Archive for October 20th, 2011

ESTERLINA “SHIRLEY” BALDONADO

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ESTERLINA “SHIRLEY” BALDONADO

Age 64, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away September 13, 2011 in Honolulu. Born November 20, 1946 in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired housekeeper from Kaiser Permanente.

She is survived by husband, Danny Baldonado; sons, Ramil (Juliet) Baldonado, Ray Baldonado of AK; daughter, Roselyn (Palmer) Balino; brothers, Rogelio (Melicia) Mendoza, Angel (Etta) Mendoza, Saturnino (Mina) Mendoza, Nestor (Herminia) Mendoza, Venancio (Marissa) Mendoza; 5 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (October 23) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (October 24) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

PATRICIA “PATTI” ANN BRIZEE

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PATRICIA “PATTI” ANN BRIZEE

Age 56, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away October 6, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born February 21, 1955 in Tucson, Arizona. Served in Rotary Club of Honolulu Humanitirian Service Project in the Philippines in 2009 and 2011. Member of Construction Specification Institute (C.C.C.A).

She is survived by husband, William A. Brizee; son, William Charles Nicholas Brizee; daughters, Andrea Christine (Ted Ming) Brizee-Wong, Ashley Michelle Brizee; granddaughter, Liliana Robyn Brizee; mother-in-law, Betty Louise Brizee; 2 brothers; 1 sister; uncle, Charles F. Serventi.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Tuesday (October 25) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Wednesday (October 26) at St John Apostle & Evangelist Church; (95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.

LAURENE Y.S. (CHUN) BROWN

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LAURENE Y.S. (CHUN) BROWN

Pendleton – Laurene Y.S. (Chun) Brown, 57, Pendleton, passed away October 18, 2011 at St. Johns Health System, Anderson, Indiana after an extended illness.

She was born January 17, 1954 in Honolulu, Hawaii, and resided in Pendleton, Indiana the last four years.

She was a homemaker.

She is survived by her husband whom she married March 27, 1976, Enoch Brown MD; Mother, Agnes E.S. (Rho) Chun; brother, Marcus (Susan) Chun of Honolulu, Hawaii; sister, Robyn Chun of Honolulu, Hawaii; niece, Kimberly Chun; and nephew, Christopher Chun, both of Honolulu, Hawaii.

She was preceded in death by her father, Soon Ho Chun.

Services will be Friday, October 21, 2011 at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory; 200 W. 53rd Street; Anderson.

www.LooseCares.com

Dawn Rose Kam Chincio

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Sept. 17, 2011
Dawn Rose Kam Chincio, 38, of Topeka, Kan., a Veterans Administration customer services representative, died in Topeka. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Clyde Quittley Jr., father Jonathan, mother Debra Ohia and sister Jessica Braithwaite. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, 94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu. Mass: 7 p.m. Casual
or aloha attire. Lei welcome.

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Audrey W. Cook

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Oct. 2, 2011
Audrey W. Cook, 94, of Pearl City, a Hollywood Starlet dancer, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Texas. She is survived by sons Rick and Robert Whitfield, and sister Ruby J. Bergholtz. No services.

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Helen Yukie Fujiki

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Oct. 17, 2011
Helen Yukie Fujiki, 80, of Honolulu, a self-employed seamstress, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers James and Ramon, and sister Yoshiko Wong. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.

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George Kook Pil Hahn

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Sept. 21, 2011
George Kook Pil Hahn, 87, of Mililani, an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Alice K., sons Vernon and Norman, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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BETTY MASAKO HIRAMATSU

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BETTY MASAKO
HIRAMATSU

Age 91, Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away October 1, 2011 in Pearl City. Born January 10, 1920 in Waimalu, Hawaii. Member of the Pearl City Hongwanji..

She is survived by daughters, Rev. Sandra Hiramatsu, Faye (Sam) Watanabe, Colleen (Dean) Matsuura; 4 grandchildren; nephews and nieces.

Visitation 6:00 p.m. Monday (October 24) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

Koharu Ikeda

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Sept. 16, 2011
Koharu Ikeda, 93, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Paukaa, Hawaii. She is survived by son George, daughter Audrey Tom, sister Toshiko Nakayama, six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and a great-great-great-grandchild. Private services.

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Ronald J. Joannis

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Sept. 8, 2011
Ronald J. Joannis, 59, of Pearl City, a Hawaii Medical Center West nuclear medicine technologist, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hull, Canada. He is survived by wife Nimfa, mother Doreen L., brothers Mark and Rick, and sister Georgette Eagley. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawaii Medical Center West Chapel, Ewa Beach. Casual attire.

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Neil Joseph Amero, Jr.

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NEIL JOSEPH AMERO, JR.

Neil Joseph Amero, Jr., 87, retired Navy Lt. passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2011 at home in Ewa Beach, Hawaii.
Born July 1, 1924 in Gloucester, Massachusetts, he was a member of the Pearl City Elks Lodge, FRA Branch 46, American Legion Post 56 Hawaii, and DAV & VFW.

He is survived by wife Mona Ann Amero; son Lance (Janice) Amero; 3 grand-children and 2 great-grandchildren. Also survived by step-sons Clyde Jr., Michael and Andrew (Pene) Hodges; step-daughters Kenny Ann (Peyton) Sarono and Laurie Ann Hodges (Michael Nagao); 17 step-grandchildren and 23 step-great grandchildren.

A committal service will be held on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery Kaneohe at 11:00 a.m. Celebration of Life: 1-4 p.m. at 94-415 Uanii Place, Waipahu. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com

The family would like to thank the caring and loving staff of Hospice Hawaii.

Geraldine Y. Lee

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Sept. 27, 2011
Geraldine Y. Lee, 75, of Honolulu, a retiree, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harold W.F., son Jonathan, daughter Deborah L. Lau, mother Grace Yap, brother Eugene Yap, sister Georgiana Yap and five grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Punahou Chapel. Aloha attire.

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Donald Masao Murakoshi

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Oct. 14, 2011
Donald Masao Murakoshi, 99, of Lihue, formerly of Kailua, a retired state Department of Education teacher, died in the Regency at Puakea. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Mabel, son Michael, daughter Kathy Okada, sisters Grace Nakagawa and Noriko Murakoshi, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden
Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.

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Richard Hiroshi Nakanishi

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Oct. 14, 2011
Richard Hiroshi Nakanishi, 73, of San Mateo, Calif., a medical technologist, botanist and a former Army first lieutenant died in Everett, Wash. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Doris, son Dean and three grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Nov. 19 at Honolulu Christian Church. Casual attire. No flowers.

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EULALIA “LOLING” MANUEL ORDONEZ

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EULALIA “LOLING” MANUEL ORDONEZ

Age 90, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away October 1, 2011 in Waipahu. Born December 10, 1920 in Asingan, Pangasinan, Philippines.

She is survived by daughter, Norma (Conrad) Antolin; son, Orlando (Alejandria) Dumlao; 11 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Genoveva Manuel.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (October 25) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Albert Shinichi Saiki

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Oct. 3, 2011
Albert Shinichi Saiki, 74, of Mililani, a retired RT Tanaka Engineers civil engineer surveyor and an Army veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in Phoenix. He is survived by wife Joyce; sons Garreth, Ryan and Deron; brother John; sisters Jane Kamada and Lilly Ikegami; and six grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Chock Kin Sheu

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Oct. 10, 2011
Chock Kin Sheu, 83, of Honolulu, a former Chun Hoon Super Market produce clerk, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by wife Paula; sons Calvin, Vincent and Randal; daughter Ernette Chun; sisters Pui King Chee and Pui Ying Ho; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Taoist services. Burial to
follow at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Soukhy Sybounmy

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Oct. 17, 2011
Soukhy Sybounmy, 41, of Honolulu, a real estate agent, died in Honolulu. He was born in Laos. He is survived by mother Bounmy; brothers Seuk, Sam and Varouny; and sister Rathsamy Omija. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at
Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Casual attire. Donations suggested to Sierra Club.

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PAULINA “BABETH” ETCHORE TASANI

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PAULINA “BABETH” ETCHORE TASANI

Age 53, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away September 28, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born June 3, 1958 in Barrio Lawak, Tayug, Pangasinan, Philippines.

She is survived by husband, Willy S. Tasani; daughters, Mary Ann Tasani, Theresa Tasani; brother, Primitivo (Jean) Etchore of Philippines; sister, Veronica Madrid.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Tuesday (October 25) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; (1403 California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Yukiko Yamashiro

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Sept. 26, 2011
Yukiko Yamashiro, 87, of Honolulu, a state Bureau of Conveyances clerk, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Myron K. and Bertram K., brother Masasuke
Chinen and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Clara Michiko Yamate

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Oct. 10, 2011
Clara Michiko Yamate, 88, of Honolulu, a Mahilona retiree and proprietor of Hobby Shop in Kapaa, Kauai, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Theodore “Ted”; son Gregg; brothers Harold, Herbert and Richard Shigemoto; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services pending on Kauai. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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