Obituaries for May 14

Autumn Ann Edelmann, 38, of Kailua-Kona died May 9 in Kailua-Kona. Born in New Jersey, she worked for Safeway and was an alumna of Konawaena High School. Private services held. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by mother, Trudy (Terry Bensch) Edelmann of Kailua-Kona; brother. Kirk Edelmann of Kailua-Kona. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Obituaries for May 12

Rogelio Raynon Domingo, 60, of Pahala died April 21 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Manila, Philippines; he was a macadamia nut harvester and member of Pahala Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Memorial service at a later date. Survived by sisters, Leticia (Victor) Marasingan and Rose (Andy) Oleyte of Pahala, Gloria (Rodrigo) Tagalicud of Keaau; brothers, Romeo (Luz) Domingo of the Philippines, Rafael Domingo of Chicago and Renato Domingo of Wailuku, Maui; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for May 8

Steven Durrant, 76, of Keaau died April 29 at home. Born in London, he was a master carpenter and former member of Puna Canoe Club and Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Memorial/celebration of life at a later date. Survived by wife, Frances Hulbert-Durrant of Keaau; son, Steven Paul (Mariam) Durrant of England; sisters, Yvonne Durant of England and Jennifer Coburn of Canada; nieces, a nephew and grandnephew, cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for May 6

Mitra Aslani, 75, of North Kohala died April 28 at home. Born in Tehran, Iran, she was a retired employee of Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort. Private service held. Condolences to: B. Sulistiono, P.O. Box 44623, Kamuela, HI 96743. Survived by daughters, Mandana Hosseindoust of California and Bita (Dedy) Sulistiono of North Kohala; a granddaughter. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Obituaries for May 7

Diane Makiko Akine, 81, of Hilo died May 1 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Honolulu, she was a retired Waiakea Elementary School teacher and recreational golfer. Private services at a later date. Survived by son, Clint Akine of Hilo; daughter, Terri Lynn Akine of Hilo; brothers, Wallace (Carol) Ishii and Roy Ishii of Honolulu; sister, Katherine Ishihara of Honolulu; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for May 4

Julie Ann Campbell, 66, of Kailua-Kona died April 23 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Hartford, Conn., she was the owner of Closet Space Kona. Private service to be held at a later date. Survived by father, Paul Snipes; sister, Heidi (Ray) Marc-Aurele of California; companion, Larry Gessner of Kailua-Kona; and two nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Obituaries for May 1

Dorothy Leimomi Hauanio-Fernandez, 56, of Hilo died April 26 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, she was a processing manager for Hawaiian Fresh Products. Celebration of life at a later date. Survived by mother, Elizabeth Hauanio of Hilo; daughter, Shanelle (Jessica) Fernandez of Hilo; sons, Shane Fernandez and Spencer Kahapea of Hilo; sister, Helen Kamauoha of Hilo; brother, Joseph (Shawna) Hauanio of Valencia, Calif.; hanai sister, Rae Hauanio of Pahoa; hanai brother, Les (Denise) Hauanio of Pahoa; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 29

Donald Norman Blake Hall, 75, of Hilo died March 18 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Sydney, Australia, he was a research professor of astronomy at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Private services. Survived by wife, Patricia Tummons of Hilo; son, Andrew Hall of Portland, Ore.; daughter, Katherine Gonsalves of Portland; brother, Christopher Hall of Sydney; former wife, Sandra Kimberly Hall of Honolulu; two grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 28

Kenneth K. Horio, 81, of Los Alamitos, Calif., died April 18 at home. Born in Hilo, he was a retired U.S. Army lieutenant colonel and Vietnam War veteran, a retired engineer for The Aerospace Corporation, 1957 alumnus of Hilo High School and member of Hilo High Esquires. A Hilo service possible at a later date. No koden (monetary gifts). Survived by wife, Jeannette Horio of Los Alamitos; daughters, Debbie (Dan) Denehy of Los Alamitos and Darnell (Ed) DeMasters of Fairfax, Va.; son, Darren Horio of Hilo; sister, Amy (Kenneth) Tanaka of Hilo; four granddaughters. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 25

Allie S. Forbes, 89, of Hilo died April 8 at home. Born in Cleveland, she was a graduate of the University of Michigan, a retired secretary for Hamakua Sugar Company, worked at Kamehameha Schools and the County of Hawaii, and was a member of the Hilo United Methodist Church. No services held. Survived by children, Kim (Diana) Lorch of Las Vegas, Robin Yoko Racoma of Kurtistown, Wendy (Rick) Turk of Eureka Calif., and Kerry Lorch of Redwood City, Calif. from her first marriage, and Lee Ann (Gayland) Wohlgemuth of Anchorage, Alaska, and Jeannie (Rob) Hanson of Auburn, Wash. from her second marriage; 12 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 24

Sarah Agnes Angel, 99, of Kailua-Kona died April 21 in Kailua-Kona. Born in Michigan, she was a registered nurse and U.S. Army veteran. Private services held. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by sons, Jack (Audrey) Angel of Durham, Calif., and Sam (Cassie) Angel of Greenville, Calif.; daughters, Judy (Tom) Migliori of Kailua-Kona and Patty (Paul) Lauffer of Chico, Calif.; 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 23

Marilyn Mae De Costa, 72, of Hilo died March 30 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Hilo, she was a former Realtor for Brilhante and Jan Mahuna and member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Private services held. Survived by husband, Rey De Costa of Hilo; daughters, Sharlene De Costa-Sutton of Kona, Rayanne Lum, Kimberly (Kevin) Hill and Kellcey (Rex) Ribao of Hilo; son, Nicholas (Brandi) Ah Yo II of Hilo; brother, Joe De Sa of Oahu; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 22

Roy Christy, 82, of Hilo died April 20. No services. No known survivors. Survivors are asked to call Ballard Family Mortuary at 808-935-8445.

Obituaries for April 21

James Allen Hansel, 78, of Kailua-Kona died April 4 at home. Born in Wellington, Kan., he was the original owner of Quinn’s Almost by the Sea restaurant and U.S. Navy veteran. No services planned at this time. Survived by daughter, Christina Hansel of Kailua-Kona; son, Marcus (Desiree) Hansel of Henderson, Nev.; brothers, Thomas (Deborah Montrond) Hansel of Kealia; sister, Shelly Hansel of Wellington, Kan.; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 17

Delores Anderson, 90, of Naalehu died April 8 at Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Michigan. Private services held. Survived by son, Allen Anderson of Colorado; daughters, Irene Scholl and Cathy Anderson of Colorado; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 16

Phyllis Ann Alvarado, 91, of Kailua-Kona died April 11 at home. Born in St. Paul, Minn., she was a homemaker. No services planned at this time. Survived by daughter, Lynn Ann Alvarado of Kailua-Kona; son, Lawrence Alvarado of California; two granddaughters. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.

Obituaries for April 15

Roberta Ann Cho, 65, of Honaunau died April 4 at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Racine, Wis., she was a retired district registrar for the Department of Health. Services at a later date. Survived by husband, Donovan Cho of Honaunau; sons, Stephen (Corinne) Cho of San Diego, Andrew Cho and James (Brienn) Cho of Honaunau; mother, Shirley Hoffman of Keaau; brother, Edward Hoffman of Keaau; four grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 14

Naida Amorin Abellana, 68, of Keaau died March 31 at Legacy Hilo Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Hilo. Born in Bohol, Philippines, she was a restaurant chef. Cremation services in the Philippines. Survived by daughters, Maria (Craig) Brumley of Hot Springs, Ark., and Antonia (Jeremiah) Leonard of Keaau; brothers, Angelito (Estrella) Abellana and Jaime (Corazon) Abellana of the Philippines; sister-in-law, Jane Abellana of the Philippines; 10 grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 10

Naida Amorin Abellana, 68, of Keaau died March 31 at Legacy Hilo Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Hiloi. Born in Bohol, Philippines, she was a restaurant chef. Cremation services in Philippines. Survived by daughters, Maria (Craig) Brumley of Hot Springs, Ark., and Antonia (Jeremiah) Leonard of Keaau; brothers, Angelito (Estrella) Abellana and Jaime (Corazon) Abellana of Philippines; sister-in-law, Jane Abellana of Philippines; 10 grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Obituaries for April 9

Joanne Bousquet-Dodson, 74, of Nanawale Estates died April 1 at home. Born in Hollywood, Calif., she was a retired licensed practical nurse, worked at Waikoloa Elementary School and loved children, animals, knitting, making jewelry and crafting. Private services. Survived by daughters, Michelle Bousquet and Jennifer Carroll of Waikoloa, Brandy (Bob Raley) Bousquet of California; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.