Honolulu Advertiser & Star-Bulletin Obituaries

January 1 - December 31,  1995







Justin Ikaika Bacalso , 16, of Lahaina, Maui, died Jan. 29,  1995.  He was born in Kona. Survived by parents John and Janet Bacalso; grandparents Antone and Moana L. Bacalso of Honolulu;  Patsy and John Jones of California; Robbie and David Skinner of California; great-grandparents Sally Moreno, Loren and Joan Skinner of California; brother Shaun K. Burial: Espiritu Estate, Napili.  [Adv Feb. 1, 1995]


Mary Ellen Weightman Bailey, 82, of Kaneohe, died Jan. 4, 1995.  She was born in West Virginia and received her B.A. and M.A. degrees from West Virginia University, where she was a member of Pi Beta Phi and Mortar Board. Survived by husband, Joseph K. Bailey;   [Adv Jan. 9. 1995]


Michael Lucio Bajingting, 93, of Kahului,  Maui, died Feb. 3, 1995.  He was born in Cebu, the Philippines.  Survived by wife, Carlita; sons, Francis of California, Michael of Waipahu and Anthony of Haiku, Maui; daughters, VictoriaTorres of Ewa Beach, Patsy Davis of Michigan and  Mary Ann Perreira of Washington state; brothrs, Gonsalo  and Julian, both of  the Philippines; sister Tuling of the Philippines; 13 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.  Burial: Maui Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 7, 1995]


James Charles Baker, 64, ofKeopu Heights, Kona died Dec. 31, 1994.  He was born in Minneapolis, and was a retired engineer with Lockheed Aircraft Missels and SpaceEquipment.  Survived by wife, Sheri Lee Baker; mother Lulu Baker of California; sons, Gerald, Thomas and Steven Baker, all of California; two grandchildren.[Adv Jan. 8, 1995]


Robert L. “Uncle Bob” Baker Sr., 79, of Honokaa, formerly of Kailua-Kona, died Jan. 23, 1995. He was born in Sedro Woolley, WA and was a professional chef.He retired from Lockheed Corp. and was a member of the American Legion Kona Post 20 and the Kamakua Hawaiian Civic Club.  He was also a veteran of World War II.  Survived by sons, Robert L. Jr.of Kona, James F. of Florida and Richard of Kona;daughters, Edna Atkinson of Kona and Jacqueline Brackbill; brothers, Arthur F. Jr. of California and Charles H. of Oregon; 16 grandchildren and a great-grandson.[Adv Jan. 26, 1995]


Asuncion E. Balangue of Waipahu died Dec. 18, 1995 in Kapiolani Hospital at Pali Momi. Balangue, 78, was born in the Philippines. She is survived by sons Jesus Maglaya_ Jr., and Samu­el, Frank and Oral Balangue; daughters Clarita Nuesca, Grace Singson and Elizabeth Difunto rum; stepson Severino; brothers Mariano and Tomas Estalilla; sis­ters Isabel Sabado, Basilia Mauri­cio and Paz Duque; 30 grandchil­dren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park. Casual-attire.   [SB 03/01/1996]


Diana Kwai Hing Baldivino, 66, of Waipahu, died Feb. 15, 1995 at Kaiser Foundation Hospital.  She was born April 26, 1928 in Honolulu, and was a member of Badoc Pinili Aid Association, St. Joseph Church, and Cosmopolitan Senior Citizens Club. Survived by husband, Frank S.; sons, Frank Jr. of Florida, Alfred Diwili and Jamie; daughters, Mrs. Brian (Frances) Okamoto, Mrs. Raymond (Sylvia) Gaskin-Wong, Mrs. James (Ella Mae) Brown of Georgia and Mrs. Ted (Hazel) Dalton; brothers, William G.K., Donald G.M. and Steven G.T. Wong; sister, Hazel Haynes of CA; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 24, 1995]


Francisco Baldonado, 84, of Honolulu, died Jan. 8, 1995 at St. Francis Medical Center.He was born April 4, 1910 in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, and was a member of Badoc PiniliAid Association.  Survived by wife, Rosita B.; nephew, Pompey (Lydia) , Tamayo; niece, Erlinda (Rolly) Pablo. Burial: Valley of the Temples.  [Adv Jan. 16, 1995]


Flora E. Balico, 80, of Waipahu, died Feb. 19, 1995. She was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines.  Survived by husband, Francisco; son, Santiago;daughters, Mrs. Pol (Naty) Evangello of the Philippines, Maria Erice of the Philippines, Mrs. Eustaquio (Lumin)  Balino, Mrs. Romeo (Elena) Ballan and Mrs.  Benjamin (Angie)  Dela Cruz of the Philippines; brothers, Lauriano, Pedro and Florencio Eugenio, all of the Philippines; 23 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. [Adv Feb. 23, 1995]


Baldomero Esteban Ballesteros, 87, of Kahuku, died Jan. 29, 1995.He was born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines.  He was a member of the Kahuku Village Association.Survived by wife, Basilisa; daughters, Eleanor and Shirley.  Burial: Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 2, 1995]


Juan V. Balmores, 83, of Captain Cook, Kona, Hawaii, diedFeb. 18, 1995.He was born in Basco, Batanes, the Philippines and was a coffee farmer.Survived by wife,Felisa A.;son, John, daughter, Virginia  Barrett of Kauai; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.  [Adv Feb. 20, 1995]


Margaret Bannister of Ewa Beach died Dec 26, 1995 in Ewa Beach.  Bannister, 59, was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Harlan E.; sons Harlan J. and Howard J.; daughters Lisa A., Lori A. and Lynn Bannister, LiAnne Lee, Loreen and Laurette Bentosino, and Leslie Pagharion; brothers Hawaiiloa, Henry and James Aho and Rudy and Pete Kealohi; sisters Sarah Roland, Hattie Liftee, Martha Fernandez, Lily Aihara and Imi Abulon; and 26 grandchildren.  [SB 06/01/1996]


Conseta Delacerna Barclay, 68, of Makawao, Maui, died Jan. 12, 1995.  She was born in Hilo. Survived by sons, William H. Mousser Jr. of California, James M. and Randy S. Mousser, both of Waianae; daughters, Diana C. Tateno of Kaneohe, Patricia A. Davis of MA, Sandra M. Thomas of Haiku, Jacqueline L. Jones, Laurie A. Jones of Nanakuli; brother Harry Delacerna of Ewa Beach; sisters, Lucy Sobrado of Maile, Ginger Fullick of CA; 30 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren  [Adv Jan. 19, 1995]


Betty Lindstrom Bardue, 75, died Jan. 2,, 1995. She was born Feb. 5, 1919 in Granger, Washington and studied art at the Univeristy of Washington. Survived by son, John (Gail); grandchildren, Erick and Yvonne of Kailua; brothers Ted and David; sister Jeanne Kniseley of Washington.  [Adv Feb. 1, 1995]


Dorcas K. Barenaba, 63, of Laie, Oahu, died  Jan. 29, 1995. She was born in Ewa Beach. Survived by husband Charles P. Barenaba Sr.; sons Charles P. Jr., and Randy P.; daughters Leialoha C. Finai, KaonouluHajiHanohano; 14 grandchildren; father Peter M. Sequeira of Lahina; brothersEldredge Ka’iana and LeVan P. Keota Sequeira; sisters Ku’ulei B. Stender, Emmaline “Baby” Delatori and FeadoraFea-B-Lei” Alcomindras.  Burial: Laie Cemetery.  [Adv Feb. 1, 1995]


Ruby I. Bartlett Barlow, 98, of Honolulu, died  Jan. 11, 1995.  She was born in Alabama and was a school teacher for 25 years in Texas and California.  Survived by daughter, Mrs. Elia (Betty) Long; son, Don; seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; brother, Stewart of California; sister, Jessie Carr of Oregon.  [Adv Jan. 13, 1995]


Jaren I. Barnard, 3, of Waianae, died Feb. 23, 1995.He was born in Honolulu.  Survived by father, Johnnie II; mother, Wendy P. Kanoho; brother, Tyson Kanoho; sister, Jaylynn Barnard;paternal grandparents, Johnnie and Dutchlyn Barnard;  maternal grandmother, Mrs. James (Elaine) Ouchi; maternal grandfather, Steven Kanoho. Burial: Sunsent Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 28, 1995]


Diane Claire Barmore, 50, of Honolulu, died Feb.18, 1995.  She was born in Manhattan, N.Y. and was a retired bar tender.Survived by son, Andrew J. and daughter, Allison C.  [Adv Feb. 24, 1995]


Benedict“Ben” B. Basioa, 38, of Lahaina died Jan. 5, 1995.  He was born in Honolulu.  Survived by daughter, Bonnie; brothers, Al and Daniel of Kahului; sister, Charlene; mother, Veronica Basioa; wife, Yuni of New York.[Adv Jan. 8, 1995]


Maria “Mary” F. Batan, 64, of Wailuku, Maui, died Jan. 4, 1995.  She was born in Wailuku.  Survived by daughters, Ana Clothier of Washington and Cynthia “Mahina” Martin of Kihei; sister, Josephine Carabbacan of Kahului; brothers, Lawrence of Pukalani, Rogelio Vicente, Rodolfo “Rudy” Vicente of the Philippines and Efren Vicente of Honolulu; a granddaughter;four grandsons.Burial: Maui Memorial Park Cemetery.  [Adv Jan. 7, 1995]


Isabel Teves  Battaglia, 86, of Scottsdale, AZ, died Feb. 7, 1995. She was born in Honolulu.  Survived by sisters, Pat Willis of CA, Lillian Miccio of Honolulu and Harriette Ord of North Carolina; eight grandchildren. Burial: Scottsdale, AZ.  [Adv Feb. 12, 1995]


Mamie Theresa Battles, 68, of Waianae, died Jan. 21, 1995.  She was born in Honolulu, was a retired U.S. Navy Exchange supervisor, and member of Waianae Valley Homestead Community Association.Survived by sons, Glenn Jacobs of California and Elgin E. Battles; daughters, Mrs. Lorna Hubler of California, Mrs. Elsa Glovor of Washington state, Eunice Battles and Ella Jay Santiago; 12 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brothers, George, Griff and Alex Kane, and Charles and Billy Anderson; sisters, Lorna Tamburi, Dawn Pursley, Mabel Tolentino and Alfreida Keawe.[Adv Jan. 24, 1995]


Perfecto “PitongBayang, 88, of Kahului, Maui died Jan. 7, 1995.  He was born in Laoag, the Philippines.Survived by wife, Tasing; nephews, Celestino, Pablo and Romy, all of Waipahu; two sisters-in-law; two brohers-in-law; and mother-in-law.  Burial: Maui Memorial Park Cemetery.  [Adv Jan. 19, 1995]


Dennis A. Beard of Honolulu, operations manager for Liberty House in Ala Moana, died Dec. 23, 1995 in Honolulu. Beard, 49, was born in Cleveland. He is survived by parents Charles D. and Dolores M.; brother Dale D.; and daughter Michele L. Donations may be made to Crohn's and Colitis Foundation or the Arthritis Foundation.    [SB 03/01/1996]


William Gleason Beard, 67, of Haiku, died Feb. 15, 1995.  He was born in California and was a division manager of Prudential Insurance Co. Survived by wife,Patricia; sons, Ronald of Honolulu and David of Santa Barbara, CA; step-son Bruce Robertson of Oklahoma City, OK; step-daughter, Rebecca Sandi; sister, Patricia Bixby of Ventura, CA; granddaughter.[Adv Feb. 17, 1995]


Simeona Sumaylo Beate aka “Sally”, 63, died Feb. 2, 1995 at her residence.She was bornJune 1, 1931 in Waipahu, Oahu.  Survived by sons, Jose C. (Rosaline) Jr. and John Russell (Sherri); daughters, Joanne and Mary (Justin) Miguel; father, Jose Sumaylo; sisters, Juanita (Louise A.) Benjamin and Antonio(Mamerto) Beate; 7 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Richard Abing, Anthony Abergas, Harry Shinsato and Vicente Beate; sister-in-law, Mauricia Beate (Anaceto)  Pillos; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.  She was a member of the Visayan Hinabangay  Club. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park. [Adv Feb. 9, 1995]


Eudora P.Beaudet of Kealakehe, Kona, administrative secretary of the Calvary Community Church and former employee of the Kona Inn Hotel, died Friday Jan. 5, 1996 at home. Beaudet, 51, was born in Kohala. She is survived by husband Lynn E.; son Brandi K.; daughters Elena M.A. Beaudet and Lynell K. and' Michele A. Alapai; mother Eudora L. Lincoln; brother Mitchell K. Lincoln; Patricia Ako, Wynona Palmer and Odetta Shimotsu; and six grandchildren.  [SB 11/01/1996]


RonaldoAugie”F. Belaski, 71, of Honolulu, died Feb. 13, 1995. He was born in Kukaiau, Hawaii.  Survived by brothers,  Ernest and Joseph;  sisters, Mary Gouveia and CatherineRonning of CA. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park. [Adv Feb. 20, 1995]


Rudy Domingo Bellio, 79,of Honolulu, died Jan. 22, 1995.  He was born in the Philippines.  Survived by cousin, Jose Bellio; goddauther, Barbara Leong.  Burial: Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 2, 19950


MagdalenoJr” “Max” B. Bello Jr., 23, of Mililani, died Jan. 1, 1995.  He was born Sep. 24, 1971 in Wahiawa and was a 1989 graduate of Leilehua High School.  He was also a member of Carpenter’s Union #745.Survived by, father,  Magdaleno Bello Sr.;mother, Rosemary Shore of Florida; step-father, Dennis Shore; brother Leonard Bello; sisters, Maggie Kibota, Mary Ann New of North Carolina, Ligaya Bello.[Adv Jan. 12, 1995]


Angeline P. Benevides, 92, of Kahului, Maui, died Feb. 4, 1995.  She was born in Honolulu.  Survived by son, Ernest of Honolulu; daughters, Georgina Ornellas of Wailuku and MildredHigashigushi of Honolulu; 15 grandchildren;32 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; sister, Alice Perreira of Honolulu.  Burial: Maui Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 7, 1995]


Michael “Purple” E. Benjamin, 41, of Puunene, died Feb. 7, 1995.  He was born in Puunene and wasa Buzz’s Wharf Restaurant kitchen helper. Survived by parents, Johnny and Balvena; sisters, Barbara of Kahului, Carol Yuen of Honolulu, Melvena of  Kahului, Chelsea of Kihei and Antoinette of Lahaina; brothers, John Jr. of Makawao and Jerry of Molokai.  Burial: Maui Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 10, 1995]


Manuel “Sunny" Bennick of Hilo died Sept. 29, 1995 at home. Bennick, 64, was born in Hawaii.   [SB 13/01/1996]


Adele Seabury Bennie, 81, of Honolulu, died Jan. 3, 1995.  She was born in Honolulu.  Survived by son, Donald O. Fowler; and grandchildren, Nicolas S. and Noelle S. Fowler.  Burial: Oahu Cemetery.  [Adv Jan. 9. 1995]


Elijah Imilda Benoza, infant son of Donald and Lynn Benoza, died Jan. 23, 1995 in Honolulu.  Also survived by sisters, Nicole H. and Jamie K.;paternal grandfather, Richard Benoza Sr.; maternal grandparents, Howell Sr. andLee K. Mahoe.Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.  [Adv Jan. 29, 1995]


Edith A. Benson, 93, of Kailua, Oahu, died Feb. 11, 1995.  She was born in MA.  Survived by daughter, Mrs. Thomas (Virginia)Waracka; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brother, Edwin Nystrom of San Diego; and sister, June Warbrough of CA.Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.[Adv Feb. 14, 1995]


Walter L. Benson, a native of Honolulu, died recently.  He moved to California in 1967 with his family.Survived by wife of 30 years, Rhoda A.; sisters, Darlene Lofnik and Dolores Taum; brother, Tony Tan; daughters, Audryne, Danita, Sunny, Toni, Janelle and Teri; sons, Guy B. and Brian;  daughters Misty and Deverie; sons, Ian, Robert andGuy A.; many “Uka Pile” of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.  [Adv Jan. 18, 1955]


John Edward “Holi” Bergin, 24, of Waimea, Hawaii, died Feb. 11, 1995. He was born in Kealakekua-Kona and was a 1988 graduate of Hawaii Preparatory Academy, a 1993 graduate of University of Colorado and was named offensive player of the year  in 1987 for the Hawaii Preparatory Academy football team. He was also co-captain for the team in 1988 and received the Frank Lawrence Award for sportsmanship in HPA soccer.  In addition he was the state champion calf roper and team roper with the Hawaii High School Rodeo Association and was a member of the Hawaii Rodeo Cowboys Association. Survived by fiancée, Christy Reidel of Oklahoma; parents, William C. “Billy” and Pat Bergin; sister, Erin Wallace of CO; brothers, William N. “Bill” Bergin and Brady J.; grandmother, Maude N. Cockett; hanai sister, Kathleen Kaaua Schwartz of WA; hanai brother, Chris Kaaua. [Adv Feb. 16, 1995]


StanleyJaja” Leonard Beyma Jr., 57, of Kealakehe, Kona, died Feb. 14, 1995.  He was born in Detroit, MI, and was the former manager of the Pay’n Save Store in Kailua-Kona. Survived by wife, Barbara; son, Stanley L. III; daughters, Veivet Tobias of  Kawaihae, Melody L. of Oahu and Crystal Fukumitsu of Kahaluu Mauka; mother, Cecilia of MI; brother, Ronald of Germany; five grandchildren.[Adv Feb. 18, 1995]


Pauline Weiss Birtley, 89, of Kaneohe, formerly ofAina Haina, died Feb. 25, 1995.  She was born in MA, was past president of “We The Women” andthe Oahu League of Republican Women and member and former deaconess of Central United Church.  Survived by brother-in-law, Justin A. O’Neil; and threesisters-in-law. Burial: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.[Adv Feb. 28, 1995]


Elsie Maxson Boatman, 93, of Scottsdale, AZ, formerly of Hawaii, died Jan. 10, 1995.  She was born in Iowa, was a longtime University of Hawaii home economics professor, presently professor emeritus, and had served as director of the university’s Food Service Department.  Survived by friend,  Ed Perkowski of Honolulu. Inurnment: Iowa.  [Adv Feb. 8, 1995]


Annie AnaC. Bolor, 52, of Lahina, Maui, died Jan. 27, 1995.  She was born in Puukolii, Maui, and was a historian with the Lahina Restoration Foundation.  Survived by companion, Mariano Curimao; sons, Keith M. Conrad and Alvin; Kelly M. of California, Rocky Keohuhu-Bolor of Texas; daughters, Nita Kinimaka of Lahaina; brothers, Benjamin, George and Julian Arcangel of Waihee; sisters, Florence Montero and Mary Panilinan of Honolulu, Angie Jones of Virginia; two grandchildren.Burial: Maui Memorial Park.  [Adv Jan. 31, 1995]


Aimee CadizBolosan, 10, of Honolulu, died  Jan. 11, 1995.  She was born in the Philippines and was a fourth grader at Maemae Elementary School.  Survived by parents, Glenn R. and Elizabeth T Bolosan; brother, Ferdinand L.;  sisters,       Joanne C. and Sherrie-Mae; grandparents,Anita Bolosan of the Philippines, and Benjamin and JosefinaCadiz of California.  Burial: Valley of the Temples.  [Adv  Jan. 18, 1995]


Apolonio R. Bonilla of Kahului died Saturday, Dec 30, 1995 in Maui Memorial Hospital. Bonilla, 80, was born in Ilocos  Norte, the Philippines. He is sur­ vived by wife Silvina; son Teodoro; daughters Trinadad Vallente, Vitacion Bonilla  and Leonida Baya adopted son Michael; 12 grandchil­dren; and six great-grandchildren. Burial: Valley Isle Memorial Park.   [SB 04/01/1996]


Javer Leilani “Mama Luna” Kekaula Bowden, 69, of Panaewa, Hawaii, died Jan. 7, 1995.  She was a member of the screen actor’s guild and appeared on Hawaii 5-0 and Magnum PI episodes.She was also a farmer and an advocate for Hawaiian sovereignty. Survived by husband, Shon C.; sons, Shon C. III of Hilo and Matthew of Kaneohe and Timothy of Honolulu; daughters, Nalani Bernardo of Pahoa, Rebecca Pascual, Lani Kekaulua of Kaneohe and Kanani Harris ofOregon; 19 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren; brother Alexander Hill of Mountain View.   [Adv Jan. 10, 1995]


Edward Blake Bragassa, 85,of Kailua, diedFeb. 23, 1995.  He was born in New Jersey and retired as an electrical engineer with the federal government.  Survived by wife Margaret;  sons, Charles and Bruce;  grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  [Adv Feb. 25, 1995]


Arthur PaulBraun, 75, of Kapaa, Kauai, died Jan. 3, 1995. He was a retired journeyman carpenter for the Hawaii Carpenters Union.  Survived by wife,  Bernice Braun; sons, Lloyd of Honolulu and Roger; daughters, Mrs. Tony (Pamela) Garcia of the Big Island and Mrs. Patrick (Kathy) Ishii of Lawai, Kauai;  brother, Robert of Hanamaulu, Kauai; sister, Mrs. Joe (Dora) Barth of California;six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.Burial:  Kauai Memorial Gardens.   [Adv Jan. 6, 1995]


Rebecca Lynn KaheaBrazil, infant daughter of Larry and Debra Brazil, died Feb. 4, 1995.She was born in Honolulu.  Survived also by sister, Amanda Lee.[Adv Feb. 10, 1005]


Grace Kauluwehi Brede, 62, of Honolulu, died Jan. 5, 1995.  She was born March 15, 1932 in Waimea, Kauai, and was a licensed practical nurse at Island Nursing Home for over 20 years.  Survived by son, Gailand; three grandchildren; sisters, Florence Aluag and Margaret Sam Fong, both of Kauai and Frances DeCosta.  Burial: Sunset Memorial Park.  [Adv Jan. 10, 1995]


Charles Bates Brenaman, 51, of Hilo, died Feb. 9, 1995.  He retired as a first engineer with the merchant marine and was the proprietor of the Hale Inu Sports Bar. Survived by mother, Lois Brenaman; sisters, Mrs.Ian (Eda) Kinnear of Spreckelsville, Maui and Mrs. Michael (Jean) Marsh of Seattle, WA.   [Adv Feb. 12, 1995]


Apolonia  Gose Bristol, 85, of Honolulu, died Feb. 14, 1995.  She was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines. Survived by husband, Ignaciao B.; sons, Rodrigo, Faustino and Peter; daughters, Clara Bernal, Jane Felipe; brothers, Pepito and Bonifacio Gose; 14 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Burial: Mililani Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 18, 1995]


Miriam Kailipolohiwa  Britos, 80, of Kaneohe, died Jan. 17, 1995 in Kaneohe.  She was born June 25, 1914 in Heeia, Hawaii, and was a member of the Kaneohe Citizens Group and Door of Faith Church. Survived by children,  Francis Palea,  Peter (Janice) Britos, Paul F.O. (Barbara) Britos,  Mrs. Gary (Virginia) Tuckey, John V.O.,Edward J.O. (Karen) Britos,and Earl V.O. (Tracy) Britos; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.  [AdvJan 22, 1995]


Murray Dean Brogden, 48, of Mililani Town, died Jan. 9, 1995.  He was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and was the vice-principal of Hale Kula Elementary School.  Survived by wife, Kathleen F.;daughter, Michelle A,; father, Harry B.[Adv Jan. 14, 1995]


John H. Brough, 49, of Honolulu, died Jan. 7, 1995.  He was born in Danville, IL. Survived by father, John C.; stepsister, Sandy Simpson; aunt, Ellen.  [Adv Jan. 11, 1995]


Thomas Stuart Brown, 50, of Honolulu, died Jan. 25, 1995.  He was born in Iowa City, and was a state Legislature researcher.Survived by partner, E. KarenMeahi; mother, MildredK.; brother, S. Gerry; and sister, Toni of California.[Adv Jan. 31, 1995]


Thomas Buchanan, long time copy editor at the Advertiser, died Feb. 24, 1995 at the St. Francis Medical Center from complications of a heart attack.  He was 62. Bucanan joined the Advertiser in 1959 from the copydesk of the Dayton (Ohio) Daily News. He was a graduate of the University of Detroit.  In Sep. 28, 1959, letter to GeorgeChaplin, the Advertiser’s then editor-in-chief, Buchanan said he had decided he was cut out to be a newspaperman after trying other forms of mass media. Advertising and pamphleteering were child’s play, he wrote and gave him a guilty conscience.“It may sound corny but I suppose I’ll always be in the newspapers as long as the back of my neck tingles when I go into the press room,” he wrote. Advertiser editor, Gerry Keir said, “the people who work at the copydesk of a newspaper are its unsung heros. They have the job of writing headlines and being the last checkersfor errors in grammarand fact.  Writiers usually don’t give copy editors credit for the good they do.” “Tom functioned as theAdvertiser’s slot-man, the one who checkedand polished the workof the other copy editors. It’s a high pressure job on deadline every night, but one he handled for years with grace and ease.” “He had a love of language and a puckish wit that helped lighten the mood when pressurewas on.Tom Buchanan was one of the best.We’ll all miss him.”  Buchanan is survived by wife, Gerlinda Jockel; son, Mark of Eaton, Ohio; and daughter Lisa,of Santa Fe. N.M.[Adv Feb. 25, 1995]


Virginia White Buchanan, 85, of Honolulu, died Feb. 11, 1995.  She was born in Bristol, TN., and was a member of the Mea Hou Baptist Church.  Survived by sons,  Richard of Honolulu and William  of Bristol, VA; seven grandchildren.  [Adv Feb. 14, 1995]


Francis B. Buckner of Kaneohe, a retired Federal Aviation Administration safety agent, died Dec 31, 1995 in Kaiser Foundation Hospital.  Buckner, 79, was born in Michigan.  He is survived by daughters Barbara Hoerbert and Robyn Bailey and brother Basil  Buckner.  [SB 08/01/1996]


Keith Barney Bullock, 44, of Honolulu, died Feb. 15, 1995.  He was born in New York, and retired from the U.S. Marines with 21 years of service. Survived by wife, Marlene J.; son, Richard; mother, Rose; brothers, Todd, Adam and Wallace Jr.; sisters, Sharon, Valerie, Faith, Lisa andDenise.  [Adv Feb. 18, 1995]


Juanita G. Burns, 63, of Waianae, died Jan. 31, 1995.  She was born in Honolulu.  Survived by husband, Henry F.; sons, WalterHenry Jr.; daughters, Charlene E. Tavares,Sharon Akana,  Wanda Ellis and  Frances Fish; brothrs, Wilfred Kekaha, Donald Gerard, Julian Tavares and Thomas Gerard; sisters, Leatrice  Moon, Olga Humalon and Shirley Desilva; 20 grandchildren;  five great-grandchildren  [Adv Feb. 7, 1995]


Soloman Farley Kukailani Burns, 79, of Kailua, Oahu, died Feb.10, 1995. He was born in Honolulu.  Survived by sister, Leonora  G. Clevenger; eight nieces; five nephews;and a grandniece. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 17, 1995]


Stancel G. Burns, 80, of Aiea, died Feb. 4, 1995.  He was born in Lowndes County, Mississippi. Survived by wife,Cora; daughters, Mrs. Anita B. Vance of Arizona, Mrs. Juanita B.Booth of Nevada, Mrs. Liann B. Kondo of Aiea; brothers, Major Boyd and Robert G., both of Mississippi; sisters, Inez Neal of Florida and Elizabeth Holcomb of Mississippi; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Burial: Hawaiian Memorial Park.  [Adv Feb. 10, 1995]


Anthony K. Burrows of Waianae died Dec. 23, 1995 at home.Burrows, 55, was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Albert and John R. Burrows, and George Frias; and sisters Norma J. Goulette and Laura Gomm.   [SB 03/01/1996]


William ArthurBusse, 65, of Kailua, died Jan. 15, 1995. He was born in Hatton, Sask. Canada.He was a Lutheran minister and physician in private practice in Kailua for many years.   Survived by sons,  David of Hilo and Jonathan; grandson, Joshua; brothers, Norman, Donald and Marvin, all of Florida; sisters, Mrs. William (Thelma)Johnson of Maryland; dear friend, Margaret Platt.[Adv Jan 1995]


Antonio T. Bustamante, 82, of Kapaa, Kauai, died Jan. 5, 1995.He was born in the Philippines, and was a bartender with the hotel industry.  Survived by wife, Mary; brothers-in-law, Ralph, Albert and Rudy Luat. Burial: St. Catherine’s Church Cemetery.[Adv Jan. 11, 1995]