Dec. 19, 2013
Karen “Keala” Wong, 47, of Hilo, a receptionist for Dr. Frederick Nitta, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. She was born in Hilo. She is survived by husband Kaha; sons Kolten and Kean; daughter Kiani; mother Susan Maluo-DeVera; stepfather Victor DeVera; stepmother Greycelyn Maluo; brothers Elijah “Poncho,” Scott and Aaron Maluo; and sisters Terry-lynn Larson and Lindy Maluo. Visitation: 11 a.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 2 p.m. Casual attire.