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Joseph James Sugai

April 19, 1948 ~ November 6, 2021 (age 73) 73 Years Old


Joseph J. Sugai, 73, of Anahola passed away on November 6, 2021 at his home. He was born on Kauai on April 19, 1948 and retired as a superintendent at Lihue Plantations.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph & Marion Sugai; brother, Stanford Sugai; father-in-law, Fred Aki Sr.; brother-in-law’s, Fred Aki Jr. and Douglas Kaeo.

Joseph is survived by his wife, Melissia Sugai; daughters, Maile (Alika) Masada, Marla (Pomai) Cockett, Ana (Mindy) Hoomanawanui-Sugai, Joeddy (Brad) Aki-Sugai, Nohi (Jessie) Pia-Sugai, Kapua (Bryson) Sugai-Salvador; sisters, Bernie Kaeo and Judy (Pat) Kelekoma; step-mother, Dora Sugai; 8 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild and numerous other relatives.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, November 21, 2021 at the Kelekoma Pasture. In Kealia, drive past the monuments and looks for signs. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM with services to follow at noon.

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