Obituaries for Monday, Oct. 28, 2013

Abraham Ortal Sr.

Abraham Ortal Sr.

Abraham D. Ortal, Sr. passed away at Hale Kupuna on October 13, 2013, at the age of 77.  He was born on March 16, 1936.  He is a retired truck driver from Kekaha Sugar Company.

He is survived by his wife, Felicidad G. Ortal; and his three children: Jennifer G. Ortal (Jason Potter Cracolici); Marilyn O. Steele (Michael A. Steele, II); Abraham D. Ortal, Jr. He has four grandchildren: Avery Ortal; Aubrie Ortal; Michael A. Steele, III; Alexandia Steele; sisters, Salome (Daniel) Balaibe; and Prisilla Villanueva; brothers, Reynaldo (Ligaya) Ortal; and Fidencio (Perla) Ortal and numerous aunties, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends.  

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at St. Theresa Church, Kekaha. Public viewing will begin at 9 a.m. with mass to follow at 10 a.m. Immediately after mass, burial will be at Salt Pond Public.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary Cemetery.


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