Archive for January 13th, 2011

Edmund Louis Almeida

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Dec. 25, 2010
Edmund Louis “Eddie” Almeida, 87, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. customs agent and Pan American Airlines operations supervisor and an Army sergeant, died in Palolo Chinese Home. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Vicky H., son Ward-Brian M., daughter Tessie R. Yamamura, sister Linda Wetzel, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Marina Gandalera Cabiles

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Dec. 24, 2010
Marina Gandalera Cabiles, 85, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Salcedo, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Jessie, Federico Jr., Aurel and Larry; daughters Flor Flores and Juliana Gurtiza; sister Macaria Ramos; 23 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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FLORA CENTENO

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

FLORA “FLOR” BRILLANTES CENTENO

Age 84, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away January 7, 2011 in Aiea. Born April 9, 1926 in Santa Cruz, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Member of Senior Citizens Club and Filipino Hawaiian Organization.

She is survived by daughters, Bellaflor “Ela” (Rolando) Cadacio of New Jersey, Milagros “Mila” (Rodolfo) Romerosa of Australia, Estrella “Terry” (Tony) VandenHook of Australia, Yolanda “Yolly” Centeno, Dolores “Doris” (Rodolfo) De Leon, Cecilia “Cecil” (Christopher) Hughes; sons, Isabelo “Jun” (Erlinda) Centeno Jr., Nabychadressar “Joey” (Nida) Centeno, Johnson “Sonny” Centeno, Robert “Rob” Centeno, Augustus “Auggy” Caesar Centeno; brother-in-law, Romulo Pascua; 31 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister, Teresita (Placido) Lazaro of San Diego, CA.

Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Saturday (January 15) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); Wake Service 7:00 p.m.
Burial will take place in the Philippines at a later date. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Alejandro Napualoha Domingo

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Jan. 3, 2011
Alejandro Napualoha Domingo, 38, of Kahului, a Hale Makana security guard, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by daughter Kawailehua, stepson Bowen Saren, parents Alejandro M. and Beverly, and sisters Rhodalyn Domingo and Darlyn Cimini. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Cremation to follow.

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Ted Makoto Fujimura

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Jan. 1, 2011
Ted Makoto Fujimura, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Federal Aviation Administration electrical engineer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Yoshie, son Mark, and sisters Betty Tokunaga and Klara Shoupe. Private services.

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Veronica N. Galloway

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Dec. 15, 2010
Veronica N. Galloway, 75, of Kapahulu, a retired waitress at the former Joe’s Restaurant in Waikiki, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by companion Victor Yamasaki, daughter Dayle Okamitsu, brothers Smitty Nelmida and Ben Pascua, sister Paz Valdez and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Earl Gilbert Gilmore

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Jan. 3, 2011
Earl Gilbert Gilmore, 89, of Kaneohe, a fire control employee with the Navy and an Army veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Washington. He is survived by wife Bertha P., sons Michael G. and Jeffrey C., and a grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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STEPHEN “PEEWEE” GONSALVES

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

STEPHEN “PEEWEE” GONSALVES

Age 81, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away December 28, 2010 in Ewa Beach. Born July 27, 1929 in Waipahu, Hawaii. A retired operating engineer for RHS Lee Trucking and a 40+ year member of Local Union #3. An avid softball player.

He is survived by son, Stephen (Gayle) Gonsalves; daughters, Sharon Gonsalves, Sheryl L. Gonsalves, Marcel (Sedan) Jacobs; sisters, Wilda (Pilani) Gray
Jeanette Figueroa, Mildred (Alipio)
Thomas; brothers, James (Harriet) Jerviss, Joseph Jerviss, Paul (Naomi) Gonsalves, Thomas Gonsalves, Jeffery (Beverley) Gonsalves, Daniel Gonsalves; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; numerous nephews and nieces.

Visitation 8:30 a.m. Monday (January 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Pei Yin Hwang

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Dec. 11, 2010
Pei Yin Hwang, 94, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Maluhia Nursing Home. She was born in China. She is survived by sons Rick and Yu-Sen; daughters Alice Du, Angela Lee and Yu-Shen Chan; 14 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Graveside services: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Clayton Yoshiti Iida

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Jan. 4, 2011
Clayton Yoshiti Iida, 69, of Honolulu, a Servco Pacific fleet sales assistant division manager, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Wan Ja and sister Gladys Morse. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Lyle Ikeuchi

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Dec. 18, 2010
Lyle Ikeuchi, 82, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a retired KTA Keauhou custodian, shipping supervisor for Edelbrock Equipment Corp. in Torrance, Calif., and an Army veteran, died in Life Care Center of Kona. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Lyle, Erin and Bryce; stepsons Ernest Freitas and John Kauhaihao; stepdaughters Valerie Ortiz, Shareen Turner and Laurie Rocha; caregiver Shirley Kauhaihao; 15 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: noon Sunday at Amy Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden, Captain Cook. Committal services and inurnment: 1 p.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Chiyono Ito

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Jan. 10, 2011
Chiyono Ito, 93, of Kula, Maui, a retired farmer, died in Kula Hospital. She was born in Kula. She is survived by sons Donald Satoshi and Edward Kiyoshi; daughter Linda Daida; brothers Masaya, Thomas T., Kazuya and Harold H. Kametani; sister Yukie Nihei; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Makawao Hongwanji Mission. Services: 10 a.m. Luncheon to follow. Casual attire.

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Harley Dale Endriss Jr.

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Jan. 1, 2011
Harley Dale Endriss Jr., 55, of Haiku, Maui, a musician and construction engineer, died at home. He was born in Garden Grove, Calif. He is survived by wife Pamela Teal, three sons and sister Sandra L. Meier. Celebration of life: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Makena Landing.

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Franklin Paul Jugas

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Dec. 27, 2010
Franklin Paul Jugas, 66, of Moreno County, Calif., died in Moreno County. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Janice; sons Christopher and Cory; daughters Bridget, Crystal and Denise; brothers Edwin Aton and Randy Jugas; hanai brother Stanley Sang; sister Mercy Rivera; and six grandchildren. Services to be held in California.

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Esther Hope Kalama

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Jan. 6, 2011
Esther Hope Kalama, 82, of Kalamaula, Molokai, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Jerome Jr. and Jeffery ; daughters Esther Kalama, Sandy Albino and Kapua Lauifi; brothers John and Chauncy Nicola; sisters Blossom Churchill, Helen B. Ramirez, Jane Lovell, Bessie Zoller and Faye Monte; 15 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Scattering of ashes at a later date.

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Helena Rose Nagelova Kekoanui

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Dec. 15, 2010
Helena Rose Nagelova Kekoanui, 86, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Tresmonia, Czech Republic. She is survived by husband Wilfred. Visitation: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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Raymond Hu Mun Lee

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Jan. 2, 2011
Raymond Hu Mun Lee, 87, of Kapahulu, a retired A-A Electrical electrician and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Raymond Jr., Larry and Ernest; brothers Clarence, Eugene and Robert; sisters Ida Lee Chang, Ruth H.N. and Evelyn Chun, and Alice Yee; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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Nora T. Matsunaga

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Dec. 25, 2010
Nora T. Matsunaga, 85, of Wahiawa died in Pearl City. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by sons Michael and Stewart, daughter Janis Kurasaki, brother Richard Fujiwara, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Doris Kimiko Miura

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Dec. 19, 2010
Doris Kimiko Miura, 71, of Honolulu, a retired cook, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Japan. She is survived by son Frank M., daughter Lisa M. Nip, four brothers, two sisters and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Florence H. Miyasaki

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Jan. 2, 2011
Florence H. Miyasaki, 100, of Honolulu, a retired real estate agent, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. She is survived by sister Fusayo Matsuyama. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin, 1727 Pali Highway.

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Tsuyako Miyasato

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Dec. 30, 2010
Tsuyako “Sue” Miyasato, 87, of Manoa, a retired caregiver, died in Palolo House hospice facility. She was born in Kapoho, Hawaii. She is survived by son Wayne, daughter Marilyn Choy, sister Miyoko Nakasone, three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Evelyn Fusae Nakagawa

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Dec. 20, 2010
Evelyn Fusae Nakagawa, 66, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by husband Edward K., daughter Stacey A., sisters Irene C. Watanabe and May M. Jones, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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JULIA K. NAKAMOTO

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

JULIA K. NAKAMOTO

Age 84, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away December 27, 2010 in Aiea. Born January 27, 1926 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

She is survived by sons, Edward (Margie) Nakamoto, Nelson (Palmyra) Nakamoto; daughters, Charlyne Kapua, Cathlyne Kaeha, Rosaline Pomaikai, Gwen Torres; 17 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Dorothy (Robert) Fukumoto.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (January 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Wednesday (January 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Hilo Hiroyoshi Nakata

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Dec. 26, 2010
Hilo Hiroyoshi Nakata, 89, of Waipahu, a retired U.S. government mason at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and an Army veteran with K Company, 442nd Infantry Regimental Combat Team, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ethel M.; son Ken; daughters Doreen Gabaylo, Julie Tam, Amy Kaneshiro, Karen Asada and Lynn Momohara; brother Toshio; sister Kay Fletcher; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Thomas M. Novikoff

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Jan. 2, 2011
Thomas M. “Malani Boy” Novikoff, 29, of Honolulu, a mechanical engineer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Thomas and Susan, sister Melissa L., and grandparents Marmionett Kaaihue and Mildred Jenkins. Services: 11:30 a.m. Sunday at Puu Ualakaa State Park, Tantalus. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society.

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Yutaka Omori

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Dec. 27, 2010
Yutaka Omori, 83, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed plumber, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by son Kevin; brother Teruto; sisters Shigeko Murakami, Susan Tahara, Yoshie Okuni and Chiyoko Omori; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Lorraine Thelma Perry

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Dec. 25, 2010
Lorraine Thelma Perry, 86, of Mililani, a homemaker, died in Nuuanu Hale. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sisters Genevieve G. Perry and Ethel E. Medeiros. Services scheduled for today have been canceled and will be rescheduled to a later date. Updated information for an obituary published yesterday.

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Albert Kunani Reinicke

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Jan. 2, 2011
Albert Kunani “Joman” Reinicke, 68, of Lanai City, a retired Maui County Department of Public Works landfield attendant, died in Lanai Community Hospital. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by mother Josephine Kauwenaole, brother John Kauwenaole, and sisters Josephine Reinicke and Georgina Kawamura. Services: 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Lanai Community Center. Cremation to follow.

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Karen Keiko Sato

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Dec. 14, 2010
Karen Keiko Sato, 66, of Honolulu, a legal secretary, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Steven, daughter Shelley Toyama and sister Gail Ideue. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Abel Joseph Ferreira Sr.

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Jan. 7, 2011
Abel Joseph Ferreira Sr., 71, of Waimea, Hawaii, a cowboy, rancher and former ambulance driver, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Valerie; sons Abel Kapono II and Ricky, Abel III and Kevin Ferreira; daughters Shirley Kepani, Wanda W. Chong, Shanell Crisafi and Krystle Ferreira; and numerous brothers, sisters, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. tomorrow at Waimea Annunciation Church. Mass: 10 a.m.

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