Obituaries | 5-14-14


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Ronald Walske

Ronald Gilmore Walske, 81, of Waimea died May 3, 2014, at North Hawaii Community Hospital. Born July 9, 1932, in Pittsburgh, he was an investment banker and Navy veteran.

Friends may call at 10 a.m. May 15 at the Ascension Mission, 69-1789 Puako Beach Drive in Puako, for a Mass. Family requests casual attire be worn and no flowers.

He is survived by wife, Joan Walske of Waimea; daughters, Jill Walske and Susie (Randy) Sugarman, both of Los Angeles; sons, Kirk (Max) Walske of Los Angeles, Gregg (Vinnette) Silvers of Texas; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Charlotte Victorino-Davis

Charlotte Haunani “Nani” Victorino-Davis, 63, of Hilo died May 11, 2014, at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, she was a retired PTA/PTSA vice president with the state Department of Education and member of Paukaa Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Friends may call at 9 a.m. May 16 at the Paukaa Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesse for a 10 a.m. service. Urn committal is at noon at the Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Family requests casual attire be worn and no flowers.

She is survived by caughters, Selena-Ann (Melanie Manarpaac) Victorino, Marleen Victorino and Amanda-Lee Victorino, all of Hilo; sons, Owen-Lee (Mary Jo) Victorino of Hilo, Lopaka-Lee Victorino of Oahu; brothers, Lloyd Kauffman of Hilo, Ernie Cruz Sr. of Puna; sisters, Cindy Ganon of Kaumana, Cherrie-Lynn (Larry-Lynn) Fernandez of Keaau and Lou-Ann (Ral) Tolentino, both of Keaau, Lea (Rilan) Ferreira of Waiakea; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; numerous hanai children, hanai grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.