Archive for November 8th, 2017

Eleanor Cecelia Ewaleilani Apolo

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90, of Nanakuli, Hawaii, died in Queen's West on October 22, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 8:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at St. Rita's Catholic Church. Burial to follow at Nanakuli Homestead Cemetery.
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Gertrude E. L. Ching

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90, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 18, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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Henry Collins

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88, of Hilo, HI, formerly of Sacramento, CA, died on October 25, 2017 at the Hilo Medical Center. He was born in El Paso, TX on April 12, 1929. A Memory of Life service will be held at a later date.
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Harold B. Cushman, Jr.

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76, of Kaunakakai, Hawaii, died on November 3, 2017 in Phippsburg, Maine. He was born on June 21, 1941 in Salem, Massachusetts. Services: 1:00 p.m. on Friday, November 10, 2017 at UCC. Burial to follow at Brooklawn Memorial Park, Portland, Maine.
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Yolanda L. De’Asis

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62, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on October 17, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Inurnment: 3 PM on Wednesday, November 15 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Chi Duy Doan

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95, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 28, 2017. He was born in North Vietnam. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Co-Cathedral of Saint Theresa. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temple Memorial Park.
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Elizabeth Louis Lemke Dower

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90, of Kaimuki, Hawaii, died in Kaimuki on October 25, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Robert J. Dupuis

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69, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 29, 2017. He was born in Grandby, Canada. Private Services held.
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Mack A. Freeman

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75, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 18, 2017. He was born in Dublin, Georgia. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Mauka Chapel.
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Nobue Yasutake Igarashi

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87, of Lihue, Kauai, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital on November 1, 2017. She was born on November 7, 1929 on Kauai. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Service: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Lihue Baptist Church.
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Kimeona Waianuhea Kanaulu

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58, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach on October 20, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel.
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Shigeo “Bob” Maekawa

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93, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 30, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Nuunau Memorial Park & Mortuary.
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Helen S. Matsumoto

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89, of Honolulu, died on September 27, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. Services: 6:00pm on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at SGI-USA Hawaii Culture Center.
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Carol S. Mori

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CAROL S. MORI 81, of Honolulu died on October 30, 2017. At her request a private service was held. Please visit www.monarchsociety.com for her full obituary.

Tomiko Kawasaki Nakamura

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95, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 1, 2017. She was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at The Honolulu Tabernacle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter--day Saints, Makiki Ward.
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Tamayo O. Nitta

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100, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 24, 2017. She was born in Waialua. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Huenelle Noelani “Nani” Oshiro

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December 18, 1948 -October 7, 2017 Nani Oshiro, 68, of Honolulu, a retired Administrative Clerk for the State of Hawaii, passed away on October 7, 2017. She is survived by husband Howard; sons Sohn (Nicole) and Blake (Janelle) Lee; daughter Chanelle (Byron) Cadiz; step-children Kendall, Kurt, Seneca, Anna and Stacy; brothers Hugo Kanae, Brian, Eric and Mark Liu; sisters Harriet Iona, Ann Kenitz, Laurie Mateo, Cecily Naval and Gayle Lani; 8 grandchildren and 7 step-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m.; Services: 10 a.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No Flowers. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Godfrey Manoi Pabo

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62, of Lihue, Kauai, died on October 31, 2017 at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born on March 11, 1955 in Lihue, Kauai.
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John William Keaina’okamamalu Rosa

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39, of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 14, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel.
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Patricia “Patty” Ann (Silva Mattos) Shimabuku

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73, of Makakilo, passed away on October 7, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by her husband Benedict "Tsune" Shimabuku; Her children; Dominic (Celine) Mattos, Ramona (Kini) Bishop, Robert (Belinda) Mattos and Heath (Denise) Mattos. 7 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; Sisters; Lorraine (Raymond) Batalona, Norma Jean Mattos, Bernie Chamizo and Theresa (Kenny) Isham; Brothers; Manuel (Janet) Mattos, Jr., Bobby (Sun) Mattos and Stanley Mattos. Preceded in death by brother Herbert Arnold. Services will be held on Monday, November 13th, 2017 at St. Jude Catholic Church in Makakilo at 9:30 a.m.. ~ Lunch to follow ~

Kiyoko S. Takushi

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79, of Kailua, died in Kailua on October 3, 2017. She was born in Peru. Visitation: 3 p.m.; Services: 4 p.m. on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Sister Anne-Marie Tamanaha

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86, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died at Malia O Ka Malu Convent in Honolulu on October 20, 2017. She was born in Makawao, Maui, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.: Eulogy followed by Mass: 10:45 a.m. on Friday, November 10, 2017 at St. Patrick's Church. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
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Teodorica Agustin Tapaoan

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101, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 30, 2017. She was born in Isabela, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Services: 9:00 a.m. on Monday, November 13 at Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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EARL EMEI TERUYA

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93 of Honolulu, Hawaii passed away on October 16, 2017 at home. He was a retired Fire Captain with the Honolulu Fire Department. Survived by son Duane I. (Audrey) Teruya, daughter: Rochelle (John Shupe) Teruya, 1 grandchild, sister: Patsy Nakama. Visitation Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. A Funeral Service will begin at 10:00 a.m., Graveside Service 12:30 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual Attire and No Flowers.

Linda Naomi Kauhane Thomas

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74, of Volcano, HI, died on October 17, 2017 in Hilo, HI. She was born in Honolulu, HI. Visitation: 10:00 am; Service: 11:00 am on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Hilo-New Hope.
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Judith Lynn Trubiana

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64, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 4, 2017. She was born in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. Private Services.
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Magdaleno Santella Villalun

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66, of Las Vegas, Nevada, died in Nevada on September 17, 2017. He was born in San Juan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Memorial Service: 6:00 p.m. on Friday, November 10, 2017 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel.
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JUDGE BETTY M. VITOUSEK

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JUDGE BETTY M. VITOUSEKTwo events have been scheduled in memory of Betty Morrison Vitousek, former Senior Judge of the Family Court, whose obituary appeared in the Star-Advertiser on August 30. Her funeral service will be held at 2 pm (visitation 1-2 pm) on Saturday, November 18 at the Cathedral of St. Andrew, 229 Queen Emma Square. In addition, the Hawaii Supreme Court is convening a special session in honor of Judge Vitousek at 4 pm on Friday, November 17 in the 2nd floor courtroom of Aliiolani Hale, 417 S. King Street. Members of the public are welcome to attend both events. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Judge Vitousek may be directed to the Legal Aid Society of Hawaii or the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Judge Vitousek was born Betty Belle Morrison on March 9, 1919, in Wenatchee, Washington. After serving in the American Red Cross overseas during WW II, she graduated from Stanford Law School in 1948, together with her husband Roy A. Vitousek Jr. of Honolulu. She was appointed to the Circuit Court in 1970, where she served for 18 years, including more than 10 years as Senior Administrative Judge of the Family Court. She was instrumental in creating a model for family court systems across the country, initiating a range of new programs and services to address the needs of Hawaii's children and families. Judge Vitousek received numerous awards for her contributions, including an honorary doctorate in humane letters from the University of Hawaii in 1992. Judge Vitousek died in Honolulu on August 28, 2017, at the age of 98. She was predeceased by husband Roy (Pete) Vitousek, brother Frank Morrison, and sister Raeburn Morrison Hagen. She is survived by two sons, Peter (Pamela Matson) and Roy (Sharon) Vitousek III, and by daughter Kelly (Frederic Manke) Vitousek, as well as six greatly loved grandchildren: Maren (Michael Niemack) Vitousek; Sean (Sylvia), Michael (Katie), and Malia Vitousek; Michael and Liana Vitousek. She is also survived by five great-granddaughters, Linnea Elizabeth Niemack, Juliana Leleua Niemack, Rainey Jane Vitousek, Coral Belle Vitousek, and Merigold Maria Vitousek, and by 13 nieces and nephews.

Hilda Takako Yagi

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91, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on September 26, 2017. She was born in Himeji, Japan. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Young Soon Yoo

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82, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 29, 2017. She was born in Tunju, Souh Korea. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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