Obituaries: December 11, 2020

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Alan Carvalho


Alan Andrew Carvalho, 62, of Kailua-Kona, died Nov. 28, 2020, at Kona Community Hospital. Born in North Kohala, on July 16, 1958, he was a laborer for Unlimited Construction Company and Hawaiian Dredging. He was a truck driver for Hamakua Sugar and West Hawaii Concrete; laborer for Aina Ola, Inc. Construction Company and a member of Laborers International Union of North America and an avid fisherman.

Services will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his wife, Tracey Cosma-Carvalho of Kailua-Kona; sons, Jayme (Clarissa) Carvalho of Ookala, Justyn (Shelley) Carvalho of Paauilo, Kapanaia (Ailani Anderson) Carvalho of Waimea, Isaac Carvalho of Kailua-Kona; daughters, Alana (Namakana) Carvalho of Waimea and Phoebe (Lucas Barte) Carvalho of Las Vegas; hanai daughter, Kaila Lucas of Kailua-Kona; brother, Anthony (Jackie) Carvalho of Waimea; sisters, Jeannine Mattos of Kohala, Mapuana Carvalho of Waimea, Leina (Carter) Carvalho of Waimea; a sister-in-law; 11 grandchildren; aunties and uncle; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Taag-Ti Davis

Taag-Ti Davis, 77, of Kona, Hawaii, died Oct. 17, 2020, at Kona Community Hospital. Born in Seattle, WA., on Aug. 10, 1943, he was an architectural designer.

No services.

He is survived by his hanai sons, Troy Chung-Hoon of Holualoa and H. Krystienskyeller Medeiros of Oahu; two hanai grandchildren.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary Kona.

Frank Hublar

Frank Joseph Hublar, 85, of Kailua-Kona, died Nov. 8, 2020, at his residence. Born in New Albany, N.Y. on Sept. 14, 1935, he was a retired technical illustrator, a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church and a U.S. Army veteran.

Services have been planned.

He is survived by his wife, Caryl Hublar of Kailua-Kona; daughters, Karen Mendoza of Kailua-Kona and Ginger (Richard) Powers of Los Angeles, CA.; son, Paul Hublar of Kailua-Kona; five grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary Kona.

Clarence Medeiros Jr.

Clarence Kealoha Medeiros, Jr., 68, of Honaunau, died Nov. 28, 2020, at Kona Community Hospital. Born in North Kona on Feb. 17, 1952, he was the owner of KM Ranch and 5K Ranch. He was a heavy equipment operator for Nan Construction, Inc., KKRC, KKCC, CTS Earthmoving Company, Kirkland Construction Company, Road Builders, Bidamo Paving, State of Hawaii Highways Division and worked at Toledo Dairy of Waianae. He was a member of Operating Engineers Local Union 3, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Hawaii Army National Guard.

Services will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Medeiros of Honaunau; sons, Sonny Medeiros of Captain Cook, Dallas (Kuulei) Medeiros of Waimea; hanai son, Kam (Bronwyn) Bento of Captain Cook; daughters, Bulla Medeiros-Mock Chew and Tito (Harley) Medeiros-Leslie of Honaunau; hanai daughter, Emily Alani of Hookena; brother, Jesse (Tammy) Medeiros of Honaunau; sisters, Lei Medeiros of Las Vegas, Clarice Medeiros of Honalo; 11 grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary Kona.

Emilio Dinson

Emilio “Fish” Enanoria Dinson, Jr., 58, of Captain Cook, died Nov. 23, 2020, at Life Care Center of Hilo. Born in Kealakekua, on Oct. 14, 1962, he was a construction laborer and a member of Laborers International Union of North America, Local 368.

Services will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his sons, Laule’a Reyes, Emilio Dinson III, Nainoa Dinson, Joshua Dinson; daughter, Tatiana Dinson, all of Kaneohe, Oahu; father, Emilio Dinson Sr. of Kealia; brothers, Chris Dinson of Honaunau, Theodore Dinson of Kealia, Wendell Dinson of Ocean View, Lincoln (Jolene) Dinson of Kailua-Kona and Dwight Brooks of Ocean View; sisters, Lynnette Wong of Honolulu, Jay-Nyn (Robert) Gouveia of Ocean View, Darlyn (Ezekiel) Bryant of Kaneohe, Oahu, Mi-Ladee (Kyle Kondo) Johnson of Kealakekua, Jan-Noel (Dan) Billedeaux of Vancouver, WA., Yolana-Lee (Keith) Chang of Kaneohe, Oahu and Julie Krewson of Orange Beach, AL; one granddaughter; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Rosie Tatsuta

Rosie Harumi Tatsuta, 91, of Mountain View, died Nov. 30, 2020, at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Olaa, she was a floral packer for Anthuriums of Hawaii, a member of the Puna Hongwanji Mission and Mountain View Baldwin Kumiai.

Private services. Family requests no flowers and no koden (monetary gifts).

Survived by sister, Nancy Ishida of Hilo; four brothers-in-law; two sisters-in-law; numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.



• From new information provided by the mortuary, Donna Rae Roe was a retired travel agency owner of the Travel Shoppe, in Los Gatos, CA.

• The correct spelling of the decedent published Thursday is Mae Ayako Eclipse.

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