Obituaries for April 25

Edward “Eddie” Rosario, 73, of Ocean View died April 12 at Hospice of Kona’s Nakamaru Hale in Holualoa. Born in Kealakekua, he was a retired platform driller, heavy equipment operator, fisherman and musician. Celebration of life 1 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at Makaeo Events Pavilion at Old Kona Airport Park. Service at 2 p.m. Food and fellowship to follow. No flowers. Memorial donations to Hospice of Kona, P.O. Box 4130, Kailua-Kona, HI 96745. For information, call 936-2869. Survived by daughter, Malia (Dee) Rosario of Gig Harbor, Wash.; sons, Jeremiah Rosario of Captain Cook, Jonathan Rosario of Ocean View and Joshua (Naomi) Rosario of Holualoa; brothers, Cirilo (Kate) Rosario, Michael Barney and Romulus Del Rosario of Kailua-Kona, Carin (Pat) Haleamau and Solomon (Patsy) Haleamau of Kalaoa, Kona; sisters, Mary (Barkley) Shannon of Keauhou, Lorraine (David) Brophy, Shirley Yamaguchi and Annette Rodrigues of Kailua-Kona, Lani (Charles) Howard of Waimea, Venus (Michael Cruz) Del Rosario-Cruz of Ewa Beach, Oahu, Flo (Rudy) Mock Chew of Holualoa and Anna (Dennis) Villanueva of Kealakekua; stepmother, Juana Rosario of Kailua-Kona; sister-in-law, Marlene Haleamau of Kalaoa; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Bernard Albert Silva, 90, of Mountain View died April 11 at home. Born in Pahala, he was a retired welder for the former Hilo Coast Processing Co. and member of The House Hilo. Private services. Survived by wife, Elizabeth Silva of Mountain View; sons, Phillip (Valerie) Silva and James Silva of Mountain View; sister, Loretta Lorenzo of Pahala; sisters-in-law, Hope Silva of Honolulu and Doris Silva of Hilo; nine grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Kang Hoay Benny Tjhio, 86, of Hilo died April 22 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Krawang, Java, Indonesia, he was a retired research scientist and graduate of Technical Institute in Bandung, Indonesia, Kings College in Cambridge, U.K., and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. No services. Survived by wife, Jayne Vercnocke of Hilo; sister, Derry Mahardi of Jakarta, Java, Indonesia; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.


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