Archive for March 7th, 2011

EDEN RAGASA ALEGRE

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

EDEN RAGASA ALEGRE

Age 54, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away February 23, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born August 13, 1956 in Philippines.

She is survived by son, Hector M. (Christine) Alegre Jr; daughters, Heidelyn (Eugene) Villagomez, Grace Alegre, Theresa Alegre; stepmom, Juliana Ragasa; brothers, Warlito Ragasa, Edwin Ragasa, Alex Ragasa, Henry Ragasa; sisters, Lily Sarmiento, Tessie Ragasa; 8 grandchildren; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. Thursday (March 10) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Friday (March 11) at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church; (91-1004 North Rd., Ewa Beach) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

Clarina Blando Blue

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Feb. 1, 2011
Clarina Blando “Claring” Blue, 82, of Ewa Beach, a retiree from the Barbers Point Bachelor Officers Quarters, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Danglas, Abra, Philippines. She is survived by husband Esteban; sons Renato, Edgar and Meden; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the chapel. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Remigio Bruno Bulosan

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Feb. 25, 2011
Remigio Bruno Bulosan, 93, of Kahului, a retired Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. irrigator, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Raymond; daughters Lisa Pascual, Carmen Duran and Nancy Marvin; nine grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Christ the King Catholic Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Wailuku.

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Vivencio Galacinao Carlos

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Feb. 17, 2011
Vivencio Galacinao Carlos, 93, of Waipahu, an Army veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Susima C.; sons Arsenio, Henry, Jose, Mario and Loreto V. Jr.; daughters Avelina F. Carlos-Camacho, Mila L. Carlos and Nelia Visaya; brothers Benjamin, Agapito, Federico and Valeriano; sister Isabel Ancheta; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. next Monday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Eucario Eleccion Castro

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Feb. 20, 2011
Eucario Eleccion Castro, 94, of Kahului, a retired harvester operator for Del Monte Corp. on Molokai, died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. He was born in San Estaban, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Isabel, son Mario, daughter Nancy, sisters Victorina Ortiz and Lourdes Favo, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Christ the King Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.

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Sione Uikelotu Kemoeatu Faitua

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Feb. 23, 2011
Sione Uikelotu Kemoeatu Faitua, 77, of Lahaina, a retired Kapalua Bay Hotel houseman, died at home. He was born in Falevai, Tonga. He is survived by wife Kalisi N.; sons Tuamelie S. Faitua, Teufolau F. Aloua, Sione U. Faitua Jr. and Leipua L. Puloka; daughter Hulita M.K.; sisters Pakimoto Koli and Fipe Fononga; and numerous grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Lahaina United Methodist Church. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at the church. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation.

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Vance Luke Galigo

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March 1, 2011
Vance Luke Galigo, 57, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a farm laborer for Sunshine Farms in Papaikou, former groundskeeper at Punaluu golf course and a Hawaii Army National Guard member, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Dale and Shawn Galigo, and Royden Requelman; stepmother Cecilia; brothers Rudy, Roy, George, Tedy and Marlon; sisters Dorinda Andrade, Vicky Mattos, Althea Himan, Pearl and Lorna Galigo, and Tina Benevides; and 18 grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Naalehu Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Naalehu Community Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Romeo Asuncion Garcia

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Feb. 24, 2011
Romeo Asuncion Garcia, 74, of Lahaina, a retired truck driver with Pioneer Mill Co. in Lahaina, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Mely C., daughters Cheryl Benson and Cathy Garcia, brothers Bonifacio and Ernesto, sisters Soccoro “Coring” Serna and Lydia Saribay, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Maria Lanakila Catholic Church, Lahaina. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at the church. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation, Wailuku.

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The Rev. Joseph Herbert Goeas

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Feb. 24, 2011
The Rev. Joseph Herbert “Herb” Goeas, 82, of Oroville, Calif., a previous owner of Pacific Printers, died in Oroville. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Merilyn, son David, daughters Janice Goeas-Jones and Gemma Goeas, brother Daniel, sister Eleanor Coop, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. No services.

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Elizabeth Veronica Jardine

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Feb. 19, 2011
Elizabeth Veronica Jardine, 92, of Aiea died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Stephanie A. and Denise M. Jardine, and Patricia S. Jardine-Cruz; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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Peter Kaiu Akiona Jr.

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Feb. 11, 2011
Peter Kaiu Akiona Jr., 85, of Waimanalo, a retired city fire rescue captain and an Army veteran, died in Waimanalo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Byron, Aaron, Kevin and Peter III; daughters Rowen Kekuewa, Adryn Akiona and Debbi Eleneki; brother Paul; sisters Josephine, Ramona, Lorraine, Veronica, Dorothy, Lorna and Shirley; 25 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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George Kamai Kalama Jr.

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Jan. 19, 2011
George Kamai “Boogie” Kalama Jr., 66, of Keaau, Hawaii, a musician, composer, entrepreneur and member of the first crew of the Hokule’a, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons George K. III and Noheaikaika T.K. “Ikaika”; daughters Puananai P. “Nani” Kalama and Adrienne M. Kazarian; sisters Leina’ala K. Heine, Rosie K. Lum and Doreen U. Kalama; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Makaha Beach. Services: 11:30 a.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. March 19 at Pohoiki Beach, Hawaii. Services: 10 a.m. Aloha attire. Flowers and lei welcome.

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Kaeleana Pulelehuaokalani Kahunanui-Jason

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Feb. 25, 2011
Kaeleana Pulelehuaoka-lani Kahunanui-Jason, infant daughter of Keola I. Kahunanui and Jamie L. Jason of Keaau, Hawaii, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is also survived by brothers Talon-Kailor Rilloraza and Nainoa-Ikona Kahunanui-Jason, and grandparents Kelli Binschus, Richard Jason, Rochelle and Jose Masmorel, and Clayton Kahunanui. Private services.

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Kehaulani Landford Keb

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Feb. 3, 2011
Kehaulani Landford Keb, 49, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Francis “Kalani”; daughters LeiAnn Mamala and Joelynn Yocom; brothers Benedict Paaluhi, Joseph Kealakai Jr., George and Kawika Landford, and Manu Kealoha; sisters Caroline Aila, Danielle C. Belasi, and Kahealani and JoAnn Kealakai; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m.

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Joseph Kwai Lai

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March 1, 2011
Joseph Kwai Lai, 79, of Lahaina, a Sheraton Hotel cook, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Kula, Maui. He is survived by wife Amelia; sons Stuart, Kirk, Joseph K. and Tuipulotu; brother John; sister Antonia Correa; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 9 a.m. next Monday at Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Esther Grush Lewis

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Jan. 24, 2011
Esther Grush Lewis, 90, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker and former court stenographer proofreader, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. She was born in New York. She is survived by son Tracy, daughter Miranda Davis, brother Sol Grushkowitz, eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Jason Malcolm Medeiros

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March 1, 2011
Jason Malcolm Medeiros, 60, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a Wasa Electric electrician, died in Kealakekua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gail, daughter Malie, hanai son Shannon Lonokapu, hanai daughter Layla Lonokapu, brother Leonard and sister Gale Costa. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort & Spa Convention Center, formerly Kona Surf Resort, 78-128 Ehukai St. Services: 2 p.m. No flowers.

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Irenea Caminos Nacar

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Our Dearest Mom, it’s been 1 year since you left us. We miss you and love you dearly.

Your children, Gloria, Barbara, Richard, Catherine & Family

IRENEA CAMINOS NACAR
1925 – 2010

One year Celebration of Life on April 9, 2011, Saturday at the United Visayan Club on 94-833 Awanei Street, Waipahu, Hawaii @ 12:00 noon, Mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace on April 10, 2011, 9:00am on 1184 Bishop Street, Honolulu, Hawaii and Family Gathering will be at the Waialua Park on April 10, Sunday at 1:00 pm.

Noboru Oda

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March 3, 2011
Noboru Oda, 94, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed produce wholesaler doing business as Armstrong Produce Co., died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Harue; sons Clifford S., Dale T. and Earle H.; daughter Susan E. Connett; sisters Misae Nakamoto, Natsue Toda, Nancy Yoshida, Mary Tamura and Jean Sato; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Palolo Hongwanji, 1641 Palolo Ave. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Eusebio Paas

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Jan. 30, 2011
Eusebio “John” Paas, 73, of Escondido, Calif., a retired health care worker, died in Escondido. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by brothers Pedro “Duke” and Theodoro “Teddy,” and sisters Eduarda Ancog, Mary C. and Leonora Paas, and Andrea Ozaki. Private services. No flowers.

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Lydia M. Pascoe

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Feb. 11, 2011
Lydia M. Pascoe, 103, of Kaneohe died in Pohai Nani Care Center, Kaneohe. She was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. She is survived by son Billy, sister Doris Lineberry, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Grave-site services: 2 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Erlinda Hinaut Ramos

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Feb. 15, 2011
Erlinda Hinaut Ramos, 72, of Pearl City died in Ka Punawai Ola. She was born in Larena, Siquijor, Philippines. She is survived by brother Cornelio Hinaut and caregiver Marion E. Kamakana. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: noon. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Jewell Momi Ahuna Reyes

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Jan. 29, 2011
Jewell Momi Ahuna Reyes, 68, of Wasilla, Alaska, a retiree, died in Oympia, Wash. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Vince, sons Vincent and David, and daughters Kelly, Tracey and Jaycene. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Donations suggested to the charity of your choice.

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Isidora Pauline Santos

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Feb. 19, 2011
Isidora Pauline Santos, 95, of Kapahulu died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Frank N. III and Paul D., brother Theodore Magnani, five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Josefa Monroy Idica Sarte

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Feb. 18, 2011
Josefa Monroy Idica “Sepa” Sarte, 86, of Waianae, a Young Laundry & Drycleaning retiree, died at home. She was born in Jordan-Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband Hermas T., son Loreto I., sisters Josefina I. Baoec and Emma Idica-Rollon, four grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 640 Puuhale Road, Kalihi. Mass: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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James Sousa

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Feb. 28, 2011
James “Jimmy” Sousa, 79, of Kula, Maui, a construction industry worker, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Maxine, sons James A.K. and Vance, daughters Ynez Kakugawa and Elana Sousa, brothers John P. and Michael, sister Toni Hamilton and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Casual attire.

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SALVADOR LUBGUBAN DALIGDIG, SR.

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary Makai Chapel

SALVADOR LUBGUBAN DALIGDIG, SR.

Age 84, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away February 22, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born May 22, 1926 in Waipahu.

He is survived by wife, Adelaida Magdalan Daligdig; sons, Salvador (Marina) Daligdig, Jr., Winston (Yulin) Daligdig; daughter, Edna (Sean) Stephens of Norfolk, VA; sister, Judy (Lee) Ramelb; 7 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday (March 9) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Thursday (March 10) at Sacred Hearts Catholic Church (85-786 Old Government Rd., Waianae); Mass 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Hazel N. Tanigawa

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Feb. 8, 2011
Hazel N. Tanigawa, 70, of Lanai City, a retired restaurant manager for S & T Properties in Lanai City, died at home. She was born in Lanai City. She is survived by sons Richard Jr., Rodney and Ryan Masada; daughter Robyn Kaneakua; stepson Daryl; stepdaughter Vanessa; mother Bertha Maioho; brothers Russell and Harvey Maioho; sister Maude Sato; and five grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Lanai Recreation Center (old bowling alley). Scattering of ashes and luncheon to follow. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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MILTON KIYOSHI UEHARA

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MILTON KIYOSHI UEHARA

Age 78, a retired Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. Controller, died at home in Kaneohe on February 21, 2011; Born in Kailua, Kona on June 4, 1932 to the late Yoshito (Mac) and Myra Uehara. He coached and served as president for the Kaneohe Little League and coached PAL basketball. He served in the U.S. Army.

He is survived by wife, Ethel Uehara; sons, Gregory (Susan) Uehara and David (Iris) Uehara; granddaughters, Sarah, Anna, Marissa and Alana; siblings, Aileen Kuboyama, Laura (Herb) Kaku, Thelma (Roy) Okino, Carol Ann (Hideo) Kato, Stella Uehara and Grant (Elaine) Uehara; and nieces and nephews.

Visitation 2:30 p.m., Sunday (March 13) at Borthwich Mortuary; Service begins at 4 p.m.; Inurnment 11 a.m. Monday (March 14) Valley of the Temples.

Joyce Kamakea Vierra

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Feb. 26, 2011
Joyce Kamakea Vierra, 72, of Kailua, owner of Sophia’s Lei stand, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Stanley K. Jr., Roy K., Roland L. and Joaquin H.; daughters Stacy K. Farias and Joy K. Stedman; brothers Peter Jr., Roy and Louis Ventura; sisters Queenie Dowsett, Charlotte Fuller and Sophie Makainai; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kailua 3rd Ward. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.

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