For Friday, March 21, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Mar 21, 2014
Feb. 22, 2014
Kimiko Anzai, 92, of Wailuku, a retired bank teller, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Teruo, daughters Marilyn Yuen and Sylvia T. Anzai Guernsey, brother Aichi Irie, sister Barbara Schneider, three grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Patricia Mary Armstrong
March 4, 2014
Patricia Mary Armstrong, 82, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, an executive secretary, died. She was born in San Luis Obispo, Calif. She is survived by sons James and Patrick McKinley, daughters Susan Rosenbaum and Diana Dreyer, brother Robert Ballew, sister Joan McDonald, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
March 8, 2014
Cypriano "Skip" Calio, 88, of Mililani, a retired Federal Aviation Administration materiel specialist and an Army veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Kalopa, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Lora Baysa and Caroline Atterbery; brothers Maximiano "Sonny," Herbert, Nicholas, Benjamin, Allen and Alex; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Chuch, 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. Flowers welcome.
Rose Cabading Edmalin
Feb. 16, 2014
Rose Cabading "Sayyan" Edmalin, 80, of Ewa Beach died in Honolulu. She was born in Pinili, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by husband Leocadio; daughters Zosima Pajarillo, Marites Reyna, Amy Edmalin and Lily Ganiron; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
March 7, 2014
Rosita "Rose" Guevara, 75, of Hilo, a Calavo Papaya Factory forklift operator, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Ben Aguilar, and Ricky and Ronnie Guevara; daughters Florence Natividad and Corinne Moses; brothers Camilo and Mariano Carlos; sisters Perfecta Garcia, Dominga Belaras, Virginia Ishikawa, Leonora Peters, Trinidad Aderinto and Magdelena McClung; 11 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 3 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 5 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.
March 4, 2014
Shigeru Higa, 97, of Aiea, an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Aiea. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Leatrice H.; sons Alan, Brian and Hal; daughters Ruby and Lois; brother Richard M.; sister Mildred T. Chibana; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Nancy Nobue Hirakawa
March 6, 2014
Nancy Nobue Hirakawa, 87, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Labor secretary, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Kapaa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Mark T. and Dean N., daughters Kathryn K.H. Inouye and Patricia Y. Hirakawa, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
March 5, 2014
Hisae Hiyane, 90, of Honolulu died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Paahau, Hawaii. She is survived by son Randal T., daughter Lynne N. Nakamoto, brother Rodney S. Higashi, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Hatsue Y. Hulihe'e
March 17, 2014
Hatsue Y. Hulihe'e, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Japan. She is survived by son Vernon, daughter Velma Hulihe'e-Carstensen, brothers Shigeharu and Hiroshi Yamaguchi, and a grandchild. Private services.
March 14, 2014
Dianne "Dee" Kaniaupio, 70, of Pearl City, a customer service retiree from TheBus, died. She was born in Boston. She is survived by daughter Tamara Rentz. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Myles Hideo Kawano
March 13, 2014
Myles Hideo Kawano, 56, of Honolulu died. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by mother Satoe, brother Norman and sister Lori Kageno. No services.
Douglas Dick Chin Leialoha Kunukau
March 6, 2014
Douglas Dick Chin Leialoha Kunukau, 75, of Mililani, owner of Doug's Electrical Inc. and an Air Force veteran, died in Mililani. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marilyn; daughters Adrian Gardner and Andrea Kunukau; brothers Robert Jr. and Joseph Kunukau, and Francis Ganitano; and sister Glendetta "Glen" Forsythe. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church, 95-370 Kuahelani Ave., Mililani. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Casual attire. Incorrect information in an obituary published Thursday.
Frederick Ah Choy Maikai Sr.
March 9, 2014
Frederick Ah Choy Maikai Sr., 78, of Honolulu, a Weyerhaeuser Co. foreman, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gloria J. Surell-Maikai; sons Frederick Jr. and Tracy Maikai, and Kekoa and Kaeo Surell-Maikai; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.
Michael John Reed
Feb. 24, 2014
Michael John Reed, 65, of the Bronx, N.Y., formerly of Hawaii, a technical illustrator, artist, sculptor and writer, died in Bronx. He was born in Frankfurt, Germany. He is survived by daughter Brianna Lynne, mother of his child Debbie, brother Mario Largosa and sisters Nalani Tavares, Susan L. Losey and Katherina L. Deery. Private services.
Ernest George Reid
March 16, 2014
Ernest George Reid, 71, of Ewa Beach died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Fagatogo, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Selesitina; sons Richard, John, Patrick and Tarzan; daughters Millie Kilpatrick, Maude Paul, Maureen Marshall and Barbara Caywood; brothers Joe, Richard, Paul, Jacque and Hector; sisters Theresa Rotter and Eva Keith; 21 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Mass: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire.
June 3, 2013
Charlotte Reis, 89, of Honolulu, a teacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Germany. Services to be held at a later date. Donations suggested to Waianae Coast Community Mental Health Center.
Dorothy G. Shepard
March 2, 2014
Dorothy G. Shepard, 94, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Boston. She is survived by son Jeff, daughters Gale Erwin and Heather Shannon, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to Mothers Against Drunk Driving, Hawaiian Humane Society, Red Cross or other charity.
Yaeko Kawaguchi Shigaki
Jan. 8, 2014
Yaeko Kawaguchi Shigaki, 81, of Honolulu died in Maluhia Long Term Care Health Center. She was born in Japan. She is survived by daughter Karen, brother Tutsuo Kawaguchi and sisters Sumako Inudo and Shizuko Kawaguchi. Private services.
Ishmael Worth Stagner II
March 17, 2014
Ishmael Worth Stagner II, 74, of Honolulu, a Brigham Young University-Hawaii psychology professor, died at home. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Carmen; sons Ishmael III, David H. and Sean C.; daughter Carmael; sister Dorinda Nicholson; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaneohe Stake Center. Services: 11 a.m. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Thursday off Hukilau Beach, Laie. Casual attire. No flowers. Online condolences: woolseymortuary.com.
Herbert T. Sueoka
March 12, 2014
Herbert T. Sueoka, 84, of Kaneohe, a retired progress man at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and an Army veteran, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lorraine M., son Ryan, daughter Debbie S. Kurihara, brother Raymond H., sister Dorothy C. Casterline and two grandchildren. Private services.
Bert Kenji Sumida
Feb. 27, 2014
Bert Kenji Sumida, 73, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Electric Co. welder, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Gayle E. Ito, sons Keene and Kayne, brother Eugene and three grandchildren. Private services.
Mesui Hingano Taione
March 18, 2014
Mesui Hingano Taione, also known as Sione Moleni, 66, of Kaneohe, a Polynesian Cultural Center lighting technician, died at home. He was born in Tonga. He is survived by wife Amelia; sons Sam and Moli; daughters Ana T. Latu, Fine and Losaline Taione, and Losehina Kingston; brother Kifi; sisters Losihina Tafuna and Kakau Taku; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. March 28 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kailua Chapel. Services at noon. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: woolseymortuary.com
Wanda S. Takayama
March 2, 2014
Wanda S. Takayama, 61, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Telcom operator and Yama's Fish Market employee, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brother Gary K. Private services.