For Wednesday, January 5, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 5, 2011
Lillian Koch Bailey
Dec. 29, 2010
Lillian Koch Bailey, 85, of Kailua-Kona, a Clinical Laboratories of Hawaii employee, died in Life Care Center of Kona. She was born in Quincy, Ill. She is survived by husband Robert, sons Russell and Matthew, sister Anne Reed, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to American Cancer Society of Kona.
Dec. 11, 2010
Jabina Benjamin, 26, of Kailua-Kona died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Majuro, Marshall Islands. She is survived by daughters Lucy and Maria Navarro; mother News; brother Hamen; sisters Berijen Peter, Tine and Hemry Benjamin, and Salome Johnson; and grandparent Lumeto Tibeler. Graveside services: 3 p.m. Saturday at Naalehu Community Cemetery, Naalehu, Hawaii. Burial to follow. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Psalm Nonohelani Cavasso
Dec. 27, 2010
Psalm Nonohelani Cavasso, 24, of Waimanalo, a Hydro Mulching office assistant, died in Waimanalo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Cam and Tula, brothers Shem and Shiloh, and sisters Summer and Annalea. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at First Assembly of God, Red Hill. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Josepha Castillo Domingo
Dec. 6, 2010
Josepha Castillo "Josie" Domingo, 61, of Aiea, a Marine Surf Hotel assistant executive housekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Sampaloc, Manila. She is survived by daughter Jodi Ajirogi, brother Philip and sisters Florentina T. Gamiao and Edna Sabalburo. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Monica Jennings Driscoll
Dec. 30, 2010
Monica Jennings Driscoll, 92, of Honolulu, proprietor of Catherine's Anticipation Shop, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons John and Michael, daughter Katherine Zoellner, sister Patricia J. Campbell, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Inurnment: 1 p.m. today at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Bernadette Lani Evangelista
Dec. 3, 2010
Bernadette Lani "Bernie" Evangelista, 43, of Waianae died in Leeward Integrated Health Services. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Norman J. Jr.; sons Ernest, Kaleo and Kalani Ramos; daughter Brandette Ramos-Labenia; stepson Jonathan; stepdaughter Jamie-Lee; parents Felix and Lily Labenia; mother Anna Martin; brothers George, Eric and Ernest Staudinger; sisters Doreen "Kalani" Liborio and Anna "Peewee" Hartsook; stepbrother Benny "Bonnie" Paclib; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m.
Dec. 28, 2010
Al Haynes, 64, of Kapaa, Kauai, a watershed manager for the San Lorenzo Valley Water District in California, died at home. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Su, sons Aaron and Bret, father Alfred W. Sr., brothers Anthony and Edward, sisters Patricia and Beatrice, and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. Saturday at the family home in Kapaa.
Dec. 9, 2010
Kikuye Ishitani, 88, of Waianae, a retiree from Tamura Superette, Waianae, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Carl, Ken and Ross; sister Helen Kumagai; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.
Dec. 28, 2010
Asako Kato, 91, of Wailuku, a retired Maui Memorial Medical Center admitting clerk, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by daughters Lillian Yoshizawa and Helene Shiigi, eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Friday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission.
Gil E. Lumangay
Dec. 22, 2010
Gil E. Lumangay, 84, of Waipahu, a retired carpenter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Taguding, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Teodora; son Gil Jr.; daughters Leilani and Sandra P. Lumangay, and Lezel Ames; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples.
Zachary Major Manago
Dec. 17, 2010
Zachary Major "Zach" Manago, 18, of Honolulu, a Hawaii Pacific University student, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Dennis M. and Daphne L., brothers Michael and Nicholas, sister Jan Dunhour and grandparent May Tome. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at First Assembly of God, Red Hill, 3400 Moanalua Road. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dec. 26, 2010
Rennette McLaughlin, 41, of Las Vegas, an employee at United Airlines in San Francisco and San Diego, died in Las Vegas. She was born in San Mateo, Calif. She is survived by husband George, daughters Savannah H. Rose and Gabriella Kealohilani, sons Kingston G. Hanale and Maverick Kekoa, parents Edrick and Healani McDade, and brother Reggie. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church, Keanae, Maui. Casual attire.
Dec. 22, 2010
Otome Miyahira, 88, of Kahului, a retired Ah Fook's Supermarket fish department employee, food preparer and cook, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Waikapu, Maui. She is survived by sons Robert, Thomas and Dennis; sisters Usako Nakata, Sumiko Hamahiga and Kiyoko Teruya; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services.
Mark Nobuo Nishijo
Dec. 28, 2010
Mark Nobuo Nishijo, 61, of Kahului, a Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. drip irrigation systems filter servicer and a Home Depot employee, died at home. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by mother Masako, brother Alan and sister Gwen Kunishige. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Paia Mantokuji Soto Mission. Services: 10 a.m.
Wallace Mitsuo Nitta
Dec. 30, 2010
Wallace Mitsuo "Wally" Nitta, 83, of Waimanalo, owner of Rocky Road Products Inc., died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Frances; sons Dickey, Kyle, Ross and Albert; daughters Elva and Carole; brother Francis; sister Edith Kagawa; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m.
Harry Mitsugi Oda
Dec. 12, 2010
Harry Mitsugi Oda, 88, of Honolulu, a retired real estate agent and an Army staff sergeant who served in World War II, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by son Curtis M., daughters Lynette M. Kam and Dorene S. Marumoto, brother Kenneth A., sisters Alice Higashi and Chieko Endo, and five grandchildren. Private services.
Jan. 3, 2011
Virginia "Virgie" Ortiz, 96, of Numila, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage. She was born in Utudo, Puerto Rico. She is survived by sons John and Benjamin, sister Emma Frietas, four grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Holy Cross Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.
Hernando Rambas Ramones
Dec. 12, 2010
Hernando Rambas Ramones, 86, of Honolulu, a former C.S. Wo & Sons employee, died at home. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Roselani K.; son Carlton; daughters Colleen Imamura, Charmaine Kahele and Corinna Bayley; sister Rosita Pablo; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers.
Dec. 16, 2010
Etuale Sua, 74, of Waipahu, an Army veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by wife Faleupolu; sons Jerome, Apolosio, Etuale Jr., Nelson, Alomalietoa, John and Edward Sua, and Ryan Sousa; daughters Tina "Veti" and Emalata; brother Vaiuli; sister Eulalia Clark; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park.
Dec. 18, 2010
Masako Tamanaha, 90, of Kaneohe, a retired Dole Cannery trimmer, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. She was born in Kaneohe. She is survived by sons Kenneth K., Glenn K., Roy K. and Gary K.; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Thelma Tomoko Nitta Tokairin
Dec. 22, 2010
Thelma Tomoko Nitta Tokairin, 80, of Honolulu, a retired state and city real property section supervisor for the Honolulu tax offices, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by husband Bert S., son Dr. Donn S., brother Masaharu Nitta, sister Bertha Tahira and two grandchildren. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1:30 p.m. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Malia Maluhia Kuuipo Vea
Dec. 30, 2010
Malia Maluhia Kuuipo "Mia" Vea, 16, of Kailua-Kona, a Kealakehe High School student, died in Kohala Hospital. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by parents Ika Jr. and Linda; sisters Kanani and Kalehua; grandparents Ika Sr. and Puanani Vea, Randall and Florine Elarco, and Phyllis Elarco; and great-grandparents Miriam Elarco and Dora Regidor. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kailua-Kona. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawi Community Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Teri T. Yoro
Dec. 10, 2010
Teri T. Yoro, 46, of Kapolei, an Aloha Shoyu Co. accounting supervisor, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by fiance William Godsey; sons Gerold Yoro and Bryson and Bronson Godsey; daughter Tiffany Kasoga; mother Marietta Garcia; brother Jay; sisters Michelle Spalding, Alicia Yoro and Leona Birano; and stepbrother Ernie Kalaukahi. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.