Obituaries for October 30
John Kuulei Isabel, 57, of Glenwood, died Oct. 11 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a nursery worker for California Hawaii Foliage Growers and a former member of the Hawaii Army National Guard. Visitation will be held from 6-9 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel in Hilo; celebration of life at 7 p.m. Casual attire. Survived by mother, Leirima Isabel of Hilo; brothers, Rodney (Paula) Isabel and Alan Isabel, both of Hilo; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Shizue Kawai, 103, of Hilo died Oct. 14 at a private care home in Hilo. Born in Hilo, she graduated from Hilo High School in 1927, and was a homemaker. Private services were held. No flowers. No Koden. Survived by daughters, Elaine (Larry) Nishida of Honolulu and Amy (Clifford) Kaminaka of Hilo; brother-in-law, Hiroshi (Kayo) Kawai of Gardena, Calif.; sister-in-law, Yoshiko Morinaga of Hilo; five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Alan Marr Zwick, 72, of Holualoa, died Tuesday at his residence. Born in Rochester, New York, he was retired, the former owner and operator of A & C Automotive in Long Beach, Calif., and a Navy veteran. Private services will be held. Memorial donations may be sent to Hospice of Kona, P.O. Box 4130, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96745. Survived by wife, Vera Zwick of Holualoa; daughter, Roylene (Robert) Moore of Long Beach, Calif.; granddaughter, Karen Moore of Long Beach, Calif.; great-granddaughter, Jade Moore of Long Beach, Calif.; hanai sister, Bernice Francis of Fountain Valley, Calif.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.
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