Archive for May 14th, 2012

Lois Jeanne Acheson

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April 13, 2012
Lois Jeanne Acheson, 66, of Honolulu, a Foodland employee, died in Kailua. She was born in Oregon. Services: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hawaiian Humane Society or Hospice Hawaii.

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Donna Jeanne Cecelia Akana

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April 30, 2012
Donna Jeanne Cecelia Akana, 64, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died in Wailuku. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Johnathan and Robert Brito, daughter Nicole Ribucan and eight grandchildren. Private services. Condolences may be sent to: c/o Nicole Ribucan, 9 Wehi Way, Kahului, HI 96732.

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Angelesa Ganigan Arce

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April 27, 2012
Angelesa Ganigan “Helen” Arce, 75, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Eurico C.; sons Norman, Daniel and Ernest; daughters Bernadette Mores and Leona Costa; brother Pedro Laem; sisters Hermenia Valentine and Conception Rivera; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Irene Estelle Berquist

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April 22, 2012
Irene Estelle Berquist, 88, of Haleiwa, a former Flying Tiger Air accountant, died in Waipahu. She was born in Meadville, Pa. She is survived by son Richard J.; daughters Theresa J. Walker and Stephanie and Deidre Berquist; brother Richard McGuire; sisters Mary R. McGuire and Janie Durlofsky; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Santiago Quiamas Cadaoas

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May 7, 2012
Santiago Quiamas Cadaoas, 84, of Omao, Kauai, a retired Kauai County mechanic, died at home. He was born in Eleele, Kauai. He is survived by daughters Della Silva, Kathleen Cabral and Valerie Lagazo; brother Dennis Mabini; sister Evelyn Johnston; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. May 26 at Holy Cross Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

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Ceferino H. Calumag

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May 5, 2012
Ceferino H. Calumag, 97, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired gardener, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Fred and Eddie; daughters Esther Delos Santos and Aning D., Caring and Rosie Calumag; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. May 25 at Borthwick Mortuary, Koloa, and 8 a.m. May 26 at Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall. Services: 10 a.m. May 26 at the convention hall. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery.

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Justin Jay Hanohano

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May 9, 2012
Justin Jay Hanohano, 26, of Hilo, a tattoo artist, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Chante; daughter Lexani; mother Gay Veriato; sister Jessica Sakamoto; stepbrother AJ Veriato; stepsisters KC Arnold and Jessica and Jaydi Veriato; and grandparents Eugene and Elaine Young. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Thy Word Ministries, 2085 Awapuhi St., Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Mauna Kea Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Jack Kiyoshi Hashimoto

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May 2, 2012
Jack Kiyoshi Hashimoto, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Airport construction and maintenance superintendent, died in Kahala Nui’s Hiolani Care Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by son Andrew, four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. No flowers or monetary offerings.

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Iwao Kishimoto

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April 19, 2012
Iwao Kishimoto, 89, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed general contractor and an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Company I, died. He was born in Wainaku, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Yaeko; sons Alvin and Walter; daughters Carol Ogasawara and Linda Nakayama; brothers Hideyoshi, Toshiyasu and Charles; and seven grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to the American Heart Association, 677 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96813.

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EDNA FUMIE KITAMORI

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EDNA FUMIE KITAMORI

Age 90, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away April 30, 2012 in Honolulu. Born October 18, 1921 in Waipahu, Hawaii.

Edna and her husband Charles were members of the Waipahu Soto Shu Taiyoji. She was also past President and member of the Waipahu Taiyoji Fujinkai and Baikako.

She is survived by brothers, Kenichi (Miki) Watanabe, Tsuneo (Susan) Watanabe, Kazuyuki (Bea) Watanabe; sister, Gail Takako (Seichi) Endo; sister-in-law, Lucy T. Watanabe.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (May 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

Robert Langley

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April 30, 2012
Robert “Sarge” Langley, 84, of Mililani, a retired manager of the Teen Care Club at Schofield Barracks and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Honolulu. He was born in East Point, Ga. He is survived by sons Robert Jr. and Steve; daughters Vicky Saxton, June “Cammie” Langley and Geri G. Ortogero; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Burial 11 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Alehandra Alice Lauro

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April 19, 2012
Alehandra Alice Lauro, 77, of Kailua-Kona died. She was born on Hawaii island. She is survived by sons Steve and Lance, brother Trank Cansibog, sister Mary Ganotise and two grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. May 26 at Holy Rosary Church, Pahala. Mass: 10 a.m.

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Rechenda Ululani Lono

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April 13, 2012
Rechenda Ululani Lono, 65, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gregory Lono and Jack and Michael Silver; daughters Lehua Schumacher and Kathleen Brown; sister Akiu Mount; and 14 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m.

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Akiko Maeda

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April 30, 2012
Akiko Maeda, 91, of Maliko Gulch, Maui, a Maui Land & Pineapple retiree, died in Kula, Maui. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Herbert, daughter Carol Garthoff, three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. June 1 at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Burial 10:30 a.m. June 2 at Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Susan Beulah Mahelona

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May 1, 2012
Susan Beulah Mahelona, 76, of Honolulu, a retired Straub Clinic & Hospital secretary, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Herbert K., son Herbert K., daughters Christine and Leah, brothers Printon Pollock and Michael Lupenui, and sister Georgia Ching. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kalihi Ward, 1723 Beckley St. Services: 11:30 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire. Online condolences at borthwickoahu.com.

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Theodore Marquina

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May 5, 2012
Theodore “Ted” Marquina, 71, of Waipahu, a retired federal government air-conditioning equipment mechanic and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Julie; sons Michael Marquina, Eduardo Mariano and Spencer Kealoha; daughter Lanae Mariano; and a grandchild. Visitation: 9:15 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa Beach. Prayer service: 10:30 a.m. Committal service: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

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Edith Kimiye Miyazono

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May 5, 2012
Edith Kimiye Miyazono, 89, of Honolulu, a dance instructor at Miyazono Minyo Buyo Kai Kaishu, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Larry K., son Lawrence, daughter Patricia Miyazono-Enomoto, sister Elise Hirota, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Sunao Nakahara

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April 28, 2012
Sunao Nakahara, 94, of Hilo, a retired state Department of Accounting and General Services building inspector, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Harue, daughter Glendean Kotomori, brother Bunichi Usagawa, sister Kay Yamauchi and a grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Masanori Namba

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April 29, 2012
Masanori “Masa” Namba, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Local 625 ironworker, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Yamaguchi, Japan. He is survived by wife Shizuko, son Ken T., brothers Michael Y. and Richard I., and two grandchildren. Private services.

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ERIC KAZUO OMORI

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ERIC KAZUO OMORI

42, of Honolulu, died April 23, 2012 at Queen’s Medical Center. He was a former assistant manager for Longs Drugs in Manoa. He was born in Honolulu and is survived by Mother, Iris H. Omori, Aunties, Uncles and Cousins.

Visitation 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 18, 2012 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Memorial services at 5:30 p.m. Private inurnment at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Casual attire. No flowers.

QUIRINO “INONG” RIVERA PAGADUAN

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QUIRINO “INONG” RIVERA PAGADUAN

Age 100, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away April 1, 2012 in Waipahu. Born March 13, 1912 in Cadaratan, Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Hawaiian Maid Company as a truck driver.

He is survived by wife, Rosario R. Pagaduan.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (May 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Mass 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Joaquin Rapanut Ragasa

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April 13, 2012
Joaquin Rapanut Ragasa, 82, of Honolulu, a retired laborer, died. He was born in Santa Catalina, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Victoria; sons Frank, Oscar, Ben and Alfredo; daughter Elena; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Shaheen C.A. Ramos

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April 12, 2012
Shaheen C.A. “Shasha” Ramos, 61, of Waipahu, a volunteer at August Ahrens Elementary School, died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John, son Wayne, daughter Kealohalani Agunoy, hanai son Joshua Raymondo, brothers Craig and Stanley Agunoy, sister Rozanne Perry, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel. Services: 11:15 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Dianne Napolis Rita

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April 30, 2012
Dianne Napolis Rita, 61, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Eric W.; son Greg Silva; mother Henrietta Napolis; brothers Dave and Dain Napolis; sisters Doreen Henriques, Debra N. Johnston, Donna Friend and Dana Palmeira; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Garden Island Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Burial to follow at Hanalei Association Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Colleen P. Roth

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May 8, 2012
Colleen P. Roth, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Children’s Hospital clinical psychologist, died in Honolulu. She was born in Wichita, Kan. She is survived by husband Alexander, son Richard, daughter Nancy Waxman and six grandchildren. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Bishop Museum or the Honolulu Museum of Art.

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Donald Yukio Sato

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April 26, 2012
Donald Yukio Sato, 75, of Honolulu, a retired personnel management specialist, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Dora; daughters Lori Ann Hiraki, Wendy Okamoto and Stacie Tsukiyama; mother Hisako; sisters Frances Teshima and Patricia Okimoto; and eight grandchildren. Visitation 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Mitsuko Suwa

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March 21, 2012
Mitsuko Suwa, 89, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by sons Rollin, Stephen and Clifford; daughter Sharon Toma; brother Richard Y. Noguchi; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Tadao Yamanaka

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April 16, 2012
Tadao Yamanaka, 94, of Honolulu, a retired General Electric Co. appliance repairman, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Tsuyako M., daughter Karen Miyazono, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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