Archive for April 8th, 2018

Paul Lee

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98, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on March 11, 2018. He was born in Kamaee, Hawaii. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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Adela Mendiola Salas Libed

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83, of Waianae, died in Waianae on March 14, 2018. She was born in Guam. Visitation: 5:00pm Services: 6:00pm on Friday, April 13 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary.
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AURELIANA “GLORIA” TUMACDER LIMON

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AURELIANA 88, of Honolulu, Hawai'i, passed away February 19, 2018 in Las Vegas. She was born on August 9, 1929, in Kahuku, to Jacinto and Enemecia Tumacder. Gloria was preceded in death by her beloved husband Alfredo to whom she married in 1953 - with his passing in 2007. She is survived by her daughter, Valerie (Roland) Nishimura; grandchildren, Dawn, Keone, Keaka, Deanna, along with 3 great-grandchildren and daughter Adeline "Addie" Carpio; grand- children, Garrett and Grant; Sisters, Dolores Maria Canianes and Rosita (Richard) Magno and brother, Policarpio "Kuly Patrick" Tumacder. Gloria was a loving mom, grandmother, sister and friend. Her kindness, smile, sense of humor, and genuine heart of gold touched the lives of everyone she met. Services will be held on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Visitation begins at 9:00 am with service at 10:30 am and burial to follow.

Rogerlyn M Manning

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63, of Honolulu, died in Aiea on March 13, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Celebration of Life: 2pm on Saturday, April 14 at Pearlridge Gardens & Towers
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PAULINE MEDEIROS

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PAULINE MEDEIROS89, passed away peacefully on March 9, 2018. She was born on September 6, 1928 in Honolulu, Hawai`i to William and Beatrice Ho. She was married to Edward S. Medeiros (1926 - 2004) and together they had 6 children. Pauline is survived by four children, nine grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Mass: 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at St. Anthony's of Padua Church in Kailua. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Hawai`i State Veterans Cemetery in Kane`ohe. www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/ honolulu-hi/pauline-medeiros-7786174

MONA HA`AHA`A KAAPANA MEDEIROS

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MONA HA`AHA`A  KAAPANA MEDEIROSAge 82, was born on June 9, 1935 in Honolulu, HI. She is survived by her daughter, Julia (Patrick) Souza; grandchildren, Keoni (Mahina), Kanani, Brandon (Keala), Brittany (Joshua), Landon; great-grandchildren, Maddox, Bentley, Royce, Aria, Addison; sister-in-law, Bernice Tam; hanai son, Kekoa Onishi; numerous nieces & nephews. Visitation 5:00 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 13, 2018 at Kaumakapili Church (766 N. King St., Honolulu). Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park, Kaneohe. Aloha Attire. Flowers welcome.

Amelia Christine Meheula

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64, of Waianae, Hawaii, died in Waianae on March 10, 2018. She was born in New Jersey. Visitation: 10:00 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary.
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Richard Edward Meiers

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Richard Edward MeiersDecember 30, 1938 - March 13, 2018 "Lord, for your faithful people life is changed, not ended. When the body of our earthly dwelling lies in death we gain an everlasting dwelling place in heaven." Colonel Richard Edward Meiers (retired), 79, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on March 13, 2018 in Honolulu. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, Meiers served in the U.S. Army for 30 years attaining the rank of Colonel. His tour of duties included the Korean and Vietnam War. He also served as the Chief of Staff at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in Colorado and Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu. He received numerous military awards, including the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/3 bronze stars, Vietnam Campaign Medal and Vietnam Cross of Gallantry. He was also a member of the Order of Military Medical Merit. After retiring from the military, he became President/CEO of the Healthcare Association of Hawaii. He was president of the board of St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii, and was the first board member who was not a nun. He also served on the boards of the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation, the Organ Donor Center of Hawaii, Catholic Charities, and Mountain Pacific Quality Health Foundation. He was also a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, and served on the Governor's Blue Ribbon Panel on Health Care. Meiers was a founding supporter for the Farrington Health Academy, which helps high school students explore health care careers. This year the academy graduated its 26th class. Graduates have gone on to careers as physicians, nurses, physical therapists, certified nursing assistants, dental hygienists, and other professionals in the healthcare field. When Rich retired in 2009, HAH created the Rich Meiers Healthcare Administration Scholarship in his honor. Each year, a Hawaii student studying healthcare administration is selected to receive the scholarship. Richard is survived by his wife, Lynn; children Cindy and Rich Jr. and his grandaughter Kari. Visitation: Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Holy Trinity Church from 9-11am, funeral service at 11am. Burial will be at 1pm at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Rich Meiers Healthcare Administration Scholarship Fund at the Hawaii Community Foundation.

Sarah Kealoha Mendoza

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87, of Kaneohe, died in Kailua, Hawaii on February 20, 2018. She was born in Hilo, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:00 a.m. Services: 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at He'eia State Park.
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Shizuko Mitchell

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Shizuko, 92, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family, on March 28. She was born in 1925 in Waipunalei, Hawaii, and grew up in Papaaloa and Pahala. Shizuko moved to Honolulu to attend the University of Hawaii at Manoa, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in bacteriology. Shizuko was a researcher with the University of California and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. She pioneered aseptic rearing of fruit flies and pursued a career in entomology. In her spare time, she bred and cultivated orchids and anthuriums. Shizuko married the love of her life, Wallace (Wally) Mitchell, who adored her right back. Shizuko was a devoted wife, mom, and grandma who was deeply loved and will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by Wally and is survived by her sister Rae, her daughters Teri, Pamela, and Janyce and her four grand- children. Private service. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Vernon Matsuto Miyake

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71, of Honolulu, passed away on March 21, 2018. Born in Waimea, Kauai, he retired as the Assistant Accounting Manager for Bank of Hawaii, Main Branch and as a major for the Hawaii Army National Guard. He is survived by his wife, Linda; daughters, Chelsey and Kaylea. Visitation from 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service at 6:00 p.m. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Sharon Mineko Momita

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89, of Mililani, Hawaii, died in Mililani on January 24, 2018. She was born in Olaa, Hawai'i. Private Service held.
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Natsue Morita

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89, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on March 12, 2018. She was born in Hilo, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Shingon Mission of Hawaii.
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Richard T Nagata

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95, of Kailua, died in Honolulu on March 29, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Anthony Alfred Pacheco

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Anthony Alfred Pacheco, 76, born in Hilo, resided in Kaneohe, a retired Honolulu Fire Department Fire Fighter, passed away March 1, 2018 in Ewa Beach. Preceded in death by wife Wilma L.D. (Ah Nee) Pacheco. Survived by daughters Audra (Sixto) Amian, Alyssa (Alden) Kaaihue, Ardis (Christopher) MaKinney and son Anthony (Shana Kauhi) K. Pacheco: 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held on Saturday April 14, 2018 at Community Church of Honolulu with visitation at 9:00am followed by services at 10:30am. Scattering of ashes will be done at a later date. Arrangements Provided By: Oahu Cemetery Association

Lilia H. Padua

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76, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away on 1 Apr 18. She was born in Santa Lucia, Ilocos Sur, Philippines on 9 Aug 1941 to Gregorio and Honorata Hermosura. She is a graduate from the University of the East in Manila, with a Bachelor of Elementary Education. Lilia was married to the late, Teodoro for 34 years until he passed away in 2001. She is survived by her six children: Leilani, Greg, Theodore (Jennifer), John Paul (Podjanee), Hanna-Li Honorata (Christian) Newkirk, Diana Josephine (Kent) Do; and nine grandchildren: Regina, Alisara, Matthew, ChloeFaith, Kila, QuinnTyler, Annalise Paige, Kai and Kea Nui. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, 15 Apr 18 at Valley of the Temples Chapel. Visitation 10 am, Service 11 am, Burial 12 pm at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park, Oceanview Garden. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Myrtle L Paulk

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76, of Bellingham, WA died on March 26, 2018 in Bellingham, WA. She was born on May 21, 1941 in Tifton, GA. Ashes will be scattered.
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Priscilla Marie Perreira

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90, of Makawao, Maui, died in Honolulu on March 25, 2018. Visitation: 9 a.m. Services: 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at St. Joseph Church, Makawao. Burial: 1 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery.
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Joseph A. Ah Ping, Jr.

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75, of Honolulu, HI, died in Waipahu, HI on March 26, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 8:45 AM Services: 9:30 AM at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Burial: 10:30 AM on Thursday, April 19 at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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ERNEST “ERNIE” QUEVIDO

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ERNEST After a long illness Ernest "Ernie" Quevido of Waipahu passed away at home in his sleep a day before his 74th birthday. A Celebration of Ernie's Life will be held at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church on Waimano Home Road, Pearl City, on April 16, 2018, Family viewing starts 8:30 to 9:00am. Public viewing begins at 9:00 to 10:30, Eulogy and Remembrance at 10:30 with Mass at 11:00 am, Lunch to follow in Pastoral Center. Military burial at Mililani Memorial Park at 1:30 pm. Casual attire. It was at this church that Ernie was the 8:00 am choir director for many years and one of the founding members of the Filipino Catholic Club at OLGC. He was also a member of the Cursillo Movement of Hawaii serving in several weekend retreats. Ernie graduated from Radford High School and Honolulu Business College before enlisting in the US Air Force for four years of which, the last year, he served in Da Nang, Vietnam. Ernie began his marine ships repair career nearly 32 years ago as a Marine Machinery Mechanic Apprentice from 1969 to 1973 in Shop 38. Thereafter, gaining much valuable shipboard experience on surface ships and submarines he was promoted to Planner and Estimator. After his first retirement from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard he worked with Life Cycle Engineering based in San Diego for the past 12 years as a part-time estimator/planner and engineering technician. Ernie is survived by his high school sweetheart and wife, Cathy Lagon, sons Andrew (Susan), Jarod and Joseph (Penny); daughters Noelle Quevido and Marisa Fuentes. As the eldest of eight children he helped his parents Ernesto and Florence, now deceased, take care of of them in Halawa Housing where the Aloha Stadium now stands and in Aiea town. Siblings are brothers Alan (Mary) of Ewa Beach and Gary of Las Vegas; sisters Nina Burkert and Ivy Abafo of CA, Rita Newcom, Charlotte (Troy) Pagaduan and Lorene (Timmy) Alexander; ten grandchildren and three great grandchildren; an only Uncle, Johnny Suguitan, cousins, and numerous nieces and nephews. Besides working all his life, Ernie loved the outdoors and enjoyed deer hunting on his favorite island of Lana`i and belonged to the Lana`i Hunters Club. Ernie also loved the beach campouts with church members and families and swimming with the Ala Moana Beach Boys Club. He was a past member of the Universal Kempo Karate Schools and earned a black belt. He was an avid 49ers football fan and enjoyed many Super Bowl gathering at home. He loved listening to Hawaiian and Jazz music and he would play his ukulele and he played by ear. He also loved Karaoke with family and friends. Lastly, Ernie was a terrific cook and taught his sons, especially. His specialties were pork guisantes and pinacbet and a mean beef baron on the electric spigot for special occasions. Let us all join the Quevido ohana as we bid "ahui hou" and Godspeed on April 16, 2018.

Ida Seguerre Quiocho

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89, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on March 5, 2018. She was born in Waialua. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Friday, April 13, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 12:00 p.m. at Valley of The Temples Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Jovencio Valencio Rabang

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67, of Kahului, Maui, died in Wailuku on March 29, 2018. He was born in the Philippines. Visitation: 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 13, 2018 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.
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ELISEA JUAN RITA

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ELISEA JUAN RITASunrise-6-21-1932 Sunset-2-10-2018 Elisea Juan Rita, a.k.a Edie, Rita, 85, of Makaha, passed away peacefully at home on February 10, 2018. She was born on June 21, 1932 in Makawao, Maui to Pablo Juan and Antera Rubio. She was an emlployee of Tamura Super Market Waianae meat department for 43 years. She is survived by children Jon (Janice), Jocelyn (Steven), Jerret (Sheryl), Jerrold (Haunani), James (Ulu), and Jerrilyn, 18 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, and 3 great, great grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces, nepews and good friends. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Florencio aka Blackie, daughter Jacqueline and son Justin. Celebration of life memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 14 at Noon at Maili Beach Park. Paina to follow, scattering of ashes to follow at a later date.

Charles Evan Rodrigues

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60, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on March 25, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00am Services: 11:00am on Sunday, April 15 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary.
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Burt Mitsuo Saito

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64, of Haleiwa, HI, died in Haleiwa on February 14, 2018. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Ali'i Beach Park, Haleiwa Boat Harbor. Scattering of ashes to follow.
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Katherine Y. Sasaki

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76, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, died in Hospice of Kona's Nakamaru Hale on March 15, 2018. She was born in Puunee, Maui. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity on Lako St., Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
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Nellie Kimie Shigetani

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96, of Waipahu, HI, died in Waipahu on March 11, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Barbara M. Silva

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78, of Mililani, Hawaii, died in Mililani on February 2, 2018. She was born in Kahuku. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Catholic Church, Mililani. Inurnment: 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Hoover Sin

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89, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on March 29, 2018. He was born in Honolulu, HI. Private Services.
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Marjorie Hanako Tanaka

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100, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on March 30, 2018. She was born in Olaa, HI. Inurnment: 2:00pm on Friday, April 13 at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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