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Harriet H.D. Nueva

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

88, of Colorado Springs, CO, died on April 24, 2017 in Colorado Springs, CO. She was born on February 2, 1929 in Honolulu, HI. Services: 11:00 am; Burial: 11:30 a.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
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Susan Kong Suet Jong

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

89, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Sunday, April 16, 2017. She was born in Canton, China. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.
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Wilfred “Winky” Bonoan Madamba

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

Age 70, of Honolulu, passed away March 21, 2017. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines on January 12, 1947, and was a retired warehouse and transportation supervisor for NEX (Navy Exchange). He is survived by wife, Milagros Albano Madamba, and daughter, Fayemarie. Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Friday, 5/05/2017, at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; wake service 7:00 p.m. Additional visitation 9:00-10:15 a.m. Saturday, 5/06/2017, at St. John the Baptist Church- Kalihi; Mass 10:15 a.m. with burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park at 12:00 p.m. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Kongo Kimura

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

97, passed away peacefully at Islands Hospice Palolo home on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. He was born on July 21, 1919 in Kona, where he grew up and graduated from Konawaena High School. After graduating from the University of Hawaii, he married Sueko Hokada and moved to Pahoa on the Big Island to start teaching agriculture at Pahoa High & Elementary School. He built his family home and grew many fruits and flowers on his acreage. He retired from teaching after 32 years at the same school and became a tour bus driver for another 30 years. He loved to sing to his Japanese tourists. He also loved playing golf. His beloved wife, Sue passed on last year and he missed her dearly. Kongo is survived by daughter, Laraine Yasui, son, Bruce Kimura, daughter, Christine Kimura, 6 grandchildren, Yvette (Erik Aronesty) Yasui, Ryan (Kara) Yasui, Claudine (Gordon Yoshiki) Kimura, Kazu (Audrey) Hernandez, Desmonne (Brian) Bennett, Kimberly Borges-Ono and 11 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by daughter Karen Kimura (Michael Hillis). Celebration of Life service will be held at Borthwick Mortuary at 1330 Maunakea St. Honolulu on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Visitation at 4 pm. Service at 5:00 pm followed by refreshments. Parking entrance on Kukui St. No flowers, casual attire.

Eleanor Oi Lan Siu

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

96, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Thursday, April 13, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Private burial.
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Billie Yvonne Hendrix Burt

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

89, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. She was born in Logan, Kansas. Scattering of ashes to be held in Silver City, New Mexico.
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Kenneth “Buddy” Robertson

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

68, of Buena Park, California passed away on August 6, 2017 of natural causes. Born in California, he served in the US Army and retired after many years of service with the County of Orange. He is survived by his Brother Tyrone Freitas, nieces Toni Freitas, Terri DaSilva and Tanya Cooper. Services to be held at Punchbowl Cemetery on May 5, 2017 at 2 pm. Casual attire.

Nico Alvarez Cabo

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

63, of Wahiawa, HI, died in Wahiawa on Sunday, April 9, 2017. He was born in Lanipao, Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation: 6:00p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 4 at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Norma Ernestina Dixson

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

75, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Kaneohe on Monday, April 24, 2017. She was born in La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Haruko Yamauchi

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

98 of Honolulu, passed away on March 31, 2017. She was born in Piihonua and grew up in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She retired as a forelady for California Packing Corporation. She was predeceased by son, Paul. She is survived by daughter Margaret, 2 sons, Arthur, and Herman; sister Masako Kimoto, 4 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren. Visitation: 5:00 pm on Friday May 5, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services will be held at 6:00 pm. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Patricia Makaula “Loke” Dela Vega

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

69, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Valley of the Temples Memorial Chapel.
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Setu Tifane

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

55, of Pago Pago, American Samoa, died in Honolulu on Monday, April 17, 2017. He was born in American Samoa. Visitation: 8:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at Good Samaritan Worship Center. Burial: 12:00 p.m. on Monday, May 8, in Pago Pago, American Samoa.
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Masae Osaki

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

99, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Thursday, April 6, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services held.
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Calvin K. Wilhelm

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

71, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach on Sunday, April 23, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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LUCY PRINEA ABRAZADO

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

Age 90, of Kapolei, HI, passed away April 5, 2017 in Kapolei. She was born April 5, 1927 in Honolulu. She retired as Housekeeping Supervisor at the Hawaiian Regent Hotel, Waikiki, and was a member of the American Federation of Labor - Hotel & Restaurant Workers Union. She is survived by sons, Lorenzo G. (Aileen) Abrazado, Jr., Melchor (Paula) Abrazado, Herman (JoAnn) Abrazado, Stanley Abrazado, Francis Alonzo (Cheryl) Abrazado; daughters, Shawn Ocampo, Lucy Ann (Harold) Kida, 9 grand- children, 8 great-grandchildren, 11 great-great-grandchildren; she is preceded in death by husband, Lorenzo G. Abrazado, Sr. Visitation 5:30 p.m., Tuesday (May 2) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Prayer service 6:30 p.m. Burial 11:00 a.m., Wednesday (May 3) at Hawaiian Memorial Park, Kaneohe.

Urbano Lucero Sevilla

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

90, of Waipahu, Hawaii died in Waipahu on Friday, April 7, 2017. He was born in the Philippines. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary, Chapel. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Oliver “Oly” Kauhane III

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

64, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Thursday, March 23, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Private scattering of ashes.
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Tommy Andrew Salazar

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

67, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, died in Tripler Army Medical Center on Friday, April 7, 2017. He was born in Denver, Colorado. Services: 10 am - 2 pm on Sunday, April 30 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary-Chapel. Inurnment: 10:00 am on Tuesday, May 2 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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David Puahala Ii

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

82, of Aiea, Hawaii, died in Aiea on March 11, 2017. He was born in Kalaupapa. Services: 6:00 - 9:00 pm on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary Chapel.
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Shirley Lehua Camara

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

Shirley Lehua CamaraAge 81, of Kaalaea, died in Makaha on Sunday, April 2, 2017. She was born in Honolulu on 1/23/1936. Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 7:00 p.m. Private burial. Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Flora P. Young

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

97, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Tuesday, April 11, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at the National Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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LUSIA AANO MEAGHER

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

LUSIA AANO MEAGHER84, of Pearl City, a retired Hickam Commissary store worker, passed away on April 14, 2017 in Pearl City. Born in Nuuuli, American Samoa. She is survived by her son, Matauaina "Mack" Meagher; daughters, Fia (Eddie) Lau and Lusia "Rina" Simpson; grandchildren, John Sullivan, Patrick (Jennifer) Sullivan, William Simpson, Kalae Meagher, Aloanu Meagher and Mack Joseph Meagher (Deceased); great grandchildren, Noah and Brady Sullivan. Visitation will be from 9:00am, Wednesday May 3, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, East Chapel. Service begins at 10:00am. Inurnment to follow at 2:00pm at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

Ella D. Gomes

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

78, of Kailua, Hawaii, died in Kailua on Sunday, April 9, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 1, 2017 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Larry S. Honda

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

89, of Wailuku, Maui, died on March 14, 2017 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on September 6, 1927 in Sprecklesville, Maui. Private services were held.
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Melanie Ululani Naki

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

Melanie Ululani NakiAge 41, of Kaneohe, passed away April 10, 2017. She was born in Kailua, Hawaii Sept. 12, 1975, and was a baker for Don Quijote. Survived by father, Douglas Kekoa; sisters, Rhonda, Amber and Kimberly Naki; grandfather, William Naki; nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wed. 5/03 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 7:30 p.m. Second visitation 9-10:15 a.m. Thurs. 5/04 at the mortuary; service 10:15 a.m. Burial 12 noon at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Blossom Y. Tyau

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

94, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Saturday, April 22, 2017. She was born in Wailuku, Maui. Services Pending.
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Jacinto Guerrero Acosta

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

86, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Friday, April 21, 2017. He was born in Asingan, Pangasinan, Philippines. Private Services.
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Robert Yotaro Ishimoto

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

86, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died on March 22, 2017. He was born on February 28, 1931 in Honolulu. Private Services held.
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Ella Mala Deanna Gomes

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

Ella Mala Deanna Gomes Age 78, peacefully passed away surrounded by family on April 9, 2017 at Castle Hospital. She was born on Jan. 24, 1939 at Kapiolani Maternity Hospital, Honolulu, T.H. She retired from Kailua's Holiday Mart where she made many lifelong friends. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, William Gomes; Son, Dean Gomes (Jina), daughters, Zandra Boskie and Jeannine Billand. Grandsons, Dominic, Sean and Dean Jr. Her brothers Eugene (Sonny) Paiva, Albert (Buddy) Paiva (Yvonne) Alexander Paiva (deceased) and George Paiva (Cheryl), sister Irene Faust of Alaska. Visitation on May 1 and service at Mililani Mortuary 20 S. Kukui St. Hono, 9:00 family, 9:30 public. Service 10:30. Burial at Mililani Park Cemetery on Mililani Cemetery Rd.

Linda Sue Switzer

Posted On April 28th, 2017 -

64, of Hauula, Hawaii, died in Hauula on Sunday, March 26, 2017. She was born in Hauula. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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