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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted on: Friday, November 15, 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.

LOTTIE RUHL REGAN BROWN, 76, of 'Ewa Beach, died Nov. 7, 2002. Born in Frankfurt, Germany. Survived by companion, Francis Brown Sr.; nephews, Manfred Ruhl and William Daniels. Graveside service 9 a.m. tomorrow at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.

MARCELO "BOLO" HERNANDO BOLOSAN, 69, of Pearl City, died Nov. 7, 2002. Born in Lihu'e, Kaua'i. Retired from Hickam Air Force Base. Survived by wife, Dolores; daughters, Roslyn Komomua, Amanda Wedemeyer and Rondine Rosado; sons, Byron, Darick and Zakery; 14 grandchildren; father, Jacinto; brothers, Fred and James; sisters, Dorothe Iglesia and Renee Porlas. Visitation 9 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church; Mass 11 a.m.; committal service 1 p.m. at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.

KIKUE "PAT" FUJIWARA, 86, of Honolulu, died Nov. 10, 2002. Born in Lahaina, Maui. A homemaker. Survived by daughters, Elayne Watanabe, Maureen Matsuda and Lauren Okinishi; brothers, Ichiro and Masao Matsuda; sisters, Tsurue Arase and Masae Lee; five grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.

JOHN "AMU" AYUMU FUKUNAGA, 82, of Honolulu, died Nov. 9, 2002. Born in Lahaina, Maui. Retired time keeper at Princess Kaiulani Hotel. Survived by mother, Yoshiko; brother, Frederick; sister, Joann Furukawa. Private service held. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.

SIU UNG LEE GO, 87, of Honolulu, died Nov. 10, 2002. Born in China. A retired seamstress. Survived by son, Robert; daughter, Elizabeth Chun; godson, Pak On Yeung; brother, Lee Run Guang; seven grandchildren. Visitation 10:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Sunday at Nuuanu Mortuary East Chapel; service 12:45 p.m.; burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

HIROTSUNE HIGASHI, 87, of Ho-nolulu, died Oct. 31, 2002. Born in Papa'aloa, Hawai'i. Retired carpenter. Survived by spouse, Sumiko; sons, Larry and Rodney; daughters, Harriet Chang, Evelyn Shimata and Annette Hirata; sister, Janet Hamai; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

MOMOYO HAIDA KANESHIGE, 99, of Honolulu, died Nov. 4, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Active member of Mo'ili'ili Hongwanji. Survived by sons, Robert and Henry; three grandchildren; four great-grandsons. Private service held. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.

TOMIKO KANESHIRO, 73, of Waipahu, died Nov. 7, 2002. Born in Wakayama, Japan. Retired seamstress at No Ka Oi Producers Inc. Survived by husband, Eiichi; daughters, Ellen Borden, Hazel Wong and Susan; brothers, Fumio and Hirokazu Gibu; sisters, Setsuko Nagayama, Katsuko Nakamoto, Keiko Higa and Yoko Gibu; one granddaughter. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.

VERNON HARRY KEA, 66, of Ho-nolulu, died Nov. 12, 2002. Born in Ho'olehua, Moloka'i. Retired Operating Engineers Union, Local No. 3. Survived by sons, Dana and Dante; daughters, Deborah Kahue, DonnaLee Glover and Ann Yong; brother, Bernard; sister, Marlene Worshek; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Nu'uanu Memorial Park Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at mortuary; service 9:30 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

OI KUAI KO, 83, of Honolulu, died Nov. 5, 2002. Born in Canton, China. Survived by son, Yui Tong; daughters Ann Ko Leung, Cindy Lee and Shirley Cheng; sister, Wai Chan Leung; 14 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at Borthwick Mortuary; Taoist service; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

HOWARD "CORKY" KAM TIN LEE, 96, of Honolulu, died Nov. 10, 2002. Born in Waikane. Employed at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel. Survived by wife, Irene; many nephews and nieces. Visitation 8:30 to 10 a.m. Wednesday at Diamond Head Mortuary; service 10 a.m.; burial to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

THOMAS "TOMMY" SANG SOO LEE, 80 of Pearl City, died Nov. 11, 2002. Born in Waipahu. Veteran of Korean War and World War II. Survived by sons, Ronald Ching and Karlton; daughter, Karlyn Miyashiro; brother, Richard; sister, Shirley; two grandsons; two great-grandsons. Visitation 5 p.m Monday at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; prayer service 6:30 p.m. Committal service 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

RICHARD SHOJI MATSUNAGA, A.I.A., M.E., 74, of Honolulu, died Oct. 23, 2002. Born in Hilo, Hawai'i. Retired founder of Richard Matsunaga & Associates. Survived by wife, Hazel; sons, Kelton and Robert; brothers, Ichiro and Raymond; sister, Irene Oyama; two grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.

CLARENCE LUN WONG NG, 74, of 'Aiea, died Nov. 9, 2002. Born in Hana, Maui. Retired Endo Electric Co. electrician. Survived by son, Clarence; daughters, Cynthia Ng-Rodrigues, Debra, Kimberlyn and Clarisse Torres; brothers, Kenneth, Larry, Patrick and Clement Kwock Wah; 15 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 11 a.m.; cremation to follow. No flowers. Casual attire.

DIT MIEN PANG, 66, of Honolulu, died Nov. 10, 2002. Born in Hong Kong. Retired from the YMCA. Survived by wife, Patricia; sons, Dave and Edmund; mother, So Jun Pang; brother, Kevin; sister, Wilma. Visitation 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary; Taoist service; cremation to follow.

DAVIDINE KEUALANI RODRIGUES, 41, of Nanakuli, died Nov. 10, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Professional hula dancer and musician. Survived by mother, Sarah; brother, David; sisters, Carleita Marie Rodrigues-Brown and Noreen Chevalier-Rodrigues; nephews, Bryan, Kawika and Kaimi; nieces, Tiera, Bryana, Tiana, Moki, Kaala, Makalei and Dallas. Visitation 9 a.m. Saturday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ma'ili Kai Ward; service 10 a.m. Arrangements by Mililani Downtown Mortuary.

JOHN LEE THOMAS, 48, of Waipahu, died Nov. 3, 2002. Born in Waitaken, N.C. He served in the U.S. Air Force. No known survivors. Committal service 2 p.m. Monday at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Williams Funeral Services.

KEIDTH TRAVIS, 40, of Wai'anae, died Oct. 31, 2002. Born in Baltimore, Md. Survived by fiancee, Christine Kamali-Hill; son, David Hill III; daughters, Katika and Asia Travis, Sierra and Shayla Hill; father, Charles "Chuck"; brother, Dennis; sisters, Bertina Travis-Taylor, Kathy, Candise and Kelly. Service noon Sunday at Ma'ili Beach Park, camp ground 5 and 7. Casual attire. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.