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Betty Hanako Hashimoto

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Jan. 18, 2014
Betty Hanako Hashimoto, 96, of Honolulu, a retired Sears salesclerk, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Donald, daughter Jean, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Leonora Rodrigues Santos

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Jan. 27, 2014
Leonora Rodrigues “Nora” Santos, 79, of Waialua, a retired assistant superintendent for Catholic Schools of Hawaii, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kekaha, Kauai. She is survived by sister Candida S. Santiago. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Feb. 21 at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Services: 10:15 a.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Tino Masitalo Ioane

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Jan. 28, 2014
Tino Masitalo Ioane, 72, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Pago Pago, AmericanSamoa. He is survived by daughters Elisapeta S. Ioane Tautolo and Paula Masitalo Manz; brothers Siaasu and Atonio Ioane, and Sefo and Ioane Masitalo; sisters Lesina Maga, Elena Chancheek and Agiga Cepeda; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Peace Cathedral. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the cathedral. Mass: noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Lausii Leato Tafua Jr.

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Feb. 10, 2014
Lausii Leato “Lau” Tafua Jr., 57, of Laie, a Honolulu Police Department sergeant, died at home. He was born in Laie. He is survived by wife Diane; son Mika L.; daughters Malia L. and Malia R.; brothers Keawe, Galu and Manu; and sisters Lapataume Mailo and Solagaliua Solaita. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie north stake center. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Laie Cemetery. Aloha attire.

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Keun Sup Jun

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Jan. 28, 2014
Keun Sup Jun, 81, of Honolulu, a Korean Police Academy police officer, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Korea. He is survived by wife Sung Ae; sons David Jae-Wan, Yeong Suk and Phillip Chang-Woo; daughter Si-Yeong Son; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Karoline Schuster Tamaalemalo

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Jan. 28, 2014
Karoline Schuster Tamaalemano, 72, of Aiea, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Western Samoa. She is survived by sons Jacob P. and Mulivai Jr.; daughters Tumusa S. Sohacki, Moira T. Moafanua and Kapiolani J. Tamaalemano; brother Faleniko Salanoa; sisters Jacinta Tagovailoa and Elizabeth Samual; 21 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Aiea. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park.

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Yoshinobu Araki

Posted On February 14th, 2014 -

Feb. 4, 2014
Yoshinobu Araki, 87, of Kaneohe, a farmer, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Harumi and sons Bert and Brian. Private scattering of ashes.

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William Kim Wai Kam

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Jan. 29, 2014
William Kim Wai Kam, 93, of Kapolei, a carpenter and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by sons William K.W. Jr., Wallace C. and Warren W.; daughter Elizabeth K.K.Y. Ajifu; 10 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Daniel Yoshinobu Tanaka

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Oct. 28, 2013
Daniel Yoshinobu Tanaka, 91, of Pearl City, a retired supply systems analyst for the U.S.Department of Defense Army Supply Division and an Army veteran who served in the 442nd Regimental Combat Team Company F, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Violet S., sons Alan D. and Michael D., sisters Thelma S. Yamamoto and Mickey M. Matsuura, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Henrietta Lopez Boynton

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Feb. 5, 2014
Henrietta Lopez Boynton, 74, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired health aide, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by daughter Kimberly, brother Alfred Lopez Sr. and sister Elizabeth “Liz” Allianic. Visitation: 9 a.m. March 1 at 5868 Hauaala Road, Kapaa. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Elizabeth Leimomi Kanehailua

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Jan. 12, 2014
Elizabeth Leimomi Kanehailua, 77, of Waianae died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Reynaldo Santiago, sons Valentine K. and Stacey K., daughter Valentina K. Momoa, 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Feb. 21 at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, Nanakuli. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National MemorialCemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Pearl Martin Waiolama

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Jan. 27, 2014
Pearl Martin Waiolama, 73, of Waimanalo, a homemaker, died in Waimanalo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Jerry “Hamma”; sons Jared K. and Jamison K.; daughters Jerinette L. and Jerimae L. Waiolama, and Jerilynn L. Alexander; brother John K. Martin; sisters Margaret and Cecilia; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Waimanalo Homestead Association Community Center. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Josephine Mateo Bumanglag

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Jan. 28, 2014
Josephine Mateo Bumanglag, 73, of Kapolei, a retired Zippy’s Kapolei chef, died in Aiea. She was born in Jones, Isabela, Philippines. She is survived by sons Benjamin, Terio Jr. and Luke; daughters Irene Musick, Christine Galamay and Jocelyn Nguyen; brothers Ignacio P. and Zuzimo P. Mateo; sisters Alma and Petra Calingana; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Mass: 7 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Feb. 21 at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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William Wo Lee Jr.

Posted On February 14th, 2014 -

Jan. 31, 2014
William Wo Lee Jr., 89, of Honolulu, an engineering technician and an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mei Ching Casey Lee, son Christopher S.H., brothers Larry and Donald, and sister Rose. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:15 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Rosalina Cerenado Agustin

Posted On February 13th, 2014 -

Jan. 30, 2014
Rosalina Cerenado Agustin, 82, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Pamplona, Cagayan Valley, Philippines. She is survived by son Michael, daughter Linda Sato, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Edelbert Delguardio Lara

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Jan. 21, 2014
Edelbert Delguardio “Al” Lara, 93, of Pearl City, a retired Naval Communication Command antenna mechanic and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by son James; daughters Viola Lara, Nancy Cabral and Alma Delos Santos; brother Alfredo; sisters Dolores Villarimo and Lucille Parker; 26 grandchildren; 67 great-grandchildren; and 28 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Bradley K. Silva

Posted On February 13th, 2014 -

Feb. 4, 2014
Bradley K. Silva, 54, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii County park caretaker, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by mother Janet G. and brothers Jeffery, Mark and Bruce. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima Section. Casual attire.

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Winifred Hiroko Chinen

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Feb. 1, 2014
Winifred Hiroko Chinen, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Aflac insurance agent and former educator, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Marshall D. and Allan B., sisters Dorothy Kamisato and Allison Yamanaka, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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DiAna Makaokalani Lima

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Feb. 3, 2014
DiAna Makaokalani Lima, 33, of Kapaakea, Molokai, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Kaunakakai, Molokai. She is survived by companion Albert K. Espaniola; sons Anoi K.K.I., David K. and Dylan T. Lima-English, and Shawn-Isaac M. Wise; daughters Haliaka L.M.N. and Taua L.E. Lima-English; parents David K. Lima and Davelynn Lima-Hardwick; brothers Itula K. Jr., Keith K.T. and Andrew M.L.K. Suafoa, and Keolamaikalani S. and Kristen F. Agemotu; and sisters Elenita K. Suafoa, Selega A.K. Suafoa-Yanez, and Esther N., Lisa M., Nakita I. and Mischa V. Agemotu. Services: 10:30 a.m Saturday at Kalaiakamanu Hou Church, Molokai. Lunch to follow. Scattering of ashes at noon Monday at the Kalima-Moses residence, 7774 Kamehameha Highway V, Kaunakakai. Casual attire.

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Jimmy Lee Smith

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Feb. 3, 2014
Jimmy Lee “By Golly Jimmy”Smith, 79, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retiree and a U.S. military veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Hale Hoola Hamakua. He was born in Medford, Ore. Celebration of life: 1 p.m. to sunset Sunday at Mahukona Beach Park.

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Rachelle Lahela Ching

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Jan. 8, 2014
Rachelle Lahela Ching, 51, of Kaneohe, a cosmetics clerk at Longs Drugs in Kamehameha Shopping Center, will be remembered in private services. She died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Randolph K. and sister Joanne “Josie” Agres. No monetary offerings. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Hung Hong Mew

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Jan. 29, 2014
Hung Hong Mew, 88, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Labor accountant and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Wanda Y.W.; sons Justin, Daniel, Damian and Walton; daughter Natalie; brother Hung Yau; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Celebration of life: 11:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Jomar L. Taylan

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Jan. 29, 2014
Jomar L. Taylan, 15, of Waipahu, a Waipahu High School ninth-grade student, died in Honolulu. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by parents Mario Sr. and Josie; brothers Mario Jr., Darrel and Shalimar; and grandparents Feliza Taylan and Felipe and Rufina Lumang. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial to be held in Batac, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Casual attire.

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Anthony Paul DeMello

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Jan. 25, 2014
Anthony Paul “Tony” DeMello, 67, of Honalo, Hawaii, a retired heavy equipment operator at E.M. Rivera & Sons and Rivco Construction, and an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Kau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Charlyn; sons John, Chance and Rocky; daughters Toni, Jessica and Paula DeMello, and Lisa DeCoito; hanai son Macyn Honma; mother Agnes Kailiawa; brothers Alfred Sr. and Manuel Jr.; sisters Dolores DeMello, Helen M. Nakagawa, Janette Ballesteros and Kathleen Boyd; and 18 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Lanakila Congregational Church, Kainaliu, Hawaii. Casual attire. No flowers. For information, call 322-6803.

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Joseph Baptista Milho Jr.

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Jan. 21, 2014
Joseph Baptista “Joe” Milho Jr., 93, of Waipahu, a retired Oahu Sugar Co. supervisor, died in Kailua. He was born in Kilauea, Kauai. He is survived by sons Joseph B. III, Alex D. and Eugene G.; daughter Judy M. Dela Cruz; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Tiai Fanatanu Tuivaiti

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Jan. 19, 2014
Tiai Fanatanu Tuivaiti, also known as “Siaosi,” “Chris” and “George Maile,” 45, of Waianae, a construction worker, died in
Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by sons Justin J. and Joshua B.; daughter Jennifer L. Hathaway-Iona; brothers Ieremia Tuivaiti and Fitivalevale J., Tau, John and Monty Maile; sisters Anita Tuivaiti-Gordon, Lila Maile-Dodson and Sabeena Maile-Wilson. Services to be held at a later date. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.

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Fernandez Briones Fernando

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Jan. 20, 2014
Fernandez Briones “Pedring” Fernando, 88, of Honolulu, a retired baker at Spencecliff and Kaneohe Bakery, died in Honolulu. He was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Margarita D.; sons Johnny, Nestor, Alex, Pedro, Orlando and Dennis; daughters Evelyn Dona, Lydia Smith, Angelita Fernando and Marilyn Fontanilla; 10 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Kalihi. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Pansy Miyao

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Feb. 6, 2014
Pansy Miyao, 94, of Lawai, Kauai, a Dan’s Upholstery seamstress, died in Hale Kupuna. She was born in Moloaa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Earl Miyao and Winston Ogata, daughter Helene Tada, a grandchild and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Beverly Ann Valpoon

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Feb. 4, 2014
Beverly Ann Valpoon, 68, of Anahola, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by husband Amil R. Jr.; son Ekolu; brothers John, Raymond, Michael, Stanley, Kimo and Keoki Ornellas; sisters Marleen Kaluahine, Madeline Yokoyama and Evelyn Takenaka; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Koolau Huiia Church, Anahola. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Barbara R. Fredrick

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Feb. 6, 2014
Barbara R. Fredrick, 89, of Enterprise, Ore., an artist, died in Hauula. She was born in Washington. She is survived by sons Brett and Tony Wiggins, brothers Biden and Doug Tippett, and four grandchildren. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Donations suggested to Islands Hospice.

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