Archive for August 13th, 2011

Elma T. Cabral

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Aug. 7, 2011
Elma T. Cabral, 101, of Arcadia Retirement Residence died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Lowrey Dan, daughter Sheila, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Christopher Labiano Camero

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July 12, 2011
Christopher Labiano Camero, 19, of Waimea, Hawaii, a Marine Corps lance corporal, will be remembered in services 7 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Thursday at Annunciation Catholic Church, Waimea. He was born in Cauayan, Philippines. He is survived by parents Carlos and Norma, hanai parents Jose and Florida Ballio, sister Sarrah and grandparents Lapaz Camero and Lucia Labiano. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday at the church. Burial to follow services Thursday at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery, Kailua-Kona. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Renate Chun

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Aug. 3, 2011
Renate Chun, 81, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Furth, Bavaria, Germany. She is survived by husband Raymond K.Y., daughters Esther Frankel and Monika Fowler, and sister Martha Grzeschik. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Richard Fumio Hadama

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Aug. 2, 2011
Richard Fumio Hadama, 80, of Kaneohe, a state Department of Education administrator and an Army veteran, died in Hawaii Medical Center West. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Janet, son Mark, daughter Patrice Oji, brother Walter, sisters Shigeko Ogata and Setsuko Kabayashi, and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Theresa Hunt

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July 20, 2011
Theresa Hunt, 74, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii Employment Training Center professor, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by sons Richard Haas and Vance Hunt, brother Gino Feliciano, sisters Mona Liebich and Catherine Lopez, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 20 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Kailua. Mass: 11 a.m.

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Seikichi Ikehara

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Aug. 8, 2011
Seikichi Ikehara, 91, of Hanapepe, Kauai, an American Factory laborer and Sunrise Cafe cook, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by sons Sidney and Clinton, daughter Sally Adolfo, brother Seiichi, sister Beatrice Moreira, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Kenneth Toshiyuki Isekawa

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July 21, 2011
Kenneth Toshiyuki Isekawa, 65, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard pipe fitter and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Theodore T. and sister Mary S. Nakamura. Private services.

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Elias Devadeb Mariano Jr.

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July 29, 2011
Elias Devadeb Mariano Jr., 69, of Honolulu, a Sears maintenance employee, died in Aiea. He was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Julita, son Dino, daughter Josel and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. Philo-mena’s Catholic Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Wilma Kawakami

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Aug. 9, 2011
Wilma “Wilo” Kawakami, 61, of Honolulu, a Mokulele Airlines reservationist, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons James and Aaron Bolosan, and Kaleo Kawakami; daughter Kimberly Bolosan; brother Patrick; sisters Antoinette Perez and Joy Pavao; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Laura “Nohenani” Bliss Linkee

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LAURA ‘NOHENANI” BLISS LINKEE

Born Fairfax Virginia Died at Queens hospital 7/30/11 at 1:30am

Survived by husband Charles ‘charlie’ Linkee stepsons Isaiah Josiah grandson

Employ Ilima Hotel Asst. general manager. 15 yrs. of loyal service.

Hawaiian at heart sharing the culture. She love it, shown it, proud of it. Member: NaHHa, Mohalapua Ilima, Hotel association, Directed Ilima hotel choir.

Wonderful wife, friend and life partner. I love you. Loved by many, never forgotten.

services pending.

Tatsumi Matsumoto

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July 24, 2011
Tatsumi Matsumoto, also known as “Matsu” and “Tats,” 88, of Honolulu, a retired Holmes and Narver carpenter and an Army veteran who served in World War IIwith the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Headquarters Company 3rd Battalion, died. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Irene Y.; daughters Sandra Y. Usui, Dianne A. Aburamen, Linda H. Komori and Karen S. Morimoto; brothers Masao and Yasu; sister Hatsume Wong; and three grandchildren. Private services.

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James F. Miller

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July 28, 2011
James F. Miller, 70, of Kaneohe, a retired Army first sergeant and a state retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Indiana. He is survived by wife Martina; sons Patrick and Bruce White, and Ben Miller; daughter Margo; brother Dr. Richard; sisters Dorothy Anderson and Patricia Vickers; and nine grand- children. Services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

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HARRIET ALI’I KAPEKA KAHAUNANI PAU’OLE POTTER

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HARRIET POTTER

89, of Ho’olehua, Moloka’i, a Moloka’i General Hospital retiree, passed away at her home on July 3, 2011.

She is survived by daughters Honey Peelua, Judie Davidson, and Melanie Lee; sons James, Jr. and Jerry; sisters Mary Horner, Bessie DeMello, and Violet Rodrigues; and numerous mo’opuna.

Visitation 9:00 am Saturday, August 20 at Ho’olehua Congregational Church; Funeral Service at 11:00.

Ann Esther Quastel

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July 5, 2011
Ann Esther Quastel, 95, of Honolulu, a travel consultant, died in Joy Lazo’s Adult Foster Homecare, Waipahu. She was born in England. She is survived by nephews Drs. David M.R. and Michael, and niece Barbara Glick. No services.

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Henry Francis Rosa

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June 28, 2011
Henry Francis Rosa, 62, of Pearl City, formerly of Makua, a tour bus driver at Grayline Tours, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Larrilyn; sons Henry F. Jr., Phillip H. and Daniel; brothers Louis G. Jr., John and Tomas; sisters Virginia Siamani, Antonette Salavea and Janice Smiley; and five grandchildren. Services held. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com. Additional information for an obituary published Aug. 1.

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Irene Kimiyo Takahama

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July 1, 2011
Irene Kimiyo Takahama, 91, of Honolulu, a beautician, died in Honolulu. She was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. She is survived by sisters Mildred H. Suganuma and Yoshiko Miyashiro. Private services.

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Semisi Fanua Tuita

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Aug. 7, 2011
Semisi Fanua Tuita, 65, of Honolulu, a Red Lobster cook’s helper, died at home. He was born in Neafu, Vavau, Tonga. He is survived by wife Asia Mary, son Eteuate, daughters Seini and Vika, brothers Vailima and Viliame Vakauta, sister Etta Harris and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 a.m. Friday. Burial: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Judith Ebalaroza Visoria

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June 17, 2011
Judith Ebalaroza Visoria, 72, of Kahului, a retired White Sands Hotel day porter, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Steven; daughter Debbie; brothers Phillip, Sergio “Johnny” Jr. and Michael Ebalaroza; sister Norma “Nicky” McCoy; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Friday at New Life Church Honolulu, 1190 Nuuanu Ave. Casual attire. No flowers. For more information, call Norma McCoy at 348-8283.

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Edward Sun Dart Wong

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July 29, 2011
Edward Sun Dart Wong, 88, of Honolulu, a retired state bank examiner and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice-Nuuanu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Patsy K.H., sons Dexter and Gregory, daughters Karen Shak and Beverly Lum, brother Robert, sisters Janet Lee and Nancy Chun, and six grandchildren. Private services.

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Lily Aiko Yamabe

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Aug. 4, 2011
Lily Aiko Yamabe, 81, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harold H., stepsons Rodney and Randall, brother Yasu Arakaki and sister Jean Rubin. Private services. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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