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Genevieve Ladra

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 15, 2016
Genevieve Ladra, 78, of Honokaa, Hawaii died. She was born in Honokaa. She is survived by grandson Uriah. Visitation: 8 a.m. Feb. 20 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 45-5028 Plumeria Road, Honokaa. Celebration of life: 9 a.m. Condolences: ballard familymortuaries.com.

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Juan P. Arcena

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 14, 2016
Juan P. Arcena, 80, of Waipahu, a retired Sheraton Waikiki grounds superintendent, died in Waipahu. He was born in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Juanita; sons Fernando, Jaime, Alfred and Ronald; daughter Angie Graf; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 16 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Helen Erna Nieman MacBride

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 23, 2016
Helen Erna Nieman MacBride, 98, of Honolulu, a Punahou School high school teacher, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Steven and Michael, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Feb. 20 at Waiokeola Congregational Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Belinda Jean Bishop

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Feb. 3, 2016
Belinda Jean Bishop, 53, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Sandy L. Jr.; daughter Amy B. Palacio; brothers John, Duane and Donald Duh; sister Lyla Reed; and six grandchildren. Celebration of life and potluck: 1 p.m. Feb. 20 at Waianae Boat Harbor. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Marilyn Louise McIntosh

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 17, 2016
Marilyn Louise “Mack” McIntosh, 60, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a former director and addiction specialist for Big Island Substance Abuse Council and a drug court probation officer, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Ronald Jr. and sister Carol Clifford. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to BISAC Hawaii Kona branch, 81-947 Halekii St., Kealakekua, HI 96750.

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William M. Bolger

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 26, 2016
William M. Bolger, 60, of Hilo, a retired registered nurse for a nursing home, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Washington. He is survived by brothers Robert and Charles, and sisters Katy Voorhis, Maureen Mcdowell and Colleen Anson. Private services. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Helene Gertrud Erika Meyer

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 16, 2016
Helene Gertrud Erika Meyer, 94, of Waimanalo, an assistant librarian and assistant for the professor of economics and political science at the University of Rostock, Germany, died. She was born in Elbing, Germany. She is survived by husband Hans K. and daughter Monica. Visitation: 10 a.m. Feb. 20 at St. John Lutheran Church, Kailua. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Benjamin Tagama Borromeo

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 12, 2016
Benjamin Tagama “Ben” Borromeo, 45, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, a Hilton Waikoloa Village houseman, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife May; son Jeremiah; parents Aveline and Apolinario; brothers Marcial, Aurelio and Pedro; and sisters Nathy Ventura and Narcisa Borromeo. Visitation and all-night vigil: 5 p.m. Feb. 19 at the family residence, 68-1093 Kioula Place, Waikoloa. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Feb. 20 at Annunciation Catholic Church, Waimea. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Waimea Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Elaine Tokio Miyashiro

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 28, 2016
Elaine Tokio Miyashiro, 90, of Aiea, a retired Polynesian Casual seamstress, died in Aiea. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by brother-in-law Kiyoshi Miyashiro. Private services. Condolences: hawaiianmemorial parkmortuary.com.

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Evelyn Tabayunda Casino

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Feb. 3, 2016
Evelyn Tabayunda “Nina” Casino, 72, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired Parker Ranch Broiler Restaurant dishwasher, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughter Evelyn Cosit; sons Francisco, Tane and Randy Tabayunda, Richard Watai and Daniel Ablao; sisters Rose Sameshima, Lenora Alejo, Yolanda Dean, June Shirshac and Anita Kaolowi; brothers Johnny Iswan, and Benjamin and Gitilio Ibana; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Feb. 20 at New Beginnings Assembly of God Church, Holomua Building Bay No. 1, Waimea. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Betty Mitsuko Nakata

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Jan. 12, 2016
Betty Mitsuko Nakata, 93, of Evansville, Ind., formerly of Honolulu, died in Evansville. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by sons Howard and Darrick, daughter Charlotte Horde, brother Hachiro Funayama, caregiver Catherine Horde-Abel, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Alice S. Chun

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 12, 2016
Alice S. Chun, 94, of Hilo died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kenneth, son Alan, daughters Janis Kalua and Alycia Case, sisters Naomi Wilkinson and Leialoha Ganon, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. March 12 at Manoa Valley Church. Celebration of life at noon. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hawaii Meals on Wheels or Manoa Valley Church. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Additional information for an obituary published Jan. 15.

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Jerry S.K. Pang

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 20, 2016
Jerry S.K. Pang, 89, of Honolulu, an engineer and an Air Force veteran, died at home. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by daughters Isabelle Rivera, Kristina Kaawa and Heidi Kahlbaum; sister Lilly Bennett; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Feb. 19 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Honorio Benigno Gamiao

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 6, 2016
Honorio Benigno Gamiao, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii Prince Hotel houseman, died in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He was born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Edna, sons Earl and Darnell, sister Damiana G. Quilang and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Feb. 18 at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Feb. 19 at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Catherine Priscilla Vicente Phillips

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Feb. 8, 2016
Catherine Priscilla Vicente Phillips, 89, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by sons the Rev. Clyde and Gary V., sister Beatrice Hanrahan and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Feb. 17 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Papaikou. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery, Section I. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Donald Albert Gaylor

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 14, 2016
Donald Albert Gaylor, 79, of Honolulu, an electrician and a Navy veteran, died at home. He was born in Colorado Springs. He is survived by wife Ellen, son Aaron, daughter Marcia G. Chaddock, sisters Dolores Singles and Ella Angell, and five grandchildren. Private services.

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Matilda H. Plouffe

Posted On February 13th, 2016 -

Jan. 17, 2016
Matilda H. Plouffe, 93, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Castner Village, Schofield Barracks. She is survived by sons Raynald “Ray,” Leon “Bill” and Roger; daughter Christine Gauldarama; sisters Marian and Geri Montalbo; 11 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren.Visitation: 10 a.m. Feb. 17 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

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Alyce Au Loo

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Jan. 7, 2016
Alyce Au Loo, 98, of Honolulu died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Earl and Carleton, daughter Carole, sister Evelyn Yee and three grandchildren. Private services.

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Margaret Namiko Morikawa

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Jan. 26, 2016
Margaret Namiko Morikawa, 95, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Clifford and Steven, sisters Edna Hasegawa and Alice Sakai, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Feb. 18 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Shimeyo Nakagawa

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Feb. 6, 2016
Shimeyo Nakagawa, 91, of Eleele, Kauai, a retired Iolani Sportswear seamstress, died in Kauai Care Center in Waimea. She was born in Wahiawa, Kauai. She is survived by son Patrick; daughters Charlotte and Sandra Nakagawa, and Harriet Riffel; brothers Alex and Allan Oune; sisters Kazue Nakama and Margaret Oune; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Feb. 18 at Kauai Soto Zenshuji. Casual attire.

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Wendell V. Prichett

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Aug. 28, 2015
Wendell V. Prichett, 60, of Honolulu, a taxicab driver, died in Care Center of Hawaii in Honolulu. He was born in Great Lakes, Ill. He is survived by brother Emanuel W. and sister Rio K. Martell. Scattering of ashes ceremony: 4 p.m. Feb. 13 aboard the Criterian boat, slip 786, Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor. Celebration of life to follow at Hawaii Yacht Club. Aloha attire. Flower lei welcome. Donations suggested to Aloha United Way.

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Valarie Ann Robertson

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Feb. 4, 2016
Valarie Ann Robertson, 69, of Kailua-Kona died. She was born in California. She is survived by son Erik Bush, daughter Elaine Acol, brother Robert, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Norma Leialoha Akiu

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Dec. 31, 2015
Norma Leialoha Akiu, 72, of Honolulu, a Lunalilo Elementary School retiree, died. She was born on Maui. She is survived by brother Herbert, sister Minnie, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Janet Sunae Yamamoto

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Jan. 31, 2016
Janet Sunae Yamamoto, 97, of Honolulu, a retired Department of Education elementary schoolteacher, died in Arcadia Health Care Center. She was born in Honolulu. Private services.

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Gurdeep Singh Bhatty

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Jan. 9, 2016
Gurdeep Singh Bhatty, 57, of Honolulu died in Ann Pearl Nursing Facility in Kaneohe. He was born on Okinawa. He is survived by brother David and sisters Goody Torgersen and Kamla Koch. Private services.

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Leatrice Suney Yang

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Jan. 18, 2016
Leatrice Suney Yang, 96, of Honolulu, a retired Sears optical department office manager, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Charles C.H., daughter Linda Y. Dutcher, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Conrad Eichel

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Dec. 1, 2015

Conrad “Cricket” Eichel, 50, of Honolulu, an Air Force retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in California. He is survived by parents Diane M. DiGioia and Norman Eichel, brothers Aaron and Jason, and sisters Jill Eichel and Tara DiGioia. Services: 3 p.m. Feb. 18 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Additional information for an obituary published Dec. 10.

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Hatsume Fujihara

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Dec. 1, 2015
Hatsume Fujihara, 96, of Kailua, a retiree, died in Oceanside, Calif. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by son Gary, daughters Rise Kilian and Louris Hayashida, brother Chikao Higashi, 11 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and 20 great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Lynda Ann Haller

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Feb. 6, 2016
Lynda Ann Haller, 73, of Laupahoehoe, Hawaii, a retired registered nurse, died in Pohai Malama. She was born in California. She is survived by husband Cliff, son Jacky Better, daughter Vicky Amars, brothers John and Joey Schultz, sisters Debbie and Lois Schultz, and three grandchildren. No services. Condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.

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Terry Hanako Hamamoto

Posted On February 12th, 2016 -

Jan. 26, 2016
Terry Hanako Hamamoto, 86, of Honolulu, a retired state Identification Bureau supervisor, died in Honolulu. She was born in South Hilo, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Pamela Matsuda, Donna H. Teramae and Cheryl Hagio; sisters Betty Nagata and Doris Uehara; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:15 p.m. Feb. 17 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Celebration of life: 6:15 p.m. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Feb. 18 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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