Benjamin Kaleo'ola "Spring" Spalding, 67, of Hilo, a construction worker and assistant facilities coordinator for the Merrie Monarch Festival, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Daisy; son Michael; daughters Gwen Spalding, Crystallynn Spalding-Poepoe and Victoria Spalding-Harris; sisters Pearl Wong and Ethel Kaikuana; and 16 grandchildren. Visitation: 5 p.m. Friday at Glad Tidings Church, 113 Kuawa St., Hilo. Celebration of life: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Services: 11 a.m. Casual attire. No flowers.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased