Obituaries

Tuesday, March 24, 1998


Eugene Aiu, 79, of Kaneohe, a retired heavy equipment operator, died Friday in Kaneohe. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by wife Felicitas; sons Tom, Michael and Geno; daughters Donna Culliman, Donnette Richeson and Janet Coard; brothers Bobby, Ernest, Benjamin and Larry; sister Mary Kuapahi; nine grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Services over the ashes: 7 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call 6 to 9 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Rosalina K. “Mama Rose” Bumanglag, 60, of Waianae died Wednesday in St. Francis-West Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. Survived by husband Edward “Eddie” B.; sons Aaron, Eddie Jr., Jesse, Michael and Jarvis; daughters Maria Kalama and Estalee Shinsato; brothers Henry, James, Clarence, Harry, Samuel and Eugene Kon; sisters Helen Daly, Elsie Seguancia, Elizabeth Balcon, Pearl Sumida, Mary Jane Robins and Violet Almarza, 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call 6 to 9 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Pedro B. Castillo, 79, of Pico Rivera, Calif., died Friday in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. Survived by wife Lilia; daughters Nelia Penalosa and Leticia Castillo; sons Rodolfo, Edgardo and Pepito, 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland.

Thomas H. Correa, 67, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a retired transportation supervisor, died Sunday at home. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. Survived by wife Marylou M.; son Carl; daughters Linda Robles and Colette Correa; brothers Richard, Jerry and John; sister Rosemarie Lopez; mother Margaret, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Mass: 4 p.m. Thursday at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Kalaheo. Call after 2 p.m. Burial: Kauai Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe. Casual attire.

Richard R. deRego, 70, of Honolulu, a retired boiler and plant operator with Chevron, died Wednesday in Malama Ohana. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by wife Grace; son Richard Jr.; daughter Laurie; stepson James Ellis; brother Albert; sisters Victoria Makua and Henrietta Holbron; stepmother Helen, and three grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 6 to 9 p.m. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Arthur K. Duncan, 69, of Kaneohe, proprietor of Windward Repair and Contracting/Duncan’s Nursery, died Saturday in Straub Hospital. He was born in Kaneohe. Survived by wife Dorothy; sons Gregory, Arthur and Randy; daughters Juanita Pahia and Cindy Bento; brother Rudolph, 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 12:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 11:30 a.m. Inurnment: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Juliette C. Fagg, 61, of Kalaoa, Kona, Hawaii, a bakery salesclerk at KTA Superstores Keauhou, and a waitress at Keauhou Beach Hotel, died March 16 at home. She was born in Honolulu. Survived by husband Jerome J. “Jerry” Jr.; sons James Fagg and Joel Field; brother William Carroll; sister Catherine K. Maria, and three grandchildren. Graveside services: 1 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Memorial Park. Burial of the urn to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Robert P. Hardin, 77, who worked in the editorial department of the Honolulu Star-Bulletin, died March 9 in Los Angeles. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was born in Waterloo, Iowa. Survived by daughters Karin and Ann; friend and companion Marjorie, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Sang Soo Kim, 81, of Honolulu, a U.S. Air Force retiree and a veteran of World War II, Korea and Vietnam, died March 15. He was born in Hana, Maui. Survived by sons Jery, Michael and Bernie; daughters Sandra Horibata, Karen Stahl and Linda Chong; brothers Richard and Harold; sisters Sin Bok Kim, Laura Maitland and Frances Aipa, 18 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

Tai-Shik Kim, 81, of Honolulu, a retired architect, died Friday in Honolulu. He was born in Seoul, Korea. Survived by wife Dae Sook, and children Moon Whoi, Ching and Chul Whoi, Young Ae, Jin Woo, Jin Joo and Anna Kim. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Ruizhen Liang, 74, of Honolulu died Thursday in St. Francis Hospital. She was born in China. Survived by sons Shuhua and Shusum He. Call from 10 to 11:45 a.m. today at Borthwick Mortuary. Cremation to follow.

Josephine B. Malag, 64, of Honolulu died March 15. She was born in the Philippines. Survived by husband Michael; daughter Janet; son Randolph; sisters Flora Co, Maria Soliven and Percilina Antolin, and brother Antonio Batanga. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Tsurumatsu “Tsuru” Mamiya, 99, of Honolulu, a retired painter for Chevron USA, died last Tuesday in Queen’s Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by sons Dr. Richard T., George T. and Betram S.; brother John I., 19 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Pio “Tata Pio” Mawirat, 89, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, died Thursday in Hilo Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. Survived by son Alfredo; caregiver Geri Mawirat-Bibilone, and grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Mary Ann Mendez, 59, of Waianae died March 16 in St. Francis-West Hospi tal. She was born in Milwaukee. Survived by fiance Manning Limary Jr., sons Bart Mendez and Manning P. Limary, brothers Lyle and Ernest Olsen and a grandchild. Services: noon Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park.

Alice Merchant, 87, of Lihue, Kauai, died March 1 in Queen’s Hospital. No services.

Satoshi “Mac” Miyamoto, 88, of Honolulu, a retired state carpenter, died Saturday in Kaiser Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by sons William K. and Henry T.; daughter Marsha T. Suffern; brothers Hatsunori, Robert M. and Kenneth N., four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.

Leonard Pacheco, 69, of Hilo, a retired carpenter, died Thursday in Hilo Hospital. He was born in Hilo. Survived by sons Ross, John A. and Danny; daughters Victoria Garcia, Aretta Ann Spencer, Melissa Paxson, Cheryl Wilson, Lenny Thal and Lisa and Katherine Pacheco; brother Jacob; sisters Jean Winters and Patty Calicdan, 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Mass: 12:15 p.m. tomorrow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No flowers.

Joseph M. Pang, 85, of Kaneohe, chairman and founder of JM Pang and Associates, died Saturday at home. He was born in Malaysia. Survived by wife Keiko; daughters Winnie Chu and Shigemi Pang; son Tatsuaki; brother But Noe, and sisters Phang Hong, Pang Choy and Pang Pui Kee. Memorial services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Baptist Church. Inurnment: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Peter P. Pires, 68, of Honolulu, a retired bus driver, died Friday in Kaiser Hospital. He was born in Waiakoa, Maui. Survived by wife Katherine “Kay”; daughter Fawn “U’ilani”; son Scott “Pomai”; hanai daughter Michele Kin In; brothers George, Moses and James Sr.; sister Julia Duarte, and two grandchildren. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Friday at St. Patrick Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Jack M. Sakamoto, 74, of Kaimuki, a retired clerk at the Aina Haina U.S. Post Office, died March 14 in Straub Hospital. He was born in Papaaloa, Hawaii. Survived by wife Mary; sons Steven, Jon, Wesley and Jeffrey; brother Ralph, and three grandchildren. Private services.

Nancy K. Saloricman, 72, of Waipahu died March 14 in Kaiser Hospital. She was born in Puunene, Maui. Survived by husband Vincente C.; sons Vincente, Rodney and Thomas; daughter Nancy Gail “Cabigon” Erico; brother Mike Kanida, 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Friday at the church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Emogene Y. Tung-Loong, 55, of Kahului died Saturday in Hale Makua. She was born in Puunene, Maui. Survived by mother Patsy F. Araki; daughters Jan and Jill, and brothers Thomas and Richard Araki. Services over the ashes: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Nakamura Mortuary. Scattering of ashes: Maalaea Harbor from the Four Winds II. Casual attire. No flowers.

Mitchell S. Warfield, 39, of Lahaina, a food and beverage manager, died Thursday in Honolulu. He was born in California. Survived by parents Donald and Betty; brother M. Troy, and grandmother Bernice Hunt. Memorial services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Honolua Bay “Coconuts.” Reception: Windmills. Call Williams Funeral Services for information.




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