April 30, 2013
Felicita R. Gaston, also known as “Madeline” and “Angie,” 85, of Hilo, a homemaker, died at home. She was born in North Kona, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Arnold and Kenneth; daughters Suzanne Tomlinson, Mildred Melanson, Jane Keohuloa, Shirley Gaston and Marie Torkelson; sisters Jane Mack, Patricia Yamamoto, Mary Ann Dela Cruz, Dolores Keohuloa and Sally Dela Cruz; 23 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Rosary:7 p.m. Friday at Kenneth and Jonette Gaston’s residence in Pahala, followed by an all-night vigil. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Naalehu Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass:10 a.m. Burial to follow at Naalehu Community Cemetery. Casual attire.