Obituaries for Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013

Steven M. VictorinoHelena AciertoScott A. Theis

Steven M. Victorino

Steven Maurice Victorino, 68, of Lihue passed away at his home, surrounded by his family, on October 12, 2013. He was born at 12:01 a.m. on January 1, 1945, in Lihue, Kauai. He was the first baby of the New Year for the State of Hawaii.  He retired from Hawaiian Airlines as a supervisor and also from Paradise Service Station as a manager. He recently held a temporary position at Kauai Community College as a campus security officer.

He was preceded in death by son, Steven M. Victorino, Jr. and father, Louis Victorino.

He is survived by his wife, Julie Victorino of Lihue; daughters, Tammi (Mark) Marchant of Wailua; Donna (Ray) Smith of Lihue; granddaughters, Chloe and Jessica Marchant; mother, Margaret Machado Victorino of Lihue; brothers, Ronald (Marie) Victorino, Sr., and Patrick (Sue) Victorino, Sr., both of Wailua; brother-in-law, LeRoy (Sandi) Silva of Colorado; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, October 26, 2013; at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Kapaia from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. with Mass to be celebrated at 10 a.m.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa.

Helena Acierto

Helena “H” Acierto of Kapaa, Kauai passed away on October 2, 2013, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 84. She was born on April 27,1929, in Eleele, Kauai. She was a Homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Basilio and Palabia Dabin;  Brothers, Eulogio and Laureano “Larry” Dabin; Sister, Cosmiana “Ann” Parrilla; Son, Allen “Moose” Lopez; Grandson, Anthony Waipa;  Granddaughter, Julianna M. Lopez; Great Granddaughter, Deysha K. Machado.

She is survived by her husband, Contrado Acierto; Sons, Martin “Ali” Birtodaso, Jr.; Garrick Lopez; Ronald (Jeanette) Lopez; Frederick “Joe” (Lihue) Lopez; Edmund “Eddie” (Kim) Acierto; Daughters, Kathlyn Christian; Melissa Dabin; Esther (Raynard) Machado; Bernadette “Bernie” (Shilo) Pa; 33 Grandchildren; 42 Great grandchildren; 4 Great great grandchildren; Brother, Miguel “Mike” (Linda) Albete; Sister in law, Lucy Dabin; Brother in law, Henry (Jackie) Parrilla; Hanai Daughter, Fran (Steve) Hollinger; Numerous Aunties, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at St. Catherine’s Church in Kapaa 8 to 9:45 a.m., view 10 a.m., Service, Inurnment to follow at St. Catherine’s Church Cemetery.

Scott A. Theis

Scott A. Theis of Kalaheo passed away unexpectedly on October 11, 2013, at his residence at the age of 39. He was born at Tripler Army Medical Hospital, Oahu on March 20, 1974. He had been employed with Holo Holo Charters, PMRF-MWR, ITTMarine Department- Port Allen, Outfitters Kauai and Syngenta Co.

He is survived by his son Gabriel Theis of Kalaheo and his daughter, Samantha Mabanag of Weisbaden, Germany. He is also survived by his parents, Fred and Norma Theis of Kalaheo, brother, Ryan Theis of Puhi, Grandmother, Marie Boehm of Illinois and numerous Aunties, Uncles, Cousins and many, many, close friends.

A celebration of his life will be held Friday, October 18, 2013, at Holy Cross Church. Per Scott’s wish he continued to give with organ donations thru Legacy of Life, Hawaii and then cremation. Friends may visit with the family on Friday, October 18, 2013, at Holy Cross Church, Kalaheo. Visitation 1:30 to 3 p.m. Mass to be celebrated at 3 p.m.

Casual attire and no flowers requested. Any donations will go to a fund for his children.

Arrangements are being handed by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd


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