Allen B. (Keola) Richardson died in Honolulu at the age of fifty-six years,
after a five-year fight with lung cancer. He was Program Director of the
University of Hawaii Integrated Orthopaedic Residency Program and Professor of
Orthopaedic Surgery at the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University
of Hawaii at Manoa.Keola was born in Honolulu, the son of Florence and B. Allen Richardson.
Keola's father, "Buster," was the first board-certified Hawaiian