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LOURDES NAGTALON AGBAYANI

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LOURDES NAGTALON
AGBAYANI

Age 92, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away January 29, 2012 in Honolulu. Born November 23, 1919 in Vintar Ilocos Norte, Philippines. School teacher in Philippines and Hawaii. Member of Filipino Catholic Club, United Vintarians of Hawaii and Vintar Teachers in Hawaii; former member of Legion of Mary. Preceded in death by parents, Felix and Benita Agbayani; sister, Macaria Barruga and brother: Isidro Agbayani.

She is survived by sisters, Florida Felipe, Carlota (Ernesto) Elido, Fely Villanueva.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Thursday (February 23) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Friday (February 24) at St. Joseph Catholic Church (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu); Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Matsue Arakaki

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Feb. 11, 2012
Matsue “Gladys” Arakaki, 85, of Pearl City died in Pearl City. She was born in Lawai, Kauai. She is survived by son Larry H., daughters Sandy H. Sugawara and Susan H. Russell, brother Teruji Agena, sisters Tsuruko Higa and Harriet Yap, six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m.

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Petra B. Bragado

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Feb. 9, 2012
Petra B. Bragado, 91, of Waipahu died in Warwich, R.I. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Carlito, Basilio Jr. and Anthony; daughters Revilla Guerrero and Lolita Ruelos; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Tammy Chopito

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Feb. 12, 2012
Tammy Chopito, also known as “May” and “Vahn,” 43, of Mililani died in Wahiawa. She was born in Vientiane, Laos. She is survived by husband Anthony A. III, sons Danny Souphilavong and Anthony A. Chopito IV, daughter Nina Souphilavong, parents Kongkham and Sa Chauthavone, brothers Phugen and Khek Souphilavong, sisters Anna Singta and Linda Chauthavone, and two grandchildren. Services to be held later in Fresno, Calif.

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TEODORICA “IKANG” ANDRES CORPUZ

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TEODORICA “IKANG” ANDRES CORPUZ

Age 89, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away January 22, 2012 in Honolulu. Born June 30, 1922 in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Member of Spirit Filled Christian Fellowship Church of Waipahu.

She is survived by daughters, Leonila Nuesca, Francine Pedro Perez; 3 grandchildren, Derrick (Ruby) Nuesca, Jason Nuesca, Claire Perez; 3 great-grandchildren, Xavier Nuesca, Xynah Nuesca, Xander Nuesca.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Thursday (February 23) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Friday (February 24) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Violet Kikuko Doi

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Feb. 4, 2012
Violet Kikuko Doi, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Steven Michael’s beautician, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kenneth T., sons Reynold H. and Ronald T., five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Herlinda Eades

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Jan. 18, 2012
Herlinda “Linda” Eades, 66, of Ewa Beach died in Aiea. She was born in Leyte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Jack; sons Jesus “Jerry” and John P. Schellhorn; daughters Irene Tolentino and Camille Abreu; sisters Lolita De Paz, Elena Ivey, Minda Melendrez and Clarita Voss; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Amy Barbara Evans

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Feb. 15, 2012
Amy Barbara Evans, 63, of Hilo, an artist and photographer, died at home. She was born in Chicago. She is survived by husband Curtis J. Malia; sons Solomon and Ossian Farmer, and Wren K. Evans; stepson Christopher Malia; brothers Geoffrey and Christopher; sister Mary A.; and 13 grandchildren. Celebration of life to be held June 20.

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Clifford Masao Hoshino

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Jan. 31, 2012
Clifford Masao Hoshino, 68, of Mililani, a Diagnostic Laboratory Services employee and Honolulu Dental Lab retiree, died in Aiea. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Lorna, son Kevin, daughter Wendy Thompson, brothers Clark and Brian, sisters Hanayo Meyers and Harue Gant, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:15 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Dionicio Hernandez Ildefonso

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Jan. 30, 2012
Dionicio Hernandez Ildefonso, 71, of Aiea, a Waikiki Banyan Condominiums houseman, died in Aiea. He was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Cresencia; sons Dionicio Benny Jr. and Ferdinand; daughters Jean Mariel Galing, Monaliza Antonio and Amelyn Domingcil; mother Victoria; brothers Ernesto, Florendo, Eliseo and Julius; sisters Gloria Ventura, Angela Padigos and Maria Estrella Bolding; and 16 grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church. Mass: 10:15 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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ERNEST “ERNIE” J. IWANE

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ERNEST “ERNIE” J. IWANE

Age 83, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away January 15, 2012 in Las Vegas. Born September 20, 1928 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Ernest retired from Hickam Air Force Base as an aircraft painter.

He is survived by wife, Grace Iwane; sons, Randal A. Iwane, Andrew S. (Denise) Iwane; daughter, Sandra M. (Kurtis) Tsuha; 4 grandchildren.

Private services were held.

Noriyuki Iwasaki

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Feb. 7, 2012
Noriyuki “Nori” Iwasaki, 86, of Honolulu, a Hawaii Metal Forming glazer and an Army veteran, died in Avalon Care Center. He was born in H-onolulu. He is survived by wife Helen M.; son Wesley W.; daughters Gwen K. Palmer, Diane C. Iwasaki, Lynn K. Fung and Lori T. Kuroiwa; brothers Shigetoshi and Benjamin; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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I. Walfrid Johnson

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Feb. 5, 2012
I. Walfrid Johnson, 77, of Kaneohe, a retired construction heavy-equipment operator, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Middle River, Minn. He is survived by wife Maria K., daughters Sylvia R. Makainai and Segrid M.K. Johnson-Hatten, sister Sylvia Ceasar, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:15 a.m. Thursday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park Chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial at noon at the cemetery. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Kellee Napuauiokalani Hui-Lan Kamanu

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Feb. 9, 2012
Kellee Napuauiokalani Hui-Lan Kamanu, infant daughter of Darryn and Dayna of Keaau, Hawaii, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo Medical Center. She is also survived by brother Randen, sister Alohilani, hanai sister Darnell Hanamaikai and grandparents Kel and Jackie Lee. Private services.

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Barbara Leonie Kaye

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Feb. 9, 2012
Barbara Leonie Kaye, 83, of Hawaii Kai, a retired real estate broker, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Sydney. She is survived by husband Alan, sons Paul and Michael, sister Margaret Goldston and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Church. Services: 11 a.m. Private burial. Aloha attire.

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Toshiko Lee

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Feb. 3, 2012
Toshiko Lee, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Kapiolani Medical Center registered nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John Y.H.; son David Y.H.; daughters Myrna N. and Sharon M. Lee, and Joanne L. Mow; sister Sachiko Ishihara; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at University Ave-nue Baptist Church. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Irmgard Ululani Mahoe

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Feb. 3, 2012
Irmgard Ululani Mahoe, 63, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Marvis M. Bush III; daughter Bernecia U.; brothers James, Sanford and Llewellyn Akiona; sisters Margaret Kini and Roxane Lee; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.

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Stanley Makaena

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Feb. 3, 2012
Stanley Makaena, 71, of Waianae died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Ethel Sinclair; brothers Darrell Kapuwai and Donald Kanoa; sisters Blossom Burdett, Beverly Keohokapu and Abbie Lyman; four grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Lela Minute

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Jan. 24, 2012
Lela Minute, 51, of Mililani died in Wahiawa. She was born in Fagamalo, American Samoa. She is survived by husband Tauoa, sons Douglas and Deroy, daughter Daisy, mother Siane Tuuga, brothers Palma and Puipui Tuuga, sisters Elemae and Loretta Tuuga, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaii First Samoan Assembly of God, 1420 Palama St., Honolulu. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Samuel Greg Muao

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Feb. 11, 2012
Samuel Greg Muao, 29, of Waipahu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by father Samuel M.; mother Aliitasi S.; brothers Masunu, Mua, Tavita and Aiga; and sister Maria. Visitation: 2 p.m. Thursday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Cremation to follow.

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Althea Poakalani Serrao

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Feb. 2, 2012
Althea Poakalani Serrao, 77 of Honolulu, an entrepreneur and quilt maker, will be remembered in services 11:30 a.m. Feb. 25 at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John F. Sr.; sons Joseph and John Jr.; daughters Rae Correia and Cissy Serrao; brother Wendall Chang; sisters Danette Lono, Candace Keliinui, Carolena Olmos, Cherylmae Simon, Camille Omo, Carolyn Dela Cruz and Francene Leong; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 25. Burial to follow at the cemetery. Aloha attire.

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Helen S. Souza

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Feb. 10, 2012
Helen S. Souza, 87, of Honolulu died in Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Randall, daughter Sister Joan of Arc Souza and two grandchildren. Services held. Private inurnment. No flowers or gifts.

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KAY KIMIE TAKAHASHI

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KAY KIMIE TAKAHASHI

Age 92, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away January 22, 2012 in Waipahu. Born January 28, 1919 in Waialua Oahu, Hawaii. A retired telephone operator at Hawaiian Telephone Company.

She is survived by sister, Beatrice (Richard) Aoki; niece, Iris Sera; nephew, Kenneth Sera.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Tuesday (February 21) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 10:30 a.m. Casual Attire. No koden, please.

Leonardo Revilla Tarape

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Jan. 21, 2012
Leonardo Revilla “Leo” Tarape, 52, of Wahiawa, a Great West of Hawaii truck driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Urdaneta City, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Delia S., sons Jeffrey and Jeramine, brothers Cipriano and Rodrigo, and sisters Lilia Sanchez, Delia Tira and Anna Yanos. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Wayne Taro Tengan

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Feb. 2, 2012
Wayne Taro Tengan, 51, of Honolulu, who worked in property management and sales, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife April H., father Charles Komatsu, mother Amy Komatsu and brother Thomas. Private services.

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Christopher Theodore Townsend

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Feb. 15, 2012
Christopher Theodore Townsend, 42, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Illinois. He is survived by parents James Gary and Karen Ann Cunningham, and sister Leesa Jo. Services: 4 p.m. Monday at Kahala Beach, Koloa Street beach access. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Unity Church of Hawaii.

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James John Waters

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Jan. 30, 2012
James John Waters, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force chief master sergeant, and a civil service and HMSA employee, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in South Hampton, N.Y. He is survived by wife Janet, son James J., daughters Julia Medeiros and Jessica Sphar, 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Holy Family Catholic Church. Mass: 7 p.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.

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Elmer D.F. Wong

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Feb. 7, 2012
Elmer D.F. Wong, 79, of Honolulu, a retired civil servant worker at Hickam Air Force Base, escort at Vacations Hawaii and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ruby and sisters Doris Wong, Evelyn Amoy, Myrna Choy, Candace Lum and Cherlyn Shioi. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Private committal services. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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