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Doramun Yun Chee Ching

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Aug. 22, 2016
Doramun Yun Chee “Dodie” Ching, 59, of Honolulu, a Hawaiian Telcom dispatcher, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sisters Elizabeth M. Torres, Jolinda H. Higuchi and Reney A. Ching. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sept. 13 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Joyce Kazue Shimizu

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Sept. 5, 2016
Joyce Kazue Shimizu, 63, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Kohala Hospital. She was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by brothers Harry and Mark, and sisters Sue Shimizu and Joanne Agdeppa. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Betty Teopila Deinhardt

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July 24, 2016
Betty Teopila Deinhardt, 79, of Kihei, Maui, died in Kihei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons John F. and Vernon, brothers Pete and Ronald Duhaylonsod, sister Remi Magalion, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sept. 9 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.

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David Scot Willis

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Aug. 25, 2016
David Scot Willis, 54, of Aiea, a transporter for Island Wide Mortuary Service Inc., died in Honolulu. He was born in New Rochelle, N.Y. He is survived by sons Tyler and Taylor, mother Barbara, brother Bo and sister Wendy. Private services.

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Rosaline Mae Gonsalves

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Aug. 9, 2016
Rosaline Mae Gonsalves, 71, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Jason Rabago and Charles Gonsalves II; daughters Zarmain “Zee” Rabago, Velvet Gonsalves-Nases and Kimberly Gonsalves-Higa; brothers Reg and Glenn Padilla; sister Trudy Cambra; 15 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Celebration of life to be held at a later date. Condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.

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Gail Moffat Hudson

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May 21, 2016
Gail Moffat Hudson, 77, of Honolulu, a teacher, died at home. She was born in New York. She is survived by husband Phillip B. Olsen. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at Thurston Chapel, Punahou School. Services: 1 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested Hawaii Parkinson’s Association.

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Roy Yasuo Kaneshiro

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Aug. 21, 2016
Roy Yasuo Kaneshiro, 96, of Honolulu, a retired Datsun of Hawaii dispatcher and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Rose H., sons Clyde J. and Milton S., daughter Cynthia N. Nakaya, sisters Mildred Y. Hoshino and Bessie S. Higa, and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Diana Christine Kihara

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Aug. 22, 2016
Diana Christine Kihara, 40, of Kailua-Kona, a food demonstrator for various retail stores, driver for Jack’s Tours and rental agent for Dollar Rent A Car, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Nathan, daughters Celeste and Chelsea Gouveia, stepson Kevin, stepdaughter Kayla, brothers Kawika Abreu-Urick and Ikaika Williams, hanai sister Kahi Fahifalepapalangi, grandparent Ruth Roberts and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Mildred Y.S. Leong

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Aug. 10, 2016
Mildred Y.S. Leong, 80, of Pearl City died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Elsie Low. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 12 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Robert Earl Lopes

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Aug. 27, 2016
Robert Earl “Bobby” Lopes, 90, of Pearl City, a retired oiler, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Alexander “Sanka” and Leonard “Lenny,” and sister Annette Freitas. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 13 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Condolences: borthwick oahu.com.

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Elaine Leilani Love

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Aug. 23, 2016
Elaine Leilani Love, 78, of Kapolei, a legal secretary with the city prosecuting attorney’s office and various lawyers, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Raymond Gomes Jr., daughter Kimberlee Sang, brother Terrence Derby, caretaker Charitie Gamiao, eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Sept. 13 at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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John Kamauoha Kaaikuahiwi Makepa Jr.

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Aug. 22, 2016
John Kamauoha Kaaikuahiwi Makepa Jr., 64, of Waianae, a Hawaiian Dredging crane operator and a Marine Corps veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Jesse, Joshua and Jacob; sisters Carmelita Makepa and Patty Mae Basso; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sept. 13 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Kinuyo Matsumoto

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Aug. 19, 2016
Kinuyo “Kay” Matsumoto, 82, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Roy, daughters Jan Kitamori and Sandi Burgon, sister Toshiko Murakami and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Beverly Darlene Rodrigues

Posted On September 7th, 2016 -

Aug. 12, 2016
Beverly Darlene “Auntie Bev” Rodrigues, 68, of Waimanalo, a retired teacher and counselor for Kamehameha Schools Bishop Estate, will be remembered in a celebration of life 2-3 p.m. Sept. 11 at Bishop Memorial Chapel at Kamehameha Schools. She died in Kailua. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by husband Gordon M., son Jason M., brother Lance Valdez, sister Marilyn Rayno and two grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Sept. 11 at the chapel. Aloha attire. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Mark Mitsuyoshi Sato

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June 4, 2016
Mark Mitsuyoshi Sato, 55, of Honolulu and Houston, an assistant manager at Longs Drugs/CVS, died in Houston. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Nancy Keese-Sato; son Austin Keese; father Tex; mother Karen Kodama; stepfather Rodney Kodama; brother Craig; sisters Kelli Nishimura, Kristi Ching and Joy; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sept. 11 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers.

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Sachio Taira

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Aug. 7, 2016
Sachio Taira, 90, of Wahiawa, an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Tokie, son David, daughters Jennifer Loui and Jill Giovannoni, sister Chiyoko, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 10 at Olivet Baptist Church, 1775 S. Beretania St. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Dolores Leilani Gabriel Christian

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Aug. 6, 2016
Dolores Leilani Gabriel Christian, 85, of Norman, Okla., formerly of Lanai, died in Norman. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Dale and Ian, daughter Lani Garner, brothers Ignacio Jr. and Benjamin Gabriel, and five grandchildren. Services to be held in Norman. Flowers welcome. Donations suggested to El Sistema OKC at elsistemaok.org/support, American Cancer Society at main.acsevents.org/goto/Dolores_Christian or the Sherril D. Christian Scholarship at the University of Oklahoma.

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Millie Makihele Moimoi Finau

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Aug. 25, 2016
Millie Makihele Moimoi Finau, 92, of Mililani died in Waipahu. She was born in Haalaufuli, Tonga. She is survived by son Rodney Fakatou, daughters Jean Filipe and Sandra Fapooi, 13 grandchildren and 18 greatand great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 10 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 95-1039 Meheula Parkway, Mililani. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Rebecca Healani Hikalea

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Aug. 10, 2016
Rebecca Healani Hikalea, 89, of Armona, Calif., an administrative assistant in the food and service department for the Hanford Elementary School district, died in Fresno, Calif. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Michael H. and Myron K., daughters Harilyn-Joy H. Kaalekahi and Charlene-Ann N. Pestrello, brothers Alfred and Robert Lyman, 14 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and 18 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sept 10 at St. George Catholic Church, Waimanalo. Eulogy: 11 a.m. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Sept. 12 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Holly Healani Ho

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July 31, 2016
Holly Healani Ho, 72, of Aiea, a day care provider, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons David “Sonny” Johnson, and Shawn J., Shenan P., Shane J. and Shiloh S. Ho; daughter Serene C. Kanae; brothers William “Toasty,” Paul, Michael and Jerry Mullen, and Terrence and Revlon Parker; sisters Amber Peters, Nani Jay Lavin, Jamie Parker and Maggie Sepulveda; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m Sept. 10 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Sept. 12 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 99-312 Moanalua Road, Aiea. Mass: 9 a.m. Committal services: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Robert Lasack

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Aug. 21, 2016
Robert “Bob” Lasack, 67, of Waipahu, a retired Immigration and Naturalization Service agent and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Iowa. He is survived by wife Elma; son Jeffrey; daughter Kimberly; mother Joyce; brothers Joe, Jon and Don; and a grandchild. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 10 at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church, Mililani.

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Kenneth David Peralta

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July 28, 2016
Kenneth David Peralta, 60, of Waianae, a Marine Corps veteran, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Cristal Lokelani Peralta, Kailana K. Moa-Eli and Doreen N. Blanchard; brothers Sabas S., Alfred and Dennis Peralta, and Robert Banis; sister Phyllis Aragon; former wife Debramae H. Eli; and five grandchildren. Celebration of life: 1-7 p.m. Sept. 10 at Pokai Bay. Flowers welcome.

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Genaro Louis Perez

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Aug. 28, 2016
Genaro Louis Perez, 62, of Waianae, a marine machinist supervisor at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 38 and an Army veteran, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Dee Martinez; sons Jacob and Carlos Perez, and Charlton Tai-Tin; brothers Louis Jr. and Christopher; sisters Evangeline “Bengeline” Dias, Myrtle Gonzales and Gloria Silva-Crawford; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at Diamond Head Seventh-day Adventist Church, 828 18th Ave. Celebration of life: 7 p.m.

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Alejandra Ramos

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Aug. 28, 2016
Alejandra Ramos, 80, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by brothers Henry and Joseph Duhaylongsod, and sisters Mercedes and Helen Barcelona and Doris Conselva. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at Waipahu United Church of Christ, 94-330 Mokuola St. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire.

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Bryson Kanamu Evangelista-Samson

Posted On September 6th, 2016 -

Aug. 23, 2016
Bryson Kanamu Evangelista- Samson, 22, of Hilo, a former Ocean Sports pool and beach attendant, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by parents Davlyn Samson, and Ben and Sonja Evangelista; stepfather Mark Cabral; brothers Austin, Ashton and Tristan Evangelista, and Dustin Samson; sisters Tatyana, Tania and Tiade Cabral-Samson; and grandparents Joanne and John De Leon, and Sandra Smith. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 10 at New Hope-Hilo, 840 Kupulau Road. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes: 2 p.m. at 4 Miles Beach Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Ernest Kazuso Kimura

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July 30, 2016
Ernest Kazuso Kimura, 89, of Honolulu, retired City Fender and Body Service owner, died in Nuuanu Hale. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Shizue, son Paul K., daughters Kathryn K. Kimura and Frances Y. Chung, sisters Lillian Nishi and Mildred Oshiro, eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Dulinda Lorine Maria

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Aug. 12, 2016
Dulinda Lorine Maria, 71, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by husband Louis Jr.; son Christopher L.; daughter Lori Ann Lennox; brother Edward Ferreira; sisters Irene Randall, Jeanette Poe, Charlene Bukoski, Barbara Garcia and Elizabeth Kane; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sept. 9 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Alvin Kiyoshi Sakata

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July 24, 2016
Alvin Kiyoshi Sakata, 60, of Honolulu, an American Medical Response emergency medical technician, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Cynthia Ogasawara and Renee Sakata. Private services.

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Walter Tokuo Takiguchi

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May 29, 2016
Walter Tokuo Takiguchi, 97, of Honolulu, retired president of Mid Pacific Insurance Agency, died in The Plaza at Punchbowl. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Fujie, daughter Karen R. Schoenfeld, brother Herbert J., sisters Jean M. Burgess and Lily S. Nakao, and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sept. 10 at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Incorrect information given in an obituary Sunday.

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Robert L. Thomas

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Aug. 10, 2016
Robert L. “Bob” Thomas, 92, of Honolulu, a retired teacher, died. He was born in California. He is survived by partner LeRoy J. Updike and daughters Helen Thomas and Deborah Milton. Services: 1 p.m. Sept. 11 at Kalia Library, 425 Ena Road. Casual/aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hawaii Symphony Orchestra, 3610 Waialae Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816; or at 380-7784.

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