Obituaries for May 2

Gerald “Jerry” Anthony Boteilho, 75, of Waimea died March 27 in Honolulu. Born in Makawao, Maui, he was a retired state heavy equipment operator, member of Annunciation Catholic Church, California Polytechnic State University and U.S. Navy veteran. Private services. Survived by wife, Valerie Boteilho of Waimea; daughter, Leah Boteilho of Mililani, Oahu, son, Chad Boteilho of Nuuanu; brothers, Edward (Myra) Boteilho of Kohala, Stanley (Carmela) Boteilho of Kalopa, Franklin (Paula) Boteilho of Kona, Wayne (Iris) Boteilho of Paauilo and James (Darla) Boteilho of Hilo, sister, Joanne (Manfred) Branco of Ahualoa; two grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Franklin “Patch” Dacanay, 75, of Hilo died March 23 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Olaa, he was retired from the county Wastewater Division, biker and former president of the Aliis Motorcycle Club, hunter and fisherman, and U.S. Marine Corps Vietnam War veteran awarded the Purple Heart with Gold Star. Visitation 9-11 a.m. Saturday (May 8) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Memorial service at 11 a.m. Committal service 9 a.m. Monday, May 10, at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2 pavilion. Seating is limited, face masks and social distancing required. Casual attire. Survived by sons, Rio (Robyn) Taylor of Kihei, Maui, and Micah Dombrowski of Pennsylvania; daughters, Chelsea Dacanay, Jacqueline Dacanay and Sky Dacanay of Hilo; sister, Rose Marie (James) Organ of Olaa; sister-in-law, Yoshiko “Pat” Dacanay of Hilo; four grandchildren and a great-grandson; cousins, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


Raymundo Jimeno Josue, 93, of Hilo died April 10 at Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in Manila, Philippines, he was a carpenter and worked for Oshiro Tofu Products. Private inurnment at Homelani Memorial Park Lehua Garden. Online condolences: Survived by wife, Elena S. Josue of Hilo; sons, Herminio (Flor) Josue of Melbourne, Australia, Reynaldo (Veronica) Josue of Mountain View and Luis (Joy) Josue of Falkland Islands; daughters, Estelita (Eddie) Camacho of Melbourne, Liza (Gary) Menino of Hilo, Lea (Jun) Acance and Luz (Victor) Catalan of Melbourne; sister, Naty Barles of Manilla; 20 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Homelani Memorial Park.

Angelina “Angie” Ann Lawrence, 87, of Hilo, formerly Paauilo, died Feb. 24 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Kona, she was a homemaker and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Honokaa. Visitation 9-9:30 a.m. Saturday (May 8, 2021) at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Memorial Mass at 10 a.m.. Casual attire. Social distancing facemasks required. Survived by daughter, Pamela (Mark) Pereira of Hilo; son, James Lawrence of Hilo; daughter-in-law, Stephanie Santiago of Hilo; brother, Julian (Susan) Martines of Kona; sister, Patsy (Augustine) Torres of Honolulu; 11 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


Claude Martel, 76, of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, died April 17, 2021 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Quebec City, Canada on September 9, 1944, he was a videographer for the Canadian Broadcasting Company. Services will be held. He is survived by his wife, Hermelita Martel of Kailua-Kona; daughters, Marie-Claude (Robert Maurice) Martel and Eveline Martel, both of Montreal, Canada; brother, Marcel (Rejeanne) Martel of Quebec; sisters, Aline (Rejean) Boudreau and Liz Martel, all of Quebec, Canada; stepson, Eric Corrales and extended family in the Philippines; 5 grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Tyler Lee Pack, 37, of Kailua-Kona, died March 28 at Kona Community Hospital. Born February 5 in Idaho Falls, Idaho, he was a carpenter, hunter, fisherman, golfer and member of Hawaii Carpenters Union. Service and celebration of life held in Idaho. Survived by wife, Chevone Pack of Kailua-Kona; daughter, Karmyndee Spokile of Idaho; parents, Lee and Lisa Pack of Idaho; sister, Kristina (Nathan) Waggoner of Utah and Analee Pack; brother, Jake (Becca) Pack of Idaho; grandmother, Rita Norlen of Idaho; hanai children, Justice Manago, Aysia Manago, Leila Estoy-Keka of Kailua Kona; uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

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