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COURTESY REIPLINGER FAMILY James Kawika “Rap” Reiplinger was a rascal even as a lad growing up in Waialae Kahala. He is seen here with his sisters Dede, left, and Holly.
COURTESY REIPLINGER FAMILY,br />The Reiplinger family at youngest daughter Holly’s graduation from Punahou School in 1977. Parents Lila and Frank are also pictured with oldest daughter Dede and son James Kawika, who got the nickname “Rap” as a deejay at KTUH radio at the University of Hawaii.