Archive for June 21st, 2011

Myron C. Abad

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March 15, 2011
Myron C. Abad, 51, of Las Vegas died in Las Vegas. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Christopher, daughter Tiffany A. Smith, brother Robert and sisters Joan Kealilinohomoku and Nona Abad. Scattering of ashes: 11 a.m. Saturday at Makaha Beach. Donations suggested to Tiffany Smith or Christopher Abad, 4640 Ferrell St., Las Vegas, NV 89031.

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Nyna Medeiros Akiona

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June 7, 2011
Nyna Medeiros “Grandma Sunshine” Akiona, 81, of Kailua-Kona, a retired PBX operator for the former Kona Inn Resort, courtesy clerk for Kailua-Kona KTA and an airport lei greeter for Chuck Machado Hawaii, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband James Sr.; sons James Jr. and Harold Akiona, and John-Bull and Kiaaina Medeiros; daughters Sheri Adams, Teddy Akau, Jaymie Akiona, Neddie deJesus, Ka‘ulu Amaral and Chako Akiona-Yamashita; hanai sons Boogie Leleiwi Jr., Milton Alcos, Adrian Kukua, Raymond and Ricky Navarro, and Thomas Ynigues; hanai daughters Lehua Kala‘i, Aulani Pajimola and Edine Soriano; brother Tracy Medeiros; sisters Miriam DeRamos and Julia Yasuhara; 24 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Kailua-Kona. Mass: 10 a.m. Aloha attire. Lei and loose flowers welcome.

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Mabelmay Potter Antone

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June 8, 2011
Mabelmay Potter “May” Antone, 79, of Honolulu, formerly of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker, died in Kaiser Medical Center, Moanalua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Michael A. and William S. Wright, and Christopher M. Bonilla; daughters Ann M. Ellis, Grace L. Moore and Tammy Lin Du Pont; stepdaughters Laurie Ann Pacatang and Bobbie Antone; sister Doreen Daniel; 17 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Ka Hale Hoano O Ke Akua Church, 1760 Nalani St., Honolulu. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Oahu Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Gail Lyn Barley

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June 17, 2011
Gail Lyn Barley, 53, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Sanford, Fla. She is survived by husband Bill; son Sam; daughters Erin and Megan Barley, and Sara Burns; brother Russell Crumley; father Robert Crumley; mother Carol Woodall; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 6 p.m. Thursday at Living Stones Church on Alii Drive in Kailua-Kona. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice of Kona or Living Stones Church Planting Fund. Casual attire.

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Cerilo Basconcillio Bueno

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June 6, 2011
Cerilo Basconcillio Bueno, 99, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired plantation worker for the former Hamakua Sugar Co., died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Violet; sons Oscar W., Clyde and Clarence; daughters Erlina Salvador, Shirley Serrao, Natalie Lemus, Rose Sarmiento and Conchita Leslie; sister Josefina; 26 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Honokaa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokaa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.

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DAI TIM CHANG

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DAI TIM CHANG May 27, 2011

Dai Tim Chang passed away peacefully at the age of 86 in his home in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was a retired carpenter for the Federal government. He was born on July 14, 1924 in Honolulu. He served in the military WWII. Dai Tim enjoyed building houses as a hobby. He built his first house using only hand tools. He enjoyed frequent trips to Las Vegas, trading stock and rooting for the UH Warriors. Dai Tim was preceded in death by his loving wife Rose, brothers Joe, Ray, Walter, sisters Lillian and Margaret. He is survived by his sons Douglas and Colin, his daughters Martha and Lana, 9 grand children, 2 great grand children, brother James and sister Florence.

Private Services. No monetary offerings.

Zoilo T. Domingo

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March 9, 2011
Zoilo T. Domingo, 69, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a farmer and retired Army sergeant who served in the Vietnam War, died in the Philippines. He was born in Claveria, Cagayan, Philippines. He is survived by sons Jason and Allen; daughters Sheila Domingo and Dinah Reyes; brother Dan; sisters Francisca Del Rosario, Edna Caliboso and Pacita Domingo; stepmother Maria B.; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2, Hilo. Casual attire.

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Delia Locquiao Encarnacion

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May 7, 2011
Delia Locquiao Encarnacion, 62, of Waipahu, a Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary employee, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Caoayan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Victor Millon and Rheindel Alupay; daughters Wilma Young, Lorelie Africa and Maricris Millon; brothers Samuel and Jun Jr.; sister Edith E. Clemente; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Jude Church, 92-455 Makakilo Drive. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Sharon Kam Ling Fragas

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June 9, 2011
Sharon Kam Ling “Doll” Fragas, 55, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Charles “Hano”; son Christen “Hoku”; daughters Crystal Ann “Kanoe” and Cayla; mother Melba Chock; brothers Harold “Truby,” Alfred and George Chock, and Paul Giesseman; and sister Sandi Simbahon. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. Friday. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Nemesio Baricog Gambeng

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May 13, 2011
Nemesio Baricog Gambeng, 93, of Lihue, an Army retiree, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Concepcion S.; sons Franklin, Edwin and Jeffrey Sr.; daughters Leticia Gamiao, Nancy Cuadro, Marlyn Domingo and Vangie Gasmen; 30 grandchildren; and 39 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery.

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Chester J. Gilliam

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June 8, 2011
Chester J. Gilliam, 78, of Waianae, a Navy veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in March Field, Calif. He is survived by wife Darlene, son Jeffrey, daughter Lynda Kea, brother Clarence “Bob” and three grandchildren. Services in Oregon.

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Francisco Gongora Guittap

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May 18, 2011
Francisco Gongora Guittap, 79, of Honolulu died at home. He was born in Batac, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sons Emmanuel, Roger and Jesus; daughters Virginia Dela Cruz, Gloria Agtang, Cristina Agorilla, Grace Fermin, Sevilla Geronimo and Jane Olga Cabreros; brother Alfredo; 25 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 12:30 p.m. Saturday. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Antone Gomes Camacho Jr.

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May 21, 2011
Antone Gomes “Tony” Camacho Jr., 87, of Hilo, a state tax clerk in Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Elgin, daughters Jessie Mata and Elizabeth “Beth” Pelanca, brother Evan and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at New Hope Christian Fellowship in Hilo. Celebration of life:
10 a.m. Aloha attire. No
flowers.

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WILLIAM CHIN “SONNY” NIPP, JR.

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WILLIAM CHIN “SONNY” NIPP, JR.

Age 79, of Mililani, HI, passed away June 9, 2011 in Mililani. Born March 22, 1932 in Honolulu, HI. He was a retired postal letter carrier & Roberts Hawaii Handi-Van school bus driver.

He is survived by companion, Peggy Chong; sons, Clyde (Stephanie) Nipp, Clinton Saison (Sherry) Nipp; daughter, Sandra (Denis) Park; sisters, Elaine Myers, Evelyn (Gregory) Militante, Winona (Wilbert) Castro; 19 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; many nieces & nephews.

Scattering of ashes 6:00 p.m. Saturday (June 25) at Mokuleia Beach (before Camp Erdman). Loose flowers welcome.

Larry Napu‘umanamana Kahaunaele

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June 5, 2011
Larry Napu‘umanamana Kahaunaele, 75, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Wailua Beach lifeguard, Coco Palms Hotel bartender, professional entertainer with Joseph Kahaulelio and Aloha Airlines, and an Army veteran, died in Garden Isle Healthcare. He also was a warehouse and delivery truck driver for Universal Delivery and a construction worker for Ding’s Construction. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by daughter Helene Kahaunaele-Akiona; brother David Sr.; sisters Mervlyn Sperry, Dora Swain and Henrietta Kailimai; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at First Hawaiian Church, Kapaa. Services to follow. Scattering of ashes to follow at Anahola Beach Park. Aloha attire.

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JOHN “BIG JOHN” SANFORD KIM CHOY KAUINANA

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JOHN “BIG JOHN” SANFORD KIM CHOY KAUINANA

Age 64, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away June 5, 2011 in Aiea. Born July 16, 1946 in Honolulu, Hawaii. John was a graduate of Kaimuki High School and Boise State University. He was a retired Athletic Director from Mililani High School.

He is survived by wife, Sharon Kauinana; son, Jason Yamashita; brother, Junius (Glorianne) Kauinana, Jr. of CA; sister, Donya Huff; numerous nieces,nephews, uncles, aunts, & cousins.

Visitation 4:00 p.m. Sunday (June 26) at John Kauinana Stadium at Mililani High School (95-1200 Meheula Parkway, Mililani); Celebration of Life 5:00 p.m. No flowers, please.

Jennie Kam Kop

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May 28, 2011
Jennie Kam Kop, 73, of Honolulu, a retired dental hygienist for Omura and Ino u ye DDS, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Eric; daughter Lenore; brothers Clarence, Lawrence, Benjamin and Alan Kam; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 5:30 p.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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Wallace Lau

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May 24, 2011
Wallace “Tim Chan” Lau, 90, of Honolulu, a retired federal machinist, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Kaalae, Oahu. He is survived by sons Thomas and Edgar; daughter Charlene; brothers Walter and Donald; sisters Joyce, Ethel and Mabel; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services at noon. Graveside services: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Harry T.C. Lee

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May 29, 2011
Harry T.C. Lee, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard shipwright, First Hawaiian Bank retiree and Navy veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Darlene Simpson, sister Mabel Gilleo, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

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Percy Treadway Lum

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June 7, 2011
Percy Treadway Lum, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu firefighter, federal mail contractor and an Army veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Kamuela, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Evangeline “Leinani”; sons Michael and Chuck Lum, and Ron Cloutier; daughter Laverne L. Frantz; brothers Peter K. and Milnor F.; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information published in an obituary Monday.

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Satoshi Ogomori

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May 31, 2011
Satoshi “Ogo” Ogomori, 89, of Aiea died in Honolulu. He was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Teruko, son Wayne, daughters Joyce Kami mura and Jenny Okano, brothers Michio and Susumu, sister June S. Takemoto and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Barbara Chiyoko Seeger

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May 17, 2011
Barbara Chiyoko Seeger, 87, of Wahiawa, a homemaker, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Hono uli uli, Ewa. She is survived by daughters Shirley and Sara, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Joeann Hampel Silva

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June 15, 2011
Joeann Hampel “Merry” Silva, 63, of Haliimaile, Maui, formerly of Diamond Head, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ben and Dean; daughters Terry Lopes, Faith Silva-McKeel and Jodie Rossi; hanai daughter Ann Lopes; brother Joseph Hampel III; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Albert John Spencer

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June 6, 2011
Albert John Spencer, 83, of Keauhou Mauka, Hawaii, a retired state Department of Accounting and General Services plumber and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Kainaliu, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Thelma; sons Clark, Bruce and Emile Spencer, and Bulla Lepen; daughters Gaye Spencer, Gayle Fung and Tia Tagavilla; hanai daughters Eliana Torea and Kehau Hori; stepsons Richard Sr. and Roman Oili, and Kalai Poaha; stepdaughters Roxane Poaha, Rosane Oili, Rhona Oili-Deuibar and Raquel Midgley; sisters Eleanora Defries and Jeanette Palakiko; half brothers Wilbert and Henry Lau; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-
grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Keauhou Park/Pier. Services and scattering of ashes: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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RAYMOND V. TEIXEIRA

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RAYMOND
V. TEIXEIRA
Born: Jan 22, 1925 –
Died March 28, 2011

Raymond V. Teixeira, 86 yrs. of Honolulu born in Hilo, Hawaii died in Orange County, Ca. At home with his family by his side. He retired from Pearl Harbor Shipyard as a Machine Supervisor, retired U.S. Air Force, went on to work for Civil Service Navy Public Works a total of 41 years in Military Federal Service.

He is survived by brother Francis W. Teixeira, daughters: Yvonne Teixeira, Beverly Brock, Kathy Teixeira, 7 grandchildren, and 9 great grandchildren.

Services: June 28, 2011, St John Vianney Catholic Church, 920 Keolu Dr., Kailua, Hi 96734. Visitation: 10:00-10:30. Funeral Mass: 11:00. Burial at 2:00 P.M. Hawaiian Veterians Cemetery, Keneohe.

Thai Thi Thang

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June 1, 2011
Thai Thi Thang, 76, of Honolulu died in Taiwan. She was born in Vietnam. She is survived by sons Patrick, Sylvester and John Tang; daughters Lisa Tang, Sandy Ho and Barbara Maresca; brothers Thanh Phan, Ngau Phan and Hai Phan; sisters Tu Thi Tran and Muoi Thi Phan; and seven grandchildren. Taoist services: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran