Obituaries

Edward Herman Nishihara, 98

Edward Herman Nishihara, 98, of Wailuku passed away on August 29th, 2018 in Kahului under the care of Islands Hospice. He was born on April 7th, 1920 in Paia. Edward was a Veteran of the United States Army and a member of the infamous 100th Battalion. He also was a retired Captain at the ...

Andrew Velasco Paet, 54

Andrew Velasco Paet, 54, a loving father, son, brother & uncle, Andrew Velasco Paet, 54 of Kahului, Maui, had passed away on Friday, August 24th, 2018. He was born on October 11th, 1963 in the Philippines. He was predeceased by his father Maximo Fontanilla Paet and brother Joventino "Ben" ...

Lareina Lee-Anne Kapuaonalani Walker, 46

Lareina Lee-Anne Kapuaonalani Walker, 46, of Wailuku passed away on August 8th, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on December 19th, 1971 in Wailuku. She was a substitute teacher for the Department of Education at Paia Elementary School.  Lareina is predeceased by her father, ...

Mr. Rudy Dumlao

Services will be held on August 31, 2018 at Christ the King church. Public visitation at 10:00 am, and Mass at 11:00 am. Mr. Dumlao will be laid to eternal rest at Maui Memorial Park at 12:30 pm. Online condolences: www.nakamuramortuary.com

Kamea Ka’ilikea Ma’alea, 5

Kamea Ka'ilikea Ma'alea, 5 of Volcano passed away on August 4, 2018 at Kapiolani Medical Center. She was born on May 22, 2013 on Maui. Services to be held on Saturday, September 1, 2018. Visitation 11:30am, services 12:00pm at New Hope Christian Fellowship Volcano. She is survived by her ...

Sumiko (Rene) Tokuoka Nishino, 88

Sumiko (Rene) Tokuoka Nishino, 88, of Kahului, Maui passed away in San Diego, CA on July 23, 2018. A Celebration of Life was held on August 23, 2018 at Nakamura Mortuary. Sumiko was born in Huelo, Maui on August 15, 1929 to Saburo and Kamato Takushi. She graduated from Baldwin High School ...

Reginald Keola Puha, 55

Reginald Keola Puha, 55, of Lahaina returned home peacefully August 5th, 2018 at his residence. He was born on January 31st, 1963 in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii. Reggie was predeceased by his parents, Clarence and Roselani Puha. Reggie left to cherish his memory his wife, Lindel Puha; siblings: ...

Masako Sakotani

Masako Sakotani, 91, of Wailuku, Maui died at Hospice Maui Hale on June 22, 2018. She was born in Kahului, Maui. She retired from First Hawaiian Bank. Survived by nieces, nephews, cousins and sister-in-law, Jane Sakotani. Special thanks to Hospice Maui, Gene Pike, & Mae Omuro. ...

Richard “Bully” Satoshi Taguchi, 81

Richard "Bully" Satoshi Taguchi, 81 of Lahaina, passed away on August 11, 2018 at the Yukio Okutsu Veterans State home in Hilo, HI. Born on April 15, 1927, in Lahaina, he was a retired postal worker, groundskeeper for Ka'anapali Golf course, and a U.S. Army veteran. He is survived by ...

Joseph Rodrigues, 97

The wrong date of passing ran in The Maui News on Tueday, August 21, 2018. Joseph (Babe) Rodrigues passed away peacefully, on August 8, 2018, at his residence, in Waiehu Kou 1, under the wonderful care of Hospice Maui. Joe was born in Taft, California on April 28, 1921. Condolences may be ...

Andy D. Neri, 56

Andy D. Neri, 56, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on July 29, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on October 2, 1961 in the Philippines. He is survived by his son, Aaron Tapec, his grandchildren, Aisea, Aven, Austen and Olivia Tapec, his mother, Mercedes D. Neri, his brothers and ...

Joseph Rodrigues, 97

Joseph (Babe) Rodrigues passed away peacefully, on August 8, 2018, at his residence, in Waiehu Kou 1, under the wonderful care of Hospice Maui. Joe was born in Taft, California on April 28, 1921. Joe was a WW2 veteran who was stationed in Okinawa at the end of the war. Joe was a retired ...

Harue Barut, 86

Harue Barut, 86, of Kahului, passed away on August 7, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was a woman of strong faith who believed in the power of prayer and faithful member of the Kihei Assembly of God. Harue was born on November 13, 1931 in Puunene, Maui to Chotoku and Urino ...

Simeona Curammeng Pasol Daliva, 84

Simeona Curammeng Pasol Daliva, 84, of Wailuku, Maui passed away at Hospice Maui Hale on July 12, 2018. She was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Simeona was a homemaker, kitchen helper and macadamia nut field worker. Mrs. Daliva is survived by daughters, Sana and Julie Daliva; ...

Aguedo D. Domogma, 88

Aguedo D. Domogma, 88 of Lahaina, Maui passed away peacefully on August 13, 2018 surrounded by loving family. He was born on December 23, 1929 in San Ramon Manabo Abra, Philippines. He retired as a Pioneer Mill Plantation Worker. He was predeceased by siblings, Sabian Domogma, Gregorio ...

Rudy P. Dumlao, 70

Rudy P. Dumlao, 70, of Kahului passed away on August 3, 2018. He was born on October 28, 1947 in Dingras, Ilocos Norte, Phillipines. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. with mass celebrated at 11:00 a.m. at Christ the King Church in Kahului. Burial to follow at ...

Felicito C. Lung-Gat, 67

Felicito Cacal Lung-Gat, 67 of Lahaina, Maui passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018. He was born on September 10, 1950 in the Philippines. He was predeceased by his parents, Arturo and Felomena Lung-Gat; siblings, Macario Lung-Gat, Florentino Lung-Gat and Angelita Lung-Gat. He is survived by ...

Victoria “Jean” Juana Manuel, 73

Victoria "Jean" Juana Manuel, 73, passed away at Tripler Army Medical Center on Sunday, July 22, 2018. Born October 20, 1944 to the late Raymondo and Inocencia Corpuz. She was a graduate of Maui High; Class of 1962. Survived by loving husband, Ludgerio Manuel; Daughters, Laura Manuel, ...

Andy D. Neri, 56

Andy D. Neri, 56, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on July 29, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on October 2, 1961 in the Philippines. He is survived by his son, Aaron Tapec, his grandchildren, Aisea, Aven, Austen and Olivia Tapec, his mother, Mercedes D. Neri, his brothers and ...

Frank E. Fernandez Sr., 92

Frank E. Fernandez Sr., of Kahului passed away on August 5, 2018 in Wailuku. He was born on May 27, 1926 in Paia, Maui. He was a retired refuge truck driver for the county of Maui and public works. Frank is survived by his wife, Gabriella Fernandez; son, Frank (Abilene) Fernandez Jr.; ...