Archive for October 13th, 2017

Ruth H.Y. Chang

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94, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 20, 2017. She was born in Kahaluu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel. Burial:2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Phyllis R. Constantino

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95, of Pearl City, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 19, 2017. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Pearl City. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Socorro Santos Corpus

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92, of Waipahu, HI, died in Aiea on September 7, 2017. She was born in Naguilian, Isabella, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Burial: 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
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Maxwell Alofamoni and John Tautuamoni Duffy-Kaanaana

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Twin sons, of Waipahu, died on Monday, September 18, 2017 at Kapiolani Hospital. Visitation: 9:00 am; Mass: 9:30am on Saturday, October 14 at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipahu.
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Samuel Guerrero Garcia

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76, of Honolulu, died in Kaiser Medical Center in Honolulu on September 25, 2017. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 9 a.m.; Services: 10 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary-East Chapel. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
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Thelma R. De Jesus

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88, of Kailua, died in Kailua on September 22, 2017. She was born in Lahaina. Visitation: 9:30 AM; Services: 10:30 AM on Friday, October 20, 2017 at St. Anthony of Padua. Burial: 1 PM on Friday, October 20 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Josephine Kurashima

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Josephine Kurashima, age 94, passed away peacefully at home on September 11, 2017. She was born on September 26, 1922 in Denver Colorado and worked as the office manager for her husband's dental office. She is preceded in death & now reunited with husband Masaru Kurashima. Josephine is survived by sons: Michael (Aileen), Tim (Rita), Jeff (Audrey), John (Mona); daughters: Pat Uesugi (Bill), Mary Janet "Maja" Jones (Jim); 11 Grandchildren & 8 Great-Grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters: Julie Isawa (Dick) & Esther Hall. Services: Private Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Carol Fumiko Lapier

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90, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 3, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services held.
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Shu Qiong Liang

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93, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 28, 2017. She was born in Guangdong, China. Services: 9:00 a.m. on Monday, October 16, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Makai Chapel. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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WILLIAM “BILL” MAHAS

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WILLIAM 75, from Honolulu, Hawaii passed away on October 1, 2017. There will be a Celebration of his Life on October 14, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Magic Island, Honolulu Hawaii.

Mitsuye Miyashiro

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91, of Waipahu, HI, died in Waipahu on September 25, 2017. She was born in Waipahu. Private services.
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Susumu Oshima

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91, of Kainaliu, Hawaii, died at The Regency at Hualalai, Kailua-Kona on September 25, 2017. He was born in Kainaliu. Visitation: 2:00 p.m.; Memorial Service: 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Daifukuji Soto Mission in Honalo, Hawaii.
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Michael “Mike” De Los Santas Pacana

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64, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on October 4, 2017. He was born in Salinas, California. Services to be held at a later date.
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Annie Quihano Ravey

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91, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo, on September 13, 2017. She was born in Kau, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Burial: 12:00 p.m. at East Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2.
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Patricia Ann Shimabuku

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73, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 7, 2017. She was born in Honolulu.
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Edwin Ward Smith

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75, of Waianae, died in Honolulu on October 3, 2017. He was born in Stonecreek, WV. Celebration of Life: 1:00pm on Saturday, October 14 at Pokai Bay.
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Takeshi Tabata

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91, of Waipahu, HI, died in Ewa Beach on August 23, 2017. He was born in Pearl City, HI. Private Services.
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Suzanne C. Thiessen

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82, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on October 4, 2017. She was born in Muncie, Indiana. Private services.
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Leroy Wilbert Vierra, Sr.

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Leroy Wilbert Vierra, Sr.Age 83, of Kaneohe, passed away September 7, 2017. He was born in Honolulu and was a retired maintenance supervisor for Hawaiian Electric Company. He is survived by children, Laurie (Scott) Howard, Linda Vierra, Leroy (Lynn) Vierra, Jr., Michael (Christal) Vierra; siblings, Margaret Okamoto, Richard and Bernard Vierra, Kathleen Pasqual; 8 grandchildren and 5 great- grandchildren. Private services were held. Condolences c/o Michael Vierra, 45-555 Halekou Road, Kaneohe, HI 96744. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Christine Leilani Wilcox

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Christine Leilani WilcoxChristine Leilani Wilcox passed away August 17, 2017 after a brave fight with cancer; her husband, Ricky Wilcox, of twenty-six years was right by her side. She was born on September 9, 1965 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Henry L. and Esther E. Williams and spent most of her childhood in Ewa Beach. She graduated from James Campbell High School in 1983. Prior to pursuing higher education, she worked at The Old Spaghetti Factory, Hilton Hawaiian Village, The Black Orchid, and World Caf. She received her Bachelor of Education from UH Manoa in 2003 and began teaching English at Nanakuli High School later that year. She earned her Master of Arts in Education in 2008. Christine enjoyed participating in Yoga and Zumba at Impact Fitness Ohana and has a special love for her sisters there. She radiated physical beauty! The people in her life were touched by her kindness, warmth, big heart, and loving spirit. Her family is everything to her. She is survived by husband Ricky K. Wilcox; daughter Lena Ann Sullivan; son Kanealii (Tayzha) Wilcox; daughter Vraunwyn (Brian) Denny; son Sorin Wilcox; mother Esther Fernandes; brothers Henry (Stephanie) Williams, Dennis (Kimi) Maele, Clifford (Tricia) Williams, Koa (Laurie) Maele, Duke Maele and Bronson (Laverne) Maele; sisters Dorothea (Robert) Kaapana, Phoebe (Clifton) Sato, Tabitha (Kyle) Mizuno; grandchildren Loralei and Logan, and fur-baby, Ziggy. Services will be held on Sunday, October 15th at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel, Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. ~ May we experience glimpses of you in every Sunrise and Sunset. Rest well, beloved Queen. Have a sunshine day. ~

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