Caridad Cambel Colis
Aug. 11, 2004
Caridad Cambel Colis, 82, of Honolulu, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. She is survived by son Nelson Cordero; caregivers Jeannie Rosete and Jessica and Jannelle Cordero; and four grandchildren. Services pending. Incorrect information was given in an obituary Sunday.
Gladys Fumiko Fujii
Aug. 23, 2004
Gladys Fumiko Fujii, 91, of Honolulu, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Ralph K.; daughters Betsy C. Sekiya, Joyce K. Endo, Jane Y. Arimoto and Joan F. Kaneshiro; sisters Marjorie K. Miyahara and Violet S. Matsuda; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.
Aug. 10, 2004
Masumi "Mike" Fujimoto, 79, of Lahaina, a retired Pioneer Mill Co. employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by brother Paul S. and sisters Michie Ino and Chiseko F. Nagata. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Jerry Hisao Kaichi
Aug. 14, 2004
Jerry Hisao Kaichi, 77, of Honolulu, a retired businessman, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Allen Kaichi and Ricky Gabriel-Nakaahiki; daughters Linda Kahananui, Charleen Tajiri, Jan Medeiros and Karen and Jelyn Kaichi, Ruth Keimnec, Patty Kaili, Pamela Goya and Roberta Eiler; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 8 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 7 p.m. Casual attire.
Ricky Yoshio Kaneshiro
Aug. 8, 2004
Ricky Yoshio Kaneshiro, 41, of Honolulu, an owner and operator of an auto body repair shop, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Howard and Elsie, and sister Donna Olayan. Private services.
Caridad Tabisola Kobylanski
Aug. 17, 2004
Caridad Tabisola Kobylanski, 66, of Honolulu, a retired 1st Circuit Court judiciary clerk, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hamakua, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Chester; sons John, James and Jeffrey; daughters Cathy White and Cindy Horne; brothers Roger, Robert and Edward Tabisola; sisters Mary Jane Vescaino, Angie Bio, Esther Flaxman, Sandy Sloke, Chris Tabisola and Debbie Welch; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. tomorrow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 5:30 p.m. Burial: 1 p.m. Thursday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. Incorrect information was given in an obituary yesterday.
Trina Lynn LaRosa
Aug. 26, 2004
Trina Lynn LaRosa, 19, of Kaimuki, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by parents George and Trinidad, brother George Jr., sister Faith and grandparents Filomena Ligot and Venancia and Germiniano LaRosa. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Patrick Church. Call after 9:30 a.m, Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
Edwin Masao Murai
Aug. 24, 2004
Edwin Masao "Eddie" Murai, 64, of Honolulu, president of EM Enterprises Inc. dba Clarklift Pacific, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Donita L., son Michael M., daughter Natalie F., brother Karl T. and sisters Amy T. Buckalew and Joyce F. Toy. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, east chapel. Casual attire.
George T. Nishida
Aug. 26, 2004
George T. Nishida, 95, of Wailua Homesteads, Kauai, a retired dairyman and farmer, died in Garden Isle Healthcare. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by son Lou Sr., two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Randy Ventura Olivas
Aug. 17, 2004
Randy Ventura Olivas, 24, of Wahiawa, a Kentucky Fried Chicken employee in Wahiawa, died in Wahiawa. He was born in Ballesteros, Cagayan, the Philippines. He is survived by daughter Mira C.A.; parents Mariano C. Sr. and Myrna V.; brothers George Jr. and Mariano Olivas and Joel Arellano; companion Romelia Calaro; and grandparents Apolinario and Estella Ventura and Flora Olivas. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Jorge Rodriguez Pagatpatan
July 31, 2004
Jorge Rodriguez Pagatpatan, 93, of Waipahu, a retired Local No. 745 Carpenters Union employee, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Mercedes E.L.; sons George Jr., Richard "Rick" and Melvin; daughters Darnella L. Baldovi and Teresa "Terri" Grace; two sisters; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 11:45 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Aug. 18, 2004
Tsutomu "Tom" Toyofuku, 84, of Honolulu, a former club manager for the Disabled American Veterans Clubhouse, died in Tripler Center for Aging. He was born in Koloa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Hong Zhu, son Ruyi Li and sister Jeanette Suganuma. Private services.
Harry Minoru Yoneda
Aug. 21, 2004
Harry Minoru Yoneda, 89, of Honolulu, a retired federal employee, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sister Tomiko Handa. Private services.
R. Elaine Zweber
Aug. 26, 2004
R. Elaine Zweber, 70, of Honolulu, a retired Apothecary Shop accountant in Aina Haina and homemaker, died in Honolulu. She was born in Rochester, Minn. She is survived by son Brian, adopted son James, daughter Irene Haverty, former husband Harold R., brothers William and Richard Campion, sister Patricia de Ryk and five grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Church, 4469 Malia St. Call after 10 a.m. Reception to follow.
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