For Friday, June 1, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jun 1, 2012
Theodore R. Beuke
May 26, 2012
Theodore R. "Ted" Beuke, 78, of Punta Gorda, Fla., formerly of Hawaii, a retired Air Force colonel and recipient of the Defense Superior Service Medal, died in Punta Gorda. He was born in Augusta, Ky. He is survived by wife Delphine; sons Kenneth Wrede and Theodore M. Beuke; daughters MaryAnne Beatty and Darien Donahue; stepsons Trey, Bret and Lane Peavy; stepdaughter Alex Wilkinson; mother Eleanor; and 15 grandchildren. Services to be held in Florida. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org. Online condolences: www.ltaylorfuneral.com.
Lina C. Brooks
May 23, 2012
Lina C. Brooks, 90, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Imola, Italy. She is survived by husband Herbert and two grandchildren. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to a charity of your choice. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Wilbur Asau Chang
May 18, 2012
Wilbur Asau Chang, 87, of Kaneohe, a retired U.S. Postal Service supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elizabeth L., sons Vernon K.N. and Wilbur K.Y.H., daughters Wilma Kobayashi and Pamela Maetani, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Anna Coen English
May 26, 2012
Anna Coen English, 74, of Wahiawa, a homemaker, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Fagaalu, American Samoa. She is survived by son Scott; daughters Marie Jeff, Tessie Ryusaki and Myrna Peppers; brothers Norman and Tom Coen; sisters Grace Tui, Eleanor Hire, Joyce Moniz and Anita Coen-Strayer; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Frank F. Galbiso
April 22, 2012
Frank F. Galbiso, 86, of Waialua, a retired Schofield Barracks Motor Pool heavy equipment mechanic, Hawaii Army National Guardsman and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Honolulu. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Neves "Ann"; sons Timothy, Malcolm, Sheldon, Cyprian, Nicholas and Scott; daughters Francine Guyton, Karen Takeshita, Sheila Lawrence, Vanessa Fujiyama, Terza Hendricks, Grace Pereira, Colleen Kealoha, and Michelle and Hazel Galbiso; stepsons Aaron, Byron, Milton and Matthew Sarahina; stepdaughters Yvonne Cole, Annette Irwin, Jeanette Mertus and Donna Miguel; brothers Moses and Robert "Koi"; sister Genoveva Sublett; 36 grandchildren; and 40 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at St. Michael Catholic Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Mass: 9 a.m. Committal services: 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary printed Wednesday.
Frances Judith Moana Gora
May 8, 2012
Frances Judith Moana Gora, 73, of Honolulu, a retired city social worker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Mabel S. Luke, brother William S. Sr. and sisters Maedyne L. Molina and Leilani L. Luke. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Stephen's. Rosary: 10:15 a.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: www.hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Richard Gordon Heppard
May 27, 2012
Richard Gordon Heppard, 77, of Kapaa, Kauai, retired owner of All Serve Co. commercial printing company, died at home. He was born in Michigan. He is survived by wife Norah; son Mark Gonyou; daughters Desiree Ganz, Aileena Heppard-Gork and LeeAnn Gonyou Ather; brother Gary; sister Sharon Kaye; and three grandchildren. Private services.
Robert William Hitchcock
May 7, 2012
Robert William Hitchcock, 79, of Kailua, a retired city employee specializing in abandoned vehicles, died in Kailua. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Emma K.; sons Robert Jr. and Edward A.; daughters Donna Hitchcock, Elly Mattos, Lana Lando, Iwalani Hitchcock-Georges, Renee Lactaoen and Kimberly Hitchcock-Supple; half sister Anita Cabrera; 22 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Kailua Beach Pavilion. Lunch to follow. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com. Additional information for an obituary published Wednesday.
April 26, 2012
Hamae "Grace" Hori, 87, of Pleasant Hill, Calif., a former assistant at Honokea Bakery and housekeeper at Kaiser Hospital, died in Pleasant Hill. She was born in Kihei, Maui. She is survived by son Glenn, brother Kunio Tanaka and sister Judy Fujimoto. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Walter Kenji Kalohi
May 18, 2012
Walter Kenji Kalohi, 59, of Waipahu, a retired senior claims adjuster at Allstate Insurance Co. and former station manager at Burlington Northern Air Freight, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Bette M., brother Joseph A. and sister Kay L. Marzan. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice-West, 91-2127 Fort Weaver Road, Ewa Beach, HI 96706.
Mark Clayton Lanier
May 8, 2012
Mark Clayton Lanier, 60, of Kailua, a McKenna Motors car salesman, died. He was born in Florida. He is survived by sons Shawn and Skyler, daughter Nicole J., brother Wade and three grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Kailua Beach Park, near the boat ramp. Loose flowers only.
Clara Ang Law
May 23, 2012
Clara Ang Law, 92, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Swaton, China. She is survived by sons Andrew, Francis, Vincent and Alex; daughters Agnes Leung, Lucy Tujios, Theresa Sim and Peggy Hung-Tsoi; sister Olivia Ng; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 4470 Aliikoa St., Honolulu. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.
Visitacion C. Lista
May 8, 2012
Visitacion C. "Visit" Lista, 89, of Ewa Beach, a Dole Co. retiree, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Jeffrey; daughters Deborah Lista, Marylane Garma and Evelyn L. Engcabo; sisters Aurora Ordillo and Virginia Bagaoisan; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:15 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Leroy Mahina Matthews
May 28, 2012
Leroy Mahina Matthews, 67, of Honolulu, a California Department of Education teacher and coach, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gail N.; son Christopher K.; daughters Michelle P. Matthews, Danielle K. Naus and Summer Lam; sisters Blossom Nawili and Lanei Ryes; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Gathering: 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the Duke Kahanamoku statue in Waikiki. Scattering of ashes to follow.
Sidney Michael Quintal
May 26, 2012
Sidney Michael Quintal, 62, of Honolulu, an attorney at law, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Judy Allen; son Michael A. MacFarland; daughter Amber K.; hanai daughter Tiare Forgerson; father Clayton; mother Elsie W.; brothers John, Clayton Jr. and Nolan; sisters Sonya Quintal and Stephanie Sluman; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5 p.m. to sunset Wednesday at Magic Island. No formal services. Casual attire.
Rosalinda Nicolas Sanders
May 15, 2012
Rosalinda Nicolas Sanders, also known as "Rosie" and "Lin," 65, of Colorado Springs, Colo., a retiree from California Casualty Insurance and Extended Stay American Hotels in Colorado Springs, died in Colorado. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Jose "Sonny Boy" Pagaduan Jr.; daughters Roxanne Louie and Rosanna Costales; brothers Daniel "Junior" and Benjamin "Ben" Alcaraz, and Roland, Rudolpho and Rolando Nono; sisters Gloria "Neng" Ito and Virginia Dilay; companion Rod Schumann; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m.
May 15, 2012
Francine Shinsato, 86, of Lihue, a high school teacher, died in Garden Isle Health Care. She was born in Lawai, Kauai. She is survived by sons Ken and Ross; daughters Ann and Ginger Shinsato, and Shelley Konishi; brother Tom; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Helen Irene Tunturi
May 28, 2012
Helen Irene Tunturi, 88, of Honaunau, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Duluth, Minn. She is survived by daughter Beth. No services.
Elizabeth Masue Yoshizawa
May 19, 2012
Elizabeth Masue Yoshizawa, 96, of Honolulu, a retired registered nurse for Dr. James Nishi, died. She was born in Fukuoka, Japan. She is survived by husband Izumi, son Thomas H., daughter Priscilla Yoshizawa-Wagner and a grandchild. Private services.