Archive for October 14th, 2010

Maxima Ramos Abrigo

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Sept. 28, 2010
Maxima Ramos Abrigo, 58, of Waipahu, a Pearl City Walmart McDonald’s manager, died. She was born in Balingog, Victoria Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by husband Nicolas C., son Tito R., daughter Trina R., mother Herodia, brother Teodorico and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Incorrect information published in an obituary Saturday.

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Esther E. Ajifu

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Sept. 26, 2010
Esther E. Ajifu, 86, of Aiea, a retired general office clerk at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Aiea. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by husband Richard, sons Glenn and Jon, hanai daughter Wanda Padasdao, brother Thomas Tsuha, sister Tomoe Fukushima, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services at a later date.

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JUNE BERNADES

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JUNE BERNADES

June Bernades of Santa Clarita, beloved wife, loving sister, mother, grandmother, aunt, and dear friend of many went home to be with Christ on: Wednesday, October 6, 2010, after a long battle with cancer for almost two years. She was 67 years old.

June was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on March 8, 1943. She graduated from McKinley High School in Hawaii class of 1961. She moved to California 40 years ago. June loved spending time with family and friends. She enjoyed cooking, baking, bowling, sewing, and helping people in any way she could. June worked as an Office Manager at Private Mini Storage in Canyon Country for 22 years, where she made many special friends.

June is survived by her husband of almost 50 years Roy Bernades; her three sons Roy Bernades, Vince and wife Susie Bernades; John and wife Lazan Kalani; her only daughter Donna and husband Francisco Avila; her sisters Theresa Cariaso and Anita Mia; her seven grandchildren Charlene Bernades, Brandon Avila, Andrew Avila, Daniel Avila, Leilani Avila, Brennan Bernades, and Sean Luna. June will be missed, but remembered forever!

A celebration of her life (Memorial Service) will be held on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at the Del Prado Homeowner’s Association Club House, 24360 La Glorita Circle in Newhall, CA 91321.

Soon Jee Cho

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Oct. 11, 2010
Soon Jee Cho, 85, of Mililani, formerly of Pago Pago, American Samoa, a retired Samoa Packing fleet manager and Pago Cho Shipping Services president, died at home. He was born in Juam, South Korea. He is survived by wife Viivale Sio; sons George, Kwan Tai, Rocky and Douglas; daughters Helen Kim, Lynda Leoso, Caroline Hardin and Gloria Telesa; brothers Soon Jung, Soon Un and Soon Hong; sister Soon Yang; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Koolau Golf Course Ballroom. Services: noon. Lunch to follow.

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EMILIANA SILVA DAMO

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St.)

EMILIANA SILVA DAMO

Age 74, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away October 6, 2010 at Straub Clinic & Hospital. Born October 2, 1936 in San Vicente, San Manuel, Tarlac, Philippines.

She is survived by sons, Arturo “Arthur” (Phi Diep) Damo, Raul “Polly” (Leonora) Damo, Winston “Rudy” (Marivic) Damo; daughters, Ester (Eduardo) Eustaquio, Mercedes “Joanne” De Leon, Jennifer (Elman “Boyet”) Pagaduan, Hazel (Arthur) Andres Jr.; sister, Donisia Mato; 17 grand-children, 4 great grandchildren.

Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday (10/17) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Also, visitation 8:30 a.m. Monday (10/18) at St. Anthony Church, Kalihi, Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

Emiliana Silva Damo

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Oct. 6, 2010
Emiliana Silva Damo, 74, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in San Vicente, San Manuel, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by sons Arturo “Arthur,” Raul “Polly” and Winston “Rudy”; daughters Ester Eustaquio, Mercedes “Joanne” De Leon, Jennifer Pagaduan and Hazel Andres; sister Donisia Mato; 17 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony Church, Kalihi. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Aileen Comer Delgado

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Oct. 9, 2010
Aileen Comer Delgado, 58, of Kailua, a retired nonprofit organization hospitality clerk, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Tammy “Kami” Pagulayan and Celeste Teves, companion Jason Richardson, father Charles Comer, mother Beatrice Ames, brother Charles Comer Jr. and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. tomorrow at St. Anthony Church, Kailua. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.

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Douglas Eugene Hilton

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Oct. 4, 2010
Douglas Eugene Hilton, 69, of Honolulu a retired Paradise Beverages salesman, died in Aiea. He was born in West Virginia. He is survived by son Jeffrey, brothers Charles and George, and caregiver Brian Nitta. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Saturday at Mad Dog Saloon, 2301 Kuhio Ave., Honolulu. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Honolulu.

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Charles A. Ebright Jr.

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Oct. 10, 2010
Charles A. Ebright Jr., 81, of Kapolei, a highway inspector, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Juliana, son Randolph, sister Lydia Carvalho, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.

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Henry Vincent Jr.

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Sept. 28, 2010
Henry Vincent Jr., 84, of Las Vegas, a retired owner and operator of Henry Vincent Inc., a Hawaiian Dredging manager and an Army veteran who served in the Signal Corps in World War II, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lulu Keikilohi Kong; son Henry III; daughters Charlene Lui, Haunani Mackey-Rangiuaia and Lehua Vincent; sister Emily P.; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kailua 1st Ward, 1461 Kanapuu St., Keolu Hills. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Helma Kabua

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Oct. 8, 2010
Helma Kabua, 56, of Honolulu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Ailiaglaplap, Marshall Islands. She is survived by husband Manini J. II; sons Bowditch, Manini Jr., Gary, Bobby, Charlie, Myel and Gabriel; daughters Danella, Angela and Pamela; brothers Gordon, Kessai, Danny, Eldon, Masha and Leson Note; sisters Dorothy Luther, Maria Langrine and Honor Debrum; and 15 grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. tomorrow at Samoan Church of Hawaii. Services to follow.

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Kam Khamlong

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Oct. 9, 2010
Kam “Mee” Khamlong, 70, of Honolulu, a retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Laos. She is survived by husband Lue; sons Ouan, Tern, Won and Vandee; daughter Bok Kongphan; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 2 p.m.

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Sam Kwok Tai Mak

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Sept. 28, 2010
Sam Kwok Tai Mak, 67, of Honolulu, a retiree, died in San Francisco. He was born in Hong Kong. He is survived by wife Kam Hang, son Jason, daughters Carrie Mak-Chang and Karen Wu, brother Kam Cheun, sister Sui Mui and four grandchildren. Taoist services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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ANTONIO RESUMAN MANGOBA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

ANTONIO RESUMAN MANGOBA

Age 69, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away September 17, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born June 8, 1941 in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, Philippines.

He is survived by wife, Alicia R. Mangoba; sons, Antonio (Teresita) Mangoba Jr. of Los Angeles, CA, Romelito Mangoba (Roset Ibatuan); daughters, Catherine M. Unciano of Philippines, Jocelyn Mangoba of Philippines, Marilyn (Reynaldo) Tabuyo of Philippines, Traynalyn Mangoba (Jimmy Ibatuan), Maryann Mangoba (Miles
Valdez) of Philippines; 10 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; step-daughter, Teresita Raquepo; step-son, Bernardino (Rhoda) Raquepo; sisters, Maria Bacani of Philippines, Nenita (Rolando) Custodio of Philippines; brothers, Hermie (Cintang) Mangoba of Philippines, Emilio (Perla) Mangoba of Philippines, Francisco (Marietta) Mangoba of Philippines.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (October 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:15 a.m. Monday (October 18) at St Joseph Catholic Church; (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Antonio Resuman Mangoba

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Sept. 17, 2010
Antonio Resuman Mangoba, 69, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Alicia R.; sons Antonio Jr. and Romelito; daughters Catherine M. Unciano, Marilyn Tabuyo and Jocelyn, Traynalyn and Maryann Mangoba; stepson Bernardino Raquepo; stepdaughter Teresita Raquepo; brothers Hermie, Emilio and Francisco; sisters Maria Bacani and Nenita Custodio; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:15 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Donna Marie Dacalio Orevillo

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Oct. 5, 2010
Donna Marie Dacalio Orevillo, 61, of Hilo, a commercial banking representative at Bank of Hawaii, Hilo, died at home. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Ernesto; son Shayne; daughter Samantha Kidani; hanai daughter and sister Orasa Fernandez; mother Sally K. Sesson; brothers James Jr., Milton, Jason and Alson Dacalio; and sisters Luwayne Dacalio-Kamalii, Mervanette Lee and Lurnette Dacalio-Spencer. Visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary Crematory. Urn committal services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Homelani Memorial Park, ilima section. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.

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Heidi Marie Paik-Takahata

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Sept. 26, 2010
Heidi Marie Paik-Takahata, 62, of Mililani, a retired Mililani High School teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kona. She is survived by husband Richard H. Takahata, sons Richard “Ricky” K. and Thomas “Tommy” M. Takahata, brother William Paik, and sisters Bernadette “Berni” Paik-Apau and Linda Kaleo Paik. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Presbyterian Church, 95-410 Kuahelani Ave. Services: 11 a.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Oct. 23 at Kona Central Union Church, Kealakekua, Hawaii. Services: 10 a.m. Casual Hawaiian attire.

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Ernest Peter Reid

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Oct. 10, 2010
Ernest Peter Reid, 54, of Laie, a state accountant, died in Kahuku. He was born in Oakland, Calif. He is survived by wife Rowena; son Ernest “E.J.”; daughters Keleise Reid and Victoria Matau; mothers Pouiva Reid and Katerina Ilaoa; brothers Pu’a, Sandy and Peter Ilaoa; sisters Clara Reid, Tui Ilaoa, Lina Panama and Mary Tuimavavae; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie North Stake Center. Services: 1 p.m. Burial to follow at Laie Cemetery.

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NORIKO SANTO

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

NORIKO SANTO

Age 72, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away September 22, 2010 in Honolulu. Born March 15, 1938 in Hiroshima, Japan.

She is survived by husband, Dennis D. Santo; daughters, Elaine M. Santo, Karen A.S. (Albert) Verdadero; son, Kevin T. (Jennifer) Santo; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sisters, Mitsuko (Akira) Senzoku of Japan, Kyoko (Tsuneo) Kasai of Japan; brother, Tadashi Umihara of Japan.

Visitation 5-9 p.m. Sunday (October 17) at Kalihi Union Church; (2214 North King St., Honolulu) Wake Service 6 p.m. Urn Burial Wednesday, October 20 at 10:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire.

Noriko Santo

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Sept. 22, 2010
Noriko Santo, 72, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Hiroshima, Japan. She is survived by husband Dennis D., son Kevin T., daughters Elaine M. Santo and Karen A.S. Verdadero, brother Tadashi Umihara, sisters Mitsuko Senzoku and Kyoko Kasai, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Kalihi Union Church, 2214 N. King St. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual or aloha attire.

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Ralph A Schrader

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Sept. 30, 2010
Ralph A Schrader, 84, of Kaneohe, a real estate developer and founder of Schrader’s Windward Country Inn, Kahaluu, died in Kailua. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Jean; daughters Annette and Claire Schrader and Elise S. Seene; sister Doris Lechner; and six grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Sunday at Schrader’s Windward Country Inn, 47-039 Lihikai Drive. For details, call 239-5711. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to PBS Hawaii and Hawaii Public Radio.

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Jorena Jean Simao

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Sept. 24, 2010
Jorena Jean Simao, 49, of Lihue, a Koloa Big Save produce manager, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Emti Clement; sons Zachary Jr. and Anthony; daughter Doriann; brothers William Rivera Jr., Dominador Ragsac Jr., Daniel Ragsac, Ricky Rivera and Jerry Rivera Jr.; sisters Maryann Rodrigues, Carol and Geraldine Rivera and Cheryl Maldonado; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Lihue Salvation Army Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery.

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Robert Kaleihopu Asui Sr.

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Oct. 4, 2010
Robert Kaleihopu Asui Sr., 86, of Waimanalo, formerly of Kaimuki and Palolo, an Oahu Transit Services bus operator and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Robert K. Jr. and Samuel K.; daughter Renee M. Kaai; brothers Alexander “Boy” and Roger Ross; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and caregivers Mele Langi, Tupou Ikahihifo, Cassandra Ching, Agnes “Momi” Joseph and Cindy Goshi. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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Iwao Sumimoto

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Oct. 8, 2010
Iwao “Barney” Sumimoto, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Pan Pacific Construction Co. foreman and an Army veteran, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by sons Lawrence Tanabe and Neal Sumimoto; daughters Terumi Tanabe-Choy and Kimberly Furayama-Hall; brother Tadashi Hayashida; sisters Haruko Futa, Shigeko Ogawa and Kiyoko Chung; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.

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Felix Galeon Tumacder

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Sept. 14, 2010
Felix Galeon Tumacder, 88, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Inocencia M.; sons Silverio, Pedro and Marcial; daughters Merlin Mariano and Norma Gamboa; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Program: 10 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Bert Leander Vega

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Oct. 6, 2010
Bert Leander Vega, 83, of Honolulu, a Kahala Hilton Hotel retiree and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Michael S., daughters Vanessa A. Cabral and Charisse A. Vega-Johnson, brother Dennis E. Naavao Sr., sister Janet and three grandchildren. Committal services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Richard H.M. Wells

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Sept. 30, 2010
Richard H.M. Wells, 49, of Honolulu, a retired 7-Eleven stores corporate trainer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marjorie; sons Ricky, Edward and James; daughter Zeshalee; brothers Reginald, John and Herbie; sisters Darlene Grant, Deborah Seda and Violet Wells; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Patrick’s Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Aloha attire. Incorrect information published in an obituary Monday.

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