For Monday, January 6, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 6, 2014
Lucy Pepe'e Akui
Dec. 3, 2013
Lucy Pepe'e "Lucille" Akui, 67, of Waianae died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Phillip Payomo; daughters Bernadette Bartels, Barbara "Kamalani" Caballes, Shaunte "Shauny" Akui, Merlie Payomo and Peggy Makaila; sisters Denise Lyons, Rosalinda Monreal and Juanita "Ning" Stickler; 18 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Flowers welcome.
James Andrew Bertilacci Jr.
Dec. 30, 2013
James Andrew Bertilacci Jr., also known as "Bert" and "Mr. B," 71, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired vice principal at Hilo High School, acting principal at Laupahoehoe High School and vice principal at Hilo Intermediate School, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Youngstown, Ohio. He is survived by wife Ann Marie; sons Todd, Vincent and Mason; brothers Prospero and Joseph Bertilacci, and Michael Buchenic; sister Janice; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Jan. 15 at Dodo Mortuary chapel. Celebration of life: 7 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dec. 21, 2013
Louisa Cadabona, also known as "Neng" and "Apo," 86, of Papaaloa, Hawaii, a laundry worker for the Arc of Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honohina, Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Linda Cook; brothers Maximo, Nazario and Marciano Cadabona, and Gabriel and Rufo Pajimola; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary chapel. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.
Harry Cabral DeMello Jr.
Dec. 28, 2013
Harry Cabral DeMello Jr., 67, of Kailua, a retired crane operator for Kiewit Construction Co. and Healy Tabbits Construction, and an Army veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Brian A. and Chad E. DeMello; daughter Nichole E. Watson; sisters Sally Ann DeMello, RoseMarie Bright and Velma Lester-Medeiros; and six grandchildren. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Francisco Delos Santos Dumlao
Dec. 28, 2013
Francisco Delos Santos "Frank" Dumlao, 81, of Ewa Beach, a retired Air Force master sergeant, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Nobuko "Nobu," son Baldwin, daughters Deborah Tams and Maria Penn, sisters Priscilla Ordonio and Felicidad Gabalis, and four grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Jose Cardano Echalar
Dec. 8, 2013
Jose Cardano Echalar, 69, of Waipahu, a Larry Jeft's Farm employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Jioleta, son Arnolfo L., daughters Jonalyn C. Ferrer and Mary Jane C. Tagle, brother Pablo C., sisters Thelma Cabaong and Carmel Elefante, and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Celestine Sumie Hatanaka
Dec. 23, 2013
Celestine Sumie Hatanaka, 75, of Honolulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Dorothea T. Chee and caregiver Noemi Juan. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, Chapel of the Flowers. Services: 2 p.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire.
Franklin Wah Leong Ho
Dec. 1, 2013
Franklin Wah Leong Ho, 70, of Kailua, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard nuclear inspector trainer and retired reserve police officer, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mary Ann Ho; sons Franklin Jr. and Matthew; daughters Michelle Ho-Cabasa, Haukea Ho, Holly Kiyabu and Wendy Salvador; brothers Walter Jr., Byron Sr. and Steven Ho; sister Shelley; and 10 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Alice G. Horn
Dec. 11, 2013
Alice G. Horn, 87, of Waimanalo, a homemaker, died in Waimanalo. She was born in California. She is survived by sons Matthew and Roger, and three grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. George's Church in Waimanalo. Scattering of ashes: 11 a.m. at 41-485B Kalanianaole Highway, Waimanalo.
Sara Hillmer Fernandez Jones
Dec. 13, 2013
Sara Hillmer Fernandez Jones, 94, of Honolulu, a retired First Hawaiian PBX operator in Honolulu and Mutual Telephone Co. telephone operator on Maui, died. She was born in Kula, Maui. She is survived by sons George H., Dayton A.N. and Melville K.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, mauka chapel. Services: noon. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Nov. 12, 2013
Aiko Kageura, 87, of Pearl City died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Sandy Kobayashi, brother Harry Sasagawa, sisters Mary Kodama and Mariko Miura, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
Jean Satsuki Kobashigawa
Nov. 30, 2013
Jean Satsuki Kobashigawa, 61, of Honolulu died in St. Francis Hospice Puiwa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Walter Taira and sisters Susan Maruo and Mae Tanaka. Private services.
Kevin Paul Mara
Dec. 19, 2013
Kevin Paul Mara, 50, of Honolulu, a mason, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Thaishalynn; sons Kevin Jr., Chazvin, Grant and Markus Mara, and Joshua Lono; daughters Kevina, Lataisha, Kaylynn and Cianna Mara, and Tiffany Lono; brothers William Sr., Michael Sr., Bruce and Dean; sisters Allison Villanueva and Lorrie Mara; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com. Incorrect information given in an obituary Sunday.
Michaeline Leinani McGee
Dec. 23, 2013
Michaeline Leinani McGee, 62, of Kapolei, an Oceanside Hawaii medical technician, died in Kapolei. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Thomas and Michael; daughter Arielle; brothers Stanislaus and Kamea Poaha, and William Jr., Daniel and Nathaniel Pawn; sisters Dorothy Kahala, Maraea and Cora-Lou Pawn, and Blanche Lease; mother Dorothy "Dottie" Pawn; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: noon. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Harry N. Morales
Dec. 11, 2013
Harry N. Morales, 92, of Pearl City, an Army veteran, died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Hattie, sons Harry Jr. and Rodney, daughter Margaret Brooks, brother James, 27 grandchildren, 66 great-grandchildren and 58 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Donna Marie Murphy
Dec. 21, 2013
Donna Marie Murphy, 52, of Keaau, Hawaii, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Whittier, Calif. She is survived by sons Jeremy Spain and Robert Murphy, daughters Jasmine Lewis and Kelena Murphy, brother Russ Faber, sister Robin Faber and six grandchildren. Private services. For more information, call son Jeremy.
Ralph Akio Nakagawa
Dec. 27, 2013
Ralph Akio Nakagawa, 82, of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, a retired American Honda Motor Corp. employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dianne; sons Rallen and Ryan; brother James; sisters Edna Tanouye, Ethel Higa, Jean Yoshimura, Beatrice Nakamoto and Helen Wong; and three grandchildren. Private services.
Dec. 22, 2013
Hiroshi Nozawa, 93, of Glenwood, Hawaii, a retired Hawaii Volcanoes National Park maintenance worker, died. He was born in Glenwood. He is survived by son Calvin, daughter Linda, brothers Toshiaki and Hideo, sister Haruko Matsuzaki and two grandchildren. Private services. No flowers.
Dec. 21, 2013
Mitsuye Oga, 103, formerly of Lanai City, died in Oahu Care Facility. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Harry and Yoshito, daughter Christine and sisters Yaeko Hazama. Private services.
Nancy Chiyoko Oshiro
Dec. 9, 2013
Nancy Chiyoko Oshiro, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Technicolor Hawaii employee, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Richard T. and James M., brother Randall K. and sisters Gladys H. Sasaki, Dorothy S. Miyamoto, Betty T. Asam and Jaye Ota. Celebration of life noon Saturday at Jade Dynasty Restaurant, Ala Moana Center. No flowers.
William Henry Perry
Dec. 25, 2013
William Henry Perry, 65, of Haiku, Maui, a retired ski resort concierge, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Cleveland. He is survived by wife Frances, daughter Jessica Fertig, brother Ken, sisters Joan and Nancy, and a grandchild. Condolences may be sent to ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
John Lawrence Raymond
Dec. 17, 2013
John Lawrence "Fada" Raymond, 74, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Police Department sergeant and an Air Force veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Springfield, Vt. He is survived by wife Shirley T., daughter Stacey-Ann K. and hanai daughter Martha Fontana-Kwon. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Alfred L. Rogers
Jan. 1, 2014
Alfred L. Rogers, 86, of Kaneohe, a retired Boy Scouts of America executive and retired Kahana Valley State Park manager, died in Kailua. He was born in St. Louis. He is survived by sons Richard W. and Thomas W., daughter Carla J. Rogers, hanai daughter Marianne Stone, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Pohai Nani Retirement Community Auditorium, 45-090 Namoku St. Private scattering of ashes. Flowers welcome.
Dec. 14, 2013
Kimberly "Kim" Roney, 55, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Pittsburgh. She is survived by husband Michael "Mike," sons Kawika and Daniel, and sisters Paula, Kathy, Bobbie, Debbie, Beth and Amy. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu. Services: 2 p.m. Aloha attire.
Dec. 6, 2013
Hisao Shinsato, 88, of Mililani, formerly of Honolulu, a retired electrical engineer and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died. He was born in Peahi, Maui. He is survived by brother Jinri and sister Vivian A. Kawamoto. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Nicole Kaleimaeole Walker
Dec. 11, 2013
Nicole Kaleimaeole Walker, 35, of Ewa Beach, a Department of Education educational assistant, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Chantelle Pebria; son Chaezen-Lee Pebria; daughter Chailah Ann; father Bill; hanai mother Laura Pebria; brothers Tony Kahunahana, Bill Walker and Joey Perry; sisters Cathy Griep, Tammy Walker and Nadine Glushenko; and hanai sisters Shaun Kahunahana and Teri Kim Seu. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Ewa Beach. Services: 11 a.m.
Dec. 14, 2013
Masaichi Watanabe, 80, of Kaneohe, an electrical contractor, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Laie. He is survived by son Steve; daughters Carol Igawa, Laurie Watanabe and Joy Fukumitsu; caregiver Connie Clark; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Private services.
Lily Kiyo Yoshikawa
Nov. 21, 2013
Lily Kiyo Yoshikawa, 94, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by son Norman M.; daughters Christine N. Sakamoto and Gaye M. and Jill C. Yoshikawa; brother Tommy Kikuchi; sisters Miyoko Kodani, Yukiko Matsuoka, Kimiko Higo and Tsuyako Kikuchi; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services.