For Thursday, May 9, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, May 9, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 1:38 a.m. HST, May 9, 2013
Jim Zentaro Arakawa
April 28, 2013
Jim Zentaro Arakawa, 99, of Kahului, a Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. supervisor, died in Hale Makua Wailuku. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Eunice, sons David and Matthew, brother Harry, sister Ann Young, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.
Wai Yu Chung
May 1, 2013
Wai Yu Chung, 88, of Honolulu, a retired retail store clerk, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Yuk King Lee; sons Clifton, Andy and Stephen; daughters Brenda and Shirley; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Lawrence K. Correa
May 1, 2013
Lawrence K. Correa, 98, of Marceline, Mo., a postal clerk, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Boisse, daughter Mary Ann Schmitt and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at the cemetery.
Leonor Pelayo Fontanilla
April 15, 2013
Leonor Pelayo Fontanilla, 86, of Kahului, a homemaker, Christ the King Church School third-grade teacher and Maui County immigration specialist, died at home. She was born in Bantay, Philippines. She is survived by daughter Ludivina Mettias, brother Augustin Pelayo and sister Catalina Plete. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Garden of Meditation. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.
Richard K.Y. Lum Jr.
April 13, 2013
Richard K.Y. Lum Jr., 70, of Honolulu, a retired sheet metal worker at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Gordon, brothers Wendell H.T. and Colin H., and caregiver Eunice Kwock. Private services. No monetary offerings. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Rita Mae En Kyau Lum
May 1, 2013
Rita Mae En Kyau Lum, 75, of Honolulu, a retired Kukui Plaza housekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by husband Thomas W.M., son Paul T.K.O., daughter Thomasina K.H., brother John Chong and sisters Charlene Chong and Susan Faith. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Mal Kum Moon
April 12, 2013
Mal Kum Moon, 87, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Ulsan, Korea. She is survived by son Sung Jin; daughters Kyong Cha Park, Young Soon, Yang Ja, Jung Ja, Hyo Shim and Bokyung Lee, and So Soon and Sun Ja Moon; 17 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.
Ruth Shizue Kihara Nishijima
April 30, 2013
Ruth Shizue Kihara Nishijima, 70, of Hilo, a former caregiver, died at her son's home in Hilo. She was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by son Mark Y., daughters Merle K. and Leinani Y., sisters Selina Brockmiller and Florence McKenzie, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
George Akira Nomura
April 15, 2013
George Akira Nomura, 80, of Kaneohe, a band director at Waipahu High School, Honolulu Symphony Orchestra member and an Air Force veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Patricia S.; daughters Valery Nomura-Ishida, Stacie Kendall and Corine Nomura-Christy; brother Frank; and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Olivet Baptist Church. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.
Jason T. Oliveros
April 19, 2013
Jason T. "Bill" Oliveros, 20, of Aiea died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by mother Ernesta T.; brothers Romulo P., Edralin P., Jose P., Nestor P., Jack T. and George T.; and sisters Portia Shukla, Imelda Tooey, Visitacion O. Dela Vega, Carmencita O. Fagarang and Annalyn T. Oliveros. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
May 2, 2013
Christopher O'Reilly, 53, of Hilo died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in New York. He is survived by father Eugene, mother Gloria and brothers Richard and Eugene. Private services.
Stuart B. Perry
April 30, 2013
Stuart B. Perry, 65, of Kihei, Maui, an electrician, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by son Marcellus, daughters Pua Perry and Kapila May, and brother Walter Jr. Private services. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Robert Jacobs Kaaimoku Roy
May 3, 2013
Robert Jacobs Kaaimoku Roy, also known as "Rob" and "Bobby," 69, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired state Corrections Division social worker, and a cowboy and horse trainer, died. He was born in Kainaliu, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sheila; sons Nicholas and Clint; daughter Shonnelle Mamhot; brothers Charles, Corbett and Jake; sister Heather Minton; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services. Condolences may be sent to P.O. Box 2026, Kamuela, HI 96743.
Sophie Correia Soares
May 3, 2013
Sophie Correia Soares, 88, of Hilo, formerly of Oahu and Kauai, a retired retail store manager at Bartley's, died in Keaau, Hawaii. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by sons Daryl and Dennis, daughters Donna Hirashima and Doreen Park, sisters Agnes Cadinha and Geraldine Ferreira, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. May 16 at St. Joseph Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Private inurnment. No flowers.<t$>
Robert Y.K. Wong
April 27, 2013
Robert Y.K. Wong, 85, of Honolulu, a mechanic supervisor and an Army veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Frances C.; daughter Phillis Y.O.; brothers Thomas Y.C., Henry Y.S., Richard Y.H. and Harry Y.W.; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.