March 9, 2013
Stephen P. Fernandes, 89, of Papaikou, Hawaii, a former Onomea Sugar Plantation employee and an Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Papaikou. He is survived by sisters Dorothy DeConte and Eleanor Fernandes. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Papaikou. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Ilima section. Casual attire.