Evelyn passed away peacefully at her home in Kaimuki on July 3, 2021. She was predeceased by her husband, Douglas Kamakawiwoole, and is survived by sons Len "Brada" and Lee "Kalani", daughters Leilani, Lin, and Lea, 18 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by siblings Robert Tanaka, Iwalani Gomard, Wilma Makilan, Edward Tanaka, Louise Nawatani, and Kenneth Villabrille, and a multitude of nieces and nephews.
Services will be in Honolulu at Diamond Head Mortuary, on Friday, August 13, 2021. Visitation is open to the extended family and friends at 9:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., followed by private services then burial at Diamond Head Cemetery.
Arrangements Provided By:
Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel