For Sunday, January 16, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 16, 2011
Jan. 1, 2011
Sioloa Aitogi, 84, of Keaau, Hawaii, a computer technician and a Navy veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Leone, American Samoa. He is survived by son Faatautui Sioloa, daughter Siupapa Segi, 14 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No flowers.
Ferdinand Agulay Alcantara Sr.
Dec. 18, 2010
Ferdinand A. Alcantara Sr., 53, of San Felipe Llanera, Nueva Ecija, Philippines, a landscaper at Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lahaina, died in Premiere Medical Center, Nueva Ecija. He was born in Nueva Ecija. He is survived by companion Emilia Paz; sons Roderick and Ferdinand Jr.; daughters Ferdilyn, Rubielyn, Jeannie, Ashley, Emberlyn and Wendilyn; mother Andrea; brothers Eduardo and Arturo; sisters Amelita Aquino and Nenita Alcantara; hanai sister Julie Antes; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park.
Felix Tolentino Aldoz
Jan. 8, 2011
Felix Tolentino Aldoz, 61, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by daughter Fely Bolos; brothers Dominador, Mariano A. and Juanito; sisters Angela, Antonia and Apalonia Aldoz, and Lourdes Dizer; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire.
Consuelo Carasi Bringas
Jan. 1, 2011
Consuelo Carasi Bringas, 92, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Manuel, Gary, Paul and Leopoldo Jr.; 22 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Janet Shizue Galapia
Jan. 3, 2011
Janet Shizue Galapia, 71, of Waialua, a retired Haleiwa IGA Supermarket cashier, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Haleiwa. She is survived by husband Rudy C., sons David and Randy, daughters Dawn Whittaker and Dana Kuboyama, brothers Robert and Glenn Yamanoha, sisters Lynn and Nora Yamanoha, and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Jan. 5, 2011
Minnette "Louise" Herras, 79, of Kailua, a retired bakery sales supervisor at Safeway in Kaneohe, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son James; daughters OJ Pacheco, Nani Figueroa, Minnette Herras, Deanie Herras-Glasow and Michele "Mickie" Herras-Fazzi Mattos; sister Luella Hug; 19 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great- grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Lunch to follow. Private inurnment.
Dec. 30, 2010
Yoshiko Ishikawa, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Spencecliff-Tahitian Lanai waitress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by son Richard Kimitsuka; brothers Minoru and Shotoku Nakasato; sisters Yuriko and Toshiko Kato, Tomie Miyashiro and Shizuko Kimura; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Ashley Meleana Joy
Dec. 9, 2010
Ashley Meleana Joy, 24, of Aiea, a University of Hawaii student, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Adam J. Joy and Charyl Ann McNeff, brother Michael, sister Kaui and grandparents Marion Kealoha and Barbara McNeff. Private services. Donations suggested to Ashley M. Joy Endowment Fund, c/o Ke Alii Pauahi Foundation, 534-3966.
Emily K. Kaaua
Jan. 11, 2011
Emily K. Kaaua, 88, of Hilo, a retired Hilo Medical Center head surgical nurse, died in Hilo. She was born in Umauma, Hawaii. She is survived by brother Pawela. Visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Entombment to follow at Homelani Mausoleum. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.
Ethel Toyoko Yakabe Kurihara
Jan. 6, 2011
Ethel Toyoko Yakabe Kurihara, 86, of Aiea died in Aiea. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Paul and Gary; daughters Denise Mitchell, Colleen Ohira, Sandra Kurihara-Van Ornum and Charlene "Dawn" Akana; brothers Robert, Harry and Charles Yakabe; sisters Lillian Yakabe-Yoshimoto, Katherine "Kit" Yakabe-Gima and Annette Yakabe-Yamada; 18 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 99-641 Pohue St., Aiea. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Robert Wah Kee Luke
Jan. 10, 2011
Robert Wah Kee "Bob" Luke, 91, of Honolulu, a retired city building inspector and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Michael; daughters Gloria Oshiro, Roberta Chong Kee, Paula Hoopai and Christine Go; sisters Dorothy Aila, Ethel May and Margaret Chun; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:15 a.m. Friday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Services: 11:15 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Dec. 6, 2010
Virginio "Marcus" Marcos, 49, of Honolulu, owner of Diamond Head Cove Health Bar, died in Honolulu. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Ann T., mother Josephine, brothers Efren and Alan, and sisters Jocelyn Ishikawa and Elizabeth Navarro. Scattering of ashes: 8 a.m. Saturday at Ft. DeRussy Beach. Gathering: 10:30 a.m. on the Ilima Lawn fronting the beach and next to Hilton Hawaiian Village. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Casual or beach attire. Donations suggested to Marcus Marcos "Live Pono" Foundation. For more information, visit www.diamondheadcove.com.
Dec. 31, 2010
Felix Martinez, 87, of Honolulu, a Royal Typewriters office machine technician, died in Waipahu. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Salvacion; sons Felix R., Henry and Dennis; daughter Helen Punohu; sisters Dalan Belmonte and Felicetas Ambaquil; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park-Chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Dec. 21, 2010
Josephine Navarro, 77, of Haleiwa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Recalte "Tommy"; sons Recalte Jr., Andrew and Reck; daughters Patricia Lumoya, Bernadette Simmons and Cheryle and Randalyn Navarro; brother Norman Ilac; and sisters Angelina "Kay" Acoba and Rose I. Meyer. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church, 95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Marian Mitsue Nishioka
Jan. 8, 2011
Marian Mitsue Nishioka, 88, of Hilo, an Orchids of Hawaii retiree, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Atsuo; sons Newton, Owen and Curtis; daughter Lorna Yamashiro; brothers Toshiyasu, Terumi and Roy Sato; sisters Yasuko Honda, Elaine Soga, Sachiko Ogata, Eiko Kajiyama and Barbara Tsukamoto; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin, 398 Kilauea Ave. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.
Andrew Gross Oliveira
Jan. 8, 2011
Andrew Gross "Andy" Oliveira, 83, of Hana, Maui, a Hasegawa's General Store retiree and an Army veteran who was honorably discharged, died at home. He was born in Hana. He is survived by daughter Armine Medeiros, brothers Joseph "Pinky" and Louis, sister Janet Hill and six grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hana. Mass: 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao.
Phyllis Yoshiko Takase
Dec. 17, 2010
Phyllis Yoshiko Takase, 82, of Kaunakakai, Molokai, owner of Yoshi's Sweet Shop, died in Aiea. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Clyde A., Neal S. and Warren Y.; daughter Carla L.; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Vito William Veneri
Jan. 9, 2011
Vito William "Bill" Veneri, 91, of Mountain View, Hawaii, formerly of Honolulu, a Prudential Insurance Co. leading agent and manager, and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Jersey City, N.J. He is survived by wife Harriet; son John; daughters Patricia Shimomoto, Glorianne Garza and Lisa Veneri; sister Anne Miars; caregiver Julieann Alesna; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Church, 4470 Aliikoa St., Honolulu. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No floral arrangements.
Florence Ichiko Williams
Jan. 7, 2011
Florence Ichiko Williams, 84, of Kailua, a retired co-founder of and office manager for Honolulu Freezer Food Service, died in Hospice Hawaii Palolo Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ted and Steven Csigi , daughters Emiko Chang and Eiko Romero, brother Kiyoshi Kimura, sister Mildred Hosokawa and 11 grandchildren. Visitation and refreshments: 12:30 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1:30 p.m. Burial: 3 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Yvonne Marie Yuen
Jan. 5, 2011
Yvonne Marie Yuen, 68, of Honolulu, a retired Laura Morgan Preschool teacher's aide, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Franz H., daughter Roma Y. Cadinha, brothers James and Philip Passion, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.