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Obituaries

Saturday, June 19, 1999


Bullet Henry E. Bulosan, 46, of Wailuku, a mechanic supervisor at Maui Pineapple Co., died Tuesday in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Wailuku, he is survived by wife Judy Y., son Jared, daughter Cori Ann, parents Bruno and Veneranda, brother Raymond, and sisters Nery Pascual and Carmen Duran. Wake: 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Nakamura Mortuary. Services: noon Friday at the mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park.

Bullet Josephine Ann Burns, 77, of Kailua, an executive secretary for the Department of Religious Education, Catholic Diocese of Honolulu, died Wednesday in Kailua. Born in Los Angeles, she is survived by son Patrick J.; and daughters Ann V. Andreas, Maria L. Burns and Jennifer M. Vollert. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony's Church in Kailua. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

Bullet Violet Y.C. Chun, 72, of Honolulu died June 10 in Queen's Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by son Wesley; daughters Kaylene Kamada, Jolene Yoshioka and Lianne Nishimiya; brothers Duke and Edward Sue and Fred and Edgar Lum; sisters Eleanor Ferreira, Rose Ching, Stephanie Castor and Stickney Lum; and four grandchildren. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9 to 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet Eugenio M. Corpuz, 64, a retired airplane mechanic, died June 11. Born in Hawaii, he is survived by sisters Rosaria Manibog, Leonarda “Lola” Asuncion and Asuncion “Adele” and Adulina “Dolly” Balen; and brothers Hospicio Balen, Santiago Abad and Eleno Espiritu. Private services.

Bullet Nicholas A. Fazio, 79, of Yonkers, N.Y., who retired from the U.S. Navy, died Monday in St. Francis Hospital. He was also a fire captain with the New York City Fire Department. Born in the Bronx, N.Y., he is survived by wife Rosemary A., daughters Leela Fazio-Fiorino and Rosemary T. Fazio-Randell, sons Dr. John R. and Daniel N., and two grandchildren. Graveside services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers. Contributions suggested to St. Francis Medical Center Liliha Street.

Bullet Addunet W. Ferreira, 75, of Kailua died June 11 in Kailua. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Jay, sons Jay and Barry, daughter JoAnn Harrington, brother Adam da Silva, six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Bullet George B. Figuerres, 98, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired machinist with the federal government at Pearl Harbor, died Tuesday at home. Born in Vigan Locos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by son Gregory McLeod-Figuerres, daughter Anita Castro, four grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 1:15 p.m. Tuesday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after noon. Burial: Kauai Memorial Garden. Casual attire.

Bullet Nadine Freeman, 73, of Kailua, a retired executive secretary, died June 3 in Kaneohe. Born in Evanston, Ill., she is survived by son Alan, daughter Merrie G., and former spouse Bruz. Private services.

Bullet Betty S.L. Goo, 85, of Honolulu died Wednesday in Straub Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by daughters Maylene Lau, Myrna Nakasone and Muriel Goo; brother John J. Lai; sister Dorothy Lee; and four grandchildren. Services: 10:45 a.m. next Saturday at the United Church of Christ on Judd Street. Call from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Bullet Kenneth B. Harbert, 90, of Honolulu died Wednesday in Hale Nani. Born in Brown, W.Va., he is survived by wife Bessie, son Ken, daughter Diane Blum, and three grandchildren. Private services.

Bullet Moses K. “Moki” Ka‘awaloa, 52, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a cement mason for the C & B Masonry Co., died Monday in Hilo Hospital. He was also a U.S. Army veteran. Born in Kalapana, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Laureta Young-Ka‘awaloa; son Ryan; daughters Ranielle Pinon-Ka‘awaloa and Razinha and Rashanti Ka‘awaloa; father Edmond; brothers Edmund, James M., Solomon, Robert and Pedro; sister Mabel Wilson; and four grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2 in Hilo. Casual attire.

Bullet Kunio “Hank” Kataoka, 78, of Honolulu died last Saturday. Born in Hilo, he is survived by Robert and Shigeru and sister Harue Masuda. Private services.

Bullet Albert W. Ma, 58, of San Francisco, formerly of Honolulu, employed by Pacific Gas & Electric Co. of San Francisco, died June 2. Born in Hong Kong, he is survived by brothers David W., Peter W.Y. and Alan W.C.; and sisters Lucille M. Tom, Yuk Pang Law, Jane M. Murata and Elaine M. Pong. Private services.

Bullet Frank Magsanide, 61, of Honolulu died Wednesday in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Lihue, he is survived by wife Catherine Aki; sons Frank Jr. and Rodney; daughters Moana Thaden, Theresa Yano and Jennifer Bradley; brother Alfredo; sisters Elizabeth Corpus, Abeline Edelstein and Josephine De Gala; and five grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. George Church in Waimanalo. Call after 9 a.m. Aloha attire.

Bullet Jane A. Malterre, 72, of Wahiawa, a certified Tokyo Bunka Embroidery Association instructor, died May 5 in Wahiawa. She was also retired from Kaala Elementary School cafeteria. Born in Waipahu, she is survived by husband Walter G.; sons Gus M. and Peter W.; daughters Trudy M. Horimoto, Mary Jane N. Bruening and Terry Ann L. Malterre; brothers Toraki, Keikichi and Larry Kurashima; sisters Betsy Zakahi, Amy Akamine and Rachel Kurashima; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii and the American Cancer Society.

Bullet Cecelia M. Marasco, 44, of Laie, a customer service representative for AIG Hawaii Insurance Co., died June 10 in Haleiwa. She is survived by fiance Myron Montilliano; sons Joseph and Nicholas; brothers Frank, Melvin, Thomas, Joseph and Pele; sisters Lucille Munetake, Dorothy Fiso, Yvonne Marasco-Mapu and Melvina Marasco; and a grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, First Ward, 55-630 Naniloa Loop. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Laie Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Bullet Lucille K. Marasco, 76, of Laie, a retired cook at Brigham Young University, died June 10 in Haleiwa. Born in Laie, she is survived by sons Frank, Melvin, Thomas, Joseph and Pele; daughters Lucille Munetake, Dorothy Fiso, Yvonne Marasco-Mapu and Melvina Marasco; brothers Pele, Jacob, Kealoha and Lincoln Kaio; sisters Nina Boyd and Lorraine Sam; 46 grandchildren; and 43 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Laie First Ward, 55-630 Naniloa Loop. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Laie Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Bullet Herbert A. Perry, 81, of Kailua and Hilo, a retired auditor with the Hilo Bay Hotel, died Thursday in Kailua. Born in Hilo, he is survived by wife Violet, daughters Marlyn and Andrea, brother Paul, five grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Kailua. Call after 9 a.m. Rosary: 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet James M. “Turtle” Perry Jr., 40, of Aiea, manager of The Gazebo & Henry's Market at Liberty House, died Tuesday in Queen's Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by mother Myrna “Mi-Lan” Chun; father James “Miki”; brother Kirk “Kaulana” Chun; sisters Kimberly Kaawa, Jakilu “Pomaikai” Chun, Penny Cho, Pattylin Choy and Mikiala Quemado; grandmother Ida “Kealii” Chun; and friend Charmaine Silva. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Bullet Juan A. Ramiscal, 75, of Wailuku died June 11 at home. Born in Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Lapaz G.; sons Javier, Gil and Nestor; daughters Anita Calaranan, Pacita Corpuz, Leticia Acfalle, Isabelita Hamada and Emilia Bio; brother Floriano; sisters Irinia Acidera; 19 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. June 27 at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Call from 5 to 8 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. June 28 at Seventh-day Adventist Church-Kahului. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Bullet Bessie P. “Dot” Santiago, 70, of Ewa Beach died Monday in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sons Anthony J. and Anthony “Ago;” daughters Marian “Nukie” Reed, Madeline Santiago, Caroline Burgess, Ann-Louisa Lathrop and Dorothy “Tootsie” Santiago; brothers Peter Carvalho and John Colts; sister Dolores Manuel; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. next Saturday at Immaculate Concepcion Catholic Church. Call from 8 a.m. to noon. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers.

Bullet Isao Tamaki, 52, of Honolulu, a United Fishing Agency commercial fisherman, died Tuesday at home. Born on Okinawa, he is survived by wife Sadayo; son Eiki; daughter Christlyn C.; brothers Kiyoshi, Susumu and Masaru; sister Harumi Uehara; and a grandson. Services: 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Bullet William A. “Billy” Townsend Jr., 47, of Kona, Hawaii, a floor and carpet installer, died Thursday in Kona Community Hospital. Born in Woodland, Calif., he is survived by wife Nancy O'Neil, son Michael Tredway, stepson Taylor O'Neil, mother Catharine Townsend and sisters Carol Ann Roper and Mary Ellen Lazzarini. Services at a later date.

Bullet Katherine T. Tryon, 32, of Honolulu died Thursday at home. Born in Marquette, Mich., she is survived by husband Joe, stepsons Joey and Charlie, stepdaughter Sherice, parents Clarence and Eleanor Ellis, brother Chuck Ellis, and sisters Cindy Ogle and Kris Ellis. Private services.

Bullet Marcia A. Watabu, 55, of Wahiawa, a retired vice principal from Wahiawa Elementary School, died Monday in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was also vice principal of Iliahi and Makalapa Elementary schools and taught at Leilehua High School. Born in Seattle, she is survived by husband Douglas T., daughter Kym P.H.U., father Samuel E. Taylor, and brothers Gary and Michael A. Taylor. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Bullet Winifred N. Watson, 87, of Kailua died Thursday at home. Born in Wailuku, she is survived by children Richard and Jerry Watson, Winifred Hewitt and Maile Ke; 19 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Graveside services: 3 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.



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