Eva Santos Vares, 94, of Kihei, passed away on August 22, 2013 under Hospice Care. She was born August 5, 1919 in Kaupakalua, Maui.
Family and friends are invited to gather on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at St. Anthony Church, Wailuku, with visitation from 9:30 am; Mass at 11:30 am, followed by burial at Maui Veteran's Cemetery in Makawao. Borthwick Norman's Mortuary assisted with arrangements.
She was predeceased by her husband, Abel Alves Vares; her sister, Myrna Santos and brothers, Abel, Joseph and Herbert Santos.
She is survived by sons, Roland Vares of Pukalani, Maui; Clinton (Vicki) Vares of Hilo, Hawaii and Keith (Chong) Vares of Aurora, Colorado; sisters, Marie Tavares of Kula, Maui and Dorothy Pestana of Burlingame, CA; 4 grandchildren, 7 great-grand-children and numerous nephews and nieces.
She was a retired licensed practical nurse and was also an active member of St. Anthony Church. We were blessed to have her in our lives for so many years. She will be deeply missed.
Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com