For Wednesday, November 3, 2010
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 3, 2010
Howard David Altman
Oct. 30, 2010
Howard David Altman, 58, of Kailua, a wholesale business owner, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He is survived by wife Cynthia, son Justin, daughters Ariana and Brianna, and sister Cheryl. Services held.
Ioane Kealii Helemauna Nihipali Amina
Oct. 14, 2010
Ioane Kealii Helemauna Nihipali Amina, 28, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, a Millennium Security Services security guard, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Loea Amina and Naheana Lindsey; companion Kahele Faelyn Loo; mother Alice M.H.; father Edward Spencer; brothers Edward, Mark, Johnathan and Nelly Spencer, Johnathan Kanui, John Amina IV, Herman and Haena Kalani, Kaipo Amina-Kalani, Kekoa Batalona, and Victor, Whiston and Likeke Kawaa; sisters Amanda Spencer, Rina Kawaa, Bernice Joshua, Kauilani, Kuulei and Alice Kalani, Elizabeth Roper, Uilani Batalona, and Jubilee, Milly and Kuuipo Amina; and hanai mothers Stephanie Amina, Dorene Ako and Loraine Ishii. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Nanaikapono Protestant Church. Services: 6:30 p.m.
Carol Aiko DeCanto
Oct. 21, 2010
Carol Aiko DeCanto, 71, of Honolulu, an office clerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Robert H., son Kevin R.R., brother Dean Higuchi and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 a.m. Monday at Church of the Crossroads. Services: 6 p.m. Dinner to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.
Arlene Fusae Fujii
Oct. 18, 2010
Arlene Fusae Fujii, 80, of Lihue, a retired Albatross Trading Co. secretary and treasurer, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sisters Yoshie Fujimura and Sue Fujii. Private services.
Bernice Leilani Goff
Sept. 30, 2010
Bernice Leilani Goff, 51, of Las Vegas died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Richard, son Richard Jr., daughter Kristina, father Vincent Mancini, brothers Chris and Alika Mancini, sister Joyce Fooy and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Saturday at Pokai Bay, Waianae. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Oct. 26, 2010
Haruko Honda, 102, of Kailua-Kona, a retired Hilo Medical Center nursing supervisor, died in Life Care Center of Kona. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Richard and Ray, daughter Milicent Hashimoto, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.
Thelma Kimiko Kamidoi
Oct. 29, 2010
Thelma Kimiko Kamidoi, 93, of Wailuku, a seamstress, died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Junichi; sons Edwin, Daniel, Dwight and Burton; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services.
Lester Gee Ning Lee
Oct. 22, 2010
Lester Gee Ning Lee, 56, of Honolulu, a property manager, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Winnie S.Y., son Beldon K.J., daughter Kelsey W.K. and brother David C.K. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at St. Alban's Chapel, 'Iolani School. Services: 2:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Sylvia Sanae Nagata
Oct. 16, 2010
Sylvia Sanae Nagata, 57, of Hilo died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by brother Carl and sister Sandra. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Oct. 3, 2010
Kiku Nakashima, 93, of Mililani, a retired owner of Shayanne Restaurant on Maui, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Waipunalei, Hawaii. She is survived by son Ian R., daughters Iris A. Fukunaga and Winifred S. Bolduc, sister Carol Nishimoto, nine grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Tyrell Ioane Niko
Oct. 1, 2010
Tyrell Ioane Niko, 1, of Waianae died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents John L. and Nina M.K.; brothers Xzavier T.K. and Sene K.; grandparents Tanumaelu and Teuila Koria, and Lotonu'umoni and Elisapeta Niko; great-grandparents Volunteer and Meleane Fetu, Lemoelefili Koria and Faamalua Apelu; and great-great-grandmother Lagimaina M. Posini. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Sumiye Kimura Okada
Sept. 22, 2010
Sumiye Kimura Okada, 94, of Kahului, a retired teacher at Paia School and Wailuku Elementary School, died in Arcadia Retirement Residence. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons David T., Jon P. and Peter F.; daughter Stephanie O. Panter; sister Take K. Sugimoto; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. today at Arcadia Retirement Residence Chapel. Additional services: 4 p.m. tomorrow at Kahului Union Church. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Gorgonia Rautos Ribucan
Oct. 29, 2010
Gorgonia Rautos Ribucan, 100, of Kahului, a retired Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. field worker, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in San Vicente, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Alfred E. Sr., Ernesto P. and Paul; daughters Ciriaca Lazo and Leonora Mamuzich; 31 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation.
Oct. 23, 2010
Apolinario Sagucio, 69, of Eleele, Kauai, a sugar plantation crane operator, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Juanita; sons Robert and Apolinario Jr.; daughters Cheryl Coyaso and Maribel and Donna Sagucio; brother Peter; sisters Inocencia Villasista, Sylvia Salumbides and Connie Sagucio; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Eleele Sacred Hearts Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hanapepe Public Cemetery.
Herbert Shotaro Sato
Oct. 11, 2010
Herbert Shotaro "Taro" Sato, 81, of Honolulu, a Nuuanu Craigside building maintenance employee, died in Maunalani Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Florence Galarse, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Oct. 31, 2010
Shina Shiraki, 100, of Wailua Houselots, Kauai, a homemaker, baby sitter and seamstress, died at home. She was born in Eleele, Kauai. She is survived by son Tatsuo, daughter Evelyn Nagamine, brother Mitsuo Kobayashi, sisters Tsuyako Hamasaki and Sadako Ikeda, and four grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Donations suggested to Kauai Hospice.
Israel Kamakana O'Kalani Sombelon-McEwen
Oct. 30, 2010
Israel Kamakana O'Kalani Sombelon-McEwen, infant son of Brian "Kalama" McEwen and Rochelle "Shelley" Sombelon-McEwen of Lahaina, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is also survived by brother Josiah "Siah Man"; sister Ka'ohe; grandparents Larry and Kamaile Sombelon, and Leo and Leimomi Santana; and great-grandparents Irene H. and Geri Kalawaia. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Reception to follow services. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park.
Oct. 30, 2010
Hatsuyo "Patsy" Uyematsu, 95, of Wailua Houselots, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. She was born in Kealia, Kauai. She is survived by son David, daughter Joan Lee and three grandchildren. Private celebration of life.
Fouvale Lualua Vaivai
Oct. 24, 2010
Fouvale Lualua Vaivai, 91, of Honolulu, a public worker in American Samoa, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Fusi Safata, Western Samoa. He is survived by sons Tinofa'atasi, Petelo, Paulo and Mulipa Lualua; daughters Anamalia Soke, Christina Vaivai-Soderberg, Noela Brodey, Lasamoa Roach and Daleen Fujita; 33 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Aiea. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Herbert Joseph Vierra Sr.
Oct. 28, 2010
Herbert Joseph Vierra Sr., 81, of Paia, Maui, a retired Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. truck driver, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. He was born in Paia. He is survived by wife Nora; sons Manuel, Herbert Jr., Vernon, Christopher, Joseph and Walter; brother Allen; sister Rosie Babaya; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Rosary Church, Paia. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Wailuku.
Gloria Mary Whiteley
Oct. 25, 2010
Gloria Mary Whiteley, 84, of Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii, a retired federal government secretary, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in San Francisco. She is survived by daughter Marie Louise Whiteley Bygorre, hanai sons Jean P. and Pascal Kong, and hanai daughter Irma Kong. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary Crematory. Urn committal services: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Sept. 25, 2010
Shomei Yamauchi, 93, of Honolulu, a retired owner of S. Yamauchi Produce Inc., died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by sons Alvin, Ronald, David and John; daughter Hatsue Momohara; and 11 grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.