Mr. Kauka Makaokalani Medeiros, age 23, of LaGrange, died on January 17, 2014, at the West Georgia Health.
He was born on July 10, 1990, in LaGrange to George Medeiros, Jr. and Michelle Kapaona Medeiros. Mr. Medeiros was a 2008 graduate of LaGrange High School who enjoyed playing the drums and cherished the love of his family. He was currently employed by Hanil E. Hwa.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his young daughter, Madilyn Medeiros; sister, Nani Abercrombie and her husband John of LaGrange; fiancee, Jessica Shelnutt of LaGrange; grandparents, George Medeiros, Sr. of Las Vegas, Alexander Kapaona of LaGrange and Catherine Kapaona of LaGrange; other relatives and a host of friends.
Funeral services will be held on Friday evening, January 24, 2014, at 7:00 pm at the Higgins LaGrange Chapel. Family will receive friends on Friday from 5-7 pm at the funeral home. A memorial fund has been established on behalf of Mr. Medeiros. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginslagrangechapel.com.
Higgins LaGrange Chapel Funeral Home, 706-884-7117.