Irene Frances Leal, 74

Irene Leal, 74, of Makawao, peacefully went home to be with her Lord, on February 6, 2013 at her residence; surrounded by her family and Hospice Care. She was born on March 10, 1938 in Wailuku.

Visitation will be held at 9 a.m. on Friday, February 15, 2013 at Ballard Family Mortuary, service at 11 a.m., burial 1 p.m. at Valley Isle Memorial Park in Haiku.

Irene was a homemaker and enjoyed crocheting, making jigsaw puzzles, and loved listening to her Christian music.

Irene is survived by her sons, Arthur “Bobo” (Lorie) Leal, Mark (Robyn) Leal, and Christopher (Gretchen) Leal; daughters, Robin (Ronald) Mendoza, and Stacy (Clarence) Kahaikupuna; hanai-daughter, Cookie (Bart) Thomas; brothers, Joseph (June) Gonzales, and Gilbert (Betty) Gonzales; sisters, Hattie (Clarence) Cordeiro, and Caroline Tom; 20 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren.

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