For Wednesday, June 11, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jun 11, 2014
Traison Evan Kau'la'ula Ako
May 31, 2014
Traison Evan Kau'la'ula Ako, 26, of Waianae died in Laie. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by fiancee Resina Nataniela; sons Rusty Ako-Nataniela and Rayzah Ako; daughters Riley and R'mani; father Matthew; mother Regina K. Saffery; brothers Tyson Ako and Krenston and Ali'i Ako-Kealoha; and sister Taysha. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Moanalua Mortuary. Celebration of life: noon. Casual attire.
Edward Gum Hung Au
May 10, 2014
Edward Gum Hung Au, 90, of Honolulu, founder of Au's Plumbing and Metal Work Inc. and an Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Audrey; sons Alvin, Baldwin and Derwin; daughters Carolyn Sur, Evelyn Hee and Faye-Lynn Solidum; sisters Kay Lum and Shirley Ma; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Lin Yee Chung Association Manoa Chinese Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers. Incorrect information in an obituary published Tuesday.
Lydia Saguiped Blanco
June 3, 2014
Lydia Saguiped Blanco, 62, of Honolulu, a Kahala Hotel cafeteria attendant, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Urdaneta, Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by husband Mario, son Miller, daughters Meliza and Melinda, brother Demetrio Saguiped and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.
Marie Piilani Cadena
June 6, 2014
Marie Piilani Cadena, 91, of Hilo, a retired occupational therapist for the state of Texas and former librarian at Fort Bliss Special Services in Texas, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons George, Stephen and Michael Kaualoku; daughters Marvid-Ann Schneider, Dayna Czarnecki, Mary-Beth Rank, Amy Canejo and Loralee MacDonald; brothers Paul, Edwin and Samuel Chung-Hoon; sisters Puanani Chung-Hoon, Betty Townsend, Ernestine Kenny and Naomi Campbell; 24 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Sunday at Punaluu Black Sand Beach, Kau, Hawaii. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society.
Walter Edward Chung
May 30, 2014
Walter Edward Chung, 74, of Hanalei, Kauai, an Army veteran who served in the Korean and Vietnam wars, and a recipient of the Bronze Star, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was also a retiree from the Kauai County Public Works at Hanalei Base Yard. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by son Vance A., daughters Kathryn F. Violette and Pamela E. Bodlovick, brother Dexter, sisters Winona Hussey and Kuulei Augustine, caregiver Maile Bryan, numerous stepsisters and stepbrothers, and six grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday at Kauai Veterans Center. Lunch and fellowship to follow services.
David E. Fazendin
June 6, 2014
David E. Fazendin, 91, of Kailua died in Kailua. He was born in St. Paul, Minn. He is survived by wife Ann T.; daughters Lois Cartwright and Ann and Lisa Fazendin; stepsons Gordon W. III and Charles B. Trask; stepdaughter Jo Ann Trask; and four grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. George Church, Waimanalo. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Salvation Army.
Pulefano Angelo Galea'i
May 21, 2014
Pulefano Angelo Galea'i, 35, of Chicopee, Mass., died in Springfield, Mass. He was born in Hartford, Conn. He is survived by father Pulefano; mother Susan; brothers Alexander L. Galea'i, Tama Halverson and Christopher Maleko; and sisters Maleana G. Ava, and Tagimalie and Penina T. Galea'i. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie Hawaii Stake Center, 55-415 Iosepa St. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Laie Cemetery.
Jennie Jun Hee
June 6, 2014
Jennie Jun Hee, 89, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Brian and Darren, daughters Adrienne Langenbach and Corlis Okimoto, brother Charles Lum, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Services: 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.
June Akiko Keliihoomalu
May 25, 2014
June Akiko Keliihoomalu, 57, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Henry "Riley"; sons Jarves and Ryan Root; daughter Maile Keliihoomalu-Tay; mother Kiyoko Root; brothers Richard, John and Garton Root; sisters Nina Otsuka and Carol Herolaga; and 13 grandchildren. Visitation: noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel, 2162 Nuuanu Ave. Services: 12:30 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome. Updated information for an obituary published Monday.
Fidel Silivester Matin
May 21, 2014
Fidel Silivester Matin, 87, of Hilo, a former sailor, died at home. He was born in Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia. He is survived by sons Lesther Muritok and Buster Fritz, daughters Domingka Chol and Domenina Matin, and numerous grandchildren. Visitation and services: 5-8 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Graveside committal services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Alae Cemetery, Section K. Casual attire.
Walter Kiyoshi Nomura
June 1, 2014
Walter Kiyoshi Nomura, 70, of Honolulu, a retired Air Force master sergeant and a retired Army civil service employee, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Susita "Susie," son Robert, daughter Jill, brother J-Edward "Koji," sister Frances Yamada and a grandchild. Private services.
Florence Yukie Tanigawa
May 11, 2014
Florence Yukie Tanigawa, 87, of Honolulu died in Wahiawa. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert, daughter Faye Saito, brother Fred Kinumatsu, sister Haruko Takenishi, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services. No monetary offerings.
April 26, 2014
Harold Yoshimura, 83, of Waipahu, formerly of McCully, owner of a McCully sports memorabilia store, died. He was born in Hawaii. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Tenrikyo Honolulu Church, 1902 King St. For more information, call 778-1531.