Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

JOSEPH “BULLY” KALEI KAMAKAHI JR.

Posted On November 17th, 2013 -

11-17 Joseph Kamakahi photoJOSEPH BULLY KALEI KAMAKAHI JR. Age 74, of Honolulu, passed away October 31, 2013 at Private Care Home. Born April 3, 1939 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was an Airman in the United States Air Force, a Pearl Harbor metal sheet inspector and a Honolulu Police Department Traffic investigator. He is survived by wife, Olinda April Kalei Kamakahi; sons, Kalani Kalei Kamakahi, Jason Guy Kalei Alika Kamakahi; daughter, Davrie Kalei Makalika Hoyle-Kamakahi; brother, Gordon (Luana) Kamakahi; sister , Tiny (John) Lane; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Visitation 9:45 a.m., Thursday 11/21 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 10:45 a.m. Burial at Hawaii State Veteran Cemetery 2:00 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Robert John Clancey

Posted On November 17th, 2013 -

11-17 ROBERT CLANCEYROBERT JOHN CLANCEY Born in North Quincy Massachusetts and grew up there and graduated from North Quincy High School. Joined the Navy in January of 1942 and saw action in the North Atlantic and the South Pacific. Honorably Discharged from the Navy in July of 1947. Moved to California in February of 1948. Subsequently moved to Hawaii In January of 1951. Started a manufacturing business and was a manufacturer’s representative, and import business in March of 1953. The business, Robert J. Clancey Ltd. was incorporated in 1959 and continues under his family’s management today. Member of Kaneohe Yacht Club, Oahu Country Club, and Outrigger Canoe Club. Survived by sons, John, Robert, Daniel and Humberto Clancey; daughters, Shannon Clancey Tuinei and Thais Ocando-Bravo; pre deceased by son, James Michael Clancey; grandchildren James, Joesph, Taylor, Emily, Edward, and Asher Clancey. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Anthony’s Church and School. Services will be held 2:00p.m., Saturday November 23, 2013 at St. Anthony of Padua-Kailua; celebration of life to follow 4:30p.m., at Oahu County Club.

ALFREDO “FRED” LUZ AGORILLA

Posted On November 16th, 2013 -

11-16 ALFREDO AGORILLAALFREDO FRED LUZ AGORILLA Age 88, of Waianae, HI, passed away October 11, 2013 in Waianae. Born August 12, 1925 in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Was employed at Ewa Plantation and retired from Oahu Sugar Company as a irrigator (Hanawai). He is survived by sons, Domingo R. Agorilla, Oscar R. (Teresita) Agorilla, Celso R. Agorilla; daughter, Luz Helen A. (Joseph) Viloria; 7 grand- children; sister, Juanita A. (Juan) Rasalan. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Friday (Nov. 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 23) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Mass 10 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

CHARLES YAMAO HANANO

Posted On November 16th, 2013 -

11-16 569790  Charles HananoCHARLES YAMAO HANANO Charles Yamao Hanano, native of Kohala, Hawaii; WWII Veteran, awarded Combat Infantry Badge and Bronze Star; retired bookkeeper; passed away peacefully on September 27, 2013 (his 89th bday) in Chicago. Survived by brother Akio (Kay) Hanano of Kula, Maui and many nieces and nephews all over the United States. Private interment at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe Hawaii. Arrangements by Cremation Society of Illinois, 773-281-5058 or www.cremation-society.com.

DAVID MASAHIKO YAMAMOTO

Posted On November 16th, 2013 -

DAVID MASAHIKO YAMAMOTO Age 77, of Kaneohe, HI, passed away October 23, 2013 in Kaneohe, HI. Born September 6, 1936 in Waialua, Oahu. He is survived by wife, Ethel Yamamoto; sons, Dean K. (Gaylen) Yamamoto, Keith S. Yamamoto, Ron I. (Gail) Yamamoto; mother, Shizuko Yamamoto; brothers, Vernon (Ethel) Yamamoto, Dennis (Kathryn) Yamamoto; sisters, Frances (Walter) Hirakawa, Mildred Makino, Inez (Kenneth) Koga; 2 grandchildren. Private services were held. No koden please.

KAREN RUTH (DUBROVIN) McDANIEL

Posted On November 16th, 2013 -

11-16 KAREN MCDANIELKAREN RUTH (DUBROVIN) MCDANIEL SEPTEMBER 23, 1941- OCTOBER 25, 2013 Karen Ruth McDaniel passed away peacefully on October 25, 2013, after a long and difficult battle with cancer. She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Edward, and lovingly remembered by her sons Sean (Meta), Michael (Kavita), and grandchildren Maggie, Kate, Maya, Devan, and brother, John (Mary Ann), and extended family and friends in Canada and Hawaii. Funeral mass was held at Queen of All Saints Parish, on November 2, 2013, in Coquitlam, Canada, where she taught special needs children.

BESSIE LEIALOHA MALINA CHONG

Posted On November 16th, 2013 -

BESSIE LEIALOHA MALINA CHONG Born Aug. 24, 1944 died of an aneurism on Nov. 16, 2012, in Irvine, CA. Her sister and niece, Darlene & Lisa Tamanaha, with faithful friends Maria Valaskes & Ku’uipo Lage, and daughters Patricia & Kahiwa were at her bedside. Bessie was a Waikiki “hula baby” starting her career at 3 years old. She graduated from Kaimuki High School, class of ’62. She is preceded in death by parents William K. Malina & Leatrice Y.Y. Grubb, and siblings Lydia Werner & William “Sony” Malina. She lives on through her children Danny (Marcy) Chong, Danielle Kahiwa (Dean) Chow and their 7 kids, and Patricia (Gary) McGinness and their 5 kids & 4 grandchildren, and Step-Father Merrill Grubb, and siblings Leatrice Lum, Bernard (Jackie) Malina, Darlene Tamanaha, Derrick (Aiyako) Grubb, Denise Dela Pena, William Malina, and 129 nieces & nephews. A beautiful remembrance dinner took place on Feb. 16, 2012 at Tree Tops of Manoa. Mahalo to the Malina, Grubb, Wun, and Chow ‘ohana, and loyal friends for making mom’s life meaningful and complete. May her life continue to serve a greater purpose ~ love one another and be happy! Her ashes will be spread at a later date. Aloha & God bless all.

MOLLY C. MCCARTHY

Posted On November 16th, 2013 -

11-16 MOLLY C. MCCARTHYMOLLY C. MCCARTHY Molly C. McCarthy passed on October 30, 2013. Born in Iowa. After moving here in 1970 she retired from DOE as Principal. She started her career in Hawaii on Molokai and worked for many years on Maui then Oahu. She is survived by her Daughter Kimberly Biggs, son Calvin Biggs, sister Virginia Hildreth and two grandchildren she adored. Memorial service to be held on Maui on November 21st at 7:00PM at the Unity Church of Maui and on November 22nd at 7PM on Oahu at the Castle High School Ron Bright Theater. Aloha Attire and no flowers. For online condolences, stories and photos email alexandria_96753@yahoo.com.

GEGE KAWELO

Posted On November 15th, 2013 -

11-15 GEGE KAWELO MEMORIAMIn Loving Memory of GEGE KAWELO 1st Anniversity June 3, 1940 – November 15, 2012 Gege Kawelo – Pelekikena Wai’anae Hawaiian Civic Club To honor your love for Voyaging Canoe – E Ala Gege Kawelo Memorial Golf Tournament Friday, November 15, 2013 www.waianaehcc.org

Tad T. Iimura

Posted On November 15th, 2013 -

TAD T. IIMURA 86, of Honolulu, passed away October 30 in California. He was born in Wahiawa, Kauai. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and Hawaii Air National Guard. He was a civil engineer for the City and County of Honolulu, State of Hawaii, FAA, and HQ-PACAF Hickam. Survived by wife Irene, son Russell, sisters Chieko and Shizue, brother Wallace, and two grandchildren. Private services.

CELESTE VOEKS

Posted On November 15th, 2013 -

11-15 CELESTE VOEKSCELESTE VOEKS 75, of Mililani passed Oct 22. Survivors are husband Wallace; sons, Wallace Jr, Roy and Gino; daughters Gilda and Geneva; brother Jordon Pecile; 6 grand children; one great grand child. She was a generous and giving retired teacher and was passionate about arts, literature, theatre, travel, volunteering, hosting exchange students, and gardening. Call 479-8571 for info on her memorial service.

Harry M. Kuboi

Posted On November 14th, 2013 -

HARRY M. KUBOI Oct. 19, 2013 Harry M. Kuboi, 83, of Honolulu, a retired mason, Reiki Master, and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Derek, daughters Doreen and Dayna, sister Dorothy and two grandchildren. Private services.

BENJAMIN AUDITOR ROCILLO

Posted On November 14th, 2013 -

BENJAMIN AUDITOR ROCILLO Age 80, of Henderson, NV, passed away November 4, 2013 in Las Vegas. Born July 2, 1933 in Mendez, Philippines. He retired from the U.S. Navy and the Federal Civil Service. He was a former member of the Cavitenians and Associates of Hawaii and the Bicol Club of Hawaii. He is survived by spouse, Erlinda N. Rocillo; sons, Michael N. Rocillo, Alvin N. Rocillo; daughters, Anna Lizza N.R. (Darwin) Uesato, Michelle N.R. (Andre) Castro;brothers, Diogracias Rocillo, Jose (Emma) Rocillo; sister, Apolonia “Nita” Viado; 8 grand- children; Visitation 10:00 a.m. Tuesday (November 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

JUNE FUMIKO IKEZAWA

Posted On November 14th, 2013 -

JUNE FUMIKO IKEZAWA Age 79, of Mililani, HI, passed away October 6, 2013 in Honolulu. Born June 14, 1934 in Honolulu, Oahu. A retired Waipahu Elementary School teacher. She is survived by son, Chad (Michele) Ikezawa; daughter, Shann Ikezawa, DVM. Visitation 10:30 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

CARLOTTA M. WYATT

Posted On November 14th, 2013 -

11-14 CARLOTTA M. WYATTCARLOTTA M. WYATT Mother, it’s been a year since you went to be with Jesus, Nov. 13. We miss you and Love you. Your Daugher Mina Peterson and family

Elizabeth Cummings

Posted On November 14th, 2013 -

ELIZABETH CUMMINGS Beloved sister and aunt, 65, of Sycamore, IL died at 4:15 PM on Friday, November 8, 2013. She was born on April 6, 1948 in Berwyn, IL to Mack & Ann (Kominiak) Pawlas. Elizabeth was employed at Northern Illinois University in the Department of teacher certification for many years. She is survived by her sister, Barbara Eberhardt; brother, Michael Pawlas; nieces, Bonnie Talbot and Carrie (Brad) Staubus; Nephew, Eric Eberhardt, grandnieces and nephews, Steven, Carter, Claire, Luke, and Andrew Staubus. She is predeceased by her parents. There will be a private service at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the March of Dimes. Arrangements by Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, 1245 Somonauk Street, Sycamore, IL. For more information, visit olsonfh.com.

Eric P. Penarosa

Posted On November 14th, 2013 -

ERIC P. PENAROSA 70, of Washougal, Wa. passed away at his home on October 29, 2013. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii on August 29, 1943. Eric was a retired administrator with the Hawaii State Department of Public Safety. Eric was a graduate of the Kamehameha Schools- Kapalama and the University of Hawaii-Manoa. Eric is the son of Taft Penarosa (deceased) and is survived by his wife of 47 years, Luane; his mother, Leilani Oliveira; sister, Eraina Barr; and brother, Emory Oliveira. Memorial services to be held Sunday, November 17, 2013 beginning 11:30 am, at the Kamehameha Schools Bernice Pauahi Bishop Memorial Chapel . Interment to be held 2pm, Monday, November 18, 2013 at the National Memorial Cemetary of the Pacific.

EDITH KINA’U ROBINSON MAGNANI

Posted On November 13th, 2013 -

11-13 EDITH MAGNANIEDITH KINA’U ROBINSON MAGNANI Edith Kina’u Robinson Magnani took her leave October 19, 2013. Born on October 30, 1928 in Waimea, Kaua’i to David Kaiana Robinson and Rose Rebecca (Cardoza), she is survived by her husband, Theodore, her children, James (Sandy), and Celeste. Siblings Michael Robinson of Aina Haina and Rachael Brossman of Cleona, PA; 3 grand- children; 7 great-grand- children. Services and military honors will be held at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary, Kaneohe, with visitation at 10:30 a.m., service at 11:30, and military committal service to follow at 1:00 p.m. Aloha attire.

EDITH YONEKO TORIKAWA

Posted On November 13th, 2013 -

EDITH YONEKO TORIKAWA Age 95, of Honolulu, passed away on October 25, 2013, in Queen’s Medical Center. Born in Honolulu, she was a homemaker. Preceded in death by her husband, Yasuto Torikawa, she is survived by her son, Clayton; daughter, Shirley (Elroy) Hamada; grand- children, Jolene and Brandon Hamada. Private services held.

FLORENCE KAM LIN LIU LAU

Posted On November 13th, 2013 -

FLORENCE KAM LIN LIU LAU Age 95, died Nov. 3, 2013. Survived by sons, Richard (Maude), Henry (Lindy); daughters, Mary (David) Tanaka, Nancy (Willis) Wong and Ruby (Francis) Foo; daughter-in-law, Sue Ann Lau; brother, Young Wah Liu; 12 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren. Private Services.

RODMAN B. “ROD” MILLER, SR. MD.

Posted On November 13th, 2013 -

RODMAN B. ROD MILLER, SR. MD. “Rodman B. “Rod” Miller, Sr. M.D. (corrected) Long time North Shore resident died in Hilo at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans’ Home. He was born in 1924 in Orangeburg, South Carolina and was 88 years old. A WWII vet and retired family physician, he practiced medicine on the North Shore for nearly 40 years and founded Haleiwa Family Medical Center. He is survived by daughters Antya Miller (Boyd Ready) and Lisa Simmerman (Ralph); brother Dr. Julian Creighton Miller, Jr. (Jeannie); five grand- children, and four great-grand- children and brother-in-law Joseph Coyle (Pat). He was preceded in death by wife Anna and sons Scott and Rod Miller, Jr. Memorial service is Thursday, November 14th, 5pm visitation, 6pm service at Waialua United Church of Christ. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Haleiwa Main Street dba North Shore Chamber of Commerce, Wahiawa General Hospital, Waialua United Church of Christ or nonprofit of your choice.

RUTH TAKAKO BEFU WAKAI

Posted On November 12th, 2013 -

RUTH TAKAKO BEFU WAKAI May 4, 1928 to October 30, 2013 Ruth was born in Pahoa, Hawaii and grew up in Hilo. Shortly after moving to Honolulu, she entered the Cherry Blossom Pageant. That event transformed her from a country girl to a sophisticated city girl, but she retained her charming personality. In 1956, Ruth was hired as a Japanese Nisei flight attendant by Pan American Airways – America’s flagship airlines. Her friendly and gracious personality made her perfect for handling orphans from Japan and Korea traveling to the U.S. on Pan Am. On numerous occasions, she cared for these frighten children by bringing them home. She fed them, bathed them, and let them rest until their connecting flight to the mainland. Ruth retired from Pan Am in 1985. She helped run the family travel agency, Globe Travel, and also volunteered with the Japanese Women Society. Ruth is survived by her husband, Calvin, daughter, Dawn Hussey Riggs, son, Glenn, sister, Margaret Schultz, brother, Dr. George Befu, 3 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. A big MAHALO to the St. Francis Heathcare System of Hawaii, especially the Staff of the Home Care and Hospice Home Care that showed so much love and support for Ruth. Memorial Service will be held on November 16th at Makiki Christian Church, 829 Pensacola St.. Visitation from 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM with service to start at 5:00 PM. NO FLOWERS. ALOHA ATTIRE.

EMILIO ACOSTA ASUNCION

Posted On November 12th, 2013 -

EMILIO ACOSTA ASUNCION Age 85, of Pearl City, HI, passed away October 27, 2013 in Aiea. Born December 11, 1927 in Barrangay 19 Cubol, Batac, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Ace Flooring. He is survived by wife, Juanita A. Asuncion; daughter, Estrella “Esther” Asuncion; sons, Nestor Asuncion, Larry (Marlene) Asuncion; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (Nov 17) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (Nov 18) at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church (1525 Waimano Home Rd., Pearl City); Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

DOROTHY MAE BORGES WISE

Posted On November 12th, 2013 -

DOROTHY MAE BORGES WISE Age 92, of Pearl City, HI, passed away October 26, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born February 17, 1921 in Hilo, HI. Dorothy retired from the Federal Government & was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Newtown Ward and Portuguese Geneology Society. She is survived by son, Ronald (Renee) Wise; sister, Ruth Bento of Hilo; 4 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (Nov 16) at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (below Royal Summit, 98-530 Kaahele St., Aiea); Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.

RUTH TAKAKO BEFU WAKAI

Posted On November 12th, 2013 -

11-12 RUTH WAKAI new #2RUTH TAKAKO BEFU WAKAI May 4, 1928 to October 30, 2013 Ruth was born in Pahoa, Hawaii and grew up in Hilo. Shortly after moving to Honolulu, she entered the Cherry Blossom Pageant. That event transformed her from a country girl to a sophisticated city girl, but she retained her charming personality. In 1956, Ruth was hired as a Japanese Nisei flight attendant by Pan American Airways – America’s flagship airlines. Her friendly and gracious personality made her perfect for handling orphans from Japan and Korea traveling to the U.S. on Pan Am. On numerous occasions, she cared for these frighten children by bringing them home. She fed them, bathed them, and let them rest until their connecting flight to the mainland. Ruth retired from Pan Am in 1985. She helped run the family travel agency, Globe Travel, and also volunteered with the Japanese Women Society. Ruth is survived by her husband, Calvin, daughter, Dawn Hussey Riggs, son, Glenn, sister, Margaret Schultz, brother, Dr. George Befu, 3 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. A big MAHALO to the St. Francis Heathcare System of Hawaii, especially the Staff of the Home Care and Hospice Home Care that showed so much love and support for Ruth. Memorial Service will be held on November 16th at Makiki Christian Church, 829 Pensacola St.. Visitation from 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM with service to start at 5:00 PM. NO FLOWERS. ALOHA ATTIRE.

JUAN JACINTO CORPUZ

Posted On November 11th, 2013 -

JUAN JACINTO CORPUZ Age 93, of Waipahu, HI, passed away September 23, 2013 in Aiea. Born July 28, 1920 in Solsona, Philippines. He is survived by daughters, Sianing Corpuz Coloma, Liz Corpuz Delfico; 2nd wife, Erlinda Corpuz; sisters, Cornelia Maruquin, Lina Hidalgo; brother, Tony Alcaraz; 8 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; nephews & nieces. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday (Nov. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 6:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Prayer Service 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

Mabel Agnes Cornwell

Posted On November 11th, 2013 -

11-11 569110  Mabel CornwellMABEL AGNES CORNWELL Of Honolulu passed away at her home on October 13, 2013 at the age of 98. She was born on January 14, 1915 and graduated from Sacred Hearts Academy, Class of 1933. Mom retired from the Hilton Hawaiian Village Hotel as a housekeeper after 30 years. She was a member of the Pioneer Club, Japanese Culture Club at the Lanakila Center, Local 5, UPW, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and a longtime member of Hale O’ Na Alii Hawaiian Civic Club. She was preceded in death by her husband James L. Cornwell Jr. and her son Clayton Cornwell. She is survived by daughter, Juanita “Sweetheart” Enos; sons, James L. “Kimo” Cornwell III (Debbie) and Alvin “Al” Cornwell; 9 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren Her services will be held on Thursday November 14, 2013 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; visitation will begin at 9:00a.m.; services at 11:00a.m.; burial 1:00p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire.

LORRAINE H.K. PANG

Posted On November 11th, 2013 -

11-11 LORRAINE H.K. PANGLORRAINE H.K. PANG Age 86, of Honolulu, passed away on October 25, 2013 at home. She was born in Guangzhou (formerly Canton) China. She emigrated to Honolulu by boat, along with her sister, Margie and mother when she was 11 years old, joining her father and brother, Norman (deceased) already living and working in Honolulu. She graduated from Farrington High School and began her long and industrious career as a devoted Local 5 union employee at the Hala Terrace (Kahala Hilton Hotel), and previously, House Without A Key (Halekulani Hotel). She is survived by her son, Gary (Ann) Pang; daughter, Coleen (Alric) Pang-Yamane; 3 granddaughters, Jaeda (Dion) Antonio, Jeanine (Ryan) Pang- Rubianes & Julia Pang; brother, Sanford (Rose) Kam; sister, Margie Lee; and Daisy, her faithful dog. Visitation from 9:00 am on Friday, November 15, 2013 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service at 10:00 am. Committal service and burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park at 1:00 pm. Casual Attire. Contributions received will be donated to Hospice Hawaii in memory of Lorraine H.K.Pang.

GEORGE C.C. KUO

Posted On November 11th, 2013 -

GEORGE C.C. KUO 92 of Honolulu, Hawaii died on October 30, 2013 at his residence. Born November 17, 1920. George was a retired Mechnical Engineer from the Dole Pineapple Plantation and Alfred Yee Associates. Survived by wife: Thelma; son: George “Keoki” (Leialoha Leung); Grandchildren Alex and Jasmine Fong; nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday, November 14, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Funeral Service to begin at 12:30 p.m. Graveside Services to follow at 2:15 PM Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.

KENNETH TSUTOSHI UMETSU

Posted On November 11th, 2013 -

KENNETH TSUTOSHI UMETSU October 25, 2013 KENNETH TSUTOSHI UMETSU, age 88, of Pearl City, passed away at the Queen’s Medical Center. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was retired from Motor Supply Ltd. He was born in Keahua, Maui. He is survived by wife, Masae O.; son, Douglas A. (Debra); daughter, Susan E. (David Shell); brother, Yoshio, and sisters, Wakako “Betty” Fujita and Janet (William) Higa. Visitation: 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 16 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Celebration of Life Service at 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Private interment at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.


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