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Natlee Allyson Kimura Oshiro

Posted On November 4th, 2013 -

Sept. 23, 2013
Natlee Allyson Kimura Oshiro, 55, of Waimea, Hawaii, owner and co-director of Small World Pre-School in Waimea, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Stanley; son PJ; daughters Pam Vandewalle, Pat Santiago and Leslie Hokoana; sisters Elsa Kimura, Faye Deal and Teri Chong; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the Davies Chapel at Hawaii Preparatory Academy in Waimea. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Pedro L. Cordero

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Oct. 10, 2013
Pedro L. Cordero, 75, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Luzon, Philippines. He is survived by spouse Renilda and sons Roylan “Roy” and Christopher “Chris.” Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Philomena Church, 3300 Ala Laulani Place. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Benton Keith Post

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Oct. 9, 2013
Benton Keith Post, 59, of Pearl City, a direct racing enthusiast and heavy equipment mechanic with Travel Plaza Transportation, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Benny; daughters Renee, Naleiolani “Lisa” and Maile Post and Jessica Barut; sisters Lehua Crawford; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at First Assembly of God, 3400 Moanalua Road. Services: 6 p.m.

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Angelita Florentin Corpuz

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Oct. 5, 2013
Angelita Florentin Corpuz, 92, of Waialua died in Waialua. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Roger and Dave; daughters Jovita “Jovie” Espiritu, Jeanette “Jan” Bushey, Merilyn Thompson and Karen Corpuz; 11 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: noon. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Margaret Illinois Healani Rule

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Oct. 16, 2013
Margaret Illinois Healani Rule, 81, of Waianae, a bus driver-dispatcher for Hickam Air Force Base and a shop steward for the IBEW, died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gary M., Keke’e and Bully; daughters Jody L. and Rannell R.; brother Christopher Williams; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 9:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Shimeko Horihata

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Oct. 14, 2013
Shimeko Horihata, 88, of Hilo, a retiree from Ivy’s Day Care Center and a seamstress, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters June Villanueva and Lynne Horikoshi, sister Fumie Matsumoto, seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Stanley Mitsuo Saiki Jr.

Posted On November 4th, 2013 -

Oct. 12, 2013
Stanley Mitsuo Saiki Jr., 58, of Honolulu, a physician and associate chief of staff for Clinical Informatics for the Veterans Administration Pacific Islands Health Care System, died in Honolulu. He was born in Philadelphia. He is survived by wife Cynthia J. Goto, mother Patricia, brother Stuart and sisters Sandra Williams and Margaret and Laura Saiki. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Central Union Church. Services: 6 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the University of Hawaii Foundation, P.O. Box 11270, Honolulu, HI 96828.

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Ralph Raymond Horn

Posted On November 4th, 2013 -

Oct. 24, 2013
Ralph Raymond Horn, 90, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, a retired airline pilot and an Army Air Corps veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Urbana, Ill. He is survived by wife Myrna; sons Douglas, David, Stephen and Charles; daughter Kathleen Skov; brother James; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Alexandria Kiu Hee Sakai

Posted On November 4th, 2013 -

Oct. 12, 2013
Alexandria Kiu Hee “Sandy” Sakai, 72, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Lionel; son Brian; daughters Corinne Miyashiro and Rochelle Sakai-Tabe and Roxanne Sakai; stepmother Elizabeth Ah Chin; brothers Robert and Benjamin Robinson, George and Ray Ah Chin; sister Alberta Jitchaku; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Edgar Ibera Ibanez

Posted On November 4th, 2013 -

Oct. 4, 2013
Edgar Ibera Ibanez, 53, of Waipahu, a Pearl Country Club and Aston Hotel Waikiki employee, died in Kapolei. He was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosita Y. Ibanez; sons Edgar Jr. and Belmoychoy; daughters Rapunzel and Jessica K.; mother Marcela Ebanez; brothers Marnaldo, Roger and Marlou; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Barbara Ayako Serikaku

Posted On November 4th, 2013 -

Oct. 13, 2013
Barbara Ayako Serikaku, 90, of Redlands, Calif., a retired assistant director of housekeeping at Castle Medical Center, died in Loma Linda, Calif. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Curtis T.; daughter Eileen Y. Kakazu and Naomi H. Donesky; brother Harold H. Arakawa; sisters Alice T. Kobashigawa and Winnie A. Rodriguez; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Kaneohe Seventh-day Adventist Church. Aloha attire.

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Ruth Chieko Kanda

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Oct. 10, 2013
Ruth Chieko Kanda, 101, of Honolulu, a retired food service employee at the Queen’s Medical Center, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in Honalo, Hawaii. She is survived by brother Stanley S. Seo. Private services. No monetary offerings. Additional information for an obituary published Saturday.

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Goro Tanaka

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Oct. 17, 2013
Goro Tanaka, 95, of Honolulu, a retired planner and estimator for the Army at Fort Shafter and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care Inc. He was born in Punaluu, Oahu. He is survived by sons Rodney S., Leslie I. and Curtis K., daughter Jill C. Kaya and six grandchildren. Visitation: noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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John Charles Klein

Posted On November 4th, 2013 -

Oct. 22, 2013
John Charles Klein, 62, of Anchorage, Alaska, an Advanced Inc. builder, died in Honolulu. He was born in El Paso, Texas. He is survived by wife Carol and brother Bill. Private services.

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Yukio Paul Tanji

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Oct. 15, 2013
Yukio Paul Tanji, 95, of Wahiawa, a retired federal employee and Army veteran and a member of the 100th Infantry Battalion Club 100 Rural Chapter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by sons Henry and Francis and brother Ernest. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Mark Kaiwa Lee

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Oct. 20, 2013
Mark Kaiwa Lee, 52, of Hilo, an educator in the Hilo-Waiakea school district as well as a basketball and baseball coach, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Alison and daughters Kainoelani and Anuhea. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.

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Phillip Arnold Torres

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 27, 2013
Phillip Arnold Torres, 82, of Waimanalo, a retired truck driver with the Navy Public Works Center, died in Waimanalo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marie; sons James, Jack, Glenn, Don and Gary; daughters Dale Kaai‘ai, Michele Sanchez and Phyllis Torres; sister Elizabeth Ai; 27 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Agnes Lopes

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 30, 2013
Agnes Lopes, 93, of Kahului, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Haiku, Maui. She is survived by sons Frank S. Borge and Ralph Lopes, daughter Phyllis Seto, caregivers Stacie Takahashi and Connie Lopes, 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Wailuku. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Hideko Frances Tsukiyama

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 17, 2013
Hideko Frances Tsukiyama, 90, of Honolulu died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Darrell Lee and Dwayne Tsukiyama, daughter Caroline Harano, sisters Mitsuko Ishii and Sue Nonaka, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Dionicia Domingo

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 23, 2013
Dionicia Domingo, 86, of Wailuku died at home. She was born in Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by sons Juanito, Sonny, Efren and Renato “Rey” and five grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park main section, Wailuku. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Mabel Kaikala Manrique

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Oct. 12, 2013
Mabel Kaikala Manrique, 83, of Hana, Maui, a Hana Ranch Restaurant retiree, died in Hale Makua Kahului. She was born in Kipahulu, Maui. She is survived by sons Lester, Richard and Atanacio Jr.; daughters Cynthia DeGuerra, Stella Park, Landa Hill and Jennifer Manrique; sister Estella Rost; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hana. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Puuiki Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Benjamin Duyao

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 21, 2013
Benjamin Duyao, 85, of Hilo, a retired Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Co. pruner and grafter, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by son Lance B., daughter Nola Yamada, sister Dominga Real, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Graveside committal services and burial: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2, Hilo. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Sonnette Marras

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 4, 2013
Sonnette Marras, 48, of Makawao, Maui, a laborer and Speedi Shuttle driver, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Corona, Calif. She is survived by companion Michael Soriano; sons Ronson S., Ronden S. and Mikah S.; daughters Ronsonnette S., Rondennette S., Mikela S. and Michalei S.; mother Gladys; brothers John, Jay and Jeffery Koa, and Vincent, Andrew and Nathan Marras; and sisters Janice Kekahuna, Janet Kaipo and June Hoewaa. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Alvin Rudolph Gouveia Sr.

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Sept. 10, 2013
Alvin Rudolph “Joe” Gouveia Sr., 75, of Waianae, a construction worker, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Kalihi. He is survived by sons Paul, Bradley and Zac, 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Services are being revised and will be announced at a later date. Updated information for an obituary published Friday.

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Clarence Matsumoto

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Oct. 24, 2013
Clarence “Mutt” Matsumoto, 93, of Paia, Maui, a retired Maui Fire Department captain and an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Company K, died. He was born in Paia. He is survived by wife Corazon, sons Dwight and Leslie, daughters Stephanie Medrano and Yvonne Lee, sister Chizue “Sue” Smith, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Paia. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Charles Wesley Hart Jr.

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 25, 2013
Charles Wesley Hart Jr., 91, of Hilo, a retired C. Brewer & Co. agricultural engineer and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Pasadena, Calif. He is survived by son Charles W. III, daughters Hilarie Miller and Maile Tait, sister Marilen Trotter and six grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Christ Lutheran Church, 595 Kapiolani St., Hilo. Committal services to be held at a later date at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Sozima Pilago Medeiros

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 9, 2013
Sozima Pilago Medeiros, 85, of Honolulu, a retired housekeeper, died on Maui. She was born in Puukolii, Maui. She is survived by sons Frank F., Greg and Anthony C. Commendador; daughter Karen H. Park; brother Eustachio “Taki” Pilago; sister Lucy Magallanes; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 9:45 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Gwendolyn Kekuni Pakele Higa

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 24, 2013
Gwendolyn Kekuni Pakele Higa, 69, of Kahaluu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Muchuro and Morgan, daughter Isabella “Tita” Teixeira, three brothers, five sisters, 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Fernando Ongayo

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 24, 2013
Fernando Ongayo, 89, of Ewa Beach, a retired Navy steward, died in Honolulu. He was born in Misamis Oriental, Philippines. He is survived by wife Paz, son Mark, daughters Annette Kibota, Victoria Marino and Ponciana Quindica and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Deana Jade Hose

Posted On November 3rd, 2013 -

Oct. 27, 2013
Deana Jade Hose, 57, of Kealia, Hawaii, a Kmart sales associate and former housekeeper at Keauhou Beach Hotel and Kona by the Sea, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is survived by companion Louis Alani Jr.; sons Louis Alani III and Jason Alani Sr.; brothers Rodney Jr. and Alan; sisters Anna Hose-Graham, Myra Kendrick, Hazel Paul and Ronnie Ha‘ae; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Pukaana Congregational Church. Services: 10 a.m. Luncheon to follow. Condolences may be sent to P.O. Box 697, Captain Cook, HI 96704. For information, call 430-3553.

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