For Friday, December 2, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Dec 2, 2011
Rachel Lahela Bailey
Nov. 17, 2011
Rachel Lahela Bailey, 89, of Waipahu, a waitress in Waikiki restaurants and bartender and waitress at the Columbia Inn, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Loretta R. Beralas, seven grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, six step-great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and four step-great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Nov. 8, 2011
Pui Ho, 90, of Honolulu, a retired chef, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in ZhongShan, China. He is survived by wife Lai Jan Wong; sons John, Edmund and Frank; daughters Shirley Peterman and Sonya Yamasaki; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Taoist services. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Jean Soon Bong Kim Ibaraki
Nov. 7, 2011
Jean Soon Bong Kim Ibaraki, 86, of Las Vegas, a retiree, died in Las Vegas. She was born in Ho-nolulu. She is survived by daughters Linda T. Walker, Dawn A. Naohara and Georgeann S. Gobel; brother Donald Kim; sister Betty Fo; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Oahu Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to American Diabetes Association. Incorrect information published in an obituary Thursday.
Nov. 4, 2011
Nedrik "Lijukol" John, 74, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in the Marshall Islands. She is survived by husband Laji; sons Bolton, Ranet, Kelong, Jerry, Chomsky, John, Sear and Talbert; daughters Jenny Aaron, Nella Anmontha and Sasako Abraham; brothers Dongie and Menaje Lannge; sisters Bear Milne, Ellen Lanki, and Jekkein and Sabe Lannge; 39 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waipahu Stake, 94-210 Kahualii St. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Laie Cemetery. Flowers welcome.
Reginald Kalei Kaai Jr.
Nov. 12, 2011
Reginald Kalei Kaai Jr., 38, of Waianae, self-employed, died in Hawaii Medical Center West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sandra, hanai sons Russell and Derick Mizuguchi, hanai daughter Melia Mizuguchi and sister Archielyna Morris. Services: 9 a.m. Dec. 10 at Nanaikapono Protestant Church, 89-235 Pua Ave., Nanakuli. Scattering of ashes to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.
Clare Singley Leavitt
Nov. 29, 2011
Clare Singley Leavitt, 92, of Honolulu, formerly of Sacramento, Calif., a homemaker, died in Hono lulu. She was born in Sacramento. She is survived by husband George; sons Gary, Wayne and Glenn Singley; daughters Diane Aubrey and Eileen Silk; stepson Clark; stepdaughters Karlene Ellis, Carolyn Cloutier and Jorgene Jensen; brothers Melvin and Richard Garlick; 24 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Halawa Ward, 99-641 Pohue St., Aiea. Services: 11 a.m. with reception to follow. Additional services and burial to be held in Sacramento. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Lance H. Miyashiro
Nov. 19, 2011
Lance H. Miyashiro, 40, of Wahiawa, an employee at Mililani Pet Store and the Mai Tai Bar in Ala Moana Center, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Thomas and Carole, brother Todd and sister Dawn Chinen. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Janine May Woods Nelson
Nov. 29, 2011
Janine May Woods Nelson, 66, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., formerly of Honolulu, a retired college professor, died in Fort Walton Beach. She was born in Washington, D.C. She is survived by sons Paul and Andrew Nelson and Juan Gomez; brother Craig; sister Leandra; and three grandchildren. Services to be held in Fort Walton Beach. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Serous Uterine Cancer Research of the American Cancer Society.
Sept. 18, 2011
Masa Ono, 104, of Wahiawa, a retired fishcake maker, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons George, Paul and David; nine grandchildren; 16 grat-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Private services.
Dong Keun Pak
Nov. 25, 2011
Dong Keun Pak, 86, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Seoul. He is survived by wife Im Sook, sons Richard and Wangun, daughters Jung Sook and Jung Youn, and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. today at Christ United Methodist Church, 1639 Keeaumoku St. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Brad James Pharo
Nov. 27, 2011
Brad James Pharo, 69, of Kailua-Kona, an Army veteran who worked in accounting, engineering, engineering management and computer training and support, and also was a licensed professional counselor, died. He was born in Milwaukee. He is survived by companion Ruth Gorman; son Todd Holzbauer; daughter Nicole Holzbauer; brothers Gary, Carl, Peter, Mark and Tom Holzbauer; sister Marilyn Holzbauer; and a grandchild. Private services. Donations suggested to Unity Church of Kona Kohala and/or Hospice of Kona.
Harry Hack Rahr
Nov. 27, 2011
Harry Hack Rahr, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force major who served in World War II and the Korean War, died in Honolulu. He was born in Mineola, N.Y. He is survived by wife Elizabeth B., daughter Margaret C., stepson Jason T. Abrisce, stepdaughter Robin Takemoto, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers.
Edith Kawaiaea Shaver
Nov. 3, 2011
Edith Kawaiaea Shaver, 86, of Waianae, a former Tasty Freeze employee, died in Waianae. She was born in Kapehu, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Charles "Chuck," Billy and James W.; daughters Faye N. Shaver-Simons and Dolores M. Lapalio; sister Beatrice Canario; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Nov. 16, 2011
Yolande Thacker, 86, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Nashua, N.H. She is survived by brother Herve Ricard and sister Huguette Audin. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Peace Cathedral, 1184 Bishop St. Mass: noon. Committal services: 1 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Robert Van Niel
Nov. 23, 2011
Robert "Bob" Van Niel, 89, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii professor of history and an Army veteran during World War II, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Cleveland. He is survived by wife Eloise, son Anthony, daughter Penelope and three grandchildren. Services pending.
Abraham Hamm Young
Nov. 20, 2011
Abraham Hamm Young, 85, of Aiea, a retired Hawaiian Telephone planning engineer and Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Hanapepe, Kauai. He is survived by daughters Lynette Fonseca-Young, Luana Dean and Malia Young; brother Joseph; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waikalua Chapel, in Kaneohe. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow at the Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.