Obituaries

Walter S. Sakai, 83

Walter Sadao Sakai, 83, of Kahului, passed away at the Maui Memorial Medical Center on June 28, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. A celebration of life was held at the Makawao Veterans Cemetery on July 16, 2018. The family requests no koden. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with the ...

Kathleen M. Carroll, 53

Kathleen M. Carroll, 53, of Wailuku, passed on June 28, 2018 at Hospice Maui Hale, with her loving brother by her side. Services will be held at a later date on Maui and in New York. For service questions or information, please call Anthony at (808) 214-2301. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with ...

Jimmy Hoang, 77

Jimmy Hoang, 77, of Kahului passed away on July 12, 2018. He was born April 15, 1941 in Nam Dinh, Vietnam. Services will be held at St. Anthony Church in Wailuku on Monday, July 23, 2018. Visitation will begin at 10:00am with mass celebrated at 11:00am. Inurnment will be on Wednesday, ...

Roy Ryoichi Hoshide, 82

Roy R. Hoshide, 82, of Kahului passed away peacefully at his residence on June 30, 2018. He was born in Ookala, Hawaii and was a graduate of Hilo High School. Roy then resided on Oahu, and retired from Hawaiian Tel/GTE, then Aloha Airlines. He spent the last 9 years on Maui to be closer to ...

Lynn Tokie Matsuda, 70

Lynn Tokie Matsuda, 70, of Wailuku, Maui passed away peacefully on June 27, 2018 at her residence. Lynn was born on October 19, 1947 2ndof 3 siblings to Morris and Kikue Yamashita of Kona, HI. Growing up in Kona in the old plantation days she grew up picking coffee with her older brother and ...

Desiderio Flores Gando, 71

Desiderio Flores Gando, 71, of Los Angeles California, passed away in Maui, Hawaii on July 15, 2018. He was born September 19, 1946 in Rosales, Pangasinan, Philippines. He was a retired houseman at the Hyatt Regency Maui. He was preceded in death by his father, Sarafin Gando Sr. He is ...

Loretta Anuhea Borden, 71

Loretta Anuhea Borden, 71, of Wailuku, Maui, formerly from Ho’olehua, Molokai, passed away on July 13, 2018 in Wailuku, Maui lovingly surrounded by family. She was born on November 09, 1946 on Oahu. She retired as an educational assistant for the DOE. She is predeceased by her husband ...

Neal S. Hamaoka, 70

Neal S. Hamaoka, 70, of Pukalani, Maui passed away on June 3, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. The family would like to thank the staff of Haleakala East for their exceptional care. As he requested, private services were held by family. Neal was born on November 21, 1947 to Hajime ...

Larry Joaquin, 68

Larry Joaquin, 68 of Kihei, passed away on July 12, 2018 at Hospice Maui Hale in Wailuku. He was born on December 15, 1949 in Puunene, Maui. Visitation 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary, service 11 a.m., burial 2 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Larry ...

Mildred Tsuyuko Kawahara, 91

Mildred Tsuyuko Kawahara, 91, of Lahaina, passed away peacefully on July 9, 2018 at Hale Makua Kahului. Mildred was born on April 1, 1927 in Lahaina, Hawaii. For many years she worked as a salesperson for Lahaina Fashions on Front Street, Lahaina. She was predeceased by her husband ...

Norlito M. Ranchez, 55

Norlito M. Ranchez, 55, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away on July 10th, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on January 23rd, 1963 in San Antonio, Delfin Albano, Isabela, Philippines. Norlito was a Ground Maintenance worker at the condos of Wailea Elua. He was predeceased by his ...

Jaime “Jimmy” Rivera Tominez, 45

Jimmy Rivera Tominez, 45, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on July 05, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on July 22, 1972, in Binalonan, Pangasinan, Philippines. Jimmy was a store worker. He is survived by his wife, Myrna Agdinaoay Tominez; his parents Venancio and Leonarda ...

Eusebia Acob Cadiente, 82

Eusebia Acob Cadiente, 82, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on June 29, 2018, at her home. She was born on August 30, 1935, in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Eusebia was a retired  trimmer at Maui Land and Pineapple Co.  She was  predeceased by her parents, Eugenio ...

Dorothy-Ann Jean Foster Hance, 86

Mrs. Dorothy-Ann Jean Foster Hance, 86, recently of Kamuela, Hawaii passed away June 22, 2018 lovingly surrounded by family. Born in Koloa, Kauai on March 12, 1932, she was raised at both Poipu and Kokee on Kauai. She married the love of her life, John "Skip" Hance of Oahu, in 1952 in Lihue, ...

Francis J. Ino, 67

Francis Jerome Ino, 67, of Wailuku, passed away on May 23, 2018. He was born on April 27, 1951 to Thomas and Leonilda Ino. Francis is survived by his brothers, Jules (Diane), Jimmy Ino, sisters, Florian Lawley (Clifford), Paulette Koki (Ray), Anne Gould (Larry). He is also survived by many ...

Jj Edward Kuhia, 67

Loving husband, father, papa, brother, uncle and friend, Jj of Kahului, had passed away on Monday, June 25th, 2018. He was born in Puunene, Maui on June 18th, 1951 to the late Mary & William Kuhia Jr. For many years he was a construction laborer, before he retired, Jj was an Air Track ...

Glenn Kamalani McLean, 66

Glenn Kamalani McLean (Chuckie Boy) of Waikapu & Hana, Maui passed away on December 1, 2017 of pneumonia. He was born on June 25, 1951 in Honolulu. After retiring as a fish wholesaler, he returned to school and earned a Bachelors of Arts degree in Hawaiian Studies with a deep interest in ...

Georget L. Pacubas, 89

Georget L. Pacubas, 89 of Kahului, passed away on June 28, 2018 in Kahului. She was born on November 24, 1928 in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Visitation from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, July 13, 2018 at Christ the King Church; service will begin at 7 p.m. Visitation again at Christ the King ...

Peter Kengo Hedani, 82

Peter Kengo Hedani, 82, of Kula, Maui passed away peacefully on June 19, 2018 in Kihei surrounded by family while under the comforting care of Hospice Maui. Peter was born in Wailuku and grew up in Kaheka, Maui and retired from Maui Land & Pineapple Co., Inc. as the Management ...