Obituaries for November 16
Alice Olival Botelho, 93, of Honokaa died Nov. 9 at home. Born in Paauilo, she was a retired Selective Service clerk for the federal government; a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Honokaa; a past member of UE; and a member of the first graduating class of Honokaa High in 1938. Friends may call 8-10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Honokaa; memorial Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by son, William D. (Jackie) Botelho of Smith, Nev.; daughter, Bernadette (Glenn) Ruis of Honokaa; sister, Ethel “Penny” Mendoza of Honolulu; seven grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and godchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Angeline “Angie” Violet Medeiros, 77, of Hilo died Oct. 18 in Honolulu. Born in Honolulu, she retired from the Hawaii National Bank in Honolulu and was a member of Hula Halau O Ke Anuenue St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Friends may call 8:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo; Mass at 10 a.m. Survived by husband, John B. Medeiros Jr.; sons, George (Miyoko) Wright III, Sheldon (Pauline) Wright and William “Billy Boy” Willis; daughters, Rochelle Willis, Joella Ferrer and Tricia “Malia” Willis; sisters, Zelinda (Manny) Luna, Marie (Chico) Pacheco, Diane Kansana and Sarah Davis; 16 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren. Arranements by Mililani Memorial Park & Mortuary.
Douglas “Doug” Howard Sell, 73, of Waikoloa died Nov. 14 at home. Born in Scottsbluff, Neb., he was an underwater photographer and a retired central office engineer. Private services. Survived by wife, Bonnie Sell of Waikoloa; daughter, Gretchen (DeLain Finley) Sell-Finley of Dixon, Calif.; sister, Roberta Case of Denver, Colorado; numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.
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