Frances Jane Hinton, 90

Frances Jane Hinton, 90, died peacefully at home on August 8, 2017. Born on Whidbey Island, Washington, on October 25, 1926, she graduated from the University of Washington as a member of the Delta Zeta sorority.

A world traveler, Fran settled in Lahaina, where she met her late husband, Warren Hinton. Together they owned several successful businesses and were active community members, including founding members of the Lahaina Yacht Club. Fran was an avid golfer, bridge player, and volunteer, and hostess for countless gatherings at her and Warren’s Lahaina home.

A celebration of Fran’s life will be held at the Lahaina Yacht Club on Sunday, September 24th, from 3:00 p.m. until sunset. In lieu of flowers, please donate to one of her favorite charities in her name: Lahaina Salvation Army, Christian Science Church of Kahului, Hospice-Maui, Maui Humane Society, Napili Kai Foundation, Maui Cancer Society, or East Maui Animal Refuge.