Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

Allan “Masa” Tadashi Masagatani

Posted On September 21st, 2018 -

Allan Allan Tadashi Masagatani of Kaneohe, age 80, passed away on August 23, 2018 at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center. Born in Honolulu on August 20, 1938, he was raised in Kapahulu and graduated from University High School. He worked for many years at Sears, Windward Mall, and retired as Display Manager. An avid fisherman, he was happiest on or in the ocean. He is survived by his wife, Donna, sister, Alice Takenaka, and many nephews and nieces. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 27th at Hawaiian Memorial Park in Kaneohe. Visitation at 5:30 p.m., Services at 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Wallace Dale McGrew

Posted On September 21st, 2018 -

89, of Kaneohe, passed away September 3, 2018. He was born on March 1, 1929 in Flora, Illinois and was a former President of Star-Bulletin Printing Company, a retired President of Edward Enterprises, and a U.S. Navy veteran who served at Pearl Harbor. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Nadine Rose McGrew. Survived by son, Stephen; daughters, Kathleen and Leslie; 5 grand- children, 3 great-grandchildren. Visitation 8:15-8:45 a.m., Wednesday, 9/26/2018, at St. Ann Catholic Church, Kaneohe. Mass will be celebrated at 8:45 a.m. with committal service and burial to follow at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Beatrice Puanani Thompson Naho`olewa

Posted On September 21st, 2018 -

Beatrice Puanani Thompson Naho`olewaOur beloved mother, Beatrice Puanani Thompson Naho`olewa, age 82, was called to rest on September 7, 2018, at her home in Dededo, Guam, in the company of her children. She was battling several illnesses at the time of her passing, but know this to be true! Her new life takes her to a beautiful place where she will be reunited with husband Alexander Naho`olewa, daugther Sandra Quintanilla, mother Agnes Perreira, father David M. Thompson, stepfather Joseph Silva, brothers Melvin and David Thompson, Jr., and many family & friends not seen in quite some time. We will remember her smile, her warmth, her energy, her laughter, and her love. She was born on May 4, 1936 in Honolulu, Hawaii; the youngest of five children. Her life was not easy, but she met life's challenges with grit & determination. She was immovable, until you touched her heart. She was a beauty queen and a "tom-boy"; graceful, yet tough as nails. A woman of many talents, she made the most exquisite oriental floral arrangements, created beautiful custom dresses and accessories for hula performances, and found hours of joy in gardening. She is survived by her children: Alexander Naho`olewa, Jr., Donna & Robert Pack; Beatrice Naho`olewa & Richard Pangelinan, Daylinn & U`ilani Naho`olewa, Kandi & Merritt Whittenton, and Shannon Naho`olewa; her grandchildren: Ivy Cruz, Irene Palomo, Tina Anthem, Desiree Salvadore, Allen Naho`olewa, Jason Ogo, Daisy Guyton, Amber Fuamatu, Alika Fuamatu, Kasey Mendiola, Trisha Mendiola, Crystal Perez, Whitney Pangelinan, Malie Naho`olewa, Hiwalani Naho`olewa, Puanani Naho`olewa, Mark Torre, Jr., and Kayla Norman; and I don't know how many Great grandchildren! She is also survived by brothers Earl Thompson and Joseph Silva, Jr, and sister Mae Kaupiko. She will be laid to rest beside her husband at Guam Veterans Cemetary in Santa Rita. E ola ka ha loa o ka `ohana Thompson a me ka `ohana Perreira. E ola ! Let the breath of the Thompson & Perreira families live on. We love you mom ~

Sister M. Jeanette Joaquin

Posted On September 20th, 2018 -

Sister M. Jeanette JoaquinSister M. Jeanette (Cecilia) Joaquin, O.S.F., 91, a Sister of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities, went home to God at St. Francis Convent, on September 12, after a lengthy illness. She was the daughter of the late Gumersindo and Filomena Barnacha Joaquin and was born at Schofield Barracks. Sister attended Leilehua High and St. Francis Convent schools, then entered the Sisters of St. Francis in 1950 and made her perpetual vows in 1955. She earned a Bachelor's degree at Chaminade College of Honolulu. After two years of catechetical work, Sister devoted the next 25 years to teaching in elementary schools in New Jersey, New York, and Hawaii. She spent a total of 31 years in the Diocese of Honolulu, teaching at Sacred Hearts School, Lahaina; Our Lady of Good Counsel, Pearl City; and St. Francis School, Honolulu. In the final 21 years of active ministry, Sister engaged in parish, pastoral and religious education ministries at St. Theresa (now Co-Cathedral) Parish, the Diocesan Office of Filipino Ministry, Molokai Catholic Community, and St. George Parish, Waimanalo, and was a volunteer at Kukui Gardens Community Center. Sister gained a reputation as an excellent Oahu tour guide, and she enjoyed cooking, photography, acrylic painting, and adult coloring pages. Sister was predeceased by her parents, her brothers, Amador (Helen) and Guillermo Joaquin, sister, Francisca (Raymond) Palomares, brother-in-law, George Repetti, and niece, Maile Repetti (John) Rogers. She is survived by a sister, Angelina Repetti. sister-in-law Dominga (Minga) Joaquin, and several (great) nieces and nephews, and the Sisters of St. Francis. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 22, at St. Francis Convent, 2715 Pamoa Road in Manoa Valley: Visitation begins 9:00 AM, Eulogy 10:45 AM, Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 AM, followed by reception. Inurnment at Diamond Head Memorial Park 2:00 PM. Text BoxIn lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sisters of St. Francis, Attn. Sr. William M Eleniki, 2715 Pamoa Road, Honolulu HI 96822. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Thomas Walters Clarke, Jr.

Posted On September 20th, 2018 -

Thomas Walters Clarke, Jr. THOMAS WALTERS CLARKE, JR. Born to Life November 8, 1935 Born to Eternal Life September 12, 2018 82, Graduate of Roosevelt High School C/O 1954 and Veteran of the United States Navy. Thomas retired from the Honolulu Police Department where he spent 14.5 years of his career as a Solo Bike Officer. He was preceded in death by first wife Elizabeth Jarrett Clarke and son Patrick J. Clarke. Survived by wife Charlotte Houghtailing Clarke; sons Michael (Nadine) Clarke, Stewart (Robyn) Clarke; daughter Kathleen Clarke (James) Moniz; Step children: Edward Wong, Samantha (Tyler) Ng, Sonja (Daniel) Riley Kalani Wong, George Wong; hanai daughter Celeste Kamihara; 24 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren. Visitation: 9:00 a.m. Mass: 11:00 a.m. at St. John Vianney Parish on Saturday, September 22, 2018 Lunch to follow in the Parish Hall ~ Badge #535 Call #916 Over and Out ~

Fumie “Frances” Shishido Tokairin

Posted On September 19th, 2018 -

Fumie 96, passed away peacefully on September 3, 2018, in Wahiawa General Hospital Long Term Care surrounded by family. She was born in Keahua, Maui on September 15, 1921. For over 40 years in 3 different locations, she owned and operated Frances Barbershop in Wahiawa. She will always be fondly remembered by her family and former customers, to whom she was "the barbershop lady." Predeceased by husband of 64 years, Hideo Tokairin and all 11 of her siblings. Survived by son, Alan (Stacey), daughters Fran Tokairin, Kay (Bary) Ewaliko and Susan Tokairin, 6 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, 2 step great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren, one step great great grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews. A Celebration of her Life will be held on Wednesday, September 26 beginning at 9:00 a.m., services at 10:00 a.m. at Hosoi Garden Mortuary in Honolulu. She will join dad in his niche at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at 1:00 p.m. Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Louis Benjamin “U’i” Zarko

Posted On September 19th, 2018 -

Louis Benjamin 88, of Honolulu, a Lockheed Air Terminal retiree, Army veteran and a Kuhio Beach Boy member passed away peacefully on August 23, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Maile, son Louis U'i (Lee), daughters Michele and Kehau Pa (Don); sister Millie K. Lee and hanai sister "Bobbi" Apuna Kahalewai; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter. Visitation from 8am and service will be at 9am fronting Dukes Waikiki Restaurant at the Outrigger Waikiki Hotel on 9/29/18. Ashes will be scattered at Sea. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Yasuko Matsudo Velligas

Posted On September 19th, 2018 -

Yasuko Matsudo VelligasOn July 26, Yasuko Matsudo Velligas, 92, loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away. Yasuko was born in Lahaina, Maui. Yasuko enjoyed homemaking and crafts. Her gifts of embroidery and sewing made life more comfortable for her family. She faithfully attended Our Lady of Sorrows Church for over 50 years and retired from Leilehua High as a cafeteria worker. Yasuko is predeceased by brothers Gintoku, Seiyu, Seizen; sisters Natsuko, Akiko; son Anthony. Survived by husband Frank; sons Dalton (Nona), Robert, Frank (Tommie) and John (Ronalyn); daughter Pauline (Gary); 13 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; brothers Ginyei Matsudo, Jinchi (Charleen) Matsudo; sisters Misaye Nakamura, Evelyn S. Araki, Margaret Zaan.

Alfred K. H. Ng

Posted On September 19th, 2018 -

Alfred K. H. Ng72, of Kailua, O'ahu, passed away in Kailua on August 30, 2018. Al was a Vietnam Vet who served in the US Army and a retired Crane Operator from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard where he served 35 years. He is survived by wife Margaret Ng, son: Devin (Aileen) Ng, daughters: Dayna Ng and Shantell (Bryson) Akina-Nitta, sisters: Bobbie (Larry) Sawai, Charla Kato, brother: Andrew (Donna) Ng, 14 grand- children and 2 great-grand- children. Services will be held at 6 pm on September 26, 2018 at Hawaiian Memorial. Burial will be held the next day at 10 am, Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Masami Hosaka

Posted On September 19th, 2018 -

93, of Kaneohe, passed away on August 18, 2018. He was a retired lab and x-ray technologist for the Piikoi Medical Lab. He is survived by his wife Doris; three sons, Steven (Dana), Glen (Kellie), Jon; and daughter Cheryl (Dale) Tateishi; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services held. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Thomas Keiji Higuchi

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

85, of Aiea, passed away on August 25, 2018 at the Palolo Chinese Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by his son, Mark (Joanne); grandchildren, Amy (Steve) Baek and Randy Higuchi; sister-in-law, Patsy Higuchi; brother-in-law, Thomas Tsuchimoto. Preceded in death by his wife, Edith; daughter, Suzanne Higuchi; brother, Harry and sister Hazel. Private services held. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

MORRIS SHOSEI ISHIHARA

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

93, of Honolulu, a retired planner estimator at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, passed away September 3, 2018 at Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by sons, Kerry (Joni) Ishihara, Bryan Ishihara and Neal (Christine Johnson) Ishihara; grandchildren, Kelli (Jared) Tavares, Torri (Jay) Yoshizawa and Christopher; great- grandchild, Emma; sister, Harriet Amuro. Private service held. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC

Fred Kiichiro Ishikawa

Posted On September 18th, 2018 -

94, of Honolulu, an Army veteran and retired vice-president of Kailua Products, Ltd., passed away on August 13, 2018 at Kuakini Geriatric Care. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by his wife, Patsy, and daughter, June (Manly) Williams. Private services were held. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Richard Kazuo Kanayama

Posted On September 17th, 2018 -

87, of Kaneohe, an Air Force veteran, a former fishery biologist in Marquette, Michigan, and a retired Assistant State Parks Administrator, passed away on September 7, 2018 at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by his wife, Janice; son, Galen; daughter, Lisa Kanayama; sisters, Jean Nakamura and Irene (Gerald) Atkins; and by grandson, Elon Kanayama. Visitation is at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 24, 2018, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. The service begins at 6:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Burial will be at Hawaiian Memorial Park on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Henry W. H. Au

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Henry W. H. Au1926 2018 91, returned to our Lord peacefully at his retirement home on July 24, 2018, with his daughter and son-in-law by his side. He was surrounded by close family and friends from his retirement home during his last days. He was first a businessman and entrepreneur with his first wife Myra Bow. After Myra's passing, he sold their business and worked for Schuman Carriage as a salesman for 30 years. He later married Eleanor Chong and they traveled and enjoyed their retirement years together. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. His grandsons meant everything to him. He was a kind and generous man, always thinking about his family and friends. He helped so many people with his generosity and thoughtfulness. There is a room at the American Cancer Society's Hope Lodge named after Henry and Myra in their honor. In his retirement years, he became an ardent poker player and puzzle master. He is survived by his wife Eleanor C. Au of 42 years, daughter Sandra Au Fong (Marvin), grandson's Nathan Fong (Jeong) and Timothy Fong. Henry was buried with military honors. All services were private.

Norman Glen Lee

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Age 60 of Kaneohe, passed away on July 20, 2018. He is survived by his daughter Jessica (Kaipo), and his granddaughter Kalysta Cabral; sister, Norma Jean Montoya; sister-in-law, Margaret; nephew Kaipo, and nieces Malia and Sanoe Deaver. Celebration of Life will be held from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on Saturday September 22, 2018 at the Clubview Gardens Homeowners Association Clubhouse, 47-771 Hui Kelu St. Kaneohe, HI 96744.

Richard Takashi Honda

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

75, passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018, at Queens Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He was an Army veteran and worked and retired from the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. He is survived by brothers, Harry (Nancy), Stanley (Katherine), and Monroe. He is also survived by sister-in-laws, Carol Ann Honda and Jane Honda and predeceased by brothers Roy, Charles and Horace (Freida). Visitation is at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 23, 2018, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. The service begins at 4:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Randall Mamoru Sasaki

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Randall Mamoru Sasaki RANDALL MAMORU SASAKI Randall Mamoru Sasaki passed on January 22, 2018 at age 68. Randy was born on October 4, 1949 in Lihue, Kaua'i. Following in his wife's footsteps, Randy was a proud participant in the University of Hawai'i Medical School's Willed Body Donor Program. Predeceased by wife Patricia and mother-in-law Barbara Takata. Randy is survived by his daughter Michelle, son Russell, grandson Conner K. Payes, parents Richard & Aileen Sasaki, sister Laura (Daryl) Noguchi, nephews Ryden & Racyn Noguchi, sisters-in-law Sandy and Pianta and faithful companion Hali'a. Services will be held at Honpa Hongwanji Hawai'i Betsuin on Sunday, September 23. Visitation at 2:00 p.m. Service at 3:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

WILLIAM F. THOMPSON III

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

WILLIAM F. THOMPSON IIIWilliam F. "Buzz" Thompson III, age 87, formerly of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away in Plymouth, MA on August 24, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Geraldine "Gerry" Fritz Thompson, cherished father of William (Kim), Joseph (Beverly), David (Rhonda), Matthew (Erin), Michael (Anna) and grandfather to 9 grandchildren. He was recently predeceased by his beloved sisters, Helen Ladd Thompson of Honolulu, Hawaii and Frances Lynch (Hal) of Jacksonville, Florida. Buzz was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on October 6, 1930 to parents William F. Thompson Jr. and Helen Niaukololani Antoinette Rosa. William Jr. served as Chief Clerk of the Federal District Court in Honolulu. Helen Rosa was the daughter of Judge Antone Rosa, Attorney General for King Kalakaua and was also the great-granddaughter of William Ladd, co-founder of the first commercial sugar plantation in Hawaii at Koloa, Kauai, in 1835. He was a member of the Outrigger Canoe Club for 73 years and a proud alumnus of Punahou School, where he was a student from kindergarten until graduation in 1949. During his high school years, he was elected student body president, was a member of the football, basketball and track teams and also participated in ROTC and Drama. In 1950, upon completing his first year at Duke University, where he was elected freshman class president, he was invited by President Harry S. Truman to participate in the meeting of the Midcentury White House Conference on Children and Youth in Washington, DC. He later went on to complete his undergraduate degree from the University of Hawaii before earning his Juris Doctorate from Vanderbilt Law School in 1959. Upon his return to Honolulu, he enjoyed a long and successful career as a prominent immigration attorney. He was a tireless champion for the legal rights of his clients and was always quick to mentor and share his wealth of knowledge with his fellow attorneys. In 2001, he and Gerry retired to Plymouth where they enjoyed hosting and visiting their family and friends. Buzz and Gerry recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in February. A Memorial service will take place in Honolulu at Oahu Cemetery at a date to be named later. In lieu of flowers the family is requesting that donations in Buzz's name be made to the Alzheimer's Association, National Headquarters, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601, www.alz.org. For more information or to sign the online guestbook please, visit www.cartmelldavis.com.

Torao Taketa

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

92, of Honolulu peacefully passed away on September 3, 2018 at his home in Nuuanu. He was founder of T. Taketa Sheetmetal Inc. He was survived by his wife, Takeko, children James (Laurie) and June Park (Jason Moromisato), 4 grandchildren and 1 great- grandchild. Memorial services will be held at Higashi Hongwanji Mission of Hawai'i on Wednesday, September 19th. Visitation at 5:30 pm, services 6 p.m. and refreshments to follow. Casual attire Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

JACQUELINE KEKAHILIAULANI YAMASHIRO

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

JACQUELINE KEKAHILIAULANI YAMASHIROA loving Mother, Grand, Great- Grand, Great-great-grandmother passed away July 19, 2018, at the age of 92. Born June 8, 1926 at Makua, Oahu. She retired from First Hawaiian Bank. Preceded in death by husband Kamezo and son Vincent (Charlene) Tavares. Jacqueline is survived by children: Antone (Alberta) Tavares lll, Ivanhoe K. (Jenny) Tavares, Marry Ann U, (Robert Sr) Glover. Stepchildren: Calvin (Jennifer) Yamashiro, Glenn (Tracy) Yamashiro, Susan Schank. And many Grand, Great-grand, Great-Great-grandchildren. Services at Mililani Mauka Chapel Sept 20, 2018. Family 08:00-08:30am; Friends 08:30- 09:30am. Service 09:30-10:30am. Burial at 11:00am.

JUAN “JOHN” J. FERRER

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

JUAN 91 of Waipahu passed away on August 7, 2018, in Honolulu. He served the U.S. Navy during WWII and the Korean War. He retired as Petty Officer 1st Class after 20 years of service. On June 24th, 2018 the U.S. Congress awarded him the Congressional Gold Medal. He is survived by the love of his life Fernanda 'Ferie' Ferrer. They were married for nearly 67 years. He is also survived by his children and grandchildren. Daughter, Janet (Kenneth) Andrade, Grandsons, Kenn and Jedd. Daughter, Ferna (Myles) Yamamoto. Granddaughters, Mylen (Ron) and Felicia. Son, Jicky (Marla) Ferrer. Grandson, Myca (Lorraine). Son, Franklin (Leanne) Ferrer. Granddaughter, Ka'iulani and Grandson, Keolala'i. Son, Jeffrey (Sumiyo) Ferrer. Grandson, Keoni, and Granddaughter, Hali'a. Wake Service: Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at Mililani Memorial Park's Mauka Chapel. Visitation will be 5:30 pm followed by prayer service at 6:30 p.m. Services on Thursday, September 20, 2018. Visitation: 10:15 a,m.; Mass: at 11:00 a.m. at The Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church (94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu, HI 96797) Burial: 1:00 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (2177 Puowaina Drive Honolulu, HI 96813). Casual Attire. In lieu of flowers, a tax-deductible donation may be made to the Filipino Veterans Recognition and Education Project (FILVETREP). www.filvetrep.org/donatetoday or to the Autism Society of Hawaii 501 (c) (3) https://www.firstgiving.com/event/AutismSocietyHawaii/ John-Ferrer-Memorial-Fund in memory of Juan "John" Ferrer.

Carolyn Leinaala Lee

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Carolyn Leinaala Lee, 81, passed away in Moanalua on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Survived by children; Shane (Terry Ann), Jadyanne, and Rickey (Michele); grandchildren, Shanette (Drew) Landes, Randon Serikawa, Terren (Elsa) Lee, Reanna Serikawa and Ricky-Thomas Serikawa; great-grandchild, Evelyn Landes; siblings, Lani (Danny) Louis, brother Warren (Linda) Elderts, brother-in-law (Sugar) Gene Cabral, Maitland Elderts, Keiki Elderts, Andrea Elderts, Olivia Elderts, and Heather (Matt) Chu. Service will be held at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary on Friday, September 21, 2018 Visitation: 5 pm Service: 6 pm. Graveside service will be held at Valley of the Temples 10 am on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Lynnette Kaleianuenue Aea

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Lynnette Kaleianuenue AeaMarch 5, 1945 August 20, 2018 On Monday August 20, 2018, Lynnette Kaleianuenue Aea (Ignacio) passed away peacefully in her sleep in her home in Aiea on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. She was 73 years old. Lynnette is survived by her sister, Letitia K. (Tish) Holt; husband, Reuben H. Aea; children, Ronpaul E. Aea (Kathleen), Randon K. Aea, Rana NWC Aea; and grand- children Brandee Aea-Medeiros, Keilani Aea-Purnell, Kainoa Aea, Kekoa Aea, and Kawika Aea. Lynnette was a lifetime member of 'Ahahui Ka'ahumanu Chapter 1 of Honolulu since 1984. Lynnette's celebration of life will be on Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 10:30am to 2pm at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary, located at 45-425 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744. Program will begin at 10:30am. Please correspond with Lynnette's family by phone (808) 488-2170 or through the mail 98-511 Lulu St. Aiea, HI 96701. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

WALLACE TAKUMI KAKU

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

WALLACE TAKUMI KAKU77, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away on August 16, 2018. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. Survived by loving wife of 47 years, Harriet; sons Scott, Jason (Darlene), Lance (Michelle); 6 grandchildren. Siblings: James (Chieko), Roger (Fayrene) and Judy. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.; Services: 11:30 a.m. on Friday, September 21, 2018 at Borthwick Mortuary Maunakea Chapel. Inurnment: 2:00 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Haruo Miyamura

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Haruo MiyamuraAge 90 of Mililani passed away on August 8, 2018 in Aiea. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. Haruo retired from Chevron U.S.A. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He is survived by his wife Alice M. Miyamura: sons Delton (Nicole) Miyamura, Dayton (LeeAnn) Miyamura, Denton (Marla) Miyamura: daughter Delaine (Russell) Ige: 7 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter. Visitation will be at 9:00 a.m. Thursday September 27, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park's Makai Chapel followed by funeral service at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be 12:30 p.m. Thursday September 27, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual / Aloha attire. Flowers Welcome.

Charlene Chiyomi Tasaka Lange

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

64, of Honoka'a, Hawaii, died July 4, 2018 at Ka Punawai Ola in Kapolei. Born in Honoka'a. Celebration of Life: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Anchor International Church by Pastor Vance Texeira.

Francis Kit Fu Pang

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

 Francis Kit Fu PangFrancis Kit Fu Pang, passed away at home peacefully on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at the age of 81. Francis retired from the Department of Transportation as a Senior Inspector and was currently employed with Bowers and Kubota. He is survived by his loving wife Inez, sons: James (Barbara), Arnold (Bonnie), and Mark; grandchildren: Jamee (Robert) Rivera and Alika (Jessica) Pang; great-grandchildren: Robert Rivera, Noah Rivera, Keahi Pang and Makana Pang; Sister: Annette (Donald) Yasutake; Brother: Dwight (Jean) Pang. Services will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Mystical Rose Oratory on the campus of St. Louis School. Visitation at 9am, followed by mass at 10am. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Rachel Tamae Arakaki

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

88, of Aiea, passed away on August 20, 2018. Born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii, she was a retired clerk typist for the City and County of Honolulu, Department of Motor Vehicles. Preceded in death by husband, John, she is survived by her daughters, Renee Arakaki and Lisa Yamada; grandchildren, Sherie and Rylan Yamada; brother, Seimasa Miyashiro; sisters, Yukie Mento, Eleanor Shiroma and Amy Fukushima. Visitation from 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service at 5:30 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Joy Keahipuakauikawekiu

Posted On September 16th, 2018 -

Joy Keahipuakauikawekiu JOY KEAHIPUAKAUIKAWEKIU MILLS-FERREN Joy passed unexpectedly on August 3, 2018 in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. She was a Lifeguard with the Hawaii County Fire Department, stationed at Kahalu'u and La'aloa Beaches in Kona for the past ten years. Her lifeguard career began in the City and County of Honolulu, Districts II and III in the late 1990's. A Kona paddle-out and service was held on August 25, 2018 for family and friends. The Oahu Lifeguard paddle-out is scheduled for Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Sans Souci (Kaimana) Beach at 7:00 a.m., followed by Visitation and Service at the Volleyball Courts adjacent to the beach, 8:00-11:00 a.m. Survived by mother, Linda Leilani Mills; brother Keo (Debra) of Illinois; sister Yvonne Patcho of Waianae, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

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