HERBERT NATHANIAL WATSON, 75, of Wai‘anae, died Aug. 1, 2000. Born in Watsonville, Fla. A retired civil servant who worked with the U.S. Navy. Survived by wife, Lotomua; sons, Herbert Jr., Ernest and Stanley Watson; daughters, Sally, Aggie, Jeanette Watson, Madeline Clarke and Burnise Watson; 16 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter. Visitation 6 p.m. Sunday at Wai‘anae Baptist Church; memorial service 7 p.m. Casual attire. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
HARU YAMASHIRO, 94, formerly of Haiku, Maui died June 21, 2000. Born in Okinawa, Japan. Survived by sons, Walter, James and Allan; daughters, Alice Arakawa and Edith Wall; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Private service held on Maui. Arrangements by Nuuanu Mortuary.
BONG SOO YUN, 48, of Honolulu, died July 28, 2000. Born in Korea. Survived by son, Jun Sik; mother, Grace; sister, Kun Sun Tak. Memorial service 1 p.m. today at Korean Christian Church. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
HARUO AIHARA, 75, of Hilo, Hawai‘i, died July 31, 2000. A retired typewriter repairman for Office Machine, Hilo Business Machines and Stationers’. Survived by wife, Emiko; son, Myles; brother, Satoru Sato; sister, Hatsuko "Ruth" Suzuki. Visitation 4 to 5 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Hawai‘i Funeral Home; memorial service 5 p.m. Aloha attire.
MARINA LEE U‘ILANI BERMUDEZ, M.D., 42, died July 29, 2000. Born in Honolulu. A physician at San Francisco State University Student Health Services. Survived by mother, Winona; father, Peter; brother, Puna; special friends, Dr. Suzanne Nicholas, Dr. Mindy Goldman and Mervina Cash-Kaeo. Memorial beachside service 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. Monday at Kailua Bay boating access area fronting Flat Island. Casual attire.
MARIANO RAGOJOS BUSTILLOS, 91, of Kekaha, Kaua‘i, died July 20, 2000. Born in the Philippines. A clerk retired from Kekaha Sugar. Survived by son, John; daughters, Mildred Nacapuy and Katherine; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Private service. Arrangements by Garden Island Mortuary.
VIVIAN SIU-YUEN YANG CHOW died July 27, 2000. Born in China. Migrated to the United States with her family in 1987. Survived by husband, Pastor John Chow; son, Daniel; mother, Ying-Fang Lee. Visitation 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Honolulu Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, service 7 p.m.; burial 10:30 a.m. Friday at Diamond Head Cemetery. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
GEORGE "MOLASSES" DE COSTA, 88, of Hilo, Hawai‘i, died July 31, 2000. Born in Hilo. Proprietor of De Costa’s Auto Clinic. Survived by son, the Rev. George; daughter, Pam Carter; sister, Dorothy Gouveia; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Visitation 8 to 11 a.m. Friday at Malia Puka O Kalani Catholic Church in Keaukaha, Mass 11 a.m.; inurnment to follow at Homelani Mausoleum. No flowers. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary-Hilo.
IRMA MORGAN DICKIE, 99, of Kane‘ohe, mother of E. Gordon Dickie, M.D. who practiced in Hawai‘i for many years, died July 24, 2000. Born in Dresden, Ontario, Canada. Cousin of J.P. Morgan; an avid bridge player. Survived by her son,; grandson, Todd Thurston Dickie; granddaughter, Laura Chipman Dickie; two great-grandchildren. Family service. Ashes to be scattered at sea along with those of her husband, Wilfred Chipman Dickie. Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
MAXINE DOROTHEA EKLUND, 84, of Honolulu, died July 30, 2000. Born in San Francisco. A retired schoolteacher. Survived by companion, Ernest Raphael. Graveside service 12:30 p.m. Monday at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
JEANNETTE S. GROULEFF, 75, of Honolulu, died July 26, 2000. Born in California. A homemaker. Survived by sister, Carmel Patrick. Service held. Arrangements by Williams Funeral services.
EDICE B. HODGE, 100, of Honolulu, died July 26, 2000. Born in Grand Rapids, Mich. A retired bookkeeper. Survived by sister, Jewel Stang. No service Arrangements by Borthwick Mortuary.
GEORGE JOHN KAHALIOUMI, 59, of Honolulu, died July 25, 2000. Born in Honolulu. A retired Honolulu Police Department sergeant. Survived by sons, Daniel, Gregory and Mitchell; daughter, Selena Muzzy; eight grandchildren. Visitation 10 a.m. Saturday at Star of the Sea Church, service 1 p.m.; inurnment to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai‘i.
DANIEL KAMAKA, 69, of Kekaha, Kaua‘i. died July 29, 2000. Born in Hanalei, Kaua‘i. Retired as an equipment operator with Kekaha Sugar. Survived by wife, Hildred; sons, Kaneala and Kimo Kenji; daughters, Danelle, Anna Marie Lindsey and Denise Parubrub; three grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Saturday at Garden Island Mortuary, service 11 a.m. Casual attire.
RACHEL LAHELA KAO‘O, 78, of Kohala, Hawai‘i, died July 27, 2000. Born in Kohala. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Roy Izumi, Hiram, Guy and David; daughters, Rachel Murai-Wilson, Barbara Izumi, Janet Lindsey, Shirley Kawashima, Millicent Aludino, Jan, and Sarah Kao‘o-Lavea; brother, James Chau; sister, Hanna Costa; 20 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Hawi Sacred Heart Catholic Church, service 7 p.m. Visitation also 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, Mass 10 a.m.; burial to follow in the church cemetery. Casual attire. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary-Hilo.
SILLA CHO KIM, 95, of Wahiawa, died July 26, 2000. Born in Seoul, Korea. Member of Wahiawa United Church of Christ. Survived by daughters, Ellen Lacerdo and June Higuchi; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandsons. Visitation 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park mauka chapel, service 11 a.m.; private burial at Diamond Head Memorial Park. No flowers. Casual attire.
CHARLENE W.F. LEONG, 42, of Honolulu, died July 29, 2000. Born in Honolulu. A ceramic artist. Survived by mother, Margaret Tacub; stepfather, Marcelino Tacub; brother, Wayne; sisters, Freida Baker and Vanessa Cruz. Visitation 10 a.m. Saturday at O‘ahu Cemetery chapel, service 11 a.m.; inurnment to follow. Casual attire. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai‘i.
JOY "KIAAINA" RICHLEY NAKEA MEDEIROS, 77, of Honolulu, died July 28, 2000. Born in Koloa, Kaua‘i. Survived by sons, Gordon and Roger; daughters, Noreen Bentley, Marjorie Adams, Louise Hatzenbehler and Barbara; brother, Ambrose Velasco; sister, Lurline Kim; two grandchildren. Visitation 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park makai chapel, service 10 a.m.; burial 11 a.m.
BERNARD R. SCHLEIF, 86, of Honolulu, died July 11, 2000. Born in Honolulu. Retired from American Can Co.; also a member of Elks Lodge 616 and a graduate of Roosevelt High School. Survived by sons, Doug and Kenneth; daughters, Marjorie Hodson and Barbara Rogers; six grandchildren; brother, John; caregiver, Larry Lee. Private service.
KENNETH T. SERA, 74, of Honolulu, died July 26, 2000. Survived by son, Jeffery; daughter, Lesie "Hinano" Kim; two grandchildren; a great-grandchild. Private service held. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai‘i.
TSUNEJI SUDA, 80, of National City, Calif., formerly of Kihei, Maui, died July 21, 2000. Born in ‘Ewa. A retired produce agent; veteran of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, L Company, who was awarded the Purple Heart. Survived by wife, Rafaela; sons, Howard and Robert; sisters, Harue Nakashima, Yukie Yagi, Patricia Leong, Doris Azuma, Chiyoko Finan and Tamae Shiraishi; brothers, Takao, Shiro and Steve. Service and burial were in Chula Vista and National City, Calif. Arrangements by Community Mortuary of Chula Vista.
CARL "BLACKIE" UYEDA, 72, died July 19, 2000. Survived by children, Teresa and Michael; five grandchildren; sisters, Sadie Matsushima, Doris Kawada and Leatrice Hamatake; brother, Francis. Arrangements by County Funeral Home, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
LILLIAN T.H. WONG, 76, of ‘Aiea, died July 27, 2000. Born in Honolulu. A retired Pearl Harbor Navy Commissary cashier. Survived by husband, Samuel; sons, Gregory, Leslie and Dean; daughters, Marilyn Robinson and Patricia Baga; eight grandchildren; brothers Raymond, Francis and George Ching; sisters, Rose Ohrt and Alice Haitsuka. Private service. Inurnment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawai‘i.
SHIRO YAMAUCHI, 70, of Waipahu, died July 22, 2000. Born in Waipahu. Survived by sons, Norman and Dennis; daughter, Monica; two grandchildren; sisters, Fusayo Inoshita and Edna Saito. Private service held. Arrangements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
TAKESHI YOSHINO, 67, of Mililani Town,died July 29, 2000. Born in Pu‘unene, Maui. A sergeant major retired from the Army; also a carrier retired from the U.S. Postal Service. Survived by wife, Ann; son, Michael; daughter, Karen Lee; brothers, Ma and Henry; sisters, Amy and Yvonne. Memorial service 6:30 p.m. Friday at Mililani Memorial Park makai chapel. No flowers. Casual attire.
TAASE S. AUGUSTIN, 68, of Honolulu, died on July 28, 2000. Born in American Samoa. A homemaker. Survived by sons, Raynold, Koko Talaeai and Vitolia Talaeai; daughters, Elaine Ringor, Rose Madeira, Lolita Peneyra, Ramona Augustin, Jeannie Berengue, Julie Kelai, Afia Malepeai and Arnie Ramos; mother, Letaea Talaeai; brothers, Toeaso, Tauaoo, Suati, Falagai and Lemoelefili Talaeai; sisters, Lilia Malepeai, Faauliuli Suati, Falefitu Lemaota, Orepa Evile, Ruth Savaiinaea, Vaelua Mageo, Lorene Niutapuai and Mele Sao; 28 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Visitation 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Borthwick Mortuary; service 4 p.m. Burial 10 a.m. Monday at Greenhaven Memorial Park, Kane‘ohe. Casual attire.
JAMES ALEXANDER BARNETT, 64, of Honolulu, died July 28, 2000. Born in Hawai‘i. Retired from the Army. Former owner of Fujiya Restaurant in Napa Valley, California. Survived by wife, Kiyoko; mother, Marquerite Roughton; sons, John, William and Christopher; two grandchildren; brother, Charles. Graveside service 10 a.m. Thursday at Hawai‘i State Veteran’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Ordensten’s Hawaiian Memorial Park.