Archive for August 30th, 2010

Helen L. Surell Agua

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Aug. 17, 2010
Helen L. Surell Agua, 75, of Aiea died in Honolulu. She was born in Lanai City. She is survived by husband Alfred; son Jason; daughters Rona Barsano and Melisa Burton; brothers Rudy, Roy and Ricky Surell; sisters Nancy DeCorte and Gloria Maikai; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Zyan Hana ‘Ia ‘Oia Me Ka Maluhia No Kona Mau Makua Aloha ‘O Kalei Ho’omanawanui Brown

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Aug. 21, 2010
Zyan Hana ‘Ia ‘Oia Me Ka Maluhia No Kona Mau Makua Aloha ‘O Kalei Ho’omanawanui Brown, infant son of Keola and Ilona Brown of Waimanalo, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by brothers Malachi, Elijah, Canaan, Tatum, Isaac, Anu, Hali’a, Koali’i and Leo; sisters Shyla, Angela, Kalei, Liana and Lena; grandparents Albert Sr. and Lei Makanani, Valerie Brown and Kalei Hong; and hanai parents Leroy and Lisa Brown, Wesley and Stephanie Brown, Grant and Rachel Hedani, Ipo and Boya Naleieha III, Koko Albert Makanani Jr., and Zachary and Kukana Toth. Visitation: 4 p.m. Sept. 18 at Moanalua Mortuary. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Aloha attire. Donations welcome.

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Vincent Joseph Buono

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Aug. 21, 2010
Vincent Joseph Buono, 79, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired construction worker and co-owner of Tropic Casuals, Kauai Casuals and Garden Isle Clothing at Coconut Marketplace, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Coney Island, N.Y. He is survived by wife Elsie; son Michael; daughter Holly Simon; stepchildren Dino Oshiro, and William T. and Duane “Doozy” Carrillo; sister Miranda Kashou; 17 grandchildren; and 10 great- grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kapaa Assembly of God. Services: 11 a.m.

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Jeffrey Quides Daquep

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July 31, 2010
Jeffrey Quides “Jeff” Daquep, 31, of Pearl City, a Hansen Distribution Group truck driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Michelle, father Janito, mother Tina and sister Joyce Sacramento. Services held.

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Praxedes Pastor Duran

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Aug. 24, 2010
Praxedes Pastor Duran, 93, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Garden Isle Health Care. She was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Art and Isabelo; daughters Bessie Garbo, Mely Iloreta and Avelina Semana; sister Alejandra Pastor; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 11 at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

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Shelly Marie Ganigan

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Aug. 14, 2010
Shelly Marie Ganigan, 39, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a California & Hawaii Foliage employee, died at home. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Po’okela Kaahu, Bryson Autele-Ganigan and Jonah Ganigan; daughters Keisha Ganigan-Preston and Tiare Ganigan; mother Gloria Brown; brothers James Jr., William and Shannon Delo Santos; stepbrothers Caesare and Anthony Brown; and a grandchild. Private services.

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Bruce Sun Fook Ho

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Aug. 26, 2010
Bruce Sun Fook Ho, 65, of Holualoa, Hawaii, owner of Bruce Ho Photography in Kailua-Kona and a retired information resources manager for Sun Microsystems in California, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sally, sons Delsin and Elin, sisters Penny Lum and Wendy Brizdle, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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CORNELIO “CASS” MOSSO” CASABAR, JR.

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

CORNELIO “CASS” “MOSSO” CASABAR, JR.

Age 67, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away August 22, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born May 29, 1943 in Koloa, Kauai, Hawaii. Cornelio retired from Kaiser Permanente Hospital and Getty Oil Company.

He is survived by wife, Jennifer Casabar; sons, Damon (Holly) Casabar of Utah, Matthew (Janille) Casabar of Kona, HI, Daniel Casabar of CA; daughters, Maile (Ray) Ae, Camille Casabar-Koholua, Tanya (Jon) George of Arizona; brothers, Sonny (Lisa) Casabar, Benny Taroc, Siling (Evelyn) Taroc; sisters, Betty Casabar, Elaine (Rudy) Samiano, Thelma (Stan) Tamagawa, Shirley-Ann (Chris) Ramirez, Christine (Dustin) Broyard; 11 grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews & cousins.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Friday (Sept. 3) at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (91-1154 North Rd., Ewa Beach). Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

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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Evelyn Pekina Kapumau

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Aug. 20, 2010
Evelyn Pekina “Tina” Kapumau, 79, of Hilo, a Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Co. employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by daughters Evelyn Bungula, Elizabeth Sanborn and Lisa Kapumau; 18 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Ray Hiromichi Kawaguchi

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Aug. 24, 2010
Ray Hiromichi Kawaguchi, 65, of Kaneohe, owner of RHK Electrical Services, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Martine N.; sons Gerry K., Eric A. and Marc R.; daughter Andrea K.; mother Kiyoko; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Sept. 7 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information published in an obituary yesterday.

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Miyako Kaya

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Aug. 12, 2010
Miyako Kaya, 81, of Aiea, formerly of Hilo, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. She was born in Ahualoa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Mark; daughter Sharon; brothers Kazutoshi, Tadashi, Shizuo and Tetsuo Najita; sister Tsuneko Doi; and a grandchild. Private services.

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Charles Shoichi Matsuda

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Aug. 23, 2010
Charles Shoichi Matsuda, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Army master sergeant, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Grace H., son Steven H., daughter Amy A. Barilo, sisters Ellen T. Fujioka and Lillian N. Matsuda, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Private committal services at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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John Charles Olsen

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Aug. 19, 2010
John Charles Olsen, 89, of Wahiawa, a retired Department of Defense electronics engineer and Navy veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Delta, Colo. He is survived by wife Hiroko Y.K.; sons Dr. John R., Dr. James M. and Robert C.; daughter Sharla J. Beil; and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Edna Ritsu Sang

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Aug. 17, 2010
Edna Ritsu Sang, 89, of Aiea, a homemaker, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Francis Ueda and sisters Florence Kochiyama and Flora Uekawa. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Rhonetta Lou Tate

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Aug. 1, 2010
Rhonetta Lou Tate, 57, of Honolulu, a Na Mea Hawaii sales associate who specialized in Niihau shells, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Juan Jose and brother Rodney. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual or aloha attire. No flowers.

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EDWARD YASUSHI YASUI

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

EDWARD YASUSHI YASUI

Age 96, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away August 8, 2010 in Pearl City. Born October 28, 1913 in Waipahu, Hawaii. A retired tour driver and former amateur boxing champion.

He is survived by wife, Katherine T. Yasui; sons, Daniel (Esther Ueda) Yasui, Michael (Jacqueryn) Yasui; daughters, Patricia M. (Kryn) Teeuw of Oregon, Dianne N. (Howard) Ishida; 8 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

Private services were held.

Edward Yasushi Yasui

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Aug. 8, 2010
Edward Yasushi Yasui, 96, of Pearl City, a retired tour driver and former amateur boxing champion, died in Pearl City. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Katherine T., sons Daniel and Michael, daughters Patricia M. Teeuw and Dianne N. Ishida, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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