Obituaries for Sunday, July 11, 2021

Francisco Badua Balisacan

Francisco Badua Balisacan, of ‘Ele‘ele, passed away on June 18, 2021, at the age of 98.

He was born on Oct. 10, 1922 in Santa Rosa, Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippines.

He retired as a sugar cane juice processor with McBryde Sugar Company.

He was preceded in death by wife Nicasia Lahip Balisacan, brothers Mauricio Balisacan and Tomix Balisacan, and sisters Florida Balisacan Ganotisi and Salome Balisacan.

He is survived by son Villamor L. (Teresita Taroma) Balisacan Sr., grandchildren Villamor T. (Jennie) Balisacan Jr., Julius T. (Hazel) Balisacan and Lorelei T. (Bruno) Balisacan Ramos, great-grandchildren Jacie (Shaun) Balisacan Ipac, Gavin Miyazaki, Javin (Jaecie) Balisacan, Gabrielle Balisacan and Brayden Balisacan Ramos, great-great-grandchildren J’sha Kawamura, J’zen Kawamura, Kingsley Balisacan and Teagan Perreira, sisters Felicidad Balisacan Calabucal and Fortunata Balisacan Dumayas, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of life is at Garden Island Mortuary Saturday, July 17, with viewing and visitation with the family at 9 a.m. with service to follow.

The family suggests casual attire and welcomes flowers.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, social distancing and face masks are required.

Garden Island Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

James Wiseman

James Wiseman of Kilauea unexpectedly passed away at the age of 73 on April 1, 2021 on O‘ahu.

He is survived by wife Diane Ragone, son Brendan Wiseman and grandson Ace of Los Angeles.

He was the owner of Wiseman & Company and DigitalMedia Hawai‘i/Pacific, Inc.

Memorial services are pending and will be scheduled for a later date.


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