Obituaries for April 26
Imelda Eulalia Afaga Navarro, 49, of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, died April 16 at The Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. Born in Bacarra, Philippines, she was a cashier at Ohana Casual Wear and a member of the Fil-Am Club and Catholic Church. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 2 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Honokohau Industrial Park. Wake service at 7 p.m. Visitation again 8-10 a.m. Saturday, May 3. Mass at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park in Holualoa. Casual attire; flowers welcome. Survived by husband, Felipe Navarro Jr., of Kailua-Kona; daughters, Rose Mhel Afaga and Joanna Camille Afaga of Kailua-Kona; parents, Mariano and Pacita Afaga of Hilo; brothers, Mariano (Joyce) Afaga Jr. and Jesus (Felma) Afaga of Hilo; sisters, Vangieh (Lando) Ramos of Alaska and Ovelia (Arnold) Carnate of the Philippines; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Kevin Kazuo Yoshiyama, 29, of Hilo died April 22 at home. Born in Hilo, he was an assistant program manager for Hui Malama Ola Na Oiwi. Visitation 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, April 29 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Celebration of life service at 5 p.m. Casual attire. Survived by parents, Patrick and Lois Yoshiyama of Hilo; sisters, Karla Yamanoha and Marcia (Brent Sakamoto) Yoshiyama of Hilo; uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
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