JOHN EDWARD KAUKALI DILLJOHN EDWARD KAUKALI DILL John Edward Kaukali Dill, 38, of Hilo, Hawaii died May 29, 2014 at the Hilo Medical Center. He was born in Orlando, Florida on September 20, 1975. John was a Construction Manager for Rider Levett Bucknall and worked for the State of Hawaii Department of Land & Natural Resources- Department of Aquatic Research. He was former State of Hawaii Contractors License Board member, former Chairman for the County of Hawaii Board of Ethics, and member of the Pacific Century Fellows class of 2010, Heritage Christian Fellowship, Hawaii Island Contractors Association, and County of Hawaii Environmental Management Board. A graduate of the Kamehameha Schools Class of 1993, John was also a graduate of the University of Hawaii, Hilo. He is survived by his wife, Susie M. DeSa Dill, and four beloved children: Cole Dill-DeSa, Julia Dill, Sophia Dill, and Grady Dill of Hilo; parents Jan & Judith Dill of Honolulu; sisters Amy Butler of Washington, D.C., Maile Nelson of Charlotte, North Carolina, Catherine Johnson Colorado Springs, Colorado; brother Matthew Dill of Hilo; mother-in-law Kotone DeSa of Hilo and brothers-in-law Richard DeSa of Mililani and Dean DeSa of San Jose, California. Gifts in his memory may be made to The John Dill Memorial Fund at Bank of Hawaii, 120 Pauahi St., Hilo. A celebration of John's life will be held from 4-6 p.m. Saturday (June 28, 2014) at the Wainaku Executive Center in Hilo.
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