Archive for July 4th, 2013

Yuriko Kuba Awa

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May 26, 2013
Yuriko Kuba Awa, 94, of Aiea, a fieldworker, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Haiku, Maui. She is survived by son Ronald; daughters Ella Fryberger, Carolyn Fukui, Myrna Bedford and Debbie Awa-Williams; brother Roy Kuba; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Private services.

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Analu Leia Kawika Baniaga-Nay

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June 15, 2013
Analu Leia Kawika Baniaga-Nay, infant son of Seth Nay and Shelveen Baniaga of Waipahu, died in Kapiolani Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by half brother Seth Nay Jr.; half sisters Kimberly and Joan Nay; grandparents Richard and Linda Barnes, and Benjamin and Susanna Baniaga; and great-grandparents Paul and Joan Nay, and Lourdes Lucas. Private services.

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Billie Jean Barnes

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June 25, 2013
Billie Jean Barnes, 89, of Lihue died. She was born in Cleveland, Texas. She is survived by son Jim, daughter Dana Scarborough, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Clyde T. Barts and Margaret Barts

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Always in our thoughts and prayers CLYDE T. BARTS May 18, 1927 – March 1, 2006 MARGARET BARTS July 4, 1929 – June 12, 2003

Kahea Nawailohi Cacoulidis

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June 23, 2013
Kahea Nawailohi “Uncle Tata” Cacoulidis, 21, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a chef at Korner Pocket Bar and Grill in Kealakekua and prep person at Taco Del Mar, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by father Shannon; mother Terry Cunningham; stepmother Jodie; brothers Keone Santos and Kelsan Cacoulidis; sisters Keli Reny and Latasha and Brittany Harrison; hanai sister Mahina Akiona; and grandparents Loretta Cacoulidis and Michael Okunami, and Jimmy and Penny Cacoulidis. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at New Hope Chapel, Waimea, Hawaii. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Additional information for an obituary published Wednesday.

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Felix Castro Eleccion

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FELIX CASTRO ELECCION Age 88 of Waipahu, Hawaii passed away June 3, 2013 in Waipahu, Hawaii. Born March 23, 1925 in Barrio Ansad, San Esteban Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Retired from Ono Construction Company as a mason. He is survived by wife, Salome “Mameng” Eleccion; son, Bobby (Marilynn); daughters, Tricia, Theda (Gordon), Edwina (John), Alyson (Wayne), Geneve (Richard); 11 grandchildren; sisters, Olympia Elaydo, Citas (Celes) Eala; brothers, Macario (Linda) Eleccion, Manolo (Candida) Eleccion. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (July 9) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m.; Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Tracy Allyn Gushiken

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June 22, 2013
Tracy Allyn Gushiken, 49, of Waipahu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Matthew S. and parents Allen and Sue Miyahara. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Harold Masao Hashiro

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June 20, 2013
Harold Masao “Hal” Hashiro, 75, of Honolulu, a former vice president at The Gas Co., died in Honolulu. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Doris H., son Guy, daughters Ida Hashiro and Susan Kadokawa, brothers Robert and Roy, sister Shirley Yamakawa and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Honolulu Country Club, 1690 Ala Puumalu St. Celebration of life: 11:30 a.m. Additional celebration of life: 11:30 a.m. Aug. 3 at the Dunes at Maui Lani Golf Course. Aloha attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Kaichi Igawa

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June 14, 2013
Kaichi Igawa, 91, of Honolulu, a U.S. Postal Service retiree, an Army veteran who served in World War II and Purple Heart recipient, died in Aiea. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by brother Jiyuki. Private services.

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John Louis De Ponce III

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July 1, 2013
John Louis De Ponce III, 78, of Volcano, Hawaii, a freelance artist, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Santa Barbara, Calif. Services and celebration of life to be held at a later date.

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Setsuyo Katada Imaino

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June 12, 2013
Setsuyo Katada Imaino, 80, of Kaneohe, a retired state secretary, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Robert, sons Clyde and Craig, daughter Lynette Newman, brother Naoto Katada, sister Akiyo Tani and four grandchildren. Private services.

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John Clyde Johnson

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June 29, 2013
John Clyde “J.C.” Johnson, 84, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a retired dock operator at Petrospect, farmer and handyman, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Garber, Okla. He is survived by wife Ellen H., sons Mark and David, daughter Margaret Anne, sister Virginia Bracken and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hilo United Methodist Church, 374 Waianuenue Ave. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Potluck to follow. Aloha attire.

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Angel Nobuo Kano

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June 21, 2013
Angel Nobuo Kano, 87, of Aiea, an Air Force civil service employee and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born on Maui. He is survived by son Dean, sister Irene and two grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorial-parkmortuary.com.

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Dudie Ono Kaohi

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June 21, 2013
Dudie Ono Kaohi, 92, of Kalaheo, Kauai, an Army veteran who served in World War II and a retired Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. foreman, died at home. He was born in Hanapepe, Kauai. He is survived by sons Wayne and David; daughter Debra; caregivers Larry and Valerie Freitas; brothers Clarence and Ronald; sisters Mercedes Ching, Betty Kaleohano and Arlene Naholoholo; five grandchildren; a hanai grandchild; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hanapepe Hawaiian Congregational Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Iokepa Helemano Keliikuli

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June 9, 2013
Iokepa Helemano Keliikuli, 30, of Waianae died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father William; mother Grace; brothers Vincent and William; and sisters Ana and Merri Keliikuli, Violet Pratt, Kealoha Barroga and Leilani Gomes. Private services.

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Misao A. Kim

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June 25, 2013
Misao A. Kim, 88, of Honolulu, formerly of Maui, a retired Iao Intermediate School teacher’s aide, died at home. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by sons Sterling J., Eric A., Elson G., Jason and Emery L.; sister Sally S. Takahashi; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11 a.m. Graveside services: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary. com.

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Dinah Wong Lee

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June 24, 2013
Dinah Wong Lee, 90, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Health statistical clerk, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Johnna del Castillo, Gail Tuthill and Susan St. John; and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Harris Y.S. Lum

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June 15, 2013
Harris Y.S. Lum, 89, of Kaneohe, a Hawaii Stevedores Inc. accountant and manager and an Air Force veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Sidney, Neil “Shorty” and Nathan “Nate” Lum, and Mike Cahill; brothers Edwin Yau Hook, Melvin Yau On and Alvin Yau Look; sisters Florence Mew Ung, Grace Mew Lung, Mildred Mew Heong and Mary Mew On; 18 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. July 11 at the cemetery.

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Ralph Hidekazu Maeda

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June 8, 2013
Ralph Hidekazu Maeda, 90, of Kaneohe, formerly of Hawaii Kai, a businessman and owner of Ralph H. Maeda Realty, died in Kailua. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Akiye, sons Lester and Dean, daughters Cheryl Maeda and Desiree Pollak, and six grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Donald Ernest Miles

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June 22, 2013
Donald Ernest Miles, 66, of Kailua, retired chief executive officer at Windward Federal Credit Union, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jane, son Sean, daughter Jenefer and brother Melvin. No services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Frank Yoshio Mitsumori

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June 18, 2013
Frank Yoshio Mitsumori, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Kyo-ya Restaurant manager and an Army veteran, died in Leahi Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers George and Richard, and sister Jeanne Takasaki. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Tadashi Morisada

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June 21, 2013
Tadashi Morisada, 96, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed laundry chemical supplies manufacturer, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by sons Dennis F. and Roy H. Private services.

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Yoshito Charles Oshita

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June 20, 2013
Yoshito Charles Oshita, 89, of Honolulu, a retired office equipment repairman for the U.S. Navy on Guam and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in The Plaza at Moanalua. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by brother Shigeru and sister Doris Kamihara. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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Setsuko Shimazu

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June 26, 2013
Setsuko Shimazu, 85, of Hilo, a retired Hilo Medical Center nurse’s aide, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Sandra and Sybil, and sisters Sumio Ikeda and Elsie Mochizuki. Visitation: 1 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire.

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Sadako Sugimoto

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June 16, 2013
Sadako Sugimoto, 91, of Honolulu, retired owner of Kentom Inc., died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Clayton and Alan, daughter Carolyn Rogozen, sister Mary Umehara and four grandchildren. Private services.

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JEAN HOW SUGITA

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JEAN HOW SUGITA Age 75 of Waipahu, Hawaii passed away May 21, 2013 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Born January 14, 1938 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is survived by husband, Ernest Yoshio Sugita; daughter, Catherine Costello; sons, Brian Sugita, Alan (July) Sugita, Dale (Fern) Sugita; brothers, Ronald (Laura) Sanches, Vernon (Danielle) Sanches; sisters, Sylvia Lum, Geraldine (Robert) Graham; 4 grandchildren; numerous step siblings of the Lum Family. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Saturday (July6) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Prayer Service 11:00 a.m., Burial 2:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Jean How Sugita

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May 21, 2013
Jean How Sugita, 75, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ernest Y.; sons Brian, Alan and Dale; daughter Catherine Costello; brothers Ronald and Vernon Sanches; sisters Sylvia Lum and Geraldine Graham; numerous stepbrothers and stepsisters; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Lillian Tsuyako Takauye

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June 7, 2013
Lillian Tsuyako Takauye, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii State Teachers Association secretary, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by sons Karl M. and Eugene T., brother Tokio Okami and sisters Itsuko Ono, Yaeko Sato and Emiko Tokairin. Private services.

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Helen Frances Washburn

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June 22, 2013
Helen Frances Washburn, 88, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Henry Jr., daughters Mabel Moore and Sandy Sprauser, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Dee Matsue Yamaguchi

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June 26, 2013
Dee Matsue Yamaguchi, 52, of Waimea, Hawaii, died at home. She was born in Waimea. She is survived by mother Alice K. and brother Craig K. Private services.

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