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Pastor Beautiann Kananiokuuhome Akau

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Pastor Beautiann Kananiokuuhome Akau, Daughter of Abraham Sr. and Fannie K. Akau(deceased), Born Sept. 28, 1954 at Kualoa Ranch, Oahu. She was an education assistant at Kaaawa Elementary School. She became an ordained Pastor in 2007 for His Highest Praise Kaaawa. In 2008 She graduated with a bachelors degree in Human Services from Pheonix Institute College. She is survived by her brothers: Abraham Jr. (Moselyn), William Keanu, James Aweau, Melvin Kalahiki Jr., Phillip Yung, Wesley Kalei, and Sisters Miracle L. Akau & Melvynette Pila, Aunties, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces, Nephews, Friends, and the Body of Christ. She was called home to Glory on September 7, and we will celebrate her life on October 7th, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel, 9:30 Visitation and 10:30 Services, burial to follow at 3:00 at Valley of the Temples cemetary.

Nolan L. Almodova

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68, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on June 30, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m. Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Oahu Cemetery Chapel.
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David Cababag

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75, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on August 15, 2017. He was born in Waipahu. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. on Monday, October 2, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Services: 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 3 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Henry Elden Caberto

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47, of Lanai City, Hawaii, died on September 15, 2017 at Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born on Lanai. Visitation: 5:00 pm; Services: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017 at Lanai City ILWU Union Hall. Mass: 10:00 am on September 30, 2017 at Sacred Hearts Of Jesus and Mary Church. Burial to follow at Lanai City Cemetery.
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Benjamin Buckles Cassiday, Jr.

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Benjamin Buckles Cassiday, Jr.Benjamin Buckles Cassiday, Jr., 95, passed away peacefully at his home in Niu Valley on Sept. 21, 2017. Ben was born in Honolulu on July 25, 1922, the son of Col. Benjamin Buckles Cassiday and Harriet Lucas Cassiday. Ben received his early schooling at Punahou and graduated from Culver Military Academy, Ind. in 1940 as Regimental Commander. He went on to the West Point, graduating in 1943, where he earned his pilot wings and commission as a 2nd lieutenant. Ben and his former wife, Barbara Dennison from Honolulu married in 1949, and had 3 beautiful children. Ben went on to have an honored military career in the United States Air Force. He was a command pilot with more than 4,500 flying hours, including more than 290 combat hours. Highlights of his career included being a World War II fighter pilot in France and Italy, an exchange pilot with the US Navy in 1950, the 1st Commander of Cadets at the US Air Force Academy in 1955, and Commandant of Air Force ROTC in 1972. His decorations and awards included the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cross, Soldier's Medal, Air Medal, 2 Navy Gold Stars, Presidential Unit Citation Medal, Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon, Navy Outstanding Service Medal, and the British Distinguished Flying Cross. He retired as a Brigadier General in November 1972. Upon retirement, he returned to his beloved Hawaiian Islands. In 1983, Ben married Suzanne Baldwin from Honolulu. They traveled the world and doted on their families. Suzie died peacefully on March 2002. Ben was past chairman of the Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation, past president of the Outrigger Canoe Club, past board member of the Pacific Air Museum, past trustee of the Falcon Foundation, honorary member of the American Fighter Aces Assoc., past member of the Rod & Gun Club and an active member of the Quiet Birdmen. Ben was not only known for his athleticism in the air as a fighter pilot, but also on the ground. He competed in the 1948 Olympic trials in the 400 meter hurdles, ran in the Penn Relays, and was an avid skier. Most important to Ben were his friends and family. He will be remembered for being a loyal, caring and generous friend. Ben was a true gentleman. He was the best father and grandfather any child could ask for. He spent all holidays, birthdays, and free time traveling the country to be with his family. Whether it was cheering for his kids and grandkids on the field, skiing with them or teaching them their ABC's, Ben was always there. They were all blessed to have had Ben in their lives, there are no words that can do him justice. Ben is survived by his daughter Carol Orr of Washington, DC, her husband Steve, his grandchildren, Stephen Jr., Casey and CJ, his great grandchildren, Benjamin and Grace, his step-daughters Christy Foytich and her husband Dick, Nancy Arnott and her husband Tom and Gail Alger and her husband Doug, his step- grandchildren Heather, Lauren, Megan, Alicia, Parker, Lani and Duncan, his 5 great step-grandchildren, Malia, Kalia, Harper, Kaitlyn and Eli, his brother Paul, his nephew, nieces and cousin, his former wife Barbara, and many, many friends including Harriet Wedeman. Waiting for him in heaven and at the "pool" in Niu are his beloved sons Jimmy and Ben, III - "Trip", and his wife Suzie. A service will be held on Friday, September 29, 1:30pm at the family home, 5621 Kalanianaole Highway. Please park across the street on W. Halemaumau Street. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the Pacific Air Museum Pearl Harbor. www.pacificaviationmuseum.org. denoting i/m/o Gen. Ben Cassiday.

Eloise R. Ching

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98, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 8, 2017. She was born in Wailuku, Maui. Services: 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 5 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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ELOISE (KIYOKO) RIYU CHING

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ELOISE (KIYOKO) RIYU CHING98, of Honolulu passed peacefully in her sleep on September 8, 2017. She was born in Wailuku, Maui on October 22, 1918 to Takejiro and Taki (Shiraishi) Riyu. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Lawrence C. Ching; sister Carol (Louis) Ogawa; brothers Masatsugu Riyu, Noboru (Katherine) Riyu and Melvyn Riyu. Eloise grew up on her parents' farm in Waikapu and attended Maui High. After high school, she attended Phillips Commercial School in Honolulu. In 1942, she married her high school sweetheart, Lawrence C. Ching. Eloise raised 5 children and was a long time employee of the FAA. After she retired, she and her husband enjoyed traveling the world and spending time with family and friends. She is survived by children Lawrence (Loretta) Ching, Ronald (Judy) Ching, Stanley (Elise) Ching, Patrick (Elisabeth) Ching and Sharon (Dave) Carsten, nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Please join us to celebrate Eloise's life at 3:30 PM Wednesday, October 4 at Borthwick Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Reception immediately following. Aloha attire. Mass and burial will be held on October 5. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Lanakila Pacific's Meals on Wheels program or Catholic Charities Hawai`i. Please visit memorial page at www.dignitymemorial.com.

Miriam B. Cox

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86, of Aiea, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on July 27, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:15 p.m. on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. on Monday, October 2 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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William Nourse Gorst

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84, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Kaneohe on September 14, 2017. He was born in Buffalo, New York. Private Services.
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Haruko Hayashi

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102, of Papaikou, Hawaii, died in Hilo on August 23, 2017. She was born in Papaikou. Private Services held.
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Glenn Seichi Ida

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67, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in New York on August 28, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Inurnment: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Jiro Koike

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90, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Kailua on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. He was born in Kailua, Hawaii. Private Services.
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Jerry Kunihiro

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78, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on September 21, 2017. He was born in Hilo. Private Services.
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Yuso Kurihara

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95, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 9, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Simeon K. Ling

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36, of Honolulu, HI, died in Aiea, HI on August 22, 2017. He was born in Honolulu, HI. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Valley of the Temples Chapel. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
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Valentina “Balen” “Tina” Millare

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83, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach on August 15, 2017. She was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Services: 10:00 a.m. on Monday, October 2 at Immaculate Conception Church, Ewa Beach. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Peggy Ayame Mito

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99, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on July 29, 2017. She was born in Puna, Hawaii. Private services.
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Haruko Miyashiro

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95, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 27, 2017. She was born in Waianae, Hawaii. Visitation: 1:00 p.m.; Services: 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.
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YOSHIMI NII

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YOSHIMI NII88, of Waipahu, passed away on September 4, 2017. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and was retired from the DOT Aiport Division. He is survived by wife Sharon; daughter Diana Hurst, hanai daughters, Stacie Kometani and Darcy Nii; sons, Nelson Nii and Tobey Nii; 6 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren and numerous nephews, nieces and dear friends. Services: 5:30 - 9:00 pm. on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 3, at Honolulu Central Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2313 Nuuanu Avenue. Luncheon to follow. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park, Kaneohe.

Meikwei L. Okamura

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Meikwei L. OkamuraAge 75, of Honolulu passed away on September 15, 2017. She was born in Taiwan. Private services were held. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

Violeta Sagucio Padre

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89, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 6, 2017. She was born in Makawao, Maui. Services: 5:00 p.m. October 04, 2017 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.
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DR. KLAUS DIETER RENNERT

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DR. KLAUS DIETER RENNERT1/8/1928 - 9/17/2017 Two years after suffering a debilitating stroke, Commander, retired, U.S. Navy, Klaus Dieter Rennert, M.D. died in Aiea, Hawaii, Sept. 17, 2017. Born in Muehlhausen, Germany, Jan. 8, 1928, Klaus D. Rennert lived in Germany through WW II, having been conscripted as a seventeen-year old teenager during the last few weeks of the war. The help of distant relatives in the State of Kansas made it possible for Klaus D. Rennert to emigrate to the United States in 1951, where in Baltimore, Maryland, he studied medicine at Johns Hopkins University. He received his M.D. degree magna cum laude from the University of Munich in 1957. In the 1950s he sponsored his mother and siblings Helga, Hal and Gary who joined him in Baltimore and in Wichita, Kansas, where, after marrying Jeanne, his daughters Patricia and Heidi were born. He specialized in dermatology in Denver, Colorado, where he and his family lived until 1983. After his divorce, Klaus D Rennert joined the U.S. Navy at the rank of Lieutenant Commander in 1983 in Long Beach, CA, and since 1985 in Aiea, Hawaii until 2011, when he retired. For more biographical detail about Klaus D. Rennert, U.S. Navy Chaplain Douglas Waite has published the booklet "God's Little Helper" at Hagadone Printing Co., Honolulu, HI 96819. Klaus D. Rennert is survived by his life-companion Patty, his daughters Sarah Oaks, Heidi Rennert, grandson Donovan, sister Helga Sallmon and three younger brothers Peter, Hal and Gary Rennert. Instead of flowers donations are appreciated at: Cress-Rennert Scholarship, Wichita State University Foundation, Wichita, Kansas 67220.

Shawn Forrest Sandry

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Shawn Forrest Sandry53, of Waipahu passed suddenly September 13 at Queen's West. The youngest son of the late Allen Forrest Sandry and brother of the late Thorn Erik Sandry, he is survived by mother, Irene Solon Sandry, brother, Rick (Daneen) Sandry, sisters, Alene and Shannon (Lau Togafau) Sandry and daughters Shalei Gall, Sheiana (Daniel) Poole and Sharisse (Travis) Kerr, granddaughter Sloane, and many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. He attended St. Joseph, Saint Louis and Waipahu High Schools. He was a general laborer working as a mechanic, mover, confine space/fire watch and server. He passed doing what he loved to do, fishing and crabbing for his Mom and family. Visitation begins at 9am, followed by Family Program at 10am and Mass at 11am on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at St. Joseph Church Waipahu.

Toshiko Fujioka Shon

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90, of Aiea, Hawaii, died in Pearl City on September 8, 2017. She was born in Hakalau. Private Services.
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Malaetele Soliai

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83, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 23, 2017. She was born in Fagalii, American Samoa. Visitation: 8:30 a.m.; Services: 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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May Setsuko Takamine

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73, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 10, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Monday, October 2, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Filifili Tealo Veniale

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60, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on September 14, 2017. She was born in Fakaofo, Tokelau. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Olive United Methodist Church.
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Yoshiko Yasui

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101, of Honolulu passed away on July 26, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born on Maui. She retired from cleaning houses for various families. She is survived by her daughters, Karen (Clifford) Chang and Judy Lau; and 3 grandchildren. Private services held. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

ROSE FUNG KEEN YIM

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Age 92, of Mililani, passed away on Aug. 16, 2017. She was born on Sep. 27, 1924 to Horace and Alice Siu. Preceded in death by daughter, Jody. Survived by son, Ronald (Linda), daughter Nola Coston (Seattle, WA), brothers Walter (Goldie), Stanley (Edwina), sisters Margaret and Irene, grand- children Tami, Daron, Kia (Seattle, WA) and Reid, seven great- grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. Private services were held.

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