Obituaries for Sunday — June 08, 2003

• Ronald Cardinez • Rosita Deang • Dianne McCusker

Ronald Cardinez

Ronald Masato Cardinez of Corona, Calif. and formerly of Placentia, Calif., died May 11, 2003, of complications from heart disease at the age of 54.

A computer analyst for Boeing, he is survived by his mother, Mitsue Estrada; daughter, Nikole Kiana Castillo; son, Clinton Keoki Cardinez; brothers, Clarence, Michael, Steven, Alex, Manolo and James; sisters, Frances, Carol, Lydia, Alicia, Celia-Marie and Nelda; grandchildren, Tiffani, Brandon, Brody and Case and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 14, at 4 p.m. at Kaumakani Ball Park.

Rosita Deang

Rosita (Rose) Olavides Deang of San Francisco, Calif., and formerly of Kilauea, died on June 2, 2003 at the age of 88.

Preceded in death by husband, Perfecto Deang Sr., daughter, Adrienne Carnes, sons, Roy O. Mandap and Calvin Deang, she is survived by sons, Robert Mandap of Wailua and Pete Deang of Las Vegas, Nev.; daughters, Carol Nagata, Las Vegas, Lorene Doelcher of Benicia, Calif., and Donna Lideros of Vacaville, Calif., she is also survived by 18 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services are pending through the Neptune Society of California.

Dianne McCusker

Dianne June Allen McCusker formerly known as Dianne Mundon died at the Great Western Hospital, Swindon, Wiltshire on May 7, 2003 at the age of 63. Born in London, England, on June 19, 1939. Dianne lived on Kauai for 25 plus years before moving back to London.

She is survived by sons: Bobby Mundon of Honolulu, John (Diane) Mundon of Kapaa, Lawrence (Shanlyn) Mundon of Kapaa; daughter, Michelle (Matthew) Vidinha of Hilo; sisters, Pam (Jim) Rogers, Sheila Cronin, Barbara Allen all of London England, 14 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday, June 8, 4 p.m. at the Kapaa First Hawaiian Church. Scattering of ashes will be held on Monday, June 9. Casual attire is suggested and flowers omitted.


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