Archive for December 3rd, 2010

Leonard Ramones Constantino

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Oct. 26, 2010
Leonard Ramones “Mariano” Constantino, 65, of Ewa Beach, a retired Oahu Sugar Co. employee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Magdalena; sons Richard, Glen, Cliff and Leo; daughter Madeline; brothers Romy and Tony; sisters Rosalinda Rivera, Edna Saito and Vicky Constantino; and three grandchildren. 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.

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Jean Newman Dunne

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JEAN NEWMAN DUNNE
Died Nov. 17, 2010

91, formerly of Honolulu, died in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born in Watertown, New York. Retired secretary for John Wooden of the UCLA Athletic Department.

She is survived by daughters, Linda Marn, Sherrill Dix, Susan Street and son, Rob Dunne; and 7 grandchildren and 5 great-grand children.

A Celebration of Life: 12:45 PM, Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010 at First Presbyterian Church at Koolau Golf Course.

Dorothy Esther Ebersole

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Nov. 30, 2010
Dorothy Esther Ebersole, 100, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired clerk typist for the Army Corps of Engineers, died at home. She was born in Iowa. She is survived by son Bill, sister Sally Cooper, grandson Jesse and two great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings. No flowers.

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AMELIA MALIA FAAVESI

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

AMELIA MALIA FAAVESI

Age 72, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away November 26, 2010 in Honolulu. Born September 12, 1938 in Apia, W. Samoa.

She survived by sons, Teofilo (Joanne) Faavesi of N.C., Mikaele (Vaolele) Faavesi, Taetuna (Shonna) Faavesi of Kona; daughters: Taiaopo Samoa of A. Samoa, Iuliana (Okesita) Andrew of N.Z., Taiana (Fiafia) Samoa, Matalena (Nathaniel) Osgan, Anaselita (Algene) Taetuna; numerous brothers & sisters of New Zealand, Australia, & W. Samoa; 34 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (December 7) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 7:00 p.m. Flowers Welcome.

ROSE KAMEKO HIGA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

ROSE KAMEKO HIGA

Age 82, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away November 8, 2010 in Honolulu. Born August 18, 1928 in Honolulu.

She is survived by daughters, Brenda Akau, Lynette (Larry) Duque; sisters, Ethel Hamano, Emma (Robert) Masuda; brother, Richard (Patsy) Oshiro; 7 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Tuesday (December 7) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire.

Sibyl Faye Holmes

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Nov. 20, 2010
Sibyl Faye Holmes, 91, of Waialua died in Waialua. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by husband Merrill, sons Jack III and Joel Erwig, daughters Jill Harding and Jane Boatman, 30 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grand- children. Services: 2 p.m. tomorrow at Assembly Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 239 Palii St., Kingdom Hall No. 4, Mililani.

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KIMIKO KAWAMURA

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Mililani Memorial Park &Mortuary

KIMIKO KAWAMURA

Age 84, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away November 12, 2010 in Aiea. Born February15, 1926 in Kauai. Retired abstractor from the State of Hawaii.

She is survived by husband, Calvin H. Kawamura; son, Randy (Debbie) Kawamura; daughter, Linda (Dean) Tanna; 2 grandchildren.

Private services were held.

Kimiko Kawamura

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Nov. 12, 2010
Kimiko Kawamura, 84, of Pearl City, a retired state abstractor, died in Aiea. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by husband Calvin H., son Randy, daughter Linda Tanna and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Carolyn Louise Leslie

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Nov. 22, 2010
Carolyn Louise Leslie, 81, of Hilo, a retired country club accountant, died in the Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Manhattan, N.Y. She is survived by son Wayne Bieber, daughters Lynise Tarring and Jacqueline Vienna, brother Bill, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Tetsuo Miyake

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Nov. 13, 2010
Tetsuo Miyake, 86, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Transportation accountant and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by brother Jack and sisters Harriett Miyake, Lillian Yamaguchi and Sue Kunisaki. Private services.

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Merlinda Anne Abella Murphy

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Dec. 1, 2010
Merlinda Anne Abella Murphy, 62, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Donald; sons James Tio and Mitchell Murphy; daughter Jennifer Tio; brothers Raul and Raymundo Abella Jr.; sisters Salvacion Hammond, Rosalinda Kleis and Adelaida Trinidad; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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ELLEN K.H.Y NADAI

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Mililani Memorial Park &Mortuary

Makai Chapel

ELLEN K.H.Y. NADAI

Age 88, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away November 16, 2010 in Wahiawa. Born February 8, 1922 in Robinson Camp, Kunia, Oahu. She was a loving and dedicated mother and grandmother.

She is survived by daughter, Tugar Nadai-Willett (Kimo Willet); grandchildren, Koree Nadai-Willett (Brandi Higaki), Kianah Nadai-Willett; great-grandchild, Kason Willett-Salsedo; son, Timmy Quan (Margo) & family; brothers, Charles Yang (Leatrice), Joseph Yang (Gladys), Dong Ho Yang (Janet), Thomas Yang (Elaine); sisters-in-law, Susan Yang, Esther Yang; sisters, Margaret (James) Kim, Linda (Stanley) Wong, Inez Kameoka.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (December 7) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Yutaka Nakao

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Nov. 18, 2010
Yutaka Nakao, 83, of Waipahu, a retired delivery company truck helper, died. He was born in Kalopa, Hawaii. He is survived by brothers Toshiharu, Hideaki and Robert. Private services.

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Ume Okumura

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Nov. 28, 2010
Ume Okumura, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Maui Community College cafeteria worker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Keahua, Maui. She is survived by sons Roy, Rudolph and George; daughter Jean; sister Masako Krueger; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Guillermo Quinto

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Nov. 19, 2010
Guillermo Quinto, 68, of Honolulu, a retired air conditioner mechanic, died in Honolulu. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Ofelia; son Gilbert; daughter Yolanie; mother Eusebia; brothers Fernando and Munding; sisters Magadalena Martinez, Emelda Cruz, Beth, Cathy and Carmen; and four grandchildren. Visitations: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Ahmed Rifi

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Nov. 24, 2010
Ahmed Rifi, 78, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired business proprietor in the medical industry, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Tripoli, Lebanon. He is survived by son Eric, daughter Cynthia, brother Michael, sister Nashla Jamali, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Mary Nobriga Rodrigues

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Nov. 25, 2010
Mary Nobriga “Mako” Rodrigues, 85, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii County employee, died in a private care home. She was born in Honomu, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Veronica Kahaleua and Elizabeth Quintal-Mesa, brother Manuel Nobriga, nine grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and five great-great- grandchildren. Visitations: 6 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Thursday. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Serlita Butac Sagucio

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Nov. 26, 2010
Serlita Butac Sagucio, 69, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Marcelo, son Eddie, daughters Marlene Pablo and Aurora Sagucio, brother Orie Butac, sister Florenda Salvatera and six grandchildren. Services to be held in the Philippines.

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Ruben Palada Santos

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Nov. 22, 2010
Ruben Palada Santos, 60, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. He was born in Mahini, Philippines. He is survived by wife Alicia; son Reginald L.; daughters Cassandra Santos and Tamara Bryant; brothers Eduardo, Rick, Rolando, Elmerande and Larry S.; and sister Leilani Moral. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Service: 11 a.m.

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SUSAN DOREEN SHELDON

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SUSAN DOREEN SHELDON

Susan was born in Honolulu on January 21, 1945. She currently was working at Department of Labor, and Stadium Mall Sack n Save. She retired from Hopaco/Office Max in 2007. During her spare time she enjoyed dancing hula, camping at Sand Island, spending time with her family and also was a member of Aiea neighborhood board. She passed away at Kuakini Medical Center on Sunday, November 14, 2010 at the age of 65. Susan is survived by husband Royal, Jr; daughters, Suzette (Charlie) Adversalo, Sharlene (Chad) Spencer; sons, Regan (Michelle), Ryan (Christine), Radley (Theresa), Randon Sheldon. Also survived by brothers Charles (Nancy), Victor (Glenda), Kenneth (Evelyn), and Randall (Teresa) Santiago; grandchildren, Charlynn, Cedric, Cyarra Adversalo, Noelani, Briana, Keone, Kaily, Makayla Spencer, Kaimana, Pikake, Alana, Aliimalu, Nahoa and Alohi Sheldon; nieces and nephews. Pre-deceased by parents Alfred and Betty Santiago.

Visitation 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Monday, Dec 6 at Borthwick Mortuary; services at 630pm. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

Allen Masaichi Shimabukuro

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Oct. 28, 2010
Allen Masaichi Shimabukuro, 77, of Honolulu, a truck driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Jay and Dean, daughter Lynn, brother George Tomari, sister Mildred Waialeale and a grandchild. Private services.

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Seth Tim Soggin

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SETH TIM SOGGIN

Born in Lucca, Italy, died November 26, 2010 in Littleton, CO.

He is survived by his wife, Parolea (Lee), sons Thomas (Beth), of Tehachapi, CA, Steven (Gyoen), of Oakton, VA, daughters Deborah (Paul) Roller, of Atascadero, CA, and Laura Abila, of Broomfield, CO, brother Thomas Soggin, of Bergamo, Italy, and several grand children.

He was a CPA with Arthur Anderson, tax manager with Transamerica and retired in 1992 after 22 years with Alexander & Baldwin. He was an active member of Kailua United Methodist Church.

Memorial service with reception will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, December 3, 2010, at Columbine United Church, 6375 South Platte Canyon Road, Littleton, CO 80123.

Margaret Mutsuko La Torre

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Nov. 23, 2010
Margaret Mutsuko La Torre, 78, of Pearl City, a retired Servco Auto accounting clerk, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by daughter Roberta Cole and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Helen H. Wakumoto

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Oct. 20, 2010
Helen H. Wakumoto, 82, of Lawai, Kauai, a federal government analyst, died in Honolulu. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by husband Jack K., son Kent, brother Edward Masuoka and sisters Joyce Yorimoto, Edith Tanizaki and Ruth Okamura. Private services.

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Theodore Say Hung Yee

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May 26, 2010
Theodore Say Hung Yee, 83, of Northridge, Calif., a retired TRW electrical engineer and Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Clara; sons John and James; daughters Melissa Yee and Cindy Yee-Stage; brothers Charles, Walter and Ben; sisters Gwendolyn Leong, Angeline Kau, May Nii and Nannette Koga; and five grandchildren. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Monday at National Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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