June 8, 2013
Semon Dano, 83, of Waipahu, a retired Army Reserve sergeant major who served in the IX Corps, 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Infantry Regiment, died in Honolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Lydia O.; sons Gary, Gilbert, Gordon and Guy; daughters Greathia Acosta and Gail Keao; brothers Pedro and Gabriel; 17 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Waipahu. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha or casual attire. Flowers welcome.