Justin Kainalu Corniel-Tapec born on September 6th, 1990 to Michael Tapec and Sara Corniel. Raised in Gresham, Oregon, where he resided throughout high school, until he made his way to Coeur d’Alene, Idaho for a few years then off to Spokane, Washington to live his adventurous life until he made his way back home to be closer to his family. Justin was a long time caretaker. He had a passion for art, fashion and music. He loved playing the guitar and piano for all to listen.
Justin became a victim of a violent crime and passed on November 29th, 2023 surrounded by all of his loved ones. He is survived by parents Sara Corniel and Michael Tapec, siblings Devin Tapec (Keoni Tapec) and Dylan Tapec (Mateo Tapec), grandparents Gloria Tapec, Roy and Carol Corniel, Memorial Services to be held on January 6th, 2024 at Gresham Memorial Chapel 3:00pm for all to join.