Obituaries
Tuesday, October 29, 1996


Alberta Balos, 83, of Haleiwa died Oct. 19 in Wahiawa General Hospital. She is survived by sons George and Joseph Jordan, and Robert Balos; daughters Alberta Paracuelles and Pelisa Bermoy; sister Adrienne Meyers; 18 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403 California Ave. Call after 8:45 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Darrell W. Cavaco, 79, of Kailua, a retired city construction road inspector, died Sunday in Kailua. He is survived by sons John, Darrell Jr. and Russell; daughters Leota Souza and Alberta Sanders; stepsons David Tagupa and Gabriel Marciel; stepdaughters Gwendolyn Segovia and Josephine Ess; brother Julian; sister Edene Hoapili; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Call after 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Scattering of ashes: noon Sunday at Kailua Beach Park. Casual attire.

Lorrin H. Faria, 53, of Honolulu, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Shop 38, marine machinery mechanic, died Wednesday in St. Francis Hospice. He is survived by companion Rose Campana; mother Doris G. Lee; brothers Owen E., Van A. and Noel C.; and sisters Janice Silva, Karen and Mavis Faria, and Rene'e Choo. Graveside service: 2 p.m. tomorrow at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

Elizabeth Ann Z. Gaspar, 77, of Honolulu died Friday in Straub Hospital. She is survived by husband Albert K.; son Ian-Albert K.; hanai son Theodore J.; hanai daughter Valerie G. Hashimoto; and sister Helen Stark. Service: 10 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

Harriet Y. Iboshi, 79, of Hilo, a retired barber, died Sunday in the Life Care Center of Hilo. She is survived by sons Kenneth, Ralph, Lawrence and Francis; daughter Charlene; brothers Kiyoshi and Bert Ikeda; sister Laura Yokogawa; and 10 grandchildren. Service: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 4:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

Thomas Jonolino, 61, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a section groundskeeper for the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, died Thursday at home. He is survived by wife Jane L.; daughters Idamae Galan, Bernadette Shimono, Kathy Chang and Mary Shigaki; half brothers Hilarion Jonolino and Frank Lee; half sisters Matilda Kuluwaimaka, Margaret Espiritu, Helen Castillo and Minie Sanchez; and four grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Friday at Hawi Sacred Heart Church. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 8 a.m. Inurnment: church cemetery. Casual attire.

Dolores Rita Kupihea, 49, of Aiea, vice president of Limalama Na Pua Lima Academy of Hawaii, died Oct. 13. She is survived by husband Stephen; sons Soloman, Kamuela, Sennett and Stephen; mother Hilda Ornellas; sister Peggy Rodrigues; and a grandson. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary -- call after 6 p.m. -- and 9:30 a.m. Saturday; call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.

John M. Manuel Jr., 54, of Waianae died Oct. 16 in the Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. He is survived by wife Laura K.; sons John M. "Sonnyboy" IV and Alfred H.K.; daughters Ku'uleialoha Filamina and Alisa-Marie K. Manuel; sisters Alice Santos and Filomina Padapat; brothers Henry "Honeyboy" Mahi, Henry "Hanalei," Jimmy, Paul and Charles Manuel, and Everette "Ipo" Whitney; and hanai brother Evaristo Pulido. Services: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, and from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Waianae Pentecostal Faith Mission Church.

Donna K. Medeiros, 44, of Waianae died Oct. 21 at home. She is survived by husband Gregory "Pocho"; mother Valarie L. Spencer Lee; father Samson K. Lee; brother Lloyd "Noe" Lee; and sisters ValDean P., Samlynne P. and Julie N. Lee. Wake: 7 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 9:45 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow. Aloha attire.

Emeterio A. Nicolas, 85, of Honolulu died Oct. 19. He is survived by sons Victorino and Conrad Nicolas, and Ben Salvosa; daughters Dorothy Healey, Bianita Mayubay, Bernardina Francisco and Antonia Felicilda; 36 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Uye C. O, 58, of Honolulu, a taxicab driver for Top Ten Taxi Co., died Friday in Kuakini Hospital. He is survived by wife Myung Cha; sons Chae Won and Chol Won; daughter Un Suk; and sister Betty Y.C. Tsuji. Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Gladys Takemoto, 83, of Honolulu, a retired McKinley High School teacher, died Oct. 19 at her home. She is survived by husband retired Gen. Francis Takemoto; son Harvey S. Takemoto; daughter, Carol Dee Nishimura; brother Dr. Raymond K. Uyeno; and six grandchildren. Service at 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Edward T. Taniguchi, 81, of Pauoa Valley, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard shop supervisor, died Sunday. He is survived by sons Kenneth S., Dwight T. and Steven K.; brother Shiro; sisters Mitsuko Oune and Yukie Uyeda; and seven grandchildren. Service: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Marlene "Millie" Taylor, 63, of Honolulu, a Magnum Tickets and Tours employee, died Saturday in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Donald; son Scott and Ronald I. Kaminsky, and Joshua M. and Jason Scaffidi; daughters Laura Koel, Rebecca Scaffidi and Herma Hearn; hanai sister Dorothy Cruzan; and six grandchildren. Service: 9 a.m. tomorrow on Waikiki Beach, in front of the Outrigger Hotel.

Kathleen Ann "Kathy" Thomas, 32, of Leilani Estates, Hawaii, died Saturday at home. She is survived by husband Thomas M. "Tom"; daughter Taylor; mother Agnes "Kay" Lock; brother Chris Lock; and sister Jennifer Doreste. Memorial Mass: 7 p.m. today at Malia Puka'O Kalani, 326 Desha Ave., Hilo. Casual attire. No flowers.




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