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Obituaries

For Friday, May 31, 2013


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Patricia Adams
May 7, 2013
Patricia Adams, 90, of Kaneohe, a retired UC-San Francisco Hospital pediatrics nurse, died at home. She was born in Anawalt, W.Va. She is survived by son Donald, daughters Susan Esposito and Debra Egbert, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: June 7 at Pohai Nani.

Duke Alboro
May 16, 2013
Duke Alboro, 53, of North Las Vegas died. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Pearlie M., father Domingo Sr. and sisters Linda Takahashi, Adele Hayman, Lydia Mendes and Carol Nakamura. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Lahaina United Methodist Church. Services: 11 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow at the church ocean front. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Gary Marc Alden
May 28, 2013
Gary Marc Alden, 63, of Kailua, an Ecolab employee, died in Kailua. He was born in New Jersey. He is survived by wife Sue, daughters Kimberly Gonzalez and Laura Barrett, and four grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5:30 p.m. today at Elks Honolulu Lodge, Waikiki. Casual attire. Donations suggested to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, www.lls.org.

Rita Nanaye Batt
May 21, 2013
Rita Nanaye Batt, 91, of Honolulu, a retired executive secretary at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Steven G., sister Etta N. Leong, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 2 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Maria Gamiao Calipjo
May 13, 2013
Maria Gamiao Calipjo, 86, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Claveria, Cagayan, Philippines. She is survived by sons Wilfredo, Nemesio, Florencio, Vicente and Andy; daughters Patricia Bartolome and Nida Chua; 29 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

William George Doppmann
Jan. 28, 2013
William George Doppmann, 78, of Waimea, Hawaii, a musician, composer and writer, died in Hale Ho‘ola. He was born in Springfield, Mass. He is survived by wife Willa; sons Greg, Jeff and Paul; daughters Karla Watson and Cathy Dolan; and six grandchildren. Services on the mainland.

Safiti Fatu
May 3, 2013
Safiti Fatu, 62, of Honolulu, a former phone repairman for a telecommunications company in Samoa, died in Honolulu. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by wife Lemalie; sons Nu'u, Sione, Iakopo, Tu'uaga, Matagia, Taugaifala, Rocky, Pa'u, Fou, Falaniko and Tuavela; daughters Samantha, Amanda and Kikite; brothers Sione and Pa'u Tuavela; sister Kikite Fagafaga; 37 grandchildren; and a great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. June 7 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

Fusae Fujino
May 12, 2013
Fusae "Nancy" Fujino, 93, of Honolulu died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Larry, daughters Sandra Yukitomo and Jane Nishihara, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Committal services at a later date.

Koichi Fukuda
May 19, 2013
Koichi Fukuda, 88, of Hilo, a retired state Department of Taxation Hilo Office employee and an Army Military Intelligence Service veteran who served in World War II, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughter Renee Honda; sisters Shizue Nakano, Tomoyo Kondo and Mi-tsuko Muranaka; a grandchild; and a step-grandchild. Visitation: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Robert Eugene Gulliford
April 29, 2013
Robert Eugene Gulliford, 55, of Mililani died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Ohio. He is survived by wife Imelda; sons Robert Jr., Ramsey and Trevor; daughter Christina; brothers Russell, Al and Ron; sisters Sandy, Linda, Patty and Debbie; and a grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Catholic Church, Mililani. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire.

Miriam Kiyoko Kaminaka
May 12, 2013
Miriam Kiyoko Kaminaka, 86, of Kaneohe died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Kurt, sisters Ethel Kuwaye and Florence Tani, and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 6 p.m. at Artzone, 3245 Pali Highway.

James Lambert Kaui Sr.
May 12, 2013
James Lambert "Jimmy" Kaui Sr., 67, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired heavy equipment operator with Richard Lee Trucking and a member of the Operating Engineers, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lydia "Ahuna," sons James L. and Creighton K., sisters Linda Genegabuas and Elaine Kaui, and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery.

Kunichi Kunishige
May 4, 2013
Kunichi Kunishige, 97, of Kahului, a retired Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. carpenter, died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. He was born in Hana, Maui. He is survived by sons Clayton and Kevin; daughter Kathleen Bugtong; brothers Melvin and Kazuso; sisters Eileen Shiroma, Janice Chun, Karen Kim and Helen Mimura; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.

Tsuneo Kuwabara
May 28, 2013
Tsuneo Kuwabara, 64, of Honolulu, president of NEO International, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Yokohama, Japan. He is survived by wife June, brother Toshio and sister Masayo. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Eugene D. Lilly
May 24, 2013
Eugene D. Lilly, 74, of Honolulu, an Army retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marie-Frances, sons Robert and Wayne, daughter Isabelle, brothers Theodore Lilly Jr. and John Kovich, sister Nicolene Long and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Fumie Maeda
May 9, 2013
Fumie Maeda, 86, of Ewa Beach died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Violet Takushi and caregiver Aiga Vaifale. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

James Lee Morihara
April 25, 2013
James Lee Morihara, 58, of Honolulu, a restaurant manager at Fisherman's Wharf, died in Hono-lulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Pauline A.C., daughter Karen Gale Caamano, father James G., sisters Karen Chow and Liane Konn, and a grandchild. Services held. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

Susan Kehaulani Noah-Quiocho
May 27, 2013
Susan Kehaulani Noah-Quiocho, 63, of Hilo, a former maintenance supervisor for Five Star Maintenance and former Hilo Hotel housekeeper, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Leandro Jr., Vernon and Aaron Quiocho, and Brian Domingcil Quiocho; daughters Melanie Domingcil Quiocho Matsumoto and Melissa Domingcil Quiocho; brothers John Jr., Steven Sr. and Robert Noah Sr.; sisters Ellen L. Noah and Kathleen Rapoza; 19 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Walter Hisashi Omori
May 6, 2013
Walter Hisashi Omori, 59, of Honolulu died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sister Frances T. Private services.

Myron Masato Otsu
May 21, 2013
Myron Masato Otsu, 71, of Honolulu, a retired J.C. Penney salesclerk, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Allan and David, and sister Judy Sakamoto. Private services.

Howard Tadao Oyama
May 16, 2013
Howard Tadao Oyama, 64, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co. carpenter, died in Avalon Care Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sheila, daughter Liane Ching and brothers Wayne and Glenn. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Tokio Shimizu
May 24, 2013
Tokio Shimizu, 90, of Honolulu, a retired painting contractor and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rose I., sons Craig A. and Bruce O., daughter Ann K. Aka-mine and three grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Richard Koji Shinagawa
May 24, 2013
Richard Koji Shinagawa, 64, of Mililani, a former sheet metal worker at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and an Army veteran, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. He was born in Fukuoka, Japan. He is survived by mother Nancy-Tsurue and sisters Yumiko Sumiye, Linda Alexander and Shirley Shinagawa. Private services.

Miyako Toguchi
May 25, 2013
Miyako Toguchi, 82, of Montebello, Calif., died in Montebello. She was born in Tokyo. She is survived by husband Hideo and sister Yukiko Yokota. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Dorothy Sadako Umeda
May 15, 2013
Dorothy Sadako Umeda, 89, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Amy S. Sato and Sue N. Umeda, brother Raymond Yamada, sisters Florence Harada and Ethel Asao, and two grandchildren. Private services.

Ida J. Wells
May 26, 2013
Ida J. Wells, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Foodland Beretania cashier, died. She was born in Iao Valley, Maui. She is survived by son Steven, daughter Sharon "Dale" Irizarry, sister Alice Kawakami, 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Shizuo Yanagi
April 17, 2013
Shizuo Yanagi, 83, of Honolulu, an Army retiree, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by son Richard A., daughters Carol Y. Hayashi and Doris M. Yanagi-Balidoy, brother Fumio and seven grandchildren. Private services.

Steve John Zaninovich
May 13, 2013
Steve John Zaninovich, 65, of Honolulu, a retired farmer and Handi-Van bus driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Reedley, Calif. He is survived by brother Martin and sisters Dianne Barrymore and Melissa Smith-Zaninovich. Services in California. Incorrect information published in an obituary Saturday.






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