For Saturday, January 22, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 22, 2011
Jan. 11, 2011
Masami "Johnny" Abe, 96, of Pearl City, a retired Ewa Sugar Plantation heavy equipment mechanic, died in Pearl City. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Shigeko, son Clayton, daughter Lucinda Otsuka, two brothers and five grandchildren. Private services.
Evelynn Maileleia Peakalika Acevedo
Jan. 19, 2011
Evelynn Maileleia Peakalika Acevedo, infant daughter of Victor Acevedo Jr. and Caroljean Ah You of Hauula, died in Kahuku. She was born in Kailua. She is also survived by brother Dominik; grandparents Mataautele Ah You Jr. and Toriann Pickard; and great-grandparents Yolanda Muae, Yvonne and Mataautele Ah You Sr., and Thomas Pickard. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie Stake Center. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Laie Cemetery.
Ruben Austria Arbolado
Jan. 4, 2011
Ruben Austria Arbolado, 58, of Waipahu, a cook at Zippy's on Dillingham, died in Waipahu. He was born in Cainta, Rizal, Philippines. He is survived by brother Oscar and sisters Loreta and Teodora. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Mass: 7 p.m. Burial at a later date in Cainta.
Susan Lynn Taylor Becton
Jan. 16, 2011
Susan Lynn Taylor Becton, 61, of Honolulu, a retired schoolteacher, died at home. She was born in Illinois. She is survived by husband Tred R. Eyerly and sister Doreen. Donations suggested to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 877-465-6636 or ww5.komen. org/donate/plannedgifts.html.
Bill N. Carpenter
Jan. 14, 2011
Bill N. Carpenter, 64, of Waimanalo, a Loomis armored car security employee and a Navy veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Jason, mother Irene F., brother David B. and a grandchild. Services: noon Wednesday at Kailua Beach across from the boat ramp. Casual attire.
Bobby Kuuipo Enfield
Dec. 31, 2010
Bobby Kuuipo Enfield, 64, of Honolulu, a retired Earle M. Jorgensen Steel Co. machine operator and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mae Z.; son Randy Brezee; daughters Dawn K. and Erica A.; father Henry Thronas; brothers Andrew Jr., Nathan, Neal, Reginald and Kealoha Apuna; sisters Coleen Rivera, Eileen Vidinha, Rhonda Tandal, Andrea Hamasaki, Bernadette Janicki and Bernadene Cypher; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial at a later date. Aloha attire. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.
Reuben Steven Gaspar
Jan. 14, 2011
Reuben Steven "Sonny" Gaspar, 88, of Manini Beach, Hawaii, an Old Kona Hospital orderly, Orchid Isle Ford lot attendant and auto detailer, and Les Gamble property caretaker, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Kahauloa, Hawaii. He is survived by brother Antone and sisters Loretta Lessary, Elizabeth Sapaio and Hazel Palacat. Private services.
Kealoha Kuulei Hoomanawanui
Dec. 30, 2010
Kealoha Kuulei Hoomanawanui, 84, of Honolulu, a retired tour escort, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kapahulu. She is survived by sons Garrette and Calvert Wahinepio, daughter Rubyann Wahinepio, brother John O. Davis, 18 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Private services.
Dec. 6, 2010
Ruth Joy, 86, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Illinois. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. Private services.
Kenneth Kazuto Katayama
Jan. 7, 2011
Kenneth Kazuto Katayama, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii Newspaper Agency composing room foreman and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 100th Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Hanalei, Kauai. He is survived by sons Wayne K. and Guy N., daughter Bonnie L.M. Ogata, brother Malcolm K. "Kane," sister Pearl T. Katsuki and three grandchildren. Private services.
Stanley Kiyoshi Koki
Jan. 15, 2011
Stanley Kiyoshi Koki, 71, of Kaneohe, a retired Realty 808 Realtor and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Angeline "Angie"; son Nelson; daughters Jesselyn Oketani, Darrilyn Gustafson and Sherrilyn Tengan; brothers Edward, Raymond, Allen and Ronald; sister Patricia-Ann Ching; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at King's Cathedral and Chapels. Services: 6:30 p.m. Private burial. Additional information for an obituary published yesterday.
Richard Hu Kong Lee
Jan. 4, 2011
Richard Hu Kong Lee, 85, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Accounting and General Services carpenter and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Abbie; daughters Lynne Tsugawa and Renette Sonomura; brother Joseph; sisters Gladys Wong, Mildred Kim, Florence Chang and Nancy Nakagawa; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.
Lucena Ramos Magday
Jan. 14, 2011
Lucena Ramos "Loleng" Magday, 84, of Waipahu, a retired First Insurance Co. housekeeper, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Gerona, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by sons Renato "Nato," Rosauro "Sarong," Alfredo "Fred" Jr. and Eduardo "Eddie"; daughters Carmencita "Carmen" Vicente, Rhodora "Dorang" Balacang, Aurora "Baby Ruth" Sonido and Freda "Piday" Pasion; 25 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Mass: 9:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Muriel V. Meckstroth
Jan. 18, 2011
Muriel V. "Nana" Meckstroth, 72, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Richard; daughters Renee Guillermo, Wanda Leach and Darrah Canady; stepson Rick; stepdaughter Sheri Clark; brothers Robert Rapoza Sr. and Albert Badiyo; sister Jacqueline Rodrigues; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Aiea United Methodist Church. Services: 2 p.m. Burial at a later date. Aloha attire.
Howard S. Mitsunaga
Jan. 13, 2011
Howard S. Mitsunaga, 67, of Aiea, a retired Mutual Welding Co. shop superintendent and an Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born on Lanai. He is survived by wife Elaine, daughters Desiree F. Mitsunaga and Kimberly H. Ildefonso, mother Cherry H., brothers Melvin and Bruce, sisters Erma Kawamura and Myra Nitta, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Jan. 7, 2011
Minoru "Mino" Miyahana, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Fire Department firefighter and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mildred, sons Terence and Skitch, daughters Denise Miyahana and Rickie Vidinhar, stepdaughter Patti Miyasato, sisters Phyllis Kido and Marlene Kanemaru, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Jane Emiko Takenouchi Okemura
Jan. 12, 2011
Jane Emiko Takenouchi Okemura, 81, of Mililani, a co-owner of Slim's Power Tools, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Iwao "Slim"; sons Todd I., Rand J and Sean E; brother Mark Takenouchi; sister Ethel Tanaka; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.
Vaimalu Puni Pa'u
Jan. 5, 2011
Vaimalu Puni "Joe" Pa'u, 82, of Honolulu, a retired city grounds-keeper at Aliamanu Park and a Coast Guard veteran, died in Malama Ohana. He was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. He is survived by son Vaikeola "Joe" and sister Fiasili Haleck. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at New Hope Ministry Center, 290 Sand Island Access Road. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.
Wai Luen Lee Sin
Dec. 12, 2010
Wai Luen Lee "Irene" Sin, 71, of Honolulu died in Hawaii Medical Center East. She was born in Zhongshan, China. She is survived by son Collin and daughter Bonnie. Services held. Incorrect information published in an obituary Dec. 26.
Jimmy Lynn Woods
Jan. 17, 2011
Jimmy Lynn Woods, 64, of Honolulu, a master carpenter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Tennessee. He is survived by wife Magdalena Sales-Woods; sons Brian, Mark and Trent; daughters Amy and Amanda Woods, and Rachel Killinen; brother Billy; sisters Carolyn Kinkead, Jeanette Steele, Elizabeth Shorter, Teresa Lawson and Phyllis Harmon; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.