Obituaries

Danny-Dean Ho’opai, 65

Danny-Dean Ho’opai, 65, of Lahaina, passed away on January 9, 2019 at home. Danny is survived by his wife, Valerie Ho’opai, daughter, Malia Ho’opai; Artcherlynn Marzan and Milo; brothers, Ipo and Dennis Ho’opai as well as many nieces and nephews. Services will be held at The ...

Elizabeth Chavaria Pagan, 94

Elizabeth Chaveria Pagan was born on April 7, 1924 in Makawao, Maui. She graduated from Farrington High School and worked for the Dole Cannery on Oahu. In 1959, Elizabeth moved back to Maui to marry the love of her life, the late Joseph "Boy" Pagan. Together they raised their children, ...

James Takeshi (Sumo) Tomita, 69

There was a missing relative in the display obituary that ran in The Maui News on Sunday, January 13, 2019. He leaves behind his wife of 42 years, Cresencia Tomita, his brother John (Janet) Tomita and sister, Charlotte Hayase. Online condolences: www.nakamuramortuary.com

Melvin L. Ah You, 76

Melvin L. Ah You, fell asleep in death in Wahiawa on Dec. 27, 2018 surrounded by his loved ones. He was born in Honolulu on Dec. 28, 1941 to the late Ah Fong & Gladys (Wong) Ah You. He is survived by his wife Stephanie, daughter Corrie (Kawika) Herron, son Aaron (Cheryl) Ah You, two ...

Legend Ke Koa Mai Ka Mauna A Ke Kai Galeng

Legend K Galeng was 8 months old, Born on April 13th 2018 he's spent all his life in Kapiolani Medical Center (NICU) & God has taken him on December 18th 2018 from Mom (Jasmine Faria) & Dad(Akela Galeng)'s arms Legend was loved by many family members, he was outgoing loving & just ...

Calvin Wayne Kuamo’o, 70

Calvin Wayne Kuamoʻo, 70, of Honolulu died on December 3, 2018 In Wailuku, Maui. He was survived by Brother: Charles Kuamo’o Sisters: Margaret Vallangca, Geraldine Souza, Genevieve Langford, Debbie Kuamo’o and Donna Tomlin. Services will be on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 10am at ...

Jennifer Philomena Palolo Lichter, 62

Jennifer Philomena Palolo Lichter, 62, of Lanai City, passed away on January 7, 2019 at her home with family by her side. Jennifer is survived by her husband, Steven; Sons Makanaikaika and Gregory-Jordan; Daughters Puaolena and Tehani-Jenae; Step-sons Christian and Martin; and 8 ...

Christopher B. Lopez, Jr., 74

Christopher B. Lopez Jr., 74, of Pukalani passed away on January 5th, 2019. He was born on November 29th, 1944 in Oahu. Christopher was a retired supervisor of Maui Electric and the Ma’alea power plant. He enjoyed golfing and was the treasurer for the Pukalani Country Club. He enjoyed ...

Lucila Pacubas Paet, 53

Lucila Pacubas Paet, 53 of Wailuku, passed away on January 2, 2019 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on October 31, 1965 in the Philippines. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, January 18, 2019 at St. Anthony Church, prayer service 7 p.m. Visitation 8:30 a.m. on ...

Satono “Mitchell” Suzuki, 98

Satono “Mitchell” Suzuki, 98, of Kahului, passed away in the early morning hours of December 24, 2018 at Hale Makua, Kahului. She was born in Spreckelsville, Maui, was married to the late Toru Suzuki and was predeceased by sister Matsue “Alice” Sumida and brother Nagatoshi “Bill” ...

Tita Ann Cabalce Swor, 57

After a long fight with cancer, Tita Ann Cabalce Swor, 57, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away peacefully on December 29, 2018 with loving family by her side. Tita Ann was born on March 23, 1961 to Mr. Domingo and Mrs. Perfecta Cabalce in Wailuku, Maui. Tita Ann served proudly in the United States ...

Hiroshi “Slim” Takahashi, 96

Hiroshi "Slim" Takahashi, 96, of Kahului passed away peacefully under the care of Hospice Maui at Hale Makua, Kahului, on December 24, 2018. Private Services were held. Hiroshi retired from HC&S. His greatest past times were fishing, golfing & trying his luck in Las Vegas. Hiroshi ...

Yoshiko Ushiro, 93

Yoshiko Ushiro, 93 of Kahului passed away on December 30, 2018 in the care of Island Hospice. She was born on October 16,1925 in Wailuku ,HI to Kazuto and Hisayo Yoshida. She is survived by her son Rodney Ushiro and daughter Linda( Wayne ) Nishida. She also leaves 4 grand children and 7 ...

Eusebia Bulusan Fontanilla, 93

Eusebia Bulusan Fontanilla, 93, of Kahului, Maui died December 29, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born in the Philippines on December 16, 1925. She was predeceased by her husband Federico Castillo Fontanilla. She is survived by her children, Felisa Eustaquio (Rogelio, ...

Eusebia Bulusan Fontanilla, 93

Eusebia Bulusan Fontanilla, 93, of Kahului, Maui died December 29, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born in the Philippines on December 16, 1925. She was predeceased by her husband Federico Castillo Fontanilla. She is survived by her children, Felisa Eustaquio (Rogelio, ...

Mauloa Kamali’I “Kama” Pacheco, 20

Mauloa Kamali'i "Kama" Pacheco, age 20, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2019, on Kula Maui. He was born May 26, 1998, on Wailuku Maui. He was a 2017 graduate of King Kekaulike High School. Kama truly lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures; playing sports and spending time with his ...

Gregory Wa Heng Chung, 53

Gregory Wa Heng Chung, 53, of Lahaina passed away peacefully on December 16, 2018 under Bristol Hospice Care at Maluhia Care Home in Honolulu. He was born April 1, 1965 in Wailuku. Gregg was predeceased by his daughter Brittney Chung Medeiros, his father, Nathaniel Chung and brothers ...

Vernon Haze Davis Jr., 62

Vernon Haze Davis Jr., 62, of Kahului, Maui, peacefully went to heaven on December 24, 2018 with loving family by his side. A Celebration of Life will be held at Kahului Union Church on Saturday, January 12, 2019. Visitation will begin at 3:00 pm with service at 4:00 pm; casual attire ...

Angela (Angie) Napua (Kalanikau) Kaipo, 54

Angela (Angie) Napua (Kalanikau) Kaipo, 54 of Wailuku, Maui, had peacefully passed away on Monday December 24, 2018 at Maui Memorial Hospital. Angie is survived by her God Children's Sanoe Montilliano Kekahuna, Fabian Kupau Jr., Kaha'a Kalanikau, Kaeden Mahuna and numerous nieces and ...

Fusae Shiraki Moniz, 89

Fusae Shiraki Moniz, 89, of Kahului, passed away on December 16, 2018 at her residence. She was born on December 22, 1928 in Puunene, Maui. Visitation from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Ballard Family Mortuary, service will begin at 7 p.m., and urn burial will be at a ...