For Wednesday, June 12, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jun 12, 2013
Pacita Nartatez Barba
June 5, 2013
Pacita Nartatez Barba, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Elementary School teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Edwin, Melvin and Arthur; daughters Gale Hutchinson, Gloria Lieberg and Pamela Barba-Shidaki; sister Mary Ballangao; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace, 1184 Bishop St. Mass at noon. Burial: 1:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Ernesto Caberto Cachola
May 27, 2013
Ernesto Caberto Cachola, 80, of Pearl City, a retired machine operator, died in Pearl City. He was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Guadalupe; sons Danny and Shaun; daughters Eliza Cachola, Yolie Severyn and Marilyn Lucey; brothers Nestor and Edward; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Michael Ah Sang Chun
June 6, 2013
Michael Ah Sang Chun, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Kauluwela Elementary School principal and a retired Army colonel, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Audrey, sons Randall and Mark, daughters Lu Ann Song and Toni Lynn Chun, brother Frank, sister Jenny Choy and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire. Additional information for an obituary published Monday.
Floyd Anderson Cooksey
June 4, 2013
Floyd Anderson Cooksey, 79, of DeCordova, Texas, formerly of Hawaii, a retired Air Force technical sergeant, died. He was born in Guys, Tenn. No services.
Dennis Scott Daniel
Jan. 12, 2013
Dennis Scott Daniel, 67, of Pasadena, Md., died in Annapolis, Md. He was born in Seattle. He is survived by brother Brian. Scattering of ashes: 3:45 p.m. June 22 at the Coral Queen boat at Heeia Kea Pier, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers. For more information, call 630-5900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mechelle Kehaulani DeLuz
May 28, 2013
Mechelle Kehaulani DeLuz, 24, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, a Lamonts Gift Store retail supervisor, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hayward, Calif. She is survived by daughter Kalia Cazimero. parents Jim and Bernadette, brothers Joshua and Josiah, and grandparents Jacinth and Yvonne DeLuz, and Trinidad Lizama. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Annunciation Catholic Church, Waimea, Hawaii. Mass: 10 a.m. Private inurnment. Luncheon to follow at Kahilu Town Hall behind Parker Ranch Shopping Center. Casual attire.
Erwin Gaspar Ea
May 31, 2013
Erwin Gaspar Ea, 36, of Gilbert, Ariz., an electronics engineer, died in Gilbert. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Ernie and Tomasa, brother Harold and grandmother Leonora. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 12:30 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
George Kaleikau Farr
May 22, 2013
George Kaleikau Farr, 53, of Haleiwa, a Hawaiian Airlines retiree, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by son Hunter, daughters Jasmine and China, and sisters Beverly Borges, Doreen Lee, Georgette Matealona and Meredith Strong. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Liliuokalani Protestant Church, 66-090 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa. Services: 10:30 a.m.
Thomas Ilae Fragas Sr.
May 15, 2013
Thomas Ilae Fragas Sr., 83, of Kailua, a retired Army lieutenant colonel and state Occupational Safety and Health Division supervisor, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ethel; sons Thomas Jr., Eric, Bryan and Steve; daughter Liz Morton; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at St. John Vianney, 920 Keolu Drive. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. John Vianney School. Incorrect information in an obituary published Monday.
Rockne Michael Garvin
June 8, 2013
Rockne Michael Garvin, 54, of Kapolei, a carpenter, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Toledo, Ohio. He is survived by wife Mary L., daughters Malia O. and Roxanna O., brother Brian and sisters Kim White, Kelly Garvin, Shannon Steckbeck and Tiffin Perkins. Services: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Rainbow Bay Marina, Cabana A, by the Arizona Memorial. Casual attire. No flowers.
Buck Henry Greenway
May 21, 2013
Buck Henry Greenway, 65, of Princeville, Kauai, an Army veteran and a Princeville Utilities Co. certified drinking water distribution system operator, died at home. He was born in Miami. He is survived by sisters Gladys D. Mitchell, Iris A. Donaldson and Janet Herbert. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Pinetrees, Hanalei Bay. For more information, call 826-6100, ext. 11.
Sheryl L. Gruber
June 2, 2013
Sheryl L. Gruber, 52, of Mililani, a Hope Chapel Mililani associate pastor, died in Mililani. She was born in Des Moines, Iowa. She is survived by husband Timothy, son Michael, mother Norma Bettis and sister Kristie Liddle. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Inspire Church, formerly Hope Chapel West Oahu, at Waikele Center. Services: 7 p.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Frances Nowak Gwaltney
May 15, 2013
Frances Nowak Gwaltney, 78, of Pearl City, a federal government human resources retiree at Marine Forces Pacific at Camp Smith, died. She was born in Washington, D.C. She is survived by husband Robert E., daughters Kathryn M. Salomon and Mary Tavares, and brother Frank Nowak. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Parrish, 1525 Waimano Home Road, Pearl City. Services: 10 a.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to St. Francis Home Health Care, 24 Puiwa Road, Honolulu, HI 96817.
Rose Haleakala Hirokane
May 30, 2013
Rose Haleakala Hirokane, 92, of Honolulu, a nurse aide, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by brother Adam Kaiwi and sister Josephine L. Stephens. Private services. Inurnment: 9 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.
Francis Kazuo Kaneshiro
June 4, 2013
Francis Kazuo "Frenchy" Kaneshiro, Yago: Meno Kanagusuku, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Columbia Inn assistant manager, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care Inc. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Natsuko, son Gareth I., brother Robert R., sisters Lily T. Higuchi and Doris H. Sheppard, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. No flowers.
Marlene Collette Victorino Kauo
June 5, 2013
Marlene Collette Victorino Kauo, 77, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Kapaa Elementary School teacher, died. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by husband John P.H. "Big John" II and daughter Maile K.V. Lagunes. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Catherine Church. Mass: 10 a.m.
Duke S. Loa
May 28, 2013
Duke S. Loa, 74, of Kapolei, an Army veteran, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Siatafu Mageo-Loa; sons Jason and Monty; daughter Tanya Bishop; stepson Lloyd Mageo; stepdaughters Rowena Notoa and Tutonu Anoa'i; brothers Meeli and Richard Loa, and David Briski; sisters Joyce Sawyer, Tepora Callado and Lucy Turner; 22 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at First Hawaii Samoan Assembly of God, Palama.
Leonard Naboa Sr.
June 5, 2013
Leonard "Nato" Naboa Sr., 60, of Milolii, Hawaii, a Goodfellow Bros. Inc. heavy equipment operator and employee at Willock's Construction, E.M. Rivera & Sons Inc. and Kau Agribusiness Co. Inc., died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Loretta; sons Mervin, Leonard Jr. and Francisco; daughters Ievan Henriques, Olana Kaiwi and Lydia Naboa; parents Thomas and Felisa Kaniho; brothers Lebert and Lambert Naboa, and Dean Kaniho; sisters Leinell Naboa, Thyone Kaniho, Leivanell Salmo, Leinette Noritaki, Thomasina Beck and Myra Keanu; and 12 grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Pahala. Mass: 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Nemesio Patubo Pascua
June 5, 2013
Nemesio Patubo Pascua, 89, of Waipahu died in Kapolei. He was born in Aparri, Philippines. He is survived by daughters Betty Paa, Evelyn Barcarse, Elizabeth Manarpiis and Rosemarie Corpuz; sister Garciana Pastor; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to be held in the Philippines.
Gerardo Pascua Regidor Jr.
March 25, 2013
Gerardo Pascua Regidor Jr., 68, of Kahului, a state Department of Accounting and General Services carpenter, died at home. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by sons Moses and Kawika; sisters Dolores Learned, Esmeralda Shelltrack and Juanita Ancheta; and five grandchildren. Urn blessing: 11 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Hearts Church, Waianae. Scattering of ashes: 3 p.m. at Yokohama Bay.
Roland Seizen Takasato Sr.
June 5, 2013
Roland Seizen "Taka" Takasato Sr., 88, of Kaneohe, a Cement Masons Local 630 retiree and an Army veteran who served in World War II with the Military Intelligence Service, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Papaaloa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Jean K., son Roland S. Jr., daughters Faith K. Tanikawa and Joanne K. Takasato, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. June 19 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.
Agnes Josephine Mills Yap
June 7, 2013
Agnes Josephine Mills Yap, 81, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Niulii, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Joseph K.; daughters Ramona Naone, Brendamae Kleinschmidt, Lindamae Horiuchi and Zelda Montoya; sisters Gladys K. Mills Chock, Odetta K. Mills Price and Norah M. Mills Williams; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. James Episcopal Church, Waimea, Hawaii. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire.