Emmanuel Aaron Abrams
Nov. 29, 2005
Emmanuel Aaron Abrams, also known as Emery Claud A. Brewer Jr., 79, of Waipahu, a state social worker, died in Honolulu. He was born in St. Louis. He is survived by wife Ma P. "Auntie Antiporda," sons Louie and Joshua Brewer, daughters Beth Bryson and Ruth Brewer, brothers Allen and Bobby Brewer, and 50 grandchildren. Visitation: 4-10 p.m. Thursday at 94-365 Peke Lane. Inurnment to be held at a later date in the Philippines. For more information, call 676-2397. Donations suggested to Temple Emanu-El. Additional information for an obituary printed Saturday.
William Charles Carlstrom
Oct. 27, 2005
William Charles Carlstrom, 84, of Pearl City, a retired U.S. Navy chief petty officer and U.S. Public Health and Custom Service employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in New Richmond, Wis. He is survived by wife Mildred E., son John R. and a grandchild. Services: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Pearl Harbor Submarine Base Chapel. Scattering of ashes to follow at Pearl Harbor. If you need a base pass, call 456-1687.
James R. Carras
Dec. 2, 2005
James R. Carras, 85, of Honolulu, a retired state employee, died in Honolulu. He was born in Douglas, Ariz. He is survived by wife Kikue; sons James P. and Michael; daughters Trina McLemore, Cynthia White and Alisa Huber; sisters Mary Ficarrota and Alice Covington; and five grandchildren. No services. No monetary offerings.
Jerome G. Estavillo
Nov. 19, 2005
Jerome G. "Jerry" Estavillo, 68, of Aiea, a former Honolulu Police Department State Narcotics enforcement administrator, died at home. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Rose; daughters Sandra Agbayani and Reyne Estavillo; brothers Edward, Martin and Gordon; sisters Ethel Davenport and Alice Rath Le Gurche; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: noon tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Euwilde Alana Doo Greenleaf
Nov. 27, 2005
Euwilde Alana Doo "Willie" Greenleaf, 57, of Kaunakakai, Molokai, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Louis "Squeaky" III; sons Bojo and Ricky Morris and Ricky K. Greenleaf; daughters Roxann Tancayo and Nohea Duponte; mother Loke Doo; brother Randy Doo; sisters Roseallen Paleka, Kauinohea Purdy and Hinano Doo; and 12 grandchildren. Services: 8 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at Ka Hale Laa O Iruselema Hou Church in Kalamaula, Molokai. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday. Burial to follow at Homelani Cemetery in Manawainui, Molokai.
Angelo D. Kacatin
Dec. 2, 2005
Angelo D. Kacatin, 81, of Honolulu died in Nuuanu Hale. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Leodegario, Napoleon and Emmanuel; stepson Romulo Ligsay; brothers Henry and Pedro; nine grandchildren; and six step-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday and 10:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call after 6 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 a.m. Friday. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
The Rev. Charles Liwai Kamai Jr.
Nov. 28, 2005
The Rev. Charles Liwai Kamai Jr., 74, of Kalamaula, Molokai, died at home. He was born in Kakaako. He is survived by wife the Rev. Imogene; sons Charles III and Griffith Kamai and Alexander Abille-Kamai; daughters the Rev. Debra Spencer, Roxanne Dudoit and Imogene Rapanot; brothers Roy Kamai and Raymond, Samuel, Clarence, Ronald and Leonard Gomes; sister Elizabeth Perreira; 18 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Ka Hala Laa O Iruselema Hou Church in Kalamaula, Molokai. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Kanakaloloa Cemetery in Hoolehua, Molokai.
James Macayan Sr.
Dec. 1, 2005
James "Aleko" Macayan Sr., 67, of Hilo, a Macayan and Ah Ping Store proprietor and Hawaii Motors employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons James Jr. and Jerrad; daughters Jennifer M. Masang and Jessie Smith; brothers Benjamin and Mariano Carriaga and John Macayan Sr.; sister Rosita Padilla; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Committal/graveside services: 10 a.m. Friday at Alae Cemetery. Burial to follow. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary printed yesterday.
James A. Mendoza
Sept. 5, 2005
James A. Mendoza, 81, of Spring Valley, Calif., formerly of Pearl City, died. He was born in China. He is survived by wife Marie, sons Charles and Robert, daughters Mary Ann Duthridge and Christine Bilan, stepdaughter Susan Bennett and three grandchildren. Graveside services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park.
Nov. 25, 2005
Eileen Mortenson, 62, of Kaneohe, an Eileen Mortenson Communications president, died at home. Celebration of life: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Pacific Club, on Queen Emma Street mauka of Vineyard Boulevard. Reception to follow. Reply by calling Ruth Ann's office at 533-4165 or e-mail ruthann@ beckercommunications.com. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii, 860 Iwilei Road, Honolulu, HI 96817.
Mildred Fumiko Muranaka
Nov. 30, 2005
Mildred Fumiko "Violet" Muranaka, 79, of Honolulu, a retired Ala Moana Hotel Paymaster, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ernest "Mac," son Kyle M., daughters Heila S. Yamamoto and Ilsa M. Muranaka, sister Sally Peterson and three grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at the Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information was given in an obituary Sunday.
Dec. 1, 2005
Toshikatsu "Toshi" Naguwa, 80, of Pearl City, a retired Hawaiian Reinforcing Steel Co. employee, died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Dorothy S., daughter Lorna T. Higa, brothers Yukio and Charles, sister Grace Yanagawa and two grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Nov. 29, 2005
Valentino "Balin" Paglinawan, 42, of Honolulu died in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in San Carlos, the Philippines. He is survived by son Joshua; daughters Asia and Deja Rae; brothers Rufino, Roberto, Mario and Jose; and sisters Priscilla Kaili and Virginia Pancillo. Services: noon Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Pinang Domingo Respicio
Nov. 12, 2005
Pinang Domingo Respicio, 85, of Ewa Beach, a retired Ben Camillo Tailor Shop of North King Street seamstress, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. She was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Alfredo; daughter Felicidad "Fely" Purificacion; brothers Abraham, Benedicto and Nemecio Domingo; sisters Raymunda Erroc and Feliza Paulino; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: noon Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Walter Vincent Rodenhurst Jr.
Nov. 23, 2005
Walter Vincent Rodenhurst Jr., 79, of Honolulu, a GTE Hawaiian Tel warehouse supervisor, died in Honolulu. He was born Niulii, Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Gladys; son Walter V. III; daughters Mahina Perreira and Holly Sardinha; brothers James, Melvin, George and William; sisters Emma Glory and Alice Freitas; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 11:15 a.m. Saturday at St. Andrews Cathedral. Call after 9 a.m. Aloha attire.
Leonard Eugene Vincent Jr.
Nov. 26, 2005
Leonard Eugene Vincent Jr., 40, of Kailua-Kona, formerly of Mountain View, Hawaii, a Finesse Construction/Fabrication general contractor and president, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Barbara, daughters Britanie and Bionce, mother Judy, brother Derick and sister Shari. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Nov. 25, 2005
Masayoshi Yoshimoto, 76, of Pearl City, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard personnel clerk, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Kimiko; daughters Donna Yoshimoto and Darlene Yoshimoto-Chung; sisters Bertha Kokubun and Mary and Doris Yoshimoto; and two grandchildren. Private services.
Nov. 25, 2005
Anthony Young, 77, of Mountain View, Calif., a Society of Mary brother, died in Mountain View. He was born in Wailua, Maui. He is survived by sisters Antarina Moore and Victoria Kanoa. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Mystical Rose Chapel in Saint Louis/Chaminade campus. Mass to follow. Interment: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Memorial Park, Marianist community section. Aloha attire. No flowers.
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