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.

Tupola stops in Hilo

State Rep. Andria Tupola, the Republican candidate for governor, talks with a supporter after a meet-and-greet session Friday at the University of Hawaii at Hilo. Tupola will meet with the Puna community at 5:30 p.m. today in the Pahoa High and Intermediate School cafeteria.

Kauaha‘ao church planning November bazaar

Kauaha‘ao Congregational Church in Waiohinu, Ka‘u, will host a fundraising bazaar from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 17 on the church campus at the corner of Mamalahoa Highway, Kamaoa Road and Pinao Street just above the Wong Yuen Store.

New series of Buddhist teachings to begin

Beginning Sunday (Oct. 14), Medicine for the Mind Buddhist meditation class will begin a new series of advanced Buddhist teachings — tranquil abiding and the transference of consciousness.

Hula Kahiko returns to national park

Volcano Art Center is pleased to return the Hula Arts at Kilauea programs to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in October with a Hula Kahiko performance by kumu hula Liana Lei‘ilima Aveiro with Halau Malanai at 10:30 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 13).