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Lowell Hakalau Ka’anehe

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 13, 2015
Lowell Hakalau Ka’anehe, 66, of Honolulu, a retiree program director for Unity House Inc. and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Coleen I., daughters Shazarae Maldonado and Tiana Kaanehe, stepson Alan M.K. Warner, stepdaughter Chaniece Torralba, mother Theda M. Chung, brothers Ronald Kaanehe and Vern K. Kane, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Private burial.

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Myra Belina Tisalona

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 2, 2015
Myra Belina Tisalona, 83, of Honolulu, a musician for the Nahenahe Serenaders, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Cornelio “Nilo”; daughters Paulette I. Perez, Sabrina H. “Bebe” Tisalona-Higa, Palmyra L. “Indai” Nakamoto and Kristy Carlos; brother Francis “Kainoa”; sister Priscilla “Tisa” Kalili-Wenzel; 17 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Dec. 27 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Service: 5 p.m. Aloha attire.

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George Keaweamahi III

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 18, 2015
George Keaweamahi III, 59, of Anahola, Kauai, a heavy equipment operator, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Yolanda W.; son Christopher G.; daughters Rose Keaweamahi-Hoovler and La Rhonda Manibog; brothers Darius, Latham and Wendell Keaweamahi, and Julian and Keawe Rillamas; sisters Cleopatra Kamae, Georgina Keawemauhili-Keaweamahi, Edith Bunch and Pearl Nishimura; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Dec. 28 at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary Chapel, Koloa. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery.

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Alfrieda Eunice Mariquita Young

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Nov. 23, 2015
Alfrieda Eunice Mariquita Young, 67, of Kapolei died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ronald K. Sr., sons Ronald K. Jr. and Reed K., daughter Roxie K. Flynn, sister Carolyn Troche, 10 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Service: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Thammaros Lewis

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 11, 2015
Thammaros “Ohh” Lewis, 42, of Lahaina, a Maui body worker and massage therapist, died at home. She was born in Phitchit, Thailand. She is survived by husband John C., father Sawoy Khaosongtham, brother Niran Khaosongtham, and sisters Wanida and Suwan Khaosongtham. Celebration of life at a later date. Condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.

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George Lonohiwa Machado Jr.

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Nov. 30, 2015
George Lonohiwa Machado Jr., 94, of Honolulu, a retired communication technician and a Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Dorothy H., son George III, daughters Darlene Harris and Diane Sanborn, sisters Mona Kekoa and Noe Togashi, hanai sons Lowell Sanborn and Ralph Harris, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Dec. 29 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Rosalind Marean

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 17, 2015
Rosalind Marean, 97, of Kailua-Kona, a retired elementary school teacher, died at home. She was born in New York City. She is survived by daughters Sherri Deponte and Sheila Colon, hanai son Larry Larson, sister Judith Larson, three grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Graveside service: 9 a.m. Monday at Kona Memorial Park, Holualoa. Casual attire.

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LindyAnn Aiona

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 1, 2015
LindyAnn Aiona, 61, of Keaukaha/Panaewa, Hawaii, a deputy sheriff, died in Hilo. She was born in Koae, Puna, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Kawai-Chang, Alika and Ben Publico; daughter Keiko Mahuka; hanai mother Pauline Salazar; brother Israel; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Celebration of life: 6:30 p.m. Dinner to follow. Scattering of ashes: 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Puhi Bay, Keaukaha. Lunch at noon at the Haili Tent in Panaewa. Casual attire.

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Barbara D. Nakagawa

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Nov. 9, 2015
Barbara D. Nakagawa, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Department of Education educator, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Brian, daughter Karen Watanabe, brothers Steven and Raymond Doue, sister Kimie Morimoto and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Larry Masaharu Araki

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 13, 2015
Larry Masaharu Araki, 67, of Honolulu, a retired vice president of sales for Honsador Truss, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Faye, mother Helen H., and sister Shirley Senda. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service: 3:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Fujiko Nakamoto

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Dec. 9, 2015
Fujiko “Helen” Nakamoto, 78, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Liliha Health Care Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Edwin T., daughters Tammy Y. Maio and Trudy A. Nakamoto, brothers Bobby and Harold Kishimoto, sister Hazel Shoemaker, and two grandchildren. Visitation at noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service: 1 p.m. Casual attire.

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Matthew Paul Bok

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 12, 2015
Matthew Paul “Matt” Bok, 27, of Waipahu, a Navy reservist, died in Waipahu. He was born in Vista, Calif. He is survived by parents William and Lianne Cooper and Dwight Bok; brothers Christopher T. and Devyn Bok, Billy W. and Andrew D. Cooper, and Dexter Buchman; sisters Ashleigh R., Tia and Cayla Bok, and Sheila M., Mae A., Kaitlyn P., Caroline L. and Hannah E. Cooper; and grandparents Wayne and Sharon Bok, Russell Cooper Sr. and Janice Stephens. Services to be held in Auburn, Wash. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Donations suggested to Special Olympics and canine shelters. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Ronald T. Nakamoto

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Nov. 10, 2015
Ronald T. Nakamoto, 86, of Mililani, a retired industrial engineer from Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth, Texas, and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Karen, son Kent, daughter Dr. Rona, and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Bernice Kauluwehiwehi Burrows

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 10, 2015
Bernice Kauluwehiwehi Burrows, 53, of Kahului died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on Molokai. She is survived by son Robert; daughters Eva Turalva and Willina Agapay; brothers William and Anthony; sisters Charlene Kalima, Georgette Montross and Tammylyn; and 16 grandchildren. Private services.

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Shelmadean Faustina Hokuokalani Nakasone

Posted On December 20th, 2015 -

Dec. 5, 2015
Shelmadean Faustina Hokuokalani Nakasone, 55, of Kahului died. She was born on Maui. She is survived by daughters Renee Nakasone-Fuhrmann and Kanani Nakasone; brothers Joseph Kuloloia and Norman Abihai; sisters Harriet Alensonorin and Norene Kahaleauki; and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Dane Yoshio Kurihara

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 8, 2015
Dane Yoshio Kurihara, 61, of Kauai, formerly of Kona, Hawaii, a retired auto mechanic, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Nicole, hanai brother Wayne K. Slater and hanai sister May Mariani. Services: 9 a.m. Dec. 30 at Samuel Mahe- lona Memorial Hospital.

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George Lonohiwa Machado Jr.

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Nov. 30, 2015
George Lonohiwa Machado Jr., 94, of Honolulu, a retired communications technician and a Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Dorothy H., son George, daughters Darlene Harris and Diane Sanborn, hanai sons Lowell Sanborn and Ralph Harris, sisters Mona Kekoa and Noe Togashi, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 11:30 a.m. Dec. 29 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Hatsuo Maemura

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Nov. 29, 2015
Hatsuo Maemura, 99, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died in Serenity Care Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Betty C. Tong, Linda H. Tom, June M. Yoshihiro, Karen Ouchi and Debra A. Nakamura; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Sandy Kealaonalani Marquez

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Nov. 26, 2015
Sandy Kealaonalani Marquez, 36, of Waianae, a substitute teacher at Nanakuli Elementary School, died in Ewa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Delbert; sons Dustysandz K. and Dayten S.; daughters Deanndra K. and Sandrine K.; parents Henry K. Stanley and Carolann K. Afong; and sisters Alrose K. and Kiyomi K. Stanley, and Isikel K. Beaman. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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Clinton H. Anderson

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Aug. 17, 2015
Clinton H. Anderson, 48, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by sons Clinton and Aizea, brothers John and Tuulima, sister Jeananna A. Klok and hanai brother Daniel Lani. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Jan. 2 at 91-1792 Hei Place, Ewa Beach. No flowers.

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Trinity Mason

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 14, 2015
Trinity Mason, 32, of Ewa Beach, an Army veteran who served in the Iraq War, died. She was born in Kailua. She is survived by husband Joshua T., sons Alakai C. Uemura and Pomaikai C. Mason, daughter Savannah M., parents Keith K. and Sunday L. Eguires, brother Michael Eguires Jr. and sister Kealohilani K. Eguires. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire.

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Kazuyoshi Aoki

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Nov. 20, 2015
Kazuyoshi Aoki, also known as “Kats” and “Kachan,” 90, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii County Fire Department captain, and a real estate agent and broker for Lentz and Gold Coast Realty, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Ethel, son Bart, daughter Geri Ann Davidson and two grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Dec. 27 at Kona Hongwanji Buddhist Temple, Kealakekua. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire.

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Edward J. Reasor

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 11, 2015
Edward J. Reasor, 76, of Russell, Pa., formerly of Hawaii, a retired attorney and veteran of the Army, Iowa National Guard Reserve and the Air Force Reserve, died in Warren, Pa. He was born in Moline, Ill. He is survived by wife Liliane; sons Edward A., Reid D., Richard and Sterling; and two grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.

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Kiku K. Azama

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 6, 2015
Kiku K. Azama, 95, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Okinawa. Private scattering of ashes.

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Earl Sanders Robertson Jr.

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Oct. 18, 2015
Earl Sanders Robertson Jr., 44, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Malachi, daughters Cheanna Robertson-Akimseu and L’rae Robertson, father Earl S. Sr. and sister Sandra Ostrander. Private services.

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Stephen Eugene Champieux

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 4, 2015
Stephen Eugene Champieux, 66, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a wildlife rehabilitator and a Navy veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Burbank, Calif. He is survived by parents Robert and Isabel; sisters Diane Miller, Jane Nelson, Christine Bissonnette and Roberta Dixon; and brother Roger. Private services.

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Annabelle Lanakilamakamauna Runnels

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 2, 2015
Annabelle Lanakilamakamauna “Bella” Runnels, 83, of Kaneohe, a Swift and Co. meat packer, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by daughters Sharmayne Schilling and Rhoda Ann Woods; brothers Hale, Kalani and Bully Kaniho; sister Becky Shishido; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 26 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 45-150 Waikalua Road, Kaneohe. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Condolences: hawaiian memorialparkmortuary.com.

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David Cheung

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 12, 2015
David Cheung, 93, of Hono- lulu, a retired plumbing designer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Riverside, Calif. He is survived by wife Crispina M.; sons David Jr., Stephen, Larry, Daniel and Timothy; daughters Sharon Ito, Karon Kaneshiro, Evelyn Gibo and Katherine Hashida; 16 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Services pending. Condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net.

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Abraham James Silva

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Nov. 17, 2015
Abraham James Silva, 63, of Waianae died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. Private services.

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Betty Lee Chong

Posted On December 19th, 2015 -

Dec. 14, 2015
Betty Lee Chong, 89, of Honolulu, a state data supervisor, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Albert; sons Stephen, Michael and Rick; daughter Sharon; brother Howard Lee; sister Thelma Herring; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mystical Rose Oratory, Saint Louis School. Services: 11 a.m. Private burial. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Updated service information for an obituary published Friday.

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