The Joseph E. Spadaro Memorial Scholarship
Joseph E. Spadaro died in 2013 in Honolulu at the age of 95. He lived in Waikoloa Village for several years having previously achieved success on the mainland and Oahu. He was an automotive educator and dedicated problem solver. He converted Aloha Airlines fleet of equipment to propane while with Honolulu Gas. Co.; later repaired the hydraulic systems on minesweepers. Among his favorite hobbies was repairing computers, which he did until his death. This scholarship focuses on graduating seniors who plan to attend a community college in areas which were of interest to Mr. Spadaro.