Jan. 8, 2007
Guillermo "Billy" Anguay, 81, of Ewa Beach, a former Honolulu Gas Co. welder, died in Hawaii Medical Center East. He was born in Carcar, Cebu, Philippines. He is survived by wife Alexandra "Alice"; sons Guillermo D. Jr. and Gary A.; daughters Darlene D. Makaiwi and Dorene M. Aguano; brother Albert; sisters Connie Belin, Julie Tampon, Priscilla Aleviado, Yolanda Balasbas, Dela Fifer and Anita Michealson; 23 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Robert B. Bareng
Jan. 22, 2007
Robert B. Bareng, 95, of Waipahu, a retired security guard and U.S. Army veteran who served in World War II, died at home. He was born in Laoag, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Beatriz, son Ruben, daughter Mercy Serquina, sister Maria and five grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5:30 p.m. Committal service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.
Michelle Anne Kuuipo Benevedes
Jan. 21, 2007
Michelle Anne Kuuipo Benevedes, 39, of Waimanalo died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Thomas and David, daughter Yvette, parents Brian Sr. and Yvonne, and brothers Brian Jr. and Stuart. Mass: 11 a.m. tomorrow at St. John Vianney Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Incorrect information was given in an obituary yesterday.
Rufino Torres Buendia
Jan. 22, 2007
Rufino Torres "Sonny" Buendia, 73, of Mountain View, Hawaii, formerly of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard general foreman and U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served in the Korean War, died in the Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Terrence, Gary, Rueben and Donovan; daughters Yvette Nagtalon and Nanette Kiyota; brothers Larry, Robert and Vicente; sisters Nancy Perez, Petra Terlaje and Gloria Ganarial; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: noon Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Committal services to follow at Homelani Memorial Park new columbarium. Casual attire.
James G. Corpuz Jr.
Jan. 9, 2007
James G. Corpuz Jr., 47, of Ewa Beach died in St. Francis-West Hospice. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Tracy N.; son Jaymen Kaleimakalii; daughter Tiffaney Hokulani; father James G. Sr.; brothers Jessy Corpuz, and Anthony "Nino" and Zachary Kaai; sisters Jennifer Moisa, and Kathrina and Marlene Corpuz; grandparent Agnes K. Zamora; and a grandchild. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday and 11 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. Monday. Committal services: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Evelyn M. Kawachi
Jan. 23, 2007
Evelyn M. Kawachi, 77, of Kahului, a Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar financial systems coordinator, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Spreckelsville, Maui. She is survived by brother Tomio and sisters Jean Y. Kawachi and Itsue Pojas. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Kahului Hongwanji Mission. Call after 2 p.m. Inurnment to be held at a later date. Casual attire.
Thomas Kazuo Kawashima
Jan. 16, 2007
Thomas Kazuo Kawashima, 68, of Waianae, a Leeward Auto Parts owner, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Frances, son Russell, daughters Katherine Toma and Lynn Mikamura, brother James, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Jarrick Shoji Okido Matsumoto
Jan. 19, 2007
Jarrick Shoji Okido Matsumoto, infant son of Neal and Elyse Matsumoto of Mililani, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is also survived by grandparents David and Stella Matsumoto, and Steven and Monica Okido; and great-grandparents Tsugie Matsumoto, and Charles and Jeanette Okido. Services: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire.
David R. Nelson
Jan. 13, 2007
David R. Nelson, 49, of Honolulu, a Kahala Mandarin employee, died in Virginia. He is survived by wife Georgina "Gina," son Jacob, mother Gayatri Graeham, and brothers Chris and George. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Casual attire.
Mary Shin Yong Sung
Jan. 20, 2007
Mary Shin Yong Sung, 79, of Wahiawa died in Hawaii Medical Center East. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Lilian Cruz and three grandchildren. Private services.
Pedro Larot Yorong
Jan. 13, 2007
Pedro Larot Yorong, 82, of Waipahu, a Public Works Center telephone communications specialist and GTE Hawaiian Tel switchman, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Betty S.H.; son Sanford; daughters JoAnn Lelepali, Sandra Yorong and Suzanne Wilson; brothers Marcelino, Julian, Lorenzo and Stanley; sister Cynthia Dean; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Monday 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.