Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

MAGDALENA BOLUSAN SALACUP

Posted On December 15th, 2013 -

12-15 MAGDALENA SALACUPMAGDALENA BOLUSAN SALACUP Age 97, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away November 9, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born October 10, 1916 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons, Artemio (Avelina) Salacup, Romeo (Adora) Salacup, Christopher Alan Salacup; daughters, Caridad (Florderico) Queja, Rosario Pecpec; brother, Juan “Rico” Bolusan; sister, Maria Macadangdang; 13 grand- children; 10 great-grand- children. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Friday (December 20) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Black Attire. Flowers Welcome.

MAXIMO “MAX” N. CASTILLO, JR.

Posted On December 15th, 2013 -

MAXIMO MAX N. CASTILLO, JR. Age 96, of Pearl City, HI, passed away November 24, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born October 12, 1917 in Waialua Homestead, Kauai. Max was a member of the American Legion. He was also an avid bowler at Leeward Bowl. He is survived by son, Ronald (Diane) Castillo of AL; daughters, Maxine (Leonard) Vegas of Kauai, Raenette (Robert) Yuen; sisters, Annie Javellana of CA; Frances Kim; Lydia De Grandis; 21 grand- children; 46 great-grand- children; 9 great-great-grand- children. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Thursday (Dec. 19) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10:15 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

ALBERT “AL” W. SIEBEN, JR.

Posted On December 15th, 2013 -

ALBERT AL W. SIEBEN, JR. Age 64, of Mililani, HI, passed away November 23, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born April 23, 1949 in Sanford, ME. A Civil Service worker for the Department of Public Works. He is survived by wife, Suzen A. Sieben; son, Mathew A. Sieben; daughter, Angelica S. (Edmund) Siggayo; brothers, Karl A. Sieben, Richard F. Sieben, Michael A. Sieben, Ronald S. Sieben, Curtis A.W. Sieben; sisters, Jeanne A. Sieben, Roberta L. Lanczynski, Lucille M. DeLon; 2 grand- children. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Thursday (Dec. 19) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire.

ROSITA “ROSING” PASCUA CADIZ

Posted On December 14th, 2013 -

ROSITA ROSING PASCUA CADIZ Age 82, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away November 13, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born November 6, 1931 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Member of Baccarraneos of Hawaii. She is survived by by son, Andres “Vic” (Teresa) Cadiz, Jr.; daughter, Anicia Liberato; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grand- children; sister, Isabel Pascua. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Friday (Dec. 20) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 21) at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church; (1525 Waimano Home Rd., Pearl City) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

MÃLIE KALEO’OKALANIKI’EKI’E LEIMOMI TAGALOA

Posted On December 14th, 2013 -

12-14 MALIE TAGALOAMÃLIE KALEO’OKALANIKI’EKI’E LEIMOMI TAGALOA
Malie passed away peacefully in her father’s arms surrounded by her mother, siblings, and close family members on Dec 10, 2013 in Kapolei, HI. She was often found singing, drawing pictures of rainbows, or playing with her My Little Pony Collection. She loved the color purple and number 6. She adored her sissy and had an amazing bond with her mother. Terrific daughter, grand- daughter, sister, niece, cousin and best friend forever. Love you Malie Gurl! Thank you for taking care of us. See you later alligator. Parents Burt and Cheryl Tagaloa. Sissy Talei. Baby brother Komasi. Maternal G-ma Marlene Makekau Kintaro. Tutu Charlotte LumKing Makekau. Paternal grandparents Mauigoa and Suavai Tagaloa. Services on Thursday Dec 19, 2013 at the Church of JESUS CHRIST of Latter-day Saints chapel 622 North Judd Street. Viewing at 11 am. Services at 12 pm. Burial at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

Rachel L. Ching

Posted On December 13th, 2013 -

12-13 583040 Rachel L. ChingRACHEL L. CHING Age 77, of Ka’alaea passed away peacefully at her home November 23, 2013. She was born on December 20, 1935 in Ka’alaea, Ohau. She retired in 1990 after 30 years of service as a Psychiatric Registered Nurse with the State of Hawaii. She is survived by children Randolph K. Ching, Rachelle L. Ching, and Joanne (Josie) M. (Joseph) Agres; Grandson Coby K. Agres, Sisters, Peggy N. Villanueva, Lily P. Victor, Martha H. Kenolio, Pearl K. Featheran. Visitations Friday December 20, 2013 9:00 am – 11:00 am at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services 11:00 am – 12:30 pm. Burial to follow 1:00 pm at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. A Special Thank you to the Staff of Islands Hospice. Casual Attire.

NORIO FUJIMOTO

Posted On December 13th, 2013 -

NORIO FUJIMOTO Age 83, of Mililani, HI, passed away November 29, 2013 in Honolulu. Born July 26, 1930 in Makawao, Maui, HI. A retired Pacific Concrete Batching Plant operator, and Army veteran. He is survived by wife, Judy Y. Fujimoto; sons, Andrew Fujimoto, Stanley (Jennifer) Fujimoto, Russell (Laverne) Fujimoto; brothers, Torao (Nancy) Fujimoto, Yukio (Helen) Fujimoto; sister, Kay Ah You; 5 grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (Dec. 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 6:30 p.m. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Sue Chapman Turner

Posted On December 13th, 2013 -

SUE CHAPMAN TURNER 74, of Manchester, GA died Friday, December 6th. Memorial services were December 11, 2013. Sue was born October 20, 1939. Married to Army officer Ronald Dean Turner, Sr. in 1964, they spent most of his career stationed around the world while raising their children, Suzanne and Jay. When Ron retired in Hawaii they became real estate agents, and together they owned and operated Century 21 Homefinders of Hawaii for 15 years. Sue returned home to Manchester with Ron in 1994 and remained active in the community until she passed. Contributions in memory of Mrs. Turner may be made to the Youth Center at Manchester First United Methodist Church or the Pine Mountain Regional Library, Manchester. Cox Funeral Home, Manchester; www.coxfh.com.

BARTOLOME “BERT” OBNAMIA BAJAR

Posted On December 13th, 2013 -

BARTOLOME BERT OBNAMIA BAJAR Age 89, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away November 20, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born August 24, 1924 in Sampaloc, Quezon, Philippines. Retired from maintenance. Member of Quezonian Club. He is survived by sons, Rolando (Sonia) Bajar, Rogelio (Ofelia) Bajar; daughters, Rosario (Jose) Carandang, Ruby Ho; 26 grandchildren; 29 great- grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Wednesday (Dec. 18) at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church; (91-1004 North Rd., Ewa Beach) Mass 11:00 a.m. Committal Service 2:00 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

JITSUYOSHI “JITS” “NAKA” NAKANDAKARE

Posted On December 13th, 2013 -

12-13 JITSUYOSHI NAKANDAKAREJITSUYOSHI “JITS” “NAKA” NAKANDAKARE Jitsuyoshi “Jits” “Naka” Nakandakare, 91, of Honolulu, passed away on November 27, 2013 in Honolulu. He was born on April 2, 1922 in Waihole, Hawaii. He was the retired owner of Naka’s Meat Market located in Oahu Market. Naka was a member of Ishikawa Shijin Kai and was in the 442ndInfantry Regiment, Company L. He is survived by 6 children: Bella Yamashita, Fay (Calvin) Jitchaku, Jay (Janice) Nakandakare, Sandra (Paul) Tamashiro, Kathy (Gregory) McKenna and Bert Nakandakare; 12 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. The primary caregivers for the last four years were Essie, Dino, Daniel Felarca and family. The Nakandakare family wishes to acknowledge them as they have become part of our family. Thank you, Dad, for your sacrifices and all your years of hard work to support our large family. We will always remember the lessons taught to us about honesty, loyalty, perseverance, and the importance of family and friends. We know that you will be happy to be with Mom again after such a long separation. We send our love. Visitation from 11:00am on Sunday, December 15, 2013 at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services 12:00(noon). Aloha attire.

MABEL A. MACLAREN

Posted On December 13th, 2013 -

MABEL A. MACLAREN Age 88, of Tomah, WI, passed away Tuesday, December 03, 2013, at the Mayo Healthcare Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin. She was born May 10, 1925 to Robert and Daisy (Savshenko) Apau in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was united in marriage to Duncan Grant MacLaren. Mabel was honored to have served as volunteer docent for Washington Place, the Hawai`i State Governor Mansion, and a proud member of the `Ahahui Ka`ahumanu Society. Mabel is survived by her son, Michael (Mary) MacLaren of Tomah, WI; grandchildren, Michael II (Lisa) MacLaren of Tampa, FL, Meagan (Brian) Dettle of Linden, NC, Malia (Charles) Konsitzke of Stoughton, WI; great grandchildren, Mikhaila and Maiah MacLaren, Madison, Patrick and Amelia Dettle, Mason and Alexandra Konsitzke; brother, Clarence Apau of Honolulu, Hawaii; a sister, Rachel Rabideau of Honolulu, Hawaii; and nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, Duncan. Burial will take place at a later date in Honolulu, Hawaii. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

JOSEFA “SEPA” ALFEREZ HERNANDEZ

Posted On December 12th, 2013 -

JOSEFA SEPA ALFEREZ HERNANDEZ Age 92, of Waianae, HI, passed away November 16, 2013 in Ewa Beach. Born August 31, 1921 in Hilo, HI. She is survived by sons, Gill (Vicky) Hernandez, Ferdinand (Leona) Hernandez, Thomas Hernandez; daughters, Esther Hernandez, Bernadette (Russell) Tang, Judith Hernandez; 13 grandchildren; 24 great-grand- children. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Tuesday (December 17) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Hilda Wong Chock

Posted On December 12th, 2013 -

HILDA WONG CHOCK Age 82, of Vallejo, California, passed away November 18, 2013 in San Jose, California. Hilda was born on March 27, 1931 in Waipahu, HI. She retired from teaching in Vallejo after 25 years. She is survived by husband Raymond N. Chock Jr., children Ranette C. Fletcher and Raymond O. Chock, III (Lisa) and 4 grandchildren. Visitation 10 to 11 a.m. and funeral at 11 a.m. Monday (December 23) at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial at 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual Attire. No flowers. Please consider a donation in her name to the American Cancer Society.

MILLARD JOSEPH BECK

Posted On December 12th, 2013 -

MILLARD JOSEPH BECK Dec 3rd 2013 Beloved father and husband Millard Joseph Beck, 74 of Mililani died in Bremerton Washington. He was born in Honolulu and a graduate of Rosevelt High School, worked for many years at Ameron HC&D in Honolulu. He is survived by his wife Shirley Beck, his daughters Andrea, Shannon and Amber, his son-in-law David Tracewell and his grandchildren Sydney, Jade and Lucas Tracewell. Condolences for the family can be sent to www.lewischapel.com in his name.

LORRAINE GOMES BISHO

Posted On December 12th, 2013 -

LORRAINE GOMES BISHO Age 86, of Honolulu, passed away peacefully on December 8, 2013 at her Pauoa Valley home. She was born on August 8, 1927 in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Robert and Randy; grandsons Brian, Aran (Chantelle) and Evan; great grandson Jace; brother Vernon “Boyce” Gomes; sister Theresa “Nanny” De Luze; and her many nieces and nephews. She was a member of the Young Ladies Institute and Blessed Sacrament Church. Visitation: 9:00 at Borthwick Mortuary, Mauka Chapel on Tuesday December 17th. Service: 10:00; Burial: 11:30 at Oahu Cemetery.

Patricia Kelley

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

Notice of Services Celebrating PATRICIA KELLEY November 13, 1937 – November 17, 2013 A private family ceremony including the scattering of her ashes will occur around sunset on December 29, 2013 off Diamond Head in Honolulu. If you wish to send a message to be read by the family, then burned and scattered with her, please send it to Kelley Family, PO Box 15941, Honolulu, HI 96830. Full obituary published on November 26, 2013. In lieu of flowers, donations in her honor may be made the Patricia Kelley ’55 & Gerald “Pete” Petrequin Scholarship Fund Punahou School; Oregon Episcopal School, in memory of Patricia Kelley ’55-SHH; the Marshall-Kelley Kama’aina Scholarship Fund at Pacific Lutheran University; or the charity that comes to mind when you think of Patricia Kelley.

BARBARA HALIAKA DELA CRUZ

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

12-11 BARBARA HALIAKA DELA CRUZBARBARA HALIAKA DELA CRUZ It’s been a year since God has welcomed you to heaven and you are still very missed. We love you so very much and think of you everyday – God has another Angel with him and that gives us peace and comfort. Love you, wife, mother, grandmother & great-grand- mother, sister, aunty and friend “Until we meet again”

BOBBY TOWNES

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

12-11 BOBBY TOWNESBOBBY TOWNES Age 78, of Mililani, HI, passed away November 17, 2013 in Mililani. Born January 20, 1935 in Greenville, South Carolina. Served in the U.S. Army for 24+ years. He is survived by daughters, Pia (Emory) Halemano, Patricia Ann (Leighton) Mamalias, Sandra Dee (Reggie) Aricayos, Bobbie Jo Davison, Michele Ranee (Theodore) Plummer; 11 grandchildren; 9 great- grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Sunday (Dec. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Funeral Service 10:00 a.m.

ESTEFANIO “INIONG” ACOSTA ACOSTA

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

ESTEFANIO INIONG ACOSTA ACOSTA Age 86, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away November 19, 2013 in Aiea. Born April 28, 1927 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Safeguard Security Services. He is survived by wife, Milagros F. Acosta; daughters, Nona (Peter) Galla, Sylvia (Herbert Pinera) Acosta, Grace (Edmundo) Giron, Syna (Randy) Matsudo; 2 grandsons. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Monday (Dec. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 7;00 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Tuesday (Dec. 17) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Mass 10:00 a.m. Burial 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

Patricia Kelley

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

12-11, 12-12, 12-13, 12-14, 12-15 Patricia Kelley 582965Notice of Services Celebrating PATRICIA KELLEY November 13, 1937 – November 17, 2013 A private family ceremony including the scattering of her ashes will occur around sunset on December 29, 2013 off Diamond Head in Honolulu. If you wish to send a message to be read by the family, then burned and scattered with her, please send it to Kelley Family, PO Box 15941, Honolulu, HI 96830. Full obituary published on November 26, 2013. In lieu of flowers, donations in her honor may be made the Patricia Kelley ’55 & Gerald “Pete” Petrequin Scholarship Fund Punahou School; Oregon Episcopal School, in memory of Patricia Kelley ’55-SHH; the Marshall-Kelley Kama’aina Scholarship Fund at Pacific Lutheran University; or the charity that comes to mind when you think of Patricia Kelley.

(Mrs.) Mary Warner (“Mew”) Michael

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

12-11 MARY MICHAEL  0000583405-01-1(MRS.) MARY WARNER (MEW) MICHAEL Well, it had to happen sometime! B: 3-28-1928/D: 10-20-2013 A resident of Hawaii over 50 years; born Pendleton, Oregon. She was with state of Hawaii for over 30 years as a professor of English, LEEWARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Previously, a speech and hearing therapist for 13 years with the Hawaii Easter Seal Society. As well, she served as a member of the U.S. Navy on active duty for 7 years as a hospital corps WAVE. She is survived by four nieces: LAURIE LONG; Janet Henson; THERESA Bengtson and DONNA Cobletz, all of Oregon. PRIVATE SERVICES at Hawaiian Punchbowl cemetery.

RANDAL KONG

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

12-11 RANDAL KONG b&wRANDAL KONG Age 58. Surrounded by family and friends during his last day, Randal peacefully passed into the welcoming arms of Jesus on November 5, 2013. Caring husband, faithful friend, fun- loving uncle, Associate Director of Libraries at Hawaii Pacific Univ., he enjoyed serving on missions work teams both locally and abroad. He is survived by wife Kathleen M.; mother Sybil Liu; parents Robert and Esther (stepmother) Kong; sister Lynne (Curt) Campbell of California; brothers Alan, Kevin (Julie) and Adin Kong of Honolulu and several nieces and nephews. Celebration of life service on Saturday, Dec. 14, at Kalihi Union Church. Visitation: 3pm; service: 4pm. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Rodney Silvano Texeira

Posted On December 11th, 2013 -

12-11 583637  Rodney TexeiraRODNEY SILVANO TEXEIRA Rodney Silvano Texeira, 77, left us on December 3, 2013 surrounded by his family at his side in Modesto, CA. Rodney is survived by his wife of 59 years, Isabella “Pinky”, his daughter Silvana “Van” Ducasse (Victor), sons Rodney Jr “JR” (Lina), Mathew “Matt” (Tina). His sister Jeanette Faulkner, brother William “Bill” (Kathy) and many cousins, neices and nephews. Rodney also known as “Papa” was truly blessed with 10 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. He will truly be missed by family and friends, but always in our hearts!!! Services will be held at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 709 J St. Modesto on December 13 at 1:00pm. Please join us in this special celebration!

AIKO TAIRA

Posted On December 10th, 2013 -

AIKO TAIRA Age 85, of Waipahu, HI, passed away November 3, 2013 in Kaneohe. Born August 18, 1928 in Waimea, Kauai. Minister of education for 25 years. She is survived by brother, Sachio (Tokie) Taira; sister, Chiyoko Taira. Visitation 9:00 a.m. Saturday (December 14) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Memorial Service 10:00 a.m. Casual Attire. No flowers, please.

VICTOR “PAPA” GARO, SR.

Posted On December 10th, 2013 -

VICTOR PAPA GARO, SR. Age 86, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away November 9, 2013 in Wahiawa. Born July 24, 1927 in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired machinist at Del Monte Fresh Produce. Former owner of Rosa’s Lounge in Wahiawa. U.S. Army veteran Korean Conflict. He is survived by faithful companion, Patricia A. Acoba; son, Victor (Elaine) Garo, Jr.; daughters, Ida Maryott, Doreen G. Provost; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sister, Marciana Quidez. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Monday (Dec. 16) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; Funeral Service 10 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ROSARIO “YAYONG, ROSE” DONATO CABAL

Posted On December 10th, 2013 -

12-10 ROSARIO CABALROSARIO YAYONG, ROSE DONATO CABAL Age 94, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away November 14, 2013 in Wahiawa. Born March 11, 1919 in Ivana, Batanes, Philipines. A dedicated employee of Dole Plantation who retired from the mess hall at Schofield Barracks. A devoted and loyal parishioner of Our Lady of Sorrows, Roman Catholic Church, Wahiawa and also an active member of the Wahiawa Filipino Catholic Club. Preceded in death by her loving husband Sixto “Itong” Moral Cabal, son Rolando “Ben” Donato Cabal, parents Bernardo C. Cataluna & Josefa G. Donato, brother Severo M. Cataluna. She is survived by son, Oscar (Irene Acosta) Donato Cabal; daughters, Machellie (Roger) Cabal Rabanal, Lilian (Jose) Cabal Barsana; 10 grand- children; 11 great-grand- children. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 15) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 10:00 a.m. Monday (Dec. 16) at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; (1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa) Mass 11:00 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual Attire. Flowers Welcome.

ISAMU KOBASHIGAWA

Posted On December 10th, 2013 -

ISAMU KOBASHIGAWA Age 86, of Pearl City, HI, passed away November 21, 2013 in Honolulu. Born March 1, 1927 in Honolulu, HI. He is survived by daughters, Lorraine (Paul) Asano, Doreen (Ronny) Higuchi; sister, Sally Nakata; 4 grandchildren. Private Services were held.

EUNICE YUEN OY KONG LAU

Posted On December 10th, 2013 -

EUNICE YUEN OY KONG LAU 92 of Honolulu, Hawaii died December 2, 2013 at the Hale Ho Aloha Nursing Home. She was born August 2, 1921 in Lilong, China. Eunice Lau, the late owner of Gum Chew Lau Noodle Factory, lived in Kaimuki, on the island of Oahu for the past 65 years where she and her husband raised three children. Throughout her life, work, and participation in the Christian Chinese Church Community, Eunice gained a diverse group of friends, and hanai family. Many people helped her when she first moved to Oahu; in return, she lovingly and generously reciprocated by assisting others in need. During her retirement years she learned and excelled at various crafts such as knitting and crocheting, making dish scrubbies and baby hats for the hospital, neck and haku lei- making, using flowers, feathers, money, even recyclable materials. Her garden bloomed with cigar flowers and pikake. She kissed babies, played mahjong, cooked and ate delicious food, traveled the world and lived life to the fullest. Towards the end she suffered from diabetes progressive kidney failure. She opted not to receive dialysis treatment, rather fearlessly awaiting death. At the age of 92, she died at 12:30 a.m. on December 2, 2013, at Hale Ho Aloha on Pacific Heights Road, with her only granddaughter Dory Jay, and daughter Victoria at her side. She will be remembered by many. A hui hou kakou Eunice. She is survived by Son: Foster K.C. Patricia Young) Lau; Daughter: Victoria L. (Donald) Kong; granddaughter: Dory Jay G.F. Kong. Visitation Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. A Funeral Service will begin at 11:30 a.m. Graveside services will be held at 12:45 p.m. at the Diamond Head Memorial Park. The family requests that aloha attire be worn for the services.

CRYSTAL HISAE NITTA

Posted On December 10th, 2013 -

CRYSTAL HISAE NITTA Age 64, of Kailua, passed away on November 29, 2013, in Kuakini Medical Center. Born in Honolulu, she was a self-employed beautician, dba Crystal’s Hair Salon. She is survived by her brothers, Alan M. (Anne) and Myron N. (Karen) Nitta and sister, Carolyn Y. (Wesley) Uemoto. Private services held.

SATURNINO VILLAFUERTE

Posted On December 9th, 2013 -

12-9 SATURNINO VILLAFUERTESATURNINO VILLAFUERTE Age 79, of Honolulu, passed away November 21, 2013 at St. Francis Hospice. Born February 6, 1934 in Pu’ukoli’i, Maui. Retired after 31 years of service with the City & County of Honolulu as an EMT; also worked at Hawaii Kai Golf Course. *EMT-Emergency Medical Technician He is survived by wife, Dolores Villafuerte; son, Shawn Villafuerte; daughters, Lee Ann Villafuerte, Teresa Villafuerte, Vanessa (Blaine Sr.) Kahalewai, Deneen (Rosson) Kawamoto; brother, Phillip (Shirley) Villafuerte; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Saturday 12/14 at Star of the Sea Church, 4470 Alii Koa St., Mass 10:45 a.m. Burial 2:00 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual Attire.


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