Obituaries

Minnie Barres

Minnie Barres

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Minnie Barres, 102, of Keaau, died June 7 at home. Brn in Kapulena, she was a homemaker.

Friends may call at 8 a.m. June 13 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Honokaa for a 10 a.m. Mass. Burial follows at Our Lady of Lourdes cemetery. Family requests casual attire be worn and no flowers.

She is survived by daughters, Beverly (Ronnie) Coldiron of Portland, Texas, LaVerne (Donald) Chong, of Yorba Linda, Calif.; son, Sherwood Barres of Honokaa; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home.

Antone Caravalho Sr.

Antone “Tony” Cordeiro Caravalho Sr., 89, of Keauhou Mauka, died June 6 at his residence. Born April 6, 1923, in Hawi, he was a retired mac nut and coffee farmer, owner of Phillips 66 in Kainaliu and Kainaliu Used Cars, workedas a heavy equipment operator and truck driver for the former Kohala Sugar Co. and member of the Catholic Church and Kohala Puerto Rican Club.

Friends may call at 8:30 a.m. June 14 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Kawanui for a 10:30 a.m. Mass. Burial follows in the church cemetery. Family requests casual attire be worn. Flowers are welcome.

He is survived by wife, Adelia Caravalho, of Keauhou Mauka; sons, Anthony Caravalho and David (Theresa) Caravalho, both of Keauhou Mauka, Christino (Hannah) Caravalho, of Hilo; daughters, Irene Frederick, of Kailua-Kona, Adeline (Michael) Silva, of Kona Palisades, Annie (John, Sr.) Paul, of Kaloko; sisters, Betsy Caravalho, of mainland, Louisa Santiago, of Kapaau, Annie Travens, of Captain Cook; 42 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Avis Pavao

Avis Mae Manikis Pavao, 55, of Keaau, died June 2 at Kuakini Medical Center on Oahu. Born Dec. 24, 1956, in Hilo, she was a retired customer service manager for Walmart in Hilo and member of the Assembly of God Christian Church.

Friends may call at 5 p.m. June 14 at Dodo Mortuary chapel for a 6 p.m. service. Cremation follows. Family requests casual attire be worn.

She is survived by husband, Joseph Pavao; sons, Brandon Manikis, Baylen (Beth) Pavao; mother, Elizabeth (Stephen) Miller; sisters, Patty (Patrick) De Silva, Jasanda (Herbert) Laranang; brothers, Gilbert Manikis, Glen (Charlene) Manikis; six grandchildren; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Joan Boldt

Joan “Peaches” Jeanette Boldt, 76, of Mountain View, died May 8 at Hilo Medical Center. Born March 7, 1936, in Hollywood, Calif., she was a columnist for West Hawaii Today, volunteer for the American Cancer Society-North Kohala and member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Keaau 2nd Ward.

Friends may call at 9 a.m. June 15 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Keaau 2nd Ward for a service. Online condolences may be posted at homelanimemorialpark.com.

She is survived by son, Robert Boldt, of Mountain View; sister, Beverly Bolcis, of Yucca Valley, Calif.

Arrangements by Homelani Cremation Services.

Beth Bath

Beth “Granma” Ellen Bath, 84, of Kurtistown, died May 29 at Hilo Medical Center. Born at home in Graham County, Kansas, she was retired from the clothing manufacturing industry.

Friends may call at 9 a.m. June 16 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Orchidland Chapel for a 10 a.m. service. Family requests no flowers.

She is survived by sons, Roy (Stephanie) Bath and Philip (Rebecca) Bath, both of Kurtistown; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are being made by the Roy Bath family.

Charles Tudor

Charles “Chuck” E. Tudor, 70, of Pahoa, formerly of Jacksonville, Fla., died May 30 at his home. Born Oct. 25, 1941, in Ames, Iowa, he was a photographer.

No services are planned.

He is survived by wife, Nancy Tudor, of Pahoa; sons, Ed (Shelby) Tudor, of Virginia Beach, Va., John Tudor, of Jacksonville, Fla.; sister, Sarah Tudor, of Illinois.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Dorothy Tuiavii

Dorothy June Beddow Tuiavii, 77, of Keaau, died June 2 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Rendville, Ohio, she was a retired registered nurse with Life Care Center of Hilo and member of Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Private services were held.

She is survived by husband, Alapati Tuiavii, of Keaau; sons, Steven (Angela) Boothroyd, David Boothroyd, Michael (Hiroe) Kobayashi, Christian Boothroyd and Adam (Elana) Boothroyd, all of Honolulu; brother, Bill (Audrey) Beddow, of Texas; sister, Jeannie Beddow, of Keaau; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Bluebell Wilson

Bluebell Kahiwaokalani Wilson, 80, of Hilo, died May 23 at home. Born in Honolulu, she was a homemaker.

Private services were held.

She is survived by hsons, Ross (Debbie Baker) Wilson Jr., of Kailua-Kona, Ray (Renee) Wilson, of Hilo; daughters, Wendy (Gary) Ahu, of Hilo, Wilnette (Dan) Miyashiro, of Pupukea, Oahu; brother, Alexander (Nancy) McKee Jr., of Arizona; sisters, Frances Cardoza, of San Bruno, Calif., Elva Foster, of Aiea, Oahu, Leslie Biven of Pearl City, Oahu; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Robert Marquess

Robert Frank Marquess, 88, of Kukuihaele, died June 2 at his residence. Born in Oregon, he was a retired mechanical and electrical engineer.

Services will be heldat a later date in Oregon.

He is survived by daughter, Gayle (Clifford Small) Marquess, of Kukuihaele; son, Ken (Debbie) Marquess, of Oregon; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

William Arnold Jr.

William “Billy” Henry Arnold Jr., 59, of Mountain View, died June 4 at Hilo Medical Center. Born Nov. 6, 1959, in Honolulu, he was a commercial fisherman and the proprietor of the Onipaa Self-Defense School.

Services will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be posted at homelanimemorialpark.com.

He is survived by daughters, Sheila (Reginald) Higa, of Mountain View, Kawaiala (Richard) Avelino and Pauahi (Robin) Alvarez, both of Bellevue, Wash., Nakalia (Leslie) Ishikawa, of Waimea; brothers, Lance Arnold, Merle (Laticia) Arnold and Solomon Kunewa, all of Oahu, Clint (Beth) Arnold, of Molokai; sisters, Maelynne (Charles) Quick, of New York, Barbara (Eddie) Lively, of Puna, Robyngail (Lincoln) Laysa, Gaylene (David) Moku, Marie Haumesser, Donna Kunewa and Abigail Seda, all of Oahu, Lucy Kunewa, of Mountain View; eight grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Sayoko Matsu

Sayoko “Molly” Matsu, 87, of Hilo, died May 26 in Hilo. Born in Hilo, she was a homemaker.

Private services were held. Family requests no flowers or monetary gifts. Donations may be made in her memory to Hospice of Hilo.

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She is survived by daughters, Lucia (John) Stewart, Margo (Steve) Noah and Nina (Don) Segawa, all of Hilo, Eldena (Keith) Kuroiwa, of Honolulu; son, Hinano (Alberta) Matsu Jr., of Hilo; brother, Kiyo (Helen) Ozaki, of Hilo; sisters, Fumie Ozaki and Shizuko Mihata, both of Los Angeles, Ayako Akahoshi, of Hilo; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.