USA: Hawaii Deaths

Samuel BARBER, or Paddy Gillespie, birth 1917 Northern Island, died Feb 16, 1991/March 16, 1991, age 74 in Hawaii.  Obit in Honolulu Advertiser. Wife Lois Mae, 4 daughters (listed under wife); two sisters: Beatrice Spackman; Marjorie Eadie.

Mrs Elizabeth Gillespie BUTLER, born 1872, d/o Albert B Gillespie & Rebecca Wilson, age 48, died April 3, 1920 at sea on ship Korea Maru. Wife of Walter L Butler.

Raymond Gillespie EVANS, 81, of Honolulu, a civil engineer and a Navy veteran, died June 6, 2015. He was born in Flintstone, Georgia. He is survived by wife Hiroko S., son Mark M., daughter Malisa M. Evans Gampong, brother William W. Evans and a grandchild. Private service.

Ann Gillespie FOWLER died in Aiea, Hawaii, age 94 on July 20, 2021. She was born in Islay, Scotland (1927). Private service held.

Paul Gillespie JENSEN of Kailua-Kona, died age 73 on June 20, 2016 in Kona Community Hospital.  He was a retired Realtor at Clark Realty, and employee of Printed Circuits International and Optical Coating Laboratories. Paul was born in Oakland, California. He is survived by wife Kathleen, stepson Brian M, sister Barbara Capra and two grandchildren. Celebration of life July 16 at 3:00 pm by the sea.


Barbara K (Shimomura) Gillespie, mentioned in obit of her mother, Yukie Shimomura, who died in Hawaii 1989 age 88. Mother born 1901 Kumamoto, Japan. Honolulu Advertiser. Barbara Gillespie  of New York City died there at age 73  on April 22, 2019. She was born in Hanapepe, Kauai.  Private service.


Candace Gillespie mentioned in obit of her father, Violet Verna Martin, born Ames, Iowa, who died 2000 in Hawaii.

Cecile R Gillaspy birth 1909 Missouri, died Aug 13, 1991, age 82 in Hawaii. Obit Honolulu Star Bulletin.


Dorothy Gillispie mentioned in obit of Joseph David Ikaika Barnard who died in Hawaii in 1989. Honolulu Advertiser

Dorothy Marie Gillespie, 97, of Pepeekeo, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center on June 19, 2013.  She was born in Albert Lea, Minnesota. She is survived by sons Larry and Philip; daughters Karen Moller and Thea Beaudet; brothers Neal, Alton and Harris Petersen; sisters Marcella Minear and Harriet Wangen; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation:3:30 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services:4:30 p.m. Aloha attire.

Frieda L Gillespie, wife of James F Gillespie, birth 1944 Honolulu, Hawaii, died Aug 27, 1992 Portland, Maine, age 48. Obituary published in Hawaii Honolulu Star Bulletin. Others: Gerald Ganaban, Roger Ganaban her two brothers mentioned.


Helen Gillespy mentioned in the obit of Masamitsu Tokumto, who died in Nevada in 1992,  born Honolulu. Obituary Honolulu Star-Bulletin.


Mrs Jeanie Gillespie mentioned in the obituary of her father, Herbert Shon Chun Ho, who died in Hawaii in 1995. Honolulu Advertiser.

John William Gillespie II – of Kilauea, Kauai, died age 67 on July 13, 2017 on  Kauai. He was born in Akron, Ohio on June 27, 1949.

Joseph Clarence Gillespie,  85, of ‘Aiea, died May 17, 2007. Born in Ashland, Pa, he was a retired electrical engineer for the federal government. Survived by sons, John, David and Thomas; brothers, James and William; four grandchildren. Service 11:30 a.m. Friday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Aloha attire. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawaii.


Lois Mae Gillespie died Oct 31, 1997 Honolulu, Hawaii, age 80 Born Los Angeles, California 1917 Four daughters mentioned: Daphne Selbert; Kathleen Tice; Susan Gillespie; Gail Gillespie. Obit published in Star-Bulletin, Hawaii

Luista Gillaspy mentioned in the obit of her father, Luis Macaculof Macalma, who died in Hawaii, age 91 in 2001. Born Philippines. Obit Honolulu Advertiser

Lynette Gillespie mentioned in the obit of her father, Samuel or Sheriff Iona born South Kona 1924, who died in Kapolei, Hawaii June 7, 2000, age 76.  Her mother Lythea.


Manerva Gillespie mentioned in the obit of her father, Pablo T Ramos, who died in Hawaii 1997. Mother Margarita Layco.  Father born Tarlac, Philippines in 1912.

Marissa Joy Hokulea Gillespie  28, of Scottsdale, Ariz., a registered nurse, died in Scottsdale June 22, 2012. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert, parents Michael L. and Judee A. Gonsalves, brothers Ryan N. Werner and Michael A. Gonsalves, and grandmothers Amerlylis Campbell and Helen Gonsalves. Private services.

Martha Gillespie mentioned in the obit for Herman or Herb Lerch who died in Hawaii in 1992.

Michael D Gillespie of Honololu, died age 60 on Oct 22, 2018. He was born in North Carolina.


Ray Wesley Gillespie, who lived in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, passed away at the age of 71 on  Nov 27, 2013. Born in Leavenworth, Kansas ,May 9, 1952 he was the first of three children. After graduating from Command & Staff College, Ray did two tours in Vietnam. He obtained his Masters degree and after serving 22 years in the Army, Ray retired in Honolulu as a Lt. Colonel where he then worked for the State of Hawaii. Colonel Gillespie is survived by his wife, Paula, mother, Dorothy, brothers, Joe & Gary, sister, Jean Dunnigan, sons Kelly & Sean, and grandchildren, Madeline, Cassidy, and Mason.  Published by Morning Sun on Dec. 8, 2013.


Stephanie Rachel ‘Pulani’ Gillespie, of Kealakekua, Hawaii died Sept 3, 2016 in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Ventura, California


Vickie Gillespie birth 1957, d/o Charles & Norma Kim Honolulu, death Sept 28, 1995, age 38.  Spouse David. Others: daughter Kristen Markle; son Michael; brothers Randall & Robin; sister Vivian Tsukamoto. Obit published Honolulu Advertiser.


William Gillespie, birth 1874, death May 17, 1899, age 24,  white,  Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii

Angela Rene MEDERIOS, d/o Emery A Gillespie & Brenda J Gillespie, died age 22 (no date) in Hawaii. Born Honolulu. Other daughters: Tania M; Shelby K Vance; Shannon M Gillespie; son Tyler M K. Others in obit: Alvin E Mederios Jr; Clara T Mederios; Mack R Scott; Doris M Scott; Louisa Mederios.

Virginia Gillespie WHITE, “Ginger” of Pukalani, Maui, a retired elementary school teacher at El Monte in Los Angeles, died at Maui Memorial Medical Center July 27, 2015. She is survived by brother Ray Gillespie and sister Sue LaComb. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Ballard Family Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Reception followed.  Scattering of ashes to be held at a later date.

Record Count: 28

Source of Records: Mormon website; Hawaii newspaper