March 6, 2012
Leon Alegre Bala Sr., 88, of Pearl City, a retired Army and Air Force Exchange Service supervisor and an Army veteran, died at home. He was born in Banna, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He is survived by wife Pacita, son Leon Jr., daughters Salma Talukder and Alma Bala, and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Thursday at Borthwick Mortuary. Services: 7 p.m. Additional visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Burial: 1 p.m at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: www.borthwickoahu.com.