Archive for July 16th, 2013

Wayne Kiyoshi Afuso

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June 21, 2013
Wayne Kiyoshi Afuso, 59, of Aiea died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Nelson. Private services.

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Hazel Noranett Kalama Bishaw

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June 16, 2013
Hazel Noranett Kalama “Zsazsa” Bishaw, 77, of Waimanalo, a licensed practical nurse for Palolo Chinese Home and a homemaker, died in Kahaluu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Chance K.; daughters Deidre N.K., Rene, Perri K. and Pomaikailani H. Bishaw, and Barbara H.M. “Bobbi” Bishaw-Gramberg; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kaupo Beach, Rabbit Island. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary. com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.

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Frederico F. Caluya

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June 12, 2013
Frederico F. Caluya, 88, of Ewa Beach, an Army veteran who served in the 1st Filipino Infantry Regiment, died in Ewa Beach. He was born on Maui. He is survived by wife Adalina; sons Frederico Jr., Michael and Patrick; daughters Loretta C. “Lori” Gaboya, Elaine C. Tuey, Diane C. Tokunaga and Natalie Caluya; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

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Emma Carpio

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July 12, 2013
Emma Carpio, 76, of Kapaau, Hawaii, an employee at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Island Harvest, died at home. She was born in Sanchez Mira, Cagayan, Philippines. She is survived by husband Casimiro; sons Albert and Jose; daughters Lucila Rositano, Leila Kehoe and Catherine Furukado; sister Felina Llapitan; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. All-night vigil: 4 p.m. Friday at the family residence, 54-367 Union Mill Road, Kapaau. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Hawi. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawi County Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Eugene Y. Chinen

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June 22, 2013
Eugene Y. Chinen, 72, of Waipahu, an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Linda S., son Bruce K. and daughter Audrey A. Private services. Flowers welcome.

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Donovan Kent Cooper

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June 16, 2013
Donovan Kent “Duke” Cooper, 68, of Kahului, family business operator of Helani Gardens Nursery in Hana, Maui, died at home. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Theresa, son Matthew, daughter Sarah, brother Chris, sisters Donna Caimi and Ann Uyehara, and a grandchild. Private services. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.

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Thanh Thuc Do

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July 8, 2013
Thanh Thuc Do, 93, of Pearl City died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Loi Thi Thai; sons Andy Thieu, Hung Thieu, Minh Thieu, Luan Thieu, Loc Thieu and Tom Thieu; daughters Lan Thu and Hue Thu Do, Debbie Do Iwashita and Jackie Do Segawa; 28 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation and services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Annette R.K. Domingo

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July 6, 2013
Annette R.K. Domingo, 64, of Hauula, a hotel kitchen steward at Turtle Bay Resort, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Arnold K. No services.

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Ralph Kozo Ige

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July 10, 2013
Ralph Kozo Ige, 89, of Honolulu, a retired federal government locksmith and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Sueko Violet “Sue,” daughters Faith Lopez and Susanne Talbot, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Saturday.

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Toshio Iha

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May 25, 2013
Toshio Iha, 81, of Wahiawa, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard employee and an Army veteran, died in Nuuanu Hale. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by brothers Yukio and Fumio, and sisters Yoshiko Shimabukuro and Sumiko Konishi. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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TOSHIO IHA

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TOSHIO IHA Age 81, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away May 25, 2013 at Nuuanuh Hale. Born January 15, 1932 in Wahiawa, Hawaii. He was a Machinist. Retired from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. He is survived by brothers, Yukio (Chie) Iha, Fumio Iha; sisters, Yoshiko Shimabukuro, Sumiko (Walter) Konishi. Private services were held. No monetary condolences.

Alice Kapahu

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July 4, 2013
Alice Kapahu, 89, of Hilo, a retired Island Tropical floral packer, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. She is survived by son Joseph, nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Private services.

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Edith Leilani Gilman Kekoolani

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June 30, 2013
Edith Leilani Gilman “Jane” Kekoolani, 83, of Kaimuki, a retired hospitality and travel industry employee, died in Kaimuki. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Aaron, daughters Terri and Tina, sister Luana Gedye and five grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. July 27 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Terry Keola

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May 24, 2013
Terry Keola, 57, of Honolulu, a United Airlines ramp serviceman, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Terri; daughters Chelsey and Ashley; mother Loretta; brothers Willie, Rocco and Eric; and sister Diane. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Celebration of life: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Shana Hatchie Napualani Kieffer

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May 26, 2013
Shana Hatchie Napualani Kieffer, 19, of Mililani will be remembered in services 11 a.m. Friday at Liliuokalani Protestant Church, Haleiwa. She died in Mililani. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by companion Grant K. Brown, son Khayzen K., daughter Kristal N., father John F., mother Kimberlyn U. Hatchie and brother James Daniel Hatchie. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the church. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Peter K. Kumaewa

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June 22, 2013
Peter K. Kumaewa, 39, of Honolulu, a contractor, died. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by companion Honolulu Jennings, sons Terrence and Jonathan, father Terrence, stepmother Charlotte, mother Wachalee Ryan, brother Scott Moniz and sisters Siri Connelly, Katherine Kumaewa and Renee Moniz. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Anne LeBlanc-Erquiza

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June 19, 2013
Anne LeBlanc-Erquiza, 47, of Honolulu, a schoolteacher, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in California. She is survived by husband Jesse Erquiza, mother Ruth Ann LeBlanc, stepmother Gwen LeBlanc, brothers Patrick J. and Paul C., and sister April. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Flowers welcome.

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Hanako Kainoa Louis

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June 26, 2013
Hanako Kainoa Louis, 94, of Pahala, Hawaii, a retired farmer, died on Oahu. She was born in Hilea, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Allen, Ralph, Leroy and Ellsworth; daughter Patricia; brother Hideo Furusho; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church-Pahala. Mass: 11 a.m. Urn committal to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire.

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Laura Kalua Manuel-Arrighi

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July 2, 2013
Laura Kalua Manuel-Arrighi, 52, of Waianae, a retired Catholic Charities of Hawaii employee and former Honolulu City Council secretary for former Councilman John DeSoto, died in Temple, Texas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Paul; sons John”John Boy”Manini Manuel IV and Alfred Manuel; daughters Kuuleialoha”Nina”Provencal and Alisa M. Manuel; mother HannahMahi-Wilson; brothers Thomas, Herbert, Edla “Boy” Jr. and Curtis Wilson, and Chico McNeal; hanai brother Jimmie Brede; and sisters Francine Rosa, Geraldine Mahi-Kalaukoa, Ellen Richards, Michelle Molina, Joan Bright, Dora Nihoa, Leianna Keaweehu, Pomai Mahi, Tirza Otani and Treva Alvis; and five grandchildren. Private services. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date.

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Shizuko Nakama

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June 30, 2013
Shizuko Nakama, 97, of Honolulu, a retired state custodian, died in Island Nursing Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Wallace, Alvin and Wayne; daughters Vivian Loo, Lorraine Ichiyama and Betsy Ito; brothers James, Stanley and Glenn Zukeran; 10 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Janet Toyome Nanbu

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June 1, 2013
Janet Toyome Nanbu, 91, of Mililani died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by sister Betty Taoka and a grandchild. Private services.

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John Lawrence Perreira

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July 5, 2013
John Lawrence Perreira, 68, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a Hawaii Electric Light Co. assistant superintendent and a cattle rancher, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Haina, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Juliet M., son Jonathan, daughter Johnalyn Margheim, brothers Manuel and Dan, and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Sandra Yuriko Poentis

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June 17, 2013
Sandra Yuriko Poentis, 64, of Pearl City, a state clerk typist, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Betsy M. and sister Terry Gabonia. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Ocean scattering of ashes to follow. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Gavino Perez Raniada

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June 18, 2013
Gavino Perez Raniada, 97, of Hilo, a former Puna Sugar Co. crane operator and a Hilo Airport custodian, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Perfecto “Ping,” daughter Lottie Haspe, sisters Maria R. Catriz and Susana “Saning” Payuyo, 11 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Lehua Section. Casual attire. No flowers.

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NASARIO “SARIO” BALTAZAR REMIGO

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NASARIO “SARIO” BALTAZAR REMIGIO Age 90 of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away June 10, 2013 in Aiea. Born October 6, 1922 in Brgy 23, Dungal, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Agcaoili Masonry. He is survived by wife, Felicidad Remigio; son Lolito (Magilyn) Remigio; 3 grand- children. Visitation 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sunday (July 21) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. on Monday (July 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Consuelo Andaya Roldan

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June 29, 2013
Consuelo Andaya Roldan, 92, of Waipahu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Miguel A. and Rodolfo A.; daughters Corazon R. DeVera, Rosie R. Valdez and Nancy R. Gamboa; sister Dolores A. Cabida; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Henry Rique Juan De Pinos Ruttan

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June 10, 2013
Henry Rique Juan De Pinos Ruttan, 71, of Honolulu, a retired Canadian government civil servant and retired Walina Apartments resident manager, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Victoria, British Columbia. He is survived by brother Charles F. Private services.

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Frederick Charles Aiwohi Sr.

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July 4, 2013
Frederick Charles Aiwohi Sr., 53, of Honolulu, a J&J Maintenance carpenter at Tripler and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jamie Lynn; sons Frederick Jr. and Jonah; daughters Brianne Aiwohi-Pokorny and Jesse Aiwohi; parents John Jr. and Lani; brothers Ipo, Anthony “Budge” and John Aiwohi III, and Paul Fukuda; sisters Cissy Bright and Jaydee Aiwohi; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire.

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Ronald V. Manabat Sr.

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July 3, 2013
Ronald V. Manabat Sr., 78, of Mililani, a pipe fitter, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Kapaa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Judith, sons Ronald Jr. and Todd, daughter Teresita Luke, sisters Cecilia and Clara, five grandchildren and four step-grandchildren. Private services.

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Frederick Charles Aiwohi Sr.

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FREDERICK CHARLES AIWOHI SR. 53, of Honolulu, passed away July 4, 2013 in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu. He was a Carpenter for J&J Maintenance at Tripler. Survived by wife, Jamie Lynn Aiwohi; sons, Frederick Aiwohi Jr., Jonah Aiwohi; daughters, Brianne Aiwohi – Pokorny, Jesse Aiwohi; two grandchildren; parents, John Aiwohi Jr. & Lani Aiwohi; brothers, Ipo Aiwohi, Anthony “Budge” Aiwohi, John Aiwohi III, Paul Fukuda; sisters, Cissy Bright, Jaydee Aiwohi; Visitation 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday July 18, 2013 at Star of the Sea Church (4470 Aliikoa Street); Mass 11 a.m.; Private Scattering on Friday; Casual attire.


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