Archive for August 6th, 2010

LORETTA M. KOIZUMI

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

LORETTA
M. KOIZUMI

Age 78, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away July 22, 2010 in Wahiawa, HI. Born November 8, 1931 in Ewa Beach. She once resided in San Leandro, California.

She is survived by brothers, Jiro (Mabel) Mitsuyasu, Henry (Thelma) Mitsuyasu; sisters, Kiyoko “Grace” Sadaoka, Jane Koizumi; numerous nephews, nieces & cousins.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Monday (August 9) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Memorial service 10:30 a.m. Burial 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

JEANETTE CHONG HEE AHN

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

JEANETTE
CHONG HEE AHN

Age 89, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away July 9, 2010 in Waipahu. Born February 20, 1921 in Kekaha, Kauai.

She is survived by sons, Llewellyn Y.N. Ahn, Robert D. G. (Phyllis) Ahn; 6 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers, Robert “Wonnie” (Miriam) Lee, Norman (Mabel) Lee; nieces & nephews.

Private services were held.

Jeanette Chong Hee Ahn

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July 9, 2010
Jeanette Chong Hee Ahn, 89, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Kekaha, Kauai. She is survived by sons Llewellyn Y.N. and Robert D.G., brothers Robert “Wonnie” and Norman Lee, six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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EUFRECINA “CINANG” BUNGCAYAO BALAIS

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

EUFRECINA
“CINANG” BUNGCAYAO BALAIS

Age 79, of Honolulu, passed away July 22,2010 at Kuakini Medical Center. Born January 1, 1931 in Calayab, Laoag City, Philippines. Eufrecina was a hotel housekeeper.

She is survived by son, Lyndon (Stacy) Balais of Washington; daughter, Glenda O. B. Balais; daughter-in-law, Editha Balais; brother, Nemesio Bungcayao of California; sister, Maria (Benjamin) Pascual of Philippines; three grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday (8/8) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 7 p.m. Visitation again 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Monday (8/9) at St. Anthony Church, 640 Puuhale Rd.), Mass 10:45 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Eufrecina Bungcayao Balais

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July 22, 2010
Eufrecina Bungcayao “Cinang” Balais, 79, of Honolulu, a hotel housekeeper, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Calayab, Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by son Lyndon, daughter Glenda O.B., brother Nemesio Bungcayao, sister Maria Pascual, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Saint Anthony Church Kalihi, 640 Puuhale Road. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information published in an obituary yesterday.

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John G. Camou

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July 28, 2010
John G. Camou, 58, of Haiku, Maui, a highway and road safety electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 11, died in Haiku. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Sandy, son Jonathan, mother Adelina and brothers Andy and Jimmy. Celebration of life to be held at a later date.

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Geraldine S. Campbell

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July 30, 2010
Geraldine S. Campbell, 94, of Honolulu, an apartment manager, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Montana. She is survived by son Stuart, daughter Anne, brother Stan Smith and sister Frances Trimble. Private services.

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Eugene Galay Cortez

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Aug. 1, 2010
Eugene Galay Cortez, 97, of Honolulu, a retired Radford High School custodian, died in Honolulu. He was born in Candon, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by daughters Ma-Claire and Lisa. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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James Hisashi Fukuda

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July 27, 2010
James Hisashi “Jimmy” Fukuda, 85, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Postal Service letter carrier, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty S., sons Jay H. and Mark J., daughters Faith M. and Hope M., brother Richard M., sisters Doris M. Crowell and Mary A. Chang, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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James B.V. Gascon

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July 30, 2010
James B.V. “Jimmy” Gascon, 89, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter shop foreman at the Pearl Harbor Public Works Center, and Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lapog, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Honorata “Rita”; sons Reginald, Garrick, Leonard and Brian; daughter May Tanoura; hanai sons Daniel Richardson and Clayton Mew; brothers Hilarion “Sonny” and Jose Gascon; sisters Ludy Inovejas, Mary Cordero, Dorothy Godin, Betty Manois and Roselinda Pregana; 10 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 1 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual and aloha attire.

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Cecil Leroy Hendericks

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Aug. 3, 2010
Cecil Leroy Hendericks, 71, of Aiea, a communication systems manager, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in South Bend, Ind. He is survived by wife Miyo and son David S. Inurnment: 1 p.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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JOSEPH A. BUNCH JR.

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Mauka Chapel

JOSEPH A.
BUNCH JR.

Age 72, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed awayJuly 19, 2010 in Honolulu. Born January 12, 1938 in San Quintin, Pangasinan, Philippines. He was a Chief Instructor from Hawaii Okinawa Kenpo Karate-Do, also retired as a Marine Veteran and National Park Ranger.

He is survived by wife, Erlinda M. Bunch; sons, Joey (Karyn) Bunch, Jerry Bunch, Jeffrey (Amandy) Bunch; daughter, Elizabeth (Sidney) Patton; sisters, Elizabeth A. Bunch M.D., Warnitta (Moses) Montgomery, Liddia (Lorenzo) Balisi, Ilumenada A. Bunch, Henrietta A. Alexander; 10 grandchildren; numerous: nieces, nephews, & cousins.

Visitation 6:00 p.m. Monday (August 9) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Committal Service 11:00 a.m. Tuesday (August 10) at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Robert Ames Hill Jr.

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July 24, 2010
Robert Ames Hill Jr., 53, of Honolulu, a Premium Inc. truck driver, died. He was born in San Antonio. He is survived by mother Nettie and sister Debra. Private scattering of ashes at sea.

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Rachel Aileen Kahalehoe

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July 30, 2010
Rachel Aileen Kahalehoe, 62, of Waipahu, a Vacations Hawaii office supervisor, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband James K. Jr.; son Daniel; daughters Stacy Rivera, Misty Carter and Jamerlee Kahalehoe; father Richard Y. Ajifu; brother Richard R. Ajifu; sisters Rochelle Ajifu and Tina Garcia; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at the Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

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Loretta M. Koizumi

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July 21, 2010
Loretta M. Koizumi, 78, of Ewa Beach died in Wahiawa. She was born in Ewa Beach. She is survived by brothers Jiro and Henry, and sisters Kiyoko “Grace” Sadaoka and Jane Koizumi. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Swanee Tsugio Kumano

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Aug. 2, 2010
Swanee Tsugio Kumano, 87, of Honolulu, an automobile mechanic, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Calvin and a grandchild. Private services.

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Leon Lavender

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June 8, 2010
Leon Lavender, 59, of Hilo, a Robert’s Hawaii Tours bus driver, died in Hilo Medical Center. No survivors. No services.

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Allen Charlton Lawson

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July 17, 2010
Allen Charlton Lawson, 84, of Kaneohe, a retired general contractor, died in Kailua. He was born in Port Townsend, Wash. He is survived by wife Malia; son Jeff; daughter Carolyn McNabb; brothers Robert, Dale and David; and sister Barbara Covell. Services held.

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Tani Ke Tong Lee

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July 25, 2010
Tani Ke Tong Lee also known as Hiroyuki Tani, 80, of Honolulu, a retired real estate investor and restaurant owner, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Seoul. He is survived by wife Sato, son Alan, daughter Yuka Chau and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Additional information for an obituary published Wednesday.

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Drake Locke

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July 15, 2010
Drake Locke, 55, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Dana, Randall, Bruce and Baron. Private services.

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Joyce L. McCauley

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July 19, 2010
Joyce L. McCauley, 57, of Kaneohe died at home. She was born in Alameda, Calif. She is survived by son Jamey Prock, brother Richard Lee and sisters Linda Kalahiki, Janet Lee-Tillman, Laurie Lee and Erica Bryce. Visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 14 at Hope Chapel Olomana, Enchanted Lake Shopping Center, 1020 Keolu Drive, Kailua. Services: 10 a.m. Casual and aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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BEAU TYLER MITCHELL

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BEAU TYLER MITCHELL

Beau Tyler Mitchell a long time resident of Kailua/Kaneohe moved to Everett Wa. tragically died on July 26 2010 at the age of 29.
He is survived by his father William E. Mitchell Jr. and his mother Susan Merendino Mitchell and by a large extended family. Beloved by all who knew him.
A celebration of his life is being held on August 8th in Seattle WA. Friends and family are welcome. In lieu of flowers a “Beau Mitchell Memorial Fund” has been set up under the name of Susan H. Mitchell at the Bank of America.
A tribute site has been set up and is in process. remembered-forever.org/BeauMitchell.

Sumie Motoyama

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July 19, 2010
Sumie Motoyama, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Motoyama Distributors business partner, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hiroshima, Japan. She is survived by wife Iwao, son Calvin, daughters Catherine and Annette, brother Kozo Kubota and four grandchildren. Private services.

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SUMAKO NAKAMURA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

SUMAKO NAKAMURA

Age 85, of Waialua, HI, passed away July 25, 2010 in Honolulu, HI. Born May 26, 1925 in Upland, CA. She passed away in Honolulu.

She is survived by husband, Charles M. Nakamura; sons, Charles M. (Carol) Nakamura Jr., John (Lori) Nakamura; daughters, Kathy (Morton) Migita of CA, Margaret Nakamura of MN, Ann (Ted) Endo; 6 grandchildren; brothers, Keith Okamoto of TX, William (Alice) Okamoto of CA; sisters, Ada Tsurutani of MN, Eva (Aki) Inaba of CA; sister-in-law, Grace Okamoto; nieces & nephews.

In honor of her wishes, family services will be held.

Sumako Nakamura

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July 25, 2010
Sumako Nakamura, 85, of Waialua died in Honolulu. She was born in Upland, Calif. She is survived by husband Charles M.; sons Charles M. Jr. and John; daughters Kathy Migita, Margaret Nakamura and Ann Endo; brothers Keith and William Okamoto; sisters Ada Tsurutani and Eva Inaba; and six grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date.

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Hanako Okamura

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July 23, 2010
Hanako “Baban” Okamura, 92, of Honolulu, formerly of Hilo, a retired Hilo Union School cafeteria employee, died. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Thomas T., daughters Lynn K. Kawakami and Karen Y. Tanoue, brother Eiichi Okajima, sister Janet C. Yasuda, six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Russell Kalei Silva

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July 30, 2010
Russell Kalei Silva, 42, of Honolulu, a federal air marshal, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty, son Kapena, daughter Kalei, parents Robert and Jeanette, brothers Randall and Ryan “Keone,” sister Rhonda Kostiha and a grandmother. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Nicholas A. Souza

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July 23, 2010
Nicholas A. Souza, 64, of Oregon, formerly of Honolulu, a state chief elevator inspector and Navy veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Oregon. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Deborah, sons Marc and Michael, stepson Ikaika Obrey, stepdaughter Wendy Tyler, brothers Edward and Raymond, sisters Mildred Travaso and Joanne Nagasako, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Ann’s Church, Kaneohe. Mass: 10 a.m. Memorial services: noon at Kualoa Beach Park.

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Shigeo Tatsuno

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July 26, 2010
Shigeo Tatsuno, 88, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a retiree of the former Hilo Coast Processing Co. carpenter and plumber, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center, Hilo. He was born in Pepeekeo. He is survived by wife Toyo; sons Lance and Ross; daughters Amy and Gaye; brothers Yoshio, Yutaka and Minoru; and two grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Bernice Yoshiko Teniya

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July 29, 2010
Bernice Yoshiko Teniya, 94, of Kaneohe, a retired Spencecliff Corp. waitress, died. She was born in Kaneohe. She is survived by son Robert, daughters Irma Juntunen and Lorraine Teniya, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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