Irene S. Butterworth
Sept. 11, 2005
Irene S. Butterworth, 91, of Honolulu died at home. She was born in Mountclair, N.J. Services: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church. Call after 1:30 p.m. Graveside services: 9 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

Jun Duck Cheong
Sept. 11, 2005
Jun Duck Cheong, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Lau Chow cook, died in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Chung Shan, China. He is survived by sons George J.C. and John L.T., daughter Ellie C. Chun, brother Jun Ming, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m.-noon Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 12:45 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.

Agustina Rivera Fernandez
Sept. 8, 2005
Agustina Rivera Fernandez, 90, of Waialua died at home. She was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by sons Jose R. Salacup and Elias R. Fernandez; daughters Rita F. Galicinao, Aurelia "Riley" Sagayaga and Martina F. Padron; brothers Raymondo and Leopoldo Rivera; sisters Gertrudis and Dorotea Rivera, Patricia Agpalza and Maria Garcia; 15 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Michael's Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

Sadako Hamada
Sept. 2, 2005
Sadako Hamada, 92, of Honolulu died in Honolulu. She was born in Hawaii. She is survived by sister Chiyono Morioka. Services held.

Marion Pico Manley Holokahi
April 14, 2005
Marion Pico Manley Holokahi, 62, of Maili, a retired Salvation Army cook and Unity House employee, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by two sons, two daughters, nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Sacred Hearts Church, 85-786 Old Government Road, Waianae 96792. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Incorrect information was given in an obituary Tuesday.

Won Chan Kang
Sept. 10, 2005
Won Chan Kang, 90, of Waipahu died in Ka Punawai Ola. He was born in Whan He, Korea. He is survived by sons Chu Bok, Myong Chu and Chaeik; daughter Jeanne Kui-Ok Markham; and seven grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call after 11:30 a.m. Burial: 2:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.

Pacita Tugade Laborte
Sept. 11, 2005
Pacita Tugade Laborte, 81, of Honolulu, a former care home operator, died in Honolulu. She was born in Waipahu. She is survived by sons Antonio, Johnny and William; daughters Rosario Campos and Bernadette Webster; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.

Elizabeth Ann Loos
Aug. 16, 2005
Elizabeth Ann "Aunty Betty" Loos, 62, of Honolulu, a Maui Divers sales representative, died at home. She was born in Rochester, N.Y. She is survived by brothers Donald and David, and sister Ann Coccia. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Waikiki Elks Club. Scattering to follow at Waikiki Beach. Casual attire.

Mahealani Maluina
Sept. 7, 2005
Mahealani Maluina, infant daughter of Tony and Teri S. Maluina of Kapolei, died in Kaiser Medical Center. She is also survived by brother Isaac, sisters Sharisse and Cheyenne, and grandparents Emma S. Johnson, Richard Berasis and Fila and Lilieni Maluina. Private services pending.

Phillip Otto Meyer
Sept. 13, 2005
Phillip Otto Meyer, 68, of Haiku, Maui, an electrician, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Springfield, Ore. He is survived by caretakers Ivy and Howard Paleka, sons Greg and Stephen, and sister Viola. Services: 1 p.m. tomorrow at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Scattering of ashes 9 a.m. Saturday at Hookipa Beach.

Masao Oga
Aug. 20, 2005
Masao Oga, 81, of Captain Cook, Kona, Hawaii, a retired coffee farmer, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Wainaku, Hilo. He is survived by son Alvin M., brothers Masatsuji and Masanobu, and sister Helen Wachi. Private services.

Richard Takinobu Okubo
Sept. 3, 2005
Richard Takinobu Okubo, 77, of Pearl City died in the Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Halawa, North Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Judith N., daughter Jean C., brothers William and Takiji, sisters Lillian Nakamura and Sueko Tanahara, and two grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 5:30 p.m.

Barbara Elizabeth Saxton
Sept. 6, 2005
Barbara Elizabeth Saxton, 63, of Kailua, a homemaker, died in Castle Medical Center. She was born in Madison, Wis. She is survived by husband Patrick J.; sons Shaun and Brendan O'Connor; stepsons Patrick J. II, Craig J. and Bryan D.; step daughter Brenda Lum; and seven grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Kaneohe Yacht Club. Private inurnment.

Rudolph U. Simmons Jr.
Aug. 24, 2005
Rudolph U. Simmons Jr., 47, of Kaimuki died. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Gary K. Koahou and Ernest J. Caldeira, and sisters Merijo L. Figueroa and Ernestine A. Jackson. Private services.

Blandina Omli Villamor
Sept. 7, 2005
Blandina Omli Villamor, 63, of Kihei, Maui, a former cornfield birdwatcher, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Constante, sons Ronald and Renato, brother Philip Omli, sister Carmelita Tagorda and seven grandchildren. Services: 6-9 p.m. tomorrow at Ballard Family Mortuary. Additional services and burial to be held at a later date in the Philippines. Additional information for an obituary printed yesterday.

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