Archive for October 29th, 2011

Patricia Arcen-Brazee

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Oct. 19, 2011
Patricia Arcen-Brazee, 61, of Temecula, Calif., died in Temecula. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Noralee Green and Tammy and Noelani Brazee, and four grandchildren. Services held in California.

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Joven Arucan Bagcal

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Oct. 9, 2011
Joven Arucan Bagcal, 63, of Waipahu, a Hilton Hawaiian Village retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Petra P., brothers Florentino and Salvador, and sister Dominica. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Ken Behling

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Oct. 23, 2011
Ken Behling, 84, of Honolulu, a retired homebuilder and a U.S. Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pewaukee, Wis. He is survived by wife Margy, daughters Sally Renk and Susan Behling, brothers Edwin and Richard, three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the National Cancer Institute at www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/NCI/donations.

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David R. Bowley

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Oct. 23, 2011
David R. Bowley, 64, of Kailua, a Kailua High School art teacher, died at home. He was born in Peru, Ind. He is survived by wife Sharrie Lee and daughters Elan and Missy Lee-Bowley. Private services. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Walter Wah Hu Chock

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Oct. 13, 2011
Walter Wah Hu Chock, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 06 electrical foreman and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in Honolulu. He was born in South Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Velma C., daughter Lauren L.C. Chee, brother William W.S., two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services held. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Kathy Dunlap

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Oct. 24, 2011
Kathy Dunlap, 63, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a florist and hairstylist, died in Honolulu. She was born in Denver. She is survived by companion Ian Stark, son David D. and sisters Christie Murray and Debbie Kahrs. Private services.

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Dominador D. Duquez

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Oct. 2, 2011
Dominador D. Duquez, 65, of Waipahu, a retired landscaper, died in Ewa. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Marcelina; sons Sherwin, Rommel and Jeffrey; daughter Laiza Flores; brothers Ferdinand, Hermenegildo, Eduardo, Bert and Rafael Jr.; sisters Felicidad Duquez, Emma Balallo and Gina Agpaoa; and seven grandchildren. Visitations: 6 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and 10:15 a.m. Wednesday. Burial: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Patricia Chun Franco

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Oct. 13, 2011
Patricia Chun “Pat” Franco, 64, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Michelle K., brother Vernon Chun, sister Sylvia Chun and a grandchild. Visitation: noon Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Ruby Ann Kealoha Leone Hale

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Oct. 19, 2011
Ruby Ann Kealoha Leone Hale, 66, of Honolulu, a retired Queen’s Medical Center housekeeper, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Lionel L. Hoaeae; daughters Eleanor Godbold, Ruby Ann K. Kikila, Elasalina K. Sumida, Anameri M.H. Kim and Mayline P. Hoaeae; brothers Garrett and Calvert Wahinepio; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Waikiki Beach in front of the Royal Hawaiian Hotel. Look for the red and yellow balloons. For information, call Mayline at 480-650-8116.

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JAMES L. JONES

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JAMES L. JONES

Age 77, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away October 17, 2011 in Honolulu. Born February 18, 1934 in Vista, Maryland. Retired carpenter from Martin and MacArthur furniture store. He served for 30+ years in the United States Navy.

He is survived by sisters, Mary Broy, Bertina Fletcher; 1 granddaughter; nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Committal Service 11:00 a.m. Tuesday (November 1) at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

YUKIE JORGENSEN

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YUKIE JORGENSEN

Age 76, passed away at home in Honolulu on October 23. Born October 18, 1935 in Kobe, Japan. She was an original and active member of Hawaii Senior Life Enrichment Association.

She is survived by husband, Tom; son Erik and daughter-in-law Eriko, of Tokyo; step-daughter Laurie Jorgensen, Honolulu; stepdaughter Darcy Adams, Oakland, CA; brothers Nobuo and Hiroshi Amako of Kobe, Japan and several nephews and nieces.

After cremation, the ashes will be scattered at sea, at a time and place yet to be determined.

Alexander Edward Rice Jr.

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Oct. 14, 2011
Alexander Edward “Alex” Rice Jr., 85, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Police Department detective, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Michael D.; daughter Diane S. Lau; brother Woolsey; sisters Hannie Anderson, Lurline Hall and Willie Farias; and five grandchildren. Private services held. Online condolences: www.diamondheadmortuary.net.

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Takenobu Kaneshiro

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Oct. 25, 2011
Takenobu “Taki” Kaneshiro, 89, of Lahaina, a Kaanapali Amfac retiree, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puukolii, Maui. He is survived by stepsons David, John and Roy Kauhaahaa; hanai daughter Lily Kikau; stepdaughter Helen P. Kauhaahaa; sisters Michiko Nakamura and Sue Wong; 27 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; and numerous great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao.

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Amy D. Kunihisa

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Oct. 14, 2011
Amy D. Kunihisa, 85, of Honolulu, a Moanalua Elementary School retiree, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Mark and Neil, daughters Elizabeth Higa and Ann Haioka, brother Ronald Dewa, sister Karen Matsler and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Ping Liu

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Oct. 4, 2011
Ping Liu, 84, of Honolulu, a restaurant cook, died in Honolulu. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Susan; sons Tommy and Timmy; stepsons Eddie, Andrew and George Lee; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary, makai chapel. Taoist services to follow. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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June Chong Hee Mizuta

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Oct. 8, 2011
June Chong Hee Mizuta, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Realtor, died in Honolulu. She was born in Korea. She is survived by husband Charles, daughter Renee Yamada and Yvonne Mizuta-Facchin, siblings in Korea and two grandchildren. Private services held. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Albert M. Morita

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Sept. 28, 2011
Albert M. Morita, 83, of Mililani died in Aiea. He was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Yuriko, brothers George and Ivan, and sisters Nobue Oshiro, Mae Takata and Marjorie Asato. Private services.

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John Seichi Muranaka

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Oct. 15, 2011
John Seichi Muranaka, 81, of Honolulu, a retired auto upholsterer and a state retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Amy Y.; sons Bart, Barry and Cass; sisters Dora Kurisu and Myrna Hamamoto; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Doris Yoshiko Okimura

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Oct. 13, 2011
Doris Yoshiko Okimura, 94, of Waialua died in Honolulu. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Private services.

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Rosalina Agsalda Pascual

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Oct. 7, 2011
Rosalina Agsalda “Sally” Pascual, 56, of Honolulu, a Patisserie Bakery employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Margaay Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Ricardo L.; daughter Marie Jane A.; brothers Arnolfo, Dante, Remigio “Roming” and Warlito “Lito” Agsalda; and sisters Alicia and Rhina Agsalda and Gloria A. Ramelb. Visitations: 6 p.m. Tuesday and 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers.

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Pauline Stallard Peters

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Oct. 22, 2011
Pauline Stallard Peters, 89, of Honolulu, a Liberty House hairdresser, died in Honolulu. She was born in Coeburn, Va. She is survived by stepson Leonard A., stepdaughters Marilyn and Ramona, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Sarah Kalai Fujiko Roback

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Oct. 26, 2011
Sarah Kalai Fujiko Roback, 77, of Ewa Beach, a retired Holsum Hawaii accounts receivable clerk, died at Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Warren, Anson and Galton Tokuhisa; daughter Shirleen Fujimoto; former husband George Tokuhisa; sister Kathy Craig; companion Roy Taira; 11 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Clyde Kiyoshi Sakumoto

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Oct. 16, 2011
Clyde Kiyoshi Sakumoto, 65, of Honolulu, a Safeway employee in Kaneohe, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Susan H., son Cory, daughter Kimberly Kawamura, brother Howard “Kazu” and sister Jean Aio. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Norma L. Scharosch

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Oct. 24, 2011
Norma L. Scharosch, 75, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Little Rock, Ark. She is survived by husband Marvin H., son Marvin “Brian,” daughter Shannon L. Crawford, brother William Reed and three grandchildren. Visitation: noon Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

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Paula A. Sullivan

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Oct. 26, 2011
Paula A. Sullivan, 85, of Lahaina, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Stayton, Ore. She is survived by husband Robert; sons Tim, Pat and Mike; daughter Molly; sister Carmela K. Johnson; 15 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Maria Lanakila Church. Casual attire.

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Gordon Tollerud

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Oct. 23, 2011
Gordon Tollerud, 85, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel who served in the Korean and Vietnam wars, died in Honolulu. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife LaVonne, son John, daughter Joan Sadorf, brothers Clayton and James, sister Patricia Eberle and four grandchildren. Private services. Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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John E. Wickham

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Oct. 15, 2011
John E. “Jack” Wickham, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Construction Materials Hawaii salesman and U.S. Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Newton, N.J. He is survived by daughters Pamela Enloe and Marcia Wickham, hanai daughter Joni Lee and sister Wickie Westbrook. Services to be held in Washington state.

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Yaeko Yanagida

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Oct. 26, 2011
Yaeko “Nancy” Yanagida, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Shirokiya Ltd. saleswoman, died in St. Francis Hospice, Puiwa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Bert M., daughter Karen H. Wong, brother Walter S. Kubota, sister Evelyn S. Tamanaha, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation; 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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