Obituaries for October 14

Mabel Naomi Castillo, 73, of Hilo died Oct. 3 at Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Kohala. Visitation 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesday (Oct. 19) at Dodo Mortuary Chape. Celebration of Life at 10:30 a.m. Urn burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Seating limited; masks and social distancing required. Casual attire. Survived by daughters, Crystal Jones of Fayetteville, N.C., Noelani (Eric Koosmann) Castillo of Seattle and Carla-Mae (Shaltan Caravalho) Castillo of Keaau; stepdaughters, Chloe (Ricky) Babas of Keaau and Charlotte (Kiyo) Kubo of Glenwood; stepson, Carlito Castillo of Pepeekeo; brother, William Kapaloa Hussey of Oregon; sisters, Violet Oliver of Hilo, Maile (Castor) Fernandez of Keaau and Nani (Don) Svendsen of Kohala; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Gary Neil Hagerman, 83, of Waimea, died June 3 at home. Born in Elmira, N.Y., he was a retired attorney, volunteer for Isaac’s Art Gallery in Waimea and Queens North Hawaii Community Hospital, past-president of Hospice of Hilo, active in community theatre and chorus, and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. No services. No flowers; memorial donations to North Hawaii Hospice, 65-1328 Kawaihae Road, Waimea, HI 96743. Condolences: Kari Hagerman, c/o Cremation Services of West Hawaii, 73-4177 Hulikoa Drive No. 1, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740. Survived by wife, Kari Hagerman of Waimea; sons, Mark (Rosie) Hagerman and Eric (Emily) Hagerman of California, William Hagerman of Waimea; daughters, Heidi Segenolin of Kauai and Haley Hagerman of Colorado; five grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.


Mrs. Shigeno Kinoshita, 104, of Kapaau died Sept. 22 at Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center in Hilo. Born in Hakalau, she was a housewife and member of Kohala Jodo Mission. Private services held. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts). Survived by son, Rodney (Jo Ann) Kinoshita of Papaaloa; daughter, Lynn (Keith Edwards) Mayeshiro of Las Vegas; four grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Thomas Lee Munden, 69, of Hawi died Sept. 24 at North Hawaii Community Hospital. Born in Glendale, Calif., on Oct. 28, 1951, he was a financial negotiator and member of Hawaii Farm Bureau and Archaelogical Institute of America. Services at a later date. Survived by wife, Hennili Munden of Hawi; brothers, Richard Munden and Robert Munden of California; sisters, Dorothy Davis of Nevada and Ruth Anne Glass of Texas; sister-in-law, Vijitra Richards of California; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.


Francisco Lavarias Padua, 89, of Waikoloa died Oct. 2 at home. Born in Panaga, Manaoag, Pangisanan, Philippines, he was a farmer and worked for Hawaii Care and Cleaning Company at the Hilton Waikoloa Village. Services at a later date. Survived by daughters, Virginia Elvambuena of Philippines, Villa (Ciriaco) Duhaylongsod of Waikoloa and Merlinda Salinas of Philippines; sisters, Rosita Jabilona of Papaaloa and Florida Serame of Canada; 12 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Neal Kazuo Shibata, 64, of Hilo died Sept. 28 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. He was born in Hilo. Private services held. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts). Memorial donations to Hawaii Care Choices, 1011 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720. Survived by parents, Hisaichi and Kazue Shibata of Hilo; brother, Lane (Gail) Shibata of Hilo; a nephew, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

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