Obituaries

Gayle Sueko Barcoma, 64

Gayle Sueko Barcoma, 64, of Wailuku, died on May 28, 2015, at Maui Memorial Medical Center.Family and friends will gather for visitation, 9:00am, at King's Cathedral, on Sat., June 6, 2015. Services will follow, 10:00am. Family requests no flowers, please.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with ...

Bernadette “Cookie” Hoopii, 73

Bernadette "Cookie" Hoopii, 73, of Wailuku, Maui; passed away on May 22, 2015 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on May 14, 1942 in Wailuku, Maui.Cookie worked as a custodian for Iao Intermediate and Maui High School.Cookie is predeased by her son, "Maui Hawaii" also known as (Norman ...

Pastor Roland Pascual Nono, 65

Pastor Roland Pascual Nono, 65, of Wailuku, went home to his Lord and Savior on May 27, 2015. He was born on May 24, 1950 in Honolulu, Hawaii.Services will be held on June 5, 2015 at Nakamura Funeral Home in Wailuku, with visitation, open casket body viewing from 6PM to 7PM, service at 7PM; ...

Mary Kaina Medeiros, 65

Mary Kaina Medeiros, 65, of Kahului, passed away on May 31, 2015 at her residence. She was born on January 30, 1950 in Hana, Maui.Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 5, 2015 at St. Anthony Church in Wailuku, Mass will begin at 8 p.m. Mary was a Service Agent with ...

Joyce Watson Kimbrough, 80

Joyce Watson Kimbrough, 80, of Kihei, passed away on May 28, 2015 at Hale Makua in Kahului. She was born on April 22, 1935 in Cato, Arkansas.Joyce worked for the U.S. Government as a Clerk Typist.She is survived by her sons, Christopher and David Kimbrough; daughter, Cherrie Fisher; ...

Sachiye Yamane Gohara, 88

Sachiye Yamane Gohara, 88 of Pukalani, passed away peacefully on May 12, 2015 at home under the care of her family and Hospice Maui.Sachi is survived by her husband Tadashi Gohara, daughters Ann (Bernhard) Wallner, Tracy (William) Gaeth, Dawn Gohara; grandson Matthew Wallner; brothers, Kenneth ...

Damiean Lawrence Cabral, 59

Damiean Lawrence Cabral, 59, of Kahului, Maui; passed away on April 30, 2015. He was born on October 28, 1955 in Puunene, Maui.Damiean graduated from Baldwin H.S. in 1973 and served in the U.S. Navy from June 1973-June 1977. Damiean also worked as an HC&S Light and Heavy Equipment ...

Bernadette Marie Hoopii, 73

Bernadette Marie Hoopii, 73, of Wailuku, passed away on May 22, 2015 . She was born on May 14,1942 in Wailuku, Maui. Bernadette worked as a custodian for Iao Intermediate and for Maui High School. Private family services will be held.Bernadette is predeased by her son; "Maui Hawaii" survived by ...

Rodrigo Pulido Paet, 49

Rodrigo Pulido Paet, 49, of Maui passed away on May 21, 2015 at Kaiser Moanalua, Honolulu. He was born on August 11, 1965 in Philippines.Visitation will be held on June 5, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Norman's Mortuary; prayer service starts at 7:00 pm; a second service will be held on June ...

Dana M. Powers, 60

Dana M. Powers, 60, Maui, HI, passed away May 24, 2015 at his home under the loving care of hospice and his companion Marian.Dana Mark Powers was born in Breckenridge, MN, on October 30, 1954 to Dana and Grace (Minnehan) Powers.He grew up in Moorhead, MN and graduated from Moorhead high school ...

Sandra Lynn Schmitt, 68

Sandra Lynn Schmitt, 68, of Kihei, passed on May 26, 2015 at her home under care of Hospice Maui.Services will be held at 5:30 p.m., on Friday, June 5, 2015 at Keolahou Church in Kihei.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Ms. Schmitt was born on August 23, 1946 in Illinois.She ...

David Sheldon Wood, 79

David Sheldon Wood, 79, of Huelo, and a resident of Maui since 1958, died peacefully at home on May 16, 2015, under the loving care of his longtime friend and caregiver, Pat Schulte.Services will be planned for a later date.Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.Mr. Wood was born Jan. ...

Raymond Fujimoto, 79

Raymond Fujimoto, 79, of Wailuku, passed away on May 25, 2015, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. The Fujimoto family would like to gratefully acknowledge Islands Hospice for the wonderful care and support they provided Mr. Fujimoto.Visitation will begin at 4:00pm on Sunday, May ...

Amber Louise DeLima, 64

Amber Louise DeLima, 64, of Wailuku Maui, passed away on May 21, 2015 at Hale Makua Kahului. She was born on July 22, 1950 in Wailuku.Amber worked as a Phone Operator for the Westin Hotel.Visitation will be held on Monday, June 1, 2015 at Ballard Family Mortuary from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., ...

Michiko Y. Takayama, 84

Michiko Y. Takayama, 84, of Wailuku, passed away on Tuesday May 12, 2015 at her residence under Hospice care. She was born on January 21, 1931 in Haiku, Maui, and was a retired Clerk Accountant at the Maui County Employee's Federal Credit Union.She is survived by her two sons, Jason (Kelcie) ...

Joseph Kaulei Villiarimo Jr., 50

Joseph Kaulei Villiarimo Jr., 50, of Hana, Maui; passed away on May 10, 2015 at Hana Health Clinic. Joseph was born on May 2, 1965.Joseph worked as a Landscaper.Visitations will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Waikaloa from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., service to begin at 11:30 a.m.; cremation ...

Julia C. Fort, 94

Julia C. Fort, 94, of Makawao, passed away on May 15, 2015, at her home with Hospice care and the family at her side. She was born January 28, 1921 in Makawao.Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Makawao; Mass will begin at ...

Stanley H. Hayashi, 74

Stanley H. Hayashi, 74, of Wailuku, died December 1, 2014 at Maui Memorial Medical Center in Wailuku, HI. Born in Hilo, he was a retiree and was a U.S. Army Vietnam War Veteran. His ashes were inurned at East Hawaii Veteran's Cemetery #2.He is survived by 3 brothers and 3 sisters: Susumu ...

Yoshiko Mildred Higa, 98

Yoshiko Mildred Higa, 98, of Kahului passed away peacefully on March 23, 2015, surrounded by her family at Hale Makua Kahului.Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, May 30 at Faith in Jesus Church, 432 Waiehu Beach Road, Wailuku with a Celebration of Life Service at 10:00 a.m. Family ...

Yoshikazu Jerry Nakamura, 87

Yoshikazu Jerry Nakamura, 87, of Kahului, passed away on April 21, 2015 at Hale Makua Kahului, under care of Hospice Maui.Private services were held.Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.Mr. Nakamura was born on Oct. 18, 1927 in Paia, HI.He was a tournahauler driver for HC&S.He ...