Archive for November 7th, 2018

Lawrence Low Adriano

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89, of Honolulu, passed away on September 29, 2018 in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by 3 daughters, Susan Holaso(Lesa), Shye Ann Ormita (Ben), Renee Kona Yvette Nanod (Mike); 1 son, Shane Adriano; 23 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren, 4 great- great-grandchildren and Beloved brother, Clarence Adriano. Services will be held November 17, 2018 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary, visitation 12 noon; service at 1 p.m. Burial will be on Monday, November 19, 2018; 9:30 a.m. at the National Cemetery of the Pacific. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Ginger Alohalani Aiwohi

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Ginger Alohalani AiwohiGinger Alohalani "Lani" Aiwohi, 78, of Honolulu passed away in her home on October 22, 2018. Lani is survived by sons, Waldemar K. "Ipo" Aiwohi, Anthony J. "Budge" Aiwohi (Debbie), John D. "Johnny" Aiwohi III, and Paul Fukuda; daughters, Mildred E. "Cissy" Bright (Roger) and Jaydee A. Aiwohi (Keisha); 12 grandchildren; and 9 great- grandchildren. She is also survived by brothers, Joseph Kamai, Kai McKeague, and Hubert McKeague; sisters, Charmaine Nee, Moana McKeague, Herbie Kahumoku, Helene Matsubara, Maile Cummings, and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews. She is recently preceded in death by mother, Helen L. Kalua Kanawaliwali McKeague; husband, John Davidson Aiwohi, Jr., son, Frederick C. Aiwohi (Jamie); and brother, Norman McKeague. Visitation from 9:30 am to 11:30 am and Mass from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm on November 10, 2018 at Star of the Sea Church. Luncheon to follow. Arrangements Provided By: Oahu Mortuary

Percival K.S. Ching

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93, of Kaneohe, died in Castle Hospital on Thursday, October 18, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private services were held.
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Marie Fidal Diana

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74, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Aiea on October 23, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Fely Abaya Dolormente

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Age 93, of Honolulu, passed away October 8, 2018. She was born Sept. 9, 1925 in Candon, Ilocos Sur, Philippines and was the owner of Beautiful Hawaii Wear and a former bookkeeper at Nuuanu Mortuary & Cemetery. Survived by husband, Jose; son, Pons, stepdaughter, Teresita Ferrer; 6 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation 5:30-9:00 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at the Central Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Service 6:30 p.m. Private graveside. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Donna Mae Lin Ululani Domingues

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Donna Mae Lin Ululani Domingues53, of Punalu'u, Oahu passed away on October 16, 2018. She was born on December 18, 1964 to Henry Domingues and Mary Jane Ching. A 1982 graduate of Kahuku High and Intermediate School, Donna grew up on the Windward coast between Kahana and Hauula and resided in her family's Punalu'u home for most of her life. Donna will be remembered for her generosity, selflessness, and commitment to family and friends. She is survived by her four sons: Bryson, Brent, Blake, and Blayne; mother Mary Jane Ching; brother Clayton Domingues; sisters Raelene Domingues, Darlene Kauhi, Loretta Laeha, and Sandy Harvey; and many loving uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, and nephews. She was predeceased by her father and brother Henry "Bobo" Domingues. Family and friends are welcome to share in a Celebration of Life on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the LDS Makai Chapel (53-958 Kamehameha Hwy, Hauula). Visitation: 8:00 a.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow at Kahana Bay.

Jack Tatsuo Endo

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102, of Aiea, HI, died in Waipahu on September 17, 2018. He was born in Waialua, HI. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel.
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Velma U’ilani Foster

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57, of Hilo, Hawaii, died on October 8, 2018 in Hilo. Celebration of Life: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 12, 2018 at the Foster's residence, 434 Ulu Mau Place, Hilo (Panaewa).
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Doris Toshiko Yamato Fujimoto

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Doris Toshiko Yamato Fujimoto"All that I am and all that I ever hope to be I owe to my angel mother." Doris Toshiko Yamato Fujimoto passed away peacefully in her home on October 18th, 2018. Born in Honokaa, Hawaii, she is survived by her son, Derek, and her daughter, Tricia. Doris began her 42 year career as an English teacher and then as the Curriculum Coordinator at Radford High School. She was the stimulus for developing its six-phased writing program to help students achieve excellence in the written word and was the head of the department for many years. She led by example and was known for her humility, integrity and loving and gracious heart. Despite her career achievements, she would be the first to acknowledge that her greatest fulfillment was in being a mother. Her exceptionally kind and generous spirit will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Farshid Golesorkhi

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Farshid Golesorkhi71, of Kaneohe passed away unexpectedly on October 27, 2018. He was born in Tehran, Iran then came to the United States in 1966 and to Hawaii in 1977. He was a retired professional musician and former Operations Manager of Hawaiian King Candies. He is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Nalani (Otani) Golesorkhi of Kaneohe; only daughter Amireh Kanani Golesorkhi currently living in Laguna Niguel, CA; sister Farideh Vali in Torrance, CA; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins throughout the world. Visitation at 2 pm on Wednesday, November 14 at Hosoi Mortuary. Services at 3 pm. Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Raell “Ellie” Katherine Keli’ilani Hermosura

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37, of Kapa'a Kauai, died on October 11, 2018 at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Hawaii on November 4, 1980. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Anini Polo Field.
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Helen Higbee

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92, of Kailua, Hawaii, died in Kailua on October 28, 2018. She was born in Kona. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Chapel. Private Burial to be held at a later date
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GLEN E. HOLEYFIELD

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Born 05/23/1932 - Crossed over 10/05/2018 Glen served in the US Army for 22 years. 11 years as an enlisted soldier and the last 11 years as an officer. He retired in 1972 as a Major. He served in both the Korean and Vietnam wars. He is preceded in death by his loving wife Fusako (Candy). He is survived by his son John (Dodi), daughter Robyn (Mervin), his granddaughter Jacqueline (Pilar), many nieces, nephews, family members and many loving friends. A celebration of life will be held at Kailua United Methodist Church. 1110 Kailua Road, Kailua, HI, 96734 on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. Visitation will begin at 4pm and celebration of life to follow at 5pm. His inurnment will occur Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 10:00am at The Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, 45-349 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe, HI 96744. Please no floral gifts. Any monetary contributions should be donated in his memory to the American Cancer Society.

Chiu-Ker Huang

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99, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on October 21, 2018. She was born in Taiwan. Services: 11 a.m. on Sunday, November 11 at Community Church of Honolulu. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 13 at Nuuanu Memorial Park.
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Ritsuo Itao, “Rancho”

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Ritsuo Itao, Itao, born on April 11, 1931 in Ewa, Hawaii, passed away on October 10, 2018, in Grand Junction, Colorado. He is survived by his Wife of 59 years, Rita, three Sons, Peter (Tracy) Itao, Gary (Nancy) Itao, Michael (Sharyn) Itao, and Daughter Heidi (Christian) Colburn, 7 Grand- children, and 2 Great-Grandchildren, Sisters, Atsuko (John) Iguchi and Leatrice (Yoshio) Yukinaga, and numerous Nephews and Nieces. He served 20 years in the Army and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. His Awards include the Bronze Star Commendation Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and numerous other awards. He was a proud member of the Old Soldiers of Hawaii. Memorial Burial Service will be held at the Punchbowl Cemetery (National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific) on December 10, 2018 at 9:30am. Please no Flowers. Arrangements Provided By: Brown's Cremation Service

Dora C. Kam

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97, of Honolulu, passed away on September 26, 2018 in Honolulu. She was preceded in death by her husband Herbert and daughter Linda, survived by daughter Gwen (Alan) Nakahara, grandson Bryan (Michelle) Nakahara, great- granddaughter Taylor Nakahara, great-grandson Parker Nakahara, sister Myrna (Samson, deceased) Wong and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2018. Visitations 9:30 a.m.; Services 10:00 a.m. at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Aloha attire. No flowers or monetary offerings please. Arrangements Provided By: Diamond Head Mortuary

GEORGE K. “TURTLE” KAWELO, JR.

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GEORGE K. "TURTLE" KAWELO, JR. Age 70, of Kaneohe Hawai'i passed away peacefully on October 14, 2018 at his home in Kahalu`u surrounded by his loving family and friends. "Turtle" as he was known by his family and friends was born in Honolulu, Hawai'i to the late George K. Kawelo Sr. and Lena Ching Kawelo and raised in Kahalu`u, Pakole, O'ahu. He retired as a pipe fitter with the City & County of Honolulu Board of Water Supply in 1994. He also was a fisherman aboard the aku boat "Nisei" for years. He enjoyed diving, fishing, traveling (cruises and Las Vegas), playing cards, word search puzzles, watching UH Wahine volleyball, football, basketball games, boxing, UFC fights and old western movies. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends and all who knew him. George is survived by his wife Noreen Kawelo; daughters Billie and Stacy; son Keoni; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grand- daughters; step-daughters Tara Tamashiro, Megan (Travis) Tsuda; step-son Asher Tamashiro; 11 step-grandchildren and 1 step- great-granddaughter. Sisters: Lena "Ipolani" Johnson, Naomi (Moses) Kalauokalani, Sandy "Nani" (James) Bassett; brothers Galbraith "Gabby" (Janet) and Warren "Doc" (Thelma) Kawelo and many nieces and nephews. Visitation at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary followed by services at 11:00 a.m. Ashes will be scattered.

Catherine Pualeilani Riccardi Keliihoomalu

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74, of Kailua, Hawaii, died in Waianae on October 8, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. A Celebration of Life will be held on on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 41-902 Oluolu Street, Waimanalo. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m.
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Ronald J. Lamboy

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66, of Concord, died in San Francisco on July 9, 2018. He was born in California. Visitation: 9:30 am; Services: 10:00 am on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 11:00 am at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Pearl Kam Sun Lau

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93, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on October 7, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Private Service held.
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Corneil M. Y. Lee

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71, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. He was born in Honolulu.
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Rosalino D. Mamaclay

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95, of Lana'i, died in Lana'i on October 19, 2018. He was born in Philipines. Visitation: 4: 00 p.m. on Friday, November 9, 2018 at Lana'i Union Hall. Services: 8 a.m. on Saturday, November 10 at Church of Sacred Hearts. Burial: 11 a.m. at Lana'i Cemetery.
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Daniel Seiji Matsumoto

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79, of Kaneohe, HI, died in Kaneohe on September 29, 2018. He was born in Honolulu, HI. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Honolulu.
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PATSY HIDEO MATSUNADA Ph.D.

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78, of Honolulu, passed away July 25, 2018 at the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. Private service held. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Eugene P. Moniz

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79, of Kaneohe, died in Honolulu on October 18, 2018. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitation: 5:30 pm Services: 6:30 pm on Wednesday, November 14 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 10:00 am on Thursday, November 15 at Valley of The Temples.
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Betty Higa Omura

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85, of Honolulu, passed away peacefully on October 24, 2018. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii to Bushita and Kamado Higa on November 9, 1932 and raised in Hawi, Hawaii. She attended Kohala High and Elementary School and graduated from Mid Pacific Institute and Brigham Young University. She was a retired teacher at Moanalua Elementary School and co-owner, with her husband, of the MOD Reading Nook. In retirement, she was a substitute teacher, usher at Neal Blaisdell Center, volunteer at Avalon Care Center, and active supporter of the Small World Harmonica Band. She is survived by her husband, Robert T. Omura; sons Leslie (Grace) Omura and Laurence Omura; grandchildren Katie and Robbie Omura; and nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Hosoi Garden Mortuary on November 12, 2018. Visitation at 10:00 am. with services to begin at 11:00. No flowers. Casual aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Romualdo “Romie” Pagay

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69, of Waianae, HI, died in Honolulu on September 20, 2018. He was born in Magsingal, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Kay Kiyomi Jitchaku Paik

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94, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on October 21, 2018. She was born in Onomea, Hawaii. Visitation: 3 p.m.; Services: 4 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Dodo Mortuary chapel, Hilo.
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Christine Mae Peters

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60, of Pahoa, Hawaii, formerly of Southborough, Massachusetts, died on October 15, 2018 in Hilo. Private Services to be held.
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Noble Keli’ipi’ikuahiwi Pilialoha

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90, of Waianae, Hawaii, died in Waianae on October 19, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, Nanakuli.
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