Feb. 24, 2014
Terence Ken “Kenny Boy” Tanaka, 57, of Honolulu died in Waipahu. He was born in Fort Benning, Ga. He is survived by brothers Darryl, Duncan and Calvin; and sister Karen. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Feb. 21, 2014
Mary Ann Kawaiulailiahiokalani Switzer, 92, of Keaau, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Keaau. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Edward L. “Kanoa”; daughters Kathleen K. Dalida, Laura K. and Mary Ann K. Costa, and Edith P. Brown; hanai son Le Roy F.K.; 14 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and 19 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Feb. 18, 2014
Robert Patrick “Sully” Sullivan, 79, of Kaneohe, a retired Marine Corps chief warrant officer four, died in Honolulu. He was born in Cambridge, Mass. He is survived by wife Fumiko N., son Robert, daughters Bridget Ann Olsen and Mary Sullivan-Tanaka, brother Charles, sister Mary Coughlan and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Kaneohe. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Feb. 28, 2014
Evelyn Midori Oshiro, 93, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by son Edward; daughter Doreen Tulang; brothers John, Goichi, Frank and Wallace Tamaye; sisters Susan Muraoka and Mildred Tamaye; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu, 45-550 Kionaole Road. Services: 5 p.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Feb. 20, 2014
Hiroharu Ohara, 87, of Mililani died in Wahiawa. He was born in Kokura, Japan. He is survived by sons Lester, Carlton and Patrick; and daughter Amy. Private services.
Feb. 24, 2014
Michiko Ogimi, 91, of Honolulu, a retired seamstress, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care Inc. She was born in Naha, Okinawa. She is survived by sons Tommy T. and Eddie T., daughters June T. Pang and Joanne T. Takahashi, sister Yoshiko Aragaki, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.
March 2, 2014
Loretta Rapoza Lenchanko, 73, of Kapolei, a retired Makakilo Elementary School custodian, died in Honolulu. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by husband Boris Jr.; sons Howard and Justin; daughters Theresa Sawyer, Loriann Tanaka, Doris DeGuzman and Tainia Anderson; brothers George and Damien Pimentel; sister Beatrice Sardina; 16 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Jude Catholic Church, 92-455 Makakilo Drive, Kapolei. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Jan. 22, 2014
Momoyo Laborada, 79, of Pearl City, a licensed practical nurse, died in Pearl City. She was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Alison, brother Shigeo and sisters Matsuko Matsumura, Sakae Ota, Yuriko Omonaka and Nobuko Nishioka. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
March 2, 2014
Frederick “Frankie” Hoopai, 75, of Wailuku, a retired RCA repairman, died in Hale Makua Wailuku. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by son Nolan Bermundo; daughters Kim Hera and Melody Bermundo; brothers Benigno “Ben” Hoopai and Resurrecion Bermundo; sisters Myrna Bermundo, Tessie Bermundo-Castro and Connie Higaki; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries. com.
Feb. 19, 2014
Ellen Mary Hogan, 92, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a homemaker, formerly of Hawaii Kai, died at home. She was born in Long Beach, Calif. She is survived by son John; daughters Maureen Hogan, Diane Bushman and Lynne Hart; sister Ruth Williams; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Oahu. Mass: 10 a.m. Committal services: 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Feb. 6, 2014
Gladys Searle Helbush, 93, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Roy, daughter Carol Erwin, three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services held.
Feb. 13, 2014
Stuart Ken Hamakawa, 52, of Honolulu, president of Pacific Isles Industrial Supply, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Evelyn F., brother John A. and sisters Rae Katano and Lynn Hamamoto. Visitation: 9 a.m. April 26 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No monetary offerings.
Feb. 10, 2014
Lydia Olivares Dano, 84, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gary, Gilbert, Gordon and Guy; daughters Greathia Acosta and Gail Keao; sister Bernice Marchan; 17 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:45 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Feb. 16, 2014
Laily Tunessa Chowdry, 75, of Kihei, Maui, a Maui Memorial Medical Center nurse, died at home. She was born in New York City. She is survived by daughter Ayesha Pacholke, brother Noor and sister Angie Mills. Scattering of ashes services: 8 a.m. Saturday at Kihei Canoe Club and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Kipahulu Point. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Feb. 22, 2014
Jamey Chang, 84, of San Ramon, Calif., died in California. He was born in Taiwan. He is survived by son David; daughters Cathy C. Ishii, Margaret Hsu and Jenny Chang; and four grandchildren. Graveside services: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park.
Feb. 23, 2014
Magdalena Bolibol “Dalin” Castillo, 86, of Honolulu, a retired nursery worker for various nurseries, died in Honolulu. She was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Vicente; sons Florante “Julio” and Jhony Washington Castillo; daughter Zenaida Bolibol; brothers Baltazar, Emilio and Floriano Bolibol; sisters Nieves Lagura, Susana Edrada, Flora Ganal and Constancia Bumanglag; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Feb. 23, 2014
Felipe Pena Bimbo, 74, of Kailua, an Army retiree, died in Kailua. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Marcelina, son Phillip, daughters Charlene Kaneshiro and Mary Marshall, and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Feb. 25, 2014
Boyd S. Andrade Sr., 86, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu police officer and an Army veteran, will be remembered in services 11 a.m. Tuesday at Kawaiaha’o Church. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Arlene; sons Baldwin, Boyd Jr. and Richard Andrade, Kermet Apio, and Darrell and Gary Lum Lee; daughters Michele Pember, Kandace Andrade, Gwendolyn Jerome and Desiree Paglinawan; sisters Shirley Meheula, June Buendia and Maxine Kahaulelio; 32 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday. Commital services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Church attire.
DAVID DING YAU JEONG Of Kailua, Hawaii passed away Feb. 22, 2014 at his home. Born Jan. 15, 1935 in Honolulu, Hawaii. As a youngster he worked as a golf caddy at OCC. He was a proud graduate of Farrington High School where he was awarded a golf scholarship to attend and graduated from Bowling Green State University in Ohio. David wore many hats in the business community and at 79 was still diligently servicing his clients at Am. Mutual Group. He was an active member in the community: President of Farrington Alumni Community Foundation, a Freemason, Rotarian, Director at Oahu One CU, Parliamentarian and member of Keolumana United Methodist Church. The recent passing of his “angelic” wife, Cherry Wicks Jeong was a great loss to all and David had always commented that, “I am successful because I married the perfect women, Cherry Wicks.” He is survived by sister Wilma Ching, brothers Gregory and Jason Jeong, son Trenton Jeong/Wife Christal Jeong , granddaughters Riley and Haley. A Celebration of Life will be on Sat. March 29, 2014 at the Kailua United Methodist Church. Visitation will begin at 9:00, Service at 10:30 with lunch to follow. In lieu of flowers and gifts, all donations should be made to the charity or organization that fills your heart!
YURIKO TAKETA Age 91, of Waipahu, passed away January 22, 2014 in Arcadia. Born February 18, 1922 in New York. She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Private Services were held.
JOSEPH POP FREITAS Age 104, of Waianae, HI, passed away February 6, 2014 in Waianae. Born January 8, 1910 in Kula, Maui, HI. Retired from Dole. Member of Dole Pensioners Club. He is survived by sons, Robin (Marlynn) Stevenson, Merton (Catalina) Stevenson of CA, Glenn (Shelly) Freitas, Gilbert (Martha) Freitas of Louisiana, Franklin Freitas; daughters, Lorraine Schucht-Walter, Lillian (Samuel) Pomaikai, Minnie Kuulei Richard; 36 grand- children; 78 great-grand- children; 30 great-great-grand- children. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (March 12) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Thursday (March 13) at St Rita Catholic Church; (89-318 Farrington Hwy., Nanakuli) Mass 10:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.
VICTOR ESTEBAN PASCUAL Age 76, of Waipahu, HI, passed away February 22, 2014 in Waipahu. Born March 8, 1937 in Laoag City, Philippines. Retired from Outrigger Canoe Club. He is survived by wife, Leonila A. Pascual; daughters, Marilyn (Henry) Dela Cruz, Marissa (MacDonald) Cacacho, Leonivic (Mario) Simeon; 4 grand- children; brother, Tomas (Anching) Pascual, Sr.; sister, Emilia (Melecio) Vizcarra. Visitation 6:00 p.m. Thursday (March 13) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; (20 South Kukui St., Honolulu) Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.