Obituaries

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 ...

John W. Hoxie Jr., 77

John W. Hoxie Jr., 77, of Haiku, Maui passed away on May 10, 2018 at his residence. He was born on March 30, 1941 on Molokai. He retired as a Vice President of H. C. & S. John is survived by his wife, Elizabeth “Lee” Hoxie; son, Rob (Susan) Hoxie; daughter, Lisa (Maxwell) Hunter; ...

Amelia Emma Kuloloia, 68

Amelia Emma Kuloloia, 68, of Wailuku, passed away on May 10, 2018 at her home. She was born on June 9, 1949 in Honolulu. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Faith in Jesus Church, service will begin at 6 p.m., and cremation will follow. Family request ...

Benilda D. Mariano, 80

Benilda D. Mariano, 80, of Lahaina, Maui, passed away on May 14, 2018. She was born on August 20, 1937, in Piddig, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at Maria Lanakila Church; mass will begin at 7pm. Visitation will also ...

Grace Marie Morreira, 90

Grace Marie Morreira, 90, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away on May 6, 2018, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on April 25, 1928, in Paia, Maui. Grace was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandma, who always put her family first. She is survived by her loving husband of 70 ...

Barry Sakamoto, 76

Barry Sakamoto, 76, of Lahaina, Maui passed away on April 19, 2018. He was born on January 23, 1942. He retired as a Supervisor at a paint manufacturer. Barry is survived by his wife, Shirley Hirata Sakamoto; daughters, Kristine Sakamoto and Jody Sakamoto; step-children, Grant Matsumoto, ...