Archive for December 13th, 2010

Gaspar Abalos

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Nov. 25, 2010
Gaspar “Tommy” Abalos, 82, of Wahiawa, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 31 retiree and an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Kahaluu. He is survived by wife Loretta, daughter Misty Lynn, sisters Irene Thomas and Mercy Lutao, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403-A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 7 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Nickanor Nival Amian

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Nov. 28, 2010
Nickanor Nival Amian, 47, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in Lipa Medix Medical Center, Lipa City, Philippines. He was born in Quezon City, Philippines. He is survived by wife Marissa, son Darin Angelo, daughter Areeza Nicole, mother Lydia, brothers Carlito and Franklin, and sisters Carmelita Paez, Nelda Deomania and Florence and Czarina Amian. Services held. No flowers.

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Wynn M. Arasato

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Nov. 30, 2010
Wynn M. Arasato, 65, of Kapolei, a Lockheed Martin engineer and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Eleanor A. McKennan; son Aaron M.; daughter Stacy M. Sanchez; brothers Clifford, Kenneth and Alvin; and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to American Cancer Society Hawaii Pacific Inc., Attention: Arasato Rev. Trust, 1640 Juanita Ave., San Jose, CA 95125; or online at www.cancer.org.

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Rose Naleialoha Auna

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Dec. 5, 2010
Rose Naleialoha “Loke” Auna, 85, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired Waimea Elementary School custodian, died in Hale Ho’ola Hamakua. She was born in Kukuihaele, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Roger Auna and Elmer Auna Jr.; daughters Joanne Nakamura and Noreen and Myra Kunishige; sisters Mathilda Richards and Clara Luke; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Dorbett Bagor

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Nov. 22, 2010
Dorbett Bagor, 64, of Las Vegas, formerly of Honolulu, a nurse’s aide, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Melvin “Kalani” and Michael “Mike” Carvalho, daughters Rene’ Enos and Janell Ingles, parents Edward and BettyLou Stroup, 21 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment to follow at the cemetery. Casual attire.

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Eric Dean Brown

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Dec. 1, 2010
Eric Dean Brown, 54, of Makawao, Maui, a Mama’s Fish House security guard and former Maui Land & Pineapple Co. truck driver, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Kaleikapua, son Eric K. “Koa,” mother Elizabeth S., brothers Henry Brown and Matthew Kepani, sisters Mailani Cramer and Lori Torricer, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. No flowers.

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Shantelle Anelanani Hidaro

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Nov. 27, 2010
Shantelle Anelanani “Fatoe” Hidaro, 29, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a Foodland cashier, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughters Shaylynn and Shayla Hidaro- Lawrence; parents Clarita “Lita” Acdal and Wayne “Sole” Hidaro Sr.; brothers Rykart Jr. and Koalii; sisters Brendie Del Rosario and Ranelle Jardine; stepbrothers Kevin Acdal Jr. and Kenneth “Kihei,” Anthony A. and Sheldon K. Kapeliela; stepsisters Kevanna Acdal and Angela P. Caravalho; grandparents Leonard and Juanita Cheseboro, and Elizabeth Agustin; and companion Kani Guerpo. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Honokaa. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at the church. Services: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary. Casual attire.

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RICHARD “DICKIE” LOVELL KAHAKUI

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

RICHARD “DICKIE” LOVELL KAHAKUI

Age 74, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away November 20, 2010 in Aiea. Born October 18, 1936 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He retired from GTE HawaiianTel after 33 years of service.

He is survived by wife, Winona A. Kahakui; daughters, Ranee (James) Kin In, Andie (Geoffrey), Kahakui-Fernandez, Denise Kahakui; brothers, Donald (Beverly) Kalani, Thomas Kahakui; sisters, Leimomi Andrews, Keola (Roger) Thoren; 3 grandchildren.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Thursday (December 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery Park. Casual Attire.

Angeline Antonia Andrada Kahoonei

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Nov. 13, 2010
Angeline Antonia Andrada Kahoonei, 70, of Aliamanu, a retired heavy equipment operator with Operating Engineers Local 3, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John W. “Jon-Jon”; sons John W. “John Boy” III, James G. “Nikko” and Joseph D. “Joe Boy”; sisters Caroline Motas and Patricia S. Keale; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.

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Bernice Rikiko Kaneshiro

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Dec. 9, 2010
Bernice Rikiko “Bernie” Kaneshiro, 58, of Honolulu, a Tori Richard warehouse supervisor, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Michael Sabate; parents Robert and Elizabeth; brothers Bobby, Alvin and Gary; and sister Leatrice Oliva. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Serv-ices: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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CECILIA “CHILA” CRUZ KIM

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Mililani Memorial Park & Morutary

CECILIA “CHILA” CRUZ KIM

Age 83, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away November 21, 2010 in Wahiawa. Born January 5, 1927 in Agana, Guam. Cecelia was a member of the Wahiawa Rainbow Club & the Altar Society of Our Lady of Sorrows.

She is survived by sons, Joseph (Maria) Kim of UT, Raymond (Vivian) Kim, William (Hwasuk) Kim; brother, Jose Cruz of MD; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Friday (December 17) at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church (1403A California Ave., Wahiawa); Mass 11:00 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

Teavaiki Suka Leao

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Nov. 28, 2010
Teavaiki Suka “Vaiki Boy” Leao, 16, of Waianae died in Wahiawa. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by son Thaddeus Suka; companion Dorothy Failautusi; hanai father Neli S. Leao; brothers Pinate, Louis L., Nelson S. Jr., Esekielu S. and Frank-Moses Leao, and Daniel Puailoa and Johncharlie Suka; sisters Lani and Penina B.K.; father Teavaiki Suka; mother Rozlyn Gouveia; and grandparents Ioelu and Litia Suka, and Walter and Jenna Gouveia. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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MARVIN LEE

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

MARVIN LEE

Age 65, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away November 28, 2010 in Honolulu. Born December 7, 1944 in Wahiawa, Hawaii. Member of Local 803 Iron Workers Union.

He is survived by spouse, Irene Lee; daughter, Kimberley Lee; parent, Mary Yawn; half sisters, Eden Matsushita, Cammy Vaughns, Tanya Grant; 2 grandchildren; aunty, Margaret Han; numerous nephews, nieces, cousins.

Visitation 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. Friday (Dec. 17) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Inurnment 10:30 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 18) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

RISITI LIUGALUA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

RISITI LIUGALUA

Age 68, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away November 25, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born September 27, 1942 in Pago Pago, American Samoa. He was a faithful member of the Windward Missionary Church. He was a loving husband, father and papa and will be missed by many.

He is survived by sons, Leo (Darnelle) Liugalua, Mikaele (Heather) Liugalua, Risiti (Lemaefe) Liugalua, Iosefa Liugalua, Pisa (Crystal) Liugalua, Ani Liugalua, Kanoki (Mapu) Faavesi; daughters, Fesui (Tony) Montero, Fefeitala Liugalua, Lutia Moala, Monica Faavesi; 15 grandchildren; 10 brothers; 3 sisters.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Service 6:30 p.m. Burial 10:00 a.m. Thursday (Dec. 16) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. No Fa’a Samoa.

John Kealoha I’o McKeague

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Nov. 30, 2010
John Kealoha I’o “Mackey” McKeague, 54, of Kawaihae, Hawaii, a chef in Kailua-Kona and Kohala, Hawaii, died at home. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by mother Patricia K.; sons Kawika and Kekoa; sisters Noelani Ramos, Kehau Acgaoili and Johnette Schenk; and a grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Paniau Beach. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers.

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Masami Ohara

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Dec. 5, 2010
Masami Ohara, 90, of Honolulu, a retired structural engineer with Ben Lum and Associates and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 442nd Infantry, Cannon Company, died. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife June M.; sons Justin and Bryan; daughters Arlene Hirata and Iris Ohara; brothers Walter H. and Earl F.; sisters Gladys H. Shirai, Hilda M. Ohara and Lillian Y. Shimabukuro; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment to follow at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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George Hiroki Oshiro

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Nov. 26, 2010
George Hiroki “Uncle Chundo” Oshiro, 82, of Waimanalo, a retired Grace Pacific truck driver and an Army veteran, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Tokiko “Lily”; sons Clyde and Steven; daughters Patsy Chun and Karen Oshiro; sisters Mildred Kumura, Gladys Higa and Ethel Silva; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Masao Oshiro

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Nov. 6, 2010
Masao Oshiro, 84, of Honolulu, a Pioneer Electric Co. retiree, died at home. He was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. He is survived by son Gregg, daughter Lynette, brothers John and Casey, and sister Kiyoko “Kay.” Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Frank Kaleialoha Paio

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Dec. 1, 2010
Frank Kaleialoha Paio, 54, of Honolulu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Van Alan L. and Matthew N., and hanai sister Daisy Garso. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual or aloha attire.

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Lili H. Anama Park

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Nov. 24, 2010
Lili H. Anama Park, 47, of Honolulu, an ukulele instructor at Roy Sakuma Studios and a loan processor at Bank of Hawaii and other financial institutions, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband James; sons Quinten and Taro; daughters Kristi Anne Hata and Jamie and Nori Park; father Lawrence Anama; stepmother Hisako Anama; mother Betty Koki; brothers Guy and Mark Anama; and sisters Val Kobayashi, Pat Maemori and Jan Tamayose. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Eugene Pete Pavao

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Nov. 25, 2010
Eugene Pete Pavao, 80, of Honolulu, owner of Pete’s Shoe Shine and an employee at Liberty House and Macy’s Ala Moana, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kaiwiki, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Kathleen R.; son Keith; daughters Pamela Pavao and Darleen Cramp; brothers Clarence and Robert Pavao, Larry Perry, and Leslie and Bernard Garcia; and three grandchildren. Private scattering of ashes. Incorrect information published in an obituary Friday.

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TIMOTHY KIIHOI PERALTA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

TIMOTHY KIIHOI PERALTA

Age 40, of Mililani, Hi, passed away November 21, 2010 in Mililani, Hi. Born June 28, 1970 in Honolulu, Hi.

He is survived by sons, Kramer (Lauren) Peralta, Timothy Peralta Jr., Keali Arzaga-Peralta; daughter, Andrea Arzaga-Peralta; father, Howard (Star-Nani) Peralta; brother, Patrick Keali Cazinha; 1 grandchild.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Thursday (December 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Memorial Service: 10:30 a.m. Casual Attire. No Flowers Please.

Benjamin Kualii Haumea Sr.

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Nov. 28, 2010
Benjamin Kualii “Benji” Haumea Sr., 81, of Kaneohe, a retired Public Works Center electric lineman, died in Ann Pearl Nursing Facility. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jane, sons Benjamin Jr. and Solomon “Joe,” daughter Alison, sister Kalanihou Valmoja and a grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.

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Henry Isaac Sung

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Nov. 23, 2010
Henry Isaac Sung, 100, of Honolulu, a retired dairy farmer, died in Manoa Senior Care home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Leland; daughters Henrietta Muramoto, Ellie Myers, Gaylien Hall and BeverlyAnn Sung; sisters Ida Lee, Violet Chun and Gladys DeBoer; 14 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.

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Juana C. Tagud

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Dec. 7, 2010
Juana C. “Conchita” Tagud, 86, of Kahului, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Anthony Sr., Burt Sr. and Genaro; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Christ the King Catholic Church. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation.

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Adrian W.T. Tom

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Dec. 4, 2010
Adrian W.T. Tom, 74, of Wailuku, owner and operator of Adrian’s Electronics Inc., died at home. He was born on Maui. He is survived by wife Kathleen “Trina,” son Randall, brother Ronald W.S. and sister Muriel N.H. Wright. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, main cemetery.

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ALFREDO “FRED” ALBAYALDE VILLANUEVA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

ALFREDO “FRED” ALBAYALDE VILLANUEVA

Age 86, of Waipahu, Hi, passed away November 24, 2010 at St. Francis Hospice-West. Born January 28, 1924 in Balaoan, LaUniona, Philippines. A retired Carpenter Union Member and former employee with E.E. Black, Hawaiian Dredging, Lahainaluna Construction Co., and Ewa Sugar Plantation.

He is survived by daughters, Josephine (Chester) Panoke, Lynda (Louie) Buldo, Julie Villanueva Forges; sons, Rudy (Lorraine) Villanueva, Alfredo (Ivy) Villanueva Jr., Gary (Sheryl) Villanueva, Michael (Devina) Villanueva, Jeffrey (Tanya) Villanueva; brother, Amador Villanueva; sisters, Lulu Villanueva, Remy Villanueva; 35 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; many nieces & nephews.

Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Thursday (Dec. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Friday (Dec. 17) at Immaculate Conception Church (91-1298 Renton Rd., Ewa) Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Richard Tokujiro Yamashiro

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Nov. 28, 2010
Richard Tokujiro Yamashiro, also known as “Dickie” and “Yama,” 65, of Kula, Maui, a retired Aloha Airlines senior agent, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Lynne, daughter Tara, brother Leroy and sister June Kau Kau. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m.

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HARRIET YOSHIE YOKOTA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

HARRIET YOSHIE YOKOTA

Age 73, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away November 18, 2010 in Pearl City. Born September 5, 1937 in Koloa, Kauai. Beloved wife of the late Richard Seiji Yokota & a
retired teacher who taught for over 30 years at Kaala Elementary.

She is survived by sons, Blane (Suzanne) Yokota, Neal (Susan) Yokota, Brent (Mary) Yokota; daughter, Janell Yokota; grandchildren, Lynn Yokota, Sarah Yokota, Camaryn Yokota; brother, Donald Sano; sister, Jean Nakakura.

Private services were held.


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