Anna Faufata "Aunty Anna" Aruda, 91, of Kihei, Maui, a St. Theresa Church choir member, died July 19, 2003, in Hale Makua, Kahului. She also served in the Civil Air Patrol. She was born in Kuau, Maui. She is survived by sons Raymond Jr. and Bill, daughters Dorcas Stendell and Miriam Serrao, sisters Esther Zablan and Lucy Berrigan, 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Rosary: 9 a.m. tomorrow at St. Theresa's Church. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Maui Memorial Park.
Chieko Higa, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Lihue Plantation cook, died June 21, 2003, in Leahi Hospital. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by son Ross, sisters Misao Sasaki and Shizuko Suzuki, and two grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Tomoharu Thomas Ishikawa, 82, of Wailuku, a Wailuku Sugar Co. crop controller, died July 21, 2003, in Kula Hospital. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Elaine K.; son Clayton; daughter Irene Miyake; brothers Akira, Yoshishige, Kiyoshi and Tony; sisters Satoko Yamada, Molly Saito, Nobuko Otake and Nancy Motoyama; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Thursday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. A reception will follow. Burial: 9 a.m. Friday at Maui Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Alice Kala Kaeo, 86, of Honolulu, an usherette, died July 7, 2003, in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Kona. She is survived by husband Charles Jr., sons Shane P. and Harrison K., caregivers Sauifafo and Claudette Masoli, eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 8 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel, 2162 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 6 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Tsuruko Koide, 89, of Hilo, a Koide Print Shop typesetter, died July 10, 2003, in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Waiakea, Hawaii. She is survived by son Alan, daughter Y. Judith Hewey, sisters Kay Takashima and Yaeko Aburamen, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home Chapel. Call after 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Chung Sun Ma, 82, of Honolulu, a retired cook, died July 16, 2003, in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Chung Shan, China. He is survived by wife Kit Hing Lee, sons Shui Shun and Sui Chee, sister Oi Kwan Ma Lee and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Taoist services. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers.
Jerry Keli Malloe, 43, of Honolulu, a musician, died June 30, 2003, in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Charmaine; son Jerry Boy Jr.; daughters Mary E.K., Tiffany, Maile, Nadia and Chanel; mother Mary; hanai father Charles Kaeo; brothers James "Kimo," Joseph "Joey" and Jeremiah "Miah"; sisters Odetta "Lani" Hoomanawanui, Vicky "Malani" Anderson, Betty "Koko" Palakiko and Marilyn Stevens; and companion Napua Carveiro. Wake services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m.
Leonard Manguchei, 60, of Wailua Homesteads, Kauai, a retired plumber with Local 675, died July 17, 2003, in Molokai General Hospital. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by wife Marie Silva, daughters Maryanna Manguchei and BJ Hodges, mother Julia, brothers Leroy and Michael, and one grandchild. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire.
Glenn Kenneth Mowry, 82, of Kailua-Kona, a retired banker, died July 16, 2003, at home. He was born in Hoxie, Kan. He was also the executive vice president of Bank of California, chief financial officer of Safeway Stores International and president and chief executive officer of Pacific Union Bank and Trust in Menlo Park, Calif. He is survived by wife Jane, sons Kenneth B. and Scott, daughter Margaret Mowry Evans, sister Maridel Young, brother Dr. Gerald Mowry, seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. today at Christ Church Episcopal, Kealakekua. A reception will follow. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice of Kona.
Shizuko Nakano, 91, of Honolulu, died July 12, 2003, in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by son Herman; daughter Grayce; brother Masami Suzuki; sisters Sadako Suzuki, Rachel Rokui and Laura Ojiri; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Private services.
Robert Masaaki Nako, 87, of Honolulu, retired owner of the Peanut Shop, died July 19, 2003, in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mildred H.; sons Robert A., Allen and Gary; daughters Sandra Kinsfather and Janice Nako-Piburn; sister Haruko Oshiro; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Private services.
Riichi Noda, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Standard Oil bookkeeper, died July 8, 2003, in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born on Kauai. He is survived by wife Haruye; sons Gerald, Barney and Clyde; brother Sadaichi; sisters Setsuko Terui and Sueno Yamamoto; and five grandchildren. Private services.
Gertrude Shimae Oba, 88, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died July 15, 2003, in Leahi Hospital. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by son Lawrence, caregiver Frances, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Private services.
Godofredo C. "Fredo" Pascual, 95, of Waiehu Heights, Maui, a U.S. Army veteran during World War II, died July 10, 2003, at home. He was born in Lallo, Cagayan, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Jesusa R. "Jessie," adopted sons Audie and Ralph, and four grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman's Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. A luncheon will follow at the family residence. Casual attire.
Gerald Wayne Scofield, 60, of Kula, Maui, owner of Reforestation Nursery, died July 20, 2003, at home. He was born in Tacoma, Wash. He is survived by wife Lulu "Pat"; sons Christopher, McEvan, and Liam and Reese Thedford; daughter Felicity Womer; brother Stephen; sister Susan; ex-wife Anne Sharon Flynn; and three grandchildren. Services will be held during sunset today at Wailua Nui in Keanae.
Howard Lyons Stone, 76, of Denton, Texas, a U.S. Army veteran during World War II and retired education professor at Texas Women's University, died July 13, 2003, in Denton, Texas. He was born in Kuling, Kiangsi province, China. He is survived by wife Sarah Ulrich; daughter Sarah E.; sons Bernard R., Donald H., Benjamin E. and Stephen A.; sisters Margaret Moore and Mary Yahnker; 11 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Services will be held in Denton. Donations suggested to the Howard L. Stone Expanding Horizons Foundation, c/o Affiliated Bank, Attn: Marian Allison, 500 Harwood St., Bedford, TX 76021.
Robert Toshio "Bob" Tanaka, 81, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii Electric Light Co. shift supervisor, died July 15, 2003, at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Tsuyuko "Peggy," sons Randall and Dean, daughter Grace Tenn, hanai son Stanley Tanakaya, hanai daughter Ellen Miyatake, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Clara Tsuruko Teruya, 87, of Kahului, owner of New Maui Bakery and a Noda Supermarket employee, died July 13, 2003, in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Waiehu, Maui. She is survived by sons Edward H. and Garner; daughter Barbara Jean E. Nagasako; brothers Kiyoshi and Shigeru Kishimoto, Jin Takamiya and George Uechi; sisters Kimiko Tengan, Miyoko Kishimoto and Harriet S. Ito; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Private services.
Colleen Lazenby Weeks, 71, of Honolulu, a retired Home Health Care employee and certified nurses' aide, died July 10, 2003. She was born in Amarillo, Texas. She is survived by son Ronald Jones, daughter Marlene Jones-Skurtu and four grandchildren. Services: 1:30 p.m. at Light of Hope Ministries, 938 Waiakamilo Road. Casual or aloha attire.
John E. Williams, 63, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Navy chief petty officer and Hawaiian Electric Co. environmental scientist, died July 8, 2003. He was born in Virginia. He is survived by daughter Jodi L., parents Barbara L. and John E. Sr., and brother Thomas R. Scattering of ashes will be held Sunday at the Hawaii Yacht Club. Boarding will begin at 3:45 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice Center, 24 Puiwa Road, Honolulu 96817. Casual attire.
Kim Wissing, 49, of Hilo, will be remembered in services, 5 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 4:30 p.m. Wissing was found dead in his home on July 6, 2003, as a result of a house fire. Wissing was Prudential Securities' first vice president of investments and also a former Paine Webber broker in charge and vice president of investments in Hilo. He was born in Roseburg, Ore. He is survived by wife Diane K., son Chad, parents Neil and Donna, and brothers Jeffery and Greg. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hilo AYSO Region 274 Soccer League.
Pepito Idica Yagyagan, 63, of Waialua, owner of Yagyagan Builders and a general contractor, died June 27, 2003, in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Teppeng, Sinait, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Consuelo Y.; son Ronald; daughters Carydee Banks, Rowena Dela Cruz and Cheryl Yagyagan; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
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