On Saturday, December 28, 2019 Zachariah “Zacky” Jaimes Somera Gaoiran, loving son, brother, grandson, nephew, and friend, sadly passed away at the age of 19. Zacky was born on April 9, 2000 at Maui Memorial Medical Center in Maui, Hawaii to parents Cecille and Noel Gaoiran. They moved to Seattle in 2001, where they still reside. Zacky also has a brother, Noel Zawika Somera Gaoiran, who greatly looked up to him. Zacky leaves behind his parents, brother, grandparents, aunties, uncles, cousins, friends, and a dog named Musibi, who will all truly miss him very much. Zacky graduated in 2018 with his high school diploma from Auburn Mountainview and his associate’s degree from Green River Community College. This bright, young man was on his way to graduating this year with his bachelor’s degree in business and fashion design where he sewed and modeled his own clothing.

Zacky had a passion for fashion and photography. He loved to dance and hang out with his friends. He loved to eat pho and drink Vietnamese coffee and boba.

A viewing visitation will be held on January 12th from 2-6pm at Edline-Yahn and Covington Funeral Chapel, 27221 156th Ave SE, Kent, WA 98042. A funeral service will be held January 13th at 11 am at the same location. After the service, the burial will be held at Tahoma National Cemetery.

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