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Obituaries

Friday, August 13, 1999


Elaine P. "Lani" Arellano, 76, of Waipahu, a former employee of Hilton Hawaiian Village, died Aug. 4 in Kaiser Hospital. He also retired from Dole Cannery. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ignacio "Iggie," Pedro and Mel Arellano, Kimo Spencer and Heston Nakamura; daughter Cynthia; brothers Ralph Sing Chow and Homer and Moses Perkins; sisters Lehua and Verdell Lum, eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Henry P.W. Chang, 87, of Honolulu died Wednesday in Aloha Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Randy, Raymond, Richard and Robert "Buzzy"; daughter Jackie Wong; brother Ronald; sisters Lillian Chun, Shirley Miyasaki and Goldie Tom. 20 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Services: 10:15 a.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

Geronimo D. De Los Santos, 76, of Waipahu, a retired landscaper from Kawaiahao Church, died Aug. 4 in St. Francis-West Hospital. Her was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife "Onis"; sons Maximo, Ruben, Roy and Orlando; daughters Trinidad Pe Benito, Lydia Kamiya, Marlyn Unciano and Gina Lardizabal; sisters Ruperta Tomas, Andrea Delos Santos and Violeta Guieb, 22 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Burial in the Philippines. Casual attire.

Edward R. "Ed" Fischer, 72, of Kona, Hawaii, a retired self-employed investor, died Tuesday at home. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Pat Lewis-Fischer; sons W. Edward, Chad and August; daughters Faye Lee and Valerie D'Orta; stepdaughter Michelle Lewis, 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Call after 6:15 p.m. Sunday at Keauhou Bay. Scattering of ashes at sea at sunset from the Fairwind. Potluck celebration to follow. Casual attire. Loose flowers. Leis welcome. In lieu of flowers, contributions suggested to Edward Robert Fischer to Hospice of Kona or the American Cancer Society.

Fred Goss, 68, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Army sergeant, died Wednesday in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in Rockdale, Texas. He is survived by wife Bok Sun Kim and a sister in Texas. Korean Christian services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

Kristin K.K. Herel, 30, of Fayetteville, N.C., formerly of Pahoa, Hawaii, a certified nurse's aide, died Sunday in Fayetteville, N.C. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Francis J., daughter Alexandra, parents Francis Jr. and Lydia Kiyabu, brothers Derek and Kent Kiyabu and grandparents Francis and Kunie Kiyabu. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 5:30 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Monday at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Minoru "Baba" Inouye, 82, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a retired commercial fisherman, died Wednesday in Kona Community Hospital. He was also a coffee and macadamia nut farmer. He was born in Kona, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Don and Keith; daughter Elaine Mitchell; brothers Satoru, Sunao and Muneo; sisters Momoe Furuuchi, Sueno Honda and Fujie Matsuoka, and five grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Sunday at Kona Hongwanji Mission. Call from 4 to 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Winola B.L.M. Isaacs, 67, of Honolulu died Tuesday in Honolulu. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by stepfather Israel Kamoku; mother Iwalani Kamoku; daughters Cheryldeen Kila, Maydeen "Iwalani" Gabriel, Lelynn Iniguez and Winola Lilo; sons Barney, Harry, Jamie and Norman; brothers Harold Mokiao, Joseph "Jage" Kauwale, John Kamoku and Harry AhNee; sister Ella "Meilani" McComber, 29 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Honolulu West Stake. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Xavier N.K.I. Keo, infant son of Evelynn, died July 23 in Wahiawa. He is also survived by grandparents Cynthia and Berry Parker and Christine McDuffie. Memorial services: 7 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Waialua Christian Church, 68-031 Aweoweo Road, corner of Aweoweo and Waialua Beach Road. Aloha attire.

Sueno "Betty" Kurihara, 79, of Kailua died Aug. 5 in Kailua. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by sons Milton S., Spencer Y., Ronald I. and Warren S.; daughter Rachel E. Kogachi, 14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the park.

But Moi Lau, 91, of Honolulu died Saturday. She was born in Canton, China. She is survived by sons Daniel Q.H. and Lionel Q.L., five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Taoist services: 9 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Antone F. Machado, 87, of Kapolei, a retired printer, died Monday in Ewa Beach. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elsie; daughter Jeanette; son Patrick; sister Adeline Wilson; 20 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Oahu Cemetery. Private inurnment. Aloha attire.

Hajime Nishikawa, 76, of Manoa Valley, a retired painter, died July 29 in Queen's Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Amy; sister Gladys Sakamoto, and three grandchildren. Private services.

William C. Osborne, 58, of Hawaiian Ocean View Estates, Hawaii, a retired police officer in Portland, died Monday at home. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was born in Gooding, Idaho. He is survived by wife Laverne L.H.; sons Scott, Patrick and Kainoa; daughter Pamela; brothers Dr. Clarence and Robert; sister Trudy Johnson, and grandchildren. Private services.

Flora T. Ota, 85, of Honolulu, a retired registered nurse, died Aug. 4 in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by brother Tadashi Matsumoto. Private services.

Nina Marie Brown Parker, 58, of Sierra Vista, Ariz., formerly of Honolulu, died March 31 in in Tucson, Ariz. She was born in Badin, N.C. She is survived by sister Frances Thuma and brother Fred Brown. Memorial services: 4 p.m. Thursday at the Church of the Holy Nativity in Aina Haina. Casual attire. Reception to follow. No flowers. Donations suggested to charity.

Antonio "Tony" Santiago, 74, of Kailua-Kona, owner and manager of Kona Boxing Club, died Monday in Kona Community Hospital. He was also a bell hop for Kona Inn and King Kamehameha Hotel and a shuttle driver for Avis & Budget Rent a Car. He was born in Hawi, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Edith B.; sons Julio Ruiz, Tom and Bill Moran, Anthony Santiago and John Focht; daughters Irene Birchland, Carol Gusman, Wilma Takaki and Sharon Bess; brothers Alfred Santiago and Raymond Maldonado; sister Mary Riviera, 35 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Michael's Catholic Church on Alii Drive. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Helen B.D. Spain, 82, of Kailua-Kona died Wednesday in Honolulu. She was born in Kansas. She is survived by daughter Vicky Nardone; sister Emily Small, a granddaughter and a great-grandson. No services. Donations suggested to the Cancer Society.

Edith T. Tanaka, 83, of Honolulu, a retired partner and general manager of the former Super Express trucking company, died Saturday at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Helen M. Fujii. Memorial services: 4:30 p.m. tomorrow at Church of the Crossroads, 1212 University Ave.

Jane S. Urada, 54, of Honolulu, a control clerk for the Master Information Systems department at Island Insurance Co., died Sunday in St. Francis Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Tsutaye; brothers Walter T. and Henry T., and sisters Gladys K. Kanehisa, Evelyn S. Gibo, Betty K. Fujimoto and Dorothy T. Urada. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.

Shizuko Yamauchi, 82, of Waipahu, who retired from Navy Laundry, died Aug. 5 in Queen's Hospital. She was born in Waianae. She is survived by daughters June K. Nakama, Shirley T. Miura, Sharon M. Shimomura, Beverly S. Yamashiro and Michel S. Milho; brother Kiyoshi, 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.



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