Oct. 9, 2013
Rosita “Etang” Baruela, 86, of Hilo, a retired Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Co. factory worker, died in Hilo Medical Center. She was born in the Philippines. She is survived by stepson Emeo, daughters Felicidad Laronal and Julietta Estencion, stepdaughters Pearlita Line and Elizabeth Baruela, caregiver Miriam Guerrero and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Papaaloa. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Ookala Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.