March 10, 2011
Manuel Napuaala Phillips Jr., also known as “Butch” and “Manny,” 51, of Keaau, Hawaii, a sales associate at Walmart in Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born on Oahu. He is survived by wife Lorraine; sons Samson and Timothy Isabel, and Manuel III and Matthew Phillips; daughters Kristy-Lei Holeso, and Mandell and Melanie Phillips; mother Stella K.; brothers Brian, Charles and Wayne; sisters Stephanie Savusa, Geri Borling and April “Nani” Phillips; and 21 grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Casual attire.