James Clotildo Paraz Anguay, 89, of Ewa Beach, a retired U.S. Army captain, died Sunday at home. He was born in Carcar, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Esperanza G.N.; sons the Rev. James C.P. Jr., John A., Francisco N. and Haz N.P.D.; daughters Marilyn R.A. Lazear and Riri Anguay-Samson; brother Jovencio; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Call after 6 p.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Jim Bartels, 57, longtime curator and managing director of Iolani Palace, will be remembered in services 1 p.m. next Saturday at St. Andrew's Cathedral. Call after noon. Reception to follow at Washington Place. Bartels also was the Washington Place director. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Paula Grupido and Helene Kerster. Donations suggested to Washington Place or Iolani Palace.
Gaye Pope Carry, 59, of Kailua and La Jolla, Calif., a film publicist and founder of Silks Honolulu, died April 20 in California. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Trigg; sons Scott, Todd and Sean; sisters Deborah and Barbara Pope; brother Jeff Pope; and three stepdaughters. Services: 3 p.m. May 17 at 968 Maunawili Road, Kailua. Private scattering of ashes.
Margaret Mew Chee Chang, 74, of Kaneohe, died April 23. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Ernest; sons Kearny, Jason and Kendrick; daughters Tammie Gousy and Terrie Chang Weckerle; brothers Harold P.K., Roy P.O., Elroy P.L., Reginald P.C. and Warren P.H. Chun; sisters Audrey M.W. Lee, Sally M.H. Leong, Janet M.O. Fong, Mew Fee Chow and Marlene My Chan; and five grandchildren. Private services.
Pok Yol Davis, 75, of Mililani, died Monday in Wahiawa General Hospital. Services: 11:15 a.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. The mortuary provided incorrect information for an obituary published yesterday.
Richard Raymond Fujita Sr., 90, of Pearl City, a retired Dole Corp. employee, died April 13 in Ka Punawai Ola. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Richard R. Jr., sister Gladys Szot, eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services.
Tsuru Kaneshiro, 104, of Honolulu, a retired housekeeper, died April 21 in Nuuanu Hale Hospital. She was born on Okinawa. She is survived by son Harold K., daughters Margaret S. Akamine and Florence N. Arakawa, 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granchild. Private services.
Masato Kobatake, 89, of Hilo, a retired state vector control supervisor, died April 20 in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pahoa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Tazuko, son Earl, daughter Merle Uegawa and five grandchildren. Private services. No monetary offerings.
Carolyn Nina Nash, 64, of Kihei, Maui, a retired Rockwell International financial planner, died Sunday in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Long Beach, Calif. She is survived by son Scott, daughter Lisa Brewer, sister Shirley Robertson and three grandchildren. Services will be held during sunset tomorrow at Kamaole Beach Park I.
Louis "Papa" E. Nuesca, 96, of Honolulu, a retired taxi driver, died April 19 in Nuuanu Hale. He was born in Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. He is survived by sons Peter and Alexander; daughters Eleanor Robello, Patricia M. Lacy, Pheobe Jones and Margaret F. Jennings; 26 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; and 22 great-great-grandchildren. Services: 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Clara Tomas Porral, 90, of Honolulu, died April 22 in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Leyte, the Philippines. She is survived by sons Federico Tomas and Theodorico, Manuel and Salvador Porral; daughters Remy Gandy, Ciriaca Kleimann, Lily Florendo and Rosalinda Lum; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Wednesday at St. John the Baptist, 2324 Omilo Lane. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
Ignacio Rivera, 70, of Waipahu, a retired Honolulu police detective lieutenant for the criminal investigation division, died Thursday in Ka Punawai Ola Nursing Home. He also retired from the Army National Guard. He was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Linda, daughter Luana-Kristine, sons Anthony and Christopher, nine brothers and sisters, and four grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
Hanako Shinagawa, 92, of Koloa, Kauai, a factory worker for a pineapple company, died April 25 in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Koloa. She is survived by son Edwin; daughters Amy Naumu, Joan Masui and Ann Murata; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Private services.
Helene Wond Aiwohi Taylor, 83, of Kahuku, a housewife, died last Saturday in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Arthur III, Thomas and Robert B. Aiwohi; daughters Patricia Uyemura and Candace Picanco; hanai son Ross Tanoai Jr.; sister Theresa Downey; brother Milner Wond; 24 grandchildren; 71 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 5:30 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers.
James "Whitey" Thomas Taylor Sr., 77, of Kahuku, a retired heavy equipment operator, died Sunday at home. He was born on Maui. He is survived by son Jim "Kimo" Jr., daughters Octavia and Jamie, brother Samuel and several grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 5:30 p.m. Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers.
Robert Norito Ueoka, 95, of Paia, Maui, a self-employed accountant, died Sunday in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Paia. He is survived by wife Fukiyo; son Ronald; daughters Shirley Ann Kimizuka, Kay Hanano, June Uyeno, Judith Matoi and Joy Ueoka; brothers Noriyuki and Meyer; sisters Clara Sodetani, Marion Watanabe, Sally Yoshina and Carol Lau; 16 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Tuesday at Paia Montokuji Church. Call after 3 p.m. Burial to follow at the cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.
Nemesia Valido Villamar, 88, of Honolulu, died last Saturday in Beverly Manor Convalescent Center. She was born in Labut, Badoc, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by brothers Buencamino and Cresente Valido; and sisters Fernanda Valido, Theresa Gamundoy and Eugenia Rabanal. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday and 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Tuesday and after 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.
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