July 19, 2006
Dollyan "Dolly" Basa, 63, of Koloa, Kauai, an ITT Industries custodian at the Pacific Missile Range Facility, died in Hale Kupua Health Care Center in Omao, Kauai. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. She is survived by daughters Valerie Peters, Darlene Pereira, Allison Vasquez and Janelle Basa; sister Dawn Agao; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Kekaha Public Cemetery.
Sept. 11, 2006
Tetsuo Chikazawa, 79, of Kaneohe, a retired carpenter, died in Honolulu. He was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Bert and Karl, daughters Marlene Chikazawa and Ramona Cullen, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Richard Kenneth Cohen
Sept. 26, 2006
Richard Kenneth Cohen, 61, of Kihei, a retired collections manager, died at home. He was born in California. He is survived by companion JoAnn Howard, son Randy, daughter Natalie Keehan, six grandchildren and one-great-grandchild. Services: 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to H.O.G. Chapter 44, 844 Mahealani St., Kihei, HI 96753.
Sept. 4, 2006
Haruye Dote, 100, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Pearl City. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by son Alan; daughters June Kayoda, Eleanor Yabiku and Marion Saito; sister Hazel Ono; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.
James Megumi Morikawa
Sept. 17, 2006
James Megumi Morikawa, 78, of Kaneohe, a retired Pan American Airlines port steward, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Chiyomi Yamashita, son Derwin Isami and brother Masaru. Services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary, east chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Sept. 20, 2006
Takako "Nancy" Moss, 79, of Honolulu died. She was born in Taiwan. She is survived by sisters Janet Waters, Harue Yamashita, Michiko Kamihori and Yumi Piplow; and nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, great-grandnephews and great-grandnieces. Inurnment services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice.
Craig R. Swain
Sept. 23, 2006
Craig R. Swain, 45, of Mililani died in Kapiolani Medical Center at Pali Momi. He was born in Spokane, Wash. He is survived by parents James Sr. and Roswitha, brothers James Jr. and Aaron, and sisters Angela Henry and Nancy Anderson. Services: noon Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary, makai chapel. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Mililani Memorial Park.
Sept. 16, 2006
Fumiko "Gladys" Yamamoto, 81, of Waipahu, a retired Daiei/Holiday Mart salesclerk, died in Ewa Beach. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by son Glenn T., daughter Terry S. Oshiro, three grandchildren, one great-grandchild and caregiver Gaudelia Simbajon. Private services.
Kenneth Davis Younkin
Sept. 26, 2006
Kenneth Davis Younkin, 90, of Ewa Beach, formerly of Galt, Calif., a U.S. Department of Forestry employee, died at home. He was born in Topeka, Kan. He is survived by daughter Valora Lee Boot, seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Private services held in California.
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.