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Bonifacio F. Garalde

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March 23, 2015
Bonifacio F. Garalde, 84, of Waipahu, a retired Honolulu Glass Co. glazier, Aloha Airlines security guard and an Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Waimanalo. He is survived by wife Rosalita “Rose”; sons Milton, Bonifacio Jr., Mark and Brian; daughters Yolanda Yee, Stephanie Rabe and Deena Harris; brother Claudio; sisters Mary Merritt, Lucia Tabbal, Arsenia “Archie” Wright and Frances Botts; 19 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Condolences: hawaiian memorialparkmortuary.com.

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Michael Sacay

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March 16, 2015
Michael Sacay, 57, of Honalo, Hawaii, a carpenter, plumber, electrician, mason and coffee picker, died at home. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Vivian; son Steven; daughter Shannon Hao; brothers Anthony and Richard; sisters Debbie Rafael, Gwen Brigoli, Veronica Brumaghim, Mila Brown, Anna Saxton and Felicia Butler; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. April 18 at Daifukuji Soto Mission, Hisashi Kimura Cultural Hall, Honalo. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Joseph Hall Jr.

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March 26, 2015
Joseph Hall Jr., 83, of Hilo and Kona, Hawaii, a retired truck driver and an Army captain, died in Independence, Mo. He was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Bradford and David, companion Lillias Leialoha, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Celebration of life in Littleton, Colo., pending. Burial on Hawaii island. No flowers.

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Naomi Gay Kam Tom

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Feb. 19, 2015
Naomi Gay Kam Tom, 87, of Kaneohe, a bookkeeper for the U.S. Department of Defense, Department of the Army, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ting Look, son Dennis, daughter Vicki, sister Vivian Wong, three stepgrandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. April 18 at Pali View Baptist Church, 45-510 Halekou Road, Kaneohe. Services: 4 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Kathleen Mamhot Higaki

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March 24, 2015
Kathleen Mamhot “Lynne” Higaki, 68, of Hilo and Pukalani, Maui, a Roberts Hawaii driver’s assistant and a retired Waiakea High School custodian, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Myles and Derek, daughter Kelsie Rae, brothers Benjamin and Eugene Mamhot, sisters Bonnie Aceret and Josephine Yokoyama, nine grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Graveside services: 1:30 p.m. at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.

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Brian Yoshimitsu Uda

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March 20, 2015
Brian Yoshimitsu Uda, 57, of Honolulu, a former vice president of operations for Cardinal Mailing Services, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Frank Y., sisters Shanon M. Uda and Alison T. Kaaina, companion Nana Pitolo and numerous hanai children and grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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Angel Unciano Sr.

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March 20, 2015
Angel Unciano Sr., 89, of Waipahu, formerly of Waimea, Kauai, died in Waipahu. He was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Fely, son Angel Jr., daughters Nieves Bobiles and Angelita Mello, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. April 18 at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Catholic Church, Waimea, Kauai. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Updated service information for an obituary published March 25.

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Lance T. Kidani

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March 16, 2015
Lance T. Kidani, 52, of Honolulu, a Kahala Kai Taxi employee, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Lyle and Edith, brother Irvin S. and sister Rhonda Y. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. April 18 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net.

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Inseob Kim

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March 31, 2015
Inseob Kim, 83, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Kimje, South Korea. He is survived by son Ki Young; daughters Suk Kyong Chong, Ji Won Kwon and Hyun Won Choi; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m.

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Robert Dean Kimura

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March 21, 2015
Robert Dean “Robbie” Kimura, 43, of Hilo died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by parents Ron and Amy, sisters Carolyn Uyeda and Sandy Nucci, and grandmother Masako. Visitation: 3 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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David Kameolani Marciel

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March 24, 2015
David Kameolani Marciel, 86, of Kaneohe, a B&C Trucking operations supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Jean, daughters Kathleen Shimizu and Heather Bishaw, son Bryan, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Norman Arsina Aludino

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March 28, 2015
Norman Arsina Aludino, 51, of Hawi, Hawaii, a Fairmont Orchid Hotel engineer and co-owner of Sonny’s Place Restaurant in Hawi, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Kapaau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Millicent; sons Desi and Aaron Saragosa; daughters Charmaine, Carla and Erika Saragosa; brothers Wade and Eric; sisters Mary Botelho, Vivian Fisher and Grace Miller; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. April 18 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Hawi. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawi County Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Annie Mendiola

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March 24, 2015
Annie Mendiola, 87, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Kalihi. She is survived by daughters Judy Lane, Penny Tada and Debora Inciong; sons Eric, Damien, Clyde, David and Charles; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Rosary: 8 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

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Philip Henry Moore

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March 28, 2015
Philip Henry Moore, 80, of Honolulu, a physics and mathematics teacher for Leeward Community College and an Army veteran, died in Forsyth, Ga. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Liz, daughters Stephanie A. DiMarco and Jennifer M. Riebli, sister Victoria Frisk and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net.

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Carol Lee Moreno

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Feb. 27, 2015
Carol Lee Moreno, 55, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in California. She is survived by daughters Sara Wallace and Cindy Moreno, brother Steven Petersen, sisters Sharon Murawski and Debbie Gieseman, and a grandchild. Services: noon April 18 at Manuka State Wayside Park, south on Mamalahoa Highway 11 before Ocean View. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Teody Simon Cariaga

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March 25, 2015
Teody Simon Cariaga, 53, of Kahului, a Four Seasons Resort Maui houseman, died at home. He was born in Buluan, Maguindanao, Philippines. He is survived by wife Julieta; daughters Faith Jean, Fabrienne Joy and Faye Jannien; brothers Teody Cercena, and Pepito S. Jr. and Melchor S. Cariaga; and sister Lerma C. Dumlao. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at King’s Cathedral. Services: 10:30 a.m. Interment: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Gardens of Meditation. Condolences: nakamuramortuary.com. Additional information for an obituary published Sunday.

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Gene Tokio Morishige

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March 6, 2015
Gene Tokio Morishige, 76, of Kaneohe, a state foreman at the Waimano Training School and Hospital, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sybil S., daughter Lisa H. Dau, brother Stanley S., caregiver and son-in-law Christopher L. Dau and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.

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Loreto Cateel Jr.

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March 16, 2015
Loreto Cateel Jr., 55, of Aiea, a mason, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Pamela, brother Steven and sisters Valerie Vegas and Jacqueline Hada. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Valley of the Temples Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Dennis George Nakamura

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March 8, 2015
Dennis George Nakamura, 61, of Waialua, a W.E. Painting Co. employee, died in Honolulu. He as born in Waialua. He is survived by son Michael; daughter Jennifer; mother Margaret; brothers Gary, Alan and Howard; sisters Judy Canaday and Kathie Nakamura; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Michael Catholic Church, Waialua. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

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Charles Robert Cullen Jr.

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March 3, 2015
Charles Robert Cullen Jr., also known as “Ipo” and “Chuckie,” a retired B&C Trucking Co. truck driver, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Christie-Ann Tanaka, brother Roland, sister Claudine Jenny, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. April 18 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Eugene Amen Ogan

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April 2, 2015
Eugene Amen “Uncle Ogie” Ogan, 84, of Kaneohe, a retired anthropology professor for Minnesota University and the University of Hawaii, and an Army veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Tulare, Calif. He is survived by sister Kathleen MacGregor and brothers Richard and Thomas. Private services. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialpark mortuary.com.

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Penny Lee Saunders Dobbs

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March 2, 2015
Penny Lee Saunders Dobbs, 58, of Tacoma, Wash., retired vice president of finance at eVisions, died in Tacoma. She was born in Kailua. She is survived by mother Flo, brother Harry and sisters Pamela and Lisa Saunders, and Patricia Wirth. Private scattering of ashes. Celebration of life: noon April 23. Email PLDCCelebration@gmail.com for service location. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Seattle Cancer Care Alliance or the American Cancer Society.

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Maria K. Hiranaka Okazaki

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April 7, 2015
Maria K. Hiranaka Okazaki, 57, of Lihue, a technician and receptionist for Dr. Michael Oride, optometrist, died at home. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by mother Bernice Hiranaka and brothers Leslie and Russell. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lihue. Mass: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow.

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George Washington Fernandez

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March 25, 2015
George Washington Fernandez, 95, of Honolulu, a truck driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by sons George F., Dennis E., Allan R. and Gary R.; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Barbara Lopez Saballa

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March 27, 2015
Barbara Lopez Saballa, 88, of Ewa Beach, a homemaker, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Lynette Lumabao, Pamela Zembik and Yvonne Valdez; sons James, Rodney and Edward; brother Moses Lopez; sister Deloris Yaris; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

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Gloria Rasalan Agno

Posted On April 10th, 2015 -

Feb. 6, 2015
Gloria Rasalan Agno, 63, of Ewa Beach, a housekeeper for Aqua Skyline Island Colony Hotel, died in Honolulu. She was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by two sons, three brothers, three sisters and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Kalihi. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. April 18 at the church. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

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Karen Leilani Kamakele

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March 23, 2015
Karen Leilani Kamakele, 62, of Apple Valley, Calif., a retired Finance Insurance Co. commercial line account manager, died in Apple Valley. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband James K., daughter Shalia, hanai sons Jason and Kaulana, and sisters Charlene Canto-Kazner, Carol L.K. Canto-Hamilton and Rene A. Canto-Langstaff. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at the cemetery. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.

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John Harold Shaw

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March 6, 2015
John Harold Shaw, 85, of Waimea, Hawaii, vice president of operations for McCabe, Hamilton & Renny Co. and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Juanita, sons Brian and Dwight, and daughter Ardis Shaw-Kim. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

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Michiko M. Kasahara

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March 24, 2015
Michiko M. Kasahara, 90, of Honolulu, a retired medical researcher at the University of California Medical Center, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by caregiver and sister-in-law Fumie and caregiver and nephew Al. Private services.

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Minoru Shimabukuro

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March 26, 2015
Minoru “Winchell” Shimabukuro, 95, of Hilo, a retired co-owner of the former Papaaloa Community Store and an Army veteran, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mabel S., sons Wayne and Craig, brother Tokihiko, sisters Tsuneko Taira and Setsuko Shimabukuro, and a grandchild. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

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