Patricia Ann Tavares Carvalho, 88

Patricia Ann Tavares Carvalho, 88, of Hilo died May 22 at the Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in Makawao, she was a retired nurse’s aide at the Life Care Center of Hilo, member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church, American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and Big Island Portuguese Culture Club. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, private services were held in Hilo. Visitation from 10 a.m. Thursday (July 23, 2020) at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Makawao, followed by a memorial mass at 10:30 a.m. Casual attire. Survived by daughter, Judy (Gary) Puniwai of Kurtistown; son, Jerret Carvalho of Hilo; brother, James (Carol) Tavares of Kula; sister, Eileen Mattos of Makawao; sisters-in-law, Patricia Tavares, Christine Tavares, Wilden (Jack) Tavares all of Makawao, Henrietta Carvalho of Hilo; six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces & nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.