Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

FRANCIS K.W. CHING

Posted On August 8th, 2013 -

FRANCIS K.W. CHING 75, passed away on July 25, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born on July 31, 1937 in Lihue, Francis is the son of former Kaua’i mayor Francis Ching and Ruth Aki. Francis made many contributions to the Hawaiian community, most notably founding the Archeological Research Center Hawaii in 1973. He is a retired Hawaiian Resource Specialist at Kamehameha Schools and an Ali’i in the Royal Order of Kamehameha I. Francis is survived by his daughter Brooke Ching; grandchildren Gidian and Eden Fain, Lirael Moser; sisters Sheilah Kui Len Ching, Rowena Kui Low; family members Addie, Garrett and Grant Carpio; and many other family and friends. Francis will be remembered at 2:45 PM on Sunday, August 11th at The Kamehameha Schools Bishop Memorial Chapel. Aloha attire.

ROBERT TUK WO WONG

Posted On August 7th, 2013 -

ROBERT TUK WO WONG Age 92, of Pearl City, passed away on July 30, 2013. Bob was born in Olaa, Hawai’i and graduated from St. Louis College in Honolulu and Cornell University. He was a retired architect/co-owner of Wong & Wong Associates and a United States Army veteran. Bob was predeceased by his wife, Jocelyn Chang Wong and is survived by children, Lorrin Wong (Gisele Ferrari), Donald (Janet), Douglas (Jolene) and Adrienne Wong (Peter Webb); grandchildren, Courtney, David, Elissa, Brandon, Chiara, Katie, Alessandra, and Christopher; sisters, Ruth (dec. Harold) Ching, Laura (Wilfred) Pang and Lucille Hee; brother, Henry (dec. Shirley) Wong, dec. Tuk Chong (dec. Grace) Wong; sisters-in-law, Sherlyn (Garrett) Goo and Rowena (dec. Dr. William) Shriber; brothers-in-law, Dr. Lennig (Adele) Chang and dec. Dr. Hollis (Linda) Chang. Celebration of life service 12 noon Sunday, August 11, 2013 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary with visitation to begin at 11 a.m. Private committal service. No flowers. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com

VALENTIN BAYACA MANUEL

Posted On August 7th, 2013 -

VALENTIN BAYACA MANUEL Age 77, of Waipahu, HI, passed away July 9, 2013 in Honolulu. Born July 16, 1935 in Cabungaan, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by spouse, Felicitas T. Manuel; sons, Sosimo T. (Grace) Manuel, Ruben T. (Janice) Manuel; daughters, Analiza M. (Onafre) Basug, Mary Ann T. Manuel & Jonathan Salenga; brother, Saturnino Manuel of Philippines, Teodora Respicio of Los Angeles, CA, Juliana Villa of Philippines; 9 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (August 11) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 10:30 a.m. Monday (August 12) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Mass 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

ANNE S. “MZ O” OHIA

Posted On August 7th, 2013 -

ANNE S. MZ O OHIA Age 89, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away August 5, 2013 in Kaneohe, HI. Born May 29, 1924 in Fremont, NE. She retired from Schofield Barracks Emergency Room/Urgent Care Clinic. She is survived by sons, Kimo (Rose) Schrader, Herbert Ohia Jr., Sterling (Lyndell) Ohia, Lambert (Mary) Ohia, Kepukai Gutowski; daughters, Pat (Eddie) Sheppard, Antoinette (Jose) Morales, Harriet (Chester) Gumban, Debra Ohia, Frances Acoba; 20 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Sunday (August 11) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel Memorial Service 10:15 a.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

ROBERT TUK WO WONG

Posted On August 7th, 2013 -

ROBERT TUK WO WONG Age 92, of Pearl City, passed away on July 30, 2013. Bob was born in Olaa, Hawai’i and graduated from St. Louis College in Honolulu and Cornell University. He was a retired architect/co-owner of Wong & Wong Associates and a United States Army veteran. Bob was predeceased by his wife, Jocelyn Chang Wong and is survived by children, Lorrin Wong (Gisele Ferrari), Donald (Janet), Douglas (Jolene) and Adrienne Wong (Peter Webb); grandchildren, Courtney, David, Elissa, Brandon, Chiara, Katie, Alessandra, and Christopher; sisters, Ruth (dec. Harold) Ching, Laura (Wilfred) Pang and Lucille Hee; brother, Henry (dec. Shirley) Wong, dec. Tuk Chong (dec. Grace) Wong; sisters-in-law, Sherlyn (Garrett) Goo and Rowena (dec. Dr. William) Shriber; brothers-in-law, Dr. Lennig (Adele) Chang and dec. Dr. Hollis (Linda) Chang. Celebration of life service 12 noon Sunday, August 11, 2013 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary with visitation to begin at 11 a.m. Private committal service. No flowers. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com

VICTORINO “VICTOR” C. MARTIN, JR.

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

VICTORINO VICTOR C. MARTIN, JR. Age 43, of Henderson, NV, passed away July 21, 2013 in Las Vegas, NV. Born December 26, 1969 in Honolulu. He is survived by fiancee, Marci Lee Siobal; sons, Jaryd James Siobal Martin, Marco Jacob Siobal Martin; daughter, Krysten Lee Siobal Martin; mother, Elena (Danilo) Alejo; sisters, Elizabeth (Steven) Ishimoto, Janet Los Banos. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Friday 8/9 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

ANTHONY ALBERT ALOHA AMADEO SR.

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

ANTHONY ALBERT ALOHA AMADEO SR. Anthony Albert Aloha Amadeo passed away on July 8, 2013 at the age of 55, in The Dalles, Oregon. He was born April 10, 1958 in Honolulu, Hawaii to the late Erma Ho’omalu and Henry “Blakkee” Amadeo. Much of his youth was spent in Ewa Beach, Oahu, Hawaii where he attended Campbell High School. Tony was well known for playing guitar and singing, he discovered his love for music at a very young age. Mostly self-taught, he sang and played music in various spots in Hawaii including Oregon, Washington state, Los Angeles and Stockton, CA. His depth and range of musical talent enabled him to play mariachi, rock, punk, country and more. He leaves behind his family and friends, memories of his unique personality, charming sense of humor, gifted musical talents, and bright contagious smile. Aloha O’e, Tony! To celebrate his life there will be a “potlock” starting at 12 noon here in Hawaii at Pokai Bay (Waianae) on August 8, 2013.

CYNTHIA Y.H. LUM

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

CYNTHIA Y.H. LUM July 30, 2013 Cynthia Y.H. Lum, 75, of Kaneohe, a retired Ben Parker Elementary school teacher died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Wendell, son Jeffrey, daughter Janelle; brothers Winchell, Eden and Nathan; grandson Jason. Memorial services at Calvary Chapel Kaneohe 45-566 Mahinui Road at 2:30 P.M. Aug. 11, Sunday with visitation at 2 P.M. Private burial services. Casual Attire. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Denise Sumiko Moon

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

DENISE SUMIKO MOON Denise S. Moon, age 61 of Honolulu passed away July 17, 2013 at home. She is survived by daughters, Dayna Siliga, Jodi Shinsato; 5 grandchildren; brothers, Kalvin (Joann) Kameoka, Aaron Kameoka; sister, Colleen (Walter) Shinkawa. Visitation 5 p.m. Monday Aug. 12th at Hosoi Garden Mortuary, Services at 6:00 p.m. Casual attire, No Flowers.

FELY “PELAGIA” EDNILAO

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

FELY PELAGIA EDNILAO Age 71, of Pearl City, passed away July 16, 2013 in Pearl City. Born June 9, 1942 in Barbar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She was a member of the Badoc-Pinili Association. She is survived by husband, Armando Ednilao; sons, Steven (Lynn) Ednilao, Robert (Rowena) Ednilao; daughters, Editha (Alberto) Domingo, Kathy (Michael) Cavaco; brothers, Maximino Luna Valera, Melecio Valera; sisters, Visitacion Valera Bautista, Norma Valera Rosaro, Paula Valera, Jacinta Valera Mabini, Nemesia Valera Corpuz; 6 grandchildren; 4 great-grand- children. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Friday 8/9 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 6:00 p.m. Visitation also 8:00 a.m. Saturday 8/10 at the Mortuary, Service 9:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

GABRIEL G. GUITTU

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

GABRIEL G. GUITTU Age 70, of Honolulu, passeda way July 22, 2013 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born September 21, 1942 in Tuguegarao, Philippines. he is survived by wife, Remy A. Guittu; sons, Ariel (Hilda) A. Guittu, Daniel (Merci) A. Guittu; daughters: Deborah A. Quittu, Mary Jane (Froilan) Guittu Ganno; brothers, Cervando Guittu, Alonzo Guittu, Roberto Guittu; 5 grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday 8/11 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Monday 8/12 at the Mortuary, Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ENCARNACION “CION” MEDINA MAURICIO

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

ENCARNACION CION MEDINA MAURICIO Age 80, of Waipahu, HI, passed away July 3, 2013 in Aiea. Born January 13, 1933 in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired cook for Diner’s Drive In. She is survived by sisters, Valentina Santos, Maura Mandac; nieces & nephews. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (August 11) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (August 12) 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.

Eric Stephen Flower

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

ERIC STEPHEN FLOWER Age 65, of Makakilo, a retired librarian at the University of Hawaii-West O’ahu, passed away on July 12, 2013. Born and raised on Long Island, NY, he earned a B.A. in Economics at C.W. Post College of Long Island University and degrees in Economics and Library Service from the University of Maine at Orono. He was Editor of Computers in Libraries magazine as well as the author of articles and papers on librarianship, competitive analysis and strategies in the electronic information environment, and the use of streaming video in distributed education. He is survived by wife Kam; son Christopher; sister Carolyn Flower-Lepore, brother Stephen and a grandson.

JAMES TOMOHARU TSUKAYAMA

Posted On August 6th, 2013 -

JAMES TOMOHARU TSUKAYAMA 55, of Honolulu, Self-employed, Died at home. He was born in Okinawa. He is survived by mother Grace; Brother Glenn; Nephew Tyler. Private Services were held. No monetary offerings.

IGNACIA P. SEVILLA

Posted On August 5th, 2013 -

IGNACIA P. SEVILLA Age 74, of Waipahu, HI, passed away on July 10, 2013 in Honolulu. Born February 1, 1939 in Batac, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by daughter, Mariebel Gallano; brothers, Johnny (Shirley) Pecpec, Felix Pecpec, Sebastian (Carol) Pecpec, Remigio (Mercedes) Pecpec; sisters, Isabel (Dionisio) Libed, Carlina Guzman, Luzviminda (Magno) Pucan. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Wednesday (August 7) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

JANET MEW OI CHUN FONG

Posted On August 5th, 2013 -

JANET MEW OI CHUN FONG Janet Mew Oi Chun Fong passed away on July 18, 2013 in Honolulu at the age of 86. She was born on April 03, 1927. She graduated from Baldwin High School on Maui and became the First Narcissus Queen in 1950. She married Dr. Bernard H.Y. Fong, DMD, who preceded her in death. She was a devoted wife and mother to her seven daughters and one son. She worked as a receptionist/dental assistant along side her husband, Bernard. They both retired in 1993 and became world travelers until she became very ill. After a long battle with a chronic neurological disease, Janet passed away peacefully with her children, grandchildren, family and friends at her side. She is survived by her son, Dr. David (Christine) Fong; daughters, Charlene Fong- Choy, Dr. Darlene (John) Metter, Lisa Fong, Tina Fong, Dr. Lucy (D’Wayne) Wong, Carole Fong (Bradley) Kutchins and Dr. Janice Fong (Jeff Ung); grandchildren, Peter (Yuna) Choy, Jodie (Bryen) Waltjen, Aren and Devin Choy: Dr. David Metter, Christopher and Erik Metter, Jonathan, Jennifer and Christopher Wong: Ashlei, Kourtnei and Michael Fong- Kutchins: Trinity and Nikki Ung: Chandler and Gabriella Fong great-granchildren: Micah and Michelle Choy; brothers, Harold (Janet), Roy (Doris), Elroy (Lilly), Reginald and Warren (Elizabeth); sisters, Audrey Lee, Sally Leong, Mew Few Chow and Marlene (Larry) Chan. Services tobe held at Borthwick Mortuary – Maunakea Chapel on Thursday, August 08, 2013. Visitation at 9:00 am; Service at 10:00 am; Burial at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery at 1:00 pm.

BRIAN YOSHIO MORIOKA

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

BRIAN YOSHIO MORIOKA Brian Y. Morioka, 73 of Pearl City, passed away on July 15, 2013. He was born in Kapaia, Lihue, Kauai. He retired as a Radford High School Math and Resource Teacher. He is survived by brother Patrick (Janice) Morioka, sister Florence Yukiko (Hirofumi) Kono, girlfriend Sara Iwai and many nieces and nephews. Visitation 11:00 AM, Thursday (August 8) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Funeral service 12:00 noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

MITSUKO (OHYE) YANO

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

YANO, MITSUKO (OHYE) Age 90, of Pittsburgh, PA, passed away peacefully at Forbes Hospice on Wednesday, July 31, 2013. She was born on March 5, 1923, in Kure-City, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. She was married to Dr. Katsuhiko Yano for 62 years. They were long-time residents of Honolulu, HI, before relocating to Pittsburgh in 2010. Mitsuko was a Japanese school teacher in Honolulu and had many friends there. She loved to travel and created beautiful works of art in paintings on silk, embroidery, leather craft, and beaded jewelry. The youngest of eight siblings, she is survived by her husband, Katsuhiko; two daughters, Yuko Palesch of Charleston, SC, and Reiko Becker of Pittsburgh; a brother, Jinichi Ohye of Tokyo, Japan; and a sister, Kazuko Saito of Kure, Japan. She also is survived by three grandchildren, Amy Palesch of Atlanta, GA, Seth Palesch of Portland, OR, and Nicholas Becker of Pittsburgh. Professional Services by D’Alessandro Funeral Home & Crematory Ltd., Pittsburgh, PA. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made out to Forbes Health Foundation at Forbes Hospice, c/o Forbes Health Foundation, 2570 Haymaker Road, Monroeville, PA 15146. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

DOLORES “DEE” CANENCIA PAGADUAN

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

DOLORES DEE CANENCIA PAGADUAN Age 81, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away July 10, 2013 in Aiea. Born July 19, 1931 in Punaluu, HI. Dolores was a retiree of the Mililani Memorial Cemetery for 35 years and member of the Visayan Club. She is survived by sons, Eric John Pagaduan, Robert Glenn Pagaduan, Hugo Ray (Laurine) Pagaduan; daughters, Yvonne (Leonard) Omalza, Debora Pagaduan; brothers, Marcelino (Chris) Canencia of SC, Tony Canencia; sisters, Florence (Joe) Schultz of ID, Leonora Henry of CA; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. : Visitation 8:30 a.m. Thursday (August 8) at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church; (1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

THOMAS MASAJI OKUMA

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

THOMAS MASAJI OKUMA November 20, 1919 – May 22, 2013 It is with great sadness that the family of Thomas Masaji Okuma, retired minister and professor from Hawaii Loa College, announces his death on May 22, 2013, after a brief hospitalization. He was 93 years old. His beloved wife, Naomi Chafin Okuma and son, David Masaji Okuma preceded him in death. Thomas is survived by daughters, Yuki Okuma Leon and Katy (Michael) White, daughter-in-law, Ann Yakuma (Reid and Kristi Yakuma); granddaughters, Lisa (Jack) Coffey and Angelica Leon; great grandchildren, Jack and Mariko Coffey; nieces and nephews. A Memorial Gathering will take place on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at 5 p.m. at Church of the Crossroads, Honolulu, in Weaver Hall. Informal attire. No flowers.

KARL HEINZ AH QUIN

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

KARL HEINZ AH QUIN Karl Heinz Ah Quin, 50, of Wahiawa passed away peacefully at home July 14, 2013. A loving Kane, and closest friend, bestest Daddy in the whole wide world our jack of All trades, hardest worker we know our protector, care giver, provider and go-to guy priceless brother, one of a kind brother in-law beloved son in-law, extraordinary uncle, irreplaceable nephew and awesome friend, who was so funny and always joking. Dedicated to always putting his family who was so important to him first, Karl enjoyed spending his free time with family or friends at the beach. Karl was a journeyman roofer and carpenter where he worked with numerous companies throughout his career. His last employer was Barnett Construction where he was a well liked, a dependable employee and co-worker. Karl was born in Kahuku on January 22, 1963. He was the youngest of 11 children and was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Kalama Ah Quin and Irene Katherine Steiner, Karl’s twin sister Gertrude and brother Henry “Hunts”. He is survived by: His loving Wahine Davenette Kahealani “Sweetheart” Souza, sons: Kawika Souza and Karl Kalanikoa Ah Quin, twin daughters: Ku’uleihiwa “Honey Girl” and Ku’uleimakamae “Baby Girl” Ah Quin. Brothers: Charlie (Rosaline), Robert (Fay), Benny, Zachary and David. Sisters: Mayrose Mathews, Maryann Wise and Irene (Rueben) Aho of Tacoma, Washington. Numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. A celebration of his life will be held at Kualoa Beach Park on Sunday, August 11, 2013. Service begins at 11:00 a.m. followed by lunch. Casual attire. Forever In Our Hearts

ROBERT H. LLOYD

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

ROBERT H. LLOYD Age 64, of Kailua, HI, passed away peacefully at Princess Margaret Hospital in Hong Kong on July 6, 2013. Born December 15, 1948 in Aberdeen, Washington, Pastor Rob served the Seventh-day Adventist Church for 42 years, most recently as Executive Secretary and Ministerial Director of the Hawaii Conference of SDA and as Pastor of the Kailua SDA Church since 1992. In his global ministry through ShareHim, he coordinated mission trips the past 12 years to Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ghana, India, Irian Jaya, Kenya, Mexico, Namibia, Rwanda, Uganda and Venezuela. Since 1998, he also served on the Governing Board of Castle Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Harder Lloyd; sons, Jeremy (Heather) and Micah (Dina); daughters, Giana, Oksana and Shavana; brother, Roger; 5 grandchildren. A Celebration of Life will be held Tuesday, August 6, 5:30 p.m., at Central Union Church (1660 S. Beretania St., Honolulu) with visitation and dinner to follow in the Parish Hall. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be donated at www.sharehim.org.

Fumiko E. Mitamura

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

FUMIKO E. MITAMURA Age 90, was called to her eternal home with Jesus, on June 26, 2013, surrounded by family, friends and the wonderful team of angels from Odyssey Hospice. There will be a private burial at Hawaiian Memorial Park on Tuesday, August 6, 2013. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. For full obituary, visit www.porterloring.com. You are invited to sign the Guestbook at www.porterloring.com

LADY GEORGIANNA HOPKINS

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

LADY GEORGIANNA HOPKINS Georgianna Hopkins was born October 23, 1916, in Salem, Oregon. On July 21, 2013 at age 96, she passed away peacefully at home in Honolulu, surrounded by loving family. She is survived by her daughters Sherrill Love Sheehan and Deborah Candace Love, M.D., a granddaughter, Nurya (David) Parish, and two great-grandchildren, Claire and Nathan Parish. She was predeceased by her five husbands: Robert Addison Love, Philip Kellerman Jr., Donald McPherson, Alonzo Priest, and Admiral Sir Frank Hopkins. A world traveler and longtime resident of Hawaii, she was a woman of grace and beauty, whose memory is a blessing to her many friends and family. Honoring her wishes, there will be no funeral. Donations suggested to Planned Parenthood and Humane Society; no flowers, please.

FUSAE NISHIMOTO

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

FUSAE NISHIMOTO Age 93, of Honolulu, passed away June 19, 2013 in Honolulu. Born April 4, 1920 in Kokee, Kauai. She is survived by son, Dennis Nishimoto; daughters, Reverie (Miles) Suzuki, Jillian (Lance) Inouye, Lynn (Richard) Holmes; sister, Mitsue Taniguchi; 5 grandchildren; 7 great- grandchildren. Private services were held.

LADY GEORGIANNA HOPKINS

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

LADY GEORGIANNA HOPKINS Georgianna Hopkins was born October 23, 1916, in Salem, Oregon. On July 21, 2013 at age 96, she passed away peacefully at home in Honolulu, surrounded by loving family. She is survived by her daughters Sherrill Love Sheehan and Deborah Candace Love, M.D., a granddaughter, Nurya (David) Parish, and two great-grandchildren, Claire and Nathan Parish. She was predeceased by her five husbands: Robert Addison Love, Philip Kellerman Jr., Donald McPherson, Alonzo Priest, and Admiral Sir Frank Hopkins. A world traveler and longtime resident of Hawaii, she was a woman of grace and beauty, whose memory is a blessing to her many friends and family. Honoring her wishes, there will be no funeral. Donations suggested to Planned Parenthood and Humane Society; no flowers, please.

ELIZABETH (BERNIE) BERNADETTE CHIDORI HOLBRON

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

ELIZABETH (BERNIE) BERNADETTE CHIDORI HOLBRON 64 of Kapolei, Hi. Employee for 29yrs with the State of Hawaii Department of Public Safety Corrections, passed away on July 24, 2013 @ St. Francis West Hospice. Born on Feb. 13, 1949 in Honolulu, HI. Daughter of the late Tamotsu & Margaret Hosaka. She is survived by Husband William K. Holbron Sr., Son Berton Ferreira Jr. (Rosalie Moniz) Daughters: Shana Hosaka (Casey Olsen), Desiree Quemado & Kayln Ferreira, Stepchildren: William K. Holbron Jr., Sherrie Holbron (Mary Keokapu) Tiara Holbron, 10 Grandchildren, 9 Step Grandchildren, Siblings: Eugene (Helen deceased), Francis (Barbara Jean deceased), Barbara Troche (Kenneth) & Pakela Hosaka. Also survived are many nieces and nephews including from her late siblings: Jerry (Sue deceased), Ronald (Barbara Jean deceased) and Evelyn Nakamoto. Her passion was food, cooking, going to the beach, listening to Hawaiian music and spending time with family & friends! Viewing will be held on Fri., Aug. 9th 5:30pm-9pm at Mililani Mortuary (Waipio) Mauka Chapel. Prayer services 6:30pm. Casual attire.

CYNTHIA CLAIRE LEHUA AH YO KUPAU

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

CYNTHIA CLAIRE LEHUA AH YO KUPAU Cynthia Claire Lehua Ah Yo Kupau, 60, of Waianae, a Maryknoll School teacher for 33 years. She was born in Honolulu on April 24th, 1953 to Herbert Ah Yo, Sr. and Lillian Botelho Ah Yo. She became an angel on July 8th, 2013. She is survived by husband, Lloyd K. Jr.; sons Lloyd “Buddy” and John (Toni); grandsons Akoni and Napono; brothers Herbert Jr., Melvin and Clayton Ah Yo; many nieces and nephews. Services at Star of the Sea Church, 4469 Malia Street, on Saturday August 10th. Visitation 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Services begin at 11:00am.

STEPHEN JOSEPH DINNAN

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

Mau ioa i ko makou pu’uwai STEVO STEPHEN JOSEPH DINNAN Born on April 5, 1978 in Tacoma, Wa. He passed away on June 4, 2013 at Castle Medical Center in Kailua surrounded by friends, family, and loved ones. Stephen was a proud father of four beautiful children: Stephany “Leilo” (Leimamo), Steisha-Love (Nanea), Shaydence and Saydee (Shardean), and will be deeply missed by all of his children. Stephen was 35 years old and lived with his family on the Windward side of Oahu. He is survived by parents Sean and Daphne Dinnan, brother Ian (Robyn), and sisters Christina (David) and Katelyn. Stephen attended Lihue Baptist preschool, Benjamin Parker and Hauula Elementary School and a proud graduate of Kahuku High School class of 1995. All who knew Stevo for his warm smile, and his generous, loving and forgiving heart are welcome to join his large extended family for his celebration of life memorial service at Hope Chapel Olomana in Enchanted Lakes, Kailua on September 7, 2013 from 2:00 pm-6:00 pm. No flowers.

Ernest A. Salomone

Posted On August 4th, 2013 -

ERNEST A. SALOMONE Nov 1st, 1931 July 27th, 2013 Ernest A. “Ernie” Salomone passed peacefully into the arms of God in the early hours of July 27th at Island Hospice, Honolulu. Ernie was one of the lucky few who had the opportunity to live a quality life for the 4 years after receiving a diagnosis of liver cancer. Ernie was a true San Francisco native, growing up in Noe Valley then later in the Parkside. After graduating from S. I., Ernie joined the Air Force spending 2 1/2 years in active duty after which he returned to study business at USF. On May 31st, 1959 Ernie moved to Honolulu exchanging one type of island life for another. It was the clear blue waters and ample sunshine, the antithesis to San Francisco weather, that drew him to Oahu. After short time of running a business for his father who lived state side Ernie went to work for the U.S. Navy at Pearl Harbor retiring after 27 1/2 years of service. He cherished his retirement years fulling them with both leisure and travel. Ernie is survived by his younger brother Guido Salomone, his paternal Aunt Margaret Cleary, and many cousins in the U.S., Canada, and Italy; and also many friends in Honolulu in particular Sam Vani, Maggie Caldwell, and the gang from the Wailana. The family requests condolence gifts be sent to either The Cancer Society or St Peter and Paul Church 800 Kaheka Street Honolulu, Hawaii 96814. Visitation will be at Saint Peter and Paul Church Thursday the 8th of August at 830AM. Memorial Service to follow at 930AM.


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