Sept. 13, 2013
James Kendall Kaeo “JJ” McGivern Jr., 27, of Paauilo, Hawaii, a laborer and finish carpenter apprentice, died in Hale Hoola Hamakua. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by fiancee Ryanne Dias; daughter Jasmine Dias-McGivern; father James Sr.; mother Lisa Lorenzo; brother Jovin “Bubba” Batalona; sisters Jammielee and Jarrielyne McGivern, and Joylene and Joanna Batalona; hanai sister Royalan “Codos” Cordoban; and grandparents Gertrude Lorenzo, Sam and Lani David, and James Sandifer. Visitation: 8 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Honokaa, Hawaii. Mass: 10 a.m. Cremation to follow at Dodo Mortuary. Casual attire.