Nov. 22, 2011
Mildred Kuulei Kahilihiwa Konanui Pavao, 83, of Hilo, formerly of Kapaahu, Hawaii, a Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Wahaula Visitor Center retiree and Jaggar Museum employee, died in Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center. She was born in Kapaahu. She is survived by sons Edwin Pavao Jr. and Russell P. Paio; daughters Rita Mae and Mokihana Pavao, Leola Shiraishi and Brenda Domingo; brother Kenneth K. Konanui; 20 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 10 a.m. Casual attire.