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Alejandro “Andy” Urbano

Posted On February 22nd, 2017 -

90, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Monday, January 23, 2017. He was born in Binalonan, Pangasinan, Philippines. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Honolulu. Services: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 25 at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, Honolulu. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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MARY LOUISE (JOSEPH) DANIELSON

Posted On February 22nd, 2017 -

Age 78, of Kaneohe passed away on November 16, 2016. She is survived by sons David (Terry), Michael (Dawn); daughters Maile (Dwayne), Mia (Sal); sister Yvonne Ward, 10 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren. Please join us for services on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Public welcome at 9:30am. Catholic Prayer Service to take place at 10:30am followed immediately by lunch. For those who want to attend, inurnment will be at Daimond Head Memorial Park at 12:45pm.

Vivian N. Iwai

Posted On February 22nd, 2017 -

80, of Fairfield, CA, died on January 20, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Care Home. She was born in Hilo, HI on August 26, 1936. Private services will be held.
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Thomas K. Tsubota

Posted On February 22nd, 2017 -

102, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 4:00 p.m.; Services: 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.
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Evelyn Sumiko Teranishi

Posted On February 22nd, 2017 -

96, of Waialua, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Friday, January 20, 2017. She was born in Kukuihaele, Hawaii. Private Services held.
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ALEJANDRO “ANDY” URBANO

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

Age 90, of Honolulu, HI, passed away January 23, 2017 in Honolulu. Born November 30, 1926 in Binalonan, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife, Adela Fajardo Urbano; sons, Manuel (Corazon) Urbano, Rodrigo (Blesy) Urbano, Conrado (Lenie) Urbano, Romeo (Grace) Urbano; daughters, Rosita Lalimarmo, Trinidad (Rudy) Alvarez; brother, Eduardo Urbano; 25 grandchildren; 47 great- grandchildren; 6 great-great- grandchildren. Visitation 6:00 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 25) at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa Church (712 N. School St., Honolulu); mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Marlene Hartman Beam

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

74, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. She was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Services are Pending.
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Natividad C. Ramos

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

84, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach on Saturday, February 4, 2017. She was born in Paranaque City, PI. Visitation: 9:00a.m.; Services: 11:00a.m. on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Burial: 1:00p.m. at Valley of the Temple Cemetery.
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Katherine Basa Villanueva

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

44, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died in Hilo on Thursday, January 19, 2017. She was born in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. Visitation: 10:00a.m.; Services: 11:00a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel in Hilo. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Alae Cemetery in Hilo.
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Joseph Anthony Frye, Sr.

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

79, of Wailuku, Maui, died in Kahuku, O`ahu, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. He was born in Camden, New Jersey. Services: 8:30 a.m. on Friday, February 24, 2017 at the Maui Veterans Cemetery in Makawao. Burial to follow at the Maui Veterans Cemetery.
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Dorothy Rose Smith

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

87, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in San Diego, California on Sunday, February 5, 2017. She was born in Illinois. Burial: 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the National Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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Edna Sachiko Yoshida

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

98, of Lahaina, Maui, died in Wailuku on Thursday, February 9, 2017. She was born in California. Memorial Service: 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Norman's Mortuary.
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Mary Chiyoko Kane

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

91, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Kaneohe on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Services are Pending
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Matthew Kealoha Naone, Sr.

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

70, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Kamuela on Thursday, January 26, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Services: 12:00p.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Spencer Beach Park in Kawaihae.
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William F. Webster, Jr.

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

67, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Friday, February 3, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 11:00a.m.; Services: 12:00p.m. on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary Makai Chapel. Inurnment: 3:00p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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Aaron Keliikuli Haruo Kakinami

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

65, of Koloa, Kauai, died on February 8, 2017. He was born on January 27, 1952 in Honolulu. Celebration of Life: Saturday, February 25, 2017. Visitation: 10:00AM; Mass: 11:00 AM at Saint Raphael Catholic Church, Koloa.
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Chiyoko Tsuda Chong

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

94, of Pearl City, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Saturday, February 4, 2017. She was born in Hilo. Private Services held.
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Leon William Wah Kwock Hee

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

62, of Waialua, Hawaii, died in Wahiawa on Thursday, February 2, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 12:00p.m. Services: 1:00p.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Haleiwa Beach Park.
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Robert Osamu Ichiyama

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

77, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on Saturday, January 28, 2017. He was born in Waipahu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Patricia Ann Kop

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

82, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, died in Kaneohe on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. She was born in Knoxville, Pennsylvania. Services: 6:00p.m. on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Honey's Restaurant Koolau Golf Club.
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Eleanor T. Kurosu

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

96, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on Thursday, February 2, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services were held.
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Ricky Elliot Caraballo

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

61, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died in Pahoa on Thursday, February 9, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel in Hilo.
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Edna (Mae) Wright Smith

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

Edna (Mae) Wright SmithEdna (Mae) Wright Smith, 101 years, of Cobleskill, New York and Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her New York residence on Saturday, February 4, 2017. Edna resided in Hawaii during the winter months for over 30 years visiting and enjoying time with her grandchildren. She attended the First United Methodist Church of Honolulu and was a regular volunteer at their Food Bank. Genealogy was her passion, researching and tracing several Revolutionary War ancestors on both her and husband Elbridge's side of the family; she also then traced Elbridge and herself back to the Mayflower. The Daughters of the American Revolution [DAR] was her love. Edna was a 57 year active member of Captain Christian Brown Chapter in NY, where she also held several State and National offices; she was also an active associate member of the Aloha Chapter, DAR, Hawaii for over 20 years. Her hobbies included reading, photography, knitting, baking, canning preserves, and gardening. Edna had been an exhibitor at the Schoharie County (Cobleskill) Sunshine Fair for 70 years, winning many blue ribbons and several Best of Show prizes. She is survived by two children: Elbridge W. (Diane) Smith of Kailua, Hawaii and Priscilla (Ron) Davis of Cobleskill, NY; three grandchildren: Elbridge Z. (Jill) Smith of Kailua, Meredith K. (James) Word of Kaneohe, and Kyle A. Davis of Cobleskill; two great-grandchildren, Lane G. Davis of Cobleskill and Liam Ka`eo Word of Kaneohe. A memorial service is pending at the Cobleskill United Methodist Church. Interment will be in Fort Plain, NY.

Ella Shigeyo Sakamoto

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

105, of Naalehu, Hawaii, died in Pahala on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Private Services held.
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MARTHA MONTECILLO

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

MARTHA MONTECILLOAge 96, of Aiea, HI, passed away December 21, 2016 in Pearl City. Born February 27, 1920 in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by sons, Edwardo (Melinda) Yrojo, Benjamen (Bernardita) Yrojo, Gilbert (Doris) Yrojo, Sr., Inocentes (Josephine) Montecillo, Jr.; daughters, Benita Sonan, Ludivina (Abraham) Martin; DinaMay (Ruspel) Revera; 27 grandchildren; 66 great-grand- children; 41 great-great-grand- childen. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 25) at the Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; memorial service 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers, please.

Sadaichi Kakugawa

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

85, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo on Saturday, January 28, 2017. He was born in Kapoho. Private Services held.
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Meliton Bagayo Batad

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

92, of Puaoa Valley, died in Home on Friday, January 20, 2017. He was born in Sacuyya Norte, Santa, Ilocos Sur Philippines. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Service at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary-Chapel. 2nd Visitation 9:00 a.m. Mass 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 25 at Blessed Sacrament Church - Pauoa. Burial: 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 25 at Valley of the Temples - Kaneohe.
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EVELYN SUMIKO TERANISHI

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

Age 96, of Waialua, HI, passed away Jan. 20, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born May 10, 1920 in Kukuihaele, HI. She was a retired dental assistant for Dr. Fred Sunahara D.D.S. She is survived by sons, Dennis Y. (Brenda R.) Teranishi, Edwin M. (Susan A.) Teranishi; daughter, Judy N. (Clyde Y.) Okazaki; 6 grandchildren, 4 great-grand- children; sisters, Hazel Etsuko (Noboru) Nakagawa, Kathy Yaeko Wong. Private services held. In lieu of flowers or gifts, family suggests a donation to your favorite charity.

TOMIKO “TOMI” KOSHI

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

94, of Honolulu, a retired Surfline Hawaii, seamstress and pattern maker, passed away in Honolulu. She was born in Oakland, CA. Survived by sons, Thomas (Toni) Koshi, William Koshi and Edward Koshi; hanai daughters, Cheryl Morishima-Silva and Dory (William) Clisham; 8 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild; half-brother, John Todoroki. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. Saturday February 25, 2017 at Harris United Methodist Church. Service begins at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

Robert “Bobby” Victor Akuna Bell, Jr.

Posted On February 21st, 2017 -

60, of Waianae, HI, died in Honolulu on Thursday, January 12, 2017. He was born in Hamakua, HI. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel.
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