Spencer Edmund Aamot
Sept. 20, 2004
Spencer Edmund Aamot, 76, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a Federal Aviation Administration inspector for McDonnell Douglas Aircraft and U.S. Navy veteran, died in Kona Community Hospital. He also was a station agent for Northwest Airlines, pilot, crop-duster and mechanic. He was born in Minot, N.D. He is survived by sons Jeffrey and James, daughter Janice Polley and eight grandchildren. Private services.
David Fagarang Agapay
Nov. 2, 2004
David Fagarang Agapay, 69, of Honolulu, died in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Nagrebcan, Badoc, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Constancia "Conos"; sons Rolly, Winnie and Emerson; daughters Florence Agapay, Lilia Lat, Celia Calaycay, Mina Cardano and Sheila Stone; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday and 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call after 6 p.m. Monday and 10 a.m. Tuesday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Melvin De Freitas Sr.
Oct. 28, 2004
Melvin "Mel" De Freitas Sr., 73, of Waipahu, a retired carpenter, died in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Katherine; sons Elliot and Melvin Jr.; daughters Stephanie Camara, Katherine Marrone, Dorinda Freitas and Sabrina Martin; brothers Gilbert and Walter; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.
Clara Pascua Mainaaupo
Oct. 22, 2004
Clara Pascua Mainaaupo, 75, of Pearl City, a Columbia Inn and Shiro's waitress, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Alex M. Rozal; daughters Regina M. Felix and Lou Anna Barham; sisters Rose Skelton, Mary Bartolome, Dorothy Varde, Sarah Jane Andrews, Gloria Nagata and Dolores Castillo; half sisters Melva Beckham and Belinda Cheney; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday and 10:45 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. Wednesday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Nov. 2, 2004
Sayoko Nagata, 74, of Kahului, a Liberty House salesclerk, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by son Carl; daughter Sharon Yamamoto; brother Ronald Migita; sisters Doris Yoshida, Mildred Sasahara and Ruth Takanishi; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call after 4 p.m. Reception to follow. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 4 at Maui Memorial Park.
Nov. 2, 2004
Kentoku "Kentop" Nakasone, 83, of Honolulu, a retired diesel mechanic, died in Honolulu. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by daughters Karen Hare, Lynn Mattos and Iris Nakasone; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Inurnment: 3 p.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.
Oct. 20, 2004
Rosita Saromines, 75, of Honolulu, died. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by son Charles; daughters Debra Saromines, Cynthia "Cookie" Respicio, Romayne Young and Theresa Seabolt; brothers Alfred and Edward Delos Santos; sisters Leonora Quartero and Conchita Lizares; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.
Arthur Kunio Shozuya
Nov. 2, 2004
Arthur Kunio Shozuya, 74, of Honolulu, a retired Union 76 employee, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elaine; sons Mark, Miles and Eric; daughters Jodi Wong and Lori Davis; brothers Walter, Herbert, Thomas and Neal; sisters Janet Tanaka, Bernice Oshiro and Mildred Shozuya; and seven grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Perulina Talpa Town
Oct. 29, 2004
Perulina Talpa "Perry" Town, 68, of Waianae, a Makaha Coronet cashier and Consolidated Theatres Kapolei employee, died in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Lee; sons Ronald Lopes and Steven Town; sisters Leticia Gallardo, Purita Bolivar and Lucena Guillermo; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Waianae Sacred Heart Church. Call after 6 p.m. Burial to be held in the Philippines. No flowers.
Severa Pajarillo Villegas
Oct. 24, 2004
Severa Pajarillo Villegas, 86, of Kapolei, died in Kapolei. She was born in Bantay, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. She is survived by son Camilo; daughter Nicia Pacada; brothers Cipriano and Mauro Pajarillo; sisters Romana Paza, Exuferia Valdez and Cion Autriz; and six grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Mililani. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
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