The Garden Island

FUNERAL NOTICES

Jul 28(1.) KUNIO AND MARY FUJII Kunio Fujii, 93, passed away on March 7, 2020. Mary Haruyo Fujii, 89, passed away on April 8, 2020 They were from Mililani, formerly of Kamuela. Kunio was born in Honokaa and was a retired University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Tropical Agriculture, Mealani Research Station Manager in Kamuela. Mary Fujii was born in Honolulu and was a retired State of Hawaii Department of Education Cook at Waimea Elementary and Intermediate School. Preceded in death by daughter, Velma, they are survived by sons, Aaron (JoAnn) and Karl (Cindy) Fujii; daughter, Cheryl Shintani, and eight grandchildren. (...) (End Date: Jul 28) (p1)
Jul 28(2.) BETSY ISHIE PELLAZAR 87, of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away at home on July 9, 2021. She was born on October 21, 1933 in Honolulu. She is survived by husband, Faustino "Foxxy", daughters, Doreen Kageura, Jo-Anne Yamane, Renee Arai, six grandchildren, twelve great- grandchildren and predeceased by daughter, Iris Arai-Shimizu. Private services will be held. Condolences will be accepted by the family C/O P. O. Box 31149, Honolulu, Hawaii 96820. Arrangements Provided By: Oahu Mortuary (End Date: Jul 28) (p1)
Jul 28(3.) ADELAIDE "MAY" SOUZA NARVAEZ Age 91, loving wife and mother, passed away comfortably at home surrounded by her family on July 6 2021. Born in Waipahu on May 1, 1930 to Manuel and Mary Souza, she is survived by her children Melvin, Yvonne, Thomas and Gwendolyn, 19 grandchildren, 19 great-grand- children, one great-great-grandchild and preceded in death by husband Thomas and son Lawrence. Services to be held at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park, Upper Chapel starting at 9:30 AM. Burial to follow at 12:00 pm. Arrangements Provided By: Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary (End Date: Jul 28) (p1)
Jul 28(4.) HARVEY C. KING June 30, 1927 - May 31, 2021 Harvey Chambers King II was born on June 30, 1927 to Donald Moore King and Inez (Zeni) Chatwell Reid King in Pittsburgh, PA. He died at 93 on May 31, 2021 after spending the evening on the deck of his house in Lanikai admiring the sunset, spotting birds, and eating dinner with his wife of 68 years, Mary. Harvey grew up in Burbank during the Depression. As a young man, he was an avid athlete, forming lifelong memories and friendships during his early years in Burbank. He joined the Marines (...) (End Date: Aug 1) (p1)
Jul 28(5.) RAY PRATT 10/16/1942 to 7/16/2021 Survived by wife Mary Lou Pratt, 2 sons, 1 daughter, 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Viewing at Ballard Family Moanaloa Mortuary- Honolulu on 8/2/2021 at 10am. (End Date: Jul 28) (p1)
Jul 28(6.) JULIA SATO NAKAMURA October 31, 1929 – July 16, 2021 Julia Sato Nakamura passed away on July 16, 2021 in Torrance, CA with her son, Alan, by her side. She was the fourth of five children born in Honolulu, Hawaii to Ichiro and Kiyoe Sato. Julia attended Robello Elementary, Central Intermediate (Core "M"), and Farrington High ('47). She earned a Bachelor of Education from the University of Hawaii in 1951, and a 5-Year Diploma from the Teachers College in 1952. Julia was a dedicated, tireless teacher who taught for the Hawaii Department of Public Instruction for four years, and for (...) (End Date: Jul 28) (p1)
Jul 28(7.) NICKOLAZ NAINOA KANESHIRO 18, passed away June 18, 2021. He attended Kaiser High School and planned on pursuing a career in graphic design & t-shirt printing. Nick was always known as a kind and gentle person. He loved boxing, skateboarding, and gaming. In his short life, Nick impacted family and friends in special ways. Always a friend you could count on. Always a brother his sister could receive encouragement from. Always a good son to his parents. We will miss him dearly. Nick is survived by his parents (Clinton & Roselita Kaneshiro), sister (Raine Kaneshiro), grandparents (Warren & Lou Ellen (...) (End Date: Jul 28) (p1)