July 14, 2011
Phillipo Laninmej, 77, of Hilo, a restaurant waiter, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in the Marshall Islands. He is survived by wife Erkula; sons John, Andrew and Titus; daughters Neian Laninmej and Rosey Jemwai; 15 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. All-night visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Pepeekeo Assembly of God Church. Services: 1 p.m. Cremation at a later date. Casual attire. No flowers.