July 25, 2011
Timothy James Lani “Cha Cha” Sprintz Jr., 31, of Hilo, a Nicolas Construction Co. carpenter, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by son Seth K. Murakami-Sprintz, parents Timothy James “TJ” and Elly “Toots,” brother Kekaimalama M.L. “Rabs,” grandparents Emil and Mary, and companion Jasmine Morikami. Visitation: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Hilo Stake Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery, Mormon Section. Casual attire.