James “Oscar” Matsui, 66

James “Oscar” Matsui, 66, of Lahaina, passed away on October 25, 2013 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui on March 3, 1947.

Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Ballard Family Mortuary, service over urn to begin at 10:00 a.m.

Oscar’s career with the Department of Education began as a teacher, followed by a counselor, and he retired in administration as a Telecommunications Specialist II.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Matsui; daughter, Kelcie (Kalani Kaleiopu); sons Brent (Anna Sable) Matsui, Blake Matsui; granddaughters, Kiara Galicinao, and Stacia Eng; sisters, Jackie (Clark) Hashimoto, Wendi (Clifford) Reyes.

Online condolences may be made at: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com