Archive for November, 2013

Raymond Tin Hee Lau

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Oct. 29, 2013
Raymond Tin Hee Lau, 87, of Kailua, a retired Department of Defense purchasing manager, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Bernice K.H.L., son Leonard S.C., daughter Tanya K.O. and a grandchild. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Lorraine Hideko Iwamoto

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Oct. 28, 2013
Lorraine Hideko Iwamoto, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Dole Pineapple Cannery timekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by brother Akira “Aku.” Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Masayuki Ishii

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Nov. 7, 2013
Masayuki Ishii, 87, of Honomu, Hawaii, a retired heavy equipment mechanic at the former Hilo Coast Processing Co., died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Yoriko, sons Brian and Gordon, daughter Roxanne Yamamoto and four grandchildren. Private services. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

Beatrice Reiko Ichinose

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Nov. 12, 2013
Beatrice Reiko “Bea” Ichinose, 80, of Pearl City, a Wespac Hawaii financial services representative, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Eugene T. Jr., son Eugene T. III and daughters Lori K. Teixeira and Wendi K. and Terri M. Ichinose. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Mervin Albert Goulette

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Nov. 11, 2013
Mervin Albert Goulette, 84, of Waianae, a retired teamster and a Marine Corps veteran, died at home. He was born in Middlebury, Vt. He is survived by wife Norma Jean Burrows Goulette, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Theresa Co-Cathedral, 712 N. School St., Honolulu. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

Posted in Death Notices

Kimiyo Fujioka

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Oct. 29, 2013
Kimiyo Fujioka, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Hongwanji Mission School teacher and Moiliili Community Center senior citizens director, died in Island Nursing Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son James K. and two grandchildren. Private inurnment.

Posted in Death Notices

Moises Pascual Dela Cruz

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Oct. 17, 2013
Moises Pascual Dela Cruz, 93, of Mililani, a Waialua Sugar Plantation employee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosa J.; sons Virgilio, Edy, Wilson and Samuel; daughter Junelyn Lozano; brother Pastor; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Wahiawa. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

Posted in Death Notices

Nyla Marie Christensen

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Nov. 15, 2013
Nyla Marie Christensen, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Korean Airlines manager, died in Honolulu. She was born in San Diego. She is survived by hanai daughters Maile Drake, Carolyn Wilson and Eileen Foley; and two grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Michael Shane Kealoha Cho

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Nov. 11, 2013
Michael Shane Kealoha Cho, 44, of Ewa Beach, an Outrigger Hotels security officer, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ululani M.; sons Kaimipono and Hokulea; daughters Haanou Medeiros and Ko Olina; stepmother Roberta; brothers Terry Takeuchi, Piere and Sailor LaFortune, and Reid Land Hacoba; sisters Harlette and Rochelle LaFortune; grandmother Hattie Takeuchi; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Bishop Memorial Chapel, Kamehameha Schools. Services: 2:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Legacy Cablayan

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

Nov. 14, 2013
Legacy “Narcisa” Cablayan, 64, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a former Kauai Economic Opportunity kitchen helper, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in San Juan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband Casimiro, son Brandon, mother Paulina Silverio, brother Inocencio Silverio and sisters Emerita Espanol and Flordeliza Redaus. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

TAKAO FUJITANI

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

TAKAO FUJITANI Age 82, of Aiea, HI, passed away November 2, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born January 20, 1931 in Ahualoa, HI. He was a U.S. Army veteran; retired sheet metal worker and professor of Kodokan Judo. He is survived by wife, Tsuyako Fujitani; daughter, Karin (Wesley Waniya) Fujitani; sons, Dwayne (Raina) Fujitani, Neil (Ann Marie) Fujitani; 5 grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (Dec 2) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers, please.

DOROTHY “DOTTIE” GARCIA

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

DOROTHY DOTTIE GARCIA Age 74, of Kapolei, HI, passed away October 28, 2013 in Aiea. Born October 12, 1939 in Ninole, HI. A retired secretary with State of Hawaii Human Services, Disability Determination Branch. She is survived by husband, Alexander Garcia, Sr.; sons, Alexander Garcia, Jr., Ryan K. Garcia; daughters, Jonelle (Troy) Garcia-Kahikina, Adrienne Gandolf; grandchildren, Alexander Garcia III, Tyler Kahikina, Amylia & Keoni Gandolf; brothers, Tony (Rose) Baldogo, Patrick Garcia, Michael Garcia; sisters, Philomina Rabago, Leonora Baligad, Florence (Paul) Brewer, Evangelyn Garcia. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Friday (Nov 29) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Prayer Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers welcome.

AGUSTIN ANCHETA LUIS

Posted On November 27th, 2013 -

AGUSTIN ANCHETA LUIS Age 101, of Waipahu, HI, passed away November 5, 2013 in Kapolei. Born August 26, 1912 in Laoag City, Philippines. He is survived by sons, Dominador (Elsie) Luis, Rodolfo (Emerlita) Luis; daughters, Cita Domingo, Anita (Nathaniel) Joaquin; brother, Brigido Luis of Philippines; sister, Leonora Agamata of Philippines; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grand- children. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (December 1) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (December 2) at St Joseph Catholic Church; (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

William Franklin Zuke

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 13, 2013
William Franklin Zuke, 70, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a photographer and artist and a Navy veteran, died. He was born in Fresno, Calif. He is survived by wife Dodie, daughters Alia Cabrera-Zuke and Aimee Zuke, sister Nancy Svoboda and two grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery.

Posted in Death Notices

Robert William Ventura

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 8, 2013
Robert William Ventura, 75, of Mililani, an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Letizia P., son Robert, daughters Luana and Claudia, sister Clare and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Air Force Society in memory of SMSgt (Sgt. Maj.) Robert “Bob” Ventura, 241 18th St. S, Suite 302, Arlington, VA 22202; or afas.org/memorials.

Posted in Death Notices

Mildred Mitsuru Uto

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 17, 2013
Mildred Mitsuru Uto, 92, of Honolulu died in Kaukini Medical Center. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Lloyd Y., Dr. Glenn A. and Kelvin I.; daughter Lindy U. Hashimoto; sister Mitsue “Mitzie” Oda; and nine grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Posted in Death Notices

Seiyu Toguchi

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 19, 2013
Seiyu Toguchi, 89, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a retired welder for the former Hilo Coast Processing Co., died in a private care home. He was born in Pepeekeo. He is survived by wife Yoshino; son John; daughters Karen Irie, Alice Toguchi-Matsuo, Elaine Chun and Sharon Yamasaki; sister Gladys Gushiken; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Esther Gumtang Subia

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 23, 2013
Esther Gumtang Subia, 89, of Waialua, a retired Waialua Sugar Co. employee, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Rollen; daughters Florida P. “Lita” and Dolores J. “Dolly” Subia, and Rosemary Subia Basilio; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Waialua United Church of Christ. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Akio Saito

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 20, 2013
Akio Saito, 86, of Volcano, Hawaii, retired owner of Outboard Sales & Service, died at home. He was born on Maui. He is survived by wife Theresa Ann Ching-Saito; sons Glen, Warren and Kenji; brothers Stan and Fred; sisters Ethel Miyashiro and Grace Fujimoto; and two grandchildren. No services.

Posted in Death Notices

Inge Cora Rietz

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 18, 2013
Inge Cora Rietz, 80, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Dresden, Germany. She is survived by husband Henry T. Morisada, sons Wolfgang Peter Rietz and Henry W. Morisada Rietz, and five grandchildren. Services at a later date.

Posted in Death Notices

Loraine Puanani Kaimikaua Puaoi

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 6, 2013
Loraine Puanani Kaimikaua Puaoi, 78, of Waimanalo, a small business owner and escrow officer at Title Guaranty and First American Title, died at home. She was born in Hoolehua, Molokai. She is survived by sons John Jr. and Christopher “Chris”; daughters Roxanne “Fat” Hanawahine and Elizabeth P. “Juju” Puaoi-Dawson; brother Charles “Mahi” Kaimikaua; sisters Ruthy Poaipuni, Carol “Auntie C” Kaauwai and Miriam Choy; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:15 a.m. Friday at St. George Catholic Church, Waimanalo. Services: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Updated service information for an obituary published Sunday.

Posted in Death Notices

Norman Manabu Okubo

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 4, 2013
Norman Manabu Okubo, 81, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. government supply technician at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and an Army veteran, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gertrude M., son Stevenson H., brother Herbert N. and two grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Alicia G. Miguel

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 19, 2013
Alicia G. Miguel, 83, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Manila. She is survived by daughter Georgina Miguel Fuerte, brothers Angelito O. and Jaime O. Guevarra, sisters Pilar G. Aguilar and Leticia G. Ramirez, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Family Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 7 at Mililani Memorial Park.

Posted in Death Notices

Dick Daizo Matsuo

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 2, 2013
Dick Daizo Matsuo, 90, of Honolulu, a Hawaiian Electric Co. retiree and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Thelma; son Dean; daughters Diane Nakagaki, Charlene Mukawa and Beverly Ohigashi; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

Rocco Louis Lozito

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 16, 2013
Rocco Louis Lozito, 77, of Wailua, Kauai, a hotel owner, died at home. He was born in New Jersey. He is survived by wife Viola, son Peter, sisters May Descala and Fedella Vodopia, and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Catherine Catholic Church, Kapaa. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

Sueko Kori

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 12, 2013
Sueko Kori, 87, of Hilo, a retired flower packer for the former Hawaii Queen of Hearts Co., died at home. She was born in Kapehu, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Tsukasa; daughters Thelma Nekoba, Janet Oshiro and Arlene Shigehara; sister Hidemi Nakamoto; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Posted in Death Notices

Donald Young Hoe Kim

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 14, 2013
Donald Young Hoe Kim, 71, of Wahiawa died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by brothers Paul, Dr. Howard, Arthur and Andrew; and sisters Rhoda Kim Lau and Dr. Kathy Kim. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Sadako Kaneshiro

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 15, 2013
Sadako Kaneshiro, 95, of Waipahu died in Pearl City. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by sons Thomas, Roy and Howard; brothers Dutchy K., Sam E., Alan M. and Charles Y. Shiroma; sisters Esther T. Sayaboc and Jean N. Nakamoto; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

Posted in Death Notices

Montgomery Kaluhiokalani

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

Nov. 2, 2013
Montgomery “Buttons” Kaluhiokalani, 55, of Waialua, a well-known surfer who revolutionized surfing with his innovative moves, will be remembered in a celebration of life 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at Kapiolani Park, next to the tennis courts. He died in Santa Monica, Calif. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Jonas and Mario Kaluhiokalani and Nuutea; daughters Alisha, Angelica, Andreanna and Nawai Kaluhiokalani, and Kiana Kaluhiokalani-Schorle; fiancee Hiriata Hart; brothers Noble Kaluhiokalani and Andre Thomas; sister Keahaulani Jardine; and nine grandchildren. Paddle-out and scattering of ashes at 4 p.m. at the Wall (Kapahulu Groin), Waikiki Beach. Memorabilia and potluck welcomed. Email akaluhiokalani@gmail.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Mildred Kam How Young Ing

Posted On November 26th, 2013 -

May 5, 2013
Mildred Kam How Young Ing, 95, of Honolulu, a payroll clerk for the state Department of Budget and Finance, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Frederick, daughters Geraldine Kwong and Kathleen Sharkey, 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran
do it yourself Living Trust software from Standard Legal