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56 Years - Memories: April '16

Apologies in advance if you have received this in error. if so, please inform me to be removed from the list.
If you don't recognize some of the names of the classmates below, well...
that's what yearbooks and reunions are for :
( KHS '60 & '61 reunion pics )

Please pass this email on to other classmates.
I'd like to keep this going, adding their responses to this list or one of yours...
as a reminder that hopefully for all of us, we have many years ahead to reunite again.

Hal Oshiro

Upcoming events:
Announcements anyone ?
(must be related in some way to classmates, memories, etc and not for commercial use)

APRIL 2016 POSTS - posts, starting with March 2009, are archived in:

April 17, 2016
We have a recent championship team member among our classmates.
A national championship at that... quite an accomplishment.
Congrats Louise, to you and your teammates.

Thanks Pearl, will also keep trying to locate Arlene.

Mollie, please thank Tremaine who's been extremely helpful in locating classmates.
I sent Mollie the links to the reunion photos and memories which she wrote that she
was now enjoying viewing and reading.

Thanks Roy, and thanks Doug for the ' Words of Wisdom'.

Big Mahalo again Tremaine for all the help.
Hopefully that will inspire others to do much the same.

Found Stanley to be the same Pearl, real nice friendly guy.
Yes you did miss a great KHS fundraiser dinner and the camaraderie.
Good to hear that you'll be taking care and treating yourself with a vacation.

We all offer our condolences to Bessie Shimabukuro Mukai-Kea along with yours, Gerri.

Take care all and stay well.
Will be away from the computer for a while but please do keep sending the emails.

-------- Forwarded Message --------
Subject: 2016 national champions
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2016 15:50:38 -0700
From: Louise Lung Iwamoto

Soo Hawaii tennis team are the national champions in Surprise, AZ this April.
We were on our Hawaii team KITV news.

----- Original Message -----
From: Pearl Shimooka Mori
To: Hal-KHS
Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2016 10:35 PM

Got email, will make sure she knows mailing list.
Still haven't been able to get ahold of Arleen Gonzalves.

On Apr 14, 2016, at 5:36 PM, Hal-KHS wrote:

That would be Mollie Rivera Cohen by the way.

From: "Facebook"
Date: Sat, Apr 9, 2016 at 11:01 AM -0700
Subject: New message from Mollie Cohen
To: "Hal Oshiro"

Mollie Cohen 7:31am Apr 9

Aloha Hal.
Thank you so much for this connection.
If possible, can you re-send email to : mollie***@***.com.

Here is the rest of my info:

Please let me know about any future upcoming class reunions.
Gosh, I can't believe that it has been 57 years ago since I last saw my class mates.
It would be so nice to get to see all of them again.
If there is a photo page that you might have access to of the '60 grads I would love to see them.
I tried many years ago to find classmates but as you might know, not all of us can deal with
the wonders of a computer.
I have gotten a lot better now but not quite a guru. LOL
Thank you so much for contacting me.


---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Roy Okano
Date: Thu, Apr 7, 2016 at 12:23 PM
Subject: Doug Yoshimura Savage
To: Hal Oshiro

Went to visit Doug this morning.
He was in good spirits.
We didn't talk too long.
He mentioned that Harold visited him.
Hope more of our classmates will visit him.

----- Original Message -----
From: Roy Okano
To: Harold Oshiro
Sent: Thursday, April 07, 2016 12:16 PM
Subject: Doug's Words of Wisdom for April

"What we practice daily is what we build a life on. Practice peace, love and kindness."

----- Original Message -----
From: Moana Dyball
To: Hal-KHS
Sent: Wednesday, April 06, 2016 7:42 AM

He mea iki ( It's just a little thing ).

Aloha pumehana,


On Wed, Apr 6, 2016 at 5:55 AM, Hal-KHS wrote:

Big Mahalo Tremaine !
Will pass the info along to Pearl Shimooka Mori.
She's currently off-island but will be returning soon.


----- Original Message -----
From: Moana Dyball
To: Hal Oshiro
Sent: Tuesday, April 05, 2016 3:37 PM

Aloha E Hal

Received a note from Mollie Cohen saying she doesn't want to miss another Class Reunion.
Here is her address and phone number.


So happy to hear from her...

Tremaine Moana Kuuipoleilani Keaulana (Lui) Dyball

----- Original Message -----
From: Pearl Shimooka Mori
To: Hal-KHS60
Sent: Sunday, March 27, 2016 10:43 AM
Subject: Re: 3/27/16

Sorry to hear of Stanley Kea's passing.
My condolences to Bessie and their family.
Whenever they went to the reunions, he was always very friendly.

Sorry I missed the KHS alumni reunion.
Heard the food and entertainment was great.
Had guests from Taiwan for 2 weeks with shopping, touring Pearl Harbor, Sealife Park,
luau at the aquarium, garlic shrimp in Haleiwa etc.
They just left, now I have to have a real vacation of my own.
Taking my mom, who is 94 years young today to visit her 89 year old sister in Reno.

Wishing everyone a Happy Easter.
May you all find that golden egg.


----- Original Message -----
From: Gerri Barcenas Digmon
To: hal-khs60
Sent: Sunday, March 27, 2016 7:17 AM
Subject: RE: 3/27/16

Aloha Harold, Warmest Blessings & a Happy Easter today.
Dear classmates & families, How disturbing & shocking to hear of amicable Stan's passing.
Stan had been recuperating & I recently spoke to Stan several times when contacting Bessie.
Always a genial soft spoken gentleman,a great loss to Bessie, Stan's family & many friends.
Jack & I send our deepest condolences to dear sweet Bessie and family in this great loss.
Dear friends Malama pono, Me ke aloha pumehana.
Gerri & Jack Digmon

( List below will be ongoing on each blog and revised as missing classmates are accounted for )
Out of approximately 640 classmates, there are about 170 who are either deceased or whose
status or contact information is possibly known but needs to be confirmed.
But for the classmates listed below currently there is no status or contact information at all
Please let me or Pearl know if you have or know someone who might have this information.
Names are listed alphabetically by last name... middle name or initials are included if available.
Possible current/married last name, with possible name of spouse, follow where applicable.
Anderson JR, Donald C

Bernard, Mary Magdalene; Barrineau, Caroline; Bogden, Daniel; Broome, Robert Lee

Chan, Naomi; Ching, Tamar I

Dang, Priscilla Ann

Fujimoto, Thomassina T; Fujita, Marlene Masako (Watson)

Ginoza, Peggy K; Gomes, Barbara Jean L.

Ichimura, Lloyd J M

Kai, Mollie L (Sheridan); Kam, Charles K H; Kashiwamura, Gary K
Kauwe, Arlene M (Gonzales); Kawaguchi, Suzanne M (Tanaka); Kiyabu, Arlene Sonnie;
Kuratsu, Ronald N
Lau, Walter Kui; Lawelawe, Herbert Huddy; Lee, Bernice P C; Lee, Jeffrey; Lopes III, Frank
Matsumoto, Patricia (McDonald); Matsushima, Melvin H; McKeown, Chloe Ann K, McCracken, Sandy;
Meyer, Donald S; Michler, John Arthur; Minami, Roy; Miranda, Carmen (Hoomalu Douglas C.);
Mitchell, Emmaline Leimomi; Mitchell, James Enoch Theodore; Muramoto, Hazel S; Murphy, Michael
Nakasone, Roy; Nakatsuka, Nancy K; Nakayama, Barbara; Nishimura, Blanche Y
Onomura, Keiko; Ontai, Carleen; O'Rourke, Jeannie Colleen (Borges)
Pascual, Frances; Payes, Daphne Yvonne; Perkins, Edith Kay; Pinho, Stanley; Pludow, Margaret Ann
Porgatorio, Linda T
Sakuma, Doreen; Saxon, Thelma Ann; Shimabukuro, John M; Shimabukuro, Joyce H;
Shimabukuro, Kenneth M; Shirai, Gail M; Silva, Ronald D; Souza, Earl; Stevens, William;
Stewart, Jeanne; Stone, Kent D; Suemoto, James; Sweeney, Kevin E
Tamashiro, Lawrence T; Tamashiro, Milton M; Tengan, Stephen K; Texeira, Jimmy; Toda, Goering
Wan, May; White, Calvin Stuart; Wise, James; Wolfe, Wynn Brian; Wozumi, Carol (Kuwanoe)
Ymas, Elaine K I; Young, Geraldine S M

Below are part of the classmates believed to have been receiving these email 'memories'...
either directly or through one of the classmates listed below.
Apologies to those inadvertently mis-named, misspelled or unlisted.

Alfred Won,Allan Shimokawa,Alvin HIrokane,Alvin Kajioka,Alvin Kotake,Alvin Shimokawa,Amy Higashi,
Amy Morioka, Amy Murakami,Amy Nakashima,Andra Dean,Andrew Nakano,Ann Miyamoto,Ardel Honda,
Arlene Yamagata, Arline Hirahara,Avis Gima,Audrey Koshiba
Barbara Baptist,Bessie Shimabukuro,Bert Maedo,Betty Ing,Beverly Davis,Brenda Ignacio, Brenda Kadokawa
Calvin Ishizaki,Calvin Kang,Carl Yasuda,Carol Hamasaki,Carole Masuda,Caroline Andrade, Carolyn Amoy,
Carolyn Chock,Carolyn Eugenio,Charlene Mau,Chester Otani,Clarence Fung,Clarence Shibuya,
Clifford Ching,Clifford Young,Clinton Chung
Dave Sato,Dennis Sakaguchi,Dennis Shibuya,Dolly Afalava,Donald Hiramoto,Doris Toyooka,Douglas Abe.
Douglas Yoshimura,Duane Aguiar
Earl Tokumura,Edward Inea,Edward Ling,Edwin Matsui,Elaine Carias,Elsie Awa,Elsie Oshiro,
Elsie Tanaka,Elwood Lim, Ethel Aramaki
Faith Maeda,Frances Mise,Frances Takasaki,Francine Song,Francisco Tambunting,
Frieda Taniguchi
Gary Tsukamoto,Gary Yamamoto,George Takamiya,Geraldine Barcenas,Glenn Kaawalauaole
Harriet Higa,Hiroyasu Narita
Irene Rocha
James Mau, Jane Futenma,Jane Mock,Jean Nakamura,Jane Nishimura,Jeanette Sumida,John Rodrigues,
June Yanazawa
Karen Bertram,Karen Fukuji,Karen Iha,Karen Morisawa,Kathryn Mabe,Kenneth Ginoza,Kenneth Matsuura,
Kenneth Morimoto,Kenneth Yoshioka
Lance Ishihiro,Lillian Tarumoto,Lorene Watanabe,Louise Lung,Lynne Zane
Madge Stibbard,Mae Nakanishi,Manuel Mattos,Marian Tarumoto,Marjorie Mau,Martin Buell,
Matilda Muraoka,Michael Yamaguchi,Mollie Rivera,Muriel Masumura,Myron Kekaula
Naomi Kuramoto,Naomi Nelson,Nathan Chong,Nelson Masumune,Norman Ginoza
Pamela Machida,Patricia Kiyabu,Patricia Yamaguchi,Paul Kimura,Pauline Arakaki,Pearl Chun,Pearl Shimooka,
Phyliss Tanabe
Raynor Tsuneyoshi,Rebecca Paresa,Richard Shinn, Richard Shintaku, Richard Yasunaga,Richard Yawata,
Rick Nakamura,Robert Gore,Robert Moriyama,Robert Nukushina,Robert Yoshimura,Roger Kobayashi,
Ronald Higa,Rosemary DeJesus,Roy Morihara, Roy Okano,Roy Takamatsu,Ruth Kinoshita
Samuel Pang,Seda Deguchi,Sharon LaTraille,Sheila Espindola,Shirley Ching,Shirley Tamashiro,
Stanley Miura,Stella Okamoto
Thomas Murata, Thomas Takushi,Thomas Yamada,Timothy Choy,Tony Ballesteros,Tremaine Lui
Velma Kekipi,Vernon Wong,Violet Chung-Hoon,Virginia Kakazu,Vivian Hirahara
Wayne Kanai,Wayne Yamasaki
Xavier Ching,Xavier Ikei
Yolinda Agaria,Yvonne Tachino

DISCLAIMER: This is not an 'official KHS '60 newsletter' but merely a voluntarily provided vehicle to pass
on information from the reunion committee, as an aside to the primary purpose of providing a focal point for
your classmate 'memories' and communication. Please refer to the Bulldog Bulletins mailed out by the reunion
reunion committee for definitive 'official' information ( most recent issue dated April 30, 2015 ) .

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