Archive for June 28th, 2011

Audrey Leilani Barbour

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May 25, 2011
Audrey Leilani Barbour, 83, of Kailua, a retired secretary for Prudential Insurance and St. Anthony School in Kailua, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Christine L. Dowell, brother Roger Clissold, sister Yvonne Hedley and a grandchild. Private services.

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FLORENCIA C. BONIEL

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FLORENCIA C. BONIEL

Age 69, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away June 21, 2011 in Honolulu. Born October 10, 1941 in Clarin Bohol, Philippines. Lived in Hawaii since 1993.

She is survived by husband, Francisco Boniel; sons, Victoriano Boniel of Philippines, Ronilo (Helen) Boniel of Philippines; daughters, Vicky (Fumi) Sato, Rene (Nilo) Borenaga of Philippines, Maria Fe (Davy) Canas of Philippines, Maria Linda (Erdy) Moreno of Philippines; 16 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (June 30) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Prayer Service 7:00 p.m. No flowers, please.

Mikie Harada

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June 12, 2011
Mikie Harada, 96, of Holualoa, Hawaii, proprietress of J. Harada Store and a seamstress and coffee farmer, died at home. She was born in Waiaha, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Walter and Alan, daughter Karen Fuke, caregivers Sheldon Harada and Kaye Kaaihue, eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Tamie Higashi

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June 19, 2011
Tamie Higashi, 89, of Lihue, a retired cook for Lihue Sugar Plantation managers, died at The Regency at Puakea. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Michael; daughters Shirley Iha and Elaine Tada; sisters Florence Honda, Matsuyo Seki, Myra Koide and Edith Abe; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 3 p.m. Tuesday at Lihue Hongwanji Mission. Services: 4 p.m.

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George Michisato Hiraoka

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June 24, 2011
George Michisato Hira oka, 87, of Hilo, a jeweler and retired proprietor of the former G. Hiraoka Watch Store in Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Bryan and Bruce; daughters Gayle Sato and Debra Noborikawa; sisters Chiyuki Kawamoto, Sumie Marutani and Carol Ann Kakehi; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Maizie Young Ho

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June 19, 2011
Maizie Young Ho, 90, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Department of Labor price surveyor, died at home. She was born in Beijing. She is survived by sons K. Russell and Sam, daughters Lynn Solomon and Kendra Ho, brother Samuel Young, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: noon Sunday at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. Services: 1 p.m. No flowers.

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John Milare Jr.

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June 19, 2011
John Milare Jr., 72, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired Volcano House maintenance department worker and Hawaii Army National Guard veteran, died at home. He was born in Keaau, Hawaii. He is survived by son Chadrick; brothers Albert and Richard Milare, and Allan Sr., Melvin Sr. and Richard Cadaoas; sisters Linda Rodrigues, Pearly Pa and MaryJane Oliveira; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima section. Cas ual attire.

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Haruo Kishi

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June 19, 2011
Haruo Kishi, 78, of Kahului, a retiree, former A&B Commercial Co. retail division manager and employee at Amfac Inc. and HC&S, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Evelyn; son Glenn; daughter Wendy Nathan; brothers Tsuruo, Harold, Richard, Robert Y. and Toshio; sister Kay Hedani; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Evelyn Loling Bolocano Lane

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Jan. 5, 2011
Evelyn Loling Bolocano Lane, 76, of Peletier, N.C., died. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by sons Terry Magno and Eric Lane; daughters Barbara Lawton, Olivia Pontius, Roberta Fox and Annita Best; brothers Ted Bolocano and Richard, Fred, Eugene, Michael and Robert Cambonga; and sisters Eleanor Asibal and Delores Martinez. Services: 5 p.m. July 20 at St. Michael’s Church, Waialua. Casual attire. No flowers.

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April Jan Monalim

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May 19, 2011
April Jan Monalim, 62, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Davelin J. Services and potluck: 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the residence of Monica Mcauliffe, 91-417 Papipi Drive, Ewa Beach. Scattering of ashes to follow.

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Donna Momoyo Morioka

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DONNA MOMOYO MORIOKA

Age 53, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away June 4, 2011 in Aiea.
Born November 7, 1957 in Wahiawa, Hawaii.

She is survived by sons, Nathan Roldan, Justin (Rose) Roldan; Grandchild, Kaila Roldan; Mother,
Betty Morioka; Sister, Kellie (Harlan) Morioka-Kam; niece & nephew and Former husband: Dwight “Joe Black” Roldan.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (July 1) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel;
Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Francisco R. Riopta

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June 22, 2011
Francisco R. Riopta, 91, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a retired truck driver, died in Garden Isle Healthcare. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Franklin and Franson, daughter Francelia Stengel, sister Victorina Rabe, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. July 8 at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

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Pulouoleola Ainalefoa Salausa

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June 1, 2011
Pulouoleola Ainalefoa Salausa, 63, of Waianae, a minister and an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Masefau, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Lilly-Faamalele; sons Pulou oleola Jr., Panapa, Patrick, Eugene, Matthew, Paul “Lance,” Elia, Brian and Daniel “Dee”; daughters Laura, Elaine “Leka” and Leipaoa “Lei”; brother Lafoia “Atilua”; sisters Faalavelave “Sifarani-Senetenari” Taeotui and Sefulu “Siaosi” Fale; and 18 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Natsue Suzuki

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May 22, 2011
Natsue Suzuki, 91, of
Honolulu, formerly of Waialua, a Waialua Sugar Plantation retiree, died in Convalescent Center of
Honolulu. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by sons Harold T., Richard H. and Arnold; daughters Sachiko Monzen and Frances Miyamoto; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Private services.

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Natsue Suzuki

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NATSUE SUZUKI

Age 91, of Honolulu formally of Waialua, passed away May 22, 2011 in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. Born July 5, 1919 in Waialua, Hawaii.

Natsue retired from Waialua Sugar Plantation

She is survived by sons, Harold T. (Toshiko) Suzuki, Richard H. (Kathleen) Suzuki, Arnold (Lori) Suzuki of Wisconsin; Daughters: Sachiko (George) Monzen, Frances Miyamoto; Nine Grandchildren, 14 Great-grandchildren, One Great-great-grandchild and two nieces in Fukushima, Japan. Private Services were held.

Amy Emiko Tanaka

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June 2, 2011
Amy Emiko Tanaka, 78, of Kailua, a retired state secretary, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Reginald, daughters Brenda Tanaka and Joy Heirakuji, brothers Walter and Kenneth, and four grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Monday at The Food Co. in Enchanted Lake Shopping Center, 1020 Keolu Drive. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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JAMES MASAO YAMAGUCHI

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JAMES MASAO YAMAGUCHI

Age 77, of Honolulu, passed away June 18, 2011 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born September 15, 1933 in Honolulu. James retired from AMERON and was a Structural Engineer Consultant.

He is survived by wife, Lillian I. Yamaguchi; sons, Paul M. Yamaguchi of Los Angeles, CA, David M. Yamaguchi; daughters, Colleen S. Yamaguchi of Seattle, WA, Karen C. (Alan Wiederholt) Yamaguchi of Laredo, TX; one grandson, James; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Tuesday July 5 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Memorial Service 6:00 p.m.


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