Obituaries for January 26

Lily “Granny B” Ani Moe Kanuha Kaluahinenui Bush, 104, of Kailua-Kona died Dec. 19 at Life Care Center of Kona. Born in Moiliili, Oahu, she was a homemaker and member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Private celebration of life. For info, call or text Lala at 987-6348. Survived by daughter, Violet Bishop of Wailuku, Maui; sons, Patrick (Chiyo) Bush Jr. of Honolulu and David Bush of Pahoa; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Roland “Kimo” James Ganon, 69, of Honokaa died Nov. 24 at North Hawaii Community Hospital. Born in Laupahoehoe, Hawaii. He was a retired carpenter, U.S. Army veteran and former member of Fil-American softball team. Visitation 8-9:30 a.m. Thursday (Feb. 1) at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Laupahoehoe. Memorial Mass at 9:30 a.m. Urn burial noon at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. Survived by sons, Chad (Cindy Kaneo) Ross and Robin (Dawn) Ganon; brothers, Vincent (Diana) Ganon, Francis (Danielle “Honey”) Ganon and Larry Ganon; sister, Cynthia (Len) Miyamoto; seven grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


Kenneth Roy Herrick, 78, of Vancouver, Wash., died Dec 29. Born in Chicago, he was a retired director of the University of Hawaii at Hilo’s Edwin H. Mookini Library, previously served on the library staff at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside and was a board member of the Friends of Chamber Music in Portland, Ore. Hilo celebration of life in early November. Details to be announced at a later date. No flowers. Memorial donations to the Friends of Chamber Music at www.focm.org. Survived by son, John Herrick; brother; Lance Herrick, a nephew and two nieces.

Melvin Lloyd McComber, 89, of South Point, Ka‘u, died Jan. 4 at home. Born in Kalihi Uka, Oahu, he was a retired truck driver and cattle rancher. Services held. Survived by daughters, Naomi (Glen) Gionson of Alaska, Naydeen (Richard) Walker of Washington, Mellaney Bean and Maxine (David) Matsushima of Kailua-Kona; sons, Neal (Joanne) McComber of Kailua-Kona, Nash McComber of Idaho and Morrin (Laura) McComber of South Kona; brother, Donald (Meilani) McComber of Kiolakaa, Ka‘u; 18 grandchildren, and 31 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Jerome Joseph Millon Sr., 89, of Waikoloa died Jan. 6 at home. Born in Berwyn, Ill., he was a retired captain for the former Pan American Airlines, former U.S. Navy pilot, bowler, longtime volunteer with Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, Job’s Daughters, Little League and Sunnyvale High School marching band. Celebration of life and scattering of ashes at a later date. Survived by daughter, Judi Jennet of Waikoloa; sons, Joe (Becky) Millon of Eugene, Ore., and Andy (Sheri) Millon of Waikoloa; four grandchildren. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.


Randall “Randy” Murrell Stingel, 74, of Kailua-Kona died Jan. 22 at home. Born in Chicago, he was a retired U.S. Air Force major and former property manager for Chaney Brooks &Co. and Augustine Realty. Private services. Survived by wife, Jumpee Stingel of Kailua-Kona; daughters, Sandra (James) Anderson of Kentucky and Jill (Matthew Tomlinson) Stingel of Kailua-Kona; three grandchildren. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

The late Roy Rogelio Asia is survived by, among others, Felix (Marilyn) Asia. His name wasn’t submitted for an obituary published Thursday.