Archive for August 26th, 2010

Nicolas Acoba Acob

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Aug. 10, 2010
Nicolas Acoba Acob, 67, of Hilo, a retiree from the former Hamakua Sugar Co. and Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel, died at home. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Esperanza; sons Randy, Clarence and Nelson; daughters Lorna Ita and Loida Enriques; brother Juan; sister Arsenia Acosta; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Celebration of life: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Priscilla Frances Wahine Ali’i Cluney Baker

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Aug. 13, 2010
Priscilla Frances Wahine Ali’i Cluney Baker, 96, of Waipahu, an educator on Molokai and a lieutenant colonel for the Air Force Auxiliary Hawaii Wing Civil Air Patrol, died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Wanda Mae “Peewee” Peleholani, Bobbie Lynn “Pumpkin” Dean and Ellavan K. “Kehau” Papapa; sister Joanie E. Cluney Olds; 19 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. tomorrow at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 1:30 p.m. Aloha attire. Incorrect information was published in an obituary Sunday.

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Teimei Chena

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TEIMEI CHENA
August 22, 2010

Teimei Chena, 92, of Honolulu, retired from J.M. Tanaka, died at home. He was born in Mana, Kauai.

He is survived by wife, Violet; sons, Glenn (Sheila) and Steven; daughter, Dianne (Gary) Truitt; sister, Helen McKay; grandchildren, Edwin Truitt and Brandi Truitt-Lemke; great-grandson, Takoda Truitt.

Visitation: 11:30 a.m. Saturday (8/28) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Ronald Gonsalves Cox

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Aug. 18, 2010
Ronald Gonsalves Cox, 65, of Kailua, a retired Federal Fire Department captain, St. Francis Medical Center lead security officer and an Air Force veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Michelle; son Ronald A.; daughters Tiffany Joaquin and Tarryn Cox; sisters Jeanette Santana, Lydia Gaylor and Charlotte Rego; five grand- children; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony’s Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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Palmida Caetano Ferreira

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Aug. 19, 2010
Palmida Caetano Ferreira, 96, of Kailua, formerly of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. She was born in Hono-lulu. She is survived by daughter Marie Botelho; brother John Caetano; sister Josephine Paulos; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. tomorrow at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Kailua. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Graveside committal services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Homelani Memorial Park, Hilo. Casual attire.

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Henry Isamu Haruki

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Aug. 11, 2010
Henry Isamu Haruki, 75, of Honolulu, a retired Windward Toyota vice president, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by wife Christine H. Muliawan; and sisters Martha T. Murata, Jean K. Goda, Lorna M. Saiki and Stella Y. Lee. Private services.

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Violet Honda Hiller

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Aug. 10, 2010
Violet Honda Hiller, 95, of Hilo, a retired sales clerk, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Kaiwiki, Hilo. She is survived by nephew Edward Honda and niece Aileen Honda. Private services.

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Haruko Hirano

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July 16, 2010
Haruko Hirano, 97, of Eleele, Kauai, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. She was born in Lawai, Kauai. She is survived by husband Fusao; son Robert; daughters Joy Oshiro, Shirley Kodani and Alice Yamauchi; brother Takeshi Onuma; sister Clara Saiki; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Domingo Agdipa Inocelda

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July 14, 2010
Domingo Agdipa “Don” Inocelda, 80, of Kapolei, a Pearl Harbor Public Works Center retiree, died in Kapolei. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by companion Geraldine De Guzman; sons Dominic, Gary and Guy; daughter Donna Tachera; brother Martin; sister Dora Soliva; nine grandchildren; a hanai grandchild; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Takino Izuka

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July 16, 2010
Takino Izuka, 102, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sons Daniel and Charles; daughters Akiko Tsukiyama, Nancy Serikawa and Shirley Izuka; brother Tadao Suemori; sisters Barbara Homberg and Namiko Fukuda; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Fumiko Kami

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Aug. 14, 2010
Fumiko Kami, 82, of Volcano, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Kapapala, Kau, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Robert; daughters Rolberta Masaki and Joenne Kami-Kim; brother Keiichi Kirito; sisters Kazuko Shimasaki, Sueko Yamamoto, Phyllis M. Sakamoto, Dorothy Quante and Aiko Squires; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Dorothy Teruyo Kimura

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July 20, 2010
Dorothy Teruyo Kimura, 90, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Hono-lulu. She is survived by sons Steven and Ross; sister Gladys Yakuma; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Masae Kusano

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Aug. 17, 2010
Masae Kusano, 101, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Minoru; daughter Jane Hale; brothers Fumio and Toshio Nakamura; sister Janet Onuma; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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EUGENIO “KINYONG” RAMALES LACTAOEN

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

EUGENIO “KINYONG” RAMALES LACTAOEN

Age 84, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away July 26, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born November 15, 1925 in Santa Maria, Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines. He retired as a First Lieutenant Philippines Constabulary and a Korean Veteran. Also retired as a utility worker from Zippy’s Restaurant.

He is survived by wife:, Visitacion D. Lactaoen; sons, Henry (Yolanda) Lactaoen, Ricardo (Norma) Lactaoen, Arnold (Myrna)
Lactaoen, Ronald (Teresa) Lactaoen, Eugenio (Mildred) Lactaoen Jr.; daughter, Cecilia (Bryan) Villanueva; brothers, Jose (Clarita) Lactaoen, Cleto (Adelina) Lactaoen, Monico (Zenaida) Lactaoen; sister, Maxima (Hebron)
Santos; 14 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (August 29) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Monday (August 30) at St. Joseph Catholic Church; (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Jeremiah Lalau

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Aug. 8, 2010
Jeremiah “Jerry” Lalau, 62, of Hono-lulu, a retired Hickam Air Force Base assistant youth director and an Air Force veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Vaitogi, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Juliet; son Tefoa; brothers Taafili, Andrew, Richard, Adam, Allan, Eric and Ellis; and sisters Betty Schroeder, Fogavai Scott, Sisamoa Ah Sam, Misifeleni York, Anna Rosemond, Jane Kalolo and Betty Olo. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. Monday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Irvin H. Martin

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Aug. 15, 2010
Irvin H. Martin, 97, of Kailua, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 38 quartermaster, Island Construction mechanic foreman and owner of Martin’s Lounge and Martin’s Inn, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Beatrice; sons Eric, David, Glenn and John; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at the park cemetery. Casual attire.

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Tsuyoshi Mikami

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Aug. 8, 2010
Tsuyoshi “Rocky” Mikami, 90, of Kailua, a retired S&M Sakamoto Inc. carpenter and an Army veteran, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Koolaupoko, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Kaneko “Peggy”; sons Rodney T. and Gregg K.; daughter Karen A. Nishimura; brothers Haruo and John E., seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Sunao Miyabara

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Aug. 21, 2010
Sunao Miyabara, 91, of Hono-lulu, a retired honorary consul-general of Thailand and Liberty Bank banker, died at home. He was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Chiyoko; son Colin T.; daughter Lorayne K. Treschuk; sister Yurie Hagihara, five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 4 p.m. Sunday at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin. Services: 5 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Hal Hayao Oishi

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Aug. 9, 2010
Hal Hayao Oishi, 85, of Mililani, a retired Coopers & Lybrand partner/certified public accountant and Army Military Intelligence Service veteran, died. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Midori S.; sons Ken D. and Dr. Andrew J.; daughters Emi O. Anamizu, Christina M. Oishi-Chun and Jacqueline N. Tapper; brother Hideo; sisters Dorothy K. Kondo and Jean H. Kawamoto; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu at Koolau, 45-550 Kionaole Road, Kaneohe. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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James Gordon Page

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Aug. 21, 2010
James Gordon “Jim” Page, 68, of Hanapepe, Kauai, an architect and artist, died at home. He was born in Schofield Barracks. He is survived by wife Judith; sons Seth and Ethan; and three grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held at sunset at Salt Pond Beach Park in Hanapepe.

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Robert A. Panfil

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Aug. 23, 2010
Robert A. Panfil, 74, of Kihei, Maui, died at home. He was born in Milwaukee. He is survived by wife Renora C.; sons Kevinlee R. Panfil and Dwayne Oshiro; daughters Lita M., Cynthia L. and Jackque L. Panfil, and Evette Benitez; and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Samuel Lani Peters

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Aug. 19, 2010
Samuel Lani “Uncle Buddy” Peters, 67, of Kapaa, Kauai, a drywall worker and owner of Wailua Kayak & Canoe, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Catherine; daughters Tammy Toban, Denise “Tita” Kauihou, Kulamanu Marshman and Kaiulani Lovell; hanai son Nakana Duarte; hanai daughter Keahi Verdusco; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. A celebration of life will be held Sept. 18. Details pending.

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Richard Liki Kahaleuahi Sr.

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Aug. 6, 2010
Richard Liki “Uncle Liki” Kahaleuahi Sr., 68, of Waianae, a retired Nutrena Feed and Farm heavy equipment operator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hana, Maui. He is survived by partner Dayna E. Pave; son Richard L. Jr.; daughters Sue-Lyn A. Manners, Penelope M. Avilla, and Dawn H. and CeCe K. Kahaleuahi; brothers Joseph and Keith; sisters Marilyn Akana, Rosemarie Bowle, Anna Lono and Jane Kuloloio; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, 89-235 Pua Ave., Nanakuli. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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James Braulio Reyes Sr.

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July 19, 2010
James Braulio Reyes Sr., 85, of Ewa Beach, a retired B&C Trucking master diesel mechanic and Navy veteran, died at home. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by son James B. Jr.; daughters Jamene “Kuulei” French, Jocelyn Reyes, Sherdawn Julian and Julie Reyes-Oda; 15 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Services: 11:45 a.m. Casual or aloha attire.

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KATHERINE “KAYE” MAUNAKEA STANG

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KATHERINE “KAYE” MAUNAKEA STANG

Katherine “Kaye” Maunakea Stang, 80, of Nanakuli, joined our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at His heavenly throne on July 20, 2010. She leaves behind her loving and devoted husband of 37 years, Glenn. She is also survived by son Ernest Keolakalani Keinath, granddaughter Me Hie Woore, sister Emma (Joe) Hoohuli of Nanakuli, and brother Edwin (Mary) Maunakea of Copperas Cove, Texas. Also surviving Kaye are her loving aunts and uncles Gertrude Le Bron, Judy Rezentes, Mary Ann Rasmussen, Peter Juhn, Carmen (Ronald) Staskow, Marie Ng, Isabella (Stephen) Hong, snd Betsy Hinau, Norman (Ruby) Maunakea, numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, godchildren, and hanai family. Kaye was a loyal and enthusiastic member of the following organizations: Ahahui Kaahumanu Society, Ladies Auxiliary Fleet Reserve Association (Unit 46 President), American Legion Auxiliary (Past Department President), Lualualei Lions Club, Red Hat Society China Rose, Waianae Chapter AARP, Waianae Golden Age and many others. Kaye leaves the earthly world a better place for having been here. In all her travels around the world she always showed the true meaning of Aloha to all she met along the way. Services and celebration of life will be held at Mililani Memorial Park Mauka Chapel. Viewing at 5 p.m. followed by services. All are welcome and encouraged to share as time permits. Attire is casual but respectful. Flowers welcome. Cremation to follow with inurnment and committal services at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl) on September 9, 2010 at 10:30 a.m.

Katherine Kamalukukui Maunakea Stang

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July 20, 2010
Katherine Kamalukukui Maunakea “Kaye” Stang, 80, of Waianae died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Ho-nolulu. She is survived by husband Glenn; son Ernest “Kalani” Keinath; brother Edwin Maunakea; and sister Emma Hoohuli. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Flowers welcome.

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Earl Tadashi Tsuda

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Aug. 6, 2010
Earl Tadashi Tsuda, 70, of Hono-lulu, a retired Honolulu police reserve officer, state deputy sheriff and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sarah; sons Nelson and Reed; brothers Herbert, George and Walter; and a grandchild. Services at a later date.

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Myrna Ku’uipo Tyler

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Aug. 18, 2010
Myrna Ku’uipo Tyler, 71, of Waimanalo, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Lawrence “Tony”; daughters Rochelle “Kehau” De Rego, Kimberly Au and Kismet “Kizzy” Taylor; sisters Audrey Elliott and Dolores Oishi; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. George Catholic Church, Waimanalo. Mass to follow. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published yesterday.

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Hatsume Uemura

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Aug. 8, 2010
Hatsume Uemura, 95, of Wainaku, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Miyazaki Care Home. She was born in Wainaku. She is survived by sons Gilbert and Muneo; daughters Hiroko Nagamine and Kinuyo Knight; sisters Yasue Sugi and Hatsuko Shiraishi; nine grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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YEIICHI UYEUNTEN

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

YEIICHI UYEUNTEN

Age 92, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away August 3, 2010 in Aiea. Born October 15, 1917 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

He is survived by wife, Mitsuyo Uyeunten; sons, Ralph (Karen) Uyeunten; daughter, Gale (Herdi) Sadaoka; daughters-in-law, Arline Uyeunten, Cindy Uyeunten; brother, Richard Unten; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:00 p.m. Sunday (August 29) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire.


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