Obituaries for Sunday — July 27, 2003

• Harold Yamamoto

• Shirleyann Oto

Harold Yamamoto

Harold Yamamoto of Koloa, Kaua‘i, died at home on July 16, 2003 at the age of 85.

He was born in Koloa on Oct. 14, 1917, he was the owner of Y. Yamamoto Store in Koloa.

He is survived by his son, Robert (Heidy) Yamamoto of Kapa‘a; daughter, Joanne (Jim) McDowall of Lawai; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Hubert (Lillian) Yamamoto of Minnesota and Walter (Doris) Yamamoto of Lawai; four sisters, Margie Piccadura of Hawaii, Janet Gerboc of O‘ahu, Amy Hand of Ohio and Barbara (Val) Hataishi of Kalaheo; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family at 3 p.m. on Monday, July 28, at the Garden Island Mortuary Chapel; service officiated by Pastor Tom Iannucci will begin at 4 p.m. Casual attire is suggested and flowers omitted.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Shirleyann Oto

Shirleyann Lokelani Oto of Kaunakakai, Molokai died at Queen’s Medical Center on July 16, 2003, at the age of 52.

She was born Aug. 17, 1950 in Hoolehua, Molokai. She was an active member of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Kaunakakai Ward.

She is survived by her sons; Richard (Nalani) Colipano of Kaua‘i, Richmond Colipano, daughters; Shirley (Leonard) Burrows and Suliana Oto of Kaua‘i, Shelly Oto, brothers: John Kalilikane, Sam Kalilikane, Laurence (Loretta) Kalilikane, Moses (Mary) Kalilikane, Raymond (Barbara) Kalilikane, Clarence Kalilikane, Jackie (Gwen) Kalilikane, Amos (Zelda) Kalilikane, Steven (Roxanne) Kalilikane, sisters; Irene (Keneth) Nakila, Florence Kalilikane, Bernice Kalilikane, Francis Hill, Josephine Edwards, Beverly Kalilikane, and five grandchildren.

Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30, at Mililani Downtown Mortuary (20 S. Kukui St.) Service at 7 p.m. The family requests aloha attire be worn. Final services and burial will be held on Molokai.


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