Obituaries for November 26
Roselin “Roz” “Nana” Ferreira, 98, of Hilo died Thursday at home. Born in Haiku, Maui, she was a homemaker and member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Visitation from 8-10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Memorial Mass at 10 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers. Survived by daughters, Rosalind Lopez of Hilo, Virginia (August) Pacheco of Honolulu, Celine (John) Dickson of Paducah, Ky., Dorothea Ferreira of Las Vegas and Barbara Ferreira of Las Vegas; sons, Alfred (Judy) Ferreira of Clermont, Fla., William (Malia) Ferreira of Waimea and James (Patricia) Ferreira of Hilo; sisters, Dorothy Santos of Honolulu and Cecilia Santos of Santiago, Chile; brother, Rex Santos of Makawao, Maui; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Sueko Kori, 87, of Hilo died Nov. 12 at her residence. Born in Kapehu, she was retired from the former Hawaii Queen of Hearts Company as a flower packer and was a member of the Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin. Private services held. No flowers. No koden. Survived by husband, Tsukasa Kori of Hilo; daughters, Thelma (Arthur) Nekoba of Reno, Nev., Janet (Clyde) Oshiro of Hilo and Arlene (Roy) Shigehara of Hilo; sister, Hidemi Nakamoto of Honolulu; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; numerous nephews and nieces. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Akio Saito, 86, of Volcano died Wednesday at home. Born on Maui, he was the retired owner of Outboard Sales &Service. No services. Survived by wife, Theresa Ann Ching-Saito of Volcano; sons, Glen (Tomoko) Saito of Honolulu, Warren Saito of Las Vegas and Kenji (Mari) Saito of Hawaii Kai, Oahu; brothers, Stan (Pearl) Saito of Paia and Fred Saito of Kaneohe; sisters, Ethel Miyashiro of Honolulu and Grace (Berg) Fujimoto of Aiea; two grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Seiyu Toguchi, 89, of Pepeekeo died Nov. 19 at a private care home. Born in Pepeekeo, he was a retired welder for the former Hilo Coast Processing Co. and a member of the Honomu Hongwanji Mission and Hui Okinawa. Friends may call from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel; memorial service at 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by wife, Yoshino Toguchi of Pepeekeo; daughters, Karen (Norman) Irie of Pepeekeo, Alice Toguchi-Matsuo of Mililani, Elaine (Kevin) Chun of Mililani and Sharon (Jeffrey) Yamasaki of Mililani; son, John (Lisa) Toguchi of Kaneohe; sister, Gladys Gushiken of Hilo; eight grandchildren; one great-grandson; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Ichiro Ohashi was a member of the Hiroshima Kenjinkai. An obit published Monday omitted that information.
Christian Leialoha is the brother of Evonne Leialoha Howard-Lee. An obit published Sunday incorrectly identified him.
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