The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001431568-01
Funeral Notices


Eileen Mahealani Bourgeois, 74, of Kailua, HI, passed away on August 5, 2023. She was born on July 25, 1950. Eileen was a creative painter and a great cook. She had a deep love for her nieces and nephews and was known for her sensitivity.

Eileen is survived by her brother, Godfrey K. H. Ahana, and her sisters, Lois N. Ahana-Vistart and Cathy T. A. Rose. She is also survived by her brother-in-law, Roger Vistart. Eileen was preceded in death by her 7 nieces and nephews – Kaulana, Cheyanne, Chante, DJ, Tehina, Whitney – as well as 17 grand nieces and nephews.

Eileen graduated from Kailua High School and later retired from Hawaiian Tel after 30 years of dedicated service. She was a talented painter and enjoyed cooking and bargain hunting in her free time.

A service to celebrate Eileen’s life will be held at St. John Vianney in Kailua. The service will take place from 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that contributions be made to a charitable organization of your choice in Eileen’s memory.

Please join us in remembering and honoring the life of Eileen Mahealani Bourgeois.

Arrangements Provided By:
Oahu Mortuary