Archive for October 28th, 2013

Raymond Wilbur Dedman

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Oct. 14, 2013
Raymond Wilbur “Fish” Dedman, 64, of Pahala, Hawaii, a former high school football coach, died in Ka’u Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Shanell Leilani, mother Pele Hanoa, brothers Palikapu Dedman and Pernell Hanoa, and sisters Georgia Dods and Elsa Dedman. Private services.

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Martin Kalei Fronda

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Oct. 16, 2013
Martin Kalei Fronda, 74, of Nanakuli, a retired Kamehameha Schools recreational facilities assistant, retired GTE Hawaiian Telephone employee, Honolulu Police Department officer and Navy veteran, died in Sun City, Calif. He was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Julita; son Kalani; stepsons Mercury, Sunny, Roger and Ronald M.; daughters Pikake Vetere and Gaylyn England; stepdaughters Luvy B. and Jeanne F.; brothers Rizal, Kia and Ernest; sisters Emily Choy Foo, Marie Simeona, Eileen Jurado, Gloria Muraki and Maile Baird; and seven grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Bishop Memorial Chapel of Kamehameha Schools. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Yoshie Fujikawa

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Oct. 4, 2013
Yoshie Fujikawa, 96, of Aiea, a homemaker, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by son Francis Fujikawa, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Richard R. Hebert

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Sept. 16, 2013
Richard R. Hebert, 60, of Wai-anae, a maintenance worker for Miramar at Waikiki and Yacht Harbor Towers, died in Waianae. He was born in Maine. He is survived by brother Roland, sister Janet Locke and caregiver Elena Bernabe. Services held.

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Hiroshi Higashionna

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Oct. 18, 2013
Hiroshi Higashionna, 67, of Honolulu, an Armstrong Produce employee and an Army veteran, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Okinawa. He is survived by wife Mi Soon; son Jason; daughters Irene Uyeda and Kim Miyashiro; brothers George, Gary and Nathan; sisters Faith Yoshinaga and Charlene Higashionna; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Masahiro Imai

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Sept. 22, 2013
Masahiro Imai, 86, of Hono-lulu, a retired Honolulu Gas Co. senior meter reader, died in Hale Ho Aloha. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty E., son Steven K., daughter Cheryl H. Lum, brother Ted T., sister Emiko and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Linda Wang Jim

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10-28 569343  Linda Jim IN MEMORIAMLINDA WANG JIM HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Words cannot describe how much we miss you, your daughter, Shasha and I On your special day, I dedicate these romantic songs to you. “My One And Only Love”, sung by Sting “There Will Never Be Another You”, by Frank Sinatra “Unforgettable” by Nat King Cole Hope you enjoy these. Rest easy until we meet again. Love Always, Henry

Alicia Tomiko Kim

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Oct. 4, 2013
Alicia Tomiko Kim, 42, of Pearl City, a Palisades Elementary School tutor, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by father Clyde Inn Sook, brother Russell and sister Laurie Ann Tabadero. Visitation: noon Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m.

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Kikuye Shiraki Kohashi

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Oct. 20, 2013
Kikuye Shiraki Kohashi, 84, of Hilo, a retired extension home economist, 4-H agent for the University of Hawaii at Manoa and former home economics teacher, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Kona. She is survived by husband Wataru, sons Andrew and Owen, daughters Lois Kohashi-Sinclair and Julia Zee, brother Iwao Shiraki, sisters Nobuko Toyama and Kimiyo Marutani, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Holy Apostles, 1407 Kapiolani St. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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April Leimomi Nishimura

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Oct. 20, 2013
April Leimomi Nishimura, 70, of Honolulu died in the Care Center of Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Thomas; sons Wayne and Kevin; daughters Kim and Carolyn Nishimura, and Sherrie Clements; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Mary Ann Patterson

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Oct. 10, 2013
Mary Ann “Daisy” Patterson, 89, of Hauula, a Marine Corps veteran who served in World War II and a Williams Mortuary grief counselor, died in Pohai Nani. She was born in Belleville, Ill. She is survived by sons Jim and Rod. Inurnment: 8:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Rollin Nenam Delos Santos

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Sept. 28, 2013
Rollin Nenam Delos Santos, 44, of Waianae died in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in the Marshall Islands. She is survived by son Ernest; brothers Hilton and Jeffery Nenam; sisters Ovellia Esrom, Rollia Lucas and Charity and Jurat Nenam; and a grandchild. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary chapel. Services: 3 p.m. Cremation to follow.

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Ethel Yasuno Shinshiro

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Oct. 10, 2013
Ethel Yasuno Shinshiro, 89, of Honolulu died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Gail Hayashi and three grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Casual attire.

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Eunice Chieko Shiratori

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Sept. 23, 2013
Eunice Chieko Shiratori, 82, of Pearl City, a retired Finance Factors secretary and Island Eye Center employee, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Wallace N., son Michael N., daughters Jeanne E. Sasaki and Laurie Y. Shiratori, brother Earl E. Teruya, sisters Nancy O. Okuma and Patsy T. Nakama, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Aloha attire.

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John Martin Sr.

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Oct. 9, 2013
John “Johnny” Martin Sr., 89, of Mililani, a retired city mason, Consolidated Theatres employee at Varsity and Kuhio theaters and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Ka Punawai Ola. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Esther “Kuulei,” son John “Johnny,” daughter Sandra L. Martin Badiny, sister Dolores Cummings and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment to be held at a later date. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Louis R. Tascott

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Oct. 22, 2013
Louis R. Tascott, 84, of Kailua, a retired EcoLab International employee and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in L’Anse, Mich. He is survived by wife Helena K., son Bret, daughter Dawn Gaskin and sister Muriel Hanson. Private services.

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Jane Tomoe Tokunaga

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Oct. 5, 2013
Jane Tomoe Tokunaga, 91, of Honolulu, a U.S. immigration assistant district director, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Paul S., sons Steven and Guy, brother Jack N. Tanabe, sister Amy M. Sato, three grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Private services.

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