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Arno Edward Bann

Posted On December 4th, 2014 -

Nov. 27, 2014
Arno Edward Bann, 80, of Honolulu, a Sheraton Waikiki retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Poland. He is survived by wife Suwannee, son Roy, brothers Edwin and Bruno Bendlin and sister Irma Hammond. Services pending.

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Angela Puanani Moore

Posted On December 4th, 2014 -

Nov. 19, 2014
Angela Puanani Moore, 31, of Kailua, a caregiver, died in Honolulu. She was born in Fortuna, Calif. She is survived by mother Diana P. Haia, sister Cassie Moore and grandfather Joseph P. Haia. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Ann’s Church, Kaneohe. Eulogy: 11:30 a.m. Mass: 11:45 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Dolores L. Dyer

Posted On December 4th, 2014 -

Oct. 21, 2014
Dolores L. Dyer, 82, of Tacoma, Wash., died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Matthew, daughters Jennifer Dyer-Friedman and Molly Sampson, brother Homer Eaton and six grandchildren. Services at a later date.

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Ayame Nakashima

Posted On December 4th, 2014 -

Nov. 14, 2014
Ayame Nakashima, 82, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Staub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Puna, Hawaii. She is survived by husband George K., sons Curtis S. and Eric A., daughters Sandra S. Nakashima and Lori S. Ky, sister Janet Arakawa and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Marcelino R. Cadiz

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 1, 2014
Marcelino R. “Celino” Cadiz, 80, of Honolulu, a Y. Higa Trucking retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by daughters Ofelia C. Balasi, Angelita C. Palacol, Leonora C. Moore and Violeta C. Llamas; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, 712 N. School St., Honolulu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Guy M. Chinen

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 25, 2014
Guy M. Chinen, 62, of Hono­lulu, owner of Hawaiian Air Conditioning and Refrigeration LLC, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sarah; son Michael T.; daughters Malia, Starlie and Rosie; father George; brothers Jimmy and Johnny; and sisters Joanne Chi­ka­zawa and Gale Tsukamoto. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Donations suggested to Te Taki Tokelau-Voyaging Canoe; make checks payable to Te Taki Tokelau. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Bernard Gin Lun Choy

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 22, 2014
Bernard Gin Lun Choy, 61, of Honolulu, a bookkeeper for an architecture firm and engineering firm, died. He was born in Hono­lulu. He is survived by wife Michele C.; daughter Tiffany C. Davis; father William H.K.; sisters Rebecca Choy, Kathleen Tom and Debra J. Hamamoto; and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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William E. Kalani Cockett

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 26, 2014
William E. Kalani Cockett, 75, of Haiku, Maui, a retired Marine Corps sergeant major and a retired Maui Community Correctional Center captain, died at home. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Pauahilani, son Hinano, daughters Kaleo Cockett and Rayna Cockett-Malta, sister Mailelani Robia, four grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Celebration of life: 6:30 p.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Lynn Norie Fukumitsu

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Oct. 31, 2014
Lynn Norie Fukumitsu, 60, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by mother Mieko Kawasaki and sister Lori Lee Ueno. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Reginald K. Holbron

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 21, 2014
Reginald K. “Reggie” Holbron, 67, of Makakilo, a retired Ewa Elementary School vice principal, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Michael “Mickey” and Kent K. “Kenny,” and sisters Lynette K. “Lynn” Embrey and Naira U. Martin. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Inurnment: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com. Updated information for an obituary published Monday.

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Priscilla Suzan Kalilikane

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 23, 2014
Priscilla Suzan Kalilikane, 42, of Waianae, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Kekoa Prather and Isaac Kalilikane; daughters Susan K. Gonzales and Xena and Xiana Pinheiro; father Rodney M.; brothers Dietrich Mersberg, and Daniel I. and John Kalilikane; sister Gwen; grandparent Gwendolyn M. Makepa; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life noon-3 p.m. Monday at Nanakuli Black Rock. For more information, contact Susan K. Gonzales. Aloha or casual attire. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.

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Brian Faigata Lave

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 11, 2014
Brian Faigata Lave, 31, of Wai­anae died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Janelle; son Bronco Tapeni-Lave; daughters Alexis and Arayna Tapeni-Lave, and Dymin Flores; parents Samuelu and Toaono S.L. Tapeni; brothers Bronson, Brison, Brayden, Sautia and Jack Tapeni; sisters Tifanie and Tracie Tapeni, and Inchon Jima; and grandparent Lima. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kalaeloa Ward, 2740 Lauwiliwili St., Kapolei. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Wildrick F.B. Lee

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 12, 2014
Wildrick F.B. Lee, 82, of Honolulu, a GTE Hawaiian Tel retiree and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife June, sons Byron and Bradford, daughters Brenda and Bonnie, sister Thelma Chun, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Cas­ual attire.

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Samuel Aki Leialoha

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 30, 2014
Samuel Aki Leialoha, 87, of Kane­ohe, a retired union plumber, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Richard Traglio and Bruce Lindley, daughters Janis Lindley and Karen Kapua, brother Richard, 17 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Reception to follow. Casual attire. Lei welcome. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Rica Johanna Bulda Marquez

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 18, 2014
Rica Johanna Bulda Marquez, 3, of Honolulu died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Rodel and Joanna, and sisters Ryeth and Ricci. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Valley of the Temples. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Bruce Koon Hee Mau

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 15, 2014
Bruce Koon Hee Mau, 55, of Honolulu, owner of Char Hung Sut Restaurant in Chinatown, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hono­lulu. He is survived by wife Darnell “Nelly,” sons Justin and Bradley, mother Barbara, brother Barry and sisters Harilyn Coates and Wanda Lum. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Rochelle Tomaselli

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 8, 2014
Rochelle Tomaselli, 66, of Hauula died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harvey Sr., son Harvey Jr. and sister Althea Naki. Celebration of life reception: noon-6 p.m. Sunday at her home, 54-078 Hauula Homestead Road, Hauula. Casual attire. Lei welcome. Online condolences: woolseymortuary.com.

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Ralph Epefanio Aranita

Posted On December 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 12, 2014
Ralph Epefanio Aranita, 90, of Waipahu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard planner estimator and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Makaweli, Kauai. He is survived by sons Jeffrey, Aaron, Edmund and Clayton; daughters Myra Aranita-O’Brien, Eileen M. Sullivan and Robbi Aranita; brother Ronald; sister Sister Rosita; 16 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemo­rialparkmortuary.com.

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Herman Farias Sr.

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 26, 2014
Herman Farias Sr., 88, of Hilo, a retired installer for The Gas Co., a former employee of Wailoa Recap and Flowers of Hawaii, and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Linda; daughter Paulette Pang-Ching; brothers Joseph Jr. and James; sisters Flora Temporal, Elizabeth Childress and Rose Marie Resureccion; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Malia Puka o Kalani Catholic Church, 326 Desha Ave., Keaukaha, Hawaii. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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Sueki Funai

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 24, 2014
Sueki Funai, 97, of Pahala, Hawaii, died in Kau Hospital. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Satsuki, sons Kenneth and Roy, daughters Martha Hoki and Dora Min, 14 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Rose Y. Loo

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 15, 2014
Rose Y. Loo, 87, of Honolulu died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Lisa Kennebeck and Laureen Loo, brother Richard Yee, sister Irene Baba and four grandchildren. Visitation: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Updated information for an obituary published Friday.

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Mildred Soy Quan Louis

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 14, 2014
Mildred Soy Quan Louis, 101, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Lucille. Private services.

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Nestor Reyes Mamaclay

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 15, 2014
Nestor Reyes Mamaclay, 46, of Pearl City, a grocery store clerk, died at home. He was born in Santiago, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Marites T.; brothers Berly R., Renato R., Romeo R., Freddie R. and Danilo R.; and sisters Melita M. Carranza, Severina M. Ellorin, Ofelia M. Bulawan and Agnes M. Palma. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Pearl City. Mass: 9 a.m. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.

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Manuel Moniz Jr.

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 25, 2014
Manuel “Sonny” Moniz Jr., 75, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a heavy equipment operator for McBryde Sugar Co., died in Garden Island Healthcare. He was born in Kaumakani, Kauai. He is survived by wife Elodie, daughters Kellene Collier and Lorene Tupuola, brothers Ernest R. and Raymond, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Dec. 13 at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Kalaheo. Mass: 11 a.m. Inurnment to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire.

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Richard Tsugimi Nishimura

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 12, 2014
Richard Tsugimi Nishimura, 78, of Kaneohe, a retired Oahu Plumbing and Sheet Metal journeyman, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by sons Darryl Y. and Derek T., daughter Debra Lynn A. Ching, brother Donald, sisters Helen Okamura and Joyce Okuhama, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin Temple. Services: 4:30 p.m. No flowers. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Incorrect information published in an obituary Monday.

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Purificacion M. Quinto

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Oct. 17, 2014
Purificacion M. “Puri” Quinto, 71, of Waipahu, a retiree of the Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa Waikiki, died in Waipahu. She was born in Bangar, La Union, Philippines. She is survived by son Billy M., brothers Dino and Gerry Labiste, sister Norma Cabagbag and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.

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Felix Delos Reyes Ranada

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Oct. 22, 2014
Felix Delos Reyes Ranada, 83, of Ewa Beach, a Kapiolani Manor retiree, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Maria P.; sons Rogelio P. and Prudencio P.; daughters Rosalina R. Crispino, Evelyn R. Catubig and Magdalena R. Balatico; sisters Rufina Fajardo, Maria Aplasca, Rosita Tungpalan, Anita Mateo and Dionisia Lucas; 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Emanuel Dacoscos Bunda

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 3, 2014
Emanuel Dacoscos “Manuel” Bunda, 93, of Makawao, Maui, a Waialua Sugar Co. retiree and an Army veteran, died in Kahului. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Liberty; sons Dennis and Anthony; daughters Valerie Firmin and Carol Ross; brothers Santiago, Frank, Alfred, Ronald, Carlos and Douglas; sisters Estrella “Nitta” Bayne and Abelina Salado; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at St. Michael Catholic Church, Waialua. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Royden Takeo Sadayasu

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 3, 2014
Royden Takeo Sada-yasu, 75, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a former postal worker and an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Papaikou. He is survived by sisters Mildred Fujimori, Joyce Otsuka and Irene Masada. Graveside services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Alae Cemetery, Section F. Casual attire.

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Solidad Castillo Cadang

Posted On December 2nd, 2014 -

Nov. 15, 2015
Solidad Castillo “Sally” Cadang, 89, of Kailua-Kona, formerly of Ewa, a retiree of the Officers Club at the Naval Air Station Barbers Point, died in Kailua-Kona. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Alex; daughters Annie Ferren, Leatrice Moniz, Lydia Barcelo and Marlene Leslie; sisters Clara Aguada and Gussie Preston; brother Tony Castillo; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park.

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