Archive for September 9th, 2018

ISAAC MAKANA KEKUEWA (AKA, IKE)

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ISAAC MAKANA KEKUEWA (AKA, IKE)Of Honolulu, at age 91, passed away on Sunday August 12, 2018. Born in Lahaina, Maui. Retired from The Bus in 1996. Isaac is survived by his wife of 36 years, Violet L. Kekuewa; Children, Isaac Kekuewa Jr. (Dodie), Lisa Ah Puck (Boy), Jesse Kekuewa, Scott Kekuewa, Ku'ulei Kekuewa; Step-children; Carnation Damon (Keoki), Candy Luna (Edward), George I (Violet), Leroy I, Cora Bush (Patrick), Rodney I (Louise), Randy I (Gina); Siblings, Reginald Kekuewa, Mercedes Hussey, Nyla DuPont; 33 Grandchildren and 46 Great-Grandchildren. Celebration of Life will be held on Sat., Sept. 15th, 2018 at Oahu Mortuary.Visitation at 10:00am, Services at 11:00am. Aloha attire requested. No flowers, please.

Michael Kalani Apau

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61, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 6, 2018. He was born in Wahiawa. Private Services held.
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Frederick Yukio Arashiro

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95, died in Honolulu, Hawaii on August 9, 2018. An avid golfer and art hobbyist, Fred was born in Kahaluu and served in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team - 232nd Combat Engineer Company. He is survived by daughter Alice (Darryl) Nagano and son Peter (Sonia) Arashiro. Preceded in death by his wife, Masako Arashiro, and his siblings Ralph, Edith, Nobu, and Roy. Fred donated his body to the John A. Burns School of Medicine Willed Body Program, University of Hawaii at Manoa. No services.

Fusako “Nana” Asano

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73, of Aiea, Hawaii, died in Aiea on August 14, 2018. She was born in Manchuria, China. Private Services held.
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Andrea Ruth Au

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79, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 19, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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Maureen M. W. Bell

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55, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on July 13, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Services: 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 17, 2018 at Green Haven Park Cemetery. Burial to follow.
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Sydney Lynn Chang

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Sydney Lynn ChangLoving wife, mother, grand- mother, and sister has rejoined the angels on August 18, 2018. Born December 21, 1945 to father, Walter K. Y. and mother Margaret Chun, along with 2 brothers and 1 sister. Sydney attended Sacred Hearts Academy graduating in 1963. She then went to college and got her bachelor's degree and eventually her Master's degree in Education from Chaminade University and was also Montessori trained. Sydney's nurturing personality made her a devoted elementary school teacher. She taught numerous students ranging from pre-kindergarten to grade 5 at many schools on Oahu including Kawaiaha'o Church School, Sacred Hearts Academy, Star Of The Sea School, Barber's Point Elementary, Iroquois Point Elementary, Aina Haina Elementary and Palolo Elementary. Sydney is survived by her loving husband Hubert M., sons, Seth K. W. (Mindy Gong), Matthew K. W. and grandson Thomas Chang. Brothers Walter (Carol), Michael (Evelyn) Chun and sister Colleen (Candy) (Aaron) Goetz and several nieces and nephews. Memorial services for Sydney will be held on Friday September 14, 2018 at St. Pius X, 2821 Lowery Avenue, Visitation 9:45 a.m. Mass 11:00 a.m. Inurnment 12:45 p.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park. No flowers. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Richard T. H. Chang

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100, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 11, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services held.
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Colin Kahea Chock

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84, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Monday, August 6, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Kamehameha Schools, Bishop Memorial Chapel.
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Soon Hee Choi

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89, of Honolulu, Hawaii died in Honolulu on August 22, 2018. She was born in Korea. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Aiea Korean United Methodist Church. Inurnment: 11:00 a.m. on September 13 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Daniel Clark

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73, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, formerly of Wadsworth, Illinois, died at his home in Ewa Beach on July 27, 2108. Private Services were held on September 7, 2018 at the Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
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WILFRED KAUI DUNN

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WILFRED KAUI DUNNPassed away peacefully in his sleep at home in Kane'ohe on August 25, 2018 at the age of 85. Wilfred also known as Willie Dung to his friends, was born on July 8, 1933 and raised in Hanapepe, Kaua'i. A graduate of Kamehameha School for Boys Class of 1952, he excelled in football and was selected to the All-Star Team for 2 years. He continued his education at Pasadena City College and was a member of the football team that had a perfect season of 11-0, the first in the college's history. After serving in the Army as a Military Police Officer in Germany, he became an Air Traffic Controller with the FAA at the Honolulu International Airport. He later worked for former City Councilman David Kahanu as a legislative aide and was a member of Na Hoaloha O Kamehameha and the Imua Group. In his earlier years, he had a love for flying and had a private pilot's license. He loved fishing from his Uniflite boat "The Angler", and enjoyed golfing with his buddies. Getting together with his classmates at reunions and occasions were so special to him. He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years Patricia, daughters Terri Lynn Silva (Kenneth), Kristine Lum (Wyllie "Butch"), son Derek Dunn (Pamela), 5 grandchildren: Kylie Ann Lum, Taylor Rae Richardson (Ethen), Riggs Silva, Rileson Dunn and Leila Dunn. Wilfred was a loving husband, a kind and caring father, grandfather and friend. We miss him dearly. Please join us in celebrating his life on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary, Mauka Chapel, 1330 Maunakea St. Visitation at 4:30pm and Services at 5:30pm - Dinner to follow. Burial will be private at the Hawaii State Veteran's Cemetery at a later date.

Chester Melchor Duque

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Chester Melchor Duqueaka "Bo" or "Bobo", born November 3, 1953, to Nancy Rentacoten Bala & Guillermo Duque, died Sunday, August 26, 2018 at home. He is survived by his 5 children: Chester M Duque, Jr., Carolanne M Duque, Clint M Duque, Cherylanne M Seipel and Jesse K Duque; 7 grandchildren ; 1 great grandchild; sister, Cynthia Duque-Dudley, and brother, Christopher Bala Duque. Viewing at Oahu Mortuary Friday, September 14 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Celebration of Life: 1:00 p.m. Sunday 9/16 @ Nanakuli Beach Park.

Juan “Johnny” Valenciano Flores

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87, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on July 18, 2018. He was born in Lihue. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. on Monday, September 17, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Services: 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 18 at Mililani Mauka Chapel. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
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Agnes Hiroko Fujimoto

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90, of Honolulu, passed away on August 13, 2018. Born in Los Angeles, Calif., she was a retired executive secretary for Castle and Cooke and retired office manager for the Mills Group. Preceded in death by husband, Mitsuru, she is survived by her son, John (Hilma) Fujimoto; daughters, Joan (Lyle) Inouye and Kay (Derek) Matsushige; grandchildren, Rachel Inouye, Cassandra and Emily Matsushige. Visitation from 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 16, 2018, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 4:00 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Roy Y. Fujinaga

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101, of Kailua, Hawaii, died in Kailua on August 17, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services Held.
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Lionel Lawrance Gomes, Sr.

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71, of Mountain View, Hawaii, died in Hilo on August 9, 2018. He was born in Honokaa. Visitation: 8:00 a.m.; Mass: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Honokaa. Burial to follow at Honokaa Catholic Cemetery.
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Consolacion Pacis Gonzales

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95, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 13, 2018. She was born in Claveria, Cagayan, Philippines. Visitation: 6:00 p.m.; Services: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.
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Takashi Hashimura

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94, of Eleele, Kauai, died on July 21, 2018 at Garden Isle Rehabilitation Health Care Center. He was born on March 2, 1924 in Kukuiula, Kauai. Visitation: 9:00am-9:45am; Service: 10:00am on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Hongwanji Mission Church. Military honors inurnment: 2:30 pm at Kauai Veterans Cemetery.
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Setsuko Yokoo Honda

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77, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Aiea on August 15, 2018. She was born in Wahiawa. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel.
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Elizabeth F. Ignacio

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89, of Kapolei, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 6, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018 at St. Jude Catholic Church, Makakilo. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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Margaret Masako Itai

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Margaret Masako Itai79, passed away peacefully on July 30, 2018 in Wahiawa. She was born on Maui on March 3, 1939, the youngest daughter of Hideki and Michie Itai. She was retired from AAFES. She is survived by her sisters, Marjorie Sakata, Patsy (Samuel) Goto, Kay Kobayashi and Joan Itai; and brother, Frank (Shirley) Itai. She also has numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service begins at 4:00 p.m. Casual attire. Inurnment to be held on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Agnes N. Kaipo

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72, of Papaikou, Hawaii, died in Papaikou on August 19, 2018. She was born in Hilo. Services to be held at a later date.
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Barbara Kuulei Kalama

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76, of Wailuku, Maui, died in Wailuku on August 27, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 6:00 p.m.; Services: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary, Kahului. Scattering of ashes: 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 15 at Kihei Canoe Hale.
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Jean Hamayo Kawasaki

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96, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Waipahu on July 21, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. on September 15 at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Gail Fung Lin Kelley

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Gail Fung Lin KelleyGail Fung Lin Kelley, 63, died 10th August 2018 at her home in Honolulu. Her funeral service will be held Friday, September 14th at Diamond Head Mortuary. Visitation for the public will be from 10:00-11:00am. Services start at 11 and lunch will be served at 12:00. She will be inurned at 12:30 with her son BJ Kelley who passed in 1991 at age 10. Gail's sister, Elaine Pomaikai, also passed this year on July 28th. Elaine was born September 09, 1945 in Honolulu. We will be doing Elaine's inurnment at the same time. Gail was born on 26th November, 1954 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Mary and Clarence Lee. Shortly after graduating from Kaimuki High School in 1972, she married Willam Kelley on June 17 of the same year. Gail worked at AIG Insurance for 25 years and was Supervisor of the IT department. Gail was a very good cook but especially loved for her red velvet cake. Gail loved her family very much and will be remembered and adorned not only from her children, but her nieces and nephews. She will be lovingly survived by her husband William Kelley, Sister Kuulei Stalcup (sp. Stephen Stalcup), Lilian Kelley, Brother-in-law Kelly Brezina, Brother Lucky Kekahio, daughters Kimberlee Kelley and Jennifer Estebar (sp. Mark Estebar), 5 grandchildren Malia & Jaydalin (twins 11), Kaimana (9), Michael & Jennalee (twins 8). Arrangements Provided By: Diamond Head Mortuary

Gordon William Lanakila Kepaa

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30, of Kailua, Hawaii, died in Kailua on June 15, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Celebration of Life: 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Anchor Church, Kaneohe.
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ZEPHERIN K. KEPILINO

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ZEPHERIN K. KEPILINO64 of Honolulu passed away on August 4, 2018 in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu, HI. He is survived by his mother Frances McMoore; brother Dathan Kepilino. Visitation and services will be 9:00 am Saturday September 15, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park's Downtown Chapel (20 S Kukui St, Honolulu, HI 96813) followed by memorial service at 10:00 am. Burial will be 1:30 pm Saturday September 15, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park cemetery. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

Lourdes Laura Kepoo

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85, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach on August 17, 2018. She was born in Hakalau. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Halawa Chapel. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
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Yoko Kirihara

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87, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Waipahu on August 22, 2018. She was born in Gion-Machi, Kyuchu, Japan. Private Services.
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