Archive for October 25th, 2013

Jennilind D. Aggasid

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Oct. 13, 2013
Jennilind D. “Jenni” Aggasid, 52, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Gonzaga, Cagayan, Philippines. She is survived by husband Mauricio Jr., daughters Kristian F. Lauronal and Kylene A. Aggasid, parents John and Dolores Domingo, and sisters Joy Calucag, Thelma Arista, Joanne Potter and Jane Davidson. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Aiea. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Dolores Maria Hatico Albeso

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Oct. 7, 2013
Dolores Maria Hatico Albeso, 86, of Wahiawa, a retired Hilton Hawaiian Village employee, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gerald, Albert “Aboot,” Jeffery, Jerome “Domey” and Lawrence “Larry”; daughters Stephanie Almeida, Alicia Amper and Myrna Baccay; brothers Jose and Anthony Hatico; sister Josephine Cua; 27 grandchildren; 66 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Karen T. Asahara

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Oct. 9, 2013
Karen T. Asahara, 72, of Honolulu, a retired executive secretary for the Hawaii State Public Library System, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Fujio Tomita, son Tad Y. Maekawa, daughter Michele M. Chan, brothers Richard and Thomas Kinoshita, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Evelyn Carrier

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Oct. 7, 2013
Evelyn “Eve” Carrier, 95, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Kula, Maui. She is survived by daughters Lynda Carreira and Dorothy Carrier, brothers Frank and David Morreira, three grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waipahu. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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John Vincent Costello

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Oct. 15, 2013
John Vincent Costello, 89, of Kaneohe, an RCA Global Communications supervisor and a Navy veteran who served in World War II and the Korean War, died in Santa Barbara, Calif. He was born in New York. He is survived by sons John, Tom, Jim, Bill and Kevin; sister Joan Johnston; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Kieu The Dang

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Oct. 7, 2013
Kieu The Dang, 91, of Santa Ana, Calif., a homemaker, died in Garden Grove, Calif. She was born in Vietnam. She is survived by sons Trinh Chi Thanh, and Allen and Alvin Cheng; daughters Ka Yen Cheng, Lan Cheng-McArthur, Ka Wei Cheng-Yip, Yuk Ying Cheng-Lau and Yuk Bick Cheng-Benitez; brother Dang Hong Xuan; 17 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Peter Harding Dillingham

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Sept. 12, 2013
Peter Harding Dillingham, 92, of Kailua-Kona, a retired investment manager and Hawaiian steel guitarist for Gabby Pahinui, Elmer Lee and Sol Bright, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Pamela; sons Harold Dillingham, Martin Colbert, Fred Johnson and Matt Loper; daughters Leslie Freyberg and Jennifer Loper; and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Hiroshi Fukumura

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Oct. 12, 2013
Hiroshi Fukumura, 87, of Honolulu, owner of Fukumura Investment, died in Pearl City. He was born in Tokyo. He is survived by daughter Chizuko, sister Yoshie Fujitsu and a grandchild. Private services.

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William John Haena

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Oct. 14, 2013
William John “Pikinini” Haena, 70, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a Hawaii County lifeguard and a private swim coach, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughters Stephanie Petras, Maryelese Haena-Valencia and Julianne Chavez; brother Napoleon; sister Rosemary Dwight; and seven grandchildren. Services to be held. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.

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Blaine Thomas Kahele

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Oct. 13, 2013
Blaine Thomas Kahele, 51, of Hauula died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Tracey; sons Robert, Jonathan, Thomas, Iokepa and Stephen; mother Helen; brothers Abraham, Melvin, Michael, Timmy, Brian, Mark and Larry; sisters Iwa, Annette and Marlene; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Nov. 1 at Hauula Congregational Church. Services: noon. Cremation to follow. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Nov. 2 at Punaluu Beach Park. Scattering of ashes to follow. Online condolences: woolseymortuary.com.

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JOSEPH AYALA LOPES

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10-25 JOSEPH AYALA LOPES b&wJOSEPH AYALA LOPES Age 91, of Pearl City, passed away Sept 30, 2013. He was born on February 10, 1922, in North Kona, HI. He retired after 30 years with Pearl Harbor Public Works and 12 years at the Oahu Country Club. He is survived by wife, Gladys M. Chang-Lopes; children, Roger Lopes-James, Mearl Cooper, Darlene (Charlie) Stansell, Janice Akau (Dan Kaawa), Masie Lopes and Naomi Chang-Damon; 17 grand- children, 34 great-grand- children and 2 great-great- granddaughters. Celebration of life service 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 1, 2013 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; visitation to begin at 9:30 a.m. with Committal service 1 p.m. at the Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: www. hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

Joseph Ayala Lopes

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Sept. 30, 2013
Joseph Ayala Lopes, 91, of Pearl City, a retired air conditioning and refrigeration mechanic for the Navy Public Works Center Pearl Harbor and Oahu Country Club, and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Holualoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Gladys M. Chang-Lopes; son Roger L. James; daughters Mearl “Vernie” Cooper, Darlene “Dee” Stansell, Janice Akau, Masie Lopes and Naomi Chang-Damon; brother Albert Cortes; sister Adeline Sanchez-Baird; 17 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Nov. 1 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Gary Alan Moratz

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Oct. 5, 2013
Gary Alan Moratz, 47, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by fiancee Amber Jones, father Ralph and sisters Ruth Moratz and Robin Barker. Services in West Hills, Calif. Donations suggested to any turtle sanctuary organization.

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TSURUKO NAGUWA

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TSURUKO NAGUWA Age 91, of Aiea, HI, passed away September 26, 2013 in Kapolei. Born March 29, 1922 in Honolulu, HI. She is survived by daughter, Gail A. (Gary) Kagawa; sons, Roy T. Naguwa, Bruce I. (Shari) Naguwa; 5 grand- children; 4 great-grandchildren; brothers, Frederick Onosaki, Richard Onosaki, Jerry Onosaki; sisters, Judy Yanagihashi, Alice Arakaki, Lily Gilman. Private Services were held.

James Yutaka Nakatsuka

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Oct. 12, 2013
James Yutaka Nakatsuka, 95, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Hanalei, Kauai. He is survived by sons Neal M., Ralph Y. and Calvin S.; sister Leslie Miyashiro; and five grandchildren. Visitation: noon Nov. 16 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Florentina Silvestre Navarro

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Oct. 1, 2013
Florentina Silvestre Navarro, 63, of Ewa Beach, a teachers assistant for The Arc in Hawaii, Pearl City, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in San Jose, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by husband Ely A.; sons Eli Kristofer S. and Don S.; daughter Kathrina S.; brothers Manuel, Fernando, Alex, Joey and Mike Silvestre; sisters Zenaida Marata, Rosario Odulio, Angelina Garin, Carmen Ibarra and Madie Chan; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ewa Beach. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Kenneth Lee Oglesby

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Oct. 2, 2013
Kenneth Lee Oglesby, 47, of Kaneohe, a gas station attendant, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Santa Clara, Calif. He is survived by brothers Joseph. Steven, Andrew and Randall Baldauf, and Richard Oglesby; and sisters Leilani Baldauf, Elizabeth Trevino, Cheryl Oglesby and Yvonne Gutierrez. Services: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Casual attire.

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Renato Oboza Ortillo

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Oct. 18, 2013
Renato Oboza Ortillo, 79, of Pearl City, a Navy retiree, died at home. He was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Aurelia; daughters Jennifer Scott, Melanie Soquena and Audrey Valvekens; brother Fernando Jr.; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.

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Trendon Roy Roby

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Oct. 18, 2013
Trendon Roy Roby, 16, of Honolulu died in Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. He was born in Kolonia, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. He is survived by parents Kasper Roby and Erlina Edward, brothers Ethan and Brandon, and sister Marlyn. Visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.

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Shinkichi Shimabukuro

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Sept. 23, 2013
Shinkichi Shimabukuro, 88, of Kapolei, a retired state Department of Education administrator and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Kapolei. He was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Betty Z., sons Terry and Randy, daughter Betty Perez, brother Shinsuke, sister Kikumi Goshi and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Sayoko Nanpei Sigrah

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Oct. 18, 2013
Sayoko Nanpei Sigrah, 68, of Wailuku, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Rohnkitti, Kitti, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. She is survived by husband Frealing; sons Revo and Stuart; daughters Lilly Rose Nesheim, Nora Anson, and Leura, Jolynn and Rose Sigrah; sister Judy Sohl; 23 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 4:30 p.m. today at Iao Congregational Church. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.

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Justin Elmer Smith

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Sept. 15, 2013
Justin Elmer Smith, 38, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a construction laborer, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Portland, Ore. He is survived by companion Ayzsha Nakapalau; parents Larry Smith and Judy Cook; brothers Clinton Smith, and Charles, Nathan and Dylan Cook; and grandparents Raymond and Lillie Simpson. Private services.

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Alexander Leong Sr.

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Oct. 14, 2013
Alexander “Alex” Leong Sr., 49, of Waianae, an employee of Ameron Hawaii, Sand Island, died in Kahuku. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elaine S., son Alexander “Junior Boy” Jr., daughters Kanani and Kau‘i, parents Clinton C. Sr. and Eiko, and brothers Eric, Clinton C. Jr. and Ellis. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Doris Hideyo Takatsuka

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Oct. 3, 2013
Doris Hideyo Takatsuka, 89, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Lois T. Inouye, brother Edwin Yoshimura, sister Dorothy Yamaguchi, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Stella Lindsey Thompson

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Oct. 18, 2013
Stella Lindsey Thompson of Kaneohe, a retired physical therapist with Castle Medical Center, died in Honolulu. She was born in Puuwaawaa Ranch, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Carroll Ray; son Ray; daughters Haunani Kindell, Kathleen Hewlen, and Silvana and Kelly Thompson; sisters Ernestine Jiminez and Helen Roman; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe, 45-150 Waikalua Road. Services: 11:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Yoshiko Toyofuku

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Oct. 9, 2013
Yoshiko Toyofuku, 88, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Tokyo. She is survived by sons Pat H. and Alan M., daughter Nora T. Nii, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Gilbert Webster Wiggins

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Oct. 15, 2013
Gilbert Webster Wiggins, 71, of Hilo, a pawnbroker, a veteran of the Army and Air Force who served during the Vietnam War, and a recipient of the Purple Heart and three Bronze Stars, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Newport News, Va. He is survived by nephew James Ross. No services. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.

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Herbert Morio Yagi

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Oct. 12, 2013
Herbert Morio Yagi, 82, of Aiea, a retired federal government auditor and an Air Force veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Toshiko, daughters Jennifer M. Yamauchi and Celeste C. Yagi, brothers Stanley and Richard, sister Jean Tamashiro and six grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Clementine Mokihana Lum Ho Yancey

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Sept. 21, 2013
Clementine Mokihana Lum Ho “Moki” Yancey, 86, of Honolulu, a homemaker and former Hawaiian Airlines DC-3 stewardess, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Kahului. She is survived by sons Don K., Wayne K. and Clifford K.; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 3 p.m. Nov. 2 at St. Clement’s Episcopal Church, Honolulu. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice or St. Clement’s Episcopal Church.

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