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Hawaii Tourism Authority issues statement on the passing of State Senator Gilbert Kahele

Jan 27, 2016

HONOLULU, Hawaii – George D Szigeti, president and CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), issued the following statement on the passing of State Senator Gilbert Kahele.

“I am deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Senator Gil Kahele. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps, and that commitment to community shaped a great advocate for Hawaii Island, a leader in the legislature, and a true champion of our state’s tourism industry. The aloha Senator Kahele carried in his heart was felt by all those who knew him, and we will miss his thoughtful guidance and genuine friendship. On behalf of the Hawaii Tourism Authority, our hearts and prayers are with his loved ones during this extremely difficult time.”

Hawaii Tourism Authority issues statement on the passing of State Senator Gilbert Kahele
Hawaii State Senator Gilbert Kahele



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