In Memory of




Obituary for Vonnie Christine Carter

Our beloved mother, sister, aunty, and friend, Vonnie Christine Carter passed away on Sunday, August 7th, 2022.

Vonnie was born on February 20th, 1950 in Long Beach, California and she was the youngest child and daughter of Thayne Carter and Wyvonne Carter (Keefer).

Her siblings include Nancy, Jerry, Diane and Chris. Vonnie is survived by her son Brandon, his wife Makalani, and her three grandchildren Mālie, Malu, and Ma'a.

Vonnie graduated from Long Beach Polytechnic High class of 1967. She studied at Long Beach City College and at the University of Hawaiʻi. She loved Hawaiʻi, its culture and made Maui her permanent home in 1977. Vonnie worked at various Art and Jewelry Galleries on Maui throughout her career.

She was a talented art curator and was gifted with a keen eye and passion for art . She loved her pets, her dog Zeus, her cat Pollo, and Bruno. Vonnie loved spending time and making memories with her ʻOhana and friends. She enjoyed tending to her plants in her beautiful backyard oasis, Vonnie lived a holistic lifestyle, and she will be missed dearly.

A Celebration of Life in honor of Vonnie Christine Carter will be held at Launiupoko Beach Park in Lahaina, Maui on Sunday, August 28th from 11am-Sunset.

Me ke aloha pau ʻole a hui hou🦋

With everlasting love and affection until we meet again...