Archive for June 15th, 2010

George Ichiro Yamada

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

April 20, 2010
George Ichiro Yamada, 91, of Waimanalo, a retired self-employed farmer, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gladys; sons Ronald and Leonard; daughter Karen; brothers Walter, Henry and Benjamin; sisters Mabel Yawata and Yvonne Okamoto; and five grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Celia Cruz Tiburcio

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 3, 2010
Celia Cruz Tiburcio, 59, of Ewa Beach, a cook, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Bulacan, Philippines. She is survived by mother Aurea C.; brothers Jorge, Sotero Jr., Benjamin, Joselito and Rodolfo Tiburcio, and Raymond Revilla; and sisters Priscilla T. Culala, Estefania T. Ellington and Narcisa T. Whitten. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday.

Posted in Death Notices

Patricia M. Tai See

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 7, 2010
Patricia M. Tai See, 66, of Waipahu, a state Department of Education retiree, died in Waipahu. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by son Michael; daughters Andra Yasue and Cindy Arakaki; brothers Robert and Leslie Seno, and Thomas Vinigas; and seven grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Saint Louis Alumni Clubhouse. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information was published in an obituary Saturday.

Posted in Death Notices

Newton Ngurn Sang Sue

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

Feb. 10, 2010
Newton Ngurn Sang Sue, 78, of Honolulu, a retired state legislative auditor and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughter Valerie and sister Gertrude Chow. Committal services: 3 p.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

Posted in Death Notices

Daren Shishido

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 26, 2010
Daren Shishido, 52, of Pearl City, a Kuro Builders Inc. painter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Henry Nakamoto, brothers Eaton and Conrad, sister Wendy Park, stepbrother Grant Nakamoto and stepsister Doreen Rann. Services: 6 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. Call after 5:15 p.m. Private burial.

Posted in Death Notices

Maxime Etienne Provost

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 9, 2010
Maxime Etienne Provost, 78, of Pahala, Hawaii, a Dollar Rent a Car manager, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in France. She is survived by wife Akiko; sons Amonra and Ajuna; daughters Alexandra, Auleria and Amanda; sisters Camile Brown and Danielle Wirth; and two grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Charles Kaiu Moses

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 2, 2010
Charles Kaiu “Moke” Moses, 81, of Ewa Beach, an Ameron cement-mixer driver and an Army and Air Force veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by 10 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services begin at 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual or aloha attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Joseph K. Malina

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 22, 2010
Joseph K. Malina, 91, of Honolulu, a retired construction superintendent, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Minnie, son Joseph Jr., daughter Linda K. Kreis, brother Norton, five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Diamond Head Cemetery. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Melvin K. Kaolulo

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 29, 2010
Melvin K. Kaolulo, also known as “Boy,” “Big Bruddah” and “Uncle Kalei,” 63, of Honolulu, a state Department of Health licensed foster parent, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Barbara J. Pomai, son Henry “Hanky Boy,” daughter Hailee McCaskill, parents Samuel Sr. and Annie, brother Samuel Jr., sisters Faith “Angel” Kaolulo and Luann Fu, and five grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 1 p.m. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Monday at Sunset Memorial Park. Casual or aloha attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Richard Takeshi Kanayama

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 8, 2010
Richard Takeshi Kanayama, 85, of Hilo, a retired maintenance supervisor for the Hawaii County Department of Parks and Recreation, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He also was an Army veteran who served in World War II and member of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Setsuko; daughters June Niimi and Marcia Matsui; brothers Robert and Earl; sisters Kazue Unebasami, Michiko Okahara, Karie Wakida and Ruth Tanaka; and four grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Hilo Meishoin MIssion. Call after 3 p.m. Private inurnment at a later date. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Posted in Death Notices

John Pa Kaho’ohanohano

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 24, 2010
John Pa Kaho’ohanohano, 68, of Nanakuli Hawaiian Homestead, an Air Force veteran, died. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by wife Feona; son Arjay; daughters Kehaulani, Alana and Char-Al; brothers Henry Kaho’ohanohano, and Charlie and Oliver Jr. Bright; sisters Nancy Varraclough, Hattie Perkins, Vicklynn Gomes, Ana Kamaka and Emily Arnold; and two grandchildren. Services held. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

Posted in Death Notices

Beatrice Rafaela Kaahanui

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 2, 2010
Beatrice Rafaela Kaahanui, 65, of Kaneohe, a retired registered dietician and licensed practical nurse at Pohai Nani Good Samaritan and Maluhia Health Center, died in Kaneohe. She also was a former United Public Workers union stewardess. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Wilson “Boy”; sons Wilson “Willie” Jr. and Joseph Winslow; daughter Sheryl “Uilani”; mother Rose Ventula; brother Theodore “Ventula III; sisters Roseline Spencer, Janet Ballio, Estralita Seeberger, Sarah Shim, Elizabeth Karratti and Eleanor Joy Ventula-Honda; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. tomorrow at St. Ann’s Church. Call after 4:30 p.m. Mass: 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the church. Call after 9 a.m.; services begin 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

Posted in Death Notices

Daniel Chang Han

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 9, 2010
Daniel Chang Han, 70, of Honolulu, president and owner of Hans Metals Inc., died in Honolulu. He was born in Pohang, South Korea. He is survived by wife Nancy W., son Daniel K., daughter Stacie Y., brothers James and Jung Su, and sisters Kyong Hee and Kyong Hwa. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Charlie Flynn

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 8, 2010
Charlie Flynn, 19, of Beebe, Ark., a student, died in Little Rock, Ark. He was born in Pyongtaek, Korea. He is survived by father Mike, brothers James and Robert, grandparents Bob and Sue Flynn, caregivers Betty and Carl Tabor, and companion Heather Sanders. Services in Arkansas. Flowers welcome. Donations suggested to Arkansas Children’s Hospital, 800 Marshall St., Little Rock, AR 72202.

Posted in Death Notices

Margarette Marie Fields

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 9, 2010
Margarette Marie “Peggy” Fields, 60, of Mililani, a Schofield Barracks Clinic pediatric nurse, died. She was born in Spokane, Wash. She is survived by mother Shirley and sisters Judy Troyer and Dianne Fields. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Moanalua Mortuary. Call after 2 p.m.

Posted in Death Notices

Phoebe Uakealani Faatafuna

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 9, 2010
Phoebe Uakealani Faatafuna, infant daughter of Ruth Pedro and Alesana Faatafuna, died in Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. She was born in Honolulu. She is also survived by sister Faith Hashimoto and grandparents John and Sandy Pedro, and Alesana Sr. and Suesana Faatafuna. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Bruce Wing Eng

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 7, 2010
Bruce Wing Eng, 69, of Seattle, formerly of Honolulu, self-employed for Bestway TV Service, died in Seattle. He was born in Seattle. He is survived by daughter Samantha, a brother, a sister and a grandchild. No services.

Posted in Death Notices

Lorraine Devela

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 30, 2010
Lorraine Devela, 76, of Honolulu died in Hawaii Medical Center East. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband George Y. Arakaki; sons Emilio “Eddie” and Brenden; daughters Valerie Sutton, Marchell Devela and Rachell Yadao; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Bronson De Rego

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

June 3, 2010
Bronson “Duke” De Rego, 14, of Waimea, a Honokaa High School student, will be remembered in services noon Saturday at Kahilu Theater in Waimea. He died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by parents Lamar and Shirley; brothers Cheyne “Kaleo” Gambill, Auwae De Rego and Kien Aveiro; sisters Ululii Sansano, Ululani Faitau, Ulualoha Naumu and Mahealani Hauanio; and grandparents Jean and Eloise Martin. Call at the theater after 10 a.m. Casual attire. Incorrect information published in an obituary yesterday.

Posted in Death Notices

Margaret Mary Baker

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 31, 2010
Margaret Mary Baker, 68, of Kihei, Maui, a Dolphin Gallery accounting assistant in Kahului, died at home. She was born in Pennsylvania. She is survived by sons Bob and John Ellingwood, brother Michael Walsh, sister Ann Marie Streeter, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Kamaole Beach III in Kihei. No “all-black” attire. Donations suggested to Hospice of Maui, 400 Mahalani St., Wailuku HI 96793.

Posted in Death Notices

Emiteria Nunez Adrejilo

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

May 18, 2010
Emiteria Nunez Adrejilo, 84, of Honolulu died in Hawaii Medical Center East. She was born in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Rolando, daughter Estrelita Bernardino, four grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 12:15 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and after 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

SHARON ELIZABETH OGAWA

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, LLC

SHARON ELIZABETH OGAWA

Mrs. Sharon Elizabeth Ogawa, 65, of Honolulu, passed away June 10, 2010 at Queen’s Medical Center. She was born January 20, 1945 in Madison, WI. She was Executive Vice President for the Hawaii Long Term Care Association. Survived by husband, Bob Ogawa; son, James (Tony Chun) Lima; daughters, Kimberley (Tim) McDonald and Kelley Armendariz; 8 grandchildren, Jessica Lima, Timothy and Anthony McDonald, Courtney, Nicholas and Shawn Martinez, Sydney and Samantha Armendariz ; 3 great grandchildren, Aurey, Tommy and Nyjah; brothers, John Little and Joseph Little; sister, Lynne Little; mother-in-law, Shigeko Ogawa; brother-in-law, Michael (Holly) Ogawa; nephew, Ethan Ogawa; nieces, Debbie Roa, Lori Little and Cindy Naud; 5 great nieces and nephews.

The family requests that aloha attire be worn.

Visitation will be from 5 – 6:00 p.m. Friday June 18, 2010 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, Chapel of Flowers. Service begins at 6:00 p.m.

DANIEL C. HAN

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

DANIEL
C. HAN

Age 70, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away June 9, 2010 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Born December 21, 1939 in Pohang, S. Korea. He was the President and Owner of HANS METALS INC.

He is survived by wife, Nancy W. Han; son, Daniel K. Han; daughter, Stacie Y. (Simon Letarte) Han; brothers, James (Esther) Han, Jung Su Han; sisters, Kyong Hee Han, Kyong Hwa Han.

Visitation 9:30 AM Friday (June 18) at Mililani Downtown Mortuaryn (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu). Funeral Service: 11:00 AM. Burial 1:30 PM at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

WALTER “WALLY” WHARTON

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Mauka Chapel

WALTER “WALLY” WHARTON

Age 68, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away May 16, 2010 in Wahiawa. Born January 10, 1942 in Morganfield, Kentucky. A veteran in the towing & car industry.

He is survived by sons, Danny Wharton of Evansville, IN, Theodore Wharton of Evansville, IN; daughters, Mary File of Evansville, IN, Darcie Wharton; 17 grandchildren; brothers, William Wharton of Atlanta, GA, Samuel Wharton of Evansville, IN, James Wharton of Lexington, KY, Lawrence Wharton of Jacksonville, FL, Donald Wharton of Orlando, FL; sister, Zelda McDowell of Marion, KY.

Visitation 5:00 p.m. Sunday (June 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Committal Service 10:00 a.m. Monday (June 21) at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

MUTT MATSUICHI KUSATSU

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

MUTT MATSUICHI KUSATSU

Age 86, of Honolulu passed away on May 19, 2010. Preceded in death by his wife, Emiko and parents, Kiichi Kusatsu and Asano Matsumura Kusatsu; he is survived by his son, Clyde S. Kusatsu; daughter-in-law, Gayle Shuffler Kusatsu; grandsons, Kevin & Andrew and sister, Grace Tsuru of Evanston, III. Born June 6, 1923 in Lihue, Kauai, he was a life member of the 442nd Veterans Club and Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin. A world traveler, he visited Europe, Asia, Africa, Israel, Egypt and Morocco. Privates services held.

EMITERIA NUNEZ ADREJILO

Posted On June 15th, 2010 -

Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

EMITERIA NUNEZ ADREJILO

Age 84, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away May 18, 2010 at Hawaii Medical Center East. Born February 3, 1926 in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines.

She is survived by son, Rolando (Corazon) Adrejilo; daughter, Estrelita (Oscar) Bernardino; 4 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday (June 18) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 10 to 12:15 p.m. Saturday (June 19) at the Mortuary, Funeral Service 12:15 p.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.


- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran
do it yourself Living Trust software from Standard Legal