For Sunday, January 9, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 9, 2011
Marc Echavez Bacani
Jan. 2, 2011
Marc Echavez Bacani, 89, of Honolulu, a retired architect with the Navy, died in Honolulu. He was born in Manila. He is survived by wife Lourdes, sons Willie and Ron, daughters Evelyn "Lyn" Lucio and Marilene Imasa, 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. tomorrow at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the park cemetery. No flowers. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.
Francis Andrew Imaikalani Bowers Jr.
Jan. 1, 2011
Francis Andrew Imaikalani "Miki" Bowers Jr., 83, of Honolulu, a retired Punahou School mathematics teacher, retired Army colonel and retired Hawaii Army National Guard officer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mary "Mandy"; sons Andy, John, Jib and Doug; daughter Laurel Husain; brother Vernon Knight; sister Betty Evensen; and four grandchildren. Military inurnment services: 8:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at Punahou Chapel. Services: 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Miki Bowers Scholarship Fund at Punahou School or a charity of your choice.
Pedro Gallardo Cervantes
Dec. 4, 2010
Pedro Gallardo Cervantes, 70, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. He was born in Bugallon, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Marites F.; daughter Angelina C. Cablay; brothers Salvador and Alberto; sisters Julia and Maria Cervantes, and Merly C. Ferrer; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel.
Dai Sun Chang
Jan. 4, 2011
Dai Sun Chang, 93, of Ho-nolulu, a retired gyro mechanic at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, died in Hawaii Kai Assisted Living Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty C.W.; daughters Diane Chung, Marcia Vogl and Lorrie Chang; brother Clifford; sisters Marian Chun, Lillian Texiera and Evelyn Titcomb; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10:45 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary Chapel. Services: 11:45 a.m. Graveside services: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Isaiah David Kahaku Kahiau Del Rosario
Jan. 4, 2011
Isaiah David Kahaku Kahiau Del Rosario, 8, of Kailua, an Ahuimanu Elementary School third-grader, died in Kailua. He was born in Kaneohe. He is survived by parents Patrick and Lianne; sisters Sarai, Aliya and Tayani; grandparents Rae Williams and David and Charmayne Del Rosario; and great-grandparent Nancy Serikawa. Services: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hope Chapel Kaneohe Bay. Casual attire.
Melvin Joseph Dutro Sr.
Dec. 30, 2010
Melvin Joseph Dutro Sr., 89, of Wahiawa, an employee for the U.S. Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Watsonville, Calif. He is survived by sons Melvin J. Jr. and Kenneth J. Sr., daughter Elvajean T. Weeks, 10 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dec. 23, 2010
Orelia "Willi" Fernandez, 90, of Honolulu, part owner of Ethel's and Willies Diner on Guam and a retiree from the Willows Restaurant, died in Ho-nolulu. She was born in Kona. She is survived by daughter Healani Gomes, hanai daughter the Rev. Roberta Kama, brother Francis LaBatte, four grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Private scattering of ashes at a later date. Casual attire.
Dec. 25, 2010
Braind Joash, 18, of Kahului, a Baldwin High School senior, died in Kahului. He was born in the Marshall Islands. He is survived by parents Harry and Tina, brothers Timothy and Cybrian, and sister Yoko. Services: 3 p.m. Tuesday at Kahului Union Church. Burial at a later date in the Marshall Islands.
Lydia Kamailealii Kahanu
Jan. 4, 2011
Lydia Kamailealii Kahanu, 70, of Kaneohe, a retired city senior groundskeeper, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Vern and Shipman, daughter Sharon Winward and brother Erick Reff. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, maunakea chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. Scattering of ashes: 11 a.m. Saturday at Kualoa Beach Park. Casual attire.
Dec. 29, 2010
Izuo "Frank" Kaku, 87, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a Hamakua Sugar Co. retiree and Army veteran, died in a private care home. He was born in Honaunau, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Grant Kaku and Jamie Iwasaki, brothers James and Donald, and sisters Tomie Katano and Anna Asano. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.
Jonah Marshall Kaleikaumaka Kalaikai Jr.
Dec. 27, 2010
Jonah Marshall Kaleikaumaka "JBoy" Kalaikai Jr., 8, of Wahiawa, an Iliahi Elementary School first-grader, died in Kapiolani Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Jonah Sr. and Evonne; brothers Chance Botelho and Kekoa Fernandez; sisters Shayna Fernandez and Kayla and Janiah Kalaikai; grandparents William and Debra Geron, Maurice Kalaikai and Daryl and Katherine Andaya; and great-grand-parents Alice Kaikana and Mary Kalaikai. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Wahiawa United Methodist Church. Services: 6:30 p.m. Private scattering of ashes at a later date. Blue attire.
Violeta Balaqui Martinez
Dec. 19, 2010
Violeta Balaqui Martinez, 72, of Lahaina, a hotel housekeeper, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Dindras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Isaias and David, daughter Marie Kurihara, brother Silverio Balaqui, sister Mercedes Tutop, 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku, Maui.
Norman Kazuo Okamura
Nov. 29, 2010
Norman Kazuo Okamura, 97, of Kaneohe, a retired banking services teller, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Kona. He is survived by sons Alan, Neil and Michael; daughter Eunice Ellis; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
William Reyes Sr.
Dec. 26, 2010
William Reyes Sr., 80, of Anahola, Kauai, a retiree from Pearl Harbor Base Police and the U.S. Postal Service, airport branch, and a Marine Corps veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Hanalei, Kauai. He is survived by sons Wesley Yadao and William Jr., Wendell, Patrick, Preston and Robert Reyes; brothers John and Solomon; sisters Henrietta "Etta" Napolis and Helen Ellegard; 14 grand-children; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.
Dec. 18, 2010
Nieves "Stella" Timson, 81, of Kapolei, a Wahiawa General Hospital central supply employee, died in Aiea. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by son Keith; daughters Roberta Supebedia and Terri Carreira; brothers David and James Gongob; sisters Lucy Duhay, Brenda Lee and Florence Motofuji; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.