Archive for February 14th, 2014

Yoshinobu Araki

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Feb. 4, 2014
Yoshinobu Araki, 87, of Kaneohe, a farmer, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Harumi and sons Bert and Brian. Private scattering of ashes.

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Henrietta Lopez Boynton

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Feb. 5, 2014
Henrietta Lopez Boynton, 74, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired health aide, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by daughter Kimberly, brother Alfred Lopez Sr. and sister Elizabeth “Liz” Allianic. Visitation: 9 a.m. March 1 at 5868 Hauaala Road, Kapaa. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Josephine Mateo Bumanglag

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Jan. 28, 2014
Josephine Mateo Bumanglag, 73, of Kapolei, a retired Zippy’s Kapolei chef, died in Aiea. She was born in Jones, Isabela, Philippines. She is survived by sons Benjamin, Terio Jr. and Luke; daughters Irene Musick, Christine Galamay and Jocelyn Nguyen; brothers Ignacio P. and Zuzimo P. Mateo; sisters Alma and Petra Calingana; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Mass: 7 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Feb. 21 at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Herminigilda Lagda Carinio

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Jan. 18, 2014
Herminigilda Lagda Carinio, 79, of Ewa Beach died in Aiea. She was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Gary. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Dorothy Cobb

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Jan. 24, 2014
Dorothy Cobb, 71, of Waimea, Kauai, an artist, died in Kauai Care Center. She was born in Illinois. She is survived by brother Larry Kohls and sister Mary Boudart. Celebration of life: March 2 in Kokee. Call 826-2539 for more information.

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RAFAEL “PAENG” ELEFANTE ETRATA

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RAFAEL PAENG ELEFANTE ETRATA Age 55, of Waipahu, HI, passed away January 16, 2014 in Honolulu. Born October 24, 1958 in Gabo, Santiago, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Employed at Prince Kuhio Outrigger Hotel. Member of Santiaguinian Association of Hawaii and Saranay Association of Hawaii. He is survived by wife, Elizabeth A. Etrata; daughter, Kiszle Ann (Elrey) Ulandez; sons, Rael Etrata, Rowen James Etrata; 1 grand- daughter; father, Emiliano Etrata; brothers, Eddie (Mariett) Etrata, Constante (Eloida) Etrata, Nelson (Kelly) Etrata, Carmelo (Elizabeth) Etrata, Emiliano Etrata, Jr., Jason Etrata; sisters, Corazon (Oscar) Gaborno, Encarnita (Danny) Villarin, Leila (Danny) Tee, Rose Mae Etrata. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Thursday (Feb. 20) at St Joseph Catholic Church; (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Margaret Galveso

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Jan. 28, 2014
Margaret Galveso, 82, of Waimanalo, a retired central service technician at Castle Medical Center, died inWaimanalo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert; daughters Erlinda Texeira and Susan St. Germain; sisters Dorothy Ortogero, Lorraine Eslist and Felicidad Kaleilike; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 21 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Cleotilde Romero Ganir

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Jan. 25, 2014
Cleotilde Romero Ganir, 80, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Waipahu. She was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Macario; daughters Charito Ng and Lorenza Parel; brothers Maximo, Mariano and Jose Romero; sisters Eufenia Romero-Atanacio and Rosario Romero-Jacinto; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 22 at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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ELSIE GOUVEIA

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ELSIE GOUVEIA Age 92, of Honolulu, HI, passed away February 10, 2014 in Honolulu. Born July 28, 1921 in Honolulu, HI. She is survived by daughters, Bobbie Ma, Sharon Bowman, Debra Ring; 8 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren. Burial 3:00 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 20) at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Edward Francis Hannahs

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Dec. 28, 2013
Edward Francis Hannahs, 70, of Waianae, an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Laurie Canney, mother Dorothea, brother Neil and sisters Carol March, Colleen Kaye and Cheryl Hannahs-McWhite. Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Feb. 23 at Piilau Army Recreation Center, Waianae. Services: 1:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Betty Hanako Hashimoto

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Jan. 18, 2014
Betty Hanako Hashimoto, 96, of Honolulu, a retired Sears salesclerk, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Donald, daughter Jean, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Tino Masitalo Ioane

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Jan. 28, 2014
Tino Masitalo Ioane, 72, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Pago Pago, AmericanSamoa. He is survived by daughters Elisapeta S. Ioane Tautolo and Paula Masitalo Manz; brothers Siaasu and Atonio Ioane, and Sefo and Ioane Masitalo; sisters Lesina Maga, Elena Chancheek and Agiga Cepeda; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Peace Cathedral. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the cathedral. Mass: noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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William Wo Lee Jr.

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Jan. 31, 2014
William Wo Lee Jr., 89, of Honolulu, an engineering technician and an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mei Ching Casey Lee, son Christopher S.H., brothers Larry and Donald, and sister Rose. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:15 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Lausii Leato Tafua Jr.

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Feb. 10, 2014
Lausii Leato “Lau” Tafua Jr., 57, of Laie, a Honolulu Police Department sergeant, died at home. He was born in Laie. He is survived by wife Diane; son Mika L.; daughters Malia L. and Malia R.; brothers Keawe, Galu and Manu; and sisters Lapataume Mailo and Solagaliua Solaita. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie north stake center. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Laie Cemetery. Aloha attire.

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Keun Sup Jun

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Jan. 28, 2014
Keun Sup Jun, 81, of Honolulu, a Korean Police Academy police officer, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Korea. He is survived by wife Sung Ae; sons David Jae-Wan, Yeong Suk and Phillip Chang-Woo; daughter Si-Yeong Son; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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William Kim Wai Kam

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Jan. 29, 2014
William Kim Wai Kam, 93, of Kapolei, a carpenter and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by sons William K.W. Jr., Wallace C. and Warren W.; daughter Elizabeth K.K.Y. Ajifu; 10 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Elizabeth Leimomi Kanehailua

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Jan. 12, 2014
Elizabeth Leimomi Kanehailua, 77, of Waianae died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Reynaldo Santiago, sons Valentine K. and Stacey K., daughter Valentina K. Momoa, 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Feb. 21 at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, Nanakuli. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National MemorialCemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Clara Loyola

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Feb. 8, 2014
Clara Loyola, 76, of Kalaoa, Hawaii, a retired Hawaiian Telephone Co. service representative, died at home. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by husband William, sons Eric and Neil, daughter Nicole Marks, sisters Beatrice Kim and Esther Smith, and nine grandchildren. Private services.

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Maxine L. Macauley

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Dec. 28, 2013
Maxine L. Macauley, 94, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker and former employee of Tickle Pie and Sky’s Hallmark, died in a residential care home. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by daughter Carla Gline, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Wayne Kazuhiro Mishima

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Jan. 18, 2014
Wayne Kazuhiro Mishima, 68, of Waipahu, a Tony Group salesman, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Jani Kyu, brother Morris Y. and sister Jo-Lyn F. Nakamura. Private services.

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Wesley Haruto Okazaki

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Feb. 10, 2014
Wesley Haruto Okazaki, 58, of Lihue, an Aloha Air Cargo employee, died at home. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Marla and sister Valerie Ozaki. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. March 8 at Waimea Honpa Hongwanji.

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HARRY “TOSHI” OSHIRO

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2-14-HARRY-OSHIROHARRY TOSHI OSHIRO 66, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on February 8, 2014 at Kaiser Hospital. He was born in Honolulu on February 4, 1948, to Asao and Haruko Oshiro. Toshi was the youngest of 8 children. As a teenager, he moved to Okinawa with his parents where he graduated from Kubasaki High School in Okinawa. He later returned to Hawaii and attended H.C.C, after which he joined the U.S. Air Force. He later worked at Hawaiian Tel for 27 years; retiring as a Technician. Toshi enjoyed bowling; participating on several bowling leagues including Hawaiian Tel and HUOA, and traveling to Vegas with his Family. Survived by brothers, Henry (Janie) and Donald (Kimiko); sisters Betty Teruya, Nancy (Charles) Higashi, Jean Teruya and Doris Takazato and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be on Monday, Feb 17 at 5pm at Jodo Mission of Hawaii in Makiki.

Bernice Naoko Oshiro

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Jan. 11, 2014
Bernice Naoko “Bea” Oshiro, 79, of Mililani, formerly of Kalihi, a child care provider, died in AvalonCare Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Michele M. Faildo; brothers Walter K., Herbert Y., Thomas S. and Neal T. Shozuya; sister Janet K. Tanaka; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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THEA AGNES PAKELE

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2-14 THEA AGNES PAKELETHEA AGNES PAKELE Age 82, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away January 26, 2014 in Honolulu. Born April 4, 1931 in Schwetzingen, Germany. She is survived by son, Michael A. Pakele; daughters, Betty M. Gomes, Lei T. (Luciano) Bumanglag, Christina L. Pakele; 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Thursday (Feb 20) at Our Lady of Sorrows Church (1403A California Ave., Wahiawa); Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Leonora Rodrigues Santos

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Jan. 27, 2014
Leonora Rodrigues “Nora” Santos, 79, of Waialua, a retired assistant superintendent for Catholic Schools of Hawaii, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kekaha, Kauai. She is survived by sister Candida S. Santiago. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Feb. 21 at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Services: 10:15 a.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Renan Walsh Kaumeheiwa Mahikoa Sr.

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RENAN WALSH KAUMEHEIWA MAHIKOA SR. Died on February 2, 2014. Born in Honolulu on May 22, 1919 he was the 1st son of William Kahula Mahikoa & Grace Kaolino Mathews Mahikoa. He is survived by ex-wife Lillian R. Kapololu (deceased) they had 3 children together. Renan Walsh Kaumeheiwa (Chick) Mahikoa Jr. (deceased) (Barbara Jean), William Kahula (Butch) Mahikoa (Marie Elizabeth) & Daphne Mae Kealaaumoe (Cheech) Mack (deceased)., 2nd wife Kayoko (Kay) Osada (deceased), 4 grandchildren, Kahula, Kawika, Ty and Brandy. 6 great grandchildren, Quin, Orin, Kali’I, Kahiwa, Kea and Kahi. Services to be held at a later date. Notices to be sent.

Karoline Schuster Tamaalemalo

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Jan. 28, 2014
Karoline Schuster Tamaalemano, 72, of Aiea, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Western Samoa. She is survived by sons Jacob P. and Mulivai Jr.; daughters Tumusa S. Sohacki, Moira T. Moafanua and Kapiolani J. Tamaalemano; brother Faleniko Salanoa; sisters Jacinta Tagovailoa and Elizabeth Samual; 21 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Aiea. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park.

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Daniel Yoshinobu Tanaka

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Oct. 28, 2013
Daniel Yoshinobu Tanaka, 91, of Pearl City, a retired supply systems analyst for the U.S.Department of Defense Army Supply Division and an Army veteran who served in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team Company F, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Violet S., sons Alan D. and Michael D., sisters Thelma S. Yamamoto and Mickey M. Matsuura, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Pearl Martin Waiolama

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Jan. 27, 2014
Pearl Martin Waiolama, 73, of Waimanalo, a homemaker, died in Waimanalo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Jerry “Hamma”; sons Jared K. and Jamison K.; daughters Jerinette L. and Jerimae L. Waiolama, and Jerilynn L. Alexander; brother John K. Martin; sisters Margaret and Cecilia; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Waimanalo Homestead Association Community Center. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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