Archive for June 16th, 2010

LYDIA S. EBIA

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Mililani Memorial Park &Mortuary
Makai Chapel

LYDIA S. EBIA

Age 74, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away May 30, 2010 at St. Francis Hospice – West. Born July 7, 1935 in Urdaneta, Pangasinan, Philippines. She was a Sales Associate at Kapiolani Bakery and Coffee Shop.

She is survived by husband, Ricardo Ebia Sr.; sons, Mario Clovis Murillo, Joseph S. Ramirez; daughter, Garly S. Murillo; step sons, Ricardo Ebia Jr., Samson Ebia, Richard Clayton Ebia; step daughters, Constance Magalong, Delilah Wagoner; 33 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers, Marcos Sison, Ricardo Sison, Teofilo Sison, Carlito Sison; sisters, Perla Boo, Trinidad Sison.

Visitation 5:30 PM Saturday (June 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Eulogy: 6:30 PM. Prayer Service: 7:00 PM. Casual /Aloha Attire. No Flowers Please.

LlC ROSE YORK LAN HO

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Nuuanu Memorial Park
& Mortuary, LlC

ROSE YORK
LAN HO

86, of Honolulu died May 24, 2010. Born in Canton, China. Retired McKinley High School Special Education Teacher.

Rose was predeceased by her husband, Dr. Robert P.C. Ho. She is survived by son, Nelson (Jennifer); daughters, Janis (Morris) Watanabe, Karen Ho, Valerie (David) Chung and Jocelyn Yonemoto; eight grandchildren; sister-in-laws, Florence, Edith and Gladys Lau. A private service was held.

Eric Tomio Arakaki

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June 4, 2010
Eric Tomio Arakaki, 58, of Lihue, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by mother Kiyoko, brother Dennis and sisters Susan Arakaki and Leona Urata. Services to be held on a later date. No monetary offerings.

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Tomie Bethel

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June 2, 2010
Tomie Bethel, 78, of Mililani, a homemaker, died in Hospice Hawaii, Kailua. She was born in Fukuoka, Japan. She is survived by husband Le Roy H. Sr.; sons Le Roi H. and William; daughters Katherine Stamps, Karen McCalla and Carol Chambliss; brother Sadayuki Shiokawa; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Lydia S. Ebia

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May 30, 2010
Lydia S. Ebia, 74, of Waipahu, a Kapiolani Bakery and Coffee Shop sales associate, died in St. Francis Hospice West. She was born in Urdaneta, Pangasinan, the Philippines. She is survived by husband Ricardo Sr.; sons Mario C. Murillo and Joseph S. Ramirez; daughter Garly S. Murillo; stepsons Ricardo Jr., Samson and Richard C.; stepdaughters Constance Magalong and Delilah Wagoner; brothers Marcos, Ricardo, Teofilo and Carlito Sison; sisters Perla Boo and Trinidad Sison; 33 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Eulogy: 6:30 p.m. Services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual and aloha attire. No flowers.

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DEOGRACIAS “GRACING” “JAKE” CATURA FLORENTIN

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

DEOGRACIAS “GRACING”
“JAKE” CATURA
FLORENTIN

Age 83, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away May 18, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born March 22, 1927 in Poblacion, Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He retired from Oahu Sugar Plantation and served as an usher at Immaculate Conception Church.

He is survived by wife, Cecilia P. Florentin; sons, Danilo (Julie) Florentin of Redmond, WA, George (Shelly) Florentin, Deogracias “Deo” (Davina) Florentin Jr., Raymund (Meredith) Florentin; 13 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; brother, Demetrio (Caridad) Florentin; sister, Angelita Corpuz.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Friday (June 18) at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Deogracias Catura Florentin

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May 18, 2010
Deogracias Catura Florentin also known as “Gracing” and “Jake,” 83, of Ewa Beach, a retired Oahu Sugar Plantation employee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Poblacion, Vigan, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Cecilia P.; sons Danilo, George, Deogracias “Deo” Jr. and Raymund; brother Demetrio; sister Angelita Corpuz; 13 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Shirley Mae Fontes

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May 21, 2010
Shirley Mae Fontes, 74, of Honolulu, homemaker, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Hono-lulu. She is survived by sons Edward J. Jr., Bruse A. and Clint Dale; daughters Denise F. Higa; brothers Clarence Jr., Leonard and Ronald Bush; sisters Barbara Jojo and Darlene Caldeira and a grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers.

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Cory Kiyoshi Hamasaki

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June 5, 2010
Cory Kiyoshi Hamasaki, 63, of Severna Park, Md., a software engineer, an employee of private companies and government agencies and founder of DC Weather Report, died in Annapolis, Md. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Nancy J. Hoyt, daughter Chloe K. Hamasaki, stepdaughters Ayn and Eve Hoyt and two stepgrandchildren. Celebration of life pending. No flowers. Donations suggested to Lama Phurbu Tashi, 1220F Gemini Drive, Annapolis MD 21403, or at www.gampopacenter.com via PayPal in Cory Hamasaki’s name.

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Ernest Alexander Harris

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June 11, 2010
Ernest Alexander “Ernie” Harris, 70, of Honolulu, a Marine Corps veteran who served in Vietnam, Pacific Construction senior vice president and the Harris Co. owner, died at home. He was born in Hot Springs, Ark. He is survived by wife Paula, son John and daughter Mary Beth H. Maassen and Bret Withrow. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Newman Center, University of Hawaii-Manoa campus, 1941 East-West Road. Burial to be held in the mainland.

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Dorothea Evelyn Headle

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May 25, 2010
Dorothea Evelyn Headle, 100, of Honolulu, died in Hale Malamalama. She was born in Charlottesville, Va. She is survived by son Marshall R., daughter Michele Ann Cockett, 12 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. tomorrow at Holy Nativity Church. Casual attire.

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Steven J. Hill

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May 27, 2010
Steven J. Hill, 60, of Koloa, Kauai, a Grand Hyatt Regency Kauai security dispatcher, died at home. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by mother Lucille, brother David and sister Judy Sanehira. Services pending.

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Rose York Lan Ho

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May 24, 2010
Rose York Lan Ho, 86, of Honolulu, a retired McKinley High School special education teacher, died. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by son Nelson; daughters Janis Watanabe, Karen Ho, Valerie Chung and Jocelyn Yonemoto; and eight grandchildren. Private services. Incorrect information published in an obituary Saturday.

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Beatrice Talmadge Howlett

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June 5, 2010
Beatrice Talmadge Howlett, 91, of Ithaca, N.Y., an artist, died in Ithaca. She was born in Englewood, N.J. She is survived by sons Bruce and Peter, daughter Linda von Geldern, seven grandchildren and two stepgrandchildren. Private services. No flowers. Donations suggested the American Red Cross in her memory.

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Walter Yoshiharu Ito

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May 16, 2010
Walter Yoshiharu Ito, 71, of Mililani, a retired Kaiser Cement plant manager and Army veteran, died in San Jose, Calif. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Beatrice; daughters Joanne Furukawa, Terrie Ito and Lianne Matsushuma; brother Allen; sisters Edwina Nishimoto and Phyllis Takara; and six grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Inurnment 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

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Luella Iwalani Jacobsen

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June 8, 2010
Luella Iwalani “Aunty Feehart” Jacobsen, 90, of Kailua and Kaneohe, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Irveing, son Bruce and three grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Faith Baptist Church, 1230 Kailua Road. Call after 1 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Bernaldo D. Bicoy Jr.

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May 3, 2010
Bernaldo D. “Bernie” Bicoy Jr., 63, of Mission Viejo, died. He was born in Hannibal, Mo. He is survived by wife Pat, sons Dan, Blake and Derek; stepson Nick Morgan; father Bernaldo Sr.; mother Martha; stepmother Betty; brothers James and Bret; sisters Renee and Dawn; and a grandchild. Services held.

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Russel Keith Marshall

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June 5, 2010
Russel Keith Marshall, 58, of Waipahu, a retired heavy equipment operator, died in Waipahu. He was born in Kapaa, Kauai. He is survived by former wife Sandra Mahinai; companion Joann Naone; sons Willy and Jacintho I.; daughters Bridget Marshall and Russandra Rivera; father Russel K. Sr.; mother Katherine E. Summer; brothers Michael and Vernon; sisters Katherine Kamai, Travan Kelekoma, Corinna Davis, Kirstie Banda and Harlynn Rodriguez; and seven grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at John’s Garden, across of Anahola Beach Park. Call after 11 a.m. Casual attire. For more information, call Russandra (808) 651-3127.

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Scott Alexander Morgan

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May 5, 2010
Scott Alexander Morgan, 37, of Hono-lulu, an Army veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Gloria M. King, stepfather Roy E. Jr. and brothers Stephen A. Morgan and Harley D. King. Private services.

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PEGGY MULLEDY

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PEGGY MULLEDY

Age 90, passed away on May 19, 2010. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and retired from the Federal Government after working 30 years at Barbers Point and Pearl Harbor.

She is survived by her daughter Kathy Mulledy, brother John Victoria and sister Gloria Lorenzo.

The Celebration of her Life will be held on Thursday June 24th 6pm at the Elks Club, 2933 Kalakaua Ave. Valet parking available. Aloha Attire. Ashes will be spread at at later date.

SYLVANA RAMOS PEREZ

Posted On June 16th, 2010 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

SYLVANA
RAMOS PEREZ

Age 91, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away May 21, 2010 at Kuakini Medical Center. Born November 8, 1918 in Wailuku, Maui. Sylvana Perez was a God Fearing Woman who faithfully dedicated her entire life to her husband and family.

She is survived by son, Ignacio Perez Jr.; daughter, Joan Lakins; grandchildren, Tammy (Newton) Young, Gerald Lakins, Tina Samorano, Jonathan Lakins, Anthony Lakins, Joel Lakins, Sheila Crouch; 8 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation 8:30 AM Saturday (June 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Funeral Service 9:30 AM. Burial 11:00 AM at Mililani Memorial Park.

Sylvana Ramos Perez

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May 21, 2010
Sylvana Ramos Perez, 91, of Honolulu, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Ignacio Jr., daughter Joan Lakins, seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Janet Roberta Makalapuaikawao Rosa Roberts

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May 29, 2010
Janet Roberta Makalapuaikawao Rosa “Pua” Roberts, 81, of Aiea, a state tax examiner, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Craig K., daughter Allison R. Tabali, brother John P. Rosa Jr. and four grandchildren. Services: Saturday at her residence. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.

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Walter Jacob Sa’ole

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June 9, 2010
Walter Jacob Sa’ole, 37, of Honolulu, a Kaimuki High School counselor and Mai Tai Bar and Hibachi Grill bouncer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by hanai sons Darius Nuuao and Zion; parents Milovale and Taula; brothers Stanley, Jacob, Dana-Scott and Bailey-Walter; and sisters Sala, Janelle and Genna. Services: noon Friday at Community Church of Honolulu. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Stacey Shigeo Sasabe

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June 5, 2010
Stacey Shigeo Sasabe, 47, of Honolulu, a U.S. government foreman machinist at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Hitoshi and Geraldine, brother Stuart, sister Sherilyn Miura and grandmother Tomiko. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

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John AhPing Kalakaua Aiona Sr.

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June 11, 2010
John AhPing Kalakaua “Busta” Aiona Sr., 67, of Pahoa, Hawaii, an employee of Orchids of Hawaii, Golden Fruit Papaya, Kapoho Land and Development, Sanford’s Service Center Inc. and Keaau Middle School and a veteran of Army and Hawaii Army National Guard, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sophie I.; daughters Laverne Hess, Judy Aiona and Shawn Aiona-Hauanio; hanai sons John-Ben “JB” Hauanio, Jorden Aiona-Waipa, Dean Hess Jr., Haili Puerto, Kawika Haili, Kaumana Tokelau, Stanley “Sadao” Kajiyama, Daren Sakoda and Charles Jr. and Edward Aiona; hanai daughters Michele Tokelau, Melissa Hess, Jovy Hauanio, Jadelyn Aiona, Meleana Haili, Isabella Tokelau, Jubilee Aiona-Hauanio, Barbara Haili, Ella Manuel and Idalyn Isom; sister Sarah Togashi; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Call after 4 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary Crematory. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Elenita Isabel Stepo

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June 6, 2010
Elenita Isabel Stepo, 78, of Honolulu, a federal government submarine parts department manager, died in Honolulu. She was born in Westfield, N.J. She is survived by husband Frank; sons Donald, James and Robert; daughter Marie Holliday; brothers Robert and Jamie Heras; sisters Gloria Johnson and Betty Dooley; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private inurnment.

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SALUD VIDAL

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Mauka Chapel


SALUD VIDAL

Age 92, of Waipahu, HI, passed away May 15, 2010 in Ewa Beach, HI. Born August 3, 1917 in Ewa, HI.

She is survived by sons, Gerald Vidal, Alan (Kathy) Vidal; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 5:00-6:00 p.m. Saturday (June 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire.

Salud Vidal

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May 15, 2010
Salud Vidal, 92, of Waipahu, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by sons Gerald and Alan, 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.

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Xieu Xuong Vuong

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June 6, 2010
Xieu Xuong Vuong, 79, of Honolulu, a coffee shop owner, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Vietnam. He is survived by wife Nu Lam, sons Raymond and David, daughter Amy Lam, sister Cam Vuong and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Buddhist services to follow. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples.

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