Jared Jay Arre
Feb. 5, 2004
Jared Jay Arre, infant son of Benjamin and Agnes Arre, of San Diego, died in Naval Medical Center. He was born in San Diego. He is also survived by grandparents Benjamin Sr. and Victorina Arre and Dominador and Edrelita Pagud. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Call after 8:30 a.m.

Romualdo Cadelinia
Jan. 29, 2004
Romualdo "Red" Cadelinia, 70, of San Jose, Calif., formerly of Hawaii, a retired Lockheed engineer, died in San Jose. He was born in Kahuku. He is survived by son David G.; daughter Alison R. Lopez; brothers Oliver R. and Matias R.; sisters Maria D. Sales, Lydia R. Valido, Anastacia R. Pulido and Susanna R. Valdez; and two grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Honolulu Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2313 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

David John Chung
Feb. 5, 2004
David John Chung, 65, of Honolulu, died in Honolulu. He was born in New York City. He is survived by daughter Jennifer, mother Mary and sisters Helen Leung and Betty Jung. Services: noon Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

John P. Fernandez
Feb. 11, 2004
John P. "Johnny" Fernandez, 84, of Hilo, a retired proprietor of Johnny's Taxi & Tours, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by companion Edith Morgado; son Anthony; daughters Sharon Fujiwara, Dorothy Chang, Jo Ann Inouye and Patricia Abdul; brother Stephen Fernandes; sisters Dorothy DeConte and Eleanor and Tina Fernandes; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Graveside services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima section. Burial to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

James Kaiawe
Feb. 3, 2004
James Kaiawe, 49, of Kalaoa, Kona, Hawaii, a Big Island Landscaping Co. welder, died at home. He was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Maria L.; sons James and Bu Valdez and Keoni, Issac, Samson and Dustin Kaiawe; daughters Sofia Manalili and Casey Keohuloa; father Ernest K. Sr.; brothers Ernest K. Jr., Wendell and Randy; sisters Lorna Kaahanui, Ola Texeira, Marigold and Marilyn Kaiawe, Judy Belanio and Nani Spies; and five grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held 10:30 a.m. next Saturday at the Holualoa Imin Center. A potluck gathering will follow.

Solomon Kamahele Jr.
Feb. 11, 2004
Solomon "Sonny" Kamahele Jr., 82, of Hilo, a singer, musician and entertainer, died at home. He was born in Nuuanu. He is survived by wife Margaret; brothers Frank, Kenneth and Valentine; sisters Anita Roberts and Iwalani Kamahele-Stone; adopted son Solomon "King" III; five stepchildren; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Anthony's Church, Kailua. Call after 5 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice-Nuuanu, 24 Puiwa Road, Honolulu 96817.

Clara Yuriko Minamishin
Feb. 1, 2004
Clara Yuriko Minamishin, 80, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Harry M.; son Clyde M.; daughter Vivian; brothers Thomas and Seijin Miyashiro; sisters Betty Yoshikawa, Irene Tanna, Alice Ashitomi and Dorothy Otoole; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Private services. Incorrect information was published in an obituary yesterday.

Job Noeau Naone
Feb. 7, 2004
Job Noeau Naone, 21, of Waianae, died in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Moses K. Sr. and Dawn H. Naone; brothers Moses K. Jr., Mark K., Micah K. and Chuck K.; sister Lahela H.; and grandparents Isabell Ahrens and Edmond P. and Elizabeth Amaral. Services: 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Makaha Ward, 85-574 Plantation Road. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Marvin Noboru Otsuka
Feb. 11, 2004
Marvin Noboru Otsuka, 63, of Pearl City, a Hawaii Gift Products sales representative, died in Kuakini Geriatric Care. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Lisa S. and Kari R., and sisters Marlene N. Enomoto and Kareen M. Otsuka. Services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire.

Tsurue Shiraishi Oyama
Feb. 4, 2004
Tsurue Shiraishi Oyama, 96, of Honolulu, died in Leahi Hospital. She was born in Halawa Camp. She is survived by sons Masayoshi, Isami, Tsunao "George," Barney, Frank, Richard, Robert, Dan, Douglas, Larry and Ricky; daughters Frances Akimseu, Clara Mahoe, Violet Nakano and Marion Snyder; 43 grandchildren; 54 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services. Additional information provided for an obituary published Thursday.

Raymond Bung Sum Pang
Feb. 12, 2004
Raymond Bung Sum Pang, 82, of Pearl City, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard carpenter supervisor, died in Beverly Manor Care Home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Minerva; sons Raymond Jr., Vernon, Norman and Douglas; daughters Myrna Woolery, Winona Rodrigues and Lorene Unten; sisters Edna Kok, Edith Chun and Rose Kwock; 20 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Pearl City Community Church. Call after 5:30 p.m. Private burial. Aloha attire.

Lu Ching Yu Shen
Jan. 31, 2004
Lu Ching Yu Shen, 97, of Honolulu, died in Oahu Care Facility. She was born in Nanking, Kiangsu, China. She is survived by daughter Lucy Loo Chen and one grandchild. Private services.

Mildred Kahinano Shimabuku
Feb. 8, 2004
Mildred Kahinano "Aunty Millie" Shimabuku, 77, of Waianae, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Kakaako. She is survived by sons Samuel L. Jr. and James D. Kealoha and John O. Barcelona Jr.; daughters Lehua and Puanani Kealoha and Caroline Molina; 17 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

William Franklin Staton Sr.
Feb. 8, 2004
William Franklin Staton Sr., 75, of Kihei, Maui, a retired U.S. Army officer, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Fairfax, Okla. He is survived by son William F. Jr., daughter Tracy Vevia, sisters Nadine Glaze and Letha Dixon, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Kahului Baptist Church. Burial will be held Thursday in Cambridge, Mass. No flowers.

Helen Tomoso Unabia
Feb. 11, 2004
Helen Tomoso Unabia, 82, of Kihei, Maui, died in Oficial's Hale Ohana Nursing Home. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Gregory J., F. Francis G., Patrick L., Armand J. and Myles B.; daughters Bertha T. Verkerke, Gina M. Probst and Lori L. Nagaoka; sisters Gloria Bediamol and Florence Rodrigues; and 12 grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Theresa's Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. A luncheon will follow at St. Theresa's Hall. White or aloha attire.

Fulgencio Paul Villaruel
Feb. 7, 2004
Fulgencio Paul Villaruel, 74, of Honolulu, a retired federal government employee and Korean War veteran who was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Julieta; sons Anthony C., Rodney, Gene P., Rockne and Kragan; daughters Jan Russell, Nadeen Kahananui and Verniette Reviera; brothers Angel Quisote and Edward Sr. and George Villaruel; sister Rose Contrades; and 16 grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday and 11 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Tuesday and after 9 a.m. Wednesday. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.

Agnes Jean Wong
Feb. 10, 2004
Agnes Jean Wong, 70, of Honolulu, died in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in Spalding, Neb. She is survived by sons Ronnie and Michael, daughters Vikki Wong-Webb and Lisa Delaney, sisters Doris and Fern, seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Casual attire.

Isamu Yamamoto
Feb. 4, 2004
Isamu Yamamoto, 80, of Mililani, a retired air condition-refrigeration mechanic for the federal government, died at home. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by son Dustin T.; daughter Colleen M. Nakano; brothers Noboru, Seiichi and Jitsuo; sisters Jessie "Yoshino" Nitta, Ruth Y. Matsumura and May M. Yoshida; and two grandchildren. Private services.

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