Archive for November 12th, 2010

Yee Man Chan

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Oct. 29, 2010
Yee Man Chan, 88, of Honolulu died. She was born in China. She is survived by son Kwok Yin Yan, daughter Linette Tam, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Richard Baklayon Clavecillas

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Oct. 27, 2010
Richard Baklayon Clavecillas, 86, of Waipahu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Ship payroll clerk and Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by daughters Roberta “Bobbi” Clavecillas-Takatsuki, and Theresa and Marjorie Clavecillas; sisters Carrie McLaughlin, Carole Camarao and Nati Alfaro; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m.

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Modesta Ranche Corpuz

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Oct. 13, 2010
Modesta Ranche “Moding” Corpuz, 82, of Waipahu, a retired Plaza Hotel employee, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Lubigan, Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Rogelio R., daughter Nena C. Cajimat, brother Ernesto, eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitations: 6 p.m. Sunday and 8:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. Monday. Burial: 11 a.m. Monday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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John Willard Dell

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Oct. 18, 2010
John Willard Dell, 75, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Baltimore. He is survived by sons Ronald Dell and Bill Otoide, daughter Eleanor Kaneshiro and four grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings and flowers.

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Charlotte Hisako Yoshikawa Gier

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Oct. 24, 2010
Charlotte Hisako Yoshikawa Gier, 74, of Waianae, a retired Servco Pacific accountant, died in Kaneohe. She is survived by husband Watson G.; sons Darren, Kevin and Chad Aoki and Blaine Gier; daughter Tristie Lono; brothers Fred and Roy Yoshikawa; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Private inurnment to be held at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl, at a later date. Casual attire.

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Satsuki Izumi

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Oct. 12, 2010
Satsuki Izumi, 100, of Wailuku died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. She was born in Haiku, Maui. She is survived by son Al; daughters Stella Miyamoto, Eleanor Hirata, Lorraine Hinatsu and Hilda Nakayama; 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two great-great- grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Lucio Urbi Abad Jr.

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Oct. 13, 2010
Lucio Urbi Abad Jr., 60, of Kaneohe, a Hilton Hawaiian Village buffet food runner, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Estela, son Lemuel, daughters Estrella Abad and Elsielyn Singson, father Lucio Sr., stepmother Lourdes, brother Bernard, sisters Rosita Bagaoisan and Dominga Abad, and six grandchildren. Visitations: 6 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. next Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 a.m. next Friday. Burial: 11 a.m. next Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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John Arthur Gomes Jr.

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Oct. 19, 2010
John Arthur Gomes Jr., 69, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Electric shift supervisor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dianna, sons John A. III and David H., hanai son Stephen Mendenhall, hanai daughter Rosemary Sylva, mother Mabel T., brothers James R. and Jarry P., and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Nov. 20 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. No flowers.

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Kelly Ka’aihue

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Oct. 28, 2010
Kelly Ka’aihue, 43, of Kapolei, a therapeutic aide, died in Hawaii Medical Center West. She was born in Kailua. She is survived by mother Mary Zapata; sisters L. Pinky Kahaloa, Bonnie L. Versola, G. Kau’i Fernandez and Anuhea Daley; and grandmothers Flora Caniaveral and Kimberly Ha’upu Tavares. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 5:30 p.m. Private scattering of ashes. Flowers welcome.

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Lehua Shirley Kahele

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Nov. 5, 2010
Lehua Shirley Kahele, 87, of Kapaa, Kauai, a teacher, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Gilbert, son Gil “Kekoa,” daughter Lowana Richardson, brother Tin Hu Young, sisters Arlene Janicki and Marlene Wood, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Celebration of life service: 11 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa. Casual attire.

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Antonio C. Leano

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Oct. 28, 2010
Antonio C. “Tony” Leano, 88, of Honolulu, a Superior Fireplace warehouse manager, died in Honolulu. He was born in Claveria, Cagayan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Andrea, son George, daughters Norma Gambrel and Susan Mueller, brothers Basilio and Crispin, and sisters Nerina Rimorin and Josephine Rupio. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Luncheon to follow.

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Mitsuyo Matsushima

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Oct. 25, 2010
Mitsuyo Matsushima, 92, of Colorado Springs, Colo., formerly of Nanakuli, died in Penrose St. Francis Hospital in Colorado Springs. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Lawrence Y., Alvin S. and Harry H.; daughters Evelyn Fujiwara and Sandra Saiki; brother Yutaka Wakatake; sister Chiyoko Hirano; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and three great-great- grandchildren. Private services.

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Arthur Sunao Miura

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Oct. 14, 2010
Arthur Sunao Miura, 75, of Honolulu, a retired mortgage broker and financer, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Jill Tokashiki and Lynne Miura-Orodenker, brothers Maurice I. and Warren Y., sisters Iris T. and May M., and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Janet Yoshiko Miyake

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Oct. 31, 2010
Janet Yoshiko Miyake, 84, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, owner of Hanamaulu Cafe, died. She was born in Kapaa. She is survived by son Wayne; daughters Lorna and Arleen Miyake and Debra Aramaki; brother Noburo Agena; sister Sue Leong; six grandchildren; and two-great-grand- children. Private services.

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Masaji Nakagawa

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Oct. 30, 2010
Masaji “Masa” Nakagawa, 79, of Honolulu, a retired federal government medical technologist and Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Nancy, son Kevin, sister Matsuyo Ogata and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Helen Namohala

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Nov. 7, 2010
Helen “Aunty Pua” Namohala, 91, of Hilo, a retired secretary with the Carlsmith law firm, died. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughter Elizabeth Hauanio, sisters Amy Tong and Rosie Kim, 17 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Ellen Takeko Oda

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Nov. 2, 2010
Ellen Takeko Oda, 86, of Torrance, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, died in California. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by daughters Marianne Higa, Bernie Alejandro, Cathy Poon and Clarine Hirouji; brother Harry Higa; sisters Mildred Ige, Theodora Nakagawa, Sister Bernadette Higa and Sister Mary Louise Higa; and four grandchildren. Services to be held in Torrance.

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Kyung Yim Ohk

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Oct. 28, 2010
Kyung Yim Ohk, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Moana Surfrider Hotel housekeeper, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by sons Bok Kun Oh and Bu Kun Oh, daughter Nancy I.S. Fujimoto, one brother, two sisters, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Frances Pang Oura

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

Frances Pang Oura

Age 81, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away October 31, 2010 in Aiea. Born September 26, 1929 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was a retired Teacher at Pearl City Elementary and an active member of the Moanalua Gardens Missionary Church. She was an avid cook, baker, & former Chinese cooking instructor.

She is survived by husband: Takeshi Oura; son, Robin (Nadine) Oura; daughters, Barbara (Gerry) Oura Tavares, Gayle (Hale) Akamine; brothers, Irvin Pang, Ronald (Anne) Pang, Donald Pang; 2 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (November 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m.

FRANCES PANG OURA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

FRANCES PANG OURA

Age 81, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away October 31, 2010 in Aiea. Born September 26, 1929 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was a retired Teacher at Pearl City Elementary and an active member of the Moanalua Gardens Missionary Church. She was an avid cook, baker, & former Chinese cooking instructor.

She is survived by husband: Takeshi Oura; son, Robin (Nadine) Oura; daughters, Barbara (Gerry) Oura Tavares, Gayle (Hale) Akamine; brothers, Irvin Pang, Ronald (Anne) Pang, Donald Pang; 2 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (November 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m.

Jack K. Satow

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

Jack K. Satow

Age 86, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away October 23, 2010 in Mililani. Born January 10, 1924 in Detroit, Michigan. Jack was a retired civil engineer. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and long-time supporter of the Salvation Army.

He is survived by son, Jonathan Satow; daughter, Cindy (Richard) Shiroma; sister, Masako Hiroyuki of Japan; 3 granddaughters; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Tuesday (November 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. No Flowers, please. No koden, please.

Ukiko Tanaka

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Oct. 26, 2010
Ukiko “Judy” Tanaka, 95, of Honolulu, a retired Sears Roebuck & Co. employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lawai, Kauai. Survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Private services.

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Robert Frank Telles

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Oct. 27, 2010
Robert Frank Telles, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Navy lieutenant, died in Honolulu. He was born in Detroit. He is survived by wife Virginia “Belle”; daughter Catherine Wall; brothers Charles, Gregory and Allen; sisters Dolores Dessyn, Merri Jane and Leann Goerlidz; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Christine Veronica Dettweiler Texeira

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Nov. 1, 2010
Christine Veronica Dettweiler Texeira, 46, of Holualoa, Hawaii, a Makalapua Stadium Cinemas cashier, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in New Jersey. She is survived by parents Alfred and Barbara Dettweiler, and companion Randall Texeira. Private services.

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