Jan. 17, 2014
Eleanor Cole Nordyke, 86, of Honolulu, an author, historian and retired demographer for the East-West Center Population Institute, died in Honolulu. She was born in California. She is survived by son Dr. Thomas J.; daughters Mary Ellen Nordyke-Grace, Carolyn N. Cozzette, Susan N. “Nunu” Bell and Gretchen N. “Nini” Worthington; brother Ralph N. Cole; and 13 grandchildren. Visitation: 4 p.m. Monday at Central Union Church, 1660 S. Beretania St. Services: 4:30 p.m. Reception: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Aloha attire. No flowers. Donations suggested to Straub Clinic & Hospital, c/o Nina Mullally, 888 S. King St., Honolulu, HI 96813; or YMCA of Honolulu, YMCA Camp Erdman, c/o Mandy MacMahan, 69-385 Farrington Highway, Waialua, HI 96791.