Archive for August, 2011

Rebel Lynn Kapoi Chamizo

Posted On August 5th, 2011 -

July 29, 2011
Rebel Lynn Kapoi Chamizo, 56, of Kailua, an Enchanted Lake Elementary School cafeteria helper and a Kailua Intermediate School meal counter assistant, died in Kailua. She was born in Tucson, Ariz. She is survived by husband John Jr.; sons Brentin Kapoi and Keoni Chamizo; daughter Zralene “Pua” Ajifu; stepson Sean; stepdaughters JoVonne and Maria Chamizo and Donna Gomes; sisters Beverly Hermosillo, Georgia Hornback and Lonnie Coombs; three grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Scattering of ashes: 8 a.m. Aug. 13 at Kailua Beach Park Boat Ramp. Casual or aloha attire. Lei welcome. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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JAMES DAVID KELEO O’KALANI WENTELA “OOMPS”

Posted On August 10th, 2011 -

JAMES DAVID KELEO O’KALANI WENTELA “OOMPS”

Age 39, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away June 26, 2011 in Honolulu. Born December 19, 1971 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

He is survived by mother, Patricia H. Kaeo Wentela; father, Lyle Edmond Wentela; companion, Cheryl-Ann L. Jale; brother, Matthew Wentela; sister, Theresa Leihua Paaluhi; hanai sister, Finlyn Kapiolani Kauihana; nieces & nephews.

Visitation 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Saturday (August 13) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Memorial Wake Service: 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Thomas Abregana

Posted On August 31st, 2011 -

Aug. 11, 2011
Thomas Abregana, 64, of Tacoma, Wash., a U.S. Postal Service employee and retired Army veteran, died in Tacoma. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by a wife, five children, five brothers, four sisters and three grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 19 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Gilbert Jose Abrigo

Posted On August 12th, 2011 -

July 19, 2011
Gilbert Jose “Gil” Abrigo, 72, of Holualoa, Hawaii, died in Hono­lulu. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by sons Gregg J., Brian K. and David K.; brothers Reginald, Melvin, Rodney and Wayne; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Elizar Martin Marcos Acorda

Posted On August 2nd, 2011 -

July 3, 2011
Elizar Martin Marcos Acorda, 23, of Kahuku, a Waikele Golf Course employee, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Elsa M., brother Elmar, grandparent Aniana Marcos and companion Kirah Orian. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at St. Roch Catholic Church,
56-350 Kamehameha Highway, Kahuku. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mass: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow.

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AARON TAKASHI ADACHI

Posted On August 14th, 2011 -

AARON TAKASHI ADACHI
August 7, 2011

Aaron Takashi Adachi, 55, of Pearl City, a former Family Food Hawaii sales/ merchandising representative, died at Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu.

He is survived by parents Thomas T. and Dora K.; and sister Ann E. and brother-in-law Ronald Lee. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday, August 20, 2011, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha Attire.

Aaron Takashi Adachi

Posted On August 17th, 2011 -

Aug. 7, 2011
Aaron Takashi Adachi, 55, of Pearl City, a former Family Food Hawaii sales and merchandising representative, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Thomas T., mother Dora K. and sister Ann E. Lee. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire.

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Kim S. Adams

Posted On August 8th, 2011 -

Feb. 23, 2011
Kim S. Adams, 41, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Ashley; parents Hiroshi and Jane Kouchi; sisters Lori Hamilton, Jan Iwanaga and Jean Kouchi; and a grandchild. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Kaimuki Christian Church. Services: 4:30 p.m. Aloha attire.

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Lorraine E. Aguirre

Posted On August 12th, 2011 -

July 23, 2011
Lorraine E. Aguirre, 84, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Cabuyao, Laguna, Philippines. She is survived by husband Agapito P., sons Robert D. and Anthony, daughters Betty Callejo and Diana Tanaka, 13 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Winona O. Alatan

Posted On August 9th, 2011 -

Aug. 3, 2011
Winona O. Alatan, 75, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a factory worker for a papaya processing company, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Glenn and Jayson, daughters Cynthia Isom and Donna Ragocos, hanai son Ernest, seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Church, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima section. Casual attire.

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Richard Alcoran

Posted On August 21st, 2011 -

Aug. 14, 2011
Richard “Ricky” Alcoran, 70, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a Waikoloa Land Co. groundskeeper, died in Kohala Hospital. He was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Angie; sons Richard S., Gregory and Benny; daughter Rachel; stepsons Nario and Kekoa Libron; stepdaughter Narlynn Libron; brothers Benny, Rodney, Harold and Clarence; sister Veronica Alcoran-Schiavoni; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hawi Jodo Mission Hall. Services: noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Herbert E. Alexander

Posted On August 28th, 2011 -

July 2, 2011
Herbert E. Alexander, 75, of Honolulu, an Aeronautical Radio Inc. retiree and an Air Force veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Talihina, Okla. He is survived by wife Nancy J.M. McGahan. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. Incorrect information published in an obituary July 10.

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Mollie Young Aloiau

Posted On August 14th, 2011 -

Aug. 8, 2011
Mollie Young Aloiau, 76, of Honolulu, a retired secretary for Shoso Kagawa Architect, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Edwin, Walter and Alan; stepdaughters Audrey Aloiau and Sharon Kajiwara; brother Randolph Young; sister JoAnn Chock; two grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; and six stepgreat-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Buddhist services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Reynold Amano

Posted On August 10th, 2011 -

Aug. 9, 2011
Reynold “Rudy” Amano, 68, of Makawao, Maui, a retired Maui Land & Pineapple Co. instrument mechanic and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Gerda; sons Leroy, Andrew and Josh; daughters Anja Rosales, Renee Reese, Luana Steele and Nicole Amano; brothers Domingo, Roger and Sonny; sisters Magdalena Williams, Felicidad Lia and Dolores Agcolicol; 15 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Alan Amoncio

Posted On August 8th, 2011 -

July 31, 2011
Alan Amoncio, 51, of Lanai City, a custodial supervisor at Lanai High and Elementary School, died on Lanai. He was born in Lanai City. He is survived by wife Kittrick “Kiki” Hamilton-Amoncio, father Ambrose Sr., mother Sophie, brothers Ambrose Jr. and Randal, and sister Kathleen Forline. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Hearts Catholic Church, Lanai. Mass: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuary.com.

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Wenceslao Tapia Ancheta

Posted On August 14th, 2011 -

Aug. 1, 2011
Wenceslao Tapia Ancheta, 101, of Honolulu, a retired maintenance employee for the U.S. Postal Service in Honolulu, died. He was born in Laoag City, Philippines. He is survived by wife Eugenia S. and numerous nephews and nieces. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Finetta Katherine Anderson

Posted On August 18th, 2011 -

Aug. 5, 2011
Finetta Katherine Anderson, 94, of Hawaii Kai Retirement Community, Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Woodridge, N.Y. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice, 24 Puiwa Road, Honolulu, HI 96817.

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Donato Andres

Posted On August 4th, 2011 -

July 27, 2011
Donato Andres, 88, of Kukuihaele, Hawaii, a retired welder at the former Honokaa Sugar Co., died in a care home in Honokaa, Hawaii. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Jeffrey, daughter Danette Konrad and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Honokaa. Mass: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. next Thursday at the church. Services: 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokaa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Peggy Ann Angelo

Posted On August 6th, 2011 -

July 30, 2011
Peggy Ann Angelo, 73, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired registered nurse at Kuakini Hospital and Hale Hoola Hamakua, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Stanley J., brother Alan Gaylord and sisters Gertrude Zartman and Lilian Henriques. Private services.

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LOWELL HAJIME AOKI

Posted On August 29th, 2011 -

LOWELL
HAJIME AOKI
August 12, 2011

Lowell Hajime Aoki, 74, of Kailua, a retired Pearl Harbor teletype repairman and Air Force veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife, Lorraine E.; sons, Jared R., Randall K. and Cullan K.; brothers, Earl N. and Gary F.; sister, Janice T. Sawada; and grandchildren, Leighton, Jessica, Jennifer and Gavin. Private services.

Grace Toshiko Arakawa

Posted On August 3rd, 2011 -

July 13, 2011
Grace Toshiko Arakawa, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sons Glen and Charles; daughters Linette Arakawa and Marian Crocco; brother Walter Moriyama; sisters Alyce Yogi, Nancy Tome and Ellen Harvey; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Clara Nobuko Arakawa

Posted On August 9th, 2011 -

Aug. 4, 2011
Clara Nobuko Arakawa, 86, of Waianae, a retired Bank of Hawaii loan officer, died at home. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by daughters Ardis A. Kaneshiro, Janice Y. Tabernigg and Gail K. Taira; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Rizal Arias

Posted On August 2nd, 2011 -

July 25, 2011
Rizal Arias, 93, of Hilo, a retired Laupahoehoe Sugar Co. heavy equipment operator, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Josefina; sons Richard, James and Romeo Arias, and Willy Eduarte; brother Trini dad; sister Rosamia; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Monday 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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Elaine Marie Arita

Posted On August 25th, 2011 -

Aug. 22, 2011
Elaine Marie Arita, 73, of Honolulu, a retired registered nurse, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Nathan and Stephen, brothers Robert and Fred Mata, sister Lorraine Boggs, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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DANILO “DANNIE” FORONDA ARREOLA

Posted On August 15th, 2011 -

DANILO “DANNIE” FORONDA ARREOLA

Age 49, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away July 10, 2011 in Honolulu. Born August 5, 1961 in Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Employed at K-Mart in Nimitz, and Ship Maintenance Limited Liability Company; member of Iglesia Ni Cristo, Wahiawa Congregation.

He is survived by spouse, Erlie C. Arreola; sons, Dann Michael Arreola, Jeric Christian Arreola; daughters, Lovely Sharmaine Arreola, Shaira Czarina Arreola; brother, Silvestre (Mervie) Arreola, Jr.; sisters, Clarita (Constantino) Cabo, Leticia (Filomeno) Mendoza of Philippines, Edna (Edwin, Sr.) Concepcion of Philippines, Juvy (Lamberto, Jr.) Reyes of Livermore, CA.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (August 20) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Program 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Danilo Foronda Arreola

Posted On August 16th, 2011 -

July 10, 2011
Danilo Foronda “Dannie” Arreola, 49, of Waipahu, an employee at Kmart in Iwilei and Ship Maintenance LLC, died in Honolulu. He was born in Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Erlie C., sons Dann M. and Jeric C., daughters Lovely S. and Shaira C., brother Silvestre Jr. and sisters Clarita Cabo, Leticia Mendoza, Edna Concepcion and Juvy Reyes. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Bruna Manuel Arzaga

Posted On August 26th, 2011 -

Aug. 18, 2011
Bruna Manuel Arzaga, 87, of Kalihi, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in San Nicolas, Philippines. She is survived by son Rodrigo, daughter Josephine Arzaga-Rebb, brother Facundo Manuel, sister Manuela Castillo, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Valley of the Temples park chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Roy Eihan Asato

Posted On August 4th, 2011 -

July 23, 2011
Roy Eihan Asato, 84, of Pearl City, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by wife Claire H., son Robert, daughter Linda K. and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Melvin Yoshio Asato

Posted On August 5th, 2011 -

June 22, 2011
Melvin Yoshio Asato, 66, of Las Vegas died in Las Vegas. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Ryan and Jason; brothers William and Maurice; sisters Gladys Ino, Florence Batula and Judy Morimoto; and a grandchild. Celebration of life to be held in California.

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Susan Tsuruyo Atebara

Posted On August 4th, 2011 -

July 20, 2011
Susan Tsuruyo Atebara, 89, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education school teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by brother George S. and sisters Geraldine A. Atebara and Karleen U. Ogata. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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