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DR. ALFRED C.S. LUM, a dental surgeon and leader in the Chinese community in Hawai'i, died Jan. 9. He was 99. See story.
CONCORDIO AGPAOA AGBAYANI, 88, of Wahiawa, died Jan. 9, 2002. Born in Vintar, Philippines. A member of the Vintarian Association. Survived by son, Aquilino; daughters, Lilia Chinen and Nelda Dennis; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Mililani Memorial Park Mauka Chapel, service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. Friday at the chapel, service 10:30 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
ANNIE "KAPOLI" "KOLOHE LADY" KAPOLIAMEHA AKI, 64, of Wai'anae, died Jan. 9, 2002. Born in Waialua. An employee at Wai'anae Elementary School. Survived by husband, David Sr.; son, David Jr., Brian, David III and Staff Sgt. Chet; daughters, Rene, Elizabeth, Carol and Lizzie; nine grandchildren; brother, Bruce Kauwalu; sisters, Lana Kauwalu, Velma Maikai and Janice Kupukaa. Visitation 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park Mortuary, Makai Chapel, service 12:30 p.m. Casual attire.
MICHAEL KERRY CLARK, 47, of Honolulu, died Jan. 7, 2002. Born in Pu'unene, Maui. Survived by mother, Evelyn Louise Alexander Clark; father, William Francis Clark; brothers, Daniel and William; sisters, Anna Marie Springer, Linda Abraham, Lisa Gamundoy and Suzanne Kluchin. Graveside service 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at O'ahu Cemetery. Casual attire. Memorial donations to Safe Haven, 41 S. Beretania St., Honolulu, HI 96813. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.
JOSE BARANGAY DE VERA, 90, of 'Ewa Beach, died Dec. 29, 2001. Born in Barangay Maan-Anteng, Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from Philippines Bureau of Forestry. Survived by wife, Celestina; sons, Warlito, Guillermo, Rosario, Jesus and Ben; daughters, Amparo Tamayo, Hermana Campanano, Mercedes de Vera and Cynthia Cabinian; 41 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Enriqueta Miguel. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Church, Mass 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Memorial Park Makai Chapel, service 10:30 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. Casual attire.
TYRONE TIOPELO GUADIZ, 57, of Lihu'e, Kaua'i, died Jan. 12, 2002. Born in Lihu'e. A sales representative for Hertz Rent A Car. Survived by wife, Dorothy Ann; stepmother, Gertrudes; brothers, Charles and Robert; sister, Billie. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary in Koloa. Visitation also 10:30 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Kapaia, Mass 11 a.m. Casual attire.
THOMAS HOOMANA, 77, of Nanakuli, died Jan. 11, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired as a heavy equipment operator with the city government. Survived by son, Kaluna; stepsons, Gregory Kamai Sr. and Rowland Yee; stepdaughters, Shirleen Robins and Nadine Kila; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, service 11:30 a.m.; burial 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
ALEXA BETTS JARRETT, 89, of Honolulu, died Jan. 13, 2002. Born on Maui. Retired as a ward clerk at Kaiser Medical Center; also a longtime St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church organist. Survived by son, Arthur; daughter, Charlotte Jane; four grandchildren; two great-grandsons; brother, H. Rodger Betts; sister, Cleo Lee. Visitation noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church at 720 N. King St., service 1:30 p.m.; inurnment 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
ANTONIO "TONY" RAFOLS JOSOL, 59, of Kane'ohe, died Jan. 13, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired as a mixer driver for Hawaiian Cement Co. Survived by wife, Gabina "Bina"; sons, Glenn Rosa and Sterling Rosa; daughters, Sheree Pokipala and Julie Josol-O'Conner; brother, Francisco "Boning" Palma; sister, Trini Combis; 10 grandchildren;. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary, service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Ann's Catholic Church, Mass 12:30 p.m.; burial 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
RAYMOND MOANIKEALA KIMURA, 69, of Kane'ohe, died Jan. 14, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A self-employed real estate broker, Fairway Realty. Survived by wife, Mae; sons, Mark and Brian; daughter, Adele Kimura-Kemp; eight grandchildren; stepfather, David Nakano; stepsister, Evelyn Nakano-Chang. Memorial service noon Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire.
MATSU ELEANOR KUMABE, 95, of Kaua'i, died Jan. 9, 2002. Retired as a teacher at 'Ele'ele Elementary School. Survived by brothers, Bunki and Toshio; sister, Martha. Visitation 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary in Honolulu; inurnment 10 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
MARGARITE GRACE "LEI" MABELLOS, 80, of Hala'ula, Kohala, Hawai'i, formerly of Kea'au, Hawai'i, died Jan. 14, 2002. Born in 'Ophihihale, South Kona, Hawai'i. A homemaker. Survived by hanai daughter, Lucille Naungayan; brother, Henry Grace Sr.; sister, Vivian Kaupu; two grandchildren. Visitation 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawi Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Mass 10 a.m.; burial to follow in the church cemetery. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary-Hilo.
FRANKLIN AKIYOSHI MASAKI, 74, of Honolulu, died Dec. 28, 2001. Born in Honolulu. Retired from Fort Shafter. Survived by wife, Sachiko; daughter, Roberta Lee; brother, Richard; sisters, Yoshiko Tanimoto and Janet Mihara; two grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Diamond Head Mortuary.
TAKAKO MATSUMOTO, 65, of Lana'i City, died Jan. 16, 2002. Born in Hiroshima, Japan. Survived by daughters, Lorraine Arakaki and Vivian Gratton; five grandchildren; sisters and brothers. Memorial service Thursday at Lanai Hongwanji Mission. Arrangements by Yahn & Son Funeral Home, Auburn, Wash.
MOTOKO NAKAMURA, 78, of Honolulu, formerly of Skokie, Ill., died Jan. 15, 2002. Born in Portland, Ore. A retired bookkeeper. Survived by daughter, Julie Buto; three grandchildren. Visitation 3 p.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Congregational Church, memorial service 4 p.m. No flowers. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
GERVACIO "JOHNNY" PERALTA, 89, of Honolulu, died Jan. 11, 2002. Born in the Philippines. Retired from St. Francis Hospital. Survived by wife, Elizabeth; sons, Joseph, Antonio, Johnny, Gervacio Jr. and Peter; daughters, Mary Kamalii, Monica Malia, Rosalind Hearn and Elizabeth Smith; 15 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Saturday at Oahu Cemetery chapel, service 10 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Valley of the Temples. No flowers. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.
NORMA LORENZANA PESCADOR, 42, of California, died Dec. 18, 2001. Born in the Philippines. A clerk. Survived by husband, Manolito Sr.; sons, Jeffrey and Manolito Jr.; daughter, Julie; a sister; three brothers. Memorial service 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Kaua'i Mortuary; inurnment to follow at Lihu'e Cemetery. Casual attire.
VICENTE VALITE RAMOS, 75, of Seattle, Wash., died Jan. 11, 2002. Born in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Retired from the Philippines army and the Prince Kuhio Hotel. Survived by wife, Lourdes; sons, Glynlord, Ludelizo and Huestrus "West"; daughters, Lurvin Galardo and Frenie Gonzales; nine grandchildren; brothers, Filemon, Alejandro and Gerardo; sister, Perlita. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Catholic Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa, service 11:30 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
KIYOMI SATO, 89, of Lahaina, Maui, died Jan. 14, 2002. Born in Lahaina. Retired as cafeteria manager at King Kamehameha III School. Survived by husband, Tadae; sister, Aiko Tenma. Private service held. Arrangements by Nakamura Mortuary.
DR. TAMOTSU SHIMADA, 75, of Mililani Town, died Jan. 7, 2002. Born in 'Ola'a, Hawai'i. A retired dentist. Survived by wife, Dora; sons, Riki, John and Jeffrey; daughter, Laura; two grandsons; sisters, Haruyo Yoshioka and Sachiyo Tsue. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
LAURIE MIE TERAMOTO, 43, of Honolulu, died Jan. 18, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Survived by daughter, Kesha Teranishi; parents, Richard and Mae Teramoto. Service 4 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.
GRACE MATSUKO WASA, 85, of Honolulu, died Jan. 12, 2002. Born in Waiahole. A homemaker. Survived by daughter, Carolyn Sakanashi; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brothers, David, Roy and Steve Nakano; sister, Lillian Takahashi. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
EDWARD KING YAP SR., 97, of Wai'anae, died Jan. 21, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A federal maintenance worker. Survived by wife, Bernice "Buddie"; sons, Michael and Edward Jr.; daughters, Regina Gipaya and Betty Lau; 17 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Memorial service 9:30 a.m. Friday at O'ahu Cemetery Chapel; inurnment to follow. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.