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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Monday, February 10, 2003


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.

ALEXANDER "ALIKA" AMOY, 77, of Honolulu, died Jan. 27, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Hickam Air Force Base aircraft welder. Survived by wife, Aileen; sons, Paul, Alexander "Kika" Jr., Jesse "Boy" Kunewa and Charles "Kai"; daughters, Charlotte "Nookie," Yuraina Kunewa and Jana; brother, Benedict "Brother"; sister, Pauline "Buster"; 18 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Diamond Head Mortuary; service noon; inurnment to follow at Diamond head Memorial Park. Casual attire.

JANICE BANIAGA BALANAY, 22, of Makaha, died Jan. 24, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Kapi'olani Community College nursing program student; Sam Choy's Breakfast, Lunch & Crab hostess. Survived by parents, Jaime and Remeli; brother, Randall; grandparents, Constantina Balanay, and Crisanto and Pastora Baniaga. Visitation 6 p.m. Friday at Full Gospel Temple, 2464 N. School St.; service 7 p.m.; all-night vigil to follow. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the church; service 9:30 a.m.; burial noon at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.

FELICIANO PADILLA CABICO, 87, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Feb. 6, 2003. Born in Pangasinan, Philippines. Retired Hakalau Sugar Co. boilermaker. Survived by sons, Romeo, Ricardo, E. Alvin Iranon and Rudy Iranon; daughters, Devina Barwel, Arsenia Abariento, Priscilla Romero, Charlotte Kuamoo, Josepha DeSilva and Lydia Song; and grandchildren; great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home, Hilo; service 11 a.m. Burial noon at Homelani Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.

AMOR YASAY DAGULO, 64, of Honolulu, died Jan. 16, 2003. Born in Badoc, Pinili, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Survived by wife, Sylvia; mother, Catalina; sisters, Fenie, Evangeline Gamit, Elsie Bala and Digna Oasay; brothers, Joel and Johnnel. Visitation 6 p.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist Church; service 6:45 p.m. Cremation to follow. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

ROSITA "ROSIE" "MA" VALLERY GARCIA GRACIOZA, 63, of 'Ewa Beach, died Jan. 29, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired waitress. Survived by sons, Filomeno Jr. and Calvin; daughter, Bernadine Lee; one grandson; brothers, Abdon, John, Robert, James and Rick Garcia; sisters, Alberta Demecilio, Juanita Rose, Judith Kaeka and Beatrice Keola. Visitation 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park chapel; service 1 p.m.; committal service 2 p.m. at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Williams Funeral Services.

MINORU HINAHARA, 78, of Honolulu, died Jan. 27, 2003. Born in Lahaina, Maui. Hawaiian Dredging and Construction Co. carpenter; and a general contractor (Hinahara Builders). Survived by wife, Jane; sons, Dennis, Wayne and Alan; daughter, Jean Nakagawa; four grandchildren; a great-grandson; brothers, Tsutomu "Chester," Hitoshi and Akira "Archie"; sisters, Betty Oda and Hiroko Fujiyoshi. Visitation 5 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. Casual attire.

TOKUO "KAJI" KAJIWARA, 84, of Honolulu, died Feb. 2, 2003. Born on Kaua'i. Retired self-employed power tools and machinery repairman; veteran of Company K, 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Survived by wife, Miyeko; son, Mark; daughters, Gloria Murphy, Wanda and Cynthia; three grandchildren; brothers, Kent and Larry; sisters, Margaret Hodge and Annette Nishida. Visitation 3 p.m. Thursday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 4 p.m. No flowers. Aloha attire.

BARBARA ANN "BOBBIE" PIILANI KEALAKAI, 62, of Wai'anae, died Jan. 26, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Former Dole Cannery and Liberty House employee. Survived by sons, Benedict Paaluhi and Joseph Jr.; daughters, Kehaulani Landford, Kahealani and Jo Ann "Ona"; brothers, Francis Paaluhi Jr., David Paaluhi and Adrian Paaluhi; sisters, Antoinette Pacheco and Nalei Ruiz; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary; service 10 a.m.; cemetery committal service 1 p.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl. Casual attire.

BOK SEON KONG, 79, of Honolulu, died Feb. 7, 2003. Born in Taejoen, Korea. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Kiyong, Ikhwan and Kiman; daughters, Micha Kong, Young Cha Hildebrand, Soon Cha Kong and Ok Cha Warner; 15 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister, Pok Ki Suh. Visitation 9 a.m. Thursday at Hawaii Korean Catholic Community Church, 2821 Lowrey Ave.; service 10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

ANACLETA DOMINGO LAZO, 89, of Honolulu, died Feb. 5, 2003. Born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Survived by husband, Lorenzo; sons, Felix, Rodrigo, Julio and Danilo; daughter, Josefa Alejo; 17 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 p.m. Thursday at the Catholic Co-Cathedral of St. Theresa; Mass 7 p.m. Burial later in San Nicolas. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

JENKIN K.S. "PAPA" LEE, 75, of Honolulu, died Jan. 29, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Shop #31, machinist. Survived by daughter, Joyce; grandson, Justin; brothers, Richard, Morley and Samuel; sisters, Florence Chun, Dora Young and Angeline Silva. Visitation 9 a.m. Saturday at Borthwick Mortuary; service 11 a.m.; burial 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Aloha attire.

PATRICIA DIANE LEE, 54, of Honolulu, died Jan. 28, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Survived by husband, Robert; sons, Guy and Gabriel Kelekolio; daughter, Lei Kelekolio; father, Bobby Del Mundo; brothers, Ronnie and Reginald Del Mondo; three grandchildren. Graveside services 10 a.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

ANDREW LU, 53, of Honolulu, died Feb. 5, 2003. Born in China. Survived by wife, Lena Lai; son, Mike; daughters, Amy and Linda; brothers, Benn and David; sister, Frances Lin. Buddhist service 8 to 10:45 a.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary; burial 11:30 a.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

CLAYTON W. PETTY, 70, of Honolulu, died Feb. 1, 2003. Born in Greensboro, N.C. A Kapuni Development resident manager. Survived by sons, Cedric Petty and Darryl Wright; brothers, Junior Petty and Harold Lindsay; sister, Myrtle Jamison; three grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.

JOHNETTE LYNN QUEL, 30, of Nanakuli, died Feb. 3, 2003. Born in Hawai'i. Survived by husband, Jeff; son, Justice; daughters, Jazzell, Jazzlyn and Jasmine Billianor-Pinero; sisters, Susan and Lucille Billianor. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 'Ewa Beach; service 7 p.m. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

DOUGLAS FERNANDO SALBORO SR., 52, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Feb. 3, 2003. Born in Laupahoehoe, Hawai'i. Heavy equipment operator, Clear Land/Properties for Leonard's Auto Co. Survived by wife, Debra; son, Douglas Jr.; daughters, Danielle Prieto, Danette Kaluhiwa and Deven; hanai daughter, Ipo Kenoi; brothers, Emilia "Jay" Jr., Sidney, Terry and Mark; sister, Alicia Gendall; three grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Kaumana Ward, 1373 Kilauea Ave. Visitation also 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church; service 11 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home, Hilo.

HIROE "FLORENCE" SANEHISA, 82, of Hawi, Hawai'i, died Feb. 7, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Former M. Nakahara Store employee; retired from K. Takata Store. Survived by husband, Shigeto; son, Lenett; daughter, Miriam Sasaki; brothers, Susumu and Frank Mizoshiri; sister, Kimie Mizoshiri; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Visitation 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Hawi Jodo Mission; memorial service 3 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.

TAKEKO SUEHIRO, 73, of Mililani, died Feb. 1, 2003. Born in Yamanashi Ken, Japan. Retired Trans Orbit of Hawaii tour coordinator. Survived by husband, Yasoichi; sons, Dean and Mark; daughters, Phyllis Chin and Sharon Matsumiya; one grandchild; brother, Komei Kasai; sister, Teiko Mori. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

CHARLES KOEN TAKARA, 80, of Kailua, died Feb. 2, 2003.; Born in Wainaku, Hawai'i. A private apartment complex manager. Survived by daughter, Marilyn Inn; two grandchildren; caregiver, Morris Inn; sisters, Tsuneko "Tsune" Uehara and Masako "Jane" Kudo. Visitation 11 a.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service noon. No flowers. Aloha attire.

YOSHITERU TERAOKA, 79, of Honolulu, died Feb. 3, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Iida Construction Co. carpenter. Survived by sons, Alan and Steven; granddaughter, Jennifer. Visitation 1 p.m. Saturday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 2 p.m. Aloha attire.

MASANORI "MAKO" YAMATO, 86, of Honolulu, died Feb. 7, 2003. Born in Waialua. Retired Kailua Products Ltd. manager. Survived by son, Robert; daughter, Marion Kaneshiro; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Visitation 5 p.m. Friday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. No flowers. Aloha attire.