Aug. 17, 2016
Ely Ramos Acierto, 93, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired cane truck driver at the former Puna Sugar Co. in Keaau, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Facility in Hilo. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Estrella; sons Edwin, Aldrin and Rodney; daughters Amalia and Stella; brother Ricardo; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Aug. 29 at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Lehua Section. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Aug. 16, 2016
Halia Elizabeth Jewell Anela Kia’i Dodge-Mandaguit, infant daughter of Justin Mandaguit and Melissa Dodge of Kealakekua, Hawaii, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kona Community Hospital. She is also survived by sister Marlie Mandaguit; and grandparents Clyde and Linda Mandaguit, Virginia and Roger Elliott, and Ronald and Aleta Dodge. Services: 4 p.m. Aug. 26 at OTEC beach in Kailua-Kona. Casual attire.
Aug. 6, 2016
Myra Kiku Doss, of Aiea, a homemaker, died. She was born in Seattle. She is survived by son Randall H., caregiver Kristie A. Doss-Ching, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services pending. Condolences: borthwick oahu.com.
Aug. 12, 2016
Hiroko Fujiyoshi, 96, of Haliimaile, Maui, died in Kula Hospital. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Gilbert, Steven and John; daughter Joan Nagamine; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 1 p.m. Aug. 29 at Ballard Family Mortuary-Kahului. Services: 2 p.m. Condolences: ballardfamily mortuaries.com.
Aug. 11, 2016
Elston Mike Hirokawa, 23, of Honolulu, a construction laborer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Michelle Yi, son Skyston M., father Miles, mother Myra M., brother Emrick, sister Mindy-Lynn and grandparents Mildred Hirokawa and Jeanette Rasmussen. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at Waialae Baptist Church, 1047 21st Ave. Services: 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Updated information for an obituary published Aug. 22.
Aug. 3, 2016
Betty Hutchison, 80, of Honolulu, a retired secretary at the Hawaii National Guard in Fort Ruger, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Sterling M. and Scott N., daughter Stacy N. Miller, brothers Herbert and Henry Chun, sister Mattie Lum, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net.
Aug. 5, 2016
Takemori “Sonny” Ishiki, 87, of Kukuihaele, Hawaii, a retired supervisor at the former Hamakua Sugar Co., died in Hale Hoola Hamakua in Honokaa, Hawaii. He was born in Kukuihaele. He is survived by wife Yoshiko; son Brian; daughters Ann M. and Colleen; brother Takeo; sisters Kikue Toma, Doris Zlomke and Shirley Araki; and a grandchild. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Aug. 7, 2016
Akira Katena, 84, of Mililani, a carpet layer, died at home. He was born in Haiku, Maui. He is survived by wife Loretta, sons Daryl and Craig, daughter Susan Ramey, brothers Shoyea and Yoshinori, and sisters Elaine Rodriguez and Aileen Nagamine. Visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. No flowers. Condolences: borthwick oahu.com.
Aug. 4, 2016
Robert D. “Bob” Manners, 53, of Waianae, a former night auditor at Aqua Park Shore Hotel, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Durant, Okla. He is survived by wife Genevieve “Genie,” father Robert C., mother Linda K. and brothers Terry and Michael. Services pending.
Aug. 8, 2016
Pui Ying Leong Mow, 96, of Honolulu, a United Chinese Press typesetter, died in Honolulu. She was born in Chungshan, China. She is survived by daughter Cyndi Graflund and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 31 at Borthwick Oahu. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Aug. 16, 2016
Teresita Lopez “Tessie” Pacupac, 82, of Waipahu, a retired food service worker at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and former employee at Jonie’s Restaurant, died in Waipahu. She was born in Batac, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Robert and Angelito, daughters Marita Acosta and Milagros Hermano, sister Avelina Estabillo, 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 29 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Aug. 30 at Valley of the Temples Memorial Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Condolences: hawaiianmemorial parkmortuary.com.
Aug. 17, 2016
Peter Mathew T. Quintanilla, 49, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Tamuning, Guam. He is survived by parents Manuel and Ana; brothers Tomas, Frankie, Jesus, Manuel, Anthony, Robert, David, Michael and Roy; and sisters Mariquita Aquiningoc, Annie Santos, Josephine Redmond, Lillan Quintanilla and Rosalind Hernandez. Services: 4-8 p.m Aug. 27 at Central Union Church, 1660 Beretania St., in the women’s building function room left of the courtyard.
Aug. 10, 2016
Julita Valencia “Juling” Ragmat, 76, of Waipahu, a retired Europa Bakery production worker and homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Dominador C.; sons Juanito and Edison; daughters Marilyn Escobar, Florelie Torralba and Roxanne Kido; brother Rogelio Valencia; sister Herminia Silvano; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 30 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 31 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
July 25, 2016
Charles Youji Uchiyama, 82, of Honolulu, a retired sheet metal worker at Continental Mechanical of the Pacific-Construction and a Coast Guard veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Edith, daughters Charlene K. Yamasaki and Laurie S. Wong, sisters Marjorie Nakamura and Kay Okawa, and a grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.
July 29, 2016
Yuriko “Lily” Uyemura, 86, of Honolulu, a Pioneer Chicken counter helper, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care Inc. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Dennis, daughters Louise Ohta and Lisa Uyemura, sister Florence Yoneshige, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services. Incorrect information in an obituary published Aug. 23.
Aug. 9, 2016
Doris Sachive Wauke, 85, of Honolulu, a retired budget analyst for the U.S. federal government civil service, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Jacob; and sisters Hiroko Shimabukuro, Edith Micalco and Marian Wauke. Private services.