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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted on: Friday, May 16, 2003


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.

FREDERICK JAMES "FRED" BEAUMONT, 46, of Honolulu, died May 4, 2003. Born in Oak Park, Ill. U.S. Navy lieutenant and U.S. Immigration Service supervisor. Survived by wife, Josefina "Josie"; son, Frederick Jr.; parents, Fred and Mary; brother, Joseph "Joe"; sisters, Mary James and Frances "Fran" Cleary. Visitation 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Family Catholic Church; Mass 10:30 a.m.; inurnment 1 p.m at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

GARDNER K. BROWN, 78, of Pauoa, died May 11, 2003. Born in Hilo, Hawai'i. Retired Servco Pacific Inc. inventory controller. Survived by sons, Gardner and Paul; daughters, Tanna Pestana, Christianna and Adele Ornelles; brothers, Gilbert and Kanani; sisters, Aha Paeaina Brown Williams and Alona O'Neal; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild. Visitation 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Kawaiahao Church; service 7:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. May 22 at Booth District Park gymnasium; service 10:30 a.m.; burial 11:30 a.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.

JOAN DAPHNE GOSLING BURGESS, 73, of Kapolei, died May 7, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Sears employee. Survived by son, Brady; two granddaughters; stepgrandson; great grandson. Visitation 9 a.m.Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; service 10 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.

JOYCE YAP CLOSE, of Pearl City, died May 8, 2003. Born on Maui. Survived by husband, Valdon; children, George Newbeck, Donald Yap, Pearl Lara, Stephen Yap, Earl Harper and Ginger Ronquillo; brothers, Pete and Marvin Yap; sister, Miriam Saberon; 23 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 6:30 p.m. Aloha attire.

DORIS FUJIKO AMINE COE, 84, of Wahiawa, died May 2, 2003. Born in Nahiku, Maui. Survived by sons, Robert, Charles, John and Gerald; daughters, Jean Temblor, Betty Rezentes and Debra Haina; 14 grandchildren. Private service held. Donations may be made to American Lung Association. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.

JETT "MVP" GALVEZ DINIO, 15, of Kapolei, died May 3, 2003. Born in Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines. Kapolei Middle School eighth-grade student, and basketball team captain. Survived by father, Wilfredo; mother, Ludivina Galvez; brothers, Michael, Benjamin Galvez, Jehan and Jan; grandparents, Benjamin and Rosita Dinio, and Rafael Galvez. Service held. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.

EMILY F. ENOS, 100, of Kailua, died May 8, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Survived by daughter, Rhoda Lamitie; 27 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 16 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Flora Machado. Visitation 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony's Church, Kailua; Mass 11 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.

LILLIAN YOSHIE KANO, 80, of Hono-lulu, died May 3, 2003. Born in 'Ewa. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Gradon and Vernon; daughters, Ann Nagahiro, Carolyn Taniguchi and Danette Matsuoka; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Margaret Kakesako, Frances Takeshita, Mildred Nomura and Dorothy Teraoka. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

BARBARA JEAN LEITE, 60, of Papa'ikou, Hawai'i, died May 9, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired sales clerk for J.C. Penney. Survived by husband, Herbert; son, Russell Simpliciano; daughter, Barbara Corbin; sisters, Nancy Ader and Shirley Torres; three grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo; service 7 p.m. Visitation 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church; Mass 10 a.m.; burial to follow at Mauna Kea Memorial Park. Casual attire.

LYLE A. LIMASA, 48, of Seattle, Wash., died April 25, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Salon owner of Illustrated Hair. Survived by wife, Janet Ghidossi; father, Andres; sisters, Patsy Pearlman and Lynn Clarke; brother, Guy. Family gathering 10 a.m. tomorrow at St. George Church, Waimanalo; Mass 11 a.m. Potted plants welcome. Casual attire. Arrangements by Roffner Fisher & Harvey Funeral Home, Seattle.

JAIME BADANGUIO MADIGAL, 77, of Waipahu, died May 6, 2003. Born in Currimao, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Survived by sons, Benny and Artemio; daughter, Belinda Jara; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; service 7:15 p.m.; service and burial in the Philippines at a later date.

CECILIA LAURA "CECILY" MAYNE-MCCLAY, 48, of Honolulu, died May 6, 2003. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. M.A. Robinson Trusts project assistant. Survived by husband, Jerome "Jerry" McClay; daughters, Sara and Alicia "Ali"; mother, Alicia Kurth; brothers, Diego "Jimmy" and Alan Mayne. Service 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Punahou School Thurston Memorial Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the McClay Children's Education Fund, c/o Rhett Taber, 1132 Bishop St., Suite 1925, Honolulu, HI 96813. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

OSAMU "SAM" OGATA, 73, of Hilo, Hawai'i, died May 11, 2003. Born in Ke'ei, South Kona, Hawai'i. Proprietor of Petroleum Equipment Maintenance. Survived by wife, Masako; sons, Ricky Ogata and Walter Janado; daughter, Joy Seto; brothers, Shigemi, Seigo, Hayami, Shigeki, Katsumi, Makoto and Ronald; sisters, Shigeko Hirota, Mitsue Ozaki, Natsue Nakano, Yoshie Ueno, Anne Ogata and Charlotte Masaki; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.

GUY KAZUO OHIGASHI, 52, of Wailuku, Maui, died May 9, 2003. Born in Wailuku, Maui. Taxi cab driver. Survived by brothers, Glenn Ohigashi and Edwin Bonnell. Private service held. Arrangements by Nakamura Mortuary.

SAMUEL MICHAEL PARADISO, 91, of Pukalani, Maui, died May 12, 2003. Survived by daughters, Rosalie Seaton, Marilyn and Elizabeth; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Celebration of life 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at his residence, 414 Alalani St., Pukalani. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Makawao Library Upcountry Book Builders and Maui Memorial Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship Fund. Casual attire. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

RICHARD ISAO SAKAMOTO, 71, of Lahaina, Maui, died May 10, 2003. Born in Pu'unene, Maui. Customer service agent for Aloha Airlines. Survived by wife, Elsie; son, Rick; daughter, Jill Miura; six grandchildren; brother, Edward; sisters, Alice Hirano and Diane Sueno. Visitation 9 a.m Monday at Nakamura Mortuary; service 10 a.m.; burial noon at Maui Veterans Cemetery. No flowers. Aloha attire.

ELIZABETH SUMIE SHISHIDO, 80, of Kailua, died May 9, 2003. Born in Kurtistown, Hawai'i. Survived by sons, Clifford and Terry; daughters, Carolyn Berchtold, Patty Migita and Amy Fukunaga; stepsons, Francis and Eric; 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother, Daniel Hata; sisters, Teruyo Nakamoto, Seiko Grote, Mary Nakashima and Alice Spencer. Service 6 p.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. No flowers. Aloha attire.

DIONICIA A. TORRES, 92, of 'Aiea, died May 13, 2003. Born in Candon, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Survived by sons, Dr. Ignacio, Dr. Mariano and Samuel; daughters, Natividad Lagaso, Pacita Delos Reyes, Tarcila Harp and Ignacia Craddock; 16 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday at Aldersgate United Methodist Church; service 10:30 a.m.; burial 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers.

HERBERT HIDEO WATANABE, 92, of Kane'ohe, died May 13, 2003. Born in Waialua. Retired stock clerk for Chun Hoon Super Market. Survived by wife, Alice; sons, Melvin and Jerry; daughter Charlotte Isa; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Atsushi, Ted, Sadao and Satoru; sisters, Mitsuru Miyamoto and Edna Honda. Visitation 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 6 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.