For Thursday, October 13, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Oct 13, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 2:02 a.m. HST, Oct 13, 2011
Romeo Tejada Cabanit
Sept. 20, 2011
Romeo Tejada Cabanit, 57, of Wahiawa, an employee at Brewer Chemical in Honolulu, died in the Philippines. He was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by sons Jerome and Lionel, daughter Jenellyn, brothers Juanito and Amor, sister Carmen Hernandez, companion Tessie Derige and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Junior Eldon Chilton
Sept. 24, 2011
Junior Eldon “Jay” Chilton, 85, of Kailua, a businessman and founder of Yami Soft Frozen Yogurt, died in Kailua. He was born in Lehi, Utah. He is survived by wife Connie Hennings-Chilton; son Gregory; daughters Pamela Chilton-Harmon and Melanie Collier; sisters Rene’e Edgar, Rolene Crandel and Kayla Messersmith; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Kailua Beach Park Pavilion. Donations suggested to Hawaii Parkinson Association, 3375 Koapaka St., Suite I-540, Honolulu, HI 96819.
Oct. 6, 2011
Frank Feliciano, 77, of Hilo, a retired state Department of Transportation maintenance helper and a retired Army sergeant, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Loretta F.; daughters Laurie Umeda, Sarah Dickenson, Vanessa Alonzo and Melissa Kele; brothers Raymond and Pascual; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Graveside committal services: 9 a.m. Monday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No flowers.
Sept. 29, 2011
Harue Fujino, 87, of Honolulu, a retired procurement clerk at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by sons Stanley, Wayne and Kent; daughter Lynn Taguchi; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Mary Francis Kocsis
Sept. 28, 2011
Mary Francis Kocsis, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Kamehameha Schools teacher and a Women’s Army Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. She was born in Martin, Tenn. Private services.
Sai Hing Lau
Sept. 23, 2011
Sai Hing Lau, 92, of Los Angeles died. She was born in China. She is survived by sons David and Christopher, daughter Angela Shue, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Taoist services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Manoa Lin Yee Chung Chinese Cemetery.
Alice M.S. Matsumoto
Oct. 2, 2011
Alice M.S. Matsumoto, 87, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Eleele, Kauai. She is survived by husband Thomas T., son Orville F. Kim, daughters Rochelle A. Matsumoto and Cheryl Lau, brothers Paul M.P. and David Chun, and a grandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 12:15 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Juliet K. Matsumoto
Sept. 29, 2011
Juliet K. Matsumoto, 86, of Aiea died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by husband Masao; sons Eric, Jason and Craven; daughters Norma Nelson, Lucille Asada, Christine Matsumoto and Jan Ganutan; sisters Marjorie Powell, Barbara Ferreira and Mary Norton; nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Terrence Frederick McGee Jr.
Sept. 3, 2011
Terrence Frederick McGee Jr., 66, of Honolulu died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Kainoa K. and Kalia H. McGee, and Kele P. Stout; daughters Ku‘uleialoha K. McGee and Siouxsie A. Hemenway; and 10 grandchildren. Celebration of life and scattering of ashes: 11 a.m. Sunday at Point Panic.
Oct. 10, 2011
Faustino Mendoza, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Hilton Hawaiian Village housekeeper, died. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Larry and William, sister Lolita Pascual, caregiver and niece Cathy Veillard, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of the Mount. Services: 9:30 a.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Committal services and burial to follow at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Sept. 28, 2011
Natsuko Sakai, 99, of Honolulu, a Department of Education retiree, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Allan K. and Wilfred O.; daughters Gertrude A. Nitta, Alice T. Fukunaga and Karen S. Swofford; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
Francis Ichiro Takahashi
Oct. 1, 2011
Francis Ichiro Takahashi, 73, of Honolulu, a retired sales manager and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion June A. Otake, sons Derek Takahashi and Jared Otake, daughters Dina Takahashi and Tracy Ng, sisters Ethel Takahashi and Jane Iinuma, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at ‘Iolani School, St. Alban’s Chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Charles H. Toth
June 11, 2011
Charles H. Toth, 93, of Hilo, proprietor of Buckeye Trucking and a Navy veteran who served in World War II, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Ohio. Inurnment services: 1 p.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Jane A. Uchimura
Aug. 8, 2011
Jane A. Uchimura, 64, of Kentfield, Calif., a psychotherapist, died in Kentfield. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sisters May Dewa and Joan Uchimura. Services: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Makiki Christian Church. Casual attire.
Brandon Uganiza Yabes
Oct. 2, 2011
Brandon Uganiza Yabes, 22, of Kapolei died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Rufino “Raf” Jr. and Sherrie, brother Bryan, sister Breanna, girlfriend Roxanne Sakata and grandparents Juanita Yabes and Pedrito Uganiza. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.