For Wednesday, September 12, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Sep 12, 2012
Michael Louis Blanche
Aug. 28, 2012
Michael Louis Blanche, 63, of Wailuku, a retired Kihei Ice Co. warehouse truck driver and a construction industry carpenter, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by companion Hazel Dennis; stepson Reggie Dennis; stepdaughters Denise, Tina and Tracy Dennis; mother Carmelita A.; brother Richard; sister Pamela Johnson; 11 stepgrandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Monday at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Herbert Kim Fahn Chee
July 2, 2012
Herbert Kim Fahn Chee, 78, of Sunnyvale, Calif., a retired Lockheed Martin employee and an Army veteran, died in Sunnyvale. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Jameson. Private services.
Lynn Ishida Estes
Aug. 31, 2012
Lynn Ishida Estes, 57, of Honolulu, a Kincaid's waitress, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Chicago. She is survived by son Jeremiah; father Lincoln Ishida; brothers Lane, Lyle and Leigh Ishida; and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Congregational Church. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire.
Margaret Mae Fernandez
Aug. 29, 2012
Margaret Mae Fernandez, 91, of Waipahu died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband William "Willie," son James "Jimmy," daughters Marian Linville and Roseann Conroy, brother David Franks, five grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday and 8:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Sunday and 9:30 a.m. Monday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Velma Leimomi Gahan
Aug. 11, 2012
Velma Leiomomi Gahan, 74, of Kailua, a retired city case manager, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Michael, Joseph and Rambeau; daughters Patricia Lau, Ululani Yamashiro and Vicky Kamaka; brothers Homer Meyer and Stephen Misawa; 14 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Herbert H.S. Ho
Aug. 24, 2012
Herbert H.S. Ho, 76, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Evelyn Wong, Emma Ajimine and Betty Kam. Private services.
Ted Mitsuo Idouchi
Aug. 29, 2012
Ted Mitsuo Idouchi, 89, of Kailua, retired owner and hairdresser of Ted & Lil's Beauty Salon and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Kapoho, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Lillian Y.; sons Aaron, Tracy and Keith; daughters Joan Kawamoto and Janet Idouchi; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.
Alexander Kane Keawe
Aug. 27, 2012
Alexander Kane Keawe, 60, of Hauula, a laborer, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Patti Ann; sons Alexander, Blaise, Moses "Moke," Jerry and Vester; daughters Cecilia Birch and Tomacene Keawe; brother Adam; sisters Rose Kaiahua, Kamai Keawe, Jennifer Sutton-Thomas and Maxine Kaokai; and 13 grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Sung Joon Lim
Sept. 9, 2012
Sung Joon Lim, 82, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Seoul. He is survived by wife Joo Ryoung; sons Young Rok, Jeong Rok and Hyung Rok; daughters Anna Lim and Hyon Suk Lee; brother Sung Jae; sisters Hee Sook and Hee Soon; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Pius X, 2821 Lowrey Ave. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
William Charles Mahaulu Jr.
Aug. 23, 2012
William Charles Mahaulu Jr., 81, of Mililani, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard blueprint publishing shop director and retired Hawaii Army National Guard command sergeant major, died in Mililani. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son William C.K.; daughters Charlene Gautier, Irma Taylor and Irene Kapiko; sister Harriet Liwai; 16 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Incarnation Nabariz Manatad
Aug. 30, 2012
Incarnation Nabariz Manatad, 93, of Renton, Wash., formerly of Kahaluu, a retired commercial fishing business owner, died in Bellevue, Wash. She was born in Haiku, Maui. She is survived by sons Candido and Carlo; daughters Mary Medina, Florita Kam, Florepis Cabanilla, Dailinda Cabral, Bancaflor Kapule, Lucia Bernard, Isadora Ching, Simonette Soares and Dina Manatad; stepdaughters Anita Claycomb and Maggie Fleming; 45 grandchildren; 75 great-grandchildren; and 21 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Waikane, 48-422 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Rosary: 11 a.m. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Graveside services: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: diamondheadmortuary.net.
Sept. 3, 2012
Humiko "Margaret" Matsuda, 90, of Kahului died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by husband Hideyuki, son David, sisters Dorothy Tamura and Jane Sakuma, six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condlences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Lia Kuupuni Medeiros
Aug. 20, 2012
Lia Kuupuni Medeiros, 83, of Waianae, a retired SIDA Taxi of Hawaii employee, died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Leroy; sons Brian, Bruce, Kaui and Barry Lelepali; daughter Lila Mae Lelepali; brothers Harry Aki, and Bobby and Edwin Kini; sisters Harriet Paishon, Nani Young and Pualani Amaral; 12 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 98-530 Kaahele St., Aiea. Services: 10:30 a.m.
George Kalani Meheula
Sept. 2, 2012
George Kalani "Keoki" Meheula, 71, of Henderson, Nev., a retired Hono- lulu Police Department officer, Vacations Hawaii supervisor and a Navy veteran, died in Las Vegas. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jane, daughters Kellie Meheula Carter and Kim Meheula, mother Nora Santos, sisters Blossom and Sandy Silva, hanai brother Ernest Kanoa, hanai sister Sophie "Lucy" Makainai and three grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Sept. 21 at Heeia Park Pavilion, Kaneohe. Scattering of ashes to follow at Kaneohe Bay. Casual or aloha attire. Lei welcome.
Edward A. Miller
Sept. 1, 2012
Edward A. "Peanut" Miller, 62, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Violet, brother Bobby and sister Gayle. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of the Mount, 1614 Monte St. Services: 10:30 a.m. Scattering of ashes: 1:30 p.m. at Ala Moana Beach. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.
Valdemar H. Myhre
Sept. 3, 2012
Valdemar H. Myhre, 91, of Kailua, a lawyer and an Army veteran, died in Hono- lulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Irene, sons John and Jim, daughter Anne, sister Gloria Davis and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Kailua. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Sylvia Vandelia Obradovic
Sept. 7, 2012
Sylvia Vandelia Obradovic, 86, of Honolulu, an educational psychologist, died in Honolulu. She was born in Detroit. She is survived by son Marko, daughter Kara and two grandchildren. Services to be held in December.
Aug. 15, 2012
Rinda Siales, 50, of Aiea, a Team Cleaning Co. housekeeper, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia. She is survived by brothers Ermes and Bill Siales, and Sickra Amwel; and sisters Nisko Relech and Uneda Eko. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Burial in Chuuk.
Aug. 22, 2012
Arminahila "Nena" Tampon, 87, of Waipahu, a Kaneda's Okazuya employee, died in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. She was born in Aiea. She is survived by daughters Emme Burns, Carrie Comeau and Jocelyn Nelson; brothers Pedro and Neciforo; sister Clara Munalem; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Waipahu. Program: 9 a.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Viola K.T. Whaley
Aug. 19, 2012
Viola K.T. Whaley, 91, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a retired Hickam Air Force Base Commissary clerk, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Jerome and Jeffery, daughter Jody J. Pasco, nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Graveside services: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Aug. 31, 2012
Atsushi Yasutake, 99, of Kapaa, Kauai, a farmer and proprietor of Yasutake Store, died in Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by sons Donald, Kenneth and Leslie; daughter Elaine Morita; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Sunday at Garden Island Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Richard Wo Yee Young
Aug. 22, 2012
Richard Wo Yee Young, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Dutch Girl Pastry Shoppe baker and a World War II Army veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Frances F.; son Wendell; daughters Audrey Young, Sharon Uesugi, Carolyn Kam and Roberta Endo; brother William W.H.; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 19 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.