Sept. 24, 2012
Gloria Jean Castaneda, 72, of Naalehu, Hawaii, a homemaker, died in Kau Hospital. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by son Oscar M.; daughters Chrissie Ann C-Mejia, Leonora Hu and Laura Lee Kahulamu; brothers Philemon Pilanca, David Pelangka and Vicente Pelanca Jr.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Naalehu Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Naalehu Community Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.