Obituaries for April 24

Sarah Agnes Angel, 99, of Kailua-Kona died April 21 in Kailua-Kona. Born in Michigan, she was a registered nurse and U.S. Army veteran. Private services held. Online condolences: Survived by sons, Jack (Audrey) Angel of Durham, Calif., and Sam (Cassie) Angel of Greenville, Calif.; daughters, Judy (Tom) Migliori of Kailua-Kona and Patty (Paul) Lauffer of Chico, Calif.; 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

August A. Ballo, 70, of Pahala died April 10 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Pahala, he was a retired civil engineer and machinist for Ka‘u Agribusiness, U.S. Marine Corps Vietnam War Purple Heart veteran and member of Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Private services. Survived by daughters, Melanie Chandler of Las Vegas and Nyree Ballo of Hilo; son, Joel Ballo of Hilo; brothers, Santiago Ballio of Honolulu, Raymond Ballio and Stanley Ballo of Pahala, Herminio Ballio of San Francisco, Ernesto Ballo of Hilo, Jose Ballio of Waimea; sister, Beverly (Allan) Cortez of Hawaiian Paradise Park; sister in-law, Janet Ballio of Honolulu; nine grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


Michael “Mike” Morgan Brown, 74, of Waimea died April 20 at home. Born in Wenatchee, Wash., he was a retired engineer for Four Seasons at Hualalai and a U.S. Navy Vietnam War veteran. Private service at a later date. Condolences to: Ardis Hoppy Brown, P.O. Box 6271, Kamuela, HI 96743. No koden (monetary gifts). Memorial donations to charity of choice. Survived by wife, Ardis Hoppy Brown of Waimea; sisters, Wendy Brown and Kerri (James) Uecker of Washington state; stepchildren, Colette (Roy) Tyau of Waimea, John (Jessie) Medeiros Jr. of Washington state, Chad (Malia Makanani) Medeiros of Kauai; six grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Mary “Marye” Elizabeth Fuller, 97, of Puako died April 15 at home. Born in Colorado Springs, Colo., she was a homemaker, jewelry sales associate for Hildgunds at Mauna Lani and innkeeper. Party in her honor at a later date. No flowers. Memorial donations to North Hawaii Hospice, 65-1328 Kawaihae Road, Kamuela, HI 96743. Survived by children, Patricia Palmer of Waimea, Jeffery Fuller and Sara Fuller of Puako; five grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Richard William Kirkland, 75, of Hilo died April 4. Born in Oregon, he was a self-employed handyman and worked for the former Kauai Sugar Co. Private services held. Survived by partner, Glory Kirkland; daughter, Auralie Kirkland; stepdaughter, Rosalie Nordmeier; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.


Audrey Haruko Mizokami, 101, of Kailua-Kona died April 18 at Life Care Center of Kona. Born in Carlsbad, Calif., she was a retired legal secretary. Celebration of life at a later date. Survived by daughters, Carol (Michael Cron) Langevin of Kailua-Kona and Robin (Steve) McNamara of Chino Valley, Ariz.; two grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Siham Yusuf Tamimi, 83, of Hilo died April 5. Born in Irtah, Palestine, she was a wife and mother, substitute teacher for the Department of Education, taught Palestinian cross-stitch at Hawaii Community College, enjoyed ceramics, plastic canvas and Hawaiian quilting at the Kamana Center and had a degree in anthropology with honors from the University of Hawaii at Hilo. Private services held. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

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