For Sunday, July 18, 2010
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jul 18, 2010
Elsie Kem Seu Caires
July 10, 2010
Elsie Kem Seu Caires, 92, of Kailua, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons John, Clarence and Matthew Adams; daughters Jean Denis and Liana Kanuha; brother Ruben Malig; sisters Hannah Miyachi and Louise Peardon; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony's Church, Kailua. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
Douglas Young Bok Choo
June 26, 2010
Douglas Young Bok Choo, 85, of Ewa Beach, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard airplane engine mechanic and Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Caroline "Lani"; daughter Karen St. Onge; sisters Mary Spencer and Minnie Gomes; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Rose A. Cuban
June 30, 2010
Rose A. Cuban, 92, of Kapolei, died in Kapolei. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by sons Herbert, Daniel, Clifford, Theodore and John; daughter Jeannie Rose Kim; sister Carmen Hatico; 44 grandchildren; 62 great-grandchildren; 47 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Julia C. Ferreira
July 9, 2010
Julia C. Ferreira, 96, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a Lawai Pineapple Cannery forelady, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sons Wallace and Bobby; sister Emily Lopes; seven grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Kalaheo. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at the church cemetery.
June 20, 2010
Naoko "Yoshitomi" Fukunaga, 79, of Honolulu, a homemaker and artist, died. She was born in Nagoya, Japan. She is survived by brother Toshio and sister Nobuko Nagato. Graveside inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Rose Marie Ancheta Gonsalves
July 11, 2010
Rose Marie Ancheta "Auntie Loke" Gonsalves, 70, of Hilo, a retired Laupahoehoe Transportation Co. and Roberts Hawaii bus driver, died in Hilo Medical Ceter. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Jarrett, Darren and William "Boogie"; daughters Tanya Kamakeeina and Leilani "Pinky" Brown; brothers Maurice, Johnny and Anthony "Tony" Ancheta; sisters Alice Panui, Marjorie Germano, Luana Ancheta-Kauwe, Mayleen Martin, Jean Reyes and Jane Evangelista; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary Crematory. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.
John Kapaona Han
July 12, 2010
John Kapaona Han, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force chief master sergeant of communications, died in Community Living Center. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by sons John Jr., Edward and Kenneth; daughters Elaine Fong and Cindy Akau; brothers Harold, Clarence and Paul; sister Arlene McElroy; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Gloria Lopez Jacang
July 6, 2010
Gloria Lopez Jacang, 79, of Wahiawa, a retired licensed practical nurse, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Castner Village, Schofield Barracks. She is survived by husband George Sr.; son Anthony; daughters Stella Kepo'o and Angelina Jacang; brothers Phillip and Alfonso Jr. Lopez; sisters Gladys Fraser and Fely Cussali; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady Of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Aloha attire.
William Kapule Jr.
July 15, 2010
William Kapule Jr., 70, of Kaneohe, a retired Army sergeant first class and City and County of Honolulu refuse superintendent, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Rodney Sr. and Russell; and sister Maxine. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Robert Kum Chi Lee
July 5, 2010
Robert Kum Chi Lee, 89, of Waianae died in Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by sons David and Dean; daughters Eleanor Rodrigues and Roberta Briones; brother John Lee; sister Su Chon Kim; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Edwin Naleilehua Lindsey Sr.
July 8, 2010
Edwin Naleilehua "Eddie" Lindsey Sr., 78, of Waimanalo, a former Board of Water Supply pipefitter, City & County Parks & Recreation park keeper and Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died. He was born in Waialua, Molokai. He is survived by sons Edwin Jr. and Randall N.; daughters Abbie K. Reed and Johnnette "Keala" Napoleon and Kala and Genoa "Hela" Lindsey; brothers George John "Buck" and James F.; sisters Elvin "Maile" Lee, Marylane "Merle" Piper and Eleanor "Lala" Pietz; 18 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire.
Jacob Zachariah Remular Lorenzo
June 25, 2010
Jacob Zachariah Remular Lorenzo, infant son of Justin and Chelyse of Ewa Beach, died in Honolulu. He was born in San Diego. He is also survived by brothers Jase and Jru; grandparents Glenn and Jocelyn Lorenzo, Marino and Christine Remular and Christy and George Aipa; great-grandparents Dolores Lorenzo, Josephine Ribada, Vicenta Remular and Kenneth and Jade Iinuma; and great-great-grandparent Ramona Riberal. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m.
June 13, 2010
Vicente Mamac, 76, of Kunia, a retired painter and Army veteran, died. He was born in Onomea, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Vincent, Malcolm and Marshall; daughter Maddie Celebrado; brothers Joe, Albert and Alfredo Mamac and Michael and Johnny Sanchis; sisters Mercy O'Conner, Mary Ann Boing, Buillema Garicia and Berlinda Patterson; six grandchildren; and two grandchildren. Graveside inurnment services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.
July 9, 2010
Shizuko Nakama, 97, of Kaneohe died in Honolulu. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Harry "Fujio," James "Yukio" and Robert "Akira"; daughters Irene "Tamie" Wong and Norma "Chiyomi" Freitas; brother Norman; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Private services held on Oahu. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Funeral Home, Maui. Services: 6:30 p.m.
Richard Masaichi Nakata
Feb. 25, 2010
Richard Masaichi Nakata, 77, of Cupertino, Calif., died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Merle, son Leighton, sister Judy Schmidt, sister Helen Wong and two grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to University of Hawaii at Manoa Na Koa Football Club, Attn: Alvin Katahara, 1337 Lower Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822. Revised donation information for an obituary printed yesterday.
July 4, 2010
Ernest "Ernie" Ramirez, 58, of Honolulu, a University of Hawaii carpet-cleaning supervisor and Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Karen; son Scott; daughter Kelsey; parents Severo and Juanita; brother Steven; and sisters Carla Venable and Shelley Karvas. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Elizabeth Taualai Scanlan Ross
July 9, 2010
Elizabeth Taualai Scanlan Ross, 84, died in Honolulu. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by children Becca, Freda, Lily, Dean, Jerry and Woody; brothers Raymond and Joe; sisters Louisa, Lina and Mela; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Mass: 6 p.m. Friday at Holy Family Church.
Peter A. Ross
July 10, 2010
Peter A. Ross, 66, of Honolulu, an auto salesman, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Brandy Maalouf and sister Bernie Fernandez. Graveside services: 3 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery.
Francisca Mercedes Simpliciano
June 20, 2010
Francisca Mercedes Simpliciano, 83, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Francisco, Orlando, Samuel and Alvin; daughters Anita Walker and Adelina Simpliciano; sisters Soledad Bumanglag, Marina Bayudan and Cecilia Mamaclay; brother Zoilo Ambrocio; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Visitation: 8:15 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Rose Elizabeth Vilela
June 7, 2010
Rose Elizabeth Vilela, 86, of Kapaa, Kauai, a boat captain for Wailua River Excursions and Waialeale Boat Tours to Fern Grotto, died in Aiea. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by daughter Patricia J. Souza, four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Catherine Church, Kapaa. Mass and celebration of life: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at family plot in the church cemetery. Service information added to an obituary printed Wednesday.
Ye Choon Yoo
July 12, 2010
Ye Choon Yoo, 81, of Wahiawa, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Jeol la Buk-Do, South Korea. He is survived by son Hung Sop; daughters Chul Soon Foster, Kil Ye Hong and Mal Ye Hwang; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.