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Obituaries

Saturday, October 23, 1999


Fortunato "Foto" Agosto Jr., 49, of Eleele, Kauai, will be remembered in services 11 a.m. today at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Kalaheo. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Lihue Public Cemetery. Incorrect information for an obituary published Wednesday provided by the mortuary.

Philomena W.S. Ahlo, 85, of Kailua, owner of "Granny Goose Nursery" in Kailua, died last Saturday in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Gilbert; daughters Aloha Cummings, Minerva "Nani" Gomes, Barbara Martin and Velma Andrade; brother William Souza, 21 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Ah Kui Akamu, 77, of Dover, Delaware, a retired senior master sergeant with the U.S. Air Force, died Sept. 28 at home. He was also a dance instructor at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover. He was born in Honuapo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Tomiko K.; daughter Nina; brothers Ah Fah and Thomas; and sisters Grace Ho, Eunice Akamu, Loretta Cox, Muriel Laa and Vivian Parlin. Services held. Donations suggested to Delaware Hospice, Central Division, 911 S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE 19901.

Sandra Ann "Sandy" Asato, 50, of Wahiawa, retail manager for Business & Leisure Holidays, died Sunday in St. Francis Hospital. She was also a travel agent for Eurasia Travel & J's Travel. Born in Waialua, she is survived by husband Larry H., sons Paul A. and Matthew J., daughter Tammy F., mother Jean K.O. Wilson, brothers Lester and Gerry Wilson, sisters Sheila Ard and Cindy Wilson, and two grandchildren. Wake: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Casual attire.

Victor R. Burner, 93, of Honolulu, a retired manager of Victor's Corner at Foodland, Ala Moana, died Wednesday in Queen's Hospital. He was born in Wenachee, Wash. He is survived by wife Mary-Jane, daughter Patricia-Lei Settle, a grandson, and two great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Maertens Family Plot at the Koko Head side of Oahu Cemetery. Casual attire.

Patsy H. Chung, 67, of Mililani died Wednesday in Tripler Hospital. Born in Nagano-Ken, Japan, she is survived by husband Kenneth F.L., son Patrick H., daughter Patricia H.C. Oshiro, sisters Tomiko Oya and Kiyoe Kuramoto, and three grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Schofield Post Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Stanislaus K. Condon Jr., 37, of Kaneohe, owner of Hawaii Dry Carpet Cleaning, died last Saturday in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Stan, mother Audrey, brothers Todd J. and Keith K., and grandmother Lulu D. Nobriga. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Ann's Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Oscar Fargie Jr., 77, of Honolulu died Wednesday. Incorrect information for an obituary published yesterday provided by the mortuary.

David "Crack" Fevella, 82, of Haiku, Maui, died Oct. 12 at home. He was born in Kehua, Maui. He is survived by wife Mary P., sons David Jr. and Leslie, daughters Barbara Cambra and Rebecca Maalea, 13 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. Friday at St. Joseph's Church. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Makawao Cemetery. Casual attire.

Clarence I. Hamura, 82, of Honolulu, who retired from Von Hamm Young-Refrigeration, died Oct. 7 in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in Ookala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Hazel, sons Richard, Lance and Ted, daughter Florence Saito, brother Maurice Yonehara, sisters Alice Maekawa and Doris Inatsuka, 10 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

Joyce M. Hayashida, 58, of Waipahu, died Sunday in St. Francis-West Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by brothers Hiroshi, James T., Roger M., Harold M. and Roy K. Suzuki, and sisters Evelyn H. Yagi, Betty U. Tokita, June F. Kojima and Molly M. Yoshii. Private services.

Jack D. Hess, 81, of Kailua, is survived by daughter Karen Harper. Incorrect information for an obituary published yesterday provided by the mortuary.

Willard W.K. Jarrett, 51, of Kaneohe, a construction laborer, died Oct. 11 at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Violet, sisters Charlene Jarrett and Annabelle Pimental, brother Lemuel Brown, and companion Bonnie Canape. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cremation to follow. Inurnment later. Casual attire. No flowers.

Emily M. Justin, 82, died Wednesday in St. Francis Hospice. She is survived by daughters Mari Martinez and Gennie Ellis, son Tim Siegert, brothers F.F. and W.G. Mays, and six grandchildren. No services. If anyone would like to share a memory or thought of Emily, they may write to: Gennie Ellis, HC 63 Box 1415, Gakona, Alaska 99586.

Michael A. Kim, 38, of Wahiawa, a groundskeeper for the city, died Oct. 15. He was also an employee at Balloons & Things. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by companion Rose, daughter Gabriella-Bianca, parents Bernard and Janet, brothers Alan, David and Jason, and sisters Kathryn Katakura and Sandra Kim. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Sorrow Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Harry H. "Kimo" Kimokeo Jr., 64, of Mililani Town, a retired machinist from Shop 31, Naval Shipyard, Pearl Harbor, died Sunday at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lurline B., sons Wayne, Randy L. and Vincent G., daughter Margaret K., brother Samuel, and eight grandchildren. Prayer services: noon Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Juanita "Nita Lowe" Lattman, 84, formerly of Kailua and Laie, died in May in Prince George, B.C. She was born in Wheeling, W.V. Services and scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. Thursday at Lanikai Beach, Kaiolena Drive right of way. Memorial gifts suggested to a charity.

Joel C. Loren, 56, of Lahaina, a salesman for Dolphin Art Galleries, died Monday at home. He was born in Buffalo, N.Y. He is survived by father Joseph, stepmother Rita, and sisters Caren Buschbaum and Robin Wickman. Private services.

Mae K.A. Malakaua, 79, of Kalaupapa, died yesterday in Straub Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Donna P. Awana, sister Elizabeth Lei, six grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

Redeem A. Martin, 70, of Anchorage, formerly of Honolulu, receiving clerk for the Quartermaster Laundry at Fort Richardson, died last Saturday in Anchorage. She is survived by daughters Charlynne Ingersol and Lorna Martin,sisters Blossom Kaipo and Viola Akina, brothers Chester and Francis Clark, and two grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. Memorial contributions suggested to American Heart Association, 1057 West Fireweed Lane, Suite 206, Anchorage, Alaska 99503.

Larry S. Mekata, 88, of Honolulu, a retired automotive painter for Aloha Motors, died Sunday in Straub Hospital. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Charlotte, three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Edgar Meyer, 70, of Kailua, a retired refuse truck driver for the city, died Thursday in Kailua. He is survived by wife Lily K. "Kuulei"; daughters Beryl L. Ramirez and Alexis K. Meyer; son Edgar Jr.; hanai son Garen K. Ah Wah; brothers Homer K. and Steven; sisters Velma L. Gahan, Kalani H. Schutte and Kaui Carreiro; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Call again from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Mabel F. Nakayama, 79, of Honolulu, died Oct. 14 at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sons Phillip, Dennis and Kenneth, daughter Frances Kojima, sisters Nancy Taniguchi and Mitsuko Ishihara, two grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

Anna S. Navarro, 77, of Honolulu, died Wednesday in Honolulu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by son Rudy Paculba; brothers Manuel and Christobal; sisters Juanita Price, Katherine Young, Philomena Jaurez and Rosita Navarro; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Miyako Ota, 79, of Hilo, a retired domestic maid, died Oct. 15 in Beverly Manor Convalescent Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Herbert Y. and Roy T., sister Sue Nakamura, and two grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Services: noon Wednesday at Christian Science Church of Hilo in the Y. Hata Building. Inurnment: Homelani Memorial Park.

Querida M. Punzal, 33, of Kapaa, Kauai, a sales supervisor for retail clothing, died Tuesday in Wilcox Hospital. She is survived by husband Michael, mother Angelita Cadavona, father Richard Patacsil, brother Richard Patacsil Jr., and sisters Ramona L. Patacsil, Mary Anne O'Connell, Marie Ann Patacsil and Debra Lee Seil. Memorial services: 6 p.m. next Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual or aloha attire.

Helen Richardson, 87, of Las Vegas, formerly of Honolulu, died Oct. 15 in Las Vegas. Born in Northampton, Mass., she is survived by daughters Diane Allard and Sandra Stanton, brothers Eric and Robert Lieberwirth, five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Mainland services. Donations suggested to Shri-ners Hospital For Children in Honolulu.

Tsuneo "Sparky" Sato, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Public Works Center sheetmetal worker, died Oct. 15. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Ruth, son Vernon, brother James, and sister Helen Isono. Private services.

James M. Villanueva, 72, of Wailuku, a bartender, died Thursday in Hale Makua, Maui. Born in Wahiawa, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Isabel; sons Jim, Andy and Tony Villanueva and Loren, Mark and Daryl Sensano; daughters Cheryl Villanueva, Pricsilla Bowen and Janine Sensano; sisters Lolita Payan and Elizabeth Maybry, and brothers Renee Villanueva, Ronnie Florentino and Edward Alves. Private services.



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