Tuesday, February 10, 2004

Adele Pomaikai Keanaaina Bates
Feb. 3, 2004
Adele Pomaikai Keanaaina Bates, 78, of Kailua-Kona, a homemaker, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Honokohau, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Eugene Gregory, Obed and Duane Keanaaina, Bruce and Richard Pascua and Darrel and Keala Bates; daughters Cissy Romero, Irene Esco and Deborah Howell; brothers Samuel, Francis, Luther J. and Norman A.; sisters Rose Keanaaina and Phoebe Gomes; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at Mauna Ziona Church in Kalaoa, Kona, Hawaii. Call after 8 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Additional information for an obituary printed Sunday.

Kenneth Kam Wan Chan
Feb. 1, 2004
Kenneth Kam Wan Chan, 90, of Honolulu, a retired New York City restaurant owner and U.S. Army veteran who served in World War II, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by wife Betty, son Ted Jung, daughters Elaine Chin and Sandra Balogh, 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services.

Walter C.H. Chang
Feb. 2, 2004
Walter C.H. "Sonny" Chang, 83, of Honolulu, a real estate broker, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Valerie, sister Ella Chun and two grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. Private inurnment. Aloha attire.

Rachal Farr-Kaho
Jan. 26, 2004
Rachal "Kalai" Farr-Kaho, 49, of Haleiwa, died in California. She was born in Haleiwa. She is survived by husband Monty Kaho, son Kawehi Kaho, daughter Mailelani Kaho, parents George and Beverly Farr, brother George Farr and sisters Beverly Borges, Doreen Lee, Georgette Matealona and Meredith Ke-a. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Liliuokalani Protestant Church in Haleiwa. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment: 11:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Memorial Park.

Larry Yoshiharu Inaba
Jan. 22, 2004
Larry Yoshiharu "Shorty" Inaba, 70, of Torrance, Calif., died. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Edith; son Tracey; brother Masahiro; sisters Elaine Yokoyama, Stella Kuwae and Betty Toyama; and two grandchildren. Services held in Gardena, Calif.

Andres Cacal Macapulay
Jan. 16, 2004
Andres Cacal Macapulay, 82, of Waipahu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard custodian, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in Cadaratan, Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosita I. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and noon Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Charles Piihana Machado III
Feb. 4, 2004
Charles Piihana "Chuck" Machado III, 42, Makawao, Maui, owner of Alii Lei & Greeting Services, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Billie J., daughter Chelsie E., mother Evalani Castroverde, brother Myles, half brother Patrick Moon Jr. and sister Monica. Services: noon Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 10:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Valley Isle Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Moses Freitas Miranda
Feb. 2, 2004
Moses Freitas Miranda, also known as Moki Perkins, 73, of Kula, Maui, a retired labor foreman, died in Kula. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by sons Moses Jr., John, David, Daniel, Paul, Peter and Troy; and 11 grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Sunday at Baldwin Beach Park. Potluck to follow. Additional services: 8 a.m. Feb. 21 at Waikiki Beach fronting Duke's Waikiki restaurant. Scattering of ashes to be held at sea.

Silvino Javier Neri
Jan. 22, 2004
Silvino Javier Neri, 81, of Ewa Beach, a retired warehouse supervisor at Clark Air Force Base in the Philippines, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in Manila. He is survived by wife Herminia D.; sons Edgardo, Ronald J. and Ferdinad; daughters Myrna L. Razon, Priscilla Batul, Carolina Hupfer, Elisa Sibal, Maria T. Pineda, Bernadette Lacson and Catherine, Cristina M. and Michelle Neri; 15 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Antonio Rea Oliveros
Jan. 19, 2004
Antonio Rea Oliveros, 89, of Kaunakakai, died. He was born in Narvacan, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Felisa; daughters Lolita Oliveros, Angelita Naehu and Erlinda Dickenson; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Sophia Catholic Church in Kaunakakai. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Molokai Veterans Cemetery in Hoolehua, Molokai.

Lindsey Nahoakapuokalani Pollock
Feb. 5, 2004
Lindsey Nahoakapuokalani Pollock, 59, of Honolulu, a marketing consultant, Hawaiian cultural authority and floral designer, died at home. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by brothers Printon K. Pollock and Michael K. Lupenui, and sisters Susan Mahelona, Christine Salanoa, Georgia Ching and Sybil Pollock. Services: 6:30 p.m. today and noon tomorrow at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. today and 10 a.m. tomorrow. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Donations suggested to Friends of Lindsey Pollock, c/o David Pollock, 1302 Young St., Honolulu 96814.

Frank Taro Saito
Jan. 18, 2004
Frank Taro Saito, 84, of Honolulu, a retired pharmacist for the state Department of Health Waimano Training School & Hospital, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Karen Y., son Stanley T., daughter Evelyn E. Thomas, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

Adelaida Tolentino Soliven
Jan. 3, 2004
Adelaida Tolentino Soliven, 49, of San Diego, died in National City, Calif. She was born in Bangued, Abra, the Philippines. She is survived by husband Fernando; son Ariel; daughters Thelma, Theresa, Tinarhy and Tellie Ferrer and Jessica Soliven; brothers Jovencio "Ben" and Oscar Tolentino; sisters Cecilia Datugan, Nora Patoc, Tita Teodoro and Imelda Ward. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane, Honolulu. Call after 6 p.m. Prayer: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Fujiko Tao
Feb. 2, 2004
Fujiko Tao, 87, of Koloa, Kauai, a homemaker, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Koloa. She is survived by daughters Janice Tao and Bette Kobayashi; brothers Hisashi and Mitsugi Nakatsuka; sisters Betty Kondo, Sue Tamanaha, Lillian Higuchi and Aiko Yamashiro; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Kalaheo Missionary Church. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire.

Kenneth L. White
Feb. 7, 2004
Kenneth L. White, 64, of Ferris, Texas, a U.S. Army National Guard veteran and ski instructor, died in Dallas. He was born in Canton, Ohio. He is survived by sons Charles White and Jordan Bullard; daughters Nicole and Shawna; brothers James P. and Gene; sisters Kathleen Kimmel, Jeannette Morreale, Betty Fess, Elaine Ruchek, Eileen Puhl, Nancy Scott and Rita Smith; and three grandchildren. Services held in Texas.

Thaddius Wilson
Feb. 3, 2004
Thaddius Wilson, 52, of Wailuku, a dance entertainer, died in Wailuku. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Lani and Adonis. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Waiola Church in Lahaina. Casual attire.

Harold K.T. Yamura
Feb. 5, 2004
Harold K.T. "H.B." Yamura, 39, of Pearl City, a City Cleaners employee, died on Oahu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Keala Mattos and Noah K. Yamura, daughter Carol Ann Mattos, father Harry, brother Sai, sister Julie Mae Kamaka, companion Robyn DeRego and grandparent Juliet S. Plemer. Services: 11:45 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

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