Archive for November 22nd, 2011

Hilda Nobriga Amorino

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 15, 2011
Hilda Nobriga Amorino, 96, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by sons Thomas J. and Paul H., daughter Beverly A. Arakaki, sister Lorraine Benson, eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Dolores Aguiran Bocobo

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Oct. 25, 2011
Dolores Aguiran Bocobo, 89, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Edwin and Jorge; daughters Lydia Ruiz, Anita Lujan, Tessie Abad, Aida Pedro, Lina Angert, Mariafe Molina and Elizabeth Pastor; 23 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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HERBERT “HERB” HELFERS BURGESS

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

HERBERT “HERB” HELFERS BURGESS

Age 91, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away October 10, 2011 in Aiea. Born June 27, 1920 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

He is survived by son, Herbert “Bert” H.K. (Deanie Bates) Burgess; daughters, Gail “Moana” (Dady Miral) Thomas, Dawn “Lani” (Tommy) Clark, Val (William) Burgess-Ma’e; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; numerous nephews and nieces.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (November 26) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Donald Robert Cowell

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 4, 2011
Donald Robert Cowell, 79, of Honolulu, a retired federal customs agent and an Air Force tech sergeant, died at home. He was born in Iowa. He is survived by wife Yoneko, daughter Deborah Pudiquet, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Committal services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Marion Alexandria Cullen Durant

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 9, 2011
Marion Alexandria Cullen Durant, 97, of Kailua-Kona died in Kailua-Kona. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Mike, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private celebration of life at a later date. Donations suggested to NAMI Hawaii, 770 Kapiolani Blvd. No. 613, Honolulu, HI 96813.

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Leonaida Morre Enojardo

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 17, 2011
Leonaida Morre Enojardo, 86, of Hawi, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Hawi. She is survived by sons Lucio, Rufo Jr., Eddie and Romulo; daughters Flora Cafe, Merlita Derla, Estrella Federizo, Cecilia Gacayan, Arlene Soledad and Brenda Postrero; 34 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Hawi. Services: 9 a.m. Burial to follow.

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MARGARET (MARGE) FOSS

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

MARGARET
(MARGE) FOSS
11/16/11

Marge Foss, 88, passed away recently in Washington. Marge previously lived in Hawaii since 1960, where she was a loving wife to Roy, mother & friend to many. She was an accomplished salesperson at Gucci before retiring. Marge is survived by children, David, Steve & Cathy; grandchildren, Sam, Peter, Sarah, Malia & Maile; 4 great-grandchildren & many caring relatives and friends. She believed in Jesus Christ, as her Savior & is now resting with Eternal Life in His Joy & Love. Committal: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe, 11/23/11. Memorial fund to be set up.

Harrison Lono Heen

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 4, 2011
Harrison Lono “Beanie” Heen, 60, of Waimea, Hawaii, owner of Waimea Flooring and H. Heen Carpeting in Kailua, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He also was the founder of Kailua Canoe Club, co-owner of Kohala Boat Builders and a paddling coach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lynn; son Keli’i; daughter Heather; brothers Francis, Tommy and David; sister Sylvia Manoha; and two grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kailua Beach Park pavilion. Casual attire.

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Pearl Leilani Heu

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 7, 2011
Pearl Leilani Heu, 80, of Ewa Beach died in Kapuna Wai Ole, Kapolei. She was born in Hono-lulu. She is survived by sons Lani N. Borengasser, and Ben K. and Carl K. Heu; daughter Priscilla M. Heu; brothers Leo and Felix Borengasser; sisters Hazel Yamamoto and Christina “Tina” Gruber; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Dec. 2 at Immaculate Conception Church, 91-1298 Renton Road. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers; lei welcome.

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Haru Ito

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Oct. 30, 2011
Haru Ito, 88, of Honolulu, a private housekeeper, died. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by sons Dr. Thomas, Alvin and Peter; daughters Marilyn Ito-Won and Cathy Mochizuki; sister Harriet “Hami” Isogawa; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Francis A Lee

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

FRANCIS A LEE

Passed away on Nov 09 2011 at the age of 93,he was born in Lahaina,Maui Oct 10 1918.

He is survived by sons Donald and Michael Lee, Houston , Gilbert , and Duncan Moore. His daughters are Carol-ann Fresh, Cyndi Caberto, and Robin Roderos, (16) grandchildren and (11) great-grand children also numerous relatives and friends.

Memorial service on Nov 30 2011 (Wed) 09:00am–11:00am St.Patricks Church 7th ave Kaimuki, Aloha attire, Flower Lei’s only,Burial at 2:00pm Makiki Cemetery

Leonard Earl Morton

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

April 25, 2011
Leonard Earl Morton, 78, of Honolulu, a retired electronics mechanic at Pearl Harbor and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice, Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Aulani; sons Earl K. and David K.; daughters Leslie Grantz, Leiha Sellitto and Leanne Capuchin; sister Pearl Ulukou; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.

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Shizuo Najita

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 16, 2011
Shizuo Najita, 79, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sunim S.; brothers Kazutoshi, Tetsuo and Tadashi; and sister Tsuneko Doi. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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DOROTHY “DOT” NOBUKO NAKAMURA

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

DOROTHY “DOT” NOBUKO NAKAMURA

Age 86, of Honolulu, passed away November 7, 2011 at Straub Clinic & Hospital. Born April 21, 1925 in Waipahu. Waitress at Stewart Pharmacy and Jolly Roger’s Restaurant in Waikiki.

She is survived by sons, Thomas (Barbie) Nakamura, Wayne (Prima) Nakamura, Melvin S. Nakamura, Bert Nakamura; daughter, Sharon Yamamoto of WA; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation 10:30 a.m. Saturday 11/26 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Memorial Service 11:30 a.m. Inurnment 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Hiroshi Okada

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Oct. 31, 2011
Hiroshi Okada, 93, of Honolulu, a retired state carpenter, an Army veteran and member of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Company E, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Glenn, Edmund and Andrew “Andy”; daughter Joy Ikeda; brothers Kazuo and Toichi; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Aloha attire.

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Elizabeth Wood Polk

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 9, 2011
Elizabeth Wood “Betsy” Polk, 65, of Kaneohe, a retired preschool teacher, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Boston. She is survived by husband Dr. Norman, son Christopher, daughters Lindsey and Chelsea, brother Dr. Jonathan Wood and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Jacqueline Marie Rohlf

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 17, 2011
Jacqueline Marie Rohlf, 60, of Aiea died in Honolulu. She was born in Stratton, Neb. She is survived by sons William, Nathan and Thomas; parents Ervy and Lottie; sister Diana; and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Jennie Foon Gun Lum Sin

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Oct. 24, 2011
Jennie Foon Gun Lum Sin, 92, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by son Francis, daughter Blanche Tanakaya, sister Mary Loo, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Joshua Christopher Stibbard

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 15, 2011
Joshua Christopher Stibbard, 36, of Waianae died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Landstuhl, Germany. He is survived by brothers John Jr. and Alex. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Oahu Cemetery. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Ruth Umeko Takaki

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

June 15, 2011
Ruth Umeko Takaki, 94, of Honolulu, a retired Roberts Hawaii narrator, died in Maluhia Hospital. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by son Donald M.; daughters June M. Kawanishi, Florence S. Utsumi and Diane Y. Nishimura; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Greer L. White

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Nov. 10, 2011
Greer L. “Whitey” White, 77, of Honolulu, a retired Jorgensen Steel Co. plant operations manager, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Helen N.; sons Nathan and Greg; daughters Audrey Hudson, Hedy Nanbu and Uilani Yoon; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2055 Kamehameha IV Road. Services: 1 p.m. Scattering of ashes to follow.

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Lily Eleanor Wuerdeman

Posted On November 22nd, 2011 -

Oct. 31, 2011
Lily Eleanor Wuerdeman, 91, of Mililani, a Trinity Lutheran School teacher, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Meade, Kan. She is survived by sister Dorothy Seyfert. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Wahiawa. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Trinity Lutheran Church & School.

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