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Obituaries

Tuesday, February 27, 2001


Richard Frazier, former
sugar manager, dies at 91

Tapa

Randy I. Arellano, 46, of Hilo, a custodian at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kilauea Ward, died Monday in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Karleen; sons Randy I. Jr., Daniel and Michael; daughter Orah; mother Sophie, and sisters Barbara Agustin and Earlene Salvador. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hilo Stake Center. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery, Mormon section. Casual attire.

Mutsuko Arisue, 73, formerly of Kaneohe died Feb. 8 in Las Vegas. She is survived by sons Gary, Blane and Wesley; brother Tad Suzuki, and four grandchildren. Buddhist services over the ashes: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Inurnment of ashes: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Maria Bayudan, 83, of Waipahu died Feb. 7. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Victorino; son Segundino; daughters Paulina Pasion, Erlinda Verceluz and Lourdes delos Santos; brother Perico Ruiz; sisters Bernanda Bayudan and Rosalina Rasa, 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Wake services: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Farincee Ann Boykin, 67, of Honolulu died Feb. 14 in Las Vegas. She was born in Virginia. She is survived by brother Charles P. Merritt and sisters Erie Boykin and Gloria Houston. Graveside services: 1 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Peggy "Tachiko" Brown, 83, of Kailua died Friday in Kaneohe. She was born in Hilo, Hawaii. She is survived by son Marshall E.; daughter Margaret Isonaga; sister Chito Kawakami, and three grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Harris United Methodist Church. Call after 2 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Ward A. Brown, 57, of Bradenton, Fla., died Thursday. He was born in Ann Arbor, Mich. He is survived by wife Janet; son Wayne; mother Elizabeth; sisters Delrae Evans and Peggiann Thrane, and two grandchildren. Services held.

Nicolas "Lasing" Cabreros, 80, of Lihue, Kauai died Wednesday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by sons Juanito and Victor; daughter JoAnn, and five grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire.

Robert D. Crawford, 68, of Honolulu, a certified public accountant, died Jan. 7. He was born in Missouri. He is survived by daughters Kimberly C. Murray and Kristine M. Crawford; stepdaughter Kathryn L. Goldstein; brother William E. Jr., and three grandchildren. Private services.

Avelina Raynon Domingo, 66, of Pahala, Hawaii, a hand harvester for ML Macadamia Orchards in Pahala, died Feb. 12 in Ka'u, Hawaii. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Alfredo Q.; sons Rafael R., Rogelio R., Renato R. and Romeo R.; daughters Leticia W.D. Marasigan, Rosalina D. Oleyte and Gloria D. Tagalicud; brothers Samson and Pablo Raynon; sisters Teresita P. and Antonia P. Raynon, and 16 grandchildren. Call after 6 p.m. Thursday at the home in Pahala. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.

Herbert K. Dunn, 85, of Kailua, a retired superintendent of Oahu Transport, died Wednesday in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lani; sons Herbert Dunn and Wes Ward; daughters Melva Ferreira and Noela Moniz; sister Margaret-Ann Farris; 12 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Bernice Pauahi Memorial Chapel. Call after 8 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Demitrio Echevary, 87, of Kaneohe, who retired from the Marine Corps Base Hawaii, died Friday in Kailua. He was also a painter. He is survived by wife Helen; sons Eugene and Eric; daughter Althea Masaki, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m Tuesday at Greenhaven Memorial Park.

Theodore L. Freitas, 73, of Honolulu, a security clerk for Pacific Beach Hotel, died Wednesday in Hospice Hawaii Kailua Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Norie; son Bradly T.; daughters Karen Kurlansky, Lysha Freitas, Iris Omura and Monica E. Annino; brother Kenneth, and eight grandchildren. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Mae M. Gerard, 78, of Honolulu died Sunday at home. She was born in Salem, N.C. She is survived by daughter Janice Gerard Ducsay; son James R., and three grandchildren. Celebration of life: 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Pacific Club, 1451 Queen Emma St., Honolulu. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii, 860 Iwilei Road, Honolulu 96817.

Gladwin M. Hansen, 76, of Honolulu, who retired from the U.S. Army, died Monday in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Denver. He is survived by wife Chiyo and sister Juanita. Services: 1 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

Philip R. Hanten, 78, of Honolulu, a World War II U.S. Navy fighter pilot, died last Tuesday in St. Francis-West Hospice. He was also a retired sales representative. He was born in Watertown, S.D. He is survived by daughter Cindy Walker; sister Marie Lane, and grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. Burial at a later date. No flowers. Donations suggested to Sts. Peter and Paul Church.

Sadao Hayama, 81, of Honolulu, a retired auto mechanic for Pflueger Lincoln Mercury, died Sunday in Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Yoshiko; sons Dean and Wade; daughter Dael; brother Toshio; sister Mitsuko, and two grandchildren. Memorial services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

George Lee "Bud" Heiligman Jr., 81, of Kailua, a retired salesman for Simplex Time Equipment, died Sunday in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Mont Belview, Texas. He survived by wife Elizabeth; sons Gary, George III and Marc; sister Rose, and five grandchildren. Memorial services: 3 p.m. Saturday at Kaneohe Marine Corps Air Station, Base Chapel. Reception: Officer's Club. Aloha attire.

Tsuyoshi "Maggie" Jinnohara, 80, of Honolulu died Feb. 14. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Dora; son Dennis; daughter Marsha Nakasone; sisters Betty Yamashiro and Clara Matsumoto, and four grandchildren. Private services.

Edward K. Kakiuchi, 91, of Paia, Maui, a retired building inspector for Maui County, died Thursday at home under hospice care. He was born on Maui. He is survived by wife Marian H.; sons Chester S. and Clifford T.; daughters Marilyn A. Sakamoto, Carolyn M. Stoehr and Lisa N. Kakiuchi-Gima, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

Mabel C. Kaslausky, 83, of Kaneohe died Feb. 16 in Kaneohe. She is survived by daughter Pat; sons Chuck Kaslausky and Joe Kanahuna; sisters Elsie Tario, Snooky Vierra, Gerri Brilhante and Kitty Gomes; brothers Raymond and Eugene Cypriano and Wally Landford, eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 12:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Minnie M. Keawe, 82, of Honolulu died last Tuesday. She is survived by sons Herman, Harold and Robert Steinhoff; daughters Barbara Sampaga, Blossom Bishop and Rachel Rapez, 25 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Torao "Tiger" Kosuga, 74, of Kahului and Aiea died Saturday in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Randell; daughter Julie; brothers Gilbert, Tommy and Masa; sisters Kay Kakazu, Jane Hashimoto and Hanako Takato, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: noon Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, makai chapel. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery in Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

Iah Kotok, infant son of Haether Gavey and Matthew Kotok of Haiku, Maui, died Saturday at home. He is also survived by brother Jorge Pelayo; sister Ohmala, and grandparents Judy Perkins, Nick Kotok, Diana O'Neil and Bob Gavey. Private services.

Maizie A. "Frenchie" Landry, 65, of Waianae, a retired U.S. Air Force staff sergeant who worked as a classified communicator, died Feb. 19. She was born in Plattenville, La. She is survived by brothers Norris and Jerry, and sisters Mary Guillot, Jeanne Roger and Evelyn Sing. Committal services: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

John Levinthol Jr., 78, of Kapaa, Kauai, a truck driver for Lihue Plantation, died Wednesday in Queen's Medical Center. He also served in the U.S. Army. He was born in Kealia, Kauai. He is survived by sons Nicholas, Freddy, Eddie and Vincent; daughter Donna Ferreira; sisters Priscilla Ferreira, Carrie Blaine and Ida B. Bloodworth; brother Abraham, 17 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Friday at Kapaa Missionary Church. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire.

Emilio P. Maballo, 92, of Aiea died last Tuesday in St. Francis-West Hospice. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Florence; son Calvin; daughters Adeline Leong, Carolyn Endo and Kolyn Maballo; hanai daughter Esther Iman, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at St. Elizabeth Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Kimie Matsuda, 85, of Aiea died last Tuesday. She was born in Waimanalo. She is survived by sons Richard, Raymond and Larry; daughters Janet Shigemura, Judith Kodama, Eldiene Matsuda and Jane Kanno, 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Harold W. McCauley, 82, of Makakilo died Feb. 17. He was born in Alexandria, W.Va. He is survived by son Jerry; brother Donald, and two grandchildren. Private services.

Janice P. Miller, 44, of Kona, Hawaii, a free-lance artist, died Thursday in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Long Island, N.Y. She is survived by son Alex; daughter Jessica Torres; stepdaughter Wendy Hurley; father Eugene R. Brenner; sisters Susan Tsao and Joanne Brenner, and brother Richard Brenner. Memorial services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Kona Baptist Church. Casual attire. Flowers may be sent to the Kona Baptist Church. Private scattering of the ashes.

Ruena C. Montemayor, 31, of Makakilo died last Tuesday. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Alfred; parents Glicerio and Tita Callo, and sisters Aurelia Callo and Leilani Rodriguez. Eulogy: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Eulogy: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Noon at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. Family is requesting no plain black clothes.

Rose R. Naumu, 83, of Eleele, Kauai died Friday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by husband Leilehua; son Gerald; daughters Betty Mateo and Molly Knight; sister Mary Galaza, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

Kiharu Onishi, 90, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed operator of W. Onishi Ltd., died last Tuesday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by nieces and nephews. Private services.

Happy A. Oyamot, 69, of Kapaa, Kauai, an entertainer, died Feb. 19 in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Makaweli, Kauai. He is survived by wife Isabelle; children Alberto Oyamot Jr., Deborah Ann Ornellas, Richie "Happy" Taito and Paul J. Elibosang; brothers and sisters Dick, Marcie and Lucky Oyamot and Gloria Oyamot Albarado, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Catherine's Church in Kapaa. Call after 9 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Mariano Tela Reyes, 93, of Honolulu died Feb. 10 in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Cecilia; children Oscar, Lydia, Jesse and Mario; sisters Tranquilina Villamor and Benigna Viloria, eight grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Elaine B. Rohrer, 80, of Honolulu died Feb. 13 at home. She was born in Pennsylvania. She is survived by sons Richard L. II, Lance J. and Reed B.; two grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren and five stepgreat-grandchildren. Memorial services: 11:30 a.m. Monday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Donations suggested to the Soar with Roar Foundation, 735 Bishop St., Suite No. 302; Honolulu 96813 or the American Diabetes Association; 1500 S. Beretania St., Suite 111; Honolulu 96826.

Antonio G. Sagadraca, 91, of Honolulu died Feb. 12 in Leahi Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by brother Macario and sisters Tiburcia Jove, Maria Villanueva and Ciriaca Pascua. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Monday on Molokai.

John F. Silva Jr., 76, of Honolulu, a retired truck driver for H. Hironaka Trucking Co., died Feb. 6. He is survived by sons John III and Ford; daughters Vannette Auckerman, Georgette Silva and RoseMarie Silva; brothers Edmund and Ford, and 16 grandchildren. Services: 10:45 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Sueko "Betsy" Souza, 87, of Haleiwa a retired cafeteria worker for Haleiwa Elementary School, died Feb. 17. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by son Clifford; daughters Winona Silva and Patricia Matsumuro; brother Richard Yamashina; sisters Florence Miura and Margaret Kealoha; 23 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Max W. Starr, 52, of Honolulu died Thursday in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Detroit. He is survived by wife Linda W.L., and sisters Jettye Colbert and Jeanne Barnett. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Star of the Sea Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Cremation to follow.

Frank Takara, 72, of Honolulu, a mechanic for Clark Lift Pacific, died Feb. 10 in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in Westmorland, Calif. He is survived by wife Faye H.; son Cliff K.; daughter Jo-Ann K., and sisters Haruko and Masako. Private services.

Larry F. Tamura, 88, of Honolulu, a retired warehouseman for Theo Davies Co., died Feb. 18 in Nuuanu Hale. He was born in Waianae. He is survived by sons Alvin and Neal; daughter Gail Takushi, and six grandchildren. Private services.

Michael A. Williams, 41, of Wahiawa died Feb. 18 at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marina "Lapena"; brother George E.; sisters Martha Ann Toler and Dora J. Irvine, and mother Dorothy. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Gladys A. Yamabayashi, 84, of Honolulu, a retired food service handler at Kapiolani Children's Hospital, died Feb. 12 in the Convalescent Center of Honolulu. She was born in Kilauea, Kauai. She is survived by daughter Leilani Mashima; brother Masayoshi Taketa, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

Lottie Yamasaki, 88, of Honolulu died Thursday in Aloha Nursing and Rehab. She was born in New Bedford, Mass. She is survived by sons Allen Dawson and Robert Yamasaki; daughter Caryl Davidson; seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Aloha attire.

Marjorie L. Young Royer, 82, of Ewa Beach died Dec. 11 in Citrus Heights, Calif. She was born in Brooks, Minn. She is survived by daughter Cheryl Young-Weis and sister Cecil Pershern. Dedication of a bench in her memory: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Wahiawa Botanical Garden, California Street in Wahiawa.



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