Obituary for Tuesday, May 28, 2019

John Whitney Kaulula‘au Kaulukukui

John Whitney Kaulula‘au Kaulukukui, 64, of Kapaa, died peacefully at Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital on March 23, 2019. He was born in Honolulu on Oct. 18, 1954.

He was preceded in death by mother May L. Wright, father Glenn Kaulukukui Sr., and brothers Glenn Kaulukukui Jr. and Fred Kaulukukui.

He is survived by brothers Roddy (Gina) Kaulukukui and Moses (Michelle) Palisbo-Kaulukukui, sisters Fabian (Anacleto) Kaulukukui-Heloca, Kanani (Carl) Moore and Juliana (Gabriel) Tennberg, and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of life will be held at Kealia Beach Park on Saturday, June 1, beginning at 10 a.m. A paddle-out will follow.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.


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