Obituaries

Regina M. Finnegan, 84

Regina M. Finnegan, 84, of Wailuku, Maui passed away under the care of The Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu on March 13, 2018. She was born in New York City on August 3rd, 1933. Visitation will be held at Norman’s Mortuary on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Services ...

Doris Harumi Miyahira, 94

Doris Harumi Miyahira, 94, of Makawao, passed away peacefully on February 21, 2018, under the compassionate care of Hospice Maui and her loving family. Services honoring Mrs. Miyahira will be held at Nakamura Mortuary on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Visitation will begin at 10:00am, with ...

Cliffordee Louise Helene Aloha Manuel Tamashiro “Titi”, 36

Cliffordee Louise Helene Aloha Manuel Tamashiro “Titi” passed away peacefully on March 23, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. Titi was born on January 28, 1982 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is survived by spouse, Asher M. Tamashiro; daughters, Shania and Heather; sons, Asher Jr. (AJ), ...

Dorothy Hideko Makimoto, 89

Dorothy Hideko Makimoto, 89 of Wailuku, Maui passed away on March 20, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on July 26, 1928 in Puunene. Dorothy was a retired Cafeteria Manager at Makawao Elementary School. She so enjoyed her work of feeding the children and teachers at the ...

Herman P. Amaral Jr., 64

Herman Pierce Amaral Jr., 64, of Makawao passed away peacefully on February 17, 2018. He was born in Wailuku on February 9, 1954. Herman is predeceased by his father, Herman Pierce Amaral Sr. and his mother, Mary Harriet Silva Amaral. He is survived by daughter, Janina Amaral (Nicholas Krau); ...

Renaldo Bilgera Cariaga, 68

Rey as often called by everybody was born on February 5, 1950 at Boguey, Cagayan, Philippines. He worked at HC&S from 1980 until he took an early retirement in 2006, as Field Irrigation Maintenance, due to health reasons. He is survived by his loving and caring wife Elsie Pascua Cariaga ...

Tetsuyuki “Captain” Nakamoto, 91

Tetsuyuki “Captain” Nakamoto, 91, of Lahaina, passed away peacefully on March 15, 2018, under the compassionate care of Hospice Maui and loving family by his side. Services honoring Mr. Nakamoto was held yesterday at Lahaina Jodo Mission. Due to an error at The Maui News the obituary did ...

Arthur G. Uddipa, 56

Arthur Gaces Uddipa “Atah”, 56, of Napili, passed away on March 4, 2018. Services honoring Mr. Uddipa will be held at Koinonia Pentecostal Church in Honokowai on Friday, March 30, 2018. Visitation will begin at 6:00pm, with services beginning at 7:00pm. ***Parking is very limited. ...

Ines Felicitas Pascua Bonilla, 88

Ines Felicitas Pascua Bonilla, 88, of Kahului, passed away peacefully on March 4, 2018, under the compassionate care of Maui Memorial Medical Center and loving family by her side. Services honoring Ms. Bonilla will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Christ the King Church with visitation ...

Rosaline Marie Estrella, 89

Rosaline Marie Estrella, 89 of Makawao, passed away on March 9, 2018 at Hale Makua in Kahului. She was born on January 17, 1929 in Paia, Maui. Rosaline worked at Makawao Elementary School cafeteria until she retired. Prior to that, she worked in Housekeeping at Maui Palms Hotel. Visitation ...

Toshiko Asato Kajihara

Toshiko Asato Kajihara, 95, died on February 3, 2018, at Queen’s Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in Hamakua Poko and raised in Lahaina, Maui, she lived in Waimea, Kauai; Mililani, and Kaimuki, Oahu. Toshiko retired as a medical records clerk from Kauai Veterans Memorial ...

Henrietta Pakulani Kekipi Kama, 91

Henrietta Pakulani Kekipi Kama, 91, of Wailuku, passed away on February 16, 2018 at Hale Makua Kahului. She was born on February 13, 1927 in Wailuku, Maui to Peter and Irene Kekipi. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Nakamura Mortuary. Family viewing at 8:00 am; ...

Joseph “Hene Hene” Hulehana Kaoni, 75

Joseph “Hene Hene” Kaoni, 75, of Lahaina, passed away peacefully on March 3, 2018, at his residence. Services honoring Mr. Kaoni will take place on Friday, March 23, 2018, at Nakamura Mortuary. Public visitation will begin at 5:00pm. Mr. Kaoni will be laid to rest at a later date. ...

Alvin Nacua, 72

Alvin Nacua, 72, of Makawao, Maui passed away on February 24, 2018 in Las Vegas. Alvin was born on February 21, 1946 in Lahaina, Maui. Memorial service will be held on April 7, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului. Visitation begin at 9 a.m. Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Alvin ...

Fumio Daniel Oki, 92

Fumio Daniel Oki, 92, of Kahului, Maui passed away on February 7, 2018 at his residence under the care of Islands Hospice. He lived in Waihee, Maui, prior to living at a care home. He worked as a carpenter for many years. Enjoyed gardening and carpentry after retirement. In recent years, he ...

Melchor B. Pascual, 75

Melchor B. Pascual, 75, of Lahaina, Maui, passed away on March 12, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on January 4, 1943, in the Philippines. Visitation will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at Maria Lanakila Church; mass will begin at 7:00 ...

Lynda J. Wehr, 67

Lynda J. Wehr passed away on February 15, 2018. She was born on February 8, 1951 in Seattle, Washington the first born to William Gregory and Shirley McWilliams. Lynda moved to Maui 30 years ago and had worked for years as guest relations for a few condo rental associations on Maui. She had ...

Bryce Mikio Takahashi, 27

Bryce Mikio Takahashi, 27 of Aiea, Oahu formally of Maui, passed away on March 7, 2018 in Haiku, Maui. Visitation will be held Monday March 19, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului. Visitation will begin at 10 am with service to be held at 11 am. The family request casual ...

Kristen “Cissy” Reyes, 49

Missing the day of the services in the obituary that ran in The Maui News on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. with service starting at 11a.m. Condolences may be sent at: ...

Debra Edith Comilang, 60

Debra Edith Comilang, 60 of Wailuku, Maui passed away on March 7, 2018 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born on June 14, 1957 in Oahu. Debra is survived by 3 daughters, Samantha (Malcolm), Kristen (Gregory), Angelyssa (Justin) and 10 grandkids. She will be missed greatly and she will ...