Isaac “Ike” Nakooka Sr., 76

Isaac “Ike” Nakooka Sr., 76, of Lahaina, passed away on September 4, 2013 at his residence. He was born on February 9, 1937 in Kona.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2013 at Ballard Family Mortuary, memorial services will begin at 7 p.m.; scattering of his ashes at sea will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2013, at S Turn Park in Lahaina. Family request casual attire.

Isaac was a member of the AFLCIO Local 3 Union with 45 years of service as a Heavy Equipment Operator.

He is survived by his Best Friend, Marge Strong; son, Isaac (Teresa) Nakooka Jr.; daughters, Noelani (Dan) Bailey, Maile Consulation; brother, Moses Takaki; sisters, Janet Quihano, Lana Quedding; grandchildren, Sierra, Brooke, Alena, Kersey, Alex, Andy, Robert, Raven, Skyler, and Tei Tei; 11 hanai-grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren. Isaac was predeceased by his son, Keola Nakooka.