Archive for March 15th, 2017

James Kalani Bailey

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63, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Monday, January 16, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel.
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Nestor Fabian Benitez

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60, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach on Saturday, February 18, 2017. He was born in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 - 9:00 pm on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.
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Forrest David Bennett

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Age 88, of Honolulu passed away on March 5, 2017. He was born in French Lick, Orange County, Indiana and was the founder and owner of Bennett Engineers. He was preceded in death by son Phil. Forrest is survived by wife Janice; daughter Margo; grand- children Austin and Bianca; two great-grandchildren and sister Joan (Phil) Smith. Visitation 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 11:30 a.m. Private scattering of ashes at a later date. Aloha attire. Lei and loose flowers welcome. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

Clo-Ann Kahelelani McCabe Fuertes

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Age 60, of Aiea passed away on February 19, 2017. She was born in Honolulu and was a Serco administrative/warehouse employee and a former John Mullen claims specialist. She is survived by husband Mark; sons Jordan (Olivia) Higgins, Ryan (Janelle) Higgins, Keoni (Zachalyn) Fuertes, Keoki Fuertes and Kekoa Fuertes; daughters Cristy Ann Higgins and Abcde Romero; 14 grandchildren; mother Lilian Lilinoe McCabe; sisters Sarah Kaina, Donna Gomes, Finnie Duque, Marlene Kamaunu and Raynette McCabe. Visitation 5 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

RUDY AGUILAR GANITANO

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RUDY AGUILAR GANITANOAge 70, of Kapolei, HI, passed away January 31, 2017 in Ewa Beach. He was born July 9, 1946 in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. A member of the Journeymans Union #368 & Carpenters Union #745, Sarrat Association of Hawaii, St. Jude and St. Joseph Catholic Church. He is survived by wife, Susan Domingo Ganitano; son, Rusdy Sean Domingo Ganitano; brothers, Ruben (Jovie) Ganitano, Alexander Ganitano, Roland (Helen) Ganitano; hanai brother, Marcon Aguilar; sisters, Zenaida (Cirilo) Agno, Hortencia (Renny Sr.) Cabal, Imelda (Henry) Martinez, Edith (Dennis) Tingey, Letty Ganitano, Evangeline "Vangie" (Cesar) Ribao. Visitation 5:30 p.m., Sunday (Mar. 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m., Monday (Mar. 20) at St. Jude Catholic Church, Makakilo. Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Tayahana K. S. Gibbs

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5 months, of Wailuku, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Thursday, February 16, 2017. She was born in Wailuku. Services: 12:00 noon on Saturday, March 18 at Suda Beach, South Kihei, Maui.
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Rudy Tsutomu Hirota

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87, of Hilo, died in Hilo on Saturday, February 25, 2017. He was born in Mountain View. Visitation: 4:00 p.m.; Services: 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel.
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Clifford E.S.H. Ho

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85, of Waianae, Hawaii, died in Waianae on Sunday, February 26, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 am; Services: 10:00 am on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Sacred Heart Church, Waianae.
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Jesse Puaokalani Kalawa

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66, of Waianae, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Thursday, February 16, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Sylvianne M. Kameoka

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76, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday, January 25, 2017. She was born in 'O'okala, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:30a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Shintoku Kise

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96 of No. Kohala, passed away peacefully on February 20, 2017 at Oceanside Assisted Living Center in Hauula on Oahu. He retired from Kohala Sugar Company as a mill supervisor and continued with his passions of fishing, gardening, and simply "fixing" things. He is predeceased by his daughters Jane Kise and Georgianne Kise; survived by his wife of 74 years, Harue, daughters Barbara (Gus), Cynthia (Warren), 6 grandchildren, 6 great grand- children; siblings Kikue Takaki, Tomie Brady (Dee Jay), Shinso (Sally) and many nephews and nieces. A memorial celebration will be planned in No. Kohala at a later date as per his wishes. No Koden.

Richard “Chid” Labra, Sr.

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76, of Lake Stevens, Washington, died in Lake Stevens on Sunday, October 2, 2016. He was born in Kahuku, Hawaii. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel.
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ALFREDO FLORES MAGPOC

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ALFREDO FLORES MAGPOCAlfredo Flores Magpoc, 82, passed away on Jan. 20, 2017, in Manila, Philippines. He was a submariner for the U.S. Navy, and retired after 20 years. He then worked at and retired from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Interment will be March 23 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl) at 2 p.m. He will be interred along with wife Soledad Mostajo Magpoc, who passed away in Oct. 2005. They met and were married in Cavite City, Philippines. They are survived by sons Perry, Glenn, Chris and Andrew; daughters-in- law Tina and Julie; as well as grandchildren Jordan, Arielle, Cameron, Adrien, Ethan, Maile and Landon. Alfredo also is survived by current wife Estelita and her children. You are both loved. God bless and rest in peace.

Elwood K. Mott, Jr.

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75, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. He was born in Seattle, Washington. Services: 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 20, 2017 at The National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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Scott A. Munson

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66, of Kapolei, HI, died in Kapolei on Thursday, January 19, 2017. He was born in Estherville, Iowa. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Services: 10:45 a.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Mildred “Millie” Nacapuy

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78, of Wahiawa, HI, died in Wahiawa on Sunday, February 19, 2017. She was born in Kekaha, HI. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Wahiawa. Services: 11:00 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Takashi “Hank” “Henry” Omiya

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91, of Aiea passed away on March 10, 2017. Born in Waimalu. He retired from the Federal Government - Department of Defense as a Navy Auditor. His wife Doris preceded him in death. He survived by his son, Stephen; daughter Carolyn Fukuda (Wesley); four grandchildren; four great grandchildren and sister, Mildred Furutani. Services will be held on March 20, 2017 (Monday) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; 5 PM visitation 6 PM service. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Praxedes Tapucol Pila

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51, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. She was born in the Philippines. Visitation: 5:00 pm; Services: 6:00 pm on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary Chapel.
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Rustico A. Rivera

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93, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. He was born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte Philippines. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Our Lady of the Mount. Burial: 12:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
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Miles Yukuo Shigemura

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Age 71, of Pearl City and formerly of Manoa, passed away on February 26, 2017. He was born in Honolulu and was a luthier at Harry's Music Store. Miles is survived by wife Faye Shigemura; children Reid Shigemura and Karen Kamihara; granddaughters Sasha and Elliot; brothers Roy and Denis Shigemura (Alex) and sister Norma Parado (Gerald Ting). Visitation 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 6 p.m. Inurnment service 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl). Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

Lee-J Thomas Shimeld

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39, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. He was born in Lynn, Massachusetts. Services to be held in Lynn, Massachusetts.
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Felipa Pasion Simon

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94, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel. March 18 Visitation: 8:30 a.m.; Mass: 9:30 a.m. at St. Anthony - Kalihi Parish; Burial: 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 18 at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Arrangements Provided By: Borthwick Mortuary

Moses M. Solomon, Jr.

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66, of Kahuku, Hawaii, died in Kahuku on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. He was born in Kahuku. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, North Stake Center, Laie. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Laie Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Angela C. Stempel

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98, of Honolulu, Hawaii died in Honolulu on Thursday, February 16, 2017. She was born in Manhattan, New York. Private Services.
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YAEKO SUGAI

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YAEKO SUGAIAge 92, of Pearl City, Hi. passed away on February 15, 2017 at Kaiser Moanalua Medical Center. She was born September 19, 1924 in Hawi, HI. Yaeko moved to Ewa, Oahu in the early 1940's and quickly found housekeeping work for the wives of several Ewa Plantation supervisors. Years later, she took the advice of one of the wives, Ruth Orcutt Bacon, by applying for a state job as a cafeteria worker. She worked at a number of leeward schools until retirement and made many life-long friends. Yaeko is survived by her husband of 74 years, Wallace R. Sugai; daughter Sandra "Sandi" Yara and grandson Colin "Co" Yara. Son Scott Sugai pre-deceased her. Services will be held on Sunday, March 19 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Visitation 10 am; memorial service 11 am; refreshments and lunch to follow. Casual attire.

Jane Fumiko Takamine

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97, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. She was born in Hilo, Hawaii. Private Services held.
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Lancelota Tuua Jr.

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51, of Honolulu, died in Kuakini Medical Center on Sunday, February 26, 2017. He was born in American Samoa. Visitation: 9:00 am on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm at Chapel. Burial: 2:00 pm at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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RAYNES FERNANDEZ VIDAD

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Age 29, of Ewa Beach, HI passed away February 2, 2017 in Aiea. Born March 20, 1987 in Honolulu, HI. He is survived by mother, Juanita G. Vidad; brother, Raphael F. Vidad. Visitation 6:00 p.m. Sunday (March 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; wake service 7:15 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Monday (March 20) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Bernice B.K. Young

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87, of Kailua, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary Maunakea, Chapel. Private Burial.
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