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Obituaries for Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Gloria Jean Banquel Somalpong

April 30, 1945 August 2, 2020

Gloria Jean Banquel Somalpong of Makaweli, passed away on Aug. 2, 2020.

Gloria is preceded in death by her husband George Somalpong, daughter Melissa Jean Somalpong, parents Buenaventura and Theodora Alesna Banquel.

Gloria is survived by her children, spouses, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren Carmela S. and Antonio Rapadas (Antonio Jr., Victoria Marie) Guam, Alan P. and Helen Somalpong, Big Island, Alverna M. Somalpong and Marcos Gandia, (Kiara) Kaua‘i, Melissa J. (deceased) (Bryson, Ikaika, Tyson, Kawailehua, Shanlynn), great-grandchildren Tryson and Treyzen, brothers Lorencio Banquel, Sr., Washington State, Ricardo Banquel, Kaua‘i, Robert Banquel, Kaua‘i; Buenaventura Banquel, Jr., Kaua‘i, sisters Veronica Dasalia, Kaua‘i; Edna and Henry Lovell, Kaua‘i, Patricia Apana, Oahu, Marilyn Tolbe, Boston, Carolyn and Kaupena Kinimaka, Kaua‘i.

Last respects will be held on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, at Borthwick Kaua’i Mortuary in Koloa from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. followed by 1 p.m. burial at the Kaua‘i Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe.

Due to COVID-19, there will be limited seating in the mortuary chapel. The use of face masks, hand sanitizers, and social distancing will be strictly practiced throughout the viewing and burial.

Celebration of Life Private Arrangements by Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary.

Dolores ‘Dolly’ Gabriel Mandap

Dolores “Dolly” Gabriel Mandap, 84, of Mililani peacefully went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 5, 2020.

She was a mainstay in the hospitality and restaurant industries for 25+ years. Her beautiful smile and heart of aloha always made patrons- locals and visitors alike – feel so welcomed. Everywhere she went, she made fast friends. After retiring, she became an active member of her church – she cooked, cleaned, worked at carnivals, supported fundraisers, etc. However, of her many roles and accomplishments, she was most proud of being a devoted mother to her six children and a loving grandmother to her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. All of whom miss her more than words can say.

She was preceded in death by her father Felix Gabriel, mother Timotea Deboma, son Aaron Gabriel Cummings, and grandchildren Ka‘iulani Cummings; Kyle, Pa‘ana‘akala and Shiloh Aiu.

She is survived by husband Robert (“Bob”), sons Abraham (Carol) Cummings and Willie Cummings, daughters Rinda (Kappy) Aiu, Mamo (Max) Cummings Graham, and Koki Cummings, grandchildren Gabriel, Kanoe, Dee Dee, Kawailele, Michael, Dan, Tim, Angel, Daron, Ka‘ili, Momi, Luke and Hunter; numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and one great, great-grandchild.

A Private Mass will be held.

Condolences can be mailed to: Rinda Aiu, 95-018 Kahoea #141, Mililani, HI 96789.

Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary is assisting the family.


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