Obituaries for November 21

Don Michael Keahiokalani Canario, 66, of Hilo died Nov. 14 at Hale Ho‘ola Hamakua. Born in Hilo, he was a retired Hawaii Police Department officer and member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Visitation 4-6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Memorial service/celebration of life at 6 p.m. Casual attire; flowers and lei welcome. Survived by daughters, Christina K. (Ivan Alatan) Canario of Honokaa and Cara-Lin K. (Sam Choy Jr.) Canario of Kealakekua; companion, Karen R. Hamada of Hilo; brother, Gilbert (Susan) Canario II of Waimea; sisters, Michelle (Mathew) Champion and Anna Marie Canario of Pahoa; four grandsons and a granddaughter; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Dominga Abara Guillermo, 83, of Captain Cook died Nov. 4 at home. Born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines, she was a coffee farmer, plumeria picker and member of Ilocano Ancestry Club and St. Benedict’s Parish. Wake service 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Honaunau. Visitation 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at the church. Mass at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park in Holualoa. Casual attire. Survived by son, Carmelito (Lexie) Guillermo of Captain Cook; sisters, Francisca Delo Santos of Captain Cook and Margarita Medina of the Philippines; three grandchildren; nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

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Mark Everett Hamilton, 63, of Ocean View died Oct. 24 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Tacoma, Wash., he was a construction laborer and coffee farmer. Services at a later date. Survived by mother, Ruth Hamilton of Tacoma; brother, Brad (Jodie) Hamilton of Puyallup, Wash.; sisters, Debra Finn of Vancouver, Wash., and Julie (Ronald) Nolen of Puyallup; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Wilhelmina Kruithof, 96, of Waikoloa died Nov. 12 in Waikoloa. Born in Indonesia, she was a custodian and worked on a wine bottling line in Napa Valley, Calif. Private services. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by sons, Len (Peggy) Kruithof of Waikoloa, Bernard (Janet) Kruithof of San Antonio and Euft (Barbara) Kruithof of Sonoma, Calif.; brother, Didi (Joke) Ruitenschild of the Netherlands; sister, Sylvia (John) Cornfield of Mission Viejo, Calif.; three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Hardy Terrance Mathews, 66, of Hilo died Nov. 4 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a professional musician with The Shindigs, carpenter, tree cutter, painter, ranch hand, groundskeeper and worked for the former Hilo Coast Processing Co. until disabled by a motorcycle collision. Celebration of life at a later date. Survived by companion, Colleen Monsarrat of Hilo; son, Joelan Mathews of Papaikou; daughters, Lanalyn (Joey) Abadilla, Reyna (Larry Pavao) Mathews and Sheena Mathews of Papaikou; mother, Anita Mathews of Hilo; brother, Wayne (Carol) Mathews of Hilo; 17 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

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Sachiko Matsuzaki, 87, of Papaikou died Nov. 11 at home. Born in Onomea, she was a retired seamstress for Hilo Hattie and member of Hilo Hooganji Mission. Private services held. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts). Survived by son, Clay Matsuzaki of Papaikou; daughters, Cindy (Eric) Fukuda of Hilo and Randi Matsuzaki of Keaau; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Satsuko “Nancy” Tanaka, 90, of Kealakekua died Nov. 4 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Kona, she was a retired food service supervisor at Kona Community Hospital and member of Daifukuji Soto Mission, Daifukuji Fujinkai, Kona Regional Senior Center and Kawanui Kumi. Visitation 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at Daifukuji Soto Mission in Honalo. Memorial service at 11 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by sons, Stephen (Paulette Baniaga) of Honalo and Nicholas Tanaka of Honolulu; daughter, Marsha (Ron) Novell of Arkansas; daughter-in-law, Tammy Tanaka of Hilo; sister, Daisy (Takeo) Nishiyama of Honolulu; five grandchildren, five hanai grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

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