VIOLET ANDREWS

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

VIOLET ANDREWS April 18, 2013 74, of Las Vegas, died on April 18, 2013. Born in Honolulu. Survived by son John Andrews Jr, daughters; Virginia Haworth, Linda Selespara, Tammy Olmstead, Liza Davis, and Melissa Mundy, sisters; Angeline Kekua, Rose Soto, Helena Carrancho, and Mabel Sedeno, 15 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Services April 24, 2014 from 9 to 12 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, ewa beach.

MONA CORDEIRO

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

4-22 MONA CORDEIROMONA CORDEIRO Age 44, of Honolulu, HI, passed away March 21, 2014 in Honolulu. Born August 1, 1969 in Augsburg, Germany. She is survived by parents, Glenn C. Cordeiro, Inge G. Cordeiro; brother, Clifford (Naoko) Cordeiro; niece, Fay Cordeiro. Mona loved her family, aunties, uncles, cousins, co-workers, and friends and enjoyed being Aunty Mona to their children. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Sunday (April 27) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 10:30 a.m. Casual Attire.

STUART KEN HAMAKAWA

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

4-22 622392  STUART HAMAKAWASTUART KEN HAMAKAWA 52, of Honolulu, President of Pacific Isles Industrial Supply, passed away on Thursday, February 13, 2014. Stu enjoyed his fellowship with the New Hope Christian Fellowship Church, the Kongee Kongee Gang and delighted in worship, fishing, playing music and singing. He is survived by mother Evelyn F. Hamakawa, brother John Hamakawa (Carol), sisters Rae Katano (Michael) and Lynn Hamamoto (Todd), a niece and nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. Visitation from 9:00 a.m., Saturday, April 26 at Mililani Memorial Park and Mortuary (Waipio), Mauka Chapel, musical prelude at 9:30, service at 10:30 a.m. Casual Attire. No monetary offerings or koden please.

SONNY GONZAGA, SR.

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

SONNY GONZAGA, SR. Age 65, of Waipahu, HI, passed away March 21, 2014 in Honolulu. Born August 18, 1948 in Wahiawa, HI. Retired Boys & Girls Club Athletic Director and an U.S. Army Veteran. He is survived by wife, Clara Gonzaga; sons, Sonny Gonzaga, Jr., Justin Gonzaga; daughters, Frances (Matt) Murakami, Glenda Ing, Sonya Gonzaga; sisters, Jo Frank of TX, Jane (Russell) Leonard of OK; mother, Adelina Gonzaga of OK; 3 grandchildren; 6 hanai children. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Thursday (April 24) at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church; (1408 A California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ADELINE WILSON

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

4-22 ADELINE WILSONADELINE WILSON April 11, 2014 Adeline Wilson, 90, of Kailua, a retired clerk typist at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Edwin Jr., and hanai daughter Edwina Van Vooren, five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Graveside service 10AM Thursday 4/24 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com

EMILY “TWEEDIE” “PUALANI” LYMAN GONZALES RABE

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

4-22 EMILY RABE #2 B&WEMILY TWEEDIE PUALANI LYMAN GONZALES RABE Age 91, of Honolulu passed away on March 27th, 2014. She was the oldest sister of the Late musician, Arthur Lyman. She is survived by her daughter, Marvie (Jim) Gormley; grandsons Justin and Michael (Prudence) Gormley, Michael (Arizona) and Lance (Tiffany) Mamane (California) and hanai grandson; Erik (Alezah) Torrell (Oregon), granddaughters; Leilani and Renee Mamane (California), Mahealani (Nate) Mata; brother; William (Winona) Lyman Sr.; sister; Margaret (Calvin) Speegle; great grandchildren Kapa’i'a, Kauwila and Oiwi Gormley and Nainoa and Tehani Mata and 8 great children on the mainland. Visitation 9:00am on Saturday, April 26th at Borthwick Mortuary (Maunakea Chapel). Service will be conducted by the Apostolic Faith Church (Jesus Coming Soon) at 10:15 am. Burial to follow, 2:00pm at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Herbert Yoshikatsu Yoshimura

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 12, 2014
Herbert Yoshikatsu Yoshimura, 82, of Ewa Beach, proprietor of Kuleana Alarm System, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Carl and Paul. Private inurnment. No monetary offerings.

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Vilma Leilani Vellocido Yoneda

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 5, 2014
Vilma Leilani Vellocido “Vicky” Yoneda, 79, of Hilo, a retiree of the former Naniloa Surf Hotel and former Mauna Kea Beach Hotel employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Satoru; sons Wayne, Collins and Kent; daughter Donna Arakaki; brother Arthur Vellocido; sisters Dora Regidor and Julia Neves; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.

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June Ritsue Uchima

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 9, 2014
June Ritsue Uchima, 74, of Hawaii, an accountant, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by brothers George and Fred Uchima, and Larry Galola; and sister Grace Kobayashi. No services.

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Mizue Tomokiyo

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 13, 2014
Mizue Tomokiyo, 82, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Japan. She is survived by sons Leslie and Lon. No services.

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Wai Lin Ng Sum

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 4, 2014
Wai Lin Ng “Alice” Sum, 84, of Honolulu died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in China. She is survived by son Michael C.N. and daughter Susana M.L. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.

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Grace Marie Stubbins-Marston

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 9, 2014
Grace Marie Stubbins-Marston, 92, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Long Beach, Calif. She is survived by daughters Barbara A. Andersen, Joan Blackshear-Leech, Lisa Naumu and Elizabeth Bontecou; stepson Ric Stubbins; stepdaughter Amanda Singer; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Janis Margaret Stolfi

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 13, 2014
Janis Margaret Stolfi, 66, of Honolulu, an escrow officer, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Stamford, Conn. She is survived by mother Joanna and caregivers/aunts Luann and Donna Pace. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Patricia Ann Smith

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 15, 2014
Patricia Ann Smith, 71, of Kaneohe died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Laurie Blackwood, Shari Ross, Rebecca Wheeler and Nicole McNeil; brother Tom Smith; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Celebration of life at a later date.

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June Yuriko Sakoda

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 15, 2014
June Yuriko Sakoda, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Dole Cannery packer, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Stanley H. and Mike S.; daughters Betty E. and Janie A. Sakoda, Barbara T. Antonio and Marion S. Smith; sister Misao “Elaine” Muranaka; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Brian Louis Ross

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 4, 2014
Brian Louis Ross, 64, of Kaneohe, a freelance advertising copywriter and a spiritual counselor at Sedona, died in Honolulu. He was born in Toronto. He is survived by wife Mary Townsley-Ross, mother Edith and brother Michael A. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Calvary by the Sea, 5339 Kalanianaole Highway. Donations suggested to nonprofit organizations related to the arts or art education.

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Jonathan Tabago Pascua

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 1, 2014
Jonathan Tabago Pascua, 41, of Honolulu, a Royal Hawaiian Hotel employee, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Victoria, Tarlac, Philippines. He is survived by wife Miraflor E., son Juillan Louis E., daughter Lana Dane E. and sisters Charina T. Tomo and Gaynel T. and Czeska T. Pascua. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional services and burial in the Philippines at a later date. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Harry Kauila Nihau Jr.

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 8, 2014
Harry Kauila Nihau Jr., 75, of Hilo, a commercial fisherman and Waiakea High School coach and trainer for the junior varsity bowling team, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by brothers John K., Joseph, Phillip K., Henry K., George K and Noah K.; and sisters Janet L. Simmons, Shirley N. Golden, Maize K. Lievens, Faye K. Yanos and Julia Subica. Celebration of life: noon Saturday at Janet Simmons’ residence, 619 Keonaona St., Hilo. Scattering of ashes to follow. Casual attire. No flowers. For information, call 937-1714.

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Franklin Alcoran Nacnac Sr.

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

March 25, 2014
Franklin Alcoran “NAC” Nacnac Sr., 62, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a heavy equipment operator for the former Hamakua Sugar Plantation Co., security guard for Securitas at Hilo Airport and business owner for F.E.N. Janitorial Services in Honokaa, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Etta S.; sons Shane and Franklin “Jake” Jr.; daughters Lorinell “Lori” and Soljah-Brooke; brothers Ernesto and Rodney; sisters Virginia Lo, Josephine Christian, Magdalena Kim, Anita Roberts and Carolyn Henry; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Honokaa United Methodist Church. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers. Monetary offerings welcome.

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Calvin Sakae Murashige

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

March 16, 2014
Calvin Sakae “Cal” Murashige, 90, of Honolulu, a retired life insurance agent and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Company F, died in Hiolani Care Center at Kahala Nui. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elva F., son Conrad H., brothers Herman A. and Gordon T., sister Evelyn A. Sibilla, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Dorothy McShane-Jose

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

Sept. 30, 2013
Dorothy McShane-Jose, 76, of Hopkins, Minn., died. She is survived by sons Derek and Douglas Jose, and Michael Jones; daughters Debora Anderson, Dorie Baker and Elizabeth Jose; six brothers and sisters; 12 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Barbara Ann Maglinti

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 3, 2014
Barbara Ann Maglinti, 59, of Kapolei, a self-employed child care provider, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons William III and Dylan K.; daughters Chreshelle Rosaga and Patricia Maglinti; brothers Norman, Roger and Kenneth Persons; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Flowers welcome.

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Buster Mitsuaki Komori

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 4, 2014
Buster Mitsuaki Komori, 89, of Honolulu, a chief executive officer of Buster’s Repair Services and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by sons Jared and David; daughters Leslie Silva and Charlene Dunlap; brother Sam; sisters Mildred Akimoto, Edna Kondo and Ethel Nakagawa; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a hanai great-grandchild. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.

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Nora Chiyoko Kishimoto

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 4, 2014
Nora Chiyoko Kishimoto, 98, of Honolulu, a food preparer for the St. Francis Medical Center Dietary Department, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care. She was born in Puna, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Ronald S. and Edwin M., daughter Carol N., brother Larry M. Urasaki, sisters Mildred M. Abe and Jean S. Yeary, nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Alice Hatsue Kishida

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 9, 2014
Alice Hatsue Kishida, 81, of Kaneohe died in Pohai Nani. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Alan, Dyck and Keevin; daughters Donna Jean Sunada, Patsy Ann Costa and Paula Young; brothers Harold, Merwyn, John, James, Carl, Russell, Don, William and Hugh Jones; sisters Thelma Yarbrough, Betty Shook, Gladys Bogacz and Lily McKnight; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Frances Chieko Nagai Kama

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

March 16, 2014
Frances Chieko Nagai Kama, 77, of Hilo, a bookbinder at Kamehameha Schools Print Shop and Hawaii Library Binding, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Eric H. Jr., daughters Milli Kama and Alice “Nani” Santee, sister Alice N. Mau and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Kaumakapili Church, Honolulu. Services: 10:45 a.m. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Aloha attire.

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John Kagawa

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 11, 2014
John Kagawa, 61, of Waimea, Kauai, a Fiber Glass West boat builder, died at home. He was born in Waimea. He is survived by wife Raynette S., hanai son Anu Callahan, brother Howard and sisters Ann K. Lee and Mary K. Garcia. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Tuesday at Kekaha Boat House. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Denis Taeko Sato Izuka

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 5, 2014
Denis Taeko Sato Izuka, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Chock Pang Clinic registered nurse, died in Hale Malamalama. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by husband Henry T., sons Scot K. and Roger H., daughter Judi-Ann K. Campbell, sisters Gail Zukeran and Jean Shoji, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Grace Hatsue Hotoke

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

April 9, 2014
Grace Hatsue Hotoke, 85, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education teacher at Kaiulani Elementary School, died at 15 Craigside. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Richard and Ryan, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at Parish of St. Clement, Makiki. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to St. Clement’s.

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Sonny Gonzaga Sr.

Published On April 22nd, 2014 -

March 21, 2014
Sonny Gonzaga Sr., 65, of Waipahu, a retired Boys & Girls Club athletic director and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Clara; sons Sonny Jr. and Justin; daughters Frances Murakami, Glenda Ing and Sonya Gonzaga; six hanai children; sisters Jo Frank and Jane Leonard; mother Adelina; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1408-A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.

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