Obituaries

Patsy T. Boteilho, 91

Patsy T. Boteilho, 91, of Kahului, died on February 12, 2015 at Hale Makua Kahului.Private services were held. The family requests no koden or monetary donations.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mrs. Boteilho was born on February 15, 1923 in Kihei, Maui.She was a retired clerk for ...

Michael Takeo Hayashi, 58

Michael Takeo Hayashi, 58, passed away January 29, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada, after a long battle with cancer. He was born February 3, 1956 in Honolulu, HI; graduated from James B. Castle High School, and moved to Maui in 1985, where he served with the Maui Fire Dept for 25 years. He retired ...

Shotsugi Hirokane, 87

Shotsugi Hirokane, 87, of Lahaina, Maui; passed away on January 5, 2015 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on March 18, 1927 in Pauwela, Maui. He retired as a Truck Driver for Maui Land and Pineapple.Private family services has been held.Shotsugi is survived by his wife, Flordelisa ...

Isamu “Flash” Kawamoto, 89

Isamu "Flash" Kawamoto, 89, of Kahului, died on February 3, 2015 at his home.Private services were held.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mr. Kawamoto was born on March 30, 1925 in Wailuku.He was a maintenance supervisor at Maui Memorial Medical Center.He is survived by his wife, ...

Leeallen Guy Lopes, 60

Leeallen Guy Lopes, 60 of Lanai City, Hawaii, passed away on February 12, 2015 at Lanai Hospital. He was born on June 12, 1954 in Maui.He was an Irrigation worker at Pulama Lanai.Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 25th 2015 at Ballard Family Mortuary from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; ...

Harold Wayne Maddux, 91

Harold Wayne Maddux, 91, of Kihei, passed away on January 7, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born November 21, 1923 in Missouri.Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, February 27, 2015 at Keawalai Congregational Church in Kihei.Harold was an Electrical ...

John “Johnny” K. Miyamoto Jr., 30

John "Johnny" K. Miyamoto Jr., 30, of Kula, Maui; passed away on February 4, 2015 at Kula Hospital. He was born on June 14, 1984 in Wailuku, Maui. During his earlier years, Johnny enjoyed being on the farm, riding tractors and helping his dad feed the animals. One of his favorite past-times was ...

Amy Emiko Tanaka Murray, 86

Amy Emiko Tanaka Murray passed away peacefully into her eternal home on Feb. 11, 2015 with family at her side.Visitation is between 9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m. on Tues., Feb. 24 at Nakamura Mortuary with service beginning at 10:30 a.m.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Amy was born, May ...

Romana R. Nicolas, 108

Romana R. Nicolas, 108 of Wailuku passed away on February 10, 2015 at Hale Makua-Wailuku. She was born on February 13, 1906 in Pidding, Ilocos Norte, Philippines.Services will be held on Friday, February 27, 2015 at Norman's Mortuary, with visitation from 9:00 am; services at 11:00 am, ...

Anthony “Tony” Pascua, 64

Anthony "Tony" Pascua, 64 of Wailuku, Maui; passed away on February 14th, 2015. He was born on September 21, 1950 in Wailuku, Maui. He was a Dispatcher at PWC.Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 from 9:00a.m.to 11:00 a.m.; with service to begin at 11:00a.m.; at The Church of ...

Masanobu Sakuma, 92

Masanobu Sakuma, 92, of Makawao, died Feb. 16, 2015, at his home, under the care of Hospice Maui.Visitation will be 9:30am, on Feb. 26, 2015, at Nakamura Mortuary, with services at 10:00am. Inurnment will follow, 1:00pm, at Maui Veteran's Cemetery, Makawao.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with ...

Kenneth Kojiro Shimabukuro, 87

Kenneth Kojiro Shimabukuro, 87, of Kahului, died on Feb. 10, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center.Private services were held.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mr. Shimabukuro, was born Feb. 4, 1928, in Wailuku, HI. He was a harvester machine operator with Maui Land and Pineapple ...

Filomena Marilyn Catao Tranilla, 88

Filomena Marilyn Catao Tranilla, 88, passed away on February 9, 2015 at Pali Momi Hospital.Visitation will begin at 8 a.m. Sat. Feb. 28, 2015 at Maria Lanakila Church, with a Mass at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with ...

Margaret C. Duarte, 99

Margaret C. Duarte, 99, of Iao Valley, passed away on February 8, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on December 17, 1915, in Kaupakalua, Maui.Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 23, 2015, at St. Anthony Catholic Church; mass will begin at ...

Hakaru Nitahara, 84

Hakaru Nitahara, 84, of Wailuku, Maui; passed away on January 21, 2015 at home. He was born on September 1, 1930 in Wailuku, Maui. He retired as a Mechanic for the State of Hawaii.Visitations will be held on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Maui Lani ...

Robert Joseph Roppolo, Jr., 66

Robert Joseph Roppolo, Jr., 66, of Kihei, died on Feb. 8, 2015, at his home in Kihei.A celebration of life will be held on Feb. 21, at VFW Hall, Kihei, from 1:00pm to 5:00pm .Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mr. Roppolo was born Oct. 24, 1948, in Dallas, TX. He was a service ...

Liberty Aglupos, 81

Liberty Baxa Aglupos, 81, of Wailuku, died on January 27, 2015 at her home.Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Sat, Feb. 21, at Good Shepherd Church, with a service at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Ms. Aglupos was born on ...

Nelson Lahip Corpuz, 56

Nelson Lahip Corpuz, 56, of Wailuku passed away on January 29, 2015.He was born on July 29, 1958 in the Philippines.Services will be held on Friday, February 20, 2015 at Norman's Mortuary with visitation from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm; Services continue on Saturday, February 21 at Christ the King ...

Domy Oliver Echalas, 67

Domy Oliver Echalas, 67, of Kihei, died on Feb. 5, 2015, at his home in Kihei, under the care of Hospice Maui.Visitation will be 5:30pm, at Nakamura Mortuary, on Feb. 20, with service at 7:00pm.Visitation will continue at 8:30am, Feb. 21, at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Kihei, with mass at ...

Paul Ferreira, 55

Paul Ferreira, 55 of Wailuku passed away on January 25, 2015 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born July 24, 1959 in Wailuku, Maui.Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at St. Anthony Catholic Church-Wailuku, with visitation from 9:00 am; Mass at 11:00 am; followed by ...