For Thursday, May 16, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, May 16, 2013
Connielen Bernisto Ballocanag
April 29, 2013
Connielen Bernisto Ballocanag, 46, of Honolulu and the Philippines, a housekeeper, died in the Philippines. She was born in Candon, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband Lorenzo; son Jerome; daughter Destiny; mother Elena B. Carvelo; brothers Wilson B., Conrad B. Jr. and Alex Bernisto; and sister Florence B. Mostoles. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Section 7. Casual attire.
April 15, 2013
Eva Barglsky, 93, of Mililani died in Honolulu. She was born in Kaupakalua, Maui. She is survived by sons Chester C. Jr. and Timothy T., daughters Rose Marie M. Nakamiyo and Paulette F. Vernay, sister Jane Morikawa, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Gilbert P. Benevides Sr.
May 7, 2013
Gilbert P. "Mr. B" Benevides Sr., 83, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii County Department of Water Supply water meter reader, retired sheet metal fabricator and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Marie, son Gilbert P. Jr., daughters Natalie N. Chaves and Yvonne Caitano, brothers Anthony P. and William P., sister Fannie Gouveia, 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Gordon Naaliiwiipaaomaui Bright Jr.
April 9, 2013
Gordon Naaliiwiipaaomaui Bright Jr., 60, of Honolulu, a Hilton Hawaiian Village bellman, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Gordon "Naalii" III, hanai daughter Melia Cabrera, father Gordon N. Sr., mother Dora, sister Edwina "Eddie" and three grandchildren. Private services.
Patty S.K. Char
April 30, 2013
Patty S.K. Char, 90, of Honolulu, a retired waitress and homemaker, died in Leahi Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband William; sons Melvin, Robert and Michael Pang; stepson Brian; sister Lorraine Tyau; five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
April 21, 2013
Aki Chow, 91, of Pearl City, a Hawaii Housing Authority maintenance foreman and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Aiea. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by daughters Linda Mae, Stephanie and Suzette Chow, and Malavina Cameron; sister Dorothy Huddy; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Services: 10 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers.
Clemencia Guillermo Domingo
April 18, 2013
Clemencia Guillermo Domingo, 86, of Waipahu, a retired FLO Hawaii seamstress, died in Waipahu. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Dante "Shorty," daughter Wilma Corpuz, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
May 6, 2013
Willie Laird, 50, of Honolulu died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Bangor, Maine. He is survived by mother Caroline; brother Stephen; and sisters Joanna Featheringill, Scherene Terrill and Sheila Urquhart. Private services. Donations suggested to Hawaii Foodbank.
Tak Hou Lo
May 12, 2013
Tak Hou Lo, 89, of Honolulu, an artist, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Guangdong, China. He is survived by sons Guang Sheng, Guang Cai, Guang Wang and Guang Sheng; daughters Lai Ming, Lai Wah and Li Ling; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Taoist services: 7:30-9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Burial: 10 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Jose Gamayon Mangrobang
April 1, 2013
Jose Gamayon Mangrobang, 83, of Ewa Beach, an Oahu Sugar Co. employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Aiea. He is survived by wife Castora G.; sons Samuel and Frank; daughters Lilia Edrosolan, Gloria Butin and Crecencia Atianzar; sisters Rosita Ganal and Lucrecia Guiling; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Church, 91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Michael S. Matsui
March 30, 2013
Michael S. Matsui, 67, of Pahala, Hawaii, a coffee farm owner, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Lanai City. He is survived by wife Kili; sons Ryan Matsui and Andrew, Lee, Allan and Craig Omori; brother Edwin; sister Cynthia Kawanishi; and three grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Clyde Leroy Miller
May 12, 2013
Clyde Leroy Miller, 90, of Kaneohe, a business manager at various companies, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Portales, N.M. He is survived by sons Leroy, John and David Wadahara; brother Melvin; sisters Ruth Mason, Marlene Campbell and Alta Lawhon; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Garrick T. Morita
May 14, 2013
Garrick T. "Gary" Morita, 61, of Waianae died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Julie; son Garrick T. Jr.; daughter Kimiona C.; hanai son Luke Watkins; parents Masao and Jeanette; brothers Melvin, Jeffrey, Keith, Ross and Kevin; and six grandchildren. Services to be held at a later date.
Catherine Cressie Bulgo Pono
April 24, 2013
Catherine Cressie Bulgo Pono, 100, of Kaneohe, a head matron at Sears in Ala Moana Center, died in Kailua. She was born in Hamakuapoko, Maui. She is survived by daughter Vivian P. Ortiz, two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary. com.
Florence McBride Richardson
Feb. 8, 2013
Florence McBride "American Mother" Richardson, 86, of Honolulu, a retired private elementary school librarian, died in Nuuanu Hale. She was born in Scranton, Pa. She is survived by husband Ted, son Terry, daughters Ho King Yiu and Ho King Ying, and four grandchildren. Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Mark's Episcopal Church. Inurnment: 11 a.m. May 29 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Mary Jane Kon Robins
May 2, 2013
Mary Jane Kon Robins, 80, of Waimanalo, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Douglas, Earl Sr., Yukinobu and Leslie Hirata; daughters Dynette Kanuha, Kathy Balocon and Waynette Robins; brothers Clarence Sr., James, Harry and Eugene Kon; sisters Pearl McKay, Elizabeth Balocon and Violet Armalza; 20 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
George James Kaululehua Sanborn III
April 17, 2013
George James Kaululehua Sanborn III, 59, of Honolulu, a Zippy's Dillingham cook, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Pualeilani, sons Chad Kaululehua and Edward Stein, daughter Lehuanani, parents George J. Jr. and Ellen L. Naone-Sanborn, brothers Lowell and Davin, and sister Alethea. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.
May 6, 2013
Mary Shin, 88, of Lanai City died at home. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Sam K., sons Bradford K. and Clayton, daughters Donna Shin and Geraldine Villegas, 24 grandchildren, 66 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Kalanakila o ka Malamalama Church, Lanai. Services: 10:30 a.m. Reception to follow at the church. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
May 9, 2013
Akira Tanaka, 86, of Hilo, a retired Hilo Medical Center radiology department supervisor and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. He was born in Wailea, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Miyome; son Rodney; daughters Christine Wakida and Aileen Hayashi; sisters Betty Abe, Toshiko Campos and Mitzie Shikuma; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.
Nelson Neal Tuitele
May 4, 2013
Nelson Neal Tuitele, 54, of Honolulu, a dishwasher, fish cleaner and an Air National Guard veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Jewell L., brothers Carlson and Timothy, and sister Jewell K. Graveside services: 3 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolen: hawaiianmemorialpark- mortuary.com. Incorrect information in an obituary published Wednesday.