The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001095728-01
Funeral Notices


66, of Ewa Beach passed away at home in the presence of her loving family on April 24, 2018. Born on February 24, 1952 in Pili, Camarines Sur, Philippines, Emelour moved to Hawaii in 1980. She worked as a Midwife in the Philippines, but retired as a Certified Nurse Aide from Leahi Hospital after 25 years of service. Loved by many, her selfless and kind spirit will be dearly missed. She devoted her life to her family and generously opened her heart and home to everyone she met. Her warm smile, compassionate personality, and love for music will always be remembered. Emelour is survived by her husband of 37 years, Rodrigo; son: Eric; daughters: May (Robert) Paulele and Kristine; granddaughter: Mia; nine brothers and sisters; numerous nieces and nephews; and family dog: Tiny. Visitation will be held at 5:30 pm, services at 6:30 pm on Friday, May 18, 2018 at Mililani Memorial Park, Makai Chapel. Aloha/casual attire. Private burial.