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BENJAMIN BOQUECOSA(1943 - 2014)

BENJAMIN BOQUECOSA Benjamin Boquecosa, 70, an entertainer and jack-of-all-trades, of Las Vegas, passed away April 21, 2014, in his sleep at home. He was known as Ben Limbo to his friends in the Phillipines, where he was born Dec. 8, 1943. In the 1960's and 1970's, he was the centerpiece of the Nalani Kele Polynesian Review, as he danced the limbo at the Tropicana and the Stardust hotels in Las Vegas with only a six-inch clearance from the floor to the pole. He had a love of nature, and raised his children in Hawaii. He was preceded in death by his parents, Flaviano Boquecosa and Mary Laput Boquecosa; and brother, Rolly Boquecosa. He is survived by his children, Lawena, Eddie Lee and Lana Malea; brothers, Ed and Bon; sister, Amy; four grandchildren; a niece; and several nephews. Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 3, with services following, both at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 7500 N. Tule Springs Road, Las Vegas, NV 89131.
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