For Monday, November 12, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 12, 2012
LAST UPDATED: 3:13 p.m. HST, Nov 13, 2012
Bernard Kenji Adachi
Oct. 14, 2012
Bernard Kenji "Popi"Adachi, 76, of Waianae, a retired firefighter at Waianae Fire Station, Engine 26, and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Lihue, Kauai. He is survived by wife Dorothy, son Arthur, daughters Alyshia Garcia and Aly Adachi, brother James, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Celebration of life potluck: 11 a.m. Nov. 24 at Carlsmith Beach Park Pavilion in Keaukaha, Hilo. Casual attire. No flowers.
Abigail Mary Kahalewai Akiu
Oct. 23, 2012
Abigail Mary Kahalewai Akiu, 88, of Waianae, a retired Waianae Intermediate School custodian, died in Waianae. She was born in South Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Paul, Kenneth and Michael; daughters Joann Agena and Paulette Nakata; sisters Eva Kealamakea, Grace Spenser and Irene Fergerstrom; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services:11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Luis-Eugenio Antonio Campo
Nov. 6, 2012
Luis-Eugenio Antonio Campo, 78, of Mililani, a former banker for various banks, a state of Hawaii educator and retired Army sergeant major, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Panama City. He is survived by son Kaleo K.; daughters Pia A. Campo, Cecilia Carmichael and Kehaulani Butler; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Apostle & Evangelist Church. Eulogy: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Burial:2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiiainmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Oi Yung Chow
Oct. 30, 2012
Oi Yung Chow, 91, of Honolulu, a retired state of Hawaii librarian, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Andrew T.T. Chow and sister Yen Chin Loo. Private services.
Manuel Alton Souza Dias
Nov. 5, 2012
Manuel Alton Souza Dias, 58, of Papaaloa, Hawaii, died at home.He was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Gail; son Shannon; daughters Denise Ah Choy III, Jessica Hisashima and Mandy Dias; mother Helen De Luz Figuera; brother Jeffrey Dias; hanai brother Effren Pascua; sisters Susan Wood and Sheila Dias; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.
Starlynn Lotoalofa Kuuipo Evangelista-Opetaia
Nov. 4, 2012
Starlynn Lotoalofa Kuuipo Evangelista-Opetaia, 25, of Pearl City died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Kainoa Evangelista and sisters Kanoe K.P. Carreiro and Sherae S.P. Uliulileava. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Peniel Pearl Gates Church, 944 A Road, Pearl City. Services: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow.
Gayle A. Goshi
Oct. 17, 2012
Gayle A. Goshi, 54, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Marvin H., brothers Dean and Reid Kagemoto, and sisters Lynne Ono and Jodie Nagasako. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Christopher Edmund Keliionalani Hanawahine
Oct. 24, 2012
Christopher Edmund Keliionalani "Chris" Hanawahine, 48, of Aiea, a retired warehouseman, died in Aiea. He was born in Palolo. He is survived by wife Kathleen, daughter Keline Kahau, father Samuel, brothers Eric and Micah, sisters Armil Kalama and Sammylee Hanawahine, and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church, 720 N. King St., Honolulu. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Joseph Julian Kaanapu Jr.
Oct. 23, 2012
Joseph Julian "Bully" Kaanapu Jr., 72, of Aiea, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard pipe fitter and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by caregiver Darrell Salvador and sisters Bernadette K. Lum and Melanie Dunlap. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Services:6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at mortuary. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual/aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Shin Ying Lau
Oct. 17, 2012
Shin Ying Lau, 94, of Honolulu, a retired Hoo Cho Chinese-language school teacher, died. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by sons Joseph and Benjamin; daughters Martha Lee, Clara Yee and Frances Adams; brothers Bin Hing and Binh Hen Young; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m.
Monico Morales Mariano
Oct. 7, 2012
Monico Morales Mariano, 78, of Honolulu, a retired Dee Lite Bakery janitor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Arcadia F., sons Aniceto and Marino, daughter Evencia Tabiolo, sister Filomena Fagaragan, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Kalihi. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial:noon at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Marian Kauhane Omura
Oct. 26, 2012
Marian Kauhane Omura, 81, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Charles; daughters Bernadette Castro, Georgette DeMello, La Verne Hoshino and Jarena Pacarro; brothers Bernard and Bertram Hiapo; 15 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren. Committal services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Chester Hayato Oshiro
Oct. 19, 2012
Chester Hayato Oshiro, 64, of Honolulu, a state elevator inspector, died in St. Francis Hospice Puiwa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jean; son Derrick; daughter Jennifer Teruya; brothers Thomas, Edward and Carl; sisters Jane Winchester, Alice Pettyplace and Ann Geschwandtner; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m.
William M. Shigematsu
Nov. 6, 2012
William M. "Bill" Shigematsu, 58, of Wahiawa, a pest control operator at the Navy Facilities Engineering Command, formerly the Public Works Center, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Frankfurt, Germany. He is survived by wife Rena, daughters Shawne Shigematsu Mateo and Jasmine Shigematsu, mother Kaoru K. Higa, stepfather George Y. Higa and sister LaVerne Penaranda.Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Private scattering of ashes. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Evelyn Tsugie Shiroma
Oct. 14, 2012
Evelyn Tsugie Shiroma, 96, of Pearl City, a retired Waikiki Snack Shop waitress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hana, Maui. She is survived by daughters Joan S. Oshiro, Linda S. Nitta and Mary Ann N. Evers; sisters Leatrice Goya and Patsy Akamine; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Anna M. Swift
Oct. 25, 2012
Anna M. Swift of Chehalis, Wash., a Queen's Medical Center and Wahiawa General Hospital nurse, died in Chehalis. She was born in Miami Town, Ohio. She is survived by husband Robert. Services pending.
Paul Masahide Takaezu
Oct. 12, 2012
Paul Masahide Takaezu, 92, of Honolulu, a retired All American Life Insurance agent and an Army veteran who served in 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Livorno Chapter, died. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Betty F.; sons Russell M. and Blake M.; daughter Paula N. Oishi; brother Michael; sisters Miriam Takaezu, Estelle Yagi, Betty Miyachi and Eloise Fukuji; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Leilani Ann Timmons
Oct. 12, 2012
Leilani Ann Timmons, 65, of Kapolei died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Chester, Pa. She is survived by husband Walter, sons Steven and Timmy, daughter Kai, brother Rodger Wilson, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.
Rose Kaleiopu Ventula
Oct. 16, 2012
Rose Kaleiopu Ventula, 92, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Theodore III; daughters Roseline I.V. Spencer, Janet L. Ballio, Estralita Seeberger, Sarah C.V. Shim, Elizabeth V. Karratti and Eleanor J. Ventula-Honda; 21 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at the Kamehameha Schools, Bishop Memorial Chapel. Services:noon. Private burial. Aloha or pink attire.
Oct. 30, 2012
Nobuye "Mae" Watanabe, 96, of Hilo, a retired custodian for Hawaiian Telephone Co., died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Paauhau Mauka,Hawaii. She is survived by son Albert, daughter Margaret "Marge" Masaki, brother Takao Sugai, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.
Mildred Mitsue Yanagihara
Oct. 10, 2012
Mildred Mitsue Yanagihara, 89, of Kaneohe, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center registered nurse, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Kahului. She is survived by son Roy S.; daughter Ann N. Choy; brother George Kohatsu; sisters Clara Kawahara, Carol Eum and Molly Yamashita; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.