June 24, 2012
Mamerta Tangonan Clemente, 75, of Wailua Homesteads, Kauai, a retired state Department of Health employee, died. She was born in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. She is survived by son Julio, daughter Marjorie Pearson, stepson George, stepdaughter Margaret Tanaka, brother Arnolfo Tangonan, 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Catherine Catholic Church, Kapaa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Kauai Memorial Gardens.