Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

ALICE WONG HO

Posted On November 10th, 2011 -

ALICE WONG HO

Alice Wong Ho went peacefully to the Lord on the morning of October 26, 2011. We are all grateful for the 97 years she spent with us and her caring that touched everyone in her family and enriched so many other lives along the way. She is survived by her two sons, Galen and Rowland, their spouses, Patricia and Reeni, her grandchildren, Tricia, Peter and Kimberly, and her two great-grandchildren, Sophia and Mason. The wishes of the family was to have a small closed private service and burial held at Diamond Head Memorial cemetery, which was held on November 9, 2011. The family is also grateful to Hospice of Hawaii during the final six months of her homecare and to Attention Plus who provided care during the last two years. We ask for your prayers for Alice and Benedict, our parents, who made the world here in Hawaii a much better place by their lives and commitment to others.

Mervin L. Kawainui known as “Unko Merv”

Posted On November 10th, 2011 -

MERVIN L. KAWAINUI KNOWN AS “UNKO MERV”

51, of Kaneohe, died October 25, 2011, in Waimea Hawaii. Born on September 8, 1960; raised in Papakolea; a graduate of Kamehameha Schools Class of 1978; a Certified Fire Sprinkler Fitter for the State of Hawaii Local 675 and a member of the Order of Kamehameha.

Survived by his wife, Lurline Wreath; sons, Kawehi (Jamie Perry) and Kawelo (Carrie) Kawainui; daughters, Kawena (Lawrence Coyaso) and Kawekiu Kawainui; Hanai children; Debbie (Dwayne) Gomes, Isaac & Patricia Dikilato, Cody Hoffman; granddaughter, Kainoa; grandson Kaiehu; mother, Alvina Puaoi; brothers, Manu and Leif Mokuahi; sisters, Stephanie Arakaki, Nala Palma and Nue Jerome; Step Siblings; Edward, George, William, Geneallan & Maryann Puaoi, Kapio Inoke, Nani Hill.

Visitation 9:30 to 12 noon Saturday, (Nov.12) Borthwick Mortuary Maunakea Chapel; Memorial service 12 noon with cremation to follow. Casual attire, Flower leis preferred. Online condolences at
www.borthwickoahu.com.

ELAINE MAY CARTER

Posted On November 10th, 2011 -

ELAINE MAY CARTER

Age 80, of Kailua, passed away November 01, 2011. Born in Chicago IL. She was a Social Worker. Had a successful sales training career in Illinois, was a very active volunteer with Meals on Wheels, Saint Francis Hospice, Hawaii State Jaycees, Castle Medical Center, Kaneohe Pop Warner, Ohi’o Women’s and Children Abuse Center in Kaneohe, Women’s bible study leader.

Married to William H. Carter (deceased). Survived by sons Michael (Marry Grace), Mark (Ruby) and Matthew (Sandra) step children George Carter and Carla Benevides; grand and great-grandchildren, brother and sisters-in-laws.

Service to be held at Kailua Seventh Day Adventist Church November 16th 2011. Visitation @ 10am; Service @ 11am. Casual Attire No flowers. Private scattering of ashes.

DIANA FAIRCHILD

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

DIANA FAIRCHILD

November 5, 2011 Author and early pioneer activist for airline passenger safety, died in New York City following a brief illness. She was 67. For over 20 years, Diana steadfastly advocated for passengers’ right to nontoxic conditions aboard airplanes. Her 21-year career as an international flight attendant was cut short in 1987 when she was medically grounded with injuries from unregulated pesticide spraying in aircraft cabins. In 1992, she published the best-selling book Jet Smart which exposed the previously unknown health hazards of flying and forced government mandated changes in airline policies. Diana was born in NYC in 1944. She graduated from Boston University after spending a year at the Sorbonne in Paris. She lived in Hawaii for 23 years before moving back to Manhattan in 2007. Diana was well-known for her wit, her charm and her lifetime love affair with writing books, teaching seminars and dancing the tango.

MARY ANGELA (MILLER) SCIANNAMEO

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

MARY ANGELA (MILLER) SCIANNAMEO

Honolulu, Hawaii, Mary Angela (Miller) Sciannameo, 62, formerly of Worcester, MA. Passed away on October 31st. Mary’s smile, beautiful face, graceful charm and welcoming
personality lit up any room she walked into. She was talented, graceful, beautiful, caring and always extremely generous. Mary leaves her devoted husband, Rocco and son, Marco, whom she adored both with all her heart. She also leaves: Brother, Larry Miller and his wife Ann of Oxford; Sisters, Tina Adams, W. Boylston, and Barbara Miller, Auburn; Sister-in-Iaws Nancy Miller, Auburn, and Vittoria Visci and husband Frank, Worcester; Brother in law: Frank Sciannameo and wife Barbara, Oxford; and nieces and nephews, she was know as “Auntie Mary” by many. Mary is predeceased by her parents Henry and Barbara Miller, and her parents in law, Mauro and Lucia Sciannameo.
Mary graduated from Sacred Heart Academy, and Quinsigamond Community College, Worcester. Mary along with husband Rocco co-founded Forever Yours Gifts, Auburn; Last Exit Boutique, and Rocco’s Clothing, both in Worcester. Mary and Rocco moved to Honolulu in 1984. Mary worked as a realtor with Dolman Associates, and as an interior designer and sales associate with Interior Design both of Honolulu, HI.
Mass to be celebrated on Sunday, November 13th at Holy Trinity Catholic Church at 9:00 AM. Mary’s cremation will be held privately in Honolulu, Hawaii, Borthwick Mortuary assisted in the arrangements. Donations may be made in Mary’s name to “Holy Trinity” church; 5919 Kalanianaole Highway; Honolulu, HI 96825, or to a favorite charity.

DAVID RODRIGUES

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

DAVID RODRIGUES

Age 80, of Haleiwa, Hawaii, passed away October 19, 2011 in Wahiawa. He was born February 22, 1931 in Waialua, Hawaii. Retired Civil Service employee from Schofield of 38 years of service.

He is survived by wife, Lillian M. Rodrigues; sons, David (Sharlene) Rodrigues, Derek (Irina) Rodrigues; daughters, Laura (Efren Galdones) Keao, Davina Kelii, Davilyn (Ransen) Sato; sisters, Thelma (Richard) Robello, Eleanor (Ben) Saguibo, Doris (Ben) Oga; 19 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces & nephews.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (November 12) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Service/Program: 10:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.

TAKIO HARADA

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

TAKIO HARADA

Age 84, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away October 16, 2011 in Honolulu. Born January 26, 1927 in Wahiawa, Hawaii. A WWII veteran serving with the 3rd Battalion 343rd Infantry Regiment. Retired meat cutter from the Schofield Commissary; and an avid golfer at the Ted Makalea Golf Course; also an auto salesman for Servco.

He is survived by son, John (Helen Chong) Harada; daughter, Amy (Lance) Okami; sister, Margaret Lee; many nephews and nieces.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (November 13) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

FAUSTINA ANDRADA RUMBAOA

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

FAUSTINA ANDRADA RUMBAOA

Age 87, of Haleiwa, Hawaii, passed away October 13, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born June 16, 1924 in #25 Dimamaga, Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She was a member of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mililani Congregation.

She is survived by husband, Calixto B. Rumbaoa; sons, Dionicio (Magdalena) Rumbaoa, Jeremias (Juliana) Rumbaoa; daughters, Della (Michael) Kiyan, Leticia (Jacinto) Andrada; 22 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; brothers, Napoleon (Patrocinia) Andrada of Philippines, Florentino (Belen) Andrada of Philippines.

Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Sunday (November 13) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (November 14) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

JOSEPH IAO OBA

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

JOSEPH IAO OBA

Age 83, of Maunawili, died Oct. 26, 2011. He was born Dec. 10, 1927 in Kalihi to Saichi (Kekuewa) and Elizabeth Iao Oba.
He graduated from Iolani School where he played football for Father Bray. He played football during the late ’40s to mid ’50′s for Tommy Kaulukukui both at UH and with the Senior League of Honolulu. He served in the US Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict. Upon returning from Korea, Joe earned a BA (sociology & history) and a professional teaching certificate. He was retired from the DOE, having spent many of his 34 years teaching at Aiea Intermediate School. Joe was preceded in death by his sisters, Lucinda Edsman and Loretta Dudoit, and his first wife, Mona Travis and son, Clint Shayne Oba.
Joe is survived by wife Linda; sons, Hugh Whitford (Rosa), Saichi (Connie) and Joshua (Jen) Oba; daughters, Huellyn Whitford, Dayna Mora, Anita Kaupiko (Willy), and Dilla Oba (Jeffery Sayles); 17 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren; sister, Emogene Martin; cousins, nieces and nephews.
Services will be held, Nov. 12 (Saturday) at The Cathedral of St. Andrew. Visitation from 1pm followed by services at 2:00pm. Burial private. Aloha attire. Free parking.

Helen Nobuye Asakura

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

HELEN NOBUYE ASAKURA

Chairman of the Board of Ala Moana Produce, passed away on October 28, 2011 in Honolulu where she was born on August 30, 1923.

She was the widow of the late Raymond Y. Asakura. She is survived by her sister; Mary Matteson of Bennington, Vermont and in-laws Frank Suzuki, Joyce Okimoto and Florence Okimoto, all of Honolulu.

She leaves her daughters, Ann Asakura of Honolulu and Jayne Asakura (Glenn Muramoto) of Mililani, two granddaughters who reside in Chicago, Melia Kimura (Matthew Klancnik) and Noelani Kimura (Michael Kraft) and the third granddaughter, Kulia Lehano (Leroy) who lives in Mililani. Her great-grandchildren are Dallin Lehano and Kiele Kraft. Aunty Helen also leaves many nieces and nephews and their children.

With respect for Helen’s expressed wishes, no services were held.

WILLIAM JAMES BARTON

Posted On November 9th, 2011 -

WILLIAM JAMES BARTON

William James Barton, Jr., 78, retired Bank of Hawaii Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, died October 27 following a brief illness. He was born in Detroit, Michigan, November 23, 1932, to William James and Dorcas Barton.

Bill received his BBA from the University of Michigan. He served in the United States Air Force as First Lieutenant at the end of the Korean War and in the Michigan Air National Guard as Captain. He later returned to the University of Michigan and completed an MBA.

Bill began his professional career with Comerica Bank in Detroit where he eventually served as Vice President for pension investments. He moved to Honolulu in 1981 to join Hawaiian Trust. In 1985, he made the transition to Bank of Hawaii where he was instrumental in creating the Hawaiian Tax Free Trust and the Pacific Capital Cash Assets Trust. He was a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), former trustee of the Birmingham Michigan Pension Plan, a member of the Security Analysts Society of San Francisco and the American Arbitration Association, and a fellow of the Financial Analysts Federation.

An avid runner, Bill participated in Varsity track at the University of Michigan, and was a member of Michigan’s Big Ten Championship Mile Relay Team in 1952 and 1953. He competed in trials for the 1956 U.S. Olympic track team. Bill completed 14 marathons, including seven Boston marathons, and competed in many Island relay events.

Bill will also be remembered for his love of music and travel. He was an active member of St. Clement’s church choir, and board member of the Hawaii Opera Theatre. He enjoyed annual family ski trips to Colorado and world cruises with friends.

Bill is survived by his daughter Elizabeth Barton Burgin, his hanai wife Martha Laxson, Martha’s ohana including daughters Elizabeth (Adam) Kimberly and Sarah (Andy) Maloy, and grandchildren David and Sophia Kimberly. He is preceded in death by his wife Nancy Lee Barton and son Stuart Barton.

Martha says of Bill that he was the most confident and optimistic person she has ever known.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, November 14 at the Cathedral of St. Andrew, 229 Queen Emma Square. Gathering at 3 pm, followed by service at 4 pm. Reception “A Celebration of Life” will follow at the Pacific Club, 1451 Queen Emma Street. Valet parking will be available at the Pacific Club from 3 pm. Lei in honor of Bill are welcome at the service. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the University of Michigan Athletics Dept/Track & Field or to the Parish of St. Clement/Music program. Condolences may be offered at www.borthwickoahu.com.

JANE H.C. CHUN

Posted On November 8th, 2011 -

JANE H.C. CHUN

Age 76, of Pearl City, Hawaii, passed away October 3, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born January 1, 1935 in Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii. Active member of Waiawa Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

She is survived by husband, Jack U.Y. Chun; daughters, Cindy (David) Eickhoff, Gerri (Michael) Warne, Pamela (Patrick) Morrissey-Kaneshiro, Cora (Kent) Collins, Lisa Chun & Ernest Tsugawa; brother, Lester Kam; sister, Lucy Oue; granddaughters, Kristin Kaneshiro, Kelsey Kaneshiro, Elizabeth Warne; many nephews and nieces.

Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (November 12) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 10:45-11:30 a.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

DANIEL UYEMATSU BARON

Posted On November 8th, 2011 -

DANIEL UYEMATSU BARON

Age 29, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away October 31, 2011 in Honolulu. Born September 15, 1982 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He worked for FedEx, Honolulu Airport. A member of the Subaru Owners Club.

He is survived by parents, Danilo and Christine Baron; brother, Joel Baron; sisters, Helen Kado, Michelle Baron-Sarvida; nieces, Krystalynn Kado, Klaryssa Kado; nephew, Joshua Baron.

Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (November 12) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Aloha Attire.

Marion Davis Williams

Posted On November 8th, 2011 -

MARION DAVIS WILLIAMS

Of Vallejo, California, formerly of Maui and Oahu, passed away October 30, 2011. Eighty-three years of age.

Preceded in death by husband, Stanley E. Williams. Survived by daughters, Belinda Cortright (Steven) and Sabrina Ruehl, by son Jefferson James Williams, by numerous grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Also survived by sister Norma Taliaferro and brother Robert Davis.

Mrs. Williams was active in many local groups, including Girl Scouts, 4-H, YWCA, Waimanalo Council of Community Organizations, and Kaneohe Friends of the Library.

Memorial services in California; interment private.

FLORENCE YAN LUM CHANG

Posted On November 8th, 2011 -

FLORENCE YAN LUM CHANG

Age 86, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away October 29, 2011 in Honolulu. Born September 15, 1925 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Florence was formerly employed by the Dole Corporation and member of the First Chinese Church of Hawaii. Preceded in death by son, Herman Chang.

She is survived by husband, Clifford Chang; sons, Brian Chang, Norman (Linda) Chang; daughters, Patricia (Gary) Theemling of NV, Brenda (Rodney) Kiyota; 9 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Thursday (November 10) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers, please.

BRIAN “BC” CHANG

Posted On November 7th, 2011 -

BRIAN “BC” CHANG

Age 62, of Honolulu, passed away October 31, 2011 at Straub Clinic & Hospital. Born November 10, 1948 in Honolulu. Retired from Aloha Airlines. Member of New Hope Southshore Church. Preceded in death by brother, Herman Chang & mother, Florence Chang.

He is survived by father, Clifford Chang; brother, Norman (Linda) Chang; sisters, Patricia (Gary) Theemling of NV, Brenda (Rodney) Kiyota; numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial Services 9:00 a.m. Saturday 11/12 at New Hope Oahu Lead Center, 290 Sand Isle Access Road. Aloha Attire. Flowers Welcome.

SHIGEKO GUSHIKEN

Posted On November 7th, 2011 -

SHIGEKO GUSHIKEN

Age 95, of Mililani, a retired cook, passed away October 29, 2011 at home. She is survived by daughter, Amy (Ichiro) Saito; grandchildren, Paula Ann Monma, Jamie Monma, Ai Sherri (Bradon) Ogata; great grandchildren, Elise Mirei and Reina Olivia Ogata.

Visitation 4 p.m. Sunday, November 13, 2011 at Jikoen Hongwanji Mission. Services 5 p.m. No flowers.

HATSUKO “HACHAN” BRIGHT

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

HATSUKO “HACHAN” BRIGHT

Age 80, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away October 11, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born August 8, 1931 in Sendai, Japan.

She is survived by son, Darrell (Joan) Bright; daughter, Grace (Michael) Castro; brother, Choji Abe of Japan; sister, Haruko Abe of Japan; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; nephews, nieces and cousins

Private services were held.

MARIA S. KU

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

MARIA S. KU

Age 77, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away October 9, 2011 in Honolulu. Born January 18, 1934 in Kahuku, Hawaii.

She is survived by husband, William I. Ku, Sr.; sons, William I. (Paulie-Jean) Ku, Jr. of Molokai, Michael (Irene) Castro; daughters, Memory Ku, Michele Ku, Lorna (Tim) Richard; brother, George Ornong; sisters, Delores Ornong, Primitiva Redoblado; 9 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 8:30 a.m. Thursday (November 10) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:15 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

CONSOLACION “CONNIE” ESTOCAPIO RIVERA

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

CONSOLACION “CONNIE” ESTOCAPIO RIVERA

Age 79, of Waipahu, Hawaii, passed away October 21, 2011 in Ewa Beach. Born January 30, 1932 in San Fernando, La Union, Philippines. She was a Care Home operator in Hawaii, and California; and also a Beautician for many years.

She is survived by son, James Rivera; brother, Ray Estocapio; sisters, Fely (Frank) Ugalde, Betty (Luzvimindo) Wenceslao, Lettie (Loreto) Andres; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation 5:30-9:00 p.m. Wednesday (November 9) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Thursday (November 10) at St. Joseph Catholic Church (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu); Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

KAY KEIKO KIYOHIRO

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

KAY KEIKO KIYOHIRO

Kay Keiko Kiyohiro, age 92, of Richmond, VA., formerly of Honolulu, passed away peacefully on October 23, 2011. She is survived by son Ron; daughter Winnie McGill (Bill); sister Shizue Toguchi of Los Angeles; 2 grandchildren and 2 great granddaughters. Kay was retired from Lone Star Hawaii where she worked for many years as a bookkeeper. She was active in her church, Japanese flower arranging and Japanese cultural activities.

Grave side services on Friday, November 11, 2011 at 10:00 AM at Nuuanu Cemetery, Honolulu. No flowers; no koden.

PEARL KAUAKAAPUNI KAMAUNU

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

PEARL KAUAKAAPUNI KAMAUNU

Age 74, passed away at her home in Kailua on Oct. 25, 2011. Survived by her Kane: Matthew K. Sr., Na Keiki 9, Hala 1, Hanai Keiki 3, Na Mo’opuna 31 ame Mo’opuna Kuakahi 22.
On Nov. 12, 2011 at Baby Makapu’u Beach across from Sea Life Park. Buddhist service at 10 a.m., music and lunch to follow.

ERIC SUN LUM

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

ERIC SUN LUM

60, Waipahu, died on October 28, 2011, at Queen’s Medical Center. Retired Nuclear Physicist, worked for Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard for 30 years. Born in Honolulu on 02/03/51, he was the son of the late “Gus” Lum and Bette Lum, who survives. He is survived by his wife, Anne; and sisters, Anita Barend and Yvette Lum. He is also survived by his father-in-law, Robert Craig; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Steven Hinchman and Martha Craig-Hinchman; nephew Craig Hinchman and wife, Amanda; and niece Andrea Hinchman, all of Charleston, West Virginia. Visitation from 9:30-11:00am on Mon. Nov. 7, United Church of Christ-Judd St.; service 11:00 a.m.; burial 2:00 p.m., Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences at www.borthwick oahu.com.

FLORENCE YAN LUM CHANG

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

FLORENCE YAN
LUM CHANG

Age 86, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away October 29, 2011 in Honolulu. Born September 15, 1925 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Florence was formerly employed by the Dole Corporation and member of the First Chinese Church of Hawaii. Preceded in death by son, Herman Chang.

She is survived by husband, Clifford Chang; sons, Brian Chang, Norman (Linda) Chang; daughters, Patricia (Gary) Theemling of NV, Brenda (Rodney) Kiyota; 9 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Thursday (November 10) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers, please.

EUNICE LEINAALA AULD KAINA

Posted On November 6th, 2011 -

EUNICE LEINAALA AULD KAINA

Eunice Leinaala Auld Kaina, age 86, of Kapahulu, Hawaii, entered the gates of heaven on October 3, 2011. Born December 22, 1924, in Honolulu, to Edith I. and Orlando K. Auld, founders of the Gospel of Salvation Church, Eunice’ early employers included the State of Hawaii and the Spencecliff Corp. She retired at age 47 to care for her father and continued the ministry as Senior Pastor until 2001. As director for the many GOS choirs and Fireman’s Auxiliary Club, Aunty ‘Lala’s’ passion for music gave her the patience and perseverance to teach so many through the years. Eunice’ dedication did not end at music, she became caregiver to many of her family and church members. As a beloved Wife, devoted Mother, inspirational Sister, respected Aunt and the ‘Grammy’ whose love was unconditional, the greatest love she would want to share with you was the love she had for her God.

Eunice is preceded in eternal life by her soul mate Moses Kaina Sr. and is survived by sons, Moses I. Kaina Jr, Aulden K. (Lani) Kaina; daughters, Watty L. Kaina and Auldine (Kalae) Kaina; sister, Jemima (Sidney) Kim; 19 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; 25 great-great grandchildren; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Visitation 9-11 am, Saturday, November 12, 2011 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Service 11 am & burial 1 pm

Audrey Conover

Posted On November 5th, 2011 -

AUDREY CONOVER

81, formerly of Kailua, Hawaii passed away on October 29 in Gig Harbor, Washington.

Audrey worked for Windward Preparatory School in Kailua for more than 25 years prior to retirement.

She is survived by her significant other, William Gerald as well as five children: Nan Yamashiro, Pamela Kamai, Janice Zizzo, Jerry Conover and Danna Dambacher. She had 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

Audrey was known for her beautiful gardens, creative talents and her love of her family including her 2 dogs. She always spoke with strangers and left a little sunshine where ever she went.

Private services will be held.

HOY CHANG

Posted On November 5th, 2011 -

HOY CHANG

Age 95, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away October 14, 2011 in Wahiawa. Born December 20, 1915 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Retired civil service employee, Chief Mobility Officer at Kapalama Depot.

He is survived by wife, Theresa M.L. Chang; brother, Stanley (Lily) Chang of Long Beach, CA.; sisters, Charlotte Kop, Margaret Kau; sister-in-law, Betsy Chang; nieces & nephews.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Tuesday (November 8) at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Catholic Church (95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani); Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

JANET SHIGEKO TENNO

Posted On November 5th, 2011 -

JANET SHIGEKO TENNO

Age 89, of Honolulu, passed away October 23, 2011 at Kuakini Medical Center. Born July 10, 1922 in Waialua, Hawaii. Janet retired as a Land Title Abstractor from Title Guaranty of Hawaii.

She is survived by son, Kenneth M. (Winifred) Tenno; daughter, Karen H. (Brian) Tajiri; sister, Doris Arita; four grandchildren.

Private Services were held.

MARIA HOSTALLERO DEARMORE

Posted On November 5th, 2011 -

MARIA HOSTALLERO DEARMORE

Age 80, of Honolulu, passed away October 24, 2011 at her home. Born October 21, 1931 in Makaweli, Kauai. Maria was a retiree Clinic Assistant from the Kaiser Maili Clinic; member of the Batanes Club of Hawaii.

She is survived by sons, Leonard (Carol) Suan, Patrick Suan, Zachary (Harriet) Suan; daughters, Donna (Bill) Louden of NV, Rowena Beaver, MaryAnn (“Big Ed”) Dearmore, Darice (Frank) Alensonorin; stepson, Kenneth (Karen) Dearmore of OR; brothers, Mariano “Plute” Hostallero, Perfecto “Perry” Hostallero; sister, Carmen “Randy” Coffing; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9:30 a.m. Wednesday 11/9 at St. Rita Catholic Church, 89-318 Farrington Hwy.; Mass 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha Attire.

MARY M. KOGA

Posted On November 5th, 2011 -

MARY M. KOGA

Age 89, of Honolulu, passed away October 22, 2011 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born November 3, 1921 in Kamalo, Hawaii. Former Proprietor of Bert Koga Service and Repair.

She is survived by sons, Malcolm (Carol) Koga, Milton (Doreen Nakamoto) Koga; brother, Chuck (Merilyn) Matsumura; sister, Margaret Uemura; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.

Private Services were held.


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