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Nalani Makua Andresen

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

March 31, 2012
Nalani Makua Andresen, 57, of Hilo, a community service fundraiser for various charitable services and sales representative at Na Makua Original Hawaiian Designs, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by father Joseph Makua and brother Nelson Makua. Services: 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Salvation Army Church, 291 Ponahawai St., Hilo.

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Bernard Seiso Akamine

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

April 2, 2012
Bernard Seiso Akamine, 89, of Honolulu, a Hawaiian Regent Hotel engineering department retiree and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 100th Infantry Battalion, Company B, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Jeanette Setsuko, son Barton, daughters Drusilla Tanaka and Candace Sakuda, brother George Shigeru and sisters Violet T. Tomihama, Betty C. Yee and Nancy K. Nakayama. Services noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. For location and to RSVP, send email to celebrate. 4.28@gmail.com. Casual attire. No flowers.

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DOMINGA G. CORTADO

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

DOMINGA G. CORTADO

Age 84, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away March 13, 2012 in Waipahu. Born January 8, 1928 in Salud Natividad, Pangasinan, Philippines. She was very active in the Jesus Cares Ministries, Waipahu.

She is survived by brother, Alejo (Christina) Cortado of Canada; niece, Florenda Frankovic.

Visitation 8:30 a.m. Saturday (April 28) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

FRANCISCO “ICCO” UGALINO UGALINO SR.

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

FRANCISCO “ICCO” UGALINO
UGALINO, SR

Age 93, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away March 26, 2012 in Wahiawa. Born August 17, 1918 in Magsingal, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Retired from Mililani Golf Club as a heavy equipment operator, a member of Hawaii Laborers Union Local 368, and a World War II Philippines and U.S. Veteran.

He is survived by wife, Maria U. Ugalino; daughter, Enriqueta (Florentino) Ponce; sons, Francisco (Priscila) Ugalino Sr., Candido (Josefina) Ugalino, Tereso (Edna) Ugalino; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; brother, Epifanio (Exuperia) Ugalino; sister, Juana Uclusin.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (April 29) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 10 a.m. Monday (April 30) at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; (1403 California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 11 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

RUTH HU NYUN CHUN

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

RUTH HU NYUN CHUN

Ruth L. Chun, 87, passed away peacefully at Arcadia Retirement Residence in Honolulu on March 16, 2012. She was an order/sales clerk and a professional seamstress, with Commercial Enterprises Ltd., Hawaiian Hardwood Co., Ltd., C.Q. Yee Hop & Co., Pearl Harbor Shipyard.

She is survived by daughters Patricia Ann (Wendell) Chow, Karen Gayle (Dennis) Webb, Leslie Lynn Chun Urubshurow; grandchildren William James (Iris) Chow, Wendell Albert (Rebecca) Chow, Stacey Wendean (David) Lovell, Kurt Christian Webb, Kristen Ruth Nesci (Dean) Schenone, Bion Tseren Urubshurow; great-grandchildren Jaime La’akea Lovell, Keely Kahiwahiwa Lovell, Trinity Ka’anela Lovell, Jet Fields Chow, Ace Kai Chow, Van Kanoa Chow, Ian Charles James Wellman Webb, Tyler Anthony Nesci, Christian Kimo Nesci; sisters Ida Chang, Evelyn Chun, Alice Yee; brothers Clarence Lee, Eugene Lee, Robert (Yvonne) Lee. Ruth was preceded in death by husband James C.H. Chun.

Services to be held at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea Street on Saturday, April 28, 2012. Visitation 10:00 AM with services at 11:00 AM. Private burial will be held at Hawaiian Memorial Cemetery on Sunday, April 29, 2012. Casual/aloha attire.

JASON KAHEKILI MCCOLLOUGH

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

JASON KAHEKILI MCCOLLOUGH
March 5, 2012

Jason Kahekili McCollough, 37, of Honolulu, passed away in Kuakini Medical Center surrounded by his family. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Edith (Raymond) Navarro, father Bart (Laura) McCollough, brothers Raymond Jr. (Martina) and James (Chanel) Navarro, Alan, Barton (Rayanne) and Ikaika McCollough; sisters Sheryl (Jerry) Sunga and Wendy Perdomo; and best friend David Ansagay. Celebration of Life: 9 a.m. Saturday (April 28) at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, 89-235 Pua Ave. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

KENSO HAMADA

Posted On April 24th, 2012 -

KENSO HAMADA

To Kenso, Thank you very much for everything.

No flowers.

SERVICE WILL BE 6:00 P.M. SATURDAY APRIL 28, 2012 AT HONPA HONGWANJI HAWAII BETSUIN.

HORACE KIYOSHI TANIOKA “KIYO”

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

HORACE KIYOSHI TANIOKA
“KIYO”

Age 83, son of the late Toraichi and Kiyono Tanioka of Honolulu, passed away on April 7, 2012. Born in Honolulu, he was a retired mason and member of the Masons’ Union. Preceded in death by his wife, Haruko, he is survived by his sons, Van (Lori), Guy (Devlynn), Todd and Les (Angela) Tanioka; grand-children, Shanalynn, Codee, Dylan and Rysa; brother, Stanley (Helen) Tanioka; sisters, Grace (Keichi) Ikeda and Bernice Tanioka. Visitation from 1:00 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2012, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; funeral service 2:00 p.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.

Gertrude S.Y. Tyau

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 11, 2012
Gertrude S.Y. Tyau, 98, of Honolulu, a Department of Education teacher, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Allen and sisters Hannah Sanders, Kathryn Ramones and Frances and Lillian Tyau. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church, 720 N. King St. Services: 9:30 a.m. Inurnment: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church or Palolo Chinese Home.

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Margaret Leiinaala Toshiko Sugai

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 4, 2012
Margaret Leiinaala Toshiko Sugai, 82, of Honolulu, a retired beautician and former employee of Watanabe Floral Inc. and Flowers by Jr. Lou & T, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Russell T.K. and Rodney Y.H., daughter Audrey T.K. Torii, sister Lilinoe “Yasuko” Tanaka-Onishi and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Margaret Park Smith

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 5, 2012
Margaret Park “Maggie” Smith, 94, of Honolulu, a retired food preparer at the original Kaiser Hospital on Ala Moana Boulevard, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons George and Michael, daughter Maxine Smith-Sullivan, seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Church, 5919 Kalanianaole Highway. Mass: 10 a.m. Committal of ashes: 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Samuel C. Santos

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 4, 2012
Samuel C. Santos, 56, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Alfreida A., sons Samuel C.K. and Shaun P.K., daughters Shannan L.M. Isabel and Allison I.K. Santos, brother Daniel Perreira, sisters Cherlene Santos and Florine Elarco, and 12 grandchildren. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Saturday at Shannan and Muggy’s home, 15-693 North Puni Mauka Loop, Hawaiian Beaches, Pahoa.

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Siegrid Thekla Santiago

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 18, 2012
Siegrid Thekla Santiago, 76, of Kahului, formerly of Hilo, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Falkenberg, Germany. She is survived by sons Oliver, Nick and Hans; daughters Edelgard “Ellie” Mansanas, Iris Camacho, Saskiai Gomes and Ilona “Pupi” Santiago; brother Joseph Sieghart; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences may be sent to www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Clarence T. Rufo

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

March 6, 2012
Clarence T. Rufo, also known as “Lucring” and “Ali,” 77, of Honolulu, a retired Princess Kaiulani Hotel housekeeper, died in Honolulu. He was born in Manaoag, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Lorenza, sons Efren and Jerry, daughter Marilou Brownlie, brother Estaquio “Alex,” sister Felomina “Fely” Eslaba, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Kathleen Helen Kehaulani Rosehill

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 8, 2012
Kathleen Helen Kehaulani “Kathy” Rosehill, 60, of Hilo, a Hilo Medical Center health unit clerk, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by brothers Edward III and Robert, and sister Diane Whitney. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. Saturday at deceased’s residence, 633 Lama St., Hilo. Casual attire.

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Reynaldo Batacan Ramos

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 12, 2012
Reynaldo Batacan Ramos, 50, of Kahului, a Kuleana Condominiums maintenance department employee, died. He was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Jeffrey, daughter Reynette, brother Cornelio, sisters Dioncia Arizaga and Carol Huffman, and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7:30 a.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku, Maui. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Mildred Mikiye Mizoguchi

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 10, 2012
Mildred Mikiye Mizoguchi, 93, of Kahului died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Francis; daughters Amy Fujimoto, Judy Muranaka, Marilyn Umetsu and Joan Matsuoka; brothers John, Masaru “JB” and Harry “To” Saka; sister Tsuruyo Takemoto; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Richard H. Miller

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 5, 2012
Richard H. Miller, 66, of Hana, Maui, an entrepreneur, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Buffalo, N.Y. He is survived by wife Patricia Cabellon, son Jason and sister Linda Gold. Private services. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Hilda Singson Medina

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

March 27, 2012
Hilda Singson Medina, 89, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Philip S., Alan, Donald and Jason; daughter Linda M. Machado; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers.

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Jason Kahekili McCollough

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

March 5, 2012
Jason Kahekili McCollough, 37, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Bart; mother Edith Navarro; brothers Raymond Jr. and James Navarro and Alan, Barton and Ikaika McCollough; and sisters Sheryl Sunga and Wendy Perdomo. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Nanaikapono Protestant Church. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Sherry Ann McArdle

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 16, 2012
Sherry Ann McArdle, 64, of Makakilo, a homemaker, died in Ka Puna Wai Ola. She was born in Kansas. She is survived by husband John, son Garry Kimbrell, daughter Angela Moreno, mother Gerry Piggott, brother Jim Piggott and five grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire.

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Ernesto Cruz Lucas

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 14, 2012
Ernesto Cruz Lucas, 75, of Ewa Beach, a Hawaii Pacific University professor of economics and a retired U.S. Foreign Service officer, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Elena; daughters Janice Lucas-Volk and Johanna, Juliet and Jessica Lucas; sister Juanita; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace. Mass: noon.

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Linda Ann Kido

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 19, 2012
Linda Ann Kido, 63, of Honolulu, an Advertising Specialists administrator, died in Hospice Kailua. She was born in Everett, Mass. She is survived by sons Ryan and Sean; brothers Larry, Robert and Stephen Moore; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Private inurnment. No monetary offerings.

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Ruth K. Kang

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

March 11, 2012
Ruth K. Kang, 88, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education school cafeteria cook at Moanalua Elementary School, died in Honolulu. She was born in Leilehua. She is survived by sons Alan H.I. and Felix A., daughter Rebecca R., sister Violet Moore and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Richard Tsutomu Kaneshiro

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 2, 2012
Richard Tsutomu Kaneshiro, 76, of Pearl City died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jane C. and sons Ryan, Eric and Miles. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Calvin Itsumi Kadooka

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 4, 2012
Calvin Itsumi Kadooka, 61, of Kona and Hilo, a Coca-Cola Bottling Co. technician and former Hawaii Air National Guard member, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by companion Myong Ching; son Darrell; mother Toyoko; sisters Carol Lahoski, Pauline McAlhany and Pearl Hoertkorn; and a grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Kona Stake Center, 75-230 Kalani St. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Kona Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Yutaka Yuzen Imamura

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 1, 2012
Yutaka Yuzen Imamura, 77, of Wailuku, a retired Buddhist minister at Wailuku Jodo Mission, died in Wailuku. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by brothers Akira and Hiroshi. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Wailuku Jodo Mission. Services: 4 p.m.

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Bonnie Lynn Horeses

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 13, 2012
Bonnie Lynn Horeses, 64, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Starlena Ancheta, brother Steve Regan, sisters Erma Low and Stacey Tapia, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Waipahu Community Christian Church. Services: 6 p.m.

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Allan Patrick Hardy

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 16, 2012
Allan Patrick Hardy, 69, of Wailuku, a retiree from Hawaiian Bitumuls Paving and Precast Inc., died. He was born in Seattle. He is survived by wife Ying Ji, daughter Kymberly Gressard and sister Sandy Gardner. Private services. Condolences may be sent to www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com or P.O. Box 6406, Kamuela, HI 96743.

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Alethea Fernandes

Posted On April 23rd, 2012 -

April 12, 2012
Alethea Fernandes, 76, of Lihue, a retired special-education teacher, died at home. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by sons Chris and Don, daughters Julie Chong and Penny Fernandes, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary Chapel in Koloa. Services: 10 a.m.

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