20th Celebration of Life is Sunday: ‘We hope people see that they are not alone’

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Lanterns sail to the middle of Reeds Bay during the 2022 Celebration of Life in Hilo.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Lani Weigert, engagement marketing manager of Hawaii Care Choices, talks about the upcoming 20th Celebration of Life at Reeds Bay in Hilo.

For nearly 20 years, lanterns have lit up East Hawaii waters as community members remember and honor loved ones who have passed away.