Laurata Barlongo Parilla, 86

Laurata Barlongo Parilla, 86, of Kahului, passed away on December 21, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was born on December 22, 1933 in Natividad, Pangasinan, Philippines.

Laurata retired as a teacher from Maui High School after over 30 years of touching students’ lives.

She is survived by her husband, Guillermo Parilla; children, Melchor (Lina) Parilla, Myrna Parilla, Mario (Henie) Parilla, Merlita (Melvin) Cortez, Miriam (Fernando) Encarnacion, and Marlon (Carolina) Parilla; siblings, Meda Baliton, Ebet Reyes, Roger Barlongo, Corazon Donan, and Arthur Barlongo. She is also survived by 17 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren.

Laurata is predeceased by her parents, Julian Barlongo and Basilia Rebugio.

A public Drive-Thru visitation will be held at Ballard Family Mortuary on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The family would like to acknowledge Hospice Maui for their compassionate care of Laurata.

Online condolences may be made at: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com