For Monday, August 27, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Aug 27, 2012
Charles K.C. Ah Yun
Aug. 10, 2012
Charles K.C. Ah Yun, 50, of Honolulu died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Mahealani M.; brothers Blake and Lloyd Makilan, Melvin Ah Yun and Patrick Kim; and sister Vanessa. Private services.
Chalmers Ken Hamasaki
Aug. 20, 2012
Dr. Chalmers Ken Hamasaki, 75, of Hilo, an ear, nose and throat specialist and an Air Force veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Elaine E., brothers Roland and Ernest, and sisters Dahlia Hamada, Ruby Shintani and Thelma Yasuhara. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Aug. 22, 2012
Fusaye Higuchi, 88, of Honolulu, a retired federal government employee at Kapalama Military Reservation, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Rodney R.; daughter Laurel S. Nishimoto; brother George J. Hayase; sisters Yoshie Fujinaka, Mildred M. "Mits" Kawano, Hazel M. Kamada and Jane K. Kusumoto; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation:1 p.m. Saturday at Honolulu Bible Church, 1844 Palolo Ave. Services:2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Aug. 17, 2012
Kiyoshi "George" Kawasaki, 95, of Honolulu, a retired United Auto Body Repair and Aloha Motors body fenderman, died in Hale Nani Nursing Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Bert, daughter Lynne Ozaki, brother Hyoishi, sister Hanayo Kashimoto, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation:4 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park &Mortuary. Services:5 p.m. Casual attire.No flowers.
Bomani J. Kim
Aug. 8, 2012
Bomani J. "BJ" Kim, 87, of Wailuku, a contractor who opened Kim's Building Construction as well as a retired Maui Technical College building instructor, died in Wailuku. He was born on Molokai. He is survived by wife Misao; sons Sterling, Eric, Elson, Jason and Emery; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services held in Wailuku.
Grace Chiyoko Nakamura
Aug. 2, 2012
Grace Chiyoko Nakamura, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Ambassador Hotel accountant, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Agnes Y. Kubota. Private services.
Joyce Sachiko Nakamura
July 15, 2012
Joyce Sachiko Nakamura, 69, of Honolulu, a retired beautician, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Agnes Y. Kubota. Private services.
Jose A. Oania
Aug. 1, 2012
Jose A. Oania, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii Stevedores longshoreman, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Mary, son Steven, daughters Bernadine Parrish and Theresa Meiers, brothers Maximo and Miguel, sister Perfecta and two grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:11:30 a.m. Burial:12:30 p.m. at Mililani MemorialPark. Casual attire.
Nancy Takako Sakuda
July 31, 2012
Nancy Takako Sakuda, 87, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Glenn M., Ross H. and Donn M.; brother Walter K. Ojima; sisters Grace S. Konno, Margaret F. Ojima andAgnes E. Fujii; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:4 p.m. Casual attire.
Rhoda LaFrenais Scott
Aug. 18, 2012
Rhoda LaFrenais Scott, 78, of Waialua died in Honolulu. She was born in Lahore, India. She is survived by sons Kevan and Eric, daughters Lisa Albrecht and Karen Hernandez, brother John LaFrenais, sister Shirley Attard, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael Catholic Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Mass:10 a.m. Casual attire.
R. Lynelle Snyder
Aug. 10, 2012
R. Lynelle Snyder, 77, of Mililani, formerly of Fremont, Calif., an Air Force veteran, died in Mililani. She was born in Flint, Genesee County, Mich. She is survived by sons Larry, Ben and Andrew; and five grandchildren. Private services.
Orlando Ryan Vallejo Jr.
Aug. 11, 2012
Orlando Ryan Vallejo Jr., 18, of Mililani, a McDonald's employee in Mililani and Heide & Cooke inventory/stock clerk, died inHonolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Orlando S. Sr. and Emilia T., sisters Cindy Clayborn and Emily Vallejo, and grandparent Fe Gamalo. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Burial:10 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.