May 10, 2014
Emilio L. “Milio” Madamba, 92, of Pahoa, Hawaii, a Kuwahara Anthurium Farms retiree and a papaya farmer, died in Hospice of Hilo’s Pohai Malama facility. He was born in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Leonora “Orang”; sons Juanito, Dencio, Santiago, Felicidad, Don, Joveno and Ignacio; daughters Leticia Dalmacio and Susan Tasani; brother Mariano; sister Virginia Gervacio; 22 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Dodo Mortuary chapel. Wake services: 7 p.m. All-night vigil to follow at family residence on Nanawale Boulevard in Pahoa. Additional visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Pahoa Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Pahoa Catholic Cemetery. Casual attire.