Archive for November 29th, 2017

Rizal Damo Bayudan

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82, of Haleiwa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on October 16, 2017. He was born in San Nicholas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 5:15 p.m. on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Services: 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 4 at St. Michael Catholic Church, Waialua. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Aaron E. De Cambra

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63, of Waianae, Hawaii, died in Waianae on November 25, 2017. He was born in Wailuku.
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Siu Fun Chan

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86, of Honolulu, died on Sunday, November 12, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born in Cui Heng, China. Private services were held.
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Dominic Allen Flores

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47, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 22, 2017. He was born in West Covena, California.
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Robert James Gage

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71, of Aiea, Hawaii, died in Aiea on November 20, 2017. He was born in New Jersey. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 4, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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George Toshihiko Hamamura

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92, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on October 2, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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SANDRA SUMIKO ARASAKI HIGUCHI

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70, of Honolulu, a retired Wilson Elementary School Teacher, passed away November 9, 2017 in Honolulu. Survived by husband, Glenn Higuchi; daughter, Cori (Doug) Muraoka; son, Marc (Chie) Higuchi; 2 grandchildren; sisters, Deborah (Rodney) Aihara and Gail (Glen) Sakagawa. Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. Sunday December 3, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, East Chapel. Service begins at 4:00 p.m. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Lee, Robert Y. H. and Lee, Molly K. H.

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Lee, Robert Y. H. and Lee, Molly K. H. LEE, ROBERT Y. H. March 5, 1918- November 16, 2017 LEE, MOLLY K. H. May 23, 1921- July 13, 2006 Robert Y. H. Lee was born in Hilo, Hawaii on March 5, 1918. He married the love of his life, Molly K. H. Ko on January 27, 1940. They were inseparable until July 13, 2006 when Molly passed away after 66 years of marriage. They shared their love of life with everyone they met. Robert and Molly did everything together (golfing, bowling, playing cards, traveling...) Robert was a devoted Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, and Uncle. He was loved by everyone who knew him. Robert passed away peacefully at home with family at his side on November 16, 2017. He is survived by his three children, Robert Jr. (Pearl), Charles (Mabel), Jewel Tedrick (John); Grandchildren, David Tedrick (Kathy), Steven Lee (Emi), and Liana Lee; Great Grandchildren, Tristan and Piper Lee, as well as his sister Mary Jane Lee, his brothers Donald Lee (Elaine) and John Lee and many nephews and nieces. Robert lived a full and happy life and always brought laughter and love to everyone. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends and remain in our hearts and thoughts forever. At his request no formal services will be held. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Narciso Limatoc, Jr.

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84, of Ewa Beach, HI, died in Ewa Beach on Saturday, October 28, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. on Friday, December 1, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Inurnment: 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 5 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
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Miles Min Murakami

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71, of Pearl City, Hawaii, died in Pearl City on October 28, 2017. He was born in Puunene, Maui. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel.
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LILLIAN BOYD MYERS

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LILLIAN BOYD MYERSborn on November 28, 1922 in Boston Massachusetts, passed away peacefully and comfortably with her family by her side at her home in Reno, Nevada on November 20, 2017. Lil studied at the Melrose Hospital, Melrose Massachusetts from 1941-1944 graduating with her Registered Nursing Diploma. She entered the Army Medical Corps to serve in WWII. While in the Army stationed in Hawaii she fell in love with her husband Pierce, who was an Army Air Corps pilot. They married in 1947 and enjoyed 57 years of marriage together and raised five happy children while living in locations around the world as a military family. She was preceded in death by her father Thomas Archibald Boyd, mother Annie Florence, brothers Harry, Garrett & James and her husband Pierce M. Myers, Jr. and one grandson. Lil is survived by her children, Susan Miller (Bob), Janice Olsen (Rich), Pierce III (Jessie), Gary (Elaine), and Doug (Julie). She is also survived by 6 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Memorial services will be held at Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Hawaii at a later date. In lieu of flowers, Lillian had requested that donations be made to The Woman's Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery, Washington DC. To donate, please go to fundrazr.com and search for 20-4-20.

Jeanne Mieko Oshiro

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89, of Mililani, died in Honolulu on Monday, October 30, 2017. She was born in Lahaina, Maui. Private services held.
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STEVEN PULAWA

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STEVEN PULAWABorn on March 4, 1945 in Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away on October 29, 2017 at Avalon Care Center. He is survived by sons, Steven K. Pulawa (Rebecca), Nathan A. Pulawa; daughters, Heather M. Pulawa, Maile I. Pulawa; 3 grandchildren, Taleina Hinalea Ume Murata, Thalia Mokihana Pulawa, Scarlet Roselani Pulawa; brothers, Wilford K., Lawrence L., Herbert S.; sisters, Marian K. Fifitanuia, Joyce K. Sang, Lavenda J. Saberon (Ata), Maydell Osterloh, Roberta M. Palakiko Westbrooks (John). Visitation: 9:00am-11:00am; Services: 11:30am-12:30pm, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - 45-150 Waikalua Rd., Kaneohe Chapel. Burial: 1:00 pm at Greenhaven Memorial Park.

Jerome Kimo Robarts

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61, of Honolulu passed away on November 12, 2017. He was born in Honolulu to Betty Claire Decker and Alfred Earl Robarts. He is survived by his daughter, Teaira Robarts of Laton, California; three grandsons, Nathan Jr., Joseph, and Edward Swanson, of Rohnert Park, California; and two sisters, Noenoe K. Silva of Honolulu, and Claire L. Silva of Sierra Vista, Arizona. Visitation at 12:00 and Services at 1:00 on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Kailua.

Florence Fumie Samoson

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88, of Mililani, Hawaii, died in Ewa on October 21, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services held.
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BENJAMIN SAO

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Benjamin Sao 83-Mana, Kauai. Kahuku 54 & Korean Vet. Peacefully passed on 11/21 in Honolulu. Survived by wife -Sylvia Tubal, sons - Maynard, Don, Derek, Malcom, Dean, daughters-Joey, Liane, Sandy and 18 grandchildren. Memorial Service will be in California.

CHARLOTTE SCHALL

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CHARLOTTE SCHALLIt is with a heavy heart to say farewell to the love of my life, my wife of 52 years, Charlotte Schall who passed away on November 16 after a long battle with cancer. She was born on January 5, 1937 in Riedern, Switzerland. Joining me, Peter H. Schall, in my sorrow are our daughter Michelle Schall, her partner Joseph Torres, our grand- daughter Malia, in Switzerland her sister Lilly, her brothers: Robert, Christian, and Rene, and their families, and her cousin Esther Schaer-Haesler. Charlotte will always be in our hearts, and we all share many years of beautiful memories. A Celebration of Life and a Last Aloha to Charlotte will be held on January 5, 2018.

Deborah Keiko Sekine

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64, of Honolulu, passed away on October 28, 2017. Born in Honolulu, she was a data processing systems analyst for the City and County of Honolulu. She is survived by her husband, Andrew; sister, Gail (Oren) Sugita; niece, Tysha Konishi; nephew, Gavin Sugita; and mother, Yaeko Isa. Private services were held at Makiki Christian Church. The family requests no gifts. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Lois Masako Shin

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57, of Kaneohe, died in Honolulu, Hawaii on Tuesday October 31, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by her husband Darren Shin; children; Starr Shin, Rayna Tacuban and Lawrence Tacuban; sisters; Joan Takazono and Nora Nagahisa. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Key Project in Kahaluu, Hawaii.

Ok Sun Shin

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80, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 6, 2017. She was born in Tae Chun, South Korea.
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John K. Swift, Jr.

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81, of Wahiawa, HI, died on October 22, 2017 in Wahiawa. He was born in Ulupalakua, Maui. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Virginia “Ginger” A. Tornbom

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93, of Honolulu, died on November 1, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born in Florence, CO. Visitation: 2:30PM; Services: 3:00PM on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Punahou School, Thurston Memorial Chapel.
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Kawasaki Masayo “Masae” Watanabe

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103, of Honolulu, died on Friday, November 17, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born on October 9, 1914. Visitation: 4 p.m.; Services: 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin.
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FLORA KINUE YAMASAKI

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FLORA KINUE YAMASAKI FLORA KINUE YAMASAKI TAKEKAWA Flora Kinue Yamasaki Takekawa, age 90, passed away on October 20, 2017, at her home in Kailua surrounded by her family. Born on April 12, 1927, at the New Mill sugar plantation near Ele'ele on Kaua'i, she grew up in Kukui'ula and graduated from Kaua'i High School in 1945. She continued her studies at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa where she obtained her bachelor's and master's degrees in education. After marrying Claude Takekawa in 1950, Flora went on to a fulfilling 37 year career with the Hawai'i State Department of Education, including 20 years as a teacher and principal at Kailua High School. After retiring in 1987, she enjoyed traveling the world with Claude and spending time with her family in their Maunawili home. She was preceded in death by Claude and is survived by sons Roy (Kristine), Kevin (Sally), John, and Paul (Lynn Yempuku); grandchildren Sarah (Voltaire Sinigayan), Stacy, Hannah, Keoni, and Mia; great-grand daughter Kolby Kinue; and brother Thomas (Tsugi) Yamasaki. In lieu of flowers and koden, the family requests donations be made in Flora's name to Hospice Hawai'i, 860 Iwilei Road, Honolulu, HI, 96817 (https://www.hospicehawaii.org/make-a-gift/donate/). At Flora's request, a private service was held.

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