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Antonio Manuel

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 12, 2014
Antonio Manuel, also known as “Tony” and “Bambie,” 63, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. He was born in Cebu City, Philippines. He is survived by wife Thelma Casamina-Manuel; son Joshua Anton; daughter Rozanne Schirmer; brothers Consorcio and Franco Manuel; sisters Fatima Gage, Mirla Palma and Filomena Skievaski; and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Dorothy V. Burns

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Dec. 30, 2014
Dorothy V. Burns, 91, of Honolulu, a junior underwriting clerk with Hawaiian Insurance Group, died in Waipahu. She was born in Canada. She is survived by daughter Joanne Bodley and five grandchildren. No services. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Robert Norman McCabe

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Dec. 31, 2014
Robert Norman McCabe, 78, of Kahului died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Burma. He is survived by sons Paul and Robert L., daughter Vera McCabe-Silva and eight grandchildren. Celebration of life: noon Saturday at Wailuku Union Church, 327 S. High St., Wailuku. Services: 1 p.m. Light refreshments to follow.

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Kwang Soo Chang

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 29, 2014
Kwang Soo Chang, 82, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Seoul. He is survived by wife Young Ran, daughter Ji Sun, brothers Kwang Yul and Kwang Won, and sisters Jung Ja Nam, Kwang Ja Kyung and Sook Ja Park. Private services.

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Kiyoshi Nanbu

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Dec. 21, 2014
Kiyoshi Nanbu, 91, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Accounting and General Services supervisor and an Army retiree who served in World War II and the Korean War, died at home. He was born in Puhi, Kauai. He is survived by wife Lillian, sons Harvey Urakawa and Rodney Nanbu, daughter Sharlene Castillo, brothers Takeshi and Minoru Nanbu, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: noon Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Paul Oneha Fuentes Jr.

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 30, 2014
Paul Oneha Fuentes Jr., 62, of Eleele, Kauai, an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Stanley J. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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Thomas Fumio Nomura

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Nov. 30, 2014
Thomas Fumio “Tom” Nomura, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Delta Airlines avionics mechanic and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ada H. and brother Frank M. Private services. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.

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Shirley Yoshie Fukushima

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 24, 2014
Shirley Yoshie Fukushima, 92, of Honolulu, a Technicolor company photo finisher, died in Hale Malamalama. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Cindy Y. Yasuhara; caregiver and son-in-law Neal Yasuhara; brothers James and Melvyn Iwaki; sisters Jane Tokumoto, Rachel Kida and Ellen Nakamoto; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Amelia Apilando Poli

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 18, 2014
Amelia Apilando Poli, 94, of Kaneohe, a children’s hospital housekeeper, died in Kailua. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Gaylen, Baron and Elmer Garan; daughters Josephine Koga, Shirley Crowder, Doriann Ching and Bette Poli; brother Simeon Apilando; 20 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30-11:45 a.m. Thursday at St. Ann’s Church, Kaneohe. Services: 11:45 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Lei welcome. No flower sprays. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Gwen-Lin Goo

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 21, 2014
Gwen-Lin Goo, 74, of Honolulu, a retired artist and art teacher, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Ai-Lin Imaye and caregiver Luane Lau. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Mitsuko Shirai

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 23, 2014
Mitsuko Shirai, 94, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in St. Francis Hospice Puiwa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Ann S. Okubo; sisters Elaine I. Komatsu, Ethel E. Oda and Dorothy K. Ippongi; and two grandchildren. Visitation: noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Casual attire.

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Charles M. Haida

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 16, 2014
Charles M. Haida, 82, of Honolulu, a retired general contractor as well as a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Clayton, Curtis and Dean; sisters Lillian Shiraishi and Doris Oka; and a grandchild. Private services.

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Evelyn Lau Solomon

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Dec. 18, 2014
Evelyn Lau Solomon, 84, of Kohala, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Kohala Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Christine “Tina” Hinokawa and Sharon Brown; brothers Richmond Aiu and Clifford Kea; sisters Blossom Meria, Eunice Kea Yap and Leonora and Linda Aiu; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Halawa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Jacqueline J. Hashimoto

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 3, 2014
Jacqueline J. “Jacque” Hashimoto, 73, of Pearl City died in Pearl City. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Stanley F., daughters Tammie K. Calma and Jo-Ann K. Niemczyk, mother Bertha L. Lee, brothers Joseph K. and Rowland D. Lee, sisters Alberta P. Sonomura and Mary Gayle Chock, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.

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Kalai Strode

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Nov. 27, 2014
Kalai “Woody” Strode, 67, of McAllen, Texas, an assistant director in the entertainment industry, died in Houston, Texas. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Pamela L., son Joshua, sister June Robertson, stepchildren Garrett and Nathan Nordstrom, and two step-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Manoa Ward. Services: noon. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Charles M.C. Ho

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 8, 2014
Charles M.C. Ho, 96, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Daniel, daughter Carolyn, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Alofalusi Tagataese

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 25, 2014
Alofalusi Tagataese, 52, of Honolulu died in Liliha Healthcare Center. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by son Reno Amisone Jr.; daughter Desareena Tevita; brother Richard; sisters Blanchefluer Tuimalealiifano, Latutasi Faumui and Monalisa Pati; father Esau; mother Moeilupe; and five grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Loretta Yuriko Ikeda

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Jan. 5, 2015
Loretta Yuriko Ikeda, 83, of Pukalani, Maui, co-owner and operator of Satori Ikeda Inc., died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ralph S., son Gary, daughter Valerie Katagiri, sisters Sheila Kodama and Joan Shoho, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.

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Margaret Hisayo Takaki

Posted On January 13th, 2015 -

Dec. 27, 2014
Margaret Hisayo Takaki, 97, of Honolulu, a retired film inspector for Consolidated Theatres, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Gary, daughter Ann and sister Harriet Okamoto. Private services.

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Edward Napule Kealakai

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Oct. 26, 2014
Edward Napule Kealakai, 66, of Waianae, a retired crane operator with the stevedores, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Phylis P.; brothers George, Jonathan and Duke; and sisters Charleen L. Ching and Hinano and Laura-Jo U. Kealakai. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Luncheon to follow at Honolulu Elks Lodge 616, Diamond Head, end of Kalakaua.

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Mamerta Terneo Tejero

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Dec. 17, 2014
Mamerta Terneo Tejero, 102, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Abra, Philippines. She is survived by son Dionisio; daughters Dionisia Tejero, Crisanta Tubana and Eugenia Taeza; 13 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Hiroshi Koike

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Nov. 18, 2014
Hiroshi Koike, 88, of Honolulu, a budget analyst for Army headquarters in Okinawa, Japan, and an Army veteran, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Carol H., sons Jimmy and Vincent M., and sister Grace K. Kagami. Private services.

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Revelinda Julian Viernes

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Nov. 27, 2014
Revelinda Julian “Rebing” Viernes, 66, of Honolulu, an employee at the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park, died in Honolulu. She was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Jonathan; stepson Robert Arterburn; daughters Joanne M. and Jeanne M.; stepdaughter Shirley Brown; brothers Alfredo Jr., Edwin and Eden Julian; sisters Gladioly Kadokawa, Jean Abuel, Josielyn Agpaoa, Marissa Julian and Maricel Fontenot; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church, 640 Puuhale Road, Honolulu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Joseph Shinkichi Kuniyoshi

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Jan. 7, 2015
Joseph Shinkichi “Joe” Kuniyoshi, 88, of Honolulu, a retired H&R Block tax preparer, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Nobuye, sons Leslie and Alan, brother Shinko, sister Hatsue Kina, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Linda Mayumi Yamamoto

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Dec. 27, 2014
Linda Mayumi Yamamoto, 61, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Enrique and Eric Garalde, and Jovin Yamamoto; daughters Emilynne Manny and Regina Cabison; mother Ruby; sister Lyann; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary mauka chapel, 1330 Maunakea St., Honolulu. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Foo W. Lim

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Dec. 12, 2014
Foo W. Lim, 84, of Honolulu, a boat builder and an Army captain, died in Honolulu. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Evelyn L., sons Yal and Kui, daughter Wan Su, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Celebration of life: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Waikiki Yacht Club. Casual or aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Waikiki Yacht Club Foundation Junior Sailing, 1599 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96814. Online condolences may be sent to oahumortuary.com.

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Thomas Michio Yoshioka

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Dec. 17, 2014
Thomas Michio Yoshioka, 78, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force mechanic and veteran, died in Palolo Chinese Home. He was born Honolulu. He is survived by wife Natalie N., son Colin H. and sisters Helen Takata, Doris Sugimoto, Alice Uyeda and Eleanor Isono. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Paul Tyler Martinez

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Nov. 12, 2014
Paul Tyler Martinez, 74, of Honolulu, a musician and sales manager, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ellen Hollinger-Martinez; daughters Tyler A. Martinez, Ann M. Spence and Karen M. Aleman; hanai brothers Jeff and David Martinez; sisters Eleanor M. Smith and Jo M. Rovetto; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Elks Waikiki Lodge, 2933 Kalakaua Ave. Services: 10 a.m. Jan. 19 at Hawaii Memorial Park Cemetery. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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William Kimo McNamee III

Posted On January 12th, 2015 -

Jan. 2, 2015
William Kimo McNamee III, 78, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired welding engineer for the federal government and Hamakua Sugar Co., and a Navy veteran, died at home. He was born in Yonkers, N.Y. He is survived by wife Belmu; son William K. IV; daughters Sherri Thomas, Anita McNamee-Hayes and Leilani McNamee-Robert; sisters Arlyne Stolec and Gail McNamee; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Rita E. Mizutani

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Dec. 24, 2014
Rita E. Mizutani, 64, of Honolulu died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Miles; daughters Jemal, Samara, Mica and Arbol; brother Steven Luis; and sister Linda Kaakimaka. Private services. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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