Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

DR. JORGE G. CAMARA

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

Forever in our Hearts DR. JORGE G. CAMARA May 21, 1950 - August 28, 2013 Binky with family, friends and colleagues of Dr. Camara will gather to celebrate a Mass in his memory at Star of the Sea Church on Friday, August 28, 2015 at 5:30pm

THELDA TAKEKO OKUMA

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

THELDA TAKEKO OKUMA Aged 76, of Honolulu, a retired State of Hawaii Department of Human Services, Head Administrative Secretary, passed away at Kuakini Geriatric Care, Inc. She was born September 9, 1938 in Honolulu. pre-deceased by her husband, Edward R. Okuma Survived by son, Jon (Agnes) Okuma; daughter, Jennifer (Dave) Watanabe; 4 grandchildren, Christopher, Alexandrea, Kailani and Weston; pre-deceased by daughter, Julie Okuma; son-in-law, Mike Large; sister, Kathleen (Glenn) Hinazumi. The family requests that casual attire be worn and flowers be omitted. Visitation will be from 5 6:00 P.m. Saturday August 22, 2015 at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, East Chapel. Service begins at 6:00 P.M.pre-deceased by her husband, Edward R. Okuma

Shigeko M. Chock

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

SHIGEKO M. CHOCK 1923 - 2015 Shigeko M. Chock, of Honolulu, died July 31, 2015. She was born in 'Ele'ele, Kaua'i, and was a retired State of Hawai'i social worker. She is survived by husband Edward Y.T. Chock; sons Eric (Ghislaine) Chock and Jonathan (Elizabeth) Chock; daughters Teresa (Wayne) Ching, Jane (John) Houk, and Eugenie (Colin) Goo; 8 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; brother Fusao Miyashiro and sisters Yaeko Ono and Kazue Miyashiro. Private services.

CLAYTON V. SILVA

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

CLAYTON V. SILVA Age 86, of Pearl City, HI, passed away June 12, 2015 in Waipahu, HI. Born July 21, 1928 in Honolulu, HI. Clayton was a retired aircraft mechanic from Hawaiian Airlines and past president of the Hawaiian Airlines Federal Credit Union. He is survived by son, Michael (Gaye) Silva; grandsons, Brandon Silva, Jordan Silva. Visitation 5:30 p.m., Thursday (Aug. 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Memorial service 6:30 p.m. Inurnment 10:30 a.m., Saturday (Aug. 29) at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers please.

LYDIA SUSAN MCCOY

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

$nameLYDIA SUSAN MCCOY OF WAIMEA HAWAII PASSED AWAY ON JUNE 2ND, 2015. SHE WAS BORN IN SANTA MONICA CALIFORNIA, AND MOVED TO HAWAII IN 1969. LYDIA MANAGED THE DOWN- TOWN COPY SERVICE, JAG JEANS, AND WORKED AT REYN'S MENS WEAR, AND THE HONOLULU ACADEMY OF ARTS. SHE WAS A MEMBER OF ST. JAMES EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN WAIMEA, AND WAS AN ACTIVE VOLUNTEER AT THE ST. JAMES THRIFT SHOP. LYDIA IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND DAVID H. MCCOY OF WAIMEA, HER SON DAVID H. MCCOY JR. ALSO OF WAIMEA, AND HER DAUGHTER MACKENZIE M. MCCOY OF SAN FRANCISCO. SHE IS ALSO SURVIVED BY HER SISTER OLGA AWANA OF SEQUIM WASHINGTON, AND HER MOTHER MARGARET C. MYERS OF WEST HILLS CALIFORNIA. LYDIA WAS AN OUTGOING PERSON WHO LOVED PEOPLE AND COULD RECITE THE NAMES AND AGES OF CHILDREN OF WAITERS, FRIENDS, AND JUST ABOUT EVERYONE SHE MET. SHE WAS ALSO DEVOTED TO HER FAMILY BOTH IMMEDIATE AND EXTENDED. SHE REGULARLY CORRESPONDED WITH COUSINS, AUNTS , AND A WIDE VARIETY OF FRIENDS. LYDIA WAS ALSO A VERY STRONG SUPPORTER OF THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS. SHE KNEW EACH PLAYERS NAME AND ALL THEIR PERFORMANCE STATISTICS. SHE WATCHED OVER ONE HUNDRED GAMES A YEAR, AND BASKED IN THEIR SUCCESS. ALL THOSE WHO KNEW HER WILL MISS HER FRIENDLYNESS, HER UPBEAT PERSONALITY, AND HER LOVE OF LIFE.

VICTORIA “TOYANG” CARINO CASPILLO

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

VICTORIA TOYANG CARINO CASPILLO Age 88, of Batac City, Philippines, passed away July 4, 2015 in Batac City, Philippines. Born April 8, 1927 in Batac City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. A former resident of Ewa Beach who retired from the Del Monte Corporation. She is survived by sister, Antonia Carino; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; nephews & nieces. Visitation 5:30 p.m., Tuesday (Aug. 18) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:45 a.m., Wednesday (Aug. 19) at Our Lady of Sorrows Church (1403A California Ave., Wahiawa). Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

KENNEITH F. (TREY) LACY III

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

KENNEITH F. (TREY) LACY III June 15, 2015 Trey Lacy, 48, died as result of an accident at his home in Tacoma, WA. Born in Honolulu on January 18, 1967 to Kenneith (Ken) Lacy II and Elaine C. Lacy, Trey grew up in Honolulu, Barcelona, and Phoenix. Later he dedicated his life to the sea, living, working and making friends in harbors around the world including Honolulu, Monte Carlo, Nuevo Vallarta, Bahamas, Ft Lauderdale, San Diego, Acapulco, and Tacoma. Trey is survived by his parents, his sister Laura Iverson and his nieces Gabrielle and Hayley Mueller. He will be remembered in a service at Moanalua Bay on Saturday August 22, 2015 and his ashes will be scattered at China Walls. His friends and family will gather for the service near the halau of Hui Nalu at 3PM.

MCPO CHARLES WILLIAM HIGDON, USN (Ret) “Chuck”

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

MCPO CHARLES WILLIAM HIGDON, USN (RET) CHUCK MCPO Charles "Chuck" William Higdon USN (Ret), passed on Saturday February 7, 2015. Survived by his loving wife, Faye [Okouchi]; children, Carla Okouchi (Cory), Damien Higdon (Annie), Danica King (Eric), and Nalani Staats (Sean); and 10 grandchildren Taylor, Caden, Madeline, Riley, Kiran, Kaleo, Nashira, Kiana, Naomi and Zorion. Funeral Service was held on Saturday, February 14 at Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church, 2001 Sherwood Hall Lane, Alexandria, VA 22306, 703-765-6118. Memorial contributions to the MVPC Capital Fund. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, 22 August 2015 at 10:30 AM at Mililani Presbyterian Church, 95-410 Kuahelani Ave Mililani, HI 96789-1421 1 (808) 623-6663 Casual attire. Interment at Arlington Cemetery with full honors at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, 23 December 2015. - Condolences: http://m.legacy.com/obituaries/washingtonpost/obituary.aspx?n=&pid=174123961&referrer=0&preview=True#sthash.lGqfM3Y3.dpuf

THOMAS EDWARD LAWRENCE, JR.

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

$nameTHOMAS EDWARD LAWRENCE, JR. Thomas Edward Lawrence, Jr., 86, passed away peacefully at his home in Kailua, Hawaii on July 25, 2015. He and his wife, Alice (deceased) immensely enjoyed entertaining and welcoming all to their beautiful beachfront home. Their love and aloha will be missed. Born in Bronx, New York, he was the son of Thomas Edward Lawrence Sr. and Anna Heslin (both deceased). Tom was a USN veteran serving in Korea. He was employed with Grumman Aerospace (Northrop Grumman) for 48 years serving in Vietnam and numerous countries before settling in Hawaii in 1968. He retired in 2000. Tom was a founding member and director at the Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor. He was also involved with many military affiliated organizations such as the Air Force Association, Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association, the Navy League of the United States, Military Officers Association of America and his personal favorite, the ROMEO Club. Tom will be remembered most for his sense of humor, his gift of gab and his dedication to all whom he loved. He is survived by his brothers Alan Lawrence and William Lotterhos of Long Island, NY, his sons Thomas Edward Lawrence III, Brian (Jennefer) Lawrence, Kevin Lawrence and daughter Kimberly (Brian) Baldus and grandchildren,Thomas Edward Lawrence IV, Kirianna, Brandon, Brandi, Brice, Caitlyn and Braeden. Tom (James Bond) and Alice (M2P2) will be reunited together at the National Cemetery of the Pacific, CT4Q, Row 100, Site 108 and in their beautiful Kailua Bay. A beach service will be held on Saturday, September 26, 2pm at the family beach home, 11 Pueohala Place in Kailua. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to either the Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor or the American Cancer Society. Questions: tommytsurfs@gmail.com, kimbaldus@aol.com

WILLIAM AH MING AKI, JR.

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

WILLIAM AH MING AKI, JR. Age 65, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away June 23, 2015 in Wahiawa, HI. Born July 22, 1949 in Honolulu, HI. He worked and retired from Aloha Steel Corp. after 45 years in the construction business. He is survived by daughters, Mulang, Ahlan, Leimomi; mother, Winona Aki; brother, Stanley (Lisa) Abrecht; sisters, Chevelle (Henry, Jr.) Ka'alekahi, Tanya Clifton; 1 granddaughter. Visitation 10:00 a.m., Wednesday (Aug. 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

WALTER FREDERICK ROM

Posted On August 16th, 2015 -

WALTER FREDERICK ROM 07/02/50 07/05/15. Walter died peacefully at his home of a heart attack. He had not been ill. Walter moved to Hawaii in 1972 and was the former Administrator at the Fronk Clinic from 1981 through 1999. The son of Sig and Marjorie Baruch Rom and brother of Stephanie, he grew up in Long Island, New York. All preceded him in death. Walter is survived by his wife Jane Ginsburg soulmate and friend of 43 years and his beloved cat Sam. Please join us for a celebration of Life that will take place at Lanikai Beach near the boat launch (park in the paved parking lot). Services will start at 7:30 AM, Sunday, August 23 with refreshments to follow.

Anastacio G. Ebia

Posted On August 15th, 2015 -

$nameANASTACIO G. EBIA Jan. 22, 1932 - Aug. 15, 2005 Love suffers long and is kind; Love does not seek its own. 1 Cor. 13: 4-5 Our Angel, Dad and Grandpa, we've all learned from your "Selfless Love." As you never expected anything; but the LOVE we had for you. LOVE YOUR FAM- Honey, Lala, Geda, B-Lee, Mark, Rendy, Carol, Nellie, Eleneki, Toot, Ryen, Reyson

PEREGRINA MARTINA “TINA” “LAGRING” SUBIA CANTERE

Posted On August 15th, 2015 -

PEREGRINA MARTINA TINA LAGRING SUBIA CANTERE GUILLERMO Age 70, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away July 16, 2015 in Wahiawa. Born January 30, 1945 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She retired from Credit Bureau of The Pacific, Inc. She is survived by sons, Jerry (Darnelle) Cantere, Darren (Cheryl) Cantere, Hugo P. Cantere, Cary Cantere, Frank B. Guillermo, Buddy (Tish) Guillermo, Lambert Guillermo, Franklin Guillermo, Jr., Terrence Guillermo, Clarence (Lani) Guillermo, Prescott Guillermo, Benjamin Guillermo; daughters, Roxanne Rosa, Jimmy (Grady) Cantere, Marissa Guillermo, Barbara Jean Guillermo; 29 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; brothers, John R. (Wanda) Subia, Irwin I. Subia, Donald Subia; sisters, Consuelo (Lucien) Quijano, Estrella (Glenn) DeCoito, Caroline (Larry) Dupio. Visitation 5:00 p.m. Wednesday (August 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; funeral service 6:30 p.m. Committal service 10:00 a.m. Thursday (August 20) at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

EVELYN S. KURODA

Posted On August 15th, 2015 -

EVELYN S. KURODA Age 76, of Aiea, HI, passed away June 24, 2015 in Aiea, HI. Born May 29, 1939 in Honolulu, HI. Evelyn was a retired owner of Kuroda Radiator. She is survived by husband, Donald Kuroda, Jr.; son, Roy (Sheryl) Kuroda; daughter, Caroline Murayama; brother, George (Alice) Toyota; sisters, Gladys Toyota, Eleanor Graff, Harriet (Harry) Oda, Deanna (Alfred) Galestian, 4 grand- children. Private services were held.

WALTER GOMES JR.

Posted On August 14th, 2015 -

WALTER GOMES JR. Walter Gomes Jr. 73, from Gardena, California died on June 10, 2015. He was born in Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii on September 2, 1941. He worked at Castner Ford in Wahiawa and retired from the State of Hawaii Corrections as a prison guard. He is survived by his partner, Rachael Aniya, his son Michael Carlos Montoya (Linda), two grandsons, Jordon Wells Montoya and Dylan Robert Montoya and one great-grandson Parker Wells Montoya. Three sisters, Marilyn Gomes (Dennis) Correa, Shirley Gomes (Patrick) Eskildsen Sr. and Mary Laverne Gomes (Warren) Salvador Sr., Uncles Herbert and Clarence Miranda and Aunty Evelyn Miranda. Numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. On July 4th, a celebration of his life was held in Olympia, Washington for his Family and friends. Memorial services will be on Friday, August 21, 2015, 10:00 am at St. Anthony's of the Padua Catholic Church in Gardena, California. Private burial at a later date.

Jeanne Elizabeth (McGinn) Collison

Posted On August 14th, 2015 -

JEANNE ELIZABETH (MCGINN) COLLISON Left this life to be with our Savior Jesus Christ on August 2 after a prolonged battle with cancer. She was surrounded with love by her immediate family. Jeanne was born on May 25, 1947 in Gagetown, Michigan. She attended Michigan State University and the University of Michigan and received a BBA and an MBA from the University of Delaware. Jeanne and her family moved to Hawai'i in 1983, where they lived for 23 years. Jeanne taught at Chaminade University and the University of Hawai'i, earning a graduate certificate in elementary education from the University of Hawai'i. She also worked at Maililand Transitional Homeless Shelter in Nanakuli. She and husband Fred moved to Liberty, MO in 2006 where Jeanne enjoyed spending lots of time with her granddaughter. She was very involved in volunteer work lectoring at mass, doing taxes for the AARP/IRS programs, and with Girl Scouts. She (and Fred) also volunteered for a number of years at Bryce Canyon National Park. Jeanne was also blessed to be made an honorary member of her son-in-law's family, the Grelingers. They became ohana and were a major part of her life in Missouri. Jeanne was preceded in death by her parents, all of her grandparents, father-in-law and brother-in-law. She is survived by husband Fred, daughter Beth, son-in-law Tom, granddaughter Malia, mother-in-law, sister-in-law, cousins, niece, and nephew. Her memorial service will be held at St. James Catholic Church in Liberty, MO on Friday, August 14. Thank you also to all the many family and friends that have kept our family in their thoughts and prayers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Rita's (Nanakuli, HI) Catholic Church building fund or the Mary Kay Cancer Foundation. A more extended obituary may be found at jeannecollison.blogspot.com. You may share a message with Jeanne's family or sign an on-line guest book via www.parklawnfunerals.com. Arrangements: Park Lawn Northland Chapel (816) 781-8228.

ALICE KEALIIPUAIMOKU FROISETH

Posted On August 14th, 2015 -

$nameALICE KEALIIPUAIMOKU FROISETH "Aunty Moku" DOB* May 7, 1930-DOD* July 29, 2015 Alice "Aunty Moku" Kealiipuaimoku Froiseth 85 passed away on July 30, 2015, with her 3 daughters by her side at their home in Kaimuki. Born in Maui, and raised by her aunt and uncle, Aunty Moku moved to Honolulu to go to school at Scared Hearts Convent. She married the "Love of Her Life" Wallace F. Froiseth and raised 5 children, 4 girls and 1 boy. She was a very devoted wife and wanted to follow her husband who passed on June 29, 2015, so her husband came to get her to be by his side Forever. Known as Uncle Wally he always told her "We'll Always be Together" and now they are "Forever Together". "Aunty Moku" meet Uncle Wally on the beach of Waikiki. He was out tandem surfing with another girl and saw Moku standing on the shoreline fronting the old Waikiki Tavern. He asked a friend if he would take his partner, so he could tandem surf with Moku. He came to shore an told her" Hey girlie want to go tandem surfing with me". She fell for him right then and there. From that time on she never left his side. Uncle Wally and Aunty Moku as they are affectionately known to all, helped start Waikiki Surf Club a well known canoe club. Uncle Wally would coach the paddlers and Aunty Moku would cook for them and make sure everything was ok. Aunty Moku did all sort of things for the club also filling in as secretary, treasurer and eventually becoming the club president in 1977 and never letting go until her passing. They both are charter members of Waikiki Surf Club, who they both loved so much. There legacy will "Live on Forever'' in the club. Uncle Wally built a koa canoe with his daughter Luana, and when ask what he would name the Koa canoe he said "Tutu" after his beloved wife which he called "Tutu". In the early 1950's Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally helped start the first International Surfing Championships at Makaha Beach. Uncle Wally being a surfer was in the contest and also being head judge with Aunty Moku following him as head recorder. This contest was the foundation of professional surfing today. Together they helped the Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association organize into one of the biggest canoe associations in the world. In the late 60's they helped create an island wide canoe association today known as the Oahu Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association. She helped with being an HCRA official, OHCRA official, co-chaired Blue Hawaiian Moonlight (a Hawaiian Concert at the Shell), secretary of weighing and water lining committee and anything that needed to be done aunty Moku was always willing and able to help.. Aunty Moku along with Lei Faria and Hannie Anderson, helped put together the first Women's Molokai to Oahu Crossing in 1975, which today is known as the Hawaiian Airlines Na Wahine O Ke Kai Molokai to Oahu Canoe Race. While Uncle Wally was a coach for one of the team's Onipa'a, which consisted of paddlers from Waikiki Surf Club, Kailua Canoe Club, Lanikai Canoe Club and Outrigger Canoe Club, she did all the cooking and arrangements for the women. In 1952 Uncle Wally helped create the first ever canoe race from one island to the other which today is known as the Hawaiian Airlines Molokai Hoe Canoe Race again Aunty Moku was right there cooking for the men and making sure all logistic were done. Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally helped build Hokule'a and Hawaii Loa. They were Polynesian Voyage Society Board member till the end. As Uncle Wally sailed to various islands, Aunty Moku was always catching an airplane to catch up with him somewhere in the Pacific Ocean, "Never Leaving his Side". Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally your Love will "Forever Be in Our Hearts" "We will always Love you and Cherish the Memories you shared with us". Mahalo Aunty Moku and Uncle Wally for giving us Waikiki Surf Club. Sweet Sailing and Aloha Oe to both of you. Survived By: Malia Ann Tongg (deceased,) Teene' A. Froiseth, Tina C. Dumaran (Ben), Luana Froiseth (Richline Fong), Leiola Demello (Derrell), grandchildren: Malissa K. Kaaawa (Mike), Kainalu Froiseth, Makani Froiseth, Benjamin Dumaran Jr., Carriemoku Kawainui (Kawelo), January Kuhi Demello, Joshua Kahae Demello (Ronnie), Jaclynn Maile Gora-Aina (Josh), Jane'na Kaina' a Schenk (Lowen), Manu Demello and 10 great grandchildren and all the members of Waikiki Surf Club. Funeral Services are being scheduled for Oct 17, 2015, at Kaimana Beach and scattering of their ashes to follow, and continue with a Celebration of their Lives. The family is asking if you would like more information please contact Luana Froiseth at LunaFroiseth@aol.com or call 808-3304774 or any of their other 3 children, Teene', Tina, Leiola.

BASILIO ILORETA ILORETA

Posted On August 13th, 2015 -

BASILIO ILORETA ILORETA Age 90, of Kapolei, HI, passed away July 12, 2015 in Ewa Beach. Born June 3, 1925 in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Worked for Ewa by Gentry. Preceded in death by his son, Dr. Santos T. Iloreta. He is survived by sons, Dr. Alfredo T. (Maria Delia) Iloreta, Dr. Rodolfo T. (Edna) Iloreta, Dr. Nestor T. (Rosemarie) Iloreta; daughter, Herminia I. (William V.) Gaspar; daughter-in-law, Helen Iloreta; brother, Felix (Josephina) Iloreta; 6 grand- children. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Tuesday (Aug. 18) at St. Jude Catholic Church (92-455 Makakilo Dr., Kapolei). Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

COLLEEN MEYER

Posted On August 13th, 2015 -

$nameCOLLEEN MEYER Friends and colleagues of Colleen Rose Meyer are invited to a celebration of her life this Saturday, August 15, at 3:00 PM at the home of Rick and Crystal Towill, 47-460 Waihee Place, Kaneohe. Colleen passed away July 17th after a yearlong fight with cancer. In her memory donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children.

LAURENA “AURING” GARCIA BAYSA

Posted On August 13th, 2015 -

LAURENA AURING GARCIA BAYSA Age 91, of Waialua, HI, passed away July 1, 2015 in Honolulu, HI. Born March 30, 1924 in Burgos, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Member of Waialua United Church of Christ. She is survived by sons, Dr. Elmer F. (Marie) Baysa, Raymond P. (Mary Jane) Baysa, Fred (Terry Anspach) Baysa, Hubert J. (Teri Shiozaki) Baysa, Daniel G. (Pamela) Baysa; daughter, Laurie A. B. (Kelvin) Oishi; brother, Lemuel (Constancia) Garcia; sister, Natividad G. Mencias; 10 grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Monday (Aug. 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

ERNEST LINDEN HAYES

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

ERNEST LINDEN HAYES Age 99, of Kailua, HI, passed away August 1, 2015 in Kailua, HI. Born November 22, 1915 in Hastings, Michigan. He is survived by wife, Sadie Hayes; son, Dennis Hayes; daughter, Linda "Noe" Gentry; 2 half-sisters; 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Monday (Aug. 17) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu). Memorial service 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers please.

GLEN DENNIS KELLY, JR

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

GLEN DENNIS KELLY, JR. Age 79, who was born and raised in Joliet, Illinois and lived in Honolulu, Hawaii for the last 20 years, passed away on August 5, 2015 in Honolulu. Glen was an engineer and superintendant of roadways for the City of Joliet, Illinois. He was predeceased by both his parents Glen Dennis Kelly Sr. and Dorothy Margaret (Conine) Kelly and his brother J. Paul Kelly. He is survived by his sister-in- law Collette Kelly Goble; niece Colleen Kelly; nephews Rodney Kelly, all of IL and Dr. Michael Kelly of Seattle, WA. A memorial service and burial will be held in Joliet, Illinois at a later date.

MARGARET TATSUE JIRICEK

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

MARGARET TATSUE JIRICEK Age 87, of Pearl City, HI, passed away June 28, 2015 in Honolulu, HI. Born May 19, 1928 in Wailuku, Maui, HI. She is survived by daughter, Evelyn (Hervey) Kanekoa; sister, Eda-Jane Kalakaua; 2 grand- children; 3 great-grandchildren. Private services.

FRANCES MISUE TAKESHITA

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

FRANCES MISUE TAKESHITA 94, of Pearl City, retired waitress at Pearl City Tavern, died August 1, 2015 at the Pearl City Nursing Home. She is survived by son: Dennis K. Takeshita; daughter: Geraldine "Geri" M. Koike (Lyman); sisters: Mildred M. Nomura and Dorothy N. Teraoka; grandsons: Brian Takeshita, Lincoln Koike, and Travis Koike; granddaughter: Allison Van Orman; five great grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Monday, August 17, 2015 @ Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

MARGARET AYAME OTA

Posted On August 12th, 2015 -

$nameMARGARET AYAME OTA Margaret Ayame Ota, 92, was born in Wahiawa and lived there her entire life. She passed away peacefully in Wahiawa on July 14th. Her gentle, quiet nature will be missed by many friends, and especially by her family. Margaret was devoted to her family of four children -- Christine (Dean) DeRosa, Carole Ota, Ron Ota, Lillian (Russell) Helton; five grandchildren -- Jennifer & Kimberly DeRosa, April (Daryl) Nakamoto, Jordan & Meagan Helton; and two great-grand- children. She is also survived by one sister -- May (Johnny) Hamai of California. Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Susumu, with whom she enjoyed numerous trips to the mainland, as well as several countries. She was also preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters. After retiring from the Wahiawa General Hospital X-ray department, she spent another 25 plus years as a volunteer and board member of the Wahiawa General Hospital Auxiliary. She was regular member of the Wahiawa Rainbows Senior Citizen Club, and enjoyed tai chi and yoga. Funeral services will be held at Mililani Memorial Park, Mauka Chapel, on Sunday, August 16th. Visitation begins at 5:00 pm and services at 6:00 pm. The family requests no flowers, please. A private burial service has been planned.

LEATRICE MATSUE ASATO

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

LEATRICE MATSUE ASATO 94, former resident of Moiliili. A retired Sheraton Waikiki banquet waitress, died July 25, 2015 in Oakridge, Oregon. She was born in Amauulu Camp 4 in Hilo, Hawaii. She is survived by sons, Alvin E. (Kathy), Iden E. (Bev), Bryan E. (Lori), Loren E. (Fely); brother, Robert K. Higa; sister, Ruth Y. Lord; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and hanai families. Private services.

SHIGERU OYAMA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

SHIGERU OYAMA Age 96 of Honolulu. Retired Federal Government Inventory Clerk, passed peacefully on July 26, 2015 at Kuakini Medical Center. He is survived by his sons Peter (Jan) and Glen; daughter, Donna Oyama; three grand- children; brothers, Minoru and Gerald Oyama; sisters, Iwako Ihara, Patsy Nakamura and Hideko Tomomitsu. His wife Ellen preceeded him in death. Services will be held August 17, 2015 (Monday) at Hosoi Garden Mortuary, visitation 4PM, services at 5PM. Casual attire, flowers welcome. lnurnment will be held at the National Cemetery of the Pacific on August 18, 2015 at 10:30AM.

ROLANDE ONZUKA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

ROLANDE ONZUKA Age 69, of Pearl City, HI, passed away July 15, 2015 in Pearl City. Born December 29, 1945 in Mende, France. She is survived by children, Richard Z. (Veronica) Onzuka, Terri-Lyn "Emi" Onzuka, Robert Onzuka, Christopher Onzuka, Michael (Lisa) Onzuka; 13 grandchildren, 13 great-grand- children. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Sunday (Aug 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; memorial service 10:00 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers please. -

MELODY ANN (BUNNY) VIERRA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

$nameMELODY ANN (BUNNY) VIERRA 1954-2015 Melody (Bunny) passed away on June the 1st at St. Joseph hospital in Tacoma, Washington. Melody was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on the 21st of February 1954. She graduated from McKinley High School in 1972, did some odd jobs until she found her dream job working for OTS, driving "The Bus". She said that her office had a huge window and her view was amazing. She retired in 2010 and traveled to Washington state a couple times a year where she enjoyed playing bingo and going to the casinos. She is preceded in death by her parents George and Betty Vierra. She leaves behind 2 sisters, Yvonne Criado and Georgianna Nunes, 3 nieces and 4 great grandnieces and a grandnephew. Services will be at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Pearl City on the 13th of August at 10am. Mass will be at 11 am. Scattering of her ashes will be at Ala Moana beach later that afternoon. All who loved her are welcome to come and celebrate her life on this earth.

MARY OANIA

Posted On August 11th, 2015 -

$nameMARY OANIA Age 85, of Honolulu, HI, passed away June 26, 2015 in Honolulu. Born July 12, 1929 in Ewa, HI. Member of St. John the Baptist Church. She is survived by son, Steven (Yolanda) J. Oania; daughters, Bernadine (Michael) M. Parrish, Theresa (Rich) M. Meiers; brother, Bonifacio (Elsie) Ramos; half- brothers, George (Rita Lani) Turqueza, Crecencio (Carole) Ramos; step-sister, Erlinda Reyno; half-sister, Cecilia (Ernesto) Daguio; grandchildren, Jacqueline, Jessica. Visitation 8:30 a.m., Friday (Aug. 14) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

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