Archive for May 3rd, 2011

Cynthia Gorospe Agas

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April 3, 2011
Cynthia Gorospe Agas, 46, of Pearl City, a certified nurse’s assistant and owner of a foster home, died in Aiea. She was born in Bantay, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband Gerardo V. “Gerry”; son Christopher; daughter Chelsea; mother Rosa P. Gorospe; brothers Norman, Ray and Abraham Gorospe; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 1525 Waimano Home Road, Pearl City. Mass at noon. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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MAGNO REVUELTO BANIAGA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

MAGNO REVUELTO BANIAGA

Age 83, of Waialua, Hawaii, passed away April 26, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born January 1, 1928 in Brgy 10, Macayepyep Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired ground maintenance worker with Akahi Landscaping.

He is survived by sons, Juanito (Floreucia) Baniaga, Jover (Lani) Baniaga, Edwin Baniaga, Jessie Baniaga, Elmer (Jane) Baniaga; daughters, Sylvia Baniaga, Guillerma “Lerma” (Ernesto) Ulep, Elena Baniaga, Imelda (Joel) Baniaga, Gerlie (Joemar) Baniaga; 16 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; numerous nephews and nieces.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (May 7) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:00 p.m.

Dolores Christine Carmody

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April 17, 2011
Dolores Christine Carmody, 74, of Kailua, a retired registered nurse at the Queen’s Medical Center, died at home. She was born in Barrington, R.I. She is survived by sons Cornelius II and David, daughters Catherine and Margaret, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony, Kailua. Services: 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.

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Nancy Tomoko Chong

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April 4, 2011
Nancy Tomoko Chong, 82, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education cook at Pauoa Elementary School, died. She was born in Nine Miles, Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Wesley, daughter Cheryl Chong Ariola, brothers George and Hisao Okamoto, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Candace Luana Carter Chun

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Feb. 27, 2011
Candace Luana Carter Chun, 62, of Phoenix, a homemaker, died. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Paul; sons Bruce and Jason Colburn, Taylor Carter and Paulie Chun; daughters Chelsea Rae Fleming and Maili Pologa; mother Alberta Botelho; sisters Lucille Gabrielle, Sandra de La Cruz and Dawn Eggstaff; and nine grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kualoa Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Elsie Fuse

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April 23, 2011
Elsie Fuse, 75, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired teacher, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by brother Masaichi Yoshioka and sisters Clara Ishii and Karen Fujimori. Private services. In lieu of flowers and monetary offerings, donations suggested to Kapaa Jodo Mission or American Cancer Society.

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Rose Sebala Gomez

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March 31, 2011
Rose Sebala Gomez, 83, of Henderson, Nev., died in Henderson. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sons Dennis and Peter; daughters Shirley Guirao, Rowena Patrocinio, Maxine Duque and Cathy Sebala; brother Esmile Espaniola; sister Philomena Blaylock; 19 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:45 a.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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DAVID AINAHAU KANE III

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DAVID AINAHAU KANE III
February 20, 1952-May 3, 2008

We love and miss you, Brah.
Forever in our hearts.
The Kane Family.

Gino A. Iose

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April 16, 2011
Gino A. Iose, 49, of Honolulu, a security guard, died at home. He was born in California. He is survived by sons Gentry So’oalo, and Geoffrey and GinoIose Jr.; sister Grace Iose-Togafau; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Susumu Isosaki

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April 26, 2011
Susumu “Iso” Isosaki, 86, of Waipahu, a retired cabinetmaker and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Lisa M. Umeda, a brother, three sisters, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services:10 a.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery.

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Frank Bargas Jr.

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April 15, 2011
Frank Bargas Jr., 69, of Waianae, a retiree of Navy Public Works Center and Paradise Cove Luau, died at home. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Caroline L. Kahawai-Bargas and son Ka‘ipomakana Kaaihue, six additional sons, seven daughters, sister Beatrice, 46 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at Maluhia Lutheran Church, 85-256 Farrington Highway, Waianae. Aloha attire. Lei only.

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Ricardo Caballes Herodies Jr.

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April 9, 2011
Ricardo Caballes Herodies Jr., 52, of Ewa Beach, a city truck driver, died in Hawaii Medical Center West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Laurie M.; daughters Cloriss M. Sencio, Janelle M. Armington and Cilicia M. Ana Maria; brothers Bernard and Robert; sister Elizabeth Banaay; and six grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Nanakuli Beach Park.

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Grace Miyuki Kato

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April 21, 2011
Grace Miyuki Kato, 90, of Moanalua, a retired Waikiki Day Care Center manager, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert T.; daughters Charlene H. Nakagawa and Susan Y. Muramoto; brother Richard Y. Arimoto; sisters Ethel S. Miura, Nellie N. Ohira, Bettie Y. Goto and Doris Iha; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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CHONG SON KIM

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary

CHONGSON KIM

Age 69, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away April 28, 2011 in Pearl City. Born December 4, 1941 in Korea. Chongson was a member of Aiea Korean United Methodist Church.

He is survived by wife, Young Boo Kim; sons, Daesik Kim, Daehyun (Eunsuk) Kim; daughter, Junhyun Kim Johnson; brothers, Wonsun Kim, Jonghub Kim; sister, Pokye Hockenberry; 4 grandchildren.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Thursday (May 5) at Aiea Korean United Methodist Church; (99-101 Laulima St., Aiea) Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Hiroshi Kohashi

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April 25, 2011
Hiroshi “Coffee” Kohashi, 95, of Hilo, a retired Theo H. Davies & Co. carpenter, Army veteran who served in World War II and member of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Stanley, daughter Susan O’Rourke, brother Sakaru, sister Hanako Murasaki, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Shichiro Moriguchi

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April 16, 2011
Shichiro “Mori” Moriguchi, 93, of Waipahu, a retired chemist, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son David, a step-grandchild and two step-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Mari Joy Kawehilani Nishihira

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April 20, 2011
Mari Joy Kawehilani Nishihira, infant daughter of Stanton and Sherilyn of Honolulu, died. She is also survived by brothers Micah and Isaiah; sister Miya; grandparents Fred and Janet Nishihira, and Michael and Jeanie Yano; and great-grandparents Yoshiko Takara and Michael Komatsu. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Baptist Church.

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Walter Toshihiko Oda

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April 29, 2011
Walter Toshihiko Oda, 82, of Honolulu, owner of IRC Inc. and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice, Puiwa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sandra S., son Walter I., daughters Helen M. Kagawa and Teresa L. Masuda, brother Francis T. and four grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Robert Sadao Ogomori

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April 27, 2011
Robert Sadao Ogomori, 85, of Honolulu, a city building inspector and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by wife Ann T., son Kent A., brother Wilfred T. and two grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Allie Emma Morrison Peck

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April 16, 2011
Allie Emma Morrison “Alice” Peck, 89, of Kailua-Kona died in Life Care Center of Kona. She was born in Lakeview, Ore. She is survived by daughters Renee Shertzer, Julie Struck and Gail Braden; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services:6 p.m. today at Gail’s residence, 74-845 Pamahoa Place, Kailua-Kona.

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Joseph Conrado Pojas

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April 23, 2011
Joseph Conrado “Gunga” Pojas, 80, of Waipahu, a retired state Department of Transportation highway inspector, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Spreckelsville, Maui. He is survived by sons Conrad, Radford and Kimball; daughters Tanya Alania and Sandy Dixon; brothers Alfred Laureta and Rosendo “David,” Isidro and Roy Pojas; sisters Florence Ugale and Floradelisa “Flora” Garcia; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 11:30 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony’s, Maui. Mass: 1 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.hawaii-funeralservices.com.

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Janet Winona Pu‘u Pszyk

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April 25, 2011
Janet Winona Pu‘u Pszyk, 76, of Makawao, Maui, died in Wailuku. She was born in Makawao. She is survived by sons Frank Jr., Peter and David; daughter Janet Jennings; brother David “Wally” Pu‘u Jr.; sisters Phillis Shay, Joyce Nobriga and Betty Coelho; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Sheila Ann Rausch

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April 24, 2011
Sheila Ann Rausch, 57, of Lanikai, a Web-based travel industry entrepreneur, died at home. She was born in Ipswich, Mass. She is survived by husband Dr. John L., son Max, daughters Lea and Rene, mother Virginia Marc-Aurele and brother Paul Marc-Aurele. Services:10 a.m. May 14 at the Kaiolena Street access to Lanikai Beach. Celebration of life to follow at Lanikai Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Kay K. Sakamoto

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April 16, 2011
Kay K. Sakamoto, 90, of Kahului died in Wailuku. She was born in Yamaguchi, Japan. She is survived by son Paul, daughter Iris Hakoda, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Lynn Santos

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Jan. 21, 2011
Lynn Santos, 69, of Yakima, Wash., formerly of Kaaawa, died. She was born in Hasbrook Heights, N.J. She is survived by husband Eugene; son Eugene Jr.; daughters Linda Meadors, Marlene Eng and Jacqueline Smith; sisters Marion Sweeney and Marjorie Martin; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Osamu Shimana

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April 21, 2011
Osamu “Shibo” Shimana, 92, of Hilo, formerly of Honolulu, a Hawaiian Electric Co. retiree and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Shizue; daughters Ann Sato and June Shimana; brothers Satoru, Susumu and Takeshi; sisters Setsuko Takemoto, Junko Shimana, Yooko Reiche and Sumi Tachibana; and two grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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DORIS MITSUYO SHIMIZU

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DORIS MITSUYO SHIMIZU

Age 97, of Honolulu, passed away on April 28, 2011. Born in Aiea, she was a retired secretary for attorney Yoshiro Nakamura and was a member of the Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin Buddhist Women’s Association. Preceded in death by husband Paul and daughter, Joyce Masaki, she is survived by her daughter, Pauline (Ralston) Nagata; son-in-law, Dennis Masaki; grandchildren, Celeste (Steven) Endo and Todd Nagata; and great-grandchildren, Chelley and Jackson Endo. Visitation from 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2011, at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin, 1727 Pali Highway; funeral service 6:00 p.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.

John Eharis Sr.

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April 9, 2011
John Eharis Sr., 87, of Lanai City, a retired Maui Electric Co. electrician and an Army veteran, died in Pearl City. He was born in Hana, Maui. He is survived by wife Remidios “Midy”; sons John Jr. and Robert “Bob”; daughters Dorothy “Dot Yoza” and Deborah Lee Eharis, and Doreen Pascua; sister Christina Villiarimo; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Hearts of Jesus &Mary, Lanai City. Services:10 a.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Lanai Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Daniel Rivera Sr.

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April 15, 2011
Daniel Rivera Sr., 82, of Eleele, Kauai, a retired McBryde Sugar Plantation harvesting crane operator, died at home. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Ruby Jane; sons Zeebedee, Daniel Jr. and Mario; daughter Jan Jacinto; sister Lucille “Lucy” Santiago; 15 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. May 14 at St. Raphael’s Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

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GILBERT K. TAMANAHA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Mauka Chapel

GILBERT K. TAMANAHA

Age 79, of Aiea, HI, passed away April 8, 2011 in Aiea. Born October 5, 1931 in Honolulu, HI. He was a retired glass glazier at the Honolulu Glass Company; served as an elder in the Waimalu Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

He is survived by wife, Amy Aiko Tamanaha; son, Glenn (Paulette) Tamanaha; daughters, Joanne (Selwyn) Saldavia, Jeri Richards; brother, Roy Kozen Tamanaha; step-brother, David Tamanaha; sister, Helen (Taro) Goya; step-sisters, Grace (Robert) Parker, Jane (Won) Lee; step-mother, Yoshi Tamanaha; numerous nephews and nieces.

Visitation 5:30 p.m., Saturday (May 7) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m.


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