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Janet Tsuyuko Tamura

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

April 21, 2016
Janet Tsuyuko Tamura, 88, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Duane, David and Mark; daughter Hollis; brother Mitsuji Hataoka; sisters June Yamamoto, Mitsuko Hataoka and Rose Yamuchi; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Glenn Yoshio Hokama

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

April 14, 2016
Glenn Yoshio Hokama, 69, of Honolulu, a hog farmer, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Charlene, sons Eric G. and Brian J., daughter Jodi J., sister Cynthia Yanabu and a grandchild. Private services.

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Noriko Sumiyoshi Young

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

May 23, 2016
Noriko Sumiyoshi Young, 55, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Osaka, Japan. She is survived by husband Lance K., daughters Tsukasa Sumiyoshi and Lindsey Young, mother Akiko Sumiyoshi, brother Mutsuo Sumiyoshi and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. May 28 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Chie Ikeda

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

May 12, 2016
Chie Ikeda, 39, of Honolulu, a medical records clerk for Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born on Okinawa, Japan. She is survived by father Hidekazu, mother Sueko Valles and brother Jack H. Visitation: 5 p.m. June 1 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Nathan Jun Ki Kim

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

March 20, 2016
Nathan Jun Ki “Cuz” Kim, 51, of Las Vegas, an Orleans Casino bartender, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rossana E., mother Yoshiko, brothers Mirio Whitley and Ronnie Kim, and sister Rozzie. Services: 10 a.m. June 11 at John A. Burns Memorial Hall, Keehi Lagoon Memorial Park. Scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. June 12 at Mokuleia Beach Park. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers.

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Hanako Kume

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

May 11, 2016
Hanako Kume, 100, of Honolulu, a retired bookkeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Masami Yano. Private services.

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Fusae O. Lim

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

May 7, 2016
Fusae O. Lim, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Wailupe Valley Elementary School teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Catherine L. Yoza, Joanne N. Nishihara, Mary-Jo Pang and Elizabeth Y. Lim; sisters Satsuki Unoki, Yvonne “Sayo” Nakamura and Gladys Suzuki; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 1 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Margaret Exian Lin

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

May 21, 2016
Margaret Exian Lin, 52, of Honolulu, co-owner of La Cucaracha Mexican Bar & Grill and numerous restaurants, died in Honolulu. She was born in China. She is survived by former husband Rey Chionh, hanai son Sean Lo, and hanai brothers Wee Kiat and Wee Choon Seow. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. May 29 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Chinese Buddhist services to follow. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

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Hughline Jade Namakaimoipohaikealohaikilolanimeheikaikaamali’u Manalo

Posted On May 26th, 2016 -

May 10, 2016
Hughline Jade Namakaimoipohaikealohaikilolanimeheikaikaamali’u Manalo, 33, of Ewa Beach died at home. She is survived by companion Nate Nawaa; sons Mika Laufili, and Brayden and Cody Nawaa; father Hughford Manalon Sr.; mother Lurline; biological father Stanley Navares; brothers Hughford “Boy” Jr. and Hiuford “Kawika” Manalo, and Edmond “Keoki” Schuman Jr.; and sisters Rhoda “Ipolani” Kahele and Lurline “Emalia” Schuman. Visitation: 11:30 a.m. May 28 at Kawaiaha’o Church. Services: 1 p.m. Cremation to follow. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

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Norma Nobuko Shidaki

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

May 2, 2016
Norma Nobuko Shidaki, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Holsum Bakery accountant, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Wallace; sons Wallace Jr. and Wade; daughter Norene Machida; brother Nathan Noda; sisters Sally Geiger, Marian Kiyuna and Evelyn Evangelista; and five grandchildren. Services: 4:30 p.m. May 29 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.

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Manuel Sylva

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

Aug. 14, 2015
Manuel “Manny” Sylva, 83, of Oregon City, Ore., an Army veteran, died in Oregon City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rosalie; son Anthony Laul; daughter Elizabeth Newton; sisters Mary Sylva, Katherine Valdez and Janice Yoneda; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. May 28 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Feliciano Sanchez Barroga Jr.

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

May 13, 2016
Feliciano Sanchez “Bert” Barroga Jr., 91, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in San Manuel, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Juliana; sons Boy, Amado, Edilberto and Richard; daughters Jocelyn O’Donnell, Mary Ann Deck and Rosemarie Matsushima; 22 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. May 29 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Final services and burial to be held in the Philippines.

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Donald Neil Basham II

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

May 9, 2016
Donald Neil Basham II, 55, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Texas. He is survived by father Donald N., mother Marilyn S., brother Steven R. and sister Leilani. Services: 3 p.m. May 28 at Kokololio Beach Park, Kamehameha Highway, Hauula.

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William Divinney Bohan Jr.

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

April 4, 2016
William Divinney Bohan Jr., 84, of Kaneohe, an automobile manager and a Navy veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in St. Louis. He is survived by wife Leslie “Dee”; sons William III and Robert Bohan, and Michael Rixford; daughter Carrie Montgomery; sisters Marilyn Valenzuela and Virginia Rodriguez; and three grandchildren. Military honors ceremony: 1 p.m. June 2 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. at Waikiki Yacht Club. Condolences: oahumortuary.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Sunday.

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Daniel Robert Michael Dunphy

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

May 10, 2016
Daniel Robert Michael Dunphy, 23, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents John and Gaye, and sister Caitlyn. Services: 11:30 a.m. May 28 at Epiphany Church, 10th and Harding avenues, Kaimuki. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome. Donations suggested to United Self-Help. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Aleta Robin Kalanikapu Fu

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

May 20, 2016
Aleta Robin Kalanikapu Fu, 61, of Kapaa, Kauai, a state child support enforcement officer, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by husband Edwin Jr.; sons Brian and Byron Perreira; daughter Malia Freitas; brothers Michael, Ronald, Leo and Jack Blackstad; sister Alexa Samio; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. May 28 at Kapaa Missionary Church. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. No flowers.

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Hisako Komamiya Hayashida

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

Feb. 21, 2016
Hisako Komamiya Hayashida, 80, of Mililani died in Mililani. She was born in Tochigi-ken, Tochigi-shi, Japan. She is survived by husband Katsuyoshi; son Glen; daughter Aileen; brother Yasuo Komamiya; sisters Eiko, Tsuyako and Sueko; and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Alfred Hon Hing Hee

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

April 6, 2016
Alfred Hon Hing Hee, 89, of Honolulu, a retired attorney and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Winifred H.Y., daughter Carol L.W., sister Mabel H. Goo and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. May 31 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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Ruth Fusako Katsuda

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

April 26, 2016
Ruth Fusako Katsuda, 93, of Waianae died in Waianae. She was born in Waianae. She is survived by husband Henry K., son Henry, daughters Frances Bean and Meldene Katsuda, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Milton Lee Roscoe Jr.

Posted On May 25th, 2016 -

April 18, 2016
Milton Lee “Mike” Roscoe Jr., 72, of Kaneohe, a city manager in Missouri, died at home. He was born in Kansas City, Mo. He is survived by wife Carolyn, sons Robert and Scott, daughters Sachiko and Jan, sister Susan Casebeer, 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Frank Vasquez Arguelles

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

May 11, 2016
Frank Vasquez Arguelles, 64, of Kapolei died in Honolulu. He was born in Manila. He is survived by wife Gertrudis C., sons Franklin and Walter, mother Julita and sisters Diosea A. Victorio and Jocelyn Arguelles. Visitation: 6 p.m. May 28 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Service: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Annie Shinae Morimoto

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

May 7, 2016
Annie Shinae Morimoto, 89, of Aiea, a retired waitress, died at home. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sons Earl and Wayne, brother Harry Shinno, sister Dorothy Matsuda, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Mary Gillson Axtell

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

May 14, 2016
Mary Gillson Axtell, 66, of Paauilo, Hawaii, a Royal Air Force and Princess Mary’s Royal Air Force Nursing Service member, died in Hale Ho’ola Hamakua in Honokaa, Hawaii. She was born in Falkirk, Scotland. She is survived by husband Eric, sons Richard and Pete, daughter Julie Poe, stepdaughters Carolyn and Debbie, brothers Joe and Malcolm McDonald, sister Margaret Scott and six grandchildren. Private cremation. Public services to be held in Las Vegas.

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Thomas Toshio Otsubo

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

April 25, 2016
Thomas Toshio “Tommy” Otsubo, 85, of Kaneohe, a retired technician for Otis Elevator and an Army veteran, died in Kina Ole Estate. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Joyce, daughters Donna Lee and Laurie Chang, sister Ethel Miyasaki and three grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Jolenta Gail Cummings-Miral

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

April 30, 2016
Jolenta Gail “Jojo” Cummings-Miral, 69, Hilo, a retired Blood Bank of Hawaii phlebotomist, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Stacy J. and Shanan Miral, daughters Tracy-Ann Chancellor and Kelly-Jean M. Grahovac, brother Joseph Correia, sister Linda Cummings, nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation and celebration of life: 6 p.m. June 2 at New Hope Leeward-Kapolei Campus, 480 Kamokila Blvd., Kapolei. Aloha attire. Condolences: homelani memorialpark.com.

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John Rodrigues Jr.

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

May 1, 2016
John Rodrigues Jr., 85, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Police Department officer, retired truck driver for the federal government at Fort Shafter, driver’s license examiner and Coast Guard veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Beverly; sons John III, Mark and Aaron K.; daughters Gloria and Sarah; stepsons Kenneth Silva and Michael Vega; stepdaughters Penny Scanlan, Terry Riley, Vanessa Cabral and Charisse Vega-Johnson; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Private services.

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Margaret Jean De Cambra

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

Jan. 30, 2016
Margaret Jean “Nikki” De Cambra, 76, of Waianae, a retired registered nurse at Arcadia Retirement Residence, died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Roy “Boy,” daughters Debra Lee and Evon Silva, seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: noon-3 p.m. May 28 at Pokai Bay, Waianae. Flowers welcome.

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Amos Moses Santana

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

May 16, 2016
Amos Moses Santana, 76, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a truck driver for Trojan Lumber, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Sheila K.; sons Amos “Leo,” Nicholas and Teodorico; daughters Candeleira, Tammy, Debra, Bernadette, Maria and Juanita; brothers Johnny, Herbert and Herman; sister Alice S. Mercado; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Celebration of life to be held at a later date. Condolences: homelani memorialpark.com.

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Barbara Jane Eichelbarger

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

May 14, 2016
Barbara Jean Eichelbarger, 91, of Kailua-Kona, an intermediate algebra/math teacher in Michigan, died in the Regency at Hualalai. She was born in Philadelphia. She is survived by daughters Barbara Pianin, Linny Vermeire and Sally Berkey; and grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Stanley Susumu Sato

Posted On May 24th, 2016 -

May 15, 2016
Stanley Susumu Sato, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Duty Free salesman, died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Japan. He is survived by wife Dorothy C., son Gregg Y., daughter Sandra J. Yago and brothers James S. and Robert F. Visitation: 5 p.m. May 28 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Service: 6 p.m. Aloha attire.

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