Ronald Berdon Sr., 68, of Kailua-Kona, owner of Berdon Marine Repairs and a former boat mechanic at Akamai Marine, Aloha Marine and B & L Marine, died in Kona Community Hospital. He was born in Honokaa, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Emmalani; sons Ronald Jr., Brian, Clinton and Kaliko Berdon, and Wendell Fujino Jr.; daughters Sheila Berdon and Cindy Thrasher; hanai sons Carl Ciriako, Shane and Billy Jones, and Antonio Larios; hanai daughters Jonette and Leesha Jones, Tee Rodrigues, Kehaulani Berdon, and Elnohr Lipai; hanai mother Julia Yonemura; brothers George Berdon and Kenneth Demaya; sisters Helen Berdon-Kauhi, Lorraine Kaono, Rose Spencer, Leinora Wright and Raimie and Bernice Berdon; hanai sister Lorelei Jones; 31 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Celebration of life: 10 a.m. June 7 at Kona Palisades Recreational Center. Services: 11 a.m. Luncheon to follow. Casual attire. Lei and loose flowers welcome.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased