Oct. 28, 2004
Lily Bremer, 73, of Waianae, died at home. She was born on Lanai. She is survived by companion Novel T. Arruda, sons Don H. and Thomas K., daughters Donna N. Pule and Jewel P. Romero, hanai daughter Adrien N. Alconcel, 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.
Dennis Tsuneshi Iwasaki
Oct. 15, 2004
Dennis Tsuneshi Iwasaki, 55, of Honolulu, a handyman, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Janina M. Springer and two grandchildren. Private services.
Nov. 5, 2004
Shoichi Kurahashi, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Nylen Brothers Inc. appliance repair manager, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Kamuela, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Daniel, Gregory and Keith; daughter Judy; brother Koichi; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Manuel Abellera Lino
Nov. 12, 2004
Manuel Abellera Lino, 78, of Honolulu died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Virginia; sons Marcelo and Maximo; daughters Aurora, Juleta, Agnes and Pilar Lino, Anita Costales and Alicia Perry; sisters Merced and Tita; and 15 grandchildren. Services to be held in the Philippines. Incorrect information was given in an obituary yesterday.
Nov. 16, 2004
Olivia Luiz, 75, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. She is survived by sons George Jr., Michael and David; daughter Paulette; brother Joseph Arruda; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary printed yesterday.
Bernard B. Mactagone
Nov. 11, 2004
Bernard B. "Benny" Mactagone, 88, of Pearl City, a professional boxer, died in Aiea Heights Rest Home. He also was a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and state employee. He was born in Koloa, Kauai. He is survived by wife Matilda "Mattie," son Wayne, daughters Charlene Wilson and Diane Martin, brother Serafin G., sisters Rose Stewart and Violet Melvin, nine grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 1525 Waimano Home Road, Pearl City. Call after 9 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
Nov. 15, 2004
Yoshio Marumoto, 87, of Honolulu, a retired ABC Stores manager, died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Kilauea, Kauai. He is survived by wife Lillian S. and sisters Sumie Croydon, Shizue Kimura, Marjorie Konishi, Asae Oshita, Tamae Endo and Maxine Yamamoto. Services: 4 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.
Nov. 13, 2004
Kobe Shoji, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Alexander & Baldwin agriculturalist, died. He was born in San Bernardino Upland, Calif. He is survived by wife Chizuko; sons Dave, Tom and Kelvin; and six grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Call after 4:30 p.m. No flowers. Donations suggested to University of Hawaii Foundation Kobe and Chizuko Shoji women's volleyball scholarship fund. Aloha attire. Additional information for an obituary printed yesterday.
Roy Masami Watanabe
Nov. 10, 2004
Roy Masami "Prone" Watanabe, 85, of Wahiawa, a U.S. Army veteran of the 100th Battalion and recipient of the Purple Heart, died at home. He also was a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Base Police Department employee and Disabled American Veterans life member. He is survived by wife Gladys M.; son Carl; daughters Lynne Dela Cruz, Valerie Kaai and Robin Iris; brothers Fumio and John Watanabe; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Aloha attire.
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