Archive for April 19th, 2011

WINONA LAUA’E DUVAUCHELLE BARRINGER

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

WINONA LAUA’E DUVAUCHELLE BARRINGER

Age 76, of Kaneohe, passed away April 6, 2011 at her residence. Born July 16, 1934 in Eleele, Kauai.

She is survived by husband, Ronald W. Barringer; sons, George “Stanley” Jenkins III of Hawaii, Quintin Duvauche’ Jenkins of Virginia, Whitney Duvauchelle Jenkins of Washington; daughters, Gloria Alohiwailani (Herbert) Ishibashi of Hilo, Ivy Kealaula Jenkins Torres, Viki “Ola” Jenkins of Hilo, Tiare Naleimaile (Ryan) Fujitani; stepdaughter, Debra (Clifford) Barringer Zintgraff; brother, Raymond P. (Josephine) Duvauchelle of Kauai; 29 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 5 to 6 p.m. Saturday April 23 2011 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 6 p.m. Committal service 10 a.m. Monday April 25 2011 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Winona Laua‘e Duvauchelle Barringer

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April 6, 2011
Winona Laua‘e Duvauchelle Barringer, 76, of Kaneohe died at home. She was born in Eleele, Kauai. She is survived by husband Ronald W.; sons George “Stanley” III, Quintin D. and Whitney D. Jenkins; daughters Gloria A. Ishibashi, Ivy K.J. Torres, Viki “Ola” Jenkins and Tiare N. Fujitani; stepdaughter Debra B. Zintgraff; brother Raymond P. Duvauchelle; 29 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services:
6 p.m. Committal services: 10 a.m. Monday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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REV. MARIANO CABICO CANESO

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Mauka Chapel

REV. MARIANO CABICO CANESO

Age 100, Honolulu, passed away March 19, 2011 at Hawaii Medical Center East. Born April 6, 1910 in Sucoc, Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Rev. Mariano was the founder and President of The Way of Salvation Church, worldwide for over 60 years.

He is survived by wife, Maria Vinoya-Caneso; sons, Philip (Karen) Caneso, Clem (Lisa) Caneso; daughters, Jewel (Keith) Samante, Mello (Craig) Caneso – Dela Cruz, Esther (Sergio) Caneso – Cabasan, Hazel (Edwin) Caneso – Bonilla; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2011 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel, Waipio, Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 1:45 p.m. Friday, April 22, 2011 at the Mortuary, Funeral Service 10 a.m. Burial 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

The Rev. Mariano Cabico Caneso

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March 19, 2011
The Rev. Mariano Cabico Caneso, 100, of Honolulu, founder and president of The Way of Salvation Church, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Maria Vinoya-Caneso; sons Philip and Clem; daughters Jewel Samante, Mello Caneso-Dela Cruz, Esther Caneso-Cabasan and Hazel Caneso-Bonilla; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. Friday. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Additional information for an obituary published Saturday.

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Mateo Catao

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March 31, 2011
Mateo Catao, 84, of Wahiawa, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard welder and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Cebu City, Philippines. He is survived by sons Derek and Anthony; daughters Yvonne Schilling, Elizabeth M. Toki, Deborah Komuro, Vivian Catao, Marilynn Gonzalez, Juli C. Brandwein and Nora Posta; sisters Bessie V.C. Kawakami and Rufina C. Hancock; 30 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m. Friday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Marilyn Ann Davidson

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April 10, 2011
Marilyn Ann Davidson, 78, of Kailua, former co-owner of Art Davidson and Associates, died in Kailua. She was born in Pueblo, Colo. She is survived by sons Greg and Scot, daughter Lyndi, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hawaiian Humane Society.

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Clarence Alika Dias

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March 27, 2011
Clarence Alika Dias, 91, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by son Blaine, stepson Girard Kim, stepdaughter Sookie Medeiros, eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Concepcion A. Dinnan

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April 9, 2011
Concepcion A. “Ceppi” Dinnan, 86, of Kilauea, Kauai, formerly of Kaneohe, a Hawaiian Dredging cost accountant, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. She was born in New York City. She is survived by sons Raymond, Louis, Steven and Sean, brother Aristides Bello and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Saint Catherine’s Catholic Church.

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Roland T. Enitan

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April 3, 2011
Roland T. Enitan, 59, of Pahala, Hawaii, a Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Co. employee in the Cultivation Department, died in Kau Hospital. He was born in Pahala. He is survived by parents Pedro and Elenita, and brother Kenneth. Private services.

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Sheveralyn Cassandra Puanani Fujimoto

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April 5, 2011
Sheveralyn Cassandra Puanani Fujimoto, 32, of Las Vegas died in Henderson, Nev. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Dori Walrack, hanai father Raymond A. Ligsay, brothers Raymond R. Ligsay and Tyler Walrack, sister Shyanna Sagadraca, grandparents Richard and Kay Walrack, and Eleanor Minatoishi and hanai grandparents Raymond and Rosetta Ligsay. Visitation: 2 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Inurnment: 3 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Incorrect information published in an obituary yesterday.

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Joseph Raymond Germain

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April 8, 2011
Joseph Raymond Germain, 76, of Honolulu, founder of Inter Isle Supply and a Navy veteran, died. He was born in Lancaster, N.Y. He is survived by wife Elizabeth A., daughter Lynn, sister Thelma Leonardi and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Constance Smith Gerry

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March 24, 2011
Constance Smith Gerry, 91, of Kihei, Maui, a swimming instructor and coach, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Philadelphia. She is survived by sons Joseph L., Michael S. and Donald L., 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. June 12 on the beach at Lipoa Street, Kihei.

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Daisy Kamakamalehinilani Lum Ho Hall

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April 10, 2011
Daisy Kamakamalehinilani Lum Ho Hall, 84, of Wailuku, a homemaker, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by sons Charles H.P., Quongee D. and James L., sister Leilani Pisoni, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services held. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Arleen Elizabeth Harding

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March 30, 2011
Arleen Elizabeth Harding, 59, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Phenix City, Ala. She is survived by husband Neal E., father William McCart and sister Nelda Welch. Celebration of life: 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Hawaii Yacht Club, 1739-C Ala Moana Blvd. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to American Cancer Society.

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Joyce J. Holmes

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April 6, 2011
Joyce J. Holmes, 62, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in San Jose, Calif. She is survived by son Rory, daughter Lara and sister Ann. Scattering of ashes in California.

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CAROL FUMIE HU

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

CAROL FUMIE HU

Age 56, Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away March 27, 2011 in Honolulu. Born December 10, 1954 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was employed by AT&T Wireless. Carol was a 1972 graduate of Kaimuki High School.

She is survived by husband, Alan Hu; daughter, Liane Hu; brother, Alan Kawamoto; sisters, Nancy Kawamoto, Janet; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, & cousins.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (April 23) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Memorial Service 10:00 a.m. Aloha Attire. No flowers, please.

Reynaldo Faraz Jantoc II

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Feb. 26, 2011
Reynaldo Faraz “Rey” Jantoc II, 46, a Honolulu Police Department radio mechanic, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sharon J., sons Keith and Kyle, parents Reynaldo F. and Dolores and sisters Terryleen L. and Tessie N. Jantoc, and Tammy P. Edwards. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Celebration of life: 10:30 a.m Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Fukuyo Iwamoto

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March 26, 2011
Fukuyo Iwamoto, 105, of Hilo died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Emiko Fujie, Miyoko Okamura and Irene Yoshino, 14 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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DOROTHY MILDRED LETRETA KALANI

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

DOROTHY MILDRED LETRETA KALANI AKA: DOROTHY VIERRA

Age 79, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away March 28, 2011 in Honolulu. Born December 15, 1931 in Wailuku, Maui. She was a dedicated member of Palisades Community Chapel Assembly of God.

She is survived by daughters, Roberta “Bobbi” Baclaan, Ana Peterson; sons, Richard “Kalani” Vierra, William “Maka” Vierra; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; nieces & nephews.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (April 22) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Louis Kaoiwi

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April 9, 2011
Louis Kaoiwi, 72, of Hilo, a retired lieutenant and adult corrections officer at the former Kulani Correctional Facility and an Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Pearl; sons Albert Kauwe, and Johnson and Malcolm Kahili; daughters Norelle Kaoiwi, Pearl “Elena” Macomber, Joanne Pinkowski, Susie Ann Quintans and Johnette Yoshi zumi; 21 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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EDITH LIN CHOY LEE LAU

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EDITH LIN CHOY LEE LAU

The long and wonderful life of Edith Lin Choy Lee Lau of Nuuanu came to a peaceful rest April 5, at the age of 92. Born Edith Lin Choy Lee on December 3, 1918, in Honolulu, Edith married John Lau in 1939.

Together with her loving husband John, Edith was a retired proprietor of the photographic studio and supply store, City Art Works in Honolulu from 1940 to 2002. In her free time, Edith enjoyed traveling to Vegas and playing mah jong.

Edith is survived by her daughter Evelyn Bell; sons, David (Janice) and Joseph (JoAnn) Lau; son-in-law Jeffrey Lee; daughter-in-law Charlene Lau; sister Margaret (Kam Kee) Hee; brothers Alfred (Lorraine), Richard (Karen), and James (Sandra) Lee; 12 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; nieces, and nephews. Her husband John Lau and daughter Lily Lee preceded her in death.

A celebration of her wonderful life will be held Saturday, April 23, at 11:30 am at the United Church of Christ on 467 N. Judd Street in Liliha. Visitation begins at 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Nuuanu Memorial Park at 2:15 p.m. Casual attire, no flowers please.

David Lutz

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Feb. 4, 2011
David Lutz, 57, of Honolulu, an electrician, died in Honolulu. He was born in Detroit. He is survived by son Joshua, daughters Jordanna and Tamara, brother Paul, sisters Sue Karschnick and Debbie and Bonnie Lutz and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Michael Toshi Morita

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April 8, 2011
Michael Toshi “Mike” Morita, 60, of Honolulu, a Royal Hawaiian Band musician, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Teresa Ann, son Jason and sister Janet Beaulieu. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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James Sadao Nagamine

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March 29, 2011
James Sadao Nagamine, 71, of Pearl City, a retired U.S. Postal Service letter carrier and an Air Force veteran, died in Pearl City. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Betty Ann, sons Brent, Neal and Brian, brothers Richard and Stanley, sisters Ethel Oshiro and Joyce Shimabukuro, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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CHON SUN NIHISER

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

CHON SUN NIHISER

Age 56, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away March 30, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born December 22, 1954 in Busan, Korea. A longtime Civil Servant most recently with the 25th Infantry Division, G8 as a budget analyst. She not only loved her work but loved her life and family. She was an active member of New Hope Central Oahu and of endearing faith in the Lord.

She is survived by husband, Ward Steven Nihiser; son, Ward Steven Nihiser, Jr of AZ; daughter, Michele Leisun Nihiser of FL; sisters, Chong Sun Diebold of KY, Duk Sun So of Busan, So Korea; parents-in-law, Edith & Ward Nihiser of FL; brother & sister-in-law, Jeff & Sandra Nihiser of GA.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Thursday (April 21) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 10:30 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Aloha Attire. Donations can be made to the Cancer Treatment Centers of America or Mayo Clinic of Arizona, Dept. of Development.

Chon Sun Nihiser

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March 30, 2011
Chon Sun Nihiser, 56, of Mililani, a budget analyst with the 25th Infantry Division, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Busan, South Korea. She is survived by husband Ward S., son Ward S. Jr., daughter Michele L., brother Jeff and sisters Chong Sun Diebold and Duk Sun So. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to Cancer Treatment Centers of America or Mayo Clinic’s Liver Cancer Research and Treatment Center in Phoenix.

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Edward Taichi Okamura

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March 25, 2011
Edward Taichi Okamura, 79, of Honolulu, president of Playco Hawaii and a Marine Corps veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Leone K., sons Edward T. Jr., Cleve and Elliot, daughter Lia K. Alameda, brother Kazu, sister Natsuko Shinno, four grandchildren and four great-grand children. Visitation: 4 p.m. Thursday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Military services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Kimie Tsukano Shiotsugu

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April 7, 2011
Kimie Tsukano Shiotsugu, 96, of Kahului, a barber, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Richard, George, Dean and Glen, brothers Mitsuo, Sueo and Itsuo Tsukano, sister Betty T. Ward, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services held. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.

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Leonor Sambrano Tamayo

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April 9, 2011
Leonor Sambrano Tamayo, 91, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by sons William, Romulo and Alexander; daughters Leticia Tamayo, Milagros Lumiton and Rhoda Albano; brothers Joven, Adolfo and Paquito Sambrano; sisters Corazon Topacio, Petra Gomez and Salvacion Duyao; 18 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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EDWARD I. TENGAN

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

EDWARD I. TENGAN

Age 75, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away April 4, 2011 in Ewa Beach, Hawaii. Born January 6, 1936 in Wahiawa.

He is survived by wife, Betty Tengan; sons, Lance Tengan, Kirk Tengan; daughter, Joylynn Fujikawa; brother, Toshio Tengan; sister, Alice Muramoto; 4 grandchildren.

Private Services were held. No monetary or floral gifts.


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