Obituaries for Friday, October 2, 2020

Leonarda Valiente Cadiz

Leonarda Valiente Cadiz, of Kapa‘a, passed away on Sept. 12, 2020, at Wilcox Medical Center at the age of 85. She was born in Isabela, Philippines, on Nov. 26, 1934.

She was a retired housekeeper at Coco Palms Resort.

She was preceded in death by parents Amadeo and Alejandra Valiente, husband Josue Cadiz, sister-in-law Emilia Galiza and daughter-in-law Marilyn Cadiz.

She is survived by daughters Leonila (Ernie) Basconcillo and Florencia (Irwin) Nakamura, sons Leo (Florence) Cadiz and Alex (Laura) Cadiz, sister-in-law Andrea Garcia, grandchildren Janice, Ernette, Lea, Lenny, Liane, Lindsey, Jasmine and Jamie, and great-grandchildren Jaydalyn, Evan, Emily and Brielle.

Friends may visit the family at Aloha Church, Lihu‘e, on Saturday, Oct. 10, with visitation at 8:30 a.m. and service at 9:30 a.m., with burial to follow at Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens in Kapaia.

Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

Flora Leonora Cataluna

Flora Leonora Cataluna, of Koloa, passed away at home on Sept. 17, 2020, at the age of 92.

She was born on Kaua‘i on Dec. 4, 1927.

She waws preceded in death by husband Gabriel Cataluna.

She is survived by daughter Aileen Takenaka and Kathleen Murguia, sons Gabriel Cataluna Jr. and Anthony Cataluna, and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.


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