Obituaries

Jerry Houston Skipper, 84

Jerry Skipper, 84, of Kihei passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Maui Memorial Medical Center leaving behind his wife of 26 years, Charlene Kikuyama, sons Gary Skipper, Greg Skipper (Darlene), Adam Skipper, and Gabriel Skipper, daughter Ginna Blackburn (Steve), stepdaughter Maile Uohara ...

Harriet Theros, 79

In the Sunday, April 14, 2019 paper, the visitation and service times were incorrection. Visitation will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului. Service will begin at 5:30 p.m. Condolences may be made at: Online ...

Debra Jane (Robertson) Gray, 58

Debra Jane (Robertson) Gray, 58 of Kahului, passed away on March 28, 2019. She is survived by her husband, Jeffrey Lee Kalani Gray, siblings; Katherine A. Robertson-Spencer, Frederick Markee, Patricia Markee, Jimmy McFerrin, children; James Dean (JD) Gamponia, Crystal Biggs, Makanani Cockett, ...

Masako Hino, 94

Masako Hino, 94 of Wailuku Maui, had peacefully passed away on Tuesday April 9th, 2019 surrounded by her friends & loving caregivers, Jessica Domingo and Family. She was born in Korea on January 1st, 1925. She loved the Lord and she was a faithful member of Faith in Jesus Church. A ...

Dean Yoshio Miyashiro, 61

Dean Yoshio Miyashiro, 61, of Lahaina, Maui, passed away on March 30, 2019 at Maui Memorial Center ‘Surrounded With Love’ with his family at his side. He was born on May 2, 1957, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitation will be held from 9:00 am. to 12:00 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019, at Ballard ...

James Junior Moore, 71

James Jr. Moore "Deno" November 2, 1948 - March 20, 2019. Age 71. Born in Hamlet, North Carolina to mother, Molly Everette (present) and Father James Moore (deceased) James, the oldest of late brother Melvin T. Moore, sisters;  Dorothy Walker, Alice Medlin, Vivian Boone, & Phyllis Stuart. ...

Joseph Dominic Robello Sylva, 68

Joseph Dominic Robello Sylva, 68, of Pukalani Maui passed away on March 18, 2019, at Sutter Solano Medical Center in Vallejo, California. He was born on May 26, 1950, in Wailuku, Maui. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on April 10, 2019, at Christ the King Church in ...

Rose F. Barber, 96

Rose F. Barber, 96, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on March 29, 2019, with loving family at her side, under the care of Hospice Maui. She was born on November 22, 1922, on Oahu. Private family services will be held. Rose was predeceased by her loving husband, Saul H. Barber; son, Joseph C. ...

Leonora Pagampao Agliam, 93

Leonora Pagampao Agliam, 93 of Lanai City had peacefully passed away on Monday, April 1st, 2019. She was born in Lahaina, Maui on January 25th, 1926 to the late Fernando Pagampao Sr. & Maxima Sagon. Predeceased by her husband Catalino Pedro Agliam. Watching down on us, she will continue ...

Rose F. Barber, 96

Rose F. Barber, 96, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on March 29, 2019, with loving family at her side, under the care of Hospice Maui. She was born on November 22, 1922, on Oahu. Private family services will be held. Rose was predeceased by her loving husband, Saul H. Barber; sisters, Myrtle ...

David G. Christophersen

May 10,1947 - February 15, 2019 David G. Christophersen of Kula, Maui passed on February 15, 2019. He was born on May 10, 1947 in Kahuku to Agnes Spillner and Clarence Dickey Christophersen. He retired from HC&S Commercial Company, where was employed for over 47 years. His work at the ...

Aileen Lum Fong, 91

Aileen Yen Lin Lum Fong, 91 of Kula, Maui, peacefully passed away on Sunday, March 24th, 2019. She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on March 1st, 1928 to the late Lin Lum & Sau Ha Wong Lum. Aileen was the owner of Fong Construction & Henry Fong Store. As a respected business woman, she ...

Joachim “Kim” Kaleialohalani (Born) Kupau

Joachim “Kim” Kaleialohalani (Born) Kupau passed away on March 6, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on November 1, 1933 in Germany. He was an Engineer in Science, taught as a professor in several different universities, and he also served in the Air Force. Joachim is ...

Betty Saiko Lanoza, 70

Betty Saiko Lanoza, 70, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on March 28, 2019. She was born on June 5, 1948 in Wailuku, Maui to the late Ruichi and Mitsue Emoto. Betty is predeceased by her husband, Abraham K. Lanoza. She is survived by her sons, Fabian ...

Tomoye Murakami (Shimizu)

Tomoye Murakami (Shimizu), born on April 4, 1920 passed away on February 13, 2019. She is survived by her son, Major Howard Yoshiyuki Murakami, SAF, NC (Retired) and grandson, Marcus Masanao Murakami. A very private service was held at Nakamura Mortuary followed by burial at Maui Memorial ...

Lawrence “Larry” H. N. Kukahiko

Lawrence "Larry" H. N. Kukahiko, passed at home on March 15, 2019. He is predeceased by his parents Henry & Mary Theresa Kukahiko. He is survived by 3 sisters: Jacqueline (Robert) Watson, Lynda Mae (Gilbert-deceased) Marzan & Cynthia (Mack) Wright, he also leaves behind many nieces and ...

Presentacion Madamba Visaya, 75

Presentacion Madamba Visaya, 75, of Kahului, passed away at her home on March 28,2019. She was born in #8 Binsang Pasu Quin Ilocos Norte, Philippines on November 22,1943 to Esteban and Vicenta Madamba. Mrs Visaya is survived by her husband Salvador Visaya. Children: Rosario(Alvin) Dadis, ...

Presentacion Madamba Visaya, 75

The service info was missing from the original obituary that ran in The Maui News on Sunday, March 31, 2019. Services will be held, Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Christ the King Church. Visitation begins at 9:30 am with mass to begin at 11:00 am. Nakamura Mortuary will be handling the services. ...

Alvina Kalehua Akiu, 88

Alvina Kalehua Akiu, 88, of Keanae, Maui, passed away on March 13, 2019, at Hale Makua Kahului. She was born on April 19, 1930, in Paia. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 5, 2019, at Norman’s Mortuary; service will begin at 11:00 a.m.; burial will ...

Hiroshi Arisumi, 98

Hiroshi Arisumi, 98, of Kula, passed away on March 8, 2019, peacefully and surrounded by his family. He was a veteran of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team and was passionate about continuing its legacy with the Nisei Veterans Memorial Center. In 1952, he co-founded Arisumi Brothers, Inc. In ...