Archive for July 27th, 2011

Cristina Afroilan Aganon

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July 3, 2011
Cristina Afroilan Aganon, 90, of Waipahu, a retired Hickam Golf Course groundskeeper, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Emilio and Frank, daughter Magdalena Bartolome and 17 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Tyron Kapena Dino Antonio-Schmidt

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July 3, 2011
Tyron Kapena Dino Antonio-Schmidt, 21, of Kapolei died in Kapolei. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Myah Feliciano, father Preston Antonio, mother Kelly Bumanglag, stepfather Ohaiali‘i Bumanglag, brothers Kainoa Bumanglag and Tyrel Antonio, sisters Nicole M. Taylor and Candace K. Bumanglag, and grandparents Roy E. Antonio, Gale D. Schmidt and Eleanor Baron. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Scattering of ashes: 2:30 p.m. at Zablan Beach Park. Casual attire. Flowers and loose flowers welcome.

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Kenneth Kenichi Asato

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July 16, 2011
Kenneth Kenichi “Kenchi” Asato, 89, of Pearl City, a retired Holmes & Narver construction foreman and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Lawai, Kauai. He is survived by son Bernard K.; daughters Iona E. Choy and Arleen A. Asato; brothers Sadao “Lawrence,” Kazuo “Norman” and Tatsuo “Daniel”; sister Yukiko “Loretta” Yoshimoto; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Sunday.

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Beatrice ” Betty” Barbadillo

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BEATRICE “BETTY” BARBADILLO

Betty Barbadillo, 78, of Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away peacefully on March 20, 2011 at her residence in Las Vegas after battling lung cancer. Betty was born and raised on the island of Lanai; she was a life-long resident of Lanai until she moved to Las Vegas in 2007.

Betty is survived by her son Miles “Champ” Barbadillo, daughters Conni Mahani (Assad) and Towane Al-Sulaiti (Mohammed) and ten loving grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Daniel Tadios and sister Isabella Ralar. She is preceded in death by her husband Jose Barbadillo.

Funeral Mass on August 4, 2011 at Star of the Sea Catholic Church (4470 Aliikoa Street, Honolulu) 8:00 am-Visitation and 9:00 am -Mass; 1:00 pm-Inurnment at Punchbowl (National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific).

Anthony DeCoito

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July 24, 2011
Anthony DeCoito, 90, of Hilo, a salesman at Stationers’ Corp. of Hawaii and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Robert, daughters Susan Hoch and Debra Sanbei, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Papaikou, Hawaii. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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Charles B. Dodson

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July 21, 2011
Charles B. “Charlie” Dodson, 61, of Honolulu, a director for Sanyo Commercial Solutions in Illinois, died at home. He was born in Glendale, Calif. He is survived by wife Noriko T., son Sidney G., brothers Robert S. and Jon D., and sister Lynn Wall. Private services. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

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Ciriaco Doroha

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July 16, 2011
Ciriaco Doroha, 79, of Pearl City died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Donna Mosier, Bernie Nakea and Lita Brumbelow; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Elks Lodge, 2933 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu. Services: 6 p.m. Mass: 8 a.m. Friday at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Kaheka Street. Burial: 10 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Flowers welcome. For more information, call 282-8755.

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Leighton Hoeha MacLoves Fafard

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July 18, 2011
Leighton Hoeha MacLoves Fafard, 66, of Kaneohe, a Matson Terminal retiree, retired bricklayer mason and an Air Force veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Aiea. He is survived by wife Karolyn A.M.; son Leighton H. Jr.; daughters Leigina Fafard-Kaaihue and Leiricia F. Maluafiti; brothers James E.K. MacLoves, and Robert C. and Raymond R. Fafard; sisters Jeanette L. Linville and Joyce P. Nielson; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:15 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Rose Galacia Fernandez

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July 17, 2011
Rose Galacia Fernandez, 91, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Hamakuapoko, Maui. She is survived by daughter Lydia M. Roman, brother Tony, sisters Mary Rodrigues and Lulu Martelles, six grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Entombment: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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ELAINE AYAKO ICHINOTSUBO GALBRAITH

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ELAINE AYAKO ICHINOTSUBO GALBRAITH

Age 87, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away June 18, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born February 8, 1924 in Hilo, Hawaii.

She is survived by son, Arvid Galbraith; daughters, Millicent (Alfred) Tengan of CA, Joanne (Joseph) Wilcox; 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; brothers, Carl Ichino, Toshio Ichinotsubo of NV, Roger Ichinotsubo of CA; sisters, Yoshiko Nishihara, Yuriko Sugioka.

Visitation 5:30 pm. Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Sun (July 31) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel.

Melvin Rikio Higashi

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July 14, 2011
Melvin R. “Mel” Higashi, 66, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Electric Co. supervisor dispatcher, died in the Queen’s Medial Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Joyce S., son Ryan M., daughter Shari M. and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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JUDY YONEKO INOUYE

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JUDY YONEKO INOUYE

Age 63, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away July 9, 2011 in Honolulu. Born October 12, 1947 in N. Kona, Hawaii. A retired federal civil servant at Hickam Air Force Base, and a retiree of Handi-Van as a reservationist.

She is survived by mother, Fujie Inouye; brother, Norman Inouye; sister, Molly (Patrick) Low; a niece, Patty Ann Low; nephew & caregiver, Clayton Low.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Sunday (July 31) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

Lance Mang Yu Jones

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July 20, 2011
Lance Mang Yu Jones, 52, of Waianae, a Tamura Super liquor manager, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Paulette; sons Gordon, Grant and Garrett Ellis; hanai fathers Bill Piazze, Bradley Drane and John Nitta; brothers Levi Akana, Norbert Kai, and Michael, Mark and Christopher Jones; sisters Laurette Kai and Francine Jones; and 11 grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Maili Beach Park, across St. John’s Road. Casual attire. Flowers optional.

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James Joseph Fitzsimmons Jr.

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July 22, 2011
James Joseph “Jimmy” Fitzsimmons Jr., 69, of Lahaina, a store manager, died. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He is survived by sons James III and Bryan, daughter Ilissa Louth, sisters Linda Whitten and Patricia Adams, former wife Lydie and four grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Friday at Lahaina United Methodist Church, 988 Front St. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Alano Club of Lahaina, 562-C Front St., Lahaina, HI 96761. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Clyde Greene Jr.

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July 2, 2011
Clyde “Tony” Greene Jr., 63, of Ewa Beach, a certified mortgage originator and a Marine Corps veteran, died. He was born in Lake Charles. La. He is survived by wife Lydia R. and sister Karen. Visitation: 4 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m .Graveside services: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Flowers welcome.

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AUDREY WAINEE KAMAKA

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AUDREY WAINEE KAMAKA

Age 83, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away July 15, 2011 in Waianae. Born January 21, 1928 in Waihee, Maui. Retired sales clerk with Miles Bake Shop, Nanakuli. A member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waianae branch.

She is survived by sons, James Kamaka, Lyle Kamaka, Bradley Kamaka; daughters, Blossom Kamaka, Delight Kaai; brothers, Arnold Morton, Roland Ako; sister, Hanna Kamai; 5 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; numerous nephews and nieces.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Monday (August 1) at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (85-574 Plantation Rd., Waianae) Funeral Service 9:30 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Aloha Attire.

BETTY YUKIE LANG

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BETTY YUKIE LANG

Age 89, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away July 2, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born January 5, 1922 in Lahaina, Maui. Retired from Braid and Company.

She is survived by daughters, Alice Keola, Patricia Tiqui; son, Thomas (Roberta Lynn) Lang of Lihue, Kauai; 8 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 1 great-greatgrandchild; sisters, Janet (Richard) Takeda, Irene Nakamura, Jackie Shishido; brothers, Tadashi Yamamoto, Hisao Yamamoto.

Visitation 8:30 a.m. Tuesday (August 2) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 9:45 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of The Pacific at Punchbowl. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

DARRELL KIMO LIM

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DARRELL KIMO LIM

Age 55, of Pearl City, HI, passed away July 6, 2011 in Pearl City. Born April 3, 1956 in Honolulu, HI. He was a former mechanic at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard- Shop 38; also a retired mechanic/inspector at Hickam Air Force Base.

He is survived by brothers, Wesley (Corinne) Lim of Honolulu, Randall (Joann) Lim of Pearl City; sister, Carole Ann (Gordon) Carvalho of Hilo; nephews, Jonathan Lim, Gordon “Kai” Carvalho, Ryan Lim; nieces, Kristin McDowell, Laura Ann Carvalho, Kayla Carvalho; numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Sunday (July 31) at Bernice Pauahi Bishop Memorial Chapel, The Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus; 1887 Makuakane Street; Building 65. Memorial Service 10:00 am. Casual Attire.

Faith O. Luke

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July 3, 2011
Faith O. Luke, 81, of Honolulu, a retired office manager at Occupational Medicine & Surgery Inc., died in Honolulu. She was born in St. Louis. She is survived by sister Carol Koester; stepson Leslie; stepdaughters Elaine Morita, Diane Wirth and Lisa Hill; 12 step-grandchildren; and a step-great-grandchild. Private services. Catholic Mass cards in her memory suggested. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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ELIZABETH “BETTY” LUM

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ELIZABETH “BETTY” LUM

Age 76, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away June 27, 2011 in Aiea. Born October 12, 1934 in Mayflower, Arkansas. She was a USMC veteran.

She is survived by husband, Robert A.P. “Sonny” Lum, Jr.; sons, Francisco “Cico” (Myrna) Baca, Jr., Donald (Fay) Lum; daughter, Debbie Y. Baca; brothers, Bobby Ray White of AR, Gene White of AR, Bill Stanton of AR; sisters, Frances G. White of AR, Suzee Cia of AR, Beverly Clary of AR; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation 8:30 a.m. Friday (July 29) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 10:00 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Faasavala Ioane Lupesoliai

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June 28, 2011
Faasavala Ioane “Sipa” Lupesoliai, 57, of Honolulu, a truck driver, died at home. He was born in A’ufaga Lepa, Samoa. He is survived by wife Donna “Jay”; sons Jason and Faasavala Jr.; daughters Minosi and Elenola; mother Minosi; brothers Willie, Timoteo, Sonelau, Imo and Pita; sisters Sosaiete, Tupu, Toga and Shirley; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

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Federico Mendoza Madamba

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July 7, 2011
Federico Mendoza “Rico” Madamba, 91, of Honolulu, a retired chef at La Ronde Restaurant, Ala Moana, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pasaquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Mercedes S., daughters Mildred Tangonan and Melissa Madamba, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2824 Omilo Lane, Kalihi. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Louis M. Marks

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July 19, 2011
Louis M. Marks, 98, of Waimanalo, a retired merchant seaman at Matson Co., died in Aiea. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Jessie C.L.; daughters Jean Boskie, Cynthia Marks and Donna Daniels; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. George Catholic Church, Waimanalo. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Incorrect information in an obituary published Sunday.

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Nora Kuuleimamo Napulou-Lopez

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July 10, 2011
Nora Kuuleimamo Napulou-Lopez, 75, of Waianae, a retired Fisherman’s Wharf fish cutter, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Juan III, Jesse, Jodino and Jonathan Lopez; daughters Juanita Harwood, Julietta Lindsley, Juliandra Brothers, Joreen Anduha, and Jerrilyn and Janell Lopez; brothers John Napulou and Solomon Napulou Jr.; sister Mariah Pana; 32 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Paradise Chapel Assembly of God, 87-125 Maipaloa Road, Maile. Scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. Saturday at Channels at Nanakuli Beach. Aloha attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Saturday.

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Betty Rezentes

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May 17, 2011
Betty Rezentes, 70, of Tacoma, Wash., died in Tacoma. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by former husband Norman; son Norman “Boy” Jr.; daughters Willow Berntsen, Stephanie Rezentes and Michelle Silva; brothers Robert, Charles, John and Gerald Coe; sisters Jean Temblor and Debra Haina; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Ruth Yuki Sakoda

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July 24, 2011
Ruth Yuki Sakoda, 67, of Haiku, Maui, a Maui Medical Group nurse, died. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Dennis, son Derrick, sisters Miyo Tamura and Sachi Sato, and a grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Rinzai Zen Mission, Paia, Maui. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Joseph Charles Scanlan

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July 20, 2011
Joseph Charles Scanlan, 65, of Honolulu, a former Honolulu police officer, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by companion Eli; son Jason “Mosi”; stepdaughter Lelani Esterline; brothers Jerry and Tafu; sisters Maude Tuipala, Mavis Palakiko, Sina Afe, Robyn Tatupu-Suka and Jolyn Scanlan-Sevao; and six grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at New Hope Waipahu. Casual attire. No flowers.

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STEVEN BENNETT SCATCHERD

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STEVEN BENNETT SCATCHERD

Age 38, of Kailua, passed away suddenly on July 16, 2011. He was a Pharmacist with Foodland.

He is survived by his parents, James and Shirley Scatcherd; brother, Jim Scatcherd; numerous Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins.

A celebration of life will be held at his home on Saturday, July 30, 2011 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. for close friends and family.

Aloha attire. No flowers. You may email comdolences to his family at scatcherdjb@yahoo.com.

Mohekonokono Soakai

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July 24, 2011
Mohekonokono Soakai, 76, of Waipahu, a retired mason, died. He was born in Nuku‘alofa, Tonga. He is survived by son Sione F., daughter Poteau Manu, brothers Panasai and Veuki, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Trinity United Methodist Church, Pearl City. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services and burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Joseph Kanakao‘o Kaniaupio Sr.

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July 2, 2011
Joseph Kanakao‘o Kaniaupio Sr., 87, of Kailua, a retired heavy-equipment operator for Okano Electric, Wasa Electric and Endo Electric, died at home. He was born in Maunawili. He is survived by wife Lydia J.; son Joseph Jr.; daughters Luwella “Sweetheart” Leonardi and Edith Kaleo; stepsons Buddy, Leland and Jamieson Wong; stepdaughter Junelle Kekahuna; 29 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Waimanalo Intermediate School cafeteria, 41-1330 Kalanianaole Highway. Services: 5:30 p.m. Scattering of ashes: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Kaiona Beach Park, Waimanalo.

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