Obituaries for February 20

Ronald P. Aguiar, 82, of Hilo died Feb. 10 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Pepeekeo, he was a retired store manager for S.H. Kress Stores in Hilo, Lihue, Kaneohe and Honolulu-Fort Street, and F.W. Woolworth in Waianae, and a U.S. Army veteran. Visitation 9-10 a.m. Thursday (Feb. 24) at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Papaikou. Mass at 10 a.m. Service on Zoom, ID No. 983-2223-8124. Committal service noon at the Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2 pavilion. Casual attire; face masks and social distancing required. Survived by sister-in-law, Margo P. Aguiar of Iowa City, Iowa; caregivers, Denise (Brian) Harder of Iowa City and Michael (Sandy) Leite of Hilo; godson, Wade (Michie) Yoshizumi of Hilo; hanai daughter, Steph Kekaula of Kaneohe, Oahu; hanai sons, John (Maggie) Cox of Lihue, Kauai, and Murphy (Marylin) Raza of San Diego; a nephew and a niece. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.