Franklin Kipilii, 83, of Hilo, died March 26, 2013, at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. Born in Kurtistown, he was a retired bailiff for the state and a Army veteran who served during World War II.
Private services were held.
He is survived by sisters, Elizabeth Ann Dunn of California, Lorna Kipilii of Oahu; numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.