Archive for April 25th, 2013

Robert Shigeo Arakaki

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April 5, 2013
Robert Shigeo Arakaki, 89, of Honolulu, a self-employed worker doing business as Appliance Refinish Co. and an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, 100th Battalion, Company B, died in Veterans Affairs Center for Aging. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Nancy; sons Roy, Stan and Mark; brothers Harold and Toshio; sisters Amy Miyazono and Sally Asato; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Clestia Bajet

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March 27, 2013
Clestia “Rose” Bajet, 76, of Waianae, an employee at Neal Blaisdell Center and Chaminade University, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons John, Michael, Vince, Robert “Kimo” and Mark Bajet, and Shawn and Darrick Tsuha; brothers Lawrence and Danny Canon; 23 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Alejandro Legsay Bungcayao

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April 3, 2013
Alejandro Legsay Bungcayao, 94, of Waipahu, a retired Kai Aloha Hotel maintenance employee, died in Waipahu. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Rusty; daughters Estrellita Egdamin, Patricia Antonio, Gloria Bungcayao and Lorna Souza; brother Ricardo “Cardo”; sisters Rosita “Rose” Elvena and Connie Galima; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Rosemary C. Compton

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April 15, 2013
Rosemary C. Compton, 88, of Hawaii, a secretary, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Lani Brown and Madonna Stark, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Victoriano P. Galiza

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April 17, 2013
Victoriano P. Galiza, 92, of Paia, Maui, a cane hauler driver at Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. in Paia, died at home. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Consulacion, son Wilson, daughters Lourdes Galicia and Leticia Subia, 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Wednesday.

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Fredilina Higa-Castillo

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April 21, 2013
Fredilina “Fredi” Higa-Castillo, 75, of Pearl City, a retired financial analyst for the U.S. Department of Defense in Honolulu, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Nick Castillo; sons Parrish, Paxton and Palmer Higa; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Pearl City. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Wednesday.

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Jacqueline Ho

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March 24, 2013
Jacqueline Ho, 89, of Honolulu, a retired beauty salon owner, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Palolo Chinese Home or Hawaiian Humane Society. Incorrect information in an obituary published Saturday.

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Pacita Ibanez

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April 14, 2013
Pacita Ibanez, 74, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a landscaper, died in Garden Isle Health Care. She was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Villamor and Rosebelt, daughters Amorsolo and Maria, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai, Kauai. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

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Manuel Martins Jr.

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April 21, 2013
Manuel “Buddy” Martins Jr., 90, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired foreman at the former Margolis Garment Factory, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was also an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 4342nd Quartermaster Service Company and a Hawaii Army National Guard veteran who served with the 230th Engineer Company, 299th Regimental Combat Team. He was born in Honomu, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Dorothy, sons Gerald M. Sr. and Robert W., sister Mary Santos, eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Graveside committal services: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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Alvin Marin Maui Kim

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ALVIN MARIN MAUI KIM Survived by Wallis Kim, Carrie Wasson, Clara Kim.

Alvin Marin Maui Kim

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April 4, 2013
Alvin Marin Maui Kim, 64, of Wahiawa, a T-shirt company owner, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by stepmother Clara B.S., brother Wallis J. and sister Carrie Wasson. Graveside services: 12:45 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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Richard Gum Pung Lau

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April 3, 2013
Richard Gum Pung Lau, 67, of Honolulu, an Air Force sergeant, died in Hono-lulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Dustinne and Rebecca Lau, and Roxanne Lau-Smyers; brothers Gordon, Gregory, Theodore and Robert; sister Colleen Fergerstrom; and six grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Juan Juan Macasio

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March 25, 2013
Juan Juan Macasio, 85, of Wahiawa, a retired mason at Rocks Masonry in Wahiawa and former Dole Co. employee, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Caldaan Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Victoria C.; son Fidel M.; daughters Juliana M. Antonio and Corazon M. Ursua; brothers Eligio and Flourendo; sisters Cresencia Gay-ya, Elang Gonzales and Violeta Galing; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Rosanamaria Fialupeimoana Ahiamana Maile

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April 8, 2013
Rosanamaria Fialupeimoana Ahiamana Maile, 46, of Lahaina, a Crazy Shirts sales associate, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Motuleita; son Walter R.K.U. Kahaialii; father Walter R.K. Kahaialii; brothers Daniel Kauvaka and Barry Shonfeld; and sisters Raenette Kahaialii, Chrissina Sulunga, Lucinda Bastillo, Sophia Mamea and Ugatea Koloi. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Lahaina Ward. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Puehuehuiki Cemetery, Lahaina. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Lawrence Patrick Medeiros

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April 17, 2013
Lawrence Patrick Medeiros, 76, of Wai-alua, a machinist mechanic and an Air Force veteran, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by daughter Laurie Arakaki, four siblings, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Fongsamouth Oupraxay

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April 16, 2013
Fongsamouth Oupraxay, 72, of Kahuku, a Lao military pilot, died in Kahuku. He was born in Laos. He is survived by wife Nancy; son Anourith; daughters Sandy Xay, Phitsamay Kimura and Kinnakeo, Souphasone and Ratsamy Oupraxay; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation at noon Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Wilfred Edward Pereira

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April 19, 2013
Wilfred Edward “Slack Key Willie” Pereira, 76, of Kailua-Kona, a project chief and research chemist for the U.S. Geological Survey, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Madras, India. He is survived by wife Irene; sons Richard and Phillip Lozano; daughters Lizabeth Hurst and Rosemary Pereira; brother Peter; sisters Sheila Sleep, Marjorie Tobit, Phoebe John, Pauline D’Souza, Anne Philips, Claire Pereira and Christina and Pamela Bensley; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Grace Community Church, 74-4889 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona. Casual attire.

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Joseph J. Saguto

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March 31, 2013
Joseph J. “Joe” Saguto, 74, of Kailua, a retired Hawaii Pacific University landscape supervisor, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He is survived by wife Gloria M. and daughters Liza and Gloria “Glory.” Visitation: 3 p.m. Tuesday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Mass: 4 p.m. Burial held in New York.

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Haruo Saifuku

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April 4, 2013
Haruo Saifuku, 89, of Wahiawa, a Dole Pineapple Plantation field operations superintendent, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Edna T., son Jay, daughters Sandra Chang and Brenda Yospe, brother Satoru Teranishi, sister Jean Young, three grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. No flowers.

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Kazuko Anne Shaw

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April 20, 2013
Kazuko Anne Shaw, 80, of Aiea, a homemaker, died. She was born in Yokohama, Japan. She is survived by daughters Connie Shaw-Fujii, Lisa Shaw and Erica Kuni; sister Sumie Manabe; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Soka Gakkai International-USA, 2729 Pali Highway, Honolulu, HI 96817.

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James Herbert Kaleo Sr.

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April 4, 2013
James Herbert Kaleo Sr., 87, of Waimanalo, a firefighter, sales representative, insurance agent, real estate agent and an Army veteran, died in Waimanalo. He was born in Greenwich Village, N.Y. He is survived by son James Jr.; daughters Layla Kaehu, Phoebe Lopes, Madeline Maiava and Gail Watts; brother Stanley M.; sister Tuddy Lake; 19 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Visitation at noon Saturday at Waimanalo School cafeteria, 41-1330 Kalanianaole Highway. Services: 1 p.m. Incorrect information in an obituary published Sunday.

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Jean Ballentyne Stevens

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April 14, 2013
Jean Ballentyne Stevens, 86, of Palm Desert, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, a former Honolulu Medical Clinic radiology department employee, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Randy, adopted sons Tom and Mike, and a grandchild. No services. Donations suggested to charity.

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Granville Dalton Story

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March 15, 2013
Granville Dalton “Doc” Story, 89, of Kailua, formerly of Tamuning, Guam, a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Black Oak, Ark. He is survived by sons Gary and Steve; daughters Margo and Vanessa Story, and Barbra Taylor; sister Ginger; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services held in Kailua. Inurnment to be held at Guam Veterans Cemetery.

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Roger D. Swayne

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April 18, 2013
Roger D. Swayne, 66, of Kaneohe, retired owner of Swayne’s Remodeling and an Army veteran who served during the Vietnam War, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Flint, Mich. He is survived by wife Donna L., sons Marc R. Swayne and Brad L. Falcon, daughters Sarah R. Shelp and Tisha Lehfeldt, sister Mary M. Arthur, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Mark Kim Tazawa

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March 21, 2013
Mark Kim Tazawa, 26, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Roy and Kyong O.K., sister Leslie H. and grandparent Jane K. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Harold Sunao Teruya

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March 26, 2013
Harold Sunao Teruya, 80, of Honolulu, retired owner of Kula Produce and retired chief executive officer of Armstrong Produce Co., died at home. He was born in Kailua. He is survived by wife Ethel S.; sons Mark and Wayne; daughters Diane Phillips and Erma Ishikawa; brothers Minoru, William, Thomas and Paul; sisters Betsy Oshiro, Lillian Kamisato and Molly Shiroma; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

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Jared Makana Isamu Teruya

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April 7, 2013
Jared Makana Isamu Teruya, 12, of Honolulu died in Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Keith I. and Penny S., and grandmother Georgianna Y. Mitamura. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Alice Bo Yuk Young

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April 14, 2013
Alice Bo Yuk Young, 88, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Timothy and Gerald, daughters Dr. Theresa Wee and Patricia Kim, brother Robert Chong, sister Elsie Yee, 12 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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