Archive for April 12th, 2012

Tranquilina Arneson

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March 13, 2012
Tranquilina “Jackie” Arneson, 74, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Charles, Richard and William; daughters Charlene Denges, Eleanor Arneson-Rosa, and Jacqueline and Melanie Arneson; brothers Tranquilino “Frank” and Victorino “Gabby” Gomez; 17 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Karben Bedinin

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April 1, 2012
Karben Bedinin, 86, of Kihei, Maui, a cook at schools in the Marshall Islands, died. She was born in the Marshall Islands. She is survived by sons Kinji Abin and Luciano Tano, daughters Angella Sinclair and Carmelita Dribo, 51 grandchildren, 114 great-grandchildren and 48 great-great-grandchildren. Overnight vigil and services: 6 p.m. Monday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Burial: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Valley Isle Memorial Park Cemetery, Wailuku. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Juan Bustamante

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March 29, 2012
Juan “Safea” Bustamante, 58, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a state Department of Public Safety adult corrections officer and an Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Utulei, American Samoa. He is survived by companion Fredrene “Rena” Caminos; daughter Leiloa; stepsons Kapela and Kekoa Mauai; stepdaughter Kau‘ilani Caminos; hanai son Safea Mauai; mother Leiloa Siatanu‘u; stepfather Fagaese Siatanu‘u; hanai mother Fagalima Kealoha; brothers Usoali‘i, Laupepa and Leonard Siatunu‘u, Samu Taumanupepe, Pastor Lono Kealoha and Samuel Kanakanui; sisters Analisi Kiehhoefer, Teresita Lolesio, Nana Mamona, Valasi Sega, Kopa Semeatu, Pamamao Luafau, May Matthews, Mary Tamale, Paeuli Siatunu‘u, Lusia Poumele, Saiselu Walker, To‘afa Heder and Charlotte Hee; hanai brother Ronald Kanakanui; and hanai sister Vernette Dean. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire.

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Kenneth Kee Hyung Chung

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April 8, 2012
Kenneth Kee Hyung Chung, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Army sergeant major, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by sons Ronald D. and Matthew K., daughter Elise A. Soule and four grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Inurnment: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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Lorencia Paler Corpuz

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March 25, 2012
Lorencia Paler “Loren” Corpuz, 87, of Lihue, a Hawaiian Pineapple Cannery employee, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Niumalu, Kauai. She is survived by sons Clarence and Milton; daughters Christine Pardua, Patricia Rivera and Paula Rosa; brother Vernon Paler; sister Alice Jacintho; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Lihue Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Valentin Serrano Dela Cruz

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March 20, 2012
Valentin Serrano Dela Cruz, 99, of Waipahu died in Aiea. He was born in San Juan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Clarita; daughters Cherry Feliciano, Relita and Delia Dela Cruz, Evelina Javar, Mona Nicolas and Merlene Aquino; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Jack Lino Faumuina

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April 2, 2012
Jack Lino Faumuina, 78, of Waipahu, a retired Air Force senior master sergeant who served in the Vietnam War, died at home. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by wife Belmira, sons John and James, daughters Lani Natividad and Jackie Faumuina, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Holy Family Catholic Church, 830 Main St. Mass: 7 p.m.

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Leah Florence Herz Freitas

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April 4, 2012
Leah Florence Herz Freitas, 83, of Las Vegas, a Department of Defense civil service secretary, died at home. She was born in Baltimore. She is survived by husband Edward, son Edward Jr., daughters Stacey F. Kono and Lisa F. Walker, and five grandchildren. Services to be held in Las Vegas.

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Roman Dana Hubbell

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March 15, 2012
Roman Dana Hubbell, 59, of Kapaa, Kauai, a self-employed master potter, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in San Bernardino, Calif. He is survived by sons Jonathon and Jeremy. Celebration of life: 3:30 to
7 p.m. Sunday at Kealia Beach (pavilion close to river). Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, bring your favorite dish and refreshments.

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Tsuruo Kawamura

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April 9, 2012
Tsuruo Kawamura, 78, of Kahului died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Ethel, sons Kevin and Kerry, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Kahului Union Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire.

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TERESA ELAINE KUTZEN

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TERESA ELAINE KUTZEN

Teresa Elaine Kutzen, 48, of Las Vegas, NV 11/1/62 – 4/17/11. Born in Honolulu. Survived by Mother, Mary; brothers, Eric, Karl, Joseph Kutzen, sisters, Joleen Jackson, Pamela, Zena Robinson, Sonya Wilhelm, Regina Ornelas and Ron Davis. A Celebration of Life for Teresa was held on 5/21/11 at Las Vegas NV. Please join us on the Heavenly sent Journey to Scatter the Ashes of our Beloved Sister Teresa on 4/22/12 at 12:00 pm at Ulehawa Beach Park at Nanakuli. A Memorial Lunch Reception will be held at Pokai Bay Beach Park.

Terry Prudencio Lanias

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March 25, 2012
Terry Prudencio “Lani” Lanias, 85, of Waipahu, a retired pipe fitter at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Lucy, son Clifford, daughter Ellen Ngun, brother Antonio, sister Vicky Andrade, six grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Man Suk Lee

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April 2, 2012
Man Suk Lee, 92, of Honolulu, a retired meat cutter at Young’s Meat Market, died in Liliha Healthcare Center. He was born in Korea. He is survived by wife Soo Ja; sons Seung Joo and Seung Chul; daughters Hye Young, Hye Yeon and Ji Youn; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Charles Lum-King

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April 2, 2012
Charles “Black” Lum-King, 69, of Waimanalo and North Kohala, Hawaii, a retired Office of Hawaiian Affairs fiscal officer, an American Savings Bank accountant and an Army veteran, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by wife Mona; daughters Leslie Neuberger, Kristin Hata, Stephanie Bennett, Lokelani Cochrane and Leslie “Kapua” Lum-King; brother Frani; sisters Annette “Apple” Wong and Iwalani Rodriguez; and 12 grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Michelle Lynn Nagasako

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March 21, 2012
Michelle Lynn Nagasako, 36, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Reuben G., daughter Ashleigh-Ann Oh, father Charles K.T. Oh and brother Douglas C. Oh. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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JUANITA “NITA” RIMO PAGUIA

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JUANITA “NITA” RIMO PAGUIA

Age 76, of Maricopa, Arizona; formerly of Waialua & Wahiawa, passed away March 25, 2012 in Arizona. Born August 29, 1935 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was employed at Navy Exchange, Army & Air Force Exchange and at Convalescent Center of Honolulu as a physical therapist aide.

She is survived by son, Rodney (Natty) Paguia; daughters, Pamela (Erik) Christianson, Cerbanie (Nui) Rubin; step-daughter, Sherry (Eric) Johansen; 12 grand-children; 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Beatrice Vierra.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Tuesday (April 17) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 10 a.m. Wednesday (April 18) at St Michael Church; (67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua) Mass 11 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire.

RAYMOND PADUA SADURAL

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RAYMOND PADUA SADURAL

Age 104, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away March 23, 2012. Born October 15, 1907 in Nueva Ecija, Philippines. Reitred cooked at Dole Cannery.

He is survived by sons; Gene (Karen) Sadural, Wency (Suilda) Sadural; godson, Peter Romualdo; daughters, Deanna (Robert) Paaluhi; Beverly (Eugene) Marques, Roberta Chavez, Darlene (Walter) Quon, Janice Agena; 21 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; numerous great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Elena Sadural Geronimo, Honorata Sadural Pacis.

Visitation 10:30 a.m. Tuesday (April 17) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

WILLIAM ARTHUR RIGGS SANSANO, SR.

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WILLIAM
ARTHUR RIGGS SANSANO, SR.

Age 76, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away March 23, 2012 in Waianae. Born January 19, 1936 in Philippines. Retired from Shop 38 at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.

He is survived by sons, William Sansano Jr., Christopher Nathan (Anastasia) Sansano, Robert Francis (Ululii) Sansano; daughters, Mary Elizabeth “Libby” (Raymond) Gomes, Gloria Jean (Morris) Harris, Veronica Mae (Cesar) Rellin; brothers, Robert Sansano, Atty. Alexander Sansano; sisters, Betty Magpiong, Lily Ann Alegre, Marietta Reyes, Carmen “Dulce” Sales, Josephine Esther “Joy” Bermudez, Constance “Baby” Albano.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (April 19) at Sacred Heart Church (85-786 Old Government Rd., Waianae) Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Friday (April 20) at Sacred Heart Church, Eulogy 10:30 a.m., Funeral Service 10:45 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

John Anthony Labrado Sr.

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March 13, 2012
John Anthony Labrado Sr., 80, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a security guard, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Oakland, Calif. He is survived by wife Marcilina “Nancy”; son John Jr.; daughter Ann Marie; brother Frank; sisters Pilar Ross, Frances Martines, Madeline Petterly and Janet Husley; and four grandchildren. Celebration of life to be held in Oakley, Calif. Donations suggested to the American Lung Society.

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JANE UMENO UEHARA

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JANE UMENO UEHARA

Age 85, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away March 19, 2012 in Aiea. Born January 1, 1927 in Kau, Hawaii.

She is survived by son; David T. Uehara; daughters, Joyce J. Uehara, Lorna S. (Edward “Chip”) Uehara-Tilton; brother, Mitsuo Toyama; sister, Myrna F. Toyama; 3 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (April 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m.

Marion Chie Yamauchi

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March 29, 2012
Marion Chie Yamauchi, 75, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by brothers Ronald and Wayne; and sisters Caroline Hirayama, Rachel Lee and Joyce Yoshikawa. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Chester Wasuke Yasuda

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March 21, 2012
Chester Wasuke Yasuda, 88, of Kailua, a retired carpenter at various companies and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by sons Miles, Mel and Matthew; daughters Michelle “Miki” Akiona, and Marlene and Myra Yasuda; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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