Oct. 25, 2011
Elena Bagorio Ballesteros, 92, of Honolulu and Hilo, a retired kitchen helper at the former K.K. Tei Restaurant, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She is survived by son Marcelino; daughters Caridad Paguirigan, Merlinda Masulit and Erlinda Tagudan; brother Zacarias Bagorio; sisters Felicetas Pate and Eugenia DeVera; 22 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 12:30 p.m. Additional services to be held at a later date in the Philippines. Aloha attire.