For Monday, January 13, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jan 13, 2014
Francis Kaaki Aki
Jan. 2, 2014
Francis Kaaki "Danny" Aki, 85, of Laie, a retired refuse collector for the city, died in Laie. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Thelma; sons Francis, Dale, Michael, Danny and Kalani; daughters Teri Yamada and Maile Aki; sister Mary May; 25 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Friday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie VIIIWard, 55-600 Naniloa Loop. Services:11:30 a.m. Private burial. Online condolences:borthwickoahu.com.
Jan. 9, 2014
Lea "Lovelove" Bussell, 21, ofKapolei, a student, died in Honolulu. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by mother Paula, father Darrell and grandparent Margaret Hoard. Services:5 p.m. Thursday at Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Pacific, 930 Lunalilo St., Honolulu. Donations suggested to giveforward.com; click on "Hope for Lea."
Charles Joseph William Chamberland
Dec. 5, 2013
Charles Joseph William Chamberland, 86, of Honolulu, an architect with CJWC Inc. and a Navy veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Minneapolis. He is survived by wife Janet Hall; sons David A. and Charles M. Chamberland, and John Kirkpatrick; daughter SharonKirkpatrick; brothers Rodrique J. and Robert D.; and four grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Newman Center-Holy Spirit, 1941 East-West Road, Honolulu. Services:10 a.m. Online condolences:borthwickoahu.com.
Seng Vai Cheng
Jan. 5, 2014
Seng Vai Cheng, 97, of Honolulu, a retired cook, died in Honolulu. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by sons Michael, Peter and Sunny Cheng; daughter Ruby Chan; two brothers; three sisters; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation:12:30 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary, makai chapel. Services:1:30 p.m. Burial:3 p.m. at HawaiianMemorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences:borthwickoahu.com.
Jan. 5, 2014
Mary Magdalena Claussen, 72, of Kaneohe, a retired employee, died in Kailua. She was born in Sterling, Colo. She is survived by sonTrinidad; daughter Isabell L. Spradling; brothers Ruben, Valentino, Max and Arthur Jaurigue, and Manuel R. Aragon; sisters Helen Alvarado and Rita Etl; mother Hope Jaurigue; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Jan. 6, 2014
Richard "Dick" Coffman, 87, of Lawai, Hawaii, a retired Waimea High School counselor and owner of Lawai Valley Nursery, died at home. He was born in SantaClara, Calif. He is survived by wife Helen; son Spencer; daughters Lana Coffman, Linda Silva and Laura Owens; brother Paul; and two grandchildren. Private services.
William Gordon Peter Corley
Jan. 5, 2014
William Gordon Peter "Gordo" Corley, 86, of Honolulu, a retired manager for Pan American World Airways and Aloha Airlines, and an Army veteran, died inKailua. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He is survived by wife Janetta S.; sons Rex G., Duke C. and Duncan P.; daughters Roxanne Corley and Diane M.C. Salgado; brother David F.; and nine grandchildren. Inurnment: 8:30 a.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Reception:10:30 a.m. at Queen Emma Summer Palace, 2913 Pali Highway. In lieu of flowers, donate to the Wounded Warrior Program or St. Jude's Children Hospital. Online condolences:borthwickoahu.com.
Herbert Clyde Demello
Nov. 12, 2013
Herbert Clyde Demello, 69, of Honolulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived wife Sharon S.L.; sons Herbert C. Jr. and Hyland; daughter Teresa Bolens; brothers Richard C. Jr., Moses, David, Edward, Jody and Rockney; and sisters Louisa Hansen, Pua Zeer, Peggy Chee and Louella Albino. Visitation:11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4847 Kilauea Ave., Honolulu. Services:noon. No flowers.
Barbara Fritschi Dew
Dec. 19, 2013
Barbara Fritschi Dew, 89, of Honolulu, a Realtor, will be remembered in services 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Andrew's Cathedral, 229 Queen Emma Square. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Beverly Van Horne, Jane Woods and Nancy Metcalf; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Reception: 3:30 p.m. at the Thurston Memorial Chapel courtyard, Punahou School. Donations suggested to P.E.O. Foundation-Cottey College, Punahou School or the YWCA of Honolulu.
Jan. 19, 2014
Satoe Hofmann, 86, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Tokyo. She is survived by daughters Misako Miller and Jean Eltagonde, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at National Memorial Park & Mortuary. Burial to follow at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Aloha attire.
Albert Kawai‘iho‘olana Iokepa Jr.
Dec. 27, 2013
Albert Kawai‘iho‘olana Iokepa Jr., 51, of Honolulu, an Army and National Guard veteran, AmpcoSystem Parking senior operations manager and employee of the Koko Marina 76 gas station, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Albert III, daughters Jasmine Ramilo and Maelani Iokepa, brothers Donald and RobertIokepa, and sisters Karen Rodrigues and Lee Anne Iokepa. Visitation:5 p.m. Friday at Exhibition Hall Blaisdell Center. Services:6 p.m. Additional visitation:10 a.m. Sunday at Coconut Island Pavilion. Services:11 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow.
Annette Hulimai Kaiahua
Dec. 28, 2013
Annette Hulimai Kaiahua, 76, of Aiea, a retired Bank of Hawaii teller supervisor, died in Aiea. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Lewis K. Kaiahua and Patrick N. Kaiahua; daughters Shirley L. Blackburn, Stephanie L. Young, Helene L. Sato and Paulette P. Suzuki; 26 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St., Honolulu. Services:10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dec. 25, 2013
Takao Kurisu, 88, of Maui died in Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by daughter JoAnn K. Takushi, brother Nobuo, sister Lorraine T. Farrar, a grandchild and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation:3 p.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary, Kahului, Maui. Services:4 p.m. Casual attire.
Nov. 22, 2013
Miyoshi Morimoto, 94, of Honolulu, retired manager of Hukilau Fashions, died in Maunalani Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Kenneth K., daughter Lorraine S. Lucas, caregiver Burton Lucas, four grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation:10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services:11 a.m. Casual attire.
Huntyr-Tony Mawa Naone
Dec. 17, 2013
Huntyr-Tony Mawa Naone, infant son of Gabriel M.K. Naone and Holliemarie L. Ioapo of Waianae, died in Honolulu. He is also survived by sisters Haidyn-Jane I. Ioapo-Naone and Hailey-Anne O. Ioapo-Naone. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary Waipio. Services:9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Walter Tetsuo Nomura
Jan. 6, 2014
Walter Tetsuo Nomura, 97, a retired U.S. Postal Service supervisor, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Andrew T., daughter Faith T. Burgess, brother Francis S., sister Edith T. Matsumoto, nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Congregational Church. Services:5:30 p.m. No flowers.
Michael Leigh Keaukaha Nuesca
Jan. 8, 2014
Michael Leigh Keaukaha Nuesca, 48, of Lahaina, maintenance supervisor for the Puamana Community Association, died at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by companion Lorna Tampon; son Bo-Jak "Maka"; daughter Kapeka; hanai son Ilikea Kauhaahaa; brothers David and Daryl; sisters Charmaine Ganer and Chevelle "Pito" and Tina Nuesca; and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hanakaoo Beach Park, Lahaina. Paddle out and scattering of flowers at noon. Reception to follow. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Arthur H. Pakele
Dec. 26, 2013
Arthur H. Pakele, 87, of Wahiawa, a retired Hickam Air Force Base supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Thea; son Michael A.; daughters Betty M. Gomes, Lei T. Bumanglag and Christina L. Pakele; sister Elizabeth; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403-A California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass:11 a.m. Burial:12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Chanel K.H. Pakele
Dec. 20, 2013
Chanel K.H. Pakele, 38, of Makakilo died in Islands Hospice Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ethan, Jared and Jashten; parents James and Annette Watanabe; and sisters Cherie Moenoa and Chentell Emocling. Celebration of life: 9 a.m. Thursday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services:10 a.m. No flowers.
Jan. 8, 2014
Aurelia "Rae" Redo, 89, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, formerly of Puako, Hawaii, a homemaker, died. She was born in Detroit. She is survived by husbandTed, sons Allen and Brian, daughter Sharon, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.
Amy Haruyo Sanehira
Dec. 20, 2013
Amy Haruyo Sanehira, 85, of Kahului, a retired dental assistant, died in Palolo Chinese Home, Honolulu. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Carl; daughter Myra Kaneko; brothers Ross, Richard and Stanley Tamayose; sisters Ethel Mizuki, Thelma Takemoto and Fumie and Patsy Tamayose; and a grandchild. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 4:30 p.m. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary. com.
Margaret Anne Yamashita
Jan. 5, 2014
Margaret Anne Yamashita, 78, of Ewa Beach, a retiree from Spencecliff Corp., Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Croyden, England. She is survived by husband Stanley S.; daughters Christine A.Y. Aguiar, Karen J. Yamashita and Cheryl L. Buchman; sister Dorothy Russell; and two grandchildren. Private services.