For Wednesday, June 1, 2011
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 01, 2011
Mauricio B. Balisacan
May 15, 2011
Mauricio B. Balisacan, 73, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Kentucky Fried Chicken cook, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosa; sons Amante and Mauricio Jr.; daughters Chita Capistrano and Marylou Iglesia; brother Francisco; sisters Salome Balisacan, Florinda Ganotisi, Felicidad Urata and Fortunata Dumayas; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, Koloa, Kauai. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery.
Teiko Ogawa Inouye
May 2, 2011
Teiko Ogawa Inouye, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Veterans Administration rating board specialist, died in Maunalani Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by sons Craig and Wesley, daughter Gayle Takanishi, brother Richard Ogawa, sisters Esther Monma and Elaine Ogawa, and six grandchildren. Private services.
May 17, 2011
Irveing “Jake” Jacobsen, 94, of Kailua, a retired supply officer at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Thornton, Iowa. He is survived by son Bruce, sister Florine Peters and three grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Windward Christian Church. No wreaths. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.
Olga Ellen Jowell
March 8, 2011
Olga Ellen Jowell, 86, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in La Mesa, Calif. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Maitland, Christopher and Corey; daughters Jody Diaz and Tracy Halstead; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Kailua. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.
Frank Lono Mahiai Jr.
April 24, 2011
Frank Lono Mahiai Jr., 58, of Makaha, an automobile mechanic, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Harriet; son Francis K. “Braddah”; daughters Josephine Gomes, and Francine and Dana Mahiai; mother Laura Hanamaikai; brothers Wendell and Howard Mahiai, and Rujoin Hanamaikai; sisters Deltia and Mary Ann Mahiai, Christine Mattos and Puala Hanamaikai; and 10 grandchildren. Private services.
April 28, 2011
Rowena Millare, 39, of Honolulu, a former Hawaii Medical Service Associaton employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ransen and Rayden Lat, mother Estrella Rodrigues, brother Lando, sisters Rose Riley and Gloria Rodrigues, and companion Scott. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Sorence Kaalakea Nelson
April 27, 2011
Sorence Kaalakea Nelson, 84, of Pearl City, a sheet metal worker, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ethel Mae, daughters Lyndette Kaluna and Lorrie Nelson, brothers William Hoopii and James Nelson, sisters Leilani Oliveira and Marilyn Willett, five grandchildren, a great-grandchild and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
May 23, 2011
Chiyoko Onishi, 90, of Kailua died at home. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by daughters Stephanie S. Pauling and Winifred Chrismer Nagy; stepson George; stepdaughters Violet Okuhata, Pauline Craig and Annette Pipi; brother Shigeru Ishikawa; sister Betty H. Silva; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
May 25, 2011
Jiroichi “Jay” Otani, 94, of Honolulu, an M. Otani Co. business executive and Hawaii National Bank founding director, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Toshiko E.; daughter Nalani Golesorkhi; brothers Akira, Dr. Theodore T. and Gilbert H.; sisters Gladys M. Yoshimura and Evelyn S. Kiyota; caregiver Farshid Golesorkhi; and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Waialae Country Club, 4997 Kahala Ave. Hawaiian attire. No flowers.
Lawrence Ku‘ulei McColgan Pedro Sr.
May 6, 2011
Lawrence Ku‘ulei McColgan Pedro Sr., 87, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii Laborers Union foreman and an Army veteran and merchant mariner who served during World War II, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Lawrence K. Jr., daughter Theresa K. Martinson, sister Catherine Silva and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com. Updated information for an obituary published Monday.
Mabel Gladys Peterson
May 21, 2011
Mabel Gladys Peterson, 83, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. She is survived by son Clarence; daughters Beverly Kishida, Carol Gagliardi, Theresa Esprecion and Nora Onaga; brother Stanley Ramos; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Robert L. Peugh Jr.
May 15, 2011
Robert L. Peugh Jr., 66, of Lahaina, a Maui Adventure Cruises retiree, died. He was born in Hutchinson, Kan. He is survived by brother Terry and caregivers Bets Jepsen and Charlie Garner. Scattering of ashes: June 29 in Lahaina. For details, call Terry and Kathy Peugh at 208-939-2807. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Eugenia Bumanglag Sahagun
May 24, 2011
Eugenia Bumanglag Sahagun, 81, of Kaunakakai, Molokai, a retired owner of a private care home in Waipahu, died in Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons William and Edgar Sahagun, and Gregory Agonoy; daughters Filma Sahagun and Clarisa Tanisue; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park Chapel. Services: noon. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Doreen Leimomi Willing
May 16, 2011
Doreen Leimomi “Tyson” Willing, 53, of Waianae died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother May “Aunty Momi”; brothers Fred, Carl and William; and sisters Amelia, Eleanor and Alberta Willing, and Yvonne M. Pokakaa. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Grace Yun Tai Yap
May 18, 2011
Grace Yun Tai Yap of Honolulu, a retired assistant to the president of the YMCA of Honolulu, Metropolitan Office, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Allan; daughters Susan Chun, Colleen Lunasco and Roxanne Murakami; brother Daniel Chang; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.