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Hakai Ese Finau

December 20, 1940 ~ April 9, 2019 (age 78)


Akai Ese Finau passed away on April 9, 2019 from Parkinsons/aspiration complications at the University of Utah Medical Center. Akai was born December 20, 1940 in Faleasiu, Samoa to Ausaga Tofiga and Fesola'i Finau, Husband of Viiga Salave'a Finau.

Son, Brother, Loving Husband and Father, Dear Grandfather, you will always be remembered missed and loved. Journey safe back to your external resting place. Matthew 7:1-2 Judge not, that ye be not judged. For with what judgement ye judge ye shall be judged: and with what measure ye mete it shall be measured to you again.

Akai is Preceded in death by Viiga Salave'a Finau (wife),  Hakai Zachary Taufu'i (grandson), Sakaria Finau (brother), Leleiga Ieremea (sister), Tasi Vaitoo (sister).

Akai is survived by Elizabeth Moananu-Salapo (Kitiona), Simele Moananu Sr., Christine Seufanafana Moananu-Fa'alogo (Penati), Tina Frannie Finau-Faumuina (Ioane Jr.), Elizabeth Christina Finau, Belinda Finau, Le'a Finau (brother), Iaeli Eteuati (sister), Nita Pepe Siaosi, (sister), Pulemalie Finau (brother), Tina Fesola'i (sister), Filemu Finau (brother).

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Celebration of Life
April 23, 2019

11:00 AM
Aspen Funeral Home and Cremation Center
459 West Universal Circle
Sandy, UT 84047

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