May 26, 2012
Avelina Pasion Baclagan, 83, of Honolulu, a retired Greeters of Hawaii lei maker and flower arranger, died in Honolulu. She was born in Tumauini, Isabela, Philippines. She is survived by daughters Angelita Sera, Betsaida Vila, Corazon Dela Rosa, Teresita Francisco, Ernestina Naniong, Gloria Raras, Tess Pascual and Emma Castro; sister Maria Domingo; 18 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 6:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial at noon at Valley of the Temples. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.