Archive for September 29th, 2011

Juan M. Agbigay

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Sept. 17, 2011
Juan M. Agbigay, 89, of Hilo, a diversified farmer, and a police officer and mail carrier in the Philippines, died. He was born in Batac, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Concepcion; sons Alberto, Erlindo and Wenceslao; daughters Ernesta Dela Cruz, Ofelia Solmerin, Edita Castro, Amelia Baclig and Emelyn Ilar; half brothers Anthony, Daniel, Bernard Jr., Lawrence and Francis; half sisters Diane Easley, Evelyn Schwarz and Bernadette Agbigay; 20 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. All-night vigil to follow at the family residence in Hilo. Additional visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass at noon. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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Noah Russell Dredla

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Sept. 19, 2011
Noah Russell Dredla, infant son of Russell M. and Hilary B. of Durham, N.C., died. He was born in Bursa, Turkey. He is also survived by grandparents Garry and Anne Bowman, Michael and Shirlynne Dredla, and Suzanna Dee. Services in Durham. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Summit Church’s Brier Creek Campus in Durham, in care of the Noah Dredla Memorial Fund for ministry in Central Asia.

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Vanessa Lee Leolani Dudoit

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Sept. 15, 2011
Vanessa Lee Leolani Dudoit, 47, of Maili died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Charles Sr. and Katherine, brothers Victor and Charles Jr., and sister Lorelei Kramer. Visitation: 10 a.m. Oct. 8 at Paradise Chapel, 87-125 Maipalaoa Road, Maili. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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NANCY NATSUKO HIGASHI

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NANCY NATSUKO HIGASHI

Age 80, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away September 13, 2011 in Honolulu. Born August 4, 1931 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

She is survived by son, Ronald (Karen) Higashi; daughters, Sharon Higashi, Wendy (Derek) Kakogawa; brother, Robert Oshiro; sisters, Masako Fukumoto, Sally Oshiro; numerous nephew and nieces.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (October 3) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Burial 10:30 a.m. Tuesday (October 4) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

David Roland Horcajo

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July 25, 2011
David Roland Horcajo, 61, of Honolulu, formerly of Kaaawa, a state Department of Public Safety cook, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dani Jean; brothers Robert, Nathan, Genesis, Richard and Paul; and sisters Leona Garvida and Marvalee and Sarah Horcajo. Services: 11 a.m. Oct. 8 at Kahana Valley State Park. Burial at a later date on Molokai. Lei welcome.

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William Pihe Josiah

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Sept. 22, 2011
William Pihe “Pinky” Josiah, 66, of Honolulu, a Kaewai Elementary School maintenance supervisor, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Juanita; sons Joseph, William and David; stepson Shannon Saise; stepdaughters Leilani and Juanita Saise; brother Joseph Jr.; sisters Katherine Afong, Margaret Figueroa, Caroline Miller and Mary Adam; 23 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Alice Shizuno Kawano

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Sept. 17, 2011
Alice Shizuno Kawano, 85, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Nolan and Denis, daughter Alicia Oh, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Hideyuki Kono

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Sept. 14, 2011
Hideyuki Kono, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Electric Co. load dispatcher, died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Alice K., son Gary A., daughter Earlyn H. Otake and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Samuel Kealoha Ohelo Lyman

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Sept. 24, 2011
Samuel Kealoha Ohelo “Sam” Lyman, 68, of Granville, Ohio, an Ohio State Highway Patrol network administrator, aerospace industry programmer and a Navy veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Newark, Ohio. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Samantha Macchia and Amber Brasch; brothers Joseph and Lloyd Ohelo, Norman Hanuna and Michael Kim; sister Babe Huber; and four grandchildren. Services in Granville. Inurnment to be held next summer in Hawaii. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, P.O. Box 183112, Columbus, OH 43218-3112. Online condolences: www.caringbridge.org/ visit/samlyman.

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LYNN BAGA MATA

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LYNN BAGA MATA

Age 75, of Honolulu, passed away September 22, 2011 at her home. Born November 30, 1935 in Manila, Philippines. DJ for KISS-AM and member of the choir at Holy Trinity; and jewelry sales at Ben Bridge.

She is survived by daughters, Rubylyn B. Mata-Viti, Melani Ann B. (Rodney) Mata-Carias, Gail Mata (Scot) Arakaki; brother, Dom V. Baga; sisters, Trini B. Cocson, Remy V. Baga; eight grandchildren, Taylor Viti, Ariel Carias, Zachary Carias, Mikayla Carias, Gabriel Carias, Ezekiel Carias, Luke Arakaki & Zane Arakaki; nieces and nephews.

Visitation 6 p.m. Monday 10/3 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. at Holy Trinity Church, 5919 Kalanianaole Hwy, Mass 10 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Charles Atsumi Miyata

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Feb. 23, 2011
Charles Atsumi Miyata, 91, of Honolulu, a mason contracting company owner, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Janet, son Gaylord and daughters Cheryl and Lynda. Private services.

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Federico Bulatao Pascua

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Sept. 2, 2011
Federico Bulatao “Pedring” Pascua, 93, of Waipahu, a retired Del Monte Fresh Produce truck driver, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Mangatarum, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Salvacion O.; sons Camilo, Jesse, Joaquin “King” and Mike; daughter Norma Bernardo; sister Emin Garlit; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:15 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Alice Chieno Sasaki

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Aug. 25, 2011
Alice Chieno Sasaki, 88, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Theresa Delos Santos, brothers Kazuo and Kenneth Gibo, a grandchild and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Joel Fotuatungua Lolo Sr.

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Sept. 19, 2011
Joel “Sioeli” Fotuatungua Lolo Sr., 57, of Waimanalo, a contractor and owner of Lolo Builders LLC, died. He was born in Tonga. He is survived by wife Florene; sons Simote and Tyrel Lolo, Iotamo Kamakea, Joel Lolo Jr. and Chris Santiago; brothers Simaile Lolo Vea, Ilaiasi Manumanu and Takai Mofae Vea; sisters Sela Finau, Mele Ulukau and Toakase Kaufusi; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Free Church of Tonga. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Ginshiro Takahashi

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Aug. 17, 2011
Ginshiro Takahashi, 86, of Las Vegas, a retired draftsman, died in Las Vegas. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Aiko, daughter Chandra Zwick and sister Toshiko Nakayama. Private burial.

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Robert Kinneberg Thomas

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Sept. 22, 2011
Robert Kinneberg Thomas, 85, of Honolulu died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Lincoln, Neb. He is survived by sons Jerome E. and Tony T., and sister Elizabeth Garrett. Private services.

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