Archive for August 19th, 2010

Tadakazu Akagi

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July 4, 2010
Tadakazu Akagi, 82, of Wahiawa, a retired Waialua Post Office postmaster, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Eleele, Kauai. He is survived by wife Jeannette “Jeanne,” daughters Linda Sato and Laura Lum, brothers Jetsuo and Howard “Takashi,” sister Jean “Hamako” Yoshida and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Incorrect information published in an obituary yesterday.

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Joseph Akau

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Aug. 12, 2010
Joseph Akau, also known as “Uncle Joe” and “Papa Joe,” 74, of Waianae, a heavy equipment operator, Local 3, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ramona, son Danny, daughters Danette Kaahanui and Jill Rodrigues, brother Samuel K. Jr., sister Agnes Young, nine grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. next Thursday and 9 a.m. Aug. 27 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. next Thursday and 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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LYDIA DUMALANTA BAYANI

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

LYDIA DUMALANTA BAYANI

Age 71, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away August 7, 2010 in Waipahu. Born March 27, 1939 in Luna, Burgos, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Lydia was a member of Gumil Oahu Association.

She is survived by husband, Felipe A. Bayani; son, Edgar (Marissa) Bayani; daughters, Fely (Melvyn) Ventura, Rachel (Sonny) Bayani-Negre, Daisy (David) Bayani-Dahilig, Leah Bayani, Reggie (Bobby) Regalario; brother, Josue Dumalanta of Philippines; sister, Rebecca Lopez; 18 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.

Visitation 5-9 p.m. Sunday (August 22) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Program 6-7 p.m. Service 7 p.m. Burial 10 a.m. Monday (August 23) at Valley of the Temple Cemetery.

May Leong Chang

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July 30, 2010
May Leong Chang, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Police Commission secretary, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Joseph J. “Joe” Jr., brother Walter S.F. Leong, sisters Mary Tohyai and Mildred L. Nakano and a grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Additional information for an obituary printed Tuesday.

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Clara Crichton

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CLARA CRICHTON

Age 87, formally of Honolulu, passed away May 3, 2010 in Portland Oregon.

She is survived by her daughter Janet Crichton Cunha, grand-daughter Stephanie Cunha Mahoe, great grandson Kekoa Mahoe, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Visitation and service will be held on Saturday August 21, 2010 beginning at 5pm, at the Kahala Ward Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Saints, located at 4847 Kilauea Ave. Honolulu Hawaii. Aloha Attire. No Flowers.

Violet Ululani Ebinger

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Aug. 15, 2010
Violet Ululani Ebinger, 90, of Kailua, a retired salesclerk and hula dancer, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Pearl City. She is survived by son Edward-Jonah; daughters Winona Anzalone, Edwina Johnson, Deanna McFadden and Loretta Ebinger; brother Isaac Liu; sister Alberta Louis; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Private burial. Aloha and casual attire.

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Endrique A. Impasias

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Aug. 14, 2010
Endrique A. Impasias, 80, of Kahului, a retired hotel employee, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Asuncion Q., son Endrique Jr., sister Digna and three grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow.

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Antonio Jimenez Pisbe Jr.

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Aug. 14, 2010
Antonio Jimenez Pisbe Jr., 59, of Honolulu, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Olangapo, Philippines. He is survived by wife Beth; son Anton B.; daughters Abygail Rubianes and Abylynn and Abyjane Pisbe; father Antonio Sr.; brother Richard; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at St. Anthony Church in Kalihi. Mass: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow.

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Bruce Nalepo Kalua

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Aug. 15, 2010
Bruce Nalepo Kalua, 81, of Lahaina, a retired Honolulu Board of Water Supply supervisor, died at home. He was born in Napili, Maui. He is survived by sons Byron, Dwight and Bruce; brother Robert; sister Priscilla Hoke and Ulu Kalua; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Waiola Church in Lahaina. Services: 11 a.m. Scattering of ashes off Napili Bay following the services.

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YAEKO KUNIHIRO KIM

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Mililani Downtown Motuary (20 S. Kukui St.)

YAEKO KUNIHIRO KIM

Age 81, of Honolulu, passed away July 29, 2010 at Straub Clinic & Hospital. Born Sept. 16, 1928 in Waialua, Hawaii.

She is survived by son, Dennis G. (Jolene) Kim; daughter, Dorothy Faber of California; brother, Mitsuru (Ellen) Kunihiro; sisters, Yoshie Amimoto, Kimiko (Tamotsu) Koyanagi, Hanako Takahashi; four grandchildren; numerous great and great- great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Private Services were held

MATSUE KOBASHIGAWA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

MATSUE KOBASHIGAWA

Age 91, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away August 5, 2010 in Honolulu. Born September 1, 1918 in Lahaina, Maui, HI. Matsue was the former proprietor of Farrington Inn. She was a member of the Gaza-Yonagusuku and Kin Clubs.

She is survived by son, Tom (Joyce) Kobashigawa; daughters, Jane (Peter) Cheeseman, Lynne (John) Waihee; daughter-in-law, Kuniko Kobashigawa; son-in-law, James Cox; sister, Yoshiko Ginoza; 12 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Sunday (August 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m.

Matsue Kobashigawa

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Aug. 5, 2010
Matsue Kobashigawa, 91, of Honolulu, a former Farrington Inn proprietor, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son Tom, daughters Jane Cheeseman and Lynne Waihee, sister Yoshiko Ginoza, 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m.

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Micheal Kanoelani Lee

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Aug. 5, 2010
Micheal Kanoelani Lee, 54, of Honolulu, a former Royal Hawaiian Hotel Surf room employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Briana Lopez, father Anthony A., brother Damien and sister Darlynn Kiyuna. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. Incorrect information published in an obituary Monday.

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Moon Bok Lee

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Aug. 3, 2010
Moon Bok Lee, 80, of Honolulu, a cosmetologist, died at home. She was born in Taegu, Korea. She is survived by husband Kenneth H., son Andrew, daughters Nora Williams and Norma Lee and a grandchild. Services held.

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Trevor Kai Cabreros Miller

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Aug. 10, 2010
Trevor Kai Cabreros Miller, infant son of Scott and Jo Ann Miller of Pearl City, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by sisters Lei Beth Arai and Nicole Ava C. Miller; and grandparents Juanito and Rosita Cabreros, Michael Miller and Suzanne and Richard Matsumoto. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Mona Michiko Morris

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Aug. 10, 2010
Mona Michiko Morris, 97, of Honolulu, a retired Reef Hotel waitress, died at home. She was born in Waihee, Maui. She is survived by 13 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Steven Kalau Pau

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Aug. 4, 2010
Steven Kalau Pau, 80, of Waipahu, a retired Pearl Harbor Works Center boiler tender, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kennard Pau, brother Roland Like and sisters Josephine Lum and Edna Wright. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Vernon Charles Pauls

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Dec. 4, 2009
Vernon Charles “Vern” Pauls, 86, of Kailua-Kona, a real estate broker, aerospace engineer and Vern Pauls Real Estate owner in California, died at home. He was born in Gilroy, Calif. He is survived by daughters Vicki Cronin and Kathleen and Charlotte Pauls; sister Irene Collins; and three grandchildren. Services held.

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Trinidad Empenio-Anguay Santiago

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Aug. 6, 2010
Trinidad Empenio-Anguay “Trini” Santiago, 81, of Pearl City, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center radiology file clerk, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by husband Benny; sons Mervin, Principi, Ruben, Leopoldo, Leslie, Darryl and Bernard Anguay; daughters Darlene Kaina, Lucinda Anguay and Geraldine Kalilikane; stepdaughter Benjalyn Lyons; brother Peter Empenio; 42 grandchildren; 111 great-grandchildren; and 19 great-great- grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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DOMINGO “DOMING” CASTRO DEGALA SR.

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

DOMINGO “DOMING” CASTRO DEGALA SR.

Age 73, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away July 15, 2010 in Kapolei. Born September 28, 1936 in San Esteban, Ilocus Sur, Philippines. Retired from Oahu Construction Company after he retired he leased a farm at Mililani Agricultural Park and was a farmer for 15 years.

He is survived by wife, Leonila P. Degala; sons, Edwin (Lorna) Degala, Mardio Degala, Mariano ( Lilybeth ) Degala, Gilbert (Yvette) Degala of Las Vegas, Domingo Degala Jr; daughters, May (Raymond) Morales, Elizabeth Degala of Las Vegas; 7 grandchildren; brothers, Catalino Degala, Alfredo (Adela) Degala of Philippines; sister, Apelina Degala.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (August 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 p.m. Monday (August 23) at St Jude Church; (92-455 Makakilo Dr., Makakilo) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Albert Koon Sun Chock Sr.

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Aug. 6, 2010
Albert Koon Sun “Bull” Chock Sr., 79, of Kaneohe, a retired Federal Fire Department assistant chief and an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Myra “Darlene”; sons Albert Jr., Clayton, Derek and Victor; daughters Ronny Mae Cruz and Annie Manago; hanai sons Allen and Leroy Kahaku; sisters Betty Tollefsen and Truda Irvine; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 24 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Aloha attire. Lei welcome. Incorrect information published in an obituary Tuesday.

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Keith Edward Sugihara

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July 31, 2010
Keith Edward Sugihara, 45, of Manoa, a retired city civil engineer, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Jami and Carli, parents James and Amy and brothers Jon and Gavin. Services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Casual attire.

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Greg Lee Whigham

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July 31, 2010
Greg Lee Whigham, 53, of Kapolei and Ramona, Calif., a Bank of Hawaii vice president for commercial banking group compliance, died. He was born in Escondido, Calif. He is survived by brother David. Services are pending. No flowers. Donations suggested to Waipahu-Leeward Veterinary Clinic for pets in need.

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Molly Kiyono Yamaguchi

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July 29, 2010
Molly Kiyono Yamaguchi, 93, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by daughters Claudia Haraguchi and Jocelyn Nakata and four grandchildren. Private services.

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