Obituaries for Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Susan A. Linoz Butacan

Susan A. Linoz Butacan, 67, of Lihue, passed away on Nov. 26, 2017, at Wilcox Medical Center.

She was born on Oct. 14, 1950, in Lihue.

She was preceded in death by parents Dalmacio and Feliza Linoz, brother Leonard Linoz, and sister Innocencia Linoz.

She is survived by sons Robert (Renee Navarro) Linoz and Douglas (Pearl) Butacan, daughters Roberta Linoz and Stephanie Rodrigues, grandchildren Kaimana Navarro Linoz, Kawika Navarro Linoz, Kekoa Smith, Ashley Green and Scott Kaohelaulii, sisters Linda Paza, Charleen (Glen) Ganeku, Theresa Kihano and Charmaine Duarte, brothers Howard (Luz) Linoz, Derrick Linoz, John (Ruth) Linoz and Brandon Linoz, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, Jan. 27, at 11 a.m. at Koloa Neighborhood Center for a celebration of life.

The family sugests casual attire.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Reinaldo Alonzo Aurelio

Reinaldo Alonzo Aurelio, 66, of Lihue, passed away on Dec. 26, 2017, at Straub Hospital.

Born on Nov. 14, 1951, in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines, he was a retired school van driver.

He is survived by wife Lucrecia Cubangbang Aurelio of Lihue, brothers Nestor (Lita) Aurelio, Fernando Aurelio and Oscar (Brenda) Aurelio, all of the Philippines, and Tony (Josie) Aurelio of Lihue, sisters Lita Marcos of Honolulu, Vina Aurelio of California and Anabel Aurelio of the Philippines, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, Jan. 26, at Borthwick Kauai Mortuary chapel in Koloa from 6 to 9 p.m., and again on Saturday, Jan. 27, at Immaculate Conception Church, from 8 to 9:45 a.m., where Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m.

Burial will follow at Kalapaki Bay Memorial Park.

The family suggests casual attire.

Terry Lei Na‘ihe

Terry Lei Na‘ihe peacefully passed away on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Garden Island Rehabilitation and Healthcare. She was born on June 28, 1954, in Honolulu.

She was preceded in death by her mother Patricia Ross Ashbaker, father Richard Lewis Ashbaker, and grandparents H.P and Kathryn Ross.

She is survived by sister Beverly (Chris) Sorensen, sons Mahiai Richard Na‘ihe Lawaia, Edward Na‘ihe, former husband Charles Na‘ihe, granddaughters Kinohi O‘ Nani Pattilei Na‘ihe, Kaua Noe O‘ Kalani Angelei Na‘ihe, and their mother Tiffany Angelei Mahelona, grandson Aula‘i Na‘ihe and his mother Kapio Ching.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, Jan. 28, at 10 a.m. at Anahola Beach Park. Scattering of her ashes will follow.

Plumeria flowers and lei welcome.

Kauai Memorial Gardens &Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Catherine Camara Costa

Catherine Camara Costa of Lihue passed away at Garden Isle Health Care on Jan. 18, 2018, at the age of 82. She was born in Lihue on Nov. 7, 1935, and was a child care provider.

She was preceded in death by husband Richard Costa Sr.

She is survived by children Doreen (Glen) Owen of Las Vegas, Darlene (Milton) Yamase of Waimea and Richard (Verna) Costa Jr. of Kapaa, granddaughters Rebecca Owen of Las Vegas and Jillian Yamase of Seattle, sisters Daisy Griffin of Oahu and Elsie Tom of the Big Island, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, Jan. 25, at Immaculate Conception Church, with visitation from 9 a.m. and Mass celebrated at 10 a.m. Inurnment will follow at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery.

Kauai Memorial Gardens &Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Mac Duldulao Layaoen

Mac Duldulao Layaoen, of Puyallup, Washington, passed away on Jan. 15, 2018, at Samaritan Hospital at the age of 50.

Born on March 21, 1967 in Waimea, he was an instrumentation engineer with AeroTEC Company.

He was preceded in death by father-in-law Kazu Nicholas Hulu Taniguchi Jr. and mother-in-law Aurelia “Rae” Miguel Taniguchi.

He is survived by parents Mac and Dely Layaoen, wife Shalamae Layaoen, daughters Sierra Lani Layaoen and Sharlyssa Lei‘ala Layaoen, sons Mac Kainoa Nicholas (Jayme) Layaoen and Micah Keanu Nicholas (Stephanie) Layaoen, brother Jeffrey Duldulao (Lokelani Kenolio) Layaoen, sisters Adele Layaoen (Shawn) Marlin and Donna Layaoen (Cory) Yamaguchi, grandchildren Adi Lynn Layaoen, Mac Alika Nicholas Layaoen and Keoni Lee Nicholas Layaoen, and numerous aunties and uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, Feb. 2, at St. Raphael Church in Koloa from 9 a.m., followed by Mass at 10 a.m., followed by burial at Kauai Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe, with lunch at St. Raphael Church after the burial.

Arrangements were handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.


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