May 10, 2013
Nellie Pellazar, 71, of Waikapu, Maui, a retired state Department of Education secretary, died at home. She was born in Wailuku. She is survived by husband Nathan N. Sr.; son Nathan N. Jr.; daughters Christine Barendrick, Letitia Tsukimura and Leah Kikuchi; sisters Constance and Norma Arzaga, Betty Arzaga-Johnson and Judy Alconcel; and nine grandchildren. Visitation: 6 p.m. Friday at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary. Services: 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony’s Church, Wailuku. Mass: 11:15 a.m. Urn burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Memorial Park. Aloha attire. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.