Archive for May 27th, 2018

Crispina Bueno Alconcel

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94, of Lanai City, Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach on May 4, 2018. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation: 5:00 p.m. on Thursday May 31, 2018 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Wake Service/Novena: 6:30 p.m. on June 1 at Lana'i Filipino Club House. Funeral Mass: 10:00 a.m. on June 2 at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Church.
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Janie L. Andrews

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85, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on March 19, 2018. She was born in Ewa. Visitation: 8:45 a.m.; Services: 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Jorge Ucol Asuncion

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64, of Ewa Beach Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach Hawaii on April 5, 2018. He was born in Sarrat Ilocos Norte Philippines. Visitation: 9:00 am; Services: 11:00 am on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Burial: 12:30 pm at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
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Jacinta Viernes Balangatan

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81, of Hilo, died in Hilo, Hawaii on May 7, 2018. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation: 5 p.m.; Service at 6 p.m. on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Burial: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 2 at Homelani Memorial Park - Ilima Section.
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Lawrence “Bala” Balatico

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79, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on May 6, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Honolulu. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park, Kaneohe.
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Rodrigo “Rudy” Bayya Baptista

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64, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on March 28, 2018. He was born in Sulvec, Narvacan, Philippines. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Services: 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 31 at St. Philomena Catholic Church, Salt Lake. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Ignacio DelaCruz Barroga

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90, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu, Hawaii on May 7, 2018. He was born in Kahuku, Hawaii. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 6 at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Alfred Cariaga Jr.

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66, of Kapolei, died in Ewa Beach on may 1, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private service.
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Eunice Naomi Nakasone Carroll

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Eunice Naomi Nakasone CarrollEunice Naomi Carroll, 58, passed away peacefully at home on April 15, 2018. She is survived by Don E. Carroll her husband of 25 years, her sons Bari (Rebecca) Carroll and Adrian (Holly) Carroll, grandchildren Leo, Bella, Avery and Hayden. Father Susumu Nakasone, mother (predeceased) Doris Sueko Nakasone, brother Howard Nakasone, sister Pearl (Blaine) Oyama, niece Kira Oyama and nephew Logan Oyama. Eunice was born on Maui and worked at Nippon Golden Network for about 10 years. After retiring she oversaw the building of the family homes in Honolulu and Bozeman, Montana. In accordance with her wishes, private services were held at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. In lieu of flowers and gifts, please consider making a contribution to Planned Parenthood of Hawaii or the Hawaii Chapter of American Red Cross. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

GALE FISHER CARSWELL

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1940-2018 Gale Fisher Carswell, 78, of Princeville, Kaua'i was called to join the angels on Friday, May 18, 2018. Gale graduated from Punahou School in 1957. She then went on to graduate from The University of the Pacific. Gale was a school teacher and assisted in the family businesses. She was the family's rock and cheerleader! Gale was married to Donn (Curly) Carswell for 56 years and had four children. Gale's parents, Margie and Gerald Fisher, and her brother, Chas Fisher preceded her in death. Gale is survived by her husband, Donn (Curly), daughters, Karin and Kelley and sons, Chris and David. She is also survived by her brother Gerald Fisher, Jr and her grandchildren, Reyn Guest, Ryder Guest, Hayden Guest, Kela Haneberg, Kaulana Haneberg, Sophie Carswell and Delaney Carswell, as well as a great grandchild, 'Anela Kamae Haneberg. Gale was active in her community and sat on the boards of Grove Farm Homestead Museum and Wai'oli Mission House, GN Wilcox Trust, S.W. Wilcox Trust and the Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii. She also loved and advocated for Koke'e. Services will be held on Thursday, June 7, at 4 pm at The Lihue Cemetery with a reception to follow at The Grove Farm Museum Homestead. In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii or Hui O Laka O Koke'e.

Maile Y.K. Ching Cazimero

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92, of Aiea, died in Kaneohe on April 21, 2018. She was born in Niulii Kohala, Hawaii. Visitation: 9am; Services: 11am on Monday, June 4, 2018 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Burial: 1pm at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Douglas Anthony Chang

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Age 72, of Waianae and recently of Honolulu passed away on May 14, 2018. Retired from the City & County of Honolulu Refuse Department after 39 years of service, he is survived by his wife Lynette; son James (Cindy) Keiki III and daughter Kaipolani. Visitation from 9 a.m. with services at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Grace Chapel of Honolulu in 'Aina Haina. No flowers. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Margaret Chin

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82, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on May 15, 2018. She was born in Penang, Malaysia. Private services.
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Lester Sin Fook Ching

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88, of Huleia, Kauai, died on May 14, 2018 at his home. He was born on August 25, 1929 in Waimea, Kauai. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Service: 10:00 am on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Lihue Ward. Burial: 12:30 pm at Hanapepe Veterans Cemetery.
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Ivan R. Chow

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78, of Mililani died on May 7, 2018. He is a '57 graduate of Leleihua High and retired from Verizon after 42 years. He is survived by his wife Arlene, children Tammy (Kyle) Shiroma, Kevin (Allison) Chow, Susan (Five) Ferraioli, 5 grandchildren and sister Eunice Young. Celebration of Life services will be held at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Visitation 9:30 am, Services 10:30 am. Casual attire.

Gladys Isabell Coleman

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91, of Kailua, died in Honolulu, Hawaii on May 4, 2018. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:30 a.m; Services: 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at St. Ann Catholic Church. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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George E. W. N. Dickson

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66, of Kamuela, died in Honoka'a on May 16, 2018. He was born in Honolulu.
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Royce Takeo Ebesu, Jr.

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61, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo, Hawaii on May 11, 2018. He was born in Lihue, Hawaii. Visitation: 1:00 p.m.; Services: 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin Sangha Hall.
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Scott Rikio Fujii

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48, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on April 6, 2018. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Alejandro Baysa Garcia

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78, of Texas, died in Texas on May 10, 2018. He was born in Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Services: 8:00 a.m. on Friday, June 1 at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipio. Burial: 10:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Alejandro “Alex” Baysa Garcia

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Alejandro 78, Georgetown, Texas resident, originally from Ewa/Waialua resident, retired from the State of Hawaii Department of Transportation with more than 20 years of loyal public Service, died on May 10, 2018 following a lengthy illness. A visitation will be held at 5:30 p.m. following memorial wake service on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park and Mortuary Mauka Chapel. A funeral mass will be held at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipahu on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 9 a.m. and interment service to follow at Mililani Memorial Park Mortuary. Mr. Alejandro Garcia was born on January 11, 1940 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He was an active member of Geodetic Engineer of the Philippines and knights of Columbus, Philippines. In addition to his wife of 45 years, Sonia Saturnino Garcia, he is survived by his sons, Genard Garcia, Aris Garcia; his daughters, Edonna Garcia Sharpe and Gerona Garcia Douangphouxia; and 9 grandchildren; his brothers, Constante Garcia, Agapito Garcia, Francisco Garcia, Rodolfo Garcia, and sisters; Estrella Redira, Victoria Cristobal and Asuncion Mingming.

Edward “Gus” Garcia

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Edward 75, of Las Vegas, Nevada and formerly of Waipahu, Hawaii, died on February 16, 2018 in Las Vegas. He retired as a Boilermaker Shop 41 Foreman, at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and was a former employee of the Honolulu Board of Water Supply. Survived by wife Peggy; sons: Darryl Garcia and Mike Najar; daughters: Darrelyn Garcia and Vicky Najar; 5 grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date.

Muriel Ngit Yuen Ho

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83, of Pearl City, died in Pearl City, Hawaii on May 7, 2018. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Valley of the Temple Chapel. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temple Memorial Park Cemetery.
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MARK JAMES IBANEZ SR.

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MARK JAMES IBANEZ SR.61, of Waianae passed away on April 19,2018 in Las Vegas Nevada. He was born on September 3, 1956 in Honolulu. He was a former boxer @ Waianae boxing club & a retired city bus driver. He is survived by sons Mark Jr (Charlesee), Michael (Jacey-li), Matthew (Sheena); daughters Jacqueline, Melissa (Thurston) Ulufale; sisters Anna (Tom) Tognaci, Angela (Michele) Zangerle, Christine (Jason) Centeio, Bernadette Ibanez; brother Michael (deceased); 16 Grandchildren. Celebration of life will be on June 9th 2018 @ Waianae gym from 1:00p-10:00p

Thomas Masutsune Ikehara

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91, of Hilo, HI, passed away February 23, 2018 in Vancouver, WA. He was born in Honolulu on March 17, 1926 and raised in Waikane. He graduated from the University of Idaho in mechanical engineering and worked for sugar plantations on the Big Island and Kauai, as well as repairing TVs and other electronics, and equipment sales. He retired as the chief engineer at Maui Electric Company on Molokai. Tom was an active member and trustee of the Parker and Hilo United Methodist Churches, and was on the Board and President of the Volcano Community Association, with Volcano Kumiai and Volcano Community Foundation, and various other community organizations. He was President of the Bito Doshi Kai Okinawan club for ten years and a member of Hui Okinawa. Tom was a kind and generous soul much beloved by family and friends. He is survived by wife Emily (Matsukawa) Ikehara, son Walter (Karen), daughters Laura (Gregory) Ikehara-Martin and April (Kent) Goya, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and brother John (Betty) Ikehara. Visitation 10 am and service 11 am on June 2, 2018, at Parker United Methodist Church. The family requests no Koden.

Christine Nobuko Inamine

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67, of Aiea, died in Aiea on April 27, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Private services.
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Violet Ayako Isara

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94, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu, Hawaii on April 21, 2018. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Wallace Hitoshi Ishihara

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88, of Pearl City, HI, died in Honolulu on March 5, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel.
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PATRICK JOSEPH, SR.

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79, of Waianae, died on April 26, 2018 in Waianae. Born in Kalihi on March 17, 1939. Survived by wife, Betty Mae; son, Patrick (Danette) Joseph Jr.; daughters, Bettymae (Pat) Reyes, Maria (Philip) Kaawa, and Linda Joseph; sister, Nila Glassburner; 6 grand- children, 10 great-grandchildren. Private Services only.

Joseph “Pake” Wendell Kahapea

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Joseph Born on March 2, 1937 and passed away on May 11, 2018 after a long goodbye with Alzheimer's. He worked as a longshoreman with McCabe, Hamilton, and Renny and later as a machine operator with Matson Terminals. Joseph worked on the waterfront for 42 years. He is the son of Joseph Nalua Kahapea and Margaret Kalahiki. Joseph was raised in Wainaku, Hilo with his younger brothers Earnest, Matthew, and Ricky, and sister Luana Mae (Cordero). Joseph graduated from Hilo High school in 1955 and proudly sang the alma matter until his passing. Following high school, Joseph enlisted in the Army and was stationed in France where he was a paratrooper and formed lasting friendships with soldiers from Hawaii. Following his military service, he returned to Oahu and worked with his father on the waterfront. His family also includes siblings Joseph "Jojo" Kahapea, David Kalama, Peter Pope Kahapea, Nathan Kalama, Stacey Kahapea, Shirley N. Shimaoka, Leina'ala Clifford, and Jonette Hanawahine. Joseph is survived by his wife Margaret Kahapea, daughters Kerri Kahapea and Bonnie Kahapea-Tanner, son in law Halona Tanner, and granddaughters Iolani Kahapea- Aquino, Kaulu Kahapea-Aquino, Kyra Kahapea-Aquino, Kaialea Tanner, and Lehia Tanner. In remembering Joseph "Pake" Kahapea, a Celebration of Life will be held on June 3, 2018 at Ho'okano Hall in Kahalu'u, Oahu. 3:00pm-4:00pm Visitation, 4:00pm- 5:00pm Service, 5:00pm-7:00pm Luau. Arrangements Provided By: Ultimate Cremation Services LLC

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