Posted On October 11th, 2010 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel


Age 81, Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away September 16, 2010 in Aiea. Born May 16, 1929 in Waipahu. Retired Sergeant First Class, United States Army; and was employed at United States Department of Agriculture; member of Visayan Club; and Veterans of Foreign Wars. Preceded in death by son: John Bananola.

He is survived by daughters, Jo Ann (Carl) Nagatori, Joyce (Ben) Amplayo of Washington State; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; companion, Isabela Lambayan; brothers, Richard Gallarde, Paul (Deme) Gallarde; sister, Helen Estrella; hanai sons, Jeff Reigle of Washington, Jim Harai of Washington.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Thursday (October 14) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Program 11:00 a.m.; Prayer Service 11:30 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran