Archive for March 25th, 2013

JOVITO “JOE” “KUMING” RIBERAL ALCANTRA

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JOVITO JOE KUMING RIBERAL ALCANTRA Age 80, of Honolulu, HI, passed away February 25, 2013 in Honolulu. Born March 26, 1932 in San Vicente, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Owner of JRA Construction. Member of San Sebastian Association and Isabela Hawaii Association. He is survived by wife, Aida N. Alcantra; daughters, Joy (Glenn) Sahagun, Alma Caberto, Aida (Mike) Paulin; sons, Vincent (Colleen) Alcantra, Chito (Genny) Alcantra; former wife, Bessie Alcantra; 10 grandchildren, 3 great-grand- children; brother, Lito (Carmelita) Alcantra; sisters, Nora Alcantra, Andrea Benitez, Francisca (Steve) Tapat. Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Sunday (March 31) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Monday (April 1) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Leoncio Tomas Arreola

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March 17, 2013
Leoncio Tomas Arreola, 58, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a groundskeeper at Hokulia Golf Course and a macadamia nut and coffee picker, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by father Damaso; brothers Oscar, Willie, Elmer and Melvin; and sisters Norma Narra, Maribeth Mendoza and Grace Arreola. Visitation:4:30 p.m. April 2 at Lanakila Congregational Church. Services:5 p.m. Casual attire.

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ROGELIO “ROGEL” BARAYUGA

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ROGELIO ROGEL BARAYUGA Age 89, of Waialua, HI, passed away February 17, 2013 at Wahiawa General Hospital. Born September 15, 1923 in Catuging, San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Waialua Sugar Company. Sakada of 1946. Member of Wahiawa Iloko Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He is survived by loving wife, Florentina “Floring” Tolentino Barayuga; daughters; Andrea Barayuga, Ruthy Cuaresma, Debra (Johnny) Agoo, Cristina (Link) Llewellyn, Teresa (Steven) Shepherd; 4 grand- children; brothers, Mariano (Melita) Barayuga, Atanacio (Magdalena) Barayuga; sisters, Marcelina (Isidoro) Barayuga, Cesaria (Marcial) Antonio, Daria Barayuga, Biba Bumatay, Felicidad (Tony) Fabro. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Saturday (March 30) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha Attire. No flowers, please.

ShirleyMarie Bomke-Craddock

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March 14, 2013
Shirley Marie Bomke-Craddock, 81, of Mililani, an intelligence research specialist with the 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, and U.S. Army Pacific headquarters at Fort Shafter, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Kilauea, Hawaii. She is survived by son Robert, daughter Carol Melvin and three grandchildren. No services. Scattering of ashes at a later date.

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DEBRA “DEBBIE” JEAN CHING

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DEBRA DEBBIE JEAN CHING
Age 60, of Honolulu, passed away February 20, 2013 at St. Francis Hospice. Born November 11, 1952 in Hilo, Hawaii. She was a retired pre-school teacher from Hawaii Kai Early Learning Center where she helped teach and develop 3 year olds for over 32 years. She is survived by mother, Dorothea Nathaniel; sons, Ryan, Clifford (Stefanie), Brandon (Chalese); grand- daughters Noel and Tiah; many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. She was a proud “Nana” who always put everyone elses needs before her own. She will always live in our hearts forever. Celebrating her life 9:00 a.m. Saturday 3/30 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual Attire.

Michael Hon Yip Chun

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Feb. 21, 2013
Michael Hon Yip Chun, 66, of Pearl City, a retired shift supervisor with the state Department of Accounting and General Services, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Hannah Jean and sisters Kathleen Chun and Karen Lau. Private services.

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John Kalani Gonsalves

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March 12, 2013
John Kalani Gonsalves, 54, of Ewa Beach, a head custodian at Barbers Point Elementary School, died in Ewa Beach.He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife D. Lynn Gonsalves, son John “Kalani Boy”Jr. daughter Erica-Lyn King, brother Moses, stepmother Violet and four grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Lawrence Kupanihi Aki Jr.

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Feb. 19, 2013
Lawrence Kupanihi Aki Jr., 79, of Henderson, Nev., an aerospace engineer and Air Force veteran, died in Henderson. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by hanai daughter Monica Hupp; brother Francis K. Sr.; sisters Inez Aki, Emmaline Kaailau, Juliet Tankersley, Violet Lung and Mary Huihui; and two grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum Chapel, 1887 Makuakane St., Honolulu, HI96817. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Kai Kunimoto

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March 18, 2013
Kai Kunimoto, 20, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by father Bryan, mother Beverly Akiona, brothers Kiley Nakagawa and Pono Kunitomo, sister Mia Nakagawa and grandparents Stanley and Gladys Kunitomo, and Patsy Adachi. Visitation:3 p.m. Thursday at Kona Hongwanji. Services:5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Harold S. Mangantulao

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March 11, 2013
Harold S. Mangantulao, 30, of Kahului died. He was born in Gonzaga, Cagayan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Imelda F., son Vince K., daughter Heather A., mother Myriam S., brother Herald, sisters Kathlene and Klaudine, and grandparent Linda Agpaoa. Visitation:6:30 p.m. April 2 at Christ the King Church Mass:7:30 p.m. Burial to be held in the Philippines at a later date. Online condolences:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Beatrice Kimiye Matsumoto

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Feb. 21, 2013
Beatrice Kimiye Matsumoto, 97, of Honolulu, a retired seamstress supervisor, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sisters Saikiko Hosoda and Haruko Yoshioka. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Masako Uno Ohama

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March 13, 2013
Masako Uno Ohama, 87, of Honolulu, a retired home economist with the University of HawaiiCooperative Extension Service, part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Elise and Stacy Ohama, and Nancy Matsuoka; brother Yoshio Uno; sisters Ethel Nishi, Dorothy Hamada, AnnInouye and Takako Ishikawa; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Doris S. Saji

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Feb. 12, 2013
Doris S. Saji, 91, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Haleiwa. She is survived by son Kevin; daughter Suzanne Takahashi; brothers Dr. Jerry,Dr. Larryand Dr. Stanley Shimoda; sisters Janet Matsunaga and June Hirayama; and three grandchildren.Private services.

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NancyMei-Lih Snyder

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March 18, 2013
Nancy Mei-Lih Snyder, 64, of Waipahu, a retired Camp Smith and Ilikai Hotel employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Shanghai. She is survived by sons Edward and Nicholas Snyder, and a grandchild. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Ursula Ann Wong

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March 13, 2013
Ursula Ann Wong, 89, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Osnabruck, Germany. She is survived by husband Sanford Y.H.; sons Melvin, Michael and WilliamDuncan and Stephen, Gary, Barney and Douglas Wong; daughters Cecilia W. Muldoon, Robert Wong-Brink and Sandra Ann Wong; sister Eva Bussman; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services:10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Jeanette Umeyo Yasuda

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March 19, 2013
JeanetteUmeyo Yasuda, 89, of Kailua, a retired Food City stocking clerk, died inIslands Hospice Home. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Brian J. and Glenn S., brother Jerry Ogata, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.

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