Archive for February 22nd, 2013

Feliza Arce Agluba

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Feb. 15, 2013
Feliza Arce “Feling” Agluba, 92, of Honolulu, a seamstress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lallo, Cagayan, Philippines. She is survived by sons Eleazar and Nehemias Curioso; daughters Marina Aguilar, Carolyn Quiton and Violeta Carrido; 16 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Seventh-day Adventist Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Carol Kim Len Ho Akimoto

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Feb. 14, 2013
Carol Kim Len Ho Akimoto, 68, of Aiea, a secretary, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Kimberlee Anne Akimoto and Kelli Anne Akimoto-Lohr, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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CW3 Burt Echols Allen

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CW3 BURT ECHOLS ALLEN
USA retired, died on Jan. 30, 2013 in Honolulu, HI, following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on April 2, 1935, in Chandler, AZ to the late Maude and Andrew Allen. He graduated from high school in Anchorage, AK. He joined the Air Force where he served in a Military Police Unit in S. Korea during the Korean War. He graduated from the Univ. of AZ in Tucson with a degree in Public Admin. He resumed his military service to his country as an Army Officer serving at the 8th Army HQ in Seoul, S. Korea in the Criminal Investigation Command. He had various stateside tours of duty including: Reese AFB, TX, Alamogordo AFB, NM, Elmendorf AFB, AK, Moses Lake, WN, Fort Benning, GA, Fort Sheridan, IL, and Ft. Hood, TX. He was a decorated military officer who served his country honorably for 30 years. Mr. Allen was born and raised in the Mormon faith. He was youngest of 8 siblings including: Blair, Edna, Alex, Cleo, Phoebe, Andy, and Jane Allen. He has numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Allen leaves behind his family in Texas who served with him throughout his military career. Desiree, a psychiatric nurse in Corpus Christi. Her husband, Mitch Parmelee was his closest friend. Tamara, CEO of Casa Linda in Brownsville. Her husband, Rocky Bray, offered much support and friendship to Mr. Allen during his long battle. Morgan Pettit Anderson of San Angelo is the only grandchild of Mr. Allen. She is our historian and collector of family history. Desiree and Tamara were at their fathers’ bedside during his last hours. He is remembered as a loving father and grandfather who will be forever missed. Funeral services will be held on February 21, 2013, at the National Memorial Cemetary of the Pacific (PunchBowl Cemetary) in Honolulu, HI, with full military honors.

Zenaida Biete

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Feb. 5, 2013
Zenaida Biete, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Tori Richard seamstress, died at home. She was born in Manila. She is survived by sons Edwin, Hubert and Bryan; daughters Aida Rosa and Priscilla Shaw; brothers Melencio De Leon and Nemesio Peralta; 14 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Aloha attire.

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Herbert K.C. Char

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Jan. 31, 2013
Herbert K.C. Char, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard supply stockman, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Stella and brothers Arthur T. and Alfred K.Y. Private services.

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Quirino Polendey Cuaresma

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Feb. 11, 2013
Quirino Polendey Cuaresma, 84, of Kaneohe, a maintenance employee at Valley of the Temples, died in Kailua. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Rosita R.; son Romeo; daughters Fran Cuaresma, Estellita Calaro, Previta Jasper, Elena Lopez and Rizalina Ibarra; brother Andronico; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday and 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialpark- mortuary.com.

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Patrick Masatoshi Fernandez

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Jan. 28, 2013
Patrick Masatoshi Fernandez, 73, of Pearl City, a retired adult corrections officer and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by stepsons Calvin D., Allen C. and Robert K. Miller, and Darryl R., Casey S. and Gary E. Horn; brothers Stanley Y. Sr. and Robert M.; and sisters Rachell Ann Mendoza and Darniell K. Fernandez. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Roy Naoya Funasaki

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Feb. 4, 2013
Roy Naoya Funasaki, 77, of Kaneohe, a retired Army sergeant first class, died at home. He was born in Koolauloa. He is survived by wife Doris F.; sons Kyle and Ryan; brothers Edwin M., Herbert M., Raymond K. and James S.; and sisters Alice M. Kinoshita and Ruth H. Ota. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.

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Kerstin Glenell

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Feb. 8, 2013
Kerstin Glenell of Honolulu, a retired executive, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Helsingborg, Sweden. She is survived by sister Ulla Hardin. No services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Toni Jeffries

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Feb. 9, 2013
Toni Jeffries, 65, of Moloaa, Kauai, a retired Growing Greens Nursery employee, died at home. She was born in Washington. She is survived by husband Craig “Agent,” daughter Maghan, brother Billy Knapp and a grandchild. Private services. Celebration of life at a later date.

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Tamiko Johnson

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Jan. 28, 2013
Tamiko Johnson, 82, of Makakilo, a Duty Free Shoppers saleswoman, died in Waipahu. She was born in Shanghai. She is survived by sons Brian and Allen Jr., daughter Kathleen Williamson and brothers Reiji and Tsukasa Yamashita. Private services.

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Albert W. Porras Jr.

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Feb. 16, 2013
Albert W. Porras Jr., 59, of Mililani, a Board of Water Supply employee, died in Mililani. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Jason; daughter Jolene Garza; parents Violet and Albert Sr.; sisters Donna Van Osdol, Wanda Galios, Val Jean Porras-Lai and Tina Porras-Jones; hanai brother Joe Timmreck; and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Bok Sun Kim

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Feb. 11, 2013
Bok Sun Kim, 99, of Pearl City, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Daejeon, Korea. She is survived by son Seng Woong; daughters Hong Ye, Chun Cha and Suk Ok; 10 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m.

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Anna Cathrine Hartung LaMothe

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Jan. 5, 2013
Anna Cathrine Hartung LaMothe, 97, of Santa Barbara, Calif., an artist, died in Santa Barbara. She was born in Salinas, Calif. She is survived by son Pierre, daughters Louise and Michelle, and six grandchildren. Services on the mainland. No flowers. Donations suggested to Daughters of Hawai’i.

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Thelma Sau Lan Lau

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Feb. 9, 2013
Thelma Sau Lan Lau, 100, of Waipahu, a retired Fort Shafter staffing assistant, died at home. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by brother Stanley and sister Alice Estrella. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Monday at Homelani Memorial Park. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Rosita Almora Laureta

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Feb. 12, 2013
Rosita Almora Laureta, 60, of Ewa Beach, a homemaker, died in Aiea. She was born in Buguias, Benguet, Philippines. She is survived by husband Jose G.; son Jonathan A.; daughter Robelyn Sejalbo; brothers Esteban, Martin and Jimmy Catanes; sister Marcilit Caasi; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial in the Philippines. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com

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Selma M. Leavitt

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Feb. 16, 2013
Selma M. Leavitt, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Hutchinson Tree Care secretary, died in Honolulu. She was born in Norwood, Mass. She is survived by son Neal, daughters Nadine Leavitt Siak and Dara C. Leavitt, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Benson Bow Yun Lum

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Jan. 15, 2013
Benson Bow Yun Lum, 90, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Postal Service clerk and an Army veteran, died in Ho-nolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Nancy, son Marshall, daughter Jade Wong, brothers Milton and Kalfred, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Alice Marie McGovern

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Jan. 30, 2013
Alice Marie McGovern, 95, of Washington, formerly of Waianae, an AARP Waianae chapter employee, died in Redmond, Wash. She was born in Batavia, N.Y. She is survived by sons Michael and Brian, and daughter Elaine Cummins. Services on the mainland.

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Taliu McMoore

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Feb. 12, 2013
Taliu McMoore, 86, of Honolulu, a groundskeeper, died at home. He was born in Utulei, American Samoa. He is survived by sons Daniel and Henry McMoore, and Jack Maene; daughters Mandy Collazo and Hannah Mascoto; brothers Finagalo and Toetu Matautia; sisters Peka and To’aga; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Mary Jane Kawahineaumoananuiakea Miguel

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Feb. 7, 2013
Mary Jane Kawahineaumoananuiakea Miguel, 72, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker and former maintenance custodian at the Honolulu Police Department, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by companion Edwin Wofford, sons Frank and Carl, daughters Yolanda Bottomley and Brenda Santos, brother Butch Horde, sister Gloria Gomes and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services. Call 896-6483 for information.

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Bettie Terue Mishima

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Jan. 26, 2013
Bettie Terue Mishima, 80, of Honolulu, a retired library technician for the Supreme Court of Hawaii, died. She was born in Kukaiau, Hawaii. She is survived by son Mark, daughters Liane Takaba and Cheryl Nakai, brothers George and Junji Kawabata, sisters Bernice Shota and Jean Yoshimura, and eight grandchildren. Private services.

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Noriko Maeda Morishige

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Jan. 26, 2013
Noriko Maeda Morishige, 91, of Salt Lake, a retired waitress, died. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Randal, daughter Carol Shigemitsu, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Douglas Asama Nakamura

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Feb. 11, 2013
Douglas Asama Nakamura, 83, of Hono-lulu, a retired businessman and an Air Force veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Fumi A., sons Roy E. and Paul D., brother Mitsu and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Florence Shigeko Nakao

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Jan. 28, 2013
Florence Shigeko Nakao, 81, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Toshiharu, daughter Sharon and sister Alice Oshita. Private services.

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Lily Sachiyo Nikaido

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Feb. 8, 2013
Lily Sachiyo Nikaido, 89 , of Arroyo Grande, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, a former Armour & Co. employee, died in Arroyo Grande. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Reginald “Nick,” son Miles, daughter Lisa Arakaki, brother Robert Kunihiro, sister Nancy Teragawachi and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Zebulon Eugene Nudson

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Feb. 10, 2013
Zebulon Eugene Nudson, 35, of Hilo, a Tesoro Hawaii terminal operator and driver, died at home. He was born in Soldotna, Alaska. He is survived by parents Law-rence and Annette, brother Thor, sister Oralee and grandmother Pat. No services. Condolences may be sent to P.O. Box 8055, Nikiski, AK 99635.

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Kikuno Okamoto

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Feb. 11, 2013
Kikuno Okamoto, 83, of Honolulu, a ceramic artist, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Santa Maria, Calif. She is survived by husband Wilson M., son Gary T., daughter Darcie M. Minami, brother Dr. Akira Tajiri, sisters Yoshino Hasegawa and Haruno Tsuruoka, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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INES BARROGA PAA

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INES BARROGA PAA Age 104, of Aiea, HI, passed away February 6, 2013 in Waipahu. Born January 20, 1909 in the Philippines. She is survived by sister, Carmen Barroga Laquindanum; nieces, nephews, grand- children. Visitation 5:30-9:00 p.m. Monday (Feb. 25) at the Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:45 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 26) at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church (99-312 Moanalua Rd., Aiea); Mass 9:15 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Valley of The Temples Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Theresa Doris Pacheco

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Feb. 9, 2013
Theresa Doris Pacheco, 49, of Hakalau, Hawaii, died. She was born in Sinton, Texas. She is survived by husband Warren; daughters Belinda Rangel and Christina Reyes; stepson Caleb; stepdaughter Alea; parents Louis and Leona Hill; sisters Carrie and Mary Hill, and Marcy Plenefisch; and six grandchildren. Private services.

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