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Obituaries

Saturday, October 9, 1999


Omer C. Darr, 82, of Honolulu, a retired sea captain, died Wednesday in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Harriet; sons Alan, William, Robert and Jonathan; daughter Michele; brother Leslie; and a granddaughter. Services: 1:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 11:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

Shoken Higa, 85, of Kahului, a weed control person at Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co., died Friday in Wailuku Hale Makua. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by brother Larry Higa and sister Joyce Horikawa. Private services.

Julianne M. "Juli" Kehlor, 67, of Kula, Maui, formerly of Molokai, died Sept. 29 in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Sidney, Neb., she is survived by husband Robert R. "Bob," daughters Kathleen Ann "Molokai" Harper and Christine M. "Leimomi" Kehlor, and brother Ned Immel. Mass over ashes: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Ghost Church in Kula. Inurnment to follow. Casual attire.

Judith M. Lindeman, 60, of Honolulu, died Monday at home. She was born in Newark, N.J. She is survived by sister Martha and brother Neil C. Private services. Memorial celebration in Hawaii at a later date. Remembrances in her name suggested to MDA/ALS Seattle, 701 Dexter Ave. North.

Violet Luke, 78, of Honolulu, a retired administrative analyst for the U.S. Engineering Department, died Friday. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by brother Stanley and sisters Ellen Wakayama and Helen Luke. Private services.

Marie V. Bartolome McGeoghan, 81, of Longmeadow, Mass., died Thursday in a nursing home. She was born in Luzon, the Philippines. She is survived by sons Judge Earl L., Dr. Philip P. and Miles M.; daughters Delia M. Kileen, Theodora L. Petroff, Vivien L. Lindwall and Valerie M. Doyer; brothers Manuel V. and George V. Bartolome; sister Loretta Waidelich; 19 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland. No flowers. Donations suggested to the New Tribes Mission, 1000 East First St., Sanford, Fla. 32771.

Clara T. Medeiros, 77, of Honolulu, died Monday in St. Francis-West Hospice. She was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. She is survived by son Emery; daughters Gwendelyne Harada, Judy Meulemans and Carol Yaletchko; sisters Evangeline Racine and Louise Patcher; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

Frederick H. Newton, 62, of Honolulu, owner of "Newt at the Royal" at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel, died Wednesday in Honolulu. Private services. Donations suggested to the Life Foundation.

Linda Y.O. Ng, 39, of Garden Grove, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, an officer with the City and County Department of Animal Control in Orange, Calif., died Sept. 11 in Garden Grove. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Lynette, father William, brothers Clinton and Janson, and sister Rhonda Ueno. Private services.

Sung Nam Oh, 80, of Kaneohe died Tuesday in Honolulu. He was born in Paju, Korea. He is survived by children Chong Su Song, Kyong Yun and Kyong Won Oh and Kyong Ok Ordenstein; brother Hyong Man, 10 grandchildren and a great-grandson. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow.

Dr. Clarence Y. Okamoto, 77, of Honolulu, a retired dentist, died Sept. 22 in Straub Hospital. He is survived by wife Bernice, son A. Ken, brother Charles, sisters Alice Hironaka and Margaret Hirata, and a grandson. Private services.

Tami Pendergrass, 74, of Waipahu, who retired from Koto Restaurant, died Sept. 30 in St. Francis-West Hospice. She was born in Nagasaki, Japan. She is survived by brothers Takeo, Masayoshi, Masaru, Shiro and Katsumi Tahira, and sisters Emi Mori and Kuni Yamamoto. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio. Casual attire. No monetary gifts or flowers.

Michael J. Penon, 15, of Hawaii died Monday in Cincinnati. He is survived by parents Andre M. and Linda K.. Services in Seoul. Burial in Arlington National Cemetery.

Sylvia Pestana, 97, of Kaneohe is also survived by sister Margaret Duarte. Additional information for an obituary published Thursday provided by the mortuary.

Earlyne "Kuuleihaliilehua Kamanu" Santillo, 67, of Waimanalo, will be remembered in services 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Incorrect information for an obituary published Thursday.

Paul Texeira, 87, of Fremont, Calif., an employee of the Honolulu Gas Co., died Thursday in Fremont, Calif. He was also retired from Hawaiian Tuna Packers. He was born in Lawai, Kauai. He is survived by wife Clara; daughters Judith Rodrigues and Joyce and Aileen Ching; son Norman Ching; sisters Mary Pedro, Leonara Gonsalves and Catherine Pieler; brother Frank, 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland.

Calvin A. Tottori, 78, of Honolulu, a retired civil engineer for the state Department of Transportation, died Thursday in Queen's Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lorraine; son Steven; daughters Clairene Lum and Caryn Tottori; brothers Suburu and Russell, and sisters Alice Nagao and Rhoda Teshima. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Makiki Christian Church. Casual attire. No flowers.



You can also search the Hawaii State Library System's
Hawaii Newspaper Index online for older obituaries at:
http://www.hcc.hawaii.edu/education/hcc/library/hiindex.html
The index, which goes back several decades,
is available via Telnet software.



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