For Monday, October 22, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Oct 22, 2012
Robert Fook On Chong
Sept. 12, 2012
Robert Fook On Chong, 87, of Palolo Valley, an electrician, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Kaunakakai, Molokai. He is survived by wife Gwen; sons Rodney and Ryan; daughter Roblyn; sisters Gladys Johnson, Dorothy Chong, May Brissette and Jane Mow; and six grandchildren. Visitation:2 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary, 150 Kikowaena St., Honolulu. Services:3:30 p.m. Aloha attire.
Glen Yukio Doike
Sept. 29, 2012
Glen Yukio Doike, 60, of Honolulu, a retired Consolidated Amusement projectionist, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Robert Y. and sister Irene K. Arai. Private services.
Teresita Montero Francisco
Oct. 11, 2012
Teresita Montero "Tessie" Francisco, 55, of Honolulu, a former Convalescent Center of Honolulu employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Mark, daughter Mary Jane Poblete, brother Roger Montero, sister Dolly Quebral and four grandchildren. Visitation:10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: noon. Burial:12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Oct. 5, 2012
Himeo Hayashida, 77, of Hilo, a retired teacher for the former Laupahoehoe High School, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Jane R., sons Guy and Cory Fukushima, daughter Kim M. Sakoda, sister Teruko Tabata, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. No donations.
Robert V. Jewell
Oct. 6, 2012
Robert V. "Bob" Jewell, 78, of Honolulu, a retired owner-mechanic for a gas station in Florida and an Air Force veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Payette, Idaho. He is survived by wife Yoko; son Michael Abrams; daughters Lynette Abrams, Kathy Jewell, Vicky Guerra and Linda Nye; brothers James and Steven; sisters Jill Maus and Jane Sailor; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:6 p.m. Casual attire.
Bradley Mineo Kobayashi
Oct. 15, 2012
Bradley Mineo Kobayashi, 65, of Aiea, a retired installer-repairman for Hawaiian Telephone/Verizon and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died at home. He was born in Kona. He is survived by wife Karen K.; daughters Kari N., Jenni L. and Leigh K.; father Goro; brothers David I. and Jonathan I.; and sister Diane K. Doyle. Visitation:3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:4 p.m.
Charles L. Langer
Sept. 26, 2012
Charles L. Langer, also known as "Charlie" and "Kale," 68, of Hilo, a retired detective for the Honolulu Police Department, died at home. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Marietta M.H.; daughters Lea F. Langer Grupen,Lisa A. Amador and Desiree Okinaka; and five grandchildren. Visitation:11 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Celebration of life:1 p.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park in Hilo, Ilima section. Casual attire.
Cynthia Etsuko Matsuda
Oct. 3, 2012
Cynthia Etsuko Matsuda, 61, of Kihei died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by father Takao, mother Harue and brother Wayne. Private services.
Grace Sonaye Mukai
Oct. 1, 2012
Grace Sonaye Mukai, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Sears Roebuck & Co. cashier department supervisor, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Debra S. and Deanna Y., and brother Walter A. Inomoto. Visitation:1 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Arthur Manulani Naeole Sr.
Sept. 29, 2012
Arthur Manulani Naeole Sr., 67, of Kapolei, a retired carpenter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Miriam K.; son Arthur "Manu" Jr.; daughters Germaine Escoto and Chantelle Naeole-Iliff; brothers David K., Joseph K. and Nohea; sisters Dorothy L. Seghorn, Margaret K. Perkins and Lillian M. Kaneakua; and two grandchildren. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:9:30 a.m. Burial:11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Oct. 2, 2012
Edward "Mits" Nagamine, 83, of Kailua, a retired U.S. Postal Service mail carrier and Army veteran, died inKailua.He was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Edward Jr. and Ron, sisters Katherine Stroud and Jane Nakasone, and three grandchildren. Private services.
Sept. 24, 2012
Tsuruko Nakasone, also known as Edith, 99, of Ewa died in Aiea. She was born in Aiea. She is survived by sons Richard Y., John Y., HarryM. and James T.; sisters Chiyo Shimabukuro, Mitsuko and Kimie Ota, and Haruko Miyasato; caregiversAlex and Joanna Rillorta; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Oct. 2, 2012
Kiyome Nekota, 90, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in Hamakua,Hawaii. She is survived by daughtersArlene Okuda and Judy Lau, brother Thomas Honda and five grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Oct. 18, 2012
Yoshihisa "Yoshi" Nishimura, 71, of Aiea, an international piano technician, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hiroshima, Japan. He is survived by wife Norie, son Alan, daughters Takae and Joyce, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Kawaiaha‘o Church, 957 Punchbowl St. Services:4 p.m. Casual attire.
Lawrence Earl Pagan
Oct. 14, 2012
Lawrence Earl "Pops" Pagan, 58, of Pahoa, Hawaii, an Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by son Zackary Andrade-Richter; stepsons Starsky Cortez and Patrick, Brian, Clifford and Travis Santos; daughter Lacina Pagan; stepdaughters Shana, Darlene and Sandra Santos; father Peter; brothers Allan, Nelson and Peter Jr.; five grandchildren; 47 step-grandchildren; and 21 step-great-grandchildren. Private services.
Fiasili Fiti Paolo
Oct. 10, 2012
Fiasili Fiti Paolo, 63, of Waianae, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by husband Fita S.; sons Berger F., Kapeli F. and Kolani F.; hanai son Malesala "Marshall"Muaau; mother Tilesa Fiti; brother Kolani Brown; sisters Me Leaga, Maima Medina, Emi White and Aofia Brown; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Church, Waianae. Mass:10 a.m. Burial:2 p.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Park.
Manecio Udasco Ruiz Pascua
Sept. 15, 2012
Manecio Udasco Ruiz Pascua, 87, of Keaau, Hawaii, a vegetable farmer, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Lourdes G.; sons Melecio, Macario andManuel "Manny"; daughters Gertrudes I. Namnama, Lorma Vila and Maryland Gonzales; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services:6 p.m. Additional visitation:8 a.m. Saturday at Keaau Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Mass:10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima Section. Casual attire.
Oct. 1, 2012
HelenKazue Suzuki, 81, of Wailuku, a retired waitress for various restaurants, died inthe Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sons Allan, Michael, Earl and Shane; daughters Janice Llego and Charlene Magauay; sister Elsie Lee; 18 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation:4 p.m. Saturday at Kahului Jodo Mission. Services:5 p.m.
Sept. 28, 2012
Sueko Takahashi, 93, of Honolulu, a Vanda Saimin and Okazu co-owner, died. She was born in Kula, Maui. She is survived by sons Glenn M., Stanley N., Clarence A. and Ronald T.; daughter Mildred M. Mukai; brother Mitsuru Suehisa; sisters Marjorie Katahara and ElizabethHirokane; caregivers Marivic Galicha and Dean Nakayama; and three grandchildren. Private services. Incorrect information given in an obituary printed Saturday.
Sept. 29, 2012
Hisayuki "Walter" Ujimori, 100, of Honolulu, a retired meat cutter for Foodland Beretania, died. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Misao; daughters Elsie Y. Kawamoto, Evelyn S. Kochi andLorraine S. Shiraishi; sisters Florence H. Kaichi, Myrna A. Afuso and Charlotte T. Abe; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:10 a.m. Casual attire.No flowers.
Katherine Leialoha Kuniko Villalon
Sept. 27, 2012
KatherineLeialohaKuniko Villalon, 59, of Waipahu died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by hanai daughter Pomai Castro, brother Charles Jr. and sisters Kuulei and Kennie-Lou Villalon, Shawna Vaivai and Cheryl Salas. Celebration of life:9 a.m. Saturday at Queen's Surf Beach in Waikiki. Casual attire.
Albert Shigeyoshi Yamane
Oct. 3, 2012
Albert Shigeyoshi Yamane, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Gasco Inc. pipe fitter, died in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Helen; sons Rodney and Russell Yamane and Daniel and Ronald Serrao; brother James; sisters Flora Iwamoto and Dorothy Ozaki; and grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services.
Oct. 4, 2012
Mieno Yoshizaki, 79, of Honolulu, a retired Leahi Hospital registered nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in SouthKona, Hawaii. She is survived by sisters Takeno Tsukahara and Toshie Hanato. Visitation:1 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:2 p.m. Casual attire. No monetary offerings.