Obituaries for Sunday, December 3, 2017

Bernardo Olores

Bernardo Olores, 89, of Kekaha, passed away at his home on Nov. 28, 2017.

Born on Nov. 18, 1928, in Honolulu, Hawaii, he was a retired service truck driver with Kekaha Planation and also he was in the Army.

He was preceded in death by his father Francisco Olores, mother Pelagia Carillio, brother Frederico Olores, and sisters Lourdes Unciano, Fortunata Amulacion and Angela Machado.

He is survived by his wife Mildred Olores of Kekaha; two sons, Christopher (Claire) Olores of Hanapepe and Vicent (Merlie) Olores of Lihue; one daughter, Debra Olores of Kekaha; three grandchildren, Joshua Olores, Casandra Olores and Courtlaud Olores; three great-grandchildren, Jaysha Olores, Jaylynn Olores and Joshua Olores, Jr.; three brothers, Valeriano (Evelyn) Olores of Kekaha, Fernando (Kun) Carillio of Kekaha and Ernest Carillio of California; four sisters, Leonara Patricio of Hanapepe, Veronica Carillio of Waimea, Carol (Orlando) Abara of Omao and Roseline Kunipo of California; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at St. Theresa’s Church in Kekaha from 8:30 am to 10:45 a.m. where Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Aloha attire.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Damien Francis Texeira

Damien Francis Texeira, 80, of Lubbock, Texas, passed away at his home on Nov. 24, 2017.

He was born on Aug. 11, 1937, in Lihue, Kauai, and resided most of his life in Kapaa.

Damien was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Mary Texeira.

He is survived by his wife Karen, daughters Cheryl Moreno, Danielle Salvas, brothers Edmund and Herman Texeira, sister Evangeline Konvick, three grandchildren, a great-granddaughter, nephews, nieces and numerous cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at St. Catherine Church from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at St. Catherine Cemetery.

Carl Minoru Sumida

Carl Minoru Sumida passed away peacefully at home in Hanamaulu on Nov. 23, 2017, at the age of 65 after a lengthy and courageous battle with ALS. Carl was born on Aug, 4, 1952, in Honolulu. He was a special education teacher at Kapaa Middle School and the special education department’s chairman at Kapaa High School.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents, Jitsuo and Dr. Janet Sumida of Honolulu.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Janice Sumida of Hanamaulu; daughter, Tammy Sumida, and grandson, Trevor Takeno of Honolulu; sister, Dr. Lynn Joy (Dr. Alasdair MacIntyre) of Mishawaka, Indiana; numerous uncles, aunts, nephews, and cousins.

Private service. No koden and no flowers. Scattering of ashes at later date.

Kauai Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Charles Tilley

Charles Tilley, 78, of Omao, passed away on Nov. 21, 2017, at his home.

He was born on July 22, 1939, in Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his parents Lee and Mae Tilley, and son David Mitchell Tilley.

He is survived by his loving wife Linda Tilley; son Robert Charles Tilley; three daughters, Carole Ann (Larry) Paget, Sharon Lee Zieska and Gabrielle Reed; one grandchild; and also by his loving and loyal dog Charlie II.

Mr. Tilley was born in Louisville, Kentucky, then moved to Detroit and settled down in Chicago, Illinois. He had a very successful career in the alarm business and received many awards.

In 1992, Mr. Tilley and his wife Linda founded the very successful ORD Chicago Shop and aviation store in the O’Hara Hilton located in O’Hara Airport. They retired to Kauai in 2003.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Lydgate Park small pavilion at 11 a.m.

Casual attire, omit flowers.

Borthwick Kauai Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.


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