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Obituaries

For Friday, September 27, 2013


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Roy K. Arashiro
Sept. 11, 2013
Roy K. Arashiro, 85, of Honolulu, a retired cook and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died at home. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by companion Ruriko Sato and brothers Frederick Y. and Nobuyoshi. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Cynthia Marie Black
Sept. 13, 2013
Cynthia Marie Black, 61, of Honolulu, president of Beyond Words Publishing, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Constance, brother Thomas, sister Evie and companion Glenn Nutt. Private services.

Viola Kanakaole Chung-Hoon Chaffin
July 16, 2013
Viola Kanakaole Chung-Hoon Chaffin, 89, of Pahala, Hawaii, a senior companion for Hawaii County and an Army Air Corps civilian employee, died at her son's residence. She was born in Hono-lulu. She is survived by sons Kenneth, Dennis and Timothy; brother Paul Chung-Hoon; sisters Marie Cadena, Ernestine Kenny and Betty Townsend; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Oct. 5 at Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society or Hospice of Hawaii.

Namiko Suemori Fukuda
Sept. 19, 2013
Namiko Suemori Fukuda, 84, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii secretary, died in Hono-lulu. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by husband Donald; daughters Karen Frost, Lorelei Fukuda and April Migaki; sister Barbara Homburg; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

Taiko Fukushima
Sept. 8, 2013
Taiko Fukushima, 87, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Japan. She is survived by husband Toraki, sons Harry and Mark, daughter Mae and a grandchild. Private services.

July Nobuko Hamada
Sept. 13, 2013
July Nobuko Hamada, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Amfac secretary, died at home. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by daughter Janice Clements, sister Elizabeth Kosaka and four grandchildren. Private services.

John Anthony Hunt
Sept. 12, 2013
John Anthony Hunt, 78, of Kaneohe, a retired University of Hawaii professor, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Reading, Berkshire, England. He is survived by son Ian, daughter Tara, brother Gordon, sisters Anne Ralphs and Maimie Davis, and two grandchildren. Private services.

Brian T. Kim
Aug. 31, 2013
Brian T. Kim, 48, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Melvin and Quadra, brother Jason Y. and sister Cynthia N. Private services.

Satoshi Kojima
Sept. 13, 2013
Satoshi Kojima, 91, of Aiea died in Aiea. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Midori; sons Leslie and Garrett; daughter Karen Maruoka; brother Hiroshi; sisters Noriko Fukumae, Matsue "Carol" Okimoto and Rebecca Ageno; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday.

Adeline Ulumealani Holt Lutero
Sept. 8, 2013
Adeline Ulumealani Holt Lutero, 99, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Leonard P., daughter Yvonne, sisters Leatrice Scales and Edwina Cacoulides, three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

Julian Gumtang Macadangdang
Sept. 8, 2013
Julian Gumtang Macadangdang, 89, of Waipahu, a retired Leeward Drive-Inn maintenance employee, died in Waipahu. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Julita A.; sons Maynard, Danny, Mario and Fely; daughters Julie Ann and Ludivina Macadangdang, Odelinda Galapon, Edita Madariaga, Flora Mangapit and Elma Domingo; sister Maria; 27 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Oct. 4 at St. Philomena Church. Mass: 6 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Oct. 5 at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

Harold Dean Martin
Sept. 8, 2013
Harold Dean Martin, 53, of Waianae, a ship and shore cook and veteran of the Navy, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Barbara L.; sons Joshua and Harold Jr.; daughters Shyanne and Juli Ann; mother Andrea K. ; brothers John "Dino" Jr. and Carlos Martin, and Mike Lester; sisters Kalei Freitas and Nena Martin; grandfather George Baker; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 10:15 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:45 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.

Glen Fusao Matsumoto
Sept. 6, 2013
Glen Fusao Matsumoto, 54, of Kailua-Kona, contractor and owner of Matsumoto Contracting, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Sandra Keanaaina Matsumoto, stepdaughters Ipo Rivera and Kanoho Cho, mother Asano, brothers Bryan and Sidney, and a stepgrandchild. Visitation: 11 a.m. Oct. 6 at Sheraton Keau-hou Convention Center. Services: noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

Kikuyo Hironaka Matsushima
Sept. 25, 2013
Kikuyo Hironaka Matsushima, 97, of Kilauea, Kauai, a retired Hanalei Plantation housekeeper. died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by sons Royden and Davis, daughter Lorna Kuniyuki and a grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.

Alecia Pualani Price
Sept. 4, 2013
Alecia Pualani Price, 74, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a retiree of the University of Wisconsin student affairs faculty and staff and a Navy veteran, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband James "Jim" Corning; son John; daughter Malissa Vyaz; sisters Margo and Rita Fernandez, Aleina Lorenz and Sasah Pogwizd; and two grandchildren. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Thursday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. No flowers.

Robbie Rath
Sept. 24, 2013
Robbie Rath, 69, of Honolulu, a retired Broken Hill Proprietary Co. manager, owner of RathResponse, Incident Response Services, and an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Rob III, daughters Tiare and Heather, sisters Paula Rath and Roberta Cullen, and two grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Thursday at Elks Honolulu Lodge No. 616, Waikiki. Scattering of ashes to follow. Beach attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Palama Settlement.

Kim Quach Romischer
Sept. 16, 2013
Kim Quach Romischer, 71, of Lihue, an insurance broker, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Saigon, Vietnam. She is survived by son Coy Rebmann, a brother, three sisters and a grandchild. Celebration of life in California. No flowers. Donations suggested to Kauai Hospice in memory of Kim Quach Romischer, 4457 Pahee St., Lihue, HI 96766.

Motomu Tokunaga
Sept. 8, 2013
Motomu "Carl" Tokunaga, 95, of Honolulu, a retired IBM Corp. field engineer, retired state employee and anArmy veteran who served in World War II, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Rene W. Koga, Carrie N.Sato, Amy T. Kurihara and Erin Y. James; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Sakae Tsukamoto
Sept. 12, 2013
Sakae Tsukamoto, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Palolo Auto Service mechanic and an Army veteran, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by wife Barbara T., son Kyle S., sister Sueko "Sue" Nakashima and a grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Corinne Soliven Valenzona
Sept. 19, 2013
Corinne Soliven Valenzona, 51, of Honolulu, a Hickam Federal Credit Union administrative assistant, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Don; brothers Max Jr., Wendall, Kenneth and John Pacada, and Ernest Dadis; and sisters Joslyn Fiddler, Nellie Serrano, Gretchen Tawara, Allyson Ebalarosa, Conchita Corpuz and Estrella Ramiscal. Visitation: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.

Ernesto Mojica Venzon
Sept. 6, 2013
Ernesto Mojica "Ernie" Venzon, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Navy petty officer first class, died in Honolulu. He was born in Castillejos, Zambales, Philippines. He is survived by daughters Millie V. Griggs and Marita A. and Leilani A. Venzon; sister Linda V. Misa; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Akinori Watanabe
Sept. 24, 2013
Akinori Watanabe, 84, of Lihue, formerly of Wailuku, a retired electrician for Stan's Electric, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by son Dennis Muffly, brothers Stan and Robert "Bob," sister Sue Dangler and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Oct. 19 at Paia Mantokuji Soto Zen Mission. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.

Elsie Natsue Shimaura Wood
Aug. 15, 2013
Elsie Natsue Shimaura Wood, 81, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa. She was born in Wahiawa. No known survivors. Private services.

Dorothy H. Yoshimura
Sept. 6, 2013
Dorothy H. Yoshimura, 90, of Mililani died in Mililani. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Pamela Shigematsu and Michelle Yoshimura, and brother Dennis. Private services.






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