Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

ARNOLD H. SHIMIZU

Posted On March 15th, 2014 -

ARNOLD H. SHIMIZU Age 84, of Honolulu, HI, passed away February 13, 2014 in Honolulu. Born January 15, 1930 in Honolulu, HI. Arnold was a Korean War veteran and the proprietor of KSC TV. He was a former pitcher with Asahi Athletics team and member of the Tel-Ray Golf Club. He is survived by wife, Nancy S. Shimizu; sons, Mark Y. (Leona) Shimizu, Don M. (Lynn) Shimizu; brother, Fred K. Shimizu; sisters, Mitsue “Florence” Hashimoto, Betty Tanaka; 3 granddaughters; 4 great-grandchildren. Private services were held.

Richard Hiroshi Akiyama

Posted On March 15th, 2014 -

3-15 609218 Richard AkiyamaIN MEMORIAM RICHARD HIROSHI AKIYAMA July 7, 1927 – March 15, 2013 A passionate and devoted educator. A brilliant and generous man. In Loving Memory

BLAZA MALICAY TALENS

Posted On March 15th, 2014 -

BLAZA MALICAY TALENS Age 90, of Waianae, HI, passed away February 21, 2014 in Aiea. Born February 2, 1924 in Kahuku, Oahu. She is survived by sons, Sanny (Bernadette) Talens, Larry (Nene) Talens, Jaylan (Jocelyn) Talens, Felimon (Elizabeth) Clarido; daughters, Manolita (Johny) Banawa, Elizabeth (Edgardo) Banawa, Baby Mary Luz (Fernando) Makinano, Susan (Rico) Jimenez, Sally (Eugene) Felix, Lina Ann Mansayon; 37 grand- children; 77 great-grand- children; 7 great-great-grand- children. Visitaiton 8:30 a.m. Tuesday (March 18) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Prayer Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

VICENTE “VINCE” CABASAG

Posted On March 14th, 2014 -

VICENTE VINCE CABASAG Age 83, of Wahiawa, HI, Vicente was surrounded by love as he passed away on February 11, 2014 to be with the Lord. He is now dancing with his wife, Juanita in heaven and son, Michael Cabasag. Born February 16, 1930 in Kahuku, HI. He was a retired US Army Veteran and US Postal Service worker. Member of The Knights of Columbus, Filipino Catholic Club and Schofield Retired Bowling League. He is survived by daughters, Bernadette “Bernie” Lanet, Jennifer Cabasag, Vanessa (Kimo) Markle, Verna (Larry) Cass, Pamela (Rob) Morrow; 8 grandchildren; 5 great-grand- children; brother, Charles “Kit” Cabasag of CA; sister, Dinah Van Winkle; numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (March 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Burial 10:30 a.m. Friday (March 21) at Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ALLEN DAT CHO CHUN

Posted On March 14th, 2014 -

ALLEN DAT CHO CHUN Our beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather and great- grandfather passed away Feb. 10, 2014, at the age of 90. The third child and first son, Allen was a kind man with a gentle, loving spirit and contagious smile. He was a gentleman – always gracious, welcoming, inclusive and generous. A Farrington High School graduate, Allen worked as a painter for his father. In 1945, he volunteered for the U.S. Army, and for nearly 18 months was stationed in Yokohama, Japan. Upon his return to the Islands, Allen served as a painter for the Federal Government, and rose through the ranks to later become a paint supervisor in charge of Public Works Center Paint Shop. In his retired years, Allen enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling, playing volleyball, golfing, reading his favorite Western novels and was an active member of Kau Tom Post American Legion and Farrington High School Alumni, class of 1941. Allen is survived by wife Martha; sons Randall (Cheryl) and Eldon (Brad); daughter Allene (Raymond) ; brother Wallace (Theresa); grandsons Holo and Ala; grand- daughters Haku, Alana and Haunuu; great-grandson Cody; granddogs Mana, Nahe and Kea; and great-granddog Oreo. Taoist funeral service at Diamond Head Memorial Park on Friday, March 21, 2014. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Services 10:30 a.m. Burial noon at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

Cipriano “Tony” A.P. Herrera, Sr.

Posted On March 13th, 2014 -

3-13  609002 Cipriano HerreraCIPRIANO A.P. HERRERA, SR. TONY It’s been a year, Dad. We miss you. We love you. You will always be remembered…

ROSELLE “MASING” MARCIE CAMEROS

Posted On March 13th, 2014 -

3-13 ROSELLE CAMEROSROSELLE MASING MARCIE CAMEROS Age 80, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away February 10, 2014 in Honolulu. Born August 9, 1933 in Wahiawa, HI. She is survived by sons, Radford (Nida) Cameros, Craig (Cheryl) Cameros, Carl “Tinsley” (Dana) Cameros; daughters, Trophine “Girlie” (Blaine) Nuuhiwa, Leila Cameros; brothers, Rodney (Sharon) Gabalis, Allen (Fely) Gabalis, Andy (Ardie) Gabalis; sisters, Carmella Canio, Bernice (Glen) Bosque of Maui, Vivian (Russell) Comeau of Minn.; 8 granchildren; great-grand- children. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (March 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10 a.m. Monday (March 17) at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church; (1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 11 a.m. Committal Service 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

EVELYN HOFFMAN

Posted On March 13th, 2014 -

3-13 EVELYN HOFFMAN B&WEVELYN HOFFMAN Evelyn May Hoffman passed away at Hale Nani Rehabilitation Center in Honolulu on February 27, 2014. She was born in Honolulu on May 23, 1922. She attended Maryknoll School and was involved with the school and the Sacred Heart Church community for many years. Some of the greatest enjoyment she had in life was working with young people, particularly with the Brownies and Girl Scouts for whom she was a troop leader for over fifty years. She was preceded in death by her husband John W. Hoffman, Jr. in 1993. She is survived by her brother James Rapoza of Santa Clara, California, a daughter Roberta Hoffman, also at Hale Nani, a son John W. Hoffman, III of Quincy, California, a son Michael in Peterborough, England, a daughter Patricia Susan Churchill, of Houston, Texas, plus nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren in California, Colorado, and England. A funeral service will be conducted at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1701 Wilder Avenue, on Wednesday, March 19, at 9:15 AM. Aloha attire please.

JOAN B. SCHULTZ

Posted On March 13th, 2014 -

3-13 JOAN SCHULTZJOAN B. SCHULTZ Ended her nearly six year fight against breast cancer when she passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, Saint Francis Hospice, Manoa Cottages in Kaimuki. Joan was born in Buffalo, N.Y., the only child of Franklin and Albertine Baehre. She and her mother moved to Miami, where Joan graduated from Miami High School before enrolling at Bob Jones University, majoring in Radio Production and Elementary Education and graduating with a BA and MA. Joan met her husband, Paul O. Schultz at College and moved to Southern California where she worked for Young and Rubicam Advertising Agency. Joan and Paul moved to Honolulu in 1964, where she worked with Pan Am, first in reservations and then in sales administration for 26 years. She then worked the same length of time in administration at Reyn-Spooner, until the end of January 2014. A Celebration of her life will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu at Ko’olau, on Saturday morning, March 15, at 10 a.m. Charitable donations may be given to First Presbyterian Church Music Department in her honor. Punchbowl Cemetery services will be held Tuesday, March 18, at 11:30 a.m. Joan was an incredibly strong, capable and gracious woman who is so missed by her devoted husband and many friends.

BEVERLY DAMON

Posted On March 13th, 2014 -

BEVERLY DAMON Celebration of Life Moanalua Gardens Chinese Hall Sunday, March 16, 2014 4 pm

EMMA CLARIN VENTURA

Posted On March 13th, 2014 -

3-13  EMMA VENTURAEMMA CLARIN VENTURA Age 54, of North Las Vegas, passed away February 8, 2014. Born March 13, 1959 in Macugay, Ballesteros, Cagayan, Philippines. Emma graduated from Leilehua High School and later Kapiolani community College to become a Certified Nurse Assistant. She is survived by mother, Estella; son, Michael (Danielle); daughter, Melodee (Jesse) Rincon; 5 grandchildren; brothers, Agripino (Kathleen), Eduardo, Andres (Beth), Nelson (Mary), Daniel (Lynn); sisters, Aurelia (Nemesio) Colcol, Myrna (Mariano, Sr.) Olivas, Teresita (Nicanor) Quebral, Remedios (Edward) Ventura. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (March 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Tuesday (March 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Cynthia Wai Kin (Chun) Saiki

Posted On March 12th, 2014 -

3-12 607661 Cynthia SaikiCYNTHIA WAI KIN (CHUN) SAIKI Services for Cynthia Wai Kin (Chun) Saiki, 74, of Killeen, Texas, will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, March 15, at St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church, 720 N. King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 AM at the church prior to the service. Mrs. Saiki died February 15, 2014, at her residence. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, on July 13, 1939. Known to her friends and family as “Kina”, Cindy Saiki graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1957 and from the University of Hawaii in 1961. She taught at McKinley and Waipahu High Schools before marrying her high school sweetheart, Owen H. Saiki, on June 24, 1962. She travelled the world and the United States as a proud Army wife and mother of four before settling with her family in Killeen, Texas, in 1978. She was a faithful Roosevelt High School Rough Riders alumna. Mrs. Saiki was employed with the Killeen Independent School District in Killeen, Texas. After 17 years in KISD, she retired to spend more time travelling with her family and spoiling her 7 grandchildren and her 2 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her father, Wallace Bo Wah Chun of Honolulu, and her son-in-law, Russell F. Overheu, of Austin, TX. She is survived by her mother, Ethel S.D. Chun, of Honolulu; husband, Owen Hidetaka Saiki; brother, Mr. Stephen K. H. (Candace Wilkins) Chun of California; two nieces, Lindsey and Sasha Chun; daughters, Mrs. Martin (Shellie Mei) Campos and Mrs. Timothy (Stephanie Li-Ann) Young both of Harker Heights, TX; Mrs. Russell (Stacie Linn) Overheu of Austin, TX; and son, Mr. Scott (Sylvia Guerrero) Saiki of Killeen, TX; seven grandchildren: Brandon Anthony Campos, Mrs. John (Brittany Marie) Leach, Zachary Michael Young, Jacob Scott Young, Daniel Christopher Young, Sarah Alexis Saiki, Steven Bo Saiki, and two great-grandchildren, MeiLinn Li-Ann and Mai-Lee Ann Campos-Leach. To read more about Cindy’s wonderful life, please visit her online memorial at www.dignitymemorial.com Cynthia Saiki, TX. Aloha Attire. No flowers.

Edward Like

Posted On March 12th, 2014 -

3-12 609737 Edward LikeEDWARD LIKE July 6, 1925 – March 2, 2014 On March 2, 2014 surrounded at home, by his family at his bedside, Edward Like, 88, went home to be with our Lord. This remarkable husband and father was born in Hilo, Hawaii. He is the 9th of 14 siblings. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years Lorraine, his four children Elwood “Woody” (Linda), Elvin (Gloria), Eldred (Kaimi), and Elnette (Brett) Metcalf of Carson City. He loved all of his 10 grand- children, and adored his 13 great grand-children. Private services will be held at a later date in Honolulu, Hawaii.

CLEMENTE “CLEM” DELOS REYES ESTEBAN

Posted On March 12th, 2014 -

CLEMENTE CLEM DELOS REYES ESTEBAN Age 80, of Waipahu, HI, passed away February 26, 2014 in Aiea. Born November 25, 1933 in Sarat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Halekulani Hotel. He is survived by wife, Clarita L. Esteban; brothers, Rodolfo (Elsa Ayson) Esteban, Alexander (Amelyn Gomez) Esteban, Noel (Emelda) Esteban; daughters, Editha Esteban, Annalisa Esteban (Alex Fernandez); 7 grandchildren; sister, Basil Ballesteros. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Monday (March 17) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); Program 10:00 a.m. Prayer Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

EMMA CLARIN VENTURA-CLAWSON

Posted On March 12th, 2014 -

3-12  EMMA VENTURA-CLAWSONEMMA CLARIN VENTURA-CLAWSON Age 54, of North Las Vegas, passed away February 8, 2014 in San Diego, CA. Born March 13, 1959 in Cagayan, Philippines. Emma graduated from Leilehua High School and later Kapiolani Community College to become a Certified Nurse Assistant. She is survived by mother, Estella Clarin Ventura; son, Michael (Danielle) Ventura; daughter, Melodee (Jesse) Rincon; 5 grandchildren; brothers, Agripino (Kathleen) Ventura, Eduardo Ventura, Andres (Beth) Ventura, Sr., Nelson (Mary) Ventura, Daniel (Lynn) Ventura; sisters, Aurelia (Nemesio) Colcol, Myrna (Mariano, Sr.) Olivas, Teresita (Nicanor) Quebral, Remedios Ventura (Edward Sutton). Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (March 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Tuesday (March 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

PONCIANO GOROSPE TOMAS

Posted On March 11th, 2014 -

PONCIANO GOROSPE TOMAS Age 103, of Waipahu, HI, passed away February 17, 2014 in Waipahu. Born December 8, 1910 in Paniqui, Tarlac, Philippines. Retired in 1981 at Kaiser Hospital as a utility man. He is survived by daughters, Ignacia T. Reyes, Angelita T. (Benjamin) Pagarigan; sons, Catalino (Segunda) Tomas, Hospicio (Rosita) Tomas, Anatalio (Angelina) Tomas, Alejandro (Gloria) Tomas; 32 grandchildren; 71 great-grand- children; 29 great-great-grand- children; brother, Emilio (Editha) Tomas; sister, Marciana Gorospe. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (March 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (March 17) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 10 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

MARY ETSUKO KONO

Posted On March 11th, 2014 -

MARY ETSUKO KONO Age 88, of Pearl City, HI, passed away February 23, 2014 in Pearl City. Born April 1, 1925 in Puuloa, HI. Preceded in death by daughter, Luana Hegwood. She is survived by husband, Hiroshi Kono; sons, Elray Hegwood, Jesse (Bette) Hegwood; daughter, Lorina (Peter) Bertulfo; hanai daughter, Dana Hegwood; sisters, Nancy (Gordon) Sellers of Jacksonville, N.C., Sally (Cecil) Cason of Jacksonville, FL, Mildred Pope of Jacksonville, FL; 9 grand- children; 19 great-grand- children; 6 great-great-grand- children. Visitation 5:30 P.M. Saturday (March 15) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

MARK S. ANGUT

Posted On March 11th, 2014 -

MARK S. ANGUT Age 73, of Waianae, HI, passed away February 5, 2014 in Aiea. Born January 1, 1941 in Ewa, Oahu. A retired Honolulu Police officer of 27 years service. Also a volunteer for Meals on Wheels. He is survived by wife, Yvonne Angut; daughters, Jennifer Tamaki, Danelle Hartwell of FL; hanai son, Rico; hanai daughters, Lisa, Nicole and all the other children; sisters, Gertrude Alfiche, Baudilia “Bae” Marchan and numerous nieces & nephews; grandchildren, Nicole Tamaki, Nathanael Angut, Natalie Angut, Aria Hartwell. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (March 13) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Friday (March 14) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

KAY KAZUE TAKASHIGE

Posted On March 11th, 2014 -

KAY KAZUE TAKASHIGE Age 87, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away January 31, 2014 in Wahiawa. Born January 21, 1927 in Wahiawa, HI, Daughter of family owned business of Nakamura Brothers Garage and Island Bazaar. She is survived by son, Dean Takashige; daughter, Iris (Ronald) Arakaki; brother, George Y. Nakamura; 2 grandchildren, Alec Takashige, Michael Arakaki. Visitation 9:00am Saturday (March 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. No Flowers please.

FLORENCE YOSHINO ICHINOSE

Posted On March 11th, 2014 -

3-11 FLORENCE YOSHINO ICHINOSEFLORENCE YOSHINO ICHINOSE Age 101, of Honolulu, passed away at Hi’olani Care Center at Kahala Nui on March 4, 2014. Born in Waipio, Oahu, she retired from the State of Hawaii, Department of Taxation. Preceded in death by her husband, Samuro Ichinose and stepson, Dr. Herbert (Beverly) Ichinose, she is survived by her sister, Nancy Oda; step-son, Dr. Benjamin (Mayon) Ichinose; 7 step-grandchildren; 16 step- great-grandchildren; numerous nephews, nieces; grand and great-grand nephews and nieces. An avid traveler, she was a member of the Aloha Onsen Club. Florence was also a generous donor to numerous organizations. Visitation from 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at Pali Highway Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin; service at 3:00 p.m. Casual attire. Family requests no koden (monetary gifts), please.

FIALOGO M. AFOA YSASAGA

Posted On March 10th, 2014 -

FIALOGO M. AFOA YSASAGA 9/29/1959-11/12/2012 Born in Taputimu Am., Samoa. Raised in Honolulu and San Diego. Survived by Husband Raymond Ysasaga Jr, Daughters Amelia Robledo and Heavenleigh Ysasaga, Son Raymond III and 6 Grandchildren. PRIVATE Cremation committal service on 11 March 2012 at PunchBowl National Cemetery.

RICKY A KEAR

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

RICKY A KEAR 56 of Seattle, died in Park West Care. He was born in Aberdeen MD. He is survived by wife Kathy: son Ian. He grew up in Ewa Beach, Oahu and will have his ashes scatter out at sea there. Celebration of life to follow, for inquires email kakalenakear@gmail.com

MERCEDES “INDAY” SCHMUCKER

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

MERCEDES INDAY SCHMUCKER 92, of Honolulu, died peacefully at Nu’uanu Hale Nursing Home on November 21, 2013. She was born on February 5, 1921 in Kunia, Oahu. She is survived by her daughters Caroline Pollock and Martha Schmucker, 9 grandchildren and 9 great- grandchildren. Mercedes was preceded in death by her husband Samuel E. Schmucker and daughters Carrie Gouveia and Catherine Stoney. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30. Internment: 2:15 p.m.

Maryann “Meleana” Kawaiulailiahiokalani Switzer

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

3-9 MARYANN SWITZERMARYANN MELEANA KAWAIULAILIAHIOKALANI SWITZER 92, of Keaau, passed away on Feb. 21, 2014 at home. Born April 15, 1921, in Honolulu, she was a homemaker and member of the “Paniolo O Pupukea” club on Oahu and “Ke Ola Pono No Na Kupuna” club in Hilo. “Celebration of Life” 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Hawaiian Memorial Park in Kaneohe, Oahu. Hawaiian/ Casual attire. Survived by son, E.L. Kanoa (Linda) Switzer of Hauula, Oahu; hanai son, LeRoy F.K. (Lody) Switzer of Hilo; daughters, Kathleen K. Dalida of Honolulu, Laura K. (Willie Sr.) Costa of Keaau, Maryann K. (Anthony Sr.) Costa of Las Vegas, Nev., Edith C.P. Brown of Waialua, Oahu; 14 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, 19 great- great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.

EDWARD “ED” Y. OKI

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

EDWARD ED Y. OKI Age 86, of Aiea, HI, passed away January 24, 2014 in Aiea. Born July 20, 1927 in Honolulu, HI. Edward was a retired storage specialist with the U.S. Army. He is survived by son, Curtis (Sharon) Oki; granddaughter, Kristine Oki; grandson, Kendrick (Kristyn) Oki; 3 great-grand- children. Private Services were held.

NICASIA ACUPIDO SAGADRACA

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

NICASIA ACUPIDO SAGADRACA Age 91, of Waialua, passed away February 18, 2014 in Waipahu. Born April 14, 1922 in Burgos, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Previously worked as a flower arranger, Honolulu. She is survived by sons, Filomeno (Lydia) Sagadraca, Larry (Betty) Sagadraca, Daniel (Ana) Sagadraca, Hernando (Naty) Sagadraca, Jose (Teresita) Sagadraca of Philippines, Inocencio (Terry) Sagadraca of Philippines; daughters, Gimena Donato of Philippines, Elvie Viernes of Philippines; numerous grandchildren, great-grand- children and great-great-grand- children. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Friday 3/14 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Mary Ann Dickson

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

MARY ANN DICKSON Mary Ann Dickson of Honolulu, age 82, went home to be with the Lord Jesus on 2/4/2014. Beloved wife and mother, retired real estate agent. Survived by husband Michael Dickson, daughter Laura Chinen, son in-law Derek Chinen, grand- children, DJ & Vanessa Chinen, Brittany Vanderhoof, 2 great grandchildren. Services on March 15, 2014, 10AM visitation, 11AM service, lunch to follow. Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary

Brandon Edward Kaina Lau Rodd

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

3-9 608342   Brandon RoddBRANDON EDWARD KAINA LAU RODD 28, of Aiea, a beloved son, brother, nephew, cousin, friend and teammate, passed away on February 14, 2014 in Honolulu after suffering complications from a rare form of cancer. He is survived by his mother, Val; his sisters, Aimee and Nicol; his brother, Jared; his nephew, Kua; and his girlfriend, Mehana. His life will be celebrated during a ceremony at 6:30 p.m. on March 15, 2014 at the Waikiki Aquarium. Aloha attire. No flowers, please. Online: brodd62.com.

VIRGINIA “GINNY” BENNETTE STAHL

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

3-9 VIRGINIA STAHLVIRGINIA GINNY BENNETTE STAHL 84, died on February 13, 2014 at Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. She was born in Columbus, Mississippi. She was the loving wife of Capt. Doug Stahl. Ginny is survived by son Michael Roesen of Maryland; daughter Michele Roesen of North Carolina; one granddaughter; nine step- children, seven step-grand- children; and one step great grand-daughter. The Funeral Mass will be at St. Stephen Catholic Church on Thursday, March 13. Visitation begins at 12:00 noon, funeral Mass begins at 12:30 p.m. Inurnment begins at 2:00 p.m. in the National Cemetery of the Pacific.

Maryann “Meleana” Kawaiulailiahiokalani Switzer

Posted On March 9th, 2014 -

MARYANN MELEANA KAWAIULAILIAHIOKALANI SWITZER 92, of Keaau, passed away on Feb. 21, 2014 at home. Born April 15, 1921, in Honolulu, she was a homemaker and member of the “Paniolo O Pupukea” club on Oahu and “Ke Ola Pono No Na Kupuna” club in Hilo. “Celebration of Life” 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Hawaiian Memorial Park in Kaneohe, Oahu. Hawaiian/ Casual attire. Survived by son, E.L. Kanoa (Linda) Switzer of Hauula, Oahu; hanai son, LeRoy F.K. (Lody) Switzer of Hilo; daughters, Kathleen K. Dalida of Honolulu, Laura K. (Willie Sr.) Costa of Keaau, Maryann K. (Anthony Sr.) Costa of Las Vegas, Nev., Edith C.P. Brown of Waialua, Oahu; 14 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, 19 great- great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.


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