June 4, 2013
Eugene Pitas “Bradda Gene” Sumera, 56, of Hilo, a Hawaii Interiors drywall installer, a Suisan fish cutter and an Army veteran, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Eugene Jr. and Kamuela Sumera, Josey Smith, and Kekoa and Keola Sumera-Lee; daughters Kanoe Lee and Kealakai Sumera-Lee; brothers Glen Turner and Cornelio Sumera Jr.; sisters Klarika Hee, Loretta Wong and Jolita Turner; and six grandchildren. Private services. Online condolences: homelanimemorialpark.com.