For Sunday, October 21, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Oct 21, 2012
Gregorio Ramos Ancheta
Sept. 30, 2012
Gregorio Ramos Ancheta, 85, of Ewa Beach died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sonsLuis N., Benhur N., Amor N., Joseph N. and George N.; daughters Zenaida N. and Flocerfida N. Ancheta, Teresita A. Biacan and Justina Luisa A. Aday; brother Celedonio R. Jr.; sisters Rumualda A. Dela Cruz and InucenciaMorla; 18 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, east chapel. Services:7 p.m. Additional visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church in Kalihi. Mass:10:30 a.m. Burial:noon at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
Sept. 16, 2012
Gulielmus Baclaan, also known as "Mingky"and "Ben," 88, of Ewa Beach, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard base police officer and Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Aiea. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Lorna C.; sons Alan, Isaiah and Elijah; stepsons Manuel, Lawrence and Eugene Lacanaria; daughters Ronnie Rhoades and Valerie McCormack; stepdaughters Irish Cabardo, HelenEbia, Rosemarie Zane, Miriam Inay and Gloria Jean Billinger; brothers Lorenzo and Alfred; sister Marie Bacoro; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at MililaniMortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services:11:30 a.m. Burial:12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Ethel Lo Ching
Aug. 26, 2012
Ethel Lo Ching, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Department of Education elementary school teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Dan G.; daughters Pam C. Leong, Cheryl C. Bochentin and Laura C. Thue; sister Esther Chinn; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Ely Matias Corpuz
Sept. 28, 2012
Ely Matias Corpuz, 73, of Honolulu, a maintenance employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Laoag, Philippines. He is survived by wife Perlita; son Eligio; daughter Pearl E. Tucker; brothers Juan, Rolando and Francis; and four grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services:11 a.m. Burial:1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Francis Isabelo Eder
Oct. 6, 2012
Francis Isabelo "Billy" Eder, 77, of West Covina, Calif., a retired U.S. Postal Service employee and Army veteran, died in California. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Henerosa, sons Charles and Mathew, daughter Elsa, brother James, sister Nieves Galinato and two grandchildren. Services to be held in California.
Paul Behasa Gallarde
Oct. 5, 2012
Paul Behasa Gallarde, 85, of Pearl City, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Inspection Branch employee and an Air Force veteran, died in Pearl City. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Demetria S. "Deme," daughters Stella Marsh and Malana "Cindy" Paige, hanai daughter Alicia Camp, sister Helen Estrella, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:7 p.m. Additional visitation:10 a.m. Thursday at OurLady of Good Counsel Church, 1525 Waimano HomeRoad, Pearl City. Mass:11:30 a.m. Committal services:1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Angelito Domingo Justo
Sept. 12, 2012
Angelito Domingo Justo, 71, of Honolulu, a retired parking attendant withAMPCO Parking Services, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines.He is survived by wife Elizabeth G., sons John and Sherwyn, daughter Germaine Viray, brother Ernesto D., sister Florie Justo-Gerardo and three grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Kalihi. Services:6:30 p.m. Additional visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Services:9:45 a.m. Burial:11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Phillip Keoki Kalipi Sr.
Oct. 13, 2012
Phillip Keoki Kalipi Sr., 78, of Kahananui, Molokai, a retired Hawaiian Dredging foreman/laborer, died at home. He was born in Moanalua. He is survived by wife Zaidarene "Toochie"; sons William "Bill" Kekauoha, Sheldon K. Hamakua, Philip K. "Boy" Jr. and Bronson K. "Duke" Kalipi and Isaiah Emmanuel; daughters Cheyenne A., Deldrine K. Manera, Camelia L. Napoleon, Phillete "Lihue" Ling, Zaida K. "Sista" Urban and Zelia H. "Duchess" Wills; hanai daughter Pamela M. "Pamla" Williams; brother Wilfred "Spida"; 29 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Services:9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Kalanianaole Hall, Maunaloa Highway, Kalamaula, Molokai. Casual and aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Sept. 30, 2012
Shizue "Sybil"Komatsu, 84, of Kahului, formerly of Waipahu, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by husband Kiyoto "Koma," son Lloyd, daughter Bonnie Brooks, brothers Mitsuru and Toru Yamaguchi, sisters Patsy Haga and Naomi Gonsalves, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Aug. 26, 2012
Elaine Lee, 78, of Los Angeles, a Paul Hastings senior legal secretary, died. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by nephews and nieces. Graveside services:10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Mirriam C.K. Lima
Oct. 13, 2012
Mirriam C.K. Lima, 67, of Ewa Beach, a Macy's saleswoman, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Lionel Jr., Patrick, Noah and Edward; daughters Hannah and Helen; sister Charlene Hughs; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Thursday at St. Jude Catholic Church in Makakilo. Mass:10:30 a.m. Aloha and casual attire. Lunch to follow.
Trinidad Christine Manlapit
Sept. 15, 2012
Trinidad Christine "Trini" Manlapit, 56, of Honolulu, an office manager, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born inHonolulu. She is survived by husband Jesse K. Jr., son Jaren C.K., mother Dolores Espiritu, brother Van G. Espiritu and sister Sherilynne Agustin. Services:5:30 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Inurnment:10:30 a.m. Oct. 31 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers. Leis welcome.
Robert To'olefua Molio'o
Sept. 27, 2012
Robert To'olefua Molio'o, 40, of Oahu and Tucson, Ariz., died in Tucson. He was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa.He is survived by wife Victoria; son Asa-Henry Acevedo-Molio'o; daughter Antoinette Acevedo-Molio'o; mother Saifa'alagi; brother Teve T.; sisters Sandy Passi, Fanua Molio'o, Fa'alagilagi Tavita, Treasure Aitaoto and Salamasina Kaufusi; and great-grandparent Fa'alagilagi. Services:11 a.m. Friday at First SamoanAssembly of God, across from Palama Settlement. Casual attire.
Oct. 11, 2012
Noriko Nakayama, 51, of Honolulu, a business owner for NDC, died in Honolulu. She was born in Japan. She is survived by husband Takashi, son Chris, daughters Margaret and Tiffany, father Satoru Sakamoto, mother Toshie Sakamoto and brother Kazunari Sakamoto. Private services.
Gertrude Kahele Namauu
Sept. 23, 2012
Gertrude Kahele "Aunty Kahele" Namauu, 67, of Wailuku, a homemaker, died. She was born inKanaio, Maui. She is survived by husband George K. Sr.; sons George K. Jr., Jeffrey Sr. and Justin P.; hanai son Maya Guteria; daughter Valerie H.; brother Edward Uwekoolani Sr.; sisters Margaret Quinabo and Mildred Manoa; 13 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation:8 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services:10 a.m. No flowers. Lei welcome. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Remington Kapono Price
Oct. 15, 2012
Remington Kapono "Remi" Price, 21, of Honolulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Florida. He is survived by mother Juliane Bump, sisters Brazilia Bump and Eva Romero, and grandparents Donald and Marie Price andJack and Geneva Bump. Scattering of ashes:4 p.m. Monday off Waikiki. Services to follow at Queen's Beach in Waikiki. Condolences may be sent to www.hawaiifuneralservices. com.
Valerea Deon Ridgeway
Oct. 12, 2012
Valerea Deon Ridgeway, 57, of Ewa Beach, a retired Realtor, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in New York City. She is survived by husband Thomas, mother Frances and brothers Sean and Timothy Mathews. Private services.
Marjorie Valorie Riveira
Oct. 13, 2012
Marjorie Valorie Riveira, 78, of Wailuku died at home. She was born on Maui. She is survived by sons Joseph IIand JohnM.; daughters Ramona M. Lawing, Juanita V. Stewart and Cheryl R. Landreth; sisters Ramona Wilson, Alice Cruz and Hazel Rodrigues; 16 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary in Wailuku. Services:7:30 p.m. Burial to be held on Oct. 30 at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Elaine Kiyoko Sugai
Oct. 6, 2012
ElaineKiyoko Sugai, 60, of Kihei, Maui, a Kihei Public Library assistant, died at home. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Patrick, daughter Liane, mother Lily Iwamoto and sisters Frances Tsutsui, Florence Kakuda, Debra Reinking and Kristl Iwamoto. Private services.
Richard Shigeo Tagawa
Sept. 30, 2012
Richard Shigeo Tagawa, 78, of Honolulu, a tour consultant, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ethel L., sons Steven and Neil, daughter Regan Van Sandt, brother Walter and sisters Marion Yamamoto, Jan Nakamura and HelenFlanary. Private services.
Florence Fusae Tanaka
Oct. 8, 2012
Florence Fusae Tanaka, 90, of Honolulu, a former owner of Tanaka Distributors, died in Hale Ola Kino. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Vernon and Mathias Thornley, brother Clarence Ono, sisters HelenNomura and Amy Utterback, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Oct. 5, 2012
Sueko Umemoto, 94, of Kaneohe, a retired licensed practical nurse for the Kohala Sugar Plantation dispensary, died in Ann Pearl Nursing Facility. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by son Gordon, daughter Charlene Omori, sister Yoshiko Fujimoto, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation:4 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:5 p.m. Aloha attire.
Nancy Lee Anderson Vivas
Oct. 7, 2012
Nancy Lee Anderson Vivas, 84, of Honolulu died in Colorado Springs, Colo. She was born in Long Beach, Calif. She is survived by husband Albert JohnJr.; daughters Sandra Lee and Linda Lee Vivas and Donna Lee Vivas Ditz; and two grandchildren. Services:8:30 a.m. Saturday at Outrigger Canoe Club. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Women's Sports Foundation, Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, New York, NY 11554.
Steven Curtis Wilson
Oct. 4, 2012
Steven Curtis Wilson, 51, of Waipahu, a drywall taper, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Jeremiah and Isaac; daughter Ka‘anoi‘pualeilani; brothers Ken Kahunahana and Myron, Michael and Robert Wilson; and sister Michelle Teyssier. Visitation:6 p.m. Friday at Calvary Chapel Honolulu, 98-1016 Komomai Drive in Aiea. Potluck celebration:noon Saturday at 91-849 Pohakupuna Road No. D, Ewa Beach. Scattering of ashes:3 p.m. For more information, call Ken at 255-3536 or Kathy at 722-0065.
Sept. 5, 2012
Eichi Yamada, 92, of Aiea, a retired carpenter, died in Waipahu. He was born in Kurtistown, Hawaii. He is survived by daughter Elaine Lum and four grandchildren. Private services.