Historian Kanahele, 69,
leaves legacy in Waikiki
Mildred M. "Millie" Crittenden, 79, a stewardess for United Airlines, died Aug. 20 in Federal Way, Wash. She was born in Seattle. She is survived by sons William D. and John D., seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Combined memorial services for Crittenden and her late husband, William C.: 10 a.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Scattering of ashes: Lanikai Beach.
Helen R. Delapenia, 88, of Waipahu died Sept. 7 in Maluhia Long Term Care Health Center. She was born in Kilauea, Kauai. She is survived by sons Daniel and Walter, daughter Dolores, 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: Noon Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Harold N. Ferreira, 60, of Mountain View, Hawaii, an architect, died yesterday in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Keaau, Hawaii. He is survived by son Michael P., daughter Deneese L. and mother Evelyn "Eva." Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Julie Souza Ferreira, 88, of Ewa Beach, a retired police dispatcher for the city, died Sept 4 in Maluhia Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Warren, brother Herbert Souza, care-giver Melva, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services: Noon Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Laureta S. Galinato, 54, of Honolulu died Wednesday in Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Pangasinan, Philippines. She is survived by brother Romeo C. Somera and sisters Lilia C. Somera, Lourdes S. Tamayo and Leticia S. Rivera. Services: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Final services and burial in the Philippines.
James B. Higgins, 55, of Wailuku, formerly of San Diego, died last Saturday in Maalaea, Maui. He was born in Bronx, N.Y. He is survived by son Christopher, two brothers and a sister. Burial on the mainland. No flowers. Donations suggested to James Higgins Memorial Fund with the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI). Checks may be sent to NAMI, P.O. Box 79972, Baltimore, MD 21279-0972 and gifts via credit cards may be sent via the Web site www.nami.org. Donations will be used for research and education into schizophrenia.
Setsuo "Sets" Honda, 75, of Wahiawa, who retired from First Hawaiian Bank, died Monday at home. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by sons Ken Y. and Michael K.; daughters Janice S. Echavaria and Sharon N. Vinhasa; companion Norma Kuwaye; brothers Haruo, Mitsuo, Sadao "Tubs" and Takeo "Take"; and six grandchildren. Wake services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Services: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Jake S. Ito, 80, of Kaneohe, a retired Fort Shafter federal employee, died Thursday in Straub Hospital. He was also a World War II veteran with the 100th Battalion "A" Company. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Evelyn, son Russell, daughters Laurice Ito-Risteter and Irene Cathcart, brother Thomas, sister Evelyn Yamaguchi and three grandchildren. Memorial services: 11 a.m. next Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Inurnment at a later date. Casual attire.
David-Thomas K. Keahi, infant son of Dylan and Rosalie died Sept. 8 in Hilo Medical Center. He is also survived by brothers Christopher and Dakota; and grandparents Lucy M. Keahi and Joseph P. and Lorine Mangauil. Private services.
Paul K. Marigmen, 57, of Wahiawa died Sept. 7. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons John P., Robert, John K., Itsy and Kaipo Marigmen and Sylvester Inouye; daughters Paulette and Penny Inouye; brothers Patrick Marigmen, George Low and Lester Lewis; sisters Loretta Schwartz, Carlotta Janik, Carolyn Sanchez and Beverly Lewis; and two grandchildren. Private services.
Minnie P. Moniz, 94, of Makawao, Maui, died Tuesday in Kula Hospital. She was born in Portugal. She is survived by sisters Eva Cravalho and Julia Sedeno; foster sisters Elizabeth Caires, Catherine Bonham, Edith Green and Clara Aucker; brother Antone P. Jr.; and foster brother Adam Rodrigues. Mass: 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow.
Danielle L. Morioka, 36, of Honolulu died Sept. 4 in San Diego. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Hiroshi and Carol, sister Laurie Suzawa, brother Jason, grandmother Marion Miyabuchi and companion John Kagehiro. Memorial services: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Church of the Holy Cross in Hilo. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Tadashi Nishida, 78, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died Sunday in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by wife Nobuko and daughter Linda N. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Rosalie P. "Rose" Oxiles, 76, of Honolulu, who retired from Sheraton Royal Hawaiian Surf Room, died Sept. 8 in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by husband Amado; sons Orlando, Jonathan and Terrence; daughters Jacqueline Oxiles, Valerie Leverenz and Amanda Pope; parents Quintin and Conception Domingo; brothers Peter and Albert Domingo; sisters Connie Casil, Gloria Pauline, Quinta Trow, Maxine and Edith Domingo and Delphine Brown; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: Noon Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Charlotte K.M. "Auntie Girlie" Pahl, 91, of Honolulu, a retired custodian from Kaimuki High School, died Sunday. She was also a cafeteria worker at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard during World War II. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by nieces Winona Akana and Anita Morris, and nephews Joseph Kaapuni and Lloyd Kellett. Mass: 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.
John "Johnny Fat" Pimental, 74, of Lihue, a retired crane operator with Lihue Sugar Plantation, died Thursday in Hale Omao Care Home. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Ramona; sons Ernest Jr., Ralph and Richard Koerte; daughter Gloria Corregedore; sister Jessie Figuera; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Lihue Lutheran Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire.
Mary Ann C. Taltavall, 64, of Kapolei, proprietor of Sun's Bar-B-Q, died Tuesday in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Seoul, Korea. She is survived by husband Richard S., son Michael P. Flannery and daughter Angela T. Flannery-Sawyer. Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Star of the Sea Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.
Tokuo "Tommy" Toyama, 84, of Honolulu, a retired pipe fitter for Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 56, died Sept. 4. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughters Noreen Kikawa, Nanette Otani and Joilene Toyama-St. Sure; brother Robert; sister Mildred Nakagawa; and four grandchildren. Private inurnment.
Mary M. Tully, 87, of Hilo, a retired registered nurse for the former Laupahoehoe Sugar Co. Hospital and Hamakua Clinic, died Sept. 2 in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Tioga, La. She is survived by nephews Robert B., Joe Allen and Charles; and niece Rosamond Perie. Graveside services: 3 p.m. Friday at Alae Cemetery in Hilo.
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