For Wednesday, September 8, 2010
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Sep 8, 2010
LAST UPDATED: 2:33 a.m. HST, Sep 8, 2010
Paul Lincoln Akana
Aug. 28, 2010
Paul Lincoln Akana, 72, of Waimea, Kauai, a heavy equipment operator, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Waimea. He is survived by brother Kaipo; sisters Gwen Kawewehi and Harriet Char; stepchildren Leiko, Renee, Natalie, Jared and Macy; and six grandchildren. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Saturday in Waimea (on the left side of Waimea by the sea) on the beach. Private burial at a later date.
Karla Hesser Anderson
Aug. 30, 2010
Karla Hesser Anderson, 71, of Kaneohe, a retired American Airlines supervisor, died. She was born in Ludwingshafen, Germany. She is survived by brothers Dr. Karl, Bernard and Norbert; and sister Alma Ching. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Nelles Chapel, Hickam Air Force Base. Graveside inurnment services to follow at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.
Victorino Pasion Bayudan
Aug. 8, 2010
Victorino Pasion "Victor" Bayudan, 93, of Waipahu, a Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. retiree, died in Waipahu. He was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Segundino; daughters Paulina Pasion, Erlinda Verceluz Sr. and Lourdes Delos Santos; brother Bernardo; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary- Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Rachel B. Chun
Aug. 31, 2010
Rachel B. Chun, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Waikiki Circle Hotel Restaurant manager, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Rodney; daughters Paula Chun-Vetter, Patricia Tom and Pam Chun-Ganske; brother Ronald Bow; sisters Margaret Fong and Thelma Lee; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11:15 a.m. Saturday at Star of the Sea Church. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Manoa Chinese Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Daniel Kazuo Harimoto
Aug. 16, 2010
Daniel Kazuo "Dan" Harimoto, 95, of Honolulu, a retired newspaper supervisor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Dana K. Izumi and Dale M. Ball; brothers Thomas and Walter; sisters June Takasaki and Esther Ishikawa; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.
Trinidad Nani Kaonohi
Aug. 31, 2010
Trinidad Nani Kaonohi, 80, of Pearl City, a Halekulani Hotel retiree, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sisters Caroline Batalon, Adeline P. Giaquinto, Gertrude T. O'Brien and Evangeline L. Fox. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Damon Michael Marfori
Sept. 2, 2010
Damon Michael Marfori, 42, of Kekaha, Kauai, a self-employed woodworker, died in Kauai Veterans Hospital. He was born in Santa Monica, Calif. He is survived by children Kaila and Noah; father Michael; mother Barbara Ryan; sister Denise Freed; grandmother Mary; former wife Elizabeth Lawlor; and companion Maria Valle. Services in California at a later date.
Gerald A. Mariano
Aug. 13, 2010
Gerald A. "Jerome" Mariano, 72, of Waianae, a Kaiser Medical Center-Moanalua environmental service technician and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Makaweli, Kauai. He is survived by wife Beverly; son Donovan K.K.; and sisters Margie Starman, Jeanette Johnson, Betty Lee and Jasmine Hardy. Visitation: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Donations suggested to ADRA (Adventist Development and Relief Agency). Incorrect information published in an obituary Sunday.
Irwin Joseph Mayer
Aug. 20, 2010
Irwin Joseph Mayer, 87, of Ewa Beach, a retired U.S. Postal Service postal carrier and Navy veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in New York City. He is survived by son John Mayer; daughter Deborah Garrow; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.
William Kahakui Pai Jr.
Aug. 14, 2010
William Kahakui Pai Jr., 78, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired Cyanotech process operator technician and an Army veteran, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Honokohauiki, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mabel; sons William, Warren, Bradley, Brian and Bruce; brother Phillip; sister Annie Bailado; stepbrothers Delayne Pai and Jerry Jonah; stepsister Shirley Gibcumb; 19 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Kailua-Kona. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery, Kailua-Kona. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Jane Tsuruyo Sandobal
Aug. 26, 2010
Jane Tsuruyo Sandobal, 88, of Waipahu, a retired assistant office manager and an IBM operator, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Aiea. She is survived by husband Pansobilla M. "Pete"; and daughters Elaine and Beverly. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Wade Kalani Spillner
Aug. 23, 2010
Wade Kalani Spillner, 43, of Waianae died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lois; sons Bryson-Wade and Justin-Alexander; daughters Presca S. Akau, and Alexis and Hallie Spillner; father Alexander; mother Winona Matsuzaki; brothers Kaimana and Michael; sisters Naupaka Helenihi and Mokihana Doane; and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire.
Aug. 25, 2010
Haruji "Mac" Taga, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Punchbowl Fender Works auto painter, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Violet Y.; sons Mackay and Dennis; brother Charles M.; sister Patsy A. Hamada; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services at noon. Casual attire.
Roy Yukio Tanahara
Aug. 15, 2010
Roy Yukio Tanahara, 67, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a GTE Hawaiian Tel retiree and retired Hawaii Army National Guard major, died at home. He was born in Haina, Hawaii. He is survived by brother Larry; and sister Priscilla Iwasaki. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Judy K. Tanouye
Aug. 28, 2010
Judy K. Tanouye, 58, of Kailua, a Hawaii Pacific University library assistant and caregiver, died in Hospice Hawaii Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Shoichi and Harue; brother Gary; and sister Molly. Visitation: 5 p.m. today at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Incorrect information published in an obituary Saturday.
Walter Hitoshi Watanabe
July 24, 2010
Walter Hitoshi Watanabe, 87, of Waialua, an Army veteran who served in World War II, member of the 442nd Infantry Regiment, I Company, and recipient of two Purple Heart awards, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Bessie M.; son Stanford; daughters Marian Clingingsmith, Sue Oshita and Lisa Williams; brother Masashi; sisters Kikue Maruyama and Shimae Fukuda; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5:15 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.