April 29, 2013
Mona Pierson, 72, of Portland, Ore., a nurse in Honolulu, Hilo, Illinois and Oregon, died in Portland. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Robert, sons Robert E. and Timothy B., stepfather Henry Aguiar and three grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Additional visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Graveside urn committal services: 9 a.m. Saturday at Alae Cemetery. Casual attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Scleroderma Foundation, scleroderma.org.