Date of BirthMay 20, 1950

Leilani Santillan Obituary

Date of BirthMay 20, 1950

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Date of PassingJanuary 05, 2017

Leilani Santillan Obituary

from vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Date of BirthMay 20, 1950

Leilani Santillan Obituary

Date of BirthMay 20, 1950

575 Views

Date of PassingJanuary 05, 2017

Leilani Santillan Obituary

from vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Leilani Santillan May 20, 1950-September 5, 2017 Leilani (Lani) Robles Santillan, of Coquitlam BC, passed away suddenly in a car accident on September 5, 2017. She was 67 years old. Lani was born on May 20, 1950 in Manila, Philippines. She attended the Centro Escolar University in Manila where she studied Medical Technology. Lani married Romulo (Romy) Montoya Santillan on July 25, 1973 and they immigrated to Vancouver, Canada in 1975. She worked for BC Bio/Life Labs for over 25 years and retired in 2014. Lani was also very active in her community at St. Joseph's church in Port Moody and she had recently registered at All Saints Church in Coquitlam. She is survived by her husband, Romy, daughters Denise and Lesley, her brother Jojo, two granddaughters Chloe and Dione, and many relatives in the US and the Philippines. Lani will be remembered for her beautiful smile, her happy disposition and her passion to live life to the fullest. A Prayer service will be held on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 7:30 pm at All Saints Catholic Parish 821 Fairfax Street Coquitlam, BC followed by A Funeral Mass on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 11:00 am at All Saints Catholic Parish, burial to follow at Ocean View Burial Park 4000 Imperial Street Burnaby, BC. In lieu of flowers, please donate to The Kidney Foundation of Canada.