For Tuesday, May 29, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, May 29, 2012
Judith Willey Franz
May 14, 2012
Judith Willey Franz, 72, of Honolulu, an Iolani Palace staff member and volunteer, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Cincinnati. She is survived by sisters Amy Camins and Susan Fiore. Celebration of life: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Kanaina Building (Old Archives Building), Iolani Palace. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Friends of ‘Iolani Palace, American Cancer Society or charity of one's choice.
George Katsumi Kinoshita
May 5, 2012
George Katsumi Kinoshita, 95, of Honolulu, a retired proprietor of a dry cleaning and laundry service in the hotel industry, died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Marysville, Calif. He is survived by wife Hatsumi, daughter Cathy Iwai, sister Noriko Okuno and a grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Alvin Kiyoshi Kushima
May 25, 2012
Alvin Kiyoshi Kushima, 66, of Honolulu, a retired Office of Hawaiian Affairs director of human resources and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died at home. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Iris M., son Bryan M. and sister Carol Chun. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire.
Jeanette Emiko Matsumoto
April 17, 2012
Jeanette Emiko Matsumoto, 69, of Honolulu, a retired state social worker, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Jill Matsumoto and Jan Hoekstra, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire.
Emily Sadako Yamamoto
May 22, 2012
Emily Sadako Yamamoto, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Kaimuki High School teacher, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kiyomi, son Alan, daughter Carol Ganiron, brothers Leo and Henry Iizaki, sisters Helen Narimasu and Elaine Nonaka, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Elks Club Lodge, 2933 Kalakaua Ave., with complimentary valet parking. Services: 1:30 p.m. Private inurnment. Colorful casual attire. No wreaths.