For Saturday, April 16, 2011
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 16, 2011
Leonida Blaquera Agbayani
April 5, 2011
Leonida Blaquera "Moring" Agbayani, 66, of Modesto, Calif., formerly of Waianae, a Makaha Drive-In employee, died. She was born in Abra, Philippines. She is survived by sons Jerry, Warren and Rendell; daughters Renee Dela Cruz and Lynn Agbayani; brothers Donato and Calixto Ta-a; sisters Valeriana Temonte, Gloria Peralta, Prima Martinez and Pianing Montorio; 13 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Carl Katsumi Akita
March 23, 2011
Carl Katsumi "Carlie" Akita, 74, of Honolulu, a retired Deparment of the Army Engineer Division contract specialist, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Fusako N., son Mark H., daughter Lorene H. "Lori" Murobayashi and two grandchildren. Private services.
Andrea Edralin Aquino
March 17, 2011
Andrea Edralin Aquino, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Ilikai Hotel senior housekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Glenn and Tino Aquino, and Francisco Silvano Jr.; daughter Felicia Lum; brother Gabriel Adriento; sister Julia Siobal; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. next Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at the cemetery. Aloha attire.
Elbert Gijiro Arakawa
March 26, 2011
Elbert Gijiro Arakawa, 96, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Postal Service supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Grace; sons Glen and Charles; daughters Linette Arakawa and Marian Crocco; sisters Julette Nakashima, Rochelle Shimabuku and Lillian Yamanaka; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services held. Additional information for an obituary published April 8.
Rodolfo Rebola Bergere
March 23, 2011
Rodolfo Rebola "Rudy" Bergere, 74, of Waipahu, a retiree, died in Aiea. He was born in Caoayan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosita O.; son Jorge W.; daughters Agnes Peralta, Joylyn Hargrove and May Bergere; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Anasita Salba Cabacungan
March 26, 2011
Anasita Salba Cabacungan, 85, of Honolulu, formerly of Eleele, Kauai, a former Hawaiian Life underwriter, died in Honolulu. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Darryl Keola and Frank L., daughters Marla Ann Illuzzi and Freda Donna Yore, sister Lillian Sarmi-ento and three grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Incorrect information in an obituary published yesterday.
Rev. Mariano Cabico Caneso
March 19, 2011
The Rev. Mariano Cabico Caneso, 100, of Honolulu, founder and president of The Way of Salvation Church worldwide, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Maria Vinoya-Caneso; sons Philip and Clem; daughters Jewel Samante, Mello Caneso-Dela Cruz, Esther Caneso-Cabasan and Hazel Caneso-Bonilla; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Edward Q. Caranto Sr.
March 13, 2011
Edward Q. Caranto Sr., 84, of California City, Calif., formerly of Pearl City, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 99 supervisor and a retired Navy veteran, died in Los Angeles. He was born in San Carlos, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Nena, sons Edward Jr. and Bart, daughters Edna Caranto-Oda and Dona Ramalho, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services held in California.
Henry Kalani David Sr.
March 17, 2011
Henry Kalani David Sr., 69, of Waianae, a retired Schnitzer Steel Hawaii Corp. heavy equipment operator and a Navy veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in the Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center emergency room. He was born in Kona. He is survived by wife Rose; sons Henry "Smallman" Jr. and Peter; daughters Heidi Kreusling, Dina and Peterlynn Vinson, and Charlotte and Corinne David; brothers Samuel Jr., Albert and Walter David, and John Scofield; sisters Leilani Leong, Gwendolyn Walker, Marilyn Mohammed, Gwendolyn Dela Cruz, Joanne Perreira, Myra Tagami and Jacque Everett; 18 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. today at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 2:45 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.
Melecio Mamuad Dumlao
March 30, 2011
Melecio Mamuad Dumlao, 67, of Waipahu, a retired farmer in the Philippines, died in Aiea. He was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Emma; son Jimmy; daughters Gina Pedregosa and Lorna Malvar; brother Andres; sisters Maria Batangan, Dolores Cabel and Marta Dumayas; and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Robert Kevin Donor Freeman
April 8, 2011
Robert Kevin Donor Freeman, 24, of Aiea, a Hawaii Army National Guard staff sergeant, will be remembered in services 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. He was born in Manila. He is survived by wife Heather; daughter Maleia; parents Robert and Emma; brothers Ernest and Michael; sisters Stephanie, Therese, Gabrielle and Catherine; and grandparent Clarita Delos Reyes. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday. Committal services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
April 6, 2011
James Gideon, 74, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a former mayor of Enewetak Island, Marshall Islands, and a retired councilman, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Enewetak. He is survived by wife Notwe; son Jonathan; daughters Norma David, Nety Joanes, Neiwad Paul and Neijata Kitlong; brothers Benjamin and Etward; sisters Ruthy David, Jebe Iso and Torte Ken; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation and all-night vigil: 3 p.m. Wednesday at Jonithen Jackson's residence, 92-1429 Princess Kaiulani Blvd., Ocean View. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at the residence. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Naalehu County Cemetery. Casual attire.
Eugene Stafford Hirst
March 19, 2011
Eugene Stafford "Gene" Hirst, 89, of Laguna Niguel, Calif., formerly of Hawaii Kai, a retired Hertz England, Caribbean, Hawaii & Tropical Rent-a-Car in Hawaii car rental manager and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in Mission Viejo, Calif. He was born in Salineville, Ohio. He is survived by son Michael; daughters Patti Mickelsen and Susie Hirst-Botke; sisters Evelyn Smith, Helen Bondurant and Janice Allmon; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Arnold M. Kamaile
March 18, 2011
Arnold M. Kamaile, 75, of Waianae, a Ho'onani Landscaping employee, Grace Pacific Construction retiree and Ko Olina landscaping employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Nellie; sons Arnold L., Robert and Daniel; daughters Donna and Sandra Kamaile, and Leyen Gradle; brothers Richard and George Inouye; sisters Hannah Warren and Irene Matsuwaki; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers.
Nov. 18, 2010
Martin Kolish, 86, of Las Vegas, formerly of Kaneohe, a retired Schofield Fire Department chief, an Army veteran and former Veterans of Foreign Wars No. 94 post commander, died in Las Vegas. He was born in Baltimore. He is survived by sons Kenneth, Paul and Leonard; daughters Christine Fajardo, Sharon Kuhlmann, Denise Gulia and Heidi Kolish; brothers Paul and Andrew; 19 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Services held in Las Vegas. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Monday at Oahu Cemetery.
April 11, 2011
Lam Ng, 74, of Honolulu, a cook, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kowloon, Hong Kong. He is survived by wife Wai Hing, sons Thomas and Sam, daughter Julie Medina and four grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Valley of the Temples. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Esket Charles Padeken
April 8. 2011
Esket Charles Padeken, 65, of Kailua, a U.S. Department of Defense maintenance worker and an Air Force veteran, died at home. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Noreen, son Esket C. Jr., daughters Cassie Medina and Tonya Taylor, brothers Danny and Freddie, and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Lillian Y. Sakamoto
March 29, 2011
Lillian Y. "Sunshine" Sakamoto, 88, of Honolulu, owner of Russell's Sundries in Waikiki, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Masaru, son Russell J., sister Florence Amaki, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Neil Benjiman Sprankle
April 8, 2011
Neil Benjiman Sprankle, 24, of Mililani, an unexploded ordnance technician 1 at Donaldson Enterprises and a Hawaii Air National Guard member, will be remembered in services 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. He was born in Seoul. He is survived by father Martin, mother Unhee Seo, brother Aaron, sister Christina Archpru, grandparents Samuel Sprankle and Fasoon Kim, and fiancee Lisha Collier. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Burial: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
The Rev. Abraham B. Williams
March 30, 2011
The Rev. Abraham B. Williams, 93, of Lahaina, a retired pastor at Waiola Church in Lahaina, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Anahola, Kauai. He is survived by son Abraham B.K.; daughter Katherine L. Patrick; brothers the Revs. Gilbert "Kaliko" and Gaylord, and Benjamin; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Waiola Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Waiola Congregational Church Cemetery. Luncheon to follow. Aloha attire.
Walter Son Loy Young
March 20, 2011
Walter Son Loy Young, 88, of Waialua, a retired Waialua High School head custodian, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by sons Walter S.L. "Loho" Jr., Timothy and David; daughters Ipolani Kaio and Kammy Leathers; brothers George Fong, and George, Franklin, Chester, Douglas, Michael, Matthew and Melvin Young; sisters Carnation Harvest, Lily Takamori, Molly and Hisako Young, and Charlotte Robertson; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at United Gospel Fellowship Church, 95-061 Waimakua Drive, Mililani. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. next Saturday at the church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.