Archive for November 2nd, 2011

Maria Dolores Domingo Alcon

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Oct. 1, 2011
Maria Dolores Domingo Alcon, 75, of Waipahu, a Turtle Bay Hotel and Resort retiree, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Refugio L., son Wilfred “Willy” Sr., daughters Josefina “Josie” Guillermo and Encarnacion Uyehara, and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Jude Church, 92-455 Makakilo Drive. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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ALICE VALENTINE AONA

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ALICE VALENTINE AONA

89, of Honolulu, passed away October 18, 2011 in Honolulu. Born July 4, 1922 in Honolulu, Alice was a retired surplus clerk for the U.S. Dept. of the Army and a former payroll clerk for Roberts Hawaii. She is survived by husband, Robert “Bob” C. Aona; son, Robert W.H. Aona; daughters, Charlotte Aona, Naomi Eck, Yvonne Aona; grandchildren, Robert “Lopaka” Tengan and Nicole Eck.

Visitation 10-11 a.m. Saturday, November 5, 2011, at the Manoa Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (1560 S. Beretania St., Honolulu); service 11:30 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire requested.

Gordon FL Chock

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Oct. 16, 2011
Gordon FL Chock, 84, of Kailua, a naval supply supervisor for the Navy and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Byron K.; daughters Debra C. Satsuma, Charlene C. Kawabata and Carol L. Chock; and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Thomas Gordon De Coito

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Oct. 31, 2011
Thomas Gordon “Tommy” De Coito, 67, of Hilo, a retired truck driver at the former Hilo Coast Processing Co., died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Cynthia; daughters Chana Lee, Marsha Fukuda and Ka’anoi De Coito; sisters Betty Jean Phillips, Winona Tadio and Lynette Mareko; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima Section. Casual attire.

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Nena Tambio Dalo

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Oct. 8, 2011
Nena Tambio Dalo, 75, of Wahiawa, a retired Hale Koa Hotel housekeeping inspector, died in Aiea. She was born in Burgos, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Luciano A.; daughters Josie D. and Eliza Sagon, and Lorna de los Santos; brothers Ernest and Pat Tambio; sisters Lydia Abad and Magdalena Sanchez; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Robert F. Grondine

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Oct. 20, 2011
Robert F. “Bob” Grondine, 59, of Honolulu, a senior partner at White & Case LLP, Tokyo office, died in Honolulu. He was born in Medford, Mass. He is survived by wife Aiko, daughter Michelle, parents Albert F. and Mary, brother Richard and sisters Diane Saad and Elaine Kennedy. Inurnment: 12:45 p.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

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Margarita Miguel Hernandez

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Oct. 1, 2011
Margarita Miguel Hernandez, 84, of Waialua, a care home operator, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by son Libio M. Jr.; daughters Myrna N.M. and Judy F. Hernandez, and Maria H. Braceros; caregiver Rosemarie Salvador; and a grandchild. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Dorothy Nobuko Inouye

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Oct. 21, 2011
Dorothy Nobuko Inouye, 90, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Hana, Maui. She is survived by sons Ricky and Wayne, brother Steve Fujii, sisters Sally Moriyama and Carol Miike, and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Robert Rios Jr.

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Oct. 6, 2011
Robert “Richard” Rios Jr., 56, of Waianae died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by former wife Donna; son Robert; daughters Misty and Nikita; mother Maria; brothers John Felisi and William, Albert, Bruce and Stanley Rios; sisters Josephine Belford, Mary Vanderstratin, Judith Reed, Katherine Ramos, Shirley Rich, Barbara Ilae, Ruby Hayes, Laurie-ann Rios and Patricia Sakaguchi; and a grandchild. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Nanakuli Door of Faith Mission, 89-142 Haleakala Ave., Waianae. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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Martin Salas Jr.

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Oct. 24, 2011
Martin “Lindo” Salas Jr., 86, of Hilo, an employee at Murray Air and Isemoto Construction Co., and a veteran of the Army and Hawaii Army National Guard, died at home. He was born in Holualoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Josephine; sons Edward, Patrick and Richard; daughters Geraldine Ancheta, Flora Santos and Lou Wanda Salas; hanai sons Martin Santos and Emerick Salas; sister Flora Rodrigues; 24 grandchildren; and 36 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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Elizabeth Carmen Kanohoho’okahi Ka’uhane

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Oct. 19, 2011
Elizabeth Carmen Kanohoho’okahi Ka’uhane, 78, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Kainaliu, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Michael and Elias Jr.; daughters Ilena Chong, Kimberly Martinez and Pamela Tijerina; brother Henry Ako Jr.; sisters Anita Panee and Henrietta Alexander; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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GLORIA JEAN KAWELO

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GLORIA JEAN
KAWELO

Age 61, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away October 4, 2011 in Ewa. Born January 2, 1950 in Wahiawa, Hawaii. Gloria was a computer systems analyst at Kaiser Permanente Hospital. She was a member of the Waianae Hawaiian Civic Club and Friends of Hokulea and Hawaii Loa.

She is survived by husband, George Kawelo, Jr.; sons, George K. (Rina) Kawelo III, Germaine K. (Azure) Kawelo; daughter, Samantha O. Kawelo; brothers, Rudolfo (Loli) Gabrillo, Emmit (Stephanie) Gabrillo; sister, Rita (Fred) Debebar; 6 grandchildren.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Sunday (November 6) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. Flowers Welcome.

Itsuo Masuda

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Oct. 18, 2011
Itsuo “Robert” Masuda, 84, of Aiea, a retiree from the U.S. Postal Service and Air Force, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Emma T., daughters Laura S. and Mary Jane, and sister Doris M. Arita. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Margaret Tsurue Masuda

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Oct. 26, 2011
Margaret Tsurue Masuda, 82, of Eleele, Kauai, owner of Kuni’s Service Station in Hanapepe, Kauai, died at home. She was born in Wahiawa, Kauai. She is survived by son Daryl; daughter Sharilyn; brothers Kenneth, Stanley and John Kunisaki; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Kauai Soto Zenshuji Temple, Hanapepe. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Henry C.K. Maunakea

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Oct. 14, 2011
Henry C.K. Maunakea, 67, of Honolulu, proprietor of Maunakea Inc., died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marion “Momi”; sons Trevor and Buddy; daughter Kellie; sisters Patricia Medeiros, Wendy Ann Garcia and Vivian Maunakea; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Kaumakapili Church, 766 N. King St. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Greenhaven Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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MIDORI MESSNER

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MIDORI MESSNER

59 of Kunia, passed away Oct. 19, 2011 at her residence. Born in Yokohama, Japan. She was a Wedding Coordinator. Survived by husband, James “Jim” Messner; daughters, Christina (Darren) Seu, Kathleen (Eric) Geiger; four grandchildren, Shelby, Reese, Aiden, Evan; sister, Hiromi Kohler; Memorial gravesite service 11:30 a.m. Friday Nov. 4, 2011 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific; Casual attire.

Louise Rezentes

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Oct. 22, 2011
Louise Rezentes, 76, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Mitchell Peters and Walter Rezentes, and daughter Daisy L. Rebolledo. Private services.

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Mary Au Tom

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Oct. 19, 2011
Mary Au Tom, 93, of Honolulu, owner of Wailana Coffee House, died in Maunalani Nursing Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Malcolm and Kenton, daughter Joanna W.J. Leong, brother Stephen Au, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Punahou School.

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EIKO UYEHARA

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EIKO UYEHARA

Age 82, beloved mother and grandmother, of Honolulu, passed away on October 23, 2011. Born in Hilo, she was a retired library technician for the University of Hawaii at Manoa Hamilton Library. Preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Takashi, who served in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, she is survived by her daughters, Patricia L.A. Uyehara (James T.) Wong and Catherine F.T. (Alan H.) Yamauchi; son, Walter J.M. (Christine) Uyehara; brother, Paul (Rose) Haraguchi; sister, Rachel Ushijima and brother, Harry Tagomori; seven grand-children, Thomas, Jordan, Cory, David, Ryan, Sara and Jaron.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. on Monday
(11/7) at Central Union Church
Atherton Chapel; memorial service 10:00 a.m. Committal service and inurnment to follow at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Aloha attire.

Eiko Uyehara

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Oct. 23, 2011
Eiko Uyehara, 82, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii at Manoa library technician at Hamilton Library, died. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Walter J.M., daughters Patricia L.A. Uyehara Wong and Catherine F.T. Yamauchi, brothers Paul Haraguchi and Harry Tagomori, sister Rachel Ushijima and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Central Union Church, Atherton Chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services and inurnment to follow at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

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John E. Wickham

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Oct. 15, 2011
John E. “Jack” Wickham, 88, 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 Newton, N.J. He is survived by daughters Pamela Enloe and Marcia Wickham, hanai daughter Joni Lee, sister Wickie Westbrook, five grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Services in Washington. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

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Toyoko S. Yamabe

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Oct. 1, 2011
Toyoko S. Yamabe, 80, of Honolulu, a Credit Bureau of the Pacific credit clerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Russell and Wayne; daughter Francine Takano-Yamabe; brothers Tadashi Udo and Shigeo, Mamoru, Sueji, Ronald, Terry and Allan Sasahara; sister Yukie Nishihara; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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