Archive for September 4th, 2010

Pauline Toshiko Anzai

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Aug. 17, 2010
Pauline Toshiko Anzai, 87, of Pearl City, a retired seamstress, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sister Mildred Taniguchi. Private services.

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Rob J. Featherston

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July 12, 2010
Rob J. Featherston, 55, of Waikiki, an adolescent residential care worker, landscaper and financial adviser, died. He was born in Pennsylvania. He is survived by companion Val, brother Bill F. and sister Lynn M. Services to be held next month.

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NEILANI BURKE FILIAGA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

NEILANI BURKE FILIAGA

Age 68, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away August 9, 2010 in Aiea. Born November 29, 1941 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Neilani was a former music teacher with the Department of Education for over 34 years. She was an entertainer and polynesian dance instructor.

She is survived by husband, Aiva Filiaga; son, Eric (Sheryll) Filiaga; daughters, Neilani Malufau; Mahealani Filiaga; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9 a.m. Tuesday (Sept. 7) at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (99-641 Pohue St., Aiea). Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temple Cemetery.

Neilani Burke Filiaga

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Aug. 9, 2010
Neilani Burke Filiaga, 68, of Aiea, an entertainer, Polynesian dance instructor and former Department of Education music teacher, died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Aiva, son Eric, daughters Neilani Malufau and Mahealani Filiaga, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 99-641 Pohue St., Aiea. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Lily Fung

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Aug. 26, 2010
Lily Fung, 73, of Hono-lulu, a Hawaiian Regent Hotel front office staff, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Nagasaki, Japan. She is survived by husband Harrison and son Jason. Scattering of ashes to be held in Waikiki.

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Thomas Hiroto Hamada

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Aug. 23, 2010
Thomas Hiroto Hamada, 86, of Ho-nolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard pipefitter technician and Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Suzue; son David; daughter Susan Niino; brother Wallace; sisters Pauline Nagafuchi, Catherine Kikuchi and Betty Arakaki; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Emelio William Hendricks

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Aug. 25, 2010
Emelio William Hendricks, 18, of Kailua died. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He is survived by mother Emla Hendricks and sisters Tamar Draughn, Ophelia Dunbar and Kimberly and Emily Hendricks. Visitation: 2 p.m. tomorrow at Kailua Seventh-day Adventist Church, 160 Mookua St. Services: 3 p.m. Additional services to be held in New York and Jamaica. Burial to be held in Jamaica.

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Yu Lei Hoi

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Aug. 18, 2010
Yu Lei Hoi, 88, of Honolulu, a retired retail sales merchant, died in Burnaby, British Columbia. He was born in Ninpo, China. He is survived by wife Siu Tsin; sons Sidney, Thomas and Samuel; daughters Nancy and Liane Hoi; and five grandchildren. Private services.

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PETER KEKUAOKALANI KAEO

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

PETER KEKUAOKALANI KAEO

Age 76, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away August 5, 2010. Born August 3, 1934 in Honolulu, Hawaii. A retired Lieutenant Colonel of the U.S. Army and also at GTE Hawaiian Tel (Hawaiian Telcom) and Alu Like. Member of Knight of Columbus, St John Apostle & Evangelist Church and Third Order of Mary.

He is survived by wife, Marietta K. Kaeo; son, Peter K. Kaeo Jr; daughter, Kim Kaeo Daly; 2 granddaughters; 2 hanai sisters, Louise Herras, Luella Hug of Lacey of Washington; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (September 7) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Wednesday (September 8) at St John Apostle & Evangelist Church;
(95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani) Memorial Mass 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Schofield Post Cemetery. Casual/Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Peter Kekuaokalani Kaeo

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Aug. 5, 2010
Peter Kekuaokalani Kaeo, 76, of Mililani, a retired Army lieutenant colonel and GTE Hawaiian Tel and Alu Like employee, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marietta K., son Peter K. Jr., daughter Kim K. Daly, hanai sisters Louise Herras and Luella Hug and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church, 95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Schofield Post Cemetery. Casual and aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Kameko Kaneshiro

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Aug. 30, 2010
Kameko “Kay” Kaneshiro, 86, of Aiea, a retired food service worker, died in Nuuanu Hale. She was born in Lawai, Kauai. She is survived by husband Patrick K.; sons Mark M. and Ken; daughter Patricia “Patty”; brother Teruji Agena; sisters Tsuruko Higa, Matsue Arakaki and Takeko “Harriet” Yap; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Melvin Roy Kang

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Aug. 25, 2010
Melvin Roy Kang, 66, of Wahiawa, a retired construction laborer, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Violet L. Roberts, brother Dennis and sister Darleen Perkins-Kleimola. Private services.

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Dolores L.D. Kau

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Aug. 28, 2010
Dolores L.D. Kau, 86, of Honolulu, a retired state Corrections officer and Aloha Festivals emeritus director, died in Hiolani at Kahala Nui. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Louis Kau; daughters Virginia Hee, Claire Ho and Catherine Chun-Hoon; hanai daughter Gail Martin; sisters Edith Leong, Eleanor Park and Lorraine and Patricia Lee; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; five hanai grandchildren; and hanai great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Mass: 1 p.m. Graveside services: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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Grace Kazuyo Matsuoka

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Aug. 17, 2010
Grace Kazuyo Matsuoka, 95, of Honolulu, a retired sales clerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kalihiwai, Kauai. She is survived by sons Fredric “Saichi” and Lance Kawahara, daughters Joyce “Jo” Olson and Faith Kawahara-Seal, sister Eleanor Okubo, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Private burial. Colorful casual attire.

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Barbara Lee McCarty

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Aug. 10, 2010
Barbara Lee McCarty, 83, of Mililani, a retired travel agent, died in Maluhia Long Term Care Health Center. She was born in Salisbury, Md. She is survived by sons Patrick S. and William A., brother Joseph R. Johnson Jr. and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Irma Marie Myers

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Sept. 1, 2010
Irma Marie Myers, 99, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired public school teacher, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Ishpeming, Mich. She is survived by son Charley, daughter Judi Motteler, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo or Hilo Woman’s Club.

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YVONNE KUULEI PABLO

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YVONNE KUULEI PABLO

Yvonne Kuulei Pablo,78, beloved mother, grandmother, wife and friend, passed away peacefully on July 12 in Port Orchard, WA. She was preceded in death by her parents, siblings and husband of 53 years, Laureto R. Pablo. Born September 21, 1931 in Honolulu, Yvonne lived most of her life in Kaneohe. She moved to Washington State in December 2007 to be near her daughters and their families.

She graduated from Farrington High School and Cannon Business College in Honolulu, and worked as a bookkeeper and credit manager for several retail businesses on Oahu. Yvonne was an avid Mah Jong player, a beautiful hula dancer, and passionate college and pro football fan. She enjoyed traveling, entertaining family and friends, and most of all–spending time with her five grandchildren.

Yvonne is survived by daughters and sons-in-law Deborah and Thomas Horn of Bremerton, WA and Sharon and Gregory Weathers of Port Orchard, WA; grandchildren Tracy, TJ and Travis Horn and Todd and Meghan Weathers; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Visitation: 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 7 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Memorial services: 9:30 a.m. Committal services at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery in Kaneohe at 11:00 a.m.

TEODORO CACACTIN RAGUAL

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

TEODORO CACACTIN RAGUAL

Age 69, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away August 25, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born April 29, 1941 in Tabtabagan, Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Was employed at Fred Lau Hawaiian Landscape Maintenance Company, Inc.

He is survived by wife, Marcelina G. Ragual; sons, Gilbert Ragual of Philippines, Ryan Ragual of Philippines; daughters, Gina (Eugene) Miguel of Philippines, Vilma (Jerry) Yaplag, Ofelia (Manolo) Cacactin of Philippines, Geralyn Ragual (Jessie Cabisura) of Philippines, Leah Ragual of Philippines; 9 grandchildren; brothers, Lauriano Ragual, Blass (Juanita) Ragual, Guillermo Ragual
Sister: Amadia Padunan.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (September 8) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Burial will take place in Philippines at a later date. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Teodoro Cacactin Ragual

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Aug. 25, 2010
Teodoro Cacactin Ragual, 69, of Waipahu, a Fred Lau Hawaiian Landscape Maintenance Co. employee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Tabtabagan, Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Marcelina G.; sons Gilbert and Ryan; daughters Gina Miguel, Vilma Yaplag, Ofelia Cacactin and Geralyn and Leah Ragual; brothers Lauriano, Blass and Guillermo; sister Amadia Padunan; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Burial to be held in the Philippines at a later date. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Darryl Rapozo

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Aug. 26, 2010
Darryl Rapozo, 60, of Waipahu, a Quanta Services heavy equipment mechanic and Navy veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Roxanna; daughters Reynette Kaopua and Momi Rapozo; brothers Joseph and Harold Jr.; sisters Diane Basque, Charlene Sherwood, Sheena Archer and Bernadette and Julie Rapozo; and a grandchild. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Services: 9 a.m. Committal services: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Mary Mitsuko Saito

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Aug. 13, 2010
Mary Mitsuko Saito, 87, of Honolulu, a waitress, died. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by brothers Chosaburo and Douglas K. Arai and sisters Helen T. Yokoyama, Ethel Y. Eshima, Saki Uyechi, Shino Kobayashi and Elaine S. Pavey. Private services.

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Stanley Shizuto Shigeoka

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June 5, 2010
Stanley Shizuto Shigeoka, 72, of Honolulu, a retired roofing contractor and Marine Corps veteran, died. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Edward, Russell and Scott; daughter Kimberly; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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GEORGE KAWEHE SIAMANI

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

GEORGE KAWEHE SIAMANI

Age 38, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away August 12, 2010 in Honolulu. Born November 4, 1971 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

He is survived by parents, Siaosi and Virginia Siamani; son, George Siamani; sisters, Georgina (Nathaniel) Jones, Georgette (Mark) David, Georgianna (James) Kaneakua, Virginia (Setu) Laititi, Geanette (Potumoe) Siamani-Olomua, Georgalynn (Duwayne) Manaku, Rose Leusu, Eleanor Leusu; brothers, Gregory (Alexia) Siamani, Gerald Siamani, Gerad (Evelyn) Siamani of Alaska, Gerret (Atrina) Siamani; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (September 7) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

George Kawehe Siamani

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Aug. 12, 2010
George Kawehe Siamani, 38, of Honolulu died in Hono-lulu. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by parents Siaosi and Virginia; son George; brothers Gregory, Gerald, Gerad and Gerret; and sisters Georgina Jones, Georgette David, Georgianna Kaneakua, Virginia Laititi, Geanette Siamani-Olomua, Georgalynn Manaku and Rose and Eleanor Leusu. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Debbie Silva

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Aug. 23, 2010
Debbie Silva, 52, of Waimanalo died. She is survived by husband Kimo; daughters Suncirae and Teresa Silva; brothers Rocks, Kurk and Clint; sister Desire; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waimanalo ward, 91-972 Oluolu St. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Mek Soutavong

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Aug. 28, 2010
Mek Soutavong, 48, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Laos. He is survived by companion Cindy Vongprachanh, son Steven Vongprachanh and daughter Nikki Vongprachanh. Private services.

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Judy K. Tanouye

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Aug. 28, 2010
Judy K. Tanouye, 58, of Honolulu, a Hawaii Pacific University library assistant and caregiver, died in Hospice Hawaii Kailua. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by parents Shoichi and Harue, brother Gary and sister Molly. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Sau Wah Tse

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Aug. 29, 2010
Sau Wah Tse, 85, of Honolulu died in Maluhia Long-Term Care Health Center. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by sons Chi Ping, Simon Chi Kwok and Alex Kwok Choi Wong; daughter Mei Ha Chan; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples.

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Kameyo Yoshinaga

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Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, LLC

KAMEYO YOSHINAGA

Age 97 of Aiea, passed away Sept. 1, 2010. Born in Aiea, Hawaii. Retired Owner of Hi Land Service LTD.

Survived by daughter, Clara Yamamoto; daughter in law, Mary Yoshinaga; 5 grandchildren, Clarke (Lori) Yoshinaga, Debra (Roy) Tokuhama, Cindy (Rudy) Ladera, Wendy (David) Lee, Ward (Dale) Yamamoto; 12 grt. grandchildren, Jodi, Troy, Jana, Cody, Dani, Quinn, Gerilyn, Erin, Matthew, Jamie, Joshua, Joie; one grt. grt. grandchild, Alexis; sister, Michie Takeshita; sister in laws, Sumiko Nakahara, Betty Nakahara.

Funeral service 6 p.m. Monday Sept. 6, 2010 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary; Private Entomb-ment; No flowers. Casual attire.

Kameyo Yoshinaga

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Sept. 1, 2010
Kameyo Yoshinaga, 97, of Aiea, a retired Hi-Land Service owner, died in Aiea. She was born in Aiea. She is survived by daughter Clara Yamamoto, sister Michie Takeshita, five grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.

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