Marcel Emile Cailliet
Dec. 20, 2007
Marcel Emile Cailliet, 93, of Honolulu, an artist and retired U.S. Navy lieutenant, died in Castle Medical Center. He was born in Dijon, France. He is survived by wife Dorothy; sons Jon and Jacques; daughters Lorrella Busboom and Michelle Sheehan; brother Dr. Rene; and 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. today at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Kim Fung Ching
Nov. 10, 2007
Kim Fung "Rose" Ching, 95, of Honolulu, died at home. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by son Norman S.Y.; daughters Gloria S.L. Chun and Joan Y.W. Lu; two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m. Inurnment: 2:15 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Roelle Kieleli'ihauokawailani Mew Lan Ho'ohuli
Dec. 18, 2007
Roelle Kieleli'iihauokawailani Mew Lan Ho'ohuli, 22, of Nanakuli, a Kapolei Outback Steakhouse dining room server, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Ryal; companion Kaleo Perreira; parents Wayne and Hoku; brother Watson; sisters Radasha Ho'ohuli and Resha Sato; grandparents Stanley Lacaden and Rochelle T. Watson; great-grandmother Eleanor Leialoha; and godparents Jeff and Kawailani Soma. Services: noon Saturday at Bernice Pauahi Bishop Memorial Chapel, Kamehameha Schools. Call after 8 a.m. Celebration of life: 3 p.m. at Ko Olina Resort, Lagoon 4. Casual aloha attire.
Alice Otholt Horii
Dec. 12, 2007
Alice Otholt Horii, 89, of Washington, a retired Waialua High School cafeteria cook, died in Kirkland, Wash. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by sons Ralph and Paul; brother Richard Otholt; sister Juliet Crosson and two grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 4:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Dec. 17, 2007
Masako Ige, 93, of Waiahole, a retired self-employed farmer, died in Honolulu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sons Melvin and Stanley; daughter Darlene Galang; hanai son Walter Akamine; hanai daughter Peggy Sutter; brothers John and Seichi Tamayose; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Dec. 20, 2007
Blossom Kaopuiki, 70, of Hilo, formerly of Oregon and Hono- lulu, a retired Hilton Waikoloa Village steward, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by brothers Rudolph Kaopuiki and Edward Hanohano; and sisters Mary Kagawa, Elizabeth Medeiros, Barbara Perry and Jeanette Silva. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Ke Kilohana O Ka Malamalama Church, Hilo. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dec. 23, 2007
Leinani Kupihea, 94, of Kahului, a homemaker, died in Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Spreckelsville, Maui. She is survived by hanai daughter Geri Harmon. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Makawao Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Dec. 28, 2007
Yoshinobu "Nobu" Kuwaye, 81, of Hilo, a retired Puna Rock, Allied Aggregates and Kuwaye Brothers manager, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Michie; son Russell; daughter Iris K. Tamanaha; brother Yasuo; sisters Sachiko Kanetake, Misao Sakamoto, Chiyono Takemoto and Sumiko Toyama; and four grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Call after 2:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Leonard Joseph Emo Ho'okaika Leong
Dec. 19, 2007
Leonard Joseph Emo Ho'okaika Leong, 23, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Leonard M.K. Leong and Zeedia "Poxie" Cazimero; step-parents Dalton Cazimero and Leynette Leong; sister Cyrene Tito; step-brothers Joey Kau and Nolan Cazimero; step-sister Marlene Gonzaga; and grandparents William and Bibiana Kau, and Maile Cazimero, Rose Leong and Claudio Pacyao Sr. Services: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 9:30 a.m. Graveside services: 1 p.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Laura Pok Soon Maitland
Dec. 26, 2007
Laura Pok Soon Maitland, 85, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu. She was born in Hana, Maui. She is survived by husband Frank L.; son Frankie; daughters Diane Kuni, Kim Maitland and Linda Moreno; brothers Harold and Richard Kim; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services: 12:45 p.m. Monday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Bruce Gerald O'Donnell
Dec. 28, 2007
Bruce Gerald O'Donnell, 51, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Kauai and Honolulu Police Department officer, died at home. He was born in Boston. He is survived by wife Joni; sons Lloyd P. Jr. and Lloyd J.K. Albinio; siblings Mary, Ruth, Ellen, Peter, Catherine, David, Tim, Hugh, John, Leo and Grace; and three grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Jan. 12 at Kapaa Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. Call after 1 p.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dec. 30, 2007
Song "Chuck" Park, 49, of Honolulu, a retired Herbalife Inc. vice president, died in Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Yumi "Jessica;" sons Matthew and Brandon; parents Young Don and Chung Cha; and sisters Lydia Donner and Shirley Yang. Services: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary. Cremation and reception to follow. Casual attire.
William M. Parton
Dec. 23, 2007
William M. Parton, 90, of Kailua, a retired Kaneohe Marine Corps Air Station fuel technician, died in Kailua. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sarah; son Guy Souza; daughters Valerie Robinson and Cathy West; and nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 10:30 a.m. Graveside services: 2 p.m. at the cemetery.
Kimberly L. See
Dec. 27, 2007
Kimberly L. "Honey Girl" See, 31, of Waianae, a homemaker, died in Waianae Comprehensive Health Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Dezaree See and Kayla Akama-Kauhi; brothers James Woodard Jr. and William Akama III; and sister Victoria Tau. Scattering of ashes: 9 a.m. Sunday at Waianae Boat Harbor. Luncheon to follow at 11 a.m.
Aurelia Libao Vicente
Dec. 4, 2007
Aurelia Libao Vicente, 69, of Hilo, a retired Hilo Medical Center Extended Care Facility CNA and Homelani and Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home salesperson, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Urdaneta, Pangasinan, the Philippines. She is survived by husband Adriano B.; sons Leober and Adrel; brothers Jarmie and Ferdinand Libao; sisters Charito Enguito, Escolastica Llego, Eulalia Locwuiao, Numeriana Manuel and Vina Olsen; and two grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Jan. 10 at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Call after 6 p.m. Whole night visitation to follow at the family residence, 44 Ahona Place, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Jan. 11 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park.
Dec. 20, 2007
Alexander Wylly, 87, of Honolulu, a former Planning Research Corp. vice-president, died in Honolulu. He was born in New York. He is survived by daughters Sarah S. Wylly and Carolyn W. Ribuca; and two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.
Bok Duk Yang
Dec. 20, 2007
Bok Duk Yang, 97, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Seoul, Korea. She is survived by son Hyong Jin Kim; daughters Alice Y. "Chicken Alice" Yang, Grace Ozaki and Joyce S. Holmas; sisters Pok Son, Chong Ja and Pok Jin Lee; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m.
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.