Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

WILLIAM “BILL” MAHAS

Posted On October 13th, 2017 -

WILLIAM 75, from Honolulu, Hawaii passed away on October 1, 2017. There will be a Celebration of his Life on October 14, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Magic Island, Honolulu Hawaii.

Aileen M. H. Park

Posted On October 12th, 2017 -

90, of Honolulu, passed away on September 17, 2017. She was born in Honolulu on February 15, 1927. She retired from GTE-Hawaiian Tel after 30 years of service. She is survived by her husband, Alvin; daughter Julie (Terry) George; and grandchildren Gracie and Geoffrey. Visitation 5 pm on Monday, October 16, 2017 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services will be held at 6 pm. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

NANCY A. HIGA

Posted On October 12th, 2017 -

NANCY A. HIGABorn in Torrance, California on November 25, 1932 to Harold and Marcella Anderson. Lived in Southwest Los Angeles where she attended Manchester Elementary, Brett Harte Junior High and Washington High Schools, graduating in 1950. In November of 1952 came down with polio mylitis which resulted in being in a respirator for approximately eight months. Moved to Polio Center in Los Amigos in February of 1953. With regular physical therapy was gradually taken off the respirator about May of 1953. Improved breathing skills to the point therapy could begin on her arms and legs. Went home in June and continued physical therapy at Orthopedic Hospital under the direction of Dr. Charles Lowman, the founder of the hospital, She then had surgery to repair damage to her hands. Started college at University of Southern California in February of 1954 to pursue a teaching career. She graduated in 1957 magna cum laude with a Batchelor of Science Degree in Education. Later received her Master of Science Degree in Education. Teaching career began at Manual Arts High School in 1957-1962 and then moving to Hawaii where she married Toshi (Warren) Higa in 1962 and worked at Radford High School from 1962-1968. During a leave of absence she received a second Masters Degree in Education. She was hired by University of Hawaii to teach at Leeward Community College in 1970, where she taught until 1993, retiring after serving 37-1/2 years in a stimulating and satisfying career in education. She began the 3rd part of her life as a retiree, dedicating her time to reading, having lunch with friends and just leading an unstructured life for the first time. She enjoyed good health and many activities, including UHCC Investors Hui, an investment club, where she served as vice president and assistant treasurer, serving on the Mayor's Committee for the Handicapped to attempt to improve access by the handicapped to buses. streets and buildings, and a member of the Hawaii Postpolio Network support group. In 1990 she began developing post polio syndrome but was able to continue to teach by using an Amigo electric cart. Her proudest moment was in 1989 when she received the coveted University of Hawaii Board of Regents Excellence in Teachlng Award after being recommended by colleagues and students at Leeward Community College. She enjoyed perfect health from 1993-2006 when she developed pneumonia which resulted in a stay at Queens Medical Center from May of 2006 through January of 2007. She spent the next three years at home with 24 hour care until her move in 2010 to Island Nursing Home until they closed the facility in September of 2017. Her positive outlook on life and that huge genuine smile will be missed by all who knew her.

Blanche Tsukiko Inouye

Posted On October 12th, 2017 -

84, of Honolulu, passed away on September 25, 2017. Born in Honolulu, she was a homemaker. Preceded in death by husband, Robert K. Inouye, she is survived by her son, Mark (Angela); daughters, Susan, Diane and Mary and five grandchildren. Private services to be held. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

George Yeichi Kikuyama

Posted On October 12th, 2017 -

George Yeichi KikuyamaGeorge Yeichi Kikuyama, 100, of Kihei, passed away on October 1, 2017 at his residence under the care of his loving family. Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Nakamura Mortuary from 10:00am to 10:30am, with service to begin at 10:30am. Burial to follow at Maui Memorial Park at 1:00pm. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements. Born in Pi'inoa, Hilo, Island of Hawaii on February 1, 1917, to Jiro and Ushi Kikuyama, in his youth he lived in Wainee Camp in Lahaina, Maui. Later he worked for HC&S as a heavy equipment operator and moved to Kihei with his beloved wife in 1950 where he farmed and eventually developed a mango orchard. In the late 80's he opened the Kihei Gas, Kar Wash and Kwik Stop. In his retirement, he enjoyed visiting Las Vegas and playing his slots. Mr. Kikuyama is predeceased by his beloved wife of 66 years, Hazel (Ajimine) Kikuyama and is survived by his children, Charlene Kikuyama (Skipper), Albert Kikuyama, Dennis Kikuyama; grandchildren, Maile (Kikuyama) Uohara, Tina Kikuyama; great grandchildren, Emiko Hatsue Uohara, Kiyoshi George Uohara; brother, Bert Kikuyama and many, many nieces and nephews. Family request aloha/casual attire.

Samuel Guerrero Garcia

Posted On October 11th, 2017 -

Age 76 of Honolulu passed away on September 25, 2017 at Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines, was a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard machine operator and a U.S. Army veteran. He is survived by wife Eppie; daughter Glenda (Deric) Ceria; son Gerry (Aurea) Garcia; grandchildren Maddie Garcia, Sean Ceria, Hailey Ceria and Maddox Garcia; sister Estelita Acosta. Visitation 9 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 10 a.m., committal service 1 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl). Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

LORRAINE LIN FAH (LAU) LEE

Posted On October 11th, 2017 -

LORRAINE LIN FAH (LAU) LEELorraine Lin Fah (Lau) Lee, 88 passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Even in her final days, Lorraine maintained the same sharp wit and sarcasm that delighted and entertained her family and friends for so many years. Her love and devotion to her family are now a part of our Lord's heavenly record. Lorraine was born on February 14, 1929 in Honolulu, Hawaii, and was one of ten children. She graduated from Sacred Hearts Academy, and began a successful career with Hawaiian Telephone Company. After many years of dedicated service, she retired to enjoy a life with her family. Her kind and generous disposition will forever be remembered along with the precious memories she gave to all who knew her. She is survived by her husband, Alfred H.S. Lee, her four children, Jo-Anne Nakagawa (Thomas Noguchi, Companion), Thomas Lee (Christine), Patrick Lee (Mary) and Jeri-Anne Martin (Paul); her nine loving grandchildren, Robert Nakagawa (Becky), Brian Nakagawa (Serena), Kevin "Kaleo" Lee (Christine), Jennifer Lee, Kristen Lee, Matthew Lee, Samantha Lee, Brynn Ladoniczki (Matthew), and Jonathan "Kalani" Martin; and nine beautiful great grandchildren Vivian, Caleb, Valerie , Celeste, Donovan and Carli Nakagawa; Ethan Lee, Noa and Mia Ladoniczki; her sisters Edith Leong, Eleanor Park, and Patricia Lee and her brother Milton Lau; her sister-in-law Margarette Hee, brother's-in-law Richard Lee and James Lee, and a multitude of cousins, nephews and nieces. Lorraine was preceded in death by her parents, Annie and Abraham Lau, as well as her siblings, Arthur Lau, Beatrice Lee, Constance Chong, Delores Kau, and Kelvin Lau. She will be missed by many and loved forever. The family wishes to thank the personnel and nursing staff at Kahala Nui for their compassionate care and kindness of our beloved Lorraine. A funeral service will be held to honor Lorraine Lee on Monday, October 16, at Diamond Head Mortuary. Visitation will start at 9:30AM and service will start at 10:45AM with lunch to follow. Burial will be at 2:00PM. Aloha Attire.

Brenda L. Fry

Posted On October 11th, 2017 -

Brenda Lynn (Lum) Fry, 70, of Kaimuki, died September 23, 2017 in the Hi'olani Care Center at Kahala Nui. She was born August 12, 1947 in Honolulu. 1965 graduate of Star of the Sea. She is survived by her husband, Daniel Fry; son, Christopher Fry (Dominique); daughters, Julie Santiago (Ron), Kelly Lane (Jeff); sister, Yvonne Lum; (6) grand- children, Isabel, Nathan, Owen, Karina, Maya, and Cole. Visitation at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Diamond Head Memorial Park-Chapel. Services at 10:30 a.m. Followed by private burial. Aloha Attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary

Darlene Y. Kinoshita

Posted On October 11th, 2017 -

Beloved wife and mother passed away on September 10, 2017 at the age of 65. She retired from the State of Hawaii in 2009 with over thirty-eight years of service with several state departments. Her last position was with The Attorney General's Office as a legal assistant. She was born in Wailuku, Maui on October 5, 1951 to Tadashi and Natsue Oki (both deceased). She is survived by husband, Wayne S., daughter, Beth S., son, Marc S., sisters, Carol Mae Higa (Robert) and Linda Kajiwara (Paul), brother, Howard Oki (Donna), aunts, cousins, nephews and nieces. Private services were held. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

EDITH KAWAIULAILIAHI JESSE MAR

Posted On October 11th, 2017 -

Edith Kawaiulailiahi Jesse Mar returned to our Father in Heaven on Sunday, June 25, 2017. Born on March 10, 1936 in Honolulu, Hawai'i to parents Alexander Jesse and Ahinoama Violet Young. Married Arthur "Didi" Shew Sun Mar. Sealed with their children as an "eternal family" in the Lai'e Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Survived by children Leslie (Marilyn Munoz) Mar Sr., Derek (Alvina Kekahuna) Mar Sr., Lindsay (Gert) Koenigs, Dayna (Albert Jr.,) Beyer, Kimberly (Robert) Onzuka, Kendall (Mary Regal) Mar, Heaven-Faith Mar-Huddy, and Promise Love Nathaniel Mar-Huddy; brother Leonard (Lori Shenton) Jesse, brother-in -laws Victor Punua Sr., Harry Mar; sister-in-laws Jasmine Mar, Margaret Mar, 17 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren. Celebration of Life service Saturday, October 21, 2017 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Kaimuki Ward Chapel, 4747 Kilauea Avenue Honolulu, Hawai'i. Visitation 9:00am. Service 11:00am. Arrangements Provided By: ULTIMATE CREMATION SERVICES

Thomas Kenji Hayashi

Posted On October 10th, 2017 -

84, of Honolulu, passed away on September 17, 2017. Born in Paauilo, HI, he was a retired accountant for Hawaiian Electric Company. He is survived by his wife, Hannah; son, Kenneth (Carol); daughter, Susan; three grandchildren; sisters, Jean Hayashi and Norma (Rendell Hirano) Matsumoto. Private service held. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

RYDER KALANI ONOPA

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

RYDER KALANI ONOPARyder Kalani Onopa, MD passed away from cancer on August 17, 2017. He died peacefully at home in Maunawili valley in the arms of his family. He was thirty years old. Ryder graduated from Punahou School in 2005, Columbia University in 2009 and from the John A Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii in 2014. His life was short but full and rich, marked by excellence in everything he did, kindness and thoughtfulness and courage. He had a loving and philosophical temperament and an exceptional scientific mind. He touched many people. He is survived by his parents, Janet and Bob Onopa, his brother, Alex Onopa, his beloved dog Sky, and a loving extended family of aunties, uncles, and cousins. A public service will be held to honor his life and legacy at the Punahou Thurston Memorial Chapel on Saturday October 21, 2017. Visitation starts at 1:00 p.m., services at 2:30 p.m., refreshments to follow. Please enter the main gate at Punahou and Wilder to park. Please, no funeral floral arrangements. In place of flowers, friends are welcome to donate to one of Ryder's choices for charitable support: The John A Burns School of Medicine (through giving.uhfoundation.org, at the Dr. Ryder K. Onopa Memorial Fund, Fund #127-7650-4), or to 'Ahahui Malama i ka Lokahi (Hawaiians for the conservation of native ecosystems).

GAIL A. BARTENSTEIN

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

GAIL A. BARTENSTEINGail A. Bartenstein, 73, passed away on September 20, 2017 and is survived by her husband William Bartenstein, son Billie (Kim), daughter Stacy, grand- children Jazmyn (Danny), Jessica, Branden, Billie III, Ronnie, Kiana and great-grandson Ayden. She was treasured by her family and well loved by all who knew her. She was the most giving person you've ever met that was always doing for others and cherished her family above all else. She will be remembered most for her kindness, generous spirit and dedication to her family. She will be missed more than words could ever describe. She will always be in our thoughts and forever in our hearts. Celebration of life will be held Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Mililani Memorial Park Makai Chapel. Visitation 10:00am and services at 11:00am.

Wai Mun Chung

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Wai Mun ChungHusband, father, grand-father and best friend, Wai Mun Chung, 85, passed away on 8/05/2017 at Queens Hospital. He was born in Honolulu to Ah Mee Goo & Mun Kan Chung. An accountant by trade, he started out at Coopers & Lybrand as an intern. He subsequently served as Secretary-Treasurer at Inter-Island Resorts for many years until it's closing and then worked at Finance Realty as Treasurer before finally retiring. Despite leaving the work force 20 years ago, he maintained cherished friendships with his former co-workers right up to the end. He is survived by his wife, Shirley (Kam); brother, Bowman (of Sterling Heights, MI); sister, Leatrice (of Chicago, IL); sons, Stephen, Gerald, Michael (Pei Mian), Kerwin (Stephanie), and Nathan (Joy); and by grandchildren, Katherine, Alyssa, & Jonah. A private celebration of life service was held in his honor.

Robert “Bob” Grant Poulson

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Robert Robert "Bob" Grant Poulson, 68, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on September 24, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Jacki Poulson, his children Elias (Venesha), Nellie Foster (George), Esther Poulson, and grandchildren Gabe, Isla, Rogue, Charlotte, Cattleya, and Alistair, as well as many extended family members. Bob was born in Los Angeles, CA to Clarence and Doretha Poulson. He moved to Roscoe Illinois when he was 11 and graduated from Hononegah High School in 1967. Bob went to college in LA where he majored in art with a minor in photography. In 1974 Bob returned to Roscoe where he married his childhood friend Jacki Cummings. In 1979 the Poulson's moved to Hawaii, and spent seven years on the island of Hawaii before moving to Maui. In 1986 Bob and his dear friend Daryl formed Arita/Poulson General Contracting at a time when Maui was growing and changing. They were able to serve the community and build and remodel many structures around the island including schools, banks, shops, hotels, restaurants, healthcare facilities, and community centers. Bob could often be seen working along with his employees, teaching young people from diverse backgrounds, and forming many deep, lasting friendships in the community. Arita/Poulson has since expanded, received multiple awards in excellence, and serves the community state-wide with a second office in Oahu. Bob was a member of the Living Word Fellowship Church, where he was an associate pastor at Hale O Na Kaula Church on Maui. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, playing with his grandchildren, working outside, and tending his yard. Bob will be remembered for his love, patience, kindness, generosity, and willingness to always help others. He was a man of faith, and will be deeply missed by his family and friends. A public memorial service will be held on Friday October 20th, 2017 at Pukalani Community Center between 4-6 PM. Light refreshments and pupus will be provided.

Daisy Kimie Nakamura

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Daisy Kimie Nakamura92, of Honolulu, a retired buyer for Island Camera, passed away on September 8, 2017 at her home. She was born in Hilo, Hawaii. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry. She is survived by son, Kevin; daughter, Jerri-Ann (Eric) Gordon; granddaughter, Nicole Gordon; sisters Betty Muraoka, Jane (Perry) Ogawa, Jean (Kenneth) Yonezawa; and brother Howard (Joyce) Harakuni. Visitation is at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. The service is at 10:00 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

William P.K. Aarona “Bucky”

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

William P.K. Aarona WILLIAM P.K. AARONA BUCKY 89, was born on August 8,1928, and passed away at home on September 12, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Alice; sons William and Arthur (Sharon); daughters Ann (Andre) Gorospe and Cathleen Flores; five grandsons; two great- granddaughters; and sister, Nani Mariano. Visitation 9:00am with services 10:30am at Borthwick Mortuary-Maunakea Chapel on Saturday October 14. Burial to follow 2:00pm at Diamond Head Memorial Park.

LUIS “SONNY” MAGHANOY

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Correction to funeral notice. Both Thursday, October 12, 2017, Visitation from 5pm to 9pm and Funeral Service on Friday, October 13, 2017 from 9:30am to 1:30pm will be held at St. Roch's Catholic Church at 56-350 Kamehameha Hwy in Kahuku. Burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Cemetery at 3pm.

Okai Kaneshiro

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

86, of Honolulu, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2017 after a brief illness. She was born in Kagoshima Japan. She is survived by sons Chester (Jeanean), Johnny, and daughter Julie (Bob) Sagami, 8 grand- children and 1 great-grandchild. Our sincere thank you to the staff of Straub Hospital and St. Francis Hospice. A private inurnment will be held at the National Memorial Cemetery at Punchbowl. No koden. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Betty J. Barrett

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Betty J. Barrett BETTY J. BARRETT Passed away peacefully at Hospice Care in Kailua on Sunday September 10th, 2017 at the age of 86. She will be remembered for her undeniable strength and her abundant generosity. Betty is survived by her son John B. Barrett of California and daughter Marcia J. Barrett Wright of Kaneohe. She was affectionately known as "Tutu" to her 4 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Betty is also survived by her sister Florence Smith of North Bend, Washington and was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 1 sister. Service will be held on Saturday, October 21st 2017 at Punahou School Thurston Memorial Chapel, 9:30 am Visitation and services to follow at 10:00a.m.

MORRIS HEU

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

MORRIS HEUMorris Heu passed away, surrounded by his family, on August 16, 2017, at Castle Hospital. Mr. Heu, a Korean War Veteran, had just celebrated his 88th Birthday on Saturday, August 12. After graduating from St. Louis College in 1948, Mr. Heu attended St. Mary's College, and Woodberry College. He received additional training as a Medical Technician at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. After his discharge from the military, he further pursued his education, and studied as a pre-dental student. Prior to his retirement in 1987, he was employed by the Hawaii Air National Guard, Department of Defense. Mr. Heu was an active member of the Korean War Veterans of Hawaii, Chapter 1, and the Pali Seniors group. He remained active practicing with his Tai Chi group on a weekly basis. He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Gladys, and his daughter, Valerie, son, Vernon, and grandson, Brenden Aiu-Heu. His sisters are, Ruby Choy, Cornelia Tahara, Marilyn (Cleaveran) Law, and Sylvia Carruthers. Services for Mr. Heu will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at St. John Vianney Church, located at 920 Keolu Drive, in Kailua. Visitation will be at 9:30 am, with services beginning at 10:30 am. Burial will follow at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, in Kaneohe, Oahu.

OTTINA MAPUANA MEYER PAOA

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

OTTINA MAPUANA MEYER PAOA75, of Honolulu, died Sept. 24, 2017. She was born in Ho'olehua Molokai. She is an alumna of Molokai High School class of 1960. She worked as a school secretary at Kilohana and Maunaloa Elementary Schools. After her marriage, she moved to Honolulu and worked in the DOE business office. She later worked as an account clerk at Moanalua H.S. and Moanalua Adult Ed. before retiring in 1999. She and her husband spent sometime traveling. She enjoyed doing crafts and caring for her grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, Robert Clarke Paoa; daughter, Robin (Shannon) Au; son, Boyd (Jana deceased) Paoa; grand- children, Tyson and Drew Paoa; sisters, Napua Silva and Haunani Meyer both of Molokai; nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation 9am, Mass 11am Saturday, October 14th at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Honolulu, HI 96819. Graveside services at Oahu Cemetery, October 16th at 9 AM. Arrangements Provided By: Ultimate Cremation Services

Patsy Etsuko Fukino

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Patsy Etsuko Fukino68, of Honolulu, a retired travel agent for Kobayashi Travel Service, Nippon Express Hawaii Inc., Jalpak International Hawaii, Travel Plaza and JTB Inc., passed away on September 2, 2017 at Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Tokyo, Japan. She is survived by her husband, Zachary; and by sister, Evelyn Nakamura. Visitation is at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. The service is at 6:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Antonia Peralta Galicinao

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

73, of Waipahu passed away on August 30, 2017. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by her husband Felizardo Galicinao; sons Merwin (Julie Ann) Galicinao and Jeffrey Galicinao; brothers Rufino (Lina) Peralta, Amador (Carolina) Peralta, Benjamin (Florence) Peralta; sisters Tessie (Marcelo) Acojido, Rita Ranches, Petty Bagcal, Rosie (Rosendo) Ruiz, Marissa (Dennis) Sagucio, Elsie (Mel) Ramirez, Mila (Glenn) Gomes. Wake visitation will be 6:00 pm Monday October 16 at Mililani Memorial Park and Mortuary's Mauka Chapel followed by services at 6:30 pm. Visitation will be 8:30 am on Tuesday October 17 at St. Joseph Church (94-675 Farrington Hwy, Waipahu) followed by mass at 9:30 am and burial at 11:00 am at Mililani Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Sharon Midori Kodama

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

49, of Honolulu, a property manager, passed away on August 13, 2017 at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by her mother, Bessie; brothers, Shannon (Rea) and Kirk (Fran); and by two nieces. Visitation is at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 14, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. The service is at 4:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Leland S.

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Leland S. LELAND S. NAKAKURA 52, of Aiea, passed away on Sept. 9, 2017. Leland, also known as "Mr. Aloha," worked for Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits of Hawaii as an On-Premise Sales Support Manager. He loved well and deep, was extremely generous and fiercely loyal in the way he cared for his family and friends. He always had a bright smile and twinkle in his eye, and will be remembered for his hilarious sense of humor and practical jokes. He was a fisherman, triathlete, avid skier, wine connoisseur, chef, sports dad, ukulele aficionado wanna-be and all-around amazing human being. As a recent citizen of Heaven, he leaves behind treasured memories in our hearts and will be missed immensely by all who loved him. He is survived by his wife Jeri, son Noah and dog Kiana; mother Jean Nakakura and sister Shari Nakakura (Barclay Lew). He was preceded in death by his father, Stanley Nakakura, in 2016. Leland's Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Visitation: 3:00 p.m.; Services: 5:00 p.m.. The family kindly requests no flowers and aloha attire.

Judith Ito Kishimoto

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

92, died on June 19, 2017, in Honolulu. She was born and raised in Wahiawa, where she witnessed the attack on Schofield Barracks/Wheeler Air Field on December 7, 1941. She retired from the Department of Education after teaching at Hickam and Aliamanu elementary schools. She and her late husband, Sadao, lived in Moanalua Gardens subdivision for over 50 years and were active in the Moanalua Gardens Community Association. She is survived by her daughters, Diane (Ken Takayama) and Lori (Craig Wallace) and granddaughter Anya Wallace. Visitation at 9:00 a.m. on October 15 (Sunday) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. No flowers; Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUAR

Teiko Yamane

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

1918 - 2017 Age 98, of Honolulu, passed away peacefully on September 12, 2017 in Pearl City, surrounded by her family. She was born on October 2, 1918 in Waipahu to Imata and Rakuyo Yamamoto, the eldest of eight children. She retired from Dole Corporation and Nishi Catering. She loved to cook, sew, and travel with the family. She will always be remembered for her loving smile and genuine care for others. Preceded in death by her husband, Tadayoshi. She is survived by her sons, Richard (Joanne), Albert, Raymond; grandsons, Scott, Grant; brothers George Yamamoto (Asako), Walter Yamamoto (Cathleen), and sister Alice Sakuma. Private Services Were Held. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Rose Fusae Nakamitsu

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

87, of Honolulu, Hawaii passed away on September 29, 2017 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is survived by husband, Richard. Sons: Clayton, Neal and Lance. Daughter: Jan Kamei. 9 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Brother: Herbert Ishida. Services will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary (downtown location: 20 S. Kukui Street, Honolulu, Hawaii). Visitation: 5:30 pm. Service: 6:30. Aloha Attire.

Laura Leinani Mie Yoshida

Posted On October 8th, 2017 -

Laura Leinani Mie Yoshida48, of Kailua passed away peacefully on September 28, 2017. She worked for the Office of the Public Defender, City and County of Honolulu and in private practice as an attorney. She is survived by her husband, Russell; sons, Austin, Everett and Zachary; parents, Harry & Lorraine Winfield; brother, Harry Winfield III and sister, Heather Winfield-Smith. Visitation 5:00 pm on Thursday (Oct. 12) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services held at 6:00 pm. Aloha attire. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

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