Archive for October 23rd, 2010

John R. Bethune

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Oct. 17, 2010
John R. “Computer John” Bethune, 66, of Honolulu, owner and founder of Metron Time Clock Co., died in Honolulu. He was born in Barberton, Ohio. He is survived by wife Susan Read, son Sean, daughter Claudette, brother James, sister Cathy Burney and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Ruth Shizu Brighter

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Oct. 3, 2010
Ruth Shizu Brighter, 90, of Kaneohe, a retired Robins Shoe Store manager, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son David, daughters Anita Livingston and Marian Rodrigues, 13 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Raymond Y.K. Ching

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Oct. 14, 2010
Raymond Y.K. Ching, 96, of Aiea, a Del Monte public accountant, died in Pearl City. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Melicent Lacy, Sandra Dimond, Raynette Norwich and Heather Tabangay; sister Maile Cazimero; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Robert Carter Freitas

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Oct. 13, 2010
Robert Carter Freitas, 86, of Waipahu, a retired Army chief warrant officer and food service technician at Schofield, died in Center for Aging. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Agnes M.; sons Robert, Mitchell, Aaron and Mark; stepdaughters Roxanne Campbell and Janaine Ellis; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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HESEQUIO REYES GAMBOA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

HESEQUIO REYES GAMBOA

Age 60, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away September 27, 2010 in Honolulu. Born October 3, 1949 in Lupao, Nueva Westy Ecija, Philippines. He was employed 20+ years at Hilton Hawaiian Village as a Personal Housekeeper in the Housekeeping Department.

He is survived by wife, Corazon Gamboa; sons, Marco (Marilyn) Gamboa of Philippines, Mike Gamboa; daughters, Christine Gamboa, Maria Corazon Gamboa, Jacquelyn Gamboa, Marlyn Gamboa (Richard Villanueva); 3 grandchildren; mother, Prima Gamboa of Philippines; brothers, Larry (Bellia) Gamboa of Philippines, Rolly Gamboa of Philippines, Raynaldo (Lulu) Gamboa of Philippines, Danny Gamboa of Philippines, Maximo Gamboa, Jr. of Philippines; sisters, Sonya Tomacder, Belen Gamboa of Philippines; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (October 23) at St. Anthony Catholic Church (640 Puuhale St., Kalihi); Mass 11:15 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. White attire.

Kikue Ogoshi Hashimoto

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Oct. 9, 2010
Kikue Ogoshi Hashimoto, 92, of Omao, Kauai, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by son Clifton, daughters Katherine Cayetano and Edith Sakai, four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Private services.

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Roy E. Hubbard

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Oct. 18, 2010
Dr. Roy E. Hubbard, 78, of Mililani, a retired veterinarian and Navy and Marine veteran, died at home. He was born in San Fernando, Calif. He is survived by wife Patsy; sons Michael D. and Mark K.; daughters Camille H. Spaulding, Susan C. Taylor and Kelly M. Matson; sister Elcia Thompson; and eight grandchildren. Committal services: 2 p.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No monetary offerings.

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Felicisimo Ceredon Isnec

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Sept. 27, 2010
Felicisimo Ceredon “Feling” Isnec, 72, of Wahiawa, a retired Del Monte fresh produce employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Madeline U.; sons Dino R. and Garrnell; daughters Grace Hernando, Marissa Domingo and Maria A. and Hannahruth Isnec; brothers Jacinto, Loreto and Anastacio; sisters Trinidad Isnec and Flora Dato; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday and 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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FELICISIMO “FELING” CEREDON ISNEC

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Mauka Chapel

FELICISIMO “FELING” CEREDON
ISNEC

Age 72, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away September 27, 2010 in Honolulu. Born August 7, 1938 in Lumbad, Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Del Monte Fresh Produce.

He is survived by wife, Madeline U. Isnec; daughters, Grace (Ernesto) Hernando, Marissa (Sherlito) Domingo, Maria Angelica Isnec, Hannahruth Isnec; sons, Dino Rey (Minerva) Isnec, Garrnell Isnec; 8 grandchildren; brothers, Jacinto (Celerina) Isnec of Philippines, Loreto (Luzviminda) Isnec, Anastacio (Florence) Isnec; sisters, Trinidad Isnec, Flora (Rodolfo) Dato.

Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday (October 27) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Thursday (October 28) at Mililani Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Daniel Jezek

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Sept. 24, 2010
Daniel Jezek, 33, of Honolulu, a computer programmer, died at home. He was born in Czechoslovakia. He is survived by father Jaroslav and mother Eliska Jezkova. Private services.

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Samson Kuike Noa Jr.

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Oct. 13, 2010
Samson Kuike Noa Jr., 65, of Kailua, a retired Honolulu Gas Co. metering systems technician and Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Hana, Maui. He is survived by wife Phyllis, son Li, daughter Aimee and sisters Maydeen Blue and Helen Nakooka. Visitation: 5 p.m. next Saturday at Kawaiaha’o Church. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment services: 1 p.m. Nov. 1 at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Irene Kiyoe Kobayashi

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Oct. 2, 1010
Irene Kiyoe Kobayashi, 93, of Waialua, a retired Wahiawa General Hospital dietary aide, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by husband Kichitaro; son Randall; daughter Patricia Nishimoto; brothers George, Henry and Kenneth Nozaki; sisters Harriet Nozaki and Jean Ueno; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Thelma K.K. Lam

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Oct. 16, 2010
Thelma K.K. Lam, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Safeway employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Michael K.M.; daughters Gwendolyn K.S. Jones, Roberta “Robbie” K.N. Lum and Patricia K.U. Hodge; brother Kenneth K.P. Tong; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. next Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers.

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Wayne Haole Mitchell

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Sept. 30, 2010
Wayne Haole Mitchell, 62, of Waimanalo died in Waimanalo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Melika Hau’oli Mason, brother John R. II, sister Marcia Grace, companion Nani Freudenberg and mother of daughter Marian M. Harvey. Services: 9 a.m. next Saturday at St. George Church, 41-1323 Kalanianaole Highway, Waimanalo. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Rodney S. Nunez

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Oct. 19, 2010
Rodney S. Nunez, 45, of Lake View Terrace, Calif., a Hawaiian Airlines flight attendant, died. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by mother Marline Motts, stepfather Keith Motts, brothers Richard and Robert Branscombe, and sister Yvette Blaylock. Services to be in held California. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Hideko May Ohashi

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Oct. 15, 2010
Hideko May Ohashi, 88, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died. She was born in Huleia, Kauai. She is survived by husband Tsugio, sons Timmy and Tommy, daughters Toni Yamada and Tammy Ogata, brothers George and Daniel Kawakami, sisters Alice Ayabe and Belle Kano, and seven grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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JAMES YOSHIO OKAMURA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

JAMES YOSHIO OKAMURA

Age 80, of Honolulu, HI, passed away October 12, 2010 in Honolulu. Born January 30, 1930 in Pepeekeo, HI. He was a disabled American Veteran who served in the Korean War and a Purple Heart
Recipient.

He is survived by wife, Miyoko Okamura; son, Eric (Wendy) Okamura of Colorado Springs, CO; daughter, Ruth (Charles) Butindaro of Las Vegas, NV; brothers, Ray (Mineko) Okamura, Sadao Okamura; sisters, Irene Nakatani, Helen Macadangdang; 6 grandchildren; numerous nieces &
nephews.

Private services were held.

Payton Nieamah Patterson

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Oct. 14, 2010
Payton Nieamah Patterson, infant daughter of Averry J. Roberson and Latonia Q. Patterson of Honolulu, died. She is also survived by brother Clifford, sister Jasmine and grandmother Betty Patterson. Services to be held in Shreveport, La., at a later date.

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Ann Nobuye Sahara

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ANN NOBUYE SAHARA

Age 84, of Honolulu, passed away on Friday, September 17, 2010. Born in Honolulu, she was a retired Bookkeeper/Office Manager. Pre-ceded in death by her husband, Tetsuo; survived by her daughter, Joan Lum (Dr. Dayton); grand-daughters, Caitlin and Madelin; brother, James Matsuoka (Shirley); sister, Itsue Saiki (Kenneth).

Visitation from 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 30, 2010, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; memorial service 10 a.m. Aloha attire, no flowers.

Tadao Sumida

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Sept. 23, 2010
Tadao Sumida, 89, of Pearl City, a retired American Electric supervisor, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in Waimalu, Hawaii. He is survived by son Kent, five brothers, four sisters, caregivers Ropeti and Tara Ale, and four grandchildren. Private services. No flowers or monetary offerings.

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Aileen Suzuki

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Oct. 3, 2010
Aileen Suzuki, 91, of Kailua, a Hawaiian Cement accountant, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Grand; daughters Cynthia Maeva, Maggie Joy and Gleni Brown; sisters Alavana Lee and Beth Bosoorth; 11 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Flora Mabida Tano

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Oct. 8, 2010
Flora Mabida Tano, 85, of Honolulu, a retired head pantry employee for Le Coq D’or, La Ronde Restaurant and Outrigger Hotel, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Mervyn, Kenneth and Stephen; daughters Dorene Pitkin, Lorinda Koga and Vanessa Vasquez; brother Ernest Mabida; 30 grandchildren; and 37 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Roy Arthur Kealiiholoholo Weaver

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Sept. 23, 2010
Roy Arthur Kealiiholoholo Weaver, 33, of Kaneohe, a Sears loss prevention manager, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Dream; mother Leianne Weaver-Mafi; stepfather Aleki Mafi; stepmother Punipauao “Puna”; sisters Roslyn Brown, Charla Jones, Joey McKeague, Veisinia “Hoku” Cortes and Royal Weaver; stepbrothers James and David Laubach, Patrick Mafi and Roger Luafalemana; and stepsisters Becky Brown and Mary Vailahi. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday. Burial: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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Grace Chiyoko Ishida Yoshioka

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Oct. 8, 2010
Grace Chiyoko Ishida Yoshioka, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. word processor, died in Hale Pulama Mau. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by brothers Arthur M., Allen E. and Sam S. Ishida, and sister Rose Ikeda. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Incorrect information published in an obituary yesterday.

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- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran