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Grace Kaiawe passes away at 81

Grace Kaiawe passed away on June 24 with her family by her bedside. She was 81 years old. Grace’s son, Dean Kaiawe, and her daughter, Lani Ng, stopped by the Kona Daifukuji Orchid Club meeting on July 10. “She really …
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In Memory: Norma Dorn Lathrop

Norma Lathrop passed away on March 1, 2012 in Falls Church, Virginia, after a courageous battle with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Beloved wife for 45 years of the late Jim Lathrop, Norma is survived by her brother Bill Dorn and his wife Sue (Medina, Ohio); and nieces Sheila Ann Walchli (Medina, OH) and Sandra Lynn Dorn (Hopedale, OH). She was predeceased by her niece Deborah Salsgiver.
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In Memory: Kikuyu “Evelyn” Kadooka

by Carol Zakahi Kikuye Kadooka, also known as Evelyn, was born on February 13, 1921 in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She was the second surviving daughter to Suetaro and Tsuya Nishina. Her oldest sister Hatsuko died at childbirth. Kikuyu “Evelyn” Kadooka, February …
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