Eliza Kahelelani Kahale Kamelamela Poaipuni of Ho`olehua died on March 25, 2011 at the Molokai General Hospital, at age 55. She was born March 15, 1956 in Honolulu. She was preceded in death by her husband Mark Poaipuni.
She is survived by daughters Alohalani, Hauoli, Pomaikai, and Kahelelani Poaipuni, all of Ho`olehua; mother May Kamelamela; father Robert Kamelamela (deceased); brothers Mallory Kamelamela, Robert (deceased) and wife (Leann) Kamelamela; Derrick (Roxanne) Kamelamela; Michael (deceased) and wife (Michelle) Kamelamela; sisters Danette “Sis” (Jas) Cuello-Kamelamela, Jacque (Cameron) Hiro, Karen Jo McMichael, Rosemary (Johnnie) Vaivao; mother-in-law Ruth Poaipuni; sister-in-law Carol Ann Kaauwai; brothers-in-law Jonah J. (Mapu) Poaipuni, Clayton M. Poaipuni, Timothy B. Poaipuni (deceased); and many beloved nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Friday, April 8, 2011 from 9 a.m. with service at 10 a.m. at the Kalanianaole Hall in Kalamaula, Molokai. Cremation to follow.