Obituaries

Tammy Bascon Alboro, 54

Tammy Bascon Alboro, 54, of Lanai City, passed away on May 4th, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born on March 10th, 1964 in Oahu, HI. Tammy worked for Lanai‘i Resorts LLC as a Housing Maintenance Supervisor. She is survived by her loving husband, Vince Alboro; mother, Eileen Bascon; son, ...

Gwendolyn Pua Borrero, 73

Gwendolyn Pua Borrero, 73, of Lanai passed away on May 20, 2018 at her residence. She was born on November 7, 1944 on Honolulu. She retired as a housekeeper. Gwendolyn is survived by her step mother, Rosie Castillo; sons, Leo (Liane Sasan) Borrero, Rudy (Darlene) Borrero; daughters, ...

Abraham “Impy” Bularon, 59

Abraham "Impy" Bularon, 59, of Lahaina, Maui, passed away peacefully on May 10, 2018 at War Memorial Hospital with his loving family by his side. A celebration of life honoring Mr. Bularon will be held at Launiupoko Beach Park in Lahaina from 12:00pm - Sunset on June 30, 2018. Abraham was ...

William George Friel, Jr., 75

William George Friel, Jr., 75, of Wailuku, passed away on June 15, 2018 at Maui Hospice Hale in Wailuku. He was born on January 3, 1943 in New York. Visitation 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary, service 10 a.m. and cremation will follow. Committal service will be ...

Kiwae Hokama, 91

Kiwae Hokama, 91 of Lanai City, passed away on June 18, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on Kauai on February 10, 1927. Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. on Monday, July 9, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary with visitation starting at 3 p.m. Kiwae retired from First ...

Frederick Curammeng Pasol, 89

Frederick Curammeng Pasol of Ewa Beach, Oahu and long-time resident of Kaawanui Village, Kauai passed away at Straub Clinic & Hospital in Honolulu on June 2, 2018. He was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines on July 20, 1928, and was a Gay & Robinson welder, a master plumber ...

Kikue Shigematsu, 76

Kikue Shigematsu, 76, of Kahului, Maui passed away under the care of her loving family and Islands Hospice on May 18, 2018. Ms. Shigematsu was a retired Japanese tour guide Private services were held. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements. Mrs. Shigematsu was born in Lanai City on ...

Hideo Harold Tanimoto, 77

Hideo Harold Tanimoto, 77, of Kahului, passed away on May 26, 2018 at his residence. He was born on September 28, 1940 to Kazumi and Misao Tanimoto. Hideo served in the Airforce, worked at Aloha Airlines, and HC&S Sugar Mill, where he retired. He is survived by his wife, Akiko; ...

Stefania Wojtkow, 93

Stefania Wojtkow, 93 of Kihei, passed away on June 18, 2018 at Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born on November 26, 1924 in Poland. Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Christ the King Church; Mass will begin at 11 a.m. Private urn burial in Poland will be held at a ...

Alfred Lester Cravalho, 71

Alfred Lester Cravalho, 71, of Pukalani, passed away on June 6, 2018 at his residence. Born October 29, 1946 in Makawao, Hawaii. He was employed with the Hawaii State Dept. of Land and Natural Resources and was the Sand Island State Park Caretaker Foreman until he retired June 2015 after 44 ...

Melchora “Mely” Gonzales Teneza, 71

Melchora “Mely” Gonzales Teneza, 71, of Kihei, passed away on April 19, 2018 at her home under the care of her loving family and Hospice Maui. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, June 22 at Nakamura Mortuary; with prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Mrs. Teneza will be laid to rest in Luna, La ...

Ronald M. Fukushima, 71

Ronald M Fukushima, 71, passed away in Honolulu on Tuesday May 29, 2018. Born in Puunene, Maui on December 16, 1946 to Yoshio and Michiko Fukushima. Survived by sons Eric Correa, Ryan Fukushima and Reid Fukushima; daughters Kara Fukushima-Olson and Kris Duquette; 12 grandchildren.

David Yeiko Gibo, 93

David Yeiko Gibo, 93, of Pukalani, passed away peacefully on May 19, 2018 at Hale Makua Kahului. Private services were held by the family. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with the arrangements. Mr. Gibo was born on July 19, 1924 in Puunene, Maui. He was a machinist with HC&S for over 40 ...

Tsurue “Judy” Kuwashima, 86

Tsurue “Judy” Kuwashima, 86 of Kahului, passed away on June 3, 2018 in Wailuku. She was born on November 17, 1931 in Hilo. Visitation will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Paia Mantokuji Soto Zen Mission, service will begin at 4 p.m. Judy worked at Noda Market, Ichiban, and ...

Donald S. Terada, 73

Donald S. Terada, 73, of Wailuku passed away on June 3, 2018. He was born in Kula, Maui to parents, Mitsutoshi and Hatsue Terada. Donald retired from the County of Maui – Department of Finance. Donald is survived by his wife, Gail; mother, Hatsue Terada; son, Lance (Shari); daughter, ...

Mutsuo “Primo” Yamashita, 90

Mutsuo “Primo” Yamashita, 90, of Kahului, Maui, passed away on May 18, 2018. He was a Supervisor at Maui Land & Pineapple Company. Mutsuo is survived by his wife Jeanette; children Cary and Trudy; grandchildren Daryl and Jenny; sister Elnora Yee and numerous nieces and ...

Donald Yoshihara, 84

Donald Yoshihara of Maui passed away at the Veterans Hospital in California on April 1, 2018. He was born on October 24, 1933 in Makawao. Memorial services will be held at the Nakamura Mortuary on June 18, 2018, with services set to begin at 11:30pm, followed by a burial at Maui Memorial ...

Mitsuo Tomita, 80

Mitsuo Tomita, 80, of Kahului, Maui, passed away peacefully on May 29, 2018 at Hale Makua Kahului under the care of hospice Maui. He was born on May 28, 1938. A celebration of life will be held from 9am - 12pm on June 15, 2018 at Nakamura Mortuary. Mitsuo will be laid to eternal rest at ...

Ruth Roselani Librando, 73

Ruth Roselani Librando, 73 of Makawao, passed away on June 5, 2018 in Kahului under the care of Islands Hospice. She was born on March 13, 1945 in Wailuku. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at the Church of Jesus Christ and Latter Day Saints in ...

Lawrence “Larry” Joseph Ross, 60

Lawrence “Larry” Joseph Ross, 60, of Lahaina, Maui passed away on June 1, 2018. He was born on October 30, 1957 in Brussels, Belgium. He worked as an EMT. Larry is survived by his mother, Louise Ross (nee Ferrary); son, Lawrence H. K. Ross; brother, Patrick Kamaheiwa Ross; sister, ...