Archive for June 13th, 2011

Lilymae Atcherley

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May 31, 2011
Lilymae Atcherley, 84, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born on Molokai. She is survived by daughter Linda Mae Keliinoi and a grandchild. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Sts. Peter & Paul Church. Aloha attire.

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ERNIE “LEFTY” BELLO

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ERNIE “LEFTY” BELLO

Age 80, of Honolulu, HI, passed away May 4, 2011 in Ewa Beach, HI. Born December 15, 1930 in Waipahu, HI. Retired from Tower Construction.

He is survived by wife, Lorraine Bello; son, Erik (Doreen) Bello; daughters, Erlaine (Michael) Bello-Trombetta, Reni Bello, Lori Silver, Erin Bello; brothers, Steven Bello, Mel Bello, Richard Bello; sister, Rosalinda Senaha; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; many nephews and nieces.

Visitation 10:30 a.m. Friday (June 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Memorial Service 11:30 a.m.

FELIX VILLEGAS CABATIT

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FELIX VILLEGAS CABATIT

Age 86, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away May 17, 2011 in Waipahu. Born November 20, 1924 in San Narciso, Zambales, Philippines. Retired from A.G. Landscaping Services.

He is survived by wife, Cresencia E. Cabatit; son, Willie (Baby) Young of Philippines; 4 grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation 8:45 a.m. Friday (June 17) at St. Joseph Catholic Church (94-675 Farrington Hw, Waipahu); Mass 10:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Isabel Cabalteja Capinia

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May 29, 2011
Isabel Cabalteja Capinia, 96, of Pearl City died in Kapolei. She was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Mauricio, daughters Evangeline Capinia-Ontalan and Remedios Capinia-Nicolas, three brothers, six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Aiea United Methodist Church, 99-101 Laulima St., Aiea. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Charles Mun Wo Chang

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May 28, 2011
Charles Mun Wo “Charlie” Chang, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Army master sergeant, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kahului. He is survived by wife Juvenna, son Kale, daughter Jenna-Kanoe Cummings, stepson Robert Tong, stepdaughters Veronica Piena and Cynthia Chong, 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Kawaiaha‘o Church. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. June 27 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Geraldine Chong

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Dec. 18, 2010
Geraldine Chong, 52, of Kapolei, a retiree, died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Hannah E. Rogers; son Donaven; daughter Ashley Frisbee; parents John and Edna; brothers Jonathan and Jarvis; sisters Manu, Johanna and Lenora; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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IO ESAU

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IO ESAU

Age 64, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away May 15, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born June 24, 1946 in Aunu’u, American Samoa. Io was a former employee of Waipahu Intermediate School. She was a member of Wings of Love-Assembly of God.

She is survived by sons, Tautalasoo (Marie) Alaiafune, Faamoemoega (Nora) Alaiafune, Jason Esau, Jonathan Misikeniseli, Saitaua Lefau; brother, Maota Esau; sisters, Lualua’i Esau, Faaofo Esau; 5 grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, & cousins.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Friday (June 17) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Mary Agnes Fong

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May 31, 2011
Mary Agnes Fong, 91, of Honolulu, a retired City Mill billing clerk, died in Hale Ho Aloha. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by son Chester K.M., brother Henry Wong and sister Sylvia Lau. Visitation: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m.

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Silvestre Gervacio

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May 23, 2011
Silvestre Gervacio, 98, of Kaneohe, a sugar plantation laborer, died in Kailua. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Irineo and Thomas, daughter Avelina Juan, 19 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann’s Church in Kaneohe. Services: 11:15 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Jacqueline Uilani Honokaupu

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June 6, 2011
Jacqueline Uilani Hono-kaupu, 63, of Haiku, Maui, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Albert, sons Abel and Dino, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary, Kahului. Services: 7:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers and wreaths, lei welcome. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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PRIMITIVA “PRIMING” AGTARAP IGNACIO

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PRIMITIVA “PRIMING” AGTARAP IGNACIO

Age 86, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away May 13, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born July 14, 1924 in Navotas, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines.

She is survived by daughter, Loreta (Levy) Cadiz of Irvine, CA; grandson, Manny (Kathy) Cadiz of Irvine, CA; great-granddaughter, Jacqueline Cadiz of Irvine, CA.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (June 18) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Grover Mung Yee Kam

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May 24, 2011
Grover Mung Yee Kam, 76, of Honolulu, a retired Army colonel and a retired entrepreneur businessman, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Winifred “Winnie,” sons Daniel and Allen, daughter Kelly Delepine, brother Gerald and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Star of the Sea Church, 4470 Aliikoa St. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Violet Choi Lin Young Leong

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May 30, 2011
Violet Choi Lin Young Leong, 85, of Waipahu, a retired Monterey Bay Canners cook, died in Pearl City. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert; daughters Moana G. and Susan; brothers Clement, William and Raymond Young; sister Helen Ing; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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MISAO “PAT” MASHINO

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MISAO “PAT” MASHINO

Age 81, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away May 13, 2011 in Aiea. Born November 3, 1929 in Wailuku, Maui.

She is survived by daughters, Annie “Wilma Joy” (Robert) Kuhlmann, Joyce (Randall) Corpuz; sons, Douglas (Helen) Mashino, Gary Lee Mashino, Sidney Mashino; hanai son, Michael Bilonta; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30-9:00 p.m. Thursday (June 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Aloha Attire.

Nina Lee Montero

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May 15, 2011
Nina Lee Montero, 82, of Kapolei, a retired state paramedic, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in California. She is survived by sons Darryl and Tony Eng, daughter Dina M. Ali-Bang, brother Roger Lee, sister Cynthia Lee, four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Rowland H. Nakai

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May 17, 2011
Rowland H. Nakai, 57, of Aiea, a Nakai Electrical Service vice president, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Sheldon H. and Reid S.; parents Raymond and Janet; brothers Carl, Robert and Kurt; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Graveside services: 12:45 p.m. June 25 at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

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Olegario Navarro

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April 3, 2011
Olegario “Gary” Navarro, 84, of Aiea, an employee at Standard Parking Co. and Top of Waikiki restaurant, and an Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Herminia; sons Leo, Rene and Nilo; daughters Ofelia Barrientos and Sylvia Navarro; brother Policarpo; 23 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Additional information for an obituary published April 13.

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Wilmoth Sharratt Neill

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May 23, 2011
Wilmoth Sharratt “Puna” Neill, 64, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired mason in commercial construction, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Roberta Kyle; son Vincent; daughters Leah and Charlene; hanai daughter Autumn Kyle; brothers Peter, John, Alexander Jr., Philip and Stephen Neill, and Robert Legzdin; sisters Helen Burns, Winifred Walker, Carol Fisher, Linda Aken, Edith Navarro, Alexis Tokuda and Johnette Neill; and five grandchildren. Celebration of life: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Neill home at Keaau Beach. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire.

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John Joseph O’Connor

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June 7, 2011
John Joseph O’ Connor, 82, of Honolulu, a retired publisher and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Maria Yaeko; sons John Jr., Robert and David; daughters Maria Arceneaux, Kathleen Burris and Rose O’Connor; 22 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. today at Blessed Sacrament Church.

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Margaret Lopes Oliveira

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May 31, 2011
Margaret Lopes “Peggy” Oliveira, 103, of Hakalau, Hawaii, formerly of Hono-lulu, a homemaker, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Peter, James, Paul and Frank; daughters Georgia O. Wong and Pegge Keawe; sisters Patricia Reeves and Elsie Texeira; 16 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Papaikou, Hawaii. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Petronila Pacada

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May 27, 2011
Petronila “Cora” Pacada, 74, of Waipahu, a retired Honowai Elementary School head custodian, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Hoolehua, Molokai. She is survived by husband Stan C.; daughters Regina M. Padello, Sandy A. Pacada-Pineda, Tanya R. Pacada and Wendy N. Aguillion; brother Donald Espiritu; sisters Gloria Ganir and Cristina Sugai; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Daniel Nakoana Perreira

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May 11, 2011
Daniel Nakoana Perreira, 57, of Waianae, a Kapolei Elementary School custodian, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Teri; sons Daniel Jr. and Larry; parents Alfred and Vivian; brothers Freddy, Charles and Prince; sister Bernie; and three grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Kapolei Elementary School cafeteria. Casual attire.

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James Kaehukulani Plunkett

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June 8, 2011
James Kaehukulani “Kimo” Plunkett, 75, of Wailuku, a retired Fong Construction Co. heavy equipment operator, died at home. He was born in Nahiku, Maui. He is survived by wife Verna H.; sons James J. and Jordan J.; daughter Delphine L. Kaiwi; brothers Howard “Bullo,” Edward and Leonard “Boy”; sister Lorraine P. Kenui; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church. Mass: 1 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Kekoa Lopaka Spalding-Poepoe

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May 28, 2011
Kekoa Lopaka “Koa” Spalding-Poepoe, 18, of Hilo, a Hilo High School class of 2011 graduate, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by mother Crystal and sisters Larena and Latoya Spalding-Poepoe, and Keala Hooser. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 6 p.m. Cremation to follow at the mortuary. Casual attire.

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Francisca Rafanan Trinidad

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June 1, 2011
Francisca Rafanan Trinidad, 75, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a retired Wilcox Memorial Hospital cashier, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Santos; sons Flor, Mario, Andy and Sam; daughter Delia Navarro; brother Jesus Rafanan; sister Cianing Ramilo; 16 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kalapaki Bay Memorial Park.

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Edwin Clifford Uchima

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June 6, 2011
Edwin Clifford “Eddie” Uchima, 69, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired glazier, retired sales associate at City Mill in Kaneohe and an Army Reserve veteran, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dorothea; sons Jared and Murle Lindsey; daughter Laurel Lindsey-Hernandez; mother Tsurue Ramos; brothers David, Phillip, Gary and Brian Ramos; sisters Karen Heimoana, Sherri Perreira, Velma Funtanilla and Debra Ramos; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waimea II Ward, 64-1168 Kapiolani St., Waimea. Services: 10 a.m.

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BARBARA JEAN “BARBS” LEILANI WILSON

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BARBARA JEAN “BARBS” LEILANI WILSON

Age 54, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away May 31, 2011 in Honolulu. Born January 27, 1957 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Manager of Consolidated Theaters and the Kam Super Swap Meet, also an educational assistant at the Holouma Elementary School, Ewa. A graduate of Waipahu High School, Class of 75.

She is survived by husband, Michael Wilson; son, Michael “Mikey” Wilson; daughter, Melanie Wilson; brothers, Robert (Leona) Ng, Randy Ng; sister, Joanne (Doug) Torres; many nephews and nieces.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (June 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Laine Kimi Yoshino

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June 6, 2011
Laine Kimi Yoshino, 39, of Aiea, a Food Solution administrative assistant, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Kelsey Asuncion, mother Lillian and companion Darryl Vescaino. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Akiyo Yoshioka

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May 21, 2011
Akiyo “Aki” Yoshioka, 80, of Honolulu, a retired tour coordinator at Jet Tour, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kumamoto-Ken, Japan. She is survived by daughters Satsuki Matsuhashi, and Susan M. and Barbara J. Thompson; sister Fukiko Habu; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. Saturday at Waikiki Beach fronting Hyatt Regency Hotel. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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