Dolores Carvalho


Dolores Carvalho

Dolores “Lolie” Rellis Carvalho, 92, of Honaunau died April 13, 2013, at Kona Community Hospital. Born Aug. 24, 1920, in Kukuihaele, she was a homemaker and member of St. John’s and St. Benedict’s Catholic churches and the Puerto Rican Club of Kohala.

Friends may call at 8 a.m. May 4 at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Painted Church Road in Honaunau, for a 10 a.m. Mass. Burial follows at Kona Memorial Park in Holualoa. Family requests casual attire be worn. Flowers are welcome.

She is survived by sons, Ernest Caravalho of Ocean View, Martin Carvalho of Kealakekua; daughters, Isabel (George) Gomes of Honaunau, Ruby (Melvin) Gacusana of Hilo, Jennifer (Lynn) Beaudet of Ocean View, Doris Matias of Captain Cook; sister, Rosaria Figueroa of Captain Cook; 14 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 28 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.