May 17, 2013
Rose Victoria “Rosie” Ellison, 74, of Hilo, a former owner of Rosie’s Diner in downtown Hilo, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Papaikou, Hawaii. She is survived by companion Dwayne Tucker, sons Randy Furukado and Emery Racadio, brothers Gilbert Ramos and Larry Pagan, sisters Violet Diederiks and Evangeline Carreira, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Services:10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Casual attire.