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Family of Florida high school shooting victim holds ceremony in his honor at Lanikai

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                From left, Alex, Mitch, and Annika Dworet along with friends Laura Albano and Carla Albano held lei from Maui made in memory of Nicholas Dworet.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    From left, Alex, Mitch, and Annika Dworet along with friends Laura Albano and Carla Albano held lei from Maui made in memory of Nicholas Dworet.

  • COURTESY THE DWORET FAMILY
                                Nicholas Dworet

    COURTESY THE DWORET FAMILY

    Nicholas Dworet

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                After a short canoe ride off Lanikai Beach on Wednesday, the family of Nicholas Dworet, represented by father Mitch, fourth from left, mother Annika and brother Alex paddled in.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    After a short canoe ride off Lanikai Beach on Wednesday, the family of Nicholas Dworet, represented by father Mitch, fourth from left, mother Annika and brother Alex paddled in.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The group paddled out on a canoe to mark Nicholas’ 21st birthday.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The group paddled out on a canoe to mark Nicholas’ 21st birthday.

Florida native Nicholas Dworet had an “obsession” with Hawaii since he was a young boy, his family said, amazing them every time he said with ease the name of the state fish — “humuhumunukunukuapuaa.” Read more

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