Archive for January 29th, 2012

HELEN H.P. LEE AHN

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

HELEN H.P. LEE AHN

Helen H.P. Lee Ahn passed away on October 27, 2011. She was born in Wahiawa, Oahu, on August 12, 1924, and graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1942. She served in the Women’s Air Raid Defense during World War II, thereafter assisted her husband in business, raised her children and grandchildren, and served for many years as a member of the University of Hawaii Foundation. She also was cited for her fund-raising accomplishments on behalf of the Center for Korean Studies at the University of Hawaii. She is survived by her husband, Chung Dho; daughters Karen Ahn, Jennifer Minami, Marcella Sugihara, Lucy Ahn, and Margaret Ahn; as well as ten beloved grand-children and two great-grand-daughters. Private services have been held.

Erlinda Agliam Jacinto Ayala

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Dec. 28, 2011
Erlinda Agliam Jacinto Ayala, 71, of Honolulu, a 50th State Poultry retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by son Edward Jr. and sister Pauline Dela Cruz. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Wayan Padilla DeCosta

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 24, 2012
Wayan Padilla DeCosta, 21, of Lahaina, a server at 5 Palms restaurant in Lahaina, died in Lahaina. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by father John “Abo’D,” mother Anita Padilla, companion Kristen Simeone, brothers Efe and Orlando and sisters Chioke and AnNur DeCosta and Khedija Yamini. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Services: 11 a.m.

Posted in Death Notices

Macaria Paguirigan Domingo

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Dec. 17, 2011
Macaria Paguirigan Domingo, 86, of Honolulu, a Delight Bakery cake icer, died in Honolulu. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Samuel Jr., brother Restitutu Paguirigan, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 9:45 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Adeline Alice Frank

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 21, 2012
Adeline Alice “Granny” Frank, 101, of Wailuku, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Priscilla “Pearl” Medeiros, Bertha Akuna and Harriet O’Shea; 18 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and 38 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Anthony Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Alyce See Moy Gantt

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 11, 2012
Alyce See Moy Gantt, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Dole Pineapple pineapple trimmer and homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Beverly, brother Benjamin Zane, three grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at the park cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Duane Kanoelehua Ibarra

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 18, 2012
Duane Kanoelehua Ibarra, 50, of Pukalani, Maui, a former Maui Police Department employee, Maui Fire Department firefighter III stationed in Makawao, Maui, and Securitas law enforcement officer at Kahului Airport, died in Makawao. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Terri, daughter Pomaikai and brothers Ronald Moniz and Wayne Ibarra. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku, Maui. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Saburo Inenaga

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 19, 2012
Saburo Inenaga, 86, of Honolulu, a Pearl Harbor Shipyard retiree, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Yukio and Sakae, and sisters Harumi Furuya and Fujie Vea. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Posted in Death Notices

Richard Amadeo Jr.

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 21, 2012
Richard Amadeo Jr., 73, of Paia, Maui, a retired East Maui recreational coordinator for the Maui County Parks and Recreation Division, died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by sons Darrin, Kaleo and Donovan, daughter Rochelle, nine grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Holy Rosary Church. Mass: 6:30 p.m. Scattering of ashes: 8 a.m. Saturday at Baldwin Beach Park. No flowers. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Gerald Fernandez Jr.

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 15, 2012
Gerald Fernandez Jr., also known as “Captain” and “Green Jeans,” 60, of Pukalani, Maui, a former heavy equipment mechanic for the state highway division, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Paulette Breeden; sons Edric Breeden, and Gerald “Jerry Boy” III and Kai Fernandez; daughter Dawn; mother Frances; sister Harriet Gushi; and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

David Gomes Jr.

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 25, 2012
David Gomes Jr., 84, of Kaneohe, owner of David Gomes Concrete Statuary and an Army veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Willowdean L.; sons Gregory, Jason and David Gomes, and Dean Kipi; daughter Doradean Acosta; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5:30 p.m. Aloha attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Alexander Kaleilani Kahalepuna Jr.

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 19, 2012
Alexander Kaleilani Kahalepuna Jr., 85, of Kaneohe, a retired Bank of Hawaii maintenance coordinator, former engineer for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and the Federal Aviation Administration, and an Army veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Helene K.; sons Boysie, Chester and Kekai; daughter Kahealani Tani; sisters Kanani Lewis and Nancy Lum Won; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe Stake Center. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Benjamin Nobutoshi Katada

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 22, 2012
Benjamin Nobutoshi Katada, 80, of Kaneohe, a retired photographer and former owner of Benny’s Studio, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rose-Jean, sons Jason N. and Stuart K., daughter Wendy Katada-Barrett, brothers Alan and Clifford and three grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m.

Posted in Death Notices

Bernard Sun Cho Loo

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 18, 2012
Bernard Sun Cho Loo, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard radiographer and an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mathilda L.D., sons Joseph and Thomas, daughters Doretta Masui and Bernie Lam and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Services: 11 a.m. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Lydia Tavares Louis

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 10, 2012
Lydia Tavares Louis, 97, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. She was born in Honomu, Hawaii. She is survived by brother George Tavares. Visitation: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Graveside services: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

Posted in Death Notices

Lilly Wai Sing Lum Medeiros

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 17, 2012
Lilly Wai Sing Lum Medeiros, 99, of Mililani, a retired Kaneohe Marine Corps Station accounts payable clerk, died. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughter Laurie Pontes, sister Irene Perron, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Kailua. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

GLADYS SETSUKO OYAMA NAGAMINE

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

GLADYS SETSUKO OYAMA NAGAMINE

79, of Aiea, died January 7, 2012, at Pali Momi Medical Center. Gladys was born April 30, 1932 in Waimea, Kauai. She was a housewife. Survived by her husband: Richard H.; daughters: Michele (Len) Ogata, Christine Gardner; grandson, Kalin; brothers, Benjamin George and Daniel Oyama. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday (2/4) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; services at 4 p.m.

Chucky Ikaika de la Nux

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 18, 2012
Chucky Ikaika de la Nux, 30, of Kihei, Maui, a Pacific Stage & Lighting laborer, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by mother Evelyn; brothers Jacob and Isaac de la Nux, and Rusty Ferguson; sister Dawnah; and half-sisters Kaui Kanakaole and SerryLee Kanakaole-Wong. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Joella Leialoha Paaoao

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 13, 2012
Joella Leialoha Paaoao, 60, of Waianae, a supervisor, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Jeremiah, daughters Sarah and Ruth, brother Wayne and 11 grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Earline Gail Pagan

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 22, 2012
Earline Gail Pagan, 54, of Pahoa, Hawaii, formerly of Honolulu, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Derek H.; sons Denton and Dominic Freitas; daughter Darilyn Ahloy; parents Frank A. and Joan G. Flores; brother Dexter Freitas; and sisters Ronalyn and Alare Freitas, Karen DeSilva, Ro-Ann Martin and Deborah Flores. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

MYRTLE H. “BERTHA” PAIAINA

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

MYRTLE H. “BERTHA” PAIAINA

Age 86, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away January 6, 2012 in Kapolei. Born August 21, 1925 in Waimea, Kauai.

She is survived by sons, Samuel K. Paiaina, Howard L.K. Manoiki; daughters, Beth-Ann K.K. Amorin, Myrtle-Mae K. (Francis) Asada, Brenda-Lee L. Zamora; brother, Henry Cho; sister, Elizabeth (Robert) Kaneshiro; 24 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Wednesday (February 1) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Rose Crivello Pinnow

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 18, 2012
Rose Crivello Pinnow, 101, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at her son’s home in Hilo. She was born in Onomea, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Leslie and Harold, brothers Leonard and Milton Crivello, eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Papaikou. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Mauna Kea Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Harriet Puaoliwa Keahi Price

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 9, 2012
Harriet Puaoliwa Keahi Price, 88, of Waimanalo, a retired Hilton Hawaiian Village laundry employee, died at home. She was born in South Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by son Phillip; daughters Pamela Ahana, Paula Price and Lucy Koa; brothers Luther and Robert Keahi; sisters Maile Widemann, Gladys Kaniho, Elaine Septimo and Barbara Ann Keahi; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

Posted in Death Notices

David Dean Rodrigues

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 19, 2012
David Dean Rodrigues, 45, of Wailuku, an employee at his family’s businesses, Steve’s Automotive and Maui Moto, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by fiance Cindy Pate, daughter Nalani Wilsey and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

CONSOLATION UY SAGAYAGA

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

CONSOLATION UY SAGAYAGA

Age 71, of Honolulu, passed away January 8, 2012 at her home. Born August 31, 1940 in Cauayan, Isabela, Philippines. Retired Pharmacy Aide from St. Francis Hospital.

She is survived by husband, Simeon T. Sagayaga; son, Samson R. (Christy Goodman) Sagayaga; sisters, Tomasita Lim, Paz Guy, Gloria Uy; brothers, Melicio Uy, Valentin Uy, Manuel Uy.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Wednesday 2/1 at St. Philomena Church, 3300 Ala Laulani St., Mass 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Consolation Uy Sagayaga

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 8, 2012
Consolation Uy Sagayaga, 71, of Honolulu, a retired St. Francis Hospital pharmacy aide, died at home. She was born in Cauayan, Isabela, Philippines. She is survived by husband Simeon T., son Samson R., brothers Melicio, Valentin and Manuel Uy, and sisters Tomasita Lim, Paz Guy and Gloria Uy. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. Philomena Church, 3300 Ala Laulani St. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Jay Juan Serain

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 17, 2012
Jay Juan Serain, 98, of Hilo, a retired truck and tractor operator at Ookala and Laupahoehoe sugar companies, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Beatrice, sons Rudy, Jay and Daryl, daughter Karon Serain-Darnall, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Heart of Mary, Papaikou, Hawaii. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Thelma Nani Smith

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 23, 2012
Thelma Nani “Mama Nani” Smith, 91, of Hana, Maui, a housekeeper, died in Hana Health Center. She was born in Ulupalakua, Maui. She is survived by sons Randolph Jr., Michael, Ronald Sr. and Earl Sr.; daughters Lorraine and Marjorie Akoi, and Veronica and Eunice Lind; brothers Elmer and Bradford Kaaihue; sister Domatilla; 35 grandchildren; 76 great-grandchildren; and 21 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Church, Hana. Mass: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary, Wailuku. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Eduard Naboa Ayala Sr.

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 6, 2012
Eduard Naboa Ayala Sr., 60, of Honolulu, a Princess Kaiulani Hotel retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Agno, Philippines. He is survived by son Edward Jr., brothers Jose, Richard and Edmund and sisters Aida Limuaco, Norma Ayala, Elsie Takenaka and Nena Maneses. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Tamotsu Tsunezumi

Posted On January 29th, 2012 -

Jan. 20, 2012
Tamotsu “Tamo” Tsunezumi, 91, of Hilo, an auto mechanic, retired proprietor of the former Tamo’s Repair Shop in Hilo, and former employee at Oshima Garage and Hilo Motors, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Dorothy, sons Ronald and Oren, daughter Gail Harada, brother Masatoshi, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran