For Sunday, February 13, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Feb 13, 2011
Ray Salva Castillo
Feb. 7, 2011
Ray Salva Castillo, 78, of Waimanalo, an Amfac Lumber Yard labor foreman, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by daughters Judy Drago, Liane Gaspar, Donna and Grace Castillo, and Angela Ferrante; brothers Harry, Andy, Benny and Jimmy; sisters Rosita and Vivicia; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 5:30 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Feb. 22 at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Cheryle Delene Laanui Creacy
Feb. 7, 2011
Cheryle Delene Laanui Creacy, 64, of Haliimaile, Maui, died at home. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by daughter Trinette Furtado, brothers Roland and Duane Laanui, and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. today at Launiupoko Beach Park. Burial to be held at a later date at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Aloha or casual attire.
William David Essner
Jan. 22, 2011
William David Essner, 51, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by hanai father Purdy Keohokapu, mother Barbara Keohokapu, parents William and Patricia, brother Daniel and sister Sharon Anderson. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Mary R. Freitas
Jan. 23, 2011
Mary R. "Marie" Freitas, 95, of Wailuku died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Kula, Maui. She is survived by son the Rev. Patrick, daughter Henriette Monk, sisters Sr. Mary D. Pires and Julie Tom, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Stanley Agustin Galicinao
Jan. 22, 2011
Stanley Agustin "Thrilla" Galicinao, 53, of Waipahu, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard employee, died in Aiea. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Josephine A., son Benson; daughters Collette Kama and Courtney Galicinao, stepson Damon Baugh, stepdaughter Dyann Baugh, brothers Domingo C. Jr. and Myron, sister Natalie and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: noon. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.
John Manu Kaaea
Feb. 4, 2011
John Manu Kaaea, 93, of Lahaina, owner and operator of J.M. Farms and a National Guardsman, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. He was born in Ukumehame, Maui. He is survived by son Andrew, daughter Naomi L. Bleau, five grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Hazel Therese Montana Mendonca
Feb. 2, 2011
Hazel Therese Montana Mendonca, 95, of Honolulu died in San Jose, Calif. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Bernard and Michael, daughters Juanita Mendonca and Yvonne Masters, eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Yayoi Kato Nishida
Feb. 3, 2011
Yayoi Kato Nishida, 92, of Hilo, a licensed practical nurse in obstetrics at the former Hilo Memorial Hospital and Hilo Hospital (now Hilo Medical Center), died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Craig and Neil, daughters Karen Nishida and Beverly Hollander, brother Shohichi Kato, sister Misuko Inouye and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Private committal services. Casual attire. No flowers.
Natividad Castro Rio
Jan. 24, 2011
Natividad Castro Rio, 76, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Manila. She is survived by husband Generoso O.; sons Leonardo, Rolando and Felizardo; daughters Dolores Katigbak, Cerila Mallari, Bernadette Rufon and Josefina, Rhodora, Grace and Estrellita Rio; sister Juling Rod-riguez; 17 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m.
Philip James Silva
Feb. 8, 2011
Philip James "Jimmy" Silva, 86, of Wailuku, a retired supervisor for the Ho-nolulu Gas Co., died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by sons Randall "Rusty," David, Paul and Mark; daughter Phyllis Arase; sisters Carline Cordeiro and Harriet Amaral; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Feb. 3, 2011
Torao Wakayama, 81, of Kahului, a carpenter, died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by sons Wayne, Ricky and Glenn; daughter Cheryl Owettbys; brother Peter; sister Thelma Okuda; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.
George Yau Hook Young
Jan. 14, 2011
George Yau Hook Young, 87, of Kaneohe, a retired Honolulu policeman and an Army veteran, died on Maui. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Walter Rego; daughters Lani Burnett, Georgie Asinsin, Primrose S. Fong and Pamela Young; brother Charles Burrows; sisters Pearl Robello, Kaipo Cunha and Hinano Campton; 18 grandchildren; and 36 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.