Archive for May 15th, 2011

Robert A. Bakiano

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April 19, 2011
Robert A. Bakiano, 83, of Lihue, a retired merchant seaman and an Army veteran, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Hanamaulu, Hawaii. He is survived by brother Gregorio and sisters Maxima Alfiche and Eluteria Saulibio. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 46-129 Haiku Road, Kaneohe. Mass: 9 a.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Leilani T. Cabanig

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April 16, 2011
Leilani T. “Lani” Cabanig, 58, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines. She is survived by sons Frank and Jeff; daughter Lucy Narciso; brothers Benjamin Jr. and Manuel Tabada, and Earl Malano; sisters Linda Linzer, Susan Howard and Brenza Hoopii; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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GARY LEONARD CORREA

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GARY LEONARD CORREA

Age 68, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Honolulu, Hawaii, died April 28, 2011 at Hendricks Hospital in Las Vegas. Born in Honolulu, he was a retired weight and balance operations supervisor for Delta Airlines.

Survived by wife, Charlene; son, James Kaheaku; daughters, Lisa Coelho, Kristi Ahuna; 7 grandchildren; brothers, John and Clifford.

Visitation 11a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday (5/21) at Borthwick Mortuary; Eulogy and Catholic prayer service 1 p.m. Burial 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery with reception to follow at Pah Ke’s Chinese Restaurant. Casual attire.

Emeterio Mahor Dagdagan

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April 29, 2011
Emeterio Mahor Dagdagan, also known as “Terry” and “Terio,” 97, of Honolulu, a retired Pacific Construction mason, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Rey W., daughter Florentina D. Cuevas, eight grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist, 2324 Omilo Lane. Mass: 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Glenwood A. Ferreira

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May 3, 2011
Glenwood A. Ferreira, 79, of Honolulu, a Del Monte Cannery retiree, died in Hono�lulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Louie and Hiram, daughters Audrey Dowsett and Glenda Bates, brother George Jr., sister Lorraine, companion Cecilia Torres and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published yesterday.

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Gertrude Gold

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May 12, 2011
Gertrude Gold, 78, of Hilo, a retired law clerk at civil court in Philadelphia, died at home. She was born in Philadelphia. She is survived by husband Eugene “Gene,” daughters Susan Var and Sharon Boswell, five grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 1 p.m. Thursday at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima Section. Casual attire.

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Isaac Kekaulike Kamoku III

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May 10, 2011
Isaac Kekaulike Kamoku III, also known as “Ike” and “Ikey,” 41, of Hilo and Kailua-Kona, an Isemoto Contracting Co. Ltd. laborer, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Marisa White; sons Isaac “Buku” IV and Shon; daughter Maiyah; hanai son Austin Aukai; hanai daughter Alexis Aukai; mothers Esther Kamoku and Mary “Tita” Clarke; brothers Harold “Brother,” Isaac “Buddy” Jr., Edward “Ed” and Bill “Budu”; and sisters Esther “Honey Girl” Downes, Laura “Lala” Kamoku, Patricia “Pattie” Ioane, Cora Lee “Cory” Kalima, Shoshana Kanzaki and Mandi Clarke. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Duncan M. Thompson Jr.

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May 5, 2011
Duncan M. Thompson Jr., 86, of Reno, Nev., formerly of Hono�lulu, a retired United Airlines aircraft maintenance foreman and a veteran of the Navy Reserve, Army, Army Air Corps and Air Force, died in Reno. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Thomas D., daughters Liberta M. Fifield and Terri R. Thompson, brothers Daniel M. and Frank C., sister Caroline P. Akana-Baker, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Eulogy: 9 a.m. Burial: 10 a.m. atHawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Charlotte Reid Kippen

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April 26, 2011
Charlotte Reid “Shell” Kippen, 84, of Kailua-Kona, a retired Hawaiian Tel telephone representative and Trans Ocean Airlines reservationist, died in Life Care Center of Kona. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Charles and Mark; daughters Lyn Ragragola and Analani and Keri Kippen; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 98-939 Moanalua Road, Aiea. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Call Analani Kippen at 937-4476.

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TAKEO KUTAKA

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TAKEO KUTAKA

Age 87, of Kaneohe, passed away on April 26, 2011, in Castle Medical Center. Born in Waimea, Kauai, he was a retired painter for W. E. Painting Inc. He is survived by his wife, Jane; sons, Alvin (Gayle) and Jason Kutaka; daughters, Joanne (Sal) Dileonardo, Paula (Bobby) Nishi and Wanda (Roy Takumi) Kutaka; sisters, Alice Miyashiro, Karen (Vidal) Alfonso, Sally Awaya and Sally Ann Kutaka; 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation from 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; memorial service 6:00 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.

YOLANDA CATHERINE MCANGUS

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Mililani Downtown Mortuary
(20 S. Kukui St.)

YOLANDA CATHERINE MCANGUS

As a mortal saintly witness unto Jesus for 99 years and 77 days, Leaving her bedroom and home on Saturday, at 1 A.M., on May 7th, She was lifted in the Spirit as an immortal saintly witness, Into the glorious presence of Christ Jesus her Lord and Master. Born February 20 1912 in Lahaina, Maui. Yolanda worked for the Corps of Engineers at Fort Armstrong.

She is survived by sons, Alex (Sharon) McAngus III, Milton (Ruth) McAngus; daughter, Christine (Robert) Currah of New S. Wales, Australia; brother, Francis A. Lee; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 10:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday May 21 2011 at St. John Vianney Church, Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The St. Francis Hospice Foundation.

TOSHIKO OTA

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Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary
Makai Chapel

TOSHIKO OTA

Age 78, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away April 13, 2011 in Mililani. Born August 23, 1932 in Korea. Retired cook at the Mililani Golf Course Restaurant. A member of the Agape Japanese Baptist Church.

She is survived by daughters, Akemi (Chikashi) Morita, Hitomi (Melvin) Ishikawa; sisters, Shigeko Yoshino of Japan, Katsuko Otake of Japan, Yoriko Tanda of Japan; 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; many nieces & nephews.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Thursday (May 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. Casual Attire.

Charles Pelekane

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May 10, 2011
Charles Pelekane, 81, of Kapaakea, Molokai, died at home. He was born in Kona. He is survived by wife Louise; sons Charles Jr. and Joseph; daughters Leola Dowling, Lana Pelekane, Charlene Kekino, Doreen Waikiki and Oriana White; brother Francis; 21 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Kalanianaole Hall, Kalamaula, Molokai. Services: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow.

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Catherine Rebuldela

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April 29, 2011
Catherine Rebuldela, 66, of Hilo, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Juan; daughters Tanya Carlos, Shelly Rebuldela and Tiffany Huggett; brothers Raymond and Dennis Milar; sisters Yolanda Jamora, Virginia Tolentino and Carmen Manes; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Urn committal services to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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Sharleen Haunani Shizue Kaichi Revilla

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April 27, 2011
Sharleen Haunani Shizue Kaichi Revilla, 65, of Honolulu, a Marshall’s Shell Service Station administrative manager, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Roy Kido; sons Ryan and Rustin; daughter Raydeen N. Dalman; brothers Rodney, Marshall and Clayton Kaichi; sisters Raynette Fujii and Naida M. Hattori; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m.

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Juanita Blanco Rieta

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May 12, 2011
Juanita Blanco Rieta, 80, of Wailuku, a retired food pantry employee at the Maui Surf Hotel and Westin Maui Resort and Spa, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Alfred, Dennis and Jeffrey; brothers Francisco, Robert and James Riponti; sister Elizabeth Hirata; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at King’s Cathedral, Kahului. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Mary Jane Lopez Soriano

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April 21, 2011
Mary Jane Lopez Soriano, 61, of Wahiawa, a Leeward Community College retiree, died in Colorado. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by husband Melvin, sons Paul and Mark, daughter Peggy Harbottle, parents Kenneth and Annie Lopez, and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Private scattering of ashes.

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Mabel Y.S. Steele

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May 1, 2011
Mabel Y.S. Steele, 98, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Wayne V., daughter Barbara L. Chong, brother Dr. Francis Won, sister Helen Tong and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Laurie Anne Villanueva

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May 1, 2011
Laurie Anne Villanueva, 50, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Williamsport, Ind. She is survived by husband Ernest; sons Clyde Mandac Jr., Laurence Mandac and Jeramy Villanueva; daughters Erin and Treece; mother Amy Reynolds; brother Russell Reynolds; sister Tammy Kalani; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Private scattering of ashes. Aloha attire.

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Howard Francis Yap

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May 1, 2011
Howard Francis Yap, 76, of Pukalani, Maui, an AMFAC Construction Building Materials retiree, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Ellen M., son Radford A.; daughters Tanya A. Comeaux and Terry L. Yap, sisters Lorraine Roberts and Germaine Eagan, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku, Maui. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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HELEN MOEHAULANI DULCIE KAPAHUA YOUNG

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HELEN MOEHAULANI DULCIE KAPAHUA YOUNG
Age 79
Died on May 07, 2011 at home

Helen was born in Hilo on September 5, 1931. After graduating from Hilo High School in 1949, she moved to Oahu to pursue a career. While working in Honolulu she met and married Henry S.M. Young. She enjoyed her career as a cafeteria cook for the DOE and retired from Kalihi-Uka Elementary School. Helen loved cooking meals for family and friends and she was also very skilled at gardening and crocheting. In her retirement years she took great pleasure in caring for her beloved and ever expanding menagerie of dogs and cats. She was a generous mother and grandmother – she will be genuinely missed by her ‘ohana and her “family of friends.” Hali’a aloha.

Survived by: Son – Patrick A. Young (Kathie Reis); Daughter – Patricia A. Young-Spivak of Santa Monica, California; Granddaughter – Mehana (Joshua) Moniz; Grandsons – Matthew (Karen) and Zeke Alamida, Stanton and Marcus Reis-Vierra; Great Grandchildren – Nalu Moniz, Ashley, Cody, Kaitlin and Kyla Alamida; Brothers- Alvin (Noreen) Kapahua of Honolulu and Reynold Kapahua of Hilo, Hawai`i; Sister – Audrey (“Lum”) Antonio of Hilo, Hawai’i.

Graveside services (no wreaths) on Friday, May 20, 2011 at 11:30 am at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.


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