Obituaries

Wednesday, December 10, 1997


Lucina C. Baxa, 57, of Kula, Maui, manager of Maui Finance, died Saturday. Born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, she is survived by husband Artemio; son Artemio II; parents Mauricio and Ursula Cacal; brother Gaudelio; and sister Cleofe Visaya. Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Christ the King Church. Call from 7 to 9 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park.

Cirilo B. “Boy” Bisquera, 51, of Wahiawa, an OP Construction Co. employee, died Nov. 12 in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Bangued Abra, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Luzviminda; sons Russell, Randall and Ryan; father Maximo B.; brothers Federico, Alfredo, Agapito and Orlino; and sisters Connie Bayangos and Norma Manuel. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1403 A California Ave., Wahiawa. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Prayer services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Abel G. Brazil, 86, of Waianae, a retired dairy farm owner, died last Wednesday in Leeward Nursing Home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by sons Richard H. and John M.; daughter Linda D. Asato; and 11 grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park, Pearl City. Casual attire.

Andrea C.A. Cacal, 90, of Waipahu died Nov. 19 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, she is survived by sons Alfred A. “Fred” and John; daughters Tessie C. Samson and Elnora Andres; brothers Benny, Tony, Florencio and Vincent Andres; sister Loreto Fernandez; 12 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Birginio M. Domingo, 87, of Hawi, Hawaii, died Friday in Kohala Hospital. Born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Elma A.; son Honorio D.; daughter Mercedes Millington; sister Eutrociana Aquino; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kohala Assembly of God Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hawi County Cemetery. Casual attire.

Yutayo Hara, 83, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired proprietress of Pahoa Cash & Carry Store, died Sunday in Hilo Hospital. Born in Hilo, she is survived by sons George, James, Gilbert and Glenn; daugh ters Jeanne Kurita and Grace Kawamoto; brothers Shigeo, Pancho, Mitsuo, Toshio and Susumu Murashige; sisters Masayo Sakoda, Haruyo Hayashikawa and Hanayo Shimabukuro; 16 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Friday at Puna Hongwanji Mission. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Jack E. Holzschuh, 61, of Kaneohe, a retired electronic engineer, died Friday in Kailua. Born in Iowa, he is survived by wife Mary; sons Dale and Mark; and four grandchildren. Memorial services: 9 a.m. Friday at Lanikai Beach. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society.

Maraena K.K.K. Kahana, 77, of Hauula, a retired city groundskeeper, died Friday in Hauula. Born in Hauula, she is survived by sons Frank Kaahu, John Kahana Jr., Vernon Cox, Pisaga Maiava and Harry Lake; daughters Maraena Sanford and Barbara Kahana; brothers John, Elmer and Joseph Kaahu; sisters Agnes “Kealoha” Alo, Margaret “Mug gins” Crampton and Susiana “E.” Kanoa; 21 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren. Services: 8 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hauula Cemetery. Casual attire.

David K. Kaualoku, 74, of Kapolei, retired from the U.S. Army, died Saturday in Tripler Hospital. Born in Waialua, he is survived by sons George T., Stephan D. and Michael A.; daughters Mahealani Schneider, Dayna Czarnecki, Mary Beth Kaualoku, Amy Quarles and Loralee MacDonald; brothers George H. Kaualoku and John, Charles, Daniel, Abraham and James Kaheaku; sisters Lois Chung-Hoon, Ella Correa, Mary Au, Primrose Punua, Mirriam Tortolero and Evelyn Kaahanui; and 13 grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Schofield Post Cemetery, Wahiawa. Casual attire. Gary W.T.P. Koga, 51, of Wailuku, a Vietnam veteran, died Nov. 29 in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Mildred; sons Gary and Armand; daughters Tessie, Molley, Sako and Maelynn; brothers Burton, Stanton, Keith and Robert; sister Georgina Kuahui‘a; and four grandchildren. Services: 8 p.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call from 8 to 11 a.m. Burial: Makawao Veterans Cemetery.

Patricia M. Lopez, 68, of Honolulu died Thursday in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sons Benny A., Danny J. and Ronny F.; brothers Richard and Edward Rother; and sister Barbara Fluellen. Mass: noon tomorrow, at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace. Call from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Shirley H. Low, of Honolulu died Saturday at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Raymond; children Valerie Robinal, Valda Tagawa, Edwin Low, Raye Nakagawa, Shari Vasconcellos and Ramona Parmley; sisters Frances Wong, Barbara Lau, Betty Young, Jean Iida and Susan Padua; and seven grandchildren. Services: noon Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

Kimberly K. Miller, 33, of Hilo, an account clerk for the state Judiciary, died Monday at home. Born in Hilo, she is survived by husband Marlon; son William K.; daughter Michel P.; father Richard Paiva; mother Leoannalissa Y. “Bebe” Yung; brothers George and Richard R.J. Paiva; sister Michele Macanas; and grandparents George Paiva and Elroy and Clara Osorio. Memorial services: 7 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers, but leis will be accepted.

Elizabeth L. “Kamaile” Moniz, 71, of Waimea, Hawaii, a lei maker, died Dec. 2 in Honokaa Hospital. Born in Waimea, Hawaii, she is survived by son Dennis Dean; sister Fannie; brothers Charles, John, James and Fred Lindsey; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Friday at Imiola Congregational Church. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Pedro S. “Peter” Rodrigues, 87, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired custodian with the state Department of Education, died Friday in Hilo Hospital. Born in Koloa, Kauai, he is survived by wife Cidelia “Sophie”; son Peter III; daughters Julia Rodrigues, Dora Salsedo, Marion Lopez and Rosaline Mendoza; sisters Sara Rivera and Alice Castillio; 17 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: noon Friday at the funeral home. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual/aloha attire.

Simeon S. Serdenia, 87, of Honolulu, a retired barber, died Dec. 1 in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Lodevica, brother Valentin and sister Ceferina Salazar. Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Nazarene, 408 Judd St. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park.

Lorence L. Tacan, 72, of Honolulu, a retiree from Hickam Air Force Base Custodial Unit, died Wednesday in Hale Nani Rehabilitation & Nursing Center. Born in Kealia, Kauai, he is survived by wife Gladys and sister Connie Balasanos. Services: noon Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Sherwin A. Taclas, 18, of Kapolei died Nov. 30. Born in Aparri, Cagayan, the Philippines, he is survived by parents Mariano and Mary J.; brothers Mardy and Jay; grandparents Lorenzo and Marcelina; and grandmother Alejandra Agustin. Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Bruno A. Tumbaga, 91, of Ewa Beach died Monday in Leeward Nursing Home. Born in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by sons Jose D., John D. and Victoriano D.; daughters Mary Ann D. DeVera and Christina D. Kruse; and 18 grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 91-1004 North Road., Ewa Beach. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Graveside services: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Mary A.T. Yonamine, 72, of Honolulu, a retired pediatrics nurse from Kaiser Hospital, died yesterday in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Gilbert; sons Edward, Paul, Nelson, David and Peter; mother Haruko Miyashiro; brothers Michael, Thomas and Patrick Miyashiro; sisters Gladys Shiroma and Florence “Sue” Miyashiro; and seven grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Joseph C.D. You, 81, of Kailua, a retired painting contractor, died Thursday in Kaneohe. Born in Hilo, he is survived by wife Carmen; sons Joseph Jr. and Alvin; daughter Susan Wong; brothers Herbert, Samuel, Kedon, Peter and Harry Kawe; sisters Mary Kim, Magdalena Sesta and Janet Trapp; 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony’s Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.




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