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Norman Kamealii Kama, Sr.

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

62, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in the Kuakini Medical Center on August 15, 2018. He was born in Kalihi on April 27, 1956. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 25, 2018 at the Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary Chapel. Private Burial.
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David K. Umeda

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

66, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on September 10, 2018. He was born in Hilo. Visitation: 4:00 p.m.; Memorial Service: 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo.
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Philip F. Baham

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

96, of Minneapolis, Minnesota, died in Honolulu on August 6, 2018. He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. Inurnment at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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Sylvana “Sylvia” Rabisa Simoes

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

99, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on September 8, 2018. She was born in Hilo. Private Memorial Services and Celebration of Life to be held at a later date.
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Myles Satoru Sakamoto

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

75, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Kailua on August 28, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services.
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Alice Balabala Bailey

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

90, of (Aliamanu) Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Springfield, Missouri on August 28, 2018. She was born in Wailuku, Maui. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Ann M. Mandaquit

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

66, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died in Pahoa on September 10, 2018. She was born in Bremerton, Washington. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Dream Hawaii Studio, Hilo.
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Raymond Masami Shishido

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

89, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died at his home in Kaneohe on August 20, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private Services held.
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Florence Y. Lum

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

96, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 29, 2018. She was born in the Territory of Hawaii. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Rodney Academia

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

57, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on July 30, 2018. He was born in Wahiawa. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Tu Thi Nguyen

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

89, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 12, 2018. She was born in Vietnam. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary, Vineyard Chapel, Honolulu, on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
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Roger E. Baldwin

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

88, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo, on August 7, 2018. He was born in Hilo. Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Church of the Holy Apostles, Hilo. Private Urn Committal.
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Suzuko Yamamoto

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

95, of Capt Cook, Hawaii, died in Hilo on August 27, 2018. She was born in Pahala. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary Hilo. Burial: 12:00 p.m. at Homelani Cemetary.
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Oscar Vergara Peralta

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

63, of Waianae, Hawaii, died in Waianae on August 27, 2018. He was born in Brgy. Taleb, Nagbukel, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 - 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, September 26 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Kalihi. Burial: 12:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
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Donald A. Brown

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

91, of Kapolei, Hawaii, died in Kapolei August 24, 2018. He was born in Van Nuys, California. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 10:45 a.m. on Friday, September 21, 2018 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary.
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Stanley Wayne Cadiente, Sr.

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

70, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on August 19, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. on Friday, September 21, 2018 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Honolulu. Services: 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 22 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Fred Kiichiro Ishikawa

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

94, of Honolulu, an Army veteran and retired vice-president of Kailua Products, Ltd., passed away on August 13, 2018 at Kuakini Geriatric Care. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by his wife, Patsy, and daughter, June (Manly) Williams. Private services were held. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

MORRIS SHOSEI ISHIHARA

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

93, of Honolulu, a retired planner estimator at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, passed away September 3, 2018 at Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by sons, Kerry (Joni) Ishihara, Bryan Ishihara and Neal (Christine Johnson) Ishihara; grandchildren, Kelli (Jared) Tavares, Torri (Jay) Yoshizawa and Christopher; great- grandchild, Emma; sister, Harriet Amuro. Private service held. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Thomas Keiji Higuchi

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

85, of Aiea, passed away on August 25, 2018 at the Palolo Chinese Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by his son, Mark (Joanne); grandchildren, Amy (Steve) Baek and Randy Higuchi; sister-in-law, Patsy Higuchi; brother-in-law, Thomas Tsuchimoto. Preceded in death by his wife, Edith; daughter, Suzanne Higuchi; brother, Harry and sister Hazel. Private services held. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Charlene Ann Smith Ramos

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

52, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on August 12, 2018. She was born in Germany. Visitation: 11 AM; Services: 12 noon on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Oahu Cemetery.
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Lee Ann U Kauhi

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

65, of Waimanalo, died in Kailua on August 27, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 AM; Services: 10:30 AM on Monday, September 24, 2018 at St. George Waimanalo. Burial: 2:00 PM at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Linda Jean White

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

78, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on September 2, 2018. She was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma. No services.
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Henrietta “Billie Girl” Crabbe

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

73, of Waianae, HI, died in Waianae on August 14, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 21 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
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Juan “John” J. Ferrer

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

91, of Waipahu, HI, died in Honolulu on August 7, 2018. He was born in Luzon, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. on Thursday, September 20 at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipio. Burial: 1:00 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
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Mutsue T. Ogata

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

92, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on August 8, 2018. He was born in Koloa.
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Jacqueline K. Yamashiro

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

92, of Waianae, HI, died in Waianae on July 19, 2018. She was born in Makua Valley, Oahu. Visitation: 8:30 a.m.; Services: 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Burial: 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel.
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Richard Kazuo Kanayama

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

87, of Kaneohe, an Air Force veteran, a former fishery biologist in Marquette, Michigan, and a retired Assistant State Parks Administrator, passed away on September 7, 2018 at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by his wife, Janice; son, Galen; daughter, Lisa Kanayama; sisters, Jean Nakamura and Irene (Gerald) Atkins; and by grandson, Elon Kanayama. Visitation is at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 24, 2018, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. The service begins at 6:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Burial will be at Hawaiian Memorial Park on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Joy Keahipuakauikawekiu

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Joy Keahipuakauikawekiu JOY KEAHIPUAKAUIKAWEKIU MILLS-FERREN Joy passed unexpectedly on August 3, 2018 in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. She was a Lifeguard with the Hawaii County Fire Department, stationed at Kahalu'u and La'aloa Beaches in Kona for the past ten years. Her lifeguard career began in the City and County of Honolulu, Districts II and III in the late 1990's. A Kona paddle-out and service was held on August 25, 2018 for family and friends. The Oahu Lifeguard paddle-out is scheduled for Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Sans Souci (Kaimana) Beach at 7:00 a.m., followed by Visitation and Service at the Volleyball Courts adjacent to the beach, 8:00-11:00 a.m. Survived by mother, Linda Leilani Mills; brother Keo (Debra) of Illinois; sister Yvonne Patcho of Waianae, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Francis Kit Fu Pang

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

 Francis Kit Fu PangFrancis Kit Fu Pang, passed away at home peacefully on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at the age of 81. Francis retired from the Department of Transportation as a Senior Inspector and was currently employed with Bowers and Kubota. He is survived by his loving wife Inez, sons: James (Barbara), Arnold (Bonnie), and Mark; grandchildren: Jamee (Robert) Rivera and Alika (Jessica) Pang; great-grandchildren: Robert Rivera, Noah Rivera, Keahi Pang and Makana Pang; Sister: Annette (Donald) Yasutake; Brother: Dwight (Jean) Pang. Services will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Mystical Rose Oratory on the campus of St. Louis School. Visitation at 9am, followed by mass at 10am. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Haruo Miyamura

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Haruo MiyamuraAge 90 of Mililani passed away on August 8, 2018 in Aiea. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. Haruo retired from Chevron U.S.A. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He is survived by his wife Alice M. Miyamura: sons Delton (Nicole) Miyamura, Dayton (LeeAnn) Miyamura, Denton (Marla) Miyamura: daughter Delaine (Russell) Ige: 7 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter. Visitation will be at 9:00 a.m. Thursday September 27, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park's Makai Chapel followed by funeral service at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be 12:30 p.m. Thursday September 27, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual / Aloha attire. Flowers Welcome.

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