Archive for February 22nd, 2012

Cliff “Palikumaikalewalani” Needham Ahue

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CLIFF “PALIKUMAIKALEWALANI” NEEDHAM AHUE
January 17, 1955-January 26, 2012

Of Lahaina, Maui passed away on January 26, 2012 at Hale Makua, Kahului Maui under the warming care of Hospice Maui. He is survived by his father Wilford R., brother Kent M. and hanai brother Randy Villanueva.

The 2nd child, Cliff was born January 17, 1955 in Honolulu, O’ahu to Wilford Randolph.and Fay Kaonohiokala Whittle Ahue; first son Keith (Linda) Whittle Ahue & 3rd son Kent Miller Ahue. A graduate from Kamehameha Schools and University of Hawai’I Manoa.

On Maui he worked for Tihati Productions and Kumu Hula of Halau Hula Na Maile Ku Honua. Having dedicated his life to dance and culture he overwhelmingly gave his many gifts to organizations, companies, events, venues, boards, communities, to name a few.

Special MAHALO Dr. Christian Debranin & staff, Alex Taylor, Dr. Bobby Baker, Dr. Maikishi, Jeannie, Steve, Tim & Lisa, Janice, Maui Hospital: Tammy, Lanai North, Hale Makua Home Health Peggy, Barbara, Tom, Sarah, Pamela, Hale Makua Kahului Dr. Luukia Ruidas, Luisa, Gail, Theresa, Angie, Dan, Jessie, Jimmy, Cheyenne, Espie, Jiji, Letty, Donna T., Serlin, Venus, SB, and the East Unit and all the fabulous caring nurses and Staff, Hospice Maui Pom, Dr. Nancy Long, Kristy, Bev, Nalani, Stacy.

Bedside Buddies: Hokulani, Misty, Nalani, Kekoa, Theresa, Tui, Nanette, Leihua, Evon, Rina, Kekipi, Haunani, Kehau, Janie, Susan, Herbert, Daryle & everyone who visited in body & in spirit, who continuously & generously sent loving prayers, thoughts, love and Aloha in this journey. Lovingly, Uncle Wil, Kent, Randy & Jamie

Celebration of life on O’ahu Wednesday February 22, Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary 12Noon Visitation and 1pm Services. On Maui February 26 at Hyatt Regency Maui, Sunset Terrace, 12noon Visitation and 2pm Services and sharing with 5:30-6:30pm release of ashes. Online condolences:
www.hawaiifuneralservices.com or mailed direct to Kent Ahue, P.O. Box 332, Waimanalo, Hawaii 96795.

Douglas Akina

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

Feb. 5, 2012
Douglas “Butch” Akina, 69, of Kihei, Maui, owner of Akina Aloha Tours and Akina Bus Service, died at home. He was born in Kihei. He is survived by wife Sandra K.; son Douglas K.; daughters Darlene Akina and Cassie Akina-Ancog; hanai sons Mark Elf, Bully Donaghy and Kalani Hirata; sisters Millie Wietecha, Peggy Hamili, Jackie Gomez and Etheleen Coleman; and seven grandchildren. Public visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Modesta Guting Bautista

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

Jan. 17, 2012
Modesta Guting Bautista, 89, of Ewa Beach died in the Philippines. She was born in Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by sons Ernesto G., Virgilio G., Franklin G., Pribert G. “Boyet” and Rizalino G. Jr.; daughters Angelina B. Domingo, Lilia B. Rebamonte, Linda B. Alvior, Glory B. Fernandez and Glecy B. Dulay; hanai son Rodrigo “Brandon”; 28 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Dionicio Cabinatan

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Feb. 5, 2012
Dionicio Cabinatan, also known as “Don” and “Baby,” 85, of Honolulu, a street sweeper foreman with the city Department of Public Works, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by sons Don, Danford, Douglas, Darrel and Dallas; daughters Charlene Luning, Donna Estrella, Ramona and Deidre Self, Delilah Cabinatan, Dale Fredrickson, Denise Kekumu, Dawn Helliangao and JoAnn Ishida; brothers Galdino and Tony; sisters Bessie Snively and Vicky Paolilo; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. today at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com. Incorrect information given in an obituary Sunday.

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Howard Koon Fat Chin

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Jan. 27, 2012
Howard Koon Fat Chin, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Maytag Distribution Co. repairman and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by son Darryl; daughter Cyndy; brothers Koon Chong Yun, Koon Fook Yen and Gilbert Chin; and sisters Cecilia Davis, Mary Jones, Bernice Faberito and Susan Tom. Services: noon Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Norma D. Cloutier

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Feb. 9, 2012
Norma D. Cloutier, 89, of Kaneohe died in Honolulu. She was born in Casper, Wyo. She is survived by sons Robert, Ronald and Lawrence; brother Dan Kelly; sisters Peggy and Patsy Wood; 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.

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MEDARDO “MEDIE” LOREN FAELDONEA

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

MEDARDO “MEDIE” LOREN
FAELDONEA

Age 71, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away January 30, 2012 in Waianae. Born September 20, 1940 in Dumalag, Capiz, Philippines. A retired Japanese newspaper printer for Hawaii Hochi.

He is survived by wife Adoracion F. Faeldonea; sons, Medardo (Jovelyn) Faeldonea Jr., Edwin (Ellen Bilote) Faeldonea, Dennis (Eme Salviejo) Faeldonea, Acemael Faeldonea, Danilo Faeldonea, Edgar Faeldonea; daughters, Irma (B.J.) Faeldonea Talaro, Teresita (Richel) Faeldonea Sorino, Angelajoy Faeldonea; brother, Nelson Faeldonea; sisters, Milet, Regina, Ederlina; 18 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson.

Visitation 6:00 p.m. Sunday (February 26) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Monday (February 27) at St Jude Catholic Church; (92-455 Makakilo Dr., Kapolei) Mass 10:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Antone Morales Gabriel

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

Feb. 11, 2012
Antone Morales Gabriel, 86, of Mililani, a stevedore, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by sons Antone D. and Raymond, daughter Victoria Sablas, sister Geraldine, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at St. John Apostle and Evangelist. Mass: noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Jinichi Higa

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Feb. 16, 2012
Jinichi Higa, 87, of Pearl City, a federal government retiree and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Elaine, sons Michael and Howard, daughter Gaylynne, brothers Yoshikazu and Masatoshi, sister Lorraine Teruya and six grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire.

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JANICE MARIE JENKINS

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JANICE MARIE JENKINS

Janice Marie Jenkins born 6 January 1949 daughter of Violet Veriato Cardoza and Dalles Perkins Jenkins passed away in the early morning of 2 February with her loving daughter by her side. A graduate of McKinley High School she is survived by daughters Jeannette Fogg, Sharolyn Takata; son Timothy Takata; brothers Vernon Jenkins, Robert Jenkins; grand-children Steven Fogg, Jessica Fogg, Robert Clevenger, Travis Bates, David Lofty, Danielle Lofty, Desiree Lofty, Christopher Takata; great-grandchildren Ava Grace Fogg, Nevaeh Clevenger, Urijah Clevenger; and many additional loving friends and family members. She will always be in our hearts.

Simoemoe L. Jennings

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Jan. 17, 2012
Simoemoe L. Jennings, 55, of Honolulu, an Easter Seals certified nursing assistant, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Poloa, American Samoa. She is survived by sons Andrew J. Lilo and Ta’ase Jennings; daughters Salilo P. Lilo and Flora A. Jennings; brothers Alatina Sula and Kalauna Pataua; sisters Mile Tuiolemotu, Saini Ale, Ainouama Fa’amasino, Alofa Fa’atamala and Salaisa Ati; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: noon Sunday at Samoa-Tokelau Seventh-day Adventist Church, Palama. Services: 2 p.m. Cremation to follow.

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ELIZABETH KIPOLA CAESAR KEOHOHOU

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

ELIZABETH KIPOLA CAESAR KEOHOHOU

The family of Elizabeth Kipola Caesar Keohohou would like to thank family and friends who came to celebrate her life on Friday, February 10, 2012 at Borthwick Mortuary Honolulu. A special mahalo to: Caregivers David Keohohou and Elizabeth O’Brien, Kahu William Kaina, Dr. DeeAnn Carpenter, Borthwick Mortuary Kauai, and Reverend Lago Sunset Memorial Cemetery.

Steven Charles Lambert

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Feb. 16, 2012
Steven Charles Lambert, 46, of Lahaina, a charter fishing boat captain, died. He was born in Orange, Calif. He is survived by wife Valerie, son Logan C., daughter Hailey V., parents Charles and Yvonne, brothers Greg and Mark, and sister Julia Caruso. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Innocence Church. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes: 4:30 p.m. at Lahaina Harbor. Lei only. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Miao-De Lin

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Feb. 1, 2012
Miao-De Lin, 79, of Honolulu, a retired warehouse manager in China, died in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by wife Suying Wang; son Hua; daughters Ping, Yi and Linda; and three grandchildren. Private services.

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JANET JEAN DALO MONTANO

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JANET JEAN DALO MONTANO

Age 41, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away January 21, 2012 in Honolulu. Born February 15, 1970 in Honolulu, Hawaii. A head skills trainer at Loveland Academy and former Aloha Airlines Service Contract Agent.

She is survived by parents, Warlito & Paciencia Montano; sisters, Joanne Montano-Ikehara (William Baradi), Jackielyn Montano; nephews, Jayce Ikehara, Jarrin Baradi.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (February 26) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (February 27) at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; (1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Jadelyn Cheryl Neal

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

Feb. 1, 2012
Jadelyn Cheryl Neal, 50, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Shane, Chevy, Boz and DJ Yaw; daughters Tiane, Tiare, Hope, Punohu and Kela; three brothers; six sisters; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary.

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Masaichi Oguma

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Feb. 7, 2012
Masaichi “Marco” Oguma, 85, of Hilo, a retired U.S. Postal Service mail carrier and an Army veteran, died in Hilo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elsie S.; son Mark; brothers Phillip and Wilfred; sisters Lydia “Lee” Magnani, Ruth “Kalehua” Nakasone and Gwendolyn “Lani” Joaquin; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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ANTHONY “BOBO” PAIVA

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ANTHONY “BOBO” PAIVA

Age 69, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away January 28, 2012 in Waipahu. Born November 21, 1942 in Honolulu, Hawaii. A Sears & Roebuck retiree and Natatorium Beach Boy.

He is survived by wife, Brenda Paiva; sons, Anthony “Bulla” Paiva, Jr., Adrian “Moku” (Shellie) Paiva, Anson Kaipo Paiva; 5 grandchildren; brother, Russell Paiva.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (February 24) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Burial 9:00 a.m. Saturday (February 25) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Jose Pangelinan Perez

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Feb. 9, 2012
Jose Pangelinan Perez, 83, of Kailua-Kona, a furniture bedding carpenter, banquet porter at the former Kona Lagoon Hotel and maintenance manager at Kona Plaza, died in Life Care Center of Kona. He was born in Agana, Guam. He is survived by sons Melvyn, Efren, Roland, Renee and Raymond; daughters Beth Perez-Poepoe, Janie Quinn and Sandra Morales; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Graveside inurnment: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Kona Memorial Park, Holualoa, Hawaii. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Esewil Yomen Rekis

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Jan. 27, 2012
Esewil Yomen Rekis, 32, of Aiea, a custodian at Consolidated Theatres in Mililani, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Chuuk, Micronesia. He is survived by wife Siscelia; son Yorex; daughters Tepora and Terissa; parents Yomen and Karesia; brothers Reksy, Rekis, Scandy, Rek, Ker and KR; and sisters Tersy, Karmen and Clarissa. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Burial in Chuuk.

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Peter Salvador Rodrigues

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Jan. 22, 2012
Peter Salvador Rodrigues, 65, of Wahiawa, a Navy veteran and a former fuel supply inspector at Pearl Harbor Fuel Supply Co., died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Honomakau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Stephanie; daughters Leslie and Leona Rodrigues, and Krista Lopez; stepsons Francis and Vincent Lopez; mother Alice Mendes; brothers James and David; sisters Florence Echevarria and Rosemarie Seifert; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Wahiawa. Aloha attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

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Lawrence Lung Sr.

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Feb. 6, 2012
Lawrence “Larry” Lung Sr., 74, of Waipahu, a retired foreman at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, employee at Sears at Pearlridge Center and an Air Force veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Kilauea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Violet; son Lawrence Jr.; daughter Lisa-Anne L. Tsuruda; sisters Madeline Crepes, Selene Souza and Francine Cabanilla; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Esther Imada Sudo

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

Feb. 6, 2012
Esther Imada Sudo, 82, of Kaneohe, a retired bookkeeper at Liberty House and Countertops Etc. Inc., died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harry “Blackie,” son Ray Imada, stepdaughter Joanne Whitaker, brother Dennis Kanemori, sisters Bernice Takara and Doris Sakamoto, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the park cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Pearl Leomomi Haasenritter Tengan

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Feb. 18, 2012
Pearl Leomomi Haasenritter Tengan, 84, of Hilo, a retired Pacific Mac Nut Corp. chief executive officer, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Felix, Ethan, Arnold, Vernon and Michael; daughters Marietta and Kihei Tengan, Tania Kavanagh, Casey Wilder, Annette Chapman, Donna Scaff, Ivonne Everett and Josephine Starkey; brother Moses Haasenritter; sister Ethel H. Fragas; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hilo Stake Center, Kilauea Avenue. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo, Hui Malama Ola na Oiwi (Hilo) or American Cancer Society (East Hawaii).

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Karey Kazuyuki Yamamoto

Posted On February 22nd, 2012 -

Jan. 26, 2012
Karey Kazuyuki Yamamoto, 59, of Waipahu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother William “Billy” and caregiver Estrelita Tabladillo. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Kwai Inn Yee

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Feb. 17, 2012
Kwai Inn “Julia” Yee, 85, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Tracy and Warren; daughters Sharon Wong, Susan Lee and Sharlene Low; brother Mon Wai Chun; and 10 grandchildren. Taoist services: 8:30 a.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Lin Yee Chung Chinese Cemetery, Manoa.

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