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Ascension Bentolon Galinato

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July 31, 2012
Ascension Bentolon “Mae” Galinato, 82, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in Kapolei. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Alfonso Jr.; daughters Harriet Grace, Frances Llego, Gail Bright, Marina Baxter and Andrea Absher; 18 grandchildren; and 36 great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Kimiye Yamamoto

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July 11, 2012
Kimiye Yamamoto, 84, of Kaneohe, a retired Diner’s Drive-In manager, died. She was born in Hanalei, Kauai. She is survived by sons Mitchell M. and Roy H., three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Toraichi James Marugame

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July 12, 2012
Toraichi James Marugame, 93, of Lihue, a Kauai Petroleum driver and Kauai Island Tours guide, died in Garden Isle Healthcare. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by sons Clyde and Lance; daughters Sharon Nonaka, Coleen Morinaka and Nan Sakaguchi; 10 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Lihue Missionary Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Maria Rose Santiago

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July 22, 2012
Maria Rose Santiago, also known as Rosemarie Santiago, 77, of Lanai City died in Honolulu. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Richard and Victor Macabio and Jeffrey, Lester, Cedric and Edward Malunay; daughters Jeana Leval and Coco Malunay; brother Louis Castillo; sisters Amelia McCabe, Solena Guerrero and Ramona Belliveau; 25 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to the Cat’s Meow Consignment Store.

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Clay Wesley Groom

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July 21, 2012
Clay Wesley Groom, 72, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force technical sergeant and retired state Department of Health aide at the State Hospital, died. He was born in Elvins, Mo. He is survived by daughters Dawn A. Monroe and Jodie R. Maeda, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: noon. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. Aug. 13 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Candace Kay Mason

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July 29, 2012
Candace Kay Mason, 60, of Kihei, Maui, died at home. She was born in Lansing, Mich. She is survived by husband Jeffrey Collins, son Tyler, parents Marlin and June Canterbury, brother Greg Canterbury and sister Amy Smith. Private services. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Misako Shioi

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July 26, 2012
Misako Shioi, 89, of Pearl City died in Mililani. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Sam and Daniel, daughter Pearl Nonaka, brothers Walter and Edwin Shintani, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Casual attire.

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Yu Ying Aiko Hager

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July 7, 2012
Yu Ying Aiko Hager, 70, of Kaneohe, a retired cook at Marine Corps Base Hawaii, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Taoyan, Taiwan. She is survived by companion Gerald Saito, son Ching Sheng and a grandchild. Private services.

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Brian Akio Matsumoto

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July 25, 2012
Brian Akio Matsumoto, 64, of Honolulu, an Island Movers Inc. corporate officer, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Russell M. and Bruce K. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Nobuko Kisaka Sorakubo

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July 11, 2012
Nobuko Kisaka Sorakubo, 90, of Honolulu, a retired assistant executive vice president of administration for McInerny, died in Aloha Nursing and Rehab Centre. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Holly I. Nagamine, sister Yoshiko “Grace” Sokugawa and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Nobuko Higa

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July 13, 2012
Nobuko “Nobu” Higa, 76, of Waipahu, a former proprietor of Depot Beauty Shop, died in Waipahu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by brothers Sadatoshi, Sadafumi and Teigin; and sisters Doris T. Tomita, Margaret S. Enovejas, Gloria K. Koki and Dorothy S. Matsumoto. Private services.

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Florence Matsuyo Matsumoto

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July 19, 2012
Florence Matsuyo Matsumoto, 93, of Kahului, a retired city clerk, died in Hale Makua Kahului. She was born in Kapaa, Kauai. She is survived by daughters Judith Fukuda and Marjorie Nishina; brothers Sakae, Henry and James Tominaga; sister Vivian Suenaga; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Patricia Dorothy Stephens

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Aug. 1, 2012
Patricia Dorothy Stephens, 62, of Kihei, Maui, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Fresno, Calif. She is survived by husband Larry; son Craig; daughter Jennifer; stepson Paul Boyan; sisters Jeannie Hadley, Kathy Hall, Margaret McEvoy, Jennifer Saenz, Julie Jacobson and Elizabeth Nagle; and five grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Hideshi Hirata

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July 13, 2012
Hideshi Hirata, 97, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter supervisor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by son Ronald K.; daughter Dale L. Doi; sisters Lillian Kadekaru, Dorothy Yamashiro, Takeko Yamakawa and Janet Hirata; and a grandchild. Private services.

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Hazel Yuriko Mikami

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July 18, 2012
Hazel Yuriko Mikami, 81, of Honolulu, a retired utility engineer for Neal S. Blaisdell Center and Bowl-O-Drome, died at home. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by sons Rickey R. and Mike M., daughter Denise Y., brother Edward S. Kamibayashiyama, sister Betty S. Feliciano and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Angel Viernes Abad Jr.

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July 18, 2012
Angel Viernes Abad Jr., 66, of Waipahu, an Outrigger Hotel housekeeper, died in Waipahu. He was born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Andrea A., daughters Jonabelle and Jacquelyn, and sisters Hipolita “Mila” Rosete and Eva Abad. Visitation: 6 p.m. Aug. 16 at St. John the Baptist Church, Kalihi. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Aug. 17 at the church. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Mary Teruyo Numazawa Yamamoto Taira

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June 29, 2012
Mary Teruyo Numazawa Yamamoto Taira, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Realtor at Oahu Realty and a Manchester Sterling Co. saleswoman, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Wahiawa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Myles, David and Calvin; daughter Karen Murray; brothers David Yamamoto and Frank Doney; sister Chloe Yamamoto; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Private scattering of ashes. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Bryant Makoto Hironaka

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July 23, 2012
Bryant Makoto Hironaka, 59, of Kalaheo, Kauai, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by mother Satoko and sister Dawn Nakata. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Waimea Higashi Hongwanji. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. Dinner reception: 5:30 p.m. at Port Allen Fishing Club House at the Port Allen Small Boat Harbor. Casual attire. No flowers.

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George Eichi Miura

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July 10, 2012
George Eichi Miura, 78, of Wahiawa, a retired planner at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, former employee at Aloha Airlines and Lockheed Aircraft Co., and an Air Force technical instructor, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Betty F., son Shane, daughter Stephanie Funakoshi, brother Masaru Hirano, sister Sachiko Kato and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Maizie Kawamura Ahuna

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July 24, 2012
Maizie Kawamura Ahuna, 99, of Hilo, an elementary school teacher, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Lawrence Jr., daughter Lawrie White, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Yoshitaka Takaki

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July 18, 2012
Yoshitaka Takaki, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Federal Aviation Administration electronics technician and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Terry; brothers Harry, Alexander and William; sisters Lilly Miyashita and Carol Matsuzaki; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Lance Shinji Iida

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July 24, 2012
Lance Shinji Iida, 42, of Pearl City, a Washington Middle School teacher, McKinley High School judo coach and Shobukan Judo Club instructor, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Gale and brother Todd. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Chad Michael Morimoto

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July 23, 2012
Chad Michael Morimoto, 39, of Honolulu, a Honolulu Police Department officer, will be remembered in services 1 p.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, West Stake Center, 1723 Beckley St., Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Chesha T., son Dylan K., daughter Ashryn S.K. Lasconia, sisters Tanya K. and Chelsey M., stepmother Joanne, stepbrothers Michael S. Regohos and Roycestan Cabarloc, and stepsisters Shaylina Quenga and Jaylyn Fely. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Marcia L. Chevalier

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July 27, 2012
Marcia L. Chevalier, 67, of Honolulu, a retired Coldwell Banker of California real estate transaction coordinator and former Schuler Homes Inc. sales and marketing administration assistant, died in Honolulu. She was born in Deming, N.M. She is survived by sons Thomas J. and Robert A. MacDonald, sister Cheryl, stepsister Patricia Kirby and two grandchildren. Private services.

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George Masato Tanaka

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July 19, 2012
George Masato Tanaka, 86, of Honolulu, a post office clerk, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Wesley M. Tanaka and sister Mary Okura. Private services.

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Lynn Miyoko Kawaguchi

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July 24, 2012
Lynn Miyoko Kawaguchi, 89, of Ewa Beach, formerly of Puhi, Kauai, a homemaker, died. She was born in Formosa (Taiwan). She is survived by daughters Hatsuko Kawaguchi, Katherine Nagato and Irene Hamada; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Private inurnment services.

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Alan Tadashi Muraoka

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Aug. 3, 2012
Alan Tadashi Muraoka, 60, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a soil and water conservationist, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Karen K., daughter Liane T. and brother John. Private services.

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Corazon Pumaras Dela Cruz

Posted On August 5th, 2012 -

July 17, 2012
Corazon Pumaras Dela Cruz, 57, of Honolulu, a Fiesta Mart cashier, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by daughter Syrylle J.; father Bernabe Sr.; brothers Rogelio, Charito, Elnor, Mario and Bernabe Jr.; and sisters Carmelita O’Callaghan, Lorenza Martinez, and Lourdes and Merly Dela Cruz. Visitation: 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist, Kalihi. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Juana Soledad Sangeb Queja

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July 17, 2012
Juana Soledad Sangeb Queja, 73, of Keaau, Hawaii, a laborer at Puna Certified Plant Nursery in Keaau, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Lorenzo; son Romelene; daughters Celedonia Queja, Maxilinda Visaya, Analyn Delos Santos and Esmeralda Pascua; brother Alenjandro Sangeb; sister Paula Sangeb; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Keaau Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Eunice Frances Fusae Forster

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April 10, 2012
Eunice Frances Fusae Forster, 91, of Honolulu, a retired nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Karland brother Herbert Nishimoto. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Alae Cemetery on Hawaii island. Additional information for an obituary printed April 16.

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