Archive for 2011

Toni Lynn Bailey

Posted On July 9th, 2011 -

June 15, 2011
Toni Lynn Bailey, 55, of Hilo, a retired food server on Kauai, died at home. She was born in Arizona. She is survived by daughter Tishanna B. Ben and brothers William D. and Jimmy Z. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Wailoa State Park, Hilo.
Additional services: noon July 17 at Poipu Beach Park, Kauai.

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Rachel Lahela Bailey

Posted On December 2nd, 2011 -

Nov. 17, 2011
Rachel Lahela Bailey, 89, of Waipahu, a waitress in Waikiki restaurants and bartender and waitress at the Columbia Inn, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Loretta R. Beralas, seven grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, six step-great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and four step-great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Libbie Shirley Leinani Bailey-Kimokeo

Posted On April 1st, 2011 -

March 7, 2011
Libbie Shirley Leinani Bailey-Kimokeo, 86, of Kapolei died in Hawaii Medical Center West. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Arthur and Levi Williamson and Robert Kimokeo; daughters Roberta Wong and Marjorie Moses; caregiver and grandson Solomon Williamson; 15 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Kahale Hoaono Hou o ke Akua Church in Kalihi. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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DAVID LEE BAILS

Posted On October 11th, 2011 -

DAVID LEE BAILS

David Lee Bails, 61, of Dallas, TX passed away on Thursday, October 6, 2011. He was born on August 27, 1950 in Marion, OH to Raymond and Margaret (Snare) Bails.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 3pm at the Denton Funeral Home Chapel. Scott Lowry will officiate.

Survivors include his wife, Tina Bails; mother, Margaret Bails; sons, DenDa Bails, and David Bails JR. both of Marion, OH; brothers, Robert Bails, and John and wife Vonda Bails all of Marion, OH; sisters, Geraldine Waggle and husband Gary, Barbara Shirey and husband John, and Lucille all of Marion, OH; mother- in-law; two brothers-in- law; four sisters-in-law; six grandchildren; and numerous other extended family members.

He was preceded in death by his father; brother, Alan Bails; and step-son, Billy Terry.

The family would like to thank the VA Hospital of Dallas, as well as the VA Hospice, and Heartland Hospice. The family would also like to extend a thank you to all the support from his great friends, as well as his Ohana family.

Services are under the direction of Denton Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Darlene Mahelona Baines

Posted On May 6th, 2011 -

April 15, 2011
Darlene Mahelona Baines, 74, of Kahului, a retired teacher for the San Mateo Union High School District, died at home. She was born in Kahului. She is survived by husband Arnold J.; sons James Kent, Harold “Kent” McGroarty and Keoni and Aaron Baines; daughters Mary S. Mahelona, Shirley Chidester and Sharon May; brothers Nathaneal, Charles, Arnold and Herbert Mahelona; sisters Pearl Dillon, Shirley Miyahana and Jeanie Smith; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Arnold John Baines

Posted On June 19th, 2011 -

June 17, 2011
Arnold John Baines, 80, of Kahului, a retired high school teacher for the San Mateo Union High School District, died at home. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by sons James Kent, Harold “Kent” McGroarty, and Keoni and Aaron Baines; daughters Mary S. Mahelona, Shirley Chidester and Sharon May; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Thursday at Maui Veterans Cemetery.

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MARINA “MARING” BOSQUE BAJET

Posted On November 23rd, 2011 -

MARINA “MARING” BOSQUE BAJET

Age 71, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away November 12, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born April 9, 1940 in Banaoang, Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines.

She is survived by parents, Victor and Maria Bajet; sisters, Remedios (Sonny) Pabo, Soledad (Conrado) Abella; brothers, Rupert (Aimee) Bajet, Narceo (Cristina) Bajet, Maximo (Marivic) Bajet.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Monday (November 28) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. Tuesday (November 29) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Burial 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Marina Bosque Bajet

Posted On November 24th, 2011 -

Nov. 12, 2011
Marina Bosque “Maring” Bajet, 71, of Pearl City died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by parents Victor and Maria; brothers Rupert, Narceo and Maximo; and sisters Remedios Pabo and Soledad Abella. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley
of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Raymond F. Baker

Posted On January 14th, 2011 -

Nov. 29, 2010
Raymond F. Baker, 65, of Honolulu, a retired Lyon Arboretum botanic gardener and Marine Corps veteran who served in Vietnam, died in San Diego. He was born in Passaic, N.J. He is survived by wife Joyce. Private services. Donations may be made to the Raymond F. Baker Fund for Lyon Arboretum Grounds and Living Collections through the UH Foundation.

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Valerie Tomie Baker

Posted On February 23rd, 2011 -

Feb. 17, 2011
Valerie Tomie Baker, 58, of Haiku, Maui, a grocery store cashier and homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by husband Delbert, daughters Vanessa and Davina, mother Fusae Saito, brother Jon Saito and sisters Laura Kawahara, and Melissa and Meredith Saito. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Haiku. No flowers.

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Bernice June Baker

Posted On June 7th, 2011 -

May 29, 2011
Bernice June Baker, 86, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, formerly of Keauhou, Hawaii, a Rockwell Aerospace executive secretary, died. She was born in New Haven, Ill. She is survived by daughter Susan Hanson. Private services.

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Jennie W.H. Baker

Posted On September 5th, 2011 -

Aug. 27, 2011
Jennie W.H. Baker, 82, of Kailua, a Young Laundry laborer, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Wilson J.; sons Lee A. and Jim S.; brothers Calvin, Clarence, Alton and Delanor Lee; sisters Phyllis Lim and Mildred Chun; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. next Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veteran Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Evoynne Limbago Baker

Posted On September 6th, 2011 -

Aug. 23, 2011
Evoynne Limbago “Vonnie” Baker, 47, of Waianae, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Noland; son Jonah K.; stepsons Noland K., Bronson and Broderick; stepdaughter Annissa; mother Beatrice Limbago; brother Francisco Limbago Jr.; and sisters Donna Whitford, Karen Jamison, Cynthia Milles, Lisa Pyke-Wickman, Ami Souza and Lori Lei Paredes. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. No flowers.

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Charles A. Baker

Posted On September 21st, 2011 -

Sept. 10, 2011
Charles A. Baker, 78, of Pearl City, a retired warehouseman, Westington House truck driver and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Pearl City. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Darrick L., daughter Sheri E., brothers George I. and Robert J., sisters Libby “Tutu” Mendonca and Kalani Naihe, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Clarence Alan Baker

Posted On December 18th, 2011 -

Nov. 26, 2011
Clarence Alan “Al” Baker, 64, of Honolulu, a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Laurel, Md. He is survived by wife Joy A.; son Charles A.; daughter Loretta A. Chun; sisters Betty Canova, Patsy Bradley, Rosie Chin, Priscella Pilkerton and Ruth A. Baker; and seven grandchildren. Private services held.

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GLADYS MIYAKO BAKER-GRIMES

Posted On March 8th, 2011 -

GLADYS MIYAKO BAKER-GRIMES

78 of Crownsville Maryland, died July 29, 2010. She is survived by two daughters, Lorna Baker of Maryland and Ramona Wilber of Colorado; two sisters Florence Baggett of Wahiawa, Betty Masaki of Kauai; two brothers, Herbert Takahashi of Washington, Abraham Takahashi of Michigan; four grandsons, and 4 great grandchildren. Graveside services were held March 7, 2011 at Mililani Memorial Park.

Robert A. Bakiano

Posted On May 15th, 2011 -

April 19, 2011
Robert A. Bakiano, 83, of Lihue, a retired merchant seaman and an Army veteran, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Hanamaulu, Hawaii. He is survived by brother Gregorio and sisters Maxima Alfiche and Eluteria Saulibio. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 46-129 Haiku Road, Kaneohe. Mass: 9 a.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Guillermo Calano Balagat

Posted On March 18th, 2011 -

March 13, 2011
Guillermo Calano “Gimo” Balagat, 88, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a retired Lihue Plantation employee, died. He was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Marina, sons Ceny and George, daughter Grace Hee, brother Feliciano, 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

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Michael Byron Balai

Posted On May 9th, 2011 -

April 18, 2011
Michael Byron Balai, also known as “Mike” and “Mikey,” 48, of Hilo, a Tropical Hawaiian Products employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Moretta “Kanani”; son Michael Jr.; daughters Tasha, Michaelyn and Carlirose Balai, Nicole Santa Isabel and Naia Ahuna-Balai; mother Helen Kamalii; brothers Ernest “Ernie” Jr., Manuel and Aaron; sisters Erlinda “Linda” Martinez and Lisa Balai; hanai brothers Elvin Yogi and Jesse Balai; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Sunday at Zion’s House of Praise Holiness Church, 170 Makaala St., Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Deborah K. Balai

Posted On June 27th, 2011 -

June 14, 2011
Deborah K. “Nana” Balai, 55, of Kapaa, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Thomas, daughter Merlayne Low, hanai daughter Maile, father William Brede, brother Shane Brede and sister Tweety. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. July 9 at Church
of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kapaa Ward. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kapaa Public Cemetery.

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James Balai

Posted On August 21st, 2011 -

Aug. 9, 2011
James “Kimo” Balai, 59, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii Electric Light Co. foreman and a Hawaii Army National Guard veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sharon L.; stepson Scott Kaiue; stepdaughters Rebecca Piilani, Melissa Antonio and Vicki Kaiue; mother Harriet; brothers Edward Jr. and Raymond; sister Clara Yokono; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation and celebration of life: 9 a.m. Friday at New Hope Christian Fellowship, Waimea. Casual attire.

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Priscillano Nava Balala

Posted On April 9th, 2011 -

March 1, 2011
Priscillano Nava Balala, 70, of Honolulu, a retired electronic technician, died in Honolulu. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Sergia; son Wilson; daughters Precilyn Herana, Dina Costillo, Myrna Cristobal, Ruth Manensala, Florence Bautista, May Ann Ganuelas and Penny Lou Domenden; brother Avelino; and 21 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. next Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Katherine Kam Lan Balancio

Posted On June 27th, 2011 -

June 8, 2011
Katherine Kam Lan “Chauncy” Balancio, 77, of Waianae died in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son George, daughter Mervina, brothers Francis and Walter Ahsing, sister Diane Ahsing-Rogers, eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Guillermo Balangatan

Posted On December 4th, 2011 -

Nov. 25, 2011
Guillermo Balangatan, 95, of Hilo, a retired Hamakua Sugar Co. truck driver, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Jacinta, sons Lito and Sidro, stepson Jimmy Tabilang, stepdaughters Emily Hirayama and Felisa Crawford, six grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima Section. Casual attire.

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Elisa Brioso Balauro

Posted On March 12th, 2011 -

Feb. 25, 2011
Elisa Brioso Balauro, 69, of Kekaha, Kauai, a Syngenta Seeds Inc. retiree, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Patucannay Bangued, Abra, Philippines. She is survived by husband Valentin Sr.; sons Richard and Valentin Jr.; daughters Jackelyn Hayashi, Jean Balauro and Joy Groenleer; brothers Leonardo Brioso and Juan Brioso Jr.; sister Herminia Gandeza; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. today at St. Theresa Church, Kekaha. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kekaha Cemetery.

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Sebastian James Balderas

Posted On January 26th, 2011 -

Jan. 22, 2011
Sebastian James “Baby Bash” Balderas, infant son of Abraham and Moneli of Lihue, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by grandparents Trinidad and Abraham Balderas Sr., and Monica Cariaga. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m.

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ROSALINE QUINONES BALDONADO

Posted On September 26th, 2011 -

ROSALINE QUINONES BALDONADO

Age 80, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away September 1, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born June 19, 1931 in Hamakua, Big Island.

She is survived by spouse, Isabelo “Bill””Billy” B. Baldonado; daughters, Anita (Felix) Navares, Shirley (Sonny) Miguel of El Paso, TX, Linda (Dwight) Daniel of San Antonio, TX; sons, Vincent (Pauline Lapa) Lime, Angel (Sheralyn) Lime of Fairfield, CA; sister, Connie Gapol; 19 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; 3 great- great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, and cousins.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Thursday (September 29) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Eulogy: 11:30 a.m. Prayer Service 12:00 p.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Rosaline Quinones Baldonado

Posted On September 27th, 2011 -

Sept. 1, 2011
Rosaline Quinones Baldonado, 80, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Isabelo B., also known as “Bill” and “Billy”; sons Vincent and Angel Lime; daughters Anita Navares, Shirley Miguel and Linda Daniel; sister Connie Gapol; 19 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Esterlina Baldonado

Posted On October 19th, 2011 -

Sept. 13, 2011
Esterlina “Shirley” Baldonado, 64, of Ewa Beach, a retired Kaiser Permanente housekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Danny; sons Ramil and Ray; daughter Roselyn Balino; brothers Rogelio, Angel, Saturnino, Nestor and Venancio Mendoza; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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ESTERLINA “SHIRLEY” BALDONADO

Posted On October 20th, 2011 -

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.


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