Honolulu Advertiser & Star-Bulletin Obituaries

January 1 - December 31,  1996

 

 

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Celestina D.C. Sabado, 53, of Ewa Beach died Aug. 10 , 1996 in St. Francis-West Hospital. She is survived by husband Benjamin; daughters Clarisa and Marie Sabado, and Belinda Isidro; mother Pelagia Dela Cruz; brothers Felix and Ben; sisters Lynn Barnes, Violeta Webb, Lydia Toralba and Amalia Mina; and three grandchildren. Rosary: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.        [SB 21/08/1996]

 

Albert P. Sabalboro, 57, of Honolulu, a construction mason, died last Tuesday Sep 3, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Trudy; son Romy and Albert III; daughter Mary; father Pascual; sisters Esther Aiu and Laverne Cravalho; brothers Roy and Thomas; and two grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Graveside service: 8:30 a.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 10/09/1996]

 

 

Felix B. Sabangan, 80, of Waipahu died Aug. 27, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. He is survived by wife Cipriana S.; son Alfonso S. "Al"; daughter Brigida S. Parayno; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Wake: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 8:45 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.   [SB 18/09/1996]

 

William C. Sackwitz, 87, of Honolulu died Dec. 4, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Ohio, he is survived by wife Kiyomi; sons Richard and Robert Urata; daughter Judy Aono and Patsy Goto; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 14/12/1996]

 

Sumie Sadaoka of Honolulu died March 2, 1996  in Tucson, Ariz. Sadaoka, 80, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Shizuo; daughter Irene Ligon; brothers Minoru and Shigeru Sasaki; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 27/03/1996]

 

Coleen K. Sado-Cernak, 41, of Wailuku died Tuesday Dec 3, 1996 at home. Born in Puunene, Maui, she is survived by husband Lubomir Cernak; parents Douglas and Comfort "Moana" Sado; brothers Hiram M. and Jonathan M. Sado; sister Doreen Sado; and grandparents Pedro Sado and Alice Kuloloio. Service over her ashes: 11 a.m. Saturday at Kahului Kingdom Hall. Call after 9:30 a.m.   [SB 05/12/1996]

 

Margaret H. Sadoyama, 66, of Honolulu, a retired Violet Grill restaurant manager, died last Wednesday Nov 27, 1996 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Yoshikiyo; son Gary Y.; daughters Sandra T. Morita, Lynn H. Sadoyama, Dale H. Shigemitsu, Janice M. Yano, Lani S. Kondo and Sharon N. Tominaga; brothers George Y. and Harry Y. Yamanuha; sisters Florence M. Ramelb and Amy S. Malek; and seven grandchildren. Memorial service: 1 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.  [SB 04/12/1996]

 

Roland K. Saffery, 59, of Waipahu died Saturday June 1, 1996 in St. Francis Hospital. He is survived by wife Lori D.; sons Anthony and Michael; stepsons Joey and David Casarez; daughters Les Evans, and Geraldine and Michele Saffery; stepdaughters Angela Morena and Helena Casarez; brothers Frank, Wendell, Norman and Richard; sisters Daisy Bista, Myrtle Farias, Viola Frye and Betty L. Wannomae; 16 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Casual attire.   [SB 06/06/1996]

 

Carl R. Saffold Jr., 73, of Kailua died Nov. 10, 1996   in Honolulu. Born in Pittsburgh, he is survived by hanai sisters Ilene Wong, Doris Welcome, Beverly Haars and Charlie Kay; and hanai brothers Steve Lane and Paul Petrini. Private services.   [SB 21/11/1996]

 

Aurelio  Tolentino Sagabaen  , age 91, of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, passed away Feb. 11, 1996 at Maluhia  Hospital.  He was born Nov. 27, 1904  in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines.  He is survived by his sisters  Maxima  Bautista and Romana Martin;  three nephew,  “Tom” (Fidela) Bautista,  “Pete” (Jean) Bautista and Gary Bautista;  three nieces,  Mrs. Elena (David) Martin Bumangtag,  Mrs. Loretta (John) Martin Ogao of Arizona and Virginia Bautista; numerous grandnieces and grandnephews, great-grandnephews and cousins.  He was a member of the Jehova’s  Witnesses Ilocano Kingdom Hall.  Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  [SB 21/02/1996]

 

Regino A. Sagadraca of Waipahu, a Public Works Center retiree of 31 years, died Feb. 11, 1996 in Tennessee.  Sagadraca, 84, was born Feb. 11. 1912 in the Philippines.  He is survived by wife Mary C.; son Dr. Remy (Vadis) of Greenville, TN; daughters Melinda (Douglas) Perry and Myrna (Robert) Callison; brother Procopio (Buenaventura); sister Carlota (Martin) Visitacion;  and six grandchildren Bryan, Michelle and Lisa Perry, Jeni and Philip Sagadraca and Jessica Callison.   Member of the Honolulu Central Seventh-day Adventist Church. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  [SB 24/02/1996]

 

Marcos S. Sagocio, 81, of Waialua died June 9, 1996  in Wahiawa General Hospital. He is survived by children Trinidad Pascua, Honorato and Tomas "Doming" Sagocio; siblings Lazaro, Manuel, Avelino and Pedro Sagocio, and Feliciana Aranda; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.   [SB 03/07/1996]

 

Catalino N. Sagucio of Kaumakani, Kauai, a retired Olokele Sugar Co. harvester, died March 29, 1996  in Kauai Veterans Hospital. Sagucio, 90, was born in Lanao Bangui, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Filomena; sons Apolinario and Peter; daughters Inocencia Villasista, Sylvia Salumbides and Connie Sagucio; brother Juan; sister Lucena Fernandez; and 11 grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. April 12 at St. Joseph Church in Kaumakani, Kauai. Call after 6:30 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. April 13 at the church. Preceded by another Rosary at 9:30 a.m. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hanapepe Public Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 10/04/1996]

 

Juan B. Sagucio of Honolulu died March 6, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Sagucio, 70, was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by daughter Myla J.; and sisters Violeta Padre and Marta Soriano. Service: 7 p.m. March 29 at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. March 30 at St. Paul’s Church, Queen Emma Square. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.   [SB 27/03/1996]

 

Irineo M. Saguibo of Waialua died April 25, 1966  in Wahiawa General Hospital. Saguibo, 82, was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Margarita V.; sons Benjamin, Donald, Antonio, Juan, Robert, Lolito and Patrick; daughters Evelyn Oloa, Margielyn Sloan and Perlita Ikemura; brother Pedro; sisters Tomasa Cadiente, Jauanita Fernandez, and Manuela and Matilde Saguibo; 21 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. May 17 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 11:15 a.m. May 18 at St. Michael’s Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 15/05/1996]

 

Leonila B. Saguiped of Honolulu died March 18, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Saguiped, 77, born in Pangasinan, the Philippines, is survived by son Demetrio; daughter Lydia Blanco; sister Esperanza Sabado; and seven grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of the Mount Church, 1614 Monte St. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. [SB 26/03/1996]

 

Ricardo S. Sahagun, 84, of Kihei, Maui, died Aug. 30, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Cecilia; sons Virgilio, Benjamin, Daniel, Reynaldo and Eduardo; daughters Nenita Sahagun and Evelyn Caba; 21 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Wake: 6 p.m. Friday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call from 8 to 9 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. No service. Burial: Maui Memorial Park.     [SB 11/09/1996]

 

Satoru Saiki of Kapaa, Kauai, a ,retired Hawaiian Fruit Packers double seamer mechanic, died Monday Jan 1, 1996 in Wilcox. Memorial Hos­pital. Saiki, 89,` was born in Kapaa, Kauai: He is survived by sons David and Ronald; daughter Corinne; brothers Mineichi, 'Katsumi, Itsuo .and Clarence  H.;  and.: two grandchildren.   [SB 05/01/1996]

 

Shizue Saiki of Pearl City, a retired seamstress, died April 18, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. Saiki, 84, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Art M.; daughters Dorothy Y. and Judith K.; sister Sumie Fujita; and three grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. April 25 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 24/04/1996]

 

Gregoria Saimasan of Pahala, Hawaii, died last Wednesday, Jan. 24, 1996 in Kau Hospital.  Saimasan, 86, was born in the Philippines.  She is survived by husband Balbino.  Burial: Holy Rosary Catholic Church Cemetery, Pahala, Hawaii.  [SB 31/01/1996]

 

Sio Saipaia of Waipahu died April 7, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. Saipaia, 71, was born in Western Samoa. He is survived by sons Ia and Sio Jr.; daughters Mele Wilson, Anna Gill, Fia Tupua, Faasalafa Forney, Kalala Saipaia, Faia Aiga, Paepae Lualemana, Toaiva Rowe and Maria Tuisamata; 28 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren. Mass: noon April 16 at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual attire.     [SB 13/04/1996]

 

Arlene T. Saito, 41, of Honolulu, an accountant for Kahala Mall, died Friday Dec 20, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. Survived by husband David Y.; father Yoshikiyo Daitoku; mother Helen Maeda; brothers Ronald S. Daitoku and Marvin Maeda, and sisters Linda Martucci and Erline Funakoshi. Memorial graveside service: 10:45 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 25/12/1996]

 

Betsy H. Saito of Honolulu, retired kitchen helper for ARA Services, died April 10, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. Saito, 77, was born in Ewa. She is survived by son Gary T.; daughters Barbara M. Hanai and Peggy K. Saito; brother Kenneth U. Sato; sisters Betty H. Haruguchi, Hilda M. Healy and Ellen E. White; and six grandchildren. Private services.     [SB 18/04/1996]

 

Blake N. Saito, 25, of Paauilo, formerly of Pearl City, an Orchid at Mauna Lani employee, died Oct. 13, 1996  in Paauilo. He is survived by parents Ray H. and Sandra M.; sister Kelly; half brother Mitchal; and half sister Suzette Galase. Memorial service: 5 p.m. Sunday at Pearl City Community Church, 933 Lehua Ave. Aloha attire. No flowers.      [SB 07/11/1996]

 

Clara A. Saito, 76, of Wahiawa died July 17, 1996  in Wahiawa. She is survived by husband Edward S.; daughters Ellin Kawabe, Susan Beauregard and Judith White; brothers Fujimi and Haruo Saifuku, and Satoru Teranishi; sister Matsy Young; and three grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 30/07/1996]

 

Cynthia C. "Cindy" Saito, 39, of Hilo died Sunday July 21, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. She is survived by husband Michael; sons Brad and Scott; daughter Brandie; parents Seigi and Ethel Yogi; and grandmother Uto Yogi. Service: 5:30 p.m. tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

Harriet H. Saito, 77, of Hilo, a retired proprietress for the former Carl K. Saito Nursery and Waiakea Uka Kumiai, died Saturday Oct 19, 1996  in the Life Care Center of Hilo. She is survived by daughters Jeannette Horio, Charlotte Gleim and Leilani Inouye; brother Everett Umeda; sisters Sachiko Waialeale, Mariko Kekuewa, Akiko Nishiyama, Mae Miyoshi and Tsukiko Sakai and Josephine Like; and six grandchildren. Service: 4 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 24/10/1996]

 

Masanari “Fred” Saito, a retired Waiahole Water Co. supervisor, died Wednesday Dec 18, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by wife Asayo; son Irving K.; daughter Amy E. Shinagawa; brothers Takato and Kaname; sisters Stella S. Misumi and Toshiaki Tanabe, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 24/12/1996]

 

Sugao Saito, 80, of Pearl City, a retired carpenter, died Sunday Sep 8, 1996  in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. He is survived by wife Clara S.; daughters Dr. Sherry A. Saito and Patti M. Isaacs; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 11/09/1996]

 

Torao Saito, 85, of Paauilo, Hawaii, retired owner of Paauilo Store, died Saturda Pct 12, 1996 y in Hilo Hospital. He is survived by wife Hisako; sons Earl and Gerald; sister Kikue Wachi; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Service: 5 p.m. Friday at Paauilo Hongwanji Mission. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 16/10/1996]

 

Cajetan Sajulga, 69, of Honolulu, an Aloha Airlines employee, died Friday May 24, 1996  in Queen’s Hospital. Sajulga, a U.S. Army veteran who also served in the Merchant Marines, is survived by wife Rose de Brum; sons Leroy and Cajetan Jr.; stepsons Ronnie and Chris de Brum; daughters Lorna Leonard, Dee Dee “Lani” Drane, Linda Preuc and Wanda Sajulga; stepdaughter Marina de Brum; brothers Leon and Norman; sisters Genevieve Chang, Gwen Kai’o and Theresa “Lei” Lehua; 16 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Service: 11:15 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. [SB 30/05/1996]

 

Keiko Sakoda, 58, of Hilo, a self-employed violin instructor, died Sept. 15, 1996   in Queen's Hospital. She is survived by husband Stephen M.; son Steve; daughter Stella Y.; mother Kimiko Yuasa; brother Kazuo Yuasa; and sisters Mieko, Yoshiko, Kyoko and Toshiko Yuasa, and Yoko Kaneko. Memorial service: 4 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 25/09/1996]

 

Haruye Sakai of Honolulu died April 11, 1996  in St. Francis Hospice. Sakai, 100, was born in Hiroshima, Japan. She is survived by sons Thomas K., Ronald T., Uichi, Yoshito and Harold M.; daughters Namie Kawasaki and Doris Y. Miyamoto; 12 grandchildren; 14 great- grandchildren; and a great-great- grandchild. Memorial service: 2 p.m. April 20 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.        [SB 17/04/1996]

 

Kimiko Sakai of Wahiawa, a federal  retiree, died Thursday, Feb. 1, 1996 at home.  Sakai, 72, was born  Oct. 6, 1923 in Wahiawa.  She is survived by husband  Hideyo; sons Allan I (Joan M.) of Pittsburg, PA. and Patrick R. (Diana) of Las Vegas; brothers James I. (Stella)  and Kenneth  M.  (Helen H.) Shima; and four grandchildren.  [SB 06/02/1996]

 

Rev. Kunisuke Sakai of Mililani, a retired minister for Kotohira Jinsha Shrine of Hawaii, died May 2, 1996  in Leahi Hospital. Sakai, 96, was born in Yamaguchi, Japan. He is survived by wife Fujie; daughter Lillian Y.

Kimura; and Carol M. Kimura. Memorial service: 2 p.m. May 11 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 08/05/1996]

 

Edward M. Sakaida, 63, of Honolulu, general manager for Fire Services Inc., died Sunday Nov 24, 1996 in Queen's Hospital. Born in Paia, Maui, he is survived by wife Doris T.; son Alan H.; daughter Kathy Ann M. Watanabe; mother Yoshiko; brothers Richard and William; sisters Kiyomi Matsuura and Lorraine Masumoto; and three grandchildren. Memorial service over his ashes: 2 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 27/11/1996]

 

Evan T. Sakakida of Honolulu, a retired Liberty House accounts payable manager, died March 29, 1996  at home. Sakakida, 82, was born in Puunene, Maui. He is survived by wife Teruko; son David T.; daughter Evelyn T. Rawski; sister Florence H. Ume moto; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 10 a.m. April 6 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 04/04/1996]

 

Richard M. Sakakida,  of Fremont, CA., formerly of Hawaii, will be remembered in services.  Sakakida, who died Jan. 23, 1996, was a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel, World War II veteran, member of the Military Intelligence Service, and recipient of the Philippine Legion of Honor  Medal.  He is survived by wife  Cherry;  brother Evan;  and sister Florence  Umemoto.  Inurnment at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific , Punchbow.  [SB 20/02/1996]

 

Gilbert I. Sakamoto, 61, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Shell Oil Co. driver and salesman, died Friday Aug 23, 1996  in Wilcox Hospital. He is survived by brothers Takeo, Kameichi and Haruichi Sakamoto, and Masao Kawamoto; and sisters Teruko and Matsuko Sakamoto, and YaekoOmori. Private services.    [SB 29/08/1996]

 

Janis S. Sakamoto, 87, of Kapaau, Hawaii, retired proprietor of J. Sakamoto Store, died last Oct. 16, 1996  in the North Hawaii Community Hospital. She is survived by daughters Tsuyako Miyashiro, Ayako Imai, Natsue Yoneda, Akiko Maekawa, Harue "Helene" McKee and Shizumi "Joyce" Gromfeld; sisters Takeko Ogasawara, Itsuko Yamamoto, Hisayo Nakamura and Terue Kita; 18 grandchildren; and 39 great-grandchildren. Service: 1 p.m. Saturday at Kapaau Jodo Mission. Call after noon. Burial: mission cemetery. Casual attire.    [SB 24/10/1996]

 

Kikue Sakamoto of Lahina died Thursday Jan. 4, 1995 in Wailuku Hale Makua.  Sakamoto, 78, was born in Lahaina.  She is survived by husband Tadashi; sons Lawrence,  Barry and Myles; brothers Harumi and Edward Fujii; 7 grandchildren.  [SB 08/01/1996]

 

Susumu Sakamoto of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Pineapple Co. cashier, died last Tuesday May 14, 1996 in Leahi Hospital. Sakamoto, 89, was born in Honuapo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Matsue; sons Gordon S., Stephen T., Melvin K. and Alan T.; daughter Karen K. Maeda; brothers Douglas S. and Sueo; sisters Dorothy T. Kashiwahara, Clara S. Ishikawa and Irene U. Nakamura; and six grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 21/05/1996]

 

Lilyan H. Sakane, 62, of Kahului died Wednesday Oct 23, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. She is survived by husband Takeshi; mother Miyuki Tokunaga; daughter Debra K. Alboro; sisters Dorothy Murakami and Thelma Hisashima; and a grandchild. Service over her ashes: 5 p.m. tomorrow at Nakamura Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 25/10/1996]

 

James T. Sakashita, 68, of Santa Clara, Calif., formerly of Kakaako, a Westinghouse retiree, died Aug. 8, 1996. He is survived by wife Etsuko; daughters Cheryl Justi, Sheila Sakashita, Michele Howard and Monica Imahara; brothers Fujio, Richard and Stanley; sisters Evelyn Haraki, Dorothy Kawasaki and Alice Shishido; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services held.  [SB 20/09/1996]

 

Betty M. Sakata – For 24 years, Betty M. Sakata never took a long vacation.  Those 24 years were spent assisting husband  Richard at Molokai Drugs, the first pharmacy on the island.  She was also the first secretary of Molokai High School.  So in 1959, the Sakatas closed the pharmacy for two months and took  a trip to Asia, said daughter Judy  Mikami.  Betty Sakata, 82, of Kaunakakai, died Wednesday Jan. 31, 1996 in Molokai General Hospital.   Mikami said, “in those days, independent pharmacists had no relief unless they imported help.  They only took short trips on the weekend  to visit family and friends on Oahu and Maui.”  Sakata was long known as “Aunt Betty”. Sakata was a member of the  Kaunakakai Baptist Church and active in Southern Baptist work in Hawaii.  She also belonged to the Molokai Home Demonstration Council of the University of Hawaii  Cooperative Extension Service.  Sakata was born in Lahina.  She also is survived by her husband; sisters Yuriko Harada and Fusae  Munemitsu; and three grandchildren. Inurnment:  Nuuanu Memorial Park.  [SB 02/02/1996]

 

Scott Y. Sakata of Aiea, a GTE Hawaiian Telemployee, died April 18, 1996  in Queen’s Hospital. Sakata, 30, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Herman K. and Lillian S.; and brothers Ken K. and Karl Y. Memorial service: 6:30 p.m. April 26 at Mililani Memorial Park Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 24/04/1996]

 

Yoshimi Sakata, 73, of Kaimuki died yesterday Oct 21, 1996. She is survived by husband Isami; sons Steven Y. and Keith A.; daughters Carrolyn Shinozaki, Claudia Corbett and Diane Clements; brothers Toshio, Mitsuo and Seiji Motosue; sisters Shizuko Motosue and Sumako Kobayashi; and 21 grandchildren. Service: 6 p.m. tomorrow at Tensho-kotai-jingu-kyo Hawaii Dogo, 888 N. King St. No flowers. No donations.     [SB 22/10/1996]

 

Yoshio Sakata, 79, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter foreman for Kobayashi Contracting Co., died Monday Oct 28, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. He is survived by wife Esther T.; daughters Kathleen Y. Ahuna, Marjorie H. Slaght and Bonnie T. Thomas; sister Harue Eto; and six grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Saturday at the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1666 Mott-Smith Drive. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 30/10/1996]

 

Marion Toshiko  Saki, age 77, of Aiea, passed away Feb 2, 1996 at Hale Nani.  She was born Jan. 8, 1918 in Honolulu.  She is survived by husband Irving K. Saki; 2 sons, Gerald (Edith) Saki and Dennis Saki; daughter, Nadine Saki; 6 grandchildren; daughter-in-law Shirley Saki; brother Raymond Nagata; four sisters, Yoshiko Komiyama, Sadie (Eddie) Haraguchi; brother-in-law Takashi Kotsubo; nieces and nephews.    [SB 05/02/1996]

 

Kama Sakima of Ewa Beach, 89, also known as Usa Sakima, died June 6, 1996  in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. She is survived by daughter Harue Katekaru; brother Chokichi Adaniya; sister Uto Adaniya; 8 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 8 p.m. June 12, Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 10 /06/1996]

 

Lynne H. Sakima, 45, of Honolulu, a medical transcriber for Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi, died yesterday Aug 28, 1996 in Queen's Hospital. She is survived by father Seiyei "Melvin"; brother Gary S.; sisters Jean E. Higa, Irene S. Shimabukuro and Judith H. Terada. Memorial service: 5 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 29/08/1996]

 

Paul T. Sakimoto of Honolulu, retired owner and pharmacist for Kalihi Pharmacy, died May 1, 1966 3 at home. Sakimoto, 69, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by son Paul Y.; daughter June T. Yasuhara; brothers Yuzuru and Richard T.; sisters Hilda Ohta, Beatrice Kuriki and Mae Sur; and a grandchild. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.   [SB 21/05/1996]

 

Noboru Sakomoto, 86, of Honolulu died Sunday Nov 24, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by daughter Nancy Beauchamp; son George; brother Henry Sakamoto; sisters Hatsuko Hiraoka, Harue Deki and Shizue Komoda; and four grandchildren. Service: 3 p.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 2 p.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 27/11/1996]

 

Edna S. Sakotani of Honolulu died April 9, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. Sakotani, 62, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Akira; son Neal; daughter Ann Saito; brothers Kohei and Shigeru Sakuma; sisters Sayo Horiuchi and Leatrice Campbell; and three grandchildren. Service over her ashes: 6 p.m. April 16 at Aiea Methodist Church.    [SB 12/04/1996]

 

Katsumi "Kats" Sakotani, 74, of Kaneohe, a retired Kaneohe Marine Corps Air Station, Command Management Service Department, purchasing agent, died Monday June 24, 1996  in the Aloha Health Care Center. He is survived by son Brent; brothers Kiyoshi, Akira, Toshiharu and Hiroshi; sisters Hideko Hokoano and Masako Sakotani; and two grandchildren. Service over his ashes: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Church of the Holy Nativity Episcopal Church, 5286 Kalanianaole Highway. Call after 10 a.m. Inurnment: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers.   [SB 27 /06/1996]

 

Harue Sakuda, 82, of Honolulu, a retired registered nurse for Kuakini Medical Center, died Sunday Oct 13, 1996  in St. Francis Hospice. She is survived by husband Masakichi; son Ralph M.; daughter Linda N. Suyat; brother Henry Y. Fukunaga; sisters Mildred M. Okamura and Doris Y. Goto; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.     [SB 17/10/1996]

 

Jean T. “Kako” Sakuma  of Honolulu, an accountant, died Saturday Jan. 20, 1996 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi.  Sakuma, 59, was born in Honolulu.  She is survived by mother Lillian H.;  and sisters  Amy H. Lee and Harriet S. Hasegawa  [SB 24/01/1996]

 

Charles Y. Sakumoto of Honolulu, a retired self-employed electrician, died May 15, 1966    at home. Sakumoto, 87, was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Ronald and Neil; daughter Amy Nojima; seven siblings; and six grandchildren. Private services.  [SB 24/05/1996]

 

Evelyn H. Sakumoto of Honolulu, died Feb. 9, 1996 in Kuakini Hospital.  Sakumoto, 84,  was born in Kohala, Hawaii.  She is survived by husband Charles Y.;  daughter Amy Nojima;  sons Ronald and Neil; and six grandchildren.  [SB 22/02/1996]

 

Miyono “Grace” Sakurai of Kaneohe died May 8, 1966  in Hale Pulama Mau. Sakurai, 82, was born in North Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. Graveside service: 10 a.m. May 20 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 17/05/1996]

 

Victoria V. Sala, 15, of Honolulu died Monday June 3, 1996 in Kuakini Hospital. She is survived by mother Marie; and sisters Ana T. Cleveland and Mareta Vellmure. Service: 9 a.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park.     [SB 07/06/1996]

 

Policarpo B. Saladino, 81, of Honolulu died Nov. 21, 1996 in Honolulu. Born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Demetria; sons Felino R., Crisanto R. and Pol R.; daughters Nimfa S. Antonio, Elna S. Budiao, Joselyn S. Valenzuela and Olivia S. Daquioag; sister Teresa S. Gali; and 17 grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Church on Puuhale Street. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.  [SB 10/12/1996]

 

Genevieve C.C. Salado, 80, of Kaneohe died last Oct. 16, 1996  in Castle Hospital. She is survived by mother Bella Q. Camara; children Catherine S. Wong and Jeanette S. Martin; siblings George, Albert, Valerio, Raymond and Bernard Camara, Agnes Duarte, Bertha Moniz, Lorna Mascoto, Filomena Martinez and Helen Costa; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.    [SB 24/10/1996]

 

Pasesa L. Salanoa, 58, of Waianae, a Hilton Hawaiian Hotel maintenance man, died Nov. 14 in Kaiser Hospital. Born in American Samoa, he is survived by daughters Patricia Davis and Cheryl Salanoa; and five grandchildren. Service: 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.   [SB 22/11/1996]

 

Tafailagi Salausa, 75, of Honolulu died Sept. 21, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. She is survived by husband Otto Salausa; sons Fasia, Otto Jr. and Allen; several siblings; and five grandchildren. Services: noon Sunday at the International Baptist Church, 20 Dowsett Ave.; and 10 a.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, call after 8 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park.   [SB 03/10/1996]

 

Joseph H. “Joe” Salazar of Kailua, Kona, a general laborer for the State Department of Transportation, Harbors Division, died Tuesday jan 16, 1996 in Kona Community Hospital.  Salazar, 62, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served during the Korean War, was born in Benson, Arizona.  He is survived by wife Marion K.S.;  son Joseph E.; daughters Kaliimomi A. Cale and Melelani H.F. Salazar; and mother Frances; brothers Greg, Carlos and Donald.    [SB 19/01/1996]

 

Elizabeth Salcedo of Waipahu died March 28, 1996  in Tacoma, Wash. Salcedo, 75, was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Danny, Romeo, Robert and Raymond; daughters Terry Smalls and Elizabeth Rucker; brother John Tupasi; sister Teofista Tupasi; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Graveside service: 9 a.m. April 4 at Sunset MemorialbPark. No flowers.  [SB 02/04/1996]

 

Maria E. Sales of Kahului died Wednesday May 15, 1996 in Hale Makua. Sales, 99, was born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. She is survived by son Bruno Bulosan; brother Federico Eder; sister Da masa E. Padrion, five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary-NormanŐs. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.  [SB 20/05/1996]

 

Mark T. Salisbury of Black Sands, Hawaii, a self-employed carpenter and mechanic, died Sunday Jan 14, 1996 in Kona Community Hospital.  Salisbury, 44, was born in Ventura, California.  He is survived by daughter Malia Willett; mother Norma L.;  brothers Guy M. and Kirk  M.;  sisters Susan  Schulze and Margo Lundstrom; stepmother Carol; and a granddaughter.

 

Rachael K. “Lahela” Sallas, also known as “Tutu Sallas,” of Papakolea died Saturday May 18, 1996 in Honolulu. Sallas, 77, was born in Waianae. She is survived by husband Adele F. II; sons Melvin, Adele Jr., Chris and Dennis; daughter Dorina Kim; brothers Sonny Kaleiwohi and Tony Silva; sisters Mercy Rosa and Annie Silva; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Blessed Sacrament Church, 2124 Pauoa Road. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Aloha attire.  [SB 24/05/1996]

 

Everett M. "Sandy" Salmon, 82, of Washington, formerly of Kona, Hawaii, a retired artist and architect, died Aug. 6, 1996   at home. He is survived by sister-in-law Isabel. Memorial gathering to be held. Condolences suggested to Tom Sorinsen and Paul Endresen, 18 NE State Highway 308, Poulsbo, Wash. 98370. Donations suggested to the Kona Art Center or another charity.    [SB 25/09/1996]

 

Falelatai Salu, 64, of Kunia died Sept. 16, 1996   in Wahiawa General Hospital. He is survived by wife Aipunou; sons Peter Helsel, Joe Seumalo, and Maa and Galuefa Salu; daughters Monalisa Maea, Silila Watson and Nive Salu; sisters Fale Potoae, Vausea Talili and Lose Salu; and 12 grandchildren. Wake: 3 p.m. Sunday at First Samoan United Church, 505 Borie St. Service: 9 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual attire. [SB 27/09/1996]

 

Jeishalyn K. Salud-Bacud, infant daughter of Herwin and Jennifer Bacud of Makaweli, Kauai, died Oct. 19, 1996  in Kapiolani Hospital. She is also survived by brother Brendin Bacud; and grandparents Alfredo and Josie Salud, and Delfin and Florafina Castillo. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Theresa's Church in Kekaha, Kauai. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hanapepe Filipino Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 30/10/1996]

 

Pacita M. Salvadore of Honolulu, died Monday, Feb 12, 1996 in Honolulu.  Salvadore, 79, was born in Lahaina, Maui.  She is survived by husband Alfred; sons Alfred Jr., Rudolph, Richard, William, Warren and Ray; daughters Eleanor Apilando, Peggy J. Salvadore, Gwendolyn Brogan and Darlene Friedland; 30 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park.  [SB 14/02/1996]

 

Pelisa "Peling" Salvador, 62, of Las Vegas, formerly of Honolulu, died Oct. 15, 1996  in Las Vegas. She is survived by husband Lorito; son Lorito Jr.; daughters Carmella Magee, Margaret Thomas and Phyllis Ann Elderts; brothers Francisco and Jose Berano, and Juan and Raymond Birano; sisters Dolores Aiona and Nancy Cui; and 11 grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Nuuanu Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary, call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.    [SB 24/10/1996]

 

Peni M. Samatua, 63, of Waipahu died Nov. 5, 1996   in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in American Samoa, he is survived by wife Leiloa; sons Faavesi, Sale, Tautua and Larry; daughters Eleni Vaolo, Siagalima Vaimaona, Fiapaipai Kava and Faamaneenee Ioane; sister Tae Moaga; brothers Joe Samatua, Fatu Pulu and Lopati Leao; 27 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Wake: 4 p.m. Sunday at Honolulu Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2313 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 3 p.m. Service: 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual attire.   [SB 22/11/1996]

 

Grace E. Sambueno of Aiea died March 25, 1996  in Kaiser Foundation Hospital. Sambueno, 74 was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband John B.; daughters Mona Joslin and Hediann Pestana; son Reuben Ramos; brothers Herbert Ching, and Joe and Eddie Santiago; sisters Tiny Mercado, Katherine Young, Violet and Flo Buyuan, and Honey Rhodes; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Service: 11 a.m. April 1 at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 29/03/1996]

 

Shane B.  “Pocho” Samio of  Indian Springs, Nevada, formerly of Kauai, died Jan. 18, 1996 in Nevada.  Samio, 39, a U.S. Air Force veteran who worked as a heavy equipment mechanic, was born in Waimea, Kauai.  He is survived by wife Susie; daughter Shawna; sons Shane and Shadd; mother  Felisa;  brothers Wayne and Tracy; and sisters Raelene Malama and Cesili Delos Reyes. Inurnment: Sacred Hearts Catholic Church cemetery.  [SB 05/02/1996]

 

Fred A. Sammis, 25, of Mililani will be remembered in a 4:30 p.m. service tomorrow at Dillingham Air Field drop zone. Sammis, a parachute free fall photographer, died Saturday Oct 5, 1996 after a parachute accident. He is survived by parents Frank and Cathy; sister Cathy M., and brothers Robert C. "Bobby", Thomas J. "Tommy" and Gary M. Casual attire.     [SB 11/10/1996]

 

Jacob M.I.K. Samoa, infant son of Mary T. Samoa and Ronald H. Kuahuia of Milolii, Hawaii, died April 23, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. The infant is also survived by grandparents Taiaopo Maiava, and Louis and Dondie Kuahuia; great-  grandparents Faavesi and Amelia Samoa, Amoe Casuga and Albert Barker; and great-great-grandparents Pepe N. Taetuna and Matalena P. Manu‘o. Mass: 1 p.m. May 5 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Milolii, Hawaii. Call after 9 a.m. Ashes to be scattered at sea. Leis welcomed.   [SB 02/05/1996]

 

Daniel "Piggy" S. Sampaio, 76, of Waianae, a retired Primo Brewery employee and pig farmer, died Sept. 13, 1996   in Queen's Hospital. Survived by wife Elizabeth K. "Nina"; daughters Ethelwynn Goo and Patricia Haley; sons Patrick J. and James A.; sisters Carrie Souza, Annie Martin, Lucy Rulenz and Helen Strobehn; brothers Joseph and Louis Sampaio; 22 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Borthwick Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 9:45 a.m. Thursday, call after 8 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Thursday, Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.   [SB 23/09/1996]

 

Lynette M. Sampaia, 40, of Honolulu died Friday Aug 16, 1996  in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Patrick; son El Gato; daughters Tracy Lee and Stormy; mother May Lawelawe; sisters Niana "Bonnie" Downey and May "Nani" Marrotte; brothers Harvey, Dennis and David Crivello, and William, Frank and Joseph Lawelawe; four hanai children; four grandchildren; and 12 hanai grandchildren. Service: 6 p.m. Friday at Kaumakapili Church. Aloha attire.        [SB 21/08/1996]

 

Lawrence E. "Sammy" Sampang, 75, of Kaneohe, a retired Hawaiian Telephone Co. cable splicer, died Sept. 19, 1996   in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Nita; son Jason; daughter Noelani Harris; and a granddaughter. Mass: 10:15 a.m. Monday at St. Ann's Catholic Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. [SB 27/09/1996]

 

Dr. Joseph M. Sample, 73, of Haliimaile, Maui, a retired veterinarian, died Wednesday July 24, 1996  in Kula Hospital. He is survived by daughter Katherine Freitas; sons James and John; brothers Ernest and Henry; and two grandchildren. Service over his ashes: 11 a.m. Monday at the Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 26/07/1996]

 

Kekua Samson, 26, of Kailua died Wednesday June 19, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by fiancee Camille Marquez; sons Marcus and Mitchell; mother Odetta; father Robert B.; brothers Duane and Michael; and sister Kehau Yoza. Service over his ashes: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 26 /06/1996]

 

Momoe Sanada, 94, of Honolulu, a retired Moiliili barber, died Aug. 4, 1996  in Hale Pulamamau. She is survived by son Dexter M.; daughter Helen S.; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Service: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 13/08/1996]

 

Phillip Sanante, 81, of Kapolei, a retired Tripler Medical Center cook, died Nov. 26, 1996 in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Kohala, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Gloria; daughters Elsie Gante, Patricia Castro and Mary A. Sanante; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Service: 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Inurnment: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. No flowers.  [SB 10/12/1996]

 

Walter F. Sanborn Jr. of Lodi, Calif., formerly of Hanalei, Kauai, an assistant in his son’s automobile dealership, died April 21, 1996  in Stockton, Calif. Sanborn, 87, a volunteer food administrator during World War II, was born in Hanalei, Kauai. He is survived by wife Agnes; daughters Helen J. Tawney and Joan C. Frommhagen; son Richard E.; sister Helen Davis; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Services to be held on mainland.     [SB 24/04/1996]

 

Eustaquio “Snookie Sr.” Sanchez Jr., 58, of Waipahu, a martial artist who founded the Universal Fighting Star-Kali Escrima and the art of “Latigo” the Bullwhip, died May 18, 1966    at home. Sanchez, U.S. Coast Guard veteran, is survived by wife Cecelia B.; son Eustaquio III; daughter Cecelia M.; brother Rudolpho; stepfather Mateo Padilla; half brothers Roderick, Roger and Reginald Padilla; and half sister Loretta J. Spencer and Belinda Jo. Service: 11:15 a.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire or martial art uniforms. [SB 30/05/1996]

 

Isidro C. Sanchez, 87, of Kaunakakai, Molokai, died last Saturday Dec.  28, 1996 in Queen's Hospital. Born in Lapong, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Josephine; sons Paul and John Sr.; daughters April Hanaoka and Rebecca Kekoa; 20 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services held.   [SB 04/01/1997]

 

Luciano M. Sanchez, 83, of Honokaa, Hawaii, a retired groundskeeper for Roth Properties who also worked for the Hamakua Sugar Co., died last Wednesday July 31, 1996  at home. He is survived by sons Nemesio, Eugenio and Charles; daughters Felicidad Wamil and Eulalia Gonzales; sister Catalina Rafol; 25 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Friday at Honokaa Catholic Church. Call after 6 p.m. Wake to follow at his home on Analio Street. Service: 9 a.m. Saturday at his home. Burial: Honokaa Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 07/08/1996]

 

Corazon L. Sandahl of Aiea died March 31, 1996  in St. Francis Hospice. Sandahl, 54, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Dale G.; children Timothy and Paul Cunningham; stepfather Angel Asuncion; and siblings Angel Sarong, Myra Cantrell, Ruby Mabanag, Lynette Retuta, Rosalie Auna, and Eddie, Benjamin, David, Clayton, Kirk, Gloria and Helena Asuncion. Service: 9:30 a.m. April 13 at Mililani Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.    [SB 11/04/1996]

 

Suzanne "Sandy" Sanderford, 55, of Honolulu, a flight attendant for Pan American and United airlines, died yesterday Oct 16, 1996. She is survived by sister Cathy Feil; niece Ginger Dove; and nephew Ryan Feil. Service: 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Moanalua Bay Beach Park. Casual/aloha attire. No flowers.     [SB 17/10/1996]

 

Thomas P. Sandi of Lahaina, a cook for the Westin Maui, died April 5, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. Sandi, 45, was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Faith; mother Rosa; daughters Cymbre and Krystal; and brothers Steven and Isidro Jr. Service: 7 p.m. April 12 at Maria Lanakila Church. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. April 13 at the church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: church cemetery.   [SB 09/04/1996]

 

Elizabeth A. Sanford of Douglasville, Ga., a retired trucking dispatcher, died May 14, 1966  in Wilcox Hospital. Sanford, 80, was born in Louisville, Ga. She is survived by daughters Joyce Parnell, Judy Augustine and June King; son James Morris; sister Lora M. Morse; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services to be held on the mainland.    [SB 17/05/1996]

 

Leonard C. Sanidad, 80, of Ewa Beach, died Aug. 28, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. He is survived by wife Eustacia V.; sons Samuel, Jose, Arthur, Leo, Joseph and Alexander; daughters Estrelita and Leonora; sister Soledad Aquino; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, 714 N. School St. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.     [SB 11/09/1996]

 

Ginger K. Sano, also known as Ginger K. Kahale, 56, of Billings, Mont., native of Honolulu, died Thursday Nov 28, 1996 at home. She is survived by husband Ray H.; sons Gaylord Mathias Jr, and David and Micheal Sano; daughter Joyce; mother Alice Kaulia; stepfather Daniel Kaulia; stepmother Marian Kahale; sisters Stephanie DeCambra, Jamie Kaulia-Kamealoha and Trina Kaulia; stepbrother Kirk Kahale; stepsister Kathrina Kahale-Taylor; and two grandchildren. Service: 9 a.m. Saturday at Waimanalo Kaiona Beach Park by Lanakila Church. Casual attire.  [SB 04/12/1996]

 

Howard F. Sanoria, 81, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired service station attendant for the former Yamaguchi Service Station in Pahoa, Hawaii, died Saturday in Hilo Hospital. He is survived by sons Fred, Robert, Richard, Ronald and Raymond Sanoria, and Roy Fujii; daughters Irene Bartolome and Marlene Sanoria; sister Evelyn Dismaya; hanai sister Rosita Palisbo; and 14 grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 10 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary, call after 9 a.m. Cremation to follow. Private inurnment. No flowers.      [SB 14/08/1996]

 

Flaviano “Junior” Santa Ana of Las Vegas, formerly of Honolulu, a retired federal refrigerator/air conditioning mechanic, died May 13, 1996  in Las Vegas. Santa Ana, 65, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Mavine Tolentino; son Floyd; sister Priscilla Scott; brother Norman; wife Maggie; and six grandchildren. Services to be held in Las Vegas.   [SB 14/05/1996]

 

Helen P. Santana of Waimanalo died May 14, 1966  in Kuakini Hospital. Santana, 71, was born in Lahaina. She is survived by son James O. Kahue; mother Fannie M. Kahue; brothers Edmund K., John K. and Howard K.; sisters Jane K. Valente and Patricia K. Souza; and a grandchild. Mass: 11:30 a.m. May 17 at St. Patrick Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire. No flowers. [SB 16/05/1996]

 

Esmenia  Caalim Santiago of Honolulu, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 1996 in St. Francis Hospital.  Santiago,79, was born March 20, 1916 in Pangasinan, the Philippines.  She is suvived by husband Alfredo; son Godofredo (Bebang) of the Philippines; daughters Rosalinda (Hosea) Matic of New Jersey, Lolita (Jose) Bagunes of Philippines, Melba (Nathaniel) Supan of Philippines, Erlinda Santiago,  Zoraida (Solomon) Balanay of Philippines ,  Avelina (Bonnie) Urbano and Merlita (Deo)  Ramos;  sister Petra Balanag; 24 grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchildren.  Burial: Valley of the Temples.  [SB 16/02/1996]       

 

Hannah K.H. Santiago, 54, of Honolulu, a Salvation Army kettle worker, died Dec. 15, 1996  in Queen’s Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Manuel; children Miriam K., Frank L. and Haman K.; mother Miriam Hanawahine; brother Samuel J. Hanawahine; sister Sunrise P. Monterde, and nine grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. today at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.    [SB 23/12/1996]

 

John R. “Big John” Santiago of Kona, Hawaii, a stock clerk manager for Island Mini Mart in Kona, died May 4, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. Santiago, 39, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Laurie A.K.; sons Terrance B.B., James A.B. and Joshua; daughter Melissa; mother Audrey McKalvia; father Raymond; grandmother Emma Burgess; stepbrother Darren McKalvia; stepsisters Cheryl, Sherleen and Jaime McKalvia; and hanai sons Christopher Borges and Keanu Santiago. Memorial service: 2 p.m. May 9 at Laurie Ann Santiago’s home, 73-1267 Lihau St. Call after noon. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 08/05/1996]

 

Moses R. Santiago, 63, of Waianae died Nov. 26, 1996 in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by companion Wilma Caspino; sons Moses “Butch” Jr., Patrick and Stanley Santiago, and Moses Caspino; daughters Clairelane Martin, April Molina, and Marcia and Vanessa Santiago; brothers Alfred Jr. and Joseph Seals; sister Candy Vellalos; stepsons Louis, Robert, Anthony, Rodney, Brian, Manuel and Joe Caspino; stepdaughter Pamela Caspino; and several grandchildren and great-granchildren. Service: 11 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.  [SB 10/12/1996]

 

Simeon S. Santiago, 90, of Wahiawa, a retired state maintenance worker, died Nov. 10, 1996   in St. Francis-West Hospital. He is survived by wife Gladys K. Hanohano Santiago; and step-children Bernard K. Punikaia, Benjamin “Bla” and Solomon Kupau, John Asam, Shirley Manicus, Rebecca “Lucky”  Punikaia, Eleanor L.S. “Darling” Scott and Patricia L. Guting;

12 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Service: 10:15 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.   [SB 19/11/1996]

 

Roy B.H. Santo of Pearl City, a food service worker for Kuakini Medical Center’s Dietary Department, died April 30, 1996  in Pearl City. Santo, 24, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Dennis D. and Noriko; brother Kevin T.; sisters Elaine M. Santo and Karen A.S. Verdadero; and grandmother Kimiyo Yamada. Service: 6 p.m. May 7 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 03/05/1996]

 

Hideo Santoki of Honolulu, retired proprietor of Santoki Store, died Saturday Jan 5, 1996 in Hale Pulama Mau. Santoki,, 90, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons George K. and Paul H.; daughter Jane E. Naya; brothers Saburo and Genji; sister Mabel. S. Murakoshi; and eight grandchildren.  [SB 11/01/1996]

 

Danol J. "Joe Boy" Santos, 30, a foreman for Hawaii Sign Co., will be remembered in services tomorrow. Santos died last Tuesday July 30, 1996  when he rear-ended a dump truck on Kalanianaole Highway. He is survived by companion Denise Feleciano; mother Jennifer C. Rivera; father Xaivier J.; brothers Javier B., Xavier "Pee Wee" and George Santos, and Gareth G. Coltes; and sisters Darnell V. Haraguchi, and Nola A. and Chanelle Santos. Mass: 12:30 p.m. tomorrow at Our Lady Mount Carmel Catholic Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Graveside service to follow at Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.    [SB 06/08/1996]

 

Elizabeth "Betty" Santos, 76, of Honolulu, a laundry presser, died Wednesday July 31, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. She is survived by sister Georgia Collins. Service: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Private graveside services.    [SB 05/08/1996]

 

Jerry F. Santos  of Kekaha, Kauai, owner of Travelers Den and a former police commissioner and Kauai Councilman, died Wednesday Jan 17, 1996 in San Diego.  Santos, 66, a U.S. Army veteran, was born on Kauai.  He is survived by wife Carol; sons Frank and Kerry; hanai son Edward Rabelas;  daughter Lynn Jackson; mother Lucy  R. Acain; sisters Mary Hookano, Candita Santiago and Nora Santos; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Burial: Kauai Veterans Cemetery.  [SB 22/0/1996]

 

Lawrence Santos of Haleiwa, a retired Hickam Air Force Base auxiliary ground equipment foreman, died March 27, 1996  in Wahiawa General Hospital. Santos, 75, a U.S. Army World War II veteran, was born in Makawao, Maui. He is survived by wife Bernice R.; son William A.; brothers John, Louis, Lionel and Harold Manoa; sisters Dorothy and Cecelia Santos, and Roseline Ferreira; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 11 a.m. April 13 at St. Michael’s Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave. Call after 9 a.m. Inurnment will be held later. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 11/04/1996]

 

Mati H. Sapolu, 41, of Maili, a Waianae High School teacher, died July 1, 1996 in Queen's Hospital. She is survived by husband the Rev. Mila; sons Bill, Pasesa and Chasid; daughter Faailoa; mother Etevise Harder; brothers Sami, George, John, Frank, Hoe, Sefo and Fred Harder; and sisters Vaasa Te'a, Martha Rush, Dora Tuaimalo, Elizabeth Lata and Lisi Salanoa. Wake: noon Sunday at First Samoan Congregational Christian Church of Hawaii, 87-168 Hakimo Road. Overnight vigil to follow. Service: 8 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park.   [SB 11/07/1996]

 

William C. “Willie” Sardinha, 66, of Kahului, a Hawaii Commercial and Sugar Co. heavy-equipment operator, died Tuesday Nov 26, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Puunene, Maui, he is survived by wife Beatrice; sons William Jr., Michael and Jerome; daughters Virginia Delapinia, Corinna Cadiz and Denise Sardinha; brothers Joseph and John; sisters Catherine Vigna, Emilia Bush, Helen Santos and Mary Joaquin; 10 grandchildren; a great- grandchild; and three hanai grandchildren. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Christ the King Church. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire. [SB 30/11/1996]

 

Enid K. Sarmiento, 69, of Kapaakea, Molokai, died Tuesday June 11, 1996  in Kaunakakai. She is survived by husband Hipolito; sons Solomon and Robert Alcain and Larry, Steven and Alvin Ammasi; daughters Christina and Tiare-Kulia Sarmiento and Peke Sagario; brothers Robert, Kenneth, Melvin and Aaron Makaiwi; sisters Eliza Naipo and Lorraine Pescaia; 21 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Service: 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kalamaula, Molokai. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Kanakaloloa Cemetery.   [SB 17 /06/1996]

 

William G. Sarsona, 65, of Waimanalo, a Pan Am retiree, died Tuesday Sep 17, 1996   in St. Francis Hospital. He is survived by wife Kathryn N.; sons William F. and John; daughters Laurie S. Akau, and Karen, Rochelle and Paula Sarsona; sister Sarah Cadirao; brother Robert Lacno; and four grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at St. George Church in Waimanalo, call after 6 p.m.; and 8:45 a.m. Monday at the church, call after 8 a.m. Burial: 10 a.m., Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.  [SB 21/09/1996]

 

Yoshitsugu Sasabuchi, 73, of Kaneohe, a retired Hawaiian Electric Co. underground inspector, died July 16, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Shizuko; son Alvan Y.; daughter Laurie R. Lee; brother George F.; sister Lily S. Matsumoto; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 2062 S. King St. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

Franklin S. Sasahara, 49, of Honolulu, an independent travel agent for Master of Hawaii, died Sunday Oct 13, 1996. He is survived by mother Minnie; and sister Joyce K. Service: 6 p.m. next Friday at Harris United Methodist Church. Aloha attire.     [SB 18/10/1996]

 

Noboru “Lefty” Sasahara of Waipahu, a retired mason for Hawaiian Dredging, died May 3, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. Sasahara, 69, was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Yoshiko O.; daughters Faye Y. Keliikuli, Karen Miyake, Clara Y. and Sherry A. Sasahara, and Susan S. Karr; brother Howard Yamato; sisters Nora M. Meacher, Yoshiko A. Sasahara, Helen F. Hirao and Debbie Aoki; and six grandchildren. Memorial service over his ashes: 6 p.m. May 17 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 14/05/1996]

 

Shizue Sasahara of Honolulu, formerly of Hilo, died Thursday May 16, 1996 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Sasahara, 90, was born in Waikapu, Maui.  She is survived by sons Tadashi Udo, and Shigeo, Mamoru, Sueji, Ronald, Terry and Allan Sasahara; daughters Toyoko Yamabe, Yukie Nishihara and Ethel Hayashi; brother Matsumi Masaki; 25 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Memorial service: noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. [SB 22/05/1996]

 

Kazu Sasai, 101, of Honolulu, a retired tea ceremony instructor, died last Tuesday Nov 26, 1996  at home. Born in Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan, she is survived by son Samuel Y.; sisters Louise Y. Maehara and Nobu Katagira; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services held.   [SB 03/12/1996]

 

Asako Sasaki, 85, of Kaimuki, died Thursday Sep 19, 1996   in Queen's Hospital. Survived by husband Minoru; son Raymond Y.; daughter Sandra K. Wright; brother Katsu Ishihiro; sister Frances Kokubun; 7 grandchildren; a great-grandson. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Kahala Ward, 4847 Kilauea Ave. Call after 9:30 a.m. Casual attire.   [SB 23/09/1996]

 

Carol J. Sasaki, 49, of Honolulu, a retired Nuuanu Elementary School teacher, died Friday Nov 22, 1996 at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Bryan K.; sons Kevin B., Kyle K. and Kerrick K.; father Shunro Nakata; and sister Wendie Liu. Memorial service: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Aloha attire.    [SB 27/11/1996]

 

Hatsuo Sasaki, 77, of Honolulu, chief executive officer and chairman of Allied Construction Inc., Sasaki Holding Inc. and H & T Sasaki Inc., died July 16 in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by son Paul; daughters Myra Matsumoto, Brenda Iseri and Susan Higa; sisters Betty K. Miyazaki, Chiyoko Furutani and Sue I. Abe; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 23/07/1996]

 

James T. Sasaki, 83, of Waimea, a construction retiree, died Aug. 25, 1996  in the Kauai Care Center. He is survived by daughter Janice Nagata; brother Chuki Hiraoka; sisters Peggy Pagan and Elsie Miyamoto; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Graveside service: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hanapepe Hawaiian Cemetery.        [SB 05/09/1996]

 

Noreen A. Sasaki of Honolulu, a registered nurse for Dr. Marsh and Dr. Murakami, MD Inc., died Monday Jan 15, 1996 at home.  Sasaki, 51, was born in Honolulu.  She is survived by husband  Paul M.;  daughters Toni A. Liccardo, Wendy Y. Ryan and Julie M. Sasaki; brothers Russell, Fred and  Richard  Kamemoto; sisters Judy Honda , Lillian  Takata and Mildred Oyer; father Takaji Kamemoto; and a granddaughter    [SB 19/01/1996]

 

Norman H. Sasaki, 76, of Puunene, Maui, died last Wednesday Dec 11, 1996  in Los Angeles. Sasaki, a World War II 100th Batallion/442nd Regimental Combat Team veteran, was born in Los Angeles. He is survived by wife Mary; brother Tadashi; and sisters Matsue Correa and Jean Meyer. Service: 1 p.m. tomorrow at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, 2177 Puowaina Drive.      [SB 18/12/1996]

 

Robert M. Sasaki of  Pearl City, a retired Dole Cannery Corp. utility supervisor, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Sasaki, 86, born in Mountain View, Hawaii, is survived by wife Doris S.;  and brother George H.  [SB 22/02/1996]

 

Ronald T. “Ron” Sasaki of Honolulu died March 13, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Sasaki, 65, was born in Kau, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Miyoko “Micki”; son Jeffrey K.; daughter Katherine T. Yoshikami; brothers Tommy T. and Kenneth K.; sisters Nobuyo Hasegawa and Haruyo Kodani; and four grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 27/03/1996]

 

Theodore T. Sasaki, also known as Takeshi and Ted “Sonny” Sasaki, of Kailua, a mason and retired owner and proprietor of Oahu Plastering & Masonry, died Monday May 20, 1996 in Castle Hospital. Sasaki, 81, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Violet H.; son Alvin T.; daughter Claire K. Shirota; half brothers Robert and James Takahashi; half sisters Violet Takaoka and Dorothy Chong; and five grandchildren. Memorial service: 5 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 23/05/1996]

 

Tsurue  Ethel” Sasaki, age 76 of Honolulu, passed away  Jan. 8, 1996 in her residence.   She was born April 3, 1919 in Lihu,  Kauai.  She is survived by husband  Hatsua Sasaki; 1 son, Paul (Noreen) Sasaki;  3 daughters,  Mrs. Kirby (Myra)  Matsumoto,  Mrs. Neil (Brenda)  Isen, Mrs. Dennis  (Susan) Higa; 9 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchildren; 1 brother  Kazuma (Edith) Tateishi;  1 brother-in-law Tsutao Sato of  Kauai.  She was the Vice-President  and Secretary for Allied Construction, Inc., and Sasaki Holding, Inc.  She was a member of the Moiliili Hongwanjii Gojii Kai and Moiliili Senior Citizens Club.   [SB 12/01/1996]

 

Samuel K. Sasano, 76, of Honolulu, retired founder of Stonecraft Memorial, died Saturday Dec 14, 1996  in Straub Hospital. Born in Hiroshima, Japan, he is survived by wife Harriet F.; daughters Sandra S. Nakano, Mickie Y. Maessner, Vickie Y. Kim and Susan K. Sasano; brother George H.; sisters Doris T. Fujioka, Mildred S. Davis, Edith A. Kuioka and Myrtle H. Ching; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Service: 8 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Cremation to follow.       [SB 17/12/1996]

 

Samuel K. Saslaw, 83, of Kailua, a court reporter, died Wednesday Sep 25, 1996   in Kailua. He is survived by wife Eliisa Salmi-Saslaw; daughter Minna; son Roger; daughter Laura Schneider; sister Irene Ross, five grandchildren and four great- grandchildren. Services to be held.   [SB 30/09/1996]

 

Christopher M. Satele-Samson, 9, a first-grade student at Jefferson Elementary School, Orthopedic unit, died Monday Aug 5, 1996  at home. He is survived by mother Helena Samson; grandparents Yvonne Botelho, Richard Samson, and Tiaseu L. and Iliili Satele; great-grandparents Helen D. Samson and Molly S. Correia; brother John-Boy Jr.; and sisters Jasmine, Roxanne and Cherish. Mass: 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Laie Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 10/08/1996]

 

Dr. Charlene  Junko “Charlie” Sato, age 44, of Manoa, died  Jan. 28, 1996.  She was born June 25, 1951 in Lahaina, Maui, and grew up in Wahiawa, educated at Leilehua High School, Berkley, U.H and  UCLA. She taught sociolinguistics and pidgin and creole studies at UH-Manoa.  A tireless fighter for social justice, she was a member of  LACASA, the people’s fund board and the Oahu  Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World.  She is survived by husband Michael H. Long; parents, Hajime and Aiko Sato; brothers Stanley Y. (Jean Y.) and Brian Sato; aunts, cousins and niece in Hawaii and Osaka.   [SB 07/02/1996]

 

Eleanor T. Sato of Haiku, Maui, died May 5, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. Sato, 63, was born in Paia, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Stanley T.; mother Tamayo Kasai; brothers Henry and George Kasai; and sister Doris Takesue. Service: 5 p.m. May 10 at Nakamura Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.    [SB 08/05/1996]

 

George E. Sato of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Army supply clerk, died May 12, 1966  in Queen’s Hospital. Sato, 77, was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Agnes K.; son Alvin H.; and three grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 21/05/1996]

 

HELEN FUKU SATO age 72, of Honolulu, Oahu. passed away Tuesday, January 9, 1996 at St Francis Hospice. She was born July 4, 1923 in Honolulu, Oahu She is survived by son. Richard Mamoru Sato; 3 brothers, Tadashi (Helen) Abe. Yukie Abe, Harold K. (Emily) Abe of Maui; sister, 'Mrs. Haru. Enom­oto; Rick's Nana' sister, Dina M. of Seattle, WA; nieces and nephews. She was a retired seamstress.  [SB 15/01/1996]

 

Herman M. Sato, 67, of Waipahu, a Pearl Harbor Volkswagon retiree, died Dec. 8, 1996  in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Waipahu, he is survived by wife Midori; son Kelvin M.; daughter Dorinne H. Yamamoto; mother Yasu; brother Dennis S.; sister Edith Watarai; and two grandchildren. Private services.       [SB 17/12/1996]

 

Kii Sato of Honolulu died March 24, 1996  in the Liliha Health Care Facility. Sato, 91, was born in Fukushima, Japan. She is survived by son Clarence Y.; daughters Denis Izuka, Gayle Zukeran and Jean Shoji; sisters Grace T. Fujitani, Dorothy O. Murakami and Harriet Y. Amimoto; 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 4 p.m. March 30 at Harris United Methodist Church. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 27/03/1996]

 

Kimiyo Sato, 81, of Kaneohe died Aug. 20, 1996  in the Ann Pearl Nursing Facility. She is survived by sisters Alice Watanabe, Betsy Nishida and Vivian Nakamura; and brothers Kiyoshi, Larry and Harold Hayashida. Private services.  [SB 30/08/1996]

 

Milton S. Sato, 81, of Honolulu, died Thursday June 6, 1996  at St. Francis Hospice. He is survived by his wife, Mae K.; sons Craig T. and Paul H.; daughter Susanne K. Bragg; step-daughter Sandra M. Miyashiro; seven grandchildren and two-grandchildren. He was a retired security guard for the City and County of Honolulu Motor Pool and a 442nd Regimental Combat Team Army veteran of World War II. Services held.     [SB 12 /06/1996]

 

Robert N. Sato, 66, of Aiea, a retired Industrial Welding Inc. ironworker, died Saturday Nov 2, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Jane F.; sons Edric K. and Dennis Y.; daughter Darice K.; brothers Richard A., Marven F. and Stanley M.; sister Winifred Takemoto; and three grandchildren. Memorial service: 4 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 07/11/1996]

 

Tsuneko "Nancy" Sato, 65, of Honolulu, a Foremost retiree, died May 27, 1966    in Kaiser Hospital. She is survived by husband Bernard T.; daughter Robyn R.; brothers Toshihiko Arita, and Katsutoshi, Kazuya, Makoto and Michael Yano; and sisters Mutsuko First, Chieko Satow and Hanae Fujimoto. Private services.    [SB 04/06/1996]

 

Yasutada Sato, 77, of Waipahu, retired from Oahu Sugar Co., died Sept. 10, 1996  in Kapiolani Hospital. He is survived by wife Nena J.; son Milton; daughter Marilyn Oshiro; step-daughters Leilani Brunson, Jade Sotelo, Sandra Montogomery, Barbara Sotelo; three grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; brothers Wallace, Tadayoshi, Yoshikatsu Sato; sisters Elsie Nakamura and Kimie Asato. Service: 6:30 p.m. Saturday , at Mililani Memorial Mortuary. Casual attire.    [SB 19/09/1996]

 

Juan D. Saulo, 87, of Honolulu died July 17, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Lucia L.; and brothers Emilio and Sibayan. Services: 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 9:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary, call after 8 a.m. Burial with military honors: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.   [SB 31/07/1996]

 

Beatrice N. Savage of Kaneohe, formerly of  Kahului, Maui, a longtime Maui teacher, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 1996 in Queen’s Hospital.  Savage, 82, was born in Honolulu.  She also served a Maui County commissioner.  She is survived by husband  Roy N.; sons Charles M. and William N.; twin sister Barbara  Campbell; 4 grandchildren; and

 

Perfecto Savella, 93, of Waipahu, a Waialua Sugar Plantation retiree, died May 19, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. He is survived by wife Cecilia A.; sons Carlos F., John R., Michael L., Roland S., Tomas A. and Glicerio A. Savella, and Tony R. Sabilla; daughters Dolores Savella-Ibrao, Evelyn Savella-Ah Quin and Agnes A. Savella; brother Andres Sequig; 18 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.     [SB 07/06/1996]

 

William G. Sawada, 70, of Wahiawa, retired proprietor of Sawada Store, died Tuesday Dec 17, 1996  in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Kunia, he is survived by wife Takano; sons Nathan K., Jordan T. and Samuel K. Sawada,

and Paul K. Fukumura-Sawada; daughters Joan T. Sugahara and Judith S. Miyamoto; brother Wallace Y.; sisters Mildred Y. Oshima, Alice H. Ikeda and Ella T. Hirayama; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Monday at Wahiawa Hongwanji Mission, 1067 California Ave. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 21/12/1996]

 

Clarence T. Sawai, 83, of Honolulu, a real estate salesman, died Monday June 24, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Jane K.; sons Lionel K., Clarence T. Jr. and Norman N.; daughters Dianne A. Oshiro and Jeanine T. Watanabe; brother James N.; sisters Ruth Kurano and Tokiko Sawai; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 8 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 26 /06/1996]

 

Ryoichi Sawai of Wahiawa died May 6, 1966  at home. Sawai, 99, was born in Japan. He is survived by wife Torayo; sons Sadao, Takumi and Steve T.;  daughters Mikiko Kokubun, Kiyoko Hojo, Emiko Sawai and Tazu ko Utterdyke; 16 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 17/05/1996]

 

Tokiko Sawai, 85, of Honolulu, a retired state cafeteria worker, died July 15, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. She is survived by brother James N.; and sister Ruth K. Kurano. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 23/07/1996]

 

Logan A. Sawyer, infant son of Harry and Karen Sawyer of Kapolei, died Friday June 21, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. He is survived by brother Cody; sisters Danielle, Taylor and Mackenzie; and grandparents Isobel R. Sawyer, and Anthony and Elizabeth Jones. Service: 4 p.m. tomorrow at Oahu Cemetery. Private inurnment.   [SB 26 /06/1996]

 

Scott A. Saxon of  Honolulu, a spiritual teacher  and house painter, died Feb. 14, 1996 in Honolulu.  Saxon, 50, was born in Queen’s,  NY.  He is survived by mother Doreen Hutchinson; brothers Robert, Richard and Craig;  and companion Cynthia Lee.  [SB 22/02/1996]

 

Anthony R. “Tony” Saya of Castro Valley, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, a guitarist, died April 13, 1996  in Puerto Rico. Saya, 78, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Beryl; daughter Vicki Ragan; sister Mary Upchurch; brother Chris, and three grandchildren. Services were on the mainland.    [SB 13/05/1996]

 

Sister M. Consolata Scala, 88, of Syracuse, N.Y., formerly of Hawaii, died July 8, 1996  in New York. Scala, former administrator for St. Francis School in Honolulu and president for St. Joseph High School in Hilo, is survived by sisters Marguerite Ferro and Elizabeth Kriske; and brothers Charles, Ralph and Edward. Mass will be held on the mainland. Donations suggested to the Sisters of St. Francis Care Site Fund, 2500 Grant Blvd., Syracuse, NY 13208 or care of St. Francis Convent, 2715 Pamoa Road, Honolulu Hawaii 96822.    [SB 19/07/1996]

 

Carol Jean Schaner of Nanawele Estates, Hawaii, died Wednesday May 22, 1996 at home. Schaner, 69, was born in Idaho. She is survived by husband Wilbur F.; daughters Lynne Pense, Roxanne Miranda and Debbie Craven; brothers Leslie, Wayne and Earl Fillmore; sisters Leah Fishback and Donna Barnum; four grand children; and a great-grandchild. No services.  [SB 24/05/1996]

 

Hans G.S. Scharff Sr., 46, of Honolulu, a U.S. Army sergeant major, died Friday Dec 27, 1996  in Tripler Hospital. Born in Guam, he is survived by wife Josephine C.; son Hans G.S. Jr.; daughter Arlene Cruz; mother Antonia S. Quitugua; brothers Charles, Ernest and Frank; sisters Sandra Fejeran, Patricia Pangelinan, Nora Scharff and Annie San Nicholas; and two grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Thursday at Tripler Medical Center Chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial with honors will be held in Guam. No flowers.    [SB 31/12/1996]

 

Alice A. Scharsch, 82, of Honolulu, a Dole Cannery retiree, died Wednesday June 26, 1996 at home. Survived by son John; 5 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren. Mass: noon Wednesday, Our Lady of Peace Cathedral. Call 9-11:15 a.m. at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park.    [SB 01/07/1996]

 

Phyllis Schaumburg, 69, of Hilo, a retired Paper Manufacturing Co. transporter, died last Tuesday Aug 20, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. She is survived by son Walter E. Jr.; sister Ruth A. Brangante; and stepmother Estelle Jones. Memorial gathering: 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Carlsmith

Park in Keaukaha, Hawaii. Donations suggested to the American Heart Association, 400 Hualani St., Suite 15, Hilo, Hawaii 96720.    [SB 27/08/1996]

 

Aileen K. Schechter, 51, of Honolulu, a retired hairstylist, died Tuesday July 9, 1996 in Honolulu. She is survived by parents Mr. and Mrs. Hideto Yoshimori; and brothers Warren, Clyde and Lloyd. Memorial service: 10 a.m. July 20 at Garden Island Mortuary. Private inurnment. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 11/07/1996]

 

Paul J. Schergen of Waialua died last Saturday  Apr 20, 1996 at home. Schergen, 79, was born in Chicago. He is survived by wife Virginia M.; sons Janek Schergen, and John T. and Charles J. Uhlir; daughters Roberta T. Uhlir, Joanne V. Schergen and Marya Blacker; brother James; and nine grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Michael’s Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave. Private inurnment. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 22/04/1996]

 

Albert U. Schmid, 69, of Kaneohe, a restaurateur who owned the former Ranch House, died Aug. 17, 1996   in Castle Hospital. He is survived by wife Sally H.; son Timothy L.; and step-daughters Barbara Phelan and Katie Kerney. Memorial service: 3 p.m. tomorrow at St. Clement Church. Aloha attire. No flowers.     [SB 24/09/1996]

 

Abraham Schneiderman of Kaneohe, a retired proprietor for a retail furniture store, died May 8, 1996  in the Pohai Nani Care Center. Schneiderman, 90, was born in Russia. He is survived by son Dr. S. Bernard; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Graveside services.   [SB 14/05/1996]

 

Arthur C. Schoen of Wailea, Maui, formerly of Honolulu, died Friday Feb. 16, 1996 in  Kailua.  Schoen, 91, was a U.S.  Navy lieutenant commander during World War II.  He is survived by sons  Edward C. and Robert S.;  sister Mary H.;  friend Doris Goebel; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.   [SB 22/02/1996]

 

Frank V. Schoeppner, a Honolulu Book Shop employee, died March 21, 1996. Schoeppner, 31, is survived by Betty A. Schoeppner, Tina M. Zapata, Richard Roach and Cindy Kolii, Jr.  Service: 3 p.m. March 30 at 92-632 Malahuna Loop on Kapolei. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 28/03/1996]

 

William M. Schultz of Kailua, a brewer for Anheuser-Busch Co. in St. Louis, died Wednesday May 15, 1996 in St. Francis Hospital. Schultz, 83, born in Missouri, is survived by wife Helen L.; daughters Sandra E. Pao and Donna M. Schultz; and two grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John Vianney Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.   [SB 21/05/1996]

 

Bronson D. Schutter, 3, son of Chris and Juleen Schutter of Honolulu, will be remembered in services tomorrow and Thursday. He died Saturday Oct 12, 1996  in Queen's Hospital after falling from a car that ran over him. He is also survived by brothers Ryan K. Lum and Chancen M. Schutter; grandparents David C. Shutter, Judy Chee, Melvin Chee and Bruno Oroyan; and great-grandparents Herbert and Lucina Olivera. Service: 6:30 p.m. tomorrow at St. Ann's Catholic Church. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Thursday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.      [SB 15/10/1996]

 

Gerald F. “Gerry” Scott, 78, of Keauhou, Hawaii, a retired general contractor and country singer/entertainer who held benefit shows with Melveen Leed, died last Tuesday Dec 17, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Newcastle, British Columbia. He was a Canadian Army World War II veteran. He is survived by wife Edith J.; son Douglas; brothers Alvin and Walter; sisters Eileen Scott and Stella Kannah, and a grandson. Memorial service: 2 p.m. Friday at Kona United Methodist Church, 74-4960 Palani Road. Call after 1:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 24/12/1996]

 

Harold C. Scott, 84, of Honolulu, a retired Hawaiian Pineapple Co. supervisor and artist, died Sunday Aug 25, 1996  in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Helen; sons Barrat, Victor, Phillip and Dale; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.    [SB 29/08/1996]

 

Henry T. Scott, 73, of Wahiawa died May 31, 1996  in Wahiawa. He is survived by ex-wife Helen; and nurse Francine Mundine. Private services.    [SB 21 /06/1996]

 

Eleanor "Ellie" Seaman, 65, a preschool teacher for Central Union Church, died Wednesday Aug 14, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. She is survived by husband Paul; daughter Anne Young; brother George W. "Bill" McCollom; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 4:30 p.m. Monday at Central Union Church. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.      [SB 17/08/1996]

 

C. Eric Sears, 51, of Honolulu, a retired Kapiolani Community College history and  American studies professor, died Wednesday Oct 23, 1996. He is survived by son Aaron; daughter Lori Martinez; and brother Fred. Memorial service: 1 p.m. Sunday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Casual/aloha attire. No flowers.   [SB 25/10/1996]

 

Helen E. Sebala, 72, of Kahului died Dec. 8, 1996  in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Lahaina, she is survived by sons Robin E., Edmund E. and Paul E.; daughters Carmel S. Moore and Elissa S. Stoll; brother Frankie Leonoras; sisters Suzanne M. Gray and Corazon Masicampo; and five grandchildren. Service: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.      [SB 18/12/1996]

 

Allan A. “Alex” Sebastian of  Pahala, Hawaii, a retired taxi driver and freight transporter, died Feb. 5, 1996 in Kau Hospital.  Sebastian, 86, was born in Lawag City, the Philippines.   He is survived by wife Josefa; son Alan A. Jr.; brothers Larry, Melquiades, Florencia, Casimero, Luis and Ricarte; and sisters Avelina Calilao, Carmen Gumayagay and Naty Dadiz. Burial: Pahala Catholic Cemetery.  [SB 14/02/1996]

 

Albert Sedeno, 68, of Honolulu died July 25, 1996  in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Albert, Raymond, James, Andrew and Norman; sisters Nellie Sayas and Martha Rodrigues; and brothers David and Michael. Memorial service over his ashes: 11 a.m. next Saturday at Sand Island Beach Park. Casual attire.      [SB 17/08/1996]

 

Lillian M. Sefcik, 88, of Kaneohe died Tuesday Oct 29, 1996. She is survived by husband Thomas J.; daughter Claire S. Durham; sister Philippa Van Antwerp; brother Morris Miller; and a granddaughter. Private services. Donations suggested to the American Cancer Society, Hawaii Chapter.      [SB 31/10/1996]

 

Kiyoto Segawa of Hilo, a retired Union Oil  Co. manager, died Monday Feb. 12, 1996 in Queen’s Hospital.  Segawa, 78, was born in Hilo.  He is survived by wife  Kimiko;  sons Dennis and Elmer; daughters Diana  Segawa, Eunice Crowther and Myra Callo;  brother Peter; sister Clara T. Taise; and six grandchildren.   Burial: Alae  Cemetery.  [SB 15/021996]

 

Koichi Segawa, 66, of Wahiawa, a retired city echnician, died Saturday July 13, 1996  in Wahiawa General Hospital. He is survived by wife Jane; son Mark T.; daughter Stella K. Goto; brother Shigeru; sisters Alice Yanagisako, Irene Sawamura, Marian Nakagawa, Miriam Morimoto, Patsy Ibara and Leatrice Saiki; and three grandchildren. Service: 4 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Wapio, mauka chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 19/07/1996]

 

Andres Segui, 87, of Wahiawa died July 8, 1996  in Crawford Convalescent Home. He is survived by nephew Jaime Cruz; and nieces Juvie-Lyn and Joy Cruz, Delia Lunasco and Shirleen Kaululaau. Wake: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Service: noon Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

Robert S. Seki, 76, of Honolulu, a retired Hickam Air Force Base ware house clerk, died Sept. 19, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Evelyn; sons Glen, Craig, Arthur and Earl; brothers Walter, George and Masao; sister Mary Otani; mother Masa; and six grandchildren. Private service.     [SB 04/10/1996]

 

Tsutako “Thelma” Seki, 73, of Honolulu died Monday Dec 16, 1996  at home. Born in Kahului, she is survived by husband Yukio; sons Ronald T. and Gerald Y.; brothers Mikio, Kokichi, Herbert and Kumeo Murayama; sisters Tsuyako and Tomiko Murayama, Jeanette Sato and Michiyo Miyamoto; and five grandchildren. Memorial service: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 18/12/1996]

 

Kimiko Sekiya, 88, of Mililani died Sunday July 28, 1996  in Wahiawa General Hospital. She is survived by son Stanley Y.; daughters Jean K. Honda, Mieko Honda, and Jo Anne K. Trask; sister Utako Morishita; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Service: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel.    [SB 02/08/1996]

 

Yachiyo Sekiya, 79, of Honolulu, a retired barber, died Oct. 5, 1996. She is survived by son Gerald Y.; daughter Judith H.; brother Richard Baba; sisters Janyce Maekawa, Edna Koike, Bessie Rutemiller and Amy Suzaki, three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. Services were private.   [SB 14/10/1996]

 

Bertha K.M. Self, 83, of Pearl City died Nov. 6, 1996   at home. Born in Ewa, she is survived by husband Guy Jr.; and sisters Cora Burns and Evelyn Chee. Private services held.   [SB 23/11/1996]

 

Robert F. Selfridge, 67, of Ocean View, Hawaii, a Pearl Harbor Shipyard marine machinist, died last Wednesday Aug 21, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Florence S.; sons Raymond and Clement Sheldon, and John Rowe; daughters Hannah Kaauamo, Susan Becker, Anamay Byous and Deborah Sheldon; sisters Pearl Evans and Anna Mae Miller; 28 grandchildren; and 40 great-grandchildren. Mass: 1 p.m. tomorrow at Naalehu Sacred Heart Church. Call from 2 to 5 p.m. Burial: 1:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaii Veteran Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 28/08/1996]

 

Lillian E. Seltzer of Kailua-Kona, owner and  operator of several hearing aid stores     in California, died Feb. 20, 1996 in Kona Community Hospital.  Seltzer, 82, was born in New Jersey.  She is survived by husband  Gene;  a grandson; and a great-grandchild.  [SB 29/02/1996]

 

Nicholas L. Semana, 72, of Koloa, Kauai, a Kauai County clerk, died yesterday July 7, 1996  at home. Semana, a U.S. Army and World War II veteran, is survived by wife Rosita; daughters Sandra Marutani and Lorraine Blumer; sisters Lucy Ceballos and Felisa Samio; brother Suelo; and three grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Raphael's Catholic Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 08/07/1996]

 

Edmond A. Semon, 70, of Keaau, Hawaii, died July 30, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. He is survived by sons Michael and Patrick. Graveside service: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Hawaii Veteran Cemetery No. 2.      [SB 14/08/1996]

 

George H. Senda, 71, of Lihue, president and manager of Senda Photo Studio, died Monday Oct 28, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Mabel; son Dean; daughter Joan Fujimura; brothers Kazuo and John; sisters Eiko Muranaka, and Akiko and Flora Senda; and three grandchildren. Service: 5:30 p.m. tomorrow at Lihue Christian Church. Aloha attire. No flowers.      [SB 31/10/1996]

 

Salvador C. Seno of Honolulu died April 2, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Seno, 82, was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Salvador Jr., Ronald and Clifford; daughters Lorraine Young, Maxine J. Aki, Mary J. Johnson, Denise L. Hargrove, Luci K. Andrade, and Linda, April and Crystal Seno; sisters Rosaria Conlan and Frances Simon; 25 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Service: 11:45 a.m. April 13 at Valley of the Temples. Call after 11:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow.     [SB 10/04/1996]

 

Eleanor M. Sera, 87, of Kahului died Saturday Dec 28, 1996  at home. Born in Wailuku, she is survived by husband Edward H.; sons George and Jerome; daughters Susanne Takamiya, Mary Ann Sera and Josephine Kitani; sisters Hatsuko Yoda and Dorothy Tokunaga; 19 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at Christ the King Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park.    [SB 31/12/1996]

 

Grace E. Sera of Waialua died May 1, 1996  in Wahiawa General Hospital.

Sera, 67, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Katsumi; son Kenneth K.; daughter Iris H.; father Kiyoto Wada; brothers Thomas H., Stanley S., Henry T. and Robert S. Wada; and sister Dorothy C. Tenn.

Memorial service: 6:30 p.m. May 7 at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio mauka chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 04/05/1996]

 

Kathryn C. Sera, 30, of Aina Haina, a San Francisco Waldenbooks assistant manager, died Thursday June 27, 1996  at home. She is survived by parents George N. and Jean T.; brother Wayne P.; and grandparents Edwin H. and Eleanor M. Sera, and Nora B.Y. Pang. Service: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday at Star of the Sea Church. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 03/07/1996]

 

Tamae Sera, 85, of Wailuku died Tuesday Dec. 31, 1996 in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Lahaina, she is survived by husband Risaku; sons Hideo, Sadao, Herbert J. and Roy T.; daughter Asako M. Yoneda; brother Kenichi Mizushima; 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Service over her ashes: 5 p.m. tomorrow at Nakamura Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 03/01/1997]

 

Virginia A. Serame  of  Kapolei died Sunday, Feb. 4, 1996 in Queen’s Hospital.  Serame, 69, was born June 11, 1926 in Kapaa, Kauai.  She is survived by husband Ernest C.; sons Bradford Ibanez and  Earl Serame;  daughters  Mrs. Kenneth (Theresa) Funakoshi of California  and Mrs. Neal (Valerie) Okahara;  parents Fructouso and Emillia Avilla; brothers Larry of California, Albert of Nevada and Henry Avilla; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.  Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  [SB 10/02/1996]

 

Virginia “Jeannie” K. Serania of Honolulu died FridayMay 3, 1996 in Kuakini Hospital. Serania, 69, was born in Kona. She is survived by husband Herbert L. Serania; mother Connie C. Burns; son Lonnie P. Canete; daughters Carlene L. Myers, Priscilla M. Kalbrener and Lita Canete; stepsons Roland Serania and Darren Asuncion; stepdaughters Lavern Hoskins, Maxine Fields, Sandra Sandere and Sharon Asuncion, 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel, 2162 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 6 p.m. Cremation will follow services. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 06/05/1996]

 

Mary R. Serpe of Kailua, a retired administrative assistant for the federal government, died Sunday Jan 7, 1996 in Kailua. Serpe, 75, was born in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.  She is survived by daughters Karen J. Rooss, retired Col. Brooke I Serpe-Ingold, Toni Serpe-Davies and Janine Serpe-Stagg; brothers Lee Brooks and Mel Brooks; sisters Celia Pomerantz and Janet Weinberg; and four grand-children.   [SB 09/01/1996]

 

Kinue U. Seshiki, 85, of Wailua Houselots, Kauai, died Sunday July 21, 1996  in Wilcox Hospital. She is survived by son Richard; daughter Kathleen T. Taira; sisters Alice Inomoto, Helen Mac Kay and Dora Kurasaki; brothers Albert and George Uyematsu; and two grandchildren. Service: 3 p.m. tomorrow at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 2 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

Vaamu Setefano, 67, of Aiea died last Friday May 31, 1996 at home. She is survived by sons Mika N., Fale S. Jr. and Atonio N. Setefano; daughters Edna Dizon, Iliganoa Gurr, Vieni Tuiolemotu, Naasi Fisaga, Momotu Sasa, Marina Lemapu, Taufuaina Tavai, Saena Micheal, July Asaivao and Cynthia Tevaseu; sister Faitele Tuku; brother Palamu T. Tuimanufili; 35 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 4 p.m. Sunday at the First Samoan Assembly of God, 1420 Palama St.; and 9:30 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial:  noon, Sunset Memorial Park. Casual attire.     [SB 07/06/1996]

 

Rev. Naoichi Seto of Honolulu, minister for Tenrikyo Oahu Church, died May 4, 1996  at home. Seto, 94, was born in Fukushima, Japan. He is survived by son Donald M.; daughter Hilda M. Shitanishi; and sisters Kane Shishido, and Elsie T. and Edith M. Seto. Private services.   [SB 14/05/1996]

 

Theodore L.O. Seto of Gardena, Calif., formerly of Kalihi, a retired Pan Am Airlines fleet service technician, died Friday Mar 15, 1996 in Wilcox Hospital. Seto, 69, was born in Kalihi. He is survived by wife Irene K.H.; daughters Irene H.K. and Stella E.K.K. Seto, and Stephanie O.L. Riley; sons Theodore M., Richard P., Robert B., Dennis, Thomas, Charles, Walter D., Peter J., Gordon A. and Abraham J.; sisters Laverne Kala, Maria Chang and Olga Seto; brothers Henry and Lester; 37 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services held.  [SB 22/03/1996]

 

Bertha T. Seu, 56, of Mililani died Tuesday Aug 27, 1996 at home. She is survived by by husband Lawrence L.K.; sons Derek M. and Darren M.; daughter Loriann C.; mother Ethel Uchima; brother Bruce Takenaka; and a granddaughter. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Ashes to be scattered later. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 31/08/1996]

 

Martha "Gracie" Severn, 80, of Hilo, a retired food service worker and former owner of Gracie's Bar in Waimea, Kauai, died yesterday June 23, 1996  in the Life Care Center of Hilo. She is survived by daughters Donna Smith, Dianne Keale, Darlene Iokepa and Dollie J. Cole; sisters Goldie Aakhus and Elsie Waner; 17 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. Inurnment: 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 1. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 24 /06/1996]

 

Walter C. Severn of Honolulu, an electronics engineer, died Jan. 8, 1996 in Straub Hospital.  Severn, 77, a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran who served during World War II, was born in Michigan.   He is survived by sisters Avis Ponton; Enid Langley and Doris Thompson; and brothers Neil and Wilbur.  [SB 30/01/1996]

 

Margaret B. Sewell of Honolulu, a retired teacher who also had several plays and poems published, died Thursday Mar 21, 1996 in the Arcadia Retirement Center. Sewell, 97, was born in North Carolina. She is survived by son Frank A. Jr.; daughters Julia S. Carter and the Rev. Edith Sewell; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 11 a.m.  Thursday at St. Andrew’s Cathedral. Inurnment: Chinese Christian Cemetery. Aloha attire. [SB 26/03/1996]

 

Phores A. Seymour, 23, of Tacoma, Wash., formerly of Waianae, a U.S. Army sergeant, died Friday June 21, 1996. He is survived by father Leonard G.; mother Bibencia S. "Bobbie"; and sisters Michelle B. Alohikea, Angella C. Warren and Rhonda F. Brickwood. Service: 11 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial with military honors: 10 a.m. Monday at Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 26 /06/1996]

 

Juliana L. Shafer, 61, of Kalaoa, Hawaii, died last Thursday May 23, 1996 in the Kona Community Hospital. She is survived by sons Neal Wilcox and Chris; brothers Pio and Lucky; and sisters Marie Munn, Susie Soares, Margaret Lindo, Patricia Malic and Mary Peralta. Services held. [SB 30/05/1996]

 

Anthony F.X. Shanahan of Kaneohe, died  Friday Jan 12, 1996 at home. Shanahan, 76, was born in Cambridge, Mass. He is survived by wife Barbara Jean; two sons; and eight grandchildren.  [SB 18/01/1996]

 

Helen M.D. Shannon of  Pahoa, Hawaii, died  Tuesday, Feb. 13, 1996 in Hilo Hospital.  Shannon, 80, was born in Illinois.  She is survived by husband John R.; sons  Johnny A, James R.,  David W. and Michael D.; five grandchildren;  and three great-grandchildren.  [SB 15/02/1996

 

Kerry J. Shannon, 51, of Makawao, died Tuesday Sep 10, 1996  at home. She is survived by parents Mr. and Mrs. John McKinney; son Tim; daughters Kelly and Kathleen; sister Merikay Karper; former husband Allan, and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 2 p.m. Sunday at Makawao Union Church. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 12/09/1996]

 

Betty M. Shattuck, 73, of Kaunakakai, a preschool teacher and missionary, died Monday Oct 28, 1996 in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Liz Guy; sister Jackie Roose; and two grandchildren. Services to be held.     [SB 30/10/1996]

 

William M. Shavonis Sr., 84, of Honolulu, a retired storage foreman and manager for Diamond Head Hillside Apartments, died Tuesday Nov 19, 1996   in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Mahanoy City, Penn., he is survived by sons William M. Shavonis Jr. and Calvin G. Bettencourt; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Private burial. Casual attire.   [SB 22/11/1996]

 

David P. Shaw, 94, of Honolulu, a Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard retiree, died last Friday Aug 23, 1996  in the Liliha Healthcare Center. He is survived by sons James O. Shaw and Solomon Pa; daughters Lois Delahaut, Joan Fay and Carol Schafer; and several grandchildren and great- grandchildren. Private services.  [SB 30/08/1996]

 

Helen G. Shaw of Kaneohe, died Febl 5, 1996 at home.  Shaw, 97, was born in Donegal, Ireland.  She is survived by son John;  daughter Helen Lawrence;  six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.   [SB 14/02/1996] 

 

James T. Shaw, 77, of Wailuku died Sunday Nov 17, 1996   in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Kohala, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Margaret; son Charles; daughter Charlotte Gabriel; sisters Helen Burden, Hazel Meyer and Sarah Shaw; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.   [SB 20/11/1996]

 

Nancy Ann Shay of Kailua-Kona , a retired  Colorado State University professor  who was also a bartender  for the Ocean View  Inn in Kailua-Kona, died last Thursday, Feb. 1, 1996 at home.  Shay, 56, was born in  West Concord , Minnesota.  [SB 08/02/1996]

 

John F. Sheehan, 76, of Makiki, a computer consultant for the Software Doctor, died last Friday Oct 18, 1996. He is survived by wife Zona A.; children John Jr. and Michael Sheehan, and Mickey Johnson; brothers Robert and Richard; and four grandchildren. Memorial services pending.   [SB 25/10/1996]

 

Darroll M. Sheffer, 69, of Kekaha, Kauai, a retired Williams Brothers Petroleum Co. salesman, died Yesterday Dec 26, 1996  in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. Sheffer, a U.S. Navy veteran, served during World War II. Born in Flint, Mich. He is survived by sons Sheldon, Bruce, Marty and Bryan; daughter Julie Saxon; stepdaughters Kate Germen, Faith Peterson, and Holly and Amy Harvey; sister Donna Blasdell; 16 grandchildren. Service: 1

p.m. Sunday at the Hanapepe Salt Pond’s main pavilion. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 27/12/1996]

 

Muriel Sheldon, 77, of Honolulu, a retired Kamehameha School/Bishop Estate secretary/clerk, died Monday Dec 16, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Sheldon, a part-time Smith Barney employee, was born in Eden, Utah. She is survived by sons Gary L. and Danny K.; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Service: 2:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian  Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 2 p.m. Burial to follow.    [SB 19/12/1996]

 

Mary E. Shellaby, 91, formerly of Honolulu, died Wednesday Oct 2, 1996. She is survived by daughter Mary E. Logan; sister Elizabeth Howard; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Burial to be held. No flowers. Donations suggested to the Birthright Lake Inc., 7139 Hopkins Road, Mentor, Ohio 44060.     [SB 04/10/1996]

 

Ellen F. Sherman of Kaneohe, a pediatric instructor for Queen’s Medical Center and retired director of nursing for Leahi Hospital, died May 5, 1996  in Kaneohe. Sherman, 64, was born in Buffalo, N.Y. She is survived by brother Glenn E.; and sister Jean M. Mass: 1:30 p.m. May 10 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 12:30 p.m. Inurnment to follow. No flowers.  Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice or the American Cancer Society, Windward Unit.    [SB 08/05/1996]

 

Walter Shewell, 77, of Austin, Texas, father of Dennis Shewell of Kailua, Hawaii, died Saturday Dec 7, 1996. He is also survived by wife Virginia M.; son Larry; stepson Marlon McAllister; and five grandchildren. Services to be held. Donations suggested to St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, Building Fund, 12041 Bittern Hollow, Austin, Texas 78758.  [SB 10/12/1996]

 

Chizuko Shibata, 79, of Honolulu, a seamstress, died Thursday Oct 3, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. Survived by husband James S.; son Raymond; daughter Sara Y. Ho; sister Matsue Maeda; brother Tomoichi Okimura; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.    [SB 07/10/1996]

 

Clara H. Shibuya, 75, of Honolulu, a retired seamstress, died Dec. 6, 1996  in Straub Hospital. She was born in Ewa. She is survived by husband Wilcey Y.; son Dana Y.; daughter Karen H. Hirose; brothers Tsutomu and Tamotsu Tomihara; sister Fusae Nihei, and three grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 23/12/1996]

 

Hideo "Roy" Shibuya, 79, of Kahului died Aug. 8, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. He is survived by wife Michiko; sons Calvin H., LeRoy M. and Glenn N.; daughters Carol E. Nitta and Lois C. Ito; brother Masao; sisters Gladys Kanda and Peggy Hong; and eight grandchildren. Private services.      [SB 17/08/1996]

 

Ethel U. Shichida of Kaneohe died March 27, 1996  in Castle Hospital. Shichida, 87, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Harry H; daughter Jane K. Miyashiro; brothers Masato, Kazu and Yoshito Mito; sisters Kimie Hirota and Matsue Arakaki; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 05/04/1996]

 

Mary P. Shichida of Kaneohe, a Honolulu Airport employee, died May 12, 1996  in Castle Hospital. Shichida, 66, was born in Pukoo, Molokai. She is survived by husband Harry H.; sons Harry H. Jr., David H. and Nelson M.; daughters Lillian K. Mariano and Jarnell L.A. Martinson; brothers Edmund, William Jr., Alexander and David Lima; sisters Zelie Anderson, Violet Kamano, Sarah Marks, Christina Kealaiki, Helen Kuroda, Mea Parrish and Marjorie Jordano; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. May 17 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.   [SB 14/05/1996]

 

Kimie “Kida” Shidaki, 80, of Honolulu, a retires seamstress, died Saturday Nov 16, 1996   at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by son David I.; daughter Sharleen N.; and sister Tsuruye Koide. Service: 6 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 22/11/1996]

 

Robert F. Shield, 79, of of Dewey, Ariz., formerly of Honolulu, a well-known  radio and television actor during the late 1940s and '50s, died last Thursday at   home.  Shield was known for performances at the former Honolulu Community Theater   and on numerous radio shows. In 1947, he was program director for radio   station KULA.   He protrayed Judge Robert Franlin on the television program "The Judge."  He is survived by wife Fusae; son Robert K.; daughter Laurie; 4 grandchildren.  Private services. Donations suggested to Yavapai Regional Medical Center   Hospice, "Restricted Fund," 1003 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, Ariz. 96301.   [SB 10/10/1996]

 

O. Ray Shields of San Jose, Calif., an Aydin Corporation West employee, will be remembered in services Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Shields, 57, was born in Albany, Mo. He is survived by wife Winifred W.S. Chun Shields; daughter Rebecca A. Jackson; brothers George and William; sisters Delphia Ceradsky, Nancy Cenac and Janet Jensen; and two grandchildren. Service: 1:30 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after noon. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.   [SB 18/03/1996]

 

Audrey U. Shigemitsu of Kaneohe, a retired schoolteacher, died Jan. 3, 1996 at home. Shigemitsu, 62, was born in Honolulu..She is survived by husband Francis T.; sons. Stuart L., Dana T. and Arley T.; brothers Arthur 0., Norman F., Clyde A., Noel F., Earl L., Eldon H., Angus M., Gill T., Timmie M. and Kerry S. Thompson; sisters Hope T. Moeai and Faith L. Ako; and two grandchildren.    [SB 12/01/1996]

 

Jean Y.M. Shigemura, 73, of Honolulu, a retired McKinley High School counselor, died Yesterday June 18, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. She is survived by husband James Y.; son John S.; daughter Lia R.; brothers Fred Y. and Mike Y. Miyashiro; sisters Chiyoko Chinen, Anne S. Uesato, Peggy K. Hirano and Ruth M. Ishikawa; and a grandson. Memorial service over her ashes: 6 p.m. Friday at Harris United Methodist Church. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 19 /06/1996]

 

Akino Shigenaga, 87, co-founder of Hotel Kaimana, now known as the New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel, died June 5, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. Shigenaga also owned and operated Venice Cafe. She is survived by children Henry Y., Raymond K., Warren T., Frederick H. and Paul T. Shigenaga, and Helen M. Nagai; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.  [SB 20 /06/1996]

 

Gordon T. Shigeura, 80, of Hilo, a retired horticulturist whose research has  helped the macadamia nut and guava industry, died July 17 in the Life Care  Center of Hilo. Shigeura, former professor of horticulture at the Beaumont Agriculture Station in  Hilo, wrote 20 papers on how to protect crops, and several articles on the guava  and macadamia culture. He assisted in the mechanical harvesting of the guava fruit and developed infield mechanical nut huskers for the macadamia nut.  Shigeura also corrected soil deficiencies for macadamia nut growers in the  Hamakua district and found the use of honey bees to improve pollination for the  nuts.  Shigeura is survived by wife Yuki; son Harry M.; and sisters Laura Harimoto and Jean Shimaura. Private services were held.    [SB 03/08/1996]

 

An Shih, 97, of Honolulu died Oct. 20, 1996  in Straub Hospital. he is survived by wife Lai Fu; sons Tzu Chen, Kirk T.C., Tzu Wen, Tzu Ken, Daniel T.B., Tzu Doon and Sainty T.C.; daughters Su Yun Yen, Su Fen Chen, Su Fang Lin, Su Hui "Joyce" Huang and Su Yu "Grace" Feng; 29 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Service: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.   [SB 05/11/1996]

 

Elizabeth S.M. Shim, 93, of Kaneohe died Friday Dec. 27, 1996 in the Ann Pearl Nursing Facility. Born in Puna, Hawaii, she is survived by son Anthony Y.S.; sisters Kathleen Decker and Jeanette Anderson; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Aloha

attire. No flowers.

 

Mary L.W. Shim, 94, of Kula, Maui, died Monday Sep 16, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. She is survived by sons Henry H.L., Walter, Moses, Lawrence and Howard; daughters Adeline G. Shim, Angeline Caserta, Mary L. Deese, Elizabeth Castro, Florence T. Leong, Lillian Morreira and Kathryn J. Renaud; 56 grandchildren; 99 great-grandchildren; and 40 great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at Queen of Angels Church in Kula, Maui. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Holy Ghost Church Cemetery. Casual attire.   [SB 18/09/1996]

 

Kamei Shimabukuof Waialae, formerly of Koko Head, died Saturday May 25, 1996 in St. Francis Hospice. Shimabuku, 91, was born in Hiyane, Okinawa. She is survived by sons Seiki, Hozen, Shinkichi, George Y., Masaru and Kazuo Shimabuku; daughter Yaeko Higa; 23 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Services: Memorial at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 27/05/1996]

 

Kay K. Shimabukuro, 60, of Mililani, a tour coordinator for NTA Pacific, died Wednesday July 24, 1996  in Wahiawa General Hospital. She is survived by husband Shuei "Tom"; son Alan H.; daughter Amy M. Nishimura; parents Shigeo and Ichi Nakamura; brother Kazuaki Nakamura; sisters Yoshiko Nakamura, Fumiko Yoshimura and Aiko Paglis; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 27/07/1996]

 

Makaa Shimabukuro, 96, of Honolulu, formerly of Kekaha, Kauai, died Oct. 27, 1996  in the Aloha Health Care Facility. She is survived by sons Sadao, Junichi, Tsutomu, Harold, Stanley and Oscar; daughters Yukiko Ige and Helen Goya; 18 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Private services.      [SB 07/11/1996]

 

Masao Shimabukuro, 71, of Honolulu, formerly of Moiliili, a retired Shelly Cars automobile mechanic, died Saturday Aug 24, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Kay K.; brothers George M. and Fred M.; and sisters Ethel S. Uejo, Eleanor K. Naito and Sandra E. Hatakeyama. Memorial service: 8 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 27/08/1996]

 

Rinsei Shimabukuro, 96, of Honolulu, a retired groundskeeper at University of Hawaii,died Tuesday Nov 26, 1996  in Straub Hospital. Born on Okinawa, he is survived by sons Yoshiwo, Hideo, Masao and Edward Y.; daughters Kimiye Oshiro, Tsuruko Shimabukuro, Kameko Muramoto and Fusae Shimabukuro; sister Ushi Azama, 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 02/12/1996]

 

Shinso Shimabukuro of Hilo, a retired carpenter, died May 5, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. Shimabukuro, 82, was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by brothers Shinsuke and Dr. Shinkichi Shimabukuro; sisters Kameko and Kimie Yagi, Kikumi Goshi and Eleanor Evangelista.    [SB 13/05/1996]

 

Jessie M. “Asako” Shimada of Honolulu, a state social worker, died last March 23, 1996  at home. Shimada, 73, was born in Kapaa, Kauai. She is survived by son Paul Y.; daughter Ruth M. Ching; mother Yoshi Minami; brothers Harry T. and George S. Minami; sister Florence Tsuji, and six grandchildren. Services were private.   [SB 01/04/1996]

 

Shigeo "Shige" Shimada, 79, of Honolulu, a Pan American Airlines retiree, died Thursday May 30, 1996  in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Yukiko; son Ronald M.; daughter Amy E. Kwong; brother Glenn A.; and four grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Thursday at Kalihi Union Church, 2214 N. King St. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 04/06/1996]

 

Hisato Shimai, 77, of Waipahu died Wednesday May 29, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. He is survived by wife Hisae; sons Kenneth and Spencer; daughter Elaine Hirohama; sisters Doris Hirota, Chieko Ohira and Teruko Arai; and four grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 04/06/1996]

 

Takashi "Mucho" Shimamura, 69, of Honolulu, a retired pipefitter, died Aug. 10, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Florence M.; son Ryan Y.; daughters Karen M. Hoshino, Diane H. Honda and Wendy K. Shimamura; brothers Joe H., Lawrence S. and Ralph T.; sisters Jessie S. Tamai and Betty K. Kajiyama; and four grandchildren. Private services.     [SB 28/08/1996]

 

David Y. Shimizu, 57, of Honolulu, a supply officer for the Army National Guard, died Tuesday Sep 3, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. He is survived by wife Ann Y.H.; sons Scott T. and Jason Y.; mother Janet T.; brother Milton M., and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 07/09/1996]

 

Dorothy H. Shimizu, 81, of Honolulu died Dec. 23, 1996  in Hale Pulama Mau. Born in Waialua, she is survived by nephews Rance and Leith Saiki. Private services held.    [SB 31/12/1996]

 

Edmund R. Shimizu of Kamiloloa, Molokai, died Monday May 20, 1996 in Kamiloloa, Molokai. Shimizu, 49, was born in Hoolehua, Molokai. He is survived by wife Susan; father and stepmother Donald and Masako; sisters Gail Mora and April Yatogo; and grandmother Hana Masuhara. Mass: 11:30 a.m. next Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Kaunakakai. Call after 6 p.m. Burial: Kapaakea Cemetery.  [SB 23/05/1996]

 

Edward M. Shimizu, 74, of Waianae, a retired dairy farmer, died Sept. 30, 1996  in Honolulu. He is survived by son Steven H.; daughters Deborah Frasco and Joan Lai; brothers James and Robert; sisters Glorian Yamamoto, Harumi Takahashi, Helen Hong and Florence Matsukawa; and four grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 24/10/1996]

 

George K. Shimizu of Honolulu, retired proprietor and owner of Beach Market Grocery Store, died April 29, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. Shimizu, 68, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lily H.; sons Steven S., Brian Y., Craig T. and Dale R.; daughter Carrie A.; brothers Richard H., Larry M. and Eugene T.; sister Mary S. Kinoshita; and eight grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. May 8 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 04/05/1996]

 

George K. Shimizu, 87, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a retired painting contractor and macadamia nut farmer, died Thursday Aug 22, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. He is survived by son Stanley; daughters Patsy Jagbandhansingh and Leatrice Miyahira; brothers Albert M. and Larry H.; sister Motoe Okimoto; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Service: 4 p.m. Thursday at Kona Hongwanji Mission. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 27/08/1996]

 

Richard H. Shimizu, 78, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Fire Department captain who also had a part-time recycling business, died Monday July 22, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. He is survived by daughters Maxine Y. Matsumori and Judith M. Snyder; brothers Manabu and Eugene; sister Mary Kinoshita; and three grandchildren. Memorial service: 8 p.m. tomorrow at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

Satsuyo Shimizu of Aiea died Jan. 9, 1996  at home. Shimizu, 95, was born in Hiroshima, Japan. She is survived by son Mitsuo; daughters Shizuko Kanemoto and Fumie Tokushige; brothers Masato and Hitoshi Omoto; sisters Kimiko Kaino and Sachiko Omoto; 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.   [SB 17/01/1996]

 

Tsuruyo M. Shimizu of Nuuanu, a retired special education teacher for McKinley High School, died last May 9, 1966  in Straub Hospital. Shimizu, 80, was born in Kapaa, Kauai. She is survived by husband Richard H.; brothers Masumi, John I. and Satoru Masuda; and sisters Matsuko and Lana T. Masuda, and Setsuko Nozoe. Private services. [SB 16/05/1996]

 

Masanori Shimoda, 84, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died Dec. 14, 1996  in Bever ly Manor Convalescent Center. He was born in Puna, Hawaii. Survived by wife Thelma; son Edwin; daughters Ruby Matsukado and Merle Au; brothers Masanobu, Robert, Masahoru and Sam; sister Kazuko Takehara, seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.  [SB 25/12/1996]

 

Irene T. Shimogawa, 79, of Aiea, formerly of Kalihi, a retired Princess Kaiulani Hotel housekeeper, died Monday July 22, 1996  in the Pearl City Care Home. She is survived by daughter Betty S. Santoki; brother Shigeru Arata; sisters Haruko Matsuhiro, Jane F. Matsunami and Helen Y. Hiramatsu; and two grandchildren. Service: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 26/07/1996]

 

Henry A. Shimomaye of Hono lulu, former owner of S.J.D. Radiator Service Inc., died April 28, 1996  in Queen’s Hospital. Shimomaye, 68, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Dorothy H.; daughters Shari-Ann M.S. Isobe, and Jo-Anne A. and Debbie R. Shimomaye; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 6:30 p.m. May 6 at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 03/05/1996]

 

James K. Shimonishi, 97, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a restaurant proprietor, died July 4, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Natsumi; sons Kenneth T. and Fred T.; daughters Mary H. Yokomichi and Jane Y. Takeshita; brother Masaru; and sister Kozue Kimata. Private services.     [SB 12/07/1996]

 

Laura Ann Shimono, 16, of Eleele, Kauai, a Waimea High School student, died Wednesday Aug 14, 1996  in Kauai Veterans Hospital. She is survived by parents Roger and Mary; brothers Jason and Roger Jr.; and grandfather Alfred Torrey. Service: 2 p.m. tomorrow at Lihue Lutheran Church. Inurnment to be held later. Casual attire.     [SB 16/08/1996]

 

Tsuneichi "George" Shimono, 84, a native of Aiea and a furniture refinisher, died last Wednesday July 24, 1996  in Pleasanton, Calif. He is survived by son George T.; daughter Judith H. Olmos; brothers Kenneth S. and Chuichi; sister Shizuko Kawamura; and a grandson. Service: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Sheridan Shingon Mission, 915 Sheridan St.   [SB 31/07/1996]

 

Momoye Shimote, 89, of Pukalani, Maui, died Friday Aug 16, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. She is survived by sons Stanley and Ray; daughter Leilani Matsumura; sister Sadayo Matsuno, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.       [SB 22/08/1996]

 

CHESTER DAIKITSU SHIMOTSUKASA aka CHESTER DAIKiCHI  MUKA Age 83, of Honolulu, passed away January 6, 1996 at Kuakini Medical Center. He was born August 21, 1912 in Honolulu. He is survived by wife, Grace Shimotsukasa; son, James H. (Jo Ann) Shimotsukasa; broth­er, Henry K. (Ethel) Mukai; grandson, Jon K. Shimotsuka­sa. [SB 15/01/1996]

 

Clarence H. Shimotsukasa of Honolulu, a retired welder, died April 2, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. Shimotsukasa, 88, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Yukiko; sons Roy M., Calvin A. and James H.; sisters Ethel A. Mukai and Beatrice F. Kajiwara; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Memorial service: noon April 14 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 11/04/1996]

 

Jung Ok Shin, 47, of Honolulu died Monday Dec 9, 1996 at home. Born in Korea, she is survived by husband Sang Soo; son Dong Il; daughter Hyeyoung; and five siblings. Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.    [SB 11/12/1996]

 

Raymond N. Shinno, of Honolulu, 53, a Beneficial Hawaii employee, died Friday Nov 15, 1996   at his home. He is survived by wife Ann; son Kristopher; daughters Lauren Gray and Susan Shinno; sister Patricia Tanaka, and two grandchildren. Services: Memorial at 6 p.m. tomorrow at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 18/11/1996]

 

George Shinsato, 65, of Honolulu died Sunday July 21, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by brothers Ronald, Kenneth, Fred and Richard; and sisters Doris "Misayo" Idemoto and Ethel "Midori" Fukeda. Wake: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Graveside service: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers.   [SB 20/07/1996]

 

Harry Yasuo Shinsato , age 72, of Haleiwa, Hawaii, passed away  Jan. 31, 1996 at Wahiawa General Hospital.  He was born  Dec. 2, 1923 in Honolulu.   He is survived by sons  Joseph (Amy), Jeffrey (Renee) of CA, Jonathan; 5 daughters, Mrs. Katherine (Joseph) Lawrence,  Mrs. Shirley (Jose) Serrano of Puerto Rico, Mrs. Marilyn (John) Aleki, Mrs. Diana (Joe) Hernando, Mrs. Monica (Wendell) Higa; brother Shigeru Shinsato; sisters Yoshiko Miyashiro, Beatrice  Karasaki and Kiyoko Shinsato; 16 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.  [SB 03/02/1996]

 

Haru Shinsato of Honolulu died  last  Jan.  27, 1996  at home.  Shinsato, 61, was born in Waimea, Kauai.  She is survived by mother Kimiye; brothers Hidekiyo and Lawrence K.;  and sisters Yeiko Kaneshiro and Setsue Shinsato.  [SB 05/02/1996]

 

Heisei “Bill” Shinsato of Honolulu, a retired commercial fisherman, died Sunday May 19, 1996 in Kuakini Hospital. Shinsato, 81, was born in Kekaha, Kauai.  He is survived by wife Helen H.; sons Warren S., Glenn T., Chester K. and Michael T.; daughter Sandra S.; brother Heisho; sister Hideko Arata; and nine grandchildren. Memorial service: 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 24/05/1996]

 

Heisho Shinsato, 79, of Honolulu, a retired state Department of Education mechanic, died Friday July 12, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. He is survived by sons Myles H. and Curtis K.; sister Hideko Arata; and two grandchildren. Memorial service over his ashes: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Isao Shinsato, 81, of Kailua, a retired city groundskeeper, died Thursday June 27, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Masae; sons Neil S. and Melvin T.; daughters Annie Y. Kosakowski and Vernie N. Rochon; brother Harold S.; and sisters Kikue Shinsato, Frances F. Ferreira, Violet S. Tomei, Lilly Y. Chin, Nancy M. Yarnell, Lillian Y. Tomei, Margaret M. Oho and Betty Y. Baruz. Memorial service: 8 p.m. tomorrow at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 02/07/1996]

 

Fred H. “Windy” Shintaku of Hawaii, co-founder of the Big-Way Supermarkets and Shopping Center who, after retiring, became a consultant for several supermarkets, died Monday Apr 15, 1996. Shintaku, 76, received the “Fifth Class of the Order of the Rising Sun” award by the Emperor of Japan. He helped the Japanese in development of supermarkets in Japan.  Shinatku started his grocery career in 1932 helping in the family store, K. Shintaku Store. He took over the family business in 1952.  Born in Waipahu, he is survived by wife Ruth K.; daughter Sharon Toma; mother Katsu; brothers Roy K., Morio and Steven Tamotsu; sisters Sally N. Blankenship and Lillian S. Ishii; and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary, 30 N. Kukui St. Call after 5 p.m.        [SB 22/04/1996]

 

Shinichi “Kawika” Shintani, 79, of Kekaha, Kauai, a retired ranchhand and charcoaler for Niihau Ranch, died Friday Dec 20, 1996  in Kauai Veterans Hospital. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. He is survived by daughters Alina Kanahele and Ekela H.M. Emela Shintani; brothers Kuramatsu and Shoichi; sisters Hatsuko Niau and Kuulei Kaaumoana; 24 grandchildren, 61 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Service: 3 p.m. Thursday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 1 p.m. Burial: Kekaha Hawaiian Cemetery. Aloha attire.   [SB 24/12/1996]

 

Yutaka Shintani, 91, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired Lihue Sugar Co. mechanic, died Wednesday Dec 11, 1996  at home. He is survived by sons Ralph and Ronald; and two grandchildren. Service: 4 p.m. Sunday at Kapaa Hongwanji Mission. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 13/12/1996]

 

Akitaka Shiobara, 69, of Japan and Honolulu, a retired self-employed investment company director, died Friday Oct 11, 1996  at Kuakini Medical Center. He is survived by wife Sachiko. Service: 4 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary chapel. Cremation to follow.   [SB 14/10/1996]

 

Betty N. Shiraki, 78, of Honolulu died Aug. 17, 1996. She is survived by sons Albert K., William T. and David M.; brother Tamotsu Kawamoto; sisters Mitsuko Nekoba, Katherine K. Tanaka and Doris K. Higuchi; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 01/11/1996]

 

Fred M. Shiraki, 88, of Aiea died Thursday Oct 10, 1996  in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. He is survived by wife Joyce K.; son Dennis; daughter Freda A.; brother Wilfred Y.; sisters Shizuko Oya, Leatrice N. Ichida and Kae K. Komori. Service: noon Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 12/10/1996]

 

Kama Shiroma, 94, of Honolulu, died Saturday Oct 5, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. Survived by sons Stanley Z. and Edward S.; daughters Kameko Arakaki, Ruth C. Kikuyama and Barbara T. Taira; brother Kamesuke Yonashiro; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren. Service: 6 p.m. Friday, Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 09/10/1996]

 

Yoshiko Shirota of Makawao, Maui, died  Wednesday, Feb. 21, 1996 in  Hale Makua.  Shirota, 77, was born in Hana, Maui.  She is survived by  sons Dr.  Teitsu Jr., Robert, Arnold and Stanford; daughters Janet Tamura and Naomi Guillermo;  brothers Kamesuke and Genkichi Nakasone;  sisters Yoshiko  Irtkasu and Mildred Toma;  17 grandchildren; and  three great-grandchildren.  [SB 23/02/1996]

 

Sybil T. Shitanishi, 71, of Honolulu died May 20, 1996  at home. She is survived by daughter Ann Medina; brother Shigeru Toma; sisters Nancy A. Yamasaki and Mildred M. Toma; and a grandchild. Private services.   [SB 06/06/1996]

 

William T. “Whitey” Shodahl, also known as Bill and Swede, of Kaneohe died April 22, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. Shodahl, 75, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Ruby M.; daughter Patricia Y. Iwamoto; sons Irvan J. and Harry J. Shodahl, and Ricky T. and Glenn T. Awakuni; brother James “Toots”; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Graveside service: 10 a.m. April 29 at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 24/04/1996]

 

Melecia T. Short of Waianae, a University of Hawaii, Cooperative Extension Services, retiree, died last May 1, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. Short, 66, was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Robert C.; daughter Joanne M.; sister Natividad Tamparong; and a grandson. Memorial service: 10 a.m. May 10 at Waianae United Methodist Church, 85-671 Farrington Highway. Casual attire.    [SB 08/05/1996]

 

James P. Shoup, 66, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Army master sergeant, died Thursday Oct 31, 1996  in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Elizabeth; daughters Deborah Wilkinson and Donna Brannen; sister Uthona Roberts; and four grandchildren. Service: 2 p.m. tomorrow at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.    [SB 06/11/1996]

 

Ethel T. Shower, 85, of Honolulu, a retired office administrator for the Boy Scouts of America, died Oct. 7, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. She is survived by sisters Hisako Hiramoto and Mildred "Mieko" Totoki and stepchildren Hazen "Jack" Shower, Margaret Ann Watson and Nancy Stickel. Private services.   [SB 21/10/1996]

 

Lorraine "Lori" Shrinski, 66, of Kapahulu, a retired reservationist for Hilton Hawaiian Village, died Sept. 13, 1996   at home. She is survived by son R. James "Jimmy"; daughter Susan M. Coito; and three grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Burial to follow. Casual attire.  [SB 21/09/1996]

 

Mabel K.Y. Shriver of Honolulu, a Pearl Harbor computer operator, died May 14, 1966   at home. Shriver, 68, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Carl; daughters Leslyn Shriver, Carolyn Gordon and Yvonne Tomaszek; brothers Billy and George Ng; sister Mildred Chin; and nine grandchildren. Taoist services: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. [SB 22/05/1996]

 

Terrance R. Shumaker, 47, of Paauilo, Hawaii, an attorney, died Friday Aug 2, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. He is survived by daughters Terra and Tamara; mother Marie; brothers Thomas and Theodore; and sisters Kathleen Baker and Nancy Sponseller. Mass: noon Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 07/08/1996]

 

Myra F. Sievers of Honolulu, producer of Jack Cione Follies, died Thursday June 27, 1996 in Kaiser Hospital. She is survived by sons Anthony R. and Richard Ingram-Lock; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. No services.  [SB 29/06/1996]

 

Joe Siliado, 76, of Kahuku, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard commander, died June 12, 1996  in the Maunalani Nursing Home. He is survived by wife Deanna; sons Peyton and Derek; daughters Maria, Jennifer and Cathrina; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 21 /06/1996]

 

Albert G. Silva, 73, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a Royal Theatres manager, died Thursday Aug 8, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. He is survived by sons Patrick W., Albert G. Jr., George H. and Michael C.; daughters Alberta G. Wicklund and Brenda M. Soares; brother Clarence; sisters Mary Pelayo, Ann Vomacka, Cecelia Sims, Margret Beauchmen, Caroline Silva and Alice Barrett; 21 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 13/08/1996]

 

Annie R. Silva of Honolulu died Jan. 5, 1996 in Queen's Hospital. Silva, 78, was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Hazel Worrell and Connie Blake; sisters Alice Woods, Lenora "Lolly" Rohde and Violet "Vee" Camacho; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.  [Sb 17/01/1996]

 

Antone P. Silva, 85, of Kapahi, Kauai, a retired Lihue Plantation crane operator, died Wednesday Dec 11, 1996  in Wilcox Hospital. Born in Kealia, Kauai, he is survived by wife Pearl; children Irene Kawaguchi, Winona Dettey, Melvin and Tony Silva Jr., Momi Maglente, Linda Alamani, Pearl La Faver and Toni Villaros; sisters Sophie Taroc and Jennie Mihara; 29 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: church cemetery. Casual/aloha attire.    [SB 14/12/1996]

 

Benjamin D. Silva, 60, of Honolulu, a security officer for Nuuanu Brookside, died Wednesday Oct 30, 1996  in Queen’s Hospital. He is survived by wife Rhoda N.L.; daughters Lori Ann Wegesend, Lisa G. Gines and Teri Lynn Canon; son Stewart; brother John Panee; sisters Harriet Coelho, Lydia Pavao and Jane Silva; and nine grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow.  [SB 04/11/1996]

 

Earl C. Silva of Desert Hot Springs, Calif., formerly of Hawaii, a U.S. Navy retiree, died March 11, 1996  in California. Silva, 64, was born in Hawaii. He is survived by wife Roberta; daughter Jaclyn Correll; stepson Michael Green; mother Virginia; brother Dr. Cordell De La Pena; sister Delores Phillips; and seven grandchildren. Services held on the mainland.  [SB 22/03/1996]

 

Frank M. Silva, 53, of Lawai, Kauai, a police sergeant for the Kauai Police Department, died Thursday Oct 3, 1996  in Wilcox Hospital. Silva, a U.S. Army veteran, is survived by wife Karen C.; son Darren; daughters Jenelle Hanohano, Celeste Vito and Carla Silva; mother Eleanor Carvalho; sisters Patricia Reyes and Marilyn Silva; brother David; and three grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick/Kauai Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire.     [SB 05/10/1996]

 

Gilbert D. Silva of Kaneohe, a retired federal government electrician, died March 22, 1996  at home. Silva, 78, was born in Kaalaea. He is survived by wife Hilda K.; sons Gilbert Jr., Vernon and Glenn; daughter Diana Silva-Konohia; hanai son Myron Shimamoto; brothers Richard, Herman and Patrick; sisters Matilda Rezentes and Vivian Cabral; 18 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. March 29 at Borthwick Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 9:30 a.m. March 30 at Windward Mortuary, 47-200 Kahekili Highway (on the grounds of Valley of the Temples), call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.   [SB 27/03/1996]

 

John E. Silva of Hilo, a retired postman, died March 30, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. Silva, 73, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Alice “Mildred”; sons Richard, Robert, Raymond and Ronald; brother Edward; sister Joanna; and seven grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. April 3 at Memorial Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 10 a.m. April 4 at the mortuary, call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.    [SB 03/04/1996]

 

Leatrice F. Silva, 66, of Honolulu died Sunday Aug 11, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. She is survived by husband LeRoy; son James; brothers Raymond and Chester Mukai; sisters Grace Inouye and May Oishi; and six grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 13/08/1996]

 

Manuel C. Silva of Kahului died April 28, 1996  in Kula Hospital. Silva, 90, was born on Maui. He is survived by sons Manuel Jr., Robert, William and George; daughters Barbara Graham and Paulette Okita; sisters Eva Medeiros and Isabell August; brother Anthony; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great grandchildren. Service: 11 a.m. May 2 at Borthwick Mortuary-Norman’s. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park.  [SB 30/04/1996]

 

Pauline "Polly" Silva, 89, of Wailuku, a retired state Department of Education first-grade schoolteacher, died Saturday Aug 24, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. She is survived by son Robert K.; daughter Barbara Weaver; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services held.     [SB 28/08/1996]

 

Dorothy K. Simao of Eleele, Kauai, a retired field worker for Gay & Robinson Sugar Co., died April 11, 1996  in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. Simao, 78, was born in Makaweli, Kauai. She is survived by sons Alvin and Edgard; sister Flora Simao; brother Antone Kona; six grandchildren; and seven great- grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. April 20 at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hanapepe Public Cem etery. Casual attire.        [SB 17/04/1996]

 

Eva P. Simao, 68, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a retired laundry attendant with Waiohai Hotel, died Sunday Oct 6, 1996  in Wilcox Hospital. Survived by husband John; daughters Judith Earl and Jayne Domen; sons Gary and Randall; brothers Adam Pereira and Donald Pereira; 3 grandchildren. Rosary: 3:30 p.m. Friday, Holy Cross Catholic Church. Mass: 4:30 p.m. at the church. Call after 2 p.m. Burial: church cemetery. Casual attire.   [SB 09/10/1996]

 

Christina Simeon of  Hilo,  a retired Matsuda Nursery laborer, died  Feb. 14, 1996 in Hilo Hospital.  Simeon, 80, was born in  Laoag, the Philippines.  She is  survived by husband Felix;  sons Florencio and Felix “Sonny” Jr.;  daughters Rose Dumlao, Toni Villaneuva, Magdalena Dayoan and Cora Martin; 32  grandchildren; and 28 grandchildren. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park.  [SB 22/02/1996] 

 

Dorothy L. Simeona of Honolulu died last April 6, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. Simeona, 77, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Robert A., Nicholas N. III and Edmund; daughter Viola Okamura; brothers Edmund, Stanley and Osmund Lee; sisters Violet Lee and Molly Leong; and three grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. April 15 at Mililani Memorial Park and Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.     [SB 13/04/1996]

 

John I. Simeona, 71, of Waimanalo, a retired Pearl Harbor, Naval Shipyard Rigger Shop No. 72, superintendent, died Wednesday June 12, 1996  in Castle Hospital. He is survived by sons Mathew Cho, John Jr., Kingsley "Bino" and Joseph Simeona, and Daniel and Danferd Kealoha; daughters Esther "Snookie" Tashiro, Elizabeth "Tootsie" Kauahi, Starrlynn Moran, Daniette Richards, Bonnie Kealohapauole and Carla Hare; sisters Eleanor Ahuna and Darling McGuire; several hanai children; 28 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 11:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary, call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.   [SB 18 /06/1996]

 

Ruth M. Simlick, 73, of Honolulu, a retired Dole Pineapple Cannery forewoman, died Sunday June 16, 1996  at home. She is survived by sons William Jr., Robert, Albert and Craig; daughter Monette Gilding; sister Pearl Kamaiopili; brothers Daniel and Benjamin Ogden; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.    [SB 21 /06/1996]

 

Charles F. Simmons III of Waimanalo, a firefighter III for the Honolulu Fire Department, Station 27, will be remembered in a memorial service May 4, 1996. Simmons, 49, drowned April 27 while surfing off Sandy Beach. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Maydene I.; daughters Chanelle I. Simmons-Sabey and Charmae K. Simmons; brothers Bobby and Bruce Mossman; sisters Lalani Segool, Kehau Akiona, Della Simmons and Kaohi Holland; and four grandchildren. Memorial service: 11:30 a.m. May 4 at St. George Church, 41-1323 Kalanianaole Highway. Call after 9 a.m. Ashes to be scattered at Waimanalo Bay across Sea Life Park. Casual attire.   [SB 02/05/1996]

 

Cresencia I. Simon, 76, of Honolulu, died Sept. 16, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Survived by husband Miguel A.; sons Adelino and Manuel; daughters Erlinda Romero, Nelia Castro, Cecilia Tumamao and Adelia Dela Cruz; brothers Milciades, Roman and Francisco Miguel; sisters Sabina Miguel and Maria Marcos; 13 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Friday, St. Theresa Co-Cathedral Church, 712 N. School St. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.   [SB 09/10/1996]

 

Beverly Ann Simpson, 67, of Kealakekua, Hawaii, a retired bookkeeper, died Saturday June 22, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. She is survived by daughters Jane E. Teshima and Karen A. McGallian; sons Robert L. "Bobby" Heintz and Danny Simpson; brother Howard J. Heintz Jr.; sister Mary Windle; three grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and a step-great-grandchild. Memorial service: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Teshima Restaurant, upstairs. Casual attire.   [SB 26 /06/1996]

 

William R. "Billy" Simpson Jr., 40, will be remembered in services Thursday. Simpson was found shot to death at an Olinda home. He is survived by mother and stepfather Elsie and Gene Daniels; father William R.; daughters Kayla P. and Sarah M.; and half brothers Douglas and Leslie Morreira. Service: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary-Norman's. Call after 9:30 a.m. Cremation to follow.     [SB 11 /06/1996]

 

Florence M. Sims, 89, of Kapolei died Sunday Aug 4, 1996  in the Pearl City Nursing Home. She is survived by sons Kenneth and James. Private services.

 

Hoong Sen Sin of Honolulu died last Tuesday, Jan 23, 1996  in Maunalani  Nursing Center.  Sin, 82, was born in Canton, China.   She is survived by sons Hoover and Jackson; daughter Ellen Wong; brother Wally Leong; sister Mabel Hee; and five grandchildren. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park.  [SB 30/01/1996]

 

Bertha M. Tam Sing of Honolulu died March 30, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. Tam Sing was born in Kula, Maui. She is survived by sons William Jr., Edwin and Theodore; daughter Lorraine Lau; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Service: 9:30 a.m. April 4 at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.    [SB 03/04/1996]

 

Kelala E. Sing, 20, of Ewa Beach, died Aug. 25, 1996  at St. Francis-West Hospital. He was a Honolulu Community College student, part-time Sack 'n Save Foods and member of the Air Force, Air National Guard, Unit 154th Group/FM Hickam Air Force Base. He is survived by parents Gordon K.Y. and Diane U.; sisters Jonalynn L. and Kyleanne A. Sing, Giadee Wei and Denijin A. Araki; and brothers Alika B. and Analu H. Services: 8 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 11:15 a.m. Friday, call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Greenhaven Memorial Park.   [SB 03/09/1996]

 

John Sitch of Kailua, a retired U.S. Army Corps of Engineers safety officer and president of Sitch Electric Inc., died April 25, 1996  at home. Sitch, 80, was born in Pennsylvania. He is survived by wife Mabel; sons Russell, Kenneth, Warren and Michael; brothers Steven and Mike; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Service: 9:30 a.m. May 3 at Kailua United Methodist Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.  [SB 01/05/1996]

 

Hazel N. Siu, 83, of Kailua, formally of Palolo, a retired Davenroy Dry Cleaners laundry presser, died Nov. 27, 1996 in Castle Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by son Paul Shidaki; daughters Mabel Shishido and Charlotte Appleby; caregivers Merryl M. and Vance Iraha; brothers Harry F., Thomas M., Richard T. and Harold M. Inouye; sisters Haruko Nomura, Florence H. Kurihara and Louise Y. Kinoshita; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 11 a.m. next Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.    [SB 12/12/1996]

 

Aberett L. Sionesini of  Waianae died last Thursday, Feb. 15, 1996 in  Waianae Comprehensive  Health Center.  Sionesini, 40, was born in Honolulu.  She is survived by husband  James  D. “Shoko” ;  sons William, Walter, and Klint,  James  Jr., Tillis and Abraham Dolen;  brothers David and  Edward Perriera, and  Stanley M. Kahawaii; and sisters Abenanette Smith, Aberoella N. Ching and Davilyn Kokualani.  [SB 22/02/1996]

 

Malaeoletalu Sivaivai, 29, of Honolulu, a Chevron gas station cashier, died July 6, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. She is survived by parents Fiailoa and Pouono Vaielua; brothers Faamelea Jr. and Clayton K.; and a grandfather. Service: 9 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 7 a.m. Burial to follow.      [SB 17/07/1996]

 

Gerald J. "Red" Skelton, 69, of Honolulu, a retired general manager for Rego's Purity Foods, died Dec. 23, 1996 in Honolulu. He was born in West Haven, Conn. Survived by wife Elaine; sons Gerald Jr., Robert and Patrick; daughters Carol and Sandra; brothers Charles and Ronald; 11 grandchildren. Service: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice.    [SB 06/01/1997]

 

Amy Skipper, 78, of Honolulu died Wednesday June 19, 1996  in Honolulu. She is survived by daughter Judy Tacon; son Robert; sisters Vera Jackson and Ethel R.; brother Arthur Ackerman; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 21 /06/1996]

 

Stanley J. Skuk, 81, of Kailua, a retired Hawaiian Electric Co. lighting consultant, died Sunday Sep 15, 1996  in the Aloha Health Care Center. He is survived by daughters Penny Farnell and Jeni Skuk. Private services. Donations suggested to the Hawaii Humane Society, Aloha Health Care Center or St. Francis Hospice.   [SB 18/09/1996]

 

Paul S. Slabaugh  of Hanapepe, Kauai, a field engineer for a radar manufacturer, died Wednesday Jan. 10, 1996 in Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital. Slabaugh, 62, was born in Ohio. He is survived by daughters Annette Brooks and Evalani Exner; sons Brian, Curtis, .Douglas and Ferlin; brothers Mark, Luke and Loyal; sisters Wilma Gotschall, Lois Hinds, Carol Hart, Mabel Moore, Faith Haley, Joy Slabaugh, Gail Blanc and Phyllis Kounelis; and six grandchildren. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery   [SB 13/01/1996]

 

Eldon K. Slavens, 85, of Kamuela, Hawaii, a self-employed architect, died Sunday Oct 6, 1996  in Honokaa Hospital. Survived by sons Kenneth, Frank, Richard and Thomas; sister Pansey O'Brian; 6 grandchildren. No services.   [SB 09/10/1996]

 

Mary T. Smedberg of Kaneohe, a professional musician and teacher, died Friday Jan. 19, 1996  in Kailua.  Smedberg, 81, was born in Illinois.  She is survived by daughter Judy Yoshioka; son Richard; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.  [SB 25/01/1996]

 

Adney D. “Ad” Smith, 87, founder of the Lund-Heitman Smith advertising agency now known as the Smith Davis Miyasaki Advertising and Public Relations, died Thursday Dec 5, 1996. Smith, a retired U.S. Naval Reserve commander, was born in Redondo, Wash. He is survived by wife Verna; daughter Sherol Jenner; son Steven; brother William; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Graveside service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the

National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers. Donations suggested to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.    [SB 11/12/1996]

 

Aleta V. Smith, 96, of Hilo, a retired Hilo High School teacher, died Wednesday Oct 16, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. She is survived by daughter Barbara Jean Thurston; hanai son Fritz Gibbs; hanai daughter Kathy Gibbs; sister Enid L. Baptie; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 4:30 p.m. tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to charity.     [SB 22/10/1996]

 

Alfred W. Smith, of Captain Cook, Hawaii, 84, whose career included flying for Western Airlines, died Thursday Dec 26, 1996  at his home. He was born in Honaunau, Hawaii, a descendant of missionaries. He took to the air while a Punahou student.  In 1931, he set a then-record for gliding with a flight of 25 minutes, 30 seconds at Mokapu, in a glider he and another Punahou student had built.  For this, he received a certificate signed by Orville Wright, one of the Wright brothers who invented the airplane. Later, he earned a commercial pilot's license at Oakland, Calif., remaining there two years as a flight instructor. He flew with Inter-Island Airways in Hawaii from 1935 to 1939. In 1940, he joined Mid-Continent Airlines. Later, he flew warplanes from San Diego to Manila as a civilian. He became a prisoner of war in the Philippines in World War II. He is survived by daughter Caroline M. Smith, brother Dexter H. and a grandchild. Services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Lanakila Church in Kona and 2 p.m. Saturday at Greenwood Memorial Park in San Diego, Calif. Call after 10 a.m. tomorrow at the church in Kona. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 30/12/1996]

 

Anita Smith, 48, of Honolulu, died Wednesday Sep 11, 1996  at home. She is survived by daughter Charlene; son Charles K. Jr.; brothers Jimmy and Eddie Strople; sister Ramona, and two grandchildren. Services were private.     [SB 13/09/1996]

 

Beverly Y. Suenaga Smith, 43, of Torrance, Calif., native of Hawaii, died Friday 2, 1996. Smith, a customer service agent for Delta Air Lines, is survived by husband Jeffrey; mother Vivian Suenaga; brothers Jon and Charles; and sisters Janice Yokouchi and Gayle Watanabe. Mass to be held on the mainland. Private inurnment.     [SB 08/08/1996]

 

Charles A. “Chuck” Smith of Hawaiian Beaches, Hawaii, a retired drywall contractor, died April 21, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. Smith, 58, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, was born in Longview, Texas. He is survived by wife Edwina; sons Scott and Anthony “Tony”; daughters Debbie Kahalewai and Patricia “Pat” Tokeshi; brothers James, Robert and Harold; sister Joyce Thompson; and 11 grandchildren. Graveside service: 9 a.m. April 26 at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Call from 7 to 8 p.m. April 25 at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Aloha attire.     [SB 24/04/1996]

 

Elna T. Smith of Honolulu died Jan. 4, 1996 in the Beverly Manor Convalescent Center. Smith, , 89 , was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Phelps D; daughter Donna S.; and friend and guardian Ernesto Villanueva.

[SB 13/01/1996]

 

Evelyn R. Smith, 86, of Waialua died Sunday Aug 25, 1996  in Ohana Hale. She is survived by husband Don H.; son Tim Rhea; daughter Kathleen Rhea-Fournier; and three grandchildren. No services. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii on Seaside Drive.    [SB 27/08/1996]

 

Frederick “Alika” K.K. Smith of Wailuku died May 11, 1996  in Wailuku.

Smith, 18, was born in Wailuku. He is survived by father Frederick Jr.; mother Laurie Horswill-Smith; grandparents Frederick Smith and Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Horswill; and brother Noel K. “Pomaikai”; and sister Lillian M.

Wake: 5 p.m. May 15 at Nakamura Mortuary. Aloha attire. Lawrence H. Takatsuka of St. Louis Heights, who died May 4 in Kuakini Hospital, is also

survived by sister Harue Matsui. Additional information provided by the mortuary.   [SB 14/05/1996]

 

George W. Smith, 83, of Naalehu, Hawaii, a Hilo County road work laborer, died Thursday Oct 17, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. He is survived by sisters Jennie S. Cordeiro, Thelma Costa and Agatha Spriggs; brother Samuel Goins; and caretakers William F. and Dorothy Roy. Service: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Veterans Cemetery II. Aloha attire.     [SB 19/10/1996]

 

Hilbert C.K. “Kahale” Smith, 58, died last Thursday, Jan 18, 1996.  Smith burned to death when he set his Anahola, Hawaii home on fire during an eviction by the Department of Hawaiian Affairs.  An eagle feather , given only to warriors or fallen warriors will be presented to the family at a memorial by Patrick Kahawaiola’a representing an American Indian Chief as a tribute to the way he died.  Big Islanders also wrote a song to be sung at the service.  [SB 24/01/1996]

 

James R. Smith, 62, of Kailua-Kona, retired owner of Star Lite Pontoons Boat Co. in Arizona, died Saturday Sep 14, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Mary M.; daughters Gina Ready, and Julie and Debbie Smith; brother Scott; and two grandchildren. Memorial services held.   [SB 18/09/1996]

 

John B. Smith, 74, of Scotts Valley, Calif., formerly of Hawaii, died April 22, 1996  in California. Smith, a U.S. Navy veteran who also served during World War II, is survived by daughters Patricia Smith, Ruth Hatano and Lillian Taft; stepdaughter Gladys Horita; companion Lillian Kiyonaga; and a grandson. Service: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at valley of the Temples.      [SB 17/07/1996]

 

John M. Smith, 73, of Vancouver, Wash., formerly of Hawaii, died July 4, 1996  at home. Smith, a U.S. Army veteran, was a retired golf teacher at the Navy Marine golf course in Salt Lake. He is survived by wife Dorothy; stepdaughter Linda Pregitzer; stepson Kevin Burkett; and four grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to the Kidney Association or the Alzheimer's Association.    [SB 02/08/1996]

 

Lillian B. Smith of Honolulu, a retired saleswomen for a retail dress company, died Feb. 12, 1996  in Honolulu.  Smith, 89,  was born in Ohio.  She is survived by niece  Marlene Falhaber.  [SB 22/02/1996]

 

Mary R. Smith of Honolulu died Feb 1, 1996 in Straub Hospital.  Smith, 80, was born in Massachusetts.  She is survived by husband  Albert J.; and daughter  Victoria Blake.  [SB 09/02/1996]

 

Rose P.K. "Kekai" Smith, 77, of Garland, Texas, native of Honolulu, died Sept. 13, 1996  in Texas. She is survived by son Russell Cwalinski; daughters Sandy Litchfield and Mohala Lambert; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Memorial service over her ashes: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Waikiki Elks Club. Scattering of ashes to follow.   [SB 01/10/1996]

 

Sidney A. Smith, 61, of Hilo, a retired heavy equipment operator, died Saturday June 15, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. He is survived by wife Beverly; sons Sidney Jr. and Gilbert Smith, and Harry Boy Hanawahine; daughters Natalie Smith-Kahunahana, and Jonnalyn and June Gaspang; brother Walter; sister Barbara DeLeon; and 13 grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Cremation to follow.    [SB 19 /06/1996]

 

Vivian Q. Smith of Honolulu died Friday Jan 13, 1996 in Honolulu. Smith, 84, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Kenneth J, Camara; daughters Leona Peroff , Ululani Malani, Stephanie Iwamoto and Helene Smith; stepchildren Bill Smith and Audrey L. Davenport; sister Hilda Shenn; 22 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.   [Sb 17/01/1996]

 

Willet K. "Pops" Smith, 53, of Maunaloa, Molokai, died July 3, 1996  in Molokai General Hospital. He is survived by brother Junior; and sisters Eleanor Manintin, Mamie Kaina, Mary-Lane Pu and Lorraine Kaya. Services: 6 p.m. today at the Kalaiakamanu Hou Church Hall in Kalamaula, Molokai; and 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kalamaula, Molokai, call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maunaloa Cemetery.     [SB 12/07/1996]

 

Leilani M. Smith-Tolentino, infant daughter of  Samuel K. Tolentino and Laura M. Smith, died Jan. 30, 1996 in Wahiawa General Hospital.  The baby is also survived by brother Jonathan  B.K.O. Andrade-Smith; and grandparents Rocky Tolentino and  and Elizabeth J. Smith.  [SB 10/02/1996]

 

Elaine L.U. “Aunty Tita” Smout of Pearl City, who died Friday Mar 15, 1996 in Kaiser Hospital, is survived by a great-grandchild. [SB 21/03/1996]

 

James G.K. Smythe of Waianae, a retired general laborer supervisor for the State Department of Transportation, Airports Division, died last Thursday, Feb. 22, 1996 in Kaiser Hospital.  Smythe, 53, also a truck driver and fleet safety examiner was born in Honolulu.  He is survived  by wife  Jeannet K.; daughers Jamie K. and Jacine  K. Smythe, and Jessica Stevens; mother Esther K. DeFries;  sisters  Patricia Burch and Becky McEwen; brothers Orrin and Mervin; and a grandson.   [SB 29/02/1996]

 

Eleanor D. Sneddon of Kailua died Tuesday, Jan 2, 1996 in Kailua. Sneddon, 74, was born in Kirkland, Wash. She is survived by husband Robert A.; sons Bruce and Mark; and two grandchildren. Private services to be held in Montana. No flowers. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or Hospice Hawaii.   [SB 04/01/1996]

 

James K. Snyder, 82, of Kailua, director of Manpower and Organization, Pacific Air Force Base Command at Hickam Field, died Monday June 17, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife June; daughter Janice M. Porter; stepdaughter Nancy A. Gatti; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services to be held. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice.  [SB 20 /06/1996]

 

William Snyder, 69, of Honolulu, died Monday Dec 23, 1996. Snyder, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, served during World War II. Born in San Diego, he is survived by wife Myrtle M. No services. Private scattering of ashes.    [SB 28/12/1996]

 

Clifford R.I. Soares, 55, of Milwaukee, formerly of Honolulu, former proprietor of San Francisco Rotary Services, died June 17, 1996. Soares, a U.S. Air Force veteran and merchant seaman, is survived by wife Joan; son Clifford; daughter Rachel L.; mother Myra K.; brothers Robert and Dexter; and sisters Joan L. Smith and Sherry A.L. Bing. Services with military honors: 11 a.m. Saturday at Queen Liliuokalani Protestant Church, 6090 Kam Hwy. Call after 9 a.m. Ashes to be scattered. Aloha attire. No flowers.   [SB 27 /06/1996]

 

Frank Soares, 61, of Honokaa, Ha waii, a state Department of Health vector control retiree, died Tuesday July 16, 1996  in the North Hawaii Community Hospital. He is survived by wife Joan; daughter Claudine Torres; brother Manuel P.; sisters Grace Johnson and Margaret Hancock; and a grandson. Mass: 7 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Call after 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. No flowers.   [SB 20/07/1996]

 

George Soares, 68, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a City & County of Honolulu retiree, died July 24, 1996 in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Evelyn "Ivy"; son George Jr.; daughters Georgette Crivello, Nani Gooman, Lily Lopes and Valerie Buell; stepchildren Minerva Raymond, and James, Dai Edward,  Clade Miller, Claude, Archie and Noel Miner; brother Suse; sisters Kenona Kaaua and Leilani Belanio; 27 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Service: 12:30 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire.     [SB 08/08/1996]

 

George Soares, 77, of Pearl City, a retired federal plumber, died Sept. 23 , 1996 in Kaiser Hospital. he is survived by wife Mathilda C.; son Stephen; daughter Sandra; brothers Joseph, William and Charles; and sisters Elizabeth Castro and Elsie Gouviea. Private services.    [SB 02/10/1996]

 

Louis P. Soares of Hilo, a retired mason, died April 26, 1996  at home. Soares, 81, was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Marie T.; sons Louis N., Patrick, Carl and Chris; daughters Sharon De Yeso and Cynthia Augustin; brothers Joseph, Ernest and William; sisters Amelia Cacpal, Mary Boulds, Victoria Higa, Mabel Santiago and Violet Soares; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mass: 12:15 p.m. May 3 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 01/05/1996]

 

William L. Soares, 59, of Hauula, a retired maintenance equipment operator supervisor for the city, died Sunday Oct 6, 1996  in Wahiawa General Hospital. He is survived by wife Linda M.; son Dain Kane; daughters Vonda Chisolm and Romona Moses; brothers Moses P., Christopher "Sonny", Melvin and Markham Soares; sisters Ethelynn Teves, Winona Soares, Brenda Manuel, Marion Kapono and Marsha Nahulu; and six grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 10:15 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.      [SB 12/10/1996]

 

Faustino Saccro Soberano  Sr. , age 88, of Waialua, Oahu, passed away Feb. 11, 1996  at Crawfords Convalescent Home.  He was born Oct. 10, 1907 in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by his wife, Virginia B. Soberano; 6 sons, Rodney V. (Jeanine),  Faustino S. Jr.,  Sunny V. (Lorna),  Francis N., Alfred A. (Florence) and Michael S.;  5 daughters,   Mrs. Emilio (Helen) Alcaide Jr.,  Mrs. Ruben (Louisa) Inocencio,  Mrs. Juan (Angelita) Chavez, Mary D. Soberano and  Mrs. Alfredo (Gloria) Nunes;  1 sister; 27 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Soberano was a member of the Waialua Senior Citizens.  Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  [SB 17/02/1996]

 

Douglas R. Sodetani, 74, of Wailuku died yesterday Dec 23, 1996  at home. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Clara S.; son Lloyd; daughters Joyce Kawahara, Faith Sodetani and Aimee Shibata; brothers Roy and Ayao; sisters Fumie Hamamura and Susan Tagamori, and 11 grandchildren. Service over the ashes: 5 p.m. Thursday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission. Casual attire.   [SB 24/12/1996]

 

Mary U.K. Sodetani of Lahina died yesterday, Feb. 21, 1996  at home.  Sodetani, 81, was born in Wailuku.  She is survived by husband Susumu “Peanuts”;  sons Clayton and Eric  G.K. ; daughters  Margie  S.M.  Wong  and Rene T.L. Provines;  sister Ululani F. Masuda; 1 grandchildren;  and 11 great-grandchildren.

 

Masayuki Sodetani of Kaneohe, a retired Hawaiian Life Co. data processing vice president, died March 31, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. Sodetani, 76, was born in Lahaina. He is survived by wife Misao; daughters Patricia Y. Togashi and Cynthia C. Iwai; sisters Fumie Honda, Hideko Fushikoshi, Chiyako Komoda and Sayoko Takashima; and three grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. April 5 at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 04/04/1996]

 

Trancita K. “Kahala” Soh of Honolulu, died Wednesday, Jan. 24 1996 in Queen’s Hospital.  Soh, 63, was born in Honolulu.  She is survived by sons Nathan, Princeton and Thurston; daughter Denise; brother Moses Kalilikane Jr.; and seven grandchildren.  [SB 26/01/1996]

 

Stanley B. Sojot, 74, of Waipahu died last Monday Dec 2, 1996 in Kaiser Hospital. He was born in Cebu, the Philippines. He is survived by wife Clara E.; sons Farrel, Reginald and Gary; daughters Cynthia Murphy and Stephanie Reese; brothers Angel and Bay; sisters Peding Quemado and Angela Daclison, and 17 grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 1525 Waimano Home Road. Call after 6 p.m. tomorrow and 8 a.m. Wednesday at the chapel. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.  [SB 09/12/1996]

 

Robert K. "Sonny" Solomon, 71, of Halaula, Hawaii, a truck driver for Kohala Plantation and Kohala Nursery, died Monday Aug 12, 1996  at home. Solomon, who also was a land overseer and historian for Chalon International, is survived by wife Marie J.; son Charles Wakita; daughter Patty Ann; brother Joseph Ah Sam; sisters Maggie Perreira, Emma Ulmer, Amoe Chang, Theodora Hee and Beatrice Mersberg; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 10 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Honomakau Ward. Call after 8 a.m. Scattering of ashes to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 14/08/1996]

 

Stanley Solomon of Honolulu, died Saturday, Feb. 17, 1996 in Kaiser Hospital.  Solomon, 77, is survived by wife Helen M.;  sons Stanley Jr. and Billy;  daughters Naomi Khan, Sharon Aguilar and  Lucy;  brother Kenneth Tamanaha; and sister Ume Shiroma.  [SB 20/02/1996]

 

Crestota P. "Deding" Solusod, 92, of Waipahu died Thursday July 25, 1996  in St. Francis-West Hospital. She is survived by daughters Connie Abang, Mercy McCluskey, Jeannie Alvarico and Dianne Harrington; sons Val, Ernest and Cristito; 26 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Service: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual attire.  [SB 31/07/1996]

 

Benjamin Y.H. "Benny" Song, 91, of Wahiawa, owner and operator of Benny's Photo Studio, died July 19, 1996  in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Soon Yee; stepson Iksoo J. Kim; stepdaughters Julia Milne and Mildred Bowen; and 12 stepgrandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 10:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 30/07/1996]

 

Jeffrey Y.H. Song, 49, of Honolulu died Saturday July 20, 1996  in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Susan Fusuma; daughter Jessica; mother Pauline; and sisters Francine Kaneshige, Charlene Matsuda and Adrienne Yoshino. Service: 11:45 a.m. tomorrow at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

Kenneth Y.T. Song, 65, of Honolulu died Friday Dec 6, 1996 in Straub Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by brother Richard; and sisters Eunice Kim, Sylvia Coito and Esther O.S. Wheelehon. Memorial service: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 10/12/1996]

 

Ok Sun Song, 82, of Honolulu died Saturday Aug 3, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. She is survived by son Hee Un; daughters Wanda K.U. Kim and Kyong Un Kamiya; 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.    [SB 06/08/1996]

 

Merle P. Songstad, 83, of Bellevue, Wash., father of Steven B. of Maui, died Sunday Oct 13, 1996  in Washington. Songstad, found er of Songstad Trucking, specialized in building drive-in theaters in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana. A World War II veteran, he is also survived by daughters Susan M. Fowler and Barbara A. Middaugh; sister Edna M. Parks; and five grandchildren. Services to be held.    [SB 16/10/1996]

 

Judy K. Sonoda if Honolulu died Thursday Jan. 4, 1996 at home.  Sonada, 48, was born in Honolulu.  She is survived by husband Robert K.; sons Scott K. and Kenan K.; mother Hatsuyo Fujimoto; half-brother  Albert Fujimoto; half-sister Thelma Aragaki; sisters Jayne Ono, Barbara Watanabe and Clara Masaki.    [SB 08/01/1996]

 

Rodney K. Sonoda of Honolulu, died  Tuesday, Feb. 27, 1996 in Queen’s Hospital.  Sonoda, 36, was born in Honolulu.  He is survived by mother Sadako;  brothers Robert K. and Edward K.; and sisters Judy Goo and Barbara Fujimoto.  [SB 29/02/1996]

 

Akie Sonomura, 86, of Honokaa, Hawaii, died Friday Oct 19, 1996  in the North Hawaii Community Hospital. She is survived by husband Torao; sons Akira, Thomas T. and Harold H.; daughters Doris A. Velasco, Ruth R. Goshi, Kay K. Hamamoto and Joyce S. Sonomura; brothers Tsutomu, Sunao, Tom T., Mamoru and Larry S. Kadooka; sister Masae Honda; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 6 p.m. Friday at the Paauilo Hongwanji Mission. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 23/10/1996]

 

FELICIANO "SONNY" SONSONA, age 64, of Perl City, passed away January 16, 1996 at Pali Momi Hospital. He was born March 31, 1931 in Honolulu. He is' survived by . Wife, Mitsue "Emiko" Sonsona; 2.sons, Fran-cis M. Sonsona, Patrick H. Son­sona; granddaughter, Melissa-Ann M. Sonsona; 2 sisters, Mrs. Tony (Theodora) Raagas of California, . Mrs. Bernard (Irene) Raagas of Nevada. He was retired form the U.S. Army as a Sergeant First Class and was also a Postal Carrier with the U.S. Postal Service   [SB 24/01/1996]

 

Daniel T.K. Soon, 79, of Wahiawa died Thursday July 18, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital. He is survived by sons Neil D. and Patrick L.; brother Joshua; and sisters Myrtle Kong and Rose Morton. Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.     [SB 23/07/1996]

 

Marie E. Soon of Kaneohe, a retired Tripler Army Medical Center nursing assistant, died Friday May 24, 1996 in Kaneohe. Soon, 87, was born in Tennessee. She is survived by daughter Vernadetta Dickson; son Robert L.; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Service: 1:15 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. [SB 29/05/1996]

 

Raymond Y. Soong of Honolulu, a Hawaii Meat Co. retiree, died April 15, 1996  in San Jose, Calif. Soong, 87, is survived by son Milton K.W.; brother James W.S. Soong; sister Helen Pang; and two grandchildren. Service: noon April 27 at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.     [SB 24/04/1996]

 

Kiyoko Sora, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Honolulu Advertiser linotypist, died Nov. 5, 1996   in St. Francis Hospital. She is survived by husband Yutaka; and brother Akira Muramatsu. Private services.   [SB 19/11/1996]

 

John A. Soto Jr., 70, of Kalaheo, Kauai, an Amfac Distribution Inc. retiree, died last Saturday Sep 21, 1996   in Queen's Hospital. Soto, a U.S. Army veteran who served during World War II, is survived by wife Josephine H.; sons Andrei, Irving and Stafford; daughters Lorinda Cosier and OrianaLee; brothers Peter and Eugenio H.; sisters Virginia Ortiz, Emma Freitas and Marie Rivera; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. Mass: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Cross Catholic Church. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.   [SB 30/09/1996]

 

Jutaro "B.J." Sotomura, 72, of Haleiwa, a retired real estate agent for Charter Realty, died Sunday Sep 29, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Kay; daughter Julie L.; brother Joseph; and sister Fumi Nakano. Private scattering of ashes.     [SB 04/10/1996]

 

Adele F. Souza, 84, of Honolulu, a Pearl Harbor Naval Supply Center retiree, died Monday July 22, 1996  in the Convalescent Center of Honolulu. She is survived by son Delbert J.; sisters Annie Freitas and Margaret Medeiros; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Graveside service: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

Agnes V. Souza of Hilo died last April 17, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. Souza, 72, was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Joseph C.; sons Ernest, Desmond, Mervin and Delton; brother Lester Vierra; five grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. Mass: 12:15 p.m. April 25 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Call after 11 a.m. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.     [SB 24/04/1996]

 

Alfred "Freddy" Souza, 88, of Hono lulu died Sunday Nov 10, 1996   in Maluhia Hospital. He is survived by sister Alice Teves. Graveside service: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Nuuanu Memorial Park.      [SB 13/11/1996]

 

Alfred D. "Al" Souza, 87, of Kalaoa, Hawaii, a retired supervisor for the former Hamakua Sugar Plantation and a security guard for the former Fact Finders and Keahole Airport, died Thursday Oct 17, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. He is survived by daughters Barbara S. Komine and Catherine S. Harris; son Robert D.; brothers Manuel D. and John D.; sisters Louise S. Vierra, Rose Souza Hamora and Belle S. Rowell; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Honokaa Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 22/10/1996]

 

Alfred P. Souza, 77, of Honolulu, a land specialist for C. Brewer & Co., died Friday June 14, 1996  in St. Francis Hospice. He is survived by wife Blase; daughters Michelle L. and Patricia A.; and brother Walter. Service: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Holy Trinity Church. Call after 6 p.m. Graveside service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations may be made to Holy Trinity School.   [SB 18 /06/1996]

 

Amelia T. Souza, 86, of Kaneohe, a retired registered nurse, died Thursday June 20, 1996  at home. She is survived by husband Manuel and sister Lydia T. Rodrigues. Service: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday  at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Nuuanu Memorial Park.   [SB 24 /06/1996]

 

Beatrice V.K. Souza, 75, of Mountain View, Hawaii, died Thursday Oct 17, 1996  in Hilo Hospital. She is survived by son Roland; daughter Valerie Kahoano-Dumoncas; brother James Kahoano; sisters Rose Eichenberg, Margaret Lee and Emma J. Rice; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Memorial services to be held at a later date.     [SB 22/10/1996]

 

Carrie S.S. Souza, 87, of Honolulu died Thursday Dec 12, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Holualoa, Hawaii, she is survived by son Wallace D.; daughters Beatrice J. Sanders, Aileen B. Cabral, Connie Petersen and Charlene Correa; brothers Joseph S. and Louie S. Sampaio; sisters Annie Martin, Lucy Rulnez and Helen Stobehn; 20 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Service: 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial to follow. Casual attire.    [SB 14/12/1996]

 

Frances T. Souza, 77, a native of Honolulu, died May 12, 1996. She is survived by daughters Lorraine, Grace, Stella, Gloria, Barbara and Marilyn; son Ernest; sister Jeannie; 25 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland.     [SB 11 /06/1996]

 

Joan D. Souza, 53, native of Honolulu, a senior flight attendant for Aloha Airlines, died Friday Sep 20, 1996  . She is survived by husband Ted; brothers Earl Jack and Kenneth S. Dye; and sisters Jeanne Dye and Carol Valant. Private services. Donations suggested to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Hawaii, Planned Parenthood of Hawaii or St. Francis Hospice.     [SB 24/09/1996]

 

Leonora "Nora" Souza of Honokaa, Hawaii, died Sunday, Jan 13, 1996 in Hilo Hospital.Souza, 81, was born in Haina, Hawaii. She is survived by son Van N.; daughters Rowena Ardoin and Maxine Sybert; brothers Louis DeRego, and Alexander and Amos Botelho; sisters Sue Nelson, Hazel Tayler, Eileen Alfonso and Ida Gouveia; four grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.  Burial: Church Cemetery.  [SB 17/01/1996]

 

Manuel J. "Mac" Souza, 75, a Dillingham Shipyard retiree, died Sunday July 21, 1996  in Laie. He is survived by daughter Maxine J. Lopez; son Craig S.; sisters Elizabeth Simpson and Ruth Miller; a grandchild; and two great-grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 4 p.m. Wednesday aboard the Escapade at Honolulu Harbor, Pier Two.   [SB 20/07/1996]

 

Mary H.E.H. Souza, 67, of Honolulu died Thursday July 25, 1996  in Kaiser Hospital. She is survived by husband John B.; sisters Rachael Moon, Rosalind Touby and Kyang Hi Owen; and brothers Yung Yong and Yung Min Moon. Burial: 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Call from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Borthwick Mortuary.   [SB 30/07/1996]

 

Patricia Souza, 52, of Kapaa, Kauai, died Sunday July 21, 1996  in Wilcox Hospital. She is survived by husband Vernon; daughters Roxanne Reis, Verna Souza-Costa and Vanessa Souza; son Ashley; sisters Louise Buser, Luella Kaui, Kathleen Kama and Anna Pacleb; and seven grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Casual attire.    [SB 25/07/1996]

 

William C. Souza, 85, of Hanamaulu, Kauai, a retired head timekeeper for Lihue Plantation, died Wednesday Sep 25, 1996   in Wilcox Hospital. He is survived by wife Gussie T.; daughters Gladys Shires and Diane Wada; sisters Addie Flores, Emily Fernandes and Minnie Victorino; brother George; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire. No flowers. [SB 27/09/1996]

 

Madeline A. Sparke, 96, of Honolulu died Thursday Aug 15, 1996  in Leahi Hospital. She is survived by daughter Nora Mossman; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.        [SB 21/08/1996]

 

John K. “J.K.” Spencer of Kaneohe a science teacher and counselor for the “Break Free Program” at Castle Hospital, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 1996 in Castle Hospital.  Spencer, 59, was born in Pueblo, Colorado.  He is survived by wife Norma B.;  son Gordon; daughter Joni Kroll;  brothers Ernest and Lassen; 2 grandchildren.   [SB 08/01/1996]

 

Edward W. Spillner of Honolulu, died Sunday, Feb. 25, 1996 in St. Francis Hospital.  Spillner, 71 was born  in Minnesota.  He is survived by  wife Amancia  B.; stepsons Reuben,  Harly and  Mariu  Paulino;  stepdaughters  Jean Vicente and Florema Paulino;  and nine grandchildren.   [SB 27/02/1/996]

 

Margaret I. Spooner of Honolulu died March 23, 1996  in St. Francis Hospital. Spooner, 92, was born in Montana. She is survived by grandchildren Deborah Anne-Proctor, Barbara J. and John E. Proctor. Inurnment: 1:30 p.m. April 4 at Alae Cemetery in Hilo. Casual attire.    [SB 03/04/1996]

 

Robert E.L. Spotswood Jr., 56, of Napoopoo, Hawaii, a carpenter, contractor, landscaper, artist and writer, died Sunday June 16, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. Spotswood, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, is survived by sons Ivor Kincaide and Joshua Spotswood; daughter Erica; mother Mary E.; brother John; and hanai brother Jan Marica. Service: 5 p.m. today at Keei Beach, South Kealakekua Bay in Kona, Hawaii. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 18 /06/1996]

 

Gloria J.H. Spragling-Wall of Waianae, a hostess for Paradise Cove, died Monday Mar 11, 1996 in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. Spragling-Wall, 46, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Corie L. Hopkins and Jamie J. Harris; father and stepmother Richard O. and Jeanette Spragling; mother Esther K. Spragling; brothers Richard O. Jr. and Carl H. Spragling; sisters Levy P. Bynum and Johnnie L.  Silva; and five grandchildren. Service: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 18/03/1996]

 

Ena A. Sroat, 89, of Honolulu died Monday Dec 16, 1996. Born in Denmark, she is survived by daughter Ena M.; and five grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 19/12/1996]

 

Helen E. Staab, 99, of Princeville, Kauai, a secretary for M A Cornell Insurance, died Tuesday Sep 17, 1996   at home. She is survived by daughters Agnes Staab and Georgina Fuller; a grandchild; and three great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Kapaa, Kauai. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: church cemetery. Casual attire.  [SB 21/09/1996]

 

Herbert V. Stafford, 40, of Keauhou, Hawaii, an astronomer, carpenter, mechanic, plumber, fire protection installer, and maintenance man and manager/operator of apartments, died Sept. 9, 1996  in Kona Community Hospital. He is survived by companion Bobbie L. Teruel; wife Donna S.; daughter Jennifer A.; mother Vivian Fowler; father Eugene; brothers Cleon Stafford and Larry McCoskey; sisters Grace Boyer, Susan Russell and Jerry Straley; and a grandchild. No services.   [SB 18/09/1996]

 

Larry E. Stanley, 68, of Waialua, a building contractor, died Saturday Aug 31, 1996  at home. He is survived by wife Alice; son Stirman; daughters Wendy Lopez and Cindy Wachsman; brother Kenneth; sister Joretta Spulman; and four grandchildren. Memorial service: 11 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery. Inurnment to follow. Aloha attire.    [SB 04/09/1996]

 

Richard W. Stanley, 67, of Kailua, a retired University of Hawaii professor who was the chairman of the Animal Science Department and owner of Puu Ohu Ranch, died Monday Sep 30, 1996 in Queen's Hospital. He is survived by wife Hiroko N.; sons Kenneth G., Kaito G., Jonathan H. and Samuel S.; daughter Suzanne K. Yount; ex-wife Marian; sister Faye Hummel; brother David; and three grandchildren. Service over his ashes: 7 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to the American Heart Association.    [SB 02/10/1996]

 

Cynthus R. “Lokelani  Star of  Honokaa, Hawaii,  age 45, a metaphysical healer, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 1996 in a two car accident on the  Hawaii Belt Hawaii near Hilo. [SB 29/02/1996]

 

Doris B. Stark, 80, of Sun City, Ariz., formerly of Hawaii, died Tuesday Oct 8, 1996  in Arizona. She is survived by husband Clifford L.; daughters Sherie Broekema and Eadean Scribner; sister Emma Davies; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Service to be held on the mainland.      [SB 12/10/1996]

 

Betty D. Starker, 42, of Lahaina, died Sept. 30, 1996  in a automobile accident in Maalaea, Maui. Survived by parents Merrill and Betty; son David L. Williams; daughters Laurel L. Starker and Charlotte D. and Vanessa Ann Williams; brothers Richard, Terry and Mike; sister Merrill; 2 grandchildren. Private service.    [SB 07/10/1996]

 

John A. Starr of Kaneohe, who died March 2, 1996  in Kuakini Hospital, is also survived by wife Jean. Incorrect information provided by the mortuary.

Bernadette “Bernie” Tolentino of Kahului, a general merchandising clerk for Safeway, died Monday in the Pearl City Nursing Home. Tolentino, 34, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Billie Honeycutt; and brothers Rodney, Bernard, Benjamin and Rosendo. Service: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary, call from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and after 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Cremation to follow.   [SB 18/03/1996]

 

Susan S. Starzenski, 78, of Waianae, a retired assembly line worker for the General Nutrition Co., died Sunday Nov 3, 1996  in St. Francis Hospice. She is survived by sons Robert and Eugene; brothers Henry M., Setsuo, Shoichi and James S. Katsuda; sister Peggy S. Ngo; a grandchild; and a great-grandchild. Private services.      [SB 07/11/1996]

 

Charles O. Staton, 55, of Honolulu, a retired Hickam Air Force Base, Civilian Personnel Office, manager, died last Tuesday July 23, 1996  at home. Staton, a U.S. Army veteran, is survived by brothers Thomas and Robert. Private services. Casual attire.   [SB 30/07/1996]

 

Michael Steckler, a hair designer, died Tuesday May 28, 1996 in Honolulu. He is survived by son Michael; daughters Terry Steckler and Linda Rost; stepmother Bertha; brothers George, Robert, Leonard, Richard and Christian; sisters Veronica Usselman and Emily Leger; and two grandchildren. Service: 5 p.m. June 9 at Kahala Mandarin Hotel, Magnum Bar. Aloha attire.  [SB 31/05/1996]

 

Molly Steffen of Kailua, died Jan. 31, 1996 in Kailua.  Steffen, 90, was born in Dortmund, Germany.  She is survived by son  Frank;  sister Millie Berg; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.  [SB 08/02/1996]

 

Patricia C. Stephanidis, 64, of Kihei, Maui, died Friday July 5, 1996  in Maui Memorial Hospital. She is survived by sons Stephen and James J.; daughter Patricia; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Service over her ashes: 7 a.m. Thursday at St. Theresa's Church.    [SB 09/07/1996]

 

Arthur P. Stephenson of Kailua, a retired insurance broker, died Sunday Jan 7, 1996 in Castle Hospital.  Stephenson, 81, was born in Iowa.  He is survived by wife Virginia; son John and daughter Sandra.  [SB 10/01/1996]

 

Frank L. Stephenson of Honolulu, a retired  postal supervisor, died Monday, Feb. 19, 1996  in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi.  Stephenson, 85, was born in Kansas.  He is survived by two sisters and and three grandchildren. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.  [SB 22/02/1996]

 

David S. Sterrett, 75, of Honolulu, a retired U.S. Navy captain, died Saturday July 12, 1996  in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Whitney; sons Dr. Randall S. and Chad C.; and six grandchildren. No services.      [SB 17/07/1996]

 

Gerard  J. Steuart of  Honolulu, a retired U.S. Army captain and  tax representative for the California State Franchise Tax Board, died Jan. 16, 1996 in Honolulu.  Steuart, 73, was born in Clarksburg, West Virginia