For Sunday, August 5, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Aug 5, 2012
July 4, 2012
Leonard Alesna, 52, of Lanikai, a retired city employee and a Navy veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Leslie Chambers-Alesna; parents Larry Sr. and Lucy; brothers Larry Jr. and Michael; and sisters Debbie Morazinni, Frances Spangler, Charlene Alford and Margaret Alesna. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at the family home, 118 Onekea Drive, Lanikai. Casual attire.
Alejandro Andres Jr.
July 21, 2012
Alejandro Andres Jr., 76, of Maui, a Kapalua Bay Hotel kitchen utility retiree, died in Laoag City, Philippines. He was born in Laoag City. He is survived by sons Edwin, Gilbert, Clevin and Garner; daughters Marilyn A. Sioco, Feliza Duque, Carina Taylan and Neric Ines; mother Susana D.C.; brothers Amancio, Lucas and Ernesto Sr.; 19 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Nakamura Mortuary Chapel. Services:6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Maria Lanakila Church, Lahaina. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.
Corazon Pumaras Dela Cruz
July 17, 2012
Corazon Pumaras Dela Cruz, 57, of Honolulu, a Fiesta Mart cashier, died in Palolo Chinese Home. She was born in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by daughter Syrylle J.; father Bernabe Sr.; brothers Rogelio, Charito, Elnor, Mario and Bernabe Jr.; and sisters Carmelita O'Callaghan, Lorenza Martinez, and Lourdes and Merly Dela Cruz. Visitation: 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at Moanalua Mortuary. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist, Kalihi. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
Eunice Frances Fusae Forster
April 10, 2012
Eunice Frances Fusae Forster, 91, of Honolulu, a retired nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Karland brother Herbert Nishimoto. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Alae Cemetery on Hawaii island. Additional information for an obituary printed April 16.
Mabel Medeiros Freitas
July 16, 2012
Mabel Medeiros Freitas, 88, of Waipahu died in Waipahu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Charles N., daughters Betty Freitas and Geraldine Rivera, two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Wednesday at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church,94-1260 Lumikula St., Waipahu. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.
Judy Kama Hart
June 10, 2012
Judy Kama Hart, 68, of Waimanalo, an H&R Block senior tax adviser and military morale, welfare and recreation manager, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Jerry, daughter Jodie, brothers Herman and William Kama, sisters Josephine Lau and Jewel Purdy, and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. George Catholic Church, Waimanalo. Mass:10 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow at Kainoa Beach Park, Waimanalo.
July 11, 2012
Jiyoji Kaneshiro, 91, of Kaaawa, a retired heavy-equipment operator for Hawaiian Dredging, died in Honolulu. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by sons Eugene and Reuben, daughter Charlotte, brothers Masa and Shigeru, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services:10 a.m. Burial:1 p.m. at the cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Timothy Wee Kauhane
July 13, 2012
Timothy Wee Kauhane, 52, of Honolulu, a journeyman floor layer, died in Honolulu. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Patricia; sons Timothy "Kaipo," Matthew and Abraham; daughters Shannon Averett, Momi Kauhane-Malrey and Rebekah Kauhane; mother Roselani Hall; brothers Gaylord Nishimura, and Gaylen and Stanton Kauhane; sisters Ruth Faafiti, and Williet, Juliet and Anne Kauhane; stepbrothers Henry, Richard and Lincoln DeVincent; stepsister Cecilia DeVincent; and four grandchildren. Visitation: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Ramil Musngi Mangubat
July 24, 2012
Ramil Musngi Mangubat, 17, of Kapolei, a Kapolei High School student, will be remembered at a Mass 4 p.m. Friday at St. Jude Catholic Church. He was born in San Diego. He is survived by parents Raoul G. and Emilda H., brother Ryan and grandparents Erlinda Mangubat and Lilia Musngi. Visitation: 3 p.m. Friday at the church. Cremation to follow services. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Florence Kazuko Miyashiro
July 14, 2012
Florence Kazuko Miyashiro, 84, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Kauai High School teacher, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Sacramento, Calif. She is survived by son Gary, daughters Stephanie and Laura L., brother Michael Nagano and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai, Kauai. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Michael Leopold Montpetit
July 15, 2012
Michael Leopold Montpetit, 58, of Waianae, a U.S. government transportation worker and a Navy veteran, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Queens, N.Y. He is survived by daughter Brenda; brothers Paul, Robert and Stephen; sister Suzanne Mann; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to be held at a later date. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Alfred J. Pachico
July 22, 2012
Alfred J. Pachico, 54, of Kahului, a Hyatt Regency Maui maintenance department employee, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Agaga Burgos, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by daughter Melanie; brothers Laudinio "Ludy" and Bartolome Jr.; sisters Carmelita Mayer, Gloria Fernandez, Mercy Lebag and Margie Pachico; his child's mother Merlie Valdez, and her son, Frederick Domingo; and a grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Lunch to follow. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Paul Thong Huy Pham
July 31, 2012
Paul Thong Huy Pham, 36, of Honolulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Vietnam. He is survived by wife Melissa; father Dinh; mother Ky; brothers Cuong, Dat, Tien and Thanh; and sister Trinh. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services:6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Mass: 9 a.m. Burial: 10:45 a.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Juana Soledad Sangeb Queja
July 17, 2012
Juana Soledad Sangeb Queja, 73, of Keaau, Hawaii, a laborer at Puna Certified Plant Nursery in Keaau, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Lorenzo; son Romelene; daughters Celedonia Queja, Maxilinda Visaya, Analyn Delos Santos and Esmeralda Pascua; brother Alenjandro Sangeb; sister Paula Sangeb; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Keaau Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Carmelita Giron Soberano
July 17, 2012
Carmelita Giron Soberano, 62, of Lanai City died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Glicerio; son Dominic; daughters Crimson Soberano and Emilisa Ulangca; sisters Rosa Cabatbat, Shirley Alboro and Bernie Giron; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Overnight visitation and novena prayer: 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Filipino Clubhouse, Lanai. Services: 7 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Catholic Church, Lanai. Burial to follow at Lanai Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries. com.
Derrick Michio Sugimoto
July 19, 2012
Derrick Michio Sugimoto, 61, of Aiea, a Horizon Lines stevedore and a Marine Corps veteran, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Lance and Kyle; daughter Alaina Ajifu; stepsons Bobby and Julian Tanioka; brothers Brian, Michael and Patrick; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Friday.
July 24, 2012
Ichiro Toba, 96, of Kahului, an employee at Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co., East Maui Irrigation and Kahului Development Co., and retired Maui County land surveyor, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by sons Bert, Morris and Rodney; daughter Joyce Watanabe; brothers Jiro, Shiro, Goro, James and Dr. Harold; sisters Jane Saikami, Patsy Kaya and Sally Murakami; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Kahului Union Church. Services: 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. No flowers.
July 6, 2012
Masaru "Masa" Uradomo, 79, of Kula, Maui, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Kula, Maui. He is survived by wife Celestine; sons Ira and Jason; daughters Linda Uradomo-Berce and Valerie Jones; brothers Hideaki, Irving and Harold; sisters Doris Yamamoto and Clara Oda; and six grandchildren. Visitation:1 p.m. Saturday at Makawao Hongwanji. Services: 3 p.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
John Williams Sr.
July 28, 2012
John "Johnny" Williams Sr., 91, of Honolulu, a retired supervisor at McCabe, Hamilton and Renny, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dorothy J.D.; sons John Jr. and Jeff; daughters Leatrice M. Kauahi, Bernadette N. Wright, Sandra K. Moskovitz and Louise K. Gerboc; 18 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Lei welcome. Donations suggested to Lunalilo Home, 501 Kekauluohi St., Honolulu, HI 96825. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Aug. 2, 2012
Asaichi "Asa" Yoshimoto, 80, of Honolulu, a retired body and fender repairman at Punchbowl Body & Fender, and a Coast Guard veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Kealakehe, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mitzi M.; sons Peter Y., Andrew A. and Michael M.; brother Drake Fujimoto; and sisters Nancy Abe, Molly Tanaka and Sally Smith. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.