Benjamin Isaia Purdy, 82, of Kihei, passed away on December 3, 2012 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui on July 24, 1930.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Kaahumanu Church in Wailuku, services will begin at 11 a.m.; cremation will follow.
Ballard Family Mortuary is assisting with the arrangements.
Benjamin retired from Maui Country Club as a Food Manager. He was also a veteran of the United States Army and served in the Korean War.
Benjamin is survived by his brothers, Robert Purdy, and Palmer (Patricia) Purdy; sisters, Beatrice Kaiaokamalie, Bernice (Karl Wirtl) Higa-Wirtl, and Harriet Fukuoka.
Online condolences may be made at: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com