Maleena N. Bagalay (born Chiyoko Nakada), age 83 of Grand Haven, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020, at home. She was born January 26, 1937, in Okinawa, Japan, to the late Kiyoshi Nakada and Kama Yonashiro.

Chiyoko worked hard to become a United States citizen and, in the 1960s, she achieved this and legally changed her name to Maleena Bagalay.

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