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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Saturday, September 28, 2002


Advertiser Staff

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.

WINIFRED EMILY ARMSTRONG, 68, of Fremont, Calif., died Sept. 25, 2002. Born in Honoka'a, Hawai'i. A bowler and cake decorator. Survived by husband, Mickey; siblings, Molly Enos, Sammy Vierra and Louie Vierra; children, Pamela Scafidi, Farin Ocamb, Mickey Armstrong, Michael Armstrong and Dephne Perucca; 15 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Service Monday in Fremont. Hawai'i service pending.

JULIA L. BASBAS, 78, of Waihe'e, Maui, died Sept. 22, 2002. Member of Alu Like Kupuna Program, Christian Ministry Church. Survived by sons, Segis Jr. and Lawrence; daughter, Ruth Kaholokula; brother, Albert Waialeale; nine grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; caregiver, Loke Sakamoto. Visitation 9 to 11 a.m. tomorrow at Nakamura Mortuary, Maui; service 11 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m. at Ka Home Mahamau Cemetery. Reception to follow at the mortuary.

HARRY JACK CARROLL, 84, of Kea'au, Hawai'i, died Sept. 8, 2002. Born in Stinton, Texas. A carpenter, and custom homes finisher. Survived by sister, Dorothy Schwartz; caregiver and niece, Jackie Benton. Visitation 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow at Punalu'u Beach Park, main pavilion; service noon; scattering of ashes to follow. Loose flowers requested. Casual attire. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home.

CHERYL KAHAUNANI DARLENE JORDAN, 57, of Puhi, Kaua'i, died Sept. 23, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A Department of Education schoolteacher. Survived by husband, Larry; son, Lawrence; brothers, Clinton, Jon and Gabriel Makanani. Visitation 9 a.m. Wednesday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Lihu'e Ward; service 11 a.m.; burial to follow at Lihu'e Cemetery. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Garden Island Mortuary.

JAN KIYOKO McMANAMAN, 51, of 'Aiea, died Sept. 21, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Survived by mother, Mary Tokumoto; brother, Vance Tokumoto; sister, Holly Brock. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

KENNETH J. MITCHELL, 80, of Kane'ohe, died Sept. 23, 2002. Born in Toledo, Ohio. Retired from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Public Works Center. Survived by wife, Auroa; daughters, Kathleen Walter, Shannon Durham, Colleen Rawlins and Kelly; sons, Timothy and Michael; five grandsons; three granddaughters; a great-grandson. Private service held.

NOBORU MIYASHIRO, 76, of Mililani, died Sept. 18, 2002. Born in 'Ewa. A member of Kodak Retired Club. Survived by wife, Myrtle; daughters, Roxanne Kaahaaina, Kim Minakami, Keann Tsuda and Valerie Miyashiro; brothers, James and Rikio "Ricky"; sisters, Edith, Nancy Shinsato and Betty Kinney; five grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 6 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.

RONALD ARTHUR PINO, 63, of Honolulu, died Sept. 19, 2002. Born in Bingham Canyon, Utah. Owner of Paramount Properties of Honolulu. Survived by mother, Anna; brother, Donald. Visitation 10 a.m, Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary; service 1:45 p.m.; burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

HENRY ISAAC KUKA'ILANI REEVES, 65, of Waimea, Hawai'i, formerly of Kuli'ou'ou, died Sept. 26, 2002. Born in Honolulu. Longtime Hawaii Newspaper Agency employee; retired senior assistant business manager, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (AFL-CIO), Local 1260; chairman, board of trustees, Hawaii Television Council-IBEW Pension Trust Fund; board of directors member, Hawaii Dental Service and Child and Family Services; member, Honolulu Port Council; and president, Leeward Funeral Home. Survived by wife, Karen; son, Hauoli; two grandsons; sisters, Mary Sai, Martha DeMello, Sister Rose Henry Reeves and Genevieve Kaanoi; brothers, Robert and John. Visitation 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at Holy Trinity Church (family viewing, 9 a.m.); program, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.; Mass, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.; burial 3:45 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Mortuary, Hilo. Aloha attire.

RUTH CHONG "AUNTY MOY" SEN, 72, of Honolulu, died Sept. 24, 2002. Born in Kula, Maui. A retired retail sales clerk. Survived by husband, Wilfred "Willy"; daughter, Cecilia Sen-Clarke; son, Noel; granddaughter; sisters, Gladys Hew and Mabel Ho; brothers, Ronald, Alan and Douglas Chong. Visitation 9 a.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service noon; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

JOHN JAMES "KANAI" TAGARO, 52, of Honolulu, died Sept. 23, 2002. Survived by daughters, Melanie Shoemaker and Melaree Smith; four grandchildren; brother, Philip; sisters, Naivy, Milag and Joey Credo; mother, Florence Credo. Visitation 4 p.m. Friday at Honolulu Central Seventh-day Adventist Church; service 5 p.m. Casual attire. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.

YOSHITO TANAKA, 83, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Sept. 26, 2002. Born in Honolulu. A prosecuting attorney for the County of Hawai'i. Survived by wife, Kazumi; son, Gordon; daughter, Marsha; brother, Jiro; sisters, Mitsue and Miyoko. Visitation 3 to 4 p.m Monday at Dodo Mortuary-Hilo; service 4 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.