For Saturday, January 5, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 5, 2013
Benjamin Abellanosa Jr.
Nov. 30, 2012
Benjamin Abellanosa Jr., 57, of Honolulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by mother Consuelo J. Saromines; stepfather Jose A. Saromines; brothers Vincent and Guy; sisters Stephanie Gonsalves, Adelaide and Desiree Abellanosa, and Yolanda David; stepbrothers Richard and Robert Saromines; and stepsister Sandra Dilliner. Private services. No flowers.
Dec. 15, 2012
Chiyoko Akasaki, 87, of Mililani died. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Jerome and Clayton, brother Takeo Nakama, sister Doris Horikawa, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Ceferina Lorenzana Ante
Dec. 17, 2012
Ceferina Lorenzana "Perin" Ante, 94, of Ewa Beach, a homemaker, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Legazpi City, Philippines. She is survived by sons Mariano, Roberto and Sergio Jr.; brother Rufino Lorenzana; sister Concepcion Aycocho; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waipahu. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Angelina Monroy Argayoso
Dec. 15, 2012
Angelina Monroy Argayoso, 91, of Kailua, a food service worker and manager of several restaurants including Andy's Ebbtide, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by son Clyde; daughters Carmelita Paracuelles, Delorinne G. Kekauoha and Theresa M.A. Aurio; sisters Dorothy Morales and Edna Rojas; 18 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Updated information for an obituary published Dec. 24.
Phyllis Ferry Haffner
Dec. 24, 2012
Phyllis Ferry Haffner, 87, of Knoxville, Tenn., a homemaker, died in Knoxville. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Glenn, daughter Erin Keegan, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. Donations suggested to The Outdoor Circle, 1314 S. King St., Suite 306, Honolulu, HI 96814.
Winona Ka‘ehukainaniopalemano Kauakahi
Nov. 28, 2012
Winona Ka‘ehukainaniopalemano "Mama" Kauakahi, 80, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in Waianae. She was born in Keei, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Louis R. "Moon," James L. "Jesse" and Robert I. "Baps"; daughters Betty M. McCracken and Danniel L. Kauakahi; brother William Panui Sr.; 14 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. Lei welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Jan. 1, 2013
Amipeleasi "Valeti" Langi, 54, of Lihue, a construction industry employee, died. He was born in Tonga. He is survived by wife Uila; son Amipeleasi F.; daughter Uila A.; brothers Fatani, Tevitapau and Noa; and sisters Selomiti Soakai, Lokeli Liavaa, Kato Makisi, Louhuni Tuihalafatai and Lesieli Domingo. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Lihue Methodist Church. Services: 7 p.m. Additional services: 9 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial: 11 a.m. at Lihue Cemetery. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.
Andrew Lee Lynch
Dec. 3, 2012
Andrew Lee Lynch, 85, of Waianae, an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Sun City West, Ariz. He was born in Corsicana, Texas. He is survived by wife Mildred H.; son Michael; daughters Marvaleen Gardner, Renee Richardson, Lynette Easley and Andrea Jeter; brother John; 19 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. No flowers.
Dec. 31, 2012
Sherman Merle, 90, of Kilauea, Kauai, formerly of Florida, a retired college professor, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in New York. He is survived by wife Gertrude, daughters Fern Merle-Jones and Carol Fishman, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Kauai Veterans Cemetery, Hanapepe.
Raymundo Calica Millare Sr.
Dec. 17, 2012
Raymundo Calica Millare Sr., 83, of Honolulu, a Pagoda Hotel food service worker and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Urdaneta, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Adelaida A.; sons Raymundo A. Jr. and Reonel A.; daughters Zenaida Mandap, Nenita Sugue, Lorna Ganaden, Juliet Aragona, Grace Tolentino and Bernadette Millare; brothers Joven and Antonio; sisters Leonarda, Ludegaria and Francisca; 17 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Church. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
La Donna Gene Nagata
Dec. 30, 2012
La Donna Gene Nagata, 62, of Honolulu, a Punahou School cafeteria cashier, died at home. She was born in Tennessee. She is survived by husband Allen J., daughter Erin E.K., brother Larry McCullough and sister Rhonda McCullough. Private services.
Blossom Kaala Bell Saffery
Dec. 25, 2012
Blossom Kaala Bell Saffery, 87, of Aiea, a retired state clerk stenographer, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Waimea, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Milton H.; son Milton P.; daughters Blossom L. Perry, Camille S. Igawa and Heather H.L. Saffery; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
Chae Hi Smith
Dec. 30, 2012
Chae Hi Smith, 77, of Mililani, a homemaker, died in Mililani. She was born in South Korea. She is survived by son Paul E., daughters Patricia M. Smith and Betty A. Foster, father Hwa Wook Kim, mother Ok Hee Kim, brother Chae K. Kim, sister Soon H. Kim and three grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Schofield Cemetery, Lyman Gate. Aloha or casual attire; bright colors.
Zhuo Bo Wu
Dec. 31, 2012
Zhuo Bo Wu, 70, of Honolulu, a chef, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by wife Huan Nu, sons Sheyang and Brian, daughter Mandy Leung and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to be held at a later date. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.