Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

Erik Errol Dierks

Posted On November 14th, 2017 -

Erik Errol DierksErik Errol Dierks, 46, resident of Richmond, Canada, died on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 in Honolulu. He was a graduate of University of Hawaii at Manoa and Kaiser High School in East Honolulu. He also studied at Universite de Nancy in France. Dierks raised millions of dollars in three countries for medical research, education and music. He was employed at Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, British Columbia Cancer Foundation, Hong Kong International School and U.H. Manoa. Early in his career he worked with the French Consulate in Hawaii. He also worked at the law firm Kobayashi Sugita & Goda. Besides Hawaii, he's lived in Canada, Washington State, Omaha, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Australia. Born September 6, 1971 in Denver, Colorado, Dierks was the son of Errol and Saundra (Hollingsworth) Dierks. Errol Dierks was the architect for Manele Bay (Four Seasons Resort Lanai). He is survived by two daughters: Sofie and Penelope; two brothers: Blair and Tyler; and two nieces and one nephew. There will be a celebration of life in Honolulu on December 31, 2017 (New Year's Eve). For more information: bap808@gmail.com. In lieu of flowers, consider a contribution to his daughters: c/o Cynthia Yip, 800-999 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1K5

JEAN HANAYO HAMADA

Posted On November 13th, 2017 -

Passed away on October 10, 2017 at the age of 79. She was born on March 27, 1938 in Makawao, Maui and graduated from Farrington High School. She retired from the State of Hawaii Department of Education as a Health Aide. Survived by her husband, Warren Tadao Hamada; sons, Dean (Gloria) and Blayde (Lisa) Hamada; grandchildren, Nicole, Kara, Kai, Joli & Lexi Hamada; brothers, Karl (Kumja), Clarence (Judi), Albert (Lorna), Wayne, and Melvin (Healani); sister, Karen Wright. Preceded in death by brothers, Steven, Ted & Bob. Visitation from 3:00pm on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service at 4:00pm. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Lila Hong Higa

Posted On November 13th, 2017 -

85, of Honolulu, passed away on October 20, 2017. Born in Kona, HI, raised on Oahu. After graduating St. Francis school of nursing she moved to Chicago to work, and while at the University of Chicago, she met the love of her life, Dr. Leslie Higa. After marrying and starting their family they relocated to Iowa City, IA, where they lived for over 35 years. She was a retired RN for the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, and remained a loyal Hawkeye fan her entire life. Preceded in death by husband, Leslie and siblings; Robert, Charley, Gloria, Alice, Albert, John and Richard. She is survived by sons Mark and Elliott, daughter Elizabeth, hanai son Dennis, grandchildren, Kelsie Kei and Christopher, brother Clifford and sisters Eva Yoon and Pat Saunders. The family asks that you spend time with your loved ones, 4-legged ones included. Laugh lots and take time to enjoy Costco hot dogs, filet o fish and iced soy lattes. Make a toast to enduring friendships lifelong and beyond...that is what our mom would wish. Visitation from 9:00am on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 10:00am No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

MICHAEL ROBERT TEIXEIRA

Posted On November 13th, 2017 -

MICHAEL ROBERT TEIXEIRA51, of Kailua, HI, passed away on June 24, 2017 in Seattle, WA. He was born on November 22, 1965 in Kailua, HI. He is survived by his daughter, Leolani Teixeira; father, Frank. W Teixeira Jr. (Wife Stephanie Teixeira); mother Debbie Sturdevant (Husband Brian Sturdevant); grandfather Francis W. Teixeira Sr.; siblings, Cheryl Teixeira, Sheila Lopez, Jessie Royos, Shannon Teixeira; aunties, uncles, nieces and nephews. Visitation: 10:00 a.m.; Mass: 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at St. Anthony's Church Chapel, 145A Makawao St., Kailua. Flowers welcome.

DONALD CLAYTON LEWIS SR.

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

DONALD CLAYTON LEWIS SR.Donald Clayton Lewis Sr, 83 of Waimanalo, a retired Heavy Equipment Operator, passed away in Hawi, Hawaii Island on October 12, 2017. He was born in Erie, PA and proudly served in the USMC during the Korean War and became a Purple Heart and Silver Star recipient. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Virginia; daughters, Donna Camara (Bud), Anna Naeole (Pilama/deceased), Virginia "Bunny" Torralva (Derrick), Brenda Lewis (Clyde Harbottle); sons, Donald Jr (Tootsie), John (deceased), Ronald, Michael, Robert (Danell) and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great- great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 am, Mass 11 :00 am on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at St. George Church in Waimanalo; Celebration of Life on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Kaiona Beach Park in Waimanalo at 9:00 am, Military Honors at 10:00 am followed by scattering.

GEORGINA “GINNY” CHUN SERIKAKU

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Ginny Chun Serikaku, passed away on September 28, 2017 at EvergreenHealth, Kirkland, Washington. Ginny was born on August 7, 1947 in Wailuku, Maui, to Maj. Richard S. Chun, USARet, and Frances S. Chun (both deceased). She grew up in Maui, Japan, California, and Maryland. She graduated from Glen Burnie High School (Maryland) and the University of Hawaii. Ginny worked for many years at Xerox Hawaii, retiring as the Controller. Ginny is survived by her husband, Al Serikaku, daughters, Dana (Casey) Ching and Michele Serikaku, grandchildren, Cody and Shelby Ching, and brother, Greg (Patsy) Chun. She was also sister to the late Karen Chun Staub. Ginny was cherished by her family and friends and quickly loved by all who knew her. She was well known for her love of the casinos in Las Vegas and Washington, her knowledge and passion for buying and selling diamonds, crafting of all sorts, fishing and especially talking story for hours. Her fun, loving, giving, and determined spirit will be missed, and the good times and laughter shared with her will be cherished by all. The family is so grateful for those who touched Ginny's life and for the love, generosity and support they have received on behalf of Ginny. Private celebrations were held at Central Union Church on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. It was full of family, friends, flowers and of course, fun stories and memories of Ginny. The family also wishes to thank the staff from the KMCWC Cancer Center for their loving care and special friendships formed over the years.

RICHARD “DICKIE” KWAI DUCK HONG

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Richard "Dickie" Kwai Duck Hong resided in Kailua and passed away October 5th 2017. Born January 21, 1940 to Sun and Choi Dai Muy Hong. He attended Lanakila Elementary School, Kawananakoa Intermediate, St. Louis HS, Sacramento JC, and Univ. of Hawaii (earning a masters in accounting). Began working at an early age at the Oahu Fish Market and pineapple cannery. After college worked as an auditor, accountant, CPA, then eventually became owner and president of Rosenberg and Hong CPA's. Avid University of Hawaii sports fan and booster. Coached and supported youth athletic leagues in Kailua. He was a professional tailgater and potlucker with expertise on the BBQ. He is and will be dearly missed. Married to Lan Q.G. Hong. Father to Jennifer Milne, Kevin Hong and Neil Hong. Grandfather to Huxley Milne. Brother to John Hong, James Hong, Edward Hong, Shirley Yoshiki, Patricia Okura, Norman Hong, Gordon Hong, and David Hong. Visitation and Viewing: 11:00 a.m. Service: 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Chapel. Aloha attire requested. Any questions please contact Kevin Hong at 808-781-5629.

Josephine Hatico Cua

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Josephine Hatico Cuawas 87 years young when she went on to bigger and better things on Oct. 18, 2017. "Josie" or "Peping", was born on the 25th day of February, 1930 and was a graduate of Farrington High School. In 1952 she married her now late husband, Jose "Joe" Cua. They had four children: Jennifer, Joseph, Jocelyn and Jacquelyn, five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She is survived by one brother, Anthony Hatico. Brothers, George, Christopher, Jose, and Don Hatico, and her sister, Dolores Albeso, have all gone before her. A celebration of Josephine's life will be held on Thursday, Nov. 16, at Mililani Mortuary Downtown. Visitation is scheduled for 5:30pm; service begins at 6:30pm. Burial will be at Punchbowl Cemetery the following morning at 10:30am.

Frank Russell Greenwell, “Peter”

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Russell Greenwell, 78, of Honokohau, Hawaii, died October 14, 2017 at his residence. Born in Kealakekua, Hawaii in 1939, the son of the late Robert and Alice Greenwell. He was the owner of Honolulu Equipment Company (Kenworth Dealership, State of Hawaii for 17 years), owned and managed the real estate holding company, Robert F. Greenwell Company, LP. A celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. November 18, 2017 at Christ Church Episcopal in Kealakekua, Hawaii; reception will follow. He is survived by his wife, Carol Adamson Greenwell of Honokohau; sons, Michael Greenwell of Florida, and Kevin (Christine) Greenwell of Honolulu; daughters, Kimberly (Aaron) Evans of Honokohau, and Lisa (Mark) Hummel of Kaloko; 8 grand- children; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to UCLA Cancer Oncology Department "Art of the Brain", Kona Historical Society, or Christ Church Episcopal. Arrangements Provided By: Dodo Mortuary, Inc. *

NATSUKO “NANCY” SHINNO

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

NATSUKO Nancy, 85 of Honolulu, passed away on Oct. 4, 2017 at Manoa Cottage Kaimuki. She was born in Los Angeles, CA on May 11, 1932. After graduating from McKinley High School, she became a housewife, worked as a seamstress for Playco Hawaii, managed family rental properties and was a loving mother to four daughters. In her spare time she enjoyed watching game shows, making Miyuki flowers and Faberge eggs. Her favorite foods were sweets, especially dream cake, cookies and hot fudge sundaes. She was a devoted wife, Mother and Grandmother who filled our lives with love and words of wisdom. She was sharp as a tack, caring and frank all at once. She is survived by her husband Shigeru, brother Kazu Okamura, daughters Karen (Gary) Fortney, Shirley (Guy) Hirata, Diane (Burt) Suenishi, granddaughter Joni (Adam Cohen) Sasaki, grandson Ryan Sasaki, and great granddaughter Ella Sasaki Cohen. She will forever live on in our hearts with precious memories. Private services will be held. The family requests, please no flowers or monetary gifts.

Garth James “Stoney” Bailer

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

GARTH JAMES STONEY BAILEY 55 of Waianae passed away on October 01, 2017. He is survived by his two children, Hokeo and Hokulani Bailey, 7 grandchildren, 5 Nieces and 1 Nephew, Parents James P. Jr. and Masako (Uwaine) Bailey; Brothers Gary (Doreen) Bailey and Timothy Bailey. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Waianae with Visitation at 10:30am and Services at 11:30am

Lila Kawananakoa

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Lila KawananakoaLila Kawanananakoa, 92 years old, peacefully passed away Saturday, Nov 4th, at her home in Ajijic Mexico. Lila is survived by her sons Edward Kawanananakoa Jr., David Kawananakoa, his wife, Maria Kawananakoa and her grandson Erik Linstrom. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Regina Kawananakoa and her parents, Clarence Whitaker & Mary Lillian De Clark. Lila enjoyed many things, but traveling the world brought her joy throughout her life. She had a passion for helping people in need and rescuing animals. She recently set up a Foundation that will continue to carry on that passion of hers. Funeral services will be performed at the Oahu Cemetery on Monday, Nov 13th at 10 am. Visitation will commence at 9:30 am and the ceremony will be at 10 am followed by the burial and refreshments. Memorial donations may be made to the Lila Kawananakoa Foundation. Arrangements Provided By: Oahu Cemetery Association

Eugene “Gene” Shiro Machida

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

88, of Honolulu, passed away on October 23, 2017 at home. He was born in Honolulu. Visitation is at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at Makiki Christian Church. The service begins at 5:00 p.m. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

SHARKEY Y. SUGIURA

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

95, of Kaneohe, died on Oct. 9, 2017 at home. Born in Honolulu, he was territorial Kendo Champion, WWII Veteran, Proprietor Waipahu Spray Auto Painting. Survived by Sons Alan (UnSuk) Sugiura, John Sugiura, Robert Sugiura, Daughter Michelle (Peter) Mirafuentes, Sister Betty Endo, 8 grand- children, 11 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation from 10:30am; Services at 11:00am (Saturday Nov. 18) Mililani Mortuary (Downtown Location) Burial at Kaneohe November 21, at 10:00am. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.

Pelagia Paglinawan Oliveros

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Pelagia Paglinawan Oliveros 96, of Honolulu, passed away November 7, 2017 at her residence in Salt Lake, Oahu. She was born August 29, 1921 in Waialua, Oahu. She is survived by Sons, Edwin (Patricia) Madayag, Francis "Frank" (Jackie) Oliveros Jr., Leroy (Janet) Oliveros. Daughter: Rose Marie (Sonny) Aquino. Brothers: Joe Saromines, Eugene Saromines. Sisters: Helen Lorenzo, Nancy Albios. Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and Great Great Grandchild. Visitation will be from 9:30am- 10:30am on Friday November 17, 2017. Service at 11:00am at St. Philomena Catholic Church. (3300 Ala Laulani St., Salt lake, Oahu). Burial to follow at 2:00pm at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Arrangements Provided By: Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary

Frederick Carl Hillen, Sr.

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Frederick Carl Hillen, Sr.January 05, 1947 - October 05, 2017 The family of Frederick Carl Hillen, Sr., requests the honor of your presence as we Celebrate the Life of a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle & friend. Thursday November 16, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery 45-349 Kamehameha Highway Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744 Reception to follow Ho'okano Hall 47-074 Lihikai Drive Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744

DEAN FOSTER

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

DEAN  FOSTERDean Barker Foster was born in British Columbia on November 13 1936. Dean spent his early years in Vancouver, Canada, although he later became an American Citizen. He was a successful business man who traveled across the United States starting in the 1970s for his firm Black Forest Imports. He lived then in Hollywood, and later was, for a time, the Mayor of Running Springs, California. He retired in 2006. He loved Hawaii, having moved here in 1985, and made Honolulu his lasting home. Although he had traveled the world, he often said "Hawaii is where my heart is." In recent years, he had been a member of Sukyo Mahikari, the Spiritual Practice of the Art of True Light. He passed away at home in Kalihi on the morning of September 13, 2017. We love and miss you Dean!

David Cameron

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Cameron, David "Stubby", 59, passed away October 30th. Stub grew up in Tampa, Florida, but Hawaii was his home since 1982. Stubby is survived by his brothers, Chuck and his wife Debbie, Kevin and his wife Linda, and sister, Gayle; nephews and nieces, Mandi, Christopher, Matthew and Victoria; and great- nephews Christian and Jayden; and his extended Hawaiian family of many true friends. There will be a blessing and paddle out on November 18th at 1030am from Kai'mana beach followed by a celebration of his life at 1230pm at the Elks Lodge 616, 2933 Kalakaua Ave. Aloha attire requested. RSVPKCameron@clvalue.com Arrangements Provided By: Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary

REGINALD Y. KAMIHARA

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

REGINALD Y. KAMIHARANovember 9, 1942 -November 1, 2017 Reginald Y. Kamihara, 74, joined the Lord on November 1, 2017 peacefully in the loving presence of his family. He is survived by his wife, Sheena; daughter, Nicole Yasuda; son-in-law, Matthew Yasuda; brothers, Franklin and Richard; sister, Joan Oda. Retired from Servco Toyota where he served for 28 years, Reggie, also known as "Porge", spent his time cooking, raising and showing Shiba Inus, watching K-dramas, and traveling to Las Vegas. He will always be remembered for his strength, confidence, and the amazing hard work he did for his family. Services will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at Christ United Methodist Church. Visitation at 10:00 a.m., service at 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire.

Florence L. K. Kong Kee

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Florence L. K. Kong KeeFlorence Lois Keohokamanu Kong Kee passed away on October 7, 2017, at the age of 55. Flo will be lovingly remembered by her parents John and Lei Kong Kee, siblings Mary Kapanui, Theresa (Marshall) Kong Kee Luke, John Jr. (deceased), William, Sam (Candy), nephews Kolomona (Summer) Kapanui, Kamuela (Hoku) Kapanui, nieces Faith, Sage, grandnephews and grandniece. Growing up in Honolulu, Flo attended St. Patrick School and was a 1980 Punahou graduate. For many years she worked in the tourism and service industry sharing Hawaii's culture and Aloha spirit. Inspired by the late U.S. Representative Patsy Mink, Flo was dedicated to making a difference in people's lives at the policy and government level. Her talent for bringing people together led Flo to work for HSTA, the Democratic Party and UPW. At UPW Flo became a strong voice for Hawaii's working class. Her life's work and passion to improve the lives of the members and their families reached far across the state and nation. Flo served her faith community as a founding member of the St. Augustine Gala Dinner. She helped to raise awareness and funds for the museum honoring Hawaii's local Saints Damien and Marianne. Flo's life was full and large just like her love for her ohana, friends and Hawaii. She'll be fondly remembered for sharing the Aloha spirit through her heartfelt conversations, ono cooking and willingness to kokua. A Celebration of Flo's Life will be held at St. Augustine by-the-sea Catholic Church, 130 Ohua Ave in Waikiki on Saturday, November 18, from 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. followed by Mass at 12:00 p.m. Carpooling is highly recommended. Complimentary valet service will be available on Ohua Street with limited parking spaces. Public parking can also be found on nearby streets, the Zoo and Waikiki Shell. Leis and flowers are welcomed. Aloha Attire. Inurnment Services will be held at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery, Hillcrest Garden Section, 45-425 Kamehameha Hwy., Kaneohe on Monday, November 20 at 11:00 a.m.

Maria “Mitzi” Yamada

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

87, of Kane'ohe, passed away at home surrounded by family. She was born in Scharding Austria on April 6, 1930. Maria was preceded in death & now reunited with her husband George, and is survived by children: Antoinette (Bob) Farmer, Arlene (Dennis) Nakamoto, Ursel (Kalei) Naka'ahiki, George (Jeri) Yamada Jr. and grandchildren: Dale, Carrie, Kit & Kyle Farmer, Kela Kalaiwa'a & Chris Mitobe, and Arielle & Skyler Yamada. Her posterity also continues on with 5 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, with services at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at the Hawaii State Veteran's Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Yuriko Yoshiyama

Posted On November 12th, 2017 -

Yuriko YoshiyamaFebruary 27, 1932 - October 13, 2017 Yuriko Yoshiyama, 85, of Honolulu, passed away on October 13, 2017. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunty and friend. Yuriko grew up in Waipahu, and as a teenager worked beside her mother in the plantation fields. After graduating from Waipahu High School in 1950, she worked at Arakawa General Store, then later as a teller at Bank of Hawaii. She married her husband Albert on August 11, 1962, and took on her most challenging job - raising her three children, Colin, Jon, and Kathleen. Yuriko was a member of Manoa Valley Church and enjoyed water exercise, shopping, and talking story over 4+ hour lunches with family and friends. She always had a smile, hug and words of encouragement for everyone she knew, and always had food on hand to whoever visited the house. She had the gift of conversation and made everyone she met feel comfortable and at ease. She will be remembered for her positive, cheery attitude, caring heart, and strong faith in God. Yuriko's greatest joy in life was her family, especially her grandchildren, Luke, Jadynn, Ally, Brooke, Hope, Leina and Casey. She will forever be their guardian angel. Yuriko is predeceased by her parents Kama and Haruko Tsuhako, brother Shige (Betty) Tsuhako, sister Mie (David) Takenaka, and brother Ronald Tsuhako. Yuriko is survived by her husband of 55 years, Albert; children Colin (Chris), Jon (Carol) and Kathleen (Kerstan) Wong; brother Keiji (Amy) Tsuhako, sister Sharlene "Teru" (Michio) Shishido, brother Dennis Tsuhako, sister Helen Tsuhako, brother Ernie (Jeanne Fujioka) Tsuhako and sister-in-law Vicki Tsuhako; 7 grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation will begin at 9:00am on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Manoa Valley Church, with services to follow at 10:00am. Family requests casual attire. No flowers please. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

GLADYS KIYOKO YOKOO

Posted On November 11th, 2017 -

GLADYS KIYOKO YOKOOGladys Kiyoko Yokoo of Mililani passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the age of 69. She was a graduate of McKinley High School in 1965, gave birth to and raised four children, and later worked as a clerical worker at Waiawa Correctional Facility for 25 years. She was a lover of many things, but none more than the people in her life. Truly she was the happiest when with her family, friends and loved ones. We will miss your kind heart, sweet voice, and your loving presence. Gladys is survived by her daughter: Fern Davidson; sons: Cary, Chad, and Ryan Yokoo; and sisters: Ruth Migita and Nora Furuno.

Oren S. Yasutomi

Posted On November 11th, 2017 -

67, of Pukalani, Maui passed away on October 14, 2017 in Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. He was a retired computer programmer with Maui Land and Pineapple Co. and VIP Foodservice. He is survived by his daughter, Angela, sisters Amy Kato, Sylvia (William) Gushi, and Nora (Gene) Tsuji. Services are pending for January 2018. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Helen Yasuko Maeda

Posted On November 11th, 2017 -

88, of Honolulu, Hawaii passed away peacefully on October 3, 2017 in Pearl City. She is survived by daughter, Kary Takemoto (Harry); 6 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Visitation 12 noon Service 1:00pm. on Sunday November 19, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Private Inurnment. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

Sarah Kealoha Duarte

Posted On November 11th, 2017 -

Sarah Kealoha Duarte, 77, of Kaneohe passed away November 2, 2017 in Kaneohe. She was born February 29, 1940 in Honolulu. She is survived by Husband George J. Duarte. Sons: Allen (Corinne), Edmund, Everett (Pam) Arquero, Michael (Susie) and Mark (Diane) Duarte. Daughters: Yvonne (Toru) Mitake, Sonnett (Ivan) Francisco, Debra (Mike) Shoffit. Mother: Sarah Cordeiro. Brothers: Abraham Konaaihele, Bert Cordeiro. Sister: Yvonne Hanson. Grandchildren: 16. Great Grandchildren: 16. Services will be held Saturday November 18th, 2017 at the Duarte Residence at 45-540 Liula St, Kaneohe. Visitation: 9:00am-11:00am; Services 11:00 am-12:00pm. Arrangements Provided By: Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary

Yvonne K. Obed

Posted On November 10th, 2017 -

Age 72, passed away in Kaneohe. She was born April 4, 1945 in Honolulu, and was a former supervisor at Pioneer Inn Lahaina and Cafe Pesto in Kawaihae. Survived by son, Paul (Helen) Makuakane; daughters, Arnolette (Paul) Kahele, Kalei (Henry) Lagaret, Loriann (Scott) Wallace, Noelani Makuakane; father, Ross Nacua; brother, McGuire (Lorna) Kahaialii; sister, Nette (Glenn) Makua; 20 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:00-10:00 a.m. Friday, 11/17/2017, at the Kaneohe Waikalua Chapel, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Service 10:00 a.m. with reception to follow. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Punchbowl Cemetery. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Leila Mew Jan Tom Sun

Posted On November 10th, 2017 -

Leila Mew Jan Tom SunIn the words of Dr. R. Hagino M.D. "I Wish No Funeral Services, For I AM On My Next Journey. I Arrive Quietly & I Depart Quietly. To My Family, Friends, & Colleagues, I Wish You Well. I Would Wish To Be Thought of as A Good Woman. I am MOST Proud of My Children, Grandchildren, & Great Grandchild Whom I LOVE DEARLY & Who Are Contributing Members of Our Community. I Thank My Beloved Family For Acceding To MY Funeral WISHES" -ALOHA, TOOTS Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Barbara T. Kamiyama

Posted On November 10th, 2017 -

79, of Honolulu passed away on October 24, 2017 in Kaimuki. She was born in Honolulu. She was a retired Elementary School Teacher for the Department of Education for 27 years. She is survived by daughters Tammy and Colleen, and son Nathan. Visitation 5:00 pm on Friday November 17, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services to be held at 6:00 pm. Inurnment on November 18, 2017 at Diamond Head Memorial Park at 9:00 am. No flowers. Casual Attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary

GERTRUDE EN LAN CHING

Posted On November 10th, 2017 -

90 of Honolulu, Hawaii passed away on October 18, 2017. She was a retired Laboratory Technician from Straub Clinic and Hospital and an avid Golfer. Survived by Alfred Y.T. (Kiyo) Ching, 7 nieces and nephews. Graveside services on November 18, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

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