For Tuesday, March 19, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Mar 19, 2013
Zaul Manuel Acevedo-Gonzalez
March 13, 2013
Zaul Manuel Acevedo-Gonzalez, 40, of Wailuku, an Army explosive ordnance disposal technician with the 10th Mountain Division and a Transportation Security Administration explosive specialist at Kahului Airport, died in Wailuku. He was born in Puerto Rico. He is survived by wife Kat DeGuzman-Acevedo, son Angel Acevedo, daughter Nancie Acevedo, mother Carmen Gonzalez and brother Rey Cotto. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 9 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Burial: noon at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
John Tamatoa Baker
March 10, 2013
John Tamatoa Baker, 84, of Kaneohe, a retired naval shipyard sheet metal worker and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Tamatoa and John A., daughters Luana and Roxanne, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Updated service information for an obituary published Sunday.
Albert Joseph Deleconio Jr.
March 13, 2013
Albert Joseph Deleconio Jr., 70, of Maile, a retired American Airlines system programmer, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Boston. He is survived by wife Lela P.; daughters Patrice Carlton and Suzanne Neal; brothers Thomas, Steven and Dennis; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church, 830 Main St., Honolulu. Services: 5 p.m. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 8th Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.
March 9, 2013
Evelyn Espiritu, 62, of Waimanalo, a retired Castle Medical Center nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by mother Margaret; brothers Rudy, Anthony and Phillip; and sisters Nancy and Lucy Antonio. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Helga Miriam Frankel
March 7, 2013
Helga Miriam Frankel, 88, of Honolulu, a community volunteer and researcher, died. She was born in Germany. She is survived by son David K., sister Rita Kugler and a grandchild. No services.
Carla Napua Kekuewa Freitas
March 3, 2013
Carla Napua Kekuewa Freitas, 74, of Honaunau, Hawaii, a retired park ranger at Pu‘uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park, died at home. She was born in Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Wilfred, Loren, Michael and Kawika; daughters Kaui, Noe and Kehaulani Freitas, and Joby Crichton; brothers Wayne and Zadoc Kekuewa; sisters Ruby Kahoonei and Patricia Imai; 33 grandchildren; and 35 great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Honaunau. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
March 7, 2013
Calogero Gambino, 77, of Honolulu, a senior vice president at GECC Financial Corp. and an Army veteran, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Palermo, Italy. He is survived by wife Maria, son Anthony, daughter Rosa Gambino-Young, brother Salvatore and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9:15 a.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Ruby Caroline Tuzon Gouveia
March 7, 2013
Ruby Caroline Tuzon Gouveia, 68, of Kihei, Maui, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sons Ronald and Russell, daughter Ronette, brothers Ramsey and David Tuzon, sisters Mary Domingo and Alice Miyazono, caregivers Vanessa Tuzon and Larry Hutchins, and two grandchildren. Visitation: noon Sunday at Haliimaile Scout Hall, behind Haliimaile Ball Park Gym. No flowers. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Ronald Seian Ikehara
March 2, 2013
Ronald Seian "Ron" Ikehara, 73, of Honolulu, a retired Enoa Trolley bus driver, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by sons Derek and Neil; daughter Lynette Kau; brothers Kenneth and Ricky Ikehara, and Ken Nohara; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: noon Sunday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Perfecto L. Lopez
March 11, 2013
Perfecto L. Lopez, 95, of Kahului, a retired Libby, McNeill & Libby truck driver, died at home. He was born in Candon, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by sons Cee, Ernie and Tony; daughters Judy Moniz and Josie Stalls; 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Christ the King Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Feb. 23, 2013
Josephine "Joping" Lorenzo, 70, of Kalapana, Hawaii, a Hawaiian Pineapple employee and former Mass Transit Lines bus driver on Oahu, died at home. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by brothers Augustine "Ben" and Domingo; sisters Bevencia V. Agbulos, Berlina Mindoro and Evelyn Delos Reyes; and numerous hanai sons, hanai daughters and hanai grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Scattering of ashes on Sunday; see family for more information. Casual attire.
John R. Lovell
Feb. 25, 2013
John R. Lovell, 80, of Honolulu, a sales and installation technician and a Navy veteran, died. He was born in Washington. He is survived by wife Marilynn A., daughters Kimberley A. Von Wiegandt and Jacquelyn M. Rodrigues, sister Sara Green, hanai brother Phillip Chee, hanai sister Brenda Chee, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Feb. 2, 2013
Patricia McNulty, 74, of Kaneohe died in Hawaii. She was born in Lawrence, Mass. She is survived by sister Joanna McGuirk. No services. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Dr. Rev. James F. McNulty Scholarship Fund at Merrimack College, Andover, Mass. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Brenda Joyce Morishige
Feb. 17, 2013
Brenda Joyce Morishige, 69, of San Diego, a Marine Corps Community Service Recreation Center assistant manager, died in San Diego. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Michael T. Sr.; son Michael T. Jr.; daughter Gina M. Morishige-Bernardo; mother Sally A. Masamune; brothers Nelson and Russ Masamune, and Brian Maeda; sisters Faith Miyashiro and Janice Ritchie; and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 9:30 a.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. at the cemetery.
Feb. 25, 2013
Natsumi "Phyllis" Morita, 91, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son Rodney; daughters Marian Hattori, Gail Inoue and Elaine Teraoka; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
John Kamuela Naeole Jr.
March 11, 2013
John Kamuela Naeole Jr., 77, of Wailuku, a retired Hawaiian Bitumuls & Paving Co. dispatcher and an Army veteran, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. He was born in Eleele, Kauai. He is survived by wife Mildred L.; daughters Jadelyn Kaapana-Moses, Davina Pisoni and Liliea Kiaaina; hanai daughters Racquel Caires, Martha Goodhue-Kaili and Lei Kanamu; sister Pumehana Cobb-Adams; 22 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Kings Cathedral. Services: 10:30 a.m. No flowers. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Grace Kimiye Sato
March 6, 2013
Grace Kimiye Sato, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by sons Vernon K. Jr. and Glenn S., daughter Sharon C.S. Tamayoshi, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Saturday.
Jan. 2, 2013
Chikashi Shigemura, 100, of Honolulu, an Amfac building material salesman, died in Kuliouou. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Shawn, daughter Sheila Scarlett, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Jennie Himena Patricia Timmins
March 8, 2013
Jennie Himena Patricia Timmins, 80, of Kihei, Maui, a professional musician, died at home. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Ronald, Edward and Robert Sensano; daughters Pamela Blum, Claudine Lum, Sonnie Jean Augustin and Janice Harrell; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at 220 Noe St., Kihei.
Feb. 15, 2013
Mitsuo Ushijima, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Ushijima Couch Factory employee, died in a private care home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by brothers Yoshi-mitsu and Jensen. Private services.
Florence Bonilla Vinluan
March 2, 2013
Florence Bonilla Vinluan, 86, of Paauhau, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Hale Ho‘ola Hamakua, Honokaa. She was born in Ookala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Leslie and Kevin, daughter Barbara Bugado, sisters Mary Rosa and Margaret White, 13 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Honokaa. Mass: 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokaa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.
Carl T. Watanabe
March 8, 2013
Carl T. Watanabe, 73, of Aiea, a retired Federal Aviation Administration employee, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Joyce T.; son Mark K.; daughter Ann K.; sisters Irene Fujii, Marion Nishijo, Susan Kennelly and Karen Henthorne; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Kaimuki Christian Church. Services: 3:30 p.m. Private inurnment.
Keith Mamoru Yamamoto
March 2, 2013
Keith Mamoru Yamamoto, 82, of Pearl City, a retired Pfizer sales representative and an Army veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Nancy T.; daughters Teresa Sakurada and Sheila Yamamoto; brothers George, Richard and Steven; sister Gladys Salles; and a grandchild. Visitation: noon Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Arthur Y.H. Young
March 4, 2013
Arthur Y.H. Young, 63, of Indianapolis, a forklift operator, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jennifer; son Justin; daughter Allison Weinkein; brothers Bertram, Glenn and Edmund; and sister Nora Worsham. Services on the mainland.
Norman Tadashi Yukuno
Feb. 14, 2013
Norman Tadashi Yukuno, 67, of Keopu, Hawaii, a retired Sears Roebuck & Co. mechanic, coffee farmer and an Army veteran, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Stanley, Edward, Wayne, Leslie and Jerry. Visitation: 3 p.m. Sunday at Kona Hongwanji Mission, Kealakekua. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.