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Obituaries
Friday, June 28, 2002


Jack Wyatt / Free-lance recreation writer



Sarah Look Moi Chang, 87, of Honolulu died Tuesday in Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by sons Ronnie and Steve; daughter Lorna Lin; brother Edward Ching; sisters Grace Yap, Clara Ho and Katherine Loo; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Mass: 2:30 p.m. Monday at Star of the Sea Church. Call after 1:30 p.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Carmen Parangan Domingo, 61, of Kilauea, Kauai, a Kilauea agronomics truck driver and guava sorter, died yesterday at home. She was born in Kauai. She is survived by husband Catalino Sr.; sons Stanley and Catalino Jr.; daughters Lita, Carlina, Leane and Sheena; hanai daughter Marlene Chun; sister Kainani Soares; brother Edwards Parangan; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Mass: 3 p.m. Tuesday at St. Sylvesters Catholic Church. Call after 1 p.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.

Manual Enos, 72, of Waialua died June 18. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by sisters Annie Gebo, Beatrice Caniete and Violet Correa. Services: 9:30 a.m. at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 10 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Mary Baguio Gurrobat, 79, of Honolulu died Monday. She was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Tomas; sons Pacifico P. Jr. and Orlando Paulo, Joseph Tadifa and Jose, Thomas G. Jr., Raymond C., Tyrone P. Gurrobat; daughters Angie Haramoto, Catherine Reynon and Yolanda C. Ino-celda; sisters Florence Duran and Wilma Makilan; 28 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples.

Robert Patrick Henaghan, 41, of Mililani, a Hale Koa Hotel assistant chief engineer, died Monday. He was born in Long Island, N.Y. He is survived by wife Johanna, son Bobby, daughter Jennifer, brothers Peter and John, and sister Dottie Riech. Mass: 11 a.m. Monday at St. John Apostle and Evangelist Church. Inurnment: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual and Aloha attire. No flowers.

Abraham Nehemia Kaloa, 73, of Pearl City, a Hickam Air Force Base warehouse supervisor, died Sunday in Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Josephine, son Nelson "Kelii," daughter Leona "Puanani" Agni and five grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Additional services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

Patrick Shigeo Kawano Sr., 71, of Molokai died Saturday in Molokai General Hospital. He was born in Kaunakakai. He is survived by sons Keith and Patrick Kawano; daughters Nina-Lehua Kan-Hai and Adrienne, Candace-Loni and Tiana Kawano; brothers Richard "Dao" and Nelson "Aki"; sister Puanani "Kachan"; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation: 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Saint Sophia Catholic Church in Kaunakakai. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 7 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Cemetery in Manawainui, Molokai.

Hachiro Kuroyama, 85, of Hilo, a retired journeyman carpenter, died Sunday in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Waimea, Hawaii. He is survived by son Gary, daughter Evelyn K. Young, sisters Tsuino Yoshiki and Misao Nishijima and two grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Cremation to follow at Homelani Crematory. Casual attire. No flowers.

David Earl Lamphere, 77, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, owner of Kona Natural Foods and a veteran of U.S. Navy, died June 15 at home. He was born in Long Beach, Calif. He is survived by wife Elaine F., son David, daughters Diane Jacobson and Karen Lamphere, stepsons Richard and Charles Flack, stepdaughters Gloria Flack-Boggs and Donalene Dillon and seven grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Monday at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery, Queen Kaahumanu Highway 19, Mile 89, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Donations suggested to Navy Memorial, 701 Pennsylvania Ave. North West Suite 123, Washington D.C. 20004-2608 or ALS-MDA, c/o David E. Lamphere, 210 Ward Ave. Suite 222, Honolulu 96814.

Violet Yoshiko Matsumoto, 78, of Wahiawa died June 20. Donations suggested to your favorite charity. Incorrect information was printed in an obituary published yesterday.

Albert Kanui Moiha, 68, of Mililani, employed by the city Wastewater Division, died June 19. He was born in Kipahulu, Maui. He is survived by wife Cynthia; daughter Charlotte Hammock; brothers Antone, Laurence and Henry; sisters Rachel Kanekoa, Cecilia Delos Santos and Priscilla Matsuoka; and three grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.

Kelie Nana Nakamitsu, 32, of Honolulu, a United Parcel Service supervisor, died last Friday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by father John, brothers Aaron and Alan and sister Robin Kakugawa. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Douglas Kiyoshi Okabayashi, 53, of Kailua, a sales representative, died last Friday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Barbara, son Edward Tyler, daughter Cori and brothers Rodney and Brian. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Makiki Christian Church. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Motoe Ruth Okimoto, 95, of Napili, Maui, died Sunday in Hale Makua, Wailuku. She was born in Kealakekua, Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by sons James and Ernest, daughter Erma Ota, brother Larry Shimizu, eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call after 4 p.m. Burial: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Maui Memorial Park.

Alice Cleo Akwai Pang, 91, of Honolulu died Saturday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Ed Pang; daughter Natalie Pfeifer; brother Clarence Akwai; sisters Helen Akwai, Minnie A. Luke and Frances A. Soon; and one grandchild. Services: 11:15 a.m. Wednesday at Community Church of Honolulu, 2345 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 10:15 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Nuuanu Memorial Park. Donations suggested to Hospice House Residence in Kailua. Aloha attire.

Peter R. Papworth, 64, of Pearl City, a Campbell High School teacher, died Tuesday. He was born in Japan. He is survived by aunt Dorothy Burke; uncle Edmund Burke; cousins Edmund, Martha and Thomas Burke. Services pending.

Marie Lucas Souza, 91, of Hilo, a retired Savemore Supermarket dry goods manager, died Saturday in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Kaiwiki, Hawaii. She is survived by brothers Joseph and John Lucas, hanai son Reginald C. Keyes, and sister Helen Cann. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. Donations suggested to St. Joseph School.

Patricia "Patsy" K. Tacang, 59, of Kaneohe, an employee with McDonalds in Waikiki, died Wednesday in Ewa Beach. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by daughters Mabellyne Makekau and Violet Tacang; sisters Connie Kekua and Beatrice Primacio; brothers Ernest "Bino" Darisay and Albert and Herbert Fermantez; and two grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 6 p.m. Private inurnment of ashes to be done at a later date.

Erik Yoshito Tamashiro, 17, of Honolulu died May 28. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Leslie and Gail, brother Lance and grandfather Tadashi Matsukawa. Private services. Donations suggested to Erik Tamashiro Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o 1000 Bishop Street Suite 1000, Honolulu 96813.

Anna Marie Ventura, 44, of Hilo, a homemaker, died Sunday in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son IsaacVon Mangauil; daughters Justina C. N. Sharpe and TrinityAnn and StephanieMarie Mangauil; father Matthew "Mackey" Medeiros; stepfather Emelio Acia Sr., brother Milton, sisters Ida Grace, Katherine Oberg, BettyJane "Wendy" Ahnee and Vyonne Alip; and nine grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

Yasuji Yoshimura, 44, of Japan, a copy writer for an advertising agency, died Sunday in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Japan. He is survived by wife Etsuko, son Chihaya and mother Hitoshi. Services held.



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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