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Obituaries
Thursday, June 10, 2004




Pedro Cadavona Ballungay
May 23, 2004
Pedro Cadavona Ballungay, 82, of Waialua, a retired Waialua Sugar Plantation boiler mechanic, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Juanita C., sons Francisco "Benny" "Frank" and William "Willy" "Bill," daughter Gloria Erber, brother Benjamin Pojan, sister Lorriane May, 12 grandchildren, 21 great-grand- children and a great-great-grandchild. Mass: noon Saturday at St. Michael Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Susana Deang Belmonte
June 7, 2004
Susana Deang Belmonte, 87, of Kilauea, Kauai, a Hanalei Plantation Hotel pantry woman, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Kilauea. She is survived by son Eugene and daughters Carol Nagata and Mona and Debbie Belmonte. Mass: 11 a.m. tomorrow at St. Sylvester's Catholic Church in Kilauea. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment to be held at a later date. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Margarita Besares-Serrano
June 4, 2004
Margarita Besares-Serrano, 74, of Kapolei, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Puerto Rico. She is survived by daughter Sylvette Vazquez and five grandchildren. Mass: 1 p.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane. Call after noon.

Gilda Lee Wishard Black
May 29, 2004
Gilda Lee Wishard Black, 49, of Waimea, Hawaii, a homemaker, died. She was born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. She is survived by husband James M., sons David T. and John R., mother Leona Wishard and brothers Stephen and Harry Wishard. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Hawaii Preparatory Academy Chapel. Private burial to be held at a later date. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Honokaa High School Athletic Department or American Heart Association-West Hawaii Unit.

Mary Mae Bond
May 4, 2004
Mary Mae Bond, 76, of Honolulu, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ben H. Jr.; sons Benjamin H. "Howie" III, Michael A. and Steve; and brother Walter Frear Wild. Services: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Central Union Church Atherton Chapel. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hanahouoli School; or Mills College, 5000 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94613.

Marion Thomas Carmichael
May 21, 2004
Marion Thomas "Tony" Carmichael, 61, of Waianae, a Gaspro tester, died in Honolulu. He was born in Charlotte, N.C. He is survived by son Alex K. and fiance Shirley Roach. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Sandra Sanae Chow
May 28, 2004
Sandra Sanae Chow, 57, of Honolulu, an insurance underwriter, died in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Walter and son Michael. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Ellen Masako Chuck
May 19, 2004
Ellen Masako Chuck, 81, of Kailua, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Wilfred C. "Sonny," stepson Terry, sister Patricia Calhau and grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Anacleto Cacho Cordero
June 4, 2004
Anacleto Cacho Cordero, 82, of Kahului, a Maui Land and Pine plantation worker, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Visitacion; sons Custodio, Benny and Pete; daughters Estefania Realin and Sofia Cabias; brother Sal; sister Caroline Delos Santos; 22 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Mary Mountain Cutting
May 13, 2004
Mary Mountain Cutting, 57, of Kaneohe, died in Aloha Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Sarah and Elizabeth, mother Edith Mountain, brother Thomas Mountain and sister Roberta Mountain-Goto. Services: 5 p.m. Tuesday at First Unitarian Church of Honolulu, 2500 Pali Highway.
Jo Anne Diotalevi
June 3, 2004
Jo Anne "Jo" Diotalevi, 59, of Waimea, Hawaii, a Department of Education substitute teacher and Recycle Hawaii employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. She is survived by companion Terrance "Terry" Nevin. Services: 11 a.m. Sunday at Waimea Nature Park.

Linda C. Foley
June 5, 2004
Linda C. Foley, 53, of Honolulu, an Island Bias and Quilting owner, died in Honolulu. She was born in Queens, N.Y. She is survived by son Shawn M.; daughters Nanci Lamper and Leanne and Erin Foley; mother Anita D. Reisner; sister Leslie Banta; and two grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. Saturday at Moana Surfrider Hotel. Casual attire.

Amadeo D. Garcia
May 22, 2004
Amadeo D. Garcia, 89, of Pearl City, a Pagoda Hotel kitchen utility employee and Fort Shafter Golf Course groundskeeper, died in California. He was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Aurelia; sons Rodolfo, Robert, Samson, Andy and Gene; daughter Flordeliza; and 26 grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Additional services: 11:15 a.m. Monday at Honolulu Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2313 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

Jack Yukio Haitsuka
May 29, 2004
Jack Yukio Haitsuka, 79, of Pearl City, a retired merchant seaman, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in Kaneohe. He is survived by companion Beatrice Kahai and brother Henry. Gathering: 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Jesus Christ Gathering His People Ministries, Neal Blaisdell Park.

Will Ichiro Hayashi
May 30, 2004
Will Ichiro Hayashi, 76, of Honolulu, a retired optometrist, died at home. He was born in Sacramento, Calif. He is survived by wife Beverly H., daughters Diana Tanaka-Goo and Alison Hayashi Chun, sister Helen Kau and three grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Annie Emily Wills Kauhane
June 4, 2004
Annie Emily Wills Kauhane, 83, of Ewa Beach, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Rawlins "Sonny" Sr.; son Rawlins "Sam" Jr.; daughters Tillie and Theresa "Terri" Kauhane and Julia Ann Akana; sister Helen Souza; 11 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday and 9:45 a.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Monday and 8 a.m. Tuesday. Entombment to follow at the cemetery. Aloha attire.

George W.S. Lee
June 3, 2004
George W.S. Lee, 78, of Honolulu, a retired Soil Conservation Service draftsman for the U.S. Department of Agriculture and a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Honolulu. He was born in Kaimuki. He is survived by wife Corrine, son Brian, daughters Lisa Thompson and Celia Lasko, brother Thomas Lee and three grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 12:30 p.m. Inurnment: 3 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

Nicasio Ogaya Locquiao
June 4, 2004
Nicasio Ogaya "Nick" Locquiao, 50, of Pearl City, an Aloha Airlines employee, died. He was born in Pangasinan, the Philippines. He is survived by son Isaiah; daughter Aileen; mother Engracia; brothers Narciso, Pablo, Navarro, Antonio and Moises Jr.; and sister Eliza Villanueva. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Stromer Ulua Maijohn
June 2, 2004
Stromer Ulua Maijohn, infant son of Royed and Salome Maijohn, of Honolulu, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by sister Tomoko Kaneko and grandparents Trial Maijohn, Likey Peter and Paul and Aqua Patrick. Services: 11 a.m. today at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Herman B. Medeiros Sr.
May 1, 2004
Herman B. Medeiros Sr., 73, of Las Vegas, formerly of Kailua, a retired Honolulu Construction and Draying Moving & Storage mover and packer, died in Castle Medical Center. He also was a groundskeeper for the Vista Group in Las Vegas. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Shirley Ann; daughters Melinda Ann Teves, Anna May Medeiros and Stephanie Freitas; brothers Gilbert and John; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Monday at St. John Vianney's Catholic Church in Kailua. Call after 10 a.m. Private scattering of ashes to be held at a later date.

Ruth O. Nakasone Morita
June 5, 2004
Ruth O. Nakasone Morita, of Aiea, a registered nurse, died in Kailua. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by brothers Masayuki, Toshiyuki and Nobuyuki Nakasone; and sisters Toshiko Ikeda, Sueko Fujii and Lily Goto. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Aiea United Methodist Church. Aloha attire. No flowers.

Helen Frances Nance
June 2, 2004
Helen Frances Nance, 90, of Waipahu, died in Waipahu. She was born in Manila. She is survived by sons Peter, Thomas and John; daughters Melanie Nance and Melissa Conkright; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church in Pearl City. Private scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Casual attire. No flowers.

Yukie Betty Oga
June 7, 2004
Yukie Betty Oga, 71, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, a retired Kona Hospital housekeeper, died in St. Francis-West Hospice. She was born in Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Masanobu, son Harvey, daughter Roberta Pascua, brother Tetsuji Harada, sisters Misue Addington and Irene Toyomura, and three grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Mary Elizabeth Owens
May 30, 2004
Mary Elizabeth Owens, 49, of Holualoa, Hawaii, a Life Care Center critical care nurse in Kona, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Los Angeles. She is survived by husband Leo P. Jr. and brother Ronald Bailey. Services: 5 p.m. Sunday at Kona Church of Nazarene, 74-5100 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Kona Church of Nazarene.

Janet Rivera Raposas
May 25, 2004
Janet Rivera Raposas, 41, of Waipahu, died at home. She was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by husband Diosdado D.; sons Jayson, Jonathan and Joshua; parents Moises and Segunda C. Rivera; brothers Jojo, Randy and Moises Rivera Jr.; and sisters Jocelyn Siador, Restilyn Padilla, Airene Alejandro and Maybel Rivera. Services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Burial to be held at a later date in the Philippines. Casual attire.

Nancy Lee Sheldon
June 3, 2004
Nancy Lee Sheldon, 63, of Kapaa, Kauai, a First Hawaiian Bank teller, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Wisconsin. She is survived by husband Thomas "Luby." Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kapaa First Hawaiian Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.




You can also search the Hawaii State Library System's
Hawaii Newspaper Index online for older obituaries at:

http://www.hawaii.gov/hidocs/hpnews.html
The index goes back several decades.

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