Obituaries for July 31, 2015

• Patrick Hallmark • Hilda Cannon • Caroline J. Santos • Kiyoko T. Hashimoto

Patrick Hallmark

Patrick Jay Hallmark of Princeville passed away in Garden Isle Health Care on July 11, 2015, at the age of 72. He was born in Los Angeles, California on July 14, 1942. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and was the proprietor of Hallmark Interiors in Barstow, California.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Reuben “Jack” and Dorothy Hallmark.

Patrick is survived by his wife, Lona Hallmark of Princeville; brother, Richard Hallmark of Barstow, California; two sons, Jason and Bruce and one daughter, Sherry all from Grand Junction, Colorado and 9 grandchildren.

A celebration of his life will be held on Thursday, August 13, 2015, from 2:00 p.m. at Church of the Pacific in Princeville.

Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the Hallmark family with arrangements.

Hilda Cannon

To Very Special Person, we bid a fond farewell. Hilda Domdoma Cannon, 89, died peacefully on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at the Hale Kapuna Heritage Home in Omao. Hilda Cannon was born in Makaweli, Kauai and attended Waimea High School.

She was preceeded in death by her husband, L.T. “Pat” Cannon; father, Fortunato Domdoma; step-father, Sesinando Rafael; mother, Isabella Domdoma Rafael; brother, Alex Domdoma; sister, Margaret Salvador.

Hilda Cannon is survived by son, Milton (Deborah) Valera of California; daughters, Angela (Bruce) Morehead, Of Kauai, Linda (Robert Jr.) Burnz of Idaho; grandchildren, Mark (Christi) Valera of California, Michael (Robin) Valera of California, Matthew (Jen) Valera of California, Melanie Valera of California, Bailey Nakaahiki of Washington, Craig Nakaahiki of Oahu, Chad (Nicole) Morehead of Georgia, Robert-John (Melissa) Burnz of Idaho, Mary-Elizabeth (Richard) Natividad of Oahu; numerous great-grandchildren, great great-grandchildren; brothers, George Domdoma of Oahu, Clarence “Pake” (Betty) Domdoma of Kauai; sisters, Lucy McPalmer of Nevada, Agnes Domdoma of Oahu, Cecelia (Joseph) Cullen of Oahu as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Hilda Cannon and her husband owned and operated hotel gift shops, Top to Toe, Ltd. After the death of her husband, she worked as Director of Catholic Charities on Kauai. After Hurricane Iniki, Hilda Cannon was instrumental in providing hundreds of storage units, building materials, food, and so much more to the people of Kauai through donations. Her accomplishments are too numerous to list.

Hilda was a special friend to many.

A celebration of her life will be held on Monday, August 10 at the St. Raphael Church in Koloa with visitation from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. and Mass celebrated at 10:00 a.m.

Kauai Memorial Gardens and St. Raphael Church assisted the family with arrangements.

Caroline J. Santos

Caroline J. Santos of Lihue, Kauai passed away at Wilcox Memorial Hospital on July 19, 2015, at the age of 77. Born on May 27, 1938 in Ele’ele, Hawai’i, she was a retired hotel housekeeper with Sherton Hotel.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Frances Moura; brothers, Howard and Reginald Moura; and sister MaryAnn Pavao.

She is survived by her son, John K. (Momi) Santos of Kahalui, Maui; five daughters, Debra (Royden) Orsatelli of Ele’ele, Kauai, Sylvia (Robert) Tolentino of Palm Desert, California, Irene (Lyle) Brackenridge of Kapolei, O’ahu, Donna (Tony) Dotimas of Puhi, Kauai, and Lisa Oatis of Kapolei, O’ahu; ten grandchildren, Tina (Tolentino) Marin, Toby Tolentino, Nicole Orsatelli, Ryan Orsatelli, Isaac Dotimas, Kainoa Dotimas, Starlet Santos, and Roxanne (Santos) Lara; eleven great-grandchildren; four sisters, Mildred Pimental of Kalaheo, Dorothy Medeiros of Lihue, Katherine Kua of Lihue, and Violet Yagihara of Hanalei; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Holy Cross Church in Kalaheo. Visitiation begins at 9AM with an 11AM mass to follow. Inurnment will take place at the Holy Cross Cemetery.

Family suggests casual attire and flowers are welcomed.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.

Kiyoko T. Hashimoto

Kiyoko T. Hashimoto of Waimea, Kauai passed away at Kauai Veteran’s Memorial Hospital on July 23, 2015 at the age of 88. Born on June 10, 1927, in Waimea, Kauai, she was a retired sales clerk with Kekaha Store and J. Okada Store.

She is survived by her son, Miles (Claire) Hashimoto of Ele’ele, Hawai’I; daughter, Avis (Malcolm) Onaga of Waipahu, Hawai’I; grandchildren, Alex and Michael Hashimoto, and Jenna and Matthew Onaga; and brother Kenichi (Shirley) Tanigawa of Cypress, California.

Kiyoko is preceded in death by her husband, Junichi Hashimoto; and brothers, George Tanigawa and Steve Tanigawa.

Services are private.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.


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