Obituaries for March 30

Jeffrey James Dickerson, 62, of Ocean View died March 22 in Ocean View. Born in Seattle, he was a groundskeeper at Royal Kona Resort. Services a later date. Online condolences: Survived by wife, Barbara; daughter, Dawniell Dickerson of Tacoma, Wash.; sister, Gaye (Nicholas) Scott of Seattle. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Alexandria Violet Fontes Machado, 68, of Volcano died March 17 at Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in Honolulu, she was a retired manager for Roberts Hawaii and volunteer facility administrator at Cooper Center in Volcano. Celebration of life noon Sunday, April 7, at Cooper Center. Casual attire. Survived by husband, Frederick Machado of Volcano; son, Alden Machado of Waikele, Oahu; daughter, Candace (Thomas) Escritor of Hilo; brother, Ernest (Cheryl) Fontes of Pearl City, Oahu; caregiver, Henrylene Kaapana of Volcano; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Albert Rodrigues, 91, of Paauilo died March 17 in Paauilo. Born in Hilo, he was a contractor and partner in R&O Inc. construction company, member of Blazing Saddles Trail Riding Club and U.S. Army veteran. Private services held. Online condolences: Survived by daughter, Jessie Rodrigues of Paauilo; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Homelani Memorial Park.


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