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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted on: Saturday, April 13, 2002


The Advertiser publishes obituaries about people of interest to its readers as a free public service. Obituaries may be submitted by mortuaries or, with proof of death, by individuals in writing. Fax 525-8037 or write to Obituaries Editor, The Honolulu Advertiser, P.O. Box 3110, Honolulu, HI 96802. Include a contact name and phone number. We reserve the right to edit for form, style and newsworthiness. Date of publication cannot be guaranteed. To publish paid death notices, call the classified ads department at 521-9111

LESTER E. CINGCADE, a key figure at Mid-Pacific Institute and in the development of the Hawai'i court system, died March 12 at his home in Edmonds, Wash. He was 68.

CORNELIO "CORNIE" ILABAN AGSALOG, 91, of Waipahu, died April 7, 2002. Born in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Retired from Pearl Harbor Naval Magazine Lualualei. Survived by wife, Anacleta "Lita" "Itang"; daughters, Cynthia Carriaga and Mayveline Lyon; eight grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Church; Mass 9:45 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

SAU SAN "LAWRENCE" CHANG, 91, of Honolulu, died April 5, 2002. Born in Tsingtau Shangtung, China. Survived by sons, Andrew and Harris; daughter, Myra; two grandchildren; a great-grandchild. Visitation 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Mortuary; Chinese Buddhist Service. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.

WILLIAM DIAMA, 77, of Papa'ikou, Hawai'i, died April 7, 2002. Born in Papa'ikou, Hawai'i. Retired head dispatcher for the Hawai'i Electric Light Company. Survived by companion, Shimeko Horihata; sons, Dean and Keith; daughter, Joyce Kamakau; brothers, Herbert, Ernest and Benjamin; sisters, Alfreda Jitchaku, Catherine Campainha, Carol Brown and Winnie Campbell; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Monday at Hilo Coast United Church of Christ, Honomu; service 6 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo; service 10 a.m.; burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.

ALICE TOM FONG, 97, of Honolulu, died March 29, 2002. Born in Waiahole. Survived by sons, Charles and Samuel Lee; daughters, Betty Lee and Victoria Lee Say; sister, Annie Lum; six grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Downtown Mortuary.

JUNYEI "JUJU" RALPH ITOKAZU, 84, of Honolulu, died March 28, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A commercial fisherman. Survived by sons, Isamu and Takeo Itokazu, Shinsuke Tengan and Shigeru Itokazu. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Downtown Mortuary.

DOLLY AGNES KUNEWA, 58, of Wai'anae, died April 5, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Survived by sons, Nathan and Troy; daughters, Roxanne, Dayna and Raylene; brothers, Arthur Kauhine, James Thoene and George Kauhine; sisters, Louise Clark, Helen Boyce, Nancy Clark and Malia Tellez; nine grandchildren. Service 6 p.m. Monday at Diamond Head Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.

VALENTINA KEONAONA LAA, 62, of Wai'anae, died March 25, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A member of United Gospel Fellowship Church. Survived by husband, Roland; sons, Stacy and Eddie; daughters, Kanani Titialii, Rita Laa, Rose Laa and Valentina Delima; brother, William Ah Quin; sister, Iwalani Adolpho; 29 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 11 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Nanakuli Homestead Cemetery. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.

RAYMOND THEARLE LEWELLYN, 66, of 'Ewa Beach, died April 8, 2002. Born in Memphis, Tenn. A pipefitter retired from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shop No. 56 who served with the U.S. Coast Guard and Army National Guard. Survived by wife, Geraldine; daughter, Ronnette Smith; son, Glenn; hanai sons, Lee and Mark Alameida; 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation 11 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 1 p.m.; committal service 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

VALENTINE LEWIS, 66, of Kupeke, Moloka'i, died April 3, 2002. Born in Ho'olehua, Moloka'i. Survived by brothers, Jacob Kuni and Samuel Kuni; sisters, Alice Peneku, Sandra Oguma, Jackie Kuni, Gwendolyn Mahealani Lewis, Genevieve Awong and Eloise Kuni. Visitation from 9 a.m. today at Waialua Pavilion; service 11 a.m.; scattering of ashes to follow. Arrangements by Molokai Mortuary.

JAMES YOSHIO OTA, 57, of Lahaina, Maui, died April 6, 2002. Born in Lahaina. A mechanic retired from Maui Refrigeration Service. Survived by sons, William and Jeremy; daughter, Kristine Ho; a granddaughter; mother, Chiyoko; brothers, Edward, Paul and Charles; sisters, Elaine and Jane Gordon. Service and burial were private. Arrangements by Nakamura Mortuary.

MAXINE YURI SHINOGI, 64, of Salinas, Calif., died April 8, 2002. Survived by husband, Edwin; daughter, Sherry Horikami; son, Darryl; brother, Howard Kitaoka; sisters, Sharon Inouye, Claire Inoue and Sandy Siebentritt; two grandchildren. Service held in California. Memorial donations to the American Cancer Society.

IOSEFO "JOE" PANIANI SUAFOA, 39, of Sacramento, Calif., died March 12, 2002. Born in Honolulu. An outreach counselor for Sacramento City Community College. Survived by mother, Lote; brothers, Uati Jr., Etuale and Kose; nieces and nephews; a grandnephew. Service held in in California. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Memorial donations to Iosefo P. Suafoa Polynesian Center for Higher Education, c/o Sacramento City College, Sacramento, Calif.

CLYDE CLIFFORD TEIXEIRA, 57, of Lovelock, Nev., died April 5, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A carpenter. Survived by wife, Margaret; children, Clyde Jr., Gary Freitas Jr., Miquel Franks, Sabastian Freitas, Cleve Kaahanui and Travis Coleman; nine grandchildren; brothers, Charles, Herbert, Robert, James and William; sisters, Pearl Anduha, Bernice Belaski, Louise Arellano, Geraldine Kinores and Scilla Carvalho. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Burial 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

ELVERNA JEAN TOKI, 55, of Honolulu, died March 28, 2002. Born in 'Ewa. A caregiver. Survived by daughter, Andrea Kenney; father, Frank Mamalias; brothers, Robert, Howard, Gerald and Ronald Toki, and Franklyn Mamalias. Private service held on Kaua'i. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.

BRIAN DEAN UNDERWOOD, 37, of Kalaoa, Kona, Hawai'i, died April 9, 2002. Born in Renton, Wash. A self-employed plumber. Survived by mother, Linda McMinniman; father, Wayne; sister, Sandi; grandmothers, Virginia Buck and Barbara; three stepbrothers. Service 5 p.m. tomorrow at Kona Palisade Estate Community Recreation Center. Donations may be made to The Big Island Substance Abuse Council, P.O. Box 2073, Kailua, Kona, HI 96745, or Hospice of Kona, P.O. Box 217, Kailua, Kona, HI 96745, Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary-Kona.