Obituaries

Mildred Annie “Millie” Akina Wietecha, 89

Mildred Annie “Millie” Akina Wietecha. Born on June 6, 1928 to the late Alexander and Violet “Thompson” Akina of Kihei. She passed away surrounded by her children on May 24, 2018 at her home in Kihei. She was preceded in death by her brothers Arnubi, Benson Pali, Donald and Douglas ...

Lawrence “Skinny” Domingo, 87

Lawrence “Skinny” Domingo, age 87, a resident of Naperville, IL since 2014, formerly of Chicago and Algonquin, IL, passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital in Elgin, IL. He was born November 18, 1930 in Maui, Hawaii. Arrangements by Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home ...

Alan B. Grindling II

Alan B. Grindling II, 51, of Kahului, Maui passed away on May 19, 2018 in Wailuku. He was born on February 28, 1967 in California. Alan is survived by his companion, Linda Dunn; mother, Cherene Shinyama Passos; brother, Christopher B. Grindling; sisters, Angela Pomaikaimaiokalani Takemoto, ...

Mabel “Momi” Kealaula Kailihou Jaentsch, 89

Mabel “Momi” Kealaula Kailihou Jaentsch, 89, died on March 30 at Yukio Okutsu Veterans Home in Hilo, Hawaii. Born in Lahaina, she was a retired LPN from the Rehabilitation Center of the Pacific, Artistic Painter, UH-Hilo Alumnus, member of the Hilo Church of God and the East Hawaii Arts ...

Ralph Norio Masuda, 75

Ralph Norio Masuda, age 75 passed on May 11, 2018 after a vigilant battle of multiple “shitty” ailments. Born in Wailuku, Maui, June 23, 1942 to Yoneaki Masuda and Yukiko Oura - raised in Happy Valley playing in Iao Stream and instigating pranks with his brothers & friends. Ralph ...

Kiseko Satoshige, 84

Kiseko Satoshige, 84, of Waihe’e, Maui, passed away peacefully on May 24, 2018 at her home surrounded by family while under the comforting care of Hospice Maui. Mrs. Satoshige was born on April 2, 1934, in Ube-City, Yamaguchi-Prefecture, Japan and retired as a cook of Ichiban Okazuya. ...

Tomoko Tokunaga, 91

Tomoko (Carol) Tokunaga, 91, of Kahului, Maui passed away on May 22, 2018. Tomoko was born in Puunene, Maui on December 25, 1926, to parents Sakae and Tsuneyo Takemoto. She was preceded in death by husband Hiroshi. Loving mother of 5 boys, she worked at HC&S to support the family. She ...

William “Willy” Tatsuo Watanabe, 71

William “Willy” Tatsuo Watanabe, 71, of Wailuku, passed away unexpectedly on May 21. Willy was born on October 24, 1946 and worked for over 30 years as a customer service agent with Aloha Airlines. He is survived by his wife Betty (Nee Endo), son Kurt (Kacie), stepson Keith (Lynn) ...

Rebecca M.N. Kaio, 31

Rebecca M.N. Kaio, 31, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away on May 21, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on October 4, 1986, in Wailuku. Rebecca is survived by her husband, Charles L.K. Kaio; son, Iakona M. Dunn; mother, Valerie Namauu; sister, Christin (Nainoa) Kalama; ...

Toshie Boteilho, 97

Toshie Boteilho, 97, of Makawao, passed away peacefully at her residence on May 17, 2018, under the care of Hospice Maui, and her loving family by her side. Services honoring Mrs. Boteilho will be held on Monday June 4, 2018 at Christ The King, with public visitation to begin at 9:00 a.m., ...

Rebecca M.N. Kaio, 31

Rebecca M.N. Kaio, 31, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away on May 21, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on October 4, 1986, in Waiuku. Rebecca is survived by her husband, Charles L.K. Kaio; son, Iakona M. Dunn; mother, Valeria Namauu; sister, Christin (Nainoa) Kalama; grandparents, ...

Sylvia Jean Hunt Maroney, 80

The most loving daughter, wife, sister and friend, Sylvia Jean Hunt Maroney of Makawao had passed on Thursday, May 24th, 2018 surrounded by her loved ones under the care of Hospice Maui. She loved gardening, saving animals of all kind and her EBay account. A Celebration of Life will be ...

William James Merchant, 58

William James Merchant passed away on May 25, 2018 in the island of Maui. He leaves behind his beloved wife, Lucia and precious 11 year old daughter, Natalie. Billy fought cancer till his very last breath. Billy was born on October 24, 1959 in Everett, Massachusetts to Albert and Mary ...

Claire Kuikanoainamoku (Fitzsimmons) Hueu, 73

Mom was born on Oahu on March 3, 1945 and passed away at home on Maui on May 6, 2018. Mom graduated from Kamehameha School class of 1963 and retired from the State in 2013. Mom is survived by: Sister- Carol-Ann (Herbert) Duncan; Brother- Richard Fitzsimmons; 3 sons- James K. Hueu IV, Jordan ...

William Charles Pumehana Kuhaulua, 35

William Charles Pumehana Kuhaulua, 35, of Wailuku, passed away on May 4, 2018 at his home. He was born on January 21, 1983 in Wailuku. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary, service will begin at 7 p.m. Visitation will be held again ...

Clarence H. Silva, 90

Clarence H Silva, 90, of Kahului, Maui passed away on Thursday, May 17th, 2018. He was born in Spreckelsville Maui on July 17, 1927. He was an honorable, loving man, who will forever be in our hearts. Clarence was an electrician with the Department of Water Supply. He was predeceased by his ...

Thomas Leo Veilleux, 72

A loving husband, father, brother, papa and friend, Thomas Leo Veilleux, 72, of Kihei, passed away surrounded by his loved ones under the care of Hospice Maui on Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018. He was a Chef at many well-known restaurants, his most memorable highlights were at Maui Brick Oven and ...

Keith Grant Campbell, 58

Keith Grant Campbell, 58, of Wailuku, Hawaii, died peacefully in his sleep on May 8, 2018 after a long struggle with pulmonary hypertension. Keith was born March 30, 1960 in Yuma, AZ to James and Barbara (Carter) Campbell. He received his Economics degree from the University of California at ...

Delvin “Charlie” Amoral, 76

Delvin “Charlie” Amoral, 76 of Makawao, passed away on May 17, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on March 17, 1942 in Paia, Maui. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at St. Joseph Church, Makawao, Mass will begin at 11 a.m. with burial ...

Antonio F. Gumboc, Sr., 91

Antonio F. Gumboc, Sr., 91, of Wailuku, passed away peacefully on May 6, 2018 at his residence. He was born on June 13, 1926 in Malay Aklan, Philippines. Visitation will be held at Ballard Family Mortuary on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with service starting at 7 ...