Oct. 11, 2014
Belhinia Ortiz “Bel” Navarro, 76, of Kailua-Kona, a retired laundry attendant for Tyke’s Laundromat, a caregiver and former head cook for Ohana Keiki Day Care, died in Honolulu. She was born in Kealakekua, Hawaii. She is survived by sons Michael, Virgil, Joseph, Patrick and Christobal Jr.; daughters Cynthia Pua, Rosemarie Shields and Stephanie Mahu; brother Erenio Ortiz; sister Genevieve Kuakahela; 24 grandchildren; and 42 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Honaunau. Mass: 11 a.m. Inurnment: 10 a.m. Nov. 8 at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire.