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Obituaries
Wednesday, April 16, 2003


Daryl Jean "D.J." Kaiulani Aiwohi, 66, of Kuliouou, Hawaii, a retired secretary for a Honolulu Police Department assistant chief, died Sunday in Ewa Beach. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by husband Herbert Y., son Keith K., daughters Carla M. Conway and Joan M. Luckey, and six grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kahala Ward, 4847 Kilauea Ave. Call after 8:30 a.m. Luncheon to follow. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Alice Yuk Moy Au, 90, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died Sunday in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Wallace, brother Chew Ki Chun and sister Ellen Hee. Taoist services: 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Paul Hukiku Brede Sr., 61, of Anahola, Kauai, a Grayline Hawaii mechanic, died Friday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. He is survived by wife Josephine; sons Paul H. Jr., Clyde H., Scott K. and Preston K.; daughter Jolyn P. Borden; brothers William Jr. and Wayson L.; sisters Mary Aranio and Hazel Aki; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: noon Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kapaa Ward. Call after 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire.

Juana Cabbab Cantorna, 82, of Vallejo, Calif., formerly of Hawaii, died March 29. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren. The mortuary provided incorrect information for an obituary published Monday.

Wai Loong Chu, 79, of San Francisco, formerly of Honolulu, died last Wednesday in South San Francisco. She was born in Lima, Peru. She is survived by sons Kiu On, Richard K.K. and Edmund Chu; daughter Maureen K.F. Parker; a sister; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 2 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Wayne Emielita, 47, of Wailua, Kauai, owner of Mr. Window, died last Wednesday in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Fullerton, Calif. He is survived by wife Nancy, mother Helen, father Led, brother Paul and sister Summer Reeves. Celebration of life: 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Emielita residence, 257 Molo St., Kapaa. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Kauai Museum, Kauai Humane Society, KKCR radio station or Kauai Hospice.

Marguerite Shipley Gilpin, 86, of Honolulu, died Saturday at home. She was born in Minnesota. She is survived by brother Albert L. Shipley Jr. Services: 8:30 a.m. Friday at Outrigger Canoe Club. Scattering of ashes to follow.

Jack Kojin Gushiken, 87, of Wailuku, a retired Maui Police Department major and a U.S. Army veteran who served in World War II, died Saturday in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Sugiko, sons Mark and Wayne, daughter Lynn Krieg and seven grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Monday at Iao Congregational Church. Call after 4 p.m. Reception to follow. Burial: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

Robert Wright Han, 40, of Pearl City, an Oahu Community Correctional Center adult corrections officer, died March 26 at home. He was born in Japan. He is survived by brother Ronald P. Jr. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Herbert K. Huihui, 67, of Salinas, Calif., a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, died Jan. 28. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Mary McKeague; sons Herbert Jr., Hyman, Hercules, Hannibal, Hiram and David; daughters Hannah Apolo and June and Grace Huihui; brothers Henry and Abel; sister Rachel; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Graveside services: 1 p.m. April 25 at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.

Walter Kalaweloilehua Kanahele, 34, of Niihau, a ranch hand for Niihau Ranch, died Friday at the Queen's Medical Center. He was born on Niihau. He is survived by wife Denise K.; sons Walter K. Jr., Tyler K. and Timothy E.K.; daughters Terry L. and Shalea K.; brothers Isaac A., Asela N. and Dean K.; and sisters Yolanda K. and Valentina K. Kanahele and Doris N. Niau. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Kekaha Hawaiian Cemetery. Casual attire.

Takashi Kawamoto, 88, of Lahaina, a Pioneer Mill Co. machinist, died Sunday at home. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by wife Yoneko; son Roy; and sisters Matsue Oshijima, Kiyoko Nushida and Frances Nishida. Services: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission.

Emaline "Ema" Leinaala Kepaa, 64, of Hauula, a nurse, died March 30 in Las Vegas. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Harold K. Jr.; daughters Rochelle K. Kepaa-Kanagusuku and Michelle K.K. Badua; brother George G. Silva Jr.; sisters Margaret M. Bailey, Mary Lou Earll and Barbara J. and Mae J. Silva; and 13 grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha and casual attire. No flowers.

Bong-Gum Kim, 92, of Honolulu, died Sunday in Ka Punawai Ola. Mass: 11:30 a.m. today at St. Pius X Catholic Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. The mortuary provided incorrect information for an obituary published yesterday.

Kenneth "Charley" H. Kuroiwa, 85, of Waialua, a retired Waialua Sugar Co. welder, died April 7 in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Hideko "Marian"; sons Wade, Les and Gene; daughter Rene Iwasaki; brother Kiyoji; sisters Janet Hirayama and Jean Hirata; and six grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Alma Florence Locy, 85, of Kahului, a salesclerk, died yesterday in Hale Makua in Kahului. She was born in Idaho. She is survived by son Ronald McCavin, daughter Dawn Tanaka and four grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Lodge Maui.

Steven Duc Ly, 42, of Honolulu, died Sunday at home. He was born in Vietnam. He is survived by wife Joanna D.; daughters Jeannie and Amy; father Quay C.; brothers Trieu K., Quang K. and Hung K.; and sisters Phung K., Loan K., Khanh K., Hoa K. and Le K. Services: 8:30 a.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Mortuary. Cremation to follow.

Gary Rikio "Naka" Nakagawa, 51, of Hilo, a Hawaii Dredging carpenter, died Sunday in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sandra "Aunty Sandi" K. Claveria; sons Titus Nakagawa and Marcus Hanson; daughters Ashley and Lisa-Ann Nakagawa and Keonali Hutley; brother Tom; and two grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. Call after 5 p.m. Additional services: 7 p.m. April 25 and 10 a.m. April 26 at New Hope Christian Fellowship in Hilo. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Homelani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Uto Omine, 100, a retired poultry farmer, died last Wednesday in Ann Pearl Nursing Facility. She was born in Okinawa. She is survived by daughters Shigeko Tomei, Nancy Tome and Midori Liesenberg; sisters Shizu and Tomi Oshiro; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Clayton Don Tano, 49, of Kaneohe, died Friday in Kaiser Medical Center. He is also survived by mother Flora Mabida. The mortuary provided additional information for an obituary published yesterday.

Catalina Visitacion, 89, of Kaumakani, Kauai, a homemaker, died April 6 in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home. She was born in Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by son Henry; daughters Precie Mendoza, Terry Rabilas and Annie Medeiros; 11 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Hanapepe Public Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

Paul Seichi Yamashiro, 67, of Kahului, a retired Luana Gardens apartments groundsman, died April 6 at home. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by brother Richard, sister Naomi Uehara and hanai sister Aimee Yatsushiro. Services: 4 p.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. Reception to follow.

Susan "Sky" K. Young, 35, of Spanaway, Wash., died April 6. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by mother Helen L.; brothers John H., David, Melvin, Mervin, Clinton and Rodney; and sisters Lauretta Kaukani, Jennifer Cook, Haunani Kaili and Patricia "Lei" Young. Services: 1 p.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kalaheo, Kauai. Call after 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaiian Cemetery in Hanapepe. 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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