Aloha Aunty Gege Kawelo – Funeral Dec. 2 at 9:30am

Gege Kawelo (in white), at a recent celebration for the Waianae Coast Hawaiian Civic Clubs’ ahupua’a signage project.

From 11/28/12 Star Advertiser:

GEORGETTE GEGE KAWELO Age 72, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away November 16, 2012 in Waianae.

Born June 3, 1940 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Georgette was the president of the Waianae Hawaiian Civic Club, also retired Civil Servant & employee of the year. She is survived by husband, Robert “Bob” Frosch; sons, David (Aldrena) Cantrell, Ralph Cantrell, Gregory (Debra) Cantrell, Jeffrey Cantrell; daughters, Angela Cantrell, Kalokeokalani Cantrell; father, George K. Kawelo, Sr.; brothers, George Kawelo, Jr., David (Rochelle) Kawelo, Eugene (Stephanie) Kawelo; sisters, Melmanette Worthington, Ursula (Joe Fred) Mikulenka, Janmar Gonzalez, Obedine Villamor; 15 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Sunday (December 2) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Flowers Welcome. Donations may also be made to the Waianae Hawaiian Civic Club.

Waianae’s Kennedy Tulimasealii Commits to Warriors!

Kennedy Tulimasealii, Waianae HS defensive tackle. Photo by Paul Honda, Star-Advertiser 8.7.12.

Stephen Tsai, Star-Advertiser sports writer, calls Waianae High School’s Kennedy Tulimasealii “one of the state’s top high school prospects” (11.26.12). “All of us on the West Side are very proud of Kennedy,” said Sen. Shimabukuro. “I’m glad he’ll be playing for the University of Hawaii Warriors.”

Huge Shout Out to Kamu Kapoi!

From: Desiree D. Higa Hikuroa
Date: Nov. 27, 2012

HUGE SHOUT OUT TO KAMU KAPOI, for becoming a finalist in VIsalus’ Challenge Showdown. He appeared on KHON 6pm news this evening and will be in Visalus’ reality fitness series next year! WEST SIDE!