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Obituaries

Monday, April 23, 2001


Margaret C.N. Chock-Ng, 80, of Honolulu, died April 8 in California. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Debra A. Ng and Bonnie L. Ng-Emmons, sister Virgie C.H. Chun, brother Dr. Clifford K.W. Chock and two grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Oahu Cemetery.

Robert Fernando Sr., 71, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired Hamakua Sugar Plantation truck driver, died April 15 in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Miriam; son Robert Jr.; daughters Corrine Fernando and Jodi Ballesteros; brothers Raymond Cabote Sr. and Neil Cabote; sisters Isabella "Bella" Cabote, Sylvia Boldwyn, Jane Yanos and Doris Ah Loy; father Paulino Cabote and three grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Tsutome Kawakone, 85, of Honolulu, died Friday at home. She was born in Aiea. She is survived by husband Howard; sons Kenneth K. and Calvin K.; daughter Florence Haley; brothers Yasuhiko, Yoshinobu, Yoshio and Rosei Shinsato; sister Sueko Hashimoto; one grandchild and one great-grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.

John Robert Mc Lean, 58, of Honolulu, a former hotel manager, died April 15 in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Missouri. He is survived by companion Thomas Souza, mother Mary Brungardt and sister Rosemary Perrin. Services were private.

Felicidad Cabico Montero, 73, of Honolulu, died April 14 in Queen's Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Salvador Sr., daughter Delia, son Salvador Jr., brother Felipe Cabico, sister Consuelo Cabico and three grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Additional services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John The Baptist Church. Burial: Noon Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire.

Jane Mitsue Morikawa, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed beautician doing business as Jane's Beauty Center, died April 16 at home. She was born in Makawao, Maui. She is survived by companion Edward Suzuki; son Dr. Keith; daughters Carol Sato and Ida Evans; brothers Winston, Ronald, Calvin, Dr. Willard, Harrison and Dr. Wilfred Miyahira; sisters Clara Tamashiro, Eleanor Arakawa and Thelma Oshiro; and three grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Katherine Sawako Nagafuchi, 82, of Honolulu, a retired foreperson at Dole Cannery, died Wednesday in Straub Clinic and Hospital. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Sonia Harada and Joanne Oba, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Yaeko "Amy" Nagahara, 78, of Honolulu, a cafeteria worker at the University of Hawaii, died April 10. She was born in Hanalei, Kauai. She is survived by daughters Alice Warner and Caren DeMeo, brother James Murakami and two grandchildren. Services were private.

Helen Tsuneko Seo, 79, of Kailua, retired owner of Helen's Barber Shop, died Thursday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Tadao; daughters Cora Seo-Miyakawa, Cindy Seo-Shiraki and Cari Uesugi; sisters Grace Akita, Nancy Fujihara and Alice Iwamoto; brothers Norman and Charles Kawauchi; and seven grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Interment: 2 p.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

Masato Sugihara, 89, of Honolulu, a retired lieutenant colonel for the Hawaii National Guard, died Tuesday at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son William W., daughter Jo Ann T. Schutte, brother Dr. Clarence, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary Chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.

Shigeru "Fred" Tamura, 93, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died April 13 in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by daughter Colleen, brothers Akira and Masaru, and sisters Harriet Haase and Sue Kawai. Services were private.

Stanley Mitsunobu Tanaka, 83, of Honolulu, a retired state Board of Agriculture employee, died Wednesday in St. Francis Hospice West. He was born in Lawai Stable, Kauai. He is survived by wife Emily M., sons Matthew and Michael, daughter Joanne Spurlock and sisters Judy and Beatrice. Services: 4 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Aloha attire.

Amy Misao Yamaguchi, 81, of Honolulu, a retired title specialist for Island Title, died Tuesday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Edith Ishibashi. No services.

Flora Satsuki "Sachan" Yamashita, 73, of Honolulu, a retired payroll clerk for Bishop Estate, died April 16. She is survived by husband Keigo, daughter Karen N. Yamamoto, brother Kiyoshi Hidaka, sisters Muriel Hashimoto and Doris Chikamoto, and a grandchild. Services were private.



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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