Obituaries for Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Carolyn Ann ‘Carol’ Ferreira

Carolyn Ann “Carol” Ferreira of Kalaheo, passed away on Nov. 5, 2019, at the age of 75, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Lihue on May 30, 1944. She spent her career as an administrator in the business department at Wilcox Memorial Hospital.

She is preceded in death by her father Billarmino Mande.

She is survived by her husband Wallace Ferreira; mother Josephine Mande; sons, Kyle Aguiar, Spence (Chenoa) Aguiar; step-children, Terri (Stace Baker) Morates, Todd (Lisa) Ferreira; brothers, Terrance Mande, Robert (Mary) Mande; sisters, Marian (Philip) Cadawas, Shirley (Randy) Mande; grandchildren, Taylor (Jeb) Anderson, Travis (Sarah) Morates, Princeton “Hoku” Yamaguchi, Chad Ferreira, Spencer “Spenci” Aguiar, Jared Ferreira, Taelyn Nunes, Sarah Ferreira and Kailar Aguiar.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Kalaheo with visitation at 8 a.m. and Mass to be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Family suggest flowers be omitted. Family suggests casual attire.

Arrangements assisted by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary.

Ronald ‘Ghandi’ Uyesono

Ronald “Ghandi” Uyesono passed away on Nov. 9, 2019, in Lihue, at the age of 72. He was born on March 20, 1947, in Lihue. He was in the wholesale food industry, most recently in inventory at Y. Hata.

He is preceded in death by his parents Hideo and Ayako Uyesono.

He is survived by his wife Francine Uyesono; sons, Ian Uyesono of Lihue, Cory Uyesono of Las Vegas; daughters, Wendy (Jason Luke) Uyesono of Wailua, Laci Uyesono of Lihue; grandchildren Easton Uyesono Luke; sister Annette (Duane) Ting of Maui; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Dec. 7, 2019, at the Lihue Hong Wanji Mission with visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. and services at 11 a.m. Family requests casual attire with lunch to follow.

Garden Island Mortuary assisted with the arrangements.

Lois Marie Rita Palacio

Lois Marie Rita Palacio passed away on Nov. 13, 2019, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was born on Aug. 2, 1962, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. She was the operations manager at Paradise Beverages.

She is preceded in death by her parents Edmund and Sophie Rita.

She is survived by her husband Vincent R. Palacio of Kalaheo; step-sons, C.J (Jessa) Palacio of Koloa, John-Vincent (Mariah) Palacio of Gig Harbor, Washington; step-daughters, Sunshine Kuhlmann (Nick) of Eleele, Maile (Abe) Palacio of Waimea, Janis (Philip) of Kekaha; grandchildren, Kylie Kuhlmann, Shandalyn Kuhlmann, Chance Kuhlmann, Kaleb Libre-Palacio, Alohilani Libre-Palacio, Kekai Morimoto, TeMoana Apiliado, Teoni Wells Palacio, Kawena Wells-Palacio, Kirra Yoshioka, Olivia Kali, Sophia Kali, Keoni Palacio, and Sonny Palacio; great-grandson Tavis Igne; brothers, Greg (Amy) Rita of Kalaheo, Lloyd (Fran) Rita of Kalaheo; nieces, Raquel Rita, Amanda Rita of Kalaheo; nephew Garrett Rita of Iowa; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Services will be held on Dec. 7, 2019, at The Latter Day Saints Church in Kalaheo Ward with 9 to 11 a.m. visitation and 11 a.m. service. A Burial will be held at Kauai Veterans Cemetery. Family suggests aloha attire.

Felisa (Tango) Natividad

Felisa (Tango) Natividad passed away on Nov. 17, 2019, at KVMH, Waimea at the age of 87. She was born on Jan. 8, 1932, in Mana. She was a housewife.

She is preceded in death by husband Lawrence Patrick Natividad, Sr.; son Jesse Natividad; grandson Leonard Castillo; parents Placido and Hertrudes Tango; sister Dolly Furtado-Mayo; father-in-law Patricio Natividad; mother-in-law Caroline Medina; in-laws Jimmy and Sarah Villaros.

She is survived by sons, Lawrence P. Natividad, Jr. (Novella) of Waimea, Anthony Natividad (Minnie) of Kekaha, Timothy Natividad of Waimea; daughters, Patricia Girlie Castillo (Terrance) of Waimea, Sharon Lani Fernandez (Ira) of Waimea; grandchildren, Drake K. Castillo (Kim), Zeal K. Castillo (Peggy), Isaac K. Castillo, Joshua K. Olores, Sherri M. Nakaahiki-Torres (Desmond), Leann Silva (Gabriel), Jessica Yamahiro (Ken), Quinton Natividad (Jessica), Jamin K. Fernandez, Chyna K. R. Fernandez; great-grandchildren, Kaleo Fu, Daejhia Castillo, Lendan Castillo, Jaysha Olores, Jaylynn Olores, Joshua Olores, Jr., Rylan Nakaahikik-Torres, Ryleah Torres, Keana Silva, Kainoa Silva, Keanu Silva, Kekai Silva, Qyani Natividad, Qyryn Natividad, Cheyenne Natividad-Parraga, Kasen Natividad, Kailen Castillo, Kaizen Castillo, Kaizey Castillo; great-great-grandchildren, Kailee Fernando-Torres, Ryzon Nakaahiki Paku-Torres; brothers, Tony Tango (Irene) of Garden, California, Owen Tango (Merna) of Kekaha; sisters, Vicky Banua (Herbert) of Kekaha, Darlene Haney (Warren) of Oahu; numerous nieces and nephews.

Services on Dec. 14, 2019, at Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary Church in Waimea. Visitation at 9 to 10 a.m. Eulogy at 10 a.m. Service and prayer to follow. Burial at Kekaha Public Cemetery. Casual attire and flowers welcome.

Thank you to the Doctors & staff of KVMH & also the staff of Kauai Care Center. Special thanks to Debbie Olores, Owen Tango and ohana.

Arrangements provided by Garden Island Mortuary.

Takeko ‘Ruth’ Agena

Takeko “Ruth” Agena passed away on Nov. 14, 2019, at the age of 94. She was born on Nov. 24, 1924, in Mana. She was a homemaker.

She is preceded in death by husband Shigeyoshi Agena; four brothers; three sisters.

She is survived by sons, Lowell (Roberta) Agena of Kekaha, Garrett (Marcia) Agena of Kekaha, Bryan Agena of Kailua; daughter Lynn (Ben) Estacio of Kirkland, Washington; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great-grandhildren; sisters, Yasuko Matsunaga of Portland, Oregon, Mae Chong of Honolulu; numerous nieces and nephews.

Service on Friday, Dec. 20, 2019, at Garden Island Mortuary. Visitation at 9 to 10:30 a.m. Service to follow at 10:30 a.m. Casual attire and flowers omitted.

Arrangements provided by Garden Island Mortuary.

William K. ‘Sonny’ Wai’ale’ale III

William K. ‘Sonny’ Wai’ale’ale III passed away on Nov. 18, 2019, in Lihue, at the age of 78. He was born on June 27, 1941, in Koloa. He worked for Roberts Hawaii Tours & also self-employed with Wai’ale’ale Boat Tours.

He was preceded in death by William K. Wai’ale’ale II, Dorothy V. Medeiros Schorzman and Linda Ann Wai’ale’ale.

He is survived by sons, Troy Wai’ale’ale (Sharon Snuggs) of Lihue, Dane Dabis Wai’ale’ale (Terence) of Kekaha, Cory Wai’ale’ale of Lawai; daughter Jade Wai’ale’ale Battad (Poki); grandchildren, Tara, Tierny (Chris), Teagan (Makana), Tori (Brandon), Tristin and Tyli; great-grandchildren, Tavis, Tariq, Tazin, Tate and Tiye; brother Lani Schorzman (Mary) of Odessa, Washington; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services on Dec. 8, 2019, at Wailua Marina (by Tropical Gardens). Visitation at 10 to 11 a.m. Service at 11 a.m. Casual attire and flowers welcome.

Arrangements provided by Garden Island Mortuary.


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