Victoria Villanueva Abasial
Oct. 16, 2004
Victoria Villanueva Abasial, 75, of Kaneohe, a retired GTE Hawaiian Tel directory assistance operator, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Richard Sr.; sons Richard Jr., Harry, Tom and Robert; daughter Wynne Mullinax; brothers Francis Aquinaldo and Teodoro "Ted," Benjamin and Leoncio Villanueva; sisters Cita Oasay and Norma "Hachi" Hacsi; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Mass: 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at St. Ann's Church in Kaneohe. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
Monico Acoba Acosta
Oct. 18, 2004
Monico Acoba Acosta, 80, of Ewa Beach, a retired Oahu Sugar Plantation employee, died at home. He was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Mary, sons Franklin and Wayne J., sister Cornelia Ramelb and two grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Church. Call after 6 p.m. Prayer service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary, mauka chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
August Calvin De Coito Jr.
Oct. 26, 2004
August "Sonny" Calvin De Coito Jr., 78, of Pearl City, a retired Public Works Center Pearl Harbor Telephone Shop employee, died in Kapiolani Medical Center, Pali Momi. He was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Delphine "Fina"; son Guy; daughter Donna Kam; sisters Cecilia Yamaguchi, Aldine Tavares and Rosemarie Coito; and five grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.
Wilfredo Ciervo Dait
Oct. 23, 2004
Wilfredo "Willy" Ciervo Dait, 51, of Honolulu, an R&D Technology hazardous materials handler, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Abra, the Philippines. He is survived by son Wilfred "Boy"; daughter Ligaya; mother Louisa; brothers Reynaldo, Freddie, Danilo and Albert; sisters Luzviminda Abes, Clarita Agaloos and Fredesminda Paul. Mass: 7 p.m. Thursday at St. John the Baptist Church. Call after 6 p.m. Committal service: 9 a.m. Friday at Valley of the Temples.
Rodolfo Corpuz Duldulao
Oct. 15, 2004
Rodolfo Corpuz Duldulao, 52, of Honolulu, a retired Hilton Hawaiian Village housekeeper, died at home. He was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Maria; daughters Mary Zimmar and Kristine; brother Arturo; and sisters Teresita Campanano, Pureza Baptista and Flordeliza. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. Friday at Ordenstein's Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples.
Louise Miyoko Ideue
Oct. 24, 2004
Louise Miyoko Ideue, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Kaunakakai Elementary School cafeteria manager, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care, Inc. She was born in Pukoo, Molokai. She is survived by sons Thomas T., Wilfred H. and Calvin T.; brothers Mitsuo and Tadashi Goto; sisters Florence Y. Momota and Shirley K. Nakamoto; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Oct. 19, 2004
Hisashi Inouye, 93, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a retired Hilo Coast Processing Co. truck driver, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Onomea, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Hisao; sons Arnold and Byron; daughters Elaine Komo, Patsy Endsley, Ruth Ota and May Matsumoto; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Call after 3:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Hattie Joyce K. Markham
Oct. 26, 2004
Hattie Joyce K. Markham, 63, of Mililani, a state government custodian, died in St. Francis Hospice-West. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons James, Craig and Tracy; daughters Jamie Price and Jocelyn Carter; sisters Veronica Chung and Barbara Kaili; and 12 grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Cornerstone Fellowship at Mililani Mauka, 95-1080 Ukuwai St. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual/aloha attire.
Etta Luke Matsumoto
Oct. 20, 2004
Etta Luke Matsumoto, 94, of Honolulu, died in Manoa Senior Care Home. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by son Rodney, daughter Carol J. Suenaga, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.
Eliza Santiago Mercado
Oct. 25, 2004
Eliza "Tiny" Santiago Mercado, 86, of Honolulu, a retired Hilton Hawaiian Village housekeeping supervisor, died in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Sidney L. and Robin K.; daughter Yolanda "Puanani" Willing; brother Joseph Santiago; sisters Catherine Young and Florence Buyuan; caregivers John and Adele Hill; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of the Mount Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Narcisa Felizardo Millan
Oct. 13, 2004
Narcisa Felizardo Millan, 91, of Wahiawa, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in Sual, Pangasinan, the Philippines. She is survived by sons Benjamin, Atelano, Arsenio and Romulo; daughters Modesta Nayal, Zenaida Cardenas and Herminia Book; 27 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403A California Ave. Call after 6 p.m. Burial to be held in the Philippines. Casual attire.
Oct. 24, 2004
Derek "DJ" Park, 24, of Aiea, a University of Hawaii-Manoa student and a furloughed flight attendant for Hawaiian Airlines, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Rodney J., mother Elaine, sister Kelly, paternal grandparents Nelson and Eleanor Park and maternal grandmother Fumiko Morita. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Edward Dominador Sagarang
Oct. 27, 2004
Edward Dominador Sagarang, 82, of Aiea, a federal government military housing manager, died in Kapiolani Medical Center, Pali Momi. He was born in Onomea, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Nieves, sons Radford and Greg, daughter Valerie Matsumura, brother Fred Manasas and six grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.
Valentine Lanihuli Young
Oct. 26, 2004
Valentine Lanihuli Young, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Hickam Air Force Base accountant, died in Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Carlton K.Q. and Michael K.S.; brother Lawrence Aki; sisters Winifred Merrill, Mildred N. Macheel and Augusta J. Merryman; one grandchild; and companion Dorothy Gum. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Aloha attire. No flowers. Family requests no monetary envelopes.
Sikiela Salsedo Rodrigues
Oct. 28, 2004
Sikiela Salsedo Rodrigues, 96, of Honolulu, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in North Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Freddie Alatan, Sonny Claonan and Eddie Recopilacion; daughters Elizabeth Maldonado, Julia Boreliz, Agnes Kerstetter and Frances Rodrigues; brothers Raymond and Albert Salsedo; sisters Clara Burgo, Elisa Flores, Emily Correa, Minga Santiago, Tina Coler and Margaret Ferreira; 24 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; and 22 great-great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Honolulu Bible Church, 1844 Palolo Ave.. Call after 6 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Oct. 23, 2004
Norito Tanaka, also known as Ray Norito Tanaka, 81, of Hono-lulu, former band leader of Ray Tanaka and Esquires, died in Straub Clinic and Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Hideko; sons Ray-Stan, Donn, Carl, Robert, Roger and Roy; daughter Linda; brother Shigeki; sister Jean Nishimoto; and three grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Delta Chang Zuttermeister
Oct. 21, 2004
Delta Chang Zuttermeister, 70, of Kaneohe, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Koolaupoko. She is survived by husband Carl H. Jr.; sons Carl, Marney, Keith, George, Dale, Harold and Kurt; daughter Ululani; siblings Ray Chang and Valentine Hee; caregiver George Domdoma; 21 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 12:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Ann's Catholic Church, 46-129 Haiku Road, Kaneohe. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment to be held at a later date.
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