Feb. 26, 2013
La Verne Figueira Rapoza, 67, of Hilo, a homemaker and retired retail store manager, died at home. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Harold Sr., sons Harold Jr. and Darren, daughter Tammy Flores, brothers Leslie and Elmer Figueira, sister MaryAnn Mandaloniz, 12 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Visitation: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park. Casual attire.