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Obituaries

Tuesday, April 4, 2000


Evaristo Andaya, 81, of Hilo, a retired cleaning plant operator for the former Hamakua Sugar Plantation, died Wednesday in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Clemente "Celino" and Evaristo Jr.; daughter Petronila Macagba; brother Valeriano; sisters Petra Caspillo, Pacita Devinagracia and Simprosa Gabinay, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. All-night vigil to follow at the Andaya residence, 223 Kuhilani St. Prayer services: 10 a.m. Saturday at the residence. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Kum Nan Auger, 71, of Honolulu died yesterday. She is survived by children Lily Chang and Don Tk Kim. Services on the mainland.

Joseph M. Bannan, 81, of Honolulu, a retiree of First Hawaiian Bank and Aloha Motors, died Wednesday in Honolulu. He was born in Bellaire, Ohio. He is survived by sons Michael and Timothy; daughter Kathleen Kuencer; brother Raymon Bannon; sisters Julia and Kathryn Bannon, and seven grandchildren. Mass: 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Sts. Peter and Paul Church. Call after 1 p.m. Inurnment: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

Irene M.N. Cabral, 77, of Utah and formerly of Kalaheo, Kauai died March 18 in Utah. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Harry De Silva and Manuel "Manny Sonny," Edward and George Cabral; daughters Yvonne Howe, Georgina Paaga and Bernadette Fernandez; brother Herbert Nihipali; 45 grandchildren, 55 great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

George C. Camero Jr., 58, of Honolulu died March 23 in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by daughter Eva Cortado; sons Marino, Ferdinand and Julius; sisters Florencia Edillo and Merlinda Camero, and two grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Cremation to follow.

Margaret L. Chow, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Maryknoll schoolteacher, died March 27 in Hale Nani Nursing Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Henry; son Frederick; daughter Frances-Joy Chow Wong; sisters Alice Lo, Bette Yee, Dr. Estelle Lau and Mildred Lee, and five grandchildren. Services: noon Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Irving D.K. Au Conchee, 63, of Honolulu and Los Angeles, an employee of T.R.W., died March 19 in Los Angeles. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Catherine, and sisters Alberta Yamada, Loretta Conchee and Juanita Tom. Services: noon Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Allan A.W. Doong, 92, of Waipahu, who retired from H.C. & D. Moving Co., died March 21 at home. He was born in Wailuku, Maui. He is survived by daughter Alda M. Takabayashi; brother Lawrence; sisters Mary Ah Sam, Nancy Hull and Dorothy Mederios, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services held.

Robert Eisele, 67, of Honolulu, a U.S. Navy retiree, died March 30 in Queen's Hospital. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Moana; son Barry Kauai; daughter Ili Smith, and four grandchildren. Graveside services: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

Alfred K. Ekau, 72, of Waianae died March 26 in Kaiser Foundation Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Deborah and Cecily Nahulu, Kimberly and Trudy "Cookie" Ekau and Robin Kane; sons Alfred Jr., Farrel and Duncan; sisters Momi Chang and Pali Ekau; brother Joe, 26 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

Sabino L. Gabriel, 61, of Waianae died March 20 in Pali Momi Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Maria; son Robert; mother Rafaela; sisters Priscilla Andres, Marina Bulaong and Natividad Antonio, and brothers Jesus and Pete. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church, Waipahu. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Kameso Ishida, 77, of Poipu, Kauai died March 27 at home. He was born in Hanapepe, Kauai. He is survived by brother Yuso and sisters Mitsuyo Furushima and Hatsumi Okamoto. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at West Kauai Hongwanji Mission. Call after 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Florence "Auntie Flo" Kaleimamahu, 53, of Anahola, Kauai died yesterday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Wadella K., sister Carol Germo and four grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Anahola Beach Park. Casual attire.

Louise O. Koki, 92, of Aiea, who retired from Dole Cannery, died Friday in Hale Nani Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Honauhau Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Alice K. Turner; sister Cornelia Lai, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Private burial. Aloha attire.

James Leete, 83, of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, founder and former owner of the Leete Electric Motor Co. in Santa Rosa, Calif., died last Tuesday in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Santa Rosa. He is survived by brother Stan; daughters Carol Wolcott, Jamie Hammond and Gail Colby; companion Kathy Rush, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

The Rev. Jackroy L. Mahoe, 52, of Waianae, an associate pastor with Jesus Merciful Mission, died March 23 in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Charlene; sons James K. and Wayne K. La'a; daughters Chassity Moa and Elizabeth "Shiomi" M.K. Mahoe; brothers Benjamin and Shadrach; sisters Alberta Peahi'Kalawa, Rosie Kai and Sethia Mahoe, and eight grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Ernest J. "Masa" Masuda, 63, of Honolulu, a retired salesman, died Wednesday in Hospice Hawaii Kailua Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Susan; daughter Crystal, and brothers Raymond and Larry. Services: noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Gerald C. "Jerry" Moons, 53, of Kailua, a retired officer in the U.S. Navy, died March 27 in Honolulu. He was also president of Orincon Hawaii Inc. and vice president of Orincon International. He was born in New Jersey. He is survived by wife Sheri; son Michael; daughter Monica; sisters Mary Gill, Susan Church and Pat and Theresa Moons; brother Peter, and parents Joseph and Mary. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Sally A. Nakamura, 74, of Honolulu, a retired technician at the Kaimuki Public Library, died March 24. She was born in Nawiliwili, Kauai. She is survived by sons Alan, Reid and Marc; daughter Wendi Chang; brother Satoru "Michael" Matsumoto; sisters Kikuno "Kay" Yoshioka and Lillian Kawagoe, and 13 grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary.

Robert N. Nichols, 73, of Kailua, a retired administrator for Pan American World Airways and Tropical Rent-A-Car, died Thursday in Queen's Hospital. He was born in Emmett, Idaho. He is survived by wife Janice; son Robert Jr.; daughters Shayne Nichols and Jeanine Sullivan; brother William; half brother Keith Otteisen, 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 1 p.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Burial to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the American Cancer Society.

Matawo Nishimura, 90, of Honolulu died March 27 in Maunalani Nursing Center. He was born in Kau, Hawaii. He is survived by sisters Kiyoka Maruyama, Thelma Y. Izumi and Yukiko Miyamoto. Private services.

Ramon W. Odoshi, 49, of Wailuku, Maui, an architectural draftsman, died Friday. He was born in Chalan Kanoa, Saipan. He is survived by companion Marianne K. Feiteira; parents Francisco and Lorenza; son Aaron R.; daughter Frances A.; brothers Simeon W. and Basilio W.; sisters Rafaela O. Perry, Remedio O. Faisao, Susana O. Mettao, Felisidad O. Iginoef, Viviana W. Odoshi, Carmen O. Nachuo and Mariana O. Jardine, and a granddaughter. Mass: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Holy Rosary. Call from 5 to 9 p.m. Aloha attire.

Masashi Okada, 79, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, an independent cane planter, died March 30 in Hilo Hospital. He was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Hiroe; daughter Evelen Ferreira; son Myron; sisters Hatsumi Nishimura and Akiyo Kawamoto, four grandchildren and a great-grandson. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Edward J. Pacheco, 85, of Honolulu, a retired master sergeant with the U.S. Army, died Thursday in Straub Hospital. He was born in Oakland, Calif. He is survived by wife Minnie; son Lawrence Vasconcellos; daughter Linda M. Rohr; brother Harold, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Eulogy: noon tomorrow at St. Patrick Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Mass: 12:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Angelina H. Poe, 76, died Feb. 28. She was born in Lahaina, Maui. She is survived by husband Grover J.; children Eleanor Staten, Virginia Cuban, Valerie Ross, Violet Del Rosario, Vincent, Vernon, Varney and Vernette Baron, Helenjoyce Ravancho and Angerose, Douglas and Michael Poe, 42 grandchildren and 99 great-grandchildren. Services held.

John J. Quiming, 49, of Kapolei, a retired chief master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, died March 22. He was born in California. He is survived by wife Doris; son James; daughter Jessica Stanek; mother Julie; brother Tony; sisters Virginia Quiming and Isabelle Navoa, and a granddaughter. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial with military honors: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. No flowers.

Joanne L. Revilla, 51, of Kapaa, Kauai, a proprietor of Image Photo Studio, died Thursday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Michigan. She is survived by husband Randall J.; sons Todd B. and Shawn C. Weeks and Randal J. Jr. and Reid Revilla; daughter Richelle Huihui; mother and father Mr. and Mrs. Cliff Addleman; sister Jacklyn Mayers; caregiver Joe Ontoy, and four grandchildren. Private services.

Johnny Reyes, 86, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a retired electrician, died Friday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by stepson Michael Bonachita; stepdaughters Sharlene Valdez, Kareen Gardner, Deborah Ponting and Beverly Kauahi; sister Andrea Speer, 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire.

Kimiko Sakamoto, 93, of Honolulu died March 13. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by sons Herbert, Clarence and Richard; daughter Florence Kanemaru; brothers Yutaka and Isamu Nii, and 11 grandchildren. Private services.

Felix C. Sambajon, 91, of Kaunakakai, Molokai died March 26 in Kaunakakai. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Aurea C.; sons Jerry O., Rubin V. and Jerry O.K.; sister Medang Manzano, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at St. Sophia Catholic Church. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Kapaakea Cemetery.

James F. Solomon, 68, of Pearl City, who retired from the city Refuse Department and Turtle Bay Hilton security, died Friday in Kaiser Foundation Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Patsy; son James Jr.; daughters Kathleen and Deborah Solomon and Patrice Stalnaker; father and stepmother Albert and Harriet; sisters Ruth Solomon and Hazel Chillingworth; brother Albert "Kehau" Jr.; stepbrothers Raphael and Richard Camacho, 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9 a.m. to noon. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

Hatsuyo Tengan, 86, of Wahiawa died March 24 in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in Waiakea, Kauai. She is survived by sons Toshio and Edward; daughters Alice Muramoto and Doris Tengan; brothers Shoei, Yeiki, Seichi, George and Richard Kobashigawa; sisters Ruby Kobashigawa and Clara Ikeda, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Kenneth T. Yano, 75, of Honolulu, a retired mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service Waialae-Kahala station, died March 24 in Kuakini Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sarah; son John; brothers Bert and Thomas; and sisters Shuzuko Meguro, Yuriko Doike and Helen Okamura. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.



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