Allen S. Matsumoto, 68

Allen S. Matsumoto, 68, of Kula, passed away on September 22nd, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. Allen was born in upper Paia to Masaru and Alice Matsumoto.

After graduating from Maui High School in 1967, he joined the army, completing his term of service as a medic. Upon returning to Maui he worked as a heavy equipment mechanic at Fuku Construction Co. and later worked 28 years for the County of Maui, in the Finance Department as a Motor Vehicle Safety Check Inspector. While working full time with the County, he attended the The Aloha School of Massage Therapy and became a licensed massage therapist.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his former wife, and good friend, Pamela Kantarova (Richard Sylva); three daughters, Iris, Rose and Lilia; brother, Leslie (Loretta); and sister, Loreen (Fred) Jue. He also leaves behind a number of cousins, nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held at Norman’s Mortuary on Saturday, September 30th, beginning at 10:30am, with visitation at 10am.

The family would like to thank MMMC ICU doctors and nurses for their compassionate care of Allen.

Condolences may be sent at: