Archive for March 30th, 2013

Janet Kikumi Akemoto

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March 18, 2013
Janet Kikumi Akemoto, 72, of Honolulu, a retired Kuakini Medical Center supervisor, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband George T.; daughter Marchelle Rubio; brothers Nori, Paul and Howard Akemoto; and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Wilfred K. Aona

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March 15, 2013
Wilfred K. “Willy” Aona, 59, of Honolulu, a state Department of Transportation cadastral engineer, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Francine “Fran” Kenyon and Cynthia “Cindy” Aona. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Lorraine Caires

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Feb. 23, 2013
Lorraine “Sweet Lo” Caires, 65, of Kaneohe, a retired Navy Exchange Furniture Store employee, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion John Corbett; stepson Alvin; stepdaughters Jennie, Janice, Dianne and Beverly; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Peggy Eiko Daikoku

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March 9, 2013
Peggy Eiko Daikoku, 83, of Kailua, a retired licensed practical nurse, died at home. She was born in Keopu, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Avis Satoku Dang, Wendy S. Hunter, Nadine T. Daikoku and Shari K. Emerson; brother James I. Onizuka; and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Frank Damas

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March 5, 2013
Frank Damas, 77, of Waianae, a former Lockheed Martin employee and an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by wife Hazel; sons Joseph, Frank Jr. and Joshua; daughters Cordette Cubi, Royleen Cordeira, Nanette Kunewa and Patricia Ann Damas; 15 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m.

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MAURA QUIBUYEN DAMO

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MAURA QUIBUYEN DAMO Age 101, of Beach, HI, passed away February 17, 2013 in Waipahu. Born September 17, 1911 in Mabusag, Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by Ricardo (Catalina P.) Damo, Florentino (Estelita C.) Damo, Manolo (Minda) Garcia, Eduardo (Dolores) Garcia; daughter, Nenita (Carlos) Tabucol; 20 grandchildren; numerous great- grandchildren; brother, Mariano Quibuyen. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (April 6) at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church (91-1004 North Rd., Ewa Beach); Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Genevieve Dudoit

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March 28, 2013
Genevieve Dudoit, 70, of Hilo, a retired Wackenhut security guard, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born on Oahu. She is survived by sons John M. III, Wayson G., Bertram H., Zachary T. and Abram K.M.; daughter Dorie M. Mendoza-Dudoit; sister Estella Barbara Jean Hodson; 36 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Tetsuji Fukuda

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March 10, 2013
Tetsuji “Toots” Fukuda, 87, of Pearl City, a retired Hopaco supervisor, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Michie, son Kevin T., daughter Lynn M. Nakabayashi and a grandchild. Private services.

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William Rebeira Gascon

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March 10, 2013
William Rebeira “Billy” Gascon, 75, of Honolulu, a retired Pacific Transfer and Warehouse truck driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Aileen, daughter Paulette Gascon-Vea, brothers James and Roger Aspacio, sisters Marilyn DeSa and Vivian Balberde, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. April 6 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Kathleen F.E. Hawkins

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March 25, 2013
Kathleen F.E. “Kathy” Hawkins, 64, of Honolulu died. She was born in Woodford, Essex, England. She is survived by husband Brian; son Pete; daughters Jackie, Wendy and Kirsty; and 12 grandchildren. Scattering of ashes 10 a.m. Tuesday at Waikiki Beach fronting Duke’s Restaurant. Lei and loose flowers welcome.

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Blanche Misae Arai Heatherly

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March 6, 2013
Blanche Misae Arai Heatherly, 92, of Honolulu died in Ann Pearl Nursing Home. She was born in Kipu, Kauai. She is survived by sons Robert and Roy, daughter Heather Fujikawa, sister Lillian Nishikuni, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 10 a.m. April 6 at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Hiroyo Inoue

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March 15, 2013
Hiroyo Inoue, 54, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Urasoe, Okinawa. She is survived by husband Masa, son Daniel O’Neal, parents Seiji and Fumiko Katsuren, and brothers Moriyoshi and Morimasa Katsuren. Services pending.

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Beatrice Yoshiko Ishibashi

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BEATRICE YOSHIKO ISHIBASHI 85 of Honolulu. Retired Accountant/Bookkeeper. Born in Honolulu, passed on March 12, 2013. Her husband, Ralph Ishibashi preceded her in death. She is survived by her son, Vance; daughter, Yolisa Ishibashi (Anthony Nakamura); grand- son, Dan Nakamura; brother, Seigo Nakagawa; sister, Betty Kuroda; care giver, Josephine “Leila” Cabalo. Private services. No monetary offerings. No flowers.

Jean Doris James

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March 13, 2013
Jean Doris James, 82, of Kaneohe, an artist, died. She was born in Flint, Mich. She is survived by husband Robert C., four children, 26 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. April 6 at Kailua Church of the Nazarene, 536 Oneawa St. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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George Bruno Mulleitner Jr.

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March 9, 2013
George Bruno Mulleitner Jr., 66, of Aiea, a retired Honolulu Advertiser employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Patricia Ann; sons Shane B. and Corey I.; daughters Brualani L., Tracey A. and Shannon A. Mulleitner, and Shelly S. Juan; brothers Wayne and Leroy J.; sister Marsh N.; 20 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.

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Victor B. Mandrial

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March 5, 2013
Victor B. “Rambo” Mandrial, 69, of Waipahu, an Iron Workers Union member and a Navy veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by son Benjamin, daughter Sharlene, parents Rose and Benjamin Sr., brother Benjamin Jr., sisters Vivian Dabis and Anna Hicks, and four grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at 94-927 Awanei St., Waipahu.

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Fumie Matisima

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March 17, 2013
Fumie Matisima, 76, of Pearl City died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Chuuk, Micronesia. She is survived by sons Wayne, Steve, Miller, Kenrat, Bill and Diophin; daughters Akina Songeni, Mimi Norman, Minte Smith and Melita Apelu; brother Hermes Dick; and sisters Mary Ellen and Esther Dick, and Genie Alwes, Ertesia Sammper and Esencia Ichin. Services: 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Newtown Ward, 98-530 Kahele St. Burial in Micronesia.

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Saturnino F. Mendoza

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March 3, 2013
Saturnino F. “Satty” Mendoza, 60, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Wilhelmina A. “Mina”; daughter Fretzie J.; brothers Rogelio “Martin,” Angel, Nestor and Venancio; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday and 11:30 a.m. Monday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Updated service information for an obituary published Thursday.

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Yasuichi Okihara

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March 8, 2013
Yasuichi Okihara, 80, of Mililani, a retired automotive upholsterer and an Army veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by brothers Haruto, Toshio, Kazuto and Ralph; and sister Joan Oyama. Visitation: 11 a.m. April 6 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Luncheon to be served before services. Services: 1 p.m. Private inurnment.

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Elise Fuatia Togia Sr.

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March 5, 2013
Elise Fuatia Togia Sr., 73, of Honolulu died in Kaukini Medical Center. She was born in Aunu’u, American Samoa. She is survived by sons Elise Jr., Mose and Aitofele “Favour”; daughters Arieta Togia and Amanda Ielua; brothers Potoa, Reupena, Faatagi, Fuatia and Tufoua; sisters Sulieta Sakaria and Suitini Lisala; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaii First Samoan Assembly of God. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Toshiichi Sumida

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March 26, 2013
Toshiichi “Archie” Sumida, 87, of Honolulu, a retired plumber, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Grace R., son Craig, daughter Vicky Hughes and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. April 6 at Moiliili Hongwanji Temple. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Samuel Toshikazu Tanimoto

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March 13, 2013
Samuel Toshikazu Tanimoto, 85, of Honolulu, a retired insurance agent and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by companion Marlene S. Okubo; brother Edward Y.; sisters Nancy M. Matsuoka, Elaine F. Tanimoto and Susanne K. Kozaki; and caregiver Helena Naulu. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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