For Tuesday, January 11, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 11, 2011
Kainoa Austin Churness Abril
Dec. 20, 2010
Kainoa Austin Churness Abril, 23, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, an employee at Jameson's by the Sea in Kona, handyman and entrepreneur, died in Honolulu. He was born in Keauhou, Hawaii. He is survived by parents John R. and Judy A., and sisters Chelsea K. and Aisha A. First scattering of ashes on Friday at Magic Sands Bay on shore or aboard the Body Glove; those with reservations must be at Kailua Pier by 5 p.m. Second scattering of ashes: 8 a.m. Saturday at Kealakekua Bay; kayaks and flotation devices welcome. Benefit concert to follow from 2 to 10 p.m. on Napoopoo Park grounds. Burial: 4 p.m. Sunday at St. Benedict's Painted Church. Potluck dinner and benefit concert to follow at Rockstarz Bar. Casual attire. E-mail email@example.com.
Remigio Agodong Agodong
Dec. 9, 2010
Remigio "Mikey" Agodong Agodong, 45, of Honolulu, an Agsalud Construction employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Concepcion A.; daughters Deserre, Debby, Marjorie and Melody; mother Teresita; mother Rosalinda Fiesta; brothers Arman and Guillermo Agodong, and Juanito Fiesta; and sisters Purita E. Tagaca, Carol De Jesus, Imelda Calapit and Leonida Castillo. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Aurelia Bayaca Dela Cruz Antolin
Dec. 13, 2010
Aurelia Bayaca Dela Cruz "Aurel" Antolin, 81, of Pearl City, an Island Nursing Home retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Primo; son John; daughters Cora Dantes, Tessie Tutaan and Erlinda Rigos; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Trudy Fujia Arakaki
Jan. 2, 2011
Trudy Fujia Arakaki, 68, of Aiea, a state Department of Transportation retiree, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Eaton R., sons Steven and Scott, daughter Sheryl Lee, brothers Robert and Raymond Uyeda, sisters Constance Ma and Jane Uyetake, eight grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Incorrect information was published in an obituary yesterday.
Archie Kaupu Dung
Dec. 16, 2010
Archie Kaupu Dung, 79, of Waianae, an Army retiree and retired U.S. Postal Service letter carrier in Waianae, died at home. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by wife Diana; sons A.D. Kaimi and A. Dana K.; daughters D.A. Kalua and Doreen A.K. Dung, and Danni A.K. Nelson; brother Warren Kaaihue; sisters Lulu Vincent and Winifred Badayos; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Waianae. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Gladys Hanako Ishida
Dec. 21, 2010
Gladys Hanako Ishida, 95, of Honolulu, a retired Ishida Auto Repair bookkeeper, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Yvonne Koga, Wendy Tokumine and Paulette Yoshikane, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
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-grandparents 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.
Helena Rose Nagelova Kekoanui
Dec. 15, 2010
Helena Rose Nagelova Kekoanui, 86, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Tresmonia, Czech Republic. She is survived by husband Wilfred. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.
Dec. 28, 2010
Ula Lomu, 53, of Kailua, a Paul Mitchell Estates caretaker, died in West Valley, Utah. He was born in Foui, Tonga. He is survived by sons Siope, Jesse and Levi; daughter Amalia; mother Sela I.; brothers Tevitatonga Mataele and Ofa, Toa, Sionekaifilo, Kauasi and Pailate Lomu; sisters Lola Maumau, Ema Kinikini, Siosiana Taulanga, Kesa Fangupo, Polu Tuakoi and Lovey Ramos; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe Stake Center, 46-117 Halaulani St. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at the church. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Incorrect information was published in an obituary yesterday.
Nancy Ayano Matsumoto
Jan. 3, 2011
Nancy Ayano Matsumoto, 88, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a retired Hotel King Kamehameha laundry room attendant, died at home. She was born in Holualoa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Marvin; daughters Claudine Souza and Joyce Faris; sisters Annie Iwane, Akino Matsubara and Nora Morihara; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Kona Hongwanji Mission, Kealakekua. Services: 4 p.m. Casual or aloha attire. No flowers.
Donna Mae Moses
Dec. 17, 2010
Donna Mae Moses, 61, of Waimanalo died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Donovan Naleieha and Peter Moses I; daughters Dawn Apo and Bernadette, Stacie, Rose and Daisy Moses; father Peter K. Jr.; sister Eleanor Afong; 24 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Waimanalo Beach Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Edward Tadashi Nonaka
Jan. 3, 2011
Edward Tadashi Nonaka, 66, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a retired truck driver, owner of E.T. Nonaka and Son Trucking, and Shredco employee, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was born in Hanapepe. He is survived by wife Ethel; son Darin; daughter Adele Yoshimori; brothers Allen, Alvis, Harry, Bert and Clifford; sisters Irene Yoshioka, Lynda Makanui, Amy Sunada and Janice Akiyama; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Friday at Salt Pond Beach Park Pavilion. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Scattering of ashes at a later date.
Norman Kazuo Okamura
Nov. 29, 2010
Norman Kazuo Okamura, 97, of Kaneohe, a retired bank 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. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Inurnment: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Incorrect information was published in an obituary Sunday.
John Solberg Ove Jr.
Dec. 22, 2010
John Solberg Ove Jr., 73, of Ewa Beach, formerly of Apex, N.C., a retired IBM computer course developer and instructor, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Rosemary K. Fujimoto, sons John M. and Christopher P., daughter SueEllen Banko, brothers Blaine and Mike Shultz, stepson Mark M. Fujimoto and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. Lei welcome.
Fumiko Unoki Sunahara
Jan. 6, 2011
Fumiko Unoki Sunahara, 84, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a retired U.S. Postal Service postmaster in Hakalau, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Masa, son Reed, daughters Joan Chong and Marcia Lee, brothers Paul and Richard Unoki, sister Ellen Horiuchi, eight grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Devin Wai Namm Tom
Dec. 13, 2010
Devin Wai Namm Tom, 43, of Honolulu, an Air Force technician sergeant, died in Oregon. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Mabel and brothers Dexter and Derek. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Kaimuki Christian Church. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Jan. 18 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Herbert Bernardino Tongpalan
Dec. 28, 2010
Herbert Bernardino "Herbie" Tongpalan, 78, of Waianae died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Dorothy A.; daughters Doreen T. Koruan, Bernadette N. Baggerly and Stephanie T. Arruda; brother Thomas; sister Josephine Leong; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Tranquilino Abaga Valdriz
Dec. 15, 2010
Tranquilino Abaga "Kelly" Valdriz, 86, of Waipahu, a retired Kahala Hilton ground maintenance supervisor, died in Waipahu. He was born in San Juan, La Union, Philippines. He is survived by wife Anita A.; sons Marc and John; daughters Fe Casugay, Bella Palabay and Ofelia Pimentel; 15 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. 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. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Dr. Edward Y. Yamada
Dec. 14, 2010
Dr. Edward Y. Yamada of Honolulu, a physician at several Honolulu hospitals, an Army staff sergeant and member of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died at home. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Alberta; son Stuart; daughters Tanya, Monica and Trina; hanai daughter Kinue Miki; brothers Yoshitsugu Yamada, and Maurice and Thomas Iha; sisters Maureen Chong and Jocelyn Nishihara; three grandchildren; and three hanai grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel, 2162 Nuuanu Ave. Celebration of life: 2:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers or wreaths. No monetary offerings. Donations suggested to "Edward Y. Yamada, M.D. Endowment Fund" through the Kuakini Foundation.