May 20, 2010
Elena Violet Tinao, also known as “Aunty Bones” and “Nana,” 64, of Waianae died in Waianae. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Douglas and Wendall; daughters Elsie K. Alapati, Dorothea Tinao, Laurie-Ann Rabellizsa, Terri-Lynn Oliva and Wendi Tinao; brothers Benjamin Ke-a, Marcus, Ricardo, George and Joseph Moises, and Joseph Bautista; sisters Josephine Ke-a, Isabella Kelepolo, Lucille Bonilla and Mary Bryant; and 10 grandchildren. Services: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 8:30 a.m. Committal services: 1 p.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.