Samuel Kaomi Akina, 74, of Hilo, passed away on June 16, 2019 at Hilo Medical Center. He was born on March 21, 1945 on Oahu. He was a heavy equipment operator with Local 3 Operating Engineers.
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Hilo services to be held on Friday, July 5, 2019 at Ballard Family Mortuary Hilo, 570 Kinoole Street, Hilo, HI 96720. Viewing at 2:30pm, Service at 3:00pm.
Oahu services to be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Laie North Stake Center, 55-103 Lanihuli Street, Laie, HI 96762. Visitation at 10:00am, Service at 11:00am.
Samuel is survived by spouse Wilhelmina Leinaala “Billie” Akina of Hilo; mother Dora K Akina of Oahu; hanai son Lawrence Akina of Oahu, Daniel Dayoan of Hilo, step sons Paul Day, Jacob Magarro, Walter Aipa, Dino Akina, Buddy Kamakeaina all of Oahu; daughter CharLee (Kealii) Akina of Oahu, step daughters Paula Young, Leo Santiago, Chong Akina, Noe Noe Akina all of Oahu; brothers John (Christina) Akina of California, Nephi (Debbie) Akina of Hilo, Brian Akina of Oahu; sisters Clarice (Richard) Stick of California, Priscilla (Jeffery) Jong of Oahu, Mayette (Kosena) Funoi Moana of Oahu. And several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by: Ballard Family Mortuary Hilo