Obituary for Thursday, March 15, 2012

• Bartolome Viernes

Bartolome Viernes

Bartolome Villanueva Viernes of Puhi, Kaua‘i, passed away on Feb. 22, 2012, at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 90.  He was born on Oct. 14, 1921, in Vintar Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He was a retired plant operator with Lihu‘e Plantation and a self-employed carpenter.

He is preceded in death by his son Rogelio Viernes; and his great-great grandchildren, twins Gaylene and Daylene Ebinger.

He is survived by his wife, Carlina Viernes; daughters, Marylou (Gary) Titus and Evelyn Sarte; sons, Danilo (Kathleen) Viernes and Arnel (Sally) Viernes; sister, Visita Turqueza; Mother in-law, Hora Yacapin; brother in-law, Alfredo (Juliana) Yacapin; sister in-law, Ester Guzman; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, March 24, at Immaculate Conception Church from 8 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Burial to follow at Lihu‘e Cemetery.

Arrangements made by Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary.


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