Archive for January 2nd, 2012

NARCISO MALlARE BAUTISTA

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NARCISO MALLARE BAUTISTA

Age 88, of Honolulu, passed away December 10, 2011 at Honolulu. Born November 15, 1923 in Luyan, Mapandan, Pangasinan, Philippines.

He is survived by wife, Magdalena L. Bautista; sons, Noel Bautista, Nick Bautista, Joey Bautista, Ramil Bautista, Randy Bautista, Butch Bautista; daughter, Nimfa Mauricio; sister, Dinay Nabua; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday 1/5 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Friday 1/6 at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, 712 N School St, Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 pm at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flower Welcome.

HAZEL COSTA MAIKUI BORRENGASSER

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HAZEL COSTA MAIKUI BORRENGASSER

83, of Waimea (Kamuela), Hawaii, formerly of Kaaawa, Oahu and Madbury, New Hampshire

Friends may call 4 p.m. Thursday, January 5, 2012, at the family residence in Waimea, 66-1247 Lalamilo Farm Road, for a celebration of her life

Scattering of ashes 1 p.m. Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Kaaawa Beach Park in Kaaawa, Oahu. Casual attire.

JOEL KEALI’INOA BOTELHO

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JOEL KEALI’INOA BOTELHO

One year ago on this day, God took you, Joel Keali’inoa Botelho, home to be with him. Not a moment has passed that you weren’t in our thoughts. We have no words strong enough to express just how much you meant to us, but know that our family was so blessed to have had you apart of our lives. You were and will always be remembered, from now until forever. We love you Joel B! Chandi, Hazyn, Xaenon
& The Dunhours

Helen Yee Chang

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Dec. 20, 2011
Helen Yee Chang, 95, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Linda Lau and Carol Holden, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Matsue Sasaki Correa

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Dec. 16, 2011
Matsue Sasaki Correa, 85, of Wailuku, a retired Maui Medical Group office clerk, died at home. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Alvin Jr. and Jeffrey, daughter Linda Correa-Javier, sister Jean Meyer, nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Allan Levi Pomaika‘i Davis

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Dec. 18, 2011
Allan Levi Pomaika‘i Davis, 56, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a musician and professional entertainer, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Gideon Awa and the Rev. Wendell Davis. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Kahikolu Congregational Church, Captain Cook. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Jan. 10 at Kawaiaha‘o Church, Honolulu. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Burial: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

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Duc Diep

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Dec. 30, 2011
Duc Diep, 80, of Honolulu, a retired farmer, died. He was born in Vietnam. He is survived by wife Mi Thi Quach; sons Wilson, Dan, Nelson, Samson, Vien, Jason, Johnny and Van; daughters Loan Hua, Angela Tse, Karen Diep and Stephanie Tran; brother Khuon Bac; sisters Ly Bac and Huong Bac; and 27 grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Vietnamese Buddhist services. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Allan N. Doi

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Dec. 6, 2011
Allan N. Doi, 92, of Mililani, an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 100th Battalion, died in Mililani. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Mitsue; son Arnold; daughters Laura Iwamoto and Cynthia Lee; brother Omar; sisters Yoshie Smith, Mutsue Nakamura and Nobue Tanaka; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Jack Phillip Hisatake

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Dec. 26, 2011
Jack Phillip Hisatake, 67, of Waikiki, a retired head waiter, actor and Waikiki beachboy, died. He was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. He is survived by daughter Amber K.P.; brothers Gilbert and Joseph Hisatake, and Lawrence “Lengi” Malala; and former wife Lydia K. Hanson. Mass services pending for Thursday. Scattering of ashes and services: 8 a.m. Friday at Waikiki Beach in front of the Duke Kahanamoku statue. For more information, email Amber at ahisatake@comcast.net. Aloha and beach attire. Lei and loose flowers welcome.

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Clara May Holmes

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Dec. 5, 2011
Clara May “Aunty” Holmes, 68, of Napili, Maui, a retired Royal Lahaina Resort accountant, died in Napili. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by companion James F.K. Lindsey Jr.; sons James F.K., Joseph N.K. and Thomas M.N. Lindsey; brother Edward F. Benz III; sister Charlene N. Kulukulualani; 22 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at the family estate, 5456 Lower Honoapiilani Road, Napili. Burial to follow.

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Betty Jean Jenkins

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Dec. 25, 2011
Betty Jean Jenkins, 71, of Waimea, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Fargo, N.D. She is survived by son Ralph, daughter Kaaren Lo, stepsons Joseph and Leslie, stepdaughter Debra, hanai son Jeff Li, brothers Bob and Lyle Sunderland, sister Carol Droppert and numerous grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Aloha Baptist Church, Honokaa, Hawaii. Services: &1 a.m.

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Jose Corpuz Jr.

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Nov. 28, 2011
Jose Corpuz Jr., also known as “Jun” and “Junior,” 60, of Waialua, a retiree from the Naval Facilities Engineering Command Hawaii, Public Works, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Karen M.; son Jason Maxwell; daughter Aleta K.; mother Angelita; brothers Roger and Dave; sisters Jovita “Jovi” Espiritu, Jeanette Bushey and Merilyn “Merl” Thompson; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Rosary: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 9:45 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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DOMINGO APOSTOL GUZMAN, JR.

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DOMINGO APOSTOL GUZMAN, JR.

Age 68, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away December 6, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born November 30, 1943 in Badoc Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Was employed at Julie’z Restaurant.

He is survived by wife, Monica V. Guzman; sons, Aniceto (Joann) Guzman; daughters, Amy (Boyet) Peralta, Arlean (Jhonel) Guzman; 4 grandchildren; brothers, Melecio (Carlina) Guzman, Prudencio (Soledad) Guzman; sisters, Josefina (Crispulo) Yadao, Eugenia (Alfonso) Macadangdang; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Friday (January 6) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Program & Mass 11:15 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Darlene Kawaauhau

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Dec. 26, 2011
Darlene Kawaauhau, 45, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a former loan officer at Citi Financial, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Kau, Hawaii. She is survived by son Lot III; daughters Emarie Carvalho and Christen Kawaauhau; adopted father Eusebio R. Javar; mother Caroline Javar; brothers Ricky, Greg, Andy, Randell, Terrence, Ranolfo, Ruby and Leonardo Javar; sisters Cheryl Ancheta, Tammy Makuakane, Vicky Bartolome, Donna Baluyot, Letty Duran and Tina Meadows; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at River of Life Assembly of God, 96-2345 Paauau St., Pahala, Hawaii. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Naalehu Community Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Fern Fumiye Kawazoe

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Dec. 22, 2011
Fern Fumiye Kawazoe, 57, of Hilo, a retired state Department of Education school administrative services assistant, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Brian, sons Branden and Chad, daughter Kerilyn K. Chuang, mother Michiye K. Nishimura, brother Myles Nishimura and sisters Karen Shinjo and Arleen Tamashiro. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire.

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Millie Ann Kekawa

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Nov. 30, 2011
Millie Ann Kekawa, 57, of Aiea, an Ala Moana Hotel housekeeper, died in Las Vegas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Joseph K. Jr.; sons Kalani and Kealii; daughters Crystal and Charise; father Phillip Pangorang; brothers Curtis, William and Steven Pangorang; sisters Tammy Candelario, Terry Yamaguchi, Virginia Schreiner, Shirley Ann Curtis, Mary A. Johnson, Kristine Pangorang and Arlene Avilla; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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RUSSELL “BUTCH O’HARA” MILES LEASURE

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RUSSELL “BUTCH O’HARA” MILES LEASURE

Age 87, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away December 9, 2011 in Honolulu. Born Sept. 22, 1924 in New Castle, PA. Russell was a World War II Veteran and Purple Heart recipient. He was a retired Naval Base Police Officer.

He is survived by wife, Dorothy Leasure; sons, Jonathan Leasure, Steven (Mylene) Leasure; daughters, Joanna Groark, Susanna Leasure, Caroline (Douglas) Hoffman; sister, Anna Gregor of FL.; 9 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Friday (January 6) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 10:15 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire. No flowers, please.

Robert Joseph Luke

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Dec. 13, 2011
Robert Joseph Luke, 81, of Honolulu, a retired owner of Sav Mor Coffee Shop and a Coast Guard veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by wife Aiko; sons Hal and Rodney; sisters Jenny and Judith Wong, Margaret Crone, Laura Luke and Julia Woo; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services at noon. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Jan. 9 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.

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Kathryn K. Phillip Makuakane

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Dec. 23, 2011
Kathryn K. Phillip Makuakane, 71, of Kaneohe, a retired state employee at Heeia and Kailua elementary schools and Honolulu Airport, and former school bus driver at Tomasa Bus Co., died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons James K. Makuakane and Kamehameha Kane, hanai daughter Pohaikealoha Hayashida, brother Michael H. Phillip, sister Suzanne L. Phillip, hanai sister Dorothy Seghorn, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe IV Ward, 46-117 Halaulani St. Services at noon. Committal and dedication services: 10 a.m. Jan. 9 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Mary Maruyama

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Dec. 17, 2011
Mary Maruyama, 78, of Pearl City, a homemaker, died in Pearl City. She was born in Kaunakakai, Molokai. She is survived by husband Takeo; son Michael; daughters Lynn Kirms, Rae Uyehara and Lisa Maruyama; brother Joseph Furukawa; sisters Lily Young and Grace Horiuchi; and seven grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church of Pearl City, 1445 Hoolaulea St. Inurnment services: 1 p.m. Jan. 9 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers. In lieu of monetary offerings, donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii or Alzheimer’s Association.

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Roy Hideo Nakamura

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Nov. 30, 2011
Roy Hideo Nakamura, 57, of Kaaawa died in Kaaawa. He was born in Koolauloa. He is survived by mother Tokiko, brothers Lawrence and Jon, and sisters Linda Fernandez and Geraldine Azama. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Lulu Kalua Enos Ng

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Dec. 28, 2011
Lulu Kalua Enos Ng, 83, of Wailuku, a retired Wailuku Elementary School teacher, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Waikapu, Maui. She is survived by son Larry Jr., daughter Larrie Plunkett, brother Arthur K. Enos, sisters Williet Range and Muriel Prager, eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kahului Ward. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Wailuku. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Maximiano Sabroso Paguio

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Dec. 21, 2011
Maximiano Sabroso Paguio, 72, of Pearl City, a retired auto mechanic for the Army and Air Force Exchange Service, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Cavite, Philippines. He is survived by wife Victoria B.; sons Alvin and Max; daughter Victoria P. Moores; brothers Nestor, Renato and Delfin Jr.; sisters Solita, Zenaida, Anita and Teresita; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Cremation to follow.

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Sue Reis

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Dec. 19, 2011
Sue Reis, 80, of Waimea, Hawaii, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by husband Gene; daughter Sue Turek; brothers Teruo, Shigeo, Yoshio and Rodney Oshiro; sister Mitzi Laucks; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Kamuela Hongwanji, Waimea. Services: 5 p.m. Celebration of life to follow.

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D.W. Rose

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Dec. 22, 2011
D.W. “Whitey” Rose, 86, of Hilo, a retired general manager at the former Hilo Motors, partner at Realty Investment Co. Ltd. and a Navy veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. He is survived by wife Lauretta “Rita,” daughter Pat Jamesson, sister Grace Jameyson, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. No services.

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Ronald Tamotsu Sasaki

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Dec. 13, 2011
Ronald Tamotsu “Porky” Sasaki, 61, of Honolulu, a former resident manager at Fairway House, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Karen S. and mother Lillian Y. Visitation: 1 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire.

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CHRISTINE “MAMA CRIS” MARIE SASUMAN

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CHRISTINE
“MAMA CRIS” MARIE SASUMAN

Age 101, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away December 7, 2011 in Honolulu. Born October 12, 1910 in Oklahoma. Member of Salvacion Army.

She is survived by son, Ernest (Teruko) Martin; daughter, Lucinda Matsui; 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (January 7) at Salvacion Army Corps; (296 North Vineyard Blvd) Funeral Service 10:45 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

PAULETTE L. SECIO

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PAULETTE L. SECIO

Age 55, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away December 18, 2011 in Pearl City. Born December 12, 1956 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Paulette was an employee of the Navy Exchange.

She is survived by son, Chad P. Secio; companion, Andrew Phil Navares; mother, Trinidad Secio; brother, Patrick N. Secio; sisters, Patricia Secio, Patrice (Steven) Kaneshiro; 1 niece & 3 nephews.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (January 6) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m.

Susan Frances Shizuru

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Dec. 8, 2011
Susan Frances Shizuru, also known as Susan Frances Woodall, 67, of Wahiawa died at home. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Francis Moo, daughter Rana W. Kapu, brother Jack Jr., sisters Ramona Ricapor-Hall and Nola DeVincent, and four grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at 45-1104 Cobb Adams Road, Kaneohe.

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Elizabeth Ann Spitalsky

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Dec. 19, 2011
Elizabeth Ann “Kaime” Spitalsky, 81, of Lanai City, an educational assistant for private schools, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kona. She is survived by companion Guillermo Sarocam; sons Guillermo “Baba” and Jessie Spitalsky, and Theron Sarocam; daughters Alberta Duarte, Cynthia “Fatso” Deleon, Carol “Peachie” Aoki, Leilani and Lynda Spitalsky, and Laura and Georgina “Gigi” Mano; brother Leonard Filomeno; sisters Violet Santos, and Lily and Ethel Filomeno; 26 grandchildren; and 49 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday in Lanai City. Casual attire.

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