Obituaries for Nov. 15, 2016

• Thomas ‘Ondo’ R. Refamonte • Ines Bumanglag Macatombas

Thomas ‘Ondo’ R. Refamonte

Thomas “Ondo” R. Refamonte of Hanamaulu, Kauai, Hawaii passed away on Oct. 27, 2016, at the age of 74.

Born on March 28, 1942, in Lihue, Kauai, he was a retired landscaper and welder.

Preceded in death by: father, Tomas Refamonte, mother, Leonicia Cuyo and wife, Josephine Refamonte

Thomas is survived by: daughters, Terrece Refamonte, Tonia Refamonte, Taneil (Levi) Hirokane, sons, Todd (Addie) Refamonte

Tomme Joe (Melissa) Refamonte, Troy (Keani) Refamonte, sisters, Doris Refamonte, Janet (Ming) Largusa, Pearl (Raymond) Awana, brother, Ronald (Koren) Refamonte 12 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, numerous aunties, uncles nieces and nephews.

The Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lihue.

Visitation will be at 8 a.m. and Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m.

Arrangements By: Borthwick Kauai Mortuary, Koloa, Kauai

Ines Bumanglag Macatombas

Ines Bumanglag Macatombas died peacefully at her home in Hanamaulu on Oct. 22, 2016, at the age of 82. She was preceded in death by her husband Isabelo Barayuga Macatombas Sr., parents Cecilia Bonilla and Bonifacio Gonzales Bumanglag, and sister Rita Inovero.

She was born in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte, Philippines on April 20, 1934. She was a self-employed seamstress, laundry attendant for Coco Palms Hotel, and a bus aide for Akita Enterprises, Ltd.

Ines is survived by her sons “Billy” Jr. and Victor (Wendy) Macatombas of Hanamaulu, daughters Cynthia (Scott) Libert of Lihue and Irene Macatombas of Washington state, grandsons Matthew (Lovie) and David Macatombas, granddaughters Jasmine Libert and Rachael Macatombas, great-grandson Lokela Kiyoji Kealoha Kelekoma-Macatombas, brothers Quirino (Jesusa), Gavino (Isabel), Chris (Anastacia), Manuel (Rosalinda), Rudy (Lori) all of Oahu, Luciano Ponciano “Larry” (Lei) Bumanglag of Salinas, CA and sisters Fidela (Serafin) Arzaga, Linda (Tony) Salvador both of Oahu and Servilliana (Ponciano) Fiesta of the Philippines.

Private services were held and burial followed at Kauai Memorial Gardens. The family acknowledges Pastor “Dong” and Connie Nadarisay of The Way of Salvation Church and Kauai Adult Day Health Center.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the Macatombas family with arrangements.

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