Archive for October 2nd, 2011

CECILE AWAPUHI MACHADO “JEANIE”

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CECILE AWAPUHI MACHADO “JEANIE”
Age 58, died @ home September 10, 2011. Awapuhi and her family lived in Waimanalo, she was raised in her early childhood days on Keanae, Maui. She worked as a house cleaner. She loved all things of the Hawaiian Culture. She had such a Beautiful Smile that could Brighten anyones day. “Her family truely misses her and loves her very much”. Survied by her husband of 38 years, JOSEPH LIMALOA MACHADO; Sons: Irwin Saffery III, Jarrett “Kalipo” (Tammy) Machado; Daughters: Kimberly (Gilbert) Machado, Dal-jean (Joe) Kipapa; 5 Grandsons; 12 Grand Daughters; 2 Sisters: Shirley Wilcox; Diana Kupahu, lots of nieces and nephews. She will be reunited with her parents, Esther & Irwin Saffery, her brothers: Irwin Jr. “Shot Gun” & Kalani, Sister: Steven, and her Hanai Son: Steven Kalani Wilcox. “Celebration of her new life”. Thursday October 6, 2011. Visitations & Services: 10:00a.m-2:00p.m @ Hawaiian Memorial Burial: 2:00 p.m @ Hawaii State Veterans.

Mary Claudia Abad

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Sept. 3, 2011
Mary Claudia Abad, 88, of Wahiawa died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. She is survived by son Julian; daughters Judith Luis, Stephanie Skaggs and Charmaine Abad; brother George; sister Anita Comilang; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Melinda Sue Agan

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Sept. 28, 2011
Melinda Sue Agan, 53, of Omao, Kauai, self-employed with Kauai Vacations Rental, died. She was born in Hollywood, Calif. She is survived by husband Derreck; sons Daniel, Jonathan and Sean O’Flaherty; daughters Rachel, Holly and Melinda O’Flaherty; father Joseph Sandie; mother Helen Sutherland; and brother Kent Sandie. Services: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Garden Island Mortuary.

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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 Daniel Anakalea and Anthony, Bernard Jr., Lawrence and Francis Agbigay; half sisters Diane Easley, Evelyn Schwarz and Bernadette Nakano; 20 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Services held. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.

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Mabel Arnett

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June 6, 2011
Mabel Arnett, 94, of Saugus, Calif., died in Saugus. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Jeptha E., Alfred J. and Lawrence W.; two sisters; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 9:15 a.m. Friday at St. John Vianney’s Church, Kailua. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to charity.

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Catherine Shizue Taira Asato

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Sept. 25, 2011
Catherine Shizue Taira Asato, 89, of Aiea, a retired accounting and finance clerk at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Gail H. Crosson, brother Albert A. Taira, sisters Jane T. Chang and Edna T. Oshiro, and caregivers Moises and Maribel Viray. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Juanito Lactam Bayle

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Sept. 25, 2011
Juanito Lactam Bayle, 71, of Wailuku, a taxi operator, died at home. He was born in Dupax del Norte, Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines. He is survived by wife Gloria G.; sons Julius and Michael; daughter Janicette; sisters Lydian Batoon, Estela Ariaga, Bella Dres and Carmelita Castillo; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Church. Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Maui Memorial Park, Gardens of Meditation. Casual attire.

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Genevieve Josephine Perreira Cabos

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Sept. 24, 2011
Genevieve Josephine Perreira Cabos, 79, of Kula, Maui, a retired Kula Elementary School janitress, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by son Ted Jr., daughter Jocelyn M. Paishon, brother Lawrence Perreira, sister Margaret Medeiros, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Christ the King Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Wendall John Dias

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Sept. 24, 2011
Wendall John Dias, 54, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a Kukuiolono Golf Course machine operator, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by son Jonah, daughter Rachel, mother Dolores, brothers David and Sam, and caregiver Kathy. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kukuiolono Golf Course.

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Violet Pasco Duguran

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Sept. 22, 2011
Violet Pasco Duguran, 74, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Kailua-Kona, a nursing home housekeeper and coffee and tomato farmer, died in Missouri. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Gregory, Gary and Gabriel; daughters Gloria Styer, Georgina Stephens and Verna Cabulizan, and Gale, Grace and Violet Duguran; brothers George Sr. and Tony Pasco, and Robinson and John Reyes; sisters Clara Collingwood, Dolores Sarme, Fely Asuncion and Florence Aninion; 25 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church Hall, Honaunau, Hawaii. Mass at noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

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EVELYN FELECITAS FERNANDEZ

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EVELYN FELECITAS FERNANDEZ
Jan. 4, 1924-Sept. 21, 2011

Evelyn Felecitas Fernandez, beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and aunt passed away on 9/21/2011 in Henderson, Nevada. She was 87. She was born on 1/4/1924 in Waialua, HI. In 1986, she retired from a 35 year career in the Federal Government and eventually moved to California then to Henderson, NV.

Evelyn is survived by sons, Sanford (Gloria) from San Jose, Leslie (Taina) Kaimuki, HI, Eugene (Janice) Henderson, NV, Russell (Jeannette) Colorado, and Jason, Henderson, NV. Daughters Annette (Steve) Cabato, Mililani, HI, Diane (Jimmy) Guzman, Fairfield, CA and Melissa (Lito) Simpliciano, Vacaville, CA. Also survived by 22 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren.

Visitation and Rosary will be at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home on Wed, 10/5/2011 from 5-9 pm, 1850 W. Texas St., Fairfield, CA 94533. Celebration of Mass will be on Thur., 10/6/2011, 11:00 am, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, 2700 Dover Ave., Fairfield, CA 94533. Burial to follow at Fairmont Memorial Park, 1901 Union Ave., Fairfield, CA

Bryan-Braker Funeral Home; 707-425-4697; www.bryan braker.com.

Masayoshi Fujita

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Sept. 14, 2011
Masayoshi “Masa” Fujita, 84, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a retired state vocational rehabilitation counselor and an Army veteran, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Hanapepe. He is survived by wife Teruko, daughters Doreen M. Fujita-Hino and Colette C. Akahoshi, brothers Takeshi and Sadao, sister Karen K. Kamada and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Hanapepe United Church of Christ. Services: 10:30 a.m. No flowers.

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Dionicio Malvar Ganir

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Sept. 3, 2011
Dionicio Malvar Ganir, 88, of Waipahu, a farmer, died in Waipahu. He was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Cleotilde, son Macario, daughters Charito Ng and Lorenza “Lory” Ganir-Hermano, sister Pascuala Payoyo, nine grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Robert Donald Gee

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Sept. 21, 2011
Robert Donald Gee, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Navy officer, died in Ewa. He was born in Pennsylvania. He is survived by wife Roberta “Robbie,” daughter Katherine L. Fujimori and two grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Annabelle K. Gower

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Sept. 23, 2011
Annabelle K. Gower, 63, of Mililani died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Anna K., brother Kirt and sisters Florence Lierman and June Wilson. Private services.

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David Roland Horcajo

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July 25, 2011
David Roland Horcajo, 61, of Honolulu, formerly of Kaaawa, a cook with the state Department of Public Safety, died. He was born in Hoolehua, Molokai. He is survived by wife Dani Jean; brothers Robert, Nathan, Genesis, Richard and Paul; and sisters Leona Garvida and Marvalee and Sarah Horcajo. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Kahana Valley State Park. Services: 10 a.m. Burial at a later date on Molokai. Lei welcome. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.

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Brian Kiyoshi Horikami

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Sept. 25, 2011
Brian Kiyoshi Horikami, 57, of Lihue, a Servco Hawaii executive, died. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by companion Paula Sokei, daughter Carrie, mother Yasumi, brother Clyde and sisters Gail Mau and Edean Chu. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Kenneth Kazuo Iboshi

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KENNETH KAZUO IBOSHI
3/5/1938 – 9/19/2011

Passed away peacefully on September 19, 2011 at the age of 73. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Carole, their children Kent, Karen and Greg, and grandchildren Danica and Marco.

A loving husband, father, and grandfather, Ken was a general contractor and CEO of Oahu Construction Company. He was an accomplished golfer and was a member of Oahu Country Club and Honolulu Country Club. Ken and Carole recently moved to Las Vegas where they were enjoying their retirement.

A Celebration of Life remembrance will be held at Oahu Country Club on Sunday, October 9 from 9:00 – 11:00 am. Aloha attire.

The Rev. Noah Kaaumoana Kalama III

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Sept. 17, 2011
The Rev. Noah Kaaumoana Kalama III, 56, of Waikane, formerly of Waimanalo, an Oahu Transport Services bus driver, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Myronnette “Candy” Au-Kalama; son Tyson; daughters Kainuwai Long, Lahela Kamaka and Desiree K. Keliikuli; parents Solomon H. and Alberta P.; brothers Solomon “Mona,” John, Timothy “Ilima,” Boyd, Zac and Jerry; sisters Penny Kapule, Raenette Plunkett and Cheryl Fernandez; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday and 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday and noon Saturday. Burial: 3 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Billie K. Ikeda

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Sept. 23, 2011
Billie K. Ikeda, 68, of Honolulu, a University of Hawaii graphic artist, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by husband Wayne, son Darin, daughter Adrien Dilliner, sister Carri and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Antionette Ululani Insillio

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Sept. 15, 2011
Antionette Ululani Insillio, 54, of Waianae, a city Parks and Recreation Department supervisor, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Henrietta L.; brother Antonio Jr.; and sisters Marlene, Ann and Blossom. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Itsuyo Isaacs

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Sept. 11, 2011
Itsuyo Isaacs, 85, of Pearl City, a retired registered nurse for Dr. James Wong, died in Manoa Senior Care. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Bruce H. and David A., daughter Cathy A. Tanida, sister Kinuko Morinaka, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Larry Yasuo Izawa

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Sept. 12, 2011
Larry Yasuo Izawa, 67, of Honolulu, a retired Fort Shafter computer control clerk and an Army veteran, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Severa Bonoan and sisters Marion Niibu, Bertha Fujioka and Amy Suzuki. Private services.

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CLEMENT PATRICK ENOKA JR.

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CLEMENT PATRICK ENOKA JR.

Clement P. Enoka Jr. was born on August 25, 1942 to Clement Patrick Enoka Sr. and Adeline Enoka. He passed away on September 19, 2011 at the age of 69 surrounded by his loving family and friends and dressed in his favorite Manuheali’i shirt.

Born and raised in Papakolea, HI, Clem attended Lincoln Elementary and Stevenson Intermediate before attending Kamehameha School for Boys Class of 1960. In his time at Kamehameha Schools, Clem excelled at many subjects and sports including basketball, football, and shot put. He also paddled with Waikiki Surf Club, paddling the Moloka’i Channel five times.

Sergeant Clem Enoka had 27 years of service with the Honolulu Police Department in Patrol, Head of Parks Police, Crime Reduction Unit in Kailua, Detective, District 3, and District 4. He was a Graduate of “Hanauma Bay”. After his retirement from the HPD, Clem moved on to Director of Security at Waikiki Trade Center for 14 years and Director of Security of Waterfront Plaza-Restaurant Row for 6 years.

Being “Coach Enoka” was a huge part of his life. He coached football at his Alma Mater, Kamehameha Schools, then briefly at Damien Memorial School. At Kamehameha Schools, he coached the Intermediate, JV, and Varsity football teams for 25 years and the Varsity Golf team for 24 years becoming the ILH Golf Coordinator at that time. In his free time, he was an avid golfer and football enthusiast. He was a part of many sports organizations including President of Police Makai Golf Club and NoeNoe’s Patio Mountain-Ball league team. He was the Owner/President of “Golf Tournaments Made Easy” and organized charitable and scholarship fundraisers for many organizations including the American Diabetes Assoc., IREM, BOMA, ASIS, Na Hoku, etc. and PGA and LPGA Oahu Golf Tournaments. He was also a member and on the Board of Directors for the Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu.

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Maylene K. Enoka; Children: Taryn-Leigh (Titus) Chang, Tanya-Lee (Christopher) Villanueva, Tane-Lynn (Tausagafou “Jerry”) Togia, Clement (Kimberly) P. Enoka III; Hanai Children: Michael Ching; Grandchildren: Tiana-Leigh (Matthew) Paet, Trisha-Leigh Chang, Christopher Paul Villanueva, Tasha-Leigh (Kamuela) Yong, Tierra-Leigh Chang, Schae-Ann Enoka, Trenton Patrick Chang, Jonah Villanueva, ‘Iolani Enoka, Treydon Chang; Hanai Grandchildren: Jerry Faamaile; Great-Grandchildren: Kamaile-Ann Paet, Isaiah Chang-Amaral, Madden ‘Ikena Chang-Soliai; Brother: Clarence (Erleen) Enoka; Sisters: Jerre Jean (Hiram) Kaikaina, Star Nani (Philip) Pai.

Clem will always be remembered for his integrity, humility, and his loving and kind nature. He will forever be a husband, father, brother, papa, coach, and friend. He is greatly missed by all who knew him.

Services will be held at Kamehameha Schools Bernice Pauahi Bishop Memorial Chapel on Saturday October 8, 2011. Visitation 12:30pm-2:30pm Services 2:30pm – 3:30pm.

Christian E. Bal Jr.

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Sept. 24, 2011
Christian E. “Kaliko Palo” Bal Jr., 66, of Wailuku died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. Services held. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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CHOSEI KAMIMURA

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CHOSEI KAMIMURA
September 13, 2011

Chosei Kamimura, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Hickam AFB mechanic and Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Halaula, North Kohala. He was the husband of the late Daisy Masako (Mihata). He is survived by sons, Charles (Joy) and Dennis (Diane); sister Sadako Khil; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.

Mary Jane Knight

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Sept. 25, 2011

Mary Jane Knight, 71, of Kailua, a retired Kaimuki Public Library reference librarian, died in Hale Ho Aloha Nursing Home. She was born in Fossil, Ore. She is survived by companion Janet Swift, sons Stephen and Barry, daughters Elizabeth “Liz” Byrd and Laura Gaber; brother Jamie Steiwer; sisters Bridget Aldaraca and Dorothy Wright; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to Friends of the Library of Hawaii, 690 Pohukaina St., Honolulu, HI 96813.

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Eva Kaleilani Maiava

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Sept. 18, 2011
Eva Kaleilani Maiava, 56, of Hauula died. She was born in Hauula. She is survived by daughters Rosemary “Kekai” Peters and Roslyn Maiava; hanai son Kala Latuselu; parents Hawaii and Lautiti; brothers Talia Maiava, Richard Ahina and Vance, George, Clarence, Gerald and William Preston; sisters Kiddie Anderson, Wilma Kanoa, Moli Tawatao, Shirley Maiava, Misty Scanlan, Martha Jean “Jeannie” Aho, Aileen Piohia, June “Kahieau” Kailiponi, Gail Greene and Elizabeth “Kelu” Enriquez; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hauula 4th ward, makai chapel. Services at noon. Burial to follow at Hauula Cemetery. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Sarah Henry Manus

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Aug. 30, 2011
Sarah Henry “Aunty Sadie” Manus, 101, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Seattle. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son David, daughters Momi Kamau and Sheila Vortman, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Aloha attire.

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Patrocinia Corcino Martin

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Aug. 27, 2011
Patrocinia Corcino Martin, 68, of Honolulu, a retired Tasty Broiler cook, died at home. She was born in Piddig, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Wilbert; mother Criselda; brothers Primo, Mario, Jose and Stan; and sisters Victoria Nicolas, Josefina Martin-Matsuda, Violeta Martin, Marcelina Fiesta, Rosita Martin-Mabalot and Jesusa Martin-Chakeres. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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