Honolulu Advertiser &
January 1 - December 31, 1995
Tatsumi “Fuzzy” Ueda, 78, of Kahului, Maui,
died Feb. 26, 1995. He was born in Kahului.
Survived by wife, Kimiko; daughter, Mrs. Walthon (Ellen R.) Cassidy of NC; brothers, Yoshio of CA, Fujio of Japan; sisters, Sumie Sakata of Pukalani
and Jean Morohashi of CA. [Adv Feb. 28, 1995]
Betty Yoshiko Uehara, 65,
died Jan. 13, 1995. She was born in Waianae, Oahu
and was a retired cashier/secretary for Columbia Inn and member of Club Motobu. Survived by
husband, George; sons, Frank K., Sidney T. and Chester I.;
daughters, Judith K. Koza and Mrs. Wayne (Cynthia A.)
six grandchildren; brothers, Jason G.
and Ernest G. Maeshiro;
sisters, Mrs. Robert (Dorothy Y.) Tamashiro, Beatrice S. Kaneshiro and Mildren M. Kaneshiro. [Adv Jan. 18, 1995]
Moya Riu Uehara, 84, of Hilo,
died Jan. 14, 1995. She was born in Aiea
and was the retired proprietress of the former Moya’s
Lunch Shop in Waiaku and member of Honpa Kongwanji Mission. Survived by daughters, Margaret Maeda, Jean
Kimura, Patsy Makaea and Elsie Kamiyama;
12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sisters, Edith Takamori
of California, Asako Dinoz,
Buny Hatanaka and Take Itagaki. [Adv Jan. 22, 1995]
Jack H. Ujimori, 80,
died Feb. 2, 1995. He was born in Sprecklesville,
Maui, was a self-employed real
estate broker, and a member of Higashi Hongwanji and
Kumamoto Kenjin Kai.
Survived by wife, Harume; sons, Stanley T., Leroy K. and Warren
S.; daughter, Mrs. Allen (Karen M.) Nii; brother, Walter H.; sisters, Mrs. Toshio (Florence H.) Kaichi, Mrs. Bob (Myrna A.)
Afuso and Mrs. Ike (Charlotte T.) Abe, both of California;
and eight grandchildren. [Adv Feb. 6, 1995]
Justina Ulep, 75, of Waialua, died, Jan. 1,
1995. She was born May
in San Nicolas, Ilocso Norte, the
Philippines. Survived by daughter, Mrs. Raymond (Janie)
Burke; sons, Patrick (Sandy) of Maui, Thomas (Sally), Maximo
and Braulio (Leona); 13 grandchildren; and six
great-grandchildren. Burial: Valley of
the Temples. [Adv Jan. 11,
Takie “Kay” Urasaki, 77, of Honolulu and formerly of Hilo, died Jan.
3, 1995. She was born in Waipahu and was a retired
dietician in Maluhia Hospital. She was a member of the Honolulu Christian
Church. Survived by sons, Ronale L. and Dann G.; daughters, Mrs. Donald (Haroldeen)
Wakida and Mrs. Alexander (Marian) Thropp of Kona; nine
grandchildren; sisters, Mrs. Masayo Doi, Mrs. Takako “Elaine” Kakutani, Mrs.
Katsue Nunokawa, and Mrs. Seiji (Teruko “Terry”)
Kondo. [Adv Jan.
John H. Urmenita of Wahiawa died Dec.
in Wahiawa General Hospital. Urmenita,
91, was born in Magsingal, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. He
is survived by wife Luisa L.; son Richard Y.; daughter
Elizabeth Cabanatuan; sister
Guillerma Viloria; and three grandchildren.
Burial: Mililani Memorial
attire. [SB 04/01/1996]
Melvyn Tatsuro Ushijima, 71, of Honolulu, died Jan.
in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born March
in Makua Valley, Waianae and was a
retired barber for Homes and Narver Inc., Johnson Island. He was also a veteran who fought with the 42nd
Regiment and was a member of the Veteran of Foreign Wars, Post #2875. Survived by son, Gregg K.; daughter, Mrs. Clyde T. (Holly Rumi) Kaneshiro; five grandchildren; brothers Stanley Seiji (Kay)
of Hilo, Charles Akira (Alice) of Kawaihae, Tetsuro “Ford” (Helene); sisters, Mrs. Bob (Alice Ayako) Koochi, Mrs. Richard
(Helen Emiko) Okamoto, Mrs. Bobby (Aileen) Nakagaki,
Mrs. Yutaka (Betsy Sachiko)
Watanabe. Inurnment: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific [Adv Jan.
Gilber K. Uyeda,
74, of Honolulu,
died Jan. 6, 1995.
He was born in Kaneohe,
and was a retired aluminum furniture fabricator. Survived by wife, Janet M.; son, Miles M.;
daughter, Mrs. Alban (Faith H.) Oshiro; brothers, Michael
M., Stanley T. and KennethY.
sister, Mrs. David (Greta T.) Nakao; and six grandchildren.
Lillian Matsuko Uyeda, 82, of Honolulu, died Jan. 2, 1995. She was born in Honolulu and was a retired assistant
treasurer for the Fort Shafter Federal Credit Union. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church, St. Francis Xavier
Club. She served as treasurer for the McCully Senior Citizen’s Club. Survived by husband, Francis Y.; daughters, Mrs. Gordon (Jean A.) Leong and Mrs. Brian (Eloise M.) Yano; three grandchildren; five great-grandsons.
Richard Masao Uyehara,
83, of Waialua, died Feb.
13, 1995. He was born in Lihue, Kauai,
and was a retired insurance
agent. Survived by wife, Mitsuko J.; daughters, Mrs. Donald T. (Carol E.) Koga, Mrs.
George Y. (Judith F.) Nakata; sister, Kimiko Hata;
six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Charles Tadashi Uyematsu,
77, of Ewa Beach,
died Feb. 20, 1995 in
Ewa Beach. He was born March 30, 1917 in Lihue, Kauai,
and was a member of the carpenter’s union.
Survived by wife, Betty F.; sons, Steven (Diana), Patrick (Debra), Peter
(Cheryl), John M. (Aloha) and Robert (Gail); daughters, Mrs. Richard
(Charlotte) Ahif, Mrs. Tony (Rosemary) Hartmann of
Wyoming, Mrs. Danilo (Christine) Baron and Mrs. Ted
brothers, Clarance of CA, Albert of Okinawa and
George of CA; sisters, Mrs. Kineu Seshiki
and Mrs Alice Inomoto, both
of Kauai, Mrs. Donald (Helen)McKay, Mrs. Shiro (Dora)
Kurasaki of CA; 17 grandchildren and
three-great-grandchildren. Burial: Mililani Memorial
Park. [Adv Feb. 26, 1995]
87, of Honolulu,
died Feb. 4, 1995.
She was born in Aiea
and was a part-time
Japanese school teacher. Survived by sons, Fred S. of California,
Kenneth S.; daughter, Mrs. George F.O.
(Helen T.) Chin of Washington; six grandchildren; three grat-grandchildren; brother, Kenzo
Miguchi of Japan
Thomas Torao Uyeno,
85, of Honolulu,
died Feb. 12, 1995.
He was born in Pearl City. He was a retired carpenter. Survived by wife, Florence C.; son, Michael
K.; daughter, Mrs. Raymond (Barbara A.) Yanagida; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. [Adv Feb. 19, 1995]