For Saturday, October 1, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Oct 1, 2011
Carol Margaret Ask
Sept. 12, 2011
Carol Margaret Ask, 68, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired business teacher at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, died at home. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by daughter Kelly E. Frost, father Dr. Evyn M. Adams and sisters Faith Mishina and Betty Andrews. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Walter Clifford Bento
Sept. 20, 2011
Walter Clifford Bento, 92, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii County treasurer and an Army veteran who served with the 31st Infantry Division, 124th Infantry Regiment, in World War II, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ruth B., sons Walter C. Jr. and Nathan B., daughter Gloriamarie Hoffman and brother Antone G. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Alejandra Espiritu Cervantes
Sept. 17, 2011
Alejandra Espiritu Cervantes, 92, of Pearl City died in Pearl City. She was born in Manaoag, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by son Phillip; daughters Florida Cabansag, Laura Tiu and Remie Cervantes; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, 1184 Bishop St., Honolulu. Mass at noon. Burial: 1:30 p.m at Mililani Memorial Park.
Stanley N. DeRieux
Sept. 26, 2011
Stanley N. DeRieux, 94, of Honolulu, a Honolulu Civil Defense chief communications officer and an Army lieutenant colonel, died in Arcadia Retirement Residence. He was born in Texas. He is survived by wife Ruth. Private services. Donations suggested to AMIT-Arcadia Memorial Irrevocable Trust, 1434 Punahou St., Honolulu, HI 96822.
Sept. 29, 2011
Cereal Fernandez, 83, of Koloa, Kauai, a retired McBryde Sugar Co. harvesting supervisor, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Koloa. He is survived by wife Catherine; sons Edward "Eddie Boy" and Bernal; daughters Sherleen "Tita" Fernandez, Suzette "Baba" Kenney and Zaneeta Quinn; brother Regalardo "Baco"; sisters Rose Pantohan and Remy Bolster; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Raphael's Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery.
Salome Cacho Garces
Sept. 4, 2011
Salome Cacho "Oming" Garces, 75, of Kaunakakai, Molokai, a retired housekeeper and seamstress at the former Sheraton Kaluakoi Hotel on Molokai, died in Mililani. She was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Marlon and Marino Garces, and Mario Garces-Javier; brother Gerardo C. Dela Cuadra; sisters Isabel C. and Dionisia C. Dela Cuadra, Iniana C. Cabanting, Guadalupe C. Javier and Bibiana C. Taasan; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:15 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Kent Douglas Gibboney
Sept. 26, 2011
Kent Douglas "Unkl Ken" Gibboney, 65, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired drywall taper, died at home. He was born in Troy, Ohio. He is survived by wife Sylvia; son Elijah; daughters Nichelle and Kymberley; stepson Tim Cowan; stepdaughters Andrea Cowan and Kimberly and Melanie Lum; brothers Patrick, Daniel and Chris; numerous grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Thursday at Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. No flowers.
Doris Satoko Hamamoto
Sept. 11, 2011
Doris Satoko Hamamoto, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Libby, McNeill & Libby trimmer, died. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by son Joseph; sisters Miriam Kaminaka, Ethel Kuwaye and Florence Tani; and a grandchild. Private services.
Katherine Hideko Horikawa
Sept. 15, 2011
Katherine Hideko Horikawa, 78, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Electric Co. secretary, died in St. Francis Hospice-Puiwa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by nephew Walter T. and niece Joy M. Addiss. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dr. Eugene Karl Horsley
Sept. 21, 2011
Dr. Eugene Karl Horsley, 58, of Keaau, Hawaii, a Hilo Medical Center pediatrician, died at home. He was born in Reno, Nev. He is survived by wife Cindy; sons Robert and William; daughters Wendy Brazell, Mary Escobar, Candice Souther and Julie Trevino; mother Wilma; brothers Michael and Paul; and eight grandchildren. Services to be held in Reno.
Elaine Shizue Kadota
Sept. 7, 2011
Elaine Shizue Kadota, 98, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Albert; daughters Roberta Muramoto, Eleanor Yogi and Marian Abe; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.
Sept. 22, 2011
Miyoko Kitamura, 84, of Honolulu, a cook at the Trans-Alaska Pipeline in Valdez, Alaska, and retired cook at St. Joseph's Church and School in Hilo and Malia Puka o ka Lani Church in Keaukaha, Hawaii, died in Honolulu. She was born in Nara, Japan. She is survived by son Richard E., hanai son Dennis Ryusaki and two grandchildren. Private services.
Richard Marc Lopez
Sept. 19, 2011
Richard Marc Lopez, 62, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a motorcycle mechanic and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Kau Hospital. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Christine Gallagher, son Michael, mother Dolores Vasquez and brother Gregory. Private services.
Cecile A. Machado
Sept. 10, 2011
Cecile A. Machado, 58, of Waimanalo, owner of a housekeeping company, died in Waimanalo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Joseph L., sons Irwin Saffery III and Jarrett K. Machado, daughters Kimberly K. Machado and Dal-jean K. Kipapa, sisters Shirley Wilcox and Diana Kupahu, and 17 grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services at noon. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Nancy Midori Matsuoka
Sept. 13, 2011
Nancy Midori Matsuoka, 88, of Aiea died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Alan and Clyde, daughter Gail and three grandchildren. Private services.
Milton Kiku Moriwake
Sept. 11, 2011
Milton Kiku Moriwake, 59, of Waimanalo, a city waste-water engineer and an Army veteran, died in Waimanalo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dennise Moriwaki; son Milton K. Moriwaki Jr.; daughters Tiane-Mae S.D.L. Moriwaki, Natasha Amano and Kim Ah Lee Sam; brother Gilbert; sister Shirley-Ann Pratt; and a grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Friday at Hope Chapel Olomana, Kailua. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Sept. 14, 2011
Frank "Jerry" Perriera, 95, of Waianae, a retired machinist and welder at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Fuel Department, died in Waianae. He was born in Keaue, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Jerome and Frank; daughters Sandra and Elva Perriera, and Shirley Pantaleon; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Thomas Ichiro Sakai
Sept. 21, 2011
Thomas Ichiro Sakai, 99, of Kaneohe, a Singer Sewing Machine Co. salesman, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Kaneohe. He is survived by son Thomas K.; daughters Joyce Long, Lana Carroll and Eunice Sakai; sisters Mildred Wong, Dora Yoshino and Jane Fujimoto; nine grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Aloha attire. No monetary offerings.
Sept. 13, 2011
Tsuyako Tamura, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Sears Roebuck & Co. saleswoman, died in Kailua Hospice Home. She was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Myron T. and Lloyd T.; brother Kaoru Tsukimura; sisters Grace Iwamoto, Mildred Miura and Maile Taniguchi; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Francisco Cabasog Valdez
Sept. 18, 2011
Francisco Cabasog Valdez, 91, of Kalihi, a former employee at Dole Plantation in Kunia, died in Pearl City. He was born in Umingan, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by sons Prudencio and Francisco; daughters Juanita Salunson, Betty de Ocampo and Luzviminda Jacob; brother Roberto; sisters Loren V. Laungayan and Rosita and Romana Valdez; 33 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.
Sept. 28, 2011
Eric Vixayvong, 47, of Waimanalo, a business proprietor and owner of Asian markets, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Laos. He is survived by wife Orathai, daughters Samay and Nana, and brothers Soukhavixay, Sid and Senguthay. Visitation: 1 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Laotian services: 2 p.m.
Lai Ming Wong
Sept. 25, 2011
Lai Ming Wong, 81, of Honolulu died. She was born in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. She is survived by sons Alan and Eric, daughter Winnie and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m.-noon Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Private burial.