Tuesday, July 13, 2004

Boscoe Lewis Burns
July 3, 2004
Boscoe Lewis Burns, 64, of Haleiwa, a surfboard maker and glasser, died in Haleiwa. He was born in Pasadena, Calif. He is survived by wife Diane Anderson-Burns; son Christian B.; daughter Lori Aipolani; brothers Jeffrey Jahns and Beatty Burns; sisters Alice R. Stewart, Audrey Allred and Loretta Elam; and two grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Sunday at 61-669 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa. Aloha attire.

Michael R. Cabreros
July 4, 2004
Michael R. "Mike" Cabreros, 46, of Paauilo, Hawaii, a Bradley and Jocelyn Surfaces Inc. landscaper, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by mother Flora; brothers Phillip, Danny and Timmy; and sister Paulette Ward. Mass: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Paauilo St. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokaa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.

Alice Toshiko Chiogioji
June 21, 2004
Alice Toshiko Chiogioji, 81, of Honolulu, a retired First Hawaiian Bank senior wire transmittal clerk, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Rodney K. and daughter Faye E. Private services.

Clara Seed Lee Chun
July 8, 2004
Clara Seed Lee Chun, 51, of Kaneohe, a dental assistant for Howard Carrico, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Sue Cheong "Alvin" and Angelika Chun, brother Kevin and sisters Ramona and Susan Chun and Lisa Yagin. Services: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 5:30 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hawaiian Humane Society.

Mary Catherine Root Cox
June 23, 2004
Mary Catherine Root Cox, 87, of Charlottesville, Va., formerly of Kailua, a retired federal government analyst, died in Charlottesville. She was born in Anaconda, Mont. She is survived by stepson Milton, sister Virginia James and 10 grandchildren. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Isidro Depedro Crisosto
July 1, 2004
Isidro Depedro Crisosto, 76, of Honolulu, formerly of Hagatna Heights, Guam, an auto body and fender repairman, died in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Lapas City, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Frances "Princess" Apiag-Crisosto; sons Danny, Johnny, Ricky, Michael and Mark; daughters Violet Crisosto and Helen Geremen; brothers Francisco, Vicente, Roque and Antonio; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Call after 6 p.m.

Phillip Degusman
July 9, 2004
Phillip Degusman, 66, of Wailuku, a fisherman, purchasing agent and steward for Ward's Cove Packing and Nakner Red Salmon Cannery, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by caregivers Dorothy Degusman and Audrey Flores; brothers Walter and Moses "Moki" Makaula, Ronald N. Dela Cruz, Pedro Naparan and Anthony Koko; and sisters Juliette Rabago, Eleanor Taneli, Pat Dela Vega, Lorraine Daley, Anna Victor and Elizabeth Ahina. No services.

Wendell Ferreira
June 29, 2004
Wendell "Black" Ferreira, 65, of Kapaa, Kauai, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Norene Afong; sons Jason and Jacob Afong; brothers Berton and Melvin; sisters Harriet Hausenritter, Sarah Tatemichi, Annie Lou Jackson and Helen Yuen; and five grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.

Tofa Sua'avamata Andy Galea'i
June 27, 2004
Tofa Sua'avamata Andy Galea'i, 65, of Pago Pago, American Samoa, a talking chief, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in American Samoa. He is survived by wife Jolly; son Griffith; daughters Darlene and Priscilla; brothers Fai'ivae, Otto and Matautia A.; sisters Amanda Iuli, Florida Sanchez and Joan Holland; and a grandchild. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Andy Paul V. Gambeng
July 8, 2004
Andy Paul V. Gambeng, 29, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, an Alamo Rent A Car lead service agent, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Pagudpud, the Philippines. He is survived by fiance Marie Mendaro, son Michael Timothy M. and Kyle G., daughter Rhea M., parents Edwin and Aniceta, and brothers Boddie J., Jermerson and Mark A. Mass: 10 a.m. July 21 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihue Cemetery. Casual attire.

Daniel Kahiliokalani Holbron
June 25, 2004
Daniel "Danny" Kahiliokalani Holbron, 69, of Waianae, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Robert K., Hoover K., Daniel P., Damen A., Darrell K. and Billy B.; daughters Darrellynn K. and Dannylynn K. Holbron and Dannette E.P. Silva, Danielle M. Ruppert, Danalynn K. Timbreza and Debra Tadio; brothers Orlando, William "Billy" and Robert A.; sister Alice M. Crawford; 37 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Sacred Hearts Catholic Church, 85-786 Old Government Road, Waianae. Call after 6 p.m. Scattering of ashes: noon Sunday at Waianae Army Rest Camp. Aloha attire.

Anson H. Jordan
June 19, 2004
Anson H. Jordan, 63, of Mililani, an Aloha Airlines contact services worker and retired Hawaii National Guard sergeant first class, died in Honolulu. He was born in Greenville, N.C. He is survived by wife Sparkles; sons Reginald and Delano; daughters Tina, Jermaine, Felician and Alika; and six grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at 292 Saratoga Road, Kaloeloa Housing, Barbers Point.

Shizuko Kato
July 8, 2004
Shizuko Kato, 99, of Eleele, Kauai, died in Hale Kupuna Heritage Home in Omao, Kauai. She was born in Hiroshima, Japan. She is survived by daughter Toyoko Iwase, brother Sanshiro Ishida, nine grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Kauai Soto Zen Temple. Casual attire. No flowers.

David Labang
June 5, 2004
David Labang, 72, of Pearl City, a retired U.S. Army master sergeant and U.S. Postal Service truck driver, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Waimanalo. He is survived by wife Nancy, son Kevin L., brother Leon, sister Natividad Rhoads and two grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

Eugenia Rosa Lampitoc
June 14, 2004
Eugenia Rosa Lampitoc, 87, of Waipahu, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. She was born in Baccara, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by sons Alfredo M., Jose M., Carlito M. and Andrew M.; daughters Conchita L. Corpuz, Andrea L. Aguada, Norma L. Cruz and Marina L. Marqueling; brother Lorenzo A. Mendoza; 16 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist, 2324 Omilo Lane, Honolulu. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Helen D.C. Lee
July 9, 2004
Helen D.C. Lee, 82, of Honolulu, a Kaneohe Marine Base clerk typist, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Albert K.N.; son Thomas H. Cornette Jr.; stepson Errol D.Y.; daughter Kuuleialoha M. Finn; stepdaughters Geraldine J. and Claudia G. Lee and Norma Jean Crowder; brothers Sam "Kealoha," Joseph "Joe" and Henry Keliiaa; sisters Cynthia Jacobs, Esther Kahawaii and Margaret Ching; 14 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9-11 a.m. tomorrow Borthwick Mortuary. Mass: noon at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace. Burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Mary Y. Liu
June 28, 2004
Mary Y. Liu, 86, of Honolulu, a retired GTE Hawaiian Tel general cashier, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by stepchildren Ernest, Clarence and Benjamin Liu and Eleanor Yee; and sisters Louise Lime, Alice Hayashi and Anna Ortiz. Services: 10:30 a.m. today at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Private burial. Aloha attire. No flowers. Additional information for an obituary printed Wednesday.

August Milton Miller
June 23, 2004
August Milton Miller, 96, of Kailua-Kona, a Lualualei Ammo Depot chief quarterman, died at home. He was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. He is survived by daughters Barbara Stayton and Brenda Eakes, six grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 10:15 a.m. Saturday at Bishop Memorial Chapel of Kamehameha Schools on Kapalama Campus, 1887 Makuakane St., Honolulu. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial to be held on Oahu. Casual attire. No flowers.

Victoria Concepcion Publico
June 23, 2004
Victoria Concepcion Publico, 78, of Waipahu, a St. Philomena Church cafeteria employee, died in Waipahu. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sisters Virginia Roldan and Mercedes Palijo. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at St. Philomena Church. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Flowers welcome.

Clarence Yung Chen Tom
July 8, 2004
Clarence Yung Chen Tom, 77, of Honolulu, a retired city planner, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Vivian K.O.; daughters Claire-Anne Oshiro and Karen-Anne and Patricia-Anne Tom; brothers David and John; and sisters Carol Chun and Geraldine Tom. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Episcopal Church of Holy Nativity. Call after 9 a.m. No flowers. Donations suggested to Episcopal Church of the Holy Nativity or St. Mary's Episcopal Church. Aloha attire.

Fred W. Valdez
July 7, 2004
Fred W. Valdez, 67, of Hawaii, died in Payson, Utah. He was born in Arboles, Colo. He is survived by children Rick, Tami and Tony Valdez and Terry Schouten; former wife Jean B.; brothers and sisters Inez, Mike, Arthur and Bill Valdez and Alice Gallegos, Gloria Stanek and Rose Dowers; companion Linda Reed; six grandchildren; a hanai grandchild; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Waianae Sacred Heart Church, 85-786 Old Government Road.

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