Obituaries for Friday, January 31, 2020

Leonora Bolo Alejado Alama

Leonora Bolo Alejado Alama, 85, of Kekaha, passed away at Hale Kupuna Heritage Home on Jan. 17, 2020. She was born in Makaweli on June 1, 1934, and was a dedicated homemaker.

She was preceded in death by ex-husband and father of her children, Victoriano Villatora, second husband Richard K. Alama, son Lee Anson Villatora, and grandson Samuel Luczon.

She is survived by children Christopher (Diana) Villatora, Geneva Villatora, Leonora (Norman) Luczon, Peter (Jennifer) Villatora, Cecelia (Richard) Gomez, Joseph (Hidemi) Villatora, Robert Villatora, Philip Villatora, Victoria (Nelson) Gabriel, Jon (Theresa) Villatora, Bernadette (Steve) Altizer and Christine (Mark) Aqui, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, brother Dana Lagmay, sister Georgia Blom (Lagmay), and several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life is Saturday, Feb. 1, at Immaculate Conception Church, with visitation from 8 to 9:30 a.m. and Mass celebrated at 10 a.m.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Tokiko Doris Nakamura

Tokiko Doris Nakamura died peacefully at Hale Kuike in Honolulu on Jan. 20, 2020.

She was born on April 21, 1921 in Hilo, and was a legal secretary as well as chief clerk of the Fifth Circuit Court in Lihue.

She was preceded in death by husband Henry “Hank” Nakamura and sons Peter and Galen Nakamura.

She is survived by son Kent (Karen) Nakamura of Bethesda, Maryland, daughter-in-law Nadine Nakamura of Kapaa, and grandchildren Theresa, Casey, Christopher and Reis Nakamura.

There will be private funeral arrangements to follow at a later date, with interment at All Saints Church in Kapaa.

The family requests no flowers or other gifts.

Montgomery Liholiho Pia

Montgomery Liholiho Pia of Kapaa passed away on Jan. 13, 2020, at the age of 66.

Born on Feb. 24, 1953, in Lihue, he was a member of the Painters Local Union 1791.

He was preceded in death by parents Henry and Mecuria Pia.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Marilyn A. Pia, son, Troy (Crystal) Pia, daughters Natasha (Kukui) Pia Kamake‘eaina, Tristel (Brandon) Pia Salvador, sister Lynette Mc Comas, brother Gilmore “Bozo” (Sharon) Pia, 11 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and numerous aunties and uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8, at St. Catherine Church in Kapaa, with visitation from 8 a.m. and Mass celebrated at 10 a.m., with a luncheon to follow.


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