Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

Susan Cates

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

$nameSUSAN CATES Susan Cates, 74 of Hawaii and Las Vegas, died peacefully August 12, 2016. Sue was a retired Veterinarian Technician and a great mentor to many dog breeders and handlers. Sue was one of the founding members of the Great Dane Club of Hawaii and well known throughout the sport of pure dog breeding. Many of Sue's puppies from Kai-Dane Great Danes are found in pedigrees throughout the US. Sue was instrumental in passing legislation improving Hawaii's quarantine laws. She was also a horse riding instructor for many years in Waimanalo. Survived by sons Randy, Charlie, and Rob Cates and Max and David Komine; daughters Dorothy Garrigan and Roberta Komine; brother Randy Archer and sister Bryant Bradley; 5 grandsons. Service 10am November 5 at Kailua beach park boat ramp.

JEAN DEMETRIA BORGE

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

JEAN DEMETRIA BORGE Age 92, of Makaha, HI, passed away September 12, 2016 in Waianae. Born December 23, 1923 in Kahuku, HI. She was a retired administrative clerk for Wahiawa General Hospital and a full-time pioneer with the Makaha Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses. She is survived by daughters, Cassandra J. Borge, Lois J. Borge; sisters, Dolores Dela Cerna, Erlinda Daymil; and 1 granddaughter. Visitation 5:00 - 9:00 p.m., Saturday (Oct. 1) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Service 6:30 p.m.

YEIKO JACKIE GOYA

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

$nameYEIKO JACKIE GOYA March 26,1920-March 18, 2016 Born in San Francisco, Jackie Goya lived her early years in Oakland. At 16, she was sent to Okinawa to care for her aging grandmother. She returned home in 1940; when war began her family was sent to the internment camp in Fresno and then to the Jerome Arkansas Relocation Center. With the camp minister's help, she secured work with the Methodist Church Commission of World Peace in Chicago. In 1946 she married Neal Goya. After a few years in Chicago and Oakland they moved to Hawaii to raise their daughter Patricia and son Bruce. Jackie was a travel agent and a small business owner. She helped start a woman's association for the United Okinawa Association, helped to establish a new Methodist church in Waimanalo, and served as Spiritual Life Chair for the Hawaii District United Methodist Women. In retirement she and Neal moved to California to be with their children and their four grand- children, Marisa, Ako, Thomas and Russell. Her ongoing work in the Methodist Church involved improving access for the disabled, feeding the homeless, visiting shut-ins, and working for peace education. Jackie is survived by sister, Shizu Aka, her children, grand- children, and great-grand- children Kaleo and Amaya Hayase. A celebration of life service will be held Oct. 4 at 2:15 PM at Diamond Head Cemetary.

CORNELIA ARCENAS GAMAO

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

CORNELIA ARCENAS GAMAO Age 90, of Honolulu, HI, passed away July 21, 2016 in Honolulu. Born September 14, 1925 in Ewa, HI. She is survived by grandson, Elijah; and granddaughter, Taja. Private services were held.

JOSEPH S. “SUKI” VINCENT

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

JOSEPH S. SUKI VINCENT Age 89, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away August 18, 2016 in Ewa Beach. He was born August 3, 1927 in Ewa, HI. A U.S. Army veteran, he retired after 42 years from the Department of Defense, Barber's Point, HI. He is survived by wife, Judy Hatsue Yasui Vincent; son, Vernon (Patricia) Vincent; daughter, Wanda Ann (Mike) Fisher; 5 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 3 great- great-grandchildren. Private Services were held.

GERRY JORDAN

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

GERRY JORDAN July 18,2016 Gerry Jordan born in London, England passed away in Las Vegas at the age of 84. He was a Honolulu resident for 30 years and a Travel Executive. He was President and opened the Hawaii office for AITS, a company that was one of the original owners of the Hawaiian Regent Hotel and a large mainland wholesaler of trips to Hawaii. Gerry was instrumental in planning and overseeing the completion of the Hawaiian Regent Hotel, which is now the Waikiki Marriott. Gerry left AITS to start his own company, Jordan Leisure a destination management company that not only was responsible for the beginning years of Island travel, but was also overseeing thousands of guests arriving to the Islands. Jordan Leisure specialized in conventions and incentive travel which was unheard of at that time. The last 15 years he lived in Las Vegas and was Vice President of Sales for the Rivera Hotel before he retired to pursue personal interests. He is survived by two sisters Pam and Audrey of London, England and Nephew Michael Goldring of Armonk, NY. A Celebration of Life will be held Thursday September 29 from 5-7pm at the Elks Club.

FORISINA “FLORENCE” FIESTA ANTONIO

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

FORISINA FLORENCE FIESTA ANTONIO Age 87 of Aiea, HI passed away on August 24, 2016 in Aiea. Born July 22, 1929 in Hilo, HI. She is survived by sons, Ferdinand (Tammy) Antonio, John (Stephanie) Antonio; daughters, Daisy Antonio- Immel, Andrea (Tony Sr.) Antonio, Joyce (Joseph) Mendonsa, Margie Antonio; 14 grandchildren; 15 great- grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Friday (Sept. 30) at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church (99-312 Moanalua Rd., Aiea); mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers, please.

FRANCIS A. NOBRIGA, JR.

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

$nameFRANCIS A. NOBRIGA, JR. FRANCIS A., NOBRIGA, JR., 61, OF HONOLULU, HAWAII, FORMERLY OF LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, RETIRED HONOLULU POLICE OFFICER, FORMER INVESTIGATOR WITH HONOLULU LIQUOR COMMISSION, FORMER SECURITY OFFICER AT DESERT INN LAS VEGAS, U.S. ARMY VETERAN & MEMBER OF THE "REFUGEES" MOTORCYCLE CLUB, PASSED AWAY AUGUST 31, 2016 AT KUAKINI MEDICAL CENTER. FRANCIS WAS BORN IN WAIKAPU, MAUI. HIS FATHER, FRANCIS A. NOBRIGA, SR. AND YOUNGEST DAUGHTER KASSANDRA NOBRIGA PREDECEASED HIM. HE IS SURVIVED BY MOTHER, KU'ULEI ENOS NOBRIGA, DAUGHTERS, DARLANI MOORE, KYMBERLY, KRISTEN & KARMELLA NOBRIGA, ASHLEY DECANTO (GOD-DAUGHTER); BROTHERS, EUGENE (DOREENA), KYLE (BADIE), CURTIS (DEBRA), MILES (KAREN) & KEKOA (WENDY) NOBRIGA; SISTERS, LOVEY ANN & MELODY NOBRIGA, JOHNNETTE "JO" (VARNEY) RANGE, VALERIE (JOHN) SCHALLER, PUA (GLENN) NAONE; GRANDCHILDREN, DEVANTE MOORE, QUIANNA SANDERS, SAGE CLARK, DAVEN & DAYTON BORJA, KEANU NOBRIGA, DONATHAN BENNETT, ARIYANAH & TATIYANAH NOBRIGA, TRAYDEN & ANAIYAH MITCHELL. VISITATION 4 P.M. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 AT NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY, SERVICE 6 P.M., CASUAL ATTIRE; INURNMENT 11:30 A.M. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 AT PUNCHBOWL NATIONAL MEMORIAL CEMETERY OF THE PACIFIC.

MARITA D. FLORA

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

MARITA D. FLORA Age 83, passed away on August 24, 2016 in Waipahu, HI. Born June 12, 1933 in Salcedo, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband, Rodrigo; daughters, Dolores, Catherine, Jocelyn, Carolyn; son, Renato; sisters, Manuela, Anacita; 15 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Thursday (Sept. 29) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; funeral service 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

ALICE LEILANI BELL KAMAHELE

Posted On September 25th, 2016 -

$nameALICE LEILANI BELL KAMAHELE ALICE LEILANI BELL KAMAHELE Age 89, of Honolulu, HI Passed away peacefully at home on August 21, 2016 in Honolulu. She was surrounded by her family and pet dog Geo. Born October 04, 1926 in Honolulu she was the eldest of six children. She spent her early career as an experimental, first ever female front desk clerk at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel. She then moved on to Pan American Airways where she eventually retired. Bored with retirement, she secured a position with the Hawaii State Court Reporters office. After retiring for a second time, she enjoyed many years of socializing with family and friends, walking various city parks, her favorite being Kapiolani Park, and travelling to Las Vegas. It was well known to everyone who knew her that all animals were to be supported and protected, while pets, especially dogs, were to be pampered and spoiled. She was committed to both endeavors, especially the latter. Throughout the years her constant companions were her menagerie of pet dogs and a cat. Alice is survived by her daughters, Andrea, Allene, Adele and grandchild Chloe. Sisters Vivian Luning and Gladys Williams; brothers Walter Bell Jr., Richard "Baby" Bell (Alma), and numerous nieces and nephews. Private services were held at sea where Alice joined her son Art (predeceased 7 years ago) on September 9, 2016, Art's birthday, off Le'ahi light house.

BETTY KRAININ

Posted On September 24th, 2016 -

$nameBETTY KRAININ Betty Krainin, a successful New York fashion model, died peacefully at home with her daughter by her side. She was 90 years old. Having moved to Hawaii in the early 1960s with her photographer husband Ewing, they traveled the world while she also wrote articles for Vogue and Harper's Bazaar. Services to be held in Coopers Mills, ME.

MARGARET “MARGIE” LOPEZ

Posted On September 24th, 2016 -

MARGARET MARGIE LOPEZ Age 85, of Hilo, HI. passed away August 16, 2016 in Hilo, HI. Born June 22, 1931 in Lanai City, HI. She was a former bartender at Top Hat and was formerly employed by Maunaloa Mac Nuts & Marians Catering. She is survived by sons, Manuel Agcalon, Rocky Agcalon, Elias Agcalon, Jr.; daughters, Priscilla (Dean) Banks, Cynthia (Cornelio) Edra, Ramona (Roger) Panzer; brothers, John (Quincie) Martinez, Paul Martinez; sister, Linda Martinez; and numerous grandchildren, great- grandchildren, and great-great- grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m., Wednesday (Sept. 28) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 10:15 a.m. Burial to follow 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

ALDRICH “AJ” VISITACION

Posted On September 24th, 2016 -

$nameALDRICH AJ VISITACION Age 37, of Makakilo passed away Sept. 11, 2016 in Honolulu, HI. Born Dec. 20, 1978 in Honolulu. Graduated from St. Louis School Class of 1996. He was employed by Alaka'i Mechanical as a plumber. He is survived by parents, Alfredo and Emma; sister Bernadette Visitacion-Sumida; maternal grandma, Virginia Cadiente. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Monday (Sept. 26) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

EMILY MARTIN

Posted On September 23rd, 2016 -

EMILY MARTIN Age 93, of Honolulu, HI passed away on August 29, 2016 in Honolulu. Born November 21, 1922 in Honolulu, HI. She is survived by sons, Joseph Martin, Larry Martin, Jerry Martin; daughter, Norma Jean (Marcos) Elvir; 3 grand- children; 10 great-grandchildren. Private services were held.

EDUARDO S. ARCE

Posted On September 22nd, 2016 -

$nameEDUARDO S. ARCE Age 79, of Honolulu, HI passed away on September 4, 2016 in Aiea. Born on March 28, 1937 in San Felipe, Zambales, Philippines. Retired after 35 years from the Kahala Hilton, engineering department. Member of the Zambalean and United Pangasinan Clubs of Hawaii. He was also a member of the Alders Gate Methodist Church. He is survived by wife, Princess Cayaban Arce; sons, Bryan (Cristy) Arce, Cliff Arce; daughter, Gereen Arce (Genesis) Ayson; brothers, Peter (Victoria) Arce, Jesse (Letty) Arce; sisters, Henrietta (Richard) Sutton, Helen (Cearo) Camba, Purita (Johnny) Morco, Lirio (Jun) Alinea, Nannette (Bob) Lomboy; grandchildren, Chandler Dawn Arce, Chantelle Arce, Gabrielle Ayson, Giselle Ayson, Genelle Ayson. Visitation 5:30-9:00 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 27) at the Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. at Makai Chapel; funeral service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1:30 p.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

FEDERICO “RICO” P. OLIVAS

Posted On September 22nd, 2016 -

FEDERICO RICO P. OLIVAS Age 89 of Wahiawa, HI passed away on August 27, 2016 in Wahiawa. Born on August 12, 1927 in North Kohala, HI. He was formerly employed by the Dole Company and retired from the Mililani Town Association. He is survived by Ofelia Olivas; sons, Romeo Olivas, Federico (Milagros) Olivas, Jr., John Olivas; daughters; Remy (Jolly) Baniaga, Jennifer (Justin) Hornsby, Joanne (Jonah) Trinidad; 18 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday (Sept. 26) at the Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (Sept. 27) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 10:15 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.

ANN POWERS

Posted On September 22nd, 2016 -

$nameANN POWERS Ann Powers passed away at the age of 82 peacefully in her home in Honolulu, Hawaii on September 16th, 2016. She lived her life to the fullest with her own iconic style, surrounded with good food, great friends, and a generous spirit to all she loved. She began her life in Cranston, Rhode Island before moving to St. Paul Minnesota, where she married and raised her family. She then went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Fine Arts, and became a member of Phi Beta Kappa Society. She moved to Honolulu in the 1980's and spent her time traveling the world; many times to Italy as she took great pride in her heritage. When at home, she could be found on the tennis court, supporting the arts, and at home in her kitchen sharing her love of cooking with family and friends. Her persona and love of life was memorable to all who were fortunate enough to meet her. She is survived by her older brother Louis Jalongo, her sister Madeline Aronson, her daughters Colleen Wheeler and Kim Fesler Von Ende (Joel) her stepsons Dan, Jeff, and Tim Fesler, and her Grandchildren Ryan Oelrich, Craig Von Ende, and Lorrie Albers (Ben). She will be forever in our hearts as she watches over us all from above. Mass for Ann will be held at St. Augustine by the Sea Friday the morning of September 23rd at 7:00 am. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to charitable foundations in her honor.

BENEDICTO GOROSPE

Posted On September 21st, 2016 -

BENEDICTO GOROSPE Age 93, of Mililani, HI. passed away August 24, 2016 in Mililani. Born November 3, 1922 in Lapog, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife, Crispina S. Gorospe; sons, Nelson Serrano (Lynn) Gorospe, Antonin "Tony" Serrano Gorospe, Ben Serrano (Weena) Gorospe, Mark Cenon Gorospe; daughters, Tessie (Keith) Putnam, Fe (Charles) Serrano Ludwick; brother, Guillermo "Andy" Gorospe; 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Monday (Sept. 26) at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church (95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani). Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

MARGUERITE SHIPP PEACH

Posted On September 21st, 2016 -

MARGUERITE SHIPP PEACH Sept. 27, 1916 - May 25, 2016 Marguerite was born and raised on O'ahu. She was an alumni of Roosevelt High and University of Hawaii; a member of the Aloha Chapter of D.A.R., Honolulu County Genealogy Society, A.A.U.W., and Second Reader for the Christian Science Society of Kailua. Predeceased by her husband of 63 years, John Peach, brother Jim Lee, sister Mildred Liebig, and daughter Lynett Peach. Survived by brother Robert Lee, three children, four grandchildren, three great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Memorial Service at Oahu Cemetery on September 24th at 10:00A.M.

MARTINA LUCATING RAMOS

Posted On September 21st, 2016 -

MARTINA LUCATING RAMOS Age 86, of Waipahu, HI., passed away Sept. 6, 2016 in Honolulu, HI. Born May 9, 1930 in Brgy San Esteban, Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons, Randy (Celia) Lao, Ernesto (Piping) Lao, Erickson (Lina) Lao, Vicente Jr. (Landa) Lao, Lito (Marissa) Ramos, Jumar (Shirley) Ramos; daughter, Josie Simeon; 21 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 - 9:00 p.m., Saturday (Sept. 24) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Funeral service 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

Aisha Lenora Lawson

Posted On September 21st, 2016 -

AISHA LENORA LAWSON August 22, 2016 Aisha Lenora Lawson, 37, of Nanakuli died in Lakewood, Washington. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by her daughters Josephine Iokia-Lawson and Ella Rose Smith; son Nielish Smith Jr; mother Debra Johnson; father Kenneth Lawson; sisters Kendra Otake, Alohalani Lawson, Donette Lawson and Noelani Lawson; and brothers Joey Iokia and Rusty Iokia. Celebration of life will be held at Nanakuli Flats on Saturday October 1, 2016 at 9am service and scattering to follow. Casual attire.

JANE SHIZUE MIYAMURA

Posted On September 21st, 2016 -

JANE SHIZUE MIYAMURA JANE SHIZUE MIYAMURA, 99, of Honolulu, retired Factory Supervisor from Royal Hawaiian Manufacturing Co., passed away peacefully on September 2, 2016. Her husband Minoru Miyamura preceded her in death. She is survived by her son Neal (Bessie) Nakamura; daughters Rose (Milton) Maekawa, Dorothy (Hideo) Matsui; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother Yoshimitsu Mizuno and sister Yukie Yakuma. Caregivers Rico & Mila Viloria. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at Soto Mission of Hawaii. Services: 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

RONALD TOKUSHIN HIGA

Posted On September 20th, 2016 -

$nameRONALD TOKUSHIN HIGA 70 of Honolulu passed peacefully on August 23, 2016. He retired from the Federal Government as an Accountant. He is survived by his brothers, Roy (Sueko), George; sisters, Nancy (Jack) Isa, Marjorie (Larry) Okimoto, Rena Higa; nieces and nephews. Private Services.

MARCELA AMOTOY BASUG

Posted On September 20th, 2016 -

MARCELA AMOTOY BASUG Age 83, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away August 15, 2016 in Wahiawa. Born April 27, 1933 in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by daughters, Ceferina (Rogelio) Domingo, Angelita Basug, Adela (Raymond) Boyer; brother, Virgilio Amotoy; sisters, Sitang Basug, Pacita Juan, Teresa Demdem, Lolita Yate. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Saturday (Sept. 24) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Funeral service 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

GINA SALVADOR

Posted On September 20th, 2016 -

$nameGINA SALVADOR Regina "Gina" Salvador a resident of Honolulu, began her life journey on February 28, 1964. She started a new journey on August 31, 2016. Gina attended Sacred Hearts Academy, class of 1982 and the University of Hawaii Manoa. Gina enjoyed a lifelong career with the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau. September 15, 2016, marked a 29 year milestone. As the Director of Membership, she believed HVCB offered members the opportunity to showcase and market their products and services to visitors' of Hawaii and throughout the world. Gina's dynamic personality and business experience inspired her to establish Network808 in 2009. Through Network808, Gina brought together, entrepreneurs from Hawaii and globally, and shared her knowledge of best business practices, self-improvement seminars, and use of social media. As a testament to her Network808 vision, Gina received the 2013 4th Annual Social Media Award. Survived by mother Jerilyn Chong Kee Jeffryes; father Rudolph Salvador; Aunty Celyn Chong Kee, Uncles Jojo (Jonie), Dennis (Suzanne) and Kevin (Roberta) Chong Kee; Chong Kee cousins; companion Michael Duke, Jeffryes Ohana; Salvador Ohana; and beloved dogs Speck, Aubrey and Dakota. Gina's Life Celebration will be Sunday, September 25 at Sacred Hearts Academy, 3253 Waialae Avenue. Visitation 10:30 a.m., Life Celebration 12:00 p.m. Valet parking available (do not park at St. Patrick's Church). Family suggests Aloha attire and lei instead of flower arrangements. Online condolences: kenordensteinfunerals.com.

CRISELDA BARENG RAMOS

Posted On September 20th, 2016 -

CRISELDA BARENG RAMOS Age 82, of Ewa Beach, HI passed away August 19, 2016 in Honolulu, HI. Born October 7, 1933 in the Philippines. She is survived by daughter, Merlita B. Pasion; sons, Billy Battulayan, Rodrigo Battulayan; sisters, Susana Dizor, Violeta Bote, Caridad Tumaneng, Melendrina Marcos; 4 grand- children; 1 great-grandchild. Visitation 9:00 a.m., Friday (Sept. 23) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Program 10:15 a.m., prayer service 11:15 a.m.; Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

ROLAND JAMES SUMILE, SR.

Posted On September 19th, 2016 -

ROLAND JAMES SUMILE, SR. Age 76, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away July 8, 2016 in Wahiawa. Born November 18, 1939 in Waialua, HI. Retired accountant from First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd. and served in the Hawaii Army National Guard. Preceded in death by sister, Paula Ann Sumile and late wife, Valmar Rosa Sumile. He is survived by wife, Lucy Domagsac Sumile; children, Roland Sumile, Jr., Rena (Bill Delaney) Sumile, Russell (Roselle) Sumile; step-son, Donato Martinez; brothers, Ray (Hazel) Sumile, Guy (Thelma) Sumile; sister, Theresa (William) Banks; granddaughters, Taylor Sumile, Kylie-Rose Sumile. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Saturday (September 24) at St. Michael Catholic Church (67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua); Service 11:00 a.m. Inurnment Monday, Sept. 26, 2016 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

DOROTHEA RITA NATHANIEL

Posted On September 19th, 2016 -

DOROTHEA RITA NATHANIEL Age 85 of Honolulu, HI, passed away August 21, 2016 in Honolulu. Born November 9, 1930 in Hilo, HI. She is survived by grandsons, Ryan Ching, Clifford (Stefanie) Ching, Isaac Nathaniel, Brandon (Chalese) Ching; one grand- daughter, Sierra Nathaniel; four great-grandchildren. Visitation 8:30 a.m., Friday (September 23) at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu), Service 9:30 a.m. Committal service 1:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

JULIUS BAJET SORIA, Ph.D.

Posted On September 19th, 2016 -

$nameJULIUS BAJET SORIA, Ph.D. Age 44 of Mililani, HI passed away August 2, 2016 in Honolulu, HI. He was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. An assistant professor at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and president of Santanians Association of Hawaii, U.S.A. He is survived by parents, Antonio & Patricia Soria; sisters, Carmen Soria, Trixia Soria (Michael Sana). Visitation 6:00-9:00 p.m. Friday (Sept. 23) at the Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; wake service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Saturday (Sept. 24) at Resurrection of the Lord Church (94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipio); mass 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow 11:00 a.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.

LIONEL KAZUTO NAGATA

Posted On September 18th, 2016 -

LIONEL KAZUTO NAGATA Age 77, of Honolulu, HI., passed away on August 17, 2016. He was born in Honolulu, HI. He was an Army veteran, a retired construction representative with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and a Yon-Dan Aikido instructor at Hawaii Betsuin Aikido Club. He is survived by wife, Kathleen Nagata; sons, Marc Nagata, Dean Nagata; daughters; Lisa (Robert) Galino, Kim (Paul) Hirayama; brother, Leonard Nagata; sister, Violet Najita; 5 grandchildren. Visitation 5:00-9:00 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 24) at the Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; memorial service 6:00 p.m. Casual/Aloha attire.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran