Melvin Manabu Ooka, 86

Melvin Manabu Ooka, 86, of Pukalani, died May 1, 2014, at his home, under the care of Hospice Maui.

Private services were held.

Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.

Mr. Ooka was born Aug. 23, 1927, in Kahului, HI. He was the retired owner and operator of Ooka Sporting Goods Store in Wailuku.

Melvin is survived by his wife, Reiko Ooka; brother, Stanley (Judy) Ooka; nieces and nephews, Byron (Glennis) Ooka, Steven (Kazuko) Inouye, Jeanne (Ray) Kuwahara, Wayne (Lea) Hiratsuka, Susie (Steven) Nishida.

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