Manuel C. Andres, 88, of Wailuku, founder of Andres Taxi & U Drive Inc., died Wednesday in Maui Memorial Hospital. He was born in Laoag City, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Zenaida S. "Ida," son Brian S., and daughter Cheryl Ann. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Sheila Y. Balisco, 52, of Wailuku, a clerk for the state Judiciary, died Wednesday in Maui Memorial Hospital. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Victor, son Vincent, daughter Valerie, brothers Joseph A., Rodney J. and Randal A. Teixeira, sister Charlene A. Keahi, and three grandchildren. Prayer services: 7 p.m. Monday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Marcelo G. Bonilla, 63, of Waipahu, an employee at Waiau Gardens in Pearl City, died Oct. 25 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. He was born in Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Juliana J.; sons Reynaldo Dela Cruz and Armando Bonilla; daughters Carmelita Tolentino and Josephine "Josie" Bonilla; brothers Valentin, Isidro and Felix; and nine grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Desiree P. Bulseco, 32, of Mililani, died Monday in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Sean W.; sons Dustin D., Jaryn K. and Sage K.; daughter Michaela K.; father Douglas Lawrence; mother Jaylene Morgan; brother Timothy Olarasa; and sisters Velvet-Lee Castro-Smith, Vixie Castro and Dyshell Lawrence. Services: noon Monday at St. Anthony's Church in Kailua. Call after 11 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Ardery L. "Missy" Caravalho, 50, of Hawi, Hawaii, a security guard, died Tuesday in Honolulu. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Benjamin; sons Melvin Chau and Sheldon Caravalho; daughters Sharyn Barns, Mildred Sager and Victoria Caravalho; father Ralph Kahoopii; brothers Andrew Stevens and Ralph Kahoopii Jr.; sisters Evan Walker, Sharlene and Lynette Stevens, Loretta Bigtas, Sandra Shim, Carol Brown, Linda Kahoopii and Gail Chong; stepfather Gilbert Stevens; and two grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Gospel of Salvation Church in Kohala, Hawaii. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.
Noboru Furuichi, 80, of Honolulu, a retired auto mechanic, died Oct. 27 in Hale Nani Rehabilitation & Nursing Center. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by wife Sumie, son Theodore K., sister Namiko Yoneda, and two grandchildren. Private services.
Hazel K.A. Hiraishi, 71, of Kailua-Kona, died last Friday in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in North Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by sons the Rev. Kealahou Alika, Johnny R. and Houston R. Evangelista and Kelsey Hiraishi; daughter Naomi Caranto; brothers Melvin and Richard Alika; sister Priscilla Cunningham; stepsons Walter B. and Richard Hiraishi; stepdaughters Mildred Inouye and Carol H. Herzig; and five grandchildren. Memorial services: 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Keauhou Kona Yacht Club. Scattering of ashes at sea to follow. Aloha attire. Loose flowers and leis welcome.
Shannon K. Hirota, 23, of Waialua, manager at Equinox International & Tupperware, died Oct. 23 in Waialua. She was also an A+ leader at Haleiwa Elementary School and coordinator for Keiki Joy Program. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by father John H., mother Eileen M., sisters Jennifer H. and Nicole K., and grandparents Rose L. Hirota and Harry S. and Janet H. Okazaki. Wake services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Liliuokalani Protestant Church. Call after 1 p.m. Casual attire.
Thomas K.M. Ho, 72, of Honolulu, died Oct. 26 in Kaiser Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brother Edward, and sisters Elsie Quinn, Marian and Constance Ho, Evelyn Clarke and Anita Brewster. Private services.
Darryl K. Kaniaupio, 18, of Kaneohe, died Monday in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father David K. Jr., mother Terry A., brother David III, companion Uilani Lopes, and grandmother Faustina Zane. Services: 8 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the park. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual or aloha attire.
Fusako T. Kina, 81, of Honolulu, a retired food waitress, died Monday in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. She was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Clyde J., Jensen Y. and Alfred Y.; daughters Carole S. Kina and Leila A. Sanders; brothers Roy S. and Michael H. Teruya; sisters Shizue Teruya, Ruth M. Kaneshiro and Dorothy S. Lee, and five grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.
Hisayo Oto, 79, of Honolulu, died Saturday in Kaiser Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Barbara "Bobbie" Matsumura, brother Jack Tominaga, sisters Hatsuko Okimura and Lorraine Kaneshiro, two grandsons, and a great-granddaughter. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 5 to 9 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Orchid M. Shimaoka, 58, of Hilo, a home health care provider, died Sunday at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Llewellyn, Oliver and Darren; daughters Walterine Shimaoka and Qwiglyn Brown; brothers Palmer and Walter Victor; sister Helen Andrade; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.
Ralph D. Smith, 90, of Hilo, a retired journalist, died Oct. 29 in Hilo Hospital. He was born in Washington. He is survived by wife Eleanor F., daughter Catherine Baty, and two grandchildren. Inurnment at a later date.
Elaine N. Sumida, 86, of Honolulu, a retired post mistress for the Armed Forces YMCA, died Oct. 26 in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sister Namiko Hamano and half-brother Yasuo Katayama. Private services.
John M. Tavares, also known as "Johnny Moniz," 86, of Kula, Maui will be remembered in services 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Incorrect information for an obituary published provided by the mortuary.
Winifred "Sunny" Thompson, 73, of Hawaii, a retired registered nurse, died Monday. She was born in Wichita Falls, Texas. She is survived by daughter Julia and son Daniel. Memorial services: 11 a.m. Nov. 27 at St. Andrew's Parke Chapel.
Carrie "Caridad" Uyetake, 71, of Hilo, died Wednesday at home. She was born in Pawela, Maui. She is survived by husband Benedict T. "Benny"; sons Dominic, Benedict C., Duane, Bennett, Alton and Lenny; daughters Beverley Babagay, Raphaela Elia Jr., Denise Resureccion, Patrice Paiva and Therese Shigenaga; sisters Patricia Enriquez and Jewel Lenn; 33 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Florence Velasquez, 60, of Albuquerque, N.M., died Saturday. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by children John P., Joseph and Robert Velasquez, Valerie DeAguero and Annette Aguayo; brothers and sisters Nattie Nicolas, Irene Sandry, Donna Alvaro, Bernie Mendiha, Ellie Johnston, Gloria Jean Wirth and Robert, Randy, Richard and Judi Solon; and 10 grandchildren. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Nov. 13 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach.
David R. Wing, 72, of Thornton, Colo., died Oct. 19 in Thornton. He was born in Boulder, Colo. He is survived by children Michael D., Alan P. and Joanne C. Wing of Honolulu and Susan A. Ige; brothers Charles J., Agustus A., Andrew L. and Gilbert L.; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl with full military honors. Casual attire.
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