For Sunday, December 8, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Dec 8, 2013
Josefina Mariano Andres
Nov. 27, 2013
Josefina Mariano Andres, 88, of Lahaina, a retired launderer for First Hawaiian Laundry, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Rubie, Rodrigo, Ben, Roulie and Danilo; daughter Enriqueta Palacio; brother Clemente Mariano; 27 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Night wake: 6 p.m. Friday at Maria Lanakila Church. Mass: 7 p.m. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Services: 9 a.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Mary Malia Kelewai Bernard
Dec. 2, 2013
Mary Malia Kelewai Bernard, 55, of Honolulu, a special needs caregiver, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Temehani Bernard-Garcia, brother Alvin, and sisters Valerie Bernard and Robinette-Joe White. Scattering of ashes: noon today at Kaaawa Beach Park.
Barbara Nancy Abreu Clark
Dec. 2, 2013
Barbara Nancy Abreu Clark, 70, of Kapolei, general manager of Elite Limousine, died in Aiea. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Tom Silva; son Brian E. Silva; daughters Jamie Barut, Charlene and Francine Stevens, and Toni Travis; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Neal S. Blaisdell Pikake Room. Services: 6 p.m.
Robert Edward Garrett
Dec. 2, 2013
Robert Edward Garrett, 63, of Makawao, Maui, a computer programmer for Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co., died at home. He was born in La Jolla, Calif. He is survived by wife Bridget; sons Keegan, Brandon and Bryce; and brother Barry. Services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at BallardFamily Mortuary. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Dec. 1, 2013
Gwendolyn Higa, 61, of Wailuku, an office employee at Service Rentals & Supplies, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Glen, sons Brent and Rusty, mother Betty Oura and brother Michael Oura. Services: 5 p.m. Friday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Nancy S. Isobe
Dec. 3, 2013
Nancy S. Isobe, 53, of Wailuku, an office clerk, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Okinawa, Japan. She is survived by husband Clayton, sons Eldon and Jaydon, mother Naoko Seegmiller and sister Mary Krueger. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Damien Kaleo Kaina Sr.
Nov. 27, 2013
Damien Kaleo Kaina Sr., 60, of Hana, Maui, died at home. He was born in Hana. He is survived by sons Damien K. Jr., Joseph, Frank I., Patrick K. and Edward; daughter Tamara K. Smith-Kaukini; brothers Joseph "Blondy" and Kepano; sisters Laia Kanana and Mary Medeiros; and 14 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hana. Mass: 11 a.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Kevin Bradley Kau
Oct. 4, 2013
Kevin Bradley Kau, 51, of Honolulu, a landscaper, died in Honolulu. He was born in Portland, Ore. He is survived by sonDavid; stepsons Puunui, Hoopono and Kealii Wong; stepdaughter Kahiau Wong; mother Cherryll; brothers Derrick and Drake; sister Krystal Hammer; and a grandchild. Private services.
Juanita Pascua Lagazo Labuguen
Nov. 22, 2013
Juanita Pascua Lagazo "Aning" Labuguen, 85, of Lihue, a retired nursing supervisor at Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital and an obstetrics/gynecology nurse at Wilcox Memorial Hospital, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Moises, Bennett and Florante; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lihue. Celebration of life: 9 a.m. Mass to follow. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery, Hanapepe.
Richard Keli'inui Chung Leong
Nov. 21, 2013
Richard Keli'inui Chung "Dicky" Leong, 79, of Kula, Maui, died at home. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by sons Rick "Keli'i" Jr. and Curt; daughters Leola, Lavid and Tanya Leong, Lititia Carreira and Lavel Brito; 29 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 2 p.m. Saturday at Haiku Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 1550 Kokomo Road, Makawao. Services: 3 p.m. Condolences may be sent to 419 Pueo Drive, Kula, HI 96790 or ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Amy Eiko Nakasone
Nov. 24, 2013
Amy Eiko Nakasone, 64, of Mililani, a retired accountant, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Walter M., daughters Jan Y. Nakasone and Caroline E. Kim, brothers Jackson and Terry Miyagawa, and three grandchildren. Private services.
Nov. 26, 2013
Deborah "Debbie" Natividad, 52, of Honolulu died in Liliha Health Center. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by companion Albert Young; sons Albert and Matthew A.; brother Patrick; and sisters Estralita Bassett, Melva Natividad and Rebecca Cabunoc. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Incorrect information published in an obituary Saturday.
Laura Mieko Ogino
Nov. 13, 2013
Laura Mieko Ogino, 90, of Waimanalo, a registered nurse for Kaiser Medical Center, died in Sacramento, Calif. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughters Gail and Naomi, brother William Takahashi and a grandchild. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 5:30 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Dec. 16 at HawaiiState Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Donations suggested to the Kailua Hongwanji Mission Building Fund, 268A Kuulei Road, Kailua, HI 96734. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Dec. 2, 2013
Fumie Shinyama, 85, of Wailuku, a retired sales clerk, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son Neal, daughter Cheryl Kohagura, sister Kikue Nishie, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Thursday at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Donations suggested to Lahaina Hongwanji Mission. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Nov. 17, 2013
Frederick "Fred" Takaki, 77, of Mililani, a retired accountant, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Carl; and sisters Blanche Devney, Eleanor Yee and Elaine Kakigi. Private services.
Melvin Toku Teruya
Nov. 20, 2013
Melvin Toku "Mel" Teruya, 66, of Honolulu, owner of Honolulu Electronics, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Geri N., daughter Kim M. Baxter, mother Lillian K., brother Tom T. and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Mary Kam Lin Tim
Nov. 30, 2013
Mary Kam Lin Tim, 88, of Honolulu, a visitor industry retiree, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Alvin and Mervin Chun, daughters Vera Clauder and Alexa Tim, stepson Letwell, sister Henrietta Goo, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kahala. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Rocky Lewis Watson Sr.
Nov. 12, 2013
Rocky Lewis Watson Sr., 52, of Kaneohe, a retired electrician, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Jerilani Olds; sons Rocky Watson Jr., and Hinano and Nick Olds; daughters Tina Watson Phillips and Pilialoha Lau; brothers Dado, Albert and Paul Santos, and Boy and Dean Watson; sisters Doreen Bright, Nora and Nadine Santos, and Ehulani Hau; and six grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Kualoa Beach Park. Private scattering of ashes. Lei welcome.
Micheal Edward Yasui
Nov. 9, 2013
Micheal Edward Yasui, 65, of Pearl City, owner of Frame Masters, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jacquelyn K., son Andrew E., daughters Shannyn K. and Vanessa K., brother Daniel Y., sisters Patricia M. Teeuw and Dianne N. Ishida, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Aloha attire.
Robert Wai Tong Yuen
Oct. 19, 2013
Robert Wai Tong Yuen, 83, of Kaneohe, a retired system test engineer for Lockheed Martin and an Army veteran, died in San Jose, Calif. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Priscilla; son Mike; daughters Carolyn Chu, Annette Fiske and Adele Yuen; and two grandchildren. Committal services: 11:30 a.m. Dec. 27 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers. Family and friends requested to defer respects to celebration of life after services.