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RODOLFO "RUDY" DE LEON BALDONADO, 59, of Honolulu, died Jan. 21, 2006. Born in Bucalag, Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Employed at Paradise Cruise (Star of Honolulu) and Denny's Restaurant Pearlridge. Survived by fiance, Anita Bautista; sons, Alan and Ronny; daughters, Andrea Morioka and Adoree; brothers, Ernesto "Ernie" and Michael; sister, Michelle; stepmother, Estrella "String"; 14 grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Philomena Church; Mass 11 a.m.; burial 12:30 p.m at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. Casual attire.
ANACITO TANGONAN BASUEL, 96, of Wahiawa, died Jan. 26, 2006. Born in Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Retired tractor operator at Schofield and Leilehua Golf courses. Survived by wife, Ethel; sons, Ronald Sakka and Andy; daughters, Judy Belisario, Gale Scott, Laura Perry and Colleen Loughlin; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; service noon; burial 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
MAXIMINA "SIMIN" TEJADA CABANIT, 87, of Wahiawa, died Jan. 21, 2006. Born in Lanipao, Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Retired from Dole Company. Survived by sons, Juanito, Amor and Romeo; daughter, Carmen Hernandez; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; brother, Esteban Tejada. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; Mass 7 p.m. Visitation also 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 10:30 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
PACITA V. DOMINGO, 55, of Waipahu, died Jan. 17, 2006. Born in the Philippines. Food preparer with International Inflight Catering. Survived by husband, Rodolfo; sons Roger, Rodolfo Jr. and Raymond; daughter, Mylene-Grace Rasco; mother, Juanita Villanueva; eight sisters; three brothers, six grandchildren. Visitation 6 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 a.m. Friday at the mortuary; service 11 a.m.; burial to follow at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.
BARBARA "BOBBY" ECHIVERRI, 66, of Wai'anae, died Jan. 30, 2006. Born in Honolulu. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Michael, Keith and Lucky; daughters, Darlene Peneku and Stephanie Chong; brother, Dominic; sisters, Chuckie Leopoldo, Helen Aken and Elsie Kaaaina; 18 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; seven hanai children; 13 hanai grandchildren; 11 hanai great-grandchildren. No service. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.
TEMPLE HUGH EGBERT, 64, of Honolulu, died Jan. 31, 2006. Born in Omaha, Neb. A locksmith and U.S. Navy veteran. Survived by companion, Gregoria Silva; sister, Barbara Lund; brother, Michael; nieces and nephews. No service.
CAMILA PUZON GAMOSO, 82, of Kapa'a, Kaua'i, died Feb. 1, 2006. Born in the Philippines. Kitchen helper for Country Kitchen. Survived by daughters, Remedios Limon, Mely Del Rosario, Nelly Manzano, Marilou Fabros, Shirley Rentutar, Naneth Pagluanan and Imelda Custodio; sons, Roger and Norman; sisters, Rosalina and Marcelina Puzon; 44 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation 8 to 9:45 a.m. Friday at St. Catherine's Church; Mass 10 a.m.; burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.
MARGARET GOMES, 90, of Kailua, Kona, Hawai'i, died Jan. 31, 2006. Born in Honolulu. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Frank, Stanley and Joseph; sister/caregiver, Theresa Garner; nine grandchildren; great-grandchildren. Private service held. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Kona.
CLARENCE TSUNEO HEYA, 73, of Kane'ohe, died Jan. 26, 2006. Born in Honolulu. Retired carpenter for the U.S. Government, Department of the Navy. Survived by son, Gary; brother, Harry; sisters, Betsy Kawaguchi, Mabel, Lorraine, Charlotte Arakaki, Helen Tawata and Florence Hori. Private service held. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
CATHERINE MCCANDLESS died Sept. 28, 2006. Born in Norfolk, Va. A special-education teacher who grew up in Kailua. Survived by husband, Tracey; sister, Margaret Niver; nieces, Katie and Caroline Niver; hanai uncle, Philip Hellreich. Memorial service 11:30 a.m. tomorrow in Kailua; call 261-9120 for directions. No flowers. Memorial donations to the American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.
FELICIANO "FELIX" L. MILAR JR., 64, of Huntsville, Ala., formerly of Hilo, Hawai'i, died Jan. 28, 2006. Born in Hilo. Retired U.S. Army veteran with 20 years of service; Delta Airlines employee. Survived by wife, Audrey; sons, Adrian, Alden and Greg; daughter, Jadess Foxworth; brother, Pedro "Haui"; sisters, Margie Milar-Hanselman and Betty Langer; seven grandchildren. Visitation 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo; service 12:30 p.m.; burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima Section. Aloha attire.
LARRY SHIZUO MORIKAWA, 81, of Honolulu, died Jan. 21, 2006. Born in Honolulu. U.S. Coast Guard procurement officer. Survived by wife, Janet; son, Daniel; daughter, Katherine Mow and Mae Horikami; four grandchildren; a great-grandchild. Private service held. No koden (monetary gifts). Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
SATSUMI OISHI, 85, of 'Aiea, died Jan. 31, 2006. Born in Hale'iwa. Retired from Musashiya and J.C. Penney. Survived by husband, Masao; son, Wayne; daughter, Irene Takayama; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Kikuo and Richard Fujita; sisters, Helen Tokunaga and Amy Ishii. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; service 6:30 p.m. No flowers. Casual attire.
STANISLAUS "BOLO" "TAZAN" POAHA SR., 76, of Wai'anae, died Jan. 27, 2006. Born in Honolulu. A heavy-equipment operator. Survived by wife, Val Dean; children, Enoka, Leilani, Kehau, Jai and Kamea; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters. No service. Arrangements by Mililani Mortuary.
GINGER PUAALII ELIZABETH HOLT RIDLEY, 56, of 'Ewa Beach and 'Aiea, died Jan. 25, 2006. Born in Honolulu. Survived by brother, Keith; sisters, Kaala Jay and Uluwehi Pena. Graveside service 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at Nuuanu Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.
PAUL JOSEPH TEXEIRA SR., 67, of Koloa, Kaua'i, died Jan. 24, 2006. Born on Kaua'i. A groundskeeper. Survived by sons, Paul Jr., Brian and Patrick; daughter, Monica; sister /caregiver, Joan Okutsu; sister, Margaret Bernades; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 to 10:15 a.m. next Saturday at St. Catherine's Church; Mass 10:30 a.m.; burial to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire. Arrangements by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.
MARY WARREN VINSON, 83, of Waimanalo, died Jan. 31, 2006. Born in Honolulu. Retired from graph analysis. Survived by sons, Lex and Ross Chang; three grandchildren; a great-grandchild. Visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary; service 7 p.m. Flowers welcome. Casual attire.
KATSUNORI "KENNETH" YOSHIMOTO, 81, of Mililani, died Jan. 5, 2006. Born in Honolulu. Survived by brothers, Jack, Tsugio, Thomas, and James; sisters, Kinue Tanigawa and Amy Kimura. Private service held. Arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.