Sione “Pita” Lapale Poasi, 67 of Lahaina, passed away on February 22, 2020, at Hospice Maui Hale in Wailuku. He was born on July 30, 1952 in Haapai, Tonga. Sione was a groundskeeper at Royal Lahaina Resort until his retirement. He is survived by his wife, Florence N. Poasi; daughters, Amy Vargas, Allison (Angel) Eddins, Asela (Raymo) Poasi, Alisi (Robert) Poasi, Florence K. (Jairus) Poasi; brothers, Tuakolo Fonua, Kesitoni Fonua, Salesi Fonua; sister, Asela Fonua; grandchildren, Talisha-Ann, Tayla-Marie, Tayvia, Tia, Kamaki, Kamalani, Aukai, Righteous-Harmony, Ka’ipolei, Teresa, Qjara-Rose, Toriana, and Sariya-ann.
Sione is predeceased by his parents, Lopeti & Asela Poasi; and sister, Teuila Fonua.