May 10, 2016
Eugene Quon Yau “Gino” Tom, 82, of Honolulu, a retired supervisor for the city road department, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Derek, Isaac K., Boyd, Brian, John K. and Jesse Q.Y. Tom, and Mike K. Luis and Alexander K. Novikoff; daughter Euleen K. Bell; brother Bernard Tom; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. May 27 at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Service: 10:30 a.m. Very casual attire. Condolences: diamondhead mortuary.net.
April 15, 2016
Douglas Kazuharu Sonoda, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Architects 2 owner, retired architect for the Facilities Planning & Management Office at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and an Army veteran, died in a private care home in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Grace H., sons Michael H. and Keith H., and four grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. June 18 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
May 15, 2016
Stanley Susumu Sato, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Duty Free salesman, died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Japan. He is survived by wife Dorothy C., son Gregg Y., daughter Sandra J. Yago and brothers James S. and Robert F. Visitation: 5 p.m. May 28 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Service: 6 p.m. Aloha attire.
May 16, 2016
Amos Moses Santana, 76, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a truck driver for Trojan Lumber, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Sheila K.; sons Amos “Leo,” Nicholas and Teodorico; daughters Candeleira, Tammy, Debra, Bernadette, Maria and Juanita; brothers Johnny, Herbert and Herman; sister Alice S. Mercado; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Celebration of life to be held at a later date. Condolences: homelani memorialpark.com.
May 1, 2016
John Rodrigues Jr., 85, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Police Department officer, retired truck driver for the federal government at Fort Shafter, driver’s license examiner and Coast Guard veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Beverly; sons John III, Mark and Aaron K.; daughters Gloria and Sarah; stepsons Kenneth Silva and Michael Vega; stepdaughters Penny Scanlan, Terry Riley, Vanessa Cabral and Charisse Vega-Johnson; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Private services.
April 25, 2016
Thomas Toshio “Tommy” Otsubo, 85, of Kaneohe, a retired technician for Otis Elevator and an Army veteran, died in Kina Ole Estate. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Joyce, daughters Donna Lee and Laurie Chang, sister Ethel Miyasaki and three grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
May 7, 2016
Annie Shinae Morimoto, 89, of Aiea, a retired waitress, died at home. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sons Earl and Wayne, brother Harry Shinno, sister Dorothy Matsuda, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.
May 1, 2016
Connie Salud Mestrovich, 86, of Honolulu died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ryan M. Gilla, Lyle Freitas and Anthony K. and Carty Mestrovich; sister Josephine Virtudes; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. May 28 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Service: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
May 12, 2016
Joseph C.G. Lum, 78, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Kauai Surf housekeeper, died in Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital. He was born in Kapaa, Kauai. He is survived by brothers Benjamin and Raymond; sisters Christina Ikeda, Lydia Au, Ada Conching and Elizabeth Takahashi; and hanai family the Kaleiohi family. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 25 at Kapaa First Hawaiian Church. Service: 10 a.m. Flowers welcome. No monetary offerings.
May 18, 2016
Delpidio “Sonny” Labuguen, 83, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Wilcox Memorial Hospital maintenance worker, died. He was born in Kilauea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Cresencia M.; sons Patrick, Robert, Brian, Darryl and Delphin; daughters Delia Hamada and Monica Labuguen; brothers William Labogen and Arnold Labuguen; sisters Rosamilla Sagmaguen, Helen Relacion, Rosita San Miguel and Gloria Aqui; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. May 27 at St. Catherine Church, Kapaa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at St. Catherine’s Cemetery. Casual attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Saturday.
April 23, 2016
Hatsue Koda, 95, of Aiea, a retired ‘Iolani Sports Wear seamstress, died at home. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by daughters Jane Yogi and Carol Kumataka, brother Masao Watari, sister Mitsuko Sakurai, nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services.
May 17, 2016
Reginald Kahalekipa Kanoho, 81, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Roger S. and Lino S. Monica, and Reggie Jr. and Kevin Kanoho; daughters Camilla S.M. Yorong and Christina Pico; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. May 28 at St. Patrick’s Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanalua mortuary.com.
May 8, 2016
Kenneth Kazumi Ito, 98, of Pahala, Hawaii, a retired welder for the former Kau Sugar Co., died in Kau Hospital. He was born in Kapapala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Fujiko, sons Vernon and Newton, daughters Leatrice Hirohata and Jerre J. Tokairin, eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
May 16, 2016
Hiram Milvet Kamakea Hee Sr., 83, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired engineering department employee for Pono Kai Condos, died. He was born in Waipio Valley, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Henry K., Hiram “Mil” and Wesley; daughters Winifred “Lei” Cotner, Bernice “Kee-Lam” Lambert and Kehaulani Hee; 17 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Celebration of life/graveside services: 11 a.m. June 3 at Kauai Memorial Gardens.
April 21, 2016
Jack Y. Hatayama, 93, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired owner/operator of the former Hatayama Bus Service and Auto Repair, and an auto mechanic, auto body repairman and bus driver, died in Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Facility. He was born in Mountain View. He is survived by wife Shigeko; sons Howard, Arnold and Lloyd; daughter Joy Tomosada; brother Mack; sisters Harriet Kotake and Aileen Muramatsu; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
May 17, 2016
Sherrel Leyton Hammar, 84, of Honolulu, a pediatrician and chief of pediatrics at Kapiolani Medical Center as well as chairman of the Department of Pediatrics, University of Hawaii, died in Honolulu. He was born in Caldwell, Idaho. He is survived by wife Shirley G. Hammar, daughter Kathryn H. Pryor and three grandchildren. No services. Donations suggested to John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, or Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. No services.
May 16, 2016
Donald R. Gradle, 86, of Mililani, a retired Air Force veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in New York. He is survived by sons Herbert K. and Michael K.; daughters Amber T. Saniatan, Christine S. McAngus and JoMarie Holt; brother Richard Gradl; sister Joan Bingenheimer; 19 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to the Department of Veterans Affairs or cancer research.
April 15, 2016
Patsy Chieko Fukushima, 101, of Honolulu, a retired Kuakini Medical Center dietary cook, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Robert, Joe and Dennis; daughter Eileen Wilton; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. May 28 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Service: 11:30 a.m. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.
May 14, 2016
Barbara Jean Eichelbarger, 91, of Kailua-Kona, an intermediate algebra/math teacher in Michigan, died in the Regency at Hualalai. She was born in Philadelphia. She is survived by daughters Barbara Pianin, Linny Vermeire and Sally Berkey; and grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services.
Jan. 30, 2016
Margaret Jean “Nikki” De Cambra, 76, of Waianae, a retired registered nurse at Arcadia Retirement Residence, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Roy “Boy,” daughters Debra Lee and Evon Silva, seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: noon-3 p.m. May 28 at Pokai Bay, Waianae. Flowers welcome.
April 30, 2016
Jolenta Gail “Jojo” Cummings-Miral, 69, Hilo, a retired Blood Bank of Hawaii phlebotomist, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Stacy J. and Shanan Miral, daughters Tracy-Ann Chancellor and Kelly-Jean M. Grahovac, brother Joseph Correia, sister Linda Cummings, nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation and celebration of life: 6 p.m. June 2 at New Hope Leeward-Kapolei Campus, 480 Kamokila Blvd., Kapolei. Aloha attire. Condolences: homelani memorialpark.com.
May 14, 2016
Mary Gillson Axtell, 66, of Paauilo, Hawaii, a Royal Air Force and Princess Mary’s Royal Air Force Nursing Service member, died in Hale Ho’ola Hamakua in Honokaa, Hawaii. She was born in Falkirk, Scotland. She is survived by husband Eric, sons Richard and Pete, daughter Julie Poe, stepdaughters Carolyn and Debbie, brothers Joe and Malcolm McDonald, sister Margaret Scott and six grandchildren. Private cremation. Public services to be held in Las Vegas.
May 11, 2016
Frank Vasquez Arguelles, 64, of Kapolei died in Honolulu. He was born in Manila. He is survived by wife Gertrudis C., sons Franklin and Walter, mother Julita and sisters Diosea A. Victorio and Jocelyn Arguelles. Visitation: 6 p.m. May 28 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Service: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
May 5, 2016
Richard Mitsuo Aoto, 74, of Las Vegas, an Army veteran, died in Las Vegas. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Ryan, daughter Jaclyn Gargiulo, companion Ginger Geung and three grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to Unravel Pediatric Cancer, P.O. Box 2206, Gilroy, CA 95021.
May 2, 2016
Jonathan Isamu Aipa, 54, of Mountain View, Hawaii, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Darlene “Momi” Kauai, sons Keoni and Ioane K., daughter Sarah, sister Jodie Kane and seven grandchildren. Celebration of life: 1 p.m. May 27 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.