Elizabeth Saunders Brodhead
April 7, 2005
Elizabeth Saunders Brodhead, 97, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Massachusetts. She is survived by daughters Virginia LaPierre and Barbara and Thomasene "Tahmi" Brodhead; sister Priscilla Robertson; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. April 29 at St. Clement's Episcopal Church on Wilder Avenue. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to PEO Foundation, Hawaii Scholarship Fund, c/o Virginia Tornboom, 446 Kawaihae St., No. 237, Honolulu, HI 98825; or to St. Clement's Episcopal Church.
Daniel John Collette
March 21, 2005
Daniel John "Dan" Collette, 28, of Honolulu died at home. He was born in Boston. He is survived by mother Carol A. and grandparent Helen Burge. Private services.
Elaine Maile Gonsalves Correia
April 4, 2005
Elaine Maile Gonsalves Correia, 81, of Honolulu, a former GTE Hawaiian Tel operator, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son Raynold; daughters Alexandria Limbaga, Georgina Erdmann and Sandy Machado; brothers Wallace, John, Raynold and Richard Gonsalves; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Elizabeth Gloria Martin De Coito
April 4, 2005
Elizabeth Gloria Martin "Chuchu" De Coito, 72, of Waimea, Hawaii, a retired Waimea Elementary and Intermediate School head custodian, died in Holualoa, Hawaii. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband John L.; son John Navarro-De Coito; daughters Johnnalyn Kaai-De Coito, Johnnelle Chun and Johnnette De Coito-Gail-Sasaoka; hanai daughters Betty Jean and Betty Ann Kaneshiro; brother Harry Martin; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Friday at Annunciation Catholic Church in Waimea, Hawaii. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Hilo. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Silia Kalehua Kikue Fakatoumafi-Pajimola
April 1, 2005
Silia Kalehua Kikue Fakatoumafi-Pajimola, infant daughter of Halatoa M. Fakatoumafi and Shari Pajimola of Kailua-Kona, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is also survived by brother Polelei K.; sister Tymani-Malia A.; grandparents Pesi and Tevita Vea, Penisimani Ahoasi, Esida Polelei and Christine F. Pajimola; and great-grandparent Visesio Poleilei, Rose and Kazuo Fukumitsu and Lorraine and Gabriel Pajimola. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Michael's Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park in Holualoa, Hawaii. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Helen Crane Freitas
May 18, 2004
Helen Crane Freitas, 81, of Los Altos, Calif., a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Long Beach, Calif. Inurnment services: 10:30 a.m. next Monday at Diamond Head Memorial Cemetery. Donations suggested to Pathways Hospice Foundation, Mountain View, Calif.
Dorothy Kimiko Inouye
March 27, 2005
Dorothy Kimiko Inouye, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Aku House co-owner, died in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Gerald and Jed, daughter Freda Sahara, brother David Oshiro, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Howard Kam Leong
March 29, 2005
Howard Kam Leong, 79, of Tacoma, Wash., a retired U.S. Army sergeant first class, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Edith; sons Ernie, Roy, Gene, Howie and Ryan; brothers Edward and Richard; half brothers Kenneth and Raymond; and sister Agnes Lau. Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Eleanor Ayako Miyake
March 24, 2005
Eleanor Ayako Miyake, 89, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education mathematics instructor for Kawananakoa Middle School, died at home. She was born in Haleiwa. She is survived by nephews and nieces. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Evelyn Sachiko Miyake
March 24, 2005
Evelyn Sachiko Miyake, 82, of Honolulu, a retired First Hawaiian Bank Trust Division vice president, died at home. She was born in Haleiwa. She is survived by nephews and nieces. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Bernard Duldulao Narciso
April 1, 2005
Bernard Duldulao Narciso, 79, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired push rake operator for the former Puna Sugar Co., died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Laoag, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Lagrimas, sons Louie and Elmer, daughter Victorina "Vicky" Ulep, brother David, sisters Lourdes Baduan and Erlinda Pascual, and five grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Florence Mary Nelson
April 1, 2005
Florence Mary Nelson, 90, of Honolulu, died in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in Royal Oak, Mich. She is survived by son Warner, three grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Private services.
March 27, 2005
Masa Shima, 75, of Honolulu, a retired federal employee, died at home. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Amy A.; sons Larry and Wayne; brothers Brian and Dr. Boston Shima, and Warren Shimabukuro; sister Alice Ginoza; and two grandchildren. Private services. Additional information for an obituary printed Saturday.
Flora Kona Simao
March 26, 2005
Flora Kona Simao, 93, of Honolulu died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by son Gregory; daughters Genevieve Silva, Loretta Strunk and Nancy Arakaki; brother Antonio Kona; 14 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Toshiko Violet Tahara
March 27, 2005
Toshiko Violet Tahara, 91, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Clyde and Lance, brother Roy Kawamoto, sister Yuriko Kawamoto, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Aileen Shizuko Takara
March 30, 2005
Aileen Shizuko Takara, 86, of Honolulu, a licensed practical nurse, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. She was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Milton T. and Clinton Y.; daughter Jean N. Miyashiro; sisters Yoshiko Miyashiro, Irene Takahama, Mildred Suganuma and Shirley Young; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 3 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 2 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Robert Shihan Toma
March 31, 2005
Robert Shihan Toma, 85, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Army electronic equipment inspector for Fort Shafter and 442nd Regimental Combat Team and Company A, 100th Infantry Battalion, member, died in Hale Ho Aloha. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Nancy C.; daughters Cynthia Yoshida, Vivian Tsutsumi, Carolyn Poon, Roberta Fukutani and Sharon Tome; brothers Gilbert and Kenneth; sister Hattie Tsukayama; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
March 28, 2005
Shizuo Tosaki, 85, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. government Veterans Affairs and Social Security Administration field representative, died in Avalon Care Center. He was born in Papaaloa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Leona L., brother Dennis Y. and sister Betty T. Burns. Private services.
Koon Lai Wong
April 6, 2005
Koon Lai "Albert" Wong, 91, of Hilo, formerly of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard truck driver and John Daily's Shell Service employee, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Heeia. He is survived by sons Leonard and Bernard; daughters Elaine Wong, Roberta Matsuda and Aileen Takayanagi; 14 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Private services.
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