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Leonora "Nanay Nora" Johnston

1933 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Leonora "Nanay Nora" Johnston Obituary

Leonora (Nanay Nora) Johnston, 81, of Alamogordo, passed away peacefully on August 21, 2014 with her family by her side. Leonora Johnston was born on June 7, 1933, in Cavite City, Philippines.

Leonora is preceded in death by her parents, Pedro and Candida Diga Teroy.

Leonora is survived by her husband, Omer Johnston; two sisters, Jovita Eramela of Hayward, Calif., and Corazon Emberga of Cavite City, Philippines. She is also survied by six children, Ricardo Cordero of Corona, Calif., Merle Zavala and her husband Robert Zavala of Long Beach, Calif.; Ina Johnston-Miller and her husband Eric Miller of Waddell, Ariz.; Janet Yuzon and her husband Dean Yuzon of Long Beach, Calif.; Johnny K. Johnston and his wife Ivy Johnston of Alamogordo, and Golda Manuel of San Francisco, Calif.; She had 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Her friends called her Nanay Nora, which means mother.

Nanay Nora was a loving wife, mother and friend. She will be missed.
A memorial service will be announced at a future date.

The Johnston family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home to direct the arrangements.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Aug. 23 to Sept. 22, 2014
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