Obituaries for Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Amy Ilialoha Nihipali

Amy Ilialoha Nihipali of Anahola, passed away on Nov. 17, 2020, at the age of 71. Born on Nov. 17, 1949, in Hawaii, she was one of the original Song Birds on the Wailua Fern Grotto cruises.

Amy was preceded in death by parents Edward and Elsie Nakaula, Sis, Annie Nakaula King.

Amy is survived by her husband Donald Nihipali, sisters Vilma Maycong, Charmaine Nunes, brothers Alfred Nakaula, David Nakaula and Edward Nakaula.

Celebration of life will be private.

Arrangements by Borthwick Kauai Mortuary

Wilma Goodwin Dela Cruz

Wilma Goodwin Dela Cruz, age 77, of California, born and raised on Kaua‘i, passed away on Nov. 2, 2020.

Wilma was preceded in death by her husband Alfred Dela Cruz, son AJ Dela Cruz, her parents, hanai sister Gwen Carveiro and hanai brother Leonard Medeiros.

Wilma is survived by her daughter Kami Dela Cruz, daughter-in-law Lani Dela Cruz and her very special twin granddaughters Kiana and Malia Dela Cruz, sister Wanda (Bondie) Brooksher, hanai sisters and brother Kathleen (George) Langtad, Carol (Tom) DePonte, John (Shirley) Medeiros, numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins and the Waimea High School Class of 1961.

Services will be held on Dec. 1, 2020, at St. John Vianney Church, California.

Cecilia Diane Saflor Moore

Cecilia Diane Saflor Moore, 68, born July 6, 1952, originally from Kaua‘i, passed on Nov 3, 2020, in West Palm Beach, Florida, at JFK South Medical Heart Institute.

Cecilia was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents Juan “Johnny” Sr and Esidra (Mangilit) Maglinti from Kaua‘i, mother Natividad (Naty) Ligaya Maglinti Saflor from Las Vegas, Nevada originally from Kaua‘i, father Florencio Sicam Saflor, also from Kaua‘i, but originally from Buneg, Echague, Isabela, Philippines, nephew Shiloh (Saflor) Simbre-Mederios.

Cecilia was survived by her loving husband John Patrick Moore and her siblings Steven Saflor, Dennis (Victoria) Saflor, Lorene (Robert Sr.) Saflor Texeira from Kauai, Jeffrey Saflor from Tracy, California; Valerie (Pascual) Saflor Riofta, Fred Saflor and Kevin (Starlee) Saflor from Las Vegas, Nevada; and by his family and siblings of West Palm Beach, Florida, numerous nieces and nephews; grandchildren and great grandchildren; cousins and close friends.

A cremation will be done by Cremation services by the sea at 1307 Central Terrace, Lake Worth, FL 33460 and a celebration of life will be on Dec 5, 2020, at Jupiter Beach Park Pavilion at 1375 Jupiter Beach Road, Jupiter, FL 33477.


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