FUNERAL NOTICES

Oct 18(1.) AURORA ANGELES (AVECILLA) FRUEHLING (November 3, 1934-July 1, 2017) Aurora Angeles (Avecilla) Fruehling of Honolulu passed away peacefully at age 82 on July 1, 2017, at The Queens Medical Center of Honolulu. Present were her husband, Royal, her daughter, Christine, and two of her cousins Toni Torres and Lita Leonhardt. Her son, Everett, arrived the next day. She is survived by her immediate family of her husband, her son, her daughter, three grandchildren, and her brother, Alfonso Avecilla, of San Jose, CA. Born in Honolulu, she attended Kapalama, Stevenson, and Roosevelt Schools, and graduated from The American School in Manila. (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(2.) NORMA UKIE UEMURA AH TOU 87, of Waipahu, passed away at home on September 17, 2017. Formerly from Capt. Cook, Kona, she was an Executive Secretary for Kaiser Cement in Lualualei. Preceded in death by parents, Kichijyu & Saki Uemura; Siblings, Masato Uemura, Yoshimasa "Jerry" Uemura, Masae "Myrna" Ikehara, Masamitsu "Mame" Uemura, Kazuki "William" Uemura, Yoshiharu "Lefty" Uemura. Survived by husband, Mervyn Ah Tou of Waipahu; daughter, Evelyn "Evie" Ahlo of Waipahu; grandchildren, Bronson (Denise) Ahlo of Utah & Brandi Ahlo (Denny Benzon) of Waipahu; great-grandchildren, Kupa'a, Tia, Diesel & La'i; Sisters-in-law, Hideko Uemura of Kona, Janet Uemura of Pearl (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(3.) In Memoriam ANNA DERBY BLACKWELL August 12, 1932 October 18, 2016 Mother, Writer, Musician, Volunteer, Friend One year ago, Hawai'i lost a loving and devoted daughter, one of those born in the generation that saw the islands transition from the Territorial period, into Statehood and beyond. Anna Derby (Bond, Howe) Blackwell died peacefully at Queen's Hospital on Tuesday October 18, 2016. Anna Charlotte Kalaninuiaiamaumau Derby was born in Kapi'olani Hospital on August 12, 1932 in Honolulu, the oldest of four children born to Stephen and Dora (Cooke) Derby of Makiki Heights. A proud descendant of three missionary families, Anna grew (...) (End Date: Oct 19) (p1)
Oct 18(4.) JEANETTE JEAN L. LUNING Born on February 03, 1931. Passed away on September 27, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Dr. Alan K. Luning. She is survived by four of her six children - Valerie Lynn Luning-Akau (Happy), Michael Luning (Nancy), Henry "Hank" Luning, and Vida Cavaco. A brother Henry N. Maile (Eleanor). Grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, and nieces. A Celebration of Life will take place on Friday October 27th at the Kailua Beach Park pavilions (Lanikai side) from 10:00am - 2:00pm. A private scattering of Jean & Alan's ashes will take (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(5.) HERBERT HERB YAU HOY CHINN September 26, 2017 Dr. Herbert Y. H. Chinn, 97, of Honolulu, a renowned physician, passed peacefully in his sleep on September 26, 2017, in Honolulu. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Una Chuh Chinn; sons Dr. Herbert K. W. (Vivian) Chinn, Dr. Stephen K. B. (Gwen) Chinn, Hon. Eric K. H. (Hon. Lisa Chin) Chinn; daughters Dr. Patricia L. Chinn, Barbara C. (Fred) Lau, Wendy C. (Blake) Vance; brother Dr. Kenneth Y. T. (Lillian) Chinn; and nine grandchildren. Herbert Y. H. Chinn graduated from St. Louis High School, Western Reserve University (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(6.) SHOJI AKISADA Age 90, passed away peacefully on September 4, 2017. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on July 9, 1927, and a retiree of the US Postal Service. He will be forever remembered and cherished as a dedicated family man. He is survived by his wife, Patsy; sons Lance Akisada and Alan (Vicki) Akisada, daughter Jill (Andy) Kawano; seven grand- children - Erin (Matt) Laurent, Gavin (Stephanie) Akisada, Casey Akisada, Lindsay (Gavin) Akisada- Ventura, Mike Kawano, Brad Kawano, Katey Kawano - and four great-children; sister Grace Yokonuma. Private family service were held. Arrangements Provided By: NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(7.) FREDERICK K. FRED DUENNEBIER Frederick K. "Fred" Duennebier, loving and beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother, 73, of Honolulu, passed away peacefully on October 12, 2017 with his family by his side. Fred is survived by his wife, two children, and new grandson, as well as his three sisters, one brother, and nieces and nephews. Fred was born in 1943 in Rochester, NY. He graduated from Irondequoit High School, Trinity College, and earned his Ph.D. from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa, where for over 40 years he enjoyed teaching and research in geology & geophysics. Fred said: "I've had (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(8.) MARILYN AKRIDGE SCHANK Marilyn Akridge Schank passed away October 7, 2017 at the age of 90. She was born September 26, 1927 in Santa Monica to Roby and Lucile Akridge. After the death of her father in 1934, she and her mother moved to Salt Lake City. She earned a BS in Sociology from the University of Utah and a masters in Social Work from UC Berkeley. She also attended the Pasadena Playhouse. In 1960 she married Robert Edward Schank, a widower with 5 children she adopted and raised while managing a social work career. In 1962 the family moved (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(9.) NORA I. MORIHARA 93, of Honolulu passed a way on September 9, 2017. Survived by Gail Gierhart, Dean Morihara and Cindy Hino. Visitation Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Olivet Baptist Church. A funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
Oct 18(10.) BARBARA ANN MOON Barbara Ann Moon, age 75, of Honolulu passed away on October 8, 2017. She was born in Joplin, Missouri to Phyllis and Ray Heller on December 4, 1941. After receiving a degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, she worked at newspapers in Texas and Chicago before moving to Honolulu. Initially working as a civilian with the U.S. Navy, she joined the City and County of Honolulu, where she enjoyed a 34-year long career, retiring as a manager with the Department of Planning and Permitting (fka DLU). Her sharp intellect and personal and professional integrity were (...) (End Date: Oct 18) (p1)
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