CHEATUM, KATHLEEN HILLMAN Dec. 17, 1940 to Jan. 16, 2013 Kathleen passed away at home on January 16, 2013. She was born in Dallas, Texas to Virgil and Mabel Hillman. She moved from Dallas to San Diego in 1986. Her daughters, Kathy (Tony) and Melissa (Russ), her son, Chris, and her grandchildren, Hank and Lauren, survive her and will miss her dearly. Kathleen loved music, travel, football and her dog Julie, her constant companion for the last five years. Kathleen was actively involved in Kiwanis and was a Super Distinguished Lt. Governor of Division 21 Kiwanis, District of CA, NV and HI from 2000-2001. She also sang with and was board president of the San Diego Master Chorale for many years. A celebration of Kathleen's life will be scheduled in Dallas at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Humane Society.

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Feb. 9, 2013