For Saturday, May 10, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, May 10, 2014
Jackie Doreen Aalona-Wong
April 30, 2014
Jackie Doreen Aalona-Wong, 68, of Hauula, an office manager for the health care industry, died in Hauula. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by husband Wallace F. Wong; sons Kimo, Clellen, Everestt and Judah Aalona; daughters April and Venus Aalona; brothers William Long, Arthur Brickwood IV, and Thomas, Peter, John, Roger and Judah Heffernan; sisters Cheryl Ornellas, Rene Takemoto, Rochelle Tomaselli and Althea Naki; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. May 17 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Hauula, makai chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hauula Cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Clara K. Gilman Choo Alameida
April 29, 2014
Clara K. Gilman Choo Alameida, 101, of Waialua died in Wahiawa. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by son Jere Francis Choo, daughter Patricia McDermott-Sagon, brother Douglas K. Gilman Sr., sisters Lillian K. Gilman and Edna L. Stewart, 13 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Procesa Agbulos Alcantara
April 11, 2014
Procesa Agbulos Alcantara, 71, of Aiea, a retired Sheraton Waikiki housekeeper, died in Aiea. She was born in Santiago, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband Antonio; sons Eric J. and Jonah R.; brother Florante Agbulos; sisters Zosima Ellorin, Venerasion Ugalde, Redempta Knotts, and Hedidia and Corazon Agbulos; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Aiea. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Roger Delamen Ambago
April 28, 2014
Roger Delamen Ambago, 64, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a retired sous-chef for King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Banayoyo, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by hanai mother Lucia Segundo, brother Marcelo, sister Soledad Dela Rosa and numerous hanai brothers and hanai sisters. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Central Kona Union Church, Kealakekua. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. May 17 at the church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Glenn V. Butler
May 6, 2014
Glenn V. Butler, 61, of Waianae, an Army retiree and a Realtor, died in Aiea. He was born in Cleveland. He is survived by wife Louisa; sons Glenn Vernon Jr., Glenn Joseph and Elijah Noel; daughters Marchet Denise Fullum, and Jonelda D., Sarah and Elisha Butler; brothers Curtis Butler, and Lawrence and Damien Black; sisters Maria and Rochell Black; and six grandchildren. Services pending.
April 16, 2014
Beverly Chung, also known as Lum Chung Fung, 88, of Honolulu died. She was born in China. She is survived by sons Phillip Lowe and John Chung, daughters Sharon Chung and Marilyn C. Ushijima, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com. Updated service information for an obituary published Thursday.
May 1, 2014
Catalina Dayanan, 64, of Keaau, Hawaii, a Maunaloa Macadamia Nut Co. crew leader, died in Hospice of Hilo. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Gregorio; son Gregorio Jr.; daughters Trina Grace and Maria Goya; stepmother Norma Pabro; brother Antonio Pabro; sisters Rosaline Almazan, Annaliza and Maria A. Pabro, Gaudencia Watarida and Toni Smith; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. May 17 at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Services: 6:30 p.m.
Henry James Howard
April 19, 2014
Henry James Howard, 84, of Aiea, a financial consultant and an Army veteran, died in Ka Punawai Ola. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Esmenia; sons Bill, Jessie, Robert, James and Herbert; daughters Susan and Hillary; brother Willie Ravelo; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Kalihi. Burial: 10 a.m. May 17 at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Betty Sumie Kamaga
April 29, 2014
Betty Sumie Kamaga, 82, of Honolulu, a retired stenographer for the state school health division, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Phyllis K. Cano. Private services.
Bernadette Marie Millan
April 26, 2014
Bernadette Marie Millan, 63, of Waianae, a nurse's aide, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Edward and Roland, and companion Paul "Doc" O'Connor. Committal services: 2 p.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.
April 2, 2014
Kazutoshi Mito, 89, of Wahiawa, a retired Dole Plantation truck driver, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Lillian; daughters Cheryl, Valerie and Suzanne; and sisters Hatsuko Awaya, Akiko Saito and Mae Funakoshi. Private services.
Charlotte H. Murakami
April 18, 2014
Charlotte H. Murakami, 74, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Arthur T., daughter Janice M.M. Furuta, mother Umeno Onishi and two grandchildren. Visitation: 1 p.m. May 17 at Thurston Memorial Chapel, Punahou School. Services: 2 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Nelson A. Pasatiempo
May 5, 2014
Nelson A. Pasatiempo, 69, of Honolulu died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. No known survivors. No services.
Le Trinh Pham
May 1, 2014
Le Trinh Pham, 86, of Honolulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in China. She is survived by sons Xuan, Cau, Khoanh, Victorio Thang and Hung Tran; daughters Lynn Chan, and Ngoc Tuyet, Jenny and Chiara Tran; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No monetary offerings.
Robert Keawe Ryder
March 11, 2014
Robert Keawe "Lopaka" Ryder, 37, of Kailua-Kona, a singer, composer, musician and entertainer, will be remembered in services at noon May 24 at Hawaii Big Game Fishing Club, Honokohau Harbor. He died in Kealakekua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Roy Jr., mother Debbie, hanai mother Tiare Ryder-Anderson, brothers Kawai and Wailau, and grandparents Roy Ryder, and Robert and Meg Heidenfeldt. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. May 24 at the fishing club. Additional celebration of life on Oahu: 11 a.m. May 31 at Charles Hookano Hall, Kahaluu. Services at noon. Call 315-7032 for information.
Melania Ramos Saplan
May 6, 2014
Melania Ramos "Meling" Saplan, 85, of Naalehu, Hawaii, a macadamia nut harvester for MacNut Farms, died in Nakamaru Hale. She was born in Bayambang, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by sons Recto, Danilo, Wilson and Dante; daughters Shirley Sorenson and Lily Tabbada; brothers Carlos, Rudy, Rogelio and Benjamin Ramos; sisters Mely Ramos and Maria Rosales; 14 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Kona Outdoor Circle, 76-6280 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona. Services: 10 a.m. Graveside services and burial: 9:30 a.m. May 17 at Naalehu County Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Consolacion Gambon Sy
April 30, 2014
Consolacion Gambon "Conching" Sy, 75, of San Francisco, a homemaker, died. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Michael, daughters Cecil Sy and Cynthia Dameron, and sisters Christina Miranda, Lourdes Rabena, Magdalena Gambon and Virginia Quintin. Visitation: 8 a.m. Monday at St. Raphael Catholic Church, Koloa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.
Dora Asako Takemoto
May 4, 2014
Dora Asako Takemoto, 84, of Kailua, a Wailana Coffee Shop waitress, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Chester; sons Richard Silva and Alan Takemoto; daughters Caralyn Newcomb, Barbara Paulo, Debra Pina and Lynn Togami; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Private services. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Hannah Mew Han Tom
April 27, 2014
Hannah Mew Han Tom, 86, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hono-lulu. She is survived by husband Robert W.J.; son Wendell Y.T.; daughter Jacalyn Tom Oda; brothers Ronald Ching and Clayton Lee; sisters Constance Young, Phyllis Aana and Celine Takahashi; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. May 17 at St. Alban's Chapel, 'Iolani School. Services: 11 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Frances Fumiko Uchima
May 3, 2014
Frances Fumiko "Franco" Uchima, 72, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, co-owner of Higashi Store and a retired secretary for the state Department of Education Kona Community School for Adults, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Frederick, son Barry, daughters Renee Nakamoto and Shelley Mandaguit, brother Gary Higashi, sister Gloria Okamura and five grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. May 18 at Kona Hongwanji, Kealakekua. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Myrene Kainoa Van Gieson
May 1, 2014
Myrene Kainoa Van Gieson, 49, of Waianae died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Rodney Walker, son Rakeem, daughter Rashawnda and a grandchild. Scattering of ashes at Nanakuli Park, canoe halau to be determined.
John Lail Walker
April 26, 2014
John Lail Walker, 79, of Pearl City died in Hauula. He was born in Portland, Ore. He is survived by brothers Michael and Timothy, and sisters Elizabeth Ann Kenealy and Mary Helen Hutton. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Pearl City. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings.