Thomas Abdul Jr., 77, of Volcano, Hawaii, a Hickam Air Force Base retiree, died July 20, 2003, in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rosalinda G. Cahill; sons Earl, Michael, William, Richard and Jerome; brother Donald; sister Leilani Zinsman; and six grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Thursday at Hilo Seventh-day Adventist Church, 162 Kapiolani St. Call after 6 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Antonio Autintico "Tony" Ancog, 69, of Waipahu, a retired U.S. Postal Service employee and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served in the Vietnam War, died July 18, 2003, in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Luz C.; sons Kevin Ancog and Ryan S. Beard-Ancog; daughters Diana Ancog-O'Gara and Peggy Ancog; former wife Caroline A.; brothers Joel and Evan Vizmanos; father Maximo Vizmanos; sisters Florence Pagaduan, Connie Pastor, Nancy Inciong and Nona Yanagihara; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Services held. Incomplete information was published in Wednesday's obituary.
Sinery Aritos, 54, of Mililani, a Wackenhut security officer, died July 19, 2003, in Honolulu. He was born in Nama Island, Chuuk, the Federated States of Micronesia. He is survived by wife Tachie; sons Jackary Siales and Sinery Jr. and Michael Aritos; daughters Amanda Aritos, Techie Elson and Alin and Apia Siales; and six grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Wednesday at Church of the Crossroads. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
William De Luz Sr., 67, of Paauilo, Hawaii, a retired Hamakua Sugar Co. cane truck driver, died July 12, 2003, in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Paauilo. He is survived by wife Alice; son William Jr.; daughters Beverly Hiraoka and Stephanie Ahuna; brothers Anthony, Abraham, Daniel, Milton and Roger; sisters Helen Figuera, Alice Serrao, Margaret Mattos, Mildred Kelly, Geraldine Tavares and Bernadette Ferreira; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Paauilo. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Kalopa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.
Julian De Silva, 82, of Honolulu, died July 21, 2003, in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by children Jackie King, Julian C. De Silva Jr. and Delrene Marrotte Sr.; brothers Herbert, Bernard, Anthony and George; sisters Lillian Ross and Mary Kekahuna; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Robert "BOB" Shepherd Foulds, 58, of Honolulu, a Department of Veterans Affairs service center manager, died July 23, 2003. He was born in Pennsylvania. He is survived by mother Stewart; son William; daughter Kimberly; sisters Carolyn, Juliet and Barbara; and brothers David and Daniel. Services: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Valley of the Temples. Call after noon. Burial in Florida at a later date. Casual attire. No flowers.
Epifanio "Sarge" Funtanilla, 84, of Waipahu, a retired U.S. Army veteran, died July 15, 2003, at home. He was born in San Esteban, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Adoracion R.; children Roy R. and Eden R. Funtanilla and Susan F. Bolser; brothers Carlos and Clemencio; sister Basilla Ordonez; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Call after 9:30 a.m. Committal services: 12:30 p.m. at Schofield Post Cemetery. Casual attire.
Mary M. Gonsalves, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Department of Defense finance office employee, died July 23, 2003. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband David, son Roy, brothers William and Vernon Funn, sister Margaret Lui, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: noon Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary, west chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Roy Hitoshi Hakikawa, 76, of Kaneohe, a retired city land surveyor and owner of Nikoh Nursery, died July 16, 2003, in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Thelma; son Arthur; daughter Jennie; brothers Robert, Danny and Earl; sister Alice S.; and three grandchildren. Private services.
Laura Clarke Hind, 88, of Haleiwa, a retired Carol & Mary Ltd. employee, died July 18, 2003, in Hale Nani Nursing Home. She was born in Keanae, Maui. She is survived by son Robson K., daughter Kealiiaukai Robins, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.
Theodore Y.C. Kam, 81, of Aiea, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard employee, died July 16, 2003, in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Alice; daughter Lori Segawa; sons Gary and Gerald; brother Lawrence; sisters Rose Mau, Miriam Wong, Doris Kam and Lillie Wood; and five grandchildren. Private services.
Tokiko Kudo, 66, of Kihei, Maui, owner of Koiso Sushi Bar and Restaurant, died July 23, 2003, in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Japan. She is survived by husband Hiroaki and sister Setsuko Ogura. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 10:30 a.m. Casual or aloha attire. Flowers welcome.
Letuli Olo Uluao Misilagi, also known as "Freddie Letuli," 84, of Pago Pago, American Samoa, father of the Samoan fire knife dance and retired senator and judge of the High Court of American Samoa, died July 22, 2003, in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Nuuuli, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Patricia; sons Tommy, Tualauta, Tuiaana and Uluao; daughters Lupelele Lausen and Tanimalie Letuli, Taliilani Goeas, Teuila Ho Ching and Ailua Atuatasi; sisters Taliilagi Letuli and Ailua Toloa; 28 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Interment will be held next Saturday in American Samoa. Aloha attire. Additional information was provided for an obituary that ran Thursday.
Stanley Rudolph Moniz, 75, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired state heavy equipment operator, died July 21, 2003, in North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born in Honokaa. He is survived by wife Madeline P., son Garrett S., daughter Annette S. Kaipo-Valera, brothers Alfred and Donald, sisters Mary M. Gomes and Christine Johansen, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Mass: 7 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Honokaa. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Minnie Nakamura, 99, of Pearl City, died July 18, 2003, in Kapiolani Medical Center, Pali Momi. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by daughters Nora S. Ibara and Charlyne T. Nakamura, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Gail Mapuana Rouse, 44, of Honolulu, died July 23, 2003, in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by husband Johnny, parents Hans and Valerie Reisert, sister Lynn Sultemeier and brother Mark Reisert. Services: 3 p.m. Monday at Unity Church of Hawaii, 3608 Diamond Head Circle.
Kenzo Sakazumi, 87, of Ewa Beach, a retired Oahu Sugar Co. employee, died July 15, 2003, at home. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by sister Sharon Ikemi. Private services.
Hanayo "H" Shiota, 93, of Honolulu, formerly of Hilo, a retired self-employed seamstress, died July 5, 2003, in Hale Malamalama Nursing Home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Paul and Kenneth, daughters Janette Nagao and Susan Kashiwada, brother Zenzo Kanai, sister Mitsuyo Yoshida, 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Olive A. Simao, 95, of Honolulu, a retired Royal Elementary School cafeteria manager, died July 23, 2003, in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by son Earl, daughter Deanna Carreira, brother John Andrade, sister Hilda Hulin, six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Mass: 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. Ann Catholic Church, Kaneohe. Call after 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Stacey Takashi Tom, 40, of Wailuku, a Baldwin High School head coach for the junior varsity girls basketball team, died July 23, 2003, in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by daughter Kimilyn, father Vernon, sister Michele Sakuma and grandparents Lily Tom and Ayako Nagamatsu. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Kahului Baptist Church. Call after 4 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Manuel De Jesus Torres Sr., 84, of Kapolei, a retired Lualualei Naval Depot maintenance supervisor, died July 16, 2003, in Ka Punawai Ola. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by sons Manuel Jr., Steven L. and Roland D; sister Dolores Kajerski; eight grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
Yachiyo "Ethel" Unebasami, 90, of Pearl City, former owner of Ethel's Grill, died July 11, 2003, in Beverly Manor. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Roy I. and George T. Noda, stepsons Howard and Ronald, daughters Sandra C. Funasaki and Sharon A. Masada, sisters Hanae Teramae and Judy Smith, seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.
Elsie Louise Vasconcellos, 85, of Kailua-Kona, a real estate agent, died July 16, 2003, in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Sherill Passos, nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. No services.
Dorothy Yukiko Woo, 66, of Waipio, a retired International Paper Co./Ingram/Hopaco employee, died July 18, 2003, at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Richard S.S., daughter Susan L. Tanigawa, brother George Matsumura, sister June Fukuda and two grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
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