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Obituaries
Saturday, November 17, 2001


Milton Everette Abrahams, 93, of Waipahu, died Oct. 31. He was born in Wayne, Kan. He is survived by cousin Helen Williams. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Elks BPOE Lodge 616, 2933 Kalakaua Ave.

Josefa Amorin, 82, of Ewa Beach, died Nov. 3. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Tomas, sons Dino and Bart, daughters Lee Woodard and Jane Baliares, sisters Louisa Atrigenio and Juliana Oliva, 12 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. Wake: 7 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Hattie A. Asuncion, 44, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a farmer, died Nov. 2 at home. She was born in Kona. She is survived by sons Luke and David Ault; mother Mary; brothers Segundo, Christopher, Chito, Paul, Chico, Clarence, Eddie and Albert, and Mariano Naldoza; sister Jane Raiford; and two grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. next Saturday at the Old Airport Pavilion No. 2. Musical instruments and potluck welcome. Call Jai Asuncion at 329-8649 for more information.

Martin Bergonia, 69, of Kapaa, Kauai, a maintenance worker for the Marriott, Kauai Surf and the Westin, died Sunday at home. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Nenita Dugay; daughter Sherilynn; son Anthony; brothers Frederico, Julian, Victoriano and Bienvenido; and sisters Marciana Ballesteros, Lapaz Fisher and Isabella Julian. Services: 11 a.m. Monday at St. Catherine's Church, Kapaa. Call 9-10:30 a.m. Burial: Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

Angela Andaya Cabuslay, 72, of Honolulu, died Nov. 9. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Ignacio Cachola and daughter Cherrylin "Linda." Services: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Monday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Agustin "Poling" Alipio Calantoc, 68, of Waianae, a musician for the Juanitez Orchestra, died Sunday. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Elvira; sons Wilfredo, Percival, Loreto and Marlon; daughters Nieva Deocares and Melba Maturan; and 14 grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call 6-9 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Nancy Guillermo Corpuz, 90, of Waipahu, a retired employee for Pearl Harbor Navy Exchange, died Nov. 8. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Pedro; sons Pedro Jr., James, Fernando "Andoi," Danny and Remigio "Meho"; daughter Cynthia Martinez; brother Nicanor Guillermo; sister Castora Suero; 19 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Josiah Richard Lawrence Dalida, infant son of Dwayne and Heidi of Waipahu, died Tuesday in Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by brothers Dwayne Jr. and Dwight; sisters Christina and Marche; grandparents Tiodolo, Kathleen and Harry, and Richard and Norma Ambler; and great-grandmothers Maryanne Switzer and Hannah Banggo. No services.

Fumiko "Nancy" Emoto, 78, of Pearl City, died Tuesday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Ronald, daughter Karen, brother Thomas Kozuma and sisters Beatrice Nishimura, Mildred Omura, Edna Ikeda and Ethel Suganuma. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Casual attire.

Dorothy E. Farmer, 86, of Honolulu, a retired secretary, died Nov. 9 in Leeward Integrated Health Services. She was born in Lancaster, Penn. She is survived by son James, daughter Susan Saarela, sister Nancy Lupton, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. No services.

Margaret V. Freitas, 77, of Honolulu, died Thursday in Honolulu. She was born in Kailua. She is survived by daughters Renee Tougher, Judy McDonough and Faye Landfair; stepson Charles "Kalani" Kahahawai; and six grandchildren. Private services.

Apolonia Navalta Gonzaga, 79, of Wahiawa, died Nov. 9. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by brother Eusebio Navalta, nephew and caregiver Pablo Navalta, a granddaughter and two great-grandchildren. Services: noon Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Joseph Kimokeo Hamakua Jr., 84, of One Alii, Molokai, a former painter for Imperial Paints and the Department of Health, Kalaupapa, died Sunday in Kaunakakai. He was also a stevedore winch operator for McCabe-Hamilton and a retired mechanic for the Department of Health, Kalaupapa. He was born in Kalaupapa. He is survived by wife Luana; sons Kanuimanu, Kimokea and Kamuela "Bogie," and Pitone Liu; daughters Mahinalani Ratliff, Marcella Spencer, Camellia Hamakua-Napoleon, Philette Hamakua-Ling, Poniala Yamamoto, Kawehilani Lactaoen, Iolani Kuoha and Ululani Makue, and Momilani and Joenetta "Cookie"; sister Alma Gonsalves; 34 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. this morning at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kalamaula. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Kanakaloloa Cemetery, Hoolehua.

Adrienne DeWitt Jumper, 59, of One Alii, Molokai, died Nov. 6 at home. She was born in Modesto, Calif. She is survived by husband Jeffery; son Michael Hunter; daughters Natalie Tyree, Debbie Annette Berndt and Cheryl Denise Vernon; brothers Charles and Robert DeWitt; sisters Reanette Tisdale, Roseanne Hafen and Linda Lindley; mother Beatrice "Betty" DeWitt; and 14 grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Kalaiakamanu Hou Church Hall, Kalamaula.

Thomas Minoru Kudo, 87, of Kualapuu, Molokai, died Monday in Kaunakakai. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Helen, son Thomas, daughter Catherine Wilcox, sister Florence Iwamoto, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary, Honolulu. Services: 9 a.m. next Saturday at the Molokai Soto Mission, Kaunakakai.

Victor Jerald Kukahiko, 62, of Keaukaha, Hawaii, a retired electrical and industrial engineer for Pauline & Harnischfeger, died Wednesday in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Chad, Denny and Vincent; daughters Nani Kyota, Becky Luna, Yvonne Kukahiko-Powell and Elizabeth; brothers Edward, Gordon and Isaac; sisters Isabelle L. Knutson and E. Maile Akimseu; and 11 grandchildren. Call 6-9 p.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kilauea Ward. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Call after 8 a.m. Casual or aloha attire. No flowers.

Louise Lei Roselani McKee, 72, of Honolulu, a Hawaiian studies teacher, died last Saturday in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by sons Conkling Jr., Tasman, William and Jon; daughter Cynthia Kepa; mother Alice K. Kufferath; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Call 7-9 p.m. Monday at Kawaiahao Church. Services: noon Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

Clara M. Mishima, 77, of Honolulu, a retired supervisor for the state Department of Labor & Industrial Relations, died Wednesday at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Joseph, sons Wayne and Morris, daughter Jo-Lyn Nakamura, sister Muriel Yoshimoto and four grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Committal services: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Inurnment to follow. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Irene Wong Moy, 95, of Honolulu, died Sunday. She was born in Hanapepe, Kauai. She is survived by daughters Marjorie Tong, Priscilla Miller and Audrey Chun; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Call 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Grave site services: 10:45 a.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park. No flowers.

Deborah May Nasario, 45, of Pahoa, Hawaii, died Wednesday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by hanai daughter Georgette "Christy"; mother Emilia; sisters Yvonne Rigal and Diane Carvalho; brothers Joseph Jr., Ronald, Dennis, Edward and Steven; and caregiver Sarah Borges. Services: 10 a.m. this morning at Kalihi Kingdom Hall No. 1. Call after 9 a.m. Services: 3 p.m. at Paradise Park Kingdom Hall at Keaau Pahoa Congregation. Call after 2 p.m.

Clinton Kamahele Pawn, 58, of Honolulu, died Sunday. She is survived by mother Betty Yoshizawa, stepfather Seiji Yoshizawa, brother John, half brother Farron Fonoimoana, stepbrothers Kenneth and Barry Yoshizawa, and stepsister Lillian Yoshizawa and Helene Shiigi. Services: 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

George Hideo Tamura, 73, of Kamiloloa, Molokai, died Tuesday in Molokai General Hospital. He was born in Hoolehua. He is survived by wife Leslie, son Todd, brothers Albert and Robert, and sisters Florence Kaneshiro, Elaine Salvatore, Violet Mitsunaga and Catherine Okamoto. Services: 11 a.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kalamaula. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kapaakea Cemetery.



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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