April 27, 2012
Ellen Bestamente “Celine” Sanoria, 81, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a retired housekeeper at Hilo Lagoon Hotel and flower harvester at Orchids of Hawaii, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Honaunau, Hawaii. She is survived by son Lawrence; daughters Cheryl Ann Takano, Darlene Hirano and Betty Dikito; brother Victor Bestamente; sister Sarah Aniban; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Pahoa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Pahoa Catholic Church Cemetery. Casual attire.