For Sunday, November 20, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 20, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 2:02 a.m. HST, Nov 21, 2011
Jesse Bennermon Jr.
Nov. 16, 2011
Jesse Bennermon Jr., 79, of Pearl City, an Air Force retiree, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Newark, N.J. He is survived by wife Willie Mae; sons Jason M. and Joel M. Bennermon, and Raymond Wilson Jr.; daughters Myra Wilson and Myra E. Holmes; and nine grandchildren. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Missionary Baptist Church. Lunch to follow. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Alec Sonny Blackstad
Nov. 10, 2011
Alec Sonny "Papa" Blackstad, 93, of Lawai, Kauai, a Hawaiian Tel telephone repairman, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Agnes; sons Michael, Ronald, Payne "Leo" and Gerald "Jack"; daughters Alexa Samio, Aleta Fu and Malia Freitas;brothers Robert, Joseph and Stanley; sisters Florance "Tootsie" Kajiwara and Elaine "Lei" Kaukani; 15 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; 10 hanai great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa. Celebration of life: 10:30 a.m. No flowers.
Oct. 25, 2011
Dolores Bocobo, 89, of Waipahu, a homemaker, died in Hawaii Medical Center West. She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Agustin; sons Jorge and Edwin; daughters Lydia Ruiz, Anita Lujan, Tessie Abad, Aida Pedro, Lina Angert, Mariafe Molina and Elizabeth Pastor; 23 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Services: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Philomena Church, Salt Lake. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Albert Hugh Tony Chang
Nov. 10, 2011
Albert Hugh Tony Chang, 91, of Aiea, a sheet metal mechanic at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 17 and an Army corporal, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gladys Ah Mew Loo and sons Dennis KM, Wendell KF, Clayton KH, Frederic KC and Jeffrey KH. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Arthur De Lima Sr.
Nov. 10, 2011
Arthur De Lima Sr., 68, of Makawao, Maui, a Marine Corps veteran, a retired Maui Police Department detective sergeant, retired liquor inspector and Maui Job Corps driving instructor, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Keiko; sons Arthur De Lima Jr. and Takeshi Mitsuhashi; daughters Carol, Artrina and Kristine De Lima, and Dawn K. Hanks; sister Lorraine Gomes; and 25 grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Nov. 10, 2011
Anthony "Tony" Freitas, 67, of Makawao, Maui, a journeyman carpenter, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Charlene "Charla"; sons Anthony "Boy" and James "Booboo"; daughter Colleen Gonsalves; brothers John V., Ronald, Terry and Jacob; sisters Diane Cabuhat, Toni Haq, Brenda Freitas and Mary Bowman; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Nov. 14, 2011
Moemoe Iosia, 91, of Honolulu, a former baker at Holsum Bakery, died in Maluhia Long Term Care Health Center. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by brother Pasefita and sister Sooleola Siatunuu. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Samoan-Tokelau Seventh-day Adventist Church. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Sunset Memorial Park.
Rudolph Sung Buk Kim
Nov. 6, 2011
Rudolph Sung Buk "Bogey" Kim, 79, of Honolulu, a retired Okada Trucking construction laborer and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Dolores; sons Randy, Marvin, Scott and Reynolds; daughter Jan Caspino; brothers Richard and David; sister Daisy Chin; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
William James Mitchell Kuamoo
Sept. 19, 2011
William James Mitchell "Willy" Kuamoo, 59, of Hilo, a retired meat inspector with the federal and state Department of Agriculture, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Nina; sons William J.M. Jr., Kalena and Mako; daughter Mahealani; brothers David, James, Joseph and Keith Kuamoo, and Albert Haa Jr.; sister Frances Haalilio; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.
Patricia Marie Leslie
Nov. 4, 2011
Patricia Marie "Pat" Leslie, 73, of Waimea, Hawaii, a cattle rancher, horseswoman and artist, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Allen Lindsey and son William Burgess. Visitation: 11 a.m. Saturday at her residence, 64-5236 Aoloa St., Waimea. Call 808-443-3792 for directions. Reception to follow. Casual attire. Condolences may be sent to William Burgess, P.O. Box 235, Kamuela, HI 96743.
Bradley Kauiokalani Jay Mahelona
Oct. 29, 2011
Bradley Kauiokalani Jay Mahelona, 63, of Honolulu, a former Honolulu Police Department officer and Oahu Community Correctional Center corrections officer, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He was survived by companion Cynthia Chung, son Omni, daughter Leiomi Toetuu, parents Nathanael and Rachel, brothers Nathan and Jonathan "Jon," and a grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Saturnino Calamasa Manuel Sr.
Oct. 30, 2011
Saturnino Calamasa Manuel Sr., 73, of Waipahu died in Hawaii Medical Center West. He was born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Nenita; sons Noel, Saturnino Jr., Efren, Matthew and Roy; daughters Shirley M. Culanay and Juliet M. Velita; sisters Lucing Dela Cruz and Eufemia Calvan; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Moanalua Mortuary. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
James P. Martins Sr.
Nov. 13, 2011
James P. Martins Sr., 76, of Wailuku died in Hale Makua Wailuku. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by son Jody; daughters Daphne Torres, Julie Adolpho and Debora Eala; brother Alfred; sisters Teresa Anderson, Margaret Cabral and Katherine Abren; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park, Gardens of Meditation. Casual attire.
Henry Yoshio Nakamatsu
Oct. 26. 2011
Henry Yoshio Nakamatsu, 82, of Kaneohe, an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sally C., daughters Iris C. and Karen K., brother Herbert Y. and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Green or colorful casual attire. No flowers.
Betty Jane Olivieri
Nov. 13, 2011
Betty Jane Olivieri, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Star of the Sea Elementary School secretary, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Wayne and David Olivieri, and Richard Ornellas; daughter Cheryl; sister Evelyn Cambra; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 12:15 p.m. Saturday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Mass: 1:15 p.m. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Leonilo Galut Pangayan
Nov. 11, 2011
Leonilo Galut Pangayan, 53, of Honolulu, a landscaper, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by wife Luisa; son Wilbert; daughters Mary Ann, Amy and Nelia; father Norberto; brothers Leonardo and Fernando; sisters Felomina Terrado, Emma Wangit, Mely Vargas and Marlene Arino; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Cremation to follow.
Vicente C. Respicio
Nov. 14, 2011
Vicente C. Respicio, 88, of Lahaina, a retired elementary school teacher and acting principal in Reina Mercedes, Isabela, Philippines, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Leonora R.; sons Roland, Nelson, Herbert and James; daughter Hellen; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at King's Cathedral, Kahului. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku, Maui. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
George Seiichi Shiroma
Nov. 18, 2011
George Seiichi Shiroma, 79, of Kailua-Kona, a retired secretary and treasurer at Continental Insurance Agency of Hawaii in Honolulu and an Army veteran, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lianne; sons Brian and Bruce; daughter Iris Yap; brothers James, Larry and Thomas; sisters Ethel Connors, Grace Toguchi, Daisy Osora and Jean Shiroma; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Solid Rock Ministries, Kopiko Plaza. Services: 5 p.m.
Douglas Yuichi Yoshikawa
Nov. 14, 2011
Douglas Yuichi Yoshikawa, 82, of Pearl City, a retired city motor vehicle control inspector and an Air Force retiree, died in Ka Punawai Ola. He was born in Lanai City. He is survived by wife Janet S.; sons Terry H. and Derek S.; daughter Faith Y. Sato; stepson Russell Shibata; stepdaughters Colleen Mizuno and Cara Ann Woo; brothers Edward, Richard, Ernest, Gilbert and Russell; sister Susie Schaeffer; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.