For Wednesday, July 3, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jul 3, 2013
Frederick Henry Bodkin
June 25, 2013
Frederick Henry Bodkin, 62, of Honolulu, a property manager and a Coast Guard veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in New York. He is survived by brothers Michael Karban and George Bodkin; hanai brothers Bennett and Darren Yoshioka, and Dr. Warren Wong; and hanai sister Katie Yoshioka. Inurnment: 9:30 a.m. July 19 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers.
Josefina Acio Butac
May 31, 2013
Josefina Acio Butac, 87, of Honolulu, a Waimanalo Nursery retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Miguel A., Felix A., Rosario A. and Henry A.; daughter Romana B. Crisologo; brother Jose Acio; sister Inocencia A. Valite; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7:15 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Kahea Nawailohi Cacoulidis
June 23, 2013
Kahea Nawailohi "Uncle Tata" Cacoulidis, 21, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a chef at Korner Pocket Bar and Grill in Kealakekua and prep person at Taco Del Mar, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by father Shannon; mother Terry Cunningham; brothers Keone Santos and Kelsan Cacoulidis; sisters Keli Reny and Latasha and Brittany Harrison; hanai sister Mahina Akiona; and grandparents Loretta Cacoulidis and Michael Okunami, and Jimmy and Penny Cacoulidis. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at New Hope Chapel, Waimea, Hawaii. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Betty S. Chaney
July 1, 2013
Betty S. Chaney, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Aaron and a grandchild. Private services. No flowers.
George J.G. Chow
June 20, 2013
George J.G. Chow, 88, of Mililani, a retired Air Force master sergeant and a retired shipfitter at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Yukie, daughter Becky Chin, brothers James and Jacob, sister Catherine Lima and two grandchildren. Committal services: 2 p.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.
Clarence S. Cravalho
June 22, 2013
Clarence S. Cravalho, 78, of Wailuku, a retired Ameron Hawaii truck driver, died. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Shirley, son Jeffery, daughter Janice Franco, brothers Walter and Abel, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku, Maui. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Florida V. Dagdagan
June 22, 2013
Florida V. Dagdagan, 67, of Waipahu, a Modern Macaroni Ltd. packer, died in Honolulu. She was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Jerick and Renie; daughters Maria Teresa Caronan and Mildred Hill; brothers Francisco, Alfonso and Anacleto Cainglit; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 9:15 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waipahu. Services: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Marlene Ann Espina
June 10, 2013
Marlene Ann Espina, 62, of Aiea, an Aiea Elementary School educational assistant, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Dennis Sr., sons David and Dennis Jr., brothers Johanan and Manuel Poche, sister Leanna Goya and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Carl F. Ishitani
June 20, 2013
Carl F. Ishitani, 62, of Pearl City, a retired Nordic Construction carpenter and a National Guard veteran, died in Pearl City. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Shirlie Ann S., son Chad T., daughter Jodi K. Keller and brothers Ken K. and Ross J. Private services.
Melvin David Kailikea Jr.
June 29, 2013
Melvin David Kailikea Jr., 78, of Kapaa, Kauai, died in Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital. He was born in Nawiliwili, Kauai. He is survived by brother Malcolm H. and sister Leila K. Christensen. Private services.
June 13, 2013
Mitsue Kawachi, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Like Like Drive Inn waitress, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honomu, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Byron S. and Glenn T., daughters Motoko Takushi and Lisa T. Kawachi, nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. No flowers.
Alvin Kauahi Kulani
June 16, 2013
Alvin Kauahi Kulani, 75, of Waimanalo, a city Refuse Division employee and an Army veteran, died in Waimanalo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Louella; sons Darin K.C., Alan C. and Sean C. Medeiros, and Sterling and Herbert Lau; daughters Marvelyn Sarkissian, Georgiana C. Medeiros-Cuevas, Sandra Young and Marsha Yim; 34 grandchildren; and 44 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the cemetery. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.
Carmen Federico Lapada
May 29, 2013
Carmen Federico Lapada, 61, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Victoria, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by husband Antonio O., daughters Rona and Roxanne, brother Artemio Federico and sister Melita. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of the Mount, 1614 Monte St., Honolulu. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.
Irene A. Nakamura
June 30, 2013
Irene A. Nakamura, 67, of Kahului, a retired Consolidated Builders secretary, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sons Mark and Lance Y. Mendoza, brother Roddy, hanai brother Roger Kihara, hanai sister Jean Abe and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Iao Congregational Church. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Maui Memorial Park, Wailuku. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Purcilia Malaelele Poyer
May 25, 2013
Purcilia Malaelele Poyer, 70, of Makaha, a homemaker, died in Pearl City. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by daughters Dora Tulua and Lili Puipui; brothers Benjamin Asuega, and Charles and Dixie Scott; sister Josephine T. Hettel; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waianae Chapel. Services: 9:30 a.m. Online condolences: woolseymortuary.com.
Benjamina Rivera Ramelb
May 26, 2013
Benjamina Rivera Ramelb, 83, of Waipahu died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by brother Manuelito R. Bolosan and sisters Clara R. Ganal, Josefina R. Balbas, Toribia R. Ramil and Star R. Cacao. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
George Juan Ramos
June 11, 2013
George Juan Ramos, 63, of Lihue died at Straub Clinic & Hospital in Honolulu. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Kathleen M. Refamonte-Ramos; son Matthew; daughters Malia Ramos-Arnold, Olivia Ramos and Jasmine Hashimoto; stepson Jerry A. Refamonte Jr.; stepdaughter Shelly Refamonte; mother Estrella; brothers Elson and Billy; sisters Victoria and Arleen; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception, Lihue. Mass: 10 a.m.
June 28, 2013
Tadashi "Dick" Shiraishi, 95, of Hilo, a retired owner of the former Hilo Blueprint & Supply Ltd., died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Puna, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Satsuki, son Wayne, daughter Grace Hisanaga, sister Miyoko Nakayama and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No monetary offerings.
Stanley Ki Foong Won
June 9, 2013
Stanley Ki Foong Won, 80, of Concord, Calif., an educator for Hawaii's state Department of Education and for public schools in Oakland, Calif., and an Army veteran, died in Walnut Creek, Calif. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Verena, brother Alfred and sisters Lucille Ho and Eunice Won. Taoist services: 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.