Alfredo C. Amano
Aug. 4, 2004
Alfredo C. "Pedong" Amano, 69, of Lahaina, a retired carpenter and mechanic, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puukolii, Maui. He is survived by wife Linda S.; son Gregory S.; daughter Leonore C.; adopted daughter Juliet; brothers Domingo, Sonny, Rudy and Roger; and sisters Magdalena Williams, Felicidad Lia and Dolores Agcolicol. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Maria Lanakila Church in Lahaina. Call after 6 p.m. Visitation: 8-10:15 a.m. next Saturday at Borthwick/Norman's Mortuary. Burial: 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park.

Vivian Claire August
July 30, 2004
Vivian Claire August, 75, of Kapolei, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harold M., son Dennis H., daughter Raelene L. Roller, brother George Rego, sisters Betty Farkas and Shirley Borges, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire.

Faye Clough
Aug. 12, 2004
Faye Clough, 91, of Honolulu, a retired Northwestern University assistant administrator, died in Honolulu. She was born in Lufkin, Texas. She is survived by daughters Barbara J. Lindblad and Jeanine Kachele, brother Chester Blakeway, sisters Laverne McCandless and Bernice Robison, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to Shriners Hospital for Children.

Sinaleuunu I. Faagai
Aug. 8, 2004
Sinaleuunu I. Faagai, 72, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died in St. Francis Medical Center. She was born in American Samoa. She is survived by husband Fenika; sons Lauitiiti I. Letuligasenoa and Feata Faagai; daughters Corona Teo, Sina Sene, Julie Rean, Frances Anetone, Rosita Lusi, Lucyma Taito and Hawaii Kelleher; brothers Pe'a, Faitala and Toi Iose and Ulu Talefaia; sisters Toaono I. Kelemeke, To'oto'o I. Satele, Mina I. Faaola, To'oto'o Alaivanu and Fualaau I. Lancaster; 50 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. tomorrow at Samoa-Tokelau Seventh-day Adventist Church. Call after 3 p.m. Visitation: 10 a.m.-noon Monday at the church. Cremation to follow.

Kevin L. Fields
Aug. 7, 2004
Kevin L. Fields, 46, of Waimanalo, died. He was born in Paducah, Ky. He is survived by wife Joelvina "Nahi," sons Cole and Keenan, daughters Logan and Lindsey, mother Nell, brother Kenny and sister Jackie. Services: 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.

Samuel Keola Kaluna Jr.
Aug. 6, 2004
Samuel Keola Kaluna Jr., 67, of Pahala, Hawaii, a retired MGM Studios welder in California, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Pahala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Pati; son Kali; daughters Rozanne, Hylendelle, Gurthlen P., Kuhuwa and Liilii; brothers Richard and Gary; and five grandchildren. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. today at 96-1292 Ilima St., Pahala. Casual attire. For more information, call 928-6188. Additional information for an obituary printed Thursday.

Kenneth Kamehameha Kekumu Kawaauhau Sr.
Aug. 4, 2004
Kenneth Kamehameha Kekumu "Hawaiian" Kawaauhau Sr., 64, of Waianae, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in South Point Kona, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Joyce K.; sons Ray C. Kawaauhau Elsey, Clifford K. Kawaauhau Meyer and Kenneth K.K. Jr. and George K.N. Kawaauhau; daughter Gayleen L. Schuett; brothers Larry, Henry and Gabriel; sisters Mabel and Ernestine Kawaauha, Hannah Lalawai, Annie Hackbarth, Victoria Hernandez and Elizabeth Meyer; 15 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m. Additional services: 10 a.m. next Saturday at 84-233 Makau St., Waianae. Aloha attire.

Harry David Keen
Aug. 8, 2004
Harry David Keen, 79, of Pukalani, Maui, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Johnstown, Pa. He is survived by wife Aurora P.; sons Carlos A., Rick and Jose; daughter Maria A. Williams; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Kahului Baptist Church. Inurnment: 10 a.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery.

Koolauloa Meatoga
Aug. 10, 2004
Koolauloa Meatoga, 76, of Kapaa, Kauai, a construction unit representative, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Laie. He is survived by sons Bruce, Brian and Kenneth Meatoga and Henry and Thurstan Kamaunu; daughters Debra H. Meatoga and Tracey, Nobeline and Melody Kamaunu; brother John; sister Anovale Napoleon; 16 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Aug. 28 at Kapaa First Hawaiian Church. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment to follow at St. Catherine's Church Cemetery. Casual attire.

Hattie Leilani Medeiros
Aug. 2, 2004
Hattie Leilani Medeiros, 83, of Haleiwa, a retired grounds maintenance employee, died in Haleiwa. She was born in Lihue. She is survived by son James, brother Manuel Baptista, four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Services: noon Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

Gloria Jean Moore
July 24, 2004
Gloria Jean Moore, 71, of Hawaii Kai, a retired Neonatal Intensive Care Unit nurse, died in the Hawaii Kai Retirement Community Center. She was born in Silver Spring, Md. She is survived by sons Greg and Eric, and four grandchildren. Private services.

Kenneth Masaharu Okinishi
Aug. 7, 2004
Kenneth Masaharu Okinishi, 68, of Pearl City, a retired National Weather Service employee, died. He was born in Kau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Agnes, sons Daniel and Gary, brother George, sister Ellen Satsuda and two grandchildren. Celebration of life: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Pearl City Community Church. Call after 5:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

Falaniko Onosai
Aug. 4, 2004
Falaniko Onosai, 73, of Honolulu, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard maintenance worker, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Aasu, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Evotia; sons Joe, Jeremiah and Falaniko; daughters Falagi Aumua, Tui Williams and Epi Fuller; sisters Talaave Valaile, Alvaiva'a Maiava and Pemita Iapese; and 20 grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Peace Cathedral. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Noon at Valley of the Temples.

Faavesi Patolomeo Taetuna Samoa
July 31, 2004
Faavesi Patolomeo Taetuna Samoa, 73, of Waipahu, a Roberts Hawaii and McKinley Car Wash employee, died at home. He was born in Asili, American Samoa. He is survived by wife Malia; sons Teofilo, Tino and Tuna Faavesi; daughters Taiaopo Maiava, Iuliana Andrew, Taiana Taetuna-Fautanu, Matalena Osgan and Anaselita Taetuna; mother Pepe Taetuna; brothers Meha, Fomai and Pule Taetuna; sisters Sauula Iiga and Sally Rista; 32 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

Tsuneyo Sato
July 26, 2004
Tsuneyo Sato, 89, of Kahului, a pineapple cannery laborer, died in Hale Makua, Wailuku. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by sons Richard and Edward, daughters Lillian Yamaguchi and Jane Onishi, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

May Nakayo Shimao
July 31, 2004
May Nakayo Shimao, 100, of Honolulu, a retired Oahu Sugar Plantation nurse's aide, died in Pearl City Nursing Home. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by sons George and Andrew; daughters Rose Nanbara, Florence Shijo and Edith Noguchi; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services.

Chiyoko Toguchi
July 29, 2004
Chiyoko Toguchi, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Toguchi Service Station Ltd. office manager, died. She was born in Koloa, Kauai. She is survived by son Roger S.; daughters Ruth R. Okubo, Kathleen K. Fujimoto and Sally C.T. Dang; brother Raymond T.; sisters Tamaye G. Tamashiro and Sueko Chinen; and 10 grandchildren. Private services.

Larry Tsukamoto Sr.
Aug. 11, 2004
Larry Tsukamoto Sr., 68, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Hawaii Painters Union Local 1791 painter, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by wife Ruby A.; son Larry Jr.; daughters Lala Moala, Laurinette Fujimoto and Colleen Aleman; brother Gerald; sisters Betty Lau, Phyllis Alden and Jean Kawamoto; and eight grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

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