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For Friday, August 17, 2012


Sixto Moral Cabal
July 27, 2012
Sixto Moral "Itong" Cabal, 96, of Wahiawa, a Dole Co. and McDonald's of Hawaii employee, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Ivana, Batanes, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosario "Yayong Rose" Donato Cabal, son Oscar Donato Cabal, daughters MaChellie Cabal Rabanal and Lilian Cabal Barsana, 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Joseph DeMattos
Aug. 1, 2012
Joseph DeMattos, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Submarine Base public affairs officer and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Albert Rocha, and Joseph Jr. and Michael C. DeMattos; daughters Deborah Vierra and Toni Amaranto; brother Clarence; sister Lorraine Loebl; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: noon. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences:

Mary Ann Mendoza Duthridge
June 20, 2012
Mary Ann Mendoza Duthridge, 57, of Bakersfield, Calif., formerly of Pearl City, died in California. She was born in Yokohama, Japan. She is survived by husband Matthew, brothers Charles and Robert, and sister Christine Bilan. Scattering of ashes at a later date. No flowers. Donations suggested to the American Cancer Society.

Mary Jose Fergerstrom
Aug. 13, 2012
Mary Jose Fergerstrom, 83, of Holualoa, Hawaii, died in Woodinville, Wash. She was born in Holualoa. She is survived by son Craig, daughter Debra Fergerstrom Anderson, brother Tony Jose, sisters Rose and Gladys Jose, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Burial to follow at East Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 1. Casual attire.

Ethel Kasumi Kakimoto
Aug. 4, 2012
Ethel Kasumi Kakimoto, 85, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed babrer doing business as Kakimoto Barber Shop, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Harold M. and Raymond Y. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Michie Kamitaki
July 28, 2012
Michie Kamitaki, 91, of Kailua-Kona, a state public health nurse, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kona. She is survived by son Stuart; daughter Lisa; brothers Mitsugi, Richard and David Komo; and sisters Itsuko Takamura, Fumiko Yoshikawa and Emiko Kaneko. Services held.

Rolando Lapastora Labiste
Aug. 4, 2012
Rolando Lapastora Labiste, 87, of Honolulu, a Dole Pineapple Cannery machine operator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Bangar, La Union, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosita; daughters Gloria Baguyo, Cora Villaluna, Erlinda Almazan, Edna Gasilos, Norma Mina, Evelyn Gabaon and Vangie Villa; 18 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Valley of the Temples chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:

Robert Edward Lambert
Aug. 4, 2012
Robert Edward "Bob" Lambert, 74, of Honolulu, a Navy retiree, died in Honolulu. He was born in West Virginia. He is survived by daughters Lydia Lambert Woodard and Christina Yuni Lambert; brother Richard; stepmother Lois; half sisters Linda Wahl, Patricia Wisniewski and Joyce Mills-Lupey; stepbrother John; and five grandchildren. Private services.

Cassandra C. Land-Nellist
Aug. 13, 2012
Cassandra C. Land-Nellist, 71, of Honolulu, a commercial artist and children's book author, died in Honolulu. She was born in New York. She is survived by husband George M. Nellist, daughter April Nellist, sisters Harriet Sheperd and Susie Land, and three grandchildren. Services pending. Donations suggested to the Hawaiian Humane Society.

Katherine Spencer Letson
July 28, 2012
Katherine Spencer Letson, 94, of Honolulu, a retired elementary school teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by nephews Nelson, Randall and Kevin Spencer; and sister-in-law Mary C. Spencer. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

Ruby L. Navarro Limatoc
Aug. 2, 2012
Ruby L. Navarro Limatoc, 76, of Ewa Beach, died in Honolulu. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by husband Narciso Jr.; sons George Jr., Gary M. and Greg A. Oyape, and Lee M. Limatoc; daughters Jeri Paulino, Lorena Kalua, Madonna Mata, Ruby Gonzales, Donnie Kane and Sydney Bolton; sister Shirley Gomes; 29 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Mass: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Fred Malmin
Aug. 3, 2012
Fred Malmin, 83, of Honolulu, a retired data manager and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Barbara A., son David, daughter Judith Malmin Weber, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Aug. 24 at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu, 45-550 Kionaole Road, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Compassion International. Online condolences:

Mele Tangikina Manuolevao
Aug. 10, 2012
Mele Tangikina Manuolevao, 73, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Tonga. She is survived by husband Samiuela; sons Sione, Feleti and Talanoa; daughters Enilose and Meliame P.N. Vea, and Latai L.F. Kanatea; mother Pelenaise L.V. Fotu; brothers Tevita, Hale and Sione Vakalahi; sisters Ana Manuolevao and Meliame Palu; 33 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. Wednesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hilo Stake Center. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery, Mormon section. Casual attire.

Samuel Isamu Nakamura
July 24, 2012
Samuel Isamu Nakamura, 76, of Aiea, a retired carpenter and an Army veteran, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Kona. He is survived by wife Candace M., son Brent M., daughters June A. Nakamura and Therese Y. Hooks, and brother Yasu. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Tac Huu Nguyen
Aug. 10, 2012
Tac Huu Nguyen, 66, of Honolulu, a retired SIDA taxi driver, died in Ann Pearl Nursing Home. He was born in Vietnam. He is survived by wife Xi; sons Bao Chau, Thomson and Thomas; daughter Tiffany; sister Ut; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Vietnamese Buddhist services and cremation to follow.

Yong Ae Chae Okura
Aug. 13, 2012
Yong Ae Chae Okura, 50, of Kaneohe, a former Castle Medical Center nurse, died in Kailua. She was born in South Korea. She is survived by husband Mits; son Gabe; daughters Mitsue and Michie; mother Soon Jim Kim; brothers Yun Seok, Pyung Seok and Yeon Seok Chae; and sisters Hwa Mi, Soon Ja and Keum Ja Chae. Private services.

Evelyn Isabel Peahu
Aug. 13, 2012
Evelyn Isabel Peahu, 82, of Lihue, a retired Department of Education teacher's aide, died at home. She was born in Kealia Camp, Kauai. She is survived by husband Rolland Sr.; son Rolland Jr.; daughter Rowena Leake; sisters Pauline Williams, Eleanor Ferreiro, Lillian Ortiz and Yolanda "Lannie" Carvalho; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow.

Enid G. Pittman
July 26, 2012
Enid G. "Sis" Pittman, 90, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Department of Public Health inspector, died. She was born in North Dakota. She is survived by daughters Roberta Meredith and Randi Creamer, sister June Cassinelli, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. Donations suggested to the University of Hawaii Foundation.

Robert Vaihiria Riggan
Aug. 11, 2012
Robert Vaihiria "Boots" Riggan, 67, of Lihue, an Aloha Hawaii Travel tour escort and Waiohai Hotel director of housekeeping, died at home. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by son Randy; daughters Elise Riggan Lazaro, Chanda Riggan Takamura and Trixy Vaihiria Riggan; brother James; sisters Suzanne Thompson and Linda Riggan; and a grandchild. Private services.

Salvador Rosada
July 23, 2012
Salvador Rosada, 84, of Richmond Hill, Ga., a retired Army master sergeant, died. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by brothers Sam and Danny Bongo; sisters Rose Williams, Shirley Lavilla, Patsy Takahashi, Cecilia Chun and Carol Rodillas; and a grandchild. Services held on the mainland.

Stanley Noboru Sato
Aug. 3, 2012
Stanley Noboru Sato, 79, of Kaneohe, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard employee and an Army veteran, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Myrnie E., sons Clay A. and Reid M., daughter Geri M. Komatsu, sisters Janet T. Sato-Bloom and Judith T. Higa, and two grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Alison Wilson Savea
Aug. 8, 2012
Alison Wilson Savea, 44, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Alameda, Calif. She is survived by wife Bertina Carter, son Al Justin "A.J." Carter-Savea, parents Kerisiano Savea Jr. and Sa'olotoga Matagi, brother Angel and sister Toalua L.K. Tuiasosopo. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Halawa Ward. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Rosei Shinsato
Aug. 9, 2012
Rosei Shinsato, 81, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by daughters Verna Chai and Roxane Shintaku, brother Yoshio, sister Charlotte S. Hashimoto, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.

Sarah Makiko Sogi
Aug. 14, 2012
Sarah Makiko Sogi, 88, of Kailua-Kona, an ikebana instructor, died at home. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is survived by son Jun J. and two grandchildren. Services at a later date. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Sogi Foundation.

Daniel Sullivan
Aug. 11, 2012
Daniel Sullivan, 76, of Kapahi, Kauai, a retired construction employee and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died at home. He was born in Minnesota. He is survived by companion Chelcee Buchanan; sons Gary and Tom; daughter Danette; brothers Eugene, Neal, Eddie, Pat, Tom and Bert; sisters Nora Limbo, Mary Ahrens, Linda Simonson and Susan Sullivan; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Services on Kauai and in Washington at a later date.

Dorothy Chizuko Tanaka
July 23, 2012
Dorothy Chizuko Tanaka, 97, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Junedale Nojiri, Loreen Furuyama, Geraldine Uyeunten and Jeanne Joiner; sister Leatrice Matsumoto; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. No flowers. Online condolences:

Bunichi Usagawa
Aug. 14, 2012
Bunichi "Butch" Usagawa, 92, of Hilo, a retired state forest ranger, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Barry, daughter Ann, sister Kay Yamauchi and four grandchildren. Visitation: noon Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 1 p.m. Burial: 3:30 p.m. at Alae Cemetery, Section H. Casual attire.

Mary Aona Vierra
Aug. 9, 2012
Mary Aona Vierra, 86, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by Brendan, Michael, John Jr., Daniel and Richard; daughters Kathi Kumukoa, Mary Hashimoto, Julie Galves, Cindy Shizuru, Louise Tadaki, Lil Yates and Pat Shin; 35 grandchildren; and 36 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Church, 4469 Malia St. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Online condolences:

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