Matthew Floyd Pacheco, 68, of Hilo died Feb. 24, 2013, at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Hilo, he was a heavy equipment operator for Operators Engineer Local Union 3 and a Navy veteran.
A graveside service will take place at noon March 5 at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Family requests casual attire be worn.
He is survived by wife, Fay Pacheco of Hilo; sons, Kevin (Donna) Pacheco, Jason (Grace) Pacheco and Kaleikini Pacheco, all of Honolulu, Ryan Pacheco and Kaimi (Naomi) Pacheco, both of Hilo; daughters, Cindy (Harold) Manaois, Liko (Charlton) Wallace and Rhonda (Richard) Negrillo, all of Molokai; sister, Eva (Arnold) Hashimoto of Kona; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by Dodo Mortaury.