Obituaries for February 3
Haruo Aoki, 75, of Kealakekua died Jan. 23 at The Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. Born in Captain Cook, he was a retired journeyman painter and member of Kinuwai Kumiai and Kona Hongwanji Mission. Services held. Survived by niece, Xandria Tobara of Kealakekua; nephew, Rance Tobara of Kealakekua. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Ivanette C. Fernandez, 39, of Hayward, Calif., formerly of Honokaa, died Jan. 18 at Stanford Medical Center in Palo Alto, Calif. Born in Honokaa, she was a controller for Floor Masters. Visitation 9-11 a.m. Saturday at Honokaa United Methodist Church. Celebration of life 11 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Honokaa County Cemetery. Survived by sons, Keli‘i Clyburn and Kalani Clyburn of Hayward; daughter, Kiara Clyburn of Hayward; father, Ivan Fernandez of Honokaa; sisters, Stacy (Troy) Chun of Kalopa and Ashley Fernandez of Hayward; brother, Jaime Fernandez of Honokaa; nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Gladys Kukana Grace, 93, of Honolulu died Jan. 17 at Kuakini Medical Center in Honolulu. Born in Olelomoana, South Kona, she was a master lauhala weaver-teacher and retired Pearl Harbor Navy Exchange employee. Visitation 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Kaimuki Christian Church in Honolulu. Committal service to follow at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Casual attire. Survived by sons, Ted. A. Grace of Honolulu and Roger O. (Bernie) Grace of Mililani, Oahu; brothers, Calvin Ontai of Honaunau and Johnson Puou of Kapolei, Oahu; sisters, Bessie Thum of Ewa Beach, Oahu, Elizabeth Parker of Honolulu and Darly Cockett of Waiehu, Maui; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary, Honolulu.
Pamelia Lee Hubbard, 53, of Kapaau died Dec. 25 at home. Born in Roseville, Calif., she was a homemaker and was a library assistant in Placerville, Calif., and Bellingham, Wash. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday at her home, 53-450 Iole Rd., Kapaau. Aloha attire. Survived by husband, Dennis Hubbard of Kapaau; sisters, Sandy Gray and Shirley Payne of Placerville, Calif. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Richard David “Mac” MacQuiston, 81, of Keaau died Jan. 13 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Middletown, Ohio, he was a retired counselor at Pahoa and Waiakea high schools, a former Mountain View Junior High teacher and U.S. Air Force veteran. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Thursday. Memorial service at 7 p.m. Graveside urn committal service 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8 at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire; no flowers. Survived by son, Zachary (Malia) MacQuiston of Keaau; brother-in-law, Edward Breda of Cincinnati; one granddaughter and one great-grandson; nieces, nephews, grand- and great-grandnieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Lucille Genevieve Smith, 98, of Kailua-Kona died Jan. 30 at home. Born in Wendell, Idaho, she was a homemaker, member of Eastern Star and Amaranth and enjoyed crossword puzzles. Services in Portland, Ore., at a later date. Survived by daughters, Linda Kraft of Kailua-Kona and Marcia Smith of Seattle; son, Frank (Debbie) Smith of Redondo Beach, Calif.; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Arrangements by A Hui Hou Crematory & Funeral Home of West Hawaii.
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