Doris H. Nakamura, 93

Doris Haruko Nakamura, 93, of Lahaina passed away peacefully on January 4, 2018.

Services honoring Mrs. Nakamura will be held at Lahaina Hongwanji Mission on Friday, January 12, 2018. Visitation will begin at 2:00pm with memorial services beginning at 3:00pm.

Doris was born in Lahaina on March 29, 1924 to Hyoichi & Masami Nagao. After graduating with the Lahainaluna class of 1942, she married her love, Ray Masaki Nakamura. Doris was a beautician at Hale Ho’onani in Lahaina until her retirement in 1980. She was also a long-time, faithful member of Lahaina Hongwanji.

She will be remembered as a kind and gentle woman whose favorites activities included spending time with her family, gardening and eating out.

Doris was predeceased by her husband, Ray Masaki Nakamura; brothers, Shigetoshi & Mamori Nagao; sisters, Tsuwako (Saichi) Sasaki & Tokiko (Masaru) Hirota.

She is survived by her daughter, Phyllis (Richard “Noosh” Nishihara) Nakamura; son, Harvey (Lynn) Nakamura; granddaughter, Meghan Nakamura; grandson, Reid (Ayaka) Nakamura. She is also survived by brother, Dr. George (Alma) Nagao; sister-in-law, Sue Nagao; and many loving nieces and nephews.

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