Archive for November 13th, 2014

Margaret Aiona

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Oct. 30, 2014
Margaret Aiona, 82, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired private branch exchange operator at Sheraton and Outrigger hotels in Hawaii, and an employee at Hawaiian Fresh Egg Farm and the W.M. Keck Observatory in Waimea, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. She was born in Munich, Germany. She is survived by sons Chang Yang Aiona V, Michael and Dr. Milton Wong, and Marshall Boyer-Wong; daughter Madeline Arakaki; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Urn committal to follow at East Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Aloha attire.

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Lorraine J. Alexander

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Oct. 23, 2014
Lorraine J. Alexander, 79, of Waianae died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Donald; sons Brian, Ivan “Hagi,” Clyde and Mark “Tuki”; daughter Donna; stepfather Ralph Rios; sisters Jeanne Rio and Priscilla Helenihi; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information for an obituary published Wednesday.

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James B. Brown

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Oct. 30, 2014
James B. Brown, 94, of Waianae, a retired supervisor at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 72 and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Lucille, daughters Evalani S. Gonzales and Jamylu U. Sidotti, 11 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Committal services: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Updated information for an obituary published Wednesday.

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YOUNG TAIK CHUN

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YOUNG TAIK CHUN Young Taik Chun, 91, was born in Ookala on the Big Island on December 21, 1922. His family moved to Lanai when he was 14 years old and he graduated from Lanai High School. During World War II, he fought for the U.S. Army in the Central Europe and Rhineland campaigns, and was awarded a Bronze Star Medal in combat against the enemy. He attained the rank of Corporal before being honorably discharged after the war. He spent most of his career working at Pearl Harbor retiring from the Defense Property Disposal Region, Pacific in the Chief of Sales Office, Hawaii as Supervisory Property Marketing Specialist. While working full-time and raising a family, he attended the University of Hawaii, Manoa and became one of its first graduates exclusively attending night-school when he received his BBA degree in 1958. He is survived by his sons Stewart and Westley Chun, daughter Melissa Peterson, six grandchildren, and younger brother Young Sup (Archie) Chun. Private services will be held at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

Morris Michio Ito

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Nov. 2, 2014
Morris Michio “Mo” Ito, 76, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Electric Co. meter supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Kokoiki, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Setsuko, son Stanford, daughters Sheri Ann Kresge and Gladys Kaneshiro, brothers Stanley and George, sisters Chieno Ito and Jeanette Yamamoto, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Adrian Aukai Kaleo

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June 29, 2014
Adrian Aukai Kaleo, 64, of Mililani died in Beaumont, Calif. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Suzanne; son Adrian; daughter Kimberly; brothers Scott and Gordon Makaena, and Cavan Kaleo; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m.

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Florence Haruye Kochiyama

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Oct. 30, 2014
Florence Haruye Kochiyama, 94, of Kailua, a retired Liberty House salesperson, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Milton and Alan, daughter Mayral Nakadomari, brother Francis Ueda, sister Flora Uekawa, nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Manny Simpliciano Longboy

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Oct. 15, 2014
Manny Simpliciano Longboy, 75, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. He was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Regina A., sons Maynard and Mallory, brothers Santiago and Dominador, sisters Teresa Badua and Florentina Campos, and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Randolph Lyle Miller

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Nov. 11, 2014
Randolph Lyle “Randy” Miller, 73, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a Destination Kona Coast cruise ship greeter, owner of the former Jose’s Mexican Restaurant, Budget Rent A Car courtesy van driver and Huggo’s Restaurant bartender, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Hollywood, Calif. He is survived by daughters Julie Roberts and Kim Miller, sister Claudia Porter and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Kailua-Kona Pier. Casual attire. Loose flowers welcome.

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James Composivo Pory

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Oct. 22, 2014
James Composivo Pory, 77, of Haleiwa, a retired Army staff sergeant, died in Honolulu. He was born in General Trias, Cavite, Philippines. He is survived by sons Arnel, Rene and Richard Manera; daughter Lulu Hatchett; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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MANUEL “MANNY” REALIN

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MANUEL MANNY REALIN Age 71, of Mililani, HI, passed away October 12, 2014 in Honolulu. Born June 27, 1943 in Waialua, HI. Member of the Ka Mamalahoe Canoe Club. He is survived by spouse, Pat Piano Realin; son, Manford (Noe) Realin; daughter, Larissa Realin; brothers, Skip (Helen) Realin, Reinold (Anne) Butac, Stanley Butac; sisters, Angie (Bill) Dapper, Joyce Lee; 4 grandchildren. Visitation 8:30 a.m., Tuesday (Nov. 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral Service 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

STYZILEE “STYZI” MAKANALEI’OKALANI REYES

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$nameSTYZILEE STYZI MAKANALEI’OKALANI REYES Age 3, of Waianae, HI, passed away October 21, 2014 in Waianae. Born March 5, 2011 in Honolulu, HI. She is survived by parents, Irene Reyes and Joshua Kalili; sisters, Styralynn, Jzylee-Skye; grandparents, Harry & Raynette Reyes, Lance & Lisa Omayas; great-grandparents, Steve & Paula Kalili, Wanda Reyes; biological father, Scott Butay; biological grandparents, Wilfred Butay & Bibiana Pagaduan. Visitation 5:00 p.m., Tuesday (Nov. 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome. No Alcoholic Beverages.

Samuel Delgado Sr.

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Oct. 19, 2014
Samuel Delgado Sr., 90, of Wahiawa, a former employee at the Aloha Council, Boy Scouts of America, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Haiku, Maui. He is survived by son Eric; daughters Faith Bajo, Connie Foster and Monica “Ruth” Delgado; 13 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Raymond Benner Starbuck

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Nov. 5, 2014
Raymond Benner Starbuck, 93, of Kaneohe, a Princeton University administrator and a Coast Guard veteran, died at home. He was born in Fullerton, Calif. He is survived by son David, daughter Susan, sister Jean Bosworth, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Inurnment: 2 p.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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PUCK LIN YEE WAT

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$namePUCK LIN YEE WAT At age 89, Puckie peacefully passed away on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Kahala Nui. Born in Haleiwa, she moved to Honolulu and lived with an older sister and graduated from McKinley High School. After working for many at the Hawaiian Armed Services Police, she retired from Federal Civil Service. She and her husband traveled the five continents to visit national parks and popular visitor attractions in various states and countries. United Church of Christ-Judd Street was her place of worship. She was a past president for the Chinese Women’s Club, member of United Chinese Society, Lung Doo Society, Eastern Star and Daughters of the Nile. Puck Lin Wat was predeceased by her husband, Hon Wa Wat. Survivors include two brothers, Melvin Yee and Robert Yee; one sister, Violet Yee (Calvin) Tam; and many nieces and nephews and grandnieces and grandnephews. Visitation at 10:00 a.m. Service at 11:30 a.m., Monday, November 17, 2014, Diamond Head Memorial Park Chapel. Burial at 12:45 p.m., Diamond Head Cemetery.

Elizabeth Lan Wei

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Oct. 9, 2014
Elizabeth Lan Wei, 88, of Honolulu, an airlines industry employee, including a flight attendant in China and reservations manager at United Airlines in Shanghai, China, died in Honolulu. She was born in Shanghai. She is survived by son Randall L., daughters Myrtle Ching-Rappa and Gwendolyn Hazard, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Maple Garden Restaurant.

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Rodney T.S. Yee

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Oct. 23, 2014
Rodney T.S. Yee, 68, of Waipahu, a Hawaii Baking Co. supervisor of drivers, died in Aiea. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Lorraine Y., son Rylan, daughter Wendy, mother Lily, brothers Sidney and Randal, sisters Laurel Loo and Crystal Lancaster, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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