Obituaries for March 16

Marks K. Auwae, 68, of Hilo died Jan. 8 at home. Born in Hilo, he was a Puna Geothermal Venture employee and U.S. Army veteran. Private services held. Survived by daughter, Noelani (Sagan Bartlett) Flannagin; brothers, Henry (Jerry) Auwae, Allen “Ipo” (Riva) Auwae and Charles Kalani Auwae; sisters, Maile Mauhili, Henrietta (Johnny) Miranda, Mary Leialoha and Charlotte (Bono) Keo; brother-in-law, Norman Kema; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Haleloke “Hale” Goo, 82, of Hilo died Feb. 28 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Hilo, she was a food and beverage manager for the former Hilo Lagoon Hotel. No services. Survived by sons, Marcus (Joye) Goo and Darrel Goo of Hilo; daughters, Laurene (Brian) Simeona and Myrna Goo of Hilo, Janice Goo of Keaau; brother, Ronald (Jennie) Halualani of San Mateo, Calif.; eight grandchildren; great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Roydeen “Dee” Klocko, 81, of Enid, Okla., formerly of Waimea and Paauilo, died March 9 in Enid. Born in Serene, Colo., she was a former member of Waikoloa Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Funeral services 2 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Enid. Condolences: Survived by children, Christine Annette Elks, Mary Kay Booth, Elizabeth Bea (Kenneth) Howell and DuWayne LeRoy (Hyesuk); sisters, Ethel Virginia Sawyers of Oklahoma and Geneva Marie McCaughan of Mississippi; 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Stittsworth Funeral Services.

Alfred Seishi Kuniyoshi, 90, of Hilo died March 2 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a retired night auditor for Volcano House, U.S. Army veteran and member of Taishoji Soto Mission and Lower Kawailani Kumiai. Private services held. Survived by wife, Miyako Kuniyoshi of Hilo; son, Greg (Lisa Kang) Kuniyoshi of Hilo; daughter, Sharon Kuniyoshi of Hilo; a grandson; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


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