June 15, 2013
Joseph Anthony “Joe” Nieves Jr., 23, of Hilo, a Don’s Grill cook, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Cassandra Lokelani Cho; brother Melvin Kikau Jr.; sister Au’tumn Cho-Kikau; grandparents Marciana and Kenneth Armstrong, and George Cho; great-grandparent Jeanny Cho; and fiancee Maria Salmeron. Private services.