Oct. 26, 2012
Sherman Wood Carlsmith, 47, of Kailua-Kona, a landscape contractor and deacon, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in San Jose, Calif. He is survived by son Jonathan; daughter Kristina; father Carl; brothers Wendell and Eric; sisters Marcella Lehr, Nelle and Annaliese Carlsmith, and Laura Updegraff; and two grandchildren. Private services.