Christian de Aron d'Autun
July 15, 2005
Christian de Aron d'Autun, 91, of Princeville, Kauai, a photographer and owner of a tour-operating business, died. He was born in Belgium. He is survived by the hanai family of Mercedes Maza, goddaughter Zoe Williams and her mother Anita. Services: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Kilauea New Hope Christian Fellowship (after the worship services). For more information, call 826-1717.

Mariano Gambol Gamulo
July 29, 2005
Mariano Gambol Gamulo, 95, of Pearl City died in Oahu Care Facility. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Noriko, sons Alfred and Sidney N., daughter Janice Matsumoto, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

Ronald Alika Haupu
July 23, 2005
Ronald Alika Haupu, 65, of Hana, Maui, a Kaanapali Beach Hotel custodian, died in Kaiser Medical Center, Moanalua. He was born in Hana. He is survived by several brothers and a sister. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Maui Memorial Park.

Theodore Ralph James
Aug. 1, 2005
Theodore Ralph James, 83, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, a self-employed Realtor and developer, Hawaiian Airlines pilot and co-owner of an interisland air service, died at home. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Peter; daughters Kathy Green, Heather Wood and Teanna Shanahan; nine grandchildren; an a great-grandchild. Services: 3 p.m. tomorrow at St. James Episcopal Church, 65-1237 Kawaihae Road, in Kamuela, Hawaii. A reception will follow. Aloha attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to St. James Episcopal Church Building Fund in Waimea, Hawaii, or Shriners Children's Hospital in Honolulu.

Josephine Ulalia 'Ikuwa Ka'ai
July 31, 2005
Josephine Ulalia 'Ikuwa Ka'ai, 98, of Kailua-Kona, a public health nurse on Oahu and in Kalapana, Hawaii, and retired Maluhia Hospital registered nurse, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Ernest III, Artland and Lono; godson Roy Kaaa; daughters Thelma Reyes and Ulalia Berman; sisters Ane Kaaa and Kalu Cummings; 23 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Michael's Catholic Church, under the banyan tree. Call after 5 p.m. Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 2124 Pauoa Road. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at the Hook Chu Cemetery in Pauoa Valley. Aloha attire.

Louise Kane
July 30, 2005
Louise Kane, 79, of Waiahole Valley, a homemaker, died in Waiahole Valley. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Charles "Falofa" Gernler, Eugene "Leilehua" Crowell, James Montgomery Sr., Andrew Montgomery and Guy Montgomery Kane; brothers Richard and Douglas Gernler; 20 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Kualoa Beach Park, near the end of the camping area.

Marion Amanda Kekahuna
July 28, 2005
Marion Amanda Kekahuna, 70, of Honolulu, a retired Air Service flight school employee at Honolulu Airport, died in the Queen's Medical Center. She was born in Elmhurst, Ill. She is survived by sons Edward and Michael; daughter Kathleen Cortijo; brothers Richard, Robert and Harold; sister Arlene; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

Willis Kemp
Aug. 2, 2005
Willis "Bill" Kemp, 90, of Honolulu, a retired Pan American Airways pilot, died in Arcadia Retirement Residence. He was born in Pittsfield, Mass. He is survived by wife Virginia, daughter Kathleen and son James. No services. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Shriners Hospital for Children in Honolulu or the American Diabetes Association, 1500 S. Beretania St. No. 111, Honolulu 96826.

Kenneth Tadashi Kinoshita
July 20, 2005
Kenneth Tadashi Kinoshita, 74, of Kaneohe, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard piping inspector, died at home. He was born in Kekaha, Kauai. He is survived by sons Reynold and Blake; daughters Karen Kinoshita-Martin, Glynnis Kinoshita and Michelle Sakata; brother Walter; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.

Elizabeth Shepherd Murray
Aug. 2, 2005
Elizabeth Shepherd Murray, 92, of Honolulu, formerly of Spreckelsville, Maui, a homemaker, died at Arcadia Retirement Residence. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons James and Shepherd, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. No services. Donations suggested to Central Union Church or Maui United Way.

Lydia Uson Nagun
July 31, 2005
Lydia Uson Nagun, 69, of Pearl City, a Waikiki Beachcomber Hotel employee, died in St. Francis-Liliha Medical Center. She was born in Asingan, Pangasinan, the Philippines. She is survived by sons Richard, Jeffrey and Eric; daughters Patsy Asuncion, Annabelle Lean and Nancy Ponce; brothers Romeo and Jesus Uson; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday and 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday. Burial: 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

Gregoria Aurea Powers
July 29, 2005
Gregoria Aurea "Mama Goya" Powers, 72, of Waipahu, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center cook supervisor, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. She was born in Kahuku. She is survived by daughters Helen Dano, Jean Linderman and Carol A. Powers; brothers Floriano and Simplicio Acosta; sisters Juana Valera and Joy Acosta; and three grandchildren. Services: 10:15 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

Bertie Susanne Pritikin
July 29, 2005
Bertie Susanne Pritikin, 96, of Kailua-Kona, a registered nurse, died at home. She was born in Smyth County, Va. She is survived by son Harry and a grandchild. Private services.

Carine Nani Manuwa Sanchez
July 13, 2005
Carine Nani Manuwa Sanchez, 65, of Ewa Beach, died at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons James and Gordon Manuwa; daughters Patty-Girl Manuwa, Cindy Callejo and Tammy Waligura; brothers JR and Ula Contrades; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday and 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Tuesday and after 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. Burial: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.

Betty Ann Shinotsuka
Aug. 1, 2005
Betty Ann Shinotsuka, 61, of Las Vegas, formerly of Kailua, died. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband George, sons Jerome and Scott, daughter Antoinette Kahale, brothers Frank and Willie Tavares, and four grandchildren. Services in Las Vegas.

Evelyn Midori Takamiya
July 28, 2005
Evelyn Midori Takamiya, 93, of Honolulu, a retired barber, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son Richard M., daughters June Okada and Yvonne Hooper, brother Ernest Miyachi, sisters Mildred Wendelburg and Elaine Miyachi, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

Lotoa Tavai
July 29, 2005
Lotoa Tavai, 92, of Honolulu, a retired nurse, died in Tripler Army Medical Center. She was born in Pago Pago, American Samoa. She is survived by daughters Betsy P. Moe, Susan F. Salanoa, Elaine Hines and Caroline L. Devoux; sons Edward Phineas, Vincent and Richard "Dick" Lobendahn, and Faasolo Tavai; 45 grandchildren; 101 great-grandchildren; and 30 great-great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Kanana Fou Christian Church. Call after 5:30 p.m. Burial in Pago Pago at a later date. For more information, call Dick Lobendahn at 676-8833 or Susan Salanoa at 487-9491. Incorrect information was published in an obituary yesterday.

Souitsu Tokunaga
Aug. 4, 2005
Souitsu "Chu Chu" Tokunaga, 68, of Kahului, a retired Maui Waena Intermediate School teacher, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Carol, sons Terry and Edwin, daughter Jodi Spain, brother Chitoki, sister Yukiyo Iwatake, father Susumu and three grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Thursday at Christ the King Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.

Clarita P. Yogi
June 19, 2004
James J. Yogi
Sept. 7, 2003
Clarita P. Yogi, 68, an Allergan pharmaceutical machine operator, and James J. Yogi, 72, an auto body repairman, both of Anaheim, Calif., and formerly of Honolulu, died. Clarita was born in Spreckelsville, Maui. James was born in Honolulu. They are survived by children Dorothy C. Auman, James W. Yogi and Helen H. Whelan; and nine grandchildren. Private scattering of ashes to be held off the shores of Honolulu and Diamond Head.

Thomas Hisayuki Yoshikawa
July 21, 2005
Thomas Hisayuki Yoshikawa, 87, of Pearl City, a retired Military Intelligence Service interpreter for the Department of Army, died in Kapiolani Medical Center, Pali Momi. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Chiyoko, son Craig T., daughter Frances T. Bomke and two grandchildren. Private services.

Bernice K. Mihara Young
July 31, 2005
Bernice K. Mihara Young, 98, of Honolulu, a retired schoolteacher, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Robin M. Uchida, sisters Jean Kong and Phyllis Cooke, three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Thursday at the Church of the Crossroads. Casual attire.

Akiko Fujisawa Yuhara
July 24, 2005
Akiko Fujisawa Yuhara, 84, of Honolulu, a retired state clerk/typist, died. She was born in Huelo, Maui. She is survived by husband Hiroshi, daughter Gail, brother Hiroshi Fujisawa and two grandchildren. Private services.

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