Obituaries: March 16, 2021

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Annette Freimuth


Annette Loretta Freimuth, 81, of Naalehu, died March 5, 2021 at her residence. Born Dec. 17, 1939, in Oakland, California, she was a pediatrics licensed vocational nurse at Oakland Children’s Hospital and Kauikeolani Children’s Hospital in Honolulu, an administrative assistant for several companies in Northern California and a member of St. Raymond’s Catholic Church, Wings Women’s Group and the church’s choir in Dublin, California.

Services will be held April 8 in California.

She is survived by her daughter, Christine Kaehuaea of Discovery Harbor; hanai brother, T.J. James of Discovery Harbor; hanai sister, Jackie Pickard of San Ramon, California; and a cousin, Julianna Butler of Battle Ground, Washington.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Clyde Yamamoto

Clyde Kimio Yamamoto, 71, of Las Vegas, died Feb. 27, 2020, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born in Kurtistown, he was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

Private services held.

He is survived by sister, Ann (Kenneth) Yasutomi of Hilo; two nieces; and a grandniece.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Reynaldo Tagalicud

Reynaldo Lodia Tagalicud, 48 of Hilo, died March 7, 2021 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in the Philippines, he was a farmer.

Private services.


He is survived by parents, Howard (Yaeko) Hose of Hilo, and Antonio (Maxima) Tagalicud of the Philippines; son, Evan Hose of Hilo; daughter, Ashley Hose of Hilo; brothers, Jaime Tagalicud of Kapolei, Oahu, Ferdinand Tagalicud of the Philippines, Richard Tagalicud of Las Vegas, and Henry Tagalicud of Durham, North Carolina; sisters, Lydia Galarse of Las Vegas, Crizelda Lucqiao of San Sebastian, Florida and Angelita Ferrera of Honolulu; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.