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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Saturday, April 8, 2006


 •  Michael Nakamura funeral Wednesday

Advertiser Staff

DONNA MAE AMBERS, 60, of Kihei, Maui, died April 1, 2006. Born in Cleveland. Retired systems engineer at IBM. Survived by brothers, Kenneth and Philip; sister, Patricia Ambers Crawford. For service information contact Patti at pcrawford@wvsom.edu. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

FRANCES MIYOKO ASANO, 76, of Honolulu, died March 7, 2006. Born in Honolulu. Retired office clerk for First Hawaiian Bank. Survived by cousins. Private service held. No koden (monetary gifts).

HARRY KANAHELE AU JR., 68, of Carson, Calif., formerly of Honolulu, died March 31, 2006. Born in Honolulu. A retired wastewater division supervisor. Survived by wife, Maria; sons, Randall, Kasey, Lorne and Harry; daughter, Reyna Masoe; mother, Lilian "Dee Dee" Souza-Au; brothers, Stanley and Franklin; sisters, Catherine Kealoha, Leilani Chock, Bernadette Hiwauli and Barbara Estrella; 10 grandchildren; a great-grandchild. Visitation 9 a.m. Tuesday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, La'ie North Stake Center; service 10:30 a.m. Burial 1 p.m. at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements by Woolsey-Hosoi Mortuary Services.

CAROLINA O. BAUTISTA, 93, of Honolulu, died April 4, 2006. Born in La Union, Philippines. Retired accountant. Survived by sons, Ignacio Jr., Rodolfo and Edgardo; daughters, Sylvia Dalagan, Norma Dassah, Lydia, Violet, Nila Ramirez and Myrna Evans; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Visitation 7:30 a.m. Friday at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park chapel; service 9 a.m.; burial to follow at Hawaiian Memorial Park. No flowers. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.

DOMENICO ROCCO GRUPIDO, 65, of Kane'ohe, died April 5, 2006. Born in Caulonia, Italy. Owner and operator of Domenico's Motorcycles since 1969. Survived by wife, Paula; children; Annette, Domenico Jr., Jody Storm, Bruce Storm and Sandra Storm-Conway; two grandchildren; sisters, Anna Boyd and Teresa Macri; brothers, Nicholas and Gulio. Services pending. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.

RAYMOND "PAPA" STANLEY KEKIWI, 70, of Honolulu, died April 3, 2006. Born in Kaupo, Maui. A truck driver. Survived by sons, Raymond Purdy and Kalani Kealoha; daughters, Ulu Kealoha, Rena Asuncion and Haroldann Keliikoa; brothers, Walter, Lawrence, Joseph, Edward and Dennis; sisters, Isabel Kaha, Lucille Smith and Lani Kekiwi; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Pa'ina (gathering) 1 p.m. tomorrow at the Makiki family home, 2357 Maunalaha Road. Scattering of ashes at a later date. Arrangements by Mililani Downtown Mortuary.

VICTORIA KALIKOOKAMAILE KARRATTI KEKUAOKALANI, 88, of La'ie, died April 5, 2006. Born in Honolulu. A homemaker. Survived by son, David; daughters, Victoria "Sunday" Mariteragi and Ellen-Gay Dela Rosa; 13 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Thursday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, La'ie 6th Ward; service 11 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m. at La'ie Cemetery. Arrangements by Woolsey-Hosoi Mortuary Services.

WILLIAM E. "BILL" KIRKS, 50, of Wai'anae, died March 20, 2006. Born in Macon, Mo. An avid surfer. Survived by mother, Betty; sister, Cindi Harpster; brother, James. Service held in Missouri. Memorial donations to the American Heart Association. Arrangements by Greening-Eagan-Hayes Funeral Homes.

TSURUKO KOCHI, 93, of Honolulu, died March 24, 2006. Born in Kohala, Hawai'i. Retired owner of Violet's Grill. Survived by son, Tom; a grandchild; brother, Choko Fukuhara; sisters, Sadako Yakabi and Yoshiko Fukuhara. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

JOSIE QUERIDO MONES, 56, of Dededo, Guam, died April 3, 2006. Born in Urdaneta City, Pangasinan, Philippines. Survived by husband, Gil; sons, Gilbert and Joseph; brothers, Lope, Justo and Bienvenido Querido. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church; service 7 p.m. Casual attire. Burial at a later date in San Jose, Urdaneta, Pangasinan, Philippines. Arrangements by Leeward Funeral Home.

ASTRID MONSON, 93, of Kailua, died April 3, 2006. Born in Berlin, Germany. A planner with the United Nations and member of League of Women Voters. Private service. Memorial donations to League of Women Voters. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai'i.

HAJIME "JIM" "SHOE STRING" SAKAHARA, 83, of Waipahu, died March 25, 2006. Born in Hilo, Hawai'i. Retired from Love's Bakery. Survived by children; Glenn, Liane Kim and Scott; brothers, Shuji "Richard," Masashi and Hisanobu; sister, Chieko Harada; two grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.

NICHOLAS "NICK" CABILES SENADOS, 64, of Las Vegas, died April 2, 2006. Born in Pu'unene, Hawai'i. A former pipefitter analyst at Pearl Harbor. Survived by wife, Phyllis; mother, Freda Rodrigues; sons, Nicholas "Gabby," Timothy, Christopher, Peter and Matthew; stepson, Daniel McClendon; stepdaughters, Deborah Tolliber and Angela Rodriguez; nine grandchildren; a great-grandchild; three step-grandchildren; brothers, Jacinto Senados, and Michael and Melvin Rodrigues; sisters, Dorothy Pantohan, Norma Jane Kekahuna and Winifred Buss. Visitation 9 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; eulogy 11:30 a.m.; prayer service noon. Burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.

AULAGIA SOOALO SEUI, 77, of Wai'anae, died March 29, 2006. Born in Safotu, Western Samoa. Survived by sons, Alapeti, Kirisimasi and Vacaluga; daughters, Sosefina Tuimalealiifano, Tapualii Scanlan, Moelilia Seui and Valelia Tumama; sister, Fetaiai Avau; brothers, Manu Lasi and Siona Sooalo; 22 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Service and burial in American Samoa. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.