Dec. 29, 2012
Mary Celion, 98, of Honolulu, a retired housekeeper for the Department of 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 a.m. Wednesday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Mass: 9 a.m. Committal services: 11 a.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Updated service information for an obituary published Thursday.