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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted on: Saturday, October 26, 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.

JANE CHARTER, 83, of Honolulu, died Oct. 19, 2002. Born in Durango, Colo. A retired retail store manager. Survived by sons, Corey and Dane Christopher; three grandchildren. Private scattering of ashes. Arrangements by Williams Funeral Services.

MAKANA CHAD DALDE, 18, of Mililani, died Oct. 19, 2002. Born in Los Angeles. A graduate of Mililani High School and employee at Mililani Blockbuster. Survived by parents, Anastacio and June; brothers, Anastacio "Tash" III and Kimo; sister, Punahele; grandmother, Fay Gan Tuey; hanai parents, Uncle Bon and Aunt Myrtl Reponte. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Christ Lutheran Church; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; service 9:30 a.m.; burial 10 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

LORETTA "RITA" DUTERTE, 70, of Hanama'ulu, Kaua'i, died Oct. 23, 2002. Born on O'ahu. A housekeeper. Survived by children, Pedro Jr., Norman, Robert, Lorry, Jerilyn Agor and Alan; brother, Joseph Delostrico; sisters, Sally Garcia, Yolanda Delostrico and Shirly Parraga; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Church; Mass 10 a.m.; inurnment to follow at Kaua'i Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Arrangements by Borthwick Kaua'i Mortuary.

ERNEST TORRES FELICIANO, 77, of Honolulu, died Oct. 7, 2002. Born on Maui. A retired state heavy equipment operator. Survived by daughters, Leeanna Feliciano and Deborah Ann Daffron; stepson, John Morris; five grandchildren; great-grandson; brothers, Manuel Feliciano and Anthony DeLouis; sisters, Delores Morris, Beatrice Rodrigues, Cecelia Feliciano, Eleanor Ozoa and Loretta Feliciano. Graveside service 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Williams Funeral Services.

ARTHUR CLAUDE JOHNSON, 87, of 'Ewa Beach, died Oct. 23, 2002. A retired chief electrician at Barbers Point. Survived by sons, Ronald, Alfred and Raymond; daughters, Harriet Osumi-Snow, Bertha Ah Loy and April Bowlin; 19 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchild. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church; Mass 11 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

JAMES KANUHA KAMAKANI, 76, of Waipahu, died Oct. 18, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A retired taxicab mechanic. Survived by wife, Mycarsia "Amy"; sons, Dymytryk and Famous; daughters, Tammy Sousa, Odin Deane, Future Overturf and Gwen Gusman; great-grandchildren. Service 10 a.m. Monday at United Gospel Fellowship, Mililani. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

JIM KUANG "JIMMY" KAO, 58, of Honolulu, died Oct. 5, 2002. Born in Yunnan, Kunming, China. Engineer with Hawaiian Dredging and Castle & Cooke. Survived by wife, Katie; sons, Jeffrey and Justin; mother, Helen; sisters, Anna and Apassara; brother, Tawatchai. Service pending.

FELIX LUN, 76, of Honolulu, died Oct. 23, 2002. Born in Peru. Survived by son, Manuel; daughters, Ely and Carolina; five grandsons; sisters in China and San Francisco. Visitation 9 a.m. tomorrow at Borthwick Mortuary; service 10:30 a.m.; cremation to follow.

RICHARD KIYOSHI MIYASHIRO, 79, of Honolulu, died Oct. 23, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A retired fire science coordinator for Honolulu Community College. Former assistant fire chief for the Honolulu Fire Department. Survived by wife, Helene; son, Alton; daughter, Carol Sugiyama; three grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.

CHARLES YOJI SATO, 67, of Wahiawa, died Oct. 22, 2002. Born in Waialua. A retired Dole Pineapple Company auto mechanic. Survived by son, Keith; daughter, Colleen Kimura; three grandchildren; brother, James; sisters, Ethel Saito, Helen Torisgoe, Mary Amasone and Sumako Arai. Visitation 9 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 10 a.m.; inurnment 10:45 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.

MARY "SUGAR" "NANI SUGAR" "QUEEN MARY" YOUNG MUNDS DELPECH HAMILTON STEWART, 74, of Honolulu, died Oct. 21, 2002. Born in Portland, Ore. Member of the Hawai'i Women's Junior League and the ARCS. Survived by husband, Hugh III; son, Tom Munds Sr.; daughter, Gayla Chalmers; nine grandchildren; sister, Connie Hallmark. Toast to Mary 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the Outrigger Canoe Club; scattering of ashes to follow fronting the Outrigger Canoe Club. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hawaii School for Girls at La Pietra, American Cancer Society or The Church of the Holy Nativity. Arrangements by Williams Funeral Services.

RAYMOND JINSUKE TAMAYE, 88, of Kailua, died Oct. 21, 2002. Born in Honoka'a, Hawai'i. A retired self-employed person doing business as Maunawili Produce. Survived by sons, Reynold, Richard, Norman and Dexter; daughter, Pamela Baricuatro; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, James, Robert and Harold; sister, Betty Maeshiro. Visitation 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. Inurnment 3 p.m. Friday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.

HIDEO TASAKA, 84, of Waimanalo, died Oct. 20, 2002. Born in 'O'okala, Hawai'i. A carpenter and retired self-employed farmer. Survived by wife, Hazel; son, Bert; daughter, Kim; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. sisters, Mae Inouye, Amy Suemoto and Violet; brothers, Peter and Akira. Visitation 10 a.m. Friday at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Waimanalo; service over the ashes 10:30 a.m.; private inurnment. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Ordenstein's Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.

JOHN EDWARD TORRES SR., 75, of Mililani, died Oct. 21, 2002. Born in Hilo, Hawai'i. A retired construction laborer for S&M Sakamoto Inc. Survived by daughters, Dianne Fraticelli, Joanell Cabral and Deborah Sanchez; son, John Jr.; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Margaret "Margie" Teves; brothers, Joseph "Joe," Frank, Louis and Alexander "Alex." Visitation 8:30 a.m. Friday at Borthwick Mortuary; service 11 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

EMMA AH SAM ULMER, 89, of Waipahu, died Oct. 18, 2002. Born in Pololu Valley, North Kohala, Hawai'i. Survived by sons, Charles E. "Jimmy" and Charles L.; daughters, Carol Jean Fanene and Kuulei "Jackie" Sutton; sister, Margaret Perreira; 19 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; service 7 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.