Archive for November 7th, 2014

Illa Le Brenneman

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Oct. 12, 2014
Illa Le Brenneman, 82, of Salem, Ore., and Kailua died in Salem. She was born in Burns, Ore. She is survived by husband Dwane, sons Dana and Dru, daughters Dawn Brenneman and Darcy Winnek, nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Celebration of life services to be held in December on Hawaii island and in January in Salem. No flowers. Donations suggested to Easter Seals.

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Marguerite Cecelia Dau

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Nov. 1, 2014
Marguerite Cecelia Dau, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Federal Aviation Administration flight data specialist, died at home. She was born in Boone, Iowa. She is survived by sons Michael, Robert, Christopher and Timothy; daughters Patricia and Mary; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Church, 5919 Kalanianaole Highway. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Marlene Gachola Facuri

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Oct. 21, 2014
Marlene Gachola Facuri, 80, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kapaa, Kauai. She is survived by husband Segundo C. “Doi”; sons Gary and Lloyd Quiseng, Derrick Lee, and Francis Facuri; daughters Sharon Antone and Debra Tabladillo; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Mass: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Faamele Maafala Akiona Haley

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Oct. 7, 2014
Faamele Maafala Akiona “Mele” Haley, 83, of Kapolei died in Kapolei. She was born in Aua, American Samoa. She is survived by sons William, Brian and Frank Akiona; daughters Moana Pacheco, Kuu-ipo Kumukahi, Jennie Jones, and Patricia and Melinda Akiona; brother Esau Maafala; sister Laloata Maafala; 29 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Kevin Pali Iseke

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Oct. 15, 2014
Kevin Pali Iseke, 56, of Hauula died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Donald and Warren Iseke, and Barry Bright; and sister Amanda. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Alice Ku’ulei Kaneshiro

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Nov. 2, 2014
Alice Ku’ulei “Jackie” Kaneshiro, 87, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired bar owner, died in Samuel Mahelona Hospital. She was born in Keaukaha, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Soichi “Boy”; sons Raymond Chow, and Rodney “Raychel” and Seagram Flores; daughters Sheila McFadden, Lita Buccat, Jeri Ann Madrid, Cash Lopez and Crystal Chow; brother Nick Ignacio; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Stephen Norman Kim

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Oct. 28, 2014
Stephen Norman Kim, 70, of Pukalani, Maui, a retired Maui Interscholastic League executive director and a retired Army lieutenant colonel, died on Maui. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Leslie, son Stuart, daughter Kristi M. Flax, brother Jaims and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Cas-ual attire. No flowers.

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Betty Y. Maeda

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Oct. 30, 2014
Betty Y. Maeda, 89, of Hilo died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Garry, Francis, Glenn and Kevin; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Eugene Carmon Margiotta

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Sept. 23, 2014
Eugene Carmon “Gino” Margiotta, 66, of Honolulu, a retired construction welder and a Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in New Jersey. He is survived by wife Hyuen Kyung. Private inurnment. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Gerianne Momilani Lai Yuke Carr Medeiros

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Oct. 10, 2014
Gerianne Momilani Lai Yuke Carr Medeiros, 48, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Price, Utah. She is survived by son Harold J. “Bubba”; daughter Amanda L. “Mandy”; stepdaughter Melissa “Missy”; mother Lorraine H. Carr; sisters Rayne Jensen, Sarah Tabije and Nancy Smith; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 44 Leilehua Road, Wahiawa. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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George Miyashiro

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Oct. 25, 2014
George “Oscar” Miyashiro, 94, of Honolulu, an Army veteran who served in World War II with Company C, 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died. He was also a retired federal firefighter at Hickam Field. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Cary and Earl. Private services.

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Ethel Bolter Murphy

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Oct. 9, 2014
Ethel Bolter Murphy, 101, of Honolulu, co-founder and president of Hawaii Business magazine, died in Honolulu. She was born in Salem, Ore. She is survived by son Ross Conquest, daughter Stacey “Lehua” Selzer and stepson Joel Murphy. Gathering: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Kaimana Beach Park. Scattering of ashes: 9:30 a.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Howard Marcus Rodrigues

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Oct. 16, 2014
Howard Marcus Rodrigues, 80, of Waianae, a retired Hawaiian Reinforcing Steel Co. ironworker and an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Sue S., daughters LaVerne M. McHenry and Linda M. Rodrigues, brother Michael, sisters Mary Ann Rodrigues and Carolyn Freitas, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Waianae. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to be held at a later date at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Judith Timario Rodrigues

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July 16, 2014
Judith Timario Rodrigues, 82, of Fremont, Calif., a Hilton Hotel retiree, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Edward; sons Roland, Rodney and Timothy Timario; daughters Sandra Timario Hogsed and Carlene Timario Meyer; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services held. Donations suggested to any pet rescue organization.

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Wilma Clark Thompson

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Oct. 29, 2014
Wilma Clark “Willie” Thompson, 69, of Pearl City, a library supervisor at Midkiff Learning Center at Kamehameha Schools, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons James L. and John P., and sister Sharon E. Pattison. Private services.

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Tokie Tsutsui

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Oct. 5, 2014
Tokie Tsutsui, 84, of Kailua, a retired state court clerk, died in Kailua. She was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Rochelle Toyama; brothers Larry, Takami and Hideo Nishimoto; and sisters Ayako Ninomiya and Gladys Chinen. Private services. No monetary offerings. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Clara Catherine Unke-Marts

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Nov. 4, 2014
Clara Catherine Unke-Marts, 94, of Honolulu, a retired farmer and owner of a grain farm, died in Honolulu. She was born in Emerson, Manitoba. She is survived by son Ronald Unke, a half brother, a half sister, three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 2 p.m. Monday at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1404 University Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Islands Hospice, 1301 Young St., Honolulu, HI 96813. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Wallace Leonard Zoller

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Oct. 21, 2014
Wallace Leonard Zoller, 74, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii State Crash Rescue firefighter and an Air Force veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marya B.; sons Wallace L. Jr., Nolan J., Matthew K. and Derek K.; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at Blessed Sacrament Church. Mass: 9 a.m. Additional visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire.

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