William Dinson


William Dinson

William “Sonny” Dinson, 70, of Lancaster, Calif., died Nov. 26, 2012, at his residence. Born April 9, 1942, in Honokaa, he was retired from Southern California Teamsters Union Local 399.

Friends may call at 10 a.m. Jan. 12 at 85-4539 Mamalahoa Highway in Kealia for a celebration of life.

He is survived by wife, Rhonda Dinson of Lancaster, Calif.; sons, William Dinson and Kevin Dinson, both of Kealia, Shawn (Antoinette) Dinson of Paia, Maui, Mark Dinson, William Dinson Jr. and Colt Dinson, all of Lancaster, Calif.; daughters, Clarissa (Dale) Matsumoto and Apryl (Dane) Sasaki, both of Kailua-Kona, Melissa (Kenneth) Tyson of Osawatomie, Kan.; brothers, Emilio Dinson Sr. of Kealia, Leonard (Jean) Dinson of San Diego, Louis (Sarah) Dinson and Ronald (Karen) Dinson, both of New Hall, Calif.; sisters, Laura (Stanley) Lacaden of Mililani, Oahu, Lillian (Clyde) Tamanaha of Honalo; 15 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.