Himeo Hayashida, 77, of Hilo died at the Hilo Medical Center on Friday, Oct. 5. Born in Mountain View, he was a retired teacher with the former Laupahoehoe High School. He was also a member of the Puna Hongwanji Mission. Private services held. No koden. Survived by wife, Jane R. Hayashida of Hilo; daughter, Kim M. (Daryl) Sakoda of Hilo; sons, Guy (Karen) Fukushima of Hilo, and Cory (Beverly) Fukushima of Kaneohe; sister, Teruko (Takeshi) Tabata of Waipahu; sister-in-law, Hideko “Deki” Hayashida of Torrance, Calif.; seven grandchildren, one great-granddaughter, numerous nieces & nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary Inc., Hilo.
Charles “Charlie” “Kale” L. Langer, 68, of Hilo died Wednesday, Sept. 26, at his residence. Born in San Francisco, Calif., he was a retired detective for the Honolulu Police Department and a member of the Honolulu Police Department Big Island Ohana. Friends may call Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel in Hilo; Visitation from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Celebration of life at 1 p.m. Casual attire. Urn burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park in Hilo (Ilima Section). Survived by wife, Marietta M. H. Langer of Keaau; daughters, Lea F. Langer Grupen of Kahaluu, Lisa A. (Leo) Amador of Honolulu, and Desiree (Ivan) Okinaka ofo Hilo; five granchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Hilo.
Manecio Udasco Ruiz Pascua, 87, of Keaau died Saturday, Sept. 15, at Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines, he was a vegetable farmer and member of the Keaau Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Friends may call Friday, Oct. 26, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel; Visitation from 5-9 p.m.; Wake service at 6 p.m. Friends may call Saturday, Oct. 27, at Keaau Holy Rosary Catholic Church; Visitation from 8-10 a.m.; Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire. Burial at Homelani Memorial Park (Ilima Section). Survived by wife, Lourdes G. Pascua of Keaau; daughters, Gertrudes Imelda (Silvano) Namnama, Lorma (Julio) Vila and Maryland (Wilmer) Gonzales of Keaau; sons, Melecio (Mitas) Pascua of Philippines, Macario (Marjorie) Pascua and Manuel “Manny” Pascua of Keaau; 11 grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.