Obituaries for July 12
Timothy “Tim” John Bragalone, 45, of Kailua-Kona died July 8 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Honolulu, he was the owner of Tim’s Air Conditioning & Refrigeration and also a member of American Pool Association and West Hawaii Men’s Pool League. Service to be held at a later date. Survived by wife, Jo Ann Bragalone of Kailua-Kona; mother, Stephanie Bragalone of Kailua-Kona; brothers, Tony (Shari) Bragalone, James (Theresa) Bragalone, all of Holualoa; daughter, Charmine (Charlie) Reyes; sons, Jensen (Christie) Reyes, Charsen Reyes, all of Kauai; hanai sister, Colleen (Bill) Gundaker of Ka‘u; five grandchildren, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.
Reginald Takeo Koyama, 73, of Hilo died June 29 at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. Born on Oahu, he was a commercial artist. Private services. Survived by son, Anson (Mari) Koyama of Hilo; brothers, Ronald Koyama of Oahu, and Glenn (Judy) Koyama of Oahu; sister, Linda (Richard) Inamasu of Maui; numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Joan Lawhead, 84, of Kailua-Kona died July 4 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was retired, a volunteer for Hawaii County Police Department and Dolphin Quest, member and paddler for Kai O Pua Canoe Club and Keauhou Canoe Club. Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Advocats or Hawaii Island Humane Society. Survived by son, Lance (Leona) Lawhead of Kailua-Kona; daughter, Leslie Lawhead of Eugene, Ore.; sister, Marilyn (Paul) Glamkowski of Snohomish, Wash.; three grandchildren. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.
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