For Friday, November 4, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 4, 2011
Oct. 25, 2011
Matilda "Tillie" Adler, 90, of Kailua, a retired postal clerk at the Waikiki Post Office, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kona. She is survived by sons Ronald, Paul and Derik; daughter Frances Pueo; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.
Tuisamoa Magele Sikoti Bernard
Oct. 21, 2011
Tuisamoa Magele Sikoti Bernard, 77, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu. He was born in Mount Sinai, Lauli'i, Western Samoa. He is survived by wife Taililigo; son Sikoti; daughters Luse Adkisson, Matalena Roberts, Susitina "La" Van and Tinifu Maria Bernard-Reantaso; brothers Pauga A. and Fuatimau M. Bernard, and Siaosi Pa'u; sisters Alisi T. Simaika, Mafa Faleone and Fipe Pa'u; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services to held in Western Samoa. Private burial.
David R. Bowley
Oct. 23, 2011
David R. Bowley, 64, of Kailua, a Kalaheo High School art teacher, died at home. He was born in Peru, Ind. He is survived by wife Sharrie Lee and daughters Elan and Missy Lee-Bowley. Private services. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Saturday.
Charlotte Gertrude Cockett
Oct. 17, 2011
Charlotte Gertrude Cockett, 89, of Pearl City died in Aiea. She was born in Stettin, Germany. She is survived by husband Benjamin Jr. and a grandchild. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Oct. 14, 2011
Jenter Fan, 74, died. He was born in Taipei. He is survived by wife Sandra, son David, daughters Jennifer and Stefanie, and eight grandchildren. Private services.
Robyn Lynne Francesconi
Oct. 28, 2011
Robyn Lynne Francesconi, 26, of Lawrenceville, Ga., died in Honolulu. She was born in Joliet, Ill. She is survived by parents Karl and Pamela, and brother Kyle. Private services.
Robert F. Grondine
Oct. 20, 2011
Robert F. "Bob" Grondine, 59, of Honolulu, a senior partner at White & Case LLP, Tokyo office, died in Honolulu. He was born in Milford, Mass. He is survived by wife Aiko, daughter Michelle, parents Albert F. and Mary, brother Richard and sisters Diane Saad and Elaine Kennedy. Inurnment: 12:45 p.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Incorrect information published in an obituary Wednesday.
Oct. 27, 2011
Tetsuji "Dempsey" Harada, 92, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a retired Parker Ranch carpenter, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Honalo, Hawaii. He is survived by daughter Sandra Harada-Pleskacz, sister Harue Toyomura and a grandchild. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Marian Kuuwahineuiokalani Iona
Oct. 4, 2011
Marian Kuuwahineuiokalani Iona, 67, of Kapolei, a retired caregiver at the YMCA and Moiliili Community Center, died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Mervin, Albert, Alexander and Calvin Kamalu, and Rudy Iona; daughter Sammi Mawae; sisters Edna Keohuhu, Primrose Chow, Blossom Malama, Caroline Tautua and Pauline Ross; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.
Clara Shizuko Kanagawa
Oct. 29, 2011
Clara Shizuko Kanagawa, 87, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education budget administrator, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Lanai City. She is survived by husband Wayne; son Corydon; brothers Kenneth, Paul and Leon Tomita; and sisters Lily Tomita and Alice Haitsuka. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Elizabeth Carmen Kanohoho'okahi Ka'uhane
Oct. 19, 2011
Elizabeth Carmen Kanohoho'okahi Ka'uhane, 78, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Kainaliu, Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Michael and Elias Jr.; daughters Ilena Chong, Kimberly Martinez and Pamela Tijerina; brother Henry Ako Jr.; sisters Anita Panee and Henrietta Alexander; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com. Incorrect information published in an obituary on Wednesday.
Patty Momilani Kawaoka
Oct. 22, 2011
Patty Momilani Kawaoka, 55, of Honolulu, a retired director of housekeeping at Miramar Hotel and a former employee at the Continental Surf and Kuhio Village Resort, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Warren, mother Margaret Yahiku, brothers Stanley and Glenn Yahiku, and sister Penny Yahiku-Banks. Visitations: 5 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and 11 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 1 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Kalani David Yoichi Kealoha
Sept. 23, 2011
Kalani David Yoichi Kealoha, 41, of Waianae died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father James D. and sisters Kuulei Kealoha and Jamie Bivit. Services: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Pokai Bay Beach Park, by heiau. Scattering of ashes to follow. Casual attire.
Oct. 19, 2011
Timothy Lawrence, 35, of Honolulu, a security guard and U.S. Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bellflower, Calif. He is survived by mother Linda Lancaster, stepfather Steve Lancaster, brothers Jim and Chad, and sister Rebecca Schwarzkopf. Private services.
Oct. 15, 2011
Patricia Maruta, 67, of Kapolei, a school food service manager with the state Department of Education, died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son John; brother Dennis Silva; sisters Charlene Baroza, Carol Silva and Marlene Phillips; and numerous hanai grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Rogelio Emilio Mata
Oct. 17, 2011
Rogelio Emilio Mata, 68, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu police officer and U.S. Navy veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by caregiver Cindylou Smith, brother Ronaldo Mata and sisters Alma Hougland, Gloria Gier and Marvela Satake. Committal services: 2 p.m. Thursday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Delsa Talanoa McMoore
Oct. 31, 2011
Delsa Talanoa McMoore, 38, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Savanna-Lei Martinez and Mikaela Martinez, parents Raymond McMoore and Asipau "Pamela" Tafua, brother Derek McMoore and grandfather Kipi. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie 8th Ward. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Laie Cemetery.
John J. Morrett
Oct. 14, 2011
John J. Morrett, 95, of Jacksonville, Fla., a former Honolulu Episcopal priest who founded Holy Nativity Church and served in the Army during World War II, will be remembered in services 5 p.m. Jan. 28 at Holy Nativity Church in Aina Haina. He died in Florida. He was born in Springfield, Ohio. He is survived by wife Joan, son Daniel, daughters Sandy Morrett and Lisa Morrett Reid, and stepdaughter Christa Germanson. Services: 5 p.m. Jan. 28 at Holy Nativity Church in Aina Haina. Donations to Karen Refugees, c/o The Brackett Refugee Education Fund, P.O. Box 8, Hamilton, NY 13346; or Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 3889 Eloise St., Jacksonville, FL 32205. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.
Ken Mitsuo Nakamura
Oct. 31, 2011
Ken Mitsuo Nakamura, 57, of Kailua, an agriculture inspector, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Kailua. He is survived by wife Catherine "Katy," son McKenna G., daughter Kiley S., brothers Chester and Harry, and sister Faye. Services held.
Khendell Makanamaika'i Pacheco
Oct. 11, 2011
Khendell Makanamaika'i Pacheco, infant son of Jeremy and Sheerah of Paauilo, Hawaii, died in Kapiolani Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by brother Kayden-Jeremy, sisters Shaunacey K. and Keerah, and grandparents Peter and Donna Jacob and Ross and Mary Ann Pacheco. No services. No flowers.
Elsie Lin Siu Silva
Oct. 24, 2011
Elsie Lin Siu Silva, 96, of Honolulu, a retired J.C. Penney credit clerk, died. She was born in Hilo. Services: 1 p.m. Sunday at Epiphany Episcopal Church, 1041 10th Ave.
Janet Tomiko Taniyama
Oct. 1, 2011
Janet Tomiko Taniyama, 82, of Sun City, Ariz., died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harry, daughter Jan Ogino, brother George Sugita, sister Dorothy Siu and three grandchildren. Services held.
Estelle Kam Hung Tom Chun
Oct. 27, 2011
Estelle Kam Hung Tom Chun, 103, of Kailua, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Richard K.P. and Gary K.; daughters Betty C.N. Ching, Joyce C.K. Ling, Lorna C.S. Pang and Elinore C.K. Kaneko; 21 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Committal services and burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.