Chad Andrade
Oct. 12, 2004
Chad "Bozo" Andrade, 31, of Honolulu, a Halawa Correctional Facility adult correctional officer, died. He was born in Kailua. He is survived by wife Brie, daughters Sienna and Taylor-Ann, parents Baldwin and May, brother Bobby K. and sister Chasity. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

Ramona Rapanot Bonilla
Oct. 12, 2004
Ramona Rapanot "Mona" Bonilla, 70, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Kojima Store cashier, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Kapahi, Kauai. She is survived by husband Antone "Tony"; sons Gordon, Dennis and Tony; daughters Debbie and Tara Bonilla, and Susan Otei; hanai son Edward Villaruel; sister Lorraine Crozier; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 3 p.m. today at the family residence, 5041 Moa Road, Kapaa. Viewing will take place from 2 to 2:45 p.m. Casual attire.

Wanda Grant Brenner
Oct. 4, 2004
Wanda Grant Brenner, 76, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, co-owner of Pex Jewelry Store at the former Kona Hilton Hotel and former Carol and Mary's employee at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Eugene, Ore. She is survived by stepdaughter Mel D. Wakefield, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. No services. Donations suggested to West Hawaii Humane Society, P.O. Box 2695, Kailua-Kona, HI 96745.

Lesley Danielle Buzby
Oct. 12, 2004
Lesley Danielle Buzby, 33, of Honolulu, a Commodity Forwarders Inc. senior traffic coordinator, died at home. She was born in Anchorage, Alaska. She is survived by mother Rosemarie Hurley; father Samuel Buzby; sisters Trudie Kirkland, Stephanie McConnell, Robin Sanders and Maura Ann Buzby; and brothers John di Bene and Jimmy, Jayson, Jeffrey and Samuel M. Buzby. Visitation: 2 to 2:30 p.m. tomorrow at Community of Christ Church, Hilo. Services to follow. Casual attire.

Isaac Crawford Jr.
Oct. 3, 2004
Isaac "Ike Boy" Crawford Jr., 27, of Honolulu, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Kapono Crawford-Tuzon, father Isaac Sr., sisters Lisa and Liza, hanai brother William and hanai sisters Michelle, Lashan and Shawna. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Scattering of ashes: 9 to 10 a.m. Oct. 24 at Sand Island New Harbor.

William H. Dobelle
Oct. 5, 2004
William H. Dobelle, 62, of Muttontown, N.Y., considered an expert on artificial vision and a pioneer in the development and manufacturing of implanted medical electronics, and a brother of former University of Hawaii President Evan Dobelle, died due to complications from diabetes. He was born in Pittsfield, Mass. He is also survived by wife Claire, son Martin and daughters Molly and Mimi. Services pending.

Yoshio Eki
Oct. 11, 2004
Yoshio "Jackie" Eki, 81, of Honolulu, retired owner of Eki Cyclery, died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sisters Ayako Fujisaka and June S. Arakawa. Services: 10 a.m. today at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. No monetary offerings. Additional information provided for an obituary published Thursday.

Brian Lloyd Kaapana
Sept. 30, 2004
Brian Lloyd Kaapana, 58, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by nephew Brian T.K. Horne. Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Central Union Church, 1660 S. Beretania St.

Sakae Kato
Oct. 4, 2004
Sakae Kato, 80, of Kahului, a Kato Dry Goods salesclerk, died at home under hospice care. He was born in Kahului. He is survived by wife Barbara; son Gordon; daughter Pamela Klebanov; brother James; sisters Taeko Fujimoto, Elaine Tamasaka and Carolyn Daws; and two grandchildren. Private services. No flowers. No monetary offerings.

Chiyome Kusumoto
Sept. 25, 2004
Chiyome Kusumoto, 93, of Honolulu, formerly of Naalehu, Hawaii, a retired housekeeper, died in Avalon Care Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son William "Bill", daughter Miyoko "Rae" Honma, brother Yoshikazu "Jake" Iko, eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

Anna-May Puanani Lackland
Oct. 11, 2004
Anna-May Puanani Lackland, 58, of Kaneohe, a Gomes School Bus driver, died in Kailua. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Kaleo, daughters Puanani Lackland and Leiolani Hodge, sister Jeanette Martinez, companion Carl "Skeeter" Russell and eight grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 6 p.m. Burial: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Valley of the Temples.

Margie Long
Oct. 10, 2004
Margie Long, also known as "Gigibones" and "Gregoria", 80, of San Bruno, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, died. She was born in Puunene, Maui. She is survived by children Jackie Labadie, Bobbie Reid, Tina Smurthwaite, and Jim and Frank Long; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services in California.

Robert Emerson Murphy Jr.
Oct. 9, 2004
Robert Emerson Murphy Jr., 51, of Honomalino Acres, Hawaii, owner of Murphy's Services Inc., died. He was born in Connecticut. He is survived by sons Mike and Mark, daughter Mya, mother Margaret and sister Karen. Private services.

Johnathan Naone
Aug. 29, 2004
Johnathan Naone, 53, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a cabinetmaker, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Doreen Keomalu; mother Isabell Ahrens; brothers Thomas K. Sr., Matthew K., Moses, Jeramiah and Jeffrey Naone, Roy Bargorio, and Elroy Ahrens; hanai son Steve Liberty; hanai daughters Lori Garett and Deldreen Liberty; sisters Donna Lee Ahrens, Ruth Cachola and Diane Obeloza; stepsisters Francis L. Linch and Faith Pahinui; and four hanai grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Puhi Bay, Keaukaha. Call after 6 p.m. A potluck will follow. Additional services on Oahu at a later date. Flowers welcome.

Ethel Goo Nip
Oct. 8, 2004
Ethel Goo Nip, 88, of Honolulu, a retired Lewers & Cooke secretary, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Myrna Nip-Lee, Sandra Dew, Lenny Omori and Donna Hawkins; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Eugene Clarence Nobriga Sr.
Oct. 4, 2004
Eugene Clarence Nobriga Sr., 83, of Honolulu, a Swift & Co. salesman, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mathilda F., sons Eugene Jr. and Edward, daughter Patricia Takaba, sister Eleanor Worsley, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Private services.

Jean Sueko Sakuma
Oct. 11, 2004
Jean Sueko Sakuma, 62, of Honolulu, a retired Kahala Elementary School teacher, died in Hospice Hawaii Kailua Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kenneth I., son Keith M., daughter Heidi M.Y., brothers Roger and Chris Yamamoto, and sisters Lois Arakaki, Myrna Arume and Faye Hirozawa. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Kalihi Union Church. Call after 5 p.m. Aloha attire.

Sook Kyung Shin
Oct. 5, 2004
Sook Kyung Shin, 55, of Honolulu, a Kailua Palace bartender, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. She was born in Seoul. She is survived by husband Kenny, son Lance Tamanaha, daughters Jamie and Lori, mother Yong Soon Kim Yoo, brothers Sun Jong and Ki Jong Yoo, and sisters Lynn S.J. Konno and Soon Ok Brand. Private services.

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