For Tuesday, February 12, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Feb 12, 2013
Betty Shizue Abe
Jan. 14, 2013
Betty Shizue Abe, 75, of Kailua-Kona, a salesclerk for Liberty House and Macy's, died at home. She was born in Paauhau, Hawaii. She is survived by companion Clifford Tanoue; sons Nathan, Michael and David; brothers Herbert and Clayton Hirayama; sisters Kay Nishimura, Alma Fujikawa and Sharon Costa; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
Jan. 17, 2013
Rosalino Agcopra, 75, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Albert Jr., Lloyd and Reuben Cantere; and Arvin, Duane, Robin, Brian and Mark Agcopra; daughters Vanessa Cantere, Betsy Esposito and Roslyn and Danielle Agcopra; sisters Shirley Pasco and Terrie Pilago; 38 grandchildren; and 37 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. Feb. 19 at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Stanley Takayuki Ajimura
Jan. 30, 2013
Stanley Takayuki Ajimura, 82, of Mililani, a retired Realtor, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Edna S., sons Scott H. and Todd T., daughter Wendy K. Chong, brother Thomas Y., sisters Dorothy H. Hirata and Ruth Y. Umemoto, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Russell J. Chong
Jan. 8, 2013
Russell J. Chong, 57, of Portland, Ore., a finance manager, died in Portland. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Amber Williams; sons Alika and Kawelo Chong, and Kaleo McDonald Chong; daughter Mali'e C. Soliai; mother Virginia K. Chong; brother Ricky; sister Renee K. Medeiros; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. March 4 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers.
Amalia N. Coloma
Jan. 29, 2013
Amalia N. Coloma, 92, of Ewa Beach died at home. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Nestor, Antonio, Alfredo and Juanito; daughters Clarina Quemquem, Florentina Bonoan, Loreta Bumanglag and Lucena Castillo; 18 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Rose Ligier Cosner
Feb. 1, 2013
Rose Ligier Cosner, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaii state employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Vincent and Garett, daughter Lorita, brother George, seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.
Feb. 8, 2013
Lynn Elu, 49, of Kahuku, a masseuse, died in Kailua. She was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. She is survived by companion Stephen Medeiros; son Henry; daughters Juanita Elu, Jaylynn Elu-Wolfgramm and Jerica Nae‘ole; mother Lucy Unga; nine brothers and sisters; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie North Stake Center. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Laie Cemetery.
Toshiye Okakado Fukumoto
Jan. 23, 2013
Toshiye Okakado "Thelma" Fukumoto, 93, of Honolulu, a retired quality control supervisor for Maui Divers of Hawaii, died at home. She was born in Kahului. She is survived by sons Gene K. and Gordon S., daughters Sharon Y. Jones and Cynthia M. Murata, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.
Orlando Laciste Galeon
Jan. 14, 2013
Orlando Laciste Galeon, 76, of Waipahu, a retired employee of the City and County of Honolulu and the Royal Hawaiian Hotel, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Fe, son Orlando G., daughters Lisa F. and Annette, and brothers Renato and Dante. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. today at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Updated service information published in an obituary Friday.
Tyson P.K. Hohnholz
Jan. 21, 2013
Tyson P.K. Hohnholz, 28, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by parents Victor A. Mesta and Linda Sue Hohnholz, sister Melissa and grandmother Bong Shoon. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Flowers welcome.
David Shigemitsu Horiuchi
Jan. 18, 2013
David Shigemitsu Horiuchi, 77, of Aiea, a retired Foster Equipment Co. equipment salesman and an Army veteran, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rosaline S. and sister Elsie Ching. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
John Daniel Kaupiko Jr.
Jan. 15, 2013
John Daniel Kaupiko Jr., 79, of Kapolei, a retired Hawaiian Tel customer services director and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife May; sons John Jr., Alden and Brian Kaupiko, and George Waikoloa; daughter Joelyn Kama; sister Leina Awai; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hui Nalu Canoe Site/Maunalua Bay. Services: 11 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.
Lillian Yuriko Kido
Jan. 23, 2013
Lillian Yuriko Kido, 88, of Honolulu, a retired cytotechnologist at Tripler Army Medical Center, died in Manoa Cottage. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Pamela S. Kido and June E.K. Wong, brother Walter Hadano, sister Mae Shiramizu and two grandchildren. Private services.
Aileen M. Kishida
Jan. 21, 2013
Aileen M. Kishida, 65, of Honolulu, a retired bookkeeper, died in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Kenneth and Melvin, and sisters June and Eunice. Private services.
Janet Kumiko Kuwaye
Feb. 4, 2013
Janet Kumiko Kuwaye, 92, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Board of Water Supply Federal Credit Union clerk, died in 15 Craigside Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Steven, daughter Carol Wakazuru, brother Richard "Mumps" Nakamura, sister Edith Hong, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Kilohana United Methodist Church, 5829 Mahimahi St. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.
Robert W. Lani Sr.
Jan. 30, 2013
Robert W. "Bob" Lani Sr., 63, of Lahaina, a U.S. Department of Agriculture soil conservationist, died at home. He was born in Hoolehua, Molokai. He is survived by wife Dinah M.; son Robert W. Jr.; daughters Liane K. Ridings, Kimberly Castro and Robilynn M. Lani; sisters Rosemary, Linda, Naomi and Donna Lee Lani, and Sandra Clarke; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Feb. 19 at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Updated service information for an obituary published Sunday.
James Shingen Nagahama
Jan. 22, 2013
James Shingen Nagahama, 93, of Honolulu, a retired city driver, died in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Wayne and Brian, sisters Daisy Masuhara and Hazel Rabacal, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Jan. 19, 2013
Yoshio Nakashima, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Roger Toguchi Service Station auto mechanic, died in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. He was born in Kamaee, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Michie; sons Ronald and Elliot; daughters Carol Y. and Sandra S. Kaneshiro, and Shirley Ann Bennett; sister Shigeno Kinoshita; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Charles Isao Okazaki
Jan. 24, 2013
Charles Isao Okazaki, 90, of Honolulu, an Army veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Bessie; son Craig; brother Wallace; sisters Hatsuko, Gladys and Patricia; and a grandchild. Private services.
Lillian Yukiko Oshiro
Jan. 16, 2013
Lillian Yukiko Oshiro, 80, of Kaneohe, a retired licensed practical nurse of occupational health at Straub Clinic & Hospital, died in Honolulu. She was born in Huelo, Maui. She is survived by husband Sadao, son Ross, brothers Leroy and Leslie Tamashiro, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: noon. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Feb. 19 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Dorothy C. Powers
Jan. 26, 2013
Dorothy C. Powers, 92, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Franklin County, Ohio, administrator, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Columbus, Ohio. She is survived by son William. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Catherine Catholic Church. Mass: 9:15 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire.