Manuel "Papa Smurf" Pacheco Jr., 77, of Hilo, a mason on Oahu and Hawaii, died at home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Mildred M.B. "Dolly"; sons Donald Pacheco and Wendall L.P. Karr; daughters Nancy Pavo and Corrina Pacheco; brothers Juan, Ernest, Wilfred, Tony and Joseph; sister Rose Crivello, Evelyn Fernendez , Carol Pacheco and Georgina Labisores; 13 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Lehua Section. Casual attire.
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