For Sunday, May 25, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, May 25, 2014
Harris Ku'uipo Aki Sr.
May 14, 2014
Harris Ku'uipo Aki Sr., 49, of Wailuku, a supervisor of drivers for Maui Linen Supply, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Donna-May; sons Harris Jr. and Mikaela; brothers Harry III, Lawrence, Levi Sr. and Samuel; sister Heidi Apolo; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow. Lei welcome. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries. com.
May 16, 2014
The Rev. Torako Arine, 100, of Wailuku, a minister, died at home. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sons George, Richard, Robert and Wallace; daughters Jane Miller and Susan Tamakawa; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Harold Danny Benson
May 15, 2014
Harold Danny Benson, 61, of Mililani, a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Harvey, Ill. He is survived by wife Linda; sons Jeffrey, Talon and Brent; daughter Jessica Tucker; father Dee; brothers Dwayne and Ben; sisters Robin Lee, Nora E. Rinnegar and Martha Benson; and 14 grandchildren. Private services.
Richard Bruce Bowen
May 3, 2014
Richard Bruce Bowen, 70, of Waipahu, a Navy SEAL and a handyman, died in Honolulu. He was born in East Liverpool, Ohio. He is survived by wife Adrianne M., sons Michael and David Hamada, daughters Lisa Hamada and Sheila Arroyo, sister Sheila Abel, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
Patrick Pasion Calip
May 14, 2014
Patrick Pasion Calip, 86, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired crusher operator, died. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Elpidio, Warren and Clyde; daughters Janice Kilgore and April Liberato; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Homelani Memorial Park.
Cindy Mae Crawford
April 15, 2014
Cindy Mae Crawford, 51, of Honolulu, a Makani Kai Helicopters reservations manager, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kaneohe. She is survived by husband Robert; sons Isiah Crawford and Malakai Paea; daughters Noelani and Mokihana Aluli, and Jessica and Jasmine Crawford; brothers Kainoa Jr. and Lester Makalii; sister Debra Makalii; and six grandchildren. Services at noon Saturday at Lanikai boat ramp pavilion. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.
Norman Rudolf DeCambra
May 16, 2014
Norman Rudolf DeCambra, 80, of Kahului, a retired state firefighter for the Airports Division and an Air Force veteran, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by son Jon, sister Josephine, and two grandchildren. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Michael Kalani Inoue
May 5, 2014
Michael Kalani Inoue, 56, of Kaneohe, a journeyman carpenter for Albert Kobayashi Contracting, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gardenia K. Brede; son Kalani Bereski; daughters Tiana Bereski and Koumakana and Aika Brede; brothers Angel Inoue and Junior Lactod; and sisters Pualani Inoue and Marilyn Lactod. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery chapel. Services: 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. Lei welcome. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.
Norman Kealii Isaacs
May 8, 2014
Norman Kealii Isaacs, 55, of Waianae, a city Environmental Services truck driver, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lydia; sons Norman Jr., Brysan and Brandon N.; daughter Leah; brothers Barney, Harry and Jamie; sisters Cheryldeen Isaacs-Kila, Maydeen "Iwa" Isaacs-Gabriel, Leland "Kukana" Isaacs-Iniguez and Winola "Kuu" Isaacs-Lilo; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waianae Ward. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Edmund Kalaola Sr.
May 17, 2014
Edmund Kalaola Sr., 85, of Hana, Maui, a Hana Ranch cowboy, died at home. He was born in Kaupo, Maui. He is survived by sons Edmund Jr. and Patrick Sr., 11 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Peter's Church, Puuiki. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow in Puuiki Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Patricia I. Kiyoguchi
April 27, 2014
Patricia I. Kiyoguchi, 78, of Kahului, a retired Maui Police Department statistics clerk, died in Hale Makua Kahului. She was born in Salt Lake City. She is survived by nieces Virginia Miyauchi and Beatrice Chong. Services held. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Dorothy Kiyoko Lee
May 19, 2014
Dorothy Kiyoko Lee, 82, of Honolulu, a retired executive housekeeper for Outrigger Waikiki Village Hotel, died in Honolulu. She was born in Waimea, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Karen M.L. Chang and Joan L.C. Lee, brothers Edward and Ray Kawabata, and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 1 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu. com.
Emilio L. Madamba
May 10, 2014
Emilio L. "Milio" Madamba, 92, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a Kuwahara Anthurium Farms retiree and a papaya farmer, died in Hospice of Hilo's Pohai Malama facility. He was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Leonora "Orang"; sons Juanito, Dencio, Santiago, Felicidad, Don, Joveno and Ignacio; daughters Leticia Dalmacio and Susan Tasani; brother Mariano; sister Virginia Gervacio; 22 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary chapel. Wake services: 7 p.m. All-night vigil to follow at family residence on Nanawale Boulevard in Pahoa. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Pahoa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.
Sharon Aileen McClure
May 11, 2014
Sharon Aileen McClure, 68, of Kaneohe, a registered nurse with Castle Medical Center and Aloha Health & Rehab, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kit J., son James, daughter Kimberly Hickey, mother Rosalie Frasco, brothers Rodney and Gary Frasco, and five grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to the Hawaii Cancer Society or Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Hawaii.
Yoneko Nakasone Miyahira
May 14, 2014
Yoneko Nakasone Miyahira, 86, of Kihei, Maui, an office manager, died in Hale Makua Kahului. She was born in Kekaha, Kauai. She is survived by sons James and Michael; daughter Donna Wilbourn; brothers Hajime, Kenji, Ralph, Glenn and Dean Nakasone; sisters Yuriko Miyashiro, Toyoko Pasoquen and Ella Asato; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Paul Hanai Nakanelua Jr.
May 15, 2014
Paul Hanai "Sonny" Nakanelua Jr., 77, of Honolulu, a maintenance worker, died in Honolulu. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Barbara J. "Bobbie"; son Kyle K.; daughters Debbie Nakanelua-Richards and Donie Nakanelua-Kono; mother Helen; sisters Helen L. Nakanelua, Lynette K. Smith and Myra R. DeSilva; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. May 31 at Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
May 5, 2014
Virginia "Jinny" Naquin, 97, of Kaneohe, died in Kaneohe. She was born in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. She is survived by daughters Bobbie Kinsinger, Beverly Robinson, Penny Dant and Kay Naquin; nine grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Pohai Nani, 45-090 Namoku St., Kaneohe. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Francis Healthcare Foundation of Hawaii.
May 9, 2014
Akira "Sonny" Omonaka, 86, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a retired business agent with the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and an Army veteran who served during World War II, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Yuriko; son Guy; daughter Eadie; brothers Thomas, Rupert and Stanley; sister Kikuyo "Kay" Sueyoshi; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers or monetary donations.
Walter L. Ornellas
May 10, 2014
Walter L. Ornellas, 88, of Wailuku, a Hawaiian Tel retiree, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by sons Leo, Allan, Patrick, Nathan and Daniel; daughters Bernadette Davidson, Joan Hinchman and Barbara Ornellas; brothers Alvin "Rex," Bobby and Donny; sister Genevieve Gouveia; 20 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. June 2 at St. Anthony Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
April 14, 2014
Kevin Simpson, 45, of Honolulu, a Marine Corps veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in New York City. He is survived by wife Veronica A., son Romeo K., daughters Victoria K. and Valerie K., and mother Arline. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Wake services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Fri-day at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, 94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Mary Etsuko Toyama
May 2, 2014
Mary Etsuko Toyama, 85, of Waipahu, died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kotoku; son Wayne; daughters Carol Ajifu, Stella Shinkoethe, Lily Toyama and Marilyn Tosaki; brother Katsuo Nakada; sisters Hatsuyo Shiroma and Hideko Nakasone; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual or aloha attire.
May 6, 2014
Tatsuo "Tachi" Tsuruda, 82, of Waianae, a retired supply clerk for the Navy's Lualualei Ammunition Depot and a Marine Corps veteran who served during the Korean War, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by brother Shigeto and caregivers Frank and Catherine Lorenzo. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.
Ronald Tatsumi Yoshida
May 18, 2014
Ronald Tatsumi Yoshida, 73, of Mililani, a Air Force retiree and Department of Defense employee, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Ewa Beach. He is survived by wife Nina G. King Yoshida; sons Dale G. and Alan T.; daughter Ann H.; brothers Joji, Edwin, Jerry and Earl; sister Gertrude Anzai; and six grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mililani 2nd Sage Building. Aloha attire.