Obituary Notices: Nov. 27–Dec. 3, 2016

December 4, 2016, 8:00 AM HST
* Updated December 5, 7:14 AM
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Sione Latamai Manupuna
October 8, 1942 – November 27, 2016

Sione Latamai Manupuna, 74, of Kīhei, Maui, passed away on Nov. 27, 2016, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on Oct. 8, 1942, in Niuafoo’u, Tonga.

Visitation will be held from 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, at St. Theresa Catholic Church, continuing overnight. Mass will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, at St. Theresa Catholic Church; burial will follow, 11:30 a.m., at Valley Isle Memorial Park Cemetery in Haʻikū.

Sione was a Houseman at Maui Hill Resort.

He is survived by his sons, Lakalaka (Odetta) Manupuna, Lafaele (Yvonne) Manupuna; daughters, Ana (Lemani) Vena, Makalita (Loma) Falekaono, Mele Manupuna – deceased; brothers, Lafaele (Holeva) Manupuna, Penisimani (Malia) Lakalaka, Leopino (Meleana) Lakalaka, Isitolo ( Tupe ) Lakalaka; sister, Makalita (Hatimu – deceased) Letisi; grandchildren, Joshua Sione Manupuna, Jessica Ana Manupuna, Patelesio Nikola Vena, Jamiee Alakoka-Halatetefa Manupuna, Atu Loma Falekaono, Lafaele Elijah Falekaono, Ofa-He-Lotu Falekaono, Katalina Falekaono, Amanaia Manupuna, Aisea Suka Manupuna; and great grandchildren, Nathaniel Vena and Eziekiel Latamai Vena.


Elizabeth “Beth” Woolsey-Lee Daniels
February 6, 1940 – November 22, 2016


Elizabeth “Beth” Woolsey-Lee Daniels, 76, of Kula, Maui, passed away on Nov. 22, 2016, under the care of her loving family and Hospice Maui. She was born on Feb. 6, 1940, in Wailuku, Maui.

Visitation will be held from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, at St. Anthony Church in
Wailuku; mass will begin at 11:00 a.m. and burial will follow at 1:00 p.m., at the Maui Veteran’s Cemetery
in Makawao.

Mrs. Daniels retired after 23 years of dedicated service as a teacher with Kahului Elementary School. Beth is also remembered as an active member in the community who devoted much of her time in faith to the Holy Ghost Catholic Church.


She is survived by her husband, Ronald Dean Daniels; son, Ronald Kalani Daniels (Emma), daughter, Jennifer “Jenny” Daniels (Wilfredo “Chris” Christie); sisters, Milvirde Woolsey-Lee Franks, Mary Jean Woolsey-Lee Gose; and grandchild, Austin Daniels.

She is predeceased by her parents Samuel Woolsey-Lee and Ludie Baptiste Woolsey-Lee.

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