Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 92.
A retired construction laborer,
he was born Sept. 4, 1907, in the Philippines.
He is survived by oen
daughter; Florence (Daniel) Cortez of Hanama’ulu; four sons: Edward (Louise)
Colobong of O’ahu, Robert (Betty) Colobong of LIhu’e, James (Veronica) Colobong
of Hanama’ulu, and Benjamin (Jolena) Colobong of Hilo; 18 grandchildren and 29
Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements
are being handled by Borthwick/Kaua’i Mortuary.
Morimoto of Hanama’ulu, Kaua’i, died June 22, 2000, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital
at the age of 92.
A cafeteria helper for Wilcox Elementary School, he was
born March 19, 1908, in Kukuiula, Kaua’i.
He is survived by one daughter;
Harriet Maruyama of O’ahu; two sons: Garth (Renee) Morimoto of O’ahu and
Michael (Vivian) Morimoto of California; one sister: Doris Liu of Kalaheo; 15
grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and
Private services were held. Arrangements were handled by
Louis Rapozo, Jr.
Louis Rapozo, Jr. of
Hanama’ulu, Kaua’i, died June 21, 2000, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age
A retired crane operator for Lihu’e Plantation, he was born Sept.
14, 1920, in Kealia, Kaua’i.
He is survived by three sons: Leonard “Leo”
(Laola) Rapozo of Lihu’e, Stephen Rapozo of Las Vegas, and Gerald (Rose) Rapozo
of Wailua; two sisters: Daisy (Lucas) Rapozo of Lihu’e and Eva Strickland of
San Diego, Calif.; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; several
nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends and family may call on Thursday, June
29, at Immaculate Conception Church from 10:30 a.m. where services will be
celebrated at1 p.m. Burial to follow at Kaua’i Memorial Gardens.
attire is suggested. Arrangements are being handled by
Saburo “Sharp” Ibara of Waimea died June
17, 2000, at Queen’s Medical Center at the age of 84.
A retired journeyman
carpenter for Kaua’i Builders, he was born June 1, 1916, in Waimea.
survived by his wife: Rose Tsuyako Ibara of Waimea; four sons: Richard
(Irmgaard) Ibara of Mountain View, Calif., Wilfred Ibara of Kekaha, Leslie
(Linda) Ibara of Waimea, and Thomas (Melanie) Ibara of Waimea; two daughters:
Patsy (Glenn) Nitta of Waimea, and Susan (Allen) Arquette of Waimea; 12
grandchildren; five brothers: Itsuo Ibara of Waimea, Katsuye Ibara, Hisao
Ibara, Mutsuo Ibara, and Akikazu Ibara, all of Honolulu; four sisters: Matsue
Horikawa and Shizue Harada, both of Honolulu, Mitsue Kimura of Waimea and Yaeko
Suehiro of Honolulu.
Private services were held by Rev. Ikeda of Waimea
Nishi Hongwanji. Arrangments were handled by Hosoi Garden Mortuary, Inc.