Feb. 7, 2011
Fortunato Laconsay Cabanila, also known as “Playmate” and “Bamboo,” 99, of Keei Beach, Hawaii, a commercial fisherman, yard man for Alan Wilcox Jr. and sugar plantation worker, died at home. He was born in San Juan, La Union, Philippines. He is survived by wife Imelda; daughters Rosenia Kagawa and Rosemarie Punsalan; brothers Marcelino, Adencio and Eligio Cabanela ; sisters Rosario Rendon, Andrea Bacani, Pacentia Dumaguin and Lauriana Delena; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at St. John’s Catholic Church, Kealakekua, Hawaii. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kona Memorial Park, Holualoa, Hawaii. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.