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Maximina Kofe Gray

Posted On March 12th, 2015 -

Feb. 11, 2015
Maximina Kofe Gray, also known as “Masingi” and “Sheba,” 63, of Waianae died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ernest; brothers Demetrio, Francisco and Cresanto Catian, and Abundo Bohol; and sisters Lauvi Puna, Eseta Afalava, Trinidad Pilago and Felomina Cintron. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at New Hope Leeward Kapolei Parkway Campus, 480 Kamokila Blvd. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

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Stanley Takeshi Hasegawa

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March 7, 2015
Stanley Takeshi Hasegawa, 73, of Aiea, a retired state Department of Accounting and General Services surveyor, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gloria, sons Galen Hasegawa and Darin Mishima, brothers Kenneth and Raymond, and sisters Judy Chow and Mae Chowning. Visitation: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. March 19 at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. No flowers.

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Alfred Kiyoshi Lono Kauihou

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Feb. 26, 2015
Alfred Kiyoshi Lono Kauihou, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Sears Roebuck & Co. salesman, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Doris; sons Lyle, Gregg and Ross; and daughters Jan Russell and Gayle Kauihou. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Elsie Lu Chung Loke

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Feb. 24, 2015
Elsie Lu Chung Loke, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Beijing. She is survived by son Victor, daughters Joan and Yvonne, brothers Shi Ping and Charles Liang, sister Lucy and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Venancio Bergantinos Lime

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Feb. 9, 2015
Venancio Bergantinos Lime, 101, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Lesa; sons Vincent, Angel and Taateo; daughters Anita Navares, Shirley Miguel, Linda Daniel, Sally Tomas, Lillian and Sandra Lime, Helen Hunt and Susan Bailey; 48 grandchildren; 74 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services at noon. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Francis Ray Kapelakapuokaka’e McMillen

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Feb. 7, 2015
Francis Ray Kapelakapuokaka’e McMillen, 89, of Wailuku, a retired Army lieutenant colonel and chairman of the Board of Education, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Joan Tanner, Georgia McMillen and Martha Grant; sister Kehaulani Schroeder; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m.

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Howard Jitsuo Mimaki

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March 5, 2015
Howard Jitsuo Mimaki, 83, of Hilo, a retired administrator from the state High Technology Development Corp., Hawaii island liaison officer for former Gov. George Ariyoshi, and insurance agent at Occidental Life Insurance Co., died in Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Care Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Nobuko “Gere,” son Lane, daughter Mari Vermeer, brothers Calvin and Raymond, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin, 398 Kilauea Ave. Services: 11 a.m. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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Martha Maka Takata

Posted On March 12th, 2015 -

Feb. 11, 2015
Martha Maka Takata, 89, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Samuel Kootaka and Eugene, Vincent and Laurence Takata; daughter Pauline; brothers Randall, Earl and Robert Simeona; sister Keala Okamura; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, Nuuanu. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at the church. Services: 11 am. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

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Richard Arlen Adams

Posted On March 12th, 2015 -

March 6, 2015
Richard Arlen Adams, 84, of Honolulu, an Air Force veteran and a retired hospital administrator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Texas. He is survived by wife Silva; sons Jim, Jerry and Mike; brother Tom; sister Sharon Lewis; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Committal services: 3 p.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Honolulu Shriners Hospital for Children. Online condolences: woolseymortuary.com.

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Ralph Masanori Tanijo

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Feb. 26, 2015
Ralph Masanori Tanijo, 90, of Honolulu, a retired electrician and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Colin M. and Craig N., daughter Corrie K. Saiki, sisters Harriet Handa and Thelma Tanaka, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Pernell Kaohu Aio

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March 2, 2015
Pernell Kaohu Aio, 37, of Ewa Beach, formerly of Nanakuli, a Ko Olina Beach Club employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Kawehilani T. “Kawehi” Ballou; son Ikaika M.; hanai son Malakai K. Daily; hanai daughter Mikaela K. Ballou; parents Paul H. and Pamela H.; brothers Patrick, Preston and Kelly; sisters Paula and Kylie; hanai brother David Justice; and hanai sister Lily Justice. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Rita Catholic Church, Nanakuli. Mass: 10 a.m. Reception to follow at the courtyard outside the church. Casual or aloha attire. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Fe Del Rosario Vidal

Posted On March 12th, 2015 -

March 8, 2015
Fe Del Rosario Vidal, 79, of Honolulu, a medical social worker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Manila. She is survived by husband Alejandro L.; son Alex; brother Victor; sisters Rose, Laura and Grace; and a grandchild. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 4470 Aliikoa St. Services: 2 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Graduate School of Social Work-University of Hawaii Foundation, Kuakini Medical Center Geriatric Care Services or Hawaiian Humane Society. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Clarence Bush Jr.

Posted On March 12th, 2015 -

Feb. 11, 2015
Clarence Bush Jr., 75, of Kaneohe, a city Refuse Division retiree, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Clarence III and Shawn P., daughter Sasha M., former wife Janet M., brothers Leonard and Ronnie, sisters Barbara Jojo and Darlene Caldeira, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Donald Wilson

Posted On March 12th, 2015 -

March 2, 2015
Donald Wilson, 83, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Minneapolis. He is survived by sons Kingsley and Tim, daughter Dawn Rondeau, sister Dory Peterson, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services to be held in the summer in Minneapolis. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.

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Henry Apio

Posted On March 11th, 2015 -

Jan. 30, 2015

Henry Apio, 67, of Waianae, an employee at Walmart in Mililani, died in Aiea. He was born in Hono­­lulu. He is survived by wife Carol Ann, son Eli Tupua, daughters Tanya Enrico and Dawn Apio-Manoa, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 92-900 Makakilo Drive, Kapolei. Services: 11 a.m. Lunch to follow. Casual attire.

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Damaceno Barbero

Posted On March 11th, 2015 -

March 2, 2015

Damaceno Barbero, 60, of Wailuku, a resort industry worker, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Carmelita; daughters Jennifer and Jamie Lee Dela Cruz and Melissa Barbero; brothers Casimero and Der; and sisters Maty, Eva, Thala and Irene. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Good Shepherd Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku. Online condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.

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Mary Johnson Deadwyler

Posted On March 11th, 2015 -

Feb. 26, 2015

Mary Johnson Deadwyler, 83, of Ewa Beach, a pianist and organist, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Atlanta. She is survived by son Robert B., daughter Joan Debrah, sisters Gladys Knuckles and Mildred Wheeler, and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at University Avenue Baptist Church, 2305 University Ave. Services: 11 a.m. Online condolences: borthwick oahu.com.

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George Botelho Fernandez Jr.

Posted On March 11th, 2015 -

Feb. 28, 2015

George Botelho Fernandez Jr., 72, of Volcano, Hawaii, owner of a roofing business, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons George III and Joseph; daughters Deanna Owens and Toni-Jen Bastatas; mother Mary Perez; brothers Albert, August and Melvin; sister Margaret Guilo; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 1-3 p.m. Sunday at Cooper Community Center, Volcano.

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Carmelo Garcia Gamiao

Posted On March 11th, 2015 -

Feb. 4, 2015

Carmelo Garcia “Ilong” Gamiao, 86, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Lucila “Luz”; sons Anastacio “Jerry,” Cornelio “Rey,” Jamie “Oldie” and Ronnie “Boyet”; daughter Marites “Vilma” Manayan; brothers Eleno and Pablo; sister Magdalena G. Agbayani; 15 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Anita Caravalho Garcia

Posted On March 11th, 2015 -

Feb. 1, 2015

Anita Caravalho Garcia, 80, of Mililani died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Danny Q.; sons Roy and Lando Anaya, and Danny P. Garcia; daughter Anna Vega; brother Ernest Caravalho; sisters Margaret Martinez and Bennerita Coltes; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

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June C. Ikemoto

Posted On March 11th, 2015 -

Feb. 25, 2015

June C. Ikemoto, 55, of Lihue, an attorney with Law Office of June C. Ikemoto and vice president and co-owner of Blue Knight Services Hawaii Inc., died in Stanford Medical Center. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by husband Leroy W. Taguma, daughters Taryn and Holly Taguma, brother Alvin M. and sister Mitsue. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary Chapel, Lawai, Kauai. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.

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Dorothy Pualani Kim

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Feb. 20, 2015

Dorothy Pualani Kim, 87, of Honolulu, a retired state employee, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ray J., Paul A. and George Jr.; daughters Julia, Georgiana, Steph­anie and Leona; brother Andrew Makua Jr.; 19 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Updated information for an obituary published Saturday.

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Ikaika Ko‘omoa

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Feb. 16, 2015

Ikaika Ko‘omoa, 18, of Hana, Maui, died. He was born in Wai­luku. He is survived by parents Dayton Na‘ali‘i-Beck and Iris Ko‘omoa; brothers Kekoa Ko‘o­moa and Kanaaheo and Kamalana Beck; sisters Kaio‘onalani Beck, Nahiku Ko‘omoa and Wailena Pu; and grandparents Tom Nun and Paul Davis. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Service: 6:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

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Jeremy Keli‘i Ledward

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Feb. 13, 2015

Jeremy Keli‘i Ledward, 43, of Kauai died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Jeremy Jr. and Kyle, daughter Kiana, parents Mark and Louise Sausen, brother Chad Listman and sisters Lehua Listman and Leah Sausen. Celebration of life: March 22 in Waimanalo, Alaihi Street beach access, and March 29 at “Pinetrees” in Hanalei, Kauai. For both locations, visitation at 11 a.m. and services at noon, with scattering of ashes and pot­luck paina to follow.

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James Hulikoa Lima

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March 2, 2015

James “Sol” Hulikoa Lima, 61, of Kaneohe, a journey painter, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kimo Johnson, daughter Tishelle “Mahina” Johnson, former wife April Johnson and brothers Henry “Muchi” Chow and Joe Ching. Scattering of ashes at noon Thursday at Kualoa Regional Park. Aloha and swimming attire. Bring your own chairs.

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Arthur Noel Misemer

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Feb. 23, 2015

Arthur Noel Misemer, 68, of Honolulu, co-owner and manager of Club Genji, and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died at home. He was born in Santa Barbara, Calif. He is survived by wife Gaye T. and brothers Clark and Gerald L. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Michiko Morikubo

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Feb. 27, 2015

Michiko Morikubo, 87, of Hono­lulu, a retired Pacific Woolen Co. seamstress, died at home. She was born in Yamaguchi, Japan. She is survived by sons Ernest M., Yasuo and Yukio; daughter Noriyo; brother Masaaki Morishige; sisters Tomoe Nukushina and Yoshino Mizukami; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Myrtle Helene Kapulaniokainoakapu Perkins

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Feb. 24, 2015

Myrtle Helene Kapu­laniokainoakapu Perkins, 94, of Honolulu, a state employee and a Coast Guard Auxiliary veteran, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Charles Holt and sisters Rose K.H. Kam and Wattie H. Wright. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: oahumortuary. com.

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Theodore Magana Sumaoang

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Feb. 16, 2015

Theodore Magana “Teddy” Sumaoang, 88, of Honolulu, a Hawaii Laborers’ Union retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by daughters Ofelia Woodard, Juliet Young and Marilyn Ingram; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Nobuyuki Watanabe

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Feb. 6, 2015

Nobuyuki Wata­nabe, 87, of Mililani, a retired Coast Guard accountant and an Army veteran, died in Kapolei. He was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Janet, son Keith, daughter Coran, brother Yasuki and sisters Tsuyuko Serain and Chieko Cornelios. Visitation:
5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No monetary offerings.

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