Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

SUSAN MANEJA RACELIS

Posted On July 8th, 2012 -

SUSAN MANEJA RACELIS
80, formerly of Gardena, CA and Las Vegas, NV, a retiree of Hughes Aircraft Co., died November 21, 2011 in Keller, TX. She was born on July 18, 1931 in Waialua, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Ben; daughters Sandra Valera, Allyson (Richard) Bara, and Cindy (Bill) Pennington; sisters Judy (Mel) Mirafuentes, Violet (Stan) Ono, and Sheila (Rudy) Tabelisma; brother, Juan Maneja, one granddaughter, Chivonne (Phil) Morris and three great-grandchildren, Victoria, Isabel and Phillip. She is preceded in death by two sisters, Maria Crabb and Norma Nacario; and her first husband, Harry Henderson Valera. Celebration of Life: 1 p.m. Saturday-July 14th, at the Waialua United Church of Christ, 67-174 Farrington Highway, Waialua, Hawaii. Online tributes and condolences on Facebook.com, Susan M. Racelis Profile.

Gayle Fukumoto Steele

Posted On July 7th, 2012 -

GAYLE FUKUMOTO STEELE
Died unexpectedly on June 15, 2012. A memorial service to honor her life will be at 5:30pm on July 12 at the Oahu Cemetery Chapel; visitation from 4:30pm.
Gayle was born in Honolulu on June 10, 1948, graduated from Kaimuki High School, and was a flight attendant with Hawaiian Airlines for 43 years.
Gayle is predeceased by her father, Eddie Fukumoto, and survived by her mother Lilli Tsuda Fukumoto, brother Latham, step-children James Steele and Jennifer Diaz, Jennifer’s family, her 3 dogs, close family and many dear friends.

ROLAND SANTIAGO TASANE

Posted On July 7th, 2012 -

ROLAND SANTIAGO TASANE
Age 67, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away June 18, 2012 in Wahiawa. Born May 12, 1945 in Tayug, Pangasinan, Philippines.
He is survived by daughter, Jannette (Rene) Basilio; brothers, Domingo (Rosie) Tasane, Willy Tasani; sisters, Cecilia Tasani, Minda Tasani, Conchita Tasani, Marlin (Loreto) Dizol.
Visitation 8:30 a.m. Friday (July 13) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Program: 10:00 a.m. Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

MARGARET NAMAKALOA KUAIOHOLANI

Posted On July 7th, 2012 -

MARGARET NAMAKALOA KUAIOHOLANI
A beloved daughter, sister, cousin and friend passed away on June 11, 2012 at Arcadia Retirement Residence after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. Born on April 16, 1933 in Hilo, Hawaii, Margaret was the eldest child of Joseph and Margaret Kuaioholani.
She graduated from Hilo High-Class of ’51 and Honolulu Business College. Then worked for 35 years in Japan at Camp Zama for the Army as a secretary .
Margaret was talented and good friend to many. She’s survived by her father, Joseph; brother, Joseph, who resides in Texas with his wife Yoshiko; numerous cousins and friends.
Private services were held.

DANIEL CASSEN LEVEY

Posted On July 7th, 2012 -

In Loving Memory
9th Anniversary
DANIEL
CASSEN LEVEY
1983-2003
Daniel’s Anniversary will be celebrated at the Lanikai Bikepath 8k FunRun, to be held Sunday, July 8, 2011, 7 AM, at the Lanikai Boat Launch. Friends and family are invited to run for fitness, and run for fun. Medals will be awarded by the Mid-Pacific RoadRunners’ Club. For information, call Joyce at 255-7707.

Ching, Russell K.H., PHD

Posted On July 6th, 2012 -

CHING, RUSSELL K.H., PHD
Dr. Russell K.H. Ching passed away on May 25, 2012. His family, friends and colleagues will always remember him as a good man: loving, kind, intelligent, thoughtful and caring. As a member of the national and international academic community, his vision, and rigorous intellect will be sorely missed. Russell was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, but it was in Sacramento where he found his life work in academia. He became a faculty member of the California State University, Sacramento (CSUS), College of Business Administration (CBA) in 1994. He served as Chair of the MIS Department from 2002 to 2005 and as the Associate Dean for the CBA Undergraduate Program since 2006. As Associate Dean, Russell was known for his tireless work to make improvements to the CBA undergraduate program. In addition, Russell was an internationally known scholar in the areas of information technology and information systems. However great his work and standing at the university and within the academic community, Russell always found time to be a family man. He lived by the motto, ‘Family is number one.’ He loved his life with Lisa, Christopher, Elizabeth, and little Sammy, and was always finding ways to bring new experiences into their lives. Relatives and friends will recall fond memories of gathering at his home to celebrate the holidays and life’s important milestones. Russell is survived by his wife, Lisa, children, Christopher, Elizabeth, and Samuel, sister, Carole Ching, and nephew, Keoni Dunn. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rose and George Ching. A memorial service was held at George L. Klumpp Chapel of Flowers, 2691 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95818.

FELY IBEA INES

Posted On July 6th, 2012 -

FELY IBEA INES
Age 56, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away June 11, 2012 in Honolulu. Born January 5, 1956 in Sinait Ilocos Sur, Philippines.
She is survived by brothers, Benny (Mercy) Ines, Rogelio Ines (Geraldine Book), Gilbert Ines (Aminah Sabir); sister, Delia Ines; nieces & nephews.
Visitation 9:00 a.m. Thursday (July 12) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Mass 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

CORAZON “AZON” REGINALDO VALLESTEROS

Posted On July 6th, 2012 -

CORAZON “AZON” REGINALDO
VALLESTEROS
Age 59, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away June 4, 2012 in Ewa Beach. Born October 27, 1952 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines.
He is survived by wife, Elvira “Elvie” Vallesteros; son, Gene Vallesteros; daughter, Sharon (Kawika) Garcia; mother, Erlinda Vallesteros; brothers, Andring (Elsie) Vallesteros, Dante (Myrna) Vallesteros of Philippines, Ronald (Leilani) Vallesteros; sisters, Cely (Roger) Taong, Evangeline (Raymond) Bihis; 5 grand-children.
Visitation 6-9 p.m. Tuesday (July 10) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Wednesday (July 11) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:15 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

MAMERTA TANGONAN CLEMENTE

Posted On July 6th, 2012 -

MAMERTA TANGONAN CLEMENTE
Age 75 of Wailua Homesteads, Kauai, passed June 24, 2012. Born on May 11, 1937 in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired State of Hawaii Department of Health worker.
Survived by daughter, Marjorie Pearson; son, Julio Clemente; step-daughter Margaret (Ronald) Tanaka, all of Honolulu; step-son George (Leona) Clemente of Waipio; brother Arnolfo (Margarita) of San Diego, California; eleven grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren.
Services on July 10, 2012 at St. Catherine Church, Kapaa, Kauai. Visitation 9 a.m. Mass celebration 10:00 a.m. Burial following at Kauai Memorial Gardens.

Ching, Russell K.H., PHD

Posted On July 6th, 2012 -

CHING, RUSSELL K.H., PHD
Dr. Russell K.H. Ching passed away on May 25, 2012. His family, friends and colleagues will always remember him as a good man: loving, kind, intelligent, thoughtful and caring. As a member of the national and international academic community, his vision, and rigorous intellect will be sorely missed. Russell was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, but it was in Sacramento where he found his life work in academia. He became a faculty member of the California State University, Sacramento (CSUS), College of Business Administration (CBA) in 1994. He served as Chair of the MIS Department from 2002 to 2005 and as the Associate Dean for the CBA Undergraduate Program since 2006. As Associate Dean, Russell was known for his tireless work to make improvements to the CBA undergraduate program. In addition, Russell was an internationally known scholar in the areas of information technology and information systems. However great his work and standing at the university and within the academic community, Russell always found time to be a family man. He lived by the motto, ‘Family is number one.’ He loved his life with Lisa, Christopher, Elizabeth, and little Sammy, and was always finding ways to bring new experiences into their lives. Relatives and friends will recall fond memories of gathering at his home to celebrate the holidays and life’s important milestones. Russell is survived by his wife, Lisa, children, Christopher, Elizabeth, and Samuel, sister, Carole Ching, and nephew, Keoni Dunn. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rose and George Ching. A memorial service was held at George L. Klumpp Chapel of Flowers, 2691 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95818.

CECILIA LEGASPI QUIRIMIT

Posted On July 5th, 2012 -

CECILIA LEGASPI QUIRIMIT
Age 81, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away June 18, 2012 in Honolulu. Born March 18, 1931 in Umingan, Pangasinan, Philippines.
She is survived by husband, Jaime F. Quirimit Sr.; daughters, Myrna Labarientos, Tess (Chip) Sabado; sons, Jaime (Julieta) Quirimit, Darwin Quirimit; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sisters, Cirila Cargo, Anselma Marin, Felicitas Duclayan, Virginia Duclayan; brothers, Wilson Legaspi, Pablo Flores, Isidro Flores.
Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (July 11) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Thursday (July 12) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Prayer Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flower Welcome.

EDUARDO OLEGARIO ZABANAL

Posted On July 4th, 2012 -

EDUARDO OLEGARIO ZABANAL
Christian. Filipino. Defender. Son of Jose & Maria. Husband of Rose. Father of 5. Big Brother. Optimist. Pragmatist. Patient. Honest. Fiercely Loyal.
Nature Lover. Adventurer. Dreamer. Winner. Visitation 5pm, Eulogies 6pm & Prayer Service 8pm Thursday at St Jude. Funeral Mass 9am Friday at St Jude. Burial 11am
Friday at Valley of the Temples. In lieu of flowers

http://tinyurl.com/EdZabanal.

ADOLFO “IMMONG” AGONOY BADUA

Posted On July 4th, 2012 -

ADOLFO “IMMONG” AGONOY BADUA
Age 80, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, passed away May 31, 2012 in Wahiawa. Born December 23, 1931 in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Adolfo was the proprietor of Adolfo Yard Service.
He is survived by wife, Clarita Badua; son, Hension Badua; daughters, Gina (Arthur) Braceros, Dolores Emily Badua; sisters, Avelina Badua of Philippines, Norberta Badua of Philippines; 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (July 8) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Monday (July 9) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

YOSHIO TSUE

Posted On July 4th, 2012 -

YOSHIO TSUE
Age 88, of Haleiwa, HI, passed away on May 27, 2012 in Waipahu, HI. Born October 7, 1923 in Honolulu, HI. Yoshio was retired from Hawaiian Bitumuls.
He is survived by wife, Nobuko Tsue; sons, Wayne (Marian) Tsue, Melvin (Lynne) Tsue, Lloyd (Lynn) Tsue; sisters, Emiko Onaga, Mabel Nagamine; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.
Private Services were held. No monetary gifts.

CRISPIN RUIZ BAYUDAN

Posted On July 4th, 2012 -

CRISPIN RUIZ BAYUDAN
Age 93, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away June 4, 2012 in Waipahu. Born September 5, 1918 in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Landscaping Nursery of Pearl City.
He is survived by spouse, Monica B. Bayudan; daughters, Mercedes (Mariano) Vallesteros, Alipia (Elpidio) Gabriel, Jan Marie Bayudan; 6 grand-children; 13 great-grand-children.
Visitation 6-9 p.m. Monday (July 9) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:15 a.m. Tuesday (July 10) at St Joseph Catholic Church; (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

PETER LEONG

Posted On July 4th, 2012 -

PETER LEONG
76, of Las Cruces, New Mexico went to be with the Lord on May 16, 2012. He died peacefully surrounded by family at La Posada Hospice in Mesilla Valley, NM. Services were held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Cathedral presided by Bishop Ramirez and 6 other celebrants.
He was born on January 11, 1936 in Honolulu, Hawaii to the late Tai Hung and Rose Yuk Kwai Lee Leong. Peter graduated high school from St. Steven’s Seminary. After 4 years in the United States Air Force, he attended the University of Hawaii, Manoa where he received an electrical engineering degree. In August 1959, Peter married Donna Smith, then a R.N. at Kapiolani Hospital. In 1965, the family moved to Las Cruces, N.M. where he was employed at White Sands Missile Range until his retirement in 1993.
Peter is survived by his wife, Donna; sons David (Laura) of Rio Rancho, NM and Joe (Linda) of Mililani, HI; daughters Annie (Randall) Kalama of Honolulu, HI and Priscilla (Kari Maier) of Las Cruces, NM; ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brothers Paul Leong of Kaneohe, HI and Leonard Leong of San Diego, CA; sisters Lorna Daniels of Arlington, VA; Rena Miriam Paaoao of Nanakuli, HI, and Constance “Connie” Leong of Honolulu, HI; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins on Oahu, Maui, and Molokai. Preceeded in death by his son Steven M. Leong and sister Tina Gomes of Honolulu, HI.

MATILDE RAMIREZ GOSE

Posted On July 3rd, 2012 -

MATILDE RAMIREZ GOSE
Age 90, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away June 11, 2012 at Kuakini Medical Center. Born August 25, 1921 in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines.
She is survived by son, Reynaldo (Norma) Gose; daughter, Norma (Jose) Carbon; brother, Benjamin Ramirez; sisters, Esperanza Ramirez, Marina Ramirez, Teresita Kang; 3 grand-children; 4 great-grandchildren.
Visitation 10:00 a.m. Friday 7/6 at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

DARWIN KUI FOOK CHANG

Posted On July 3rd, 2012 -

DARWIN K. F. CHANG
Darwin Kui Fook Chang, born in Honolulu, Hawaii, June 22, 1931, died April 9, 2012 in Fullerton, California. He was the son of the late Clarence Y.N. and Flora Low Chang.
An outstanding football and baseball athlete, Darwin graduated from Punahou School in 1950. He received a Bachelor’s degree from University of Missouri-Columbia and a M. Ed. from Indiana University-Bloomington in 1956. Over 35 years as an eduacator in southern California high schools, Darwin taught science and coached football, baseball and golf.
He is survived by his sister, Adrienne Yee. He was also loved by a large extended family of relatives, friends, former colleagues and students. He influenced many lives and will be greatly missed.
Darwin’s life will be celebrated on Saturday, July 7, 2012, at Thurston Memorial Chapel, Punahou School, 1601 Punahou Street; visitation from 2:30 p.m. and memorial service at 3:30 p.m. Casual attire/Lei welcome. Donations in memory of Darwin Chang may be made to California High School, 9800 Mills Ave., Whittier, CA 90604, Attn: Darwin Fund/Mimi Aguirre or Punahou School, 1601 Punahou Street, Honolulu, HI 96822.

VIOLET YEIKO NISHIGUCHI

Posted On July 3rd, 2012 -

VIOLET YEIKO NISHIGUCHI
Age 90, of Honolulu, passed away May 29, 2012 at Nuuanu Hale. Born August 25, 1921 in Honolulu. She was a member of the Hawaii Kai Community Church.
She is survived by son, Patrick (Carol) Nishiguchi; daughters, Harriet Nishiguchi, Georgia Hannah, Kathleen (Michael) Morrow, Wanda (Lawrence) Rhoads, Lora Hingston; brother, Katsuki Tanoura; sisters, Margaret Miyama, Chiyoko Tamaru; 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grand-children; nieces and nephews.
Private Services were held.

ALLEN LAAHILA NAIPO SR.

Posted On July 2nd, 2012 -

ALLEN LAAHILA NAIPO SR., 86
Passed away on May 20, 2012 at the Harry S Truman Veterans Medical Center Columbia, Mo. Born Jan. 19, 1926 in Honolulu, Hawaii the third of ten children of Hiram and Mary (liu) Naipo. Preceded in death are brothers, Hiram Jr. and Samuel. He is survived by wife Dorothy (kroll), brothers Gene, Calvin, Merrill and Ollney, sisters Healani Rogers, June shimoda, Iwalani Tsai. Children, Nani (Gary), Allen (Jill), Leimamo (Scott), Craige (Kolleen), Basil, Kamaile (kaleo), 18 Grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren. With family and friends a celebration of Allen’s life was held in Leavenworth, KS. Interment Mount Calvary Cemetery May 30, 2012.

FLORENCE KUULEI FITZGERALD

Posted On July 2nd, 2012 -

FLORENCE KUULEI FITZGERALD
Age 78, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away June 18, 2012 in Waianae. Born October 7, 1933 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was retired from Hawaii State Hospital as a paramedic assistant 4, and U.S. Navy veteran.
She is survived by husband, Harry Fitzgerald; son, Moroni “Butch” Napeahi of CA; daughter, Fay Iokia; sister, Lena Apana; 5 Grandchildren.
Visitation 9:00 a.m. Thursday (July 5) at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Makakilo (92-900 Makakilo Dr., Makakilo) Funeral Service 12:00 p.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

Todd Damien Ganzagan

Posted On July 2nd, 2012 -

IN LOVING MEMORY
Todd Damien
Ganzagan
July 2, 2007
I will praise your name forever, my king and my God.
-Ps 145:1-2,8-9,10-11,13-14
Remembering you with love
’til we meet again,
The Gilbert C. Ganzagan ‘Ohana

JACQUELINE JEAN WAI KIN CHANG

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

JACQUELINE JEAN WAI KIN CHANG
Jacqueline Jean Wai Kin Chang, a beloved sister and aunt passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by loving family on March 27, 2012 after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. Born August 7, 1938 in Hawaii, Jackie was the eldest of three children of Jack and Jane Chang.
Jackie received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Hawaii where she was active in foreign student affairs, the National Student Association, the Senior Women’s Honor Society, and contributed to the campus newspaper. In 1964, she earned a Master of Public Health degree from UC Berkeley. Following her MPH she practiced as a dental hygienist for the State of Hawaii Department of Health; as a Public Health Advisor(1964-74) for the Division of Dentistry, U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare in San Francisco ; and then as a Program Analyst for the Administration on Aging. In 1975, she was one of 13 women in a class of 138 students at University of Pacific School of Dentistry. Three years later, she earned her DDS degree. Jackie entered private practice following graduation in 1978 and was later joined by her brother Wesley in 1984.
Jackie was a good friend to many, full of life and boundless energy. She is survived by her two brothers, Glenn (Valerie) and Wesley, nieces Amanda and Laura, and nephews Patrick and Jonathan.
Funeral services will also be held in Honolulu, Friday, July 6 2012 at Diamond Head Mortuary and Memorial Park. Viewing is 9:45-11:45 with burial at 12:30pm. Aloha attire.

PAUL MASAMI SUETOMI “MASA”

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

PAUL MASAMI “MASA” SUETOMI
Age 71, of Kaneohe, passed away on June 11, 2012. Born July 11, 1940, he was a member of Carpenters Union, Local 745; a U.S. Army veteran served in Vietnam and Okinawa. A 1958 Farrington High School Alumnae, he is survived by his wife, Karen Suetomi.
Visitation from 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 7, 2012, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; memorial service 12:00 noon. Committal service and inurnment 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2012, at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. No flowers. Casual attire.

HERMERNIAM “HERMIE” BROWN

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

HERMERNIAM “HERMIE” BROWN
Age 75, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away June 18 in Waianae. Born October 23, 1936 in North Hilo, Big Island, Hawaii. A member of the Jehovah’s Witness Maili congregation. Previously employed at Tamura’s, Waianae.
She is survived by husband, Harold Kahoalii Brown; sons, Jay (Sheryl) Brown, and Shane (Maxine) Brown; daughters, Lavon (Andrew) Kum, and G. Colleen Yasuhara; sister, Irma (Ray) Pante; 11 Grandchildren; 9 Great-grandchildren; 1 Great-great-grandchild.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (July 7) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Leis welcome.

MERCEDES “MERCY” SORIANO COLLADO

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

MERCEDES “MERCY” SORIANO COLLADO
Age 75, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away May 26, 2012 in Aiea. Born May 17, 1937 in Luna, La Union, Philippines. An active member of Lunarian of Hawaii & St Joseph Church, Waipahu. A member also of St. Joseph Lady’s Altar Society and the La Union Circle.
She is survived by sons, Donald Collado and Romeo Collado; daughter, Virginia Millerd; sister, Dionesia Landingin; 6 Grandchildren.
Visitation 5:30 p.m. Thursday (July 5) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Friday (July 6) at St Joseph Catholic Church; (94-675 Farrington Hwy. Waipahu) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.

SADIE KAANOHIKULA KAM SIN YOUNG “POPO” “AUNTY SADIE”

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

SADIE KAANOHIKULA KAM SIN YOUNG
Sadie Kaanohikula Kam Sin Young or better known as Ah Po, Popo or Aunty Sadie at the age of 93, passed away peacefully at home on June 8th, 2012. She was born July 24, 1918 in Waipio Valley, Hawaii.
She had five children with her late husband Edward Makualoi Young preceded in death by her son Milton (Edean), Amelia Pua Maruyama (Doka), Gordon Moku (Sandy), Newton Kelii (Penny) and Donna Puaala Willing (Peter), 20 Grandchildren, 46 Great-grandchildren, 11 Great-great grand children and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be on Thursday, July 5 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Kahala Chapel, 4847 Kilauea Avenue, Honolulu, 96816.
Visitation at 9:00 AM, Funeral service at 10:30 AM, Burial to follow at 3:00 PM at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

BEVERLY JOAN FLEMING

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

BEVERLY JOAN FLEMING
June 19, 2012
Beloved Wife of Norman Shea
Born February 16, 1938 to Edward L. and Lois May Poole in Juneau, Alaska. She was the second of two daughters’. She grew up in Juneau, Alaska and graduated in 1956, from Juneau/Douglas High School and attended two years accounting school. In 1964 she moved to Anchorage, Alaska, where she worked for five years at “Brown & Roots” a subsidiary of Haliburtin, where she did the payroll for the “Pipeline” workers. Next, she worked for the Anchorage Housing Authority, before moving to Honolulu, Hawaii in 1974, with two children, her husband & no job. She quickly found a job and worked at “Railings” in Halawa, until 1977, when she joined (HFS) Honolulu Freight Service and a short time later Magnum Transportation. She left and went to work for Tom Beidleman managing PML-GFF (Guam Freight & Air/ACS Ship Agency), after the passing of her husband, William A. Fleming in 1986, at the young age of 54 years old. Through this tragedy she endured. Later her widower lady friends introduced her to ballroom dancing, she loved it!
In 1990, she married, Norman Shea, they retired in 1994. They moved to Vegas in 1994 and returned to Hawaii in 2001. In 2004 Beverly and Norman started taking yearly cruises to Alaska until 2011. She was also an avid cross stitcher, she has completed more than fifty pieces of cross stitchery. In 2010 she was stricken with throat cancer. She took “Laser” treatment and was given a year and a half to live. She had a zest for life. She will be missed by all who’s life she has touched! She was a lady of humility, grace and elegance!
Survived by Husband Norman Shea. Sister Yvonne Reeves. Son Robert B. Fleming. Daughter Teresa May Langston (William Langston). Seven Grandchildren and seven Great Grandchildren.
Visitation to be held from 9:00 a.m. on Saturday July 7, 2012 at Moanalua Mortuary. Services will begin at 11:00. Burial 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

JOHN RUSSELL MUEH, M.D.

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

JOHN RUSSELL MUEH, M.D.
John Russell Mueh, 64, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away on June 9, 2012. An oncologist, retired, and former chief of hematology/oncology at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, He was born in Berkeley, CA on November 20, 1947. He received his B.S in Chemistry (with Honors) and Doctor of Medicine (President’s Scholar) from the University of California at San Diego. He completed his internship and residency at Children’s Hospital of San Francisco and his postdoctoral fellowship in hematology/oncology at the University Hospital in San Diego. He was certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and the American Board of Medical Oncology. He was a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and member of the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Oncology.
Among John’s memorable activities was a year spent as the disc jockey for the Sunday afternoon jazz show on KPFA in Berkeley and playing clarinet (second chair) with the San Francisco Symphony. These led him to graduate with a minor in music at UCSD. As a life-long-learner, John found much joy during retirement attending classes at the University of Hawaii, language courses in France, and encouraging his grandsons to enjoy learning.
He is survived by wife, Audrey Liu Mueh, step-daughter, Nicole Adam Jones, grandsons, Dawson and Wyatt Jones, brother, David (Diane) Mueh of Reno, NV and Palm Desert, CA, sister, Linda (Roger) Brown of Seattle, WA, hanai sister, Susan Mueh of Venice, FL, nephew Donald (Rachel) Mueh of Alexandria, VA, nieces Erin Brown of Seattle, WA and Emily Brown of Portland, OR, and grandnieces, Sarah and Ashley Mueh.
Private services. Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to the Hawaiian Humane Society at 2700 Waialae Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96826, Chamber Music Hawaii at P.O. Box 61939, Honolulu, HI 96839, the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra at 848 S. Beretania St. Suite 408, Honolulu, HI 96813 or your favorite charity. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.

PAUL MASAMI SUETOMI “MASA”

Posted On July 1st, 2012 -

PAUL MASAMI “MASA” SUETOMI
Age 71, of Kaneohe, passed away on June 11, 2012. Born July 11, 1940, he was a member of Carpenters Union, Local 745; a U.S. Army veteran served in Vietnam and Okinawa. A 1958 Farrington High School Alumnae, he is survived by his wife, Karen Suetomi.
Visitation from 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 7, 2012, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; memorial service 12:00 noon. Committal service and inurnment 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2012, at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. No flowers. Casual attire.


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