Obituaries for Friday, August 19, 2011

• Yorie Honzaki • Coraline Ebinger • Mauro Valvieja

Yorie Honzaki

Yorie Honzaki of Lihu‘e died on Aug. 17, 2011, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 78. Born on Feb. 8, 1933, in Waimea, Kaua‘i, she was a babysitter and also worked for Tip Top Bakery.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Nizo and Okuma Honzaki and sister, Kay Okazaki.

She is survived by her sister, Naoko Ho; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary.

Coraline Ebinger

Coraline “Daling” Y. Ebinger of Kapahi died July 26, 2011, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at age 66. Born Dec. 27, 1944, in Honolulu, O‘ahu, she was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Anthony Ebinger; father, Eugene Yambaw; mother, Maxine Magsayo; sister, Yolanda Florio; and grandparents, Victor Magsayo and Flavia Suyat.

She is survived by her daughters, Cindy Lou (Stan) Moura of Hanapepe; Linda Ebinger of Kapahi and Clarissa (Wayne Jr.) Pacheco of Kapahi; grandson, Louis (Kellin Vea) Silva Jr.; granddaughter, Corrina Lynn Moura; great-granddaughters, Kanani E. Silva and Kiani H. Silva; sisters, Frances Toro of Washington; Debbie (Conrad) Negrone of Honolulu; Helena (Tenny) Watson of Las Vegas and Annette Mendiola (Curtis Yuh) of Honolulu; hanai brother, Alan Ah You and companion Joe Scalzo.

A celebration of her life will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 20, at 5891-C Kaapuni Road (Pacheco’s residence). Casual attire is suggested. A private burial will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary.

Mauro Valvieja

Mauro “Papa” Valvieja of Kapa‘a died Aug. 11, 2011, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at age 91. Born Nov. 16, 1919, in the Philippines, he was a mill tender at Lihu‘e Plantation.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Leonora Valvieja; son, Antonio Valvieja; sister, Juliana Valvieja Alayvilla; great-granddaughter, Deysha Machado; and great-grandson, Cyrus Prem.

He is survived by sons, Ernesto Valvieja, Orlando (Rae Hiramoto) Valvieja; daughter, Marlene (Philip Jr.) Eliana; daughter-in-law, Asun Valvieja; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, Aug. 20, at St. Catherine’s Church in Kapa‘a. Visitation is at 8:30 a.m. and Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary, Koloa.

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