POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Oct 13, 2013
Patricia Ann Ah Loo
Oct. 3, 2013
Patricia Ann Ah Loo, 65, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Patrick, son TJ, daughters Kimberly and Cherylynn, brothers Michael and Joseph Crocco, and two grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Unity Church of Hawai‘i. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire.
Sept. 22, 2013
Damaso Ambrocio, 86, of Aiea, a retired Matson Navigation Co. crane operator, died in Aiea. He was born in Asingan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Leonora; sons Melvin, Edwin, Stewart, Eugene and Jeffrey; daughter Valerie Chong; sisters Pudgie Smith, Liberty Rivera and Paula Hall; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.
Oct. 7, 2013
Betina Berkitz, 69, of Kihei, Maui, a Maui Memorial Medical Center nursing assistant, died at home. She was born in Faaa, Tahiti. She is survived by son Terii Taihia, daughters Selma Raiarii and Veia Swartz, brother Yves Ariitaata, 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 9 a.m. Saturday at 2216 S. Kihei Road. Parking not available at the house; park in nearby public lot. Paddleboards and surfboards welcome to accompany canoes in the ocean. Flowers and lei welcome to be placed in the ocean. No monetary offerings. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Oct. 7, 2013
Santos Carnate, 84, of Kaumakani, Kauai, a retired Gay & Robinson seed processor, died at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Lucrecia; sons Ruben and Rey; daughters Renie Parayno, Sally Andres, Rowena Sibuma, Rhoda Soriano and Rebecca Rodriques; brother Apolonio; sister Lorenza; 17 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Cross Church, Kalaheo, Kauai. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hanapepe Public Cemetery.
Sandra Sachiko Endo
Sept. 23, 2013
Sandra Sachiko Endo, 65, of Pearl City, a retired Chemical Sales and Service Inc. accounting clerk, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by husband Melvin, daughters Keriane Endo and Brandi Wakabayashi, brother Spencer Miyasato, sister Donna Shimabukuro and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire. No flowers.
Arthur Keawe Gorai
Sept. 28, 2013
Arthur Keawe Gorai, 79, of Kaneohe, a city truck driver, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Kahana. He is survived by wife Evelyn, sons Clifford and Clement, daughters Arleila Andrade and Arnel Gorai, brother Clinton, sister Beatrice Soga and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Michael M. Hickey Sr.
Oct. 6, 2013
Michael M. Hickey Sr., 74, of Honolulu, a retired hotel manager and author of Western books, died in Nuuanu Hale. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Michael M. Jr. and Gregory P., stepsons Roy and Allan, stepdaughter Debra, sisters Maureen Farnden and Eileen Hardy, and half-brother Gregory Penwill. Private services.
Sept. 29, 2013
Mikiharu Ishida, 80, of Ewa Beach, a welder at Public Works Center, Pearl Harbor, and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Loretta K.; son Edwin T.; daughters Leila T. Takahama and Sheri S. Ishida; brother Herbert; sisters Yukiko Ige, Rose Nakamitsu and Alice Reyher; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire.
Oct. 4, 2013
Muneo Ito, 88, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. government computer system analyst, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by son Daryl A.; daughters Joy N. Frank and Cara Ann A. Vento; brothers Hiroyuki, Takumi and Takao; sisters Harumi "Hilda" Ito and Miyuki "Mildred" Suzuki; and four grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary published Saturday.
Shirley Ann Suprimido Kailiawa
Sept. 10, 2013
Shirley Ann Suprimido Kailiawa, 70, of Pahala, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Pahala. She is survived by sons Thomas K.K. "Bull" III, Patrick "Keala," Lincoln and Napoleon "Nappy"; daughters Jan Kaleohano and Anna George; 18 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. All-night vigil: 5 p.m. Friday at the family residence, 96-1164 Kaumahana St., Pahala. Rosary: 6 p.m. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Pahala Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers and lei welcome.
Calvin Kazuo Kawamoto
Sept. 22, 2013
Calvin Kazuo "Cal" Kawamoto, 73, of Waipahu, a retired Air Force officer and a former state senator, will be remembered in services 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Carolyn, son Walter, daughter Nina and brothers Paul and Roy. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday. Committal services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.
Glenn Yoshio Kimura
Sept. 18, 2013
Glenn Yoshio Kimura, 66, of Honolulu, a retired Grace Pacific Inc. mechanic and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Richard. Private services.
Diane L. Kuamoo
Oct. 5, 2013
Diane L. Kuamoo, 64, of Keaukaha, Hawaii, an employee at CW Maintenance, Diamond Head Papaya and Life Care Center of Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Gregory K.; son Cade K.; daughter Michelle M. Icari; brothers Manuel, Wesley and Glen Moniz; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Condolences may be made by calling 935-1404 during evening hours.
Sept. 20, 2013
Sebastian Kumali, also known as Sebastian Kumali von Habsburg, 29, of Hilo, a Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa front desk agent, former Four Seasons Resort Hualalai assistant manager and Penncro debt management officer, died in Hilo. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by mother Bernice "Bernie" Kumali-Rodrigues and sisters Luana Gushiken, Lisa Rezentez and Terry K. Crichton. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Reception to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.
Florence Chalmers Lemke
Sept. 28, 2013
Florence Chalmers Lemke, 92, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hono&lulu. She is survived by sons David and Herman Jr., daughters Marlene Lemke and Adele Lemke Badone, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Inurnment at noon at Oahu Cemetery. Donations suggested to Star of the Sea Catholic Church or Sacred Hearts Academy. Incorrect information in an obituary published Friday.
John Richard Mitchell Jr.
Sept. 23, 2013
John Richard Mitchell Jr., 66, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired Honolulu Fire Department firefighter, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Keoni III and Palani, daughters Michelle Gomes and Vanessa Jaquias, sister Marcia, 19 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. George Catholic Church, 41-1323 Kalanianaole Highway, Waimanalo. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Lei welcome.
Leticia Quiday Quintal
Sept. 29, 2013
Leticia Quiday Quintal, 73, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Caoayan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by brothers Pedro Sr. and Abraham, and sister Alletha J. Oliva. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Church, 91-1298 Renton Road, Ewa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Nora Cadiente Rimorin
Sept. 30, 2013
Nora Cadiente Rimorin, 53, of Waiehu, Maui, a Maui Memorial Medical Center housekeeper, died at home. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Alejandro C.; sons Christopher and Chester; daughters Angel and Angelica; parents Martin and Dolores Cadiente; sisters Lilia Mendoza, Lydia Rimorin and Soledad Arconado; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Wailuku. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Thomas Tamotsu Shiroma
Oct. 6, 2013
Thomas Tamotsu "Tommy" Shiroma, 91, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii Job Corps vocational coordinator, cattle rancher and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Amy, son Brian H., daughters Clarice Suzuki and Deborah Ross, brothers George and Susumu, sister Yoshi Tsukayama and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Holy Cross. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Oct. 9, 2013
Robert "Bob" Sypowicz, 65, of Honolulu, founder of Bookkeeping Services of Hawaii, died in Hono&lulu. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He is survived by wife Shelly, son Russell, brothers Dennis and Lawrence J., and a grandchild. Services: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Parish, 1701 Wilder Ave., Honolulu. Mass: 10 a.m.
Oct. 6, 2013
Tamotsu Takahama, 86, of Lanai City, a retired Dole Co. auto mechanic supervisor, died. He was born on Lanai. He is survived by wife Sally, son Mark, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Lanai Hongwanji Mission, Lanai City. Services: 10 a.m. Scattering of ashes services to be held at a later date. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Tsuyuko Helen Teramoto
Sept. 21, 2013
Tsuyuko Helen Teramoto, 90, of Pearl City, a retired Nisshodo cashier, died in Nuuanu Hale. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Glen and Neal, daughter June Bizjak, brother Kenneth Hasegawa, sisters Myra Ito and Miyoko Matsuo, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.
Skippy T. Yasutake
Sept. 6, 2013
Skippy T. Yasutake, 89, of Hilo died in Honolulu. He was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Marilyn J., son Kevin, daughter Kim, brother Anthony, sister Michie Nakashima and two grandchildren. Private services.