Archive for May, 2012

Carson Lawrence Bryan Sr.

Posted On May 4th, 2012 -

April 17, 2012
Carson Lawrence Bryan Sr., 75, of Pearl City, an auto mechanic and Marine Corps veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Lenox, Ga. He is survived by wife Audrey M.; sons John, Scott, Keith, Jeff, Robert and Carson Jr.; daughter Gloria M. Fitzgerald; brothers Walter and James; sister Bobby Lindsley; 20 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Gerald M. Baptiste Sr.

Posted On May 6th, 2012 -

April 28, 2012
Gerald M. “Son” Baptiste Sr., 62, of Kailua, retired owner of Akamai Termite and Pest Control, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Gerald Jr., Dominic and Jeremy; father Howard; mother Mildred; stepmother Linda; brothers Clinton, Calvin, Marvin, Howard and Hugh; sisters Terry Carvalho, Darlene Medeiros, Theresa Paio and Linae Cruz; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Heeia State Park, Kaneohe. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Johnny Dalay-on Justo Sr.

Posted On May 6th, 2012 -

March 30, 2012
Johnny Dalay-on “Pops” Justo Sr., 60, of Honolulu, a Pan Pacific construction worker, died in Honolulu. He was born in Cuyapon, Kabacan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Leticia, sons Joseph Sr. and Johnny Jr., daughters Vilma Tanare and Shirley Justo, brother Joel, sister Julie Oviedo, 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Norman R.G. Crowell Sr.

Posted On May 7th, 2012 -

April 25, 2012
Norman R.G. Crowell Sr., 76, of Waianae, a Trees of Hawaii retiree, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Pamela; son Norman Jr.; brothers Stanley Lindo, and Robert and William Crowell; sister Peggy; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Gaylord Kealiiokekai Kauo Sr.

Posted On May 7th, 2012 -

April 28, 2012
Gaylord Kealiiokekai Kauo Sr., 65, of Wailuku, a Dollar Rent-A-Car service agent, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by sons Randall Kauhola and Gaylord Kauo Jr.; daughters Vaneysa Ibanez, Delsinda Herring and Allegra Kauo-Vite; brothers Barron, Robert and Mansfield Kauo and Kimo Zablan; sisters Ginger Taylor, Mai Ono Bardon and Cathy-Lynn Harris; 18 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Wednesday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire. Lei welcome.

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Giming T. Mendez Sr.

Posted On May 7th, 2012 -

April 4, 2012
Giming T. Mendez Sr., 86, of Waipahu, a Kaiser Cement retiree, died in Las Vegas. He was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Esther M.; son Giming T. Jr.; daughters Val Antonio, Joy Silen and Lenor Mendez; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private celebration of life.

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Lionel Ronald Silva Sr.

Posted On May 7th, 2012 -

April 22, 2012
Lionel Ronald Silva Sr., 74, of Hilo, a retired Teruo Matsumoto Inc. heavy equipment operator, died at home.He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Doris; sons Ashley and Lyle; daughters Bernadette Navor, Tina Wilson, Tanya Haleamau and Deanna Martin; brothers Albert, Bernard and Donald; sister Loretta Lorenzo; 25 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation:8 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hilo Stake Center, 1373Kilauea Ave. Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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George P. Fernandez Sr.

Posted On May 8th, 2012 -

May 3, 2012
George P. Fernandez Sr., 88, of Sidney, Ohio, an engineer, died in Sidney. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons George P. Jr., John R., William J. and Thomas E.; daughters M. Catherine Vernon and M. Elizabeth Bailey; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Services to be held in Sidney. Flowers welcome. Donations suggested to Holy Angels Church Choir, 324 S. Ohio Ave., Sidney, OH 45365; or Miami Valley Boy Scouts of America.

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Millard Clifton Sr.

Posted On May 9th, 2012 -

April 8, 2012
Millard “Bobo” Clifton Sr., 76, of Haleiwa, a Marine Corps veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by wife Barbara Ann K.; son Millard C. Jr.; daughters Sherry and Tanya Clifton, Stephanie Cattell and Ellen Kamai; brothers George and James; sisters Brooksie Fikert and Barbara Sanchez; 13 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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LIONEL PETER LEVESQUE, SR.

Posted On May 10th, 2012 -

LIONEL PETER LEVESQUE, SR.

Age 87, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away April 13, 2012 in Ft. Lauderdale. Born August 29, 1924 in Vermont.

He is survived by sons Thomas Levesque of ME, Lionel (Darlene) Levesque Jr. of AZ, John (Yolanda) Levesque, Andrew (Maritza) Levesque of UT, Matthew (Yolanda) Levesque of CO, Paul (Gina) Levesque; daughter, Annette (Stephen) Langenstein of OR; brother, Thomas (Nancy) Levesque of VT; sisters, Sr. Alma Therese Levesque of VT, Isabelle (Dave) Taysom of ID, Jeanne Greeson of ID, Claudette Levesque of ID; daughter-in-law, Claire Hitosugi; 9 grand-children.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Monday (May 14) at St John Apostle & Evangelist Church; (95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani) Mass 10:00 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

MILLARD “BOBO” C. CLIFTON, SR.

Posted On May 10th, 2012 -

MILLARD “BOBO” C. CLIFTON, SR.

From Wahiawa/Waialua, Oahu went home to our Heavenly Father on Easter Sunday, April 08, 2012. He was born on August 10, 1935 in Waipahu. Survived by wife Barbara Ann K. Clifton, son, Millard “Sonny” C. Clifton, Jr. (Nani), three daughters, Stephanie Cattell (Donald), Sherry Clifton (Chris), Tanya Clifton (Brian). Hanai Daughter, Ellen Kamai (John), 13 Grandchildren, 12 Great-grandchildren. Brothers, George Clifton, James Clifton, Sisters, Brooksie Fikert, Barbara Sanchez, family and friends. We love and miss you Daddy/Papa/Uncle BoboGod be with you till we meet again. Celebration of Life to be held on Friday, May 11, 2012 Mililani Mauka Chapel. Visitation 8:30 am, Services 9:30, Burial to follow. Aloha Attire.

FERNANDO “DANDING” D. GARINGAN SR.

Posted On May 10th, 2012 -

FERNANDO “DANDING” D. GARINGAN SR.

Age 75, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away April 29, 2012 in Aiea. Born June 7, 1936 in Hermosa, Bataan, Philippines.

He is survived by wife, Leonarda S. Garingan; son, Fernando Salvan (Marites) Garingan, Jr.; daughter, Margie Garingan (Florendo) Aguilar; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (May 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Flowers Welcome.

Daniel Arias Sr.

Posted On May 10th, 2012 -

April 23, 2012
Daniel “Swampy” Arias Sr., 90, of Kapolei, a retired Windward Passage maintenance employee, died in Kapolei. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Rodney Sr., Joseph and Daniel Jr.; daughter Nettie Simmons; brother Raymond; sisters Linda Drose, Rita Stair and Marie Mendes; 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at the park mortuary. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Jack Graves Waters Sr.

Posted On May 10th, 2012 -

May 1, 2012
Jack Graves Waters Sr., 80, of Kahuku, an Air Force veteran and a civil service employee, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Gadsen, Ala. He is survived by wife Conchita S.; sons Jack Jr., James, Richard, Anthony and Michael; daughters Sharon Kelly, Connie Caulford and Linda Waters; three brothers; four sisters; 20 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Kaneohe Seventh-day Adventist Church, 45-566 Mahinui Road. Services: 4 p.m.

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Clarence Costa Sr.

Posted On May 11th, 2012 -

May 6, 2012
Clarence Costa Sr., 85, of Glenwood, Hawaii, a retired Jas. W. Glover Co. truck driver, died at home. He was born in Wainaku, Hawaii. He is survived by son Clarence Jr., daughters Clarine Ralon and Terrie Sadino, sister Irene Gomes and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Emeterio Dagdagan Dagdagan Sr.

Posted On May 11th, 2012 -

April 30, 2012
Emeterio “Julian” Dagdagan Dagdagan Sr., 67, of Waipahu, a Hawaiian Miso and Soy Ltd. food handler, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Florida; sons Renie and Jerick; daughters Maria Teresa Caronan and Mildred Hill; brother Juan “Dindo”; sisters Emeliana Recide, Celidonia Acosta, Norma Madriaga and Mila Madrid; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Lionel Peter Levesque Sr.

Posted On May 11th, 2012 -

April 13, 2012
Lionel Peter “Leo” Levesque Sr., 87, of Mililani, an Army Air Force veteran who served in World War II and a certified public accountant at various local companies, died in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He was born in Vermont. He is survived by sons Thomas, Lionel Jr., John, Andrew, Matthew and Paul; daughter Annette Langenstein; brother Thomas; sisters Sister Alma T. and Claudette P. Levesque, Isabelle Taysom and Jeanne A. Greeson; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church, 95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani. Mass: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Mary Jane Home, which is part of Hawaii Catholic Charities Development Department, 1822 Keaaumoku St., Honolulu, HI 96822.

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Clarence Costa Sr.

Posted On May 12th, 2012 -

May 6, 2012
Clarence Costa Sr., 85, of Glenwood, Hawaii, a retired Jas. W. Glover Co. truck driver, died at home. He was born in Wainaku, Hawaii. He is survived by son Clarence Jr., daughters Clarine and Terrie, sister Irene Gomes and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Hilo. Casual attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.

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Fernando D. Garingan Sr.

Posted On May 12th, 2012 -

April 29, 2012
Fernando D. “Danding” Garingan Sr., 75, of Honolulu died in Aiea. He was born in Hermosa, Bataan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Leonarda S., son Fernando S. Jr., daughter Margie G. Aguilar, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.

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Alfredo Corpuz Manuel Sr.

Posted On May 13th, 2012 -

April 25, 2012
Alfredo Corpuz Manuel Sr., 88, of Kahului, a Hawaiian Cane and Sugar Co. weed controller, died at home. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by sons Nestor B. Sr., Alfredo B. Jr. and Richard B.; daughters Marilyn M. Oura, Sigrid M. Latayada, Sonia B. and Elizabeth B. Manuel, and Dolores M. Perreira; 19 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Wailuku. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Hubert Nakaiewalu Kekua Sr.

Posted On May 15th, 2012 -

April 13, 2012
Hubert Nakaiewalu “Sonny” Kekua Sr., 81, of Hauula, a retired city driver and a National Guard veteran, died in Kahuku. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Cornelia, sons Patrick N. and Hubert N. Jr., sister Mercy Castillo, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hauula Congregational Church. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Robert Donald Mendiola Sr.

Posted On May 19th, 2012 -

May 11, 2012
Robert Donald Mendiola Sr., 88, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a retired Honolulu Police Department lieutenant, Securitas security officer at Hilo Airport and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Annie; sons Eric, Damien, Clyde, David and Charles; daughters Judy Lane, Penny Tada and Debora Inciong; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Visitation: 8 a.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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Joseph Kaumualii Rapozo Sr.

Posted On May 19th, 2012 -

May 16, 2012
Joseph Kaumualii “Big Joe” Rapozo Sr., 49, of Anahola, Kauai, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by sons Joseph Jr., Kevin and Kaumualii; daughters Rayana and Lilia; brothers Chad, Clete “Kalani” and Ryan “Kalei”; sister Janelle; mother Lorraine; grandparent Mary A. Napoleon; and seven grandchildren. Potluck gathering/visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at the family home, 4224 Anahola Road, Anahola. Celebration of life: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Saint Catherine’s Catholic Church, Kapaa, Kauai. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Saint Catherine’s Cemetery. Aloha attire.

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Clarence Decoite Sr.

Posted On May 23rd, 2012 -

May 18, 2012
Clarence Decoite Sr., 74, of Makawao, Maui, a retired Hawaiian Cement truck driver, died at home. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by son Clarence Jr., daughters Debra Bohlmann and Denise Wainui, brother Henry “Ronald,” sister Lorraine Santos, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Church, Makawao. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Miguel Guzman Aguinaldo Sr.

Posted On May 25th, 2012 -

April 19, 2012
Miguel Guzman Aguinaldo Sr., 86, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Tug & Barge chef and cook, died at home. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Lolita C.; sons Miguel Jr., Mario, Myron and Michael; daughters Lorna Luis and Laureen Cabodol; brother Sabino G. Sr.; sisters Eulalia and Jovita; 17 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and numerous hanai sons, hanai daughters, hanai grandchildren and hanai great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 2 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Daniel Henry Kapuniai Sr.

Posted On May 27th, 2012 -

April 12, 2012
Daniel Henry Kapuniai Sr., 88, of Waimanalo, a retired Honolulu Fire Department captain and an Army veteran, died in Waimanalo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Pearl K., son Daniel H. Jr., daughter Harriet K. Seabury, brother James K., five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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John Hervan Kuehu Sr.

Posted On May 27th, 2012 -

May 24, 2012
John Hervan Kuehu Sr., 83, of Anahola, Kauai, a mason, died at home. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Juliette; sons John Jr., Derek, Terrill and Garret “Rocky”; daughters Juliette Roberts, Lorren “Baby” Kuehu and Blaze Kaauwai; brothers Richard and Harry Kaaumoana; sisters Hanna Kaaumoana and Rebecca Maka; 20 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Veterans Cemetery, Hanapepe, Kauai. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m.

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Vicente F. Manglicmot Sr.

Posted On May 27th, 2012 -

May 13, 2012
Vicente F. Manglicmot Sr., 81, of Kihei, Maui, died. He was born in Paniqui, Tarlac, Philippines. He is survived by sons Mario and Vicente; daughters Myrna Fernandez, Amelia Sistoza and Maritez Suyat; brother Angelino; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Christ the King Church, Kahului. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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John Ortiz Sr.

Posted On May 27th, 2012 -

May 24, 2012
John Ortiz Sr., 92, of Honolulu, a retired welder at Barbers Point, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dorothy; sons Kenneth, Ruperto “Joe,” Wayne and Malcolm Ortiz, and Robert Tumacder; daughters Carolyn Ah Mook Sang and Faye Tucker; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Carl Clayton Christensen Sr.

Posted On May 28th, 2012 -

April 5, 2012
Carl Clayton Christensen Sr., 59, of Waianae, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 72 rigger and Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Cecilia L.; sons Carl C. Jr., Clint C. and Caje C.; daughters Carla C. Burke and Cary C. Moniz; father Robert Sellers; brothers Reynold Mershon, Robert Joe Sellers and Paul, Bobby and Billy Christensen; sisters Ocie Kuhaulua and Lilly Armitage; 12 grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren. Services held.

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