Dec. 3, 2012
Celestine A. Mattos “Sally” De Ponte, 85, of Hilo, a retired Hawaii County community service worker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by sons Donald Mattos and George and Kenneth De Ponte; brother Frank A. Mattos; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 6 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.