Archive for October 3rd, 2011

Francisco Nicolas Bartolome

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Aug. 30, 2011
Francisco Nicolas “Frank” Bartolome, 78, of Pearl City, a retired Honolulu Country Club grounds machine operator, died in Aiea. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Ludivina N., son Jojo, daughter Nelia Vea, brothers Ernesto and Nelson, sister Natividad Fermin, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Susan Lefebre Breithaupt

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Sept. 25, 2011
Susan Lefebre “Susie” Breithaupt, 76, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Denver. She is survived by husband Franklin “Blackie”; sons Anthony Lefebre and Lawrence Alva; daughters Lani and Shawnee Breithaupt, and Lorraine Alva; brother Claude Lefebre; sister Louella Florentino; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Patrick Church, 1124 7th Ave. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Tina Patricia Chang

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Sept. 8, 2011
Dr. Tina Patricia Chang, 43, of Honolulu, a physician, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Greg, daughters Tiffannie and Tehannie, and mother Vina Chun. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Hearts Academy School Chapel, 3253 Waialae Ave. Services: 10:30 a.m. Green or aloha attire. No flowers.

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Eugene Iokepa-Moi Diamond

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Sept. 23, 2011
Eugene Iokepa-Moi “Kepa” Diamond, 47, of Honolulu, a First Hawaiian Bank security officer and Times Supermarket cashier, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Miyuki, daughter Frances “Leina,” stepson Keita Yajima, father A. Van Horn, mother Evagene, brother David “Keoni” and sisters Malia Lee and Kalai Diamond. Services and scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. Saturday at Magic Island, Ala Moana Beach Park.

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Kiyoko K. Ige

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Sept. 23, 2011
Kiyoko K. Ige, 90, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education cafeteria manager at Lincoln Elementary School, died. She was born in Haiku, Maui. She is survived by daughter Norine M. Oshiro, brothers Hideo and Katsusuke Kaneshiro, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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HENRY TOSHIYUKI KAMEI

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HENRY TOSHIYUKI KAMEI

Aka: Henry Nakano, age 82, of
Honolulu, passed away on September 20, 2011. Born in Honolulu, he retired from First Hawaiian Bank Main Branch. Preceded in death by his sister, Mildred Ueki, he is survived by his wife, Mildred Kamei; sons, Clinton (Suzanne) and Jason Kamei; brother, William (Yoshiye) Kamei; grandchildren, Joshua, Jessica, Christopher and Jenna and sisters-in-law, Gloria Shimoko and Sharon Nakai.

Visitation from 1:00 p.m. Sunday, October 9, 2011, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 2:00 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.

Henry Toshiyuki Kamei

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Sept. 20, 2011
Henry Toshiyuki Kamei, also known as Henry Toshiyuki Nakano, 82, of Honolulu, a retiree from First Hawaiian Bank’s main branch, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mildred M., sons Clinton K. and Jason R., brother William M. and four grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Annie K.S. Kaniaupio

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Sept. 11, 2011
Annie K.S. Kaniaupio, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel housekeeper and supervisor, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Bertha Kekahuna, hanai daughter Florence Mitsumura, sisters Lillian Ernestberg and Elsie Fivella, 15 grandchildren, numerous hanai grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and 18 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at the cemetery. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Russell Gregory Kasparek

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Sept. 25, 2011
Russell Gregory Kasparek, 57, of Waimea, Hawaii, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Connell, Wash. He is survived by brothers Rodney and David, and sister Dawn Harris. Private services.

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Dorothy Yooko Luke

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Aug. 15, 2011
Dorothy Yooko Luke, 83, of Honolulu, a retired teacher, died at home. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Michael; daughter Lisa; brothers Donald, Robert and Dr. Marc Yoshizumi; and sister Agnes Okazaki. Private services.

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Tricia Akiko Matsumoto

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Sept. 23, 2011
Tricia Akiko Matsumoto, 43, of Honolulu died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Robert and Janice, brother Jon M., sister Sandra K. and caregiver Gladys Menor. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Richard Zenji Matsunami

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Sept. 19, 2011
Richard Zenji “Z” Matsunami, 85, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii County Police Department radio technician and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Faye; sons Ryan, Kevin and Stuart; sister Gladys Yoshimoto; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Jeanette Louise McVay

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Sept. 25, 2011
Jeanette Louise “Jeannie” McVay, 54, of Wailuku, owner of Sun Lithographic Arts, died in Kailua. She was born in Spokane, Wash. She is survived by son Keoki Kauhi, father Vern, brother David and sister Tammy Apisaloma. Services pending.

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Daniel Wayne Barry More

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Sept. 23, 2011
Daniel Wayne Barry More, 69, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired bartender, died at home. He was born in Canada. He is survived by companion Charles E. Walker and niece Terri Wetini. Private services.

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Glenn Hisao Nadamoto

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Sept. 21, 2011
Glenn Hisao Nadamoto, 61, of Honolulu, a financial planner with Pacific Equity Securities and Pacific Business Consultants, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Nobuko, brother Alton and sister Jan. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Richard Yasuyuki Nakashima

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Sept. 18, 2011
Richard Yasuyuki “Yasu” Nakashima, 92, of Aiea, a retired Pearl Harbor Public Works Center maintenance supervisor, retired Aloha Stadium employee and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Hospice Hawaii Palolo Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gladys Y., son David Y., daughter Christine A. Nakashima-Heise and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Edwin Kiyoshi Nishimoto

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July 15, 2011
Edwin Kiyoshi “Barry” Nishimoto, 81, of Las Vegas, a retired electrician and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Helen D., daughter Colette McIntyre, brothers Joseph and Brian, sister Emma Kojiro and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Mable Fumie Nishimoto

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June 13, 2011
Mable Fumie Nishimoto, 81, of Honolulu, a retired laboratory technician, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Dr. Donald S. Amano. Private services. Donations suggested to a favorite charity in memory of George and Mable Nishimoto.

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Takehisa Onaga

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Sept. 24, 2011
Takehisa “Sam” Onaga, 85, of Kahului died at home. He was born in Spreckelsville, Maui. He is survived by wife Itsuko “Jeanette,” sons Milton and Derek, and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Tricksy Oshiro

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TRICKSY CHIYOKO AKAMINE OSHIRO

Age 83, of Pearl City, passed away on September 21, 2011. She was a founding Pearl City resident raised on her family’s watercress farm. She retired as a waitress for Zippy’s Waiau and McCully Restaurants and Kenny’s Restaurant.

She is survived by her son, Wynn (Donna) Oshiro; daughters, Erin (Dan) Tanaka and Tracy (Michael Shema) Oshiro; grandchildren, Arielle and Jonathan Loo, Ann-Dee Tanaka, Emma and Evan Oshiro; great-grandchildren, Aedin Tenacio and Aaliyah Tanacio; sisters, Rose Oshiro and Lorraine Nishiyama.

Visitation from 3:00 p.m. Saturday, October 8, 2011, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 4:00 p.m. Aloha attire.

Luisa Acebo Ramirez

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Sept. 15, 2011
Luisa Acebo Ramirez, 98, of Honolulu died in Kapolei. She was born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Adriano Rambac and Gerry Gamiao; daughters Martina and Clarita Acoba, Tereza Cacal, Salvacio Saguilla and Irene Viernes; 25 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Family services: 6:30 p.m. Prayer services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. Paul Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. No flowers.

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Howard Wade Reece

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Sept. 29, 2011
Howard Wade Reece, 100, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, a dairy products specialist at Foremost Dairies and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in New Providence, Iowa. He is survived by daughters Edee Reece and Sue Lindholm, and five grandchildren. Private services.

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CRISTOBAL SORIANO ROCILI

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CRISTOBAL SORIANO ROCILI

of Waipahu, 89, retired Hawaii Sugar Planters’ Association mechanic & Victoria Ward Ltd. landscaper, returned home to our Heavenly Father, June 30 at St. James Hospital in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Survived by his wife, Filomena Salmo Pacubas Rocili from Cabugao, Ilocos Sur; brother Eufemio Rocili (Bonifacia); sons Fred Roceli (Tessie), Herminio Sol (Grace), William Frando (Phyllis), and Cris Rocili (Emilou); daughters Linda Siruno (Victor, Jr.), Sandra Dela Cuadra (Floramante) and Janyne Kaai (Emmanuel); 16 grandchildren & 18 great-grandchildren. He was laid to rest July 9 in his birthplace, Camindoroan, San Juan (Lapog), Ilocos Sur. Celebration of Life – 5:00pm, October 9, Waipahu Intermediate School Cafeteria, 94-455 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu.

Norbert Edo Rodillas

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“NOBBY” NORBERT EDO RODILLAS
“SILENT KEY”

September 23, 2011 at 8:45 p.m. At Queen’s Medical Center.

Survived by brothers, Nick Rodillas Of Moreno Valley, CA, Algrino Rodillas of Hayward, CA, Alexander Rodillas of Cantonment, FL, Julius Rodillas of Vallejo, CA, Dexter Rodillas, Waianae, Hi; sisters, Nilda Chock of Kailua, Hi., Frances Allen of San Leandro, CA, Haroldine Kronenburger of Kailua, Hi. And Jocelyne Mitchell of Hayward, CA.; half brothers; niece, Debbie Chock of Kailua, Hi and many nieces and Nephews; wife, Darilynn Rodillas of the Big Island and Caregiver Marta Cantrell of Honolulu, Hawaii.

Norbert served in the US Navy aboard the Submarine Tender “Nereus” in San Diego and Is a retired Seaman from Young Brother’s and HTB.

Private services held. Donations may be made In Norbert’s name to the Stevens Johnson Syndrome Foundation, P. O. Box 350333,
Westminister, Co 80035.

Gay I.Y. Seleska

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Sept. 12, 2011
Gay I.Y. Seleska, 50, of Haleiwa died in Haleiwa. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by husband Kim, daughters Kelly and Jayme, brothers Clyde and Earl Yamada, and sisters Lynn Taguma and Cheryl Ohta. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.

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Geraldine Kaneshiro Striebich

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Sept. 28, 2011
Geraldine Kaneshiro “Gerry” Striebich, 87, of Hilo, a retired Army clerk-typist at Fort Shafter, died in a care home. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sister Diana Arakaki. Private services.

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Fumiko Tamanaha

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Sept. 4, 2011
Fumiko Tamanaha, 85, of Honolulu, a retired King Pharmacy store clerk, died in Hale Pulama Mau. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Darryl Y.; daughters Lois K. Tamanaha, Norene K. Ihori, Debra S. Yamada and Cathy S. Shiraishi; sisters Dorothy H. Takushi, Mildred M. Matchick, Alice S. Uyehara, Yoshino Nakama, Tokiko Corpuz, Clara S. Yamashiro and Vivian H. Oshiro; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Robert Ting Sing Tan

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Sept. 24, 2011
Robert Ting Sing Tan, also known as Bob Tan, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Bechtel Corp. engineer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Beijing. He is survived by daughters Robin M.L. Bruhn and Lisa L. Kaulukukui, sister Ellen T. Drake, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers.

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Walter Howard Tom

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Sept. 21, 2011
Walter Howard Tom, 76, of Pearl City, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 02 retiree and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Katherine; sons Scott and Craig; brothers Charles, Clifford, Tommy and Thompson; and four grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu. com.

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Doris Chisato Tomita

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Sept. 26, 2011
Doris Chisato Tomita, 94, of Palolo, a retired Tori Richard Ltd. seamstress, died in Pearl City. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Dennis, Russell and Gary; daughters Sue Ege, Pat Luke and Rhoda Maniaci; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran