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Alfred T. Arelliano

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

July 30, 2016
Alfred T. Arelliano, 80, of Honolulu, Honolulu Board of Water Supply lead pipefitter and a National Guard veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Patricia K., sons Dino and Bryce, daughter Xanthie Moss, brothers George and Reuben, sisters Victoria Torres and Janet Arelliano, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 10 at Star of the Sea Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Florence Kikuye Miyashiro

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Aug. 24, 2016
Florence Kikuye “Kiku” Miyashiro, 78, of Pearl City, a retired state data entry processor, died in Honolulu. She was born in Pearl City. She is survived by brother Dennis K. Asato, and sisters Jean A. Menda and Cheryl T. Murai. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 2 at Pearl City Community Church. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Shane Michael Botelho

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Aug. 16, 2016
Shane Michael “Killa” Botelho, 49, of Honolulu, a bike builder and owner of Independent Carpet and Tiles, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ellen, sons Shane K. and Lambert, daughters Jolene Caetano and Heather Braden, mother Yvonne M., brother Ricardo Samson, sisters Helena Samson and Yvette Hamalian, and 20 grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 30 at Oahu Cemetery. Gathering to follow at Kakaako Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Judy Ann Olsen

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

Aug. 21, 2016
Judy Ann Olsen, 62, of Kailua, an educator, died at home. She was born in Tokyo. She is survived by husband Chris, daughter Taryn, mother Hatsuko Kino and sisters Laura K. Charnes and Sylvia Spelman. Services: 3:30 p.m. Aug. 31 at Oahu Cemetery. Casual/aloha attire. Lei welcome. Donations suggested to First Book at firstbook.org. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Leoncia Carmelo Carmen

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

Aug. 14, 2016
Leoncia Carmelo “Luz” Carmen, 89, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Batay, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband Lorenzo “Inso”; sons Marino “Ninoy,” Roberto “Berting” and Cirilo “Lito”; daughters Agustina “Tina,” Maria-Lourdes “Mar” and Maria-Victoria “Vicky” Carmen, and Rose-Jean Laguardia; sister Gabriela Carmelo; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 2 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 3 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Albino T. Quebral

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

July 27, 2016
Albino T. Quebral, 96, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Lasam, Cagayan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Ovinsida U.; sons Glie, Efren, Nelson and Rey; daughters Tessie Bartalome and Editha Duldulao; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation/wake service: 6-9 p.m. Sept. 2 at St. Anthony Catholic Community Church, Wailuku. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Sept. 3 at the church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Alfred C. Corpuz Sr.

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Aug. 20, 2016
Alfred C. Corpuz Sr., 78, of Kahului, a retired Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Co. field worker, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Elena, sons Alfredo Jr. and Christopher, daughters Josephine Viloria and Lucy Ibuos, sister Veronica Brady, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sept. 2 at Ballard Family Mortuary-Kahului. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Sept. 3. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Magdalena Alfonso Ranion

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

Aug. 2, 2016
Magdalena Alfonso Ranion, 88, of Honolulu, a Hawaii Prince Hotel employee, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Vernon, Vidal and Epitacio Jr.; daughter Vivian Tilton; brother Alfred Alfonso; sisters Victoria Levoit and Soledad Aquino; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 3 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Aloha attire.

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Jerome William DuRuz

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Aug. 24, 2016
Jerome William DuRuz, 90, of Kailua-Kona, a Navy veteran who served in World War II aboard ship LST 472 and the owner of a jewelry business, died. He was born in St. Louis. He is survived by wife Barbara, son Jerome Jr., daughter Lizabeth Metz, nine grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Celebration of life to be held at a later date. Condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Margaret Rodrigues

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Aug. 10, 2016
Margaret Rodrigues, 88, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John; sons John Jr., Bill and Marcus Emilyon; daughters Alexsandra Aipa, Victoria Badua and Marguerite Emilyon; sister Flora Sanchez; 21 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Sept. 2 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Funeral service: 9:30 a.m. Prayer service: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Melquiades Richard Ewa Jr.

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

Aug. 16, 2016
Melquiades Richard Ewa Jr., 65, of Kapolei, a Navy veteran and a retired shipyard electrician supervisor for the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, died in Kapolei. He was born in Haleiwa. He is survived by wife Maria L.; son Richard I.; daughters Kathryn A. Pajela and Crystal K. E. Allen; brother Glenn; sisters Ashlyn and Darlene Ewa, and Rollie Henrich; and four grandchildren. No services. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Roy Kaoru Shimizu

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

Aug. 16, 2016
Roy Kaoru Shimizu, 94, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired Puna Sugar crane operator and welder, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Toshie; sons Rex and Keith; daughter Lynn Koshiyama; brothers Tommy, Iwao and Masato; sisters Harue Chang and Edith Booth; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sept. 3 at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire.

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Johnny Cabitac Feria

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

July 18, 2016
Johnny Cabitac “Totoy” Feria, also known as Juanito Cabitac Feria, 81, of Honolulu, pastor of Way of Salvation Church, a retired food production worker and a former Duty Free Shoppers Hawaii employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Justina “Esming”; sons Jezreel and Jerwyn; daughters Jennie Cabrales and Josalie “Josie” Chaffin; sisters Clarina Soria, Teresita Santos, Florid Panem and Mila DeGuzman; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 2 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 3 at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: Noon at Valley of the Temples. Flowers welcome. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Deasd Christian KekoaMaka’u’ole Silva

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Aug. 4, 2016
Deasd Christian KekoaMaka’u’ole Silva, 17, of Hilo, a Hilo High School student and a former Hilo Union Elementary School custodian, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by parents Abrajean P. Silva, Richard and Crissa Okamura, and Ryan Pavao; hanai father Dion Alvarez; brothers Deatrayn and Destin Alvarez, and Jeffrey Cabanting-Rafael, Louis Pavao and Dearon Fujimoto; sisters Charissa Okamura-Rafael and Deabrajean Pavao; hanai brother Thomas Kaho’oilihala; grandfather Howard Okamura Sr.; grandmother Debra; and great-grandparents Milton and Laverne Morikami. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sept. 1 at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Sept. 2 at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Matsue Fujioka

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

July 28, 2016
Matsue “Pat” Fujioka, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Ben Franklin Craft Store sales associate, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lanai City. She is survived by sons Patrick K., Lawrence J. and James N.; daughters Sandra K. Mamczarz and Joyce A. Fujioka; 14 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sept. 3 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m.

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Jackquilan M. Yomes

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Aug. 24, 2016
Jackquilan M. Yomes, 83, of Waianae, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by son John I. Jr.; daughters Kathy A. Keawe, Cynthia M. Jones, Lindy-Lou M. Yomes Generalao, Ann L. Kim and Mary P. Yomes; 19 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Sept. 3 at her residence at 84-429 Ikuone Place, Waianae. Condolences: woolseymortuary.com.

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Mitsuye Ikuta

Posted On August 28th, 2016 -

Aug. 11, 2016
Mitsuye Ikuta, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Cora O’Donnell, Marcia Ikuta, Lori Seto and Gerri Shinsato; sister Fusayo Urago; and three grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Kaulana Hanakoa Craig Cossey

Posted On August 27th, 2016 -

Aug. 14, 2016
Kaulana Hanakoa Craig Cossey, 24, of Kapolei died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Ka’o’ea, parents Craig and Jeanine, brother Justin and grandparents James and Lorraine Cossey, and Carolann Peters. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sept. 2 at St. Jude Catholic Church, 92-455 Makakilo Drive. Service: 7 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Haruyo Murakami Tamura

Posted On August 27th, 2016 -

July 29, 2016
Haruyo Murakami Tamura, 87, of Honolulu, a state Department of Education retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by daughters Carol-Ellen C. and Fay H. Tamura, and Constance M.T. Murakami; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Aug. 30 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Service: 6 p.m.

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Lorna Mae Ferriera

Posted On August 27th, 2016 -

Aug. 17, 2016
Lorna Mae Ferriera, 71, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Lionel; daughters Laura Esguerra, Lilia Bard and Jeannie Ferriera; brothers Raymond, Eugene, Michael and Allen Tapang; sisters Charlotte and Barbara Jean Tapang; and four grandchildren. Private services. Condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.

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Robert Louis Tveter

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Aug. 20, 2016
Robert Louis “Rob” Tveter, 65, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a retired auto body specialist, died at home. He was born in Nome, Alaska. He is survived by wife Melissa, brother Paul, sister Elizabeth Willey and hanai brother Terry O’Brien. Private services.

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Janell Luana Hoku Fiori

Posted On August 27th, 2016 -

Aug. 20, 2016
Janell Luana Hoku Fiori, 33, of Honolulu will be remembered in services 11 a.m. Sept. 3 at Ballard Family Moanalua Chapel. She died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Bernice, father Peter and sisters Kalai Fiori-Blas, and Puna and Journey Fiori. Visitation: 9 a.m. at the chapel. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanalua mortuary.com.

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Alfredo Jose Villanueva

Posted On August 27th, 2016 -

Aug. 11, 2016
Alfredo Jose Villanueva, 71, of Ewa Beach died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Erlinda; sons Arnel, Arman, Arvin and Arlan; daughter Armie; brothers Manolito, Rudolfo and Nestor; sisters Lucy, Cita and Lina; 18 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services held. Burial in the Philippines. Condolences: ballardfamilymoanalua mortuary.com. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.

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Tsugiko Gaspar

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Aug. 6, 2016
Tsugiko Gaspar, 100, of Honolulu, a retired St. Francis Hospital cook, died. She was born in Eleele, Kauai. She is survived by son Dennis Yamamoto, brothers Harry S. and Shigeru Yamamoto, sister Kikue Yamamoto, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Doris Sachiye Wauke

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Aug. 9, 2016
Doris Sachiye “Sachi” Wauke, 85, of Honolulu, a retired budget analyst for the U.S. federal government civil service, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Jacob and sisters Hiroko Shimabukuro, Edith Mihalco and Marian Wauke. Private services. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.

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Alice Leinaala McKeague Kane

Posted On August 27th, 2016 -

Aug. 24, 2016
Alice Leinaala McKeague Kane, 97, of Kaimuki, an administrative assistant for the federal government, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Philip K. Kane Jr., brother Albert, four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 1 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Catholic prayer service: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers and lei welcome. Condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net.

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Margaret Tokiko Yamato

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Aug. 18, 2016
Margaret Tokiko Yamato, 89, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education teacher and counselor at Farrington, Waipahu and McKinley high schools, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sister Michiko Matsuda. Private services.

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Hitoshi Kurashima

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Aug. 16, 2016
Hitoshi “Roy” Kurashima, 97, of Honolulu, a retired Liberty House tailor, died in Pearl City. He was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by caregivers Maria Rodriguez and Mariebeth RodriguezSilva. Private services.

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Lynn Yat Tai Ling

Posted On August 27th, 2016 -

Aug. 11, 2016
Lynn Yat Tai Ling, 89, of Aiea, a retired store owner, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Zhong Shan, China. She is survived by sons Collin C.P. and Michael C.C., daughters Marian F.Y. Tang and Helen F.Y. Yun, sister Sam Yin Won and six grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 3 at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Darryle S. Makepa

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Aug. 16, 2016
Darryle S. Makepa, 64, of Waianae, a heavy-equipment operator, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Virginia Ching, brother John Jr. and sisters Carmelita Makepa and Patty M. Basso. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 3 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Waianae. Service: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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