Michael Takeo Ajifu
Oct. 1, 2005
Michael Takeo Ajifu, 76, of Waipahu, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard machinist and Army veteran, died in Waipahu. He was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Yuriko; sons Miles and Wesley; daughter Colleen Furumoto; brothers Hideo and Roy; sisters Janice Ajifu, Kathleen Tanaka and Karen Oshiro; and two grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Arthur Imaikalani Akiona
Oct. 1, 2005
Arthur Imaikalani Akiona, 55, of Kaaawa, Hawaii, a retired Honolulu firefighter, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Michelle "Miki," sons Kala and Malu, mother Minnie K., brother Albert L. Jr., sisters Lucy K. Finnegan and Kathleen P. Magdaro, and a grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hope Chapel in Kaneohe. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
Jamie Miguel Bumanglag
Oct. 5, 2005
Jamie Miguel Bumanglag, 68, of Lahaina died at home. He was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Guillerma R., daughters Maria and Jovy, brother Valiente, sister Eustaquia Dada and three grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Borthwick/Norman's Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Burial: 9 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park.
Ernest Pine Ferreira
Oct. 4, 2005
Ernest Pine Ferreira, 94, of Waipahu, a retired Oahu Sugar Co. electrician, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in Makaweli, Kauai. He is survived by niece Linda Ah Quin. Graveside services: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Memorial Park.
Freddie Jones Jr.
Sept. 28, 2005
Freddie Jones Jr., 50, of Wahiawa died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Florida. He is survived by daughter Ebonipearl Jones and sister Zula Bostic. Services to be held in Lyons, Ga.
Walter Thomas Koanui Sr.
Sept. 29, 2005
Walter Thomas "Walla" Koanui Sr., 68, of Ewa Beach, a retired Honolulu Fire Department fire captain, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Josephine M.; sons Walter T. Jr., Kevin B., Branden R.; daughter Roxanne Y. Cole; brothers Jimmy and Chris; sisters Elaine Kim-Kama, Donna Goo, Francine Woodward and Noe McKeague; and three grandchildren. Mass: noon Friday at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace. Call after 10:30 a.m. Services: 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.
Samuel Kamuela Kaopuiki
Oct. 5, 2005
Samuel Kamuela Kaopuiki, 79, of Lanai City, a retired Dole Co. truck driver on Lanai, died in Lahaina. He was born in Keomuku, Lanai. He is survived by son Owen; hanai son Sol Kaho'ohalahala; daughter Mapuana Soriano; sisters Rebecca Richardson, the Rev. Marian L. Kanipae and Harriet Catiel; brothers Solomon and Isaac Kaopuiki; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Additional services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Kalanakila O Ka Malamalama Ho'omana Ioredane Hou Church in Lanai City. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Lanai Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Francis David Kinney
Oct. 3, 2005
Francis David Kinney, 60, of Kailua, owner and operator of Dave Kinney and Co., died in Honolulu. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Noreen; sons Thomas and Kyle; daughters Kathy Lum, Krystina Yadao, and Kandice and Karissa Kinney; mother Betty; brother Lynn; sister Juanita Thomas; and seven grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
James Yoshiyuki Kurihara
Sept. 22, 2005
James Yoshiyuki Kurihara, 77, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Department of Energy assistant inspector general in Washington, D.C., died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Gerald, Thomas and Philip; daughter Brenda Lee; brothers Kenso, Yuso and Lawrence; sisters Asaye Okada and Florence Nahuina; and five grandchildren. Private services.
Adeline Gonsalves Pregil
Oct. 3, 2005
Adeline Gonsalves "Snook" Pregil, 94, of Kaneohe, a former St. Stephen's Catholic Church secretary, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. Mass: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Kaneohe. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.
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