Obituaries for June 30

Alberto Mabilin Adviento, 81, of Captain Cook died May 2 at home. Born in Urdaneta, Pangasinan, Philippines, he was a coffee and macadamia nut farmer and vegetable supplier. Services held. Survived by wife, Clara Adviento of Captain Cook; son, Roger Adviento of Captain Cook; daughters, Rufina Adviento and Ruby Adviento of Captain Cook; sister, Erlinda Adviento of Philippines; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Sarai Lesser, 64, of Hilo died Feb. 23 at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center in Honolulu. Born in Paia, Western Samoa, she was a restorative aide at Hale Anuenue Restorative Center in Hilo. Private services. Burial at Homelani Memorial Park. Survived by husband, James Frederick Lesser; sons, Frederick Martin Lesser and Herbert Jerimiah Lesser; father, Moliola Leremia; mother, Sioi Siiae Tanielu; brothers, Esau Leremia, Tanielu Leremia, Faaaliga Leremia, Alani Leremia, Sagalala Leremia and Tulagalua Leremia; sisters, Seeseei Leremia Mataia, Naomi Leremia Alatasi and Siiae Leremia Hunt. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Alva “Squeaky” Luaao Kalolo Luafalemana Sr., 56, of Hilo died June 10 at home. Born in Honolulu, he was a security officer for Wackenhut/G4S. Private services. Survived by wife, Mary Medeiros; daughters, Sanchel (William Scrimshaw) Orso, Tara (Ozzie Meyers) Luafalemana, Salamasina Luafalemana and Jazmine Luafalemana; son, Alva Luafalemana Jr.; sisters, Merle Luafalemana and Louann (Mike) Satele; brother, Stretch (Georgette) Masoli; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


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