Emil Spencer


Emil Spencer

Emil “Kapio” Kapioanuenue Spencer, 59, of Pahoehoe died May 26, 2013, at Kona Community Hospital. Born May 16, 1954, in Kealakekua, he formerly worked with Glover Construction as a heavy equipment operator, was a supervisor for Kona Coffee Co-op, a state Highway Division worker, a records clerk for Hawaii County Police and a rancher for McCandles Ranch.

Friends may call at 9 a.m. June 29 at Pukaana Congregational Church for a 10:30 a.m. service. For more information, call 747-0410.

He is survived by wife, Noreen Spencer of Pahoehoe; sons, Emil (Morgan) Spencer III of Ocean View, Aukake (Marion Salvador) Spencer of Keauhou; daughters, Nalani Spencer of Pahoehoe, Kainoa (Melvin Palea Jr.) Haalilio of Honaunau; hanai daughters, Sheila-ann (Hansel) Baniaga of Opihihaele, Aloha Reeves of Napoopoo, Linda (Carlos) Zuniga of Captain Cook; hanai sons, Randall (Char) Pule Sr. and Rudy Haalilio, both of Honaunau, Bradley Ahia of Pahoehoe; sister, Blossom Sapp of San Diego; brother, Jewett (Regina) Spencer of Kealakekua; hanai brothers, William (Gabriel) Lucas of Ocean View, Cornel (Laura) Carlos of Honomalino Mauka; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.