Obituaries

Thursday, November 19, 1998


Bullet Albert T. Akina, 67, of Waianae died Oct. 28. Born in Ulupalakua, Maui, he is survived by sisters Florence Kerfoot, Winona Damiano and Elaine Whitler. Scattering of ashes: 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at Outrigger Beach Services.

Bullet Gabriel Bauman, 90, of Honolulu, an optician, died Nov. 8 in Honolulu. Born in Paris, he is survived by son Ron, hanai daughter Tricia, brothers Lucian and Phillip, eight grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Donations suggested to Red Cross Volunteers in c/o Tripler Army Hospital.

Bullet Glen W. Baxter, 84, of Boston, formerly of Honolulu, a retired Harvard University lecturer on East Asian studies, died Sept. 23. Born in Sherman, Texas, he is survived by brother Barry and niece Elizabeth Ann York. Services held.

Bullet Elinor L.K. “Lucky” Branco, 60, of Kailua died Monday in Wahiawa. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Wilbert R.; son Michael; daughters Diana Berrien, Trinidad Branco and Roxanne Branco-Orona; sisters Ella Rato and Marie De Oreio; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Bullet Elsie L.A. Canario, 76, of Kailua died Monday in Kaneohe. Born in Kaunakakai, she is survived by son Raoul “Kunane” Jr., daughter Kennydene Kodama, brothers Hale Harry and David Auld, six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Scattering of ashes: Kailua Beach. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Bullet Wayne Cariaga, 50, of Waianae died Saturday in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Anita; mother Jo-Anne; brothers James, Christopher, Calvin and Robert; and sister Glenda Kawaiaea. Services: 12:15 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

Bullet Clement Y.S. Ching, 78, of Honolulu died Oct. 24 in Zhongshan, China. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by sons Calbert and Clayton, daughter Clemille Lai, brother James, sisters Grayce Ching and Florence Hee and five grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Valentine E. Diehl, 79, of Lahaina, a proprietor, died Monday in Kahului. He was also a construction contractor. Born in New York, he is survived by wife Mary, son Valentine, daughter Wendy Elise, hanai son Jerry Gilbert, hanai daughter Jackie Lum Lung-Peppers, brothers Harry and Charles and four grandsons. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Haiku Bible Church. Burial: 3 p.m. Monday at Makawao Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Bullet Wai Shing Fong, 76, of Kaneohe died last Thursday in Castle Hospital. Born in Zhongshan, China, he is survived by wife Duo Lian Liang, son Zhi Jeng, daughters Lori Lai and Lorna Ou and five grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. today at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 9:15 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Bullet Patrick J. Fuentes, 43, of Hilo, a fuel foreman for the Army, died Monday in Hilo Hospital. He was worked for Oahu Plumbing, Navy Public Works Center, Naval Supply Center, Pearl Harbor. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Kaohulani M.; daughters Lilia, Kameanani and Mahealani Inciong, Mariah Fuentes and Pulamahia Montgomery; sons Lopaka Inciong, Micah Fuentes and Hiilani Montgomery; father Joseph S.; mother Pat Manasas; brothers Michael, Marvin and Leland; sisters Joanne Rios and Leona Hall; stepbrother Sean Manasas; and stepsister Tara Aragosa. Services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at New Hope Christian Fellowship in Hilo. Call after 5 p.m. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary- Waipio. Call 6-9 p.m. Casual attire.

Bullet Seiroku Ganeku, 76, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a senior cane truck driver for the former Hilo Coast Processing, died Tuesday in Hilo Hospital. Born in Pepeekeo, he is survived by wife Carol; brothers Seizu, Seijin, Seishin, Ernest and Kenneth; and sisters Toyoko Taba and Joyce Kino. Services over ashes: 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Honomu Hongwanji Mission. Call after 1:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Maruda L. Kiehm, 84, of Wailuku, owner of Margy's Lounge in Honolulu, died Sunday at home. Born in Korea, she is survived by sons Dennis and Leonard, daughter Flora, sisters Mary McCaslin and Pune Peterson, five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Services: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Casual attire.

Bullet Jolita G.E. Lampitoc, infant daughter of Jose and Estrelita E. died Nov. 9 in Los Angeles. She is also survived by brother Justin, sister Lydia Torres and grandparents Elias and Catalina Evangelista and Eugenia R. Lampitoc. Services: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Bullet Pai Quong Loui Lau, 72, of Honolulu died Nov. 11 in Queen's Hospital. Born in China, she is survived by husband Kwock Lum, son Kwong Wing, sister Suk Hin Kwok, 10 grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. Taoist services: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Bullet Emmett C.S. Leong, 67, of Honolulu, a former truck driver, died Tuesday in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by son Wayne; daughters Freida Baker, Vanessa Cruz and Charlene Leong; brothers Kenneth and Clayton; sister Yolanda Holt; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Memorial services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. Call after 9:30 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Bullet Lois Lorraine, 68, of Sheridan, Wyo., a retired stockbroker, died Sunday in Honolulu. Born in Sublette, Kan., she is survived by daughter Lorales Stein, son Ken McEachern, brothers Ralph and Howard Piland, and six grandchildren. Services on the mainland.

Bullet Roland Y. Miura, 88, of Honolulu, a retired accountant for Lewers & Cooke Co., died Tuesday in Straub Hospital. Born in Kona, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Masako, son Howard, brother Jay, sister Mabel Davidson, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Sunday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Henry K. Nakaahiki, 65, of Kekaha, Kauai, a machine operator with Kekaha Sugar, died yesterday at home. Born on Niihau, he is survived by wife Caroline; daughters Debra Gates, Minnie Natividad, Lynn Figueria and Leinaala Kanahele; sons Mitchell, Henry Jr., Lance, Clint, Clarence and Lyle; sisters Mary Ahquin and Doris Viloria; brothers Michael Jr. and Lambert; 31 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Overnight visitation: tomorrow at the residence, 8023 Hoomau Road in Kekaha. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Call from 8 to 9:15 a.m. Burial: Kekaha Hawaiian Cemetery. Casual attire.

Bullet Elmer K. Nakahara, 63, of Aiea, a courtesy driver for Hertz, died Saturday in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in Aiea, he is survived by wife Doris K.L.; sons Clinton L., Darren G. and Nathan K.; sister Harriet Zakahi; and two grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 2 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Monday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery in Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Kiyono Nakanishi, 83, of McCully, a retired caterer, died Nov. 8 in Straub Hospital. Born in Waialua, she is survived by sons Edward and Eugene, daughters Jane Martin and Lorraine Nakamura and sister Yoshino Sato. Private services.

Bullet Maria P. Reglos, 83, of Honolulu died Sunday in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Pangasinan, the Philippines, she is survived by sons Francisco and Virgilio; daughters Teresita Anagaran, Remedios Reglos and Erlinda Tarape; brother Andres Pabaira; 15 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Burial in the Philippines.

Bullet Marcelino Rezentes, 81, of Wahiawa died Nov. 7 in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Kilauea, Kauai, he is survived by wife Louise, son Walter J., stepsons John E. Jr. and Mitchell K. Peters, stepdaughter Daisy L. Rebolledo, sister Helen Delapena and two grandchildren. Services: 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 10:30 p.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Bullet Albert H. “Dutch” Schildt, 67, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died Saturday in Hilo Hospital. Born in Montrose, Colo., he is survived by wife Tita, son Erik, sister Ladean Gerstner, and brother Larry Edstrom. Memorial Mass: 8 a.m. Saturday at Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Scattering of ashes to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Francis T. “Jack” Shibata, 82, of Honolulu, a retired longshoreman with McCabe, Hamilton & Renny, died Saturday in Honolulu. Born in Waialua, he is survived by sister Edith Yoshioka, and hanai nieces Jamsie Herbert, Daryl and Barbara Hegerfeldt, Malia DelaCruz and Greta Hegerfeldt. Services: 1 p.m. Monday at Oahu Cemetery Mausoleum. Aloha attire.

Bullet Calvin A. Shimotsukasa, 55, of Honolulu, a U.S. Postal Service worker, died Nov. 3 in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by mother Yukiko, and brothers Roy M. and James H. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet James I. Shiraki, 86, of Honolulu, a retired director of Kailua Product Ltd., died Friday at home. Born in Waimanalo, he is survived by son Stanley S., daughter Jane E., and sisters Jean M. Aoki and Patsy E. Ishikawa. Services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Charles T. Takahashi, 57, of Aiea, a painter, died Saturday in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by son Sidney, daughter Joean, parents Terukiyo and Yaeko, brother Roy, sisters Dorothy Kekaula and Joyce Almondia, and two grandsons. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Oahu Cemetery, 2162 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 1 p.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Gregory L. Willis, 46, of Kohala, Hawaii, a patient care supervisor with Apria Healthcare in Hilo, died Nov. 11 in Kona Community Hospital. Born in Compton, Calif., he is survived by wife Tara M., sons Shane A. Willis and Stephen Knappe, daughter Shalive Knappe, sister Toni Lee Wade and brothers Ron and John. Memorial services: 1 p.m. Saturday at the Keokea Beach Park in Kohala. Call after noon. Scattering of ashes to follow. Gathering: Tara Willis residence. Casual or aloha attire. No flowers.



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