Obituary for Washington "Wash" Amotai
Washington “Wash” Amotai, 37, of Wailuku, passed away on November 9, 2017 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on November 17, 1979 in Seattle, Washington.
Visitation will be held from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Kahului Ward, service will begin at 12:30 p.m., and burial will follow at 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.
Washington formerly worked as a Warehouse Manager for B.J. Furniture Store. He was also a guitarist and musician for bands such as Homestead and Pac Vibe.
He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, son, and brother.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline Lisiniaimoana Hafoka-Amotai; son, Lapana-Hafoka Washington Tauaifaiga; daughters, Muaulu Sia Washington Amotai, and Loseli Tu’uholoaki Brenda Washington Amotai; mother, Sosefina Natalia Pahulu-Amotai; sisters, Muaulu Lapana Amotai-Pousima (Mo Pousima), Muaulu Nancy Pahulu-Lopez (Saul Lopez), and Sisilia Pahulu-Knowles (David Knowles); brothers, Akerei Lapana Amotai (Fanga’alu Taufa-Amotai), and Benji Hafoka Amotai; numerous nieces, and nephews.
Washington is predeceased by his daughter, Loselisia Washington Hafoka-Amotai; and father, Lapana Akerei Amotai.