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Ruth In Won Salcedo

Posted On November 30th, 2013 -

Nov. 19, 2013
Ruth In Won Salcedo, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Rattan Art Gallery seamstress, died in Oahu Care Facility. She was born in Kapoho, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Gwen Goo, Mary Ann Bachlott and Frances Kinzel; sisters Esther Wong and Florence Babbit; brothers James Lee, and Samuel, Lawrence and Robert Chun; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Molly Haruko Tanaka

Posted On November 30th, 2013 -

Nov. 24, 2013
Molly Haruko Tanaka, 92, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Kona. She is survived by sonCalvin; daughters Sharon Yawata, Carol Honda and Jo Miyashiro; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Katherine Tirrell

Posted On November 30th, 2013 -

Nov. 8, 2013
Katherine Tirrell, 92, of Keaukaha, Hawaii, died. She was born in Honomu, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Timothy and Charles III, daughters Merle Kukona and Charlene Pe’a, sister Lily Hokoana, 17 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1373 Kilauea Ave., Hilo. Services: 11 a.m.

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Donald Keli’i Ako

Posted On November 30th, 2013 -

Oct. 30, 2013
Donald Keli’i Ako, 47, of Waimanalo, lead singer and songwriter for local band Surf Psycho Sexy, died in Waipahu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by mother Susan Sherman Parker. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Dec. 7 at Boardriders Kailua.

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Doris Yoshie Watanabe

Posted On November 30th, 2013 -

Nov. 17, 2013
Doris Yoshie Watanabe, 80, of Kaneohe, a fourth-grade educator at Kapunahala Elementary School, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Chris and Robbie, brother Takashi Kajiwara, sister Nancy Saiki and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Dec. 9 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Robert J. Blanchard

Posted On November 30th, 2013 -

Nov. 24, 2013
Robert J. Blanchard, 76, of Honolulu, a University of Hawaii professor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Watertown, Mass. He is survived by wife Caroline, son Matthew and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Edna S. Tojo

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 2, 2013
Edna S. Tojo, 90, of Waialua, a retired loan officer for Bank of Hawaii Wahiawa branch, died in Waialua. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by husband Larry, son Robert, brother Harry Miya, sisters Marian Kuwahara and Jane Okazaki, and a grandchild. Private services.

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Eleanora Villegas

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 14, 2013
Eleanora Villegas, 89, of Hono­lulu, a homemaker, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Anthony P., Orlando J. and Dennis D. Galves; daughter Lolita Tin Loy; 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: borthwick­oahu.com.

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James Hsueh-Ching Wu

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 8, 2013
James Hsueh-Ching Wu, 64, of Honolulu died at home. He was born in Taipei. He is survived by son Jarrett, brother Robert and sisters Nancy Liu, Diana Cheung and Winnie Chen. Private services.

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Mitsue Yanagida

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 25, 2013
Mitsue Yanagida, 87, of Hono­lulu, an employee of family owned restaurant Yoshitsune, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kuma­moto prefecture, Japan. She is survived by son Kazuo, daughters Hisako Fujikawa and Kyoko Yama­zaki, brother Yoshizo Ikeda and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m.

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Dadly Keakealani Ham Young

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 22, 2013
Dadly Keakealani “Bobo” Ham Young, 61, of Hanalei, Kauai, a landscaper, died in Wainiha, Kauai. He was born in Wainiha. He is survived by wife Lynn; sons Makana and Ian; daughter Hayley Ham Young-Giorgio; brothers Rick, Warren and Shaindlin; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Dec. 8 at Pine Trees, Waioli Beach Park, Hanalei. Services: 1 p.m. Casual attire. Donations may be sent to Hayley Ham Young-Giorgio, P.O. Box 1669, Hanalei, HI 96714.

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Alexander Carden Beckley

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 24, 2013
Alexander Carden ,Alex, Beckley, 80, of Kailua-Kona, a retired Honolulu firefighter and former Lockheed Corp. aircraft mechanic, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Tracy; daughters Carlene da Silva, Cherie-Dee Salsedo and Shellese Guieb; sister Dian Freitas; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Shigeru Miyashiro

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 13, 2013
Shigeru Miyashiro, 77, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a retired custodian and bus driver for Konawaena School and an Air Force veteran, died in Nakamaru Hale. He was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Tszemei, sons Bobby and Dennis, daughter Joyce, brother Tsugio, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Alice Hopper Cameron

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 13, 2013
Alice Hopper Cameron, 88, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Donald L. Rudin; daughters Cheryl Lathan, Nancy Rudin and Dana Land; brother James; and three grandchildren. Private services.

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John Jong Son Pai

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 12, 2013
John Jong Son Pai, 84, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Inter-Island Resorts accountant, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons John Paul, Michael, Jason and George; daughters Mona Neill, Alethea Konanui and Sara Pai; sister Harriet Brott; 13 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Dec. 14 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Pahoa. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Yukiko Moritsugu Furuya

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Oct. 26, 2013
Yukiko Moritsugu Furuya, 98, of Kaneohe, a former domestic helper, died. She was born in Heeia. She is survived by son Lincoln; daughter Norma S. Nakamura; brother James S. Moritsugu; sisters Haruno Kato, Harriet Takabayashi, Tamae Moritsugu Kekona, and Helen T. and Jane S. Moritsugu; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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John Phillip Romanak

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 21, 2013
John Phillip Romanak, 63, of Kailua-Kona, owner of a window cleaning service, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in North Kingstown, R.I. He is survived by nephews Zachary and Jake. Private services. Call Rocket Suds at 325-7449.

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Misao Kakehi Shimamoto

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Oct. 27, 2013
Misao Kakehi Shimamoto, 90, of Kealia, Kauai, a retired housekeeping instructor for Coco Palms Hotel, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Kapaa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Alan, Donald and Patrick; daughter Karen Takahashi; sisters Katherine Shiroma, Fumiko Kakehi, Shirley Morimoto, Loretta Ishida and Daisy Ishihara; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Pelagia Llego Suetos

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 20, 2013
Pelagia Llego “Masing” Suetos, 77, of Kapaa, Kauai, a kitchen helper at Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Umingan, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by son Emil; daughters Adele Manera and Patty Dela Cruz; brothers Romualdo, Hilario, Lodevico, Elpidio and Josue Llego; sisters Finalrin Andres, Jane Udaundo and Esther Dacuycuy; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Dec. 19 at Lihue United Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kalapaki Bay Cemetery, Lihue. Casual attire.

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Tane Takeguchi

Posted On November 29th, 2013 -

Nov. 10, 2013
Tane Takeguchi, 103, of Holua­loa, Hawaii, a professional seamstress, died at home. She was born in Fukuoka, Japan. She is survived by son Ray; daughters Tomoe Nimori, Sumie Feldman, Elaine Hirata, Lorraine Teramoto and Elsie Takeguchi; sisters Janet Uemura and Agnes Fukumoto; 12 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Dec. 7 at Kona Hongwanji, Kealakekua. Services: 3 p.m. Cas­ual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Yvonne Louise Hull

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 22, 2013
Yvonne Louise Hull, 83, of Kailua-Kona, a Realtor, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Tucumcari, N.M. She is survived by hanai sons Paul Hansen and Brandon Conner, and hanai daughter Donna Butler. No services.

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Wilfred Seiko Teruya

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 21, 2013
Wilfred Seiko Teruya, 93, of Mililani, a retiree, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Michael K., daughter Marianne Nagakura, brother James, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Keichi Ideguchi

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 5, 2013
Keichi “Mackey” Ideguchi, 94, of Hono­lulu, a retired Hawaiian Telephone Co. lineman and an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Hale Pulama Mau. He was born in Hono­lulu. He is survived by brother Kunio and sisters Rose Vargas, Alice Ogoso and Ruth Ideguchi. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment to be held at a later date. Casual attire.

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Elizabeth Sayno Toribio

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 18, 2013
Elizabeth Sayno “Dolly” Toribio, 82, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a retiree, died in Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Facility. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by companion Charles Rodillas; sons Florentino “Toby” Jr. and Larry; daughters Dolores “Pilialoha” Christensen, Patricia Frendo, Florence Yoshioka, Jasmine Oki and Dolly Mae Jitchaku; hanai daughter Maxine Wright; brother Raymond Rodrigues Jr.; sister Evelyn Rodrigues; half sister Nona Mueller; stepbrother Clement Chang; 16 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Dec. 5 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Steven Tadashi Kakazu

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 11, 2013
Steven Tadashi Kakazu, 64, of Honolulu, a First Hawaiian Bank technical support analyst, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Owen K. Private services.

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Sadao Uechi

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 14, 2013
Sadao Uechi, 85, of Honolulu, a retired vending machine mechanic and an Army veteran, died in Hale Pulama Mau. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Kazue, son Edward Y., daughter Maki B. Uechi-Brooker, brothers Stanley S. Uyechi and Marvin I. Yamauchi, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers.

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Rock Ivan LaCro

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 19, 2013
Rock Ivan LaCro, 58, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Bekins Van Lines truck driver and mechanic, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by son Michael; daughters Kira and Casey; mother Rose Marie; sisters Donna, Nan and Lana LaCro, Ashlet Girald, Corvette L. Cambra, and Richlette L. Corpus; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai, Kauai. Services at noon. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Martha Bertha Laua‘e Zacho

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 21, 2013
Martha Bertha Laua‘e Zacho, 92, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, an interpreter for National Hawaiian History and Hawaii Parks at Pu‘ukohola Heiau, owner of and lei-maker at Laua‘e Floral Creations, and seasonal lei-maker at Four Seasons Hualalai, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Thomas Ross and George and Michael Engle; daughter Martha Dos Santos; brother Milton Ross; sisters Florentina Pucong and Maryann Stillman; 13 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Dec. 7 at Imiola Congregational Church, Waimea, Hawaii. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. For information, call 808-883-2330. Condolences may be sent to P.O. Box 383604, Waikoloa, HI 96738.

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Bernadette Lino

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 16, 2013
Bernadette Lino, 51, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Fred Sr.; daughter Tiffany Kukahiwa; father Patrick Silva Sr.; mother Connie Somera; sisters Mona Lisa Deocampo Hyatt, Korena Kukahiwa Justice and Ramona Kukahiwa Rodriguez; and two grandchildren. No services.

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Cheng-Feng Liu

Posted On November 28th, 2013 -

Nov. 20, 2013
Cheng-Feng Liu, 71, of Honolulu, a radiology technician, died. She was born in China. She is survived by sons Li His and Li Jen Wang; daughters Joy Huang and Connie Wantzu Tai; brothers Cheng Chong, Cheng Ling and Cheng Yuen; and sister Cheng Fang. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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