FUNERAL NOTICES

Feb 28(1.) KENNETH SHUNZO OHTA 83, of Waimanalo, a retired machinist, passed away on January 1, 2020. He was born in Holualoa, Hawaii. Kenneth is survived by wife, Esther; daughter Terri Ohta, son, Curtis (Alice) Ohta, son Ben (Alma) Ohta; brothers Chuji Ohta, Itsuo Ohta, Tyrone Ohta and sister Sumie Minei and two grandchildren Erin and Garret. Services will be held on March 7, 2020 (Saturday); Visitation at 3 pm, with service to begin at 4 pm at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. Arrangements Provided By: Hosoi Garden Mortuary (End Date: Feb 28) (p1)
Feb 28(2.) NOBUKO TAKAHASHI 93, of Aiea, Hawaii, passed away on December 31, 2019 in Kailua. She was born in Kalopa, Hamakua, Hawaii. Preceded in death by husband Wataru Takahashi; brothers, Richard (Pat) Toyama and Wayne (Hideo) Toyama. She is survived by daughter, Ann Takahashi (Jarod Weatherford); grandchildren: Natasha Takahashi, and twins Jenn and Jess Weatherford; brothers: Seiyu (Joyce) Toyama, Stanley (Shigeru) Toyama. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Memorial Service: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel, Waipio. No flowers please. Casual attire. (End Date: Feb 28) (p1)
Feb 28(3.) ANTONE "TONY" SOTO RODRIGUES, JR. 80, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on December 28, 2019. He was born to Antone S. Rodrigues, Sr. and Emily Beauchan on September 3, 1939 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He retired from the Hawaiian Reinforcing Steel Company after 40 years and also worked for several private contractors. Tony was preceded in death by his loving wife of 44 years, Rose Helen Leialoha Carter Rodrigues; brothers: Daniel (Diane), Calvin, Joey, Chris Sardinha and sisters: Angeline (Kenneth) Gabriel and Toni Rodrigues. He is survived by his sons: Anthony (Ho'onani) Rodrigues and (...) (End Date: Feb 28) (p1)
Feb 28(4.) ORLANDO ROSS ROSETE Age 74, of Honolulu, passed away on January 21, 2020. He is survived by his daughter Julie N. Pereira, brother Alejandro, sisters Priscilla Reyes, Aurellia (Virgilio) Baclaan, Cynthia Rosete, Christine Warner and Victoria Duff. Service will be held on March 3, 2020 at 9:00 am at the Queen Emma's Garden at 1519 Nuuanu Ave. The King Building Tea House on the right. His ashes will be placed at the National Cemetary of the Pacific at Punchbowl at 10:30 am. (End Date: Feb 29) (p1)
Feb 28(5.) BETTY SUN TAI CHING LOWE 91, of Honolulu, passed away on January 16, 2020 at home. She was born in Honolulu. Predeceased by husband, Ed Bobby Lowe, she is survived by son Michael, daughter Barbara, sister Margaret Lyau, nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, March 6th at St. Stephen Catholic Church (2747 Pali Hwy). Visitation 9:30am, Mass 11:00am. Burial to follow at 2:00pm at Nuuanu Memorial Park and Mortuary. Aloha Attire. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC (End Date: Feb 28) (p1)