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William Estrella

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Feb. 27, 2012
William Estrella, 76, of Waianae, a carpenter, died in Waianae. He was born on Maui. He is survived by wife Margaret; sons Billy, Larry, Raynard and Ray; daughters Rosemary, Maryann and Ann; and 13 grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. March 17 at Maili Bible Church. Private burial. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Adam Michael Pruitt

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March 6, 2012
Adam Michael Pruitt, 37, of Haiku, Maui, a Maui Theater technical director, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Seattle. He is survived by companion Lizette Pleasanton; sons Evon R. and Jett R.; father Stephen; mother Sharon Acosta; stepfather David Acosta; brothers Aaron, Andrew and Matt; and sisters Sarah Acosta-Smith, Anna Acosta and Rosalea Pruitt. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Sunday at Maui Theater. Scattering of ashes to follow at sunset at Wahikuli Beach. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Tomasa Barayuga Gaspar

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Feb. 12, 2012
Tomasa Barayuga Gaspar, 93, of Waianae died in Waianae. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Sulficio, Ernest, Johnny and Marcelino; daughters Juanita Campollo and Encarnacion Tabios; sister Fausta Bonilla; 22 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Judith Elaine Rosen

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March 4, 2012
Judith Elaine “Judie” Rosen, 71, of Honolulu, a schoolteacher, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Detroit. She is survived by husband Sidney M. “Sid,” sons David B. Rosen and Corey Rosenlee, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Temple Emanu-El. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Adult Friends for Youth. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

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Teruko Hisaoka

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Feb. 21, 2012
Teruko Hisaoka, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Department of Education teacher, died in Manoa Senior Care. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by two nephews and a niece. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Susan Jane Santana

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Feb. 27, 2012
Susan Jane Santana, 70, of Waimea, Hawaii, a former housekeeper at Kamuela Inn and Aston Waikoloa, died at home. She was born in Johnstown, Pa. She is survived by son Leo; daughters Tammy, Debra, Bernadette and Maria; brothers Lyle Jr., John, Thomas, William and Robert Beckley; sisters Patricia Fox, Margaret Watson and Pauline Steward; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. March 17 at Kahilu Town Hall, Waimea. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Kenneth Kikuo Kadooka

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Feb. 10, 2012
Kenneth Kikuo “Ken” Kadooka, 68, of Honaunau, Hawaii, a retired fire equipment operator for the state Department of Transportation, Keahole International Airport Crash Fire Rescue, mechanic for the former Aloha Airlines and an Army veteran, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Jean, son Scott, daughters Kimberly Kunitomo and Joy Hamada, brother Ray and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. March 18 at Kona Hongwanji Mission. Services: 4 p.m. No flowers.

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Antone Silva Jr.

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Feb. 17, 2012
Antone “Sonny” Silva Jr., 87, of Waianae, a retired stevedore leader at the Navy Supply Center and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rosaria H.; son William Amamalin; daughters Antonette Vogel, Charlene Cardiente, Druscilla Goo, Evangeline Campos, Rose Kalahiki, Roxanne Krauss, Roselyn Amamalin and Marlene Joshua; hanai son Paul Hioki; brother Kenneth; sister Diana Carlos; 20 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Rita Catholic Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

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Norma Hanako Kang

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Feb. 21, 2012
Norma Hanako Kang, 94, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Eugene, James and Jerry; daughters Eleanor Raneses, Naomi Nojima, Nanette Souza and Evelyn Chung; brother Gilbert Shiroma; sister Winifred Yamashiro; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

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David W. Smith

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Feb. 12, 2012
David W. Smith, 56, of Liberia, Costa Rica, a general contractor and chef, died in Liberia. He was born in Lancaster, Calif. He is survived by son Dannan, daughter Jillian Miyamura, former wife Judith Sisk and five grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. March 26 at St. Jude Church, Kapolei. Scattering of ashes: 1 p.m. at Kailua Beach Park, near boat ramp. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Judy Itomi Kishi

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Feb. 28, 2012
Judy Itomi Kishi, 78, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Richard; sons Cavin Y., Kent M. and Colin T.; daughter Kim S.; sisters Yoshimi Uyeda and Fusami Yano; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. March 19 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

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Takeshi Tokunaga

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March 2, 2012
Takeshi “Toku” Tokunaga, 91, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Toshiko; son John N.; daughter Anne K.; brother Edward H.; sisters Haruye Fujii, Judith H. Tokunaga and Kazuye Kawachi; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Carolina Dugay Malilay

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Feb. 25, 2012
Carolina Dugay Malilay, 68, of Honolulu, a Hawaiian Building Maintenance housekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Mario, Moncito, Manuel and Reynaldo; daughter Janet; father Daniel Dugay; brothers Romeo Dugay and Benny Dugay Sr.; sisters Macaria Lopez, Corazon Santiago, Macrina Sagaysay and Andrea Alvarado; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. March 17 at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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Tina Ngo Tran

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March 2, 2012
Tina Ngo Tran, 62, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Vietnam. She is survived by mother Hai Thi Do, brothers Ty and Hill, and sisters Connie, Bebay, Tammy and Vicki Tran, and Lynn Ly. Services: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.

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Genevieve Obara Moriguchi

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March 1, 2012
Genevieve Obara Moriguchi, 94, of Honolulu, a former social worker at the state Department of Public Welfare, died in Maunalani Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Punaluu. She is survived by son David J., sisters Ayako Tanaka and Tsuyako Oishi, a stepgrandchild and two step-great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Ida Mae Wong

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Feb. 19, 2012
Ida Mae Wong, 95, of Hilo, a retired department manager at the former Robins, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Ronald and Rodney, daughter Rochelle Dela Cruz, sister Gladys, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Florence Grace Amosa

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Feb. 28, 2012
Florence Grace Amosa, infant daughter of Columbus and Lydia Amosa of Dallas, died in Dallas. She was born in Dallas. She is also survived by grandparents Leata Amosa, and Thomas and Faaaliga Coffin. Private services.

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Charles Seiei Nakama

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Feb. 26, 2012
Charles Seiei Nakama, 91, of Pearl City, a retired auditor at the Department of Army on Okinawa and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by wife Sachiko; sons Albert K. and William M.; daughter Emily M. Chun; sisters Chieko Kondo, Kimiko Toyama and Miyo Oshiro; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Abraham Sicam Cabradilla

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March 2, 2012
Abraham Sicam Cabradilla, 66, of Honolulu died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in San Manuel, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Benedicta; son Kenneth-Abe; daughters Ima C. Parriott, and Johanna and Laureen-Jane Cabradilla; mother Hermenigilda; brother Edgar S.; sisters Clemencia Cabradilla, Grace C. Sagun and Haydee C. Valencia; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony Church, Kalihi. Mass: 11 a.m.

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Levon Ammon Ohai

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March 3, 2012
Levon Ammon “Sonny” Ohai, 70, of Kapaa, Kauai, a University of Hawaii-Manoa professor, died. He was born in Kapaa. He is survived by wife Jacqueline; sons David, Benjamin and Jesse; father Leo; mother Clara; brother Nephi; sisters Anolani Haiola, Roberta Livingston and Laola Kau; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. March 17 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Lihue. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery.

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Santiago Agluba Dadiz

Posted On March 9th, 2012 -

Feb. 8, 2012
Santiago Agluba Dadiz, 87, of Ewa Beach died in Wahiawa. He was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sons Florendo, Ronulfo, Mario and Henry; daughters Yolanda Montes, Zenaida Garcia, Elvira “Elvie” Vallesteros and Monica Ricardos; sisters Flordeliza Jose, Nena Capus and Rosalina Trinidad; 18 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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Eileen Elizabeth Palmer

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March 6, 2012
Eileen Elizabeth Palmer, 71, of Kaneohe, a retired United Airlines storekeeper, died in Kailua. She was born in Canada. She is survived by husband Bob, son Matt Hamai and sisters Chris Elliott and Edie Body. No services. No flowers. Donations suggested to American Heart Association.

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George Gregorio Dulay

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Feb. 26, 2012
George Gregorio Dulay, 87, of Aiea, an Army veteran and a Hickam Air Force Base supply department retiree, died in Ewa. He was born in Ookala, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Aurora Ordonio and Rosalinda “Rosie” Cabato, seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 1525 Waimano Home Road, Pearl City. Mass: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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Guadalupe Keialani Kaai Poaha

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Feb. 16, 2012
Guadalupe Keialani Kaai Poaha, also known as “Kay” and “Nene,” 83, of Pearl City, a cook, died in Kapolei. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by husband Roger K.; sons Steven K. Andrin Sr., and Richard K. Sr. and Raymond K. Andrian Sr.; daughters Yolanda and Mimi Andrian, and Shelly Andrin; brother Edward Kaai; 13 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. March 16 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Fannie Kamakolunuiokalani Gilman-Akina

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Feb. 16, 2012
Fannie Kamakolunuiokalani Gilman-Akina, 81, of Ewa Beach died in Wahiawa. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Wayne Akina; sons Derick and Asai Gilman; daughters Ramona Kahikina, Darylwin Emmsley, Rebecca Poepoe and Dee Smith; brothers Robert and Henry Leong; sister Lily Pa; 32 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Clarence Steven Robello

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March 5, 2012
Clarence Steven Robello, 86, of Kahului, a Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. retiree and an Army veteran, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by sons Clifford and Carl, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Christ the King Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Masuo Hatakeyama

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March 2, 2012
Masuo “Sam” Hatakeyama, 94, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired Honokaa Sugar Co. journeyman mechanic, died in Hale Hoola Hamakua, Honokaa, Hawaii. He was born in Honokaa. He is survived by daughter Alma, three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Annunciation Catholic Church, Waimea. Mass: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Mary Galacia Rodriguez

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Feb. 29, 2012
Mary Galacia “Lita” Rodriguez, 94, of Kaneohe, a retired Young Laundry and Dry Cleaning supervisor and homemaker, died. She was born in Hamakuapoko, Maui. She is survived by son Julius “Boy,” daughters Audrey L. Pieta and Yvonne Ramos, 11 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Temison Jermeto

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Feb. 17, 2012
Temison Jermeto, 64, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in the Marshall Islands. He is survived by son Ovenny, brother Nijil and sister Meki Majmeto. Visitation: 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary.

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James H. Taylor III

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Feb. 12, 2012
James H. Taylor III, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force colonel who served in World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars, and recipient of the Legion of Merit with Oak Leaf Cluster and Bronze Star, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Blakely, Ga. He is survived by wife Evelyn; sons Bruce and Brent Taylor, and Emory Damron; brother Thomas; sister Ann Cummings; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Inurnment to be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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