Sept. 14, 2013
Lillian Alepoki Grace Nelsen, 87, of Napoopoo, Hawaii, an assistant executive housekeeper for the former Hawaiian Holiday Hotel in Waikiki, Kona Hilton, King Kamehameha Hotel and Kona Inn, Jupiter’s Laundry Services manager and Kawahara’s Florist floral arranger, died in Life Care Center of Kona. She was born in Kahauloa, Hawaii. She is survived by son Joseph Grace; daughters Momi Friedlander, Josephine Nelsen and Gerry Palacat; 19 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Oct. 19 at Kahikolu Congregational Church, Napoopoo. Services: 11 a.m. Private scattering of ashes. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.