Tagaloa Ioakimi Aiomanu, 70, a farmer of Kihei, Maui, died Wednesday at the Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Iotofaga, Samoa. He is survived by sons Peter Aiomanu and Muaautau Lualemaga; daughters Cecilia Tonga, Siatutui Lamyuen, Lupelele Leatigaga, Paopaoailua Lotoa and Tamasailau Lualemaga; brothers Aiomanu and Sea; sisters Faamamalu Seigafo, Otila Muavaa, Ilo and Leleai Aiomanu, 16 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Mass: 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Call: 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral: Saturday at Catholic Maria He Tina in Asufou, Samoa; burial to follow.
Jane E. Arakaki, 58, of Honolulu, a unit assistant supervisor for Catholic Charities Elderly Services, died Nov. 24 at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Masamitsu Tateishi; brothers Henry I. and Wallace K., and sisters Sachiko Shimabukuro and Grace R. Teruya. Private services.
Roy Selvino Bonjoc, 57, of Kailua, a retired assistant coach and teacher at Radford High School, died Wednesday at Castle Medical Center. He was born on Lanai. He is survived by brother George and sister Violet Padayao. Services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Nuuanu Mortuary. Visitation: 6 to 9 p.m. Graveside service: noon Wednesday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Nicholas F. DeAlbeney, 59, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired general construction carpenter, died Nov. 5 in Hilo Hospital. He was born in California. He is survived by fiancee Mary Lou Ketzler; sons Manuel, Solomon and Allen; brother Ron Sherman; sister Luba Albert, and a granddaughter. Services at a later date.
Fern G. Eckland, 87, of Honolulu died last Monday in Honolulu. She was born in Wichita, Kan. She is survived by daughter Dianne Beals; son Craig; sisters Evelyn Balko and Betty Parks, and a granddaughter. Private services.
Jerre Garcia, 81, of Sun City West, Ariz., died Friday in Scottsdale, Ariz. She was born in Mulberry, Kansas. She owned Little & Steel True Value in Nashville, Tenn. She was also an executive secretary for the FBI and FAA. She is survived by husband Louis. Serviceswill be private. Memorial contributions: International Myeloma Foundation, 2129 Stanley Hills Drive, Los Angeles, Calif. 90046.
Karen N. Guzman, died Oct. 27. She is survived by son Daniel Tamashiro; daughter Moani Tamashiro; brother Jesse "Mo" Tamashiro; sister Carol-Ann Tamashiro, and parents Henry and Jane Tamashiro. Private services.
Clifford W. Hale, 82, of Honolulu died Nov. 28 in Tripler Hospital. He was born in Conewango, N.Y. He is survived by daughters Carol Hashimoto, Noreen Damo, Iris Siruno and Lanette Kalani, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services will be in Conewango.
Marjorie Misano Hanaoka, 79, of Honolulu, died last Monday at St. Francis Hospice West. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Myles; daughter Gwynne Mineshima; sister Eloise Kitsu; half-brother Percy Kobayashi; half-sister Viola Pang, a granddaughter and a great-grandson. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.
Eileen C. Kuh, 80, of Honolulu, a retired retail clerk of Honolulu Book Shops, died Wednesday. She was born in Great Neck, Long Island. She is survived by daughter Nancy McGarrah; son David; 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Private services. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.
Elsie Kiyoko Lum, 79, of Honolulu, owner and operator of E & C Creations, died Tuesday at home. She was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters, Jeanette Mae Maruoka and Charlotte Ann Martin Del Campo; brothers Thomas, George and Albert "Masa" Nohara; sisters Alice Ramos, Nancy Kamisugi and Irene Mau, and 10 grandchildren. Services: 8 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 7 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.
Jean Y. Nishimura, 73, of Honolulu, a retired medical technician at Straub Hospital, died Nov. 20 in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Mitsushi; son Stuart M.; brothers Yukio and Tatsuo "Rusty" Kawamura; sisters Mae Takiguchi and Nancy Inouye, and two grandchildren. Services were private.
Dominga Pulido Paet, 66, of Kahului, Maui, a kitchen steward for Stoufers in Wailea, died Nov. 28 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Bonifacio; son Rod; daughters Terasita Cabania and Melveen Vicerra; brother Marcos Pulido, and six grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Christ the King Church. Call: 6 to 9 p.m. Prayer service: 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Saturday at Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Kum Ye Pavlovec, 71, of Honolulu, a hotel maid, died Tuesday in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Bernard N. Private services.
Mary Ann Haunani Puahala, 59, of Wailuku, Maui, died Wednesday at home with Hospice Care. She was born in Hana. She is survived by sons Jonathan and Jaydan; daughters Jolynn Lau-Puahala and Jorie-Ann Goo; brothers David Kaalakea Jr. and Adrienne Kaalakea; sisters Geraldine Edlao, Lorna Garcia and Earlene Kenolio; hanai siblings Ikaika Dombridges, Denise Vessel and Valerie Simonson, and five grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Makawao Cemetery. Casual attire.
Mary Ann Thornton, 65, of Honolulu, a ticket agent for Delta Airlines, died Nov. 28 in Honolulu. She was born in Lexington, Ky. She is survived by hanai daughter Travis Arakawa; best friend Nami Boerstoel; sisters Caroline Duckworth and Bernadine Halverson, and hanai grandson Judah Boerstoel. Private services.s
Herbert Farias Victorino Sr., 71, of Hilo died Tuesday at the Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He was a retired county road maintenance supervisor. He is survived by wife Violet; sons Herbert, Jr., James, Charles, Joseph, Kenneth and Dennis; daughters Patricia and Melinda Victorino, Cathleen Hoomanawanui and Melissa Arruda; brother William; sisters Bernice Spurlock, Sally Craine, Betty Courtney and Linda Choy, 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Call 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call after 11 a.m. to noon. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Nancy A. Viterise, 63, of Kailua died Nov. 27 in Kailua. She is survived by sons Tracy and Franklin. Private services.
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