Posted On June 1st, 2013 -

FLORENTINA AFRICA MARQUEZ Age 86, of Waipahu, HI, passed away May 3, 2013 in Aiea. Born June 15, 1926 in Badoc, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Florentino was formerly employed by Ala Moana Shopping Center. She was a member of the Badoc Pinili Organization. She is survived by daughters, Irene M. Pagay, Josefina M. (Lovelito) Fagaragan, Lydia M. (Danilo) Caparra; sons, Elpidio A. (Bella T.) Marquez, Daniel A. (Marilyn) Marquez; brother, Valentine (Elsa) Africa; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grand- children. Visitation 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (June 5) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel; Wake Service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also 9:30 a.m. Thursday (June 6) at St. Joseph Catholic Church (94-675 Farrington Hwy., Waipahu); Mass 10:30 a.m. Burial 12:00 noon at Valley of The Temples Memorial Park. Flowers Welcome.

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