For Sunday, September 22, 2013
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Sep 22, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 1:43 a.m. HST, Sep 22, 2013
Kathleen Taeko Akimoto
Sept. 14, 2013
Kathleen Taeko Akimoto, 87, of Honolulu, a retired administration and personnel specialist for the 15th Civil Engineer Squadron at Hickam Air Force Base, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert H. and sister Lillian Kikaoka. Graveside services:11:30 a.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers.
Leonie Yuk Lan Calunod
Sept. 17, 2013
Leonie Yuk Lan Calunod, 73, of Honolulu, a retired secretary for the Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Deacon Andy J.; sons Guy Hera and Miles Calunod; daughters Roberta Reese, Bonnie Phelps, Lorna Miller and Michelle Spiegel; brother CalvinLai; sisters Lurena Orosz and Joanne Parker; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services:6 p.m. Additional visitation:10 a.m. Friday at St. Augustine Church. Mass:10:30 a.m. Burial:3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Grace Correa Carter
Sept. 13, 2013
Grace Correa Carter, 96, of Hilo, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons David and Morty, brother James "Jimmy"Correa, 16 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Visitation:8 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Celebration of life:10 a.m. Services:10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Lehua section. Casual attire. No flowers.
Jens Kamaluhiaokalani Coloma
Aug. 18, 2013
Jens Kamaluhiaokalani "Lil Jens" Coloma, 27, of Waimanalo died in Las Vegas. He was born in Waimanalo. He is survived by parents Lawrence and Annette and sisters Shasta Coloma and Sharae Wolfe. Services:10 a.m. Oct. 5 at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 41-054 Ehukai St., Waimanalo. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Aurelio Zaragosa Evangelista
Sept. 19, 2013
Aurelio Zaragosa Evangelista, 84, of Lahaina, a retired landscaper, died at home. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Maria; son Julio; daughters Natividad Ancheta, Erlinda Cortado, Marina Manera and Evelyn Gali; sister Basilia Evangelista; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Friday at Maria Lanakila Church in Lahaina. Mass:7 p.m. Cremation to follow.
Sept. 14, 2013
Matsue Fujii, 100, of Lahaina, Maui, owner of Ichiki Store, now known as Olowalu General Store, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by sons Wallace and Donald, brother Hidemi Ichiki, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation:9:30 a.m. Sept. 29 at Lahaina Jodo Mission. Services:10:30 a.m. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Donations suggested to Lahaina Jodo Mission. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Ruth Marie Hazel
Aug. 2, 2013
Ruth Marie Hazel, 87, of Kapolei, a secretary and bookkeeper at Paradise Fixtures in Honolulu, died at home. She was born in Brentwood, Calif. She is survived by sons Daniel and Steven, daughter Ronna Marie, nine grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Scattering of ashes:10 a.m. Saturday at Lanikai Boat Ramp in Kailua. Celebration of life to follow at Jose's Mexican Cafe & Cantina, 1134 Koko Head Ave., Kaimuki. Casual attire. Aloha attire.
Geraldine Mitsuko Honda
Sept. 8, 2013
Geraldine Mitsuko Honda, 86, of Wailuku, a retired MauiMedical Group registered nurse, died in Honolulu. She was born in Wailuku, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Shufflo S., sons Bryan and Lane, daughters Gail Mun, 10 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation:3 p.m. Saturday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission. Services:4 p.m. Casual attire. Online condolences:nakamuramortuary.com.
George Keoki Kela
July 29, 2013
George Keoki Kela, 66, of California, a retired Bekins truck driver in Los Angeles and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Long Beach, Calif. He was born in Keaukaha. He is survived by wife Colleen L.; son John; daughters Emmalani and Stacie K. Kela, and Kristen Kela-Liggins; brothers Richard Sr. and Eric; sisters Ellen Lainaholo, Patience Brown and Laverne Lewis; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Celebration of life:10 a.m. Oct. 5 at Puhi Bay.
Margaret A. Leach
Sept. 11, 2013
Margaret A. Leach, 89, of Kula, Maui, a schoolteacher and artist, died at home. She was born in Pasadena, Calif. She is survived by husband Willis E.; sons Brian, Mark, Steven and Matthew Daniells; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Scattering of ashes:9:30 a.m. Oct. 6 at Kanaha Beach Park at the upper parking lot. Online condolences:nakamuramortuary.com.
Patricia Susana Lorenzo
Sept. 18, 2013
Patricia Susana Lorenzo, 49, of Honolulu, a University of Hawaii associate professor at the Cancer Center, died in Kailua. She was born in Argentina and received her doctorate in pharmacology at the University of Buenos Aires. She is survived by husband Daniel H. Maio; sons Dylan R. and Owen G. Maio; daughter Fiona J. Maio; mother Lidia Lapadura; sisters Maria and Veronica; hanai mother Zulema C. Binasco de Maio; hanai sisters Roxana L. Maio and Leticia E.Perez; and hanai parents Toti and Malena. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Star of the Sea Church. Mass:11 a.m.
Karl Adrian McGibboney
Aug. 9, 2013
Karl Adrian McGibboney, 63, of Honolulu, a retired Ala Moana Hotel security guard, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by mother Hazel L. and brothers John F. and Nathan M. Graveside services:10:15 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head MemorialPark. Casual attire.
Shirley Ann Naleieha
Sept. 17, 2013
Shirley Ann Naleieha, 55, of Lahaina, a Royal Lahaina Resort pantry cook, died at home. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by brothers James "Bobo"Jr. and Wayne Naleieha. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints new chapel, Lahaina. Services:10:30 a.m. Luncheon to follow at Aunty's house. Online condolences:nakamuramortuary.com.
Aug. 24, 2013
Gregory"Curly"Nelson, 65, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. He was born in Glendale, Calif. He is survived by sons Gregory K. and BrianS., daughter Carlotta L., brother Charles Nelson, sister Candy Negrete and five grandchildren. Celebration of life:10 a.m. Saturday at Kawela Bay, North Shore, Field No. 1. Casual attire. Flowers welcome
Edward Tsutomu Okuhara
Aug. 29, 2013
Edward Tsutomu Okuhara, 79, of Honolulu, a National Guard veteran, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Harriet; daughters Tammy Kajiyama, Robyn Wago and Jackie T. Bonifacio; brothers Nobu, Fred, Tamotsu and Raymond; sister Janet; and three grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services:6 p.m. Inurnment:10:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers.
Herman Manuel Paulino Jr.
Sept. 3, 2013
Herman Manuel Paulino Jr., 37, of Honolulu, a Brew Moon Restaurant line cook and security guard, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Julita A. "Gloria," brother Jessie and sisters JoAnn Paulino and Hermelita Jane Olipares. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Services:6:30 p.m. Additional visitation:9 a.m. Friday at the church. Mass:10:30 a.m. Burial:noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
John Alvin Robello
Sept. 11, 2013
John Alvin Robello, 46, of Honolulu, a heavy equipment operator, died in Honolulu. He was born inHonolulu. He is survived by sons Conrad and Cody Robello-Passi; daughters Chyann and Carsyn Robello-Passi; brothers Tony De Mello and Ernest and Frank Robello; sister Mary Tarutani; and two grandchildren. Visitation:5 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services:6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Feliciano A. Sanchez
Sept. 1, 2013
Feliciano A. Sanchez, 78, of Wailuku, Maui, an irrigator for Wailuku Sugar Co., died at home.He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Ofelia C., sons Ferdinand C. and Jerold C., brothers Federito C. and Joauqin A., sister Felicia Guieb and two grandchildren. Services:6-9 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Additional services:9 a.m.-noon Saturday at the mortuary. Burial:12:30 p.m. at Maui MemorialPark. Online condolences:ballardfamilymortuaries. com.
Beatrice Ann Sugai
Sept. 10, 2013
Beatrice Ann "Annie" Sugai, 89, of Keaukaha, Hawaii, a retired HawaiianLinen Supply employee, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Napoopoo, Kona. She is survived by sons LarryVictorino Sr. and Steven and Stanley Sugai; daughters Elsie Yim, SharonMidallia and Charlotte V. Davis; hanai sons Francis "Mackey," Richard and Chris "Nicky"Harris; hanai daughters Winona I. Hai-Kelly, Roxanne Costa, Le Schumaker, Crystal Toribio and Lakisha-Kyrie Victorino-Hose; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation:6 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Services:7 p.m. Graveside services:noon Friday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Sept. 17, 2013
Henry Tsang, 65, of Honolulu, a pastor at Calvary Assembly of God, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Hong Kong. He is survived by wife Ruth; sons Aaron and Moses; brother Wing On; sisters So King Cheung, So Mui Tsang and So Mei Tsang; and two grandchildren. Visitation:8:30 a.m. Saturday at Calvary Assembly of God. Services:9:30 a.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire.
Lilieni Veronica Tuia
Sept. 13, 2013
Lilieni Veronica Tuia, 75, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by sons Valentino K., Kalapu M. Jr. and Ioane K. Fasavalu; daughters Cindy K. and Elisa K.M. Fasavalu, Tenemane F. Foifua, Leata V. Tuia and Tiva Sevao; brothers Seufagafaga Ve'a and Malouamaua Tauaese; sister Taumalatou Meredith; 32 grandchildren; and 55 great-grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Thursday at Central Samoan Assembly of God Church. Services:11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences:leeward- funeralhome.com.