Nellie Pellazar, 71

Nellie Pellazar, 71, of Waikapu, died May 10, 2013, at her home. She was a retired secretary for the State of Hawaii Department of Education.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary, (with a prayer service at 7:30 pm) Visitation continues from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at St. Anthony Church in Wailuku, with a Mass over urn at 11:15 a.m. Burial of urn will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. The family requests aloha attire.

Mrs. Pellazar was born July 16, 1941, in Wailuku.

She is survived by her husband, Nathan N. Pellazar, Sr.; her four children, Christine (Bill) Barendrick, Nathan N. (Tracy) Pellazar, Jr., Letitia (Lance) Tsukimura and Leah Kikuchi; four sisters, Constance Arzaga, Norma Arzaga, Betty Arzaga-Johnson and Judy Alconcel; and nine grandchildren.

She is pre-deceased by their daughter, Nadine Pellazar.

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