Obituaries for March 20

Donald “Cuba” Yoshito Abe, 88, of Pepeekeo died Feb. 17. Born in Pepeekeo, he was a retired pre-audit clerk Hawaii County Economic Opportunity Council, member/treasurer of Honomu Hongwanji Mission, former coach of Honomu Rockets senior softball team and U.S Army Veteran. Visitation 9-10 a.m. Friday (Mar. 24) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Memorial service at 10 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by wife, Lina Abe of Pepeekeo; daughter, Cathleen Thomas of Hilo; son, Eddie (Kehau) Abe of Hilo; sisters, Joanne Quisano of Moanalua, Oahu, and Jeanette (Jacob) Kiko of Hilo; brother, Calvin Abe of Kaneohe, Oahu; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.