Rosemary Rodrigues "Pineapple" Ekert, 62, of Kailua-Kona, an X-ray technician for the Army, North Hawaii Community Hospital, Kona Community Hospital and Kona-Kohala Health Care, and an Army veteran, died in Kona Community Hospital. She was born in Pahala, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Gerald, daughter Sabrina Rosario, mother Dominga Rodrigues, brothers Joey and David Rodrigues, and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Big Game Fishing Clubhouse, Honokohau Boat Harbor. Services: 10 a.m. Burial to follow at West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased