Archive for December 10th, 2011

CARLA ALAMEDA

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CARLA ALAMEDA

Age 90, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away November 26, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born February 4, 1921 in Florance, Italy. Carla was retired from AAFES. She was a member of the Wahiawa Seniors Club and
Schofield Bowling League.

She is survived by son, Lawrence Alameda; 1 grandson; 1 granddaughter; 2 great-granddaughters.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (December 14) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. Thursday (December 15) at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; (1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 10 a.m. Committal Service 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

MARGARET MUTSUE AMAKI

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MARGARET MUTSUE AMAKI

Age 87, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away November 16, 2011 in Kapolei. Born August 3, 1924 in Lihue, Kauai.

She is survived by daughter, Karen F. (Warren T.) Nakamura; brother, Mamoru Takeuchi; sister, Dorothy Clapper; grandchildren, Daryl Nakamura, Cheryl Ann Ferguson.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (December 13) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Lucena Nagun Baltazar

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Dec. 1, 2011
Lucena Nagun Baltazar, 90, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Asingan, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by son Barrie; daughter Beatrez Langit; brothers Luis, Evangelisto and Mamerto Nagun; sisters Patrocenia Villar and Fermina Pascua; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Funeral services: 11:45 a.m. Prayer services: 12:45 p.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Voloyce Rose Berg

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Oct. 29, 2011
Voloyce Rose Berg, 86, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker, died in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She was born in Muskegon, Mich. She is survived by husband Leonard, sons Joseph and Richard, daughter Nancy Soderberg, brother Duane Segar, sister Marion Mitchell, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Daniel Bernstein

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Dec. 1, 2011
Daniel Bernstein, 78, of Hilo, an art director, died. He was born in Illinois. He is survived by wife Lucy and son Adam. Private services held. Donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo, 1011 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720.

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Violet Len Yin Chock

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Nov. 25, 2011
Violet Len Yin Chock, 81, of Honolulu, a retired bank teller at Liberty Bank, died in Tripler Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Gordon J.; sons Dennis, Nolan and Steven; daughter Pamela Costa; brother Norman Kong; sister Fannie Kam; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Antonio Sensano Dela Cruz

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Nov. 7, 2011
Antonio Sensano Dela Cruz, 95, of Waipahu, an Oahu Sugar Co. Ltd. retiree, died in Waipahu. He was born in Piddig, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Lourdes C.; daughters Leonida Jose, Emma Taclas, Cecilia Nerveza and Cristina Calivoso; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday 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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Esteban Pedro Fernando

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Nov. 19, 2011
Esteban Pedro Fernando, 72, of Waialua, a Waialua Sugar Co. retiree, died in the Philippines. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Basilia M.; sons Arnel, Ronnel, Brian and Louie; daughter Sheila; mother Perpetua; brothers Edwin and Robert; sisters Florencia Dela Cruz, Albina Beltran and Annaelie Pascua; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Rosary and program: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Aiva W. Filiaga

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Nov. 29, 2011
Aiva W. “King Kamehameha” Filiaga, 71, of Aiea, a retired businessman, died at home. He was born in Saluafata, Western Samoa. He is survived by son Eric A., daughters Neilani Malufau and Mahealani Filiaga, brother Fasi, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 99-641 Pohue St., Aiea. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m .at Valley of the Temples.

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TAEKO JEAN FUJIMURA

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TAEKO JEAN FUJIMURA

Taeko Jean Fujimura, 86, passed away in Honolulu on Nov.16, 2011.

Jean was born in Waimea, Kauai, to Kozo and Hisa Segawa, officially on Sept. 4, 1925. She graduated from Waimea High in 1942 and worked as a secretary for the Hawaii D.O.E. for nearly 40 years. She was married to Takuji “Ducky” Fujimura for more than four decades until his passing in 1990. Jean loved dancing, bowling and traveling around the world. She was a giving person who did things in a big way and was devoted to her family and friends, enriching the lives of everyone around her.

Jean is survived by her son, Guy; daughters Rumi Fujimura-Maruyama and Danel Licari; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Private services were held on Dec. 2.

Patricia Helen Gross

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Dec. 3, 2011
Patricia Helen Gross, 91, of Princeville, Kauai, a retired Warner Bros. Studios secretary, died at home. She was born in Montana. She is survived by son Steve and a grandchild. No services.

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Ann Naomi Ikeno

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Nov. 13, 2011
Ann Naomi Ikeno, 54, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband David N.; daughters Allison and Tia Ikeno, and Jasmyn Honda; father Robert Murakami; mother Yaeko Murakami; brother Craig Murakami; and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Adelyn Roseanne Kekula Leilani Kane

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Nov. 14, 2011
Adelyn Roseanne Kekula Leilani “Angie” Kane, 77, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Albert J. and Derrick L.; daughter Frances J. Soares, Nadine H. “DeeDee” Kane-Brennan, Penny L. Ellsworth, Kandy E. Kane and Marlene S. Weiser; sister Irma Allgood; 12 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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The Rev. Eddie Tuigamala La’ulu

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Nov. 18, 2011
The Rev. Eddie Tuigamala La’ulu, 81, of Honolulu, an electrical engineer and a retired pioneer pastor of pastoral services at Hawaii’s Assemblies of God, died in Honolulu. He was born in Tafitoala Safata, Samoa. He is survived by wife Henrietta T.; sons Edward T. and Yeolland F.; daughters Liaina Lafaele, Robyn Silva, Rebecca Seumanu, Susana-O-Samoa Tam’apua, Elizabeth Slade and Georgina Fatu; brothers Pula’a, Ierome and Fa’asuaga La’ulu, and Fa’asuaga and Ace Fuimaono; sisters Lanuola Fuimaono, Lina Maomai, Fa’alupega and Tulili La’ulu, and Fuatino Taulapapa; 35 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Thursday at First Assembly of God, Moanalua Road. Services: 5:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Central Samoan Assembly of God, Kalihi. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the church. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Hazel Marion LeRoy

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Nov. 20, 2011
Hazel Marion LeRoy, 91, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Joyce L. Private services held. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Bessie Kikue Matsuyama

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Nov. 20, 2011
Bessie Kikue Matsuyama, 84, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a proprietor of Andy’s Liquor, died at home. She was born in Kealakekua. She is survived by sons Jefferey and Earl, daughter Wendy Terada, brothers Larry and Edwin Fujimoto, sister Mildred Morimoto, caregiver Sandy Buenavista, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Private services held.

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Emilia Ramirez Mina

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Nov. 16, 2011
Emilia Ramirez Mina, 84, of Wildomar, Calif., died in California. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Gerry, daughter Corazon Oh and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 640 Puuhale Road, Honolulu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Frances Fujiyo Miyashiro

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Nov. 19, 2011
Frances Fujiyo Miyashiro, 88, of Hilo, a housekeeper for the former Travelodge Hotel, died at a care home in Hilo. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by son Paul, daughters Pauline Miyashiro and Catherine Kimata, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services held. No monetary offerings and no flowers.

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Bernice Soares Moore

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Dec. 2, 2011
Bernice Soares Moore, 74, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., a retired cook for Lucy Lee Hospital in Poplar Bluff, died in St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Michael; sons Alfred and Wayne Soares; daughters Glory Song, formerly known as Alina Kea, Polly Canterbury, Edwina Highley, Verna Alu, Lynette Sanchez and Drina Medeiros; sisters Diane and Lucille; 26 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Services were held in Poplar Bluff.

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Kimiko Murata

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Oct. 22, 2011
Kimiko Murata, 90, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sister Jane Kiyabu. Private services held.

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Charlotte Kapau Nagle

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Dec. 2, 2011
Charlotte Kapau Nagle, 65, of Scottsdale, Ariz., a retired Social Security Administration operations supervisor, died. She was born in Kahaluu. She is survived by husband William, daughter Casey Marie, brother Clyde Yoshida and sister Emma Robinson. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the Foundation for Senior Living in Scottsdale.

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James Y. Nakazawa

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JAMES YOSHIO
NAKAZAWA

96, of Honolulu, born February 18, 1915 passed away December 2, 2011. He was born and raised in Ewa. A retired Lieutenant for the
Honolulu Police Department.

He is survived by his daughter and son in law Patricia Gail and Ronald M. Fujikawa; granddaughter and her
husband Jayneen Anne and Frank Price; two great grand- children: Rhys and Carys Price. Private services were held.

Muriel Leinaala Nuuanu

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Dec. 2, 2011
Muriel Leinaala Nuuanu, 76, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a secretary for the County of Hawaii and Catholic Charities, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Kau. She is survived by sons Michael, Douglas and Edward Atkins; daughters Violet Oda and Martha H. Nuuanu; brother Manny Kaapana; sisters Millie Naeole and Edwina Barrett; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services held.

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Hilda Sumie Oshita

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Nov. 28, 2011
Hilda Sumie Oshita, 72, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Goro, daughter Gwen H., brother David Watanabe and sisters Elsie Monden, Judy Takeya and Nora Takeno. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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IRINEO AQUIAT RAMOS

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IRINEO AQUIAT RAMOS

Age 88, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away November 15, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born June 25, 1923 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte Philippines. Retired MAINCO Parking attendant.

He is survived by daughters, Leticia Pascua, Gladys (Benjamin) Mendoza; brother, Rodrigo Ramos; sisters, Lope Constantino of Philippines, Presentacion Rivera of CT; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (December 13) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 6:00 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Wednesday (December 14) 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.

Marylu Rilometo

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Nov. 30, 2011
Marylu Rilometo, 45, of Honolulu died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Wotje, Marshall Islands. She is survived by husband Ronnie Bobo; sons Ronson and Arbi Bobo and Johnson Rilometo; daughters Sophia Bobo and Muje and Sepe Tima; mother Almida Asher; brothers Loomis, Richard and Pendleton Rilometo and Swanson Asher; sisters Anita Maxwell, Eliana Tibon, Clara Taylor, Rubina Rilometo and Rumi Nashon; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Thursday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m.

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Clara Thelma Roberts

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Oct. 30, 2011
Clara Thelma Roberts, 86, of Carson, Wash., a retired laundress, died in Hood River Care Home. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by brother Dudley A. Dias, six grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren. Services held.

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Duelinda Rodrigues

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Dec. 3, 2011
Duelinda “Auntie Dolly” Rodrigues, 90, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Glenn “Chumpy,” daughter Maureen, six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Cemetery.

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Dennis Kiyoto Segawa

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Dec. 5, 2011
Dennis Kiyoto Segawa, 59, of Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by companion Lianne Ueda; daughters Eileen Aburamen and Jill Asakura; mother Kimiko; brother Elmer; sisters Diana Segawa, Eunice Crowther and Myra Segawa-Callo; and three grandchildren. Private services. No flowers.

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RUTH CHIYOKO SHIMABUKURO

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RUTH CHIYOKO SHIMABUKURO

Age 85, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away November 8, 2011, in Kaneohe. Born March 21, 1926 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Ruth retired from the US Government.

She is survived by sons, Norman (Lynn) Shimabukuro, Eugene (Cora) Shimabukuro; daughter, Joanne (Darryl) Hasegawa; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.

Private services were held.


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