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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted on: Friday, May 23, 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.

RICHARD ANDRADE SR., 79, of Kane'ohe, died May 10, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired stevedore with McCabe, Hamilton and Renny Co. Survived by wife, Lisa; sons, Richard "Rick" Jr. and Edward; daughter, Diane Rodrigues; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Bernard; sister, Johanna. Visitation 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 10:30 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park. Casual attire.

Sister MARY VERNA BARBOZA, 70, of Syracuse, N.Y., died May 11, 2003. Born in Hawai'i. Teacher and principal in New York; Hilo, Hawai'i; New Jersey and Florida; motherhouse coordinator; director of ministerial services, Wilson Convent, Syracuse; administrator, Tommy Coyne Residence for Priests (Pius X), Syracuse, N.Y. Survived by sisters, Johanna Fernandez, Allie Lopez, Matilda Kahoonei, Maile Schuwer, Emelle Mamane and Inchon Keamo; brothers, Walter, George, David and Dennis Keamo and Allan Yapp. Service 10 a.m. May 31 at St. Francis Convent, 2715 Pamoa Road. Burial in Assumption Cemetery, Syracuse. Arrangements by Eaton-Tubbs-Schepp Funeral Home Inc., Fayetteville, N.Y.

AUDREY MCALISTER BERKSTRESSER, 82, of San Diego, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, died April 24, 2003. Born in Idaho. A homemaker. Active in musical theater endeavors in Honolulu, in USO productions and the Honolulu Civic Light Opera. Survived by husband, Russell; son, Robert; daughters, Zemmie Iedema, Betty Jo Gibbons, Melinna Cook, Robbie Berkstresser and Tammie Suhr; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Service July 18 at Calvary Lutheran Church in San Diego. Arrangements by Accu-Care Cremation Center, Carlsbad, Calif.

PAMELA ROSE BRYANT, 51, of Hau'ula, died May 20, 2003. Born in Seattle, Wash. A social worker. Survived by daughters, Sabra, Seleste Chock and Fereda Evans; mother, Betty Leslie; father, Arthur Johnstone; stepmother, Beth Johnstone; sisters, Debra Hansen, Brynda and Devon Johnstone; brother, Arthur Johnstone; four grandchildren. Private scattering of ashes. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.

CHARLIE SHEK SANG CHAN, 76, of Honolulu, died May 17, 2003. Born in Canton, China. Survived by wife, Ying Tai; sons, Sin Tang and Johnson; daughter, Choy Tai Nishimura; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Visitation 10:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary; Taoist service; cremation to follow.

ALVIN WAI KONG CHUNG SR., 72, of Kane'ohe, died May 16, 2003. Born in Kailua. Retired Honolulu Fire Department firefighter. Survived by sons, Herman and Alvin Jr.; daughters, Sherilyne and Juliann; brothers, Raymond and Thomas; sisters, Elsie Punohu, Julia Kim and Maria Lin; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Graveside service 11 a.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

ROY TOSHIO FUKUMURA, 96, of Kahului, Maui, died May 17, 2003. Born in Japan. Retired proprietor of Fukumura Tailor Shop. Survived by wife, Haruko; sons, George and Richard; daughter, Helen Miyabuchi; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Nakamura Mortuary.

FRED SHOICHI FUKUNAGA, 90, of Hilo, Hawai'i, formerly of Honolulu, died May 18, 2003. Born in Japan. Retired masseur for the Atkinson YMCA in Honolulu. Survived by caregivers, Amy and Stephan Torak. Service pending. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.

DAVID ALAN GREGORIE, 52, of Ha'iku, Maui, died May 21, 2003. Born in Massachusetts. Worked in the construction industry on Maui; manager at an aviation facility in Kahului for the past 20 years. Survived by wife, Elizabeth; sons, Kamuela and Kawika; mother, Pauline; brother, Peter. Celebration of life noon June 7 at the family residence in Ha'iku. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

EISHIN HAMASAKI, 79, of 'Aiea, died May 19, 2003. Born in Papa'aloa, Hawai'i. Retired warehouse supervisor for C.S. Wo and Sons. Survived by son, Wallace; three grandchildren; brother, Keisho; sister, Fusako Unten. Service 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.

GRACE YAEKO HIGUCHI, 90, of Ho-nolulu, died May 11, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired Sears sales clerk. Survived by son, Dean; daughter, Carol DeCanto; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Service noon Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary. Casual attire.

PONG HUI HWANG, 92, of Honolulu, died May 19, 2003, Born in Taegu, South Korea. A homemaker. Survived by sons, John Mun, Young, Kyong and Yong Ho; daughters, Ok Yon Mun and Ok Hui Lee; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Suk Hui and Chong Hui. Visitation 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service 11 a.m.; burial 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

GORGONIO A. IBERA, 91, of Kea'au, Hawai'i, died May 22, 2003. Born in Sinait, Philippines. Retired Puna Sugar Co. evaporator tender. Survived by wife, Veronica; daughters, Maggie Shapiro and Carolyn Conol; brothers, Luis and Rico; sister, Seriaca Yagin; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. to noon tomorrow at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo, Hawai'i; service noon; burial of urn to follow at Alae Cemetery. No flowers. Casual attire.

IKE TORAO IKARI, 81, of Honolulu, died May 17, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired from U.S. Army and United Airlines. Survived by wife, Florence; sons, Richard, Gary and Michael; daughter, Evelyn Kinoshita; six grandchildren; brother, Sueto; sisters, Ruth Okase and Iris Yano. Service 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary; inurnment 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. No flowers. Casual attire.

HAROLD A. "HAL" JURGEMEYER JR., 60, of Silverdale, Wash., died may 16, 2003. Born in Honolulu. Retired quality assurance specialist, Naval Undersea Warfare, Keyport, Wash. Survived by mother, Florence; son, Alex; daughter, Alyssa; sister, Sylvia Van Houten. Service today in Silverdale; inurnment at Tahoma National Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Stone Chapel at Cherry Grove, Poulsbo, Wash.

LANDFORD "LANDY" KAUALANI KIA, 52, of Honolulu, died May 12, 2003. Born in Honolulu. A Realtor; coach at McKinley High School and Punahou School. Survived by Wendy; son, Nate; daughter, Ana Malia; grandson; mother, Henrietta Cypher; stepmother, Lavaina; sisters, Deldrene Mowat, Delphene Corpuz, Connie Beale, Katherine "Kaui" Kipapa and Lorene Kekahuna; brothers, Barney Cypher, Abert, Lamber and Blaine. Prayer service and celebration 3 p.m. next Friday at 440 Auwina Place, Enchanted Lake. For more information, call 259-3107 or 228-4067. Lei only. Casual attire. Arrangements by Omega Society Funeral Home.

DOROTHY ELIZABETH LOPEZ, 78, of Kahului, Maui, died May 17, 2003. Born in Pu'unene, Maui. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Richard, Edward, Michael and Patrick; daughters, Iris Winegardner and Theresa Hampson; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sister, Mabel Santos. Visitation 9 a.m. tomorrow at Christ the King Church; Mass 9:30 a.m. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Nakamura Mortuary.

ROSALIA "ROSE" M. LUAT, 72, of Topeka, Kan., formerly of Waimanalo, died May 8, 2003. Born in Honolulu. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Randolph, Darwyn and Kelly; daughters, Zanetta Cooper, Raynette Gore and Giesele Waldhour; sisters, Mary Nerora and Ann Tabanao; 16 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 to 10 a.m. May 31 at St. George's Church, Waimanalo; Mass 10 a.m. No flowers. Arrangements by Newcomer Family Funeral Home, Topeka.

DOMINGA A. MANUBI, 86, of Mountlake Terrace, Wash., died May 13, 2003. Born in Abra, Philippines. Retired California Packing Corporation pineapple trimmer. Survived by sons, Robert Segundo and Urbano Jr.; daughters, Patricia Quirido and Dionicia Agbayani; brother, Nicasio Guzman; four grandchildren. Visitation 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 12:15 p.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park.

KIYOTO "KEN" MURAKAMI, 77, of Kahului, Maui, died May 20, 2003. Born in Pa'ia, Maui. Electronic technician with Motorola Inc. Survived by son, Earl; daughters, Yvonne Miyasato and Diane Ogi; three grandchildren; great-grandchild; sisters, Mitsue Takatani and Ann Nakamura. Visitation 10 a.m. Sunday at Nakamura Mortuary; service 11 a.m.; reception to follow; urn burial 1 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.

YOSHIO YANAGISAKO, 88, of Wahiawa, died April 23, 2003. Born in Ho-nolulu. Former owner of Liliha Saimin. Survived by wife, Yuriko; daughter, Diane Fujikami; son, Leigh; sister, Elaine Hayashi; grandchild. Private service held. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.