CHARLES K.C. FU
Charles “Papa” Fu of Hanapepe passed away at home on September 25, 2015 at the age of 102. Born on June 24, 1913, in Wailua, Kauai he was a truck driver with Olokele Sugar.
He is survived by his sons Charles (Bonnie) Fu of Hanapepe, Douglas Fu of Wailua, and Calvin (Jeanne) Fu of Hanapepe; daughters, Lydia Kaohi of Eleele and Thelma (Damascio) Ruiz of Omao; twenty-seven grandchildren; sixty-eight great-grandchildren; forty-three great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Hattie Baptiste of Florida, Ellen “Ah Lan” (Thomas) Kaneakua of O’ahu, and Anna “Lin Oui” Pacheco of O’ahu; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his son Solomon Fu Sr.; son-in-law, Lionel Kaohi; daughter, Agnes (Thomas) Fujigami; daughter-in-law, Ululani Pupuhi Fu; grandchildren, Charles Edward Fu and Stella Kahealani Fu Ortiz; parents, Lung Shak Fu and Phoebe Kelekoma; brothers, Harry (Ela-nor) Fu, Lono “Kwai Mun” (Francis) Fu, and Edwin “Ah Meng” (Clara) Fu; and sisters, Helen “Lin Choy” (George) Hitchcock, Lillian K. (Abraham) Mundon, and Emma (Joseph) Cummings.
Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, October 17th, 2015 at the Kalaheo Ward of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Visitation will begin at 8:30 AM with services to follow at 11 AM. Burial will be at Kauai Memorial Gardens.
The family suggests aloha attire and are respectfully declining flowers.