Jan. 31, 2013
Eleanor Kanoa Noel, 79, of McLeansboro, Ill., a Kmart manager in Chicago and a retired Marine Corps corporal, died in McLeansboro. She was born in Puna, Hawaii. She is survived by husband Robert; son Robert; daughters Leona Whiting-Novack, Darlene Hammann, Donna Johnson and Lynnetta Fleck; brothers Albert Canoa and William, Lawrence and Charles Kanoa; sisters Beatrice Dela Cruz, Mildred Yamanouchi, Jeanne Nases, Carol Oshiro, Florence Fukui and Joyce Alfiler; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Services on the mainland.