Jeffrey “Jeff” Barauis Bailado, 62, of Ocean View died Feb. 16 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Hilo, he was a retired airport maintenance man. Services at a later date. Survived by brothers, Emelio (Goody) Bailado of Germany, Darryl (Mercy) Bailado of Wahiawa, Oahu and Curtis Bailado of Ocean View; sisters, Laveinia (Harry) Respicio of Hilo and Sorania (Eugene) Miller of Ocean View; brother-in-law, Jim Stockman of Reno, Nev.; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Marie Hayashikawa Hamamoto, 92, of Pasadena, Calif., formerly of Hilo, died Jan. 23. Born in Pahoa, she was a bookkeeper. Services at a later date. Survived by daughters, Barbara (Gary) Burnett, Kathleen Kikkawa, Phyllis (Dorai) Paris and Sandra (Fred) Luckau; stepson, Dennis (Patty) Hamamoto; six grandchildren and 1 great-grandson; nieces and nephews.
Hisashi Hayakawa, 93, of Honolulu, formerly of Papaikou, died Feb. 15. Born in Papaikou, he was a heavy equipment operator Hilo Coast Processing Company. Private services at a later date. No koden (monetary gifts). Survived by spouse, Sue Hayakawa of Newcastle, Wash.; daughter, Ellen (Craig) Okamoto of Newcastle, Wash.; sons, Warren (Sachiyo) Hayakawa and Gary (Shirleen) Hayakawa of Honolulu; sisters, Fusae Hayakawa, Nancy Hayakawa, Helen (David) Hamasaki and Jane Okazaki of Honolulu; three grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Hosoi Garden Mortuary.
Lawrence “Larry” Warren Landers, 97, of Keaau, formerly of Denver and Portland, Ore., died Feb. 27 at home. Born in Wilsonville, Ill., he worked as a stationary engineer in Denver and retired from Lewis &Clark College in Portland. Memorial donations to Hawaii Care Choices at www.hawaiicarechoices.org/donationform. Condolences to: HC3 Box 10092, Keaau, HI 96749. Survived by wife, Mary “Betty” Landers of Keaau; daughter, Karen (David) Daniels of Keaau; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Eliane Rees-Thomas, 84, of Kailua-Kona died Feb. 8 at home. Born in Chatel-Saint-Denis (Fribourg, Switzerland), she was a preschool teacher, nurse’s aide, French teacher, Bible teacher and homemaker. Celebration of life 10 a.m., Saturday, March 13, at Livingstones Church in Kailua-Kona. Face masks and social distancing required. Survived by husband, David C. Rees-Thomas of Kailua-Kona; daughter, Michelle (Nick) Romo of Kailua-Kona; son, David Rees-Thomas Jr. of Switzerland; two grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Shana Marie Stuart, 53, of Kailua-Kona died Jan. 24 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in San Francisco, she was an office manager for Hawaii Titanium Rings and bartender at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. No services. Survived by husband, Christopher Stuart of Kailua-Kona; son, Dean Stuart of Kailua-Kona; daughter, Téa Stuart of Kailua-Kona; mother, Cheryl Levitz of Kailua-Kona; stepfather, Dan Levitz of Kailua-Kona; father, Robert Varni of Irvine, Calif.; aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.