Obituaries

Raymundo Hernandez Ramirez, 52

Raymundo Hernandez Ramirez, 52 of Lahaina, passed away on September 30, 2017 in Lahaina. He was born on March 15, 1965 in Mexico. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Maria Lanakila Church in Lahaina, mass will begin at 11 a.m. and burial will follow ...

Stanley S. Sakata, 78

Stanley Sadakatsu Sakata, 78 of Pukalani passed away at his home on September 7, 2017 He was born in Hailiimaile, Maui to Katsumi and Sadami Sakata. Stanley was a graduate of Maui High School and Los Angeles State College. He worked in the civil engineering department of the California State ...

Tsugio “Tsugi” Sakurada, 92

Tsugio “Tsugi” Sakurada, 92, of Wailuku, passed away peacefully on September 21, 2017, under the compassionate care of Islands Hospice and Luzy Alonzo. Services honoring Mr. Sakurada will be held privately at his request. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements. Tsugio was ...

Charles Alexander Wallau, 20

Charles Alexander Wallau passed on September 28, 2017. He was born October 15, 1996 in Keokea to Elizabeth Miller-Wallau and John Sheldon Wallau. Charlie was a talented musician and artist who worked at the Keokea Gallery. Charlie was an incredibly kind young man who expressed his love and ...

Helen Mae Schouten, 80

Helen Mae Schouten, 80 of Kihei, passed away on October 1, 2017, under the care of Hospice Maui. She was born on January 17, 1937, in Portland Oregon. A memorial will begin at 3:30pm on Friday October 6, 2017 at Kalama Heights, 101 Kanani Road. Helen moved to Hawaii in 1957 and was a ...

Annette Mary Panos, 52

Annette Mary Panos, 52, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, was born in Los Angeles, California, on August 26, 1963, and passed away on August 25, 2017. She is survived by son Anthony Palladino of Maui; sisters Barbara Brandt of Maui; and Evy Hargis of Madison, Mississippi. Memorial services will be held ...

Keiji Ushiro, 82

Keiji Ushiro of Monterey Park, California was born in Wailuku, Maui, HI and at the age of 82 passed away peacefully with wife and daughter by his side on September 17, 2017. He is survived by his beloved Ohana, including devoted wife, Irene S. Ushiro; loving daughter, Tanya (Eric) Watanabe; ...

Dorothy T. Almeida, 97

Dorothy T. Almeida, 97 of Olinda passed away on September 7, 2017. She was born in Haiku, Maui. Dorothy worked for many years at Libby Pineapple Cannery in Pauwela and later retired from Kula Hospital. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Joseph Church in Makawao on Saturday, October 7, ...

Haruo Arisumi, 90

Haruo Arisumi, 90, of Lahaina passed away peacefully on August 14, 2017 at his residence. Services honoring Mr. Arisumi were held privately. Haruo was born on April 16, 1917 in Lahaina to Kanichi & Shino Arisumi. After graduating from Lahainaluna High School in 1935, Haruo proudly ...

Anacleto Bautista, 81

Anacleto Bautista, 81, of Wailuku, passed away under the care of his loving family and Islands Hospice on September 19, 2017. Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Nakamura Mortuary from 5:00pm. to 6:00pm, with prayer services to begin at 6:00pm. Second day services will be ...

Avelina Antonio Cudal, 89

Avelina Antonio Cudal, 89, of Wailuku, passed away on September 20, 2017 at Maui Memorial. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Nakamura Mortuary for the public from 6:00pm to 9:00pm, with prayer services to begin at 7:00pm. Second day services will be held on Thursday, ...

Kathy Michiko Miyahira Feliciano, 58

Kathy Michiko Miyahira Feliciano 58, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on September 22, 2017 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on January 3, 1959, in Wailuku. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 6, 2017, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day ...

Ruth Esther Kircher, 68

Ruth Esther Kircher, 68, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away on September 25, 2017, at Hale Makua Wailuku. She was born on August 22, 1949, in New York. A memorial service will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Doris Todd Memorial Christian School in Paia. Norman’s Mortuary ...

Clyde K. Pelekai, 78

Clyde K. Pelekai, 78, of Hana, Maui, died in Hana on August 26, 2017. He was born in Hana, Maui. Retired Electronics Technician at Pearl Harbor. He is survived by daughter, Kilnani Ishii, son, Clyde Pelekai, Jr., four grandchildren, and one great grandchild. Services 10:30 am on ...

Alvin M. Kalehuawehe Sr, 79

Alvin M. Kalehuawehe Sr, 79 of Kahului passed away September 23, 2017. He was born in Wailuku. A Memorial Service will be held at Faith Family Maui in Wailuku (formerly, Rose of Sharon) on Monday, October 2, 2017 from 6:00pm-9:00pm with a prayer service at 8:00pm. Alvin is survived by ...

Pauline Keanini, 56

Pauline Keanini, 56, of Wailuku, passed away peacefully on July 28, 2017. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017, at The Living Way Church, 399 N Market St, Wailuku, HI. 96793, with visitation at 10:00am, and service at 11:00am. She will be scattered at Kanaha Beach ...

Allen S. Matsumoto, 68

Allen S. Matsumoto, 68, of Kula, passed away on September 22nd, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. Allen was born in upper Paia to Masaru and Alice Matsumoto. After graduating from Maui High School in 1967, he joined the army, completing his term of service as a medic. Upon returning to Maui ...

• CORRECTION: Henrietta M. Souza, 78

There was an error of the sister-in-law in the Sunday, September 24th issue of The Maui News. Henrietta “Mana” is survived by her husband, Charles W. Souza; 2 children: daughter, Rachael (Ethan) Ajifu; son, Charles T. Souza and 4 grandchildren. She is also survived by her siblings: ...

• Correction: Jeanette Louise Fernandez, 86

There were errors in The Maui News on Sunday, September 17, 2017. It should have read: Jeanette was born in Lahaina, Maui. Also, she is survived by Tammy (Ray) Hinojosa. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com

Humiko “Lorraine” Fujiyama, 95

Humiko “Lorraine” Fujiyama, 95, of Lahaina, passed away peacefully at home under the compassionate care of Hospice Maui and her loving family. Services honoring Mrs. Fujiyama will be held at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Visitation will begin at 9:00am, with ...