For Saturday, May 7, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, May 7, 2011
William K.C. Akina
April 21, 2011
William K.C. Akina, 85, of Chula Vista, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, a retired Air Force senior master sergeant and a state Harbor Patrol retiree, died. He was born in Hono?lulu. He is survived by wife Marian L.; sons Dr. William "Keli'i," David "Ikaika" and Stephen "Kinilau"; daughters Patricia "Keikiolani" Furtado and Stephanie "Maile" Colston; sisters Alice Stone, Margaret Contento, Agnes and Evangeline "Lei" Akina, and Virginia Thames; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Rosary: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Kaheka Street. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
David Valentine Capello
April 27, 2011
David Valentine Capello, 92, of Kailua, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 02 supervisor, retired Small Engine Clinic of Hawaii sales representative and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Kailua. He was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Margaret, son Steven, daughter Suzanne, hanai daughter Katie O'Shea, brothers Manuel and Joe, and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Kailua. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial of ashes: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Arthur Vieira DeLuze
April 30, 2011
Arthur Vieira DeLuze, 81, of Kaneohe, a retired Serta Mattress Co. supervisor, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Toshiko; sons Arthur "Gary," Jody and Nathan; brothers Don Wayne and William DeLuze; sister Gladys Seguirant; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Inurnment: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Encarnacion Tomas Esteron
April 9, 2011
Encarnacion Tomas "Connie" Esteron, 84, of Waipahu, a retired Holiday Inn (Airport) restaurant hostess, died in Aiea. She was born in Currimao, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Eugene, Richard, Jeffrey and Patrick; brother Danny Tomas; five grandchildren; and eight great-grand-children. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Cas-ual attire. Flowers welcome.
Richardo Francisco Farmer
March 31, 2011
Richardo Francisco Farmer, 48, of Pearl City, a Navy veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Marcella L. Oman and brothers Ronald S. and Robin T. Oman. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
May 1, 2011
Katsumi Higa, 87, of Hono?lulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by sons Gordon K. and Carl K., daughter Joy K. Naito, brother Jusei, sister Fumiko Shimabukuro and two grandchildren. Private services.
Rosita Ragasa Hombrebueno
April 13, 2011
Rosita Ragasa Hombrebueno, 61, of Kapolei, a food services employee, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Leopoldo; sons Joseph and Leonard; daughters Jacqueline Hombrebueno-Baltero and Jocelyn Hombrebueno; mother Antonia Ragasa; brothers Rogelio, Ponciano and Carlito Ragasa; sisters Luzviminda Divina, Milagros and Nancy Ragasa, and Sebia Salgado; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of the Mount. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Thomas Kelepine Lopes Jr.
April 22, 2011
Thomas Kelepine "Tommy" Lopes Jr., 81, of Bremerton, Wash., formerly of Oahu, a former roofer and auto body and fender repairman, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Olga; daughters Marv Ornellas, Olga Vincent, Mavis Hamrick and Teri Bray; three brothers; a sister; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Services held in Bremerton. Send condolences to tuellmckeebremerton.com or to Olga Lopes, 7061 NE Rail Lane, Bremerton, WA 98311.
Melvin Camelio Martinez
April 20, 2011
Melvin Camelio "Jr" Martinez, 65, of Ewa Beach, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 99 retiree and an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Florenda; sons Melvin F., Marvin C. and Marlon F.; brothers Mar-celino and Jorge; sisters Felicidad Martinez and Ivey Akuna; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Francisco Paraiso Parangan Sr.
April 8, 2011
Francisco Paraiso "Iko" Parangan Sr., 86, of Wahiawa, a retired Dole Co. truck driver, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Cuyapo, Nueva Ecija, Philippines. He is survived by wife Mary, sons Frank and James, daughter Leilani Repollo, brother Ponciano, sisters Petronila Moises and Simplicia Hall, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Estrella Galang Paz
May 3, 2011
Estrella Galang Paz, 70, of Ewa Beach died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Laoag, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Jose Jr., Jonathan and Joey; daughter Marie G. Ganal; brothers Danny, Samuel and Tante Galang; sisters Norma Gerardo, Elena Gabriel, Amalia Gregorio and Delia Galacgac; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m Friday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Burial at a later date in the Philippines.
Lysander Isaiah Leano Piedad
April 12, 2011
Lysander Isaiah Leano Piedad, infant son of Isagani and Suedeejo of Waipahu, died in Ho-nolulu. He was born in Ho-nolulu. He is also survived by grandparents Zosimo and Nina Piedad, and Pedro and Nancy Leano; and great-grandparents Fely Argel and Candelaria Leano. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Olivia Gueco Reid
April 7, 2011
Olivia Gueco Reid, 88, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Rodney Damasco, daughters Bonnie Marquardt and Annie Joy Craig, brother Charles Gueco, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.
Florencia Visitacion Santisas
March 31, 2011
Florencia Visitacion "Florence" Santisas, 71, of Kapolei died in Kapolei. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by husband Perfecto; daughters Paula, Patty and Peggy Santisas, and Cora Seno; brothers Alejandro, Cerilo, Juan, Jose, Alfredo and Francisco Visitacion; sisters Andrea Matias, Clara Martinez, Catalina Ains-worth, Josephina Ganotise, Felice Cravalho, Pacita Rumusod and Virgina Melear; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Jude Catholic Church, 92-455 Makakilo Drive, Kapolei. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Mariano Ayon Ayon Udarbe
April 5, 2011
Mariano Ayon Ayon Udarbe, 72, of Wahiawa, a Dole Co. retiree, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Magsingal, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Luzviminda; sons Melchore A., Narciso A. and Ronie A.; daughters Merlyn and Leilanie Udarbe, and Elma Ugalino; brothers Peter A. and Elpidio; sister Mary U. Fabro; and numerous grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. next Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m.