Archive for November 21st, 2013

George Herman Abrams

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Nov. 7, 2013
George Herman Abrams, also known as “Micky” and “Keoki,” 78, of Honolulu, an Elks Club front desk employee and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kenneth. Private services.

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Ikuko Sakurada Babb

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Nov. 3, 2013
Ikuko Sakurada Babb, 82, of Mililani died in Aiea. She was born in Sapporo, Japan. She is survived by husband Euwell G., son Euwell K., brother Kazutami Mitani and sister Hiroko Matsui. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Committal services: 8:30 a.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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ANDRES GANITANO BALI

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ANDRES GANITANO BALI Age 82, of Aiea, HI, passed away October 29, 2013 in Las Vegas. Born September 12, 1931 in Barrio 20 Golgol, Sarrat Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Hawaiian Dredging and Pacific Construction. Member of Local Carpenter Union Local 745. He is survived by wife, Filomina “Lomin” Bali; daughter, Arlene Bali; son, Arnold (Uthai) Bali; 2 grandchildren; brother, Justo Bali. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Tuesday (Nov. 26) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:00 a.m. Wednesday (Nov. 27) at St Elizabeth Catholic Church; (99-312 Moanalua Rd., Aiea) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Julia C. Calizo

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Oct. 27, 2013
Julia C. “Rose” Calizo, 81, of Waipahu died in Wahiawa. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by husband Romulo A. “Rolly”; sons Dionisio C., Harry C. and Walter C.; daughters Beverly C. Calizo-Aguito and Rodelyn C. Calizo-Jara; sisters Filomena C. Redor and Esperanza C. Ibarra; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Giovannina Carnevale

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Nov. 15, 2013
Giovannina “JoAnn” Carnevale, 78, of Pukalani, Maui, a homemaker and former cashier at Woolworth’s in Maui Mall, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Kansas City, Mo. She is survived by son Americo “Ben” Jr.; daughters Linda R. and Andrea J.; sisters Marie Bassham, Angeline Marshall and Jan Hankel; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Friday at Door of Faith Church, Wailuku. Services: 5 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Monday at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Miriam Kealohakupuna Desha Dowson

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Nov. 15, 2013
Miriam Kealohakupuna Desha Dowson, 92, of Honolulu, a retired court reporter, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by stepson Greg, stepdaughters Kapono Dowson Ryan and Lucille Dowson, and three stepgrandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Apolonia Dugay

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Nov. 12, 2013
Apolonia Dugay, 93, of Lanai City died at home. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by son Josefino Gervacio; daughters Esmenia Gervacio and Erlinda Elos Santos; stepsons Jaime, Pedro and Manning; stepdaughters Agustina and Sinaida Pascua; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. today at Sacred Hearts Church. Burial to follow at Lanai Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Winston Kaulana Sam Fong

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Nov. 13, 2013
Winston Kaulana Sam Fong, 74, of St. George, Utah, died in St. George. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Wyoma; sons Kip, Duke and Wylder; daughters Cherie’ Ho’opi’i, Ilona Robison and Ilima Sam Fong; a brother; three sisters; and 10 grandchildren. Services to be held in St. George. Online condolences: spilsburymortuary.com.

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Mary Hiroko Gushiken

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Nov. 5, 2013
Mary Hiroko Gushiken, 70, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii library technician, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Roy; daughters Rachel and Kellie Gushiken, and Gina Huynh; brothers Richard, Henry, Roy, Kenneth and Francis Nagahara; sister Betty Cho; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Bernice Haruko Higa

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Nov. 15, 2013
Bernice Haruko Higa, 95, of Honolulu, a retired private house cleaner, died in Honolulu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sons Raymond and Clarence, daughter Karen Asato, a grandchild and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Aloha attire.

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Angela Kil Ja Ho

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Nov. 11, 2013
Angela Kil Ja Ho, 68, of Honolulu, a small-business owner, died in Honolulu. She was born in Pohang, South Korea. She is survived by husband Victor B.Y.; son Tae Wook; daughters Danielle J.S. Ho and Robyn Tom; brother Chang Bok Oh; sisters Kook Ja Ahn, Bun Ki Lee and Ock Nan Oh; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Walter Asao Inomoto

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Oct. 29, 2013
Walter Asao Inomoto, 81, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by five nieces. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Emily Abraham Isisaki

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Nov. 9, 2013
Emily Abraham “Elume” Isisaki, 66, of Kailua-Kona died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia. She is survived by sons Roland Kasly, and Killion, Joseph, Nena and Stephen Isisaki; daughters Suelarraine Albert, Adelyn Isisaki and Lona Albert; brother Simpson Abraham; sisters Kioko Sigrah, Sepe Hein, Meltina Kibby and Brocula Palsis; 25 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Central Union Church. Visitation to follow until 8 p.m. Final services and burial to be held at a later date in Kosrae.

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Georgiana Naomi Jackson

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Oct. 26, 2013
Georgiana Naomi Jackson, 90, of Makawao, Maui, died at home. She was born in Seward, Okla. She is survived by husband Dennis H., son David and a grandchild. Services and inurnment to be held in California. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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JAMES MICHAEL WILSON JR.

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JAMES MICHAEL WILSON JR. Age 58, passed away 11-12-2013 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Born 07-02-1955, in Texas, Pearl City. Navy USN. He survived by wife, Kathleen Wilson; sons, Brendan & Patrick; daughter, Victoria; mother, Mary Louise Wilson; brothers, Joe & Tim; sisters, Libby & Mary; four grandchildren. Services were held at Oahu Cemetery and Crematory, followed by military honors on Tuesday, November 19.

Joseph Adrian Keanu Jr.

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Oct. 27, 2013
Joseph Adrian Keanu Jr., 80, of Pearl City, a Marine Corps veteran who served in the Korean War and Purple Heart recipient, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Loretta, son Adrian, brother Roger, sister Barbara Ann Brown and a grandchild. Private services.

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Kaonohiulaokamana’o Keali’iokapo Kai

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Oct. 29, 2013
Kaonohiulaokamana’o Keali’iokapo Kai, 50, of Kailua, an administrator for Hawaiian schools for Ke Kula’o Samuel M. Kamakau Laboratory Public Charter School, died in Kailua. He was born in Oakland, Calif. He is survived by companion Andy Marks, mother Jeanette C. Stanley, brother Richard A. and sister LaDonna Kai Scheriff. Private services.

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Jean Fusako Kanda

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Oct. 28, 2013
Jean Fusako Kanda, 83, of Pearl City, a Duty Free Shoppers Ltd. retiree, died in Pearl City. She was born in Yokohama, Japan. She is survived by sons Eric H. and Chris T., and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Roxanne Momilani Kapoi

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Nov. 13, 2013
Roxanne Momilani “Nani” Kapoi, 59, of Kona, Hawaii, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Billie Beamer; brothers Andrew, Christopher “Wally” and Richard “Eiji” Kapoi, and Beckley “Bj” Kalani; and sisters Alice “Tiny” and Rosanna “Kute” Kapoi, and Angel and Bernice Kalani. Private services.

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William Boyd Kaipo Kinney

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Nov. 3, 2013
William Boyd Kaipo “Bill” Kinney, 74, of Wailua House Lots, Kauai, a retired Hawaii Air National Guard radar technician, died at home. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Marge K.; sons Kihapi’ilani and Kaipo; daughters Yvette Kahaunaele, Jessie Yamamoto-Kinney; stepson Anthony Mardonada; stepdaughters Kealoha Medeiros, Georgina Failautusi and Raimie Mardonada; brother Arthur K. Jr.; sister Vola L. McGwin; 16 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Kauai Veterans Center, Lihue. Celebration of life at noon.

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Inocencio Alejandro Morales

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Oct. 30, 2013
Inocencio Alejandro “Inciong” Morales, 91, of Wahiawa, a Dole Co. retiree, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Alvin; daughters Efrelia and Ludivica Morales, Fredelina Fiesta, Erlinda Flemming, Lucrecia Maximo, and Elenita Rosales; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Marvin R. Muraoka

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Oct. 26, 2013
Marvin R. Muraoka, 70, of Waipahu, a retired carpenter at the University of Hawaii at Manoa maintenance department, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pearl City. He is survived by wife Carole, son Ryan, daughter Celeste, brothers Randolph and Jeffrey, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Gay Reiko Nagata

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Nov. 4, 2013
GayReiko Nagata, 65, of Honolulu, retired owner of and certified public accountant at Gay R. Nagata CPA, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Frederick S. Tsuda, son Scott K. Tsuda, brother Roy Omoto, sister Jeanette Yamashiro and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Patria Pilosas Ramos

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Sept. 26, 2013
Patria Pilosas Ramos, 75, of Honolulu, a Leeward Community College professor, died in St. Francis Hospice, Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Burt and Russ, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Kilohana United Methodist Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Rudy Sarra

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RUDY SARRA 66, died October 18, 2013, in Honolulu. Rudy was born in San Diego, California, and lived much of his adult life in Hawaii where he was a farmer. He served in the U. S. Army from 1967-1973. He is survived by his brother Jim (Laurel), his sister Char (Brad), his nieces Annalese, Patrice, Tiffany, his nephew, Scott, and many friends, especially, Kathy and Robert. He was loved by many and will be missed by all.

Sue Shizue Shiohira

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Nov. 2, 2013
Sue Shizue Shiohira, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Like Like Drive Inn head waitress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Wayne and Alan, daughter Faye Rainey, brothers George Ganeko and Kiyoshi Gusukuma, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information in an obituary published Wednesday.

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Hal T. Silva

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Oct. 9, 2013
Hal T. Silva, 52, of Wailuku, a harbor master at Lahaina Small Boat Harbor, will be remembered in services 3 p.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary. He died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lolita “Lolly” Castillon-Silva and hanai sister Lori Nogami-Young. Visitation: 1 p.m. at the mortuary. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. No flowers. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Miguel Valle Taoy

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Nov. 11, 2013
Miguel Valle Taoy, 89, of Waipahu, a retail supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Gisela B.; sons Peter, Miguel Jr., Oliver and Marcus; daughter Cleta Abbott; brothers Pete and Mark; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran