Ernest Feiteira Jr, was born to Ernest Sr. and Loretta Feiteira (Kawohi) on September 6, 1951 in Wailuku,Maui Hawaii.
Ernie, Pineapple, Ernie Boy, and Jr. are some of the names that many Family and Friends called him. He was raised in Paia Maui Hawaii. Ernest graduated from Maui High School. He spent most of his days at Hookipa Park surfing, hanging out with friends, and twin bruddah Levy.Ernest moved to St. Louis back in the earlier 80’s and joined the Local Cement Masons Union and continued his career as a cement finisher/laborer. He brought his Hawaiian heritage to St. Louis and never lost his love for his Island. Anyone that met Ernest knew that his love for people was genuine. He was a kind hearted and loyal individual almost to a fault. Ernie retired and spent most of his days walking and fishing.He leaves to cherish his memories, his adult children: Jessica “Jessie” Kaleialoha Feiteira-Thomas (Andre), Eric Haleakealii Feiteira (Cathy), Nicholette “Kanani” Kanani Hoku Feiteira, Amalia Jean Feiteira. He had 7 grandchildren (Jasmine, Alexis, Desiree, Andre Jr., Alona, Jade, and Joseph) and 2 great-grandchildren (Mehki and Mehlani).His siblings: Levy Feiteira Sr. (twin), Sharon Mili Feiteira-Rarick (Scott), & GraceMary Watanabe-Romias (George), and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, & brother-in-laws, other relatives and friends will miss his warm heart.