KUULEI MARCIEL FLORES Kuulei Marciel Flores, 73, of Lanikai, Oahu, Hawaii, and King City, California, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, with her family by her side. Kuulei was born March 18, 1941 in Honolulu, Hawaii, to her parents, Helen and Valentine Marciel. She attended K thru 12th grades at Punahou School and also attended Hartnell College. During her working life, she worked for Union Sugar Company. She was a big sports fan. She loved to watch her grandchildren and their friends play sports as well as any other function they might take part in. She was also an avid gamer,. Her jovial nature made her life-long friends wherever she went and she thoroughly enjoyed making people laugh. Kuulei is survived by her children, Robert Kaleo Flores (Chaya), Kenneth Kekona Flores (Lucy), Kanani Barbaree (Blair), Cynnie O'Connor (Danny); grandchildren, Landon Flores (Melinda), Leslee Falkenberg (Blake), Sami O'Connor, Shane O'Connor, Kassie O'Conner, Chase Barbree, Clay Barbree, Zinnia Lopez, Gina Hernandez; great-grandchild, Sage Flores; and her brother, Val Marciel (Diana); nephews and nieces. A Celebration of Life was held in King City on 1/8/2015. At a later date there will be a simple service in Hawaii followed by a spreading of her ashes off Lanikai. Those wishing to make donations in remembrance of Kuulei, may do so to the ALS Association Golden West Chapter, P.O. Box 565, Agoura Hills, CA 91376.
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