The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001125868-01
Funeral Notices


Eliseo (Kalei) Batacan Bocoboc passed away on August 10, 2018 in Honolulu, Hawaii at age 54. Born in the San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte Philippines, December 29, 1963 and raised in Kualapuu, Molokai from age 3 and Graduated from Molokai High School Class of 1981. Moved to Oahu to pursue his Career in Carpentry which he received from Honolulu Community College in 1983. Worked in the Carpenter’s Union from 1983 to 2017 (Hawaiian Dredging, F&H Construction, Kobayashi and other construction companies). His love for nature was endless, where he went hunting, fishing, diving, and to pick up opihi and limu for the family. However his greatest love was visiting family and friends and having a wonderful time with many laughs.

Survived by his wife of 31 years Jody Kalilikane-Bocoboc, their four children Manono Kalilikane-Brack (Ronson), Dominique Puanani Bocoboc, Krysta Consuelo Bocoboc and Cody Eliseo Bocoboc; not forgetting his Only Granddaughter and his greatest joy Aurora-Lily. His Loving Mother Consuelo Batacan Tamura and his Sisters Erlie May Scherling and Carol Tadeo. Blessed to have twelve nieces and nephews: Sheena, Thomas, Violet, Clyde, Calvin, Leilia, CJ, Travien, Isaac, Jared, Alena and Mathias. The Service will be on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Ballard Family Moanalua Mortuary, Honolulu. Visitation at 5pm and Service at 6pm.