We the family of the late Esther Hope “Jake” Kalama would like to thank the following people who helped us with the celebration of the life of our mother:
Molokai Yacht Club for use of the facilities; Kualapu`u Ranch for use of the EZ up and tables/chairs; Keoki Pescaia for the use of the EZ up; to the Kitchen crew: Jackie, Pamela and Chell; the Cooks: Norman and Missy Levi for the fried fish, oio patties and raw oi;Vaai, Omi, Jari and Uso Seumalo from the prepping and cooking the deer meat and fish; Vina Tanaka for cooking the chicken long rice; Tarrah Horner for getting our flyers and programs done and the desserts; Stefani Bush for the dessert; Uncle Chauncey for the pickled onion and butter mochi; the Lovell’s (Aunty Jane, Cousin Lori and Althea) for the poi and sweet potatoes; Kalae Tanganon and Ohana for the beautiful flowers arrangements; Charleen Tinao for the lovely table arrangements and for always being there; Kukui O Molokai (Adolph Helm) for the use of the canoes; Eddie Medeiros and Molokai Fish and Dive for the use of their boats; Dart Bicoy for the refreshments and use of his boat; Molokai Fire Dept; Hayaku Gas and Go; Wayne Meyer and Shirley Rawlins for the ice; O.O.F. (Only on Fridays) for the use of the sound system and music. (Jr., Bryson, Kevin, Kawika and Stacy); the Tancayo’s (Aunty Irene, Wendi-Liz and Liko) for the delicious dinners and all the paper goods; the Relief Society of Latter Day Saints (Kaunakakai Ward) for the dinners; Nona Kaawa and Louella Albino for the refreshments; Coffees of Hawaii for the use of the tables and for the refreshments on Saturday; Kaunakakai Baptist Church for use of the podium; all the helpers: Doug and Flo Bush, Jonah Lindo, Kandis and Kian; all the family who worked hard setting up, cleaning up, prepping, cutting, cooking, picking flowers, sewing leis, making the slideshow; all our spouses for their love and support during this time.
If we have forgotten anyone, please forgive us.
Kanani, Jerome Jr., Jeffrey, Kapua and Sandy