Clyde N.F. Wong, 69, of Hilo died Jan. 13, 2013, at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a retired automotive and marine mechanic in Hilo and previously in Honolulu and Kona.
Friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m. Feb. 9 at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, where a 10 a.m. memorial service will be held. Private family inurnment to follow at Alae Cemetery. The family requests casual attire be worn and no flowers.
He is survived by son, Craig Wong of Oahu; sister, Roberta (Peter) Fithian of Honolulu; brother, Theodore (Frieda) Wong of Kona; nieces, Krista (Mathew) Brooks of Lincoln, Ill., Robyn (Mark) Wass of Millbrook, Ala., Marsha Fithian; nephew, Chip Fithian; companion, Patricia Wilson; numerous aunts and cousins.
Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.