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ANNA-JAYE PEREZ CANSENO-BANTOLINA, infant daughter of Jamon and Angel Caneso-Bantolina, died March 11, 2002, in Honolulu. Survived by brother, Jayden Xavier; grandparents, Florentino Bantolina, Jewel Caneso-Solmirin, Sesinanda Bantolina, Pastor Mariano and Mary Caneso, and Ruben and Betty Perez; great-grandparents, Felicidad Mejia and Euflania and Martin Mina. Visitation 8:30 a.m. today at Mililani Memorial Park mauka chapel, service 9:30 a.m.; burial 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples.
ERNEST CARVELO, 76, of Kailua, died March 22, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired from Hawaiian Telephone Co. Survived by sons, Lenard, Douglas and Conrad; daughter, Germaine; brother, Pastor Edward; sister, Lillian Thureson; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony's Church in Kailua, Mass 11 a.m.; burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
PASCUAL CABUSCA COLLO, 96, of Wahiawa, died March 18, 2002. Born in Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. A member of the Kalihi Senior Citizens Club. Survived by wife, Rosa; daughter, Nellie Cruz; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Mililani Memorial Park mauka chapel, service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. Tuesday at the mauka chapel, service 10 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
JOSEPH FRANCIS DUNKERLEY, 89, of Waipahu, died March 24, 2002. A mechanic retired from United Airlines. Survived by sons, Joseph and James; daughters, Dorothy Hoffman, Barbara Hetzel, Judith Dooley and Katherine Drew. Service in Inglewood, Calif. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
ARTHUR M. EDWARDS, 86, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died March 22, 2002. Born in Wailuku, Maui. A retired correctional center office clerk and a World War II veteran. Survived by wife, Josephine; daughters, Janet Naylor, Annette Mahon and Mari Bailey; brothers, Harold and Walter; four grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. to noon Monday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Mass 12:15 p.m.; burial to follow at Hawai'i Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Flowers welcome. Casual attire. Arrangements by Memorial Mortuary.
SISTER AGATHA EHRHARD, 95, of Honolulu, died March 22, 2002. Born in St. Charles, Mo. A former teacher at Sacred Hearts Academy. Survived by nephew, Jim Ehrhard. Visitation from 9 a.m. Monday at Malia Oka Malu (1117 Fourth Ave.), rosary 10 a.m., Mass 11:30 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
HARUKO FUJIWARA, 84, of Honolulu, died March 21, 2002. Born in 'ola'a, Hawai'i. A member of Honpa Hongwanji Goji Kai and Fujin Kai. Survived by son, Clyde; daughters, Lorraine Fujiwara, Laura Nakasone and Doris Fujiwara; two grandchildren; brother, Kenard Morimoto. Service 6 p.m. Tuesday at Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.
C.N. "TAALANI" HANAKAHI, 58, of Honolulu, died Feb. 26, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Survived by friend, Justin Vogel; hanai son, Michael Smith; brothers, Clyde Kaaiakamanu Sr., Daniel, Chester and Joseph Hanakahi. Private service. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.
DRUSILLA MAE HANSELL, 77, of Kailua, died March 25, 2002. Born in North Dakota. Retired as a tax preparer with H&R Block. Survived by sons, Randy and David; daughters, Tina Murphy and Sonja Olsen; seven grandchildren; brother, William Davenport. Graveside service 11 a.m. Monday at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.
MARIE RIO COSTA HOSINO, 93, of Honolulu, died March 21, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Survived by children, Ambrose Costa Jr., Gordon Costa, Kathleen Joyce Gomes and Charlotte June Perry; brothers, George and Albert Rio; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary, service 10:30 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. Aloha attire.
WILLIAM SUKEYUKI KAGESA, 91, of Honolulu, died March 25, 2002. Born in Hiroshima, Japan. Retired from Mutual Welding Co. Ltd. Survived by wife, Tachiko; son, Russell; a grandchild. Service 6 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. No flowers. Aloha attire.
BENJAMIN KAHIKINA, 57, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died March 23, 2002. Born in Honolulu; raised in Waimanalo. A former Honolulu police officer and ironworker. Survived by wife, Patricia "Trish"; son, Alika; daughters, Deborah Lee and Yvonne Kahikina; seven grandchildren; brothers, Marks, Richard, Harold, Thomas, Kenneth and Brad; sisters, Lorita Seamster and Irma Dicenzo. Honolulu service 10 a.m. tomorrow at Kaumakapili Church. Gathering of family and friends 9 a.m. Sunday for a scattering of ashes at Baby Makapu'u Beach (Kailua side). For information call Trish Kahikina at 989-2838 or 989-4215. Arrangements by Homelani Memorial Park Mortuary.
JAMES Y. KANNO, 85, of Honolulu, died March 23, 2002. Born in Waipahu. A retired massage therapist. Survived by wife, Michiko; son, David; daughter, Rosemarie Postlewait; three grandchildren; brothers, Ronald and Ernest; sisters, Violet Monkawa, Geraldine Luikwan and Thelma Kanno. Private service. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.
CLARENCE KAINOA KAPAONA, 77, of 'Ewa Beach, died March 21, 2002. Born in Kohala, Hawai'i. Survived by wife, Rosalie; sons, Neal, Ivan and Mark; brothers, Philip, Franklin and Alex; seven grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m. to noon Thursday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in 'Ewa Beach, Mass noon; burial to follow at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.
JAMES ROBERT KENDRICK, 79, of 'Aiea, died March 22, 2002. A Pearl Harbor survivor and a major retired from the Honolulu Police Department. Survived by wife, Mary; sons, Robert Carey, Edward Kendrick and James Kendrick Jr.; daughters, Jeanette Little and Diana Kendrick; 17 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Jo Sullivan and Wilma Ruth. Visitation 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary, service 1 p.m.; inurnment 3 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. No flowers. Aloha attire.
KENNETH KONG TONG LEE, 83, of Pearl City, died March 24, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired from the National Guard. Survived by daughters, Myrna Lee and Sharon Kahunahana; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; brothers, Edward and Clarence Lee. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
PHILIP LUI, 61, of Waipahu, died March 18, 2002. Born in Futiga, American Samoa. Retired as a laborer foreman with Hawaiian Dredging & Construction. Survived by wife, Sharon; sons, Audwin, Zachary and Jasen; daughters, Phillis "Kehau", SheryleAnn "U'i," and Victoria "Vicky" or "Munchi"; mother, Vitorina Lui; sisters, Lesiga Pese, Moana Leifi, Enina "Eva" Sakaria, Falanika Brookeshire, Iacinta "Cindy" Frasier and Vaoita Aumua; 14 grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, service 7 p.m. Visitation also 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Mass noon to 12:45 p.m.; burial 3 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Woolsey-Hosoi Mortuary Services.
CLIFFORD "SUGAR" CHEW UNG LUM, 74, of Kaimuki, died March 25, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A land surveyor for the Hawai'i state government for 34 years. Survived by wife, Dorothy; sons, William, Douglas and Jonathan; daughter, Bettina; brother, Chew Nung; sister, Kam Wai Wee; three grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary, service 11:30 a.m.; burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire.
SUENO MIYAZAKI, 79, of Lawa'i, Kaua'i, died March 24, 2002. Born in Koloa, Kaua'i. A guide with Kaua'i Island Tours. Survived by husband, Yoshio; sons, Herbert and Reynold; daughters, Gladys and Nora Wong; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Toraichi Marugame. Private service held. Arrangements by Garden Island Mortuary.
KEIJI "BEN" MORIKAMI, 76, of Honolulu, died March 21, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A former U.S. Post Office mail carrier. Survived by sons, Alvin and David; daughter, Amy; brother, Shigehiro; sisters, Rose Ishimoto and Ellen Freitas. Committal service 1 p.m. Wednesday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Leeward Funeral Home.
PATSY UMEYO OKAMURA, 76, of Honolulu, died March 17, 2002. A personnel management specialist for the University of Hawai'i at Manoa. Survived by sisters, Alice Noji and Edna Nagatoshi; brother, Herbert. Private service held. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
WILLIAM KWAI FONG SOON, 89, of Honolulu, died March 9, 2002. Born on Maui. A retired letter carrier. Survived by wife, Dorothy; daughter, Sandra Inouye; brother, Reynold Soon; three grandchildren. Visitation 9 to 10 a.m. tomorrow at Diamond Head Mortuary, service 10 a.m.; entombment to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
DR. HIDETOSHI SUYEOKA, 79, of Honolulu, died March 24, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A retired dentist. Survived by wife, Alice; sons, Dean and Brian; sisters, Chiyeno and Kuniko. Memorial service 6 p.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Mortuary.
YUKIE N. TAMAYOSE, 75, of Wailuku, Maui, died March 25, 2002. Born in Pulehu, Maui. Retired as a secretary for Maui County Office of the Mayor, having served under Mayors Manuel Asue, Eddie Tam and Elmer Cravalho. Survived by husband, Masanobu; daughters, Patrice Matsumoto and Penny Honda; sisters, Jean Sugihara, Louise Yue and Jeanette Yasui; brother, Colin Nakamura; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.Visitation 4 to 5 p.m. Monday at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission, service 5 p.m.; burial 9 a.m. Tuesday at Maui Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nakamura Mortuary.
NANCY CHIYONO TOME, 77, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died March 23, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A homemaker; also a member of Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin Fujinkai. Survived by husband, Richard; son, Leslie; brothers, Tsunehiko, George and James Shimabukuro; sisters, Betsy Murata, Hisae Oda and Caroline Matsumura; a grandchild. Visitation 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo; service over the ashes 4 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.
MARION KLINE WITTMAN, 84, of Ma'alaea, Maui, died March 22, 2002. Born in Los Angeles. Retired as an administrator for Culver School in California. Survived by sons, William and Brian; brother, Robert Kline; hanai daughter, Monica Stark; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Informal memorial service 11 a.m. Sunday at her residence. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.
NOBUO "COACH" YAMAUCHI, 77, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died March 27, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired owner of the former American Bakery. Survived by wife, Elsie; sons, Thomas and Wayne; daughter, Gale McKiernan; brother,
DR. RICHARD YAMAUCHI; sisters, Ethel Kobata and Michie Araki; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Visitation 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo, service 6 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.
SHARON MIDORI YONEMURA, 55, of 'Aiea, died March 18, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A homemaker. Survived by husband, Alvin; sons, Michael and Scott; two grandchildren; brothers, Kenneth and Robert Shigematsu; sisters, Janet Busche and Leila Lui. Visitation 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.