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A4 — Sunday, July 11, 2010 — THE MAUI NEWS
Sosimo Villalba
Cabusas, 68
Sosimo Villalba Cabusas.,
68, of Kahului, died July 4,
2010, at Maui Memorial
Medical Center. He was born
April 19, 1942, in Parparia
Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines.
Visitation will be held
from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, July 16, 2010 at Ballard
Family Mortuary, with services at 7 p.m. Visitation at the
mortuary again on Saturday,
July 17, 2010 from 9 a.m. to
10 a.m. with service at 10
a.m., burial 11:30 a.m.at Valley Isle Memorial Park.
Ballard Family Mortuary
is assisting with the arrangements.
Mr. Cabusas retired as a
Pineapple Trimmer for Maui
He is survived by his wife,
Ronald (Mylyn) Cabusas, Jay
(Mary Jane) Cabusas; daughters, Rosemarie (James)
Estrada, Mylene (Allan)
Macabeo, Marivel (Raffy)
Rendon; brothers, Crispin
Cabusas; sisters, Elina Villerma, Lita Rojas, Aurora
Gamata; and 11 grandchildren.
Jack Seitoku
Higa, 86
Jack Seitoku Higa, 86, of
Kahului, died July 7, 2010, at
Kula Hospital, Maui.
Visitation will begin at 9
a.m. Saturday, July 17 at
Kahului Union Church, with
a Service at 10 a.m. Inurnment will follow at 2 p.m. at
Maui Memorial Park. The
family requests casual attire.
Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with the arrangements.
Mr. Higa was born on
April 23, 1924 in Puunene,
He was a retired auto mechanic.
He is survived by his
spouse, Katsuko Higa; a son,
Leighton (Lynn) Higa; two
daughters, Joyce (Kenneth)
(Ronald) Kono; a daughter in
law, Sandra Higa; two brothers, Seichi Higa and Stanley
Higa; six sisters, Yoshiko Gibo, Shizue Yonamine, Mitsuko
Shimabukuro, Sadae Yamanuha, and Alice Ohta;
seven grandchildren, Stacie
(Danny) Laferriere, Cathy
Shimizu, Ryan Kono, Jarrett
(Kristen) Shimizu, Dina Higa, Lindsay Higa, and Leila
Higa; and three great grandchildren; and predeceased by
a son, Dennis (Patricia) Higa.
Raymond Wilfred
Oliveira, 82
Oliveira, 82 of Hana, Hawaii,
passed away on July 7, 2010
at Hale Makua, Kahului.
Visitation will be held
from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
on Wednesday, July 14, 2010
at St. Mary’s Catholic
Church; Mass will start at
4:00 p.m. Visitation also 9:00
a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 15, 2010 at Ballard
Family Mortuary; Service at
11:00 a.m.; Burial to follow,
1:30 p.m. at the Maui Veteran’s Cemetery in Makawao.
Ballard Family Mortuary
is assisting with the arrangements.
Raymond was born on
October 15, 1927 in Nahiku.
He is survived by his Wife,
Ida Oliveira; Son, Sherwood
“Kalaheo” (Tracy) Oliveira;
Haleakala; Hanai Daughters,
Cheryl Padeken, Nancy Noelani Kaiwi, Alma “Ilima”
Hartman; Brother, Leonard
Oliveira; Sister, Charlotte
Valentine (Nesha) Haleakala,
Joseph (Erica) Haleakala,
Bryce (Kawehi) Oliveira,
Sandy Haleakala, Ciara
Oliveira; Great-Grandchildren, Jordan Halloway, Neff
Haleakala, Trisha Haleakala,
Jori Haleakala, and Kalaheo
He was a retired Cowboy.
Maurice Satoshi
Serio “Pops” Dofa, 84 Jo, 75
Serio “Pops” Dofa, 84, of
Lahaina, died June 28, 2010,
at Maui Memorial Medical
Center, Wailuku.
Visitation will begin at 10
a.m. Friday, July 16 at Nakamura Mortuary with a Service at 11:30 a.m. Burial will
follow at 12:30 p.m. at Maui
Memorial Park. The family
requests casual attire.
Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with the arrangements.
Mr. Dofa was born June
16, 1926, in Waipahu, Oahu.
He was the son of Hilario and
Lorensia Dofa.
He was a field worker
with Pioneer Mill Company.
He is survived by two
sons, Charles Edward (Barbra) Dofa and Harold Timothy Dofa; four daughters, Johanna Lynn (Stanley) Abihai,
Janice Dofa-Yakut, Teresa
(Gustavo) Romero, and
Stephanie (Dean) Rickard;
two sisters, Magie Dofa
Naone and Dolly Dofa; and
13 grandchildren and 7 greatgrandchildren.
Maurice Satoshi Jo., 75,
of Wailuku, died July 2,
2010, at his residence. He
was born June 19, 1935, in
Private services were held.
Ballard Family Mortuary
assisted with the arrangements.
Mr. Jo retired as the Regional Vice-President of
American Savings Bank on
Maui, Molokai, and Lanai.
He is survived by his wife,
Yvonne Jo; daughters, Malorie Arisumi, Michelle Wright,
and Arianne Chung; brother,
Lance Jo; sister, Charlotte
Shoda; grandchildren; CJ,
Chris, Dallas, Austin, Brandon, Ashley, Brittany, and
Mark Joseph
Feliciano, 42
Carol Mae Moniz, 75, of
Pukalani, died on Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at her residence under Hospice care.
Visitation will be held 9
a.m., mass 11 a.m. on
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at
the St. Joseph Catholic
Church; followed by burial
11:45 a.m. at the church
Mortuary is assisting with the
She was born on April 29,
1935 in Makawao.
She is a retired school bus
driver for Robert’s of Hawaii.
She is survived by two
sons, Allen W. Moniz and
Manuel (Shauna) Moniz Jr.;
two daughters, Carolyn
(John) De Coite Sr. and Margaret (Allen) Sanches Sr.;
twelve grandchildren; twelve
great grandchildren; one
aunt, Justina Bivens; two
nieces; and one sister-in-law.
Mark Joseph Feliciano, 42
of Haiku, Maui, passed away
on July 3, 2010 in Makena.
Visitation will be held
from 5:00 p.m. to
9:00 p.m. on Saturday,
July 17, 2010, at Ballard
Family Mortuary; Service
will begin at 7:00 p.m.; Cremation will follow the service.
Ballard Family Mortuary
is assisting with the arrangements.
Mark was born on August
15, 1967 in Wailuku, Maui.
He is survived by his Wife,
Cassandra Feliciano; Daughters, Chenoa “Sphaecial” Feliciano, Chalace Celeste
Puakai Feliciano, Chaia
Anela Feliciano; Mother,
Roseline (Edward) De Mello;
Sisters, Jo-Ann (Mark) Potter, Tracy (Damien Carbonel)
Feliciano; Brother, Garret Feliciano;
Cheyle Labuanan, and ChaeAleeshia Feliciano Labuanan.
He was a self-employed
Carol Mae
Moniz, 75
Brandon Kau’u’hane
Queen, 36
Queen, 36, of Kahului, died
Sunday, July 4, 2010 at the
Maui Memorial Medical
Memorial services will be
held for him 5:30 p.m. on
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at the
King’s Cathedral, Kahului.
Mortuary is assisting with the
He was born on October
09, 1973 in Hawaii.
He was a former chef with
The Coconut Grill Restaurant.
He is survived by his wife,
Gerianne Queen; one son,
Queen; two daughters, Zianna
Queen; two sisters, Shayne
Sue and Kainoa Lato.
Katherine Theresa
Valley, 89
Katherine Theresa Valley,
89 of Kihei, Maui, passed
away on July 7, 2010 at Hale
Makua, Wailuku.
She was taken back to
Michigan to be laid to rest.
Ballard Family Mortuary
is assisting with the arrangements.
Katherine was born on
August 13, 1920 in Hungary.
She is survived by her Husband, Albert Valley; Caregiver, Napua Namoku of
Makawao; Brother, George
Schoen of Michigan; SisterIn-Law, Eve Schoen of Florida; and Niece, Maryann Edwards of Florida
She was a retired Inspector of Medicine for a Pharmaceutical Company.
Brian Yoshikawa, 54
Brian Lee Yoshikawa, 54,
of Wailuku, died June 28
2010, at his home in Wailuku.
Visitation will begin at 10
a.m. Saturday, July 17 at
Nakamura Mortuary, with a
Service at 11 a.m. The family
requests aloha attire.
Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with the arrangements.
Mr. Yoshikawa was born
June 28, 1956, in Honolulu.
He was the son of Iwao and
Amy Yoshikawa.
He was an associate with
Home Depot.
He is survived by his companion, Ruth Tabin; daughter,
Brandi Yoshikawa; two step
daughters, Brandy (Brad)
Cabero Henderson and
Jeanette Romero; a brother,
Alvin (Carol) Yoshikawa;
two sisters, Patty Fujimoto
and Lynette Yoshikawa; and
four Grandchildren.
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Noboru Robert “Mike” Higa
June 4, 1935 - June 17, 2010
Noboru Robert Higa, also known as
“Mike” to his Ohana, passed away on
June 17, 2010 in Citrus Heights,
California at the age of 75.
Born on June 4, 1935 in Wailuku,
Maui, he was the youngest in a family
of twelve brothers & sisters. He was
a carpenter by trade and moved from
Kahului, Maui to Dublin, California in
1980, where he ultimately retired.
He was preceded in death by his wife,
Elizabeth Junko Higa and son, Michael Nobuo Higa.
He is survived by his sons, Nathan (Kimberley) Higa, Glenn (Anaselia)
Higa; step-daughter, Gail Fujimoto; step-son, Gary Dias; brother,
Kiyoshi (Sandy) Higa; 11 Grandchildren, Makena Uilani and Michael
Takeo-Kai Higa, Dalila Elizabeth Higa, Randy Chavarria, Rudy and Liza
Nakooka, Lovely, Lacy, Breeze and Maui Nakooka-Dias; 2 greatgrandchildren, Estrella and Leo Nakooka-Dias.
A Celebration of Life memorial service was held on Father’s Day-June
20th in the mainland. He will be cremated, with the final resting spot
at Maui Memorial Park in Wailuku, with his son Michael. Burial
services will occur in early 2011 - family and friends will be notified
of the date and are welcome to attend.
Memories/stories/condolences may be sent to the Higa Ohana at 1503
Olympic Circle, Rocklin, CA 95765.
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Arthur Felix Pa‘ahana, Sr.
Nov. 20, 1925 – July 11, 2005
With me always,
van Sanden
May 9th, 1924 –
July 2nd, 2010
Dagmar had lived on Maui for 27
Las Vegas for her remaining life
with her son, Keith, and family.
Dagmar was an inspiration to us
all, she worked with Mother Theresa for 6 months, feeding
the poor and sick in Calcutta, India... She had a lot of
aloha with others and always helped when needed. We will
all miss her deeply and she will always be in our hearts...
She leaves behind her only son, Keith; her daughter-in-law
Dolores; her 7 grandchildren, Chris, Desiree (Marc),
Keena, Leilani, Kimo, Bootsie; and her 7 greatgrandchildren, Devon, Ane, Ryan, Maisie, Iris, Natty, Eric,
A gathering of friends will be held on Sunday, July 18 at 8
a.m. at Kalama Park (across from the Island Surf
Building). Contact John Sanderson [email protected]
or (w) 879-4266 (h) 874-0614.
of Kahului went home to the Lord
on July 2, 2010.
“Tony” was born on May 8,
1918 in Santa Maria, Philippines.
He retired as a drip irrigation
maintenance crew chief from H C & S Co. in 1983.
He is survived by his daughters, Milagros Bernardo and Dr.
Bernadette (Benjamin Bresnick) Bernardo; his grandsons, Jeremy
McMillen and Tyler, Gabriel, and Adam Bresnick; his nieces Elizabeth
(Conrado) Bernardo-Corpuz, Natividad Ugalino, Dominga Ebojo, and
Analene (Dario) Ebojo Dy; his nephews, Rodrigo Bernardo and Ed
(Anne) Lazo; several other nieces and nephews in the Philippines; and
many grandnieces, grandnephews, great grandnieces and great
He is preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Esther (Dagdag)
Bernardo; mother, Lucina (Estrada) Lazo; his father, Simplicio
Bernardo; his brothers, Avelino Bernardo and Elpidio Lazo; his sister
Feliza Ebojo; and his grandson, Anthony McMillen.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, July 16 at Christ
the King Church, Kahului with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. Visitation
will continue at 9 a.m. on Saturday at the church, with a Mass at 9:30
a.m. Burial will follow at 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park Garden of
Meditation. Funeral arrangements are being handled through
Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary.
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