Sept. 10, 2010
Abel Apela Kaai Pacatang Sr., 61, of Kailua-Kona, a nightclub bouncer, E.M. Rivera & Sons deliveryman, probation officer and an Army veteran, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Kahaluu, Hawaii. He is survived by companion Stella; son Apela Jr.; daughters Theresa Sanchis, Lenora Hirai, Sonya Pacatang and Lokelani White; brothers Alfred and Querico Pacatang and Gaudens Girbisi; sisters Linda Lindsey, Carol Tina and Donysia Kamaka; 16 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hale Halawai, Kailua-Kona. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.