Archive for October 12th, 2010

Marcelino Pagaduan Aguinaldo

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Sept. 25, 2010
Marcelino Pagaduan Aguinaldo, 95, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a retired Hilo Coast Processing Co. boiler room operator, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He also was a member of the Commonwealth Army of the Philippines who fought for the U.S. Army during World War II. He was born in Paniqui, Tarlac, Philippines. He is survived by wife Virginia; brothers Andres, Vicente and Eugenio; sisters Maria Aguinaldo and Estelita Bacorro; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Papaikou. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.

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TAKEUCHI

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MASAJI TAKEUCHI

It’s hard to believe you have been gone a year. You may be out of our sight, but never out of our hearts and minds.

Your loving family,
Peggy, Wendy, Tina, Dan, Kent, Anthony, Kelcie, Michael & Gabby

Bernard Bueno

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Oct. 4, 2010
Bernard Bueno, 39, of Waipahu, a Ganir & Co. area supervisor, died in Honolulu. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Catherine; father Buenaventura; brothers Eugenio, Mario, Ernestro Jr. and Pedro; and sisters Elena Mendoza, Rosalinda Javier, Elizabeth Gacula, Soledad and Anabell Bueno, and Vicky Correa. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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ROBERT AUSTIN GRIFFEN

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ROBERT AUSTIN GRIFFEN Oct. 4, 2010

Robert “Bob” Austin Griffen, 84, of Kailua, a public health educator; entomologist; Peace Corps volunteer and regional coordinator and butterfly collector extraordinaire, died at home in Maunawili. He was born in Des Moines, Iowa and grew up in Alaska, California and became a worldwide traveler. He is survived by wife Betti, daughter Mali Griffen, step children Douglas Dinwiddie, Debra Schroeder and son-in-law Will Schroeder, granddaughters Samatha and Natalie; and former wife Florence Sumire Griffen. Celebration of Life will take place at 9:30 am at Kailua Beach Park on Oct. 16th. A light Buffet Breakfast will be served. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Hospice Hawaii.

William Kaaihue Lelepali Jr.

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Oct. 6, 2010
William Kaaihue Lelepali Jr., 87, of Wailuku, a Navy veteran, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Brian, Bruce, Brand and Barry; daughter Lila Mae; 12 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Newtown 1st Ward,

98-530 Kaahele St. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Agnes Kumaewa Kim

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Sept. 22, 2010
Agnes Kumaewa Kim, 87, of Waianae died in Waianae. She was born in Waianae. She is survived by sons Henry and Given, brother Robert Paaluhi, six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Waianae Protestant Congregational Church, 85-946 Mill St. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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ROY HIHUMI OGASAWARA

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St.)

ROY HIHUMI OGASAWARA

Age 96, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away October 4, 2010 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born January 23, 1914 in Waikapu, Maui. Roy Hihumi Ogasawara retired carpenter foreman and mason.

He is survived by son, Ralph Ogasawara; daughters, Gale (Wayne) Fontenelle, Hazel (Michael) Yoichisako, Cheryl Ogasawara; sister, Fujie Ogata; 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandson. Lovingly cared for by Emma Arelliano, Ana Sevelo, & Finao Kakau.

Visitation 5:00 p.m. Friday (10/15) at Japanese Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2655 Manoa Rd.
Wake Service 6:00 p.m. Aloha Attire.

Walter Chikazu Okui

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Sept. 28, 2010
Walter Chikazu Okui, 78, of Honolulu, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard machinist, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Kimiko Okui and Betsy Kim. Private services.

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Filomeno Palacol

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Sept. 22, 2010
Filomeno “Meno” Palacol, 86, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a retired cook’s helper for the former Hilo Lagoon Hotel, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in San Ildefonso, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by brother Hilarion. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Alexander Pratt

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Sept. 30, 2010
Alexander Pratt, 86, of Honolulu, a carpenter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Scotland. He is survived by sister Jean Addison. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Alexander Manor, 1559 Thurston Ave., Honolulu. No flowers.

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LEONIDES QUEYPO RAMONES

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

LEONIDES QUEYPO RAMONES

Age 84, of Waialua, HI, passed away September 7, 2010 in Wahiawa, HI. Born February 12, 1926 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He retired as a supervisor from Waialua Sugar Company Inc.; Filipino-American World War II Veteran and a Sakada; also President of Waialua
Filipino Community Association; Officer Bacarranues Association and I.L.W.U. Representative.

He is survived by son, Edwin N. (Sylvia) Ramones; grandchildren, Edwin C. Ramones Jr., Jonathan Ramones, Elizabeth Ramones, Elisha Ramones, Daniel Cardenas, Matthew Cardenas, Thomas Haleamau, Christine Walsh, Charles Stevenson, Cassidy Stevenson; hanai daughter, Marites (Eric) Stevenson; sisters, Toribia Pilar, Beatriz Ramones; sister-in-law, Florenda Lacar Ramones; nieces & nephews.

Visitation 5:30-9:00 p.m. Friday (October 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. Saturday (October 16) at Waialua United Church of Christ (67-174 Farrington Hwy., Waialua) Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Nieves V. Riglos

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Sept. 17, 2010
Nieves V. Riglos, 82, of Wailuku, a retired Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Co. sugar processor, died in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She was born in Ilocos Sur. She is survived by husband Marciano; sons Juanito Sr., Efren, Jeorge, Bernardo, Godofredo and Marcelino; daughter Tessie Hernandez; sister Alejandra “Andiang” Vivit; 24 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Mass: 8 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.

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Matsuko Shigeoka

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Sept. 20, 2010
Matsuko Shigeoka, 89, of Hilo, a retired salesclerk for the former Thermo-Lux Corp. in Hilo, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Joyce Higa, brother Yoshikazu Mizuguchi, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Sharlene Smythe

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Sept. 4, 2010
Sharlene “Skoshi” Smythe, 67, of Honolulu, a retired state Traffic Violations Bureau supervisor and St. John the Baptist School employee, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Nicole; brothers Larry, Nicholas and Wayne; sisters Ynez Blas and Pam Souza; a grandchild; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2340 Omilo Lane, Honolulu. Services: 11:30 a.m.

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The Rev. Douglas Clifford Werner

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Sept. 27, 2010
The Rev. Douglas Clifford Werner, 58, of Honolulu, a minister, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Mufulira, Zambia. He is survived by wife Jan, brother Keith and sister Maureen Harbor. Private services.

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Agnes Kainoa Hauanio Wright

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Oct. 5, 2010
Agnes Kainoa Hauanio Wright, 96, of Kailua, a Koolau Boys & Girls Home retiree, died at home. She was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Earl Kaina; daughter Wailani Broad; brother Bernard Hauanio; sisters Lei Louis, Noholani Nolan and Rita Meheula; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Greenhaven Cemetery. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to charity.

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Joseph J. Wuscher

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Oct. 3, 2010
Joseph J. Wuscher, 80, of Kaneohe, a retired federal communications engineer and an Army veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Allentown, Pa. He is survived by wife Mary; sons Kevin, John and Thomas; daughter Mary Jo Kapahu; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Mass: 2 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Monday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Florence Sue Zane

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Sept. 22, 2010
Florence Sue Zane, 96, of Kaneohe, a retired Sears, Roebuck & Co. salesclerk and former City Mill employee, died in Aloha Nursing and Rehab Centre. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Lynn; daughters Winona Oato, and Laurie and Gloriette Zane; brothers Ben and Norman Sue; sisters Verna Lee, Mildred Hoo and Jeanette Yoshinaga; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information published in an obituary Saturday.

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