Allen “Fuj” Nobuo Fujie, 64, of Hilo died Jan. 6 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a carpenter and member of the Carpenters Union Local 745. Private services held. Survived by wife, Nela Valledor Fujie of Hilo; son, Avery Fujie of Hilo; daughter, Ashley-Rae (Reyn) Fujie-Fukuki of Hilo; sister, Joyce (Carl) Arakaki of Hilo; mother-in-law, Rosita Valledor of Pahala; brothers-in-law, Dean (Karen) Valledor of Hilo, Dave Valledor of Kailua, Oahu, and Eric Valledor of Pahala; sister-in-law, Merle (Andrew) Del Rosario of Ewa Beach, Oahu; nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Francille Kahiwahiwa Sui Lan Lee, 84, of Kekaha, Kauai, died Jan. 11 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Waimea, Kauai, she was a custodian and caregiver with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and member of the Keaau and Kekaha Wards. Private services held. Survived by sons, William (Blanca) Lee of Volcano, Ed-Ryan Lee of Waianae, Oahu, and Shad-Boone Lee of Kamakani, Kauai; daughters, Edylin Lee-Rodriguez of Tijuana, Mexico, Salome (Tay) Crivello of San Anselmo, Calif., and Anuenue (Nalani) Mose-Kanahele of Eleele, Kauai; brother, Kealii Sam Fong of Papakolea, Oahu; sister-in-law, Wyoma Sam Fong of St. George, Utah; 21 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Glenn Kaleo Loa, 57, of Hilo died Jan. 11 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a retired carpenter. Celebration of life at a later date. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by sons, Joshua Guerrero and Kalena Guerrero-Loa; daughters, Leilani Guerrero-Loa and Sabrina Guerrero-Loa; brother, John Carvalho; sisters, Leslie Colby and Toni Odle; grandchildren; aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.
Thomas Jeryll Nowlin, 78, of Kailua-Kona died Nov. 30 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in California, he was a general contractor. No services. Online condolences: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by sons, Tommy Nowlin and Jeff Nowlin; daughters, Bobbie Mills, Mandy Nowlin, Leslie Nowlin and Shelby Nowlin; brother, Leonard Ray Baker Jr.; sisters, Mary Jane Davenport, Toni Floyd and Linda Lehman; aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.
The late Reynald Mateo Navarro also worked at the Mauna Lani Hotel. He was survived, among others, brother, Reden Navarro of the Philippines. The information was not submitted for an obituary published Dec. 30.