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TOKUSHI TANAKA “TOKU”

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TOKUSHI TANAKA “TOKU”

89, of Honolulu, passed away on May 15th, 2011. Born January 1st, 1922 in Waialua, Hawaii, he served with the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion. He coached the University of Hawaii baseball team from 1950-51 & 1955-60 and retired as a poultry specialist with the University of Hawaii, College of
Tropical Agriculture.

He is survived by sister-in-law, Mrs. Mieko Tanaka; nephews, Eddie Watanabe, Allen Tanaka, Raymond Tanaka, Ronald Tanaka, Myron Tanaka and Gerald Tanaka; nieces, Karen Tanaka and Ada Azuma.

Visitation at 10 a.m. with a memorial service to follow at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 12th, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Private inurnment. No flowers, please.

GAIL M. ANDERSON

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GAIL M. ANDERSON

GAIL M. ANDERSON, age 51, beloved daughter of Anne (nee Phillips) and Thomas Anderson; sister of Susan Cohen, Barbara Qua (Brad), Mark (Paula) and Malia Wells (Steve); aunt of many. Passed away June 2, 2011 at Lake Point Health Center in Lorain, OH. Gail lived with her family in Honolulu for several years before moving to the Mainland. Mass of Christian Burial Friday, June 10, St. Joseph Church (200 St. Joseph Dr., Amherst, OH 44001) at 3 P.M. where friends may call one hour prior to Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Our Lady of the Wayside, 38135 Colorado Ave., Avon, OH 44011 would be appreciated. Arrangements by Chambers Funeral Home, Cleveland, OH (216) 251-6566. www.chambersfuneral.com.

Ronald Real Arcangel

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May 23, 2011
Ronald Real Arcangel, 31, of Pearl City died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Daisirie; sons Raiden, Ronson and Rylan; parents Virgilio and Grace; and brothers Jessie, Virgilio Jr., Gilbert and Gerald Arcangel, and Chester J. Macadangdang. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Good Counsel, Pearl City. Mass: 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

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James Edmund Bolan

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May 22, 2011
James Edmund “Papa” Bolan, 77, of Mililani died in Mililani. He was born in Providence, R.I. He is survived by wife Judith F., sons Gaven and Jamie, daughters Erin Bolan-Galiza and Allison Bolan, 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Catholic Church, 95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani. Mass: 11 a.m.

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CAROL JEAN BRUHN

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CAROL JEAN BRUHN

Age 85, of Kaneohe, passed away May 17, 2011 at her home. Born October 12, 1925 in Honolulu. Carol was preceded in death by her husband Edward E. Bruhn Sr.

She is survived by sons, Edward E. (Davelyn) Bruhn Jr., Albert (Roxanne) Bruhn; daughters, Kathleen G. (Marvin) Chun, Phyllis U. (Louis, Jr.) Pakele, Tricia M. (Chris B. R.) Duque, Jerrie (Tom) Abasial; 12 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday June 10, 2011 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday June 11, 2011 at the Mortuary, Service 11 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

Doreen Duran Carino

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May 14, 2011
Doreen Duran “Nani” Carino, 52, of Mililani, a J Carino Contracting general manager and CEO and head chef of Nani’s Kitchen in Mililani, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Julio Jr., sons Javis D. and Jarin D., daughter Darla J., parents Vincente and Julie Duran, two brothers and three sisters. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual or aloha attire. No flowers.

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HUBERT ALFONSO CASTILLO

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HUBERT ALFONSO CASTILLO

Age 90, of Honolulu, passed away May 13, 2011 at his residence. Born April 27, 1921 in Kapaa, Kauai.

He is survived by wife, Pearl Y. Castillo; sons, Steven (Cathaline) Castillo, Clyde Castillo, Eric (Maxine) Castillo of Houston, Texas; daughter, Charlene Roberts of Kentucky; sisters, Marie Eggelson of Arizona, Elizabeth Baker; 10 grandchildren; 16great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday June 8, 2011 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 11 a.m. Committal service 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha Attire. No flowers, please.

AMY GALIZA DAGUIO

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AMY GALIZA DAGUIO

Age 59, of Aiea, HI, passed away May 10, 2011 in Aiea, HI. Born October 16, 1951 in Bacarra, Philippines.

She is survived by husband, Rolando O. Daguio; sons, Silvestre (Edith) Daguio, Orlan (Maylee) Daguio; daughters, Josielyn (Robert) Ildefonzo, Joyce Daguio; mother, Andrea Q. Galiza; brothers, Orlan (Rosie) Galiza, Artemio (Esmin) Galiza, Peter (Nena) Galiza, Cesareo (Marlyn) Galiza; sister, Tessie Murao; 11 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (June 8) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Thursday (June 9) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel
Prayer Service 9:30 a.m.
Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Frances Martina DeMello

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May 27, 2011
Frances Martina DeMello, 90, of Waimanalo, a retired Dole Pineapple Cannery pineapple packer, died at home. She was born on Maui. She is survived by sons Robert “Buddy” and Theodore “Ted” Salsedo, daughters Claire Soares and Juanita N. Lee, stepdaughter June Telles, seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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BENJAMIN ESPIRITU

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BENJAMIN ESPIRITU
1943-2011
Resident of Los Gatos

Benjamin Espiritu passed away on May 25, 2011 at the age of 68. He was born in Puhi, Kauai, Hawaii, attended Kauai High School and graduated as a Chemist from San Jose College in California. He retired and formerly worked for the City of Gilroy, IBM and Spectra-Physics in California.

He is survived by his loving wife Mabel, daughter Jessalyn Espiritu of Santa Clara, CA; step-children- Richard Daos, Sr. (Mary), Deneen M. Watase (Glen) and Malibu Daos (Imee), seven grandchildren of Oahu, Hawaii; brothers Tony (Kiyoko) and Ernesto Espiritu of California; also numerous nieces and nephews.

He will be remembered for his ALOHA (love) and sense of humor. He was an avid player of the ukulele and compassion for Jazz music. Ben loved all and touched many lives. He will be truly missed.

Celebration of his life will be held on June 11, 2011 at Darling-Fisher Family Mortuaries, 615 N. Santa Cruz Ave., Los Gatos, CA, (Across the DMV in Los, Gatos) at 10:00 a.m. viewing, and services at 11:00 a.m.

Charles Harold Ferreira

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May 1, 2011
Charles Harold Ferreira, 52, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Sharon Ferreira-Martinez, Pamela Umiamaka, Deann Ferreira and Teri Ferreira-Ige; and companion Judy Ault. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel-Waikane. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Saturday.

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Henry Pestana Ferreira

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May 27, 2011
Henry Pestana Ferreira, 91, of Lihue, a retired Grey Line Tours bus driver and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by wife Violet; daughters Mary Pat Moniz, Yvonne Ferreira-Martin and Rose Harris; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery.

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Kenneth Paul Gallarde

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May 21, 2011
Kenneth Paul “Peewee” Gallarde, 66, of Ewa Beach died in Waianae. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by sons Christopher Gallarde and Ryan Cox; daughter Kimberly Barraco; sisters Francine Forquer, Faith Craycroft and Marylynn Gallarde; and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Calvary Chapel, 94-1044 Waipio Uka St., Waipahu. Services: 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information in an obituary published Saturday.

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Mila Balona Gregorio

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May 9, 2011
Mila Balona Gregorio, 47, of Wahiawa, an employee at Blackstone Consulting Co. on Schofield Barracks, died in Honolulu. She was born in Talon Roxas City, Philippines. She is survived by sons Oscar and John P.; daughters Nena J. Gregorio and Romela J. De Juan; mother Consuelo; brother Uldarico; sisters Nena Aquino, Judith Urate, Lilia Lagueras and Lustria Gregorio; and fiance Romy De Juan Jr. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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VICKI SACHIE HASHIMOTO

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VICKI SACHIE HASHIMOTO

Age 64, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away April 22, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born November 19, 1946 in Waipahu, Hawaii.

She is survived by mother, Kii Hashimoto; brother, Carl (Betty) Hashimoto; sister, Shirley (Albert) Okazaki; niece and nephews.

Private Services were held.

DORIS MASAKO HIRAYAMA

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DORIS MASAKO
HIRAYAMA

Age 81, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away May 13, 2011 in Honolulu. Born July 1, 1929 in Kauai, Hawaii. Retired school administrator with the Department of Education, Hawaii. An active member of the Pearl City Community Church.

She is survived by husband, James Hirayama; daughters, Joan
(Barry) Shin, Fae Hirayama; sisters, Hana Ishida, May Fujii; 4 grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Saturday (June 11) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 10:30 a.m.

Charles Frederick Reinhardt Jr.

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May 28, 2011
Charles Frederick Reinhardt Jr., 65, of Paukukalo, Maui, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by the mother of his children, Dee; son John; daughters Dolores Reinhardt-Aiu, Kekai R. Batungbacal and Lokeana R. Melchor; brother Sabio; sisters Francine Sherman, Beverly Reinhardt, Dale Yuen, Hazel McMillan and Sheila Lester; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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WILLIAM SONNY KAINOA

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WILLIAM SONNY KAINOA, 88

William S. Kainoa died May 5, 2011, at Wells House Hospice in Anaheim, California. Mr. Kainoa was born July 12, 1922, in Kohala, Hawaii. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He was an active member of the Orange County American Legion. He is survived by a host of relatives, nieces and nephews in Honolulu, Kona, and Hilo, Hawaii. At his request, no services were held.

GLADYS KAM LEE-ANDERSON

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GLADYS KAM LEE-ANDERSON

Gladys Kam Lee-Anderson, age 88, passed away on May 18, 2011 at St. Francis Hospice – Nuuanu. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on November 8, 1922. She graduated from McKinley High School in 1941. She retired in 1983 from Fort Shafter as a Military Personnel Clerk. She is survived by her sister, Jenny Kam Young, son, James (Belle) Anderson, daughter, Kelly (Paige) Sheldon, grandchildren Kapiolani and Uakea Street, Pilialoha Anderson, La’akea Sheldon, Nicholas and Kylie Medeiros, nieces, nephews, grandnephews, grandnieces, great-grandnephews and great-grandnieces. Visitation 9:30 a.m., services 10:30 a.m. at Diamond Head Mortuary on Thursday, June 9, 2011. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Aloha attire.

Sione Thompson Lefao

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May 8, 2011
Sione Thompson Lefao, 21, of Honolulu, an Army and Army Reserve veteran assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry, and a cadet with the University of Hawaii ROTC, died in Honolulu. He was born in Nuuuli, American Samoa. He is survived by parents Lomiga and Tala, brothers Billy W. and Sefo V., sisters Doreen and Wanda, and grandparent Suifou. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9 am. Burial pending.

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FETAPAI LETUA

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FETAPAI “ANTHONY” LETUA

Age 79, of Waipahu, HI, passed away May 12, 2011 in Ewa Beach, HI. Born January 5, 1932 in Afao, American Samoa. He was a retired carpenter and drafter; an active member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Waipahu and member of the Knights of Columbus, Cursillo and Holy Name Society.

He is survived by wife, Safuiane Letua; sons, Fetapai (Afatia) Leota, Vili (Vaiula) Fetapai, Rokeuaina Letua, Brown Letua, Petelo Kemi, Lafaele (Valerie) Kemi; daughters, Alisa (Tiugalo) Iosefa, Toalua Letua, Silaue (John) Taeleifi, Pele (Tanielu) Tyrell, Tasi (Paul) Novak, Vaipuna (Alejandro) Calderon, Tali “Lina” Letua, Siufono “Aka” (Moses) Fale, Saili “Nika” Kemi; 38 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; many nephews and nieces.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Thursday (June 9) at St. Joseph Church (94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu) Mass 12:00 p.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Raymond Kealohaokalani Lui

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June 1, 2011
Raymond Kealohaokalani Lui, also known as Raymond K. Pae, 91, of Kailua, a former employee at Hawaiian Dredging and the Honolulu Board of Water Supply, died in Hospice Hawaii Kailua Home. He was born in Ho-nolulu. He is survived by sons Joseph-Raymond K., Henry C., Isaac S., Adam P. and Allan; daughter Violet A. Lui-Frank; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great- great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Arcadio Lumulho del Mar

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June 2, 2011
Arcadio Lumulho del Mar, 68, of Volcano, Hawaii, a Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel cook, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Sagbayan, Bohol, Philippines. He is survived by wife Sandra; sons Anthony, James and Dominic; daughter Deanna; stepsons Chester and Joel Cross; stepdaughters Jennifer Cross and Laurie Micua; mother Concepcion Higa; brothers Michael, Graciano “Rocky,” Douglas “Joey,” Jesus “Jesse” and Jesse “Jesse Boy”; sisters Marcel Smith, Pearla Olaso and Jewel Moore; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at New Hope Christian Fellowship-Volcano. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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RICHARD W. MARSHALL

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MEMORIAL

RICHARD W. MARSHALL

We are taking “DICK” for his last train ride on Saturday, June 11, 2011. His friends and co-workers are invited along.
If you would like to go, please call TOM McCARTHY at HRS office: 681-5461 by June 8. We need a head count.
Also, we need to be at the train yard by 9:30 AM
HAWAIIAN RAILWAY
91-1001 Renton Road, EWA

Darryl Tetsuo Matsuda

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May 8, 2011
Darryl Tetsuo Matsuda, 50, of Honolulu, a city senior groundskeeper for the Honolulu Board of Water Supply, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Joyce S., daughters Daryce T. and Dari Ann T., father Robert M. and brother Steven Y. Visitation: 5 p.m Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.

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DAVID R. MIHO

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DAVID R. MIHO

David R. Miho, passed away on May 19, 2011 in Koror, Palau, he was 67. He was born in Honolulu on November 17, 1944 to Katsuro and Jayne Miho. David grew up in Honolulu and attended Punahou School and University of Oregon, where he met and married Dianne Morris. He worked in sales for Continental Airlines and Air Micronesia while living in California, Colorado, Hawaii, Arizona, Saipan and Guam. He later worked for Mid-Pacific Airlines and Aloha Airlines before retiring in Palau in 2001. David was an avid fisherman, camper and came to be a lover of philosophy and cooking. He contributed a weekly column to the local newspaper in Koror.

He is survived by his mother Jayne Miho, brother Jon T. Miho, ex-wife Dianne, sons Michael D. and Jon D. and grandchildren Ross Miho and Heather Miho-Roundtree. Private Services.

JANICE MASAKO MOTOOKA

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JANICE MASAKO MOTOOKA

Janice Masako Motooka, 57, a retired school teacher of Maui, passed away on May 18, 2011, in Seattle. Janice was born on August 3, 1953, in Hana, Maui.
She is survived by her parents, Masao and Violet Motooka of Maui; sisters, Margaret (Jan) Young, Trudy Lee, AJ (Michael) Quinn; brother, Robert (Rosemary) Motooka.
Services will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2011, at St. Anthony’s Church on Maui. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. with a mass at 11:00 a.m. Aloha attire.

Samson Ikaikamauloa Kaukahokuikalani Padilla

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May 18, 2011
Samson Ikaikamauloa Kaukahokuikalani Padilla, infant son of Kaleo Padilla and Misti Manasas of Kailua-Kona, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Kailua-Kona. He is also survived by brothers Makana and Ola Manasas, Noah Alesna and Seth Spencer; sisters Mahie Manasas, Lacy LaFlamme-Padilla and Ainjel Mullaley; hanai sister Anela Loando; grandparents Kaulu and Albert Amaral, Bobo and Noe Padilla, and John Medeiros III; and great-grandparents James and Nyna Akiona, Florence Perreira, Adeline Lewi and Francisca Matthey. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Friday at Makaeo Pavilion at the Kona Old Airport. Services: 7 p.m. Paina to follow. For information, call 808-854-4469.

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GARY ALVIN KANEHOALANI KAWELO SR.

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GARY ALVIN KANEHOALANI KAWELO SR.
June 13th, 1946 – May 16th, 2011
“To a loving Husband, Dad and Papa, your memory will live forever in our hearts and never be forgotten”.

Gary Alvin Kanehoalani Kawelo Sr. also known as “Da cuz’ and ‘uncle G’ of kaneohe HI. passed away on May 16 2011. He was a retired Lead Pipefitter with the Board of Water Supply and a Veteran of the United States Air Force. He is survived by wife, Vera D.L. Kawelo; Sons, Lonnie (Haunani), Shane (Camile) Reams, Gary Jr. (Tie) and Maka; Daughters, Kimberly, Loke (Zed) and Jordan; Brothers, Roy, Rodney, Richard and Glance; Grandchildren, Starr and John Evans Vertido, Trevor Reams, Peter and Krystin Picanco, Jasmine and Racquel Kawelo-Picanco, Tyla, Gary III, Taylor and Tiery Kawelo, Elijah Brown-Kawelo, Ezekiel-Xane, Zia, Ziana and Zylen Lee; Great grandchildren, Tristen, Preston, and Tearsten Picanco.
Visitation; 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Funeral sevices: 6:30 – 9:00 pm Tuesday, June 7th, 2011. Internment Service; 11:00 am Wednesday, June 8th, 2011. Hawaii State Veterans Cemetary; Aloha attire.

Alfonso Leonardo Largo Sr.

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June 2, 2011
Alfonso Leonardo Largo Sr., 88, of Acworth, Ga., a retired New York City Housing Authority police officer and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in New York City. He is survived by son Alfonso Jr., daughter Gail, sister Geneva Perry, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 2 p.m. Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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