Melsihna Konarahl Ramon Folau, age 56, peacefully passed in her home on June 15, 2022 of cancer. She was born November 19, 1965 in Pelenekous, Pingelap, Pohnpei to Konarahl Ramon and Melihser Phillip Paul. She is the eighth of nine siblings. At age twelve, she was baptized and became a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She graduated from Thomas Edison High School in Alexandria, Virginia and Brigham Young University- Hawaii. On December 21, 1985, she married the love of her life, Oulono Folau in the Laie Hawaii Temple. While growing in her teaching career at Pacific Heritage Academy, Melsihna earned a masters degree from Western Governors University. Throughout her life, she enjoyed food, music, travel, and service, especially among community events and cultural groups connecting her to her heritage.
She is survived by her husband; four children- Lisa, Carlene, Kehaulani, and Christian; and one grandson; as well as siblings: Mellyanna Langinmes, Maderson Ramon, and Melsihner Hadley. She is proceeded in death by her parents, brothers: Derson Ramon, Kohne Ramon, Nerson Ramon, Oarson Ramon, and sister Liwiana Ioanis.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday June 25, 2022 at 10:00 AM at Memorial Redwood Mortuary and Cemetery located at 6500 South Redwood Road in West Jordan, Utah. To view a livestream of the service, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1057582885179138/.
You’ll be forever in our hearts ♥️ Mel. Send my love to my Dad and all his brothers for they’ll be frontline awaiting your arrival together with your immediate family members at the other side of the veil. Rest in His Loving Arms! Love you!