For Wednesday, August 21, 2013
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 21, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 02:10 a.m. HST, Aug 21, 2013
Mildred Ann Cruz
July 28, 2013
Mildred Ann Cruz, 71, of Las Vegas, a federal government administrative assistant, died in Las Vegas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Ferlyne Yap and Millicent and Nicole Cruz; brothers Bobby and Joe Santana; sisters Jeannette Freitas, Nikki Merriett and Natalie "Cookie" Santana; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Clarita Valledor Dela Cruz
July 25, 2013
Clarita Valledor "Claring" Dela Cruz, 83, of Waipahu, an Anthony House employee, died in Waipahu. She was born in Buguey, Cagayan, Philippines. She is survived by daughters Cherry Feliciano, Relita and Delia Dela Cruz, Evelina Javar, Mona Nicolas and Merlene Aquino; sister Pacita Aquino; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Wake services: 6:30 p.m. Additional 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.
June Setsuko Ecsedy
Aug. 9, 2013
June Setsuko Ecsedy, 71, of Wailuku, a former salesclerk at Macy's in Kahului, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by sons Patrick and Michael, brothers Glenn and Earl Matsui, sister Yoko Itamoto and two grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
July 24, 2013
Tomiko Handa, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Meadow Gold Dairies accounts payable clerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Michael K. and Brian T., daughter Sandra M. Char, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Kenneth Kalei Ho‘opai Jr.
Aug. 4, 2013
Kenneth Kalei Ho‘opai Jr., also known as "Braddah K" and "Kalei," 49, of Kahului died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by partner Jolene Rosaga; a son; daughters Krystal Cunningham and Cristalani Treu; father Kenneth K. Sr.; mother Violet "Luana"; brothers Nick, Steven, David, George and Bruce; sister Beatrice; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services at noon. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Shari Lee Huihui
Aug. 5, 2013
Shari Lee Huihui, 52, of Ewa Beach, an Oahu Transit Services bus driver, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Newport, R.I. She is survived by husband Hercules; daughters Christie Senio, Maile L. Taum-Hacker and Lashelle Eguires; father Walter Hacker; stepmother Fawn Hacker; brother Dean Hacker; sisters Carol Schmidt, Deborah Pascual, Walene Hacker and Diana Guerrero; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services: 6:30 p.m. No flowers.
Louis Kaulanaula Kamakaiwi
July 12, 2013
Louis Kaulanaula Kamakaiwi, 70, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Kevin K., Daniel K. Sr., Ronald K. and Ralph K.; daughters Valerie K. Ontiveros and Kahea Hoff; 20 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Hawaii Okinawa Center, 94-587 Ukee St., Waipahu. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Blanche Ching Lau
July 27, 2013
Blanche Ching Lau, 91, of Honolulu, a grocery store owner, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Richard, sons Ronald and Donald, daughters Lorene Hoe and Janice Yamada, brothers Robert and Walter Ching, sister Mildred Lau, 11 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m.
Maria B. Lorenzo
July 28, 2013
Maria B. Lorenzo, 78, of Waimea, Kauai, a Global Ag fieldworker, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by daughters Maura Sloan and Lucia Kaui, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai, Kauai. Services: 10 a.m. Lunch to follow at the Dela Cruz residence, 9964 Poke Road, Waimea. Casual attire.
Aug. 17, 2013
Faamamata Magalei, 83, of Kahuku, a retired Hawaii Reserves Inc. heavy equipment operator, died in Kahuku. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by wife Alofagia; sons Talio F., Tagiilima F. and Sakalia K.; daughters Fulisia F. Maiwiriwiri and Agalelei F. Elkington; brother Muaimalae; sisters Saitauga Talo and Pepe Pilcher; and 20 grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie Stake Center. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Laie Cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Fernando Baddo Marcos
Aug. 2, 2013
Fernando Baddo Marcos, 95, of Ewa Beach, an Ewa Sugar Plantation and United Service retiree, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by sons Timothy, Darryl, Anthony and Theodore; daughters Marlene Santiago, Flora Patton and Fay Salvador; brother Alfred J.; sister Juanita Mouton; 12 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Lily-Marie Kaipolani Moiha
Aug. 4, 2013
Lily-Marie Kaipolani Moiha, 50, of Hana, Maui, died at home. She was born in Hana. She is survived by brother Kenneth, sister Kimberly, hanai brother John Lono and hanai sister Kehau Kapoi. Services pending. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Eugenio Callejo Rindon
Aug. 17, 2013
Eugenio Callejo Rindon, 69, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Kauai Coffee Co. irrigator, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Leonora "Lucy," sons Eugenio and Rudy, daughter Melanie, brother Doninador, sisters Magdalina Dumag and Isabel Infante, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Aug. 30 at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Aug. 31 at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery.
June 27, 2013
Yoshiko Sato, 93, of Honolulu, a retired accountant, died in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born in South Hilo. Private services.
Herman M. Shiroma
Aug. 7, 2013
Herman M. Shiroma, 95, of Kaneohe, a carpenter, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Pulehu, Maui. He is survived by wife Alice, son Clayton, daughter Carol Tabata, four brothers, three sisters and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 5:30 p.m. Inurnment: 9 a.m. Aug. 28 at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Bessie Min Shon
Aug. 11, 2013
Bessie Min Shon, 93, of Pohai Nani Care Center, a Kona Hospital nurse anesthetist, died in Honolulu. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by son David and daughter Nadine. Private services. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
William Wai Lum Tam Sing Jr.
Aug. 11, 2013
William Wai Lum Tam Sing Jr., 73, of Honolulu, a retiree from the Army Corps of Engineers at Fort Shafter and an Army veteran, died in St. Francis Hospice, Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Darby; daughters Dawn Dunford, Michelle Tam Sing and Kimberly Piho; brothers Edwin and Theodore; sister Lorraine Lau; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick Church, 1124 7th Ave. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Aug. 7, 2013
Yukiko Tsuyama, 94, of Waimea, Kauai, a retired Department of Education cafeteria manager at Kaumakani School, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lawai, Kauai. She is survived by four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Waimea Higashi Hongwanji. Services: 11 a.m.
Maria Yabes Tumbaga
Aug. 15, 2013
Maria Yabes Tumbaga, 101, of Kauai, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Oseas, Job and Samuel; daughters Carlina Vea and Romula T. Peake; hanai daughter Margaret Lacro; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 8:30-10 a.m. Thursday at Kekaha United Methodist Church. Services to follow. Burial to follow at Kekaha Public Cemetery.
Walter Wu Chong Wong
Aug. 18, 2013
Walter Wu Chong Wong, 101, of Honolulu, owner and founder of State Construction Co., died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Douglas K.J. and Hubert K.C.; daughters Andrea S.K. Lee and Linda S.Y.W. Stringer; brothers Stanley, Denis, James and Lawrence; sisters Catherine Chinn, Elizabeth Chen and Frances De Franceschi; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Private burial. Aloha attire.
Elizabeth M. Wright
Aug. 12, 2013
Elizabeth M. Wright, 87, of Honolulu, a high school English teacher in Massachusetts, died in Kahala Nui. She was born in Massachusetts. She is survived by daughters Lesley Wright and Wally Mabey. Private services.