For Sunday, July 11, 2010
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jul 11, 2010
Sopriano Abapo Abong
July 4, 2010
Sopriano Abapo "Fancy" Abong, 83, of Hilo, a retired former Hilo Coast Processing Co. heavy equipment operator, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Josephine, son Stephen, daughter Phyllis Caceres, brother Ramon, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 43 Kapiolani St., Hilo. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Peter Belford Jr.
June 18, 2010
Peter "Tamasamoa" Belford Jr., 46, of Kapolei, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Monica J.; son Peter III; daughters Chalei and Christina; parents Peter Sr. and Jane; brothers James and Paul Sr.; sisters Elisa and Atalina; and five grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m.
Sosimo Villalba Cabusas
July 4, 2010
Sosimo Villalba Cabusas, 68, of Kahului, a retired Maui Land & Pineapple Co. pineapple trimmer, died at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Parparia Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Clarita; sons Ronald and Jay; daughters Rosemarie Estrada, Mylene Macabeo and Marivel Rendon; brothers Crispin and Dominador; sisters Elina Villerma, Lita Rojas and Aurora Gamata; and 11 grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday. Burial to follow 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Tomi Uehara Floresca
July 5, 2010
Tomi Uehara Floresca, 81, of Mililani, a retired Datamatics Financial Services Ltd. employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Okinawa, Japan. She is survived by sons Cesar and Arthur; daughter Sandy U.; brother Kenichi Uehara; sister Shige Akamine; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call after 5:30 p.m.
Joseph Masaru Fukumoto
July 2, 2010
Joseph Masaru "Joe Joe" Fukumoto, 83, of Honolulu, a City and County of Honolulu bus driver and former Air Force corporal, died at home. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Ena; sons Christopher, Jason, Joseph "Braddah" Kalani and Lyle "Liko;" daughters Romina, Heidi and April; brothers Ted T., Randy H. Gary I. and Gaylord M.; sisters Janet "Jay" Ruiz, Myra Muramoto, Helen H. Hirano, Gladys A. Yoshii and Naomi Masaki; 16 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Moanalua Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Inurnment 1 p.m. at the Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Call after 10 a.m.
Justin Makoto Honda
June 19, 2010
Justin Makoto Honda, 49, of Honolulu, a retired travel agent, died at Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Joy Muraoka, Claire Honda-Amimoto and Mari and Therese Honda. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Lena G.K. Kawelo
June 13, 2010
Lena G.K. Kawelo, 91, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Kaneohe. She is survived by sons Galbraith "Gabby," George "Turtle" Jr. and Warren "Doc;" daughters Lena "Ipo" Johnson, Naomi "Omi" Kalauokalani and Sandy "Honey Girl" Bassett; 16 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Alae Savea Kerisiano
July 2, 2010
Alae Savea Kerisiano, 60, of Ewa Beach, a mason, died at Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by wife Sandra; sons Alae Fal, Tripson Chrislae and James Aloe; daughter Katherine O. Kim; brother Kerisiano Savea Jr.; sisters Tagatanu'u Huihui, Wenona Johnson, Malelega Wagoner and Kealoha; and nine grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waipahu Stake Center. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Laie Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Martin Raphael Knott
July 2, 2010
Martin Raphael Knott, 96, of Kailua died at home. He was born in Owensboro, Ky. He is survived by sons Martin, Michael and Tim; daughters Susan Becker, Helen Perreira and Mary Maumoynier; sister Louella Farmer; caregiver Luisa Manueli; 17 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Mass: 1 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Kailua. Call after noon. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Carol Mae Moniz
July 7, 2010
Carol Mae Moniz, 75, of Pukalani, Maui, a retired Robert's of Hawaii school bus driver, died at home under hospice care. She was born in Makawao. She is survived by sons Allen W. and Manuel Jr., daughters Carolyn De Coite and Margaret Sanches; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11:45 a.m. at the church cemetery.
June 10, 2010
Fermin Moses, 69, of Honolulu, an aku boat fisherman, died at the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Mokil, Pohnpei, Micronesia. He is survived by wife Virginia S.; sons Jonathan, Daniel and Killington Julious; daughters Teresita Jamorabon, Marlene Pregana, Clarissa Moses; sisters Kare, Keislina, Bioled and Ireen; brothers Jimmy and Peter; and 12 grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial 2 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Ann Eiko Nakamura
July 7, 2010
Ann Eiko Nakamura, 59, of Hilo, a retired Aloha Airlines employee, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by mother Chiyoko and brothers David and Wayne. Services: 5 p.m. Thursday at The Church of the Holy Cross, 440 West Lanikaula St. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Raymond Wilfred Oliveira
July 7, 2010
Raymond Wilfred Oliveira, 82, of Hana, Maui, a retired cowboy, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. He was born in Nahiku, Maui. He is survived by wife Ida; son Sherwood "Kalaheo;" daughter Sylvia Ann Haleakala; hanai daughters Cheryl Padeken, Nancy N. Kaiwi and Alma "Ilima" Hartman; brother Leonard; sister Charlotte; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Mass: 4 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Call after 1 p.m. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at the Maui Veterans Cemetery.
Melvyn Thomas James Perreira
June 28, 2010
Melvyn Thomas James Perreira, 72, of Burnet, Texas, a retired Air Force master sergeant, died in Burnet. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by wife Betty, son T.J., daughter Connie Sergent, stepson Billy Nall, stepdaughter Darla Petty, 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park Chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at the National Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Betty Jane Perrault
June 29, 2010
Betty Jane Perrault, 71, of Kaneohe died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Franklin E. "JR" and Stanley M. "Stan" Rhoden; daughters Tanya M. Hoever, Rosaline E. Perrault and Carmen E. Olarti; brothers James Kaaihue and John Kaaihue Jr.; sisters Margaret Mariani, Rosemarie Keen and Theresa Kaaihue; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 12:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Brandon Kau'u'hane Queen
July 4, 2010
Brandon Kau'u'hane Queen, 36, of Kahului, a former cook at Coconut Grill Restaurant, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Gerianne; son Makoapu'uwaiokeali'iaukai; daughters Zianna and Makanao'kalanikekupaloke; and sisters Shayne Sue and Kainoa Lato. Services: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the King's Cathedral, Kahului.
Joseph Wayne Silva Jr.
June 26, 2010
Joseph Wayne Silva Jr., 39, of Waianae, self-employed, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Joseph W. Sr. and Marryan, son Rosen D., brother Michael and sister Mindy Silva-Amaral. Private services.
Ceriaco Martinez Tito
June 16, 2010
Ceriaco Martinez Tito, 83, of Ewa Beach, a retired building maintenance man, died in Aiea. He was born in Cebu City, Philippines. He is survived by wife Francisca; and daughters Teresita Batalla, Cristita Orbe, Trinidad Ramdonee, Tarcela Daguio, Eufemia Gum, Shirley Brashner and Marcelina "Didi" and Yolanda Tito. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.