Archive for June 22nd, 2010

ITSUKI TANIDA

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

ITSUKI TANIDA

Age 86, of Honolulu, passed away June 13, 2010 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born May 2, 1924 in Paia, Maui.

He is survived by wife, Miyoko S. Tanida; son, Greg (Cathy) Tanida; daughter, Margaret (Milton) Yafuso; four grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Private services were held

GIVEN K.P. GOO, SR.

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -


GIVEN K.P.
GOO, SR.

84, passed away on June 8, 2010 with his family by his side. As a young man, Given excelled in many sports, basketball, baseball, track, and swimming. He attended St. Louis School on scholarships.

For 30 years he worked at Navy Public Works Center in communications. He was also a Grand Pacific Life Insurance agent for 20 years. Given coached many basketball teams including St. Louis JV, Chaminade, and the Jolly Roger Pirates.

Given was married to Juliette Kinau Chun. He is survived by his wife Juliette; son, Given Jr. (Joanna) of Honolulu, HI; daughters, Gaylene Goo of Torrance, CA and Valerie-Hannah Kenney (Larry) of Billings, MT; a granddaughter, Candace Pang (Bradley), and great-grandchildren, Allyson and Kaison Pang.

Services will be held on Saturday, June 26 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Visitation starts at 1:00 p.m. and services will start at 2:00 p.m. Please no flowers or monetary gifts.

TRINIDAD TOLENTINO ALIADO

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

Mililani Downton Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

TRINIDAD TOLENTINO ALIADO

Age 82, of Honolulu, passed away June 4, 2010 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born October 26, 1927 in Waipahu.

She is survived by sons, Crisanto (Gertrudes) Aliado, Crisencio Aliado; daughters, Ermelinda (Eduardo) Morales, Melinda (Edmund) Nacar of San Jose, CA, Magdalena (Francis) Pascual, Elizabeth (Nelson) Morales of San Diago, CA, Divina (Amado) Gasmen; sister, Helen Batugo of Philippines; 18 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday (June 27) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday (June 28) at the Mortuary, Service 1 p.m. Committal service 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

Trinidad Tolentino Aliado

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 4, 2010
Trinidad Tolentino Aliado, 82, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sons Crisanto and Crisencio; daughters Ermelinda Morales, Melinda Nacar, Magdalena Pascual, Elizabeth Morales and Divina Gasmen; sister Helen Batugo; 18 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday and 1 p.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Sunday and after 10 a.m. Monday. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Kikuno Arakawa

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

May 31, 2010
Kikuno “Kay” Arakawa, 88, of Hilo, a retired state Department of Taxation tax-return examiner, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Keaau, Hawaii. She is survived by son David, brother Tsuneyoshi Matsumoto and two grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Dang Thi Bui

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 12, 2010
Dang Thi Bui, 84, of Honolulu, a retired registered nurse, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Vietnam. She is survived by son Hoang Bang, daughters Thanh Ngoc and Minh Chun, and five grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.

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Wah Ho Chang

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 9, 2010
Wah Ho Chang, 95, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard office manager for civil services, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kaneohe. He is survived by wife Marian and stepdaughter Rachel “Lynn” Ho. Taoist services: 10:30 a.m. next Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary, makai chapel. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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EDY PARONG DEOCARES

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

EDY PARONG DEOCARES

Age 64, of Honolulu, HI, passed away May 28, 2010 in Honolulu. Born July 9, 1945 in Domampot, Dumakit, Asingan, Pangasinan, Philippines. He retired from Hyatt Regency Hotel and Hawaiian Building Maintenance; also a member of Asinganian Association of Hawaii.

He is survived by wife, Bernarda A. Deocares; daughters, Evangeline Deocares, Rachael (Jeffrey) Zimmer of LV, Editha Deocares of Phoenix; 6 grandchildren; brothers, Rosendo Deocares of Philippines, Mario Deocares, Daniel Deocares of LV, Orlando Deocares of LV, Benjamin Deocares of Seattle, James Deocares of WA; sisters, Yolanda Tapawan of Philippines, Lydia Martin of Philippines, Betty Deocares of CA; nieces, nephews, brother & sister-in-laws.

Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Friday (June 25) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; (20 S. Kukui Street, Honolulu) Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also, 9:00 a.m. Saturday (June 26) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Prayer service 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Edy Parong Deocares

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

May 28, 2010
Edy Parong Deocares, 64, of Honolulu, a Hyatt Regency Hotel and Hawaiian Building Maintenance retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Bernarda A.; daughters Evangeline and Editha Deocares, and Rachael Zimmer; brothers Rosendo, Mario, Daniel, Orlando, Benjamin and James; sisters Yolanda Tapawan, Lydia Martin and Betty Deocares; and six grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Pauline Fujimoto

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 11, 2010
Pauline Fujimoto, 81, of Lahaina, a homemaker, died in Kula Hospital. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son Karl; daughter Val Casco; sisters Bessie DeGama, Eva Barglsky, Jane Morikawa and Dorothy Len; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Maria Lanakila Church, Lahaina. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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Masaru Haimoto

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 5, 2010
Masaru Haimoto, 84, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a Swinerton-Walberg Co. retiree and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Kalaoa, Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Maria K.; son Ronald; brother Tadashi; sisters Kiyono “Kay” Yoshina, Shizuko “Sue” Hohu, Yaeko Hose, Violet Sakamoto and Leatrice Muronaka; four grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Call after 6 p.m. Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Graveside committal services and burial: noon at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Aloha attire. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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Harry Wah Ming Hee

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

May 28, 2010
Harry Wah Ming Hee, 98, of Honolulu, an American Can Co. retiree, died in Hale Nani Health Center. He was born in Hanapepe, Kauai. He is survived by sons Dennis and Samuel, daughter Charleen Kurotsuchi, brother Charles, sister Mollie Ching, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Fei Long Huang

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 8, 2010
Fei Long Huang, 32, of Honolulu, a Goodwill Industries janitorial technician, died in Honolulu. He was born in Zhong Shan, China. He is survived by father Bai Mi, mother Shu Yuan, brothers Wen Sheng and Wen Jie, and a grandparent. Services: 9:30 a.m. next Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Michael Zembik Jr.

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

May 18, 2010
Michael Zembik Jr., 73, of Ewa Beach, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 71 painter supervisor and an Air Force veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Kahala. He is survived by wife Yvonne, son Michael III, daughters Cheryl P. Zembik and Debra Jean H. Alison, brother Alfred, sisters Mildred Chambrella and Barbara Oshiro, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Jennie K. Kaio

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 7, 2010
Jennie K. Kaio, 80, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired housekeeper, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Carl and Steven; daughters Debra Stanley, Dell-Fin Brooks and Jerilyn Fely; hanai son Herbert Paku; hanai daughter Filsann Kamakeeaina; brother Herbert A. Kamakeeaina; sisters Muilan Nihipali, Hazel Ke’a and Blossom Fernandez; 17 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the family residence, 16-1974 35th Ave., Orchidland Estates. Casual attire. Flowers and leis welcome.

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Claire Fujie Katayama

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

Feb. 20, 2010
Claire Fujie Katayama, 61, of Pearl City, a retired Hawaii Public Housing Authority secretary, died in Pearl City. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Thomas, daughter Jamie-Lynn Ruiz, and brothers Milton and Ken Ihori. Private services.

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St. Francis Kuulei Kalani Kawelo

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

May 29, 2010
St. Francis Kuulei Kalani “Frank” Kawelo, 82, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by sons Francis and Joseph, daughter Kuulei, brother George Sr., sister Emma Hitchcock and a grandchild. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at St. Patrick Church, 1124 7th Ave. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.

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STANLEY TERUO KIMURA

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

STANLEY
TERUO KIMURA

Age 86, of Honolulu, formerly of Waipahu, passed away June 6, 2010 in Honolulu. Born November 3, 1923 in Honolulu. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran; and retired salesman from Atlas Insurance Agency.

He is survived by daughters, Stella Kimura, Donna (Randall) Kimura-Long of Sierra Vista, Arizona; brothers, Walter (Sueko) Kimura, Ronald (Judith) Kimura; sister, Betty (Roy) Yamaguchi; nieces & nephews.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (June 25) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please

Stanley Teruo Kimura

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 6, 2010
Stanley Teruo Kimura, 86, of Honolulu, formerly of Waipahu, a retired Atlas Insurance Agency salesman and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Stella Kimura and Donna Kimura-Long, brothers Walter and Ronald, and sister Betty Yamaguchi. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Anthony Takeshi Miyose

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 12, 2010
Anthony Takeshi “Mango Man” Miyose, 93, of Holualoa, Hawaii, a retired self-employed mango farmer and tree trimmer, died at home. He was born in Holualoa. He is survived by wife Janet; daughters Colleen Wallis, Diane Holschuh, Evelyn Miyose and Fern Sapanara; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Sunday at Kona Hongwanji Mission in Kealakekua, Hawaii. Call after 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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HIROKI “RICHARD” SANADA

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

HIROKI “RICHARD” SANADA

90, of Honolulu, passed away on June 10, 2010. Born on January 20, 1920 in Hanapepe, Kauai. Retired Carpenter. Survived by daughter, Angelique “Angel Kaalouahi” Sanada; granddaugh-ter, Desha-Le’ Neves; brothers, Aaron (Betty) Sanada and George Sanada, Sister-in-law, Norma Sanada and Brother-in-law, Robert Watanabe, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by sisters Margaret Young and Patsy Watanabe, and brother Mitsuyoshi Sanada.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Sunday (June 27) at Borthwick Mortuary; Memorial service 11:00 a.m. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Casual attire. No Flowers, please.

Toshiyuki Tanaka

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 4, 2010
Toshiyuki Tanaka, 86, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter and an Army veteran who served in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Yoshino; son Gerald; daughters Gail and Lois Tanaka, and Irene Kotaka; brother Toshiharu; sisters Kikue Taniguchi and Shizue Ono; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Itsuki Tanida

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 13, 2010
Itsuki Tanida, 86, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Miyoko S., son Greg, daughter Margaret Yafuso and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Ralph Texidor

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 4, 2010
Ralph “Blue” Texidor, 85, of Pearl City, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard painter and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by son Eric, daughters Margaret Ayers and Virginia Salcedo, brother Tolo, sister Frances Rivera, 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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Elizabeth Kaleihau Van Winkle

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 3, 2010
Elizabeth Kaleihau Van Winkle, 78, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Bruce, Farrett and Darrett; daughters Karla Puerto, Karleen Meyers, Kolleen “Ina” Naipo, Kayla Teriipaia and Kollett Noga; brothers Joseph and Gordon Wilson; sisters Winfred May, Lillian Jaggers, Dorothy Maile and Marvel Seguritan; 28 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waipahu Stake Center. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Lillian Kikuno Yasunaga

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 4, 2010
Lillian Kikuno Yasunaga, 93, of Honolulu, a retired housekeeper, died in Hale Pulama Mau. He was born in Hauula. He is survived by nephews and nieces. Services held. No monetary offerings.

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Yoshiko Yasunaga

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

May 21, 2010
Yoshiko Yasunaga, 87, of Honolulu, a retired J.C. Penney Co. salesclerk, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband William; sons Lawrence, Miles and Milton; brothers Ronald and Thomas Tokumaru; sisters Leslie Sumi and Elsie Wood; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Robert Po Kook Young

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 12, 2010
Robert Po Kook Young, 90, of Honolulu, a Pan American World Airways mechanic, died at home. He was born in Kunia. He is survived by wife Lena C.; sons Robert S., Ronald G. and Raymond R.; brothers James, David and Joseph; sisters Stella Hahn, Etta Pak, Elaine Woo and Rose Marie Kim; and four grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2:30 p.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Rolando Villahermosa Zamora

Posted On June 22nd, 2010 -

June 10, 2010
Rolando Villahermosa Zamora, 54, of Waipahu, a Jacobsen Labor Services grounds maintenance supervisor, died. He was born in Cebu City, Philippines. He is survived by wife Trinidad G.; son Elcid G.; mother Elimina M. Villahermosa; brothers Wilfredo V., Leonardo V. and Lanile V. “Edwardo;” sister Marilou Z. Job; and a grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church, Kalihi. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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