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CORA-MAY JENSEN, described by one of her friends as the "ultimate volunteer," died Friday at her home in Hilo following a stroke. She was 78. See story.
Endocrinologist TERRY CHEN YI WONG, a physician who kept magic tricks in his pocket and was such a good inventor of tricks that orders came from all over the world, died Oct. 28 at the age of 64. See story.
ROBERTA ESUBIA BLASQUE, 52, of Honolulu, died Oct. 18, 2002. Born in Hayward, Calif. A homemaker. Survived by daughter, Ashley; brothers, Thomas Blasque, Michael and Jerry Brewer; sisters, Linda Deering, Sharon Rawlins and Paula Swaney. Private service held. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.
CONRAD "SUGAR" NEGRONE CARAVALHO, 82, of Honolulu, died Oct. 22, 2002. Born in Hawi, Hawai'i. A retired cable car operator in San Francisco; a semiprofessional boxer. Survived by son, William; daughters, Mary, Sandy and Chris "C. Marie"; four grandchildren; sisters, Mary, Anita, Margaret and Benerita; brothers, Joe, Manuel, Frank and Ernest. Visitation 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Ann Catholic Church; Mass 11:30 a.m.; committal service 1 p.m. at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Williams Funeral Services.
THOMAS KWAN LIN CHING, 78, of Kane'ohe, died Nov. 3, 2002. Retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard electrician. Survived by wife, Ellen; sons, Wendell, Marvin and Kelvin; granddaughters, Olivia and Keila; brothers, Stanley Ching and David Kailio; sisters, Lena Kawelo, Beatrice Ng, Leilani Chung and Ella Ching. Visitation 6 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Graveside service 10 a.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.
NELSON MARIANO DAGURO, 47, of Honolulu, died Oct. 12, 2002. Born in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. A head machinist for Meadow Gold Dairy. Survived by mother, Gertrude; brothers, Walter and Jerry; sister, Bernadette Mendoza; grandmother, Visitacion Mariano. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa; Mass 9:30 a.m.; burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire.
RICHARD EITARO ENDO, of Honolulu, died Oct. 30, 2002. Born in Puna, Hawai'i. A mechanic with the state of Hawai'i. Served in Company D of the 100th Infantry Battalion. Survived by wife, Momoyo; sister, Doris Fujimoto; nieces and nephews. Visitation 5:30 p.m. tomorrow at Nuuanu Mortuary west chapel; service 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.
SUEKO SUSAN HARANO, 66, of Kealakekua, Kona, Hawai'i, died Nov. 1, 2002. Born in Fukuoka, Japan. A tour guide with Jack's Tours. Survived by husband, Makoto; son, Lloyd; daughters, Lynn Nakamura and Lisa; brother, Kiyota Aoki; sisters, Hitomi Tsueno, Teruyo Kaida, Misao Aso, Hiroe Marubayashi and Kazue Sakurai; grandchild. Visitation 4 to 5 p.m. tomorrow at Kona Hongwanji Mission; service 5 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary-Kona.
LEINAALA MARY HO, 60, of Honolulu, died Oct 5, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Survived by mother, Elvina Fuller; sisters, Juanita Sanders, Diana Miller and Cissy Cambra; brothers, Walter Miller, Tony and Solomon Fuller; hanai daughter, Millie Downey; hanai son, Rod Dupont. Visitation noon Saturday at Ala Moana Beach Park, Magic Island; service 1 p.m. For information call 946-2158. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.
TSUTOMU ICHIYAMA, 94, of Pearl City, died Oct. 23, 2002. Born in Waialua. Member of 'Aiea Soto Mission. Survived by son, Gordon; daughters, June Shimabukuro and Carol Ann Hoshino; brothers, Toichi Inouye and Robert Ichiyama; sisters, Doris Kimura, Mildred Taniguchi, Grace Shimamoto, Pauline Anzai, Theresa Kojima, Sueno Hirayama, Faye Aoki, Yoshiko Nagasawa and Kinu Ichiyama; six grandchildren; great-grandson. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
MYLES "UNCLE MYLES" ISAMI IGARASHI, 52, of Honolulu, died Oct. 23, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Co-owner of Sears Copy & Printing Center. Survived by brother, John; sister, Susan Cho. Visitation 1 p.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary; memorial service 1:45 p.m.; inurnment to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.
THOMAS MITSURU IGE, 63, of Honolulu, died Oct. 16, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Survived by brothers, Philip, Shin and Masao; sisters, Ruth Shimabuku, Sachiko Kaneshiro and Olga Morishige. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
LINDA IBANEZ ILAGAN, 61, of Wahiawa, formerly of Lahaina, Maui, died Oct 28, 2002. Born on Lana'i. Survived by husband, Armando "Randy"; sons, Walter Ilagan, Donavan, Derek and Darren Gonzales; daughters, Valerie Perez and Tammy Paoletto; 13 grandchildren; sisters, Clarita Pimentel and Millie Encarnado. Visitation 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; Mass 11 a.m.; burial to follow at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Ordenstein's Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.
ALOMA LOIKA LEE, 60, of Kapolei, died Nov. 1, 2002, Born in Honolulu. A security manager for Science and Technology International. Survived by son, Jimmy Alexander; daughters, Analee Valladares, Antoinette Carvajal and Anjanine Alexander; mother, Grace; brothers, Henry,Thomas and Richard; sisters, Evelyn McCuin and Edwina Wong; 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Memorial service 6 p.m. tomorrow at Makakilo Baptist Church; interment 11 a.m. Friday at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Leeward Funeral Home.
HIDEO MATSUO, 84, of Honolulu, died Oct. 22, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired accountant for City & County of Honolulu. Survived by wife, Harriet; daughter, Joy Faletti; brothers, Satoru Inouye and Larry Matsuo; sister, Bessie Okazaki. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
KIYOKO IWATATE MIYAO, 81, of Makaweli, Kaua'i, died Nov. 1, 2002. Born in Lihu'e, Kaua'i. An insurance agent. Survived by husband, Uichi; sons, Verne, Lance, Randy, David and John; daughter, Vicky Rivera; four granddaughters; brothers, Kazuo and Yoshiaki Iwatate; sisters, Yuriko Kimura, Fumie Kasahara and Suzue Phillips. Visitation 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Garden Island Mortuary; service 4:30 p.m. Casual attire.
ETHEL AIKO MUKAI, 88, of Pearl City, died Oct. 22, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired co-owner of Mukai Store. Survived by sons, Eugene, William and Edwin; daughters, Jean Tokita and Elaine Shinsato; 10 grandchildren; great-grandchild; sister, Beatrice Kajiwara. Service 10 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers.Casual attire.
OLIVIA MAE PIA MUSCHEK, 49, of 'Ewa Beach, died Oct. 29, 2002. Born in Lihu'e, Kaua'i. A caregiver. Survived by husband, Walter; son, Nicholas; daughters, Regina Hirakawa, Misty Pall and Lindsey Muschek; five grandchildren; brothers, Stephen Maglinte, Michael and Kenneth Pia; sisters, Joan Hall and Patricia Basso; parents, Kenneth and Segunda Pia. Memorial service 10 a.m. today at "Puka Pants" beach, across from Hakimo Road, Wai'anae. Scattering of ashes to follow. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.
LOUIS YOSHINORI NAKAGAWA, 86, of Kane'ohe, died Nov. 1, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired from Oahu Transport Co. Survived by wife, Mildred; sons, Terry and Mark; daughters, Kathleen Inouye and Maura Tanaka; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brothers, Paul, Robert and Tetsuo; sister, Marilyn Kuroda. Visitation 5 to 6 p.m. Friday at Blessed Sacrament Church; Mass 6 p.m.; no flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary,
MASAE OKAMURA, 93, of Honolulu, died Oct. 29, 2002. Born in Kuka'iau, Hawai'i. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Harold and Clarence; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Kikuji, Kazuo and Edward Tojio; sisters, Shizue Sakaguchi, Toshie Fukushima and Nancy Kagami. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
KIYO OSHIRO, 71, of 'Aiea, died Oct. 24, 2002. Born in Sapporo, Japan. A housewife. Survived by husband, Mitsuo; son, Hideki; daughters, Lena Katekaru and Shelbi Takahashi; a grandchild; brothers, Tsuneo and Yoshimi Takahashi; sisters, Someko Mano, Kazuko Nakata and Kuniko Takahashi. Service 4 p.m Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
MARIA ENCARNACION MELEGRITO OSORIO, 88, of 'Ewa Beach, died Oct. 18, 2002. Born in Mountain View, Hawai'i. Survived by sons, Rogelio, Rodolfo, Jesus and Andres; daughter, Rosie Dela Cruz; 20 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church; Mass 7 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; rosary 11:30 a.m.; burial 2 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
CONSUELO TABIOLO PASCUA, 82, of Waipahu, died Oct. 9, 2002. Born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Member of the San Nicolas Goodwill Foundation of Hawaii. Survived by son, Ernesto; daughter, Amalia Ungos; grandchildren, Lynette and Lynie Pascua, Charleigh and Chelsea Ungos; brothers, Tomas and Pedro, Visitation 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. John Apostle and Evangelist Church; Mass 10 a.m. Visitation also 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Nuuanu Mortuary. Visitation also 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Nuuanu Mortuary; burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
DIEGO ESTANISLAO AGUON PUA JR., 22, of Papa'ikou, Hawai'i, died Oct. 27, 2002. Born in Tamuning, Guam. A former construction laborer. Survived by companion, Janeen Miura; father, Diego Sr.; mother, Bonnie Fujimori; sisters, Deanna Pua and Naomi Kamimura; hanai brother, Curt McManus; grandparents, Damian and Encarnation Pua, Laura Noquez and William Blake. Visitation 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo; service 3 p.m. Inurment to follow at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire.
TERUO "BLACKIE" TANONAKA, 76, of Honolulu, died Nov. 2, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A federal government interpreter for the U.S. Army. Member of the Military Intelligence Service. Survived by wife, Yasuko; brother, Clarence; sister, Jane Imada. Visitation 10 a.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; memorial service 11 a.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.
SEGUNDINA CORPUZ "DINANG" TOLENTINO, 73, of Kea'au, Hawai'i, died Oct. 26, 2002. Born in Mangato, Laoag City, Philippines. Member of Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Survived by husband, Matias; sons, Florencio and Paulino; daughter, Tereza Agpawa and Anita Andres; brothers, Isidro and Inocencio Corpuz; sister, Elena Sotto; nine grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the church; Mass 10 a.m.; burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary-Hilo.
LILY HO YIM, 87, of Honolulu, died Oct. 26, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Retired clerk with Westinghouse Electric Corp. Survived by husband, George; daughter, Stephanie Miwa; two grandchildren; brothers, Steven and Philip Ho; sisters, Eva Kim, Phyllis Lee and Phoebe Bock. Visitation 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary; service 6 p.m. Graveside service 10:45 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.