Aaden Black, 6, points to an illustration of a bunny dressed as the character Olivia the pig from the children’s book series “Olivia” on Wednesday during the Scavenger Bunny Hunt at Hilo Public Library. To play the game, keiki had to find nine illustrations of bunnies dressed as famous characters from children’s books and identify all nine bunnies to win a prize.
Jacinta Viernes Balangatan, 81, of Hilo died May 7 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Ilocos Sur, the Philippines, she worked in a macadamia nut processing factory. Visitation 5-6 p.m. Friday, June 1, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Funeral service at 6 p.m. Casual attire. Graveside service 10 a.m. Saturday, June 2, at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima section. Survived by daughters, Emily (James) Hirayama and Felisa (Tim) Crawford of Santa Clarita, Calif.; son, Jimmy (Flo) Tabilang of Hilo; four grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.