Archive for August 5th, 2011

Rebel Lynn Kapoi Chamizo

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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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Melvin Yoshio Asato

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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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Gerald Buster Brown

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July 29, 2011
Gerald Buster “Bobby” Brown, 71, of Haiku, Maui, a retired Maui Fire Department captain, died at home. He was born in Puunene. He is survived by son Bradley; daughter Gerilynn Brown Ocenar; mother Mary; brother George Jr.; sisters Kate Cahill, Annette Pascua and Susan Brown; and a grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery in Makawao. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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George Raymond Cabang

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July 29, 2011
George Raymond Cabang, 75, of Pearl City, a U.S. Agriculture Department inspector, Hawaiian Telephone Co. retiree and Marine Corps veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Georlynn M. Cabang and Renee Kaleimamahu, brother Mel, sister Lorna Silkwood, companion Loretta Hookano, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Incorrect information published in an obituary on Wednesday.

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Teodoro Samson Carulla

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July 21, 2011
Teodoro Samson Carulla, 97, of Pearl City, a Tripler Army Medical Center maintenance worker, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in San Manuel Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by son Danford Guittap; daughters Eleanor “Ella” Hu, Yolanda Hernandez, Victoria “Gena” Nihi and Lillian Bantolina; 21 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Betty K. Chang

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July 21, 2011
Betty K. Chang, 85, of Hono lulu, a homemaker, died in Leahi Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Douglas K.W. “Doug,” sons Glenn and Colin, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

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Jae Jo Ha

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July 22, 2011
Jae Jo Ha, 81, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Dae Gu, Korea. He is survived by wife Yong E.; sons Tae Sik, Tae Sool and Tae Man; daughters Kap Suk Gregory Jr. and Soon Hee Kim; sisters Book Ja Bea and Young Duk; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Merrill W. Holmes

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June 20, 2011
Merrill W. Holmes, 93, of Wai alua died in Waialua. He was born in Stillwater, Minn. He is survived by sons Russell and William, daughters Caroline Holmes Mills and Frances Holmes Jackson, stepsons Jack III and Joel Erwig, stepdaughters Jill Harding and Jane Boatman, and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Services: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Assembly Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 239 Palii St., Haleiwa. Scattering of ashes to be held in Beaver, Utah.

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Marlo Galao Cabigon Jr.

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July 17, 2011
Marlo Galao Cabigon Jr., 28, of Honolulu, an Alakai Mechanical plumber, died in Honolulu. He was born in Candon City, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Irish M., parents Marlo Sr. and Gloria, brother Scott G. and grandparents Bernadita A. Galao and Casimero C. Cabigon. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com. Incorrect information published in an obituary on Wednesday.

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Isaiah Wailana Lindsey

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July 27, 2011
Isaiah Wailana “Naka” Lindsey, 25, of Waimea, Hawaii, a cowboy and rancher, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Honokaa. He is survived by fiancee Kehaulani David; sons Zaion Nobriga-Lindsey and Zaynen Lindsey; daughters Zaleyah and Zaylieani; father Eric; mother Puanani; grandmother Betty Ann Contrades; brothers Jonah Lindsey and Kulike and Taich Chong; and sisters Christy Nahale and Nikki Chong. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Aug. 13 at the Bannister Ranch in Ahualoa. Services: 11 a.m. For more information, call 333-1175. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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DEXTER LUM

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We celebrate a life that ended too soon. Our brother, uncle, mentor, rock. . .

DEXTER LUM
August 1, 1942-August 5, 2010.

Dear Dexter, Monday would have been your 69th birthday. The past year has been a difficult one without you as we miss you dearly. Even after a year, the tears still come as we must accept the fact that you are no longer on this earth. To fill this deep void we call upon the wonderful memories of all the fun celebrations we shared, full of love and laughter! Hau’oli la hanau dear Dexter. May you continue the celebration in Heaven with all our loved ones there. Until we meet again, the Oides, the Orsis and the Lymans.

Leona Jonalyn Laurie Anne Sebastian Mandac

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July 26, 2011
Leona Jonalyn Laurie Anne Sebastian Mandac, infant daughter of Rowena S. Ordonez and Laurence J.H.R. Mandac of Honolulu, died in Honolulu. She is also survived by brothers Jeremy I.S. Ordonez and Laurence S. Mandac Jr., and grandparents Gloria Sebastian, Ernest Villanueva, Henry Mandac and Clyde Mandac Sr. Private services.

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June Yee Chun Mar

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July 5, 2011
June Yee Chun Mar, 78, of
Honolulu, a retired seamstress, died in Waipahu. She was born in China. She is survived by son Kenny and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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The Rev. Daniel William Joseph McNichol

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July 29, 2011
The Rev. Daniel William Joseph “Father Dan” McNichol, 70, of Honolulu, a retired Roman Catholic priest who served at various parishes in Hawaii, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Pennsylvania. He is survived by grandnephew Joey Salvador. Visitations: 6 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, 712 N. School St. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Stefanie M. Bonilla Meiers

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July 31, 2011
Stefanie M. Bonilla Meiers, 58, of Waianae, a University of Hawaii custodian supervisor, died in Wai anae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Chris G.; daughter Lisa M.; hanai daughter Christine Ho; brother Joseph W. Bonilla; sisters Bernadine A. Bonilla, Darlene Aliimanuo‘kai, Jo-Ann F. Ramirez and Vanessa Alvarado; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.

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HISAO MIKUNI

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HISAO MIKUNI

Age 98, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away July 8, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born March 8, 1913 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Retired carpenter, Fort Shafter. A WWII veteran serving in the Military Intelligence Service.

He is survived by wife, Mitsuko Mikuni; daughter, Aileen Mikuni; sisters, Ayako Tagawa, Masako Kawai; 2 grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Private Services were held.

Frances A. New

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July 22, 2011
Frances A. “Tunie” New, 61, of Waianae died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ronald Sr.; sons Ronald Jr. and Mark; daughters Reene Hess, Regina Sabala, Michelle Szadkowski-Poti and IvyJean New-Christopher; brothers Eugene “Pui” and Tommy Teixeira; sisters Cynthia Sterner and Susan and Vivian “April” Teixeira; 28 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitations: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. Wednesday. Committal services: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual and aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Randel William Park

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July 17, 2011
Randel William Park, 61, of
Kaneohe, owner of Bill Park’s Upholstery & Drapery, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Everetta, daughters Addie Kim and Holly Park, brother Rodney K. and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings. No flowers. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneral services.com.

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Cirila Dugay Robles

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July 12, 2011
Cirila Dugay Robles, 90, of Waipahu, a retired dietary aide at the former Leeward Hospital now known as Pali Momi Medical Center, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Patrick and Lawrence, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Casual and aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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James K. Enos Sr.

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July 26, 2011
James K. Enos Sr., 87, of Goodyear, Ariz., a retired Army sergeant first class, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marylou; son John; daughters Faith Mading, Kuulei Stockman and Hope Ward; stepsons Paul and Michael Pena; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services to be held in Phoenix. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the El Zaribah Children’s Hospital Transportation Fund, 552 N. 40th St., Phoenix, AZ 85008.

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Daniel A Peterson Sr.

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July 18, 2011
Daniel A. “Pops” Peterson Sr., 64, of Wai anae, a Navy veteran, died in Waianae. He was born in Leonardville, Riley, Kan. He is survived by sons Carl “CJ”, Ronald Jay, Bobby Lee and Daniel Allen Jr.; daughter Eva Louise Coe; brother Bill; sisters Jean Olsen and Sarah Hagenmeier; hanai brothers Mike and Bob Olsen and Bernie Peterson; and 15 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. Thursday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Benjamin Taroc

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July 18, 2011
Benjamin “Benny” Taroc, 65, of Mililani, a U.S. Marine Corps recruiter and an American Youth Soccer Organization coach and referee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by daughters Shannon C.M. Ezawa, Rheva K.K. Lewis and Tammy A.S. and Shayna L.A. Taroc; brothers Lorenzo Casabar and Marcelino Taroc; sisters Betty Casabar, Katherine Samiano and Thelma Tamagawa; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. Thursday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Lorraine Mahealani Mew Kam Teo

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July 16, 2011
Lorraine Mahealani Mew Kam Teo, 77, of Kapolei, a Kodak Film and Yum Yum Tree retiree, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by husband Iuleti; sons Randy, Marvin, Scott and Reynolds Kim; daughters Jan Caspino and Loriann Teo; brother Richard Ah Lee Sam Jr.; sisters Alice Baptiste and Judith Rodrigues; 17 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 92-900 Makakilo Drive, Makakilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Mary Rebecca Lee Sabanal Villarmia

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July 14, 2011
Mary Rebecca Lee Sabanal Villarmia, 98, of Kapolei died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Reginald Sabanal; daughters Theresa Alipio, Dorothy Paredes, Maxima Stewart and Veronica Yonehiro; 33 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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Ryan Dustin Wagner

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July 29, 2011
Ryan Dustin “Little Buddy” Wagner, 6, of Schofield Barracks, died at home. He was born in Killeen, Texas. He is survived by parents Joshua and Anita, brothers Jacob and Cameron, and grandparents Jessica Vasquez, Gregory Wagner and Suzanne Evola. Private services.

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Florence Yoshiko Watanabe

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June 29, 2011
Florence Yoshiko Watanabe, 90, of Honolulu, a Darina Inc. pattern maker, died in St. Francis Hospice, Puiwa. She was born in Waianae. She is survived by sons Eugene N. and Donald I., daughters June R. Kamioka and Sandra K. Shibasaki, brother Donald N. Tanaka, sister Phyllis S. Nosaka, 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran