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Obituaries
Monday, November 18, 2002


Joanna Ululani Adkins, 62, of Honolulu died Tuesday in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Richard Savitz; sons Richard Adkins, Alex Callia, Little Richard Adkins and John Savitz; daughters Bernadine Lino, Mary J. Morrison and Regina Barino; brother Herman Lino; sisters Lorraine Luis and Evelyn Brown; 24 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Call after 6 p.m.

Mike Benjamin Alo, also known as Mike Benjamin Masoli, 32, of Honolulu, a security guard, died Nov. 7 in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father the Rev. Sauifafo Masoli; mother Florence; stepmother Claudette Masoli; brothers Alva Luafalemana and Bernard Masoli; and sisters Doris Davis, Merle Macomber and Lou Ann Satele. Services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery, 2162 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 5 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

Leslie Dean Anjo, 51, of Pearl City, a Macy's department store employee, died Thursday in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Robert L., brother Robert M. and sisters Vanessa Buillard and Michelline Anjo. Mass: 9:45 Thursday at Saints Peter and Paul Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Abdon "Domingo" Nazaro Espiritu, 91, of Waipahu, a retired Castle and Cooke machine operator, died Oct. 26. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by son Donald; daughters Petronila "Cora" Pacada, Gloria Ganir and Cristina Sugai; brother Alejandro; and sister Agapita Nardo; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren. Rosary: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Church in Waipahu. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Frank Cruz Fraticelli Jr., 58, of Aiea died Tuesday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Gerry, sons Frank III and Jonah, three stepsons, daughters Astralita Carrino and Lisha Fraticelli, one stepdaughter, father Frank Sr., stepfather Richard Vegas, brother Sammy, 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Sweetheart Kealaula Harris, 65, of Mililani died Nov. 9 in Wahiawa General Hospital. She is also survived by sister Esther Watson and sons Gary and Bobby Harris. The mortuary provided incorrect information for an obituary published Saturday.

Darren Gene Hunt, 39, of Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii, a Puna Geothermal maintenance manager, died Wednesday in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in El Centro, Calif. He is survived by wife Wanphen, sons Matthew and Chris, daughter Ariel, mother Betty Howland, stepfather Carl Howland, brothers Marc and Todd and sister Cindy Schiada. Services: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Call after 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. Additional services to be held in San Diego. Casual attire.

Raul Shane Tesoro Kawamoto, 23, of Honolulu, a Cutter Mitsubishi and Pizza Hut employee, died Nov. 10 in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by son Mikah R. Angasy, parents Keith M. and Nena T. and brother Ryan S. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, 1330 Maunakea St. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Theresa Co-Cathedral Church, 712 North School St. Call after 8 a.m. Interment: 11 a.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Cemetery, 47-147 Waikalua Road, Kaneohe.

Charles Takeo Kawano, 93, of Honolulu, formerly of Molokai, a retired Aloha Airlines district sales manager, died Nov. 8 at home. He was born in Kapaa, Hawaii. He is survived by son Kenneth I., daughters Karen R. Koles and Carolene N. Neely, sister Hazel M. Imai and three grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Friday at Hawaii Baptist Academy Chapel, 21 Bates St. Casual attire. No flowers.

Randall Jung Hing Lee, 54, of Honolulu, owner of Chock's TV and Appliance Co., died last Monday in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Vivian, son Matthew, daughter Sara Ann, parents William and Mildred and sister Sue Ann. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Kaliko Kamakane Makepa-Burrows, infant son of parents Wolfred "Bruddah" and Debbie Makepa of Hauula, died Nov. 10. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by brothers Cory and Koapaka; sisters Sha-de, Shantel, Tihani and Teade; and grandparents Wolfred Makepa Sr., Pearl Clarke and Debra Burrows. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 6 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Saturday at the cemetery. Aloha attire.

Dan Masaru Masuda, 56, of Kapolei, a Contract Management Inc. operations manager, died Tuesday in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Julie G., sons Dane and Matt M., daughter Samantha A., father Shizuo, mother Wilhelmina H., brother Gary and one grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

Tomeko Nishimura, 82, of Honolulu, died Nov. 5 in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Donald, daughter Michele Hoffman, brother Saburo Yamashita and one grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Burial: 9 a.m. Saturday at Valley of the Temples. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hawaii Parkinson's Disease Association. Casual attire.

Max Oneha Sr., 90, of Kaneohe, a retired refuse collector, died Friday. He was born in Kapaa, Kauai. He is survived by sons Max Jr. and Harry; stepsons Charles Hassard, Raymond DelaCruz and Russell and Dallas Swain; daughters Rose Kapanui and Maxine Prudencio; stepdaughters Marylou Hassard, Charlotte Pakele, Dori DelaCruz, April Deguchi and Lorna Kalei; hanai daughter Abigail Heanu; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.

Donald Denichiro Onuma, 82, of Waialua, a retired Chevron Inc. machinist, died Tuesday. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Betty; son Glen; daughters Anne Hayashi, Ruby Yasumoto, Grace Mimaki and Karen Onuma; and five grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Joseph Niula Piko Sr., 80, of Honolulu, a retired merchant seaman, died Nov. 8 in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Waikapu, Maui. He is survived by wife Sophie Frances; companion Gladys Olmos; sons Kaleo and Clarence Olmos and Paul K. and Joseph N. Piko III; daughters Maureen Giron, Deidra Furtado, Laida Kalili-Piko and Rosemary Olmos; 36 grandchildren; and 39 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m.-noon Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Casual attire.

Henry "Red" Pundyke Sr., 81, of Kailua, a retired welder, died Nov. 10 in Kailua. He was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. He is survived by wife Alice E.; sons Michael and Henry Jr.; daughter Katherine Neves; sister Alice Pollack; brothers Alfred, John Jr. and Richard; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Additional services: noon Friday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Marie Davies Smith, 46, of Honolulu, a retired civil servant, died Nov. 5 in Tripler Army Medical Center. She was born in Tucson, Ariz. She is survived by husband Jeffrey; son Mark; daughter Stacie; brother Michael Davies; and sisters Joanne Lawrence, Carol Brooks and Toni L. Davies. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Fleet Reserve Association, 891 Valkenburgh. Casual attire.

Wallace "Wally" Sadao Sumida, 81, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii at Manoa employee, died Wednesday. He was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. He is survived by wife Elsie Y.; son Craig K.; daughters Jenny E. Nakamura and Diane S.S. Ho; sisters Natsue Kazumura, Evelyn Kikuta, Eleanor Motoda and Marian Takesue; and seven grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary, east chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.

Wilfred Kam Choi Tang, 82, of Honolulu, a retired state worker, died Nov. 4 in Malama Ohana at Kaiser. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Raymond and Edwin and sisters Rose Tam and Violet Miyashiro. Services: noon Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Matsutaro Tsuda, 97, of Honolulu, a retired M. Otani Co. wholesale fish dealer, died Nov. 10 in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Kawailoa. He is survived by daughters June Kakigi, Dagmar Uehara, Jane Tsuda and Jean Nakahodo; brother Rikio; sisters Ethel Sumida, Amy Ogawa and Jean Puckett; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Adrienne T. Ueki, 76, of Waipahu, a retired U.S. government secretary, died Nov. 4. She was born in Laie. She is survived by brother Kazuma and sister Dorothy H. Fuse. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.

John Masenai Yin, 64, of Honolulu, a retired handyman, died Thursday in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Laos. He is survived by wife Anna; son Anthony; daughter Karmen McDowell; sisters Mo Laung, Mo Shen and Mo Song; and two grandchildren. Buddhist services: noon-2 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Cremation to follow. No flowers.

Toyoko Kuwahara Yoshikawa, 97, of Honolulu, a retired waitress, died Oct. 28. She was born in Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Betty Y. Takahashi, sisters Esther Fujii and Hazel Fujihana, one grandchild and two great-grandchildren. Private services.



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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