Obituaries for May 5
Alfred “Stoney” Rieta, Jr., 60, died April 27 at his home in Keaau. Born in Wailuku, Maui, he was an assembler for Walmart in Hilo. He was also a member of the Apostle’s Motorcycle Club and the captain of the Running Rampant Billiard Team. There will be a Bike Run and Celebration of Life on May 10. Meet 10-11 a.m. at the Hilo Civic Auditorium. Bike Run at 11:15 a.m. followed by a Celebration of Life at noon at 4 Miles in Keaukaha. No flowers. Donations may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Survived by wife Jill Rieta of Keaau; daughter Brandy Rieta of Keaau; sons Dustin (Mahealani Makanui) Rieta of Keaau, Eric Braceros of Kahului, Maui and Michael (Rebecca) Rieta of Ohio; hanai son Joseph Ah Heong of Keaau; brothers Dennis Rieta of Kahului, Maui and Jeffrey (Ranelle Aborto) Rieta of Wailuku, Maui; seven grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Inc. in Hilo.
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