Honolulu Advertiser & Star-Bulletin Obituaries

January 1 - December 31,  2003

 

 

 

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DAVID KAOHU "OHU" UAHINUI SR., 68, of Wai'anae, died Jan. 6, 2003. Born in Kalama'ula, Moloka'i. Retired heavy equipment operator. Survived by wife, Winona; sons, David Jr. and Pohai; daughter, Kapua; sisters, Elizabeth Lambert, Maria Holbron, Ruth Domingo and Kealoha; five grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Ka Hale Hoano O Ke Akua Church, 1730 Nalani St.; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Friday at the church; service 9:30 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.      [Adv 20/01/2003]

 

RONALD TSUGIO UCHIDA, 77, of Honolulu, died May 26, 2003. Born in Hamakua, Hawai'i. Retired special education teacher and adult education golf instructor at McKinley High School. Survived by wife, Sadako; son, Russell; daughter, Mona Saito; three grandchildren; sisters, Shigeko Kobayashi, Michiko Frieszell, Elaine Shinozaki and Winifred Tsuruda. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.  [Adv 09/06/2003]

 

WALTER YUKIO UCHIDA, 75, of Honolulu, died March 1, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired commercial artist for U.S.Government. Survived by brothers, Samuel and Richard; sister, Grace Tamaye. Service 4 p.m Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.   [Adv 06/03/2003]

 

TOSHI UCHIKAWA, 101, of Honolulu, died Oct. 29, 2003. Born in Saga Ken, Japan. A homemaker. Survived by daughter, Miyoko Shimizu. Service 10 a.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. [Adv 06/11/2003]

 

MASAO "MASA" UCHIMA, 74, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died May 21, 2003. Born in Honoka'a, Hawai'i. Retired insurance agent manager with Ilima Insurance Company in Honolulu. Survived by wife, Mildred T.; sons, Lester and Cory; four grandchildren; mother Chidori Yanagihara; sisters, Alice McGeehan and Sumiko Kamei. Visitation 3:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel; service 5 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.   [Adv 25/05/2003]

 

PATRICIA ANN UCHIMA, 72, of 'Aiea, died Jan. 22, 2003. Born in Oklahoma City. A homemaker. Survived by husband, Charles; sons, Paul and Jeffrey; daughter, Carla Uchima-Toy; six grandchildren; sister, Donna Norgren. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.   [Adv 30/01/2003]

 

ALICE SHIZUKO UCHIYAMA, 76, of Honolulu, died Sept. 8, 2003. Born in Lahaina, Maui. Retired pastry chef. Survived by son, Dennis; daughter, Sandra Nakasone; stepdaughters, Gladys Matsushita, Fannie Kawakami and Amy Pataray; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother, Kazu Nohara; sister, Florence Kunishige. Visitation 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission; service 4 p.m. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary.   [Adv 23/09/2003]

 

KOMAHEI "GENERAL" UCHIYAMA, 85, of Waipahu, died Aug. 28, 2003. Born in Waipahu. Retired from O'ahu Sugar Company. Survived by sisters, Alice Morimoto, Ritsu Uchiyama and Betty Masuda; niece and nephews. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.   [Adv 06/09/2003]

 

YOSHIKO UEDA, 88, of Honolulu, died July 22, 2003. Born in Tokyo, Japan. Survived by daughters, Minako Higuchi and Michiko Senaga; two grandchildren; sister, Eiko Shimoisaka. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.  [Adv 31/07/2003]

 

LARRY MINORU UEHARA, 80, of Honolulu, died April 22, 2003. Born in Wainaku, Hawai'i. Retired dinner cook for Sheraton Waikiki Hotel. Survived by wife, Velma; sons, Dana Uehara and Lorin Chow; daughter, Theresa; two grandchildren; brother, Isamu; sisters, Leatrice Kam and Susan Uehara. Service 2 p.m. Sunday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.   [Adv 30/04/2003]

 

RUTH UMENO UEHARA (yago, Hei Me Yachi Gwa), 87, of Honolulu, died Nov. 22, 2003. Born in 'O'okala, Hawai'i. Retired owner of Ellen's Bar and Chidori Lounge. Survived by son, Raymond; daughter, Barbara Teruya; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Saneo and Raymond Tamashiro; sisters, Constance Ogusuku and Gladys Matsuda. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary. [Adv 08/12/2003]

 

KAMI UEJO, 99, of Honolulu, died Nov. 3, 2003. Born in Okinawa. Retired worker for Hakalau Plantation. Survived by sons, Masaichi Uejo, Minoru, Hiromu, Takashi and Masao Uyejo; daughter, Miyoko Ishimaru; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Seiyu and Zengoro Tamae. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.   [Adv 20/11/2003]

 

SEITOKU UEJO, 80, of Honolulu, died July 31, 2003. Born in Kohala, Hawai'i. Retired gardener for Kamehameha Schools. Survived by wife, Haruyo; son, Ted; daughters, Sharon Kaneshige, Amy Yuen and Brenda Nakamitsu; eight grandchildren; sisters, Kiyoko Maekado, Betty, Janet Shimabukuro and Kikue Tamashiro. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary. [Adv 07/08/2003]

 

MASATO UEKAWA, 97, of Honomu, Hawai'i, died June 28, 2003. Born in Honomu. Retired Hamakua Sugar Co. machinist. Survived by nephew, Noriyoshi; sister, Fumiko; sister-in-law, Toshiko. Private service held. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home.   [Adv 25/07/2003]

 

FREDERICK YOSHITO "YOLO" UEKI, 78, of Honolulu, died Feb. 6, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Moana Taxi Co. taxi driver. Survived by sons, Robert and Leslie; four grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. Aloha attire.     [Adv 17/02/2003]

 

Shigeo Robert Uemoto, 88, of Honalo, Kona, Hawaii, a coffee farmer and retired groundskeeper for the former Kona Hilton Hotel, died Thursday May 29, 2003 in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Napoopoo, Hawaii. He is survived by sons Gerald, Donald, Wayne, Gary and Wesley; daughter Diane Pinao; sister Haruno Fujino; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services: 4 p.m. tomorrow at the Kona Hongwanji Mission in Kealakekua, Hawaii. Call after 3 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 04/06/2003]

 

WILLIAM YUKIO UEMURA, 77, of Honolulu, died March 16, 2003. Born in Ke'ei, Kona, Hawai'i. Retired lineman and equipment installer for the federal government at Fort Shafter and GTE Hawaiian Telephone Company. Survived by daughters, Susan Damerville and Joyce Kishaba; grandchildren, Riley, Sydnee and Heidi Kishaba; brothers, Tomoki "Ted," Nozomu, Edward and George; sisters, Eileen Fukumoto, Madeline Tanaka and Ellen Tanioka. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.     [Adv 28/03/2003]

 

HARUYO "ESTHER" UENO, 77, of Honolulu, died Nov. 13, 2003. Born in Ha'iku, Maui. Retired U.S. Army secretary. Survived by husband, Hideo; daughter, Shelley Hawkins; sister, Hatsumi Hayashi. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.   [Adv 25/11/2003]

 

ISAO UENO, 80, of Honolulu, died July 3, 2003. Born in Kahuku. Retired City and County of Honolulu refuse truck driver. Survived by wife, Erica; son, Earl; daughters, Sharon Tsuru and Ulrica Moriyama; stepson, Michael Yim; stepdaughters, Michelle Yim and Jin Yim-Takitani; three grandchildren; great-grandchild; brothers, Richard, Hideo and John Uyeno; sister, Helen Fukunaga. Private service held. Arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary.    [Adv 19/07/2003]

 

JAMES TADASHI UENO, 81, of Honolulu, died Aug. 14, 2003. Born in Kapoho-Puna, Hawai'i. Retired Aloha Motors salesman. Survived by daughter, Karen; brother, Larry; sister, Hatsue Goda. Visitation 11 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service noon. No flowers. Casual attire.   [Adv 18/08/2003]

 

ROBERT NORITO UEOKA, 95, of Pa'ia, Maui, died April 27, 2003 in Maui Memorial Medical Center. Born in Pa'ia. Self-employed accountant. Survived by wife, Fukiyo; son, Ronald; daughters, Shirley Ann Kimizuka, Kay Hanano, June Uyeno, Judith Matoi and Joy; 16 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; brothers, Noriyuki, Norman and Meyer; sisters, Clara Sodetani, Marion Watanabe, Sally Yoshina and Carol Lau. Visitation 3 p.m. Tuesday at Pa'ia Montokuji Church; service 4 p.m.; burial to follow at Paia Montokuji Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers.  [Adv 04/05/2003]

 

DR. BUNKICHI UESATO, 90, of Honolulu, died Oct. 24, 2003. Born in Ola'a, Hawai'i. A retired dentist. Survived by wife, Anne; sons, Stuart and Philip; three grandchildren; brother, Dr. George Uesato; sisters, Reiko Arakaki and Jeanne Kaneshiro. Visitation 5 to 6 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.   [Adv 30/10/2003]

 

SENJI "JOE" UEUNTEN, 79, of 'Aiea, died July 31, 2003. Born in Lawa'i, Kaua'i. Retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard employee with 24 years of service. U.S. Army veteran. Survived by wife, Margaret; son, Glenn; daughter, Iris Umeno; granddaughter; brothers, Dr. Sensuke, Senmatsu, Senmei, Isamu, Thomas, Stanley. George and Marvin; sister, Yoshiko Orlando. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.  [Adv 12/08/2003]

 

ARIETA UFAU, 60, of Pearl City, died April 8, 2003. Born in Leone, American Samoa. Survived by husband, Nifo; sons, Junior Cabuyaban and Nikolao; daughters, Muavae Luamanu, Saumaleato Mataituli, Vitolia, Tautuu Aniseto, Kathy and Christina; 22 grandchildren, a great-grandchild; brother, Levi Talaeai; sisters, Faleupolu Talaeai, Sinatoga Pirtle, Filemu Talaeai, Lilieni Talaeai and Faafouina Talaeai. Services will be held in American Samoa. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.   [Adv 13/04/2003]

 

UTUFAASILI ANNE AFOA-PETERSON UFAU, infant daughter of Christina and Tamasoalii Ufau, of Wai'anae, died Oct. 29, 2003. Born in Wai'anae. also survived by grandparents, Arieta and Nifo Ufau and Utufaasili Afoa-Peterson. Service in Samoa at a later date. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.  [Adv 08/11/2003]

 

ETIMOA "MOA" FELIPE NELSON APELU UHATAHI-NARDO, infant son of Lolita Oro-Nardo and Kitione Uhatahi, died July 8, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Also survived by brothers, Ian Uhatahi-Nardo, Kevin Mercado-Nardo, Kaylen Nardo and Kristian Nardo; sister, Kristina; grandparents, Siua and Mele Fifita; great-grandmother, Faalagilagi Molioo. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Memorial Park Makai Chapel, service 10 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Arrangements by Mililani Downtown Mortuary.     [Adv 15/07/2003]

 

AUDBERTO DIAZ ULANDAY, 67, of Honolulu, died Dec. 22, 2003. Born in Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines. A retired Hilton Hawaiian Village houseman. Survived by wife, Cristeta; daughter, Nancy; sons, Emmanuel, Jason and Louie; three grandchildren; brothers, Rizalino and Mateo; sisters, Atanacia Batalla, Mercedes Mercado and Aurea Alonzo. Visitation 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa; Mass 10:30 a.m.; burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire.  [Adv 28/12/2003]

 

CALIXTO "AMA" PASCUA ULEP, 79, of Waipahu, died May 26, 2003. Born in San Nicolas, Philippines. Survived by wife, Susana; son, Rodrigo "Rod"; sister, Victorina Abuluyan; grandchildren, Clyde, Michael and Melody; great-grandchildren; Kelsey, Adam, Sage, Caeleigh and Kobe. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Church; Mass 9:30 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.   [Adv 13/06/2003]

 

RESTITUTO "RUSTY" C. ULEP, 52, of Waialua, died Jan. 17, 2003. Born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Employee of the Waialua Sugar Company for 25 years. Survived by wife, Irma; daughters, Leah and Marcelle; mother, Margarita; brothers, Mauricio and Silverio. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m Monday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Michael's Church; burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.    [Adv 31/01/2003]

 

R. EDWIN "ED" ULERY, 87, of Hono-lulu. died Dec. 23, 2003. Born in California. Retired executive for Aloha United Way. Survived by daughters, Judith Tessier and Barbara; four grandchildren; companion, Sydney Adelson. Service 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Elks Club; scattering of ashes to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Francis Hospice or Rotary International. Arrangements by Williams Funeral Services.  [Adv 31/12/2003]

 

JUNE ULIBARRI, 63, of Kailua, died April 14, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Survived by husband, Thomas; mother, Mildred Brostek; brother, Pete Brostek. Visitation 6 p.m. Wednesday at Door of Faith Church; service 7 p.m. Committal service 1 p.m. Thursday at Hawai?i State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.    [Adv 19/04/2003]

 

THOMAS A. ULLOA, 73, of 'Ewa Beach, died Dec. 19, 2003. Born in Agana, Guam. Retired U.S. Air Force staff sergeant. Survived by daughters, Dorothy Ulloa-Rojas, Patricia Ulloa-Curcio and Barbara Ulloa-Perkins; sons, Michael and Vincent; 10 grandchildren; great-grandchild; sisters, Carmen Mesa, Josephine Davis, Rosalia Mesa and Maria Garrido; Committal service with military honors 2 p.m. Monday at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. Donations may be made to St. Francis Hospice. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.     [Adv 30/12/2003]

 

LIMA ULU, 81, of Wai'anae, died Jan. 5, 2003. Born in American Samoa. Survived by sons, Taumaoe Jr., Matthew and Christopher; daughters, Teresa Broadus and Gladys Tupulua; sister, Anna Tuia; 24 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. Tuesday at Holy Hill of Zion Full Gospel Church; service 6 p.m. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.     [Adv 11/01/2003]

 

FANGAILUPE NIU 'ULU'AVE, 73, of La'ie, died May 14, 2003. Born in Niuafoou, Tonga. Survived by sons, Aisea Finau, Solomoe Uluave and Malakai Tatafu; daughters, Linita Moa, Meleane Uluave and Kalesita Tuifua; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 p.m. Friday at Kahuku Methodist Church; service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the church; service 10:30 a.m.; burial 2 p.m at La'ie Memorial Park. Arrangements by MIlilani Downtown Mortuary.  [Adv 20/05/2003]

 

TADASHI UMAMOTO, 79, of Honolulu, died May 7, 2003. Born in North Kohala, Hawai'i. Retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Supply Center clerk. Member of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, Company C and Club 100. Survived by wife, Takako; sons, Brian, Gary and Neal; daughter, Irene; three grandchildren; brothers, Frank and George; sisters, Fusae Shinno and Tsuruko Newcomb. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.   [Adv 15/05/2003]

 

GLADYS "HAYAN" HATSUMI UMEDA, 87, of Honolulu, died April 5, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Survived by daughter, Valerie; brothers, Wally "Sada" and Ronald Iwamoto; sisters, Rose Mitsuyoshi and Margaret Iwamoto. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Downtown Mortuary.  [Adv 12/04/203]

 

HIROTO UMEDA, 83, of Honolulu, died Oct. 11, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Oahu Transport Co. supervisor. Survived by wife, Dorothy; daughters, Amy Sato and Sue; two grandchildren; brothers, Tommy; sisters, Hilda, Betty Yamasaki, Thelma Mitsuyoshi and Phyllis Shibuya. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary. [Adv 17/11/2003]

 

PAUL MASAMI UMEDA, 82, of Honolulu, died Nov. 25, 2003. Born in Pa'auilo, Hawai'i. Retired Liu Construction Co. mason; and former member, 442nd Regimental Combat Team and 100th Infantry Battalion. Survived by daughters, Sylvia, Joyce and Linda; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Masaichi, Mason and George; sisters, Winifred and Florence. Service noon Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; inurnment 2 p.m. at The National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl. Casual attire.   [Adv 28/11/2993]

 

SHOICHI UMEDA, 95, of Honolulu, died Jan. 7, 2003. Born in Japan. Retired Liberty House tailor. Survived by sons, Clarence, Roy and Michael; daughters, Jean Tokita, Caroline Grathwohl, Elaine Umeda and Irene DuBoyce; 15 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brothers, Hiroto and Tommy; sisters, Hilda, Betty Yamasaki, Thelma Mitsuyoshi and Phyllis Shibuya. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.      [Adv 16//01/2003]

 

YOSHIHIRO "YOSHI" UMEDA, 71, of Honolulu, died Sept. 27, 2003. Born in Kona, Hawai'i. Senior agent retired from Aloha Airlines. Survived by wife, Ellen; sons, Mark and Garrett; a grandchild; brothers, Tadao and Yasuhiro "Larry"; sisters, Tomie Umeda and Ayako "Annie" Oyama. Service 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.  [Adv 03/10/2003]

 

Akira Umehara Dec. 19, 2003. Akira Umehara, 78, of Honolulu, a retired Vets Dental Laboratory owner, Tripler Army Medical Center employee and a 442nd Regimental Combat Team company medic, died in Kuakini Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Flora F., daughter Cindy Taketa, brother Takashi, sisters Sadako Sugimoto and Mary Umehara, and two grandchildren. Private services held.     [SB 29/12/2003]

 

JUDITH CHIYOKO UMETSU, 78, of Honolulu, died March 22, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Libby/Dole personnel clerk. Survived by husband, Takeshi; sons, Rickey Takeo and Chris Tsugio; brothers, Raymond Tamotsu Nakagawa and Calvin Kiyoshi Nakagawa; sisters, Betsy Tatsuko Murata and Helen Sumiko Abe. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.   [Adv 06/04/2003]

 

RUTH SHIZUKO UMETSU, 81, of Honolulu, died July 29, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Survived by daughter, Nora Suematsu; three grandchildren; a great-grandchild; brothers, James Shigemura and Charles Shigemura; sisters, Amy Murai and Muriel Omiya. Service 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Harris United Methodist Church. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.   [Adv 03/08/2003]

 

CYNTHIA MAE 'CENING' UMUIWI, 56, of Honolulu, formerly of Hilo, Hawai'i, died July 20, 2003. Born in Hawai'i. An office clerk. Survived by son, Donn Sabata; daughter, Elena Ah Yo; mother, Alfreda Jitchaku; brothers, Walter Alexander, Byron and Aaron Jitchaku; sister, Patricia Kapuy. Visitation 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo; service 11:30 a.m.; burial to follow at East Hawai'i Veterans Cemetery No. 1. Casual attire.   [Adv 25/07/2003]

 

MARY-MAE LEILANI UNEA, 81, of Waimea, Hawai'i, died June 4, 2003. Born in Waimea. Retired nurse for the former Hilo Hospital, and member of the UH-Hilo Hawaiian Leadership Program. Survived by sons, Hardy and Sterling; daughters, Charlotte-Mae Lyons, Aldean Peleiholani and Mekela Asejo; 53 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; sister, Molly Esmeralda. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the mortuary; service 10 a.m.; burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.      [Adv 08/06/2003]

 

YACHIYO "ETHEL" UNEBASAMI, 90, of Pearl City, died July 11, 2003. Born in Pu'unene, Maui. Former owner of Ethel's Grill. Survived by sons, Roy and George Noda; stepsons, Howard and Ronald; daughters, Sandra Funasaki and Sharon Masada; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, Hanae Teramae and Judy Smith. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.   [Adv 26/07/2003]

 

LYNNE GOO UNG, 91, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Nov. 1, 2003. Born in Hilo. Retired Hawaiian Telephone Co. and Amfac Inc. secretary; and a Pahoa Elementary School foster grandparent. Survived by husband, Apio; daughter, Carolyn Irvine; son, Edwin; brother, Yon Hoi Goo; sister, Kawie Tseng; two grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.   [Adv 10/11/2003]

 

SEFO VENI UNGA, 84, of Waipahu, died Sept. 8, 2003. Born in Ha'alaufuli, Tonga. Member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waipahu. Survived by sons, Makihele, Malakai and Steven; daughters, Ionita Kalamafoni, Faiekina Pierce, Hueina Pekipaki, Lilieta, Ramona Tuiono and Rima King; 38 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Vaini, Lihati, Okusi and Whitley "Lose"; sister, Lusiane Tuivailala. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waipahu; service 7:30 p.m. Visitation also 8 a.m. Friday at the church; service 10 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.   [Adv 18/09/2003]

 

ROBERT LEONARD UNGER, 77, of Kealakehe, Kona, Hawai'i, died Feb. 12, 2003. Born in Inglewood, Calif. Retired charter boat captain. Survived by sons, Rusty, Jimmy and John; grandson; two granddaughters; two great-grandchildren. Gathering 10 a.m. today at Honokohau Harbor fuel dock. Scattering of ashes. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Kona.    [Adv 2/02/2003]

 

NANCY SHIMAKO UNO, 85, of Honolulu, died Jan. 10, 2003. Born in 'Ele'ele, Kaua'i. Survived by brothers, Hirobumi and Junichi "Judo"; sisters, Michiko Higa, Betty Ramsey, Ayako Stidhams and Yoshiko Uyeda; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.     [Adv 29/01/2003]

 

RICHARD KAMEICHI UNTEN, 77, of Kane'ohe, died Sept. 23, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Employed by Duty Free Shoppers and Oroweat Bakery. Survived by wife, Shizue; sons, Dean and Wess; daughters, Teresa Gushiken, Mona Mangubat and Dawn Onishi; five grandchildren; brother, George; sisters, Gladys Ishii, Sarah Kiyabu and Nancy "Sueko" Sutton. Private family service held. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.   [Adv 05/10/2003]

 

JORGE NORTON UNWIN, 79, of Lahaina, Maui, died June 9, 2003. Born in Chile. An artist. Survived by sisters, Juanita Troncoso and Betty Ramirez; brothers, Ricardo and Archibaldo. Private service held. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.  [Adv 15/06/2003]

 

MARION FUSIPALA UPERESA, 72, of Hau'ula, died Sept. 10, 2003. Born in Tutuila, American Samoa. Retired Kaiser Permanente Foundation communications supervisor. Survived by sons, Keith and Kevin; daughters, Renee, Robin and Rochelle; five grandchildren; brother, Donald Sa'aga; sisters, Matilda Lolotai and Lamala Scanlan. Visitation 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hau'ula Second Ward; service 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; burial noon at La'ie Cemetery. No wreaths. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Woolsey-Hosoi Mortuary Services.   [Adv 17/09/2003]

 

TSUYAKO URABE, 94, of Kapa'a, Kaua'i, died Aug. 11, 2003. Born in Koloa, Kaua'i. A salesclerk at Kawakami's. Survived by son, Theodore; daughter, Janet Kimura; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Yasuo Moribe. Private service held. Arrangements by Garden Island Mortuary.   [Adv 19/08/2003]

 

MILDRED M. URASAKI, 90, of Honolulu, died Sept. 8, 2003. Born in Pa'ia, Maui. A retired seamstress. Survived by sisters, Bessie Nishida and Ruth Sakagawa. Memorial service 4 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Mortuary. No flowers. No monetary gifts. Casual attire. [Adv 11/09/2003]

 

JEAN AIKO OMACHI URASHIMA, 73, of Kailua, died Dec. 7, 2003. Born in Sacramento, Calif. Co-owner of Enchanted Lake Pharmacy. Survived by husband, Henry; sons, Craig, Keith and Bruce; daughters, Cheryl Lynn Urashima and Lisa Marie Coakley; 10 grandchildren; brother, Elbert Omachi; sisters Joan Nakashima, Esther Milnes, Hope Kawashima, Elaine Omachi, Patricia Tate and Katherine Cookson. Visitation 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at St. John Vianney Church; service 11:30 a.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.     [Adv 09/12/2003]

 

SHIGEYO URATA, 90, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Jan. 11, 2003. Born in Hawa'i. Homemaker. Survived by son, Richard; daughter, Blanche Kutsunai; brother, Dr. Shohei Shirai; four grandchildren; great-grandson. Visitation 3 to 4 p.m tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo; service 4 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.      [Adv 17/01/2003]

 

VICENTE CORTES URMENETA, 83, of Pearl City, died Jan. 23, 2003. Born in Aggunetan, Lasam, Cagayan, Philippines. Retired from Laupahoehoe Sugar Co. plantation. Survived by brother, Severino Urmanita; sisters, Simplicia Urmeneta and Tomasa Tuzon; hanai daughter, Norma Barroga; hanai son, Carlos. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 11:30 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.     [Adv 17/02/2003]

 

Sukeaki Ushijima, 76, of Aiea, a retired administrative specialist for the U.S. Army, died July 24, 2003, in Tripler Army Medical Center. He was born in Olaa, Hawaii. He is survived by daughters Jean A. Pang, Eileen Kawaguchi, Mary Furoyama and Cimone Ushijima; brothers Juro and Saiji; sister Mutsumi Pang; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services: 6 p.m. Monday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Burial: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. No flowers.     [SB 31/07/2003]

 

TSUGO USHIJIMA, 86, of Kane'ohe, died Nov. 4, 2003. Born in Ninole, Hawai'i. Retired superintendent for Hawaiian Dredging Co. Survived by sons, Bruce and Duane; brothers, Mitsuo, Yoshi, Uichi and Jensen; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.  [Adv 14/11/2003]

 

MEREANE MALIGI UTA, 60, of Honolulu, died Sept. 4, 2003. Born in Nuuuli, American Samoa. Survived by husband, John; children, Brenda, Sione, Leamanaia, Ernest, Maligi Jr., Herman, Maryann Jackson and Fiamaua; mother, Fiamaua Suapaia; brother, Poepoe Suapaia; sisters, Siauto Suapaia and Inoino Timoteo; 25 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Visitation 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at International Christian Church; service 12:30 p.m.; burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary.   [Adv 09/09/2003]

 

MELVIN LOUIS KANE UWEKOOLANI SR., 55, of Waiehu, Maui, died Feb. 13, 2003. Born in Pa'ia, Maui. Veteran of the U.S. Army. Survived by wife, Betty Jane "BJ"; sons, Melvin Jr. and Dillon; daughter, Malicia "Tita," Danyel Barcai and Rose; brothers, John Jr., Wildred and Stanley; sisters, Cynthia Yap and Pamela Villiarimo; nine grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary; service 7:30 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m to noon Monday at the mortuary; service noon; burial 2 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery.     [Adv 19/02/2003]

 

ROSE KAHILIPUALOKE KEALOHA UWEKOOLANI, 80, of Kanaio, Maui, formerly of Ha'iku, Maui, died Jan. 10, 2003. Born in Pa'ia, Maui. Retired M. Yamamura and Sons field laborer. Survived by sons, John Jr., Melvin, Wilfred and Stanley; daughters, Cynthia Yap and Pamela Villiarimo; brother, Paul Kealoha; sisters, Mary Ann Kahalehoe, Helen Young-Hu and Sarah Nikaido; 27 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Ballard Family Mortuary, Maui; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at the mortuary; service 11 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park. Aloha attire.      [Adv 16//01/2003]

 

BESSIE TAMIYE UYEDA, 81, of Ho-nolulu, died Dec. 12, 2003. Born in Kapa'a, Kaua'i. A secretary retired from the state Department of Health. Survived by brothers, Harrison and Albert; sisters, Jane Uyeda and Marjorie Hirashima. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.    [Adv 21/12/2003]

 

MARY FUMIYO UYEDA, 57, of Pearl City, died Feb. l9, 2003. Born in Hono-lulu. Survived by sisters, Jane Lee, Betsy "Emi" Imao, Jean Sueoka, May Nakagawa, Judith Chang and Gale Nohara. Memorial service 6 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Congregational Church. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.   [Adv 04/03/2003]

 

RANDAL YASUMASA UYEDA, 44, of 'Aiea, died Dec. 18, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Survived by parents, Jackie and May; sister, Carol. Visitation 3 p.m. tomorrow at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 4 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.  [Adv 22/12/2003]

 

SATOSHI "JACKSON" UYEDA, 77, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Nov. 10, 2003. Born in Hilo. Retired from Kuwaye Trucking in Hilo. Survived by wife, Carol; sons, Roscoe, Chuck, Dean and Mark; brother, Masao; sister, Shimiko Kameda; five grandchildren. Visitation 3 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo; service 4 p.m. Casual attire.   [Adv 12/11/2003]

 

TAMAKO UYEDA, also known as FLORENCE TAMAKO UYEDA, 94, of Honolulu, died March 3, 2003. Born in South Kona, Hawai'i. Retired owner of Tamako Beauty Salon. Survived by son, Gordon; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.    [Adv 20/03/2003]

 

THOMAS SUSUMU UYEDA, 96, of Honolulu, died Feb. 10, 2003. Born in Lahaina, Maui. Retired state plant quarantine inspector, and manager, Alice K. Uyeda Nursery. Survived by sons, Lincoln, Jefferson and Jackson; daughters, June Ikezawa, Leilani Uyeda Ueda and Frances Kashinoki; eight grandchildren; sister, Takako Narimatsu. Private service held. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.     [Adv 24/02/2003]

 

TSUNEYO UYEDA, 91, of Hilo, Hawai'i, formerly of Pahoa, died Nov. 8, 2003. Proprietress of the former T. Uyeda Store in Kapoho, Hawai'i. Survived by sons, Gilbert and Edward; daughter, Irene Matsuura; sisters, Hatsuyo Yoshiyama, Yoshi Yoshika and Sekio Otani; brothers, Kichisuke and Shojiro; seven grandchildren. Service held. No koden (monetary donations). No flowers. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.  [Adv 16/11/2003]

 

 

DENNIS MASANOBU UYEHARA, 77, of Honolulu, died July 16, 2003. Born in 'Ewa. Retired from Caravan Island Tours. Survived by wife, Tomoe; son, Mark; daughter, Colleen Maielua; brothers, Masao, Masakichi and Masanori; sister, Rachel Uchida; two grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Diamond Head Mortuary.   [Adv 25/07/2003]

 

Eugene Tatsuo Uyehara, 57, of Honolulu, a retired Qualex Inc. employee, died Tuesday April 29, 2003. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Wanda, mother Helen F. and sisters Sandra Tangonan and Susan Sagara. Services: 4 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.    [SB 01/05/2003]

 

GILBERT YOSHITAKA UYEHARA, 79, of 'Aiea, died Jan. 2, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired owner of Maile Grocery Store. Survived by brothers, Harry and Ernest; sisters, Nora Toyama, Bertha Nishina and Clara Oshiro. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.     [Adv 11/01/2003]

 

HERBERT UYEHARA, 71, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Dec. 15, 2003. No known survivors. No service. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.   [Adv 05/02/2003

 

MILDRED SATO UYEHARA, 72, of Kailua, died Jan. 2, 2003. Born in Waialua. A homemaker. Survived husband, Hidehiko; son, Dean; daughter, Terri; three grandchildren; brother, Stanley Sato; sisters, Janet Nakatsu, Doris Kawamata and Jean Nishimoto. Visitation 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; memorial service 6 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.    [Adv 13/01/2003]

 

RYOSEI UYEHARA, 87 of Kailua, died Jan. 12, 2003. Born on O'ahu. Retired carpenter for First Construction. Survived by son, Gary; daughters, Jane Shiroma, Judith Shimomura and Shirley Nakaima; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Daisy Arakaki and Dorothy Watanabe. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.    [Adv 23/01/2003]

 

SAM Y. UYEHARA, 74, of 'Aiea, died May 19, 2003. Born in Waialua. Retired truck driver for Sam's Trucking. Survived by wife, Alice; sons, Sidney and Sherman; sisters, Masako Shimabuku, Yaeko Ginoza and Corrine Costigan. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary. [Adv 30/05/2003]

 

SEIKI "CHIEF' UYEHARA, 77, of Wai'anae, died Feb. 6, 2003. Born in 'Ewa. Associate pastor of the United Gospel Fellowship; Army veteran. Survived by wife, Grace; daughters, Sylvia Torricer, Sandra Shinsato and Sharlene; brothers, Giyozo and Bobby; three grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. Thursday at United Gospel Fellowship Church; service 6:30 p.m.. Committal service 9:30 a.m. Friday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Casual attire. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.   [Adv 16/02/2003]

 

TAKE UYEHARA, 99, of Honolulu, died Nov. 5, 2003. Born in Okinawa, Japan. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Eddie and Morishin; daughters, Kikue Akamina, Fujie Shimabukuro, Ella Kaneshiro and Susan Uyehara; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sister, Aki Akamine. Service 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.  [Adv 14/11/2003]

 

IRENE MARIE UYENO, 73, of Honolulu, died Dec. 15, 2003. Born in Ho-nolulu. Survived by brother, Charles "Charlie"; sisters, Violet Noah and Helen "Bunny" Perry. Visitation 9 to 10 a.m. Dec. 29 at St. Patrick Church; Mass 10 a.m.; burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire. Memorial donations to a favorite charity. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.  [Adv 19/12/2003]

 

KIYOSHI UYENO, 79, of Honolulu, died May 22, 2003. Born in Kahului, Maui. Retired accountant for the Pacific Club. Survived by wife, Gertrude; son, Randall; daughter, Laureen; brothers, Hiroshi and Robert; sister, Florence Inouye. Service 4 p.m Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.   [Adv 27/05/2003]

 

MARK YUTAKA UYENO, 76, of Kealakekua, Hawai'i, died Nov. 3, 2003. Born in San Pedro, Calif. Retired real estate broker. U.S. Air Force veteran. Survived by sons, Michael and Robert; two grandchildren; great-grandchild; sister, Misao Fujiu. No service. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Kona.  [Adv 07/11/2003]

 

NATSUMI UYENO, 90, of Hanapepe, Kaua'i, died June 25, 2003. Born in Makaweli, Kaua'i. Homemaker. Survived by sons, David, Richard, Glenn and Bert; daughters, Joyce Yoshioka and Elsie Peleras; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brother, Kazuo Matsumoto; sisters, Judy Tong, and Sandra and Natsue Okada. Visitation 4 p.m. Tuesday at Garden Island Mortuary; service 5 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. [Adv 28/06/2003

 

MIKE MITSUO UYESU, 71, of Honolulu, died Aug. 22, 2003. Born in Lahaina, Maui. A civil engineer retired from the Department of Transportation. Survived by wife, Eunice; daughters, Lenora Uyesu-Kaneshiro and Dale Uyesu-Barcelona; two grandchildren; sister, Kikue Chinen. Service 6 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.   [Adv 02/09/2003]