Bronson Haruto Fuertes Sr., 36, of Kapaau, Hawaii, an equipment operator for the Hawaii County Department of Environmental Management, Solid Waste Division, Hawaiian saddlemaker mentor for Ka Hana No'eau and rancher, died at home. He was born in Kohala, Hawaii. He is survived by wife Mary Ann G.; son Bronson "Haruto" Jr.; daughters Cheyenne, Mia and Camille; parents David and Carol; brother David; sister Cassidy Kehoe; and hanai brother Bert Kanoa Sr. Visitation: 10 a.m. Sunday at Dodo Mortuary, Hilo. Services at noon. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. No flowers. Lei welcome.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased