Monday, July 28, 2014

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Florence Aguiar

Florence Rita Aguiar, 87, of Hilo, died July 7 at Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. Born Nov. 2, 1923, in Hilo, she was a housewife and member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hilo.

Friends may call at 9 a.m. July 15 at St. Joseph Catholic Church for a 10 a.m. Mass. Friends may also call at 10 a.m. July 16 at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 1 for a graveside urn committal service. Family requests casual attire be worn.

She is survived by daughter, Donna (Richard) Mount, of Jacksonville, Fla.; sons, Garvie (Patricia) Bracknell, of Mesquite, Nev., Gordon (Donnie) Bracknell, of Keaau, Leroy Aguiar, of Hilo, Bradley Aguiar, of Hawaiian Paradise Park; 13 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Alfred Manthei

Alfred John Manthei, 73, of Keaau, died July 10 at a care home. Born Dec. 12, 1937, in Honolulu, he was a retired plumber, member of the VFW Post 3830 Pahoa and Army veteran.

Friends may call at 3 p.m. July 16 at 15-1874 25th Okika St. in Keaau for a celebration of life. Family requests casual attire be worn.

He is survived by daughters, Christine Keb, Nadine (Samuela) Tatofi, both of Kaneohe, Oahu; brothers, Howard (Charlotte) Manthei, of Kaneohe, Oahu, Robert Manthei, Don Manthei, Dennis Awa, Timothy Gonzalez, Ronald Gonzalez, Danelle Flores, Tex Flores, all of Hawaii; sisters, Faye Stapleton, of California, Petrona Harrell, Leslie Cazinha, Vaudine Gonzalez , Oveta Gonzalez, Lucia Gonzalez, all of Hawaii; three grandchildren.

Vera Davis

Vera Veronica Davis, 50, of Kailua-Kona, died July 6 in Honolulu. Born Jan. 29, 1961, in Molokai, she was a Polynesia entertainer.

Friends may call at 3 p.m. July 17 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kailua-Kona for a service.

She is survived by husband, Emil Davis III; sons, Aaron Cool, Allan Cool; daughters, Lealofitaute Soares, Ashley Cool; parents, Richard Soares Sr. and Susie Shafer; brothers, Michael Malala, Richard Soares Jr.; sisters, Debra Kamohai, Sonia Soares, Tracy Iseke, Dolores Soares; four grandchildren.

Arrangements by Ultimate Cremation Services of Hawaii.

Stanley Hara

Stanley Shoichi Hara, 72, of Kurtistown, died June 30 at Hilo Medical Center. Born Jan. 1, 1939, in Hilo, he was a retired meat inspector from the State Department of Agriculture, commercial fisherman, Army veteran and member of Community of Christ.

Friends may call at 3 p.m. July 17 at Dodo Mortuary chapel for a 4 p.m. service. Family requests casual attire be worn.

He is survived by wife, Judith Hara, of Kurtistown; son, Jordan (Lori) Hara, of Kurtistown; daughter, Sherelyn (Glen) Darling, of Edmonton, Canada; brothers, Craig (Hannah) Hara, of Kurtistown, Kenneth (Barbara) Saito, of Hilo; sisters, May Occhipinti, of San Francisco, Frances (Jesse) McNellis, of Lawrence, Kan., Ethel (Richard) Radowicz, of Carmel, Calif., Sylvia Donovan, of Corvallis, Ore.; numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Mike Maddison

Mike Maddison, 43, of Honokaa, is survived by wife, Sela Maddison.

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