Archive for January 22nd, 2011

Masami Abe

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 11, 2011
Masami “Johnny” Abe, 96, of Pearl City, a retired Ewa Sugar Plantation heavy equipment mechanic, died in Pearl City. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Shigeko, son Clayton, daughter Lucinda Otsuka, two brothers and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Evelynn Maileleia Peakalika Acevedo

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 19, 2011
Evelynn Maileleia Peakalika Acevedo, infant daughter of Victor Acevedo Jr. and Caroljean Ah You of Hauula, died in Kahuku. She was born in Kailua. She is also survived by brother Dominik; grandparents Mataautele Ah You Jr. and Toriann Pickard; and great-grandparents Yolanda Muae, Yvonne and Mataautele Ah You Sr., and Thomas Pickard. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie Stake Center. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Laie Cemetery.

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WAYNE MAKOTO AKI

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

WAYNE MAKOTO AKI

Age 65, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away December 30, 2010 in Waianae. Born February 11, 1945 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was employed by Aki Brothers Limited.

He is survived by brother, James H. (Faye) Aki; sister, Muriel Kiku (Paulo) Sakanaka of Brazil; nieces & nephews.

Private services were held.

Ruben Austria Arbolado

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 4, 2011
Ruben Austria Arbolado, 58, of Waipahu, a cook at Zippy’s on Dillingham, died in Waipahu. He was born in Cainta, Rizal, Philippines. He is survived by brother Oscar and sisters Loreta and Teodora. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Mass: 7 p.m. Burial at a later date in Cainta.

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NAOMI MATSUE BATANGAN

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

NAOMI MATSUE BATANGAN

Age 54, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away December 23, 2010 in Honolulu. Born November 9, 1956 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She loved her family, and also loved to travel and
go shopping.

She is survived by husband, Robert Batangan; daughters, Sharla Batangan, Kelsey Batangan; father, Ken K. (Leena) Kaneshiro; brother, Glenn Kaneshiro; sister, Joy (Byron) Sakamoto; nieces.

Private services were held.

Susan Lynn Taylor Becton

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 16, 2011
Susan Lynn Taylor Becton, 61, of Honolulu, a retired schoolteacher, died at home. She was born in Illinois. She is survived by husband Tred R. Eyerly and sister Doreen. Donations suggested to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 877-465-6636 or ww5.komen. org/donate/plannedgifts.html.

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FRANCISCA BARBADILLO CANDELARIO

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

FRANCISCA BARBADILLO CANDELARIO

Age 77, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away January 5, 2011 in Waipahu. Born May 11, 1933 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

She is survived by daughter, Larissa Ann Candelario (Krystal Kaopua); 3 grandchildren; brothers, Poling (Carol) Barbadillo, Enosito (Josephine) Barbadillo, Vic Barbadillo, Andre Barbadillo.

Private services were held.

Bill N. Carpenter

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 14, 2011
Bill N. Carpenter, 64, of Waimanalo, a Loomis armored car security employee and a Navy veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Jason, mother Irene F., brother David B. and a grandchild. Services: noon Wednesday at Kailua Beach across from the boat ramp. Casual attire.

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SILVINO JAMBARO DELA CRUZ

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

SILVINO JAMBARO DELA CRUZ

Age 83, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away December 26, 2010 in Honolulu. Born September 6, 1927 in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Hawaii Laborers Union Local 368. Member of Solsona of Hawaii.

He is survived by wife, Honorata M. Dela Cruz; son, Franklin (Cora) Dela Cruz; daughters, Belma (Gary) Back of Las Vegas, NV, Susan (Frank) Rosario, Jo Sarajina of Torrance, CA, Brenda (Robert) Baliza of Las Vegas, NV; 21 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; brother, Nestor Dela Cruz of the Philippines; sister-in-law, Teresita “Sitang” Dela Cruz of Torrance, CA.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (January 26) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Thursday (January 27) at St Joseph Catholic Church; (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Bobby Kuuipo Enfield

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Dec. 31, 2010
Bobby Kuuipo Enfield, 64, of Honolulu, a retired Earle M. Jorgensen Steel Co. machine operator and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mae Z.; son Randy Brezee; daughters Dawn K. and Erica A.; father Henry Thronas; brothers Andrew Jr., Nathan, Neal, Reginald and Kealoha Apuna; sisters Coleen Rivera, Eileen Vidinha, Rhonda Tandal, Andrea Hamasaki, Bernadette Janicki and Bernadene Cypher; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial at a later date. Aloha attire. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

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Reuben Steven Gaspar

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 14, 2011
Reuben Steven “Sonny” Gaspar, 88, of Manini Beach, Hawaii, an Old Kona Hospital orderly, Orchid Isle Ford lot attendant and auto detailer, and Les Gamble property caretaker, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Kahauloa, Hawaii. He is survived by brother Antone and sisters Loretta Lessary, Elizabeth Sapaio and Hazel Palacat. Private services.

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CHARLES & GENE GOLDBERGER

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

IN MEMORIAM

CHARLES AND GENE GOLDBERGER

We lost our two sweet boys, Charles and Gene, they went with the Lord too young. You are always in our hearts, mind and memory. We are very unhappy, our only comfort is that we will be together again in heaven. We Love You, Mom, Dad and Judy.

Kealoha Kuulei Hoomanawanui

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Dec. 30, 2010
Kealoha Kuulei Hoomanawanui, 84, of Honolulu, a retired tour escort, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kapahulu. She is survived by sons Garrette and Calvert Wahinepio, daughter Rubyann Wahinepio, brother John O. Davis, 18 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Ruth Joy

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Dec. 6, 2010
Ruth Joy, 86, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Illinois. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Private services.

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Kenneth Kazuto Katayama

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 7, 2011
Kenneth Kazuto Katayama, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii Newspaper Agency composing room foreman and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 100th Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Hanalei, Kauai. He is survived by sons Wayne K. and Guy N., daughter Bonnie L.M. Ogata, brother Malcolm K. “Kane,” sister Pearl T. Katsuki and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Stanley Kiyoshi Koki

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 15, 2011
Stanley Kiyoshi Koki, 71, of Kaneohe, a retired Realty 808 Realtor and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Angeline “Angie”; son Nelson; daughters Jesselyn Oketani, Darrilyn Gustafson and Sherrilyn Tengan; brothers Edward, Raymond, Allen and Ronald; sister Patricia-Ann Ching; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at King’s Cathedral and Chapels. Services: 6:30 p.m. Private burial. Additional information for an obituary published yesterday.

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Richard Hu Kong Lee

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 4, 2011
Richard Hu Kong Lee, 85, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Accounting and General Services carpenter and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Abbie; daughters Lynne Tsugawa and Renette Sonomura; brother Joseph; sisters Gladys Wong, Mildred Kim, Florence Chang and Nancy Nakagawa; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Lucena Ramos Magday

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 14, 2011
Lucena Ramos “Loleng” Magday, 84, of Waipahu, a retired First Insurance Co. housekeeper, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Gerona, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by sons Renato “Nato,” Rosauro “Sarong,” Alfredo “Fred” Jr. and Eduardo “Eddie”; daughters Carmencita “Carmen” Vicente, Rhodora “Dorang” Balacang, Aurora “Baby Ruth” Sonido and Freda “Piday” Pasion; 25 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Mass: 9:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Muriel V. Meckstroth

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 18, 2011
Muriel V. “Nana” Meckstroth, 72, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Richard; daughters Renee Guillermo, Wanda Leach and Darrah Canady; stepson Rick; stepdaughter Sheri Clark; brothers Robert Rapoza Sr. and Albert Badiyo; sister Jacqueline Rodrigues; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Aiea United Methodist Church. Services: 2 p.m. Burial at a later date. Aloha attire.

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Howard S. Mitsunaga

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 13, 2011
Howard S. Mitsunaga, 67, of Aiea, a retired Mutual Welding Co. shop superintendent and an Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born on Lanai. He is survived by wife Elaine, daughters Desiree F. Mitsunaga and Kimberly H. Ildefonso, mother Cherry H., brothers Melvin and Bruce, sisters Erma Kawamura and Myra Nitta, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Minoru Miyahana

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 7, 2011
Minoru “Mino” Miyahana, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Fire Department firefighter and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mildred, sons Terence and Skitch, daughters Denise Miyahana and Rickie Vidinhar, stepdaughter Patti Miyasato, sisters Phyllis Kido and Marlene Kanemaru, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Jane Emiko Takenouchi Okemura

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 12, 2011
Jane Emiko Takenouchi Okemura, 81, of Mililani, a co-owner of Slim’s Power Tools, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Iwao “Slim”; sons Todd I., Rand J and Sean E; brother Mark Takenouchi; sister Ethel Tanaka; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.

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Vaimalu Puni Pa’u

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 5, 2011
Vaimalu Puni “Joe” Pa’u, 82, of Honolulu, a retired city grounds-keeper at Aliamanu Park and a Coast Guard veteran, died in Malama Ohana. He was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. He is survived by son Vaikeola “Joe” and sister Fiasili Haleck. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at New Hope Ministry Center, 290 Sand Island Access Road. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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KEPUALANI CHARLEY PANUI

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Mauka Chapel

KEPUALANI CHARLEY PANUI

Age 80, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away January 5, 2011 in Waianae. Born April 21, 1930 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

He is survived by wife, Christina A.M. Panui; daughters, Karen Swain, Derine (Eddie) Tiell, Charlene (Ben) Mejia, Sharon (Keith) Fout, Brenda (Robert) West; sons, Charles K. Panui, Randall F. (Violet) Panui; sisters, Maxine Avilla, Nora Taylor, Veda Burroughs, Bernadette Hughes; brother, Andrew Kalaukoa; sister-in-law, Elizabeth Dolly Panui; 31 grandchildren; 67 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; step-sons, James Querra, Benjamin Manini, Robert Mahina; step-daughters, Leimomi (Kenji) Motoyama, Leilani Manini, Leihua Guerra; 21 step-grandchildren.

Visitation 8:30 a.m. Tuesday (January 25) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

LAZARO “RAY” PEDRING CAJAS RAYMUNDO

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

LAZARO “RAY” “PEDRING” CAJAS RAYMUNDO

Age 73, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away January 11, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born December 7, 1937 in Barrio Nancayasan, Urdaneta City Pangasinan Philippines. Retired from Army and Air Force Exchange Services.

He is survived by wife, Violeta Q. Raymundo; sons, Russell (Tewauna) Raymundo of San Antonio, Texas, Larveeh Raymundo, Junior Raymundo of Minot, North Dakota; 1 grandson; brothers, Jose (Dolores) Raymundo, Rogelio (Sharon) Raymundo.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (January 26) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Thursday (January 27) at Immaculate Conception Church; (91-1298 Renton Rd., Ewa Beach) Mass 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Wai Luen Lee Sin

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Dec. 12, 2010
Wai Luen Lee “Irene” Sin, 71, of Honolulu died in Hawaii Medical Center East. She was born in Zhongshan, China. She is survived by son Collin and daughter Bonnie. Services held. Incorrect information published in an obituary Dec. 26.

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Jimmy Lynn Woods

Posted On January 22nd, 2011 -

Jan. 17, 2011
Jimmy Lynn Woods, 64, of Honolulu, a master carpenter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Tennessee. He is survived by wife Magdalena Sales-Woods; sons Brian, Mark and Trent; daughters Amy and Amanda Woods, and Rachel Killinen; brother Billy; sisters Carolyn Kinkead, Jeanette Steele, Elizabeth Shorter, Teresa Lawson and Phyllis Harmon; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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