Archive for November 11th, 2013

Bencrosle Gasmen Camero

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Oct. 17, 2013
Bencrosle Gasmen Camero, 42, of Hilo, a Power Engineers draftsman, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Bencrosle, daughter Brooke and sister Cherlie Camero-Gushiken. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Celebration of life:11 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park in Hilo. Casual attire.

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Elpidio Adviento Cardenas

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Nov. 2, 2013
Elpidio Adviento Cardenas, 90, of Puhi, Kauai, a retired heavy equipment mechanic for Grove Farm, Lihue Plantation and Rego Trucking, died in Garden Isle Healthcare. He was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Ellen A.; sons Elpidio B. “Tony,”William B., Roland B. and James A.; daughter Edie B. Bonilla; and six grandchildren. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Nov. 20 at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass:10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Franklin Delano Carlson

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Sept. 26, 2013
Franklin Delano Carlson, 79, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired postal worker and retired Air Force technical sergeant and Vietnam War veteran, died at home.He was born in Sacramento, Calif. He is survived by son Carl A.; hanai sonSteven Martin; daughters Rena M., Sherry A. and Jennifer M.; brothers Alfred, Robert and Milton; sister Eileen Winn; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. No local services planned.

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Mabel Agnes Cornwell

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11-11 569110  Mabel CornwellMABEL AGNES CORNWELL Of Honolulu passed away at her home on October 13, 2013 at the age of 98. She was born on January 14, 1915 and graduated from Sacred Hearts Academy, Class of 1933. Mom retired from the Hilton Hawaiian Village Hotel as a housekeeper after 30 years. She was a member of the Pioneer Club, Japanese Culture Club at the Lanakila Center, Local 5, UPW, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and a longtime member of Hale O’ Na Alii Hawaiian Civic Club. She was preceded in death by her husband James L. Cornwell Jr. and her son Clayton Cornwell. She is survived by daughter, Juanita “Sweetheart” Enos; sons, James L. “Kimo” Cornwell III (Debbie) and Alvin “Al” Cornwell; 9 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren Her services will be held on Thursday November 14, 2013 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; visitation will begin at 9:00a.m.; services at 11:00a.m.; burial 1:00p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire.

JUAN JACINTO CORPUZ

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JUAN JACINTO CORPUZ Age 93, of Waipahu, HI, passed away September 23, 2013 in Aiea. Born July 28, 1920 in Solsona, Philippines. He is survived by daughters, Sianing Corpuz Coloma, Liz Corpuz Delfico; 2nd wife, Erlinda Corpuz; sisters, Cornelia Maruquin, Lina Hidalgo; brother, Tony Alcaraz; 8 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; nephews & nieces. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (Nov. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 6:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Ake Anders Densert

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Nov. 4, 2013
Ake Anders Densert, 45, of Kailua, an energy consultant, died at home. He was born in Sweden. He is survived by wife Ruchira S., son Alexander R., daughter Priya S., parents Ova and Agneta, and sister Anna. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Wednesday at Windward United Church of Christ, Kailua. Casual attire. No flowers. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Humane Society. For more information and online condolences, visit leewardfuneralhome.com.

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Adolph Duldulao

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Oct. 6, 2013
Adolph Duldulao, also known as “Duffy”and “Nug,” 70, of Honokaa, Hawaii, an AMPElectric electrician and former owner of Steve’s Electric, died at home.He was born in Kukuihaele, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Debbie; sons Duffy “Duffy Boy,” Chad and Tobey; daughter Molani “Tita”; brothers Wilfred and Clerman; sisters Rebecca “Becky”Tomas, Bernice Berdon, Katherine “Katie”Fujioka, Sally Kanekoa-Kim and Charlotte Rodrigues; and seven grandchildren. Visitation:11 a.m. Saturday at Kukuihaele Park. Celebration of life: noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Annie Siariz Gomez Goroza

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Oct. 18, 2013
Annie Siariz Gomez “Auntie Annie”Goroza, 65, of Pearl City, a Kaneohe Marine Base Commissary employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Alejandria L. “Alex”; son Matthew “Makaio”; daughters Christine “Tina” andAlejandria “Xan” Goroza and Jasmine “Jazz” Rice; mother Evelyn Gomez; brother John Gomez; sisters Frances Sapla, Carolyn Goroza and Tarrah Rodriguez; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:11:30 a.m. Burial:12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Sibyl Nyborg Heide

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Nov. 4, 2013
Sibyl Nyborg Heide, 99, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Alberta, Canada. She is survived by sons H. John, Keith A. and Ralph K.; daughter Signe K.H. Emmerich; and two grandchildren. Services:5 p.m. Thursday at Spalding House. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to University of Hawaii Foundation, Girl Scouts of Hawaii and Honolulu Museum of Art.

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Clarence Albert Gillia Jr.

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Oct. 26, 2013
Clarence Albert Gillia Jr., 57, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Tiana and Brittany, and brothers Glen, Gregg and Wayne. Celebration of life:10 a.m. Wednesday at Magic Island.

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GEORGE C.C. KUO

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GEORGE C.C. KUO 92 of Honolulu, Hawaii died on October 30, 2013 at his residence. Born November 17, 1920. George was a retired Mechnical Engineer from the Dole Pineapple Plantation and Alfred Yee Associates. Survived by wife: Thelma; son: George “Keoki” (Leialoha Leung); Grandchildren Alex and Jasmine Fong; nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday, November 14, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Funeral Service to begin at 12:30 p.m. Graveside Services to follow at 2:15 PM Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.

Margaret Keola Kupo

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Nov. 1, 2013
Margaret Keola Kupo, 87, of Kaneohe, a retired driver for Tomasa School Bus Co., died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Harvey W., James, R. and William H.R. Frost and Alfred Kupo Jr.; sister Gloria Chapman-Bond; 19 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Samuel Labra

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Oct. 30, 2013
Samuel Labra, 79, of Kahuku, a Kahuku Plantation crane operator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by son Samuel S.; daughter Desiree Heder; brothers Richard, Clifford, Dennis and Jeffrey; sisters Vivian Merendino, Renae L. Warren and Allyson Labra; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date.

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Thomas S. Maruya

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Oct. 17, 2013
Thomas S. Maruya, 68, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jayne, sons Brian and Daniel, mother Helen and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Mark Edward McKenzie

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Oct. 4, 2013
Mark Edward McKenzie, 54, of Waipahu, an Air Force retiree, died in Waipahu. He was born in Pinehurst, N.C. He is survived by brother David. Graveside services:3 p.m. Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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James Akira Nakamoto

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Oct. 9, 2013
James Akira Nakamoto, 81, of Honolulu, a retired McKinley High School teacher, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sister Alice T. Sato and caregivers Cheryl and Glenn Sato. Private services. Celebration of life to be held at a later date.

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LORRAINE H.K. PANG

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11-11 LORRAINE H.K. PANGLORRAINE H.K. PANG Age 86, of Honolulu, passed away on October 25, 2013 at home. She was born in Guangzhou (formerly Canton) China. She emigrated to Honolulu by boat, along with her sister, Margie and mother when she was 11 years old, joining her father and brother, Norman (deceased) already living and working in Honolulu. She graduated from Farrington High School and began her long and industrious career as a devoted Local 5 union employee at the Hala Terrace (Kahala Hilton Hotel), and previously, House Without A Key (Halekulani Hotel). She is survived by her son, Gary (Ann) Pang; daughter, Coleen (Alric) Pang-Yamane; 3 granddaughters, Jaeda (Dion) Antonio, Jeanine (Ryan) Pang- Rubianes & Julia Pang; brother, Sanford (Rose) Kam; sister, Margie Lee; and Daisy, her faithful dog. Visitation from 9:00 am on Friday, November 15, 2013 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service at 10:00 am. Committal service and burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park at 1:00 pm. Casual Attire. Contributions received will be donated to Hospice Hawaii in memory of Lorraine H.K.Pang.

Henry Alameda Sr.

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Oct. 21, 2013
Henry “Sonny” Alameda Sr., 84, of Ahualoa, Hawaii, a retired road construction foreman for the County of Hawaii Public Works Highway Maintenance Division, died at home. He was born in Ahualoa. He is survived by wife Dianna; sons Henry Jr., Elton J. and Brock A.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at New Beginnings Assembly of God in Waimea, Holomua Center. Celebration of life:10 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.

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William Nakapaahu Enos Sr.

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Nov. 2, 2013
William Nakapaahu Enos Sr., also known as “Big Boy,”82, of Kaneohe, a retired state Department of Transportation worker and retired Army veteran who served in Korea and the Vietnam War, died at home.He was born in Koolauloa, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Russell and Donald Enos and Jon Wong; daughters Winona Ramolete and Emela Russell; sisters Joy Prescott-Soh, Gladys Pualoa-Ahuna, Merren “Jojo” Au and Gloria “Lover” Wong; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Friday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie First Ward Chapel. Services:noon. Burial: 2 p.m. atHauula Cemetery. Online condolences:www.leeward-funeralhome.com.

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Ed Kalani Foo Sum

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Nov. 4, 2013
Ed Kalani Foo Sum, 37, of Pukalani, Maui, died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by mother Elaine. Private services. Online condolences:www.ballardfamilymortuaries. com.

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KENNETH TSUTOSHI UMETSU

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KENNETH TSUTOSHI UMETSU October 25, 2013 KENNETH TSUTOSHI UMETSU, age 88, of Pearl City, passed away at the Queen’s Medical Center. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was retired from Motor Supply Ltd. He was born in Keahua, Maui. He is survived by wife, Masae O.; son, Douglas A. (Debra); daughter, Susan E. (David Shell); brother, Yoshio, and sisters, Wakako “Betty” Fujita and Janet (William) Higa. Visitation: 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 16 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Celebration of Life Service at 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Private interment at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

Carol K. Ushijima

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Nov. 6, 2013
Carol K. Ushijima, 75, of Honolulu, a retired accountant and jewelry salesperson, died in Honolulu. She was born in Naalehu, Hawaii. She is survived by brother Horace Ushijima, sisters Pearl Heim and Blanche Daniels, and hanai son Ronald K. Raugi. Inurnment to be held in California.

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Gary M. Yamachika

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Oct. 29, 2013
Gary M. Yamachika, 69, of Mililani, a retired federal government electrical engineer, died in Mililani. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Lois, son Aaron, daughter Traci Hanlon, brother Roy, sister Irene Reyla and four grandchildren. Private services.

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