Leonard Hubert Pacheco, Sr., 89, of Mountain View, Hawaii, died June 17, 2014 at the Hilo Medical Center.
Visitation will be held on July 16, 2014 (Wednesday) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel in Hilo from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.; funeral service will begin at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at the Hawaii Veterans Cemetery #2 in Hilo.
Dodo Mortuary, Inc. in Hilo, Hawaii is assisting with the arrangements.
Mr. Pacheco was born in Hana, Maui, Hawaii on January 28, 1925. He was the son of Leonard Pacheco and Helen (Kawakami) Pacheco.
He was a retired National Park Service Ranger at Yosemite National Park and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
He is survived by wife, Fumiko Izumi-Pacheco; four sons, Leonard H. Pacheco, Jr., Allan James (Lori) Pacheco, Ricky Gene (Elizabeth) Pacheco of Pepeekeo, and Charles K. Reyes, Jr.; a daughter, Terry Puanani Burcena; a sister, Frances McCulley; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, and cousins.
He was a World War II veteran.