Hirene Racoma Chase, 54, of Captain Cook died Sept. 4. Born in Honolulu, she was an airport ramp agent. Private services will be held on Kauai. Survived by husband, Eric Chase of Pennsylvania; brothers, David Kealoha Jr. of Waimanalo, Oahu; Richard Racoma of Honolulu; William G. Racoma Sr. of Kailua-Kona; Seu "Junior" (Mary) Racoma of Paradise Valley, Ariz.; Rooney Racoma of Wahiawa, Oahu; Ernest Michael Racoma of Kakaako, Oahu; sisters, Hannah Noblisse of Anahola, Kauai; Mary (Joseph) Blackstad of Kekaha, Kauai; Marta (Donald) Moniz of Captain Cook; numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by A Hui Hou Crematory & Funeral Home of West Hawaii.
Eleanor Louise Grubb, 88, of Kailua-Kona died Sept. 11. Born in Basel, Switzerland, she was a salesperson and ballet dance teacher. Private services. Survived by hanai daughter, Linda Ruddle of Kailua-Kona; stepdaughter, Cara (Robert) Cowart of New Castle, Penn.; numerous hanai grandchildren. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.
Edward Martinez, 69, of Waimea died Aug. 19. Born in Los Angeles, he was a Marine Corps veteran and maintained swimming pools. Survived by wife, Dolores Martinez of Waimea; son, Damian (Romi) Martinez of Beaverton, Ore.; mother, Mary Rojero of Los Angeles; brothers Celestino (Mary) Martinez of Pomona, Calif., Albert Martinez (Linda) of Pico Rivera, Calif.; sisters, Rosario Saavedra of Los Angeles; Rosalie Martinez of Victorville, Calif.; Rosalyn (Bill) Eschrich of Ontario, Calif.; two grandchildren. Arrangements by A Hui Hou Crematory & Funeral Home of West Hawaii.
Virginia Lorraine Pasami, 89, of Keaau died Aug. 10 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Los Angeles, she was a retired office worker. No services. Survived by son, Jerry Baltazar of Volcano; daughter, Teresa Baltazar of Oahu; one grandson, a niece and a nephew. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.