May 21, 2013
Vicente “Sonny Borinque” Rosario, 87, of Hilo, a heavy-equipment operator at the former S.K. Oda Construction Co., a warehouseman at the former Food Fair Supermarket and a retired Army National Guardsman who served in the Vietnam War, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Susan; son Arthur “Boy”; daughters Clara Medina, Jackie Enocencio and Abbielena Ferreira; hanai son Michael Labuanan; hanai daughter Janell Labuanan; brothers Robert Rosario, Abel Medina and Primotivo Gualdarama; 18 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Dodo Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.