Archive for the ‘Death Notices’ Category

Dennis Xavier Hualani Aloiau Chai

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 20, 2016
Dennis Xavier Hualani Aloiau Chai, 73, of Kaneohe, a teacher and an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Alvina Lopez; son Kumuhone Stone; daughters Aulii Hirayama, Lani Kaaa, Puna Na’auao, Courtney Chai and Jayme Ide; brothers Paul Chai Jr. and Larry, Matthew and Bernard “Kealii” Ceballos; sisters Bernadette “Sister” Moleta and Ella L. Brooks; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Aug. 2 at St. Ann’s Church, 46-129 Haiku Road, Kaneohe. Services at noon. Mass: 12:45 p.m. A veteran salute and inurnment: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park/Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. Leis welcome. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

David Keith Rinell

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 16, 2016
David Keith Rinell, 80, of Kaneohe, president of Rinell Wood Systems Inc., died in Kailua. He was born in Astoria, Ore. He is survived by wife Annette, son David Neil, daughter Audrey Marie Crimmins and two grandchildren. Celebration of life: 3-5 p.m. July 30 at Mid Pacific Country Club. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanalua mortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Vernon E.Y. Chong

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 1, 2016
Vernon E.Y. Chong, 90, of Kailua, a former Aloha Airlines aircraft mechanic and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Vernon Jr., daughters Susan Moore-Chong and Lori Chong, brothers Harold and Donald, sisters Angie Ing and Mona Suinn, and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 2 at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea St., Honolulu. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Felipe Batara Salviejo

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 10, 2016
Felipe Batara “Ipe” Salviejo, 90, of Waipahu, a retired Hilo Lagoon Hotel, Arcadia Retirement Residence and Spencecliff Waikiki Restaurant maintenance technician, and former municipal councilman and policeman in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Badoc. He is survived by wife Susana “Saning,” sons Quirino “Query” and Armando “Larry,” daughters Emelita “Eme” Faeldonea and Arleen Ramos, sister Ludivina Bermudez and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 1 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 2 at St. Joseph Church, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Flowers welcome. Condolences: hawaiian memorialparkmortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Putman Clark

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 27, 2016
Putman “Putty” Clark, 69, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a Clark Realty Corp. founder, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Katie, Jenna and Amanda; father Henry B. Jr.; brother Sefton “Bee”; and a grandchild. Private services. Celebration of life on Aug. 20 at Hawaii Preparatory Academy on Hawaii island. Aloha or casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hawaii Community Foundation/CRCCF.

Posted in Death Notices

Wan Yan Sik

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 22, 2016
Wan Yan Sik, 77, of Honolulu, reverend for Kuan Yin Temple, died at home. She was born in Taiwan. She is survived by disciples Wei Shi, Wei Juan, Wei Neng, Wei Yuan and Zhi Lin. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. July 28 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Eufemia Calucag dela Cruz

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 24, 2016
Eufemia Calucag dela Cruz, 87, of Lennox, Calif., died in Lennox. She was born in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by daughter Felicidad Ruiz and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. July 31 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 1 at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Posted in Death Notices

Wilmer Paahao Simeona

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 9, 2016
Wilmer Paahao Simeona, 78, of Honolulu, a mason and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Tauileva T.; daughters Nadine, Dede, Darlene, Elizabeth and Delores; stepsons Junior, Johnny and Jamie Lasalo, and Jezda Talitiga; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. July 31 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. White attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Sidney Alexa Fratzke

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 22, 2016
Sidney Alexa Fratzke, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Waimanalo Elementary School educator, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hollister, Calif. She is survived by husband Karl C., daughter Karla Davis and four grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. July 31 at Cabana Area at 1 Keahole Place, Honolulu. Aloha attire; ladies wear a hat. Condolences: diamond headmortuary.net.

Posted in Death Notices

Thomas George Stewart

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 22, 2016
Thomas George Stewart, 72, of Kaneohe, an ALSCO assistant general manager and an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Schyler Ann, daughter Vanessa A. Gorbea, brother James, sisters Judith Jackson and Nancy Kalagian, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. July 29 at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu at Koolau, 45-550 Kionaole Road, Kaneohe. Services: 5 p.m. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Honolulu, attention: Development Office, 1310 Punahou St., Honolulu, HI 96826.

Posted in Death Notices

Thomas Yuk Sung Goo Sr.

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 25, 2016
Thomas Yuk Sung “Tommy” Goo Sr., 89, of Kaneohe, a retired assistant emergency medical technician for the City and County of Honolulu, a practical nurse for the Territorial Hospital and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hanalei, Kauai. He is survived by sons Thomas Jr. and Paul; brothers Peter, Kenneth and Franklin; sister Marion Chong; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 1 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Roseline Swaney

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 25, 2016
Roseline Swaney, 88, of Aiea died in Aiea. She was born in Kealia, Kauai. She is survived by son Russell Jr. and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. July 31 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Inurnment: 8:30 a.m. Aug. 1 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Dorothy Marie Grandinetti

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 20, 2016
Dorothy Marie Grandinetti, 96, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in New York. She is survived by sons Ernest, John and Andrew; daughters Sharon Morzano and Jean M. Grandinetti; 15 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. July 28 at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. Eulogy: 11:30 a.m. Mass at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialpark mortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Randall Morio Takaki

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 14, 2016
Randall Morio Takaki, 64, of Volcano, Hawaii, a sculpture artist, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Jason and Blaine; daughter Raimee Everett; mother of his children, Marilee; mother Ayame; brother Radley; sisters Patrice Araki, Phyllis Shinno and Michelle Takaki; and four grandchildren. Celebration of life: 1 p.m. July 31 at his studio in Volcano. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Vincent Ryan Kagawan

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 9, 2016
Vincent Ryan Kagawan, 54, of Irvine, Calif., formerly of Hilo, president of Pinnacle Real Estate, died in Palm Springs, Calif. He was born in Las Vegas. He is survived by wife Lisa Halm, sons Troy and Joshua, mother Jeanette Svihra, stepfather John Svihra, stepmother Mercy, brother Marc and sisters Eva Jung and Veronica Leong. Services held in Irvine. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

Rosaline Arleen Timbresa

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 17, 2016
Rosaline Arleen Timbresa, 73, of Honolulu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Dominador, sons Brandon and Chad, daughter Staci, stepson Harold, stepdaughters Carole C. and Becky D., sister Carmen M. and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. July 30 at St. Patrick Church, 1124 7th Ave., Honolulu. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Lucretia Isabelle Barros Kahala

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 18, 2016
Lucretia Isabelle Barros Kahala, 51, of Kahana Valley died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ervin “Anagin”; son Isaac James; daughter Jessica Li Church; brothers Tony, Abel, Frank, Kenneth and Edward Barros; sisters Carol Lopez, Susie Pace, Edith White and Beatrice Ichelson; and a grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Aug. 6 at 52-260 Kahana Valley Road. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Shigeru Uehara

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 9, 2016
Shigeru Uehara, 82, of Aiea, a retired state Department of Transportation highway inspector and an Army veteran, died in The Villas. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Lillian; daughters Lindee Higashiona, Carrie Shibata and Michele Kaneshiro; brother Minoru; sisters Elaine Yakabu, Sumiko Kim and Tsuyako Yamamoto; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. July 31 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Lionel Lihau Kahilihiwa Jr.

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 15, 2016
Lionel Lihau Kahilihiwa Jr., 68, of Waipahu, a retired Department of Defense crane operator and a Navy veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Linda H.; son Kainoa; daughter Kimberly Madrigal; brother Duane Portlock; sisters Karen Kekahuna, Michelle Portlock and Jade Rossetti; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 1 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Posted in Death Notices

Katsushige Watanabe

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 7, 2016
Katsushige Watanabe, 85, of Honolulu, a retired electrician for Tri Electric and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Jean; son Keith; daughters Kris and Kelly; sisters Tsunako Tanigawa, Ayako Honma and Hisako Watanabe; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

Posted in Death Notices

Faith Chieko Kailiuli

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 10, 2016
Faith Chieko Kailiuli, 69, of Las Vegas, formerly of Utah and Honolulu, died in Las Vegas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Raymond K., daughter Raynee Mochizuki, sons Stuart and Rean, sisters Carolyn Kuraoka and Christine Kim, 10 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Serv\0xADices: 2 p.m. Aug. 2 at St. Alban’s Chapel at ‘Iolani School.

Posted in Death Notices

Paul Nobuo Yasuda

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 6, 2016
Paul Nobuo Yasuda, 87, of Pearl City, an Army veteran who served in the Korean War and an Army Reserve veteran, died in Columbia, Md. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Marlene M., sons Peter and David, daughter Cheryl Yasuda-Rieve, sisters Amy Sakuma and Grace Chang, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. July 31 at Waipahu United Church of Christ, 94-330 Mokuola St., Waipahu. Services: 4 p.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. Aug. 1 at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Waipahu United Church of Christ.

Posted in Death Notices

Donald Kamaka

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 1, 2016
Donald Kamaka, 59, of Hayward, Calif., a general property manager in California, died in Hayward. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers John and Benny, and sisters Lucy Quisquirin and Louisa Tavares. No services. Condolences: ballardfamily moanaluamortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Ella Sun Lum Lee

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 10, 2016
Ella Sun Lum Lee, 101, of Pauoa died in Pauoa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Wilbert “Aping,” daughters Eudora “Dora” Lee and Sandy Murabayashi, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:45 a.m. Aug. 2 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Christian services: 9 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Posted in Death Notices

Barbara Ann Ah Sam

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 27, 2016
Barbara Ann Ah Sam, 63, of Waianae, owner of Vicious Cycle Harley Shop and owner-operator of Missis Bird Farm, died in Hono\0xADlulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Brian K. Visitation: 5:30 pm. July 30 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Vera Ching Luke

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 10, 2016
Vera Ching Luke, 86, of Pearl City, a Hawaiian Electric Co. retiree, died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Dean and Kelly; daughters Denise Luke, Charisse Goza and Rachelle Pruss; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

Posted in Death Notices

Wilson John Baker

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 12, 2016
Wilson John Baker, 86, of Mililani, a retired auto body repairman and an Army veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Lee A. and Jim S., five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 2 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Condolences: hawaiian memorialparkmortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Neal Matsuo Morishige III

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 7, 2016
Neal Matsuo Morishige III, infant son of Neal Morishige Jr. and Kelli Komoda of Honolulu, died in San Diego. He was born in San Diego. He is also survived by grandparents Neal Sr. and Charlene Morishige, and Russell and Geraldine Komoda. Visitation: 3 p.m. July 31 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3:45 p.m. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

Marvalee Leimomi Carter

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

June 3, 2016
Marvalee Leimomi Carter, 62, of Kapolei, a Sprint telecommunications supervisor and Hyatt Regency Waikiki cook, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother James D. and sisters Ramona K.U. Carter and Dale M. Carter Oamil. Services: 1-2 p.m. July 30 at Kapolei Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1005 Lauia St., Kapolei. Casual attire. No flowers. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

Posted in Death Notices

Caridad Cunanan Ramos

Posted On July 28th, 2016 -

July 12, 2016
Caridad Cunanan Ramos, 73, of Honolulu, a retired Universal Manufacturers bookkeeper, died in Care Center of Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by son Richard and daughter Evelyn Alagao. Visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 2 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Posted in Death Notices

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran