PHOENIX, NY – Noah Keoki Espaniola, 24, died unexpectedly at his Phoenix home on Sunday Sept. 15, 2013.
Noah was born in Hilo, Hawaii, on Dec. 17, 1988, to his mother, Terri S. (Klase) Meeks, and the late George Espaniola Jr.
He attended high school in Henderson, Nev., and was captain of the varsity football team; and he wrestled in the Nevada State Championships.
Noah was predeceased by his father, George Espaniola Jr.
Surviving are his mother, Terri S. (Klase) Meeks of Phoenix, NY; a brother, Cody Espaniola; a sister, Alana Espaniola; a niece, Ariell Monaghan; a nephew, Ayden Espaniola; a half-brother, Hunter Espaniola of Henderson, Nev.; a half-sister, Yanavah Espaniola; maternal grandparents, Jack and Marilyn Klase of Phoenix, NY; paternal grandfather, George Espaniola Sr. of Hilo, Hawaii.
Services will be conducted on Friday at 8 p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix.
Calling hours will be the same day from 5 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home before the service.