For Wednesday, August 13, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Aug 13, 2014
Joseph Punohu Ah Sau Sr.
July 31, 2014
Joseph Punohu Ah Sau Sr., 73, of Wailuku, a retired Hawaiian Telephone Co. installer and repairman, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Edyne, sons Joseph P. Jr. and John H.K., daughter Joedyne Kaimiola, brothers Patrick and Edward, sisters Eleanor K. Ah Sau and Lily K. Cummings, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Catalina Babera Baillo
Aug. 9, 2014
Catalina Babera Baillo, 83, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Nuuanu Hale. She was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by sons Lyndon and Ferdinand, and daughters Luzviminda and Ederlina. Private services. Online condolences: leewardfuneralhome.com.
Armando Regenald Batungbacal
July 25, 2014
Armando Regenald "Batt" Batungbacal, 79, of Kaneohe, a retired shipfitter at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 11 and an Army veteran, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Shirley Ann, sons Ray and Roy, daughter Rona Silva, brothers Robert and Edward, sister Nancy Bagor, eight grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Henrietta Mapuana Borges
July 25, 2014
Henrietta Mapuana "Mapu" Borges, 73, of Ewa Beach died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Randy C.A.F. Borges, Carmino "JR" Tampon, Brian Look and Darin J. Paiva; daughters Caroldean Borges, Robin T.H. Ortiz and Samantha H.L. Borges-Paiva; 13 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at 91-820 Laupapa Place, Ewa Beach.
Aug. 1, 2014
David Chang, 79, of Honolulu, owner of an herbal store, died at Straub Clinic & Hospital. He was born in Vietnam. He is survived by wife Hoa; sons Jason and Loi Trien; daughters Crystal, Lynn and Linh My "Debbie" Chang, and Angie Wu; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, Chapel of the Flowers. Services at noon. Burial: 3 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. No monetary offerings. Incorrect information in an obituary published Sunday.
Joseph Lawrence De Costa Jr.
July 28, 2014
Joseph Lawrence "Joe" De Costa Jr., 85, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired heavy equipment operator at Yamada & Sons Co., Hamakua Sugar Co. and Willocks Construction Co., and owner of Joe's Bulldozing Service, died at home. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Gordon and Leroy, daughters Debbie W. Yuen and Charna Ontiveros, brother Raymond, sisters Lorraine Gonsalves and Frances Kirkland, nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial at noon at Homelani Memorial Park and Cemetery.
Anthony Del Piano
Aug. 4, 2014
Anthony Del Piano, 95, of Honolulu, a hotel manager at Outrigger Hotels and a Navy veteran, died at home. He was born in Bristol, R.I. He is survived by wife Barbara, son Mark, daughters Monica Campanis and Maile Madariaga, sisters Lucy Grabert and Terry Proto, and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 8 a.m. Monday at Outrigger Canoe Club, 2909 Kalakaua Ave. Casual attire.
Wade Blake Early
Aug. 6, 2014
Wade Blake Early, 90, of Kihei, Maui, a Marine Corps veteran who served in World War II and an electrician, died at home. He was born in Dallas. He is survived by sons Wade B. III and Steven, brother Doyle Blackmon, sister Dora Carley and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.
Wayne Napua'onalani Kawelo
June 11, 2014
Wayne Napua'onalani Kawelo, 64, of Waianae, a D&E Kawelo Construction Co. carpet layer and Allied Flooring Corp. employee, died in Waianae. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Shelton N. Kawelo and Vernon Keliikipi, daughter Natasha K. Wailehua, brother Lloyd Kaai, sisters Rosie Calarruda and Martha S. Bear, seven grandchildren, six hanai grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Celebration of life: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at Maili Beach Park by Tumbleland. Casual attire.
Monica Francisco Llanes-Moore
June 28, 2014
Monica Francisco Llanes-Moore, 82, of Honolulu died in Puuwai o Makaha. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Benito E. Llanes; daughters Rose M. Thater and Estrellita A. Aquino; brothers Alfredo, Frederico and Abraham Francisco; sisters Rosita Francisco and Emma Stacy; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Moanalua Mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Refreshments to follow. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Valerie Anne Pohaiamepumehanaakealoha Meli
July 31, 2014
Valerie Anne Pohaiamepumehanaakealoha Meli, 45, of Honolulu, a second counselor at the Honolulu Hawaii Stake Relief Society Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Maikolo, sons Siosaia and Alfred "Pono," daughters Sisilia and Amelia, mother Amelia Akau, brothers Alfred "Nicky" and Stephen "Happy" Akau, and sister Claire Manutai. Visitation: 6 p.m. Sunday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaimuki LDS Chapel, 4847 Kilauea Ave. Services: 7 p.m. Graveside services: 2:15 p.m. Monday at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Robert Yoshio Ota
July 5, 2014
Robert Yoshio "Bob" Ota, 65, of Honolulu, a Rotor Wing Hawaii owner, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Kau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Corliss S., son Nathan Y., daughter Stacy-Ann Miyashiro, sisters Jasmine N. Irvine and Janet F. Morita, and a grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com. Additional information for an obituary published Tuesday.
Jerry Soo Mung Pai
July 23, 2014
Jerry Soo Mung Pai, 82, of Honolulu, a retired finance manager and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Blanche; daughter Jerri Ann Lum; brothers Philip and Roger Pai, and Howard Karr; sisters Margie Tanida and Gladys Karr; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 10:30 a.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary. com.
Rere Iorangi Price
Aug. 2, 2014
Rere Iorangi Price, 90, of Honolulu, a self-employed worker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Rarotonga, Cook Islands. She is survived by sons Glenn and Carl; daughters Jean Worthington, Rere Paiti, Coree T. Pulver, Myrtle P. Samuela and Pitiau D.I. Katsikas; brothers Ono and Patara Iorangi; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Burial: 9 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
German Raza Tagama
July 7, 2014
German Raza "Lino" Tagama, 91, of Ewa Beach, an Oahu Sugar Co. retiree and an Army veteran, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Erminda G.; son George; daughters Esther Ines, Emy Keola and Elen Rabanal; sisters Encarnacion and Avelina Tagama, and Celestina Borja; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Flowers welcome.
Jean Narikiyo Yamanaka
Aug. 2, 2014
Jean Narikiyo Yamanaka, 79, of Hilo, formerly of Molokai, a retired elementary school teacher, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Captain Cook, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Harry; daughters Lois-Ann Y. Inferrera, Mona Saiki, Kathy Tatsuhara and Carla Yamanaka; mother Yoshiko Narikiyo; brothers Katsuji, Yoshito and Steven Narikiyo; sisters Janet Linardos and Coleen Narikiyo; and three grandchildren. Visitation: 3:30 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 5 p.m. Casual attire.
Jane Kimie Yamasaki
July 16, 2014
Jane Kimie Yamasaki, 83, of Pearl City, a First Hawaiian Bank retiree, died in Honolulu. She was born in Keahua, Maui. She is survived by companion Tada Mayeshiro, son Gordan, daughter Lori Kondo, brother Robert Saito, sisters Shirley Suzuki and Charlotte Mayeshiro, and six grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.