For Monday, August 1, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Aug 1, 2011
Daphne C. Chun
July 4, 2011
Daphne C. Chun, 69, of Honolulu, a state Department of Human Services retiree, died in Corpus Christi, Texas. She was born in Washington, D.C. She is survived by sons Andrew Stanton and Peter Chun; daughters Heather Moretzsohn, Elizabeth Barrera and Elizabeth Chun; brother Charles Shepard; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 9 at Pali View Baptist Church, 45-510 Halekou Road, Kaneohe. Burial: 10 a.m. Aug. 10 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Kevin Blaine Freitas Jr.
July 29, 2011
Kevin Blaine Freitas Jr., 27, of Waipahu, a painter, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Ryzin and Rythem; daughters Zyrie, Zyanne and Zaylee; father Kevin Sr.; mother Deborah; stepmother Jamie; sisters Kristin and Kaylin; hanai brother Ben Wallace; and grandparents Sina Tupuola, and George and Amy Freitas. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Resurrection of the Lord. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
July 20, 2011
Hideyasu Higa, 85, of Kahului, a retired Wailuku Sugar Plantation mechanic, died in Kahului. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Patsy M.; son Rodney; daughters Colleen Kauhane and Sandra Higa; brothers Seigi, George and William; and sisters Yoshiko Napihaa and Hiroko Fukuda. Private services.
Malcolm Tadashi Hirano
July 10, 2011
Malcolm Tadashi Hirano, 56, of Aiea, a supervisory engineer at U.S. Defense Logistics Agency Pacific, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Nancy M.; son Jason; daughter Jenelle; mother Midori; brothers Andrew, Wesley and Patrick; and sisters Loreen Hirano and Joanne Sakamaki. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Kenneth Tsugio Ito
July 7, 2011
Kenneth Tsugio Ito, 96, of Kaneohe, a state Department of Education employee, died at home. He was born in Honouliuli. He is survived by sons Nils J. and Lance A., daughters Judy S. Fujii and Mamie Y. Luke, sister Kiyoko "Edna" Tomita, 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Aloha attire.
Carol Miyuki Karimoto
July 20, 2011
Carol Miyuki Karimoto, 64, of Honolulu, a retired administrative officer at the University of Hawaii College of Natural Sciences, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Roy, son Ryan and daughter Darcy. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.
Wai Quon Fong Lau
July 27, 2011
Wai Quon Fong Lau, 97, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Zhong Shan, China. She is survived by son Kwock Yee Lau; daughters Sen Yoong Lau Lee, Sin Wan Lee, Qian Qing Cheng and Qian Ru Mao; 16 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Taoist services: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 9 at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Gary Alan Koualoha Lewi
June 28, 2011
Gary Alan Koualoha Lewi, 56, of Kailua-Kona, a master lei and floral designer, and sales associate at Keoki's Donkey Balls, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Waimea, Hawaii. He is survived by mother Adeline; brother Lester; sisters Sandra, Francine, Val, Cheryl and Bernie Lewi, Jody Hiraishi and Michelle-Kaulu Amaral; and numerous stepbrothers and stepsisters. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hale Halawai. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. Flowers welcome.
Harold Meyer Jr.
July 19, 2011
Harold Meyer Jr., 76, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard planner and estimator-electrician, and a Navy veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Chung Won "Wonnie," brothers Jacob and Daniel Sr., and sister Sarah L. Teixeira. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: noon. Burial: 3 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers or monetary offerings, donations suggested to University of Hawaii Foundation/Cancer Center, P.O. Box 11270, Honolulu, HI 96828-0270.
July 23, 2011
David Montero, 69, of Aiea, a meat cutter at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Lorita, sons David "Chino" and Dana, daughter Dawn, mother Juney and brothers Richard Jr. and Harry. Visitation: 10 a.m. Aug. 8 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
July 25, 2011
Takeo Otani, 88, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. government civil service employee on Okinawa and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Emiko; son Reggie M.; daughters Margie N. Hirama and Karen K. Shinagawa; sisters Masako Wakisaka, Loretta N. Fujiwara and Marjorie S. Yuasa; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m.
Barbara F. Quitan
July 14, 2011
Barbara F. "Peachie" Quitan, 68, of Pearl City, a retired hotel sales executive, died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons James Jr. and Walt, mother Hilda Costa, brothers Wayne Sr. and Dr. Bruce Costa, sister Gwen Akau and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
John Chin Jin Quong
July 17, 2011
John Chin Jin Quong, 87, of Honolulu, a former proprietor of Royal Hawaiian Market & Hofbrau, Green Turtle, Sandbox, Boulevard, Eagle's Nest and Cavalier restaurants, died in Honolulu. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by son Ronald, daughter Gayle Q. Takiguchi and two grandchildren. Private services.
Henry Francis Rosa
June 28, 2011
Henry Francis Rosa, 62, of Pearl City, a tour bus driver at Grayline Tours, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Larrilyn; sons Henry Jr., Phillip and Daniel; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Aug. 12 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Bernice M. Saiki
July 18, 2011
Bernice M. Saiki, 87, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Wilcox Elementary School teacher, died. She was born in Kapaa. She is survived by son Roy and sisters Alice Victorino and Jane Kashiwabara. Private services.
July 11, 2011
Susumu Sakamoto, 95, of Kahului, a retired HC&S Co. researcher, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Norie, son Adrian, daughters Susan Shimada and Sharon Jung, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
John Howard Thomas
June 16, 2011
John Howard Thomas, 84, of Kailua, a retired teacher with Kamehameha Schools and the Department of Defense Dependents Schools, and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by daughters Susan Stern, Betsy Thomas and Tori Thompson; sisters Joyce Newlander and Rosalie Heard; and four grandchildren. Private services.