Archive for December 14th, 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. Photo was omitted in an obituary published yesterday.

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Faustino Acorda

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Nov. 10, 2010
Faustino “Tino” Acorda, 95, of Honolulu, a retired mason, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Victorino, daughter Inocencia “Gloria” Gervacio, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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AURIA “FRANCES” DOROHA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

AURIA “FRANCES” DOROHA

Age 79, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away November 25, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born August 24, 1931 in Kauai, Hawaii. She was a former legal secretary for a local law firm for many years.

She is survived by husband, Coy Doroha; daughters, Donna Mosier, Bernie Nakea, Lita Brumbelow; grand-daughters, Terri-Ann Burcell, Janelle Nakea, Chrissy Nakea, Marie Brumbelow-Jenner; great-granddaughters, April Burcell, Elise Burcell.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (Dec. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Friday (Dec. 17) at St Peter & Paul Church; (800 Kaheka St., Honolulu) Mass 9:15 a.m. Committal Service 11:00 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Victorio Malvecino Edrada

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Nov. 6, 2010
Victorio Malvecino Edrada, 81, of Aiea, a retired Richard Lane Corp. laborer, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Mamerta Agmata; daughters Glecy Dela Cuesta, Marlene Diego, Namie Libed and Ely Aquino; brother Artemio; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Mass: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Family Catholic Church. Burial to follow at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Keoni Lum Esteban

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IN MEMORIAM

Keoni Lum Esteban

4-01-1986 to 12-14-2009

Keoni one year being “Forever Free”. We Love You & Miss You!

John Hanale Farias

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Nov. 28, 2010
John Hanale Farias, 23, of Waianae died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Henry Otani Jr. and Romona Otani; companion Shani Aki-Castro; sons Brandon and Braedon Aki-Castro; brothers Julien Ceno-Farias, Travis Aiwohi-Farias, and Henry III and Shayzen Otani; sisters Jazzlyn Farias, and Joshlyn and Ericka-Jane Otani; and grandparents Henry Otani Sr., and Richard and Francesca Farias. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Frank G. Harast

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Dec. 10, 2010
Frank G. Harast, 86, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired Walgreens truck driver, former frozen-food salesman and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Catherine “Kay,” sons Kenneth Gogots and Frank Harast, daughters Janis Willis and Susan Kinzie, nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Casual attire. No flowers; lei welcome.

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Fa’atautau Salanoa Jr.

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Nov. 24, 2010
Fa’atautau Salanoa Jr., also known as “Chief” and “Junior,” 71, of Aiea, a former personal bodyguard with the attorney general’s office for Govs. John Burns and George Ariyoshi, and retired Radford High School head of security, died at home. He was born in Fagatogo, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Susana; sons Allen, William, Vernon, Thor and Fred Salanoa, and Richard, James and Brian Hines; daughters Susan Manuma and Amanda Salanoa; brothers Fa’aolataga and Sini Salanoa, Misiualapa Tialavea-Salanoa and Liu Atafua Ape-Salanoa; sisters Aolelei Ioelu, Polelei Eliasaro and Tali Alisa; 29 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Aiea Ward, Halawa chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Laie Cemetery.

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Solomon Daniel Kawaauhau

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Dec. 9, 2010
Solomon Daniel “Sol” Kawaauhau, 75, of Hilo, a retired state Department of Education tractor-mower operator, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Kona. He is survived by wife Alberta, sons Daryl and Brian Andrade, daughter Renette Andrade, sisters Diana Aki and Sarah Kuahia, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. tomorrow at Glad Tidings Church, 113 Kuawa St., Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. today and 11 a.m. tomorrow. Aloha attire.

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Audrey Marie Pool Kelly

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Nov. 28, 2010
Audrey Marie Pool Kelly, also known as “Reezie” and “Aukele,” 75, of Honolulu, an artist and portrait specialist, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. She was born in Winston-Salem, N.C. She is survived by husband James A., son James A., daughter Audrey A. Kelly-Berg, hanai daughter Michelle Pearson-Cranshaw and a grandchild. Services: 3 p.m. tomorrow at Diamond Head Mortuary, 535 18th Ave. Burial in Virginia at a later date. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Smile Train, 41 Madison Ave., 28th Floor, New York, NY 10010; or to charity.

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ROBERTA YUK INN KIM

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

ROBERTA YUK INN KIM

Age 61, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away November 14, 2010 in Waianae. Born July 27, 1949 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Former owner of Oldies but Goodies CafÈ.

She is survived by husband, Ronald K. Kim; sons, Ted T. Sato Jr, Robert T. Sato, Cory T. Sato, Bruce K. L. Sato of Las Vegas, Ron-Shane T.K.K. Kim, Travis L.F.S. Kim; daughter, Bridget (Kawika) Kepoo; 7 grandchildren; sister, Patricia Loo.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Friday (Dec. 17)) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

Cecilia Cruz Kim

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Nov. 21, 2010
Cecilia Cruz “Chila” Kim, 83, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Agana, Guam. She is survived by sons Joseph, Raymond and William; brother Jose Cruz; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403-A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Roberta Yuk Inn Kim

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Nov. 14, 2010
Roberta Yuk Inn Kim, 61, of Waianae, former owner of Oldies but Goodies Cafe, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ronald K.; sons Ted T. Jr., Robert T., Cory T. and Bruce K.L. Sato, and Ron-Shane T.K.K. and Travis L.F.S. Kim; daughter Bridget Kepoo; sister Patricia Loo; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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TEAVAIKI “VAIKI BOY” SUKA LEAO

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

TEAVAIKI “VAIKI BOY” SUKA LEAO

Age 16, of Waianae, Hawaii. Born May 17, 1994 in Wahiawa.

He is survived by son, Thaddeus Suka; companion, Dorothy Failautusi; hanai father, Neli Siu Leao; brothers, Pinate Leao, Louis L. Leao, Nelson S. Leao, Jr., Esekielu S. Leao, Daniel Puailoa, Frank-Moses Leao, Johncharlie Suka; sisters, Lani Leao, Penina B.K. Leao; father, Teavaiki Suka; mother, Rozlyn Gouveia; grandparents, Ioelu and Litia Suka, Walter and Jenna Gouveia; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins.

Visitation 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. Wednesday (December 15) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Graveside Service 11:00 a.m. Thursday (December 16) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Marvin Lee

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Nov. 28, 2010
Marvin Lee, 65, of Waianae, a member of Local 803, Iron Workers Union, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Irene; daughter Kimberley; mother Mary Yawn; half sisters Eden Matsushita, Cammy Vaughns and Tany Grant; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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JENNIE HUNG CHUN LOOK-CHI

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St.)

JENNIE HUNG CHUN LOOK-CHI

Age 95, of Honolulu, passed away December 1, 2010 at Hale Malamalama. Born June 10, 1915 in Honolulu. Jennie was a seamstress with Kahala Sportswear.

She is survived by son, Garret R. (Mi Ra) Chi; daughter, Sandra A. (Glenn) Lee; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Peter Young; sisters-in-law, Marian G. Luke, Marion L. Luke, Hattie M. Luke; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 18) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Celebration of Life 11 a.m.; Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers, please.

Mickey Matsuyama

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Nov. 24, 2010
Mickey Matsuyama, 64, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a University of Hawaii at Hilo Agricultural Department retiree, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughters Cheryl Atalig and June Paoa, sister Joyce Hara, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary chapel, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Jamie Lauaiomakana McCandless

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Nov. 2, 2010
Jamie Lauaio-makana “Kanoho” McCandless, 68, of Honolulu, a retired bus driver, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Aldora K. Kahele; hanai sons Brian Kahele and Ferdinand Morales; brothers Alvin Kahoonei and Ronald, Glen and Elgin Kanoho; and sisters Mapuana Cerezo, Alvina Kahoonei, Arnell Aiona and Arlette Banis. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nanakuli Beach Park (Sabaland). Bring your own chairs. Additional information for an obituary published Nov. 13.

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Patricia Dolores Mezurashi

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Nov. 7, 2010
Patricia Dolores “Telana” Mezurashi, 71, of Las Vegas died in Las Vegas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Arne, daughter Kealalei, brother George Peltier, sisters Linda Tavares and Anne Latter, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. tomorrow at St. Stephen Church on Pali Highway. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Paul Wayne Rendon

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Nov. 24, 2010
Paul Wayne Rendon, 56, of Pearl City, an Army veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Ikaika and Keola, daughter Jasmine and sisters Carol Abregano, Paula Chun, Paulette Gwinn, Pamela Ramento and Edwina Rendon. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Saturday at Sand Island Beach Park (back area). Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Francisca Costales Rol

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Nov. 25, 2010
Francisca Costales Rol, 86, of Honolulu, a retired private care home provider in Honolulu, died at home. She was born in Magsingal, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Max and William, daughters Gloria R. Bunao and Lordes “Lori” Sakoda, brothers Mariano and Filemon Costales, sister Ela Tolentino, nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.

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THELMA CAESAR SCARFONE

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THELMA CAESAR SCARFONE

Thelma Caesar Scarfone, 89, of Kailua passed away on Saturday, December 4, 2010. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Michael T. Scarfone, sisters Pearl Souza, Florence Ferreira and brother Michael Caesar. She had 3 children, Michael (Jan) Scarfone, Gwendolyn Sawicki (deceased), Carolyn Armstrong, 11 grandchildren: Tammy Scarfone, Michael Scarfone Jr., Tony Scarfone, Christine (Alberto) Hernandez, Matthew Scarfone, Tommy Martin, Ricky Martin, Daniel (Tiana) Sawicki, Brent Armstrong, Jordan (Ronda) Armstrong and Seth (Andrea) Armstrong, 14 great-grandchildren: Bradley Scarfone, Kaimana Scarfone, Krista Scarfone, Alyssa Scarfone, Brandon Martin, April Martin, Kayla Martin, Daniel Sawicki, Paige Sawicki, Makana Opiopio, Keala Armstrong, Illima Armstrong, Dominic Armstrong and Braeden Armstrong and 1 great-great-granddaughter, Jade Martin.

Funeral Services will be Saturday, December 18, 2010 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 920 Keolu Drive, Kailua, Hawaii 96734. Visitation: 9:45 a.m., Eulogy at 10:15 a.m. Mass to follow.
Casual attire.

ALFRED KALANI BEAVER, SR.

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

ALFRED KALANI BEAVER, SR.

Age 67, of Nanakuli, Hawaii, passed away November 29, 2010 in Honolulu. Born May 27, 1943 in Ewa, Hawaii. Alfred was a 1962 graduate of Waianae High School, retired Hawaii Paroling Authority Chairman, HPD Sgt, Waianae High School teacher and Vice Principal. He was also an independent insurance adjuster, and career high school & college football coach at Waianae High School, Nanakuli High & Intermediate, Damien High School, & University of Hawaii – Manoa, and Hosei University – Japan.

He is survived by wife, Malia Beaver; sons, Alfred (Barbie) Beaver, Jr., Bernard Beaver, Clayton (Theresa) Beaver, Lopaka (Phoebe) Inciong; daughters, Lilia (Jason) Inciong Aki, Kameanani Dogan, Mahealani (Jason) Marshall, Kaiolohia Rita Beaver; brother, Arthor (Karen) Beaver; sister, Cindy (Rick) Baker; 11 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (Dec. 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 7:00 p.m. Aloha Attire. No flowers, please.

MANUEL GULAPA SALVADOR SR.

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

MANUEL GULAPA SALVADOR SR.

Age 94, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away November 20, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born June 17, 1916 in Nueva Ecija, Philippines.

He is survived by son, Manuel B. Salvador Jr. (Donna); daughters, Beeh B. Salvador, Marietta S. (Nestor Sr.) Simon, Corazon S. (Robert III) Thomas, Alicia S. (David) Hartley; 17 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (Dec. 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:00 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

Manuel Gulapa Salvador Sr.

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Nov. 20, 2010
Manuel Gulapa Salvador Sr., 94, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Nueva Ecija, Philippines. He is survived by son Manuel B. Jr.; daughters Beeh B. Salvador, Marietta S. Simon, Corazon S. Thomas and Alicia S. Hartley; 17 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Tsuruo Tsuruda

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Nov. 28, 2010
Tsuruo “Ted” Tsuruda, 85, of Aiea, a Delta Construction retiree and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Barney, Calvin, Harlan and Alan; brother Kenji; sisters Gladys Iwaki, Itsue Tamamoto and Shizuka Tsuruda; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m.

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Alfredo Albayalde Villanueva

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Nov. 24, 2010
Alfredo Albayalde “Fred” Villanueva, 86, of Waipahu, a retired Carpenter Union member and former employee of E.E. Black, Hawaiian Dredging, Lahainaluna Construction Co. and Ewa Sugar Plantation, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Balaoan, La Union, Philippines. He is survived by sons Rudy, Alfredo Jr., Gary, Michael and Jeffrey; daughters Josephine Panoke, Lynda Buldo and Julie V. Forges; brother Amador; sisters Lulu and Remy; 35 grandchildren; and 58 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Church, 91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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