Jerry Casemero Tagaca, 69, of Kohala, Hawaii, a retired loss prevention officer at Mauna Kea Resort and former sous-chef at Mauna Lani Bay Hotel, died in Honolulu. He was born in North Hilo. He is survived by wife Rosaline "Linda"; son Dayton; daughters Jerriline and Shawna; stepmother Clarita; brother Louis Malasig; sisters Josephine Naungayan, Emily Gambalan and Priscilla Kaaekuahiwi; and seven grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Church. Mass: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at the church cemetery. Casual attire.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased