For Tuesday, November 23, 2010
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 23, 2010
Shirley Pualani Antone
Nov. 18, 2010
Shirley Pualani Antone, 63, of Las Vegas, an auto detailer, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Annie; sons Wayne and Jeffrey; daughter Jane Little; brothers James and Benjamine; sisters Terry, Dorcas and Joan Antone, Jane Halmos and Helen Mangrobang; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.
Melvin Niverba Cafirma
Nov. 10, 2010
Melvin Niverba Cafirma, 22, of Keaau, Hawaii, a Carpenters Union Local 745 carpenter, died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by mother Maria; father Rufino; brother Henry; sisters Beverly Molina, Estrella Remigio, Menchie Mercado, Vilma Tucay and Nerie Rosko; and grandparent Mauricia Saria. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Shing Yee Chang
Nov. 14, 2010
Shing Yee "Violet" Chang, 91, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Hawaii East Medical Center. She was born in China. She is survived by son Stephen M.W.; daughters Irma P.H. Masaki, Charlene P.K. Chung and Shirley P.L. Chang-Remular; 15 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Buddhist services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Incorrect information published in an obituary Sunday.
Alan Francis Chock
Nov. 13, 2010
Alan Francis Chock, 60, of Kapaa, Kauai, an Orson's Seafood Restaurant executive chef, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Leonora, brothers Gary and Kalani, and sisters Dale Ching, Juliana Uejo, Colleen Valdez and Monica Carpenter. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Dec. 4 at St. Philomena, 3300 Ala Laulani St., Salt Lake. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Daniel Kalani Cortez
Oct. 29, 2010
Daniel Kalani Cortez, 47, of Kapolei, formerly of Waimanalo, a Coast Guard veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in San Diego. He is survived by wife Jessica K., daughter Danica K., parents Audrey and Albert Wagner, father Francisco R. Cortez, and brothers Scott and Curt Wagner. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Makakilo Ward, 92-900 Makakilo Drive. Services to follow. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
George Allen Damon
Nov. 10, 2010
George Allen Damon, 83, of Waipio, a retired naval officer and businessman, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Houston. He is survived by wife Rhoda, son George II, daughters Liz D. Taylor and Edda Damon, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. For service information, call 389-5008 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jane Sadako Ebisui
Oct. 22, 2010
Jane Sadako Ebisui, 65, of Aiea died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Lance and Alan, daughter Carole Baguio, brothers Gerald and Stanley Kunishige, sister Irene Fujimoto and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Marie T. Hiranaka
Nov. 15, 2010
Marie T. Hiranaka, 65, of Lihue, a Lihue Mini Storage office manager, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Tomoo; son Cline; daughter Treena Servantes; brothers Venancio "Boy" and Kevin Tabura; sisters Lourdes Carlos, Sally Wright-Callejo, Melanie Marshall and Tanya Bordenkircher; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Church, Kauai. Eulogy: 9:45 a.m. Services: 10 a.m.
Randall Dean Ipson
Oct. 16, 2010
Randall Dean Ipson, 47, of Kailua, a plumber, tile setter and Air Force veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Seattle. He is survived by son Joshua, daughters Candace and Taren, parents Norman and Barbara, sisters Diane and Denise, and a grandchild. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m.
Fanny E.M. Kealoha
Oct. 28, 2010
Fanny E.M. Kealoha, 89, of Pearl City, a retired Dole Cannery foreman, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Harry W. Jr. and Dwight, daughter Elsie K. Enos, three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Private services.
Amy Takao Kimura
Nov. 5, 2010
Amy Takao Kimura, 81, of Honolulu, a retired bookkeeper for The Ad Agency, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Stuart, daughters Keri Ann Ushio and Lori Chong Kee, and three grandchildren. Private services.
Harriet Kazuko Koga
Oct. 2, 2010
Harriet Kazuko Koga, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Kuakini Medical Center nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son George, brother Ichio Hirata and two grandchildren. Private services.
Neal Hichiro Matsumoto
Nov. 20, 2010
Neal Hichiro "Mutt" Matsumoto, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Navy planner/estimator and an Army veteran and member of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Janet Y., son Dr. Keith T., daughter Colleen K. Knighton and two grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. No flowers.
George Shukuo Matsuzaki
Nov. 15, 2010
George Shukuo "Shuko" Matsuzaki, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Economy Plumbing plumber, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Christine T.; sons Bert Y. and Bruce K.; daughter Rona K.; brothers Edwin I. and Thomas M.; sisters Stella S. Uchimura, Yoshiko Aramaki and Sister Rose (Barbara) Loraine; and four grandchildren. Private services.
Nov. 13, 2010
Manei Nakada, 95, of Honolulu, a retired Like Like Drive Inn cook, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Mana, Kauai. He is survived by son James Y., daughters Doris M. Nakada and Lillian Y. Wadahara, brother Seiki, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Fred Haruo Nishimura
Nov. 6, 2010
Fred Haruo Nishimura, 95, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Hawaiian Fruit Packers and Smith's Motor Boat employee, died. He was born in Hanalei, Kauai. He is survived by daughters Susan Horikawa and Nora Napoleon; brother John; sisters Grace Kasahara, Natsumi Hodson and Mits Mrskos; nine grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.
Shirley Anne Rizzuto
Nov. 16, 2010
Shirley Anne Rizzuto, 68, of Waimea, Hawaii, a counselor and director of public information at Hawaii Preparatory Academy in Waimea, Hawaii Fishing News columnist and Hawaii Tennis News editor, died at home. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by husband Jim; son Tony; daughters Reiko and Leticia; brother Robert Ozaki; sisters Roberta Bishop, Kendra Ozaki and Terri Gedo; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Davies Memorial Chapel, Hawaii Preparatory Academy. Services: 1:30 p.m. Aloha attire.
Nov. 17, 2010
Toshiro Tanaka, 85, of Hilo, a Mauna Kea Agribusiness Inc. retiree and an Army veteran, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by brother Yoshiaki, cousins Hiroshi Haraguchi and Chieko Sugimoto, and caregiver Vienna R. Kualii. Visitation: 9 a.m. Dec. 1 at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Services: 10 a.m. No monetary offerings.
Lorenza Castillo Ulit
Oct. 30, 2010
Lorenza Castillo "Inza" Ulit, 77, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. She was born in Batac, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Arsenio; daughters Nita Ramil, Carmen Aguinaldo and Evangeline Bungcayao; brother Dionicio Castillo; sisters Juliana Vicente, Leoncia Balisacan, Gregoria Matutino and Loren Espiritu; 17 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:15 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.
Primrose Leilehua Villanueva
Nov. 15, 2010
Primrose Leilehua Villanueva, 65, of Volcano, Hawaii, a state Child Protective Services retiree, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born on Oahu. She is survived by husband Alfred M., son Justin N. Pauole, daughters Jennifer Oliveira and Jannine L.K. Pauole-Wilbur, sister Annette K. Banks, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima section. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.
Harold Haruo Yamada
Nov. 18, 2010
Harold Haruo Yamada, 94, of Hilo, proprietor of the former Yamada Bus, an auto mechanic and service station operator in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii, and Gardena, Calif., died in Hilo Medical Center, Hospice of Hilo Room. He was born in Laupahoehoe. He is survived by wife Thelma T.; sons Larry, Richard and Curtis; daughters Arlene Yokoyama and Marion Stewart; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Graveside committal services: 1:30 p.m. at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.