Archive for November 16th, 2017

Steven Akina, Jr.

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52, of Hauula, Hawaii, died in Hauula on October 26, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Celebration of Life: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 54-037 Hauula Homestead Road.
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Janet M. Chin

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Janet Miki Chin, 60, passed away peacefully on October 13th, 2017 in Kailua. She is survived by Jaynelle "Jay" Toguchi. Nephews: Daniel "Kaui" Chin, and Jonathan "Kaipo" Chin. Services will be Private. Arrangements Provided By: Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary

Sarah Kealoha Duarte

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77, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died on November 2, 2017 in Kaneohe. She was born on February 29, 1940 in Honolulu. Celebration of Life: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the Duarte residence, 45-540 Liula St., Kaneohe. Private burial.
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Juanita Echalas

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84, of Wailuku, Maui, died in Wailuku on October 29, 2017. She was born in Badoc, Philippines. Visitation: 8:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Ballard Family Mortuary, Kahului. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.
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Akiyo Mori Honjo

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Akiyo Mori HonjoOf Wailua Houselots, Kauai, passed away Saturday, November 11, 2017, at the age of 103 years old. She was the oldest of 11 children. She attended Eleele Elementary School and was owner of Ma's Family Restaurant, with her husband Masao Honjo, for over 40 years before closing her business January of 2007 at the age of 92 years old. Since then, her daughter Amy has been her caregiver. She was predeceased by her father Kiyoshi Mori and mother Hazue Kawaguchi Mori and husband of 36 years, Masao Honjo. Grandma Honjo or just "Ma" as she liked to be called by her family and customers, is survived by 2 brothers and 3 sisters. She raised 3 children, Amy (Sueharu-deceased) Umakoshi, Herbert (Fay-deceased) Honjo and Harriet (Tsutao) Morioka. She has 11 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, 1 great great-grandson. Derek (Rebekah) Umakoshi, sons, Alex and Ian. Wesley (Sandra) Umakoshi and daughter Kristin. Terry (Kent) Ogomori and sons, Kelsey and Korey. Alan (Shanna) Umakoshi and daughter, Alanna. Mike (Sheri) Umakoshi and their daughters Rylee, Lara and Sachi. Tammie (Russell) Uyeda and their daughters, Courtney, Lyndsey and Sydney, Mitzi (Wade) Yamamoto and their daughters Tobi Sibolboro and Tirah Yamamoto, Paige (Cleve) Javier and their children Drake and Grace, Naomi (Darren) Wakano and their children Dylan and Lacey, Mae (Darin) Asato and their children Brandon and Kaitlyn, and Danny (Julie) Morioka and their daughters Kylie and Sarah. She is also survived by her great great-grandson, Reegan Sibolboro. The family would like to thank the staff and management of Hale Kupuna Heritage Home and especially Dr. Liliane Kheng who was Ma's physician at Kuhio Medical Center and the staff of Kuhio Medical Center and Dr. Yee of Honolulu for the short time Ma was at Hale Kupuna. Ma died of natural causes and is beginning her new "GYO" in the spiritual world. We love you always. Prayer services will be held at Tensho-Kotai-Jingu Kyo on November 18, 2017 at 1 p.m. Family requests no flowers or monetary gifts. Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Florence L.K. Kong Kee

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55, of Honolulu, died in San Diego, California on October 7, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Services: 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at St. Augustine Church, Honolulu. Inurnment: 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 20 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Kevin Dong Kim

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68, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 2, 2017. He was born in Dajeon, Korea. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery, Kaneohe.
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Takeo Masusako

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87, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died on October 5, 2017 in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Mildred S. Uchida

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85, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 28, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Seijitsu “Lefty” Yogi

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92, of Hilo, Hawaii died in Hilo on October 16, 2017. He was born in Papaikou. Private Services held.
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