Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

Glenn Joseph Lau, M.D.

Posted On August 25th, 2012 -

GLENN JOSEPH LAU, M.D.
Age 65, passed away on June 6, 2012 in Birmingham Alabama after a battle with cancer. He was born on January 3, 1947 and grew up in Honolulu, graduating from Punahou School in 1965, Stanford University and the Hahnemann Medical College.
He practiced medicine for over thirty years, specializing in cardiac surgery in Birmingham and the last twenty years at the Anderson Medical Center in Meridian, Mississippi.
He is survived by his daughters Rose Marie Lau, Lisa Lau (Eric) Gordon, granddaughter Madison Malia Gordon, grandson Chase Alii Gordon, brother Gayle (Lorinda Wong) Lau and a niece and nephew.
A scattering of ashes in the ocean and private memorial service were held here in Honolulu in July.

Harold Aukai Naumu

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

HAROLD AUKAI NAUMU
Harold Aukai Naumu of Lihue, Kauai, passed away at his home on August 16, 2012 at the age of 82. He was born on July 29, 1930 in Hanapepe, Kauai.
After graduating high school, he met the love of his life Amy Shinagawa, to whom he was married 60 years.
Harold began his career with the local airlines before becoming a councilman for the county of Kauai. After serving two terms, he continued with the county and was appointed by the Mayor to the parks and recreation department from which he retired.
Dedicating his life to the youth and people of Kauai, Harold was one of the original Founders of WESCON Pop Warner Football (which still exists today) that formed in 1972 with the following states: Arizona, California, Nevada and all the Hawaiian Islands. Tony Rizzo, now the last of the original founders of Wescon, says that Harold was the best spokesman for Pop Warner throughout the state of Hawaii although he is most notably remembered for his legendary announcing style at KIF Football games.
He is preceded in death by his parents Aukai Wailele & Violet Aiu Apao Naumu; brothers, David, Wallace, Leilehua & Castle; sisters, Violet ‘Honey’ Young, Dora Hao, Helen Kaneakua, Judy Stewart; brothers in law, Abraham Hamm Young, Joseph Hao, Harry Kaneakua, Enoka Kaohi & Gene Murata; sister in Law, Rose Ruiz Naumu; Son in Law, Anthony Balocan.
He is survived by his wife Amy Shinagawa Naumu; sons, Harold Wallace Naumu & Robb Naumu; daughters, Doreen (Chris) Tamura, Laureen Naumu-Balocan; grandchildren, Daurice (Clifton) Tamura Arruda, Teresa (Brent) Tamura Amoy, Cy Tamura & Sean (Sarah) Tamura; great grandchildren Akoni ‘AJ’ Arruda, Aukai Arruda, Ayven Arruda, Aries Arruda, Brayden Tamura & Ethan Tamura; brother Arnold (Linda) Naumu; sister Minerva Kaohi; brother in law, Edwin (Betsy) Shinagawa; sisters in law Elizabeth Naumu, Janet Naumu, Janine Naumu, Joan (Don) Masuda & Ann Murata; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of his life will be held on Monday August 27, 2012 at the Kauai Veterans Center in Lihue from 4:00pm – 5:30pm Visitation; services at 5:30pm

GERI KAZUKO “ALOHALANI” VINCENT

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

GERI KAZUKO “ALOHALANI” VINCENT
Geri Kazuko “Alohalani” Vincent, 58, of ‘Aiea, a Fabric Worker at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and owner of TLC Quality Upholstery, Waipahu. She was born on July 11, 1954 in Honolulu and became our angel on August 8, 2012.
Geri is survived by husband Roy; son Kimo; daughters Leilani (Jose) Alfaro and Kiana; grand-doggies Kila, Le’a, Bubba, and Bella; mother Sumie Nii; sisters Marjorie Dougherty and Kathleen Burress.
Family Visitation 1-3pm, Public Visitation 3-5pm, Celebration of Life Service 5-6pm, Food and Fellowship 6-9pm. Sunday, August 26th at Borthwick Mortuary, Honolulu. Casual/Aloha Attire.
Online Condolences: www. borthwickoahu.com

GERI KAZUKO “ALOHALANI” VINCENT

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

GERI KAZUKO “ALOHALANI” VINCENT
Geri Kazuko “Alohalani” Vincent, 58, of ‘Aiea, a Fabric Worker at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and owner of TLC Quality Upholstery, Waipahu. She was born on July 11, 1954 in Honolulu and became our angel on August 8, 2012.
Geri is survived by husband Roy; son Kimo; daughters Leilani (Jose) Alfaro and Kiana; grand-doggies Kila, Le’a, Bubba, and Bella; mother Sumie Nii; sisters Marjorie Dougherty and Kathleen Burress.
Family Visitation 1-3pm, Public Visitation 3-5pm, Celebration of Life Service 5-6pm, Food and Fellowship 6-9pm. Sunday, August 26th at Borthwick Mortuary, Honolulu. Casual/Aloha Attire.
Online Condolences: www. borthwickoahu.com

Nagato Kimura

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

NAGATO KIMURA
88, of Honolulu, retired Hawaii Sugar Planters Association experimental researcher, died on August 15, 2012 in Waipahu. He is survived by wife, Norma Kimura; son, Steven (Janice) Kimura; brothers, Peter and George (Evelyn) Kimura; grand-daughters, Crystal (Cory) Tsuda and Jasmine Kimura. Private services were held.

GERI KAZUKO “ALOHALANI” VINCENT

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

GERI KAZUKO “ALOHALANI” VINCENT
Geri Kazuko “Alohalani” Vincent, 58, of ‘Aiea, a Fabric Worker at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and owner of TLC Quality Upholstery, Waipahu. She was born on July 11, 1954 in Honolulu and became our angel on August 8, 2012.
Geri is survived by husband Roy; son Kimo; daughters Leilani (Jose) Alfaro and Kiana; grand-doggies Kila, Le’a, Bubba, and Bella; mother Sumie Nii; sisters Marjorie Dougherty and Kathleen Burress.
Family Visitation 1-3pm, Public Visitation 3-5pm, Celebration of Life Service 5-6pm, Food and Fellowship 6-9pm. Sunday, August 26th at Borthwick Mortuary, Honolulu. Casual/Aloha Attire.
Online Condolences: www. borthwickoahu.com

RAYMOND MAKOTO NAKAMURA

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

RAYMOND MAKOTO NAKAMURA
Age 78, of Rolling Hill Estates, California, passed away June 29, 2012 in Torrance, CA. Born April 9, 1934 in Honolulu, Hawaii. A member of the Operating Engineers for over 30 years, he worked for Grace Pacific.
He is survived by sons, Guy (Gerri) Nakamura, Troy (Lynn) Nakamura;’ daughters, Dana (Jose) Hernandez, Dorcey (Michael) Oshiro; brothers, Tsugio (Betty) Nakamura, Harry Nakamura, Susumu (Kay) Nakamura; sisters, Helen (Raymond) Araki, Sumiko (Shigeki) Nii, Gladys (Andrew) Iwasaki; 8 grand-children; 1 great-grandchild.
Private services were held.

ROBERT (BOB) EDWARD BJERKE

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

ROBERT (BOB) EDWARD BJERKE
Robert (Bob) Edward Bjerke passed away July 20, 2012, at his home in Las Vegas. Bob was born in Valley City, North Dakota, the son of Henry Clayton and Emma Bjerke. He received his BA and Juris Doctor from the University of North Dakota. Bob moved to Honolulu in 1962 to start his own commercial real estate development company. He developed the first enclosed shopping center in Hilo and later Prince Kuhio Plaza. He received special recognition from the Hawaii House of Representatives for his support of The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands. Bob was a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity, the Navy League, the National Council of Shopping Center Developers, Central Union Church, Waialae CC, and the Pacific Club. Bob is survived by his wife, Libby (Darline), their two children, Dr. H. Scott Bjerke (Janet) and Heather Dickinson (Mark), and his three grandsons, Chris and Henry Dickinson and Duncan Bjerke. His ashes will be spread in the Pacific Ocean across from his long time home. Memorial contributions may be made to Daughters of Hawaii or Punahou School.

RIGLER, HOWARD MACCALMONT III

Posted On August 24th, 2012 -

RIGLER, HOWARD MACCALMONT III
August 16, 1951
- December 13, 2011
Howard passed away peacefully in San Diego. Born in Yakima, Washington, Howard grew up in Kailua, Hawaii. He graduated from Kailua High School in 1969. Howard worked for Pacific Bell in San Diego for 21 years and retired in 1999.
Howard is survived by Jean Mackinnon; his father, Howard M. Rigler, Jr.; sisters, Victoria Asaeda, Antonia Slatten, Linda Osborne, and Laura Rigler.
Howard will always be remembered for his love of nature and music. Rest in peace, Charlie.
Private services have been held.
“The mountains are calling and I must go.” John Muir

Andrew Insoo Miyashiro

Posted On August 23rd, 2012 -

ANDREW INSOO MIYASHIRO
4 month old infant son of Ryan Y. Miyashiro and Stacy M. Yang Miyashiro died August 13, 2012. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by brother Daniel Y. Miyashiro; grandparents Edwin & Jean Miyashiro, Vernon Yang and Song Nakata; great-grandmothers Chieno Sugihara and Tamiko Miyashiro. A private service was held.
“There is no foot too small that it cannot leave an imprint on this world.” You have touched our hearts, Andrew, and changed our lives forever.

DOROTHY “DEE” TABILANGAN THOMPSON

Posted On August 23rd, 2012 -

DOROTHY “DEE” TABILANGAN THOMPSON
Age 80, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away July 26, 2012 in Mililani. Born January 27, 1932 in Wailuku, Maui. Retired medical secretary.
She is survived by daughters, Debbie Jarrett, Charlotte Remigio; brothers, George (Marina) Guerrero, Sonny (Betty) Tabilangan; 7 grand-children; 12 great-grand-children.
Visitation 9 a.m. Tuesday (August 28) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Program 11:30 a.m. Prayer Service 12 Noon Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ALMA HARRIET KAIULANI BARTELS KAULU KEALOHA

Posted On August 23rd, 2012 -

ALMA HARRIET KAIULANI BARTELS KAULU KEALOHA
Revision to previous ad published on Tuesday,
August 21, 2012
Visitation 9-11am, Service 11-12pm on MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2012 at Borthwick Mortuary (Maunakea Chapel). Burial at 2pm Hawaii Veteran’s Cemetery in Kaneohe

Danielle “Danie” Barbara Mailani (Barrett) Nakagawa

Posted On August 23rd, 2012 -

DANIELLE “DANIE” BARBARA
MAILANI (BARRETT) NAKAGAWA
60 of Nanakuli, died on July 22, 2012 at Pali Momi Medical Center.
Danie was married to Calvin G. Nakagawa on January 8, 1986; they were married 26 years.
Danie was born in Honolulu, HI on June 22, 1952. Upon graduating from Farrington High School class of 1970, she went on to dance hula with the world famous Kodak Hula Show. Shortly after, she went on to work at Hawaiian Tel as an Operator. She was also a Bank Teller with a few banks, a Hostess at Makaha Inn, among other exciting adventures in her life. She then made it a focus of hers to be home for her children and support them at home. As all of her children grew, Danie started substitute teaching at Nanakuli High School, then later, much, much more than a teacher.
Danie enjoyed Dancing Hula, Bowling, Anything Competitive and loved helping others most of all. There was really nothing that Danie couldn’t do, once she decided she was going to do it. She was larger than life!
Danie is survived by her Husband, Calvin G. Nakagawa; Sons, Kearn Kaniala (Ana) Oishi (of Taezo Isamu Oishi), Charles (Jenell) Nakagawa, Chad (Gianna) Navarro (of Luis Navarro) & Michael-Brandon (Kiri-Lou) Halmos-Nakagawa; Daughter, Kimi (Kanila) Nakagawa Kahoonei; Father, Roy M. Barrett; Brothers, Bill (Wendy) Barrett & Roy Son-Son (Olena) Barrett; Sisters: Kau’i (Charles) Kealoha & Roxanne Felisi; Grandchildren, Justice, Aris, Kekoa, Kaleo, Elsie, Kiana, Keona, Jolie, Isabella, Hudson & Kyler.; Hanai Children: Calvin (Tracy) Nakagawa Jr., Joshua (Nicole) Nakagawa; Hanai Grandchildren, Calvin III, Owen, Ashley, Elijah, Liliana & Delilah. And many loving nieces and nephews.
Danie is preceded in death by her Mother, Madeline Kau’inohea Barrett.
Visitation is this Saturday, August 25th, at 8:30am at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, 89-235 Pua Ave., Nanakuli. Services will begin at 10am with refreshments and lunch to follow.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to any America Savings Bank to the account of “Danielle Nakagawa” as her family will be providing a scholarship for the “Danielle Nakagawa – Kahiau Fund”.

ADRIANO “DIANONG” PASCUA BALDUGO

Posted On August 22nd, 2012 -

ADRIANO “DIANONG” PASCUA BALDUGO
Age 69, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away July 25, 2012 in Wahiawa. Born January 4, 1943 in Parang Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Adriano retired from the Del Monte Corporation. He was a member of the Badoc Pinili Aide Association of Hawaii.
He is survived by wife, Regina Baldugo; sons, Robert (Nancy) Baldugo of CA, Richard (Rosalie) Baldugo, Roel Baldugo, Rey John (Charity) Baldugo; daughters, Lenie (Luke) Ibuos of CA, Liezl (Rolly Randy) Chan, Levie (Gilbert) Tungpalan of CA; brothers, Mario (Flor) Baldugo, Manuel Baldugo, Pedrito Baldugo, Paul (Bebot) Baldugo; sister, Elena (Bong) Gutierez; 19 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (August 26) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (August 27) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Mass 10:15 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

WILLIAM O. COOK JR.

Posted On August 22nd, 2012 -

WILLIAM O. COOK JR.
Age 95, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away August 11, 2012 in Kaneohe. Born March 9, 1917 in Newark, New Jersey.
He is survived by daughters, Bonnie Cook, Barbara Carlson; 6 grandchildren, Richard Mendez, Jr., Ja Nel Ramsbottom, Heather Sanchez, Kristi Mendez, Kelly Carlson, Terri Carlson; 5 great-grandchildren, John Ramsbottom, Ricquel Ramsbottom, Hi’ilei Dikilato, Scotty Dikilato, Maverick Sanchez.
Visitation 8:30 a.m. Monday (August 27) at Soldiers Chapel, Schofield Barracks; Funeral Service 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Schofield Cemetery. Aloha Attire.

Joslyn Leialoha Bernard

Posted On August 22nd, 2012 -

JOSLYN LEIALOHA BERNARD
Passed away on Aug. 8, 2012 at the age of 59, lovingly surrounded by her family at Pali Momi Medical Cntr. She was a ’71 grad of the Kamehameha Schools. She returned to her alma mater in 1989 to work in the unit 9 and 10 office as an office clerk after many years of working for Industrial Indemnity Ins. She would have been married 41 yrs. on Aug. 13 to John Pua Bernard Jr. Together they had one daughter, Joelle Ku’uleinani Branch, and one grandson, Monroe Kamaha’o Branch. She is also survived by her mother Mabel K. Kamahele, sisters Momi Kamahele, Leina’ala Mason (Larry), Kelley Heiaukulani (Charlie), Pamela Soo (Wendell) and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A celebration of her life will be held on August 26, 2012 at the Kamehameha Schools Chapel. Visitation will begin at 12:00pm with a service to follow at 1pm. Casual aloha attire.

TUI LEMAU

Posted On August 22nd, 2012 -

TUI LEMAU
Age 34, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away August 11, 2012 in Wahiawa, HI. Born January 5, 1978 in Utulei, American Samoa. An employee at Paradise Beverages as a driver for more than 7 years.
He is survived by companion, Charlotte David; son, Zavier Lemau; daughters, Angelica David, J-Cha David; adopted parents, Tuaau & Paiau Faavi; brothers, Victor (Keola) Lemau, Donny (Doreen) Faavi, Harry (Anna) Lemau, Douglas (Barbara) Faavi, Vincent (Mia) Lemau, Derek (Veronica) Faavi, Terrance (Brittney) Lemau; sisters, Lomia Pese, Diane (Galuega) Tagovailoa, Desiree (Joe) Faavi-Feleunga.
Visitation 5:00 p.m. Friday (August 24) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel, Funeral Service 6:00 p.m. Burial Saturday (August 25) 10:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers
welcome.

DR. RICHARD L. RADTKE

Posted On August 22nd, 2012 -

DR. RICHARD L. RADTKE
World renowned Marine Biologist and underwater explorer Dr. Richard L. Radtke 60, died Tuesday Aug. 7, 2012 at South Memorial Hospital in South Bend, Indiana. He was born July 9, 1952 in Knox, Indiana. He was surrounded by his loving and caring family.
He is survived by his mother Eunice Burgner and stepfather Larry of Knox, His son David Radtke of California and daughter Ocean Radtke of Hawaii. Sister Claudette (Jim) Ludwig of Knox, brothers Rev.Clifford (Beverly) Radtke of Michigan, Alan (Evelyn) Radtke of Denham and Douglas (Margaret) Radtke of North Judson, and one granddaughter Emi1y of California. Also numerous nephews and nieces.
He graduated from North Judson High School, North Judson, Indiana, in 1970. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, in 1974, and his Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina, in Marine Science in December 1978, at the age of 26. At the age of 28, Dr. Radtke was diagnosed with MS.
At age 47, Dr. Richard Radtke was a Full Professor in BIological Oceanography, in the School of Ocean and Earth Sciences and Technology at the University of Hawaii. He is considered an authority in fish biology an is a leader in three fields of fish biology. (1) larval fish ecology, (2) large pelagic fish population (tunas, billfishes, and sharks) (3) Antarctic and Arctic fish ecology. Some of his other interests include photography, scuba diving, fishing and sailing. He is credited with over 70 publications and numbers (>100) scientific meeting presentations. His experiences at sea include two trips to Antarctica wherein he is the first disabled scientist to accomplish research in Antarctica for which he was awarded a U.S. Presidential Commendation, just one of many awards and honors he has been accorded. He has accomplished research in his field in Thailand, Philippines, Japan, New Zealand, Australia, Spain, South America, Norway, Germany, Great Britain, USSR, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, the North Atlantic, Kona (one the island of Hawaii), Oahu and northern Norway.
These are noteworthy and phenomenal accomplishments. Throughout his professional career Dr. Radtke has never lost sight of the community-at-large. In his spare time, he has inspired students and adults through special presentations on his work and life. He has worked with groups of handicapped people, and was on the Board of Directors of the Multiple Sclerosis Society-Hawaiian Islands Chapter, the ALOHA Special Technology Access Center, Inc., Winners at Work and the Hawaii Center for Independent Living and Easter Seals. He received the University of Hawaii’s highest award for community service, The Robert W. Clopton Award for Distinguished Community Service. For his career accomplishments and community service, Dr. Richard Radtke has been honored as one of Hawaii’s 3 Outstanding Young Persons of 1990 and disabled person of the year for 1990. He was named to Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, inducted into the North Judson Hall of Fame, and selected as an American Association for the Advancement of Science Diplomacy Fellow. Dr. Richard Radtke received a US Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (one of ten in the nation). He went on to win other awards and accolades. Dr. Richard Radtke was truly inspirational.
Dr. Radtke recently retired after 25 years as a full Professor in Biological Oceanography in the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology at the University of Hawaii.
It is said that one loses something only to find that something else is gained. He demonstrates strength and clarity of will and purpose that may be the uncommon gifts of his physical disability.
For more info on Dr. Richard Radtke, you can goggle him online.

BILLY DON SEARS

Posted On August 22nd, 2012 -

BILLY DON SEARS
Age 77, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away August 9, 2012 in Wahiawa. Born December 19, 1934 in West Mineral, Kansas.
He is survived by wife, Nisa Sears; sons, Johnny Sears, Billy (Theresa) Sears Jr., David Sears, George Sears; daughters, Anna Marie Gavin-Kinny, Salani (David) Jennings, Matelina Aleki, Maxine (Pitone) Suivaaia; sisters, Joanne White, Elaine Hannan, Charlene Larsen; 13 grandchildren; 2 great-grand-children.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (August 27) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire.

ALMA HARRIET KAIULANI BARTELS KAULU KEALOHA

Posted On August 21st, 2012 -

ALMA HARRIET KAIULANI BARTELS KAULU KEALOHA
We are celebrating the life of our beloved mother, wife, & grandmother of four generations. She was born on January 18, 1925 and departed on August 4, 2012. She was also a retired State employee of 22 years.
She is survived by; husband, Paul Kealoha; daughters, Marilyn Umble-Kim (Harry), Lanette “Pua” Moleta (Harry), Paulie Johnson (Rayvon); sons, William “Billy” Kaulu (Diana), John Kaulu (Aloha), Allan Kealoha 28 Grand-children, 57 Great-Grand-children, 10 Great-Great-Grandchildren; sisters, Harriet “Pinky” Mariani, Helene “Blue” Suganuma (Herbert), cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Visitation 9-11am, Service 11-12pm, @ Borthwick Mortuary (Maunakea Chapel) and Burial 2pm @ Hawaii Veteran’s Cemetery in Kaneohe.
The Family Requests Aloha Attire.

FELICITAS T. BARTOLOME

Posted On August 21st, 2012 -

FELICITAS T. BARTOLOME
Age 69, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away July 16, 2012 in Ewa Beach. Born June 27, 1943 in Pagsanahan Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines.
She is survived by husband, Cipriano Bartolome; sons, Nelson Bartolome, Erwin (Charlie) Bartolome; daughter, Melanie (Randy) Peralta; sisters, Magdalena (Flordelino) Tagama, Concepcion Vergara; 5 grandchildren.
Visitation 8:30 a.m. Saturday (August 25) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 9:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

JACINTA “CASIN” VISAYA BOLOSAN

Posted On August 21st, 2012 -

JACINTA “CASIN” VISAYA BOLOSAN
Age 97, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away July 31, 2012 in Waianae. Born January 27, 1915 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. A member of the Waipahu Filipino United Church of Christ.
She is survived by sons, Fernando (Segundina) Bolosan, Javier (Rosemarie) Bolosan; daughters, Violeta Bolosan Antonio, Alberta (Florencio) Bolosan Madamba, Herminia Bolosan & Jakie; 33 grand-children; 40 great-grand-children; 6 great-great-grand-children.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (August 26) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:30 a.m. Monday (August 27) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

LEONARD A. PERREIRA

Posted On August 21st, 2012 -

LEONARD
A. PERREIRA
Aug. 5, 2012
Leonard A. Perreira, 67, of Pearl City died in Pearl City. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Celia N., son Garrett J.M., (Ann), sister Sister Margaret Leonard Perreira, stepmother Theresa and grandchildren, Marques and Marcya. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 1525 Waimano Home Road, Pearl City. Mass: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

JACK “HONDUKE” CHING

Posted On August 21st, 2012 -

JACK “HONDUKE” CHING
Age 93, of Mililani, HI, passed away July 24, 2012 in Mililani. Born August 22, 1918 in Honolulu, HI. A legendary Harley Davidson motorcycle racer, #99 at Ewa Beach Cane Fields, Honolulu Stadium, Waimanalo, Kahuku Airstrip, and Hawaii Raceway Park. Also a founding member of the oldest “Oahu Motorcycle Club (OMC)”.
A retired Operating Engineers Local 3 member and was a union top graderman who was famous for his work.
He is survived by sons; Jack Ching, Jr., Lawrence (Teri) Ching; daughters, Merlyn Ching Silva, JoAnn (Donald) Sato, Karen (Bryan Lindberg) Paty; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; brother, Willie (Ida) Ching; sisters, Violet Chew, Eleanor Lung.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (August 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Thursday (August 23) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m., Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

FLORDELIZA BARIAO FERNANDEZ

Posted On August 20th, 2012 -

FLORDELIZA BARIAO FERNANDEZ
Age 79, Honolulu, passed away August 5, 2012 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born February 2, 1933 in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines.
She is survived by husband, Lupo Fernandez; sons, Guillermo (Maritess) Fernandez, Rogelio (Analyn) Fernandez, Emmanuel Fernandez; daughters, Enriquetta (Angel) Mendoza, Hilda (Winifred) Fagaragan, Maria (Hermie) Fernandez; 9 grand-children; 1 great-grandchild.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday 8/23 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Friday 8/24 at St. John The Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Mass 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

LANI “NONA” R. TAYLOR

Posted On August 20th, 2012 -

LANI “NONA” R. TAYLOR
Age 69, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away July 21, 2012 in Kailua. Born November 20, 1942 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
She is survived by husband, Norman A. Taylor; sons, Norman A. (Lorrie) Taylor Jr., James A. Taylor; daughters, Renona K. (Lionel) Barrozo, Regina N. (Boom Burns) Gomes; brother, Simon Amasiu; sisters, Victoria (Randall) Freitas, Este Buen, Nalani (Morris) Simeona, Mary Hoopai; 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (August 25) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire.

VIRGILIO “MARINO” VALLESTEROS VIERNES

Posted On August 20th, 2012 -

VIRGILIO “MARINO” VALLESTEROS VIERNES
Age 71, of Kapolei, Hawaii, passed away July 14, 2012 in Waianae. Born December 26, 1940 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Owner of V. Viernes Contracting.
He is survived by spouse, Estrella “Lilia” Jean Viernes; sons, Virgilio (Courtney) Viernes Jr., Rosario J. Clarion, Brendon J. (Lindsay) Clarion; daughters, Windy Viernes, Shirley (Derrick) Teixeira, Leilani J. Clarion, Lovelyn J. (Jeffrey) Clarion; 13 grandchildren; 1 great-grand; brothers, Gamaliel (Chita) Viernes, Moises (May) Viernes; sister, Crispina (Hilario) Viernes.
Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (August 25) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Program 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

KAELENE PUANANI AHU REY

Posted On August 19th, 2012 -

KAELENE PUANANI AHU REY
August 20, 1952, Honolulu Hawaii – July 22, 2012, Sonoma, California
Kaelene Puanani Ahu Rey passed away peacefully at home in Sonoma with family and dear friends at her side after a valiant battle against a complicated illness. She is survived by her devoted and loving husband Bob, their loving sons Kellen and Ryan, sister Debra, brothers Kelly and Bryan and many nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Kaelene is remembered for her extraordinary kindness and generosity of spirit which was felt by all those who knew her. She profoundly touched the lives of many in both Hawaii where she grew up and continued to spend time, and in the San Francisco Bay Area as well as Sonoma where she and Bob settled to raise their boys. Kaelene was deeply engaged in her quiet way in preserving and sharing her Hawaiian heritage in its many manifestations and warmly embraced all who walked into her life. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday August 25th at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary in Kaneohe, Hawaii. A public viewing begins at l0 AM followed by the service.

SIXTO “ITONG” MORAL CABAL

Posted On August 19th, 2012 -

SIXTO “ITONG” MORAL CABAL
Age 96, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away July 27, 2012 in Wahiawa. Born September 27, 1915 in Ivana, Batanes, Philippines. He served as a town board member and Mayor of the town of Ivana, Batanes, and was well-loved and highly respected by the people of Batanes.
In 1969, Sixto moved with his family to Wahiawa, Hawaii. He served as a dedicated employee for the Dole Company and McDonalds of Hawaii (21 years) and retired in 1991. Since his move in 1969, Sixto has been a devout and loyal parishioner of Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church in Wahiawa, Hawaii. He was an avid fan of “The Price is Right” and all types of sports.
He is preceded in death by his son Rolando “Ben” Cabal, his parents Geronimo and Tomasa Cabal, brothers, Louie and Mariano Cabal; and sister Josefa Cabal Valiente.
He is survived by wife, Rosario “Yayong Rose” Donato Cabal; son, Oscar (Irene Acosta) Donato Cabal; daughters, MaChellie (Roger) Cabal Rabanal, Lilian (Jose) Cabal Barsana; 10 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (August 21) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Wednesday (August 22) at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church; (1403-A California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

JACK “HONDUKE” CHING

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JACK “HONDUKE” CHING
Age 93, of Mililani, HI, passed away July 24, 2012 in Mililani. Born August 22, 1918 in Honolulu, HI. A legendary Harley Davidson motorcycle racer, #99 at Ewa Beach Cane Fields, Honolulu Stadium, Waimanalo, Kahuku Airstrip, and Hawaii Raceway Park. Also a founding member of the oldest “Oahu Motorcycle Club (OMC)”.
He is survived by sons; Jack Ching, Jr., Lawrence (Teri) Ching; daughters, Merlyn Ching Silva, JoAnn (Donald) Sato, Karen (Bryan Lindberg) Paty; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; brother, Willie (Ida) Ching; sisters, Violet Chew, Eleanor Lung.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (August 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Thursday (August 23) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m., Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.


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