Aug. 4, 2014
Conchita Addion Ramos “Connie” Neal, 82, of Mililani died in Mililani. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Rodney D. Sr., Robert “Bobby Joe” Sr. and Bryant C. Seronio Sr., and Bradley A. Neal; daughter Paulina J. Saddler; brothers John J. and Alexander A. Ramos; sister Sally A. Dizon; 22 grandchildren; and 44 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
July 20, 2014
Michiko Moriyama, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Duty Free Shoppers salesperson, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Miyazaki, Japan. She is survived by son Richard M., daughter Susan M. Moriyama-Yi and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Aug. 9, 2014
Marion A. Moody, 75, of Kapolei died in Kapolei. She was born in Glasgow, Scotland. She is survived by sons Lawrence A., James R., Andrew C., Michael D. and Paul K.; sisters Ruth Sloan and Kathleen Clark; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 1 p.m. Sunday at Kroc Center Hawaii, 91-3257 Kualakai Parkway, Kapolei. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Aug. 5, 2014
Manuel “Moon” Marques, 92, of Pahala, Hawaii, a retired crane operator and harvesting foreman at Kau Sugar Plantation Co., and owner and operator of Naalehu Macadamia Nut Farm, died at home. He was born in Pahala Portuguese Camp. He is survived by sons Manuel III, Raymond, Francis, Elliot and Paris; daughters Judith Ogata, Glennis Marques, Lyndell Queja and Claudell Yamaguchi; 17 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire.
Aug. 2, 2014
Vaosa Tilofaga Leiato, 48, of Hauula, an American Samoa government mechanic, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Aua, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Poloka; sons Francis V. and Mose V.; daughter Lorina S.; brothers Pe’a and Siaosi Tilofaga, and Tilofaga Leiato; and sisters Tina Lauola, Ta’i Satele, Susana Salatielu, Vai Leiato and Vagaga Tu’utu’u. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Aug. 12, 2014
Selma Ethel Kuklinsky, 90, of Kaneohe died in Kaneohe. She was born in New Haven, Conn. She is survived by son Mark, daughter Loretta Paraguassu, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Pohai Nani auditorium, 45-090 Namoku St., Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Aug. 9, 2014
Rhoda Kealoha, also known as Laurie Martin, 57, of Waimanalo, a homemaker, died in Waimanalo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons David and John Martin, and Solomon Kealoha; daughter Malia Kealoha; brother Henry “Jack” Noa; sisters Joann “Babydoll” Jones and Suzanne “Honeygirl” Labenia; and 11 grandchildren. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park, Garden of Love. Celebration of life: 12:30-3 p.m. at Ulu Mau Village, Kaneohe. Additional information for an obituary published Saturday.
June 12, 2014
John Cecil Isaac, 70, of Lahaina, a Westin Kaanapali Hotel server and Times Super Market clerk, died at home. He was born in St. David’s, Grenada. He is survived by wife Caridad, mother Margaret and brother Kenneth Patterson. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Scattering of ashes and services: 11 a.m. Aug. 29 at Honokowai Beach Park. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Aug. 15, 2014
Bratton Puna Helekahi, 62, of Koali, Maui, a retired Hotel Hana Maui groundskeeper and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Hana, Maui. He was born in Hana. He is survived by wife Maddie C.; son Puna Villiarimo; daughter Ilona Phillips; stepsons Charles and Mark Cabral; stepdaughters Kalani Whittington and Sanoe Sinenci; brothers Benjamin, Bradly, Floyd, John John, Tony and Lance; sisters Ipo Pu, Gloria Park and Dina and Emiko Helekahi; 20 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hana. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Aug. 5, 2014
Henry Grace Sr., also known as “Mugs” and “Pops,” 91, of Kealia, Hawaii, a retired heavy equipment operator at C. Brewer & Co. and sugar cane truck driver at the former Kau Agriculture Business, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Olelomoana, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Kalua Alapai-Grace; sons Henry Jr., Gary, Roy, James, Douglas and Clayton; daughters Sandra Freitas, Patricia Montgomery, Jeanette, Maria and Jacquelyn Grace, Susan Teshima, and Barbara Jean Kalapodes; stepson Keawe Alapai; stepdaughters Nani Alapai-Kupihe and Deisha Taetuna; 42 grandchildren; 59 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Pukaana Congregational Church, Kealia. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Kalahiki Cemetery, Kealia. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Aug. 3, 2014
Glen Douglas, 76, of Lahaina, a retired engineer, died at home. He was born in Michigan. He is survived by wife Suzanne, sons Erik and Blake, and two grandchildren. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Sept. 7 at Unity Church of Maui, Wailuku. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Aug. 11, 2014
Ralph J. DeStefano, 85, of Pukalani, Maui, a retired Navy engineman and chief petty officer, and a retired tour bus driver for Roberts Hawaii and Maui Island Tours, died at home. He was born in Scranton, Pa. He is survived by stepsons Rico Jr., Leslie and Neal Labang; stepdaughters Geraldine Oliveros, Nadine Bagda and Claire “Ala” Aganos; brothers Johnny, Louis, Patrick and Jacob; sister MaryGrace Esposito; 11 stepgrandchildren; and 10 stepgreat-grandchildren. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary, Kahului. Additional visitation and services: 8-11 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
July 24, 2014
Kenneth Z. “Ken” Conley, 39, of Wahiawa died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Celeste, father Darrell, mother Annette, brother Christopher and sister Darlani. Contact family for service information.
July 17, 2014
Walter Crandall Chang, 75, of Honolulu died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Jack Sr., Christian Sr. and Robert A.C. Chang, and Wayne Higa. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Aug. 2, 2014
Rosa Galinato Bagoyo, 98, of Kahului, a laundry worker, died at home. She was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Roger and Vince, daughters Sally Lozano and Leticia Enriques, 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Christ the King Catholic Church. Mass: 8 p.m. Additional visitation: 8-10 a.m. Saturday at Norman’s Mortuary. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Wailuku. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
FRANCES KONDO ITO 94, former Dole Pineapple Cannery supervisor, passed away on August 9, 2014. Frances was born on April 15, 1920 and lived in Aiea for her first 74 years and in Bellevue/Issaquah,WA for the past 20 years. She was an active member of the Church of World Messianity. Frances was preceded in death by her husband, Philip Ito and is survived by her daughter, Sandra Ito (Wayne) Hamasaki and grandchildren Brian Hamasaki, Sherri (Brent) Takamoto, Cathy (Grant) McDonald and Joni Hamasaki. Memorial service on Sunday, August 24, 1:30 P.M. at Hosoi Mortuary. Burial at Mililani Memorial Park on August 25.
PATSY FUDEKO TERUYA Age 90, of Honolulu, passed away on August 16, 2014. Born in Honolulu, she was a retired seamstress for R. Nolan Co. Preceded in death by her husband, Toshio, she is survived by her son, Derek (Linda) Teruya; daughter, Laverne (Dean) Masai; grandsons, Aaron (Callie) and Joshua Masai and Steve Ikeda; sisters, Yukiye Suzuki and Lorene Hasegawa and her loving pets, Mojo and Buddie. Private services 10:30 a.m. Sunday, August 24, 2014, at Moiliili Cemetery.
YOSHIE HIRAYAMA Age 98, of Wahiawa, HI, passed away July 27, 2014 in Wahiawa. Born March 15, 1916 in Wahiawa, HI. She is survived by sons, Charles S. (Kay) Hirayama, Tom M. (Karen) Hirayama, Miki (Sharlene) Hirayama, Kenneth Y. Hirayama; daughters-in- law, Maye Hirayama, Kyoko Hirayama; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; caregiver, Marilyn Castillo. Private services held.
SYLVIA JENE ABANGAN Age 68, of Makakilo, HI, passed away July 18, 2014 in Honolulu. Born May 2, 1946 in Honolulu, HI. Retired as head custodian at Makakilo Elementary School. She is survived by daughters, Leanella (Jayson) Kauwenaole, Michelle (Regan) Medeiros; son, Rudy Abangan; sisters, Phyllis Manuel, Kamala (Rocky) Cashman, Ellen M. Tampon, Ka’ipolani Cullen; 6 grand- children. Visitation 10:00 a.m. Monday (August 25) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Prayer Service 11:30 a.m. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha Attire.