Obituaries for July 8

Shawn Kainoa Kahalewai, 54, of Hilo died June 10 in Hilo. Born in Hilo, he was a laborer for Island Moving Co. who loved the beach, fishing and being with his wife and family. Private celebration of life 3-9 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2024 at hale of Caylan and Trena Ua, 128 Hoohua St. in Hilo on Panaewa Homestead. Casual attire, flowers welcome. Not open to the public: family and immediate friends contact niece, Caseyleigh Sabate-Hauanio for info. Survived by wife, Jolene Kahalewai of Hilo; son, Vance Davis; hanai sons, James Hi‘ilei, Rylan Hi‘ilei, Jacob Puakea and Joshua Soares; hanai daughters, Genesis Puakea, Caseyleigh (JB) Sabate-Hauanio and Leinani Sabate; brother, Richard (Tanya) Kahalewai; sisters, Rachael “Shelly” Sabate and Roxanne “Roxy” Kahalewai; hanai brothers, Richard “Tonto” (Akalina) Spencer, Chucky Spencer, Earl “Boy” Kanae and Mana Aguiar; father in-law, James Lawrence; brother in-law, Jeremy “Joanne” Lawrence; sister in-law, Jenilee “Jake” NacNac-Lawrence; a grandson; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.