Honolulu Advertiser & Star Bulletin Obituaries

January 1 – December 31, 1997

 

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Primitribo “Rudy” Gabato, 78, of Ewa Beach, a retired mill worker with Oahu Sugar, died April 25, 1997  in Maluhia Hospital. Born in Waipahu, he is survived by wife Felicidad; sons Milton W. and Ryan P.; daughters Diana F. La Vallee, Lorraine J. Silva and Madeline C. Heil; sister Cris Lim; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Ewa Immaculate Conception Church. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: noon Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary.  Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.      [ SB 06/05/1997]

 

Clement Gabriel, 56, of Waianae, a bus driver with Oahu Transit Services, died Saturday May 3, 1997 in Waianae Comprehensive Health Center. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Lorita; son Preston; hanai daughter Rachel Lavatai; brothers Kenneth and Edward; and sister Margarete Guttierz. Services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: 1 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.  Call from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Burial: Greenhaven Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.      [ SB 06/05/1997]

 

James P. Gabriel, 85, of Honolulu, a retired City and County accounting clerk for the Royal Hawaiian Band, died Sunday Jan 19, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Juliette; sons Ed, Leonard and Herbert; daughters Elizabeth Nelmeida, Billie Gabriel-Zito, Constance Solomon and Jamie Correra; sisters Lillian Pang, Elizabeth Au, Dolores Mandap, Veronica Gabriel, Carmen Smith and Lucille Gabriel; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa.  Call after 6:30 p.m. Private scattering of ashes.     [SB 21/01/1997]

 

Natlie K. Gacutan, 25, of Pahoa, Hawaii will be remembered in services Saturday. Her body was found on a Hilo street July 11, 1997. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Arthur; daughter Sheyla Kanehailua; sons Anston Omega, Klayden Gacutan and Keoki K. Araujo; mother Leona Omega; father Charles Kanehailua; brothers Keith Tacut and Kupono Kanehailua; sisters Rainie Taniguchi, Stephanie Ignacio, Brandie Tacut and Juanita, Maria and Grace Kanehailua; and grandparents Ruby and Tolola Malepeai. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire.  No flowers.   [SB 23/07/1997]

 

Marvin L. Gaines, 68, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii County equipment mechanic, died Monday Feb 3, 1997 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Miami, he is survived by wife Hazel; sons Douglas Anthony and Louren H. Gaines; daughters Paula Smith and Valerie Remmers; brothers Frank and Irvin; sister Juanita Martin; and four grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary, call after 6 p.m.; and 10 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary, call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

 

Raymond M. “Ray” Gakiya, 49, of Pearl City, a Pearl Harbor Shipyard supervisory engineer, died Friday Dec 5, 1997 at home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Cynthia S.; daughter Chalsey N.; parents Charles S. and Shizue; and brother Clifford. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Flora A. Galamgam, 82, of Honolulu died May 11, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital. Born in San Juan, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, she is survived by sons Nicolas, Belly and Jessie “Orlando”; daughters Fely Argel, Lolita Savella, Perfecta Cabingas, Emily Buan and Gemma Balancio; 29 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20   S. Kukui St. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Philomena Church, 3300 Ala Laulani St. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.    [SB  28/05/1997]

 

Manuel D. Galante, 78, of Volcano, Hawaii, a retired Volcano National Park assistant foreman, died Thursday Feb 6, 1997 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Mountain View, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Eleanor J.; daughters Joan Silva, Mary Peterson, Annette Manuel and Cynthia Galante; brothers John and Gilbert; sisters Olivia Martin, Dorothy Gamsky, Annie Murphy and Gussie Norton; and five grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Memorial Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 9 a.m. Thursday at Memorial Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hawaii Veteran Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Eustaquio A. Galapon,97, of Kekaha, Kauai, a retired laborer with Kekaha Sugar Co., died Nov. 24, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Paniqui, Tarlac, the Philippines, he is survived by daughters Mercedes Almondia and Aurelia Eugenio; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kekaha Methodist Church.  Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Kekaha Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 04/12/1997]

 

June H. Galase, 51, of Waipahu, a school/tour bus driver for Roberts Tours, died last Wednesday Jan 15,1 997 in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born on Maui, she is survived by sons Bernard Kaolulo and Mark Aitu; daughters Louella and Marcie Kaolulo, July Goodhue and Laura Gallegos; mother Hattie Ako; brothers Rolland and Samuel Ako; and seven grandchildren.  Service: 12:15 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire.   [SB 22/01/1997]

 

Francisco Galban, 77, of Honaunau, Kona, a retired sugar plantation laborer, died Sunday Jun 1, 1997 in Kona Community Hospital. Born in the Philippines, he is survived by daughter Leona Tacub; brothers Larry, Pedro and Joseph Galban and Milicio, Jimmy and Alberto Amion; sisters Sue Meria and Helen Viernes; and three grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Holualoa Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kona Memorial Park. Casual attire.     [SB 04/06/1997]

 

Kenneth C. Gale, 43, of San Francisco, former owner of gardening service Gale Enterprises, Honolulu, died Monday Apr 21, 1997. He is survived by partner James C.  Lima; father Edward L.; sisters Donna J. and Teri Wey; and hanai family Bob and Sharon Ogawa. Scattering of ashes: 4 p.m. May 3 in Hawaii Kai. Call 396-6839.    [SB 24/04/1997]

 

Eugene E. Galeon, 85, of Honolulu, a retired Royal Hawaiian Hotel waiter, died Thursday May 8, 1997 at home. Born in the Philippines, he is survived by sons Randall and Kevin; daughters Sharon Mika and Mallory Pasion; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday and 12:30 p.m.  Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. Casual attire.       [SB 13/05/1997]

 

Margarita P. Galera, 92, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a housewife, died Monday Jun 9, 1997 in the Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in Paoay, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, she is survived by daughter Felisa Casil; 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Wake: 6 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary; call 5-9 p.m.  Mass: 9 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church; call after 8 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 12/06/1997]

 

Agustin U. Galinato Jr., 53, of Honolulu, died Jan. 31, 1997 in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Pinili, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Maria; son Bobby; daughter Lilia; father Agustin; mother Tomasa; sisters Virginia Rambas, Norma Garcia, Julie Northrup and Teresita Tan; and two grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 10:45 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

 

Lillian A. Galindo, 63, of Kapolei, a doctor’s secretary, died July 4, 1997  at home.  She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by father Jose P. Aguihap; mother Adelina M. Aguihap; sons Anthony Ramos and Nimrod, Syril, Daniel, Silver, Joseph, Julian and Alexander Galindo; daughter Maria A. Grogg; brother Johnny M. Aguihap; sisters Jovita Delaforce, Lourdes A. Foss, Emelia A. Ong, Josephine Agustin and Rosa A. Spinks, and 10 grandchildren. Private services.     [SB 14/07/1997]

 

Julieta T. Galiza, 57, of Waianae died Sept. 16, 1997  in Waianae. Born in Kawayan, Isabela, the Philippines, she is survived by son Raymundo; daughter Marissa; brothers Asiong, Silvino and Toring Tangalin; and sisters Esther, Mercy, Teresa and Teriang Tangalin. Services: noon Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.   [SB 25/09/1997]

 

Natividad “Dorothy” Galiza, 75, of Wahiawa died March 22, 1997  in Riverside, Calif. Born in Waialua, Hawaii, she is survived by sons Edward, Leonard, Roland, Steven, Derwin and Brian; daughters Carmen Luna, Patricia Lorita, Geraldine Abergas and Theresa Jimenez; brother Jose Galariada; sister Evelyn Fernandez; 17 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m.  Tuesday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, Wahiawa. Call 6-9 p.m. Burial held.    [SB 25/04/1997]

 

Charles W. Gallagher, 50, of Englewood, Colo., a retired U.S. Navy master chief, died May 1, 1997  in McMurdo Station, Antarctica. Born in Los Angeles, he is survived by daughters Monica Allison and Shawn and Erin Gallagher; brother Richard; sister Bonnie; ex-wife Penny Drozo; and a grandson. No services. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Send anecdotes or stories to Bonnie Gallagher, c/o 2777 N. Girasol, Palm Springs, Calif.        [SB 21/06/1997]

 

Elena M. Gallardo, 71, of Honolulu died Nov. 21, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, she is survived by daughters Victoria G. Willison and Cristalina G. Albano; brothers Mariano, Roque, Abraham and Felipe Marcelino; sister Beatriz Guttierez; and two grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m.  Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.     [SB 17/12/1997]

 

Raymond Gallardo, 67, of Honolulu, a semiretired sales clerk for Car Quest Co., died Tuesday jan 14, 1997 at home. Born in Lihue, he is survived by brother Carlos; and sisters Preciosa Tomacder, Paula Ballesteros and Trina Horan. No services.     [SB 16/01/1997]

 

Helen C. Gallego, 73, of Waianae died May 31, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital.  Born in Paia, Maui, she is survived by sons Joselito and Josue; daughters Julieta Lozano and Fe Lagundino; brothers William and Anthony Caliedo; and 10 grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Visitation: 8 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.   [SB 10/06/1997]

 

Roman G. Gambito, 74, of Kalaheo, Kauai, a senior sugar processor for McBryde Sugar Co., died last Tuesday Mar 18, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital. He was born in Candon, Ilocos, the Philippines. Survived by wife Dolores; daughters Michelle, Maylynn and Roxanne; son Raymond; sisters Candida Haboc and Marciana Gaboy, and a grandson. Services: 6:30 p.m. April 3 at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary; call from 5 to 8 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. April 4 at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Kalaheo; call from 9 to 10:45 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens, Lihue. Casual or aloha attire.

 

Gloria C. Gamboa-Toriano, 72, of Waipahu, a Territorial Savings & Loan retiree, died last Tuesday Feb 11, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Papaikou, Hawaii, she is survived by husband Ernest H. “Ernie” Toriano; son Paul Gamboa; stepson Preston Toriano; daughter Donna Gamboa; brothers Terry, Jesse and Angelo Alicuben; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Aldrico G. Games, 87, of Honolulu, a retired kitchen worker at Kuakini Health Systems, died March 5, 1997 at Kuakini Hospital. Born in Candon, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Felisa A.; son Corregidor; daughter Manila Young; brother George Galope; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Wake: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Call 6-9 p.m. Service: 10:45 a.m. Friday at the cathedral. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

 

Emily D.T.I. Gamet, 94, of Kaneohe, owner of Waikiki Day Care, died Sept. 15, 1997  in Kailua. Born in Grand Rapids, Mich., she is survived by daughter Nadine Harbottle; sons Henry Jr. and Donald Inouye; sister Dorothy Hines; 15 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great-grandchildren. She will be remembered in services 10 a.m.  Saturday at the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 45-119 Kaneohe Bay Drive. Call after 9:30 a.m. Private scattering of ashes.    [SB 23/09/1997]

 

Daniel A. Gamez, 38, of Omao, Kauai, a carpenter, died Tuesday Oct 28, 1997 at home.  Born in California, he is survived by wife Cheryle; son Michael; daughter Jennifer; parents Irene and Joe; brother Tom Zuniga; and sister Mary Machado.  Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Koloa Missionary Church. Casual or aloha attire.   [SB 30/10/1997]

 

Melchor S. Gamiao, 35, of Ewa Beach died Monday Jun 9, 1997 in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Arleen “Sanidad”; son Melchor S. Jr.; daughters Kathryn and Leanne S.; parents Mr.  and Mrs. Leonides K.; grandmother Marcela Sagucio; and brothers Diomedes, Franklin, Ronilo and Roel. Services: 7:30 p.m. next Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. June 21 at Hawaiian Memorial Park.       [SB 13/06/1997]

 

Pastor Ganal, 91, of Honolulu, a retired housekeeper at Leahi Hospital, died March 28, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Emily P.; sons Francis Yokoyama, Gary Kauwe, Ron and Gary Ganal and Elliot Kalauawa; daughter Rebecca Daguro; 20 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10:15 a.m. Tuesday at Sts. Peter and Paul Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

 

Clement Gandall, 71, of Hilo, a retired heavy equipment operator, died Wednesday Oct 29, 1997 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Kau, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Helen K.; stepson Milburn Halemano; daughter R. Haunani Keawe-Aiko; stepdaughters Virginia Kalua, Yvonne Kawaihae and Elaine Tampon; brother Henry; sisters Emma Nahooikaika, Addie Ah Yo and Mary Halemano; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Services: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Malia Puka O Kalani, Keaukaha Catholic Church. Inurnment: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 31/10/1997]

 

Julina K. Gandall, 92, of Honolulu died March 29, 1997  in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. Born in Laie, she is survived by sister Lottie Talkington. Private services.

 

Abraham “Abe” Gandaoli,61, of Waipahu, retired from Pan American Airways, died Monday Dec 8, 1997 in Waipahu. Born in Waipahu, he is survived by wife Adrienne E.; sons Aaron K. and Theron A.; daughters Noelle A. and Dawnelle A.; brothers Berhado and Emilio “Sam”; sister Remegio Ormita; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Tuesday at St.  Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Hwy. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Casual attire.       [SB 13/12/1997]

 

Philomena K.I.H. Ganer, 59, of Kealakehe, Kona, died Tuesday Nov 11, 1997 at home.  Born in Kalaoa, Kona, she is survived by her children’s father, Alfredo; sons Abel K., Alfred K. and John K.; daughters Anacita I., Dyana P. and Lavenda I.; brothers Karin, Solomon and David Haleamau; sisters Alice Hoohuli, Florence M. Chew, Esther Brown and Laverne L. Howard; step-father Cirilo Rosario Sr.; step-brothers Cirilo Jr. and Edward Rosario; and 17 grandchildren.  Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Kekaha Mauna Ziona Church, Kona. Call after 7 a.m. Inurnment: church cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 14/11/1997]

 

Irenio S. Gansit, 89, of Mililani, a retired state employee, died Sunday Mar 9, 1997 at home. Born in the Philippines, he is survived by wife Candilaria; sons Irenio S. Jr. and Eugene S.; daughters Torise T. Palaita, Irene S.G. Solia and Eugenia S. Gansit; hanai daughter Darnet T. Sene; brother Romulo; and nine grandchildren. Service: noon Tuesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

 

Veronica Gabuat Garabiles, 78, of Waipahu, died July 26, 1997  at St. Francis Medical Center West. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by husband Lazaro; sons Jose, Dom, Lito and Fred; daughters Nieves Galapate, Maria Taligatos, Celia Galdonez and Nida Centeno; brothers Bernardo, Jose and Ben Gabuat; sisters Telesfora Gamueda and Lolita Galvez; 22 grandchildren; a great-grandchild. Mass: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Theresa Co-Cathedral. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 9:30 a.m. Friday at the church.  Call after 8:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

 

Baltazar P. Garces, 88, of Maunaloa, Molokai, died May 16, 1997  in Kaunakakai.  Born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Angeline; sons Baltazar Jr., Petronilo and Damien; daughters Caroline Tateyama, Bernadette Kaai, Belinda Ramos and Zelda Kalilikane; brother Vicente; and sisters Juana Garces and Vivencia Cauton. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Friday at St.  Sophia Catholic Church, Kaunakakai. Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Vincent Catholic Church, Maunaloa, Molokai. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Maunaloa Cemetery.    [SB  28/05/1997]

 

Beatrice L. Garcia, 83, died Thursday May 1, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital. Born in Koloa, Kauai, she is survived by son Harvey; sisters Emilia Perriera and Rose Mazick, three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens, Kapaia.

 

Carnelian K. “Keno” Garcia, 58, of Honolulu died June 17, 1997. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Wesley; sons Warren Morton, Christopher Filo, Wesley Mark and Monty P. Garcia; daughters Lehua Kiyabu, Jessie Furtado, Bernice Garcia, Josephine Haraguchi and Edith Guerrero; brothers Elliot and Farrell DeMatta; sisters Abigail Scanlan, Puanani Ing, Donna Lii, Harriet Smith, Glenn Kawamura, Honey Lei Samer, Janice Chung and Helen DeMatta; 15 grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday, Kawaiahao Church. Call 4-8 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.      [SB 25/06/1997]

 

Graciano C. “Buckalao” Garcia, 85, of Kealia, Kauai, a carpenter for Lihue Plantation, died last Thursday Dec 18, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Beatriz “Maty”; son Jeffery; daughter Shirley Wilkie; brother Jaime, and three grandchildren. Services: 9 to 10 a.m.  Tuesday at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church. Call from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday at the church. Burial: St. Catherine’s Church Cemetery. Casual attire.       [SB 25/12/2997]

 

Ida deCoit Garcia, 94, of Hilo died Thursday Apr 10, 1997 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Ahualoa, Hawaii, she is survived by daughters Evelyn Amid and Florence “Flossie” Fergerstrom; sister Florence Soares; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Lourdes, Honokaa Catholic Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Honokaa Catholic Church Cemetery.

 

Julia M. Garcia, 89, of Honolulu, a volunteer and employee of Queen’s Medical Center, died Monday Aug 11, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in Hawaii, she is survived by daughters Lucille Denis and Miki Beamer; sister Marie Watkins; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.  Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Call after 10:30 a.m.  Private inurnment. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Palolo Care Home, 2459 10th Ave., Honolulu 96816 or Hawaii Heart Association.     [SB 13//08/1997]

 

Magdalina B. “Helen” Garcia, 79, of Honolulu died Thursday Jun 19, 1997 in St.  Francis-West Hospital. Born in Olaa, Hawaii, she is survived by son Ronald “Ron” Biton; daughters Marilyn Crespo and Janet Mc Kinney; brothers Manuel “Manny,” Alfred, Eugene and Albert Lagrimas; sisters Julie Lopez, Betty Adona and Barbara Tabanera; nine grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Family Church, 280 Main St., Honolulu. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.        [SB 24/06/1997]

 

Max S. Garcia, 93, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed taxi driver, died July 20, 1997  in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Yasuko; son Max N.; a grandchild; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.     [SB 30/07/1997]

 

Michael L.K. Garcia, 35, of Kaimuki, a rhythm guitarist with “Abby  Norml,” died last Saturday Nov 15, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by fiancee Adele Rice; father Louis; stepmother Valery; sisters Shandra-Dee and Lori-Jean; and brothers Louis and John. Memorial services: 10:45 a.m.  Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Inurnment: Hawaiian Memorial Park.    [SB 17/11/1997]

 

Paciencia O. Garcia, 84, of Ewa Beach died last Tuesday Aug 19, 1997 in Ewa Beach.  Born in the Philippines, she is survived by children Concepcion O., Estela O.  and Alexis O. Garcia and Leonila G. Lauer and Georgina G. Lee; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Private services.     [SB 26/08/1997]

 

William C. Garcia, 72, of Puunene, Maui, a supervisor at Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co., died Tuesday Apr 22, 1997 at Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Puunene, he is survived by wife Ann R.; daughter Elizabeth; son William Jr.; sisters Eva Gonsales, Dorothy Sang and Theresa Edwards; brothers Antone and Fred; six stepchildren; and two grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Monday at Christ the King Church, Kahului. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Veterans Cemetery.    [SB 26/04/1997]

 

Mercedes K. Gardner, 75, of Anahola, Hawaii, died Wednesday Jan 22, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital.  Born in Huleia, Hawaii, she is survived by sons Clarence, Alton and Edean; daughters Iris J. Woodward and Loyann Gardner; brothers Samuel and Clarence Napoleon; sisters Edna Duarte, Dixie L. Kashima and Gladys Olsen; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Service: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick/Kauai Mortuary.  Burial: Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Casual/aloha attire.      [SB 24/01/1997]

 

Remedios D. Garduque, 93, of Honolulu died Wednesday Nov 19, 1997 in Hale Ho Aloha Care Home. Born in Caviti, the Philippines, she is survived by daughter-in-law Mabel; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Mass: noon Wednesday at Our Lady of Peace Cathedral. Call after 10:45 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. No flowers. Donations suggested to Aloha United Way.          [SB 22/11/2997]

 

Guillermo D.D.C. Garo, 76, of Ewa Beach died May 8, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Laoag, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Consolacion L. “Consing”; daughter Nenita Gadingan; brother Hipolito; sisters Patricia Agngarayngay, Regina Jacinto, Marcelina Garo, Irene Dagan and Fenonila Pascual, and two grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 91-1004 North Road, Ewa Beach. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.     [SB 04/06/1997]

 

Inocencia A. Garo, 76, of Honolulu died Thursday Aug 7, 1997 in Kuakini Hospital.  Born in the Philippines, she is survived by son Otelo; daughters Florencia Abitong, Filomena Simpliciano and Esperanza Dulay; sister Tomasa Sarmiento; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m.  Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Church, Puuhale Road. Call after 10:45 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.       [SB 12//08/1997]

 

Gregory P. Garrigan, 51, of Hauula, a retired schoolteacher, died Wednesday Oct 8, 1997 in Kahuku. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Karie; sons Gregory and Clayneal; daughters Mileka Tilini and Karen Garrigan; and sisters Alma Babb, Elizabeth “Ipolani” Magalei and Darlyne Garrigan-Lealao. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hauula makai chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Aloha attire.     [SB 14/10/1997]

 

Ruben Garza, 60, of Aiea, a retired U.S. Navy senior chief, died last Wednesday Oct 29, 1997 in Tripler Hospital. Born in Arlington, Texas, he is survived by wife Patsy A.; sons Andre Espiritu, and Shane and Shon Dolera; daughters Serena Hassel, Desiree Naverrete, Steffani Ross and Corrine Quinto; brothers Ellis and Alfonso; sisters Nidia Sanderfur, Cilia Hammic and Olga Katzenbuger; 17 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 05/11/1997]

 

Fermin Gasmen, 82, of Waimanalo, a retired dairyman for Foremost Dairies, died June 6, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Engracia Z. “Grace”; sons James and Joseph; daughters Jaynine Mertens and Joanna Gasmen; brothers Bienvenido “Bidong” and Maximino “Minong”; sister Maria G. Valdez; and seven grandchildren.  Wake: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.  Casual attire.        [SB 24/06/1997]

 

Felix D. Gaspar,76, of Ewa Beach, retired from Oahu Sugar Co., died Dec.  21, 1997 in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Laoag City, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Quintina B. “Remed”; son Guillermo; daughter Conchita Fiesta; brothers Candido and Andres; sisters Leocadio Basilio, Filomena Luis and Francesca Manibog; and seven grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 9:45 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Petra S. Gaspar, 69, of Honolulu died June 22, 1997  in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, she is survived by son Enrique; daughters Violet Gaspar and Merlina Santella; brothers Leonardo and Louis Serna; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of the Mount Church, 1614 Monte St. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.    [SB 09/07/1997]

 

Isabelle “Lee” Gaspar, 41, of Kahului died Thursday Jun 19, 1997 in Olowalu, Maui.  Born in Honolulu, she is survived by mother Isabella Chimura; brothers Abraham Jr., Alan, Steven, Anthony, Daniel and Phillip; and sister Della Dias. Services: 7 p.m. Monday  at Nakamura Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Inurnment: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.        [SB 21/06/1997]

 

James S. “Canuto” Gaspar, 72, of Honolulu died April 28, 1997  in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Petra; sons Enrique and Jeffrey; daughters Violet Gaspar, Merlina Santella, and Marvelyn Gaspar; brothers Bernardino, Atilano and Pedro; sisters Avelina Uy, Rosemarie Racho, Remedios Serna, Herminia G. Solis and Laureana G. Flores; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church, 2324 Omilo Lane. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.       [SB 13/05/1997]

 

Richard J. “Joey” Gaspar Jr., 22, of Kailua-Kona will be remembered in services Monday. He was killed in a two-car crash in South Kohala on the Big Island Tuesday Jul 28, 1997. He was a waiter at Hilton Waikoloa Village and a staff sergeant with ROTC. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by mother Carolyn K.L. Puu; father Richard J.; sisters Rima J. Gaspar, Sara K.G. Song and Charmaine E. and Suzette K. Gaspar and Leina‘ala G. Tangaro; hanai brother Shannon P.; fiancee Romy Ignacio; and grandfathers Gilbert Lau and Richard J. Gaspar. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Monday at Kona Palisades Estate Recreation Center, Kalaoa, Kona. Call 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Casual attire.   [SB 01/08/1997]

 

Arcadia P. Gatdula, 81, of Mililani, died Jan. 23, 1997 in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Bulacan, the Philippines, she is survived by sons Efren, Daniel, Romeo Rolan, Oscar and Roger; daughters Lydia Ocampo, Virginia Angeles, Juliet Silva, Corazon Layon and Rosalie Reyes; brother Irineo Pancho; sister Lucing Ko; 32 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. John Apostles and Evangelist Church, 95-370 Kuahelani Ave. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Mabel I. Gates, 81, of Great Falls, S.C., mother of Richard H. of Honolulu, died Monday Mar 31, 1997 in Charlotte, N.C. Born in McAdenville, N.C., she is also survived by husband Charlie W.; daughter Jane; sons Charles E., Jack R., John L., Joe D. and Ronnie H.; brothers Rufus M. and Marvin H. Ingle; sisters Frances I. Dagenhart and Lucy I. Neely; 23 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Services: today in Great Falls, S.C. Donations suggested to St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 521, Great Falls, S.C. 29055.

 

Samuel T. Gates, of Honolulu died Tuesday Aug 26, 1997 in Straub Hospital. He was born in Knoxville, Tenn. He is survived by daughter Keith G. Guider; sons Michael and John C.; sister Frances Sterchi; brother John W., five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Memorial services: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Andrew’s Cathedral. Aloha attire. No flowers.  [SB 28/08/1997]

 

Manuel Gavina, 89, of Kapaa, Kauai, died Tuesday Feb 4, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital. Born in the Philippines, he is survived by nephews Felix and Pedro. Private services.

 

Kathryn E.K. Gay, 89, of Waianae, an audit clerk with Internal Revenue Service, died Sunday Aug 3, 1997 at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by daughters Wanda “Mililani” Ulmer, Pilialoha Oliver and Haleakala Adcock; son James “Sonny”; sister Elizabeth Shizuru; brothers Nelson K. Rice and Herbert Smith; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Services: 2:30 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 12:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.      [SB 05/08/1997]

 

Phoebe K. Gedge, 78, of Honolulu, a Department of Education health and physical education teacher, died Friday Feb 14, 1997 in Straub Hospital. Born in Lahaina, she is survived by husband G. Donald; daughters Jill M. Buaupre, G. Donna Gedge and Catherine K. Payne; sisters Dolores M. Martin, Libana Crabb and Gertrude F. Berger; brother Richard D.  Furtado; and three grandchildren. Private services. Donations suggested to St. Andrew’s Priory.

 

Nicholas N. Gega, 57, a crane operator who was born in Honolulu, died May 28, 1997  in San Pedro, Calif. He is survived by wife Charlotte; daughters Nicholette Armstrong and Lei Morales; brothers Terry Gega and Hano Cornwell; sisters Nicolene Chang, Lana Sato, Fatty Lau and Amelia Abreu; and five grandchildren. Memorial services: 9 a.m. tomorrow at Glad Tidings Church, Hilo. Inurnment: Homelani Memorial Park.   [SB 06/06/1997]

 

Thomas A. Gentle, 51, of Honolulu, died Friday Oct 24, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in Bronx, N.Y., he is survived by fiancee Evelyn Bautista. Services: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.     [SB 29/10/1997]

 

George Georgieff, 75, of Honolulu died Dec. 21, 1997. He was born in Bulgaria.  He is survived by wife Carmen Gertrude; son Kriston Constantinov; stepchildren Bryce and Kevin Freeman and Raelene Antolin, and sister Madenka. Services: noon Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Inurnment: Diamond Head Memorial Park.      [SB 31/12/2997]

 

Teodoro L. Gervacio, 89, of Waialua died July 13, 1997  in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Adelaida G.; and sisters Lorenza Gervacio and Carlina G. Castillo. Wake: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Michael’s Church, 67-390 Goodale Ave., Waialua. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.       [SB 25/07/1997]

 

John T. Gibo, 69, of Kaneohe, a retired vice president of sales for Central Pacific Supplies Corp. and formerly employed by Amfac, died Wednesday May 21, 1997 in Castle Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by companion Emily T. Higa; son Christopher K. “Kit”; daughters Madeline H. Gibo and Cecelia M.G.  Sasaki; mother Kose; brothers Peter S., Kiyoshi “James”, and Jack I.; sister Joyce E. Higa; and three grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB  24/05/1997]

 

Morris M. Gibo, 52, of Honolulu, an employee of state Department of Accounting and General Services, died Tuesday Sep 30, 1997 in Hale Pulama Mau. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Leatrice; daughters Stacy Choi, Tammie Oki and Tammy Emoto; son Todd Emoto; mother Betty; brothers George and Clyde; and a granddaughter. Services: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 04/10/1997]

 

Homer K. Giffard, 62, of Honolulu, a retired automotive service worker, died Sept. 14, 1997  at home. He is survived by brothers James, George and Matthew; sister Henrietta M. Wilson, Winifred P. Carreira, Elizabeth Benedict and Frances B. Giffard. Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Patrick’s Church. Call after 9 a.m.  Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.   [SB 23/09/1997]

 

Kenneth J. Gilbert, 59, of Waianae, a carpenter, died March 10, 1997 in Waianae. Born in Chicago, he is survived by sister Arline and brothers Jerald and Thomas. Private scattering of ashes.

 

Alexander Gilding, 79, of Honolulu, a retired federal firefighter captain, died Wednesday April 23, 1997at home. He was born in Honolulu. Survived by wife Margaret; sons Alexander Jr., Gordon A., Gregory and Damien; 4 grandchildren; a great-grandson. Services: 10:30 a.m. tomorrow, Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.     [SB 28/04/1997]

 

Lois Mae Gillespie, 80, of Wahiawa died Friday Oct 31, 1997. Born in Los Angeles, she is survived by daughters Daphne Selbert, Kathleen Tice and Susan and Gail Gillespie; and six grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 04/11/1997]

 

Norman S. Gima, 74, of Honolulu, owner and proprietor of N.S. Gima Trucking, died Friday Jan 3, 1997 in the Convalescent Center of Honolulu. Born in Makawao, Maui, he is survived by wife Esther M.; son Leonard M.; daughter Shirley R. Kono; brothers Richard S., Warren S., Tommy S. and Gilbert S.; sisters Ruth H. Miyashiro and Lillian M. Nakano; and two grandchildren. Service: 4 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 07/01/1997]

 

Susan Y. Gima, 52, of Aiea, an employee of Mikasa, died Aug. 1, 1997  at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by brothers Kenneth T. and Dr. Orin T. Private services.    [SB 20/08/1997]

 

Masao Ginoza, 82, of Honolulu, retired owner and proprietor of New Era Florist, died Wednesday Apr 9, 1997 at home. Born in Wailuku, he is survived by wife Kameyo “Kay”; daughters Joyce Y. Miyashiro, Frances M. Ginoza, Elaine S. Tanigawa Jr.; brother Kinjiro; sisters Kikue Shiroma and Yoshie Ishimine; and five grandchildren. Memorial services: 6 p.m.  Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.

 

Ralph M. Gishi, 67, of Kailua, a retired Public Works Center, Pearl Harbor planner/estimator, died last Tuesday Nov 11, 1997 in Kuakini Hospital. He was born in Wailuku. Survived by wife Makiko; sons Charles G. and Keith C.; daughters Brenda H. Angel and Leticia L. Guillermo; brothers Larry S., Harold M. and Robert M.; sisters Ethel Burge, Betty Welch and Lillian N. Nuuhiwa; 8 grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Inurnment: 3 p.m. Monday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. No flowers.     [SB 18/11/2997]

 

Charlotte Given, 78, of Honolulu, a member of Hale O Na Alii, died Thursday Mar 13, 1997 in Straub Hospital. She was born in North Kona. She is survived by sons William Mitchell and George Smith; daughter Barbara Alapai; brother Charles Mitchell; sisters Miriam Kainoa, Rebecca Hopfe and Katie Pali; hanai daughter Laverne Bolosan; 20 grandchildren, and 22 great-grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Graveside service: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Yun Hee Chun Given, 101, of Honolulu died Sept. 21, 1997  in Maunalani Nursing Center. Born in Chin Ju, Korea, she is survived by sons David Khil and Harry Park; daughters Mary Zarbaugh, Adeline Carpenter and Ruth Given; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 30/09/1997]

 

Gretchen S. Giacometti, 92, of Keauhou, Kona, a retired art teacher at Hilo High School, died Monday Jun 23, 1997 at home. She also taught second grade in Kona. Born in Everett, Wash., she is survived by son Guido L.; daughter Catherine V. Evans; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.  Memorial services: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Christ Church Episcopal, Kealakekua. Inurnment: church cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.  Donations suggested to Christ Church Episcopal.    [SB 26/06/1997]

 

 

Jeff Glasser, 39, of Honolulu died Sunday Aug 10, 1997 at home. He operated a commercial wallpaper business. Born in Billings, Mont., he is survived by father Henry; sisters Sherry Studer and Sandy Converse; brother Randy; and five grandchildren. Services on the mainland. Donations to Oxford House, 861 Waidi Ave., Honolulu 96825.   [SB 14//08/1997]

 

Raymond F. Gleba, 72, of Honolulu, a former employee of Pan American World Airways in Hawaii, died March 26, 1997. He served in Army Air Corps in World War II and also worked for Bendix Corporation and General Electric, Utica, N.Y. Born in Utica, he is survived by children Jeffrey T. and Judy L.; brother Stephen F. Gleba; and two grandchildren. Donations suggested to Honolulu Academy of Arts, 900 S. Beretania St., Honolulu 96814.

 

Betty Gloring, 91, of Honolulu died Wednesday Dec 17, 1997 in St. Francis Hospital.  Born in Park City, Utah, she is survived by husband Henry, son Henry Jr., two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.      [SB 20/12/1997]

 

Evelyn K.P.I. Glorioso, 63, of Honolulu died March 25, 1997  at home. Born in Hawaii, she is survived by husband Jose “Sonny”; daughters Zina and Donnamae Glorioso and Grace Garrido; sisters Eleanor Duenas, Leinaala Simerson, Amy Keawe and Rachael Igarta; brother Oscar; 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m.  Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

 

Jose S. “Cup Cake” “Gunga” Glorioso, 69, of Honolulu, a tour director, died Sept. 28, 1997  in Tripler Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by daughters Zina M. and Donna Mae Glorioso and Grace P. Garrido, 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. today at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.    [SB 21/10/1997]

 

James L.C.O. Go, 66, of Honolulu, a postal carrier, died Monday Feb 24, 1997 in St. Francis Hospital.  Go, a Korean War veteran, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Marie; son Jamie; daughters Meilani Go-Keala and Mylie Go-Aiu; brother Albert; sisters Alice Go-Chang, Margaret Go-Yee and Betty Go-Chang; and seven grandchildren. Service: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Sugi Go, 97, of Wailuki, Maui, died Friday Aug 8, 1997 at Wailuku Hale Makua. She was born in Kumamoto, Japan. She is survived by sons Yasuo and Stanley; daughters Fumie Yoshimura, Masue Okumura and Sumie Kinoshita; 15 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren. Services over the ashes: 5 p.m. tomorrow at Kahului Hongwanji Mission. Casual attire.  No flowers.

 

Bridget A.L. Godfrey, 27, of Kapaau, Hawaii died Friday Dec 26, 1997 in North Hawaii Community Hospital. She was born in Anacortes, Wash. She is survived by husband Darren; daughters Kayla and Dylana; mother Donna Lowry; father Robert Lowry, and brothers Rob and William Lowry. Services: 11 a.m.  Saturday at Gospel of Salvation Church in Hawi, Hawaii. Scattering of the ashes at a later date. Donations suggested to the American Cancer Society  Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Prospero B. Godoy, 88, of Ewa Beach, died March 7, 1997 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Margarita and son Vincent.  Service: 7 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Service: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call from 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.

 

Rosaline V. Godoy, 76, of Honolulu died Sept. 6, 1997   in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, she is survived by sons Dominador V. and Leonardo V.; daughters Rebecca V. Taylan, Violeta V. Godoy, Milandia G. Romero, Ciferina V. Godoy, Loreta G. Bayudan, Ofelia G. Bumanglag and Estelita V. Godoy; brother Rufino B. Valdez; sisters Jovencia V. Valdez and Feliza Fiesta; 19 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Adeline E. Goetz, of Kailua, a federal cargo traffic manager who worked on military bases in California, Guam and Japan, died June 9, 1997  in Castle Hospital.  Born in Chicago, she is survived by sister Louise Hulsey; brother John Hock; eight grandchildren; and ninegreat-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Kaneohe. Scattering of ashes: Heeia Kea Boat Harbor. Casual attire. Leis welcomed.    [SB 09/07/1997]

 

Frederick H. “Fred” Goff, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Merchant Marines electrical engineer, died last Tuesday May 6, 1997 in Honolulu. Born on Rhode Island, he is survived by wife Ina; and stepson Lionel Craven. No services. Donations may be made to the Catholic Charities.   [SB 12/05/1997]

 

Calvin K. “Cal” Gokan, 59, of Honolulu, an assistant administrator for state Department of Budget and Finance, Information and Community Services Division, died Tuesday Apr 29, 1997 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife June K.; daughters Lynn Y. Gokan-Oshiro and Fran Y. Nagasawa; brother Ronald K.; Joanne T. Takamoto; mother Betty F.; and four grandchildren.  Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [ SB 03/05/1997]

 

Robert Koon Gokan, 85, of Lihue, a retired construction worker, died Saturday Jan 18, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital. Born in Lihue, he is survived by wife Susan; daughter Donna M.; sons Robert D. and Noel; sister Mazie Shigemoto; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.  Service: 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire.     [SB 21/01/1997]

 

Rex Goldizen, 75, of Kaneohe, a retired aircraft mechanic with U.S. Navy and a civil service employee at Hickam Air Force Base, died April 21, 1997  in Honolulu. Born in Milton, Iowa, he is survived by wife Bernice “Benny”; sons David, Rick and Ralph; daughters Donna Rubini and Denise Buckland; brothers Reid and Ramon; sisters Shirley Howard and Bernice Kanke; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services: 1:30 p.m. tomorrow at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.  [SB 29/04/1997]

 

Amy Gomes, 87, of Makawao, Maui, died Friday Mar 14, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Kulamanu, Maui, she is survived by husband Manuel; son Harry; daughters Juliette English, Rozelle Kauhaahaa; Harriet Sardinha and Charlotte Pauole; brothers John, William and Walter Sakamoto; sister Alice Manoa; 18 grandchildren; and 35 great-grandchildren. Mass: 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at St. Joseph’s Church, Maui. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Service: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: church cemetery. Casual attire.

 

Antone Gomes, 71, of Lahaina died Monday Sep 1, 1997 at home. Born in Waihee, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Irene K.; sons Anthony, Earl, Edwin “Chico,” Greg and Neal; brother Frank; sisters Evelyn Ford, Lottie Cabral, Linda Clark, Clarita Williams and Ramona Caravalho; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Veterans Cemetery, Makawao.  [SB 06/091997]

 

Charles R. Gomes, 70, of Honolulu, a retired stevedore at Pearl Harbor, died Tuesday oct 28, 1997 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Cynthia; son Chas; daughters Ginger Kamisugi and Cana Gomes; brothers Phillip and Herbert; sisters Ethel Piaho, Vivian Gettman, Priscilla Smeed, Sophie Leibold, Annie Bloom and Frances Martin; and a granddaughter.  Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John Baptist Church. Call from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.   [SB 30/10/1997]

 

Irene N. Gomes, 69, of Napili, Maui, died Monday Dec 28, 1997 in Maui Memorial Hospital. She was born in Honokohua, Maui. She is survived by sons Anthony, Earl, Edwin “Chico,” Greg and Neal; brothers Earl and Herman  Kukahiko, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Waiola Church in Lahaina. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: church  cemetery.

 

Isabel G. Gomes, 89, of Honolulu, a retired Kaimuki Christian School teacher, died Friday May 9, 1997 in Straub Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sisters Emilie Meads and Margaret Gomes; and brother William Gomes. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Church. Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park.       [SB 13/05/1997]

 

Lucy C. Gomes, 89, of Honolulu died Wednesday Apr 16, 1997 in Straub Hospital. Born in Kaluanui, Maui, she is survived by son Clarence “Buddy”; daughter Rita L.  Lindo; brother Albert Camara; sister Emily Jarrett; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m.  Monday at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 800 Kaheka St. Call from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 19/04/1997]

 

Victoria Gomes, 83, of Wailuku, died Wednesday Feb 4, 1997 in Kahului Hale Makua. She was born in Waiehu, Maui. She is survived by sons Edward and Abel Alves, Albert Mamaril and Thomas, Robert, Benjamin and Michael Gomes; daughter Julie Davis; sister Mary Florentino; 18 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Nakamura Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

William Gomes, 62, of Honolulu died Friday Aug 15, 1997 at home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by brother Joseph Jr. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of the Mount, Monte Street. Call 8-11:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.  Aloha attire. No flowers.      [SB 19/08/1997]

 

George M. Gono, 87, of Honolulu, a retired Schofield Barracks mechanic, died Sunday Feb 23, 1997 in Castle Hospital. Born in Hilo, he is survived by wife Gladys S.; sons Stanley M., Wilfred S. and Greigson Y.; daughter Carol M. Watanabe; brothers Ted T. and James T.; sisters Tsuruko Takagi and Gladys S. Kim; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.  Memorial service: 8 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Donald H. Gonsalves, 79, of Hilo, a retiree of Pearl Harbor and Hilo Coast Processing Co., died Wednesday May 28, 1997 at home. Born in Hilo, he is survived by wife Henrietta; daughters Antoinette Amii, Olinda DeRego and Verlann Gonsalves; sons Donald H. Jr., Valentine and Antone; sisters Evelyn Wilson, Ollie Robledo and Velma Pacheco; brother Leonard; 16 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Call from 10 a.m. to noon. Burial: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2.  Casual attire.   [SB 31/05/1997]

 

John L. Gonsalves, 84, of Honolulu, an auto mechanic at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop 02 and retired supply clerk, died June 13, 1997  in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Paia, Maui, he is survived by brother Moses L.; and sisters Mary G. Medeiros, Janie G. Gusman and Margaret L. Gonsalves. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Theresa’s Church. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.        [SB 24/06/1997]

 

Lana S.Y. Gonsalves, 52, of Lihue died Thursday Jan. 2, 1997 in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. Born in Hanalei, Kauai, she is survived by husband Thomas; sons Thomas Gonsalves and Silas Lindsey; daughters Trini Naea and Staci Gonsalves; sisters Polei Kahilihiwa, Henrietta Philips and Keahi Yano; stepbrother Kingston Laamea; and 10 grandchildren. Mass: 10 a.m. Friday at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Kapaia, Kauai. Call after 9

 

Louella J. “Joyce” Gonsalves, 65, of Wailuku died Saturday May 3, 1997 at home. Born on Oahu, she is survived by father Antone Burgo; sons Anthony and Leonard; daughters Lorraine Torres and Cynthia Donato; brothers Charles “Sonny,” Melvin, Alvin, Clarence and Henry Burgo; sister Theresa Camara; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: 1 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.  Call after 10:30 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.      [ SB 06/05/1997]

 

Robert Gonsalves, 45, of Waianae, a gardening services worker, died Friday Aug 8, 1997. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by sisters Helen G. Tozer, Evelyn Joseph, Pearl Farias and Patsy Claymore; and brothers Henry Akana and Joseph Jr., Peter and Fred Gonsalves and Percy Wun. Services: 6 p.m.  Saturday at Maele Beach Park. Scattering of ashes to follow.       [SB 12//08/1997]

 

Daniel “Speedy” Gonzales, 70, of Mililani, a retired electrician at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, died Aug. 7, 1997  in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was a veteran of U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army. Born in Waipahu, he is survived by wife Isabella T.; sons Tommy Mercurio and Danny Gonzales; daughters Geraldine McCormick, Nancy Fox and Shirley Gonzales; brothers Frankie Gonzales, John Valesquez and Author Fernandez Jr.; sister Cecilia Estoesta; 15 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 9:15 a.m. Thursday at Waipio Grace Bretheren, 95-035 Waimakua Drive, Mililani. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire.      [SB 19/08/1997]

 

John H. “Dido” Gonzales, 53, of Honolulu died Nov. 4, 1997  in Longview, Texas. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Evalani Gonzales; sons John Herman Jr. and Norman J. Gonzales; daughters Sharmain Hicks and Shirleen Rose; father Norman Gonzales; brothers Gilbert Yulo and Carlton and Stanley Gonzales; sisters Betty mae Lani, Mary Jane Ching, Ruth Medeiros, Clara Ann Recania and Norma Jean and Elarita Gonzales; and grandchildren.  Correspondence to 301 Page St., Longview, Texas 75605.          [SB 22/11/2997]

 

Margarita C. Gonzales, 94, of Kahului died Wednesday Apr 9, 1997 in Maui Memorial Hospital.  Born in the Philippines, she is survived by daughter Catalina Evangelista; sister Esmeralda G. Valdez; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Wake: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Call 6-9 p.m. Services: 9:30 a.m. next Saturday at Good Shepherd Church, Wailuku. Burial: Maui Memorial Park.

 

George Y.P. Goo, 90, a retired accountant, died Monday Mar 10, 1997 in St. Francis Hospice. Born in Hilo, he is survived by wife Vivian; son Leslie; daughters Loretta Kishi and Sandra Pohl; brother John Ku; sisters Esther Leong and Kay Tyau; and four granddaughters. Service: 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Ordenstein’s Mortuary. Call from 2 p.m. Graveside service: 10 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Gilbert Y.S. Goo, 70, of Honolulu, a U.S. Postal Service retiree, died Oct. 3, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Kamuela, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Laura Lung; sons Garrett and Bryan; and sisters Ruth Tang and Jennie Goo. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.     [SB 14/10/1997]

 

Grace C.M. Goo, 74, of Honolulu died Dec. 22, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Glenn Jr. and Alvin; daughters Jeanette Nagahara and Carol Fukumae; brothers Chew L. and Albert Lee, and seven grandchildren. Private services.       [SB 30/12/2997]

 

Rose W. Goo, 81, of Honolulu, died Saturday Mar 15, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Kula, Maui, she is survived by son Leroy; daughters Leatrice Goo Asahi and Leona Goo Nakaahiki; sisters Daisy Doong and Mildred Chang; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Stanley Y.F. Goo, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard employee, died March 3, 1997 in Castle Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Alma; sons Ronald and Stanley; brother Norman; sisters Gloria Takeshita and Ruby Yamamoto; and two grandchildren. Private service.

 

Sung Goo, 94, of Honolulu, a retired engineer with Matson Navigation Co.  and merchant marine, died Monday Jun 2, 1997 in Nuuanu Lani Care Home. Born in Kalihiwai, Kauai, he is survived by sons Hans T.K., Joseph T.K. and Christian T.C.; daughter Josephine Kawakami; stepchildren Charles Kim, Dinah L.  Titus and Elizabeth N. Salis; half brothers Ah Wan Goo and William L.H.  Goo; half sister Anna Fong; 26 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call 9-11 a.m. Burial at a later date.   [SB 06/06/1997]

 

Arthur C. Good, 72, of Honolulu, owner of Art’s Professional Shoe Salon, died April 28, 1997  in Honolulu. Born in Texas, he is survived by daughters Helen Williams and Arthur Jean and Constance Good; son Jim A.; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at St. Andrew’s Cathedral. Casual attire.

 

George F. Good, 68, of Honolulu died last Tuesday Jul 29, 1997 in Kaiser Hospital.  Born in Pennsylvania, he is survived by wife Matilda; daughters Catherine Good and Elisabeth Lemquist; and sister Margaret Auld. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Thursday at Elks Club, Waikiki. Scattering of ashes to follow. No flowers. Donations suggested to Elks Club Major Project.      [SB 05/08/1997]

 

Harriet S. Goodacre, 71, of Honolulu died last Saturday Jul 19, 1997. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sister Doris Kaiura; daughters Leslie M. Kim and Dawn Bye; sons Dane Goodacre and Jeffrey Sera; and three grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 26/07/1997]

 

Helen J. Goodenow, 79, of Honolulu, a retired teacher at Radford High School, died Aug. 27, 1997  in Denver. She was credited with the formation of the Humanities program in the Hawaii state school system. She also taught choir and was an accomplished and published musician. She served as an elected delegate to the 1978 Constitutional Convention, where she became the first woman vice president. She also served on the boards of Madge Tennant Foundation, Jean Charlot Foundation and Central YMCA. She was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She is survived by sons Steve and Tom; daughter Susan; sister Ban Grapperhaus, and six grandchildren. Memorial services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Holy Nativity Church. Aloha attire. No flowers.     [SB 22/09/1997]

 

Paul A. Goodin, 82, of Honolulu, a retired attorney and pro-tem judge, died Sunday Jan 19, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in Oklahoma, he is survived by wife Agnes; son Alan P.; daughter Mary Garvey and Margaret Hansen; stepsons Rory Crowder and Jeff Mullinbaux; stepdaughters  Maria Schlemmer and Viola Prichett; and seven grandchildren. Service: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Elks Lodge No. 616. Aloha attire. Donations suggested to Hospice Hawaii.   [SB 22/01/1997]

 

Jerry J. Goodman, also known as Gerald Joseph Goodman, 72, of Honolulu, a jazz musician and composer, died Nov. 25, 1997 in Kailua. He was born in Illinois. He is survived by wife Violet; son Gregory; daughters Andrea “Randy” Iona, Darcy Ames and Gina Goodman; brother Joseph “Jay” and three grandchildren. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Waikiki Elks Club.      [SB 23/12/2997]

 

Thomas J. “Waco” Goodson, 78, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired machinist with Rohr Industries, Chula Vista, Calif., died Monday Mar 31, 1997 at home. Born in Palestine, Texas, he is survived by wife Rita; sons Gordon, John J., Michael A. and William; daughter Sandra Ray; stepsons Kenneth, James and Robert Klempan; brothers Gerry, Robert, Jack, Joe and Earl; sisters Louise Henkelman and Margie Maxwell; eight grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter. Memorial services: 5 p.m. Sunday at Puula United Church of Christ. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire.

 

John S. Gorham, 73, of Kailua died July 29, 1997  in Castle Hospital. Born in California, he is survived by wife Yvonne L.; sons Stan and Steve; stepdaughters Lindsey H. Bracco and Mona L. White; stepsons Robert L. and Leonard D. White; sister Bobbie Deshlernos; and six grandchildren. Private services.    [SB 20/08/1997]

 

Richard D. “Dickie” Gorloff, 57, of Kaneohe, a former Honolulu police officer and retiree of GTE Hawaiian Tel, died Sunday Sep 7, 1997 in Kaneohe. He was born in Hanamaulu, Kauai. Survived by daughter Rowena M. Queja; sons Eric D., Richard D. Jr. and Cassius A.; brother Alan R.; 13 grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday, Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial with military honors: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.   [SB 10/091997]

 

Sabina R. Gorospe, 89, of Hilo, a retired papaya picker, died Thursday Dec 11, 1997 in Hilo Hospital. Born in the Philippines, she is survived by sons Juan and Vidal; daughters Marina G. Bueno, Petra G. Fernandez and Marylou G. Rabena; brother Basilio Rafanan; sisters Antonina and Serefina Chan and Loretta Rodrigues; 26 grandchildren; and 38 great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m.  Friday at Memorial Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Prayers: 10 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB 17/12/1997]

 

Kaname Goto, 85, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed watch repairman, died April 30, 1997  in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Aiea, he is survived by wife Tomiyo; stepbrother Charley T. “Seiko” Imura; stepsisters Toshiko Shishido and Gladys K. Uyehara. Private services.       [SB 09/05/1997]

 

Leatrice I. Goto, 66, of Pearl City died Tuesday at home. She was born in Waianae. Survived by husband Wilfred T.; daughters Karen Y. Kojima, Sharon N. Goto. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Mililani Mortuary-Waipio. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire.     [SB 08/091997]

 

Misao T. Goto, 96, of Honolulu, former owner of Goto Shoten, Lahaina, died July 12, 1997  in Straub Hospital. Born in Hiroshima, Japan, she is survived by son Thomas S.; daughters Janet K., Sue M. Ching and Sueko Roerk; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 6 p.m.  Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.   [SB 01/08/1997]

 

James L. Gould Sr., 61, of Honolulu died March 24, 1997  in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by sons Riley O.K., James Jr. and Myves G.M.; daughters Kanani F.K. Gould, Jaylene L.K. Kaleimamahu and Love H.N., Novalene O.H. and Lei L.L. Gould; companion Penny Kealoha; stepson Spencer Kealoha; stepdaughter Stacy Kealoha; brothers William, Gilbert and Benny; sisters Lita Lemson, Maryann Toyama and Lei Gould; 16 grandchildren; and fourgreat-grandchildren. Services: 7:30 p.m.  Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call from 6 to 7 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Myra K. Gould, 58, of Aiea died Thursday Jul 24, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in Wailuku, she is survived by sons Wendell K. Aina, Anthony G. Araujo and Dwayne and Darin Gould; mother Elizabeth T. Aina; brother John “Junior” Aina; sister Elizabeth D. Gouveia; and seven grandchildren. Services: 1:30 p.m. Friday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Call after 12:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 30/07/1997]

 

Margaret M. Gouveia, 85, of St. Pete Beach, Fla., a licensed practical nurse for Hilo Memorial Hospital, died Sunday Nov 16, 1997 in St. Pete Beach. Born in Hilo, she is survived by sons Joseph, Clarence and Raymond DeCosta; daughters Lorraine Gonsalves, Shirley Anderson and Frances Kirkland; brother Eddie DeMello; 22 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.  Services: 7 p.m. Monday at St. Anthony Church; call from 6 to 9 p.m. Also, Mass at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday at the church. call from 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.         [SB 17/11/2997]

 

Wesley M. Gouveia, 45, of Honolulu, an employee of the Hawaiian Regent Hotel, died Monday Mar 17, 1997 at home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by sons Troy D. and Garrett L.; mother Saeko “Sae”; brothers Robert G. and Bennett Y.; and sister Annie L. LaMont.  Wake: 7 p.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Private burial. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Betty H. Goya, 77, of Wahiawa, retired owner of Betty’s Bridal Shop, died June 18, 1997  in Kaiser Hospital. She was also retired officer manager of Higa Enterprises. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Alfred H. “Al”; daughter Carol T. Hiroe; stepsons Kenneth T. and David T.; stepdaughter Suzanne H. Yamane; brothers Yetsuo, Hideo, Shigeo, Tom, Charles and Harry Higa; sister Ruth Matsuda; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and six stepgrandchildren. Memorial services: 5 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 26/06/1997]

 

Kwanko Goya, 93, of Honolulu, a retired pig farmer, died Monday Nov 3, 1997 at home. Born in Okinawa, Japan, he is survived by wife Kana; sons Kwankichi, Robert, Edward, Kazuo and John; daughters Emily Lasquete, Betsy Han, Jane Sato and Betty Teves; 21  grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Private services.     [SB 08/11/1997]

 

Terry Y. Goya, 37, of Kailua, a construction worker, died last Friday May 23, 1997 in Pahoa, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by father Edward T.; mother Naomi T.; sisters Ruby Okumura and Wendy Johnston; and brother Todd.  Memorial services 7 p.m. Monday at Church of the Nazarene, corner Mokulele and Puaae, Kaneohe. Casual attire.     [SB  30/05/1997]

 

Cerila P. Goze, 85, of Makakilo died March 17, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Dalaya, Buguey, Cagayan, the Philippines, she is survived by son Bernandino; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call 6-9 p.m. Mass: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Church, 94-312 Farrington Highway, Waipahu. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

George Grace Jr., 60, of Waianae, died Friday Sep 5, 1997 at home. He was the inventor of the first portable flushing recycling toilet. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Polly A.K.; sons George III and Paul K.K.; hanai son Rolland Medeiros; daughters Georgette M. Medeiros, Sabrina M.H. Grace, Nadleen N.  Nelson and Theodora M. Cummings; brothers Alfred K. and Charles; sisters Diana Ching, Rosemary McKee and Yvonne Teves, 18 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Saturday at St. Rita Church, Nanakuli. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 11/091997]

 

Bernard K. Graff, 46, of Honolulu died Tuesday Jan 28, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by son Raybern Kekoa-Kealoha Souza-Graff; and brothers Gilbert and Dexter Graff, and Austin and John K. Shaw. Service: 1 p.m. tomorrow at Oahu Cemetery Chapel.  Call after noon. Casual attire.   [SB 31/01/1997]

 

Colin J. Graham, 73, of Waianae, a general contractor, died Sunday Jan 26, 1997. Born in Matiere, New Zealand, he is survived by sons Brian, Kevin, Wayne and Dennis; and four grandchildren. Memorial service: 2 p.m. Saturday at the Waianae Boat Harbor. Ashes to be scattered at sea. Casual attire.   [SB 30/01/1997]

 

Lucile D. “Mamo” Graham, 57, of Kaneohe died Friday Mar 14, 1997 in Straub Hospital. Born in Lahaina, she is survived by husband Elmer H.; son Robert Bulawan; daughters Kaleo Rombawa, Rosie Graham, and Noe Graham Tenna Gaines; brothers Bernard and John Bulawan and Little Bob; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Service: 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Scattering of ashes at Heeia Kea Boat Harbor. Aloha attire.

 

Gordon L. Granger, 73, of Hilo, a retired accountant, died last Thursday May 15, 1997 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Connecticut, he is survived by son Gordon H.; daughters Thella Burgess and Heather Lopez; and nine grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m.  Saturday at Memorial Mortuary. Call after noon. A gathering to follow at the Panaewa Zoo entrance. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Casual attire.     [SB  22/05/1997]

 

Peter S. Gramkan, 57, of Pearl City, a social worker, died last Wednesday Jun 18, 1997 in Honolulu. Born in San Mateo, Calif., he is survived by brothers James and Bruce. Private services. Donations suggested to charity.        [SB 25/06/1997]

 

Joseph L. Grance, 70, of Honolulu, an engineer draftsman with Honolulu Board of Water Supply, died Thursday Sep 11, 1997. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Cecilia; sons Stanley, Daniel, Gary, Gilbert and Christopher Sylvester; daughter Margo Ann Avilla; sisters Mildred Texeira and Shirley and Catherine Calistro; 21 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Graveside services: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.     [SB 18/09/1997]

 

Marvin D. Graser, 61, of Kailua-Kona, executive director of the Kona Board of Realtors, died last Monday Nov 17, 1997 in Kailua-Kona. He was born in Brigham City, Utah. He is survived by wife Marlys; sons Kevin, Gil, Kerry and Robert; daughter Holly; stepson Mark Allen; stepdaughter Michelle McKnight, and nine grandchildren. Memorial services: 10 a.m. tomorrow at Hale Halawai O Holualoa Congregational Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations may be made to the Marvin Davis Graser Memorial Fund, c/o Kona Festivale Chorale Inc., P.O.  Box 390483, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96739-0483.        [SB 24/11/2997]

 

Hattie A. Graves, 90, of Kaneohe, a retired maid at Kaneohe Marine Corps Air Station, died last Monday Jun 16, 1997 in Nuuanu Hale. Born in Kahaluu, she is survived by hanai family Howard and Charlotte Manthei, July and Kathleen Hookano Jr., John and Eleanor Townsend, Gloria Hookano-Young and Gladiola Hookano-DeMello; 10 hanai grandchildren. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at St. John by the Sea Episcopal Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Greenhaven Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 23/06/1997]

 

Jackie D. “Jack” Gray, 68, of Kalaheo, Kauai, an electrician, died Monday Jun 23, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital. He also served in U.S. Navy. Born in Montana, he is survived by sons Chuck, Milton, Michael, Stephen and Scott; daughters Betty Jo Morris and Diana Burger; brother William; sister Patricia Surgeon; 35 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary. Call 9-9:45 a.m. Scattering of ashes: Port Allen.  Casual or aloha attire.    [SB 26/06/1997]

 

Jay R. Gray, 51, of York, Pa., a Vietnam War veteran, died March 26, 1997  in Kaneohe.  Born in Kalamazoo, Mich., he is survived by mother Blanche J. Anderson; stepfather Arne Anderson; and brothers Rand and Scott. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Friday. Burial with military honors at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

 

Martha “Marty” Gray,86, of Kailua-Kona, died Feb. 4, 1997 at the Hillhaven Rehabilitation Center. She is survived by daughters Gary and Susan; son Robert T.; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services held.

 

Willie M. Gray, 86, of Wahiawa, a carpenter, died Aug. 31, 1997  in Wahiawa.  Born in Louisiana, he is survived by sons Tracy, Alexander and Austin; and daughters Natasha and Pauline. Private services.   [SB 24/09/1997]

 

Angela M. Grecu-Holmes, 21, of Clarksville, Tenn., daughter of Kim Campbell of Mililani, died last Wednesday Apr 23, 1997 in Clarksville. She was born in Kokomo, Ind. Also survived by husband Tobaris M. Holmes; daughter Ryane E. Holmes; stepfather Mark Campbell; grandparents Julia and Walter Healy and Bill and Jody Barber; great-grandmother Mary Jo Kinney; sisters Amy M. and Jennifer S. Grecu; brother Timothy M. Grecu; half-brother Chase A. Campbell; stepbrothers Bryck A., Bo A. and Brant A. Roush. Services on the mainland.  Donations suggested to Ryane Elizabeth Holmes Trust Fund.    [SB 30/04/1997]

 

Hattie K. Greene, 79, of Nanakuli, a retired Hawaii Community Action Program volunteer, died March 9, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. She was born in Kalaoa, North Kona. She is survived by sons Burton A., Robert A. and Charles L.; daughters Elizabeth “Betty” Davis and Nina Sniffen; 11 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m.  Wednesday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Blaine G. Greenwell, 50, of Haleiwa died April 26, 1997  at home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by parents John and Betty; brother Marc W.; and sister Marsha Beck. Private services. Fumiko Hanaoka, 78, of Honolulu, formerly of Kauai, a retired Wilcox Elementary School teacher, died April 24 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Lihue, she is survived by brother Kenso; and sister Ruth Caracoes. Private services.      [ SB 06/05/1997]

 

Jerusha R. Gregory, 88, of Wahiawa died Wednesday May 21, 1997 in Wahiawa. Born in Georgia, she is survived by daughter Ruth Stewart; brother Clifford Dickson; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Service: 11 a.m. tomorrow at Trinity Missionary Baptist Church, 3950 Paine Circle. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.  [SB  27/05/1997]

 

Sally L. Gribbin, 59, of Honolulu died Sunday Jan 5, 1997 in St. Francis Hospice. Born in California, she is survived by niece Elizabeth Moore. Private services held. Donations suggested to St. Francis Hospice, 24 Puiwa Road, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817.     [SB 11/01/1997]

 

Robert Griffin, 69, of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, a retired diplomat with the U.S. State Department and Navy veteran, died Wednesday Apr 2, 1997 in Kona Community Hospital. He is survived by wife  Hannah; sons Gary, Jeff and Scott; sisters Jennie Cain and Barbara Karpinski; and one grandchild. Services: 10 a.m. tomorrow at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Casual attire.  No flowers.

 

Edward M. “Nuna” Grube Jr., 66, of Wahiawa, a Loomis Armored Car Service retiree, died Monday Feb 17, 1997 in Wahiawa General Hospital. Grube, a U.S. Army retiree, served in the Vietnam and Korean wars. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Harriet E.; son Mikaele J.K.; daughters Ede A. Fukumoto, Mary A.K. “Sissie” Kamauoha and Lilinoe T.  Grube; father Edward M.; brothers Charles, Laurens and Rufus; sisters Dorothy Kennell and Helen Hoke; and 10 grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church. Call after 6 p.m. Inurnment: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Schofield Post Cemetery. Casual attire.

 

Escolastica C. Gruspe, 84, of Waipahu died April 9, 1997  in St. Francis Hospital.  Born in Santa Ignasia, Tarlac, the Philippines, she is survived by sons Eleazar Jr., Rolando and Randy; daughters Zenaida Parker, Nenita Catangui, Dolores Ramos, Carlota Domantay and Erna Igarta; 18 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kikui St. Call 6-9 p.m. Visitation: 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrow Church, 1403 California Ave., Wahiawa. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Casual attire.  [SB 18/04/1997]

 

Margery Guenett, 67, of Kihei, Maui died Saturday Apr 19, 1997 in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Verdun, Quebec, she is survived by husband Richard; sons Richard A., David, Drew and Charlie; sister Winnie Manley; and three grandchildren. Private services. Miriam K. Hanawahine, 79, of Honolulu died Friday in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by son Samuel J.; sister Sunrise Monterde; 21 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Services: noon Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park, Kaneohe. Aloha attire. No flowers.  [SB 22/04/1997]

 

Marcelo Guntang Guerrero,90, of Honolulu, retired from the Princess Kaiulani Hotel, died Sept. 23, 1997. He was born in the Philippines. He is survived by wife Eustacia; son Edwin; daughters Ethel and Edna Wilson, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. No flowers. Aloha attire. [SB 13/10/1997]

 

Dolores V. Guigui, 78, of Waialua died last June 14, 1997  in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Waialua, she is survived by sons Richard, Francis and Lawrence; daughters Julita Ford and Janet Stephen; sisters Victoria Bonita and Rose Cabezola; 15 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren. Mass: 11 a.m. tomorrow at St. Michael Church, 67-390  Goodale Ave., Waialua. Call after 9:15 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.      [SB 23/06/1997]

 

Robert C. Guild, 60, of Olympia, Wash., a retired mathematics professor, died Dec. 7, 1997 in Olympia. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Veachel; sons Robert and Gregory; mother Mrs. Douglas Guild, and five grandchildren. Donations suggested to American Cancer Society. Call Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawaii for information.      [SB 23/12/2997]

 

Tredelina B. Guira, 46, of Honolulu, a food server, died last Friday May 23, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. Born in the Philippines, she is survived by husband Romeo; son John R.; daughter Katrina; parents Simeon and Cayetana Bulo; brothers Ernie Ramos and Rogelio Bulo; and a grandson. Wake: 6-9 p.m. Sunday at Oahu Cemetery Chapel, 2162 Nuuanu Ave. Services: 7:30 p.m. at the chapel.  Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB  30/05/1997]

 

Joan G. Guittap, 64, of Honolulu, an employee of Hawaii Building Maintenance, died Oct. 3, 1997  in Kuakini Hospital. Born in the Philippines, she is survived by husband Francisco G.; children Emmanuel Guittap, Virginia Dela Cruz, Gloria Agtang, Cristina Agorilla, Grace Fermin, Sevilla Geronimo, Roger Guittap, Olga Jane Cabreros and Jesus Guittap; brother Lino; sisters Lucia Guittap, Francisca Saguiguit and Juanita Huyong; and 15 grandchildren. Wake: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, 20 S. Kukui St. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 9:15 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples.    [SB 16/10/1997]

 

Marmion G.K. Gumpfer, 54, of Kailua, a retired city bus driver with TheBus, died Friday Apr 18, 1997 in Kaiser Moanalua Malama Ohana. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Ione L.; sons Dereck K. “Duke” and Eric E.K.; brother Cornelius A.; and sister Cynthia L. Heiser. Services: 12:30 p.m Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.    [SB 24/04/1997]

 

Charles J. “Joe” Gunckel  - Look at the rainbow at the Hilton Hawaiian Village or to the Orchid at the Halekulani Hotel, and you might see some of the handiwork of Charles J. “Joe” Gunckel. As a ceramic tile contractor, Gunckel worked on those and other projects. He died April 1, 1997  in Albuquerque, N.M. He is survived by wife Carole; stepsons Lance and Aaron Nishimura; daughters Lisa McFarland, Patti Del Valle; brother Fred; sister Carol Breece; and two grandchildren. Services were held in Albuquerque.   [SB 19/04/1997]

 

Beverly T. Gunnells, 57, of Knoxville, Tenn., native of Honolulu, died Jan. 3, 1997. She is survived by husband Jerry; daughter Tamara Gordon; son Jiro Tomomitsu; brothers George, Kenneth and Roy Tomomitsu; sister Barbara-Jean Yamagata; and a granddaughter. Private services.     [SB 14/01/1997]

 

Larry J. Gunner, 49, of Honolulu died Sept. 12, 1997  at home. Born in Ohio, he is survived by father John; brother Gary; and sisters Shirley Kaemming and Judy Seger. Private services.       [SB 26/09/1997]

 

Raphe Gunther, infant son of Gary and Mary of Mililani died last Thursday Sep 25, 1997 in Tripler Hospital. He is also survived by sister Margaret; brothers Gregory, Andrew, William, Elias and Franklin; and grandparents William C. and Charlotte Gunther and Frank and Maxine Andrews. Private services.     [SB 02/10/1997]

 

Doris H. Gushiken, 72, of Pearl City, a nurse’s aide for 23 years at Waimano Home hospital, died March 3, 1997 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by son Earl S.; daughters Trudy M. Zukemura and Penny F. Tabaranza; brothers Richard, Shintaro, James, Robert and Thomas Shimabuku; and six grandchildren. Service: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

James S. “Tori” “Jimmy” Gushiken, 63, of Koloa, Kauai, a retired sugar plantation irrigation assistant, died Sunday Oct 19, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. He was also a Kauai Youth Baseball Association umpire and coach. Born in Koloa, he is survived by companion Remedios Gomez; daughters Joyce R. Chun, Jayne H.  Gushiken and Pattie K. Kunimoto; brother Nobu; sisters Kimiko Oshiro, Katsuko Matsuyama, Madeline Matsuda and Alice Kamiya; and four grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Garden Isle Mortuary, Kauai. Call after 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.      [SB 23/10/1997]

 

Tsutomi “Abo” Gushiken, 74, of Ewa Beach, a retired baker with Dee Lite Bakery, died Tuesday Apr 8, 1997 at home. Born in Makaweli, Kauai, he is survived by wife Grace T.; son Myles T.; daughters Lynne M. Iwata, Carole S. Ogimoto, Frances S. Tomi and Lurline K.  Loui; brothers Kaoru and Mitsuyoshi; sisters Jane F. Matsuda and Mitsuko Nakamura; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Fecino De Gusman, 82, of Hanamaulu died Sunday Jun 1, 1997 in Wilcox Hospital.  Born in San Pablo, Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he is survived by nieces Carlina Muffly, Valerie Takiguchi, Mimi Erickson and Trisha Moura; nephews Lito and Jay-Allan Belarde; hanai brother Reymondo Beda; and 11 hanai grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens. Casual attire.    [SB 05/06/1997]

 

Kimberley D. Guyton, 38, of Honolulu, a health care professional at Kahi Mohala Hospital, died Nov. 5, 1997   in Honolulu. Born in San Pedro, Calif., she is survived by son Anthony “Jamie” Vaughn; mother Vera; and sister Kelly “Alexis.” Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Baptist Church. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire.      [SB 13/11/1997]

 

Michael K. Guyton, 42, of Honolulu died last Wednesday Aug 27, 1997 at home. He was born in California. He is survived by mother Vera J. and sisters Kimberley Guyton and Kelly Alexis. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Baptist Church, 3950 Paine Circle. [SB 03/09/1997]

 

Melecia T. Guzman, 45, of Honolulu, a Pacific Poultry employee, died Tuesday Mar 11, 1997 in Queen’s Hospital. She was born in Santo Domingo, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. She is survived by husband Warlito R.; daughter Michelle T.; parents Segundo and Sotera Tagata; brothers Maximo and Frank, and sisters Herminia Somera, Pascuala Ingan, Alejandria Palpal-latoc, Erlinda Tagata and Julie T. Ramos. Wake: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony’s Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.

 

Roberto A. Guzman,,89, of Ewa Beach, died Feb. 9, 1997 in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he is survived by wife Victoria B. “Vicky”; son Jason; brother Juan; and sister Anacleta. Mass: 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Church, 94-675 Farrington Highway. Call after 6 p.m. Thursday at the church and from 10:30 a.m. to noon Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Burial: 12:30 p.m., Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Clara S. Gwin, 75, of Honolulu, who was self-employed, died Dec. 26, 1997 in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Ray W.; sons Ray A. and Wade R.; daughters Lucinda A. Sumler and Elizabeth R. Gwin; sisters Haruko Uehara and Grace Higa; and three grandchildren. Private services.