Oct. 13, 2013
Melvin Hiroshi Fontanilla, 77, of Pearl City, a carpenter and an Army veteran, died in Aiea. He was born in Ewa. He is survived by wife Gladys; daughters Shari Sanchez, Kathy Mizusawa, Michelle Fontanilla and Denise Leatherman; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Casual attire. Online condolences: borthwickoahu.com.