Obituaries for August 17

Linda Ann Derasin, 70, of Pahoa died Aug. 5 at Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. She was born in Paia, Maui. Visitation 9-10:30 a.m. (Aug. 24) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Prayer service at 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. Survived by husband, Clarence “Choppy” Derasin of Pahoa; sons, Douglas (Jetta) Derasin of Phoenix, Radford (Valerie) Derasin, Christopher Derasin and Craig Derasin of Pahoa; daughter, Mona Lisa (Will) Tolentino of Utah; brothers, Anthony Louis, James (Janet) Louis and Robert Louis of Maui; sister, Rosemarie Saito of Maui; nine grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 16

Vicente Bolusan Antonio, 86, of Keaau died Aug. 13 at Hawaii Care Choices’ Pohai Malama Care Center in Hilo. Born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he was a retired farmer and jack-of-all-trades. Private services for immediate family only. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com. Survived by wife, Juana Antonio of Keaau; sons, Merto (Eva) Antonio of Halawa, Oahu, and Hipolito (Yvette) Antonio of Santa Maria, Calif.; daughters, Maria (Steven) Kelly of Keaau and Jocelyn Antonio of Thule Air Base, Greenland; eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Homelani Memorial Park.

Obituaries for August 15

Jose Manulani Augustin, 66, of Hilo died Aug. 8 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a retired operating assistant for Hilo Medical Center and member of Kokua Committee for the Merrie Monarch Festival and St. Joseph Catholic Church. Visitation 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Wake service at 7 p.m. Visitation again 9-10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire; no flowers or lei. Survived by wife, Sandra Augustin of Hilo; daughters, Tiffany (Gaison) Okada and Shannon Augustin of Hilo; son, Chase (Kim) Augustin of Hilo; brothers, Peter (Pua) Kamano and Ronald (Leona) Augustin of Honolulu, Chang (Althea) Augustin of Hilo; sisters, Jane Redulla of Honolulu, Diane Easley of Florida and Joanne (Tony) Bruggemans of Palm Springs, Calif.; three grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 14

Martin F. Bartolome, 95, of Pahoa died June 21 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Banna Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he was a retired worker for the former Puna Sugar Co., self-employed papaya farmer and member of Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Friday (Aug. 17) at Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Wake service at 7 p.m. Visitation again 8-9:30 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 18) at the church. Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire; flowers and lei welcome. Burial at the church cemetery. Survived by daughters, Helen (Dimas) Maulit of Pahoa, Dinah (Jerry) Battles of Keaau and Rosario Engle of Honolulu; sons, Jose (Esther) Bartolome of Seattle, Gabriel (Aurea) Bartolome of Keaau and Elvis (Cheryl) Bartolome of Pahoa; sister in-law, Yolanda R. Bartolome of Pahoa; 11 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 12

Sharon Roxanna Angelo, 54, of Kapaau died July 31 at home. Born in Kapaau, she was a cashier at a retail store in the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel. Visitation 8-10 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 18) at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hawi. Mass at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawi County Cemetery. Casual attire; flowers welcome. Survived by son, Kallan Angelo of Kapaau; daughter, Tesha Angelo of Kapaau; parents, Roy and Nancy Antonio Sr. of Kapaau; brother, Roy (Melissa) Antonio Jr. of Kailua-Kona; sisters, Janice Antonio of Kapaau and Rochelle (Vance) Antonio of Hilo; two grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 9

Harue Araki, 91, of Paauilo died July 14 at Kohala Hospital. Born in Mountain View, she was a retired meat clerk for the former Sure Save Supermarket in Waimea and member of Paauilo Hongwanji Mission and Kapahu Kumiai. Private services held. No koden (monetary gifts). Survived by son, George (Doris) Araki of Hakalau; sisters-in-law, Edna Kimura, Shizuka Kimura and Daisy Asako Miyamoto of Hilo; brother-in-law, Masayoshi (Kathleen) Araki of Hilo; two grandchildren and a great-grandson; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 8

Ethel Leilani Mahi, 84, of Waikoloa died on July 21 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Kukaiau, she was a homemaker, retired from Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, a member of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Hawaiian Civic Club bowling team. Visitation 4-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Celebration of life at 5 p.m. Casual attire; flowers and lei welcome. Survived by sons, Richard Mahi Jr. and Marshall Mahi of Honolulu, John Mahi of Washington, D.C., Kelii (Lovey) Mahi of Keaau and Ricky (Karen) Mahi of Kapaau; daughters, Lani Anne Ferreira and Terry-Ellen (Alvin) De Vera of Honokaa, Lani (Gordon) Dano of Honolulu, Gayle Gacayan and Candace (Raymond) Alnas of Waikoloa and Kuulei Mahi of Washington, D.C.; brother, Richard (Aiko) Mahuna of Kaneohe, Oahu; sisters, Margaret Ynigues of Paauilo, Nora Thomason of California and Elizabeth Lee Loy of Hilo; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 7

Marie Angela Bodet Haena, 75, of Kailua-Kona died July 31 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Teaneck, N.J., she was a former Catholic nun and member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church and St. Elizabeth of Hungary Secular Franciscans. Visitation 9-10 a.m. Friday (Aug. 10) at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Kailua-Kona. Mass at 10 a.m. Inurnment noon at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Survived by husband, Calvin Haena of Kailua-Kona; sons, Tracy Haena of San Mateo, Calif., and Todd Haena of Foster City, Calif.; daughter, Anna Haena of Tracy, Calif.; brother, Paul Bodet of Boynton Beach, Fla.; sisters, Lillian (William) Barry of Philadelphia and Joan McCarthy of Marshfield, Mass.; a grandchild; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 6

Sandra Chiyo Baijo, 58, of Waimea died June 25 at North Hawaii Community Hospital. Born in Honolulu, she was a server at the Moana Surfrider Hotel in Waikiki. Visitation noon-1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Mana Christian Ohana Church in Waimea. Celebration of life service 1-2 p.m. Lunch to follow. Casual attire; lei and loose flowers welcome. Survived by children, Courtney (Napo) Horn, Samantha (Arturo) Martinez, Jasmine (Dustin) Miller, Johana (Alan) Baijo and Jonathan (Rose) Baijo; sister, Toni (Carroll) Hall; brothers, Kerry Jordan, Bryan Jordan and Shannon (Ai) Jordan; nine grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Obituaries for August 2

Noah “Bradda” Paulaula Chong Jr., 47, of Kahaluu Mauka died July 9 at home. Born in Kealakekua, he was a truck driver. Visitation 9-10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Kona Faith Center in Captain Cook. Celebration of life at 10 a.m. Casual attire; flower lei welcome. Survived by mother, Agnes Chong Kihara of Kahaluu Mauka; brothers, Steven (Sara) Chong of Ewa Beach, Oahu, and Conrad O. (Davlyn Pua) Chong of Kahaluu Mauka; sister, Nova M. Chong of Kahaluu Mauka; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.