April 11, 2014
Minoru Yamauchi, 88, of Kaneohe, an electrical engineer and an Army veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Shirley H., son Todd K. and sisters Betty Warden and Hanako Yamauchi. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
March 26, 2014
Mary Sayomi Tokimura, 91, of Lihue, a Sears Roebuck and Co. retiree, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Hamakuapoko, Maui. She is survived by son Wayne; daughters Karyn K. Tokimura, Sharleen S. Taira and Joanne M. Taguma; sisters Marian Kashigi and Gladys Fuchigami; and a grandchild. Private services.
April 2, 2014
Richard M. Tenma, 79, of Pearl City, an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Laura L.; sons Layne and Craig; daughter Dee; brother Howard; sisters Elsie Okamura and June, Mae and Pearl Tenma; and three grandchildren. Private services.
April 1, 2014
Sueno Sugimura, 95, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Hawi, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Michael Y. and Miles K., daughter Lynn S. Docktor, sister Adele Tokumaru, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
April 12, 2014
Rita Helen Sarme, 74, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a homemaker and a Women’s Army Corps veteran, died in Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Facility. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Manuel “Manning”; sons Alvin “Bino” Owens-Sarme and Manuel, James and Wayne Sarme; daughter Vanessa; brother Charles Rosa; and sisters Lucille Foster, Dorothy Rosa and Shirley Legaspi; 18 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at East Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
April 9, 2014
Burton Ryan Salas, 24, of Wailuku, a Maui Community Correctional Center adult corrections officer, died. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Bethany; unborn son Burton S.; daughter Gabrielle K.A.; parents Thomas Salas and Bernadette Cabral-Salas; brothers Benjamin Cabral and Bronson and Brenner Salas; sisters Starlene Cabral and Sheena, Shampagne and Shavana Salas; and grandparent Rose. Visitation: 4 p.m. Friday at Valley Isle Fellowship Sanctuary, 473 High St., Wailuku. Services: 5:30 p.m. Celebration of life to be held at a later date in Hilo; contact Hilo family with any questions. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries. com.
March 17, 2014
Diosdado Real “Dado” Pelaez, 86, of Waipahu, a Freeman Guards and Global Associates retiree, died in Waipahu. He was born in Marinduque, Philippines. He is survived by wife Afra P.; sons Wilfredo P., Eduardo P., Rodolfo P. and Diosdado P. Jr.; daughters Evie P. Roque, Gloria P. Melicor, Liberty F. Monsayac and Maria L.P. Pelaez; brother Teodoro R.; sister Millie; 20 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:15 a.m. Wednesday at Resurrection of the Lord Church, 94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
March 31, 2014
Larry Bunji Nakamoto, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Amsco plumber and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Care Center of Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Yasuko and brothers Warren and Theodore. Private services. No monetary offerings. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.
April 8, 2014
Alan Scott Masumoto, 48, of Waianae, a caregiver, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by mother Pat and brother James “Kimo.” Services: 9 a.m. Sunday at Pastors Park, 87-930 Farrington Highway, Waianae. Donations suggested to Powerhouse Church, P.O. Box 2536, Waianae, HI 96792.
April 4, 2014
Cecelia Kalahoano Waiwaiole Lum, 75, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Island Hospice Home. She was born on Maui. She is survived by husband Norman L.M.; sons Brett K., Robert I. and Dale T.; daughter Annette S.L. Jones; brothers Lono and Lloyd Waiwaiole; sisters Healani Waiwaiole and Nalani Taylor; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
March 14, 2014
Florence Shizuko Hasegawa, 105, of Lahaina, a Hawaii Department of Health marriage license agent, died at home. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by daughter Patricia Masumoto, six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. Celebration of life and scattering of ashes: 4 p.m. May 4 at Lahaina Jodo Mission beach pavilion. Casual attire. Donations suggested to Powerhouse Church, c/o Pat Masumoto, P.O. Box 880415, Pukalani, HI 96788.
April 10, 2014
Elaine C. Galang, 85, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sons Keith and Carlton; daughters Henriette Galang and Beverly Johnson; sisters Magdalen Anoba, Isabella Lambayan, Chris Torres, Gloria Perreira, Loretta Corniel and Pearl Vierra; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.
April 10, 2014
Mildred Sueko “Millie” Fuertes, 72, of Kekaha, Kauai, a retired Waimea High School teacher, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Lanai City. She is survived by husband Basilio “Tata Bunga” Jr.; son Kareem R.Y.; daughters Kimberly T. Kamiya and Cheryl S. Robles; brothers Stanley, Bernard and Eugene Oshima; sister Lilian Rivera; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Waimea High School front lawn. Services: 11 a.m. Private burial. Aloha attire.
March 21, 2014
Angela Mungcal Enriquez, 83, of Ewa Beach died in Aiea. She was born in Samal, Bataan, Philippines. She is survived by daughters Irene De La Cruz and Irma Colipano, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:15 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Casual attire.
March 26, 2014
Noriko Minaguchi Cossey, 84, of Honolulu, an Urasenke Tankokai Hawaii Association director, died in Honolulu. She was born in Tokyo. She is survived by son Michael, daughter Patricia Matsuo, sister Akemi Kogure and four grandchildren. Private services.
March 21, 2014
Susan Anela Ahn Chu, 94, of Kaneohe, a housekeeper for Chris Hemmeter, died in Kailua. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is survived by son Anthony “Sonny” Soares, daughter Gwendolyn Leong, seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
April 6, 2014
Janet Mae Calibraro, 76, of Honolulu, a retiree, died. She was born in Aurora, Ill. She is survived by sons Doug, Dean and Craig; sister Jean Pope; and a grandchild. Private services. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.
March 18, 2014
The Rev. Benjamin Puna Baker, 78, of Waianae, a Hawaiian Electric Co. retiree and reverend at Ark of Safety Christian Fellowship, died in Waianae. He was born in Aiea. He is survived by wife Barbara; sons Benjamin P. and Brian K.; daughters Blossom N. Meyers, Brenda-Lee Kalahiki and Brenette I. Baker; sister Lydia Escuadro; 13 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
April 12, 2014
Lola Pualani Pacheco Archuletta, 73, of Eagle Point, Ore., died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Eric Rick, Robert James Jr. and Raymond Darrell; daughter Nadine Dee-Dee Miller; brother Jeffery “Brother” Pacheco; sisters Antoinette Gayle Moore, Raina Lovey Wilson, Estelle Ulu Francisco and Tanya Andrea Powell; 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services to be held in Oregon. Flowers welcome. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society, 31 W. 6th St., Medford, OR 97501.
March 27, 2014
Catherine Ibera Agbayani, 43, of Honolulu, a Straub Clinic & Hospital registered nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Juan and Concepcion, brothers Eddie and Danilo, and sisters Maribeth George and Josephine Alonso. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:15 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park Chapel. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial at noon at the cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
CAPT. JAMES LESLIE CARR Age 75, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away March 18, 2014 in Wahiawa. Born November 4, 1938 in Sheridan, Wyoming. A 1957 graduate of Carbon High School; James served in the U.S. Army for 2 tours in Vietnam with honors including a Purple Heart. He was a member of Price Elks Lodge #1550, American Legion, Veteran of Foreign Wars, Past Commander of the Disabled American Veterans. He is survived by wife, Larraine Carr; daughters, Rayne (Frank) Jensen of UT, Gerianne Medeiros, Sarah (Michael) Tabije of LV; brother, John “Jack” Carr of UT; 5 grandchildren; 1 great- grandchild. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Monday (April 21) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
GEORGE KEOKI JAMES KAULULEHUA SANBORN III August 29, 1953-April 17, 2013 DAD, A year has passed since you left us. We love and miss you so much! You will forever be in our hearts, thoughts and prayers. Until we meet again… Love Always, Wife, Sons, Daughter, Lilikoi & Ohana