July 5, 2005
Shirley "Sam" Arizqueta, 83, of Woodland, Calif., a salesclerk and seamstress, died in Davis, Calif. She was born in Philadelphia. She is survived by children Michael, Thomas and Andrew Chaffin and Sandra Ayon; and sister Leonore Eisenkraft. Private services. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society.
Jonah H.K. Chang
May 27, 2005
Jonah H.K. Chang, 69, of Aiea, a retired U.S. Marine Corps captain and First Hawaiian Bank employee, died in Aiea. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Reiko, son Jonah, daughter J. Nana and two grandchildren. Private inurnment.
Bertha James Aflague DeCoite
July 7, 2005
Bertha James Aflague DeCoite, 74, of Ewa Beach, a retired accountant and bookkeeper for Bank of America-Guam, Ed and Don's Candies-Hawaii and Tanaka of Tokyo Restaurant-Hawaii, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Guam. She is survived by sons David and Richard; daughters Tina DeCoite and Genie Mann; brothers Wilfrido, Inocencio, Raymond and David Aflague; sisters Helen Crisostomo, Victoria Jugo, Eugenie Mantanona and Mary Benoit; and nine grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, 712 N. School St., Honolulu. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples.
Rosa Coloma Jamorabon
June 27, 2005
Rosa Coloma Jamorabon, 92, of California, formerly of Honolulu, died in California. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Nick and Amante, daughter Connie Cabalo, brothers Laureano and Filomeno, eight grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.
June 16, 2005
Doroteo "Billy" Jimenez, 81, of Ewa Beach, a retired B & C Trucking employee, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Filutia; sons Leo Taaca and Stan "Akus," Dave, Darrick and Dwayne Jimenez; daughters Kathy San Augustine, Hattie Palisbo, Chris "Tootsie" Ceno, Sharlene Samson, Jocelyn Empron, Joylene Muranaka and Darlene Cortez; brother Philip; sister Connie Abregano; 47 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Takeo Haejo Kim
July 8, 2005
Takeo Haejo Kim, 76, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Chiba, Japan. He is survived by wife Sok Sun, son Richard S., daughters Christina T. Kobayashi and Mina M. Kim, two brothers, three sisters and three grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Broken Ridge Buddhist Temple, 2420 Halelaau Place. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
Jane Marion Leighton
July 5, 2005
Jane Marion Leighton, 86, of Kapolei, a retired medical secretary, died. She was born in New York. She is survived by sons Time and Cort Haverly, four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. No services. Donations suggested to charity.
July 8, 2005
Antonio Lima, 73, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Smith's Motor Boats maintenance worker, died at home. He was born in Portugal. He is survived by wife Gilda; sons Duarte and Jose; daughter Kelsie; brother Isaias; sisters Dulce Ramos, Maria Lima and Teresa Ferreira; and two grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. tomorrow at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Kauai Hospice.
July 5, 2005
Haruko Narimasu, 88, of Kahului, a Puunene School teacher's aide, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Kahului. She is survived by sons Leonard, Bert and Leslie; daughter Lily; brother Mutsuo Hashimoto; sisters Tokuko Hamai and Clara Suzuki; and two grandchildren. Graveside services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Maui Memorial Park.
Russell C. Neves-Kaleikini
July 6, 2005
Russell C. "Boy" Neves-Kaleikini, 27, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Russell C. Neves and Vonia L. Kaleikini; brother Rodney K. Kaleikini; sisters Daneen Yama, Kathryn Rabanal and Eve Safferey; and companion Taire. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 5:30 p.m. Aloha attire.
Cody K.K. Paia
June 28, 2005
Cody K.K. Paia, infant son of Chauncey Paia and Risa Kawashima of Honolulu, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by grandparents Tambi and Henry Paia, Brian Kawashima and Clarence and Cynthia Yee. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
Anna P. Peyton
June 9, 2005
Anna P. Peyton, 93, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Kailua. She was born in Maui. She is survived by daughter Yvonne McDermott, sister Carol Cameron, five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.
May Ann Roselani Poai
July 1, 2005
May Ann Roselani Poai, 63, of Hilo, a retired Keaau Middle School educational assistant and KTA part-time produce clerk, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Joseph "Brahda" and Kenneth "Jap," daughters Joann Oili and Lillian "Honey Girl" Zimmerman, brothers Jon and Thomas "Tiny" Leialoha, 10 grandchildren three great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary in Hilo. Call after 6 p.m. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary. Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date. Casual attire.
July 9, 2005
Darlene Ruiz, 47, of Eleele, Kauai, a Big Save warehouse clerk, died at home. She was born on Kauai. She is survived by husband Gerard; sons Ross D. and Kyle R.; mother Mary Baptiste; brothers Richard, Rodney and Anthony Baptiste; and a grandchild. Mass: 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Holy Cross Church in Kalaheo, Kauai. Call after 2:30 p.m. Casual attire.
The Rev. Wayne Gordon Waterhouse
June 28, 2005
The Rev. Wayne Gordon Waterhouse, 76, of Nanakuli, a First Baptist Church pastor of Nanakuli, died in Nanakuli. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Phyllis, sons Stewart and Lynn, daughters Elizabeth Waterhouse and Tammy Mun, brother Dr. Samuel D. and eight grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, 87-1948 Mohihi St., Nanakuli. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to Waianae Coast Christian Women's Job Corps.
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