For Sunday, July 20, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jul 20, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 1:53 a.m. HST, Jul 20, 2014
Henry J. Abreu
July 16, 2014
Henry J. Abreu, 90, of Pukalani, Maui, a retired Hawaii Commercial & Sugar Co. irrigation supervisor and an Army veteran, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on Maui. He is survived by son Michael, daughter Charlotte Boteilho and two grandchildren. Visitation: 8:45 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Maka-wao. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Nellie K. Ahina
July 3, 2014
Nellie K. Ahina, 67, of Waianae died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Nicholas Hilo; daughter Gina I; brother John Hopeau; sisters Loretta Kekoa, Georgina "Tita" Ho'opi'i, Fanny Hopeau and Annie Au Hoon; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Services: 5 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
July 1, 2014
Deborah Aldosa, 54, of Wailuku, a department manager for the Kahului Walmart, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Robert; sons BJ and Ronsen; daughter Rihana; father Andrew Debutiaco; brothers Andrew, David and Patrick Debutiaco; sisters Esther Gammil and Nancy Brown; and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 4 p.m. Thursday at Grace Bible Church, Kahului. Oahu services: 4:30 p.m. July 28 at Maili Beach Park. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. July 29 at Mililani Memorial Park. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries. com.
Joyce Fay Brees
July 12, 2014
Joyce Fay Brees, 83, of Jackson, Calif., died. She was born in California. She is survived by sons Burton L. and Steve L., four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Graveside committal service at noon Tuesday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of choice.
Margarita Leina'ala Bueno
June 11, 2014
Margarita Leina'ala "Marga" Bueno, 60, of Waikapu, Maui, a waitress, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Robert Baloran; daughters Tiare Bueno-Moniz and Tiana Baloran; brothers Christopher and Shane; sisters Violet Ho'opai, Marilyn Ka'ahanui, Henereit Taclan and Marsha-Ann Shepherd; stepmother Rosita; and seven grandchildren. Visitation:9 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Amparo Baldes Bulosan
July 11, 2014
Amparo Baldes Bulosan, 89, of Kahului, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Johnny, Damian, Rolando and Reynaldo; daughters Aniceta Magarin, Victoria Tumaneng, Dionie Cabias, Remie Onnagan and Eleanor Aglugub; sister Marcela Manzano; 19 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation:5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Christ the King Church. Eulogy: 7:30 p.m. Mass: 8 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:15 a.m. Thursday at the church. Eulogy: 11 a.m. Prayer service: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries. com.
Rosita Unico Calderon
July 6, 2014
Rosita Unico "Loly" Calderon, 87, of Wahiawa, a former schoolteacher and Del Monte supervisor, died in Wahiawa. She was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by husband Cirilo M.; son Andrew; daughters Betty Fitz, Chita and Delia Visitacion, and Elsa Calderon; stepmother Amancia S. Unico; brother Joseph Unico; sisters Mercedes Bugarin and Demetria Toledo; 19 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Prayer service: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.
Enes Joseph Castardo
July 13, 2014
Enes Joseph Castardo, 61, of Haiku, Maui, a retired certified nurse assistant with Molokai General Hospital, died at home. He was born in Topeka, Kan. He is survived by wife Ona Mae; sons Enes Kaleo, Kurt and Joseph; daughter Lucci; brothers John Guerrero Sr. and Domingo E. Castardo; sisters Carmen A. Flowers, Rosalie Garcia, Magdalene Marie Castardo and Patricia Ann Stanley; and eight grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Ale Bishaw's residence, 110 Farrington Ave., Hoolehua, Molokai. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Charles Shizuo Doi
July 4, 2014
Charles Shizuo Doi, 84, of Pahala, Hawaii, an Army sergeant first class who served in the Korean War, died. He was born in Pahala. He is survived by wife Sharie, son Warren, daughter Corinne Doi-Majorino, sister Connie Fukumoto and two grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. July 30 at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Richard Jay Furumoto
July 2, 2014
Richard Jay Furumoto, 58, of Wailua, Kauai, died on Oahu. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Amanda "Mandy"; mother Beatrice; brothers Mark and Kerry; and sisters Alix Jourdain, Colene Schaefer and Avis Koerte. Services: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 27 at Waiakea "Lihi" Small Boat Harbor, Kapaa. Casual attire. No flowers.
Jane Michiko Ishikawa
June 26, 2014
Jane Michiko Ishikawa, 85, of Aiea, a federal government retiree, died in Aiea. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by husband Melvyn H., sons Samuel and David, daughters Ruth Montgomery and Priscilla Arakawa, sister Kathryn Sugiyama, 15 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m.
Henry Akira Iwasaki
June 15, 2014
Henry Akira Iwasaki, 84, of Wahiawa, an Army retiree and a retired carpenter, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Jean, son Todd, daughters Kathy and Traci, brother Kenneth, and sisters Florence Kawashima and Alice Magallanes. Private services. No monetary gifts.
Kenneth Lee Kekaualua
July 8, 2014
Kenneth Lee Kekaualua, 61, of Hilo, a truck driver with Conen's Freight Transport, died in Hospice of Hilo's Pohai Malama facility. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Luci; sons Kenneth L. Cox and Tyson Prim; daughter Amber Prim; brothers Punahou, Miles and Clarence "Kichi" Kekaualua, Rev. Sonny Shimaoka and Everett Kawaha; sisters Maelyn Guidry, Theresa N. Hicks, Mary "Mahi" Kosara and Celestine Kekaualua; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Haili Tent in Panaewa. Spreading of ashes to follow at Bay Front. Casual attire.
Barbara Takako Sato Liu
July 7, 2014
Barbara Takako Sato Liu, 86, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Sam Y.Q.; sons Warren, Clayton and Jeffrey; daughters Shirley Renard and Lori Ford; sisters Jane Nakashima, Doris Kato and June Ageno; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Entombment: 1:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Andres Nacorda Mirafuentes
July 11, 2014
Andres Nacorda Mirafuentes, 51, of Lanai City, a hotel-industry maintenance employee, died at home. He was born in Cebu, Philippines. He is survived by sons Andres and Rodrigo; daughters Roslyn, Raina and April; brother Jose; sisters Teresa Lamay, Delia Divina, Edit Ozoa, Zenaida M. Echevaria and Thelma M. Moraga; and two grandchildren. Overnight vigil: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Lanai Filipino Club House. Mass: 10 a.m. Friday at Sacred Hearts Church. Burial to follow at Lanai City Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Ernesto Cabais Naira
July 7, 2014
Ernesto Cabais Naira, 90, of Kihei, Maui, a retired houseman at Stouffer's Wailea Beach Resort, died at home. He was born in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by son Honesto, daughters Cristina Naira and Encarnita Aquino, sisters Marina Chua and Resureccion Naira, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Theresa Church, Kihei. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Luncheon to follow at the church in Stawasz Hall. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Antonette L. Nuuanu
June 25, 2014
Antonette L. "Toni" Nuuanu, 50, of Aiea, a pitcher in the Molokai women's softball leagues, gold medalist in the Aloha State Games horseshoe tournaments and defensive linebacker with the Oahu Women's Football League, died in Aiea. She was born in Nanakuli. She is survived by brothers Theodore Sr., Abraham Sr., Henry, Paul and Timothy, and sisters Libby Bicoy, Charmaine Kaawa, Wilma Nauka, Annie Kuakini, Veronica "Taba" and Nina Nuuanu, Pauline Morante and Virginia "Tiny" Chuberko. Visitation: 5 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire.
Fred Mamoru Ogasawara
July 10, 2014
Fred Mamoru Ogasawara, 80, of Wailuku, an owner and operator of an insurance company, died at home. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by daughter Toni; brothers Reo and Paul; and sisters Lily Sanehira, Katherine Kiyabu, Lynn Sousa and Dorothy Ogasawara. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission. Services: 10:30 a.m. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Wallace C. Phillips
July 6, 2014
Wallace C. "Phil" Phillips, 64, of Honolulu, a drug and alcohol counselor with the state Department of Public Safety at Waiawa Correctional Facility and a Marine Corps veteran, died in Hospice Hawaii Kailua House. He was born in Philadelphia. He is survived by wife Julia M. and son Brian D. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Andrew's Cathedral. Celebration of life service: 10 a.m. Casual attire.
Leroy Mahelani Pahaa Quinabo
June 10, 2014
Leroy Mahelani Pahaa "Roy" Quinabo, 55, of Kula, a South Pacific Lumber heavy equipment operator, died in Kula. He was born in Keokea, Maui. He is survived by sons Kanoa and Noa; mother Margaret; brothers Kamehameha, Edward and Kalama; sisters Darlene and Yolanda; and a grandchild. Celebration of life at noon Saturday at Noa's house. Contact family for information. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
June 27, 2014
Letterio Rando, 77, of Pukalani, a fire inspector, died in Kula Hospital. He was born in New York. He is survived by daughters Rosellen M. Rando and Adrianna Flavin, sister Josephine Farren and four grandchildren. Celebration of life at a later date, to be announced. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Celestia Iniba Rohr
July 3, 2014
Celestia Iniba Rohr, 66, of Las Vegas, a retired Halekulani Hotel housekeeper, died in Las Vegas. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Ronald T.; son Ronald T. Jr.; daughter Cely; brother Pepito Iniba; sisters Lerma Iniba, Elisea Masatalia and Visitacion Miranda; and a grandchild. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome. Incorrect information given in an obituary Saturday.
Katherine Nina Sheppard
June 27, 2014
Katherine Nina Sheppard, 89, of Mokauea Island, Hawaii, a reforestation tree planter, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Leilani Kellogg, a grandchild, two great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Celebration of life and potluck: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Keehi Marina Boat Harbor, Sand Island. Scattering of ashes to follow. Casual attire. Loose flowers welcome. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.
Baker Takeshi Taniguchi
July 16, 2014
Baker Takeshi Taniguchi, 94, of Waimea, Kauai, an Army veteran, Waimea Bakery manager and insurance businessman, died in Waimea. He was born in Waimea. He is survived by wife Kazue K.; sons Donn and Chad; brothers Hisao, Eisei and Dexter; sisters Yukie Kato, Yayoi S. Toma and Jane Okamoto; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Waimea United Church of Christ, aka Foreign Church. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2:30 p.m. at Kauai Veterans Cemetery, Hanapepe. Kauai aloha attire. No flowers.
Samson King Fan Wong
June 5, 2014
Samson King Fan Wong, 82, of Kaneohe, a state Department of Taxation retiree, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Myrna S.M., sons Terence T.W. and Everard E.W., daughters Alison A.W. and Michele M.W., brother Herbert K.J., sisters Priscilla L.Y. Yuen and Beatrice C.Q. Souza, and three grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. No flowers.
Iris Naomi Yamato
July 5, 2014
Iris Naomi Yamato, 53, of Kihei, Maui, a state Department of Education school administrative services assistant, died in Kihei. She was born in Wailuku. Private services. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
July 4, 2014
Masami Yamato, 99, of Kahului, a retired Kihei Elementary School principal and an Army veteran who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died in Hale Makua Kahului. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Elaine, son Stanley, daughter Phyllis Takahashi, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Christopher Sung Tan Young
June 19, 2014
Christopher Sung Tan Young, 54, of Honolulu, a computer technology worker, died in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Brandon Konishi and Matthew Young, parents Albert and Elsie, brother Timothy, sisters Lisa Morita and Stephanie Langston, and two grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: oahumortuary.com.