Joseph Souza, 87

Joseph Souza, 87, of Hilo, HI, died at the Life Care Center of Hilo on Thursday, November 23, 2017. He was born in Paia, Maui and was a retired letter carrier with the US Postal Service. He was also a Veteran of the US Marine Corps and a member of the Ancient Order of Foresters #8110 on Oahu.

Friends may call at the Dodo Mortuary chapel on Friday, December 15, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM, where a Prayer Service will be held at 10:00 AM, followed by burial at the Hawaii Veterans Cemetery #2 at 12 noon. The family requests that casual attire be worn to the services.

He is survived by his: Daughters, Karen A. (Andrew) Souza-Crockford of Oregon, Laura F. Souza of Pahoa, HI and Tracy L. (Derrick) Kaneakua of Hilo, HI and Son, Joseph G. (Tracie) Souza of Kalopa, HI.

He is also survived by eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren; nieces & nephews.

Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary, Inc. – Hilo