Earl White Nakoa, 77, of Lanai City, Hawaii, passed away on November 22, 2012, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on November 25, 1934, in Kahakuloa, Hawaii.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 6, 2012, at Ballard Family Mortuary; service will begin at 6:00 p.m.; cremation will follow. The family requests aloha attire, and lei only.
Earl was a retired Operating Engineer who worked for Koga, Hawaiian Dredging, and Goodfellow Construction. He is predeceased by his step son , Walter L. (Althea) Nakoa; step daughter, Ruby Borrero; survived by his wife, Gwendolyn Pua Nakoa, step sons, Leonard K. (Mary) Nakoa Jr., Alexander "Alyka" (John) Nakoa-Clark, Leo Borrero, Rudy (marlene) Borrero; step daughters, Sarah K. Joao, Yolanda E. (Sione)Nasilai, Nancy K. Nakoa; hanai daughters, Rochelle Borrero, Susan Nakoa Ah Yee, Rosabella L. Hoopii; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
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