Aug. 17, 2012
Pearl Winona Awaa, 73, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a 7-Eleven Hilo salesclerk, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Kohala, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Raymond, Rayburn, Larry and Lawrence Abenes, Mathew and Bernard Torres Jr., and Rene Tali-say; daughters Theresa Emeliano, Raynette Lacad and Stephanie Wong; brother Samuel Awaa Jr.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Celebration of life: 6 p.m. Aloha attire. Flowers and lei welcome.