Archive for August 2nd, 2012

Tomick Ariola Ariola

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June 21, 2012
Tomick Ariola “Tomas” Ariola, 87, of Ewa Beach, a former employee at Barbers Point Golf Course, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Germana T., son Hector, daughters Lylia Capati and Gina Miller, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:15 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Josefina Real Benzon

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July 13, 2012
Josefina Real Benzon, 86, of Kapolei, a retired Dole Cannery packer, died in Aiea. She was born in Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by sons Romeo, Cielito and Samuel; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Helen S. Bettencourt

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July 29, 2012
Helen S. Bettencourt, 88, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Coco Palms housekeeper, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Albert; son Clinton; daughters Priscilla Green, Puaala Akui, Bernadette Bettencourt and Nalani Lingaton; sister Beatrice Perin; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Anthony Ramos De Campo

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July 7, 2012
Anthony Ramos De Campo, 93, of Kalihi, an Army communications retiree and a Board of Water Supply operations retiree, died in Kalihi. He was born in Greenwich Village, N.Y. He is survived by companion Clara White, brother Joseph G. and sister Mable Holley. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialpark- mortuary.com.

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Edward G. Carpio

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July 16, 2012
Edward G. Carpio, 57, of Kohala, Hawaii, a semi-truck driver in Delano, Calif., died in Palo Alto, Calif. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Nancy A.; son Eddie; daughter Heather; parents Casimiro and Emma; brothers Albert and Jose; sisters Lucy Rositano, Leila Kehoe and Cathy Carpio; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Hawi Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawi County Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Timothy Vance Epperly

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July 27, 2012
Timothy Vance Epperly, 64, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a contractor and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Orange, Calif. He is survived by daughter Amanda Cox and sister Helen Reaves. Private services. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.

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Geraldine Evangelista

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July 10, 2012
Geraldine “Gerri” Evangelista, 71, of Pearl City, a Halawa Correctional Facility retiree, died in Hono- lulu. She was born in Kealia, Kauai. She is survived by sons Steven T., Mark S. and Jazz; daughters Michelle M. Lee and Stephanie L. Evangelista; brother Peter Bertulfo; sister Donna Zaklan; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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William Michael Fallau

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July 19, 2012
William Michael “Billy” Fallau, 29, of Kaneohe, will be remembered in services 10:15 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 45-150 Waikalua Road, Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Charles Fallau and Linda Johansen, daughter Autumn, brother Scott Carter, sisters Heidi Brosas and Melissa Fallau, and grandparent Atsuko Johansen. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the church. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Annette Eiko Hikichi

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July 8, 2012
Annette Eiko Hikichi, 75, of Hilo, a retired elementary school teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by brothers James and Roger Hikiji; and sisters Ruth Yotsuji, Edith Higuchi and Constance Yoshiyama. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Cory Lee Johnson

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July 26, 2012
Cory Lee Johnson, 43, of Yamhill, Ore., and Anahola, Kauai, a sales manager, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Portland, Ore. He is survived by companion Paul Spear, parents Max Johnson and Audra Merry, brother Jason Thomas and sister Kimberly Hale. Private services.

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Joseph Hoohuli Jr.

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July 21, 2012
Joseph “Sonny” Hoohuli Jr., 81, of Nanakuli, a heavy-equipment operator at Grace Pacific and Kaiser Cement, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Emma; sons George and Issac Hoohuli, Harrison Brown, and James and Justin Woolsey; daughters Christine Hayes, Charlene and Kulani Hoohuli, April Apo, Robin Nahulu, Rosie Maestas-Hoohuli, Harriet Briones, Airleen Lucero, Sherleen Woolsey and Hallie Mae Robello; brothers Josiah “Black” and William; sister Mabel “Lin Choy”; 43 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, 89-235 Pua Ave., Nanakuli. Services: 10:30 a.m. Scattering of ashes: 1:30 p.m. at Depots Beach Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published July 26.

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Malcolm Dunning Palmer Jr.

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July 27, 2012
Malcolm Dunning Palmer Jr., 67, of Wai- anae, a retired U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs vocational rehabilitation counselor and an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Boston. He is survived by wife Zenaida, daughter Catherine and brother Stephen D. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 2:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Sonoko Kadooka

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June 24, 2012
Sonoko Kadooka, 97, of Pearl City, a Honokaa Plantation retail clerk, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. She was born in Kukuihaele, Hawaii. She is survived by son Herbert, daughter Janet Muranaka, six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Joanne Kahaloa

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July 9, 2012
Joanne Kahaloa, 70, of Hilo, formerly of New Jersey, an oncology nurse at St. Barnabus Medical Center in New Jersey, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in New Jersey. She is survived by sister Mary Grace Liquori. Visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Services to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Lehua Section.

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Clarence Yoshinori Kawano

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July 17, 2012
Clarence Yoshinori Kawano, 82, of Honolulu, owner and founder of Kawano Trucking, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by son Darryl, daughters Kim Onizuka and Leigh Shiroma, sisters Joan Watanabe and Mildred Kawano, and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Helen Ikeda Lum

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July 9, 2012
Helen Ikeda Lum, 88, of Honolulu, a retired teacher for the New York City Board of Education, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in Kona. She is survived by son Steven and a grandchild. Private services.

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Lucila Tacotaco Martinez

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June 28, 2012
Lucila Tacotaco “Lucy” Martinez, 62, of Ewa Beach, a former cook at Elena’s, Shiro’s and Rocky’s Coffee Shop in Waipahu, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Juanito “Lito”; son James T.; mother Carolina Tacotaco; brothers Sergio, Rodrigo, Ben and Ceasar Tacotaco; sisters Maria Coronel and Remy Rowan; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Randal Shichiro Sasada

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July 27, 2012
Randal Shichiro Sasada, 57, of Kahului, a retired mechanic and owner of Aikane Auto Repair, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Cynthia; daughters Mandy Kaya, and Marcy, Melissa and Mia Sasada; brothers Chucky, David, Ronald and Leif; sister Sherry Ferreira; and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Grace Bible Church, Kahului. Services: 11 a.m. Private burial. Aloha attire. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Bradley Roy Skinner

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July 9, 2012
Bradley Roy Skinner, 69, of Honolulu, a real estate broker, mortgage broker and owner of Aloha Funway Car, Rentals Funway Tickets and other businesses, died in Honolulu. He was born in Milwaukee. He is survived by wife Laishung Choy, son Gary, stepdaughter Tiarra Hoyt and parents Irv and Bernice B. Celebration of life: 5 to 8 p.m. Monday. For location, RSVP to 223-0429. Casual attire.

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Jet Tar

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July 26, 2012
Jet Tar, also known as John Howard Kenneth Barnes, 72, of Honolulu, an actor, died in Hono-lulu. He was born in Amarillo, Texas. He is survived by son John D.A. Barnes, daughters Teira A. and Hera J., companion Colleen Sugerman, sisters Shelley Brewer and Niva Nolan, and eight grandchildren. Private services.

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James Kim Loon Yee

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July 10, 2012
James Kim Loon Yee, 86, of Kaneohe, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard shipwright foreman and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Katherine, son Anthony, brother Mathew, sister Bernice Bailey, a grandchild and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 49-129 Haiku Road, Kaneohe. Mass: 10 a.m. Committal services: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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Florence Yaeko Yogi

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July 29, 2012
Florence Yaeko Yogi, 79, of Kaneohe, a U.S. government barber at Navy Exchange, died. She was born in Koolaupoko-Kahaluu. She is survived by sister Loretta T. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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