Saturday, November 13, 2004

Diana Pawehe Ahlo
Nov. 5, 2004
Diana Pawehe Ahlo, 62, of Waianae, an administrator in the health care industry, died at home. She was born in Hana, Maui. She is survived by sons William, Michael and Mana Fuller; daughter Lois Day; mother Sarah Farrell; sisters Cynthia Allencastre, Lei Wallace, Caroline Tavares and Millie Jacobsen; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Services held.

Rosie Moniz Akui
Nov. 5, 2004
Rosie Moniz "Rose" Akui, 82, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. She is survived by son Ben; daughters Kathleen "Cookie" Haili, Susan Luna, Pattie Ayala and Lillian De Soto; stepdaughter Sybil Santa Ana; brothers Daniel Moniz and Richard Matelas; sister Juanita "Moniz" Dudley; 15 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. next Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5:30 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. next Saturday. Burial: 2 p.m. next Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Lee Roscoe Boger Jr.
Oct. 29, 2004
Lee Roscoe Boger Jr., 81, of Kaneohe, a retired construction estimator, died in Kaneohe. He was born in Salisbury, N.C. He is survived by son Timothy, brother Max, sister Marcelene and two grandchildren. Private services.

Magdalena Angeles De Jesus
Nov. 6, 2004
Magdalena Angeles De Jesus, 85, of Mililani died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Maragondon, Cavite, the Philippines. She is survived by sons Ruben, Luisito and Antonio; daughters Ester Colon and Aida Miralles; sisters Emeliana Itugot and Luisa Rex; 17 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire.

Vincent Daniel Gannon
Oct. 31, 2004
Vincent Daniel Gannon, 80, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Air Force command pilot and journalist, died at home. He was born in Pottsville, Pa. He is survived by wife Deanie, daughters Diana Underwood-Toth and Debra Ann Gannon-Neuberger, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. Donations suggested to Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, 1050 Ala Moana Blvd. Suite D, Honolulu 96813; or St. Francis Hospice, 75 Puiwa Road, Honolulu 96813.

Abel Gouveia
Nov. 10, 2004
Abel Gouveia, 85, of Haiku, Maui, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Irene T. and brothers Frank and Gilbert. Mass: 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Rita's Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley Isle Memorial Park.

Alexander F. Hummel
Nov. 4, 2004
Alexander F. Hummel, 91, of Lakeland, Fla., formerly of Honolulu, a Hartford Insurance Co. employee, died in Lakeland. He was born in Omaha, Neb. He is survived by wife Mildred, sons Judd and Beau, daughter Susan Tellock, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services held.

Lily Jay
Oct. 31, 2004
Lily Jay, 78, of Kaneohe, a food pantry worker, died in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Randy; daughters Regina Umeda, Rowena Golongo and Ronalda Nakapaahu; brother Fedor A. Chuberko; sisters Carolyn A. Kelly and Carol A. Pangan; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Reception to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Richard Elwell Kennell Jr.
Oct. 30, 2004
Richard Elwell Kennell Jr., 49, of Honolulu, a real estate office clerk, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Oceanside, Calif. He is survived by father Richard E., brothers David and Hunter, stepbrothers Kenny and Stephen, and sisters Allison Kennell and Elizabeth Gillespie. Services to be held in Houston.

Kaoru Kurashige
Nov. 11, 2004
Kaoru Kurashige, 84, of Lihue, a retired auto mechanic, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Kilohana Camp, Kauai. He is survived by wife Tsuyuko; sons Roland and Stanley; daughters Linda Sansui and Stella Haraguchi; brothers Isamu, Tadasu and Shigeru; sister Hideko Mumaw; and four grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. tomorrow at Lihue Hongwanji Mission. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Shirley Kahinano Inay Maikai
Nov. 7, 2004
Shirley Kahinano Inay Maikai, 66, of Honolulu died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Kapoho, Puna, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Rick A.C. Jr. and Tracy K.; stepmother Virginia Shiroma; brothers Tony and Melvin "Blur" Inay and Carter Ku; sisters Hannah Gentry, Lorraine Ah Yo, Marvis Miyashiro and Jennifer Fulinara; and two grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Henry Makekau Jr.
Nov. 7, 2004
Henry "Hank" Makekau Jr., 72, of Honolulu, a U.S. Navy veteran who served in the Korean War and a retired GTE Hawaiian Tel employee, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by companion Kathy Wada; sons Anthony K., Kalani H. and Kealii J.; stepsons Spencer Fernandez and Richard Stein; brother Allen; sisters Charlotte Kauhi, Maile Corpus and Blossom W. Vierra; and two grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 27 at Elks B.P.O.E. Honolulu Lodge 616, 2933 Kalakaua Ave. Aloha attire. Loose flowers or leis welcome.

Larry E. Manning
Nov. 9, 2004
Larry E. Manning, 57, of Honolulu, a superintendent in the construction industry, died in Maunalani Nursing Center. He was born in Mississippi. He is survived by wife Leticia; sons Eddie, Jamie and Marty; stepsons Carlo and Danny; father John; and sisters Ann Kelly and Faye Stafford. Services pending in Mississippi.

Ralph Dallas Olson
Nov. 6, 2004
Ralph Dallas Olson, 96, of Ogden, Utah, a teacher, administrator and former dean of students of Church College of Hawaii, died in Ogden. He was born in Brigham City, Utah. He is survived by wife Delsa; children Dallas S., R. Blair and Kim D. Olson and Candis Scoville; 18 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services to be held in Utah. Condolences may be sent to mortuaryobits@yahoo.com.

Vito Ballesta Parado Sr.
Oct. 23, 2004
Vito Ballesta "Itong" Parado Sr., 83, of Kapolei, a retired postmaster at La Paz, Abra, the Philippines, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in La Paz, Abra, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Adela Del Prado; children Joseph, Milagros "Rose," Nestor, Vito "Amar," Joselyn "Bing," Lucina "Lulei," Efren, Ruben David "Trece" and Francisco "Cator" Parado and Bella Dacuycuy, Florzena "Zena" Venzon, Odette Mendoza, Rowena Cid and Visitacion "Tetchie" De Dios; 23 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Rita Church, 89-318 Farrington Highway. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Emory Lowell Russell
Oct. 30, 2004
Emory Lowell Russell, 71, of Honolulu, an architect, died in Honolulu. He was born in Milledgeville, Ga. He is survived by companion Milan Qualls. Private services.

Florante Sumoba Sajor
Oct. 23, 2004
Florante Sumoba "Rante" Sajor, 60, of Waianae, a retired Hawaiian Regent Hotel employee, died in Cabugao, the Philippines. He was born in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Editha A.; sons Bernard, Ronald, Rommel and Ramel; mother Dionicia; brother Jose Sumoba; sister Marybeth; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa Church, 712 N. School St. Call after 7 p.m. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

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