Velma Painahala Young

February 9, 2022


Velma Painahala Young of Salem, Kentucky passed away on February 9, 2022 at the age of 82.

She was born on August 17, 1939 in Honolulu, Hawaii and was a retired administrative secretary for Kamehameha Schools, Kapalama.


She was preceded in death by her husband Henry Kai Young, mother Mabel Lujan, father Joseph Lujan, sister Valerie Palka, and grandson Brayden Young.


Velma is survived by her brother Robbie (Cindy) Lyman; sons Todd (Carrie) Young,

Rand Young; daughter, Brandee (Benona) Shouse; grandchildren, Duke Young, Brandi Young,

 Lokahi (Jasmine) Young, Micah (Brandie) Young, Brendan (Cassandra) Young,

Taylor Young; great grandchildren Jaykob, Elieana, Logan, Zarah Lin, Jaydence, Sophie,

Kaleb, Rayder, Jaxon Syrus, Sariya, Shyla; great great grandson Axel and

numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.


A service will be held on Thursday March 10, 2022 at Borthwick Mortuary in Honolulu, HI.  Visitation will begin at 5:30 PM, followed by service at 6:30 PM.

Burial will be on Friday March 11, 2022, at 9:30 AM, at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific-Punchbowl

Honolulu, Hawaii.

Local arrangements are under the direction of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services, with arrangements in Hawaii under the direction of Borthwick Mortuary in Honolulu.

To send flowers to Velma's family, please visit our floral store.


March 10, 2022

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Borthwick Mortuary
1330 Maunakea St
Honolulu, HI 96813

Funeral Service
March 10, 2022

6:30 PM
Borthwick Mortuary
1330 Maunakea St
Honolulu, HI 96813

March 11, 2022

9:30 AM
National Cemetery of the Pacific- Punchbowl
2177 Puowaina Dr
Honolulu, HI 96813

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