Humphrey Randolph Asher
Oct. 24, 2006
Humphrey Randolph "Randy" Asher, 58, of Aiea, a retired deputy warden at the Halawa High/Medium Security Facility, part of the state Department of Public Safety's Division of Corrections, died at home. He was born in Jakarta, Indonesia. He is survived by mother Daisy, brother Roy, sister Shyla Schneider and companion Pacita Aquino. Services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Jeanell Ann Bowman
Oct. 23, 2006
Jeanell Ann Bowman, 60, of Honolulu, a First American Title escrow officer and former First Hawaii Title, HonFed and Bank of Hawaii employee, died in St. Francis Hospice. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by mother Lily S.H. Pang Bennett. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nuuanu Ward, Judd Street. Call after 10 a.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Oct. 6, 2006
Eulalia "Taling" Cabo, 82, of Wahiawa, a retired Dole Co. employee, died in Straub Clinic & Hospital. She was born in Lanipao, Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. She is survived by brothers Maximo Cabania and Dalmacio and Federico Cabana. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Wahiawa. Call after 6 p.m. Services: noon Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Gertrude Laura Feiteira
Oct. 26, 2006
Gertrude Laura Feiteira, 76, of Wailuku, a retired Woolworth's manager, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Paia, Maui. She is survived by companion Shiro "Papa Shiro" Sueda; son Christopher "CJ"; daughters Elizabeth "Liz" Miller, Diane Happell and Kathie Zoller; brothers Howard, John and Benedict Pacheco Tavares; sisters Matilda "Tillie" Carvalho and Lorraine Evans; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Mass: noon Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial to follow at church cemetery. Lunch to follow at church gym.
Oct. 21, 2006
Craig Gillin, 32, of Kailua, a Reynolds Recycling employee, died in Kailua. He was born in Denver. He is survived by daughter Nalani P., father Mal Jr., mother Judith Bonner, brother Chip and sister Christine Joseph. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Kailua Beach Park, near the boat ramp. Scattering of ashes to follow.
Youg Hwan Oh
Oct. 28, 2006
Youg Hwan Oh, 84, of Wahiawa, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. He was born in Seoul. He is survived by wife Duk Sun; son Sammy; daughters Chongcha Mullen, Wendy McCann, Cindy Firestone, Joanne Oh and Sandy Oh Simmons; brothers Se and Chong Hwan Oh; sister Soon Ja Lee; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.
Luaipou S. Sapolu
Oct. 26, 2006
Luaipou S. Sapolu, 57, of Waipahu, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by husband Melagitone; son Mark; daughters Eleanor Pitesa and Mili L. Sapolu; brothers David and Ailao Matagiese and Kala Ugapo and Tuipine Aualiitia; sisters Vaelua Matagiese, Vaitapu Hunkin, Salafai Masoe and Tuliomanu Malaki; and three grandchildren. Services: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Lighthouse Outreach Center, 94-230 Leokane St., Waipahu.
Irene Aiko Sawai
Oct. 16, 2006
Irene Aiko Sawai, 81, of Honolulu, a retired GTE Hawaiian Tel Co. accountant, died in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kiyoto; daughter Dahleen E.; brothers Jiro "James," Walter and Thomas Tsuma; and sisters Mary Hirata and Ethel Higashihara. Private services.
Oct. 22, 2006
Iwamori Shimabukuro, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Kaya Builders and Hicks Homes carpenter, died at home. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by son Glen, daughters Annie Loo and Lorna Y. Rueli, sisters Haruko Uyeda and Yoshie Akamine, and two grandchildren. Services: noon Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Cynthia M. Steele
Oct. 27, 2006
Cynthia M. Steele, 63, of Havensville, Kan., a teacher, sales and management employee and Red Bud Plaza operator, died in Onaga, Kan. She was born in Chattanooga, Tenn. She is survived by sons Peter R. and Andrew R., daughters Adelyn G. Soellner and Laura L. Bottom, brother Chandler W. Rowe, sister Sara L. Proctor and four grandchildren. Services held in Onaga. Donations suggested to Rowe Scholarship Fund at Community Hospital, c/o P.O. Box 300, Onaga, KS 66521.
Aldine Edna Tavares
Oct. 17, 2006
Aldine Edna Tavares, 81, of Makawao, Maui, a retired Liberty House sales clerk, died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Lawrence "Bear," sons Reynolds "Spike" and Kenneth "Blanc," daughter Heidi Serrao, sisters Cecilia Yamaguchi and Rosemarie De Coito, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery, Makawao. Aloha attire.
Kevin Lee Throckmorton
Oct. 1, 2006
Kevin Lee Throckmorton, 54, of Kaneohe, a Waimanalo Health Center system support specialist, died at home. He was born in Dayton, Ohio. He is survived by companion Eileen Wallenhorst, mother Marilyn Picard, stepmother Judy and sister Kim. Services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Waikiki Yacht Club.
The Rev. Patricio Castro Valenzuela
Sept. 30, 2006
The Rev. Patricio Castro "Pat" Valenzuela, 71, of Wahiawa, a Wahiawa Filipino Church of the Nazarene founder and pastor, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Tabuyoc, Binalonan, Pangasinan, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Ruth M.; sons Jimmy, Harry and Bradley; brothers Andres and Pedro; and six grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Additional services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Wahiawa Church of the Nazarene, 1805 California Ave., Wahiawa. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
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.