81, of Makakilo, Hawaii, passed away on March 1, 2021. Alvin was born in Honolulu and a retiree of the Operator's Engineering Union, Local 3. He is survived by sons Alvin Kaohu Nishimura (Rotina), La'a Velardo (Ami), Dean Kapena (Janie), Hekili Kaohu, caregivers Kea & Butch Motas. Survived by grandchildren Kahea, Kekai, Anuhea, Samee, Heather, Lauryn, Micah, Rain, Xander, Lilinoe, Ikaika & Kaleo; 9 great- grandchildren. Also survived by sister Aileen "Rocky" Gaza, sister-in-law Dale Uilani Villa; Step-daughters Autumn Glover, Destryee Jachinto & step-son Dawe Glover. Preceded in death by wife Rosalei, daughter Debbie Kaohu-Kanekoa, brothers Freeman & Arthur Allen, Vernon Villa & Walter (Pancho) Kaohu.
There will be an "Ohana" gathering for Mr. Kaohu at Magic Island, Ala Moana Beach Park (enter Waikiki side of park) on May 4, 2021 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Burial at sea for family members to follow immediately after gathering. Please for safety of yourself and others, wearing of masks and social distancing is required.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased