Nov. 9, 2010
Benjamin A. “Ben” Obra, 88, of Pahala, Hawaii, a Kau Agribusiness farm employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Tayug, Pangasinan, Philippines. He is survived by wife Gregoria; son Isidro; daughters Zoraida Abellera and Luzviminda Payne; brother Maximo; sisters Josefina Gancena, Saturnina Pamandre and Margarita Gombio; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Rosary Church, Pahala. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Pahala Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire.