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Obituary for Benjamin William Pomaikaiokalani Ko

Benjamin William Pomaikaiokalani Ko, 62

Benjamin William Pomaikaiokalani Ko, 62 of Wailuku, Maui passed away on August 20, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on September 15, 1956 in Lahaina, Maui.

Benjamin is survived by his wife, Maria Teresa Ko; Maria’s children, Denmarc Rubio, Danica Marie Rubio (Andrew Laborte), Mark Daniel Rubio; his children, Jo-An (Glenn) Costa, Sr., Eryck (Terry) Bautista , Stella (Robbie) Silva, Joann, Jos-lynne (Rich) Young, Natalie Almeida, Geraldine (Alex) Gonsalves, Cheryl (Peter) Hotta, Patrick Bautista; 23 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; siblings, Robbie (Linda) Ko, Sissa Ko, Jamie Ko; nieces, nephews, many friends from CDL and OGG ohana and many extended family. He is predeceased by his wife of 30 years, Violet Ko; mother, Alice Ko; father, Benjamin Ko Sr.; brother, Clyde Ko.

Burial will be held on Friday, September 13, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Maui Veterans Cemetery.