July 10, 2006
Mikio "Miki" Azuma, 81, of Honolulu died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Hawi, North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Setsuko; son Bryan; mother Chiyo; brothers Jerry and Gary; sisters Betty Asahino, Barbara Tadaki and Aileen Setoda; and three grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m.
Juanita Landeza Cabasag
July 8, 2006
Juanita Landeza "Nita" Cabasag, 75, of Wahiawa died at home. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by husband Vicente "Vince"; son Michael; daughters Bernadette "Bernie" Lanet, Jennifer Cabasag, Vanessa Markle, Verna Cass and Pamela Morrow; brother Thomas Landeza; sisters Eleanor Lamadora, Lillian Garrido and Betty J. Bernaldes; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Casual and aloha attire.
Byron Charles Feldman
July 9, 2006
Byron Charles Feldman, 82, of Honolulu, a retired advertising executive, died in Honolulu. He was born in Sioux Falls, S.D. He is survived by former wife B.J., sons Guy and Kale, daughters Leanne Perkins and Vaune Kino, sister Yvonne, 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Trinity Church, 5919 Kalanianaole Highway, Honolulu. Call after 10 a.m. Private scattering of ashes. Aloha attire. No wreaths or flowers. Leis welcome.
July 7, 2006
Ata Ioapo, 75, of Waipahu died at home. He was born in Swains Island, Tokelau. He is survived by wife Ailini; sons Emosi, Sililo, Ioapo and Stanley; daughters Puanani Tinae, Naomi Dole, Ruta Siaosi, Taligi Faapepele and Faavaoa Ata; brothers Kilisi Ioapo and Risati Poueu; 34 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Lighthouse Outreach Center, Assembly of God, 94-366 Pupupani St., Suite 203, Waipahu. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.
June 30, 2006
Sueno Kagemoto, 75, of Pearl City, a retired United Airlines food service employee, died at home. She was born in Wahiawa. She is survived by husband Joseph Y.; sons Dean and Reid; daughters Gayle Goshi, Lynne Ono and Jodie Nagasako; brother Katsuo Yamashiro; sister Marion Gibo; and seven grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.
Ernesto Bautista Ligeralde
July 2, 2006
Ernesto Bautista Ligeralde, 86, of Waipahu, a shop steward for Local 5 of the Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees union, died at home. He was born in Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Rosalina D.; sons Benjamin D., Greg D. and Samuel D. "Sam"; daughters Carmelita L. Susulin, Adelaida L. Mabazza and Socorro D. Ligeralde; brothers Antero and Antonio; sisters Laura, Modesta and Aurora Bautista; 15 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.
July 5, 2006
Toshie Nekomoto, 84, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by husband Katsumi, brother Yoshiaki Ishihara and sister Masae Horiuchi. Private services.
June 19, 2006
Cresente "Chris" Remigio, 65, of Ewa Beach, a retired City Mill employee, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in Aiea. He is survived by wife Lenora "Lee"; daughters Roxanne DeVera and Tammy and Krislyn Remigio; father Nataniel B.; brothers Fred, Paul, Edward and Ronald; sisters Trinidad "Trini" Cablay and Priscilla "Cilla" Phillips; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Mass: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire.
July 7, 2006
James Reyes, 79, of Pearl City, a retired Royal Hawaiian Hotel Housekeeping Department employee, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Julia; sons Thomas F. and Peter K. Santiago and Allan, Jayme and Randall Reyes; daughters Yvonne, Yolanda and Yvette; brother Arnold Dowling Jr.; sisters Margaret Lorian, Rose Quidachay, Mary Silvester and Norma Aparis; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio. Call after 8:30 a.m. Eulogy: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
July 7, 2006
Sadao Shimasaki, 82, of Hilo, a retired Hilo Coast Processing Co. truck driver and U.S. Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Wainaku, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Harue; son Bert; daughter Grace Kawabata; brothers Hachiro, Kunio, Masahiro, Hichiro and Suemori; sisters Toshie Fukushima and Shizue Miura; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Homelani Memorial Park.
Betty M. Stanwood
July 12, 2006
Betty M. Stanwood, 82, of Hilo, a retired employee for the former Kurohara's in Hilo, died at home. She was born in Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by stepdaughters Sharon Allen and Jeanne Schoech, brothers Ken and Robert Miyahara, three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. No services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.
Epifania Ramiro Galicinao Yanos
July 12, 2006
Epifania Ramiro Galicinao "Fannie" Yanos, 81, of Hawi, Hawaii, a retired AFL-CIO culinary worker, died at home. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by sons Rudy, Francis, Melvin and Nelson; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at Hawi Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawi Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary printed yesterday.
You can also search the Hawaii State Library System's Hawaii Newspaper Index online for older obituaries at www.librarieshawaii.org
. The index goes back several decades.