For Wednesday, February 16, 2011
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 16, 2011
Stanley James Ah Nin
Jan. 22, 2011
Stanley James Ah Nin, 83, of Kailua, a state nursery worker and an Army retiree, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mary, brother Damien M. and sister Rebecca M. Moniz. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Jan. 23, 2011
Patrick Alvarez, 65, of Kekaha, Kauai, a Pacific Missile Range Facility test and evaluation program manager, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Julie; sons Adrian and Ryan; mother Josephine; brothers Gilbert, Jody, Tommy, Brandan and Vincent; and sisters Mary Alvarez-Manuel and Cordell Blair. Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Kauai Veterans Cemetery Pavilion. Celebration of life: noon. Burial to follow at the cemetery. Casual attire.
Gerald Wayne Caravallo
Jan. 19, 2011
Gerald Wayne Caravallo, 48, of Mililani, a Leilehua High School junior varsity basketball team head coach, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Natalie Ann; sons Clifton D. Feliciano and Josiah K. Caravallo; daughter Tiana A. Samia; parents Albert D. and Audrey; brothers Sam Savaiigaea and Ben and Henry "Hana" Mena; sisters Darlene Ferguson, Jackie Wise and Allyson Caravallo; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. today at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.
Lazar Castro Castanares
Feb. 10, 2011
Lazar Castro "Atoy" Castanares, 61, of Kaaawa died in Crawford Convalescent Home, Haleiwa. He was born in Manila. He is survived by brothers Jesse, Oscar, Cesar and Luis Jr.; and sisters Joan Monforte, Sarah Aballe, Elaine Balmonte, Liza Lee, Cosette Marzan and Christine Reyes. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Margaret Walnita Char
Feb. 6, 2011
Margaret Walnita Char, 82, of Hilo, a retired teacher, died in Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. She was born in Kansas City, Mo. She is survived by husband Harry, son Duane, daughter Dana J. Hensarling, brother Milton Wong, sister Dr. LaVerne Wong and five grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hilo Missionary Church, 1044 Komohana St. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Daniel Evans Sr.
Feb. 6, 2011
Daniel "Danny" Evans Sr., 84, of Wailuku, a Maui Electric Co. pole inspector and Maui Bowling Center employee, died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by daughters Beverly Anakalea, Linda Coppa, Gayle Salsido and Roberta Chun; sisters Catherine De Soto and Patricia Evans; brothers Eugene, Patrick and Andrew; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao.
Rita M. Frank
Feb. 4, 2011
Rita M. Frank, 66, of Kailua, a nurse, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Niskayuna, N.Y. She is survived by sister Marion E. Harwick. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church, 1004 Kailua Road, Kailua. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to American Heart Association or www.familypromisehawaii.org.
Alice F. Fujimori
Jan. 22, 2011
Alice F. Fujimori, 80, of Las Vegas, a homemaker, died in Las Vegas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Jerome; son Patrick; daughters Cynthia Puleo and Jerri Wortman; sisters Jane Aki, Annie Christian, Hazel Kobayashi, Leslie Kubo and Irene Apana; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. next Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Minnie Lenora Harrell
Jan. 23, 2011
Minnie Lenora Harrell, 71, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a retired California state heavy-duty equipment operator, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Douglas, Ariz. She is survived by sisters Jan Judy and Elaine Lattimer. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Grace Baptist Church of Hilo, 2575 Kilauea Ave. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to American Diabetes Association, 1500 S. Beretania St., Suite 111, Honolulu, HI 96826.
Jan. 21, 2011
Roberto "Berto" Jose, 44, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by son Randy; daughter Roberta Ann; parents Johnny and Leonida; brothers Eddie Jose and David and John Kaya; sisters Rosellin J. Maika and Jonilda Jose; grandparents Juan Jose Sr. and Antonio and Lourdes Dela Cruz; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Thomas Kalama Jr.
Jan. 19, 2011
Thomas "Peto Boy" Kalama Jr., 37, of Waianae died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Thomas and Sharon N., and brother Shanon. Visitation: 4 p.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m.
Feb. 9, 2011
Fifitaila "Kati" Kaufusitua, 85, of Keaau, Hawaii, an electrician and water systems specialist, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Tonga. He is survived by sons Oueni, Timami, Sione W. and Matiu Naniseni; daughters Ilaise L. Fakatou, Margaret R. Ryan, Lativia Veamatahau, Ma'ata Vatukawanga and Akeimoana Naniseni; sisters Luisa Halo'apiapi, Akesa Militoni and Fane Naniseni; 39 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Private services.
Dorothy Leialoha Kauhane
Feb. 9, 2011
Dorothy Leialoha "Lady Moon" Kauhane, 93, of Lahaina, a retired Kamehameha III Elementary School head custodian, died at home. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Noble, Bert, Keith, Lincoln and Gary; daughters Alma Vaughn, Rudybelle Garcia, Fay Flores, June Gushi and Kapiolani Masusako; brothers Stanley Kamohali'i and Albert Ah Hee; sisters Lydia Makuakane, Winnie Enriques, Pua Enos and Mary Lei Kubo; 42 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Waiola Congregational Church, Lahaina. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire.
Alan T. Kawahara
Jan. 13, 2011
Alan T. Kawahara, 53, of Pearl City, a retired Honolulu Fire Department captain and Costco Waipio employee, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Joelle, sons Casey K. and Layne K., daughter Kiana A., mother Peggy and brothers Bert, Dennis, Brian and Francis. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to American Cancer Society.
Jan. 28, 2011
Toru Oishi, 93, of Honolulu, formerly of Pahoa, Hawaii, a farmer and retired banker at First Hawaiian Bank in Hilo, died. He was born in Pahoa. He is survived by sons Lawrence and Raymond, daughters Linda Olney and Laurie Howe, brothers Stanley and George, sisters Edith Iwata and Kiyomi Hagio, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Feb. 10, 2011
Tadayuki Okino, 86, of Waimea, Kauai, a Kekaha Sugar Plantation truck driver, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was born in Mana, Kauai. He is survived by wife Yukie; son Bryan; daughters Danette Okino, Avis Rodrigues and Cynthia Hemmer; sisters Hatsumi Maertz and Betsy Sakamoto; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Waimea United Church of Christ. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Ruth Kazuko Otake
Jan. 22, 2011
Ruth Kazuko Otake, 94, of Waipahu, a retired King Food Services saleswoman and chef for former Gov. John A. Burns at Washington Place, died in Honolulu. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by son Mike Otake, a grandchild, three great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Congregational Church, 2651 Pali Highway, Honolulu. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Elsa M. Ritchey
Feb. 11, 2011
Elsa M. Ritchey, 78, of Honolulu, an entrepreneur, owner of VIP Executive Secretary, Hilton Hawaiian Village employee and real estate broker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Nadav Yair; daughters Deborah A. and Jocelyn C. Ritchey, Janet L. Maduli, Jennifer K. and Jessica A.E. Purcell, and Alison Y. Peppers; brother Tatsuo Asato; and 11 grandchildren. Services: 8 a.m. today at Kuhio Beach. Casual attire.
Helen Hatsue Shibata
Feb. 3, 2011
Helen Hatsue Shibata, 93, of Honolulu, a former Dole Cannery trimmer, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care Inc. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by sons Roy K., Gary Y. and Wayne H.; daughters Nancy E. Manuel and Jane S. Sakai; brothers Raymond T. and Tadao Shinbo; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Kuakini Geriatric Care Inc. and Shinshu Kyokai Mission.
Barry Keith Trotter
Feb. 3, 2011
Barry Keith Trotter, 58, of Honolulu, a retired Navy chief petty officer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Highlands, N.C. He is survived by wife Kathy L., daughter Christine Bailey and sister Brenda Wheeler. Committal: 9:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Feb. 2, 2011
David "Kawika" Valencia, 59, of Pukalani, Maui, a state Department of Human Services eligibility worker for the MedQUEST Division, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Darlene, daughters Dominique and Desiree, father David, half brothers Raul Valencia and Victor, Valentino, Carlos, Marcos and Renee Amaral; and half sister Star Moreno. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Valley Isle Memorial Park.
Feb. 13, 2011
Fumie Yoshizawa, 89, of Kahului, a retired First Hawaiian Bank teller, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by son Glen, daughters May Lyau and Elli Funakoshi, brother Robert M. Nagata, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Kahului Hongwanji Mission. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
George Mun Cheong Young
Jan. 29, 2011
George Mun Cheong Young, 94, of Mililani, a retired Navy dock supervisor and City Mill employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Phyllis; son Etmun; daughters Dolynn Dusterdeck, Lori Ajifu and Lyla Dang; and a grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.