Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 92. Born on Oct. 20, 1907, in the
Philippines, he was a seed man with ‘Olokele Sugar and a tractor operator for
He is survived by his wife, Anastacia “Tacing” Ganir
Acob of Wailua; one daughter: Leorie Acob of Wailua; one son: Larie Acob of
Wailua; one granddaughter: Ariel Acob of Seattle, Washington; one sister:
Enriquita (Vicente) Cubangbang of Hanama’ulu; and nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, July 20, at Borthwick Kaua’i
Mortuary Chapel from 6-9 p.m. Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Visitation is
again scheduled for Friday, July 21, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
from 9 a.m. where mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. by Father Paul. Burial
will follow at the Kaua’i Memorial Gardens. Casual attire is
Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kaua’i
Leona Omo of Kealia, Kauai, died at Wilcox Memorial
Hospital on July 13, 2000, at the age of 77.
Born April 12, 1923, she was a
retired Pantry Cook with Kauai Sands Hotel.
She is survived by: her
husband: Alfredo Omo of Kealia, Kauai; seven sons: Guillermo (Leeanne) Donayri
of Honolulu, Oahu, Richard (Paula) Donayri of Florida, Francis Donayri, Raphael
Donayri, and Charles (Helen) Omo, all of Oregon, Patrick (Jodie) Omo of
Anahola, Kauai, Alfred (Rowena) Omo of California; six daughters: Naty (Jose)
Caminos of Anahola, Beatrice (Melvin) Hirahara of Oregon, Barbara (Charles)
Soto of Kapaa, Kauai, Darlene Donayri of New Mexico, Joyce Omo of Hanamaulu,
Kauai, and Mercedes (Avery) Youn of Wailua Homesteads, Kauai; 30
grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Larry (Madeline)
Espinosa and Vernon (Phyllis) Paler, both of Wailua, Kauai, Florentino Paler of
Anahola, Kauai; two sisters: Lorencia (Donicio) Corpuz and Alice Jacintho, both
of Hanamaulu, Kauai; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
visit with the family at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 19, at Jehovah Witnesses
“Kingdom Hall” in Kapaa; service officiated by Barney Tamura will
begin at 11:30 a.m. Casual attire is suggested and that flowers be omitted.
Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.
Roland Robert “Bob” Schmidt, died July 10, 2000, at his home in
Koloa, Kauai, at the age of 78.
He was involved in the trucking business
for 40 years before retiring on Kauai with Sue, his wife of 58 years. His
early career included service and sales manager at an auto delearship,then
various jobs in transportation until he became owner of Central Coast
Trucking. His final venture was Southwest Truck Service, based in Watsonville,
which he operated in partnership with John Spear.
He was a veteran of WW
II, serving in the Aleutian Islands on a destroyer escort. He was a life
member of the Modesto Elks and the Elkhorn Yacht Club.
He is survived by
his wife, Sue, of Koloa; three daughters, Kris Hughes and Connie di Cristina
of Modesto, and Kathy Bigelow of Escalon; one sister, Wanda Morris of Anaheim;
ten grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be
offered Wednesday, July 19, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church in Modesto,
followed by interment at Lakewood Memorial Park.
Contributions may be
made to Kauai Hospice, P.O. Box 3286, Lihue, HI 96766.