May 16, 2016
Thomas Patrick “Blackie” Awong Sr., 72, of Pearl City, a retired Hawaiian Cement truck driver, died in the Queen’s Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Thomas Jr. and Ian; brothers Clair and Joseph P. Sr.; sisters Marjorie Perreira, Lola J. Sorrow and Sarah Lehmann; companion Marge Lepolo; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 10 a.m. June 4 at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers. Condolences: borthwickoahu.com.