Obituaries

Pauline Ishikawa, 81

Pauline Ishikawa, 81, of Kahului passed away peacefully on February 26, 2019 at Hale Makua. She was born on September 5, 1937 in Puunene. Pauline is survived by her husband, Kiyoshi Ishikawa; daughters, Carolyn (Guy) Pimentel and Lori (Patrick) Ono; grandchildren, Shauna (Martin) ...

Henry Dale Kailianu Alau, 76

Henry Dale Kailianu Alau, 76, of Kula, passed away on March 6, 2019 at his residence. Visitation 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Holy Ghost Church in Kula; mass 11 a.m. Urn burial will be held at the Maui Veterans Cemetery at a later date. Henry, Hank to his friends, was born on ...

Sean Ethan Cashen, 16

November 30, 2002 - March 3, 2019 Sean Ethan Cashen, 16 years old, born and raised on Maui, passed away peacefully on March 3, 2019. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2019. A family gathering will be held at 8am. The chapel will be open to the public at 9am and the ...

Juanita Lucero Piso, 74

Juanita Lucero Piso, 74, of Kahului, Maui, passed away peacefully on February 25, 2019 with loving family by her side. Services honoring Mrs. Piso will be held on Friday, March 22, 2019 at Nakamura Mortuary with visitation at 6:00 pm, and service at 7:00 pm. Services will continue on ...

Thomas Michael Rosenthal, 63

Thomas Michael Rosenthal, 63 of Lahaina, passed away on March 8, 2019 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on January 18, 1956 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Visitation 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Maria Lanakila Church, prayer service 11 a.m., a Celebration of Life to ...

Earl Matthew Ho’omalu Vida

Earl Matthew Ho'omalu Vida of Waikapu passed away under the care of Hospice Maui with his loving family by his side on March 2, 2019. He was a true sports enthusiast, active in various youth programs on Maui from football, soccer, baseball, softball and wrestling. Earl retired from the ...

Richard L. Woods, 81

Richard L. Woods, 81, of Lahaina was born November 3rd, 1937 in Springfield, IL. He passed away peacefully on March 9th, 2019 at Hale Makua in Wailuku. Richard is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Nellie Woods. He had many hobbies that bought him joy such as boating (he was a 25-year ...

Kazuhiko Larry Tomita, 82

Kazuhiko Larry Tomita, 82, of Wailuku, passed away on February 16, 2019 at home. Kazuhiko was born on February 8, 1937 in Pu’unene to Katsuji and Hatsue Tomita. Services will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Wailuku Jodo Mission at 4 p.m. He worked as a meat cutter for Mike’s ...

Dr. Robert Rikio DeMello

Robert DeMello passed away peacefully on Feb. 28 with his fiance and family at his side. He was 48. Services will be held on Sat. March 16, at Ballard Family Mortuary, 9:30-10:30 a.m. visitation; 10:30-11:30 memorial services. Burial will be on Tues., March 19, at 9:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial ...

Rosemarie Pillazar Mau, 59

There was an error in the middle name of Rosemarie Mau in Sunday’s Maui News on March 10, 2019. Rosemarie Pillazar Mau, 59, of Wailuku, Maui, a food service employee, passed away on February 28, 2019, at Hospice Maui in Wailuku. She was born on September 1, 1959, in Castellijos, Zambales ...

Lorenzo Baldugo Cajudoy, Sr., 98

A portion of the obituary was missing from the original obituary that ran in The Maui News on Sunday, March 10, 2019. Lorenzo is predeceased by his wife, Teodora Cajudoy; daughter, Juanita Echalas; and son, Lorenzo Cajudoy Jr. Condolences may be sent at: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com

Jay Allen Andrews, 42

Jay Allen Andrews, 42, passed away on February 7th, 2019. He was born on September 2nd, 1976 in Oahu, HI. Jay loved football and basketball. His favorite teams were the Arizona Cardinals and the Phoenix Suns. Jay also loved to cook but most of all he loved spending time with family and ...

Lorenzo Baldugo Cajudoy, Sr., 98

Lorenzo Baldugo Cajudoy, Sr., 98, of Lahaina, passed away on March 1, 2019 at Hospice Maui Hale in Wailuku. He was born on September 5, 1920 in the Philippines. Visitation from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Sacred Hearts Church, Kapalua, eulogy 10 a.m., Mass 10:30 a.m.; ...

Violet P. DeCoite, 93

Violet P. DeCoite, 93, of Makawao, Maui passed away on February 5, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 22, 1925 to the late Ernest and Violet Pakaki. Violet owned half of DeCoite Silver Bus Line Inc. and was a dedicated Bus Driver for many years before retiring. ...

Felix Faborito, 93

Felix Faborito, 93, of Kahului passed away peacefully on March 5, 2019 at his residence. He was born on June 11, 1925 in Honolulu. He retired as a truck driver from H C & S and also served in the United States Army. Felix is survived by his children, Felix (Teresita) Faborito, Kenneth ...

Kiyoe Kumasaka, 92

Kiyoe Kumasaka, 92, of Pukalani passed away on February 18, 2019. Services will be held on March 16 at Mantokuji Soto Mission of Paia at 11:30 a.m. Online condolences: www.nakamuramortuary.com

Rosemarie Pillzar Mau, 59

Rosemarie Pillzar Mau, 59, Of Wailuku, Maui, A food service employee, passed away on February 28, 2019 at Hospice Maui in Wailuku. She was born on September 1, 1959 in Castellijos, Zambales Phillipines. Service honoring Rosemarie will be held on Friday , March 15,2019 at Nakamura ...

Victorino Polido, Jr., 67

Victorino Polido, Jr., 67, of Waiehu, passed away on February 11, 2019 at Kaiser Foundation Hospital on Oahu. He was born on September 7, 1951 in Puunene, Maui. Memorial Service will be held on March 16, 2019 at Nakamura Mortuary in Wailuku. Visitation will be at 4:30 pm with a service to ...

Bonifacio Reyno, 85

Bonifacio Reyno, 85, of Wailuku, passed away on February 27, 2019 at his residence. He was born on March 12, 1933 in Kilauea, Kauai. A Celebration of Life lunch and Military Honors, will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the Waikapu Community Center. Family request no ...

Wayne Wataru Abe, 63

Wayne Wataru Abe, 63, of Pukalani passed away at home. He was born in Puunene on August 17, 1955 and retired from Matson Terminals, Inc. Wayne was predeceased by his parents Isamu and Michiko Abe and is survived by his brother Glenn (Michele) Abe and sisters Ellen (Hans) Wirbel, Laura ...