Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

CHONG JA BILONTA

Posted On June 23rd, 2013 -

CHONG JA BILONTA Memorial service will be held at National Cemetery of the Pacific on June 28, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. Service is at Committal Court and burial at the site of Larry K. Bilonta’s gravesite. Reception to follow at Wah Kung, 1151 Mapunapuna Street, Honolulu, HI 96819.

Lucia and Ernesto Cadabes

Posted On June 22nd, 2013 -

LUCIA and ERNESTO CADABES
Lucia, age 86 and Ernesto, age 88, 20 year residents of Las Vegas, NV passed away Sunday, Dec 9, 2012 and Saturday, Apr 27, 2013, respectively. Lucia was born Dec 6, 1926 in Aiea, HI to the late Fermin Siarot and the late Juanita Abapo (Padayhag) Siarot Jackson. Ernesto was born Jan 7, 1925 in Carigara Leyte PI to the late Bernardo and the late Andrea (Gunabe) Cadabes. Lucia was a supportive and loving wife to Ernesto in his endeavors for 65 years. Ernesto initially had a 5th grade education, enlisted in the US Navy in 1945 and served until 1967 through WWII, Korean Conflict and Vietnam War, all the while stationed at the Naval Station in Pearl Harbor, HI. Showing his children that education is important, even for people who had nothing, he earned his GED then went on to earn an Associate’s Degree. After retiring from the Navy, he worked for 25 years for the US Postal Service. Ernesto and Lucia are survived by their children Gwendolyn Dye and her husband Earle Jack, Jr (recently deceased) and their children: Earle Jack III and his wife Rogelie and their children, Kaipo and his wife Selena and their children, Beau and his wife Nikki and their children, and Andrea Dye-Tupe and her husband Dorian and their children; Ernie Jr. and his wife Marcia and his daughter, Amy Moore and her husband Jacob and their children; Ruben and his wife Susan and their sons: RJ, and Justin and his wife Maricel and their son; Enrique and his wife Gigi and their son, Jaime; son-in-law Daniel Pacleb and his children: Lesle Hilliker and her husband Stephen and their son, Brandon Machado and his wife Natasha and their son, Jesseca Machado, Siera-Shea Phillips and her husband Sean, Rachell, and Daniel-Zachary; Christine Correia and her husband Robert and their daughters: Cortne and her children and Cydne; Cesar Cadabes and his husband Hoa Su and their pups Chico, Pepe and Ann; and Angela Alpiche and her husband Jonathan and their children: Sean Raquepo, Jessica Grant and her son and Darryl and his daughter. Lucia is also survived by siblings, Loretta and Elaine and preceded in death by her brothers, Peter and Salvino (Bobby). Ernesto is survived by siblings Amalia, Andrea (Aning), Judith, Linda, Oscar and Philipe. They are also preceded in death by their daughter Carmen Pacleb, and their great granddaughter Robin Dye. The funeral was held at Kraft-Sussman Funeral Services in Las Vegas, NV — she, on Dec 14, 2012 and he, on May 10, 2013. Interment will take place at 11:30 AM on Friday, June 28, 2013 at the National Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl in Honolulu, HI.

CATALINA BALINO MEDRANO

Posted On June 22nd, 2013 -

CATALINA BALINO MEDRANO Age 82, of Waianae, HI, passed away May 23, 2013 in Aiea. Born November 11, 1930 in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She was an advisor with the Medrano Affinities Association of Hawaii. She is survived by husband, Apolinario Malvar Medrano; sons, Danilo (Margie) Medrano, Noel (Ofelia) Medrano, Teddy (Hattie) Medrano; daughter, Cynthia Medrano; 5 grand- children; 1 great-grandchild. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (June 25) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Wednesday (June 26) at Sacred Hearts Waianae; (85-786 Old Govt. Rd., Waianae) Mass 9:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

MIYOSHI OTANI

Posted On June 21st, 2013 -

MIYOSHI OTANI Age 81, of Aiea Hi, passed away June 8, 2013 at Kuakini Medical Center. Born Oct. 6, 1931 in Koloa, Kauai. He was a retired plumber for Hi-Grade and Advanced Plumbing and a Veteran of the U.S. Army. He is survived by his wife, Mae Otani; daughters, Linda Otani, Lisa (Timmy) Hirano, Laura (Albert Jr.) Morinaka; grand- children, Julia Hirano, Alyssa Morinaka, Danyelle Morinaka; brothers, Toshihiro (Maria) Otani, Thomas (Shirley) Otani, Jon (Elsie) Otani; sister, Sandra (Ralph) Ichiyama. Visitation 5:00 p.m. Wednesday (June 26) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers please.

NICOLAS “COLA” BANIAGA RAMOS

Posted On June 21st, 2013 -

NICOLAS COLAS BANIAGA RAMOS Age 88, of Waialua, HI, passed away May 12, 2013 in Waialua. Born September 12, 1924 in Bacarra Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Waialua Sugar Company. He is survived by wife, Justina S. Ramos; daughters, Aleja Asuncion, Crescencia (Jessie) Galamgam, Esperanza (Virgilio) Crisostomo, Nena (Reny) Cadavona of Las Vegas, Norma (Jacinto L. Jr) Bonilla of Sacramento, CA; sons, Felix (Corazon) Ramos of San Jose, CA, Primo (Liwayway) Ramos, Eddie Ramos; 23 Grand- children; 18 Great-grand- children; sister, Paciencia Caridad Sumaoang. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday (June 26) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Thursday (June 27) at St Michael Catholic Church; (67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua) Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

HISASHI TANAKA

Posted On June 21st, 2013 -

HISASHI TANAKA May 24, 2013 Hisashi “Hisa” Tanaka, 87, of Kailua, retired owner of Rovens-Tanaka Contractors, Inc., died in Kailua. He was born in Puunene. He is survived by son Edwin, daughter Joy, companion Jeannette Yuen, sister Amy Saiki, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Harris United Methodist Church. Service: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

ADELINA VILLELA DE SOUZA MATSUI, M.D.

Posted On June 21st, 2013 -

ADELINA VILLELA DE SOUZA MATSUI, M.D. Dr. Adelina Matsui, age 88, passed away June 3, 2013 in Honolulu. Born Mar. 1, 1925 in Ituiutaba-Brazil. Medical degree (1950) University of Minas Gerais, School of Medicine; research fellow in medicine Harvard College, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital (1958-1959); research fellow in endocrinology University of Washington, School of Medicine (1962-1964). Retired from private practice (Internal Medicine) in Kailua. Predeceased by husband Dr. Masato Matsui and sisters Yvone de Souza Vasconcellos and Yone de Souza Ferreira of Brazil. Survived by sister Yole Villela de Souza Alvarenga of Brasilia-Brazil, nephews and nieces. Private scattering of ashes.

AURELIO “AUREL” B. DICION

Posted On June 20th, 2013 -

AURELIO AUREL B. DICION Age 66, of Waialua, HI, passed away May 21, 2013 in Wahiawa. Born September 25, 1946 in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Aurelio was formerly employed by Waialua Sugar Company. He was a member of the Cabuganeos Club of Hawaii. He is survived by wife, Felicidad Dicion; sons, Eugene (Lenelle) Dicion, Arnold (Joanne) Dicion, Ray Dicion, Joel (Jasmine) Dicion; brothers, Federico (Gabriela) Dicion, Ubaldo (Monica) Dicion; sisters, Feliciana (Rey) Pagarigan, Jovita Sison; 10 grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (June 24) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (June 25) at St. Michael Church (67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua); Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

JORGE MANIBOG COLOBONG

Posted On June 20th, 2013 -

JORGE MANIBOG COLOBONG Age 102, of Honolulu, HI, passed away May 6, 2013 in Honolulu. Born June 27, 1910 in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Moana Surf Rider Hotel. He is survived by daughter, Rosalinda Colobong. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Tuesday (June 25) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Program 10:00 a.m. Prayer Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

DENISE MADELEINE CHU

Posted On June 20th, 2013 -

DENISE MADELEINE CHU 89, passed away 25 May, b. Switzerland. Wife of Dr. Joshua E. Chu, deceased. Served in the Territorial Hawaiian & 50 State Legislatures 1956-63. Survived by daughter, Madeleine Brennan, 5 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren. Services June 21 Diamond Head Mortuary 9:30-10:30 visitation, 10:30 Services, 1 pm burial at Valley of the Temples.

LESLIE MYUNG HEE LYUM

Posted On June 19th, 2013 -

LESLIE MYUNG HEE LYUM Age 65, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away May 24, 2013 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Born November 10, 1947 in Honolulu, Hawaii. An Instructor with Windward Community College. She is survived by sisters, Laureen Enoki and Lornna (Chris) Takahashi; brother, Malcom Lyum; nephew Nathan (Lissa) Enoki and Niece, Tina (Greg) Hoover. Visitation; 10:30-11:30 a.m., Saturday June 22, 2013 at Diamond Head Mortuary; service: 11:30 a.m. Fellowship to follow.

MERCEDES BINCE SOLIVEN

Posted On June 19th, 2013 -

MERCEDES BINCE SOLIVEN Age 78, of Mililani, HI, passed away May 14, 2013 in Aiea. Born September 23, 1934 in Rosales, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by husband, Francisco Soliven; sons, Wayne (Lorelei) Fonacier, Jerry (Paz) Fonacier; daughter, Julie (Keith) Robinson; grandchildren, Chloe Fonacier, Jonah Fonacier, Evan Robinson; brother, Paulino Bince; sister, Elena Espiritu. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Friday (June 21) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Prayer Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

YOSHIO ITO

Posted On June 19th, 2013 -

YOSHIO ITO Age 86, of Pearl City, HI, passed away May 6, 2013 in Aiea. Born October 10, 1926 in Pearl City, HI. A retired ordnance man at the federal government at Naval Magazine Lualualei, West Loch and Waikele. He is survived by wife, Mildred Ito; son, James Ito of Japan; daughters, Joyce Ito, Suzanne (Troy) Tadaki; brother, Mitsuo Ito. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Saturday (June 22) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Memorial Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

TSUTAYO ENOMOTO

Posted On June 19th, 2013 -

TSUTAYO ENOMOTO Age 94, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away May 19, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born May 22, 1918 in Waipahu, HI. She is survived by sons, Glenn (Carol) Enomoto, Lester (Patricia) Enomoto; daughters, Aldyne Enomoto, Phyllis (Ronald) Tyler; 7 grand- children; 6 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Saturday (June 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:00 p.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

FELIX BACUYAG PASCUA

Posted On June 19th, 2013 -

FELIX BACUYAG PASCUA Age 81, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away May 29, 2013 in Wahiawa. Born May 11, 1932 in Philippines. He is survived by wife, Martina Pascua; sons, Ireneo (Celia) Pascua, Charlie (Judy) Pascua, Mhar Pascua, Rodel (Josephine) Pascua, Erick Pascua, Edison (Jingle) Pascua; daughters, Perlita (Onofre) Flores, Elnora (Eddie) Rumbaoa, Amelia (Robert) Pacupac, Eden (Cenon) Gumaro; sister, Elena P. Onza; 20 grandchildren; 6 great- grandchildren. Visitation 6:00 p.m. Saturday (June 22) at the Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Casual Attire.

MARIA CASTANARES GOZZIP

Posted On June 19th, 2013 -

MARIA CASTANARES GOZZIP Age 57, of Kapolei, HI, passed away June 8, 2013 in Aiea. Born September 16, 1955 in Iloilo City, Philippines. Previously worked at Hale Kipa as a controller for 14 years. She is survived by spouse, Norberto Lintao Gozzip; sisters, Carmela (James) Castanares Gonzales, Carol Castanares; brothers, Carlo (Odie) Castanares, Carmelo (Libertine) Castanares; nieces, Carlimei Castanares, Mira Daphne Castanares, Christina Alicia Gonzales; nephew, Carlfritz Castanares. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (June 23) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. Thursday (June 27) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ARTHUR ANTHONY “PINEKI” DIAS JR.

Posted On June 19th, 2013 -

ARTHUR ANTHONY PINEKI DIAS JR. Age 75, of Honolulu, HI, passed away June 6, 2013 in St. Francis Hospice West. Born April 1, 1938 in Honolulu, HI. Retired from the City & County of Honolulu, Parks & Recreation. He is survived by wife, Eliza Dias; sons, Samuel (Olga) Dias, Alex Boy (Kyra), Arthur (Dana) Dias; daughters, Juanita (Martin) Partridge, Candida (David) Dias-Yamato, Kathryn Mendoza, Arletta (David) Espinoza, Lorelei (Vince) Rubio; sisters, Betty-Lou Pada, Barbara Davis, Lorraine Kaai; 20 grandchildren; 4 great- grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m. (June 25) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

ARTHUR ANTHONY “PINEKI” DIAS JR.

Posted On June 18th, 2013 -

ARTHUR ANTHONY “PINEKI” DIAS JR. Age 75, of Honolulu, HI, passed away June 6, 2013 in St. Francis Hospice West. Born April 1, 1938 in Honolulu, HI. Retired from the City & County of Honolulu, Parks & Recreation. He is survived by wife, Eliza Dias; sons, Samuel (Olga) Dias, Alex Boy (Kyra), Arthur (Dana) Dias; daughters, Juanita (Martin) Partridge, Candida (David) Dias-Yamato, Kathryn Mendoza, Arletta (David) Espinoza, Lorelei (Vince) Rubio; sisters, Betty-Lou Pada, Barbara Davis, Lorraine Kaai; 20 grandchildren; 4 great- grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m. (June 25) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

YOSHINOBU “FLY” KATO

Posted On June 18th, 2013 -

YOSHINOBU FLY KATO Age 87, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away May 13, 2013 in Wahiawa. Born June 17, 1925 in Waialua, HI. A retired Federal & State worker. A veteran of the Korean Conflict. He is survived by spouse, Trixie K. Kato; son, Randall Y. Kato; daughters, Stephanie T. Regidor (Stanford), Deborah M. Saranillio (Guy), Jessica F. Teixeira (Buddy); sister, Yoshiko Ishii; brother, Kiyoshi Kato (Sachiko); 9 grand- children; caregivers, Mark & Jovie Bumanglag. Private Services were held. No koden or monetary offerings, please.

FUMIYE “SHIRLEY” TERUYA

Posted On June 18th, 2013 -

FUMIYE SHIRLEY TERUYA Age 82, of Waipahu, HI, passed away April 28, 2013 in Mililani. Born July 21, 1930 in Waipahu, HI. Retired owner of Leeward Florist. She is survived by husband, Naokichi “Bobby” Teruya; son, Rodney (Joyce) Teruya; daughters, Fay Teruya, Pearl Teruya; brothers, Satoru James (Jean) Nagamine, Hideo Richard Nagamine; sister, Mitsuko Stella Higa; grandchildren, Jonathan Teruya, Ana Teruya. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Saturday (June 22) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 10:30 a.m. Burial 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

KENNARD KUNIYOSHI MORIMOTO (AKA SATORU MORIMOTO

Posted On June 17th, 2013 -

KENNARD KUNIYOSHI MORIMOTO (AKA SATORU MORIMOTO) May 28, 2013 Kennard Kuniyoshi Morimoto, 97, of Honolulu a retired Carpenter-General Contractor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife of 67 years, Miriam Kiyoe Morimoto, son, Kenneth Kiyoshi (Julie) Morimoto, grand- children, Jana, Michael Morimoto, Elisa (Andrew) Morimoto- Nguyen; son Toru (Joanne) Hamayasu, granddaughters Tina and Nicky Hamayasu; numerous nieces and nephews; loving caregivers Annie (Jaime) Ramos and family. Private services held.

BERNARD ANDRADE, SR.

Posted On June 17th, 2013 -

BERNARD ANDRADE, SR. Age 87, of Waipahu, HI, passed away May 23, 2013 in Waipahu. Born February 25, 1926 in Honolulu, HI. Retired crane operator for Matson Navigation Company for 48 years of service. He is survived by wife, Eunice Martha Mokihana Andrade; daughters, Paulette L. (Joey) Borja, Gwendolyn Andrade, Debra Ann E. (Alan B.) Baclaan; son, Bernard (Doreen) Andrade, Jr.; 17 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Friday (June 21) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ILZA VEITH, PH.D.

Posted On June 17th, 2013 -

ILZA VEITH, PH.D. Ilza Veith, Ph.D, 101, of Tiburon, California passed away peacefully at home on June 8, 2013. Ilza was born in Ledwigshafen, Germany on May 13, 1912. Ilza attended medical schools in Geneva and Vienna, and received her Ph.D. in History of Medicine from Johns Hopkins University in 1947, the first such degree issued by the University. Ilza was an Associate Professor in History of Medicine at the University of Chicago 1949-63, Professor of History of Medicine at the University of California at San Francisco 1964-79, and then Professor Emerita. Ilza married Hans von Valentini Veith on October 20, 1935 and were married until his death on March 9, 1991. Ilza was the author of many books and articles on the history of medicine, including her major work of the translation of the Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine first published in 1949. Ilza received many honors over the years for her outstanding achievements in the history of medicine, including an honorary doctor of medicine degree from Juntendo University in Japan. In 1964 Ilza suffered a severe stroke which left her hemiplegic for the rest of her life. Ilza touched many lives in many countries over her long and productive life. She will be greatly missed personally and professionally by many. Private services were held in Tiburon. Donations in her memory can be made to: Hawaii Medical Library, The Queen’s Medical Center, 1301 Punchbowl St. Honolulu, HI 96813 or SOAR Foundation P.O. Box 515 Union City, CA 94587.

CHARLA GATES CANNON

Posted On June 17th, 2013 -

CHARLA GATES CANNON
Charla Gates Cannon died peacefully at her home in Denver, CO on June 6, 2013 at the age of 93. Born in Denver on October 19, 1919, “Sparkie” (as she was known to her friends and family) was the daughter of Charles C. Gates, founder of the Gates Rubber Company and Denver native Hazel Rhoads Gates. She attended grammar and high school at Graland Country Day, Kent School for Girls in Colorado and Punahou School in Honolulu. Charla attended Bennett College in Millbrook, NY. Sparkie was an outdoor enthusiast who loved to travel and tend to her gardens in Denver and Evergreen. The Gates Family spent many years in Honolulu, and it was there that Sparkie acquired a deep love for the beauty of the islands’ flowers and appreciation for Asian art and culture. Along with a number of her siblings in the Gates family who became pilots, Sparkie obtained her pilot license and helicopter rating. She was the 110th woman helicopter pilot in the nation and a member of the Whirly-Girls, an organization for female pilots that was formed in 1955. Sparkie had the honor of flying Arnold Palmer, the winner of the U.S. Open at Cherry Hills, from Stapleton Airport to PGA headquarters in Cherry Creek. Sparkie married Brown Woodburn Cannon in 1941 and the two enjoyed a wonderful life that included raising their three sons. Sparkie had a variety of business interests including the first spa in Denver, aviation and agricultural pursuits in Wyoming, and gold mining. She was a supporter of the Denver Botanic Gardens, served as the first decorations chairwoman for the Denver Debutante Ball, and participated in a number of Denver’s notable civic organizations. The role she esteemed most, however, was that of wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Sparkie Cannon is survived by her sister LeBurta Gates Atherton of Honolulu, HI, sons Brown Woodburn Cannon, Charles Gates Cannon and Reynolds Gates Cannon, daughter-in-laws Mardi Cannon and Maureen Cannon, five granddaughters, two grandsons, a step-granddaughter, a step-grandson, four great-granddaughters and three great-grandsons. A Private Memorial Service is planned by her family. In lieu of flowers, the family would like contributions be given in the memory of Charla Gates Cannon to any of the following charities: The Denver Botanic Gardens; Colorado Talking Book Library; The Denver Museum of Nature and Science; and The Kempe Foundation for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse.

MONA LOUISE DABIS

Posted On June 16th, 2013 -

MONA LOUISE DABIS Age 58, of Waipahu, HI, passed away May 5, 2013 in Ewa. Born December 27, 1954 in Honolulu, HI. Mona was employed by the Waiawa Correctional Center. She was a Line Dancing instructor. She is survived by daughters, Shayna Noelani (Kunani) Dabis, Shondell Leinani (Quinn) Dabis; mother, Antonina Dabis; brothers, Benjamin (Bonnie) Dabis, Alex Lloyd , Samson Lloyd; sisters, Trinidad (Glenn) Dabis Fejarang, Patricia Dabis (Barbara), Paulette Dabis (Selena), 7grandchildren, 1 great-grandson. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Thursday (June 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers welcome.

LEONARD NUUHIWA, SR.

Posted On June 16th, 2013 -

LEONARD NUUHIWA, SR. Age 81, of Mililani, HI, passed away May 23, 2013 in Mililani. Born September 12, 1931 in Honolulu, HI. A retired Pearl Harbor stevedore/ warehouseman. He is survived by sons, Leonard (Denise) Nuuhiwa, Jr., Blaine (Girlie) Nuuhiwa, David Nuuhiwa; daughter, Sheila (John) Atiburcio; 6 grand- children, 17 great-grand- children 1 great-great grand- child; sisters, Henrietta Egami, Norah Robello, Nicky Aki, Jacqueline (Bill) Thompson. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (June 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 6:30 p.m. Aloha Attire. Flowers welcome.

MERCEDES SUBIA MADAMBA

Posted On June 16th, 2013 -

MERCEDES SUBIA MADAMBA Age 83, of Honolulu, HI, passed away May 19, 2013 in Honolulu. Born January 10, 1930 in Binsang #14 Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired custodian at St. Andrews Priory, Honolulu. She is survived by daughters, Mildred (Rinante) Madamba- Tangonan, Melissa Madamba; brothers, Manuel Subia, Bonifacio Subia; sister, Juliana Visitacion; grandchildren, Brenna Tangonan, Gerimi Tangonan, Nante Kian Tangonan, Jessica Tangonan, Millie Nani Tangonan, Ryme Kai Tangonan. Visitation 6:00 p.m. Friday (June 21) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20S. Kukui St. Honolulu); Wake Service 7:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Saturday (June 22) at St. John The Baptist Church (2324 Omilo Ln., Honolulu); Mass 10:00 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

WALTER T. OSHIRO

Posted On June 16th, 2013 -

WALTER T. OSHIRO Age 86, of Pearl City, HI, passed away May 17, 2013 in Pearl City. Born September 15, 1926 in Waipahu, HI. He retired as an electronic technician from the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Shop #67. He is survived by wife, Aiko Oshiro; sons, Paul Oshiro, James (Coleen) Oshiro; daughters, Mae Oshiro; brothers, George Oshiro, Herbert Oshiro, John Oshiro; sisters, Helen Ginoza, Nancy Oshiro; 1 grandson. Private Services were held.

METRIANO “JIMMY” ERANG SILAO

Posted On June 16th, 2013 -

METRIANO “JIMMY” ERANG SILAO Age 86, of Kapolei, HI, passed away May 19, 2013 in Ewa. Born January 31, 1927 in Rosales Pangasinan, Philippines. Jimmy was a Korean War Veteran. He retired from Leahi Hospital. He is survived by sons, Alan (Rosie) Silao, Sr of NV, Bobby (Debbie) Silao, Guy (Tammy) Silao, Curtis (Marilyn) Silao Sr.; daughter, Cathleen McKemy; brother Joseling (Tessie) Silao; sister, Lorenza Cruz of Philippines; 10 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Thursday (June 20) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veteran Cemetery

YOSHIE “BETTY’ ODA

Posted On June 16th, 2013 -

YOSHIE ‘BETTY’ ODA Yoshie ‘Betty’ Oda, 95, died May 8, 2013, in Waipahu. She was born on April 23, 1918 in Lahaina, Maui. Formerly of Lanai City, a retired Dole Company Pineapple Laborer. She is survived by sons, Kenneth (Louella), Norman (Lorna), daughters, Janice (Jerry) Hankins, Carol (George) Hiwatashi, Helen (Gerald) Oshiro, 11 Grandchildren, 21 Great- Grandchildren and 3 Great- Great-Grandchildren. Also, a brother, Akira ‘Archie’ Hinahara of Wisconsin, a sister, Hiroko Fujiyoshi of Makawao, Maui and a sister-in-law, Sumiko Hinahara of Manoa. As per her wishes: a private service was held. No monetary offerings.


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