March 24, 2013
Norman Richard Tavares Sr., 73, of Ewa Beach, a retired Amfac heavy-equipment mechanic, died in Ewa Beach. He was born in Wailuku. He is survived by wife Edna “Penny,” sons Norman “Bully” and Nathan R., daughters Lody Mae Switzer and Laurie Ann Tavares, sisters Myrtle Augrabante and Brenda Lee, 15 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Puuloa Beach Park, Ewa Beach. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.