March 27, 2013
Edwin De Coito Sr., 85, of Hilo, a retired heavy equipment operator for the state Department of Transportation, Highways Division, died in Pohai Malama. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Bernice, sons Edwin Jr. and Michael, daughter Beverly Fontana, sister Violet, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Papaikou. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Alae Cemetery, Section E. Casual attire.