For Monday, February 21, 2011
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 21, 2011
Tameka Nichole Anderson Bryant
Feb. 7, 2011
Tameka Nichole Anderson Bryant, 29, of Wahiawa, a Hickam Child Development Center teacher's assistant at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Frankfurt, Germany. She is survived by husband Kurtis T.; sons Kalika T.A.S., Kalai T.S. and Keola T.S.; father Lee C. Anderson; mother Cathey L. Anderson; brothers Carlos M. and Termaine L. Anderson; and sister Tiffany Bryant. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual and aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Wiliam M.C. Chun
Feb. 6, 2011
William M.C. Chun, 96, of Honolulu, a state sheet metal worker, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother David and sisters Jane Bacon, Mildred Tai, Cornelia Morin, Sandra Chun and Gertrude Quon. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at United Church of Christ. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Pauoa Chinese Christian Cemetery.
Feb. 15, 2011
Jerry Ferguson, 80, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a self-employed cabinetmaker, a commercial fisherman and captain of party boat the Cavalier, died in Naalehu. He was born in Red Fork, Okla. He is survived by wife Lucy; sons David, Peter, Mark and John; foster sons Ernie and Gary Biagi; stepsons Nick, Neil and John Rogge; stepdaughters Cindy Lundt and Roseann Bryant; brother Bob; sisters Marthe Dunn and Joann Greves; 24 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 3 p.m. Saturday at the Ocean View Evangelical Community Church. Casual attire. No flowers.
Jan. 11, 2011
Ralph "Ya-Chan" Fujisaki, 83, of Honolulu, a businessman, fisherman and Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Punaluu. He is survived by wife Edith, son Derrick, daughters Cyndi Fry and Noelani Gray, sisters Shirley Laskey and Faye Mar, and four grandchildren. Private services.
Feb. 5, 2011
Nobue Fukuhara, 88, of Aiea, a Kramer's seamstress, died at home. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Glenn and Ryan, daughters Lynn Furusawa and Shirley Fukuhara, brothers Takeo and Terrance Harada, sister Mineko Ito and five grandchildren. Visitation: 12 p.m. next Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Jan. 29, 2011
Kiyoshi Furugen, 86, of Honolulu, a retired salesman and Army veteran, died. He was born in Kealia, Kauai. He is survived by wife Grace M.; daughter Barbara; sisters Masako Oda, Doris S. Hara and Elaine Hiranaka; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 12 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Hospice Hawaii, 860 Iwilei Road, Honolulu, HI 96817.
Marjorie Iona Gomez
Feb. 11, 2011
Marjorie Iona Gomez, 77, of Waimanalo, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Solomon K. Davis III, daughters Jonnalee Gomez and Sharon K. Hassard, sisters Ruby Napolis and Lynette Iona, 19 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. George Catholic Church, Waimanalo. Services: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow at Waimanalo Beach Park.
Oscar J. Gorospe
Feb. 5, 2011
Oscar J. Gorospe, 66, of Pearl City, a retired Prince Kuhio Hotel steward, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Bantay, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosa; sons Norman, Rey and Ted; daughter Cynthia Agas; brother Reny; sisters Gloria Gorospe and Celia Vidal; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Christine Yoko Kanei
Jan. 27, 2011
Christine Yoko Kanei, 45, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Mitsuko, brother Gary and sister Terry. Visitation: 1 p.m. Saturday at First Assembly of God, Red Hill. Services: 2 p.m. Aloha attire.
Jan. 25, 2011
Isamu "Ham" Kaneshiro, 91, of Las Vegas, formerly of Hilo, a retired Prudential Life Insurance agent, died in Las Vegas. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Ken, daughters Susan Houghton and Margaret Stone, brother Paul, sister Kimie Gusukuma and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Holy Cross, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Private urn committal: 2 p.m. at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No monetary offerings. No flowers.
Jan. 30, 2011
Kazue Kitamura, 95, of Pearl City, a retired Hawaiian Airlines employee, died in Pearl City. She was born in Halaula, Hawaii. She is survived by son Ralph, daughter Sanae Tamashiro, five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 9:30 March 1 at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Darrell Thomas Koki
Jan. 28, 2011
Darrell Thomas Koki, 58, of Wailuku, a bartender, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Thomas and Dolores, brothers Bradley and Derek, and sisters Susan Koki and Robin Honjo. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Honolulu. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.
Richard Timmy Matapua
Feb. 5, 2011
Richard Timmy Matapua, 35, of Waialua, a Times Super Market Loss Prevention security guard, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by fiancee Stephanie Rego; sons Brandon and Brady; daughter Kiara; mother Charlotte; brothers Tom, John and Brian; and sisters Diane Porter and Berna. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at United Church of Christ, Judd Street. Services: 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.
Kenneth Kiyoshi Murakami
Feb. 19, 2011
Kenneth Kiyoshi Murakami, 86, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed dentist, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Margaret, sons Mark and James, daughters Momi Starritt and Melissa Richard, brother Walter and six grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Friday at Manoa Valley Church, 2728 Huapala St. Services: 4:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Robert Tadashi Oyama
Jan. 19, 2011
Robert Tadashi "Joe" Oyama, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Tuna Packers boat carpenter, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Clara A., son Wesley Y., daughter Charlene K. Morikawa, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Michael Alan Resquer
Jan. 26, 2011
Michael Alan "Mickey" Resquer, 57, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Victoriano and Mestota "Linda"; brothers Robert "Bobby," David and Paul; and sisters Catherine Kula and Evangeline Park. Visitation: 9 a.m. tomorrow at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, 94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Additional information for an obituary published yesterday.
Helen M. Robello
Feb. 11, 2011
Helen M. Robello, 80, of Wahiawa died in Waipahu. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by sons Ernest Jr. and Darrell, daughters Brenda Rodrigues and Sharon Nagasawa, brother Richard Pereira, sister Lorraine Ferreira, 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Feb. 5, 2011
Shigeru Sato, 87, of Aiea, a retired J.C. Penney sales representative and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Pearl City. He is survived by wife Aki, son Stanley K. and brother Haruo. Private services.
Brett Hunter Seltmann
Feb. 11, 2011
Brett Hunter Seltmann, 31, of Kailua-Kona, a Lowe's hardwood floor installer, died. He was born in Portland, Ore. He is survived by daughter Angel, parents James Seltmann and Kim Bryant, brothers Kyle and Randy, and sisters Ryan and Jill Seltmann and Krystal Motsko. Services to be held in Oregon.
Peggy Fukuko Sera
Feb. 10, 2011
Peggy Fukuko Sera, also known as Fuku P. Sera, 88, of Honolulu, a retired owner of Sera's Surf N' Shore, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ronald and Sherman, daughter Joanne Hoota, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
Shigeo Richard Shimabukuro
Feb. 5, 2011
Shigeo Richard Shimabukuro, 83, of Ewa Beach, a retired cook and Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Gary, Ted, Rickey and Carl; daughter Lisa; brothers Sadao and Mitsuo; sisters Betty Corniel, Shizue Kimura and Kimie Toma; and three grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date.
Kenneth Kiyoshi Takenaka
Jan. 19, 2011
Kenneth Kiyoshi Takenaka, 79, of Mililani, a retired Castle & Cooke master carpenter and Army veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by son Owen; daughters Wendy Nikaido and Fay Tsurumaki; brothers Stanley and Bert; sisters Betty Kazunaga, Shirley Fujimoto, Amy Oishi and Gail Kim; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
Patrick Shigemi Tamashiro Sr.
Jan. 5, 2011
Patrick Shigemi "Shige" Tamashiro Sr., 71, of East Rockaway, N.Y., formerly of Kailua, a retired New York State carpenter, died in East Rockaway. He is survived by wife Patricia; sons Patrick Jr., Ryan and Kevin; daughters LaRene and Caitlyn; brother Kenneth; sisters Audrey Kawaa and Puanani Yamamoto; and nine grandchildren. Services were held in New York. Scattering of ashes to be held in Kailua at a later date.
Katherine Kunie Tomono
Feb. 16, 2011
Katherine Kunie Tomono, 75, of Hilo, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Waiakea-Uka, Hawaii. She is survived by son Lonny and Kevan, daughter Elwyn Caravalho, brother David Koga, sisters Amy Galano and Bernice Kadota, eight grandchildren and seven great- grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Feb. 8, 2011
Sumako "Sue" Viloria, 87, of Kapolei died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Lihue, Kauai. She is survived by sons Alfred Jr. and Ezra; daughters Fay Quiton, Rizalinda Chambers and Enriquita Kaneshiro; brother Kazuo Yamamoto; sister Barbara Ricketts; 19 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Donald E. Whitcomb
Feb. 14, 2011
Donald E. Whitcomb, 59, of Kailua, a Hardware Hawaii lumber salesman, died at home. He was in born in Somerville, Mass. He is survived by mother Annabella and sister Christine Kube. Private services.
Lorraine Natsuko Yamada
Feb. 13, 2011
Lorraine Natsuko Yamada, 68, of Hilo, a Custom Sheet Metal Inc. co-owner, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Walter; sons Guy and Keith; daughters Michelle Oda and Wendy Tajiri; brothers Burton, Lloyd, Rodney and Clyde Oshiro; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.