Obituaries for September 12

Ruthann Adviento, 41, of Kailua-Kona died Aug. 17 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Lib, Marshall Islands, she was a cashier at Target Store in Kailua-Kona and member of JIA Women’s Softball League and New Hope Legacy. Visitation 10-11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 21, at Puuanahulu Community Center. Celebration of life at 11 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by husband, Anthony Adviento; sons, Clenson Kuli of Kwajalein, Marshall Islands, Dayton-Angel Adviento, Daniel Bernard Adviento and David Alan Adviento of Kona Palisades; daughter, Rockzann Delijah Adviento of Kona Palisades; brothers, Michel Kuli of Kailua-Kona, Remase Kuli, Renes Kuli and Alija Kuli of Kwajalein; sisters, Kalona Kuli of West Virginia and Herinne Kuli of Majuro, Marshall Islands; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Miriam Virginia Agcaoili, 81, of Honolulu died Aug. 16 at St. Francis Hospice Sister Maureen Keleher Center. Born in Des Moines, Iowa, she was a retired district education specialist for the Department of Education in Hilo. Visitation 3-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Kilohana United Methodist Church, 5829 Mahimahi St., Honolulu. Celebration of life memorial services at 3:30 p.m. Casual attire; no flowers. Private urn committal in Hilo at a later date. Survived by daughter, Janis Kara of Katy, Texas; son, Maury (Danielle) Agcaoili of Waipahu, Oahu; brother, Donald (Pat) Skelton of Longmeadow, Mass.; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.


Kimberly Leilani Cabuyaban, 56, of Kula, Maui, formerly of Hilo and Honolulu, died July 20 in Kula. Born in California, she was a homemaker. Celebration of life 5-9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at Mililani (Oahu) Recreation Center Pavilion No. 3. Survived by husband, Nalo Cabuyaban; sons, Nalo “Kalei” (Kealohalani Mailou-Kama) Cabuyaban and Nolan (Kecia Sakugawa) Cabuyaban; daughters, Noelle Cabuyaban, Noreen (Russell Pagala) Cabuyaban and Naelyn Cabuyaban; sisters, Antoinette Vasconcellos and Jeanine Vasconcellos; brothers, Gary Vasconcellos, Randy Vasconcellos and Micah Cartajena-Vasconcellos; two grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Frank Valier Cole, 63, of Hilo died Sept. 1 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in San Pedro, Calif., he was an architectural draftsman, surfer and car enthusiast. Private services held. Survived by wife, Aimee Dodge of Hilo; daughters, Theresa (Andree) Yen and Emile (Taylor) Krusen of Seattle, Brittany Cole of Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Bethany Cole of Seattle, Amelia Sprague of Hilo; sons, Mathew Cole, Marcus Sprague and Dylan Cole of Hilo; parents, Robert and Enid Cole of Havelock, N.C.; brothers, Richard (Margaret) Cole of Jacksonville, N.C., Raymond (Tammy) Cole of Temecula, Calif., and Gary Cole of Kailua, Oahu; sister, Cindy Cole of Havelock; six grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Lawrence Setsuo Miki, 80, of Hilo died July 30 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Pepeekeo, he was a retired teacher at Waiakea High School and member of Papaikou Hongwanji Mission. Private services held. No koden (monetary gifts). Survived by fiancee, Evelyn Hashizaki of Kurtistown; brother, Ernest (Kay) Miki of Honolulu; sisters, Tsukimi (Mitsuo) Murashige and Michie Kuwaye of Hilo, Carole (Donald) Fujii of Maui; sisters-in-law, Lillian Miki of Pahala and Asako Miki of Honolulu; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


Koichi “Kopey” Miyamoto, 92, formerly of Pepeekeo, died Sept. 4 under the care of Islands Hospice Maui. Born in Hilo, he was a heavy equipment mechanic. Private services held. Online condolences: Survived by wife, Satoye “Pansy” Miyamoto; sons, Robin (Allison) Miyamoto and Bradley (Shanell) Miyamoto; siblings, Saburo (Annette) Miyamoto, Sueno Sasano and Mabel Momohara; three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Walter Spencer, 85, of Kailua-Kona died Jan. 17 in Kailua-Kona. He was a Holualoa Elementary School teacher and U.S. Marine Corps veteran. Military honors and placement noon Thursday, Sept. 19, at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Survived by children and grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

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