Obituaries

Natalia Villanueva Punzalan, 86

Natalia Villanueva Punzalan, 86, of Kahului, died Jan. 29, 2015, at Kula Hospital.Visitation will be 6pm. Feb. 12, at Christ the King Church, with eulogy at 7:30pm. Visitation will continue at Christ the King, Feb. 13, 9am, with mass at 11am. Burial will follow, 12:30pm, at Maui Memorial ...

Patrick Prudencio Valdez, 60

Patrick Prudencio Valdez, 60, of Wailuku, passed away on Dec. 20, 2014 at his home. He was born on Jan. 24, 1954 in Wailuku.Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Sat, Feb. 14 at St. Anthony Church, with a Mass at 11 a.m. Burial of cremated remains will be at a later date.Nakamura Mortuary assisted ...

Harue Matsuda, 87

Harue Matsuda, 87, of Kahului, died Jan. 26, 2015, at Roselani Place.Visitation will be 4:30 p.m. on Sat. Feb. 7, at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission, with services at 5:00 p.m..Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mrs. Matsuda was born Feb. 25, 1927, on Moloka'i. She retired after 15 ...

Lucille Geraldine Robello, 90

Lucille Geraldine Robello, 90, of Kula, Maui passed away on January 23, 2015. She was born on March 9, 1924, in Kula.Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 9, 2015, at Norman's Mortuary; service will begin at 11:00 a.m.; burial will follow, 12:30 p.m., at ...

Victorio Teppang Castillo, 91

Victorio T. Castillo, 91, of Kahului passed away on January 22, 2015 at Hale Makua-Kahului. He was born on December 23, 1923 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines.Services will be held on Monday, February 9, 2015 at Norman's Mortuary-Wailuku, with visitation from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Services ...

Margaret “Mags” Aleola Mahi Helelima Clark, 79

Margaret "Mags" Aleola Mahihelelima Clark, 79, of Wailuku, Maui; passed away on December 21, 2014 at her residence under the care of Island Hospice. She was born on May 15, 1935 in Wailuku, Maui.She was a Homemaker who loved the time she spent with her family.Visitations will be held from 5:30 ...

Dolores Ann Fernandez, 59

Dolores Ann Fernandez, 59, of Kahului, passes away on January 13, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on October 12, 1955 in Honolulu.Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 6, 2015 at St. Joseph Church; Mass will begin at 10:30 a.m. and burial in ...

Frances Kalani Lamadora, 87

Frances Kalani Lamadora, 87, of Pukalani, Maui; passed away on January 11, 2015 at Hale Makua Wailuku. She was born on August 24, 1927 in Haliimaile, Maui. She retired as a Nurse at Kula Hospital.Visitations will be held on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at Ballard Family Mortuary from 6:00 p.m. to ...

Harue Matsuda, 87

Harue Matsuda, 87, of Kahului, died Jan. 26, 2015, at Roselani Place.Visitation will be 4:30 p.m. on Sat. Feb. 7, at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission, with services at 5:00 p.m..Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mrs. Matsuda was born Feb. 25, 1927, on Moloka'i. She retired after 15 ...

Masao Matsuoka, 96

Masao Matsuoka, 96, of Kahului, passed away on December 27, 2015 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on May 2, 1918 in Puunene, Maui.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.He was a U.S. military civilian contractor on Kwajalein and Johnston Islands.Masao is survived by a ...

Margaret Hanako Mochida, 99

Margaret Hanako Mochida, 99, of Hilo, Hawaii (formerly of Honokaa, Hawaii) died January 17, 2015 at the Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center in Hilo.Private services were held.Dodo Mortuary, Inc. in Hilo, Hawaii is assisting with the arrangements.Mrs. Mochida was born November 28, 1915 in ...

Hashime “Ethel” Nagata, 94

Ethel Nagata, of Kahului, died on January 1, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center in Wailuku.Private services were held.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with the arrangements.Mrs. Nagata was born on Dec. 1, 1920 in Kekania, Maui.She was the former owner of Kahului Barber Shop.She was preceded in ...

Paul Neptali, 23

Paul Neptali, 23, of Wailuku, passed away on January 15, 2015 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on July 19, 1991 in the Marshall Islands.An overnight vigil will be held at Norman's Mortuary on Friday, February 6, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 12 noon Saturday, February 7, 2015; and burial will ...

Thomas Darthanian Pua, III, 50

Thomas Darthanian Pua, 50, of Hana, died Jan. 18, 2015, in Hana.Visitation will be 10am on Feb. 4, at Nakamura Mortuary, with services at 11am.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mr. Pua was born June 23, 1964, in Wailuku. He was the grill chef for Huli Huli Chicken at Koki.Thomas ...

Lucille Geraldine Robello, 90

Lucille Geraldine Robello, 90, of Kula, Maui passed away on January 23, 2015. She was born on March 9, 1924, in Kula.Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 9, 2015, at Norman's Mortuary; service will begin at 11:00 a.m.; burial will follow, 12:30 p.m., at ...

Roy Masao Seki, 85

Roy Masao Seki, 85, of Makawao, died on December 16, 2014 at Hale Makua Kahului.Private services were held.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mr. Seki was born on June 15, 1929 in Paia, Maui.Roy was a service station & market owner.He was pre-deceased by his parents Masaichi ...

Rhoda N. Quedding, 59

Rhoda N. Quedding, 59, of Pukalani, passed away on January 28, 2015 at Hale Makua in Kahului. She was born on July 11, 1955 in Wailuku, Maui.Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 2, 2015, at Christ the King Church; services will begin at 11 a.m., and urn burial to follow at ...

Mary Mitsue Tanouye

Mary Mitsue Tanouye, formerly of Wailuku, passed away in Honolulu on December 27, 2014.Special funeral services will be held on February 2, 2015 at Wailuku Hongwanji Mission at 1828 Vineyard Street, Wailuku. Visitation will start at 4:00 p.m. and funeral services will start at 5:00 p.m.Mary ...

Robert Matthew Florek, 59

Robert Matthew Florek, 59, of Kalaupapa died Jan 17th at Maui Memorial Medical Center.Born Dec 25th 1955 in Chicago IL., he was an Operations Manager with Hawaii Department of Transportation Airports Division.Private services will be held at a later date.He is survived by brothers Bruce (Gina) ...

Richard Lawrence Duran, 66

Richard Lawrence Duran, 66, of Lahaina, died Jan 21, 2015, in Lahaina.A celebration of Richard's life will be held Thurs. Jan. 29, 11:30am, at Canoe Beach, Lahaina.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mr. Duran was born July 26, 1948, in Los Angeles, CA. He retired from the ...