Thomas Masanori Yoshimoto

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Nov. 6, 2014
Thomas Masanori “Masa” Yoshimoto, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Dole Cannery truck driver and an Army veteran, died in Maluhia Long Term Care Health Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Gerald N., daughter Shirland K. Yoshimura, brother James S., sister Amy T. Kumura, five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Alvin Harumasa Yonemura

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Nov. 2, 2014
Alvin Harumasa Yonemura, 70, of Aiea, a retired auto body and fender repairman, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Scott and Michael; sisters Jean Sakai, Carol Kondo, Judy Endow, Shirley Miyake, Iris Okura and Ivy Kaneshiro; and seven grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Philip Kam Yee Wong

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Nov. 1, 2014
Philip Kam Yee Wong, 94, of Kailua, a retired construction company bookkeeper and a Navy veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Josephine M., son Michael A., sisters Mildred Chang and Rita Lum, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Services: 6:30 p.m. Mass: 7 p.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Updated information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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Katsuma Tokoro

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Oct. 28, 2014
Katsuma Tokoro, 93, of Kaneohe, a retired painter, died at home. He was born in Aiea. He is survived by daughters Sharon M. Urada and Carol T. Lee, sister Thelma M. Matayoshi, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Dewey Frederick Sears

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Oct. 7, 2014
Dewey Frederick Sears, 83, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a professor at Tulane University Medical School in New Orleans, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Marion, Ky. He is survived by son Michael, daughter Sarah Harris and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Ellen Frances Keahiloa Mattos

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Oct. 30, 2014
Ellen Frances Keahiloa “Sister” Mattos, 85, of Kaneohe, a retired Honolulu Star-Bulletin clerk, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Kau, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Douglas, son Bruce Irvine, daughters Ellen Irvine and Jeanann Caniete, brother Walter Ho’oulu, 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Ann’s Church. Program: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Kit Davis Mattingly

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Nov. 16, 2014
Kit Davis Mattingly, 64, of Princeville, Kauai, a retired self-employed carpenter, died in Regency at Puakea. He was born in Palo Alto, Calif. He is survived by daughter Shannon and a grandchild. Celebration of life at noon Thursday at Puakea Golf Course.

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Lloyd Masao Maeda

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Nov. 6, 2014
Lloyd Masao Maeda, 59, of Honolulu, owner of Island Board Designs, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Mabel, brother Lance and sisters Joan Karlzen and Nadine Nakamura. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Aisek Laurdin

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Nov. 13, 2014
Aisek Laurdin, 60, of Mountain View, Hawaii, an Island Carpentry employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pohnpei, Micronesia. He is survived by wife Merylee; sons Jessie, Moses and Timothy; daughters Herlina Skilling and Lillian, Dinna and Estalyn Laurdin; brothers Petrus, Albert and Marino; sisters Lorensa, Maria, Maria and Rinna; and nine grandchildren. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Saturday at the family residence, 15-1417 Kaloli St., Keaau, Hawaii. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.

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Walter William Konys

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Oct. 29, 2014
Walter William Konys, 71, of Wahiawa, a retired Army staff sergeant and a civil services director of public works, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Missouri. He is survived by wife Deborah Ann; son Sean; daughters Paula Muhlenbruch, Kelly Isaacs, Terry Ann Joseph and Francesca Tanaka; sister Geraldine Ley; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Celebration of life at noon Nov. 30 at Maili Beach Park, Waianae. Scattering of ashes: 2 p.m.

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Randolph Joseph Kauhane

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Oct. 28, 2014
Randolph Joseph “Randy” Kauhane, 67, of Honolulu, a retired assistant general chairman at the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers union, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Karen, sons Aaron and Jason, daughter Ursula Tuzon, brother William, sisters Claire Auna and Edwina Rapoza, and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann’s Church, 45-129 Haiku Road, Kaneohe. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Aloha attire.

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Ernella Kui Farr Kam

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Nov. 14, 2014
Ernella Kui Farr Kam, 69, of Honolulu, a legal secretary, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by hanai brother Lalueni Fakatoka; hanai sisters Lovey Saludares, Taniela Fakatoka and Dawn Sanders; and three hanai grandchildren. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Sunday at First Chinese Church of Christ, 1054 S. King St. Services: 3 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Harold John Kailihiwa

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Oct. 29, 2014
Harold John Kailihiwa, 77, of Turlock, Calif., a retired federal government employee in California and former Heide & Cook plumber in Hawaii, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Juanita; daughters Lani Cockrell and Clarrisa Kailihiwa; sisters Susan Perry, Janet Bailey, Mary Goetz and Sherly Monroe; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences may be sent to 3381 Spring Garden Drive, Turlock, CA 95382.

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Edith Masako Ichimasa

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Oct. 31, 2014
Edith Masako Ichimasa, 94, of Kailua, a retired Kailua High School cafeteria manager, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. She is survived by daughter Claire E. Hirai, a grandchild and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Leota Jean Leilani Hussey

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Oct. 29, 2014
Leota Jean Leilani “Girlie” Hussey, 83, of Kailua, a retired insurance underwriter at First Insurance in Honolulu, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Albert A. Jr., sons Brian and Carlton, sister Helena “Honsey” Chong and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Steven Genishi

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Nov. 3, 2014
Steven Genishi, 64, of Mililani, an Army veteran, died. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by mother Bessie, brother Wayne and sister Laurie. Private services. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Betty Tsuruko Uehara-Tamashiro Garcia

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May 23, 2014
Betty Tsuruko Uehara-Tamashiro Garcia, 97, of Paia, Maui, died in Kula Hospital. She was born in Kapaa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Franchot, Roy, Eugene, Richard and Steven Uehara; sisters Yasuko and Ann; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Annabelle C. Fong

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Oct. 25, 2014
Annabelle C. Fong, 88, of Honolulu, a retired director of financial aid at University of Hawaii-Manoa, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Robert K.H. and Bruce K.S.; daughters Brenda F. Cutwright and Roanne F. Ornelles; sisters Constance Ko, Judith Wong and Meredith Ching; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Faima Shane Faletogo

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Oct. 26, 2014
Faima Shane Faletogo, 54, of Pearl City died at home. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by sons Amani Vitale and Ene Faima; daughters Poima Tuli, Thella Maiava and Faith Faletogo; brothers Ene, Fasi, Ioasa and Gary; sisters Eseta Harrington, Faisea Mone, Moenuu Lemau, Leialoha Tatino, Moana Summers and Ruthie and Ina Faletogo; and 15 grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Additional information for an obituary published Wednesday.

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Frank L. Elefante

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Nov. 12, 2014
Frank L. Elefante, 92, of Kailua, a Navy captain, died in Kailua. He was born in Pennsylvania. He is survived by son James, daughters Kathryn Nash and Barbara Ware, brother Henry, sisters Victoria Calizzi and Susan DiMenna, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to Islands Hospice or a veterans organization of your choice.

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Pedro Alejandro Daguro

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Oct. 27, 2014
Pedro Alejandro Daguro, 91, of Honolulu, a Reef Hotel and Breakers Hotel retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Gertrude P. “Tudis”; son Derwin; daughters Lynn Tamayo, Jane Young and Greta Stanton; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Philomena Church, 3300 Ala Laulani Place. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Philip Christopher Anuenue Cabudol

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Oct. 18, 2014
Philip Christopher Anuenue Cabudol, 76, of Kapolei, a veteran of the Hawaii National Guard and Army Reserve Pacific Liaison Command, died in Honolulu. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Catherine J.R.; daughters Mary Ann Chalker, Sharon Cadiente, Zelda Cabudol and Wanda Kahue; sisters Valeria Cadiz, Vivian Aton and Jeanette Viloria; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Jude Catholic Church, 92-455 Makakilo Drive, Kapolei. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Nobuko Anzai Abe

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Aug. 28, 2014
Nobuko Anzai Abe, 99, of Honolulu, a retired owner of Paia Clothes Cleaners, died in Honolulu. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by son James, daughters Ruth Glenn and Lillian Wong, sisters Mary Freitas and Dorothy Anzai, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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