Obituaries for March 21
Hanalei Joseph Ledo, 30, of Kailua-Kona died March 15. Born in Kahului, Maui, he was an Alamo Rent a Car service agent, avid fisherman and attended New Hope Church. Celebration of life 10 a.m. Saturday, March 23 at Haili Church in Hilo. Casual attire; lei welcome. Survived by wife, Ala Ahyo of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii; sons Hanalei Ledo Jr. and Anu Ledo of Kailua-Kona; daughters, Naialyn Ledo and Starlina Ledo of Kailua-Kona; father, Michael Ledo of Seattle; mother, Alice Carpenter of Kailua-Kona; sisters, Alesia (Louie) Nunes of Kailua-Kona, Vehealani DeCambra of Hilo, Keana Lee (Ivan) Wallace and Tricia Ledo of Seattle; brothers, Teven Faris and Jaewin Gonsalves of Hilo, Dustin Simms of Waikoloa, Kimo Medeiros of Kailua-Kona, Dayven Ledo of Seattle and Cody Ledo of Honolulu; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by A Hui Hou Crematory & Funeral Home of West Hawaii.
Margie Jean Kalakala Oliveira Mashburn, 75, of Fairfield, Calif., died Feb. 12 in California. Born in Pahala, she was a beautician, waitress, U.S. Air Force veteran, member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Fairfield Senior Center, Red Hat Society and an avid bingo player. Friends may call for burial and prayer, paniolo style, 10 a.m. Sunday, March 24, on family land in Wood Valley. Potluck celebration of life to follow at noon at Punalu‘u Beach Park small pavilions. Condolences to: 231 East Utah St., Fairfield, CA 94533. Survived by husband, Jack Mashburn of Fairfield Calif.; daughters, Malia Luika (Dean) Gentry of Waikoloa, Patty Fernandes of Pahoa and Terry (Alex) Leianuenue Reveira of Volcano; brother, Anthony Oliveira of Pahala; 17 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; four godchildren; cousins, nieces and nephews.
Kenneth “Ken” Allen Moyer, 75, of Kurtistown died Feb. 11 at Tripler Army Medical Centerin Honolulu. Born in Vancouver, Wash., he was a retired U.S. Army first sergeant. Visitation 11 a.m.-noon Sunday, March 24 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Memorial service at noon. Casual attire; no flowers. Memorial donations to Tripler Fisher House, 315 Krukowski Rd., Honolulu, HI 96819. Survived by wife, Amy Moyer of Kurtistown; sons, Mark (Laura) Moyer of Highland, Calif., and John Moyer of Keaau; daughter, Paula (Janis) Golubeckis of Saint Marcus, Calif.; sister, Barbara (Newell) Denny of Colorado; four grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Masanori “Masa” Nakamura, 80, of Honomu died March 10 at Hospice of Hilo’s Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Honolulu, he was a retired executive chef for Oahu Country Club, U.S. Army veteran and member of Honomu Hongwanji Mission. Services held. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts. Survived by wife, Keiko Nakamura of Honomu; stepson, Mark (Katie) Toguchi of Anaheim, Calif.; brother, Yoshinori (Shirley) Nakamura of Hilo; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Benjamin Alaelua Canonigo is survived by, among others, siblings Va‘a Alaelua, Saga Alaelua, and Leilani Alaelua, all of Samoa. Their names were omitted in an obituary published Wednesday.
Elizabeth “Betty” Paris Dunford is survived by, among others, sister Rita (Skip) Cowell of Captain Cook, Hawaii; brother-in-law Bill Rolph of Captain Cook Hawaii. No flowers; memorial donations to Christ Church Episcopal and Family Support Services of West Hawaii. An obituary published Wednesday had incomplete information.
Abigail Kapuaonalani Lancaster is survived by, among others, Donnie (Kalei) Wright of Kailua, Oahu, and seven great-grandchildren. Incomplete and incorrect info appeared in an obituary published Tuesday.
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