For Tuesday, October 2, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Oct 2, 2012
Sept. 11, 2012
Tamino Ahn, 94, of Koloa, Kauai, a retired seamstress, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. She was born in Koloa. She is survived by brother Jenichi Shigematsu and sister Satomi Nakasone. Private services.
Timoteo C. Badua
Aug. 24, 2012
Timoteo C. Badua, 95, of Orchidland, Hawaii, a Koi Tomato Farm vegetable harvester, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sons Quirino C., Benito C., Pedro C. and Marcelino C.; daughters Mina B. Ventura, Cecilia B. Asencion and Lope B. Daquio; sister Eugenia Acob; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grand children. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery, section K. Cas ual attire.
Edward Rebillia Balangitao
Sept. 24, 2012
EdwardRebillia Balangitao, 82, of Ewa Beach, an Army retiree, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wifeBrehida; sonsEdward Jr., Gary and Rodney; daughters Randa J. and Dina; brothers Joe andAlan; sisters Patricia Medeiros, Shirley Souza and Myrna Fernandez; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery chapel. Services:10 a.m. Burial:11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Incorrect information published in an obituary Monday.
Lola May Barnes
Sept. 26, 2012
Lola May Barnes, 94, of Kapaa, Kauai, a property management employee, died in Garden Isle Healthcare. She was born in El Dorado, Kan. She is survived by sonWalter and brother Sam Barnhill. Private services.
James Watt Beatty
Sept. 24, 2012
James Watt "Jimmy" Beatty, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Airlines chief mechanic, died in Hono lulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughter Dee Jay Beatty Mailer, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Marciana Magdalina Bolos
Sept. 19, 2012
Marciana Magdalina "Marci" Bolos, 74, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retail clerk and baby sitter, died at home. She was born in Hawi, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Benjamin; sons Benton, Robin and Dayne; daughters Brenda Leorin, Renee Stolte and Tricia Bejcek; brothers Ben and Carlos Castillo; sisters Felisa Mostoles, Loretta Dante and Anita Maeda; 16 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Gloria Jean Castaneda
Sept. 24, 2012
Gloria Jean Castaneda, 72, of Naalehu, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Kau Hospital. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Oscar M.; daughters Chrissie Ann C-Mejia, Leonora Hu and Laura Lee Kahulamu; brothers Philemon Pilanca, David Pelangka and Vicente Pelanca Jr.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Naalehu Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Naalehu Community Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Virginia E. Gray
Sept. 26, 2012
Virginia E. Gray, 99, of Lahaina, a retired human resources employee for an electrical manufacturing company, died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. She was born in Rhode Island. She is survived by sons William E. and Robert E. Jellison, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: noon Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Phyllis M. Higa
Sept. 16, 2012
Phyllis M. Higa, 93, of Wahiawa, a retired cafeteria manager at Kipapa and Hale Kula elementary schools, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Raymond and Dennis; daughter Maile Kanemaru; sisters Nora Nakahira, Jane Sasaki and Eleanor Nishi; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Sept. 25, 2012
Paul "Bun" Huynh, 51, of Hono lulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Vietnam. He is survived by wife Jenny Luu "Lan," sons Henry and Wilson, brothers Hong Tich and Huy Tich, and sisters Linh My and Linh Ai. Visitation and services: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Flora Yuk Kaai-Tuitele
Sept. 21, 2012
Flora Yuk Kaai-Tuitele, 69, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Nelson Tuitele; sons George Jr., Mason and Guy Koa, David Kaluhiokalani and Tracy Perkins; daughters Lucille, Rachel and Aida Koa, Cindy Brinton and Rusielyn Smith; 28 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Kaala Baptist Church. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire.
Christopher Kamahalo Keliiaa
Sept. 22, 2012
Christopher Kamahalo Keliiaa, 56, of Aiea, a Department of Transportation employee and musician with The Pandanus Club, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Donovan, daughter Dawn Mahealani, parents Sam and Betty, and sisters Gloria Wong and Kanoe Bridges. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Bishop Memorial Chapel, Kamehameha Schools. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire. Lei welcome.
Eloise Ululani Medeiros
Sept. 6, 2012
Eloise Ululani Medeiros, 64, of Waianae, a private home caregiver and ordained deaconess at Ka Hale Hoana o ke Akua Church, Kalihi, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Joseph A.K.; daughters Sarah K. Kawaa, Cookie K. Segi, Loretta K. Ho and Joseph A.K. Medeiros; brothers Charles, Alika, William and Joseph; sisters Sweetheart Luafalemana and Sheila Keolanui; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Cas ual attire. Flowers welcome.
Sept. 13, 2012
Hiroshi Mizo gu chi, 80, of Makawao, Maui, a retired federal engineer at the Pentagon and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on Maui. He is survived by nephews Calvin and Scott Suda and Craig Mizo guchi; nieces Lynette Kajihara and Carrie Yama moto; sister-in-law Miharu Mizo guchi; and nine grandnephews and grandnieces. Private services.
Howard Genichi Murayama
Sept. 21, 2012
Howard Genichi Murayama, 68, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Hono lulu. He is survived by wife Sandra S., son Cary K., daughter Cindy M. Masuoka, brother Clifford T. and two grandchildren. Private services.
Sept. 5, 2012
Chiyoko Okabe, 89, of Kane ohe, a seamstress, died at home. She was born in Papaaloa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Dr. Jona than; daughter Jenny Arimoto; brothers Richard, Kenneth and Kiyoshi Kubo; sister Motoko Nishie; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m.
Stanley Shigemi Ota
Sept. 20, 2012
Stanley Shigemi Ota, 72, of Honolulu, a retired construction employee, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Judy; sons Kenneth S. and Brian L. Ota and Scott N. Naauao-Ota; sisters Alice Murakami, Ruth T. Masaki and Ethel A. Nonaka; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.
Pearlisa Balios Potter
July 26, 2012
Pearlisa Balios "Teddy" Potter, 69, of New Berlin, N.Y., a retired Chenango Memorial Hospital nurse, died in Binghamton, N.Y. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by husband Gary; sons Duane, Joseph "Jody" and Terry; stepmother Sora Ancog; brother Jose Ancog Jr.; sisters Elena Meehan and Melinda Crowell; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Jeffrey Norman Sieg
Sept. 28, 2012
Jeffrey Norman Sieg, 71, of Hauula, a Marine Corps retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ancon, Panama Canal Zone. He is survived by wife Ryoko N.; sons Christopher and Michael Sieg, and Jonathan Nelson; daughters Mary Lou Murphy, Lisa Sieg and Linda Bayardelger; brother Peter; sister Lisa; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: noon. Casual attire.
Patricia Ann Smith-Duvauchelle
Sept. 27, 2012
Patricia Ann Smith-Duvau chelle, 82, of Waiehu, Maui, formerly of Oahu and Puamana, Maui, a retired Realtor and owner of Akamai Realty, Kaneohe, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Michael Trento, daughter Christine Young, five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Friday at Kailua Beach. Casual attire. Lei welcome.
P. Noelani Tahu
Sept. 26, 2012
P. Noelani Tahu, 62, of Washington, Utah, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Michael T.K.; daughters Miriama and Loke Tahu, Hine Smith, Hana Andresen and Shannon Leung Choi; brothers George "Alii" Victorino and Eddie Dew; sisters Odetta Ne Smith, Josie Kahiapo, Haunani Nash, Pua Dela Cerna, Maile Hallums and Naomi Kauhane; 24 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hauula. Services: 11 a.m. Additional services in Utah. Aloha attire. Lei welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Aug. 28, 2012
Sakai "Austin" Takano, 88, of Mililani, a Consolidated Amusement projectionist, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jane, sons Craig and Myles, brother Kenneth Sekiguchi and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. inurnment: 10:45 a.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Sept. 8, 2012
Toshie "Toshi" Tanaka, 83, of Honolulu, a retired First Hawaiian Bank clerk and an employee of Dr. Jeffrey K. Hirai, D.M.D., died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Holualoa, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Cheryl Tsumura and Cathy Tanaka; brother Gerald Ishikawa; sisters Midori Murakawa, Margie T. Hirai and Ann Hirota; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.
Kihei Hatsue Tengan
Sept. 12, 2012
Kihei Hatsue Tengan, 52, of Hilo died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born on Molokai. She is survived by brothers Felix, Ethan, Arnold, Vernon and Michael; and sisters Marietta Tengan, Tania Kavanagh, Casey Wilder, Annette Chapman, Donna Scaff, Ivonne Everett and Josephine Starkey. Visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Aloha attire.
Ro-Zinnia Iwalani Wong-Paclik
Sept. 28, 2012
Ro-Zinnia Iwalani "Sweetie" Wong-Paclik, 55, of Keaau, Hawaii, an accountant at Puna Community Medical Center, Pahoa Bay Clinic and Hui Malama Ola na Oiwi, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Daniel Paclik, sons Ryan Wong and Dustin Paclik, daughter Kimberly Wong, mother Tabitha Wong, brothers Stacy and Rudolph Wong Jr., sister Katherine Boteilho and five grandchildren. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Saturday at Puhi Bay Park. Casual attire. No flowers.