Archive for April 8th, 2013

Blane Shigeru Aburamen

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March 22, 2013
Blane Shigeru Aburamen, 54, of Hilo, proprietor of Blane’s Drive Inn, Freddy’s Restaurant and Drive-In and Manono Mini Mart, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Shane, son Devan, daughter Casey, mother Betty and sisters Phyllis Takei and Cathy Miyasato. Visitation:1 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Services:3 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

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George Henry Adams

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March 30, 2013
George Henry Adams, 90, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired railroad conductor for the Oakland, Calif., Terminal Railroad, died in Wilcox MemorialHospital. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Mariam, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Celebration of life:3 to 6 p.m. April 27 at 301 Kihapai St., Kapaa, Kauai.

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Bernaldo Richard Aguinaldo

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March 29, 2013
Bernaldo Richard Aguinaldo, 87, of Pukalani, Maui, a retired HC&S truck driver, died. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by son Richard; daughters Debra Nakama, Iris Peelua and Lisa Correa; brother Ronald Aguinaldo; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Nobuo Aihara

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Feb. 22, 2013
Nobuo “Ted” Aihara, 93, of Wahiawa, a former Schofield Barracks motor pool automotive inspector and an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Leatrice H.; son Rodney; daughter Susan Yamamoto; brothers Toru, Raymond and Eugene; sisters Chieko Hashizume and Sachiko Komata; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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BRYAN DEAN “KEOLA” CABALCE

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In Loving Memory BRYAN DEAN KEOLA CABALCE
February 5, 1986 April 8, 2011 Gone yet not forgotten, although we are apart, Your spirit lives within us, Forever in our hearts.

Barbara C.F. Chang

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Feb. 11, 2013
Barbara C.F. Chang, 76, of San Francisco died in San Francisco Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Helen Chong, brothers Whiting and Henry, and sisters Muriel Lee, Elaine Chang and Irene Scott. Private scattering of ashes off Oahu.

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Ersy Chinoska

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March 28, 2013
Ersy Chinoska, 77, of Honolulu, a cook, died in Honolulu. He was born in the Marshall Islands. He is survived by wife Neitok; sons Logan, Alex, Chinoska, Erney and John; daughters Talwoj Bing, Jine Capelle, Jini Kattil, Susan Bajo and Enlynn Watak; and 29 grandchildren. Private services.

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Leri Vale Downey

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Feb. 26, 2013
Leri Vale Downey, 93, of Kaneohe, a dancer and retired nurse, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Washington. She is survived by stepson Claude, hanai son Clarence, daughter Diana Carter, hanai daughter Ann Miner, hanai sister Alberta Gouveia and two grandchildren. Services:11 a.m. Saturday at Elks lodge in Waikiki. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the ASPCA, World Wildlife Fund and/or Defenders of Wildlife. Casual attire.

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Raymonda V. Duhinio

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March 8, 2013
Raymonda V. “Rae” Duhinio, 88, of Scranton, Pa., a retired librarian at Pearl Harbor, died. She was born in Onomea, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Audrey Kim and Renee Quinn; brothers Vince and Juan; sisters Dolores Hayes, Lourdes Allenegui and Paula Todd; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Friday at Valley of the Temples. Services:10 a.m. Graveside services to follow at Valley of the Temples.

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Dolores M. Fabrao

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March 25, 2013
Dolores M. Fabrao, 78, of Lanai City, a retired director of nurses and co-administrator at Lanai Community Hospital as well as a retired Department of Education elementary school teacher, died in Lanai Community Hospital. She was born on Lanai. She is survived by husband Ray A.; sons Jason, Donald and Tracy; daughter Len Fabrao-Wong; brother Boy Oson; and sisters Juanita Lepson, Magdalene Schulte, Veronica Gomes and Bernie Tamashiro. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Church, Lanai City. Services:10 a.m.

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Gary M. Ginoza

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March 22, 2013
GaryM. Ginoza, 66, of Aiea, a retired Pearl City Elementary School teacher and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sharon, sons Scott and Marc, mother Edith and four grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Thursday at MililaniMortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services:6:30 p.m.

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Nathaniel Haili

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March 17, 2013
Nathaniel “Nate”Haili, 49, of Honolulu, a commercial building maintenance man, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Christine Kaluhiokalani; son Ikaika; hanai son Patrick Rivera; daughter Natasha Kaluhiokalani; brothers Louis Jr. and Jeffery; sisters Elizabeth Nakama, Paulette Leong, Darlene Hubbard and Andrea Haili; and a grandchild. Celebration of life and scattering of ashes:9 a.m. Saturday at Kuhio Beach. Lunch to follow at Queen’s Surf.

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Timothy Warren Hart

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Feb. 26, 2013
Timothy Warren Hart, 50, of Makawao, Maui, died. He was born in Michigan City, Ind. He is survived by sons Kyle and Kurtis, father Edward and stepmother Myrna. Scattering of ashes to be held May 7. For more information, contact the family. Online condolences:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Macario Hilacion

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March 14, 2013
Macario “Mac” Hilacion, 86, of Ewa Beach, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Helen, son Gary, daughters Tammy Shamburger and Lovena Hilacion, brothers Alfonso Hilacion and Lawrence Araneta, sisters Virginia Waiwaiole and Eleanor Borilez, six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services:10 a.m. Committal services:1 p.m. atHawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Colin Hiroto Ishiara

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March 10, 2013
Colin Hiroto Ishiara, 46, of Honolulu, a former Muscular Dystrophy Hawaii Chapter poster boy, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Carol and brother Cavin. Private services.

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Joseph Kahaleuahi Jr.

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March 15, 2013
Joseph Kahaleuahi Jr., 74, of Hana, Maui, a ranch hand, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Hana, Maui. He is survived by wife Eunice; sons Joe-John, Gabriel and Jason; daughter Nancy Fernandez; sisters Anna Lono and Jane Kuloloio; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary Catholic Church. Mass:11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Condolences may be sent towww.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Lino Patubo Jr.

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March 13, 2013
Lino Patubo Jr., 66, of Pearl City, a retired auto mechanic, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Lisa Cui, brother David, sister Ida Kuahulu and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Joseph Noel Reilly Jr.

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March 31, 2013
Joseph Noel Reilly Jr., 61, of Wailuku, a highway construction crewman, died at home. He was born in Detroit. He is survived by mother Mary Ann, daughter Brookie G. Vega, brothers Phillip and Tim, sisters Kathy Kaapake and Mary Ann Reilly, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Jean Chikako Kagehiro

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March 26, 2013
Jean Chikako Kagehiro, 88, of Wahiawa, a Hawaii state government retiree, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sons Danny, Gary and Wayne; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Burial:10:30 a.m. Friday at MililaniMemorial Park. Aloha attire.

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Alma Kaupalolo

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March 15, 2013
Alma Kaupalolo, 86, of Haiku, Maui, a Libby McNeil and Haserat canneries employee as well as an executive housekeeper at the Maalaea Surf, died in Maui MemorialMedical Center. She is survived by sons John III and Carl M. Kaupalolo, daughter Ermine L. Serrano, brother MelvinSpencer, 14 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences may be sent to www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Mechele Keliipuaokalani Bush Espinda Kiaha

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March 23, 2013
Mechele Keliipuaokalani Bush Espinda Kiaha, 65, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion MyronKaratti; sons Ryan-Seth and Cory Kiaha; daughter KapiolaniBarros; brother Kekoa R. Namahoe; sisters Patricia Hanohano, Brenda Yette, Odetta Lee and Kanani Cale; and four grandchildren. Celebration of life:9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waikalua Ward. Casual attire.

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Maria Soledad Paz Lau

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March 19, 2013
Maria Soledad Paz Lau, 80, of Kailua, a retired Bank of Hawaii research specialist and Marine Corps veteran, died in Kailua. She was born in Hana, Maui. She is survived by husband Edwin, sons Michael and William Keale, daughters Leona Keale-Krueger and Carol Paul-Paz, sisters Ruth Toma and Roseline Brito, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services held.

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Maria N. Lee

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April 1, 2013
Maria N. Lee, 84, of Honolulu, a claims supervisor, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by sons Alan G. and Mitchell A., daughter Christine L. Kinimaka, brother Filemon “David” Nanod and five grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. April 16 at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea St., Honolulu. Services: 10 a.m. Burial:12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Cemetery. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences:www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Kwok Ping Lum

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March 12, 2013
Kwok Ping Lum, 83, of Pearl City, a waitress, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in China. She is survived by sons Wilman and Wilton, daughters Marylin Yamamoto and Marian Andaya, three brothers, four sisters, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation:noon Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services:1 p.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Francisca Ceralde Maramba

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March 19, 2013
Francisca Ceralde “Francing”Maramba, 79, of Honolulu, a retired Nuuanu Congregational Church custodian, died Honolulu. She was born in Dagupan, Philippines. She is survived by sons Teofilo, Rogelio, Ariel and Abelardo; daughters Imelda Galapon, Hedeliza Gonzales, Mercy Prado, Marifi Bumatay and Marijean Guevarra; 25 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Derick Neal Mitchell

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March 18, 2013
Derick Neal Mitchell, 58, of Pearl City, a state employee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kekoa, daughters Mealaninui Mitchell and Lokelani Oliveros, brothers Carter and Lloyd, sister Joy and six grandchildren. Celebration of life:9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Koolau Golf Club, Koolau Glass Ballroom, 45-550 Kionaole Road, Kaneohe. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. No flowers. Lei welcome.

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Elsie Tsurumi Naito

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March 30, 2013
Elsie Tsurumi Naito, 92, of Kaneohe, a retired Liberty House sales department supervisor at the Fort Street Mall store, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by son Herbert, daughter Loretta K. Segawa, sisters Dorothy Nitta and Margaret Hasegawa, and a grandchild.Private services.

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Shoichi Nakamoto

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March 25, 2013
Shoichi Nakamoto, 86, of Wailuku, a wholesale food service sales representative, died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. He was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Alan and David; daughters Sandra Kawaoka and Janis Nakamoto; brother Henry; sisters Ann Wakamatsu, Toshie Makishi and Kazue Nakata; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Sandra Keiko Nakamura

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Feb. 24, 2013
Sandra Keiko Nakamura, 62, of Kapolei, a state Department of Education resource teacher in the Central District, died in Boston. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by husband Masashi, son Brian, daughters Dr. Mari Nakamura and Sachi Webb, mother Tomoyo Yuruki, sisters Shirley Kondo and Lani Uyeno, and two grandchildren. Visitation:5:15 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Committal services:10:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of thePacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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Jeannette Takako Nakayama

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March 7, 2013
Jeannette Takako Nakayama, 91, ofHonolulu, a retired Foodland Super Market secretary, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gerald and Perry; sisters Ruth Kagita, Ethel Yoshida, Gladys Miyamoto and Florence Kim; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

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