Feb. 8, 2014
Emelio Lopes “Pops” Alvarez, 79, of Kapolei, a state maintenance technician and an Army veteran, died in Honolulu. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by sons Emilio Jr., Wayne, Derek and John; daughters Charmaine Poki and Doreen Alvarez; sister Betty Roman; 18 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services: 5:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 26 at Valley of the Temples Chapel. Services: 10:30 a.m. Burial: noon at the cemetery. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.