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EUTIQUIO “KENNY” C. SUMAJIT

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

EUTIQUIO KENNY C. SUMAJIT 81, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017 in Honolulu. He was a retired electrician from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. He is survived by his wife, Marina Buccat Sumajit; son Kennedy Samson; daughters, Gemma Eslick and Leilani; grandsons, Jacob and Daniel Eslick. ~ Please see accompanying notice in today's paper for service information ~

June Leilani Nasau

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

71, of Nanakuli, died in Kuakini Hospital on Thursday, August 24, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9:00am Services: 10:00am on Friday, September 29 at Nanaikapono Church Nanakuli.
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Grace Miyako Miyamoto

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

82, of Waipahu, HI, died in Waipahu on August 24, 2017. She was born in Berkeley, CA. Private services held.
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Genevieve Kealahikikuokalani Fellhauer

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71, of Waimea, Hawaii, died in Waimea on September 9, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Private service held.
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Filemon Idica Yago

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

82, of Puhi, Kauai, died at Queen's Hospital in Honolulu on August 21, 2017. He was born in Santa Cruz, Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines on March 8, 1935. Celebration of life: 8:00 a.m.; Mass: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery.
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Lindsey “Boy” Yoshitomi Macomber, Jr.

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

45, of Waianae, died in Waianae on August 18, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Services: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 23 at Pokai Bay.
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Rose Nahonoapiilani Laborte Rabanal

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

64, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Maui, Hawaii, died in Las Vegas on August 29, 2017. She was born in Lahaina, Maui. Visitation: 6pm; Services: 7pm on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Norman's Mortuary Wailuku. Cremation will follow.
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FRANCIS MICHAEL GUIGUI

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

FRANCIS MICHAEL GUIGUIBorn September 14, 1938 in Waialua, and passed away peacefully at home on August 21, 2017, at the age of 78. He graduated from Waialua High School in 1956, served 12 years with the Hawaii National Guard missile unit, and retired from GTE Hawaiian Tel/Verizon after 31 years. He is survived by his wife, Amy; son, Michael; three grandsons, Daemon, Pono, Anthony; brothers, Richard (Momi), Lawrence (Wanda); sisters, Julita (Ray) Ford, Janet Stephens, and many nieces and nephews. The remembrance and celebration of his life will begin at 9 AM, Thursday, September 21, 2017, at St. Joseph's Church in Waipahu, with Mass at 11 AM. Burial services will follow in Kaneohe at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery, Hillcrest Section III at 2 PM.

Eleanor O. Motooka

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

79, of Kihei, Maui, died in Wailuku, Maui on September 10, 2017. She was born in Hana, Maui. Visitation: 9:30am; Services: 11:00am on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Christ the King Church, Kahului, Maui.
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Candelaria “Connie” Carvalho

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Carvalho 91, of Lihue, Kauai, died at Wilcox Hospital on September 2, 2017. She was born on August 3, 1926 in Kapaa. Private Celebration of Life to be held.
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Shinobu “Nobu” Nishikawa

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

85, of Waipahu, HI, died in Honolulu on August 17, 2017. He was born in Paauhau, HI. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Services: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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John S. Waiwaiole

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

86, of Haleiwa, HI, died in Waipahu on September 2, 2017. He was born in Honolulu, HI.
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Leilani Lee (Abellira) Gilfoy

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Leilani Lee (Abellira) Gilfoy Leilani Lee (Abellira) Gilfoy 1930 - 2017 87 yrs. passed away in St. Lucie County, FL. on July 27, 2017. Born on July 22, 1930, Leilani attended Kamehameha Schools, graduating Class of 1948. She is survived by her husband Ross P. Gilfoy (FL.), 2 Half-Sisters, 1 Half-brother. 5 Sons, 3 Daughters, 16 Grandkids & 6 Great-Grand kids. A "Celebration of Life" Service will be held on Sat.-Sept. 23rd, 2017 from 9am to 12pm, @ The Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel, in The Kapuni Room (11th Floor). A "Private Scattering of Ashes" to follow. Please send Condolences, Fond Memories, & ANY photos of Leilani to: . Aloha Attire.

George “Keoki” B. Nakayama

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

78, of Mililani, HI, died in Honolulu on August 13, 2017. He was born in Hilo, HI. Private services.
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Reverend Randy Roy Reynoso

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Age 55, of Pearl City passed away on September 3, 2017. He was born in Honolulu and was the pastor of Ewa Community Church. He is survived wife Ann K. Kamimura Reynoso; step-son Dan Morales; parents Raul and Priscilla Reynoso and brother Rodney Rick Reynoso. Visitation 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 6 p.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

Margaret Hooke

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

88, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died in Honolulu on September 4, 2017. She was born in Makawao, Maui. Private services.
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Patricia Facuri

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

76, of Kahului, Maui, died in Kahului on August 30, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 9am; Services: 11am on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at St. Anthony Church Wailuku. Inurnment: 1pm at the Maui Veteran's Cemetery in Makawao.
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Kimiyo Fuse

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

100, of Waipahu, died in Waipahu on Sunday, August 13, 2017. She was born in Ewa. Private service.
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Natalie Nanae Yoshioka

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

74, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu on August 19, 2017. She was born in Chinang, China. Visitation: 3:00 p.m.; Services: 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Masashi Kamiya

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

87, of Mililani, passed away on Aug. 24, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife, Margaret, sisters, Janet Dobiesz (Tom), Lilly Shimojo (Harry), Sally Tsuda (Roy), and many nieces and nephews. Services for Masashi will be held at Mililani Memorial Park, Makai Chapel on Friday, September 22, 2017. Visitation at 9:30am, services at 10:00am. Inurnment with Military Honors at 11:00am. Casual attire / Flowers welcome.

Leilani Lee (Abellira) Gilfoy

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

(Abellira) Gilfoy 87, of Port St. Lucie, Florida, formerly of Honolulu, Hawaii, died at The Hospice House in St. Lucie on July 27, 2017. She was born in Shanghai, China on July 22, 1930. Celebration of life: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Kapuni Room of the Sheraton Princess Ka`iulani Hotel on Saturday, September 23, 2017. Private Scattering of ashes.
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FREDERICK W. ORNELLAS

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Age 71, of Kailua, Hawaii passed away on August 31, 2017 in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu on November 29, 1945. He is survived by wife, Haunani, mother, Lydia Kamakanoe (Ornellas) Cluney, brothers, Raymond Jr, William and Hanale, 4 step- brothers, 1 stepsister, son, Keli'i, daughter, Ikaika (Kaina) and 7 grandchildren. Visitation 9:30am, Celebration of Life Service 11am on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel.

Roy Yoshito Ichimura

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Roy Yoshito Ichimura80, of Waipahu, Hawaii. Roy passed away peacefully at home on July 27, 2017. Roy served in the Air National Guard for 37 years and later worked at Kapolei Golf Course. He will be remembered for his kindness, generous heart, and fastidiousness. He enjoyed fishing, playing golf and cards, and making gau. He is truly loved and will be missed by everyone. Survived by wife Lois; step- children Lorelle and Bruce Chin; sister Mae Plata; and nieces and nephews. Visitation at 9:30 a.m. and Services at 10:30 a.m. at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel on September 23, 2017.

JAMES BENJAMIN SEELIG

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

JAMES BENJAMIN SEELIGJune 17, 1927- June 8, 2017 Jim Seelig passed away peacefully on June 8 in Eugene, Oregon. Jim was adopted to Hawaii by Adria and Benjamin Seelig when he was 6 years old. He grew up living in Kailua on the island of Oahu. Jim attended Iolani School and graduated from Roosevelt High School, class of 1945. After his high school graduation, Jim attended college at Eastern Washington University in Cheney, Washington where he earned a Bachelor's of Art in Education in 1951. He served as Student Body President in 1949-1950 and was listed in "Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities for 1950-51. In 1951, Jim married his high school sweetheart, Suzanne Johnson. They raised six children and lived together in their home in Kailua for 25 years. Jim and Suzanne divorced in 1975. Jim began working for Hawaiian Telephone Company in 1951. He spent 36 years working in sales and marketing, education and training and retired from Hawaiian Telephone in 1987. He also made use of his degree in education by teaching citizenship classes in the evenings. In 1976, in Hawaii, Jim met the love of his life, Pat Orme. Pat was a British citizen attending a United States citizenship class that Jim taught. Jim and Pat married in 1990. In 1993, they moved to Eugene, Oregon. Jim is survived by his wife Pat as well as his six children from his first marriage; Cecilia (Jerry) Gue, Doug (Ingrid and one grandchild), Terry (Dawn), Tony (Jodie and three grandchildren) Pamela, and Christopher; and by Pat's four children, Greg (Sharon and two grandchildren), Sharon (Jeff and 3 grandchildren), Darrell, and Christopher. Jim is also survived by his two brothers, John and Bob. A private ceremony for scattering of ashes will be at Kailua beach on October 3. A Celebration of Life for Jim Seelig will be held at the Kalama Beach Club, 280 N. Kalaheo Ave. at 11:30 on October 3, 2017. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to Sacred Hearts Hospice in Eugene, Oregon or Hospice Hawaii in Honolulu.

Karen Jean Hungerford

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Karen Jean Hungerford65, of Honolulu, passed away in Honolulu on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Visitation at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Calvary by the Sea. Service at 3:00 p.m. Reception to follow at the family home. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

James Kinjiro Kanemaru

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Age 94, of Honolulu passed away on August 20, 2017 at Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu and was a retired fabricator welder. James is survived by sons Gary (Doreen) and Jack (Carolyn); daughter Gail (Nelson) Fukuki; 6 grandchildren and 5 great- grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. on Friday, September 22, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Private inurnment. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

Amanda Reyna Martin

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

Amanda Reyna MartinAmanda Reyna Martin, 65 of Kailua, Oahu, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her three sons on September 13, 2017. She was born on July 17, 1952 in Sogamoso, Colombia. She spent her life as a devoted mother to her sons and as a devout Catholic, dedicated to her parish, St. Anthony of Padua in Kailua. Amanda's joyous life was expressed through her love of the arts, which included hula, ballet, tap dancing, yoga, capoeira, and playing the ukulele. Her contagious smile and energy were perfect compliments to her generosity and kindness. Above all, she loved raising her three sons whom she instilled values of faith. perseverence, and love. She is survived by sons, Major (USAF) Adrian Ikaika (Virginia), Daren Kawika, and Larry Kalani Martin; brothers Nepomuceno, Gilberto, German, and Oscar; sister Cristina; and beloved dog Carmelo. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m. -11:30 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Kailua on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. The celebration of Amanda's life will begin at the church at 11:30 a.m., followed by Mass at noon and burial at 2:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Share stories and condolences online at kenordensteinfunerals.com. Arrangements Provided By: Ken Ordenstein Funerals

June Verzola Aganon

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

52, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on August 23, 2017. He was born in Aparri, Cagayan, Philippines. Visitation: 5:30 p.m.; Services: 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary.
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Florence M. Yasuda

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

98, of Honolulu, died in Aiea on September 2, 2017. She was born in Honolulu. Visitation: 5 PM; Services: 6 PM on Monday, September 25, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
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Betty Wajar

Posted On September 17th, 2017 -

70, of Honolulu, HI, died in Honolulu on September 8, 2017. She was born in Aur Atoll, Federated States of Micronesia. Visitation: 8:30 a.m.; Services: 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
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