Archive for November 22nd, 2010

Barbara S. Broadbent

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 9, 2010
Barbara S. Broadbent, 88, of Honolulu, a homemaker and a Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. She was born in Bronxville, N.Y. She is survived by husband Edward “Ned,” son Henry and daughter Ann Leighton. Private services. Donations suggested to Punahou School and the Arcadia Retirement Center.

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Franklin Katsuto Endo

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Oct. 29, 2010
Franklin Katsuto Endo, 76, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by numerous cousins. Private services. No flowers.

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Rodney Albert Fountain

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 7, 2010
Rodney Albert Fountain, 51, of Kapahulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rozell, son Alfred K. II, daughters Leiana M. Brito and Falyn P.L. Fountain, parents Alfred K. and Patricia J., brothers Garry A. and Heine A., sisters Sharon M. Fountain and Leiann T. Dunaway, and a grandchild. Private services.

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Cynthia Mooberry Hamada

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Oct. 24, 2010
Cynthia Mooberry Hamada, 79, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Portland, Maine. She is survived by sons Peter “Ripper,” Bruce and Timothy Bartholomew; daughter Bonnie Bartholomew; stepson Edward K. Jr.; stepdaughter Tane; hanai daughter Angela Tom; 15 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Reception to follow. Committal services and burial, combined with inurnment services for Edward “Eddie” Hamada Sr., to be held at a later date at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual or aloha attire. Donations suggested to ‘Iolani School for the Eddie Hamada Scholarship Fund.

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Namiko Hamano

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 3, 2010
Namiko Hamano, 98, of Honolulu, co-owner of Ho-Me-Footwear Co. Ltd., died. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Harry and Ken, daughter Patsy Sakamoto, brother Yasuo Katayama and nine grandchildren. Private services.

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Gilbert M. Hayashi

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Oct. 28, 2010
Gilbert M. “Mutt” Hayashi, 92, of Aiea, a retired Hawaii Newspaper Agency news printer, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Kona. He is survived by wife Lorraine; sons Douglas, Melvin, Roger and Glenn; daughter Pamela Okimoto; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Masaaki Hisanaga

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 9, 2010
Masaaki Hisanaga, 56, of Honolulu, a sushi chef, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kin, Okinawa, Japan. He is survived by wife Tachiko, son Ken, daughter Sayuri, mother Yoneko Nakama, brothers Noriyoshi and Masakazu Nakama, and sisters Kimiyo Suzuki and Chiyo Yonashiro. Private services.

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Elisabeth Seehaus Huddy

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 15, 2010
Elisabeth Seehaus Huddy, 95, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Hawaiian Fruit Packers supervisor, died. She was born in Zwingenberg, Germany. She is survived by daughter Heidy Huddy-Yamamoto, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Dec. 4 at Kapaa Missionary Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. No flowers.

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Masayoshi Kaya

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 13, 2010
Masayoshi “Masa” Kaya, 84, of Honolulu, a retired golf pro and Hawaii Golf Hall of Famer, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Spreckelsville, Maui. He is survived by wife Mollie; sons Michael, Adrian and Wayne; daughters Janyce Higa and Daralynne Kaya-Lau; brother Patrick; sisters Sally Inouye and Jane Kurisu; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: noon. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. next Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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Elaine Kui Heong Luff

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Oct. 26, 2010
Elaine Kui Heong Luff, 64, of Honolulu, a police dispatcher and 911 operator, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by hanai sons Gregory-Paul Maring and Hershul “Kua” Speer III, and hanai daughter Naomi-Ann Maring. Visitation: 9 a.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Additional information for an obituary published Saturday.

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Edith Akiko Najita

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 5, 2010
Edith Akiko Najita, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center manager, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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HATSUKO OKA

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

HATSUKO OKA

Age 93, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away October 21, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born December 27, 1916 in Aiea, Hawaii. She was a long time employee at Speedy’s Supermarket.

She is survived by sons, Clifford H Oka, Gerald T. Oka; daughter, Barbara M. (Glenn) Morikawa of CA; sister, Akie (James) Sugai; granddaughters, Karlyn & Haley Morikawa.

Private services were held.

Hatsuko Oka

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Oct. 21, 2010
Hatsuko Oka, 93, of Pearl City, a former employee of Speedy’s Supermarket, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Aiea. She is survived by sons Clifford H. and Gerald T., daughter Barbara M. Morikawa, sister Akie Sugai and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Rose Kepalekuokalani Paling

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Oct. 20, 2010
Rose Kepalekuokalani Paling, 62, of Waianae, a former employee at Cornet Department Store in Makaha and Mikilua Poultry Farm and an office manager at Paling & Sons Trucking, died in Waianae. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Stephen Jr.; sons Stephen III and Clyde; daughters Kimberly Matsushima and Meiling Kamealoha; brother Samuel Wahilani; sisters Marylou K. Oleole, Noreen Kaalekahi, Corinthian Lapinig and Puaena Wahilani; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Nanakuli Homestead Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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GAVIN JAMIESON PEMBERTON

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

GAVIN JAMIESON PEMBERTON

88 died peacefully in his sleep at Kingsfield Care Centre in England on July 23, 2010. He was born in Lincoln, Nebraska on August 5, 1921. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mabel Wong Pemberton of 53 years. He is survived by daughters, Mayling Stone, Pody Woodman (Laurel), granddaughters, Kim Fletcher (Lynn) and Tami Baca (Dwayne), and great grandchildren, Steven Baca and Ryan Fletcher. Services to be held at Punchbowl National Cemetery on Tuesday at 11:30. Aloha attire.

Shigeto Sanehisa

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 7, 2010
Shigeto Sanehisa, 93, of Hawi, Hawaii, a retired Kohala Elementary School custodian and macadamia nut farmer, died in Kohala Hospital. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by son Lenett, daughter Miriam Sasaki, four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Rebecca Agasid Suguitan

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 6, 2010
Rebecca Agasid Suguitan, 85, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Primo, Andres and Luis; daughter Nilda Iliria; 17 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Services and burial to be held in the Philippines.

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Yoshio Takushi

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 7, 2010
Yoshio Takushi, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Meadow Gold driver and salesman, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty H.; sons Clarence Y., Wilfred T. and Gregory K.; daughter Joy S. Sakamoto; brothers Hideo and Carl M.; sisters Clara C. Kikuchi and Frances H. Nishihara; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m.

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Henry Toshiyuki Tamura

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 7, 2010
Henry Toshiyuki Tamura, 76, of Mililani, a retired federal government engineer, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Brian, Lance and Steven; brothers Robert, Walter and James; sisters Florence Yamada and Mildred Nhomi; and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Walter Koichi Uza

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 4, 2010
Walter Koichi Uza, 91, of Honolulu, a retired C.S. Wo upholsterer, died in Hale Nani Nursing Home. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Peggy T.; sons Patrick, Clayton and Marvin; daughter Naomi Oshiro; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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John Marsh Weichhart

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 14, 2010
John Marsh Weichhart, 87, of Wailua Homesteads, Kauai, died. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Betty; sons Mardy, Rexford and John Jr.; daughter Wendy; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Mitsue Yamakawa

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 11, 2010
Mitsue Yamakawa, 84, of Koloa, Kauai, a Sheraton Kauai housekeeper, died at home. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by husband Shime; son Rodney; daughters Lynn Fu, Annette Printers-Harris and Lorene Yoshimura-Tanigawa; sisters Kikue Kusatani and Alice Yoshimori; seven grandchildren; a great-grandchild; four stepgrandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary Chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Toshie Phyllis Yorioka

Posted On November 22nd, 2010 -

Nov. 11, 2010
Toshie Phyllis Yorioka, 93, of Mill Creek, Wash., a federal government clerk, died in Everett, Wash. She was born in Seattle. She is survived by son Gerald N. and a grandchild. No services. Burial at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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