Marciel Tapucol Tapuro, 95, of Kahului passed away on August 21, 2021 at Hospice Maui Hale. He was born on August 1, 1926 here on Maui, Hawaii in Pu'unene.
He is survived by his wife, Dorotea Tapuro and 5 children.
(Angelita & Mark Astrella, Florida Tapuro, Edwin & Marilyn Tapuro,
Virginia Tapuro & Leo Malacas, and Antonio Tapuro & Adelaida Redaus)
Along with 11 grandchildren: Mariflor Tapuro, Ceasar Carinio Jr & Cecile Carinio,
Ben Del Castillo Jr & Leslie Billones, Rhaggie Tapuro, Angel May Tapuro Dumlao & Christian Samonte, Joshua & Austin Tapuro, Maria Lanakila Tapuro Cuenca, Allen Cris Rotaquio, Zhedric Tapuro & Zyra Tapuro
And lastly, 10 great grandchildren: Sheree & Christy Piano, Caesar Ill, Cassie & Carrie Carinio, Jarren & Jasmine Domingo, Ethan Jay & Elijah del Castillo, and Lance Marciel Samonte
Marciel worked at Maui Land & Pineapple Company. Marie Callendar's and Compadres Restaurant as a dishwasher at Lahaina Cannery Mall.
Marciel loved fishing, spearfishing, cowboy/action movies, wrestling, & building things. He was also a hilot healer. He enjoyed spending time with family and just simply having a great time.
On behalf of my family and l, we want to give a huge thank you to the Maui Memorial Medical Center and Hospice Maui Hale for taking care of our grandpa and making him feel comfortable, until his very last breath. We also want to thank Norman's Mortuary and Maui Memorial Park for helping us coordinate funeral plans for our beloved grandpa Marciel Tapuro. Lastly, we want to thank each and every one of you that came today, showed us love, and supported my family and I through this difficult time. We really appreciate it from the bottom of our hearts!