Archive for April, 2012

Teruo Amano

Posted On April 29th, 2012 -

April 3, 2012
Teruo “T” Amano, 95, of Waipahu, a city retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by daughter Audrey Marumoto and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers and monetary offerings, donations suggested to Kuakini Foundation-Honolulu Heart Program.

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Thomas M. Amii

Posted On April 30th, 2012 -

Feb. 13, 2012
Thomas M. Amii, 81, of Campbell, Calif., a retired Army sergeant major, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Chiyoko; sons Daryl, Mitchell, Howard and James; daughter Ann Vurquist; brother Mike; sister Victoria Romano; and five grandchildren. Graveside services: 11:30 a.m.Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Mary S. Amorin

Posted On April 29th, 2012 -

April 8, 2012
Mary Septimo Amorin, 87, of Kahului, a professional entertainer, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Bill and Jim Lupiba, and Rex Amorin; daughters Marilyn Harada, Geri Lupiba, Nani V. Prinz and Lydia Leonard; brothers Frank and Sam Septimo, and Victor Mayol; sisters Connie Duldulao and Helen Espino; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony of Padua Church. Eulogy: 10 a.m. Mass: 11:30 a.m. No flowers. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. May 9 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Eulogy: 9 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Arthur Hans Andersen

Posted On April 18th, 2012 -

March 7, 2012
Arthur Hans Andersen, 82, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Fatausi, Western Samoa. He is survived by wife Salilo; sons Spencer, Edward, Abraham, Johann B. and Norman; hanai sons Chris Tovia and Johann “Sipoti” Andersen; hanai daughter Mulivae Lafita; brother Solomon; sisters Elsie Manson, Annie Migo and Agnes Johnson; 20 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaii First Assembly of God, 1420 Palama St., Honolulu. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Edith Sueko Narimatsu Anderson

Posted On April 6th, 2012 -

April 2, 2012
Edith Sueko Narimatsu Anderson, 71, of Perry, Ga., died in Georgia. She was born in Waianae. She is survived by husband Robert, daughters Debbie Anderson and Darice Coe, brother Charles Narimatsu and sisters Lorriane Takemoto and Ruth Oshiro. Services on the mainland. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to “Up and Onward” at Central Baptist Church, Warner Robins, Ga., www.centralalive.org. Online condolences: watsonhunt.com.

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Clifford Townsend Anderson

Posted On April 30th, 2012 -

April 4, 2012
Clifford Townsend Anderson, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force master sergeant, died in Honolulu. He was born in St. Charles, Mo. He is survived by niece Sandra Hohensee and caregivers Giovannie and Rogelio Sibayan. Private services. Online condolences: www. Hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Genovena A. Andres

Posted On April 20th, 2012 -

March 31, 2012
Genovena A. “Bebang” Andres, 91, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Waipahu. She was born in Laoag, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Francisco, daughters Salvacion Baptista and Adarlina Ancheta, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Church, Waipahu. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Nalani Makua Andresen

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

March 31, 2012
Nalani Makua Andresen, 57, of Hilo, a community service fundraiser for various charitable services and sales representative at Na Makua Original Hawaiian Designs, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by father Joseph Makua and brother Nelson Makua. Services: 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Salvation Army Church, 291 Ponahawai St., Hilo.

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Jerry Ronald Angelo

Posted On April 10th, 2012 -

March 29, 2012
Jerry Ronald Angelo, 73, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired mason and a Navy veteran, died in Hale Hoola Hamakua. He was born in Haina, Hawaii. He is survived by son Richard D.; brothers Theadore, Rudolph and Norman; sisters Emma Paiva, Bernice Andrade and Brenda Angelo; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Hono-kaa, Hawaii. Mass: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Leticia Candelario Angelo

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

April 12, 2012
Leticia Candelario Angelo, 77, of Paauilo, Hawaii, a retired cook and night manager at Kamuela Deli, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Asingan, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by sons Leabert, Enjon E. and Santiago Jr.; brother Loreto Candelario; sister Julia Micu; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Honokaa Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 44-2662-A Kalopa Road, Honokaa, Hawaii. Services: 3 p.m. No flowers.

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Gertrude Anna Apio

Posted On April 7th, 2012 -

March 29, 2012
Gertrude Anna Apio of Honolulu, a retired state public servant, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons William and Patrick Mokuau, and Dale DeTroye; daughter Kawai Smith; stepsisters MaryEllen Pililaau, Myrtle Caniaveral and Mary Zapata; 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Services:
6 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Additional services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Doris Tomiko Arakaki

Posted On April 3rd, 2012 -

Feb. 23, 2012
Doris Tomiko Arakaki, 92, of Aiea died in Mililani. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Norman S., daughters Sharon S. Yamasaki and Phyllis T. Tom, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Toshiko Arakaki

Posted On April 29th, 2012 -

April 17, 2012
Toshiko Arakaki, 90, of Wahiawa, a homemaker, died. She was born in Kekaha, Kauai. She is survived by son Leslie; daughters Charlotte Tsuha, Vernelle Lakatani, Susan Sensui and Patricia Lynn Arakaki; brother Theodore Kaneshiro; sisters Toyoko Kaneshiro and Tomiko Oshiro; and three grandchildren. Private services.

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NELLANETTE HOOKANO YOUNG ARAKI

Posted On April 4th, 2012 -

NELLANETTE HOOKANO YOUNG ARAKI

Age 84, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away March 23, 2012 in Ewa Beach. Born June 7, 1927 in Honolulu, Hawaii. A retired principal from Mauka Lani Elementary School. Member of the Hale O Na Alii; the Hawaiian Civic Club; Latter-Day Saints member, Newtown Ward; and the Zenta Women’s Club, Wahiawa.

She is survived by husband, William “Bill” Araki; son, John (Beryl) Tyau; daughter, Nellani “Tookie” (Bernard) Asato; step-sons, Robert (Grace) Araki, Charles Araki; step-daughters, Dawn (Alvin) Arasato, Darlene (Robert) Chai, Twila (Eliseo) Cuenca; sister, Delorinne (Gregory) Wong; 17 grand-children; 2 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Monday (April 9) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Nellanette Hookano Young Araki

Posted On April 5th, 2012 -

March 23, 2012
Nellanette Hookano Young Araki, 84, of Kapolei, a retired Mauka Lani Elementary School principal, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband William “Bill”; son John Tyau; daughter Nellani “Tookie” Asato; stepsons Robert and Charles; stepdaughters Dawn Arasato, Darlene Chai and Twila Cuenca; sister Delorinne Wong; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m.
at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Mitsuyo Aramaki

Posted On April 14th, 2012 -

March 18, 2012
Mitsuyo Aramaki, 92, of Fukuoka, Japan, died in Japan. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Nobuo, daughter Kinuyo and brother Yoshiharu. Services held in Japan.

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Ignacia Remular Arce

Posted On April 21st, 2012 -

March 25, 2012
Ignacia Remular “Ignas” Arce, 89, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in San Juan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Mauricio Jr., daughters Mary Jane Vannatta and Patricia Baker, brother Hermino Remular, a grandchild and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Honolulu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Narciso Joseph Arcilla

Posted On April 15th, 2012 -

April 8, 2012
Narciso Joseph Arcilla, 85, of Kahului, an employee at Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Co. and taxi driver, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Roseline; daughter Julie Brown; brothers George Arcilla, and William and Conrad Razo; sisters Mamerta Souza, Francis Sevilla, Narda Asuncion and Frances Silva; two grand- children; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Christ the King Catholic Church. Mass: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park Cemetery, Wailuku. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Christopher Eddie Kazuto Arellano

Posted On April 11th, 2012 -

March 18, 2012
Christopher Eddie Kazuto Arellano, 25, of Pearl City, a Heald Business College student, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Josiah A. Lucero, daughter Lea A. Lucero, father Edi, mother Teresse Iaela-Tokunaga, brother Joshua, sisters Michelle Respicio and Chelsea Arellano, and grandparents Marilyn Takeshita and Asuncion Raygoza. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Good Counsel. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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TRANQUILINA “JACKIE” ARNESON

Posted On April 11th, 2012 -

TRANQUILINA “JACKIE” ARNESON

Age 74, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away March 13, 2012 in Honolulu. Born April 15, 1937 in Hilo, Hawaii.

She is survived by sons, Charles Arneson, Richard Arneson, William (Michele) Arneson; daughters, Charlene (Herrell) Denges; Eleanor Arneson-Rosa, Jacqueline Arneson; Melanie Arneson; brothers, Tranquilino “Frank” Gomez, Victorino “Gabby” Gomez; 17 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (April 15) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Monday (April 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Tranquilina Arneson

Posted On April 12th, 2012 -

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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MARY ANGELINE ARREOLA

Posted On April 13th, 2012 -

MARY ANGELINE ARREOLA

Age 68, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away March 20, 2012 in Honolulu. Born May 3, 1943 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

She is survived by spouse, Benny E. Arreola; daughters, Zera Arreola, Haz (Jerremy) Espiritu, Beajaye (Steve) Arreola-Sacamos, Xan Charise (Kurt) Simafranca; 8 grand-children; 10 great-grand-children; brothers, Frederico (Sally) Soliven, Gary (Bernie) Ohashi; sisters, Rose (Jim) Pollington, Felicidad “Anita” Pacada, Caridad (Charles) Burris, Rose “Saling” (Domie) Ballesteros, Anna Allas, Carol Hubert, Vicky “Mac” (Richard) Yagi.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (April 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Thursday (April 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

MARY ANGELINE ARREOLA

Posted On April 14th, 2012 -

MARY ANGELINE ARREOLA

Age 68, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away March 20, 2012 in Honolulu. Born May 3, 1943 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

She is survived by spouse, Benny E. Arreola; daughters, Zera Arreola, Haz (Jerremy) Espiritu, Beajaye (Steve) Arreola-Sacamos, Xan Charise (Kurt) Simafranca; 8 grand-children; 10 great-grand-children; brothers, Frederico (Sally) Soliven, Gary (Bernie) Ohashi; sisters, Rose (Jim) Pollington, Felicidad “Anita” Pacada, Caridad (Charles) Burris, Rose “Saling” (Domie) Ballesteros, Anna Allas, Carol Hubert, Vicky “Mac” (Richard) Yagi.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (April 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Thursday (April 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Mary Angeline Arreola

Posted On April 15th, 2012 -

March 20, 2012
Mary Angeline Arreola, 68, of Kapolei died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Benny E.; daughters Zera Arreola, Haz Espiritu, Beajaye Arreola-Sacamos and Xan C. Simafranca; brothers Frederico Soliven and Gary Ohashi; sisters Rose Pollington, Felicidad “Anita” Pacada, Caridad Burris, Rose “Saling” Ballesteros, Anna Allas, Carol Hubert and Vicky “Mac” Yagi; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Iluminada Ballesteros Artienda

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 2, 2012
Iluminada Ballesteros Artienda, 63, of Honolulu, a Sheraton Waikiki Hotel housekeeper, died at home. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Ronald B., daughter Ronalyn A. Barut, brother Bill Ballesteros, sister Ofelia Balicao and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Kanao Asaoka

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 6, 2012
Kanao Asaoka, 88, of Lihue, a counselor with the state Office of Veterans Services, died. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by son Mark; daughters Trudy Merchant, Iris Faria and Ardis Ueki; sister Mitsuko Niwa; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Lihue Hongwanji Mission. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Maria Elena Ashley

Posted On April 8th, 2012 -

April 2, 2012
Maria Elena Ashley, 57, of Hono≠lulu, a medical records decoder, died in Honolulu. She was born in Corpus Christi, Texas. She is survived by father Severo Camacho, brothers Mike Camacho and Severo Camacho Jr., and sister Esperanza Conzales. Services pending. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society.

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ELIZABETH GABRIEL AU

Posted On April 6th, 2012 -

ELIZABETH GABRIEL AU
80, passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2012. She married the love of her life, Joseph Au on April 14, 1951. Soon after they had four sons, Wallace, David, Joseph, and Nelson. Liz worked as a waitress until she retired in 2006. She lived on earth like an angel, beautiful inside and out, and now she soars with them. Liz is survived by sons, Wally, Wika, Joby; sisters, Veronica Kerkez, Dolores Mandap, Alberta Homyack; brothers, Herman Gabriel, Larry Deboma: 8 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren. Services to be held at St. Anthony church on Monday, April 9, 2012. Service at 10:00am, burial to follow at 1:00pm at Hawaiian Memorial.

Chilton T.C. Au

Posted On April 17th, 2012 -

March 10, 2012
Chilton T.C. Au, 96, of Honolulu, a retired Hon Kung Restaurant host, died in Manoa Cottages. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by stepsons Alvin Ho and Arthur Lee, stepdaughter Darlene M.L. Kau, hanai sons Bobby and Leslie, hanai daughters Gerri deBeer and Shirley Au, six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:45 a.m. Entombment: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Suzanne Mitsue Liu Au

Posted On April 19th, 2012 -

March 9, 2012
Suzanne Mitsue Liu Au, 58, of Las Vegas, a former Walmart supervisor, died in Las Vegas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Benton Sr.; son Benton Jr.; daughter Sabrina; brother Frank Kauahi; sisters Doreen Schneider, Junette McClellan and Vera Cabellero; and three grandchildren. Services and burial pending in Las Vegas. For more information, call Doreen Schneider at 226-6422.

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