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Tuesday, May 9, 2000

Mildred G. "Millie" Allen, 69, of Hawaiian Ocean View Estates, Hawaii, a self-employed coffee roaster, died May 2 in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Kona. She is survived by sons Anthony, Clark and Ruben Page; stepson Wayne S. Page; daughter Sheila Medeiros; brothers John, Thomas, Harry, George and Roy Gomes; sisters Beatrice Neves, Irene Moore and Eleanor Bodine, seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Calvary Community Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kona Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Elden W. Arquette, 41, of Waianae died April 30 in St. Francis-West Hospice. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife April T.; sons McShane K.T., Elden W. Jr. and Charles K.; father Erwin; mother Elizabeth; brothers Erwin, Edmund, Elgin and Shane, and sister Hollie Arquette. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help. Call after 9:30 a.m. Casual attire.

Colin M. Ball, infant son of Tyrone E. and Fara D. Ball of Honolulu, died April 30 in Tripler Hospital. He is also survived by grandparents Wilber Ball and Vera Bradford and Henry and Vonciel Lane, and brothers Quintin and Devin. Private services.

Pearl L. Barwick, 90, of Pearl City, a sales clerk for J.C. Penney, died Saturday in Kaiser Hospital. She was born in Michigan. Services: 6 p.m. Saturday at Leeward Community Church, 1860 Komo Mai Drive. Call after 5 p.m. Burial in Michigan. Casual attire. No flowers.

Fracedes V. Cajimat, 84, of Ewa Beach died April 17 in Queen's Hospital. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Saturnino Fernandez; son Rizal; daughters Rosalina Apuya and Marcelina Ladines, 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

Masue J. Escalona, 76, of Hilo, formerly of Mountain View and Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a retiree of the former Hilo Hotel Ltd. and Restaurant Fuji, died Saturday in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. She is survived by son Daniel Jr.; daughters Charlotte Fitzsimons, Wendy Okamura and Sandra Sagawa; brothers Hideo and Henry Nagai; sisters Tokino Nagai, Maizie Hori, Janet Adachi, Misae Chambers and Sueno Tsukamoto, and six grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 5:30 p.m. Private burial. No flowers. Casual attire.

Isabelo M. Ferrer, 94, of Haliimaile, Maui, a parishioner of St. Joseph Church, died Saturday in Maui Memorial Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Venancia; son Peter; daughters Norma Miller, Nina Pascua and Carol Jean Wong, 13 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Mass: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Church in Makawao. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Tufi T. Fonoti, 64, of Honolulu, a schoolteacher, died Wednesday. She was born in Utumea Village, American Samoa. She is survived by sons Francis and Tufi; daughters Trina Hoggan and Seresa; sisters Faipa Taala and Taufaga Ilaoa, and four grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nuuanu Ward. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.

Kenneth N. Gatzemeyer, 88, of Asheville, N.C., formerly of Hawaii, died Sunday in Asheville. He was born in Nebraska. He is survived by wife Ninette "Nan"; daughters Judy Auwae and Dawn Fleet, and grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland.

Curtis N. Heen, 85, of California, a retired budget analyst for the Hawaii state retirement system, died last Tuesday in Santa Rosa, Calif. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jane L.; sister Muriel K.; brother Douglas P.; caregiver Bill Scogland, five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. No services. Scattering of ashes: Kailua Beach.

Elia Jennings, 77, of Wahiawa, a retired stevedore from GHC Reid Co., died April 27 at home. He was born on Swains Island. He is survived by wife Asofiafia; sons John, Nomeneta E., Sani E., Sataraka E. and Faamomoiloto E.; daughters Violeta S. Jennings, Violina Pedro, Tulelei Piper, Seila Jennings, Ausa VanStory, Noanoa Tuliau, Victoria Piper and Donna Vaught; brothers Sataraka Jennings, Mose Samuelu, Ieti Samuelu and Heo Samuelu; sisters Alofaaga, Lufo, Vitolia M. and Vitolia F. Samuelu, and 27 grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Bernardino O. "Aton" Jugas, 92, of Waianae died April 19 in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Marciana; children Soilo, Franklin and Randy Jugas, Alfred and Edwin Aton, Patricia Chandler, Mercy Torres and Stanley A. Sang, 26 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

Carl M. Kitashima, 56, of Aiea died May 1. He was born in Aiea. He is survived by parents Shigeru and Yayoe; brother Wayne, and sister Joyce Asato. Private services.

Tadashi "Tad" Kusuhara, 80, of Honolulu, a retired merchandiser, died Friday in Kaiser Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Harriet A.; son David T.; daughter Ann M. McMillan; brothers Harold and Arthur; sisters Alice Akita, Helen and Grace Kusuhara and Miki Himeno, and a granddaughter. Services: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Mary's Episcopal Church. Casual attire. No flowers.

Nofoaimaiata Lesu, 71, of Honolulu died Friday in Honolulu. She was born in Western Samoa. She is survived by sons Afeleti, Emani, Uluvalu, Esera, Ropati, Ben, Fetu, Vaosa, Lua and Simeona; daughters Ropeta Konuga and Repeka Lesu; brother Faatuatu; sisters Nuuasoa Faavae and Pousila Aiolupotea, and 22 grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Monday at Nuuanu Mortuary, East Chapel. Call from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Levale Levale, 67, of Honolulu, a retired laborer for the Navy Public Works Center, died April 21 in Honolulu. He was born in Iliili, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Talalupe; son Wayne; daughters Moana Maogaotega, Faapaia Levale, Ramona Taufete'e, Virginia Lauofo, Yolanda Seiuli and Becky Misiluti; brother Tualauta; sisters Toafa Leaupepe, Toalua Feagaimaalii, Falesoa Leae, Faamoe Holewyne and Faleteine Falefia, 20 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 3 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Pacific Islanders Methodist Church. Call from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Services: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

Lai N. Louie, 59, of Honolulu died April 21 in Kaiser Hospital. She was born in China. She is survived by husband Chock Hoo; son Steven; daughter Pearl; brothers Kuan Wut and Kwan Suen Wong and Kuan Tok Vong, and sisters Chi Fong, Chi Ing, Wai Ling, Shiu Woon and Mei Mei Wong. Taoist services: 9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

James S. Miyamoto, 78, of Wailuku, a laborer at Hawaiian Dredging Co., died Sunday in Maui Memorial Hospital. He was born in Japan. He is survived by sons Harry and Brian; daughter Eileen Kinoshita; brothers Nobuo, Jack and Mitsuo; sisters Kinue Uno, Haruko Ueno and Michiko Nakaoka, and a granddaughter. Services: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call after 4:30 p.m. Reception to follow. Cremation to follow. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. No flowers.

Warren K. Miyao, 52, of Lawai, Kauai, a waste-water treatment plant supervisor for the County of Kauai, died Friday at home. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by mother Pansy; brother Earl, and sister Helene Tada. Services: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Garden Island Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Fumiko Nishiki, 92, of Honolulu died April 28 in Hale Nani Rehabilitation Facility. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ernest K. and Roy S.; daughter Sandra C.; sisters Shizue Nishiki and Hisako Yamasaka, and three grandchildren. Private services.

Rufino L. Ormilla, 75, of Kapolei, a rice farmer, died April 22 in St. Francis-West Hospital. He was a World War II veteran. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by son Rodello; daughters Yolanda O. Lomboy, Nimfa O. Boado, Eva Amor O. Manuel and Loida O. Dumagas; sisters Francisca Casayuran, Carlina Ormilla and Teresa Saure, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Inurnment in the Philippines.

Alfred Tagudin, 68, of Fairfield, Calif.,a native of Honokaa, Hawaii, a U.S. Marine veteran who served during the Korean Conflict, died Sunday in California. He also retired from Travis Air Force Base. He is survived by companion Natividad Battles; daughters Lynne Boone and Sandra Anderson; stepson Keith Tamanaha; brother Timmy; sisters Nina Carmichael, Fala Trujillo and Lourdes Pesco, and four grandchildren. Services on the mainland.

Hiawatha C. Teves, 81, of Honolulu, a retired home care aide, died Friday. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Rupert "Robin"; daughter Bridget Scott; brother Francis Chilton; sisters India Foppe, Alice "Bunny" Chilton and Jeanne Hatfield, and a granddaughter. Services: noon Thursday at Sacred Hearts Church. Call after 11 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.

Judith L. "Jay" Vaughn-Wynne, 52, of Kihei, a secretary for the Kihei Villages Condo Complex, died Friday in St. Francis Hospital. She was born in Washington. She is survived by husband Ronald J. Wynne, and sister Karen Mosley. Mass over urn: 10 a.m. tomorrow at St. Theresa's Church.

Joseph Vea, 61, of Honolulu, a retiree of Local 368 of the Laborers' Union, died last Tuesday. He was born in Lihue, Kauai. He is survived by wife Betty; sons Joseph Jr., Anthony, John and Jarret Vea and Andres Pungan; daughter Angeline Molitor; sisters Maureen "Lani" Pungan, Marilyn Loumoli, Hazel Ozegovich and Annette Vea; brothers Feliciano Vea and Tony and Jay Delos Santos, and 11 grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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