Archive for December 14th, 2016

Setsue “Sue” Abe

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Setsue "Sue" Abe, 86, of Hilo, died on Dec. 2, 2016 at Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Koloa, Kauai, she taught at Waikiki Elementary School, retired from Keaau Elementary School, and was a member of the Hawaii Education Association. Private services. She is survived by daughter, Alison (Earl) Inouye; sisters, Sumiko Robinson, Hifumi (Harry) Sato, Tsukiko (Clarence) Andrade; brothers, Kenji Yasaka, Hoshiichi "Butch" (Carol) Yasaka; grandchildren, Elise Inouye, Austin Inouye; numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements Provided By: Dodo Mortuary, Inc.

Bergman, Richard “Dick” Lynn

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age 69, of Eden Prairie, MN, died Dec 6, 2016. Preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Meryl Bergman; nephew David Miller. Survived by wife, Linda Bergman; children, Kelly (Todd) Berge and Stephen (Lara) Bergman; grandchildren, Matthew, Laura, Kanoa and Zoe; sister, Cleo (Butch) Miller; brother, Dennis (Carol) Bergman; brother-in-law Patrick Chun; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends. Services held 12/13/16 at the Edina Campus of Wooddale Church. Memorials to Wooddale Worldwide Missions. www.Washburn-McReavy.com, Eden Prairie Chapel, 952-975 -0400

Helene L. Corenevsky

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74, of Waianae, Hawaii died at her daughter's home on Nobvember 15, 2016. She was born in Hoolehua, Molokai. Celebration of LIfe: 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Maili Beach Park.
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Francis “Sonny” Dennis Creedon Jr.

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Francis Age 95, of Kailua, HI, passed away on October 14, 2016 at Ann Pearl Intermediate Care. He was born September 13, 1921 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Francis Dennis Creedon Sr. and Millie Medeiros. He is predeceased by his parents, sisters and brother, his beloved wife of 68 years Doris, survived by his sons Frank III (Wanda) and John (Jennifer), and his four grand- children Logan, Haleigh, Hank, and JJ. He attended St. Louis Grade and High School and was a retired US Army LT. Colonel and a WWII Veteran. Frank's smile, and enthusiasm for life and his grandchildren will be missed but never forgotten. Frank's service with full military honors will be held on Tuesday, December 20th at 4PM at St. John Vianney Church in Kailua. A celebration of life dinner will follow at 5pm.

Lolita Palma Eugenio

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71, of Kurtistown, Hawaii died in Hilo, Hawaii on Thursday, November 24, 2016. She was born in Santiago, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Wake service: 7:00pm on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel in Hilo. Visitation: 8:00am; Mass:10:00am on Wednesday, December 21 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Burial: 11:00am at Homelani Memorial Park.
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Irene S. Freitas

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107, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Friday, November 25, 2016. She was born in Makawao. Visitation: 9:30a.m.; Services: 10:45a.m. on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Burial: 12:45p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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HIROMI “FUJI” FUJIMURA

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Age 92, of Pearl City, HI, passed away November 21, 2016 in Pearl City. Born August 24, 1924 in Wailuku, Maui. He was a WWII Army veteran and member of the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Regiment. Retired after 31 years as an electrician, Public Works Center, Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. He is survived by son, Roy Y. (Kale) Fujimura; daughters, Niomi I. "Omi" (Dean) Adwell, Joan S. "Joni" (Allen) Fojas, Terrie T. Florendo; brother, Jitsuo Fujimura; sisters, Yaeko Mikami, Setsuko Tomishima, Doreen (Richard) Barreras; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grand- children. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Sunday (Dec. 18) at the Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; funeral service 11:00 a.m. Casual attire.

Frances Fulgencio Hillhouse

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83, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on Monday, October 31, 2016. She was born in Lahaina, Maui. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:15 a.m. on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Robert Kalua Holi, Jr.

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93, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on Wednesday, December 7, 2016. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. Private services held.
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Victoria Dumayag Hernandez Ildefonso

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99, of Aiea, Hawaii, died in Waipahu on Friday, November 11, 2016. She was born in San Lorenzo, San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 - 9:00 pm. on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 9:00am. on Wednesday, December 21 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Aiea. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
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KATHERINE TAKEKO KAWAGUCHI

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Age 69, of Mililani, HI, passed away Nov. 7, 2016 in Mililani. She was born Oct. 4, 1947 in Hilo, HI. She retired from the State of Hawaii Department of Education as the assistant superintendent for the Office of Curriculum Instruction and Student Support. Her career also included positions as educational administrator, consultant and project director for Central Oahu District and Chaminade University. She is survived by husband, Ray S. Kawaguchi; son, Lance T. (Lily) Kawaguchi; brother, Raymond M. (Gladys) Tamaribuchi; sister, Sandra H. (Elliot) Lee; 5 grandchildren and 1 hanai grandson. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Tuesday (Dec. 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Memorial service 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No Flowers Please.

Buddy Mitsuo Kobayashi

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91, of Kailua, Oahu, died in Honolulu on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. He was born in Paia, Maui. Visitation: 10:30a.m.; Services: 11:00a.m. on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.
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Cailin Ai McCullough

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8 yo, of Honolulu, Hawaii passed away November 14, 2016. She is survived by her parents Dana Murakami and Robert McCullough, her brother Sebastian, grandparents, great grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins. Services will be held December 17, 2016 at Borthwick Mortuary Maunakea Chapel at 1330 Maunakea St. Visitation 9:30AM; Service 10:30AM. Burial to follow at Mililani Memorial Park at 1:30 PM. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: Borthwick Mortuary

Clarence Medeiros

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85, of Honaunau, Hawaii, died in Kealakekua on Tuesday, November 29, 2016. He was born in Kealakekua. Visitation: 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.; Mass: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at St. Benedict's Catholic Church, Honaunau. Burial: 11:30 a.m. in the church cemetery.
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Charles Fujio Mitsuyama

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86, of Aiea, Hawaii, died in Aiea on Sunday, November 27, 2016. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 4:30p.m.; Services: 5:00p.m. on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.
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Gwene Keiko Murakami

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Gwene Keiko Murakami, 62, of Honolulu, a retired clerk at Kapiolani Community College, passed away in the Queen's Medical Center among family and friends. She is survived by husband Melvin M., brother Eric M. (Teri) Kashiwamura, and sister-in-laws Eloise Hamano and Suzanne Murakami. A service to celebrate her life by Pastor David (Robyn) Kim will be held at Hosoi Garden Mortuary on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 11 a.m. Visitation with family from 10 to 11 a.m. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Mary “Yaeko” Nohara

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87, of Honolulu passed peacefully on December 3, 2016. She retired from KC Drive Inn as a waitress. She is survived by her sons Robert (Colette) Kalani, Gary (Dawn) Yogi, Alan (Dawn) and Scot Nohara; three grandchildren. Services will be held December 18, 2016 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary 1 pm visitation; 2 pm service. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

ELLEN EIKO NUIBE

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Age 70, of Waipahu, HI, passed away November 18, 2016 in Waipahu. Born August 4, 1946 in Honolulu, HI. Retired from Central Pacific Bank. She is survived by husband; Wayne S. Nuibe; sons, Wade (Michele) Nuibe, Leighton Nuibe; 1 granddaughter; brother, Lance (Nadine) Shibata; sisters, Rachel (Cy) Shimamoto, Jill (Norman) Barry. Visitation 5:00 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 18) at the Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; memorial service 6:00 p.m. Casual attire.

Howard James Kapaiwi Pacheco

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Age 88, of Kahalu'u, died peacefully on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at home, surrounded by family. Howard was a World War II veteran. He retired from the federal government and was an avid golfer. He is survived by wife, Sarah Houghtailing Pacheco; three children: Brian, Ralph, and Beverly (Allan) Silva; sisters, Pearl Culbertson and Leilani Campos. Five grand- children: David, Charelle, Cameron, Cortney, and Keala. Three great- grandchildren: Kaluna, Meleana, and Lawai. Graveside services Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Friday, December 16, 2016 at 11 am. Arrangements Provided By: Borthwick Mortuary

Cynthia T. Pang

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66, of Mililani, Hawaii, died in Mililani on Sunday, November 13, 2016. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel.
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Lillian Soto

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99, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Saturday, November 26, 2016. She was born in Honolulu. Private services held.
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Gilbert Junichi Yabusaki

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Age 98 of Honolulu, passed away Nov. 29, 2016. Born in Hilo, Hi. Retired Sheet Metal Worker. Survived by daughters, Karen Fujioka, Fran Inafuku; 4 grandchildren; 5 great grand- children; Private service. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary

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