For Sunday, August 25, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Aug 25, 2013
Amy K. Akau
Aug. 6, 2013
Amy K. Akau, 85, of Kaimuki, a school bus driver and homemaker, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Hono-lulu. She is survived by sons Richard Jr., James, Maurice, Christopher and Patrick; daughters Christine and Corrine Akau, Catherine Pitre, Cynthia Calvey and Amy Somera; 22 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at Star of the Sea, 4470 Aliikoa St., Honolulu. Services:noon. Burial:2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences:www.borthwickoahu.com.
Mikala S. Anderson
Aug. 12, 2013
Mikala S. "Kala" Anderson, 29, of Anahola, Kauai, a carpenter, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by wife Jaylouise "Jali" Carlyle-Anderson, parents Thomas and Thomasina "T," brother LurGuail Counts, and numerous stepbrothers and stepsisters. Celebration of life:Noon Saturday at the end of Lydgate Beach Park. Potluck gathering. Casual attire.
Lorraine M. Aranaydo
July 13, 2013
Lorraine M. Aranaydo, 68, of Kahului, Maui, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Steven Cayaba; daughters Laurie Cayaba and Louisa Palad; brothers Philemon, Gerald, Edward, Joseph, Harry and Leslie; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Celebration of life:6 p.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services:7:30 p.m. Burial:12:30 p.m. Sept. 3 at Mililani Cemetery. Online condolences:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Patrick Kaualani Asiu
Aug. 23, 2013
Patrick Kaualani Asiu, 70, of Pearl City died in St. Francis-West Hospice. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by brothers Joseph and Francis "Sonny"and sister Elizabeth"Aoi" Alama. Committal services:10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Online condolences:www.leewardfuneralhome.com.
Fernando Visaya Bolosan
July 17, 2013
Fernando Visaya "Ando" Bolosan, 72, of Waipahu, a tractor operator, died in Waipahu. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Segundina; daughters Digna Salvador and Ginalyn Alfonso; sisters Violeta Antonio, Alberta Madamba and Herminia Cacas; brother Javier Bolosan; and three grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services:6:30 p.m. Additional visitation:9:30 a.m. Saturday at Valley of the Temples. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial:11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Ruth Sigrid Bornstein
Aug. 20, 2013
Ruth Sigrid Bornstein, 81, of Waianae, a business owner, died. She was born in Cologne, Germany. Visitation:10:30 a.m. Wednesday at BorthwickMortuary, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial:1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Alberta Allera Dela Calsada
Aug. 15, 2013
Alberta Allera Dela Calsada, 85, of Paia, Maui, a retired Marriott Lahaina housekeeper, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Hamakuapoko, Maui. She is survived by daughter Theresa Malapira and five grandchildren. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Rosary Church in Paia. Mass:10 a.m. Burial:11:30 a.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park Cemetery in Haiku. Condolences may be sent to:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Howland Levi Faufata
Aug. 14, 2013
Howland Levi Faufata, 64, of Honolulu, a bus driver, died in Kapolei. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by daughters Dorothy, Jessica and Lee-Ann; sister Dorothy Yokomura; and six grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services:6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Leilehua Vivencia Racelis Galvez
Aug. 21, 2013
Leilehua Vivencia Racelis Galvez, 90, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, a homemaker and retired secretary for the government and Department of Education in Guam, died at home. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by sons David and Dani, daughters Debra Morrison and Diane Bobek, hanai daughter Michiko Tarumi, brothers Redro Jr. and Ben Racelis, sister Aloha Carvalho, nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Waikoloa Community Church, 68-3625 Paniolo Ave., Waikoloa. Services:11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dorothy M. Gross
Aug. 22, 2013
Dorothy M. Gross, 92, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Hibbing, Minn. She is survived by son the Rev. Thomas L. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Mass:11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Elizabeth Setsuko Honda Jenkins
July 26, 2013
Elizabeth Setsuko Honda Jenkins, 90, of Kailua, a homemaker, died. She was born in Wailuku,Maui. She is survived by son David and brother Randall Honda. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu MemorialPark &Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Private inurnment. No flowers.
Charles K. Kahaunaele
Aug. 10, 2013
Charles K. Kahaunaele, 90, of Waianae, a retired Sida Taxi Co. driver and retired Army master sergeant, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Keoho‘okalani W. andCharles T.P. Kahaunaele and Alan and Philip A. Jimenez; daughter Marleen U. Kahaunaele; brothers John Jensen and Eugene Kahaunaele; sisters Julina Lung, Elaine Aweau, Vivian Foster and LottyAnn Rowland; 19 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services:9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Wai-anae Chapel, 85-574 Plantation Road. Inurnment:11:30 a.m. at National MemorialCemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Esther K. Kekuna
Aug. 19, 2013
Esther K. Kekuna, 87, of Hilo, a retired licensed practical nurse for the former Hilo Hospital, died in Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama. She was born in Kealakekua, Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Earl and Lucas Jr., four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services:10:30 a.m. Committal services to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Janice Ann Kerns
Aug. 19, 2013
Janice Ann Kerns, 79, of Ewa Beach, a medical equipment technician, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. She was born in Iowa. She is survived by husband Bryan D.; sons Bryan D. Jr., Gary and Robert; daughter Connie; sister Sharon Throckmorton; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
July 18, 2013
Hatsuko Kikumoto, 88, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died inHonolulu. She was born in Ho-nolulu. She is survived by sons Edward, Ronald and Daniel; daughters Karen Nakayama and Kay Jellison; sisters Aiko Ichishita and Rose Onaka; 13 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Larry Kris Kimbell
Aug. 13, 2013
LarryKris Kimbell, 55, of Eden Roc, Mountain View, Hawaii, died at home. He was born in New Haven, Conn. He is survived by mother Pamela; brothers Mark, Richard, Charles and Davis; sister Sherri; and grandparent Elaine McDavid. Celebration of life to be held today.
Veronica Leimomi Sinenci Lono
Aug. 15, 2013
Veronica Leimomi Sinenci "Tita" Lono, 63, of Hana, Maui, a former Hotel Hana Maui housekeeper, died at her daughter's home in Wailuku. She was born in Hana. She is survived by husband Jerrymeyer; son Jerrymeyer "Moke" Jr.; daughter Jeronica "Lehua" Lono-Cloudy; hanai son Shane Sinenci; brothers Stephen, Francis, Pauly, Peter, Egot and Victor Sinenci; sister Angela Tavares; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hana. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Puuiki Cemetery. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Dan Minoru Mezurashi
Aug. 14, 2013
Dan MinoruMezurashi, 61, of Honolulu, a carpenter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by brother Wayne. Private services. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Priscilla Mae Moreno
July 19, 2013
Priscilla Mae "Cilla" Moreno, 59, of Honolulu died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Alfred A. Jr., Frank J., Mark A. and Marcus J.; daughters Rosaline A. andRowlena M. Moreno, Rayline H.A. Garcia and Mistyann L. Hernandez; brothers Phillip W., Frank J. and Louis J. Santiago; sisters Maria E.A. Meneses and Nadine S. Cabalar; 34 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:10 a.m. Burial:1 p.m. at HawaiianMemorialPark.
George Yoshikazu Murakami
July 27, 2013
George Yoshikazu Murakami, 76, of Waipahu died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Masumi, son Irving S., daughter Donna K. Isidro-Murakami, brother Frank H. and six grandchildren. Private services.
Elaine Imanaka Niimi
July 21, 2013
Elaine Imanaka Niimi of Haleiwa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Frank and John, daughters Susan Niimi and Elizabeth McCord, brothers Robert and Herbert Imanaka, and three grandchildren. Private services.
William Satoshi Ozaki
Aug. 13, 2013
William Satoshi Ozaki, 79, of Pearl City, a retired sheet metal contractor, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Kona. He is survived by daughters Jo-Ann Ozaki, Donna Hunt and Karen Fujii; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Wednesday at MililaniMortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Aloha attire.
Aug. 22, 2013
Alexander Palpallatoc, 84, of Honolulu, a retired computer aide at Fort Shafter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ulupalakua, Maui.He is survived by sons Michael, Shayne, Scott, Douglas, Ronald, Warren and Lionel; daughters Lorna Lualhati and Alicia Palpallatoc; brothers Paulino and Alfonso; sister Esmenina Blair; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation:10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Valley of the Temples. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial:2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples MemorialPark. Aloha attire. Online condolences:www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Abraham Kaihe Poai Sr.
Aug. 17, 2013
Abraham Kaihe "Abe" Poai Sr., 68, of Hilo, a state of Hawaii Department of Transportation Highways Division employee and an Army and Army National Guard veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Abraham "Kaihe"Jr., Anthony "Awe" and Alvin "Kupili"; brothers Lawrence, George and Dennis; hanai brother Samuel Kawaha; sisters Rachel Hanohano, Eva Rowe, Mabel Iopa, Sybil M. Evans and Cathy Ann Simmons; and six grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services:7 p.m. Additional visitation:8 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services:10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Hawaii Veterans CemeteryNo. 2. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Robert Alan Somera
Aug. 6, 2013
Robert Alan Somera, 51, of Ewa Beach, a Hosoi Garden Mortuary embalmer, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Carrie F., son Robert Jr., daughter Chalsea, mother Jacqueline L., brother Richard, sister Robyn and two grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:6 p.m. Cremation to follow.
Ladislao Abraham Tacderan
Aug. 18, 2013
Ladislao Abraham Tacderan, 75, of Wailuku, a retired Wailuku Agribusiness employee, died at home. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Kenneth; daughters Madeline Platiro and Maryjane Tacderan; brother Leonardo; sisters Solidad Calaycay, Gloria Tacderan, Augustina Bolante and Alberta Collado; and five grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Friday at BorthwickNorman's Mortuary. Services:7 p.m. Additional visitation:10 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony's Church in Wailuku. Mass:noon. Burial to follow at Valley Isle Memorial Park in Haiku. Online condolences:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Aug. 19, 2013
Cecil "Howie" Trent, 48, of Honolulu, a retired driver, died in Honolulu. He was born in Michigan. He is survived by sons Jason and Jesse J., daughter WhitneyL., brothers Edward and James and sister Karen Laihipp. Private services.
July 19, 2013
Charlotte Walker, 77, of Kaneohe, a secretary, died at home. She was born in New Jersey. She is survived by son Dann, brother Dennis Chew and sister Marjorie Lizzi. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Kailua United Methodist Church. Services:10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Kailua United Methodist Church.
Aug. 21, 2013
Elizabeth Yamashita, 78, of Pukalani, Maui, died at home. She was born in Kahana, Oahu. She is survived byson Wayne, daughters Corinne Aruda and Teresa Yamashita-Freitas, brother Benny Ebalei, sister Josphine "Tita" Orosco, 12 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services:11 a.m. Scattering to follow at Hamakuapoko Point, Paia. Condolences may be sent to:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Aug. 18, 2013
Mitsue Yang, 90, of Kahului, a retired Robins sales associate, died in Hale Makua,Kahului. She was born in Wailuku, Maui. She is survived by sons Calvin, Derrick and Leslie; brother Takeshi Tashiro; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation:4 p.m. Thursday at Kahului Union Church. Services:5 p.m. Burial:10:30 a.m. Friday at Maui Memorial Park Cemetery in Wailuku. Condolences may be sent to:www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.