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Obituaries
Saturday, March 23, 2002


Jacinta Galapon Bolosan, 96, of Haleiwa, a retired Dole Co. employee, died Sunday. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by sons John, Alejandro, Bernardo Jr., James, Lawrence, Daniel, Gerald and Jeffery; daughters Florence Marcos and Beatrice Park; 35 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Michael's Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers. Aloha attire.

Raynette Waialani Brown, 48, of Indianapolis, a cashier/sales clerk, died Tuesday in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Elizabeth K. Taylor, brothers Roy W. Jr. and Scott Taylor, and sister Viravon Scott. Services: noon today at the Salvation Army. Call after 10 a.m. Casual attire.

Edwin M. Caldeira Sr., 69, of North Las Vegas, a boiler technician for the federal government, died Tuesday at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Martha K.; daughters Kathleen H. Andrews, Karen L. Troyar, Jessie M. Saulson, Judy N. Cooper, Cindy Rojas and Lisa C. Allan; son Edwin M. Jr.; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Out-of-state services.

Joseph Polpol Colotario, 86, of Kaneohe, a retired Pearl Harbor civilian naval base police officer, died March 16 in Honolulu. He was born in Hawi, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Corazon; sons Joseph, Charles, Joel, Simon, and Daniel Ugbinada; daughters Carmen Burkett and Carmelita Meigs; sisters Catalina Resmundo and Lebrada Serondo; 16 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Ann's Catholic Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

Margaret Pettibone Dickie, 86, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Army major and a Tripler Army Medical Center registered nurse, died March 5 in Honolulu. She was born in Great Falls, Mont. She is survived by sisters Katherine Swanson and Marian Pettibone. Memorial services: 3 p.m. Thursday at Arcadia Retirement Residence.

Alexander "Alex" Panilagao Gaheton, 66, of Honolulu, died Wednesday in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Soledad; son Master Sgt. Alexander P. II; daughters Demeter Williams and Gina M. Gaheton; and sisters Anita Morgan, Caroline Batalon, Trinidad N. Kaonohi, Adeline P. Gia- quinto, Gertrude T. Obrien, Evangeline L. Fox and Gloria L. Gaheton. Memorial Mass: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Philomena Church, 3300 Ala Laulani St. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

Clarice Susan Horgan, 88, of Helena, Mont., a retired registered nurse, died Thursday in Helena. She was born in Veblin, S.D. She is survived by son Daniel, brother Dr. Allen Olson and three grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Burial: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

Juanita Guerrero Kapu, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Meadow Gold Dairy switchboard operator, died Wednesday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Sam Jr.; daughters J. "Carol," L. "Nani" Chan and C. "Dutchie" Saffrey; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Services: noon Friday at Diamond Head Memorial Park Mortuary Chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m.

Sherree Mae K. Lonnon, 46, of Kaneohe, a bank teller, died March 15 in Kaneohe. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Frank Jr.; son Ryan; daughter Nicole; mother Matilda Lee; brothers Herbert Allen Jr., Mark, and Fred Lee and George Waikola; and sisters Rae Ann Leong, Cindy Au, Nanette Laa, Raenette Aono, and Kathy, Cheryl and Mary Alice Lee. Services: 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 8 a.m. Committal services: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.

Kimiko Miyaji, 88, of Hilo, a retired AFLAC agent, died Sunday in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Robert, daughters Margaret Urata and Judith Miyaji, brothers Richard and Stanley Watanabe, sister Hideko Umoto and two granchildren. Services held.

Miu Lang Lonokahikina Mulligan, 62, of Waimanalo, a travel agent, died March 14 in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Melvin and Joey, daughters Andrea and Pua, father Franklin Baker Jr., brothers Gene and Kanaina Baker, and two grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday and 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Tuesday and 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples.

Vivian Snyder, 72, of Princeville, a registered nurse, died Thursday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Illinois. She is survived by husband Elmer; sons Matt, Mark and Michael; daughter Mary B. Cross; sister Marlene Houck; and eight grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Sylvester's Church in Kilauea. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Catherine's Church Adopt a Student Program.

Alice Haruno Tanaka, 84, of Honolulu, died March 8 in St. Francis Hospice-West. He is survived by son Fred. Incorrect information was printed in an obituary published Thursday.

Shirley Jean Thorne, 67, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died Wednesday. She was born in Fort Bragg, Calif. She is survived by daughters Karen Sidler and Raylene Pyrdol, son Gary, four grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Ashes will be scattered off of Waikiki Beach.

Agnes Matsue Hara Uyeda, died in Honolulu. Incorrect information was printed in an obituary published Thursday.

Miriam Lillian Wright, 69, of Pearl City, a former employee of Waimano Home, died March 14 in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son William E. III, daughter Betty Ann K., brothers Harold E. and Thomas M. DeMello, and sisters Florence M. Yomes and Rosemary E. Moniz. Services: noon Wednesday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Eun Hye Yi, 16, of Honolulu, a Kaimuki High School student, died March 16. She is survived by parents Chong Pill and In Ja Yi, brother Myoung "David" Ho and paternal grandparents Albert and Esther Wong. Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Korean Presbyterian Church of Honolulu. Burial: 1 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.



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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