May 28, 2011
Kekoa Lopaka “Koa” Spalding-Poepoe, 18, of Hilo, a Hilo High School class of 2011 graduate, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by mother Crystal and sisters Larena and Latoya Spalding-Poepoe, and Keala Hooser. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 6 p.m. Cremation to follow at the mortuary. Casual attire.