For Saturday, July 5, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jul 5, 2014
Maria Vega Andrada
June 20, 2014
Maria Vega Andrada, 92, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by adopted son Carmelo V.; daughters Nenita V. Andrada-Jose, and Lydia V. and Lorena V. Andrada; brother Avelino V. Vega; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. July 12 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to be held in the Philippines. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Barbara Rae Bedient
July 3, 2014
Barbara Rae Bedient, 64, of Honolulu died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Michigan. She is survived by daughters Grace and Emily, and sister Stephanie Bruno. Private services.
Jennifer Lynn Demotte
June 18, 2014
Jennifer Lynn Demotte, 30, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in West Covina, Calif. She is survived by husband Matt; daughters Lola and Zoey; father Danny Maack; mother Aileen Penovaroff; brothers Kelly Maack, Derek Dimar, Jimmy Cortez and Keola Penovaroff; and sisters Keelia and Kashayla Penovaroff. Celebration of life: noon July 13 at Honaunau Boat Ramp in Honaunau. Casual attire. Loose flowers welcome.
Caridad Amian Guntang
June 13, 2014
Caridad Amian Guntang, 94, of Honolulu, a Dole Plantation farmer, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Laoag City, Philippines. She is survived by sons Arthur and Domingo Javier, Jose Sampayan and Celestino Sabas; daughters Josefa and Ruth Javier, Rosita, Virginia "Jean" Sampayan and Lydia Sabas; brothers Francisco and Romeo Amian, and Mannie and Floudelina "Lina" Javier; sister Leonora Valero; 19 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Shinayo Tagawa Imada
June 21, 2014
Shinayo Tagawa Imada, 89, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Curt Tagawa and sister Mary Nakashima. Private services. No monetary offerings.
May 12, 2014
Tatsuo "Barney" Imada, 96, of Honolulu, a retired mason, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by nephews and nieces. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Carlmentina Pililani Kahookele
June 16, 2014
Carlmentina Pililani Kahookele, 33, of Waianae died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by father Walter P. Sr.; mother Martha R.; brothers Walter Jr., Walton, Waltis, Waltence and Waltron; hanai brother Johnny Kaleikilo; and sisters Calmentina Himalaya-Kutzen, Clementina Meafou, and Claymentina and Clairmentina Kahookele. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Cremation to follow.
Sam Hotoku Kaneshiro
July 2, 2014
Sam Hotoku Kaneshiro, 70, of Hono-lulu, a retired supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mison, sons Stanley and James Kaneshiro, brothers Ernest and George, sisters Ellen Kaneshiro and Janet Nii, and two grandchildren. No services. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Dennis K. Katada
March 23, 2014
Dennis K. Katada, 70, of Kaneohe, a retired bartender, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Valerie Zukeran and Michelle Goya, brother Neil S. and four grandchildren. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
June 8, 2014
Shunichi "Lefty" Kina, 83, of Honolulu, owner of Bowling Shirts Inc. and an Army veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in South Hilo, Hawaii. He is survived by son Jason; daughters Shirley Nagata, Karen Suehisa and Elaine Kina; brothers Kenko, Bruce S. and Tatsuo "Cappy"; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.
Valerie Theresa Kossow
June 19, 2014
Valerie Theresa Kossow, 89, of Kailua-Kona, a telephone operator during World War II and a former head statistician for NASA at Huntington Beach, Calif., died in a private care facility. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by son Glenn, sister Margaret Kanov, a grandchild and three great-grandchildren. Services and burial: noon Friday at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery.
Robert Soon Bok Lee
June 28, 2014
Robert Soon Bok Lee, 84, of Kailua, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard shipwright general foreman, died in Kailua. He was born in Hana, Maui. He is survived by daughter Janet Hiatt, brothers Dennis and Ronald, and two grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary, 1150 Kikowaena St., Honolulu. Services: 5:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, write a memory of Dad. Casual attire.
June 22, 2014
Yoshitaka Minei, 68, of Honolulu, a retired travel agent owner for Uniquest Hawaii, died in Honolulu. He was born in Japan. He is survived by mother Yuriko, brother Takeshi and sister Keiko Hashizume. Visitation: 2 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 3 p.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Beatrice Asako Okuda
June 17, 2014
Beatrice Asako Okuda, 89, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Harris Y., daughter Jerrilyn Y. Segawa, sister Lillian H. Mita, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Paul Kalani Panui Sr.
June 21, 2014
Paul Kalani "Lani" Panui Sr., 74, of Hilo, a retired Marine cargo specialist with the state Department of Transportation and an Air Force veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Hono-lulu. He is survived by sons Paul "Kalani" Jr., William and Patrick; daughter Paulette "Noe" Scott; brothers Edward "Bradda" and Charlie; sister Jennie Gomes; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Kuhio Chapel, 144 Desha Ave., Keaukaha. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Louis Palani Pakiei Polevia-Palimo'o
June 9, 2014
Louis Palani Pakiei Polevia-Palimo'o, 28, of Honolulu died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Siaosi Polevia; mother Joann Polevia; brothers Kalei, Ben and Thoa Palimo'o and Ilalio Polevia; and sisters Nalani Palimo'o and Leeann Figirmad. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary Chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
June 3, 2014
Carmen Sabado, 86, of Aiea, a bakery worker, died in Aiea. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Michael, daughter Linda Evangelista and sisters Adeline Sabado and Merced Rennidraza. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Karen Kiyoko Shiroma
July 1, 2014
Karen Kiyoko Shiroma, 89, of Kaneohe died in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Lloyd, Glenn and Wallace; and sisters Cecil Maedo and Jean Gould. Graveside committal services: 3 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery in Kaneohe.
Richard Moses Sword
June 29, 2014
Richard Moses Sword, 66, of Makawao, Maui, an internationally known psychologist who specialized in post-traumatic stress, died at home. He was born in Panama City, Fla. He is survived by wife Rosemary; sons Ian, Sean and Michael Yannell and Aki Sword; daughters Ella Sword and Sarah Holter; brother Jay; and sister Martha Ray-Brooks. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. No flowers. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Rosalinda Agustin Tanap
June 13, 2014
Rosalinda Agustin "Linda" Tanap, 61, of Waipahu, a registered nurse for Care Hawaii Mental Health, died in Honolulu. She was born in Manila. She is survived by husband Manuel, son Noel A., brother Augusto Agustin and sisters Generosa Barnachea and Alicia Agustin. Visitation: 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Eulogy: 2:15 p.m. Mass: 2:30 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. July 14 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialpark- mortuary.com.
Uepa Mahihelelima Tripp
June 4, 2014
Uepa Mahihelelima Tripp, 14, of Wahiawa died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Geraldine; brothers Gerald III, Gerald Jr., Alexander, John and Bronson Tripp, Miller Ualesi, William Gago and Abraham Loe; and sisters Shawna Driggers, Michelle Coupe', Melissa Campos, Melanie Matafaga, Donna Sipunu, Deann Ualesi and Angelina Inong. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. July 12 at Kaala Neighborhood Park, 130 California Ave., Wahiawa. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.
Gladys T. Uemoto
May 27, 2014
Gladys T. Uemoto, 98, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by nephews and nieces. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Adelaida Visaya Yanos
June 13, 2014
Adelaida Visaya Yanos, 79, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Randy M., four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Program and eulogy: 11 a.m. Services: 11:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.