June 14, 2015
James G. Young, 28, of Honolulu, a lab assistant at the Queen’s Medical Center, former pharmacy technician at Longs Drugs at Kamehameha Shopping Center and former employee at Sears Outlet, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Joanne, parents Gary and Meu-Sein, and brothers Arthur and Robert. Private services.
June 8, 2015
Abigail Faith Vara, 13, of Honolulu, a Kaimuki Middle School student, died in Kapiolani Medical Center. She was born in Los Alamos, N.M. She is survived by father Ray; mother Tiffany; brothers Chase, Kyle, RJ and Matt; and grandparents Thomas and Joyce Brown. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Central Union Church. Celebration of life: 5 p.m.
June 1, 2015
Olivia Robino Tubon, 77, of Kunia died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Victorino A. Sr.; sons Victorino Jr., Dale R., Fernando P., Samuel A., Jesse T. and Michael P.; daughters MaryAnn Pocaigue, Victoria Espiritu, Verna Duenas, Faye Tubon-Mocilio, Linda Simbre, Abigail Espiritu and Dolores Ubias; brothers Alfred Robino and Paulino and Sonny Basilio; sister Frances Agosto; 60 grandchildren; 103 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
May 23, 2015
Johnny Yushin Tamaye, 88, of Aiea, an Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Alice Y.; sons Dennis, Duke and Raymond; daughter Dayle Uyeda; brothers Goichi, Frank and Wallace; sister Susan Muraoka; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
June 22, 2015
Florence Mae “Auntie Flo” Souza, 71, of Hilo, a retired hairdresser and owner of the former Banyan Tree Beauty Salon, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Karl Kahoonei, daughters Jaynel Aldana and Sherrie Lynn Cronkite, hanai son Shorn De Silva, hanai daughters Carrie Felipe and Eunice Bagorio, brother Diego Mantalaba, sister Maggie Consejio, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
June 6, 2015
Betsy Takeko Sagara, 70, of Wahiawa, a retired teacher at Wahiawa Elementary School and office manager at her husband’s CPA firm, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by husband Donald K., sons Gavan M. and Brendan M., brothers Nobu and Hisashi Kiyan, sister Setsuko Nakasone and two grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Wahiawa Hongwanji, 1067 California Ave. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
May 15, 2015
Norihisa Ouchi, 88, of Waipahu, a retired city firefighter and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by sons Dennis and Michael, sister Aiko Nishimura, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
June 28, 2015
Gene Ichiro Mitsunami, 81, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii Electric Light Co. diesel operator, died at home. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by wife Violet, son Blane, daughters Lynn Barbasa and Faye Mitsunami, sisters Florence Kawabata and Pearl Ota, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kamuela Hongwanji Mission. Services: 11 a.m.
June 18, 2015
Afua Mariner, 51, of Waianae died in Honolulu. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by husband Taylor; son Fili Afoa; daughters Tulili Afoa and Whitt Mariner; brothers Evile Jr. and Toetu Puna, and Fuifui and Misi Gasologa; and sisters Faalili Mataele, Lagi Faauli, Teuila Matiseni, Seulupe Namulauti and Faivaai Irvin. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m.
June 18, 2015
Leoncia D. Fernandez, 89, of Waipahu, a retired packer at Hawaiian Tuna Packers, died in Honolulu. She was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Daniel Dagdagan and a grandchild. Private services.