Joan Antonia Pacheco, 87

Joan Antonia Pacheco, 87, of Kahului passed away peacefully at home on December 5, 2019. She was born on May 30, 1932 in Kaheka, Maui to the late Carlos and Sebastiana Melendez.

She is predeceased by her husband, Henry T. Pacheco and 14 brothers and sisters. Joan was a faithful member of First Assembly of God, King’s Cathedral. She was a great woman of God, very faithful and a prayer warrior. Joan retired from Kaiser Permanente in Wailuku. She loved all her grandchildren and great grandchildren and just became a great-great grandmother.

Joan is survived by her children, Cheryl Pacheco, Henrietta Kekaha, Mark Pacheco; grandchildren, Robert (Brenda) Puu III, Cherilyn “Ui” (Lawrence “LD” Demello) Kelekoma, Tera Lee Puu, Rayann Sagon, Rachel Sagon, Roselani Kekaha, Hanale (Shantel Fernandez) Kekaha, Jennine Pacheco, Cherish Pacheco, Marlene Pacheco, Joshua Pacheco, Ali’i Decambra, Josiah Pacheco; great grandchildren, Aryal Jardines, Kaulana Puu, Leimana Puu, Koali’i (Mya Santos) Puu, Kaililau Puu, Justin “Kaeo” Kelekoma, Koni Demello, Kama Demello, Kainalu Mengual, Izaiah Puu, Milliana “Mia” Mengual, Kameahope Mengual, Ryan Sagon, Litty Obet, Kaiana Kekaha, Anela Kekaha, Shyra-Ann Fernandez, Jayden Kauai-Kekaha, Damien Lau, Nalea Kekaha, Nainoa Kekaha, Liloa Kekaha, Shayla Pacheco-Vinuya, Cameron Pacheco-Vinuya, Cruze Vinuya, Aukele Decoite; great-great grandchild, Alachi Puu; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at King’s Cathedral. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. with services to begin at 10:00 a.m. Burial to follow at Maui Memorial Park in the Garden of Meditation at 12:30 p.m.

The family of Joan Pacheco would like to thank Island’s Hospice and King’s Cathedral.

Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com