Honolulu Advertiser & Star-Bulletin Obituaries

January 1 - December 31,  2004










CORNELIUS "SABU" ZABLAN JR., 60, of Honolulu, died Oct 23, 2004. A retired heavy equipment operator. Worked part-time for Lunalilo Elementary School. Survived by wife, Charmaine; sons, Isaac, Kimo and Russell; hanai daughter, Paulette "Tootsie" Suyat-Santos; mother, Elizabeth Takahashi; sisters, Cornelia Suyat, Sharon Lui, Florence "Sweetie" Suyat, Donna Gomes and Duan Ayala; 12 grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary; service 10 a.m.; cremation to follow. No flowers. Casual attire. .   [Adv Nov. 4, 2004]


JULIA N. ZABLAN, 87, of Honolulu, died June 22, 2004. Born in Honolulu. A blue print operator. Survived by daughters, Barbara Marks and Merle Toriki; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; great-great-grandson. Visitation 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary; graveside service 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.  [Adv June 26, 2004]


DOLORES GAJETE ZAFARALLA, 78, of Waipahu, died Aug. 24, 2004. Born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired state custodian. Survived by husband, Alfonzo; sons, Rey, Nenito and Edgar; daughters, Evelyn Namnama and Linda Rimando; sisters, Maria Pascual and Basilisa Namnama; 12 grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 10:15 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary; service 10:15 a.m.; burial noon at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park; luncheon to follow. Casual attire. [Adv Sep 8, 2004]


CRAIG RANDALL ZALTOSKY, 51, of Holualoa, Hawai'i, died May 24, 2004. Born in Wichita, Kan. A local vendor who worked with coconut products and a waiter. Survived by aunt, Lucille Prater; two cousins. Celebration of life 4 p.m. tomorrow at Keauhou Beach Park, across from the Keauhou Pier. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Kona. [Adv June 19, 2004]


CAYLA MAILE ZAMORA, 5-month-old daughter of Almar and Catherine "Cathy" Zamora of Waimea, Hawai'i, died Sept. 14, 2004. Born in Waimea. Also survived by brother, Alika Zamora; grandparents, Nicanor and Nancy Valiente, and Inosencio and Antonina Zamora. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo; Mass 10 a.m. Flowers (no roses) welcome. Casual attire. Burial at East Hawai'i Veterans Cemetery No. 2. [Adv Sep. 26, 2004]


BLOSSOM LAN YIN ZANE, 82, of Honolulu, died July 27, 2004. Born in Honolulu. A retired-baby sitter. Survived by sisters, Marjorie Pang and Violet Wong; brother, Sen Fat; nieces and nephew. Private service held. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. [Adv Aug 12, 2004]



EVA SUI YIN ZANE, 87, of Honolulu, died Jan. 8, 2004. Born in Kona, Hawai'i. Retired medical secretary. Survived by sister-in-law, Carmen; nephew, Sheldon; nieces, Cherylyn Zane Inouye, Berlyn Zane Akimson and Arlene Zane Ah Moo. Visitation 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday at First Chinese Church of Christ; service 11:30 a.m.; inurnment to follow at Nuuanu Memorial Park. No flowers. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary. [Adv 15/01/2004]


DOROTHY NG MOI ZANE-MATHEWS, 93, of Manoa, died Jan. 18, 2004. Survived by daughter, Mae Jean Lani; son, William; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at St. Pius X Catholic Church; Mass 1 p.m.; burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary. [Adv 22/01/2004]


PHILIP ZEILER, 83, of Honolulu, died March 29, 2004. Born in Toledo, Ohio. Hawaii Newspaper Agency photoengraver. Survived by wife, Juanita; daughter, Dr. Mari Ann Keithahn; son, Timothy Philip; brother, Charles; three grandchildren. Service 2 p.m. Saturday at Star of the Sea Catholic Church; Inurnment later in Carlisle, Iowa. Casual attire. Donations to Parkinson's Disease Foundation. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i. [Adv 07/04/2004]


THELMA MEGOFNA ZIELINSKI, 41, of El Segundo, Calif., died April 4, 2004. Born in Guam. Former vice president/controller for Old Republic Title & Escrow. Survived by husband, Allen. Memorial service 1 p.m, June 26 at the Mauna Lani Resort Boathouse; Hawai'i; scattering of ashes at sea from the deck of Winona 2 p.m.; informal gathering 3 p.m. at the boathouse. Please RSVP to Susy or Francis (808) 885-3588 or by e-mail to schill@hawaiiseaadventures.com. Arrangements by McCormick Mortuary. [Adv June 19, 2004]


YE MING ZHENG, 76, of Honolulu, died March 7, 2004. Born in China. Retired farmer. Survived by wife, Bao Lan Li; sons, Hang Chow Cheng and Sai Yong Cheng; daughters, Yim Ling Li and Im U Cheng; nine grandchildren; great-grandchild. Visitation 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary; Taoist service; burial 1 p.m at Hawaiian Memorial Park. [Adv 12/03/2004]

BARBARA LOUISE WALL ZIEGLER, 85, of Medford, Ore., died Jan. 16, 2004. Born in Honolulu. Former owner of the Barbara Wall Dance School. Survived by daughters, Nancy Robertson, Joan Sem and Janelle Hickok; stepdaughter, Kitty Kenworthy; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Mainland service tomorrow; private family graveside service later at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Donations to South Pacific Christian Fellowship, 2565 Heritage Way, Medford, OR 97504.  [Adv 30/01/2004]

TERESA MEGOFNA ZIELINSKI, 41, of California, formerly of 'Aiea, died April 4, 2004. Former controller for Old Republic Title & Escrow. Survived by parents, Antonio and Marilyn Megofna; brothers, Anthony and Mark. Mainland service Monday; Hawai'i service and scattering of ashes pending. Flower registry through Kathy Hillary's Flowers, El Segundo, Calif. Arrangements by McCormick Mortuary, Redondo Beach, Calif.   [Adv 09/04/2004]


LEE DONALD ZIMMERMAN, 89, of Kailua, Kona, Hawai'i, died Sept. 23, 2004. Born in Oklahoma. Survived by wife, Elsie; daughter, June Duffer; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Mildred Graves. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home, Kona branch. [Adv Sep. 29, 2004]


MELVIN CHOYEI ZUKERAN, 80, of Honolulu, died April 29, 2004. Born in Honolulu. Retired ramp service employee for Pan American World Airways. Survived by brothers, Kenneth, Claude, James, Stanley and Glenn; sisters, Mildred Taba, Shizuko Nakama, Haruyo Kaneshiro and Avis Pang. Private service held. Arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary.  [Adv May 15, 2004]


DELTA CHANG ZUTTERMEISTER, 70, of Kaneohe, died Oct. 21, 2004. Born in Ko'olaupoko, O'ahu. A homemaker. Survived by husband, Carl Jr.; daughter, Ululani; sons, Carl, Marney, Keith, George, Dale, Harold and Kurt; caregiver, George Domdoma; siblings, Ray Chang and Valentine Hee; 21 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m Thursday at St. Ann's Catholic Church; service 12:30 p.m.; inurnment at a later date. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. [Adv Oct. 29, 2004]


R. ELAINE ZWEBER, 70, of Honolulu, died Aug. 26, 2004. Born in Rochester, Minn. A retired accountant for Apothecary Shop in Aina Haina. Survived by daughter, Irene Haverty; son, Brian; adopted son, James; former husband, Harold; five grandchildren; brothers, William and Richard Campion; sister, Patricia de Ryk. Visitation 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Star of the Sea Church; Mass 11 a.m.; reception to follow at the church. No flowers. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. [Adv Aug 31, 2004]