Obituaries for January 31
Eunice Lois Bishop Barker, 93, of Honokaa died Jan. 21 at her residence. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Private services. Survived by daughters, Barbara (Joe) Johnson, Kathleen (Noa) Kaakimaka, Denise (Larry) Emmes and Elizabeth Dunlap; sister, Bernice (Louis) Jenkins; 15 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Richard “Dick” Sherman, 70, formerly of Hilo died Jan. 15 in San Diego, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, he was a retired mortgage broker and loved hunting, fishing and was known for his boat the Pau Hana. Services and honor guard burial held in Tampa, Fla. Survived by son, Stacy of San Diego; sister, Shirley of Los Angeles, and various nephews and nieces.
Mrs. Josephine Peters, 93, of Waimea died Jan. 24 at home. Born in Laupahoehoe, she was a homemaker and member of the Annunciation Catholic Church. Visitation from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday at Annunciation Catholic Church in Waimea; eulogy 9:30-10 a.m. followed by Mass. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to North Hawaii Hospice. Survived by sister, Genevieve AhSing of Modesto, Calif.; sons, Andrew Peters Jr., of Agoura, Calif., and Jim (Mary Ann) Peter of Las Vegas, Nev; daughters, Ramona (Marion) Alexander of Seguin, Texas, Barbara McDaniel of West Hills, Calif., Karen Peters of Waimea, Susan Pascal of Canyon Country, Calif., Priscilla (Bill) Gray of Waimea, Cindy Peters of Culver City, Calif., Mary Kay (Gerald) Carvalho of Waimea, Brenda (Bryan) Harris of Victorville, Calif., Kathy Knoche (Nelson Vogt) of Huntington Beach, Calif., and Veronica (Roy) Goforth of Las Lunas, N.M.; 36 grandchildren; 63 great-grandchildren; 29 great-great grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Ellen Imaino Young, 91, died Dec. 14 at home. Born in Hilo, she was a homemaker. Private service held.Survived by brothers, Paul, Tadashi, George, Robert and Richard Imaino; sister, Violet Mimaki; many nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary.
Wah Tim Chock, 96, of Honolulu died Jan. 19 at home. Born in Hilo, he was a retired pediatrician and U.S. Army veteran. Private service held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, Aloha Chapter, 1050 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96814. Survived by sons, Dr. Clifford Y.C. Chock, Dr. Ronald Y.S. Chock, Dr. Galen Y.K. Chock, Gary Y.K. Chock,; daughters, Bonnie Chock Burke, Cindy E.L. Chock, Cathy W.A. Chock; eight grandchildren. Arrangements by Borthwick Motuary.
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