Obituaries
Tuesday, February 18, 1997


Nobuko Abe is also survived by son Kenneth K. “K.K.” Abe. Incorrect information was published in an obituary published Monday.

Riyo Ariyoshi, 91, of Kahului died Saturday in Kahului Hale Makua. Born in Yamaguchi, Japan, she is survived by sons Tadaoki, Ryuji and Henry; daughter Katherine Shimada; brother Shizuo Machida; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Service: 5 p.m. Thursday at Nakamura Mortuary. Casual attire.

Lawrence W.M. Chang, 88, of Honolulu, a federal Corps of Engineers retiree, died Feb. 6 in Tripler Army Hospital. Born in Hilo, he is survived by brothers James J.M., John S.M. and Peter T.M.; and sisters Stella C. Smith and Miriam Y.Y. Pang-Kee. Service: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10:15 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Peters Episcopal Church, 1317 Queen Emma.

Pyong Sik Chun, 59, of Ewa Beach, a retired McLung Carpentry carpenter, died Sunday at home. Born in Seoul, he is survived by wife Wae Cha; sons Calvin S. and Curtis T.; daughter Song H.; sisters Susan Johnson and Sonya Chun; and two grandchildren. Service: noon Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire. No flowers.

Domingo M. “Ingo” Dumot, 73, of Hauula died Friday in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Jocelyn M.; sons Ben, Johnny and Joel; daughter Annalyn Bolibol; brother Bruno; sister Florencia Dollente; and 14 grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Valley of the Temples.

Kazutoshi Fujimoto, 49, of South Weaver, Utah, a design engineer, died Saturday in Kapalua, Maui. Born in Kahuku, he is survived by wife Muriel J.; sons Derick M., Dwight K. and Duane M.; sisters Vivian Ikeda, Karen Ishikawa, Kay Silva, Judy Hidano and Tami Makaiao; brothers Harold S., Gary T., Mark H. and Takuya; and a granddaughter. Services to be held on the mainland.

Gloria C. Gamboa-Toriano, 72, of Waipahu, a Territorial Savings & Loan retiree, died last Tuesday in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Papaikou, Hawaii, she is survived by husband Ernest H. “Ernie” Toriano; son Paul Gamboa; stepson Preston Toriano; daughter Donna Gamboa; brothers Terry, Jesse and Angelo Alicuben; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.

Phoebe K. Gedge, 78, of Honolulu, a Department of Education health and physical education teacher, died Friday in Straub Hospital. Born in Lahaina, she is survived by husband G. Donald; daughters Jill M. Buaupre, G. Donna Gedge and Catherine K. Payne; sisters Dolores M. Martin, Libana Crabb and Gertrude F. Berger; brother Richard D. Furtado; and three grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to St. Andrew’s Priory.

Roberto A. Guzman,,89, of Ewa Beach, died Feb. 9 in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Victoria B. “Vicky”; son Jason; brother Juan; and sister Anacleta. Mass: 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 6 p.m. Thursday at the church and from 10:30 a.m. to noon Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Burial: 12:30 p.m., Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Harold K. Hamamoto, 88, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died Friday in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by sons Paul M. and Walter M.; daughter Patsy M. Guro; brother Fusanobu; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

Caroline Kalima, 66, of Hilo, a retired DHL Courier Service station manager, died Friday in Hilo Hospital. Born in Hilo, she is survived by sons Shayne, Kermitt and Harry “Butch” Jr.; daughters Punett Maeda and Cindy Kalima; brothers Barr Canario and Charles McNicoll; sisters Annie M. Mitchell, Diana Nabarro and Minerva Kaaua; and nine grandchildren. Memorial service: 7 p.m. Friday at the Waiakea Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness on Awapuhi Street. Casual attire. No flowers.

ue8 nl,3 Siu Ing Kam, 83, of Honolulu died Feb. 10 in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Chungsan, China, she is survived by son Kon Wai; stepson Robert K.L.; stepdaughters Florence Y.M. Goo and Iok Tou Koo; 22 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Call from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 11 a.m., Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Sumie Kawamura, 90, of Honolulu, a retired practical nurse, died Jan. 28 in Kuakini Hospital. She is survived by son Edwin T.; daughter Lillian R. Yoshida; brothers Ben Murakami, and Kiyoshi and Tsutomu Nakazaki; sisters Natsuko Tashiro, Tatsuyo Taba and Yukiko Yamada; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Private services.

Jung Hwa Kim, 48, of Honolulu died Friday in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Korea, she is survived by sons Byung-Hyo and Young-Hwan; a sister; and three grandchildren. Service: 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 11:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Louis “Watanabe” Kuahuia, also known as Uncle Louie, 58, of Milolii, Hawaii, a retired Oahu Painting painter, died Thursday in Kona Community Hospital. Born in Milolii, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Dondie; sons Louis Jr., Eugene, Ronald H. and Aaron W.; daughters Eulalia Batalona, Danette Collins, Mildred Casuga, and Kimberly and Keala K. Kuahuia; mother Amoe A. Casuga; brothers Raymond and Steven Kuahuia, Ben, Jack and Pedro K. Casuga, and Edward Kaanaana; sisters Dora Helena, Alice Gouviea, Leilani Kahele, Elizabeth Taetuna, Shirley and Pearline Casuga, Rose Taylor, Annie Hackbart and Helen Calip; and 17 grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. Friday at the family home in Milolii, Hawaii. Call after 4 p.m. All night wake to follow. Mass: noon Saturday at St. Peter’s Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Arturo D. Laroya, 73, of Waipahu died Feb. 9 in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in Tabuyoc, Binalonan, Pangasinan, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Adora R.; sons Alberto R., Noly D., Artemio R. and Arturo R. Jr.; daughters Felecitas R. Trinidad, Luzminda R. Baxter, Rosario R. Laroya and Arcely R. Mendoza; sister Maria; and 20 grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 10:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.

Delmar E. Lied, 84, of Glendale, Wis., and Kailua-Kona, founder and chairman of the board for Lied’s Nursery Co. died Wednesday in Kailua-Kona. Born in Wisconsin, he is survived by son Thomas O.; daughter Janice Gantzer; sisters Mildred Fellenz and Lucille Walters; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 11 a.m. Saturday at Mokuaikaua Church. Reception to follow. Casual attire.

Henry S.S. Lum, 67, of Honolulu, a Schofield Barracks federal retiree, died Friday in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Doris; son Carlton; daughters Carleen Lum-Satsuma, and Carla and Carlette Lum; sisters Violet Ho and May Palk; and a grandchild. Service: 6 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Thomas F. Lum, 87, of Waipahu, a retired Gallenkamp district manager, died Feb. 9 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Eva L.; sons Trent G.H., Alfred W.K., Alan W.F. and Thomas Q.; daughter Linda L.T. Lindsey; sisters Lily Ching, Daisy Lam and Sally Apana; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Pablo T. Ramos, 85, of Waianae, a J.M. Tanaka Construction Co. retiree, died Saturday in the Waianae Comprehensive Health Center. Born in Tarlac, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Margarita Layco; daughters Carmen Pugh, Catherine Pearse, Floreda Villanueva, Manerva Gillespie and Susima Kapoi; sons Alfredo and Randolph; 18 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Rosary: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Consuelo F. “Nene” Sanico, 84, of Honolulu died Wednesday in Honolulu. Born in Aiea, she is survived by sons Donald E. Gentzler, and Richard and Lawrence Sanico; daughter Rosita F. Casupang; 26 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual/aloha attire.

Jung-Il Son, 57, of Waipahu died Friday at home. Born in Korea, he is survived by wife Yong Cha; sons Michael and Joon Ho; a sister; and a brother. Service: 11:30 p.m. Friday at Sacred Hearts Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Selverio Valdez, 89, of Hilo, a retired barber, died Thursday in the Life Care Center of Hilo. Valdez was born in the Philippines. Graveside service: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Alae Cemetery.

Minnie H.M. Wong, 71, of Kaneohe, a retired Aloha Air Lines secretary, died Feb. 8 in Castle Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Stanley; son Stanford; daughters Maynette Wong and Janice Higa; brothers Charles and Wallace Hong; and sister Alice Chu. Service: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Kiyoto Yoshimura, 82, of Pearl City, a retired self-employed photographer who also owned Bob’s Portrait Studio, died Jan. 25 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Eleele, Kauai, he is survived by wife Patsy Y.; son Douglas S.; daughter Kathleen Y. Lacanilao; several siblings; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.




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