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Jane Hiroko Young

Posted On April 4th, 2014 -

March 19, 2014
Jane Hiroko Young, 80, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by son Eric T.; daughter Wendy L.; brother Yasuo Oshiro; sisters Nesan Tengan, Fumiko Arakaki and Betty Ikehara; and a grandchild. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Ingeborg Maria Gabriel

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March 23, 2014
Ingeborg Maria “Oma” Gabriel, 86, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Bad Reichenhall, Germany. She is survived by husband Ignacio Jr., son Milton L., daughter Ingrid B. Gabriel-Nesbitt, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Valley of the Temples Chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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George Arthur Hall

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March 29, 2014
George Arthur Hall, 87, of Honolulu, an entrepreneur in manufacturing and a Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Gayle, son Jeff, daughter Kimm Bates, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Burial: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.

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Leichi Higashiguchi

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March 15, 2014
Leichi Higashiguchi, 87, of Honolulu, an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 100th Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, and owner and president of Eastgate Distributors, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hana, Maui. He is survived by wife Mildred, sons Mark and Dennis, daughters Laurie Planas and Julie Higashiguchi, brother George, 14 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Star of the Sea Church, 4470 Aliikoa St., Honolulu. Mass: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Terrence Patricia Hoganson

Posted On April 4th, 2014 -

March 28, 2014
Terrence Patricia “Terry” Hoganson, 72, of Fairbanks, Alaska, formerly of Hawaii, a teacher, died in Fort Collins, Colo. She was born in Hibbing, Minn. She is survived by husband Kenneth; sons Michael, John, James and Joe; and daughter Kathleen. Services in Colorado. Online condolences: goesfuneralcare.com.

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John Lewis Pao’o Kahana Jr.

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March 29, 2014
John Lewis Pao’o Kahana Jr., 73, of Hauula, a city maintenance employee, died in Kailua. He was born in Hauula. He is survived by son John “Pao’o” III; daughter Lehua Leota; brothers Frank Kaahu, Pocho Cox, Hale Lake and Pisaga Maiava; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. April 11 at St. Joaquim Catholic Church. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. Online condolences: woolseymortuary.com.

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Mildred Tatsuko Katayama

Posted On April 4th, 2014 -

March 18, 2014
Mildred Tatsuko Katayama, 92, of Kaneohe, a retired Malahini Sportswear seamstress, died in Leahi Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Ann M. Haitsuka and Janice S. Powell, sister Grace Kanda, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

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Alice R. DeMello

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 20, 2014
Alice R. DeMello, 93, of Honolulu, a retired federal government secretary, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Private services.

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James Whalen

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 29, 2014
James Whalen, 19, of Honolulu, a student, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Kaiser Medical Center. He is survived by parents Jay and Karen, brother Sean, sisters Piper and Marina, and grandparent Penny Spies. Private services. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Agnes Lily DeZafra

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 9, 2014
Agnes Lily DeZafra, 90, of Waianae, a Waianae Early Education foster grandparent, died in Honolulu. She was born in Napoopoo, Hawaii. She is survived by sons George B., Patrick and Valentine; daughters Margaret Pokakaa and Bernardine A. Moniz; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

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James Everett Williams Jr.

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 22, 2014
James Everett Williams Jr., 65, of Ewa Beach, a retired Army chief warrant officer, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Oklahoma City. He is survived by wife Bok; sons Everett, Terrance and Daniel; mother Georgia Mae Campbell; 12 brothers and sisters; and three grandchildren. Graveside services: 1 p.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

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Gladys Yukiko Furuta

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March 21, 2014
Gladys Yukiko Furuta, 87, of Honolulu, a retired J.C. Penney Co. human resources supervisor, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Richard I. and Ken K., sister Yoshiko J. Mayeshiro, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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George Arthur Hall

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 29, 2014
George Arthur Hall, 87, of Honolulu, an entrepreneur in manufacturing and a Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Gayle, son Jeffery, daughter Kim Bates, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Burial: 8:30 a.m.Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Herbert Hiroshi Ikenaga

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 22, 2014
Herbert Hiroshi Ikenaga, 83, of Honolulu, an Air Engineering Corp. retiree and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jean C., sons Ross S. and Scott A., and sister Helen A. Shigemura. Private services.

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Chieko Kishi

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 7, 2014
Chieko Kishi, 87, of Hilo, a First Hawaiian Bank retiree and Sanford K. Okura Attorney at Law employee, died in Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Care Center. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by daughter Gail, brother Edward Nagata and sisters Kiyoko Oda and Lucile Nakamura. Private services.

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Seiki Koga

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 16, 2014
Seiki Koga, 96, of Honolulu, a retired Blairs Ltd. cabinetmaker and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Mildred M. and son Milton M. Private services.

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Keoni Kahanuola Manners

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 30, 2014
Keoni Kahanuola Manners, 30, of Waianae, a residential assistant, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elaine L. Kamanawa; son Kua’alii K. Mahiai-Manners; daughter Mahealani Dabis; father Levi A.; mother Suelyn A.; brothers Dylan, Jonah and Kelii; sister Malia; and two grandchildren. No services.

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Ricardo Mata Marin Sr.

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March 14, 2014
Ricardo Mata Marin Sr., 71, of Waipahu, a chef, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Anselma, sons Ricardo Jr. and Ricky, daughter Ludy Jenkins, sisters Francisca and Lolita, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples.

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Tsuruko Miyahira

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

Feb. 8, 2014
Tsuruko Miyahira, 93, of Kapaa, Kauai, a former owner of Olympic Cafe in Kapaa, died in Pearl City. She was born in Lawai, Kauai. She is survived by son Ernie Tamashiro; daughters Laura Tateyama, Donna Oki and Jean Tokuhama; brother Takeo Tengan; and sister Misao Tengan. Private services.

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Gilbert Paul Aguiar

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 31, 2014
Gilbert Paul Aguiar, 84, of Hilo, a retired heavy equipment operator and mechanic at the former Theo H. Davies Co. and Pacific Machinery, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Leilani, son Curtis, daughter Sharon Butler, brother George, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Bradford Katsuji Nakata

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 16, 2014
Bradford Katsuji Nakata, 60, of Mililani, an information technology consultant and an Air Force veteran, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Pamela N., son Jason S., daughter Shannon A., father Tamotsu, brother Michael D.K. and sister Jan A. Kim. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services at noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Cornelio Keoki Namauu Albo

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 24, 2014
Cornelio Keoki Namauu “Junior” Albo, 66, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a farmer, Hilo Coast Processing Co. employee and former commercial fisherman, died at home. He was born in Pepeekeo. He is survived by wife Janet; sons Christopher and Jason Price; daughter Tracie Price; stepmother Thelma S. Domingo; brothers Nathan and Joel S. Albo, and Carlos, Vicente, Roberto and Rudolpho Navor; sisters DeannaAnn and Maryann Navor, and Rosalinda Pavao; hanai brother Richard Asato; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire.

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Charles C.K. Ng

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 8, 2014
Charles C.K. Ng, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Airlines mechanic and International Association of Machinists assistant general chairman, died in Honolulu. He was born in Koolaupoko. He is survived by wife Sumiko; sons Rodney, Bryant and Lawrence; daughter Audrey; brothers Henry and Richard; and sister Margaret Butler. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Pete Flores Ben

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 5, 2014
Pete Flores Ben, 78, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. He was born in Urdaneta, Bugasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Erlinda B.; sons Patricio and Bonnie; daughters Josefina Estrada, Divina Balliao, Nimpha Guico, Flordeliza Bello and Mary Ann Baybayan; sister Violeta Johnson; 30 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Mass: 9:30 a m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual, black attire. Flowers welcome.

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Clementino Agbayani Riodil

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 5, 2014
Clementino Agbayani “Clem” Riodil, 78, of Waipahu, an Oahu Cabinet Ltd. retiree, died in Aiea. He was born in San Vicente, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosalina “Saling,” sons Cecilio and Adelbert, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday 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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Gladys W. Chow

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 1, 2014
Gladys W. Chow, 95, of Honolulu, a homemaker and former employee at Gaspro and Bishop Trust, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Willard T., daughter Glenda sister Rose Wehr and two grandchildren. Private services.

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Arsene Stibbard

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 30, 2014
Arsene “Nena” Stibbard, 76, of Honolulu, an Arcadia Nursing Home caregiver, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Neal K. and Arthur K., daughter Renee K. Kurtelawicz, brothers Benjamin and Sylvester Torres, sisters Chana Cyr and Octavia Torres, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

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Russell Gordon Collier Sr.

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

Nov. 14, 2013
Russell Gordon “Rusty” Collier Sr., 60, of Ewa Beach, a retired truck and tour bus driver, and a Navy veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ewa Beach. He is survived by wife Virginia; sons Russell Jr., Wesley, Zachariah and Donovan; brother Danny; sisters Margaret C. Kamaka, Jacqueline Cole, Briana Fonoti and Dorinda Ohelo; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

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Florence Michiyo Suzuki

Posted On April 3rd, 2014 -

March 21, 2014
Florence Michiyo Suzuki, 98, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Stanley K. and Albert T., daughters Carolyn E. Miyata and Jo Ann K. Woodring, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

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Kay Craft

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March 28, 2014
Kay Craft, 80, of Kailua, a retired church organist, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Indianapolis. She is survived by husband the Rev. Bruce P.; sons Dale and David Anderson; daughters Ronnah McCormick, Leah Anderson, Ginny Gary and Laura Weigand; sisters Maxine Dialogue and Marcia Lowrance; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church, 1004 Kailua Road. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.

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