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Diana Alice Lokalia O’Riley

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Feb. 9, 2016
Diana Alice Lokalia O’Riley, 77, of Anahola, Kauai, a retired real estate broker, died. She was born in Kealia, Kauai. She is survived by daughter Diane Azevedo, brother Sonny Lovell and sisters Priscilla Magallenes and Alvina Mills. Private celebration of life.

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Diane Leilani Lee Baptist

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Jan. 11, 2016
Diane Leilani Lee Baptist, 63, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a supervisor at Wheeler Air Force Base Officers Club and dining hall, died in Honolulu. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by husband Manuel Jr.; sons Warren and Bobby; daughter Taffny Carvalho; brothers Henry Hetrick, Robert Kama and Clifford, John Jr. and Eric Lee; sister Donna Woods; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 24 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Leandro V. Pasion Jr.

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Nov. 17, 2015
Leandro V. “Boy” Pasion Jr., 54, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, died. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by sons Shanon and Jake Pasion, and Leandro Ho’oikaika; daughters Ashlee Pasion and Jasmine and Jazzlyn Pasion-Saflor; sisters Monica Jenkins, Marietess Cruz and Juliette and Linda Pasion; and nine grandchildren. Celebration of life at noon March 12 at Hanamaulu Beach pavilion.

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Clyde Elliot Beaudet

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Dec. 17, 2015
Clyde Elliot Beaudet, 77, of Kailua-Kona, a foreman, cowboy and heavy-equipment operator at Hualalai Ranch, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Rich, Bruce and Robin; daughters Debra W. Yuen and Lorelei Grace; brothers Lynn and David; sisters Leilani Beaudet, Sonja Berdon and Paulette Spencer; 17 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Feb. 20 at the Old Airport, big pavilion, in Kailua-Kona. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Romulo Pedro Ponce

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Jan. 23, 2016
Romulo Pedro Ponce, 66, of Honolulu, a retired Ilikai Hotel housekeeper, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Nenita C.; sons Lance and Ronald; daughter Arlene; brothers Maximo, Pedro Jr. and Dante; and sisters Rosalina and Rosita Ramiro, and Ceferina Sagayadoro. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 25 at the mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples.

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Henaru Flores Calaustro

Posted On February 19th, 2016 -

Jan. 16, 2016
Henaru Flores Calaustro, 89, of Pearl City, a retiree from the city wastewater treatment plant in Honouliuli and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honomu, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Conchita, son David, daughters Aileen Abrazado and Gwendolyn Kasoga, brother Joseph, sister Patricia “Pasing” Keao, eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Feb. 22 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 23 at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Albert Santiago

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Feb. 11, 2016
Albert Santiago, 86, of Wahiawa, a retired equipment operator at the University of Hawaii Poamoho Farms, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by sons Albert G. and Robert J., daughters Alberta Mabry and Theresa Verdadero, brother David, 13 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. March 3 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Wahiawa. Services: 7 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. March 4 at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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James Correa

Posted On February 19th, 2016 -

Feb. 7, 2016
James “Jimmy” Correa, 96, of Hilo, a retired recreation leader with the Hawaii County Department of Parks and Recreation, baseball coach and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons James S., George, Thomas and Andrew; daughters Ellen Iida, Mary and Aileen Correa, and Chrystine Arbles; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Feb. 24 at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 am. Feb. 25 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Aloha or casual attire.

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Geraldine Agnes Stratton

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Feb. 5, 2016
Geraldine Agnes Stratton, 98, of Waianae, a medical assistant, died in Puuwai o Makaha. She was born in Claremont, N.H. She is survived by son Melvin, daughter Helen Kahuila, hanai daughters Jackie Barton and Diana Holguin, a grandchild and four great-grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Clarence Pascual Corpuz

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Jan. 28, 2016
Clarence Pascual Corpuz, 53, of Honolulu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kenneth, mother Basilisa and sister Emelie. Visitation: 6 p.m. Feb. 22 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 23 at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Kalihi. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Updated information for an obituary published Thursday.

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Paul Takashi Tokunaga

Posted On February 19th, 2016 -

Jan. 6, 2016
Paul Takashi Tokunaga, 87, of Honolulu, an ARA Services sales delivery worker and resident manager, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Sybil, son Reese, daughter Darlene, sisters May Chun and Jane Harkness, and three grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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David Allen Cunha

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Jan. 31, 2016
David Allen Cunha, 62, of Kaneohe, a retired heavy-equipment operator at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe Bay and a Marine Corps sergeant, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Peabody, Mass. He is survived by wife Gwen; son David; daughter Jessica; hanai daughters Renee Shintani, Theresa Hay and Arrow Cunha; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Private committal services. Condolences: hawaiian memorialparkmortuary.com.

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Lyle Edmund Wentela

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Jan. 22, 2016
Lyle Edmund “Gunner” Wentela, 73, of Waianae, a retired city wastewater plant operator and a Navy veteran who served in the Vietnam War as a submariner, died in Honolulu. He was born in Nisula, Mich. He is survived by wife Patricia H. “Patsy”; son Matthew E.K.; daughter Theresa A.L. Paaluhi; hanai daughter Kapiolani Kauihana; brothers Robert, Bruce and John; sisters Marylou Giacoletto, Sylvia Wentela and Cecila Shortsoef; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Feb. 21 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Bernardo Dela Rosa Dacanay

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Jan. 18, 2016
Bernardo Dela Rosa Dacanay, 76, of Ewa Beach, a retired MidPac Lumber sales and purchasing agent, died in Honolulu. He was born in Santa Maria, San Vicente, Philippines. He is survived by wife Norma M.; daughters Cheryl Santiago, Cherry Ann Ahlo and Charlayne Ranchez; and 14 grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Feb. 24 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 25 at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Mary Louise Wolfe

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Feb. 14, 2016
Mary Louise Wolfe, 81, of Kailua-Kona, a legal secretary and homemaker, died. She was born in Seattle. She is survived by daughters Sherrie Buehler and Debbie Cawthon, brothers Harry and Richard Taylor, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. No services. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Yukie Kawasaki Fujinaga

Posted On February 18th, 2016 -

Feb. 7, 2016
Yukie Kawasaki Fujinaga, 87, of Mililani, a retired Straub Clinic registered nurse, died. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Bruce T. and Bert K., brothers Harold M. and Roger H. Kawasaki, sisters Sueko “Sue” Nakamura and Miyako “Miya” Pierson, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Feb. 24 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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George Yoshiharu Ginoza

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Jan. 19, 2016
George Yoshiharu “Big Feet” Ginoza, 80, of Mililani, a retired Better Brands data processing manager and an Army veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Carol Y.; daughters Gayle Uchima, Lorene Gokan, Lisa Nakamoto and Denys Kazama; sons Troy Furutani and Sean Panquites; brother Stanley; sisters Bessie Nakayoshi, Alice Imano and Dorothy Arakaki; and 12 grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published Wednesday.

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John Arthur Holmes

Posted On February 18th, 2016 -

Feb. 11, 2016
John Arthur Holmes, 87, of Hilo, a self-employed handyman and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Clinton, Iowa. He is survived by wife Charlotte; sons Stephen and Daniel; daughters Kathleen Grogg, Julie Hahn, Tere Chandler and Karyn and Amanda Doty; sister Edith Knee; 10 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at Church of the Holy Apostles, 1407 Kapiolani St., Hilo. Services: 4:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Church of the Holy Apostles or Hospice of Hilo at 1011 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720. Updated information for an obituary published Tuesday.

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Nichole Perreira-Pagatpatan Kaiwi

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Jan. 25, 2016
Nichole Perreira-Pagatpatan Kaiwi, 34, of Kahului, a teacher assistant at Kamehameha Schools Paukukalo Preschool, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ken Pagatpatan; daughters Tianni and Ku’ulei Kaiwi, and Nevaeh Pagatpatan; stepson Clayton Pagatpatan; stepdaughters Kenie and Pomai Pagatpatan; parents Terry and Sharon Perreira; brother Brian Perreira; and sisters JoAnn Maldonado and Tesha Perreira. Visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 20 at Ballard Family Mortuary-Kahului. Services: 11 a.m. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Updated information for an obituary published Sunday.

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Dolores Winona Kealoha Kong

Posted On February 18th, 2016 -

Feb. 17, 2016
Dolores Winona Kealoha Kong, 82, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a coffee farmer, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Wilfred Tabian, Joseph and Elmer Chaves, Edward, Jerry and Clyde Haili, Charles Mitchell and John Kong; daughters Doreen Spencer, Kathleen Agaran, Aileen Alvarez, Dolores Haili, Marilyn Kendall and Cloreen Cummings; brother John Cambra; sister Clara Chung; 44 grandchildren; 65 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Feb. 20 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 78-6955 Mamalahoa Highway, Holualoa, Hawaii. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Katherine Elizabeth Marley

Posted On February 18th, 2016 -

Feb. 8, 2016
Katherine Elizabeth Marley, 93, of Waianae, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Madison, Wis. She is survived by hanai daughter Pauline “Lani” Fernandez and sisters Florence Janney and Grace Whelpley. Services: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 23 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Betty Maura Matsu

Posted On February 18th, 2016 -

Feb. 1, 2016
Betty Maura Matsu, 87, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii Tribune-Herald receptionist, died in a private care home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Blaine; daughter Debra Lee; sisters Louise Coelho, Mary Sakamoto and Karen Shrode; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 5-8 p.m. Feb. 22 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 23 at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo, 1011 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720, or a charity of your choice.

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Winifred Villamor Torricer Nishimori

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April 10, 2012

Gerald Nishimori

Jan. 8, 2016

Winifred Villamor Torricer Nishimori, 67, of Kalaheo, a U.S. Postal Service employee, died, and her husband, Gerald Nishimori, 80, a retired employee of Safeway, Foodland and Big Save, and an Army sergeant who served in the Korean War, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Wahiawa, and he was born in Waimea, Kauai. They are survived by daughter Jerilyn Chang, son Elwin and six grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters Gail Lorenzo and Margarette Mishina, and brothers Elpidio, Gregory and Julian Torricer; and he is also survived by sister Agnes E. Ward. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 20 at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Casual attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Wednesday.

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Matilda Agnes Souza

Posted On February 18th, 2016 -

Feb. 1, 2016
Matilda Agnes Souza, 101, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughter Sylvia J. Mano, 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 24 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Georgia Quinto Abuce

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Jan. 24, 2016
Georgia Quinto Abuce, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Melvin and Michael. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 24 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery.

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Alejandro Tuzon Alvarez

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Jan. 21, 2016
Alejandro Tuzon Alvarez, 85, of Waipahu, a retired Oahu Sugar Co. heavy-equipment operator, died in Waipahu. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Pacita D.; sons Isidro, Floyd, Alex and Valeriano; daughters Cecilia Dalere, Leticia Bautista, Agrifina Germann and Zenida Andrade; sisters Romana Alvarez and Antonia Alejo; 19 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 24 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Virgil T. Anders

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Jan. 15, 2016
Virgil T. Anders, 83, of Kaneohe, a retired federal fireman engineer and a Navy veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Oklahoma. He is survived by sons Ronnie Arevalo Sr., Virgil Anders Jr. and Gerald Arevalo; daughter Velma Cabra; brother Louis; 16 grandchildren; and 46 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Feb. 20 at St. Ann’s Church, Kaneohe.

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Ruben Requimin Caban

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Feb. 1, 2016
Ruben Requimin Caban, 83, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a retired feed mill factory worker in the Philippines, died at home. He was born in Cagayan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Cresencia M.; sons Gerico, Ruben, Cirilo, Reynante and Edwin; daughters Melani Caban and Madelyn Trinidan; 19 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 18 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Urn and committal services to be held at a later date in the Philippines.

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Clarence Pascual Corpuz

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Jan. 28, 2016
Clarence Pascual Corpuz, 53, of Honolulu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kenneth, mother Basilisa and sister Emelie. Visitation: 6 p.m. Feb. 22 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 23 at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Kalihi. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Kathleen Dilts

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Feb. 9, 2016
Kathleen Dilts, 66, of Lahaina, an employee at the Lahaina Travel Lodge, the Rusty Harpoon and the Whales Tail in Lahaina, and owner of Kathy’s Got It Maid, died at home. She was born in Kent, Ohio. She is survived by son Paul, brother Gino, sister Mona and two grandchildren. Private celebration of life. Additional celebration at sunset Feb. 24 at Launiupoko Beach Park. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice Maui. Condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.

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