For Monday, February 25, 2013
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 25, 2013
Feb. 8, 2013
Henderson Kelii "Butchie" AhMow, 68, of Honolulu, a fisherman and state Senate printer, died inHonolulu. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by wife Violet, sons Henderson "China" Jr. and Patrick Ah Mow, daughter Stacy, brothers Walter Jr. and Thelmage, and sisters Lydia Hao, Iwa Freitas, Audrey Vegas and Uilani Beamer. Visitation:5 p.m. Friday at DiamondHead Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date.
Erlinda Butac Avelino
Feb. 4, 2013
Erlinda Butac "Linda" Avelino, 66, of Daly City, Calif., died in Daly City. She was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Enrico "Eric," daughter Lani, brothers Wally and Stan Butac, sister Shirley Butac and a grandchild. Visitation:6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services:6:30 p.m. Additional visitation:10:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Program:11 a.m. Services:noon. Burial:3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Rodolfo S. Barroga
Feb. 15, 2013
Rodolfo S. "Rudy" Barroga, 70, of Wailuku, a teacher of English as a second languagefor the Department of Education and a retired Zippy's Restaurant maintenance worker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Manila. He is survived by mother of children Leticia Fernando-Barroga, daughter Athena Joy "A.J." and sisters Lolita B. Salvador, Marcelina B. Adena, Milagros B. Hernandez, Norma B. Barroga and Maria Corazon B. Miller. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services:11 a.m. cremation to follow. Condolences to be sent to www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Feb. 12, 2013
Ronny Darmawan, 51, of Honolulu, a chief financial officer and operations manager for Enoa Corp., died in Honolulu. He was born in Bandung, Indonesia. He is survived by wife Lori, son Austin, daughter Heather Saito, mother Erry, father Budi, brother Harianto, sister Rosilowaty and a grandchild. Visitation:10 a.m. Sunday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services:11 a.m. Luncheon to follow. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. March 4 at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Misao Fujio Enomoto
Feb. 8, 2013
Misao Fujio Enomoto, 93, of Volcano, Hawaii, a retired seamstress and farmer, died in Hono-lulu. She was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Ernestine, brother Jack Fujio and sisters Ann DeRamos and Harriet Fujio. Visitation:noon Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
John Julius Ferreira Jr.
Feb. 9, 2013
John Julius Ferreira Jr., 73, of Naalehu, Hawaii, a retired heavy equipment operator, died in Hale Hoola Hamakua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Roberta; daughters Kelly Anne Anderson, Darnelle Ferreira, Richelle Paiva and Lianne Aukai; sister Esther Vierra; six grand- children; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation:8 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Mass:10 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokaa Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire.
Mona Jane Keaupuni Gouveia
Feb. 11, 2013
Mona Jane Keaupuni Gouveia, 69, of Kaunakakai, Molokai, a homemaker, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Charles, hanai son Ryan Sanico, brother Henry Chock Jr., half brother Robert Kaiwi Sr., sisters Valerie "Ui" Pasigan and Sheila Washington, and a grandchild. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Saturday at Ka Hale Hoano oke Akua Church, 1760 Nalani St., Honolulu. Services:10 a.m. Luncheon:11:30 a.m. Inurnment:2 p.m. atMililani Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Ethel Miyako Gustafson
Jan. 26, 2013
Ethel Miyako Gustafson, 84, of Kailua, a retired Jean's Barber Shop barber, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Martin J. "Gus," sons MartinJ. Jr. and Charlie K., daughters Lenore Inn and Karin Albao, brothers Fumiyo W. and Jerry T. Okazawa, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences:www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Nani Elizabeth Hai
Feb. 14, 2013
Nani Elizabeth Hai, 85, of Wailuku, a retired Dole Co. supervisor, died in Kula Hospital. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by sons Adam S. Jr. and Allen C.; daughters Nani E. Heimuli, Momi Ann Hai and Linda Ann Clark; sister Bertha Lucero; 17 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mililani Stake Center, 95-1039 Meheula Parkway, Mililani. Services:11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Mililani Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to www. ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Roxanne Kauionapua Hew Len
Feb. 1, 2013
Roxanne Kauionapua Hew Len, 34, of Honolulu, a Bishop Museum assistant manager, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Tammie Hew Len, fiance Shon Poteat, brothers Shane and Gilbert Hew Len, sister Loke West and stepfather Guillermo Dela Cruz. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at HawaiianMemorial Park Mortuary. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial:1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:www. hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Feb. 18, 2013
Kaoru Higaki, 81, of Hilo, a retired civil engineer with the state Department of Accounting and General Services and former director ofthe Hawaii Island Community Development Corp., died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Carrie; sons Galen, Regan, Russell and Darryl Mizuguchi; brothers Hiroshi and Shiro; sisters Jane Matsubara, Bettie Kakemoto, Aileen Keliikuloa and Michiko and Dr. Esther Higaki; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Services:3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Elsie Toshie Hiyane
Feb. 14, 2013
Elsie Toshie Hiyane, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Tropicana Sportswear seamstress, died in Maluhia Long Term Health Care Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Milton M. and KeithK., caregiver and daughter-in-law Violet Hiyane and a grandchild. Visitation:9 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
David Roy Kaholokula
Feb. 14, 2013
David Roy Kaholokula, 67, of Kaneohe, a retired Honolulu Fire Department captain, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Barbara, daughters Shanan K. Seamster and Kelly Kaholokula, a sister, three brothers and a grandchild. Private services.
Louise S.M. Kim
Jan. 20, 2013
Louise S.M. Kim, 87, of Honolulu, a retired waitress, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by sisters Violet Wong and Ellie Lau, three grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Burial:2 pm. atHawaiianMemorial Park Cemetery. Casual and aloha attire.
Feb. 9, 2013
Gwen Fusae Kometani, 73, of Pearl City, a Department of Health administrative assistant, died inHonolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Douglas and Nathan Kometani, daughter Nadine Kometani-Oura, brother Ralph Akutagawa, mother Doris Akutagawa, nine grand- children and two great-grand- children. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Sunday at Punahou School Chapel. Services:10:30 a.m.
Dorothy Elizabeth Len
Jan. 17, 2013
Dorothy Elizabeth Len, 85, of Lahaina, a retired salesclerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sonJohn Len; daughters Charlene Len and Claudia Ham; sisters Bessie DeGarna, Jane Morikawa and Eva Barglsky; and two grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date. Incorrect information given in an obituary Saturday.
Eleanor Farm Luke
Feb. 4, 2013
Eleanor FarmLuke, 86, of Honolulu, a retired receptionist for Capital Investment of Hawaii Inc., died in the Queen's Medical Center.She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harry; sonsHarrison, Elliot and Garry; brothers Edward,Norman and Albert Farm; sisters PaulineMartinez, Evelyn Chun, Barbara Osurman and Helen Tomiyasu; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services:9 a.m. Entombment:10:45 a.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Tong Trien Ly
Feb. 7, 2013
Tong Trien "Dr. Ly"Ly, 97, of Honolulu, a retired herbalist and owner of Lai An Tong Herb Shop, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Phuong Hue Ly; sons Philip D. Ly and David D.K. Li; daughters Jackie Lo, Michelle Cam and Angela Chang; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services:11:15 a.m. Burial:12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
John Supebedia Jr.
Jan. 31, 2013
John "Supa" Supebedia Jr., 86, of Waipahu, an Army sergeant who served in World War II and a retired roofer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by sons Ellsworth K. Grace and William P., John III and Bruce A. Supebedia; daughters Diana Flora Martin-Barnes, Cynthia M. Klar, Joanne Cass-Calvert, Dorothy Ann Townsend, Grace M. Puakina Supebedia, Noella Mae Supebedia Candelaria-Meeks and Georgina E. Andazola; 39 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Casual and aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Roy Eugene Weaklend
Feb. 14, 2013
Roy Eugene Weaklend, 88, of Kihei, Maui, a Mobil Oil Co. real estate executive and Army veteran who served in the 13th Armored Division during WWII, died at home. He was born in Osceola, Iowa. He is survived by daughter Suzanne Perkins and three grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Keawalai Congregational Church in Makena. Services: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow at Makena Bay. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice Maui, 400 Mahalani St., Wailuku, HI96793.