Archive for April 26th, 2013

Leona Merle Atcherley

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April 8, 2013
Leona Merle Atcherley, 81, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Joseph Yung and brothers Samuel L. Atcherley and Donald L. McNabb. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Clestia Bajet

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March 27, 2013
Clestia “Rose” Bajet, 76, of Waianae, an employee at the 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. May 3 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. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.

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Dolores Rellis Carvalho

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April 13, 2013
Dolores Rellis Carvalho, 92, of Honaunau, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kukuihaele, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Ernest Caravalho and Martin Carvalho; daughters Isabel Gomes, Ruby Gacusana, Jennifer Beaudet and Doris Matias; sister Rosaria Figueroa; 14 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 28 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. May 4 at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Painted Church Road, Honaunau. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Brendan Sean Gypkhaim Charlie

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April 17, 2013
Brendan Sean Gypkhaim Charlie, 21, of Volcano, Hawaii, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by mother Thunderfoot, father Pat, hanai brother Stephen “Bearraven” Fields and grandmothers Barbara Charlie and Barbara Miles. Visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Native American Center, Jungle King Road, Pole 12, Fern Forest, Glenwood, Hawaii. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.

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Sam Mui Cheung

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April 17, 2013
Sam Mui Cheung, 96, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in China. She is survived by daughter Shiu Han Au, six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation and Taoist services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Herbert W.J. Chun

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April 12, 2013
Herbert W.J. Chun, 81, of Honolulu, a specialty contractor and an Army veteran, died in Care Center of Hono-lulu. He was born in Pearl City. He is survived by wife Jeanne; son Dr. Allan; daughters Carol Craddock and Claire and Cathy Chun; and four grandchildren. Private inurnment held. Visitation: 9 a.m. July 20 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 1317 Queen Emma St. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Peter’s Episcopal Church or ‘Iolani School.

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Corazon Salazar Custado

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April 2, 2013
Corazon Salazar Custado, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Marriott In-flight Services food preparer, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by husband Dominador S. and brother Al Souza. Visitation: 9 a.m. May 3 at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Alfredo Cacayorin Gajete

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March 25, 2013
Alfredo Cacayorin Gajete, 86, of Waipahu, a retired teacher, died in Aiea. He was born in Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosita P., daughters Evelyn Ramirez and Marjorie Dadulla, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday and 11:30 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Rochelle Minnie Borero Harris

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March 31, 2013
Rochelle Minnie Borero Harris, 55, of Hilo, a bartender and waitress for Keawe Diner and Lopaka’s Bar, and employee of Langer Perfume Factory and LT Co., died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by companion Cassius Gorloff; sons Justin Mason and Ocean Borero-Gorloff; daughter Sherell Reis; hanai son Byron Smith Jr.; hanai daughters Sara Gorloff, Shana Rae Daguro and Michelle Kurtz; mother Vivian Borero; brothers Byron Sr. and Allan Smith, and Alexander Borero Jr.; sisters Deolinda Borero, Maraiah Yamamoto, Elizabeth Andrew and Diane, Lynn I. and Luana Smith; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Norma Balatero Imbo

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April 23, 2013
Norma Balatero Imbo, 81, of Ewa Beach, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Nemesio; sons Nathaniel, Nolan and Norris; daughters Nanette Angeles and Nelyn “Babette” Manalili; brother Pablo Balatero Jr.; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services in the Philippines.

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Joseph Charles Naekauna Francis Jr.

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April 15, 2013
Joseph Charles Naekauna “Joe” Francis Jr., 76, of Kaneohe, a retired Pearl City High School football coach and teacher, will be remembered in a Mass 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Ann’s Church. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rolenda “Kuulei” Alama-Francis; sons Mark, Anthony and John Francis, and Aina, Kaohe and Ikaika Alama-Francis; daughter Leeya “Makana” Alama-Francis; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Program: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Joyce J. Sayers Kaaiawaawa

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March 22, 2013
Joyce J. Sayers Kaaiawaawa, 72, of Redmond, Ore., died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Danny, Darryl and Vernon Siangco; daughter Valerie Damas; brothers Bobby and Roy Sayers; sister Debbie S. Kimokeo; 10 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. May 4 at Makiki Community of Christ Church, 1666 Mott-Smith Drive. Aloha attire.

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Yoshiko T. Konkol

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April 21, 2013
Yoshiko T. Konkol, 85, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in a private care home. She was born in Japan. She is survived by caregivers Lowell Hu and Amy Quitozol. Private services.

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Reid H. Krucky

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April 17, 2013
Reid H. Krucky, 16, of Honolulu, will be remembered in services at 3 p.m. Sunday at City Church of Honolulu, located at Nuuanu Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2313 Nuuanu Ave. He died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Chisinau, Moldova. He is survived by father Anton C.; stepmother Julie; mother Dana Anderson; stepfather Moses Garcia; brother Kyle A.; stepbrothers Dr. Kekoa and Scott Smith, and Junior, Ulumano and Jude Farm; stepsisters Tonia Smith and Giselle, Ariel and Natalya Garcia; and grandmothers Patricia Goetz and Jackie Anderson. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at City Church. Private burial. Casual attire or boardshorts. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Reid Krucky Memorial Fund, in care of the Hawaiian Humane Society.

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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 and Ranee Layosa; 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. No flowers. Monetary donations welcomed at services or sent to P.O. Box 8412, New York, NY 10116.

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Lily Young Nim Lima

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March 24, 2013
Lily Young Nim Lima, 86, of Honolulu, a Princess Kaiulani Hotel housekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Rocky, Walter and Warren; daughters Pauline Hardy and Ululani Lima; 11 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Bo Lindberg

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April 17, 2013
Bo Lindberg, 76, of Waianae, a retired computer programmer and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Sweden. He is survived by companion Michelle, sons Ramon and Erik, daughter Lien Bal, sister Eva Moss and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Shizuyo Masumura

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April 14, 2013
Shizuyo Masumura, 94, of Lihue, a homemaker, died in Garden Isle Health Care. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Alan, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Kiyomi “Kay” Morishige

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KIYOMI KAY MORISHIGE
A loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, passed away at age 77, Sunday, April 14, at Kaiser Hospital She was born to the late Mohei and Koyuki Yamamoto of Makawao Maui. An alumni of Makawao Elementary Maui High School and Honolulu Business College She was a dedicated Federal employee of 43 years with the Dept of Navy, Army and the United States Postal Service. And devoted endless hours assisting her husband at their business AKYTH Inc She leaves her loving husband of 53 years Owen Akito, son Jon (Judy), daughter Ann (Ian) Ishibashi, grandchildren, Chris, Kimberly and Grayson, sisters Clara Yoneda, Yukie Iwaishi, Amy (George) Iwamasa, Miyuki (Ken) Kimura, Hanami (Satoru) Matsuda, Kazue Kadosaki, Koyumi Oda Memorial Service at Hosoi Garden Mortuary, Thursday, May 2, 2013 visitation at 5:00 pm, service at 6:00 pm. Casual attire, no flowers

Yoshio Morita

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April 21, 2013
Yoshio Morita, 93, of Honolulu, a retired engineer for OICC MIDPAC Pearl Harbor and RM Towill Corp., and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Dennis, daughter Carol, sisters Helen Morita and Mary Abe, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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KENNETH K.L. MUN

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KENNETH K.L. MUN 86, died on April 11, 2013. World War II U.S. Army and U.S. Navy Reserve veteran. Retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Inspector, QA Division. Gold card member, Hawaii Federal Lodge, 1998, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. English secretary for the Wong Leong Doo Benevolent Society. Survived by siblings, Ellen and James, nieces and nephews. Private service to be held at a later date. Please, No Koden.

Etsuko Nakamura

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April 8, 2013
Etsuko “Teri” Nakamura, 78, of Honolulu, a retired American Cancer Society bookkeeper, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Roy T., son Miles A., daughter Lynne Aki-Steele, brother Tom T. Miyake and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Patrice Y. Nakayama

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March 16, 2013
Patrice Y. “Patti Girl” Nakayama, 60, of Honolulu died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Peter, Craig and Eric; sister Susan Shiraki; and caregivers Precy Valenzuela, and Zosima and Pablo Gelacio. Private services.

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Charles E. Nelson

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March 2, 2013
Charles E. “Chuck” Nelson, 88, of Honolulu, an estate planner and investor, died. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Corazon S.; sons David, Greg, Mike, Rick and John; daughter Elaine Joy; sisters Jessie Ann Engle and Cyrena Wilson; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Jude Catholic Church, Kapolei. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Calvin Kwock Hing Pang

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April 10, 2013
Calvin Kwock Hing Pang, 88, of Honolulu, a self-employed wholesale distribution agent and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jane K.; sons Eric L. and Brian C.; daughters Cindy J. Chock and Susan J. Tochihara; brothers Eugene, Robert and Franklin; sisters Florence Kono and Alma O’Day; and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Joyce Poy Jane Pang

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April 7, 2013
Joyce Poy Jane Pang, 68, of Kaneohe, a retired chief appeals officer at the state Department of Labor and industrial Relations, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Jerry and Jarrett, and sister Janice Kudo. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Donations suggested to the American Cancer Society Hawaii chapter or St. Francis Hospice. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Tafale Pitolo

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April 9, 2013
Tafale Pitolo, 87, of Waianae died in Honolulu. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by son Manuele, daughters Pasege and Maria, brother Pute and sisters Paulia Tavita and Leigaga Siaki. Private services.

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FLORENCIA “INSIANG” RIGINES RAGONOT

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FLORENCIA INSIANG RIGINES RAGONOT Age 88, of Pearl City, HI, passed away April 3, 2013 in Aiea. Born February 26, 1925 in Sisilangen, Sual, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by sons, Teofilo Ragonot, Danilo (Lourdes) Ragonot; daughters, Aurora (Arsenio) Millan, Priscilla (Roly) Mora; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grand- children. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Wednesday (May 1) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Aniela Ann Ryczek

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April 14, 2013
Aniela Ann Ryczek, 69, of Waialua, a retired model, died in Waialua. She was born in Illinois. She is survived by brothers William and Louis. Services on the mainland.

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LINDA MAY LORENZA SALANGDRON

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LINDA MAY LORENZA SALANGDRON Age 59, of Haleiwa, HI, passed away March 23, 2013 in Kahuku. Born May 22, 1953 in Wahiawa, HI. She is survived by sons, Melvin Salangdron, Mark Salangdron; daughters, Melanie (William) Davis, Kimberly (Zane) Thompson; brothers, Ceriaco (Gwen) Kasoga, Tomas Kasoga, Rudy (Terilyn) Casugay, Leslie Casugay, Wayne Casugay, Clyde Casugay, Jeffrey (Leinora) Pascua, Jason Pascua, Jacob (Brenda) Pascua; 8 grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (April 30) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.


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