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WALTER DOLD

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

WALTER DOLD86 of Honolulu, passed away peacefully on November 28, 2017. He was born in Heidelberg, Germany, and part of the first group of Lufthansa Stewards to fly across the Atlantic to New York. There he met his wife of 61 years, Jutta. He became a Lufthansa NYC Sales Rep and later assigned to open and manage their Waikiki office in 1960. After nine years he founded European World Travel in Kaimuki. He is survived by Jutta; his daughter Carolyn; son Alex & wife Doreen; and grandchildren Nicholas & Dominique. Dad's charm, wit, creativity, knowledge and generosity will remain with all who knew him. He is now at peace and watching us from above. Private Services.

RONALD TADANOBU IWAO

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

80, of Honolulu, a retired supervisory mechanical engineer for the US Coast Guard, passed away December 5, 2017 at Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by wife, Kathleen M. Iwao; son, Regan M. (Kimberly) Iwao; daughters, Kara M. (Ryan) Yasui and Kandyce N. (Scott) Watanabe; 7 grand- chidren, Jensen, Madisen, Allysen, Kody, Kadin, Jacie and Kolten; sister, Beverly Iwao. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. Monday December 18, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, East Chapel. Service begins at 6:00 p.m. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Dolores Doss Chang

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

Dolores Doss ChangOctober 22, 1930- December 2, 2017 Dolores was born in Milwaukee Wisconsin. She was the youngest of 7 Children. After graduating from High school, she worked briefly in a local hospital as an aide. She joined the Roller Derby in 1949.For the next 16 years she traveled the world with the Derby, becoming one of the best known stars. She was inducted into the Roller Derby Hall of Fame in 2012. While skating in Hawaii she fell in love with the Aloha State and made it her home. She retired from the Derby in 1965 and went to work for Pan American Airlines until it closed in 1999. Dolores is survived by her husband of 54 years, Raymond K. Chang and brothers Harry and Ken Doss of Wisconsin, along with numerous nieces and nephews. Service Dec 16, 2017 at Oahu Mortuary. Visitation at 4 pm, service 5 pm Casual attire.

Alice K. Nishimura

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

92, born in Honolulu, Hawaii passed away on November 25, 2017. Survived by 6 children; 16 grandchildren; 21 great- grandchildren and 1 great-great- grandchild. Private services held. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Henry Yoshio Iwashita

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

Henry Yoshio Iwashita, 95, a WWII Army veteran and retired Hawaiian Telephone Company teletype supervisor, died at Hale Kuike in Kaneohe on November 8, 2017. He was born in Hilo, Hawaii. Preceded in death by his loving wife Anne Tsugie Iwashita, he is survived by sons, Jon and Val (Cynthia), three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services were held. No monetary offerings. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

KIMBERLY ACIERTO BIACAN

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

KIMBERLY ACIERTO BIACANAge 41, passed away on Oct 7, 2017 in Kalihi, 20 months after a brave battle with cancer. She was born on Jan 30, 1976 in Hon, HI. Youngest daughter of Alfredo (deceased) & Josephine Balisbisana Acierto and 4 siblings: Alan Sr (Wendie), Debra (Cyril), Stephanie (Mefflin) and Blanche (Dylan). Kimberly is survived by her husband Winford and 3 sons: Blayde (19), Xavier (7), and Skyelar (4) Biacan. She graduated from St Francis School and was employed by Kaiser and worked in Health Info Mgmt as an Inpatient Coder. She previously worked at Tripler. Memorial services will be held on Mon, Dec 18th at Borthwick Mortuary Maunakea Chapel, Honolulu; 9am visitation; 10am celebration of life service; Inurnment at 1pm at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park, Kaneohe.

CHIYOKO IIJIMA MUN

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

Born on August 20, 1936 in Yamanashi City, Japan. Died: Nov. 28, 2017 in Kapolei, Hi. Retired J. C. Penney Cooking Supervisor and Sales Assistant. Survived by husband, James, son, Jonathan, brothers, Goro and Keisuke, nieces and nephews. Private Service to be held. Please, No Koden.

Irene K. Iimura

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

85, retired Aina Haina School teacher and longtime volunteer at Kuakini hospital, was born in Honolulu and passed away August 7 in California. Predeceased by husband Tad, survived by son Russell and two grand- children; sisters Lillian and Dorothy and brother Harry. Visitation 5pm Dec. 19 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6pm. No koden, please. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Carolina Fines Peralta

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

81, left us peacefully on December 5th, 2017 in Kapolei, Hawaii. She was born November 25th, 1936 in Narvacan Ilocos Sur Philippines. She worked with the state for 23 years. Survived by her sister; Josephine Peralta; brother, Herminio Fines; sons, Luis Jr. (Evelyn), Eliseo (Delia), Lawrence (Brandi); daughters, Roselily Andres (Esmenio), Elizabeth Mattson (David); 19 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; 12/15/17 (Friday); service 10 a.m. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Daniel Wayne Dieudonne

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

71, of New Iberia, Louisiana, died on October 21, 2017 at Neodesha, Kansas. He was born on August 20, 1946 in New Iberia, Louisiana. Private Services: 1:00 pm on Monday, December 18, 2017 at The National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Burial: 1:20pm at Punchbowl Cemetery.
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Yoshio Iwai

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

94, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 17, 2017. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. Visitation: 3:00 p.m.; Services: 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Waipahu Hongwanji Mission.
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Fagotaiolo Gagamoe Tuiala

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

71, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Waipahu on November 29, 2017. She was born in Afega, Western Samoa. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017 at Pearl City Community Church. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
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Dean “Dino” B. Rodrigues

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

47, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Aiea on November 10, 2017. He was born in Wahiawa. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel.
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Leo Cayaba

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

80, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on November 25, 2017. He was born in the Philippines. Visitation: 5:00 p.m. Services: 5:30 p.m. on Friday, December 15, 2017 at Ballard Family Moanlua Mortuary.
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Felipe Bernardino Membrere, Sr.

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

92, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Tayug, Pangasinan, Philippines on November 6, 2017. He was born in San Manuel, Pangasinan, Philippines. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Honolulu.
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Ricarte B. Casabay

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

81, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Kapolei on December 1, 2017. He was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 9:00 a.m. Mass: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Ewa Beach.
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Services: 6:00 p.m.

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

Aiko Yasumoto 98, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 26, 2017. She was born in Paia, Maui. Private Services held.
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Jason Aaron Camero

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

43, of Keaau, Hawaii, died in Hilo on November 5, 2017. He was born in Hilo. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Service: 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Mass: 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 15 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Papaikou.
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Rodolfo T. Ignacio

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

68, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 2, 2017. He was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Services: 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 19 at Mililani Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Gilbert Rezentes, Jr.

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

73, of Waimanalo, Hawaii, died in Waimanalo on December 3, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at St. George Catholic Church.
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Tracy Norio Shito

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

55, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Kaneohe on November 23, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Florence Torres Bajarin

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

79, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Waipahu on November 5, 2017. She was born in Candon, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation: 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel. Services: 8:30 a.m. on Monday, December 18th at Mililani Makai Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park, Kaneohe.
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Melvin Primo Seria

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

74, of Pearl City, Hawaii, died in Aiea on October 29, 2017. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel.
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Dennis Hugh Erickson

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

81, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 12, 2017. He was born in Chicago, Illinois.
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Gregory Ding Mow Jeong

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

90, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 21, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services held.
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Ichiro Nagai

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

92, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 29, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Tsuyuko Ogino

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

99, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on November 24, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Inurnment: 2:00 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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Ilaisaane Tuifua-Vena

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

46, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on December 3, 2017. She was born in Tonga. Celebration of Life: 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Glad Tidings Church, Hilo. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park.
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Edward Larion Costa, Jr.

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

48, of Waipahu, Hawaii, died in Waipahu on November 17, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waipahu 2nd Ward.
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Vivien Aiko Suzawa

Posted On December 13th, 2017 -

89, of Waipahu, died on Sunday, October 29, 2017 in Pearl City. She was born in Lahaina, Maui. Private services held.
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