For Thursday, January 10, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 10, 2013
Nov. 17, 2012
Seiko Akamine, 98, of Pearl City, a retired outside machinist at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Shop 38, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Kazue; sons Roy, Ray and Wallace; daughter Joyce Shimabukuro; brothers Dr. Edwin, Lawrence and Dr. Jack; sisters Natsuko Matsuda and Harriet Hatfield; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Marina Santos Ancheta
Dec. 12, 2012
Marina Santos Ancheta, 86, of Laoag City, Philippines, died in Quezon City, Philippines. She was born in Laoag City. She is survived by son Greg D.; brothers Mark, Zoilo and Fred Santos; sister Rosita Baingan; a grandchild; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.
Robert Bruce Angell
Jan. 6, 2013
Robert Bruce Angell, 84, of Honolulu, a manufacturer's representative for restaurant equipment and an Army Reserve veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Detroit. He is survived by wife Maxine, sons Robert B. Jr. and Michael S., daughters Patricia L. Schwing and Barbara Coles, 40 foster children, 10 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Holy Nativity Church, Aina Haina. Inurnment to follow. Casual attire.
Jan. 1, 2013
John Canon, 85, of Ewa Beach, a retired Honolulu Police Department sergeant and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Louise; sons Rodney and Jefferey; daughters Yvette Paz, Nadine C. Iinuma and Wanda Canon; brothers Lawrence and Danny; sister Darling Bajet; 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 94-210 Kahualii St., Waipahu. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Faustino Caberto Dagdag Sr.
Dec. 15, 2012
Faustino Caberto Dagdag Sr., 87, of Mililani, a Foremost Dairies mechanic, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Santa Maria, Philippines. He is survived by sons Faustino Jr., Edwin and Melvin; daughter Julie Ann; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 9:45 a.m. Private burial. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Updated information for an obituary published Sunday.
Bok Sun Kim
Dec. 22, 2012
Bok Sun Kim, 81, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in South Korea. She is survived by husband Kim Wan Young, sons Jason and Daniel, daughter Jinni K. Kido, a sister and nine grandchildren. Private services.
Donald Do Sun Kong
Dec. 15, 2012
Donald Do Sun Kong, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Fire Department accountant, died in Kapolei. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Claire Lohs and former wife E. Berton. Private services.
Wai Yiu Ma
Dec. 18, 2012
Wai Yiu Ma, 77, of Honolulu, a restaurant owner, died in Honolulu. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by husband Ching Kong; sons Alex, George, Frank, Milton and Scott; daughters Susanna, Aileen, Pancy and Judy; sisters Jan Ng and Pui Yiu Ko; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Sunday.
Henry Takaji Matsuo
Dec. 5, 2012
Henry Takaji "Froggy" Matsuo, 83, of Pearl City, an Army veteran, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honouliuli. He is survived by daughters Lynne Chang and Mae Braceros; sisters Edith Saito, Mildred and Helen Harada, and Esther Takara; and three grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published Sunday.
Dec. 8, 2012
Yoshio Nakamura, 87, of Waipahu, an Oahu Sugar Co. retiree and an Army veteran who served in the Korean conflict, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by brothers Tami and Kiyoshi; sisters Cora Okano, Judy Yoshimoto, Jinx Shimao, Maxine Tadena, Joan Iwamoto, Sharon Kaneyuki and Sueko Nakamura; and caregivers Wilfred and Deborah Deuz. Private services.
Herman Edward Kalani Puaoi Sr.
Dec. 25, 2012
Herman Edward Kalani Puaoi Sr., 49, of Molokai, an Army veteran, died on Molokai. He was born on Molokai. He is survived by son Herman E.K. Jr.; daughters Numela N.L. Puaoi-Kelii and Jamie-Lee L. Channels-Puaoi; mother Lillian H.; brothers Ernest K.B. Sr., William K.D., Ernest K. Jr., Wayne H.K. Sr. and Gregory C.K. Sr.; sisters Lillian C.K. Iaukea, Ardis A.H. Farris, Bridget L. Davis, Ernell L. Puaoi-Guzman and Lorraine P. Puaoi; and six grandchildren. Services: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Kaunakakai. Scattering of ashes: 8 a.m. Saturday at Moomomi, Molokai, then at Kepuhi Beach, Molokai.
Francis Steven Rapoza
Dec. 19, 2012
Francis Steven Rapoza, 87, of Haleiwa, a Hawaiian Electric Co. retiree, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Elizabeth G., son Nathan L., daughter Stephanie B. Pereira, brother Robert J., six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Richard J. Russell
Dec. 31, 2012
Richard J. Russell, 96, of Honolulu died in Veterans Affairs Center for Aging. He was born in Clairemont, Calif. He is survived by son Richard G., four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Elton M. Shearer
Dec. 23, 2012
Elton M. "Eric" Shearer, 62, of Hampton, Va., a retired Air Force technical sergeant and an employee at Care Plex Hospital in Hampton, died in Virginia. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Toni and brothers David and Robert. Private services.
Gilbert L. Silva
Dec. 29, 2012
Gilbert L. Silva, 84, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii County mechanic in Puna, a rancher and an Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Janet G.; sons Jeffery, Mark, Bruce and Bradley; brother Robert; sister Mae Louise Gomes; 13 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Sybil D. Vidinha
Dec. 15, 2012
Sybil D. Vidinha, 75, of Waipahu, a retired food preparer at International Inflight Catering Co., died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Lawrence, sons Mark and Scott, sisters Joyce Morris and Joan Garcia, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Reuben Lono Wahinehookai
Jan. 2, 2013
Reuben Lono "Du-Ball" Wahinehookai, 78, of Lahaina, a Young Bros. first mate and Kahului Trucking Storage A & B Hawaiian Co. tugboat captain, died. He was born in Honokohau Valley, Maui. He is survived by brothers Reimann and Charles, and sisters Marie K. McCabe and Gwendolyn Hovinen. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at 4495 Lower Honoapiilani Road, Lahaina. Services: 10 a.m. Luncheon to follow. Scattering of ashes at Honokohau Bay to follow luncheon. Casual attire. Loose flower petals only. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Amy Kapiolani Waipa
Dec. 12, 2012
Amy Kapiolani Waipa, 53, of Waimanalo died in Waimanalo. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Nathan and sisters Harriet Kaaihue, Brenda Nishimura, April Kupau and Lynnette McClain. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.