WH6WI Doug Catahara SK


Amateur Radio operator Doug Cataraha (WH6WI) died on Wednesday, 09 November 2022.

Views expressed in this Amateur Radio News update are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Accessed on 12 November 2022, 0419 UTC.

Source:  Email message from Dave Pacheco (AH6OD).

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It is with a heavy heart that I am passing the following news.  Today we have learned that Amateur Radio operator Doug Cataraha is Silent Key.  He was well known on CW and VOICE on HF.

Doug – WHISKEY HOTEL 6 Wild Indian (WH6WI) passed away on Wednesday 09 November 2022
Doug would access the allstar network through the NH6M repeater in Kailua Kona.  He will be sorely missed.  Our condolence goes out to his Ohana.  I was advised of Doug’s passing from his grandson Dwayne.
We don’t have any details on funeral arrangements and will be awaiting more information.  Once we get the information will pass along to the group.  Please forward this to others.
WH6WI Hawaii flag Hawaii
74 5158 HIMENI PL

Humble Heart
Dave Pacheco – AH6OD

Reminder:  The Big Island Amateur Radio Club Christmas Party is set for Saturday, 10 December 2022, 1400 HST, at the Keaau Community Center.

Aloha es 73 de Russ Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section


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