Obituaries

Victor Campos Tomas, Jr., 72

Victor C. Tomas, Jr., 72, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on February 7, 2019, at his home, under the care of Hospice Maui, with his loving family by his side. He was born on June 3, 1946 in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation will be held from 6:30p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, ...

Tony Vierra, Sr., 60

Tony Vierra, Sr., 60, of Kahului, passed away on January 28, 2019 at his residence. He was born on November 21, 1958 in Wailuku. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Ballard Family Mortuary. Visitation from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and service at 11 a.m. Tony worked ...

Abraham Stanley Canha, 74

Abraham Stanley Canha, 74 of Haiku, Maui, peacefully passed away on Monday, January 14th, 2019 under the care of Islands Hospice. He was born in Puunene, Maui on March 25th, 1944 to the late Augustine & Grace Leval Canha. Abraham was a Heavy Equipment Mechanic for construction and ...

Troy Ibara, 57

Troy Ibara, 57, of Kahului, Maui passed away at Maui Medical Center on January 28,2019. Troy was born on December 21,1961 in Wailuku. He was close to his maternal grandparents, Harold and Martha Ibara. He loved working at Makena Golf Course as a mechanic for over thirty years. He is ...

Mae Narumi Skyles, 87

Mae Narumi Skyles, 87 of Paia passed away on January 24,2019. Mae was born on May 3,1931 in Paia to George and Miulang Mukogawa. A private service was held at the Holy Rosary Church and she was laid to rest at Maui Memorial Park. Mae is survived by her only daughter, Wendy Skyles, ...

Rosalina R. Braceros, 89

Rosalina R. Braceros, 89, of Kahului passed away on December 28, 2018 at Hale Makua. She was born on February 27th, 1927 in the Philippines. She was a Field Laborer for Maui Land & Pine in Haliimaile. Rosalina is survived by her Sons; Daniel Jr., Albert and Joseph Braceros. Daughters; ...

Maria Conception Alboro, 88

Maria Conception Alboro of Lanai passed away on January 26, 2019. Maria was born on August 23, 1930. Maria is survived by her daughters; Marla Jean, Frances, Veronica (Brian); sons; Guilhermo III (Yvonne), Mark (Darylene), Patrick (Susan), Vincent, Christopher (Arlene), Jaime Jr. (Kelly ...

Michael Jay Battaglia, 72

Michael Jay Battaglia, 72, of Hana, passed away on January 24, 2019 at Hospice Maui Hale in Wailuku. He was born on February 25, 1946 in Portland, Oregon. Visitation at 12 noon on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at St. Peters Church in Hana, service 1 p.m., and burial will follow in Puuiki ...

Gilbert Louis “Speedy” Gonzales, 84

Gilbert Louis “Speedy” Gonzales, 84 passed away peacefully under the care of Island Hospice in Kahului on January 12, 2019. He was born on January 21, 1936. He is pre-deceased by his wife of 62 years, Betty Lou Elsie Gonzales. Daughters: Donna L. Perkins, Clarisse A. Baisa, Gilbertha ...

Mililani Anne Hayman, 66

Mililani Anne Hayman, 66, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away peacefully on December 27, 2018 with loving family by her side. Services honoring Mililani will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Nakamura Mortuary. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, and service at 11:00 am. The family request ...

Patricia Mapuana Kalanikau, 76

Patricia Mapuana Kalanikau of Kahului, Maui pass away peacefully at Hale Makua, under the care of Hospice Maui. She was born on December 08, 1942 in Wailuku, Maui. She retired as head of housekeeping at Maui Memorial Hospital. She was predeceased by her husband Patrick and daughters Sanoe ...

Harold “Oly” Gustaf Olsten, 92

Harold “Oly” Gustaf Olsten, 92, of Kihei, Maui, passed away on January 24, 2019, under the care of Hospice Maui. He was born on October 6, 1926, in DeKalb, Illinois. Visitation will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019, at the Church of Jesus Christ of ...

Molly G. Taomoto, 92

Molly G. Taomoto, 92, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away peacefully on January 21, 2019 with loving family by her side. Services honoring Mrs. Taomoto were held privately by family. Molly was born on July 14, 1926 to Mr. Shozo and Mrs. Nabe Gishitomi in Wailuku, Maui. Molly worked at the ...

Lethe Ann “Huapala” Krueger, 70

Lethe Ann passed away on January 24, 2019. Born in Terra Haute, Indiana and resided in Wailuku, Maui. She was a retired H&R Block bookkeeper and receptionist. She is survived by husband, Joseph; son, Johayne; daughters, Lina Krueger and Lokelani (Jeremy) Lee; grandchildren, Brandon, ...

June Nishida (Edo), 69

June Nishida, 69, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on December 27, 2018, in Honolulu, Hawaii at Kaiser Moanalua Hospital. June was born on June 1, 1949 to Koichi and Toshiko Edo at Paia Hospital on Maui. She graduated from Baldwin High School, Class of 1967. June ...

Ricardo Aquino Casio, 94

Ricardo Aquino Casio, 94, of Wailuku, Maui passed away on January 9, 2019 a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend. He was born on January 28, 1924 in the Philippines to the late Gervacio and Christina Casio. Ricardo work as an Irrigator for HC&S for ...

John Nakula Imaikalani Kahaialii, 60

John Nakula Imaikalani Kahaialii, 60, of Lahaina, Maui passed away peacefully in his home on Friday, January 18, 2019. He was born in Honolulu on July 4, 1958. He was predeceased by his father, Wilmont Kamaunu Kahaialii Sr, and his brother, Brian Kahaialii. John will continue to live in ...

Peter Chaminade Kapena Lum, 68

Peter Chaminade Kapena Lum, 68, of Lahaina, Maui, passed away on January 8, 2019 at Maui Memorial Medical Center in Wailuku with his family by his side. Peter is survived by his wife, Ginger, his sisters, Heila (Joe), Elaine, Bernadette (Roy), Carol, Mamo, his brother, Richard (Mary), his ...

Charlotte Puha, 75

Charlotte Puha, 75, of Pāʻia passed away peacefully on January 05, 2019 in Kula.  She was born on March 29, 1943 in Honolulu.  She retired as a housekeeper. Charlotte is survived by her children Tami Puha, Wendi (Adrian) Hoopai, Wayne Keone (Jenn) Puha Sr., Babette (Jimmy) Kahalekai; ...

Elliott N. Quinn, 80

Elliott N. Quinn, 80, of Kihei passed away on January 15, 2019 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on April 14, 1938 in Portland, Oregon. He was a former Marine and also the owner of Willamette Electric Products. After he retired in 1992, he and his wife moved to Maui. Elliott is ...