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Owen K. Uehara

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 17, 2015
Owen K. Uehara, 56, of Waimanalo, an Air Force veteran and Hawaii Air National Guard retiree, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Susan; daughter Erin; son Evan; mother Susan; brothers Lionel and Kurt; and sisters Karen Kushi, Ramona Kogachi, and Katherine and Mary-Ann Uehara. Private services. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanaluamortuary.com. Additional information for an obituary published Dec. 23.

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Maria Batallones Julian

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 12, 2015
Maria Batallones Julian, 62, of Ewa Beach, a retiree form from Jack in the Box in Kapolei, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Lazaro J. Jr.; son Joel; daughters Marie G. Frilde and Jackie Julian; sisters Rosita B. Lucaten, Rogelia B. Cu and Mercedes M. Batallones; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Wai­pio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial to be held at a later date in the Philippines. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Edward Francis Willett

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 18, 2015
Edward Francis Willett, 60, of Ewa Beach, an Army veteran and a retired mover, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Boston. He is survived by wife Evangeline; sons Gus Ballesteros, Christopher Hermosura, Billy Sheldon and Bryson Raymond-Foster; daughters Paana Sheldon, Crystal Hermosura and Brittany Willett; brother Dennis; and sisters Terri, Noreen, Brenda, Dorothy and Debbie. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanalua mortuary.com.

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Thomas T. Kanetake

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 22, 2015
Thomas T. Kanetake, 85, of Mountain View, Calif., died. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sachi; sons Stephen and Craig; daughters Leila and Lisa; brother Bob; sisters Grace Nakamura, Beatrice Pung and Mitsue Cook; and six grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Marian Nobuko Kobatake

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Nov. 26, 2015
Marian Nobuko Kobatake, 91, of Pearl City, a Leeward Community College retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Clyde and Kelvin, daughter Suzanne, brothers Ritsuo and Ralph Tamura, sister Mieko Kinoshita, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Vicente Groy Laude

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 22, 2015
Vicente Groy Laude, 91, of Wahiawa, an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Jones, Isabela, Philippines. He is survived by son Julito; daughters Marilyn Miguel, Doralyn Orense and Susan Daniel; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Benigno Macaranas

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 1, 2015
Benigno Macaranas, 90, of Waipahu, a retired Navy senior chief petty officer, died in Waipahu. He was born in Malasiqui, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Remedios O. Celis; sons Benjamin, German, Joe and Mario; daughters Amy and Ricamel R.; stepson Dennis Mendoza; stepdaughters Suzette Gaviola and Rosemarie Mendoza; and 13 grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Irene Satsuki Morikawa

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 14, 2015
Irene Satsuki Morikawa, 82, of Kaneohe, a retired First Insurance Co. clerk and cashier, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband James M.; sons Richard and Randi; daughters Gail Clutter and Treasure Subiono-Morikawa; sisters Violet Izumi, May Kamiya and Frances Inoue; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m.

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Hisako Nakamura

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 25, 2015
Hisako Nakamura, 97, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a retired salesclerk, died at home. She was born in Koolau, Kauai. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Morris William Angelo

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 22, 2015
Morris William Angelo, 80, of Aiea, president and owner of Quality Masons and an Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Haina, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Aileen; sons Carl, Duane and Paul; daughter Arleen A. Bourcier; brothers Stanley and Gilbert; sister Jane Silva; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Barbara B. Nakasone

Posted On December 31st, 2015 -

Dec. 8, 2015
Barbara B. Nakasone, 84, of Wahiawa, a retired state Department of Education special education teacher, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Waukegan, Ill. She is survived by husband Walter M.; sons Grant and Scott Farrell, and Kuan Sun and Hon Ying Yuen; brothers Fred and Jan Bairstow; and four grandchildren. Private services.

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Dan Anglin

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 26, 2015
Dan “Wampy Dan” Anglin, 71, of Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, a retired operating engineer, died at home. He was born in Oakland, Calif. He is survived by wife Lyla; son Danny; daughters Shelly Bradley, Phyllis Anglin-Pugh and Dana Anglin; sister Rebecca Duncan; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Saturday at Banji’s Paradise Bar & Grill, Waikoloa Village. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice of North Hawaii, 65-1328 Kawaihae Road, Kamuela, HI 96743.

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Grace Fermin Dixon

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 27, 2015
Grace Fermin Dixon, 47, of Honolulu, a registered nurse at the Queen’s Medical Center, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by husband Todd W., son Timothy W., daughter Jessica N., father Ricardo S. Fermin, mother Presentacion D. Fermin, brother Randall Fermin and sister Aileen Fermin. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Edward Hangca

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Nov. 15, 2015
Edward Hangca, 93, of Waianae died in Kapolei. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Ethel Y.; son Cy K.; daughters Ingrid H. Higdon, Yvette H. Opiana and D’Ann H. Reyher; brothers William and Joseph; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Betty Marie Irwin

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 12, 2015
Betty Marie Irwin, 92, of Kailua, a nurse and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in Kailua. She was born in Vera Cruz, Pa. She is survived by sons Lonnie C. and James A., daughter Susan M. Randall, brother Kenneth H. Mohr, seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. at Waimanalo Seventh-day Adventist Church, 41-5925 Poalima St. Donations suggested to Waimanalo SDA Church, P.O. Box 572, Waimanalo, HI 96795-1350. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Raymond Mamoru Nakamoto

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 10, 2015
Raymond Mamoru Nakamoto, 70, of Hilo, president of Nakamoto Construction Inc., died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Mildred, son Guy, daughter Raina Tsue, brothers George and Richard, sister Lillian Tomonaga, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.

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Gerald Kalani Napoleon Sr.

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 13, 2015
Gerald Kalani Napoleon Sr., 81, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a retired electrician for the U.S. Department of Defense at Schofield Barracks and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kawaihau, Kauai. He is survived by wife May M.; sons Gerald K. Jr., Daniel K. and Spencer J.K.; daughter Norynn A.L.N. Fivekiller; brothers Francis H. and Robert Napoleon, and Wallace Mau; sisters Barbara Wheeler and Elaine Mau; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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David Naud

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 17, 2015
David “Dave” Naud, 83, of Kaaawa, a retired Kahuku High School senior social studies teacher, Laie Elementary School special education teacher and a Navy veteran, died in Ann Pearl Care Home. He was born in Springdale, Ark. He is survived by wife Karen, daughter Mia McLaughlin and sister Bettie Wright. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Valley of the Temples Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m.

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Nancy C. Nelson

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 13, 2015
Nancy C. Nelson, 76, of Waialua died at home. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by sons Brian and Matthew, daughter Catherine and six grandchildren. Services to be held in California. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Jean Quijano Orig

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 27, 2015
Jean Quijano Orig, 72, of Waikiki, a retired registered nurse at Norwegian American Hospital in Chicago, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Larena Siquijor, Philippines. She is survived by husband Carlito V., son Jeff Q., daughters Carlene O. Julius and Lily O. Barcelona, brother Ted S. Quijano and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Daniel Masaji Sasaoka

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Nov. 25, 2015
Daniel Masaji Sasaoka, 94, of Kailua, a retired refrigerator/AC mechanic supervisor at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Ilikai Hotel, and an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died. He was born North Kona, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Gerald, Ken and Karl; daughter Jean Keaweehu; brothers Robert, Seiji and Tyron; sister Shirley Morimoto; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Way-Liong William Siet

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 25, 2015
Way-Liong William Siet, 86, of Honolulu, a mechanical engineer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Indonesia. He is survived by wife Annie; sons Joseph, Peter and David; daughters Irene and Yvonne; sister Way Lan; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Paul Yoshinobu Sugimoto

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 17, 2015
Paul Yoshinobu Sugimoto, 77, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Charles, Richard and Robert Moss; daughters Mary Kniskern and Becky Mitchell; brother Edwin; sisters Mildred Higa and Ida Shiroma; and 13 grandchildren. Private services.

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Cynthia N. Yoshida

Posted On December 30th, 2015 -

Dec. 8, 2015
Cynthia N. Yoshida, 64, of Ewa Beach, a Department of Education retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Keenan; daughters Dana and Teri; mother Nancy Toma; sisters Vivian Tsutsumi, Roberta Fukutani, Carolyn Poon and Sharon Toma; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m.

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Helen Keao’opua Belen

Posted On December 29th, 2015 -

Dec. 3, 2015
Helen Keao’opua Belen, 72, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Asiclo; sons Alonzo, Antonio, Gabriel and Beau; daughters Lita Slate, Chiquita Teo-Gibney and Lisa, Lina, Lititia and Jennifer Belen; brothers Keith and Edwin Ulsh, and Colin Hussey; sisters Ku’uipo and Ku’ulei Ulsh, and Colleen Miyashiro; 14 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Incorrect information published in an obituary Friday.

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Yukio Uemura

Posted On December 29th, 2015 -

Dec. 12, 2015
Yukio Uemura, 89, of Hilo, a Hawaiian Reinforcing Steel Co. ironworker and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Colin and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Ignacia Valdez Benitez

Posted On December 29th, 2015 -

Dec. 21, 2015
Igancia Valdez Benitez, 97, of Mililani, a retired teacher for Santa Ana Elementary School in Davao, Philippines, and a retired Sheraton Waikiki Hotel housekeeping supervisor, died in Mililani. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Virgilio, Casimiro, Augustus, Pablito and Manuel R.; daughter Maria A. “Aggie” Browning; sister Anna V. Arzaga; 17 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Catholic Church, Mililani. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Condolences: hawaiian memorialparkmortuary.com.

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Stanley H.C. Young

Posted On December 29th, 2015 -

Dec. 17, 2015
Stanley H.C. Young, 68, of Honolulu, an attorney, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sandra L.L., daughters Laurie Y. Komatsu and Janna L.S. Young, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Susan Cummings

Posted On December 29th, 2015 -

Nov. 2, 2015
Susan “Suzie” Cummings, 82, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in St. Louis. She is survived by sons Toby T. and Shawn, daughter Melani Wagner and Melissa Kornis, sister Joanne Inman and five grandchildren. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Condolences: hawaiianmemorial parkmortuary.com.

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Yuriko Fujioka

Posted On December 29th, 2015 -

Nov. 23, 2015
Yuriko Fujioka, 85, of Pearl City, a retired personal lines underwriter for First Insurance Co. and a Macy’s personal shopper, died in Aiea. She was born in Manazuru, Japan. She is survived by husband George I., daughters Frances Yamada and Kay Monis Jr., brother Yasuo Yorimoto, sisters Nobuko Saeki and Kazuko Morita, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary- Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 5:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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