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Lilinoe K. Shimooka

Posted On June 4th, 2012 -

May 25, 2012
Lilinoe K. Shimooka, 76, of Kapolei, a state cafeteria employee, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. She was born in Hoolehua, Molokai. She is survived by husband Thomas Y. Sr., sons Gary T. Kameehonua and Alan F. Shimooka, daughters Lee Ann N.S. Kaopua and Jeniel H. Shimooka, brother Earl K. Pawn Sr., four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Newtown. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. June 11 at Valley of the Temples.

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Grace Sumiko Nakagawa

Posted On June 4th, 2012 -

March 25, 2012
Grace Sumiko Nakagawa, 86, Wahiawa, a Dole Co. employee, died in Ewa. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by sons Les and Paul, sister Noriko Murakoshi and four grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Pepe Lamauga Maulupe

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 13, 2012
Pepe Lamauga Maulupe, 60, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. She is survived by sons Laavale, Lance and Faith; daughters Violine and Olive; brother Afamata Afamata; sisters Maleka Lata, Tautava Ta’afuli and Puao Finai; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Good Samaritan Worship Center. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

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Malaefono Fanene

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 21, 2012
Malaefono “Fono” Fanene, 79, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by sons Faasiu, Sasa, Ulisese and Tinilau Muliufi, and Eka Jr., Kitiona and Lite Eka; daughters Luisa Tuanai, Paefoa Fanene and Lotoa F. Ikeda; 26 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Waipahu Samoan Seventh-day Adventist. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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George Kalauao Santos

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 1, 2012
George Kalauao “Keoki” Santos, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Police Department officer and an Army veteran, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Michael and Alexandre; daughter Penny Koch; brothers Emery, Roland and El; sisters Marjorie Smith, Zelora Santos and Loretta Borden; and eight grandchildren. Committal services: 1 p.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Georgina Uha Kahawai

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 9, 2012
Georgina Uha Kahawai, 94, of Honolulu, a minister at Church of Christ of the Redeemed of the Lord and a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Daniel and Ronald, daughter Arlene U., brothers Joseph and Rockie Kamai, 12 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Mercedes J. Agtarap

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 17, 2012
Mercedes J. Agtarap, 83, of Kihei, Maui, a homemaker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by son William; daughters Erlinda Saturino, Virginia Espero and Gloria Littleton; brothers Constantino, Irineo and Guillermo Julian; sisters Visitacion Paz, Natividad Domingo and Hermana Corpuz; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Burial to be held at a later date in the Philippines. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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William McKnight Jr.

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 28, 2012
William “Scotty” McKnight Jr., 84, of Irvine, Calif., a retired air traffic controller and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Providence, R.I. He is survived by son David, daughters Sue Weidert and Karen Teramura, brother Peter, sister Shirley Cruickshank, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. Donations suggested to American Heart Association.

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George B. Fernandes

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 27, 2012
George B. Fernandes, 93, of Wailua Houselots, Kauai, a retired state Department of Health microbiologist, a rancher and farmer, and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died. He was born in Kapaia, Kauai. He is survived by sons George L., Michael and David; daughter JoAnn Yamaguchi; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at St. Catherine Church, Kapaa, Kauai. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

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Kazuko Shimizu

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 22, 2012
Kazuko Shimizu, 84, of Hilo, a manager at the former Sakura Saimin, Kotobuki and Suigetsu restaurants in Hilo, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center in Hilo. She was born in Fukuoka, Japan. She is survived by sons Charles, Steve and Richard; daughter Eileen Onishi; brothers Hiroshi and Minoru Ueno; sisters Jitsuko Kobayashi and Yoko Suzuki; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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William Kapualani Kaohi

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 13, 2012
William Kapualani Kaohi, 81, of Honolulu, a retired city refuse collector and a Hawaii National Guard veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jung Hee; son Dae Jun Kwon; daughters Roberta Rodrigues, Rogerlyn Kaohi, Jacqueline Bagood and Jung Soon Kwon; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Honolulu. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Ida Lau Sen Chang Alina

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 20, 2012
Ida Lau Sen Chang Alina, 96, of Honolulu, a retiree from Alfred Shaheen and Tori Richard, died in Honolulu. She was born in Waipio Valley, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Marie B. Chun and Carol Ann S.L. Alina, sister Elsie Yuen, seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Temalisi Mikaele

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 28, 2012
Temalisi Mikaele, 73, of Kailua, a homemaker and former employee at Lunalilo Home, died in Kailua. She was born in Tonga. She is survived by husband Ilaisa; sons Mikaele Ilaisa and Tomu K.; daughters Luisa Maile, Kaloafu Finau, Ana Mikaele and Latu Fa’amokioa; brothers Timote and Vaivelata Manufekai; sisters Eleni Aho and Sinisa Langi; 26 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at First Tongan Methodist Church, 41-510 Flamingo St., Waimanalo. Services: 6:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Additional services: 8 a.m. Friday at the church. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

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Henry Tuck Heen Foo Sum

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 17, 2012
Henry Tuck Heen Foo Sum, 73, of Kahului died in Hale Makua. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Sylvia, daughters Kimberly A.M. Hays and Mary K.P. Dowells, brothers Boniface and Glenn, sisters Edyne Ah Sau and Becky Suzuki, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Friday at Kahului Union Church, 101 W. Kamehameha Ave. Services: 12:30 p.m. No flowers.

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Norman Kiyoshi Kino

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 25, 2012
Norman Kiyoshi Kino, 67, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Postal Service employee and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by wife Kyong Hui, sons Chad and Jason, daughter Patti K. Cristobal and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. No flowers.

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George Kazumi Aoki

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

April 28, 2012
George Kazumi Aoki, 76, of Keauhou, Hawaii, a retired salesman, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in South Kona. He is survived by sons Jeffrey and Kirk; daughters Kathleen McAngus, Sheryl Lynn Kaya and Jacqueline Mukai; brothers Tamio Otsu and Isamu Aoki; sisters Sumiko Biller and Chizuko Kudo; and eight grandchildren. No services.

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Margaret J. Moreira

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 21, 2012
Margaret J. Moreira, 83, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Stephen and David; daughters Jeanne Norgaard, Joanne Mosel, Yvonne Moreira and Suzanne Palmater; brother Robert Rego; sister Emilia Souza; 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Star of the Sea Church. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Chiyoko Kono Hamai

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 20, 2012
Chiyoko Kono Hamai, 100, of Honolulu, a retired Helen’s Fabric salesclerk, died in Infante Foster Care Home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Albert T. and Ernest O., daughter Nancy M. Ikuta, sisters Kimiko Matsumoto and Amy Enright, caregiver Isabel Infante, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Masao Kitayama

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 23, 2012
Masao Kitayama, 90, of Honolulu, a retired vending machine collector and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Doris M., daughter Doreen Uyemura and brother Thomas “Manbe.” Services: 5 p.m. Saturday at Higashi Hongwanji, 1685 Alaneo St., Honolulu. Casual attire.

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LaDonna Mae Austen

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 11, 2012
LaDonna Mae Austen, 85, of Hilo, a retired department store manager at Strike it Rich in Odessa, Texas, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Pineland, Texas. She is survived by husband Edmund F. “Denny”; daughters Sherry A. Black, Barbara J. Austen, Jacqueline K. Sauceda and LaDonna M.K. Fincham; brother Robert Ferguson; and a grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Life Care Center of Hilo, 944 W. Kawailani St., Hilo, HI 96720.

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Walter Utaka Motonaga

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 26, 2012
Walter Utaka Motonaga, 87, of Kaneohe, an Outrigger Hotels senior adviser, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mitsue; sons Masatoshi, Masanori and Alan; daughter Ann; five grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Toyoko Harbin

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 20, 2012
Toyoko Harbin, 72, of Mililani died in Honolulu. She was born in Okinawa, Japan. She is survived by sons Dennis and Donald, daughter Kumiko Sakihama and seven grandchildren. Private services.

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Olympia Carreira Kline

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 29, 2012
Olympia Carreira Kline, 89, of Pearl City, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sisters Isabel McKinstry, Margaret Whitmire and Jean Amell. Private scattering of ashes.

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Grant Keo‘okalani Bailey Sr.

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 14, 2012
Grant Keo‘okalani Bailey Sr., 93, of Kahului, a retired farmer, died. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by son Grant K. Jr., daughters Yolanda “Aunty Lei” Padua and Alice-Anita Nakoa, sisters Hannah Pang and Teresa Figueroa, caregiver Winifred “Aunty Bobbie” Poirier, caregiver and grandchild Leolani, another nine grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Ronald Haruo Nagano

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

June 1, 2012
Ronald Haruo Nagano, 75, of Honolulu, a former executive secretary at the Japanese Chamber of Commerce, died in a private care home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Paul T. and sister Eleanor A. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.

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Harry Urise Hillen Jr.

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

April 17, 2012
Harry Urise Hillen Jr., 71, of Honolulu, formerly of Kaunakakai, Molokai, and Kawaihae, Hawaii, a retired Operating Engineers dredge mate, died in Honolulu. He was born in Harrisburg, Pa. He is survived by wife Erla M.; son Chadd M.; daughters Paula “Lani” Follner, Cynthia Seno and Desiree Hillen; brothers Otto, Thurston, Frederick and Allisson; sister Amy Kululoia; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hawaii Kai. Services: 11 a.m. Private inurnment. No flowers.

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Grant Masami Kumura

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

April 29, 2012
Grant Masami Kumura, 50, of Honolulu, a Hawaii Stevedore Inc. machine operator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Reece Kumura-Shodahl, daughters Nicole Jalomo and Amber Kamakele, father Kenneth, brother Morris, sisters Candace Kumura and Paula Reginer, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hope Chapel Olomana, 1020 Keolu Drive, Kailua. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire.

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Frank Bautista Jr.

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

April 8, 2012
Frank Bautista Jr., 83, of Ewa Beach, a former farmer at Orians Farm, died in Waianae. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by hanai family members Albert, Frederick and Alexander Orian, and Pauline Sugimoto. Private services.

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Elsie Etsuko Nariyoshi

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 15, 2012
Elsie Etsuko Nariyoshi, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Regent Hotel waitress, died in Honolulu. She was born in South Hilo. She is survived by daughter Lisa Sur and a grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Phillip Hiroshi Ikeda

Posted On June 3rd, 2012 -

May 29, 2012
Phillip Hiroshi Ikeda, 58, of Kula, Maui, a Maui County wastewater department operator, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Monika Jost, daughter Napuaonalani, mother Cecelia Hopkins, brothers Kent and Clayton, and sisters Evelyn M. Zimmerman and Leimomi Lane. Services: 12:30 to 4 p.m. June 10 at Fort DeRussy, on the beach. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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