Our Beloved father, Clarence Moniz, Sr., of Pukalani, passed away on November 1, 2022 at his home under Hospice Maui care.
Clarence, known to most as ‘Pops’, was born on March 11, 1930 in Sprecklesville Paia in Maui to Frank Moniz and Mary Pereira Fevella. He was the fifth of 6 siblings.
Clarence served in the U.S Army in the 1953 Korean War as a Truck Driver. He also retired from Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Company as a utility Truck Driver and spent most of his time after at home landscaping and doing house repair. Although very busy, he enjoyed staying home helping with babysitting and visiting friends and family. He will be dearly missed.
He is predeceased by his loving wife of 65 years, Christine Kalei Apo Moniz and leaves behind two sons, Clarence (Merlinda) Moniz Jr. and Randolph M. Moniz; Grand-daughters, Jamielynn B. Moniz, Nhoelyn (Junares) Villa, Kyle Moniz, and Gwendolyn Moniz; and His great grandchildren, Eli Moniz, Alyanna Villa and Belle Villa.
Special Mahalo to Hospice Maui for their overwhelming care of support and Meals on wheels, Kaunoa Senior Services.
A service over ashes will be held on Wednesday November 23, 2022 at St. Joseph’s Church in Makawao. 8:30 am Family visitation, 9:30am Public Visitation, 10:30am Eulogy, 11am Mass Service and luncheon to follow. Burial will be at Maui Veterans Cemetery at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, lei only please.
Online Condolences to: www.normansmortuary.com