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Obituaries for Thursday, May 22, 2008

• Rosalina Robles

• Mercedes Olivas

• Duwayne Bagano

Rosalina Robles

Rosalina A. Robles of Koloa died April 23, 2008, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 62. Born Aug. 30, 1945, in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte Philippines, she was a long-time employee at Tip Top Cafe & Bakery. She was also an avid baker, cook, and seamstress.

She was preceded in death by parents Jose and Remedios Agpaoa.

She is survived by husband Bienvenido Robles; daughters Christine Robles of California and Donna Robles of Oregon; son Richard Robles of Koloa; and numerous aunts, uncles, in-laws, nieces, nephews of Hawai‘i, the Mainland and the Philippines.

Friends may visit with the family at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 23, at Borthwick Mortuary Chapel in Koloa. Services will be held at 8 a.m. on Saturday, May 24, at St. Raphael’s Church in Koloa. Burial to follow at St. Raphael’s Church Cemetery in Koloa. Casual attire is suggested.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary is handling the arrangements.

Mercedes Olivas

Mercedes Leinaala Olivas of Lihu’e passed away May 7, 2008, at Wilcox Hospital at the age of 79. Born Feb. 24, 1929, she was a teacher with numerous elementary schools on Kaua‘i.

She is survived by son Michael Kipukai Olivas of Lihu‘e; daughter Marlene (Don) Olivas Greer of Lihu‘e; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Private services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary Ltd.

Duwayne Bagano

Duwayne Kokokuola Bagano of Kane‘ohe died May 14, 2008, at the age of 23. Born in Hilo, he was an auto detailer.

He is survived by mother Gwendolyn Kalani; father Duwayne; sisters Kawena Bagano, Jasmine, Jaime, Ida, Angie, Rebbecca, Heraldine, Loke, Bernice and Sweetheart Kalani, Leiolani Velasco and Tessie Brown; brothers Ezekiel Bagano, Solomon, James, Leonard, Matthew, Anthony, Ben, Adrian, Hermin, Sammie, Eddie, Mano, Samuel, Kimo, Raymond, Victor and David Kalani, Pumai Kaliloha, Adrain Corpuz and Cameron Zulevic; grandparents Nicholas and Violet Bagano; and numerous nieces, nephews and aunties.

Service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, May 24, at Island Worship Center in Anahola; scattering of ashes to follow at Kealia Beach. Casual attire is suggested. Flowers are permissible.

Arrangements are being handled by Moanalua Mortuary.


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