Fe Estrella Canto ‘Ester’ Hill

Fe Estrella Canto “Ester” Hill passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018, at Palmdale Regional Medical Center.

Ester was born on Dec. 20, 1949, to Pedro and Lucia Canto in Bato, Leyte, Philippines. She was married to the love of her life, James Hill, of Ridgecrest for 43 years. Ester dedicated her life to her family and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. Her passion was her roses, and she enjoyed reading and playing games on her iPad.

Ester is survived by her husband Jim, children Wilma Ogas of Ridgecrest, and James Hill III of San Francisco, two grandchildren, four sisters and four brothers. Ester will be greatly missed, but is always with us in spirit.

— Submitted by the loved ones of Fe Estrella Canto Hill

Story First Published: 2018-03-30