For Sunday, July 8, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jul 8, 2012
Sylvia Maureen Abernathy
July 5, 2012
Sylvia Maureen Abernathy, 75, of Holualoa, Hawaii, an advocate for the blind, died. She was born in Morganton, N.C. She is survived by daughters Sherron Rosenberger and Barbara Sangerman, sister Priscilla Watts and a grandchild. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mokuaikawa Church, Kailua-Kona. Burial to follow at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to National Federation of the Blind of Hawaii, West Hawaii Chapter.
Robert Marcel Dawson
June 22, 2012
Robert Marcel Dawson, 64, of Kihei, Maui, an independent contractor, died. He was born in England. He is survived by companion Susan M.L. Woolson and mother Simone Askey. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Pauwela, Maui. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Gail Hisayo Hara
June 23, 2012
Gail Hisayo Hara, 69, of Aiea died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kenneth H.; sons Ken Jr., Kerry, Kurt and Kyle; brothers Melvin and Dennis Yamachika; sisters Carol Ishiara and Marian Yamachika; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Tony Toshio Miyamoto
May 27, 2012
Tony Toshio Miyamoto, 77, of Pearl City, an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by son Ryan, brother Bobby N. and sisters Dora Y. Oda and Helen T. Oishi. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.
Carolina M. Polintang
June 22, 2012
Carolina M. Polintang, 89, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a retired Kauai Resort housekeeper, died in Garden Isle Health Care. She was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by brother Pedro. Visitation: 8 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.
Karol Lewis Van Zwalenburg
June 27, 2012
Karol Lewis Van Zwalenburg, 51, of Paia, Maui, died in Paia. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Keoni R., mother Jay, brother Paul and sister Kim. Services: 4 p.m. Monday at Grace Church, Pukalani, Maui. Donations suggested to Grace Church to continue the sponsorship of the child Karol and Keoni support through World Vision.
Charles Kupihea Warrington Jr.
July 1, 2012
Charles Kupihea Warrington Jr., 64, of Panaewa, Hawaii, a retired social worker with Queen Liliuokalani Children's Center, Casey Family Programs, Kamehameha Schools and the state, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Hedwig N., sons Kupihea and Kinohi, and daughter Kaliko W. Fatafehi. Visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hilo Veterans Cemetery No. 2.
June 23, 2012
Yoshikazu Yoshino, 83, of Lahaina died in Las Vegas. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Julie; sons Ben and Owen; brothers Katsuichi Yoshino, and Kameo and Joe Tanaka; sisters Tsuruyo Hoshide, Kikue Kanemote and Kathleen Miyakawa; and two grandchildren. Private services.