Honolulu Advertiser & Star Bulletin Obituaries

January 1 – December 31, 1998

 

 

 

 

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James A. “Kimo” Iaela III, 22, of Waianae died Aug. 19, 1998 at home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by mother Junko, father James A. Jr., brother John K., sister Janella K. and grandmothers Kikuyo Hewlett and Mary L. Iaela. Wake services: 7:15 p.m.  Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Isabella K.K. “Bella” Iaukea, 76, of Hilo, a custodian for St. Joseph Elementary School, died Sunday Aug 2, 1998 at home. She was born in Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Rose Simeona, Noralee Lane and Virginia Goodman; sons Peter Jr., George, William, Jack, Abraham and David; sister Annie Alonzo; 34 grandchildren, 29  great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Call from 6  to 9 p.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Keaukaha Ward. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Call after  9 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.

 

Yoshio Ibara, 84, of Wahiawa, a retired manager of Yoshi's Service Station, died Friday Dec 18, 1998 in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Wahiawa. He is survived by wife Shigeko “Violet”; daughters Lucille “Luci” Tsuzaki and June Kawashima; by sons Stanley and Wayne ; brother Kenneth; sisters Kimiko and Helen, five grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. Memorial services: 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Wahiawa Hongwanji, 1067 California Ave. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Helen L.M. Ibarra, 80, died April 17, 1998  in St. Francis Hospital. She is survived by sons Balbino “Miki” and Ronaldo “Nalu”; sister Elizabeth Fernandez; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire. No flowers.

 

Craig N. Iboshi, 26, of Pearl City died Wednesday Jul 15, 1998 in Queen’s Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by parents Larry K. and Sharyn S.; sister Lisa K. Pepple, and grandmothers Helen S. Sumida and Ethel H. Iboshi.  Private services.

 

Alan R. Ibrao, 45, of Haleiwa, a former employee at Turtle Bay Hilton for 23 years, died Feb. 10 , 1998 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi.  Born in Waialua, he is survived by sons Alan K., Mikne K. and Ian K.; former wife Pamela Almadova; parents Pancho and Forchie; brother Romeo; sisters Clarita Icari, Gwen Nolasco, Laurie Rubeck-Ibrao, Natalie Sims, Carey Berky and Leah Ruiz; and a granddaughter. Wake services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Aloha attire.  No flowers.

 

Pancho Ibrao, 73, of Waialua, who retired from Waialua Sugar Plantation, died May 31, 1998  in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Waimea, he is survived by wife Fortunata “Forchie”; son Romeo; daughters Clarita Icari, Gwen Nolasco, Laurie Rubeck-Ibrao, Natalie Sims, Carey Berky and Leah Ruiz; brothers James and Stanley; sisters Petrocina Agdeppa, Bessie Fooks and Gladys Kenneson; 15 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Rosary: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at the mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Trinidad I. “Minang” Ibrao, 85, of Waialua died May 16, 1998  in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in the Philippines. Survived by sons Isidro and Joe; daughters Felipa “Pipang” Lacuesta and Clarita “Laling” Daryabigi; sister Elena Imfanta, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael’s Church. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial:

Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Yoshito Ichikawa, also known as Francis Y. Ichikawa, 77, of Pearl City, died Monday Apr 13, 1998 in Pearl City Nursing Home. He was a retired mason supervisor for M. Horita Contractors. Born in Hanapepe, Kauai, he is survived by wife Grace U., sons Glenn Y. and Keith T., daughter Rachel H. Scott, 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; by brothers Tamo Nakagawa and Bobby Ichikawa and sister Elsie Harada.  Memorial services: 6 p.m.  Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Yoshiaki “Paikou” Ichinose, 85, of Hilo and formerly of Amaulu Camp No. 1, a retired carpenter, died Monday Feb 2, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Papaikou, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Sadae; sons Gary and Roy; daughters Jean Haraga, Peggy Alicuben and Amy and Janet Ichinose; sister Blanche T. Fukata; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after noon. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Sherri Lynn T. Ichishita, 26, of Kailua-Kona died Tuesday May 5, 1998 in Kona Community Hospital. Born in Wailuku, she is survived by parents Shayne and Joyce; sister Teri Ann Fujimoto; brother Kirk; and grandparents Wally and Aiko Ichishita and Azushi and Minerva Sakuma. Services: 2 p.m. tomorrow at Kona Hongwanji Mission. Call after 1 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Agnes Y. Ida, 63, of Kaneohe died Friday Aug 14, 1998 in Honolulu. Born in Manoa Valley, she is survived by husband Tadao; sons Dean and Clyde; brothers Ernest, Robert, Calvin, Ronald and Michael Fukuda; and sisters Nancy Hayashida and Joyce Salmon. Buddhist services: 6 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Inurnment: 3 p.m. Wednesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Shigemi Ideta, 92, of Honolulu, a retired general contractor, died last Friday Jan 16, 1998 at home. Born in Lahaina, he is survived by wife Takayo, daughters Clara F. Shota, Joan M. Shimizu and June M. Tamura, brother Wataru “Walter,” sister Alice Okamoto, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Donald M. Ideue, 52, of Honolulu, a communication clerk with U.S. Army Signal Corp at Fort Shafter, died Wednesday Sep 2, 1998 in Straub Hospital. Born on Molokai, he is survived by wife Hee Ju; parents Thomas and Louise; and brothers Thomas, Wilfred and Calvin. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. No flowers.

 

Kelly Ifenuk, 50, of Weno, Chuuk, Micronesia, died Sunday Oct 11, 1998 in St. Francis Hospice-West. He was born in Micronesia. He is survived by wife Joanna; sons Kaybo, Jim and Nickson; daughters Joyce, Judy, Alhoma and Emilly; brothers Melchor, Kirasy, Sitiro, George, Joanes and Stephan; sisters Markarita and Achunsion; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary.

 

Raymond Y. Ifuku, 52, of Waipahu, a retired real estate associates broker, self-employed, died June 24, 1998  in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in Honolulu.  He is survived by wife Lorraine; daughters Raelene K. and Jolene K.; parents Yasushige and Hideko; and brothers Glenn K. and Calvin S. Private services.

 

Henry “Masa” Igawa, 67, of Lakewood, Wash., sergeant first class in the U.S. Army, died March 25, 1998 in Seattle. Born in Heeia, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Christiane; daughters Alice Wagner and Natalie Inks; sons Phillippe and Allen; mother Sueno; brothers Genza “Blackie,” Thomas “Pinto,” James “Jimmy,” Donald “Hoichi” and Allan; sister Mary “Amy” Quijano; and four grandchildren. Services held.

 

Satoru Igawa, 96, of Aiea, a retired owner/proprietor of Igawa Lawnmower Repair Shop, died March 25, 1998  in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. He was born in Hiroshima, Japan. He is survived by son William, daughters Georgiana Aruga and Lois Sumida; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Roman “Patrick” Igdamen Jr., 57, of Kurtistown, Hawaii, a retired truck driver for the former Puna Sugar Plantation, died Friday May 8, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. He was born in Lanai City. He is survived by daughter Romana Spencer; sons Shawn and Roman III; brother William Egdamin, and sisters Fil Edgamin, Dotty Frasco and Abing Bento. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary.  Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Etaro Ige, 93, of Wahiawa, a retired carpenter from Libby McNeil & Libby, died March 24, 1998 in Wahiawa General Hospital. He was born in Okinawa. He is survived by wife Uto; son Ronald K.; daughters Alice A. Ginoza, Gladys H.  Nakata, Doris Y. Yamaguchi, Helen T. Kim, Agnes S. Suwa and Racheal K. Takaki, 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Services were private.

 

Lorraine J. “Lori” Ige, 39, of Halawa, owner of Keiki Lunch Co., died Wednesday May 13, 1998 in Kapiolani Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Glenn K.; daughters Jaime, Jodi and Jacie, and brother Derrick Umemoto. Memorial services: 7 p.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire.

 

Seichi “Cigar” Ige,81, of Waipahu, a retired iron worker with Associated Steel, died Sunday Mar 15, 1998 in Ewa. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Sadami; sons Ronald T. and Alan S.; daughter Leatrice S.; brothers Tokio and Seikichi; sisters Helen Kohatsu, Sue Yamauchi, Yaeko Hanzawa and Nobuko Kobashigawa, six grandchildren and a great-grandson. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m.  Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Yasu “Nancy” Ige, 71, of Torrance, Calif., formerly of Hawaii, a retired electrical assembler, died Oct. 8, 1998 at home. Born in Pearl City, she is survived by husband Takeichi; mother Tsuru Omine; brothers Eichi, Shigeru and Masao Omine; and sisters Haruko Katayama, Grace Tanouye, Violet Ganeku, Kay Tagami, Yoshie Yamashiro and Janice Watanabe. Private services.

 

Geraldine “Gerry” Ignacio, 64, of Las Vegas, a retired stevedore supervisor at HT&T in Hilo, died Jan. 25, 1998  in Mountain View Hospital in Las Vegas. Born in Hilo, she is survived by husband Albert “Iggie”; sons Vernon K. and Edmond L.; daughter Lani A. Ishii; brothers Joseph and Robert Chaves; sisters Veronica Nelson, Genevieve Castro, Annette White, Sylvia Young and Marian Menino; and five grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Mass: 12:15 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Church. Call from 11 a.m. to noon. Inurnment: Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 1. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to a favorite charity.

 

Herman H.W.T. “Tadashi” Ignacio, 46, of Honolulu, a journeyman welder, died last Tuesday Sep 29, 1998 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by mother June T. Okubo; brother Wendell; and sisters Collette Okubo, Renee Pfeiffer and Arlene Kanehailua. Services: 7 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.

 

Rose L. Ignacio, 86, of Hanapepe, Kauai died Sunday Mar 29, 1998 in Waimea Care Home. She was born in Waimea, Kauai. Survived by daughter Healani Hardy; sisters Elizabeth Nito and Nani Lum; brother George Akana, three grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Seventh Day Adventist Church in Lawai. Private burial. Casual attire.

 

Alfred M. Igne, 66, of Fremont, Calif., formerly of Waimea, Kauai, died April 23, 1998 in Fremont. Born in the Philippines, he is survived by wife Florence “Caspillo”; daughters Val T. Nelson and Cynthia Basegio; sons Clyde N. and Alfred M. Jr.; mother Narcisa; father Luciano; sisters Josefina Garcia and Fely L. Faulkner; brothers Emilio, Rosalino, Elpidio and Juanito; nine grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Services on the mainland. No flowers.

 

Craig S. Iha, 35, of Aiea, a former tour bus driver at Roberts Hawaii, died Nov. 20, 1998 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by father Fred S.; brothers Wayne S. and Fred S., and sisters Sharon K. Bushey and Selma E. Iha. Memorial services: 7 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 6 p.m. Private inurnment. Casual attire.

 

Shiego Iha, 76, of Honolulu, a retired commercial fisherman, died Feb. 26, 1998  in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Waialua, he is survived by nieces and nephews. Private services.

 

Michiyo Iida,81, of Eleele, Kauai, a retired teacher with the Japan Ministry of Education, died Saturday Mar 14, 1998 in Wilcox Hospital. Born in Osaka, Japan, she is survived by husband William M.; son Akio Yano; stepdaughter Winifred Masuda; sisters Kazuyo Iwamoto, Yoriko Kuriyama, Hiroko Imao, Tsuneko Oishi and Noriko Ishii; and three grandchildren. Services in Japan at a later date.

 

Yoshie Iida, 80, of Lawai, Kauai, died Monday Aug 3, 1998 in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Wailua, Kauai. She is survived by son Clayton; daughter Gladys Morse; brother Richard Yoshida, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

William M. Iida, 86, of Eleele, Kauai, a retired accountant for the County of Kauai Board of Water Supply, died Thursday Jun 25, 1998 in St.  Francis Hospice. He was born in Eleele. He is survived by daughters Winifred K. Masuda and Fran K. Yano; and three grandchildren.  Private services. Gathering: 2 p.m. Friday at Garden Island Mortuary.

 

Lillian T. Ijima, 64, of Hanapepe, Kauai, a retired Lappert Ice Cream Parlor sales clerk, died Friday Oct 2, 1998 in Straub Hospital. Born in Port Allen, Kauai, she is survived by husband Takeo; sons Russell T. and Gordon T.; daughter Laurie J.R. Furumasu; and six grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai, Kauai. Aloha attire.

 

Dorothy S. Ikeda, 72, of Honolulu, a retired office clerk at Kuakini Hospital, died Thursday Mar 26, 1998. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by brother George, sister Doris, and hanai children Patrick and June Drumeller and Yukiko Kojiro. Memorial services: 12:30 p.m.  Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 11:30 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Ernest Y. Ikeda, 62, of Wailuku, a retired first sergeant in the U.S. Army, died last Thursday Feb 19, 1998 in Kapolei. He is survived by sons Miles and David; daughter Nanci Samento; brother Gilbert; sister Janice Takenishi; and three grandchildren. Private services. Call Ultimate Cremation Services for information.

 

Gilbert N. Ikeda, 75, of Honolulu, a retired Realtor, died March 11, 1998  in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughters Denise Ikeda-Hathaway and Loreen S. Ikeda, and grandson Justin A. Ikeda-Hathway. Graveside services: 10:30 a.m.  tomorrow at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

 

Hatsuko Ikeda, 92, of Hilo died Saturday Dec 5, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Hilo, she is survived by son Stanley H., daughter Michiko “Michi,” brothers Roy I. and Kazushi Sakai, sister Matsuko Tamura, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Mildred M. Ikeda, 74, of Kaneohe, employed by Yat Loy Co., died Monday Jan 19, 1998. Born in

Hanapepe, Kauai, she is survived by sons Calvin, Dean and Neal, brother Moritoshi Ueno and four grandchildren. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Monday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Raymond T. Ikeda, 47, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died Nov. 15, 1998 in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Liwawe; sons Jason, Steve and Junior Kenji; daughter Christina; sisters Maureen Naganuma and Kendra Ikeda; and brothers Wayne and Maurice. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Friday at St. Mark Episcopal Church.

 

Shiro Ikeda, 89, of Hilo, a proprietor of Hilo Macaroni and S. Ikeda factories, died Sunday Jan 4, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. Born in Hilo, he is survived by sons Clarence H., Alexander Y., Rodney S., Thomas T., Donald A., David T. and Earl M.; daughters Mary Lou S. Miwa and Betty K. Ikeda; brother Hideo; sister Ayano Ishikawa; 19 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. tomorrow at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Wallace M. Ikeda, also known as “Wally” or “Mac,” 66, of Honolulu, a Schuman Carriage service manager, died Feb. 5, 1998  in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Elaine Y., brother George K. and sisters Dorothy S. and Doris E. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Misao Ikehara, 82, of Honolulu, a retired Maui Divers Inc. jewelry designer, died Oct. 4, 1998 in Oahu Care Facility. Born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii, he is survived by brother Seigi; sister Ethel S. Katekaru. Private services.

 

Matsuyo Ikejiri, 95, of Honolulu died Nov. 7, 1998 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Fukuoka, Japan, she is survived by daughters Jean S. Shinbo and Bessie S.  Lew, eight grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Hajime Ikemoto, 80, of Kekaha, Kauai, a retired carpenter/mason with Kekaha Sugar Co., died Tuesday May 26, 1998 in Kauai Veterans Hospital. He was born in Kealia, Kauai. He is survived by wife Chiyono; son Kenneth; daughters Linda and Evelyn Oshima, Helene Ichiki and Arlene Campos; brother Tatsuo; sisters Yoshiko Shigematsu, Shizue Matsusaka, Jean Lovell and Lillian Idouchi, 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Kauai Memorial Gardens.  Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Shinayo Ikemoto, 102, of Kahului, a retired Libby’s Pineapple trimmer, died June 18, 1998  in Ann Pearl Nursing and Rehabilitation. Born in Hiroshima, Japan, she is survived by sons Thomas T. and Wilfred T.; daughters Jane U.  and Jeanette F. Iwasa, Humie Tanaka, Ruth M. Shigenaga and Judy C.  Takayama; brother Yoshio Matsumoto; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Shuzo Ikeno, 82, of Captain Cook, Kona, Hawaii, a retired farmer, died Saturday Feb 14, 1998 in Kona Community Hospital. Born in Captain Cook, Kona, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Helen H.; daughter Karen Morinoue; sisters Sachi Harai and Chizuko Sumida; and two grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. tomorrow at Kona Hongwanji Mission. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Ayako Ikkanda, 94, of Kaneohe, a retired nursery worker, died March 23, 1998  in Kailua. Born in Japan, she is survived by sons Paul and Henry, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Edward Y. Ikuta, 81, of Honolulu, a retired Board of Water Supply maintenance supervisor, died May 25, 1998  in Queen's Hospital. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mitsue; son Wendell Y., daughter Ann Ibaraki and four grandchildren. Private services.

 

Benjamin Ilac, 70, of Mililani, a retired U.S. Army staff sergeant, died Jan. 30, 1998  in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Paukaa, Hawaii, he is survived by sons Robert, Alan, Benjamin Jr., Richard and Louis; daughters Lucia Sebay and Linda McKinley; brothers Himenis “Norman” and John; sisters Augustine “Aggie” Wilker, Angelina “Kay” Acoba, Rose Meyers and Josephine “Jessie” Navarro; 20 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, 800 Kaheka St. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Bun Hui Im, 85, of Pearl City, a homemaker, died Monday Nov 2, 1998 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Taegu, Korea, she is survived by sons Kyung Bong and Kyong Sik, daughter Yon Borwn and Yon Soo Im, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Mortuary.  Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.

 

Newton K. Imai, 53, of Hilo died Saturday Apr 2, 1998 at home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Irma; son Shane; daughter Kristi; mother Toshiko; brothers Roy and Dennis; and sisters Kathleen Inouye and Irene Tenn. Services: 5 p.m.  Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 3:30 p.m. Casual attire.

 

Ito Imamura, 88, of Honolulu died July 4, 1998. Born on Kauai, he is survived by daughter Jean Kohatsu, sister Tokie Nishita, brother Ottomatsu Aoki, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Roy U. Imamura, 80, of Kailua and formerly of Molokai, a retired city urban planner, died July 30, 1998 at home. He was born in Lahaina, Maui. He is survived by wife Ruth; sons Herbert and Aaron; brother Wilfred; sisters Ilona Frie and Kay Hirayama, and two granddaughters. Services were private.

 

Marlon B. Imasa, 22, of Las Vegas and formerly of Honolulu, a retail store clerk, died Thursday Jul 16, 1998. Born in Tamuning, Guam, he is survived by mother Marilene B.; father Jimmy C.; sisters Maybelle B. and Janice B.; and grandparents Lourdes and Marc Bacani and Josefa Imasa. Memorial services on the mainland.   [SB 21/07/1998]

 

Omaru Imazaki, 89, of Hilo, a retired seamstress, died Aug. 1, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. She was born in Kaiwiki, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Tsuyoshi “Jerry,” George and Albert; daughters Tomiko Morgan, Nancy and Gail Imazaki and Terry Walls; sister Oshimo Watanabe, and grandchildren. Private services.

 

Robert T. “Uncle Bob” Imoto, 83, of Hauula, a retired custodian supervisor, died Oct. 5, 1998 in Kailua. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by brothers Kenji and Richard Yamasaki; and sisters Ethel Kawaoka, Margaret Kugiyama and Gloria Ueno. Services: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 12:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Shirley S. Imoto, 76, of Honolulu, a retired secretary, died Feb.  17, 1998  in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by   husband Harold K. and son Randy T; sisters  Edith Hiromasa and Miriam Kuniyuki.  Private services.

 

William Nan Sing In,69, of Honolulu, a Korean War veteran who received a Purple Heart, died Tuesday Mar 17, 1998 in Maunalani Nursing Home.  Born in Honolulu, he is survived by companion B.J. Kelly ; brother Henry and sisters Florence Lum, Grace Chevas and Annie Lum. Services: 10:45 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.

 

Mildred E. Incillio, 70, of Crestview died Saturday Nov 28, 1998 in St. Francis-West Hospital. She was born in Lahaina. She is survived by husband Miliano; sons Ronald K., Sam G., Bradford B. and Myron K.; daughters Harriet L.  Petrowich, Beverly L. Hale and Gwen P. McNair; brother Eddie Medeiros; sisters Katherine Chang and Shirley Chung, 21 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Prayer services: 7 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Burial: 9 a.m. Friday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

 

Kenneth Indreginal Sr., 65, of Wahiawa, a retired maintenance supervisor from Leeward Community College, died March 19, 1998  in St.  Francis Hospital. Born in Hilo, he is survived by wife Segondina “Dina”; son Vincent; daughters Karen Indreginal and Lori Moreno; brothers Reuben and Lew; and eight grandchildren. Mass: 7 p.m.  Monday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1403 California Ave. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  Casual attire.

 

Segunda I. Ines, 84, of Waipahu died Sept. 29, 1998 in St. Francis-West Hospital. Born in Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, she is survived by sons Santiago, Benjamin and Bernardo; brother Viano Inis; sisters Furtunata Farinas, Josefina Agbayani and Lucia Inischua; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Wake services: 7:30 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.

 

James W.K. Ing, 87, of Kailua, a retired sanitarian with the Department of Sanitation, died Nov. 20, 1998 in Kailua. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Caroline R.; sons J. Douglas and Darrell; daughters Sandra Peterman and Tina Maragos; stepsons Bryson, Grafton and Finis Jhung; sisters Edith Kam, Beatrice Chun, May Ing and Elaine Lau; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services: 10:15 a.m. next Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow. Aloha attire.

 

Jean Ing, 78, of Honolulu died May 26, 1998  in Beverly Manor  Convalescent Home. She was born in Koloa, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Henry S.; sons Daniel Wong and Ronald and Gerald Ing;  daughters Kathleen Tasaka, Patricia Chun and Audrey Ing; brothers Stanley and Robert Unten; sisters Eleanor Oshiro, Betty Frantz and Kameko Nakamatsu, 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.  Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Pearl N.N. Ing, 78, of Honolulu died Dec. 20, 1998. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by brother Wah Kim; and sisters Leatrice and Yuk Jin. Private services.

 

Richard Ah Sum Ing, 80, of Honolulu, a retired federal fire captain, died Wednesday Dec 9, 1998 in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Sue; daughters Karen Ing, Charlene Wasilczyk and Cheryl Flannery; sisters Kai Chang, Katherine Wong, Molly Moniz and Lena Keeno, and two grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1666 Mott Smith Drive. Casual attire.

 

Robert L. “Bobby” Ing, 64, of Honolulu, a Honolulu Police Department sergeant, died July 25, 1998. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by daughter Veronica Seto; parents Rudolph and Gladys;  companion Elma Hiatt; sister Rita Mae Lee; brothers Alvin and  Rudolph K.Y., and a granddaughter. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday at Community Church of Honolulu, 2345 Nuuanu Ave. Call after 8:30 a.m. Burial: Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

 

The Rev. Samson Ing, 59, of Pearl City died Tuesday Aug 25, 1998 in Kaiser Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Eirene “Puanani” DeMatta-Ing; sons Stephen and Nathan; brothers Alexander, Robert, Richard, David and Joseph; and sisters Clara St. Clair, Rachel Kaanehe and Roselani Bonga. Services: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 9 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.

 

Beatrice I. Inman, 93, of Kona, Hawaii, a retired secretary/bookkeeper for Florence Dye Works, died Oct. 30, 1998 in Keauhou Rehabilitation Healthcare Cen ter. She was born in Woonsocket, R.I. She is survived by daughter Virginia Morgan, sisters Lillian Rondeau and Lucille Folds, and a granddaughter.  Services at a later date.

 

Charles T. Inomoto, 63, of Honolulu, a retired electronics technician at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, died Aug. 7, 1998 in Queen’s Hospital. Born in Kaunakakai, he is survived by brothers Robert K. and Herman S., and sisters Edith Y. Sakamoto and Rose Kohatsu. Private services.

 

Sueko Inoue, 90, of Aiea, a retired state cafeteria worker, died Sunday Jan 4, 1998 in Pearl City. Born on Kauai, she is survived by sons Albert M. Inouye and Roy Inoue; daughters Jean Katsuhiro, Mitzie Oroku and Janet Yamagata; brother Satoru Hashimoto; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Private burial.

 

Utako Inoue, 88, of Honolulu, a licensed practical nurse at Leahi Hospital, died Aug. 25, 1998. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sons Peter and Paul, brother Edward Yamada, and three grandsons. Private services.

 

Yoshio Inoue, 84, of Honolulu, a retired general contractor doing business as Y. Inoue Inc., died Thursday Jun 11, 1998 in Kuakini Hospital. He was born in Pepeekeo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Setsuyo; sons Bert Y., Gene Y., Paul H., Errol T., Fred S. and Ray Y.; daughters Carol S. Iwai and Gail S. Nakama; sister Yukimi Yoshimoto, 23 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Cremation to follow.  Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Harold S. Inouye, 88, of Wahiawa, retired vice president of the credit department of First Hawaiian Bank, died Feb. 17, 1998  in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Frances F.; daughter Nancy Tomishima; sister Beatrice Nosse; and two  grandchildren. Private services.

 

Haruko Inouye,82, of Honolulu, a retired cafeteria worker at Roosevelt High School, died Aug. 9, 1998 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by brothers William K., Isamu and Rikuo; and sisters Betty C. Nakada and Yachie Hosogi. Private services.

 

Yutaka Inouye, 80, of Honolulu, a retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard joiner, died Monday Oct 12, 1998 at home. Born in Paauilo, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Sally S.; sons Kenneth T. and Dean T.; daughters Lynette S. Sunamoto and Suzette S. Shimokihara; brother Richard K.; and five grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.

 

Francisco L. Inovejas, 72, of Las Vegas died Feb. 12, 1998  in Desert Springs Hospital. He was born in Waimanalo. He was a maintenance supervisor and retired from the Federal Civil Service.  He is survived by wife Clarice; sons Francis, Fred, Farley and Fraser; daughters Margaret Abergas, Monalisa Leanio, Melanie Inovejas and Michele Inovejas; mother Teadore Pascua; brother Alfredo; sisters Filomina Yacap and Caridad Gosiaco, 19 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchil dren. Services: 11 a.m.  tomorrow at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church, Las Vegas.  Arrangements handled by Palm Mortuary-Eastern, Las Vegas.

 

Francisco M. Intendencia, 87, of Hilo, a retired tractor driver for Kau Sugar, died Saturday Jul 18, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. Born in the Philippines, he is survived by son Emerson R., daughter Lolly, eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Wake services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Memorial Mortuary. Call after 8 a.m. Burial: Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.    [SB 24/07/1998]

 

Harry J. Ioane,55, of Waianae, who worked for Ameron Hawaii, died Sept.  9, 1998 in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. Born in Waialua, he is survived by wife Muriel “Puni;” son Harry J. “Baba” Jr.; daughters Harolyn “Haunani,” Vanessa, Roselyn and Bernie Ioane, Alice L. Ramaila and Muriel K. Estevez; sisters Laura Kaeo, Maile Failautusi, Gwendolyn Kamana and Betty Lou Edwards; and six grandchildren. Wake services: 7 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Services: 11:30 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  Aloha attire.

 

Philip "Biggie" Iokepa,52, of Ewa Beach, a dispatcher for Hawaiian Tug and Barge, died Sept. 3, 1998. He was also a high priest for the Church of Latter-day Saints, Ewa Beach 2nd Ward. He is survived by wife Doreen "Pua;" sons Taurus; daughters Doryanne Smallwood and Darling Iokepa; brothers Lawrence "Hawk," Clayton and Kahue Kaaha; and sisters Elizabeth "Kapeka" Nonaka and Paula-Ann Flazer. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ewa Beach 2nd Ward, 91-1154 North Road.  Services: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

 

Samuel Iokia, 67, of Waianae, a heavy-equipment operator for construction companies, died last Saturday Jun 13, 1998 in Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Minerva P.; sons Emerson, John D., Samuel Jr., Alfred N. and Curtis K.; hanai son Stanley Kahawaii; daughters Vanessa P. Flores and Melveena K. Iokia; brothers Joseph, David K. and David K. “Puna” III; sisters Annabelle Ha‘o, Margaret Poe, Lilian M. Davis and Nancy Christian; 20 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: noon Thursday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Waianae. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

 

Emily O. Iranon, 87, of Mililani, a homemaker and foster parent, died Monday Oct 5, 1998 in Wahiawa Hospital. She was born in O'Okala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons George and Philip; daughters Consuelo Glorioso, Angie Menor, Carol McCabe, Nancy Defiesta and Jacqueline Indreginal, 26 grandchildren and 41 great-grandchildren. Wake service: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home. Call after 6 p.m. Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Call after 9 a.m. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

 

Laura G. Irons, 83, of Fairfax, Va., formerly of Kalihi Valley, a gift shop owner, died Aug. 9, 1998 in Arlington, Va. Born in Hawaii, she is survived by husband Lambert daughters Gay Irons Sports and Linda Irons McCook, and five grandchildren. Services held.

 

Walter E.M. “Mike” Irvine, 59 of Hilo, a retiree of the U.S. Air Force, died Wednesday Jun 10, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. He was born in Honolulu.  He is survived by wife Evelyn “Cathy”; sons Michael and Solomon; daughters Susan Costa and Gerildine Irvine; brother Joseph; sisters Elizabeth Kaahu, Mokihana Ramos and Geraldine Costa, and two grandchildren. Memorial service: 10 a.m. Monday in New Hope Christian Fellowship Church. Call after 9 a.m. No flowers. Casual attire.

 

Frederick G. Irwin, 86, of Redlands, Calif., a Theo H. Davies and Co. sales and management employee in Hilo and Honolulu, died Wednesday Oct 7, 1998 in Redlands. He was born in Hilo, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Dorothy M.; son Dr. F. Michael; daughter Dr. Linda J. Smith; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland. Donations may be made to Plymouth Village Residents Association Fund, 900 Salem Drive, Redlands, CA 92373.

 

Nancy T. Isa, 77, of Aiea is survived by daughter Kaaren N. Takara.

 

Daisy A. Isaacs, 93, of Hilo died Tuesday May 19, 1998 in Life Care Center of Hilo. She was born in Kona. She is survived by daughters Maydell Taitano and Daisy Nakamoto; brother Arthur Ako, 11 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Carol Ann Isberg, 79, of Beaverton, Ore. and formerly of Honolulu, a physician's secretary, died Tuesday Sep 15, 1998 at home. Born in Portland, Ore., she is survived by daughter Debra, brother James Perkins, and sister Bonnie Erickson. No services. Donations suggested to F. Leonard Isberg Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Oregon State Scholarship Commission, 1500 Valley River Drive, Suite 100, Eugene, OR 97401.

 

Toshito “Toshi” Isemoto, 65, of Hilo, first vice chairman of the Board for Isemoto Contracting Co., died Monday mar 30, 1998 at home. He was born in Hilo.  Survived by wife Kay; son Leslie; daughter Cathy Iwaoka; brother Larry; sisters Tomie Shigii, Yoshie Araki, Isoe Isemoto and Sachie Kaneshiro, and three grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Friday at Honpa Honwanji-Hilo Betsuin.  Call after 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Kathleen A. "Kathy" Ishiara, 52, of Central Point, Ore., died Aug. 28, 1998 at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Terry Twedell, son Lee, parents Robert and Hatsuko Inafuku, sister Jeanette Tajiri, and brother Wendell Inafuku. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.  No flowers. Donations suggested to Cancer Awareness Project in Oregon.

 

Ayako Ishida 72, of Honolulu, died Oct. 26, 1998 at Kuakini Medical Center. Born in Honolulu, she was a retired customer service representative with First Hawaiian Credit Corp. and a member of the Shinshu Kyokai Fujinkai. She is survived by brother Masaru, five nieces and two nephews. Service: 6 p.m. Thursday at the Chapel of Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.

 

Kenneth M. Ishida, 79, of Honolulu, a retired pianist, died Wednesday Feb 11, 1998 in Convalescent Center of Honolulu. He was also a Suzuki Methods music instructor at Central and Kawananakoa intermediate schools. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by sisters Jane Chikamoto, Gladys Nishimura and Rachel Ishida. Memorial services: 8 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 7 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

 

Sadame “Alice” Ishida, 91, of Honolulu died Friday Jan 30, 1998 in St.  Francis Hospice. Born in Paipaikou, Hawaii, she is survived by son Richard, sister Lillian Kuraoka, three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Memorial services: 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary.

 

William M. Ishida, 95, of Kealakekua, Kona, Hawaii, a retired public accountant, died Saturday Feb 7, 1998 in Kona Community Hospital. He was also a former general manager with Finance Factors in Kona and an insurance agent. Born in Honokaa, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Masae, son Lincoln, sister Helen Kishi, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Central Kona Union Church. Call after 2 p.m. Burial to follow.  Casual attire.

 

 

Yoshiko Ishida, 82, of Honolulu died last Tuesday Dec 1, 1998 in Kuakini Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Kunio; sons Gary, Walter, Neil and Allen; daughter Joanne Koyanagi; brothers Yoshinobu and Tadashi Matsumoto, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Kathleen H. Ishihara, 43, of Mililani, an office administrator at Standard Register-Stanfast Group, died Saturday Jun 13, 1998 in Wahiawa General Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Isaac Nik; parents Toshio and Jane Araki; sisters Janice Reisch, Eunice Yee and Jody Fong, and brother Clinton Araki. Services: 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Call after 4:30 p.m. Casual attire.

 

Marjorie S.O. “Margie” Ishihara,83, of Honolulu, a retired account clerk at the University of Hawaii, died Sept. 22, 1998 in Beverly Manor Convalescent Center. She was born in Hanapepe, Kauai. She is survived by sons Alan M.  and Glenn M.; daughter Jeanette E. Matsumoto; brothers Kenneth S. and Thomas M. Okuma; sister Ruth C. Suzui; and four grandchildren. Private services.

 

Rose K. “Loke” Ishihara, 93, of Pearl City, a Libby’s Pineapple retiree, died Friday Mar 20, 1998 in Hale Pulama Mau. She was born in Honolulu.  Survived by sons Wilbert, Mervin and Xavier “Buda”; daughters Elosie Sonoda and Rosina “Lei” Kurosawa; brother David Manaku, 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: noon Saturday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m.  Burial: Nuuanu Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.

 

Agnes M. Ishii, 80, of Honolulu, a retired cook at the Liliuokalani Building Lunch Room, died Feb. 6, 1998  at home. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by husband Kazutaka “Stone”; son Melvin; daughters Marian Matsuura, Carol Fujii and Phyllis Fukuzono; brothers Jerry, Kenneth and Stanley Nakagawa; sisters Ethel Honda and Betty Murato; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Kazuo Ishii opened the first Central Pacific Bank branch in downtown Honolulu in 1954. The bank, established by World War II veterans to help struggling community groups, had capital of $350,000. When Ishii retired as president 24 years later, the bank had nearly $16 million in capital and $353 million in assets. Ishii, 89, of Honolulu died Tuesday Feb 3, 1998 in Straub Hospital. In 1985, he received Japan’s Imperial Award, The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette, which recognizes excellence in community relations. Ishii was active in the Hawaii Bankers Association, the Chamber of Commerce of Honolulu, Aloha United Way, the Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation, the Nippon Club, the Japanese Chamber of Commerce, the United Japanese Society, the Japan-America Society, and the Hawaii Economic Study Club. Born in Hiroshima, Japan, he is survived by son Takeshi; daughters Hiroko Nishida and Kuniko Misawa; brother Akira; sister Takiko Shimomae; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Melba M. Ishii, 71, of Honolulu died Sunday Jan 4, 1998 in St. Francis Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sons Drs. Dexter K. and Erick K. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m.  Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Agnes B.N. Ishikawa, 66, of Waianae died Saturday Jul 25, 1998 in Castle Hospital.  Born in Honolulu, she is survived by sons Patrick, Harold Jr., Martin and Melvin; daughters Aileen Coverman, Charla Trevenen, Antoinette, Celia M.  and Harolynn Ishikawa, Paula Kaleo, and Regina Gross; brother William Kamaka; sisters Lucy Kamaka, Suzie Kalaiwaa and Pearl Kamaunu; and 18 grandchildren. Prayer services: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Call after 9:30 a.m. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Aloha attire.   [SB 28/07/1998]

 

John S. Ishikawa, 63, of Honolulu died Nov. 16, 1998. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by brothers Norman and Hiroshi; and sisters Hattie Takeuchi, Helen Leu and Jean Uejo. Private services.

 

Lincoln H. Ishikawa, 77, of Wailuku, a retired Maui County highway maintenance man, died Saturday. Born in Wailuku, he is survived by wife Sally S., son Andrew J., daughter Faye S., sister Alma K. Kido and a grandchild. Services: 4 p.m. Sunday at Nakamura Mortuary in Maui. Casual attire.

 

Matsu Ishikawa, 104, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed poultry farmer, died Aug. 26, 1998 in Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. He was born in Okinawa. He is survived by daughters Laura M. Malone, Jane T. Iritani, Mildred M. Nakagawa and Lois S. Sakima; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.  Call after 9 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Michael I. Ishikawa, 80, of Honolulu died last Tuesday Feb 17, 1998 in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Waialua, he is survived by sons Gerald and Gilbert; brothers Lawrence, Melvyn and Howard; sisters Frances Sabado, Yoshie Ishikawa and Norma Yoshika; and four grandchildren. Private services.

 

Richard I. Ishikawa, 77, of Honolulu, a retired Waikiki Transport taxicab driver, died July 17, 1998  in Straub Hospital. Born in Kapaa, Kauai, he is survived by wife Lillian V.; son Richard I. Jr.; daughters Candace N. Yee and Lisa P.  Rapozo; father Matsu; sisters Laura M. Malone, Jane T. Iritani, Mildred M. Nakagawa and Lois S. Sakima; and five grandchildren. Private services.   [SB 28/07/1998]

 

Albert S. “Al” Ishimaru,65, of Honolulu, a retired diesel mechanic for Young Brothers, died April 8, 1998  in St. Francis Hospital. He was born in Kau, Hawaii. Survived by wife Patricia; sons Delbert, Ryan and Albert; daughter Gaye; brothers Bob, Rupert and Tommy; sisters Helen Iwakawa and Violet Ahuna, and two grandchildren. Memorial services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Winifred H. Ishimoto, 70, of Honolulu, a retired University of Hawaii assistant professor, died Feb. 26, 1998  in Hale Nani Rehabilitation Facility. Born in Haleiwa, she is survived by brothers Hubert K. and Jay N.; and sisters Miriam R. Horita and June J. Ruebel. Services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Harry Hirotane Isobe, 76, of Honolulu died Tuesday Sep 8, 1998 at Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Japan. He was a retired engineer. He is survived by wife Shizue "Claire"; son Brian S.; daughter Debra F. Ng; mother Chiseko; brothers Shigemi and Naohiko; and sisters Kazuko and Satoko. Service: 6 p.m.  Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.

 

George M. Israel, 68, of Honolulu, a retired E-7 from the U.S. Army, died Tuesday Jan 27, 1998 in Honolulu. He was also retired from the Administration Group and Purchasing Operations of Kamehameha Schools. Born in Rocky Mountain, N.C., he is survived by wife Sarah K.N.; sons George M. Jr. and Lorrin H.; daughters Delphine I. Hostetter and Simone K. Barboza; stepchildren Sam Kroger, Kela M. Caldwell and Gene L. and Carlos E. Fisher Jr.; brothers Harvey D., Arthur E. and Kenneth M.; sister Doris R. Joyner; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Aloha attire.

 

Emily Huihui Issenmann, 88, of Honolulu died June 12, 1998  at Maluhia Hospital. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son William; brother Moses Huihui; sister Sarah Marcel; three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandson.  Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 10 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.

 

Ann E. Ito, 52, of Honolulu, a legal secretary in the law office of Gary N. Morikawa, died Friday Dec 4, 1998 at home. Born in Honolulu. Survived by mother Ethel Y. Services: 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Dermot M. Ito,55, of Keaau, Hawaii, a retired journeyman carpenter, died April 7, 1998  in Hilo Hospital. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by daughters Donna Villafuerte and Sherilyn and Kimberly Ito; brother Delwin; sister Sallie, and four grandchildren. Services were private.

 

Ernest A. Ito, 65, of Honolulu, an attorney, died Aug. 24, 1998 at home. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by father Hiroshi and brothers James T. and Robert T. Memorial services: 6 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers.

 

Hideo Ito, 82, of Honolulu, a retired supervisor for Meadow Gold Dairies, died April 24, 1998 at home. Born in Waipahu, he is survived by wife Toyoko; son Michael H.; daughter Edna H.; brothers Muneo, Hiroyuki, Takumi and Takao; sisters Harumi Ito and Miyuki Suzuki; two grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Private services.

 

Kazuo Ito, 90, of Kapaa, Kauai, a retired state employee, died Saturday Feb 14, 1998. Born in Kapaa, Kauai, he is survived by sons Kelly, Donald and Chris; daughter Lorna; sister Yoshiko Tokimoto; and five grandchildren. Services: 5 p.m. Thursday at Garden Island Mortuary. Call after 4 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Walter I. Ito, 50, of Hilo, Hawaii, a cane cutter for the former Ookala Sugar Co., died Nov. 17, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. He was born in Ookala, Hawaii. He is survived by caregivers Debra Fronda and Tony Hensley. Services: 6:30 p.m.  Tuesday in the Waiakea Villas hotel lobby. Call after 6 p.m. Casual attire.

 

Masato “Gunga” Itozaki, 74, of Hilo, a World War II veteran and retired Combined Insurance Co. of America salesman, died  Sunday May 31, 1998 in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by sons Kahanaikaikaokekai G. and Brian; daughters Norene Okino and Elaine Nishiura; sister Pearl Uyenoyama; brothers Toshi, Robert, Thomas and Herbert Hirano and Eddie Fujita, and a granddaughter. Memorial services: 5 p.m. tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 4 p.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m.  Friday at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. No  flowers.

 

Dorothy M. Ivins, 71, of Honolulu, a retired accountant for Waikiki Shore Apartments, passed away Sunday Jul 19,1998. Born in Trenton, N.J., she is survived by daughter Caren L. Godwin, son-in-law Bill Godwin, mother Ella M. Hand, and grandson Christopher Godwin. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Call 942-8601 for information.     [SB 23/07/1998]

 

Hawayo Iwahiro, 94, of Wahiawa died Feb. 5, 1998  in Wahiawa General Hospital. Born in Waipahu, she is survived by son Sakuichi, grandchildren Robert Iwahiro and Marsha Tanabe and two great-granddaughters. Private services.

 

Clara I. Iwaida, of Honolulu, died July 29, 1998 in Queen’s Hospital.  She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Theodore and Edwin; daughter May Hirata; brothers Bernard and Robert Kuwahara; sisters Alice Matsunaga and Doris Ouchi, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services were private.

 

Naohiko “Nick” Iwakawa, 52, of Honolulu, founder and president of Sun Planning of Hawaii Inc., died May 18, 1998. He was born in Nagoya, Japan. He is survived by wife Rita; son Tony; mother Kazuko, and sister Michiyo Tamogami. Private services.

 

Richard T. Iwamasa, 87, of Honolulu, a retired carpenter, died April 1, 1998  in Hale Pulama Mau. Born in North Kohala, he is survived by brothers Sadaichi and Masao, and sister Patsy T. Kuwahara. Private services.

 

Henry S. Iwamoto, 68, of Kaneohe, an engineer technician at Kaneohe Marine Corps Air Station, died Monday Jul 13, 1998 at home. He was also a retired electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1186. Born in Honokaa, Hawaii, he is survived by wife Esther S.; son Dwayne M.S.; daughter Sandy G.C. Balada; mother Mitsuru Ban; brothers Stanley and Robert; sisters Elaine Honda and Betsy Munekata; six grandchildren; and a great-grandson. Memorial services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 9 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Robert Y. “Bob” Iwamoto, of Kaneohe, a retired French and Japanese language teacher at Castle High School, died June 15, 1998  in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, he is survived by wife Helen U.; children June S. Harada and Lance K. Iwamoto; brother William; sisters Helen “Sue” Miyamoto, Edith “Lei” Iwamoto, Dorothy Sumida and Beatrice Jost; and two grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Call from 6 to 9 p.m. Graveside services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery.

 

Thelma Y. Iwamoto,71, of Honolulu, a retired cook at Woolworth’s, died Saturday Apr 18, 1998 in Kaiser Hospital. She was born in Makawao, Maui. Survived by son Adrian H.; daughters Leilani M. Iwanaga, Marlene E. Lee, Delma K.  Wong, Selma T. Rosa and Jessie K. Unabia; brothers Isamu, Charles, George and Stanley Arakaki; sisters Masayo Oshiro, Esther Arakaki and Caroline Tamashiro, 10 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Kenichi Iwamura, 81, of Honolulu, a food handler for Kanai Tofu Factory, died April 14, 1998  at home. He was born in Hakalau, Hawaii. He is survived by sisters Suzue Tanaka and Asako Miyazawa. Services were private.

 

Tooru Iwane, 71, of Whittier, Calif., died June 12. He was born in Kona, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Christine Koda; children Philip, Marika, Russell, Lisa, Paul and Sharon; and seven grandchildren.  Condolences suggested to Christine K. Iwane, 11725 Molly Knoll Ave., Whittier, CA 90604.

 

James M. Iwasa, 83, of Honolulu, a retired city plumber, died May 26, 1998  at home. He was born in Koolauloa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Lillian S. Private services.

 

Aiko Iwasaki, 65, of Wahiawa, who retired from Young Laundry, died Friday Oct 23, 1998 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Born in Waialua, she is survived by husband Shigeru; sons Kevin T. and Ross S.; daughters Cindy M. Kaku and Jan K. Asato; brothers Masatoshi, Larry and Mitsuru Tojo; sisters Mitsue Tojo, Betty Okouchi, Dorothy Ito and Sumiko Hanashiro; and five grandchildren. Memorial services: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Eleanor M. Iwasaki, 82, of Honolulu, a retired pharmaceutical assistant for the Honolulu Medical Group, died Saturday Aug 29, 1998 at home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Dennis T. and Miles K.; brothers Robert S.  and Soichi Matsuoka; sisters Margaret T. Ochiae, Lynn M. Uyemura, Irene K.  Higa, Winifred T. Noguchi and Caroline S. Oya; and three grandchildren.  Services: Noon Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Call after 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Stanley T. Iwasaki, 72, of Wailuku died Wednesday Oct 14, 1998 in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Wailuku, he is survived by wife Beatrice F.; daughters Nathalie Cadorna and Pamela Iwasaki; sisters Amy S. and Sachiko; a grandchild; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Nakamura Mortuary. Casual attire.

 

Akiko “Harriet” Iwashita, 75, of Hilo, Hawaii, died Saturday Jan 17, 1998 in Hilo Hospital. She was born in Paauilo, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Elaine Lee, Judith Honda, Elinor Ikeda, Charlene Fujii and Kathleen Ratific; brothers Koichi, Saburo and Jay Yamashita; sister Joyce Takahashi, 12 grandchildren and two great-granchildren. Services: 5:30 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Call after 4:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.

 

Edith S. Izumi, 87, of Wailuku, a former schoolteacher with the Department of Education, died Saturday Jan 10. 1998 in Maui Memorial Hospital. Born in Kohala, Hawaii, she is survived by sons Gerald, Carl and Earl; brothers Shiro and Genro Kashiwa; sisters Judy Kawabata and Anita Ainge; and four grandchildren. Services over ashes: 4 p.m. Saturday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission. Casual attire. No flowers.

 

Mamoru Izumi, 74, of Honolulu, a retired custodian, died Monday Jul 20, 1998 in Honolulu. Born in Kalihi, he is survived by sisters May Yanai, Yvonne Oshita and Margaret Michihara; and brother George. Private services.     [SB 23/07/1998]

 

Matsue Izumi, 81, of Hilo, a minister of the Tenrikyo Yashijima Church in Hilo, died Thursday Apr 2, 1998 at her home. She was born in Papaikou. She is survived by sons Wallace, Herbert and Gerald; daughter Mae Odani; brothers Goro and Shiro Hirayama; sisters Doris Fujimoto and Fumie Ogawa, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Service: 5 p.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home in Hilo. Call after 4 p.m. Inurnment: Tuesday at Homelani.

 

Otoyo Izumigawa, 86, of Honolulu, a master Okinawan koto instructor, died Feb. 22, 1998  in Kuakini Hospital. Born in Wahiawa, she  is survived by husband Kanyei; sons Ronald A., Stanley Y. and  Roger N.; daughter Janie M. Hatayama; brother Eddie Kaneshima;  five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.