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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Monday, January 2, 2006


Advertiser Staff

MISAKO MIYOSHI AKINAKA, 92, of Honolulu, died Dec. 8, 2005. Born in Lahaina, Maui. Retired treasurer of Akinaka and Associates Ltd. consulting engineers; a homemaker. Survived by sons, Asa and Robert; three grandchildren; sisters, Yayoko Inaba and Clara Ichiyama. Private service held. Arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.

HENRY WILFRED AKANA SR., 88, of Kohala, Hawai'i, died Dec.25, 2005. Born in Niuli'i, Hawai'i. Retired welder at Kohala Sugar Co. Survived by son, Henry "Hank" Jr.; daughters, Joyce Yamamoto, Olivia "Moana" Teramoto and Phyllis Teramoto; 19 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; 15 great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Gervin and Ronald; sister, Ruth Zane. Visitation 8:30 to 10 a.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, Honolulu; service 10 a.m. Visitation also 8:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Hawi, Hawai'i; Mass 10 a.m.; burial 11 a.m. at Halawa Catholic Cemetery. Aloha attire.

EDWARD "ED" KALUMAINA BAILEY SR., 81, of Waipahu, died Dec 14, 2005. Born in Wailuku, Maui. Member and treasurer of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post #10276. Survived by wife, Tomi; sons, John, James, Ed Jr. and Mits; daughters, Jan Bailey-Yoshino, Ruby Pollock and Hannah ; brother, Grant; sisters, Hannah Pang, Treasa Figueroa and Lucille Gamski; 20 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel; program 11 a.m.; Mass 11:30 a.m.; committal service 1 p.m. at Hawai'i State Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.

ALICE "H" HIROKO CHUN, 88, of 'Aiea, died Dec. 29, 2005. Born in Hilo, Hawai'i. Retired interior designer for Sears, Roebuck & Co. Survived by husband, Henry; son, Henry; daughters, Mary Louise Chun and Elizabeth Chow; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Masaru, "Joseph" Hideyasu and Shigeru Akamine; sisters, Mieko "Min" Wagatsuma and Yaeko "Y" Pang. Visitation 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Andrew's Cathedral; service 11:30 a.m.; burial 3 p.m. at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

JOHNETTE "JOH-NE" NOREIN KEANUENUEOLUNAONAPUALEHUA MOMOA CORDEIRO, 52, of Nanakuli, formerly of Bakersfield, Calif., died Dec. 25, 2005. Born in Honolulu. Kumu hula and founder of Keanue's Polynesian Revue. Survived by fiance, Earl Farr; son, Anthony "Pocho"; daughter, Antuanette "Nanika"; a grandchild; brothers, John Jr. and David Momoa; sisters, Irene Vierra, Mary Haynes and Cathy Momoa. Memorial gathering 5 p.m. tomorrow at 89-461 Keaulana Avenue, Nanakuli. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

MARIA LOURDES FERNAN ENOJARDO, 49, of Kailua, Kona, Hawai'i, died Dec. 30, 2005. Born in Cebu City, Philippines. A housekeeper at the Orchid Fairmont at Mauna Lani Hotel. Survived by husband, Rufo Jr.; sons, William and Isaac; daughter, Jennifer; mother, Clarita Villanueva; father, Ricardo Fernan; sisters, Marie-Delia Fernan and Maria-Louisa Garcia. Visitation noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at Kingdom Hall, Keauhou; service 1 p.m.; scattering of ashes to follow. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Kona.

GEN DANIEL ENGA FUJIKAWA, 18, of Kapolei, died Dec. 23, 2005. Born in Honolulu. An ocean enthusiast. Survived by parents, Robin and Linda; brother, Sho; grandparents Daniel and Aiko Fujikawa, Kazumi and Yasaku Tsumaki. Service 5 p.m. Friday at Diamond Head Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.

AILEEN MIYO ICHIJO, 83, of Honolulu, died Dec. 8, 2005. Born in Hilo, Hawai'i. Retired state Department of Education teacher. Survived by sister, Lillian Lupo three nieces; five grandnephews; two grandnieces. Service 10 a.m. Saturday at First Unitarian Church of Honolulu. No flowers. Aloha attire.

VANELL VALID KALEIONAONA KAPEA, 45, of Kealakekua, Hawai'i, died Dec. 30, 2005. Born in Kealakekua. A florist at Kona Safeway Store. Survived by parents, Carilynne and Antonio Cosma; brothers, Harry Kapea and Anthony Cosma; sisters, Cindy White, Pixie Flores and Tracey Carvalho; companion, Don North. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Mauna Ziona Congregational Church, Kalaoa; service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the church; service 10 a.m.; burial to follow at the church cemetery; luncheon and fellowship at the church hall. Flowers welcome. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Kona.

GLADYS MISAO KAYA, 72, of 'Aiea, died Dec. 28, 2005. Born in 'Ewa. Retired office clerk for Coast Enterprises. Survived by husband, Albert; daughter, Sharon Watase; grandson; brothers, Sadamu, Hideyo, David, Wilfred and Daniel Sakai; sister, Victoria "Vickie" Sakai. Visitation 9 a.m. Thursday at Kalihi Union Church; service 10 a.m. No flowers. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.

FRANK C. TORRES, 91, of Wai'anae, died Dec 22, 2005. Born in Koloa, Kaua'i. An avid bowler and UH sports fan. Survived by wife, Jennie; sons, Philip and Frank Jr.; daughters, Annie, Priscilla and Sherl; sister, Ramona Molcilio; nine grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; service 10:30 a.m.; burial 1 p.m. at Greenhaven Memorial Park. Casual attire.

RICHARD "DICKIE" MASAYOSHI YAMADA JR., 63, of Honolulu, died Dec. 23, 2005. Born in Honolulu. Retired carpenter. Survived by wife, Larraine; sons, Ross and Ronald; daughters, Laurie Jean Makishima and Lei Ann; three grandchildren; mother, Edith; brother, Allan; sisters, Selma Kelly and Waynette Taketa. Service 6 p.m. Thursday at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. No flowers. Casual attire.