For Thursday, September 4, 2014
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Sep 4, 2014
Thomas Ah Kong Aiona Jr.
Aug. 28, 2014
Thomas Ah Kong Aiona Jr., 74, of Kohala, Hawaii, a Mauna Lani Bay Hotel engineering department retiree and a Marine Corps veteran, died at home. He was born in Kohala. He is survived by wife Breheda S.; sons Martin and Robert Ellazar, and Shannon and Jesse Aiona; brothers Clifford, Larry, Leonard and Donavan; sisters Hannah DeMotta, Adeline Cho, Marion Kim, Laura Yamamoto and Evalani Caravalho; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. No services.
Gloriann Laurette Keohokulani Akau
Sept. 1, 2014
Gloriann Laurette Keohokulani Akau, 80, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a retired manager of the Aloha Festival on Hawaii island, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Alexander; sons Benjamin "Haili" Jr., Tracy "Pomai" and Nathan "Lanakila" Pokipala, and Derrick "Kealoha" Akau; daughters Laura "Kaui" Lewis, Charlene "Nani" Sakaguchi and Alexandra "Kamilipua" Akau; brother James Moikeha; sisters Charlene Keliiliki and Carla Forrest; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Waimea Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Services at noon. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.
Alejandrino Alegre Allado
Aug. 22, 2014
Alejandrino Alegre Allado, 97, of Eleele, Kauai, an Olokele Sugar Plantation retiree and Hyatt Regency employee, died in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was born in Paoay, Philippines. He is survived by wife Teodora; daughters Emerlita Esposo, Angelyn Allado-Racca and Grace Allado; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Cross Church, Kalaheo, Kauai. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hanapepe Public Cemetery.
Geoffrey Michael Chan Wing Au
Aug. 9, 2014
Geoffrey Michael Chan Wing Au, 35, of Honolulu, a Farrington High School science department educator, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Kendrick Y.H. and Joy S., and grandparents Thomas Y.S. Au and Helen M. Mitsui. Services held. Online condolences: hawaiifuneralservices.com.
Celestino Trumpo Baloaloa
Aug. 28, 2014
Celestino Trumpo Baloaloa, 78, of Kahului, a residential renovation carpenter, died at home. He was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Imelda; son Ceejay; brothers Geronimo, Remigio, Flordelino and Orlino; and sister Imelda. Visitation: 10 a.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Online condolences: nakamuramortuary.com.
Michael Jim Chevalier
Aug. 12, 2014
Michael Jim Chevalier, 58, of Honolulu died at home. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Lani Freeman-Chevalier, son Micah, stepdaughter Karla Marrotte, father Ronald C., brothers David and Donald, sisters Barbara Plunkett and Arlene Silvia, and two grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 10 a.m. Saturday at Sunset Beach. Updated information for an obituary published Friday.
Clarence Kui Bew Fong
Aug. 20, 2014
Clarence Kui Bew Fong, 95, of Honolulu, a federal government electronic technician and a National Guard veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Clarence Jr. and Thomas; brothers Leonard, James and Kenneth; sisters Elizabeth Lim, Ella Lam, Vivian Lee, Audrey Vierra, Lorraine Lau and Mildred Wong; eight grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hawaii Kai Ward. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Aug. 15, 2014
George Fujita, 85, of Honolulu, a retired auto repair shop mechanic, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sister Jane Miyazono. Private services.
Maxima A. Impelido
Aug. 11, 2014
Maxima A. "Sema" Impelido, 79, of Waipahu died in Honolulu. She was born in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by husband Dionisio A. Sr.; sons Dionisio A. Jr., Pepito A. and Alberto A.; daughter Josefina A. "Josie" Martinez; brothers Tony, Benjamin and Tirso Abella; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:45 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Services: 11:45 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Steven Jun Wah Kau
Aug. 12, 2014
Steven Jun Wah Kau, 68, of Kailua-Kona, a Wakelight Technologies telecommunications engineer, an Army veteran and Air Force retiree, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Roxanne, daughters Tina Namumnart and Rachael Tippetts, sons Steven-J and Terrance, mother Irene and eight grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 91-641 Pohue St., Halawa Heights. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. Updated information for an obituary published Aug. 23.
Pack Sing Lee
Aug. 24, 2014
Pack Sing Lee, 94, of Honolulu, a cook, died in Leahi Hospital. He was born in China. He is survived by sons Jin Ting, Yi Jun, Set San and Hau Man; daughters Yee Ling, Chung Kun and Yi Jin; 17 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Taoist services. Burial at noon at Manoa Chinese Cemetery. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Vivian Penna Mandrigues
Aug. 28, 2014
Vivian Penna Mandrigues, 86, of Lihue, a Hopaco office clerk and Kress Store salesclerk, died. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by sons Melvin and Vernon, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lihue. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery.
Gladys Nobuko Masagatani
Aug. 10, 2014
Gladys Nobuko Masagatani, 73, of Mililani, a retired professor emeritus of occupational therapy at Eastern Kentucky University, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Franklin and Allan, and sister Alice Takenaka. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Robert Ernest Medeiros
Aug. 31, 2014
Robert Ernest "Robby" Medeiros, 69, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a retired glazier, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lea, sons Robert M. and Russell D., six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday a Glad Tidings Church, 113 Kuawa St. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Vivian Hatsuse Mizumoto
Aug. 28, 2014
Vivian Hatsuse Mizumoto, 93, of Honolulu, a retired accountant, died in Honolulu. She was born in Koolaupoko. She is survived by grandchildren Nicolas and Patrick. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.
Thomas Martin Negrones Jr.
Aug. 26, 2014
Thomas Martin Negrones Jr., 72, of Maili died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Lance Pohano; daughters Kahealani Wilcox and Haunani Negrones-Pohano; brothers Perry Negrones and Alfred Keliinoi Jr.; sisters Gertie Horton, Dolores Mosko, Vicky Basuil and Bernice Sanders; and six grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.
Marjorie Ann Tam Opulauoho
Aug. 31, 2014
Marjorie Ann Tam Opulauoho, 72, of Pearl City, a retired schoolteacher for the state, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Leslie, sons Keli'i and Kaiwi, daughter Leslie Lynn, mother Helen Yap Tam, brothers Edwin S.O.A. Jr. and Alan A. Tam, and a grandchild. Visitation: 1 p.m. Sunday at First Chinese Church of Christ, 1054 S. King St., Honolulu. Celebration of life: 2 p.m.
Aug. 14, 2014
Emily Pascual, 82, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Benjamin G. Sr., Donald Z., Lincoln W. Sr. and Ford J.; daughters Benlynne C. Astel and Donnalynn A. Casto; hanai son Anthony "Sonny" Medeiros; brothers Seraphine Carvalho, and Benjamin and Manuel Martinez; sisters Jackie McKenzie and Matilda Rivera; 20 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Francisco Gatpayat Pascual
Aug. 24, 2014
Francisco Gatpayat "Francis" Pascual, 69, of Wahiawa, a retired Waialua Sugar Co. superintendent, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Manila. He is survived by wife Arcadia G., sons Edmund G. and Gerald G., daughter Leilani G., brother Pio V. Jr., sister Juanita P. Avila and three grandchildren. Private services.
Federico Salvador Rivera
Aug. 1, 2014
Federico Salvador Rivera, 69, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a ranch maintenance retiree, died in Kapaau. He was born in Nueva Ecija, Philippines. He is survived by wife Gaudelia S.; son Fernando; daughters Gemma Lau and Gladis Simpson; mother Florentina S.; brother Aniceto; sisters Domingga Dumayag, Fortunata Rotaquio, Erlinda Solomon, Josephine Fernandez and Marylyn Sarmenta; and three grandchildren. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialpark- mortuary.com. Updated service information for an obituary published Aug. 22.
Norman Curtis Rouse
Aug. 24, 2014
Norman Curtis "Curt" Rouse, 54, of Hilo, a tax preparer, died in Hilo. He was born in Fort Madison, Iowa. He is survived by father Norman, mother Kay Francis and sisters Julie Bergbreiter and Karen N. Swalwell. Services to be held at a later date.
Darleen Pat Young
Aug. 19, 2014
Darleen Pat Young, 57, of Honolulu, a sales manager, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Leslie; son Jordan T. Nakayama; daughter Tenille P. Nakayama; stepson Kevin; mother Patsy Gonsalves; sisters Clareen Gaddis, Kathleen Chun and Loreen Hulihe'e; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Casual attire. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.