Oct. 23, 2012
August “Dex” Rodillas Sr., 70, of Waianae, a mechanic and welder for Pine Ridge Farms and a Navy veteran, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by companion Elizabeth Gomez; sons August Jr., Sterling, Chad and Bryan; brothers Nick, Algrino, Julius and Alex; sisters Nilda Chock, Frances Allen, Haroldine Kronenburger and Jocelyne Mitchell; half brothers Francis, Charles and Herbert; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Scattering of ashes: 11:30 a.m. Jan. 19 at Waianae Boat Harbor and Regional Park.