Ruth Y.O. Casepo, 69, of Los Angeles, California and Honolulu, a retired GTE Hawaiian Telephone employee, died June 11. She is survived by husband Raymond; son Raymond Jr.; daughters Marsha Holtzman, Joan Gonzalez and Robin Casepo; brothers Elmo Ching, Robert Ching and James Ching; sister Yuk Ling Chung, and five grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Cemetery. Aloha attire.
Alfredo P. Duldulao Sr., 82, of Kaneohe, died May 30 in Castle Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Juliana; sons Eddie, Napoleon and Teddy; daughters Juliet Valenzuela, Zenaida Verdadero and Janeth Dulig, 19 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Call again on Saturday after 8 a.m at the mortuary. Services at 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
Albert A.B. Dung, 74, of Honolulu, a Kamehameha Lions Club member, died June 9 in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Jade; son Lee Alan; daughters Jeri Johnson and Kristi Maruno; brothers Ah Chong, Sam Win and Koon Se, and two grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
Manuel F. Galarza, 80, of Honolulu, a retired glazier, died Tuesday in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in Kalopa, Hawaii. He is survived by sisters Mary Smith and Rose Greip, and brother John. Services: 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veteran's Cemetery. Casual attire.
Kenneth B. Grove, 77, of Honolulu, a retired Hickam AFB base supply supervisor, died Wednesday in St. Francis Hospice. He was born in York County, Pennsylvania. He is survived by wife Jackie; sister Doris Shelley; hanai daughters Linda Grant and Kathy Mitson, and hanai son John Mitson. Graveside services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Donations suggested to Cancer Research of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala St., Honolulu 96813. No flowers.
Kaori I. "Karli" Howell, 39, of Bountiful, Utah, an artist and craftsperson, died June 12 on the mainland. She was a former Honolulu resident. She is survived by husband Mark; sons Marcus and Andrew; parents, and a brother. Services were Friday in Utah. Donations suggested to the Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Beatrice B. Kim, 61, of Honolulu, also known as Nita L. Makilan Kim, died June 4 in Queen's Hospital. She was born in Wailuku, Maui. She is survived by sons Blake K. Makilan, Lloyd L. Makilan, Charles K.C. Ah Yun, Melvin A. Ah Yun and Patrick Kim; daughter Vanessa Yuen; brothers Harold Makilan and Jerry Makilan; sisters Henrietta Robinson, Mary Rayco, Esther Kaylor, Sandra Mooney, Colleen Altman and Doreen Kealoha, 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers, leis accepted.
Frank Y. "Donkey" Matsuyama, 93, of Honolulu, a retired Ritz Department Store alterations tailor, died June 12 in Kuakini Hospital. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by son Howarth Y. and two grandchildren. Private services.
Howard G. Nakashima, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Department of Education principal last at Castle High School, died June 11 in Aloha Nursing Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Tazuko; sons Brian and Miles; daughter Susan Kaio; brothers Mutsuji and Hachiro; sister Yaeko Sugawara, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.
Anna Neunzig, 77, of Honolulu, a retired Territorial Savings and Loan vice president, died June 12 at home. She is survived by husband William; sons Bill Patrick, Tim Patrick and Rick Patrick; daughters Lani Hearn and Jackie Scott, and five grandchildren. Private services.
Rufino A. Patacsil, 89, of Kaneohe, a retired Marine Corps Air Base Hawaii-Kaneohe Bay painter, died Thursday in Castle Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Josephine "Jo"; son Randall; daughter Yolanda Lopez; brothers Emiliano and Maximo, and three grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Stanley J. "Butch" Pyzik, Jr., 53, of Kona, Hawaii, a Keahole airport and Sharkey's bartender, died Thursday in Keauhou Hospital. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. He was born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. He is survived by daughter Natasha K. and hanai sisters Shirley and Cindy Lewis. Private services.
Colton V. Rillamas, 57, of Kahuku, a hotel worker, died June 10. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by birth mother Rose Christian; stepmother Bella Rillamas; brothers Julian Rillamas Jr. and Keawe Rillamas; half-brothers John Rillamas, Edwin Rillamas, Michael Rillamas, Wendall Keaweamahi, Layton Keaweamahi, Darris Keaweamahi and George Keaweamahi Jr., and half-sisters Julie Ann Quiroz-Zamora, Melinda Plemer, Rita May Meatoga, Cleopatra Kamai, Georgina Keaweamahi, Pearl Nishimura and Edith Bunch. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Roch's Catholic Church, Kahuku. Call after 9 a.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire.
Sumiko "Sue" Shinkawa, 71, of Pearl City, a retired Pearl Ridge Elementary School teacher, died Tuesday in Pearl City Nursing Home. She was born in Wailuku, Maui. She is survived by husband Walter; sons Walter Jr. and Keith; daughters Susan Hirate and Sandra Tanaka; brothers Robert Kaneshiro, Fred Kaneshiro, James Kaneshiro, Kozen Kaneshiro and Ralph Kaneshiro, and six grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Inurnment: 11 a.m. next Monday, June 26, at Hawaii State Veteran's Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.
Lorraine Y. Soken, 49, of Honolulu, a retired St. Francis Hospital employee, died June 10 in St. Francis Hosptial. She is survived by husband Kenneth Katamoto; daughter Ashley Katamoto; mother Barbara Soken; brothers Lawrence and Herbert, and sister Harriet Berry. Memorial services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 12:30 p.m. Casual attire.
Beatrice S. Ticman, 69, of Honolulu, a retired airport custodian, died Thursday. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by husband Joe Barcena; sons Leonard Villanueva, Edward Villanueva, Ernest Villanueva and Orlando Villanueva; daughters Donna Villanueva and Belinda Kagawa; sister Crisanta Bariring, 18 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services: 12:30 p.m. Friday at Ordenstein's Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Masao Watanabe, 83, of Kailua, a retired electronic technician for GTE Hawaiian Telephone, died Friday in Castle Hospital. He was born in Waialua. He is survived by wife Gladys H.; sons Gerald M. and Milton S.; daughter Delna K. Shinohara, and three grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Barbara Wofgang, 91, of Honolulu, died Tuesday at home. She was born in Riverside, Ill. She is survived by brothers Sanford Babson and Robert Babson. Commital services: 2 p.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Donations suggested to the Honolulu Academy of Arts, 900 S. Beretania St., Honolulu 96814. No flowers.
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