Obituaries for October 14

Elpidio Cabarles Cuaresma, 83, of Pepeekeo died Sept. 26 at home. Born in Paoay, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he was a retired worker for the Hilo Coast Processing Co. and member of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Papaikou. Visitation 5-6 p.m. Oct. 21 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Wake service at 6 p.m. Visitation again from 9-10 a.m. Oct. 22 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Mass at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park (Ilima Section). Casual attire. Flowers welcomed. Survived by wife, Iluminada Cuaresma of Pepeekeo; son, Edmund (Glorie) Sadang of Hawaii; brothers, Bernard Cuaresma of California and Rolf Cuaresma of Canada; sisters, Genarosa Guerzon and Virginia Cuaresma of the Philippines; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for October 13

Tiffany Marie Hitt Bormann, 37, of Milolii died Oct. 10 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Phoenix, she was a stay at home mother. Private memorial service to be held Sunday (Oct. 14). Survived by fiance, Kyle Napeahi of Milolii; daughters, Isabella and Arianna Bormann of Albuquerque, N.M.; mother, Pamela Cappione of Arizona; father, Daniel Hitt of Arizona; brother, Travis Mattison of New York; maternal grandfather, David George of North Carolina; mother-in-law, LaCher (Michael) Napeahi-Forcum of Miloii; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for October 12

Ralph Albarado, 79, of Hilo died Sept. 29 in Hilo. He was born in Waimea, Kauai. Visitation 8 a.m. Nov. 8 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary in Honolulu. Services at 9:15 a.m. Burial at 2 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl) on Oahu.

Obituaries for October 11

Carrie Lynn Austin, 57, of Kailua-Kona died July 1 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in San Jose, Calif., she was retired. Celebration of life at noon Nov. 1 at OTEC Beach. Additional service information to follow on Facebook. Survived by daughter, Amber Catlett of Tracy, Calif.; son, Nicholas Catlett of Kailua-Kona; mother, Verna Catlett of Kailua-Kona; brother, Daniel Austin of Kailua-Kona; sister, Michelle Evans of Kailua-Kona; numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Obituaries for October 10

Martinson “Marty” Pele Kaniho Jr., 51, of Anchorage, Alaska, formerly of Waimea, died Aug. 26 at home. Born in California, he was a truck driver and member of Teamsters 959. Visitation 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 13) at New Hope Waimea. Celebration of life at 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by wife, Vivian Kaniho of Alaska; sons, David Saccheus, Michael Saccheus, Matthew Saccheus and Keoni Makai Anugaaq Kaniho, all of Alaska; daughter, Zena Lynn Roberts of Alaska; father, Martinson (Sharon) Kaniho Sr. of Alaska; brothers, Richard (June) Kaniho and Anthony (Bessie) Kaniho of Waimea; hanai sister, Kawehi Taufa of Honolulu; one grandchild; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for October 7

Esteban “Steve” Evangelista, 92, of Hilo died Sept. 11 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born in Pangasinan, Philippines, he was a sugar plantation worker, practical nurse, emergency room technician at Hilo hospital, U.S. Army veteran and was a member of the Hawaii Government Employee’s Association, Hilo Hospital Retired Club and St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Visitation from 5-6 p.m. Oct. 18 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Wake service at 6 p.m. Visitation again from 8 a.m.-10 a.m. Oct. 19 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo. Celebration of Mass at 10 a.m. Casual attire. Burial at Homelani Memorial Park (Lehua Section). Survived by wife, Priscilla Evangelista of Hilo; son, Steve (Sheila Joanette) Evangelista of Ocean Springs, Mississippi; daughter, Daisy (Darren) Shimaoka of Hilo; half-sister, Rosita Torio of Philippines; brother-in-law, Leo (Nathy) Ancheta of Hilo; sister-in-law, G.A. Emma (Larry) Corpuz of Hilo; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and relatives. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituary for October 6

Andy L. Sylva Jr., 87, of Volcano died Aug. 19 at home. Born in Honolulu, he was retired from the Honolulu City and County’s Wastewater Department. Visitation and service from 9-10 a.m. Oct. 14 at Word Of God Church – YWCA, 145 Ululani St. in Hilo. Casual attire. Online condolences: www.homelanimemorialpark.com. Survived by sons, McMillen (Vel) N. Sylva of Ewa Beach, Oahu, Raynard (Rose) P. Sylva of Kunia, Oahu, Jeremiah (Candy) K. Sylva of Kaneohe, Oahu, and David K. Sylva of Honolulu; daughter, Beverly L. Sylva of Volcano; sister, Dorothy (John) Silva Perry of Nanakuli, Oahu; 12 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Obituaries for October 5

Kaydee Yumi DeRoy, 7 months and 5 days, of Keaau died Sept. 21 at Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. Private services held. No flowers or koden (monetary gifts). Survived by parents, Michael and Kellsie DeRoy; grandparents, Robert DeRoy, Darlene (Noel) Ide, Donn (Kamsun) Onouye and Jan (Blake) Sanehira; great-grandparents, Miriam (Allan) Buck, Masako Sanehira and Betty (Richard) DeRoy. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for October 4

Sandra Lee Baron, 65, of Kailua-Kona died Sept. 28 at Hospice of Kona Nakamaru Hale in Holualoa. Born in Harrison, Ark., she was a special education teacher at Konawaena Middle School and member of Hawaii State Teachers Association. Private service at a later date. No flowers. Memorial donations to Hospice of Kona, P.O. Box 4130, Kailua-Kona, HI 96745. Survived by husband, Robert Marty Baron of Kailua-Kona; mother, Peggy Young of Missouri; sons, Grant Terry and Chris Terry of Missouri; hanai son, Derek (Regan) Baron of Kansas; hanai daughter, Angela Ball of Missouri; sister, Brenda (Wayne) Scrivner of Missouri; four grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Obituaries for October 3

Jonathan Bondaug, 49, of Pearl City, Oahu, formerly of Hawaiian Beaches, died July 22 at Kuakini Medical Center in Honolulu. Memorial service 10 a.m. Tuesday (Oct. 9) at Haili Tent in Panaewa. Survived by sons, Jordan Bondaug, Jacob Bondaug and Jonathan Bondaug of Washington, Justin and Jaiden Bondaug of California; daughter, Sidney Bondaug, of Washington; sisters, Annette Bondaug of Hilo, Jennifer Taliauli of Pahoa, Carol Bondaug and Teddy Bondaug of Maili, Oahu, Judy Bondaug of Pahoa. Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services.