Roderick Evangelista, 72, of Mountain View died July 22 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Pahala, he was a solo bike officer for the Honolulu Police Department, patrol officer for the Hawaii Police Department and U.S. Army veteran. Visitation 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Funeral service at 6 p.m. Cremation to follow. Urn committal service with military honors noon Tuesday, Aug. 23 at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2 Pavilion. Casual attire. Survived by companion, Marcia Matsumoto of Mountain View; son, Erik Evangelista of Mountain View; daughters, Maila (Micah) Evangelista and Beth Evangelista of Hilo; hanai sons, Lee (Leanne) Sugahara and Chad (Shelly) Ogata of Hilo; hanai daughter, Kathleen Polkowski of New Jeresy; brothers, Vernon (Maelyne) Evangelista of Waimea, Harry Evangelista of Pahala, John (Samuelyn) Evangelista of Hilo and Patrick (Ruth) Andrade of Kona; sisters, Georgette (Eusebio) Ramos of Naalehu, Abigail Kunewa of Hilo, Winifred (Lawrence) De Soto of Waimanalo, Oahu, Beverly Evans of Washington and Tutie Brennan of Kohala; nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.