Obituaries for Friday, November 13, 2020

Florendo ‘Randy’ Oligo

Florendo “Randy” Oligo passed away on Nov. 6, 2020, in Kekaha, at the age of 61.

He was born on Feb. 25, 1959, in Waimea, and was a security guard for Koi security company.

He was preceded in death by Faustino Omo Oligo Sr., Magadalina Pajela Oligo and Faustino Oligo Jr.

He is survived by wife Francine “MZ Fran” Oligo, son Clesson Kaliko (Jessa) Oligo of Denver, daughter Randi Lee “Noe” (Riley Refamonte) Oligo of Kekaha, grandchildren Hunter Oligo, Starr Lee Oligo, Kaleah Oligo and Hadley Oligo, brother Fred (Loke) Oligo of Kekaha, sister Felicia Bukoski of ‘Oma‘o, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services will be held on Friday, Nov. 13, with a walk-thru from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Garden Island Mortuary.

The family suggests casual attire and welcomes flowers.

Garden Island Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

Jon Tamotsu Masaki

Jon Tamotsu Masaki of Kane‘ohe passed away in Honolulu on Aug. 15, 2020, at the age of 51.

He was born in Waimea. He worked for a land-surveying company on O‘ahu. He will be remembered for his kind heart and generous spirit.

He was preceded in death by father Kiyoshi Masaki.

He is survived by mother Naomi Masaki of Kalaheo, sisters Sharlyn (George) Kanna of Kalaheo and Allison (Gary) Jones of Los Alamitos, California, nieces Madison Jones and Mari and Brooke Kanna, nephew Trenton Jones, and by numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.

Services were private.

The family requests no koden (monetary offerings).

Garden Island Mortuary assisted the family with arrangements.

Melitona ‘Meling’ ‘Millie’ Coyamin Balbarino

Melitona “Meling” “Millie” Coyamin Balbarino passed away on Oct. 19, 2020 at the age of 99, in Puhi.

She was born on March 10, 1921, in Aloguinsan, Cebu, Philippines, to Victorino and Anacleta Aliling Coyamin.

She was preceded in death by parents, husband Juan, son Larry, a son-in-law, four grandchildren, one great-grandchild, seven sisters and one brother.

She is survived by daughter Lorena Aranio, sons Melvin (Theresa) and Patrick “Pudgie,” brother Rosario “Ross” Coyamin, 10 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, 16 great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be on Friday, Nov. 13, at Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary in Koloa, with visitation at 10 a.m. and services at 11 a.m. Due to COVID-19 guidelines, face coverings and physical distancing are required. Inurnment will be at a later date.

Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.


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