Obituaries

Mary A. Kalawaia, 83

There was an error in the service information in the obituary that ran in The Maui News on Sunday, April 28, 2019. Services will be held at Nakamura Mortuary Friday, May 3, 2019 from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Burial will be on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 3 p.m. at ...

Patrick Ulep, 82

Patrick (Pat) Ulep was born Patrocinio Ulep, in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines, on October 26, 1936 and passed away on Aprl 13, 2019. He was the oldest of 3 boys, Tomas, Maximo and Andres who passed away as a child. In 1946, he came to the Territory of Hawai’i, with his Father, ...

Celedonio Buce Boregas, 89

Celedonio Buce Boregas, 89 of Kahului Maui, had peacefully passed away surrounded by his loved ones on Monday, April 22, 2019 under the care of Islands Hospice. For many years, he was a Crane Operator for HC&S. Although he is no longer here, he will continue to live in the hearts of his ...

George “Friday” Fukagawa, 89

George "Friday" Fukagawa passed away peacefully at his residence on March 18, 2019 with his family by his side. He is predeceased by his wife, Dorothy (Nakagawa) Fukagawa and son, Wayne, and is survived by his daughter, Gwen Fukuyama, and daughter in law, Helen Fukagawa; grandchildren Brent ...

Mary A. Kalawaia, 83

Mary A. Kalawaia was delivered by her grandmother Sarah Akiu on March 23rd, 1936 in Huelo, Maui. Her parents were John A. And Dolly Kahiamoe. At her home in Pukalani on April 10th, 2019 surrounded by her family Mary took her final breath. Mary is survived by her husband of 64 years Wendell ...

Mary Ululani Kalua, 65

Mary Ululani Kalua 65, of Napili, passed away peacefully on April 19, 2019 at Hale Makua in Wailuku. She was born on February 16, 1954 in Honolulu and retired as a night auditor at the Royal Lahaina Resort. She was preceded in death by sister Lehua Kalua and survived by Brothers: Frank (Sherry) ...

Francis Kamakawiwoole Jr., 61          

 It is with great love and sadness that the family of, Francis “Kimmie” Kealoha Kamakawiwo’ole Jr. announces his passing at his home in Lahaina surrounded by his loved ones on Thursday, April 11th, 2019, at the age of 61.  He will be remembered by his loving wife, Lynne and their ...

Stephanie Ann Kratzman, 63         

Stephanie Ann Kratzman was born on September 26th, 1955. She passed of this earth to be with our Lord on April 20th, 2019. while in Maui Gen. Wailuki. She is survived by her God Parents Bill and Linda Steingass. Predeceased by both of her Parents; Vinny and Bernice Kratzman. Stephany is ...

Lawrence Makaaha Pua, 65

Lawrence Makaaha Pua, 65, of Hana, Maui, passed away on April 18, 2019, at Hana Medical Center. He was born on March 18, 1954, in Hana. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019, at Ballard Family Mortuary; service will begin at 11:00 a.m.; burial will ...

Zayna Vnnette Stoycoff, 49         

Zayna Vnnette Stoycoff was born on June 3rd, 1969 in California. She passed away on April 21st, 2019. She was an educator at Lokelani Intermediate School. Zayna is survived by her Husband, Rory Stoycoff. Daughters; Chelsea Paslay and Holland Okegbeduru. Her Mother and Step Father; Linda ...

Wayne Hakaru Tokunaga, 66

Wayne Hakaru Tokunaga, 66 of Kahului passed away on April 5, 2019. He was born to Hiroshi and Tomoko Tokunaga on December 8, 1952 in Wailuku, Maui. Wayne worked at Long's Drug Store as a Shift Manager for over 30 years. He is survived by his wife Amy; children Andrew, Christopher and ...

Minoru Igarashi, 90

Minoru Igarashi passed away on April 17, 2019. He was born February 1, 1929. He was a proud Korean War Veteran with the 5th Regiment Combat Team. He worked for Maui Pine and later for Ace Printing Company. Minoru leaves behind his wife of 62 years, Ann. His two daughters Patti Igarashi and ...

Esteban Villanueva Castro, 93

There was an error in the date of the services that ran in The Maui News on Sunday, April 21, 2019. Visitation will be held at Nakamura Mortuary in Wailuku, on Friday, April 26, 2019, at 6:00 pm with prayer service to begin at 7:30 pm. Services will continue on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at ...

Richard Allan Ferreira Jr. “Pointa”, 69

Richard Allan Ferreira, 69 of Makawao, peacefully passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, April 13, 2019. He was born in Puunene, Maui to the late Allan Richard Ferreira & Rosemarie Eva Wong on September 15, 1949. Although he is no longer here, he will continue to live in ...

Richard Allan Ferreira Jr. “Pointa”, 69

Richard Allan Ferreira, 69 of Makawao peacefully passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, April 13, 2019. He was born in Puunene, Maui, to the late Allan Richard Ferreira & Rosemarie Eva Wong on September 15, 1949. Although he is no longer here, he will continue to live in ...

Patrick Campos, 83

Patrick Rafael Kiko Campos, 83 of Kihei, Maui passed away under the care of Maui Memorial Medical Center on April 11, 2019. He was born on March 17, 1936 on the Island of Oahu to the late Herbert and Helen Campos. Patrick worked at Hawaiian Tel for many years in the switch control room. He ...

Esteban Villanueva Castro, 93

Esteban Villanueva Castro, 93, of Wailuku had peacefully passed away on Saturday, April 6th, 2019. He was born in San Esteban, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He retired as a landscaper at Maui Surf Hotel; currently the Westin Maui Resort & Spa; and Kapalua Bay Hotel, currently the Montage Kapalua ...

Ernesto Ibuna Manegdeg, 76

Ernesto Ibuna Manegdeg, 76, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away at Maui Memorial Medical Center on March 30, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Ernesto was born in Bangui, Ilocos Norte on November 4, 1942. Ernesto is predeceased by his parents, Tomas and Amparo Manegdeg; son, Mario Manegdeg; and ...

Helene Ozoa, 59

Helene Ozoa, 59 of Lanai City, had passed away on Monday, February 4th, 2019. She was born in Honolulu on July 23rd, 1959 to the late William S. & Enorata Hilodo Ozoa. For many years she was an Education Assistant of Lanai High & Elementary School. She will continue to live in the ...

Andrea R. Prepose, 94

Andrea R. Prepose, age 94, passed away April 7, 2019 of natural causes. She was born November 30, 1924 in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines to Adraiano and Bernandina Ramelb. She married best friend and love, Silvino Prepose in October of 1946 who preceded her death in 2004. Andrea loved to ...