John Edward Barsell Jr., 88, of Waimea died April 29 in Waimea. Born in Chicago, he was a deputy attorney general in California and U.S. Air Force and Navy veteran. Graveside services 11:30 a.m. Thursday (May 5) at West Hawaii Veteran’s Cemetery. Burial to follow. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by spouse, Sandra; daughters, Carolyn Mondot of Reno, Nev., and Elizabeth Barsell of Danville, Calif.; sons, John (Gia) Barsell of Alamo, Calif., and Michael (Tracy) Barsell of Walnut Creek, Calif.; brother, Richard Barsell of San Diego; 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.