April 19, 2013
Francis Akau, of Fallon, Nevada passed away at his home on April 19, 2012, with his loved ones by his side.
Francis is survived by his beautiful wife of 54 years, Donnita June Akau; sons and daughters: Don Akau and family, Claudia Akau and family, Betty Akaupablo and family, Christine Tupuola and family, Mark Akau and family; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and only one surviving sibling of Hawaii, Barbara Badayos.
Francis was preceded in death by his father, Lawrence Kaena Akau; mother, Claudia Dena Akau Young; brothers, Archie Akau, Leroy Akau, Harry Akau and Thedor Akau; along with granddaughter, Kawailani Akau.
Forever will our hearts cherish his beautiful memories.
A Celebration of Francis’s life will arranged with The Gardens Funeral Home, 2949 Austin Highway Fallon, NV. Inurnment with Full Military Honors will be held on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 11 a.m. at The Gardens Cemetery Veterans Section.
Special thank you goes to Lorretta Guazzini of The Gardens Funeral Home for all her kindness, care and guidance she provided our mother and XL Hospice for all their care they provided for our father and family, along with all our family and friends for all their prayers and blessings... Our hearts go out to each and every one of you.