Obituaries for August 5

Ruby Elizabeth Carvalho, 92, of Hilo died July 23 at home. Born in Hilo, she was a homemaker and a housekeeper at The Crescent Manor, member of Portuguese Culture Club, Kamana Senior Center and a St. Joseph Church/School helper. Visitation 9-9:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 10, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Social distancing practices and masks are mandatory to attend. Online condolences: Survived by daughter, Geldine (Imai) Namahoe of Hilo; brother, Donald Perreira of Hilo; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Agustin Dayap, 86, of Pahala died June 23. No services. Survivors are asked to contact Hilo Medical Center at 808-932-3153.


Danielle Selom Kwami, 27, of Pahoa died July 21 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Princeton, N.J., she was an actress, performer, world traveler and organ donor. Private services held. Memorial donations to University of Hawaii at Hilo Performing Arts Center. Survived by parents, Godwin Jeff and Clare Kwami; siblings, Rosemond Enam Kwami, Jacob Senyo Alban Kwami, Monique Kwami and Dr. Corina (Clement Regert) Kwami; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Judy A. Lane, 75, of Hilo died Aug. 3 at Life Care Center of Hilo. Survivors are asked to contact Dodo Mortuary at 808-935-5751. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Loreta Evangelista Labicani, 103, of Pahala died July 13 at Legacy Hilo Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Born in Paauilo, she was a picker for Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Co., midwife and member of the Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Visitation 4:30-5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Wake service at 5:30 p.m. All-night vigil to follow at the Evangelista home in Pahala. Face masks and social distancing required. Graveside service 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, at Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church Cemetery. Survived by daughters, Catalina Pasion of Hilo, Trifona Domingo, Estrella Delos Santos and Margarita (Loreto) Romualdo of Kona, Cecilia Urbano of Delano, Calif., Marilu (Francis) Agustin of Pahala and Pauline (Melanio) Peralta of Santa Clara, Calif.; sons, Augustine (Elena) Labicani of Suisun, Calif., and Graciano (Arceli) Labicani of Stockton, Calif.; sister-in-law, Encarnation Evangelista of Hilo; 47 grandchildren; great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


Carlos Sargent, 67, of Pepeekeo died June 10. No services. Survivors are asked to contact Hilo Medical Center at 808-932-3153.

Austin “Ozzy” Haleumiokalani Wills, 37, of Holualoa died July 25 in Kailua-Kona. Born in Hilo, he was a waterman and surf instructor. Celebration of life at a later date. Online condolences: Survived by girlfriend, Jamie Cadiente; daughters, Maia and Naomi Wills of Kailua-Kona; parents, Rex and Marilyn Hopkins-Wills of Holualoa; sister, U‘ilani (Bryson) Manuel of Hilo; maternal grandmother Ruby Hopkins of Kaneohe, Oahu. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

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