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Violet Acedillo Lee

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

89, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on April 19, 2018. She was born in Niulii, N. Kohala. Visitation: 5:00 PM; Services: 6:00 PM on Wednesday, June 6 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary Chapel.
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Lester Sin Fook Ching

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

88, of Huleia, Kauai, died on May 14, 2018 at his home. He was born on August 25, 1929 in Waimea, Kauai. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Service: 10:00 am on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Lihue Ward. Burial: 12:30 pm at Hanapepe Veterans Cemetery.
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Scott Rikio Fujii

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

48, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on April 6, 2018. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Alfred Cariaga Jr.

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

66, of Kapolei, died in Ewa Beach on may 1, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Private service.
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Rodrigo “Rudy” Bayya Baptista

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

64, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on March 28, 2018. He was born in Sulvec, Narvacan, Philippines. Visitation: 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Services: 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 31 at St. Philomena Catholic Church, Salt Lake. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Alejandro Baysa Garcia

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

78, of Texas, died in Texas on May 10, 2018. He was born in Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Services: 8:00 a.m. on Friday, June 1 at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipio. Burial: 10:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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David Gordon Kakalia

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

82, of Makawao, died in Wailuku on April 16, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9AM-12PM; Services: 10AM on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Norman's Mortuary. Burial: 1PM at Maui Veterans Cemetery in Makawao.
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Yoshiaki “Joe Nishi” Uehira

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

88, of Wahiawa, HI, died in Wahiawa on March 26, 2018. He was born in Waipahu. Visitation: 5:00 p.m.; Services: 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel.
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Jorge Ucol Asuncion

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

64, of Ewa Beach Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach Hawaii on April 5, 2018. He was born in Sarrat Ilocos Norte Philippines. Visitation: 9:00 am; Services: 11:00 am on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Burial: 12:30 pm at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
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Nancy Haruko Zaha

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

96, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on March 30, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10 a.m.; Services: 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Royce Takeo Ebesu, Jr.

Posted On May 27th, 2018 -

61, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo, Hawaii on May 11, 2018. He was born in Lihue, Hawaii. Visitation: 1:00 p.m.; Services: 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin Sangha Hall.
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Wilfred Ibara

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

76, of Kekaha, Kauai, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on April 22, 2018. He was born in Waimea on January 13, 1942. Celebration of Life: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kekaha Ward. Private scattering of ashes.
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Kit Fong Lee

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

98, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on Saturday, April 28, 2018. She was born in China. Private Services.
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Llewellyn Saya

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

73, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on May 9, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel. Burial at a later date.
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James K. Martin

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

50, of Pearl City, HI, died in Pearl City on April 25, 2018. He was born in South Carolina. Celebration of Life: 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel.
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William Alfred Todd Cunningham, Sr.

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

91, of Hilo, Hawaii, died in Hilo, Hawaii on May 21, 2018. He was born in Hilo, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Burial: 12:00 noon at East Hawaii Veterans Cemetery #2, Hilo.
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Alfred B. Sambueno

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

95, of Aiea, HI, died in Aiea on March 23, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Burial: 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Mitsuo Yabiku

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

88, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on April 16, 2018. He was born in Makaweli, Kauai. Private services were held.
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Margaret Chin

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

Age 85, of Honolulu, passed away May 15, 2018. She was born in Penang, Malaysia and was a retired packer and cook for King's Bakery. Survived by sons, Paul (Siew Kin Chook) Chong and Peter Chong; grandchildren, Matthew (Emily Yamashita-Chong) and Agnes Chong. Private services. Arrangements Provided By: Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel

W. CARLETON HAWPE

Posted On May 26th, 2018 -

W. CARLETON HAWPESeptember 8, 1940 - September 22, 2018 Age 76, Carleton passed away peacefully with his loving family surrounding him at home in Las Vegas. Born in Waynesboro, VA; the son of Thomas and Mary Anne Hawpe; brothers, Tom Hawpe (Greenville, NC) and Ed Hawpe (Rehoboth, DE). He graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree with honors in 1966. He joined the Peace Corps and worked in the Marshall Islands from 1966-1968 and stayed an additional 15 years. In 1983, he established the W. Carleton Hawpe & Associates Architect/Planning firm in Honolulu until 2000. Beloved husband of Leona Hawpe; father of Joseph, Jennifer, Robert and Amanda; grand- father of 11 and 1 pre-deceased. He and Leona moved to Virginia where he worked for PBDewberry in Arlington, VA, until retiring in 2013. "Celebration of Life"/ Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Paewalani (45-901 Wailele Road, Kaneohe, HI 96744.) Visitation: 10 AM - 11AM; Service: 11AM. Attire: Island Wear.

Neff Alfred “Prince Neff ” Maiava

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

93, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on April 21, 2018. He was born in Tula Tutuila, Samoa. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Co-Cathedral at St.Theresa. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 4, 2018 at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
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Steven Victorio Bersamin

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

82, of Waianae, Hawaii, died in Waianae on May 16, 2018. He was born in Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines. Visitation: 10:20 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.
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Pasita “Pat” Batula

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

76, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Pearl City, died in Las Vegas on May 4, 2018. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitation: 9:00 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Pearl City. Inurnment: 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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Pearl Ulunuiokamamalu “Aunty Ulu” Kanakaole Garmon

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

83, of Kuhio Village, Waimea, died in Kuhio Village, Waimea on May 10, 2018. She was born in Keaukaha, Hilo. Visitation: 5 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Services: 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery #2.
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Ligorino “Dong” Nono

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

83, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on May 7, 2018. He was born in Hana, Maui. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Mililani Mortuary, Makai Chapel. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 30 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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Mary Mele Sooga

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

52, of Waianae, died in Waianae on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Private Services Held.
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Jeffery Clifford Ching

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

65, of Pearl City, Hawaii, died in Kapolei on May 8, 2018. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel. Burial: 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Sachiko Miyagi Watson

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

86, of Mililani, Hawaii, died in Mililani on May 7, 2018. She was born in Okinawa, Japan.
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Masato Tamashiro

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

90, of Kaneohe, died in Kailua on April 26, 2018. He was born in Lahaina, Hawaii. Visitation: 4:30 pm; Services: 5:30 pm on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary - Maunakea Chapel.
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Michele Mei Ling Jim

Posted On May 25th, 2018 -

73, of Las Vegas, NV, formerly of Honolulu, died on April 23, 2018. She was born in Honolulu. Services: 3:00 pm on Monday, June 11, 2018 at Epiphany Episcopal Church, Las Vegas, NV.
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