Dec. 29, 2012
Mary Celion, 98, of Honolulu, a retired housekeeper for the Army at Fort Shafter, died in Honolulu. She was born in Naalehu, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Horendio, Diosdado, Antonio, Dimi and Owen Piligrino; daughters Augustina Exzabe, Arsenia Surell, Ernesta Cooper, Shereen Matsumoto, Laureen Piligrino and Annie Jambaro; 23 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Mass: 9:30 a.m. Committal services: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.