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Obituaries

Thursday, September 30, 1999


Ellen L. Addington, 77, of Honolulu died last Thursday at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Fung-Yin Lau; brothers George and Stanley Lau, and sisters Leni Lou and Fannie Wong. Private services.

John H. Bryan, 79, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a construction supervisor with the federal government, died Monday in Kohala Hospital. He was born in Catawba County, N.C. He is survived by wife Helen; sons James and Jerald, and three grandchildren. Memorial services: 4 p.m. tomorrow at St. Augustine's Episcopal Church in Kapaau.

Igmidio M. Candaroma, 87, of Keaau, Hawaii, a heavy equipment operator for Puna Sugar Co., died Sunday in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Marcelina; sons Herman "Candy" and Byron; daughter Mona Lisa Simao; 12 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Call from 11 a.m. to noon. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Katherine V. Capello, 82, of Honolulu died Sunday in Queen's Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Manuel, Joseph, Milton and Richard, 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Fay E. Correa, 36, of Las Vegas, formerly of Hilo, a former women's counselor for domestic violence in Hilo, died Sept. 20 in Las Vegas. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by companion Tessie Silva; daughters Alicia and Angela Jardine; son Lenford Jardine Jr.; mother Veronica "Verna" Enitan; sisters Penny Silva and Lorna Resquer; brother Ian Enitan; hanai son Elton Lani, and hanai daughter Jody Clift. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.

Hugh Duffield, 76, of Kailua, a retired insurance manager for Firemen's Fund, died last Thursday in Kailua. He was born in Ohio. He is survived by wife Sally; sons Lee and Chris, and sister Pauline Margy. Services at a later date. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.

Severa C. "Ruth" Ebos, 72, of Aiea, who retired from Paradise Cruise Ltd., died Sunday in Aiea. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Bill and Phil Siaris and Peter Ebos; daughter Judy Torado; brother Marcus Raposas; sisters Basilia Fry, Helena Howell and Maria Lopez, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Call from 9:30 to 10 a.m. tomorrow at Oahu Cemetery. Mass: 8 a.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth Church in Aiea. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Casual attire.

Warren N. Enoki, 52, of Honolulu, a U.S. Army veteran, died Sept. 20. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by mother Yoshiko, and sisters Peggy Agnew, Mabel Sakamoto, Ethel Mimori, Diana Tesoro and Frances Oda. Private services.

Chong Ping Fong, also known as Men Fong, 88, of Honolulu died Sept. 15 at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Nin Chin; sons Robert and Ronald; daughters Irene "Lean Qui" Chun and Alice Fong; brothers Franklin and Chong Sum "Clint;" sisters Mary Wong, Annie Young and Violet Ching, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Taoist services: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Donald R. "Don" Gatewood, 59, of Kailua-Kona, a macadamia-nut farmer, died Sept. 17 in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Nebraska. He is survived by wife Nancy Pisicchio; daughter Tracy; parents Ray and Tamsey; brothers John M. and Jim, and sisters Nancy Touil, Sue Gatewood and Jane Cleveland. Services at a later date.

Evelyn S. Go, 70, of Kahului died Tuesday in Kula, Maui. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Alison F. and Walden T.; daughters Iris K. Yamashiro and Denise K. Cabacungan; brothers George K., Erik and Ted Takai; sisters Grace Iwasaki, Mildred Kinoshita, Doris Nakamoto and Dorothy Sasaki, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Sunday at Nakamura Mortuary. No flowers. No monetary donations.

Paul A. Hamao, 77, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died Friday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Keiko and sons Arnold and Rodney. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Arthur L. Handley Jr., 80, of Port Charlotte, Fla., a retired lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army, died Sunday. He was born in Charleston, S.C. He is survived by wife Violet Jean; daughters Jeanne Ann McLaughlin and Vickie K. Burris; son Arthur L. III; stepdaughters Joan Handley-Riley, C. Angela Denny, Paula Beck, Stephanie Smiley, Jaqueline Paul and Cesca Grune, and stepsons Ted Handley, Jon Paul Gauthier, John Stevens and Ronnie and Clifford Kang of Hawaii. Services on the mainland. Donations suggested to the American Cancer Society, South Sarasota County Unit, 2100 S. Tamiami Tr., Suite A, Venice, FL 34293 or Hospice of Southwest Florida, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238.

Ethel B. Harper, 83, of Kaneohe, a retired corporate secretary for Theo H. Davies, died Sept. 17 in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Steve and John; daughter Arlene Evans, eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Toyomi "Punjab" Iwasaki, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Castle & Cooke longshoreman, died Aug. 30. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Yoshio "Yoshi" and Tadao; sisters Gladys Murai, Koo Kimura and Kiyoko "Kiyo" Iwasaki, and companion Jean Lum. Private services.

Keo K. Izuo, 72, a retired president of Izuo Brothers Ltd., died Tuesday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Karen; sons Randall and Rodney; daughter Raylene; sisters Clara Okamoto, Betsy Kutara, Alice Yamanishi and Jean Furukawa, and a grandchild. Private services.

Fred R. "Freddy" Kaauamo, 44, of Keanae, a carpenter for Arisumi Brothers Inc., died Friday in Kahana. He also served in the U.S. Army. He was born in Hana. He is survived by father Henry B.; brothers Henry, Frank, Blase and Anthony; sisters Awapuhi Carmichael, Kiele Frame, Puanani Holokai, Pualani Kimokeo, Pua'ala Kekiwi, Opu'ulani Kuluhiwa, Healani McDade and Ehukai Sako, and godmother Irene Kalawaia. Prayer services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Monday at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire. Leis, or flowers in vases only.s

Pearl S.U. Kahakua, 55, of Kona, Hawaii died Sunday at home. She was born in Kau, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Herbert K.; sons Herbert K. Jr. and Kevin S.; daughters Sylvia P. Kahakua-Hanano and Shelby L. Kahakua; son Herbert K. III; brothers Albert Jr., Bernard, Donald and Lionel Silva; sisters Dolores Pihi and Loretta Lorenzo, and three grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael's Catholic Church on Alii Drive. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kona Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Louis A. Kanoho, 51, of Aiea, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War era, died Saturday in Kaiser Hospital. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Carolyn S.; sons Kris D.K. and Grant K.; daughter Nicole K. Vasques; mother Kuuleimomi V.; brother Charles L. Jr., and a grandson. Wake services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.

Donald H. Marston, 81, of Aiea, a retired immigration inspector, died Sept. 15 in Honolulu. He was born in Massachusetts. He is survived by sons William, John, David and Robert; brother Alan, and 10 grandchildren. Private services.

Edna S. Ogawa, 85, of Honolulu, a retired book binder for Star-Bulletin, died Sept. 20 in St. Francis-West Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Donald N.; daughters Jane M. McLean and Sheila M. Yoder; sisters Matsue Miyamoto, Edith M. Masumoto, Fusako Wozumi, Jean M. Nishimoto and Grace Y. Masatsugu, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Margaret K. Sakamoto, 74, of Honolulu, a retired executive secretary for American Savings, died Sept. 18. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Isaac and sister Grace Misaki. Private services.

Roger W. Smith, 86, formerly of Hickam Field, a retired captain from the U.S. Army, died last Thursday. He is survived by son Bob; daughters Carmen Smith Ewing and Susan Smith, and five grandchildren. Services on the mainland. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the North Carolina Hurricane Relief Fund or to a charity of choice. Services on the mainland.

Edith M. Soper, 73, of Honolulu, a retired airport customs inspector, died Sept. 17 in Honolulu. She was also a recipient of U.S. Customs Service "Top Cop" award for 1996. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Thomas W.; daughters Sharon L. and Michele G., and brothers James and Glenn. Services held.

Alapati M. "Rod" Talaeai, 45, of Honolulu, a security guard for Wahiawa Intermediate School, died Tuesday at home. He was also owner of Rod's Masonry. He was born in Aua, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Charlene; daughters Rodina and Raenette "Nette"; hanai daughter Annie; mother Taase S. Agustin; grandmother Letaea; brothers Raynold, Koko and Vitolia; sisters Elaine Ringor, Rosalind Madeira, Lolita Peneyra, Ramona Agustin, Jeannie Berengue, Julie Kelai, Afia Malepeai and Ann-Marie Ramos, and a granddaughter. Services: 11:30 a.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

Ruth I.L. Teixeira, 74, died Tuesday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by family Lanette "Jojo" and Ashley Teixeira and Tracy Lee; mother May Lee; brothers Kenneth and Dwight, and sisters Mae Asino and Inn Chun "Dolly" Kochi. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1666 Mott-Smith Drive. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Jennie U. Tokunaga, 81, of Honolulu died Tuesday in Kuakini Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Carl and Earl and two grandchildren. Private services.

Haruko Tome, 87, of Honolulu died Aug. 31 in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Tsuruko Kanshiro. Private services.

Brenda W.J. Young, 55, of Honolulu, a retired payroll clerk for the U.S. Army Reserve at Fort Shafter, died Friday in St. Francis-West Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Calvin, Clarence and Clement Chun, and sisters Betty Ching and Beverly Agulay. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Francis-West Hospice. Casual attire.



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