Donald Dean Hernandez, 59, of Ewa Beach, a Delta Construction, Haitsuka Bros. and Oahu Sugar Co. heavy equipment operator, died in Honolulu. He was born in Waipahu. He is survived by companion Elizabeth Palipti; son Ryan Palipti; daughters Wendy and Malissa Hernandez and Germayne Palipti; brothers Larry Sr. and Wallace "Wally" Sr.; sisters Charlene Torres and Gail Harris; and two grandchildren. Visitation: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, mauka chapel. Services: 7 p.m. Casual attire.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased