Dec. 30, 2013
Lerbbie “Lerb” Alfred Akana, 60, of Hilo, a retired Army captain and a Leleiwi Electric project manager, died in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Norma, daughter Sherilin, mother Barbara and sisters Selma Bondaug and Lisa Ann Akana. Visitation: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel, Hilo. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.