Julia Nakaya of Waimea, was born in Waimea, on Aug. 13, 1939. She passed away on Jan. 1, 2021, at KVMH in Waimea. She was the owner of J’s Dining & Catering.
Julia was preceded in death by her husband Kiyoshi Nakaya, parents Kim and Keahi Kapahu, siblings Ashford Kapahu, Tim Kim, Masa Kapahu, Albert Kapahu, Shima Kapahu, Edward Kapahu, Rebecca Niheu, Anna Keamoai and Mary Aviguetero.
Julia is survived by her companion Wayne Odo, sons Nelson Nakaya of Poulsbo, Washington, Kurt Nakaya of Waimea, Sheldon Nakaya (Kira Seabury) of Waimea, daughter Phyllis ‘Deko” Okada (Mark Edgar) of Kekaha, 11 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
Due to COVID services will be held at a later date.
Arrangement assisted by Garden Island Mortuary.