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Obituaries

For Thursday, December 6, 2012


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Rona F. Balantac
Oct. 31, 2012
Rona F. Balantac, 58, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. She was born in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by fiance Mark Brandon; brothers Sergio, Zamuel and Manuel; and sisters Nora Wipp, Victoria Guzman and Nena Pattugalan. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Arthur Fredrick Beaumont
Nov. 11, 2012
Arthur Fredrick Beaumont, 89, of Kailua, a Navy chief petty officer, died in Hale Ho‘ola Hamakua. He was born in Long Island, N.Y. He is survived by sons Richard and Renford, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services to be held at a future date.

Keenan Guy Bruce
Nov. 23, 2012
Keenan Guy Bruce, 19, of Waianae died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Nathaniel and Helen; brothers Joshua Haragos and Hayden Bruce; and sisters Merlinda Suka, and Elizabeth and Kinaole Bruce. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Salvation Army Kroc Center, 91-3257 Kualakai Parkway, between Ewa Beach and Kapolei, and nearby University of Hawaii-West Oahu. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

Hyo Soo Byun
Nov. 29, 2012
Hyo Soo "Brian" Byun, 60, of Honolulu, a U.S. Postal Service postal carrier and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Seoul. He is survived by wife Fooi-Jang and daughters Nancy Byun Sulliban and Jennifer Byun. Services: 5 p.m. Monday at Christ United Methodist Church, 1639 Keaaumoku St. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire; no shorts or slippers. If aloha attire is not available, "nice, casual dress" is fine. No black or dark attire, although black slacks or skirts are fine. Flowers welcome.

Sook Kwan Chun
Nov. 19, 2012
Sook Kwan Chun, 84, of Honolulu, a retired typesetter, died in Honolulu. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by sons Albert and Bruce; daughters Gloria Fletcher, Priscilla Higa and Caroyl Hirose; brothers Cheuk Kei Cheung and Zhuo Hui Zhang; and sister Shu Ping Zhang Wong. Visitation and services: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Allen Kalani Davis
Nov. 28, 2012
Allen Kalani Davis, 75, of Honolulu, a former manager at International Host Restaurant at Honolulu Airport, food service supervisor at Marriott and Sky Chef, and former funeral director at Borthwick Mortuary, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Samuel L. and Steven J.P., and sister Linda G. Robinson. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Doreen Mona Domingo
Nov. 23, 2012
Doreen Mona "Gramma Reen" Domingo, 61, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Leonard, daughters Melissa Domingo and Melveen Yap, and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Committal services: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Peter A. Ferrer
Nov. 19, 2012
Peter A. Ferrer, 83, of Aiea, an Air Force veteran, died in VA Community Living Center. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by son Stanley; daughters April and May Ferrer, and Cherry Brownlie; and sisters Norma Miller and Nina Pascua. Private services.

Joshua James Kawelo Halemanu
Nov. 19, 2012
Joshua James Kawelo Halemanu, also known as "Sonny" and "Hale," 88, of Kailua-Kona, a retired Honolulu Fire Department captain and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Kaauhuhu Homestead, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Joshua, Ainsley, Wendell and Cornwell; daughter and caregiver Terrilynn Teves; daughters Maydine Halemanu and Goldie Maldonado; sister Helen Duvauchelle-Halemanu; 13 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Kalahikiola Church, Kapaau, Hawaii. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Kawelo Halemanu Family Cemetery, 55-1113 Aina Ui Road, Kaauhuhu Homestead. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.

Kiyoshi Inada
Nov. 22, 2012
Kiyoshi Inada, 85, of Hilo, retired owner of the former Island Supply Inc. and Island Nursery, died in Pohai Malama Hospice Facility. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Lily and son Carlton K.C. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Lucy Kahauiloulu Kailiwai
Dec. 2, 2012
Lucy Kahauiloulu Kailiwai, 82, of Holualoa, Hawaii, a retired housekeeper at Kona Seaside Hotel and waitress at the former Hotel King Kamehameha, died at home. She was born in Laaloa, Hawaii. She is survived by son John O.; daughters MaryLou Medeiros, Lois Shirai and Betty Lou Nelson; 15 grandchildren; and 43 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Holualoa. Mass at noon. Reception to follow. For information, call 808-989-8080.

James Yukio Kaku
Nov. 21, 2012
James Yukio Kaku, 86, of Hilo, a retired Allied Aggregates supervisor, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Honaunau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Rose, sons Wendell and Stuart, daughters Jonell Uyeda and Lorna Chinen, brother Donald, sister Doris Katano and seven grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Anthony Naiwi Kaleiopu
Nov. 15, 2012
Anthony Naiwi Kaleiopu, 81, of Waimanalo, a Love's Bakery retiree and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by brother Julian, caregiver and daughter-in-law Ruby Hind, and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Aileen Miyoko Kishaba
Nov. 27, 2012
Aileen Miyoko Kishaba, 65, of Honolulu, a retired international business development consultant and director at the U.S. Small Business Administration, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sisters Beverly Ann Teramoto, Cynthia Nishimura and Ethel Ogane. Private services.

Elaine Hisano Kurokawa
Nov. 26, 2012
Elaine Hisano Kurokawa, 92, of Waimea, Hawaii, died at her daughter's home in Kawaihae, Hawaii. She was born in Wailea, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Kenneth and Reginald; daughters Geraldine Kraynek, Jacqueline Probst, Nadine Demaree and Lisa Jones; brother Jack Tagawa; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Mathew Kamuela Ma‘ae
Nov. 10, 2012
Mathew Kamuela "Besso" Ma‘ae, 51, of Pearl City, a T-shirt vendor, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by brothers Torise Jr., Roy, Mike and Paul; and sisters Claudette Herman, Joeleyette Gasper, Nani Maciel and Merida Ma‘ae. Services: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 14 at Ala Moana Beach Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Peggy Mirafuentes Mira
Nov. 8, 2012
Peggy Mirafuentes Mira, 85, of Waipahu, a Public Work Center Pearl Harbor retiree and Waipahu United Church of Christ cafeteria worker, died in Avalon Care Center. She was born in Cebu, Philippines. She is survived by sons Bradford, Clyde and Darrell; sister Trinidad Villaester; 14 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Duy Mooc
Nov. 30, 2012
Duy Mooc, 84, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Hai Phong, Vietnam. He is survived by brother Juchih F. Mo and sisters Linda T. Mo and Cam Tuy Yamaoka. No services.

Joan Yoshiko Mukai
Nov. 22, 2012
Joan Yoshiko Mukai, 82, of Honolulu, a retired clerk at Fort Shafter, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Russell, daughter Karen Thornton and six grandchildren. Private services.

Merrill Shigematsu Murakami
Nov. 23, 2012
Merrill Shigematsu Murakami, 73, of Hilo, a retired Salvation Army Interim Home youth counselor, died at home. He was born in St. Louis. He is survived by wife May R.; sons Kevin and Shawn; daughters Joslyn Tamura, Kristi Doran and Lisha Gomez; sisters Lois Matsuda and Carol Pena; and five grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Norman Sadao Murakami
Nov. 7, 2012
Norman Sadao Murakami, 68, of Honolulu, a COMSAT electrical technician and an Army veteran, died in Islands Hospice Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Suteyo; a niece and a nephew. Private services.

Shirley Ann Baxter Nakagawa
Dec. 1, 2012
Shirley Ann Baxter Nakagawa, 74, of Kaneohe, a retired Singer Sewing Co. sales associate, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Jonna and Tracey, Robbie Yamada and Anndee Felder; brothers Alvin and Melvin Baxter; sister Ana West; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Ann's Church, 46-129 Haiku Road. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Jean Miyoko Nakamura
Nov. 14, 2012
Jean Miyoko Nakamura, 68, of Honolulu, a retired loan processor at American Savings and Loan, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Raegene T., brother Fred M. Tanaka, sister Barbara E. Otake and a grandchild. Private services.

Piu Ng
Nov. 14, 2012
Piu Ng, 88, of Honolulu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by sons Siu Cheung, Siu Hong and Kenneth; daughters Sin Sim Lau, Sin Lin Wu, Sin Hung Ma and Sin Yung Sosna; 13 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Yukiko Ohara
Nov. 9, 2012
Yukiko Ohara, 93, of Mililani, a retired assistant minister, died in a private care home. She was born in Honohina, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Kenjyo; son Harlan; daughters Jasmine Morrison and Nadine Ohara; brothers Hiroshi, Haruo, Isao and Mitsugi Aruga; sister Chieko Fujimoto; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

Shannon Louis Nobuyuki Okamoto
Nov. 26, 2012
Shannon Louis Nobuyuki Okamoto, 37, of Keaau, Hawaii, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by brothers Shawn Okamoto and Joseph Correa, and hanai brother David Cushing. Private services.

Ayano Okamura
Nov. 16, 2012
Ayano Okamura, 97, of Honolulu, retired owner of Toyo's Superette, died at home. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by daughters Jean Yamada, Elaine Miyasaki, Sadie and Lillian Okamura, and Karen Wakabayashi; brother Shigeo Ito; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.

Audrey K. Olsen
Nov. 25, 2012
Audrey K. Olsen, 57, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Robin H. Ching; daughters Harrideen Kupau and Ashley Olsen; mother Mildred S. Kupau; and brothers Gilbert, Derrick, Elroy and Everett Kupau. Private services.

Rodney K. Peahi
Nov. 16, 2012
Rodney K. Peahi, 64, of Honolulu, a former Roberts Hawaii school bus driver and Oda Produce Co. truck driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Christine L. Tadlas, brother Bradley and sisters Helen Vickonoff and Bernadett McIntosh. Celebration of life and scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. For celebration of life information, contact rpeahiCOL@yahoo.com.

Edith Borges Perreira
Nov. 29, 2012
Edith Borges Perreira, 90, of Kailua-Kona, a retired Hawaiian Telephone Co. telephone operator, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Walter Jr., daughter Valerie Perkins, brother Francis Borges, sisters Dorothy Wise and Ruth Bento, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

Lucina Alvarez Savedra
Oct. 31, 2012
Lucina Alvarez Savedra, 90, of Honolulu died in Nuuanu Hale. She was born in Caoayan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by daughters Blesilda A. and Corazon, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Corinne Yaeko Takase
Nov. 17, 2012
Corinne Yaeko Takase, 51, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John J., mother Florence Y. Tengan and brothers Wesley T. and Terence H. Tengan. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Masakazu Takesue
Nov. 18, 2012
Masakazu Takesue, 85, of Mililani, a retired Bekins Hawaiian Movers Inc. teamster and a Hawaii National Guard veteran, died in Ann Pearl Nursing Facility. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Conard M. and Charles S., brothers Nobuyoshi and Kazuyoshi, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Harriet Hideyo Uchigaki
Oct. 22, 2012
Harriet Hideyo Uchigaki, 95, of Mililani died in Waipahu. She was born in Puunene, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Karen M. Kuioka, sister Yaeno Hirose and two grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Gail Urago
Nov. 16, 2012
Gail Urago, 58, of Honolulu, a librarian at the Hawaii State Library, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Fusayo. Memorial Mass: 10 a.m. Dec. 15 at the Newman Center. Donations suggested to Newman Center, 1941 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822. Casual attire. No flowers.

Faye Fumiye Yamanoha
Nov. 5, 2012
Faye Fumiye Yamanoha, 52, of Pearl City, a Kokua Mau assembly worker, died in Leahi Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Myrna S.; and sisters Sharon S. Oshiro, Claire C. Labajo and Iris A. Mishima. Private services.






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