For Friday, August 29, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Aug 29, 2014
Restituto Camero Baptista Sr.
July 31, 2014
Restituto Camero "Resting" Baptista Sr., 85, of Waipahu died in Aiea. He was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Catalina B.; son Restituto "Resty" Jr.; daughters Marcela B. "Janet" Guzman, Severina B. "Donna" Banez, Paulina B. "Baby" Carino and Cecilia B. Wicks; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Gloria Cabanilla Caberto
Aug. 3, 2014
Gloria Cabanilla Caberto, 84, of Honolulu, a retired environmental services housekeeper at St. Francis Medical Center West and a retired Hale Koa Hotel housekeeper, died in Honolulu. She was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by daughters Helen V. Soriano and Josephine C. Velasco-Medeiros, son Vicente C. Velasco, sister Alejandra C. Cabico, seven grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 5 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 6 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Michael Jim Chevalier
Aug. 12, 2014
Michael Jim Chevalier, 58, of Honolulu, died at home. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Lani Freeman-Chevalier, son Micah, father Ronald C., brothers David and Donald, and sisters Barbara Plunkett and Arlene Silvia. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Sept. 6 at Magic Island. Surfers and paddlers welcome to bring boards and participate.
George Robert Ching
Aug. 11, 2014
George Robert Ching, 74, of Mililani, a Better Brands Co. liquor salesman, Waikiki Aquarium maintenance employee and an Army veteran, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Anne F.; brother Douglas; sisters Helen Lee, Joan Benning and Carolyn Kurakake; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire.
Janice Yuet Ngor Chun
Aug. 7, 2014
Janice Yuet Ngor Chun, 77, of Alhambra, Calif., a waitress and host, died. She was born in Zhongshan, China. She is survived by son Reginald, daughters Sharon Segroves and Deanna Doveatt, brother Gordon Chang, sisters Annie Wong and Nini Lai, two grandchildren and four stepgrand children. Services held in Alhambra. No flowers. Donations suggested to Church of Glory, 3017 W. Valley Blvd., Alhambra, CA 91803.
Barbara Anne Currier
July 27, 2014
Barbara Anne Currier, 79, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Oakland, Calif. She is survived by husband James, sons Robert and Michael, brother Michael Edwards, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. No services.
Demetrio Racca Dace
Aug. 23, 2014
Demetrio Racca "Diming" Dace, 78, of Puhi, Kauai, a retired McBryde Sugar Co. drip operator, died at home. He was born in Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Trinidad; daughters Marylou Dumlao, Marlyn and Dial Dace, Maribelle Semana and Tracy Jambaro; son Rolando; brothers Taurino and Alejandro; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 8 a.m. Sept. 13 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lihue. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.
Caroline Gloria Rapozo Fichera
Aug. 22, 2014
Caroline Gloria Rapozo Fichera, 85, of Honokaa, Hawaii, formerly of Reno, Nev., an employee of Trader Dick's, Orozko Restaurants and John Ascuaga's Nugget in Reno, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Kalopa, Hawaii. She is survived by numerous nephews and nieces. No services.
Aug. 8, 2014
Norio "Johnny" Funamoto, 92, of Honolulu, a retired K. Nakano contractor carpenter, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by daughter Jennifer Kuniyoshi, sister Tsuruko, caregiver and son-in-law Eric Kuniyoshi, and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire.
Josephine Ramil Guerpo
Aug. 17, 2014
Josephine Ramil Guerpo, 72, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a community service program assistant for the Hawaii County Parks and Recreation Elderly Activities Division, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Gerona, Tarlac, Philippines. She is survived by husband Florencio B.; sons John R. and Ken R. Guerpo; brothers Augusto, Aurino and Domingo Ramil; and sisters Sabina Palermo, Anita Soares and Mimi Villarin. Visitation: 8 a.m. Sunday at Honokaa Seventh-day Adventist Adventist Church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at the church cemetery. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.
Yolanda Leinaala Kaleohano
July 25, 2014
Yolanda Leinaala "Koko" Kaleohano, 58, of Hookena, Hawaii, a housekeeper for Uncle Billy's Hotel in Kailua-Kona, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in North Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Richard Sr.; sons Kevin Agliam and Francis and Frank Silva; brothers Greg, Darrell, Royden and Terrance Agliam, and Ronald Nahakuelua; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Saturday at the family residence, Kealia Beach. Casual attire.
Aug. 16, 2014
Sadako Kodani, 88, of Hilo, retired co-proprietor of Kodani Florist, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by daughters Katherine Webster and Cheryl Torricer; sons Richard and Leslie; sisters Fukuyo Yamada, Yoshiko "Bey" Nabara and Marion Lovings; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Mary Goto Kosasa
July 5, 2014
Mary Goto Kosasa, 90, of Honolulu, a travel agent, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son Isaac; daughters Dr. Karen and Dr. Eiko; brothers John, Samuel and James; sister Esther; and three grandchildren. Private services.
Helen Y. Lizama
Aug. 24, 2014
Helen Y. "Hatsume" Lizama, 96, of Kapaa, Kauai, an office manager for the Kauai County prosecutors office, died. She was born in Kealia, Kauai. She is survived by daughters June Layosa and Gail Smith, sons John and Alan, brothers Noboru and Susumu Yamane, nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sept. 6 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kapaa ward. Services: 10 a.m. Private burial.
Valerie Irene Munt Moldowin
Aug. 22, 2014
Valerie Irene Munt Moldowin, 61, of Naples, Idaho, died in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. She was born in England. She is survived by sons Joseph, Adam and Isaac; daughter Mary Petersen; brother Chris Munt; sister Barbara "Babs" Munt; and nine grandchildren. Services in Idaho. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: rosenaufuneralhome.com.
July 23, 2014
Yoichi "Blackie" Nagao, 87, of Hilo, a retired office machine repairman, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sister Harue Nouchi. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offferings.
Albert William Patcho
Aug. 16, 2014
Albert William Patcho, 64, of Waianae died in Hawaii. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Timothy, Tyrone and Troy Kahooilihala; daughters Susanna Ontai and Charlene P. Pitre; brothers Paul and Raymond; sisters Ann Carlson, Dukie Puahi, Deborah Aguilar and Darlene Patcho; 16 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Mauna Lahilahi Beach Park, Makaha. Updated service information for an obituary published Aug. 23.
Silverio Ancheta Pegeder Sr.
Aug. 21, 2014
Silverio Ancheta Pegeder Sr., 90, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a retired Lihue Plantation civil engineer, died. He was born in Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by caregiver and grandchild Donovan, five children, 10 other grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lihue. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire.
Magdalena Long-gat Ramos
Aug. 3, 2014
Magdalena Long-gat "Daling" Ramos, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Dole Cannery pineapple trimmer, died in Honolulu. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Federico G.; daughters Maria Dolores L. Ramos, Teresita "Delia" Eder, Nenita R. "Nita" Ponce and Remedios "Remy" Tumamao; sons Hermogenes L., Rosalino L. and Enrique L. "Samuel"; sister Gabriela Sambajon; 20 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 5 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 6 at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Edna Vios Ronquillo
July 26, 2014
Edna Vios Ronquillo, 60, of Waipahu, died in Waipahu. She was born in Kapatagan, Lanao del Norte, Philippines. She is survived husband Leo T.; sons Steven V. and Stanley V.; daughter Sharon Ramos; brothers Nicolas R., Nimrod R., Marcelo R. Jr., Noeh R. and Nelson R. Vios; sisters Celedonia V. Rojas, Ester V. Klingele, Ruth V. Enanoria and Sarah Adriatico; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Black and white attire.
Josefina I. Salvador
July 28, 2014
Josefina I. Salvador, also known as "Josie" and "Siping," 69, of Waipahu, a retired Wahiawa General Hospital ward clerk, died in Wailuku. She was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Jose; son Jason L.; daughters Marisa Ann Salvador-Atabay and Ashley E. Kedro; brothers Teodorico, Artemio and Alfredo Acpal; sisters Carolina Tacotaco and Carmelita Hipshire; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Tuesday at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipio. Family program: 9 a.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Elsie C. Tario
Aug. 21, 2014
Elsie C. Tario, 93, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Benjamin Sr.; sons Benjamin Jr., Dennis, Jeffrey and Ronald; brother Eugene Cypriano; sisters Minerva Vivieros, Geraldine Brilhante and Katherine Gomes; 13 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Burial: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Jeanne Marie Torricer
Aug. 25, 2014
Jeanne Marie Torricer, 55, of Honolulu, a bookkeeper for the state Department of Health Women, Infants and Children program, died in St. Francis Hospice West. She was born in Elkhart, Kan. She is survived by daughters Dana D. Cooper, Amber J. Paterson and Jolene K. Townsend; father Dr. Alexander T. Suenaga; brother Patrick Suenaga; sisters Suzanne, Mary and Catherine Suenaga, and Anne Fraser; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Hetty La Ruth Wood
July 16, 2014
Hetty La Ruth Wood, 78, of Kailua died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Oklahoma. She is survived by son Brian E., daughters Gayle I. Johnson and Karen K. Campbell, brothers Robert P. Lewis and Richard M. Sanderson, sister Anetia J. Lewis, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Mary N. Yoshinaga
Aug. 8, 2014
Mary N. Yoshinaga, 83, of Aiea died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Maunaloa, Molokai. She is survived by son Clarke; sisters Chiye Okura, Yae Miyachi, Hazel Nishimoto and May Ukishima; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.