Former Alamosa resident of Colorado Springs, Kiana Rae O誰eil, 14, passed away December 23, 2013. Kiana was born on February 15, 1999 in Honolulu, Hawaii, the daughter of Gary O誰eil and Monica Meade. Kiana was an amazing and loving daughter, sister, granddaughter, great-granddaughter, niece, cousin, and friend who enjoyed CrossFit, dancing, singing, she loved to laugh, but above all she cherished the time she spent with her family and friends.
Survivors include her father Gary (Melissa) O誰eil of Williams, AZ; her mother Monica (Daniel) Meade of Alamosa, CO; sisters Kaila and Ava, grandparents Tom and Darlene Medina of Alamosa, CO; Ivan and Vivian O誰eil of Marana, AZ; Richard and Tina Meade of Cole Camp, MO; Deb and Jim Poyda of Medford,WI; great-grandparents George and Lucy Martinez of Romeo, CO. She is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Kiana was preceded in death by her great-grandparents Adelmo Medina, Rae Medina, Lucy Reyes, and Johnnie O誰eil.
A Vigil Service with Recitation of the Rosary will be held on Friday, December 27, 2013 at 7:00 PM at the Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church in La Jara. A Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 10:00 AM also at the Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.