Obituaries for August 23

John Carvalho Jr., 86, of Holualoa died July 10 at home. Born in North Kohala, he was a retired laborer, member of Hawaii Laborers Union Local 681 and U.S. Army veteran. Celebration of life 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at Kona Imin Center in Holualoa. No flowers. Condolences to: Barbara Carvalho, P.O. Box 142, Holualoa, HI 96725. For info, call 315-1023. Survived by wife, Barbara Carvalho of Holualoa; daughters, Debra Green of Texas and Bernet (Carlos) Cifuentes Cardona of Kalaoa, Kona; sons, Corey (Janice) Carvalho of Kalaoa and Sheldin (Taffny) Carvalho of Mountain View; brothers, Henry (Annie) Caravalho of Waimea, Ernest Caravalho of Honokaa and Christino (Leona) Caravalho of Keaau; sisters, Irene Perez of Kailua-Kona, Gladys Silva of Wyoming, Dora (Dan) Perreira of Waimea, Cheryl Caravalho Lewi and Bernadine Caravalho Lewi of Kailua-Kona; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; cousins, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Donovan Goo, 71, of Pahoa died July 23. He was a retired forestry technician of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Kamehameha Schools alumnus and U.S. Navy veteran. Visitation 10-11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 at Kalama Beach Club, 280 N. Kalaheo Ave., Kailua, Oahu. Celebration of life to follow 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Lei welcome. Online condolences: Survived by daughters, Rachel Kalikolehua (Aaron) Goo-Labuguen and Sarah Goo; sons, Nainoa (Lani) Goo and Nakoa Goo; mother, Lillian Goo; sister, Karlette (Gary) Ikemoto; brothers Darell (Janelle) Goo and Derrick Goo; six grandchildren. Arrangments by Homelani Memorial Park.

Raymond Isao Yoshino, 89, of Hilo died Aug. 6 at home. Born in Honolulu, he was a retired Hilo High School math teacher, U.S. Army veteran and member of Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin and several golf clubs. Private services held. Survived by wife, Etsuko Yoshino of Hilo; daughters, Alison (Phillip) Williams of Seaside, Calif., and Faye (Mark) Beveridge of Pepeekeo; son, Andrew Yoshino of Hilo; brothers, Robert (Irene) Yoshino of Aiea, Oahu, and Roy (Harriet) Yoshino of Honolulu; sisters, Doris Kusuda of Camarillo, Calif., and Ellen (Roy) Inouchi of Honolulu; four grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins and sisters-in-laws. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


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