Archive for April 28th, 2012

Pedro Agustin

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April 15, 2012
Pedro “Augie” Agustin, 72, of Aiea, a U.S. government sheet-metal mechanic at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Shop 17, and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Pauline; son Preston; daughter Pamela Agpaoa; brothers Herman Sr., Francisco, Fidelio and Emilio; sister Rose Iwaki; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Lucio Cornelio Acob Barut

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April 4, 2012
Lucio Cornelio Acob Barut, 80, of Waipahu died in Aiea. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Esperanza R.; sons Camilo, Felix, Virgilio and Lucio; daughters Irene Duldulao, Adelaida Terencio, Norma Dechavez, Cerelyn Bagcal and Gliceria Ramones; sisters Lina Constantino and Susana Bucsit; 32 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Resurrection of the Lord Church, 94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipio. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.

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Robert Y.M. Chang

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April 13, 2012
Robert Y.M. Chang, 100, of Wailuku died in Wailuku. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by three sons, seven daughters, a brother, three sisters and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grand•- children. Private services.

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Charlotte Y. Chun

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April 2, 2012
Charlotte Y. “Honey” Chun, 92, of Honolulu, a retired credit union account clerk, died in Ho-nolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Gordon, daughter Carolyn Acoba, brother William Yim, sisters Dorothy Chang and Gertrude Chock, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.

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Robert Francis Correa

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April 4, 2012
Robert Francis “Bob” Correa, 80, of Kailua, a retired Hawaiian Electric superintendent and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Shirley, son Michael, daughter Robin Kouke and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John Vianney Church. Services: 11:30 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Virginia Crawford

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April 10, 2012
Virginia “Gina” Crawford, 88, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Broderick; daughter Helen Akui; sisters Dorothy Gutierres, Serafine Loa and Helen Newman; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: noon Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Elbert Nemi Davis

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April 20, 2012
Elbert Nemi Davis, 75, of Honolulu, a retired Navy chief petty officer, died at home. He was born in Whitakers, N.C. He is survived by daughters Karen D. Mercer, Dawn D. Baker, Deirdre A. Davis and Daphne D. Cofield; brothers Alfred Jr. and Warren; sister Margaret Goodwyn; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Celebration of life: 8:30 a.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Scattering of ashes to follow.

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Richelle Gaylene Downey

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April 2, 2012
Richelle Gaylene “Chelle” Downey, 42, of Maili died in Hono-lulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by father Richard; mother Martha McAnany; sisters Debra Arquette, Donna-Lei Downey and Melodi Kekau•oha; and grandparent Francis Wilson. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Frances Balbuena Gragas

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March 31, 2012
Frances Balbuena Gragas, 87, of Waipahu died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son John C. Jr.; daughters Theresa “Terry” Miyasato, Yolanda Paris, June Ocreto, Velma Okumura and Ann Holdstock; brothers Stanley and Gilbert Balbuena; sister Clara Fredrickson; 16 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Park, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Marino Esteban Ortega Jr.

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April 16, 2012
Marino Esteban “Junior” Ortega Jr., 63, of Mililani, a hotel industry worker and Hilton Hawaiian Village assistant bell captain, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Marjorie “Margie”; son Ryan; daughters Rhea Maddox and Raimee Ortega; brothers Leo, Edgar Sr., Oscar and Ronald; sisters Leticia Pascua, Mildred Bolosan, Tessie Redaja, Sally Pugal, Bella Tomas and Nida Ortega; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire.

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Kazuto Kadokawa

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April 14, 2012
Kazuto “Blackie” Kadokawa, 90, of Aiea, a retired Hawaiian Telephone Co. cable splicer, died. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Gladioly D.; sons Norman and Warren; daughters Brenda Kanae and Jean Shigemura; stepdaughter Gladys Domingo; brothers Harry T., Frank N. and George Y.; sisters Beatrice Nakamura and Mary Saito; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Loretta Louis

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April 6, 2012
Loretta Louis, 86, of Aiea, a U.S. government security clerk, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by hanai daughter Sonia Ching, five hanai grandchildren and five hanai great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.borthwick•oahu.com.

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Michael H.Y. Lum

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April 21, 2012
Michael H.Y. “Mike” Lum, 61, of Honolulu, a city building inspector and architect, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Benson and Nancy, brother Marshall and sister Jade Wong. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Inurnment: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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Eleanor Marote

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April 17, 2012
Eleanor “Ele” Marote, 85, of Hilo, a telephone operator at Hawaiian Telephone Co., died in Hilo. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Russell “Rusty,” Chad, Kelly and Bradford; daughter Rochelle Harris; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Kim Chan Pang

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April 3, 2012
Kim Chan “K.C.” Pang, 86, of Pearl City, a Coca-Cola Bottling Co. retiree, died in Pearl City. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Sadako, son Eric, daughters Christine Omine and Stephanie Terashita, sister Jessie Lum, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Alice Harriett Patterson

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April 24, 2012
Alice Harriett Patterson, 94, of Keaau, Hawaii, a Navy aviation machinist’s mate first class who served during World War II and a retired homemaker, died in Hale Puu Honua Care Home in Hawaiian Paradise Park. She was born in Dayton, Ohio. She is survived by sons Gary and Jeffrey, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. today at Grace Baptist Church. Services: 4 p.m.

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Christopher Jonathan Phillips

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April 20, 2012
Christopher Jonathan Phillips, 38, of Honolulu, a restaurant manager at Tiki’s Grill and Bar, died in Honolulu. He was born in Anaheim, Calif. He is survived by wife Rachelle, father Ronald, mother Billie Jean and brother Jason. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Chieko Sagara

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March 28, 2012
Chieko “Mommy Sagara” Sagara, 98, of Wahiawa, formerly of Waialua, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Donald, Calvin and Clifford; daughters Annette Yama-nuha and Liane Hiramoto; caregivers Norma and Domingo Carino; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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TOM SOENKSEN

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In Loving Memory
TOM SOENKSEN
10/27/59-11/5/11 @ 1105am

We love you & miss you
your hanai sons Adam & Sven

Nancy Chiyoko Sonoda

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April 8, 2012
Nancy Chiyoko Sonoda, 83, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband James Y.; sons Steven, David and Jay; daughter Pamela Sonoda-Lyman; brothers George and Mark Yana-gida; sisters Jean Wagonseller, Elsie Knudsen and Betty Yanagida; and four grandchildren. Private services held. Condolences may be sent to 324-A Kalama St., Kailua, HI 96734. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

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Bessie Sakae Taniguchi

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April 7, 2012
Bessie Sakae Taniguchi, 92, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by husband James K.; son Gary; daughter Frieda Sen; brother Melvin Kiso; sisters Karen Ebato, Edna Nakaguma and Doris Borges; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Archibald Coleman Zoller

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April 3, 2012
Archibald Coleman “Archi” Zoller, 79, of Pearl City, a Pearl Harbor Navy Supply stevedore, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jeanett; sons Reginald, Aaron and Eric; daughters Nani Uehara and Colvena Zoller; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Aloha or casual attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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