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Obituaries

For Monday, October 4, 2010


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Gwenfread Leilani Aken
Sept. 21, 2010
Gwenfread Leilani Aken, 83, of Waianae, a retired Nanakuli High School kitchen helper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons William Jr., Robin and Chester; daughters Anne Mizuta, Patricia Rule, Roberta Davis, Marilyn Young and Kathleen, Loretta, Sylvia and Marlene Aken; hanai sisters Thelma Copp and Loretta Silva; 32 grandchildren; and 48 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, 89-235 Pua Ave., Waianae. Scattering of ashes: 1 p.m. Saturday at Nanakuli Beach Park flats. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Rene Joseph Barville
Sept. 28, 2010
Rene Joseph Barville, 73, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, formerly of Enchanted Lake, an auto mechanic, died. He was born in France. He is survived by daughters Brigitte Barville, Sabine Tovey, Susan Keen and Michelle Jarvis; brothers Alain and Jean; sisters Ginette Rosset, Simone Coppier and Marcelle Egman; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Holualoa. Services: 11 a.m.

Pauline Kuulei Bello
Sept. 25, 2010
Pauline Kuulei Bello, 86, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Charles Kakalia Jr. and Earl Kakalia Sr. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Jehovah's Witness Kahaluu Congregation. Services: 10:30 a.m.

Leon E. Camara Sr.
Sept. 15, 2010
Leon E. "Buddy" Camara Sr., 74, of Waimanalo, a retired Hawaii Stevedores rigger and an Army and Hawaii Army National Guard veteran, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Yvonne G., sons Leon "Buddy" Jr. and Lyndon "Smitty," brother Hana, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and six hanai grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

Florence Sau Kung Ching
Sept. 21, 2010
Florence Sau Kung Ching, also known as Florence Choy Ching, 101, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Waipahu. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by son Russell, daughters June Kadomoto and Linda Morisato, and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:15 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Yong Ae Choi
Sept. 24, 2010
Yong Ae Choi, 87, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Nuuanu Hale Nursing Home. She was born in Chung Nam, Korea. She is survived by son Chung Sik; daughters Kyung Ok Bang, Sung Ok Lim, Soon Hee Uyema and Sandee and Son Hee Choi; 19 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Domingo Castillo Guiwa
Sept. 14, 2010
Domingo Castillo Guiwa, 57, of Kahului, a Walmart sales associate, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Panganiban, Tayug, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Erna Ann "Marissa" A.; sons Reymund, Richard and Rostie; sister Venus Olanolan; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Christ the King Catholic Church. Services: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park.

Mae M. Halvorsen
Sept. 4, 2010
Mae M. Halvorsen, 70, of Waianae, a retired groundskeeper, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ray, Rudy and Alvin Sadino and Wilbur L. Alvarez; daughters Linda Sadino, Judith Stanley and Darlene Marrero; sisters Miriam, Cecelia and Madeleine; 26 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m.

Howard Gregory Larinaga
Aug. 26, 2010
Howard Gregory "Mydnyt" Larinaga, 68, of Waianae died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Ikaika Martin; daughters Marilyn Gallardo, Georgia Larinaga and Katie "Mauna" Kekua; brother Samuel "Wawa" Pupuhi; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Middle Park, Waianae. Casual attire.

Edwin Kim Siack Liu
Sept. 26, 2010
Edwin Kim Siack Liu, 68, of Honolulu, a retired cable TV program specialist with the state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs regulatory agency, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Clarence K.S. Liu. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at First Chinese Church of Christ. Services: 9:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers.

Linda Kimie Nambu
Sept. 19, 2010
Linda Kimie Nambu, 59, of Honolulu, co-owner of Brandi's Deli, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents George and Betty Murato, brother Glenn Murato and sister Sandy Kadekaru. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Casual attire.

Victoria Naipuone Kiesel Niihau
Sept. 16, 2010
Victoria Naipuone Kiesel "Vickie" Niihau, 74, of Waimanalo, a retired state Department of Education Hawaiian Studies kupuna at Kaelepulu Elementary School, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Frank Jr. and Charles M.K.; daughters Johnette T. Stauffer, Juanita S.L. Kaopuiki, Victoria N.K. Wago, Naomi N. Ballesteros and Joann N.A. Tabara; brothers Edward Kiesel and Charles Kiesel Jr.; sister Magnolia K. "Maggie" Soares; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at 41-692 Bell St., Waimanalo. Services: 11 a.m. Lunch to follow. Casual attire.

Fumiko Nishimura
Sept. 17, 2010
Fumiko "Jane" Nishimura, 90, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii custodian, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Francis and Bert, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. No monetary offerings. No flowers.

Leonard T. Onaga
Aug. 29, 2010
Leonard T. Onaga, 87, of Mililani, formerly of Aiea, a retired district manager for the Hawaii Newspaper Agency, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Muriel, son Brian, daughter Leonora Fukuda, sister Ruth Shimabukuro and two grandchildren. Private services. Scattering of ashes at a later date.

Evelyn Sachiko Ono
Sept. 19, 2010
Evelyn Sachiko Ono, 77, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Allen K.; sons Craig and Curtis; brothers James, George and Stanley Masaki; and four grandchildren. Visitation: noon Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

John Seto Ortiz Jr.
Sept. 20, 2010
John Seto Ortiz Jr., 71, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 99 dry-dock supervisor and Air Force veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons John III, Brian, Curtis and David; daughter Lorna M.; father John Sr.; and mother Marguerite. Private services.

Velma Puanani Pacheco
Sept. 28, 2010
Velma Puanani Pacheco, 66, of Pearl City, a land title officer, died in Aiea. She was born on Molokai. She is survived by husband Stanley, sons Chad M. and Travis I., sister Blanche K. Dias and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Newtown Chapel, Pearl City II Ward. Services: 11 a.m.

Ruby Keapolani Prunesti
Sept. 29, 2010
Ruby Keapolani Prunesti, 71, of Honolulu, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Frank A.K.; daughters Lani Borton, Tracey A. Betts, Kim Walker, Stacey Kaluhiokalani and Mia Prunesti; brother Ronald Kaohelaulii; sisters Dorothy Spalding and Jean Kaohelaulii; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

Robert Franklin Purdy Jr.
Sept. 26, 2010
Robert Franklin "RIP" Purdy Jr., 67, of Honolulu, a retired Navy captain and former vice president at Hawaiiana Management Co., died at home. He was born in Birmingham, Ala. He is survived by wife Marcie M., sons Robert F. III and Chad, daughters Evelyn Chenot Buch and Kimberly Plowman, sister Mary A. and five grandchildren. Private services.

Robert Shoji Sakai
Sept. 22, 2010
Robert Shoji Sakai, 82, of Honolulu, a retired senior construction inspector with the city Department of Housing and Community Development and an Army veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Yamaguchi, Japan. He is survived by wife Elsie K.; son Patrick K.; daughters Lorna J. Loui, Penny J. Nakamura and Audrey J. Higa; stepsons Michael, Jon and Alden Iha; stepdaughter Michelle Iha; brothers Howard, James and Clarence Shigeta; sister Barbara Sato; five grandchildren; and four stepgrand- children. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Constance Toshiko Shizuru
Sept. 19, 2010
Constance Toshiko "Connie" Shizuru, 86, of Mililani, a secretary to former Honolulu Mayor Eileen Anderson and to former state directors of budget and finance, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Wayne M. and daughter Dr. Lanette S. Darby. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to charity.

Asako Izu Sorem
Oct. 1, 2010
Asako Izu Sorem, 67, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Chiba, Japan. She is survived by husband Bernard M.; sisters Michiko Watanabe, Masako Suzuki and Nobuko Kurosawa; and brother Akio Izu. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Casual attire.

John B. Stall
Sept. 24, 2010
John B. "Skip" Stall, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Illinois Water Survey civil engineer and Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Lebanon, Ind. He is survived by wife Kumiko, daughter Ruthie Graen, stepsons Richard Denhart and Bruce Nakai, stepdaughter Beth Waller and five grandchildren. Private services.

Gloria Kazue Sumitani
Sept. 24, 2010
Gloria Kazue Sumitani, 56, of Honolulu, a business development manager for National Interstate Insurance Co., died. She was born on Okinawa. She is survived by brother Larry. Private services.

Claude Yoshiharu Takekawa
Sept. 5, 2010
Claude Yoshiharu Takekawa, 89, of Kailua, a retired Tongg Publishing sales manager, Army veteran and member of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team and Military Intelligence Service, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Flora; sons Roy, Kevin, John and Paul; brothers Herbert and Glen; sisters Lorene Yamamoto, Margaret Bennett and Florence Goya; and five grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to VVV Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 11270, Honolulu, HI 96828.

Earl Tadashi Tsuda
Aug. 6, 2010
Earl Tadashi Tsuda, 70, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu police reserve officer, state deputy sheriff and Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sarah; sons Nelson and Reed; brothers Herbert, George and Walter; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Thy Word Ministries, Pacific Faith Center, 1024 Mapunapuna St. Services: 6:30 p.m. Refreshments to follow. For details, call 782-4658.

David Edward Turner
Sept. 26, 2010
David Edward Turner, 59, of Makawao, Maui, a former drywall taper and craftsman, died at home. He was born in Fort Worth, Texas. He is survived by wife Martha; sons Phillip, Robert and William; mother Lillian; brother Phillip; and sisters Linda Bereda and Barbara O'Neil. Private services.

Kay Valdez
Sept. 28, 2010
Kay Valdez, 61, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in South Korea. She is survived by son Russell Jr., daughter Alice Walker, brother In Hak Pang and two grandchildren. Services held.

Roberta Ann Weidinger
Sept. 17, 2010
Roberta Ann Weidinger, 59, of Pahrump, Nev., formerly of Honolulu, died in Desert Springs Hospital, Las Vegas. She was born in Agana, Guam. She is survived by husband Robert E., daughters Jo-leen Ko and Lauralye Weidinger, father Robert Kula Sr., brother Robert Kula Jr. and sister Egberta Lorenzo. Services on the mainland. Services to be held at a later date on Oahu.

Fred Takeshi Yamashita
Sept. 20, 2010
Fred Takeshi Yamashita, 93, of Aiea, a retired Foodland Super Market produce clerk, Army veteran of World War II and a member of the Military Intelligence Service, died at home. He was born in Kainaule, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Kimiye "Edith"; son Raymond; daughter Lynda A. Okayama; sisters Michiko Kunimoto, Suemi Yamauchi and Natsu Shimada; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire.

James C.W. Young
Sept. 4, 2010
James C.W. Young, 62, of Los Angeles, formerly of Honolulu, a photographer and videographer in Honolulu, died in Los Angeles. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rose and daughters Olivia Wallace and Claudia Young. Services on the mainland.

Yung Ngock Lew Young
Sept. 20, 2010
Yung Ngock Lew Young, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center meat-cutter foreman and Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Honolulu. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Chee Yat, son William W.C., daughters Linda W.L. Young and Annette W. Tagawa, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Esther Leilani Zablan
Sept. 10, 2010
Esther Leilani Zablan, 94, of Kaneohe, a retired Hawaii State Hospital licensed practical nurse and UPW Unit 10 negotiator, died in Malama Ohana Skilled Nursing in Honolulu. She was born in Kuau, Maui. She is survived by son Marcus N., daughters Benelyn L. Sherman and Benay U. Littlies, sister Lucy Berrigan, seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Park. Aloha attire.






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