June 20, 2015
Richard "Papa" Benevides, 83, of Hilo, a retired pressman at the Hawaii Tribune-Herald and an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died at a private care home. He was born in Hilo. He is survived by wife Shirley "Tutu"; sons Richard, Darren and Scott; brother John; sisters Mabel Damasco and Eva Santos; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 8 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hilo. Mass: 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased