Darryl Weiss

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June 7, 2015
Darryl Weiss, 44, of Mountain View, Hawaii, an information technology manager at Kahi Mohala Behavioral Health on Oahu, died at home. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Emily C., parents Martin and Ann, and brothers Daniel and David. Private services. Donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo or tea4darryl.org.

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Misitana Atimua Tu’umalo

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June 15, 2015
Misitana Atimua Tu’umalo, 77, of Tutuila, American Samoa, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard welder and sandblaster, died in American Samoa. He was born in Manu’a, American Samoa. He is survived by sons Luke Laejer, Ioane P. Misitana, Junior Tu’umalo-Mareko, Kaiser Tu’umalo and Tanner Scanlan; daughters Jel Dasalla, June Sula and Rosemarie Tu’umalo; brothers Lagu, Mose and Salanoa; sisters Miriama Tu’umalo and Meleane Taunuuga; 30 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Genevieve Myrtle Tavares

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June 1, 2015
Genevieve Myrtle “Dotson” Tavares, 85, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a former parts fabricator for Boeing Co., died in Hale Hoola Hamakua. She was born in Caldwell, Idaho. She is survived by husband Eugene “Gino,” sons Robert and John Harris, daughter Jackie LaFrance, brother John H. Dotson, nine grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Honokaa Salvation Army chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokaa County Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Read Francis Spencer

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June 16, 2015
Read Francis Spencer, 65, of Kailua died at home. He was born in Spokane, Wash. He is survived by son Taylor, daughter Daneka Vasconcellos, brother Ted and two grandchildren. Inurnment services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery in Kaneohe. Casual attire. Paddle-out services: 1 p.m. Thursday at Kainui Drive, located at Kailua Bay, 810 N. Kalaheo Ave.

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Bernardo Santiago Sr.

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June 27, 2015
Bernardo Santiago Sr., 81, of Kualapuu, Molokai, a construction worker, died in Kualapuu. He was born in Kuau, Maui. He is survived by wife Loretta; sons Ronny Larry and Gene, Bernardo Jr. and Lloyd Santiago; daughters Lorelynn and Cheryl; 18 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 8 a.m. July 17 at St. Damien Catholic Church in Kaunakakai, Molokai. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. No wreaths.

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Khloe Perry-Pogia

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June 10, 2015
Khloe Perry-Pogia, infant daughter of Joanna L.K. Perry and Ronald F. Pogia, of Honolulu, died at the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is also survived by grandmothers Julieanna Perry and Loretta Pogia. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m.

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Herminio U. Pante Sr.

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June 28, 2015
Herminio U. “HP” Pante Sr., 72, of Kahului, Maui, a retired Pioneer Mill tractor driver, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by former wife Betty; sons Herminio U.J. Jr. and John D.; daughter Sheri Lucas; brothers Carmelito and Dulery L.; sisters Rosita Sarol, Elena Aguinaldo, Elisia Tabilin and Loida P. Ramones; seven grandchildren; and three hanai grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Norman’s Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park Cemetery in Haiku, Maui. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Melvin Katsumi Nakagawa

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June 18, 2015
Melvin Katsumi “Mel” Nakagawa, 72, of Kaneohe, a Sparc Enterprises business owner and a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard electronics supervisor, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jean, daughter Lisa Ogimoto and a grandchild. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Kalihi Union Church, 2214 N. King St. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. No flowers. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Ayako Motoyoshi

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June 16, 2015
Ayako Motoyoshi, 85, of Aiea, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Minoru and sister Blanche Mitsushima. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Aiea Kingdom Hall, 99-210 Heleconia Place.

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Yoshie Morishige

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May 14, 2015
Yoshie Morishige, 92, of Aiea died in Waipahu. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by brothers Danny, Kenneth and Stanley; and sisters Laura M. Mugitani and Jeanette Hanagami. Private services.

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Buddy E. Morgan

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June 26, 2015
Buddy E. “Eddie Paro” Morgan, 75, of Waianae, an employee for Reed & Martin and Swinerton, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Theorne; sons Byron, Edward and Pernell Morgan; daughters Ivy, Angela and Laura; brothers Roland, Ricky and Boy Paro; sisters Valerie Hernandez and Lani Pacheco; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Roy Yasuo Miyamoto

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June 3, 2015
Roy Yasuo Miyamoto, 77, of Hono-lulu, a retired electrician for A-1 A-Lectrician and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Claudia; sons Dean and Marc; daughter Lynne; sisters Mildred Shimamura, Dorothy Yano and Shirley Fuji; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Joseph Perry Merkel

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June 21, 2015
Joseph Perry “Harbor Joe” Merkel, 62, of Kapaa, Kauai, who repaired boats and trailers, died at home. He was born in Kentucky. He is survived by son Jake, daughters Ellan Jones and Rebecca Merkel, mother Evelyn, brother John, sister Frances Evola and four grandchildren. Celebration of life: noon Saturday at Lihi Beach. Scattering of ashes: 1 p.m. Potluck to follow. Call Mike Malone at 635-8131 to coordinate potluck.

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James August Medeiros Sr.

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June 23, 2015
James August Medeiros Sr., 82, of Kula, Maui, a retired dairy farmer and plumbing contractor, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Bernice Lane, son James “Jimbo” A. Jr., daughter Loralee K. Mauri, sister Betty Ann Thomas, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Akiko Matsuura

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June 13, 2015
Akiko Matsuura, 89, of Kaneohe, a retired Straub Clinic & Hospital receptionist, died at the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by sons Wayne A. and Bruce T., daughters Claire S. Muranaka and Leila L. Tamashiro, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Francis Kikaha Lono Jr.

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June 13, 2015
Francis Kikaha “Blue” Lono Jr., 76, of Hana, Maui, a retired kahu for Kahanu Gardens, died at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Ulaino, Hana. He is survived by wife Anna L.; sons Arnold K., Donald I. and Donovan L.; hanai daughter Ipo Castaneda; brothers Jerry, Steven, Joseph, Gerard and John; sisters Mildred Gorbea, Josephine Hall, Ethel Gomez, Carol Oliveira and Alice Kai; hanai brother Ward Mardfin; 16 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Church, Hana. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokalani Cemetery. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Dorothy Park Kataoka

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June 24, 2015
Dorothy Park Kataoka, 87, of Hilo, a retired director of occupational therapy for the former Hilo Hospital, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center in Hilo. She was born in Kaiwiki, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Shigeru “Muggs,” son Jun P. Kataoka, daughter Jan Eber and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel in Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Eugene David Kahawai

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June 2, 2015
Eugene David “Tiny” Kahawai, 71, of Waianae, a musician and owner of Town and Country 4 Entertainment, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Richard P. and Thomas, and sisters Edith Leopoldo and Carol Kahawai. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Celebration of life: 5:30 p.m. No flowers. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Leimomi P. Carmichael Johnson

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June 28, 2015
Leimomi P. Carmichael Johnson, 54, of Paia, Maui, a field representative for Maui Laborers Union Local 368, died at home. She was born in San Bernardino, Calif. She is survived by sons Michael “Mika” and Derrin, daughter Healoha Carmichael, parents Daniel and Awapuhi Carmichael, sisters Lehua Carmichael and Leinani Kana, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Christ the King Church. Mass: 8 p.m. Cremation to follow. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Gabriel Church. Burial to follow at St. Gabriel Cemetery, in Wailua Nui. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Adeline Kealohapauoleokekapakilikaopipio Hauanio

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June 17, 2015
Adeline Kealohapauoleokekapakilikaopipio Hauanio, 81, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Papakolea, Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gilbert W. Jr., Mark H. and Daniel K.; hanai sons Benson Kamau and Ronson K. Hauanio; daughters Sabrina M. Hauanio and Venus K. Motonaga; 19 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 to 10 p.m. Friday at 13-1155 Kahukai St., Leilani Estates, Pahoa, Hawaii. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services: 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park.

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Ruth Midori Uyehara Hanohano

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June 25, 2015
Ruth Midori Uyehara Hanohano, 73, of Honolulu died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harry, daughters Korina Hanohano-Jung and Emma Guijano, brother Roy Uyehara, sisters Lilly Nawatani and Doris Fatu, and seven grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Martin Joseph Gillan IV

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June 10, 2015
Martin Joseph Gillan IV, 60, of Miami, an American Airlines captain as well as a Coast Guard veteran and a Navy pilot who served during Operation Desert Storm, died. He was born in Corpus Christi, Texas. He is survived by brother Michael J., and sisters Mary Joy and Michaela J. Gillan and Margret Gillen. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Kailua. Mass: 11 a.m. Reception to follow. Paddle-out and scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Aloha attire. Lei welcome. For more details, email hawaii2u@hawaii.rr.com. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Carmen Corpuz Dela Cruz

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June 18, 2015
Carmen Corpuz Dela Cruz, 96, of Kahului, Maui, a homemaker, died in Hale Makua Kahului. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by son Alfredo Corpuz, daughter Veronica Brady, 10 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and 44 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.

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Birgit E. Cope

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June 19, 2015
Birgit E. Cope, 73, of Honolulu, a retired mini-blind fabricator, died in Honolulu. She was born in Wiesbaden, Germany. She is survived by daughters Jasmine “Yassie” Starcher and Maiken “Ipo” and Kapo “Schatzi” Cope. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Reception to follow. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Ann Arizabal Colobong

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May 31, 2015
Ann Arizabal Colobong, 75, of Pearl City, a St. Elizabeth Catholic Church retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Francis; brothers Bonefacio, Monico and Genaro Arizabal; sisters Luz Vivero, Elnora Paltong and Warlita Valencia; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 99-312 Moanalua Road, Aiea. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Marion Elizabeth Carpenter

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June 17, 2015
Marion Elizabeth Carpenter, 94, of Honolulu, a retired Realtor, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kan-sas City, Mo. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Waiokeola Congregational Church UCC, 4705 Kilauea Ave., Honolulu. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to a favorite charity. Condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net.

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Genevieve Perez Balisacan

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June 22, 2015
Genevieve Perez Balisacan, 65, of Waianae died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Fermin; daughters Sandy and Kimberlyn Garcia and Genevieve Card; 14 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. July 18 at Sacred Heart Church, Waianae. Yellow attire. Yellow flowers. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Antonio Amasol

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May 28, 2015
Antonio Amasol, 66, of Waipahu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard painter supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Kapolei. He was born in Laoac, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Judy, brother Tito Jr. and sister Lydia Lopez. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Wake service: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Committal service: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Dorothy Calasa Amaral

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June 1, 2015
Dorothy Calasa Amaral, 84, of Wailuku died at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Alvin Jr., Russell and Jeffrey. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Norman’s Mortuary. Eulogy: 10:15 a.m. Prayer service: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park Cemetery, Wailuku. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Patsy Ann Alayvilla

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June 27, 2015
Patsy Ann Alayvilla, 68, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a Big Save Store receiving clerk in Koloa, Kauai, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by daughters Melisa Dodge and Brenda Miyashiro; brothers Frank Jr. and Patrick Simao; sisters Theresa Mahuiki, Shirley Ipac and Diana Carvalho; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Cross Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Private inurnment.

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