For Saturday, June 2, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jun 2, 2012
Christian Valor Asnieres
May 7, 2012
Christian Valor Asnieres, 43, of San Francisco, a Wells Fargo project manager, died in Honolulu. He was born in San Mateo, Calif. He is survived by daughter Kiana E., mother Susanne Spangenberg, brother Melvin Wickelmann Jr. and sister Amanda Sanders. Private services. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Fred Joseph Colello
May 4, 2012
Fred Joseph Colello, 86, of Aiea, a retired Air Force master sergeant, died in Honolulu. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Kimiko; sons Mark and Joseph; daughters Anna Teramoto, Mary Kahoopii and Freda Pohaku; brother Joseph; 17 grandchildren; and 35 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.
Everett Kauahikaua Cox
May 15, 2012
Everett Kauahikaua "Mani" Cox, 76, of Haleiwa, a Hawaiian Tel retiree and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by brother Charles B. Jr. and sister Louise C. Kawahakui. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Burial: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
May 26, 2012
Ricky Donre, 38, of Honolulu, a Chili's cook, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Pohnpei, Micronesia. He is survived by companion Lisa Rivera; daughters Sierra, Alliyah, Ericka and Selena; mother Eprihna; and sister Susin Daniel. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Central Union Church. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Pantaleona Dacuycuy Eder
May 7, 2012
Pantaleona Dacuycuy "Leonie-Maring" Eder, 70, of Honolulu, a Kaiser Permanente retiree, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Inocencio A., sons Noel and Junior, daughters Imelda "Mimi" Lopes and Mariesen Kirkham, brother Alfonso Dacuycuy, sister Helen Flores and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Philomena Church, 3300 Ala Laulani St. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Diana Alice Foley
May 28, 2012
Diana Alice Foley, 57, of Ewa Beach, a custodian, died. She was born in San Francisco. She is survived by son William. No services.
Donald Dung Ning Fong
May 21, 2012
Donald Dung Ning Fong, 88, of Honolulu, a retired waiter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by wife Susan P.T., sons Thomas and James, daughter Lena, sister Alice Yee, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
David R. Huffman
May 19, 2012
David R. Huffman, 86, of Kapolei, a pilot and a veteran of the Marine Corps and Air Force, died in Kapolei. He was born in Marshall, Texas. He is survived by wife Edna I., daughters Heather A. Petryna and Debra L. Sandering, and four grandchildren. No services.
Bernard Oliwa Kamala Sr.
May 21, 2012
Bernard Oliwa "Jawa" Kamala Sr., 66, of Eleele, Kauai, an entertainer with Kauai Boys and the Kaapana brothers Led and Ned, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Puuwai, Niihau. He is survived by sons Shane Kanehailua, Jae Mersberg, and Bo, Milton and Kanoe Kamala; daughters Nicole Kanehailua, Lauri Day, and Anna and Leilani Kamala; brother Keoki; and 17 grandchildren. Visitation: 6 to 7 a.m. Sunday at Salt Pond Big Pavilion. Services to follow. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Muriel Chiyomi Kaneda
May 12, 2012
Muriel Chiyomi Kaneda, 90, of Aina Haina, a retired Dole Cannery cafeteria employee, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Paul I., daughters Shirley Y. Sato and Dayle A. Yoshikawa, brothers Walter M. and James S. Yamada, sister Ellen C. Gono, six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Stephen Keliimolowaole Kapanui
May 15, 2012
Stephen Keliimolowaole Kapanui, 79, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Kailua-Kona. He is survived by wife Patricia; sons John and Virgil Kapanui, and Stephen Kekaulike; daughters Annette Holbron and Stevenette "Cookie" Lee; brothers Simeon Kekaulike and George Aukai; sisters Elizabeth L. Lee and Doris Wright; 13 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
May 20, 2012
Hung Lo, 85, of Honolulu, a retired tailor, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Shanghai. He is survived by wife Miu Tung Cheng; sons David, Simon and Brian; daughters Lily L. Lam, and Irene and Polly Lo; and five grandchildren. Private services.
Joanne Jung Magota
May 16, 2012
Joanne Jung Magota, 55, of Honolulu, a graphic artist, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Seoul. She is survived by husband Robert O.; son Jonathan S.; brothers James, Young and Mike Cho; and sisters Jeanette and Judy Lee. Private services.
Rebecca Ng Mak
May 25, 2012
Rebecca Ng Mak, 92, of Honolulu, proprietor of Chee Hing Catering in Wahiawa, died in Oahu Care Facility. She was born in Sarawak, Malaysia. She is survived by daughter Judy Lee; brothers Bing Kwan, Peng Nam, Ben and John Ng; sisters Sandy and Christine Ng; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.
April 19, 2012
Totsue Matsuda, 94, of Honolulu, formerly of Hilo, a homemaker, died in a private care home. She was born in Paukaa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Paul, daughter Jean Young, sister Mitsue Okumoto and four grandchildren. Private services.
Helen Keawe Pestana Miller
May 18, 2012
Helen Keawe Pestana Miller, 87, of Hauula, a retired executive secretary at Kaiser Permanente and Hawaii Preparatory Academy, died in Aiea. She was born in Hawi, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Gilbert J. and Michael A., sister Hilda Cowden and two grandchildren. Private services.
Daniel Colon Pagan Sr.
May 3, 2012
Daniel Colon "Nishio" Pagan Sr., 88, of Waianae, a retiree from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Shop 72, died in Kailua. He was born in Kukuihaele, Hawaii. He is survived by son Daniel Jr.; daughters Valerie Lopes, Josephine "Joey" Hernandez and Colleen Kama; brother Jesse; sisters Mary Rodrigues, Jane Carreira, Louisa Ramos, Hattie Adsuara and Helen Costa; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Michael John Peltier
May 25, 2012
Michael John Peltier, 72, of Goodyear, Ariz., a civil engineer in construction who built high-rises and shopping centers throughout Hawaii, and an Army veteran, died in Goodyear. He was born in Escanaba, Mich. He is survived by wife Judy; daughters Kathleen Larson and Kristina Peltier; brothers William, Lloyd and Jim; sisters Regina, Virginia and Mary; and a grandchild. Services in Goodyear. Online condolences: www.thompsonfuneralchapel.com.
Kellen Lucas Sharpe
May 26, 2012
Kellen Lucas Sharpe, infant son of Grant and Kristen of Honolulu, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Kapiolani Medical Center. He is also survived by sisters Alexis Brooke and Braelyn Alivia Sharpe, and grandparents Mike and Karen Asman, and Judy Sharpe. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional services to be held in Ohio. Flowers may be sent to Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Or in lieu of flowers, donations suggested to American SIDS Institute.
Beverly Jean Shigemura
May 22, 2012
Beverly Jean Shigemura, 61, of Aiea, an administrative assistant at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Roy, daughter Renae, mother Mabel Medeiros, brother Russell Medeiros and sister Sheila Morikawa. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
Clarinda Brooks Teixeira
May 26, 2012
Clarinda Brooks Teixeira, 65, of Honolulu died in Puuwai o Makaha. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Patrick G.S. Chow. Private services. Letters of condolence may be sent to P.O. Box 235920, Honolulu, HI 96823.
Martina Ruiz Vila
May 29, 2012
Martina Ruiz Vila, 101, of Lanai City died in Lanai Community Hospital. She was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Felicito and Emiliano; daughters Mercedes Topinio, Rufina Lesking and Juanita Bala; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at Sacred Hearts Church, Lanai. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Lanai Cemetery. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Alexander Junichi Watanabe
May 27, 2012
Alexander Junichi Watanabe, 88, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired Hamakua Sugar Co. cultivation supervisor, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Honuapo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Shinayo O.; son Calvin; daughters Mary Ann Spaulding and Judi Hayenga; sisters Tamae Iwamoto, Fujie Fujimoto and Harumi DeMello; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.