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Cataluna: Friends keep the party going for years

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    At Mabel Maeda’s home a weekly potluck is held which began with a group of 15 men who cared for her son, Lloyd, during his battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease. He died in 2014. The gatherings have grown to include the men’s families and friends.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A framed tribute to two friends who died: Alton Uehara, left, and Lloyd Maeda.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    “It keeps me going, you know.”

    Mabel Maeda

    On the Wednesday parties that her son’s friends continue at her home since his death in November 2014 at age 59

Every week on Wednesday night, there is a party at 92-year-old Mabel Maeda’s house. Read more

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