Archive for November 26th, 2014

Carrie M. Blaine

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Nov. 19, 2014
Carrie M. Blaine, 86, of Aiea, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center housekeeper, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. She was born in Eleele, Kauai. She is survived by son Alfred Gonsalves, daughter Barbara, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Moanalua Mortuary. Celebration of life: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.

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Kyong Cha Choi

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Nov. 21, 2014
Kyong Cha Choi, 69, of Honolulu, a homemaker and seamstress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Korea. She is survived by daughters Laura T. Wolf and Jennifer B. Chang, sisters Kyong Suk Kiestler and Kyong Ok Choe, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Theresa L. Chung

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Nov. 17, 2014
Theresa L. Chung, 75, of Pukalani, Maui, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by husband James; son James; daughters Shay and Darice Sy; brother John Alapai; sisters Mary Elizabeth Baqui, Rita Naomi McGinnis and Anna Marie Darmody; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Ira Z. Helfer

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Nov. 23, 2014
Ira Z. Helfer, 70, of Honolulu, a business owner, died at home. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Keiko T.; sons Eric J., Bryan H. and Paul A.; sister Susan Rosner; and three grandchildren. Committal services: 12:45 p.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Gene David Hoover

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Nov. 22, 2014
Gene David Hoover, 89, of Pukalani, Maui, owner and operator of Hoover Plastering and a Navy veteran, died at home. He was born in Cape Girardeau, Mo. He is survived by wife Julie M., sons David Hoover and James Kenui, hanai sons Moki and Daniel Kahiamoe, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Grace Bible Church, Kahului. Services: 10:30 a.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Wilfred Kapoi

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Oct. 22, 2014
Wilfred Kapoi, 55, of Honolulu, a state Department of Education custodian, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by sons Cameron and Joshua; daughter Nicole Mendez; mother Marie A.R.; brothers Richard, Patrick, Chris and Terrence; and sister Camie L. Celebration of life: 4:30-8 p.m. Saturday at Kaewai Elementary School. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to a hospice of your choice. Aloha attire.

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Yuk Kuen Kau

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Nov. 15, 2014
Yuk Kuen Kau, 86, of Aiea, a retired state employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in China. She is survived by sons Robert, Duane, Brian, Wendell and Cullen; daughters Lisa Kau-Torres and Tammy Hirata; brothers Chuck and Bob Wou; and 14 grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 12:45 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Updated information for an obituary published Sunday.

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ROBUSTIANO “TATA RUBEN” LUCENA

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$nameROBUSTIANO TATA RUBEN LUCENA Age 95, of Ewa, HI, passed away October 25, 2014 in Ewa Beach, HI. Born May 6, 1919 in Libtong, Tagudin, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Retired from Oahu Sugar Company (formerly Ewa Plantation). He is survived by sons, Franklin (Cynthia) Lucena, Diosdado (Margaret) Lucena; daughter, Rosalinda (Allan) Tabaranza; sister, Lolita Bernabe; 9 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; 1 great-great- grandchild. Visitation 5:30 p.m., Tuesday (Dec. 2) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:15 a.m., Wednesday (Dec. 3) at Immaculate Conception Church (91-1298 Renton Rd., Ewa). Eulogy 10:15 a.m., Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park, Waipio.

Mary Kainea Maghamil

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Nov. 8, 2014
Mary Kainea Maghamil, 70, of Ewa Beach, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Albert, sons Albert Jr. and Daniel, daughter Nalani M. Feliciano, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Collin S.C. McIntosh

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Nov. 11, 2014
Collin S.C. McIntosh, 71, of Honolulu, an Ohana Taxi driver and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Suwon, Korea. He is survived by wife Chun Cha, son Alex, daughter Lisa Adams and brothers Charles and Edward. Private services.

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Misae Y. Miyasaki

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Nov. 13, 2014
Misae Y. Miyasaki, 83, of Hilo, formerly of Kalopa, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Kukaiau, Hawaii. She is survived by son Ernie; daughters Leilyn Kauihou, LeeAnn Ishihara and Lyndie Michioka; brother Shiro Yamada; sister Michie Kanehiro; and eight grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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George Giichi Ohara

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Sept. 30, 2014
George Giichi Ohara, 85, of Mililani, an Amfac retiree and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pearl City. He is survived by wife Violet E., brother Dr. William M. and sisters Carol S. Tsukada and Jean H. Kamitono. Private services. Incorrect information in an obituary published Sunday.

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Anthony James Kamae Pastor

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Nov. 20, 2014
Anthony James Kamae Pastor, 43, of Kaneohe, a Pictures Plus employee, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Karie K.K., son Kaj N.H., daughter Alysha H.C. and brother Johnny I. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 46-117 Halaulani St., Kaneohe. Services: 11 a.m.

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Toshiyuki Sato

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Nov. 9, 2014
Toshiyuki “Toshi” Sato, 83, of Pearl City, a retired Sheraton Waikiki accountant and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Ellen S., sons Jason T. and Scott K., sister Nobuko Kusatsu and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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Walter Mata Sr.

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Nov. 4, 2014
Walter “Junning” Mata Sr., 78, of Nanakuli, a retired machinist supervisor at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in South Hilo. He is survived by sons Walter Jr., Steven P.K., Alan Wade K. and Clifford A.K. Mata, and Roger Salazar; daughter Davelynn P. “Chickie”; brothers Tommy and Larry “Toi”; sisters Barbara Camacho and Gloria “Nanai” DelaCruz; nine grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialpark- mortuary.com.

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Tokiko Tada

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Nov. 13, 2014
Tokiko Tada, 94, of Kauai, a waitress, died at home. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by sons Lance and Kent, daughter Jessie Lum, nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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VIRGINIA LANGAMAN TAPEC

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VIRGINIA LANGAMAN TAPEC Age 96, of Honolulu, passed away November 6, 2014 in Honolulu. Born December 24, 1917 in Santa Ignacia, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by son, Alfredo (Edith) Tapec; daughters, Patricia (Rommel) Langaman, Rosalia (Florentino) Galzote, Hermie Pestana, Diana Farias; 12 grandchildren; 24 great- grand- children. Visitation 6:00 p.m. Tuesday 12/2 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel, Waipio, Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Wednesday 12/3 at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Hwy, Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

HELENA NEE WAN TURBEVILLE

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$nameHELENA NEE WAN TURBEVILLE Age 89, of Waianae, HI, passed away peacefully October 26, 2014 in Waianae surrounded by her loving family. Born September 7, 1925 in Honohina, HI. Retired from Waianae Drug. Member of Aiea Ballroom Dance Association and Pan Pacific Ballroom Dance Society of Hawaii. She is survived by husband, Louis Edgar Turbeville; sons, Kenneth (Diane) Suan of CA, Joseph K. P. Padilla, Elmer (Del) Templeman of FL; daughter, Stephanie (Amadeo) Verzon; brother, Clayton (Cathy) Loui; 15 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; numerous nephews & nieces. Visitation 10:00 a.m., Tuesday (Dec. 2) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral Service 11:00 a.m., Committal Service to follow 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual Attire.

Alice Tsukimi Uchimura

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Nov. 7, 2014
Alice Tsukimi Uchimura, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Darina Inc. seamstress finisher, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Edward M. Mishima and Eric K. Uchimura, daughter Karen M. Agabayani, brother Thomas G. Matsunaga and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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