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Eric Sunichi Kaneshiro

Posted On August 23rd, 2016 -

July 25, 2016
Eric Sunichi Kaneshiro, 83, of Honolulu, a farmer and a worker in the auto body and fender industry, and a Coast Guard veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Maunaloa, Molokai. He is survived by wife June Y.; daughters Gizella Wong, Rochelle Takara and Suzette Leong; brothers John, Tsuneo and Bert; and four grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Edward Bediamol Mapano Sr.

Posted On August 23rd, 2016 -

Aug. 7, 2016
Edward Bediamol “Pops” Mapano Sr., 90, of Makaha, a welder and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kihei. He is survived by wife Leonarda O. “Narda”; sons Wayne and Edward “Eddie” Jr.; daughters Mary Lou Duran, Pamela Silva and Denise Mapano; brothers Julian and Mario Dahang; sisters Sally Gomes, Dorothy Tan, and Maggie, Julie, Diana and Polly; seven grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: oahu mortuary.com.

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Dale A. Overbey

Posted On August 23rd, 2016 -

Aug. 16, 2016
Dale A. Overbey, 85, of Honolulu, a retired civil service manager and an Air Force veteran, died at home. He was born in Oklahoma. He is survived by wife Moriko D., son Allan, daughter Sharon McKinney, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Services at a later date. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Donald Nobuhiko Tanaka

Posted On August 23rd, 2016 -

Aug. 9, 2016
Donald Nobuhiko Tanaka, 92, of Ewa Beach, a carpenter and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by wife Patsy, son Dennis Tanaka, daughter Lynn Minehira, sister Phyllis Nosaka and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Takao Uchida

Posted On August 23rd, 2016 -

July 31, 2016
Takao Uchida, 86, of Honolulu, a retired supervisor for the state Employment Office and an Army veteran, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kalburt, daughter Kory Aoki, brother Tsugio, sisters Jane Matsumiya and Yasuko Ishii, and a grandchild. Private services.

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Thomas Tadasu Funamoto

Posted On August 23rd, 2016 -

Aug. 5, 2016
Thomas Tadasu Funamoto, 99, of Honolulu, a postal clerk and an Army veteran with the 100th Battalion, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waialua. Private services. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Derall Corpuz

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 1, 2016
Derall “Berny” Corpuz, 52, of Las Vegas died in Las Vegas. He was born in Ewa Beach. He is survived by father Dominador; mother Estrelita; sisters Daisy-Ann Valdez, Donna-Rose Delo Santos and Desiree Ibarra; and grandparent Alipia Ramos. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Aug. 25 at Mililani Mortuary- Waipio, mauka chapel. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Services: 11:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Precila Pascual Miguel

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 16, 2016
Precila Pascual Miguel, 95, of Wahiawa died in Kapolei. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Florencio and Villamor; daughters Enriqueta Baldonado, Virginia Tungpalan, Denise Tejada, Fely Corpuz, Tina Bareng, Christy Gudoy, Amelie Flodin and Evelyn Maass; sister Apolinaria Cabreros; 21 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Aug. 26 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Kikue Yasui Miyake

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 10, 2016
Kikue Yasui “Lorraine” Miyake, 93, of Waipahu, a co-owner of Tenney Center Tavern, Ewa Plantation, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by sons Steven and Wayne, sister Sadie Kaya, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Laurie Ann Fase

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 4, 2016
Laurie Ann Fase, 56, of Hono- lulu, a medical records coder for the Queen’s Medical Center, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John M. Fase; sons James M., Lionel K., Michael M. and Tyler K.; stepmother Thelma Molina; brothers Leonard and Lon Molina; sister Lovina Albritton; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Aug. 28 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Dana Marilyn Kaluna Kaawalauole Morey

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 12, 2016
Dana Marilyn Kaluna Kaawalauole Morey, 82, of Kaneohe, a retired telephone operator for Hawaiian Tel and The Honolulu Advertiser, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Shawn, Jordan and Shannon; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at St. Ann Catholic Church, Kaneohe. Eulogy/Mass: 10:30 a.m.

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Betty Shigeko Fukuda

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 16, 2016
Betty Shigeko Fukuda, 87, of Honolulu, a retired accountant for Outrigger Hotels and Resorts, died in Island Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Jay and Mark, daughters Faith M.F. Aiello and Hope Fukuda, and a grandchild. Private services.

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Tomiko Nakamura

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 2, 2016
Tomiko “Judy” Nakamura, 98, of Honolulu, a retired waitress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Eleele, Koloa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Gary T.; daughters Marian M. Takayama, Irene S. Saito and Linda M. Hosaka; sister Aiko Takara; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 10:45 a.m. Aug. 27 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:45 a.m. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Elston Mike Hirokawa

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 11, 2016
Elston Mike Hirokawa, 23, of Honolulu, a construction laborer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife companion Michelle Yi, son Skyston M., father Miles, mother Myra M., brother Emrick, sister Mindy-Lynn and grandparents Mildred Hirokawa and Jeanette Rasmussen. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at Waialae Baptist Church, 1047 21st Ave. Services: 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Fred Makoto Okuhara

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 28, 2016
Fred Makoto Okuhara, 84, of Kailua, a retired Nobu Okuhara mason, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Roy T. and Paul H., daughter Judy C. Burgess, brother Raymond, sister Janet, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 27 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Kiyoko Ito

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 8, 2016
Kiyoko “Kay” Ito, 94, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Waipahu. She was born in Lanai City. She is survived by son Melvin Ito. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 29 at Valley of the Temples Chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Soei Oshiro

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 10, 2016
Soei Oshiro, 83, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a retired Lihue Plantation truck driver, died at home. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by sons Davis and Roy, daughters Barbara Itamura and Cindy Mindoro, brother Gene, sisters Fumiye Meadors and Marian Ikehara, 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 10 at Immaculate Conception Church in Kapaia, Kauai. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Wayne Ka’alawai Kakae

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 21, 2016
Wayne Ka’alawai Kakae, 75, of Waimanalo, a Hawaii Housing Authority foreman, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Kaneohe. He is survived by wife Ruth K.; son Theron Kakae; daughters Blanche Waiolama, Cassy Kahumoku, Nova Lindsey and Waynette Maka; brother Stanley Sousa; 27 grandchildren; and 38 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 27 at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea St., Honolulu. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Aug. 27 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Kawika Kalanimakana’o Akua Paiva

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 10, 2016
Kawika Kalanimakana’o Akua Paiva, 20, of Kaneohe, a truck driver for Big Brothers Big Sisters, security for “Hawaii Five-0″ and security for Securitas, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Norbert J. Jr. and Kathleen A., sister Koanani A. Garcia and grandparents Norbert and Bernadette Sr. Visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at Anchor Church in Kaneohe. Celebration of life: 11:30 a.m. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Wayne Hideo Kamemoto

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 1, 2016
Wayne Hideo Kamemoto, 61, of Waianae, an American Savings Bank database administrator, died in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Deborah R., stepson Kamahalu Chang, stepdaughter Rosie Chang, brothers Allen M. and Larry T., sister Diane A. Shimazu and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Aug. 27 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Velma Ponciano

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 27, 2016
Velma Ponciano, 86, of Kane- ohe, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by sons Everett and Benjamin; daughters Everetta Park, Rebecca “Becky” Inouye and Velma “Babe” Ponciano; 13 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Aug. 29 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 920 Keolu Drive, Kailua. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Dayton Brian Kananioku’uhome Ka-Ne

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

June 22, 2016
Dayton Brian Kananioku’uhome Ka-Ne, 61, of Honolulu, a retired City and County of Honolulu refuse driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Kristine Palaualelo; former wife Mari Wong; brothers Randy, Layton, Robbie and Joseph; sister Noe Padilla; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at Kaiona Beach Park, Waimanalo.

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Dorothy K.C. Au Sakamoto

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 13, 2016
Dorothy K.C. Au Sakamoto, 98, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Francis and Michael, daughters Carol and Mary, and a grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Theodore Kalani Abraham Jr.

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 28, 2016
Theodore Kalani Abraham Jr., 55, of Kapolei, a valet and bellman for Imperial Hawaii Resort at Waikiki, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Theodore K. Sr., brothers Clayton M. and Jimmy K. Kaleikini, and sisters Joslyn M. and Tedlina N. Visitation: 2 p.m. Aug. 28 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2:45 p.m. Aloha attire.

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Hwa Sik Kang

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 5, 2016
Hwa Sik Kang, 79, of Honolulu, a general construction contractor, died in Waipahu. He was born in Korea. He is survived by wife Soon Ok Jung, son Thomas, daughter Cindy, brother Moon Sik, sisters Kil Ye Kang and Chung Ye Minton, and a grandchild. Private services. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

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Alisa Janea Van Vleet

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 9, 2016
Alisa Janea Van Vleet, 58, of Honolulu, a corporate trainer for banking, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in California. She is survived by husband Matthew, son Garrett Behrman and Adam Van Vleet, daughter Megan and sister Linda Coenen. Private services. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

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May Fumiko Akimoto

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 1, 2016
May Fumiko Akimoto, 93, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Wayne and Neal, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Harold Kaulu Keaweehu

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 17, 2016
Harold Kaulu Keaweehu, 64, of Kaneohe, a maintenance employee, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gail H.; daughters Georgeanette and Bernadette Rodrigues; brothers Leslie and Rodney; sisters Charlene Kilaulani, Harriet Atkins and Valerie Hollingshed; hanai sister Charlotte Maifea; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 28 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Cas-ual attire. No flowers. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

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Alfredo Jose Villanueva

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

Aug. 11, 2016
Alfredo Jose Villanueva, 71, of Ewa Beach died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Arnel, Arman, Arvin and Arlan; daughter Armie; brothers Manolito, Rudolfo and Nestor; sisters Lucy, Cita and Lina; 18 grandchildren; and a great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Aug. 26 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Burial to be held in the Philippines. Casual attire. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com.

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Mary Jane Leinaala Kurashige Cantor

Posted On August 22nd, 2016 -

July 19, 2016
Mary Jane Leinaala Kurashige Cantor, 79, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a PBX operator and cafeteria worker, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in South Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Peter, Stanley and Paul; daughters Tessie Cantor and Mary Toves; brother Jesse Valera; sisters Elvine Victorine, Primrose Paulos, Dayne Snell and Evonelle Hurley; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Aug. 27 at Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel ballroom. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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