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Kuakini's top volunteer serves with endless vigor

By Michael Tsai

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 22, 2014

~~<p>You can't put a price on what volunteer Lillian Takeda does for the Kua&shy;kini Health System, but you could certainly fill out one heck of a timecard.</p>
<p>Takeda, 77, has been donating her time to the Kua&shy;kini geriatric care facility since 1995. The last time anyone counted, back in December, she had contributed 21,634 hours of service &mdash; the equivalent of working 40 hours a week for more than 10 years without a break. Takeda's tally is tops among the health system's irreplaceable corps of more than 400 volunteers.</p>
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You can't put a price on what volunteer Lillian Takeda does for the Kua­kini Health System, but you could certainly fill out one heck of a timecard.

Takeda, 77, has been donating her time to the Kua­kini geriatric care facility since 1995. The last time anyone counted, back in December, she had contributed 21,634 hours of service — the equivalent of working 40 hours a week for more than 10 years without a break. Takeda's tally is tops among the health system's irreplaceable corps of more than 400 volunteers. Login for more...



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