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LOUIS DELMUNDO BOLOS SR., 72, of Keaau, Hawaii, died Jan. 31, 2001. Born in Watertown, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. A staff sergeant retired from the U.S. Army and retired from the YWCA and American Fence Co. Survived by wife, Saturnina; sons, Louis Jr., Alex, Steven, Warren, Philip and Dean; daughters, Zola Labrador, Louisa Lani and Gerlyn Kalawe; brothers, Albert Larosa, Francis, Donald, Benjamin, William and Peter; 20 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Thursday; prayer service 10:30 a.m. Burial at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery #2. No flowers. Casual attire.
CHARLES LANIKO BOSLER (PUU), 28, died Jan. 6, 2001. Born in Kailua. Survived by daughter, Alanna; mother, Mealani; father, Charles Puu; stepmother, Valerie; sister, Sharlani; brother, Franklin; stepparents, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Bosler; stepbrother, Jason; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Puu Sr. and Margaret Bosler. Prayer service and scattering of ashes 8 a.m. Saturday at Kailua Beach Park, Lanikai side of canal. Casual attire. Potluck to follow.
YU HUA CHANG, 102, of Honolulu, died Jan. 27, 2001. Born in Nanking, China. Survived by sons, George, Steve and Victor; daughters, Esther Cheh and Angela Chang; 16 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation 8:30 to 10 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Mortuary; service 10 a.m. Burial at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
SOTERO ETSABILLO COMILANG SR., 90, of Honolulu, died Feb. 1, 2001. Born in Manaoag, Pangasinan, Philippines. Retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard pipe cover insulator. Survived by wife, Rosalina "Mameng"; sons, Ernest, Sotero "Juno" Jr., Reginald and Benjamin; daughters, Patricia Smeisser, Dorothy Land, Sandra Rivera, Linda Leon-Guerro, Bernice Quinones and Teresita "Joy" Williams; 23 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, Santiago "Ago". Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also from 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa; Mass 9:30 a.m. Burial 11 a.m. at Valley of the Temples.
OLGA S. CRAWFORD, 88, of Hilo, died Jan. 31, 2001. Born in Waipahu. A homemaker. Survived by daughter, Marjorie Karp; son, Harold; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Private service to be held. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home.
JOYCE ULUWINI HATCHIE, 56, of Haleiwa, died Jan. 27, 2001. Born in Wailuku, Maui. Survived by husband, Daniel; sons, Daniel Jr., Jerome and Michael; daughters, Martha, Mercy, Kimberlyn and Kathleen; hanai sons, Jacob Yamanoha and Joseph Lorenzo; hanai daughter, Laida Suetani; 13 grandchildren; brothers, Joseph, Samuel and David Keanini; sisters, Trucilla Keanini and Agnes Molita. Visitation 10 a.m. Saturday at Liliuokalani Protestant Church; service 11 a.m. Urn burial at a later date. Casual and aloha attire. No flowers. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park and Mortuary.
ELIZABETH P. HEINICKE, 79, of Honolulu, died Feb. 2, 2001. Born in Honolulu. Survived by sons, Carl, Wayne, Gordon, Timothy and Bradley; daughters, Sharon Traulsen, Gigi Ramos and Germaine Heinicke; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Victor Poaha, Elias Poaha, Ben Poaha, Leonard Poaha and Roger Poaha; sisters, Eleanor Badayos and Bernice Balderama. Visitation from 9 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary; service 10 a.m. Burial 1 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire.
FRANCES CONSTANCE JANOT, 75, of Honolulu, died Jan. 29, 2001. Born in Honolulu. Survived by daughter, Diane. Private service held. Arrangements by Diamond Head Mortuary.
MILTON PILA KEALOHA, 41, of Ahualoa, died Jan. 26, 2001. Born in Honokaa, Hawaii. A former cook with Hualalai Resort. Survived by wife, Anna Marie; daughters, CaSaundra Kealoha, Summer Kealoha and Kevanna Acdal; sons, John Kealoha and Kevin Acdal Jr.; mother, Isabel; sisters, Pennie Lincoln and Sonia Patterson. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday at his residence. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.
HERBERT H. KITAGUCHI, 70, of Springville, Utah, formerly of Honolulu, has died. Born in Wailuku, Maui. A U.S. Marine who served during the Korean War. Survived by wife, Maurine; sister, Dorothy Hayase; brothers, Richard and Raymond. Private service and inurnment to be held at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.
CHIENO KUROKAWA, 96, of Honolulu, died Jan. 24, 2001. Born in Hiroshima, Japan. Survived by son, Tomoyoshi; daughters, Alice Asari, Betty Tahata and Grace Kunimura; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Private service held.
ALEXANDRIA "TINY" NOHEA LAVARIAS, 55, of Waialua, died Jan. 31, 2001. Born in Honolulu. Retired from Hale Koa Hotel. A citizen of Ka Lahui Hawaii and Kumu Hula of Iwalanis School of Dance and Kumu AO, Leilehua Adult Education. Survived by husband, Roger "Joe"; daughters, Sharnelle and Lehua Lavarias; hanai sons, Warren Jr. and Kevin Kamealoha; hanai daughter, Kristal Kamealoha; two grandchildren; brother, Gilbert Drexel Jr.; sisters, Laura Pereira and April Drexel; mother, Rose Drexel. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary mauka chapel; service 7 p.m. Burial 10 a.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
RUDOLF JOSEPH LUEFTNER, 72, of Hilo, died Feb. 2, 2001. Born in Austria. Survived by wife, Pearl; sons, Kurtis, Karl and Troy Kataoka; daughter, Kathy Kataoka; 10 grandchildren. Private service. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.
MARIANO MONIZ, 70, of Waipahu, formerly of Haleiwa, died Jan. 27, 2001. Born in Honolulu. Survived by sister, Pauline. Private memorial service held. Arrangements by Mililani Downtown Mortuary.
JACK K. OBRIEN, 77, of Honolulu, who died Jan. 27, 2001,is survived, among others, by Raynette MacLoves. Based on information received from the mortuary, a recent obituary was incorrect.
FELIX "SONNY" BINGAYEN SIMEON JR., 48, of Keaau, Hawaii, died Jan. 30, 2001. Born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. A mechanic for the former Puna Sugar Company. A papaya farmer. Survived by wife, Fraxedes; son, Randy; daughters, Sharon, Sandra and Kimberly; father, Felix Sr.; brother, Florencio; sisters, Rose Dumalao, Antonia "Tony" Villanueva, Magdelena Dayoan and Corazon Martin; two grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo; service 7 p.m. All-night vigil 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. Friday at the Simeon residence, Keaau, Pahoa Highway, right side, just before Kaloli Drive (beige house). Visitation also 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church; Mass 10 a.m. Burial at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
EMILIE LOUISE SIMMERS, 67, of Honolulu, died Jan. 25, 2001. A retired public school teacher. Survived by husband, Richard W.; son, Richard D.; daughters, Roberta Simmers and Robin Russell; two grandchildren. No service held. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
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