Archive for April 25th, 2011

Anthony Fox Akana

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March 25, 2011
Anthony Fox “Akoni” Akana, 54, of Honolulu, an executive director, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Kainoa J. and Frances F. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Donations suggested to Friends of Mokuula. Additional information for an obituary published April 1.

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Enrique Alonzo

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March 19, 2011
Enrique “Ricky” Alonzo, 73, of Wahiawa, a construction worker, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Barbara; daughters Endrica “Princess” Barfield, Coralie “Cora” Powers, Minnie Emerson and Tawana Alonzo; brother Frederico “Fred”; sistersJosephine Galapia, Lorraine Hermosura, Lorretta Delos Reyes and Gloria “Linda”Baduria; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Waianae Baptist Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Nixon Cabreros

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April 16, 2011
Nixon Cabreros, infant son of Estevenson “Ben” Cabreros and Mabelyn Basconcillo of Ewa Beach, died in Kapiolani Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by brother Jayce T., sister Kristin A. Cabreros-Basconcillo and grandparents Melita Basconcillo and Erlinda Cabreros. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Babyland. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Alfredo Chico Capili

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March 6, 2011
Alfredo Chico “Fred”Capili, 89, of Ewa Beach, a McDonald’s maintenance employee, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Santa Maria, Philippines. He is survived by sons Oli, Art, Conrado and Danny; daughters Susan Capili, Lourdes Castrence, Tess Ancheta, Mila Natera, Lita Bignell, Leticia Leigh, Amelia Sudla and Adoracion Wilson; 39 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren;
and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services:
6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Rosaly Dameg Corpuz

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April 13, 2011
Rosaly Dameg Corpuz, 28, of Pahala, Hawaii, a customer service representative at AT&T in Oklahoma City and receptionist at the Volcano House on the Big Island, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by father Bonifacio A.; mother Oliva D.; brother Rey D.; sisters Rowena C. Pollante, Remely C. Kight, Rochelle C. Abero and Ruby D., Rodelyn D. and Katherine D. Corpuz; and grandparents Narci and Mercedes Dameg. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Services: 7 p.m. All-night vigil: 9 p.m. at the family residence, 96-3113 Pakalana St., Pahala. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Pahala Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Victoria Gayer

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March 24, 2011
Victoria “Vicky” Gayer, 80, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Glen “Butchie,” Michael “Mikey,” Peter, Ronald “Ronnie” and Robert; daughter Karen Guzman; brothers Pedro “Pete,” Gilbert and Thomas “Tommy” Galera; sisters Josephine “Joey” Faustino, Mary Soriano and Elenor “Ellie” Campos; 17 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:15 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Raymond Masaru Ikehara

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April 18, 2011
Raymond Masaru “Ike” Ikehara, 75, of Kailua, a retired Honolulu Police Department lieutenant and Sears Windward Mall loss prevention manager, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty, son Raynor, daughter Rona Ikehara-Quebral, brother Charles, second mother Nancy and four grandchildren. Graveside services: noon Saturday at Valley of the Temples. Reception to follow at Valley of the Temples Chapel lanai. Casual attire.

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Helen Shizuko Kawamoto

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March 24, 2011
Helen Shizuko Kawamoto, 79, of Honolulu, a registered nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Robert K., brothers Henry and Ronald Saneishi, and sister Ruth Sugai. Private services.

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Tereza Agcaoili Leano

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March 22, 2011
Tereza Agcaoili “Isang” Leano, 89, of Ewa Beach, a Del Monte Corp. retiree, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Jonathan, Alexander, Rolando and Jerry; daughters Esmeralda Taban and Myrna Fe Miguel; sister Salvacion Gapuzan; 20 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Resurrection of the Lord Church, 94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Gladys Murayo Matoi

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April 15, 2011
Gladys Murayo Matoi, 95, of Honolulu, a state Department of Education retiree, died at home. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by daughter Kara Ann Mark, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Harris United Methodist Church, 20 S. Vineyard Blvd. Services: 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Kilohana United Methodist Church.

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Eufracio de Vera Mercado

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April 10, 2011
Eufracio de Vera Mercado, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Navy Exchange maintenance man, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Mapandan, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Librada M.; son Roberto; daughters Virginia Corpuz, Perlita Bautista, Gloria Gabuat, Zenaida Bulosan and Flordeliza Victoriano; brother Eleodoro; 17 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation:
6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at St. Elizabeth Church, 99-312 Moanalua Road, Aiea. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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KENNETH KAZUTOSHI MIYAOKA

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KENNETH KAZUTOSHI MIYAOKA

Age 82, passed away on March 30, 2011, at Kailua Hospice Hawaii. Born on May 14, 1928 in Ah Tai Camp, Wahiawa, he attended Waialae Elementary, Kaimuki Intermediate and graduated from Kaimuki High School in 1946. He worked at a desalinization plant on Eniwetok Atoll in 1956. He also was a veteran of the Korean War. After retiring from Pan Am Airlines as a port steward he worked for Honma Golf Co. as a sales representative. Mr. Miyaoka was inducted into the Hawaii Golf Hall of Fame in 1993. He was a member of the Oahu Country Club from 1973 to present and earned an honorary membership in 1997. In his retirement he enjoyed making nasubi, wonbok and mustard cabbage tsukemono for friends and family.

Preceded in death by his wife, Ethel Eiko Miyaoka, he is survived by his sons, Lester Hideo (Bonnie) Miyaoka and Kel Tsutomu (Mavisanne) Miyaoka; sisters, Leatrice Miyaoka and Jane (Howard) Takara; grandchildren, Randy (Lindsey), Haley and Kelianne Miyaoka.

Visitation from 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, 2011, followed by service at 4:00 p.m. at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Aloha attire.

Chelsis Angela Santa Monica

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April 8, 2011
Chelsis Angela Santa Monica, 54, of Wahiawa died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Roger, daughters Olivia Santa Monica and Sweet Ninteau, mother Cecelia Solomon, sisters Natalie Wood and Tereen Natividad, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Celebration of life to follow at Parrish Hall. Call Olivia at 286-7431.

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Darryl Makana Hiromi Motooka

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April 11, 2011
Darryl Makana Hiromi Motooka, 22, of Kihei, Maui, a former beach attendant at Four Seasons Resort & Spa in Kihei, died in Kihei. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Rose A., son Jayden D.K.H., parents Garrick and April, brother Travis P.K. and grandparents Richard and Eleanor Motooka, Uilani P. Carpio and Albert Carpio. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Mass: noon. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Elaine Kubo Muroki

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April 1, 2011
Elaine Kubo Muroki, 95, of Wailuku, owner of New York Dress Shop in Wailuku, died in Hale Makua Kahului. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by daughters Anne Ripperger and Carol Kincel, and two grandchildren. Private inurnment services.

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Larry Tadashi Nakata

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March 22, 2011
Larry Tadashi Nakata, 92, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in Paumalu. He is survived by sons Melvin, Norman and Keith; daughter Pamela; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Masaharu Oki

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April 17, 2011
Masaharu Oki, 79, of Wailuku, a Maui Electric Co. maintenance shop supervisor, died in Wailuku. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Yoshimi and sister Amy Mishina. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. No flowers.

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Timotea Miguel Patricio

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April 8, 2011
Timotea Miguel Patricio, 75, of Haiku, Maui, a retired pineapple company laborer, died at home. She was born in Santa Ignacia, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by son Albert, daughter Lorita, brothers Prudencio Sr. and Alejandro Miguel, and sisters Rosalinda Vasquez and Nenita Regalado. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Kahului Full Gospel Temple. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Aldean-Schornberg Ahalani Peleiholani

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April 10, 2011
Aldean-Schornberg Ahalani “Aunty Honey” Peleiholani, 65, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Waimea. She is survived by sons Vernal W. “Kimo” and VeeJay T.C. “Baba”; daughter Kealani J. “Sweedy”; hanai sons Richard K. Miles and Shannon and Sheldon Asejo; brother Hardy K. Unea; sister Charlotte M. Lyons; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Kalapana Maunakea Congregational Church, Pahoa, Hawaii. Services: noon. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

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The Rev. Francis G. Peterson

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April 14, 2011
The Rev. Francis G. Peterson, 85, of Honolulu, a Roman Catholic priest, died in the VA Center for Aging. He was born in Pennsylvania. No survivors. Eulogy: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Wear appropriate attire for a priest’s funeral. Lei only. Donations suggested to the church, 800 Kaheka St., Honolulu, HI 96814.

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Mineichi Saiki

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March 18, 2011
Mineichi Saiki, 102, of Wailua Houselots, Kauai, a state custodian, died in Garden Isle Health Care. He was born in Makaweli, Kauai. He is survived by son Frank, daughter Arlene Harada, five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Isabel Sampayan Salvador

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April 14, 2011
Isabel Sampayan Salvador, 85, of Kilauea, Kauai, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Apaya, Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by brothers Luciano Salvador and Presentacion Aninag, and sister Eliza. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Kapaia Road. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Mamoru Sato

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April 3, 2011
Mamoru “Johnny” Sato, 95, of Waipahu, an Oahu Sugar Plantation retiree, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Lillian; daughters Jennie Sato, Leigh Tsumura and Cidney Ota; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Saburo Sato

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April 17, 2011
Saburo Sato, 89, of Kula, Maui, a Haleakala Motors mechanic, died in Kula Hospital. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by son Rodney, daughter Charlene and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Agnes Asing Silva-Martin

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April 11, 2011
Agnes Asing Silva-Martin, 97, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by daughter Bino Alexion, brothers Albert and Gabriel “Sonny” Silva, sisters Irene Moreno and Margie Cryar, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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Jerome W. Smith

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April 14, 2011
Jerome W. Smith, 85, of Waipahu died in Kapolei. He was born in Rochester, N.Y. He is survived by son Richard. Private services.

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AMADO AGUILAR GARLITOS SR.

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

AMADO AGUILAR GARLITOS SR.

Age 70, of Waipahu, HI, passed away April 8, 2011 in Honolulu, HI. Born March 23, 1941 in Mangatarem, Pangasinan, Philippines.

He is survived by wife, Beatriz Garlitos; sons, Wilson (Fairy Grace) Garlitos, Amado (Allyson) Garlitos Jr.; daughters: Wilma Geraldine (Dominador) Agudong, Edelwina (Bernie) Delos Reyes of Philippines; brothers, Juanito Garlitos of Philippines, Gilberto Garlitos of Philippines; sisters, Fidelina Garlitos of Philippines, Ising Olipas of Philippines; 10 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (April 29) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel Funeral Service 7:00 p.m.

Richard Kunane Williams Sr.

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April 1, 2011
Richard Kunane Williams Sr., 65, of Makakilo, a former owner of Eleu Builders and an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Barbara J.; sons Richard K. Jr., Stephen I. and Jacob K.; father the Rev. Gilbert K. Sr.; brothers Gilbert Jr. and Samuel; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Makakilo Baptist Church. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire.

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Toshie Tsutsui

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April 3, 2011
Toshie Tsutsui, 86, of Pearl City, a retired seamstress, died in Pearl City. She was born in Pearl City. She is survived by husband Satoshi, daughters Charlotte Harada and Rhoda Fujimoto, brothers Yoshio and Mitsuo Ito, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Sixto Cainguitan Vergara

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April 7, 2011
Sixto Cainguitan Vergara, 96, of Kaneohe, formerly of Lanai City, a retired Dole Plantation luna, field worker and truck driver on Lanai, died in Honolulu. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sons Elpidio, Warlito and Floyd; daughters Violet Barroga and Edith Quiray; brother Alfredo; 14 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, Lanai City. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Lanai Cemetery. Luncheon at the church to follow the burial.

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