George Fukumi Yokota

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Dec. 28, 2014
George Fukumi “Keoki” Yokota, 81, of Aiea, a retired carpenter for Ralph S. Inouye Co. Ltd. and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Shigeko; sons David T., Eric N. and Ernest F.; daughters Georgiana N. Hose and Karen M. Yokota; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Casual attire.

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Arlene Atsuka Yamagata

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Jan. 15, 2015
Arlene Atsuka Yamagata, 88, of Hilo, a beautician and retired proprietress of Arlene’s Salon of Beauty in Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Ryan, Michael and Wayne; daughters Carla Takamine and Anne Tiogangco; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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David Ung

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Jan. 10, 2015
David Ung, 67, of Mountain View, Hawaii, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Tai Ung and Shawn Symones; daughter Kristina Symones; mother Loretta; brothers Gary and Jeffrey Ung, and Ronald Chong; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at East Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2.

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Harry Kinsaku Umetsu

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Nov. 27, 2014
Harry Kinsaku “Taga” Umetsu, 93, of Pearl City, a retired U.S. government electronics technician at Wheeler Air Force Base and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. He is survived by son Ralph, daughters Elsie Shimokawa and Kathryn Takara, brother Ted and a grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Veldalynn Kanoelani Tolentino

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Dec. 12, 2014
Veldalynn Kanoelani “Kanoe” Tolentino, 58, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a housekeeper, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kaneohe. She is survived by sons Reginald Jr., Renesis, Rally and Roscoe; daughter Kunimingling; hanai sons Bojo Alcos and Hinano Kawaauhau; mother Rita Hauanio; brothers John, Moses, Howard and Daniel Meheula; sisters Miranda Chung and Kainoa Meheula; and 12 grandchildren. Visitation: noon Saturday at the family residence, 64-1048 Kauikeaouli St., Kamuela. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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James Mitoshi Tatsuno

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Dec. 24, 2014
James Mitoshi Tatsuno, 88, of Kane-ohe, a retired Chevron mechanic and an Army veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Aiea. He is survived by wife Helen, son Roy, daughter Kathleen and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Mary Mitsue Tanouye

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Dec. 27, 2014
Mary Mitsue Tanouye, 83, of Honolulu, formerly of Wailuku, a retired Department of Education administrator, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Mark S., brothers S. Stanley and George T. Okamoto, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin. Services: 10 a.m. Additional visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Anna Sau Ung Kwock Tam

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Dec. 12, 2014
Anna Sau Ung Kwock Tam, 95, of Honolulu, a retired state schoolteacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Anne V.T. Young, sister Aileen K. Char and a grandchild. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Todd McClelland Sterner

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Jan. 7, 2015
Todd McClelland Sterner, 63, of Kailua-Kona, a charter boat captain, died in Nakamaru Hale. He was born in Baltimore. He is survived by daughter Lauren Capser, son Christian, caregivers Jon Boucher and Will Jordan, and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Lisa Ann Song

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Jan. 25, 2015
Lisa Ann Song, 36, of Hilo died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by parents Jeremy and Sandra, sister Jill, brother Tim and stepsister Helen Schutte. Visitation: 4 p.m. Sunday at Church of the Holy Apostles, 1407 Kapiolani St., Hilo. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Casual attire.

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Robert E. Smith

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Jan. 19, 2015
Robert E. Smith, 85, of Magalia, Calif., a professor of human physiology and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pasadena, Calif. He is survived by wife Maryse Bader-Smith, sons Dean and Neal, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to Doctors Without Borders.

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Robert Shinichi Shintani

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Dec. 23, 2014
Robert Shinichi Shintani, 89, of Honolulu, a retired management assistant for Schofield Barracks and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Alan and Stephen; daughters Celia Burke, Roberta Shintani and Karen Kam; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Magdalena B. Sasaki

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Jan. 5, 2015
Magdalena B. “Maggie” Sasaki, 83, of Hilo, a retired senior adult day care coordinator for the Salvation Army, died on Oahu. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sons Russell and Keith, daughters Vivian Kunimura and Lena-Ann Quijano, brothers Alejandro and John B. Balocan, sisters Beatrice Ysseldyke and Dorothy Furtado, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Edwin Hiroshi Saito

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Jan. 14, 2015
Edwin Hiroshi Saito, 62, of Mililani, a retired Delta Construction controller, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by wife Carol, son Scott, brother Bert and sister Annette Bacalso. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Hongwanji Mission. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Juana A. Sagadraca

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Jan. 22, 2015
Juana A. Sagadraca, 90, of Kahului, a Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. planter, died at home. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Charito, Gary and Kalani; daughters Josephine Santiago and Angie Domagalski; brothers Antonio and Agustine Acob; sisters Rosita Visaya and Trinidad Galapia; 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Maui Evangelical Church, 256 Hina Ave., Kahului. Services: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the church. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park. Online condolences: ballardfam-ilymortuaries.com.

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Florentino Silva Pondoyo

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Jan. 20, 2015
Florentino Silva “Titing” Pondoyo, 86, of Honolulu, a retired maintenance employee for Commercial Building Maintenance, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Edgar, Juanito and Allan; daughters Clarita and Annie; 18 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Alec Collado Pavo

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Dec. 28, 2014
Alec Collado “Alejandrino” Pavo, 85, of Ewa Beach, an Army veteran, died in Ewa. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by sons Stephen Lum, Irving Pavo and Jason Barino; daughters Alexis Sao, Simone Heiner, Scarlett Reardon and Samantha Doyle; sisters Anacita Areola and Iris “Cora” Cantiberos; 19 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Gregory Raymond Nutt

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Jan. 2, 2015
Gregory Raymond Nutt, 67, of Waipahu, a helicopter pilot and a musician, died in Waipahu. He was born in Columbus, Ohio. He is survived by sons Brian Roberts and John Sunderland, mother Betty L. and sister Kimberly Bright. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Feb. 7 at Kaaawa Beach Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Tokie Nakashima

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Jan. 14, 2015
Tokie Nakashima, also known as “Dorothea” and “Dot,” 85, of Honolulu, a retired private housekeeper, died at home. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by husband David T. and sons Dan T. and Dave T. Private services.

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Jane Ayako Miura

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Jan. 11, 2015
Jane Ayako Miura, 82, of Kaneohe, a retired United Airlines employee, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Brian I. and Dwight; daughters Faith A. and Hope H. Miura, and Candace H. Lewis; brother Richard Inafuku; sisters Alice Akamine and Helen Shinsato; 18 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Lizzy M. Lum

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Jan. 18, 2015
Lizzy M. “Elizabeth” Lum, 90, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Puna, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Wayland and Erland; daughters Karen Peters, Nellwyne Lum and Domelynne Nash; sister Ada Nomura; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann’s Church, Kaneohe. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to St. Ann’s Church or St. Francis Hospice.

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Kenneth Kim Min Liu

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Jan. 10, 2015
Kenneth Kim Min Liu, 47, of Kaneohe, a Kalaheo High School teacher, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elain Lee, daughter Kaitlyn, mother Betty and sisters Katherine Liu and Susan Hara. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Dean Lee

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Jan. 1, 2015
Dean Lee, 59, of Honolulu, a retired information technology specialist for the Navy, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Deanne and brothers Dr. Worldster, Taoward, Philmund, Rytwin and Licius; and sister Louann Lombardi. Private services. Online condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net. Additional information for an obituary published Friday.

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Donald William Kenealey

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Jan. 22, 2015
Donald William “Don” Kenealey, 87, of Kailua-Kona, a manufacturer representative and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Red Deer, Alberta. He is survived by wife Kayrita, son Joshua, daughter Darcy Lee Daw, 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kailua-Kona. Inurnment to follow at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Mary Ray Kemp Kahanamoku

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Dec. 20, 2014
Mary Ray Kemp Kahanamoku, 97, of Honolulu, retired principal of Hanahauoli School and Lanikai Elementary School, a teacher at Kamehameha and Lunalilo schools, and a private tutor, died in Waipahu. She was born in Cincinnati. She is survived by daughter Linda Bridger, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 8:30 a.m. March 13 at Outrigger Canoe Club.

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Enos Leialoha Jenks

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Jan. 7, 2015
Enos Leialoha Jenks, 79, of Waianae died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Charles L., William L. and Richard B.; and sisters Mildred Bailey and Mary Doss. Visitation: 6 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Amy Keiko Igarashi

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Dec. 28, 2014
Amy Keiko Igarashi, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Teletype operator for The Honolulu Advertiser, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Private services. No monetary offerings. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Edward Herlicska

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Jan. 8, 2015
Edward “Dr. H” Herlicska, 85, of Hilo, a retired professor of chemistry and computer science at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, a sculptor and artist, and a Marine Corps veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Szombathely, Hungary. He is survived by wife Karen Nogami, daughters Lauren Herlicska and Dawn Carton, son Greg and a grandchild. Private services. In lieu of flowers and monetary offerings, donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo.

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Wallace Kawika Gouveia

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Dec. 25, 2014
Wallace Kawika Gouveia, 38, of Mililani died in Mililani. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by fiancee Shelley Platiro, parents Walter Gouveia Jr. and Georgiana Valmoja, brother Jason and sisters Joycelyn Victorino, Rozlyn Kahalewai and Keikilani C. Gouveia. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mor- tuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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John Kahookano Kahana Aipa

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Jan. 11, 2015
John Kahookano Kahana Aipa, 74, of Kaneohe, a retired Charley’s Taxi employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by son Jonathan I.; daughter Jodie Ann K. Aipa-Kane; brothers Daniel Meyer and Ronald Kim; sisters Alice Spencer, Alicia Aipa and Rebecca Kamakeeaina; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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