Aug. 27, 2010
James Kealii Bright, 78, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired Hilo Union School head custodian, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Moira Kelekolio-Bright; daughters Lisa Mendoza, Yvette Bright-Poai and Nadine Bright; stepson Ah Chock Campbell; stepdaughter Kahilo Richardson; brothers Wallace and Ronald; sisters Leilani Aguiar and Judith Pereira; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Thursday. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.