For Saturday, November 24, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 23, 2012
Harry Claude Bortz
Nov. 13, 2012
Harry Claude "Steve" Bortz, 70, of Keaau, Hawaii, and Las Vegas, proprietor of AA Auto & Glass and Aloha Auto Glass, and an Army veteran, died at home in Keaau. He was born in Twin Falls, Idaho. He is survived by sons Steven Duling, and David and Shawn Paule; daughters Robin Fraser, Rebecca Carrington, Ronda Osorio and Jillyn Katz; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. No services. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.
Pedro Salva Cabebe
Nov. 12, 2012
Pedro Salva "Pete" Cabebe, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard welder and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by son Jeffrey, daughter Barbara Seneca, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Baptist. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Christopher Hans Graff
Nov. 18, 2012
Christopher Hans Graff, 54, of Long Beach, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, a real estate appraiser, died. He was born in San Jose, Calif. He is survived by wife Cynthia Hughes, daughter Sarah Jane, father Peter, brother Bill and sister Laura Stanco. Services in Long Beach.
Nov. 12, 2012
Shigeru "Mac Gyver" Ito, 92, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter for Okada Trucking Co., died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Amy, daughters Gay K. Mukai and Anne Chun, brother Takeo, sister Yayoi Oka and three grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Danny Esteban Jose
Nov. 13, 2012
Danny Esteban "Damaso" Jose, 58, of Lahaina, a maintenance worker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sons Johnas, John Paul and Alfredo; father Juan; brothers Johnny, Ernesto and Mario; and sisters Milagros Dela Cruz, Alejandrina Caparas, Angelita Alternado, Conchita Tomas, Aniceta Laron, Norma Jose and Rosemarie Manuel. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Maria Lanakila Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.
Nov. 3, 2012
Yaeko "Betty" Kawawaki, 87, of Aiea, a retired state Department of Health pre-audit clerk, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. She was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She is survived by son Ross Y., daughters Charlotte Y. Hirashima and Kathy T. Kawawaki, brother Clyde Kajiwara and three grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Jane Date Kim
Oct. 20, 2012
Jane Date Kim, 89, of Honolulu, a retired computer specialist at Fort Shafter, died in Honolulu. She was born in Maunaloa, Molokai. She is survived by husband John, sons Ronald and Rodney, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Nov. 13, 2012
Andres Lacuesta, 90, of Waipahu, a Waialua Sugar Co. retiree, died in Pearl City. He was born in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by daughters Teresita "Terry" Basuel, Patricia "Patti" Okino, Mary Andros and Elizabeth "Lisa" Lopez; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, 94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Velma Yuk Yung Lau
Nov. 5, 2012
Velma Yuk Yung Lau, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard clerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Glenda Y.N. and nieces Denise Wegis and Ruth Lau-Kumagai. Visitation: 3 p.m. Thursday at Central Union Church. Services: 4 p.m. Private inurnment Nov. 30. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Marian Hawkins Myers
Nov. 17, 2012
Marian Hawkins Myers, 84, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in York County, Pa. She is survived by sons Stephen A., Douglas E. and Gregory C.; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Lutheran Church of Honolulu. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire. Donations suggested to Parkinson's Disease Foundation. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Oct. 30, 2012
Hideo Ogata, 81, of Honolulu, a retired American Electric Co. electrician, died in Honolulu. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by brothers Richard, Roy and Wayne; and sisters Elaine Arita and Ethlyn Kawamura. Private services.
Nov. 15, 2012
Tetsuo Okuma, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Marriott Corp. baker at the University of Hawaii and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by wife Grace, son Conrad, daughter Nelwyn, brothers Richard and William, and sister Jane. Private services.
Geraldine Lorraine Tomlinson
Nov. 8, 2012
Geraldine Lorraine Tomlinson, 79, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Donna Chang, Sheri and Kathleen Tomlinson, Cynthia Alakai and Jodie Panganoran; brother Clifford Almeida; nine grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Donald J. Walters
Nov. 19, 2012
Donald J. Walters, 72, of Pueblo, Colo., a computer technician and a Navy retiree, died in Pueblo. He was born in McCook, Neb. He is survived by wife Louisa, sons Frank and Don, daughters Alicia Walters and Valerie Guerette, sister Joanne W. Dueland and nine grandchildren. Services to be held in Pueblo. Donations suggested to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Home, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003.