Obituaries published October 11, 2001

Chiyoko Miura, Coleta Etrata Alejandro

Chiyoko Miura

Chiyoko Miura of Kapa’a, Kaua’i, formerly of Hilo, Hawai’i, died at Leahi Hospital in Honolulu on Oct. 4, 2001 at the age of 83.

Born in Kapa’a, Kaua’i. She was the proprietor of Sahara Dry Cleaning, a member of the Kapa’a Jodo Mission Kyodan and Fujinkai.

She is survived by sons: Gerald (Carol Miura of Honolulu and Steve (Eve) Miura of Hilo; daughters: Jean (Allan) Morimoto of Aiea, Judith (Dr. Milton) Fujiuchi of Hilo, and Karen (Daniel) Yamaguchi of Kapa’a; brother: Atsushi “Archie” Sahara of Lihu’e; sisters: Yoshiko (Warren) Furuhashi and Itsuyo Kashiwada both of Honolulu; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren; nephews, nieces and many other relatives.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, Oct. 12, 4 p.m. at the Kapa’a Jodo Mission; funeral service over the ashes will begin at 5 p.m.

Arrangements are being handled by Moanalua Mortuary.

Coleta Etrata Alejandro

Coleta Etrata Alejandro of Koloa, Kaua’i, died at Wilcox Memorial Hospital, on Oct. 5, 2001, at the age of 58.

Born in Bago, Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines on Aug. 8, 1943, she worked at the Hyatt Regency Kaua’i Inspectress Rooms Division.

She is survived by her husband: Arsenio Alejandro of Koloa; two daughters: Jennily (Gregory Allen) Saguid of Lawa’i; Michaelyn Etrata of Kailua, Kona; two sons: Frederick (Shanlyn) Etrata of Koloa; Warren Etrata of Koloa; three brothers: Fernando (Pacita) Butac of Koloa; Tante (Gloria) Butac of Lihu’e; Querino Butac of the Philippines; one sister: Antonia Butac of the Philippines; one grandchild: Tyrone Etrata, nieces, nephews & cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, Oct. 12, at Koloa Missionary Church from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. and again on Saturday, Oct. 13, at Koloa Missionary Church from 8:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Where services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Kaua’i Memorial Gardens. Casual attire is suggested.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kaua’i Mortuary.


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