Marion Sheu Wong

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 6, 2016
Marion Sheu Wong, 93, of Honolulu, a retired state library technician, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Janice W. Nakata and Karen W. Masgatani, brothers George and Ben Sheu, sisters Hazel Lew and Betsey Sheu, and four grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Allen J. Wheeler

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

Feb. 25, 2016
Allen J. “Speedy” Wheeler, 76, of Virginia Beach, Va., an Army veteran who served in the 101st Airborne Division, died in Hampton, Va. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Joanna O.; son Matthew Kalani; daughter Leimomi; brothers James, Russell and Douglas; sisters Mary Jane Phillips and Rochelle Wheeler; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 1 p.m. June 3 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual/aloha attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Wallace Shosei Uyehara

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 7, 2016
Wallace Shosei Uyehara, 95, of Waianae, a hog farmer, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Haruye “Edith,” sons Michael K. and Lionel H., brother Roy T., sisters Evelyn M. Tanahara and Florence A. Amano, six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Louise Mitsuko Uchiyama

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 19, 2016
Louise Mitsuko Uchiyama, 98, of Mililani, a retired account clerk at Leilehua High School and Wahiawa Adult Education School, died in Pearl City. She was born in Haleiwa. She is survived by daughters Carolyn Suzuki and Gay Okutani, brothers Satoru and Setsuji Yamagata, sister Jean Shimizu, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Posted in Death Notices

Hideo Shimabukuro

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 4, 2016
Hideo Shimabukuro, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Board of Water Supply carpenter, died in St. Francis Hospice-Nuuanu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughter Adele Lau; brothers Yoshiwo, Edward and Masao; sisters Kimie and Kameko; caregiver Lance Lau; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Raymond Santa Maria

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 30, 2016
Raymond Santa Maria, 82, of Henderson, Nev., a retired Army staff sergeant and a Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. employee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Herta “Linda” J.F.; sons Raymond and Glen “Tito”; daughters Marilyn Harriman, Rose Sojot and Michelle Santa Maria; brothers Roy Santa Maria, Leland Cadoy, and Jeffery, Harry and Rudolph Bernardino; sisters Rosetta Parengit, Gloria Torres, Brenda Bernardino, Betty Vea and Rosaline Sabino; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 3 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Kenneth Anthony Kuualoha Rickard

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 21, 2016
Kenneth Anthony Kuualoha Rickard, 81, of Ewa Beach, a Navy veteran and a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard rigger, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Patricia; sons Kenneth, Kevin and Matthew; daughters Paula Gealon and Sheila Kawahigashi; brothers Donald, Teddy and Scotty; sisters Julliet, Winona, Gwen and Eloise; 13 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. June 4 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Stanley Ramos

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 19, 2016
Stanley Ramos, 80, of Pearl City, retired chief of security for Outrigger Kauai Beach and a Navy veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by stepson Michael Baptista, stepdaughter Renee Kahawaiola and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. June 4 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Pearl City. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. June 8 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Condolences: hawaiian memorialparkmortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Robert J. Phillips Jr.

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 21, 2016
Robert J. “Unko Bobby” Phillips Jr., 48, of Kula, Maui, a hunter, fisherman and rancher, died. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by daughter Zoelynn, stepson Rusty Klutke, brother Shawn and sister Laurie Vares. Celebration of life to be held at a later date. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Victoria Emiko Okabe

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

March 27, 2016
Victoria Emiko “Vicky” Okabe, 80, of Waipahu, a retired Honowai Elementary School cafeteria helper, died in Straub Clinic and Hospital. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by daughters Jeanne Hagio, Colleen Stevens and Lynn Hiyakumoto; and three grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Hatsume Mitsunaga

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 2, 2016
Hatsume “Janet” Mitsunaga, 92, of Aiea died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Ruth Arnaldo, brother Howard O. Yoshida, sister Clara Y. Fujiwara, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Joseph Punilei Manini Sr.

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 4, 2016
Joseph Punilei Manini Sr., 85, of Waimea, Kauai, a farmer, rancher and a saddle maker, died. He was born in Makaweli Valley, Kauai. He is survived by sons Joseph Jr., Elwood and Eben; daughters Yvonne Keoho, Erna Kamibayashi, Clorinda Manini-Fiso and Bonnyjean Manini; sister Laynette Bukoski; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 4 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kekaha Ward. Services: 11 a.m.

Posted in Death Notices

Gwendolyn Mae Makepa

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 13, 2016
Gwendolyn Mae Makepa, 85, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in the Queen’s Medical Center, West Oahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons John and Darryle, daughters Patti-Mae Basso and Carmelita Makepa, brother Charles Juarez, 12 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren. Private services. Burial: 1 p.m. June 3 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information given in an obituary May 28.

Posted in Death Notices

Winona Kerstetter Lyman

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 30, 2016
Winona Kerstetter Lyman, 89, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons William K. Jr., Matthew H. and Micah Kauai; daughter Winona “Lani” Smith; brothers Wayne Kerstetter and Herman “Pappy” Higgins; sister Florence Boyd; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 3 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Lambert K.S.M. Lui Kwan

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 18, 2016
Lambert K.S.M. Lui Kwan, 89, of Pearl City, vice president of marketing for Oahu Gas and a retired Army master sergeant who served in the Korean War, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Lambert, Lyle and Gerald; sister Leocadia Miyajima; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanalua mortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

David Ray Loeding

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 21, 2016
David Ray Loeding, 61, of Keaau, Hawaii, a teacher at the Korean University of Foreign Studies, Hawaii Community College registrar, and a statistician, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Minnesota. He is survived by daughter Jinju and numerous family members. No services.

Posted in Death Notices

Manuel Carreira Lapera

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 29, 2016
Manuel Carreira “Mike” Lapera, 90, of Ewa Beach, a retired Servco Pacific auto mechanic and an Air Force veteran, died. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by sons David and Albert; daughters Paulette Hernandez, Lorna Severns and Cherly Burnett; brothers Martino and Francisco; 20 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. June 6 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual/aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Patsy Shigeno Kishimoto

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 7, 2016
Patsy Shigeno Kishimoto, 94, of Honolulu, a retired waitress, died in Hale Pulama Mau. She was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Eunice N. Hayashi, brothers Koichi and Saburo Miyamoto, sisters Sue S. Sasano and Mabel Momohara, two grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: noon June 5 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

Rachel Leilani Kalawaia-Carbonel

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 16, 2016
Rachel Leilani KalawaiaCarbonel, 58, of Huelo, Maui, a Maui Memorial Medical Center occupational therapy aide, died. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Simeon Carbonel; son Craig Kalawaia; daughters Charnel and Christty Kalawaia; parents Wendell and Mary Kalawaia; brothers Wendell Jr., Wesley and Wayne Kalawaia; sister Edna Ann KalawaiaIkemori; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. June 4 at Ballard Family Mortuary-Kahului. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Everett Konakai Kaiama

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 16, 2016
Everett Konakai Kaiama, 86, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. foreman and heavy equipment operator, a cattle rancher and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Elizabeth P.; sons Dexter and Samuel; daughters Paulette Vocal and Rachel Kaiama; stepsons Robert, Brian and David Cabuag Jr.; stepdaughter Stacey “Lani” Cabuag; brother Arthur; sister Gwendolyn Kim; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 4 at Imiola Congregational Church, Kamuela. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Joseph Kaui Kahihikolo Jr.

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 10, 2016
Joseph Kaui “Joe” Kahihikolo Jr., 66, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired Hawaiian Linen Supply laundry sorter, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Iokepa, daughter Benjaline England, stepson Curtis Kahikina, brothers Stephen and Rodney Campos Sr., sister Roberta, 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 4 at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

Robert David Joseph

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 9, 2016
Robert David Joseph, 76, of Honolulu, a professor emeritus of astronomy at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, died in Honolulu. He was born in New Castle, Pa. He is survived by wife Judy G., son Jamie, daughter Susan Sanger, brothers Edward and Paul, and a grandchild. Services: 5 p.m. June 5 at Calvary by the Sea Lutheran Church. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Symphony Chorus and/or FACE (Faith Action for Community Equity). Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Renfred Ho

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

April 26, 2016
Renfred Ho, 64, of Makawao, Maui, a service representative for a Maui retail car sales firm and a Hawaii National Guard veteran, died in Wailuku. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dale, sons Brendan and Travis, brothers Ronald and Raymond Jr., sister Lynette Bothell and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 4 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. Condolences: hawaiianmemorial parkmortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Hifumi Myrtle Fujimoto

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 16, 2016
Hifumi Myrtle Fujimoto, 90, of Kahului died in Hale Makua-Wailuku. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son Don and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. June 4 at Kahului Hongwanji. Services: 4:30 p.m. Condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Richard Kim Fah Chang

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 21, 2016
Richard Kim Fah Chang, 94, of Honolulu, an Army retiree and civil service administrator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Herta, son Steven, daughter Karen Harris, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Michael Carmichael Carr

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 20, 2016
Michael Carmichael Carr, 85, of Naalehu, Hawaii, died at home. He was born in Washington. He is survived by wife Kathleen F., daughters Constance Carr and Deborah Smith, a stepson, a stepdaughter, a grandchild, four step-grandchildren and 15 step-great-grandchildren. Services: 2:30 p.m. June 4 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 95-5323 Mamalahoa Highway. Gathering to follow at Waiohinu Park. Condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Lisa Iwalani Benson

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 13, 2016
Lisa Iwalani Benson, 51, of Pearl City, a pretrial officer for Oahu Community Correctional Center, died in Kaiser Foundation Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Shayne Pascua, daughter Shantel Pascua, mother Eloise A. Ishimine, brother Edward Benson, sister Mae Lyn Keliikoa and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 4 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Yoshiko Arakaki

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 11, 2016
Yoshiko Arakaki, 78, of Waianae died in Honolulu. She was born on Okinawa. She is survived by husband Henry H., sons Keith T. and Wyatt Y., daughter Lianne R., sisters Miyoko Shinzato and Yoneko Nonako, half sister Yukiko Tamura and a grandchild. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Patrick Danford Andres

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 14, 2016
Patrick Danford Andres, 55, of Wahiawa, a sales and installation employee, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Taryn HalmosAndres; sons Donavan and Daniel; daughters Taryn Vogelgesang, Trisha Andres and Tammie Bell; parents Max and Rosalinda; sisters Zelia Neill, Debra Majewski and Tanya Revuelto; and 12 grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. June 2 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwick oahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Enzo Amitrano

Published On May 29th, 2016 -

May 23, 2016
Enzo Amitrano, 43, of Hanapepe, Kauai, died. He was born in Switzerland. He is survived by wife Shannon; mother Clara; brothers Marco, Massimo “Max” and Alexander “Alex”; and sister Maria. Celebration of life pending.

Posted in Death Notices

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran