Obituary for Herbert Kaluau
Mr. Herbert Kaluau Sr., 93 years young, of Waiehu, Maui, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at his residence in Waihe'e, Maui under the care of his daughter Chantel-Vanessa, son-in-law Kama Ka`aikaula, Island Hospice, Dr. Howard Barbarosh and Dr. Diane Nagasaka. `Ohana and Hoaaloha are invited to gather for funeral services on Friday, January 26, 2018 Norman's Mortuary 105 Wailale Road, Wailuku, Maui. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. with a service at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park in Wailuku. Norman's Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.
Mr. Kaluau was born on June 6, 1924 in Waiehu, Maui Territory of Hawai`i. He was a retired Linesman for Maui Electric Company; Veteran for the U.S. Army; Founder and Member of the Hawaiian Men's Golf Club circa 1970; avid golfer and lawai`a.
He is predeceased by his parents Auhana Kalua`u and Mary Lamia Ualua Kula Kealoha; wife, Mary Kau`ilani Kahalekai; son, Joseph Kaluau; two daughters, Lorna May Kaluau and Cyrilla May Kaluau; three brothers, William, Edward and George Kaluau; two sisters, Helen Carinio and Adele Kahalekai; grandson Cy Kahalekai.
He is survived by three daughters, Chantel-Vanessa Ka`aikaula (Kama), Joella Kaluau, Sandra Ann Akina (Douglas); three sons Herbert "Bucky" Kaluau (Barbara), Bj Kaluau (Kalei) and Kenneth Kahalekai (Wizzie); 17 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.