Robert Katsuwo Akahiji
Jan. 6, 2004
Robert Katsuwo "Kapan" Akahiji, 76, of Honolulu, a retired general contractor, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Jane, brothers Kenneth T. and Stanley S., and sister Yoshiko Adaniya. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Simeon Lacaden Cadiz
Jan. 7, 2004
Simeon Lacaden Cadiz, 77, of Honolulu, a Hawaii Stevedore longshoreman, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Besalan, Santa Cruz, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Perlita, son Christopher-Ryan, daughter Sheila-Marie and sisters Rosita and Maria. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Church in Kalihi. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park in Waipio.
Wallace Y.Y. Chun
Jan. 20, 2004
Wallace Y.Y. Chun, 78, of Honolulu, a retired Hickam Air Force Base aircraft inspector and Hawaiian Airlines manager, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Rosalind; son Carl; daughter Janice "Jan" Hori; brothers Edwin, Theodore and Walter; and five grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at Community Church of Honolulu, 2345 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Donations suggested to National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii, 1314 S. King St. No. 305, Honolulu 96814. Incorrect information was given in an obituary Sunday.
Ricardo Abalos Dela Cruz
Jan. 18, 2004
Ricardo Abalos Dela Cruz, 50, of Washington, a retired U.S. Army veteran and U.S. Postal Service employee, died. He was born in San Jose, Nueva Ecija, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Zenaida "Zeny"; children Christina and Michael; stepchildren Rochelle and Eric; brothers Juanito, Eddie and Mariano; sisters Maria Ellazar, Violeta Galario, Rose PeBenito and Elena Mabute; and three step-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Full Gospel Church, 2464 N. School St. Call after 6:30 p.m. Additional services: 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Incorrect information was given in an obituary Sunday.
Lisa Kehaulani Kaina
Jan. 23, 2004
Lisa Kehaulani Kaina, 27, of Pukalani, Maui, will be remembered in services 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Kaina died from a gunshot wound to the head. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Isaac; children Megan, Kawika and Kamaile; parents Avon Kealoha and Mitsuo Tomita; brothers Andy, Jesse and Amos K. Tomita; and sisters Mayleen and Toni.
Pearl Satoko Kishimoto
Jan. 19, 2004
Pearl Satoko Kishimoto, 63, of Millbrae, Calif., an associate publisher and co-founder of San Francisco Advertiser, died in California. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by fiance Douglas Gee, son Bradlee Wing, daughter Jennifer W. Julian, mother Ruth, brothers Richard and Roger, sister Jeannie Tomiyoshi and five grandchildren. Services to be held on the mainland.
Jan. 22, 2004
Nieves Lagazo, 60, of Lihue, a homemaker, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Ernesto G., Henry, Francisco and Rizal; daughters Camila and Shirley; brothers Mauro and Victor Daliva; sisters Maria and Felissa Daliva; and 10 grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Feb. 5 at St. Michael's Church in Lihue. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery. Casual attire.
Jan. 18, 2004
Susumu Mitsuda, 83, of Pearl City, a retired Honolulu Star-Bulletin employee, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Charlene; sons Michael, Jeffrey and Charles; brother Tom; sister Yuri Nirei; and five grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers. Additional information for an obituary printed Friday.
Walter Susumu Miyake
Dec. 30, 2003
Walter Susumu Miyake, 86, of Honolulu, a retired state teacher, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Grace; sons Dave and Brian; brothers Paul, Jimmy and Raymond; and eight grandchildren. Private services.
Jan. 17, 2004
Misao "Dorothy" Miyata, 91, of Waialua, died in Pearl City. She was born in Kawailoa, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Jeanette M. Matsuura, Evelyn E. Miyata and Katherine M. Akagi; brother Hisashi Kanno; sister Flora F. Tanaka; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary, Waipio-mauka chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to a charity.
Larry Yoshio Miyazaki
Jan. 13, 2004
Larry Yoshio Miyazaki, 88, of Kaneohe, a retired Hawaiian Bitumuls Co. service truck operator, died in Aloha Nursing Home. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Joyce, son Glenn, daughter Lynn Bronaugh, brother Robert, sister Patsy Okimoto and four grandchildren. Private services.
Emil Maximillian Muller III
Jan. 6, 2004
Emil Maximillian Muller III, 68, of Honolulu, a retired architectural engineer and project manager for Bechtel Inc. in San Francisco, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kula, Maui. He is survived by companion Audrey Wagner, sons Emil IV and Russell, daughter Virginia Rose "Ginny," sister Dorothy Metcalfe, former wife Elaine and a grandchild. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday in Punaluu. Scattering of ashes: noon. Luncheon to follow. Call 988-4245 for more information. Casual attire. Leis welcome. Additional information for an obituary printed Sunday.
Jan. 24, 2004
Yoshie Nakamoto, 74, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a homemaker and co-founder of Nakamoto Farms, died in North Hawaii Community Hospital. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by sons Robert, Larry and Kyle; daughters Alice Fujii and Shirley Nakamoto; brother Toshio Kaneko; sisters Kay Kaneko, Myra Nishiie and Patsy Hong; and five grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. Friday at Kamuela Hongwanji Mission. Call after 2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Martha Haruko Nakamura
Jan. 10, 2004
Martha Haruko Nakamura, 78, of Ewa Beach, a retired Hickam Furniture store sales manager, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sister Clara Ornellas. Private services.
Wynn Mutsuto Nakamura
Jan. 17, 2004
Wynn Mutsuto Nakamura, 88, of Honolulu, a retired president of Nakamura, Oyama & Associates Inc., died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Hamakuapoko, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Masue, sons Bertwynn and Bruce, and brother Hideki. Services: noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Francis Futoichi Oka
Jan. 20, 2004
Francis Futoichi Oka, 83, of Kahului, an electronics technician, died at home. He was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Natsue; sons David and John; brother Richard; sisters Tazuko Kobatake, Tsutoko Maeda and Sumie Inaba; and three grandchildren. Private services.
Woon Yong Pack
Jan. 21, 2004
Woon Yong Pack, 89, of Honolulu, a retired attorney and businessman, died in Honolulu. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by daughters Karen Pack and Linda Cuskaden, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Darrel W.K. Rawlins
Jan. 14, 2004
Darrel W.K. Rawlins, 49, of Honolulu, a Holiday Tours of Hawaii director of operations, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Edmund and Germaine, brother Dane and sisters Terrilyn Cabradilla and Sherrilyn Valdez. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Koolau Golf Clubhouse. Call after 9:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Nov. 17, 2003
Jesus Suet, 83, of Honolulu, a retired city employee, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Naomi Conaway, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Committal services: 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Jan. 19, 2004
Satoru Tada, 95, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Tip Top Cafe and Bakery bookkeeper, died in Kapaa. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by son Gary, daughter Joan Tsunoda, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services.
Kaoru Walter Tateishi
Jan. 11, 2004
Kaoru Walter Tateishi, 88, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a Hawaiian Fruit Preserving Co. assistant manager, died at home. He was born in Lawai, Kauai. He is survived by brothers Stanley S. and Hiroshi, and sister Doris C. Shimaoka. Private services.
Lily Choi Hong Yuen
Jan. 22, 2004
Lily Choi Hong Yuen, 83, of Las Vegas, a seamstress, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Albert; children Geoffrey, Michael, Darrel and Diane; brothers George, Clement, Bill and Raymond; sisters Helen and Violet; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services to be held in Las Vegas.