The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001099981-01
Funeral Notices


In memory of Robert Morris "Smash" Tatom who passed away at the age of 74 on April 12, 2018 at Gulfport Memorial Hospital in Mississippi. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army and served several tours during the Vietnam war. He attended Kahuku High School in Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii and Welders school.
Preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lee Tatom and Ellen Kinimaka. He is survived by wife, Doloris Tatom; children: Ilanu Jenean Tatom, Piilani Marcel Tatom Medeiros, Robert Duke Limaloa Tatom, Summer Tatom, Joseph Tatom, and Amanda Tatom Lacaze; 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his 10 siblings.
Memorial Service will take place on June 3, 2018 at 1:00 pm. His ashes to be scattered
at Kalapaki Bay, Nauwiliwili, Kauai, Hi. Casual attire. Paina to follow at Kalapaki Beach park.