Archive for January 30th, 2014

Adriana Abellada

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Dec. 24, 2013
Adriana Abellada, 91, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Baguio City, Philippines. She was born in Naguillan, La Union, Philippines. She is survived by sons Benjamin and Reynaldo; daughters Ophelia Malalang, Virginia Eubank and Ping Blas; sister Dolores Gutierrez; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 5:30 p.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Honolulu. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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James S. Araki

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Dec. 28, 2013
James S. Araki, 96, of Ewa Beach, former owner of Jimmy & Sons Texaco Service Station in Ewa Beach, died in Kapolei. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Roy, Ted and Alan; daughters Linda Teruya and Sandra Shiraki; brothers Tadashi and Yoshinobu; sisters Kikue Nimori and Jane Araki; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Apolinario M. Blanco

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Dec. 30, 2013
Apolinario M. “Lenio” Blanco, 103, of Aiea died in Honolulu. He was born in Bangar, La Union, Philippines. He is survived by wife Conchita C., son Leodegario, sister Augustina Malano, 12 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Feb. 6 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 99-312 Moanalua Road, Aiea. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Leonard Yet Num Chow

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Jan. 6, 2014
Leonard Yet Num Chow, 89, of Hilo, a retiree from Hawaiian Equipment and United Airlines, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Gertrude S.; son Leonard; brother Donald; and sisters Margaret Mochizuki, Blossom Lee and Bette Chow. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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William De-Perez

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Sept. 23, 2013
William De-Perez, 92, of Hilo, a state government bus driver and an Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sister Vivian Feliciano and niece and caregiver Lita Feliciano. Celebration of life: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Community Church Assembly of God, Hilo. Urn burial: 3 p.m. at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Mabel Teixeira Gomes

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Jan. 17, 2014
Mabel Teixeira Gomes, 97, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons James R. and Jarry P.; brothers Walter and Freddy Teixeira, and Nicky Rawlins; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Antonia Basug Gomez

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Jan. 8, 2014
Antonia Basug Gomez, 94,
of Mililani died in Wahiawa. She was born in Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by son David Jr., daughters Edna Wong and Christina Factor, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Lydia Hemperoso

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Jan. 14, 2014
Lydia Hemperoso, 70, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services at noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Samuel Seishin Kaneshiro

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Jan. 8, 2014
Samuel Seishin Kaneshiro, 83, of Hono-lulu, a retired Holmes and Narver heavy equipment operator and an Army veteran, died in Hale Ho Aloha. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Thelma C. Izu, Nancy M. Kaneshiro, Janet A. Higa and Elaine Y. Usui. Private services.

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Harry Kunio Karino

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Jan. 16, 2014
Harry Kunio Karino, 93, of Kaneohe, a retired Honolulu Painting Co. supervisor, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Norman K. and sisters Elaine Morinaka and June Sakoda. Private services.

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Tsuneo Kiyonaga

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Jan. 1, 2014
Tsuneo Kiyonaga, 87, of Aiea died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kevin; daughter Joy Takenouchi; sisters Clara Tsuchida, Catherine Kusaka and Ethel Ishii; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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HO NUM LEE

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HO NUM LEE 94, of Kaneohe, a mechanic, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sister Kyung Ok Kwak, caregiver and niece Norma Crowder, and numerous nieces and nephews. Private services.

RAINFREDO JOSE LLAMIDO

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RAINFREDO JOSE LLAMIDO Age 91, of Mililani, HI, passed away January 1, 2014 in Wahiawa. Born September 18, 1922 in Manaoag, Philippines. Rainfredo retired from the Outrigger Canoe Club and Manaoag Treasury Office. He is survived by son, Arthur (Teresa) Llamido; daughters, Angelita (Jaime) Godoy, Estrella Villanueva, Minda Llamido, Lorna (Kimo) Dias, Riza (Arvin) De Vera; sister, Maxima Sagocio; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Monday (Feb. 3) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 4) at St John Apostle & Evangelist Church; (95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Robert Eugene Mace

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Jan. 8, 2014
Robert Eugene Mace, 89, of Pauoa Valley, a retired gift shop owner in Kailua-Kona and a Navy officer, died in Leahi Hospital. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Ruth; son Robert Jr.; daughters Lani Tumaneng, Maile Davis and Robin Fordham; sister Shirley; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

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William Kauhane Malakaua

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Jan. 22, 2014
William Kauhane Malakaua, 64, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii Army National Guard sergeant first class and Triple Canopy Inc. international security employee in Kuwait, died in Kuwait City, Kuwait. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Lisa M.; sons Duke K. Malakaua and Christopher G. Kopp; daughter Brittany N. Romero; brothers Darell and Randall; sisters Carolyn Pfahler, Trudy Yamada and Jamie Malakaua; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 4 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Nobu Miyasato

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Jan. 21, 2014
Nobu “Nobuko” Miyasato, 87, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Motobu, Okinawa. She is survived by sons Jack S. and Wallace H., daughters Irene E. Kobayashi and Marlene M. Yamasaki, brother Bunsuke Teruya, sister Hatsuko Teruya and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Chikao Mukai

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Jan. 23, 2014
Chikao “Mike” Mukai, 86, of Hilo, a retired Air Force master sergeant and a retired Hawaiian Telcom fleet maintenance mechanic, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home, Hilo. He was born in Hilea, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sue, son Michael, daughters Barbara Mukai and Anita Hyon, brother Tsukasa, sister Lorraine Ayabe and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

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Betty Tokiyo Nitta

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Jan. 24, 2014
Betty Tokiyo Nitta, 87, of Mililani, a homemaker, died in Care Center of Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Lynn Clarke and Francine Yokoi, brother Robert Hara, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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TAKESHI OURA

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1-30 TAKESHI OURATAKESHI OURA Age 86, of Pearl City, HI, passed away January 7, 2014 in Honolulu. Born November 4, 1927 in Kahuku, HI. He was a retired sales driver/supervisor with Oroweat Baking Company and an active member of the Moanalua Gardens Missionary Church. He is survived by son, Robin (Nadine) Oura; daughters, Barbara (Gerry) Oura Tavares, Gayle (Hale) Akamine; sister, Jane Toshiko Oura; 3 grand- children; 1 great-grandchild. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Wednesday (Feb. 5) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; (20 South Kukui St., Honolulu) Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

Rudolfo P. Parreno

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Jan. 19, 2014
Rudolfo P. Parreno, 85, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a retired pastor and physician, died at home. He was born in Iloilo, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosalie, daughters Maria and Anna, and sisters Romola Gonzales and Rosa Thaiaporn. Services to be held in Pasadena, Calif.

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Elaine T. Ramsey

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Jan. 15, 2014
Elaine T. “Tats” Ramsey, 95, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sons William B. and Robert J., brother Andy Miyamoto, sister Chieko Enos, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Patricia Junko Shibuya

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Jan. 26, 2014
Patricia Junko Shibuya, 59, of Waipahu, a caregiver, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by brothers Joel and Leslie. Private services.

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Lauren Fumiko Tamura

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Jan. 19, 2014
Lauren Fumiko Tamura, 53, of Honolulu, a graphic designer, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by father Alan Y., mother Aileen T. and sisters Clarice Y. Inouye and Valerie K. Lane. Private services.

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Hatsue Tao

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Jan. 15, 2014
Hatsue Tao, 97, of Aiea, a retired Punahou School custodian, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Glenn S., daughter Fern S. Kashiwabara, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Nancy N. Teshima

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Jan. 7, 2014
Nancy N. Teshima, 82, of Omao, Kauai, a retired Kauai High School teacher, died at home. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Kevin, daughter Cheryl Peters, sister Betty Okimoto and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Helen M. Tim

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Jan. 5, 2014
Helen M. Tim, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Liberty House merchandise clerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Debbie A. and Audrey L.; brothers Alvin, Roy and Norman Machida; and sister Christina Wong. Private services.

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Frank Leo Trusty

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Dec. 25, 2013
Frank Leo Trusty, 39, of Ocean View, Hawaii, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Tooele, Utah. He is survived by sons Gregory Gallian, Little Leo, and Victor and Hunter Bue; daughter Taylor-Nicole; mother Kathy; sister Leslie Molgard-Combs; grandparent Jose Espinoza; and a grandchild. Private services.

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DANNY DENJI UEHARA

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1-30 DANNY UEHARADANNY DENJI UEHARA Age 68, of Mililani, HI, passed away January 12, 2014 in Ewa Beach. Born February 27, 1945 in Honolulu, HI. Retired teacher from the Department of Education. He is survived by wife, Linda Uehara; sons, Del (Tricia) Uehara, Beau Uehara; daughter, Marcie (Kevin) Herring; mother, Alice Takeko Uehara; brother, Wesley (Gloria) Uyehara; sisters, Nelly Uehara, Nora Uyehara; grandson, Luke Uehara Herring. Visitation 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. Tuesday (Feb. 4) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Aloha Attire.

Masao Watanabe

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Jan. 5, 2014
Masao “Sonny” Watanabe, 94, an Olokele Sugar Co. heavy equipment operator, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. He was born in Makaweli, Kauai. He is survived by brother Katsushige and sisters Tsunako Tanigawa, Hisako Watanabe and Ayako Honma. Private services.

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Jack Henry White

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Jan. 25, 2014
Jack Henry White, 87, of Honolulu, a retired aircraft mechanic, died in Honolulu. He was born in Walthamstow, England. He is survived by daughter Cindi White-Yanaga and a grandchild. Private services.

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