Obituaries

Alberto “Jimmy” Jaime Dominguez, 69

Alberto "Jimmy" Jaime Dominguez, 69, of Wailuku, Maui; peacefully passed away at home with his children at bedside, after a hard fought battle with cancer on March 18, 2015. He was born on July 28, 1945 in Mercedes, Texas.He was the founder of J.D. Painting & Decorating Inc. He had a ...

Chester Masaichi Hayase, 83

Chester Masaichi Hayase, 83, of Wailuku, died on March 30, 2015, at Hale Makua, Kahului under the care of Hospice Maui.Visitation will be held on April 14 4:00pm at Nakamura Mortuary. Service to follow 5:00pm. Inurnment will be April 15, 9:00am, at Maui Veteran's Cemetery, Makawao.Nakamura ...

Yoshiko Okamura, 93

Yoshiko Okamura, 93, passed away on March 21, 2015 at her home.Per Yoshiko's request, services were held privately.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mrs. Okamura was born on December 9, 1921 in Waiehu, Maui. She was a homemaker.She is survived by her children, Kenneth Okamura, Carol ...

Doris Poouahi, 43

Doris M. Poouahi, 43, of Kula, died February 25, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center in Wailuku.Visitation will begin at 11:30 a.m. Friday April 10, 2015 at Nakamura Mortuary, with a Service at 1:15 p.m. Burial will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. A reception will be held on ...

Agnes Lara Ramos, 90

Agnes Lara Ramos, 90, of Lahaina, died March 13, 2015, at Hale Makua, Kahului.Visitation will be 9:00am, Saturday, April 11, at Maria Lanakila Catholic Church, with services at 9:30am. Inurnment will follow, 10:00am, at Maria Lanakila Cemetery.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with ...

Williet Kahaleaua Range, 87

Williet Kahaleaua Range, 87, of Haiku, Maui Hawaii passed away on March 5, 2015.She was born in Wailuku, Maui Hawaii. She was a retired Teacher with Haiku Elementary School.She is survived by husband, Joseph Range; son, Peter Range; sister, Muriel Prager; 4 grandchildren and 4 ...

Josephine Sakamura, 76

Josephine Sakamura, 76, of Wailuku, passed away on March 11, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on May 7, 1938, in Haiku.Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at St. Anthony Catholic Church; mass will begin at 11:00 a.m.; burial will ...

Jackson Ross Stisher, 83

Jackson Ross Stisher, 83, of Wailuku, died on March 26, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center.Family services will be held at a later date.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mr. Stisher was born Jan. 2, 1932, in Wailuku, HI. He was an insurance agent for Atlas Insurance.Mr. ...

Louise Amelia Terry, 77

Louise Amelia Terry, 77 of Honolulu, died February 20, 2015, at Straub Clinic Hospital in Honolulu.Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Oahu Cemetery Chapel. Memorial Service at 10 a.m. Inurnment at 2 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.Leeward Funeral Home is ...

Alan Masami Watanabe, 88

Alan Masami Watanabe, 88, of Kahului, Maui; passed away on March 13, 2015 at his residence. He was born on August 9, 1926 in Wailuku, Maui.Alan retired from First Hawaiian Bank after 32 years of management and later retired from City Bank.Visitations will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at ...

Tomio “Tom” Kawachi, 90

Tomio "Tom" Kawachi, 90, of Kahului, died March 11, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center.Visitation will be 10:30am, April 4, 2015, at Nakamura Mortuary, with services at 11:30am. Inurnment will be 12:30pm, April 6, 2015, at Maui Memorial Park.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mr. ...

Ronald Hideo Tamashiro, 72

Ronald Hideo Tamashiro, 72, of Kahului, passed away on March 22, 2015, at Hale Makua Kahului. He was born on August 27, 1942 in Wailuku, Maui.Visitation will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, April 6, 2015, at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission, a ceremony by the Lions Club will begin at 4:45 p.m. with ...

Rose Fung Crawford, 89

Rose Fung Crawford, 89, of Kahului, died March 17, 2015, at Roselani Place.Services will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers or monetary gifts, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc., Maui, or Hospice Maui.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mrs. Crawford was born ...

Elaine Mitsuko Goshi, 76

Elaine Mitsuko Goshi, 76, of Kula, died on March 8, 2015, at Kula Hospital.Private services were held.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Elaine was born Oct. 18, 1938, in Makawao, HI. She was a babysitter.Elaine was predeceased by her father, Harry Jitsuki Goshi, and brother, Stanley ...

Sylvia Harima, 87

Sylvia Fusako Harima, 87, of Kahului, died on March 2, 2015 at Hale Makua Wailuku.Private services were held.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mrs. Harima was born on April 26, 1927 in Puunene, Maui. She worked at the Royal Lahaina Resort for 20 years and retired in 1991 as manager ...

Margaret “Peggy” Minobe, 70

Margaret "Peggy" Minobe, born on November 21, 1944 in Wailuku, Maui, passed away on March 20, 2015 at home under the care of Hospice Maui and surrounded by her family. She was a devoted wife and mother.Services will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Makawao, ...

Shizuyo “Patsy” Nakata, 91

Shizuyo "Patsy" Nakata, 91, of Wailuku, died on March 17, 2015, at Hale Makua, Kahului.Visitation will be 10am, April 2, 2015, at Nakamura Mortuary, with services at 11am. Inurnment will follow, 2pm, at Maui Memorial Park.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mrs. Nakata was born ...

Jose Kalei Vasquez Jr., 19

Jose Kalei Vasquez Jr., 19, of Pukalani, Maui; passed away on March 9, 2015. He was born on March 16, 1995 in Wailuku, Maui.Visitations will be held on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Ballard Family Mortuary from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., with service to begin at 7:00 p.m.; cremation to follow.He worked ...

Alan Masami Watanabe, 88

Alan Masami Watanabe, 88, of Kahului, Maui; passed away on March 13, 2015 at his residence. He was born on August 9, 1926 in Wailuku, Maui.Alan retired from First Hawaiian Bank after 32 years of management and later retired from City Bank.Visitations will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at ...

Eleanor L. DeGama, 70

Eleanor Leinaala DeGama, 70, of Wailuku, passed away peacefully at home with her loving family by her side on March 14, 2015.Visitation will begin at 8:30a.m. Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Maria Lanakila Church with Mass beginning at 10 a.m. A celebration of life will be held at Waiola Church ...