Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

Paul S. Oshita

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

91, long-time resident of Aiea, passed away on January 28, 2017. He was the President of Tropical Brokerage. He is survived by his wife, Kimiko; son, Dave; daughters, Lynne Brickner (Gerald Gallard), Dale, and Ann; and brother, Howard. Visitation 5pm on Thursday (Feb 16) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services at 6pm. No gifts, please. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Stanley “Kage” Kageyama

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

90, of Honolulu, passed away on Jan. 17, 2017 at home. He was a Korean War Veteran and is survived by his wife, Sally, sons, Roy(Carmin) and Alan(Charlette), daughters, Beth(Guy) Morgan and Faith. Sister, Sueko Oguro, eight grandchildren and ten great- grandchildren. Private services to be held.

CHARLIE TOKUMITSU TAMASHIRO

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Age 90, of Waianae, HI, passed away January 12, 2017 in Waianae. Born April 10, 1926 in Maui, HI. He was a retired carpenter & honorary lifetime member of the Carpenters Union-Local 746. Predeceased by his wife of 62 years, Elfie. He is survived by son, Michael (Kathy) Tamashiro; daughters, Barbara (Ron) Kahapea, Diana (Kaiser) Piilani; grandson, Kevin Tamashiro. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Thursday (Feb. 16) at the Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu); funeral service 10:00 a.m. Committal Service 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Many thanks to Hospice Hawaii for all the help & support. No monetary gifts or flowers, please.

Kay Kimie Peralto

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Kay Kimie Peralto92, of Kaneohe, passed peacefully at home on January 17, 2017. Her loving husband James Peralto, her sister Hiroko Matsuda, and brother Sakae Manjiu, preceded her. She is survived by her younger brother Hideo Manjiu. Kay was born in Hana, Maui on June 22, 1924 to Eiji and Sai Manjiu. Kay is survived by her eldest daughter, Mona Sands (Sandy) of San Diego; son, Robert Peralto (Darlene) of Wailuku, Maui; and daughter Karen Peralto (Brian Malanaphy) of Waimanalo, Oahu; grand- children (Leslie Sands, Kristy Borges, Brittni Peralto, Kaiea Peralto, Cole Peralto, and James Malanaphy), and great-grandchildren (Taylor Sands, Kaleb Hanlin, Carly Peralto, and Ryan Peralto). Kay, a true saint, loving wife and mother, caregiver, role model and delight to everyone, gave of herself generously and continuously. Her spirit, graciousness, humor and fun-loving but straight-forward attitude will be dearly missed, but also gratefully and fondly remembered, by her children, grandchildren, great-grand- children, and by all who knew her. A celebration of her life will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at St. Ann Catholic Church, 46-129 Haiku Rd., Kaneohe. Visitation at 10:30 am, service at 11:30 am, followed by 1:00 pm burial at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, 45-349 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe. Aloha Attire.

SAMUEL TUCK CHEW WONG

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

SAMUEL TUCK CHEW WONG87, of Honolulu passed away on January 24, 2017. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He formerly worked at Hawaiian Telephone Company. He is survived by his wife, Muriel "Junny" Wong; daughter, Janice Wong Hata; son, Dr. Darren (Amanda) Wong; grandchildren, Evan and Olivia Wong and sister, Bertha Kam. Visitation 10 am, Services 11 am on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, East Chapel. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

John Emmanuel Capanas

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

John Emmanuel Capanas, 92, of Kailua, a retired Kailua Post Office mail carrier and Army veteran, passed away in Honolulu. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by son Anthony "Tony," daughters Paula Anne (Lloyd) Ignacio and Kathleen "Kehau" (Warren) Sherrell, sister Florence Baxter, grandsons Jason (Danielle) Kapua and Jeremy, and great-grandchildren, Lillian and U'i. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. February 21 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 148 Makawao St., Kailua. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.

Rodney Sadao Sasaki

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Rodney Sadao Sasaki95, of Honolulu, Hawaii, passed away on December 7, 2016. Born in Waiohinu, Hawaii, Rodney worked for several major hotels in Waikiki and retired as the Chief Engineer of the Sheraton Waikiki Hotel. He is survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Sadako Shigemasa Sasaki; son Melvin (Allison) Sasaki; daughters Aileen (Michael) Kurashima, Lynn (Ross) Fujimoto; and three grandchildren. Private services were held. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Penny Marilyn Scanlan

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Penny Marilyn ScanlanWidow of Raymond Scanlan, died January 28th 2017. She was born in Hilo, Hawaii on May 13th 1949. She is survived by her 3 sons, Thomas, Traves (Kelli), Kekoa (Kasey) and 2 Daughters, Tiffany (Anthony) and Gina: 20 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Services will be held at a later date.

Whitney Kawehionalani Thomas

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Whitney Kawehionalani ThomasWas born on August 16, 1991. On December 30, 2016 while flying with friends their plane disappeared off the coast of Moloka'i. Whitney will always be remembered as a devoted, affectionate and tenderhearted Daughter, Sister and Granddaughter. She was a loyal friend and very passionate about the meaningful bonds between them. She attended St. Marks School, Kamehameha High School and then graduated from Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology/Chemistry. Whitney is survived by her Parents, Ben & Christine Thomas, Sister Carly Thomas, Brother Zachery Thomas, Grandparents Paul & Mikihala Texeira & Catherine Thomas. Her Celebration of Life will be held on February 18, 2017. Services will begin at 9:00am on the Kamehameha Schools Campus, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Memorial Chapel. Aloha Attire.

Mitsuo “MITS” Uchibori

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Mitsuo 96 and a lifetime resident of Kailua, passed away November 27, 2016, in his home surrounded by family. He was born February 25, 1920 in Chinatown, Honolulu to parents Sekiji and Konami Uchibori, who immigrated from Hiroshima, Japan to work on the major irrigation project of Puunene plantation on Maui. At the age of 5, the family moved to Kailua to farm. Mits attended Central Intermediate and graduated from McKinley High School where he was Vice President of Future Farmers of America. Mits was one of the founders of Koolau Farmers Co-op, which was organized to warehouse and distribute vegetables and fruits to the merchants of Honolulu. During the war he played a pivotal role in supplying much needed fresh produce to island residents and communities. Years later Ko'olau Farmers Co-op privatized and now has 4 stores islandwide. Mits was known in the community as the district dealer for the Honolulu Advertiser. In his early years with the paper he managed an area from Waimanalo to Kahuku. He was active in real estate, enjoyed traveling, coin collecting and was an avid golfer; scoring three holes in one. As an active and devoted member of the Kailua Church of the Nazarene, his greatest joy was to be surrounded by friends and family. In most recent years, he enjoyed meeting folks on his daily jaunts around Kailua town on his mobility scooter. He could often be spotted at Kailua Beach and the various shops around town. Mitsuo Uchibori was preceded in death by his wife Yaeko "Violet" Akamine and son Roger, brothers Harold and Masato and sisters, Nobuko Sumida, Margaret Tanna and Helen Choi. He is survived by wife Louise Craddick, son Chris (Vicky) and daughters Rochelle Uchibori (George Bodley) and Naomi Uchibori-Grossman, eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren, sister Lilly Watanabe, numerous nieces and nephews, step-sons David, William and Donald Craddick, step daughters, Cheryl Humble, Joanne Wall, Fran Hewes and Susan Peterson, and many step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A Celebration of Life will be held 5pm Friday, February 24 at Koolau Ballrooms, 45-550 Kionaole RD, Kaneohe. Condolences may be sent to 1015 Aoloa Place #305, Kailua, HI 96734. For more details, please contact kailuamits@gmail.com. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

George (Joey) C. Peralta

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

George (Joey) C. Peralta passed away on October 25, 2016 at the age of 82 in Scottsdale Arizona. Former resident of Honolulu, he relocated to Arizona 4 years ago. Born in Waimea, Kauai he graduated from St. Louis High School. Joey was in the Air Force, was a local entertainer for many years, a display designer for many stores including Kramers, Reyns, JC Penneys. He retired from Goodwill (Waipahu). He is survived by sister, Rose Marie Peralta (Noni Ryan) of Buckeye, Arizona, nephew Rick Peralta (Edna) of Ewa Beach and several cousins. Services to be held on Friday 2/17/2017 at 1:00PM at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery in Kaneohe at the Columbarium.

Daniel Wellington Wong

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Daniel Wellington Wong94 of Honolulu, passed away January 15, 2017. Born in New York City. WWII veteran with the Army Air Corps. Retired Personnel Specialist for the Dept. of Education. Survived by wife, Lucille Y.T. Wong; daughter, Lorinda (Gayle) Wong - Lau; son, Danton (Helen) Wong; 5 grandchildren. Visitation 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday February 19, 2017 at Kahala Nui; Celebration of Life Service 5 p.m.; Reception to follow. Valet parking; Aloha attire. Donations in his memory may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu, Kahala Nui or Island Hospice. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

ANTJE R M MUNENO

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

ANTJE R M MUNENOBorn October 14, 1926 in Maastricht, Netherlands, Antje Roelfina Maria Bouckaert (Ann) passed away in Honolulu on February 6, 2017. She is already greatly missed! From enduring the Nazi Occupation of her home town during her teen years to her passing in Hawaii, Ann faced life's joys and challenges with strength and courage. She married her Kauai-born husband James in Maastricht in 1949. They moved to London, England where their first child was born. A subsequent move to New York City saw the birth of 5 more children. During this time Ann became a naturalized US citizen. The family moved to Hawaii in 1959 where 2 more children were born. In addition to the demands of parenting such a large brood, Ann worked as a real estate agent for a short while, then for AMFAC, followed by accounting careers at Maui Divers and HonBlue. She also served on the boards of the Hawaii Kai Library, Hawaii Central Credit Union and Queen Emma Gardens. Ann had many talents. She spoke 4 languages, played the piano, enjoyed reading, swimming, dancing, needlework and painting. Ann is survived by her husband James T Muneno, daughters Pat Muneno, Ann Muneno, Chiyo Churchill (Charles), Kathy Muneno Thompson (Nainoa); sons Jim Muneno (Charlene), Henry Muneno (Lynn), William Muneno (Cheryl), 16 grandchildren and 7 great- grandchildren, her brother Harm Bouckaert and several nieces and nephews. Funeral mass 10:00 am Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Star of the Sea church, 4470 Aliikoa St, Honolulu, followed by visitation. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hawaii State Library: Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped at 402 Kapahulu Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815, in Ann's name, would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements Provided By: Ultimate Cremation Services LLC

Charles Thomas Dixon

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

Charles Thomas DixonCharles Thomas Dixon, 88, was born on May 17, 1928 and died on Thursday, January 12, 2017 from complications of the flu. He grew up in Baltimore, the oldest son in a family of 12 children. He enlisted in the Navy in the 1940's and moved his young family to San Francisco in the 1950's, where he worked as a bus driver. In 1967 Charles became a radio officer with the Maritime Merchant Marines, a position he held unit his retirement in Hawaii in 1999 where he had lived with his wife since 1986. He was an independent thinker and philosophical man who valued honesty from a young age. A lifelong learner, Charles studied and developed an appreciation of languages through his extensive travels. One of his many accomplishments was how skillfully he transitioned through the changing technologies from morse code to digital communication by earning two degrees in computer science. An avid reader and strong believer in exercise, Charles could often be seen riding his bicycle around Honolulu. He is survived by his wife of 31 years Mary T. Dixon; daughters Renie Ananda (Prijadi), Clairemonica Figueroa (George), Nadine and Guia Dixon; sons Marc, Julian and Neal Dixon; brothers Arthur Dixon (Velma) and Ronald Dixon; sisters Dolores Watson, Ellen Gonsales (Pablo), Gertrude Sherman and Cyanthia Maddox; six grandchildren, four great- grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Charles was stepfather to Henry Rausch (Janet), William Rausch (Katherine), Mary Kay Orr (Scott), Steven Rausch (Mary), ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Charles' body has been donated to the John A. Burns medical school, UHM. Memorial services will be held in Baltimore this summer and San Francisco. Donations may be made to the Salvation Army.

Ethelyn Emiko Yamada

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

75, of Pearl City, passed away on January 23, 2017 in Pearl City. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters, Roberta H. (Alan) Murakami, Stephanie M. (Ray) Angle, Debora S. (Tyrone) Broniola and Janice Yamada; sister, Diana S. Inouye; and six grandchildren. Visitation at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service at 4:00 p.m. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

CAROLINE ANDRADE MOTAS

Posted On February 12th, 2017 -

CAROLINE ANDRADE MOTASAge 80, of Aiea, Hawaii passed away on January 12, 2017. She was born on October 28, 1936 in Honolulu. She was precede in death by husband of 50 years Jose "Pepe" Matas; parents Carlos & Johanna Andrade; brother Carlos Jr. & sister Angeline "Angie" Kahoonei. She is survived by sons Matthew "Macky" (Lorna), Michael (Teresa), Vinson (Randy), Jonathan "Butch" (Kea) daughters; Mattlyn "Bonnie" Walker & Jodette "Jodie" Sasaki (Ricky); sister Patricia Sem- Keale; 13 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren, aunts, nieces and nephews. Service will be held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Church in Aiea. Visitation 9:30 AM, Mass at 11:00, Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples.

STEVEN GERARD BUTALA

Posted On February 11th, 2017 -

STEVEN GERARD BUTALA57, of Kailua, passed peacefully on December 16, 2016. Steve was born on January 20, 1959 in La Crosse, Wisconsin and was a Mechanical Engineer with the Facilities Department at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe. He was predeceased by his parents Jay and Jeanne (Hengel) Butala. Steve is survived by his wife Felicia, daughter Amelia, and his furry best friend Sadie; brothers Jay (Janet) of Waco, Texas, John (Josephine) of Holman, Wisconsin, and Mark of Olympia, Washington; sisters Patty of Wheaton, Illinois, Terese Peterson (Gary) of Onalaska, Wisconsin and Mary Carlson (John) of Wheaton, Illinois. His wonderful life will be celebrated on February 20, 2017, 12 noon at Kalama Beach Club in Kailua. Casual attire please. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice Hawaii or to the Hawaiian Humane Society. Arrangements Provided By: Ultimate Cremation Services LLC

ALVIN MASAYUKI MACHIDA

Posted On February 11th, 2017 -

82, of Honolulu, passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2017. He was a retired electrical designer at Hawaiian Electric and a retired musician from the Kahau'anu Lake Trio. He is survived by his three children, Caleb, Nani and Pua Machida. Grandchildren, Canaan, Kainoa (Reyna), Micah (Salina), Kalei Machida, Chieko Kageyama, Alohi (Ronald) Bumanglag, Kimberly Ebina and 14 beloved great grandchildren. Private services.

Steven Toshio Sasaki

Posted On February 11th, 2017 -

61, died on Jan. 21, 2017. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by mother, Leatrice Fusako Sasaki. Private services. Arrangements Provided By: Ultimate Cremation Services LLC

Eddie K. Wong, Ph.D.

Posted On February 11th, 2017 -

Eddie K. Wong, Ph.D.Eddie K. Wong, Ph.D., 68, of Honolulu, passed away December 30, 2016. Eddie was born on July 6, 1948 in a small village in Guangdong Province, China. Later, Eddie's family moved to Hong Kong, where they lived for five years before immigrating to America when Eddie was 11 years old. As a youth he learned to cook and was able to help his parents run several restaurants. Along the way he cooked steaks for cattlemen at the Wichita Stockyards Steakhouse. Eddie later became an accomplished martial artist and founded the Lawrence Karate Institute in Lawrence, Kansas, where he earned a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Kansas and became a lifelong fan of their basketball program. Coursework in photojournalism gave him an outlet for his artistic talents, which he expressed throughout his life in numerous ways, including in the meals he prepared for family and friends. After moving to Honolulu in 1975, Eddie earned a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Hawaii Manoa where he taught for more than 20 years, most notably teaching courses in research and statistics for the School of Social Work, before retiring in 2010. Early in his academic career, Eddie also acquired computer expertise and ran computer labs for faculty in the U.H. College of Education and at Chaminade University. Eddie had a chance to travel to China in 1986 and was able to walk on the Great Wall and to re-visit the village where he was born. In 2012, Eddie, his wife and his mother enjoyed a long visit to Hong Kong, which he considered his home. To his family and friends, Eddie was considered a funny, witty prankster who always saw the humorous side of life. Eddie is survived by his wife Sue Atkins (Carole Suzanne Atkins), whose life he shared for 44 years; by his mother Donna Ma Wong, who lived with him after the death of his father; by his brother Tom Wong of San Antonio, Texas; by Tom's children Linda (Isaac) Chacon, Jennifer Wong, Eric Wong and Kimberlee (Alex) Peralta; and by their children. He was predeceased by his father, Gene Koon Wong, of Arkansas City, Kansas, and by his father's mother, the beloved grandmother who helped raise him. A Celebration of Eddie's Life is being planned. Online condolences may be posted at www.borthwickoahu.com.

Harold Haruo Nakashima

Posted On February 11th, 2017 -

84, of Honolulu, an Air Force veteran and retired optician for Tokyo Opticals, passed away on January 5, 2017 at Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Hilo, Hawaii. He is survived by his wife, Carol N.; sons, Tyrus and Trent; sisters, Elaine Shozuya, Doris Chang (Robert) and Ellen Sato; and 4 grandchildren. Visitation: 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Service at 1:00 p.m. Casual Attire. No Flowers. Arrangements Provided By: HOSOI GARDEN MORTUARY

Evelyn Tokue Kawamoto Konno

Posted On February 11th, 2017 -

Evelyn Tokue Kawamoto Konnoof Honolulu was born on September 17, 1933. She was a humble, selfless and kind individual who had a sharp sense of humor and loved Hawaiian music. As part of the 1952 U.S. Olympic Swim Team in Helsinki, Finland, she brought home 2 bronze medals for her country, state, and family. After retiring from teaching, she was an active volunteer at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. On January 22, 2017, Evelyn slipped away to eternal peace. Preceded in death by her daughter Melanie Ofoia, she is survived by daughter Bonnie Shishido (Mark), grandchildren Brooke Saito (Chad), Jamie and Carlie Shishido, Jonathan, Jessica and Joshua Ofoia, great grand- children Cameron and Mason. Celebration of Life at Diamond Head Mortuary on Friday, March 3, 2017. Visitation at 4:30pm. Services at 5:30pm. Casual attire. No flowers.

Alfred Costa, “Coach Al”

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

ALFRED COSTA, COACH AL 83, of Kailua, Hawaii passed away at home February 1, 2017. He was born September 23, 1933 in Honolulu. Graduated St. Louis College 1952. He served with HPD, then on to the State of Hawaii as the Executive Secretary for the Contractors' Licensing Board and retired as the Complaints and Enforcement Officer for RICO. What he loved most was coaching basketball, St Louis, Sacred Hearts Academy, Kalaheo & Radford High Schools. He was predeceased by daughter Karen, survived by wife Sylvia, daughters Kim (Earl) Shook, Karla (Kelo) Maosi, Kathleen (Ron) Colville, sister Gail Silva, 9 grandchildren & 11 great grandchildren. Service will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at St John Vianney Church in Kailua. Visitation 9:30 to 11am with mass to follow. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

DOROTHY M. COOK

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

Age 83, of Waianae, HI, passed away Jan. 15, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born Sept. 23, 1933 in Aiea. She is survived by husband, Marion Cook; sons, Henry K. (Debbie) Ahlo, Darrell I. Cook, Mark D. Cook; Daughter, Mari D. Wrenn; brother, George W. Fraine; 5 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Visitation 5:00 p.m., Tuesday (Feb. 14) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Service 6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.

CLARENCE “SONNY” DROSE

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

Age 86, of Haleiwa, HI, passed away Jan. 9, 2017 in Wahiawa. He was born Jan. 20, 1930 in Puunene, Maui, HI. He is survived by daughters, Karen (William) Oury, Tracy Arias; sisters, Betty Souza, Nita (John) Balles; 7 grand- children and 14 great-grand- children. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Tuesday (Feb. 14) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Family program 10:30 a.m. Prayer service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Lusia Fuamatu Ma’afala, “Papa Sia”

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

Lusia Fuamatu Ma'afala, LUSIA FUAMATU MA'AFALA, PAPA SIA "Eternally Loved, Our Dear Mom Lusia Fuamatu Ma'afala..." "Love as Jesus loves you. And Love each other as if there is no tomorrow." Matthew 22:37-40 "Jesus said to him, " 'You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.' This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like it: 'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' On these two commandments hang all the Law and the Prophets." Lusia Fuamatu Ma'afala December 18th, 1933-January 23rd, 2017 FUNERAL SERVICE: Sunday, February 12th, 2017 Private Viewing 4p; Public Viewing 5-7p; Service Begins 7-9p New Hope Oahu (290-Sand Island Road) BURIAL SERVICE: Monday, February 13th, 2017, @ 10a Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary Celebration of Mom's Life continues at the Ke'ehi Lagoon Memorial Park (formerly DAV) @ 12p. Survived by: Puni Puao Brown, Katherina Ieru, Albert Ma'afala, Tenari Ma'afala, Benson Ma'afala, Naomi Ma'afala-Maiava, Roy Ma'afala, Tanya Fuamatu- Anderson, Christopher Fuamatu- Ma'afala (The late husband Senetenari Ma'afala, son Nick Ma'afala, daughter Leimomi Ma'afala); 42 Grandchildren; 19 Great Grandchildren; 1 Great- Great Grandchild. Arrangements Provided By: Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary

PAULA FELY LUCIANO LAZO

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

Age 70, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away January 6, 2017 in Honolulu. Born December 7, 1946 in Currimao, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She was employed at St. Francis Hospital in Honolulu, and a foster home operator. She is survived by daughter, Eva Suga; brothers, Ruben (Milagros) Lazo, Expedito (Lucrecia) Lazo, Clemente (Josie) Lazo; sisters, Lolita Suga, Victoria (Christopher) Johnson. Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Friday (Feb. 17) at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church (1403A California Ave., Wahiawa); mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/ Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

CARLENE LEIANA WATSON

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

Age 59, of Pearl City, HI, passed away Jan. 3, 2017 in Honolulu. She was born May 27, 1957 in Honolulu. She is survived by husband, Roland L. Watson; son, Wesley "Kalani" (Shari Makinodan) Villon; daughters, Cherisse Lehua (Nathan Meyer) Villon, Ashley (Mark) Singleton; father, Joseph Ornellas Jr.; brothers, Joe Ornellas, Jimmy Ornellas, Quintin (Alma) Ornellas, Milton (Debbie) Ornellas; sisters, Sheila (Jazz) Richbow, Cozy Whitfield; and 6 grand- children. Visitation 8:30 a.m., Wednesday (Feb. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 9:30 a.m. Burial 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual/Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

Toshiko Komatsu

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

97, died Dec. 24, 2016. Born in Waimanalo. Survived by son, Allan (Ruth), daughters Faye Kinoshita, Fern (Gordon) Yoshida, May Nishikawa and Blanche (Mario) Chong, sisters Thelma Kono and Helen Maeyama, 15 grandchildren, 14 great grand- children and 1 great great grand- child. Private services held.

Kay Hubbert Hoke

Posted On February 10th, 2017 -

Hoke, Kay Hubbert 82, long time resident of Honolulu passed away 12-10-16. Kay was buried in the City of Mesa Cemetery in Az. near his parents, Margaret and Jewell Hoke. He is survived by his brothers Terry and his family of San Antonio, Tx., John and his family of Chandler, Az. and his sister Judy of Mesa, Az. The family would like to thank Kay's many Hawaiian friends and especially Sheila, for their brothers well being, thoughts, and prayers. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY LLC

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