Oct. 20, 2012
Marilyn M. Paiva, 68, of Hilo, a retired Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Co. factory employee, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by companion Alan Mefford, sons Derek and Joseph, brothers Robert and Nemesio “Junior” Diego, and sister Vallyrie Jardine. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Nov. 16 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Casual attire.