Aug. 9, 2012
Billy Don Sears, 77, of Waipahu, a Navy veteran, died in Wahiawa. He was born in West Mineral, Kan. He is survived by wife Nisa; sons Johnny, Billy Jr., David and George; daughters Anna Marie Gavin-Kinny, Salani Jennings, Matelina Aleki and Maxine Suivaaia; sisters Joanne White, Elaine Hannan and Charlene Larsen; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. Additional information for an obituary published Friday.