For Saturday, November 30, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 30, 2013
Donald Keli'i Ako
Oct. 30, 2013
Donald Keli'i Ako, 47, of Waimanalo, lead singer and songwriter for local band Surf Psycho Sexy, died in Waipahu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by mother Susan Sherman Parker. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Dec. 7 at Boardriders Kailua.
Robert J. Blanchard
Nov. 24, 2013
Robert J. Blanchard, 76, of Honolulu, a University of Hawaii professor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Watertown, Mass. He is survived by wife Caroline, son Matthew and two grandchildren. Private services.
Alyssa Rae Guzman
Nov. 23, 2013
Alyssa Rae Guzman, 7, of Kapolei died in Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Jason and Kristy; brother Johnathan De Soto Jr.; and grandparents Dot Aguigui, Antonita Cabrito, Antonio Duenas, Juan Guzman and Annie Quinene. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Edith Hanako Hagiwara
Oct. 26, 2013
Edith Hanako Hagiwara, 89, of Honolulu, a retired dental assistant for Isamu Kaneko D.D.S., died in Avalon Care Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Glenn, daughter Margaret Tanaka, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Oct. 31, 2013
Michael Johnson, 57, of Kauai, a flooring contractor, died in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Whittier, Calif. He is survived by daughter Kaualani Pereira, mother Eva and brother Richard. Services: 2:30 p.m. Dec. 7 at Makai Golf Club at Princeville, Kauai. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice West.
Happy Hauoli Kau Aki
Nov. 9, 2013
Happy Hauoli Kau Aki, 87, of Ewa Beach, a retired city employee, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by sons Ronald and Harold, daughters Jane Lau and Patricia Cockett, brother Ah Ying, 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.
Cecilia Mokiao King Boudreaux
Nov. 10, 2013
Cecilia Mokiao King Boudreaux, 69, of Hilo, a retired county senior employee, died. She was born in Kamuela, Hawaii. She is survived by son Ken Rio Kehau King; daughters Gina Kehau King-Pa, and Denise Lucille and Rebecca King-Mossman; brothers Robert, William III and Matthew Mokiao; sister Lei Mokiao Yoshioka; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Services: 6 p.m. Additional services: noon Dec. 7 at Leleiwi Beach Park.
Nov. 24, 2013
Yaeko Mitchell, 93, of Honolulu died in a private care home. She was born in Yokohama, Japan. No known survivors. Private services.
Ruth In Won Salcedo
Nov. 19, 2013
Ruth In Won Salcedo, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Rattan Art Gallery seamstress, died in Oahu Care Facility. She was born in Kapoho, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Gwen Goo, Mary Ann Bachlott and Frances Kinzel; sisters Esther Wong and Florence Babbit; brothers James Lee, and Samuel, Lawrence and Robert Chun; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.
Molly Haruko Tanaka
Nov. 24, 2013
Molly Haruko Tanaka, 92, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Kona. She is survived by sonCalvin; daughters Sharon Yawata, Carol Honda and Jo Miyashiro; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.
Nov. 8, 2013
Katherine Tirrell, 92, of Keaukaha, Hawaii, died. She was born in Honomu, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Timothy and Charles III, daughters Merle Kukona and Charlene Pe'a, sister Lily Hokoana, 17 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1373 Kilauea Ave., Hilo. Services: 11 a.m.
Doris Yoshie Watanabe
Nov. 17, 2013
Doris Yoshie Watanabe, 80, of Kaneohe, a fourth-grade educator at Kapunahala Elementary School, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Chris and Robbie, brother Takashi Kajiwara, sister Nancy Saiki and a grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Dec. 9 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.