Obituaries for Friday, May 25, 2012

• Misao Tanaka • Roy Inouye • Fernando Dizol Jr. • Francis Pahia • Santiago Cadaos • Sadamu Daida • Harriette Yoshino

Misao Tanaka

Misao Tanaka, 100, of Kapa‘a, was born on June 22, 1911 in Hilo, and died March 17, 2012 in Torrance, Calif.

Funeral services were private.

She is survived by her children, Iris (Edwin) Fujii, Lois (Robert) Tanaka and Lei (Arthur) Azama, six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Any donation may be made in her name to the Kapa‘a Jodo Mission at 4524 Hauaala Rd., Kapa‘a, Hawai‘i 96746.

Roy Inouye

Roy M. Inouye, 83, of Galveston, Texas, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012, at UTMB Hospital. He was born March 10, 1929, in Kapa‘a Kaua‘i, Hawai‘i. Roy served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II and then worked for the ILA for 30 years. He then served for 17 years as a lieutenant for the Port of Galveston police force. Roy was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rachel “Lila” Inouye and his brother and sisters in California and Hawai‘i.

He is survived by his children: Roy M. Inouye, Jr.; Susan Aleman and husband, Oscar; Eileen Inouye and husband, Robert; Carolyn Cano and husband, Martin; Andrew Inouye (Kayla); and devoted adopted grandson, Roy M. Inouye, III; grandchildren Jessica, Michael, Bobby, and Ashley Hernandez; Vic Gonzalez, Jr.; Monica, Andrea, and Tina Cano; Enrique, Crystal, and Tina Inouye; Sienna Nichols; and numerous nieces, nephews, and great-grandchildren.

Roy’s family will receive visitors beginning at 5:30 pm, Friday, May 25, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home. A memorial service will begin at 6:30 pm.

Fernando Dizol Jr.

Fernando “Sonny” Dizol Jr., of Koloa, Kaua‘i, Hawai‘i died on May 17, 2012, at Straub Hospital, O‘ahu at the age of 78.

He was born on December 28, 1933, in Kilauea, Kaua‘i. He retired from the County of Kaua‘i Parks and Recreation division. He was also a veteran in the United States Navy.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fernando and Sylvia Kaho‘ohanohano Dizol Sr. He is survived by his wife, Zina Kilauano Dizol of Koloa; five sons, Fernando (Francine) Dizol III of Lihu‘e, Alan Dizol Sr. of Colorado, Mark (Dawn) Dizol of Lawa‘i, James (Zenaida) Dizol of Koloa, Kekoa (Delia) Dizol of Koloa; seven daughters, Vicki Mostofo of Colorado, Selina (Rolando) Galvan of Colorado, Kawailani Kilauano of Kekaha, Elizabeth Dizol of Koloa, Raylene “Sissy” Kahale of Koloa, Andra Ota of Lihu‘e, Leanora Kaiaokamalie of Koloa; one brother, Alex Dizol of Missiouri; one sister, Eleanor Tamura of Honolulu; 20 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit the family on Friday June 1, 2012, at Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints, Kekaha Ward. Visitation at 9 a.m. Servcies to be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kekaha Hawaiian Cemetery. Luncheon to follow.

Family suggest casual attire. Arrangements by, Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary, Koloa, Kaua‘i

Francis Pahia

Francis Pahia died at the age of 85 on May 5, 2012, peacefully at home. He was born on March 16, 1927, in Honolulu. He was retired from the United States Air Force and the Operating Engineers. He also worked for Hawaiian Telephone, Tom Okada Trucking Company, and the State Tile Company.

he was predeceased by daughter Darlene Kaanoi and son James Daniel Pahia.

He is survived by his wife, Elsie Abigail Kaui Ornellas Pahia, daughters, Patricia Kanohokula, Laura Limo (Ernie), Linda Canincia (Robert), Charlene Omura (Letty), and Karen Pahia; son Gary Francis Pahia; brother John of Las Vegas, sister Rose Gleason of Mililani; 26 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren; step-children Henry (Rowena) Ornellas, Katherine (Samuel) Huddy Sr., Patsy (Francis) Hapenney and Daniel Kama, and 12 Grandchildren, 22 Great-grandchildren, 11 Great-grandchildren.

Visitation 9 a.m.-10 a.m., services 10 a.m.-11 a.m. on June 13, 2012, at Mililani Makai Chapel. Burial to follow at Punchbowl Cemetery. Casual attire, flowers welcome.

Santiago Cadaos

Santiago Quiamas Cadaoas of ‘Oma‘o died at home on May 7, 2012, at the age of 84. He was born in ‘Ele‘ele, Kaua‘i on Oct. 2, 1927, and retired from the County of Kaua‘i as a mechanic.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Paula; son, Steven; daughter, Norma; parents, Pastor Cadaoas and Juana Quiamas and sister, Rosalia Pagtulingan.

He is survived by his three daughters, Della (Charlie) Silva of Koloa, Kathleen Cabral of Lawai, Valerie (Calvin) Lagazo of Waimea; brother, Dennis (Pilar) Mabini; sisters, Evelyn (Ernest) Johnston of Lihu‘e, Florencia Pascua of the Philippines; 8 grandchildren, Shawn (Dawn) Silva of ‘Oma‘o, Sheldon (Stacie) Silva of Utah, Tiffany Cabral of Las Vegas, Nicole (Don) Okami of Las Vegas, Kanoe (Troy) Hayden of Wailua, Amber Cabral of Lihu‘e, Ashley Lagazo of Arizona, Vakeesha Lagazo of Waimea; 12 great-grandchildren, Shaylyn and Hailey Silva of ‘Oma‘o, Colby, Braxton and Jayden Silva of Utah, Tynoa Shigemoto of Las Vegas, Zayden and Mason Okami of Las Vegas, Ethan and Sierra Hayden of Wailua, Makoa Vanaman of Lihu‘e, Mikela Ginevra of Arizona; numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2012, at Holy Cross Church with viewing from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and Mass celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens.

Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the Cadaoas family with arrangements.

Sadamu Daida

Sadamu Daida of Lawa‘i, Kaua‘i, died on April 9, 2012, at Hale Kupuna Heritage at the age of 94. Born on Oct. 18, 1917, in Koloa, Kaua‘i, he was a retired heavy equipment operator with the County of Kaua‘i, a member of Medical Detachment 100th Battalion 442nd Infantry Regiment, and a veteran of WWII.

 He was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys Shizuka Daida; parents, Reisaku and Akino Daida; brothers, Iwao Daida, Susumu Daida, Kayan Daida, and Sueto (Shirley) Daida; and a brother-in-law, Harry Fukushima.

He is survived by two sons, Bruce Daida of Lawa‘i and Barry (Merle) Daida of Mililani; four daughters, Gloria (Robert) Camp of Fallbrook, Calif., Darlene (Richard) Daida-Martin of Kalispell, Mont., Joy (Keith) Faufata of Ainakoa, Hawai‘i, and Sherry (Michael) Andrade of Lawa‘i, Hawai‘i; seven grandchildren, Eric (Christy) Dannenberg, Melani Dannenberg, Kayla Faufata, Noelle Faufata, Skye (Victor) Andrade Ngo, Michael Daida, and Paige Daida; four great-grandchildren, Austin, Ashlyn, Callie, and Tayler Dannenberg; two brothers, Masami (Margaret) Daida of Santa Rosa, Calif., and Masao (Adeline) Daida of Maui; a sister, Machie Fukushima of Kapahi, Hawa‘i; sisters-in-law, Toshie Daida of Lawa‘i and Nancy Daida of Lihue; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2012, at the Kaua‘i Veterans Cemetery. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Service to begin at 11 a.m., with Military Honors to follow.      

The family suggests casual attire.

Arrangements are being handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Harriette Yoshino

Harriette Ululani Dias Yoshino died peacefully on Sunday, May 6, at the Queen’s Medical Center on O‘ahu, surrounded by her family. Harriette worked as a clerk at the Department of Motor Vehicles.

She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth Shigeru Yoshino and sister Beryl Mapuana Bruhn.

She is survived by her four daughters, Karen (Claude) Lumacad, Lianne Yoshino, Noreen (Kurt) Javinar, Elise (Jesse) Guirao; nine grandchildren, Nicole and Jason Lumacad, Lee Yoshino, Kurtis, Kolby and Keenan Javinar, Isaac and Amber Lopes and Elijah Guirao; two great-grandchildren Kainalu Lumacad Aguinaldo and Kieren Lumacad and godson Shawn Tyler Ah Mow.

A celebration of life will be held at the Koloa Borthwick Mortuary on Saturday, June 2. Visitation from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. with service to follow. A private family burial will be held on Monday, June 4.

The family suggests casual attire. Arrangements by Koloa Borthwick Mortuary.


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