Carlina Javonillo

Carlina JAVONILLO 67, Seattle, died suddenly from a cerebral aneurysm on March 16, 2011 in Kent, Washington. Carlina was born December 29, 1943 in Paniqui, Tarlac, Philippines and emigrated to the U.S. in the late 60's. Carlina spent most of her adult life as a floral vendor at the Pike Place Market in Seattle. She shared beauty with others in the flower arrangements she created and in her loving smile as she interacted with her colleagues and customers. Carlina is survived by four children; Jay Javonillo, Joyce Javonillo-Cruz, Vivian Sam, and Vincent Constantino; eleven grandchildren, Alyx and Dylan Javonillo, Christian, Corina, and Cameron Cruz, Carlos Tosta, Aden, Andrew, and Ariana Sam, and Vin and Jeziah Constantino; four siblings, Frances Primero, Avelina Corpuz, Rosalia Matias and Bonifacio Sebastian and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews. Viewings will be Thursday, March 24 from 10am-8pm at the Columbia Funeral Home, 4567 Rainier Avenue South, and on Friday, March 25 from 10am-6pm at the Howden-Kennedy Funeral Home, 3909 Southwest Alaska Street, West Seattle. Recitation of the Rosary will be held on Friday, March 25 at 6 pm at the Howden-Kennedy Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, March 26 at 9 m at St. Edwards Church, 4212 South Mead Street, Seattle. Interment will be at Hillcrest Burial Park, Kent, Washington.

Funeral Home

Columbia Funeral Home - Seattle
(206) 722-1100

Published in The Seattle Times on Mar. 24, 2011