Posted On April 24th, 2012 -


Ruth L. Chun, 87, passed away peacefully at Arcadia Retirement Residence in Honolulu on March 16, 2012. She was an order/sales clerk and a professional seamstress, with Commercial Enterprises Ltd., Hawaiian Hardwood Co., Ltd., C.Q. Yee Hop & Co., Pearl Harbor Shipyard.

She is survived by daughters Patricia Ann (Wendell) Chow, Karen Gayle (Dennis) Webb, Leslie Lynn Chun Urubshurow; grandchildren William James (Iris) Chow, Wendell Albert (Rebecca) Chow, Stacey Wendean (David) Lovell, Kurt Christian Webb, Kristen Ruth Nesci (Dean) Schenone, Bion Tseren Urubshurow; great-grandchildren Jaime La’akea Lovell, Keely Kahiwahiwa Lovell, Trinity Ka’anela Lovell, Jet Fields Chow, Ace Kai Chow, Van Kanoa Chow, Ian Charles James Wellman Webb, Tyler Anthony Nesci, Christian Kimo Nesci; sisters Ida Chang, Evelyn Chun, Alice Yee; brothers Clarence Lee, Eugene Lee, Robert (Yvonne) Lee. Ruth was preceded in death by husband James C.H. Chun.

Services to be held at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea Street on Saturday, April 28, 2012. Visitation 10:00 AM with services at 11:00 AM. Private burial will be held at Hawaiian Memorial Cemetery on Sunday, April 29, 2012. Casual/aloha attire.

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