Archive for March 14th, 2014

Gabby Balintona Agustin

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March 2, 2014
Gabby Balintona Agustin, 19, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Gabriel “Bebot” and Geraldine, brothers Gerald and Ger-riel, sister Ger-mayne and grandparents Dolores Agustin and Presentacion Balintona. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Family services: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples.

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VICENTE “VINCE” CABASAG

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VICENTE VINCE CABASAG Age 83, of Wahiawa, HI, Vicente was surrounded by love as he passed away on February 11, 2014 to be with the Lord. He is now dancing with his wife, Juanita in heaven and son, Michael Cabasag. Born February 16, 1930 in Kahuku, HI. He was a retired US Army Veteran and US Postal Service worker. Member of The Knights of Columbus, Filipino Catholic Club and Schofield Retired Bowling League. He is survived by daughters, Bernadette “Bernie” Lanet, Jennifer Cabasag, Vanessa (Kimo) Markle, Verna (Larry) Cass, Pamela (Rob) Morrow; 8 grandchildren; 5 great-grand- children; brother, Charles “Kit” Cabasag of CA; sister, Dinah Van Winkle; numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (March 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Burial 10:30 a.m. Friday (March 21) at Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Roselle Marcie Cameros

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Feb. 10, 2014
Roselle Marcie Cameros, 80, of Wahiawa died in Honolulu. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by sons Radford, Craig and Carl “Tinsley”; daughters Trophine “Girlie” Nuuhiwa and Leila Came•ros; brothers Rodney, Allen and Andy Gabalis; sisters Carmella Canio, Bernice Bosque and Vivian Comeau; eight grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mili•lani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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ALLEN DAT CHO CHUN

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ALLEN DAT CHO CHUN Our beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather and great- grandfather passed away Feb. 10, 2014, at the age of 90. The third child and first son, Allen was a kind man with a gentle, loving spirit and contagious smile. He was a gentleman – always gracious, welcoming, inclusive and generous. A Farrington High School graduate, Allen worked as a painter for his father. In 1945, he volunteered for the U.S. Army, and for nearly 18 months was stationed in Yokohama, Japan. Upon his return to the Islands, Allen served as a painter for the Federal Government, and rose through the ranks to later become a paint supervisor in charge of Public Works Center Paint Shop. In his retired years, Allen enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling, playing volleyball, golfing, reading his favorite Western novels and was an active member of Kau Tom Post American Legion and Farrington High School Alumni, class of 1941. Allen is survived by wife Martha; sons Randall (Cheryl) and Eldon (Brad); daughter Allene (Raymond) ; brother Wallace (Theresa); grandsons Holo and Ala; grand- daughters Haku, Alana and Haunuu; great-grandson Cody; granddogs Mana, Nahe and Kea; and great-granddog Oreo. Taoist funeral service at Diamond Head Memorial Park on Friday, March 21, 2014. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Services 10:30 a.m. Burial noon at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

William K. Dresser

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March 8, 2014
William K. Dresser, 89, of Hono•lulu, a retired psychiatrist, died in Honolulu. He was born in Emmett, Idaho. He is survived by partner John A., son Thomas Carpenter, daughter Susan Handly, sister Mary Lou Leonard and two grandchildren. Private services. In lieu of flowers or monetary offerings, donations suggested to Race Across America for Cancer Research: www.tinyurl.com/RAA•M•libby

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Marian Midori Tateishi Fong

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March 5, 2014
Marian Midori Tateishi Fong, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Sears credit officer, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Leonard and a grandchild. Private services.

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Davanette Mary Kaimookalani Harbottle-Cabinatan

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Feb. 21, 2014
Davanette Mary Kaimookalani Harbottle-Cabinatan, 59, of Honolulu, a retired employee of Hawaiian Telephone Co. and Verizon, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Dallas Cabinatan, brothers David P. II and Craig L. Harbottle, and sisters Elizabeth K. “Queenie” Loo and Joyce A. Harbottle. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Kimberly Pualani Hocson

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March 2, 2014
Kimberly Pualani “Auntie Kim” Hocson, 55, of Anahola, Kauai, a North Shore General Store shift manager, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by companion Lonny McClure; daughter Lea “Kanani” Alani; stepparents Alfredo Asuncion and Verna Escalante; hanai mother Anne Morris; brothers Alfred Kimo and Raymond Asuncion, and Robert, Maximo, Moroni and Moses Escalante; sisters Jan Kaleimamahu, Hester Franko, Maxine Cutter, Angela Escalante, Raylene Garcia and Donna Mae Kuhns; and five grandchildren. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. March 22 at Anini Beach Park.

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Lynne Y. Honbo

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Feb. 25, 2014
Lynne Y. Honbo, 61, of Honolulu died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Calvin Kumakura and sisters Sandra Otani, Merle Yonehara and Aileen Yuen. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Robert B. Roberts III

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March 7, 2014
Robert B. “Bobby” Roberts III, 79, of Hono-lulu, a retired vocalist and a retired Air Force staff sergeant, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Long Beach, Calif. He is survived by wife Sanchia M., son Robert B. “Bob” IV, daughters Cindy L. Grove and Carol T. Ritter, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Irwin W.C. Thom Jr.

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March 8, 2014
Irwin W.C. Thom Jr., 87, of Honolulu, a Dairy Queen owner and operator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gladys, son Wayne, daughter Liane Davidson, sister Dora Cheng, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Nuuanu Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information published in an obituary Thursday.

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Cindy Mitsuko Kaku

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Feb. 13, 2014
Cindy Mitsuko Kaku, 55, of Hilo, a retired secretary at KBIG-FM, died in Pohai Malama. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by companion Garry Masu, son Brandon, daughter Kelsey, brothers Kevin and Ross Iwasaki, and sister Jan Asato. Private services.

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Momoe Kataoka

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March 3, 2014
Momoe Kataoka, 91, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Onomea, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Merle Kataoka-Yahiro and a grandchild. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Mitsue Kawamoto

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Feb. 16, 2014
Mitsue Kawamoto, 99, of Aiea, a retired seamstress for Pauline Lake Fashions and Ethel’s Dress Shoppe, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sons Edward H. and Spencer K., six grandchildren and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Joseph Daniel Kopetsky

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Feb. 16, 2014
Joseph Daniel Kopetsky, 67, of Honolulu, a Latrobe Steel Works retiree and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pennsylvania. Paddle out and scattering of ashes: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Elks Honolulu Lodge, Waikiki.

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Elaine Yoshiko Miyasato

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March 10, 2014
Elaine Yoshiko Miyasato, 96, of Honolulu, a retired seamstress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Shizuo and sister Helen Santoki. Private services.

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Dorothy S. Murakami

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Feb. 28, 2014
Dorothy S. Murakami, 86, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Donald. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m.

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Hanako Murakami

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Feb. 5, 2014
Hanako Murakami, 94, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. She is survived by son James, daughters Susan La Vigne and Pamela Murakami, five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Dorothy Fusako Nishimitsu

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Feb. 7, 2014
Dorothy Fusako Nishimitsu, 90, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Glenn; daughter Dale Tamashiro; brother Tony Fujinaka; sisters Adele Yamauchi, Janet Fujinaka and Elva Kunihiro; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Richard Antonio Norva

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March 4, 2014
Richard Antonio Norva, 44, of Waipahu, an automobile detailer for Sigs Collision Center, died in Honolulu. He was born in Manila. He is survived by son Enrique “Ricky” Rivera, sister Maria-Luisa Gallardo and grandmother Eufrecina C. Antonio. Private services.

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Martha Hatsue Paiva

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March 4, 2014
Martha Hatsue Paiva, 88, of Hilo, a homemaker and S.H. Kress & Co. store clerk, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Wendell and Paul “Scotty,” daughter Pamela Terry, brother George Hashimoto, sister Alma Hashimoto and four grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Jeannine Elizabeth Paz

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March 9, 2014
Jeannine Elizabeth Paz, 84, of Honolulu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Nancy, France. She is survived by son Frank J.P., brothers Jean-Claude and Alain Rauch, sister Francoise Germain and two grandchildren. Graveside services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Bonifacio Llanos Quinto

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March 10, 2014
Bonifacio Llanos Quinto, 84, of Kapolei, a Continental Airlines retiree and an Army veteran, died in Kapolei. He was born in Ewa Beach. He is survived by sons Randolph, Sheldon, Brian, Bradford and Byron; daughters Bonnie G. Venn and Nadine W. Quinto; sister Georgia Abuce; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Moses Yutaka Sato

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Feb. 18, 2014
Moses Yutaka Sato, 94, of Honolulu, a retired Kaimuki High School band teacher, retired Royal Hawaiian Band member and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by wife May N., son Nealson I., daughters Sharon N. Dunn and Fern T. Bittenbender, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Bessie Itsuyo Shimizu

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March 4, 2014
Bessie Itsuyo Shimizu, 72, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Raymond; sons Clayton, Keith, Dean and Calvin; mother Itoe Miyazono; brothers Roy, Jerry, Allen and Rodney Miyazono; sister Linda Mina; and a grandchild. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Carl Kazuo Shiosaki

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March 5, 2014
Carl Kazuo Shiosaki, 66, of Honolulu, a bus driver assistant, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Paul S., Robert M., Fred Y. and Alan T.; and sisters Judy M. Fujimoto and Lois F. Yoshioka. Private services.

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Delbert James Smyers

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Feb. 4, 2014
Delbert James Smyers, 93, of Kaneohe, a Boeing helicopter engineer and an Army 70th Infantry veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Sykesville, Pa. He is survived by sons Dennis, Scott and Jimmy; daughter Jeannie Smith; brother Carl; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Antoinette Kuulei Sparacino

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Feb. 24, 2014
Antoinette Kuulei Sparacino, 80, of Wahiawa, a private home caregiver, died in Wahiawa Nursing & Rehab Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Robert, Daniel and Kevin Del La Paz, Albert “Bully” Gomes Jr. and Jacob Cobb-Adams; daughters Marvelee Kalani, Reina Del La Paz, Andrea Cuban, Lorilei Flores, Crystal Mahuiki, and Amanda “Kanoe” and Althea Gomes; brother Donald H. Watts; sisters Evon and Mercy; 41 grandchildren; 59 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. April 5 at Alii Beach Park.

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Gordon Eugene Swan

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March 3, 2014
Gordon Eugene Swan, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force technical sergeant and a former restaurant owner, died in Kailua. He was born in Seattle. He is survived by companion Cindy Kanemori. Private services.

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Yoshiyuki Takahashi

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Feb. 9, 2014
Yoshiyuki Takahashi, 78, of Kaneohe, a retired Hartford Insurance Co. agent, died in Portland, Ore. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by son Jon M.; daughter Sharlene S. Fujisato; brothers Hatsuo, Tadahide and Teruaki; sister Shigeko Nakagawa; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information published in an obituary Thursday.

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