For Monday, June 27, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jun 27, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 2:03 a.m. HST, Jun 27, 2011
Deborah K. Balai
June 14, 2011
Deborah K. “Nana” Balai, 55, of Kapaa, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Thomas, daughter Merlayne Low, hanai daughter Maile, father William Brede, brother Shane Brede and sister Tweety. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. July 9 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kapaa Ward. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kapaa Public Cemetery.
Katherine Kam Lan Balancio
June 8, 2011
Katherine Kam Lan “Chauncy” Balancio, 77, of Waianae died in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son George, daughter Mervina, brothers Francis and Walter Ahsing, sister Diane Ahsing-Rogers, eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Florencia C. Boniel
June 21, 2011
Florencia C. Boniel, 69, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. She was born in Clarin, Bohol, Philippines. She is survived by husband Francisco; sons Victoriano and Ronilo; daughters Vicky Sato, Rene Borenaga, Maria Fe Canas and Maria Linda Moreno; and 16 grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Prayer services: 7 p.m. No flowers.
Douglas Kahalepuna Ellis Sr.
June 16, 2011
Douglas Kahalepuna Ellis Sr., 88, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii Stevedore Inc. stevedore, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Edna, son Douglas Jr., brother Gaylord, half brother Michael, two grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 10:45 a.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park.
Henry Morrison Gaylord
June 18, 2011
Henry Morrison “Sam” Gaylord, 61, of Honolulu, a retired American Hawaii Cruises worker, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in Staten Island, N.Y. He is survived by brothers Wm Jr., Tom, Pete and Paul; and sister Clarissa Anderson. Paddle-out services: 8 a.m. July 17; surfers meet in front of Duke’s statue. Celebration of life luau to follow at Sam’s tree, Kapiolani Park. Casual attire.
June 14, 2011
Toshio Hashimoto, 85, of Hanapepe Valley, Kauai, a Waimea Poi Mill foreman, died at home. He was born in Hanapepe. He is survived by son Clyde; daughters Hazel and Susan Fujimoto, and Lynn Tamashiro; sisters Tomie Kawahara and Alice Ikeda; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kalaheo Ward. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Stella Setsuko Honke
June 16, 2011
Stella Setsuko Honke, 86, of Honolulu, a retiree from the Department of Justice Immigration and Naturalization Service, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honouliuli. She is survived by husband Robert K., daughter Dale M. Hall, brother Atsuto “Archie” Terao and two grandchildren. Private services.
Betty Hanae Ito
June 1, 2011
Betty Hanae “Hana” Ito, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Darina Inc. seamstress, died in Hale Ho Aloha. She was born in Paumalu. She is survived by husband David T., daughter Beverly K. Oyasato, brother Richard T. Nakata, sister Clara S. Yoshida and two grandchildren. Private services.
Dr. Christopher Wayne Johnson
June 4, 2011
Dr. Christopher Wayne Johnson, 45, of Hollywood, Fla., formerly of Kailua, a podiatrist and owner of Dr. Chris Johnson Podiatry Home Care in Florida, died in Bay Pines, Fla. He was born in Kailua. He is survived by parents Rodney and Kay, brother Brad and sisters Lei Wong, Kuuipo Santana and Roxanne Cardejon. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Keolu Chapel, 1461 Kanapuu Drive, Kailua. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Paulette R. Kaiwi
June 10, 2011
Paulette R. Kaiwi, 56, of Oahu and Kauai, a nurse, died. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by companion David Mainaaupo Sr.; sons Kalawelo Jr. and Kainalu Kaiwi, and David Jr., Kaimana, Hapaki and Kekoa Mainaaupo; daughters Pollen Stevens, and Cheyenne and Sanoe Mainaaupo; brothers Albert “Bully” Rodrigues and Joseph “Joe” Carveiro Jr.; sisters Dorethey Torres, Betty Louis and Rosemarie “Idiko” Texador; 16 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. July 7 at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary Chapel, Koloa. Services: 11 a.m.
Marjorie Tomiko Kakiuchi
June 16, 2011
Marjorie Tomiko Kakiuchi, 81, of Honolulu, a retired secretary for Hawaii Freight Forwarders, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Shuji, daughters Sandra and Shari, and brothers Richard and Ralph Nakamura. Private services.
Donna Momoyo Morioka
June 4, 2011
Donna Momoyo Morioka, 53, of Waipahu died in Aiea. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by sons Nathan and Justin Roldan, mother Betty, sister Kellie Morioka-Kam, former husband Dwight “Joe Black” Roldan and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
May 24, 2011
Manabu “Stanley” Sorakubo, 89, of Honolulu, a retired supply superintendent at Schofield Barracks and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, 522nd Field Artillery Battalion, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in North Hilo. He is survived by wife Nobuko K., daughter Holly I. Nagamine, brother William T., sister Carol T. Freitas and two grandchildren. Private services.
Clifford James Vieira
May 14, 2011
Clifford James Vieira, 62, of Honolulu, an auto mechanic, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Leonora Macalino, three sons, four daughters, brother Albert, sisters Vivian Manabe and Carol Silva, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire.