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  • Posted: Jul 28 2017 - 12:05am

    Onesimo Valorozo Arellano, 80, of Kailua-Kona died July 21 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Magsingal, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, he was a houseman at Royal Kona Resort and member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church. A three-day vigil will start at 5 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 2) at 77-6519 Seaview Circle in Kailua-Kona. Visitation 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Kailua-Kona. Mass at 12:30 p.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park in Holualoa. Casual attire; flowers welcome. Survived by wife, Virginia Arellano of Kailua-Kona; sons, Mario (Esperanza) Arellano of Kailua-Kona, John (Madelyn) Arellano Jr. of Honolulu, Stanley (Janiza) Arellano of Seattle, James (Shannon) Arellano, Percival Arellano and Wayne-Ronnie (Gladys) Arellano of Kailua-Kona; daughters, Joy Arellano of California, Jenna Arellano, Jerry Arellano and Jeanette Arellano of Kailua-Kona; brother, Ernesto Arellano of the Philippines; 23 grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 27 2017 - 12:06am

    Fannie K. (Kaiawe) Duhaylongsod, 84, of Kealakekua died April 24 in Kealakekua. Born in Kahaluu, she was a state retiree. Celebration of life 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, at Kahaluu Beach Park in Kona. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by daughters, Mary Ann Malia Chatterley of Lihue, Kauai, Lelene (Christian) Bay of Keauhou, Rhoda Duhaylongsod of Wailua, Kauai, and Dorean Duhaylongsod of Kapaa, Kauai; sister, Elizabeth Bannister of Kealakekua; 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 26 2017 - 12:06am

    Patricia “Pat” Gilman Greenwell, 92, of Waimea died July 18 at home. Born in Honolulu, she was a homemaker and member of St. James Episcopal Church in Waimea. Services held. No flowers. Memorial donations to Paniolo Preservation Society, P.O. Box 640, Kamuela, HI 96743; Kona Historical Society, P.O. Box 398, Captain Cook, HI 96704; or North Hawaii Hospice, 65-1328 Kawaihae Road, Kamuela, HI 96743. Survived by son, David (Terri) Greenwell of Waimea; daughter, Joan Anderson of Waimea; three grandsons and three great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

  • Posted: Jul 25 2017 - 12:05am

    Regina Anastasia Brencick-Flottmann nee Radetic, 94, of Waimea died July 8. Born in Pagedale, Mo., she was a chemical librarian. Visitation 8:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, at Annunciation Catholic Church in Waimea. Mass at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Waimea Catholic Cemetery. No flowers. Memorial donations to Dean Fujitani Medical Fund c/o Annuciation Catholic Church, Kamuela, HI 96743. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by son, Matthew (Shirley) Brencick of Whidbey Island, Wash.; daughter, Janice Brencick of Waimea; brother, Albert (Betty) Radetic of St. Louis; five grandchildren and seven great-granchildren. Services provided by Ballard Family Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 24 2017 - 12:06am

    Freddie Beyer Berengue, 67, of Kailua-Kona died June 16 at home. Born in Honolulu, he owned Sunset Flooring and paddled for Kai ‘Ehitu, Kai ‘Opua and Keauhou canoe clubs. Celebration of life 9 a.m. Saturday (July 29) at the Honokohau Harbor canoe halau in Kailua-Kona. Survived by wife, Kande Berengue of Kailua-Kona; daughter, Michele Lohry of Windsor, Colo.; sons, Steven (Siulin) Berengue of Kailua-Kona, Shane (Linda) Berengue of Ellijay, Ga., and Mitchell Berengue of Ft. Collins, Colo.; brother, Gale Berengue of Kailua, Oahu; sisters, Holly Young of Honolulu, and Frances (Lambert) Lui-Kwan of Pearl City, Oahu; three grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary

  • Posted: Jul 23 2017 - 12:06am

    Feliza Pascua Batad, 90, of Keaau, formerly of Halaula, died June 26 at home. Born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, she was a member of Hawi Sacred Heart Catholic Church and Keaau Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Keaau Senior Club, Kohala Filipino Catholic Club and Kohala Filipino Community Association. Visitation 9-11 a.m. Friday (July 28) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Prayer service at 11 a.m. Visitation again 8-9:45 a.m. Saturday (July 29) at Hawi Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Eulogy at 9:45 a.m. Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire. Burial at Halawa Catholic Cemetery. Survived by sons, Catalino R. (Gracia) Batad of Hawaiian Paradise Park and Charles “Charlie” G. (Tammy) Batad of Hawi; sister, Trinidad P. Criste of the Philippines; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; cousins, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 22 2017 - 12:06am

    Leo Michael Adonis, 38, of Washington, Calif., and Pahoa died July 8 in Volcano. Born Gregory Michael Ure in Portland, Ore., he was a graduate of San Diego State University and former English teacher. Survived by mother, Carla Jean Tooker; father, John Michael Ure; grandparents, Betty and John Regan; sister, Shannon Lee Coburn; aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Arrangements Ballard Family Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 21 2017 - 12:06am

    Samuel Kuuipo Nohea Hussey Jr., 67, of Kailua-Kona died June 20 at The Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. Born in Wailuku, Maui, he was a chef. Services at Old Kona Airport Park beach 4:30-6:15 p.m. Sunday (July 23). Please bring a photo to share and a lei. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by son, Keanu Ian Makoa Hussey of Lahaina, Maui; sister, Dawn Gui of Kailua-Kona; brothers, William Hussey and Jeremiah Hussey of Kailua-Kona; mother, Natalia Alamedia of Kailua-Kona. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 20 2017 - 12:05am

    Larry Takanori Inouye, 89, of Waimea died June 30 at home. Born in Waimea, he was a retired U.S. Army master sergeant who served in the Korean and Vietnam wars, a retired maintenance engineer at Tripler Army Medical Center and maintenance worker at the former Royal Waikoloan Hotel. Services held. Survived by wife, Amy Inouye of Waimea; son, Larry Inouye Jr. of Wahiawa, Oahu; daughters, Valerie (Roger Salazar) Inouye and Michele (Dennis) Tanaka of Waimea; six grandchildren and a great-grandchild; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 19 2017 - 12:05am

    Micah Hoku Carvalho, 40, of Kapaau died June 16. Born in Petaluma, Calif., he was a Stanford University graduate who interned for UNAIDS in Suva, Fiji, and the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission in San Francisco before becoming a research and policy fellow at the Institute of National Gay and Lesbian Task Force in New York, health policy advocate at the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center and policy and communications manager for the Asian Pacific Islanders for Human Rights in Los Angeles. Services held. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by parents, Joseph and Marcia Carvalho of Kapaau; brother, Adrian (Kristen) Carvalho of Mill Valley, Calif.; a niece and a nephew, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 18 2017 - 12:06am

    Misako Hatami, 101, of Hilo died July 3 at Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Papaikou, she was a retired kitchen manager for the former Sumida Restaurant and member of Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin, Buddhist Women’s Association, Tenrikyo Mishima Kyokai and Pomaikai Senior Citizens. Visitation 10-11 a.m. Sunday (July 23) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Memorial service at 11 a.m. Casual attire; no flowers. Survived by sons, James (Pat Tsumako) Hatami and Wendell (Janice) Hatami of Hilo; daughters, Jean Hatami-Kogasaka and Marian (Ernest) Nagamine of Hilo; sisters-in-law, Watae Shindo of Japan and Emiko Fukuhara of Los Angeles; six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 17 2017 - 12:05am

    Adoracion “Inday” “Ador” Sagolili Gancinia, 54, of Honokaa died June 15, 2017, at Queen’s Medical Center. Born in Cebu City, the Philippines, she was a former worker for Watanabe Floral in Waimea and a former worker for the Brantley Center in Honokaa. She was also a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Honokaa Ward. Visitation 9-11 a.m. Saturday (July 22) at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Honokaa. Funeral service at 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Honokaa County Cemetery. Casual attire. Survived by step-mother, Geraldine (Anthony) Domingo of Honokaa; brothers, Augusto (Cecilia) Gancinia of Honokaa and Mario (Cynthia) Gancinia of Honolulu, Oahu; half-brothers, Alberto (Carmen) Galarse of the Philippines and Gjim Patrick Gancinia of Honokaa; half-sister, Odessa Gancinia of Honokaa; one niece; two nephews; numerous grandnieces and grandnephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 16 2017 - 12:06am

    Eleanor De Coito Gomes Carvalho, 98, of Honokaa died June 13 at Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in Ahualoa, she was a retired nut sorter with the former Hawaiian Holiday Macadamia Nut company and member of Honokaa Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Friends may call 8-10 a.m. Saturday (July 22) at the Honokaa Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Mass at 10 a.m. followed by burial at the Honokaa Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire. Survived by sons, Joseph (Theresa) Carvalho of Paauilo and Richard Carvalho and Robert (Carol) Carvalho of Honokaa; daughter, Katherine (Manuel) Branco of Hilo; sister, Mary Lou (Gilbert) Ferreira of Pearl City, 10 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

  • Posted: Jul 15 2017 - 12:06am

    David Eugene Brown, 72, of Kailua-Kona died July 9 in Kailua-Kona. Born in Indianapolis, he was a poultry processing plant manager and U.S. Army veteran. Memorial services with military honors at noon Monday, July 24, at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by wife, Memina Brown; sons, Tim Brown and Tommy (Karey) Brown of Hilo, Arnold Ragasajo of Kailua-Kona; brother, Bill (Jan) Brown of Indianapolis; sisters, Patty Jackson of Indianapolis, Phyllis (Roger) Harrell of Indianapolis and Wilma (Eddie) Driggers of Dade City, Fla.; stepmother, Frances Carroll of Indianapolis; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuaries.

  • Posted: Jul 14 2017 - 12:06am

    Dale Kiyoshi Ishiyama, 58, of Hilo died July 3 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a county accountant, worked at Carpet Isle and was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church. Visitation 9-10 a.m. Wednesday (July 19) at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Memorial Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by wife, Valerie Ishiyama of Hilo; sons, Robby Ishiyama and Tyson (Kehau) Usui of Hilo; mother, Michiyo Ishiyama of Hilo; sister, Janice Santos of Hilo; one granddaughter; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.