For Tuesday, February 1, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Feb 1, 2011
Raymond Tetsuo Higa
Jan. 27, 2011
Raymond Tetsuo Higa, 67, of Pearl City, a retired Leeward Lounge bartender and a Marine Corps veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died. He was born in Ho-nolulu. He is survived by brothers Herbert and James, and sister Jean Yamanaka-Kane. Visitation: 3 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.
Alfred Mitsuo Hisamoto
Jan. 2, 2011
Alfred Mitsuo Hisamoto, 89, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Mieko, sons Wayne Hisamoto and Dwayne Yap, daughter Patricia, brother Hidemi, sister Norma Kido and three grandchildren. Private services.
Roland Pedro Ibous
Jan. 4, 2011
Roland Pedro Ibous, 62, of Waipahu, an Aloha Contract Services employee, former Aloha Airlines employee and a Navy veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by son Roland R.; companion Blanca Larson; and sisters Clarita "Clair" Amante, Lolita "Linda" Reynon and Donna Nieves. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services at noon. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Ernest Hideo Kamisato
Jan. 8, 2011
Ernest Hideo Kamisato, 87, of Honolulu, a general contractor, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Ho-nolulu. He is survived by wife Dorothy; brother Tadao; and sisters Gladys Kamisato, Jane Larson and Jessie Teruya. Visitation: 11 a.m. next Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.
Jim Konzo Kishida
Jan. 19, 2011
Jim Konzo Kishida, 43, of Oxford, Ala., formerly of Kamuela, Hawaii, a Bright Idea Candle Factory employee, died. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by companion Michael Cantyne; mother Alice; brothers Alan, Dyck and Keevin; and sisters Donnajean Sunada, Patsyann Costa and Paula Young. Services in Alabama.
Prudencia Dela Cruz Laoan
Jan. 21, 2011
Prudencia Dela Cruz Laoan, 84, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Cornelio, son Jose, daughter Arcelie Dela Cruz, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Verna Kam Nyuk Martin
Jan. 15, 2011
Verna Kam Nyuk Martin, 68, of Honolulu, a retired Hawthorne Pacific Corp. sales manager, died in Long Beach, Calif. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Violet Ng Chang; sons Scott, Shane, Shawn and Stacy; and daughter Susan. Celebration of life: 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Hawthorne Pacific Corp., 94-025 Farrington Highway. Program: 2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Soroptimist International of Waikiki Foundation Inc., Aloha United Way or American Red Cross.
Jan. 16, 2011
Akio "Aki" Masuda, 76, of Hilo, a retired heavy-equipment mechanic and Marine Corps veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. He was born in Kapoho, Hawaii. He is survived by son Wesley; daughters Sandee Kishimori, Kay Tajiri and Tammy Oishi; brother Terry; sisters Dorothy Hutson and Chieko Soga; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Michael Tsuneo Nakamura
Jan. 7, 2011
Michael Tsuneo Nakamura, 94, of Pearl City, former owner of North American Life Insurance Agency, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Kahaluu. He is survived by son Randal, daughters Sharon Kurz and Myrtle James, sister Yuriko Yanagisako, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Legend Kalaeloa Nuestro
Christian Sixx Nuestro
Dec. 31, 2010
Legend Kalaeloa and Christian Sixx Nuestro, infant twin sons of Marvin Nuestro and Tricia Laanui of Hawaii, died. They were born in Kapiolani Medical Center. They are also survived by brother Lamont Laanui and sister Triana Laanui. Private services.
Eugene Kaleihalakahi Pahee Jr.
Jan. 18, 2011
Eugene Kaleihalakahi Pahee Jr., 80, of Pupukea, a retired coconut tree trimmer, died in Wahiawa Nursing and Rehab Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sister Delilah-Mae K. Ortiz. Services pending.
Juan Rivera Sagucio Jr.
Jan. 25, 2011
Juan Rivera "Jr." Sagucio Jr., 55, of Kekaha, Hawaii, a Transportation Security Administration employee at Lihue Airport, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by son Jack; brothers Bernardo, Elmer and Edgar; and sisters Rizalina Nacapuy and Carolina Pacol. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa. Services: 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow.
Jan. 11, 2011
Haruso Sawamoto, 83, of Kaneohe, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard fire control mechanic, retired Kuakini Medical Center maintenance worker and an Army veteran, died in Ho-nolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by daughters Carole Sonoda and Judy Garma, sisters Yaeko Hasegawa and Dorothy Yusi, five grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
George Carl Schattenburg III
Jan. 18, 2011
George Carl Schattenburg III, 77, of Makawao, Maui, an artist, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Mark, Richard and Aaron; daughter Lisa Schattenburg-Raymond; sisters Ellen Townsley and Marian Pickens; former wife Patricia Avery; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Feb. 13 at Hanakao'o "Canoe Beach" Park, Lahaina. Celebration of life and potluck luncheon: 11 a.m. No flowers or gifts. Donations suggested to charity.
Betty Fusae Taniguchi
Jan. 11, 2011
Betty Fusae Taniguchi, 85, of Waipahu died in Aiea. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Kiyoto, son Edward K., daughters Iris Y. Mulder and Lori F. Taniguchi, sister Momoe Kataoka, two grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren. Private services.
Marcelino Vegas Toledo
Jan. 20, 2011
Marcelino Vegas "Mac" Toledo, 95, of Lawai, Kauai, a retired McBryde Sugar Co. truck driver, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Kalaheo, Kauai. He is survived by wife Eva, brothers Martin Toledo and John Cruz, and sister Mary Vales. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Cross Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Inurnment to follow at the church cemetery.
Jan. 9, 2011
Barbara Ulii, 72, of Hauula, a retired Laie Elementary School employee, died in Aloha Nursing Home. She was born in Ho-nolulu. She is survived by sons Gerard Ulii and Jesse Dudoit; daughters Regana Ulii, Moselyn Akau and Felicia Tausinga; and sisters Janet "Kupaia," Mary and Henrietta Ulii, and Pearl Montero. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Greater Mount Zion Holiness Church, Hauula. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Hauula Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Nani Ann Kanipa'e Wilson
Dec. 23, 2010
Nani Ann Kanipa'e Wilson, 65, of Lanai died. She was born on Lanai. She is survived by sons Perry and Douglas, hanai daughter Denise Ching, mother Lei K. Kanipa'e, sister Sandra Ropa and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Kalanakila Oka Malamalama, Lanai City. Services: 10 a.m.