For Wednesday, January 2, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 2, 2013
Dec. 10, 2012
Judith "Judy" Chock, 89, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Richard K.D. and David K.H., daughter Audrey W.K., brother Donald Lee, sister Eunice Young and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers.
Deborah Charlene Corpuz
Dec. 16, 2012
Deborah Charlene Corpuz, 64, of Kapaa, Kauai, proprietor of Auntie Debbie's Kennel Service, died at home. She was born in West Virginia. She is survived by sister Brenda Strange. Private celebration of life.
Richard Augustine DeSa
Nov. 30, 2012
Richard Augustine DeSa, 71, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a retired regional manager for the Army and Air Force Exchange Service, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was also a former professional baseball player in Japan with the Daimai Orions and Kintetsu Buffaloes. He was born in Honomu, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Kotone, sons Richard Y. Jr. and Dean S., daughter Susie M. Dill, brothers Joseph Jr. and William, sisters Shirley Ferreira and Marilyn De Costa, and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Graveside urn committal services: 10 a.m. Monday at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Nov. 27, 2012
Sumiko Higashi, 81, of Sunnyvale, Calif., a retired schoolteacher, died. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is survived by son Gregg and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Jan. 12 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Maria Keli‘inowelo Johnson
Dec. 18, 2012
Maria Keli‘inowelo Johnson, 75, of Kaneohe, a Hawaiian Telephone Co. supervisor, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Sylvia R. Makainai and Segrid M.K. Johnson-Hatten, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Ann's Parish. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Eric Shigeto Koga
Dec. 26, 2012
Eric Shigeto Koga, 56, of Lawai, Kauai, owner of Kauai Pupu Factory, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Alison; son Dane; daughter Cailee; brothers Warren, Milton and Craig; and sister Doreen Masumura. Visitation: 4 p.m. Friday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Esther Tsureyo Kuniyuki
Dec. 2, 2012
Esther Tsureyo Kuniyuki, 89, of Kaneohe, a cafeteria cook at Kapunahala School, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gerald and Brian, daughters Ellen Kuniyuki-Brown and Valarie M. Cardone, sister Alice Yoneshige, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary. com.
Richard Senicio Mission Sr.
Dec. 27, 2012
Richard Senicio Mission Sr., 82, of Makaweli, Kauai, a Gay & Robinson tractor operator, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Makaweli. He is survived by wife Maggie; sons Jeffrey Mission, Derwin Abalos, Richard Mission Jr. and Eldefonso Abalos Jr.; daughters Betty Ann Carbullido, Cynthia Sone, Theresa DeLair, Janean Blouin and Cindy Mission-Igne; brother Francis Sr.; sisters Priscilla Ramos and Dorothy Keale; 32 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai, Kauai. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.
Leatrice Kiyomi Wilhelm
Dec. 14, 2012
Leatrice Kiyomi Wilhelm, 92, of Honolulu, a J.C. Penney Co. retiree, died. She was born on Maui. She is survived by son Kevin K., daughter Lynette L. Balderas, brothers Larry and Ronald Miyasato, sisters Betty Kunimura and Louise Kaya, and two grandchildren. Private services.
Frederick Seiei Yogi
Dec. 23, 2012
Frederick Seiei Yogi, 95, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. heavy equipment mechanic, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by wife Lillian S.; sons Warren S., Franklin S., Kenneth S. and Conrad S.; daughter Lynette A. Williams; sister Nancy S. Miyashiro; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Marvin Akira Yoshida
Dec. 11, 2012
Marvin Akira Yoshida, 65, of Kaneohe, a certified public accountant and Windward Community College professor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty, sons Mark and Geoff, mother Lillian Kiilau, brothers Andrew and Stephen, and two grandchildren. Private services. No flowers.