Archive for May 29th, 2012

Judith Willey Franz

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May 14, 2012
Judith Willey Franz, 72, of Honolulu, an Iolani Palace staff member and volunteer, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Cincinnati. She is survived by sisters Amy Camins and Susan Fiore. Celebration of life: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Kanaina Building (Old Archives Building), Iolani Palace. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Friends of ‘Iolani Palace, American Cancer Society or charity of one’s choice.

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KENJI FUKUDA

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KENJI FUKUDA

Age 93, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away May 7, 2012 in Honolulu. Born December 12, 1918 in Pearl City, Hawaii. Kenji retired from Pearl Harbor Shipyard.

He is survived by sons, Wesley (Carolyn) Fukuda, Lloyd (Valerie) Fukuda; daughter, Carolynn (Nelson) Tani; 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (June 2) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

George Katsumi Kinoshita

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May 5, 2012
George Katsumi Kinoshita, 95, of Honolulu, a retired proprietor of a dry cleaning and laundry service in the hotel industry, died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Marysville, Calif. He is survived by wife Hatsumi, daughter Cathy Iwai, sister Noriko Okuno and a grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Alvin Kiyoshi Kushima

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May 25, 2012
Alvin Kiyoshi Kushima, 66, of Honolulu, a retired Office of Hawaiian Affairs director of human resources and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died at home. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Iris M., son Bryan M. and sister Carol Chun. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire.

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SEGUNDO “ROMEO” CONSTANTINO LACAR

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SEGUNDO “ROMEO” CONSTANTINO LACAR

Age 61, of Honolulu, passed away May 4, 2012 at his home. Born March 30, 1951 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He was a driver for Aloha Transportation Services.

He is survived by wife, Manuela Lacar; sons, Rolly (Julienette) Lacar, Andrew Deuz; daughters, Rowena Lacar, Romelia Palting; father, Nemecio Lacar; brothers, Arsenio Lacar, Andres Lacar; sisters, Lucrecia Lista, Milagrina Lacar, Nena Pascua, Dolly Cooke; 3 grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday 6/1 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:00 a.m. Saturday 6/2 at St. John The Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Hon., Mass 8:30 a.m. Burial 10:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

Jeanette Emiko Matsumoto

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April 17, 2012
Jeanette Emiko Matsumoto, 69, of Honolulu, a retired state social worker, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Jill Matsumoto and Jan Hoekstra, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire.

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VALERIE PASCUAL ROMBAOA

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VALERIE PASCUAL
ROMBAOA

Age 91, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away April 27, 2012 in Waipahu. Born December 10, 1920 in Laoag City, Philippines. A retired Wahiawa General Hospital employee.

She is survived by sons, Samuel (Gloria) Rombaoa, Catalino (Cyd) Rombaoa, Jr; 4 grandchildren.

Visitation 8:00 a.m. Thursday (May 31) at St John’s Apostles & Evangelist Church; (95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Emily Sadako Yamamoto

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May 22, 2012
Emily Sadako Yamamoto, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Kaimuki High School teacher, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kiyomi, son Alan, daughter Carol Ganiron, brothers Leo and Henry Iizaki, sisters Helen Narimasu and Elaine Nonaka, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Elks Club Lodge, 2933 Kalakaua Ave., with complimentary valet parking. Services: 1:30 p.m. Private inurnment. Colorful casual attire. No wreaths.

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