Obituaries for August 2


Katherine Keiko Higgins, 81, of Kailua-Kona died July 25 at her residence. Born in Los Angeles, California, she was an administrative assistant for a geological engineering company. Private services. Survived by husband, Max Higgins of Kailua-Kona; brother, Shig (Maya) Shiwota of Mauna Lani; and three nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Clifford Shawn Olsen, 55, of Mountain View died Feb. 11 at the Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hollywood, Florida, he was a retired roofer. No services. Survived by sons, Matthew Olsen of Portland, Oregon, Noah Olsen of Hilo, Kevin Olsen of Hilo; sister, Diane Hubbell of Florida; brother, Keith Olsen of Wisconsin; and one grandson. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Louise Jane Robertson, 69, of Glenwood, Oahu, died July 9 at the Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. Born in Long Beach, California, she was a retired computer graphic artist for the Big Island Homes &Land Magazine, and worked as a caregiver. Celebration of life to be held Saturday, Aug. 16, at Christ Lutheran Church, 595 Kapiolani St. Visitation at 9:30 a.m.; Service at 10:30 a.m. with potluck to follow. Committal service on March 29, 2015 at Greenwood Cemetery in York, Nebraska. Survived by spouse, John Robertson; son, James Robertson; daughter, Laura Robertson; sister, Janet Winkler of Texas; father, George Bolton; mother, Gertrude Bolton; and six grandchildren. Arrangements by Moanalua Mortuary.

Winifred “Chiko” Mitsuko Serion, 64, of Kealia, South Kona, died July 14 at her daughter’s residence in Keauhou. Born in Kealia, South Kona, she was a former cashier for Kailua-Kona Chevron and a salesperson for the former Typewriter Center. Visitation at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Keei Ward located at 84-5236 Hawaii Belt Road, Honaunau, HI 96726. Service at 9:30 a.m. Lei and flowers welcome. Survived by sons, Russell (Jaycie) Serion of Kealia, Ryan (Doralyn Paulo) Serion of Honaunau; daughter, Puanani (Kauhane Smith) Serion; sisters, Gladys (Marium Cornelio) Fujihara of Keauhou, Lorraine (James) Motoyama all of Kealakekua, Lillian (Elson) Mori Sr. of Kealakehe, Arlene (Michael Reilly) of Kealakekua, Barbara Jean (Grant) Shiraishi of Kealakehe; brothers, Melvin Fujihara of Kailua-Kona, Howard Fujihara, Phillip (Roselle) Fujihara all of Kealakehe, Douglas (KimberlyAnn Fukuda-Edwards) Fujihara of Hilo, Harold Fujihara of Kealia; twelve grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

 

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