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Stella Lindsey Thompson

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 18, 2013
Stella Lindsey Thompson of Kaneohe, a retired physical therapist with Castle Medical Center, died in Honolulu. She was born in Puuwaawaa Ranch, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Carroll Ray; son Ray; daughters Haunani Kindell, Kathleen Hewlen, and Silvana and Kelly Thompson; brother Thomas Kamaki Lindsey Jr.; sisters Ernestine Jiminez and Helen Roman; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe, 45-150 Waikalua Road. Services: 11:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Additional information for an obituary published Friday.

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Roberta Yet Lin Fong

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 19, 2013
Roberta Yet Lin Fong, 92, of Honolulu, a University of Hawaii secretary, died in Manoa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Colin C.L., sister Alice Jow and a grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kahala. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Vivian Nobuko Williams

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Sept. 22, 2013
Vivian Nobuko Williams, 79, of Kaneohe, a retired seamstress, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Keith H. and Kurt A., daughters Kathy M. Rellamas and Kareen M. Colburn, brother George H. Isaka, sisters Violet S. Yoshioka and Marion Y. Tatsumura, and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Jerry Lanuza Galang

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 9, 2013
Jerry Lanuza Galang, 49, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Tagudin, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by mother Aurelia, brother Jerome and sister Jeanine Torres. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Pearl City. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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James Yan Wo Young

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 16, 2013
James Yan Wo “Ah Wo” Young, 99, of Honolulu, a retired proprietor at the Oahu Fish Market, died in Las Vegas. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by seven children and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11:30 a.m. Nov. 2 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Masajiro Gima

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Aug. 15, 2013
Masajiro “Macky” Gima, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Like Like Drive Inn cook and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by wife Lillian Y. and sister Motomi Asato. Private services.

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Samie Goya

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 17, 2013
Samie Goya, 91, of Hilo, a retired county government employee, died in Pohai Malama. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughters Janice Masaki and Karen Maedo, sister Helen Nakaoka, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Nov. 2 at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin. Services: 11 a.m. No monetary offerings. Donations suggested to Hospice of Hilo or Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin.

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Thomas Tamotsu Kohagura

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 5, 2013
Thomas Tamotsu Kohagura, 85, of Waipahu, a retired Air Force technical sergeant, died in Waipahu. He was born in Kula, Maui. He is survived by wife Atsuko and brother Robert M. Private services.

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Rebecca M. Leopoldo

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 18, 2013
Rebecca M. Leopoldo, 79, of Waianae, a construction employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Douglas Bialza, and Michael, Raymond, Chucky, Kala, Felix, Steve and Leo Leopoldo; and sisters Evaline Morris, Edie Wong, Kapiolani Bess and Lovely Lawrence. Visitation: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Marlene Litchman

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Sept. 26, 2013
Marlene Litchman, 66, of Honolulu, a commercial artist, died in Honolulu. She was born in Seattle. She is survived by parents Mark and Claire, and sister Bambi. Private services. Donations suggested to the Salvation Army.

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Isaac George Littlejohn

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 9, 2013
Isaac George Littlejohn, 84, of Kaneohe, a Moana Surfrider Hotel chef and an Army communications veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lala K. Akui Littlejohn; sons Isaac G. Jr., Robert L. and Timothy I.; daughter Sharon K. Littlejohn-Akiona; sisters Helen Balmores and Maile Yagi; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Chee Bun Louie

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 12, 2013
Chee Bun Louie, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Foodland employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Zhongshan, China. He is survived by sons Roland and Leland, brother Peter and three grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Nov. 2 at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

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Nellie F. Lum Ho

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 8, 2013
Nellie F. Lum Ho, 86, of Hilo died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Bobby T.; daughters Nadine V. Duras and Cindy Ann Ahia; brother Walter Akita; sisters Majorie Martz, Elsie Myers and Sharlene Akita; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Hawaii Heart Association.

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Haruko Arakawa

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Sept. 17, 2013
Haruko Arakawa, 99, of Honolulu, a retired restaurant waitress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hamakuapoko, Maui. She is survived by sons Ronald and Charles; daughters Edith K. Uchiyama, Thelma T. Mitsunaga, Ruth S. Kawamoto and Elsie Osato; brothers Seijiro and Larry; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Nov. 2 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Tsuruko Naguwa

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Sept. 26, 2013
Tsuruko Naguwa, 91, of Aiea died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Roy T. and Bruce I.; daughter Gail A. Kagawa; brothers Frederick, Richard and Jerry Onosaki; sisters Judy Yanagihashi, Alice Arakaki and Lily Gilman; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Gregorio D. Bueno

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 21, 2013
Gregorio D. “Manong Gorio” Bueno, 79, of Lihue, formerly of Kaumakani and Lawai, Kauai, sole proprietor of Bueno’s Construction and a journeyman carpenter for Olokele Sugar Plantation, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was born in Paoay, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sons Roland, George and Claurino; daughters Cristeta Macalma, Cleo Kovarik and Phebe Johnson; brothers Narciso and Isidro; sisters Connie Dela Cruz and Aida Cristobal; and 12 grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Nov. 4 at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church, Koloa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hanapepe Public Cemetery.

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Robin M. Orallo

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 23, 2013
Robin M. Orallo, 50, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Aiea. She was born in Columbus, Ohio. She is survived by husband Timothy Sr., sons Jordan K.A. and Timothy J.H. Jr., daughters Gabrielle K. and Rachel M., parents Bobbie and Karlene Edmondson, and sister Janet Hatfield. Private services.

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Robert H. Burnz

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 17, 2013
Robert H. “Bob” Burnz, 94, of Omao, Kauai, a retired U.S. Weather Bureau employee and an Army Air Corps veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in New York City. He is survived by sons Robert J. and David, daughter Jeanette Cantotay, hanai daughter Katherine Leong, 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Nov. 2 at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Eleele. Services: 11 a.m.

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Gloria Harvell Ramiscal

Posted On October 26th, 2013 -

Oct. 8, 2013
Gloria Harvell Ramiscal, 67, of Waipahu, a retired state Department of Education teacher, died at home. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Fiel F., son Dennis H., daughters Lorifel R. Lagua and Marie H. Ramiscal, and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.

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Florentina Silvestre Navarro

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 1, 2013
Florentina Silvestre Navarro, 63, of Ewa Beach, a teachers assistant for The Arc in Hawaii, Pearl City, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in San Jose, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by husband Ely A.; sons Eli Kristofer S. and Don S.; daughter Kathrina S.; brothers Manuel, Fernando, Alex, Joey and Mike Silvestre; sisters Zenaida Marata, Rosario Odulio, Angelina Garin, Carmen Ibarra and Madie Chan; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ewa Beach. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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Kenneth Lee Oglesby

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 2, 2013
Kenneth Lee Oglesby, 47, of Kaneohe, a gas station attendant, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Santa Clara, Calif. He is survived by brothers Joseph. Steven, Andrew and Randall Baldauf, and Richard Oglesby; and sisters Leilani Baldauf, Elizabeth Trevino, Cheryl Oglesby and Yvonne Gutierrez. Services: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Casual attire.

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Jennilind D. Aggasid

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 13, 2013
Jennilind D. “Jenni” Aggasid, 52, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Gonzaga, Cagayan, Philippines. She is survived by husband Mauricio Jr., daughters Kristian F. Lauronal and Kylene A. Aggasid, parents John and Dolores Domingo, and sisters Joy Calucag, Thelma Arista, Joanne Potter and Jane Davidson. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Aiea. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Renato Oboza Ortillo

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 18, 2013
Renato Oboza Ortillo, 79, of Pearl City, a Navy retiree, died at home. He was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Aurelia; daughters Jennifer Scott, Melanie Soquena and Audrey Valvekens; brother Fernando Jr.; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.

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Dolores Maria Hatico Albeso

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 7, 2013
Dolores Maria Hatico Albeso, 86, of Wahiawa, a retired Hilton Hawaiian Village employee, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gerald, Albert “Aboot,” Jeffery, Jerome “Domey” and Lawrence “Larry”; daughters Stephanie Almeida, Alicia Amper and Myrna Baccay; brothers Jose and Anthony Hatico; sister Josephine Cua; 27 grandchildren; 66 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Trendon Roy Roby

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 18, 2013
Trendon Roy Roby, 16, of Honolulu died in Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. He was born in Kolonia, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. He is survived by parents Kasper Roby and Erlina Edward, brothers Ethan and Brandon, and sister Marlyn. Visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.

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Karen T. Asahara

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 9, 2013
Karen T. Asahara, 72, of Honolulu, a retired executive secretary for the Hawaii State Public Library System, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Fujio Tomita, son Tad Y. Maekawa, daughter Michele M. Chan, brothers Richard and Thomas Kinoshita, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Shinkichi Shimabukuro

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Sept. 23, 2013
Shinkichi Shimabukuro, 88, of Kapolei, a retired state Department of Education administrator and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Kapolei. He was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Betty Z., sons Terry and Randy, daughter Betty Perez, brother Shinsuke, sister Kikumi Goshi and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Evelyn Carrier

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 7, 2013
Evelyn “Eve” Carrier, 95, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Kula, Maui. She is survived by daughters Lynda Carreira and Dorothy Carrier, brothers Frank and David Morreira, three grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waipahu. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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Sayoko Nanpei Sigrah

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 18, 2013
Sayoko Nanpei Sigrah, 68, of Wailuku, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Rohnkitti, Kitti, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. She is survived by husband Frealing; sons Revo and Stuart; daughters Lilly Rose Nesheim, Nora Anson, and Leura, Jolynn and Rose Sigrah; sister Judy Sohl; 23 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 4:30 p.m. today at Iao Congregational Church. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.

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John Vincent Costello

Posted On October 25th, 2013 -

Oct. 15, 2013
John Vincent Costello, 89, of Kaneohe, an RCA Global Communications supervisor and a Navy veteran who served in World War II and the Korean War, died in Santa Barbara, Calif. He was born in New York. He is survived by sons John, Tom, Jim, Bill and Kevin; sister Joan Johnston; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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