Honolulu Advertiser & Star-Bulletin Obituaries

January 1 - December 31,  2004









PHONG HUU QUACH, 65, of Honolulu, died Jan. 14, 2004. Born in Vietnam. Survived by wife, Phuong Ngo; sons, Nam and Daniel; daughters, Trina and Sandy; grandchild; brother, Chieu; mother, Tano Lam. Vietnamese Buddhist service 5 to 8 p.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Mortuary; cremation to follow.   [Adv 17/01/2004]


Charleen Nalani Naki Quartero Feb. 15, 2004 .  Charleen Nalani Naki Quartero, 57, of Honolulu, a Child Enforcement Agency payment officer, died in Honolulu. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Arnold; son Robert; daughters Cathleen Jones, Arleen Register and Robyn Kainoa; parents William and Harrietta Naki Jr.; brother Randy Drew; sisters Bernadette Carrick and Harriet, Wilma and Coralene Naki; and nine grandchildren. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and after 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial: 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. Aloha attire.   [SB 28/02/2004]


ARMINIO "PAPA JOE" JOSEPH QUEJA, 70, of Brandenton, Fla., formerly of O'ahu, died Oct. 28, 2004. Born in Hilo, Hawai'i. Retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard electrician. Survived by daughters, Doreen Chun and Mary Shaulis; three grandchildren; a great-grandson; sisters, Mary Tabuyo-Lapas and Abelina Robertson; brother, Bernie Queja. Visitation 11:30 a.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; service 12:30 p.m.; cemetery service 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual/ aloha attire. [Adv Nov. 9, 2004]


Nicholas Quereto  June 30, 2004  .  Nicholas "Nicky" Quereto, 61, of Kapaa, Kauai, a Pizza Hut delivery person in Kapaa, died in Wilcox Memorial Hospital. He was born in Lihue. He is survived by brothers John and Moroni. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kapaa. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at Kapaa Public Cemetery. Casual attire.     [SB July 5, 2004]


CLEOTILDO "CLEO" GARCIA QUERUBIN, 90, of Wai'anae, died June 15, 2004. Born in Caoayan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Survived by wife, Magdalena; sons, Paul and Gabriel; daughter, Linda Abbott; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary. [Adv June 21, 2004]


Walter George Quensell   Oct. 6. 2004   .   Walter George Quensell, 69, of Waipahu, a retired East-West Center employee, died in St. Francis-West Medical Center. He was born in Tonga. He is survived by wife Nelda; daughters Joy and Michelle; mother Sosefina; brother August; and sisters Rose Quensell, Elizabeth Pellet and Jeanette Nielsen. Services: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Call after 5 p.m. Private burial. Aloha attire. No flowers.   [SB Oct. 10, 2004]


ALBINA LIBATIQUE QUIAMBAO, 69, of Honolulu, died March 30, 2004. Born in the Philippines. Survived by husband, Crisostomo; daughter, Carla; brothers, Licerio, Leon and Jose Libatique; sister, Elena Landingin. Service 9 a.m. tomorrow at the Catholic Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.  [Adv 02/04/2004]


HELENA D. QUIAMZON, 74, of Honolulu, died May 11, 2004. Born in Honolulu. Retired state worker. Survived by sons, Richard, Robert, Rodney and Ronald; daughters, Shirley Machado, Pam Kirk, Elizabeth Quartero and Patricia Gabayan; sister, Dandina DeLeon; brother, Larry DeAsis; 17 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary; service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 8:15 a.m. Friday at the Catholic Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa; Mass 8:40 a.m.; burial 10 a.m. at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.   [Adv May 17, 2004]


NORBERTO QUIBAN December 2, 1929 Kekaha, HI June 3, 2004 Seattle, WA Norberto Quiban, who was born and raised in the islands, passed away in Seattle, WA, after a stoic battle against the ravages of diabetes. Although Norberto spent many years in the service of his country as well as a civilian away from here, his heart and his spirit remained firmly rooted in Hawaii. It is for this reason, that his family will return his remains to his beloved home for his final rest. A brief Military Honors service, followed by inurnment will take place on August 30, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, 45-349 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe.    [Adv Aug 28, 2004]


FLAVIANA "BAYE" SACLOT QUIDAY, 61, of Waipahu, died Aug. 4, 2004. Born in Waipahu. A Waipahu High School cafeteria employee. Survived by husband, Benjamin "Mark" Jr.; daughters, Denise "Pokie" Baniaga, Darcelle Dias and Shelmaine; son, Benjamin "Boy"; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; sisters, Genoviva Ramos, Renalda Aliviado, Lucy Sumile, Carol Rosario and Melinda Domagsac; brothers, Victoria Saclot and Rudy and Paul Domogsac. Visitation 6 p.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 7 p.m. Aloha attire. [Adv Aug 25, 2004]


LEANDRO TACLAN QUIMOYOG SR. Age 78, of Waianae, Hawaii, passed away March 8, 2004 at St. Francis Medical Center West. He was born March 7, 1926 in Caribkib, Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Mr. Quimoyog was a retired mechanic from Makaha Golf Course. He is survived by his wife, Dionisia Pascua Quimoyog; sons, Virgilio (Flora) Quimoyog, Roger (Helen) Quimoyog, Armando (Christine) Quimoyog, Leandro (Hazel) Quimoyog Jr., Pablo Quimoyog; daughters, Leonila (Eddie) Romualdo of Elwood Park, Il., Emilyn (Mina Dinong) Quimoyog, Eufemia (Gerry) Guillermo; brother, Sabas (Enriquetta) Quimoyog; sisters, Felomina Erice of Philippines, Dolores Aurelio of Hilo, Hi., Victoria (Roque) Arios; 13 grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Family requests that casual attire be worn.. BURIAL  AT MILILANI MEMORIAL PARK.   [Adv 12/03/2004]


PRESENTACION RELLON QUINGO, 82, of Honolulu, died Feb. 27, 2004. Born in Argao, Philippines. Retired hotel room maid. Survived by stepson, Bonifacio; stepdaughters, Georgia Abuce and Dolores Allado; step-grandchildren; and step-great-grandchildren. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Friday at the Catholic Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa; Mass 9 a.m.; burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.  [Adv 08/03/2004]


EVANGELINE S. QUINTAL, 98, of Hayward, Calif., died Oct. 4, 2004. Born in Hawai'i. Survived by sons, Frank and Paul; brother, Ronald Simao; sister, Ann Sousa; five grandchildren. Service 9 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary; burial 10:30 a.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Arrangements by Grissom's Chapel and Mortuary, San Lorenzo, Calif. [Adv Oct. 13, 2004]


FRANK R. QUINTAL JR., 83, of Kurtistown, Hawai'i, died June 8, 2004. Born in Honolulu. A truck driver retired from the former Puna Sugar Company and foreman for Nordic Construction. Survived by daughter, Laurie Araujo-Stuebgen; son, Frank; sisters, Evelyn Makini, Lucille Mahoney, Hazel Kealoha and Billie Rivera; two grandchildren; a great-grandson. No service to be held. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.    [Adv June 13, 2004]


NICOLAS ALMAZAN QUINTO, 95, of Honolulu, died April 15, 2004. Born in Paoay, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Survived by wife, Belen; daughters, Gladys Ann Quinto and Lisa Quinto Antonio; a granddaughter; sisters, Joventina Gongora and Rufina Perdido. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8 to 9:15 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of the Mount; Mass 9:15 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire. [Adv May 2, 2004]


PRESENTACION RELLON QUINTO, 82, of Honolulu, died Feb. 27, 2004. Born in Argao, Philippines. Retired hotel room maid. Survived by stepson, Bonifacio; stepdaughters, Georgia Abuce and Dolores Allado; step-grandchildren; and step-great-grandchildren. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Friday at the Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa; Mass 9 a.m.; burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.   [Adv 09/03/2004]


ALFRED CABALSE QUIOCHO, 92, of Honolulu, died March 3, 2004. Born in Kawayan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Retired Sheraton Hotels bartender. Survived by wife, Erlinda; sons, Bruce, Danny Pacyao and Glen; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Diamond Head Mortuary.  [Adv 17/03/2004]


ERLINDA YULO QUIOCHO, 76, of Honolulu, died May 3, 2004. Born in Cagayan, Philippines. A retired insurance agent for New York Life Insurance Co. Accountant for Central Bank in the Philippines. Survived by sisters, Carmen Mallonga, Virginia Vea and Herila Yulo. Visitation 10:30 a.m. to noon Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary; service noon; burial 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park.  [Adv May 18, 2004]


JUSTIN JAIME-CORNELIO QUIRIMIT, infant son of Joseph Howe and Joy Quirimit, died April 11, 2004. Born in Honolulu. Survived by parents; grandparents, George and Sally Ornellas, and Julieta and Jaime Quirimit Jr.; great-grandparents, Cecilia and Jaime Quirimit Sr. Visitation 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary, service 11:30 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. [Adv 28/04/2004]


Marika Akesa Melelina Quirit  Aug. 29, 2004  .  Marika Akesa Melelina Quirit, 12, of Kaneohe, died. She was born in Kaneohe. She is survived by parents Fuavasa P. and Brenda L.; brother Fuavasa P. "Vasa" Jr.; and grandparents Akesa Mauga, Luis Quirit, and Marilyn L. and Abel K. Huihui. Services: 3 p.m. Sunday at Parker United Methodist Church on Waikalua Road, Kaneohe. Call after 1 p.m. Casual attire.     [SB  Sep. 16, 2004]


EUGENIA QUISANO, 90, of 'Aiea, died June 25, 2004. Born in Mountain View, Hawai'i. Survived by sons, John, Richard, Leslie, James, Ronald, Gary, Arthur and Allan; daughters, Loretta Alba, Gwendolyn Osurman, Daryl Funke and Patricia Cababa; sister, Margaret Bautista; 41 grandchildren; 71 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 12:30 p.m. Burial 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire. [Adv July 3, 2004]


DONALD QUON, 62, of Kane'ohe, died Jan. 5, 2004. Born in New Jersey, Retired U.S. Postal Service clerk. Survived by wife, Linda; daughters, Rachelle Soohoo, Nickie Tamae, Denise Uekawa, Stephani Lazo and Malie Quon; six grandchildren; brother, David; sister, Ellen White, Barbara Horton and Joyce Hopkins. Service 4 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.    [Adv 12/01/2004]


ELLEN YUK LIN LEONG QUON, 91, of Makiki, died Feb. 27, 2004. Born in Hanapepe, Kaua'i. Retired Lanakila Health Center assistant clerk. Survived by son, Edmund; daughters, Ruth Kaeo and Faith Osurman; sister, Pearl Leong-Camara; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Saturday at First Chinese Church of Christ; service 10:30 a.m. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.   [Adv 03/03/2004]


KING QUON, 82, of Warner Robins, Ga., died April 13, 2004. Born in Hawai'i. Former Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard journeyman ship rigger, and survivor of the Pearl Harbor attack; Robins Air Force Base architect and military construction project manager. Survived by sons, Arno and Maj. Wendel; sisters, Nora Lee, Stella Lum and Lorena Wong; five grandchildren. Donations to one's favorite charity. Service today in Georgia; burial in Magnolia Park Cemetery. Arrangements by Heritage Memorial Funeral Home, Warner Robins.   [Adv 16/04/2004]


KATHERINE "KAY" NG QUONG Age 76, of Honolulu, passed away on December 17, 2004. She was born December 19, 1927 in Honolulu. Kay was a parishioner of Star of the Sea Catholic Church and a member of the church's Senior Ukulele Group. She was also a member of the YMCA Kaimuki-Waialae Branch, and Moanalua Community Park. She was retired from the Federal Aviation Administration's Flight Standards District Office, and also worked for Leahi Hospital. She is survived by husband, John C.J. Quong; son, Ronald W.Y. (Susan) Quong; daughter, Gayle Quong (Craig) Takiguchi; brothers, Larry P.Y. (Paz) Ng, Peter P.J. (Doris) Ng, John P.Y. Ng; sisters, Margaret Ng Wong, Mary Ng (David) Wong, Julia Ng (Osmund) Lee; grandchildren, Kelly Ann and Eric Takiguchi; nieces, nephews cousins, aunts and one uncle. BURIAL  AT DIAMOND HEAD MEMORIAL PARK (529 18TH AVE). ALOHA ATTIRE.  [Adv Dec. 27, 2004]