John Lawrence Kahahane, 74

John Lawrence Kahahane, 74, of Lahaina, passed away on December 30, 2012 at Hale Makua in Wailuku. He was born on January 6, 1938 to Maria Oldones and Kimo Kahahane.

John will be remembered as a larger-than-life character from a strong, hard-working, fierce family. He is predeceased by his siblings: Anthony Mendes; George, Frank, Henry “Andrew”, Mary Lacar, James, Catherine Asami, and Joseph. He is survived by his daughters, Elizabeth “Lisa” Leinaala Kahahane, and “Michael” Kathy Kahahane Miller; granddaughter, Mikaela Chantel Miller; and sister, Isabella Kahahane Gabin Thompson.

Services and visitation will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at Maria Lanakila Church in Lahaina: family from 9-10 a.m.; public from 10 a.m. to 12 noon; and a memorial mass will begin at 12 noon.

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