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OBITUARIES for June 4 issue

By Staff | Jun 4, 2015

Sachiko “Natalie” Fujii, 79

Sachiko “Natalie” Fujii, 79, of Kihei, and formerly of Lahaina, passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at her residence. She was born on Nov. 20, 1935 in Lahaina.

She worked at the Pioneer Mill Federal Credit Union and retired in 1998 after 37 years of service.

She was predeceased by her husband, Toshiyuki Fujii. Natalie is survived by her son, Scott Fujii; daughters, Valerie (Ward) Murashige, Laurie (Richard “Dana”) Tom; brothers, Jack (Harue) Zaan, Sammy (Mitzi) Zaan, Stanley (Eileen) Zaan; grandchildren, DeAnne (Shannon) Kahale, Keiven (Christy) Murashige, Zachary Tom, Courtney Tom; and great-grandchildren, Kiana Kahale, Blaze Kahale, Dylan Murashige, and Christian Murashige.

Private services were held. Ballard Family Mortuary assisted with the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.ballardfamilymorturies.com.


Rodrigo Pulido Paet, 49

Rodrigo Pulido Paet, 49, of Maui passed away on May 21, 2015 at Kaiser Moanalua, Honolulu. He was born on Aug. 11, 1965 in the Philippines.

Visitation will be held on Friday, June 5, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Norman’s Mortuary; prayer service starts at 7 p.m. A second service will be held on June 6 at Christ the King Church from 9 a.m. to noon. Mass will begin at 11 a.m.; graveside service at 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park Cemetery in Wailuku. Lunch will follow at Norman’s Lounge from 1 to 3 p.m.

Rodrigo was a banquet utility man at The Westin Maui Resort.

He was predeceased by his parents, Bonifacio and Dominga Paet. Rodrigo is survived by his wife, Lilia Della Paet; sons, Ryan Paet, Rodney Paet and Jeffrey Paet; sisters, Teresita Paet Cabania (Maximo Cabania-deceased) and Melveen Paet (Richard Kyan) Vicerra; grandchild, Jayden Paet; and nieces and nephews, Jessica Vicerra, Justin Vicerra and Nickolas Kyan.

Online condolences can be offered at www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.