Dr. David Lyle Stokesbary, 72, a long-time resident of South Laguna Beach, Calif., died Dec. 1 at his Waimea home. Born Dec. 16, 1939, in Ferndale, Wash., he was an orthopedic surgeon, a researcher in California and a Vietnam War Army veteran.
Friends may call at noon Dec. 5 at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery for a graveside service with military honors.
He is survived by wife, Kailin Stokesbary of Waimea; son, Tai Stokesbary of Waimea; daughters, Mei-jen Stokesbary of Waimea, Jen-ai Stokesbary (Ben Griffin) of Colorado; brothers, Burt Stokesbary of Kauai, Jon (Eileen) Stokesbary of Oahu.
Arrangements by A Hui Hou Crematory & Funeral Home of West Hawaii.