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Harriet Tai Apana

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 9, 2015
Harriet Tai Apana, 95, of Kalihi, a Libby &Dole Canneries supervisor, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Edward; daughters Winona Blakeley, Lurline Sampoang and Maelyn Inso; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea St., Honolulu. Services:11 a.m. Burial:2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Abraham Kim Lagondino

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 29, 2015
Abraham Kim Lagondino, 77, of Honolulu, an architect, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Barry and Anthony Lagondino. and Thomas Beatie, sister Nancy Omori and six grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date. Condolences:borthwickoahu.com.

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Howard M.Y. Wong

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 18, 2015
Howard M.Y. Wong, 90, of Honolulu, an architect and an Army veteran, died at Straub Clinic &Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Corinne H.S., sons Mark D. and Martin J., daughter Alison W. Noto and two grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Wednesday at the Cathedral of St. Andrew, 229 Queen St. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial:2 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Cathedral of St. Andrew (memo:the Cathedral Organ Restoration).

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Chi Ming Chen

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 11, 2015
Chi Ming Chen, 85, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in China. He is survived by wifeMan Ker Po, son Johnson and a grandchild. Graveside services:10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Memorial Park Cemetery.

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Alyce Dai Tai Lee

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 18, 2015
Alyce Dai Tai Lee, 84, ofAiea, a homemaker, died at the Queen’s Medical Center West. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Charles P.K., son Dr. Cameron Y.S., daughter Charlene L. Martin, sisters Clara Leong and Thelma Ching, and three grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Randall W. Wong

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 20, 2015
Randall W. Wong, 71, of Honolulu, a TLC Motorcycles owner, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Janice A.; sons Charlie, Gary and Brian; daughters Gina Wataru, Terry Corkins and Jennifer Pierson; brother Gary; sisters Paula and Angela Wong, and Julie Krucky; and nine grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date. Condolences:borthwickoahu.com.

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Cresenciano Ramos Clarin

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 9, 2015
Cresenciano Ramos Clarin, 86, of Hilo, a retired crane operator for the former Hilo Coast Processing Co., died at home. He was born in Puunene, Wailuku. He is survived by wife Florentina C. Clarin, sons Leonardo “Billy”and Patricio, daughters Lita Agliam and Lisa Vanlandingham, sisters Estella Ventura and Maria Sosa, nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Celebration of Mass,10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima section. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Robert Sun Bin Lee

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 7, 2015
Robert Sun Bin “Bobby” Lee, 74, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Airlines employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Collette L. Pang; brothers William and Lance; sisters Caroline Kanada, Ethel Takehara, Betty Lee, Lorri Semisch and Jackie Enokawa; and three grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services:11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Florencio Danilo Concepcion

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 23, 2015
Florencio Danilo “Danny” Concepcion, 59, of Ewa Beach, a Douglas Emmette employee, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Sinait, Philippines. He is survived by wife Clarita G. “Clare,” son Rochid G., daughter Marybeth G., mother Irene I., brother Domi I., sister Fely C. Dela Cruz and five grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.

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Jacinto Madrigal Jr.

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 6, 2015
Jacinto “Jay” Madrigal Jr., 72, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired carpenter, died. He was born in Azusa, Calif.He is survived by wife Mary; sons John and James; brothers Jess, Pat and John; sisters Tillie and Christina Madrigal, and Teresa Madriguel-Spain; and three grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary chapel. Services:11 a.m. at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Urn committal services to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Dian Beckley Freitas

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 4, 2015
Dian Beckley Freitas, 71, of Kailua, a self-employed crafter and Sew Sassy owner, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Eugene D., daughters Dana L. Freitas-Blair and Tyra L. Freitas, and two grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Kailua. Mass:10:30 a.m. Condolences:hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Don Lyle Marques

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 13, 2015
Don Lyle Marques, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Foremost Dairy employee and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jean L.Hudnall; son Sam Jr.; daughters Donna Lee, Kim Nieva, Shawnalynn Lavatai and Michelle Marques; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at MililaniDowntown Mortuary. Services:10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Timakoi Funaki

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 6, 2015
Timakoi Funaki, 56, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Haapai, Tonga. He is survived by brothers Sifa, Selo, Tupou, Mahe and Viliami; and sisters Mele Vuna and Taufa Mau. Private services. Condolences:hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Edith Tamayo Miyahara

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 13, 2015
Edith Tamayo Miyahara, 87, ofHonolulu, a retired state Department of Education teacher, died at Kahala Nui. She was born in Kau, Hawaii. No survivors. Visitation:3 p.m. Sunday at Honpa Hongwanji Betsuin, 1727 Pali Highway. Services:4 p.m. Aloha attire.

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Tsukie Fushikoshi

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 18, 2015
Tsukie Fushikoshi, 85, of Honolulu, retired owner of Tsuki’s Hair Salon at Ala Moana Center, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by husband Lawrence “Larry,”sons Gordon and Robert, daughter Cathy Hiramoto, sister Lillian M. Ikeda and six grandchildren. Private services.

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Charlotte M. Muraoka

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 7, 2015
Charlotte M. Muraoka, 80, of Kailua, an office manager, died at Castle Medical Center. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Dr. Kenneth H., sons Ryan and Lane, daughters Terry Muraoka and Trudy Rebollo, brother James Ohta Jr., sister Marilyn Johnson and seven grandchildren. Visitation:3 p.m. Saturday at Kalihi Union Church, 2214 N. King St., Honolulu. Services:4 p.m. Private inurnment services. Condolences:borthwickoahu.com.

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Robert James Germano

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 14, 2015
Robert James Germano, 85, of Waipahu, a retired equipment operator at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific and an Army veteran, died. He was born inPaauhau, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Barbara Carvalho and Healani Ome, brother Harold Germano, sisters Ethel Danley and Marie Kittrell, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea St. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial:1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences:borthwickoahu.com.

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Kimiko Shishido

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 2, 2015
Kimiko Shishido, 83, of Kahului, a Maui Land and Pineapple Co. glove room clerk, died at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Japan. She is survived by son Victor, daughters Dawn Shishido and Lisa Corpuz, brother Norihiko Seki and two grandchildren. Private services. Condolences:nakamuramortuary.com.

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Thomas S. Goto

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 6, 2015
Thomas S. Goto, 91, of Aiea, a retired architect and an Army Air Corps veteran, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lily; sons Mark, Ty and Blair; sisters Janet Goto, Sue Ching and Sueko Roerk; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m.Saturday at United Methodist Church, Aiea. Services:Noon.

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Ermes Siales

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 3, 2015
Ermes Siales, 79, of Honolulu died at Ann Pearl Nursing Home. He was born in Chuuk, Micronesia. He is survived by daughter Alilina Kenit, brothers Peter and Aldon Siales, sister Gladleen Steven and eight grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services:6 p.m. Refreshments to follow.

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Ronald Soon-Kong Ho

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

Dec. 5, 2014
Ronald Soon-Kong Ho, 77, of Kent, Wash., died in Kent. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Weilyn “Lynn”; daughters Edwyna and Gaylynn Ho, Ellyna Wheeler and Julie Kinzie; adopted brother “Cuz” Wesley; sisters Verna Lum and Gwendolyn Wong; and four grandchildren. Services:1 p.m. Saturday at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Queen Emma St., Honolulu. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Peter’s Memorial Fund.

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Owen Stephen Sumida

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 28, 2015
Owen Stephen Sumida, 68, of Honolulu died at the Queen’s Medical Center West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sister Carole A. Escalera. Private services.

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Masato Ishida

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

April 27, 2015
Masato Ishida, 101, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Patricia M. Lau, Lucy S. Richmond and Janet K. Uyehara; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Donald Takeichi Tagawa

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

June 11, 2015
Donald Takeichi Tagawa, 77, of Honolulu, president of Metropolitan Maintenance and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by mother Dorothy, companion Millie Morikawa, son Terry, daughter Kris Yoakam, brother Ira, sister Bernice Tanaka and four grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park &Mortuary. Services:6 p.m. Aloha attire.

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Diana Josephine Jorgensen

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 23, 2015
Diana Josephine Jorgensen, 76, of Waipahu died in Wahiawa. She was born in Ewa Beach. She is survived by husband Donald; son Richard; daughters Christina Gracey, Darryljean Gersaba and Dinn Lee Evans; brothers Roger and Rudy DeAsis; sisters Fricilla, Bernadette, Angelita and Fredericka; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:11 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Jennifer Tameko Takaki

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 27, 2015
Jennifer Tameko “Jen”Takaki, 29, of Honolulu, an operations manager for PSAV Event Technology Specialists, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by parents Duane and Janice DeMello. Visitation:4 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Celebration of life:5 p.m. Casual attire.

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Jamyn Kalani Kaku

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

March 31, 2015
Jamyn Kalani Kaku, 59, of Gilbert, Ariz., died. He was born in Munich, Germany. He is survived by wife Holly; sons Emil, Jacob and Jaymes; mother Evangeline R.; brothers Eckley “Bud” andJoel “Joe”; sisters Gillian and Gail Cook, Josanne Acosta, Evangeline “Pudding” Kaku and Justine Lafata; and five grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael’s Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Services/Mass:10 a.m. Lunch to follow at Waialua Recreation Center, 67-180 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Elsie Yoshie Takao

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

May 12, 2015
Elsie Yoshie Takao, 102, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Tuna Packers employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son WilfredS., daughters Alice K. Kanemori and Fay A. Furuta, brother Albert A. Suyemoto, sister Mabel M. Suyemoto, 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Laverne Toshie Kawachi

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

April 3, 2015
Laverne Toshie Kawachi, 68, of Waipahu, a retired Bethany Assembly of God secretary, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Glenn T.; daughters Valerie Brubaker and Kristi Jones, brothers Wesley and Millard Asamoto, sister Maureen Tominaga and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m Saturday at Bethany Assembly of God. Celebration of life:11 a.m. No flowers. Condolences:hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Alva Takeshi Taniguchi

Posted On June 22nd, 2015 -

April 18, 2015
Alva Takeshi Taniguchi, 61, of Pearl City died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Yun Hie, daughters Kristine and Julie-Ann, mother Kimiko and sister Charlene Uyehara. Visitation:5:30 p.m.Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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