Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

RICHARD MASAO TAKUSHI

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

RICHARD MASAO TAKUSHI Age 88, of Waipahu, HI, passed away July 4, 2015 in Ewa Beach, HI. Born October 15, 1926 in Waipahu, HI. Retired civil service security guard at Kaena Point Tracking Station. Preceded in death by parents, Taro & Kame; wife, Sally Honorata; and brothers, Takashi, Albert, & Ronald. He is survived by son, Thomas Toshio Takushi; daughter, Marian Aiko (Randy) Kozlovsky; brothers, Kiyoshi (Matsue) Takushi, Samuel Shiro (Margarete) Takushi; sisters, Kimiko Kamisato, Yoshiko Kaneshiro, Lilly Tokuhara; 4 grandchildren; 9 great-grand- children; 1 great-great-grand- child. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Thursday (Aug. 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Memorial service 10:30 a.m.

DR. JORGE G. CAMARA

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

Forever in our Hearts DR. JORGE G. CAMARA May 21, 1950 - August 28, 2013 Binky with family, friends and colleagues of Dr. Camara will gather to celebrate a Mass in his memory at Star of the Sea Church on Friday, August 28, 2015 at 5:30pm

Anastacio G. Ebia

Posted On August 15th, 2015 -

$nameANASTACIO G. EBIA Jan. 22, 1932 - Aug. 15, 2005 Love suffers long and is kind; Love does not seek its own. 1 Cor. 13: 4-5 Our Angel, Dad and Grandpa, we've all learned from your "Selfless Love." As you never expected anything; but the LOVE we had for you. LOVE YOUR FAM- Honey, Lala, Geda, B-Lee, Mark, Rendy, Carol, Nellie, Eleneki, Toot, Ryen, Reyson

PEREGRINA MARTINA “TINA” “LAGRING” SUBIA CANTERE

Posted On August 15th, 2015 -

PEREGRINA MARTINA TINA LAGRING SUBIA CANTERE GUILLERMO Age 70, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away July 16, 2015 in Wahiawa. Born January 30, 1945 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She retired from Credit Bureau of The Pacific, Inc. She is survived by sons, Jerry (Darnelle) Cantere, Darren (Cheryl) Cantere, Hugo P. Cantere, Cary Cantere, Frank B. Guillermo, Buddy (Tish) Guillermo, Lambert Guillermo, Franklin Guillermo, Jr., Terrence Guillermo, Clarence (Lani) Guillermo, Prescott Guillermo, Benjamin Guillermo; daughters, Roxanne Rosa, Jimmy (Grady) Cantere, Marissa Guillermo, Barbara Jean Guillermo; 29 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; brothers, John R. (Wanda) Subia, Irwin I. Subia, Donald Subia; sisters, Consuelo (Lucien) Quijano, Estrella (Glenn) DeCoito, Caroline (Larry) Dupio. Visitation 5:00 p.m. Wednesday (August 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; funeral service 6:30 p.m. Committal service 10:00 a.m. Thursday (August 20) at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

EVELYN S. KURODA

Posted On August 15th, 2015 -

EVELYN S. KURODA Age 76, of Aiea, HI, passed away June 24, 2015 in Aiea, HI. Born May 29, 1939 in Honolulu, HI. Evelyn was a retired owner of Kuroda Radiator. She is survived by husband, Donald Kuroda, Jr.; son, Roy (Sheryl) Kuroda; daughter, Caroline Murayama; brother, George (Alice) Toyota; sisters, Gladys Toyota, Eleanor Graff, Harriet (Harry) Oda, Deanna (Alfred) Galestian, 4 grand- children. Private services were held.

WALTER GOMES JR.

Posted On August 14th, 2015 -

WALTER GOMES JR. Walter Gomes Jr. 73, from Gardena, California died on June 10, 2015. He was born in Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii on September 2, 1941. He worked at Castner Ford in Wahiawa and retired from the State of Hawaii Corrections as a prison guard. He is survived by his partner, Rachael Aniya, his son Michael Carlos Montoya (Linda), two grandsons, Jordon Wells Montoya and Dylan Robert Montoya and one great-grandson Parker Wells Montoya. Three sisters, Marilyn Gomes (Dennis) Correa, Shirley Gomes (Patrick) Eskildsen Sr. and Mary Laverne Gomes (Warren) Salvador Sr., Uncles Herbert and Clarence Miranda and Aunty Evelyn Miranda. Numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. On July 4th, a celebration of his life was held in Olympia, Washington for his Family and friends. Memorial services will be on Friday, August 21, 2015, 10:00 am at St. Anthony's of the Padua Catholic Church in Gardena, California. Private burial at a later date.

Jeanne Elizabeth (McGinn) Collison

Posted On August 14th, 2015 -

JEANNE ELIZABETH (MCGINN) COLLISON Left this life to be with our Savior Jesus Christ on August 2 after a prolonged battle with cancer. She was surrounded with love by her immediate family. Jeanne was born on May 25, 1947 in Gagetown, Michigan. She attended Michigan State University and the University of Michigan and received a BBA and an MBA from the University of Delaware. Jeanne and her family moved to Hawai'i in 1983, where they lived for 23 years. Jeanne taught at Chaminade University and the University of Hawai'i, earning a graduate certificate in elementary education from the University of Hawai'i. She also worked at Maililand Transitional Homeless Shelter in Nanakuli. She and husband Fred moved to Liberty, MO in 2006 where Jeanne enjoyed spending lots of time with her granddaughter. She was very involved in volunteer work lectoring at mass, doing taxes for the AARP/IRS programs, and with Girl Scouts. She (and Fred) also volunteered for a number of years at Bryce Canyon National Park. Jeanne was also blessed to be made an honorary member of her son-in-law's family, the Grelingers. They became ohana and were a major part of her life in Missouri. Jeanne was preceded in death by her parents, all of her grandparents, father-in-law and brother-in-law. She is survived by husband Fred, daughter Beth, son-in-law Tom, granddaughter Malia, mother-in-law, sister-in-law, cousins, niece, and nephew. Her memorial service will be held at St. James Catholic Church in Liberty, MO on Friday, August 14. Thank you also to all the many family and friends that have kept our family in their thoughts and prayers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Rita's (Nanakuli, HI) Catholic Church building fund or the Mary Kay Cancer Foundation. A more extended obituary may be found at jeannecollison.blogspot.com. You may share a message with Jeanne's family or sign an on-line guest book via www.parklawnfunerals.com. Arrangements: Park Lawn Northland Chapel (816) 781-8228.

ALICE KEALIIPUAIMOKU FROISETH

Posted On August 14th, 2015 -

$nameALICE KEALIIPUAIMOKU FROISETH "Aunty Moku" DOB* May 7, 1930-DOD* July 29, 2015 Alice "Aunty Moku" Kealiipuaimoku Froiseth 85 passed away on July 30, 2015, with her 3 daughters by her side at their home in Kaimuki. Born in Maui, and raised by her aunt and uncle, Aunty Moku moved to Honolulu to go to school at Scared Hearts Convent. She married the "Love of Her Life" Wallace F. Froiseth and raised 5 children, 4 girls and 1 boy. She was a very devoted wife and wanted to follow her husband who passed on June 29, 2015, so her husband came to get her to be by his side Forever. Known as Uncle Wally he always told her "We'll Always be Together" and now they are "Forever Together". "Aunty Moku" meet Uncle Wally on the beach of Waikiki. He was out tandem surfing with another girl and saw Moku standing on the shoreline fronting the old Waikiki Tavern. He asked a friend if he would take his partner, so he could tandem surf with Moku. He came to shore an told her" Hey girlie want to go tandem surfing with me". She fell for him right then and there. From that time on she never left his side. Uncle Wally and Aunty Moku as they are affectionately known to all, helped start Waikiki Surf Club a well known canoe club. Uncle Wally would coach the paddlers and Aunty Moku would cook for them and make sure everything was ok. Aunty Moku did all sort of things for the club also filling in as secretary, treasurer and eventually becoming the club president in 1977 and never letting go until her passing. They both are charter members of Waikiki Surf Club, who they both loved so much. There legacy will "Live on Forever'' in the club. Uncle Wally built a koa canoe with his daughter Luana, and when ask what he would name the Koa canoe he said "Tutu" after his beloved wife which he called "Tutu". In the early 1950's Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally helped start the first International Surfing Championships at Makaha Beach. Uncle Wally being a surfer was in the contest and also being head judge with Aunty Moku following him as head recorder. This contest was the foundation of professional surfing today. Together they helped the Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association organize into one of the biggest canoe associations in the world. In the late 60's they helped create an island wide canoe association today known as the Oahu Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association. She helped with being an HCRA official, OHCRA official, co-chaired Blue Hawaiian Moonlight (a Hawaiian Concert at the Shell), secretary of weighing and water lining committee and anything that needed to be done aunty Moku was always willing and able to help.. Aunty Moku along with Lei Faria and Hannie Anderson, helped put together the first Women's Molokai to Oahu Crossing in 1975, which today is known as the Hawaiian Airlines Na Wahine O Ke Kai Molokai to Oahu Canoe Race. While Uncle Wally was a coach for one of the team's Onipa'a, which consisted of paddlers from Waikiki Surf Club, Kailua Canoe Club, Lanikai Canoe Club and Outrigger Canoe Club, she did all the cooking and arrangements for the women. In 1952 Uncle Wally helped create the first ever canoe race from one island to the other which today is known as the Hawaiian Airlines Molokai Hoe Canoe Race again Aunty Moku was right there cooking for the men and making sure all logistic were done. Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally helped build Hokule'a and Hawaii Loa. They were Polynesian Voyage Society Board member till the end. As Uncle Wally sailed to various islands, Aunty Moku was always catching an airplane to catch up with him somewhere in the Pacific Ocean, "Never Leaving his Side". Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally your Love will "Forever Be in Our Hearts" "We will always Love you and Cherish the Memories you shared with us". Mahalo Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally for giving us Waikiki Surf Club. Sweet Sailing and Aloha Oe to both of you. Survived By: Malia Ann Tongg (deceased,) Teene' A. Froiseth, Tina C. Dumaran (Ben), Luana Froiseth (Richline Fong), Leiola Demello (Derrell), grandchildren: Malissa K. Kaaawa (Mike), Kainalu Froiseth, Makani Froiseth, Benjamin Dumaran Jr., Carriemoku Kawainui (Kawelo), January Kuhi Demello, Joshua Kahae Demello (Ronnie), Jaclynn Maile Gora-Aina (Josh), Jane'na Kaina' a Schenk (Lowen), Manu Demello and 10 great grandchildren and all the members of Waikiki Surf Club. Funeral Services are being scheduled for Oct 17, 2015, at Kaimana Beach and scattering of their ashes to follow, and continue with a Celebration of their Lives. The family is asking if you would like more information please contact Luana Froiseth at LunaFroiseth@aol.com or call 808-3304774 or any of their other 3 children, Teene', Tina, Leiola.

BASILIO ILORETA ILORETA

Posted On August 13th, 2015 -

BASILIO ILORETA ILORETA Age 90, of Kapolei, HI, passed away July 12, 2015 in Ewa Beach. Born June 3, 1925 in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Worked for Ewa by Gentry. Preceded in death by his son, Dr. Santos T. Iloreta. He is survived by sons, Dr. Alfredo T. (Maria Delia) Iloreta, Dr. Rodolfo T. (Edna) Iloreta, Dr. Nestor T. (Rosemarie) Iloreta; daughter, Herminia I. (William V.) Gaspar; daughter-in-law, Helen Iloreta; brother, Felix (Josephina) Iloreta; 6 grand- children. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Tuesday (Aug. 18) at St. Jude Catholic Church (92-455 Makakilo Dr., Kapolei). Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

COLLEEN MEYER

Posted On August 13th, 2015 -

$nameCOLLEEN MEYER Friends and colleagues of Colleen Rose Meyer are invited to a celebration of her life this Saturday, August 15, at 3:00 PM at the home of Rick and Crystal Towill, 47-460 Waihee Place, Kaneohe. Colleen passed away July 17th after a yearlong fight with cancer. In her memory donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children.

LAURENA “AURING” GARCIA BAYSA

Posted On August 13th, 2015 -

LAURENA AURING GARCIA BAYSA Age 91, of Waialua, HI, passed away July 1, 2015 in Honolulu, HI. Born March 30, 1924 in Burgos, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Member of Waialua United Church of Christ. She is survived by sons, Dr. Elmer F. (Marie) Baysa, Raymond P. (Mary Jane) Baysa, Fred (Terry Anspach) Baysa, Hubert J. (Teri Shiozaki) Baysa, Daniel G. (Pamela) Baysa; daughter, Laurie A. B. (Kelvin) Oishi; brother, Lemuel (Constancia) Garcia; sister, Natividad G. Mencias; 10 grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Monday (Aug. 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

MARGARET TATSUE JIRICEK

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

MARGARET TATSUE JIRICEK Age 87, of Pearl City, HI, passed away June 28, 2015 in Honolulu, HI. Born May 19, 1928 in Wailuku, Maui, HI. She is survived by daughter, Evelyn (Hervey) Kanekoa; sister, Eda-Jane Kalakaua; 2 grand- children; 3 great-grandchildren. Private services.

FRANCES MISUE TAKESHITA

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

FRANCES MISUE TAKESHITA 94, of Pearl City, retired waitress at Pearl City Tavern, died August 1, 2015 at the Pearl City Nursing Home. She is survived by son: Dennis K. Takeshita; daughter: Geraldine "Geri" M. Koike (Lyman); sisters: Mildred M. Nomura and Dorothy N. Teraoka; grandsons: Brian Takeshita, Lincoln Koike, and Travis Koike; granddaughter: Allison Van Orman; five great grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Monday, August 17, 2015 @ Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

MARGARET AYAME OTA

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

$nameMARGARET AYAME OTA Margaret Ayame Ota, 92, was born in Wahiawa and lived there her entire life. She passed away peacefully in Wahiawa on July 14th. Her gentle, quiet nature will be missed by many friends, and especially by her family. Margaret was devoted to her family of four children -- Christine (Dean) DeRosa, Carole Ota, Ron Ota, Lillian (Russell) Helton; five grandchildren -- Jennifer & Kimberly DeRosa, April (Daryl) Nakamoto, Jordan & Meagan Helton; and two great-grand- children. She is also survived by one sister -- May (Johnny) Hamai of California. Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Susumu, with whom she enjoyed numerous trips to the mainland, as well as several countries. She was also preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters. After retiring from the Wahiawa General Hospital X-ray department, she spent another 25 plus years as a volunteer and board member of the Wahiawa General Hospital Auxiliary. She was regular member of the Wahiawa Rainbows Senior Citizen Club, and enjoyed tai chi and yoga. Funeral services will be held at Mililani Memorial Park, Mauka Chapel, on Sunday, August 16th. Visitation begins at 5:00 pm and services at 6:00 pm. The family requests no flowers, please. A private burial service has been planned.

ERNEST LINDEN HAYES

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

ERNEST LINDEN HAYES Age 99, of Kailua, HI, passed away August 1, 2015 in Kailua, HI. Born November 22, 1915 in Hastings, Michigan. He is survived by wife, Sadie Hayes; son, Dennis Hayes; daughter, Linda "Noe" Gentry; 2 half-sisters; 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Monday (Aug. 17) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu). Memorial service 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers please.

GLEN DENNIS KELLY, JR

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

GLEN DENNIS KELLY, JR. Age 79, who was born and raised in Joliet, Illinois and lived in Honolulu, Hawaii for the last 20 years, passed away on August 5, 2015 in Honolulu. Glen was an engineer and superintendant of roadways for the City of Joliet, Illinois. He was predeceased by both his parents Glen Dennis Kelly Sr. and Dorothy Margaret (Conine) Kelly and his brother J. Paul Kelly. He is survived by his sister-in- law Collette Kelly Goble; niece Colleen Kelly; nephews Rodney Kelly, all of IL and Dr. Michael Kelly of Seattle, WA. A memorial service and burial will be held in Joliet, Illinois at a later date.

LEATRICE MATSUE ASATO

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

LEATRICE MATSUE ASATO 94, former resident of Moiliili. A retired Sheraton Waikiki banquet waitress, died July 25, 2015 in Oakridge, Oregon. She was born in Amauulu Camp 4 in Hilo, Hawaii. She is survived by sons, Alvin E. (Kathy), Iden E. (Bev), Bryan E. (Lori), Loren E. (Fely); brother, Robert K. Higa; sister, Ruth Y. Lord; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and hanai families. Private services.

SHIGERU OYAMA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

SHIGERU OYAMA Age 96 of Honolulu. Retired Federal Government Inventory Clerk, passed peacefully on July 26, 2015 at Kuakini Medical Center. He is survived by his sons Peter (Jan) and Glen; daughter, Donna Oyama; three grand- children; brothers, Minoru and Gerald Oyama; sisters, Iwako Ihara, Patsy Nakamura and Hideko Tomomitsu. His wife Ellen preceeded him in death. Services will be held August 17, 2015 (Monday) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary, visitation 4PM, services at 5PM. Casual attire, flowers welcome. lnurnment will be held at the National Cemetery of the Pacific on August 18, 2015 at 10:30AM.

ROLANDE ONZUKA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

ROLANDE ONZUKA Age 69, of Pearl City, HI, passed away July 15, 2015 in Pearl City. Born December 29, 1945 in Mende, France. She is survived by children, Richard Z. (Veronica) Onzuka, Terri-Lyn "Emi" Onzuka, Robert Onzuka, Christopher Onzuka, Michael (Lisa) Onzuka; 13 grandchildren, 13 great-grand- children. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Sunday (Aug 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; memorial service 10:00 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers please. -

MELODY ANN (BUNNY) VIERRA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

$nameMELODY ANN (BUNNY) VIERRA 1954-2015 Melody (Bunny) passed away on June the 1st at St. Joseph hospital in Tacoma, Washington. Melody was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on the 21st of February 1954. She graduated from McKinley High School in 1972, did some odd jobs until she found her dream job working for OTS, driving "The Bus". She said that her office had a huge window and her view was amazing. She retired in 2010 and traveled to Washington state a couple times a year where she enjoyed playing bingo and going to the casinos. She is preceded in death by her parents George and Betty Vierra. She leaves behind 2 sisters, Yvonne Criado and Georgianna Nunes, 3 nieces and 4 great grandnieces and a grandnephew. Services will be at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Pearl City on the 13th of August at 10am. Mass will be at 11 am. Scattering of her ashes will be at Ala Moana beach later that afternoon. All who loved her are welcome to come and celebrate her life on this earth.

MARY OANIA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

$nameMARY OANIA Age 85, of Honolulu, HI, passed away June 26, 2015 in Honolulu. Born July 12, 1929 in Ewa, HI. Member of St. John the Baptist Church. She is survived by son, Steven (Yolanda) J. Oania; daughters, Bernadine (Michael) M. Parrish, Theresa (Rich) M. Meiers; brother, Bonifacio (Elsie) Ramos; half- brothers, George (Rita Lani) Turqueza, Crecencio (Carole) Ramos; step-sister, Erlinda Reyno; half-sister, Cecilia (Ernesto) Daguio; grandchildren, Jacqueline, Jessica. Visitation 8:30 a.m., Friday (Aug. 14) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

GEORGE SHIGEKI UJIMORI

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

GEORGE SHIGEKI UJIMORI Age 86, of Waipahu, HI, passed away June 14, 2015 in Pearl City, HI. Born February 24, 1929 in Keauhou, Kona, HI. George was retired from Meadow Gold Dairies. He was a member of the Waipahu Hongwanji & Sashiki-Chinen Doshikai and Kona Club of Honolulu. He is survived by wife, Ellen Ujimori; sons, Guy (Cindy) Ujimori, Ray (Norita) Ujimori; daughters, Faith Umetsu, Pat (Chuck) Otsuka, Lynn (Lyle) True; sisters, Helene Topalian, Minnie (Haruo) Teshima; 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grand- children. Visitation 8:30 a.m., Saturday (Aug. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Memorial service 9:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow 10:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers please.

JOEL RAGUNTON RACACHOT

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

JOEL RAGUNTON RACACHOT Age 57, of Waipahu, HI, passed away July 21, 2015 in Waipahu, HI. Born August 7, 1957 in Sta. Catalina, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife, Maria "Rose" Racachot; son, Jomar Racachot; brothers, Lawrence (Teresita) Racachot, Dante (Flordeliza) Racachot; sisters, Marietta Racachot, Esmeralda Racachot, Anita (Reynaldo) Herrera, Mildred (Randy) Melencheck, Ruth (Rolando) Batangan; nieces & nephews. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (Aug 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; wake service 6:30 p.m. Burial 10:00 a.m. Monday (Aug 17) at Mililani Memorial Park.

WENDY SATOKO LOPEZ

Posted On August 10th, 2015 -

WENDY SATOKO LOPEZ Age 69, of Honolulu, HI, passed away July 15, 2015 in Honolulu. Born August 25, 1945 in Molokai, HI. A St. Francis Hospital retiree. She is survived by son, Melvin (Maria) Lopez, Jr. of Maui; daughters, Shani (Tony) Schlemmer, Dayna Lopez of Maui; brother, Douglas (Annie) Sakamoto; sister, Roberta (Raymond) Aono; 4 grand- children; 8 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (Aug 15) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); memorial service 10:00 a.m. Casual attire.

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Posted On August 9th, 2015 -

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FLORENCE ANN WEISE

Posted On August 9th, 2015 -

Screenshot 2015-08-10 08.30.37FLORENCE ANN WEISE Florence Ann Weise from Kailua died peacefully on October 18, 2014 in San Diego, CA on Duke St. Originally from St Louis, Mo. Flo & her husband of 51 years, came to Hawaii in 1958 settling in Kailua. She referred to herself as a "homemaker". Her home was immaculate and dinner was served every day at 6:00 p.m. sharp. After raising the family, Flo became a woman before her time taking to the computer like a pro. She became a Quicken expert and was hired as technical support in Hawaii. Flo is preceded in death by her husband Lee R. Weise Sr., (Duke). Survived by daughters Candas Lee Rego, Sandra Lee Valone, and son Lee R. Weise Jr. (Duke Jr.), six grand- children, and four great-grand- children. Celebration of life to be held Saturday August 15, 2015, 11:00am at Kailua Beach Park right behind Kalapawai Market.

Joan Haunani Kesner Ackerman

Posted On August 9th, 2015 -

$nameJOAN HAUNANI KESNER ACKERMAN Joan Haunani Kesner Ackerman of Honolulu, Hawaii passed quietly away on July 21, 2015 at her current place of residence. She was 86 years old. Devoted Mother, Wife of Warren B. Ackerman, she was formerly a Bishop Museum Docent, Member of the Daughters of Hawaii, and enjoyed many earlier years as a member of the Junior League of Honolulu, Waialae Country Club and Outrigger Canoe Club. She was an avid Tennis player, book reader, cooking enthusiast, and Francophile. A graduate of Punahou School - class of 45, she savored her friendships, loved her family life and traveling to far off destinations. She attended USC for 2 years prior to marrying in 1950, and belonged to the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority at USC. She is daughter of Roy Clark Kesner Sr. and Thelma Kuulei Lewis of Honolulu. Grandparents: Blanche Dudoit and Charles Kuhio Lewis; Violet Armstrong and Wilfred Clark Kesner of California. Her brother Roy Clark Kesner Jr. and Sister in Law: Juliet Genevieve Beerman Kesner also of Honolulu Hawaii. Joan Haunani is survived by her Husband, Warren B. Ackerman, and children: Warren Brad Ackerman, Mary Jill Ackerman, Thomas Murrell Ackerman, daughter in law: Lorlee Strom Ackerman, granddaughters: Analee Kanani Ackerman, and Alana Grace Ackerman of Bend Oregon, and nephews Bill Kesner and Richard Kesner of Honolulu, HI. A Private Family Service is planned. In Lieu of flowers - donations can be made to Punahou School, Honolulu Hawaii.

DOMETILA “MILLIE” LEGARIA PARACUELLES

Posted On August 9th, 2015 -

DOMETILA MILLIE LEGARIA PARACUELLES Age 73, of Waialua, HI, passed away July 15, 2015 in Wahiawa. Born May 12, 1942 in Alegria, Cebu, Philippines. She worked at Hawaiian King Candies, and a member of St. Michael Catholic Church. She is survived by spouse, Juan Paracuelles; son, Wade J. (Lisa) Paracuelles; daughter, Michelle A. (Raymond) Pactol; sisters, Marietta Legaria Siangco, Roqueta Legaria Luzano, Manolita Legaria Pacion, Verlita Legaria Nunez; 5 grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (Aug 14) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Saturday (Aug 15) at St. Michael Catholic Church (67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua); mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

EDWARD JOSEPH RAPEZ

Posted On August 9th, 2015 -

EDWARD JOSEPH RAPEZ Age 77, of Honolulu, HI, passed away July 14, 2015 in Honolulu. Born January 22, 1938 in Kekaha, Kauai, HI. A retired mason and retired quality control inspector for the Federal Government. He is survived by spouse, Rachel Rapez; sons, Edward Rapez, Jr., Victor (Denise) Rapez, Randall Rapez; daughter, Verna Rapez; step-sons, Lloyd Rapez, Lance Rapez; hanai-son, Dong Su Ko; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Friday (Aug 14) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; funeral services 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

YUNG PANG NG

Posted On August 9th, 2015 -

YUNG PANG NG 95, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away on July 24, 2015. She was born in Canton, China (Chungsan) on January 16, 1920. She was a former teacher and employee of Yick Lung Company. She is survived by sons, Phillip (Priscilla) Ng, Stanley Ng, and Dr. Gordon (Hitomi) Ng; daughter, Fanny (Erwin) Yee; and seven grandchildren, Karissa Ng, Darren Ng, Dr. Lianna Ng, Jason (Renee) Yee, Tiffany Yee, Makana Ng, and Ka'ulu Ng. Visitation to her celebration of life service will be held from 10:00 11:00 a.m., Sunday, August 16, 2015 at the Valley of the Temples Chapel; service to begin at 11:00 a.m., with burial 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Family requests no flowers, please.

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