Obituaries for Sunday — April 16, 2006

• Mary Ann Kaauamo Shimatsu

• Alfredo Lagazo Curammeng

Mary Ann Kaauamo Shimatsu

Mary Ann Kaauamo Shimatsu of Kula, Maui, died April 5, 2006, at her home at the age of 73.

She was born Nov. 5, 1932, in Hana, Maui.

She is survived by 10 children: Sharon (Rick) Norrod, Vernon (Siobhan) Ching, Eugene (Geri) Ching, Wayne (Teresa) Ching, Mervin (Natalie) Ching, Leland Ching, Paulette Ching, Reinette Ching, Michele Ching and Michael (Crystal) Shimatsu; 11 brothers and sisters: Elizabeth Azeka, Michael Kaauamo, Christine Seto, Cecilia Haugen, Emily Kalalau, Solomon Kaauamo Jr., Pauline Sinenci, Jeanette Solomon, Herman Kaauwamo, James Kaauwamo Jr. and Radford Kaauamo.

Funeral services will be on Saturday, April 22, at St. Theresa’s Church. Friends may visit with the family at 9 a.m. Mass will be at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery 12:30 p.m.

The family suggests casual attire.

Arrangements are being handled by the staff of Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.

Alfredo Lagazo Curammeng

Alfredo Lagazo Curammeng of Waianae, died April 8, 2006, at home at the age of 74.

Born July 6, 1931, in Koloa, he was a retired teacher at Wai’anae High School and avid tennis coach and player.

He is survived by daughters: Diana L.C. (David) Seppelfrick of Makakilo and Alvina M.C. (Brian) Shinseki of Portland, Ore.; two grandchildren; sister, Leonora C. Albayalde of Honolulu; brother, William L. (Gloria) Curammeng Sr. of Lihu’e; mother-in-law, Cora Galut; sister-in-law, Marites Galut, many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, atBorthwick Mortuary. Service wil begin at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at the National Memorial Cemeteryof the Pacific at 1 p.m.

Arrangements are being handled by the staff of Borthwick Mortuary on O’ahu.


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