FUNERAL NOTICES

Dec 6(1.) RONALD KEIJI TOMA Ron, 78, passed away peacefully after a long battle with Lymphoma on November 14, 2019. He retired as a curriculum Educational Director for the State of Hawaii DOE. He was a proud graduate of Hilo High and the University of Hawaii. He is survived by his wife Yvonne; daughter Nelwyn (Eric) Yee; grandchildren, Nathan and Allison, and brother Wayne (Nora) Toma. Celebration of Life on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at the Pacific Club, Honolulu. Visitation: 9:30 a.m.; Services: 10:00 a.m. with fellowship to follow. Aloha attire. Family requests no flowers. (End Date: Dec 6) (p1)
Dec 6(2.) STEPHEN MICHAEL MCMENAMIN Passed on November 20, 2019 at his home in Temecula, CA. The retired CIO of Hawaiian Electric, he was 64 years old. Born in NYC, Steve was the son of the late Hugh & Elizabeth McMenamin. He is survived by his wife, daughter, son-in-law, granddaughters, brother, sisters, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. Steve was a long-surviving heart transplant recipient. He was devoted to living life to the fullest. In love with Hawaii and the warm people who taught him the Aloha spirit, he will be remembered fondly as a brilliant, generous man, who enjoyed teaching, (...) (End Date: Dec 6) (p1)
Dec 6(3.) FRANCIS KIYOSHI HIRATA 78 of Hawaii Kai, passed away on August 16, 2019. He was born on February 8, 1941. Served in the U.S. Air Force and had a family business, Hirata Chevron in Moiliili and retired from the Department of Transportation. Survived by wife, Mable; children Denise Druckman, Debbie Hirata and Dean (Tam-Que) Hirata; grandchildren Allison, Kyle, Curran & Quinn; brother Edward Hirata. Private service held. Arrangements Provided By: Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary LLC (End Date: Dec 6) (p1)
Dec 4(4.) TY TAMISHIGE YOSHITAKE Age 93, of Honolulu, passed away on November 24, 2019 at Queen's Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. Ty was a U.S. Army CWO-4 and a counterintelligence agent. He then retired after 23 years and began working for the Federal Trade Commission. Pre-deceased by wife Tammy and children Cheryl and Keith. Ty is survived by his siblings Kikue Yahata, Yasushi Yoshitake and Saeko Yoshida. COMMITTAL SERVICE 9:30 A.M. ON WED., DECEMBER 11, 2019 AT THE NATIONAL MEMORIAL CEMETERY OF THE PACIFIC (PUNCHBOWL) WITH MILITARY HONORS. RECEPTION TO FOLLOW AT NUUANU MEMORIAL PARK & MORTUARY. Arrangements Provided (...) (End Date: Dec 8) (p1)