Archive for September 12th, 2011

Lilia Menor Fermin Agcaoili

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Aug. 10, 2011
Lilia Menor Fermin Agcaoili, 69, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Demetrio; sons Errol, Roel and Bryan; daughter Jerrylyn Nicolas; father Rafael Fermin; brothersWarlitoSr., Felimon, Willie and Alejo Fermin; sisters Carlina Dunbrique and Crecencia Pangilinan; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324Omilo Lane, Kalihi. Mass: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial:11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Dorothy N. Canaday

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Sept. 1, 2011
Dorothy N. “Dolly” Canaday, 76, of Haleiwa, a retired Volume Services cook at Waimea Falls Park, died in Haleiwa. She was born inKahakuloa, Maui. She is survived by sons Gerald L. Jr., Thomas G., Warren and Terry; daughters Darlani Young, Leinani Verdadero and Martha Akina; brother Thomas Kekona; sistersWinona Braun, Victoria Aiwohi and Valerie Hoopai; 21 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Sts. Peter &Paul Catholic Church. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Bruce Michael Chong

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Aug. 31, 2011
Bruce Michael “Bear” Chong, 43, of Honolulu, a Lanakila Pacific Workforce Resources employment instructor, died in Kaiser Medical Center, Moanalua. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by parents Wendall K.W. and Aileen R., brother Ryan T.H. and grandparent Sadako Nakatani. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Community Church of Honolulu, 2345 Nuuanu Ave. Casual attire. No flowers.

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FLORENCE S.N. HIBBS

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FLORENCE
S.N. HIBBS

Age 89, of Pearl City, passed away August 21, 2011 at Leahi Hospital. Born February 18, 1922 in Kukaiau, Hamakua, HI.

She is survived by son, Mark Hibbs; daughters, Edwina (Edward, Jr.) Pratt, Rhoda (Les) Foutz, Michelle (Bobby) Lum Ho, Paulette (Kenneth) Doane, Brenda (Randall) Ogata, Connie (Jeffrey) Melemai; 20 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren.

Private services were held.

Patrick S. Kahuila

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Sept. 7, 2011
Patrick S. Kahuila, 75, of Waianae, an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Kaupo, Maui. He is survived by wife Helen J.; brother WalterT.F. Hiu; and sisters Yolanda Hauki, Nancy Bond, Beatrice Cherry and Nora Hiu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Waipio Community Baptist Church, 94-1210 Waipio Uka St., Waipahu. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Masao Kajioka

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Aug. 5, 2011
Masao “Mayan” Kajioka, 90, of Honolulu, a journeyman carpenter, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kenney M., daughterJanise K. Otsuji, brother Hitoshi, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Randy Ula Kealoha

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Aug. 26, 2011
Randy Ula Kealoha, 53, of Honolulu died in Aloha Nursing Home. He was born in Oakland, Calif. He is survived by mother Beatrice and brothers Vernon, Louis and Andre. Private services.

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Crissinsiana LapasBatula

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Aug. 4, 2011
Crissinsiana Lapas “Cris” Batula, 85, of Kapolei, a retiree of Zippy’s in Waipahu, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Lyle and Aaron; daughters Zoe-Ann Navariz, Joy Hipperson and Jan Batula; brother Frank Lapas; sisters Margaret White,JosephinePhillips, Rose Aleman, Tina King and Rusty Rennie; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Jude Church, 92-455 MakakiloDrive. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.

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Richard Noboru Mori

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Aug. 18, 2011
Richard Noboru Mori, 81, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed television repairman, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Anahola, Kauai. He is survived by wife Miyoko, daughter Sue Ann C. Moriwaki and sister Laura Yamanaka. Private services.

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Ralph K. Okimura

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Aug. 23, 2011
Ralph K. “Kalik” Okimura, 83, of Hilo, a retired M. Sonomura Contracting Co. heavy equipment operator, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Randal, Danny and Christopher Okimura, and Alvin Segawa; daughters Eve Ah Fong and Leilehua Jack-Segawa; brother Joe; sister Evelyn Kondo; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Rokuro Saito

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ROKURO SAITO

Rokuro Saito, 84, of Honolulu, a retired salesman for Love’s Bakery, passed away on August 30, 2011 at Straub Hospital. He was born on June 8, 1927 in Honolulu.

He is survived by his wife, Betty, daughter, Shirleen (Kenneth) Horimoto, granddaughter, Sheri (Allan) Sagayaga, great grandson, Kellen Rokuro Sagayaga, two brothers, Ronald and Harold, two sisters, Tetsu Yamashita and Loretta Hakikawa, and sister-in-law, Molly Saito.

Visitation will be at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service will start at 6:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

ALEXANDRIA “DINO” MATTOS SANCHEZ

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ALEXANDRIA “DINO” MATTOS SANCHEZ

Age 86, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away August 23, 2011 in Kapolei. Born March 2, 1925 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Alexandria was formerly employed by the Honolulu Bldg & Maintenance Department & Kaneohe Marine Air Corp Base as a custodian. She was also formerly employed as a teachers aide in Sunnyvale, CA.

She is survived by sons, Carlos (Diane) Sanchez of CA, Anthony (Yvonne) Sanchez of CA; daughters: Ruby Ayala of NV, Roseline Sanchez, Elizbeth Sayers of CA, Antonette (Rodney) Rodrigues; hanai daughter, Yvonne Sanchez; sisters, Alice Santana, Lucy (Santiago) Vilanova, Tina Penna, Josephine (Daniel) Hernandez of CA, Mary Ann (Earl), Nishimura of NV; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (September 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Burial 10:00 a.m. Saturday (September 17) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Chiyoko Tanaka

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Aug. 27, 2011
Chiyoko Tanaka, 87, of Honolulu, formerly of Japan, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Hong Kong. She is survived by husband Yoshio, son RaymondS., daughter Betty Y., three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Mitsuko Tengan

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Aug. 19, 2011
Mitsuko Tengan, 86, ofKahului, a retired state Department of Education teacher at Kapunahala Elementary School, died. She was born in Anahola, Kauai. She is survived by husband Raymond T.; son Robin M.; daughter Karen A. Goo; sisters Josephine S. Wong, Sharon M. Higa and Lillian Y. Tengan; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services and inurnment to follow. Casual attire.

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Wendy Sachi Uemura

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Sept. 1, 2011
Wendy Sachi Uemura, 52, of Honolulu, a state Department of Education technology coordinator, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Gordon and sisters Judith Kawazoe, AmyMasuhara and Kelly Ann Kanbe. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park &Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Hercules Vierra

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Aug. 23, 2011
Hercules Vierra, 85, of Waialua, a retired Waialua Sugar Plantation hauler operator and an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wifeFrances, sons Damien and Gerard, daughter Geraldine Deliz, brother Roger and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Marion Wilk Wansor

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Sept. 5, 2011
Marion Wilk Wansor, 84, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a business owner, seamstress and fashion and costume designer for numerous hula halau, theater and dance productions, died in Life Care Center of Kona. She was born in Queens, N.Y. She is survived by daughters Betsy Iona-Naihe and Susan Young, three grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Sept. 24 at Pukaana Congregational Church, Kealia. No flowers.

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