Sept. 24, 2011
Mercedes Sayoot Urbanez, 87, of Kailua-Kona, a nursery employee at McConnell Nursery, died at home. She was born in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by sons Ereneo and Danilo; daughters Norma Leyo, Shoney Dadpaas and Virgina Yesan; sister Luz Nolasco; 20 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Friday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 78-6955 Mamalahoa Highway, north of Old Poi Factory Road, Honalo, Hawaii. Services: 5:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery, Hilo. Casual attire.