Margaret Mineko Nakao, 74, of Kula, passed away on September 6, 2010, at Maui Memorial Medical Center. She was born August 2, 1936 in Kailua, Oahu.
Private services were held.
Ballard Family Mortuary is assisting with the arrangements.
Mrs. Nakao was a Nurse's Aide at Kula Hospital.
She is survived by her husband, Mitsuyuki Nakao; daughter, Cheryle Ann (Carl) Puu, sons, Miguel (Medina) Nakao, Michael Nakao, Nathan (Annie) Nakao, Wesley Nakao; sisters, Alma (Felix) Ballesteros, Jane (Ron) Kong; half-brothers, Bernard and Raymond Santos; half-sister, Nancy Laforga; grandchildren, Noel Nakao, Miguel Nakao Jr., Leanne Nakao, Darrell (Amber) Puu, Michelle (Alan) Puu-Lozier; great-grandchildren, Scot Kawika Kim Puu-Lozier, David Makana O'Ke Akua Padasdao Puu, and Brice Hiranaka.