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Obituaries

Tuesday, January 30, 2001


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Albert A. Achulea, 91, of Waianae, who retired from Schofield, died Jan. 20 in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Anna G.; sons Samson J. and Daniel A.; daughters Sara C. Collins and Nina A. Remington, seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Helene M. Asato, 88, formerly of Honolulu and Maui, died Dec. 31 in Hayward, Calif. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by sons Edward and Alfred; daughter Adele Yamashiro; brothers Shozun, Shotei, Kazuo "Louis," Masahide, Masanobu and Hiroshi Yamauchi; sisters Pauline Wong and Yasuko Takushi, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Inocencio L. Badua, 71, of Waipahu, died last Tuesday at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Encarnacion; son Inocencio Jr.; daughters Rose Blaylock and Becky Santarina, and nine grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Judith A. Beckham, 59, of Honolulu, a registered nurse with the Veterans Affairs Office in Honolulu, died Jan. 22. She was born in Eugene, Ore. She is survived by husband Jack W.; sons Tony and Douglas Pelekai; daughter Angela Pelekai; sisters Mary Jo Reed and Janice Gwyther; brother Tony Gwyther, and three grandchildren. Services in Oregon.

Charles L. Bosler, 28, died Jan. 6 in Memphis. He was born in Kailua. He is survived by daughter Alanna Christine; mother Mealani; father Charles L. Puu; sister Sharlani; brother Franklin; stepparents Mr. and Mrs. Michael W. Bosler; stepbrother Jason, and grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Puu and Margaret Bosler. Prayer services and scattering of ashes: 8 a.m. Feb. 10 at Kailua Beach Park, Lanikai side of the canal. Casual attire. Potluck to follow.

Wanda M. Burns, 67, of Honolulu, a paralegal, died Thursday in Honolulu. She was born in San Diego. She is survived by sisters Lola Soto and Nikki Burns, and hanai brother Thomas Maxwell. Private scattering of ashes. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii and the Hawaiian Humane Society.

Frederick "Bully" Cambonga, 35, of Dededo, Guam is survived by wife Noe; son Kaleo'Okalani; father Frederick; mother Lydia Lunasco; father Les Lunasco; grandmother Nancy Roylo; brothers Chad Cambonga and Lenny, Lane and Travis Lunasco, and sisters Corinne Cambonga and Debra Canne. The mortuary provided incorrect information for an obituary published Jan. 20.

Ida M. Carvalho, 91, of Honolulu died Friday at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Herbert C.; daughter Bertha Carvalho Newsome; brother Moses Mattos; sisters Deolinda Perreira, Mathilda Hill and Irene Mattos, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Burial: Greenhaven Memorial Park.

John Coloma, 66, of Salem, Ore., a retired truck driver with Ameron HC&D, died Thursday in Ewa Beach. He is survived by wife Cynthia; sons Don, Jason, Burton, Serge and Justin; daughters Vanessa Mauer and Kahai Thompson; father Lauro; brother Lawrence; sister Irene Nahinu, 18 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services over ashes: 7 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Private scattering of ashes. Aloha attire.

Ernest B. "Bert" Darr, 80, formerly of Honolulu, a former employee of Hawaii Newspaper Agency, died Jan. 21 in Las Vegas. He also worked for the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and Honolulu Advertiser. He was born in San Francisco. He is survived by wife Hilda; brother Kenneth; sons Gerald Dennis and Gregory Charles; four stepchildren, 15 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.

Francisco F. Dela Cruz, 89, of Honolulu died Jan. 8 at home. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Natividad; children Gemma Dela Cruz, Jocelyn Baltazar, Bonnie Buccat, Nathalie Arios and Frances Ricafort, and three grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Dionicio "Don" Dellatan Jr., 63, of Wahiawa died Jan. 4 in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Binake M.; sons Kebi and Felix; brother Benjamin; sisters Corazon Behic, Gladys Carr, Maggie Robinson and Priscilla Enanoria, and two grandsons. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Our Lady of Sorrow Church. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Waldemar "Wally" Duvauchelle Jr., 82, of Kailua, a retired supervisor with the city Road Division, died Jan. 15 in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Mary "Wond" Young, and sisters Mabel Ayau and Muriel "Becky" Thiim. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Daniel Faligan, 85, of Kaneohe, who retired from the state and federal governments and University of the Pacific, died Jan. 20 in Kaiser Moanalua Medical Center. He was born in Beaver Falls, Pa. He is survived by wife Edna M. and daughters Gail E. Faligan and Gwendolyn M. Rehwinkel. Private services.

Ryuzo Fukumoto, 93, of Honolulu, a retired housekeeper for Everybody's Market, died Jan. 1 in Kuakini Geriatric. He was born on Okinawa. He is survived by a son, seven daughters, a brother, a sister, 15 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

Danny Galingan, 43, of Lihue was an office worker at Kauai Community College. That information was not included in an obituary published Saturday.

Helen R. Garcia, 86, of Wailuku died Friday at home. She was born in Lahaina, Maui. She is survived by son Anthony; daughters Yvonne Garcia, Valorie Peris and Noelani Kana'e; sister Patricia Nacua; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, a hanai grandchild and four hanai great-grandchildren. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Juan Hara, 91, of Kahului died Friday in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Florence; sons Roland and Darren; daughters Merlyn Hanada and Ellen Hara; stepbrother Felix Bayaca, and six grandchildren. Wake: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Norman's Chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Graveside services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Maui Memorial Park. Call from 9 to 10:15 a.m. at Norman's Chapel. Casual attire.

Fred R. Hasegawa, 48, of Walnut Creek, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, a merchandise manager for DFS Merchandising Ltd., died Wednesday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lynn; daughter Jennifer; son Chad; brothers Wallace "Wally" and Daniel "Danny," and sisters Kiki Caminos and Dr. Judith Saranchock. Services: 6 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary.

Alfred T.B. Hong, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Spencecliff employee, died Friday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Stephen and Ernest; daughters Teresa and Valerie; brother Andrew, and two grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Patrick's Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Walter Y. Jakahi, 65, of Honolulu, a retired planner estimator for the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, died Wednesday in St. Francis Hospice. He was also a retired maintenance mechanic for the city Board of Water Supply. He was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Juliet Y.; son Layne K.; stepmother Oto; brothers Richard K. and Douglas Y., and sisters Jean C. and Florence A. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Thelma A.C. Johnson, 81, of Kailua, a retiree of Marine Corps Exchange 0911, Kaneohe Marine Corps Base Hawaii, died Jan. 18. She was born in Kaneohe. She is survived by son Rodney; daughter Darleen Clark; brother Alfred Chang; sister Edith Chang, 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Melford K. Kailikea, 83, of Waianae, a retired electrician at Lualualei Naval Ammunition Depot, died Sunday in Queen's Medical Center. He is survived by son Piilani; daughters Alfredda Waiolama, Patricia Kaialau, Melva Aila, Minerva Kalapa and Evelyn Fernandez; brother Fred Kenison; sisters Jena Kaopua and Florence Gillin, 15 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Commital services: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Michael C. Kirtley, 28, of Guam, a firefighter with the Guam Fire Department, died Dec. 30 on Guam. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Theresa; stepmother Jolane, and brothers Thomas, Charles and Jonathon. Graveside services: 10:45 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Annie K. Kuheana, 76, of Hilo, a retired housekeeper at Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, died Thursday in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Joseph, Michael, Gilbert, Paul, Ralph and David; hanai daughter Mary Jane Enocencio; brother Andrew Kailiawa, 16 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Prayer services: 10 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

Milton S. "Mousey" Kurihara, 61, of Honolulu, a former crane operator and employee of the Pearl Harbor Public Works Center, died last Tuesday in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Susanne and Jenny; companion Karen Cosner; brothers Spencer, Ronald and Warren, and sister Rachel Kogachi. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Private services.

Elizabeth "Toots" Lazaro, 85, of Kekaha, Kauai died Sunday in Kauai Care Center. She was born in Hana, Maui. She is survived by sons Alberto "Sonny" Hoopii, Walter "Hale" Dela Cruz and Anthony and Patrick "Paleka" Lazaro; daughters Peggy Wisneski, Barbara Frasco and Mercy Lazaro; brother Benny Hoopii; sisters Anastacia H. "Annie" Hoopii, Mary K. Cordeiro, Evalina "Ida" Valle and Anadacia Masuda; 41 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Mass: noon Saturday at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Kekaha Public Cemetery. Casual attire.

Chuen Tai Lee, 85, of Honolulu died Jan. 17. She was born in China. She is survived by daughter Koon Yau, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow.

Calvin K. Loo, 49, of Honolulu, a security guard for Outrigger Hotels and University of Hawaii campus, died Jan. 16 in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Samuel and Gary; sister Janice Sligh, and godson Kalakaua C. Harbottle. Services: 1 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Thomas W.C Lum, 76, of Honolulu, a retired waiter for the Royal Hawaiian Hotel and a former accounts clerk for Libby McNeil and Libby, died Jan. 20 in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Daniel; daughters Brenda De Ryke and Jade Lum; brother George; sister Violet Park, and a grandson. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Teodoro S. "Teddy" Malagayo, 94, of Waipahu, who retired from Royal Hawaiian Hotel, died Jan. 11 in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Adoracion "Addie." Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Paul M. Matayoshi, 97, of Kailiula, Molokai died Jan. 14 in Molokai General Hospital. He was born in Ikejima, Okinawa. He is survived by wife Ruth; son Thomas; stepson George Harada; two grandsons, two step grandchildren and three step great-grandchildren. Services held.

Chieko Matsumoto, 92, of Koloa, Kauai, a retired housekeeper and cook for the Baldwin family and other families in Poipu, died Wednesday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Wailua, Kauai. She is survived by son Francis K.; daughter Thelma T. Yasaka; brother Clifford K. Saiki; sisters Grace Saiki and Hanayo Kunishi, seven grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Patricia Ann Matsumoto, 57, of Honolulu, a retired home economist for Hawaiian Electric Co., died Saturday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Michael; son Ryan; daughters Robin Kagimoto and Julie Matsumoto; mother Blanche Wong; brother Steven and Vernon Wong; sisters Carolyn Yim and Jacqueline Wong, and a granddaughter. Memorial services: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Michiko Miyazu, 46, of Aiea, a travel consultant for JTB Hawaii Inc., died Thursday in Osaka, Japan. She was born in Kagoshima, Japan. She is survived by husband Wendell K.; daughter Jocelyn; mother Yoshiko Maki; brothers Yukio, Yasuo and Haruo Maki, and sisters Chikako Zelewski, Kazuko Hirai and Takako Morishima. Memorial services: 8:30 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 7:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Richard W. Moreira, 72, of Honolulu, a retired cable splicer with Hawaiian Electric Co., died last Tuesday at home. He was born in Santa Clara, Calif. He is survived by wife Margaret; sons Stephen and David; daughters Jeanne Norgaard, Joanne Mosel, Yvonne Lau and Suzanne Palmater; brother Edwin; sisters Minnie Hunt, Rose Clarke and Madeline Joselyn, 11 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Walter C. Myers, 99, of Kailua-Kona, retired mayor of San Clemente, Calif., died Jan. 19 in the Keauhou Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center. He was born in Kentucky. He is survived by daughter Claralee Gibbons, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland.

Satsuyo Nishikawa, 97, of Kaneohe, a retired packer for Hawaiian Tuna Packers Co., died Jan. 19 at home. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by son Wallace; daughter Mary Yamashita, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

Teruhisa "Nishi" Nishiyama, 87, of Mililani, a retired postmaster of the Haleiwa Post Office, died Jan. 15 in Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Evelyn C.; daughter Karen Inouye; brother Raymond T.; sister Evelyn K. Komori, and a grandson. Private services.

Kazumi Ono, 78, of Honolulu, a retired cook, died Friday at home. He was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Melvin T. and Milton M.; daughters Doreen H. Goslin and Nora S. Ono; brothers Noritoshi and Shigeyoshi; sisters Hisayo Hiramoto, Kikue Nonaka, Yoshiko Kadooka and Kazuko Cardenas, and seven grandchildren. Memorial services: 2 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Patricia Ann R. Pavao, 55, of Kapolei died Jan. 20 in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Kimberly Ilabon; stepfather Mathew Lee; father Frank Roberts; mother Audrey Lee; brothers Edward Kelley and Wayne Lee; sister Eileen Bento, and four granddaughters. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Monday at the park.

Eva L.P. Peelua, 88, of Kawela, Molokai, died Thursday in Molokai General Hospital. She was born in Ualapue, Molokai. She is survived by daughters Lorraine Higa, Kanani Negrillo, Hattie Silva, Earline Johnston and Leilani Wallace; sisters Margaret Kahalewai, Kawila Reyes and Mona Wampler; brother Richard L.P. Kaluna; 24 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Prayer services: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Sophia Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Inurnment: Peelua residence, Kamiloloa.

Bella Perez, 80, of Honolulu died Jan. 16 in Beverly Manor. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by sons Raymond and George; daughter Edna Johnson; brother Tony Fernandez; sisters Mary Sedeno, Lucy Dela Pena, Fay Antolin, Frances Asia and Jeannie Marshall; 25 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Services: noon Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.Paul A. Roberson, 37, of Honomu, Hawaii, a carpenter for the Paul Mitchell estate, died Wednesday in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by companion Lianne Palmer; son Destin A.H.; daughter Lacey; brothers Johnny and Jimmy, and sister Debra. Private services.

Ester T. Savella, 76, of Lahaina died Friday in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Vivencio; sons Clemens, Willy, Abe, Val and Alex; sister Gloria Tamayo, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Maria Lanakila Church in Lahaina. Call after 6 p.m. Call from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Norman's Chapel. Burial: Valley Isle Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Nancy M. Tanaka, 73, of Honolulu, a customer service representative for the Board of Water Supply, died Jan. 17 in Malaysia. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband the Rev. Henry A.; son Herbert K.; daughter Elizabeth M. Yew; brother George H. Abe; sisters Betty S. Iwata and Lillian H. Tomatani, and two grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin. Aloha attire.

Walter N. Thomas, 98, of Kula, Maui, a general manager with Theo H. Davies Co. on Maui, died Thursday at home. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Bert D., Paul S., Joseph G. and Kevin H.; daughters Mary Castanha and Theresa Bissen, and grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Holy Ghost Catholic Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. No flowers.

Michell A. Udani, 26, of Waipahu will be remembered in a Mass at 11:15 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of the Good Counsel Church. Call after 10 a.m. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Udani died Jan. 13. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Leeona E. Domingo-Udani; father Alfredo; mother Elizabeth Arellano; and siblings Wilma Lomives, Agnes Nakagawa, Aileen Robertshaw, Vivian Ancheta, Liezel Agustin, and Alfredo Jr., Oliver, Marivie and Robert Udani.

Jacobo R. Ugale, 92, of Honolulu, a retired utility steward for the Moana Surfrider Hotel, died Jan. 11 in Maluhia Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Flaviano and Thomas; daughters Esperanza Tabbay, Cristina Ugale, Teresita Tamargo, Nena Ugale, Rochelle U. Uganiza and Joann Tabudlo; 25 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Brian Willson, 38, of California, formerly of Maui, died Jan. 16 in California. He was born in Inglewood, Calif. He is survived by mother Marcia Hutchinson; sister Michelle Golis; stepsisters Michelle Montalbano and Liz Kairis; fiancee Christine Velarde, and grandfather Dr. Julius. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Inurnment: Makawao Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Eleanor K. Wong, 82, of Honolulu died Jan. 22 in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by children Henny K., Hulani and Haunani "Howie"; sister Mary Jane K. Hamada; six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter. Services: noon Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hawaii Kai Second Ward, 219 Lunalilo Home Road. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park.

Toshiko M. Yamamoto, 73, of Hawi, Hawaii, a co-proprietress of Veterans' Service Station in Hawi, Hawaii, died Sunday in Kohala Hospital. She was born in Hawi. She is survived by husband Yoshimi; daughters Sharon and Leah Yamamoto and Aimee Kasumi; sisters Yaeko Sugai and Mieko Kawasaki, and two grandchildren. Wake services: 2 p.m. tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 1 p.m. Memorial services: 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawi Jodo Mission. Call after 3:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Florence Yuk Tai Yap, 94, of Honolulu, a retired schoolteacher for Kawananakoa Intermediate School, died Jan. 22. She was born in Pauwela, Maui. She is survived by husband Frank; sons Melvyn and Frank Jr.; sister Yun Len Chee, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church. Call after 10 a.m. Aloha attire.

Rachel Y. Yasui, 72, of Waipahu died Friday at home. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sister Doris K. Furumoto. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.



You can also search the Hawaii State Library System's
Hawaii Newspaper Index online for older obituaries at:
http://www.hcc.hawaii.edu/education/hcc/library/hiindex.html
The index, which goes back several decades,
is available via Telnet software.



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