Jan. 11, 2012
Joanne Michele Carvalho, 56, of Kapaau, Hawaii, a licensed practical nurse for Kohala Hospital and Hilo Medical Center, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Samuel Sr.; son Joseph Salvador; daughters Millicent Glory and Malia S. Libron; stepson Samuel Jr.; stepdaughters Charnelle Santiago, Shimmeree C. Bala and Chrysti Murai; mother Lorraine Yadao; brother Paul Yadao; sisters Tina Beleno and Lynette Ellazar; and 19 grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at Landmark Baptist Church, 54-3660 Akoni Pule Highway, Kapaau. Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Urn committal: 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Mauna Kea Memorial Park, Papaikou.