April 1, 2005
Abel Abreu, 80, of Makawao, Maui, a Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Co. machinist, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Esther L., four stepchildren, 10 step-grandchildren and eight step-great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at St. Joseph Church. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Friday at the church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow at church cemetery. Casual attire.
The Rev. Philip A. Brink
April 1, 2005
The Rev. Philip A. Brink, 86, of Honolulu, a retired United Church of Christ minister and U.S. Army veteran who served in World War II, died. He was born in Topeka, Kan. He is survived by wife Consuelo "Connie," sons William A. and James D., brother Carl, sisters Dorothy Armstrong and Elizabeth Hoover, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. tomorrow at Central Union Church. Committal services: 8:30 a.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Rodolfo Peralta Coloma
March 18, 2005
Rodolfo Peralta Coloma, 64, of Pearl City, died in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Ragas, Dingras, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Celerina T.; son Rommel; daughters Rodelia Dumlao and Rowena and Rachell Coloma; father Gregorio; brothers Raymundo and Danilo; and sisters Lydia Gacula and Rosalinda Mariano. Rosary: 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Sarah K. Correa
April 2, 2005
Sarah K. Correa, 82, of Wailuku, a retired Maui Memorial Medical Center janitress, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Walter Sr., sons Walter Jr. and Glenn T., sister Elizabeth T.S. Watanabe, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Kaahumanu Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Monday at Maui Memorial Park. Burial to follow at the cemetery. Casual attire.
Bernice Kuuleimomi Davidson
March 29, 2005
Bernice Kuuleimomi Davidson, 77, of Waianae, an elementary school teacher, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Robert S.; sons Grant, Honohono, Bryan and Pono Davidson and Charles Kimo; sisters Henrietta Nobriga and Colleen Kela; 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Aloha attire.
Wayne A. Elliott
March 30, 2005
Wayne A. Elliott, 64, of Makaha, a retired aerospace inspector, died. He was born in Bellingham, Wash. He is survived by wife Janet; sons Marshall, Matt and Don; daughter Rhonda Smith; mother Elayne; and seven grandchildren. Services: noon Friday at Diamond Head Lookout, Diamond Head Road, closest to the lighthouse.
Maria Morales Ha'ae
March 15, 2005
Maria Morales Ha'ae, 92, of Kailua-Kona, a retired custodian, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by daughters Nancy Kaupu and Lilly H. Fukunaga, seven grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at St. Benedict's Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at church cemetery. Luncheon and fellowship to follow in church hall. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Mark Keola Kam
March 30, 2005
Mark Keola Kam, 43, of Kaneohe, a state caregiver, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Kala Hussey; daughters Kellie Warrior and Michelle and Tracie Kam; parents Ernest and Gertrude "Nudy"; brother Ernest Jr.; sisters Sherry Evans, Lonna Maile, Debbie Baptiste and Karen Caudle; and a grandchild. Services: 3 p.m. Saturday at 53-215 Kamehameha Highway in Punaluu. Casual attire. Leis only. Incorrect information was given in an obituary yesterday.
Warren Kanuha Kaneao Sr.
March 25, 2005
Warren Kanuha Kaneao Sr., 75, of Kailua-Kona, a musician at the former Hilton Hotel, died at home. He also was a County of Hawaii sewer and sanitation supervisor. He was born in Kainaliu, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Alice; son Warren Jr.; daughters Yolanda Shafnitz, Yvonne Naldoza, Alice Lopez and Danielle Kaneao; brothers David and Anthony; sisters May Lawelawe, Lorraine Maeshiro, Hazel Damas and MaryAnn Opanagi; 24 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Friday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kailua-Kona. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park in Holualoa, Hawaii. Luncheon and fellowship to be held in church hall. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Joseph Kuewa Keaulana Jr.
March 19, 2005
Joseph Kuewa Keaulana Jr., 65, of Honolulu, an entertainer/musician, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in Nanakuli. He is survived by companion Kimo A.; son Dale K.; daughters Germaine L. Bentley, Virginia M. "Nani" Kuloloia and Nanea A.M. Keaulana; mother Virginia Johnson; brother John D.; sisters Edith V. Gieson, Virginia Holt, Irma Nahalea, Joyce Gradle and Wilma L. Calio; and five grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. today at Kawaiahao Church. Call after 5 p.m. Inurnment: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Oahu Cemetery. Incorrect information was given in an obituary Sunday.
Howard Hyo Young Kim
April 3, 2005
Howard Hyo Young Kim, 71, of Ewa Beach, a retired Fort Shafter supply clerk, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Thelma M.; sons Howard H.Y. Jr., Joseph E. and Kevin L.; daughters Terry M. Kim, Karen K. Baniaga and Valerie L. Flynn; brother Henry H.M.; sisters Sarah Lung, Gladys LeBlanc, Helen K. Lee and Alice K. Aarona; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.
Jack R. Maus
April 1, 2005
Jack R. Maus, 80, of Honolulu, a retired teacher, died in Honolulu. He was born in New Jersey. He is survived by wife Veronica, sons John Jr. and Thomas, daughter Veronica Meletta, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 3 p.m. today at St. Augustine's Church in Waikiki. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to Disabled Veterans.
Ernest Paul Reese Jr.
March 30, 2005
Ernest Paul Reese Jr., 57, of Kailua, an Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3 assistance and recovery program coordinator, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Ellwood City, Pa. He is survived by companion Dorothee Schmidt, son Ernest M., daughters Jorgi-Anne Stever and Jennifer Reese, mother Gertrude, brother Richard, sister Jacqueline Alongi and four grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. No flowers. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society.
Annelyn Rose Hiilei Roache
March 29, 2005
Annelyn Rose Hiilei Roache, infant daughter of Joseph and Soleil Roache, of Honolulu, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She is also survived by brother Douglas; grandparents Fred and Evelyn Sanoria and Flora Roache; and great-grandparents Ramona Skyles and Pastora Felix. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Ark Christian Center. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
Kum Sun Sin
April 4, 2005
Kum Sun Sin, 78, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Seoul. She is survived by husband Yun Sok, son Marvin T. Shin, daughters Monica Y. Kim and Kathleen M. Moon, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Christ United Methodist Church, 1639 Keeaumoku St., Honolulu. Call after 9 a.m. Graveside services: noon at Valley of the Temples.
Maria Alejo Tugaoen
March 6, 2005
Maria Alejo Tugaoen, 85, of Wahiawa, a retired Dole Co. employee, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in Macayepyep, Banna, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by husband Melchor; sons Andres, Blas, Inocencio, Patrick and Arnold; daughter Presentacion Medrano; sisters Eugenia Baniaga and Juliana Cabisura; 21 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403 California Ave. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Incorrect information was included in an obituary yesterday.
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