Sadly and unexpectedly Rosemary, Patrick, and Sammy lost their mother Kaimi to a sudden stroke on August 28, 2018. These 3 amazing children have already perservered so many heartbreaks and obstacles, beginning with the sudden loss of there father Patrick Strickland in 2002. Overcoming their grief, and with the help of their widowed mother, they fearlessly pursued their future! Rosemary graduated from the University of Hawaii in May earning her degree in Hawaiin Culture and Language. She also danced in the national Merrie Monarch competition. Patrick took his talent in baseball to another level, pitching for SRJC helping lead his team into playoffs. Sammy is currently pursuing his dream of becoming a culinary master, working in a high end restaurant in Kauai. They are all truly gracious, loving, intelligent, and hardworking young adults. They are forging their future without either of their parents. Any donations will go directly to Rosemary to help pay for funeral and memorial expenses! Thank you all for your love and support!+ Read More
Rosemary, Patrick, and Sammy are doing the best they can dealing with their heartbreak. They are holding together with the support of family and friends. They will put their mom to rest on Friday morning at 9:00am. Their first payment is due to the mortuary on Thursday and is $4,000.00. I am so humbled by all of your generosity and filled with so much love by all of your kindness and support! We have raised enough $ to cover the first big bill for Kaimi’s kids! Thank you, thank you for extending your help and love to our entire family, it is truly a blessing. More expenses will be coming at the kids, so all the $ we can continue to raise will help ease the burden for them! Mahalo and much love!