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Yasuichi Okihara

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 8, 2013
Yasuichi Okihara, 80, of Mililani, a retired automotive upholsterer and an Army veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by brothers Haruto, Toshio, Kazuto and Ralph; and sister Joan Oyama. Visitation: 11 a.m. April 6 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Luncheon to be served before services. Services: 1 p.m. Private inurnment.

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Tetsuji Fukuda

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 10, 2013
Tetsuji “Toots” Fukuda, 87, of Pearl City, a retired Hopaco supervisor, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Michie, son Kevin T., daughter Lynn M. Nakabayashi and a grandchild. Private services.

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Toshiichi Sumida

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 26, 2013
Toshiichi “Archie” Sumida, 87, of Honolulu, a retired plumber, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Grace R., son Craig, daughter Vicky Hughes and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. April 6 at Moiliili Hongwanji Temple. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. No flowers.

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William Rebeira Gascon

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 10, 2013
William Rebeira “Billy” Gascon, 75, of Honolulu, a retired Pacific Transfer and Warehouse truck driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Aileen, daughter Paulette Gascon-Vea, brothers James and Roger Aspacio, sisters Marilyn DeSa and Vivian Balberde, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. April 6 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Samuel Toshikazu Tanimoto

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 13, 2013
Samuel Toshikazu Tanimoto, 85, of Honolulu, a retired insurance agent and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by companion Marlene S. Okubo; brother Edward Y.; sisters Nancy M. Matsuoka, Elaine F. Tanimoto and Susanne K. Kozaki; and caregiver Helena Naulu. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Kathleen F.E. Hawkins

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 25, 2013
Kathleen F.E. “Kathy” Hawkins, 64, of Honolulu died. She was born in Woodford, Essex, England. She is survived by husband Brian; son Pete; daughters Jackie, Wendy and Kirsty; and 12 grandchildren. Scattering of ashes 10 a.m. Tuesday at Waikiki Beach fronting Duke’s Restaurant. Lei and loose flowers welcome.

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Elise Fuatia Togia Sr.

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 5, 2013
Elise Fuatia Togia Sr., 73, of Honolulu died in Kaukini Medical Center. She was born in Aunu’u, American Samoa. She is survived by sons Elise Jr., Mose and Aitofele “Favour”; daughters Arieta Togia and Amanda Ielua; brothers Potoa, Reupena, Faatagi, Fuatia and Tufoua; sisters Sulieta Sakaria and Suitini Lisala; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaii First Samoan Assembly of God. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Blanche Misae Arai Heatherly

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 6, 2013
Blanche Misae Arai Heatherly, 92, of Honolulu died in Ann Pearl Nursing Home. She was born in Kipu, Kauai. She is survived by sons Robert and Roy, daughter Heather Fujikawa, sister Lillian Nishikuni, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 10 a.m. April 6 at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Hiroyo Inoue

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 15, 2013
Hiroyo Inoue, 54, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Urasoe, Okinawa. She is survived by husband Masa, son Daniel O’Neal, parents Seiji and Fumiko Katsuren, and brothers Moriyoshi and Morimasa Katsuren. Services pending.

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Janet Kikumi Akemoto

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 18, 2013
Janet Kikumi Akemoto, 72, of Honolulu, a retired Kuakini Medical Center supervisor, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband George T.; daughter Marchelle Rubio; brothers Nori, Paul and Howard Akemoto; and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Jean Doris James

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 13, 2013
Jean Doris James, 82, of Kaneohe, an artist, died. She was born in Flint, Mich. She is survived by husband Robert C., four children, 26 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. April 6 at Kailua Church of the Nazarene, 536 Oneawa St. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Wilfred K. Aona

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 15, 2013
Wilfred K. “Willy” Aona, 59, of Honolulu, a state Department of Transportation cadastral engineer, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Francine “Fran” Kenyon and Cynthia “Cindy” Aona. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Victor B. Mandrial

Posted On March 30th, 2013 -

March 5, 2013
Victor B. “Rambo” Mandrial, 69, of Waipahu, an Iron Workers Union member and a Navy veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by son Benjamin, daughter Sharlene, parents Rose and Benjamin Sr., brother Benjamin Jr., sisters Vivian Dabis and Anna Hicks, and four grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at 94-927 Awanei St., Waipahu.

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George Bruno Mulleitner Jr.

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 9, 2013
George Bruno Mulleitner Jr., 66, of Aiea, a retired Honolulu Advertiser employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Patricia Ann; sons Shane B. and Corey I.; daughters Brualani L., Tracey A. and Shannon A. Mulleitner, and Shelly S. Juan; brothers Michael W. and Leroy J.; sister Marsha N.; 20 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers.

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Daisy Harumi Goto

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 8, 2013
Daisy Harumi Goto, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Kamiloiki Elementary School teacher, died in Manoa Senior Cottage. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons David T., Ronald S. and Fred M.; daughter Patricia M. Yamamoto; sisters Emiko Fujinami and June S. Mah; and eight grandchildren. Private services.

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David Jay Peneyra

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 5, 2013
David Jay Peneyra, 51, of Ewa Beach, a former auto mechanic at Midas Muffler and Larry’s Discount Muffler, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Aaron; daughters Shaunte Montibon, Jaymie Peneyra and Sassely Tobosa; mother LaPaz; brother Alex; sister Belinda Makela; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. April 5 at New Hope Leeward, Waipahu. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Panee Gusman

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 19, 2013
Panee Gusman, 67, of Aiea, a homemaker, died in Aiea. She was born in Thailand. She is survived by son Jeffrey, daughters Lisa Brouillard and Linda Garza, stepsons Ricky and Samuel, 12 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Kathleen Masae Prisby

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

Feb. 19, 2013
Kathleen Masae Prisby, 59, of Kapolei, a former registered nurse, died in Kapolei. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by mother Kayo Ishizaka, brother Kenneth Ishizaka and sister Audrey Crouch. Private services.

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Winston Healy Jr.

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 15, 2013
Winston Healy Jr., 75, of Charlemont, Mass., a Punahou School teacher and principal, died at home. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by sons Nathaniel “Than” and Jason, daughters Sarah and Elisabeth “Lissa,” brother Jonathan “Jay,” sister Cynthia and seven grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. Aug. 3 at Thurston Memorial Chapel, Punahou School. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hospice of Franklin County, Mass.; Punahou School; or an educational institution of one’s choice.

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Pedro Bumanglag Salantes

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 13, 2013
Pedro Bumanglag Salantes, 71, of Honolulu, a construction laborer, died in Aiea. He was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Maria Lorna T.; son Peterson T.; daughter Maribeth S. Paiva; brothers Manuel Jr., Charlito “Charlie” and Rolando “Rolly”; and sisters Encarnacion “Sion” Gallardo, Estrella “Esther” Ramos, Norma Padulip and Angelina “Elin” Salantes. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. April 5 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. April 6 at Valley of the Temples chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Vivian Leiko Inoue

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 16, 2013
Vivian Leiko Inoue, 69, of Pearl City, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Roy; sons Aron, Jason and Blake; brother Vernon Kadekaru; sister Karen Kadekaru; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Misao Togo

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 17, 2013
Misao Togo, 98, of Kahuku, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Punaluu. She is survived by sons Alvin I., Dennis F., Howard S. and Clifford H.; daughters Ellen S. Anderson, May L. Imamura-Uruu and Jean M. Dobashi; 20 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Celebration of life at a later date.

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Franklin S. Kelly

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 19, 2013
Franklin S. Kelly, 81, of Honolulu, a meeting and convention coordinator and an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Pennsylvania. He is survived by wife Marvie, sons Patrick and Palani, brother Andrew and sister Mary Creadick. Private services.

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Tung Mei Tseng

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 23, 2013
Tung Mei “Fuyuko” Tseng, 78, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Taipei. She is survived by husband Yi Chin, daughters Cathy “Ching Hui” Tseng and Ching Hsin Duncan, brothers Ching Fa and Ching Yang Lin, sisters Ju and Weh Yao Lin, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Community Church of Honolulu. Services: 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Wednesday.

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Yoshio Akamichi

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

Jan. 27, 2013
Yoshio “Five Buck” Akamichi, 86, of San Jose, Calif., a fruit processing supervisor and an Army veteran, died in San Jose. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Miriam, sons Lee and Kim, brothers Walter Manriki and Richard Akamichi, sisters Ayako Okamitsu and Itsuko Okamoto, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. No services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Ralph Motonori Kikkawa

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 25, 2013
Ralph Motonori Kikkawa, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Standard Plumbing Inc. estimator, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Valerie N., sisters Mildred T. Katayama and Grace S. Kanda, and two grandchildren. Services pending.

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Hanayo Izumi Uekawa

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 1, 2013
Hanayo Izumi “Mildred” Uekawa, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in South Kona. She is survived by daughter Donna H. Nakamoto, brother Cristo Izumi and sisters Florence Matsumoto, Lily Tsunemoto and Natsuyo Wong. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Rosalina Tomas Andres

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 14, 2013
Rosalina Tomas Andres, 88, of Keaau, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by sons Loreto and Arnolfo Sr.; daughters Erlinda Maballo, Aurora Andres and Carmen Quisisem; 12 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery, Section J. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Maeng Soon Kim

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 19, 2013
Maeng Soon Kim, 89, of Honolulu, a retired farmer, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in South Korea. She is survived by daughter Sarah S. Lee, sister Maeng Ip Kim, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mu-Ryang-Sa Buddhist Temple. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Esther A. Wetzel

Posted On March 29th, 2013 -

March 19, 2013
Esther A. Wetzel, 83, of Honolulu, a home economist, died at home. She was born in Oregon. She is survived by husband Barton F. and sister Betty Keller. Private services.

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