Obituaries

Veronica Rivera Yadao, 85

Veronica Rivera Yadao, 85 of Paauilo, HI passed away on October 20, 2018 at the Queen's Medical Center on Oahu. She was born on July 9, 1933 in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. Friends may call 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the St. Columba's Episcopal Church in Paauilo, HI ...

Harry Masao Shimada, 85

Harry Masao Shimada, 85, of Kahului, Maui passed away peacefully on October 22, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Janet Shimada; and loving father of Kari-Lynn (Vance) Wakakuwa, Glen Shimada, and Ellen (Scott) Nashiwa; devoted grandfather of Kamren Wakakuwa, Lauren Nashiwa and Nicholas ...

Susan Louise Souza, 71

Susan Louise Souza, 71 of Wailuku, passed away on October 14, 2018 at her residence. She was born on September 9, 1947 in Wailuku. Visitation 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary, service 11 a.m., burial 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Susan was a ...

Patricia Chidori Ueda, 92

Patricia Chidori Ueda, 92 of Kahului, Maui passed away peacefully at Hale Makua on October 7,2018. Patricia was born on January 12, 1926 in Puunene, Maui to Takichi and Mino Shishido. She worked as an Assistant Manager at Star Market. She was predeceased by her husband Hiroshi "Sonny" ...

Claudia Shimabuku, 89

Claudia Shimabuku, 89, of Wailuku, Maui passed away on September 28, 2018. She was born on January 25, 1929 in Paia, Maui. Throughout her life, Claudia worked at Valley Hardware where she loved socializing with family and friends. She was a fun-loving grandmother who loved traveling and ...

Stanley Joseph Faustino, 80

Stanley J. Faustino, of Waihee Valley, Maui, passed away peacefully on October 10, 2018 at his brother Manuel's home in Paukukalo. A Celebration of Life Service over Urn honoring Mr. Faustino will be held on October 27, 2018 from 9:30am to Sunset at 626C Kaae Road in Wailuku at brother ...

Alfred Devillanuevas Lopez Sr., 86

Alfred Devillanuevas Lopez "Mr. Wonderful" passed away at home surrounded by love and family on Monday, October 08, 2018 at the age of 86. He was born in Lahaina on September 22, 1932 and raised on the Island of Lana'i. Dad enjoyed hunting, throwing net, music, singing and of course Las ...

Demetrio Sagayaga Sagario, 78,

Demetrio Sagayaga Sagario, 78, of Kahului, Maui passed away peacefully on October 5, 2018 surrounded by loving family. He was a beloved husband of Nena Rivera Sagario; loving father of Simplicio (Lorna), Leandro (Perlita), Alexander (Elsie), Carlito (Lilybeth), Edwin (Marilow), Nenita ...

Claudia Shimabuku, 89

Claudia Shimabuku, 89, of Wailuku, Maui passed away on September 28, 2018. She was born on January 25, 1929 in Paia, Maui. Throughout her life, Claudia worked at Valley Hardware where she loved socializing with family and friends. She was a fun-loving grandmother who loved traveling and ...

Grace K. Takushi, 93

Grace K. Takushi, 93, of Kihei passed away on September 18, 2018. She was born in Wailuku to parents, Ryosho and Kame Kuba. Mrs. Takushi is survived by sons, Ronald Takushi and Eric Takushi; daughter, Sandra Lee (Lance) Satsuma; brothers, Yoshiyuki Kuba, Ryokei (Beatrice) Kuba, Yoshio ...

Winona Beverly Akiona, 78

Of Hali'imaile, passed away peacefully at Hale Makua-Kahului on October 1, 2018, surrounded by her loving Ohana. A Celebration of life will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2018, at 11:00 AM at Binhi at Ani Filipino Community Center, 780 Onehee Ave, Kahului, HI. Casual attire is requested. ...

William AhSee Alves, 63

William AhSee Alves, 63, of Wailuku passed away September 30, 2018. He was born in Wailuku. Services will be held at Nakamura Mortuary in Wailuku on Saturday, October 20, 2018. Visitation will begin at 9:30am with a prayer service at 11:30am. Burial will be at Maui Memorial Park in ...

Alice Arakawa, 91

Alice Arakawa, 91, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away peacefully at Roselani Place on September 28, 2018. She was a compassionate OB nurse at Maui Memorial Hospital for over 30 years and an avid crafter and Las Vegas Wheel of Fortune enthusiast.   She is predeceased by her husband, Patrick ...

Yoneko Hashimoto, 92

Yoneko Hashimoto, 92, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2018 at her residence with loving family by her side. Services honoring Ms. Hashimoto will be held on Friday, October 19, 2018 at Nakamura Mortuary. Visitation will begin at 4:00pm, and service at 5:00pm. She will ...

Samuel Kaauamo Jr., 81

Samuel Kaauamo Jr., 81 of Makawao, Maui, passed away on October 4, 2018 at his home with loving family by his side, under the care of Islands Hospice. He was born on January 2, 1937 in Kaupo, Maui. Samuel worked in construction and later retired as Bridge Maintenance for the Department of ...

Demas Medeiros, 92

Demas Medeiros, 92, of Wailuku passed peacefully in his home, under Hospice care on October 4, 2018. He was born on October 1, 1926 to Julia Rezents and Antone Medeiros. He is the 5th born and has 9 siblings; Edna (D.)(Harold (D.) Ornellas, Ernest Medeiros (D.), Mathias (D.)(Peggy) Medeiros, ...

Marisa Lewis-Mateo, 62

Marisa Lewis-Mateo 62, of Honolulu passed away on September 22, 2018 under Hospice care. She was born in Hana, Hawaii on March 10,1956. Marisa is survived by her husband, Raymond Mateo; son, Brandon Lewis; siblings Priscilla Sierra DeCoite & Peter Sierra; granddaughters, Nevaeh, Nysa ...

George Hashizaki Jr., 53

George Hashizaki Jr., 53, of Pukalani passed away on September 19, 2018. He was born in Wailuku on February 9, 1965. A service honoring his life will be held at Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului on Saturday, October 6, 2018. Visitation will be held from 9:00 am to 11:00 am with service to ...

Jesse Kekoa Rodrigues, 33

Jesse Kekoa Rodrigues, 33, of Kahului, Maui passed away on September 8, 2018. He was born on July 26, 1985 in Wailuku, Hawaii. Jesse is survived by his mother, Ramona Rodrigues; father, Bryant Yap; sister, Harley, (Marcus) O’campo; brother Noah Yap; nephew, Keanu; and niece, ...

Shoma Hotta, 88

Shoma Hotta, 88, of Reno, Nevada, died on July 9, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. As he had wished, a small private service for the immediate family was held. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with the arrangements. The family requests no (koden) monetary donations. Mr. Hotta was born on ...