Obituaries

Alfredo Baligasa Palmero, 83

Alfredo Baligasa Palmero, 83, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on February 21, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on July 24, 1934, in the Philippines. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 261 S. ...

Hannah Marie Lehualani Puailihau, 32

Hannah Marie Lehualani Puailihau, 32, of Wailuku, Maui passed away under the care of Hale Makua in Wailuku on January 21, 2018. She was born on June 3rd, 1985 in Molokai. Services will be on Friday, March 2nd, 2018 at Hale Makana O Waiale; follow the purple balloons. Service to begin at 12:00 ...

Oarson Ramon, 62

Oarson Ramon, 62, of Haiku, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018 in Wailuku. He was born on August 18, 1955 in Micronesia. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 10 a.m. on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 and continuing on to the next morning of Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Ballard Family ...

Erna Natalie Schedler, 105

Erna Natalie Schedler, 105, of Kihei, passed away on February 20, 2018 at home in Kihei under Hospice care. She was born on September 17, 1912 in New Brittan, Connecticut. A service celebration was held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Kihei Lutheran Church. She is pre-deceased by her ...

George Yoshio Tengan, 75

George Yoshio Tengan of Waikapu, passed away peacefully on February 13, 2018. He was born on August 3, 1942 in Puunene to Kenjiro and Hatsue Tengan who preceded him in death. He had 75 wonderful years with his family, including his loving wife of 52 years, Karen, and children, Kyle (Donna) ...

Joachim Buetzer, 75

Joachim Buetzer, 75, of Lahaina passed away on January 15, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center Joachim was born in Karlsruhe, Germany on February 14, 1942 to the late Karl and Anna Buetzer. He immigrated to Honolulu, Hawaii in 1968. He is the beloved father of Hans Buetzer and Tatiana ...

John Cox, 76

John Cox, 76, of Wailuku, passed away peacefully on February 7, 2018, under the compassionate care of Hospice Maui and loving family by his side. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements. Mr. John Cox was born on November 26, 1941, in New York City, to the late Mr. William & Mrs. ...

Bristol B. deBrum, 60

Bristol B. deBrum, 60, of Kihei, Maui, passed away on January 29, 2018 at the Island Hospice Facility in Kahului. He was born on October 15, 1957 in Ailinglaplap on the Marshall Islands. Visitation will be held on Friday February 23, 2018 from 3p.m and Burial to follow at 12 noon on February ...

Dean Kealoha Frendo, 44

Dean Kealoha Frendo, 44, of Kahului, Maui passed away on January 9, 2018. He was born on July 3, 1973 in Honolulu. Dean was a Mechanic for Automotive Repair for several companies. He was a very humble, loveable, hardworking man who loves his two children, girlfriend, God, football and trucks. ...

Walter “Walla” Gabin Jr., 72

Walter “Walla” Gabin Jr., 72 of Kihei, passed away on February 1, 2018 in Kihei. He was born on October 3, 1945 in Oahu. Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Faith Family Fellowship Church in Wailuku, (formerly Rose of Sharon Church) with ...

Willie Goo, 97

Willie Goo, 97, of Waihee, passed away surrounded by his loving family on January 21, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on May 12, 1920 in Olowalu, Maui. Willie retired from the County of Maui. He was a proud member of the decorated 100th Infantry Battalion. In his spare ...

Maria Milika’a Holbron (Makekau), 80

Maria Milika’a Holbron, 80, of Hoolehua, Molokai passed away on December 27, 2017 at Kula Hospital. She was born on October 31, 1937 in Hoolehua, Molokai. Celebration of Life over urn will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday February 24, 2018 at Ka Hale La’a O Ierusalema Hou Church (across ...

John Kaluna Kaauwai, 66

John “Big John” Kaluna Kaauwai, passed peacefully in his Wailuku home surrounded by his loved ones on January 31, 2018 at the age of 66. He was born in Lihue, Kauai on December 25, 1951 and retired as a Heavy Equipment operator for HC&S after his time as a Fisherman on the Orion, and ...

Henry Kahiapo Kauhaahaa, 67

Henry Kahiapo Kauhaahaa, 67, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on February 5, 2018 at Maui Memorial Hospital. He was born on March 7, 1950 in Wailuku, Hawaii. Visitation will be held at Normans Mortuary in Wailuku on Sunday, February 25, 2018 from 9am to 11am with services at 11am. He is ...

Oliver M. Kealoha, 61

A memorial service will be held Sunday, February 25, from 10 am to noon, at the Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului for Oliver Michael Kealoha, formerly of Waimanalo, Oahu, who died on January 14, 2018, at the age of 61. A resident of Kihei, Maui. He was dedicated first and foremost to his ...

Robert Matthews, 67

Robert Matthews, 67, of Kihei, passed away on February 11, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Washington D.C. on April 24, 1950. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary, Kahului, service will begin at 11 a.m. ...

Kenneth “Uso” Moiha, 52

Kenneth “Uso” Moiha, 52, of Hana, Maui, passed away on February 3, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Hospital in Wailuku. He was born on November 21, 1965 in Hana, Maui. Visitation will be held from 9am to 11am on Saturday February 24, 2018 at St. Mary Church in Hana. Service will be held at ...

Eduardo D. Olivar, 50

Eduardo D. Olivar, 50 of Lahaina, passed away on January 14, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on February 17, 1967 in the Philippines. Visitation will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Maria Lanakila Church in Lahaina, Mass will begin at 7 ...

Frederick Crisp Peterson, 83

Frederick Crisp Peterson (Petie) of Honolulu, HI passed away peacefully at home on January 30th, 2018 at the age of 83. He was an army veteran and retired loan officer. Petie was preceded in death by his mother Getrude Crisp Peterson, father Frederick James Peterson, brother Bard ...

Salome C. Redondo, 95

Salome C. Redondo of Lahaina, passed away on February 7, 2018 at her residence under the care of her loving family and Hospice Maui. She was born on December 26, 1922 in the Philippines to Ciriaco and Paula Corpuz. Visitation will be held on Monday, February 26, 2018 at Nakamura Mortuary ...