Obituary Notices: Jan. 8-14, 2017

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Margaret Aickin

Margaret Rei Aickin
June 28, 1943 – January 5, 2016

Margaret Rei Aickin passed peacefully, Jan. 5, 2017, of Kailua-Kona. Survived by husband Peter originally from Manurewa, Auckland New Zealand.

Margaret was born in Whakatane, New Zealand, June 28, 1943. She was a graduate of Epsom Girls Grammar School and then went on to earn her Dental Degree and become a Pediatric Dentist for the New Zealand School System. She retired to raise her two children.

Margaret and her family emigrated from New Zealand to Hawai’i in 1979.

She was very active as a volunteer for Na’alehu School and earned several First Lady Outstanding Volunteer Awards. Margaret was probably best known for being the owner/manager of “The Wash” Laundromat in Ocean View, Hawai’i.


Daughter of Millicent & Jack Moulden, TeTeko, New Zealand. Sons, Marcus (deceased 12/5/2012) & Shayle and grandchildren, Kailee & Chandler of Ocean View, Hawai’i. Nieces, Kim Aickin, Lisa Stent of Thames New Zealand, Jemma Aickin of Melbourne, Australia, Malia Band of Oregon. Daughters-in –Law, Haunani Ibarra & Goldie Aickin of Ocean View, Hawai’i. Brothers-in-Law, John Aickin of Ocean View, Hawaii & Robert Aickin of Townsville, Australia. Cousins, Maxine & Carl Neustroski of Gisborne, New Zealand. Lyall Moulden of Kawerau, New Zealand. Paul Ewing, Sharon Stone of Auckland, New Zealand. Rosanna Walsh of Shanghai, China.

“Celebration of Life” at the Aickin Family home, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at 11 a.m. For details call Shayle Aickin at (808) 936-2400

Darlene Sepulvida

Darlene Kay Sepulvida
June 9, 1970 – January 2, 2017

Darlene Kay Sepulvida, 46, of Ocean View, Hawai’i, was born in Anchorage, Alaska on June 9, 1970, and passed away on Jan. 2, 2017 in Ocean View, Hawai’i. Darlene was a homemaker.

She is survived by sons Jordan (Shelly) Bennis of Ocean View; Jayson Robinson of Anchorage, Alaska; Jack Robinson of Texas; daughter Jayde Whiting of Kailua-Kona; brothers Steve Bennis Jr. of Valdez, Alaska; sisters Shannon Morton of Korea; Shaelene Nickoli of Ruby, Alaska and two grandchildren.


Services will be held in Alaska.

Marti Lynn Beaudion
January 9, 1972 – January 2, 2017

Marti Lynn Beaudion, 44, of Pahoa, HI, passed away on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. Marti was born on Jan. 9, 1972 in California. Private Services Held.

She is survived by her sons Patrick “Kekoa” Hanato and Jason “Kainoa” (Claira) Hanato both of Puna, HI; daughters Katheleen Kanani Hanato of Puna and Cynthia Lynn Beaudion of Louisiana; brother Robert Cody (Amy) Collard of Lousiana; sister Deborah (Ernest) Lum of Puna,; Marti is also survived by 2 grandchildren; numerous nephews, grandnephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary-Hilo.

Online condolences may be sent to:
Ballard Family Mortuary-Hilo
570 Kinoole St., Hilo


Frances Fortunata “Atang” Arcilla Sevilla
October 14, 1928 – December 21, 2016

Frances Fortunata “Atang” Arcilla Sevilla, born Oct. 14, 1928, in Pepe’ekeo, Hawai’i passed away on Dec. 21, 2016 at Hale Makua Kahului.

Frances was the daughter of the late Theresa and Pedro Arcilla, who were from respectively, Cebu and Ormok in the Visayas, Philippines. The Arcilla family moved to Hamakuapoko, Maui, when Frances was three years old. She attended Maui High School in “H-poko,” but her education was interrupted by WWII. She later attended Maui Vocational School and earned her GED from the Department of Education, Adult Education School.

Frances married business leader and community organizer, the late Asisclo Baylon “A.B.” Sevilla on May 1, 1948. For decades, the Sevillas lived in Paukukalo and owned and managed the A.B. Sevilla Store, Sevilla World Tour and Travel Agency, Emilio’s Barber Shop, and several real estate properties in Wailuku and Wai’ehu. She was also a custodian at Maui Community College, where, because of her kindness, generosity and activism, she garnered the title, “The Mayor of MCC.” She welcomed and cared for many new, young people to the island, finding them homes and jobs. Known for her expertise in immigration policy, she advised many Mauians with their visa and citizenship issues and facilitated the reunion of families from their country of origin.

Frances danced the hula for Aunty Emma Farden Sharpe, played the piano, cultivated flowers, vegetables and fruits that were sold through the family store.

In addition to her parents and husband, “Atang” is predeceased by her siblings, Carlita Arcilla Bajingting, Narciso Joseph Arcilla, Mamerta Arcilla Souza, George Crispin Arcilla, Marcella Arcilla Franco and three of her children, Mary Sevilla, Albert Sevilla and Rosita Sevilla- Stein. She is survived by her siblings, Leonarda Asuncion (Fred), Frances Silva (Manny), William Razo (Madeline), Conrado Razo (Millie), sister-in-law Roseline Arcilla, and children Linda Kushi, Lolita Eugenio (Gil), Duke Sevilla (Jean), John Mario Sevilla (Jim), Christina Smith (Alapaki), son-in-law Gregory Stein and her many grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at Christ The King Church; Eulogy to begin at 10:30 a.m. followed by Mass at 11 a.m. with burial to follow at 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park Cemetery in Wailuku.

The family would like to acknowledge Islands Hospice, Staff of Hale Makua Kahului North Neighborhood and Activities Center for their compassionate care.

James Noel Martin

James Noel Martin
December 24, 1929 – January 10, 2017

James Noel Martin, 87 of Pukalani, passed away on Jan. 10, 2017. He was born when Hawai’i was still a Territory, in Pu’unene, Maui, on Dec. 24, 1929.

He attended Pu’unene Elementary, where his Mother taught and graduated from Baldwin High School where his Father taught in 1948. James served in the Air Force and Graduated from Cal Polytechnic State University in 1957 with a degree in Aeronautical Engineering. James started his teaching career at Lahainaluna High School, teaching Geometry and Machine Shop there for twelve years. He then taught Math and Shop at Makawao Elementary for twelve years, and Math and Shop at Kalama Intermediate School until he retired. At Lahainaluna High School, the machine shop students provided school service while learning the trade of machinist under the advisorship of Mr. Martin. The construction of the school sign and torch was one such project. James enjoyed model trains, flying remote control planes, woodworking, machinery and his Island Home, Maui. He has lived in Pukalani for 48 years.

Three daughters survive him: Noella (Bob) Martin-Murdoch of Olinda, Jennifer Martin of Mount Shasta, California, and Jayma (Bailey) Kessing of New Market, Maryland. Five grandchildren: Kristofer (Sarah) Orre, Heather & Forrest Murdoch, Zachary & Emile Paige Kessing. Two Great-Granddaughters: Ella & Alana Orre. One sister: Mary Swain of Virginia. He was proceeded in death by his wife of 59 years, Jacqueline (Jackie) Martin in 2011.

Services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 18 at Norman’s Mortuary in Wailuku, starting with visitation from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Service will be at 7 p.m. followed by a reception. Burial will be held at Makawao Veteran’s Cemetery Thursday, Jan. 19 at 11 a.m.

Natanael Unite Guerrero
February 6, 1956 – January 8, 2017

Natanael Unite Guerrero, 60, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away on Jan. 8, 2017, at his home. He was born on Feb. 6, 1956 in the Philippines.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, at Norman’s Mortuary; service begins at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will also be held from 9 to 10 a.m on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, at Norman’s Mortuary; service will begin at 10 a.m.; burial to follow, 10:30 a.m. at Maui Memorial Park Cemetery in Wailuku.

Natanel is survived by his brother; Nehemiah (Martina Castro) Guerrero, sisters; Lornabeth (Carlo) Tobias, and Delima (Jeff) Hoylman.

Valentine Redo
May 29, 1966 – January 6, 2017

Valentine Redo, also known as “VAL BOY”, 50 years old of Keʻanae, Maui passed away peacefully on Jan. 6, 2017 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on May 29, 1966 in Hāna, Maui.

A Memorial Service will be held at the Keʻanae peninsula ball park on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 at 11 a.m.

He is survived by his mother, Janet Hueu Redo of Keʻanae, Maui; sons, Akahi Eleu Makakilo Redo and Alohi Hoano Ola L.V. Redo; sisters, Shana Lee Kaikala (Todd) of Kula, Maui, LinLoy Redo Domingo (Melvyn) of Dallas, Texas, Meiling Hoopai (Rocky) of Hāna, Maui; hanai sister Terry Kimokeo (Kaipo- deceased) of Hilo, Hawai’i; hanai brothers, Val Mana Redo and Kekai Redo of Keʻanae, Maui. He is also predeceased by his father, Lloyd Val Redo and sisters Valery Redo and Valma Redo; maternal grandparents Maleka Pahukoa and James Keola Hueu; paternal grandparents Valentine and Leinaala Redo.

Remigia Macadangdang

Remigia Ulnagan Macadangdang
September 24, 1929 – January 5, 2017

Remigia Ulnagan Macadangdang, 87, of Pukalani, Maui, went home to Our Heavenly Father peacefully and gracefully on Jan. 5, 2017 at Hale Makua Kahului, surrounded by loved ones. She was born on Sept. 24, 1929, in San Mateo, Isabela, Philippines to Cecilio and Timotea Ulnagan. In 1953, she married Pedro Macadangdang, moved to Maui to join him in 1954, and together raised 3 daughters.

In loving memory, visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at Norman’s Mortuary. Visitation will also be held from 9 to 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Wailuku; with a Celebration of Life service following at 10 a.m. She will be laid to rest at Maui Memorial Park at 12:30 p.m.

Mrs. Macadangdang was the matriarch of her family; the loving wife and caregiver to her husband, and devoted mother and grandmother. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, sewing, watching UH volleyball and basketball, and especially spending time with her grandchildren. She lived her faith with devotion, was a dedicated servant to her church, and touched many with her gentle smile and selfless ways. She retired in dietary services at Hale Makua and managed a small family farm.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her beloved husband of 64 years, Pedro Macadangdang; daughters, Lydia (Michael) Merrigan, Ruby (Ricardo) Farinas, Agnes (Duane) Hayashi; brother, Juan Ulnagan; and grandchildren, Melissa Merrigan, Andreano Farinas, Wesley Hayashi, Celina Hayashi and Thomas Hayashi. The family expresses their sincerest gratitude to the staff of Hale Makua and Hospice Maui for their compassionate and tender care, and to family and friends for their outpour of love, support and prayers.

Edwin Eddie Kaliko “Pops” Naeole
August 14, 1933 – January 5, 2017

Edwin Eddie Kaliko “Pops” Naeole, 83, of Kula, passed away on Jan. 5, 2017 at Kula Hospital. He was born on Aug. 14, 1933 in Haʻikū, Maui.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 at Ballard Family Mortuary, Kahului, service will begin at 7 p.m., and cremation will follow.

Edwin was a tour bus driver for Greyline Tours, Hawai’i Discoveries Tours, and No Ka Oi Tours.

He is survived by his wife, Esther Auweloa Naeole; sons, Kaliko Naeole, and Harry L. (Carolyn) Auweloa; daughter, Gwen (Wayne) Watanabe; daughter-in-law, Helen Auweloa; brothers, Leroy (Ellenmae) Naeole, and Herman (Irene) Naeole; grandchildren, Kula Naeole, Harli (Kawika) Bicoy, Diane (Tranq) Pascual, Cowboy (Ciera) Auweloa, Tuff Auweloa, Grace Auweloa, and Kuulei Kaaukai; and 6 great-grandchildren.

Adolph Edward “Keala” Leong
November 5, 1939 – December 31, 2016

Adolph Edward “Keala” Leong, 77, U.S. Marine Corps. Vietnam Veteran, and former paddling coach for Napili Canoe Club of Lahaina, Maui, passed away on Dec. 31, 2016 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on Nov. 5, 1939 in Lahaina, Maui.

Visitation will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at Holy Innocents Episcopal Church, 561 Front Street, Lahaina; service will begin at 9 a.m.; military detail presentation and 21 gun salute at 10 a.m.

Adolph was predeceased by his son, Kainoa Leong. He is survived by his longtime companion, Nina Cablayan; son, Desmond (Tammie) Leong; daughter, Miriam (Kaleo) Keo; brother; Francis Leong; sisters; Leinani Leong, Marianne (Milton) Rickard; and grandchildren Ronald, Julian, Ashley, Kylie, Sheldon, Kekai, Kai-Boy, Po’okela, Kamaehu, Alaina, Kawehi, and Kaimani.

George Ah Wah Goo

George Ah Wah Goo
September 20, 1944 – December 31, 2016

George A.W. Goo, 72 of Wailuku passed away Dec. 31, 2016. He was born Sept. 20, 1944 in Honolulu. George retired from Foodland Supermarkets as a Meat Cutter.

Visitation will be held at Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 from 9 a.m. to noon with prayer service at 11 a.m.

George is survived by his wife, Winona I. Goo; sons, George A. Goo Jr, Ivan D. (Leilani) Goo, Kevin B. (Jorie) Goo, Lyle A. (Luana) Goo; brothers, Nelson A.Y. Goo, Fred Mendoza; sister, Renadette Mendoza; grandchildren, Kevin Goo Jr, Kayla Goo, Kaipo Goo, Kiani Brown-Goo, Leiana Brown-Goo and great grandchild, Kamrie-Mae Goo.

Bernadette Ku

Bernadette Ku
March 20, 1966 – December 28, 2016

Bernadette Ku, 50, of Wailuku, Maui, passed away on Dec. 28, 2016, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born on March 20, 1966 in Hāna, Maui.

Visitation will be held from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at Saint Peter’s Church in Pu’uiki, Hāna, Maui; service will begin at 10 a.m.; burial to follow, 10:30 a.m. at Pu’uiki Cemetery.

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