For Tuesday, August 31, 2010
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Aug 31, 2010
Daniel Fernandez Basque
Aug. 25, 2010
Daniel Fernandez Basque, 71, of Pukalani, Maui, a retired Lucky Stores truck driver in San Leandro, Calif., died in Kahului. He was born in Ookala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Lourdes, son Daniel, daughter Darnell Arniola, brothers Anthony and Joseph, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: noon at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku.
Aug. 20, 2010
Charles Chun, 89, of Kaneohe, a retired painting contractor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mary; sons Clement, Charles Jr. and Ralph S.; daughter Charleen Howland; 24 grandchildren; and 49 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe Ward. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Laie Cemetery.
Boris W. Garcia
Aug. 21, 2010
Boris W. Garcia, 54, of Wailuku died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Grace N. Takara; hanai children Brandon Lima, and Yaisha, Shaun and Clayton Withers; brothers Danny Garcia, John Kahoohuli, and George, Jimmy and Barney Naki; and sisters Georgette Kahoohuli and Elsie Rodgriues. Visitation: 8 a.m. Sept. 18 at Kalaekamana Hou Church. Services: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes: 8 a.m. Sept. 19 at Honoleiwai.
Paul Julius Heinberg
Aug. 17, 2010
Paul Julius Heinberg, 85, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii-Manoa communications professor, Air Force veteran and Purple Heart recipient, died in Hale Ola Kino. He also was founder of the Hawaii chapter of American Ex-Prisoners of War. He was born in Birmingham, Ala. He is survived by wife Joyce, daughter Julie Anson, brother Milton and a grandchild. Services: 12:30 p.m. Friday at Temple Emanu-El. Committal services: 3 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers. Donations suggested to Temple Emanu-El or Hale Ola Kino.
Anna Lu Kalaukoa
Aug. 24, 2010
Anna Lu Kalaukoa, 81, of Kaneohe, a retired librarian, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Fred and Kenneth "Kalai"; daughter Anna "Sweetheart" Matson; brothers Gordon and Alan Ng; sisters Sterling Kaahaaina, Maizie Lum and Helen Wright; nine grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Ann's Church; prayer services begin 10:15 a.m. Services: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Incorrect information was published in an obituary Saturday.
Charles Edmund Mumaw
Aug. 22, 2010
Charles Edmund Mumaw, 87, of Kailua, a retired Dole Pineapple Co. vice president, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Indiana. He is survived by wife Hideko, sons Ken and Richard, daughter Laura, sisters Louise Aamoth and Jean Darlin, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, east chapel. Services: noon. Casual attire. No flowers.
John Charles Olsen
Aug. 19, 2010
John Charles Olsen, 89, of Wahiawa, a retired Department of Defense electronics engineer and a Navy veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Delta, Colo. He is survived by wife Hiroko Y.K.; sons Dr. John R., Dr. James M. and Robert C.; daughter Sharla J. Beil; and four grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published yesterday.
Mariano Pasion Rivera
July 25, 2010
Mariano Pasion Rivera, 92, of Pearl City died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Eleuteria V.; sons Juanito, Hilario, Carmelo, Pedro and Aurelio; daughters Irene Grover, Susana Pascua and Florentina Way; 21 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the chapel. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Theresa Marie Romero
Aug. 9, 2010
Theresa Marie "Toots" Romero, 66, of Waipahu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert S.; brothers Samuel Jr., Dennis and Delphine Sedeno; and sisters Millie Perreira, Virgie Torres, Roseline "Cookie" Sedeno and Claudia Romaine. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Edna Ritsu Sang
Aug. 17, 2010
Edna Ritsu Sang, 89, of Aiea, a homemaker, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by stepson Larry Sang, brother Francis Ueda and sisters Florence Kochiyama and Flora Uekawa. Private services. No monetary offerings. Additional information for an obituary published yesterday.
Marguerite K. Kalauokalani Santiago
Aug. 1, 2010
Marguerite K. Kalauokalani Santiago, 72, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Marguerite Robinson, Helene Santiago, Mei Castro and Beba Wynn; brother Moses Kalauokalani; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Puukamalii Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Ronald Hidemi Shimabukuro
July 31, 2010
Ronald Hidemi Shimabukuro, 66, of Waipahu, a city retiree and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jeanette, son Brandon, daughters Elissa Soma and Shannon Hashimoto, brothers Raymond and Allan Shimabuku, sister Alice Sakihara and five grandchildren. Private services.
Wallace Michael Tavares
Aug. 22, 2010
Wallace Michael Tavares, 38, of Oahu and Kauai, a Kahukai Landscaping employee, died on Oahu. He was born in California. He is survived by son Hunter, parents Wally Tavares and Dinah Aquino Tavares, brother Warren and grandparents Angela Tavares, and Chuck and Mildred Fernandez. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Cross Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Inurnment at a later date.
John Rodrigues Texeira
Aug. 14, 2010
John Rodrigues Texeira, 89, of Aiea, an Army sergeant who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Iris L., sons John Jr. and Jay R., daughter Allison and a grandchild. Private services.
Pedro Valdez Valdez
July 31, 2010
Pedro Valdez Valdez, 79, of Waipahu, a retired roofer, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Candon City, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Selfida R.; sons Eduardo, Manolito, Edwin and Ernie; daughters Maryleen "Nora" Rubia, Norma Dulatre, Ester Centeno and Victoria Manuel; sister Maria Apayo; 22 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Tillie Miral Veniegas
Aug. 23, 2010
Tillie Miral Veniegas, 88, of Lihue, a foster grandparent, died at home. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Dennis Sevilla, Rudy Lopez, and Ruben and Kelly Veniegas; daughters Arlyn Story, Sandra Sevilla, Lee Argus, Janice Leota and Noreen Ajifu; numerous brothers and sisters; 27 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary chapel, Koloa. Services: 10 a.m. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome; lei preferred. Donations suggested to Kauai Hospice, 4457 Pahee St., Lihue, HI 96766; Meals on Wheels, 2804 Wehe Road, Lihue, HI 96766; or Kauai Economic Opportunity. Incorrect information was published in an obituary Sunday.
Renin Paul Kauleionamoku Werner
Aug. 27, 2010
Renin Paul Kauleionamoku "Toots" Werner, 72, of Aiea, a retired Marine Corps master sergeant, died in Tripler Army Medical Center for Aging. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Wanda Okawa; son Michael; daughters Angela Maness, Renee Kester and Andrea Killalea; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.
David K. Wolff
Aug. 3, 2010
David K. Wolff, 54, of Hilo, a Buzz's Steak House chef in Kailua, Oahu, and later in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, died in Hilo Medical Center. He also was a counselor. He was born in Urbana, Ill. He is survived by son Kaimana; daughters Iwalani and Kanani; parents Elinor and Robert; brothers Wm. Jan, Thomas and Scott; and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Onekahakaha Beach Park, Pavilions 2 and 3. Call 935-6575 for information.
Bo Him Yim
Aug. 16, 2010
Bo Him Yim, 77, of Honolulu, a Chinese herbalist, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Shao Ying; sons Harland, Shawn and Siu Ming; daughter Elaine Bosch; brother Bo Wo; sister Margaret Chang; and 10 grandchildren. Taoist services: 9:30 a.m. to noon Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.