Gavino Perez Raniada, 97, of Hilo, a former Puna Sugar Co. crane operator and a Hilo Airport custodian, died in Life Care Center of Hilo. He was born in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by son Perfecto "Ping," daughter Lottie Haspe, sisters Maria R. Catriz and Susana "Saning" Payuyo, 11 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Saturday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services: 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Homelani Memorial Park, Lehua Section. Casual attire. No flowers.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased